• Winning Bid Thrown Out In Pa. Mini-Casino License Auction
Winning Bid Thrown Out In Pa. Mini-Casino License Auction

Under Pennsylvania Act 42, category 4 casinos can only be situated in "a specific geographic point established by geographic coordinates in this Commonwealth with a 15-linear mile radius". The latest location for a proposed mini-casino in Pennsylvania is 250 miles from Mercer County, where officials first learned that they were the chosen site, onl...

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  • Weapons Cache at Home of MD Teen Who Brought Gun to School
Weapons Cache at Home of MD Teen Who Brought Gun to School

When the officer approached Chen about the gun, Chen replied he had a handgun in his bookbag and also had a knife in the front pocket of his shirt, the document states. "They were found in someone else's room", he said. "Someone who is, we believe, authorized to have all these things". The defense team attempted to appeal to the judge by pointing...

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  • Winter Olympics 2018: Krushelnitckii stripped of bronze medal after admitting doping offence
Winter Olympics 2018: Krushelnitckii stripped of bronze medal after admitting doping offence

The International Olympic Committee suspended the Russian Olympic Committee previous year in connection with a massive doping scheme at the 2014 Sochi Games but allowed 168 athletes to compete in neutral uniforms and without the national flag.

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  • Saudi Arabia to invest $64bn in entertainment in next decade
Saudi Arabia to invest $64bn in entertainment in next decade

Since April 2017 to February 2018, more than 1,060,000 suspected cases of cholera and 2,250 deaths have been reported in Yemen, WHO said, making it the biggest cholera outbreak in recent history. Earlier this month, a senior Saudi cleric said Saudi women should not be "forced to wear abayas". Women were recently granted the right to drive and atten...

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  • Team USA at the Olympics: US adds to medal total in Pyeongchang
Team USA at the Olympics: US adds to medal total in Pyeongchang

Seo Yi-ra added a bronze in the 1,000m, with Lim taking a fall in the final. South Korea's skip Kim Eunjung has become known for her game face. It was a crushing finish to an otherwise strong Olympic campaign for South Korea , as three male skaters reached the podium.

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  • Again the question: Could armed teachers stop shootings?
Again the question: Could armed teachers stop shootings?

A "gun free" school is nothing but a "magnet" for mass shooters, President Donald Trump said on Thursday, doubling down on a proposal to train and arm some teachers to keep U.S. Samuel Zeif , who lost a close friend at Stoneman Douglas last Wednesday, said it was important to "be strong for the fallen who don't have a voice to speak anymore".

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  • The NRA's Wayne LaPierre to speak at CPAC on Thursday
The NRA's Wayne LaPierre to speak at CPAC on Thursday

They want to sweep right under the carpet the failure of school security, the failure of family, the failure of America's mental health system and even the unbelievable failure of the Federal Bureau of Investigation", he added. Speaking on behalf of the NRA , Loesch said, "We will not be gaslighted into thinking we're responsible for a tragedy w...

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  • Donald Trump says more must be done to protect children
Donald Trump says more must be done to protect children

The act would give states incentives to upload information about people who are prohibited from buying a gun, such as convicted criminals and people who have been dishonorably discharged from the military, into the National Instant Criminal Background Check System or NICS.

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  • Iran threatens to pull out of nuclear deal
Iran threatens to pull out of nuclear deal

Iran has stayed within the main restrictions on its nuclear activities imposed by a 2015 deal with major powers, a confidential quarterly report by the United Nations atomic watchdog seen by Reuters showed on Thursday. Although the U.S. administration and Trump are talking about [a] "sunset clause" and that JCPOA is just for 10 years, that is not t...

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  • Trump says arming teachers is solution to school shootings
Trump says arming teachers is solution to school shootings

As the march took place, a 17-year-old student from Godby High School was arrested after writing on Instagram that he was going to "shoot up" the school. Others, including parents who lost their children in the Parkland massacre, shared their heart-wrenching stories with the president, insisting something must be done to fix the country's ongoing i...

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  • Winter Olympics Medal Count & Leaderboard 2018
Winter Olympics Medal Count & Leaderboard 2018

The 33-year-old Vonn still managed to break the record for the oldest female medallist in Alpine skiing at the Winter Games, previously set by Michaela Dorfmeister at 32 years and 332 days when she won the women's super-G in 2006. "Maybe I was a bit too clean, too precise, maybe I should've let the skis run more". "My first gold individual, in V...

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  • PNB says it has enough assets to meet fraud liabilities
PNB says it has enough assets to meet fraud liabilities

The PNB fraud came to light on January 16 when officials of Nirav Modi companies approached the bank for buyers' credit without collateral saying they had been getting such facility for years. The CBI and the ED have registered two FIRs each to probe the case. The CBI has also sealed a farmhouse of Nirav Modi spread across 1.5 acres which has a...

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  • Virus rules German Jurgen Braehmer out of Callum Smith bout
Virus rules German Jurgen Braehmer out of Callum Smith bout

Callum Smith has banished all thoughts of a potential summer fight with George Groves from his mind. It is the first time in either of the eight-man World Boxing Super Series tournaments, taking place at super-middleweight and cruiserweight this season, has suffered from a pre-fight pull out.

