Hockey players to bump fists to prevent spread of norovirus

The U.S. booked their spot in the gold medal contest with a 5-0 win over Finland while Canada take on the Olympic Athletes from Russian Federation team later on Monday. "That would be a disaster if a good team is just taken out because of that". "H... More..

by | Published more than a month ago
Florida rally to ban assault-style weapons is set for Wednesday
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Florida rally to ban assault-style weapons is set for Wednesday

Meanwhile, some lawmakers who are thinking of running on a statewide ticket are mindful of their sensitive positions, since gun owners make up huge voting blocs in some parts of the state, especially the Panhan...More..

by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

North Korea skips secret meeting with Mike Pence

The encounter would have been the first scheduled between senior officials from the Trump administration and Pyongyang , which are in a standoff over the North's development of nuclear weapons capable of hitti...More..

North Korean Threat Widens to Target Multinationals
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

North Korean Threat Widens to Target Multinationals

First , the White House dropped Victor Cha as a candidate for ambassador to South Korea after he criticized the idea of a U.S. pre-emptive strike, or "bloody nose" strategy, on North Korea. The bitcoin exchan...More..

El Petro allegedly raises $735 mln on first day of pre-sale
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

El Petro allegedly raises $735 mln on first day of pre-sale

With crushing debt and a starving population, the Maduro government in Venezuela is launching what it says is the world's first sovereign cryptocurrency. The manual also explains how to protect user's private...More..

Sri Lankan President's party to stay in unity government
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Sri Lankan President's party to stay in unity government

Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has been under intense pressure to resign after former president Mahinda Rajapaksa swept local government elections last week. UNP ministers had also called on t...More..

Sunday sales bill needs Senate vote, governor's approval
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Sunday sales bill needs Senate vote, governor's approval

While both the House and Senate bills started off as identical documents, a budget proposed by the Joint Appropriations Committee , the amendments added in both houses will result in two different budget prop...More..

Macon's 26 Points Not Enough To Stop Kentucky
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Macon's 26 Points Not Enough To Stop Kentucky

Remember after the loss at SC when Knox said the teams didn't listen to what Calipari told them. I'm happy where this team is going, but this league is a bear. Anton Beard and Jaylen Barford added 13 and 12. ...More..

Maryland police officer shot and killed; suspect dead
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Maryland police officer shot and killed; suspect dead

Officers set up containment of the area and called in a police dog from Prince George. The suspect was also killed. Police chief Hank Stawinski said via Twitter he would speak to the media and asked for patie...More..

President Donald Trump Turns Obama's Words Against Former President Over Twitter
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

President Donald Trump Turns Obama's Words Against Former President Over Twitter

The left seems convinced that Mueller is the process of removing Trump from office, maybe even putting him and his family in prison, and eradicating the cancerous polyp from our collective faces that is the r...More..

Ramaphosa hosts farewell function for Zuma
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Ramaphosa hosts farewell function for Zuma

Judge Farlam‚ a retired judge of the Supreme Court of Appeal‚ was appointed as the chairperson of the commission on August 23 2012‚ by former president Jacob Zuma. "People must give him [Ramaphosa] some underst...More..

Yobe attack: 48 missing girls have returned, says govt
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Yobe attack: 48 missing girls have returned, says govt

Fifty-seven escaped in the immediate aftermath and since May past year, 107 have either escaped or been released as part of a government-brokered deal. Some of the girls had fled to villages up to 30 kilometres...More..

Met Police Lose Appeal Against John Worboys Victims - Here's Why It's Important
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Met Police Lose Appeal Against John Worboys Victims - Here's Why It's Important

Police challenged the ruling, but it was upheld by the Court of Appeal, so the appeal was taken to the Supreme Court past year. "I can't take the 105". It means that if a police force conducts an investigation ...More..

Trump orders new regulations on bump stocks
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Trump orders new regulations on bump stocks

The fact was brought into stark relief as details about Nikolas Cruz , who legally purchased his AR-15 when he was 18 a year ago, emerged after he killed 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School . ...More..

Stoneman Douglas survivors demand change at FL capitol
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Stoneman Douglas survivors demand change at FL capitol

People mourn in front of candles and tributes at a park where crosses where placed to commemorate the victims of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School . president has received from the powerful ...More..

Sarah Sanders attempt to explain recent Trump tweet embarrassingly bad, possibly illegal
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Sarah Sanders attempt to explain recent Trump tweet embarrassingly bad, possibly illegal

What he's saying is it didn't have an impact, and it certainly wasn't with help from the Trump campaign. "By 2016, defendants and their co-conspirators used their fictitious online personas to interfere with ...More..

Arizona Couple Arrested After Police Find Children Locked up in Deplorable Conditions
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Arizona Couple Arrested After Police Find Children Locked up in Deplorable Conditions

A couple in Arizona has been arrested after police officers found their adopted children locked in their bedrooms with little food or water. Benito Gutierrez, 69, and Carol Gutierrez, 64, face three counts of...More..

by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Bitter cold Siberian weather with snow could engulf Ireland in coming days

A blast of cold weather known as the " Beast from the East " is set to send temperatures plummeting across Surrey and Hampshire. Big freeze to bring risk of "significant snow" to YorkshireA huge high pressre...More..

