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Louisiana budget bill gets Senate approval; funding still in question

Louisiana budget bill gets Senate approval; funding still in question

While the bill was not heavily discussed on the House floor Tuesday, more deliberation had occurred in House Administration of Criminal Justice Committee over potential litigation costs. "This is a ve...

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Iran's Rouhani slams some Arab states for "silence" over killings of Palestinians

Without a doubt, this year's Quds Day will be held more gloriously in Iran and other countries and the world will show the Zionist Regime and the White House leaders that they have chosen the wrong pa...

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Doug Ford will cancel some business grants

Doug Ford will cancel some business grants

Ford said - "instead of having to select winners and losers", he is going to lower business taxes for everyone. "It'd be an absolute financial disaster". The Tory leader says he would cut the provinc...

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Federation Internationale de Football Association bans Saudi referee for life over match-fixing bid

Federation Internationale de Football Association bans Saudi referee for life over match-fixing bid

Al Mirdasi was among the referees for last year's Confederations Cup in Russian Federation, where he oversaw the third-place match between Mexico and Portugal, having also officiated at the 2016 Olym...

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President Trump admits he repaid attorney Michael Cohen in financial form

President Trump admits he repaid attorney Michael Cohen in financial form

The exact figure specified in the financial disclosure is said to be between $100,000 and $250,000. Among his holdings, he took in $25 million from his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida. Cohen is required ...

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Photo of college graduate wearing AR-10 rifle goes viral

Photo of college graduate wearing AR-10 rifle goes viral

School policy prohibits anyone associated with the school to carry weapons, like teachers and students, but a school official tells us "After graduation, [Bennett] joined the ranks of our proud grad...

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NAFTA deal unlikely by May 17, says Mexico

NAFTA deal unlikely by May 17, says Mexico

However, ultimately no new deal was forthcoming and talks this week also look set to fall short of reaching a definitive outcome, which would allow the U.S. "It could be before the Mexican election ...

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USA: Gina Haspel's nomination for Central Intelligence Agency job is 'affront to human rights'

USA: Gina Haspel's nomination for Central Intelligence Agency job is 'affront to human rights'

The committee voted Wednesday in a closed session before a hearing on the intelligence community's assessment of 2017 Russian election meddling, in which former Director of National Intelligence Jam...

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Ruet-e-Hilal Committee to meet today for Ramazan moon-sighting

Ruet-e-Hilal Committee to meet today for Ramazan moon-sighting

Chairman of the committee Mufti Munib-ur-Rehman presided over the meeting. Reports here said that Central Ruehiyet-e-Hilal committee met to witness the moon in Islamabad . The moon was sighted in...

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`With Friends Like That:' EU's Tusk Blasts Trump's Europe Stance

`With Friends Like That:' EU's Tusk Blasts Trump's Europe Stance

The EU's 28 leaders are due to discuss two challenges that Trump has confronted them with: his decision to pull out of the Iran nuclear deal, and the USA threat to impose tariffs on metal imports. H...

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Trump Jr. says he doesn't recall much of meeting

Trump Jr. says he doesn't recall much of meeting

Special Counsel Robert Mueller has reportedly honed in on both the meeting and the varied explanations the Trump team has offered about it as he investigates possible collusion between the Trump cam...

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Nepal's Kami Rita Sherpa climbs Mt. Everest for 22nd time

Nepal's Kami Rita Sherpa climbs Mt. Everest for 22nd time

Most hopefuls are escorted by a Nepali guide, meaning about 700 climbers will tread the same path to the top of the 8,850-metre (29,035-foot) peak in the coming weeks. She lives most of the year in th...

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Exploding vape pen killed Florida man, autopsy confirms

Exploding vape pen killed Florida man, autopsy confirms

Tallmadge "Wake" D'Elia's official cause of death , which is the first e-cigarette fatality in the USA, was listed as "projectile wound of the head" and ruled accidental. In this case, the autopsy no...

