NY lawmakers hope to pass new state budget

Cuomo outlined details of the agreement a few hours before the Senate and Assembly voted to pass the legislation needed to adopt the budget. There are 10 budget bills in total, with numerous most contentious provisions removed and inserted into a... More..

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Ontario budget a buy-in to election: McDonell
by | Sunday, April 01, 2018

Ontario budget a buy-in to election: McDonell

While the Ontario government balanced its budget previous year, it's now returning to deficits as a result of the new programs and spending. With C$20.3 billion in new spending over three years, Wynne's "...More..

North and South Korea set date next month for historic meeting
by | Sunday, April 01, 2018

North and South Korea set date next month for historic meeting

He pointed out that the North Korean nuclear issue is "basically a matter" of South Korea, not just between Pyongyang and Washington . South Korean officials have said the meeting would take place by end-May...More..

New Bedford middle school student arrested after making threat
by | Sunday, April 01, 2018

New Bedford middle school student arrested after making threat

One of the students said she picked him up one afternoon in Marked Tree and took him to her apartment 45 minutes away in Jonesboro, where they had sex before she took him back home , according to KAIT. The cal...More..

Chris Brown Explains Photo of Hands Wrapped Around Woman's Neck
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

Chris Brown Explains Photo of Hands Wrapped Around Woman's Neck

Nine years after assaulting his then girlfriend Rihanna , Chris Brown has been photographed with his hands around a woman's throat, claiming this time that it was just "horseplay". Everyone that's around (gi...More..

by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Ordered to Close for Missing Licensing Deadline

No matter how tightly he held the strings, he still called medical marijuana a front for legalization and made it as hard as possible for patients to register and then even access medical cannabis. Three phar...More..

Russia retaliates with equal US expulsions
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

Russia retaliates with equal US expulsions

Russian Federation also confirmed it will remove 60 USA diplomats and is closing the US consulate in St. Petersburg in a tit-for-tat reprisal for the closure of the Seattle consulate. Russia also said it reser...More..

International Olympic Committee chief Bach: DPRK will take part in next two Olympics
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

International Olympic Committee chief Bach: DPRK will take part in next two Olympics

At the opening ceremony, athletes of the two Koreas marched under a unified flag. He is the first foreign official to meet Kim since the North Korean leader returned earlier this week from a summit in Beij...More..

Stansted Airport fire: Flights resume after severe disruption
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

Stansted Airport fire: Flights resume after severe disruption

Passengers were quickly evacuated away from the fire and there were no reported injuries. The airport advised intending passengers to check with their airlines in advance. Its most recent travel update said:...More..

WB guv visits violence-hit Asansol
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

WB guv visits violence-hit Asansol

Nineteen people were arrested for fomenting trouble and local MP and BJP leader Babul Supriyo stopped from visiting the area. "I came here to apprise myself of the situation prevailing in Asansol and Rani...More..

Louisville-Mississippi State 2018 NCAA Women's Tournament
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

Louisville-Mississippi State 2018 NCAA Women's Tournament

A study by The Associated Press determined the average major league salary on opening day dropped slightly following an offseason of slashed contracts for many free agents and the decisions to start three hig...More..

Russian Federation says British officials search Aeroflot flight at Heathrow airport
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

Russian Federation says British officials search Aeroflot flight at Heathrow airport

Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia collapsed in Salisbury on March 4 after being infected with the Novichok nerve agent which police now think was planted on their front door. Britain responded to the...More..

United Nations blacklists ships, companies for N. Korea smuggling
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

United Nations blacklists ships, companies for N. Korea smuggling

Two other companies - Shanghai Dongfeng Shipping and Weihai World Shipping Freight, also based in China - were blacklisted for carrying North Korean coal on their vessels. Last year, the Security Council adop...More..

Parkland survivor David Hogg urges Arby's boycott over Fox News ties
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

Parkland survivor David Hogg urges Arby's boycott over Fox News ties

Laura Ingraham , the Fox News host of The Ingraham Angle , announced late Friday that she is going on vacation for a week as advertisers continue to abandon her show. Hogg rebuffed Ingraham's apology . O...More..

President Trump will lose in 2020, majority of Americans say — CNN poll
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

President Trump will lose in 2020, majority of Americans say — CNN poll

It was my best thing. "I was always very good at building". Trump's visit to the midwestern state of OH is the USA leader's first public appearance this week, days after adult film actress Stormy Daniels al...More..

Malala returns to Pakistan home town for first time since attack
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

Malala returns to Pakistan home town for first time since attack

Yousafzai returned to Pakistan's capital Islamabad on Thursday for the first time since a Taliban militant shot her in 2012. In this photo released by the Press Information Department, Pakistani Nobel Pea...More..

Half billion dollar Mega Millions prize up for grabs tonight
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

Half billion dollar Mega Millions prize up for grabs tonight

The Mega Millions lottery numbers set to give someone more than half a billion dollars were announced Friday night. This is the fourth time in the game's history that the jackpot is more than $500 mi...More..

Suspect, victim ID'd in fatal domestic attack, officer-involved shooting
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

Suspect, victim ID'd in fatal domestic attack, officer-involved shooting

An officer said, "The family is in a state of shock and unable to give a statement now". Diaz and his K-9 were not injured. The report says the officer fired three times in rapid succession at Lahey, who wa...More..

