Fire in Azerbaijan's drug rehab clinic kills 24

It took firefighters almost 2.5 hours to extinguish the blaze, which completely engulfed the wooden structure. "At 06:10 am a fire happened at the Republican Narcological Centre in Baku ", the General Prosecutor's Office, the health, interior and ... More..

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Jeff Sessions spotted at dinner with DOJ officials Rosenstein, F
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Jeff Sessions spotted at dinner with DOJ officials Rosenstein, F

Magoo"-a hapless, nearsighted classic cartoon character-that he has given the attorney general in private conversations, sources told The Washington Post Wednesday ". Shelby isn't alone. Trump's tweet le...More..

Powerball rolls upward to $321 million for Saturday
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Powerball rolls upward to $321 million for Saturday

Powerball jackpots start at $40 million and roll over until the jackpot is won. Prizes must be claimed and winning tickets validated before winners can be identified. Players have roughly a 1 in 11,688,053 chan...More..

First ever red alert for snow issued in Scotland
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

First ever red alert for snow issued in Scotland

Some places could see large build-ups of ice overnight into Friday , and will be accompanied by strong winds coming from the east. On top of these, yellow snow warnings have been issued for vast swat...More..

House Committee Looking Into 'Excessive Spending' on Redecorating Carson's Office
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

House Committee Looking Into 'Excessive Spending' on Redecorating Carson's Office

Documents produced to ABC News by HUD show that the agency spent $1,100 to try to fix the table and chairs before staff made a decision to purchase the more expensive replacement. "Additional allegations we...More..

Critics call for Morneau's ouster from pharmacare file over remarks about study
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Critics call for Morneau's ouster from pharmacare file over remarks about study

The cost of that program is $1.2 billion over five years. The Liberal government wants to increase the participation of women in the workforce - and that includes jobs that have traditionally been dominated b...More..

Embattled Cabinet members attend White House opioid event
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Embattled Cabinet members attend White House opioid event

Wednesday's meeting (Thursday NZ time) was actually the second time in 2018 that Trump has allowed the press to film a meeting with lawmakers - the first was on immigration - but the result was quite familiar...More..

Pelosi says Democrats are
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Pelosi says Democrats are "encouraged" by Trump comments at gun meeting

Toomey and Democratic Sen. We are actively soliciting support for our bill . But the president said he told NRA officials over lunch recently that changes in gun culture are needed. "It can be ended and ...More..

ICE: 232 Arrests in Northern California Operation This Week
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

ICE: 232 Arrests in Northern California Operation This Week

Earlier Thursday, White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said the U.S. Justice Department was reviewing Schaaf's warning about the Bay Area ICE raids . "Sanctuary jurisdictions like San Francisco and...More..

Thousands pay their respects to the Rev. Billy Graham
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Thousands pay their respects to the Rev. Billy Graham

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-Ky., and House Speaker Paul Ryan , R-Wis., also touted Graham as a leading American religious figure. Graham was an advisor to several U.S. "I guess growing up ...More..

Billy Graham: Nairobi to hold special meeting to honour powerful U.S. evangelist
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Billy Graham: Nairobi to hold special meeting to honour powerful U.S. evangelist

Others said Graham helped them restore their faith by being an example of God's love. "And I will never forget that". "Humble people are gracious people and Billy was always gracious to everyone", Warren recall...More..

Slovak Investigative Journalist Shot Dead
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Slovak Investigative Journalist Shot Dead

Officers had gone to the house at the request of a anxious family member. An investigative journalist was cowardly assassinated in the European Union once again, head of the RSF's Balkans and European Union b...More..

Maoists killed in Telangana gunfight, huge quantity of arms recovered
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Maoists killed in Telangana gunfight, huge quantity of arms recovered

At least 12 Maoists were killed in a gunfight with police in Telangana's Jayashankar Bhupalapally district on Friday, police said. A constable was also reportedly injured and was airlifted from the spot. The ...More..

Politicians, businesses disagree with choice to stop selling assault-style rifles
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Politicians, businesses disagree with choice to stop selling assault-style rifles

Walmart says it has not sold "modern sporting rifles" - such as the kind that was used by the Florida shooter - since 2015. The announcement has no impact on the availability of AR-15 style firearms or hig...More..

Twenty states sue federal government, seeking end to Obamacare
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Twenty states sue federal government, seeking end to Obamacare

District Court in the Northern District of Texas, alleges that since the GOP eliminated the tax penalty associated with the individual mandate, the ACA itself is no longer constitutional. "With no remaining leg...More..

