Cynthia Nixon Receives Endorsement from New York Progressive Action Network

Those same members will vote again next month on formally nominating her for the party's line on the ballot. Executive director, Bill Lipton, says many in the party blame Cuomo for the continued control of the State Senate by Republicans, saying Cu... More..

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Former FBI coworkers to James Comey: What have you done to us?
by | Monday, April 16, 2018

Former FBI coworkers to James Comey: What have you done to us?

In it, Comey wrote that Trump, in a private meeting, pressed the then-FBI director for his loyalty. Trump said on Twitter . "His "memos" are self serving and FAKE!" said one tweet. Comey said the president ...More..

Russia's United Nations envoy says top priority is to avert war in Syria
by | Monday, April 16, 2018

Russia's United Nations envoy says top priority is to avert war in Syria

President Donald Trump on Thursday put off a final decision on possible military strikes against Syria after tweeting earlier that they could happen "very soon or not so soon at all". Konashenkov said Friday...More..

British ministers back action to deter Syrian chemical weapon use
by | Monday, April 16, 2018

British ministers back action to deter Syrian chemical weapon use

Videos and photos from the site of the attack, along with witness testimony contradicted that, and on Thursday, the USA reportedly received physical evidence. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis warned that such an at...More..

by | Monday, April 16, 2018

Check your eggs: Salmonella concerns spark massive recall

Brands affected include Country Daybreak, Coburn Farms, Crystal Farms, Sunshine Farms and Glenview, with some eggs sold at Food Lion stores. To check whether you've purchased any of the potentially contamin...More..

EJ Dionne Jr.: Paul Ryan Departs, His Conservatism Adrift
by | Monday, April 16, 2018

EJ Dionne Jr.: Paul Ryan Departs, His Conservatism Adrift

Mark Meadows (R-N.C.), head of the arch-conservative House Freedom Caucus, told reporters. Join us in a conversation about world events, the newsgathering process or whatever aspect of the news universe you f...More..

Legal basis for British strikes in Syria debatable - opposition leader
by | Monday, April 16, 2018

Legal basis for British strikes in Syria debatable - opposition leader

Speaking on the BBC's Andrew Marr show , Mr Corbyn said: 'I think what we need in this country is something more robust like a War Powers Act so that governments do get held to account by Parliament for what...More..

Prince Philip discharged from hospital
by | Sunday, April 15, 2018

Prince Philip discharged from hospital

The Queen also gave an update telling a well-wisher in Windsor "he said he's getting on very well" when asked about Philip's recovery. She is believed to be his only visitor in 10 days is the first member of ...More..

Azerbaijan: Ilham Aliyev wins presidential election
by | Sunday, April 15, 2018

Azerbaijan: Ilham Aliyev wins presidential election

This support is the main condition for our development. Aliyev said that Azerbaijan-SCO relations are based on common history and interests, noting that Azerbaijan considers the SCO as an organization which p...More..

Erdogan, Trump discuss Syria
by | Sunday, April 15, 2018

Erdogan, Trump discuss Syria

President Erdogan said at opening ceremony of 36-kilometer long Baskentray railway in Ankara that Turkey was uneasy over tensions between Russian Federation and the United States in the region. Foreign Minist...More..

Turkey welcomes strikes on Syria as 'appropriate'
by | Sunday, April 15, 2018

Turkey welcomes strikes on Syria as 'appropriate'

Chiefs of Staff were in contact upon the order placed by [Recep Tayyip Erdoğan] and Mr. Trump", Bekir Bozdağ, Turkish Deputy Prime Minister, said. Addressing his ruling AK Party supporters in Istanbul, Erdoga...More..

by | Sunday, April 15, 2018

J&K to make death penalty must for raping minors

Madhav, sources said, was told in no uncertain terms by the prime minister that the party has to act against the tainted ministers who had proffered support to the agitation demanding a CBI probe into the case ...More..

Syrian air strikes are a warning to Russia - Theresa May
by | Sunday, April 15, 2018

Syrian air strikes are a warning to Russia - Theresa May

Earlier on Thursday, Syrian President Bashar al-Assad warned the West against attacking Syria, saying accusations about the suspected chemical attack on Douma were "fabricated". "This collective action sends a ...More..

Russia, Iran Denounce Airstrikes on Close Ally Syria
by | Sunday, April 15, 2018

Russia, Iran Denounce Airstrikes on Close Ally Syria

Immediately after the attack, hundreds of residents gathered in Damascus' landmark Omayyad square, celebrating what they said was the army's success in shooting down or derailing some of the missiles. US Presid...More..

Paul Ryan endorses Kevin McCarthy to replace him as House Speaker
by | Sunday, April 15, 2018

Paul Ryan endorses Kevin McCarthy to replace him as House Speaker

Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., joined by Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, R-Wis., touts the GOP tax reform plan being crafted in the Ways and Means Committee this week, wuring a news conference on C...More..

