British Foreign Secretary Claims Putin Murdered Skripal

Mentioning Putin in the context of Sergei Skripal's poisoning "is nothing but shocking and unforgiveable behaviour from the point of view of diplomacy", Peskov said. Many Russians remain sceptical that the state was involved in the attack an... More..

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by | Saturday, March 17, 2018

22:12US Quitting JCPOA Could Hurt Its Reputation Rather Than Iran Deal

Speaking on condition of anonymity, the source told IRNA late on Friday that after a 3-hour talks with nuclear deal parties under the JCPOA Joint Commission, Iran's top diplomat Abbas Araqchi would likely hol...More..

Kevin Knox Leads Kentucky Past Davidson in 2018 NCAA Tournament
by | Saturday, March 17, 2018

Kevin Knox Leads Kentucky Past Davidson in 2018 NCAA Tournament

The game stayed close until Kentucky made the game-defining run. With no Pac-12 teams winning in the first round, the conference made history; according to ESPN Stats and Info, no major conference has failed ...More..

USA slaps sanctions on Russians for poll meddling, cyber-attacks
by | Saturday, March 17, 2018

USA slaps sanctions on Russians for poll meddling, cyber-attacks

The accusations of energy grid attacks and sanctions are some of the strongest actions by the Trump administration as the President has publicly doubted Russia's involvement in efforts to sow discord in t...More..

Lock down lifted at Righetti High School after investigation into text threat
by | Friday, March 16, 2018

Lock down lifted at Righetti High School after investigation into text threat

F-- this place", according to multiple reports. However, San Leandro High School students were sent home early, and their school will remain closed tomorrow as a precaution against violence. "We searched the sc...More..

Dane ranks 14th healthiest county in new survey
by | Friday, March 16, 2018

Dane ranks 14th healthiest county in new survey

These rankings use data related to physical environments, social and economic factors , health behaviors and clinical care. The study looks at both health outcomes and health factors in 242 Texas count...More..

DC-area forecast: Staying cold and breezy as winter holds on tight
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

DC-area forecast: Staying cold and breezy as winter holds on tight

Tomorrow: Partly cloudy, breezy, morning flurry possible. Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers. Wind: SW 10-20 miles per hour. West/northwest winds 0 to 5 miles per hour. Saturday , the chance of showers...More..

UP bypoll results: Alliance Arithmetic trumps BJP's electoral chemistry
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

UP bypoll results: Alliance Arithmetic trumps BJP's electoral chemistry

Election Commission officials said the Samajwadi Party's Nagendra Singh Patel defested BJP's Kashlendra Singh Patel in Phulpur by over 59,000 votes. "Election performances of both SP and BSP seemed to con...More..

School violence remembered as thousands of shoes placed before US Congress
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

School violence remembered as thousands of shoes placed before US Congress

Students across the country plan to walk out of their classrooms for 17 minutes to commemorate the 17 students and staff members who were killed in the February 14 massacre. The Centers for Disease Control and ...More..

Apple Orders
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Apple Orders "Central Park" Series By "Bob's Burgers" Creators

Apple describes it as a "musical comedy" and it is created by Bouchard and 20 Century Fox Television, where the creator is under an overall deal. Bouchard, Smith, and Gad penned the project, and Bouchard and ...More..

'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz', 96, dies before being jailed
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz', 96, dies before being jailed

Hannover prosecutor Kathrin Soefker says a lawyer informed her office that Oskar Groening died Friday in a hospital. He did not take part in any killings himself but counted cash taken from victims on their arr...More..

Blast targets Palestinian PM's convoy during rare Gaza visit
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Blast targets Palestinian PM's convoy during rare Gaza visit

The Palestinian prime minister says a blast that struck his convoy in Gaza will not disrupt attempts to reconcile with Hamas . A convoy including Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah was hit by an e...More..

Telangana Assembly-Governor ESL Narasimhan-Congress-Disruption
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Telangana Assembly-Governor ESL Narasimhan-Congress-Disruption

Two Congress MLAs were today expelled from the Telangana Assembly while 11 others were suspended for the ongoing budget session for protesting during the Governors address to the joint sitting of Legislature....More..

