Tuesday April 25-th, 2017

Obama to meet Merkel in Germany, top trade partner and ally Obama to meet Merkel in Germany, top trade partner and ally

Merkel's striking message to Trump after his victory was not lost on observers - where her peers simply pledged close ties, she tied them to democratic values. The official says the USA contacted Moscow about malicious cyber activity that was origina...

Philando Castile's Family, Girlfriend Speak Out After Cop Is Charged With Manslaughter Philando Castile's Family, Girlfriend Speak Out After Cop Is Charged With Manslaughter

It's been four months since Philando Castile was fatally shot by a Minnesota police officer, which was captured on a Facebook Live feed by his girlfriend, Diamond Reynolds. Moments after the shooting, Yanez told a local police department officer ...

Saudis intercept missile fired from Yemen

The Hadi government has already rejected it, saying it would reward the Huthis. The Arab nations reiterated a statement by Bahrain's foreign minister in September that the only way forward is for Iran "to comprehensively change its foreign poli...

S. Korea's Park hires lawyer ahead of questioning

The scandal is the most serious challenge for Ms Park, whose public apologies have done little to calm public anger. Yonhap's Korean-language service quoted an unidentified prosecution official as saying prosecutors want to question Park face-t...

Kosovo police say terror attack on Israeli team prevented Kosovo police say terror attack on Israeli team prevented

The suspects were in contact with Lavdrim Muhaxheri, a self-described " commander of Albanians in Syria and Iraq " who was to give the attack orders, police said. Police in Kosovo say they had also discovered "religious material and literature from w...

Obama Defends Obamacare Gains as GOP Plots Repeal Obama Defends Obamacare Gains as GOP Plots Repeal

Congressional Republicans are looking for the quickest ways to tear down Obamacare following Donald Trump's election as US president, including rapidly confirming a new health secretary who could recast regulations while waiting for lawmakers to pa...

Sen. Barbara Boxer to introduce bill to end the Electoral College Sen. Barbara Boxer to introduce bill to end the Electoral College

Judith Best argues that the "magnifier" effect of the electoral college usefully converts popular pluralities - like that of Bill Clinton, twice - to authority-enhancing majorities, and forestalls the possibility that the House will wind up choo...

President Obama offers advice on how being POTUS will change Trump President Obama offers advice on how being POTUS will change Trump

In order to fix this, we need to move together as a country, Democrats and Republicans alike, so that we may close these societal gaps that have arisen. It was a sharp change in tone for Obama, who regularly mocked Trump's candidacy in the last days ...

As states vote to legalize pot, backers worry about Trump's agenda As states vote to legalize pot, backers worry about Trump's agenda

Supporters of the marijuana industry should be celebrating this week's passage of eight state ballot measures to permit its use by adults. Legalization of marijuana in ME removes a huge layer of laws prohibiting the possession and use of mari...

Erdogan Could Govern Turkey Until 2029 Under Proposed Change to Constitution

A dinner hosted by the Chief Minister (CM) of Punjab was the concluding meet-and-greet between Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif and the Turkish leader. " Turkey supports Pakistan's battle until the end", the Turkish president added. Both officials...

India, Israel to boost anti-terror mission India, Israel to boost anti-terror mission

The two sides inked two pacts to strengthen cooperation in agriculture and water resources management sectors. Regarding cooperation across diverse sectors, he said, "Israel wants to play a part in the Four-Colours Revolution that Prime Minister Mo...

3 new local Zika cases in South Florida 3 new local Zika cases in South Florida

Research presented November 15 at the 2016 American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientist (AAPS) Annual Meeting and Exposition , which is taking place November 13 -17 in Denver, found that under certain conditions, the Zika virus can live for seve...

Grandma Accidentally Invites Random Teen To Thanksgiving Dinner Grandma Accidentally Invites Random Teen To Thanksgiving Dinner

Jamal Hinton , 17, was sitting in class at Desert Vista High School when he got a random message in a group chat about Thanksgiving. Jamal asked for her picture "just to double check". That's what grandma's do.feed everyone. Hinton tweeted scree...

Obama administration suspends efforts to pass TPP

Trump had vowed to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) and other existing major trade deals, and promised to never sign massive trade agreements like the TPP, which he said would "destroy" USA manufacturing, as part of an ef...

Police seek tips on dark-colored SUV in killing of NYC woman Police seek tips on dark-colored SUV in killing of NYC woman

The 27 year old's body was found in the woods off Brooks Station Rd., not far from her family's home. Police in MA are looking for an SUV that was spotted near the scene where a New York City woman was killed while out jogging by her family's MA ho...

Ex-wife of Charlie Sheen hospitalized in Utah Ex-wife of Charlie Sheen hospitalized in Utah

Brooke and her two sons, Bob and Max , were spotted at a vehicle wash outside of Salt Lake City after previous reports indicated that they were earlier spotted at a bar and hotel. The actor was informed of the drama by police officials and tol...

Trump lauds Electoral College as Clinton wins popular vote

Whether we choose to believe it or not, the media, including social media, can sway people to think a certain way. Each state , except ME and Nebraska, casts all its votes for the victor of the popular vote in their state . "It is precipita...

Bernie Sanders doesn't rule out a 2020 White House run

But over the last three decades the party has been taken over by Washington-based fundraisers, bundlers, analysts, and pollsters who have focused instead on raising campaign money from corporate and Wall Street executives and getting votes from upper...

Iraqi forces say defenses, civilians hamper Mosul advance Iraqi forces say defenses, civilians hamper Mosul advance

Men are held by Iraqi national security agents, to be interrogated at a checkpoint, as oil fields burn in Qayara, south of Mosul , Iraq , Nov. 5, 2016. "We'd heard figures all the way up to 500,000 or 700,000", he told Reuters . Find us on Facebo...

Winter weather lovers, your time is here once again Winter weather lovers, your time is here once again

To begin refreshing or preparing yourself, you need to know the difference between the three most commonly used products issued by the National Weather Service: A winter weather advisory , watch and warning. Back injuries and heart attacks rise when...

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