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VP Mike Pence Released The National Space Council's Users Advisory Group List

The Commerce Department would also work to cut back on regulations for remote sensing and the way spacecraft approach and interact with each other in space. Pen...


UN envoy sees difficult talks on Syria ceasefire deal

Horrific reports have emerged of civilians dying under the Syrian regime's siege of the rebel-held enclave of Eastern Ghouta. Negotiations to try to peace...


Winter Olympics 2018: Lindsey Vonn scatters beloved grandad's ashes in PyeongChang

It is a figurative passing of the torch, with Vonn in her last Olympics and Shiffrin poised to become the face of the US ski team. "I think she had the potent...


Pakistan, India to attend TAPI groundbreaking ceremony

During his meeting with President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow, the prime minister highlighted the importance of the TAPI gas pipeline project , especially with r...


Freezing drizzle in York Region could make for slippery commute Friday

When temperatures drop below freezing, we could see some of the light rain change over to more of a freezing rain. Environment Canada is forecasting rain show...


'Attacks would end!': Trump defends proposal to give teachers guns

But, he said , would-be shooters who know that any teacher might have a gun could act as a deterrent. According to a Washington Post analysis , arming 20% of ...


South Africa braces for tough budget

The millionaire ex-businessman Ramaphosa promised that land expropriation operations will not be a " smash and grab " exercise and promised to handle the matt...


David Hogg Denies Conspiracy Theories That He's A "Crisis Actor"

One tweet sharing a video relating to the view with the text: "Outspoken Trump-Hating School Shooting Survivor is Son of FBI Agent; MSM Helps Prop Up Inco...


Women's March Announces School Walk Out Over Gun Control

Catastrophes on this level are nearly typical at this point. Politicians are still being paid by the NRA of course and guns are big business in America....


German court delays ruling on diesel bans to next week

Diesel emissions, which contain particulate matter and nitrogen oxide (NOx) known to cause respiratory disease, have come under closer scrutiny in the wake of V...


National School Walkout Planned for March 14

The protest in Minneapolis comes a week after a school shooting in Parkland, Florida , where a former student there killed 17 people with an AR-15 rifle. Stude...


Arrest Made in Freeway Shooting of Dallas Postal Employee

Ferrell, of Hutchins, was arrested and charged with one count of murder of an officer or employee of the United States. Mosby was pronounced dead at the scene b...


CNN Won Town Hall Ratings Game, NRA GIF Ignites Twitter Rage

And I also support the right of you and everyone here to be able to go to school and be safe. "I think in the name of 17 people, I can pledge to you that I ...


Marion Le Pen to Address CPAC

Her views on abortion, immigration and Islam have often been more hardline than those of Marine Le Pen. He says opponents of gun rights want to "sweep under...


FATF decides to put Pakistan back on terrorist financing watchlist

It comes days after reports that Pakistan had been given a three-month reprieve before being placed on the list, which could hamper banking and hurt foreign inv...


Ivanka Trump says she comes to Korea to reaffirm 'commitment'

Kim having seized the media spotlight as the first immediate member of the North's ruling family to set foot in South Korea, Ms. Trump's visit is expected to ...


Maldives counters India's criticism, says facts ignored by New Delhi

The statement dismissed India's contention that the extension of the emergency was unconstitutional as "a clear distortion of facts, which ignore the Constituti...


McMaster's White House Exit May Be Near

The White House is considering easing McMaster out and sending him back to military service, possibly with a promotion to four-star rank, CNN reported Thursday,...


Congress welcomes Sharad Pawar's comments on its revival

When Raj Thackeray asked questions on Pawar's view on the huge Rs 1.1 lakh crore Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train project, the NCP chief said, "I am not opposed to...


Trump doubles down on arming some teachers to prevent school shootings

Julia Cordover, one of the school's senior class presidents, fought back tears as she told Trump that she hoped "no person in this world will ever have to go ...


NRA not backing down on guns

It may be 10 per cent, it may be 40 per cent. I told them, 'We're going to have to toughen up.' It doesn't make anyone look good. "It is such a target for the...


Ivanka Trump to attend Olympics Closing Ceremony with United States delegation

It's also the first time South Korea has won two medals at the same time in the event. Ivanka Trump is headed to South Korea on Thursday, where ...


Texas school district threatens to suspend students who stage protest walkout

In a follow-up statement on Wednesday, Gray said the the original letter was created to let parents know that the walkout next month was planned by an outside...


Michelle Wolf Is Having an incredible 2018

It was a tradition for the sitting President to attend for decades, but that is something that Trump has certainly balked at as of late. In a statement, Bloom...


Gisin holds off Shiffrin to win Olympic Alpine combined

Now, it switches to Shiffrin's forte - the slalom . Shiffrin is the best slalom skier in the world and an improving downhiller. It was the second straight ...


Hundreds of Filipino workers leave Kuwait amid diplomatic row

That prompted senators to ask why labour officials did not immediately order a ban on the deployment of workers to Kuwait with the spike in deaths. He reveale...


