Tuesday April 25-th, 2017

Recount looms as Trump declared victor in MI

County clerks have already been preparing for the possibility of the recount by calling some of the regulars who work at polling sites each year and arranging where these workers will al hand count the ballots in each county. Donald Trump carried MI ...

Congress Overwhelmingly Passes $618 Billion Military Spending Bill Congress Overwhelmingly Passes $618 Billion Military Spending Bill

The US legislation, passed earlier by the House of Representatives and now headed for the White House for the president's signature, is largely symbolic, analysts say, signalling a broad congressional support for defence ties with India. A new provis...

Carrier union chief says he's willing to work with Trump Carrier union chief says he's willing to work with Trump

Jones says he's over the feud and willing to sit down and talk with Trump. The electronic controls factory employees are represented by the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW), and Jones said they stand with their IBEW brothers and...

Ohio governor tells electors not to vote for him over Trump Ohio governor tells electors not to vote for him over Trump

Meet one of the real 538 electors, Christopher Suprun a Republican from Texas. The odds, though, are seemingly insurmountable. The plan with the most support to reform the election college at the panel was the National Popular Vote Interstate C...

Israel's Netanyahu gives conditional 'No' to meeting Palestinian president in Paris Israel's Netanyahu gives conditional 'No' to meeting Palestinian president in Paris

The bill has severely tested Netanyahu's coalition, seen as the most right-wing in Israeli history. "Netanyahu has already made up his mind", he said, charging that the prime minister has chosen "settlement and replacing the twostate solution with ...

Sheriff defends probe of slain ex-NFL player Sheriff defends probe of slain ex-NFL player

Normand has said Thursday's shooting was the result of an apparent road-rage incident. Gasser, who is white, was arrested late Monday. Gasser shot McKnight three times from inside his vehicle while McKnight stood outside and then gave his handgun t...

Massachusetts students ace reading, science in global test Massachusetts students ace reading, science in global test

More than half a million students participated in the 2015 Program for International Student Assessment (PISA), a triennial survey created to assess how well 15-year-old students across the world apply their knowledge and skills. The exams were dev...

Hearing ordered in bid for Pennsylvania election recount

It's the first recount in Wisconsin following an election since the 2011 supreme court race between David Prosser and JoAnne Kloppenburg. The deadline for county clerks to submit final count reports is 8 p.m. How much will it cost? But there is...

Death Toll Climbs To 36 In Oakland Warehouse Fire Death Toll Climbs To 36 In Oakland Warehouse Fire

Over the weekend, an electronic music show in the DIY warehouse venue known as " Ghost Ship " in Oakland, California turned into a nightmarish inferno, after a fire broke out in the building and trapped partygoers inside. Ray Kelly. Ten more victim...

Death toll stands at 36 in Oakland warehouse fire

This is profit? The loss of mass life? Almena and his family were staying in a hotel room on the night of the fire because there was a musical performance at the warehouse and Almena "wanted to let the young people do what they do". "As a commu...

Electoral College needed for a balance of authority Electoral College needed for a balance of authority

But the idea of government by democracy has become newly popular among many people, because of the November 8 election. The loser got more popular votes than the victor. This bill has actually been around for about a decade and the following states h...

Death toll grows to 36 in Oakland warehouse fire

Sergeant Ray Kelly, spokesman for the sheriff's department, said deputies had spoken at length with families of the victims about their loved ones' harrowing final moments. This is complicated, and it's going to take us time to do the methodica...

Paul Ryan says he and Trump speak 'about every day' Paul Ryan says he and Trump speak 'about every day'

House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) has no problem with President-elect Donald Trump tweeting lies and conspiracy theories, including risky allegations of mass voter fraud in the recent presidential election. Trump will make decisions about compan...

Rain likely through midday Tuesday Rain likely through midday Tuesday

Today's forecast calls for a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before noon. The latest weather system affecting the state gave southern CT rain annd some snow and freezing rain in inland areas early Wednesday . Blustery, with ...

'Agitated' Man With Gas Can Arrested Near Rockefeller Center Tree 'Agitated' Man With Gas Can Arrested Near Rockefeller Center Tree

A man with no auto was carrying gas and matches around one of the busiest tourist attraction during the holidays; no wonder the police arrested him. When officers first approached Alterman, he was belligerent and yelled, "F-k the NYPD" and "F-k you...

Volkswagen could face criminal charges in South Korea, record US$32m fine Volkswagen could face criminal charges in South Korea, record US$32m fine

The government of South Korea will be pursuing criminal charges against 5 Volkswagen execs (current and former) in relation to false advertising concerning vehicle emissions, according to recent reports . "AVK is committed to rebuilding trust with...

Austrian right-winger Hofer plans 2022 run for presidency

Mr Van der Bellen had placed Brexit at the heart of his campaign, arguing that Mr Hofer wanted Austria to hold its own "Oexit" referendum , putting jobs at risk in the small, trade-dependent country. but the voter is always right in a democracy". ...

House GOP Plays Hardball on Mattis Appointment

Speaking in Tampa, Florida, Obama did not mention Trump by name - but implicitly warned his successor to dispense with overheated rhetoric in favor of a nuanced approach to the war on terror, and to avoid actions that could give false legitimacy to I...

OH lawmakers await Kasich's decision on 'heartbeat' abortion bill

COLUMBUS, Ohio-The Ohio House on Wednesday passed legislation to block next year's special election to raise Cleveland's minimum wage to $15 per hour. "My biggest fear is that some of the great work that we have done in protecting life here in OH...

English set to replace John Key as NZ PM

When three-term leader Key announced Monday he was stepping down to spend more time with his family, he endorsed English as his successor. "All of this has come at quite some sacrifice for the people who are dearest to me - my family". Key is hope...

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