Sunday May 27-th, 2018

Secretary-General Strongly Condemns Deadly Air Strikes on Civilians in Yemen Secretary-General Strongly Condemns Deadly Air Strikes on Civilians in Yemen

The coalition has carried out thousands of air strikes in Yemen that have hit schools, markets and hospitals, killing hundreds of people - though it says it does not target civilians. "At 4.23 p.m. the Royal Saudi Air Defense detected the launch of t...

Lavrov: No Decision Yet On Delivery Of S-300 Missiles To Syria Lavrov: No Decision Yet On Delivery Of S-300 Missiles To Syria

Kremlin officials do not want to be impolite or too obtrusive at the same time. Moscow's hopes for better ties with Washington under Trump have withered amid the ongoing investigations into the alleged collusion between the Trump campaign and Russi...

The first picture of the royal baby is here The first picture of the royal baby is here

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have introduced their new son to the world. Less than 24 hours after giving birth, Diana carried William outside of the hospital, accompanied by Charles. Her big brother Prince George is four and began schoo...

Gronk the horse to miss Kentucky Derby because of infection Gronk the horse to miss Kentucky Derby because of infection

Gronkowski the football player does admit he knows very little about horse racing and says he is treating the situation as an investment and something fun. Something like "I'm just here to talk about motocross" wouldn't have been almost as bad of ...

Most Complex Penis Transplant Ever Performed on Bomb Victim Most Complex Penis Transplant Ever Performed on Bomb Victim

A team of nine plastic surgeons and two urological surgeons was involved in the 14-hour surgery on March 26 . Doctors at Johns Hopkins University said the transplant included the scrotum and part of the abdominal wall. Doctors performed the first-...

Haley in rift with White House Haley in rift with White House

One source familiar with the deliberations said the sanctions were certainly not off the table and that discussions were ongoing, but declined to say when they would be publicly announced. Waters, who has been a frequent and outspoken critic of T...

Kevin Durant, Shaun Livingston expected to play Game 4 vs. Spurs Kevin Durant, Shaun Livingston expected to play Game 4 vs. Spurs

South America. But all the guys I played with from Venezuela, Argentina, all the guys in the league just bring that toughness and that fight. "It's going to take some more time , but he's coming along well", Kerr said. Quotable: "Close-out games ...

Mother accused of setting vehicle on fire with three kids inside Mother accused of setting vehicle on fire with three kids inside

Police say after witnesses stopped the woman, she ran away from them with her children, ages 9, 11 and 13. The Houston Fire Department arson unit is conducting an investigation on West Orem Drive near Quention Drive in southwest Houston .

Death toll in Nicaragua protests rises to six Death toll in Nicaragua protests rises to six

Ortega said on Saturday that his government was willing to enter into talks over social security reforms that have sparked the protests and clashes. Murillo said that all issues will be discussed, including the reforms of the Nicaraguan Insti...

48 dead, 112 injured in Kabul blast 48 dead, 112 injured in Kabul blast

Parliamentary elections are due to take place in Afghanistan in October, and voter registration has been open since the beginning of this month. This is the fourth such attack since a voter registration push began a week ago. Afghanistan's worldwi...

CJI should consider recusal from judicial work: Congress

Chidambaram have also not signed this impeachment motion . To begin with, moving the motion a day after a bench headed by Chief Justice Mishra rejected pleas for probing the death of Judge Loya only serves to validate Jaitley's argument that t...

Maharashtra: 14 Naxals Killed in Encounter In Gadchiroli District Maharashtra: 14 Naxals Killed in Encounter In Gadchiroli District

The official said that two district-level "commanders " of the proscribed outfit, identified as Sainath and Sainyu, were among those killed in the encounter. A huge stock of arms and ammunition was also recovered. Sources claimed many injured cadres ...

European Union says Israel must investigate death of Palestinian minor in Gaza clashes European Union says Israel must investigate death of Palestinian minor in Gaza clashes

Contacted by AFP , an Israeli official refused to comment. The latest deaths brought the toll of those killed by Israeli occupation forces to 38 since March 30, with hundreds of others also wounded by gunfire, according to Gaza's health minist...

Oldest person in the world, Nabi Tajima, dies aged 117 in Japan Oldest person in the world, Nabi Tajima, dies aged 117 in Japan

She was born August 4, 1900 , in the Japanese Prefecture of Kagoshima Prefecture, reports the online edition of the Chronicle.info with reference to the Correspondent. These include 28 grandchildren, 56 great-grandchildren and 35 great-great-grandch...

Trump mulls pardoning boxing great Jack Johnson after chat with Sylvester Stallone Trump mulls pardoning boxing great Jack Johnson after chat with Sylvester Stallone

Trump has now said that after a call by Hollywood actor Sylvester Stallone , he is considering pardoning Johnson, convicted of breaking a law that was amended more than 50 years later for being too vague. The stain on Johnson's reputation forc...

Yashwant Sinha announces end of his association with BJP Yashwant Sinha announces end of his association with BJP

Speaking in Patna , the capital of his home state Bihar, the 81-year-old veteran politician also said he would take " sanyas " (retire from) party politics. "For saving democracy, we will start a revolution", he said. Sinha claimed, "The governmen...

Russian Federation says Donald Trump invited Vladimir Putin to USA during phone call Russian Federation says Donald Trump invited Vladimir Putin to USA during phone call

Mr Trump told Mr Putin he would be happy to make a reciprocal visit to Russian Federation, the RIA news agency quoted Mr Lavrov as saying. "He broached this topic again on several occasions, so we let our American colleagues know that we don't want...

