Tom Brokaw Denies Sexual Harassment Allegations, Attacks Accuser

Brokaw is the most recent of many media personalities to be accused of sexual misconduct in recent months, including his former colleague Matt Lauer , who left the Today show and the network after several women came forward with allegations. More..

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Suspects in Palestinian killing still in Malaysia, say police
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

Suspects in Palestinian killing still in Malaysia, say police

In Malaysia, authorities said the motorcycle used in Batsh's killing had not been stolen, the Times reported . The New York Times report stated that one official claimed that Batash was involved in negot...More..

Mike Pompeo Sworn In As Secretary Of State
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

Mike Pompeo Sworn In As Secretary Of State

Greenblatt. The Senate narrowly confirmed CIA Director Mike Pompeo to be secretary of State on Thursday, overcoming steep opposition to his nomination. Trump and Kim will meet in May or early June at a loca...More..

Stretch Your Dollar: National Pretzel Day freebies
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

Stretch Your Dollar: National Pretzel Day freebies

To celebrate, a number of businesses are serving up some tasty pretzel deals, including some free offers! Auntie Anne's: If you are A Pretzel Perks member you get a free classic pretzel with any pretzel pur...More..

Bengal panchayat polls rescheduled to May 14
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

Bengal panchayat polls rescheduled to May 14

The SEC had earlier written to the state government about the need for central forces, something that was mentioned in its deliberations with Bengal governor Keshari Nath Tripathi, and sought from the gover...More..

EU, Iran oppose Macron's offer of new deal to Trump
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

EU, Iran oppose Macron's offer of new deal to Trump

Macron challenged his audience to embrace the traditional American defense of the global liberal order, at a time when Mr. Trump is pushing his "America first" agenda for national security and reciprocal tra...More..

Kuwait asks Philippines ambassador to leave within one week
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Kuwait asks Philippines ambassador to leave within one week

One clip shows a man rushing to assist a woman into a black vehicle carrying diplomatic licence plates, while another depicted a person running from what looked like a construction site and speeding off in a au...More..

State of Texas: Supreme Court to hear challenge to Texas voting districts
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

State of Texas: Supreme Court to hear challenge to Texas voting districts

Minority advocacy groups did not like those 2011 maps, and said they were deliberately created to negatively affect African American and Latino voters. "You have instances where the courts have said this is som...More..

Congress shares mocking video of PM Narendra Modi, 'godman' Asaram on Twitter
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Congress shares mocking video of PM Narendra Modi, 'godman' Asaram on Twitter

Akhil Bharatiya Akhara Parishad (ABAP), the apex body of Hindu saints, previous year released a list of fake seers, which included Asaram and another rape convict Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh . His trial took ...More..

Who Is John Bates? District Court Judge Rules Against Canceling DACA
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Who Is John Bates? District Court Judge Rules Against Canceling DACA

A federal judge has rejected the Trump administration's decision to end the Obama-era program created to protect undocumented immigrants who entered the U.S.as children, calling the rescission "arbitrary", "c...More..

GOP retains management of NY Senate regardless of Democrat victories
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

GOP retains management of NY Senate regardless of Democrat victories

But Mr. Felder, who was elected in 2012 as a Democrat but nearly immediately declared his intentions to sit with Republicans, remained an outlier. Democrat Shelley Mayer won a double-digit victory in what had...More..

Disguised woman kills husband's mistress before turning gun on herself: Cops
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Disguised woman kills husband's mistress before turning gun on herself: Cops

She loved her family fiercely, was a compassionate friend and among the most talented and innovative professionals in her field. "Most people who met Meredith were instantly dazzled by her". Police recovered a ...More..

Donald Trump, Apple chief Tim Cook to talk trade at White House
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Donald Trump, Apple chief Tim Cook to talk trade at White House

Marking the arrival ceremony for French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife Brigitte's visit, Trump opted for one of her go-to shoe brands, Louboutin's famed So Kate shoes in denim, which featured a stark wh...More..

Army pays tribute to soldier killed in Kashmir's Tral
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Army pays tribute to soldier killed in Kashmir's Tral

Four militants and two security personnel were killed in an encounter in the forests of Lam, in south Kashmir's Tral area, on Tuesday morning. "An army soldier, Ajay Kumar, and the policeman, Latif Gojri, s...More..

