Concerned auto executives to meet with Trump over fuel economy rules

President TrumpDonald John TrumpPruitt dined with Cardinal accused of sexual abuse: report Kelly: No consideration on leaving White House despite "times of great frustration" Kelly: Trump "embarrassed" by Russian Federation probe MORE is meetin... More..

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Malaysia has chosen the world's oldest head of government
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Malaysia has chosen the world's oldest head of government

It capped a dramatic comeback for Mahathir, who previously ruled the country at the head of BN for 22 years and came out of retirement to take on his ex-protégé, Prime Minister Najib Razak , after the leader b...More..

Hawaii's Kilauea volcano could launch boulders the size of cars
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Hawaii's Kilauea volcano could launch boulders the size of cars

She said hotter, fresher and gassier magma can result in more voluminous lava flows. "Why did they let people build all around it?" she asked. But geologist Bill Chadwick said it was impossible to know when...More..

by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Iran says Airbus to announce decision on selling planes to Tehran

Airbus is particularly more exposed on widebody jets, for which sluggish global demand has forced it to revise down part of its production plans; Iran has ordered 53 widebody jets from Airbus and 30 from Boein...More..

India wants safe, sustainable Rohingya repatriation
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

India wants safe, sustainable Rohingya repatriation

According to the agreement, which was finalised in Myanmar's capital Nay Pyi Daw early last year, a two-year deadline has been set for the repatriation of the Rohingyas. In an official statement on Swaraj's v...More..

ZTE on life support after United States export ban
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

ZTE on life support after United States export ban

According to the U.S. Government, the step was taken because the company had failed to comply with a settlement related to ZTE shipping U.S. -made goods to Iran in violation of U.S. ZTE is not among Qualcomm's ...More..

Cornell student strips down to her underwear while presenting thesis
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Cornell student strips down to her underwear while presenting thesis

At least two dozen of the students also undressed in solidarity. She then encouraged the audience to strip. "The only question that this has led me to ask is how much longer we need to put up with this nonsen...More..

Convicted killer Clara Harris released from prison and back in Galveston County
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Convicted killer Clara Harris released from prison and back in Galveston County

Before the attack, Harris hired a private investigator to trail her husband of 10 years, whom she suspected of having an affair with one of his former employees. Defense attorney George Parnham said he was happ...More..

Treasury investigates possible leak of bank records for Trump lawyer Michael Cohen
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Treasury investigates possible leak of bank records for Trump lawyer Michael Cohen

Michael Avenatti , lawyer for the adult film actress Stormy Daniels , who is suing Donald Trump , released his bombshell report Tuesday night, alleging that more than $3 million had been paid into a phony...More..

Noura Hussein: Sentenced to death in Sudan for killing 'rapist husband'
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Noura Hussein: Sentenced to death in Sudan for killing 'rapist husband'

A day later her husband tried to rape her again, and she stabbed him to death. A court in Sudan has sentenced to death a young woman for killing her husband after he allegedly raped her as his male relatives...More..

Flooding forces 2500 BC residents from their homes
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Flooding forces 2500 BC residents from their homes

More than 2,500 people have been forced out of their homes in the Kootenay-Boundary region as water levels along rivers continue to rise. They are on site, continuing to fill sandbags Friday. Jessica Mace of ...More..

Officer suspended after manhandling woman
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Officer suspended after manhandling woman

After watching dash camera video of the incident, the Alpharetta Safety Chief took disciplinary action against Legg. Squad auto video shows Officer James Legg shouting "you're not in charge, shut the f*** u...More..

Ex-Speaker Sheldon Silver convicted of corruption, again
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Ex-Speaker Sheldon Silver convicted of corruption, again

Silver, 74, was convicted on charges that included honest services fraud, extortion and money laundering, report the New York Times and Newsday . "As a unanimous jury found, he sold his public office for p...More..

Amit Shah says BJP will win more than 130 seats in Karnataka
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Amit Shah says BJP will win more than 130 seats in Karnataka

Addressing a press conference at the conclusion of the Karnataka Assembly election campaign here, Singh said, Rahul Gandhi and other members of the dynasty are brought up with the belief that the office o...More..

Explosive device damages Texas church near site of Starbucks bomb, diocese says
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Explosive device damages Texas church near site of Starbucks bomb, diocese says

The bomb was found on Thursday morning on the front steps of the office at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church in Beaumont, Texas . The church, which is home to the All Saints' Episcopal School, will remain close...More..

