• United States first lady Melania Trump 'furious' about chaotic White House life
United States first lady Melania Trump 'furious' about chaotic White House life

The roundtable discussion she convened Tuesday was a coming out of sorts on the issue she talked about wanting to champion during her husband's campaign - cyber bullying. She opened the event in the State Dining Room by expressing her thoughts and prayers for students, teachers and parents affected by the latest school shooting, saying it renews he...

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  • European Union recalls envoy to Russian Federation in wake of Salisbury attack
European Union recalls envoy to Russian Federation in wake of Salisbury attack

Earlier, European Council President Donald Tusk said that on Monday, March 26, EU countries would take additional measures in connection with the poisoning of former Russian spy Sergei Skripal in the UK. French President Emmanuel Macron said Friday the poisoning with the Soviet-made "Novichok" agent was an "attack on European sovereignty", afte...

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  • Islamist gunman attacks French supermarket, kills three
Islamist gunman attacks French supermarket, kills three

The shooting attack unfolded when Lakdim hijacked a vehicle, killed its driver and attempted to mow down four police officers while opening fire at them. "Lieutenant-Colonel Arnaud Beltrame has left us". As soon as they heard gunfire, police went in and killed the gunman. "I went to the area of the gunshots and came face to face with the person",...

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  • Trump signs 1.3 trillion dollars spending bill after threat to veto it
Trump signs 1.3 trillion dollars spending bill after threat to veto it

Trump, however, rescinded the program late past year while giving Congress six months to come up with a permanent plan for the program recipients. The Institute of Museum and Library Services is getting a $9 million increase, to $240 million.

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  • Rand Paul exposes waste in the $1.3 trillion omnibus spending bill
Rand Paul exposes waste in the $1.3 trillion omnibus spending bill

Although the bill covers the breadth of USA government activities, one interesting outcome of budget negotiations is that the spending bill reflects none of President Trump's most drastic proposed cuts to Department of Energy (DOE) and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) renewable energy and early-stage energy programs .

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  • Afghanistan: Bomber kills 30 worshippers in an attack on a Kabul shrine
Afghanistan: Bomber kills 30 worshippers in an attack on a Kabul shrine

The Afghan Ministry of Interior (MoI) had earlier confirmed that a suicide bomber detonated his explosives close to the Ali Abad Hospital and Kabul University in PD3. He told the Afghanistan news agency that the killed people were all civilians. The March 21 festival is celebrated mainly in Iran, Afghanistan, India , and Turkic republics s...

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  • Israel admits bombing Syrian nuclear reactor in 2007
Israel admits bombing Syrian nuclear reactor in 2007

The premier, however, did not mention Iran in his brief post. "Everyone in the Middle East would do well to internalise this equation". Israel's role had been widely suspected but it was not confirmed until now. Israel's military admitted for the first time it was responsible for a 2007 air raid against a suspected Syrian nuclear react...

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  • Boy shot at Maryland school released from hospital
Boy shot at Maryland school released from hospital

A spokeswoman for the University of Maryland Prince George's Hospital Center says the 16-year-old female victim remains in critical condition. "The officer was not harmed, the sheriff said". This wasn't the first time Gaskill, who has been with the sheriff's office for six years , thwarted a potentially deadly situation. "I never thought somethi...

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  • United States police officer charged with murder of Australian woman
United States police officer charged with murder of Australian woman

The third-degree murder charge includes a 25-year sentence maximum with 12 years minimum, and the second-degree manslaughter charge carries a 10-year maximum in prison with 4 years minimum. Damond's neighbor Sarah Kuhnen said in a statement that neighbors were "relieved" Noor was being prosecuted. "Importantly he could not see the person's hand...

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  • Dacphi Schoolgirls Released - Lai Mohamamed
Dacphi Schoolgirls Released - Lai Mohamamed

One 14-year-old released by the fighters told reporters that five girls had died. Photos of some of the Dapchi schoolgirls released by the Boko Haram group following interventions by the federal government have emerged . Naija News learnt that 104 girls were released but Lai Mohammed, minister of information, said only 76 had been profiled. ...

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  • Powerball jackpot ticket worth $456.7M sold in PA
Powerball jackpot ticket worth $456.7M sold in PA

Three tickets sold in California, Missouri, and Texas had five correct white ball numbers, providing a smaller windfall of from $1 million and $2 million for those ticket holders, according to the Powerball website . Players have roughly a 1 in 11,688,053 chance to win the second prize of at least $1 million. One Powerball ticket sold in Lanca...

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  • Trump, Saudi Arabia prince bond over arms deals, hostility to Iran
Trump, Saudi Arabia prince bond over arms deals, hostility to Iran

The talks were part of the first visit by the prince to the United States since he became the heir apparent last June to succeed King Salman. "Your father made a very wise decision", Trump said. That devastating two-year-old conflict was an early proving ground for the prince, then the minister of defense, but it has been beset by atrocities agai...

