• State mobilizes response to Kauai floods and landslides
State mobilizes response to Kauai floods and landslides

Napali Coast Park and Haena State Park will remain closed indefinitely because of extensive damage to the road leading into both parks. Kauai County spokeswoman Sarah Blane said county officials had to call in off-duty firefighters, police officers and lifeguards Saturday night to rescue about a half-dozen people who were trapped by rising floo...

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  • Russian Federation faces fresh sanctions for Syria chemical attack, says USA ambassador
Russian Federation faces fresh sanctions for Syria chemical attack, says USA ambassador

He said, "Right now, this is a one-time shot created to set back the Syrian war machine's ability to produce chemical weapons". US President Donald Trump is still reviewing military options available in Syria as diplomatic tensions continue to rumble between Russian Federation and the West.

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  • 77-year-old woman shamed, denied late husband's pension for wearing 'Pottu'
77-year-old woman shamed, denied late husband's pension for wearing 'Pottu'

Police say she was then driven south by the group to Bakers Creek, taken out of the vehicle and allegedly further beaten. "She was not scared of the gun", Reese said . Somehow she was able to escape and seek help at a nearby farmhouse. Well, I didn't even get the date, because he left when he found out how old I was.

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  • Cancer Survivor Finishes Boston Marathon 13 Hours After Starting
Cancer Survivor Finishes Boston Marathon 13 Hours After Starting

She's the first American woman to win the marathon in more than 30 years. And she despite one of the worst weather days in marathon history, Mary ran the first 15.5 miles in the heavy wind and torrential rain. Sellers now lives in Tucson, Arizona with her husband Blake. After graduation, she continued to work with Weber State track and field co...

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  • Modi has destroyed the banking system: Rahul
Modi has destroyed the banking system: Rahul

He took to Twitter to take a poetic dig at the Prime Minister and also spoke to reporters here, alleging that Modi has assured "acchhe din" for fugitive jewellers Nirav Modi and Mehul Choksi, leaving the poor of the country high and dry. If given 15 minutes time to speak inside the Parliament , PM won't be able to stand whether the issue is rela...

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  • Millions targeted in suspected Russian cyber-attack
Millions targeted in suspected Russian cyber-attack

Washington and London issued a joint alert saying the campaign by Russian government-backed hackers was meant to advance spying, intellectual property theft and other "malicious" activities and could be escalated to launch offensive attacks.

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  • Syrian air defence shoots down missiles over Homs
Syrian air defence shoots down missiles over Homs

Syrian Central Media , which is run by the government, said the missiles targeted Shayrat air base in Homs. The attack on the T-4 base near Homs, the source told Friedman, "was the first time we attacked live Iranian targets - both facilities and people".

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  • Chinas Q1 trade surplus with US rises 19.4 pct y/y
Chinas Q1 trade surplus with US rises 19.4 pct y/y

Honda's sales fell by 13% to 97,587 units in March with the brand hindered by engine problems which forced it to temporarily suspend sales of CRV and Civic models produced at its Dongfeng Honda Automobile joint venture last month. China's exports rode a global trade boom past year, expanding at the fastest pace since 2013 and serving as one of the...

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  • Long Island weather: Cloudy, blustery Tuesday with rain possible
Long Island weather: Cloudy, blustery Tuesday with rain possible

Wednesday: Sun and clouds. But Tuesday morning started a little chilly with temperatures in upper 50s before sunrise. Most of the snow and wintry mix of precipitation will be around Wausau or farther south. This low will strengthen as it moves into the Rockies Thursday , then over the Texas Panhandle Friday . This system will taper off to...

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  • Mecca Masjid blast case: NIA judge acquits all five accused, resigns later
Mecca Masjid blast case: NIA judge acquits all five accused, resigns later

Families and relatives of victims of the 2007 Mecca Masjid blast are upset with the special NIA court's verdict of acquitting five people, including Swami Aseemanand, in the blast case. The court in Hyderabad's Nampally cited lack of evidence as the reason behind the acquittal. Although initial investigations pointed to the role of LeT and Ha...

