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Russian Federation expels 23 United Kingdom diplomats as fallout over nerve agent attack grows

Russian Federation expels 23 United Kingdom diplomats as fallout over nerve agent attack grows

The Russian statement said the government could take further measures if Britain makes any more "unfriendly" moves. They remain in critical condition in hospital. UK Foreign Secretary Boris Jo...

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Masters elected United States flagbearer for Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Paralympics Closing Ceremony

Masters elected United States flagbearer for Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Paralympics Closing Ceremony

Cloud, Minnesota), who took the win, and today won silver in his Paralympic debut. South Korean para Nordic skier Sin Eui-hyun said Saturday he is happy that he can make his mother smile with hi...

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Porn actress Stormy Daniels threatened by Trump's people

Porn actress Stormy Daniels threatened by Trump's people

In recent weeks, Ms. Clifford's lawyer, Michael Avenatti , has led a publicity blitz, appearing frequently on cable news shows, since she filed a lawsuit on March 6 seeking to break her 2016 agreem...

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Trump seeking stiffer tariffs on China

Trump seeking stiffer tariffs on China

Beyond industrial products, the draft from the European Commission also lists close to 60 agricultural products that would be tariffed, including more than $160 million in corn and more than $100 mill...

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Trump tech tariff threat overshadows strong China factory, investment data

Trump tech tariff threat overshadows strong China factory, investment data

Japan has warned of the dangers of tit-for-tat measures. The White House is considering imposing a raft of tariffs and other punitive measures on China for alleged intellectual property theft, lon...

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1 killed, 20 injured in blast in Pakistan's Lahore

1 killed, 20 injured in blast in Pakistan's Lahore

Haider Ashraf, Lahore police chief, said that evidence collected from the scene suggested it was a suicide attack. He told reporters that three policemen were among the dead. In 2016, Lahore , 37...

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Trump visits California first time as president

Trump visits California first time as president

Trump previously lambasted California in recent weeks, threatening to withdraw federal law enforcement agents and suing the state over its immigration rules. The Republican brought a tough message...

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United Nations investigator blames Facebook for spreading hate against Rohingyas

United Nations investigator blames Facebook for spreading hate against Rohingyas

Human Rights Council this week that "incitement to violence" is "rampant" and "unchecked". Marzuki Darusman, chairman of the UN Independent International Fact-Finding Mission on Myanmar said that s...

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This is Meghan Markle's daily ritual to combat wedding stress

This is Meghan Markle's daily ritual to combat wedding stress

Of course the duchess of Cambridge has had a busy week, since she made many public appearances, but a part of the audience question anyway: is it really close to Meghan Markle? "She is already e...

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UMBC To Face Off Against Virginia In NCAA Tournament

UMBC To Face Off Against Virginia In NCAA Tournament

Winning the way they did against Providence in overtime during the Big East tournament championship shows how tough this Villanova team can be, and as long as guys like Mikal Bridges and Jalen ...

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Ban on bump stocks comes closer to reality

Ban on bump stocks comes closer to reality

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, a division of the Justice Department, was the one to declare the devices as legal in 2010, writing in a letter to leading bump stock manufact...

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Putin on Russian Meddling: 'I Couldn't Care Less'

Putin on Russian Meddling: 'I Couldn't Care Less'

Earlier last month, 13 Russian nationals were charged with wrongdoing related to interfering with elections in favor of Trump. "Maybe they are not even Russians but Ukrainians, Tatars or Jews, but w...

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United States closes consular agency in Mexico, bars employee travel over 'security threat'

United States closes consular agency in Mexico, bars employee travel over 'security threat'

The U.S. has closed its consular agency in a popular Mexican tourist spot and is barring its employees from traveling there over a "security threat ". In relation to this incident, USA employees were...

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Crisis talks being held after Salisbury spy attack

Crisis talks being held after Salisbury spy attack

As details of the attack on the former Russian double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter, Yulia, have emerged, the mood in the city of 40,000 people has changed from fascination to alarm, with ...

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Africa Visit: Tillerson To Focus On Population, Institutions, Human Rights

Africa Visit: Tillerson To Focus On Population, Institutions, Human Rights

Though he has yet to visit as diplomat, Tillerson is not a stranger to Africa, which he visited frequently in search of deals in his previous job as CEO of Exxon Mobil. US engagement, limited though i...

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Court rules MI woman was unlawfully fired for being transgender

Court rules MI woman was unlawfully fired for being transgender

While Stephens claims she was sacked based on the owner's Christian beliefs, which don't align with her transgender lifestyle, the funeral home claims it was simply upholding its gender-specific dre...

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FL House passes school safety bill, sending it to Governor's desk

FL House passes school safety bill, sending it to Governor's desk

We are not trusted to teach effectively, and have had most of the blame for society's ills placed in our laps. She's unhappy the bill will reduce her annual cost-of-living-adjustment from 1.5 percen...

