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Bayonne Schools Receive Twitter Threat Related to Possible School Shooting

Bayonne Schools Receive Twitter Threat Related to Possible School Shooting

All schools in the district were closed on Monday after social media posts threatened school shootings. State police consulted with the chief of the Camden Police Department, who then contacted the su...

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British aid agencies report more abuse cases after Oxfam scandal

British aid agencies report more abuse cases after Oxfam scandal

The sector has been further rocked by allegations that women in Syria have been exploited by men delivering aid for charities and United Nations agencies. Baroness Stowell, the newly appointed chairwo...

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Tripura Election Results Will Have No Impact In Karnataka, Says Siddaramaiah

Tripura Election Results Will Have No Impact In Karnataka, Says Siddaramaiah

Gandhi's party failed to win any seats in Nagaland and Tripura , while emerging as the largest party in Meghalaya, but falling short of the half-way mark. Chief minister of Tripura for the past 20 ...

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Malaysia: Student strips naked, watches explicit content, attacks stewardess in flight

Malaysia: Student strips naked, watches explicit content, attacks stewardess in flight

The airline confirmed one person was tied up on a flight and arrested when the plane landed in Dhaka. In a statement released on Sunday the airline says crew followed "standard operating procedure" ...

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Trump Organization orders presidential seal replicas for golf courses

Trump Organization orders presidential seal replicas for golf courses

All of his golf courses all feature the name "Trump International". The company declined to tell ProPublica who had ordered the markers. "We made the design, and the client confirmed the design"...

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Daycare Workers Sedated Toddlers With Melatonin Gummies

Daycare Workers Sedated Toddlers With Melatonin Gummies

But the children's parents had no idea what the women, 32-year-old Kristen Lauletta, 19-year-old Jessica Heyse, and 25-year-old Ashley Helfenbein, were doing, police said. "(The teachers) didn't know ...

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Sam Rockwell dedicates Oscar win to his 'old buddy' Philip Hoffman

Sam Rockwell dedicates Oscar win to his 'old buddy' Philip Hoffman

You all inspire me. He also paid tribute to the late Philip Seymour Hoffman , ending his speech by saying, "This is for my old buddy Phil Hoffman ". " Philip Seymour Hoffman was a good friend and...

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ISIS releases video claiming to show attack on United States troops in Niger

ISIS releases video claiming to show attack on United States troops in Niger

A portion of the video shows the Americans crouching behind their Toyota Land Cruiser and a truck. They fired colored smoke which would provide some cover and identify their position to any friendly a...

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China to increase 2018 defense budget by 8.1pc

China to increase 2018 defense budget by 8.1pc

Observers say China's actual military spending this year will be larger than the amount released. Years of double-digit percentage growth have given China the world's second-largest defense budget a...

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Tripura CM will be selected democratically: Biplab Deb

Tripura CM will be selected democratically: Biplab Deb

The regional party is heavily inexperienced in parliamentary affairs and its members have had only a single term in the Tripura Tribal Areas Autonomous District Council (TTAADC). The BJP wrested Tri...

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2 young children killed, several others injured by driver in Brooklyn

2 young children killed, several others injured by driver in Brooklyn

The driver of the vehicle, a 44-year-old woman, struck a parked auto which caused a chain-reaction crash into the rear of a auto parked in front of it. Their pregnant mom is in critical condition. T...

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Four! Gamecocks make SEC history, spoil Mississippi State's flawless season

Four! Gamecocks make SEC history, spoil Mississippi State's flawless season

For the No. 2 Mississippi State basketball team, the magic run ended Sunday afternoon at Bridgestone Arena. She scored six straight points, Wilson forced consecutive misses by Vivians, and then Wils...

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Houston superintendent named NYC schools chancellor

Houston superintendent named NYC schools chancellor

Carranza has served as superintendent of the Houston Independent School District since 2016. Carranza, 51, is the grandson of Mexican immigrants who taught bilingual social studies and music in Tusc...

