NBC Sports Secures Rights to Indianapolis 500 Race

This centralization will simplify the process for viewers and, as series officials hope, boost the sport's popularity to gain the market share that it has lost to NASCAR over time. NBC will replace ABC as the network home of the Indy 500, starting... More..

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Senators press Trump, Obama officials on Russian interference in past elections
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

Senators press Trump, Obama officials on Russian interference in past elections

Wednesday's hearing features testimony from DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, former DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson, as well as representatives from the National Association of Secretaries of State and the National As...More..

The Best One-Star Reviews Of John Oliver's Children's Book
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

The Best One-Star Reviews Of John Oliver's Children's Book

As Amazon struggles to keep up with demand for John Oliver and Jill Twiss's children's book chronicling the romance between the Pences' pet bunny, Marlon Bundo , and another boy bunny, a member of th...More..

Zimbabweans return Sh59.8 billion illegally stashed overseas
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

Zimbabweans return Sh59.8 billion illegally stashed overseas

Mnangagwa's brief response, posted on his official Twitter account and bearing the seal of the presidency, added that Mugabe "is entitled to express himself freely, as is the case for any private citizen". Jona...More..

Stock Can't Reverse The Downward Trend: Walmart Inc. (NYSE:WMT)
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

Stock Can't Reverse The Downward Trend: Walmart Inc. (NYSE:WMT)

Financial Advisory Group who had been investing in Wal for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $260.54B market cap company. The stock increased 0.29% or $0.2567 during the last trading session,...More..

Md. school shooting victims still in hospitals
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

Md. school shooting victims still in hospitals

When I had called her, she had to whisper because she was hiding. Sheriff's deputy Blaine Gaskill, a five-year law enforcement veteran assigned last summer as Great Mills' school resource officer, fired a rou...More..

Forecasting models 'struggling' - even as the storm's on our doorstep
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

Forecasting models 'struggling' - even as the storm's on our doorstep

The Virginia Department of Transportation stated that it plans to have crews on standby to treat roads with sand and salt once snow and freezing rain begin to fall in the region. "As we head into April, most ...More..

California teacher who bashed military during classroom rant gets fired
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

California teacher who bashed military during classroom rant gets fired

But in a text message to the Whittier Daily News , he said that it "would not be appropriate to comment until I am officially notified of a decision by the District". "I don't think it's all a revelation to an...More..

Self-proclaimed Holocaust denier wins Republican nomination for Congress
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Self-proclaimed Holocaust denier wins Republican nomination for Congress

Jones in recent weeks, blanketing the district with campaign fliers and robocalls urging voters to "stop Illinois Nazis", according to a robocall script provided by the party. Kirsten Gillibrand and Bernie Sand...More..

Trump touts 'great friendship' with Saudi Arabia
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Trump touts 'great friendship' with Saudi Arabia

Trump held up a printed pictorial chart describing different defence deals. "The deal is coming up in one month and we'll see what happens". "That is what is going on in Yemen today as a result of the Saudi...More..

'BJP-JD (U) used Cambridge Analytica services in 2010', says Congress
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

'BJP-JD (U) used Cambridge Analytica services in 2010', says Congress

Prasad alleged that the Congress resorted to data theft and data manipulation to win elections and questioned the role of the Cambridge Analytica in the social media management of Congress and party president ...More..

MS official to take US Senate seat of retiring 80-year-old
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

MS official to take US Senate seat of retiring 80-year-old

Governor Bryant said, "Commissioner Hyde-Smith has worked tirelessly on behalf of the men and women in agriculture, Mississippi's largest industry and a treasured way of life in our state", Gov. Representatives...More..

HTC to launch standalone Vive Focus headset outside of China
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

HTC to launch standalone Vive Focus headset outside of China

That said, the VR industry has always lacked any real mid-range offerings. Though the device's standalone nature will likely be reason enough for many to pick a Focus up upon release, HTC has also been pushin...More..

Kosovo lawmakers approve contentious border deal
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Kosovo lawmakers approve contentious border deal

The border agreement with Montenegro is being opposed by Kosovo's main opposition party Vetvendosje, who say the deal is damaging and unfair for Kosovo. Eight opposition lawmakers involved in setting off the te...More..

South Korea, DPRK, US May Hold Trilateral Summit
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

South Korea, DPRK, US May Hold Trilateral Summit

The reclusive North routinely denounces the drills as preparation for war. Choe Kang Il, a senior Pyongyang diplomat handling ties with the U.S., is now in Finland for discussions with the retired former Un...More..

Palestinian Prez Abbas calls US envoy to Israel 'son of a dog'
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Palestinian Prez Abbas calls US envoy to Israel 'son of a dog'

Trump's special envoy to the Middle East, Jason Greenblatt, also commented on Abbas' remarks, saying "the time has come for President Abbas to choose between hateful rhetoric and concrete and practical effort...More..

Billionaire Pritzker, Rauner win in IL governor primaries
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Billionaire Pritzker, Rauner win in IL governor primaries

The multi-millionaire spent about $65 million to win his last race in 2014, heavily outspending his opponents in the race, and has dropped tens of millions more already in this contest. Governor Rauner will...More..