Commonwealth Games: Athletes sent home for alleged drug use
by | Sunday, April 15, 2018

Commonwealth Games: Athletes sent home for alleged drug use

The first round of missing athletes were discovered on Sunday when three of the team "departed the village". Eight Cameroonians - five boxers and three weightlifters - disappeared from the athletes village ea...More..

IPL-11: Sunrisers score dramatic one-wicket victory over MI
by | Sunday, April 15, 2018

IPL-11: Sunrisers score dramatic one-wicket victory over MI

Roy responded to the challenge of 11 needed off six balls by hitting Mustafizur for a four and a six, but swung and missed at the next three balls. Instead, Mumbai Indians managed to put up only 194 on the ...More..

Blizzard warning for McLeod County
by | Sunday, April 15, 2018

Blizzard warning for McLeod County

Near Valentine, there was a mix of rain and snow coming down. And this one is particularly strong. A few lingering light snow showers are possible early Sunday before this system moves out and cold air stays ...More..

Dr. BR Ambedkar's Birth Anniversary Being Observed In Kharibari
by | Sunday, April 15, 2018

Dr. BR Ambedkar's Birth Anniversary Being Observed In Kharibari

Kovind urged people to follow the path of peace, harmony and brotherhood shown by Ambedkar. A person had died in Meerut, another in the nearby Muzaffarnagar in the April 2 nationwide Dalit agitation. A case h...More..

Chibok Parents Mark 4th Anniversary Of Schoolgirls Abduction
by | Sunday, April 15, 2018

Chibok Parents Mark 4th Anniversary Of Schoolgirls Abduction

This adds to our grief". Every year on the anniversary of their daughters' disappearance, the parents gather in Chibok to pray for their safe return. The President urged the parents to keep their hopes alive ...More..

Trump will only rejoin TPP if it's better than Obama's deal
by | Sunday, April 15, 2018

Trump will only rejoin TPP if it's better than Obama's deal

During his campaign, Trump made the push against the TPP a cornerstone of his global policy. Trump withdrew the USA from the accord during his first week in office. Trump tweeted that he "would only join T...More..

Dr. Herbert Diess appointed as new Volkswagen CEO
by | Sunday, April 15, 2018

Dr. Herbert Diess appointed as new Volkswagen CEO

He set out his goals for the entire group on Thursday: "In a phase of profound upheaval in the automotive industry, it is vital for Volkswagen to pick up speed and make an unmistakable mark in e-mobility, the...More..

Ducey plan offers teachers 20 percent pay raise; local reaction
by | Sunday, April 15, 2018

Ducey plan offers teachers 20 percent pay raise; local reaction

On Wednesday, April 11th, hundreds of schools across the state of Arizona - including all of the schools in the Humboldt Unified School District - hosted walk-ins . "We put out there a way to make sure that ...More..

Weather Forecast: Dry today, then showers return this weekend
by | Saturday, April 14, 2018

Weather Forecast: Dry today, then showers return this weekend

This will be the warmest part of the day, colder air will continue to funnel in from the north late morning and into the afternoon hours. Still blustery and cold. We just can't shake the 30s this spring! Be...More..

China says Xi pledges unrelated to USA trade spat
by | Saturday, April 14, 2018

China says Xi pledges unrelated to USA trade spat

In stock markets, U.S. S&P 500 E-mini futures rose by as much as 1.5 percent and were last up 1 percent. However, reason does not always prevail in politics, and there may have to be tit-for-tat tariffs and t...More..

Scores wounded as Israeli troops fire on Gaza border protestors
by | Saturday, April 14, 2018

Scores wounded as Israeli troops fire on Gaza border protestors

Gaza health officials say at least nine Palestinians have been wounded in Friday's protest, the third of this scale in two weeks. There were so far fewer protesters on Friday than in the two previous demonstr...More..

Senate confirms Trump pick for No
by | Saturday, April 14, 2018

Senate confirms Trump pick for No

As the EPA's deputy administrator, Andrew Wheeler will be next in line to lead the agency if embattled administrator Scott Pruitt is forced out or resigns. Pruitt than we had against Ms. [Gina] McCarthy ", S...More..

Public Health Officials: E. coli Infections Linked to Romaine Lettuce from Arizona
by | Saturday, April 14, 2018

Public Health Officials: E. coli Infections Linked to Romaine Lettuce from Arizona

In January a larger E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce was reported in 13 states, resulting in 58 hospitalizations and one death. The CDC didn't identify a grower or provider, but it recommends th...More..

Mega Millions victor to be revealed at morning news conference
by | Saturday, April 14, 2018

Mega Millions victor to be revealed at morning news conference

Wahl said he ran upstairs and told his wife, "We get to go on vacation!" "It was truly fantastic". Mega Millions is played in 44 states and Washington, D.C., and the U.S. It sold at a Lukoil Gas Station mini-...More..

Afghanistan: 25 Taliban killed in attack on govt compound
by | Saturday, April 14, 2018

Afghanistan: 25 Taliban killed in attack on govt compound

He also confirmed the government's statement that the assault killed three top local officials - the district's governor, intelligence chief and deputy police chief. That included 763 deaths and 1,495 injuries,...More..