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Seven reported killed as India's Dalits lead protests against court ruling

Seven reported killed as India's Dalits lead protests against court ruling

He said the situation was tense but the police did not resort to firing. Transport, mobile and internet services were hit in many states with over 100 trains getting affected due to protests, even a...

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Witnesses Outraged after Sacramento Sheriff's Deputy Hits Protester with Patrol Car

Witnesses Outraged after Sacramento Sheriff's Deputy Hits Protester with Patrol Car

What we know about the Sacramento police shootingThe night's protests followed an event earlier in the day organized by retired National Basketball Association player Matt Barnes, who urged both sid...

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Tiangong-1 burns up over S. Pacific

Tiangong-1 burns up over S. Pacific

The manned space office said the main structure will burn up from the heat and friction. Space officials had warned that knowing the exact location of the re-entry would not be possible until shortl...

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London murder rate overtakes NY for first time in history

London murder rate overtakes NY for first time in history

London and NY have almost the exact same population. Now local pols are even looking to New York's Finest for crime-fighting inspiration. But in March, London had 22 murders, slightly more than the ...

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Trump rolls back Obama-era fuel efficiency rules

Trump rolls back Obama-era fuel efficiency rules

At the heart of the matter is whether California-and 13 states that follow its lead-can set tougher vehicle emissions standards than the national requirements. Pruitt hinted Monday that California w...

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Lok Sabha convenes, Opposition aim to bring in no-confidence motion

Lok Sabha convenes, Opposition aim to bring in no-confidence motion

Amid din, Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar squarely blamed the principal opposition Congress for the ruckus in the House and said the government is "keenly waiting" for the debate on No Con...

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Arrest made in Elmont hit-and- run that sent officer to hospital

Arrest made in Elmont hit-and- run that sent officer to hospital

On Saturday Waitemata District Commander Superintendent Tusha Penny explained how the shooting unfolded. Thomas didn't comply with orders, a Taser was used to disarm him and a fight ensued, police s...

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Murder suspect dies in chase, gun battle with police in Tampa

Murder suspect dies in chase, gun battle with police in Tampa

Saturday at Markham's apartment. For the next several minutes the man fled from Tampa police and Florida Highway Patrol troopers on I-275 and several Tampa streets. The shooting took place at the ...

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Burning space station 'Tiangong-1' to hit Earth in next 12 hours

Burning space station 'Tiangong-1' to hit Earth in next 12 hours

The station may have landed north-west of Tahiti, Jonathan McDowell , an astronomer at the Harvard-Smithsonian Centre for Astrophysics, said on Twitter . In 1979, the National Aeronautics and Space ...

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Tiangong-1 should strike Earth by early Monday, space officials say

Tiangong-1 should strike Earth by early Monday, space officials say

While China always meant to let Tiangong-1 enter the atmosphere, the space authority extended the station's mission several times. The 8.5-ton and 10m Tiangong-1 space laboratory, which means " He...

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Parts of West Virginia under winter storm warning

Parts of West Virginia under winter storm warning

Total snow accumulations of 4 to 8 inches are expected.* WHERE.In Maryland, Extreme Western Allegany. WAND meteorologist J.C. Fultz said C-U already had 2 inches as of 6 p.m. The calendar might say ...

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Malaysia approves anti-fake news bill ahead of elections

Malaysia approves anti-fake news bill ahead of elections

The bill originally proposed a 10-year jail term and a fine of up to $128,000 for offenders, but the government later reduced the maximum prison sentence to 6 years. Regulators from the Philippines ha...

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Philippines begins vote recount for VP

Philippines begins vote recount for VP

At the start of the VP recount at the Suprem Court, Marcos said he was surprised to find five ballot boxes from Robredo's home province of Camarines Sur were soaked in water. The wet ballots, accordin...

