Google honours influential Russian mathematician, Olga Ladyzhenskaya

The doodle , celebrating her work on partial differential equations and fluid dynamics, features in yellow, brown and orange - an elliptical shape, indicative of her work involving linear and quasilinear elliptic equations. Her work on fluid dynamic... More..

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Trump's Saudi envoy pick: U.S. needs 'strong and mature partnership' with Riyadh

Among those were the torturing of women's activists and a USA citizen and the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi . While Abizaid on Wednesday called for accountability for the murder of Khashoggi -...More..

Teen to sue abortion clinic after his girlfriend terminates baby
by | Thursday, March 07, 2019

Teen to sue abortion clinic after his girlfriend terminates baby

The memorandum, as quoted by Helms and available to the public, says, "during the first trimester of pregnancy, Baby Roe's mother aborted Baby Roe". Hannah Ford, a spokeswoman for Personhood Alabama, an antia...More..

Thai party that nominated a princess for PM has been dissolved
by | Thursday, March 07, 2019

Thai party that nominated a princess for PM has been dissolved

Standing outside the court, the party leader, Preechapol Pongpanich, said: "We all had good intentions for the country". Thai Raksa Chart was running in nearly 200 constituencies, and had expected to take bet...More..

Turkey buying Russian S-400s a done deal: Erdoğan
by | Thursday, March 07, 2019

Turkey buying Russian S-400s a done deal: Erdoğan

In January, Cavusoglu said that Ankara was ready to consider the USA proposal on deliveries of the Patriot air defence systems, but refused to abandon the S-400 missile systems deal with Russian Federation as a...More..

China accuses US of double standards over Huawei claims
by | Thursday, March 07, 2019

China accuses US of double standards over Huawei claims

The United States wants to put her on trial on fraud charges for alleged Iran sanctions-busting and lying to U.S. banks about it. Both Canadians held in China are accused of spying and gathering sensitive i...More..

Police confirm Glasgow University package linked to London 'bombs'
by | Thursday, March 07, 2019

Police confirm Glasgow University package linked to London 'bombs'

Police Scotland Assistant Chief Constable Steve Johnson said that the package found at Glasgow University was not opened and no one was injured. "As such, classes in these buildings have been cancelled for t...More..

18 injured in grenade attack in occupied Kashmir
by | Thursday, March 07, 2019

18 injured in grenade attack in occupied Kashmir

Thursday's is the third such attack at the Jammu General Bus Stand by militants in the last nine months. Mohammad Sharik, 17, a resident of Hardiwar in Uttarakhand, who was among 33 people brought to the ho...More..

State Lawmaker Plans Bill To End Daylight Saving Time In PA
by | Thursday, March 07, 2019

State Lawmaker Plans Bill To End Daylight Saving Time In PA

Marco Rubio reintroduced a 2019 version of the Sunshine Protection Act on Wednesday, a bill which would make Daylight Saving Time year-round. Daylight Saving Time could be made permanent across the ent...More..

Saudi Journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s Murder: Lack of Information Irks US Senators
by | Thursday, March 07, 2019

Saudi Journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s Murder: Lack of Information Irks US Senators

The blame for Khashoggi's murder has been laid at the feet of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman, though the prince and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia deny any involvement by the prince, claiming instead that ...More..

US trade deficit reached a record high past year
by | Thursday, March 07, 2019

US trade deficit reached a record high past year

In addition to a record trade gap in goods with China , the imbalance reached new peaks with Mexico ($81.5 billion) and the European Union ($169.3 billion). Exports also rose, but not enough to chip away at th...More..

Lightning strikes and rain hit the Central Coast, incredible photos
by | Thursday, March 07, 2019

Lightning strikes and rain hit the Central Coast, incredible photos

The National Weather Service said that almost 1,500 pulses of lightning were recorded in just five minutes. Santa Barbara County officials are lifting all evacuation orders as of 8 a.m. We get rain - and ...More..

Johnny Bobbitt: Two admit GoFundMe hoax about homeless man
by | Thursday, March 07, 2019

Johnny Bobbitt: Two admit GoFundMe hoax about homeless man

Bobbitt pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit money laundering, while McClure pleaded guilty to wire fraud conspiracy, the station reported. McClure, Bobbitt and McClure's ex-boyfriend, Mark D'Amico, also ar...More..

'Hazardous pests' found in Canadian canola import samples: China
by | Thursday, March 07, 2019

'Hazardous pests' found in Canadian canola import samples: China

The latest suspension was completely "reasonable and legal" and aimed at protecting the health and safety of Chinese citizens, Lu said. The Chinese spokesman said his government's decision "is definitely well...More..

'Arrogant' father guilty of plotting acid attack on three-year-old son
by | Thursday, March 07, 2019

'Arrogant' father guilty of plotting acid attack on three-year-old son

The father, stung by his wife walking out on him in 2016, enlisted others to attack his son in a bid to make it look like the boy's mother was unfit to care for him. The attack happened at 2.16pm on Saturday Ju...More..

