Ice hockey team bus crash leaves 14 dead, Canadian police say

The RCMP said 28 people, including the driver, were on the bus containing the Humboldt Broncos, and that 14 were killed in the crash around 5 p.m. Peter's College, an affiliate of the University of Saskatchewan that operated a boys high school ... More..

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Australia storm to freestyle relay gold
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

Australia storm to freestyle relay gold

Gold Coast: Heartbroken Australian diver Taneka Kovchenko retired on the eve of her home Commonwealth Games on Tuesday after medical experts warned that she risked severe paralysis if one more dive went wron...More..

Facebook adding unsend message tool after CEO caught unsending
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

Facebook adding unsend message tool after CEO caught unsending

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg admitted during a conference call with reporters on Wednesday that the company had made mistakes in its handling of the incident. " Facebook confirmed to us that the data of ove...More..

Fresh raids pound Syria's rebel Douma after talks falter
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

Fresh raids pound Syria's rebel Douma after talks falter

The Republican Guard of the Syrian army started entering the farmlands of the Douma district in the Syrian capital Damascus' Eastern Ghouta on Friday, after talks with the Islam Army rebels collapsed, accordi...More..

Indrani Mukerjea admitted to JJ Hospital
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

Indrani Mukerjea admitted to JJ Hospital

Drug overdose has not been ruled out as it may be recalled, in 2015, Indrani, the wife of former media baron Peter Mukerjea, had been rushed to the hospital for a similar medical emergency arising out of a susp...More..

Catalan ex-leader Puigdemont hopes to return to Belgium
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

Catalan ex-leader Puigdemont hopes to return to Belgium

On Thursday, a German court ruled that he could not be extradited on grounds of rebellion, as the equivalent charge under German law, treason, requires a defendant to have committed violence. The Spanish Supr...More..

Dozens Killed in New Offensive as Eastern Ghouta Evacuation Deal Crumbles
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

Dozens Killed in New Offensive as Eastern Ghouta Evacuation Deal Crumbles

The photo shows buses carrying Jaish al-Islam militants and their families arrive in the Syrian town of Azaz on April 5, 2018 on their way to a refugee camp. The enclave on the japanese fringe of Damascus had...More..

Masters notes: One bad hole likely torpedoes Garcia's hopes of a repeat
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

Masters notes: One bad hole likely torpedoes Garcia's hopes of a repeat

Reed closed with a bogey and two pars for a 9-under total. Patrick Reed reproduced his Ryder Cup form in stunning fashion to claim the halfway lead as the eagerly anticipated 82nd Masters more than lived ...More..

GERMANY - Several dead as van ploughs into crowd in Muenster
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

GERMANY - Several dead as van ploughs into crowd in Muenster

According to the online edition of the Spiegel magazine, German authorities were "assuming" the incident was an attack, though there was no immediate official confirmation. Police also urged people to avoid "...More..

Palestinian death toll rises to 10 after Gaza-Israel border clashes
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

Palestinian death toll rises to 10 after Gaza-Israel border clashes

At least 40 protesters were hurt, including five seriously, the Gaza Health Ministry said, but did not provide a breakdown of the types of injuries. Israel's response to the protests has drawn global criticis...More..

Seven killed, scores wounded by Israeli fire in Gaza protest
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

Seven killed, scores wounded by Israeli fire in Gaza protest

It says it's investigating the conditions of Murtaja's death. For a second week in a row, the United States blocked a U.N. Security Council statement supporting the right of Palestinians to demonstrate peacef...More..

Reed carries two-stroke lead into weekend at The Masters
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

Reed carries two-stroke lead into weekend at The Masters

The average age of the top 14 players is 32 years old - a decade younger than Woods. It hit the edge of the hole, but still ran 5 feet by, leaving a tricky downhiller. Sure, there are a few outliers in the grou...More..

President Says Again He Wants US Troops Out of Syria
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

President Says Again He Wants US Troops Out of Syria

President Trump repeatedly said on the campaign trail that he would "take out" the families of terrorists. "If the U.S. really wants to counter Iran in the region, it has to stay in Syria". Some say six month...More..

Snow, cold weather coming for Friday, weekend
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

Snow, cold weather coming for Friday, weekend

Thursday we keep rain in the forecast, but action is lighter. Today , the sun will rise at 7:05:23 a.m. and set at 8:00:26 p.m. A spring storm dumped more than a foot of snow in parts of Michigan's northe...More..

Trump Seeks $100 Billion Additional Tariffs on Chinese Imports
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

Trump Seeks $100 Billion Additional Tariffs on Chinese Imports

China responded with proposed tariffs on fresh fruit, pork and recycled aluminium, which accounted for $3 billion of U.S. exports previous year. For instance, if you are a US carmaker who wants to sell automo...More..

Dust storm, rain in Delhi, mercury down
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

Dust storm, rain in Delhi, mercury down

In a sudden change in the weather, parts of Delhi and the National Capital Region (NCR) witnessed a dust storm, reported ANI . The weather in part of Delhi and NCR was cloudy. "Another feeble cyclonic circulat...More..

Facebook backs political ad bill, sets limits on 'issue ads'
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

Facebook backs political ad bill, sets limits on 'issue ads'

Starting April 6, Facebook also announced that people who manage Pages with large numbers of followers will need to be verified. During the 2016 election, the Kremlin-aligned Internet Research Agency post...More..

Formula One: Red Bull's Ricciardo tops opening Bahrain practice
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

Formula One: Red Bull's Ricciardo tops opening Bahrain practice

Red Bull Racing's Ricciardo wasn't in the mix during the beginning of the first practice session of the weekend, but in the final 30 minutes set a lap-time of 1m31.060s to go ahead of everyone else. Despite mi...More..

