Wednesday May 24-th, 2017

CBI chargesheets Himachal CM, Congress calls it political vendetta CBI chargesheets Himachal CM, Congress calls it political vendetta

Virbhadra and his wife Pratibha Singh have claimed in their plea that there was no order, direction or judgment by any court that had authorised the CBI to inquire, investigate or register regular cases and exercise jurisdiction in the territory of H...

Recovery of bodies from helicopter crash set to resume Recovery of bodies from helicopter crash set to resume

His brothers Donald, 54, a lecturer, and Barry, 51, and Donald's wife, Sharon, 48, also died. All five died instantly when the Airbus/Eurocopter Twin Squirrel light helicopter being flown by Kevin Burke crashed into a remote part of Rhinog mountain...

US ambassador: No question Russia meddled in election

We do not want any country involved in our elections ever. Haley said someone would have to ask China's president and other foreign dignitaries directly if they're aware of the president's tweets, claiming she doesn't pay much attention to them.

Northern NSW preparing for flood clean up Northern NSW preparing for flood clean up

The NSW State Emergency Service performed nearly 400 rescues and responded to about 2000 calls for help at the height of the flood emergency after up to 740mm of rain soaked the region. We couldn't get helicopters in the air, it was too unsafe", he s...

Israeli Police Shoot Dead Palestinian After He Stabs 3 Israelis

One of the two civilians was stabbed in the upper body and suffered injuries described as moderate. The recent Israeli Cabinet's endorsement of yet another plan to build a new settlement in the West Bank, for the goal of which it confiscated some...

Introspect Pb poll results, unfair to blame EVMs Introspect Pb poll results, unfair to blame EVMs

The EC's letter came a day after it chose to send a team of high-level officers to supervise bypolls on April 9 in two assembly segments of Ater and Bandhavgarh in Madhya Pradesh following reports that a Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) mac...

Chicago authorities search for 2nd teen involved in Facebook Live assault

An arrest warrant has been issued for a 15-year-old boy, and several people are expected to face charges in the incident, police told reporters. Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson is slated to provide more details at a news conference Sunday morni...

Senate Intelligence Committee Vice Chair Blasts Putin Senate Intelligence Committee Vice Chair Blasts Putin

Putin on Thursday again dismissed charges that he sought to disrupt the US election as "endless and groundless ". Clint Watts, a former Federal Bureau of Investigation agent now with the Foreign Policy Research Institute Program on National Securi...

Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren share stage at Boston rally Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren share stage at Boston rally

We need a Democratic Party which is not the party of the liberal elite but a party of the working class of this country. Elizabeth Warren at the Our Revolution in Boston on Friday night. Sanders said most people believe in a progressive agenda, not...

Texas, Louisiana brace for possible flooding and tornadoes

This will enhance winds at the surface and also create a turning effect to the winds as you go higher up in the atmosphere. The storm prediction center gives the area a designation of a slight risk for severe weather. The primary threats will inc...

Trump Reignites GOP Firestorm With Tweet Challenging Freedom Caucus Trump Reignites GOP Firestorm With Tweet Challenging Freedom Caucus

The failure of the health bill in the House may have spared a couple GOP senators a tough vote as the legislation grew increasingly unpopular with the public. "And for Amash to reject them is to not reflect what I know to be the desire of the constit...

1 child killed, 6 sickened by carbon monoxide leak at hotel

The patients included the six children, hotel staff, two Berrien County deputies and a Nile City police officer. Don Wise of the Niles Fire Department told reporters at the scene that a hotel worker found the children passed out on the pool deck,...

Kentavious Caldwell-Pope arrested for suspicion of DUI Kentavious Caldwell-Pope arrested for suspicion of DUI

Auburn Hills police say an officer spotted a vehicle traveling 45 miles per hour in a 25 miles per hour zone about 2:50 a.m. Wednesday and stopped Caldwell-Pope. On the surface, it seems as if Caldwell-Pope went out drinking after a depressing loss. ...

White House backs Haley, Tillerson on Syria's Assad

Press Secretary Sean Spicer insisted that there was a "lack of options" for the USA to force President Assad out of office anymore, blaming President Obama for having missed the opportunity to do so back when he was in power. Haley was speaking after...

American Airlines pilot dies after medical episode on flight American Airlines pilot dies after medical episode on flight

The plane taxied normally to a gate and was met by paramedics. Spokeswoman Polly Tracey said 1st Officer William "Mike" Grubbs passed away after it departed from Dallas toward Albuquerque. Preparation of a member of the flight crew group is eve...

Is Cristiano Ronaldo's Airport Statue That Bad? Its Sculptor Doesn't Think So Is Cristiano Ronaldo's Airport Statue That Bad? Its Sculptor Doesn't Think So

He said that his creation was "not as simple as it seems" to produce, adding that it took him 15 days to complete and that the finished item "was a matter of taste", the Guardian newspaper reports . But first, a moment to thank Santos, whose sculp...

Feds change manatee classification from 'endangered' to 'threatened' Feds change manatee classification from 'endangered' to 'threatened'

The stability in population just means change in its conservation status. But the change from "endangered" to "threatened" doesn't mark an immediate withdrawal of federal pressure, or leave environmentalists out of options. Federal and state regula...

Wait. George W. Bush reportedly said what about Trump's inauguration? Wait. George W. Bush reportedly said what about Trump's inauguration?

Trump delivered his inaugural address straight from his campaign script - to the delight or dismay of different subsets of Americans. It featured 66 portraits of US military war veterans, many of whom were injured and the former president has com...

Trump administration drops human rights in Bahrain F-16 deal Trump administration drops human rights in Bahrain F-16 deal

Amid reports that Secretary of State Rex Tillerson would grant the State Department's blessing to the deal, congressional aides confirmed Thursday that the department had informed Congress it intends to move ahead with the sale. The figure would reac...

There's Evidence of Collusion Between Nunes, White House There's Evidence of Collusion Between Nunes, White House

Spicer later said the White House was given a March 27 deadline by Yates' attorneys to register any objections to her testimony, who added they would take a non-response as implicit permission to go ahead. The House panel is likely to hear from FBI D...

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