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Mitch McConnell Shuts Down Bipartisan Effort to Protect Mueller Investigation

His remarks come just days after lawmakers introduced legislation to ensure the special counsel continue his almost year-long probe; regardless of future develo...


Fosun Health Holdings makes unsolicited bid for Fortis Healthcare, offers $350 million

Fosun has offered to invest upto $350 million in the hospital chain provided it is given a three week timeframe to conduct due diligence on the company. "We bel...


David Bowie MetroCards hit the NYC Subways

But fans who want to collect all five might have to work hard for it: The cards are being given out at random. You also can learn about places that influenced...


Tax Reform for Iowans-It's Complicated This Year

Assuming a combined state and local tax effective tax rate of 40 percent and a 40 percent contingency fee, that means a plaintiff recovering $200,000 - condit...


MA court strikes down ban on stun guns for civilians

Heeding precedent on firearm rights, the highest court in MA found Tuesday that a state ban against stun guns violates the Second Amendment of the U.S. and ot...


Russia Dismisses Rare US-British Warning on Hackers

The hackers targeted network infrastructure in the public and private sectors with the potential goals of espionage and the theft of intellectual property, ...


Tej Pratap gets engaged to Aishwarya, family missed Lalu's presence

Lalu Prasad, who is now under judicial custody after his conviction in the fodder scam cases, was not present in his son's engagement ceremony. Speaking to Ma...


Prisoner escaped to Sweden

It's a prison-break story with a twist: Officials in Iceland say a man suspected of stealing $2 million worth of computer servers used to mine bitcoin broke o...


Green Party calls for introduction of Amsterdam-style cannabis coffee shops

Senator Richard Di Natale argued his party's proposal would not result in the widespread sale and use of cannabis, and claimed there would be strict regulations...


Prince Harry and Meghan Markle begin Commonwealth work

The former " Suits " actress stepped out in a white, pinstriped Altuzarra dress that retails for almost $2,000 at the Commonwealth Youth Forum with Prince Ha...


Sonam Kapoor to QUIT acting post wedding with Anand Ahuja?

So if we rely on the rumours than it may be possible that Sonam Kapoor will bid adieu to Bollywood after her marriage. Sonam was looking gorgeous in pink dres...


Hannity Responds to News He Was Michael Cohen's Client

Tuesday on HLN's "S.E. Cupp Unfiltered", host S.E. Cupp, formerly a contributor for the Fox News Channel, said the revelation that Sean Hannity was a client o...


Macron 'probably the EU's last chance,' says Nigel Farage

His speech sounded on the background of such events as the coming British exit from the European Union , the recent victory of eurosceptics in the elections in...


Toronto Blue Jays Cancel Game Due To Danger From Falling Ice

The doubleheader between the Toronto Blue Jays and the Kansas City Royals is going ahead as planned but people will have to enter and exit the Rogers Centre...


US Delays Plan for New Sanctions Against Russia

Kudlow called Haley to apologize and admitted he was mistaken in a statement to the New York Times . While President Donald Trump's decision to go on the att...


IPL 2018: Rajasthan Royals (RR) vs Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR)

The undisputed star of the game was Sanju Samson who hit a blistering a 45-ball 92 and Royals would expect him to fire again. The purple brigade dominated ...


Hughton lauds Brighton's character in Spurs draw

Spurs' lead lasted just over two minutes though as Serge Aurier was penalised for a clumsy challenge on Jose Izquierdo and Gross tucked away the spot-kick. I...


More April Snow Expected in Midwest, Plains and Rockies This Week

Along I-80 could see anywhere from half an inch to an inch of snow but along and north of Hwy. Temperatures will fall to 30 degrees tonight with improving con...


Your Weather Report: Highs expected to top out near 80 degrees

Highs into the upper 40's. Breezy, with a south southeast wind around 20 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 30 miles per hour. Friday night , it will be m...


Melania Trump to attend the funeral of former First Lady Barbara Bush

Wikimedia Commons/ White House Photo Office, George Bush Presidential Library and MuseumFirst Lady Barbara Bush in the White House East Room for an official ...


Oklahoma wildfires: 34 Complex slows, Rhea continues to spread

Forecasters are warning of unsafe, life-threatening wildfire conditions in parts of the Southwest and Southern Plains on Tuesday as firefighters in rural Oklaho...


UNIAN: Russia might ban Facebook after Telegram

Facebook has been in the Roskomnadzor's crosshairs since past year for failing to comply with a 2015 law requiring tech firms to store Russian citizens' person...


Rahul Gandhi Avoids Comment Over Aseemanand's Acquittal In Mecca Blast Case

The Congress led by Rahul Gandhi poses no challenge to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and will find it hard to win even 40 or 50 seats in the 2019 Parliamentary...


Erdogan calls Turkey snap polls for Jun 24

He had also called for early elections. The country will transition from a parliamentary system to a presidential system that increases the powers of the pr...


