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Video shows NC man in prom attire choked by police officer

From there, police were called to remove Wall, which led to him being choked, slammed, and led away in handcuffs. "Get your supervisor out here and get your han...


Iran's right to peaceful use of nuclear energy should be respected

Concurring with the Pugwash, the 2017 Nobel Peace laureate ICAN (the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons) said: "Trump's decision to withdraw fr...


Korea, GM agree on bailout for local unit

The terms of the binding deal to be signed on May 11 seek to assuage some of those concerns. Workers and management reached a deal last month on job and welfa...


Devin Nunes invited for classified briefing at Justice Department on Russian Federation matter

Rosenstein as well as DNI and Federal Bureau of Investigation officials. Rosenstein has been fielding the document requests squabbles in Sessions' place, as ...


Trump rules out DMZ as summit site

The three appeared to be in good health on their release. Trump told journalists on the sidelines of the White House for a trip to Texas, "We have now dec...


U.S. and UAE sanction entities connected to Iran's Revolutionary Guard

The US Treasury has imposed sanctions against six individuals and three companies it says has funnelled millions of dollars to the Iranian Revolutionary Guard's...


Shiv Sena lauds Rahul Gandhi for being dignified while criticising PM Modi

Invoking Ambedkar, social reformer Jyotiba Phule, Sant Kabir and Ravidas's contribution to fight social injustice, Modi said their efforts were inspirational an...


Why Erdogan Is Insulated From Turkey's Economic Woes

Conducted with 2,063 people in 28 Turkish provinces, the poll showed support for President Tayyip Erdogan's AK Party at 48 percent, while its alliance partner M...


Possible connection examined between shootings in the Okanagan and Nanaimo

The auto was last seen in West Kelowna. Mounties are probing a possible link between two violent incidents in the Okanagan Valley and Tuesday's fatal police-i...


'Pollen bomb' recorded in New Jersey goes viral

At the time of this post, Jennifer's video had more than 700.000 views. Sure enough, just one tap on the tree, and a greenish, yellow cloud of pollen puffed i...


Veere Di Wedding's Bhangra Ta Sajda: Kareena, Sonam Bring The Party Song

The celebrations continue for Veere Di Wedding as the makers launch a special song, after the grand festivities surrounding Sonam Kapoor's wedding. It is li...


Brind'Amour named head coach of the Carolina Hurricanes

Since winning the Stanley Cup in 2006, with Brind'Amour the captain, the Canes have qualified only in 2009, reaching the Eastern Conference finals. He captain...


Pizza Hut expanding beer deliveries in LA

Of Pizza Hut's 6,300 restaurants in the US, 1,700 have liquor licenses, meaning that its beer delivery could go out of the experimental stage and expand further...


OSU women's golf: Schroeder takes home medalist honors at regionals

The top-seeded Blue Devils took home the title at the 54-hole NCAA Madison regional with a 14-under-par score of 850, finishing nine strokes clear of second-p...


Woman Accused Of Sending 65000 Text Messages, Stalking Man She Met Online

The victim says she sent him threatening texts after that incident. Also, police say Ades entered the victim's residence when he wasn't at home. The two wen...


Joel Embiid Takes Inspiration From Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook After Sixers Exit

Redick rarely gets that type of look, much less against a Boston Celtics defense that had placed an extra emphasis on shutting down the Sixers' three-point ...


Mufti: Centre Should Consider Ramzan Ceasefire, All Parties Agree

Emerging from a marathon meeting attended by all mainstream parties, Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti said: "The consensus of all was that we should appeal to ...


County Executive Kevin Kamenetz has died

Hours earlier on Wednesday evening, Kamenetz had participated in a candidates' forum at Bowie State University. "In the hard days to come, we will provide any s...


Five Most Wanted ISIS Leaders Captured

U.S. President Donald Trump tweeted about the raid, saying those arrested were the "five most wanted" IS "leaders". Trump wrote in a post on Twitter, provid...


Abdelhakim Belhaj's settlement of rendition case with United Kingdom to be announced Thursday

Belhadj, who commanded an Islamist rebel group that helped topple Gaddafi in 2011 and is now a politician, says he and his pregnant wife Fatima were abducted by...


Deepika Padukone makes repping India at the Cannes look great

The actress will be walking the Cannes red carpet for the cosmetic brand she endorses. Is it just a coincidence that both actresses who are known for their fi...


After Split From Wife

Governor (and Democratic gubernatorial candidate) Gavin Newsom . "While he wants to respect the privacy of his family, he is getting divorced, and he enjoys Ki...


One person confirmed dead in KZN mosque attack

On arrival at the Imam Hussain Mosque, they found two victims bleeding profusely and the mosque on fire. IPSS Medical Rescue's Paul Herbst said: "IPSS can now...


Chilly start to the weekend — Metro Detroit Forecast

WED/THU: Isolated showers and storms possible in the afternoon Wednesday and Thursday . Scattered storm chances will enter the picture Wednesday afternoon...


Iran may get 'strongest sanctions ever' from US

However, they bounced back strongly in Asian deals Wednesday. Many say they have not seen the benefits of the nuclear deal. In quitting the Iran nuclear de...