Blue Ribbon Trees aim to draw attention to abuse
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

Blue Ribbon Trees aim to draw attention to abuse

Jamestown police say 28-year-old Joshua Berg was charged with second-degree assault and endangering the welfare of a child following an investigation into the incident that they say took place Tuesday mornin...More..

Google doodle celebrates India's first female doctor Anandi Gopal Joshi's 153rd birthday
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

Google doodle celebrates India's first female doctor Anandi Gopal Joshi's 153rd birthday

Anandi Joshi was born as Yamuna on 31st March 1865 to a Brahmin family settled in Kalyan in present-day Maharashtra. "Her name was Anandi Gopal Joshi , and her story is one of courage and perseverance", Goo...More..

'He is a monster' | Woman raped, shot and stabbed shares her story
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

'He is a monster' | Woman raped, shot and stabbed shares her story

Parents, too, find themselves not knowing all the ways they can be involved in their child's success, she added. " Normally, even if a woman is induced, it will take her between nine and 12 hours before she d...More..

Special prayers, fasting marks observance of Good Friday
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

Special prayers, fasting marks observance of Good Friday

According to Currier, the Willoughby Area Ministerial Association decided a number of years ago to do this as a testament to the crucifixion of Jesus Christ. "Many of us are not able to go to the Holy Land so w...More..

Congress appoints Ashok Gehlot as general secretary incharge of organization and training
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

Congress appoints Ashok Gehlot as general secretary incharge of organization and training

With Gehlot's elevation to the long-tenured post of general secretary, organisation, the decks seem to have been cleared for Rajasthan PCC president Sachin Pilot, to be named the chief ministerial candidate whe...More..

Tusk 'absolutely sure' European Union will accept controversial Brexit draft treaty
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

Tusk 'absolutely sure' European Union will accept controversial Brexit draft treaty

With less than a month until a crucial summit when May wants to reach agreement on a transition period and start discussing future trade, Tusk's intervention is another sign the European Union won't compromise ...More..

Sen. Whitehouse: Pruitt Took Security Detail to Disneyland, Rose Bowl
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

Sen. Whitehouse: Pruitt Took Security Detail to Disneyland, Rose Bowl

Pruitt told TIME in the fall that he views energy companies as "stakeholders" rather than "polluters" in response to criticism that he had spent too much time meeting with energy industry officials. Hart w...More..

India, Pakistan to resolve harassment complaints
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

India, Pakistan to resolve harassment complaints

In synchronised identical statements issued at the same time from both New Delhi by the MEA and Islamabad by the Pakistan Foreign Ministry, the two sides said, " India and Pakistan have mutually agreed t...More..

by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

Former Afghan President Sees Russia as Key to Peace With Taliban

Representing India at the conference, Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale met Mr. Ghani as well as Foreign Minister Salahuddin Rabbani and National Security Advisor Hanif Atmar, the Ministry of External Affairs s...More..

Fresh communal violence erupts in Bihar's Nawada over idol desecration
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

Fresh communal violence erupts in Bihar's Nawada over idol desecration

Additional security forces have been deployed to the town to maintain law and order. The clash broke out after a religious idol was vandalised in the area. reported. According to RJD, intensive communal campaig...More..

by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

Indian charged over Commonwealth Games 'fake media contingent'

In host nation Australia, the games can be seen exclusively on the Seven Network and its affiliates like 7Two, 7Mate and Channel 70. That's a real setback for the team captain, and Gold Coast local. It's lo...More..

Kenyan minister, police chief found in contempt; opposition politician deported
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

Kenyan minister, police chief found in contempt; opposition politician deported

Lawyer Cliff Ombeta said that Miguna Miguna, targeted in a Kenyan government crackdown amid lingering election tensions, was sent to Dubai even after a court ordered authorities to release him. The judge sa...More..

Netanyahu in hospital to check fever, cough as symptoms worsen
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

Netanyahu in hospital to check fever, cough as symptoms worsen

Dr. Zvi Herman Berkowitz, the PM's personal physician, said that Netanyahu did not get enough rest to recover from an illness he suffered two weeks ago, according to Israeli media. The group had visited the o...More..

Congresswoman from CT apologizes for not protecting female staffers
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

Congresswoman from CT apologizes for not protecting female staffers

She also plans to improve her office management, she said . "None of our staff deserve to be harassed or treated with disrespect as some of my staff were", she said. According to the Washington Post , Esty ...More..

Raw footage of fatal police shooting released
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

Raw footage of fatal police shooting released

Police announced Friday night that they will fire officer Blake Salamoni, for violating department policies during the shooting of Sterling. Both officers, who have been on paid administrative leave since t...More..

Syrian Wars: Turkey rejects Macron's offer to mediate Ankara and Kurdish militia
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

Syrian Wars: Turkey rejects Macron's offer to mediate Ankara and Kurdish militia

Following French President Emanuel Macron's Thursday meeting in the Elysee Palace with a PYD/PKK-led SDF delegation, several French media outlets reported that France promised to send troops to Manbij, Syria to...More..

West Ham's Lanzini doubtful for Southampton game
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

West Ham's Lanzini doubtful for Southampton game

Victory at the London Stadium would see the Saints move out of the bottom three, whereas a defeat would make it all the harder for the club to retain their Premier League status. He said: "We have got such a ...More..