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National Day of Prayer to be observed Thursday

In 1988, the law was amended so that the National Day of Prayer would be held on the first Thursday of May. The National Day of Prayer shares common roots w...


Man Wanted In Shooting of Sheriff's Deputy Is In Custody

Sirois, an education technician at Mill Stream Elementary School in Norridgewock, said she found Cole's body in her yard around 7:15 a.m. Wednesday. A 13-year...


Lawmaker says Armenia's ruling RPA won't vote for opposition leader

In assuring followers that he will continue Armenia's longtime ties with Russia, Pashinian downplayed speculation that his rival, acting Prime Minister Karen ...


Former Trump's tower in Azerbaijan guts fire

Saturday's blaze comes a few weeks after a fatal fire in Trump's NY tower, which killed one person. Firefighters are desperately battling to contain a fire ...


Despite warmth, Merkel and Trump still differ on trade

In contrast to his upbeat statements on North Korea, Trump sounded more bellicose when the questioning turned to Iran. "The embassy in Jerusalem has been prom...


It's been an fantastic ride: Aditya Ghosh, former president, IndiGo

In a brief stock market statement issued after the close of business today, IndiGo parent InterGlobe Aviation says airline founder Rahul Bhatia will act as in...


Russia, Iran and Turkey continue to seek political solution in Syria

Russia's Lavrov, Turkey's Mevlut Cavusoglu and Iran's Mohammad Javad Zarif have gathered in the Russian capital to discuss the progress of Syrian de-escalat...


Palestinian protesters killed after Israeli troops open fire

Azzam Halal Owaida, 15, was said to have been shot in the head by Israeli forces. The troops were holed up behind fortifications on their side of the 40km (...


Trump, Macron make a show as best friends but tussle over Iran

By May 12th, Mr Trump must decide whether to sign a waiver lifting U.S. sanctions on Iran. Iran will not accept any change to a nuclear deal with six major ...


Duke and Duchess of Cambridge name son Louis Arthur Charles

The prince , who is fifth in line to the British throne, was born at 1001 GMT on April 23 weighing 8 lbs 7oz. Regardless of the reason why the royal baby was...


Trump launches new attack on his Justice Department

He also suggested Comey leaked classified information in the memos. Hey - maybe she can fit them inside of a "beautiful" card? Trump may have been referring...


Rights panel chief rejects Pinarayi Vijayan's charges

Kochi: Alleging lapses in the police investigation into the " custodial death " of a 26-year-old man near here, the victim's family has moved the Kerala High Co...


Air strike kills dozens of Yemen rebels including two commanders

Al-Arabiya said the strike hit a building belonging to Yemen's Interior Ministry. The Houthis confirmed the airstrike but did not give more details. Tens of...


Russian senator skeptical about idea to award Nobel Peace Prize to Trump

Hours before Kim and Moon's announcement on Friday, Daniel McCarthy, the editor at large of The American Conservative, wrote in an op-ed article in The Telegra...


The Agency "Maan": Israeli drone struck at the seaport of Gaza

The strikes targeted boats in Gaza's port that were preparing to receive supplies for the ongoing " Great March of Return " protests, the Hamas interior Minis...


Singapore PM: ASEAN growing closer to China and India

Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, who chaired the meeting, told reporters that ASEAN, some of whose members are friendly with the North, can add its v...


Cauvery board: Centre seeks more time from SC

A bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and justices A M Khanwilkar and D Y Chandrachud asked both Karnataka and Tamilnadu to maintain harmony and said Tamilnadu s...


SCBA appoints Indu Malhotra as the first woman SC judge

This is highly condemnable. The collegium resolution of January 10 notes that Justice Joseph was "more deserving and suitable in all respects" and that factor...


Kenya Bans Film About 2 Girls in Love Because It's 'Too Hopeful'

Other than the Oscars, Cannes is the best". In Kenya the members of the Council on the classification of feature films made a decision to impose a ban on the ...


Romanian president wonders what 'secret deals' Dragnea made in Israel

Romania's government has backed moving its embassy in Israel to Jerusalem, drawing a warning from the president, who has the final say, that the move could bre...


Legal battle toddler Alfie Evans dies in Britain

Although Italian officials earlier this week granted Alfie citizenship and a Vatican-linked hospital offered to take the toddler for further diagnosis and tre...


North Korea reports on summit talks

U.S. President Donald Trump reflected the global goodwill created by the inter-Korean summit . Yes, patience and skepticism are required . His father and ...


Helicopter Crash In Oneida County

The body of the pilot is being sent for an autopsy, which is standard protocol, according to the medical examiner. Christina Ward, a spokeswoman for Air Metho...


Kommersant: Deripaska may give up control of "RUSAL"

The source familiar with the matter said Rusal was in close contact with US authorities. In the United States, commenting on the decision Deripaska, said th...


Judge tosses out Manafort's last-ditch effort to derail Mueller's Russian Federation probe

A Department of Justice spokesman called Manafort's lawsuit "frivolous" after it was filed. CNN states that Manafort has pleaded not guilty to the criminal ...


