• Senate Panel Narrowly Backs Pompeo for Sec of State
Senate Panel Narrowly Backs Pompeo for Sec of State

Trump fired Tillerson, a former oil executive who never really meshed with the president, in March in favor of Pompeo, a former Tea Party congressman with whom he has developed a close relationship. Christopher Coons of DE volunteered to change his vote to "present" - making the vote 11 in favor, 9 opposed and 1 present, and enabling the committ...

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  • Liberman, Netanyahu to Iran: Israel has never been more prepared to fight
Liberman, Netanyahu to Iran: Israel has never been more prepared to fight

In an earlier tweet Friday, Salami warned, "Hands are on the trigger and missiles are ready and will be launched at any moment that enemy has a sinister plot..." "I do not believe that we are headed towards regional war but I do believe that unfortunately, Israel has continued its violations with worldwide law, hoping to be able to do it with imp...

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  • Mexican Gangsters Dissolved Bodies of Three Missing Students in Acid
Mexican Gangsters Dissolved Bodies of Three Missing Students in Acid

Javier Solomon Aceves Gastelum, 25, Marco Garcia Francisco Avalos, 20, and Jesus Daniel Diaz, 20, vanished last month in Tonala while filming a project for school, the Washington Post reported. The students, who authorities say had no connection to any criminal gangs, found themselves inadvertently enmeshed in an ongoing conflict between two drug...

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  • Assassins of Palestinian lecturer will pay dearly for his murder: Haniyeh
Assassins of Palestinian lecturer will pay dearly for his murder: Haniyeh

Palestinian Ambassador to Malaysia, Datuk Dr Anwar H. Al Agha said his country is not perturbed by the obstacles raised by Israel and the reports coming out from the country's media. Malaysia Inspector General of Police Mohamad Fuzi Harun said the computer-generated sketches were based on witnesses' description of the shooters who were seen on se...

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  • Trump Honors Armenians on Remembrance Day
Trump Honors Armenians on Remembrance Day

In contrast with the stance of Armenia, its diaspora and numerous other countries, Ankara does not recognize the 1915 killings as "genocide", emphasizing that there were casualties "on both sides". "Between 1915 and 1923, Armenians were subjected to torture, starvation, mass murder and exile from their historic homeland", according to the proclamat...

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  • Gadchiroli encounter: 15 more bodies recovered from Indravati river
Gadchiroli encounter: 15 more bodies recovered from Indravati river

The elite anti-Naxal squad C-60 of the Gadchiroli police on Sunday launched combing operations in the forest following information that the extremists were to hold a meeting. It lasted for 90 minutes, DIG ( Gadchiroli ) Ankush Shinde said. Late on Monday and early Tuesday, as part of the search operations, the security forces came upon bodies o...

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  • Idaho hit hard by E. Coli outbreak
Idaho hit hard by E. Coli outbreak

Lettuce is a common staple for our favorite salads, and now the CDC warns of an E.coli outbreak , linked to romaine lettuce . For now, the CDC said not buy or eat romaine lettuce at grocery stores or restaurants unless you can confirm it's not from the Yuma, Arizona.

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  • Ochsner Baton Rouge receives an 'A' for Patient Safety, Again
Ochsner Baton Rouge receives an 'A' for Patient Safety, Again

The Spring 2018 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades are now live! It is peer reviewed, fully transparent and free to the public. Sacred Heart received a B in the assessment, as did Lehigh Valley Hospital-Schuylkill Medical Center on South Jackson Street in Pottsville; Easton Hospital and LVH-Hazleton earned Cs; and LVH-Schuylkill Medical Center o...

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  • Ahead of Modi-Xi summit, positivity blooms in gloomy Chinese media
Ahead of Modi-Xi summit, positivity blooms in gloomy Chinese media

The officials are in Beijing to attend the meeting of the SCO Council of Foreign Ministers on April 24. The criminal terrorist militias are not impeded by borders as they seek to destroy the architecture of global stability and build walls of fear in societies that believe in pluralism, she said.

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  • Monkey selfie suit rejected in US Federal Court
Monkey selfie suit rejected in US Federal Court

The parties dispute exactly how the photos were taken, but PETA alleged that after Slater set up his camera, a macaque named Naruto deliberately pressed the shutter multiple times when he became aware of his own reflection in the lens. In a joint statement they said the case "raises important, cutting-edge issues about expanding legal rights ...

