• Israel strikes Hamas position in Gaza; 1 killed
Israel strikes Hamas position in Gaza; 1 killed

Israel has drawn sharp criticism for its open-fire orders along the border, including its warnings that those approaching or trying to damage the fence would be targeted. "There are no naive people in the Gaza Strip", Lieberman told Israel's public radio. The Israeli military says it is conducting an internal investigation into soldiers' actions ...

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  • Pennsylvania school district arming teachers with baseball bats to combat active shooters
Pennsylvania school district arming teachers with baseball bats to combat active shooters

Millcreek Township School District in northwest Pennsylvania handed each of its teachers a 16-inch baseball bat Monday as a means to protect them and others, reports Erie Times-News . That shooting has sparked a nationwide debate over gun control and school safety. Last month a Pennsylvania school superintendent announced his plan to equip c...

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  • NC Incest Couple, Baby Dead In Multi-State Crime Scenes
NC Incest Couple, Baby Dead In Multi-State Crime Scenes

The victims were identified as Katie Pladl and her adoptive father, 56-year-old Anthony Fusco, Capps said at a press conference Thursday. A man who fathered a child with his biological daughter is dead, suspected of killing the woman, their infant son and the woman's adoptive father before taking his own life.

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  • Syria attack 'very soon or not so soon at all!'
Syria attack 'very soon or not so soon at all!'

US President Donald Trump was evasive Thursday about when the United States might attack Syria in retaliation for a chemical weapons assault, saying it could be "very soon or not so soon at all!" Assad and Velayati criticized Western threats to carry out strikes on Syria in response to the alleged use of toxic weapons over the weekend, the pr...

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  • Winter storm watch posted as weekend snowstorm threatens
Winter storm watch posted as weekend snowstorm threatens

A Winter Storm Watch is in effect for Friday afternoon and Saturday for much of central and southern Minnesota and west central Wisconsin. Through the weekend, sleet, freezing rain or snow is forecast to spread into parts of central and upstate NY and northern New England.

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  • Russian Federation calls UN Security Council meeting on Syria
Russian Federation calls UN Security Council meeting on Syria

Saturday's suspected poison gas attack took place in a rebel-held town near Damascus amid a resumed offensive by Syrian government forces after the collapse of a truce. Syrian forces and their allies are withdrawing from military bases likely to be targeted in a potential USA airstrike. Russian Federation and Syria have been calling for the glo...

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  • 911 dispatcher suspended after OH teen who called cops twice for help was mysteriously found dead in his van
911 dispatcher suspended after OH teen who called cops twice for help was mysteriously found dead in his van

The Hamilton County Coroner's Office performed an autopsy and the "preliminary autopsy findings are asphyxia due to chest compression", ruling the death accidental. "It was really a odd call". A night shift worker at the school also called 911, saying he was with Plush's father in the parking lot. "He was stuck, looks like he was turned over in...

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  • Wavering Stock Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA)
Wavering Stock Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA)

Quality Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:QSII) has declined 11.32% since April 12, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 15.30% the S&P500. Glaxis Capital Management Llc increased its stake in Alibaba Group Hldg Ltd ( BABA ) by 527.1% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC.

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  • Mark Zuckerberg Says Facebook Collects Internet Data on Non-Users
Mark Zuckerberg Says Facebook Collects Internet Data on Non-Users

It was not quite the emperor's new clothes, but the Zuckerberg cushion is a flawless metaphor for the ways in which Facebook - and other tech companies - dodge taxes, avoid regulation and refuse to take responsibility for their actions. "Congresswoman, I'm not sure what that means", he replied. The 33-year-old kept his cool during thelengthy me...

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  • Former EPA Official Confirms Pruitt Scandals New And Old, Lawmakers Say
Former EPA Official Confirms Pruitt Scandals New And Old, Lawmakers Say

Kevin Chmielewski , who was deputy chief of staff for operations at the EPA, shared examples of Pruitt's expensive spending on security, office decorations, and more. "The problem with the Wheeler nomination is if (Pruitt) goes tomorrow, Wheeler is in fact the administrator". Pruitt is said to have punished his chief of staff for raising concerns...

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  • What WNY Republican congressmen had to say about life after Ryan
What WNY Republican congressmen had to say about life after Ryan

Mr. Scalise is considered closer to the younger, more conservative Freedom Caucus members in the Republican Conference. Several members have said they hope the issue gets settled quickly in the next few weeks behind the scenes and that an heir apparent becomes clear.

