• Donald Trump visits Richfield Training Facility, discusses infrastructure plan
Donald Trump visits Richfield Training Facility, discusses infrastructure plan

Trump also touted his ability to get the job done, stating, "I was better at building than being president". The keynote talk, meant to focus on infrastructure, saw Trump hail his administration's economic prowess. Regarding his still-unscheduled upcoming meeting with Kim, Trump said, "If it's no good, we're walking, and if it's good, we will emb...

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  • Malala Yousafzai returns to hometown in Pakistan
Malala Yousafzai returns to hometown in Pakistan

The entire visit is believed to have lasted just over two hours. Her family also told AFP of their joy in coming home. "Parents who were scared in 2012 are not scared in 2018, and Malala has played a great role in this", said Shaista Hakeem, a student at Swat University, who credited her academic career to Malala's influence over families in ...

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  • Mega Millions Jackpot Hits $521 Million Ahead of Friday Night Drawing
Mega Millions Jackpot Hits $521 Million Ahead of Friday Night Drawing

Only three Mega Millions jackpots have been larger than the current $502 million jackpot. The lump sum for the current jackpot is estimated at $301 million . When is the next Mega Millions drawing? (You can see purchase locations in your state here.) You can also buy tickets online if you live in Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky, Michigan, North...

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  • High Point man pulled gun prior to officer-involved shooting
High Point man pulled gun prior to officer-involved shooting

No other information has been released as this time. The male suspect , identified as 30-year-old Tracy Owens, told police that he was not going to leave. Experts offer varying opinions on the question of whether to appoint a special prosecutor to review a police-involved shooting. Decoursey appears to have ignored repeated commands and the situat...

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  • Google Doodle Celebrates 153rd Birth Anniversary Of Anandi Joshi
Google Doodle Celebrates 153rd Birth Anniversary Of Anandi Joshi

On February 26, 1887, just over a month before her 22nd birthday, Anandi Gopal Joshi died of tuberculosis or TB. Though Anandibai did not live long, she left behind an example for the women of her time to emulate. She began her medical training at the age of nineteen. America's cold weather and the difference in cuisine added to her bad healt...

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  • Woman gives birth to child in running train
Woman gives birth to child in running train

Spotting her in a comatose state, Turbinca took her bag to a nearby area and emptied it of her "bits and pieces", including her clean underwear and wipes she used to keep herself clean. "He told me he was going to do me like the rest of the girls", she said. "Please God. Not today", she recounted. Hughes remains in custody on a $500,000 cash-only b...

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  • Way of the Cross to highlight Good Friday in HdG
Way of the Cross to highlight Good Friday in HdG

Remembering Jesus Christ's courage and compassion, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in his released message on Good Friday said, "On Good Friday we recall the courage and compassion of Lord Christ". Christians believe that Jesus rose from the dead on the third day which is celebrated as Easter (Sunday). Finally, he is hoisted up on a cross and dies to...

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  • No 10 'has too many red lines' in Irish border row
No 10 'has too many red lines' in Irish border row

After months of ducking and diving, semantics, talk of bespoke agreements, rebuffs and tantrums and public maneuvering by politicians in London and Brussels , mimicking sumo wrestlers focused on intimidation, the Brexit negotiations appear to be now in the middle of a defining moment.

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  • EPA Planning Roll Back of Restrictive Automotive Fuel Economy Standards
EPA Planning Roll Back of Restrictive Automotive Fuel Economy Standards

The protective detail then broke down the building's glass-paneled front door and ascended two flights to Pruitt's $50-a-night bedroom, where two sources tell ABC News he was found groggy, rising from a nap. "I don't conclude that this is a prohibited gift at all", Justina Fugh, the EPA's senior ethics counsel, said in a statement on Friday, ...

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  • India, Pakistan agree to resolve harassment of diplomats issue
India, Pakistan agree to resolve harassment of diplomats issue

The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) also issued a statement to confirm the development. Sources had said "India's residential complex in Islamabad was raided by Pakistan agencies who expelled all Pakistani service providers and later disconnected power and water supply" and that "despite the (Pakistani) foreign secretary's assurance, the p...

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  • Kabul ready for talks with Taliban to 'save country'
Kabul ready for talks with Taliban to 'save country'

The Taliban official has also warned Afghan government that the talks of shuttering the Doha office would scuttle the group's offer of talks altogether. In addition, Taliban prisoners could be released and their names removed from global blacklists, while security arrangements could be made for Taliban agreeing to join a process of reconciliation.

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  • Nitish Kumar's JD(U) Sends Strong Warning To Perpetrators Of Violence In Bihar
Nitish Kumar's JD(U) Sends Strong Warning To Perpetrators Of Violence In Bihar

Angry mobs damaged vehicles, torched shops and pelted stones at the police. Reports of several rounds of firing are also coming from Nawada. However, the situation was soon brought under control, Kumar added. In Bihar, Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejashwi Yadav appealed to the people of the state to remain on high alert against the Bharatiy...

