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Rounds happy with military spending in new bill

In a statement , Kristen Brengel, vice president for government affairs for the National Parks Conservation Association, praised the bill for providing funding...


Trump's focus is money as Saudi prince visits

Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman (C) speaks alongside members of his delegation during a lunch meeting with US President Donald Trump in the ...


Gold, Silver, Copper and Crude Oil Briefing

In the US, the American Petroleum Institute was said to report that nationwide crude stockpiles tumbled 2.74 million barrels last week. Analysts surveyed by...


Turkey condemns 'heinous terror attack' in Kabul

No group has claimed responsibility for the attack so far. There were reports that the bomber had attempted but failed to reach an even bigger crowd celebra...


Putin, Trump discuss potential meeting

British officials have blamed the nerve agent attack on Russian Federation. "We don't get to dictate how other countries operate", she said . Sanders told ...


Israelis hail 2007 strike on alleged Syria nuke reactor

Olmert, who has served 16 months for corruption convictions and was been recently released from prison, said during an interview with Ynet News that when I...


First Responders, staff praised for quick reaction to shooting

St. Mary's County Tim Cameron told a news conference Tuesday morning that the shooter and the officer both fired a round and it wasn't known if the officer'...


Justine Damond: Police officer Mohamed Noor appears in court, granted bail

Second-degree manslaughter is defined as an act of "culpable negligence whereby the person creates an unreasonable risk, and consciously takes chances of causin...


Nigeria says 101 out of 110 schoolgirls now released by Boko Haram

One of the soldiers told PREMIUM TIMES that the girls are being taken to the Theater command headquarters in Maiduguri where they would be received by some mi...


Single winning $456.7 million Powerball ticket sold at Manheim Speedway

In a statement released Monday, the Lottery Commission says rather than appeal the ruling, they believe legislators should address the rules that allowed for t...


Trump lauds Saudi Arabia as 'the great purchaser of our weapons'

In New York, Mohammed will meet with United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres and participate in a Saudi-U.S. CEO forum. Afterward, the U.S Preside...


Snow in the spring? It could happen tonight. | Lexington Herald Leader

It's a good place to live, the weather is just not our friend", he said. The snow will start in the afternoon, following a period of rain in the morning, ...


MS governor signs 15-week abortion ban; clinic files suit

Late on Monday, US District Judge Carlton Reeves set a Tuesday morning hearing on the request by the Jackson Women's Health Organisation that he impose a tem...


US, South Korea announce start date for military exercises

According to Reuters , that exercise will last for roughly a month, while the computer-simulated Key Resolve exercise will begin in mid-April and last for two w...


Florida campus honours bridge collapse victims

In a statement , Scott said the money would be withheld until the NTSB completes its investigation . Among those listed in the lawsuit are FIGG Bridge Engi...


Judges decline to block new Pennsylvania House map in boost to Democrats

And Alito's decision a few weeks ago denying a stay seemed to prefigure what was to come on Monday. The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected a plea from to...


Narendra Modi congratulates Vladimir Putin on reelection as Russian president

During the telephonic conversation, Modi told the Russian leader that he looked forward to welcoming him in India for the India-Russia Annual Summit later this ...


Spring begins Tuesday; a little snow possible Wednesday

Teal=Winter Storm Watch, Purple=Winter Weather Advisory. The snow will push up from the south and then overtake the area Tuesday night . Commuters are warned...


Trump proposes 'large-scale' ad campaign to combat opioids

President Donald Trump added the latter Monday to his growing list of hardline policy proposals. Trump is making his first visit to New Hampshire since beco...


Yakuza Kiwami 2 hits the PS4 on August 28th, 2018

Like the original release, Kiwami 2 is set a year after the first Yakuza story, where Kiryu is tasked with a mission to prevent a massive fight between the ...


Severe weather risk for early Monday morning

The actual front will move through late Monday evening into Tuesday morning, bringing another round of heavier rain and stronger storms (80%) but this time, mor...


Trump denounces Mueller's investigative team as 'hardened Democrats'

On Friday, McCabe was sacked from the FBI , about 26 hours before he was set to retire, over allegations from the Justice Department's inspector general that h...


Terrorists left Afrin amid Turkey operation: locals

He said there were still armed fighters when he left the town who had vowed to keep up the fight. The army posted a video on social media showing a soldier ho...


Snapchat CEO's net worth tanks $150 mn after Rihanna condemns ad

Just days after Rihanna's condemnation, Snapchat stocks dropped 4.7 percent, costing the app US$800 million (NZD$1.1 billion). The specific advertisement ...


War on Drugs: US A-10 Destroys Taliban Narcotics Labs

In a WhatsApp message sent to journalists Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid said the bomber had targeted a convoy of "foreign troops". The latest blast in ...


Loyola-Chicago knocks off Miami on last-second three in NCAA Tournament

Enter Donte Ingram , who caught a pass on the edge of the midcourt logo with three seconds left and promptly drilled a 3-pointer with fractions of a second rem...


Kremlin says no clear proof Russian Federation behind Skripal attack - RIA

The poisoning of 66-year-old Sergei Skripal and his 33-year-old daughter, Yulia, in Salisbury with a nerve agent identified by British authorities as one made o...


Dutch snowboarder wins second Paralympic gold, despite recent cancer treatment

Canada's previous best Paralympic performance was the 19 medals won in 2010 in Vancouver. The NPA refers to Russian para-athletes in PyeongChang as Russians w...


Australia and ASEAN Join Forces to Fight Terrorism and Violence

Speaking at yesterday's business forum, Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull stressed the importance of free trade and bolstering business ties with Sou...


Korea, US vow close coordination on N. Korea

Sweden acts as diplomatic representative in North Korea for the United States, which has no embassy there, and has helped with the release of USA citizens he...


Mueller seeks documents on biz, Russian Federation

Photo It was not clear why the special counsel , Robert S. Mueller III, issued the subpoena instead of simply asking for the documents from the company. It...


Congresswoman Louise Slaughter, longtime LGBTQ ally, dies at 88

She chaired the Rules committee from 2007 through 2010. Slaughter served in Congress in 1987 and represented the Rochester area of NY. Slaughter's district ...


DUI patrols for St. Patrick's Day planned in Manhattan Beach

Stopping collisions related to drunk driving will in turn help limit the amount of injuries and fatalities associated with driving impaired. "If you drive impai...


All six candidates set to enter RS unopposed in Maharashtra

Union ministers Parshottam Rupala and Mansukh Mandaviya of the BJP and Naran Rathwa and Amee Yajnik of the Congress were elected unopposed after BJP's Kiritsi...


Former South African President Jacob Zuma faces corruption trial, says chief prosecutor

Abrahams said in his submission to the NPA that Zuma strongly disputed the allegations against him, insisting that he "lacked the requisite intention to commit ...