• Melania Trump Is
Melania Trump Is "Very, Very Unhappy"

Betsy DeVos, Sarah Huckabee Sanders and Dan Coats were also scheduled to read at the event. Melania Trump kept up an everything's-normal Twitter feed during the week, posting about her recent participation in the State Department's courage awards, a White House discussion she had convened on cyberbullying, an upcoming opioids exhibit near the...

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  • Hamilton Crawford - China Bank Chief Downplays Trade War Risks
Hamilton Crawford - China Bank Chief Downplays Trade War Risks

After years of mistakenly assuming economic engagement would lead to a more open China, the USA government was waking up to Chinese demands for US companies to give up their know-how in exchange for access to its market, Warren said. The U.S.is pushing China to lower tariffs on cars and open its financial services market as the two sides seek to ...

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  • Oklahoma teachers walk off job over pay, shut schools statewide
Oklahoma teachers walk off job over pay, shut schools statewide

Association of Educators (NCAE) President Mark Jewell, whose organization lobbies for the public school agenda at the N.C. General Assembly. All public schools in Kentucky and many in Oklahoma were closed on Monday as thousands of teachers walked out to strike for better wages.

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  • 1 injured in Sarasota officer-involved shooting
1 injured in Sarasota officer-involved shooting

She was warned that it is a crime to give a police officer the wrong name, date of birth and address, but again gave false information, officials said. Six police officers responded to a number of 911 calls at the apartment complex on September 30. As the officer was about to get out of his vehicle the driver of the auto got out and came around t...

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  • New York Governor makes it illegal for domestic abusers to own firearms
New York Governor makes it illegal for domestic abusers to own firearms

The difference here seems to be that this more targeted legislation requires NY state abusers to surrender their weapons. "The recent wave of mass shootings is horrifying, and the federal government's failure to act on any form of meaningful gun safety laws is unconscionable", Cuomo said.

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  • Laughter alert: Australia's ball-tampering scandal recreated with Gabbar parody
Laughter alert: Australia's ball-tampering scandal recreated with Gabbar parody

Australian superstars and key members of the leadership group, Steven Smith and David Warner have seen their IPL bans overturned by the BCCI after a few members of the board were seen getting emotional after watching their press conferences in Australia .

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  • Ambassador calls Skripals case pretext for U.S. provocations against Russian diplomats
Ambassador calls Skripals case pretext for U.S. provocations against Russian diplomats

She calls Russia's actions "regrettable" and "unwarranted". Retired military intelligence officer Skripal, 66, and his daughter, Yulia , 33, were found slumped on a bench in Salisbury city centre on March 4. In all, more than 150 Russian diplomats have been ordered out of the US, EU members , North Atlantic Treaty Organisation countries and o...

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  • Shulkin: Trump Not 'Well-Served' By People Around Him
Shulkin: Trump Not 'Well-Served' By People Around Him

According to Politico , the hang-up has to do with language in the Federal Vacancies Reform Act of 1998, which says that the president can temporarily fill vacant slots at federal agencies if the current office holder "dies, resigns, or is otherwise unable to perform the functions and duties of the office".

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  • Pyro Returning for WrestleMania 34 This Year
Pyro Returning for WrestleMania 34 This Year

While The Hulkster was on his way to the premiere, TMZ caught up with him and asked him straight up if he will be returning to WWE & whether or not he will be at WrestleMania . WrestleMania 34 is a mere eight days away as the "Biggest Spectacle In Sports-Entertainment" nears closer. Hogan's contract with WWE was terminated back in July of 201...

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  • Postponed CBSE exam for Punjab to be held on 11 April
Postponed CBSE exam for Punjab to be held on 11 April

To maintain law and order, four battalions of the Rapid Action Force, four of Border Security Force, along with 12,000 additional police personnel have been deployed. The final practical examinations of Class X and XII of the Punjab School Education Board , which were scheduled to be held on Monday, will now be held on April 11, as per the directi...

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  • Strong thunderstorms possible tonight, Tuesday
Strong thunderstorms possible tonight, Tuesday

Temperatures will be a little warmer then the last few with highs moving up into the low 80s with humidity running higher as well making for a rather sticky afternoon. The weekend is split so far with sun and clouds Saturday and highs in the upper 40s and lower 50s with showers come Sunday lingering into Monday.

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  • Kellyanne Conway is White House's biggest leaker, author says
Kellyanne Conway is White House's biggest leaker, author says

But Kessler said that although the President sees the two as "problems", it's unlikely that they, too, will leave the White House because firing family members would be an unusual move for Trump. "We learned a long time ago around here that people who say, 'Enemy of the people, opposition party, fake news, biased media, ' they can talk in the med...

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  • Trump Takes His Anti-Immigrant Tweets to a New Level
Trump Takes His Anti-Immigrant Tweets to a New Level

Trump a year ago ended a program championed by former president Barack Obama to protect from deportation about 800,000 young people who were brought illegally into the country by their parents when they were children. and were living in the USA before June 15, 2007 and were physically present here [in the US] in June 15, 2012". Republicans must go ...

