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Carson-Newman responds to Graham death

The GREAT Billy Graham is dead. Gifford also continued to celebrate Graham's memory on Twitter. Mr Graham said Jewish "stranglehold has got to be broken or the country's going down the drain". It is the meeting he has been looking forward to for ...

Boko Haram Raid Leaves 94 Girls Missing and Parents Fearing Mass Abduction

One of the escaped girls told PREMIUM TIMES on Tuesday that she saw their attackers pushing some of her schoolmates in a truck and drove away with them. "It is only after the head-count that we will be able to say whether any girls were taken", he ...

High school students expected to confront lawmakers in Tallahassee on gun control

This is about you guys. "That one I could sort of watch, but then the next one they showed a body, someone's body on the ground in a puddle of blood", she said. Thousands of people have converged on Florida's Capitol to urge legislators to pass tough...

Los Angeles County authorities stop possible high school shooting plot

A few hours after Chavez raised the alarm, Los Angeles County sheriff's investigators found a cache of firearms , including two semiautomatic rifles, two handguns and 90 high-capacity magazines, at his home, reported the Los Angeles Times.

Melania Trump's parents are permanent United States residents, raising questions on 'chain migration'

Viktor and Amalija Knavs have obtained their green cards, though their attorney has declined to indicate how or when they did so, The Washington Post reported. The Knavses await a schedule for their swearing-in ceremony as legal permanent residents...

United Nations chief urges immediate halt to Ghouta fighting

The Syrian Foreign and Expatriates Ministry sent the letter to the United Nations chief and the Security Council chairman on Tuesday, hours after militant groups stationed in the Eastern Ghouta region targeted the capital and its countryside wi...

North Korea cancelled meeting with Mike Pence

But according to officials, North Korea cancelled at the last minute. We regret their failure to seize this opportunity. Pence had criticized Pyongyang's nuclear ambitions and announced the "toughest and most aggressive" sanctions against Pyon...

Off-duty Maryland police officer killed protecting woman in danger

Baker Hospital in Quesnel at around 11:30 Tuesday morning. Mujahid Ramzziddin, a 14-year veteran of their force, a husband and father of four children. "Please keep his family and our department in your prayers", the county's police department said ...

Palestinian Authority President No Longer Wants US To Lead Peace Efforts

In protest, Mr Abbas cancelled a meeting with Vice President Mike Pence scheduled shortly after the announcement. The Palestinians hope that greater worldwide involvement in the peace process will serve to counter what they see as a U.S. Haleys's r...

Cheryl 'not bothered' by speculation about her relationship with Liam Payne

She actually touched on the rumours recently in an television interview, though it's impossible to tell what's really going on. The insider claimed their relationship is "strained", as the former One Direction star is spending nights away from ho...

2 students arrested in connection with threats directed at Carmel High School

He was arrested on Thursday, after two days of investigations. It was the third deadliest school shooting in United States history. Law enforcement must also make a commitment to fully investigate every threat and follow up on every lead. "During the...

Delhi Chief Secy meets Rajnath Singh

Delhi chief secretary Anshu Prakash today alleged that Aam Aadmi Party ( AAP ) legislators physically assaulted him at chief minister Arvind Kejriwal's residence yesterday, reported Times Now . The chief minister's office, however, has dismisse...

South Korea-US to announce military drills plan by April

Asked when the two countries will hold their postponed military exercises, Song Young-moo told parliament he and his counterpart, Jim Mattis, would make an announcement after the Winter Paralympics end on March 18 and before the start of April.

Mueller charges Alex van der Zwaan, son-in-law of Russian oligarch, with lying

He is expected to enter in a guilty plea since he was charged with a criminal information. He allegedly lied to investigators about his last communications with Richard Gates , who was indicted in October with ex-Trump campaign chairman Paul ...

Supreme Court won't hear challenge to California's waiting period for gun purchases

It was challenged by two gun owners as unconstitutional, particularly for individuals who already own a gun and have a concealed-carry license. Justice Clarence Thomas asserted the Second Amendment is "a disfavored right" in the U.S. The NRA conser...

David Davis sets a low bar for Brexit with "Mad Max" reference

Brexit secretary David Davis will tell a business audience in Vienna that Britain and the European Union should seek mutual recognition of regulations rather than full convergence. Fox will tell business leaders at the EEF conference that there wil...

Seventh-grader shoots himself at OH school, condition unknown

Jackson Local School posted on Facebook that he "suffered and apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound". It's unclear at this time whether the shooting was accidental or intentional. An alert message was sent out to parents by Superintendent Chris DiL...

'Dozens' of Russian nationals hurt in United States attack in eastern Syria: ministry

Afghan war will cost B in 2018 United States expands air campaign to northern Afghanistan Mattis defends plans for new nuclear capabilities MORE said " don't ask " him who directed the attack, but cast doubt on the idea that the mercenaries were ...

Aussie MP's Dirty Harry-style post backfires

Speaking to 3AW Radio Monday, Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said the picture was " very inappropriate ". "He [Mr Christensen] took it down after he was spoken to about it". As police investigated the image, Greens senator Sarah H...

