• School board fires Pico Rivera teacher over anti-military remarks
School board fires Pico Rivera teacher over anti-military remarks

Salcido, whose anti-military rant was caught on video back in January which drew widespread condemnation. A woman who is a friend of the family posted the videos of the incident on Facebook in late January. The student who record Salicdo, identified by KTLA as Victor Quinonez, told Fox News that his teacher as "a history of being anti-milit...

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  • Ireland 'Can Count on Us' in Brexit Border Fight, Merkel Says
Ireland 'Can Count on Us' in Brexit Border Fight, Merkel Says

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today called Angela Merkel to congratulate her on assuming office as the Chancellor of Germany for a fourth successive term. "That too we condemn in the strongest terms" she said. The new government says the number of migrants shouldn't exceed a range of 180,000-220,000 a year, a nod to conservatives in Merkel's bloc ...

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  • Justine Damond Killing: Officer Charged with Murder
Justine Damond Killing: Officer Charged with Murder

Ruszczyk was shot and killed by Minneapolis officer Mohamed Noor as he and his partner responded to her 911 call. Matthew Harrity , the officer driving the police auto from which Noor shot, said he was startled by a loud sound and both officers "got spooked" when Damond appeared out of nowhere, prosecutors said.

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  • Walmart Inc (WMT) Holdings Cut by Tokio Marine Asset Management Co. Ltd.
Walmart Inc (WMT) Holdings Cut by Tokio Marine Asset Management Co. Ltd.

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) has risen 26.75% since March 21, 2017 and is uptrending. These ratios are price to earnings, price to cash flow, EBITDA to EV, price to book value, and price to sales. Minnesota-based Thrivent Fin For Lutherans has invested 0.32% in Walmart Inc . ( NYSE: WMT ) is noted at 2.21. Moreover, Oz Mgmt Lp has 0.91% invested in ...

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  • Trump Tariffs May Add 19k Steel and Aluminum Jobs
Trump Tariffs May Add 19k Steel and Aluminum Jobs

Estimates of the cost of counterfeit goods, pirated software, and theft of trade secrets and could be as high as $600 billion, according to one influential study. "If, in the end, the United States takes actions that harm China's interests then China will have to take resolute and necessary steps to respond to protect our legitimate interests".

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  • Red Velvet, Seohyun of Girls' Generation to perform in North Korea
Red Velvet, Seohyun of Girls' Generation to perform in North Korea

There will be 160 performers coming to Pyongyang as the thaw in the two countries' relationship continues. The singer and producer Yoon Sang will direct the big event. Just recently, a North Korean band performed in South Korea. Their good relationship has been ignited by the recent Winter Olympics . The deal is the latest step in the detente ...

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  • Wednesday morning's updated Storm Team Forecast
Wednesday morning's updated Storm Team Forecast

Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 36. With drier air moving in from the north, we'll be dry area-wide by 2:00 PM. "Northerly or easterly winds will need to compete with the increasingly strong spring sunshine and longer days, however".

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  • Girl shot in Maryland school
Girl shot in Maryland school

Cameron said Rollins fired a Glock 9-mm gun at a 16-year-old girl and 14-year-old boy. Gaskill fired once at a 17-year-old Austin Rollins, authorities said. Mikki Braley, 14, was among more than 100 Great Mills students who walked out of class last week . "The first thing I want to say is that our hearts are broken for our friends and neighbor...

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  • Israel Confirms It Destroyed Syrian Nuclear Reactor, Warns Iran It's Next
Israel Confirms It Destroyed Syrian Nuclear Reactor, Warns Iran It's Next

The strike was later credited with preventing Saddam Hussein from acquiring weapons of mass destruction that could have been used in the Gulf War a decade later. In 1981, the Israeli Air Force destroyed a reactor in Iraq. Previous reports by the IAEA only suggested that the structure could have been a nuclear reactor.

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  • Illinois Governor Barely Wins Primary Against Conservative Challenger
Illinois Governor Barely Wins Primary Against Conservative Challenger

Rep. Dan Lipinski or back political newcomer Marie Newman. He said the primary results, combined with legislative victories by the Democrats and the upset in the special congressional election in Pennsylvania last week "all point towards an unfavorable election cycle for the GOP this November".