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Florida teacher investigated after animals allegedly drowned in class

Florida teacher investigated after animals allegedly drowned in class

An agriculture teacher in Florida allegedly drowned two raccoons and an opossum with help from students, school officials and parents said. WMUR reported, the mother of the student recalled th...

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Police officer shoots, wounds armed suspect at IL school

Police officer shoots, wounds armed suspect at IL school

While all Dixon public school were put on lockdown earlier in the day, only Dixon High School remains on lockdown. The officer confronted the suspect, who exited the school and began running westbound...

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Total halts $2 billion gas project in Iran

Total halts $2 billion gas project in Iran

Total was the furthest advanced of its European oil major peers in a cautious feeling out of upstream opportunities in Iran since the easing of global sanctions at the start of 2016. Complete began th...

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Stock Growth in Focus For Clean Energy Fuels Corp. (NASDAQ:CLNE)

Stock Growth in Focus For Clean Energy Fuels Corp. (NASDAQ:CLNE)

If the answer is less than 1, it indicates that price of the stock is in losing momentum. Perhaps, that suggests something about why 12.13% of the outstanding share supply is held by institutional inv...

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Social media reacts to massive power breakdown across country

Social media reacts to massive power breakdown across country

A spokesperson to the Ato mic Energy Commission has stated that the tripping of lines from the Tarbela power plant caused all four Chashma Nuclear Power Plants to trip as well. Several operations were...

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Former student shot, 19, wounded after bringing gun to Dixon High

Former student shot, 19, wounded after bringing gun to Dixon High

The suspect fired at the officer, who shot back, injuring the gunman. The suspect was injured and has non-life threatening injuries. The suspect is in custody and is receiving medical treatment. Sauk ...

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Jobless numbers in NI falls to all-time low

Jobless numbers in NI falls to all-time low

It was one of the lowest unemployment rates of the United Kingdom regions and was below the European Union at 7.1% in February and the Republic of Ireland which stood at 6.1% in March. Ulster Bank chi...

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Kellogg pulls out of Venezuela as economic crisis intensifies ahead of elections

Kellogg pulls out of Venezuela as economic crisis intensifies ahead of elections

President Nicolas Maduro, who is standing for re-election, told a rally that he would hand control of the factory over to the workers. Kellogg's joins multinationals including Bridgestone, Kimberly-...

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MPs savage rotten state of Carillion

MPs savage rotten state of Carillion

Frank Field , chairman of the Work and Pensions Committee, said: 'A board of directors too busy stuffing their mouths with gold to show any concern for the welfare of their workforce or their pensione...

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OPCW Confirms Chemical Weapons Use in Syria's Douma, Chlorine Likely Culprit

OPCW Confirms Chemical Weapons Use in Syria's Douma, Chlorine Likely Culprit

Last month, Russian Federation held a press conference close to the OPCW headquarters in The Hague , at which it produced witnesses that claimed no chemical weapons attack had occurred, and that an...

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Senate panel poised to recommend Gina Haspel's confirmation

Senate panel poised to recommend Gina Haspel's confirmation

Gina Haspel is picking up Democratic support and is expected to get a nod on Wednesday from the Senate intelligence committee. The committee on Wednesday voted 10 to 5 to recommend Haspel to the fu...

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Italy M5S leader says govt deal would be 'bomb' for establishment

Italy M5S leader says govt deal would be 'bomb' for establishment

President Sergio Mattarella has demanded action after a third inconclusive round of coalition talks and warned party leaders to find an agreement, accept a "neutral government" or face new elections. ...

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Right to Die Law Killed by Judge

Right to Die Law Killed by Judge

A spokesman for Compassion & Choices, which describes itself as the nation's largest nonprofit organization dedicated to improving and expanding end-of-life options, said the decision was a blow to Ca...

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OIC to hold emergency meeting over Palestine in Istanbul

OIC to hold emergency meeting over Palestine in Istanbul

The US administration "unlawfully" opened its embassy in Jerusalem, said the OIC on Monday terming it a "clear violation" of global law and legitimacy and in clear contempt of worldwide community's po...

