Pennsylvania special election is a close race

House of Representatives, speaks during a campaign rally with members of the United Mine Workers of America at the Greene County Fairgrounds in Waynesburg, Pennsylvania, on Sunday. But the race has tightened in the closing weeks with ten of millions ... More..

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Bombs, many questions -- what we know about Austin box explosions
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Bombs, many questions -- what we know about Austin box explosions

The man and the teenage victim of the explosions are Black and the woman is Hispanic, and investigators have not ruled out the possibility that the incidents were racially motivated. Anyone who finds a suspicio...More..

Trump's longtime personal assistant fired over security issues
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Trump's longtime personal assistant fired over security issues

On Tuesday morning, the Trump reelection campaign announced that McEntee had just been hired as a senior adviser for campaign operations. According to the Wall Street Journal , McEntee was escorted out of the ...More..

Japan's embattled finance minister mulling skipping G20 gathering
by | Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Japan's embattled finance minister mulling skipping G20 gathering

Today (March 12), in a major admission , the finance ministry said it had altered related documents it submitted to parliament as part of the probe. Aso said responsibility for the alterations lies with Nobu...More..

Maharashtra farmers march: Agitators arrive at agreement with govt, withdraw stir
by | Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Maharashtra farmers march: Agitators arrive at agreement with govt, withdraw stir

The state also assured organisers of the march that farm land would not be acquired without consent for projects, including the Mumbai-Nagpur Samruddhi expressway and the bullet train project. Middle Class ho...More..

White House officials alarmed at education secretary's '60 Minutes' performance
by | Tuesday, March 13, 2018

White House officials alarmed at education secretary's '60 Minutes' performance

DeVos spoke about a number of other issues during her interview, including whether teachers should be allowed to carry guns in schools, rolling back Obama-era regulations, and being the frequent target of pro...More..

New Zealand held to 223 despite Santner, Nicholls fifties
by | Tuesday, March 13, 2018

New Zealand held to 223 despite Santner, Nicholls fifties

He has been named in a New Zealand XI side to face England in a two-day red ball match in Hamilton on Friday and Saturday, but Hesson said he was "unlikely" to play in that. A rather weird series for Colin Mun...More..

Warren says she has no intention of running for United States presidency
by | Monday, March 12, 2018

Warren says she has no intention of running for United States presidency

Warren had tried to deal with the issue in a speech last month to the National Congress of American Indians, vowing to use the attacks to "lift up" native peoples every time she is attacked. Trump referred to W...More..

Stanford falls in quarterfinals of Pac-12 tournament
by | Monday, March 12, 2018

Stanford falls in quarterfinals of Pac-12 tournament

They did so in the first half outrebounding the Wildcats and failed to get an offensive rebound. In three tournament games, Ayton averaged 24.7 points, 12.7 rebounds and 2.0 blocks per game. Being only down f...More..

Binghamton University student found dead in apartment
by | Monday, March 12, 2018

Binghamton University student found dead in apartment

Friday. Investigators now want to find the male student with whom she had a relationship. Authorities in upstate NY are investigating the death of a Binghamton University nursing student. University officia...More..

Tamil Nadu: Kurangani hills forest fire doused, death toll reaches 9
by | Monday, March 12, 2018

Tamil Nadu: Kurangani hills forest fire doused, death toll reaches 9

The helicopter will carry out a survey on the spread of the fire and its intensity. "Awareness programmes are also being conducted", Pallavi Baldev, collector of district Theni , said. "There are many places i...More..

McDonald's Flips Logo To Mark Women's Day
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

McDonald's Flips Logo To Mark Women's Day

INTERNATIONAL Women's Day is observed each year on March 8, but this year there seem to be more events than ever planned for TT. Happy International Women's Day everyone! Moreover, I have worked with C...More..

