People

New sanctions against Russia for chemical weapons attack in Syria still possible

New sanctions against Russia for chemical weapons attack in Syria still possible FILE - US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley addresses the U.N. Security Council on Syria during a meeting of the Council at U.N. headquarters in New York, March 12, 2018. However, some other officials highly doubt Haley made such a huge statement on her behalf. But one man watching her was very unhappy about what he saw. [Full Article...]

Heavy rain forces postponement of IndyCar race at Alabama

Heavy rain forces postponement of IndyCar race at Alabama IndyCar officials postponed the rest of the race just before 5 p.m. CT. Leader Josef Newgarden nearly lost his Penske-Chevrolet on the standing water on the right-side of the track , while right behind him his teammate Power lost traction, lost second to Sebastien Bourdais' Dale Coyne Racing-Honda, and then lost control. [Full Article...]

North Korea tour bus crash in causes 'heavy casualties to Chinese tourists'

North Korea tour bus crash in causes 'heavy casualties to Chinese tourists' China's foreign ministry says 32 Chinese citizens and four North Koreans have been killed in a traffic accident in southern North Korea. Chinese tourists contribute some US$44 million to Pyongyang's annual revenue. More recently, the area hosted a manufacturing complex operated with South Korea. The group involved in the accident had flown in from Shenyang, China, sources said . [Full Article...]

Brexit: Theresa May 'may surrender over customs union'

Brexit: Theresa May 'may surrender over customs union' If the United Kingdom remains part of the customs union, it would be unable to strike trade deals with countries around the world. He told the BBC: "The job of those of us in Government is to persuade Parliament that the route going forward (is) leaving the customs union, but ensuring that we don't put in place unnecessary barriers to our trade with the European Union". [Full Article...]

Prince William's wife Kate in hospital in labour

Prince William's wife Kate in hospital in labour She was admitted to St Mary's Hospital today in the early stages of labour. She was accompanied by William, their Kensington Palace home said in a statement. Of course, depending on London's famous traffic, the journey to hospital could take a little longer than planned. THE Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton has been admitted to St Mary's Hospital, Paddington, in the "early stages of lab... [Full Article...]

Is North Korea really making U-turn on nukes?

Is North Korea really making U-turn on nukes? Mr. Kim said he has suspended all missile tests and shut down a nuclear test site as of Saturday, according to state media. Going after "Sleepy Eyes Chuck Todd of Fake News NBC " for saying that the US has already given up a lot in exchange for nothing from North Korea , Trump asserted that North Korea has "agreed to denuclearization (so great for World), site closure, and no more [nucle... [Full Article...]

Man dies after motorcycle, vehicle collide in Hampton, Minn

Man dies after motorcycle, vehicle collide in Hampton, Minn Highway Patrol. The fire truck was responding to an unrelated call, and did not have its emergency lights or siren on. The 26-year-old deputy was pronounced dead at the scene and the driver of the other auto was airlifted to a hospital in Columbia. [Full Article...]

G7 Will Not Consider Further Russia Sanctions

G7 Will Not Consider Further Russia Sanctions It is the first high-level meeting of the allies since the United States , France and Britain launched 105 missiles targeting chemical weapons facilities in Syria in retaliation for a suspected poison gas attack on April 7. Russian Federation prohibits any involvement from the nerve attack on British soil in March. USA sanctions will resume unless Trump again waives them on May 12. [Full Article...]

Israeli troops kill 4 more Palestinians in border protest

Israeli troops kill 4 more Palestinians in border protest Hamas acknowledged Batsh was one of its members. "I assume this was the case here too". Malaysia's police chief Mohamad Fuzi Harun said a task force has been formed to investigate the killing but would not speculate on the motive or whether foreign assassins were involved. [Full Article...]

Keys sets up 'crazy' Fed Cup final for United States with Czech Republic

Keys sets up 'crazy' Fed Cup final for United States with Czech Republic Madison Keys gave United States of America the third and decisive point to seal the third ever win against France in the competition. Earlier, Sloane Stephens had given a 2-1 lead to the US with a 6-2, 6-0 thrashing of Mladenovic. I knew I had to start very strong today and continue that throughout the game. EPA-EFE/DANIEL KOPATSCHRomania's Simona Halep in action during her singles match agai... [Full Article...]

