• 'American Idol' Final Two Maddie Poppe and Caleb Hutchinson Talk Secret Romance
'American Idol' Final Two Maddie Poppe and Caleb Hutchinson Talk Secret Romance

The popular and catchy tune is featured on the 52-year-old's fourth studio album, True Believers , which was released back in 2013. Last night, " American Idol " top 2 contestants Caleb Lee Hutchinson and Maddie Poppe broke some big romance news! Poppe and Hutchinson had a very special onstage moment when they announced they had been secre...

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  • M&S to close 100 United Kingdom stores by 2022
M&S to close 100 United Kingdom stores by 2022

M&S, one of the best known names in British retail, said it made a pretax profit before one-off items of 580.9 million pounds in the year to March 31. Excluding the restructuring charge, the stores group's adjusted pre-tax profit was down 5.4% to £580.9mln from £613.8mln past year, weighed by a 140 basis points drop in the food gross margin as a re...

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  • Steph Curry's mom was not impressed he dropped F-bombs
Steph Curry's mom was not impressed he dropped F-bombs

Game 4 of the Western Conference Finals is set for Tuesday at 9 p.m. EST. Curry is scoring 30.3 points on an average of 18 shots in three playoff games. He said the moment got the best of him. The Celtics will be better at home in Game 5 - they have not lost in TD Garden all postseason - but if this thing goes seven, it's a risky thing when the...

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  • Pence says Venezuela vote a 'sham'
Pence says Venezuela vote a 'sham'

In the last opinion polls before the vote, the pair were running neck-and-neck. Falcon was joined in his call for a new election by third-place finisher Javier Bertucci , who got around 11 percent of the vote. Venezuela's other main political parties boycotted the vote. He said Venezuelans would provide an example of democracy to the world and...

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  • Manhattan lawyer filmed threatening Spanish-speaking staff at NY restaurant
Manhattan lawyer filmed threatening Spanish-speaking staff at NY restaurant

Aaron Schlossberg could now face even more consequences. The footage shows a customer berating staff for speaking Spanish at the premises in Manhattan. In one, filmed in May 2017, shows Mr Schlossberg with other Trump supporters swearing at a group of ultra-Orthodox Jews who opposed the state of Israel.

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  • Senate Confirms Gina Haspel to Lead CIA Despite Torture Concerns
Senate Confirms Gina Haspel to Lead CIA Despite Torture Concerns

In a Twitter message, Trump congratulated Haspel on her confirmation. The mainstream press and liberal critics have argued that Haspel's role in "harsh interrogation programs" should exclude her from the job. Haspel is now the CIA's deputy director. Since joining the CIA in 1985, just a few years out of college, she has held some 20 separat...

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  • CARICOM calls for restraint in Israel-Palestine conflict
CARICOM calls for restraint in Israel-Palestine conflict

Bardawil did not elaborate on whether the 50 were fighters or associates, and his number could not be verified. We must strive for a future where Israel and Palestine thrive as States in which all are equally respected, and where civil society is able to play its constructive role.

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  • Oil price climbs above $80
Oil price climbs above $80

Global efforts to reduce air pollution has lifted the hopes of oil traders, as new shipping regulations are expected to boost demand for lower sulfur fuels, raising demand for crude, as the bank's analysts report. "OPEC and Russian Federation have been implementing their policies efficiently", Pouyanne said, referring to the Organisation of the Pet...

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  • Putin Puts Russian Warships On 'Permanent Standby' Near Syria
Putin Puts Russian Warships On 'Permanent Standby' Near Syria

Putin congratulated Assad on what he said were considerable achievements by the Syrian armed forces against terrorist units. Russian Federation has been a key ally of Assad throughout the seven-year Syrian civil war when many other countries, including the United Kingdom, wanted to remove him from power.

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  • Ramadan 2018 to begin on Thursday, moon sighted in India
Ramadan 2018 to begin on Thursday, moon sighted in India

Opposition Leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar urged for Muslims to practice spiritual reflection as the season of Ramadan begins. Ramadan is a staple of the Muslim faith, though various people in various sects in various parts of the world all observe it differently.