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'Bigger Than Watergate:' Trump Questions Obama Investigations Into His Campaign

'Bigger Than Watergate:' Trump Questions Obama Investigations Into His Campaign

Wanted to discredit so Crooked H would win. And you call Obama's actions of trying to protect America "bigger than Watergate!" Former FBI Director James Comey said previous year that the bureau ...

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Oscars Reportedly Planning To Address Trump & Stormy Daniels Affair

Oscars Reportedly Planning To Address Trump & Stormy Daniels Affair

The money was received on October 27, 2016, 12 days before the presidential election, the newspaper said , adding it wasn't clear when First Republic reached out to Treasury. Campaign finance experts...

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DACA deadline arrives with diminished urgency

DACA deadline arrives with diminished urgency

To qualify, they needed to have arrived before their 16th birthday, been under 31 in June 2012, completed high school or served in the military, and have clean criminal records. The Senate rejected it...

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Man critical after chemical incident is 'RUSSIAN SPY given refuge by UK'

Man critical after chemical incident is 'RUSSIAN SPY given refuge by UK'

They were rushed to Salisbury District Hospital in Wiltshire after suffering "chemical exposure". They are both in intensive care at Salisbury District Hospital. "Our Accident and Emergency Depart...

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Steele memo alleges Russian Federation worked to stop Romney's nomination

Steele memo alleges Russian Federation worked to stop Romney's nomination

In late November, Steele wrote that according to "a senior Russian official", there was talk that the Kremlin blocked the Romney pick by asking Trump to select someone who would be better for Russia...

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Army guns down Sunjuwan terror attack mastermind Mufti Waqas

Army guns down Sunjuwan terror attack mastermind Mufti Waqas

Sources said the slain terrorist, identified as Mufti Waqas, a suspected Pakistani national, was killed in a meticulous operation without causing any collateral damage. From his possession one weapon,...

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UPA derailed banking system, says Ravi Shankar Prasad

UPA derailed banking system, says Ravi Shankar Prasad

In 2008, the total advance to people given by the banks was Rs 18.06 Lakh Crores. By March'14, the amount went up to Rs 52.15 lakh crore. Prasad said it was because of the advances given during the ...

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'Real, credible' threat prompts Utica College lockdown

'Real, credible' threat prompts Utica College lockdown

Utica College in upstate NY is now on lockdown due to a "real and credible" threat, according to a notice from the school's social media account. "Please follow all instructions", the college tweeted....

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Nagaland: NDPP, BJP and others elect Neiphiu Rio as their leader

Nagaland: NDPP, BJP and others elect Neiphiu Rio as their leader

The NDPP received a big boost when the Election Commission gave its nod to the returning officer of the 6-Tenning constituency to declare its candidate Namri Nchang as the victor, raising the final ta...

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Police ask for help in identifying photo in serial killer case

Police ask for help in identifying photo in serial killer case

Idsinga says they are still working to identify four of the remains. Citing "a source close to the investigation", CBC is reporting that a seventh set of remains have been located but police have no...

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Trump's Tough Talk on Trade Rattles Investors

Trump's Tough Talk on Trade Rattles Investors

Canada is, by a substantial margin, our largest source of foreign steel, and the top 10 is populated mainly by other close allies, including Mexico, South Korea, Japan and Germany. The Pentagon had re...

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South Korean envoys meet North Korean leader Kim for talks about talks

South Korean envoys meet North Korean leader Kim for talks about talks

Moon's chief envoy and head of the presidential National Security Office, said shortly before his departure for Pyongyang, according to Yonhap. US President Donald Trump dubbed Kim "Little Rocket Ma...

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Cong respects NE mandate, will win back trust: Rahul Gandhi

Cong respects NE mandate, will win back trust: Rahul Gandhi

My honest thanks to each and every Congress worker who toiled for the party. "There will be no impact of the results of the Northeastern states in Karnataka ". (It is) Time for Modi Government/BJP to...

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Mueller Reportedly Wants Documents On Trump And His Advisers

Mueller Reportedly Wants Documents On Trump And His Advisers

The subpoena was sent to the witness last month, per Axios . A Grand Jury subpoena from special counsel Robert Mueller's team reportedly targets the majority of Donald Trump's senior campaign team...