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  • Kellyanne Conway Goes After CNN And James Comey In Marathon Interview
Kellyanne Conway Goes After CNN And James Comey In Marathon Interview

After a rough back and forth interview on CNN, #Kellyanne Conway chose to continue her thoughts on Twitter . White House counselor Kellyanne Conway said Monday that James Comey "swung" the 2016 presidential election, seemingly meaning President Donald Trump wouldn't have beaten Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton without the former Fede...

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  • TTU faculty members aboard Southwest Airlines flight during engi
TTU faculty members aboard Southwest Airlines flight during engi

Marty Martinez , left, and other passengers of a Southwest Airlines flight from NY to Dallas are seen during the flight's descent on April 17, 2018. "All of the sudden we heard this loud bang, rattling", Johnson said. "We could feel the air from the outside coming in, and then we had smoke kind of coming in the window".

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  • Lebanon Special School District Board gets new construction management
Lebanon Special School District Board gets new construction management

Dr. Gloria Rendon and Theresa Sias, with a consulting group associated with the New Mexico School Board Association of Santa Fe, worked with the RISD School Board and committee after September of a year ago to hire a new superintendent. Buehrer said after reviewing the matter with the school district's legal counsel, he believed the bid should be a...

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  • USA says it has proof Syria government was behind gas attack
USA says it has proof Syria government was behind gas attack

Syria agreed to give up its chemical weapons arsenal in 2013 and submit to OPCW inspections to avert U.S. retaliation after a suspected nerve gas attack in Douma killed hundreds of people. He said European Union foreign ministers will meet Monday to discuss the situation and put forward proposals for steps going forward. The rollout of new sanction...

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  • Mother Who Drove SUV Off Cliff, Killing Family of 8, Was Drunk
Mother Who Drove SUV Off Cliff, Killing Family of 8, Was Drunk

In 2011, Sarah Hart pleaded guilty to a domestic assault charge in Minnesota for reportedly spanking one of the children. Jennifer and Sarah Hart, both 39, and three of their children - 19-year old Markis Hart, 14-year-old Jeremiah Hart and 14-year-old Abigail Hart - were found dead at the scene of the crash.

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  • Philly Police Release 911 Calls In Arrest Of 2 Men At Starbucks
Philly Police Release 911 Calls In Arrest Of 2 Men At Starbucks

Starbucks said the employee who called police on the men no longer worked at that location. The company said the training is "designed to address implicit bias, promote conscious inclusion, prevent discrimination and ensure everyone inside a Starbucks store feels safe and welcome".

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  • Trump tweets accuses China, Russia of currency devaluation
Trump tweets accuses China, Russia of currency devaluation

Asked whether Trump's tweet on Monday about China and Russian Federation being currency manipulators had to do with wanting a weaker dollar, Mnuchin said: "That's not the case". Trump is locked in a tense trade battle with China, as he has accused Beijing of closing off markets to American exporters while shipping cheap products into the United S...

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  • Stormy Daniels Defends Herself Against
Stormy Daniels Defends Herself Against "Publicity Stunt" Claims on 'The View'

Daniels says she had sex once with Mr Trump in 2006 and that Mr Trump's personal lawyer, Michael Cohen , paid her 130,000 United States dollars days before the 2016 election for her silence. Ms Daniels continued: "I didn't tell my husband at the time, I was embarrassed". Co-host Meghan McCain then pressed Stormy Daniels on if she was making ...

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  • Barbara Bush, wife of ex-President George HW Bush, in 'failing health'
Barbara Bush, wife of ex-President George HW Bush, in 'failing health'

Barbara Bush , the wife of former US President George HW Bush, is in "failing health" and has made a decision to no longer seek medical treatment, the office of the ex-president has said in a statement. Bush told CNN in 2016. She campaigned for son George W. and fiercely defended him from critics after he became president. In 1984, her quic...

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  • United Kingdom and USA accuse Russian Federation of cyber attack that compromised global networks
United Kingdom and USA accuse Russian Federation of cyber attack that compromised global networks

The goal of the announcement Monday was to warn corporations and individuals to protect themselves against attacks. The officials said the attacks aren't always for espionage or to steal intellectual property, an d also to lay the foundation for seizing control of computer equipment to potentially launch future attacks.

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