• Boko Haram terrorists kill 15, injure 55 in Maiduguri attack
Boko Haram terrorists kill 15, injure 55 in Maiduguri attack

The police and military authorities are yet to comment on the incident. UN's Deputy Humanitarian Coordinator in Nigeria , Yassine Gaba, said: "The recent weeks have seen a steady continuation of attacks on civilians in the three most conflict-affected states of Borno, Adamawa and Yobe, in the north-east of Nigeria ", Gaba said.

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  • Louisiana Cop Who Killed Alton Sterling Fired From Baton Rouge Police Department
Louisiana Cop Who Killed Alton Sterling Fired From Baton Rouge Police Department

Salamoni appears to quickly take over the situation and nearly immediately begins shouting vulgarities and threats at Sterling. "We ask that you keep both officers and their families in your prayers". "The person who was out of control was Blane Salamoni", attorney Michael Adams said at a news conference. "He did what he was trained to do, " Mc...

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  • Govt Declares Work-Free Day As Buhari Visits Lagos
Govt Declares Work-Free Day As Buhari Visits Lagos

He also said the president would be at the official flag-off ceremony for the construction of the Lekki Deep Sea Port Project in Epe. Buhari during the visit inaugurated some projects and also attended the 10th Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu's Colloquium.

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  • 'Back with eyes open': Malala visits Pakistan district where she was shot
'Back with eyes open': Malala visits Pakistan district where she was shot

A Pakistani student of the school of Nobel Peace Prize victor Malala Yousafzai writes on a board writes on a board, in her hometown of Swat Valley in Pakistan , Friday, March 30, 2018. Although she has gained worldwide acclaim and recognition, Ms. Yousafzai is still viewed by many in Pakistan's conservative society in a critical light, and som...

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  • SpaceX launches 10 satellites into orbit on Falcon 9 rocket
SpaceX launches 10 satellites into orbit on Falcon 9 rocket

The booster had flown once before on an October 2017 mission, and SpaceX will reportedly discard some of its older boosters as it gears up to debut an upgraded version of the Falcon 9, called Block 5. On Thursday, the USA communications regulator gave formal approval to a plan by Elon Musk's SpaceX to build a global broadband network using ...

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  • British man catches 'multi-drug-resistant' gonorrhoea in Southeast Asia
British man catches 'multi-drug-resistant' gonorrhoea in Southeast Asia

Mr Greenhouse said thankfully this man was treated with an old drug, used years ago. General Health England says it is the first run through the contamination can't be cured with first decision anti-infection agents. The appearance of this man's record-breaking resistant super-gonorrhea, then, is part of a deeply worrying trend, one in which bo...

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  • ICC to send two senior officials to Pakistan to monitor T20 series
ICC to send two senior officials to Pakistan to monitor T20 series

Lahore has been favoured for the few worldwide forays into Pakistan since 2009 hosting Zimbabwe in 2015 before the visit of a World XI and global players in the Pakistan Super League final in 2017. But the Pakistan Cricket Board has accelerated its efforts to win back the confidence of overseas cricket teams in the last two years. Pa...

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  • Russia Tests Out Its Next Generation Of Nuclear Ballistic Missiles
Russia Tests Out Its Next Generation Of Nuclear Ballistic Missiles

The RS-28 Sarmat is a super heavy, liquid-fueled ICBM capable of carrying multiple, independently targetable thermonuclear warheads and has been said capable of evading state-of-the-art defenses and destroying an area the size of Texas .

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  • As Palestinians return to border, IDF vows to expand response
As Palestinians return to border, IDF vows to expand response

More than 1,400 were injured, including 758 by live fire, with the remainder hurt by rubber bullets and tear gas inhalation, it said. The Red Crescent reports that a Palestinian protester has been killed, raising the total number of casualties to two.

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  • Did Anyone Win Tonight's Mega Millions for March 30, 2018?
Did Anyone Win Tonight's Mega Millions for March 30, 2018?

Virgin Islands. Friday night's winning Mega Millions numbers are: 59, 46, 28, 11, 31 with the bonus ball 1. The Mega Millions jackpot has swelled to $521 million after nearly 25 drawings without a big victor. Mega Millions drawings are held Tuesday and Friday at 11 p.m. "I bought ten, it only takes one though", said Oliver. "I woke up to ...

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  • GKN forced to retract statements of support ahead of crunch Melrose vote
GKN forced to retract statements of support ahead of crunch Melrose vote

In one of Britain's most tightly fought corporate battles for years, shareholders have until 1200 GMT on Thursday to accept the hostile bid from turnaround specialist Melrose , or GKN's plan to split off its auto unit and combine it with USA group Dana, leaving GKN focused on aerospace.

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  • Iranian FM spokesman shrugs off Saudi threats
Iranian FM spokesman shrugs off Saudi threats

Iran has acknowledged it supports the Houthis' cause in Yemen but has repeatedly denied arming them. As EU ambassadors began discussing EU sanctions on Iran, diplomats said talks in European capitals were moving to impose new sanctions against Tehran for a number of reasons, including the ballistic missiles fired by the Houthis on Riyadh and ot...