Charter bus carrying high school band students crashes off interstate
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Charter bus carrying high school band students crashes off interstate

All of those on board were taken to 10 hospitals in Alabama and Florida, either by helicopter or ambulance, to be checked out or treated. The charter bus crashed into the median of Interstate 10 before fa...More..

Trump fires his personal assistant, John McEntee, then Trump campaign hires him
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Trump fires his personal assistant, John McEntee, then Trump campaign hires him

Also announced Tuesday, former spokeswoman Katrina Pierson was hired by the campaign as a senior adviser. Two sources initially said McEntee was pushed out because of issues with his security clearance, but ano...More..

Turkish army announces encirclement of Syria's Afrin city
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Turkish army announces encirclement of Syria's Afrin city

Cavusoglu said Tuesday that Turkey and the United States would decide on a plan for the process during talks scheduled for March 19, but said Turkish forces would carry out a military operation if the discussio...More..

Bypolls in Bihar and Uttar Pradesh : Details you should know
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Bypolls in Bihar and Uttar Pradesh : Details you should know

While the Uttar Pradesh constituencies fell vacant after Gorakhpur MP Yogi Adityanath became UP Chief Minister and Phulpur MP Keshav Prasad Maurya became deputy chief minister, all 3 Bihar seats fell vacant...More..

Pomona, California police officer shot dead as standoff with suspect continues
by | Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Pomona, California police officer shot dead as standoff with suspect continues

Casillas had been with the Pomona Police Department since 2014. Pomona PD Officer Gregory Casillas was sworn in only six months ago, and was almost finished with field training. Share this article: Pomona pol...More..

Victory for the 'Long March' as Maharashtra Concedes Farmers' Demands
by | Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Victory for the 'Long March' as Maharashtra Concedes Farmers' Demands

Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis appreciated peaceful and disciplined march of farmers and reiterated his government's commitment to the welfare of farmers. Earlier today, the farmers reached Azad Maidan in ...More..

Solar Summit begins at Rashtrapathi Bhaban in India
by | Monday, March 12, 2018

Solar Summit begins at Rashtrapathi Bhaban in India

This is one of the most promising coalitions to combat climate change. With the formal launch of the project, India has plans to generate 1000, GW of solar energy and raise 1 trillion dollars by 2030. "It...More..

China: we don't want trade war with US
by | Monday, March 12, 2018

China: we don't want trade war with US

He gave no details on how this figure was reached, but the USA and Chinese governments generally report widely differing trade figures because Beijing counts only the first port to which goods go instead ...More..

French President Emmanuel Macron calls on President Kovind
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

French President Emmanuel Macron calls on President Kovind

India and France tightened their embrace on Saturday, agreeing to ramp up the two-decade-old strategic partnership and signing 14 agreements in areas as diverse as defence, space, narcotics, education, urban d...More..

Steve Bannon takes alt-right message to France
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Steve Bannon takes alt-right message to France

Bannon's visit to France was his latest stop on a tour of European countries, which has included Switzerland and Italy. Bannon, who ran right-wing Breitbart News, was among Trump's closest aides during the 20...More..

United States of America issues travel warning for Mexican resort town
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

United States of America issues travel warning for Mexican resort town

Over the past year, there has been a dramatic increase in violence in and around Playa del Carmen, according to Eric Olson, an expert on security issues in Mexico at the Wilson Center's Latin American Program...More..

Russian spy attack: British troops deployed to assist nerve agent probe
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Russian spy attack: British troops deployed to assist nerve agent probe

Mr Skripal, 66, was convicted by the Russian government of passing secrets to MI6, but given refuge in the United Kingdom in 2010 as part of a "spy swap". The spokesman said Johnson's comments were an attempt t...More..

China seeks early US-N. Korea talks
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

China seeks early US-N. Korea talks

Wang was also asked about the recent developments in his press conference , and his answer went into more detail than previous statements from the Foreign Ministry. "China will take necessary measures in the...More..

Trump Will be Getting Military Parade Down Pennsylvania Ave. Without Tanks
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Trump Will be Getting Military Parade Down Pennsylvania Ave. Without Tanks

The parade will also feature period uniforms from the Old Guard Fife and Drum, a unit that parades in period uniform. The White House's budget chief has said the event will cost taxpayers up to $30m (£21m)....More..

