Wednesday August 23-rd, 2017

Oil prices fall on huge build in US crude stocks Oil prices fall on huge build in US crude stocks

Oil prices jumped 3 percent overnight after China moved to boost its slowing economy, a drop in crude output from OPEC and the United States, and a pledge by Saudi Arabia to limit market volatility, suggesting a 20-month selloff could be hitting ...

Beijing hits back at US patrols in South China Sea Beijing hits back at US patrols in South China Sea

Tensions between China and its neighbours over sovereignty in the South China Sea were raised after Taiwan and USA officials said China deployed an advanced surface-to-air missile system to Woody Island, in the Paracel Island chain. China has accus...

Donald Trump tells Chris Christie: 'Get in the plane and go home'

Meanwhile, Vermont senator Bernie Sanders is hoping to try to overcome a stinging defeat in SC, where Hillary Clinton beat him by nearly 50 percent on Saturday. In  many Super Tuesday states , Republican candidates who reach 50 percent get  all  the ...

MA 2016 Republican Presidential Primary Results: Voters Have Their Say MA 2016 Republican Presidential Primary Results: Voters Have Their Say

The state has 38 delegates, which will be awarded proportionally. Sanders also won by more than 2-1 among those who value empathy ("cares about people like me"), another three in 10 voters in the Sooner State. Until now, Ryan, a former vice preside...

Monster Earthquake strikes in ocean off Indonesia. Tsunami warning issued Monster Earthquake strikes in ocean off Indonesia. Tsunami warning issued

The USGS initially put the magnitude at 8.2, before lowering it to 8.1 and then to 7.9. The world is braced for a tsunami after a huge 8.1 magnitude quake struck Indonesia on Wednesday. Indonesia, especially Acheh, was badly hit by the Indian Ocean...

Virginia State Results Election 2016 Virginia State Results Election 2016

On the Republican side, the "carrot" was the ability to hold a winner-take-all primary, but only if it was held after March. Thirty-five percent of Colorado voters, which is about one million Coloradans, are registered as unaffiliated, and therefor...

(Super Tuesday) Lindsey Graham dislikes Cruz but urges support (Super Tuesday) Lindsey Graham dislikes Cruz but urges support

Ted Cruz in order to stop Donald Trump from winning the nomination-just days after he joked about killing Cruz on the floor of the Senate. Cruz is asking voters to anoint him the chief alternative to Trump in the Super Tuesday states, where expec...

Large voter turnout overwhelms Super Tuesday polling stations

Marco Rubio in second and Texas Sen. None of the states are doing the winner-takes-all method. This means that a registered voter in these states, regardless of their party registration, can cast their ballot for a candidate in either party.

Donald Trump To Await Super Tuesday Results In Florida

Ted Cruz, and he needs a big victory in the Lone Star State over Trump to regain some of the momentum he once had after his Iowa caucus win a month ago. Trump's strong performance across much of the South was a blow to Cruz. Rubio has won at least ...

Super Tuesday: Polls open in Texas Super Tuesday: Polls open in Texas

He told the network at one point that "there's nobody who's done so much for equality as I have". He subsequently did disavow Duke. Hillary Clinton's already looking past Super Tuesday, focusing on Trump. Rubio was holding a rally there Tuesday b...

Super Tuesday Democratic results: Early exit polls Super Tuesday Democratic results: Early exit polls

The exit  polls  were conducted by Edison Research for The Associated Press and television networks. He went four-for-four in  Georgia ,  Alabama , Massachusetts and  Tennessee  to start. Colorado , caucuses begin at 9 p.m. While his rivals were hold...

Euless: Officer, suspect shot at park Euless: Officer, suspect shot at park

Carr Park. Doctors performing emergency surgery at Baylor Scott & White Medical Center in Grapevine pronounced the officer dead. A police officer and another individual have been shot near an elementary school in Euless, city officials confirmed ...

Nude pic from teacher's phone spread through school says district Nude pic from teacher's phone spread through school says district

In her complaint , Arthur told the student " took pictures from my phone and sent them from his phone ". The unnamed 16-year-old, realizing the phone didn't have a passcode, allegedly thumbed through it. Adding: 'He knows right and wrong'. Arthur s...

Super Tuesday 2016 GOP Results And Winner: Polls Open Across Arkansas Super Tuesday 2016 GOP Results And Winner: Polls Open Across Arkansas

Now party leaders are divided between those who pledge to fall in line behind Trump if he wins their party's nomination and others who insist they can never back him. He urged Republicans to consider whether a party led by Mr Trump would sti...

Nikki Haley to Donald Trump: 'Bless your heart' Nikki Haley to Donald Trump: 'Bless your heart'

Trump then tweeted: "The people of South Carloina are embarrassed by Nikki Hailey!" The Twitter war drew fire from elsewhere. Haley also took Trump to task for his misstep on KKK remarks and apparent unwillingness to release his tax returns whi...

Donald Trump Hits 49 Percent Support in New National Poll Donald Trump Hits 49 Percent Support in New National Poll

Trump was asked during CNN's " State of the Union " whether he publicly condemns "the racism of former KKK Grand Wizard David Duke", who was recently quoted equating voting against Trump to treason. Protesters yell as they are escorted out of a rally...

American Voters Head to Polls for Super Tuesday American Voters Head to Polls for Super Tuesday

Can Bernie Sanders bounce back after a devastating SC loss? Minnesota holds caucuses for the Republican presidential nomination Tuesday evening. Even a Trump sweep would not necessarily allow him to amass a majority of all the delegates in play...

MH17 Ukraine disaster: Report names suspected Russian soldiers MH17 Ukraine disaster: Report names suspected Russian soldiers

A Dutch report previous year claimed the Boeing 777, which was flying from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur, was hit by a Russian-made Buk missile. While previous Bellingcat reports also identified the Buk system, this most recent iteration manages to p...

Depth: Possible results expected from Super Tuesday Depth: Possible results expected from Super Tuesday

The states holding both Democratic and Republican primaries on Tuesday will be Alabama, Arkansas, Colorado, Georgia, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont and Virginia.

On Super Tuesday, here's what to watch in Minnesota On Super Tuesday, here's what to watch in Minnesota

Marco Rubio is due to rally in the Minneapolis area on Tuesday. Democratic party officials are hoping that putting the date of their caucus in the Super Tuesday mix generates higher turnout, too. Most of those have already locked in for Clinton but...

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