Lhakpa Sherpa scales Mt Everest nine times breaking own record

Fellow guides Apa and Phurba Tashi had previously been tied for the record at 21 but have both retired from climbing. Before leaving the Everest base camp, Kami had announced that he intends to climb Everest 25 times. Sherpa is a single mom to t... More..

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Men's Golf in Third Place at NCAA Bryan Regional
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Men's Golf in Third Place at NCAA Bryan Regional

Grant and sophomore Garrett Johnson are MSU's best performers through two rounds at 5-over for a share of 40th. Redshirt senior Harry Ellis bounced back with a counting score on Tuesday, dropping a 1-under 71...More..

Trump Tower transcripts released
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Trump Tower transcripts released

He said he was skeptical about the value of such a meeting and "as it later turned out, my skepticism was justified". According to the transcripts , Trump Jr. His notes mention "Russian adoption by American ...More..

EPA IG Will Probe Pruitt's Use Of Nonpublic Email Accounts
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

EPA IG Will Probe Pruitt's Use Of Nonpublic Email Accounts

The questioning was notably more aggressive than during appearances Pruitt made before House subcommittees last month, during which the Republican chairman repeatedly cut off Democrats the moment their limite...More..

TV Producer Dies After E-Cigarette Explodes & Burns 80% Of His Body
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

TV Producer Dies After E-Cigarette Explodes & Burns 80% Of His Body

Tallmadge D'Elia, 38, died May 5 in a house fire with about 80 percent of his body burned. FEMA recently reported that there were nearly 200 incidents involving exploding vape pens between 2000 and 2016, bu...More..

US Senate panel approves Central Intelligence Agency nominee Gina Haspel despite torture background
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

US Senate panel approves Central Intelligence Agency nominee Gina Haspel despite torture background

Haspel , a career intelligence officer, told Senators she would not agree to restart such an interrogation programme in future, but she has avoided decrying torture as immoral per se. "I believe [Haspel] is...More..

Latin America in quandary over U.S. embassy move
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Latin America in quandary over U.S. embassy move

The Palestinians have said that they believe the participation of diplomats of European countries in opening the Embassy of the United States "a serious violation of global law". Palestinian leaders said b...More..

2 dead, thousands without power as storm lashes US
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

2 dead, thousands without power as storm lashes US

The man, who has not been identified, was killed when a tree fell on the truck in which he was sitting in Danbury's Candlewood Lake area. A 41-year-old woman was killed in New Fairfield, Connecticut, when a t...More..

Former student shot, 19, wounded after bringing gun to Dixon High
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Former student shot, 19, wounded after bringing gun to Dixon High

He was taken into custody and treated for his wound, which city officials said was not life-threatening. It was not clear whether the suspect was a student at the school, and officials did not immediately res...More..

Judge Denies Manafort's Motion to Dismiss Charges in Russia Probe
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Judge Denies Manafort's Motion to Dismiss Charges in Russia Probe

But US District Judge Amy Berman Jackson disagreed. In a court filing on Monday, lawyers for Concord Management and Consulting LLC said Mueller had wrongfully accused the company of a "make-believe crime", in...More..

Chlorine 'likely' used in February chemical attack in Syria, watchdog says
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Chlorine 'likely' used in February chemical attack in Syria, watchdog says

The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) confirmed on Wednesday that chlorine was likely used in a February attack in Saraqib, Syria . Last month, Russian Federation held a press c...More..

East Coast main line trains back in public hands next month
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

East Coast main line trains back in public hands next month

He added there will be no sanctions against Virgin or Stagecoach for their failures. Whilst I am confident that my constituents will notice very little difference in the day-to-day operation of services follo...More..

Another round of Syria peace talks begins in Astana
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Another round of Syria peace talks begins in Astana

The guarantor states brokered a cease-fire in Syria in December 2016. At the Ankara summit, the leaders of the three guarantor states reached an agreement to hold the next summit in Tehran. They revealed an agr...More..

Parents of 2 Parkland Victims Running for School Board
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Parents of 2 Parkland Victims Running for School Board

Two parents of students shot and killed at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland , Florida are running together for two seats on the Broward County School Board , Politico is reporting . The inc...More..

Rep. Rice withdraws from contention in attorney general race
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Rep. Rice withdraws from contention in attorney general race

Public Advocate Letitia James has filed papers with the state Board of Elections declaring her intention to run for attorney general in the fall. In her opening statement, Underwood, 73, detailed her experien...More..

BSEB 10th class result 2018 expected today; check at biharboard
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

BSEB 10th class result 2018 expected today; check at biharboard

The results were supposed to be announced today at the official website biharboard .ac.in but the latest reports suggest that it will may be announced on May 16. The exam was conducted in two sittings in 1,4...More..

Georgia Candidate To Drive 'Deportation Bus' in Protest of Sanctuary Cities
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Georgia Candidate To Drive 'Deportation Bus' in Protest of Sanctuary Cities

In a commercial for the tour, he says he hopes to fill the bus with undocumented immigrants . "We're not just gonna track 'em and watch 'em roam around our state", says Williams. Like many a political candid...More..

