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GOP Rep. Charlie Dent says he will leave Congress earlier than expected

GOP Rep. Charlie Dent says he will leave Congress earlier than expected

More than a dozen House Republicans have said they will not seek re-election this year. He represents a swing district and the race to succeed him is expected to be competitive. Tom Wolf said in...

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Former aviator from New Mexico trained hero pilot

Former aviator from New Mexico trained hero pilot

U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao extended her sympathies to the loved ones of the passenger who died, Jennifer Riordan, of New Mexico, and praised the pilot, crew and others who were on boa...

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Taxpayers get 1-day extension due to IRS glitch

Taxpayers get 1-day extension due to IRS glitch

The agency also said that taxpayers should filing their tax returns as they normally would. Visitors to the IRS payment site saw one of two messages: One that says the website is unavailable. MA t...

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Syria missile attack 'false alarm', state media says

Syria missile attack 'false alarm', state media says

After Syrian TV reported that aerial defense forces shot down missiles that were headed toward an airbase, a senior Syrian Army officer denied the reports and blamed Israel for setting off the country...

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Professor's response to Barbara Bush's death spark controversy

Professor's response to Barbara Bush's death spark controversy

She also reportedly said , "I'm happy the witch is dead". Randa Jarrar , an author and professor in the English department at California State University, Fresno (aka Fresno State), made the distas...

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China to hold military drills in Taiwan Strait

China to hold military drills in Taiwan Strait

Vessels had been told to avoid a certain area off the Chinese mainland's coast, triggering speculation that a flotilla spearheaded by China's sole aircraft carrier would take part in the exercise. T...

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Man in Berlin attacked with belt as suspect shouts 'Jew' in Arabic

Man in Berlin attacked with belt as suspect shouts 'Jew' in Arabic

He was conducting what he termed an "experiment" in response to a warning from a friend that wearing a kippa in Germany was unsafe, saying he refused to believe this. Levi Salomon, the spokesperson fo...

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Karen McDougal Settles National Enquirer Suit ... Free to Cash in on Trump!!!

Karen McDougal Settles National Enquirer Suit ... Free to Cash in on Trump!!!

Ms McDougal claims she had a 10-month relationship with Mr Trump starting in 2006, when he was already married to his third wife, Mrs Melania Trump, who had given birth to their son Barron earlier tha...

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New York Nanny Found Guilty of Killing Two Children

New York Nanny Found Guilty of Killing Two Children

There, she used two kitchen knives to slash them to death . A nanny convicted of stabbing two children to death at their NY home while their parents were away has cried while being led out of a cou...

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TODAY'S FORECAST: Mostly cloudy, chance of scattered snow showers

TODAY'S FORECAST: Mostly cloudy, chance of scattered snow showers

After that we'll have four days with sunny skies and highs in the 50s. High pressure will inch closer to New England on Sunday . The high temperature will be around 44, and there is "little to no sno...

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Syria gas attack false flag organized by United Kingdom spy services: Russian Federation

Both the USA and Israel appeared to deny involvement in the overnight incident, which would have been the third time that Homs province was bombed in just over a week. Britain's ambassador to the OPCW...

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Pacquiao says door always open for Roach

Pacquiao says door always open for Roach

Pacquiao (59-7-2, 38 KOs) will challenge Matthysse (39-4, 36 KOs, 1 NC) for the WBA world welterweight title the Argentinean slugger won by knocking out Thailand's Tewa Kiram (38-1, 28 KOs) in the eig...

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Trump says U.S. had direct talks with North Korea

Trump says U.S. had direct talks with North Korea

Add Russia Investigation as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Russia Investigation news, video, and analysis from ABC News. "They've been saying I'm going to get rid of them for the last ...

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DASH CAM: Texas house explodes after SUV crashes into it

DASH CAM: Texas house explodes after SUV crashes into it

The driver was unharmed. A 40-year-old man driving without a license said the brakes failed on his SUV, causing him to lose control and hit the home. "When you look at the footage, you just can't ev...

