United States conducts first airstrike against al Qaeda in Libya

Previously, Africom focused its Libya strikes on the branch of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) around the northern city of Sirte. A USA airstrike last weekend in southwestern Libya killed two al-Qaida militants, including a top recruiter... More..

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NATO To Announce 'Measures' Over Russian Spy Poisoning
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

NATO To Announce 'Measures' Over Russian Spy Poisoning

Governments of 24 countries around the world have expelled more than 100 Russian diplomats over the poisoning of the Skripals, an unprecedented global response to the first offensive use of a nerve agent in E...More..

KSP ID's Hopkinsville Police Officer Killed by Gunfire
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

KSP ID's Hopkinsville Police Officer Killed by Gunfire

James Kenneth Decoursey, 35, is accused of impersonating an officer to pull over the off-duty Hopkinsville police officer on Paulette Court, police told WSMV in Nashville. DeCoursey fled the scene in a stolen w...More..

Mayawati tells cadre BSP will not actively participate in bypolls now
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Mayawati tells cadre BSP will not actively participate in bypolls now

BSPs support in the recently held Lok Sabha by elections helped the Samajwadi Party clinch two prestigious - Gorakhpur and Phulpur seats. The press statement came in the wake of Mayawati's reiteration on mult...More..

New Zealand can't find any Russian spies to expel
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

New Zealand can't find any Russian spies to expel

That advice was verified by our partners. Ardern said New Zealand "will keep under review what further actions it can take to support the worldwide community over the Salisbury attack". "This was a symbolic g...More..

Abortion referendum will take place on May 25
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Abortion referendum will take place on May 25

Unlike in England, Scotland and Wales, abortions are only legal in limited circumstances that threaten the life of the mother. The Republic of Ireland now has a near total ban on abortion. Irish voters appr...More..

UNSC condemns Houthi militia's missile attacks on Saudi Arabia
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

UNSC condemns Houthi militia's missile attacks on Saudi Arabia

Saudi air defense destroyed three of the missiles over north-eastern Riyadh shortly before midnight, with debris killing a man in what was the first death in the capital during the conflict. Launching ballistic...More..

Cubs vs. Marlins, 3-29-2018 - Prediction & Preview
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Cubs vs. Marlins, 3-29-2018 - Prediction & Preview

That hit put the score at 8-4 in the Cubs' favor, and they didn't turn back from that point. The Marlins are getting +180 on the money line, indicating about a 35.7 chance of winning for Miami . It was the 2...More..

Gun-toting Greek football president handed 3-year ban for armed pitch invasion
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Gun-toting Greek football president handed 3-year ban for armed pitch invasion

Also on Thursday, the monitoring committee of global football body FIFA recommended the immediate suspension of Greece's football federation , according to a letter leaked to Greek media. They will also play t...More..

Brown Wants More Commitment From Trump On Infrastructure
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Brown Wants More Commitment From Trump On Infrastructure

Aside from infrastructure, Trump opined on gun and immigration policy, congressional Democrats, the judicial system, worldwide trade relations, Hillary Clinton , Jerusalem, health care, veterans and North Ko...More..

Papua New Guinea natural disaster: Ring of Fire rocked by magnitude 5 tremor
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Papua New Guinea natural disaster: Ring of Fire rocked by magnitude 5 tremor

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said there was no threat. There were no immediate reports of casualties or damage by far. It said smaller waves could also hit the Solomon Islands, but later added that th...More..

'Good chance' North Korean leader will do right thing
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

'Good chance' North Korean leader will do right thing

Trump also tweeted: "Look forward to our meeting!" Analysts said Xi likely wanted to see Kim in order to ensure North Korea does not cut a deal with Trump that hurts Chinese interests during their summit, expec...More..

Canadian teen wins $1000 a week for life on first lotto ticket
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Canadian teen wins $1000 a week for life on first lotto ticket

When she got home, the newly-minted adult discovered she was also a newly-minted millionaire. She told Loto Quebec: 'I want to study photography. Charlie Lagarde from Canada bought her first lottery tick...More..

