• Erdogan and Trump agree to stay in close touch on Syria
Erdogan and Trump agree to stay in close touch on Syria

President Donald Trump , adding that Ankara would continue its relations with both countries, and Iran. Trump also blamed Moscow for being partners with "a gas killing animal", referring to Syria's Bashar al-Assad. "We are extremely anxious that some countries confident of their military power are turning Syria into a scene for arm wrestling",...

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  • Proof of Syria chemical weapons attack
Proof of Syria chemical weapons attack

Meanwhile, an worldwide chemical weapons watchdog organization said Thursday that its team is en route to Syria and will begin work Saturday to investigate the attack, the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons said. "France will not allow any escalation that could harm stability in the region", he said. The Syrian government and ...

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  • Who's Having the Most Fun in the New Ocean's 8 Trailer?
Who's Having the Most Fun in the New Ocean's 8 Trailer?

Continue below to read a full synopsis and watch the new trailer. It stars Sandra Bullock , Cate Blanchett , Rihanna , Mindy Kaling , Awkwafina , Helena Bonham Carter , Anne Hathaway and Sarah Paulson , Damian Lewis, James Corden and Dakota Fanning, with Matt Damon set to cameo.

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  • BJP fast: Modi should quit if he feels so helpless, says Congress
BJP fast: Modi should quit if he feels so helpless, says Congress

It has held democracy hostage in its own household. As all BJP leaders, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi , his ministerial colleagues and party MPs and office-bearers, observed fast on Thursday to protest the washout of the second phase of Parliament's Budget Session, there was one party leader who could not as he "mistakenly" ate cashew n...

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  • Strong storm damages minarets at gates of Taj Mahal
Strong storm damages minarets at gates of Taj Mahal

The 17th century Taj Mahal attracts between 7 million and 8 million visitors a year. A legal war between the Archeological Society of India (ASI) and Waqf board is underway regarding the ownership of the Taj Mahal. ASI told the SC that, "Taj Mahal was taken over by the British and since Independence, this society has been maintaining the Taj Ma...

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  • Trump Deputizes Kudlow, Lighthizer to Review TPP, Sasse Says
Trump Deputizes Kudlow, Lighthizer to Review TPP, Sasse Says

Speaking after a trade meeting with Trump, Republican senators said the president told White House National Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow and U.S. The GOP political leaders are especially concerned about the impact trade retaliation from China could have on US agriculture, which relies heavily on exports to China.

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  • Chemical attack kills 40 in Syria
Chemical attack kills 40 in Syria

The pair discussed the "situation in Syria and the alarming reports of possible chemical attacks near Damascus", as well as the countries' continued fight against ISIS, the White House said . The regime has in the past mixed chemicals such as chlorine and sarin together in an apparent bid to confuse first responders, and to pollute any pot...

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  • Senate suspends Omo-Agege for 90 days over election reordering comment
Senate suspends Omo-Agege for 90 days over election reordering comment

The Senate has suspended Senator Ovie Omo-Agege for 90 days. The group was made up of 11 members including the late Sen. Recall that Mr Omo-Agege, in February accused his colleagues of working against Mr Buhari by adopting the amendment to section 25 of electoral act outlining a change in the sequence of elections.

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  • Macron: Assad regime used chemical weapons on Syria's Douma
Macron: Assad regime used chemical weapons on Syria's Douma

The Russian government has indicated that it would react if its forces felt threatened by a possible western strike against the Assad regime. The two countries are expected to coordinate their response to the use of chemical weapons, which Macron had said many times would be a "red line" for France that would prompt a possible military reacti...

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  • Vic High cuts the ribbon on city's first learning school farm
Vic High cuts the ribbon on city's first learning school farm

The head of the teachers union supports the plan. That includes those who make the jump from Iowa to IL. "I think that when people reach out for something like going to the garden, it means that they need it for some reason", she says. "From the time we were able to pass the referendum and go through the design process. that all takes time for ...

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  • Calcutta HC stays panchayat election process till further orders
Calcutta HC stays panchayat election process till further orders

In a late evening statement on Monday, Singh had extended the last date of nomination by one day after the apex court directed him to hear the grievances of the Opposition which alleged its candidates were being prevented by the Trinamool from filing poll nominations.

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  • Hamas blames Israel for military escalation in Gaza
Hamas blames Israel for military escalation in Gaza

The sniper and the other soldiers are heard rejoicing following the "successful" shooting. Public Security Minister Gilan Erdan said critics of the soldiers behavior are "crazy", arguing that they were "under stress". But, condemnation of the video came swiftly and forcefully. Jamal Zahalka of the Joint List, a political alliance of four Arab...

