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NY state budget passes with Uber surcharge, more education funding

The Senate and Assembly approved the budget bills Thursday with "messages of necessity", a note from Cuomo allowing them to bypass the constitutionally mandated, three-day waiting period between whe...

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Ontario Liberal gov't to present budget today ahead of spring election

Ontario Liberal gov't to present budget today ahead of spring election

Highlights from the 2018 Ontario budget, unveiled by Finance Minister Charles Sousa Wednesday. After generating a surplus of C$642 million ($499 million) in 2017-18 - the first in a decade - the gov...

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Korea set date for leaders' summit

Korea set date for leaders' summit

Another round of working-level talks next Wednesday will discuss issues including protocol and security. As part of the revised arrangement, the two countries also agreed to ensure that they do no...

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New device to track movement of students in schools

New device to track movement of students in schools

The 7-year-old from Stantonsburg Elementary School was one of 210 children in kindergarten through fifth-grade to participated in STEM Day last week. "We recently incorporated laptops for nearly eve...

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Russia's 'reciprocal' retaliation would see four Canadian diplomats expelled

Russia's 'reciprocal' retaliation would see four Canadian diplomats expelled

Russian Federation said on Thursday it was expelling 60 USA diplomats and would eject scores from other countries that joined London and Washington in censuring Moscow over the poisoning of Serge...

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Robin Lopez fined $25000 for 'verbally abusing' refs in Miami

Robin Lopez fined $25000 for 'verbally abusing' refs in Miami

In losing its third of the four games this season against Miami , Chicago dropped its seventh straight and fell to 9-29 on the road. I understand what they are trying to do when you get that second t...

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Pochettino to rest Toby ahead of Bridge clash

Pochettino to rest Toby ahead of Bridge clash

Earlier this week, after a rusty-looking display in Belgium's friendly against Saudi Arabia, his worldwide manager Roberto Martinez warned Alderweireld that he needed a regular run of games in order t...

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Fox Host Laura Ingraham takes show break amid Parkland shooting controversy

Fox Host Laura Ingraham takes show break amid Parkland shooting controversy

Ingraham apologized online Thursday, but Hogg, who called NRA members "child murderers" on national television, rejected the overture unless Ingraham denounced her employer, Fox News . While more...

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President Trump Addresses Labor Workers, Outlines Infrastructure Plan in Ohio

President Trump Addresses Labor Workers, Outlines Infrastructure Plan in Ohio

In April, Kim is set to meet with South Korean President Moon Jae In, and the meeting with Trump is slated for May. At a regular press briefing, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders was...

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'Back with eyes open': Malala visits Pakistan district where she was shot

'Back with eyes open': Malala visits Pakistan district where she was shot

She became the youngest person to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2014. I have never felt so happy. From a young age, she was an advocate for girls education, writing online about the intimidati...

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No $521M Mega Millions Winner In Golden State

No $521M Mega Millions Winner In Golden State

More than half a billion dollars is on the table in tonight's Mega Millions lotto drawing. The Mega Millions lottery is up in some rare air with more than $500 million in the jackpot. "I'm ...

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Democratic senator: Go away Hillary Clinton

Democratic senator: Go away Hillary Clinton

The fact that she mentioned John McCain as someone who wasn't told to shut up is evidence of the fact that Hillary is completely tone deaf to these types of situations. "Go away, '" she said. The ...

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North Korea will take part in next two Olympics, IOC chief says

North Korea will take part in next two Olympics, IOC chief says

The South Korean and North Korean athletes walked as a joint team under one flag during the opening ceremony and the Games were seen to have eased tensions between the two nations. He is the first for...

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United Nations blacklists shipping firms for aiding North Korea

United Nations blacklists shipping firms for aiding North Korea

The move is part of a global crackdown on the smuggling of North Korean commodities in violation of United Nations sanctions resolutions, which were adopted in response to Pyongyang's nuclear and ba...

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Carles Puigdemont to head 'republican council' after Catalan Parliament backing

Puigdemont's announcement comes the same day Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy said Catalonia must choose a leader "who is in Spain now.and who has no problems with the law", Reuters reported. ...

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Google doodle marks India's first lady doctor Anandi Gopal Joshi's 153rd birthday

Google doodle marks India's first lady doctor Anandi Gopal Joshi's 153rd birthday

Anandi Gopal Joshi defied all odds to become India's first female doctor. Keeping with the practice of that time, Yamuna was married to a widower, Gopalrao Joshi , nearly 20 years her senior, at t...

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Cleveland Catholic Diocese commemorates Good Friday with procession

Cleveland Catholic Diocese commemorates Good Friday with procession

Robert said that in the Catholic perspective, there are three sections in the Good Friday service. Darkness fell on the land for three-long hours as Jesus Christ was crucified on a cross on the mount ...

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Sushma Swaraj, Japanese foreign minister Taro Kono discuss bilateral ties

Sushma Swaraj, Japanese foreign minister Taro Kono discuss bilateral ties

Recalling the Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 2014 visit to Japan, she said, Mr Modi will visit Japan this year. The India-Japan Strategic Dialogue is a bi-lateral summit that being in Japan and India ...

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Robbery Suspect Arrested By Liberal police

Robbery Suspect Arrested By Liberal police

State prosecutors on March 15 received information from Claremont Police Chief Mark Chase about Sgt. Ian Kibbe and officer Mark Burch, state prosecutors said. "They were so afraid of him that they had...

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Britain PM set for talks with European Union official Donald Tusk

Britain PM set for talks with European Union official Donald Tusk

The publication by European Union negotiators Wednesday of a voluminous draft legal document meant to formalize an almost-completed divorce deal struck between London and Brussels in December has ...