Police arrest Senator Ovie Omo-Agege over invasion of senate

While the whole drama played out, Omo-Agege was in the chamber. Narrating what transpired before a new mace was brought into the chamber in a Facebook post, M...


Quebec cocaine smuggler sentenced in Australia

But the voyage of a lifetime has ended in up to eight years behind bars, with a non-parole period of four years and nine months, for Roberge, after 30kg of coca...


Ariana Grande Hints at New Single "No Tears Left to Cry"

Her manager Scooter Braun retweeted her post, writing alongside it: "Friday @ArianaGrande new single". And as promised, she's returned, and announced the arri...


Trump blasts Turkey for prosecuting US Christian pastor as a 'spy'

Initially told he would be deported within 15 days as a "threat to national security", he was later accused by an anonymous witness of being linked with the G...


Greene King directors to take on London Marathon for Macmillan Cancer Support

But it's an fantastic field. Farah, who has spent the past three months in Ethiopia, says he feels revitalised and relaxed under his new coach Gary Lough and,...


Crude oil prices down as escalation in Syria seems unlikely

World stocks wobbled last week but still ended with the best weekly gain in over a month, as investors await potentially healthy US company earnings. "Stocks ...


Comey: Trump 'Morally Unfit To Be President,' But Shouldn't Be Impeached

Merrill blasted Comey for allegedly dancing around dozens of questions in Sunday's ABC interview by answering with "maybe", accusing him of "hubris" and a...


Bank of America | $BAC Stock | Company Reports Better-Than-Expected Q1 Earnings

Scorpio Tankers Inc. (NYSE:STNG) has declined 52.61% since April 18, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 44.58% the S&P500. Terril Brothers Inc...


USA in talks with United States airlines about expiring Russian Federation overflight deal

The U.S. State Department said on April 17 that Russian Federation granted the extension for three routes until October 28, though it did not indicate the speci...


Hamas Tells Israel: Wait Until May 15

Palestinians in the Gaza Strip launched the "march of return" three weeks ago, and vowed to continue until the Nakba commemoration when Israel celebrates it...


UK's Cabinet says Syria chemical attack calls for 'action'

Bishop expects there will be a thorough investigation to determine if there is evidence of chemical weapons being used and he thinks the regime of Syrian Presid...


CIA Director Mike Pompeo Met Kim Jong

President Donald Trump on Tuesday said the USA had already had "direct talks" with North Korea at " extremely high levels ", and revealed that the US was exp...


New Zealand PM angry over Trump comparisons

It described her campaign pledge to cut the annual migration figure by up to 30,000 people a year, from 72,400 in the first half of 2017, to take pressure off i...


AP EAMCET admit cards to release today, find more information here

This year the board is not going to send any admit cards to the registered candidates via post or mail, states an official notification. The hall tickets will...


TN governor's pat on THE WEEK scribe sparks outrage; journos demand apology

Even the world can not approach me without my permission". In 1982, he became a minister in the state. "They have rectified their mistake and now a one-man comm...


France's president urges defense of European Union democracy

Emmanuel Macron made the decision "in the face of the critical humanitarian situation" in the war-torn country, his office said in a statement. "I don't want...


U.S. revisits TPP participation

White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow downplayed the possibility the US would enter into negotiations to rejoin the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade pact, ca...


Iran: Five killed in clashes with fighters near Pakistan border

The Iranian Border Force fired on the people who crossed the border, killing two. Police and security forces have been quite successful in ensuring security i...


PM Narendra Modi attends First India-Nordic Summit

The two nations will also intensify cooperation in areas such as green technology and smart cities. The Joint Action plan is aimed at enhancing bilateral coop...


Traders Buy Shares of Fifth Third Bank (FITB) on Weakness

Albion Financial Group who had been investing in Costco Wholesale Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $85.39 billion market cap company. S...


Larry Kudlow Belittles Nikki Haley's 'Momentary Confusion' Over Russian Sanctions

Syrian-Americans have expressed anger at the missile strike on their homeland as they celebrated their country's independence day at a rally in Pennsylvania. Th...


Parents upset with the troubling timeline of TNReady testing

Hubbard said that this year KCS is testing online in grades 6-12 and will do grades 5-12 in 2019. "We are supposed to use these tests to assess the progress o...


India slams Pakistan with incitement over 'Khalistan' Issue

India and Pakistan are back to sniping at each other with the MEA on Monday summoning the deputy high commissioner of Pakistan to lodge a protest against at...


What Do Analysts Say About The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (GT)

Stone Ridge Asset Management LLC acquired a new stake in Goodyear Tire and Rubber (NASDAQ:GT) during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recen...


Poland violated European Union laws by logging in Białowieża forest, court rules

The EU's highest court has ruled that Poland's logging of the ancient Białowieża forest is illegal, potentially opening the door to multi-million euro fines. ...


National Weather Service confirms EF1 tornado in Danville

Sunday's storms did bring a rotating storm into Augusta county but there was no tornado. The National Weather Service says an EF-1 tornado struck Upshur and H...