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First lady to announce initiatives on children's well-being

Since her husband's inauguration, Melania has had to endure reports that she never wanted to be first lady , as well as revelations about her husband's alleged affairs and payoffs to other women. "I am well aware that people are skeptical of me ...

Hall County shooter 'idolized' Parkland shooting suspect

A handwritten note idolizing and proclaiming inspiration from Cruz had been found in Harbour's home on Saturday morning, Hall County Sheriff Gerald Couch said. Discovered inside Harbour's automobile have been three 9mm pistols, a 12-gauge shotgun, a ...

Sunrisers Hyderabad defeated Delhi Daredevils by 7 wickets

However, his wicket seemed to give Sunrisers the window to get back in the game and they wrested the momentum back from Delhi. The fizzing legbreaks have been few and far between, but it was one of these that accounted for the well-set Prithvi Shaw...

Iran Deal Decision Affecting Oil Prices

Iran resumed its role as a major oil exporter in January 2016 when global sanctions against Tehran were lifted in return for curbs on Iran's nuclear programme. Iran might resort to its old strategy of "selling oil as if it were Iraqi oil, bui...

Lebanon Holds First Parliamentary Election In Nearly 10 Years

The law allows expats to vote for the first time. Khashouq, from the city of Zahle within the nation's Bekaa Valley, stated he was not voting within the elections after feeling his vote was wasted in 2009, the final time elections have been held.

Bump: Did Stormy money aid campaign?

Cohen was dismayed to hear Trump marginalize his role during an interview last week with " Fox & Friends" and interpreted a recent negative National Enquirer cover story as a warning shot from a publication that has always been cozy with Trump,...

Ex-coal baron takes swipe at "China people" in political ad

Joe Manchin, but his ad disparages Kentucky GOP Sen. McConnell is married to Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao, who is from Taiwan and whose family owns a shipping company. The statement referred to McConnell as "Cocaine Mitch", though the allegat...

Turkey's Erdogan says will carry out new military operations after Syria offensives

The Turkish head of state last month announced snap presidential and parliamentary elections on June 24 to the surprise of Turkish politics observers. "Turkey will be a global power, a leading force". Turkey has branded the YPG a terrorist group li...

House chaplain seeks to withdraw resignation

However Democrats are urgent forward with their calls for for an investigation into Conroy's complaints about how he is been handled. "I have accepted Father Conroy's letter and decided that he will remain in his position as chaplain of the House",...

Pak Interior Minister injured in assassination attempt

Pakistan interior minister Ahsan Iqbal, 59, was injured after a gunman shot at him at a meeting in his home constituency of Narowal district in Punjab province on Sunday. Punjab Assembly lawmaker Rana Manan said Iqbal was about to sit in his vehicl...

Ex-Pak Army officer denies Imran Khan's claim of helping Nawaz Sharif

Former Pakistan military ruler Pervez Musharraf that if Pakistan People's Party (PPP) founder Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto was alive, he would have never allowed his daughter Benazir Bhutto's marriage with Asif Ali Zardari. "Make a promise that the next 7...

Storms Possible Sunday Night

Friday night: Mostly cloudy then gradually becoming clear with a low around 55. This week there are several opportunities to see rain and storms. Thursday is forecast to be sunny with a high in the mid- to upper 70s. The temperature will make ...

Punjab beat RR by six wickets

He was dismissed in the following over when he miscued a knuckle ball from Stoinis and the skier was pouched by KL Rahul . Team Mumbai had to play 19 overs in the match to take the victory. The right-handed batsman continued his assault as he br...

Bomb Blast Inside Mosque Kills At Least 14 In Eastern Afghanistan

In a separate development, seven people were killed in an explosion when their vehicle ran over a roadside bomb in the northern province of Faryab early on Sunday morning, said Mohammad Karim Yuresh, the provincial police spokesman. Afghan security f...

Gina Haspel Sought to Withdraw Nomination Over Torture Role

In a meeting with White House officials on Friday, Haspel reportedly said she would give up the bid if it would avoid a damaging Senate hearing on Wednesday morning. The senior White House aide also accused Democrats of hypocrisy over their opposit...

Three militants killed in Chattabal Srinagar gunfight Last Updated on : 5 May,2018

The area is some distance away from Chattabal where three militants were killed in an ongoing gunfight with security forces today. Police has registered a case and started proceedings after initially denying that the youth Adil was hit by police ve...

Pledge to denuclearise not due to US-led sanctions: Pyongyang

Impoverished North Korea has been hit by a series of United Nations and USA sanctions in recent years in a bid to rein in its nuclear and missile programs. South Korea's Yonhap news agency said the strategic assets could be referring to the eight...

Lava Eruptions Destroy At Least 5 Homes, Wreak Havoc In Hawaii

More than 1,700 residents have evacuated from the communities of Leilani Estates and Lanipuna Gardens and are coping with the fact that they may not be able to return home for a while. "She's 88 years old", he told CNN affiliate KHON . Clapper went...

US Navy reactivates 2nd Fleet to patrol Atlantic as Russia tensions grow

It is important to stress that The 2nd Fleet command now exists only on paper, but according to USNI News, a publication of the US Naval Institute , the command will open for business on July 1 with 11 officers and four enlisted personnel.

China enter table tennis team worlds final, survive tough semi

I am certain that our Korean colleagues will do an wonderful job at hosting a spectacular World Championships that will inspire millions across the world to play and enjoy table tennis . Suh Hyo-won of South Korea and Kim Nam-hae of North Korea ...

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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 ...