Malala Promotes Edutation in Return to Pakistan

After visiting Mingora on Saturday, she tweeted that it was "the most lovely place on earth" for her. She also campaigned for Malala Fund , which is working towards educating girls in Pakistan among other countries. She also visited her family home ... More..

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China slaps retaliatory tariffs worth US$3b on 128 United States imports
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

China slaps retaliatory tariffs worth US$3b on 128 United States imports

It's also imposing a new 15 percent tariff on 120 other imported U.S. commodities, from almonds to apples and berries. China, along with a number of other trading partners, claim the tariffs are a violation o...More..

Sarasota PD on scene of officer-involved shooting
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Sarasota PD on scene of officer-involved shooting

Sudue took the action last week, affecting 104 Ebron Deline, 105 Nelson Freeman, Olu Briggs, Feltgera Briggo, 108 Edwin Hoff, 110 John Kermah, 112 John Davis, and 118 Gabriel Lake, among others. Horrified witne...More..

Democratic Rep. Elizabeth Esty won't seek re-election after botched sexual harassment case
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Democratic Rep. Elizabeth Esty won't seek re-election after botched sexual harassment case

That's when she hired a new chief of staff and instituted mandatory harassment trainings for her staff, the letter states. She had faced calls to resign from prominent Connecticut Democrats over the weekend...More..

Israel and United Nations reach deal on refugee deportation
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Israel and United Nations reach deal on refugee deportation

Under a deal reached with the UNHCR just hours before the Israeli premier's announcement, over 16,000 migrants and refugees would be sent to various Western countries, while much of those remaining in Israel...More..

Calls for probe as tensions climb after Palestinians killed by Israeli forces
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Calls for probe as tensions climb after Palestinians killed by Israeli forces

It said there were attempts to damage the fence and break through into Israel , as well as an attempted gun attack against troops. Suddenly, he stands up, limps a few metres, collapses and is carried away by y...More..

Liverpool's Van Dijk relishing Man City test in Champions League
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Liverpool's Van Dijk relishing Man City test in Champions League

Mane, Firmino - all three are nearly unstoppable. "You have to try and make a good performance there for the second leg". West Ham are five points above the relegation zone, while Southampton drop into the bo...More..

Lavrov says spy poisoning 'could be in interests' of British govt
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Lavrov says spy poisoning 'could be in interests' of British govt

He said he hoped Sergei Skripal would "also follow this example" and get better. In times of cold war there were some rules, but now Britain and the United States had dropped all propriety and were playin...More..

Book blames Kellyanne Conway for White House leaks
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Book blames Kellyanne Conway for White House leaks

Trump has raged against the leaks, but has never done anything to Conway about them. "The media here is the opposition party". Bannon called the media the "opposition party" just days after Donald Trump too...More..

President Trump has invited Putin to the White House, Kremlin says
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

President Trump has invited Putin to the White House, Kremlin says

Trump's March 20 call to Moscow became the subject of intense controversy after it leaked that he had congratulated Putin on winning re-election two days earlier. The Washington Post reported that security ...More..

It's April 2 and snow is falling on the Philly region
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

It's April 2 and snow is falling on the Philly region

The forecast calls for near 50-degree temperatures on Tuesday with weather in the 60s by Wednesday. During the first week of April, high temperatures would usually be in the low 50s instead of this week's hig...More..

by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Office Depot cites its 'values' for pulling ads from Ingraham's Fox show

Parkland school shooting survivor David Hogg and Laura Ingraham of " The Ingraham Angle " on Fox News are still going at it. Ingraham is on a week long vacation from her show that comes on the heels of nu...More..

Spring snowstorm has arrived; 5th storm since early March in Lehigh Valley
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Spring snowstorm has arrived; 5th storm since early March in Lehigh Valley

Condursos Garden Center Nursery Operations Manager James Pinkerton said that business has been slow lately. My best advice would be to travel before 10 a.m. Accumulations of 2 of 5 inches are likely in this are...More..

Crash that Killed Family May Have Been Intentional
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Crash that Killed Family May Have Been Intentional

Searchers kept looking Friday for three more children believed to have been in the vehicle when it went over a scenic coastal overlook and landed on rocks in the Pacific Ocean below. Devonte, holding a "Free...More..

Video Of Sinclair's On-Air Anti-'Fake News' Promos Goes Viral
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Video Of Sinclair's On-Air Anti-'Fake News' Promos Goes Viral

Left and right unite: Last summer, Politico's Jack Shafer noted that Sinclair's proposed purchase of Tribune's stations made odd bedfellows of critics from the left and right sides of the political aisle...More..