Varanasi flyover collapse: 12 people killed, over 50 trapped under debris
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Varanasi flyover collapse: 12 people killed, over 50 trapped under debris

The incident claimed 17 lives while a few more were feared trapped under the debris. He also set up a high-powered three-member panel under agriculture production commissioner Raj Pratap Singh to look into the ...More..

Why NC teachers marching in Raleigh Wednesday will still be paid
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Why NC teachers marching in Raleigh Wednesday will still be paid

While there is more work to be done, each year the socioeconomic diversity of our student body better reflects the strengths found in the rich diversity of our community and delivers on the mandate for N.C. Lan...More..

Massive dust storm hits Delhi-NCR on Wednesday morning
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Massive dust storm hits Delhi-NCR on Wednesday morning

The weather turbulence will subside by Wednesday, however, a fresh round of scattered thundershowers may hit the Western Himalayan region, east India and south peninsular India early next week, the Met office f...More..

TN 12th Result 2018: Girls outperform boys
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

TN 12th Result 2018: Girls outperform boys

The exams were conducted from March 1 to April 6, 2018. The results for the exams that were held in March, i.e. TN HSC 12th exam results 2018, will be released at 10 am on Wednesday. The Tamil Nadu State ...More..

Russia, Iran to continue cooperation on nuclear deal - Foreign Ministry
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Russia, Iran to continue cooperation on nuclear deal - Foreign Ministry

Merkel said in a speech to a labor union congress in Berlin that President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the 2015 agreement marked "a shift in German-American, in European-American relations". "Now...More..

BSF Personnel Martyred in Ceasefire Violation Along International Border in Jammu
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

BSF Personnel Martyred in Ceasefire Violation Along International Border in Jammu

He said a bigger infiltration bid aided by the Pakistani rangers was, however, foiled by the BSF on the worldwide border (IB) on Tuesday. Their number is five and HSTI recording also shows it's a five-member gr...More..

Russia's information company says its places of work in Ukraine raided
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Russia's information company says its places of work in Ukraine raided

The office of the Ukrainian Prosecutor's Office of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea, which is investigating Vyshinsky's case, is located in Kherson, the Russian propagandist news agency RIA Novosti reported....More..

Everything You Need to Know About Ramadan
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Everything You Need to Know About Ramadan

This means eating lots of high-protein foods and drinking as much water as possible right up until dawn, after which you can't eat or drink anything. During this time of spiritual reflection, things that may ...More..

Sonam turns heads in her second appearance at Cannes
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Sonam turns heads in her second appearance at Cannes

Sonam Kapoor poses for a portrait photograph at the 71st global film festival in Cannes. "Anand's business and family are in Delhi". Sonam's home and career are in Mumbai. Her look for the day was shared by hus...More..

Dog saves buddy that fell into pool
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Dog saves buddy that fell into pool

Smokey, who is not a strong swimmer, according to The Dodo , normally stays in the pool on the steps but this time nearly ended up in the deep end unable to figure out how to leave the pool. "When we saw the ...More..

Presenting … a Vegan Take on the Royal Wedding Cake!
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Presenting … a Vegan Take on the Royal Wedding Cake!

He will no longer make the journey to meet his future son-in-law Prince Harry , he said, or keep planned appointments with the Queen , Prince Philip, Prince of Wales, Duchess of Cornwall and Duke and Duches...More..

Turkey Sends Israeli Ambassador Home, Recalls Envoy From US
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Turkey Sends Israeli Ambassador Home, Recalls Envoy From US

The White House on Monday blamed the Palestinian militant group Hamas for deadly violence on Israel's border with Gaza where Israeli troops fatally shot dozens of Palestinian protesters. It's been the c...More..

Click It or Ticket enforcement begins next week
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Click It or Ticket enforcement begins next week

With summer rapidly approaching and area schools releasing students for summer vacation, the RPD are frequent participants in a seat belt "Click it or Ticket" campaigns . At night from 6 p.m.to 5:59 a.m., th...More..

Riau Police succeeded in stopping attack: National Police
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Riau Police succeeded in stopping attack: National Police

Television images showed what was reportedly the bodies of four suspects lying on the ground. All three incidents involved the children of the three families, who knew each other and studied the Quran together,...More..

Barletta wins Republican nomination for US Senate
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Barletta wins Republican nomination for US Senate

Senate for Pennsylvania, Bob Casey Jr.in the primary election. The incumbent- Sen. Bob Casey- is unopposed in the democratic race. Mr. Barletta, a four-term lawmaker and supporter of President Trump's tou...More..

ICSE, ISC results: Pune girl second ISC topper in country
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

ICSE, ISC results: Pune girl second ISC topper in country

The examination for Class 10 ( ICSE ) was conducted from February 26 till March 28 while the Class 12 (ISC) examination was conducted from February 7 till April 2. "We were in the same section and went to the s...More..

MACC wanted to probe 1MDB Najib link but the AG said no
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

MACC wanted to probe 1MDB Najib link but the AG said no

Mahathir on Saturday stopped Najib from leaving the country , and sacked the attorney general who had cleared him of involvement in a multi-billion-dollar corruption scandal. Both police officers said investig...More..

