Thursday March 23-rd, 2017

Sanders, Warren, Considered for Clinton VP Picks According to Emails

WikiLeaks has been releasing troves of hacked emails from John Podesta, Clinton's campaign chairman. Cory Booker, for example-and another includes the military leaders. The "food group" of business leaders include Microsoft founder Bill Gates, G...

UNESCO adopts controversial Jerusalem resolution UNESCO adopts controversial Jerusalem resolution

A draft form of the resolution had already been approved by a commission last week. UNESCO's leader Irinia Bokova herself opposed the measure, condemning the religious and cultural divisions being played out in the United Nations body that was cr...

Blue Jays still waiting for bats to break out in ALCS

They are unbeaten in six playoff games this year and can complete their second consecutive sweep on Tuesday. Bauer, who was originally slated to start Game 2 on Saturday but cut his finger on Friday for 10 stitches, when he was conducting what Franco...

Bridgegate trial: Defendant Bill Baroni portrayed as Christie attack dog

Bill Baroni, a former executive with the Port Authority of NY and New Jersey, is on the witness stand Monday. " David Wildstein and I have a very different definition of friendship, because I don't view a friend as someone who would lie to me over...

Retired US General Pleads Guilty in Classified Leak Case

The document, called a criminal information, is filed with the consent of a defendant who is preparing to plead. Cartwright has charged with making false statements during a federal investigation. Attorney Rod Rosenstein of Maryland. Part of the se...

Netflix sees big jump in subscribers Netflix sees big jump in subscribers

The company said it gained 3.57 million paid subscribers to its streaming service in the quarter - majority from outside the United States -and finished the quarter with a higher-than-expected 86.74 million subscribers with 39.25 million subscribers ...

Mauritanian Guantanamo prisoner who published diary set free Mauritanian Guantanamo prisoner who published diary set free

Mohamedou Ould Slahi, author of Guantanamo Diary , was released after a review board determined that his continued detention was not necessary to protect against a threat to United States security, the department said in a statement. The memoir wen...

Cleveland planning to start rookie Merritt in Game 4 or 5 Cleveland planning to start rookie Merritt in Game 4 or 5

He could then come back in Game 5 to back up Merritt. "God, I was so embarrassed when I heard that or when somebody asked me that after the game", Francona said. then we would bring Kluber back (Tuesday), and then Merritt would pitch the next day",...

Sanders, Warren Considered as Clinton's Running Mate

There are seven groups of names on the list. Hillary Clinton's campaign circulated an initial list of almost 40 elected officials, military leaders and corporate CEOs to be considered for vice president last spring. Kirsten Gillibrand, of New York;...

Curt Schilling plans to challenge Elizabeth Warren for US Senate Curt Schilling plans to challenge Elizabeth Warren for US Senate

Former pitcher Curt Schilling #38 throws out the first pitch at a game against the Minnesota Twins after being inducted into the Red Sox Hall of Fame on August 3, 2012 at Fenway Park in Boston . MA may be extraordinarily liberal, but Schilling is ...

Bhubaneswar fire: Odisha govt files FIRs against Sum hospital Bhubaneswar fire: Odisha govt files FIRs against Sum hospital

Majority were from the ICU and the dialysis unit, an official said. SUM, founded in 2005, has a certificate of the National Accreditation Board for Hospitals & Healthcare Providers, validating its fire safety system. Two more people died early yest...

Official 'Offered FBI Deal to Declassify Clinton Email' Official 'Offered FBI Deal to Declassify Clinton Email'

Under Secretary Kennedy sought to understand the FBI's process for withholding certain information from public release. The FBI records official says that his colleague " pressured " him to declassify an email "in exchange for a quid pro quo", ...

Two believed to be dead in BASF explosion Two believed to be dead in BASF explosion

Several people have also gone missing, the city authorities wrote on the official Twitter feed. Following the explosion, a pipeline that was undergoing repairs began spewing soot, BASF plant manager Liebelt told the press. The complex is the head...

25 inmates killed -- some beheaded, burned -- in Brazil prison gang fight 25 inmates killed -- some beheaded, burned -- in Brazil prison gang fight

The prisoners were armed with knives and wooden sticks, a witness said. The family members - mostly women - were freed when a heavily-armed BOPE (Police Special Operations Battalion) unit stormed the prison and brought the riot to an end.

Turkish-backed Syrian opposition captures Dabiq from IS Turkish-backed Syrian opposition captures Dabiq from IS

Observatory head Rami Abdel Rahman said the fighters also captured the nearby town of Sawran. The rebels were backed by Turkish forces. But longer-term, the group will struggle to reconcile the loss of Dabiq with almost a decade-old narrative d...

President Obama to Announce 'Record High' High School Graduation Rate President Obama to Announce 'Record High' High School Graduation Rate

New Mexico, where the white graduation rate fell for the class of 2015, claimed that dubious distinction, with 74 percent of its white students earning diplomas in four years of high school. "Too many young people are still being left behind", said a...

Hasbro Posts Record Q3 Results as Demand for 'Girls' Toys Surges Hasbro Posts Record Q3 Results as Demand for 'Girls' Toys Surges

The Pawtucket, Rhode Island-based company's revenue rose 14.2 per cent to $1.68-billion, handily beating the average analyst estimate of $1.56-billion. Entertainment and licensing segment net revenue increased 8 percent in the third quarter over t...

Trump's latest unfounded charge has Clinton on drugs

The question now facing Democrats is whether the president can energize enough of his supporters to overcome Trump's appeal in one of the Rust Belt states the businessman is best positioned to win this year. "Just last Friday, he handed me this elect...

Five Massachusetts Towns Get Perfect Scores on LGBTQ Equality Five Massachusetts Towns Get Perfect Scores on LGBTQ Equality

The MEI is a nationwide evaluation of municipal laws, policies and services and rates them on the basis of their inclusiveness of LGBTQ people who live and work there. The index looks at 44 criteria under five broad categories for all cities: non-d...

All necessary support is being given to Odisha, says JP Nadda

As many as 13 "108 ambulances" and few ambulances of other hospitals have been pressed into service to shift patients to Capital Hospital and three private hospitals, reports said. "We are presently focusing on patient care and rescue", said Ahuja. T...

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