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China's defence budget less than major countries'

China's defence budget less than major countries'

The target, which is the same as past year, was presented in a report for Monday's opening session of the annual National People's Congress, the rubber-stamp parliament. "It will likely not be over-mi...

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Time's Up leaders say they're standing down at the Oscars red carpet

Time's Up leaders say they're standing down at the Oscars red carpet

At the Grammys , many attendees wore white roses for Time's Up, while the SAG Awards introduced an all-women presenter lineup . Will Jimmy Kimmel talk about #MeToo? But on the Academy Awards' ...

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NPF to prove its majority in 48 hrs in Nagaland assembly

NPF to prove its majority in 48 hrs in Nagaland assembly

Outgoing chief minister TR Zeliang of the NPF also staked claim to form government and Governor PB Acharya gave both of them 48 hours to submit signatures of the MLAs supporting them. Acharya said he ...

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China to spend Dollars 175 billion on its defence sector in 2018

China to spend Dollars 175 billion on its defence sector in 2018

The government set an economic growth target of around 6.5 per cent for 2018, in line with expectations but lower than the 6.9 per cent GDP increase in 2017. The PLA has stocked up on stealth fighter ...

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In a first, Hindu Dalit woman elected to Pakistan's senate

In a first, Hindu Dalit woman elected to Pakistan's senate

Kohli, 39, who hails from the remote village of Dhana Gam in Nagarparkar, Sindh, was elected to a reserved seat for women. Bhutto said the election of Kohli, who was elected on a minority seat fro...

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PPP or PML-N: Who will grab the Senate top office?

PPP or PML-N: Who will grab the Senate top office?

In Punjab, the ruling party candidates shouted foul when Zubair Gul lost on a seat that was bagged by PTI candidate Chaudhry Mohammad Sarwar despite having poor representation of his party in the ...

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Florida Senate's Special Saturday Session Has Not Yet Produced A Gun Bill

Florida Senate's Special Saturday Session Has Not Yet Produced A Gun Bill

Hardening schools is a complex issue, because while any rational person wants our schools to be safe, there has to be some balance between reasonable access to school property and protection of studen...

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Windy storm to hit the region early this week

Windy storm to hit the region early this week

A strong upper-level low pressure system is forecast to develop in the Midwest and trek towards the southern Great Lakes region by Tuesday evening. Rain and snow are likely overnight Tuesday , ...

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Bennett, Guy, Wilkins lead UVa's long list of ACC honors

Bennett, Guy, Wilkins lead UVa's long list of ACC honors

Virginia senior Isaiah Wilkins earned defensive player of the year honors, and freshman De'Andre Hunter was named the sixth man of the year. North Carolina's Luke Maye lapped the field for ACC...

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Ailing Parrikar heads for Mumbai

Ailing Parrikar heads for Mumbai

The Congress Goa chief, Shantaram Naik, had claimed that the state administration was on the verge of collapse due to Parrikars absence. The chief minister was admitted to Lilavati Hospital on Feb...

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Shopian attack: 2 more bodies recovered, death toll mounts to 6

Shopian attack: 2 more bodies recovered, death toll mounts to 6

The Supreme Court on Monday stayed, till next hearing, the investigation into the case of death of three civilians in alleged Army firing in Shopian in January this year. The students pelted stone...

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Tripura election results will have no impact in Karnataka: Siddaramaiah

Tripura election results will have no impact in Karnataka: Siddaramaiah

BJP state unit in-charge and Union Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Prakash Javadekar on Thursday had released the booklet listing the omissions and commissions of the ruling Congress governm...

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Mayawati to back SP's strongest 'anti-BJP candidate' in UP bypolls

Mayawati to back SP's strongest 'anti-BJP candidate' in UP bypolls

Given their present strength, BSP, SP and Congress, at present, can send two candidates to the Rajya Sabha from UP. BJP leaders also pointed out how Congress failed to transfer votes to SP in th...

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