• Xi talks of 'new chapter' of China-Zimbabwe ties
Xi talks of 'new chapter' of China-Zimbabwe ties

Chiwenga was named vice president in December. Mnangagwa subsequently also visited China in the 1960's for military training. Its role in Zimbabwe's power change, in particular, fuelled suspicion as the head of the African country's military, who was part of the coup, paid a state visit to Beijing just days before Mugabe was put under house arrest....

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  • Cynthia Nixon supports legalization of marijuana: 'Let's capture some of that revenue'
Cynthia Nixon supports legalization of marijuana: 'Let's capture some of that revenue'

The actress turned activist, who is challenging incumbent Gov. Andrew Cuomo for the Democratic nomination for New York's governor, has come out in favor of legalizing recreational marijuana. Nixon also addressed the tragic shooting and death of an unarmed African-American man, Stephon Clark. "Yes, I think it is", Nixon replied. Actress Cyn...

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  • US suspects listening devices in Washington
US suspects listening devices in Washington

The IMSI devices are dressed up to appear as if they are legitimate cell towers - effectively being hidden in plain site. The cell-site simulators, known as Stingrays, operate by fooling mobile devices into securing onto them as opposed to authentic cell towers.

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  • North Korean Leader Attends K-Pop Concert in Pyongyang
North Korean Leader Attends K-Pop Concert in Pyongyang

South Korean artists held a second concert in Pyongyang Tuesday, this time alongside North Korea's Samjiyon Orchestra, belting out hit songs from both countries to a crowd of 12,000. The members of Red Velvet viewed their performance positively as well. She sat by Kim Jong Un as numerous specialties of Pyongyang were served to their South K...

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  • Planned Parenthood chief: Kushner threatened to defund us over abortions
Planned Parenthood chief: Kushner threatened to defund us over abortions

In her new memoir, Planned Parenthood President Cecile Richards shares a "surreal" encounter with White House senior adviser Jared Kushner in which he reportedly offered to secure more federal funding for the reproductive health nonprofit-if it agreed to stop providing abortion care to women.

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  • Prince Philip Confessed to hospital for Operation
Prince Philip Confessed to hospital for Operation

When the couple announced their engagement previous year, there was surely no doubt Prince Philip would attend their wedding, but his current condition has led to much uncertainty. Prince Philip retired from 65 years of public service in August 2017, more than five years after the palace first said he would gradually "wind down" his workload, thoug...

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  • Riverdale's KJ Apa replaces Kian Lawley in The Hate U Give
Riverdale's KJ Apa replaces Kian Lawley in The Hate U Give

Those reshoots were deemed necessary after video surfaced of Lawley making racist remarks, and it's sure hard to sell a topical movie like this one with that kind of cloud hanging over the film. The reshoots will be extensive, as this character has many scenes not only with Stenberg's character but also in large crowds. Apa's casting in The Hate...

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  • Lies in Mueller Probe Send Dutch Attorney to Prison
Lies in Mueller Probe Send Dutch Attorney to Prison

Completion of the investigation requires interviewing Trump himself, The Washington Post noted. But legal experts told the outlet that doesn't necessarily mean Trump is safe from becoming a target in the probe - especially if investigators get any necessary information from him during an interview.

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  • Caste protests turn deadly in India
Caste protests turn deadly in India

And the statistics suggest it's getting worse, particularly in some of the states where the protests were most intense. " If the central government had clear intentions, it could have immediately filed a petition against the order and should not have waited for an aggressive reaction from the people ".

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  • China Strikes Back at US With $3 Billion in Tariffs
China Strikes Back at US With $3 Billion in Tariffs

Numerous tariffs would target China's aerospace, tech and machinery industries while others would affect medical equipment, educational material and medicine. Unlike Washington's list , which was filled with many obscure industrial items, China's list strikes at signature US exports. The announcement came just a day after the White House u...

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  • Gold Rate Today: Gold, silver trade higher in the morning trade
Gold Rate Today: Gold, silver trade higher in the morning trade

But while European stock markets continued to fall, led by technology shares, Wall Street rebounded. Globally, gold rate rose 0.44% to $1,330.80 an ounce and silver by 0.55% to $16.44 an ounce in Singapore. After falling in the past three trading sessions, spot gold edged up 0.4 percent to $1,329.24 per ounce at 0343 GMT. "In the 40 years...

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  • Candidate should not contest elections from two seats: EC tells SC
Candidate should not contest elections from two seats: EC tells SC

Notably, even Prime Minister Narendra Modi had contested from two seats - Vadodara and Varanasi in 2014 general elections. As per current law, a candidate can contest from a maximum of two constituencies in Lok Sabha and Legislative Assembly elections .

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  • Trump hosts leaders of Baltic nations for White House talks
Trump hosts leaders of Baltic nations for White House talks

Trump is joining the presidents of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania at the White House for a joint news conference. "But they will", insisted Trump, who has been skeptical about allies' inadequate defense spending since he took office a year ago.