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  • CWG: Sushil Kumar's name now added to entry list
CWG: Sushil Kumar's name now added to entry list

Reigning Olympic high jump champ Derek Drouin and Rio silver medallist Andre De Grasse both withdrew from the games in Australia. Babatoba, a former race-walker himself, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos that he was optimistic that Olude, who is representing the country at the Commonwealth Games , would clinch a medal.

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  • Kenyan police detain opposition politician at airport, says lawyer
Kenyan police detain opposition politician at airport, says lawyer

In a statement from Dubai on Friday, Mr. Miguna insists that he has the right to travel in and out of the Kenya whenever he feels like. A Kenyan opposition politician has claimed that he was beaten, drugged and held captive in a lavatory at Nairobi's main worldwide airport for three days before being dragged on to an aircraft and deported ...

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  • Police quiz Israeli PM Netanyahu in corruption case
Police quiz Israeli PM Netanyahu in corruption case

A familiar figure in Washington dating back to the 1980s Reagan administration, Netanyahu most recently had a strained relationship with President Barack Obama, especially over his opposition to the July 2015 Iran nuclear deal promoted by the USA leader.

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  • Elizabeth Esty Under Pressure To Resign Over Abuse Scandal
Elizabeth Esty Under Pressure To Resign Over Abuse Scandal

Esty admits to paying the former chief of staff, Tony Baker, a $5,000 severance - money she said she has personally repaid to the U.S. Treasury - and giving a favorable recommendation to Sandy Hook Promise for a job from which he was apparently fired.

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  • Baton Rouge Officer Is Fired in Alton Sterling Case; Another Is Suspended
Baton Rouge Officer Is Fired in Alton Sterling Case; Another Is Suspended

As the struggle continued Salamoni can then be heard saying, "he's going for the gun", " and fires three shots into Sterling's chest and rolls away from him. But the disciplinary hearings could focus on factors besides justification, such as authorities' determination that Salamoni pointed a gun at Sterling's head early in the encounter, and while ...

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  • Turkish presidential aide talks to French adviser
Turkish presidential aide talks to French adviser

Recalling the commitment of his country against the PKK terror group and its commitment to Turkey's security, he also acknowledged that SDF had "no operational link with this terrorist group". The French official said the Turkish offensive in northern Syria "must stop", saying it is threatening the broader USA -led military campaign against the Isl...

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  • Cresswell will play where needed for West Ham
Cresswell will play where needed for West Ham

Several fans invaded the playing surface, while a coin struck co-chairman David Sullivan's glasses during a toxic atmosphere. Following the climax of the final global break prior to the summer's World Cup , Premier League action returns for the Easter weekend and one particular tie that will have much significance is the fixture between Wes...

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  • Russia conducts second test fire of intercontinental ballistic missile
Russia conducts second test fire of intercontinental ballistic missile

Russian Sarmat strategic missile demonstrated during Russian President Vladimir Putin's address to the Federal Assembly at the Manezh Central Exhibition Hall in Moscow , Russia , March 1, 2018. The Russian Defence Ministry has published a video showing its new intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) being test-launched in the north of the c...

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  • Czech Republic extradites alleged Russian hacker Nikulin to US
Czech Republic extradites alleged Russian hacker Nikulin to US

An alleged Russian hacker suspected of stealing 117 million LinkedIn passwords in 2012 appeared in federal court in San Francisco Friday morning after being extradited to the United States following a protracted diplomatic struggle between the USA and Russia.

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  • Megachurch pastor charged with defrauding elderly investors
Megachurch pastor charged with defrauding elderly investors

Caldwell and Smith could not immediately be reached for comment Friday morning. These bonds have been in default since 1939 and the current Chinese Government refuses to recognize the debt. Smith, 55, is the manager of Smith Financial Group in Shreveport. Some people gutted their annuities to invest in the bonds, officials said . The indictmen...

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  • Austin Police Chief Labeled Serial Bomber 'Domestic Terrorist'
Austin Police Chief Labeled Serial Bomber 'Domestic Terrorist'

But Manley has since changed his mind. "I was so focused that we put a stop to it", the chief said, adding that he now felt comfortable calling the bombings domestic terrorism "for what it did to our community". "He's not a terrorist". It's possible that Manley is privy to more evidence about Conditt's motives, and is simply withholding tha...

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  • North Texas mom gets 5 years for voting illegally
North Texas mom gets 5 years for voting illegally

Crystal Mason , of Tarrant County, Texas, was convicted of tax fraud in 2011. Crystal Mason , 43, waived her right to a jury trial and instead opted to have District Judge Ruben Gonzales decide her fate, the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reported.

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  • He's still missing, with 8 feared dead
He's still missing, with 8 feared dead

Divers for the past four days have been unable to enter the ocean because of its risky conditions, said Mendocino County Sheriff's Office spokesman Greg Van Patten. The Washington State Department of Social and Health Services confirmed that CPS tried to make contact with the family on Friday, Monday and Tuesday but were unable to reach them.

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