Qatar Open: Petra Kvitova beats Garbine Muguruza to win title

The 27-year-old Czech, a two-time Wimbledon champion, needed another three-setter to beat the fourth-seeded Spaniard 3-6, 6-3, 6-4. "It's a very special feeling to be back", said Kvitova. With a bandaged left knee, she held her serve in the ninth g...

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Polls open in Kentucky primary

Are schools open on Election Day? Now that the primary is over, Stankiewicz said he's gotten numerous complaints about how the election was run, including some from elected offi...

Farm Bill fails in House of Representatives

Rep. Alcee Hastings (D-Fla.) responded, "Some of the best mothers in the world are poor mothers and some of the worst mothers in the world are rich mothers". I have a clear bias to...

Trump to press South Korea's Moon before summit with North

Last week , Trump said Xi "could be influencing" Kim to take a harder line with the USA after North Korea threatened to walk away from the summit. "We believe there is a 99.9 pe...

Syria war: Army takes full control of Damascus after ousting IS

Syrian government forces have regained full control of the Yarmouk Palestinian refugee in southern Damascus , the Al-Masdar news outlet reported on Monday. ISIS had controlle...

Haspel: CIA 'a National Treasure,' Will 'Forge Ahead with Determination'

President Donald Trump made a rare visit to CIA headquarters on Monday to deliver remarks at incoming director Gina Haspel's swearing-in ceremony and expressed his optimism for...

American Idol finalists prepare for star-studded finale

Series host Ryan Seacrest was pleased with the way the inaugural season of the ABC series turned out, but revealed he would change one large aspect of the show. Did American ge...

Cougar kills 1 mountain biker, injures 2nd near Seattle

Alan Myers of the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife. SJ Brooks, 32, was killed and Isaac Sederbaum, 31, was seriously injured by the mountain lion on Sunday. According t...

Road tripped: Celtics' Game 3 loss another playoff pothole

LeBron James scored 44 points on 17-of-28 shooting to lead the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 111-102 victory over the visiting Boston Celtics to even the Eastern Conference finals ...

Trump attacks ex-CIA chief over 'hit job' Russian Federation probe

Rep. Devin Nunes, an ardent Trump supporter and head of the House intelligence committee, has been demanding information on an FBI source in the Russian Federation investigation. ...

Video shows lava spewing from Kilauea volcano

Hawaii residents dealing with Kilauea's volcanic eruption faced a potentially deadly new challenge on Sunday as lava that reached the Pacific Ocean threatened to send up laze , a ...

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Sen. Bernie Sanders Says He's Running For Re-Election

Sen. Bernie Sanders Says He's Running For Re-Election

According to the campaign, Sanders' name will appear on the Democratic primary ballot. He says he's very proud to have represented Vermont for two terms in the U.S. In the past...

Win Awesome Solo: A Star Wars Story Merch!

Win Awesome Solo: A Star Wars Story Merch!

I didn't think that was that weird. "How can you not be pansexual in space?" he said. "There's a fluidity to Donald and Billy Dee's [portrayal of Lando's] sexuality". "And, to ...

Trump tightens Venezuela financial sanctions after 'sham' vote

Trump tightens Venezuela financial sanctions after 'sham' vote

Meanwhile, a number of countries said they would not recognize the election results. The United States and the European Union have also expressed concern. Mr. Maduro attributes t...

Kentucky Derby victor Justify captures Preakness

Kentucky Derby victor Justify captures Preakness

Coming off an impressive victory in the Kentucky Derby , Justify is the 1-2 morning-line favorite for Saturday's second race in a field of eight horses. Baffert has never lost t...

US Warns Of Sanctions Risk To Germany-Russia Gas Pipeline

US Warns Of Sanctions Risk To Germany-Russia Gas Pipeline

A consortium of western companies and Russia's Gazprom said this week it was starting preparatory work off Germany's Baltic coast. "Does he agree that there appears to be no ...

EU TO Defend Firms Against US Iran Sanctions - Macron

EU TO Defend Firms Against US Iran Sanctions - Macron

The European Union and Iran have launched a vigorous campaign to safeguard the 2015 nuclear deal that the USA has recently ditched by trying to keep Iran's oil and investment flow...

Soldier killed in Pak firing along IB in Jammu

Soldier killed in Pak firing along IB in Jammu

The slain officer was identified as a 28-year-old constable Sitaram Upadhyaya of 192 Battalion. In total, six persons, including a BSF officer, were injured in the firing. On Tue...

China, Signaling Thaw With US Over Trade, Approves Toshiba Microchip Deal

China, Signaling Thaw With US Over Trade, Approves Toshiba Microchip Deal

In addition, Toshiba will retain a 40 per cent stake and, together with technology firm Hoya, will ensure that Japanese companies retain a controlling stake of just over 50 per cen...

Christine and Frank Lampard expecting their first baby

Christine and Frank Lampard expecting their first baby

I'm actually 21 weeks, about four and a bit months. Frank posted a picture on Instagram with Christine, his two daughters and dog with the caption: We have some exciting news we ...