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  • More Syrian rebels exit stronghold near Damascus | Columbus Ledger-Enquirer
More Syrian rebels exit stronghold near Damascus | Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

The Central Military Media outlet, which is linked to the Syrian military, says the Army of Islam has agreed to leave the town of besieged town of Douma for Jarablus, a town shared between rebel and Turkish control in north Syria . Defence analysts say a major goal of the campaign was to complete a security belt around the capital, where for yea...

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  • New Zealand want more red ball cricket after England series win
New Zealand want more red ball cricket after England series win

He got me through those tough periods and kept me going. "Bar that first innings, we've played some good cricket and especially in this game, I think we showed what we are about". Sodhi put on 47 runs for the seventh wicket with de Grandhomme and New Zealand looked in real trouble when the all-rounder pulled a Wood bouncer to Leach at fine leg.

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  • The President Show-Kathy Griffin plays Kellyanne Conway
The President Show-Kathy Griffin plays Kellyanne Conway

The President Show is an American comedy television series that premiered on April 27, 2017 on Comedy Central . As an example, in the above clip, Atamanuik pitched Griffin disgraced former stockbroker Bernie Madoff , who stole literally billions of dollars from his clients.

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  • Trump's Caravan Tweet Draws Attention To Mexico's Migrant Policies
Trump's Caravan Tweet Draws Attention To Mexico's Migrant Policies

The former Mexico City mayor repeated his long-standing criticism of Trump's idea of a border wall. Under Mexican law, Central Americans who enter Mexico legally are generally allowed to move freely through the country, even if their goal is to cross illegally into the US.

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  • Interior Department backing off steep national park fee hikes
Interior Department backing off steep national park fee hikes

But more than 100,000 public comments flooded into the department after the announcement. According to the survey by the Outdoors Alliance for Kids, almost 70 percent of respondents opposed or strongly opposed a rate increase, and 83 percent said it would make a park visit more hard.

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  • What Everybody Ought to Know About these: Merck & Co., Inc. (NYSE:MRK)
What Everybody Ought to Know About these: Merck & Co., Inc. (NYSE:MRK)

BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP) has risen 18.43% since April 4, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 3.07% the S&P500. Finally, Ascension Asset Management LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Merck & Co., Inc. Charter Communication reported 0.96% in Merck & Co., Inc. Jefferies Group reaffirmed a "hold" rating and issued a $55.00 price objective o...

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  • British family die in Florida crash horror
British family die in Florida crash horror

The Hart family was killed after their SUV plunged off a cliff near San Francisco. The crash killed Jennifer and Sara Hart (one of them was driving though Baarts didn't confirm which one to KGW8), and at least three of their children, Markis Hart, Jeremiah Hart and Abigail Hart.

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  • Wind Advisory Issued For Most Of Md. Wednesday
Wind Advisory Issued For Most Of Md. Wednesday

Mostly cloudy with a low around 28. The sunny skies will give was to a mostly clear night, with a low around 24. Meanwhile, thunderstorms are likely before 1 p.m. "Strong to potentially damaging winds will be possible and could bring down trees and power lines, resulting in scattered power outages", the weather service said.

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  • Trump sending military to Mexico border
Trump sending military to Mexico border

During a meeting with leaders of Baltic states at the White House, Trump said he was in discussions with Jim Mattis, the secretary of defense, over potential military responses to the influx of unauthorized immigrants across the southern border.

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  • Dynavax Technologies (DVAX) Earns
Dynavax Technologies (DVAX) Earns "Buy" Rating from Royal Bank of Canada

The shares now trade at $18.80 and have been able to report a change of 1.62% over the past one week. The company during the last trade was able to reach a volume of 1.6 million shares. Earnest Ptnrs Limited Liability Com invested in 0% or 850 shares. After excavating more, stock analysis with performance of a well-known real estate investment ...

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  • Rajya Sabha witnesses repeated adjournments due to Opposition protests
Rajya Sabha witnesses repeated adjournments due to Opposition protests

Opposition MPs started hurling slogans to protest and even entered the well of the House. As the House met at 2 p.m., the government moved the Prevention of Corruption (Amendment) Bill 2013. They accused the government of being anti-Dalit. "You want these kinds of ugly scenes to be seen every day by the people". As the members continued with ...

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  • Ronda Rousey Gets Put Through A Table On Raw
Ronda Rousey Gets Put Through A Table On Raw

Steph McMahon hit Ronda Rousey with a straight-up MEAN personal attack on "Monday Night RAW " - mocking the UFC star for the way she broke down after her losses in the Octagon. "And we all know, the world knows, how you handle losses". After, when it was time for a photo op and a handshake, Rousey refused. Triple H dispatched Angle with a m...

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