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  • Trump Judicial Nominee Refuses to Say if Landmark Segregation Case Was Correct
Trump Judicial Nominee Refuses to Say if Landmark Segregation Case Was Correct

She dodged the question when Sen. As the Twitterverse lit up with progressive fury, a few were quick to point out that Vitter, is not alone in the sentiment that nominees should not offer up their personal thoughts on decided cases. "Again my personal, political or religious views I would set aside, that is Supreme Court precedent". But he wo...

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  • Philips Lighting (AMS:LIGHT) PT Set at €41.00 by Goldman Sachs
Philips Lighting (AMS:LIGHT) PT Set at €41.00 by Goldman Sachs

GS has been the subject of several analyst reports. Berenberg Bank set a €6.30 ($7.78) price objective on shares of Enel and gave the stock a buy rating in a report on Friday, January 12th. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. (NYSE:GS) was sold by VINIAR DAVID A. On Wednesday, February 21 LEE BRIAN J sold $1.78 million worth of The Go...

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  • Paso Robles man arrested on child molestation charges
Paso Robles man arrested on child molestation charges

A three-year worldwide investigation into the online sexual abuse of children has resulted in the arrest of over 150 people, including 16 Canadians, police revealed on Thursday. "Users commented amongst themselves, as well as directing the abuser", Blackadar said. "Unfortunately this was not the first time this happened, but I can tell you it was...

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  • World Meteorological Organization retires devastating 2017 hurricane names
World Meteorological Organization retires devastating 2017 hurricane names

Harvey, Irma, Maria and Nate were retired by the organization's Region IV Hurricane Committee. The 2017 season fell one name short of tying the most names retired in a season, which was set in 2005 (Wilma, Rita, Stan, Dennis, and Katrina). On the heels of Harvey was Hurricane Irma , which intensified into a Category 5 monster and caused "near tota...

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  • UK's May summons Cabinet to discuss Syria military strike
UK's May summons Cabinet to discuss Syria military strike

The president had tweeted Tuesday about missiles "coming", seemingly in response to apparent comments from Russia's ambassador to Lebanon, widely reported Wednesday morning, that warned Russian Federation would fire on any US missiles targeting Syria and the units launching them.

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  • Florida congressman adds name to list of GOP retirements
Florida congressman adds name to list of GOP retirements

The 15th District serves parts of Hillsborough, Polk and Lake counties , including the cities of Lakeland and Brandon. He added that he will return to practicing law and will pursue "opportunities to increase civic education for our youth , and young adults, and with that encourage more engagement and participation of future generations in g...

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  • Former Pakistani Cricketer Imran Khan's Photo as Lord Shiva Goes Viral
Former Pakistani Cricketer Imran Khan's Photo as Lord Shiva Goes Viral

The post was meant to show that Imran Khan is closer to his Hindu supporters but instead, it backfired in the cruelest way. The PTI has chose to put all its weight into the side of overseas Pakistanis, he said. Imran Khan said every year Rs 100 billion would be spent on the development of FATA. The PTI chairman stated that tribal people have suff...

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  • 'Don't test Israel's resolve', PM warns Iran on Holocaust Day
'Don't test Israel's resolve', PM warns Iran on Holocaust Day

Israel has refused to comment on the attack, for which it has been blamed by Iran, Russia and Syria . The strike has been attributed to Israel, but so far Israel has not confirmed that it was behind the attack. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday warned Iran not to test Israel's resolve, in a speech marking the annual Holocaust Remembra...

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  • Cynthia Nixon: Marijuana is
Cynthia Nixon: Marijuana is "Effectively Legal" For White People

These reconsiderations are based on many factors, including the increased belief in cannabis' health and medical value, as well as a change in thought from viewing the plant as a " gateway drug " towards its new perception as a possible "exit drug" from opioid addiction.

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  • Bollywoood 'appalled' by Kathua rape case
Bollywoood 'appalled' by Kathua rape case

It is unfortunate that communal motives are being attributed to our demand. The police however filed the chargesheet despite the resistance by the lawyers. Kumar has claimed to be in possession of definitive evidence to prove the investigations were unfair. The BJP leader, however, termed the incident as a "blot on humanity".

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  • 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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