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  • Eagles Owner Jeffrey Lurie Used Vulgarity to Call Trump's Presidency 'Disastrous'
Eagles Owner Jeffrey Lurie Used Vulgarity to Call Trump's Presidency 'Disastrous'

Will the Philadelphia Eagles visit the White House before September 6, 2018? NFL Super Bowl champions the Philadelphia Eagles are planning to visit the White House in Washington. In a speech last September , Trump said: "Wouldn't you love to see one of these National Football League owners, when somebody disrespects our flag, to say: 'get ...

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  • Judge 'Rejects' Plea To Send Alfie Evans To Italy For Treatment
Judge 'Rejects' Plea To Send Alfie Evans To Italy For Treatment

Dozens of supporters of Alfie's parents gathered Monday outside Alder Hey hospital , and reacted with anger to the court decision. While receiving treatment, Alfie began to have seizures, lasting from a few minutes to an hour, repeatedly and was placed on life support .

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  • Facebook Reveals The Lengthy Rulebook It Uses To Remove Posts
Facebook Reveals The Lengthy Rulebook It Uses To Remove Posts

Second, to make it easier for everyone, including experts in different fields, to give it feedback so that it can improve the guidelines - and the decisions it makes over time. We allow humor and social commentary related to these topics. Determining whether something is shared for amusement or to raise awareness, and if it was received as such,...

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  • Corbyn anti-Semitism meeting 'disappointing', Jewish leaders say
Corbyn anti-Semitism meeting 'disappointing', Jewish leaders say

We will continue to engage and work with Jewish community organisations to deal with this issue. "I am absolutely committed to rooting out anti-Semitism from our party and our society", Mr Corbyn said. The Jewish Leadership Council and Board of Deputies had written to Mr Corbyn following last month's demonstration to suggest "areas of action". ...

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  • Semitrucks line up under overpass to stop man from jumping
Semitrucks line up under overpass to stop man from jumping

The Michigan State Police, Huntington Woods and Oak Park Police all worked together to keep the man from jumping. A man appeared to be attempting to jump from the Coolidge overpass on I-696 in MI this week. The highway was opened back up to travelers around 4am, three hours after police received the call about the suicidal man. Photos of at lea...

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  • Tennessee judge revokes Waffle House shooting suspect Travis Reinking's $2 million bail
Tennessee judge revokes Waffle House shooting suspect Travis Reinking's $2 million bail

One of many staff on the crane firm, Ken Sustrich, instructed police that he reached out to Reinking's father with considerations about his son's psychological well being. Also on Tuesday, a Nashville judge revoked the bond of the shooting suspect. A reserved smile spread across Shaw's face amid the applause, and state Rep.

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  • Florida student, family apologize for racial 'promposal'
Florida student, family apologize for racial 'promposal'

That was not my intention, ' it read. Anyone who knows me or [name redacted] knows that thats not how we truly feel. "It was a completely joke and it went too far", read the post. "It was racial in nature and administration became aware of it last night", the message continued. Many who saw the post are understandably upset with its contents as w...

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  • Senate May Postpone VA Secretary Confirmation Hearing
Senate May Postpone VA Secretary Confirmation Hearing

The Washington Post was first to report the postponement, and said anonymous officials said concerns have recently surfaced about Jackson's management of the White House medical office. "They question him about every little thing". "IAVA members nationwide are calling on the Senate to do its job at this defining time and ensure that any nominee...

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  • Jeff Sessions Won't Recuse Himself From Michael Cohen's Case
Jeff Sessions Won't Recuse Himself From Michael Cohen's Case

The source close to Cohen told Vanity Fair that although the president and his personal attorney aren't now speaking, communication has happened nonetheless - and that although they don't indicate a potential pardon per se, the concept isn't far off.

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  • Officers, 1 Civilian Shot At Dallas Home Depot
Officers, 1 Civilian Shot At Dallas Home Depot

The Dallas Police Department said both of the officers are in critical condition. One officer was taken to Presbyterian Hospital, the station reports. A source has informed local media that among law enforcement, a photo is circulating of 29-year-old Armando Juarez. At a press conference on Tuesday night, Dallas Police Chief Renee Hall and Dallas...

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