Trump's threat of bill veto raises risk of another United States government shutdown

Since then, several temporary funding measures have been enacted. It was unclear how seriously Republican leaders took Trump's shutdown threat. The top four leaders of both House and Senate met Wednesday morning to try to seal the agreement. More..

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Big gains for BJP in Rajya Sabha elections
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Big gains for BJP in Rajya Sabha elections

Biennial elections was held on Friday for 25 Rajya Sabha seats in six states including Uttar Pradesh , West Bengal, Karnataka , Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh and Telangana. "As many as 18 Congress MLAs wanted to ...More..

Troopers to patrol at Florida school where massacre happened
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Troopers to patrol at Florida school where massacre happened

Trespassing is a misdemeanor that usually involves a $25 bond. "I appreciate the attempt, but I'd rather have common sense gun laws than a clear backpack", Hogg said . Lynda was also afraid of Nikolas and sa...More..

CWG: IOA, Sports Ministry at loggerheads
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

CWG: IOA, Sports Ministry at loggerheads

It's going well and, touch wood, I can keep the momentum going. She is also due to represent Australia in the 4x100m relay in what will be her fourth Commonwealth Games appearance. "I'm super excited! The A...More..

Sandy Hook survivor joins Parkland students to say 'Enough'
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Sandy Hook survivor joins Parkland students to say 'Enough'

Sophomore Gabe Glassman has been working with Youth Radio to report on the impact of the shooting on his friends and family. The mission statement on the organizers' website says the marches on Saturday are...More..

by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

South Africa tightens its hold on the Test

It shouldn't happen. You can have the banter, that's fine.banter is good-natured and fun by crowds. Rabada first helped Dean Elgar put on 50 for the Proteas ninth wicket that enabled them to stretch the ove...More..

New order bans transgender troops from military service
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

New order bans transgender troops from military service

According to poll from the Public Religion Research Institute , a nonpartisan research organization, Americans strongly support allowing transgender people to serve in the us military . Trump surprised the...More..

Blue Mountain superintendent: arming students with rocks comment 'out of context'
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Blue Mountain superintendent: arming students with rocks comment 'out of context'

According to KMOV, Helsel said teachers, staff and students have also received active shooter training, and one employee is trained as a security guard. "We understand that a gun is much more deadly than a sto...More..

U.S. warship sails near disputed South China Sea island, officials say
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

U.S. warship sails near disputed South China Sea island, officials say

Neither the Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs nor the Chinese Ministry of National Defense immediately responded to a request for comment. U.S. President Donald Trump and China's President Xi Jinping make j...More..

Trump praises Saudi crown prince over economic ties
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Trump praises Saudi crown prince over economic ties

Many analysts say bin Salman's trip has not much to do with the expansion of the already-flourishing ties between the two allies, but serves to help pave the young prince's way to the Saudi throne and introduc...More..

Paul McCartney makes heartfelt plea to end gun violence at #MarchForOurLives rally
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Paul McCartney makes heartfelt plea to end gun violence at #MarchForOurLives rally

Unfortunately, many of these people have heartbreaking stories to tell about how loved ones were killed from being shot, and Paul McCartney is among one of those storytellers. Lennon's wife, Yoko Ono , has n...More..

US President Trump blasts Former VP Joe Biden, calls him mentally weak
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

US President Trump blasts Former VP Joe Biden, calls him mentally weak

Noted counter-puncher Trump delivered a rapid-fire response on Twitter: "Crazy Joe Biden is trying to act like a tough guy". "Now, the idea that I would actually physically get in a contest with the preside...More..

Meghan Markle Hints at Having Babies of Her Own
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Meghan Markle Hints at Having Babies of Her Own

But fear not, royal wedding fans, it wasn't Meghan Markle's cold feet that were freaking him out, it was some fake ones. During the dynamic duo's first official visit to Ireland , Prince Harry and Mark...More..

Hundreds gather to leave second pocket in Syria's Ghouta
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Hundreds gather to leave second pocket in Syria's Ghouta

Whilst events further north in Douma city might yet take on a full military character, it appears that the insurgent presence there will be mostly sorted through diplomatic means at this point. "We hate the f...More..

Iranian hackers targeted Hawaii state computers
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Iranian hackers targeted Hawaii state computers

The Iranian defendants, accused of working at the behest of the Iranian government-tied Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps , hacked the computer systems of about 320 universities in the USA and overseas to ...More..