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  • ISIS Bomb Attack Kills 26 People Near Afghan Capital
ISIS Bomb Attack Kills 26 People Near Afghan Capital

A suicide bomber on Wednesday killed at least 26 people, many of them teenagers, in front of Kabul University , officials said, as Afghans took to the streets to celebrate the Persian new year holiday. Scores of people were killed in a wave of Taliban and IS attacks on Kabul in January, underlining the city's fragile security. A head of Af...

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  • German leader condemns bombing in Syria's Ghouta
German leader condemns bombing in Syria's Ghouta

Syria's war broke out in 2011 after armed opposition and militant groups rose up against Assad's government. A pro-Assad commander confirmed a deal between the Russians and Ahar al Sham had been concluded with an evacuation of wounded from Harasta expected on Wednesday, followed by civilians and fighters evacuated to rebel-held Idlib in nort...

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  • Area Easter egg hunts for kids
Area Easter egg hunts for kids

Plainfield Lions Club Easter Egg Hunt , Tri-County Elementary School Gymnasium, 409 West Street, Plainfield, 1 p.m. There will be four age groups, including 0-3 years, 4-6 years, 7-9 years, and 10-12 years. Prizes will be awarded for each age group. The Easter Bunny will also be there for pictures, said Tiffany Vance of the rec center on Monday a...

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  • Tear gas in Kosovo parliament halts vote on border deal with Montenegro
Tear gas in Kosovo parliament halts vote on border deal with Montenegro

Some experts said the argument over the border agreement highlights the deep divisions between mainstream politicians and nationalists in Kosovo. They're against the idea of handing over 8,000 hectares of land to their neighbour, which was a European Union commitment that would grant Kosovans free travel within the Schengen zone.

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  • Is UMBC's Win The Greatest Upset In Sports History?
Is UMBC's Win The Greatest Upset In Sports History?

We all know the story of UMBC , becoming the first 16 seed to upset a No. 1 seed by topping Virginia in impressive fashion, 74-54, on Friday night. The Wildcats entered the NCAA Tournament after losing three of their final four games, but took care of Creighton in the First Round back on Friday.

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  • Ex-Chelsea boss calls on European powerhouses to boycott World Cup
Ex-Chelsea boss calls on European powerhouses to boycott World Cup

Initially, Germany tried to bar Jewish and nonwhite athletes from the games, though Hitler backed down after threats of a boycott. "It is Britain that has been most forthright and most obstinate in sticking up for our values and I think that is the reason it was chose to make that gesture in this country".

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  • Buses leave Russian embassy in London as expelled diplomats head to Moscow
Buses leave Russian embassy in London as expelled diplomats head to Moscow

Britain ordered the 23 diplomats to leave by Tuesday, and they're expected in Moscow later, according to Russian media reports. British authorities have said that Skripal, a former Russian spy living in England, was poisoned with a Soviet-era military-grade nerve agent called Novichok , and that the Russian government was likely responsi...

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  • Senators hold election security hearing after releasing recommendations for 2018
Senators hold election security hearing after releasing recommendations for 2018

The hearing before the Senate intelligence committee comes a day after the panel released a list of recommendations to enhance security, including improving communication between the Department of Homeland Security and state officials, "rapidly" replacing aging voting machines across the country and passing legislation in Congress to get states mor...

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  • Donald Trump praises U.S. military sales in talks with Saudi crown prince
Donald Trump praises U.S. military sales in talks with Saudi crown prince

Trump held up charts to show the depth of Saudi purchases of US military hardware, ranging from ships to missile defence to planes and fighting vehicles. Trump and the crown prince underscored the strength of US-Saudi ties which suffered under the Obama administration. On a visit to Riyadh the next month, Tillerson also criticized the Saudi's for t...

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  • Trump congratulates Vladimir Putin on winning presidential election
Trump congratulates Vladimir Putin on winning presidential election

To be fair, congratulatory calls aren't entirely out of the ordinary. White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said: "I don't believe that was discussed". The two presidents held a phone conversation and spoke in favor of developing of a practical interaction in various areas, including the issues of strategic stability and combating global te...

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