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BJP Rajasthan unit chief resigns, no successor yet

BJP Rajasthan unit chief resigns, no successor yet

In Rajasthan , BJP MP Om Birla and Union minister Arjun Ram Meghwal are said to be the front-runners for the post of state BJP chief. The new state presidents of the party in Rajasthan and Andhra Pra...

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Puerto Rico loses power island-wide as electrical grid collapses

Puerto Rico loses power island-wide as electrical grid collapses

Hurricane Maria caused extensive damage to the island's electrical grid and infrastructure. After the news of the power outage , San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz tweeted that the blackout will not ...

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Brad Weber slams Folau over inappropriate gay comments

Brad Weber slams Folau over inappropriate gay comments

All Blacks scrumhalf TJ Perenara says he is "100% against" Israel Folau's comments on homosexuality. "I'd like to add my voice to the conversation", said Perenara, who has 42 caps. Folau, who is d...

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Pompeo's Secretary of State Confirmation Will 'Come Through'

Pompeo's Secretary of State Confirmation Will 'Come Through'

Sen. Of course, this raises the question as to why Republican Rand Paul is voting nay, and Cotton simply explained that Paul's foreign policy greatly differs from the rest of the Republican Party. "...

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Bernie Sanders Says 'Cardi B Is Right' About US Social Security

Bernie Sanders Says 'Cardi B Is Right' About US Social Security

When it comes to Franklin D. Roosevelt , the "Get Up 10" rapper makes it clear that she's a fan. "He helped us get over the Depression, all while he was in a wheelchair", Cardi said of FDR in GQ's ...

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Mother accidentally shot by child in Merrillville

Mother accidentally shot by child in Merrillville

A 3-year-old girl shot her pregnant mother inside an IL parking lot Tuesday afternoon (April 18) after finding a loaded gun in auto, according to reports. Police say the man is being held on suspicion...

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Facebook to attend Oireachtas committee over Cambridge Analytica breach

Facebook to attend Oireachtas committee over Cambridge Analytica breach

According to Baser, all websites and applications that use its tools have to get user permission to share personal user information. "We are now investigating all apps that had access to large amoun...

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Largest maker of bump stocks will stop taking orders

Largest maker of bump stocks will stop taking orders

Slide Fire Solutions, which is based in Moran, Texas , posted a message on its website saying the company will stop taking orders at midnight on May 20. They're technically legal, but some states ...

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Metals gripped by turmoil as Rusal's sanctions fallout spreads

Metals gripped by turmoil as Rusal's sanctions fallout spreads

Aluminum jumped 3.5 per cent to US$2,366 a ton as of 2:01 p.m. on the London Metal Exchange. "We think an aluminium price of around $2,250/tonne is fair, as it takes into account the impact of Rusal...

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Amit Shah asks Rahul Gandhi to apologise over 'saffron terror' term

Amit Shah asks Rahul Gandhi to apologise over 'saffron terror' term

In a veiled attack on the government, Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday said that no matter what attempt is made to stall the development of Amethi , no one can stop his Lok Sabha cons...

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Tumbleweeds inundate homes in High Desert communities

Tumbleweeds inundate homes in High Desert communities

A California town has been overrun with tumbleweeds - lots and lots of tumbleweeds. Residents in Victorville say it's unlike anything they've seen before, describing it as an "invasion" of tumbleweeds...

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Government to announce climbdown as Brexit bill enters House of Lords

Government to announce climbdown as Brexit bill enters House of Lords

The House of Lords is now debating Prime Minister Theresa May's European Union withdrawal bill, the legislation needed to end Britain's membership of the bloc after more than 40 years. Shadow Brex...

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Strikes on Syria risk wider conflict, says Russian ambassador to Ireland

Meanwhile, Syrian Ambassador to the world body, Bashar al-Jaafari told a meeting of the UN Security Council that the "Syrian government did all that it can do to facilitate the work of this mission". ...