Spanish policeman dies in football violence

Spanish media reported that the officer died of cardiac arrest. Around 700 police and a further 200 private security guards were said to be in place in Bilba...


Video Of Yearbook Of Student Accused Of Being 'Crisis Actor' Goes Viral

While Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School's survivors mourned their former classmates, spoke out at rallies and in meetings with politicians, and demanded ...


American Wise retains Olympic men's ski halfpipe title at Pyeongchang 2018

Compatriot Alex Ferreira had the best score of run one and two and, in a repeat of last month's X Games, finished behind Wise with 96.40. Wise becomes only th...


Amnesty Says Rohingya Crisis Consequence of Society 'Encouraged to Hate'

Amnesty's The State of the World's Human Rights report cites Trump's controversial travel ban prohibiting entrants to the USA from six Muslim-majority countri...


Haiti suspends Oxfam aid work pending investigation into sexual misconduct

The Caribbean nation's government announced the United Kingdom arm of the charity has had its authorisation to work in Haiti revoked for at least two months ove...


The Netherlands recognizes Armenian Genocide

The Dutch government can describe an event as "genocide" only upon a binding decision by the United Nations or an worldwide court, acting foreign minister tol...


Larger bench to hear land sale case today

This institution will go forever. And Ors, which was delivered on February 8 by a three judge Bench of Justices Arun Mishra , AK Goel and M Shantanagoudar ....


President Ram Nath Kovind to address UP Investors Summit 2018

He added that the state "comprises one of the largest workforces as well as consumer markets not only in India but anywhere in the world". He said the prime m...


Australia's scandal-hit deputy prime minister to quit

Mr Joyce faced calls to resign, including a successful vote from the Australian senate asking him to step down. "All complaints are taken seriously and treate...


Why Didn't Obama Stop Russia Election Meddling?

Trump tweeted Wednesday. "Why didn't Obama do something about the meddling?" Given Mueller's mission - to investigate Russian meddling in the election and any...


May holds Chequers Brexit cabinet meeting

The discussions of the Brexit sub-committee, Mrs May's so-called Brexit "war Cabinet", focussed on the automotive sector, agriculture and digital trade. May's c...


Nawaz Sharif slams SC decision

In her sharp reaction, Information Minister Mariyam Aurungzeb termed the judgment "expected", and "biased", and accused the judiciary of targeting Sharif and hi...


Shooting town hall: Rubio on the defensive on gun control

Channel 9's Johny Fernandez was at St. Cloud Middle School Wednesday when some students walked out of class and yelled, "No guns". Last week's school shoo...


Texas Gov. weighs parole board's advice on death row inmate's fate

Whitaker, who did not fire the gun, did get the death penalty. He said the board only listened to Whitaker's father. Kent Whitaker told KHOU-TV. "I couldn't b...


N Korea to Send High-Level Delegation to Olympics Closing Ceremony

North Korea cancelled a potential meeting with US Vice President Mike Pence "at the last minute", US officials have claimed. Chang said the United States a...


Ex-Serbian Soldier Attacks US Embassy in Montenegro with Grenade, Kills Himself

It said the attacker threw the device "into the USA embassy compound" from an intersection near a sports centre. State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert sai...


Left govt bungalow as Nitish unleashed ghosts in it: Tej

After the JD (U) parted ways with the Grand Alliance and joined the NDA last July, all 12 former RJD ministers, including Tej Pratap and his brother Tejashwi Pr...


NRA Spokeswoman Dana Loesch: "Many in Legacy Media Love Mass Shootings"

I suppose Rubio and Loesch deserve some level of credit (not really though) for actually showing up to the town hall that they knew would not be a good look f...


UP Riots Case: HC dismisses petition seeking prosecution of CM Yogi

Petitioner Parwaz, a local journalist, said that they are disappointed by the judgment and will file a review petition in the Supreme Court. "This is a hopele...


Teacher's Black History Month decorations bring viral attention

The menu at the Weinstein Passport Dining Hall event at the university's Washington Square campus also offered ribs, macaroni and cheese, collard greens and mas...


Ex-FIFA president Sepp Blatter backs Morocco's 2026 World Cup hosting bid

However, the 2026 World Cup will be the first since the increase to 48 teams, meaning there will be 80 matches, an increase of 25 percent. Morocco have also la...


Officials give press conference after auto crashes into ER at Middlesex Hospital

Officials said he has been known to police for several years. Ellam is well-known to authorities. "I want the public to know that this has been determined...


'Bangladeshi influx' Pakistan's proxy war: Indian army chief

Considering the importance of bilateral relations between the two countries, Gen Rawat visited Bangladesh in his maiden foreign tour as the army chief from Ma...


Netanyahu associate to testify in corruption probe

But he is also deeply embroiled in two other corruption cases. Netanyahu and his wife, Sara, have always been saddled with a penchant for expensive tastes and...