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Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe faces no-confidence vote in Parliament

Sri Lanka's Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has refused a request by Sri Lanka Freedom Party to resign ahead of a no-confidence motion while his partymen ca...


Gregorius hits two home runs as Yankees beat Rays in home opener

REDS, CUBS, ppd., rain: In Cincinnati, stormy weather prompted the postponement of Tuesday's game, the second time during their opening homestand the Reds had...


Planned Parenthood CEO: Kushner Had Idea That Felt Like 'Bribe'

Richards characterized the couple's offer to protect the organization's federal funding if it stopped doing abortions as something that "felt like a bribe". Ric...


CRPF Jawans Run Over As Vehicle Attacked By Stone Throwers In Kashmir

Official sources said that the driver lost his control over the vehicle after it was pelted with stones by protesters in Hillar area of Kokernag in South Kashm...


Two teens arrested in connection to a string of vehicle burglaries

A British police department's computer-generated sketch of a suspect is going viral thanks to the face's unrealistic proportions. A commenter blamed a third c...


Homeland Security uncovers surveillance devices in Washington DC

THE DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY (DHS) has uncovered electronic surveillance devices in the USA capital after it found International Mobile Subscriber Iden...


Trump under investigation over Russian Federation collusion

The assurance that Trump is only a " subject " of the investigation and not officially a target may not be worth much, since offering what prosecutors consider ...


Bloomer man accused of sexually assaulting 10-year-old boy

Meridian Ave. ADOC officials said Moore was working in his capacity as a corrections officer when the alleged assault occurred. Drive. Garrett said when offic...


Cynthia Nixon Says Trump's Win Inspired Her to Run for NY Governor

Nixon, who has never held an elected office, is challenging Cuomo, a two-term incumbent, for the Democratic Party nomination in September. "I am running as a ...


North Korea Apologizes to South for Poor Media Access

The two-hour concert was described by many as a cultural charm offensive by the South, and was triggered by the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics , to which the Nort...


Facebook users, the company got a 'big question' for you

Among the proposed changes to its terms , Facebook said it will explain how it personalises the service for users - by using the connections, choices and sett...


Prince Philip to have hip surgery today ahead of royal wedding

His final solo engagement was in August a year ago, when he reviewed a parade of Royal Marines outside Buckingham Palace in his capacity as Captain General of t...


Riverdale star KJ Apa replacing Kian Lawley in The Hate U Give

This was all the more discouraging because author Angie Thomas' The Hate U Give is explicitly inspired by the Black Lives Matter movement and revolves aroun...


Trump may be subject in Robert Mueller's Russian Federation probe, not criminal target

Indeed, some formal and informal advisers to Trump have been urging him not to sit for an interview because of the legal peril it could create. Mueller is inves...


Bharat Bandh: Curfew to remain imposed in various parts of MP

Prasad also said the government has filed a very comprehensive review petition in the matter. Dalit leaders say the ruling increases the likelihood of att...


Four Members Of British Family Killed In Florida Car Crash

Local police said Adam Stephenson , 30, Maryanne Stephenson, 29, Brian Stephenson, 66, and Sheralyn Stephenson, 56, all from Bristol, died on Monday after turn...


Deal Reaches on Evacuation of Militants from Douma

The development comes as the result of a deal between Russian Federation and the rebel groups, based on which the rebel groups agreed to evacuate the area and...


Woman caught driving almost double the speed limit over Easter weekend

A man reported to police that he had parked behind the Big M to pick up his sister and, while parked, a group of males allegedly punched his auto , drug him ou...


Severe Thunderstorm Warning Issued Across Western Pa.

Thursday will be drier, with the chance for a little wintry mix to rain Friday into the weekend. Wind speeds may gust up to 40 miles per hour this afternoon. As...


City Council Suing California Over Sanctuary For Illegals

The U.S Department of Justice is suing California over the law, which limits when and how state and local government and law enforcement agencies can cooperate ...


Trump to Congress: Change ridiculous immigration laws

Trump, meanwhile, reiterated his intention to send the US military to the Mexican border in the absence of a border wall. The president's earlier remarks shar...


India to get average monsoon this year, zero chance of drought: Skymet

The Monsoon season contributes around 70 per cent of the country's annual rainfall. (10) Looking at the month wise rainfall distribution, June would record ...


Wind advisory issued for region

As the severe weather begins to make its way to Eastern Kentucky, forecasters with the National Weather Service (NWS) in Breathitt County are keeping a close ...


President Trump plans to use military to protect border with Mexico

This Trump call to send troops to the southern border was not a planned rollout of a major military operation, where the details have been nailed down. Federal ...


The Vatican denies that the Pope said that hell 'doesn't exist'

He said he knew what some say: "Father, this frightens us". "This is very bad!" The mentor of the Church verifies the presence of heck as well as its endl...


