Police identify man killed in officer-involved shooting

A woman claimed her boyfriend was threatening her with a gun, and when officers arrived the suspect was outside the home with a gun drawn. Acosta ignored the commands and accelerated rapidly toward Mora. No officers were injured during this inciden... More..

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Florida Gov. Rick Scott Announces Senate Run
by | Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Florida Gov. Rick Scott Announces Senate Run

The Scott-Nelson congressional race is expected to be one of the most expensive in the country, considering Scott reportedly poured $90 million into his two gubernatorial races. In 2014, Scott beat former Gov...More..

China blames U.S. for trade frictions, but Trump voices optimism
by | Tuesday, April 10, 2018

China blames U.S. for trade frictions, but Trump voices optimism

Beijing did not want to fight a trade war, but was not afraid of one, Vice Commerce Minister Qian Keming told the Boao Forum for Asia in the southern province of Hainan. Speaking to Chinese and foreign busines...More..

Iranian president warns Trump would regret withdrawing from nuclear deal
by | Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Iranian president warns Trump would regret withdrawing from nuclear deal

Deadly missile strikes hit a Syrian military airbase on Monday, state media said, but Washington and Paris denied carrying them out in response to an alleged poison gas attack . "If any country's airplanes d...More..

Syria conflict: Strikes hit Syrian airfield
by | Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Syria conflict: Strikes hit Syrian airfield

As global officials worked to try to confirm Saturday's chemical attack on Douma, a Syria medical relief group said at least 60 people had been killed there and more than 1,000 injured in several sites. Syria...More..

Australian PM dismisses reports of Chinese military base talks with Vanuatu
by | Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Australian PM dismisses reports of Chinese military base talks with Vanuatu

Chinese financial aid in Vanuatu has so far focused on key infrastructure development, including Luganville International Wharf, on the island of Espiritu Santo, a large 300-meter docking facility that can acco...More..

How far will Hungary's Orban go for anti-refugee policies?
by | Tuesday, April 10, 2018

How far will Hungary's Orban go for anti-refugee policies?

Right-wing Prime Minister Viktor Orban secured a third straight term in the election, with his Fidesz party winning nearly half the vote, likely giving it a two-thirds majority in parliament. Not only did he ...More..

20 feared dead as school bus falls into gorge in Himachal Pradesh
by | Tuesday, April 10, 2018

20 feared dead as school bus falls into gorge in Himachal Pradesh

A rescue operation to look for potential survivors among the kids - most of whom were under the age of 10 - will continue through Monday night, Kumar said. India has some of the world's deadliest roads. Thirt...More..

Parkland survivor David Hogg accepted to UC Irvine
by | Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Parkland survivor David Hogg accepted to UC Irvine

In addition to his morning radio show, Allman also hosts " The Allman Report ", a nightly news and commentary program on KDNL-TV (Channel 30), the Sinclair Broadcast-owned ABC affiliate serving St. The controve...More..

Federal Bureau of Investigation raid included home and office of Trump lawyer Cohen
by | Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Federal Bureau of Investigation raid included home and office of Trump lawyer Cohen

Bolton and other military officials to discuss the situation in Syria. The agents went there about 9:00 or 9:30 a.m. and worked for several hours, the person said . When asked how much Daniels was paid for t...More..

Nikki Haley Condemns Chemical Attack in Syria: 'Only a Monster Does This'
by | Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Nikki Haley Condemns Chemical Attack in Syria: 'Only a Monster Does This'

The attack in Douma , the last rebel-held city in Syria , killed dozens of people on Saturday local time. We can not allow atrocities like that, " the president said during a meeting with his Cabinet se...More..

Nigel Owens responds to Israel Folau's 'god's plan for gay people' comments
by | Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Nigel Owens responds to Israel Folau's 'god's plan for gay people' comments

Folau caused uproar when he said last week gay people were destined for hell unless they repented their sins. Rugby Australia distanced itself from the comments, saying his "personal beliefs do not reflect ...More..

Mumbai airport's main runway shut for six hours; 225 flights cancelled
by | Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Mumbai airport's main runway shut for six hours; 225 flights cancelled

The post-monsoon maintenance work will be carried out on October 23 between 11 AM and 5 PM and the airport will be closed during this period. The airport in Mumbai is a prime one for the air traffic of Je...More..