Poisoned Russian spy 'begged Putin for a pardon'
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Poisoned Russian spy 'begged Putin for a pardon'

Theresa May and European Union leaders have blamed the Russian state for the attack but Moscow has repeatedly denied any involvement. Skripal was "shunned" after being convicted of treason and his old classma...More..

Black Roommate Of The Austin Bomber Was Held Overnight By Police
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Black Roommate Of The Austin Bomber Was Held Overnight By Police

FedEx revealed that the two packages were shipped by the same person. After a fifth explosion Monday at a FedEx processing center outside San Antonio, authorities finally got their big break. It's unclear ...More..

Palestinian Ahed El-Tamimi Jailed for 8 Months in a Plea Deal
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Palestinian Ahed El-Tamimi Jailed for 8 Months in a Plea Deal

Nariman Tamimi was arrested one day after Ahed and later charged with "incitement" for filming and publishing Ahed's now famous incident with the soldiers who were raiding her hometown of Nabi Saleh, in the cen...More..

Anadolu Agency films YPG/PKK tunnels in Syria's Afrin
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Anadolu Agency films YPG/PKK tunnels in Syria's Afrin

The letter say, " Syria condemns the Turkish occupation of Afrin and the crimes it is committing there, and demands the invading forces immediately withdraw from the Syrian territory they occupied". Damascus h...More..

Trump signs budget bill after threatening veto
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Trump signs budget bill after threatening veto

Trump, meanwhile, has tried to pin the failure to reach a DACA deal on Democrats, arguing, "They don't want DACA" and are merely trying to use the issue as "a political football". The government faces a midni...More..

Mayawati frustrated over RS poll defeat: BJP
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Mayawati frustrated over RS poll defeat: BJP

Despite the Bahujan Samaj Party suffering a loss in the Rajya Sabha polls where it failed to get its lone candidate to the Upper House, the party seems to be in no mood to break its alliance with the Samajwa...More..

March for Our Lives protests on gun control taking place nationwide
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

March for Our Lives protests on gun control taking place nationwide

Gun violence was also fresh for some in the Washington crowd: Ayanne Johnson of Great Mills High in Maryland held a sign declaring, "I March for Jaelynn", honoring Jaelynn Willey, who died Thursday two day...More..

Family of four on dream holiday to Mexico found dead in villa
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Family of four on dream holiday to Mexico found dead in villa

Fry said the family often welcomed the team's basketball players into their home for dinner and holidays. Baldwin called his longtime pal and racing comrade "a great competitor" who was well-liked by his peer...More..

Russian Federation brands Boris Johnson's Nazi comparison 'utterly disgusting'
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Russian Federation brands Boris Johnson's Nazi comparison 'utterly disgusting'

I think it's an emetic prospect, frankly, to think of Putin glorying in this sporting event'. Mr Johnson told the MPs that he was "deeply concerned" at the treatment travelling England fans would likely recei...More..

Minnesota teen crashes into exam building during driver's test
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Minnesota teen crashes into exam building during driver's test

She was not hurt, but her vehicle suffered significant damage, the chief said. It sounds nearly too ridiculous to ever have actually happened, but one bungling 17-year-old managed it when she tried to commenc...More..

Armed robbery victim crashes in escape attempt
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Armed robbery victim crashes in escape attempt

Police Wednesday were searching for a robber who allegedly used a demand note and then flashed a handgun at an incredulous victim while robbing a cellphone retail store in southeast San Diego's Jamacha- Lomita ...More..

Scientists Are Rushing to Save These 15 Beached Whales in Australia
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Scientists Are Rushing to Save These 15 Beached Whales in Australia

Authorities and trained volunteers were trying to save 15 in shallow waters. Scientists have not yet concluded the cause of the situation, but mass beachings, particularly involving long- and short-finned pil...More..

White House to Begin Investigation on President's Leaked Briefing Papers
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

White House to Begin Investigation on President's Leaked Briefing Papers

Officials, speaking on condition of anonymity, told AFP that a hunt for the leaker was underway. One senior USA official attributed Trump's resistance to guidance that he should distance himself from Putin to...More..

Peru President steps down over vote-buying scandal
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Peru President steps down over vote-buying scandal

Kuczynski survived an impeachment vote in December after Kenji Fujimori led block of lawmakers to resist pressure from Popular Force to vote to remove the president. The impeachment request against Kuczyn...More..

Hamas names suspect in bomb attack on prime minister
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Hamas names suspect in bomb attack on prime minister

The attempted assassination of Hamdallah has rapidly deteriorated relations between Hamas and Fatah, who, in 2017, signed a reconciliation agreement after almost a decade of operating as a two parallel govern...More..