Uber exits Southeast Asia; will not impact India operations

The industry's first big consolidation in Southeast Asia, home to about 640 million people, puts pressure on Indonesia's Go-Jek, which is backed by Alphabet Inc's Google and China's Tencent Holdings Ltd. The payments processing licence will ensure th... More..

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by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

At least 48 dead, scores missing in Siberia shopping centre fire

Smoke rises above a multi-story shopping center in the Siberian city of Kemerovo , about 3,000 kilometers (1,900 miles) east of Moscow , Russia , on Sunday, March 25, 2018. The fire has been contained, the f...More..

France shooting: Partner of attacker detained
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

France shooting: Partner of attacker detained

He shot at police officers before hiding in the supermarket, taking several people hostage. Police have detained a 17-year-old boy, who was allegedly a friend of Lakdim, in connection with the terror attack. ...More..

by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Cambridge Analytica worked with Congress in India: UK whistleblower

But election rigging was not particularly profitable, so, Wiley said, Cambridge Analytica made its real money by introducing top government officials to African businessmen in what he dubbed a "privatized col...More..

Russian shopping mall inferno toll 64
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Russian shopping mall inferno toll 64

The first reports of the fire at the Winter Cherry mall started coming in on Sunday afternoon, reports Sputnik news. The fire, one of the deadliest in Russian Federation since the breakup of the Soviet Unio...More..

Governor Cuomo Says Jews Can't Dance While At Black Church
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Governor Cuomo Says Jews Can't Dance While At Black Church

Sheinkopf here in the front row moving to the music", Cuomo said. A Cuomo spokeswoman later told the New York Post the governor was poking fun at himself and a longtime friend. "But also, when things li...More..

Warmer Weather on the Way
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Warmer Weather on the Way

Heavy rain is likely. TODAY: Mostly sunny with late afternoon clouds rolling in. Starting off with showers across the Valley this morning, as temperatures are into the upper 40s and low 50s across the a...More..

'Suspicious packages' prompt investigations at DC area military installations
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

'Suspicious packages' prompt investigations at DC area military installations

As reported by Vox , the first package apparently arrived at the National Defense University at Fort McNair in Washington at around 8:30 in the morning. Howard in a statement. Citing NBC reporter Pete Wi...More..

Kenyan opposition lawyer denied entry at airport
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Kenyan opposition lawyer denied entry at airport

They also want the court to stop any attempts by the government to deport him again and that his Canadian passport be returned untampered. The rival politicians vowed to unify the country after elections a ye...More..

EC Constitutes Panel to Probe Leak of Karnataka Poll Dates
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

EC Constitutes Panel to Probe Leak of Karnataka Poll Dates

The assembly elections have become a do or die for the Congress which is in power in the state. After being questioned over how he managed to get the election dates before EC announced it, Malviya attribute...More..

Two charged after Holocaust survivor stabbed and burned to death in Paris
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Two charged after Holocaust survivor stabbed and burned to death in Paris

French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian, who is in Israel on an official visit, said Monday afternoon following a meeting in Jerusalem with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu that France needs to "continu...More..

by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

White House: We Didn't Add Census Question

Stormy Daniels, whose real name is Stephanie Clifford, said she had consensual unprotected sex with Mr Trump once, in a hotel room during a celebrity golf tournament in Lake Tahoe, California, in July 2006. And...More..

China's space lab Tiangong-1 expected to fall to earth this week
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

China's space lab Tiangong-1 expected to fall to earth this week

China has recently put the space station into "sleep mode" ahead of it de-orbitization and its replacement with a new model. It is due to the Maltese scientists' efforts that for the first time a multi-pix...More..

No charges to be filed in Alton Sterling case, according to family
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

No charges to be filed in Alton Sterling case, according to family

Outrage over Sterling's death led to renewed Black Lives Matter protests across the nation. The Tuesday revelation came as Landry announced there would be no criminal charges against the two officers in the...More..

Israeli military captures 3 armed infiltrators from Gaza
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Israeli military captures 3 armed infiltrators from Gaza

Commenting on Tuesday's incident, MK Haim Yellin (Yesh Atid) said that the incident was "a serious breach of security". Abu Ubaida, spokesman of the Hamas armed wing, said no rockets were fired into Israel....More..

by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Britain calls for long-term response to Russian Federation after spy poisoning

The Kremlin has accused Britain of whipping up an anti-Russia campaign and sought to cast doubt on the British analysis that Moscow was responsible. In his article for The Times , Johnson said the attack fel...More..