South Korea halts propaganda broadcasts aimed at the North

South Korea halts propaganda broadcasts aimed at the North She says "advancing gender equality is essential to both our economic prosperity and to global peace and security". But it seems North Korea only agreed to the last two things. Mr. Kim may have said everything Messrs. "Negotiations about actual nuclear disarmament will likely prove arduous given such weapons are critical to Pyongyang's sense of security". [Full Article...]

Trump walks back plan for more sanctions on Russian Federation

It is reported Vloomberg. The White House scrambled Monday to walk back U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley's weekend announcement that new economic sanctions against Russian Federation are imminent but stressed the penalties are still being considered. [Full Article...]

Ten counter-protesters arrested at neo-Nazi rally in Newnan

Ten counter-protesters arrested at neo-Nazi rally in Newnan Ten people were arrested Saturday when a rally attended by a handful of neo-Nazis was met with hundreds of counter-protesters in a usually quiet Georgia town, local media reported. As many as 400 members of local law enforcement agencies were expected to help contain the rally. "We will not back down", Schoep said. A Change.org petition started by a local high school student and some local bus... [Full Article...]

India approves death penalty for child rapists

India approves death penalty for child rapists In 2012, the fatal gang rape of a young woman in New Delhi triggered massive protests by hundreds of thousands to demand stricter rape laws in the country. She said that "the conviction rate in rape cases in India was only 28 per cent, implying that 72 out of 100 suspects are going unpunished". The infant's blood-soaked body was found on Friday in a building in Indore city hours afte... [Full Article...]

Medication Disposal Day April 28

Medication Disposal Day April 28 The day aims to provide a safe, convenient and responsible means of disposing of prescription drugs while also educating the public about the potential for abuse of medications. Liquid products, such as cough syrup, should remain sealed in their original container. The Milford Police Department and the Milford Prevention Council, in conjunction with the Drug Enforcement Administration, will be a... [Full Article...]

Death penalty for rape of minors: President approves ordinance

Death penalty for rape of minors: President approves ordinance According to the Criminal Law Amendment Ordinance, 2018 approved by the Union Cabinet , the minimum sentence for raping a woman will now be 10 years of rigorous imprisonment, "extendable to life imprisonment". Despite the POCSO Act providing for trials to be completed within a year, at the end of 2016, 89 percent of the cases were pending trial. The Indian government has made moves toward... [Full Article...]

Armenia: Opposition leader Pashinian detained after abortive meeting with PM

Armenia: Opposition leader Pashinian detained after abortive meeting with PM Armenia yesterday detained anti-government protest leader Nikol Pashinyan , just hours after Prime Minister Serzh Sargsyan stormed out of talks with him on the 10th day of protests against his rule. Sargsyan was about to complete his second and final term before Armenia's semi-presidential government was changed to a parliamentary system, giving greater powers to the position of the prime minis... [Full Article...]

Lyrid meteor shower peaks this weekend: when and where to see it

Lyrid meteor shower peaks this weekend: when and where to see it The Lyrid Meteor Shower will be active April 21-22, peaking in the early morning hours of Sunday. Cooke said the average Lyrid shower produces 15 to 20 meteors per hour; this year, the meteor shower should hit about 18 per hour. Records of the Lyrids, the oldest known annual meteor shower, date back at least to 687 BC, and may go back even further . Credit: Islam Hassan/ Flickr /CC BY-SA 2.... [Full Article...]

FAA Orders Emergency Inspection of Engines Used on Boeing 737s

FAA Orders Emergency Inspection of Engines Used on Boeing 737s Shortly before the FAA order Friday, CFM recommended inspections for engines with 30,000 cycles be conducted within 20 days, as well as inspections of engines with 20,000 cycles by August. The flight, which was traveling from NY to Dallas , made an emergency landing in Philadelphia. A Southwest Airlines plane flying from NY to Dallas had to make an emergency landing Tuesday morning in Phila... [Full Article...]

Angela Merkel stresses importance of free trade

Angela Merkel stresses importance of free trade The move is seen as sending a strong signal to Trump, who a year ago launched renegotiations of what he has previously referred to as Mexico's "cash cow" - the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). Both parties intend to modify the agreements by adding agricultural production, service, food supplies, and to synchronize the standards of the labour legislation and the laws related to the envi... [Full Article...]


« Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383  Next »