Charges Filed Against Asheville Cop Who Beat, Tased Man for Jaywalking
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Charges Filed Against Asheville Cop Who Beat, Tased Man for Jaywalking

Rush is heard saying: "All I'm trying to do is go home, man". "We are aware of at least three other incidents where Hickman had some questionable conduct", says Blake. "You think it's amusing....you know wh...More..

European Union expects exemption from USA steel and aluminium tariffs
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

European Union expects exemption from USA steel and aluminium tariffs

America's friends deserve "flexibility and co-operation" when the measures are imposed, Trump said Thursday at the signing ceremony. That would leave the country without a domestic source of steel needed ...More..

Gauri Lankesh murder: K'taka Police arrests accused after 6 months
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Gauri Lankesh murder: K'taka Police arrests accused after 6 months

Naveen is said to have told the SIT that one of the main persons involved in the Gauri Lankesh murder was called Praveen, but officials added that he was refusing to divulge anything more. The SIT had found a...More..

Trump set to sign tariffs order amid Republican dissent
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Trump set to sign tariffs order amid Republican dissent

But considering the amount of steel and aluminum in a typical vehicle, prices for cars could go up by hundreds of dollars, analysts warn. After months of frantic lobbying, diplomatic arm-twisting and heated d...More..

'Living Will' Allowed With Strict Guidelines, Says Supreme Court
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

'Living Will' Allowed With Strict Guidelines, Says Supreme Court

But passive euthanasia , the withdrawal of medical treatment with the deliberate intention to hasten a terminally ill patient's death was allowed by the Supreme Court in Friday's landmark verdict. However,...More..

TDP pull-out of Modi govt too little, too late: Congress
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

TDP pull-out of Modi govt too little, too late: Congress

According to sources, Naidu told Modi that he was left with no option but to resign from the government after Jaitley ruled out granting special status to the state. However, an alliance with the BJP boosted ...More..

Trump asked two Mueller witnesses what they talked about
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Trump asked two Mueller witnesses what they talked about

At far right is Chief of Staff Reince Priebus , with White House counsel Donald McGahn, second from right. The President's team has raised the idea of an interview with Trump to determine if they are close t...More..

ReadyWisconsin Reminders For Daylight Saving Time
by | Friday, March 09, 2018

ReadyWisconsin Reminders For Daylight Saving Time

Smoke detectors should be replaced every 10 years and carbon monoxide detectors should be replaced every five years. "A house should have more than one smoke alarm located according to the manufacturer's re...More..

Karnataka government approves state flag, to seek approval from Centre
by | Friday, March 09, 2018

Karnataka government approves state flag, to seek approval from Centre

A committee headed by noted Kannada scholar Hampa Nagarajaiah decided on the design of the flag. The chosen design of the flag incorporates red and yellow strips, with white in the middle and the State emblem...More..

Assad attacks eastern Ghouta with 'chlorine and napalm'
by | Friday, March 09, 2018

Assad attacks eastern Ghouta with 'chlorine and napalm'

The narrow point linking rebel territory in north and south parts of eastern Ghouta is all within the range of government fire and impossible for insurgents to cross, meaning the enclave has in military terms b...More..

Parsons Green: Bomb victim 'engulfed in flames'
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

Parsons Green: Bomb victim 'engulfed in flames'

Thirty people were injured after the device partially detonated during rush hour last September in a Tube train at Parsons Green station. Hassan has denied the charges. A teen made a bomb left on a Tube train...More..

BJP's Raja invites ire of TN parties for social media post
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

BJP's Raja invites ire of TN parties for social media post

MDMK leader Vaiko challenged Raja to try and remove Periyar's statue. Now the government at the centre taking the matter into consideration taking an action against the people involved in the act. The statu...More..

County election results: Becerra wins Democratic Primary
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

County election results: Becerra wins Democratic Primary

The Democratic congressman outraised the Republican senator in the last quarter of 2017 and has touted his candidacy's grassroots appeal for Texas Democrats who haven't had much to cheer about lately. "We...More..