Arizona deploys 225 troops to US-Mexico border
by | Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Arizona deploys 225 troops to US-Mexico border

The governor says some Guard members may be armed if they are posted to locations where they could face danger. The original announcement that Arizona troops would be deployed came after Texas announced on Fr...More..

Ford issues recalls 2018 models of F-150, Expedition
by | Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Ford issues recalls 2018 models of F-150, Expedition

The recall applies to certain Ford F-150 trucks and Ford Expedition SUVs with 10-speed automatic transmissions, as well as certain Ford F-650 and F-750 trucks with six-speed automatic transmissions, all from ...More..

Runaway train in India since 2015
by | Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Runaway train in India since 2015

In light of the incident, Indian Railways has ordered a one-month safety drive across the network, as "Passenger safety followed by passenger comfort remain the highest priority of Indian railways", a tweet e...More..

Trump Tower fire leaves one dead, six firefighters injured
by | Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Trump Tower fire leaves one dead, six firefighters injured

His hands gained notoriety in the late 1980s when someone referred to him as a "short fingered vulgarian" in the magazine Spy, and Trump suffered a second wave of humiliation about them during the 2016 campaign...More..

Oklahoma schools delay testing linked to federal funding
by | Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Oklahoma schools delay testing linked to federal funding

Ashleigh Hardwick, a single mom whose daughter attends elementary school in Norman, said she's had to rely on friends and family to watch her daughter while she works at a local florist shop, but that so far ...More..

USGS records 2 small earthquakes in northwest Oklahoma
by | Monday, April 09, 2018

USGS records 2 small earthquakes in northwest Oklahoma

One person responded with a seismograph from Olathe. There are no reports of damage on the Indonesian island, and no casualties have been reported yet, unlike the 7.5 magnitude February natural disaster which...More..

Record breaking lows possible Sunday morning… Snow arrives by Sunday evening
by | Monday, April 09, 2018

Record breaking lows possible Sunday morning… Snow arrives by Sunday evening

Drier conditions are expected by the afternoon. We're going to be seeing a gorgeous day on tap with highs in the upper 60's-lower 70's and a mix of sun and clouds. Will we feel any warmer temperatures? Af...More..

Shock, pity for Iranian-American YouTube shooter in Tehran
by | Monday, April 09, 2018

Shock, pity for Iranian-American YouTube shooter in Tehran

Investigators do not believe the 39-year-old targeted anyone in particular. A woman who believed she was being suppressed by YouTube and told her family members she "hated" the company opened fire at YouT...More..

North Korea Ready To Talk About Denuclearization, US Officials Say
by | Monday, April 09, 2018

North Korea Ready To Talk About Denuclearization, US Officials Say

USA and North Korean officials have held secret contacts recently in which Pyongyang directly confirmed its willingness to hold the unprecedented summit, the official told Reuters , speaking on condition of an...More..

Ohio State University Revokes Bill Cosby's Honorary Degree Amid Retrial
by | Monday, April 09, 2018

Ohio State University Revokes Bill Cosby's Honorary Degree Amid Retrial

Cosby's retrial, which would start with opening statements in suburban Philadelphia, involves a woman who claims he drugged and assaulted her in 2004. One of them is scheduled to be Janice Dickinson, a onetime ...More..

Japan fires football coach months before World Cup, say reports
by | Monday, April 09, 2018

Japan fires football coach months before World Cup, say reports

According to Reuters' Jack Tarrant , the Japanese Football Association had announced its decision to part with Halilhodzic earlier in the day, with president Kozo Tashima quoted by Kyodo news agency as repor...More..

Cauvery is now linked to the IPL
by | Monday, April 09, 2018

Cauvery is now linked to the IPL

Seven IPL matches are scheduled to be held at the Chepauk in Chennai between April 10 and May 20. When asked about pulling out of the IPL, he said he didn't want to comment without consulting the management...More..