Trump ordered White House officials to sign nondisclosure agreements
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Trump ordered White House officials to sign nondisclosure agreements

When Mr. McGahn told Mr. Trump it would be hard to bind federal employees to such an agreement, Mr. Trump pushed back, believing that its existence could act as a deterrent to would-be leakers, a person with di...More..

Jayalalithaa refused to go to hospital, Sasikala tells inquiry commission
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Jayalalithaa refused to go to hospital, Sasikala tells inquiry commission

In a 55-page, 99-paragraph affidavit filed on March 12, Sasikala states that former Tamil Nadu CM was at her Poes Garden residence. "She passed out and I called the doctor for an ambulance", she said, adding, t...More..

Korea to send 160-member art troupe to NK for concerts
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Korea to send 160-member art troupe to NK for concerts

The performances, announced by the South's Ministry of Unification after talks with North Korean delegates, come after North Korean musicians and martial artists traveled to the South for the Winter Olympics...More..

Oil settles at March high, buoyed by Middle East tensions
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Oil settles at March high, buoyed by Middle East tensions

Such a decision would raise the risk of the OPEC member's oil exports being curbed by sanctions. Official US production and inventory data will be released by the Energy Information Administration (EIA) lat...More..

Death Toll Rises To 26 In Kabul Explosion
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Death Toll Rises To 26 In Kabul Explosion

Afghan officials fear that the death toll from the attack may rise. The MoI has confirmed 26 killed however Kabul's acting police chief Dawood Amin said 23 people were killed and 25 were wounded. President ...More..

Congress Chief Rahul authorized to constitute CWC ahead of Bypolls
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Congress Chief Rahul authorized to constitute CWC ahead of Bypolls

Referring to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's promises like bringing back black money and creating 2 crore jobs a year, Rahul asked him to walk the talk by referring to the famous saying of social reformer Basa...More..

Suspect in Friday morning robbery near campus turns self in
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Suspect in Friday morning robbery near campus turns self in

That suspect was taken into custody, and then the second suspect was located and taken into custody. Police say the suspect is described as a black male wearing a mask, red hoodie, blue jeans and dark colored...More..

Congress leader Raj Babbar quits as Uttar Pradesh party chief
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Congress leader Raj Babbar quits as Uttar Pradesh party chief

The Congress on Wednesday dismissed reports that its UP president Raj Babbar has tendered his resignation. While Naik, 71, specifically pointed out that his resignation was to make way for younger Congress ...More..

Fifth Texas Blast, Investigators Suspect Serial Bomber
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Fifth Texas Blast, Investigators Suspect Serial Bomber

Austin Police chief Brian Manley said the 24-year-old white male, who has not been named, had been tracked down to a hotel in Round Rock, near the USA state's capital. Reyes said the person was taken to a hospi...More..

Senate Intel Panel Unveil Election Security Recommendations
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Senate Intel Panel Unveil Election Security Recommendations

Senators also are pushing for better communication among the various US intelligence agencies and federal, state and local governments about cyber threats and vulnerabilities in computer systems. Top U.S. intel...More..

Two-Year-Old Girl Dies After Car Plunges Into River In Wales
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Two-Year-Old Girl Dies After Car Plunges Into River In Wales

According to WalesOnline , the girl's mother, Kim Rowlands, initially reported her auto had been stolen with her daughter inside, sparking a search in the Welsh city on the afternoon of Monday, March 19. "Than...More..

Snow will linger through Wednesday midday
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Snow will linger through Wednesday midday

Several schools have announced closings and delays Wednesday amid a Winter Storm Warning that's in effect for the High Country. The situation could drastically change moving into Wednesday . "What we c...More..

Spy poisoning: Russian diplomats prepare to leave UK
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Spy poisoning: Russian diplomats prepare to leave UK

Russia's state-run news agency, TASS, reports that the diplomats and their families departed the compound to the strains of a Russian patriotic march . Global chemical weapons experts took samples Monday of...More..

Israel admits striking suspected Syrian nuclear reactor in 2007
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Israel admits striking suspected Syrian nuclear reactor in 2007

The Israeli military formally acknowledged on Wednesday its destruction of a suspected Syrian nuclear reactor in 2007, saying the air strike removed a major threat to Israel and the region and was a "messag...More..

Trump congratulates Putin on winning presidential elections
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Trump congratulates Putin on winning presidential elections

Speaking to reporters at the White House during his meeting with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman , Trump confirmed: "I congratulated him [Putin] on the victory, the electoral victory". Trump's admin...More..

Myanmar President Htin Kyaw Resigns
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Myanmar President Htin Kyaw Resigns

With constitution barring Aung San Suu Kyi from holding the post of the president, she nominated her childhood friend and close confidante Htin Kyaw as the country's president. Myint Swe, a former lieutenant ge...More..

Wreckage of Sullivan Brothers' USS Juneau Found Off Solomon Islands
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Wreckage of Sullivan Brothers' USS Juneau Found Off Solomon Islands

Among the hundreds who went down with the ship were five brothers, the Sullivans , who had insisted on serving together despite United States military policies created to avoid multiple losses to a single fami...More..