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  • Saudi coalition air attack kills 12 in Yemen, including seven children
Saudi coalition air attack kills 12 in Yemen, including seven children

Rights watchdog Human Rights Watch on Monday said the Houthi attack had violated the laws of war by indiscriminately targeting populated areas. Saudi air defenses reportedly intercepted the missile, while the Houthi-controlled Saba news agency reported that the missile hit the target, causing losses among Saudi troops and destroying military equipm...

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  • Firefighters search for teen in Griffith Park drainage ditch
Firefighters search for teen in Griffith Park drainage ditch

Officials said he survived by finding an air pocket in the four-foot wide (1.2m) sewage pipe. According to people who were at the search and posting on Reddit, Hernandez has been found alive just before 8 a.m. The team mounted a camera on a flotation device that was tethered to a rope and extended 300 feet down a pipe. "That place is a maze",...

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  • Teachers hold rallies in Kentucky, Oklahoma
Teachers hold rallies in Kentucky, Oklahoma

Public school teachers and their supporters protest against a pension reform bill outside the senate chambers at the Kentucky State Capital, April 2, 2018 in Frankfort, Ky. Bureau of Labor Statistics. "We will notify our parents, staff, etc. each day by 4 p.m.by robo-call, Facebook and our website", Cooper said. How long it lasts - and whethe...

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  • Chinese space lab set to fall to Earth
Chinese space lab set to fall to Earth

The U.S. military's Joint Force Space Component Command issued a similar report , setting the time of re-entry at about 5:16 p.m. The Chinese lost control of the spacecraft a couple of years ago and thus could not guide it to the middle of an ocean.

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  • Data from SUV shows deadly Mendocino wreck may have been intentional
Data from SUV shows deadly Mendocino wreck may have been intentional

Sarah Hart took responsibility for the incident, saying she "let her anger get out of control", and was later given a year probation for misdemeanor domestic violence, according to court records. Authorities are still searching for the remaining three siblings - 16-year-old Hannah, 15-year-old Devonte and 12-year-old Sierra - but have said they bel...

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  • Earnings per share (EPS) under Consideration - Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc (NASDAQ: SBGI)c
Earnings per share (EPS) under Consideration - Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc (NASDAQ: SBGI)c

Given that its average daily volume over the 30 days has been 1.39M shares a day, this signifies a pretty noteworthy change over the norm. It is down 20.99% since March 31, 2017 and is downtrending. California Pub Employees Retirement Systems, a California-based fund reported 170,602 shares. The Q.i. Value of Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc .is 23.0...

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  • 'Affluenza teen' set to be released from jail
'Affluenza teen' set to be released from jail

Couch will turn 21 years old next week but he'll remain on probation through 2024. Sergio Molina, one of Couch's passengers, was paralyzed and can now only communicate by blinking. The president of Mothers Against Drunk Driving, Colleen Sheehey-Church, called his release a 'grave injustice. The mother-son pair were caught when authorities trace...

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  • Early April forecast not optimal for farmers
Early April forecast not optimal for farmers

More clouds and a few passing showers, but still mild on Monday with highs in the mid 70s. Rain showers will begin around 2 along the Cascades. A cold front is forecast to move through the area during the evening hours. I suspect Fredericksburg area thermometers will record Tuesday's highs in the upper 50s to near 60 degrees. Skies will graduall...

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  • Dean Elgar produces sensational catch on day three vs Australia
Dean Elgar produces sensational catch on day three vs Australia

Wicketkeeper Paine picked up his injury while standing up to the stumps for seamer Chadd Sayers on the second day, but has been able to continue in the match and has provided dogged resistance. They shared a fourth-wicket partnership of 170, the best for any wicket by either side during the series. South Africa finally removed the Australians f...

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  • Egypt 'to release' detained Sisi presidential rival Anan
Egypt 'to release' detained Sisi presidential rival Anan

A total of 21,835,387 voted for Sisi at home and overseas, head of Egypt's National Elections Authority (NEA), Lashin Ibrahim, told a press conference in Cairo. All serious opposition dropped out the election race earlier this year citing intimidation after the main challenger, another former military chief, was arrested.

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  • Shinzo Abe eyes 'maximum pressure' on N Korea ahead of talks
Shinzo Abe eyes 'maximum pressure' on N Korea ahead of talks

The US President also hosted Abe at the Florida resort in February a year ago. The White House said on Monday that Trump will host Abe at Mar-a-Lago when they meet in Palm Beach, Florida, from April 17-18 to address trade negotiations and relations with North Korea.

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  • South Africa's Winnie Mandela Dies At 81
South Africa's Winnie Mandela Dies At 81

Upon his release from prison, Mandela and his Madikizela-Mandela walked hand-in-hand, a moment that was captured in an iconic photograph. The 81-year-old struggle icon had been battling the illness since the start of the year, the statement added.

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