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Commander-in-Chief's Trophy presented to US Military Academy

President Donald Trump said Tuesday that his administration was considering forming a "space force" branch of the military. "We may even have a space force". R...


Record April for Cold and Snow

If you're keeping track, that's 25 days less than previous year, when it didn't reach 80 degrees until May 12. April was 10.1 degrees below the average temper...


Saudi backs Moroccan decision to sever ties with Iran

There was no immediate Iranian reaction to the Moroccan move or accusation. The source added that the Saudi government strongly condemns the Iranian interfere...


United States soldier killed Monday in Afghanistan identified as Loveland man

Forces-Afghanistan are with the families and friends of our fallen and wounded service members", said Gen. John Nicholson, commander of US Forces-Afghanistan,...


Senate candidate hits McConnell as 'cocaine Mitch'

Blankenship's campaign claims that "The company was implicated recently in smuggling cocaine from Colombia to Europe, hidden aboard a company ship carrying fore...


Nesting season begins on the Suncoast

From now until Halloween, residents and visitors to Anna Maria Island's Gulf front and Bay front properties can help threatened nesting and hatching loggerhead ...


Tree French President Gave to Trump Disappears from White House Lawn

It initially grew at the site of World War I's Battle of Belleau Wood , in which almost 2,000 American soldiers were killed. Wife to French President Emmanue...


Analysts Perspectives: Pretium Res Inc (PVG)

BBVA Banco Francés S.A. (NYSE:BFR) has risen 24.73% since April 29, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 14.45% the S&P500. Pretium Resources has an ...


IShares Russell 1000 Growth ETF (IWF) Rises 0.24% for May 1

The ratio may be used to provide an idea of the ability of a certain company to pay back its liabilities with assets. The ETF have 6.41% YTD performance, 13.9...


California labor ruling may be costly to Uber, Lyft

Why it matters: A worker classified as an employee is about 20 to 30 percent more expensive than an independent contractor. The decision could eventually...


Indian-origin Tesla owner banned for using autopilot on United Kingdom highway

Bhavesh Patel, 39, was driving his Tesla S 60 on the M1 at 7.40pm on May 21 previous year when he switched on the supercar's autopilot function. Pretty much eve...


Ashers QC to Supreme Court: One day-a-week faith isn't freedom

Mrs McArthur has said she cancelled the order because of her concerns about the slogan, which she said goes against the family's Christian beliefs, not because ...


President Buhari: Most northern youths uneducated, school dropouts

In the conference, President Trump also said: "Nigeria's the largest democracy in Africa, as I conveyed to President Buhari in our discussions, The United Sta...


Devon Energy Corporation (NYSE:DVN)'s Value in Focus as VC2 Touches 26

The company has market cap of $18.88 billion. The stock decreased 0.08% or $0.03 during the last trading session, reaching $35.75. (NYSE:CF) or 12,405 shares. M...


Casualties, desertions shrinking Afghan security force: watchdog

The war in Afghanistan, America's first and most enduring foray into the Forever Wars, continues to go poorly, according to a quarterly report to Congress fro...


Trump for Nobel? His thirst for flattery feeds the nascent campaign

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un bids farewell to South Korean President Moon Jae-in as he leaves after a farewell ceremony at the truce village of Panmunjom i...


Facebook hate speech test posted accidentally

When users clicked on the "Yes" button, they were prompted to "Give Feedback on This Post". Facebook on Tuesday caused quite the stir after each post that w...


Nvidia Corp (NVDA) Position Upped by Ithaka Group Llc

The stock decreased 0.42% or $0.95 during the last trading session, reaching $223.95. About 4.86 million shares traded. Kress Colette sold $31,732 worth of stoc...


New Islamabad airport inaugurated after years of delay

Strict security measures were in place for the inauguration which was initially panned on April 20 but delayed due to some technical problems and security iss...


Paul McCartney, Metallica, The National top Austin City Limits lineup

The 17th annual edition of the schedule also includes fellow headliners Metallica , Childish Gambino, Arctic Monkeys, Travis Scott and Odesza . Other nota...


Rod Rosenstein: Justice Dept. Won't be 'Extorted' by Congress

The official also joked that the Freedom Caucus "can't even resist leaking their own drafts" - a quip that suggests Rosenstein isn't too anxious about the thre...


Israeli Ambassador: US Must Put New Economic Screws to Iran

President Trump says he'll decide whether to withdraw from the deal within 12 days. An Israeli official familiar with Netanyahu's telegenic style - one the I...


Israel says Iran lied about nuclear programme

Trump declined to say what he would decide on the Iran nuclear deal . The allegations were "merely aimed at spreading lies and deception", said Qasemi. Tehr...


Sarah Sanders Prays Before Every Press Briefing

They also took the chance to grill the typically shifty and evasive Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders , starting with a topical question about the recent ...