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  • PM to campaign in Meghalaya, Nagaland on Thursday
PM to campaign in Meghalaya, Nagaland on Thursday

Modi asked voters to give BJP a chance to serve the state, promising that they will ensure good governance guided by the philosophy of sabka saath, sabka vikas. "Under National Health Mission, Nagaland has been provided Rs 400 crore and the government will spend around Rs. 1800 crore for making Nagaland's capital Kohima a Smart City", he promised...

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  • United States gets third gold in the halfpipe
United States gets third gold in the halfpipe

When White finally did find out he won, tears of happiness ran down his face, and it was a moment he won't forget, and neither will I. White is one of my favorite athletes, so I'm hoping he doesn't hang it up just yet, but if he does, I understand, and this is sure a great way to leave his legacy, winning the U.S.'s 100th winter Olympic gold medal...

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  • Hadiya case; SC to continue hearing
Hadiya case; SC to continue hearing

Justice Chandrachud further added that the Court should not look into the reasons for the marriage , and whether the person getting married was good or bad. The Bench headed by Chief Justice of India, Dipak Misra, asked: "Can there be a roving inquiry into the matrimonial relationship between two consenting adults to find if there was no consent".

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  • Madhya Pradesh minister congratulates flying officer Avani Chaturvedi
Madhya Pradesh minister congratulates flying officer Avani Chaturvedi

On Wednesday, Air Chief Marshal B S Dhanoa said, "My heartiest congratulations to Flying Officer Avani Chaturvedi for successfully clearing her first solo sortie on a MiG-21 "Bison" fighter". government and her mother is a home maker. With Chaturvedi's achievement, India has joined the exclusive club of countries that allow combat flying to wom...

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  • Miranda Otto Joins the Sabrina the Teenage Witch Netflix Series
Miranda Otto Joins the Sabrina the Teenage Witch Netflix Series

The Spellman sisters act as guardians to Sabrina , and help her navigate life as a half-witch, half-mortal. The new show seems to be sticking with that same basic dynamic, but like the entire show, Zelda is going to be much more sinister - which should be expected from a show that has been billed as being tonally similar to Rosemary's Baby ...

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  • British Gas owner Centrica to cut 4000 jobs blaming political intervention
British Gas owner Centrica to cut 4000 jobs blaming political intervention

Centrica said the majority of job cuts will be in the United Kingdom, but did not disclose where the cuts will take place. British Gas owner Centrica PLC (LON: CNA ) saw its gain almost 6% on Thursday despite what it described as a "weak" second half, with full-year adjusted earnings in line with forecast, its dividend held, and a new £500ml...

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  • Aussies beat Kiwis by 19 runs to clinch T20 tri-series
Aussies beat Kiwis by 19 runs to clinch T20 tri-series

Kane Williamson had perhaps been hoping a used pitch would break up further for his spinners to exploit, but New Zealand's batting cracked first, with Ashton Agar particularly impressive in taking career-best figures. The 27-year-old suffered the injury while playing against arch-rival Kiwis in the final of trans-Tasman T20 tri-series. New ...

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  • Lalu's son Tej Pratap Yadav alleges Nitish released ghosts in his bungalow
Lalu's son Tej Pratap Yadav alleges Nitish released ghosts in his bungalow

The bungalow located at 3, Deshratna Marg in Patna , had been allotted to Tej Pratap after he had become health minister in the Nitish Kumar-led coalition government following a victory in the October-November 2015 Assembly election. When spoke to CM's party members on the ghost remark by former minister Tej Pratap, they said that he was suffering...

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  • Greyhound ending run to Nanaimo, Wilson line wants route
Greyhound ending run to Nanaimo, Wilson line wants route

The Island routes are part of a package of routes approved for cancellation by the Passenger Transportation Board. "We regret having to do this and appreciate the board's acknowledgement of the hard circumstances under which we've been operating over the past several years", says Stuart Kendrick, Senior Vice President of Greyhound Canada in a pre...

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  • South Africa's Ruling ANC to Hold Meeting of Top Body, Members Say
South Africa's Ruling ANC to Hold Meeting of Top Body, Members Say

Our friendly and charming president told the crowd, before the walk, he walks every morning to keep fit, and stated he wants that for South Africa, and also said it gives him time to think about events from the previous day. Mining industry lobby group, the Chamber of Mines, agreed at the weekend to delay a court challenge, which was set to resume ...

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  • North Korean trade deficit with China extends to $1.7 billion
North Korean trade deficit with China extends to $1.7 billion

Another ship-to-ship transfer involving a North Korean-flagged tanker was suspected in the same area a few days before the reported case. The ship of unknown nationality had Chinese characters meaning "Fujian Province, Ningde City, oil tanker" painted on the body, officials said.

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  • Labour MP tells Jeremy Corbyn: 'Relax - and release the secret files'
Labour MP tells Jeremy Corbyn: 'Relax - and release the secret files'

A Corbyn representative said that the politician had indeed met with a Czechoslovak diplomat in 1986, but denied any other allegations, calling the reports of the British newspapers "entirely false" and "a ridiculous smear". "Doesn't she think he could set the bar a bit higher than that?" The nonplussed Labour leader feigned a yawn in response to...

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