Tuesday April 24-th, 2018

Venezuela presidential election postponed to May Venezuela presidential election postponed to May

President Nicolas Maduro , who officially reigsitred Tuesday his candidacy for the April 22 presidential elections , announced new social programs next month to relief the Venezuelan people, including the "Humanized Delivery" health program, the de...

Photos of Burmese python swallowing 35 pound deer released by officials Photos of Burmese python swallowing 35 pound deer released by officials

According to the National Park Service, more than 2,000 Burmese pythons have been removed from state parks in Florida since 2002. Now that the Burmese python is threatening the deer population, they could upset the ecosystem even further.

Korea hinting at willingness for negotiation talks Korea hinting at willingness for negotiation talks

Kang was addressing the UN Human Rights Council a day after the Olympic Winter Games closed in her country. Kim Yong Chol, vice chairman of the Workers' Party Central Committee who visited South Korea for the Pyeongchang Olympics, held talks wi...

Pakistan's ruling party wins majority seats in Senate Pakistan's ruling party wins majority seats in Senate

PML-N backed independent candidates have bagged 15 Senate seats across the country according to unofficial and unverified results as more results are expected to come in shortly. The ECP had given all controlling officers powers of magistrate who c...

Federation Internationale de Football Association vows to settle Iran-Saudi dispute on match venues Federation Internationale de Football Association vows to settle Iran-Saudi dispute on match venues

Iranian women rights activists said they had hoped Infantino's visit to the stadium would be an opportunity for female football fans to bring their complaints about the ban to his attention. "I asked (Rouhani), please to consider giving access to wom...

Russian Federation and Syria clash with U.S. and West on Syria ceasefire Russian Federation and Syria clash with U.S. and West on Syria ceasefire

No humanitarian aid went in and no civilians left on day two. A human rights group says airstrikes and shelling by Syrian government troops have killed 6 local residents, despite a 5-hour ceasefire called by Russian Federation. But the truce was ma...

Central Michigan University Shooter In Custody Central Michigan University Shooter In Custody

According to Lt. Larry Klaus of the Central Michigan University Police Department, Davis Jr. was recently in the hospital due to a "drug-related health problem". Police said having the firearm on campus was a violation of university policy, desp...

Thousands march in Slovakia for slain journalist Thousands march in Slovakia for slain journalist

Jan Kuciak, who was writing an article on corruption allegations, and his fiancée Martina Kusnirova were shot dead at their home on February 25. The junior Most-Hid party said worldwide investigators should be invited to join local police to aid tr...

IN sheriff's deputy fatally shot IN sheriff's deputy fatally shot

Deputy Jacob Pickett was shot to death on Friday. The deputy was first taken to Witham Hospital, then later transferred to St. Vincent Indianapolis. He has been identified as the man who shot Pickett. In addition to John Baldwin Jr. and John Bald...

RBS says Irish border issue is key in bank's post-Brexit future

U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May spoke to First Minister of Scotland Nicola Sturgeon and First Minister of Wales Carwyn Jones after setting out her Brexit priorities and plans for trade relations in a London speech . She again ruled out a cus...

In Taiwan, protesters and ex-presidents chafe against China In Taiwan, protesters and ex-presidents chafe against China

The US Senate on Wednesday passed a bill promoting closer ties with Taiwan - the Taiwan Travel Act - which has "dissatisfied and angered" China , leading Beijing to express its misgivings with Washington, according to Foreign Ministry spokeswo...

King Abdullah calls for taking back airwaves from extremists King Abdullah calls for taking back airwaves from extremists

Mr. Modi also spoke of the traditions of Sufi Islam in the country, and the importance of the "Ganga Jumni sanskriti" (culture of confluence) that marked relations between Hinduism and Islam, as well as other religions in the country, that marked Ind...

NZ teen tried to kill Queen in 1981 NZ teen tried to kill Queen in 1981

Speculation surrounds the reason the incident was downplayed - police officers reportedly told members of the crowd that the noise of the gun shot was from a falling sign or a auto backfiring. Christopher Lewis was described in the documents as "sev...

S Satellite Roars Into Orbit S Satellite Roars Into Orbit

Other GOES series satellites are scheduled to launch in the coming years to provide a continuous coverage if any satellite becomes inoperable, Schield said. Teams have two hours to launch the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration payload....

Seven people detained in killing of Slovak Journalist Seven people detained in killing of Slovak Journalist

Kuciak's last story for Aktuality , on February 9, looked at transactions by firms linked to businessman Marian Kocner and connected to a Bratislava luxury apartment complex that became the center of a political scandal a year ago. The murdered j...

US ambassador to Mexico to resign, amid strained relations US ambassador to Mexico to resign, amid strained relations

Roberta Jacobson , U.S. ambassador in Mexico , waves while marching in Mexico City's gay pride parade, June 25, 2016. Jacobson added that she did not know who would replace her. After a deadly quake last September, she accompanied a USA rescue c...

North Korea willing to hold talks with US North Korea willing to hold talks with US

Moon has been working tirelessly to steer the United States and North Korea away from what he considered a collision course, urging them to open talks. Moon has repeatedly stressed the need to continue fostering the recent rapprochement between t...

2 fatally shot at Central Michigan University 2 fatally shot at Central Michigan University

The victims at Central Michigan University were not students and the altercation sprang from a domestic dispute, said investigators. "There are no additional injuries; suspect is still at large". "Right now, we do not know where he is", Klaus tol...

Eight Turkish Soldiers Killed in North Syria Offensive Eight Turkish Soldiers Killed in North Syria Offensive

The Syrian government has already condemned the "brutal Turkish aggression" against Afrin, rejecting Ankara's claim about having informed Damascus of the operation. Washington warned Ankara that its offensive in Syrian Kurdistan distracts Kurdish...

Auto bomb in Afghan capital kills young girl, wounds 19 Auto bomb in Afghan capital kills young girl, wounds 19

No group has claimed the responsibility for the attack so far. Kabul has recently seen a spate of large-scale militant attacks by the Taliban and also the Islamic State group, whose affiliate in Afghanistan has grown stronger since it emerged i...

Students make emotional return to Florida school after shooting Students make emotional return to Florida school after shooting

The difference is not the latest gun massacre, which killed 17 students and teachers February 14 at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida . And that's an agenda we can all support. Kelly traveled to Tallahassee earlier this mon...

Armenia's Ruling Party Nominee Sarkissian Elected New President - Commission Armenia's Ruling Party Nominee Sarkissian Elected New President - Commission

Armen Sarkissian was elected as President of Armenia on Friday with a large majority of the members of parliament, Reuters and TASS reported. President [Serge] Sarkisian received on President-elect Sarkissian shortly following his election.

Afghan president offers Taliban peace talks Afghan president offers Taliban peace talks

The recent attacks have underscored the weaknesses of Afghan security forces more than 16 years after the US-led invasion toppled the Taleban. "Russia can contribute massively to peace in Afghanistan ". The Taliban on Thursday issued a cool respo...

Supreme Court extends relief for 'Dreamers,' silent on Trump immigration plan Supreme Court extends relief for 'Dreamers,' silent on Trump immigration plan

The Supreme Court justices, without dissent, turned down the administration's petition "without prejudice", meaning it could decide in the future to weigh in after a an appeals court makes a decision. While Trump has made sympathetic statements a...

Williamson to miss second ODI against England? Williamson to miss second ODI against England?

His absence would leave the home side's batting looking rather reliant on Martin Guptill and Ross Taylor, who scored a brilliant hundred in Hamilton , and if England can once again make early inroads as David Willey and Chris Woakes did in the ope...

Jerusalem's Holy Sepulchre reopens: 'This is a victory' Jerusalem's Holy Sepulchre reopens: 'This is a victory'

Nir Barkat , the Mayor of Jerusalem, replied through social media that it is not logical to expect that commercial properties owned by the church, including retail businesses and hotels, will enjoy tax-exempt statuses as they did before. The sought f...

Black Panther Box Office Over $700 Million Black Panther Box Office Over $700 Million

The other three films in that group are Star Wars : The Force Awakens , Jurassic World , and The Avengers . The movie tells the story of T'Challa, king of the technologically advanced nation of Wakanda, and his alter-ego, a super-powered protec...

Ousted president Park faces 30-year jail term Ousted president Park faces 30-year jail term

The prosecution also demanded that 66-year-old Pak penalty 118,5 billion won (89,6 million euros). Huge family-run firms, known as chaebol , were asked to make payments to two funds, disguised as sports foundations, controlled by Ms Park's close f...

Odisha's Bijepur bypoll 2018 updates: BJD leads with over 32000 votes Odisha's Bijepur bypoll 2018 updates: BJD leads with over 32000 votes

The BJD camp is, on the other hand, confident of its candidate Rita Sahu winning the by-poll, though leaders have different views on the margin of win. "The people will not stand for violence in a democracy", he said. Though Rita Sahu has only ...

Manafort pleads not guilty after new round of Russian Federation probe charges Manafort pleads not guilty after new round of Russian Federation probe charges

Manafort's court appearance was his first since Special Counsel Robert Mueller revealed two indictments involving 18 counts of tax and banks fraud against him last week. He was originally indicted past year with Gates, Trump's former deputy campa...

Congressional Democrats Move to Overturn FCC's Halt of Net Neutrality Congressional Democrats Move to Overturn FCC's Halt of Net Neutrality

The other thing to keep in mind is that even if the bill were to pass the Senate with 51 votes , it will still have to pass through the House of Representatives. That is not what our our democracy is about, and it shouldn't be how our internet works...

How the Walking Dead Crew Sent Off Chandler Riggs in Style How the Walking Dead Crew Sent Off Chandler Riggs in Style

Great news for Rick's central fanbase among the Walking Dead viewership: he nearly definitely isn't going to die...in Season 8...because of the wounds he's suffering in that shot. As comic book fans know, the source material's All Out War ended on ...

West Bank and Gaza to Close for Purim West Bank and Gaza to Close for Purim

The IDF described the vessel as "suspicious" in their comments on the incident. Many Jewish holidays impose great difficulties on the Palestinians living under Israel's military occupation in the West Bank, Gaza Strip and occupied Jerusalem, ...

Veteran journo slammed for 'creepy' interview with New Zealand PM Veteran journo slammed for 'creepy' interview with New Zealand PM

Mr Wooley has been criticised on social media by television viewers for asking when Ms Ardern's baby was conceived and describing the prime minister as young and attractive. "It ought to come with a sickbag, too", Steve Braunias wrote in an opinion...

Health Department: Tourist with measles stayed at a hotel on Atlantic Ave Health Department: Tourist with measles stayed at a hotel on Atlantic Ave

To prevent the spread of measles, the state health department is advising anyone who may have been exposed and who has these symptoms to contact their health care provider, a local clinic or a local emergency department before they visit to receive...

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