Mike Pence Treats Abortion Like a Trending Topic
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Mike Pence Treats Abortion Like a Trending Topic

The vice president lauded the Trump administration's first-year progress during his roughly 25-minute long afternoon talk. Pence said the partnership between the two organizations was "made in heaven" - but w...More..

Fight is against militancy and misguiding mindset, not any religion: PM Modi
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Fight is against militancy and misguiding mindset, not any religion: PM Modi

King Abdullah endorsed this point, while speaking of radicalization. King Abdullah, who was accompanied by a business delegation, took part in a round-table meeting with business leaders on Wednesday, follow...More..

China Censors Winnie the Pooh Over Xi Jinping Comparisons
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

China Censors Winnie the Pooh Over Xi Jinping Comparisons

It is believed by many in the Party that the reform will provide a forceful institutional guarantee for China to build a moderately prosperous society in all respects, and embark on the new journey of buildin...More..

Lawmaker on special committee investigating Greitens speaks
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Lawmaker on special committee investigating Greitens speaks

Bennett says prosecutors told him the photo didn't exist, but Steele says he'd only told defense attorneys that prosecutors didn't yet have the photo. Ryan said the cost of the private firm will be comparable t...More..

India's news coverage of Bollywood star's death sparks anger
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

India's news coverage of Bollywood star's death sparks anger

The actor's body was taken to her residence in Green Acres, Lokhandwala, from the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport in a convoy. Anil Ambani , a wealthy Mumbai-based industrialist, dispatched a private...More..

China lashes out at U.S. over Taiwan travel bill
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

China lashes out at U.S. over Taiwan travel bill

Taiwan on Thursday reacted with "cautious optimism" to the US Senate passing an act which would make it easier for high officials to move freely between the two countries. "Only in this way can cross-Strait rel...More..

American Outdoor Brands (AOBC) Receives News Sentiment Rating of 0.27
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

American Outdoor Brands (AOBC) Receives News Sentiment Rating of 0.27

The company's Relative Strength Index which shows price strength now stands at 23.16. American Outdoor Brands Corporation (AOBC) has so far tried and showed success to beat the consensus-estimated $0.07, wi...More..

China Briefly Bans Letter 'N' as Part of Move Against Dissent
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

China Briefly Bans Letter 'N' as Part of Move Against Dissent

China's top newspaper has defended a move to drop presidential term limits, refuting allegations that it clears the way for Xi Jinping to rule the country indefinitely . "The biggest reason for all this is th...More..

Bayern Munich's Coman sidelined for several weeks
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Bayern Munich's Coman sidelined for several weeks

Lewandowski could be the forward in question. "Lewandowski has an excellent goalscoring record therefore if he does become available this summer, the top clubs around Europe will be queuing up to bag the stri...More..

People walk on burning coal to celebrate 'Holika Dahan'
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

People walk on burning coal to celebrate 'Holika Dahan'

The festival of colors or Holi will be celebrated March 1-2, i.e. Thursday and Friday, when people will color their loved ones with an array of hues, indulge in delicacies and candies specially made for the o...More..

Reba McEntire to Host ACM Awards, Plus: This Year's Top Nominees
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Reba McEntire to Host ACM Awards, Plus: This Year's Top Nominees

The award show will air on April 15 on CBS. Thomas Rhett earned six nominations, Keith Urban had five nominations, and songwriter and producer Shane McAnally had five nods. He was also nominated for t...More..

California couple arrested after three children found living in plywood box
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

California couple arrested after three children found living in plywood box

A Joshua Tree couple is being held on child cruelty charges after officials doing an area check on a property found three teens living in a box. Officials made the discovery after happening upon a travel tr...More..

Microsoft, US Set for High Court Battle on Overseas Emails
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Microsoft, US Set for High Court Battle on Overseas Emails

Newman, national security of counsel at Morrison & Foerster LLP in NY, told Bloomberg Law. There are "problems with either side winning", she said. Microsoft seemed to have won the day in July 2016 when...More..

Pac-12 women's basketball tournament
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Pac-12 women's basketball tournament

Utah went 0-2 against Arizona this year. UCLA and Utah have 10 conference wins. With outsiders still not giving OSU much of a chance to win this tournament, Pivec and the Beavers ignore the noise and conti...More..

Alabama's NCAA tourney hopes take a hit after 4-game skid
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Alabama's NCAA tourney hopes take a hit after 4-game skid

Walk-on Lawson Schaffer played much of the second half for Alabama. Jalen Hudson paced Florida with 27 points on 6-of-8 shooting and knocked down three 3-pointers. They've lost four in a row to put their NC...More..