• Trump announces capture of five ISIS leaders
Trump announces capture of five ISIS leaders

In a statement Thursday, May 10, 2018 , coalition spokesman Army Col. Ryan Dillon said that USA -backed Syrian forces have captured five senior Islamic State group leaders. None of the statements released Thursday from the president or the coalition named the ISIS fighters arrested. An official said of al-Baghdadi: "His movements are discreet and ...

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  • Dr. Dre Loses Trademark Battle To An Actual Doctor Named Dr. Drai
Dr. Dre Loses Trademark Battle To An Actual Doctor Named Dr. Drai

Dre argued that his name is sufficiently related to the types of services and products Burch offers, including MP3 files, magazines, audiobooks, and other public performances, associated with the greater entertainment industry of which he is a major component.

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  • Number of school districts canceling classes on May 16 rises to 17
Number of school districts canceling classes on May 16 rises to 17

Johnston County's announcement comes a day after State Schools Superintendent Mark Johnson said he hopes more school districts will not close on May 16. International Baccalaureate (IB) testing - will occur on May 16 as planned. Transportation will be provided for students taking tests through the NHCS Transportation Department.

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  • Waves of showers to dash weekend weather hopes
Waves of showers to dash weekend weather hopes

Scattered showers will come to an end early Wednesday night as the low pressure system over Wisconsin slides away to the east. SATURDAY: Partly cloudy, breezy, and very warm. Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 91. Light and variable wind in the morning becoming northwest in the afternoon. FridayA 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms...

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  • Departing Labor MPs victims of stricter High Court interpretation: Plibersek
Departing Labor MPs victims of stricter High Court interpretation: Plibersek

WA is also facing a federal byelection in Perth after sitting MP Tim Hammond quit for family reasons and a state byelection in Darling Range after its MP for the seat, Barry Urban, quit following a damning parliamentary report which found he lied to parliament.

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  • Deadly Jail Riot Near Indonesian Capital Is Claimed by ISIS
Deadly Jail Riot Near Indonesian Capital Is Claimed by ISIS

Muhammad Iqbal, National Police Spokesman, told reporters that the clash was started by a trivial matter related to food from families. In an interview with MetroTV station, police spokesman Setyo Wasisto said the inmates who provoked the riot were members of Jemaah Anshorut Daulah, a network of Indonesian extremist groups formed in 2015 that ple...

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  • Chocolate-covered highway makes for nasty cleanup in Poland
Chocolate-covered highway makes for nasty cleanup in Poland

After contacting the chocolate manufacturer, the firefighters resorted to spraying hot, pressurized water to melt the sticky roadblock, while the New York Times reports that a bulldozer has been spotted scraping away. The 60-year-old driver suffered only minor injuries. The accident took place at around 5.30am when there was thankfully very lit...

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  • Trump lawyer's woes provide lesson for compliance officers
Trump lawyer's woes provide lesson for compliance officers

Daniels' lawyer, Michael Avenatti, had said Cohen's shell company, Essential Consultants , had received a total of $200,000 in four monthly installment payments of $50,000 from AT&T. "Essential Consulting was one of several firms we engaged in early 2017 to provide insights into understanding the new administration". "The search warrant execut...

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  • Girl, 15, Murdered While on Phone Call With Mom
Girl, 15, Murdered While on Phone Call With Mom

French is described by Salt Lake City Police as a potential suspect in the death of a 15-year old girl, according to partner station KSL Salt Lake City. According to the Otero County Sheriff's Office , 24-year old Shaun French was wanted in Utah on sex assault charges. "Our hearts and thoughts are with her and the whole family through this terrible...

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  • Trump setup for morbid foul play as part of McCain's funeral plans?
Trump setup for morbid foul play as part of McCain's funeral plans?

After the completion of the presidency of Barack Obama in The Washington Post reported, citing numerous sources, that Obama ordered to allocate funds cyberwarfare in the network infrastructure of Russian Federation. "Well, he's the president of the United States and he's a very good man". He's a war hero because he was captured. "He was a war...

