Saturday April 21-st, 2018

Worms Removed From Oregon Woman's Eye Worms Removed From Oregon Woman's Eye

Beckley was infested with an eye worm species called Thelazia gulosa . "Previously, it was thought that there were only two different species of these ( Thelazia ) eye worms that infected humans worldwide". Expert Richard Bradbury said: "Cases of e...

Israel military court trial closed for Palestinian protester Israel military court trial closed for Palestinian protester

The presiding judge in the military court ordered the court cleared of journalists and diplomats saying that an open trial would not be in the interest of the 17-year-old defendant, who is being tried as a minor. Israeli forces rounded up 29 Palesti...

City airport shut after World War II bomb find City airport shut after World War II bomb find

The Royal Navy is taking precautionary steps to ensure that the bomb is "as safe as possible" before they attempt to remove it from the River Thames and tow it away. The unexploded ordnance is being dealt with by specialist police officers workin...

NASA breaks record for pictures taken farthest from Earth NASA breaks record for pictures taken farthest from Earth

As Ben Guarino reports for The Washington Post , the New Horizons spacecraft has set a new record, taking an image of objects in the Kuiper Belt while 3.79 billion miles from home. " Pale Blue Dot ", which shows the Earth as a point of light i...

Israel must be very careful - Trump warns Israel must be very careful - Trump warns

Abbas rejected the traditional USA role after President Donald Trump recognized contested Jerusalem as Israel's capital in December. Top Palestinian officials condemned the move, saying it disqualified the USA from playing the role of arbiter...

British Defence Secretary warns Australia to remain vigilant to China intent British Defence Secretary warns Australia to remain vigilant to China intent

Freedom of navigation in South China Sea is not a problem. China proposed the names for the features in 2015 and 2017, he said. First, the extent of current progress being made should not be overstated. In July 2016, the Philippines won an arbitr...

25 distressed OFWs from Kuwait back home 25 distressed OFWs from Kuwait back home

Roque Jr. said in news briefing on Tuesday. "Kuwait, under global law, has a legal obligation to provide legal redress for the victims, Filipino victims of these horrendous crimes in Kuwait", Roque said during a Palace press briefing. As many as 10,0...

Combined Korean team ready to shed politics in Olympic debut Combined Korean team ready to shed politics in Olympic debut

In a sign of warming ties, the opening of the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics saw a grinning South Korean President Moon Jae In shaking hands with smiling North Korean "princess" Kim Yo Jong , as athletes from both countries marched together un...

Trump's budget targets water cleanup programs Trump's budget targets water cleanup programs

His administration says state, local, and tribal governments should be responsible for regional water cleanups. It's the administration's second attempt to curtail federal spending on the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative - last year, the presid...

BJP will form next government in Tripura: Amit Shah BJP will form next government in Tripura: Amit Shah

The voting for the 60 member assembly will be held on 18th of this month and counting will take place on 3rd March. Shah said the government's inefficiency forced the state to remain backward. "The government of "Lal Bhai" and its cadres have loote...

Outside the Nest: Rebuilding Iraq Outside the Nest: Rebuilding Iraq

Kuwait has opened a week of conferences seeking aid for rebuilding Iraq after the onslaught of the Islamic State group. The three-day meeting brings together several economic powers as well as regional and global organizations. Around 138,000 housin...

Saudi Arabia Pledges $1.5 Billion to Help Rebuild Iraq Saudi Arabia Pledges $1.5 Billion to Help Rebuild Iraq

Arabian Gulf countries and institutions have pledged nearly 10 per cent of the estimated $88 billion needed to rebuild Iraq after the country's gruelling three-year war with ISIL. The aim is to attract and absorb private sector foreign investors. O...

Immigration Debate Set to Begin in Senate Immigration Debate Set to Begin in Senate

Senate Republicans on Monday night declared they would only allow immigration to be on the Senate floor for one week - pressuring Democrats to show their hand as the Senate inched closer to opening its debate. Garaufis, however, said the government...

NY bomber Ahmad Khan Rahimi sentenced to life in prison NY bomber Ahmad Khan Rahimi sentenced to life in prison

He became a naturalized USA citizen in 2011. "I've learned to understand why there's such frustration between the Muslim community overseas and the American people", Rahimi said, attributing this understanding to "life experience". Rahimi, 30, who ...

Iran is playing with fire in Syria Iran is playing with fire in Syria

However, the shooting down of the Israeli jet is not an ordinary incident. If the downing of a jet will cause Israel to exercise more restraint, Russian Federation will welcome it and the Syrian government will claim it as a victory. If Tehran ...

SNAP program would be replaced with meal kits, according to Trump proposal SNAP program would be replaced with meal kits, according to Trump proposal

The president's plan would replace about half of every household's SNAP benefits with a home delivered food box. As part of the new 2019 budget proposal , recipients would be entered into the new " America's Harvest Box " programme and will ...

Chicago police superintendent addresses media, officer name released Chicago police superintendent addresses media, officer name released

He says that Superintendent Eddie Johnson is on his way to the Thompson Center. Officers Anthony Morelli, 54, and Eric Joering, 39, were shot and killed by a man, police say, shouldn't have been able to have a gun due to felony convictions.

Does Michelle Obama's Official Portrait Gown Have a Hidden Meaning? Does Michelle Obama's Official Portrait Gown Have a Hidden Meaning?

Wiley, who has described his own visual style as "bombastic, syrupy, and garish", is celebrated in the contemporary art world for his large-scale portraits of black and brown men and women striking heroic poses modeled on those of aristocrats in ...