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  • Netanyahu on Holocaust Remembrance Day: Every Generation Must Confront Evil
Netanyahu on Holocaust Remembrance Day: Every Generation Must Confront Evil

The traffic on all roads and highways abruptly stopped. More than 220,000 Holocaust survivors now live in Israel, according to the Israeli Finance Ministry. Meanwhile, the annual "March of the Living" will begin in Poland at 2:30 p.m. (Israel time), led by President Reuven Rivlin. The survey found that almost half of all Americans - 41 percen...

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  • Parkland teacher arrested for leaving loaded gun in a public bathroom
Parkland teacher arrested for leaving loaded gun in a public bathroom

The financial assets available to Parkland school shooting gunman Nikolas Cruz that might allow him to hire a private lawyer will be examined Wednesday at a court hearing. Scherer did not immediately rule but said she would issue a decision before the next pretrial hearing April 27. We're making it clear, ' Finkelstein said.

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  • Trump To Wine And Dine GOP Leadership
Trump To Wine And Dine GOP Leadership

But he said he has been saying the president firing Mueller, or Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, or pardoning Trump family members, "is a red line that can't be crossed". On Tuesday, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders told reporters that the president believes he has the authority to fire the special counsel.

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  • Jane 'Buckskin Girl' Doe identified after 37 years
Jane 'Buckskin Girl' Doe identified after 37 years

The DNA Doe Project helped to identify King through genetic genealogy. But a break in the case came when investigators teamed up with the DNA Doe Project, a nonprofit founded in 2017, which analyzed DNA that had been kept in storage since 1981.

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  • Inside the GOP plan to discredit Comey
Inside the GOP plan to discredit Comey

Trump's firing of Comey set off a chain of events that have endangered Trump's presidency. Following his departure, Comey told the Senate Intelligence committee that the President had demanded his loyalty, pressed him to drop a probe into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn and repeatedly pressured him to publicly declare that he was n...

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  • NBC5 Forecast: Windy and Warm Today
NBC5 Forecast: Windy and Warm Today

Strong high pressure and a gusty SW wind will bring afternoon highs to the 60s and 70s. Unseasonably cold weather for early April will continue into the upcoming work week, according to forecasters with the National Weather Service in State College.

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  • Date for closure of Toys R Us at Lakeside confirmed
Date for closure of Toys R Us at Lakeside confirmed

After failing to find a buyer for the business, Moorfields said in March that it would be necessary to close all of Toys R Us's 106 stores, and immediately made 67 staff at the chain's Maidenhead head office redundant. It also said it is pursuing a reorganization and sale process for its Canadian and global operations in Asia and central Europe, in...

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  • Roma defeat might be my last Champions League match, reveals Iniesta
Roma defeat might be my last Champions League match, reveals Iniesta

The conclusion to draw is that at this time of year either Barcelona win and go through to win the tournament - one, the treble in 2014/15 or they go out at the quarter-final stage limply. "We have a very competitive team and it will recover from this", Bartomeu said. "We still have important objectives ahead of us, but to win any trophy is hard"...

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  • Watchdog confirms United Kingdom findings on Russian-made nerve agent
Watchdog confirms United Kingdom findings on Russian-made nerve agent

But it did confirm Britain's analysis about the substance that had been used. The OPCW, which works to rid the world of chemical arms stockpiles, is based in The Hague and was brought in to carry out an independent analysis of the incident.

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  • Girl, 15, charged with attempted murder after 'stabbing teenager outside shop'
Girl, 15, charged with attempted murder after 'stabbing teenager outside shop'

Following the attack on Monday, an area outside a row of shops was cordoned off by police. A wanted man was caught Tuesday after he led officers on a foot chase through a Colorado Springs neighborhood and tossed a bag containing a stolen gun and drugs, police said.

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  • Snow, ice pellets, freezing rain on tap for Almaguin this weekend
Snow, ice pellets, freezing rain on tap for Almaguin this weekend

The weather misery this spring seems never-ending, with the latest forecast warning of freezing rain Thursday and a possible ice storm for the weekend. At this point, there is still considerable uncertainty with regards to which areas may be most affected. 401 corridor and Lake Ontario might remain just above the freezing mark, which could limit th...

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  • Syrian gov't flag raised in Douma, site of alleged chemical attack
Syrian gov't flag raised in Douma, site of alleged chemical attack

Some lawmakers criticized Trump's apparent telegraphing by tweet of a missile strike in Syria. On Wednesday, he offered the clearest sign yet of his willingness to attack Syria, declaring that missiles "will be coming" and criticizing Moscow for standing by Assad.

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  • Landslide Win For Azerbaijan President Aliyev, Adds to 15-year Tenure
Landslide Win For Azerbaijan President Aliyev, Adds to 15-year Tenure

The Yeni Azerbaycan Party, together with the Automobile Federation of Azerbaijan , didn't wait for the final results of the elections: they organised a street auto race in downtown Baku in order to celebrate Aliyev's victory. Six of the candidates were nominated by political parties, one candidate was a self-nominee and another candidate was n...

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