Boston Celtics 97-94 Utah Jazz: 5 talking points
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Boston Celtics 97-94 Utah Jazz: 5 talking points

Boston won its fifth straight with a short-handed roster. Mitchell netted a game-high 22 points for the Jazz. Ricky Rubio: The veteran point guard flirted with a triple-double before finishing with 14 point...More..

Anna Hazare ends fast after meeting Devendra Fadnavis
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Anna Hazare ends fast after meeting Devendra Fadnavis

Swaminathan Committee report for fair crop prices and new electoral reforms. The social activist said he has served the government an ultimatum till August to fulfil their assurance and warned that his protes...More..

Nikolas Cruz fans send provocative photos, adoring letters to confessed killer
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Nikolas Cruz fans send provocative photos, adoring letters to confessed killer

The Sun Sentinel reports that teenage girls , and some older men, from around the country have been flooding the jail with letters to Cruz. Defense attorney Melisa McNeill emphasized to the judge that Cruz re...More..

Saudi Arabia to face USA lawsuits over 9/11 attacks
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Saudi Arabia to face USA lawsuits over 9/11 attacks

U.S. District Judge George Daniels in Manhattan ruled that the plaintiffs' allegations provide a "reasonable basis" for him to assert jurisdiction over Saudi Arabia in the case, Reuters reported . "This is r...More..

Churches all set to conduct special services in Good Friday, Easter
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Churches all set to conduct special services in Good Friday, Easter

They sentenced Jesus to death by crucifixion on Friday , tomorrow, Good Friday in English, and Long Friday in Norwegian. He, therefore, urged Christians to emulate Jesus Christ's virtue of humbleness, ...More..

Slovakia to recall ambassador to Moscow
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Slovakia to recall ambassador to Moscow

Skripal, a former colonel of Russia's GRU military intelligence service who also worked for United Kingdom intelligence, and his daughter Yulia have been in hospital in a critical condition since March 4. Bri...More..

16-year-old Greensboro girl shot Monday dies; woman charged with murder
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

16-year-old Greensboro girl shot Monday dies; woman charged with murder

Greensboro Police said the shooting occurred following a traffic stop in the parking lot of Battleground Village Shopping Plaza. A resisting arrest charge was added after he allegedly refused to get out of his...More..

Sorry, Tiffany Haddish Will Never Tell Us Who Bit Beyoncé
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Sorry, Tiffany Haddish Will Never Tell Us Who Bit Beyoncé

Tiffany set off this biting furor when she gave an interview to GQ and dished about a party she attended in December, where Beyonce introduced herself to her. "I was like, 'What just happened?' And Beyonce's...More..

Turkey still aims for 'full membership' of EU: Erdogan
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Turkey still aims for 'full membership' of EU: Erdogan

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan attends a news conference at Euxinograd residence, near Varna, Bulgaria, March 26, 2018. Mr Erdogan also said that Turkey would do "what is necessary" if the Iraqi operation...More..

by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Trump Lawyer's Lawyer Issues Absurd Defense Of Client's Threats To Megyn Kelly

Her attorney Michael Avenatti said he plans to re-file the request once attorneys for Trump and his personal lawyer, Michael Cohen , file their formal response to Daniels' lawsuit trying to nullify a non...More..

Poteau Schools Closed Monday For Teacher Walkout
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Poteau Schools Closed Monday For Teacher Walkout

Sam Brownback's (R) veto, and on Wednesday night, Oklahoma lawmakers gave final approval to a bill that will generate $450 million in new revenue from a $1-a-pack surcharge on cigarettes, increasing the g...More..

Mega Millions jackpot over half billion
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Mega Millions jackpot over half billion

The ticket was purchased at Circle K #3140, located at 801 Highway 96. The Warner Robins ticket was claimed Monday. It's just the fourth time in Mega Millions history that the jackpot has surged past $500 m...More..

