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Barbara Underwood: What to know about the acting NY attorney general

Ms Selvaratnam also said he threatened to tap her phone among other threats. While the allegations against Schneiderman are "horrifying and inexcusable", Frosh said that President Trump and his Republican allies are unlikely to use the scandal ...

#Popcorn Moment- AG Jeff Sessions On Illegal Immigration

Under the new policy of "zero tolerance", Sessions said the goal is for "100 percent" of all illegal border crossers to be referred by DHS to federal prosecutors and charged with "improper entry by an alien", facing up to six months in prison.

USA embassy road signs go up in Jerusalem ahead of move

Paraguay is set to become the third country, after the USA and Guatemala, to transfer its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, Israel said Monday. However, other countries have condemned the move as it ignited tensions with Palestinians who also cla...

Could Don Blankenship, the Trump of West Virginia, Cost Republicans the Senate?

After President Donald Trump used former Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore's loss to dissuade West Virginians from voting for coal baron and ex-convict Don Blankenship , Blankenship hit back Monday by reminding voters that Trump backed Moor...

Melania Trump announces 'Be Best' campaign for child well-being

Trump wishes to help the next generation by creating change through awareness on a variety of issues that affect children", she said. The ratings come the same day the First Lady announced her " Be Best " initiative that will advocate for children....

Asian Cup draw a mixed bag for AFF nations

The country's top goalscorer Phil Younghusband was in the Emirates' largest city as the draw assistant alongside other big names in Asian football like India's Sunil Chettri, China's Sun Jihai and Iran's Ali Daei. "It is not", he said on the sideline...

Russian police release opposition leader Alexei Navalny

Footage of the detention posted online showed five policemen carting him off to a waiting van by his arms and legs. The protests come days before the scheduled inauguration of Putin for his fourth term as president , which would extend his eff...

North & South Korea to field unified table tennis team at World Championships

The decision was made after both North and South Korean teams advanced separately to the quarterfinals and would have been required to face each other in competition. BBC reports that sports is helping North Korea come closer to the South. In Swe...

Letter carriers to collect for area food banks on May 12

Your letter carrier will pick up your donation and deliver it to a local food bank. "The Letter Carriers' Food Drive is more important than ever", said Katie Fitzgerald, chief executive officer of the Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma. Collections in ...

United States extends steel, aluminum tariff exemptions for EU, Canada, Mexico

It added that the tariffs, which are meant to protect US industry, can not be justified by national security concerns. The U.S. Treasury Secretary will be joined on the high-stakes trip by U.S. "We should rather focus on a positive trade agenda",...

School's 'mystery pooper' identified as nearby district's superintendent

The Kenilworth school superintendent charged Monday with defecating in public was caught in the act at the Holmdel High School football field and track after surveillance was set up due to human feces being found "on a daily basis", police said...

Turkey opposition names fiery MP as Erdogan challenger

They said the CHP had reached a deal with the fledgling Iyi (Good) Party, the Islamist Felicity Party and the small centre-right Democrat Party and would sign the deal at 3pm on Thursday. He had famously vowed to sell off Erdogan's very big president...

Judge questions whether Mueller team overreached with Manafort case

Dreeben said the investigations were "folded together with our overall examination of Mr. Manafort's conduct", and he was indicted based on information developed by Mueller as they followed the trail of money that left Ukraine. Ellis appeared rec...

Central American migrants from 'caravan' have entered US

At least 158 Central Americans who traveled in a migrant caravan through Mexico have crossed into the United States this week to seek asylum, organizers said Thursday. The San Ysidro crossing is in the U.S. state of California, close to the Mexican...

Triple zero emergency number fails after cable cut by 'unknown party'

The damage affected calls to Emergency Services on Triple-Zero. There are concerns, however, Telstra didn't immediately alert emergency services of the cable fault. "The issue was caused by technical changes made ahead of upgrades to mobile traff...

Mueller raises possibility of Trump subpoena

White House spokesman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said in a statement Wednesday that Flood would be joining the White House staff to "represent the president and the administration against the Russian Federation witch hunt". But so far Trump has resisted,...

World Press Freedom day 2018, for the importance of press and media

Doha Centre for Media Freedom (DCMF), in co-operation with Dar Al Arab, held two workshops for journalists and public relations employees. Dausi said the Peter Mutharika administration considers media as an essential tool in promoting accountabilit...

