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Top Senate Dem opposes Supreme Court pick, vows filibuster

CHUCK SCHUMER: To my Republican friends who think that if Judge Gorsuch fails to reach 60 votes we ought to change the rules, I say if this nominee can not earn 60 votes, a bar met by each of President Obama's nominees and George Bush's last two nomi...

Sindhu conquers Marin to bag maiden India Open title

Sindhu had clinched her maiden Super Series Premier title at China Open past year before reaching the final at the Hong Kong Open. Sindhu, 21, served past second-seeded Sung Ji Hyun of South Korea 21-18, 14-21, 21-14 in the semifinals that lasted...

'Itty Bitty' guard big in Bulldogs lore after UConn shocker

When it was over, the Huskies won 111 consecutive games - the most in college basketball history for any team, men or women's. Mississippi State ends UConn's historic streak with the 66-64 win. Now the Bulldogs are one win away from one of their own ...

Court annuls Parliament in Venezuela

Maduro has yet to comment on the decision but there are signs that at least some top officials are in disagreement. The United States, Brazil, Mexico , Argentina, Chile and Colombia denounced the court decision and Peru withdrew its ambassador to ...

CDU victory in Saarland: a blessing in disguise for Schulz?

The eldest Trump daughter has been posited as the Trump administration's best shot at representing women's interests at all, with a cabinet overwhelmingly composed of men . He is credited with a revival in popular support for his party. Saarland i...

Comey wanted to reveal Russian meddling months before election

Comey reportedly wanted to attempt to publish the op-ed in the New York Times , where it allegedly contained the same information that was released on January 6 concerning intelligence about Russian President Vladimir Putin and his involvement in ...

WTI futures rise after weekly U.S. oil stockpile data

Refinery utilization rates rose by 1.9 percentage points. Crude oil futures traded higher by Rs 27 at Rs 3,238 per barrel today as speculators created positions owing to a firm trend in Asian markets. Nationwide crude stockpiles rose by 867,000 b...

UN Secretary General Guterres arrives in Baghdad

The two reviewed the humanitarian situation and the protection of civilians as the Iraqi forces are fighting to retake control of the western side of Mosul, Xinhua news agency reported. Iraqi forces have won back control of most cities that fell to t...

Jewish White House official named as source in Trump-Russia investigation

The Times identified the officials as Ezra Cohen-Watnick, senior director for intelligence at the National Security Council and Michael Ellis , who works on national security issues at the White House Counsel's office, and who used to be a House I...

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley introduces GST bills in parliament

The GST Bill, which the Union government plans to implement from July 1, has been touted as India's biggest tax reform. The CGST Bill also provides for e-commerce companies to collect tax at source at a rate not exceeding one percent of net value o...

Trump tells lawmakers he expects deal 'very quickly' on healthcare

The office said it will also examine expenses incurred by government staff who travel with the president to Mar-a-Lago and determine whether Trump has sent the profits from his hotels to the US treasury, as he promised he would. An earlier GAO repor...

3500 pounds of cocaine seized near Puerto Rico; 4 arrested

A massive drug bust on the high seas as the U.S. Coast Guard intercepted millions of dollars' worth of cocaine - which will be unloaded at Port Everglades today. Royal Canadian Ship HMCS Saskatoon, which also had a Coast Guard team, one case, 1 ton. ...

Why the Dutch Election Doesn't Mean Populism Is Dead in Europe

Mr Rutte's victory could not be more welcome news for Europe as it celebrates its 60th anniversary in Rome next weekend. Cas Mudde, a Dutch expert on far-right populism at the University of Georgia, says this language and media coverage of it k...

Destiny 2 gets a teaser ahead of Friday's proper reveal

Destiny 2 has no confirmed release date, but a worldwide reveal trailer is coming this Thursday , March 30 at 1 p.m. EST. In the new trailer, which you can see below we get an idea of what might be in store for players in the upcoming shoote...

Worried about companies spying on your browsing? Here's what you can do

The House is expected to mirror the Senate vote and President Donald Trump said he would sign the bill into law. According to the new privacy policy , the consumer would authorize the service provider if he allows him to share the data or ...

Traded Price Fluctuations to Observe: G-III Apparel Group, Ltd.'s (GIII)

Glu Mobile Inc. (GLUU) opened the session with a $2.1 price tag, later ranging from $2.09 to $2.25, the range at which the stock has traded at throughout the day. Cowen and Company cut their price objective on shares of G-III Apparel Group to $22.00 ...