Russian spy daughter's health rapidly improves
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Russian spy daughter's health rapidly improves

Christine Blanshard , the medical director for Salisbury district hospital, said: "I'm pleased to be able to report an improvement in the condition of Yulia Skripal". In a further comment on Thursday, Russia's...More..

Students, administrators discuss safety after gun brought to school
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Students, administrators discuss safety after gun brought to school

On Tuesday, the state's education board unanimously passed a resolution opposing that suggestion, saying that "arming teachers is not the right answer". Only a handful of people testified in favor of the bill...More..

Scarlett Johansson joins Thor
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Scarlett Johansson joins Thor

After the success of Thor: Ragnarok , Waititi has been offered several films. The Rough Night actress is in the final stages of discussion about her casting in Waititi's upcoming film Jojo Rabbit , the fo...More..

Chaffetz: Second Special Counsel Needed to Probe FISA Abuses
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Chaffetz: Second Special Counsel Needed to Probe FISA Abuses

Patrick Cotter, a former federal prosecutor who has worked with members of the special counsel Robert Mueller's team, said Horowitz may not have had much say in the matter, given Sessions' authority. Sessions...More..

Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy Faces Trial Over Influence-Peddling and Corruption
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy Faces Trial Over Influence-Peddling and Corruption

A former minister and close ally of Sarkozy, Brice Hortefeux, was also being questioned by police in relation to the Libya investigation, another source close to the probe said. The decision comes just days aft...More..

Louis man pleads guilty in deaths of 3 people
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Louis man pleads guilty in deaths of 3 people

Carleton's attorney, Jacob Chavez, asked that his client remain released on her own recognizance, arguing that she has no criminal history. The CPS said she was charged with perverting the cause of justice af...More..

Family killed in cliff plunge
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Family killed in cliff plunge

Jennifer Jean Hart and Sarah Margaret Hart, both 38, and three of their children, Abigail, 14, Jeremiah, 14, and Markis, 19, were found dead in the vehicle, while authorities believe the couple's other children...More..

Pope Francis Declares 'There Is No Hell' - Vatican Disagrees
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Pope Francis Declares 'There Is No Hell' - Vatican Disagrees

Mr Scalfari is the founder and former editor of La Repubblica , reportedly the Pope's favourite newspaper. Pope Francis reacts as he arrives to lead the Wednesday general audience in Saint Peter's squar...More..

Hillary Clinton Said She 'Meant No Disrespect' in Comments During India Interview
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Hillary Clinton Said She 'Meant No Disrespect' in Comments During India Interview

Former President Barack Obama , who has been emerging from his post-presidency to advocate for fellow Democrats, will raise money for Missouri's Sen. The ads were released one day after "McCaskill made major g...More..

Thousands of new voters signed up during the March for Our Lives
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Thousands of new voters signed up during the March for Our Lives

Samantha Fuentes, who was wounded in the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting, proved that Saturday afternoon when she threw up behind the lectern in the middle of an impassioned speech to thousands in...More..

Adnan Syed of 'Serial' podcast to get new trial
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Adnan Syed of 'Serial' podcast to get new trial

Adnan Syed's Sixth Amendment right to effective assistance of counsel was violated, per the court's opinion. Prosecutors appealed to the Maryland Court of Special Appeals, the state's intermediate appeals cour...More..

New Jersey Expanding Its Medical Marijuana Program
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

New Jersey Expanding Its Medical Marijuana Program

No more would patients be "failed by a system that has been prevented from delivering the compassionate care it promised almost a decade ago". "The days of making residents jump through hoops are coming...More..

Don Jr., Eric fire back after Jeb Bush takes dig at Trump
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Don Jr., Eric fire back after Jeb Bush takes dig at Trump

Despite his swipes directed at Trump, Bush called for politicians to be more polite in their discourse, The Yale Daily News reported . During the Republican primary, Trump often rode Bush, who dropped out ...More..