Steven Bochco 'NYPD Blue,' 'LA Law' creator dead at 74
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Steven Bochco 'NYPD Blue,' 'LA Law' creator dead at 74

Variety reports that TV producer and writer Steven Bochco has died following his battle with leukemia. He received a stem cell transplant from a 23-year-old late in 2014 that prolonged his life. Among the ...More..

Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg hits back at 'extremely glib' Tim Cook criticisms
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg hits back at 'extremely glib' Tim Cook criticisms

Facebook's CEO told Vox's Ezra Klein that Cook's take on the data-sharing scandal involving political data-analytics firm Cambridge Analytica is "extremely glib". Law and IT Minster Ravi Shankar Prasad h...More..

N.Korean leader meets International Olympic Committee president
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

N.Korean leader meets International Olympic Committee president

The Olympics were largely seen as having contributed to easing the tensions between the two Koreas. North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency on Saturday said Bach expressed his "heartfelt thanks" to ...More..

Russian governor resigns over deadly Kemerovo mall fire
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Russian governor resigns over deadly Kemerovo mall fire

The governor of Russia's Kemerovo region resigned on Sunday over a mall fire that killed more than 60 after a litany of violations in safety procedures left shoppers and children trapped inside the building. ...More..

March Madness: Michigan and Villanova took different paths to title game
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

March Madness: Michigan and Villanova took different paths to title game

Eric Paschall led the way for Villanova with 24 points while Jalen Brunson added 18. After more than three decades between Villanova's first two national championships, the Wildcats are going for their...More..

Edmond, Mid-Del to close school due to teacher walkout
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Edmond, Mid-Del to close school due to teacher walkout

Coverage has included revealing interviews with teachers who are forced to work multiple jobs just to make ends meet. Teachers statewide flocked to Oklahoma City, saying concessions made by lawmakers last w...More..

'Affluenza Teen' Ethan Couch Released From Jail After Nearly 2 Years
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

'Affluenza Teen' Ethan Couch Released From Jail After Nearly 2 Years

Couch's case attracted global attention in 2013 after a psychologist testifying on his behalf said the teen suffered from something called affluenza. Couch lost control of his family's pickup truck in 2013 af...More..

Bihar: Clash erupts in Nawada over vandalised idol
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Bihar: Clash erupts in Nawada over vandalised idol

The so-called Communal clash erupted on Friday between two communities after an idol of Lord Hanuman was vandalized by miscreants. A shop was set on fire, vehicles were gutted and some business establishments w...More..

There is leak in everything, Chowkidar is weak: Rahul
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

There is leak in everything, Chowkidar is weak: Rahul

Rahul wrote: "How many leaks?" Tripathi further asserted that Gandhi scion, during his speech at the Congress Conclave told the name Modi had become synonymous to corruption. Terming the issue "unfortunate", ...More..

Kim Jong-un watches South Korean K-Pop show in Pyongyang
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Kim Jong-un watches South Korean K-Pop show in Pyongyang

Kim and wife Ri Sol-ju, a former singer herself, were seen clapping their hands during the two-hour event - also attended by Kim's powerful sister, Kim Yo-jong, and ceremonial head of state Kim Yong-nam. Full ...More..

Indore building collapse latest developments: 10 people dead, several still trapped
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Indore building collapse latest developments: 10 people dead, several still trapped

Eight were brought dead and others were rushed to the MY Hospital, divisional commissioner Sanjay Dubey said. Primary investigations suggests that the building collapsed after a heavy vehicle rammed into it s...More..

AG Sessions declines to appoint second special counsel to review Federal Bureau of Investigation
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

AG Sessions declines to appoint second special counsel to review Federal Bureau of Investigation

Sessions said he directed USA attorney John Huber of Utah to lead the investigation into Republicans' allegations that the FBI and Department of Justice abused a surveillance program against a former Trump ca...More..

The Police Officer Who Shot & Killed Alton Sterling Has Been Fired
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

The Police Officer Who Shot & Killed Alton Sterling Has Been Fired

What video does not show: Sterling pointing a gun at a homeless person, as alleged in the 911 call that sent police to the convenience store. EDITOR'S NOTE: The video below contains highly graphic footage an...More..

McCabe legal defense fund raises almost $400K in less than a day
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

McCabe legal defense fund raises almost $400K in less than a day

Progressives cried foul (of course) but Sessions said the firing was based on two reports, one by the DOJ Inspector General and one by the OPR, both of which found that McCabe had displayed a "lack of candor"...More..

Rupert Murdoch to Host Saudi Crown Prince in Bel Air Next Week
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Rupert Murdoch to Host Saudi Crown Prince in Bel Air Next Week

The Crown Prince defended the Arab coalition's intervention in Yemen, and said: "Yemen was about to get split between the Houthis and Al Qaeda if we had not intervened in 2015". Boeing CEO Muilenburg went alon...More..