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NextEra Energy, Inc. (NEE)- Stocks Shining Bright on Wall Street

NextEra Energy, Inc. (NEE)- Stocks Shining Bright on Wall Street

Among 37 analysts covering FedEx ( NYSE:FDX ), 26 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 10 Hold. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Monday, April 3 by BMO Capital Markets. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on...

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Supreme Court rejects appeal from Middle East attack victims

Supreme Court rejects appeal from Middle East attack victims

On Friday a Baton Rouge, Louisiana police officer was sacked but not otherwise punished for the 2016 shooting of Alton Sterling, a 37-year-old black man. The court upheld a NY appeals court ruling tha...

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China Stresses Capacity to Counter US Protectionism

China Stresses Capacity to Counter US Protectionism

Tariffs would cause an annual economic loss to the United States of between $1.7 billion and $3.3 billion, according to a study conducted by Purdue University on behalf of the US soybean Export Counc...

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Democratic Rep. Elizabeth Esty won't seek re-election amid criticism over staffer's dismissal

Democratic Rep. Elizabeth Esty won't seek re-election amid criticism over staffer's dismissal

An open-seat election in this district isn't a lock for Democrats , but Esty insisted on running again the party might have seriously anxious about holding the seat even in a year that's shaping up t...

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Hundreds of schools closed as teachers rally in Oklahoma, Kentucky

Hundreds of schools closed as teachers rally in Oklahoma, Kentucky

Several schools in Kentucky were forced to close Friday as teachers left classrooms to head to the statehouse to protest school pension reform. And there's no end to the walkout in sight. OEA pr...

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Police to release name of shooting victim after funeral

Police to release name of shooting victim after funeral

A Crete man faces several charges after allegedly hitting several vehicles, before his vehicle was struck by a police cruiser, as the man fled from a party early Sunday in Kearney. "And as he pushed t...

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Russia's Foreign Ministry Summons Western Ambassadors Over Ex-spy Poisoning Dispute

Russia's Foreign Ministry Summons Western Ambassadors Over Ex-spy Poisoning Dispute

The Russian foreign ministry also gave Britain a month to cut its number of diplomatic staff in Russia to the same number as Russia has in Britain . A Foreign Office statement released Friday s...

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DMK calls bandh over Cauvery on April 5

DMK calls bandh over Cauvery on April 5

Tamil Nadu had sought contempt action against the Centre for "failure" to frame the scheme for constitution of the Cauvery Management Board and the Cauvery Water Regulation Committee within six we...

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Nurse Fired After Writing That Stephon Clark 'Deserved' To Be Fatally Shot

Nurse Fired After Writing That Stephon Clark 'Deserved' To Be Fatally Shot

A highway patrol officer told The New York Times that it was investigating a collision that occurred that night on the corner where the protest took place. Linthicum's controversial comment was ...

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Democrats raise ethics questions about Trump defense fund

Democrats raise ethics questions about Trump defense fund

Trump is now calling on Congress to invoke the "nuclear option", which would allow the Senate to pass immigration legislation with 50 votes, instead of the 60 votes that are needed today. "Act now C...

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There's a looooong history behind today's teacher walkout in Oklahoma

There's a looooong history behind today's teacher walkout in Oklahoma

Even students are out at the Capitol, speaking with lawmakers about increasing funding for their classrooms. Furious over the changes, educators called out of work sick or requested substitutes in p...

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Man shot by Sarasota officer after showing weapon

Man shot by Sarasota officer after showing weapon

During their patrols, the officers encountered a man riding a bicycle. Police say when the officers attempted to speak with him, the man reached into his wasteband and pulled out a gun. Both officer...

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Israel cancels plan to deport migrants

Israel cancels plan to deport migrants

Netanyahu's office said the "unprecedented understandings" would be implemented in three stages over five years, with much of those remaining in Israel integrated and granted official status. Israel...

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Chinese Satellite Tiangong-1 Falls In Pacific Oceon

Chinese Satellite Tiangong-1 Falls In Pacific Oceon

Tiangong-1's descent had been closely monitored for weeks, with the European Space Agency taking a lead role. Because today is April Fools' Day, social-media users had to be especially on guard ag...

