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Binghamton University freshman fatally stabbed on campus

Binghamton University freshman fatally stabbed on campus

Classes at Binghamton are canceled today. The person was described as a "light-skinned male wearing dark trousers and a dark, Puma hooded sweatshirt". "So I think that for the foreseeable future, ther...

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Trump walks back plan for more sanctions on Russian Federation

Trump walks back plan for more sanctions on Russian Federation

Lt. Gen. Kenneth F. McKenzie, director of the Joint Staff, said, "I think the words crippled and degraded are good words". "The global community will not allow chemical weapons to come back into our e...

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President Trump's personal lawyer also represented Sean Hannity

President Trump's personal lawyer also represented Sean Hannity

I never paid legal fees to Michael. And it turns out, that client is none other than Fox News host Sean Hannity. Cohen's lawyers had publicly identified Trump and Broidy as clients, but only revea...

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Students Return To School After Teacher Walkout

Students Return To School After Teacher Walkout

Bartlesville's superintendent unwittingly played a critical role in sparking the teacher movement behind this month's statewide walkout, but he plans on being a lot more intentional in his advocacy ...

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Former first lady Barbara Bush declines further medical treatment

Former first lady Barbara Bush declines further medical treatment

Earlier previous year, they both spent time in separate rooms in the same Houston hospital, both being treated for breathing problems. "She is surrounded by a family she adores, and appreciates the ...

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Trump Fires Back After Comey Calls Him 'Morally Unfit' For Office

Trump Fires Back After Comey Calls Him 'Morally Unfit' For Office

Comey has a revisionist view of history and seems like a disgruntled ex-employee, afterall he was sacked", Counselor to the President Kellyanne Conway added. The Home Shopping Network ABC News ho...

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Three Kenya election board commissioners resign, cite leadership failure

Three Kenya election board commissioners resign, cite leadership failure

Three IEBC commissioners have resigned with immediate effect. Mwachanya blames politicians for the commission's woes. Chiloba was handed a three-month suspension by IEBC Chairman Wafula Chebukati ...

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Macron, Putin discuss Syria over phone

Macron, Putin discuss Syria over phone

Appearing live on French television BFM and online investigative site Mediapart, the 40-year-old leader said the US, Britain and France had "full worldwide legitimacy to intervene" with the strikes,...

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New primary school to be built in Kilkenny City

New primary school to be built in Kilkenny City

Overall, 99 per cent were offered one of their ranked primary schools . The survey of more than 1,000 users of parent network Mumsnet took place ahead of today, when parents discover which primary ...

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Suspected Toronto serial killer charged with 8th murder

Suspected Toronto serial killer charged with 8th murder

He was seen in a photo recovered as part of the investigation into McArthur and then shared with reporters in the hopes of uncovering his identity. Police said it was rare for them to release a phot...

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British Jets Take off from Cyprus Base Before Hitting Targets in Syria

British Jets Take off from Cyprus Base Before Hitting Targets in Syria

Describing the strike as a deterrent, Trump said the USA would maintain pressure on Syria until the Assad regime suspends use of chemical weapons. Trump a year ago imposed a controversial travel b...

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Armenians protest Sargsyan's appointment as PM

Armenians protest Sargsyan's appointment as PM

He once again urged to block the streets in Yerevan not to let the parliament hold a session on Tuesday during which a PM has to be elected. Thousands of protesters have been demonstrating in Yereva...

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US Bans American Companies From Selling Parts to Chinese Phone Maker ZTE

US Bans American Companies From Selling Parts to Chinese Phone Maker ZTE

Denying ZTE export privileges prevents the company from "participating in any way in any transaction" subject to the USA government's Export Administration Regulations, which govern sales of sensiti...

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US Pastor on Trial for Alleged Terror Ties, Spying in Turkey

US Pastor on Trial for Alleged Terror Ties, Spying in Turkey

Brunson was arrested in December 2016 for alleged links to both an outlawed Kurdish insurgent group and the network of the US -based Muslim cleric who Turkey blames for a masterminding a failed milita...

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Belgium's Michy Batshuayi a doubt for World Cup after injuring ankle ligaments

Belgium's Michy Batshuayi a doubt for World Cup after injuring ankle ligaments

The 24-year-old has now revealed he is unlikely to play again this season and there is concern he could miss the World Cup as Roberto Martinez's Red Devils begin their campaign in two months' time. ...

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China's Weibo Reverses Ban On Gay-Themed Content

China's Weibo Reverses Ban On Gay-Themed Content

By Sunday the Global Times weighed in, with an item encouraging tolerance toward LGBT people while drawing a line for "vulgar" content that must be removed . Sina said the campaign was to ensur...

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Karnataka elections: BJP releases 2nd list containing 82 names

On 16 April, the Congress released the names of 218 candidates which included Chief Minister Siddaramaiah , who will contest from Chamundeshwari in Mysuru. Dr. Mahadevappa, who wanted to contest fr...

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UK PM May: British forces conduct targeted strike against Syria

UK PM May: British forces conduct targeted strike against Syria

Labour MP Kevin Brennan wrote: "Parliamentary approval should have been sought". "This is not about intervening in a civil war". Russian Federation has warned the West against attacking its Syrian...

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Russian Federation bans use of messaging app Telegram

Russian Federation bans use of messaging app Telegram

Last Friday, Tagansky District Court ordered access to internet messenger Telegram to be blocked after the company's managers repeatedly refused to hand over encryption keys to its clients' corres...

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Russia says will not delay response to US sanctions- RIA

Russia says will not delay response to US sanctions- RIA

Assad denies he has used chemical weapons, and the USA has yet to present evidence of what it says led to the allied action: a chlorine gas attack on civilians in Douma on April 7 that killed more t...