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  • Trump Set To Levy $60 Bln In China Tariffs
Trump Set To Levy $60 Bln In China Tariffs

News of the tariffs set off alarm bells among USA retailers last week. The United States runs a hefty trade deficit with China of $375 billion, caused largely by its savings deficit and rising budget deficit. The letter points out that the U.S. levies the highest tariffs on basic consumer goods, which force families shopping in American store...

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  • Opposition Vetevendosje Releases Tear Gas in Kosovo Parliament
Opposition Vetevendosje Releases Tear Gas in Kosovo Parliament

I encourage them to vote yes for Europe. The Self-Determination Movement party used tear gas in the Assembly building when the vote was due to start Wednesday, and all lawmakers had to leave the hall. Members of Kosovo's political opposition released tear gas into a parliamentary session on Wednesday in order to prevent lawmakers from vot...

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  • Quick court fight as MS sets 15-week abortion ban
Quick court fight as MS sets 15-week abortion ban

Bryant has said he aims to make MS the safest place in America for an unborn child , but the state is faring poorly when it comes to protecting infants and children. Carr-Ellis said women shouldn't be forced to carry their pregnancies to term against their wills or leave the state to obtain abortions. The judge said a stay was justified becau...

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  • MSNBC Shows Hilariously Unnecessary Chart of Trump's Tweets on Robert Mueller
MSNBC Shows Hilariously Unnecessary Chart of Trump's Tweets on Robert Mueller

The president reportedly chose to fire Mueller in January but receded his decision when the White House counsel threatened to step down if he went through it. MSNBC host Ari Melber noted on "The Beat" that Trump had actually praised Mueller in public over the past year, before the screen flashed to a chart showing dates on the X-axis and the nu...

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  • State Dept. says Putin re-election 'no surprise'
State Dept. says Putin re-election 'no surprise'

Putin, who has been president or prime minister since 1999, won more than 76 percent of the vote, according to the Central Election Commission. The Kremlin said Tuesday's conversation had been broadly constructive and focused on overcoming problems in relations.

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  • K-pop stars to perform in North Korea in art troupe visit
K-pop stars to perform in North Korea in art troupe visit

While the Pentagon said the exercises will be on "a similar scale" as past years, a South Korean Defense Ministry official told the Associated Press aircraft carriers, nuclear-powered submarines and supersonic B-1B bombers - assets Washington has used in past drills - will not take part this year.

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  • Girl in critical condition after Maryland school shooting
Girl in critical condition after Maryland school shooting

The shooting occurred on Tuesday morning at the Great Mills High School in Lexington Park, Maryland . " There is an indication that a prior relationship existed between the shooter and the female victim ", said St. In one example, in Arapahoe County, Colorado, a school resource officer was credited with helping to end a 2013 fatal high sc...

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  • Supreme Court Spikes Pennsylvania GOP's Final Hopes Over New Map
Supreme Court Spikes Pennsylvania GOP's Final Hopes Over New Map

As it promised in the January 22 order , the Pennsylvania Supreme Court imposed a map since the Legislature failed to produce one. "The majority of state Supreme Court justices hatched a map plan years ago and it has now played out as they scripted it", he wrote.

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  • Karabakh president congratulates Putin after Russian Federation election win
Karabakh president congratulates Putin after Russian Federation election win

He will now be Russia's president until 2024 and become the country's longest-serving ruler since Josef Stalin. This was more a referendum than a serious choice of candidates. His most vocal opponent, anti-corruption campaigner Alexei Navalny, was barred from running. "The ballot stuffing seen today in Moscow and elsewhere in the Russian elec...

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  • Up to a foot of snow expected to hit MA this week
Up to a foot of snow expected to hit MA this week

Tuesday until 11 p.m. on Wednesday . We'll get into the mid-40s Thursday and Friday before a chance for another wintry mix on Saturday. Other parts of the state are expected to experience cooler conditions Tuesday with rain. Isolated spots could see higher amounts. Many of these maps you will see on social media are just a pure model outp...

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  • Trump blames Lawrence for New Hampshire opioid problem
Trump blames Lawrence for New Hampshire opioid problem

While Trump's speech took place in 2018, it was in many ways a throwback to the 1980s when the "Just Say No" campaign was a leading effort to combat the nation's drug problem. Dick Durbin of IL, who said "we can't arrest our way out of the opioid epidemic" and noted that "the war on drugs didn't work in the '80s". "That toughness includes the...

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  • Yakuza Kiwami 2 Will Arrive in North America This Year on PS4
Yakuza Kiwami 2 Will Arrive in North America This Year on PS4

For those of you who made it far into the original demo build, the fixed demo "should be unable to load save data past that point, but the full game will be able to load it just fine", per Sega . Additionally, the original cutscenes and key voice lines have been re-recorded for the modern generation. A new logo has also been announced for the st...

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  • Major retailers to Trump: New China tariffs will hurt American shoppers
Major retailers to Trump: New China tariffs will hurt American shoppers

More than 40 trade groups are petitioning the Trump administration to back away from tariffs on Chinese imports, saying the plan would "would trigger a chain reaction of negative consequences for the US economy". "The administration is right to focus on the negative economic impact of China's industrial policies and unfair trade practices, but the ...

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