This Church In Canada Is Offering
by | Thursday, March 07, 2019

This Church In Canada Is Offering "Drive-Thru Blessings" For Ash Wednesday

The Catholic Bishops Conference of Nigerian (CBCN) has announced that Catholics in Nigeria would on Wednesday join their counterparts worldwide to mark the 2019 Ash Wednesday , and the beginning of the Lent Se...More..

Venezuela expels German ambassador for backing Guaido
by | Thursday, March 07, 2019

Venezuela expels German ambassador for backing Guaido

It gave Kriener 48 hours to leave the country. Kriener, who assumed the post only past year, was among a group of Western diplomats who greeted self-proclaimed interim President Juan Guaido at the Caracas a...More..

Senator McSally, ex-Air Force pilot, says officer raped her
by | Thursday, March 07, 2019

Senator McSally, ex-Air Force pilot, says officer raped her

She testified that she blamed herself, adding, "I was ashamed and confused". "I was horrified at how my attempt to share generally my experiences was handled", McSally said. "To be a voice from within the ran...More..

DNC Says It Will Exclude Fox News From Televising 2020 Debates
by | Thursday, March 07, 2019

DNC Says It Will Exclude Fox News From Televising 2020 Debates

But there is another important connection between the White House and Fox News. "Therefore, FOX News will not serve as a media partner for the 2020 Democratic primary debates", the statement adds . News chan...More..

Dems grill Nielsen for 'caging' children at border
by | Wednesday, March 06, 2019

Dems grill Nielsen for 'caging' children at border

Nielsen then cut in, telling Thompson that the detainment policy "was not as [Rice] described it". Nielsen asked for the chance to respond, but Chairman Bennie Thompson (D-MS) ruled that since Green ha...More..

Chris Watts' daughter, 4, witnessed him strangling wife, lawyer says
by | Wednesday, March 06, 2019

Chris Watts' daughter, 4, witnessed him strangling wife, lawyer says

Our understanding is that he is now remorseful, and he's found God'. According to CNN, the CBI said a written report and audio file from that interview would be released on Thursday. There, he smothered Celes...More..

R. Kelly says surviving childhood abuse has not affected his behavior
by | Wednesday, March 06, 2019

R. Kelly says surviving childhood abuse has not affected his behavior

The interview was conducted on Tuesday and lasted almost 80 minutes. King asked Kelly about his rough childhood and his story of surviving years of sexual abuse. When you beat something you beat it. When Ki...More..

Britain's May Visits Salisbury On First Anniversary Of Novichok Poisoning
by | Wednesday, March 06, 2019

Britain's May Visits Salisbury On First Anniversary Of Novichok Poisoning

The source said lines of inquiry included looking at movements, described as "frantic and unprecedented", which were observed at the time, adding: "As would be expected, the United Kingdom security services hav...More..

Uber not criminally liable in fatal 2018 Arizona self-driving crash: prosecutors
by | Wednesday, March 06, 2019

Uber not criminally liable in fatal 2018 Arizona self-driving crash: prosecutors

The National Transportation Safety Board released a preliminary report in May saying the autonomous driving system on Uber's Volvo XC-90 SUV spotted Herzberg before hitting her, but didn't stop because the syst...More..

Cruise Ship Rocked By Strong Gust Of Wind
by | Wednesday, March 06, 2019

Cruise Ship Rocked By Strong Gust Of Wind

The company said those injured received "immediate attention" and were treated by medical staff. "Chairs, tables, glass, people went flying to one side of the ship", another passenger wrote . Despite minor mes...More..

by | Wednesday, March 06, 2019

Prime minister’s Regina trip cancelled in favour of private meetings in Ottawa

Wilson-Raybould was moved to the veterans affairs post in a small cabinet shuffle in mid-January - a move she believes was punishment for not acquiescing to the pressure. He has said he totally disagrees with W...More..

Grieving widow of Alabama tornado victim speaks amid devastation
by | Wednesday, March 06, 2019

Grieving widow of Alabama tornado victim speaks amid devastation

These latest tornadoes appear to have caused the highest death toll since 35 people were killed in Arkansas and MS in April 2014. Some homes were reduced to concrete slabs. Officials say they hope to be able to...More..

Former Colorado governor John Hickenlooper joins race for president
by | Wednesday, March 06, 2019

Former Colorado governor John Hickenlooper joins race for president

Five years later, he appeared in a shower, fully clothed, for another TV spot. He later attended the Haverford School, a selective private school, and left the state to attend college at Wesleyan University in ...More..

Man mauled to death by his pet lion inside its cage
by | Wednesday, March 06, 2019

Man mauled to death by his pet lion inside its cage

It's reported that the 34-year-old man owned the nine-year-old lion and a two-year-old lioness for breeding. Prasek bought the male lion in 2016 and the lioness in 2018. A lack of alternative facilities in th...More..

Putin suspends Russia's obligations under 1987 nuclear pact
by | Wednesday, March 06, 2019

Putin suspends Russia's obligations under 1987 nuclear pact

Russian President Vladimir Putin has officially suspended the country's participation in a key Cold War-era nuclear arms-control treaty with the United States . Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph F. Dunford,...More..