• Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman: Israel Has a Right to Exist
Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman: Israel Has a Right to Exist

The 32-year-old crown prince, often referred to by the abbreviation MBS, met with the moguls as part of a three-week, multi-city tour of the US, which comes on the heels of a tumultuous few months back in his home country. In an echo of former USA president George W. Bush's 2002 reference to Iran's supposed role in an "axis of evil", Crown Prince...

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  • 19:59Deadly Antibiotic-Proof 'Nightmare Bacteria' Creeps Upon the United States
19:59Deadly Antibiotic-Proof 'Nightmare Bacteria' Creeps Upon the United States

Antibiotic resistance can spread from people with or without symptoms of infection, between hospitals and health care facilities , and even between germs themselves. Concern has been growing about a rise in bacteria resistant to all or most antibiotics. In this case, they're building a strong resistance to carbapenems-class antibiotics, and the...

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  • Trump breaks silence, claims no knowledge of porn star payment
Trump breaks silence, claims no knowledge of porn star payment

Ms Clifford attorney, Michael Avenatti , said the matter should be settled in open court. Daniels also signed a non-disclosure agreement. Trump also told the reporter that he had no idea where Cohen got the money. "You'll have to ask Michael". When it came to further details about Trump reimbursing Cohen or setting up a fund for his attorn...

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  • Snow is on the way to start the weekend
Snow is on the way to start the weekend

Widespread accumulating snow is expected. According to weather .com, the high temperature for Friday is 49 degrees with a low of 27. Likely, this will turn into mainly all heavy wet snow showers for most of the morning, and into the early afternoon before tapering off.

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  • The Philippines' Most Popular Island Is Shutting Down for Sewage Cleanup
The Philippines' Most Popular Island Is Shutting Down for Sewage Cleanup

The environment ministry says 195 businesses, along with more than 4,000 residential customers, are not connected to sewer lines. More than two million tourists visited Boracay past year to enjoy its powdery beaches, spectacular sunsets and festive nightlife, generating about 56 billion pesos ($1.3 billion) in revenue.

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  • Brazil former president Lula faces jail for corruption after supreme court ruling
Brazil former president Lula faces jail for corruption after supreme court ruling

Judge Sergio Moro gave da Silva 24 hours to present himself to federal police in the southern city of Curitiba. That conviction was upheld by an appeals court in January. On Wednesday, the Brazilian Supreme Court voted to put Lula, 72, in jail pending his appeal to overturn a graft conviction. The Supreme Federal Tribunal's decision means Silva wil...

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  • Rate-sensitive stocks rise ahead of RBI policy decision
Rate-sensitive stocks rise ahead of RBI policy decision

Sensex today: The benchmark indices were off to a gap-up start on Thursday after Asian markets bounced from two-month lows as world equities recovered from a selloff triggered by escalating Sino-US trade tensions, with investors hoping a full-blown trade war between the world's two biggest economies can be averted.

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  • US Trade Gap Rises to Nine-and-a-Half Year High
US Trade Gap Rises to Nine-and-a-Half Year High

Canadian government bond prices were mixed across a steeper yield curve, with the two-year up 0.5 Canadian cent to yield 1.815 percent and the 10-year falling 10 Canadian cents to yield 2.188 percent. The dollar rose to a two-week high against a currency basket amid signs the United States was looking to resolve the trade dispute with China. He h...

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  • Macron offers to mediate talks between Syrian Kurds and Turkey
Macron offers to mediate talks between Syrian Kurds and Turkey

Activists said 280 civilians had been killed, although this was denied by Ankara. Ankara considers the YPG fighters in the SDF to be an extension of Kurdish militants who have waged a decades-old insurgency in southeast Turkey. "Our work and coordination (with the coalition) is continuing", Gabriel told Reuters in a written message. But Macron'...

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  • Amit Shah Slams Patnaik Government During his Odisha Visit
Amit Shah Slams Patnaik Government During his Odisha Visit

The BJP president Amit Shah would address a rally to be held at MMRDA grounds in the Bandra Kurla Complex (BKC) in suburban Bandra. With the Dalit vote swings holding key to the BJP's electoral prospects in the coming polls, especially in the Lok Sabha elections next year, the ruling party has renewed its bid to reach out to the community, un...

