• ICE detainee escapes from custody at JFK airport
ICE detainee escapes from custody at JFK airport

ICE agents waited over an hour to notify local cops that a detainee had escaped their custody at Kennedy Airport, sources said. Authorities described the man as a "violent deportee". when the prisoner arrived on a plane at JFK and was supposed to be put on a connecting flight at Terminal 4, CBS2's Janelle Burrell reported. Officials say they c...

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  • BJP chief Amit Shah's slip of tongue embarrasses BS Yeddyurappa
BJP chief Amit Shah's slip of tongue embarrasses BS Yeddyurappa

Yeddyurappa headed the BJP's first government in Karnataka between 2008 and 2011 before he had to resign following a Lokayukta indictment for alleged corruption. Party chief Rahul Gandhi offered a "sneak preview of our top secret campaign video!" as he put out a clip of the gaffe on Twitter. "Siddaramaiah asks what has the Modi government don...

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  • European Union leaders host Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan for uneasy summit
European Union leaders host Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan for uneasy summit

The meeting was hosted by Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov, whose country now holds the rotating Presidency of the Council of the EU, and attended by Turkish President Recep Tayipp Erdoğan, Tusk, and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker.

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  • BJP trying to create fight between SP-BSP, says Akhilesh Yadav
BJP trying to create fight between SP-BSP, says Akhilesh Yadav

With bypolls likely to be held in Kairana Lok Sabha and Noorpur assembly seat shortly, terming this as a setback for former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav's ambitious plans would be an understatement. But political observers believe that coming a day after SP chief Akhilesh Yadav issued a statement extending his wishes on the birth...

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  • Battle for Karnataka on Twitter: Amit Shah mocks Siddaramaiah for expensive watch
Battle for Karnataka on Twitter: Amit Shah mocks Siddaramaiah for expensive watch

Another BJP leader seated right beside him is then seen correcting him in the video. "It is wrong to say that Siddaramaiah government has proposed the separate religion and minority tag for Lingayats to gain electoral benefits", Parameshwara said.

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  • Ultrasound technician charged with sexual assault
Ultrasound technician charged with sexual assault

She met with him again on March 25. After they left, the two walked into an alley on Goyeau Ave. just south of Wyandotte St. E and she was sexually assaulted. A suspect identified as 69-year-old Yury Romanov, of Toronto, has been charged with one count of sexual assault in connection with the investigation.

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  • Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu Rushed to Hospital for Fever and Coughing
Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu Rushed to Hospital for Fever and Coughing

Danny Yatom, who headed the Mossad during Netanyahu's first stint in office in the late 1990s, called for his ouster, accusing him and his aides of "putting their interests ahead of national interests" as corruption investigations deepen. In the two other cases in which police have already recommended that Netanyahu be charged with bribery, the f...

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  • Win Myint elected president of Myanmar
Win Myint elected president of Myanmar

The former geologist and lawyer has been known to reprimand military-linked MPs in parliament, especially those who have not prepared enough for debates. "He is good at both legislation and administration and I assume that is a good thing", said NLD upper house representative Nwe Nwe Aung. He did not tolerate discussions that were off topic during ...

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  • Planned Parenthood called for 'Disney Princess who's had an abortion'
Planned Parenthood called for 'Disney Princess who's had an abortion'

We support a woman's right to choose as much as possible, but we're not convinced Disney could ever tackle this particular subject - they've never even had a Princess get pregnant (sequels don't count)! "We need a disney princess who's trans", the tweet read.

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  • Class XII biology exam: Easy and not too lengthy
Class XII biology exam: Easy and not too lengthy

On March 26, just few hours before the exam it was claimed on social media that the economics paper was leaked. CBSE will release the dates for the re-examination on its website within a week. The CBSE, however, denied any leak and urged students and parents not to panic. "We want to urge the students and parents to not panic and assure them that...

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  • Southeast girls still undefeated after win against Lincoln East
Southeast girls still undefeated after win against Lincoln East

But none of those milestones are what Tigers coach Mark Baker will remember about Kline. "Not being the best player on the floor gives me more incentive to improve the parts of my game that I can work on". While she has plenty of proven players, Hopkins said she hadn't seen much complacency from that group, probably because the newcomers are also t...

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  • White House says Trump 'consistently' denies Stormy Daniels claims
White House says Trump 'consistently' denies Stormy Daniels claims

Sunshine is the latest TV personality to become a member of Trump's White House. In October 2016, Daniels said, she was again prepared to go public about her encounter with Trump. In a cease-and-desist order sent to Clifford's attorney after the interview aired, Cohen's lawyer said his client had nothing to do with the person who made the threa...

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  • Vicki Momberg sentenced to three years in jail
Vicki Momberg sentenced to three years in jail

On Wednesday, Momberg was sentenced to three years in prison with one year suspended. Momberg's lawyer, Kevin Lawlor, countered that sentencing must be fair and balanced - and asked for Momberg to be sent for rehabilitation instead of direct imprisonment.