Russian Military Contractors Killed in US-Led Attack in Syria Russian Military Contractors Killed in US-Led Attack in Syria

Russian Federation does not rule out that the United States intends to stay in Syria for a long time , "if not forever", he went on. If officially confirmed, they would represent the first direct clash between Russian and USA forces in the cha...

Second Federal Justice Obstructs Trump Revoking DACA Second Federal Justice Obstructs Trump Revoking DACA

That program granted the right to work and stay in the US without fear of deportation to about 700,000 young immigrants. Created by the Obama administration through executive action in 2012, DACA now protects almost 700,000 Dreamers from deportation....

3 people killed after helicopter crashes in Grand Canyon, investigators say 3 people killed after helicopter crashes in Grand Canyon, investigators say

A witness said he saw flames and black smoke spewing from the crash site, heard explosions and saw victims who were bleeding and badly burned. The condition of the four other passengers was unknown. The FAA and the National Transportation Safety Bo...

West Ham vs. Watford live stream West Ham vs. Watford live stream

All teams need their best players. Fans were disappointed with a lack of incoming players at the London Stadium on deadline day, with striker Jordan Hugill's arrival from Preston the only first-team acquisition. However, their only home league ...

Kvitova sends Czechs into Fed Cup semis; USA prevail Kvitova sends Czechs into Fed Cup semis; USA prevail

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) Venus Williams used her 1,000th career singles match to get the United States off to a strong start in its Fed Cup title defense. After not surrendering a break-point opportunity in the first set, Williams was broken by Rus t...

USA gov't shuts down at midnight after Senate recess USA gov't shuts down at midnight after Senate recess

A majority of Republicans and enough Democrats did, sending the bill sailing through in the wee hours of Friday morning after a spell of drama - and a brief shutdown of the federal government . The White House's current proposal - one that wou...

Trump Decries Abuse Allegations Against Trump Decries Abuse Allegations Against "Falsely Accused" Staffers

A second White House official has resigned amid accusations of domestic violence. President Donald Trump on Saturday tweeted that "lives are being shattered and destroyed" by "mere" allegations , and lamented what he framed as a lack of due pr...

South Korea's Moon hosts North Korean talks as Pence keeps up pressure South Korea's Moon hosts North Korean talks as Pence keeps up pressure

A North Korean art troupe put on a concert in Seoul on Sunday to celebrate the ongoing Pyeongchang Winter Olympics , with President Moon Jae In and the North's high-ranking delegation, including its leader Kim Jong Un's sister, in attendance...

More than 120 aid workers accused of sexual assault More than 120 aid workers accused of sexual assault

Britain will cut off aid funding from any organisation that does not comply with a new review into charities work overseas, the country's aid minister has said. The charity chose to allow Mr Van Hauwermeiren to step down from his position and crucial...

AIMPLB expels cleric for suggesting Babri Masjid be shifted AIMPLB expels cleric for suggesting Babri Masjid be shifted

The dispute before the court was whether the 2.7 acres of disputed land on which the Babri Masjid stood before it was demolished on December 6, 1992, belongs to the Sunni Central Waqf Board or to the Akhil Bharat Hindu Mahasabha. "By demolitioning ...

Cnn, da sorella Kim possibile invito Moon a Pyongyang Cnn, da sorella Kim possibile invito Moon a Pyongyang

Ecco il momento del suo arrivo al'aereoporto di Incheon, vicino a Seoul, per partecipare alla cerimonia di apertura dei Giochi. Decisivo, in tal senso, è stato il pranzo avvenuto tra il presidente Moon Jae-in, alcuni dirigenti nordcoreani e la sore...

Canada wins its first two medals at PyeongChang Olympics Canada wins its first two medals at PyeongChang Olympics

McMorris had a score of 85.2 in his second of three runs, but fell on his third allowing American Red Gerard to win with a score of 87.16. Canada has won nine medals in the history of the Olympic Winter Games in men's snowboarding, but it is the firs...

Passenger plane with 71 on board crashes in Moscow Passenger plane with 71 on board crashes in Moscow

The last large-scale crash in Russia occurred on December 25, 2016, when a Tu-154 operated by the Russian Defense Ministry on its way to Syria crashed into the Black Sea minutes after takeoff from Sochi. The domestic plane was being operated by Sarat...

Coalition: 100 killed in major clash with pro-regime forces Coalition: 100 killed in major clash with pro-regime forces

Almost 500 Syrian pro-government fighters supported by tanks, artillery and mortars attacked the UDF headquarters, where there were U.S. military advisors. A USA official told the news outlet that it was unclear yet whether Russian operators in the...

English Premier League (Week 27) English Premier League (Week 27)

Kenedy is expected to play on the left and Matt Ritchie could make way for Christian Atsu on the right. "It depends on the tactical system the team plays". "Could he work in my direction?" Newcastle have been creating chances, it's just that t...

Inside Ramaphosa's secret talks with Zuma Inside Ramaphosa's secret talks with Zuma

Ramaphosa apparently settled on Sisulu as deputy president after exploring the possibility of naming Science and Technology Minister Naledi Pandor to the post. Ramaphosa urged ANC members to capitalize on the momentum the party gained since his elect...

Pittsburgh Steelers add Karl Dunbar, Tom Bradley as assistants Pittsburgh Steelers add Karl Dunbar, Tom Bradley as assistants

Hopefully I can bring that to the team. Just to be back and the nostalgia of Pittsburgh , the mystic of Pittsburgh , the workman's mentality. For Alabama, it means more change among the coaching staff. Dunbar has been with Alabama since 2016. ...

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