The case for Gina Haspel as Central Intelligence Agency director — The Chicago Tribune
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

The case for Gina Haspel as Central Intelligence Agency director — The Chicago Tribune

The debate over the use of interrogation techniques such as waterboarding and sleep deprivation are at the forefront as President Trump nominated Gina Haspel to replace CIA Director Mike Pompeo . Haspel pu...More..

Government committee warns of food price rises
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Government committee warns of food price rises

Urging the formulation a coherent post-brexit plan for food, the government had "some important choices to make ", said Committee chair Lord Teverson. So what would a no deal situation mean for your weekly sho...More..

Wenger predicts European super league
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Wenger predicts European super league

He won three Premier League titles and also three times Premier League Manager of the Year. Mesut Ozil, Mohamed Elneny, Laurent Koscielny and Santi Cazorla are injured while the rest of the squad will be av...More..

Very Warm & Dry to Start Mother's Day Weekend
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Very Warm & Dry to Start Mother's Day Weekend

Sunday - A chance of showers and thunderstorms. This all means we can expect variable clouds for the first half of next week with daily chances for showers, and perhaps a thunderstorm certainly by the middle p...More..

Karnataka polls: Amit Shah, Yeddyurappa hold roadshow in Karnataka's Badami
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Karnataka polls: Amit Shah, Yeddyurappa hold roadshow in Karnataka's Badami

This led to clash between the TDP and the BJP who are crossing swords in the issue of the Special Category Status. When he heard about the incident, Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu said TDP leaders and w...More..

Rabindranath Tagore returned Nobel Prize in protest
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Rabindranath Tagore returned Nobel Prize in protest

Speaking in Bengali at a programme in Gomati district on the occasion of Tagore's birthday on Wednesday, the chief minister had said, "Rabindranath Tagore not only rejected the Nobel Prize in protest against ...More..

Volcano erupts in Indonesia forcing anyone within 3km to evacuate immediately
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Volcano erupts in Indonesia forcing anyone within 3km to evacuate immediately

The volcano started to erupt at 7.32 am on Friday morning, with the thick plume of smoke reaching a height of 5,500m above the summit, Indonesia's Research and Development Center for Geological Disaster Techn...More..

Trump knew of harassment allegations against NY AG years ago, says lawyer
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Trump knew of harassment allegations against NY AG years ago, says lawyer

Gleason's letter said Dunleavy did discuss the allegations against Mr. Schneiderman, "as evidenced by a phone call I received from Attorney Michael Cohen ". Gleason says he spoke to Cohen during an effort to d...More..

Jammu and Kashmir: Policeman killed in militant attack in Budgam
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Jammu and Kashmir: Policeman killed in militant attack in Budgam

The slain policeman was identified as Shamim Ahmad (belt no. 834) a resident of Yaripora village of south Kashmir's Kulgam district. The security forces cordoned off the area and conducted searches. "The clai...More..

John Kelly: Trump is
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

John Kelly: Trump is "Super Smart"

Kelly said his only regret in becoming the White House gate-keeper after a stint as Homeland Security secretary was that he didn't start off as chief of staff. Pop culture also heavily influences what people ar...More..

America's oldest living World War II veteran turns 112
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

America's oldest living World War II veteran turns 112

The veteran joined the military in 1942 and served as a soldier with the 1887th Engineer Aviation Battalion. The Austin-Statesman reported family and friends are throwing a birthday bash outside his house Fri...More..

by | Friday, May 11, 2018

SpaceX launches most powerful Falcon 9 yet

The Block 5 Falcon 9 rocket's main goal for its maiden mission is to propel the first high-orbit communications satellite for Bangladesh, called Bangabandhu Satellite-1. After liftoff, the rocket will attempt t...More..

Largest ever wave recorded in southern hemisphere
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

Largest ever wave recorded in southern hemisphere

A buoy off the coast of New Zealand recorded a 78-foot wave on Tuesday, leading scientists to conclude that it was the biggest wave ever recorded in the Southern Hemisphere. reported. Dr Durrant said ...More..

Ojudu Steps Down From Ekiti Governorship Race
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

Ojudu Steps Down From Ekiti Governorship Race

This is why the fight will continue, not as an aspirant but as a party reformer. "From what has happened since May 5 to date, it goes without saying this is an unfair contest where the national working comm...More..

Primary Election Day less than two weeks away
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

Primary Election Day less than two weeks away

Some 80 percent of registered Republican voters in California approve of the president, according to recent polling, a fact that was clear in San Diego this weekend as the state GOP convened for its spring conv...More..