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull racks up 30th Newspoll loss
by | Monday, April 09, 2018

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull racks up 30th Newspoll loss

Mr Turnbull laid out several reasons for challenging the sitting prime minister in 2015, which included Mr Abbott's loss of 30 Newspolls in a row. "It will come to a point where they will have to make a decis...More..

Welbeck's brace helps Arsenal overcome Southampton 3-2 at Emirate
by | Monday, April 09, 2018

Welbeck's brace helps Arsenal overcome Southampton 3-2 at Emirate

Iwobi made the starting line-up for the Gunners , who came from behind to grab a 3-2 win over their relegation threatened visitors. Danny Welbeck put Arsenal ahead shortly before half-time but Southampt...More..

Palestinian Shot After Allegedly Attempting to Stab Israeli in West Bank
by | Monday, April 09, 2018

Palestinian Shot After Allegedly Attempting to Stab Israeli in West Bank

Tens of thousands of Palestinians are participating in a six-week long border protest that will culminate on May 15, the day after Israeli independence day, which is marked by Palestinians as the "Nakba" or...More..

Cambridge Analytica Whistleblower: 'Absolutely' Possible Over 87 Million Facebook Users Impacted
by | Monday, April 09, 2018

Cambridge Analytica Whistleblower: 'Absolutely' Possible Over 87 Million Facebook Users Impacted

Have you been wondering whether your personal information was compromised in Facebook's data breach with Cambridge Analytica ? "I know that Facebook is now starting to take steps to rectify that and start to...More..

Trump attacks 'garbage' Washington Post; Predicts Kelly story 'Struck job'
by | Monday, April 09, 2018

Trump attacks 'garbage' Washington Post; Predicts Kelly story 'Struck job'

The Post reports that when Trump announced via Twitter last month that Shulkin would be replaced by his personal physician, Ronny Jackson, Kelly became so exasperated that Nielsen, his former deputy at the Wh...More..

Reed, McIlroy deliver shaky tee shots at Masters
by | Monday, April 09, 2018

Reed, McIlroy deliver shaky tee shots at Masters

But once again McIlroy's putter cooled off and he fell flat when it mattered most. But the man from Northern Ireland, who threw away a four-shot Masters lead in 2011, knows the weight of expectation could com...More..

BJP announces first list of candidates for Karnataka Assembly elections
by | Monday, April 09, 2018

BJP announces first list of candidates for Karnataka Assembly elections

The elections are set to take place on May 12 and the counting will take place on May 15 . The high-level meeting was chaired by BJP President Amit Shah while the attendees included Prime Minister Narendr...More..

Syrian state media report air base attacked
by | Monday, April 09, 2018

Syrian state media report air base attacked

On Sunday, multiple aid organizations reported that dozens of people had been killed in the alleged chemical attack in Douma on April 7, something Damascus and its allies in Russian Federation have strenuously ...More..

Former Brazilian President surrenders to serve prison sentence
by | Monday, April 09, 2018

Former Brazilian President surrenders to serve prison sentence

Lula da Silva had been holed up since Friday in the steelworker's union headquarters surrounded by many hundreds of supporters. Protesters supporting the former leader clashed with police outside the building...More..

Facebook suspends Canadian data analytics firm over data scandal
by | Monday, April 09, 2018

Facebook suspends Canadian data analytics firm over data scandal

The Canadian federal agency charged with protecting privacy rights of individuals said on Thursday that the agency, along with its counterpart in British Columbia, would jointly investigate Facebook and Aggre...More..

Saskatoon's blood clinic over-capacity, donors motivated by Humboldt Broncos bus crash
by | Monday, April 09, 2018

Saskatoon's blood clinic over-capacity, donors motivated by Humboldt Broncos bus crash

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police said in a statement that 28 people were on board the bus when it was hit by a semi at about 5 p.m. on Highway 35 north of Tisdale. All of Canada mourns with Humboldt and th...More..

Canada hockey bus crash: what we know
by | Monday, April 09, 2018

Canada hockey bus crash: what we know

The lorry's driver was not hurt. Dozens of locals, some of them classmates of the dead, camped just outside the arena, where flowers and written tributes have fast piled up. The team were heading to the town ...More..

by | Monday, April 09, 2018

Canada hockey bus crash: what we know

The lorry's driver was not hurt. Dozens of locals, some of them classmates of the dead, camped just outside the arena, where flowers and written tributes have fast piled up. The team were heading to the town ...More..

