There won't be Gaza inquiry: Israel defence minister

Turkey President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has called Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu a "terrorist" following the deaths. At least 17 Palestinians had been killed and more than 1,400 had been injured as of Sunday. Friday's crowds were the ... More..

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Winnie Mandela, controversial wife of Nelson Mandela, dies at 81
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Winnie Mandela, controversial wife of Nelson Mandela, dies at 81

A statement released by the family reads that she had "died after a long illness, for which she had been in and out of hospital since the start of the year". "Somewhere it seems that something went wrong", magi...More..

Trump says 'our country is being stolen' due to illegal immigration
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Trump says 'our country is being stolen' due to illegal immigration

Trump last month threatened to veto a spending bill because it did not address the fate of Dreamers and did not fully fund his border wall but he ultimately signed the bill. "NEED WALL!" he added. But he s...More..

Dead After a Weekend of Violence in India-Controlled Kashmir
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Dead After a Weekend of Violence in India-Controlled Kashmir

The terrorists killed in the fierce gunfight were identified as Zubair Turray alias Chhota Geelani of Shopian , Adil Ahmad Thokar of Humhona, Rayees Thokar of Padderpora, Ashfaq Ahmad Malik of Pinjora, Obaid S...More..

Costa Rica: Ruling party candidate Carlos Alvarado to become 48th president
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Costa Rica: Ruling party candidate Carlos Alvarado to become 48th president

Center-left candidate Carlos Alvarado Quesada won 61 percent of the vote in Costa Rica's second round presidential run-off vote on Sunday. "My duty is to unite this republic, to take it forward, so it i...More..

Cambridge Analytica predecessor had access to secret MoD information
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Cambridge Analytica predecessor had access to secret MoD information

The statement said Cambridge Analytica did not "have the opportunity to get into personality models", relied on "audience segments that Facebook and other online platforms make available to all advertisers" a...More..

China says space station to re-enter atmosphere over South Atlantic on Monday
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

China says space station to re-enter atmosphere over South Atlantic on Monday

Tiangong-1 had been slated for a controlled re-entry but ceased functioning in March 2016. The space lab is now orbiting the earth at a height of 196.4 kilometers (122 miles). "It's that interaction with the ...More..

China slaps tariffs on 128 USA products
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

China slaps tariffs on 128 USA products

China's Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) said it was suspending its obligations to the World Trade Organization (WTO) to reduce tariffs on 120 United States goods, including fruit. A number of U.S. firms are ag...More..

Britain and Russia Lock Horns as Moscow Cuts UK Diplomats
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Britain and Russia Lock Horns as Moscow Cuts UK Diplomats

On Friday, Moscow summoned British ambassador Laurie Bristow, giving London a month to cut the number of diplomatic staff in Russian Federation to the same number Russian Federation has in Britain . The ...More..

SPO shot dead by militants in Pulwama
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

SPO shot dead by militants in Pulwama

A police official said militants fired from point blank range towards an SPO Mohammad Ashraf Mir near Dalipora area of south Kashmir's Pulwama district at around 4.30 pm. Sources said that Ashraf, a former mili...More..

Chinese Space Lab Finally Plummets Back To Earth
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Chinese Space Lab Finally Plummets Back To Earth

The station was China's first attempt at building a manned laboratory in space and was launched in 2011. UPDATE: #JFSCC confirmed #Tiangong1 reentered the atmosphere over the southern Pacific Ocean at ~...More..

Weather warning for snow on high ground west of A1
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Weather warning for snow on high ground west of A1

And, the sunshine doesn't hang around, as cold air in the upper levels interacts with early sunshine, producing afternoon cloud cover, and holding temperatures in the lower and middles 40s The breeze is aroun...More..

People Cheer on Loyola in their Final Four match-up against MI
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

People Cheer on Loyola in their Final Four match-up against MI

Or, as MI guard Jaaron Simmon, put it: "He was a beast tonight". Freshman Cameron Krutwig led Loyola with 17 points, while redshirt junior Clayton Custer had 15. Two free throws from Poole earned on a bas...More..