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  • Authorities investigate California explosion as intentional
Authorities investigate California explosion as intentional

One woman was killed and three others were injured during the Tuesday afternoon explosion at a medical office building in Aliso Viejo. Krajnyak, a married mother-of-one of Coto de Caza, Orange County, was a licensed cosmetologist who ran day spa Magyar Kozmetika out of the first floor of the building.

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  • EPA chief to face fresh questions about spending in senate hearing
EPA chief to face fresh questions about spending in senate hearing

Hart, who's a lobbyist, and then you rent a room from him at a pretty good deal?" But you have to fly first class? "Oh c'mon", Leahy said. A whistleblower said Pruitt lied about not retaliating against aides who questioned his decisions. "These are cuts that I can not support", Murkowski said. But Pruitt downplayed his own roles in several instan...

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  • North Korea has begun dismantling nuclear test site
North Korea has begun dismantling nuclear test site

KCNA said journalists, including from the United States and South Korea, would be invited to cover the event, to "show in a transparent manner the dismantlement of the northern nuclear test ground to be carried out". It is also one of eight countries with nuclear test capacity, including the United States, China and Iran, which have so far failed...

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  • Haspel Wins Backing of Senate Panel for CIA Post
Haspel Wins Backing of Senate Panel for CIA Post

After a lifetime spent in the clandestine service, nearly nothing was known about Haspel, even what she looked like, until a sketchy official biography and a few photographs were released in the last two months. Ron Wyden, D-Ore. Haspel's letter came after Republican Sen. Rand Paul (Ky.)-are openly opposing Haspel. Along with the absence of...

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  • Guatemala Becomes Second Country To Move Israeli Embassy To Jerusalem
Guatemala Becomes Second Country To Move Israeli Embassy To Jerusalem

The event marks the day when Israel was created in the midst of a violent campaign that led to the expulsion of hundreds of thousands of Palestinians from their homeland. The Palestinians, who seek East Jerusalem as capital of their hoped-for state, vehemently oppose the U.S. Embassy's relocation from Tel Aviv, seeing it as a one-sided move that in...

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  • Teacher 'Suspended For Relationship With Teen' Shot Dead Outside Mum's House
Teacher 'Suspended For Relationship With Teen' Shot Dead Outside Mum's House

Police are working to retrieve information from a cell phone after a woman was gunned down in her driveway in Aliquippa. DelTondo's death comes just six months after the Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School teacher was suspended from her job over a leaked police report.

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  • Deputy who failed to confront Parkland school shooter getting $8k monthly pension
Deputy who failed to confront Parkland school shooter getting $8k monthly pension

It just doesn't seem right, does it? Despite Peterson's cowardly actions, his former employer has continued to support him, stating, "the allegations that Mr. In response to the Herald/Times request for a response, Scott's office said: "Because no charges have been filed, the state is required to provide his pension under Florida law but our agen...

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  • California Energy Commission Adopts Standards Requiring Solar Systems for New Homes
California Energy Commission Adopts Standards Requiring Solar Systems for New Homes

The installed power capacity of solar power increased from 939 megawatts to 2,978 megawatts year on year, representing a 217 percent rise, according to data released on Monday by Turkey's Energy Market Regulatory Authority (EMRA). "Under these new standards, buildings will perform better than ever, at the same time they contribute to a reliable gri...

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  • United States first lady Melania Trump undergoes kidney surgery
United States first lady Melania Trump undergoes kidney surgery

President Donald Trump tweeted Monday evening he was headed to visit the first lady at Walter Reed, saying she was "in good spirits". Mrs. Trump is now recovering at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center. They have a 12-year-old son named Barron. The "treatment of choice" is to cut off the blood supply to shrink the growth, said Dr. ...

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  • Philippines chief justice, Duterte's critic, expelled by Supreme Court colleagues
Philippines chief justice, Duterte's critic, expelled by Supreme Court colleagues

Sereno has the integrity to qualify her to hold the highest position in the Judiciary", De Castro said. More than how she voted for or against President Duterte, more than her " proclivity to lie, mislead ", more than her " lack of candor and forthrightness " in explaining why she failed to submit her net worth and liabilities statement as a prof...