Videocon row: CBI summons Rajeev Kochhar's brother-in-law Mahesh Pugalia
by | Monday, April 09, 2018

Videocon row: CBI summons Rajeev Kochhar's brother-in-law Mahesh Pugalia

The bank has said that it was a minority partner in a consortium headed by State Bank of India that extended the loan, and Videocon has said that Dhoot's investment in NuPower was personal. "ICICI Bank was no...More..

Train runs without engine for 10 km in India, passengers safe
by | Monday, April 09, 2018

Train runs without engine for 10 km in India, passengers safe

The drive will be carried out jointly by operating and electrical departments, according to a statement issued by the Indian Railways in Delhi. Railway authorities also said that the section from Titlagarh st...More..

Russian Federation sanctions will not affect Trump-Putin meeting plans
by | Monday, April 09, 2018

Russian Federation sanctions will not affect Trump-Putin meeting plans

The US said however that Friday's action was taken under a law passed to punish Russian Federation for its alleged bid to interfere in the 2016 US presidential vote, as well as its intervention in conflicts i...More..

Facebook will tell users if data was shared with Cambridge Analytica
by | Monday, April 09, 2018

Facebook will tell users if data was shared with Cambridge Analytica

Facebook had made several changes in the past two weeks to better protect information and restrict data access on Facebook, and these changes would continue, Sanda said. The company doesn't have logs going back...More..

Court's decision on Salman Khan's blackbuck poaching case
by | Monday, April 09, 2018

Court's decision on Salman Khan's blackbuck poaching case

The Bajrangi Bhaijaan star was held guilty of killing two blackbucks in 1998 while he was shooting for Humm Saath Saath Hain. All the actors were in a Gypsy that night with Salman, 52, in the driving seat...More..

Trump says he and China's president 'will always be friends'
by | Monday, April 09, 2018

Trump says he and China's president 'will always be friends'

Taxes will end up reciprocal and a bargain will be reached on intellectual land. On Thursday, " Trump led US trade officers to identify tariffs about a second £ 100 billion of Chinese imports, upping the ante...More..

Reporters Without Borders accuses Israel of deliberately targeting journalists
by | Monday, April 09, 2018

Reporters Without Borders accuses Israel of deliberately targeting journalists

The Islamic group hopes the mass protests can create pressure to break a border blockade enforced by Israel and Egypt since 2007, without having to succumb to demands that it disarm. Israel has no official d...More..

German police foil Berlin half-marathon attack plan
by | Monday, April 09, 2018

German police foil Berlin half-marathon attack plan

The newspaper reports the men have suspected links to a Tunisian man who killed 12 people in the city in a December 2016 truck attack. German police observe the half-marathon in front of the Berlin Cathedra...More..

Arizona National Guard troops to be deployed to the border with Mexico
by | Monday, April 09, 2018

Arizona National Guard troops to be deployed to the border with Mexico

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen said earlier on Wednesday that the White House was working with governors across the country and that the deployment hopefully begins "immediately". A Defense Depart...More..

Mannsville Family Loses Home in Fire
by | Monday, April 09, 2018

Mannsville Family Loses Home in Fire

They also say the fire does appear to be suspicious. Three other children, Devonte, 15, Hannah, 16, and Sierra, 12, were not found and are feared to be dead. Sarah Hart also pleaded guilty to a domestic assault...More..

Narendra Modi ignored Dalit issues, say BJP MP
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

Narendra Modi ignored Dalit issues, say BJP MP

Addressing BJP MPs on the party's 38th foundation day, Modi said parliamentary proceedings stooped to a new low owing to the conduct of the Congress . This is not because we made a mistake. Several Dalit lea...More..

Table tennis: Manika and co. stun favourites Singapore to seal historic gold
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

Table tennis: Manika and co. stun favourites Singapore to seal historic gold

Paddler Manika Batra inspired India to a historic gold medal with her stunning singles victories, fashioning an unthinkable 3-1 win over formidable Singapore in the final of the women's team event at the Co...More..