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Excavator blamed for island-wide blackout in Puerto Rico

Excavator blamed for island-wide blackout in Puerto Rico

San Juan mayor lamented that the failure brought the island back to September 20, 2017, after Hurricane Maria wiped out the island's electric infrastructure, and U.S. About 100,000 people are still wi...

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Girl killed in Surat my daughter: Andhra Pradesh man

Girl killed in Surat my daughter: Andhra Pradesh man

The Surat Police on Monday intensified efforts to identify a girl aged about 11, whose mutilated body was found earlier this month. However, Sharma said that DNA tests will be the key in confirmin...

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Wild Wednesday weather is starting off with freezing rain, sleet, and thundersnow

Wild Wednesday weather is starting off with freezing rain, sleet, and thundersnow

The weather will quiet down by the evening as snow pushes off to the east, but low visibility is still expected across the state because the wind will be East at 15-25 miles per hour with gusts up to ...

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Cuomo grants parolees the right to vote

Cuomo grants parolees the right to vote

Currently, those who have served their criminal sentence and have completed parole are eligible for restored voting rights, but Cuomo wanted the legislature to pass a law granting convicted felons o...

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Catholic Bishops 'affirm' decision of hospital in Alfie Evans case

Catholic Bishops 'affirm' decision of hospital in Alfie Evans case

The Court of Appeal's judgment said: 'This letter was misleading to the extent of giving the father false advice. "Alfie we will do everything for you", he posted. We note the offer of the Bambin...

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Ms. Lauryn Hill is playing a show in Burnaby this fall

Ms. Lauryn Hill is playing a show in Burnaby this fall

Tickets for Lauryn Hill's 20th-anniversary tour will go on sale this Friday, April 20th. " Miseducation " includes Billboard chart toppers "Ex-Factor" and 'Everything is Everything .' It als...

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Theresa May apologises to Caribbean leaders over Windrush controversy

Theresa May apologises to Caribbean leaders over Windrush controversy

What residency rights do people born in the Commonwealth have? Nor will he be affected by the street demonstrations against him and his government that will be staged today (April 18) when he ha...

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Mar-A-Lago Is Now 'Indeed The Southern White House'

Mar-A-Lago Is Now 'Indeed The Southern White House'

The two men are also expected to discuss the "maximum pressure" campaign on North Korea ahead of Trump's expected meeting with Kim Jong Un this spring. Security Council resolutions. North Korea ha...

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Sacked from post of advisor, Raghav Chadha sends his earnings to HM

Sacked from post of advisor, Raghav Chadha sends his earnings to HM

In the spirit of federalism, the home ministry could have asked the Delhi government to seek post-facto approval for the posts that were created. A day after his appointment as Deputy Chief Mini...

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6 nominated for Cuban vice presidency posts

6 nominated for Cuban vice presidency posts

Diaz-Canel is a stalwart of the ruling Communist Party and is considered a safe bet to inherit the ideological mantle of Castro and other elderly leaders who helped Fidel Castro topple a US -backe...

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Looking To Dispose of Old Prescription Drugs?

Looking To Dispose of Old Prescription Drugs?

Residents can take their unwanted or expired prescription pills to one of the locations, where they will be dropped into a large container. You can drop your unused or expired prescription drugs off...

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Priyanka, Abhishek in a true-life story

Priyanka, Abhishek in a true-life story

This would be the fourth outing of Salman Khan and Priyanka Chopra after Salaam-E-Ishq, God Tussi Great Ho , and Mujhe Shaadi Karogi. Talking about Salman , the Kick actor also welcomed P...

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Fed govt rejects call to legalise cannabis

Fed govt rejects call to legalise cannabis

The Greens' plan would redefine cannabis as a legal substance in a regulated market and will redirect resources into treatment. "Cannabis isn't the be all end all to cure everything, but for some ...

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