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Kentucky teachers react to vetoes

Kentucky lawmakers voted Friday to override the Republican governor's veto of a two-year state budget that increases public education spending with the he...


U.S. lifts travel ban on Chad citizens -White House

President Donald Trump has removed Chad from the requirement of enhanced immigrant vetting because the country has demonstrated i ist no longer a security threa...


Chinese baby Sweetie born four years after death of parents

But five days before they were supposed to have a fertilized embryo transplanted into Liu, both of them passed away in a auto accident in March 2013, in the pro...


Trump lauds USA administration for handling IS in Syria

That assertion from Trump, who huddled with top national security advisers Thursday, came a day after he tweeted that a U.S. retaliatory attack could be "very...


RNC Running Point on Campaign to Discredit Comey

U.S. President Donald Trump (C) shakes hands with James Comey , director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), during an Inaugural Law Enforcement Of...


Trump Had Affair With Housekeeper That Produced a Child, Former Doorman Claims

Per Farrow's New Yorker report, Dino Sajudin signed a contract with American Media in late 2015, agreeing to become a source and accept $30K for exclusive...


Senate Holds Confirmation Hearing for Mike Pompeo to be Secretary of State

He was confirmed as Central Intelligence Agency director past year by a vote of 66 to 32, with 14 Democrats voting for him. "Not only is it good policy for Se...


Indonesia alcohol deaths exceed 100 as police vow crackdown

More than 80 Indonesians have died and many more have been hospitalised after consuming homemade or adulterated alcohol since early April. Indonesian TV has b...


Trump Blames 'Bad Blood With Russia' on Russia Investigation

To which Maria Zakharova, the spokesperson of the Russian Foreign Ministry, shot back on her Facebook page : "Great idea". The American president also critic...


Sens. Pat Roberts, Ben Sasse say Trump looking to re-enter TPP

Farm-state lawmakers said Thursday after a White House meeting with Trump that he had given that assignment to his trade representative, Robert Lighthizer , ...


Police to provide update on Bruce McArthur case today

McArthur killed Mr. Faizi on or around December 29, 2010, in Toronto. Toronto police are expected to hold a news conference later today to provide an update o...


Walmart Inc. (WMT) - Investor's Buzzer

The Georgia-based Concourse Capital Management Llc has invested 4.39% in the stock. As for a performance, the company is increasing trend of 18.59% since start ...


City of Weirton proclaims April as Child Abuse Prevention Month

A 2009 study by Brookings Institution found parent training can help reduce child abuse and neglect, especially when the training is embedded in a broader commu...


Viktor Orban to act against George Soros charities after sweeping Hungarian vote

Poland's Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki, Hungary's closest ally in the European Union, tweeted: "The road to reform is never easy", adding that "the suppor...


European Union member states ink blockchain partnership

Andrus Ansip pointed out the importance of becoming the world leader in digital technology and called on the European Commission to give full support to the...


Chris Paul tweets congratulations to Lakers' Andre Ingram on National Basketball Association debut

Ingram likely will feature for the Lakers on Tuesday night when they face the Los Angeles Clippers in their season finale. And by Tuesday night, the man w...


Damage to Syria's T-4 air base after deadly missile strike

Israel's military forces have been put on high alert after Iran threatened to retaliate over the bombing early Monday of an air base in central Syria. "We will ...


Retiring Paul Ryan, "leaving this majority in good hands"

Instead, Speaker Ryan immediately got to work taking healthcare away from 30 million people. Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers thanked political ally House Speaker ...


Big Match Focus: Bayern vs Sevilla

Chelsea are attempting to tie Eden Hazard and Thibaut Courtois to new long-term deals in an attempt to fend off serious interest from Real Madrid , and the clu...


Donald Trump cancels first Latin America visit to focus on Syria crisis

In that time, however, he has undertaken more distant trips to Europe, Asia and the Middle East on several occassions. According to the reports, Trump met w...


CBO forecasts the return of trillion-dollar deficits

The CBO's report has been revised to incorporate the effects of a new $1.3 trillion government spending bill and the $1.5 trillion in Republican-led tax cut...


Pentagon: US Policy on Fighting in Syria 'Unchanged'

As president, Trump reiterated during a meeting with Iraq's prime minister that "we should never ever have left". Approximately 2,000 US troops are on the...


Can Oregon Reject President's Request For National Guard Border Help?

Trump's proclamation activates National Guard troops under USA code known as Title 32, or "Full-Time National Guard Duty". If the orders are...


Australia must step up if China starts military build up in Vanuatu

Australia must keep a close eye on what is developed in Vanuatu and consider if current military structures are suited to responding to the challenge, Dr Davis...


Iran's Rouhani says US will regret if it scraps n

He added Iran will respond within a week if the United States withdraws from the deal and that Washington will surely regret it. "Our response will be stronge...