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London Underground bomb suspect 'trained' by Islamic State in Iraq

London Underground bomb suspect 'trained' by Islamic State in Iraq

Almost 100 people escaped with their lives when the explosion caused a fireball in the carriage at Parsons Green in southwest London on September 15 previous year. He could have stopped the detonati...

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Sierra Leone begins general elections to elect new president

Sierra Leone begins general elections to elect new president

Sierra Leoneans will head to the polls today to vote for a successor to Ernest Bai Koroma, who is bowing out after having served two terms. These are men to be respect, not some rats somewhere . Wo...

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France wants to set 15 as minimum age for sexual consent

France wants to set 15 as minimum age for sexual consent

The proposed law has been suggested following two cases involving adult men who are accused of having sex with 11-year-old girls. The French government on Tuesday announced plans for a new law that ...

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Unruly traveler subdued by passengers on Boise-bound United flight

Unruly traveler subdued by passengers on Boise-bound United flight

Spokesman Sean Briggs said airport officials contacted the Boise Police Department after reports of an "unruly passenger" came from the operators of the flight. "The flight staff were real calm". "I...

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10-day Emergency declared in Sri Lanka after communal clashes

10-day Emergency declared in Sri Lanka after communal clashes

Tension has been growing between Muslim and Buddhist community which leads to a state of emergency for 10 days in Sri Lanka . A police curfew was imposed in the Kandy District until Tuesday 6th...

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Toyota to stop selling diesel cars in Europe

Toyota to stop selling diesel cars in Europe

The 2019 Toyota Corolla hatchback, or Auris in European markets, made its debut on Tuesday at the 2018 Geneva motor show . Experts have noted that while major European manufacturers spent years...

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European Union could reject Northern Ireland border proposals, Republic's deputy PM suggests

Simon Coveney said that while he welcomed the Prime Minister's vow not to allow Brexit to jeopardise the Northern Ireland peace process, the United Kingdom must now provide the solution to how a h...

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North Korea threatens to

North Korea threatens to "counter" U.S. over military drills

Multiple officials cautioned that a diplomatic solution now remains the administration's focus - and that there are ways to block North Korea's missile program short of all-out war. As North Korea's g...

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Parties announce candidates that qualified for primary election

Parties announce candidates that qualified for primary election

Republican early voter turnout is up by 17 percent from 2014 but still lagging behind 2016 turnout. Theriault said the four Democrats running, including businessman Joseph Kopser and former cong...

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Pakistan lodges protest with India over ceasefire violations along LoC

Pakistan lodges protest with India over ceasefire violations along LoC

So far, following the surgical strikes in September 2016, the LoC in areas south of the Pir Panjal ranges witnessed heavy exchange of fire between the two armies. Two mortar shells fell near Nowshera ...

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Famed Evangelist Billy Graham's Funeral Draws Thousands

Famed Evangelist Billy Graham's Funeral Draws Thousands

Nixon's White House tapes released in 2002 included Graham's voice telling the president that Jews "don't know how I really feel about what they're doing to this country". The death of Billy Graham ...

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French far-right leader Marine Le Pen charged over IS tweets

French far-right leader Marine Le Pen charged over IS tweets

The IS group claimed resonsiblity for those and several other attacks in France since January 2015. Le Pen didn't comment publicly on the charges, made possible after the French parliament lifted he...

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West Virginia Teacher Strike Enters Its Seventh Day

West Virginia Teacher Strike Enters Its Seventh Day

West Virginia schools will be closed again on Thursday, said the state education department, despite the state's governor promising a pay increase to striking teachers. Mitch Carmichael, (R) Jackson -...

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California Democrats Stun Dianne Feinstein in State Convention Shocker

California Democrats Stun Dianne Feinstein in State Convention Shocker

Since neither candidate reached a 60 percent threshold, the party is withholding an endorsement in this race. The California Democratic Party did not endorse Sen. "The days of Democrats biding our...

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Rain & thunderstorms move through the Brazos Valley Sunday

Rain & thunderstorms move through the Brazos Valley Sunday

Thunderstorms are also possible going into the week with potential strong storms on Wednesday (Feb. 28). We will continue to monitor the forecast on this developing storm in the days ahead and kee...

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Canada Has Best-Ever Winter Olympics Performance, Despite Unexpected Losses

Canada Has Best-Ever Winter Olympics Performance, Despite Unexpected Losses

OAR's victory marks the first time in more than two decades that a men's Olympic team featuring Russian players has captured gold , with Russian players previously helping the Unified Team fi...

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Garbine Muguruza into Dubai Championships semi-finals with Caroline Garcia victory

Garbine Muguruza into Dubai Championships semi-finals with Caroline Garcia victory

She's a very tough opponent. "In the end, the win is the win". For she next takes on Angelique Kerber , who she beat in the Dubai semis previous year when the German was world No1. Muguruza , cha...

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Mattis might back allowing transgender troops to stay

Mattis might back allowing transgender troops to stay

The task of easing McMaster out of his role as national security adviser presents a unique challenge for the White House. He said, "the president has full confidence in each member of the team". A top...

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