Emery named to MSU Dean's List

Students on the Dean's List have achieved a grade point average of 3.5 or higher during the semester. Kinsey Boudreau of North Bennington was named to the dean's list at The University of Rhode Island for the fall 2017 term. The university offers 7... More..

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Two state troopers shot in Branch County
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Two state troopers shot in Branch County

Union Township - A Michigan State Police detective and a trooper were shot Wednesday morning, officials said. The trooper suffered a grazing wound to the hand. The trooper is not seeking medical attention at t...More..

United States designates Indian-origin ISIS man Siddhartha Dhar as global terrorist
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

United States designates Indian-origin ISIS man Siddhartha Dhar as global terrorist

Siddhartha Dhar, 33, a former bouncy castle salesman from Walthamstow, east London , was filmed leading fellow jihadists in shooting hostages in the back of the head. In may 2106 the Independent had quoted a s...More..

by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Mueller seeks to question Trump in Russian Federation probe

Mr. Mueller's office also interviewed former FBI Director James Comey shortly after Mr. Trump fired Mr. Comey in May 2017, a person familiar with the matter has told Reuters. And unlike with last week's m...More..

Trump willing to be interviewed under oath over Russian Federation claims
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Trump willing to be interviewed under oath over Russian Federation claims

By interviewing Sessions and Comey, investigators hope to learn more about how the initially limited inquiry became broadened to include the Trump election campaign's contacts with Russian Federation and Tr...More..

by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

What's in, and not in, deal ending the government shutdown

Bob Corker (R-Tennessee) said they are "so close, it's ridiculous". Parks, open-air monuments and Smithsonian museums were open in the USA capital as a women's rights march took place on the National Mall. He...More..

NJ Judge Trims Menendez Corruption Charges
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

NJ Judge Trims Menendez Corruption Charges

Menendez's monthslong bribery trial ended in a mistrial on November 16, 2017, which showed how hard it can be for the federal government to pursue corruption cases. "There is no there there", he wrote, quotin...More..

Sting & Shaggy: 'Don't Make Me Wait' Stream & Download
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Sting & Shaggy: 'Don't Make Me Wait' Stream & Download

The first single will be followed on April 20th by a collaborative, island-influenced album, entitled 44/876, that reflects the duo's mutual love of Jamaica - its music, the spirit of its people and vibrancy of...More..

US Senate leader urges shutdown brinksmanship end by Monday
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

US Senate leader urges shutdown brinksmanship end by Monday

Over the weekend, Trump encouraged the Senate's Republican leaders to invoke the " nuclear option " - a procedural maneuver to change the chamber's rules to allow passage of a budget by a simple majority of 5...More..

Patrick Brown resigns as Ontario PC leader after sexual misconduct allegations
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Patrick Brown resigns as Ontario PC leader after sexual misconduct allegations

After speaking with him, our advice was that he should resign as PC Party leader. Progressive Conservative leader Patrick Brown is facing serious sex allegations after two women have come forward alleging t...More..

San Francisco: Supervisors choose Farrell as interim mayor
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

San Francisco: Supervisors choose Farrell as interim mayor

There are allegations about backroom dealing in the selection of San Francisco's new interim mayor. Farrell, a native San Franciscan and two-term supervisor from the Marina and Pacific Heights, knows that fir...More..

USA defends 'America First' agenda ahead of Trump's visit to Davos
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

USA defends 'America First' agenda ahead of Trump's visit to Davos

In late December, India voted in favor of a resolution at the United Nations General Assembly rejecting the Trump administration's unilateral recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital. White House national s...More..

Trump Is a 'Sophisticated' Consumer of Intelligence — CIA Director
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Trump Is a 'Sophisticated' Consumer of Intelligence — CIA Director

Beyond that, Kim will also seek to impress upon the USA and others in the region that it does indeed have the capability to strike in such a manner and inflict losses on the United States without a moment's not...More..

White House's new voicemail accuses Dems of blocking troop funding
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

White House's new voicemail accuses Dems of blocking troop funding

He noted that there were 51 Republicans in the 100-member Senate , and it often took 60 votes to advance legislation. "The president's focus is making sure we get the government reopened". While there ha...More..

Colorado sheriff's deputy dies in shooting; suspect at large
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Colorado sheriff's deputy dies in shooting; suspect at large

We don't know if deputies are searching for additional suspects. Commanding Captain Jim Jenson with the Dougco Sheriff's Office shared his thoughts as well . They urged residents to stay away from windows an...More..

'Senator Dicky Durbin' Misrepresented My Comments From Immigration Meeting
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

'Senator Dicky Durbin' Misrepresented My Comments From Immigration Meeting

Mr Trump said he was "ready, willing and able" to reach a deal to protect illegal immigrants brought to the United States as children from being deported but that he did not believe Democrats wanted an agreemen...More..

Readers on government shutdown: Keep DACA out of budget negotiations
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Readers on government shutdown: Keep DACA out of budget negotiations

But Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer said on the Senate floor that "we have yet to reach an agreement" on reopening the government and immigration. "I really think the pressure is on the president", he ...More..

by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Two dead, 14 injured in Isil attack on children's charity

They are looking for us. "This is an outrage". The European Union said the assault was a "grave violation of global humanitarian law". Another witness told AFP: "It might be a complex attack". UN Secretar...More..

