• Pike County Sheriff's Department Searching for Dollar General Robbery Suspect
Pike County Sheriff's Department Searching for Dollar General Robbery Suspect

A 53-year-old man was robbed at Slacks Creek on Wednesday morning, March 14, after withdrawing cash from an ATM. If you have any information that could officers to an arrest in the robbery, you are asked to contact the Pike County Sheriff's Department at 566-4347.

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  • Texas serial bombing suspect dead after detonating device in his vehicle
Texas serial bombing suspect dead after detonating device in his vehicle

Police said they don't believe it was the work of the bomber, or a copycat. The Washington Post, quoting the Federal Bureau of Investigation, reported that the package had been bound for Austin, the state capital - scene of previous deadly blasts.

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  • Israel defence minister says 2007 Syria strike message to enemies
Israel defence minister says 2007 Syria strike message to enemies

Syria and Israel have fought in repeated wars since the Jewish state's founding in 1948. Both Iran and Hezbollah are allied with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. Mr Netanyahu has repeatedly warned Israel will not allow Iran to develop a nuclear weapon "not now, not in 10 years, not ever", or to build missile factories in Syria that could threate...

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  • Rahul to interact with students on concluding day of Karnataka tour
Rahul to interact with students on concluding day of Karnataka tour

The Congress leader also accused the prime minister of favouring big businesses by waiving their loans while ignoring farmers. "On one side BJP that can do anything for power", he charged adding on other side, Congress was "based on truth".

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  • Pennsylvania Gets a New Map
Pennsylvania Gets a New Map

Dorrance and Slocum townships are are in the 9th District, while the rest are in the 8th District. "That hasn't changed just because the map has. Even though I was looking forward to winning the fight against Glenn Thompson, the incumbent in the redrawn 12th is Tom Marino, who is every bit the swamp-dwelling sellout that Thompson is".

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  • Myanmar president, close friend of Suu Kyi, says he's retiring
Myanmar president, close friend of Suu Kyi, says he's retiring

The current senior vice president, Myint Swe, will serve as acting president until Htin Kyaw's successor is chosen; Henry Van Thio is the country's "vice president No. "The next president will be an NLD member or one who suits with NLD policy", Aung Shin said. A clause in the constitution was widely seen as being deliberately created to keep her ...

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  • Senate Committee Launches Bipartisan Effort To Prevent Election Hacking
Senate Committee Launches Bipartisan Effort To Prevent Election Hacking

GOP Senate Intelligence Chairman Richard Burr , along with Republican Sens. A bipartisan group of senators leading an inquiry into Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. "It could be the the North Koreans, it could be the Iranians, it could be a domestic hacktivist group that uses that same playbook to try to seek chaos".

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  • School opens up for Easter egg hunt
School opens up for Easter egg hunt

A night hunt for 7-12 year olds will begin at 8:15 p.m., so please keep in mind to bring a flashlight. A South Shields dad is taking an Easter Egg hunt to a new level - and is calling on families to get involved. The Fayette County Park will host an afternoon of family fun for children 12 and under and their families on Saturday, March 24. The ...

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  • Labor cheers over initial Batman count
Labor cheers over initial Batman count

Ms Kearney believes she won against six times Green candidate Alex Bhathal because she focused on everyday issues of the community. Labor was projected to claim a 2 per cent swing, and was likely to also win more primary votes than the Greens.

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  • Candidates for Governor Make Final Appeals Before Primary
Candidates for Governor Make Final Appeals Before Primary

Daniel Biss is another contender in Tuesday's Democratic gubernatorial primary. Newman, a first-time candidate who has the backing of several national women's rights groups and two members of Illinois' congressional delegation, campaigned heavily against Lipinski's record and promoted herself as a champion of "working families, healthcare for al...

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  • Yemen war: Senate rejects ending USA support of Saudi-led campaign
Yemen war: Senate rejects ending USA support of Saudi-led campaign

But if the Sanders-Lee-Murphy resolution passes the Senate, it will likely have little affect on troop levels in Yemen because it gives an exception to USA military attacks on Al Queda and Islamic State. He echoed the Pentagon's argument that the resolution should not invoke the War Powers Act because the support the United States is providing to...

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  • School safety commission to meet 'very soon,' DeVos says
School safety commission to meet 'very soon,' DeVos says

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos testifies before a House Appropriations subcommittee on her department's fiscal year 2019 budget. "That is an important discussion and an important consideration", DeVos said , as DeLauro challenged her to answer the question.

