• N. Korea foreign minister visits Beijing to meet counterpart
N. Korea foreign minister visits Beijing to meet counterpart

North Korea's Foreign Minister arrived in Beijing yesterday for talks with his counterpart, just a week after Pyongyang's leader Kim Jong Un made a groundbreaking trip to the Chinese capital. He also expressed China's satisfaction for the continuous efforts carried out aimed at achieving in a peaceful manner the denuclearization of the Korean p...

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  • Annual Lego® design contest kicks off National Library Week
Annual Lego® design contest kicks off National Library Week

First sponsored in 1958, National Library Week is sponsored by the American Library Association and libraries across the country to celebrate the contributions of our nation's libraries and to promote library use and support. New or experienced gardeners will enjoy learning how to design and grown herb gardens, along with uses and recipes. The li...

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  • Second City SUES CALIFORNIA Over 'Sanctuary' Laws — WEST COAST REVOLT
Second City SUES CALIFORNIA Over 'Sanctuary' Laws — WEST COAST REVOLT

The council voted Monday night to condemn the state over its lax approach to illegal immigration and is filing suit against the administration of Gov. Orange resident Gerald Thomas reportedly told the story of how he and his family legally "waited in line" to come to the United States from the Philippines and eventually became US citizens.

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  • Sensex gains for 2nd straight day, ends 115 points higher
Sensex gains for 2nd straight day, ends 115 points higher

The NSE 50-share Nifty also spurted by 98.10 points, or 0.97 per cent, to end at 10,211.80 after moving in a range of 10,220.10 and 10,127.75. "Market traded range-bound throughout the day due to volatility in the global market". However, healthy buying in banking, auto and healthcare stocks limited the slide of the key indices. Broader marke...

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  • High school softball: Donaldson looks for strong finish to Lisbon career
High school softball: Donaldson looks for strong finish to Lisbon career

Although it's the first game of the season, it's a matchup between the top two teams in the league previous year. After advancing to the state tournament a year ago and finishing the season at 24-8, Vernon is 12-1 this season and they certainly have the respect of their opposition.

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  • GOP hopeful formally kicks off campaign for NY governor
GOP hopeful formally kicks off campaign for NY governor

WAMC's Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Allison Dunne was at Tivoli Village Hall for the announcement. Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro announcing his candidacy for governor at Historic Watts DePeyster Hall in Tivoli, N.Y., on Monday, April 2, 2018.

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  • Mystery over swastika, Nazi slogan purged from church bell
Mystery over swastika, Nazi slogan purged from church bell

The church suspended the use of the bell past year after the swastika was found, but local church officials decided in mid-March to put it back in use. Bells with swastikas were widespread during the Nazi era but most were removed after World War II. The Balge parish's statement announcing the damage to the bell stated that, given the long debate...

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  • Market Insights on Cbl & Associates Properties (CBL)
Market Insights on Cbl & Associates Properties (CBL)

Sold All: 60 Reduced: 371 Increased: 322 New Position: 106. HD's profit will be $2.43B for 21.42 P/E if the $2.08 EPS becomes a reality. CBL & Associates Properties, Inc. The rating was upgraded by UBS to "Buy" on Friday, October 21. Finally, ValuEngine lowered CBL & Associates Properties from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a resear...

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  • Army officers among 5 injured in Pak shelling in Krishna Gati sector
Army officers among 5 injured in Pak shelling in Krishna Gati sector

Army retaliated strongly, effectively and proportionately to the unprovoked cease fire violation, reports said. "Sepoy Mustapure Shubham Suryakant was a courageous and honest soldier". In a special federal cabinet meeting on Monday, it made a decision to observe Kashmir Solidarity Day on Wednesday in support of Kashmiri people. Reports said the...

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  • Democrats Claim Victory In Wisconsin's Supreme Court Race
Democrats Claim Victory In Wisconsin's Supreme Court Race

Her victory marks the first time since 1995 that a liberal candidate for Supreme Court won in a race where the seat is open. Conservatives are trying to keep their 5-2 majority on a high court that has been a reliable ally for Walker and his legislative agenda.

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  • 5 things Beto O'Rourke's eye-popping fundraising reveals
5 things Beto O'Rourke's eye-popping fundraising reveals

The sum, if accurate, would be the most funds raised by any Democratic candidate in the country last quarter, according to the O'Rourke campaign. The senator has not yet released his first-quarter fundraising numbers. But if O'Rourke keeps raising money like this it won't matter what they think - he'll have plenty of cash to keep Cruz looking ove...

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  • Boise's KBOI among Sinclair-owned stations seeing criticism, but Trump's support
Boise's KBOI among Sinclair-owned stations seeing criticism, but Trump's support

Sinclair hired former Trump campaign aide Boris Epshteyn , who films pro-Trump segments that the company forces its stations to run . "Some other false stories , like the false "Pizzagate" story, can result in risky consequences". A new promo campaign from the conservative-leaning Sinclair Broadcast Group is raising concerns about the mess...

