In Kenya, a dam was broken: tens victims

Water burst through the banks of the Patel Dam in Solai, Nakuru County , on Wednesday night (Thursday NZ Time), sweeping away hundreds of homes, including those on the expansive Nyakinyua estate that borders the reservoir. "All our houses have been ... More..

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104-year-old scientist ends his life at Swiss clinic
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

104-year-old scientist ends his life at Swiss clinic

He had attempted suicide three times, but Australian medical professionals saved him. He and his family are using his highly publicized cases to push assisted suicide worldiwde. Assisted suicide has also led ...More..

McConnell Trolls Blankenship On Twitter After Primary Loss
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

McConnell Trolls Blankenship On Twitter After Primary Loss

Trump urged West Virginia Republicans to support either Jenkins or Morrissey. Republicans also waged bitter Senate primary battles in IN and OH, two other states that Trump won in 2016 and where incumbe...More..

Settlement in Abdul-Hakim Belhaj rendition case to be announced
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

Settlement in Abdul-Hakim Belhaj rendition case to be announced

The couple had been "subjected to a harrowing ordeal", admitted Mr Wright. Neither of you should have been treated in this way. The renditions happened at the height of the USA -led "war on terror", and at a ...More..

My govt is trying to fulfil dreams of Dr. Ambedkar: PM Modi
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

My govt is trying to fulfil dreams of Dr. Ambedkar: PM Modi

Earlier, in 1999, Mulayam Singh had refused to support the Congress by raising the issue of Sonia Gandhi's foreign origin. "When Rohith Vemula is killed, the prime minister doesn't say a word". While the main...More..

Israel airstrikes 'destroy all Iranian sites in Syria'
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

Israel airstrikes 'destroy all Iranian sites in Syria'

Over the past six years, Israel has grown increasingly concerned that Iran and its allies - above all the heavily armed Lebanese militant group Hezbollah - are establishing a large, permanent presence in southe...More..

Iraqi forces capture 5 top Islamic State leaders in cross-border raid
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

Iraqi forces capture 5 top Islamic State leaders in cross-border raid

An Iraqi intelligence unit responsible for undercover missions had tracked Ismail Alwaan al-Ithawi, an Iraqi known by the nom de guerre Abu Zeid al-Iraqi, from Syria to the Turkish city of Sakarya, about 160km ...More..

Fox News host Kimberly Guilfoyle once served as San Francisco's First Lady
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

Fox News host Kimberly Guilfoyle once served as San Francisco's First Lady

Prior to her departure, Hicks found herself at the center of a romantic web when it was revealed she was dating Rob Porter , the former top Trump administration aide who resigned after two of his ex-wives ca...More..

Russia, Iran vow to adhere to nuclear deal
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

Russia, Iran vow to adhere to nuclear deal

The 2015 agreement, worked out by the USA, five other world powers and Iran, lifted sanctions on Iran in exchange for limits on its nuclear programme. Germany's foreign minister is vowing to work to preserve th...More..

Accused stalker sent man 65000 texts after one date
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

Accused stalker sent man 65000 texts after one date

Ades met the victim, a Paradise Valley man who was not identified, through a dating site, FOX10 Phoenix reported. Officers went to the man's house where they discovered the woman taking a bath. "I'll kill y...More..

Nepal visit to enhance bilateral ties: Modi
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

Nepal visit to enhance bilateral ties: Modi

On this third visit to Nepal as Prime Minister, Modi will be accorded two civic receptions - at his port of call in Janakpuri and at Muktinath - and a ceremonial reception in Kathmandu . Sources said the Prim...More..

Europe can't count on U.S. protection any more: Merkel
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

Europe can't count on U.S. protection any more: Merkel

Publication of Arab News draws attention to the fact that Rouhani made no mention of night shelling by Iranian forces on Israeli territory and the Israeli response to the rocket fire. The Middle East was beco...More..

Storm Team 11 Forecast: Showers and storms for Thursday
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

Storm Team 11 Forecast: Showers and storms for Thursday

A cold front moves through Monday with a chance for showers under mostly cloudy skies. Northern portions of Delmarva will see more sun than clouds. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Monday, May 14: High: ...More..

Nawaz Sharif calls presser to respond NAB's money laundering probe
by | Thursday, May 10, 2018

Nawaz Sharif calls presser to respond NAB's money laundering probe

The World Bank on Tuesday denied the media reports claiming that its 2016 report on remittances mentioned that Pakistan's former prime minister Nawaz Sharif laundered $4.9 billion money to India, raising a qu...More..

More sun and a few storms in the Thursday forecast
by | Thursday, May 10, 2018

More sun and a few storms in the Thursday forecast

The primary threats from tonight's storms will be damaging winds and large hail; however, isolated tornadic rotation can not be ruled out, especially for our northernmost counties. The National Weather Service ...More..

NY Governor Appoints Special Prosecutor To Investigate Schneiderman
by | Thursday, May 10, 2018

NY Governor Appoints Special Prosecutor To Investigate Schneiderman

Vance has defended his office's handling repeatedly, most recently in a scathing article in New York Magazine that suggested rich defendants receive preferential over poor ones by Manhattan prosecutors. Since...More..

Mormon Church Will Sever Ties With Boy Scouts, Create Own Youth Program
by | Thursday, May 10, 2018

Mormon Church Will Sever Ties With Boy Scouts, Create Own Youth Program

The Mormon church is also one of the organisation's most generous sponsors. Until now, Mormons have made up about 19 percent of their membership. In terms of membership numbers, this is a blow to the Scou...More..

Congrats! Miranda Kerr has given birth to a baby boy
by | Thursday, May 10, 2018

Congrats! Miranda Kerr has given birth to a baby boy

As for Hart's name.it appears he's named after Evan's grandfather, who was a prominent San Francisco attorney. Miranda Kerr has reportedly given birth to her first child with husband Evan Speigel on...More..

by | Thursday, May 10, 2018

Morrisey wins GOP WV Senate primary

Braun, a former state legislator, put more than $5 million of his own money in the race and will be expected to spend liberally again to challenge Donnelly in Indiana. "The president's standing with independent...More..

Record number of wet wipes found on Thames foreshore
by | Thursday, May 10, 2018

Record number of wet wipes found on Thames foreshore

The government hopes that plans to eliminate wet wipes will encourage manufacturers to create plastic-free products, and prompt them to correctly inform buyers of how to correctly dispose of them. Defra is in t...More..

Former Malaysian PM Mahathir returns to power
by | Thursday, May 10, 2018

Former Malaysian PM Mahathir returns to power

Mr. Razak's BN coalition only managed 79 seats. In his first press conference since his stunning win over BN, Mahathir said that he would move quickly to end an unpopular sales tax, and said that among his ...More..

Vodafone agrees to buy Liberty Global European assets
by | Thursday, May 10, 2018

Vodafone agrees to buy Liberty Global European assets

The move will strengthen Vodafone's hand in the growing market for superfast broadband and will add 54m homes in Europe to the company's cable and fibre network. Vodafone also needs Liberty's cable assets s...More..

Six Dead in Depok Prison Riot
by | Thursday, May 10, 2018

Six Dead in Depok Prison Riot

A group of Islamist militants planned to attack this detention center as well as other police stations across Depok . Gen. Mohammad Iqbal, a National Police spokesman, told reporters that the riot erupted la...More..

by | Thursday, May 10, 2018

Mike Braun Wins Indiana Republican Senate Nomination

Democrats hate him ; Republicans, at least the ones who are bothering to stay in politics through 2020, want to be as like him as possible; no one seems capable of or even interested in ignoring him. Gov. Mar...More..

by | Thursday, May 10, 2018

Primary election set for Tuesday, May 15

The Republican, Democrat and Libertarian ballots include federal, state and county partisan races and nonpartisan local and Unicameral races. San Bernardino County Registrar of Voters Michael Scarpello was le...More..

Trump suggests revoking reporters' White House credentials
by | Thursday, May 10, 2018

Trump suggests revoking reporters' White House credentials

MRC's Research Director Rich Noyes, citing improved popularity polling for the president, wrote in his analysis of the study: "The liberal media's war against President Trump was as fierce as ever during ...More..

North Korea's Kim says Trump meeting will be positive
by | Thursday, May 10, 2018

North Korea's Kim says Trump meeting will be positive

Kim said he had granted "amnesty" to the three men "who have been detained in the DPRK for their anti-DPRK hostilities", according to KCNA . Pompeo said Wednesday he was "thrilled" the men were now out. Afte...More..

Gas prices could get higher due to Iran sanctions
by | Thursday, May 10, 2018

Gas prices could get higher due to Iran sanctions

AAA Michigan surveys prices at 2,800 gas stations across the state. As of May 8, 2018, national average sits at $2.81 a gallon, which is almost 50 cents more than this time past year. According to the compan...More..

Cordray Wins Democratic Primary for Ohio Governor
by | Thursday, May 10, 2018

Cordray Wins Democratic Primary for Ohio Governor

Cordray scored 63 percent of the vote, defeating former U.S. Rep. Dennis Kucinich with 22 percent of the vote. Despite signs of a blue wave this fall, it's expected to be an uphill battle for Cordray. Cordray...More..

SC expresses anguish over lawyers targeting judges, court orders
by | Thursday, May 10, 2018

SC expresses anguish over lawyers targeting judges, court orders

Perhaps Justice Chelameswar who had a tense relation with Misra ever since the press conference did not wish to share the dais with the CJI. The Supreme Court Collegium had recommended the name of Justice J...More..