High expectations for Minister Gigaba's Budget
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

High expectations for Minister Gigaba's Budget

Ramaphosa's government faces an uphill battle to revitalise growth and create jobs in a nation still polarized by race and inequality more than two decades after the end of white-minority rule in 1994. The budg...More..

Suspicious vehicle spotted near White House
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Suspicious vehicle spotted near White House

At least a dozen emergency vehicles were called to the scene. The neabry New Executive Officie building in Washington DC was cleared of staff, according to the Secret Service. . Explosive Ordinance Detectio...More..

FBI Says It Failed to Pursue Warning on Florida School Shooter
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

FBI Says It Failed to Pursue Warning on Florida School Shooter

Cruz, 19, entered Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida , on Wednesday afternoon and began shooting with a legally purchased AR-15 rifle. "Somebody who has a mental health issue, how in t...More..

North Korea cancelled meeting with Pence at the Olympics, says White House
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

North Korea cancelled meeting with Pence at the Olympics, says White House

South Korea has also been floating the idea of co-hosting the 2021 Asian Winter Games with North Korea , which the South's Yonhap news agency on February 20 reported a North Korean official as saying mi...More..

Hunter Gives AR-15 to Cops Saying, 'I Don't Need It'
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Hunter Gives AR-15 to Cops Saying, 'I Don't Need It'

A hunter, stunned by last week's Florida school shooting that ended 17 lives, made a decision to hand over his AR-15 rifle to the cops, saying "I don't need it", according to USA Today . "I don't see any chang...More..

North Korea canceled Olympics meeting with Mike Pence at last minute
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

North Korea canceled Olympics meeting with Mike Pence at last minute

Kim Yo Jong , the North Korean leader's younger sister, and Kim Yong Nam, the country's ceremonial head of state, attended the opening ceremonies February 9, as part of an Olympic detente with host South Korea...More..

Democrat Takes Kentucky House Seat in District Trump Won by 49 Points
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Democrat Takes Kentucky House Seat in District Trump Won by 49 Points

Democrat Linda Belcher was just pronounced the victor of the special election in Kentucky's House District 49 , a seat that Donald Trump carried by a 72-23 margin in 2016 and that went 66-33 for Mitt Ro...More..

GOP Aide Accuses Florida Shooting Survivors Of 'Actors'
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

GOP Aide Accuses Florida Shooting Survivors Of 'Actors'

Benjamin Kelly , an aide to State Rep. Shawn Harrison , responded to the story a couple of hours later by telling the story's reporter Alex Leary that the pair were not indeed students, but actors. Kelly sai...More..

Evangelist Pastor Billy Graham Dies At 99
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Evangelist Pastor Billy Graham Dies At 99

Todd Starnes joined the "Fox & Friends" co-hosts Wednesday morning to react to the passing of iconic Christian evangelist Rev. Billy Graham . Graham served as a counselor or minister to a dozen USA president...More..

SC reserves judgement in Election Act case
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

SC reserves judgement in Election Act case

The apex court on January 1 declared as maintainable the petitions challenging the act, a part of which has paved the way for the deposed premier Nawaz Sharif to head his party after his disqualification on Jul...More..

Juergen Braehmer Out Of WBSS With Influenza, Replacement Announced
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Juergen Braehmer Out Of WBSS With Influenza, Replacement Announced

Braehmer has been suffering from influenza and yesterday revealed he would be unable to compete against Smith at the Arena Nürnberger Versicherung. I study everyone in my weight division. Groves (28-3, 20 KOs...More..

Is Ed Sheeran already married? Singer wears 'wedding band' at O2 gig
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Is Ed Sheeran already married? Singer wears 'wedding band' at O2 gig

What you got there, Ed? The star, who recently bought four adjacent homes in a Suffolk village to create a love nest for his fiancée, told the audience he had been getting excited about kitchens now he was ...More..

by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Flash Flood Watch for All Hawai'i Islands

The National Weather Service in Paducah has issued a flood watch for all of southern IL, southwest in, western Kentucky, and southeast Missouri through late Wednesday night. The National Weather Service now...More..

Britain's Davis vows no post-Brexit 'dystopia'
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Britain's Davis vows no post-Brexit 'dystopia'

Prime minister Theresa May is facing a potentially unsafe outcry from 62 members of her own party who are demanding a quick, clean break from the European Union, just as she tries to finalise her Brexit pla...More..

West Virginia plays Baylor in college basketball
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

West Virginia plays Baylor in college basketball

The 40-18 halftime deficit marked the widest for Baylor all season, eclipsing the 40-19 hole the Bears dug during a December 29 loss at Texas Tech . Junior guard Jake Lindsey said the Bears used so muc...More..