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  • Ronaldo hails bicycle kick goal
Ronaldo hails bicycle kick goal

The FIFA world best player earned a standing ovation from Juventus fans. "I want to thank all the Juventus fans as they have done something fantastic that has never happened to me during my career". I was going to say Champions League football , but, basically, football . Juventus dropped as much as 7.9%, bringing the stock of the team contro...

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  • The Brand New: Magnitude 5.3 quake Strikes off Southern California
The Brand New: Magnitude 5.3 quake Strikes off Southern California

Maridel Jamero, Office of Civil Defense (OCD) operator, said in an interview Thursday that they did not receive any information on damages or casualties. An natural disaster with a preliminary magnitude of 5 .3 has hit off the shore of Southern California. Seismologists at Caltech said the temblor was the strongest quake to hit the area since a ...

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  • NYPD Fatally Shoot Unarmed, Bipolar Black Man Holding A Metal Pipe
NYPD Fatally Shoot Unarmed, Bipolar Black Man Holding A Metal Pipe

NYPD officers in the area were familiar with Vassell, the spokesman said, and had listed him as an emotionally disturbed person in department files. "Join us as we demand justice for Saheed Vassell ". Police said no gun was recovered from the scene and officers determined that the man had been holding a "metal pipe with a knob at the end of it". ...

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  • Woman not injured after auto hit by six shots
Woman not injured after auto hit by six shots

When officers arrived at the house, they found him holding her at gunpoint. Officers repeatedly ordered Autry to drop the gun, but he refused. The suspect allegedly ordered the woman to exit the auto and walk to a nearby ATM machine where she withdrew an amount of cash and gave it to the man.

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  • Trump hails Mexico's 'strong immigration laws' for stopping migrant caravan
Trump hails Mexico's 'strong immigration laws' for stopping migrant caravan

In a memorandum Wednesday authorizing National Guard troops to be sent to the border, Trump said the situation there has reached a "point of crisis" and he had no choice but to act to end what he termed lawlessness. Presidential candidate Ricardo Anaya went further, saying Mexico should limit anti-terrorism cooperation until the National Guard is...

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  • Woman's Ancestry.com DNA test shows real dad is mom's doctor
Woman's Ancestry.com DNA test shows real dad is mom's doctor

Mortimer. According to the Daily Beast , Kelli Rowlette is suing retired Idaho Falls fertility doctor Dr. Gerald E. Mortimer for medical negligence, battery, and fraud. Rowlette and her family made the hard decision to allow their personal grief to become public through the legal process". "Dr Mortimer knew Kelli Rowlette was his biological da...

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  • Researcher kills four staff at Turkish university
Researcher kills four staff at Turkish university

Osmangazi University's head, Hasan Gonen, said in a statement, "Volkan B. first went to the room of the faculty dean, who was not there, and then shot the faculty secretary. His victims were identified as the deputy dean, faculty secretary and two lecturers. Television footage showed emergency workers at the scene, attending to students and teach...

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  • China trade standoff settles into protracted talks
China trade standoff settles into protracted talks

Observers on both sides will be watching closely when China's president gives opening remarks on Sunday at the Boao Forum for Asia, the country's version of Davos. Experts viewed this escalation as a potentially damaging technology dispute between Beijing and Washington . Washington's list was filled with many obscure industrial items, but Ch...

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  • German court refuses to extradite Catalonia's Puigdemont
German court refuses to extradite Catalonia's Puigdemont

He was arrested after entering Germany on his way back from Finland to Belgium, where he had been living in self-imposed exile after fleeing Spain five months ago. "There is a risk of flight", the court said in its explanation. Isabel Mateos, a retiree attending a protest in the Catalan town of Figueres to call for the release of jailed separatis...

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  • Kyrie Irving out for NBA Playoffs after knee surgery
Kyrie Irving out for NBA Playoffs after knee surgery

The 26-year-old has not played since March 11 due to soreness in that left knee, which led to the surgery. Irving will undergo a procedure on Saturday to remove two screws inserted in his left patella at the time of the procedure, the team said.

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