Sunday March 26-th, 2017

School's strict problem-solving rule goes viral School's strict problem-solving rule goes viral

Your son will learn to problem-solve". The message comes at the beginning of the school year. One woman said, "I'm an adult who forgets things because life is hectic and chaotic". "I agree kids need responsibility, however no school has the RIGHT...

Jeremy Corbyn: Tom Watson is talking nonsense - and he knows it

In an ambitious move, Corbyn will unveil plans to give councils more control over bus routes and renationalize the railways; promising fare savings of up to 10 percent for passengers under his government. The Labour leader was filmed among 20 other ...

World's biggest wealth fund writes down United Kingdom property by 5% World's biggest wealth fund writes down United Kingdom property by 5%

The Government Pension Fund Global gained 94 billion kroner (S$15.4 billion), or 1.3 per cent, after losing 0.6 per cent in the first quarter, the Oslo-based investor said on Wednesday. Every quarter, it uses external assessors to value its global pr...

Russian Federation defends use of Iranian bases for airstrikes in Syria

Iran and Russian Federation have been assisting the Syrian government in fight against the foreign-backed militancy which has been holding swathes of territory in the country as well as in Iraq. In 1953, the spy agencies of the United Kingdom and US ...

Christie office cut Trump's casino tax burden Christie office cut Trump's casino tax burden

The Times reported that Christie's name appeared on the bankruptcy cases during those years as representing the IRS in its claims against Trump; Christie was then the USA attorney for New Jersey, the Times reported. "One could only hope that a mi...

Trump, Bayh lead; Holcomb and Gregg within margin of error Trump, Bayh lead; Holcomb and Gregg within margin of error

Democrat Bayh up 7 points in Indiana Senate race Indiana Dem Bayh touts his "independence" in Senate ad GOP confidence in Senate majority builds MORE (R-Ind.) by 7 points in the competitive Indiana Senate race, a new Monmouth University poll releas...

Improper care of contact lenses can cause serious eye infections

The report builds on previous findings from 2014, when the CDC found that more than 99% of the contact lens wearers they surveyed reported at least one behavior that put them at risk for an eye infection . About 41 million Americans wear contact le...

Push Up Challenge goes viral for vets Push Up Challenge goes viral for vets

About two dozen veterans commit suicide every day. But unlike the ALS challenge, this one does not ask for donations and is more of an information campaign to get the message out on the alarming rate of veteran suicide . 22 push-ups to raise awa...

Murdered Teens Found Nude, Posed In Sexually Suggestive Positions By Killer Murdered Teens Found Nude, Posed In Sexually Suggestive Positions By Killer

The report into Henderson's death was revealed a day before a probable cause hearing for accused killer Jeffrey Hazelwood , 20. Hazelwood is charged with two counts of murder, as well as aggravated assault, theft and financial transaction card fra...

Docs: Florida face-biting suspect claimed to have superpowers

Hospital tests showed no signs of meth, cocaine, heroin or other common drugs in Harrouff's blood, but it will take weeks to process his toxicology reports, which will determine if he was on any hallucinogenic drug, such as flakka or bath salts.

Medical aid group withdraws from north Yemen after attacks

Health officials in Sana confirmed that 17 bodies had been taken to local hospitals after the airstrike. During Monday's attack, the group said there were 23 patients in the surgery ward. The group added that it had repeatedly shared the location -...

17 golds on tap at Rio Olympics; Bolt in semis

Four days after dragging himself to his feet after a fall to retain his 10,000m crown and become the first British track and field athlete to win three Olympic golds, the 33-year-old narrowly avoided crashing to the ground again, this time on the l...

Clinton team hits report of Trump aide's ties to Russia Clinton team hits report of Trump aide's ties to Russia

During an interview with ABC, Trump said , "I have no relationship with him", but went on to say later, "Well, I don't know what it means by having a relationship". While Trump sings Putin's praises, it is well-documented that the Kremlin under P...

UC Berkeley chancellor quits UC Berkeley chancellor quits

UC-Davis Chancellor Linda Katehi announced she was stepping down from her positon on August 9 and UC-Berkeley Chancellor Nicholas B. Dirks made his resignation public August 16. This comes on the heels of an April report in the Sacramento Bee abo...

Chicago police recommend firing of 7 cops for false reports

Dean Angelo spoke in a Thursday phone interview after Superintendent Eddie Johnson announced that recommendation. "The officers have been relieved of their police powers prior to the determination of the Police Board", Police spokesman Anthony Gugl...

US says $400M payment was contingent on release of prisoners

Only then was an Iranian cargo plane with the cash allowed to take off. The White House said the $400 million is the first installment in a decades-old $1.7 billion failed arms deal between Iran and the U.S. While Mr. Kirby didn't use the word "r...

OH man arrested for trying to have sex with a van OH man arrested for trying to have sex with a van

Nicholas Street around 8:00 p.m. Tuesday on a report that a man was pulling his trousers down and swinging on a stop sign. She told them she saw the man standing near a parked van at 805 St. The suspect was later identified as Michael Henson and ...

Philippine leader wants to talk with 2 rebel groups, China Philippine leader wants to talk with 2 rebel groups, China

In announcing a 3.35-trillion-peso (S$96.5 billion) 2017 budget, up 11.6 per cent from this year, Mr Duterte said late on Monday a top priority for the increased government spending would be "more effective crime suppression". "Duterte has come up ...

Judge to Ex-NFL star: Can't ignore the damage you inflicted Judge to Ex-NFL star: Can't ignore the damage you inflicted

Moments before the 220-month sentence was handed down, one of the former National Football League player's victims addressed the court. Last year, Sharper appeared in a Los Angeles courtroom and pleaded no-contest to charges of raping two women in ...

Slain runner from NYC laid to rest in Massachusetts Slain runner from NYC laid to rest in Massachusetts

After she was reported missing, a police dog discovered her body in a wooded area about a half-mile away from her mother's home. Marcotte, 27, was visiting her mother in Princeton earlier this month when she went on a jog that Sunday afternoon.

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