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Parkland Student David Hogg to Laura Ingraham: Where's LeBron James' Apology?

Parkland Student David Hogg to Laura Ingraham: Where's LeBron James' Apology?

When asked if Hogg would accept Ingraham's invitation back onto his show to have a "productive discussion", Hogg stated that he would only consider it if she "apologizes to all the people she has hurt...

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Monday Afternoon: Clouds, sun and warm with changes looming

Monday Afternoon: Clouds, sun and warm with changes looming

Today will remain mostly overcast although the clouds may thin enough to let a few peeks of sunshine through. Above are the forecast high temperatures for the next 5 days. Tonight: There will be ...

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Egypt Election: Liverpool soccer star emerges as top challenger to Sisi

Egypt Election: Liverpool soccer star emerges as top challenger to Sisi

During voting last week, the U.S. embassy in Cairo said on Twitter it was "impressed by the enthusiasm and patriotism of Egyptian voters". For Sisi the focus was on turnout, since he faced no credib...

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Bharat bandh: Protests turn violent at various parts in North India

Bharat bandh: Protests turn violent at various parts in North India

Gwalior bench of high court has summoned the district collector following worsening law and order situation. Protesters stopped trains in Jaipur. Trains were prevented from entering or leaving the...

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Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, anti-apartheid campaigner and Nelson Mandela's widow, dies

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, anti-apartheid campaigner and Nelson Mandela's widow, dies

In 1992, the Mandelas separated, and then divorced in 1996, after a legal wrangle that revealed she had had an affair with a young bodyguard. A spokesman for the family said she died after a long il...

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Kellyanne Conway denies claim she is White House's 'number-one leaker'

Kellyanne Conway denies claim she is White House's 'number-one leaker'

At one point, Kessler said Conway forgot she was on the record with a reporter while bashing Priebus. "Leakers get great press, and one day I will have my say". The author believes that Ivanka Trum...

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Howard University Students Occupy Building Demanding Police Disarm

Howard University Students Occupy Building Demanding Police Disarm

While both sides have acknowledged some degree of progress in the discussions, protesters have vowed to continue their occupation of the administration building until their demands are met. The public...

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South African activist Winne Mandela dies at age 81

Family spokesman‚ Victor Dlamini‚ said on Monday afternoon: "It is with profound sadness that we inform the public that Mrs Winnie Madikizela-Mandela passed away at the Netcare Milpark Hospital‚ Johan...

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Troops Kill Four Boko Haram Terrorists In Ambush

Troops Kill Four Boko Haram Terrorists In Ambush

Maiduguri residents reported hearing at least five explosions and sounds of gunfire coming from the Cashew Plantation area. Sunday's attack was the biggest since the Nigerian government revealed tha...

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U.S. urges Japan to open beef, auto markets further

U.S. urges Japan to open beef, auto markets further

During a meeting of government officials and ruling camp lawmakers on Monday, Abe said he will visit Florida from April 17th to the 20th and during his stay will hold a two-day summit with Trump. The ...

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USA ambassador slams Abbas, eyes replacement as future peace partner

USA ambassador slams Abbas, eyes replacement as future peace partner

Abbas cut ties with Friedman and U.S. peace negotiators in December, when President Donald Trump recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital and said he would move the U.S. It was unclear whether Friedma...

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Deadly SUV cliff crash that killed 8 may have been intentional

Deadly SUV cliff crash that killed 8 may have been intentional

A CHP spokesman said during a conference call with reporters that the SUV's on-board computer indicated that the vehicle stopped and then accelerated over the cliff, a distance of about 70 feet. In th...

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Firefighters searching for boy who fell into drainage pipe

Firefighters searching for boy who fell into drainage pipe

The Los Angeles Fire Department did not respond to Newsweek's request for further comment in time for publication. The search began at 5254 W. Zoo Dr., she said. Multiple search helicopters were ove...

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