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  • Sunken WWII ship on which 5 brothers died discovered in Pacific
Sunken WWII ship on which 5 brothers died discovered in Pacific

Five brothers from the Sullivan family of Waterloo, Iowa, died during the disaster. "There's over 700 Navy families affected by this and my heart goes out to all those people", said Kelly Sullivan, granddaughter of Albert Sullivan and grandniece of George, Francis, Joseph and Madison Sullivan, who all died after the Juneau was torpedoed by a J...

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  • US, South Korea announce start date for military exercises
US, South Korea announce start date for military exercises

Seoul's defense ministry announced the plan to begin the allies' Foal Eagle/Key Resolve drills in Korea, which were delayed during an Olympic detente, on April 1 at a scale "similar" to that of previous years. "Our combined exercises are defense-oriented, and there is no reason for North Korea to view them as a provocation", the Pentagon's statem...

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  • Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor charged with murder of Australian Justine Damond
Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor charged with murder of Australian Justine Damond

Mr Freeman described how Noor and his partner, Officer Matthew Harrity, responded to Ms Damond's 911 call about a potential sexual assault in an alley behind her Minneapolis home just before midnight on July 15 previous year. Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman said the law makes it hard to charge police officers unless they are "unacceptably r...

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  • Mnangagwa Says Zimbabwe
Mnangagwa Says Zimbabwe "Has Moved On" After Mugabe's Televised Challenge

Mugabe this week in an interview said he was removed from power through a "coup d'etat", prompting Mnangagwa to declare the country "has moved on" from his former boss. She also told the Sunday Times that the former first family had declared the properties that they bought outside the country, two in South Africa and one in Hong Kong.

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  • Periods of Rain & Windy Today
Periods of Rain & Windy Today

Sunday will be mostly sunny, with a high near 41 and west southwest wind around 6 miles per hour becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Expect daytime temperatures this weekend around 10 degrees below average with highs in the upper 30's to low 40's along with off and on rain and snow showers.

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  • Cleveland man plays Russian Roulette with woman as she held their toddler
Cleveland man plays Russian Roulette with woman as she held their toddler

Their daughter tried to stop, but Raju beat her also. The woman, according to police, said she had driven from River Rouge to Woodhaven, which she said she had no business doing. But she spilled the beans when police asked her to take them to the accident spot. "A volunteer brought twins to my home and after asking her the source of the babies,...

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  • Ben Carson Offers Worst Excuse Ever for Buying Expensive Dining Set
Ben Carson Offers Worst Excuse Ever for Buying Expensive Dining Set

Carson also said that once he was made aware of the prohibitive dining-set cost, he nixed the purchase immediately. Carson went on to say that a few months later he was told to fix the dining room set for safety reasons. "I can tell you what I did", he said. His response? It wasn't me. "If it was up to me, my office would probably look like...

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  • Large retailers warn Trump on China duties
Large retailers warn Trump on China duties

While Trump has repeatedly singled out China as a key trade violator, his toughest actions such as withdrawing from an Asia-Pacific trade pact - which excluded China - and slapping tariffs on steel have undermined relations with allies more than with the world's second-biggest economy.

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  • Egypt court bans ride hailing apps, Uber and Careem
Egypt court bans ride hailing apps, Uber and Careem

Both services had sparked protests by taxi drivers. Tuesday's decision was effective immediately, meaning the companies must suspend services pending a final ruling, but the companies have 60 days to appeal, the judicial sources said. Uber and Careem have recently introduced taxi motorbikes and three-wheeled motorized rickshaws, known as "tuk-tuk...

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  • House Speaker Ryan says assured Trump won't fire Mueller
House Speaker Ryan says assured Trump won't fire Mueller

Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., the top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, told ABC's This Week that Congress probably would respond Mueller's removal with legislation reinstating the special counsel. The memos also recount different conversations he had with Comey, who kept notes on meetings with Trump that unnerved him. "Mr. President,...

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  • Trump plans to meet Putin, congratulates him
Trump plans to meet Putin, congratulates him

Hinting that there's still time for a telegram or call from the White House, Peskov added: "Tomorrow's another day". "I congratulated him on the victory, the electoral victory", Trump told reporters at the White House while meeting Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.

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  • Obama congratulates Putin for election
Obama congratulates Putin for election "win"

Trump's comments came a few days after the White House imposed sanctions on Russia for its meddling in the 2016 election and other "malicious cyberattacks", and sharply criticised it for its apparent role in a nerve agent attack on a former Russian spy and his daughter on British soil.

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  • President Trump Calls Putin to Congratulate Him on Re-Election
President Trump Calls Putin to Congratulate Him on Re-Election

The White House later said there were no specific plans for a summit meeting. What they didn't discuss on Tuesday was noteworthy as well: Trump did not raise Russia's meddling in the USA elections or its suspected involvement in the recent poisoning of a former spy in England.

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