Mohammad Shami's Wife Hasin Jahan Seeks Appointment With Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Mohammad Shami's Wife Hasin Jahan Seeks Appointment With Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee

Support me to get him arrested. The controversy began after Shami's wife had earlier alleged that Shami abused her physically and mentally on multiple occasions and has been involved with other girls and wome...More..

Chennaiyin FC Defeat Bengaluru FC To Win Their Second ISL Title
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Chennaiyin FC Defeat Bengaluru FC To Win Their Second ISL Title

Given that Bengaluru FC and Chennaiyin FC finished first and second, respectively, during the group stage of the tournament, it is only fitting that they are the last teams standing and will fight it out in...More..

CBI court verdict in 4th fodder scam case today
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

CBI court verdict in 4th fodder scam case today

His elder son Tej Pratap Yadav along with senior RJD leaders and hundreds of party supporters reached the hospital. Apart from Prasad and Mishra, 29 others including former IAS officers and animal husbandry o...More..

US, S Korea to start bilateral military drills
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

US, S Korea to start bilateral military drills

The Pentagon said North Korea has been notified of the schedule "as well as the defensive nature" of the exercises. "Our combined exercises are defense-oriented and there is no reason for North Korea to view ...More..

Cedartown First UMC hosting Easter Egg Hunt, services
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Cedartown First UMC hosting Easter Egg Hunt, services

Two seatings: 9-10:30 a.m. and 10:30-11 a.m. Saturday, March 24, and Sunday, March 25, at the Buffalo Zoo, 300 Parkside Ave., Buffalo; $. More than 10,000 eggs will be scattered across the four softball fields,...More..

Tiny Orange County City Opts Out of California's 'Sanctuary' Law
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Tiny Orange County City Opts Out of California's 'Sanctuary' Law

Constitution to pick state law over federal law, and a lot of it, on a constitutional basis, we wanted to provide clarity to the city", Edgar said . Samantha Reed, 19, a UC Irvine freshman who graduated from...More..

Yemen war: Senate rejects ending U.S. support of Saudi-led campaign
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Yemen war: Senate rejects ending U.S. support of Saudi-led campaign

Mike Lee of Utah, Independent Sen. Chris Murphy of CT, the war powers resolution aims to immediately end all USA military intervention in Yemen that is not specifically directed against al-Qaeda or "associate...More..

Two ships collide at Pakistan's deepest port, suspending sea traffic
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Two ships collide at Pakistan's deepest port, suspending sea traffic

It happened at Pakistan's Karachi Port on Monday when an 8,000-container cargo ship collided with an anchored cargo ship carrying 6,350 containers. The clip ends as the workers film one of the heavy contain...More..

Ben Carson Blames Purchase of $31000 Office Dining Set on His Wife
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Ben Carson Blames Purchase of $31000 Office Dining Set on His Wife

On Tuesday, Carson said that a few months after he became secretary, he was told - by whom, he did not specify - that the dining room set in his 10th floor office needed to be changed. Carson argued that he was...More..

Only 4 Cabinet secretaries on school safety panel, DeVos says
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Only 4 Cabinet secretaries on school safety panel, DeVos says

According to DeVos, the limited number of staff on the panel is meant to limit delays and avoid being "bogged down in a lot of bureaucracy". DeVos had said earlier this month that "a wide array of practitio...More..

Woman arrested in death of her 3-month-old child
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Woman arrested in death of her 3-month-old child

A woman faces charges in connection with the death of her 3-month-old child, the Athens County Prosector's Office says. "I had to get all new debit cards, credit cards, insurance cards, Social Security cards"...More..

Stephen Curry has Been Cleared to Practice
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Stephen Curry has Been Cleared to Practice

The Warriors are also monitoring Draymond Green , who sat out the rest of Monday's loss to San Antonio after Spurs forward Danny Green inadvertently kicked him in the groin early in the second quarter....More..

McCain Blasts Trump for Congratulating Putin on Election Win
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

McCain Blasts Trump for Congratulating Putin on Election Win

Trump said the two leaders had a "very good call ", he congratulated Putin on his victory, and they agreed to "get together in the not too distant future", according to White House pool reports. Putin won reel...More..

Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor arrested in Justine Damond shooting death
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor arrested in Justine Damond shooting death

Noor was booked into Hennepin County jail on Tuesday morning and bail was set at $US500,000 ($A650,000). Plunkett says it appears Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman planned to charge Noor long before he ...More..

Trump hails Federal Bureau of Investigation official's firing, but critics call it 'dangerous'
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Trump hails Federal Bureau of Investigation official's firing, but critics call it 'dangerous'

The president challenged the investigation's existence and suggested political bias on the part of Mr Mueller's investigators. McCabe became entangled in presidential politics in 2016 after it was revealed ...More..

US trade groups raise concerns over Trump planned tariffs on China
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

US trade groups raise concerns over Trump planned tariffs on China

While Trump has repeatedly singled out China as a key trade violator, his toughest actions such as withdrawing from an Asia-Pacific trade pact - which excluded China - and slapping tariffs on steel have undermi...More..