Al-Shabaab kills two district officials in Mogadishu hours after AU attack
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Al-Shabaab kills two district officials in Mogadishu hours after AU attack

Somali police declared African Union forces to have been engaged in clashes with extremist militants following the detonation of a vehicle bomb at the front of their base. Ahmed Hassan. "They were repulsed, but...More..

Russia's expulsion of two Australian diplomats 'disappointing': PM Turnbull
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Russia's expulsion of two Australian diplomats 'disappointing': PM Turnbull

The Russian foreign ministry said it had summoned the heads of missions from 23 countries - nearly all of them European Union member states - to tell them that some of their diplomats had to leave. The decisi...More..

One Man Dead in Atwater Officer-Involved-Shooting
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

One Man Dead in Atwater Officer-Involved-Shooting

Two local residents eventually caught the goats and returned them to their rightful owner. Humphrey said two immediate family members of the subject of the welfare check, later identified as Ronnie Lewis Mill...More..

Russia's Kemerovo governor quits over shopping centre fire
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Russia's Kemerovo governor quits over shopping centre fire

Last Sunday's fire, one of the deadliest in Russian Federation since the break-up of the Soviet Union, swept through a cinema complex and children's play area on the upper floors of the Winter Cherry shopping c...More..

Bihar Police finally arrests Union Minister's son, accused of inciting communal violence
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Bihar Police finally arrests Union Minister's son, accused of inciting communal violence

The police FIR says the procession was still led by Shashwat on March 17 into a Muslim-dominated neighbourhood in Bhagalpur and slogans like "Hindustan Mein Rehna Hoga to Jai Sri Ram Kehna Hoga" and "Topi Wal...More..

Hawaii paddleboarder critical after shark attack about 150 yards offshore
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Hawaii paddleboarder critical after shark attack about 150 yards offshore

The man was then airlifted to the North Hawaii Community Hospital with critical injuries. According to the DLNR's website, there were six reported shark incidents in Hawaii previous year: three on Oahu, one...More..

BJP team blames govt. for Asansol riots
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

BJP team blames govt. for Asansol riots

The delegation comprised of BJP national Vice-President and Rajya Sabha member Om Prakash Mathur, Rajya Sabha member Roopa Ganguly, national spokesperson Shahnawaz Hussain and Palamu MP and former director-ge...More..

Terrifying 11-foot-long alligator found in Florida family's pool
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Terrifying 11-foot-long alligator found in Florida family's pool

Video shows the creature swimming laps around the pool and thrashing as a trapper works to secure the gator. Not for a person, but for an alligator that decided it wanted to take a dip in the pool. "I felt a ...More..

Bodies of Indians killed by IS in Iraq to be flown home
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Bodies of Indians killed by IS in Iraq to be flown home

On Sunday, Minister of State for External Affairs VK Singh left for Iraq in a C-17 plane to bring back mortal remains of the Indians killed in the war-torn country, sources said. IS has kidnapped and murdered t...More..

by | Sunday, April 01, 2018

Tim Paine hails Australian fight but series defeat looms in South Africa

While keeping wickets, Paine suffered a hairline fracture on his right thumb. The series, which South Africa lead 2-1, has been played against a backdrop of unrest, controversy and needle between the players....More..

Ten persons killed in hotel building collapse at Indore
by | Sunday, April 01, 2018

Ten persons killed in hotel building collapse at Indore

Superintendent of M Y Hospital, V S Paul, said that seven injured were brought to the hospital, and of them, four were declared dead. However, it was not yet clear as to how many people were present in the ho...More..

Charlotte Hall Man Arrested in Connection with Several Thefts from Autos
by | Sunday, April 01, 2018

Charlotte Hall Man Arrested in Connection with Several Thefts from Autos

Police say a Utah man tied up two teenagers, stabbed them to death and dumped their bodies in an abandoned Utah mine shaft. "Our close working relationship with police forces around the world allows us to do th...More..

Top commanders among seven militants killed in ongoing Shopian operation
by | Sunday, April 01, 2018

Top commanders among seven militants killed in ongoing Shopian operation

In Jammu & Kashmir, Security forces have killed 8 terrorists in three separate encounters on Sunday, including two terrorists who were involved in the murder of Lt. The gunfights began after midnight at Dra...More..