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  • Peace Officers Memorial Day Observed on Wednesday
Peace Officers Memorial Day Observed on Wednesday

Lt. Aaron Lloyd Crook's name was added to the National Law Enforcement Memorial in Washington, D.C. The ceremony was part of the 30th Annual Candlelight Vigil. Tarness, who was accompanied by fellow Methuen officers David Souther and Greg Pekarski, said he believes attendance is important "because it recognizes the sacrifice and shows support for f...

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  • Late-Night Hosts Tee Off on Opening of US Embassy in Jerusalem
Late-Night Hosts Tee Off on Opening of US Embassy in Jerusalem

Meanwhile, NAIJ.com previously reported that President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday, April 30, said he avoided bringing up President Donald Trump's alleged vulgar remarks about African countries when the two presidents met at the White House because he was not sure his American counterpart truly made comment.

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  • Vodafone sees turnaround as profits for 2018 hit £2.5bn
Vodafone sees turnaround as profits for 2018 hit £2.5bn

Vodafone said the appointments followed an internal and external search for candidates. The mobile customer base doubled from 269 million to 536 million during his tenure, and the company added almost 20 million broadband customers. This has led to a mixed full year to 31 March 2018 operating performance, although one that looks pretty decent over...

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  • Taliban battle into west Afghan city in new crisis for government
Taliban battle into west Afghan city in new crisis for government

Officials have warned of a deteriorating security situation as insurgents have entered the capital several times. Poor coordination among security forces and the Taliban's access to more sophisticated weapons have been cited as major factors in the militants' advance.

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  • Iran official says Europe has 60 days to give nuclear 'guarantees'
Iran official says Europe has 60 days to give nuclear 'guarantees'

Making the rounds on the Sunday morning shows, National Security Adviser John Bolton expressed hope that European countries would follow President Trump's lead and exit the Iran nuclear deal. 'Do we accept extraterritorial sanctions? But the measures have never been used and may be hard to enforce, while European Union companies could still fac...

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  • Facebook suspends about 200 apps that may have misused data
Facebook suspends about 200 apps that may have misused data

GSR developed a Facebook app that reportedly collected data from people who signed up to use the app as well as information from their Facebook friends, without the explicit approval of all involved. The document revealed that political consultancy AggregateIQ spent around 1.6 million United States dollars (£1.2 million) on adverts from the Vote ...

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  • Florida Governor Rick Scott will attend embassy opening in Jerusalem
Florida Governor Rick Scott will attend embassy opening in Jerusalem

Despite Palestinian outrage over Monday's opening of the U.S. embassy in Jerusalem , Washington's ambassador to Israel said that there is still hope for peace in the region. No-show nations withheld comment on Sunday. Mr Trump himself will not be there. On Sunday, scuffles broke out between Israelis visiting the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound in east...

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  • Gun battle between security forces & militants in Afghanistan
Gun battle between security forces & militants in Afghanistan

Fourty-two people were also wounded. Terrified employees flung themselves from windows to escape as security forces battled the attackers for more than four hours, before all four of them were killed, Khogyani said. Both the Taliban and a local Islamic State affiliate have carried out numerous attacks in Nangarhar. Militants have staged several...

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  • Surabaya church attacks: Indonesian family of bombers 'had been to Syria'
Surabaya church attacks: Indonesian family of bombers 'had been to Syria'

At least 41 people were injured in the attacks, which Indonesia's president condemned as "barbaric". The latest bomb explosion occurred at 9:20 p.m. A street merchant outside the church said she was blown several meters by the blast. "One was wearing black trousers and one with a backpack", a merchant known only as Samsia told the AP.

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  • Zarif embarks on journey to save nuclear deal by first visiting China
Zarif embarks on journey to save nuclear deal by first visiting China

As he arrived in Beijing, Zarif said Tehran was "ready for all option (s)", according to the semi-official ISNA news agency. "Iran has asked the European Union and particularly Germany, France and Britain to announce as soon as possible their stand on how Iran's interests can be fulfilled and guaranteed under the nuclear agreement after America...