Ex-Chelsea player backs Liverpool to win Champions League
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Ex-Chelsea player backs Liverpool to win Champions League

And no, we're not talking about the quality of the defending. "This season we have shown some absolutely incredible games and have had some of our biggest games to date with our UEFA Champions League viewin...More..

Man suspected in massive Central Intelligence Agency leak jailed, but not charged
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Man suspected in massive Central Intelligence Agency leak jailed, but not charged

Starting in March 2017, the Vault 7 leaks gave access to a trove of hacking tools and documentation on electronic surveillance capabilities that was initially developed for the Central Intelligence Agency. Jo...More..

1 dead, 2 hurt after explosion at California office building
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

1 dead, 2 hurt after explosion at California office building

Orange County Sheriff's Cmdr. Fire authority spokesperson Captain Tony Bommarito later updated that three others suffered injuries and were taken to the hospital. Officials didn't consider the explosion suspi...More..

Pro-choice groups challenge Iowa's strict abortion ban
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Pro-choice groups challenge Iowa's strict abortion ban

Supreme Court because the suit citing the state constitution can not be removed to federal court, according Rita Bettis, legal director for the ACLU of Iowa . "In the 45 years since Roe , no federal or state ...More..

Europe seeks to sweeten Iran deal, considers standing up to United States sanctions
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Europe seeks to sweeten Iran deal, considers standing up to United States sanctions

A lengthy government statement issued Friday said the other parties to the agreement - especially Britain, France and Germany - must safeguard the accord, implement their commitments , and "proceed from givi...More..

California Regulators Give Go-ahead for Solar Panels on New Homes
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

California Regulators Give Go-ahead for Solar Panels on New Homes

It represents the state's latest step to curb greenhouse gas emissions. "You can bet every other of the 49 states will be watching closely to see what happens", he said. It applies to single-family houses and...More..

40 feared drowned as boat capsizes in Godavari River in Andhra Pradesh
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

40 feared drowned as boat capsizes in Godavari River in Andhra Pradesh

When the boat is nearly 10 minutes away to the banks, heavy rain and wind occurred, the boat lost balance and slid one side". Khaja, who operates the boat, surrendered before Devipatnam police. PM Modi tweete...More..

Rachael DelTondo, 32-Year-Old Teacher Fatally Shot in Aliquippa
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Rachael DelTondo, 32-Year-Old Teacher Fatally Shot in Aliquippa

She said she didn't want her fiance to know because he would get mad. The 32-year-old school teacher was shot and died in the driveway. The suspension came after school officials received an anonymous ema...More..

Anwar's release to be 'slightly' delayed
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Anwar's release to be 'slightly' delayed

The process of releasing Datuk Seri Anwar will be carried out at the Rehabilitation Hospital in Cheras here without requiring the de facto leader of the Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) to be taken back to the Sunga...More..

Peru captain Paolo Guerrero to miss World Cup through increased drugs ban
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Peru captain Paolo Guerrero to miss World Cup through increased drugs ban

The Court of Arbitration for Sport has upheld an appeal by the World Anti-Doping Agency to extend Guerrero's six-month Federation Internationale de Football Association ban, which expired this month. Peruvian s...More..

Brussels, Tehran aim to preserve Iran nuclear Deal
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Brussels, Tehran aim to preserve Iran nuclear Deal

Russian Federation and Germany say efforts must be taken to preserve the nuclear deal with Iran following the USA exit. She added: "Britain, France and Germany were of the opinion that the agreement against I...More..

North Dakota joins other states in suing Purdue Pharma for opioid promotion
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

North Dakota joins other states in suing Purdue Pharma for opioid promotion

Stenehjem also says the company promoted the drugs through a "pervasive and deceptive marketing campaign". The lawsuit alleges Purdue engaged in deceptive marketing regarding the risks and benefits of prescri...More..

Rihanna Intruder Charged with Felony Stalking, Burglary
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Rihanna Intruder Charged with Felony Stalking, Burglary

He was also charged with misdemeanor resisting arrest. Leon was arrested after forcibly entering Rihanna's house. Risling said the man had been inside Rihanna's home for about 12 hours before an assista...More..

Judge: Special counsel had authority to prosecute Paul Manafort
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Judge: Special counsel had authority to prosecute Paul Manafort

Former Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort, faces an array of criminal charges in two different federal courts, including money laundering charges and allegations that he worked as an unregistered agent for ...More..

U.S. embassy in Jerusalem opens amid violence: 4 essential reads
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

U.S. embassy in Jerusalem opens amid violence: 4 essential reads

The legislation, which became law in 1995, contained a clause that allowed presidents to postpone its enactment to protect national security . In the West Bank, Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas declared a ...More..

Police chief briefs MHA on assault of J&K women
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Police chief briefs MHA on assault of J&K women

An FIR, under sections of molestation, assault and outraging the modesty of a woman, has been registered based on a complaint by the woman. NDTV reported that a video clip on social media showed a wounded...More..