European Union says Trump tariff uncertainty is hitting business

The Commission, which coordinates trade policy for the 28 European Union members, acknowledged Trump's decision but said the European Union should be perman...


Turkish fan hires crane to watch team

Fan of Turkish Denizlispor for a year has been banned from the home stadium. Fehmi Metin, who also went to watch the game and filmed the incident, told Reut...


Four-month-old tiger found in duffel bag at US-Mexico border

Three undocumented immigrants were observed attempting to enter the USA illegally and agents responded. Three unlawful immigrants tried to smuggle a dwell tig...


North Texas mother convicted in hot car deaths of 2 toddlers

Cynthia Marie Randolph, 25, was sentenced to two 20-year prison terms to be served simultaneously for the hot-car deaths of her two children. The mother locke...


UP Board results of class 10 and 12 are now live

The results will be available on pseb .ac.in. However, candidates were not able to log on to pseb.ac.in and third party website indiaresults.com to check the r...


Montella risks Sevilla sack

However, he could not prevent a 5-0 hammering by Barcelona in the Copa Final, while Sevilla have not won a single match since eliminating United on March 13. ...


Shark catches fish, seconds later is caught by osprey

When he got home, he shared several images of the incident on his Facebook page , but to his surprise, it wasn't getting much feedback from his fans and the ph...


At least 24 people killed in Nigeria mosque attacks

Mubi resident Abdullahi Labaran said the first bomber mingled with worshippers who had gathered for prayers at the mosque at the edge of the market. "While co...


Russian fighter conducts 'unprofessional' intercept of US Navy plane

The Russian jet came within about 20 feet of the USA aircraft, one official said , adding that the encounter lasted about nine minutes. A Russian fighter jet...


Trooper finds living deer with arrows through head, body

Officials in southwestern OR discovered a pair of live deer impaled by arrows, sparking a police investigation to arrest whoever is responsible for maiming the ...


11 members of migrant 'caravan' arrested at United States border

The U.S. Attorney's Office for the Southern District of California filed criminal complaints against 11 people who are believed to be members of the "migran...


Why Mark Zuckerberg may want to avoid the UK

Such summonses are rarely issued, and are binding on anyone in Britain apart from members of the government or members of the House of Commons or Lords. In an o...


Teen criticized for wearing Chinese dress to high school prom

Many users responded in support of Mr Lam, who explained on a lengthy Twitter thread why he found the photos troubling: "The qipao was originally a loose dr...


How Workers and Activists Around the World Are Celebrating May Day

The alliance of the workers' movement opined that the revocation of PP No.78 of 2015 was the first step in the efforts to create a just national wage system. It...


Opening Statements Expected Today in Sheldon Silver Retrial

To convince the jury Silver had the guilty state of mind necessary for a criminal conviction, Williams told jurors Silver never publicized his grants to a cance...


Jammu and Kashmir: BJP's Kavinder Gupta sworn in as deputy chief minister

The deputy CM of J&K had supported the decision by Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti to move the Kathua rape and murder case to Crime Branch, however various BJ...


Roberto Mancini to coach Italy national football team?

The former Italy worldwide is now the head coach of Russian Premier League side Zenit St Petersburg , and will reportedly be taking over his new job after th...


Biplab Deb to attend CMs' meet in Delhi on Wednesday

It was yet to be confirmed whether the chief minister would be going to Delhi, the official said. Earlier also on many occasions, Tripura CM had issued severa...


North Korea will SHUT nuke test site next month

The White House said Mr Trump and Mr Moon during the call "emphasised that a peaceful and prosperous future for North Korea is contingent upon its complete,...


Bengal panchayat poll has stunning results for Mamata even before voting

Following petitions by opposition parties, Justice Talukdar had on April 20 quashed the commission's order cancelling the extension of the date for filing nomin...


American Gods releases season 2 teaser

The Starz fantasy series has taken to its official Twitter account to share a video featuring the cast and the crew preparing for the filming. It stars Ricky...


Coast Guard rescues kayaker near Bulls Bay

Officials searched the shorelines of Johnson Island and air searches showed no signs of distress in the search area. A crew from the U.S. Coast Guard Air Stat...


Armies of India, Pakistan to train together at SCO war games

This will on one hand bring two hostile neighbours, Pakistan and India, close to each other, which may help in bringing diplomatic thaw in relations stalemated ...


Netanyahu unveils Iran 'secret nuclear files' as US approaches

However, Netanyahu "did not provide any evidence that Iran had violated the nuclear agreement since it took effect in early 2016", says The New York Times ...


Fire Causes Collapse of Tall Building in São Paulo, Brazil

The tower block was occupied by rough sleepers and a number of people are thought to be trapped in the rubble, authorities said. More than 150 firefighters ba...


Netanyahu Hands Trump PR Win on Iran

But he says if the USA does pull out, he still may negotiate a "real agreement". "Second, even after the deal, Iran continued to preserve and expand its nucle...