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  • Nurul Izzah: Anwar out of jail Tuesday
Nurul Izzah: Anwar out of jail Tuesday

Mohamad sacked him in 1998. This means a full pardon. When asked if Anwar would be getting a full pardon, she answered "Yes". Anwar, who is serving a five-year prison sentence, is scheduled to be released on June 8. "In the case of foreign affairs, we want to maintain good relations with all countries regardless of their policies", he said. ...

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  • North Korea Sets Official Date to Dismantle Nuclear Site
North Korea Sets Official Date to Dismantle Nuclear Site

The dismantling of the site reportedly will happen in less than two weeks. Journalists from other countries, including the United States and South Korea, will be invited to cover the event. "It will make it more hard for Kim Jong Un to deny inspections now that he has placed them on the table". However, in spite of its pledge to stop testin...

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  • Nine Inch Nails to play Boston
Nine Inch Nails to play Boston

However, the big news of the tour is that Trent Reznor and company have decided not to do ANY digital sales, and only provide physical tickets, with a maximum of four being sold per person at a physical box office. "Everything about the process sucks and everyone loses except the reseller. We've chose to try and do something different that will a...

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  • David Goodall's death a final contribution to society, says daughter
David Goodall's death a final contribution to society, says daughter

Goodall was not terminally ill, but his health had deteriorated badly in recent years, according to The New York Times. A doctor put a cannula in his arm, and Goodall turned a wheel to allow the solution to flow, Exit International said. I'm content to leave them undone, he added. Mr Goodall's last meal was his favourite - fish and chips and ch...

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  • Homeland Security Chief Nearly Resigned This Week
Homeland Security Chief Nearly Resigned This Week

The White House declined specific comment on whether Trump berated Nielsen, her assumed resignation letter and on whether Trump maintained confidence in Nielsen, who shot at DHS in December. The New York Times , which first reported Thursday afternoon that Trump had berated Nielsen, said that she had told colleagues she was close to resigning, ci...

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  • Police officer suspended for rough treatment of 65-year-old woman — GRAPHIC
Police officer suspended for rough treatment of 65-year-old woman — GRAPHIC

You can watch the video below. Video shows Legg then grab the woman's arm and shoulder, and she starts to scream. The 65-year-old woman was pulled over after an Alpharetta police officer saw her vehicle drift into another lane, almost causing a collision, the department said in a Facebook post.

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  • Teenager arrested after classmate shot with rifle at high school
Teenager arrested after classmate shot with rifle at high school

Deputies were still searching Highland High School in Palmdale, California, around 8:15 a.m. local time (1515 GMT), a little more than an hour after the reports first arrived. WATCH: Sheriff's spokesman discusses school shooting in Palmdale "A bunch of kids started running out to me, towards me, with very panicked looks on their faces", Alexander ...

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  • Trump seeks to make pharmaceutical companies competitive, lower drug prices
Trump seeks to make pharmaceutical companies competitive, lower drug prices

Many of those ideas would require legislation and congressional approval. One big idea not included in the blueprint is a call for the federal government to have Medicare negotiate drug prices. Those steps include: requiring insurers to share rebates from drug companies with Medicare patients and changing the way Medicare pays for high-priced dru...

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  • Toxic gas warning in Hawaii
Toxic gas warning in Hawaii

Officials stress residents of the Kilauea summit area should learn about the hazards of ashfall, stay informed about the status of the volcano and area closures, and review family and business emergency plans. Park officials say they fear a once-in-a-century steam explosion inside of Halemaumau Crater. Volcanoes National Park was closed on Friday...

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  • Bodies Recovered After Dam Burst In Kenya
Bodies Recovered After Dam Burst In Kenya

Rongai OCPD Japheth Kioko, confirmed that the number is likely to increase as search and rescue operations are still underway. Nakuru lies in the heart of Kenya's fertile Rift Valley, home to thousands of commercial farms that grow everything from French beans to macadamia nuts to cut flowers, almost all of which are exported to Europe.

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