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  • Pashinyan elected Armenia's prime minister
Pashinyan elected Armenia's prime minister

Members of Pashinyan's Civil Contract party hailed Tuesday as a "historic day", with MP Lena Nazaryan saying it was the culmination of decades of despair and struggle. As required by the Constitution, a new government must be formed within 15 days after electing a Prime Minister . "I am in a working mood, there is no sense of euphoria, just wor...

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  • Two Gazans killed by Israeli gunfire
Two Gazans killed by Israeli gunfire

This is the sixth week of protests at the border with Gaza . Gunfire has wounded hundreds more on Israel's border with Gaza. Demonstrators are demanding Palestinian refugees be allowed to return to the homes they fled or were expelled from during the 1948 war surrounding Israel's creation.

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  • China's demand to foreign airlines 'Orwellian nonsense'
China's demand to foreign airlines 'Orwellian nonsense'

Washington has maintained a delicate diplomatic balance since 1979, recognising Beijing's sovereignty as part of its "One China" policy, while remaining Taiwan's most powerful unofficial ally and main weapons supplier. Regulators ordered Marriott to close its China-based website and app for one week after criticizing the company for referring to Ti...

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  • Assassination attempt on Pakistani minister
Assassination attempt on Pakistani minister

Iqbal was rushed to a nearby hospital and later airlifted to a hospital in the provincial capital Lahore where he underwent two surgeries. Narowal senior police officer Imran Kishwar said the suspect did not get a second chance to open fire on Iqbal.

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  • Melania Goes For Power Combo At Initiative Unveiling
Melania Goes For Power Combo At Initiative Unveiling

She also brought focus to the deadly impact opioid addiction has on young children and infants , touching on her past participation in drug addiction roundtables and visits to local treatment facilities. I got her a lovely card, you know I'm very busy to be running out looking for presents'. Melania Trump's first speech comes in the 16th mon...

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  • Elon Musk
Elon Musk "super serious" about starting candy company

With Berkshire's 2018 annual meeting in the books, users can revisit the highlights in CNBC's Warren Buffett Archive , which houses searchable video from 25 full annual meetings, going back to 1994, synchronized to 2600 pages of transcripts.

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  • Real Madrid to deny Barca guard of honour
Real Madrid to deny Barca guard of honour

Barca take on Real Madrid in El Clasico tonight and former Liverpool midfielder Garcia was asked ahead of the game which players they will look to sign. Asensio fed the Wales worldwide on the edge of the box and he bent a first-time strike out of Ter Stegen's reach to level for the Champions League finalists.

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  • Man Group Plc (EMG) Plans Dividend Increase - GBX 4.18 Per Share
Man Group Plc (EMG) Plans Dividend Increase - GBX 4.18 Per Share

On Wednesday, February 14 the stock rating was maintained by JP Morgan with "Overweight". JP Morgan maintained the stock with "Overweight" rating in Thursday, March 8 report. Its up 1.55% from 4.34 million shares previously. It is down 0.00% since April 27, 2017 and is. PETS underperformed the S&P500 by 11.55%. Big Money Sentiment decreased to 1 ...

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  • Giuliani: Trump Should Not Testify Before A Mueller Grand Jury
Giuliani: Trump Should Not Testify Before A Mueller Grand Jury

Michael Avenatti, an attorney for Daniels, appeared on "This Week" after Giuliani and called the former mayor's comments "a train wreck". You are damn right he could be lying, George. Baldwin's Trump said to Stiller's Cohen over the phone. Kate McKinnon has made a meal of skewering Attorney General Jeff Sessions and this week she steps in with ...

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  • South Asia Solidarity Group Deplores Hindutva Attack on Aligarh Muslim University (AMU)
South Asia Solidarity Group Deplores Hindutva Attack on Aligarh Muslim University (AMU)

Interestingly it is not just the much-derided "Left-Liberal" intellectuals who consider Jinnah a tall leader in India's independence movement before he espoused the cause of Pakistan . "For the next fortnight, Jinnah will be brought back from the grave and real issues will be sidelined", he said. The internet services in Aligarh will remain ...