Dozens left hanging upside down 100 feet high on Japanese rollercoaster

One carriage of the "Flying Dinosaur" ride, located in the park's Jurassic Park-themed area, stalled close to the ground. The same roller coaster ride had run into similar trouble in August and September previous year. A spokesman for the Osaka the...

Amazon grows its workforce in BC adding 3000 new jobs

The firm will employ 3,000 Canadians at the location, recruiting across a range of specialisms from ecommerce roles to more advanced positions that will focus on technologies such as cloud computing and machine learning. The plan announced on Monday ...

Whatsapp CEO Leaves Facebook, Says Company Weakened Encryption

Koum also plans to resign from Facebook's board of directors according to Washington Post and may also have been embroiled in a rift with Facebook management over the Facebook-Cambridge Analytica data scandal which involved the collection of person...

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At least two killed, 13 injured in blast at a church

Note that the deadly explosions all reportedly occurred within 10 minutes of each other with the first explosion reportedly at 7.30 am local time (00:30 GMT). Television images sho...

Super-hot lava threat for Hawaii as Trump declares disaster

It has destroyed 36 structures, including 26 homes. Kilauea volcano began erupting lava into a residential neighborhood on the Big Island on May 3. "Because the lava intrusion ...

The Boring Company Has Almost Finished Digging A Tunnel Under LA

The Boring Company has been working for well more than a year on a tunnel that has its entrance in what was once a parking lot next to SpaceX's headquarters in Hawthorne, Calif...

Fox News host Kimberly Guilfoyle once served as San Francisco's First Lady

At the shindig - hosted by Bill White and Bryan Eure - Don Jr. and Kim mingled with guests but stayed close together. The latest point of intrigue: the love life of Donald T...

Nepal FM visits Janakpur ahead of Modi visit

Sharma Oli, with New Delhi working swiftly to accelerate the pace of its joint connectivity initiatives in Nepal. PM Modi is coming here for the first time along with Nepal's Pri...

United States can't be 'economic policeman of the planet', France says

Merkel's conservative hardliners, both in the CDU and the Bavarian CSU, are reluctant to accept a eurozone finance minister, managing a "federal budget", mostly paid for by German ...

Russia calls for 'dialogue' between Israel and Iran

Earlier, after talks with the foreign Ministers of Russia and Germany Sergey Lavrov said that the Russian side is alarmed by the escalating tensions between Iran and Israel, and in...

Arizona woman accused of stalking man, sending over 65k text messages

In total, she is suspected of sending as many as 500 texts a day to the man and as many as 65,000 texts total, The Arizona Republic reported . On April 8, the victim called a de...

Fog this morning turning to mostly sunny skies

South wind 10 to 15 miles per hour , with gusts as high as 25 miles per hour . While the forecast shows possible thunderstorms on Wednesday , Thursday and Friday , Regan said...

First giant religious group announces break up with new boy scouts

The Mormon church said the move is part of a push to grow its worldwide reach and create a "uniform" and global youth leadership and development program. The move is important bec...

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#Popcorn Moment- AG Jeff Sessions On Illegal Immigration

#Popcorn Moment- AG Jeff Sessions On Illegal Immigration

Under the new policy of "zero tolerance", Sessions said the goal is for "100 percent" of all illegal border crossers to be referred by DHS to federal prosecutors and charged with...

Barbara Underwood: What to know about the acting NY attorney general

Barbara Underwood: What to know about the acting NY attorney general

Ms Selvaratnam also said he threatened to tap her phone among other threats. While the allegations against Schneiderman are "horrifying and inexcusable", Frosh said that Presid...

Google Maps goes beyond directions

Google Maps goes beyond directions

Whether you're meeting up with friends, hosting out-of-towners in your city or simply exploring someplace new, Google Maps will help you make quick decisions and find the best sp...

USA embassy road signs go up in Jerusalem ahead of move

USA embassy road signs go up in Jerusalem ahead of move

Paraguay is set to become the third country, after the USA and Guatemala, to transfer its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, Israel said Monday. However, other countries have c...

Could Don Blankenship, the Trump of West Virginia, Cost Republicans the Senate?

After President Donald Trump used former Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore's loss to dissuade West Virginians from voting for coal baron and ex-convict Don Blankenship , Bl...