'No innocent people' in Gaza Strip: Israeli minister

Also in Australia, almost 1,000 demonstrators joined a protest rally in Melbourn dubbed "Free Palestine" to censure Israeli regime's brutal violence - including...


1 dead, 6 injured in fire at Trump Tower

Firemen (and women) did a great job. No concern about firefighter injuries in battling the blaze or two civilians injured by falling debris. Donald Trump pu...


Palestinian journalist shot and killed in Gaza

Corbyn said he stood in "solidarity" with Israelis who took to the streets to protest their government's actions and added: "The silence from worldwide powers w...


Blaze on 50th floor of Trump Tower in NY kills 1

According to ABC News , the four-alarm fire began at around 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 7. "The apartment was quite large and 50 stories up". Some fire-saf...


Games: Gold Coast organisers apologise for transport failure

The Kookaburras are the number 1 ranked team in the world and go into the tournament as strong favourites, aiming to win their sixth consecutive Commonwealth G...


Justice Department seizes classified ads website Backpage.com

Backpage has always been a controversial classified advertising website, previously accused of facilitating child sex trafficking , among other things. Reut...


Call for universal health coverage

The theme of World Health Day in 2018 is " Universal health coverage: everyone, everywhere " and the slogan is " Health for All ". He emphasised that for UHC ...


Last rebel group quits Ghouta

Jaish al-Islam, or "Army of Islam", had previously refused to leave the area . Jaish al-Islam has not confirmed any deal with the Syrian government over east...


Amit Shah issues clarification on comparing opposition with animals

The BJP chief backtracked his comment an hour later saying that what he implied was parties with different ideologies are joining together to contest next elect...


Why the census shouldn't include a question about citizenship

Our state and City are united in fighting against this attempt by the Trump administration to stifle democracy, strip our community of much-needed resources, ...


Malaysian PM Najib announces dissolution of parliament paving way for election

The 64-year-old ruling party leader has come under pressure from various quarters, including the global community for several high-profile issues including the ...


Bald eagle parent and three chicks rattled by California quake; video

Veteran seismologist Lucy Jones says earthquakes of such size typically occur about once a year in Southern California . The natural disaster was felt by res...


Virgin Galactic VSS Unity's first rocket flight was a supersonic success

After a few seconds, Unity kickstarted its rocket motor and the pilots aimed the spaceship upwards into an 80 degree climb, accelerating to Mach 1.87 during t...


Steve Kerr Rips Golden State For "Pathetic" Effort In Loss To Pacers

Bogdanovic (28 points) led the Pacers, and Oladipo (21 points, seven assists, six rebounds, three steals) had another stellar overall performance. The Warriors...


Cardi B: "'I won't be addressing baby rumours"

Wendy Williams , 53, claims "a little birdy" told her that the "Bodak Yellow" rapper plans to announce her alleged pregnancy when she hosts Saturday Night ...


Trump denies knowing his lawyer paid off Stormy Daniels

Trump also told the reporter that he had no idea where Cohen got the money. When he was then asked if he knew about the payments to Daniels shortly before the...


Florida will likely experience another terrible hurricane season in 2018

With eight weeks remaining until the start of the 2018 Atlantic hurricane season , scientists at Colorado State University (CSU) said they expect slightly-ab...


John Cena Escalates Dwayne Johnson Trash Talk Battle on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!'

Whatever happens, WrestleMania 34 should mark the end of the entanglement between these four men. There are plenty of spots open for the Women's WrestleMan...


Bukar, Katsina senator, is dead

Senator Bukar, who represents Katsina North ( Daura Zone) in the Senate, died around 10.am on Wednesday following an illness. Also, the Katsina State Gover...


Trump declares DACA 'dead,' urges Congress to act on border

They can not take advantage of DACA. Daca (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) is the programme created in 2012 under Democratic former president Barack ...


Philip, husband of Britain's Queen Elizabeth, due to have hip surgery

Prince Philip is scheduled to have surgery at the King Edward VII Hospital on Wednesday. He also did not attend two other recent events at Windsor Castle - th...


Prince Philip Health: Why Husband of Queen Elizabeth was Hospitalized

The Queen's much-loved husband, 96, is in the King Edward VII Hospital in London ahead of the scheduled operation, which is due to take place on Wednesday i...


Anti-Apartheid activist Winnie Mandela dies at 81

In 1992, the Mandelas separated, and then divorced in 1996, after a legal wrangle that revealed she had had an affair with a young bodyguard. Like her husband...


Marjory Stoneman Douglas Students Now Have To Carry Clear Backpacks

The bags were yet another stark reminder of how much had changed since a former student stormed the hallways on February 14, gunning down 17 people, junior Kai ...


Dutch Attorney Implicated in Mueller Probe Sentenced to 30 Days in Prison

Attorneys for the defendant had pushed for a sentence of probation, noted that Van der Zwaan's wife is due to give birth in August. Mueller and his team quest...