Statement on International Mother Language Day
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Statement on International Mother Language Day

For PanSALB, a day is not enough to celebrate our diversity of languages, especially in a country that has 11 official languages. International Mother Language Day has been observed every year since Februar...More..

Data Management, Blockchain and GDPR Compliance
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Data Management, Blockchain and GDPR Compliance

The demand for data protection-type skills comes just months before the official GDPR deadline on 25 May. "Contracts must now be in place between the data controller and data processor in each of these data...More..

Florida legislators vote down attempt to revive ban on assault rifles
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Florida legislators vote down attempt to revive ban on assault rifles

This time, it could be different, because the issue is being taken up by the people most affected by high school shootings: high school students. "We are going to be the last mass shooting", she told the ...More..

by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Green Square Capital LLC Sells 10707 Shares of AbbVie Inc (ABBV)

It has underperformed by 6.07% the S&P500. Gateway Investment Advisers Llc increased its stake in Westar Energy Inc (WR) by 33% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Sii Invs Wi has 0.08%...More..

Handguns found in home of teen who brought handgun to school
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Handguns found in home of teen who brought handgun to school

The Montgomery County police officers soon arrived on campus and detained Chen on multiple charges - including handgun on a person and unsafe weapon on school property. In it, there's no wording regarding any...More..

President Trump hits FBI over 'protocol' failure in Florida shooting
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

President Trump hits FBI over 'protocol' failure in Florida shooting

February 18, 2018 . Also on Saturday, thousands of students , parents, teachers and neighbours held signs and pushed for gun control legislation in Fort Lauderdale, Florida , days after 17 people were shot ...More..

Officer, suspect, woman dead after Alabama standoff
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Officer, suspect, woman dead after Alabama standoff

That's when Holly started shooting at police, and Officer Billa was hit. He said Hollie opened fire on officers who had set a perimeter around his Toulminville residence, striking Billa. We don't know at this t...More..

LHC disposes of petition seeking public hanging of Zainab's rapist
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

LHC disposes of petition seeking public hanging of Zainab's rapist

The Lahore High Court disposed on Wednesday a petition seeking public hanging of the main accused in the rape and murder case of Kasur's Zainab . Munir Siyal said on Tuesday that Mohammad Imran filed the a...More..

Summit of Indonesian volcano Mt Sinabung 'annihilated' by eruption
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Summit of Indonesian volcano Mt Sinabung 'annihilated' by eruption

Shocking footage from Imam Mahmudi shows children running from a school in the village of Karo in Indonesia as Mt Sinabung let out a huge ash cloud and shrouded villages into darkness. A villager sprays pestici...More..

Florida high school shooting: Shame on you - Students tell Trumps
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Florida high school shooting: Shame on you - Students tell Trumps

Former Deputy Attorney General Sally Yates expressed outrage at Trump's suggestion that the Federal Bureau of Investigation was too focused on the Russian Federation probe to chase leads that might have preve...More..

Trump orders ban on 'bump stock' gun modifications
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Trump orders ban on 'bump stock' gun modifications

Following the deadly school shooting in Florida on February 14, President Trump is directing the Department of Justice to develop regulations to ban bump stocks. Numerous students who survived the shootin...More..

Erdogan: Pro-regime groups in Afrin issue 'closed'
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Erdogan: Pro-regime groups in Afrin issue 'closed'

Paramilitary forces backing Syrian President Bashar al-Assad arrived in Afrin on Tuesday to help the YPG, which said they would deploy near the border. But a YPG official and a pro-Assad military commander de...More..

by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Gov. Scott Goes After FBI After School Shooting

The FBI is one of the few institutions that, no matter how often it screws up in major ways, no matter that there is something deeply wrong with the place, never seems to be held accountable. As in the Florid...More..

Catherine Nevin, The Woman Dubbed
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Catherine Nevin, The Woman Dubbed "The Black Widow", Has Died

Interest in the murder case was so intense that reporting of it saw newspaper columns given over to discussing her clothing choices and other aspects of her appearance, and she was dubbed "the Black Widow". She...More..

Lucknow Investor Meet : BJP MLA Lokendra Singh dies in road accident
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Lucknow Investor Meet : BJP MLA Lokendra Singh dies in road accident

Besides Singh, the 45-year-old MLA from Noorpur constituency in Bijnore district, his two bodyguards and the trucks cleaner were also killed, police said. Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed his condolen...More..

Uber May Sell Southeast Asian Business To Grab
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Uber May Sell Southeast Asian Business To Grab

Grab has a similar dominant market share in the ASEAN bloc, with a presence in more than 100 Southeast Asian cities. Grab was in the middle of raising a $2.5 billion round of investments from sources including ...More..

Get Back Nirav Modi While Returning from Abroad: Rahul Tells PM
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Get Back Nirav Modi While Returning from Abroad: Rahul Tells PM

S. Yeddyurappa on Wednesday took a jibe at Congress president Rahul Gandhi and called him a "kid". The Congress chief on February 16 also lashed out at the Narendra Modi-led Central government, saying that ...More..