Tuesday May 23-rd, 2017

Syria rebels prevent civilians from leaving Aleppo

SANA, Syria's state news agency, said the civilians were later taken to government shelters in western Aleppo. Civilians return to the neighbourhood of Bani Zeid in Aleppo, a day after Syrian government forces took control of the previously rebel...

Clinton, Kaine make debut as running mates in Miami Clinton, Kaine make debut as running mates in Miami

The first votes are expected at 4:30 p.m. When the news came via text, she quickly followed it with a message on Twitter: "I'm thrilled to announce my running mate, @TimKaine, a man who's devoted his life to fighting for others". Clinton introduc...

Solar plane completes round-the-world trip Solar plane completes round-the-world trip

Swiss explorers Bertrand Piccard & André Borschberg, Solar Impulse founders and pilots, took turns piloting the aircraft with a wingspan larger than a Boeing 747 and weighing only as much as a family vehicle. Mr Lennon is ABB's project manager for ...

Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City Announces It's Closing

Icahn said that he has lost almost $100 million in about a year and a half since he helped the casino thru bankruptcy. "It was a bad bet", Icahn told the Associated Press . The union wants health insurance and pension benefits restored. For Ic...

Trump meets Gold Star families in wake of Khan controversy

Ibrahim Hooper, spokesman for the Council on American Islamic Relations, said Trump's "bigotry" had reached a new level with his comments about the Khans. He was posthumously awarded a Bronze Star and Purple Heart. He was only 27 years old. When K...

Toxic gas dropped in Syria near site of Russian helicopter crash

Referring to the strikes on hospitals and medical facilities on both sides of the front lines, he said , "We have now sunk in the Syrian war to a new low". The Sarin gas attack killed 1,429 people and was blamed on government forces. It said the she...

Donald Trump Refusing to Endorse Top Republicans Donald Trump Refusing to Endorse Top Republicans

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump refused Tuesday to endorse House Speaker Paul Ryan and Arizona Sen. Or he can withdraw his Trump endorsement at the risk of it looking like petty politics. Trump now has $37 million in the bank, and his jo...

Minnesota lawmakers, Gold Star mother chide Trump Minnesota lawmakers, Gold Star mother chide Trump

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has been mired in controversy surrounding his comments about Captain Humayun Khan, a Muslim-American who died while serving in the U.S. Khan's father, Khizr Khan , waved his pocket-sized copy of the ...

Indiana GOP panel backs Gov. Pence's preferred successor

Gov. Eric Holcomb for the state's top job after the incumbent governor withdrew to become Donald Trump's running mate. At least three state committee members are publicly backing Holcomb, but U.S. Dan Coats (R-Ind.). He joined the Pence administrat...

Employers can't ask job applicants about salary history under new MA law Employers can't ask job applicants about salary history under new MA law

For job-hunters in the rest of the country, though, it's still fair game for a hiring manager to ask how much you make, so you should plan a strategy for your response when you get asked. That provision will help all kinds of workers - not just women...

Annual sales tax holiday this Friday through Sunday Annual sales tax holiday this Friday through Sunday

It's that time of year again- the Missouri statewide sales tax holiday! The tax holiday was spread over 10 days past year. " Clothing priced at $75 per item or less - there's no limit to the number of items, but there is a $75 cap per item; sch...

Wildfires burn in 7 Western states, prompt evacuations Wildfires burn in 7 Western states, prompt evacuations

The fire quickly spread across State Route 24 to Rattlesnake Ridge threatening. Wildfires are raging in several Western states, with some fueled by wind and dry conditions. Residents of about 630 homes southwest of Hamilton were under evacuation or...

Phelps to carry flag for US

Normally, he has not walked with teammates at the ceremonies that open the Games, in large part because his Olympics have begun the next day with the grueling 400-meter individual medley. Phelps conceded he wasn't at his best for the London Games and...

State confirms first locally transmitted Zika cases

Miami-Dade County mosquito control inspector Sharon Nage walks through the Wynwood neighborhood looking for mosquitoes or breeding areas on July 30, 2016 in Miami. CDC has been working with state, local, and territorial health officials to prepare fo...

Pak SAARChasm: Rajnath set to return angry, hungry, gagged

Union home minister Rajnath Singh, now in Islamabad attending a meeting of interior ministers of Saarc countries, is unlikely to make any breakthrough in India-Pakistan relations as Pakistan looked set to play up its Kashmir concerns than engaging an...

The search for missing MH370 plane will soon be suspended The search for missing MH370 plane will soon be suspended

The plane went missing on March 8, 2014, after departing Kuala Lumpur International Airport on a routine flight to Beijing. Investigators believe the plane was deliberately flown thousands of miles off course before crashing into the ocean near Aus...

5 killed after tour bus crashes into pole in California

California Highway Patrol Officer Moises Onsurez said the bus suddenly veered sharply off the highway, adding investigators are still attempting to determine why. All traffic from northbound Highway 99 is being diverted off the freeway at Sultana Dri...

Greitens, Koster win gubernatorial primaries

In February 2015, another Republican candidate for Missouri governor, Tom Schweich, killed himself shortly after telling journalists that a fellow party member was leading a whisper campaign saying he was Jewish, to hurt his chances in the primary ...

Dubai airport handles 200000 passengers a day Dubai airport handles 200000 passengers a day

The Dubai Media Office said the fire "has been contained", adding that emergency teams at the airport and Emirates are "well trained to deal with such incidents". "We offer our condolences to the family and friends of the martyr of the nation, fi...

Sonia Gandhi stable and recovering at hospital Sonia Gandhi stable and recovering at hospital

Congress President Sonia Gandhi was admitted to the Army Research and Referral Hospital in Delhi, after she fell ill in the midst of the roadshow in Varanasi on Tuesday. The Congress Party earlier told ANI that Gandhi is recovering under medical supe...

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