Positive global cues lift crude oil futures
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Positive global cues lift crude oil futures

According to analysts, the possibility of sanctions on Iran has been the most significant driver of the oil price rally in recent weeks. Oil has surged more than 7% this month on concern geopolitical risk...More..

Mayor: One officer has died after shooting at Dallas Home Depot
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Mayor: One officer has died after shooting at Dallas Home Depot

CBS station KTVT reports the officer died at Texas Health Presbyterian Dallas Wednesday morning while another remains in critical condition. The officer has been identified as 27-year-old Rogelio Santander. Fiv...More..

Proposed Bill Would Prohibit Teachers From Striking In Colorado
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Proposed Bill Would Prohibit Teachers From Striking In Colorado

However, that it was introduced at all speaks to growing concern that the wave of teacher activism that has hit other states could come to Colorado. Some teachers in Colorado canceled classes April 16 to walk...More..

Real Madrid can complete impossible Champions League feat: Toni Kroos
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Real Madrid can complete impossible Champions League feat: Toni Kroos

Bayern Munich vs Real Madrid will be played on Wednesday, April 25, 2018. Madrid have no fresh injury concerns. "For me, I'd rather they played Real Madrid ". So if Mauricio Pochettino's comments at t...More..

Cambridge Analytica fights back on data scandal
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Cambridge Analytica fights back on data scandal

He said that Facebook's tools allowed developers to gain access to the data of users and their friends, whether the friends of users had given their consent or not. Mitchell said that the idea that political co...More..

Customs union showdown will 'not be a confidence vote in Theresa May'
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Customs union showdown will 'not be a confidence vote in Theresa May'

With these proposals - and particularly a desire to end European Court of Justice jurisdiction - Barnier warned that the United Kingdom is closing doors which could prevent the adoption of the wide-ranging free...More..

Armenia ranked 80th in 2017 Press Freedom Index
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Armenia ranked 80th in 2017 Press Freedom Index

International, non-profit organisation Reporters Without Borders , which promotes and defends freedom of information and the press, has upgraded Georgia's freedom of press index by three points. Criticism of t...More..

NO GENOCIDE: Trump Tightens Turkey's Grip Over US Policy on Armenian Genocide
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

NO GENOCIDE: Trump Tightens Turkey's Grip Over US Policy on Armenian Genocide

In January the French president, Emmanuel Macron, added 24 April to the French calendar to commemorate the events 100 years ago. Many historians consider it the first genocide of the 20th century. Some SoCal ...More..

Suspect in Florida, Minnesota shootings waives extradition
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Suspect in Florida, Minnesota shootings waives extradition

She was captured in South Padre Island late last week. She always had a smile on her face. Rose Beedy, of South Padre Island, said she couldn't believe her town was now in the spotlight over a wanted fugitive...More..

Police probe Korean Air chairman's wife over abuse
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Police probe Korean Air chairman's wife over abuse

The controlling family of South Korea's largest air carrier found itself under heavy criticism on Monday (April 23) amid the emergence of fresh allegations of misconduct and another search and seizure operation...More..

Longtime Spurs duo Manu Ginobili, Tony Parker make history
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Longtime Spurs duo Manu Ginobili, Tony Parker make history

The San Antonio Spurs and the Golden State Warriors duke it out in Game 5 at the Oracle Arena in Game 5 on Tuesday night. For whatever reason, the Warriors came out of the gates rather lethargic and lacka...More..

Widespread fog expected Friday morning; no snow in extended forecast
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Widespread fog expected Friday morning; no snow in extended forecast

By Wednesday , the rain will have cleared out, leaving partly cloudy skies and highs in the upper 70s, Anderson said. Tuesday will be much cooler than today , Head said, with cloud cover continuing to thick...More..

Sarah Sanders, Trump Roast Democrats Opposing Pompeo Nomination
by | Monday, April 23, 2018

Sarah Sanders, Trump Roast Democrats Opposing Pompeo Nomination

Critics say Pompeo is too conservative to represent the country on the world stage, given past harsh remarks about Islam and homosexuality and fears he would favor military action over diplomacy and be too like...More..

