Thursday July 20-th, 2017

SP among four killed in Quetta SP among four killed in Quetta

The dead officers included police Superintendent Mubarak Shah. He paid rich tributes to the great sacrifice of Martyred SP and police officials and said the persons embracing martyrdom in the line of duty were heroes of the nation. Prime Minister Naw...

Sheldon Silver's Corruption Conviction Has Been Overturned Sheldon Silver's Corruption Conviction Has Been Overturned

In vacating Silver's conviction, the appellate court cited a U.S. Supreme Court ruling past year involving Bob McDonnell , a former Republican governor of Virginia, that narrowed the definition of the kind of official conduct that can serve as the...

Flash flood watch in effect for several WV counties Flash flood watch in effect for several WV counties

Thursday night, according to the National Weather Service. Rain is predicted to continue through Friday morning. It appears that a lot of us will remain dry for the morning and early afternoon hours. Widespread showers and thunderstorms expected...

Senate Judiciary Chairman Wants Trump Jr. to Testify Senate Judiciary Chairman Wants Trump Jr. to Testify

Grassley suggested Trump's son would 'welcome the opportunity, ' as the president's namesake was dragged into the Russia scandal this week, as he revealed emails in which an intermediary told him the Russians wanted to give the Trump campaign dirt ...

Former President Jimmy Carter collapses at Habitat construction site Former President Jimmy Carter collapses at Habitat construction site

Carter was headed to Winnipeg's St. Boniface Hospital to be checked over. His medical issue resulted from dehydration, the Carter Center said in a statement. The post Ex-US President Jimmy Carter hospitalised appeared first on Vanguard News ...

412 people charged over USA health fraud schemes worth £1 billion 412 people charged over USA health fraud schemes worth £1 billion

Asked to comment on the Trump administration's larger strategy for combating the opioid epidemic, Sessions remarked that he'd like to see a return to the drug prevention message of more than 20 years ago. He added that 295 healthcare providers are ...

Senate to Delay August Recess to Buy Time for Legislation Senate to Delay August Recess to Buy Time for Legislation

In an interview with the Christian Broadcasting Network on Wednesday, Pat Robertson asked Trump what would happen if Congress continues to fail in their attempts to repeal the Affordable Care Act . McConnell's Kentucky colleague, conservative R...

Nemtsov's murderer sentenced to 20 years in penal colony Nemtsov's murderer sentenced to 20 years in penal colony

Zaur Dadayev, the man convicted of fatally shooting Nemtsov, was sentenced to 20 years in prison. Nemtsov, who was deputy prime minister under president Boris Yeltsin , was openly critical of Putin's decision to annex Crimea from Ukraine in 2014...

Kid Rock running for US Senate in 2018 ... Maybe? Kid Rock running for US Senate in 2018 ... Maybe?

Ritchie tweeted . "The answer is an absolute YES ". There's also a link to the merchandise that's on sale so far which are T-shirts, caps, yard signs and bumper stickers. The idea of Rock running for Senate isn't entirely out of the blue, howev...

(State) Gardendale Police searching for suspect in triple homicide, remains at large (State) Gardendale Police searching for suspect in triple homicide, remains at large

Kenneth Dion Lever , 52, the focus of today's manhunt, reportedly escaped from the scene of the crime in one of the victim's cars. Officials believe he is now traveling in a vehicle he had in waiting, possibly a 1986 black Chevrolet Camaro or a whi...

Terror attack fails to deter yatra pilgrims Terror attack fails to deter yatra pilgrims

A massive crackdown against militants and militancy sympathisers in the coming days is likely to follow after the attack as pressure builds on the security apparatus to deliver justice to the perpetrators of the act. Kashmir, divided between India an...

Knight Institute sues President Trump over Twitter blocking Knight Institute sues President Trump over Twitter blocking

It's something that Columbia University's Knight First Amendment Institute says is unconstitutional , and it's now suing the President over the practice. The federal lawsuit claims Trump's blocks essentially silences his opponents, infringin...

Delaying August Recess, Senate Republicans To Release Updated Health Care Bill Delaying August Recess, Senate Republicans To Release Updated Health Care Bill

Ever since the House passed a plan to replace Obamacare in May, the Senate has been hard at work on its own version. The announcement comes as disagreements within the Republican Party have delayed an overhaul of the US health-care system and th...

King of Spain says they'll 'work out arrangements' with United Kingdom over Gibraltar King of Spain says they'll 'work out arrangements' with United Kingdom over Gibraltar

Hundreds of thousands of Britons live in Spain , and a similar number of Spaniards live in the UK, King Felipe told MP and peers. The king highlighted the two countries' important trading arrangements, adding that Britain is "the second largest in...

EU's Barnier warns Britain over Brexit bill, says 'clock is ticking' EU's Barnier warns Britain over Brexit bill, says 'clock is ticking'

The Foreign Secretary criticised EU officials who have reportedly demanded Britain pays a €100bn (£88bn) exit bill in order to extract itself from its European treaty obligations. Visibly angry, he said: "This is a question which is of major importan...

Conor McGregor Sends Hidden Message In Pinstripe Suit

The IRS still has Floyd Mayweather Jr . on the hook for $7.2 million in taxes from 2010, according to records that show a lien as unresolved for the year he fought Shane Mosley. But there's a good chance that his bout against McGregor will truly be...

Murray, Djokovic out as Federer cruises into semis Murray, Djokovic out as Federer cruises into semis

A tearful Murray was beaten in four sets that day but has since triumphed twice, in 2013 and a year ago, with his hopes of a third success alive heading into Wednesday's quarter-finals. A break at 3-3 had Murray on the verge of a two-sets-to-love lea...

Weather improvement for BC wildfires, but crews brace for lightning, wind Weather improvement for BC wildfires, but crews brace for lightning, wind

The Whittier Fire , just five percent contained by late Sunday, is threatening the college-crashpad community of western Goleta, just west of UC Santa Barbara. Potential winds, potential lightning word for keeping a close eye on that. "We're well ...

Christopher Wray pledges 'strict independence' as Federal Bureau of Investigation director Christopher Wray pledges 'strict independence' as Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Wray, who said that he has no reason to doubt the intelligence community's conclusions about Russia's election interference, said that such an effort is an "adversarial" act. At first, he suggested it was based on DOJ recommendations, but later adm...

NY airport employees temporarily halt strike as negotiations get underway NY airport employees temporarily halt strike as negotiations get underway

Their complaints are aimed at contractors PrimeFlight, G2 and AirServ, which serve American Airlines, JetBlue and United. The workers with SEIU Local 105 provide several services for many of DIA's major airlines. The workers voted to walk out Tuesd...

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