Young Woman Shares Gospel During Victim Impact Hearing for USA Gymnastics Doctor
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Young Woman Shares Gospel During Victim Impact Hearing for USA Gymnastics Doctor

Prior to his sentencing , Nassar addressed the more than 150 survivors who provided impact statements during his trial. "He did this with my own mother in the room", said former gymnast Rachael Denhollande...More..

Liberal Activists Are In Complete Agreement: Democrats Just Lost Big To Trump
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Liberal Activists Are In Complete Agreement: Democrats Just Lost Big To Trump

The Senate has started a vote to advance the bill reopening government. Democratic Party lawmakers had demanded that the legislation include protections for undocumented immigrants who came to the United Stat...More..

'Dreamers' may be able to get citizenship in 10 years, says Trump
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

'Dreamers' may be able to get citizenship in 10 years, says Trump

Mr. Graham said Mr. Trump has a chance to succeed where Presidents Obama and George W. Bush failed. "Tell them not to be concerned, OK?" Some said they would be willing to compromise if it meant finding a s...More..

Tamim and Shakib leave Zimbabwe facing tri-nation exit
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Tamim and Shakib leave Zimbabwe facing tri-nation exit

The hosts were 147 for 2 in the 35th over, but captain Cremer removed one batsman in each of his next three overs to contain the hosts' run surge. Left-arm spinner Shakib took three wickets for 47 while skipp...More..

Pakistan reach semi-final with nervy 3-wicket win against South Africa
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Pakistan reach semi-final with nervy 3-wicket win against South Africa

Makwetu fell with 135 on the board, for 60 off 65 balls, but the rest of the line-up couldn't get a move on thereafter. Shaheen Shah Afridi and Musa claimed two wickets each to peg South Africa back, from w...More..

Amid outrage from students, UC regents delay vote on tuition increase
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Amid outrage from students, UC regents delay vote on tuition increase

Last year was the first time the board of regents increased tuition in six years. Napolitano and others originally pushed for the tuition hike following the unveiling of Brown's 2018-2019 state budget , whic...More..

RNC chair: Question that disturbed Federal Bureau of Investigation official was just Trump's casual conversation
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

RNC chair: Question that disturbed Federal Bureau of Investigation official was just Trump's casual conversation

Asked if she could ask Trump about the meeting and get back to reporters, Sanders replied, "I'll let you know". "I don't think it intends, you know, all of these awful things that people are trying to put forwa...More..

by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Flynn reportedly met with Federal Bureau of Investigation a year ago and didn't tell Trump

Special counsel Robert Mueller is said to be looking into possible obstruction of justice, along with collusion with Russian Federation during the 2016 campaign. In one memo, Comey described a January 2017 me...More..

Evangelical leader says Trump deserves 'mulligan' for Stormy Daniels affair
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Evangelical leader says Trump deserves 'mulligan' for Stormy Daniels affair

Perkins said his support was not unconditional, and that Trump could not behave in such ways today without consequences. Graham told Lemon he believes Trump's denials about his affair with Stormy Daniels...More..

Letter Surfaces Claiming Alcatraz Inmates Survived Infamous Escape
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Letter Surfaces Claiming Alcatraz Inmates Survived Infamous Escape

The letter was sent to the San Francisco Police Department's Richmond station in 2013. But this week the United States news channel KPIX 5 said it had obtained a letter purportedly written by John Anglin ...More..

U.S. sued over approval of Kentucky Medicaid work provisions
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

U.S. sued over approval of Kentucky Medicaid work provisions

OR aggressively expanded its Medicaid rolls under the Affordable Care Act and now, just 5 percent of its population is uninsured. Critics, including many healthcare providers, say Medicaid work requirements ...More..

Jim Mattis in Indonesia: Snakes Part of Survival Skills Demonstration
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Jim Mattis in Indonesia: Snakes Part of Survival Skills Demonstration

The United States in 1999 barred the team from working with US forces because of human-rights abuses under the Leahy Law. "They have been supporting the United Nations sanctions, at some cost to them", Mr Matti...More..

Digging in for Trump visit, Europe urges kinder global order
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Digging in for Trump visit, Europe urges kinder global order

Many participants - CEOs, world leaders and heads of worldwide organizations - are concerned about Trump's economic agenda after he pulled out of the 12-nation Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal. But Ross wa...More..

O'Neill signs Ireland extension after missing out on World Cup
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

O'Neill signs Ireland extension after missing out on World Cup

O'Donoghue has to be admired for his persistent no-nonsense style of questioning, his reluctance to leave O'Neill off the hook easily is for the sake of all Irish football fans who seek answers and insight into...More..

Baijayant Jay Panda suspended from BJD for anti party activities
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Baijayant Jay Panda suspended from BJD for anti party activities

The reason for the suspension was alleged as Panda's "anti -party activities". Panda took to social media to make his points after Patnaik asked BJD's Cuttack district party observer Usha Devi and Kendrapara ...More..

Rangasthalam Teaser: Meet Sound Engineer Chitti Babu
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Rangasthalam Teaser: Meet Sound Engineer Chitti Babu

On Wednesday, a one-minute teaser of the movie was released by the makers showing Ram Charan playing Chitti Babu, a simple lungi-clad villager in the film. The film is, reportedly, set in the 1980's. Another hi...More..

U.S. shutdown: Senators trade blame ahead of new vote
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

U.S. shutdown: Senators trade blame ahead of new vote

United States senate's Republican leadership will vote in noon to end the shutdown with a proposal to fund the federal government till February 8, as demanded by Democrats , and take up fate of undocu...More..