DNC suit cites plot in email hacking DNC suit cites plot in email hacking

The DNC "may very well want to divert attention from a special counsel criminal investigation, which they perceive as having dragged out so long that the public has lost interest in it, which doesn't appear to have too much meat on the bones", Napoli...

Alabama executes 83-year-old Walter Moody Alabama executes 83-year-old Walter Moody

Although Moody was found guilty on scores of federal charges, his execution was punishment for a 1996 state court conviction for the murder of Judge Robert Vance Sr of the 11th U.S. In last-hour appeals, Moody's attorneys had asked the U.S. Supreme C...

Sheriff: Shooting of Florida high school student 'intentional' Sheriff: Shooting of Florida high school student 'intentional'

The Ocala Star-Banner reported that Forest High School went on lockdown after the shooting occurred, and the student shot was taken to a nearby hospital. Medics treated the injured 17-year-old at the school. The Forest resource officer, Marion Co...

Town high school students protest gun violence Town high school students protest gun violence

It's not clear how many Southern California students will participate in Friday's walkout, but organized student gathering shave been planned on multiple campuses, including open-microphone forums and discussions with local elected leaders.

Canadian musicians celebrate Record Store Day Canadian musicians celebrate Record Store Day

He noted that Record Store Day is a celebration of the classics - not just of music on vinyl, but of brick-and-mortar retail, which is losing traction to online shopping in the digital age. Vinyl made up 14 percent of all physical album sales a yea...

Michel Barnier: Still 25 percent of work to do on Brexit Michel Barnier: Still 25 percent of work to do on Brexit

The UK has ruled out remaining in a customs union because it would limit Britain's ability to strike free trade deals, and insisted it can find "technical" solutions which avoid the need for a hard border between north and south Ireland . Mrs May has...

Palestinian electrical engineer killed in Malaysia Palestinian electrical engineer killed in Malaysia

The family of a Palestinian professor and Hamas member accused Israel's Mossad spy agency on Saturday (April 21) of killing him on the streets of Kuala Lumpur. Hazem Qassem, spokesperson for the Hamas movement, the governing party in the Gaza Strip, ...

Trump lashes out at New York Times, says Michael Cohen won't 'flip' Trump lashes out at New York Times, says Michael Cohen won't 'flip'

Cohen will collaborate with all the national officials who are now investigating him. But Trump tweets: "Sorry, I don't see Michael doing that despite the awful Witch Hunt and the dishonest media!" Federal Bureau of Investigation agents raided...

Service for Barbara Bush at St. Martin's Episcopal Church in Houston, Texas Service for Barbara Bush at St. Martin's Episcopal Church in Houston, Texas

Bush and George Bush and Texas Gov. Former US presidents, family and friends today bid a tearful farewell to the former first lady Barbara Bush at a private funeral at the nation's largest Episcopal church and remembered her as the "first lady...

Chuck Schumer will celebrate 4/20 by introducing marijuana decriminalization bill Chuck Schumer will celebrate 4/20 by introducing marijuana decriminalization bill

US Representative Chuck Schumer plans to introduce legislation to decriminalize marijuana federally. Schumer outlined that his legislation would remove marijuana from the list of scheduled substances under the U.S. The announcement ...

The average Arizona teacher is paid less today than in 1999 The average Arizona teacher is paid less today than in 1999

Teachers recognize the important role local schools play in the lives of children, and it's time politicians did the same. He hopes the legislature will meet the group's demands by Thursday. "The plan Governor Ducey announced is $274 million in n...

Judge to rule on bid to dismiss criminal case against Missouri governor Judge to rule on bid to dismiss criminal case against Missouri governor

Shamed Dogan, R-Ballwin. Dogan said he's especially alarmed now about the findings in Hawley's investigation that allege Greitens used a donor list from The Mission Continues to raise money for his gubernatorial campaign. Defense attorneys have acc...

Protests in Yerevan: detained 183 people Protests in Yerevan: detained 183 people

A rally headed by opposition MP Nikol Pashinyan has been held against Sargsyan's election as prime minister in Yerevan since April 13. In the biggest protest in Armenia in years, tens of thousands took to the streets over Sarkisian's election a...

Rod Rosenstein tells Trump he's not target of Michael Cohen investigation Rod Rosenstein tells Trump he's not target of Michael Cohen investigation

Investigators have also looked for a possible broader pattern of fraud, tax evasion, money laundering and other crimes in Cohen's private dealings, including his work for Trump and real estate purchased by Russian buyers, the person said. "And they'r...

Senate Judiciary Committee to consider Mueller protection bill today Senate Judiciary Committee to consider Mueller protection bill today

It's well past time for Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, R-Wis., and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-Ky., to stand up and protect special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian sabotage of the 2016 presidential election.

Senate panel to vote Monday on Pompeo for secretary of state Senate panel to vote Monday on Pompeo for secretary of state

That would prevent Pompeo from getting a favorable committee vote. But more lawmakers now are calling him too hawkish on some issues, including, in the case of Mr. This is not a time to be without a secretary of state. The Senate must thoroughly vet ...

Syria government appears poised to gain more Damascus ground from rebels Syria government appears poised to gain more Damascus ground from rebels

Smoke rises from Yarmouk Palestinian camp in Damascus on Friday. The Syrian army began preparatory shelling on Tuesday for an assault on the last area outside its control near Damascus, a commander in the pro-government alliance said. The three c...

In Africa changed the country's name In Africa changed the country's name

The king of the tiny African nation of Swaziland announced the kingdom's new name would be eSwatini. The King said Swaziland's name can often be confused with the country Switzerland . Why is the name Swaziland controversial? But, according ...

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT