Saturday May 27-th, 2017

Saudi Arabia & China sign trade agreements worth billions of dollars

Following negotiations with Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Hajj and Umrah, the Iranian officials have been assured that the country's pilgrims will be able to make a pilgrimage to Mecca with security and dignity, and will be offered appropriate consular ...

Emiliano Grillo early leader at the Arnold Palmer Invitational

Just another round. Some good shots, some not-so-good shots, but mostly a solid, steady display. They cheered loudly when his iron shot at the 199-yard, par-3 7th looked like it might go in, and even louder when he sank his 10-foot birdie putt to get...

Person Jumps Bike Rack Near White House Person Jumps Bike Rack Near White House

While the Secret Service did not reveal the name of the intruder, they did confirm the person did not enter the White House itself. Either this was a very unlucky petty theft in which the perp just happened to stop near the home of a Secret Serv...

Bail hearing scheduled for Canadian charged in Yahoo email hack

President) Donald Trump is using this to make it appear as if he is going after Russian hackers", he said. The lawyer for Ancaster's Karim Baratov said Friday's court date is to confirm a bail hearing for his client. The U.S. officials said they to...

Fed's Caution Propels Euro to One-Month High Fed's Caution Propels Euro to One-Month High

Shares of Tesla rose 2.8 percent to $262.94 after the electric carmaker said it would raise about $1.15 billion as the company speeds up the launch of its Model 3 sedan. The S&P 500 was virtually flat at 2,382, as of 10 a.m. The Netherlands were ...

Virbhadra Singh congratulates Amarinder Singh on Congress victory in Punjab Virbhadra Singh congratulates Amarinder Singh on Congress victory in Punjab

Speaking about Congress party's victory, he added, "Congress has done incredible work in the last 2 years from the leadership right down to the junior most NSUI boy, everyone has worked hard and that has paid off in the election". Calling for a "bigg...

Texas Senate approves anti-trans bathroom bill Texas Senate approves anti-trans bathroom bill

Sen. "I hope you consider the young people and how you affect their dreams", Austin resident Michael Garcia, testifying against the so-called "sanctuary cities" bill. "They've made light of the issue, accusing us of wasting time", she said on the Sen...

Peru woman escapes unsafe mudslide in a shocking video Peru woman escapes unsafe mudslide in a shocking video

Peruvian President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski asked citizens to remain calm in a series of tweets on Thursday. At least 62 people have been killed and more than 100 injured after heavy rain continued its wave of destruction since the rainy season bega...

Winter Storm Stella: Bradley International Airport cancels all departures Winter Storm Stella: Bradley International Airport cancels all departures

That flight, along with more than a thousand other arrivals and departures at Philadelphia International Airport, has been cancelled. The details varied by carrier, though they generally allowed customers to make one change to their tickets without...

Franklin Templeton's Zahn: French bonds still unattractive on election risks Franklin Templeton's Zahn: French bonds still unattractive on election risks

And as Mr Farage attempted to quiz the French presidential hopeful about France's future as a member of the Schengen Agreement, Ms Le Pen shot in: "Of course, immediately". He highlighted a rise in the number of seats won by Wilders' party, from 15 t...

Iraqi Troops Push to Retake Mosul From Islamic State Iraqi Troops Push to Retake Mosul From Islamic State

United States envoy Brett McGurk said on Sunday that the remaining western Mosul neighbourhoods held by ISIL were surrounded and the group had lost more than 60 percent of the territory it once held in Iraq. The facilities are located in Qayyarah and...

AAP to contest municipal polls in UP AAP to contest municipal polls in UP

The BJP's decision not to give ticket to any outgoing councillor in the Delhi civic polls is an admission of wrongdoing by its 153 councillors, the AAP said on Thursday. Kejriwal had recently affirmed that the residents of the national capital brough...

WH promises not to repeat claim that United Kingdom spied on Trump

The spokesman said the British government had received a guarantee from its American counterpart that the claim would not be repeated . "We've received assurances that these allegations will not be repeated". But security and intelligence experts ...

A woman's headphones exploded in her face during a Beijing-Melbourne flight A woman's headphones exploded in her face during a Beijing-Melbourne flight

She woke up at the sound of the explosion, sustaining blisters as she tore the headphones off her head. In quotes supplied by the Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB ), the woman described how she was sleeping with the device on when she awok...

New Orleans Wednesday weather: Sunny and cool New Orleans Wednesday weather: Sunny and cool

New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible. Statistics from the National Weather Service also show that the age range with the most cold weather-related deaths in 2015 was 80-89 years of age. Monday , which will mark the official start ...

President Trump's Budget Proposal Eliminates Funds for Public Broadcasting President Trump's Budget Proposal Eliminates Funds for Public Broadcasting

Trade and Development Agency; the Legal Services Corporation; the National Endowment for the Humanities; the Neighborhood Reinvestment Corporation; the Northern Border Regional Commission; the Overseas Private Investment Corporation; the United St...

Service dog killed for delayed flights Service dog killed for delayed flights

The dog had been training with the Aviation Security Service at Auckland Airport, and was just six months away from graduating. Aviation Security Service (Avsec) spokesman Mike Richards told Sky News that off duty dog handlers were called in to...

Raiders Considering Adding Retired Running Back Marshawn Lynch Raiders Considering Adding Retired Running Back Marshawn Lynch

The 30-year-old is an Oakland native and went to four Pro Bowls in his final five years before retiring. Rapoport also noted that the Raiders wouldn't want to pay Lynch much since they are saving money for extensions for quarterback David Carr and li...

NATO Spending Estimates Find US Is Still Footing Much Of The Bill NATO Spending Estimates Find US Is Still Footing Much Of The Bill

To put these figures in perspective, the United States, with less than half of the alliance's GDP, puts up two thirds of its defense spending. In addition, 10 members met the goal of spending 20 percent of their defense dollars on major equipment, ...

College Basketball Virginia Tech Hokies vs Wisconsin Badgers Start Time, Betting Odds College Basketball Virginia Tech Hokies vs Wisconsin Badgers Start Time, Betting Odds

That included a 69-39 mark in the top-heavy Big East, with five straight trips to the NCAA tournament. To put that in perspective, Wisconsin sat at home in March during the entirety of the Cold War and saw ten presidents take office. However, the B...

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