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  • Trump and Putin may meet in Washington: White House
Trump and Putin may meet in Washington: White House

President Donald Trump greets children during the annual White House Easter Egg Roll (Reuters/Leah Millis) President Donald Trump stops to make remarks as he meets with children. But a full-blown bilateral meeting has proved elusive, in part because of political head winds in Washington, fanned by the investigations into Russian interference...

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  • Israel Suspends UNHCR Deal on African Migrants
Israel Suspends UNHCR Deal on African Migrants

The agreement between the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and Israel, was to have around 16,000 Sudanese and Eritrean migrants relocated to "receiving countries" using resettlement, private sponsorships, and scholarships.

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  • Authorities: Woman believed to be YouTube shooter is dead
Authorities: Woman believed to be YouTube shooter is dead

A woman opened fire at YouTube headquarters Tuesday, setting off a panic among employees and wounding at least four people before fatally shooting herself, police and witnesses said. San Bruno police had warned people on Twitter to stay away from the area housing the headquarters of the Google-owned video sharing service near San Francisco.

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  • Chinese man traces missing daughter after 24 years
Chinese man traces missing daughter after 24 years

The missing girl, now 27 and a mother of two named Kang Ying, contacted Wang after reading about his search and realizing she might be his daughter . However, there was a breakthrough in the search late past year when a police sketch artist, who read about the family's plight, produced a drawing of what Qifeng might look like as an adult.

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  • Putin demands Russia be included in probe of Russian ex-spy's poisoning
Putin demands Russia be included in probe of Russian ex-spy's poisoning

He began his response by saying, "I think we'll be able to have a great dialogue, I hope". The meeting comes as the White House has raised the possibility of Trump welcoming Putin to the White House. "The timing of this comment from the Kremlin aide is interesting". Donald Trump has invited Vladimir Putin to the White House for a visit, accordi...

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  • 24-year-old Smithfield man killed in single-vehicle crash near cemetery
24-year-old Smithfield man killed in single-vehicle crash near cemetery

Three people, believed to be two women and one man, were killed, while the four others in the Toyota Prado were injured. The deceased person is described to be a "John Doe" from Lancaster. In another incident, a woman and a child died after the driver of the vehicle they were in lost control of the auto along Houwhoek Pass. Cane and her passeng...

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  • State Police make Easter Sunday arrest of allegedly drunk driver
State Police make Easter Sunday arrest of allegedly drunk driver

A 22-year-old Ligonier Township man was ordered held in the Westmoreland County Prison on $5,000 bond after admitting to police he was drunk early Saturday when he crashed his auto and seriously injured a passenger. Police located the suspect vehicle at Tarkiln Hill Road and Conduit Street, and were able to determine that the driver, Susan Conde,...

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  • Amit Shah blames 'vested political interests' for creating panic about reservations
Amit Shah blames 'vested political interests' for creating panic about reservations

Terming this as an old script, he said: "The script is now old...before every election, the same vested interest groups start spreading panic about reservations. BJP's MLAs in the state will also meet the party chief. "At every juncture and in all possible ways, BJP stands shoulder to shoulder with the dalit community".

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  • President Trump Says Troops Will Guard The US-Mexico Border
President Trump Says Troops Will Guard The US-Mexico Border

The caravan of largely Central American migrants never meant to reach the USA border, according to organizer Irineo Mujica. "We have disgusting, awful and very unsafe laws in the United States , and we're going to be able to do something about that, hopefully soon", Trump said .

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  • The Vatican denies that the Pope said that hell 'doesn't exist'
The Vatican denies that the Pope said that hell 'doesn't exist'

Francis called for worldwide assistance for Venezuela so that more people would not have to abandon their homeland because of the economic and political crisis. The interview was translated by the respected website Rorate Caeli . Following his latest article the Vatican issued a statement saying it did not properly reflect what the Pope ...

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  • Daycare workers body slammed toddlers during nap time
Daycare workers body slammed toddlers during nap time

Two daycare workers from South Dakota were fired and arrested following accusations of abusing children while they were napping. They're accused of stepping on the children, picking them up and slamming them on their sleeping mats and other violent acts.

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  • Line of severe thunderstorms approaching Gulf Coast
Line of severe thunderstorms approaching Gulf Coast

Extreme turbulence and surface wind gusts to 60 knots. Windy conditions are expected for Wednesday and Friday . The second round is one we will have to closely watch. Large hail and isolated tornadoes may spin up within the line of storms during the afternoon and evening. Rain and storms arrive in Northwest Mississippi after 6 p.m.

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  • National Weather Service issues Tornado Watch for portion of the Ozarks
National Weather Service issues Tornado Watch for portion of the Ozarks

Meteorologist Pat Spoden said the storm system will move west to east across the region. The watch lasts through 8 p.m. It will reach the Hopkinsville area between 7:00 and 9:00 p.m. "Damaging winds will be a greater impact with that line, but we can't rule out a few spin-up tornadoes", he said. Afternoon highs will only climb into the upper 30s ...

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