Tuesday May 23-rd, 2017

Exeter fire spreads to England's oldest hotel, The Royal Clarence, reports BBC Exeter fire spreads to England's oldest hotel, The Royal Clarence, reports BBC

About 110 firefighters, police and paramedics are said to be attending the blaze which is affecting what historian Dr Todd Gray has called "hugely significant" buildings. A few years later, in 1820, the Duke of Kent, father of the future Queen Victor...

Syrian rebels 'start Aleppo offensive'

Rebel groups including the powerful Ahrar Al Sham faction and former Al Qaeda affiliate Jabhat Fatah Al Sham fired waves of rockets into government-held western Aleppo, killing at least 15 civilians, a monitor said. Up to 115 people were killed or wo...

"Egoistic" govt insulting constitutional pillars: Congress on judiciary deadlock

The finalistation of the MoP has nothing to do with the ongoing appointment process in the judiciary, it added. He said if the government had any problems with any name then it could send it back, but it cannot sit over it, pointing out that the Hi...

Orinda Asset Management adds SL Green Realty Corp (SLG) to its portfolio Orinda Asset Management adds SL Green Realty Corp (SLG) to its portfolio

It operates two segments: real estate and debt and preferred equity investments. Realty Income Corp. The business's revenue was up 7.1% compared to the same quarter past year. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, September 28th. Agree Realty Corp.'s d...

Mike Pence: It's time for Republicans to come home Mike Pence: It's time for Republicans to come home

The third stop of the day was Colorado Springs, Colorado where for the third time that day a very enthusiastic crowd greeted the vice presidential candidate with signs, cheers and chants for the Trump-Pence ticket. "I'm not going to be able to wave a...

Skin patch to treat peanut allergy shows benefit in children Skin patch to treat peanut allergy shows benefit in children

Researchers found that the treatment was successful in 46 percent and 48 percent of the participants in low-dose and high-dose groups, respectively. Almost all the participants applied a new patch to their arm or between their shoulder blades daily...

Clinton rallies with Mrs. Obama as Trump alleges corruption

But the tensions of 2008 have long evaporated. "I would not be here lying to you: I believe with all of my heart that Hillary Clinton will be that president", she added. Clinton's plan would provide $500 million in new funding to states that devel...

Blake Lively Holds Amber Tamblyn's Baby Bump After Actress Announces Pregnancy Blake Lively Holds Amber Tamblyn's Baby Bump After Actress Announces Pregnancy

I'm pregnant, with a daughter on the way. Will I have to share with her my story, and the story of her great-grandmother's words to her grandmother? Lively posted an adorable pic on Instagram of her rubbing her fellow Sisterhood of the ...

Half a million blood donors' data put on insecure website Half a million blood donors' data put on insecure website

IDCare , a national identity and cyber support service, it explained, has also assessed the information accessed as "of low risk of future direct misuse ". However, what separates it from other headline breaches of recent years is the inclusion of s...

Ex-Bill Clinton aide memo roils wife's campaign over ethics Ex-Bill Clinton aide memo roils wife's campaign over ethics

The Clinton campaign has largely shrugged off the apparent release of emails sent to its chairman John Podesta, pointing out that USA intelligence believes the hacking was carried out by Russian Federation in an attempt to manipulate the presidential...

IS using "tens of thousands" as human shields in Mosul

More than 100 United States military personnel are embedded with them, advising commanders and helping direct coalition air strikes. The government and the Popular Mobilisation forces say a limited number of violations had occurred and were investi...

VP Joe Biden to campaign in Tampa on Wednesday VP Joe Biden to campaign in Tampa on Wednesday

According to the Politico news outlet, Clinton has placed Biden at the top of the short list for selection as the head of the US State Department should she win the presidency, revealing the first major cabinet candidate to go public during the final...

Aide on Clinton email: 'They wanted to get away with it'

The Clinton campaign has not confirmed or denied the validity of the Wikileaks emails, and says it believes the Russian government initially acquired them in hopes of changing the outcome of the USA election. It appears that Tanden was asking why Mil...

2 in grave condition after LA shooting leaves 3 dead

According to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), firearms are the cause of death for more than 33,000 people in the US every year, a number that includes accidental discharge, murder, and suicides. Officers block off the area nea...

Early voting popular so far in Massachusetts

No "ballot selfies" are allowed at the polls, so wait until you're outside to snap a photo. At the end of that election, 48.8% of registered voters in El Paso County had cast ballots for the General Election. a driver's license, or a USA passport)....

Cruz suggests leaving vacancy on Supreme Court Cruz suggests leaving vacancy on Supreme Court

At the outset of the third presidential debate, moderator Chris Wallace raised an issue that will see as much long-term impact by voters' actions as any in this election: the Supreme Court. As we discussed last week , it's part of a philosophy t...

Officials begin arresting Dakota Access pipeline protesters Officials begin arresting Dakota Access pipeline protesters

There appeared to be some arrests but no details were immediately available. As officers are trying to break the protest line, they are warning demonstrators to remove their personal belongings from the north camp. The tribe has asked the Obama adm...

Why Iceland's women are leaving work at precisely 2:38 p.m. Why Iceland's women are leaving work at precisely 2:38 p.m.

So because they're paid about 14 percent less, women chose to leave work 14 percent early. According to men's salaries in Iceland, women earn 14% percent less, so the women of Iceland made a decision to leave work 14% early. Women, on the other hand,...

Saudi-led coalition stages airstrikes after Yemen truce ends

The current 72-hour truce expired at 23:59 local time (2059 GMT) Saturday. He said the cease-fire has enabled United Nations personnel to provide food and humanitarian supplies to several areas that were previously inaccessible. Radar positions wer...

Obama commutes prison terms for 98, including 2 Austin men Obama commutes prison terms for 98, including 2 Austin men

The 688 sentences he has commuted in 2016 are the most ever by a president in a single year. It is the second round of commutations this month, following the October 6 reduction of 102 prisoners' sentences. The president granted commutations for 22...

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