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East Coast main line to be brought back under public control

East Coast main line to be brought back under public control

Passenger and freight rail services in Britain were privatized in the 1990s when routes were grouped into franchises and operators bid to run services for a set number of years. It continues and will ...

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Quitting Al Ahly coach Hossam El Badry 'did the right thing'

Quitting Al Ahly coach Hossam El Badry 'did the right thing'

The eight-time African champions Al Ahly are now bottom of Group A with one point, while Esperance are top with four points and KCCA FC second on three points. ES Tunis moved to the top of Gro...

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Statoil to trot out new name

Statoil to trot out new name

Norway's state-controlled champion Statoil is set to approve a name change tomorrow, paving the way for a new life as Equinor starting Wednesday. Subject to the AGM's approval of the name change a...

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Pope warns bloodshed in Gaza hurts peace: 'War begets war'

Pope warns bloodshed in Gaza hurts peace: 'War begets war'

Thousands of Palestinians were injured on Monday, and local authorities say that at least 58 were killed by Israeli forces along the Gaza border. "I express my great pain for the deaths and injuries. ...

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Legislature interviews Underwood, others as potential successor to attorney general

Legislature interviews Underwood, others as potential successor to attorney general

U.S. Rep. Kathleen Rice , a Long Island Democrat who was considering running for attorney general, announced Tuesday that she'll instead seek a third term in Congress. But the legislature has the pow...

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Man killed in Danbury during severe storm

Man killed in Danbury during severe storm

Connecticut State Police also confirmed that someone in New Fairfield was killed after a tree landed on their auto. An 11-year-old lady in New York was killed when robust winds despatched a tree c...

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Massive Dust Storm, Strong Winds Hit Delhi NCR; Power Outage Reported

Massive Dust Storm, Strong Winds Hit Delhi NCR; Power Outage Reported

This was the second such storm to hit the national capital in the past four days. The police control room received at least 59 calls about fallen trees, five calls about fallen electricity poles and...

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Tamil Nadu Class 12 Result 2018 Today At Tnresults

Tamil Nadu Class 12 Result 2018 Today At Tnresults

While the pass percentage for girls was 94.5%, it was 89.3% for boys. Almost 8,98,763 students appeared in the HSC exams which were conducted from March 3 to April 6. Students can check all the info...

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White House may address violence around opening of US Embassy in Jerusalem

White House may address violence around opening of US Embassy in Jerusalem

He's also calling Monday "a great day for Israel and the United States". White House deputy press secretary Raj Shah is expected to hold a briefing at 2:00 p.m. As the protesters descended upon the ...

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Kings bowled out for 88 as RCB thrash KXIP by 10 wickets

Kings bowled out for 88 as RCB thrash KXIP by 10 wickets

After opening stand of 36 runs between openers KL Rahul and Chris Gayle, RCB bowlers completely dominated the match. Save his match-winning knock against Royal Challengers Bangalore here, Rohit ha...

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Article 35A: Center tells SC that Interlocutor discussing JK's 'special rights'

Article 35A: Center tells SC that Interlocutor discussing JK's 'special rights'

Article 35A of the Constitution, which avers special rights to the state as far as permanent residency and landholding in the state is concerned, seems to have come in the way of educational benefits ...

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Hillary Clinton warns Australia on Chinese 'influence peddling'

Hillary Clinton warns Australia on Chinese 'influence peddling'

Leigh Sales - arguably one of the most successful female journalists in Australia. I think we should take Hillary Clinton's alarmist remarks about China's takeover motives with a rock of salt - ...

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Pompeo seeking 'strong cooperation' with Europeans on Iran

Pompeo seeking 'strong cooperation' with Europeans on Iran

As such, with Rouhani back at the helm and looking for guarantees , Europe and Iran may be able to work out a strategy to keep the deal alive and offset American sanctions. Europe, he added, must...

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