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  • On PM Modi'S-List Of Accusations Towards Congress, Tipu Sultan Jayanti
On PM Modi'S-List Of Accusations Towards Congress, Tipu Sultan Jayanti

While the BJP was fighting against the corrupt system, the Congress protects the corrupt, he alleged. He added that it is BJP that has made a dalit the country's President and a person from backward class as the Prime Minister. He took a drag at Congress before ending his speech by saying, "The work for laying optical fibre began in 2011 under ...

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  • Macron: Trump pulling out of Iran deal 'could mean war'
Macron: Trump pulling out of Iran deal 'could mean war'

European countries that also signed the deal want to save the pact, as they think Iran is abiding by the terms of the deal. On Monday, he claimed that an Israeli raid in Tehran last January yielded a large cache of documents (some 55,000 pages and over 180 CDs worth of data) which proves that Iran has been secretly aiming to develop nuclear weapo...

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  • CRPF officer injured in ongoing gunfight at Chattabal Srinagar
CRPF officer injured in ongoing gunfight at Chattabal Srinagar

Muzaffarnagar The Station House Officer (SHO) of Chhapar police station in Muzaffarnagar district of Uttar Pradesh was suspended for allegedly making a casteist remark against a Dalit MLA of the ruling BJP. CRPF spokesperson Rajesh Yadav said that an assistant commandant of the force was hit in his toe during the encounter at Chattabal. Most shop...

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  • China secretly installs cruise missiles on South China Sea outposts
China secretly installs cruise missiles on South China Sea outposts

White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said: "We're well aware of China's militarisation of the South China Sea ". Although the report has not been confirmed, this can be the first Chinese missile deployments in the disputed Islands. A spokesperson for the Chinese Foreign Ministry Hua Chunying was quoted as saying that the installations represe...

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  • Amid Trump threats, Tehran says nuclear deal is all-or-nothing
Amid Trump threats, Tehran says nuclear deal is all-or-nothing

One EU diplomat said to the Financial Times: "Whatever the EU can do to protect its investment in Iran will not hold much sway if the U.S. reimposes sanctions". Relations could easily sink to the 2003 level, when the United States' bullheaded invasion of Iraq split the alliance. "In contrast, the U.S. has consistently violated the agreement, ...

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  • J&K: One killed, 4 injured in clashes with security forces in Shopian
J&K: One killed, 4 injured in clashes with security forces in Shopian

As the vehicle made its way to its destination, miscreants hurled stones at the bus. "School children attacked, tourists attacked, MLA's home petrol bombed". Inayat, another youth who was critically injured has been shifted to a hospital in Srinagar . "In our resistance movements we need to demonstrate our mature thinking and follow discipline",...

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  • States Sue Government Over New Car Emissions Standards
States Sue Government Over New Car Emissions Standards

California leads multistate coalition in... When the auto industry was on the ropes during the financial crisis ten years ago, the Obama administration in exchange for bailout funds extracted a promise from the vehicle companies that they would achieve a fleet-wide fuel efficiency of 54.5 miles per gallon on new cars by 2025.

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  • Newly released photos from video show police breaching Vegas shooter's room
Newly released photos from video show police breaching Vegas shooter's room

The officers race to several floors, issuing warnings to people in the lobby to take cover or run, with one shouting, "Lock the door, your door was open, there's someone shooting inside the casino". The videos record officers talking about whether there is evidence of a second shooter and finding Paddock's driver's licence. "I hope so, but wh...

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  • Nine dead in U.S. military plane crash
Nine dead in U.S. military plane crash

The debris field stretched 600 feet (183 metres) in diameter, Effingham County Sheriff's spokeswoman Gena Bilbo said. Motorist Mark Jones told the Savannah Morning News that he saw the plane hit the road right in front of him, about a mile (less than two kilometers) from the airport.

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  • Severe weather hits western, central Oklahoma
Severe weather hits western, central Oklahoma

No significant damage has been reported at this time. A National Weather Service damage assessment team from Pleasant Hill planned on touring the tornado site after dawn Thursday . Storms will be exiting KAKEland between 11 p.m. and midnight. The westbound lanes of the H.E. Bailey Turnpike near Newcastle were closed due to risky winds.