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  • Turkey and United States to hold talks on Syria's Manbij
Turkey and United States to hold talks on Syria's Manbij

Tusk said that the Varna meeting had "demonstrated that while our relationship is going through hard times, in areas where we do cooperate, we cooperate well". Iraqi News web portal referred to sources in northern Iraq saying on Friday the PKK would withdraw from Sinjar following the Turkish threat to attack the area.

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  • Trump Travels To Ohio To Pitch Infrastructure Plan
Trump Travels To Ohio To Pitch Infrastructure Plan

Trump's appearance in the battleground state comes as the infrastructure proposal he formally unveiled in February seems to hit a wall in Congress, with GOP lawmakers openly questioning whether action on the administration's framework is likely.

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  • Federal Bureau of Investigation agent charged with leaking classified information
Federal Bureau of Investigation agent charged with leaking classified information

Republicans have been fuming about they see as bias within the FBI, while Democrats say the surveillance abuse allegations are created to undermine special counsel Robert Mueller's sprawling investigation into the Trump campaign's ties to Russian meddling in the 2016 election.

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  • Former Disney Channel Actor Caroline Sunshine Joins White House Press Team
Former Disney Channel Actor Caroline Sunshine Joins White House Press Team

It was about teen dancers and had a three year run. Most recently, she appeared in the 2017 television movie Mommy, I Didn't Do It . Anyway, Sunshine is the White House's newest full-time press assistant, having previously interned for Office of House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy , the College Republican National Committee, and the California...

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  • Forecast: Nice spring temps today, snow possible through the weekend
Forecast: Nice spring temps today, snow possible through the weekend

A few scattered showers are out there this morning, but with some sunshine poking out this afternoon, we may warm well into the 50s. Overnight lows will be in the upper 40s and low 50s. Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Thursday and most of Friday will feature a little quieter weather, but more and snow will scatter across the area ...

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  • Trump Considering Paying for Border Wall With US Military Budget
Trump Considering Paying for Border Wall With US Military Budget

Trump would need support from Congress to sign off on appropriating military related funds for a border wall with Mexico . "But I can tell you that the continuation of building the wall is ongoing and we're going to continue moving forward in that process", White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders told media today when asked abo...

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  • Scottish police arrest Catalan politician Clara Ponsati
Scottish police arrest Catalan politician Clara Ponsati

Ms Ponsatí will appear before Edinburgh Sheriff Court for an initial extradition hearing this afternoon. She refutes the charges and will embark on a legal fight to resist the attempts to have her returned Spain. "Clara views these charges as 'political persecution " and submits that her human rights and justice can not be guaranteed in the Sp...

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  • Human remains likely to be of missing Hollywood actress
Human remains likely to be of missing Hollywood actress

Detectives said Monday that Shabani's boyfriend, who was engaged to another woman and killed himself after a police chase last week, is suspected in her death. Concerned friends reported her missing after she failed to show up for an important acting class and stopped responding to calls or text messages. He also claimed that he dropped the model o...

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  • Immigrant advocates back California sanctuary
Immigrant advocates back California sanctuary

President Trump on Wednesday expressed support for residents and elected officials in Orange County who oppose California's sanctuary state law. Leaders in Orange County, California, have voted to join a US government lawsuit against the state over its so-called sanctuary law for immigrants living in the USA illegally.

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  • Israel expedites U.S. embassy move to Jerusalem
Israel expedites U.S. embassy move to Jerusalem

An earlier statement said Netanyahu's personal physician, Zvi Herman Berkowitz, believed he had not rested enough following an illness contracted two weeks ago, causing his symptoms to worsen. Prime Minister Netanyahu's recent ill health has delayed his questioning by police in connection with a high-profile investigation relating to the Bezeq tele...

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  • Cynthia Nixon Selling 'Unqualified Lesbian' Campaign Buttons for New York Race
Cynthia Nixon Selling 'Unqualified Lesbian' Campaign Buttons for New York Race

Cuomo and lawmakers are rushing to try to get a state budget adopted by Thursday night or Friday morning in advance of upcoming religious holidays. "I think somebody who is supposed to have the public interest, but rules through fear, is exactly the person you have to go up against".

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  • Sunny and cool today, but clouds will rule most of the week
Sunny and cool today, but clouds will rule most of the week

High temperatures Wednesday may climb into the upper 70s, and Thursday temperatures will be even warmer. It is looking more likely that snow will impact all mountain passes, along with some off and on accumulating snow for valley locations west of the divide Friday night .

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  • Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu ill in hospital
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu ill in hospital

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has been taken to hospital with high fever and a severe cough, his spokesman has confirmed . The premier was also suffering from a "cough", the office said in a statement. Multiple Israeli media reports said the long-time leader is to be questioned in relation to a case of alleged corruption involving ...

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