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Joel Embiid reacts to 'freak' injury: 'I gotta trust The Process'

Joel Embiid reacts to 'freak' injury: 'I gotta trust The Process'

Russell Westbrook had 33 points, 13 assists and nine rebounds for the Thunder who have lost three of their last five games. Barton made two free throws on the other end to clinch it. Despite the devas...

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We must celebrate Easter meaningfully, says Kaupa

We must celebrate Easter meaningfully, says Kaupa

But he still believes those who trusted Christ for salvation still view Easter in terms of Jesus' resurrection , not just a sign of springtime. This was the Easter message from Moresby North-East M...

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Netanyahu in hospital to check fever, cough as symptoms worsen

Netanyahu in hospital to check fever, cough as symptoms worsen

Israeli police on Monday questioned Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu , as well as his wife and son, in a corruption case involving the country's telecom giant, one of a slew of scandals that have en...

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Forecast: Warmer today, then cooler again over the upcoming weekend

Forecast: Warmer today, then cooler again over the upcoming weekend

Elsewhere, late Saturday night into early Sunday , the Nebraska Panhandle and parts of central Nebraska could receive "several inches of snow, " Miller said. and 4 a.m., then a chance of snow after...

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How to Watch Final Four: Mississippi State Basketball vs Louisville Cardinals

You can find the Louisville-Mississippi State game on ESPN2. McCowan broke the rebounding mark set by Charlotte Smith of North Carolina in 1994 when Mississippi State's 6-foot-7 center grabbed her...

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Afghan president offers Taliban peace talks

The Taliban official has also warned Afghan government that the talks of shuttering the Doha office would scuttle the group's offer of talks altogether. but refused to start direct discussions with K...

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Kenyan police detain opposition politician at airport, says lawyer

Kenyan police detain opposition politician at airport, says lawyer

They said that Mr Miguna did not hold Kenyan citizenship but only Canadian nationality. He was first deported to Canada on February 6 for presiding over the mock swearing in of NASA leader Raila ...

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Sushil Kumar's name missing from Commonwealth Games 2018 official entry list

Sushil Kumar's name missing from Commonwealth Games 2018 official entry list

These will be the fifth Commonwealth Games held in Australia and the first Games offering an equal number of medal events for men and women . The Leydon-Davis mixed doubles combination conteste...

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Israeli PM Netanyahu hospitalized with fever

Israeli PM Netanyahu hospitalized with fever

Netanyahu's illness has come at a stressful time for the four-times right-wing prime minister, who is under police investigation for corruption in three different cases. "I think it is very important ...

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White House freaking out over EPA chief's living arrangements

White House freaking out over EPA chief's living arrangements

Fugh said she was first briefed by other EPA officials about the terms of lease on Thursday, shortly after ABC News first reported on Pruitt's prior living arrangements. Steven Hart is registered to...

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Woman Found Guilty Of Tampering In Teen's Death

Woman Found Guilty Of Tampering In Teen's Death

A short time later, a police officer at Mercy Hospital reported a woman was there with a gunshot injury, Sandstrom said . The judge said: "All that imagery is graphically shown in the CCTV video wh...

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Facebook data used by Cambridge Analytica may still be around

Facebook data used by Cambridge Analytica may still be around

An advertising trade group that gave an award to Cambridge Analytica a year ago for its "big data" work during the 2016 presidential election is now urging marketers to reconsider the ethics of how ...

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'Patrick Cutrone close to new AC Milan deal'

'Patrick Cutrone close to new AC Milan deal'

There's a lot at stake and we are not allowed any false steps. "Winning in this game will be important, not only for Serie A but to give us a boost in the Champions League", said Juventus defend...

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Damian Lillard's Brother Hospitalized After Being Shot

Damian Lillard's Brother Hospitalized After Being Shot

Police are seeking tips to identify the suspects in the shooting. Two African-American males got in a confrontation with Lillard in the parking lot that ended with the Lillard being shot, according...

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Louisiana officer fired, 1 suspended in shooting

Louisiana officer fired, 1 suspended in shooting

The killing gripped the nation in part because two videos taken by bystanders, each less than a minute long, were released publicly shortly after the shooting and captured the final part of Sterling...

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France renews backing for Syrian rebels, denies troop moves

France renews backing for Syrian rebels, denies troop moves

The Kurdish-Arab town is under threat of a Turkish military operation that has already complicated the war in Syria. The clarification came after Kurdish representatives said after a meeting with Pres...

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Russian Federation tests new intercontinental ballistic missile

Russian Federation tests new intercontinental ballistic missile

The RS-28 Sarmat is created to replace the Soviet-era Voevoda ICBM, known by the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation designation SS-18 Satan. In his state-of-the-nation address in early March, Presid...

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Police search for older man missing from ferry to Vancouver from Victoria

Police search for older man missing from ferry to Vancouver from Victoria

The case has now been turned over to the Delta Police Force. The Joint Rescue Co-ordination Centre was called and launched a search of the ferry route and surrounding areas for any sign of the passe...

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Trump Warned Putin America Will Win Arms Race

Trump Warned Putin America Will Win Arms Race

The network also reported the Russian president's display of weaponry "really got under the president's skin". Thursday's report echoes another explosive threat made by the president after he twee...

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India, Pakistan agree to resolve issue of harassment of diplomats

India, Pakistan agree to resolve issue of harassment of diplomats

According to sources, the last incident of harassment reported by Pakistani diplomats was on March 22, when the deputy high commissioner's vehicle was "aggressively" tailed. "We have reached out throu...

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