Kawhi returns to NY for rehab; no plan for return
by | Sunday, April 01, 2018

Kawhi returns to NY for rehab; no plan for return

The Kawhi Leonard-San Antonio Spurs saga has continued to unfold as the regular season slowly comes down to an end. With only six games left in their regular season campaign, the Spurs are nearly sure of a spot...More..

Korea, US Begin Foal Eagle Joint Military Exercise
by | Sunday, April 01, 2018

Korea, US Begin Foal Eagle Joint Military Exercise

The computer-simulated command-post "Key Resolve" exercise will get under way later in the month and last two weeks. The start of the drills, which usually commence between the end of February and the beginni...More..

Netanyahu hits back at Turkey's Erdogan over Gaza violence
by | Sunday, April 01, 2018

Netanyahu hits back at Turkey's Erdogan over Gaza violence

The date is mourned by Palestinians as their "nakba", or catastrophe, when hundreds of thousands were uprooted in the 1948 war over Israel's creation. "Have you heard any noteworthy objections to the massacre b...More..

Congress appoints Ashok Gehlot as general secretary incharge of organization and training
by | Sunday, April 01, 2018

Congress appoints Ashok Gehlot as general secretary incharge of organization and training

Sources, as per the news agency's article, said Mr. Gehlot was entrusted the responsibility ahead of the Gujarat polls, as was done during Punjab elections, but would continue to be a party general secretary, r...More..

IOC president says N. Korea looking to future Summer, Winter games
by | Sunday, April 01, 2018

IOC president says N. Korea looking to future Summer, Winter games

DPRK is an acronym of North Korea's formal name, the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. The IOC said in a statement Bach's visit is "part of the close cooperation and consultations the IOC enjoys with a...More..

Snow Sunday could drop 2-3 inches in Lincoln area
by | Sunday, April 01, 2018

Snow Sunday could drop 2-3 inches in Lincoln area

Our next storm will produce a period of snow just in time for the Monday morning commute as it slides south of CT. Skies will be mostly clear Friday night . Our Twin Cities high in the middle 30s will be w...More..

John Wall won't play Sunday vs. Bulls
by | Sunday, April 01, 2018

John Wall won't play Sunday vs. Bulls

In Miami, Caris Levert scored with about a half-minute left in overtime to put Brooklyn up for good, Dwyane Wade missed on a play where he thought he got fouled at the buzzer and the Nets beat the Miami Heat 11...More..

Ont. budget highlights: $158.5 billion spending plan, $6.7 billion deficit
by | Sunday, April 01, 2018

Ont. budget highlights: $158.5 billion spending plan, $6.7 billion deficit

We see the world very, very differently". Ontario Finance Minister Charles Sousa has unveiled the Liberal government's last budget before the spring election. Horwath said the Liberal government leaves too ma...More..

Pres. Trump Slams Dem Calif. Governor Brown Over Pardon of Criminal Illegals
by | Sunday, April 01, 2018

Pres. Trump Slams Dem Calif. Governor Brown Over Pardon of Criminal Illegals

Brown pardoned 56 in total on Friday, in addition to commuting 14 sentences. The pardons by the governor could greatly affect whether the five will be deported, according to The Bee . Chhan had served abo...More..

Teachers voice concern for schools under new funding plan
by | Sunday, April 01, 2018

Teachers voice concern for schools under new funding plan

Publishing the report this morning, along with ICTU and individual teacher trade unions, the USI called for student teachers to be paid while undertaking work placements in schools. "Till now, we have not clear...More..

Leaders of two Koreas to hold summit on April 27th
by | Sunday, April 01, 2018

Leaders of two Koreas to hold summit on April 27th

But despite the diplomatic efforts, North Korea has publicly insisted that its nuclear weapons program is not up for discussion under any circumstance, and it has not publicly announced the planned meeting ...More..