McDonald's (MCD) Downgraded by Vetr to Hold

The stock decreased 1.08% or $1.81 during the last trading session, reaching $165.97. These shares are worth $5,999,800 and were traded at $173.53 each. Wells F...


Swastika removed from church bell in Germany

The bell has hung in a church in Schweringen, located in the northwest Germany, since 1934. "We have not only cleaned our village, but also the bell - from pige...


Spring snow storm expected to hit the city today

The computer says that Billings could see up to 2 inches of snow by Thursday midnight and getting close to 4 inches by Saturday afternoon. National Weath...


NC daycare worker pulled out little girl's hair, officials say

The two women were immediately fired. KDLT reports police reviewed surveillance video between February 14 and February 23 that they say shows the two employee...


Malaysia puts Grab on anti-competition watchlist

Uber's deal to take a 27.5 percent stake in Grab in exchange has raised a red flag with Singapore's competition watchdog, which said on Friday it was investi...


Beto O'Rourke Builds Cruz-Bruising War Chest

But if O'Rourke keeps raising money like this it won't matter what they think - he'll have plenty of cash to keep Cruz looking over his shoulder for the rest of...


Marine Helicopter Crashes In Southern California; Four Presumed Dead

A post on the El Centro Naval Air Facility's Facebook page said: "Our thoughts and prayers go out to the families and friends affected by the tragedy earlier ...


Second child dies after Desert Rd crash on Good Friday

In a statement, police urged motorists to watch their following distances as they made their way home as the Easter break comes to a close. He said one of the...


Prince Charles kicks off Commonwealth Games trip

But she politely declined an offer from a staffer to take it. But around 2000 cheering Brisbanites gave the heir to the throne - who may or may not one day be...


Chinese official says United States charge on forced tech transfer is groundless

Kim made a surprise visit to China last week and held his first ever summit meeting in Beijing with President Xi Jinping to discuss their strategic interests ...


New batch of 1198 Islam Army rebels evacuate Eastern Ghouta

The government has been trying to reclaim the area after seven years of fighting. The Syrian government is seeking to crush the last few rebel enclaves near D...


Sensex and Nifty loses in the opening session

Rupee Strengthened by 9 paise to Rs 65.09 in early trade (on fresh selling of the greenback of exporters). Amidst the global meltdown due to worries over trad...


Softball drops game in pair of doubleheaders

Adkins who pitched from the third inning replacing starter Kayla Douglas put the Mustang's down in order to end the game to get the win. Makayla Brown led off t...


1.7m World Cup Tickets Sold

Category four tickets, reserved exclusively for residents of Russian Federation, were also available during the second sales phase. This will be the first Wo...


Amazon may offer to buy Flipkart to rival Walmart bid

Mint newspaper has reported, the USA retailer could buy a majority stake in Flipkart. Amazon has held early exploratory talks to buy Flipkart even as the...


Father finds missing daughter after 24-year search

When he returned, his daughter was nowhere to be found, reported local news outlets. "It was like looking for a needle in a haystack", Liu said in an interview....


Supreme Court to hear Centre's review petition against SC/ST verdict at 2pm

The March 20 order would not normally merit denial of anticipatory bail but "by its uniform application would cause miscarriage of justice even in deserving cas...


Liberal Dallet easily takes Wisconsin Supreme Court race

A Dallet win "is a critical first step in proving our values can prevail in swing states across the country", it added. Whoever is elected won't shift control...


Trump has invited Putin to visit Washington

Trump's spokesman, Sarah Sanders, recalled that, in that call , both leaders spoke of possibility of holding a short-term meeting in "a number of potential ven...


Maryland Mom Tries To Decapitate Autistic Son With Bow Saw

A mother has been accused of using a Taser to wake up her son for Easter church services. "He was like, 'Mom, I'm calling the police.' I said, 'You can call t...


Kremlin aide: Summit talks in Washington with Putin was Trump's suggestion

During Tuesday's news conference, Trump didn't mention two major developments that have taken place since the campaign and have further ostracized Putin from ...


Donald Trump says he will send military to guard Mexico border

Speaking at a lunch with Baltic leaders, Trump said he's been discussing the idea with Defence Secretary Jim Mattis. We are preparing for the military to se...


Kawhi Leonard Drawing Interest From 'Vultures' Eyeing Trade

There are definitely disagreements between Leonard's camp and the Spurs while Leonard continues to rehab his injured quad with his own team of doctors in NY...


Jay Wright indicates he has no intention of leaving Villanova

With Villanova running things, maybe this lost sport has a chance. The two Wildcats roomed together as freshmen, but they had dramatically different roles...


Philippines Starts Vote Recount in Marcos Son's Contest for Vice Presidency

Mr. Marcos lost to Robredo by a slim margin of 263,473 votes. Immediately after the opening of the ballot boxes retrieved from Bato, Camarines Sur, Marcos que...