Saudis announce new tax rate for Aramco amid plans for IPO

It is gearing up to be the largest flotation in history, with officials valuing Aramco at more than $2 trillion. Nasser said in January that Saudi Arabia will reduce the company's overall tax rate to make the share sale more attractive to investors...

Danny Blind fired as coach of Dutch football team

The 2-0 defeat - their second in qualifying in just five games - saw them leapfrogged by their opponents and leaves them well adrift of Group A leaders France and Sweden. After the Dutch national team arrived back in Amsterdam from Sofia on Sunda...

Weather Authority Forecast for Tuesday, March 28

It will be mostly sunny on Sunday and Monday . The sky will stay cloudy and winds will be breezy with highs in the low 60s. Winds E 5-10 miles per hour. Drier weather Friday and part of Saturday before even more rain spreads in Saturday nigh...

French far right presidential candidate Le Pen

French right-wing leader and presidential candidate Marine Le Pen in Moscow on Friday called for greater cooperation against terrorism and better relations with Russian Federation. It likes her commitment to forge a strong partnership with Moscow. ...

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Inspectors' visit to suspected Syria gas attack site delayed

President Donald J. Trump announced the combined strikes were in retaliation for the regime of Syrian leader Bashar Assad using chemical weapons April 7 against civilians in Doum...

Michael Cohen withdraws lawsuits against BuzzFeed, Fusion GPS

Cohen's lawyer, David Schwartz , said in a statement that the suits were withdrawn because Cohen no longer has time for them, report the Wall Street Journal , Politico an...

Mueller team says it has not gone rogue

Bloomberg reports that Rosenstein met with the president last week and that's when the Deputy AG gave the president the assurance according to people familiar with the matter. The...

Just when you thought Sean Hannity couldn't sink any lower …

Cohen should be asked to reveal the name or can permissibly do so", the letter said. Maddow explained the that the Steele dossier allegations are "just" allegations, but noted wh...

Barbara Bush remembered as friendly, approachable by Bush library visitors

Bush's daughter, Doro, had a couple of friends in common. "We just came to pay our respects to Mrs". Bush died Tuesday evening according to a statement made by the office of Geo...

Former First Lady Barbara Bush To Be Laid To Rest Saturday

Laura, Barbara, Jenna, and I are sad, but our souls are settled because we know hers was. "Especially now - we should remember her by working to return those values to our public l...

Diamonds from space may be from 'lost planet'

The meteorites were formed after an asteroid slammed into Earth's atmosphere - making it technically a meteor - exploding 23 miles (37 kilometers) above the Nubian Desert in Suda...

Gold medalist sues USA Gymnastics, Michigan State

Two-time Olympic medal winning gymnast McKayla Maroney says she has questioned whether she paid too high of a price for her success . Maroney pointed to personnel overhauls at...

Local Congressional Leaders on Syria Airstrikes

The Russian military, meanwhile, claims to have struck down a majority of the missiles . The tripartite military action from the United States, France and Britain was created to...

Indo-Nordic summit: India, Sweden to strengthen defence and security cooperation

We will engage with them in a similar manner, and examine how they can help our missions like Make in India , Skill India, Startup India and Smart Cities programmes. The partnersh...

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Younkers stores could shutter across Iowa as part of bankruptcy

Younkers stores could shutter across Iowa as part of bankruptcy

Bon-Ton has 700 employees at its corporate offices in downtown Milwaukee. Liquidators are companies that sell off all of retailers assets and then close the stores. The group signe...

ZTE suspends trading after being blacklisted by the United Kingdom and US

ZTE suspends trading after being blacklisted by the United Kingdom and US

Bush, on President Trump's decision to block Broadcom's takeover of Qualcomm , the president's push for a wall along the border with Mexico and the president's upcoming meeting wi...

Vice President Mike Pence makes quick visit to Colorado Springs

Vice President Mike Pence makes quick visit to Colorado Springs

Syria came under attack one week after a suspected chemical weapons attack hit the Syrian town of Douma near Damascus. With reporters' cameras and tape recorders rolling, Trudeau...

Colorado Senator Releases Statement On Marijuana Policy

Colorado Senator Releases Statement On Marijuana Policy

Gardner reacted by blocking nominees for DOJ positions, he said. This story is developing and will be updated . Sessions on January 4 rescinded a policy begun under Democrati...

France Mulls Military Action Against Syria For Gas Attacks

France Mulls Military Action Against Syria For Gas Attacks

That meant airstrikes, possibly in tandem with France and other allies that have expressed outrage at the alleged Syrian chemical attack, could be launched within hours of a presid...