European Union to respond to USA tariffs within 90 days if not exempt
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

European Union to respond to USA tariffs within 90 days if not exempt

Most experts agree that China is not moving fast enough to close steel mills and aluminum smelters that it no longer needs because its economy is growing more slowly as it has gotten much bigger. The tariff...More..

UK Labour suspends members over anti-Semitic Facebook page
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

UK Labour suspends members over anti-Semitic Facebook page

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn is to open the Party's conference in the Scottish city of Dundee on March 9, claiming that his shadow cabinet is a "government in waiting", on the verge of seizing a further twenty...More..

Israel army slays Palestinian man in West Bank clash
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Israel army slays Palestinian man in West Bank clash

A Palestinian man was killed during clashes with Israeli army forces near the West Bank city of Nablus Saturday, according to a Palestinian Red Crescent spokesperson. At least 31 Palestinians and two Israelis h...More..

Spy poisoning is latest in string of suspicious cases in UK
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Spy poisoning is latest in string of suspicious cases in UK

Sergei Skripal, who passed Russian secrets to Britain, and his daughter Yulia, have been in intensive care since they were found slumped unconscious on a bench last week in Salisbury . British authorities have...More..

Right To Die With Dignity - Passive Euthanasia Permissible With Guidelines - Says SC
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Right To Die With Dignity - Passive Euthanasia Permissible With Guidelines - Says SC

Living wills authorise doctors and relatives to exercise passive euthanasia and withdraw life support in the event of terminal illness or slide into a vegetative state or irreversible coma. Meena Ganesh, MD ...More..

SIT arrests Naveen Kumar in Gauri Lankesh murder case
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

SIT arrests Naveen Kumar in Gauri Lankesh murder case

Hearing the submission, the magistrate reserved the order to March 12. In an interview to Reuters in 2015, the members of the Sanatan Sanstha said they were preparing for the advent of a divine Hindu kingdom ...More..

Kenyan president, opposition leader call truce
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Kenyan president, opposition leader call truce

The president said the government's initiative known as the Last Mile Connectivity, meant to connect as many Kenyans as possible to electricity, is still ongoing and therefore presents opportunities for the pri...More..

Erdogan: Turkish Forces to Enter Afrin At Any Moment
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Erdogan: Turkish Forces to Enter Afrin At Any Moment

The Turkish Armed Forces (TAF) and Free Syrian Army (FSA) fighters are now only five kilometers away from the Afrin city center, as Turkey's Operation Olive Branch enters its 50th day. It said they had al...More..

After Lenin and Periyar, vandals target statues of Mahatma Gandhi and Ambedkar
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

After Lenin and Periyar, vandals target statues of Mahatma Gandhi and Ambedkar

As per reports, some unknown people damaged the statue of the father of the nation. Reacting to the incidents of vandalism, Minister of Home Affairs (MHA) said, "Incidents of toppling of statues have been rep...More..

Shefin Jahan, Hadiya head to Kerala following SC order
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Shefin Jahan, Hadiya head to Kerala following SC order

Jahan had moved the apex court after the Kerala high court annulled the marriage. Justice Chandrachud said that even assuming that Hadiya was to be sent to West Asia to join a terror outfit, the government co...More..

Sen. Hirono Comments on North Korea Talks
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Sen. Hirono Comments on North Korea Talks

One obstacle the US State Department faces ahead of talks is a lack of senior diplomats experienced in dealing with North Korea. "I renew my call for the president to appoint an American ambassador to South...More..

3 hostages taken, shots fired at Yountville Veterans Home
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

3 hostages taken, shots fired at Yountville Veterans Home

Earlier, it emerged the veterans home was on lockdown after reports of shots fired. The veterans home is an important part of the Napa Valley Community, with the 1,200-seat Lincoln Theater, a golf course and ...More..

Ready for (Trade) War
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Ready for (Trade) War

China warned the United States on Thursday that everyone would be harmed if President Donald Trump launches a trade war, as official figures showed the Asian power maintained a robust trade surplus with the U...More..