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School board hears renovation options for new preschool building

The school board approved a series of personnel items, including a few resignations, requests for leave, and recommendations for employment. Five of those 48 we...


Merkel tells Putin not to exclude Ukraine from gas pipeline route

According to energy firm Naftogaz expectations, Ukraine will earn around US$3 billion in 2018 from transit. A spokesman said it was clear Ukraine would remain...


Trump homeland security adviser Bossert resigning

Bossert was a point person in the White House on protecting the nation from terror and cyber threats. Bossert has been involved in many of President Donald Tr...


Nation's Report Card: Massachusetts Students Are No. 1 In Reading, Math

Eighth-graders in Alaska averaged 258 points, seven points below the national average. Ohio's state school board adopted its version of the Common Core in 201...


Mega Man X Legacy Collections 1 and 2 Coming this July

This collection will have an option to apply filters that can either improve quality of pixel graphics or emulate CRT monitor lines for X1 through X6, while the...


Police cuts not fuelling rise in violent crime, says Rudd

Home Secretary Amber Rudd unveiled the report this morning but was immediately forced to explain to glaring omission of analysis of the impact of 20,000 polic...


AZ: Multiple Dead After Plane Crash on Arizona Golf Course

It happened on the TPC Scottsdale Champions Golf Course on Monday night. The small plane crashed onto the famed TPC Scottsdale Champions Golf Course. The caus...


Iran Threatens Israel Over Syria Base Attack

The semi-official Fars news agency previously reported that three other Iranians were among those killed, without giving their ranks. Iran may increase its ...


Flint Residents Shocked By State's Decision To End Bottled Water Delivery

The Michigan National Guard and volunteers also went door-to-door to distribute water and filters. Third-grade reading scores in Flint past year plummeted...


President Trump Calls FBI Raid on Personal Lawyer's Office a 'Disgrace'

Trump unleashed on Sessions, repeating in public his private criticism of the Attorney General for making a "terrible mistake" in recusing himself in the Russ...


Schrater: May "Equal Pay Day" arrive much sooner

They also tend to choose lower-paying careers, have lower college graduation rates and suffer widespread gender discrimination in pay. It is Equal Pay Day , ...


Backpage execs indicted on federal prostitution, money laundering charges

The federal government seized Backpage.com late Friday , calling it "an enforcement action" by several agencies including the Federal Bureau of Investigation,...


Dividend Darling & Upside Potential For CareTrust REIT, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTRE)

The stock has a beta of 0.8 compared to a beta of 1 for the market, which implies that the stock's price movements are less extreme than the market as a whole. ...


Boyfriend pleads not guilty in shooting death of pregnant woman

In Lahore alone, more than 200 such cases were filed in police, according to sources. Pasztor told investigators she killed Macomber because he was working ...


UFC Star McGregor Heads to Court After Bus Attack

Quiet and humbled, McGregor couldn't talk his way out of trouble in a NY courtroom. McGregor was freed by a NY judge on $US50,000 ($A65,000) bail on Fri...


Castlegar vigil to be held to honour victims of Humboldt Broncos tragedy

The bus rides sandwiching the big games are when these near-professional teen players can be vulnerable. "He had been a house player throughout much of his mino...


United States does not rule out airstrike against Syria: Mattis

Trump on Monday promised a decision on Syria within hours, declaring that Russian Federation or any other nation found to share responsibility for Saturday's ap...


United States sanctions provoke 'black Monday' on Russian stock market

The MOEX Russia Index dropped by 8.34% to 2,090.88 points at the close of today's trade on the Moscow Exchange. Experts from the Moscow-based Metrium real e...


Perth union official suspended over 'fake' Black Lives Matter Facebook page

The page, which was removed by Facebook after CNN's queries, had nearly 700,000 followers - more than double the official Black Lives Matter page. Yet as C...


Yogi government installs saffron statue of Dr BR Ambedkar

ANI reported that the statue in Badaun's Dugraiyya village was painted a usual blue by BSP leader Himendra Gautam after Dalits in the state protested a...


Not amusing: Packers WR arrested after making bomb joke at airport

According to reports by USA Today , Davis was booked into a Los Angeles jail after noon on Sunday, but released shortly after posting $15,000 bail. He may ...


JEE Main: Students find Mathematics lengthy, tough

Over 5,000 students of different districts in Chhattisgarh appeared for offline examination of JEE Main at various examination centres in capital Raipur on Sund...


Axar Patel to play county cricket for Durham

India spinner Axar Patel joined the list of India players who have opted to play county cricket this season. He will play six matches for the team, consistin...


China looking to flex military muscle in the South Pacific

Australia and the US have been closely watching China's moves and have conducted high-level talks over the possibility of a Chinese military outpost in such cl...


Man arrested after Eastbourne crash

Brandon Brown was charged with armed carjacking (gun) and carrying a pistol without a license. CMPD also charged a 14-year-old and a 15-year-old, both males, fo...