Facebook Inc - Class A (NASDAQ:FB) Sellers Covered 9.62% of Their Shorts
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

Facebook Inc - Class A (NASDAQ:FB) Sellers Covered 9.62% of Their Shorts

Thrivent Financial For Lutherans invested in 2.24M shares. The top performer of the day was energy, which climbed 2.1% on the back of a 0.9% rise in the price of crude oil. Fast forward two years later and VLK...More..

Nepal PM Oli meets Narendra Modi for delegation-level talks
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

Nepal PM Oli meets Narendra Modi for delegation-level talks

The 69 km pipeline from Motihari in Bihar to Amlekhganj in Nepal will deliver 2 million tonnes per annum (MTPA) of petroleum products to the fuel starved country and will be built at a cost of around Rs200 cror...More..

Pregnant Woman Shot in the Head, Baby Delivered Safely
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

Pregnant Woman Shot in the Head, Baby Delivered Safely

Investigators say that a 30-year-old woman was in a auto with two other people when they went to pick up Osborne at a gas station on Connelly Springs Road about 8 a.m. Conditions of the woman, whose name has no...More..

Trump Throws His Notes In The Air To Reiterate Mexicans Are Rapists
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

Trump Throws His Notes In The Air To Reiterate Mexicans Are Rapists

Pena Nieto has twice canceled plans to visit Washington after tense phone calls with Trump in which the Republican president refused to back down from his insistence that Mexico pay for his planned border wall....More..

by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

All the action from day 2 on the Gold Coast

Mauritius' Marie Hanitra Roilya Ranaivosoa took silver while Sri Lanka's Dinusha Gomes claimed bronze. It was a similar story for English fans when reigning world champion and Commonwealth Games gold medali...More..

BJP marks 38th foundation day in state
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

BJP marks 38th foundation day in state

The state BJP unit informed that flag hoisting ceremonies were held in all 40 constituencies all over the state, wherein party workers rejoiced by giving slogans and bursting firecrackers. Highlighting the NDA'...More..

Preity Zinta meets Salman Khan in Jodhpur jail
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

Preity Zinta meets Salman Khan in Jodhpur jail

April 06 (ANI): The near future of Bollywood actor, Salman Khan , who is now lodged in Jodhpur Central Jail, will be decided in a few hours. Khan, among the most recognizable Bollywood film stars and o...More..

Mumbai woman assaulted, molested in moving train; accused arrested
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

Mumbai woman assaulted, molested in moving train; accused arrested

Zaveri was travelling in handicap coach. A co-passenger filmed the incident, the video of which has now gone viral. The man has been arrested at Dadar railway station. When she resists and pushes him off her,...More..

Gov't, World Health Organization partner to spearhead attainment of universal healthcare
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

Gov't, World Health Organization partner to spearhead attainment of universal healthcare

While WHO offices worldwide are organizing events to mark the day, the main event will be held in Colombo under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena and Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe at the N...More..

Former Russian Spy Sergei Skripal 'No Longer Critical' After Poisoning in England
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

Former Russian Spy Sergei Skripal 'No Longer Critical' After Poisoning in England

USA ambassador Kelley Currie followed up by attacking Russia's comparison of western states to Goebbels, saying it was "not a tactic appropriate for this body". "Where are they now?" she said, speaking to rep...More..

'Embarrassing': Social Media Abuzz Over Russia Not Identified as Novichok Source
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

'Embarrassing': Social Media Abuzz Over Russia Not Identified as Novichok Source

The UK has consistently claimed Russian Federation was behind the Novichok attack on the former spy and his daughter, but earlier this week its argument was weakened when the chief executive of Porton Down Gar...More..

Menendez brothers, convicted of killing parents, reunited in prison
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

Menendez brothers, convicted of killing parents, reunited in prison

Erik Menendez, 47, and Lyle Menendez, 50, who are serving life sentences for the 1989 killings, gripped the country during the 1990s in the widely-watched double murder trials - which included a mistrial. The l...More..

India Floats Multibillion-Dollar Global Tender for 110 Fighter Aircraft
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

India Floats Multibillion-Dollar Global Tender for 110 Fighter Aircraft

The Indian Air Force on Friday started the process to acquire 114 fighter jets , PTI reported. Of the 110, about 82 will be single seat aircraft while about 28 will be twin-seaters. According to the governme...More..

by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

Multiple dead in Hwy. 335 collision involving Humboldt Broncos team bus

RCMP are confirming multiple deaths after a crash involving a Saskatchewan Junior Hockey Team. A gathering point has been established at Nipawin's Apostolic Church on 109 4th Ave. "The accident being talked a...More..

China hits back after Trump threatens $100 bn in tariffs
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

China hits back after Trump threatens $100 bn in tariffs

He gave no details of what measures Beijing might take. That itself was 11 hours after the White House announced a list of 1,333 Chinese imports for punitive tariffs of 25%. "The message he's sending to China...More..

Trump slams 'fake' White House Correspondents' Dinner, announces replacement
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

Trump slams 'fake' White House Correspondents' Dinner, announces replacement

The White House released a photo of its spring 2018 interns and people quickly noted a lack of people of colour. The White House provided a statement to CNN confirming the news, but said other members o...More..

Embattled Texas Republican Rep. Blake Farenthold resigns
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

Embattled Texas Republican Rep. Blake Farenthold resigns

Esty, a Democrat from CT and an outspoken #MeToo advocate, made the announcement not to seek a fourth term in the November election days after apologizing for not protecting her employees from the male ex-chi...More..