Theresa May vows to keep UK strong and united post-Brexit
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Theresa May vows to keep UK strong and united post-Brexit

So the countdown until March 29 2019 is going to be a very prominent deadline for our negotiators in Brussels. Mr Jones said that while the transition period agreed earlier this month was "welcome" it was u...More..

Rachel Ray's Nutrish Jumps Aboard David Hogg's Advertiser Boycott of Laura Ingraham
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Rachel Ray's Nutrish Jumps Aboard David Hogg's Advertiser Boycott of Laura Ingraham

Ingraham had teased Hogg after reports that Hogg's applications to certain colleges had been rejected. Fox News host Laura Ingraham apologized Thursday for calling Parkland shooting survivor David Hogg...More..

Stormy Daniels' Lawyer Wants Trump To Speak About 'Hush Money'
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Stormy Daniels' Lawyer Wants Trump To Speak About 'Hush Money'

Supreme Court precedent. If Daniels' motion is successful, it would be the first deposition of a sitting president since 1998 when President Bill Clinton had to answer questions about his encounter with Paula...More..

Former Disney Star Caroline Sunshine Just Joined the Trump Administration
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Former Disney Star Caroline Sunshine Just Joined the Trump Administration

From 2010-2013, Sunshine acted alongside Zendaya and Bella Thorne in the Disney show " Shake It Up ", about Chicago teens trying to chase their dreams of dancing professionally. The next national security a...More..

AAA: Distracted driving on the rise, topping other risky behaviors
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

AAA: Distracted driving on the rise, topping other risky behaviors

Sheriff Shaun Golden says that "texting and talking on a cellphone while driving is irresponsible and illegal". More than 2,600 licensed drivers, aged 16 and older, were questioned for the AAA Foundation fo...More..

Japan offers North Korea potential summit
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Japan offers North Korea potential summit

Summits with South Korean President Moon Jae-in and US President Donald Trump are being planned for April and May, respectively. "We believe it has largely contributed to improving the reliability of the Japa...More..

US Army veteran deported to Mexico for drug conviction
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

US Army veteran deported to Mexico for drug conviction

After being discharged from the Army, Perez pleaded guilty to selling cocaine and served about seven years in prison. In an email to NBC News , Perez's lawyer, Chris Bergen, said Perez was left with nothing ...More..

In Uttar Pradesh, BR Ambedkar Becomes Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

In Uttar Pradesh, BR Ambedkar Becomes Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar

The government passed an order asking all departments and high court benches in Lucknow and Allahabad to replace "Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar " in records with "Dr Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar", reported The Times of Ind...More..

How Parole Board rules may change following Worboys case
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

How Parole Board rules may change following Worboys case

The legal challenge against Worboys' release was brought by two victims, who were praised for their bravery. However critics claimed Mr Hardwick had been "scapegoated" and the Justice Ministry were equally to...More..

Steve Smith: From the golden boy to the fallen hero
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Steve Smith: From the golden boy to the fallen hero

Mistakes have been made which have damaged cricket", Warner, 31, said on Twitter . After his actions were exposed on Saturday, Smith admitted that the Aussie "leadership group" had devised a plan to tamper w...More..

National Vietnam War Veterans Day celebrated today
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

National Vietnam War Veterans Day celebrated today

It is also a day to give proper recognition to the men and women who returned home from that war and didn't receive a proper welcome home. "Today is an opportunity to honor all Vietnam veterans who served, and ...More..

Driver Targets French Soldiers As Country Mourns Terror Victims
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Driver Targets French Soldiers As Country Mourns Terror Victims

The troops of the 93rd Mountain Artillery Regiment, who were out on their morning jog outside their base in Varces-Allières-et-Risset, in the French Alps, had to jump into a ditch to avoid the pavement-mounting...More..