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  • Basque separatist group ETA says it has 'completely dissolved'
Basque separatist group ETA says it has 'completely dissolved'

A spokesman for the Basque regional government told the AP that it received ETA's letter "a few days earlier". Weakened in recent years by the arrests of its leaders in France , ETA announced a permanent ceasefire in 2011 and began formally surrendering its arms last year.

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  • TODAY'S FORECAST: Mostly sunny, high near 82
TODAY'S FORECAST: Mostly sunny, high near 82

South wind 15 to 22 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 31 miles per hour. Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. The high will be near 84 with a south southwest wind of 16 miles per hour, gusting as high as 29 miles per hour.

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  • Did Trump put North America's 2026 World Cup bid in jeopardy?
Did Trump put North America's 2026 World Cup bid in jeopardy?

Trump's comments came in the context of highlighting American assistance to Nigeria and follow a veiled threat to withhold U.S. Support from countries opposing the North American effort. "As a general rule, we can not comment on specific statements in connection with the bidding process", Federation Internationale de Football Association, the wor...

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  • Amazon expands Alexa hub in Boston with 2000 new jobs
Amazon expands Alexa hub in Boston with 2000 new jobs

Omnichannel powerhouse Amazon is planning to expand its Boston tech hub and hire on 2,000 employees across a range of roles, from machine learning to robotics. Recently named as the #1 most desirable workplace in the country as part of LinkedIn's annual survey, Amazon is committed to strengthening the talent pipeline for careers in the technology s...

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  • Ronny Jackson won't return as President Trump's White House doctor
Ronny Jackson won't return as President Trump's White House doctor

Jackson , a Navy rear admiral, withdrew his nomination following allegations he drank alcohol on the job, improperly prescribed and dispensed medications, and created a "toxic" work environment. There were no such findings, ' Trump tweeted . Trump had already singled out Senator Jon Tester, the top-ranking Democrat on the Senate Veterans' Affa...

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  • Twin blasts at mosque in northern Nigeria kill at least 24
Twin blasts at mosque in northern Nigeria kill at least 24

The blasts bore the hallmarks of Islamist militant group Boko Haram and follow Thursday's attack by the jihadist group on Maiduguri, the capital of neighbouring Borno state, which killed four people. He detonated his explosives "five minutes before the prayer started" at about 1:20 pm (1220 GMT). In a tweet on its handle, the presidency wrote: "T...

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  • High-rise building in Brazil collapses during fire
High-rise building in Brazil collapses during fire

The city and state governments have been working for years to forcibly remove squatters from buildings in central Sao Paulo, with plans for regenerating the area. "It felt like a tsunami when the building came down", a 58-year-old woman who lived on the fourth floor told Folha newspaper. "Others are less established and more precarious".

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  • The United States pushing Saudi Arabia to war against Iran
The United States pushing Saudi Arabia to war against Iran

Khamenei said one of the plans implemented by the Islamic Republic's enemies to confront Iran is "economic pressure". Commenting on the worldwide move aimed at containing Iran's regional threats, Khamenei said the Middle East wars were "the result of the American presence".

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  • PM Modi colluding with 'tainted party': CM Naidu
PM Modi colluding with 'tainted party': CM Naidu

Karnataka has Bangalore, Tamil Nadu has Chennai, Telangana has Hyderabad , Maharashtra has Mumbai, Gujarat has Ahmedabad, but shouldn't Andhra Pradesh have one such city? TDP General Secretary and IT Minister, Lokesh Naidu said that the BJP did injustice to AP by denying it Special Category Status (SCS), but accorded SCS to other states.

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  • After engine failure over Berks, flight crew to meet Trump
After engine failure over Berks, flight crew to meet Trump

Southwest Airlines has previously disclosed it is providing USD5,000 checks and USD1,000 vouchers to all passengers who were onboard the affected flight. Southwest Airlines CEO Gary Kelly said at a news conference that the twin-engine 737 had been inspected two days before the incident. The air carrier believed the FAA "vastly understated" the num...

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