Father of Orlando nightclub attacker was Federal Bureau of Investigation informer
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Father of Orlando nightclub attacker was Federal Bureau of Investigation informer

Seddique Mir Mateen, father of Omar Mateen, the shooter of the Pulse nightclub massacre, talks to reporters in Fort Pierce, Florida, June 15, 2016. Mateen was killed during the attack. According to Ms Salman's ...More..

JD Sports expands to the United States with £394m acquisition
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

JD Sports expands to the United States with £394m acquisition

The deal, which requires the approval of both companies' shareholders, is expected to complete no earlier than June. Finish Line , which operates concessions in Macy's department stores, is "thrilled" to par...More..

McConnell announces hemp legislation with Ky. Ag. Commissioner
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

McConnell announces hemp legislation with Ky. Ag. Commissioner

Furnish said his family has reaped profits of about $2,000 per acre for hemp grown for dietary supplements, better than what they've made from tobacco, he said. Since the 2014 federal Farm Bill allowed experi...More..

Lawmakers advance bill expanding medical marijuana program in NJ
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Lawmakers advance bill expanding medical marijuana program in NJ

Currently, 30 states place no restrictions on the amount of THC allowed in medical marijuana, including those where recreational use of the drug is legal. Under House File 524, which was signed into law in May ...More..

Trump signs trillion dollar spending bill despite veto threat
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Trump signs trillion dollar spending bill despite veto threat

But the President soured on the $1.6 billion earmarked for his contentious border wall, saying that it's not enough. That's much less than the $25 billion Trump wants. President Donald Trump has defended hi...More..

China's opening up not forced by external pressure: commerce minister
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

China's opening up not forced by external pressure: commerce minister

Beijing has responded with plans to target $3 billion worth of USA products and warnings that it's ready to inflict more pain. The WSJ said Mnuchin is also considering a Beijing trip to continue the ta...More..

Automakers benefit from revised US-South Korea trade deal
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Automakers benefit from revised US-South Korea trade deal

The U.S. has shown an interest in a bilateral trade deal with Japan, but a senior trade ministry official in Tokyo said Washington has made no specific demands in this regard. South Korea has negotiated an exem...More..

Hundreds come out for Fellowship Bible Church's Easter egg hunt
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Hundreds come out for Fellowship Bible Church's Easter egg hunt

Jack Scherer, special events coordinator at the park district, said he told adults before each egg hunt that each child would be able to gather about 20 of the plastic eggs. Although the hunt did not last long ...More..

Israeli Police Interrogate Netanyahu Over Corruption Case
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Israeli Police Interrogate Netanyahu Over Corruption Case

The two are accused of being involved in the promotion of regulation valued at hundreds of millions of dollars to Israel's telecom giant, Bezeq, of which Elovitch is a major shareholder. It is the first time th...More..

Ex-MLB All-Star Albert Belle Arrested For Indecent Exposure, DUI
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Ex-MLB All-Star Albert Belle Arrested For Indecent Exposure, DUI

Police also report that Belle showed signs of intoxication. Stand by for that. He is facing three counts of indecent exposure, and driving under the influence. The arrest reportedly happened at a spring tr...More..

Catalan leaders ask for no extradition while Carles Puigdemont faces German justice
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Catalan leaders ask for no extradition while Carles Puigdemont faces German justice

Spain originally asked for Puigdemont's extradition from Belgium after he fled there in October, but later withdrew the request until Spanish Supreme Court Judge Pablo Llarena concluded his investigation last w...More..

Russian Federation expects deal with major rebel group in Syria's Ghouta
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Russian Federation expects deal with major rebel group in Syria's Ghouta

A Syrian boy looks at the damage following reported air strikes on the rebel-held besieged town of Douma in the eastern Ghouta region, on the outskirts of the capital Damascus, on 6 February 2018. Only the to...More..

Authorities give more details on Iowa family's death in Mexico
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Authorities give more details on Iowa family's death in Mexico

This undated family photo shows from left, Adrianna, Amy, Kevin and Sterling Sharp, of Creston, Iowa. Miguel Angel Pech told the Radio Formula station that "a high level" of gas was found in the rented condo ...More..

Saudi Arabia intercepts seven Houthi missiles
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Saudi Arabia intercepts seven Houthi missiles

While Iran has rejected Saudi accusations that it supplied the projectiles for previous rebel missile attacks , Sunday's barrage could bolster Riyadh's demands to rein in the Islamic Republic, its arch-rival f...More..