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  • China threatens to retaliate against Trump's tariff plan
China threatens to retaliate against Trump's tariff plan

It's out of control", Trump said before signing a memorandum on Thursday. Like Trump, Bolton has also been highly critical of the U.S trade deficit with China , which Washington says hit a record of $375.2 billion a year ago. "The Chinese side urges the USA side to resolve the concerns of the Chinese side as soon as possible", the ministry...

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  • Mega Millions $502 Jackpot Drawing: How To Play, Win Friday's Jackpot?
Mega Millions $502 Jackpot Drawing: How To Play, Win Friday's Jackpot?

Mega Millions ticket play is being rolled out initially in Texas and New Hampshire, and will soon be available nationwide. The New Jersey ticket was one of two second-prize tickets purchased across the country - the the other was bought in IL.

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  • Look! CBD Can Help Reduce The Risk Of Alcohol Addiction
Look! CBD Can Help Reduce The Risk Of Alcohol Addiction

The researchers confirmed their suspicions through the application of CBD-gel onto rats with addiction-like symptoms. "The results provide proof of principle supporting the potential of CBD in relapse prevention along two dimensions CBD: beneficial actions across several vulnerability states, and long-lasting effects with only brief treatment", ...

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  • Pakistan PM Shahid Khaqan Abassi frisked at United States airport, leaves media outraged
Pakistan PM Shahid Khaqan Abassi frisked at United States airport, leaves media outraged

Abbasi also met with Vice President Mike Pence during his US visit. Reports revealed that the incident took place last week at the JFK airport in NY, and has managed to spark rage amongst the Pakistani media since then, especially amidst reports that Trump administration is considering banning visas and other sanctions on people in the Pakistani ...

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  • Iowa family suffocated after inhaling toxic gasses, officials say
Iowa family suffocated after inhaling toxic gasses, officials say

Although the Attorney General's Office of Quintana Roo announced in a press release on Saturday that the Sharp family passed away from inhaling toxic gas, forensic doctors have not been able to determine which substance they inhaled. The phone had not moved from its location since Thursday morning. "She loved her shoes", he says. Mumbai: Um...

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  • Medical Marijuana Card Holders in Michigan to See Tax Change
Medical Marijuana Card Holders in Michigan to See Tax Change

The list "served no legitimate objective other than to put a mark on doctors and advance and amplify some of the stigma associated with this", Murphy said Tuesday. He said Tuesday he views the medical program's expansion as strictly a health issue not affecting his efforts at recreational legalization. "It's marijuana", Banko said.

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  • Karnataka election 2018 dates announced: Top developments
Karnataka election 2018 dates announced: Top developments

The stage is set for an electoral face-off between the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Congress in Karnataka after the Election Commission (EC) on Tuesday announced that assembly elections will take place on 12 May. A Karnataka Congress leader had also tweeted the same thing. The Election Commission assured that they "will look into leaks"...

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  • Congress circulates draft proposal to move impeachment motion against CJI Dipak Misra
Congress circulates draft proposal to move impeachment motion against CJI Dipak Misra

NCP's Majeed Memon said 20 signatures have been collected so far. Meanwhile, the YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) MP M. Rajamohan Reddy said that his party has not received any proposal for moving an impeachment motion against Chief Justice of India ( CJI ) Dipak Misra .

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  • Rare Snow Blankets Rome as Europe Is Hit With Cold Winter Blast
Rare Snow Blankets Rome as Europe Is Hit With Cold Winter Blast

Ill-equipped to handle such storms, the Mediterranean city's authorities asked the army for help clearing the roads, and called on other areas to send in snowplows, Reuters reports. Hospitals in Lithuania and Latvia have reported an uptick in people being treated for hypothermia and frostbite. The severe cold is hitting Europe at a time when th...

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  • European Union and Turkey summit produces commitment to keep talking
European Union and Turkey summit produces commitment to keep talking

He acknowledged that no concrete compromise or solution had been achieved at the summit, but expressed hope that such would be possible in the future. Yildirim recalled that Turkey has fulfilled its obligations to the EU. In contrast to Erdgogan's brisk evening meeting with the European Union leadership, Putin is expected to make a full two-day...

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  • Mother faces charges after two children found dead
Mother faces charges after two children found dead

Autopsies will be conducted on both children, who were not identified by authorities. Mugshot of Brittany Velasquez, 20. Authorities in Arizona have charged a 20-year-old mother with two counts of murder after her two young children were found dead in a auto on Monday night.

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  • Trump scores trade victory with revised S.Korea deal
Trump scores trade victory with revised S.Korea deal

The steel quota is unlikely to hurt South Korea's exports since sales to the US account for 11 percent of total overseas shipments of the metal, the South Korean ministry said. While South Korea made some concessions to US demands on the key auto trade issues, the revision of the free trade pact aligns with South Korea's own interests, experts said...

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