Prime Minister Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping to hold informal summit
by | Monday, April 23, 2018

Prime Minister Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping to hold informal summit

The focus of the meeting, the two ministers said, will be on terrorism, climate change, sustainable development, global healthcare, etc. During the meeting, Pakistan Ambassador to China Masood Khalid and othe...More..

Customs union debate in Commons on Thursday; Lords voted in support
by | Monday, April 23, 2018

Customs union debate in Commons on Thursday; Lords voted in support

The figures show a split between those who voted Leave and those who voted Remain in the referendum. The vote will be symbolic and non-binding, but it has the potential to deepen Tory Brexit tensions ahea...More..

Serzh Sargsyan: Armenian Prime Minister Resigns Following Days Of Mass Protests
by | Monday, April 23, 2018

Serzh Sargsyan: Armenian Prime Minister Resigns Following Days Of Mass Protests

Nikol Pashinyan was right. On the 11th day of demonstrations in the ex-Soviet country, young men in small groups briefly blocked roads in Yerevan and shouted slogans such as "Join us!" and "Victory" and th...More..

United States tells International Monetary Fund to fight global trade imbalances
by | Monday, April 23, 2018

United States tells International Monetary Fund to fight global trade imbalances

The IMF's policymaking committee said on Saturday that a strong world economy was threatened by increasing tension over trade and countries' heavy debt burden. Regarding trade with Japan, Mnuchin said the Unite...More..

Heavy firing in Riyadh sparks coup rumours
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

Heavy firing in Riyadh sparks coup rumours

The number of assailants, their identity or affiliation has still not been identified. Footage circulating earlier on social media showed loud shooting that lasted for at least 30 seconds, leading to speculat...More..

'Killer grandma' suspected of fatally shooting 2 captured at Texas resort
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

'Killer grandma' suspected of fatally shooting 2 captured at Texas resort

Riess allegedly has a gambling addiction, according to KMSP in Minneapolis . Riess was arrested without incident, Smith said. Lois Riess is now in police custody at a jailhouse in a resort town off the s...More..

Close family, friends and colleagues attend Bush funeral Services
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

Close family, friends and colleagues attend Bush funeral Services

Bush to have lost a lovely daughter and to continue with poise and strength in all of her endeavors is such an inspiration", said Marchand. Many were seen embracing in the church before the service. The servi...More..

by | Saturday, April 21, 2018

SC says no to independent probe into death of Judge BH Loya

Jaitley also targeted lawyers who had filed public interest appeals in the judge Loya case and called them "Institution Disruptors". It had come down heavily on alleged accusations, bullying of judges in ...More..

Actress charged in criminal cult case
by | Saturday, April 21, 2018

Actress charged in criminal cult case

A television actress best known for playing a young Superman's close friend pleaded not guilty Friday to sex trafficking after federal prosecutors said she worked as a slave "master" recruiting unsuspecting w...More..

Prince Charles approved to lead Commonwealth
by | Saturday, April 21, 2018

Prince Charles approved to lead Commonwealth

Prince Charles welcomed the guests saying that the modern Commonwealth had a role to play in building bridges between member states creating "fairer societies within them and a more secure world around them". ...More..

Metro Detroit rumbles after 3.6 magnitude natural disaster strikes Canada
by | Saturday, April 21, 2018

Metro Detroit rumbles after 3.6 magnitude natural disaster strikes Canada

Many people may not recognize it as an quake, according to the USGS, as the vibrations are similar tot he passing of a truck. Ruff said the quake was unusual, and at this time, he couldn't say for certain th...More..

Mass Planned Evacuation Takes Place in Central Berlin Over WWII Bomb
by | Saturday, April 21, 2018

Mass Planned Evacuation Takes Place in Central Berlin Over WWII Bomb

During the morning of Friday 20 April 2018, a World War 2 bomb will be defused in the Mitte district of central Berlin . Buses, trams and local train services in Berlin were also disrupted and the road whe...More..

Greitens files temporary restraining order against Hawley, requests special prosecutor
by | Friday, April 20, 2018

Greitens files temporary restraining order against Hawley, requests special prosecutor

His spokeswoman Mary Compton said in a statement that Hawley became involved after the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported in February 2018 that it had obtained a copy of an email indicating that a Greitens employ...More..