Centre directs states to beef up security for Bharat Bandh today

April. 10 (NT): Prohibitory orders have been imposed in various parts of the country in view of another Bharat Bandh , which has been called by some groups to ...


Trump vows 'major decisions' on Syria after alleged toxic attack

Eastern Ghouta's main town of Douma remains under rebel control but even as a trickle of emergency medical evacuations was scheduled to continue, the regime con...


Iran Says It Can Enrich Uranium To 20 Percent In Days

Valiollah Seif, governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI), attributed the volatility in rial to political uncertainty fuelled by Trump's anti-Iran rhetoric and...


Three Britons injured in Malta bus crash

Among the injured, 12 children, two boys from United Kingdom in critical condition, also in a serious condition are male-British and women from Germany and Ital...


Trump calls Mueller probe 'an attack on our country'

Ryan said he was advised that the raid was the result of a referral by the office of special counsel Robert Mueller . Good man. And it's a disgraceful situatio...


Syria air base attack: 14 killed, including Iranian forces

Following Russia's full-scale entry into the Syria civil war in 2015, both countries set up a mechanism to coordinate military actions in the country in order t...


KTAB PM Forecast: Monday, April 9th, 2018

The spring-like weather doesn't last long, as we trend cooler next weekend. A cold front will come through early Friday morning, then lift back north as a w...


Federal Bureau of Investigation raids Cohen; Trump brands Mueller's probe an 'attack on country'

Early Monday evening, Trump blasted the raid on Cohen's office, telling a pool of reporters he sees it as an attack on his presidency. Stormy Daniels , from th...


Once out of Africa, early human migration was widespread

A fossilized human middle finger was found in Saudi Arabia that dates back to 88,000 years ago. Among these finds was an all around protected and little ...


Duckworth becomes first senator to give birth while in office

Her first daughter, Abigail, was born in 2014. "When my new daughter is born, I'll be able to take paid time to care for her, but most people aren't so fortun...


Sebastian Vettel: "It Feels Better Winning Here Than in Australia"

It would be up to those three men to take the race from Sebastian Vettel . Kimi Raikkonen's pit stop, which Ferrari had hoped would help him get a jump on ...


Pakistan calls in United States ambassador over embassy vehicle fatality

It said "justice will take its course" in accordance with local and global laws. The US Embassy said it was cooperating with local police investigating the ...


GPS Device Is a Possible Culprit in Long Island Bus Crash

Two of the injuries were serious, five of the injuries were moderate and the remainder of the injuries were minor in nature. Police say the bus was traveling ...


17 killed as truck overturns on Pune-Satara highway in Maharashtra

The police said at least 36 labourers mainly from Bijapur in the adjoining state were bound for work at a construction site at Shirval, near Pune . The injur...


Mumbai airport to remain close for 6 hours on Monday, Tuesday

The Jaipur International Airport runway will remain closed till May 31 from 10 p.m.to 5 a.m. and the runway at Chaudhary Charan Singh Airport in Lucknow will be...


Sinclair commentator resigns after vulgar tweet about Parkland survivor David Hogg

Louis ABC affiliate, has since been deleted, but it caused advertisers to flee his show. " We have accepted Mr. Allman's resignation, and his show has been ...


Kenya Moore Says She Hasn't Met Her Husband Marc Daly's Parents Yet

It's clear she's referring to Marc Daly , but people wondered whether she had miscarried her child. "We each wish to begin a household and shortly - like, ...


Ethics Office Urges EPA to Investigate, Address Concerns about Pruitt

It makes it seem like like as long as you're rolling back environmental protections aggressively enough, Trump will stick by you. And it reports that at lea...


Film star makes millions in divorce auction

The evening's biggest price tags were reserved, however, for actor's collection of modern art. His torso armour from Gladiator smashed expectations, making ...


Manu Bhaker, Punam Yadav win gold at CWG 2018

Team India had earlier won the Women's Table Tennis team event against Singapore. Nigeria's table tennis team claimed the country's first medal at the ong...


SC rejects BJP's plea, refuses to interfere in West Bengal Panchayat polls

Senior CPM leader Sujan Chakraborty, however, claimed , "The divisive policy of the BJP will not work in Bengal and only the Left Front can fight against misru...


Hungary's illiberal prime minister, Viktor Orban, wins a landslide

Hungary's anti-immigration populist premier Viktor Orban was set for a third straight term yesterday after a crushing election victory , delighting other n...


Gov. Bevin to Veto Tax, Budget Bills

The governor began his press conference railing about the state's woefully underfunded pensions, although he did not say if he would veto Senate Bill 151, the r...


A Russian Woman Suffered An Agonising Death After Being Embalmed Alive

Her mother accused physicians of "murder" following the incident in her home city of Ulyanovsk , Russia , The Sun reports . Mother of Ekaterina, Baryshni...


Gov. Doug Ducey deploys 225 National Guard members to Arizona border

New Mexico's Republican governor has said her state would take part in the operation but no announcement has been made on deployment. Texas announced Frida...