TV host apologizes to Parkland student
by | Sunday, April 01, 2018

TV host apologizes to Parkland student

Ingraham sparked major outcry after she said that James and Wade should "shut up and dribble" rather than commenting on politics. Arby's is getting dragged into the boycott battle playing out after Fox N...More..

United Nations imposes sanctions against Pyongyang, involving Taiwan national
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

United Nations imposes sanctions against Pyongyang, involving Taiwan national

The United States said Friday it has secured the support of the U.N. Security Council for a new package of sanctions designations that target smuggling at sea by North Korea. The measures were proposed by the U...More..

Russian Federation says British officials search Aeroflot flight at Heathrow airport
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

Russian Federation says British officials search Aeroflot flight at Heathrow airport

At the same time, commenting on the situation, UK Minister of State for Security Ben Wallace said that this was a routine search conducted within the standard procedures against arms and drug trafficking. The...More..

Winning numbers revealed in Friday's Mega Millions $521 million jackpot
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

Winning numbers revealed in Friday's Mega Millions $521 million jackpot

Details on how many winners and the largest prizes sold in MI were not available as of 8:55 a.m. Saturday. The March 27 drawing numbers were 7,25,43,56 and 59 and the Mega Ball was 13. The state sold six of...More..

Most Of 8 Shots Hit Stephon Clark's Back, Independent Family Autopsy Finds
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

Most Of 8 Shots Hit Stephon Clark's Back, Independent Family Autopsy Finds

Clark, 22, a father of two, was hit in his back, side, neck, and thigh, leaving him with broken bones and a pierced lung, according to Omalu, who was hired by the victim's family. White House press secretary Sa...More..

Trump Travels To Ohio To Pitch Infrastructure Plan
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

Trump Travels To Ohio To Pitch Infrastructure Plan

The meeting between the North's Kim and South Korean President Moon Jae-in will take place at the so-called Peace House on the southern side of the Koreas' heavily fortified border village of Panmunjom, accordi...More..

Malala visits hometown in Swat Valley
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

Malala visits hometown in Swat Valley

The 20-year-old traveled to her hometown, Mingora, and planned to meet relatives and friends, the Associated Press reported, citing her uncle. Nobel Prize victor and education activist Malala Yousufzai ha...More..

Texas bombing suspect blows himself up, say police
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

Texas bombing suspect blows himself up, say police

The driver had suffered multiple gunshot wounds and was transported to Enloe Medical Facility, where he is now in stable condition. Officers David Craw and Joseph Moran pulled over Hills in a black BMW X5 at ...More..

Turkey Threatens to Attack French Forces in Syria For Backing Kurds
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

Turkey Threatens to Attack French Forces in Syria For Backing Kurds

The Turkish military launched its offensive against the YPG in January, targeting the group over its ties with the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) which has waged an insurgency inside Turkey since 1984 ...More..

Monarch Sues For Peace, As Christians Celebrate Easter
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

Monarch Sues For Peace, As Christians Celebrate Easter

However, many messages are "lost in translation" if you like, as we communicate less on a face-to-face basis. We can still renew our ways and change for the better. Resurrection Sunday is a day of new beginnin...More..

Eddie Hearn backing Anthony Joshua to beat Joseph Parker in six rounds
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

Eddie Hearn backing Anthony Joshua to beat Joseph Parker in six rounds

He is young, he is still learning as a world champion. The number of global eyeballs on Cardiff demonstrates the appetite for the mano-a-mano spectacle in 2018. The percussive claims of Parker's trainer Kevin B...More..

Who was Anandi Gopal Joshi? Google Doodle honours India's first female doctor
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

Who was Anandi Gopal Joshi? Google Doodle honours India's first female doctor

The catchy illustration, created by Bengaluru-based artist Kashmira Sarode , is made entirely in shades of green and white, and depicts her in a saree, with a medical degree in her hand, a stethoscope around h...More..

Slight chance Chinese space station impacts South Dakota
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

Slight chance Chinese space station impacts South Dakota

The station's mass is now expected to be "significantly" lower, comparable with other end-of-life satellites, of which ESA said between three and four uncontrollably re-enter the Earth's atmosphere each month...More..