Rain later today, much warmer next week

The showers will be ahead of a weak cold front that won't have much moisture to work with, but will have a brief but notable shot of cooler air behind it that w...


Janelle Monae says she identifies as pansexual

Pansexual (and pansexuality ) entered the English language in the early 20th century, although with a different meaning than it generally has today; the word ...


Arizona governor announces deal to raise teacher pay 20 percent by 2020

Doug Ducey the pay hike he wants for teachers - but not the package being demanded by tens of thousands of educators who walked off the job . "Today, we are ...


Amber Rudd Apologises She Didn't Know About Deportation Targets

Home Secretary Amber Rudd has apologised for not being aware of "specific" migrant removal targets. I didn't see the leaked document, although it was copied...


Browns' No. 1 Pick is Oklahoma Quarterback Baker Mayfield

Some have played on the same team or been selected in the same draft. Baker Mayfield's fairy-tale football story continued Thursday night when the Cleveland ...


Comey defends releasing Trump memos

In other latest surveys, Quinnipiac puts Trump at 39%, ABC has him at 40% and CNN has the President at 42%. Did Comey and his FBI improperly coordinate wi...


'I Can't Breathe': Ex-NFL Player Slammed To Ground, Choked By Cops

They then shook him and asked him if he was alright. Marrow attended the University of Toledo and played briefly in the National Football League with the Hous...


Pennsylvania Congressman Who Settled Harassment Case Resigns Amid Ethics Inquiry

Meehan previously sat on the committee, but was removed after The New York Times reported he used taxpayer money to settle a sexual harassment complaint with ...


Judge denies Gov. Greitens' request for restraining order against Hawley

Senate campaign. He's now hired attorneys who told the judge Friday the payments came from one of Watkins' clients, but they argued that Watkins shouldn't have ...


Texas Couple Charged With Enslaving African Girl

A Texas couple brought a West African girl into their home and for the next 16 years forced her to cook, clean, and tend to their five children without pay, fed...


Mails Show Lawyer Veselnitskaya In Close Communication With Top Russian Officials

Chaika, the prosecutor general. Goldstone told Donald Trump Jr. that "the crown prosecutor of Russia" was offering "to provide the Trump campaign with some ...


Kathua rape case: SC stays proceedings at Sessions Court

The victim's father has moved the top court seeking the transfer of trial from Kathua to Chandigarh. Talking to Kashmir News Service (KNS) in response to medi...


Telangana SSC results: Kids, parents to be counselled

In case the official website becomes unresponsive and students face heavy traffic due to a high number of clicks, they can check results on partner websites...


China says further steps ready to target Taiwan independence

Wu gave few details, aside from that it can carry conventional as well as nuclear warheads and attack targets on land or at sea with precision. The threat, wh...


UPSC Civil Service finals results 2017 declared, Durishetty Anudeep tops exam

The top 25 candidates comprise of 17 men and 8 women. He qualified the examination with Anthropology as his optional subject. The candidates have been recomme...


Wisconsin Oil Refinery Fire Injures at Least 15

No details were available on the extent of damage to the refinery. A five-kilometre radius around the refinery, and 16-kilometre swath south of the plant was ...


Europe, US police seize servers used by IS propaganda sites

Eight countries including the USA, United Kingdom and Canada participated in a coordinated, two-day operation launched Wednesday against propaganda outlets link...


Boy Drowns in Rough Surf at NC Beach

The Coast Guard launched a Jayhawk helicopter crew from Air Station Elizabeth City, and a 47-foot Motor Lifeboat from Station Oregon Inlet to search for the boy...


European Union moves to full ban on pesticides that harm bees

Bayer is surprised that, once again, legislative measures are being implemented without a prior thorough impact assessment. "Beyond the costs for European far...


Teachers protest, demand extraordinary funding increases, in Arizona and Colorado

The rally will begin on the west steps of the capitol at 2 p.m. Since the " Red for Ed " movement started in Arizona, teachers have filled social media ...


Hina Khan Roped In For An Acting Project

Well, reports suggest that Hina wasn't chosen based on her acting skills. However, this didn't go down well with Hina or her beau who posted series of tweet to ...


Siddaramaiah contesting from 2 seats out of fear of losing, says Yeddyurappa

The Congress party general secretary said Modi's oratorical skills may be rated highly, but Rahul Gandhi has "evolved as a credible leader". The BJP leader ...


GOP-led House panel clears Trump campaign in Russian Federation probe

It got put out on a day that Natalia Veselnitskaya, the Kremlin-linked lawyer who met with Donald Trump Jr.at Trump Tower in 2016 changed story to say she was a...


China: Seven school students killed, 12 injured in knife attack

Such attacks are often blamed on people with mental illness or who have personal grievances. The incident occurred at around 6:10 p.m. Friday near the No.3 Mi...


Infosys to establish U.S. education center in Indianapolis

Infosys will break ground on this initial phase before the end of 2018. Thursday's announcement will be at Infosys' downtown Indianapolis headquarters at 1:...