Afghanistan to host Bangladesh T20 series in India next month

The CA on Thursday confirmed reports that the proposed two-Test, three-ODI series with Bangladesh that was included in the most recent iteration of the ICC's ...


McCain calls for rejection of Haspel's bid to head Central Intelligence Agency

In a statement released after Haspel's confirmation hearing Wednesday, McCain said "her refusal to acknowledge torture's immorality is disqualifying". And I th...


Seth Meyers Tells Michelle Wolf She Beat Him

Wolf's joke about White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders drew particular backlash. Wolf claimed that Sanders told her she loved the jokes. Wolf ...


Iranian Forces Fire Rockets At Israeli Military In First Direct Attack

Thousands of militiamen armed, trained and financed by Iran - mostly from Lebanon's Hezbollah movement, but also Iraq, Afghanistan and Yemen - have also been ...


'Azadi' isn't possible, it won't happen: Army Chief to Kashmir youth

The Indian Army Chief in an interview with the Indian Express has said that Kashmiri youth need to know that Azadi (freedom) will not happen as they can not f...


Magnitude 5.5 quake rattles NW Pakistan, no word on damage

The two countries are prone to earthquakes . At least nine children were injured in Bannu's Government Model School near Tankhi Bazaar, said media reports. A...


China agrees to grant Japan 200b yuan RQFII quota

During their 20-minute meeting, the Emperor also thanked Li for China's decision to give Japan 2 crested ibises for a breeding program. The trip by Wang Yi ...


Drew Bledsoe may make a Terry Rozier-inspired rosè wine

When Rozier showed up to the Celtics' Game 1 matchup with the Sixers in a Drew Bledsoe jersey , the saga reached a new level. Drew Bledsoe loved it, tweeting...


Republican reactionaries, CIA Democrats win primary nominations

Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.), for example, has taken the president's side in votes more than 60 percent of the time , including crucial Cabinet nominations. The...


Vulnerable GOPers Split With House Leaders To Force Vote On DACA

Curbelo filed a petition on Wednesday that would require Congress to vote on a proposal known as "Queen of the Hill", an arcane legislative maneuver that allo...


Israel orders Golan shelters open over Iran 'activity' in Syria

On Tuesday night, state-owned media outlets in Syria reported that its air defenses intercepted two Israeli missiles; however, the Syrian media is believed ...


Syrian state media says dozens of Israeli rockets fired into Syria

Syrian state media reported that Israeli missile strikes had hit military bases as well as an arms depot and a military radar installation, without specifying t...


Apple scrap plans for €850m Athenry data centre following continued planning delays

But today, the iPhone giant confirmed that it was cancelling the first of those two projects, after too many delays in the approval process, which today appeare...


United States stock indexes deliver solid gains as oil prices surge

Meanwhile, U.S. crude oil production rose to another high at 10.7 million barrels a day, according to EIA's preliminary weekly reading. That made Iran the t...


Three Americans held in North Korea released 'in good health'

Meanwhile, South Korea's top nuclear envoy Lee Do-hoon also left for Washington on Wednesday for a four-day visit. "I am pleased to inform you that Secretar...


SC to hear Bengal SEC plea against e-nomination at 2 pm

The West Bengal State Election Commission approached the Supreme Court today raising questions about the nominations filed online. However, the notification...


Pakistan calls on United States to respect global agreements

Recall Donald trump said Tuesday that the US withdraws from the Joint comprehensive plan of action 2015, triggering a protest from majority of the worldwide com...


Israel missiles hit Syria military bases

Another rocket hit an ammunition warehouse, it said. Netanyahu and Putin have held a series of meetings and phone conversations in recent months, particularly...


United States embassy moves Twitter account from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem

Municipal workers erected signposts reading "US Embassy" in Hebrew, Arabic and English around the site, now a US consular building, in the city's Arnona neigh...


20 people killed as Kenya dam bursts causing 'huge destruction'

Officials said the dam water and mud spewed out of the reservoir and submerged homes over a radius of almost 2 kilometers (1.2 miles). Officials said the dam ...


NTSB Launches Probe into Tuesday Night Tesla Crash

Police said the car's speed was likely a factor in the incident. The National Transportation Safety Board said Wednesday that it is investigating a fatal cras...


At least 12 killed as thunderstorm lashes Uttar Pradesh

On Tuesday, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) had issued a warning of thunderstorm accompanied with squall. Yesterday, a 15-year-old boy was struck by l...


Confessions of a wet wipe addict

The British government has said it may ban wet wipes as part of a broader crackdown on plastic trash in measures created to protect the environment. Environme...


Kerala HSE, VHSE results declared; 83.75 per cent pass percentage for HSE

The Kerala Plus Two (or DHSE) results were announced by education minister C Raveendranath today at Pereeksha Bhavan in Trivandrum. This year, DHSE conducted th...


Mitch McConnell Reiterates He Will Not Endorse Legalizing Marijuana

Trump didn't condemn such filth; he merely said Blankenship "can't win" and cited the example of Moore - who Trump unsuccessfully opposed in the Alabama GOP p...