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SC prison secured following disturbance

SC prison secured following disturbance

They say the incident resulted in 17 inmates requiring outside medical attention and seven inmates were killed. Twelve inmates were killed by other prisoners in SC in 2017, according to public docum...

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Trump unleashes torrent of rage against Comey

Trump unleashes torrent of rage against Comey

Mr. Trump's early-morning missives slammed the ex-director as a "slimeball", while simultaneously casting Comey as someone he "hardly knew". Parts of the interview are likely to revive the fury of C...

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PM Abbasi condemns Justice Ijazul Ahsan's house shooting

PM Abbasi condemns Justice Ijazul Ahsan's house shooting

According to a spokesperson for the Government of Punjab, the JIT, to be headed by additional inspector-general of police (IG) Muhammad Tahir, will comprise Sultan Chaudhry, the deputy inspector-gener...

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National Weather Service issues flash flood watch

National Weather Service issues flash flood watch

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS: A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead to flash flooding. While one line was located well south and east of the Lehigh Valley just after 5 ...

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Hicks homers twice to lead Yankees over Tigers

Hicks homers twice to lead Yankees over Tigers

Jordan Montgomery (1-0) allowed three runs and five hits in six-plus innings. The New York Yankees, who have high expectations this season, have gotten off to a mediocre start, as they sit under.5...

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Mom accused of letting 2-year-old smoke meth, marijuana

Mom accused of letting 2-year-old smoke meth, marijuana

This is not the first story of alleged child abuse to gain viral attention in recent days. At the beginning of January, the deputies launched a child abuse investigation in Ecker's case after learni...

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Pakistani security personnel killed in attack from across Afghan border

Pakistani security personnel killed in attack from across Afghan border

Clashes are frequent in the area as Afghanistan doesn't recognize the 2,400-kilometer Durand Line (drawn by Britain in 1896) as its global border with Pakistan. Afghan officials often give conflicting...

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Australia-Shark Attack,1st Ld-Writethru, AS

Australia-Shark Attack,1st Ld-Writethru, AS

Two men have been separately attacked by a shark in Western Australia , with one managing to walk to an ambulance and the other bodysurfing back to shore where friends applied a tourniquet to stem hi...

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West hesitates on Syria response as Russian Federation warns of 'war'

West hesitates on Syria response as Russian Federation warns of 'war'

British Prime Minister Theresa May won backing from her senior ministers on Thursday to take unspecified action with the USA and France to deter further use of chemical weapons by Syria. He said: " ...

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11-yr-old girl's mutilated body discovered, sexual assault suspected — Surat

11-yr-old girl's mutilated body discovered, sexual assault suspected — Surat

The body of the girl, believed be in the age group of 9 to 11 years, was spotted lying in bushes in a cricket ground in the locality on April 6 by some passersby, who informed police. "Samples have be...

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Winter Weather Advisory in Effect for New Hampshire

Winter Weather Advisory in Effect for New Hampshire

A winter storm warning has been issued for Auburn Hills from 6 p.m. Saturday until noon Sunday, as freezing rain and sleet are expected. As this air moves in, Cameron said , not only will tempera...

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Narendra Modi Finally Responds On The Rape Cases In The Country

Narendra Modi Finally Responds On The Rape Cases In The Country

Prime Minister Modi, who arrives in the United Kingdom from Sweden on Tuesday night, is also among only three senior world leaders attending CHOGM to be invited for an audience with Queen Elizabeth II...

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Before and after aerials of the Syria strike

Before and after aerials of the Syria strike

Trump used the haunting political phrase " Mission Accomplished! " in a tweet Saturday morning to praise the "perfectly executed strike" against Syria. Putin condemned the military strikes as aggres...

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Idaho man arrested after woman says he chained her to bed

Idaho man arrested after woman says he chained her to bed

The woman also alleged that the police officer had arrested her along with her husband and son stating that her complaint was false. "It saddens me every time that something like this happens", he s...

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Togadia legacy ends, VHP gets its new worldwide president

Togadia legacy ends, VHP gets its new worldwide president

Togadia had informally been the leader of the VHP since 2003 and was formally appointed to the post in 2011. The former Parishad chief had resigned after his close aide, Raghav Reddy, had lost VHP pre...

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Gov. Bevin:

Gov. Bevin: "I apologize" to those hurt by comments

The budget included increased spending for public education with the help of an accompanying tax increase. The legislator heeded the protests and overrode the veto. Kentucky's Republican-majority ...

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Saudi king slams Iranian 'interference,' US Jerusalem move at Arab summit

Saudi king slams Iranian 'interference,' US Jerusalem move at Arab summit

In his opening speech to the summit, Saudi King Salman bin Abdul-Aziz reiterated that East Jerusalem will remain part of the Palestinian territories. The move has sparked deep anger among the Palest...

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Viral Audio: UP Police officer suspended for leaking encounter information

Viral Audio: UP Police officer suspended for leaking encounter information

Raghu, who has made a decision to contest as an independent, had unsuccessfully contested the assembly elections from Krishnaraja constituency in 2013 on BSR Congress Party's ticket. Why are you silen...

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Facebook To Reward Data Abuse Whistleblowers

Facebook To Reward Data Abuse Whistleblowers

There will no doubt be additional legislation proposed in the wake of Zuckerberg's testimony, but based on statements made during the committee hearings this week and legislation that has been formall...

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Chinese minister visits Japan for talks on N. Korea, regional issues

Chinese minister visits Japan for talks on N. Korea, regional issues

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi will meet with his Japanese counterpart today in what will be the first high-level economic dialogue between the two countries in almost a decade. China has demonstr...

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