• May mulls Syria action despite cautious mood in United Kingdom
May mulls Syria action despite cautious mood in United Kingdom

Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, and Syrian President Bashar Assad . He added: "Everybody's gonna pay a price". Then, during the meeting with top military leaders, he said the weekend assault "will be met and it will be met forcefully".

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  • Arizona gov gives in to teacher demands amid protests
Arizona gov gives in to teacher demands amid protests

SUSD Superintendent Manny Valenzuela said he was "encouraged" by the governor's announcement Thursday. The speaker hopes this will appease teachers who've threatened to strike if they didn't get an immediate 20 percent pay raise. "Teachers, parents, and leaders across this state understand that many dollars put into school budgets cannot be spent...

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  • Robert Mueller's Investigation Continues Without Presidential Interview
Robert Mueller's Investigation Continues Without Presidential Interview

Numerous U.S. news outlets say Trump is considering firing Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , who is overseeing Mueller's probe and signed off on the Federal Bureau of Investigation seizure of Cohen's files. "I think the events of the past week have changed some minds in the Republican caucus, that there is a moment here for the Senate to st...

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  • Trump puts off Syria strike decision, will talk to allies
Trump puts off Syria strike decision, will talk to allies

On Wednesday he vowed to thwart Russia's missile defense system in Syria, warning that rockets "will be coming, nice and new and 'smart'". The ministers, who were called from their Easter holiday for the meeting, agreed with May that the use of chemical weapons must not "go unchallenged", a Downing Street spokeswoman said in the statement.

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  • United Nations must push for Syria investigation: Wong
United Nations must push for Syria investigation: Wong

Shortly afterward, Russian Federation lost its own attempt to set up an inquiry after its own draft resolution only received six votes in favour. The Russian envoy to the United Nations called on the West to "refrain from plans" it might be harboring for Syria , after three consecutive resolutions to investigate the alleged recent chemical a...

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  • Finland fully approves Russia's Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline
Finland fully approves Russia's Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline

This is stated in the statement of the Regional administrative Agency for southern Finland issued a permit, writes the Chronicle.info with reference on the European truth. All necessary permits needed for the project have also been received in Germany. The operator of the controversial project is now working on the remaining approvals in Russia, ...

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  • Waging Stock Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR)
Waging Stock Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR)

Outstanding shares refer to a company's stock now held by all its shareholders, including share blocks held by institutional investors and restricted shares owned by the company's officers and insiders. had 88 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was downgraded by Edward Jones to "Hold" on Friday, November...

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  • Foxtel and Seven secure broadcast rights for Australian cricket in $1bn deal
Foxtel and Seven secure broadcast rights for Australian cricket in $1bn deal

The poaching of cricket from Nine comes just weeks after Nine took tennis and the Australian Open from Seven in a $300 million, five-year deal that ended Seven's 40-year dominance of the sport. "Nine is immensely proud of our decades long association between Wide World of Sports and the game of cricket in this country", it said. Fox Sports will...

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  • China's Xi Jinping offers to lower trade barriers
China's Xi Jinping offers to lower trade barriers

Gains were widespread, with the STOXX 600 closing up 0.82 percent, slightly below Wall Street, where the S&P 500 was up 1.8 percent in morning trading. Then, Trump ordered the USA trade representative to consider another $100 billion in Chinese imports to tax. Beijing also declared that the current rhetoric made negotiations impossible, even as the...

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  • Germany won't join U.S. in Syria strikes
Germany won't join U.S. in Syria strikes

Earlier, Merkel spoke with French President Emmanuel Macron about the suspected gas attack and expressed her concern that the global community's ability to ban chemical weapons was eroding, her spokesman said. "We deeply regret that the UN Security Council member states could not reach an consensus yesterday on the US-drafted resolution", Xinhua qu...

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  • Expect to pay more to visit these national parks
Expect to pay more to visit these national parks

At least one park , Crater Lake National Park , would see a $10 increase to its specific $40 annual pass on June 1 and a $5 increase to its $20 per vehicle entry fee. The price of the annual America the Beautiful National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Annual Pass and Lifetime Senior Pass will remain $80.

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  • One person dies in overnight house fire
One person dies in overnight house fire

They say after putting out the fire, 39-year-old John Tuma came up and hit the firefighters in the head and face with a heavy object. The owner of the home had just finished mowing his yard with a riding lawn mower and parked it under the rear porch roof.

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  • 'Jerry Springer' producer arrested for murdering disabled sister and her pet dogs
'Jerry Springer' producer arrested for murdering disabled sister and her pet dogs

Jill Blackstone was taken into custody in Baltimore on Wednesday, Baltimore and Los Angeles police said. She added: '[Jill and Wendy] were having a hard time finding a new home because the sister that died was very ill - she couldn't see, she couldn't hear, she was housebound, she was very ill.

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  • Making Way towards North with Performance Booster: Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST)
Making Way towards North with Performance Booster: Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST)

Oldfield Partners Llp who had been investing in Pfizer Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $213.85B market cap company. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 72.78% of the company's stock. Among 32 analysts covering Costco Wholesale ( NASDAQ : COST ), 22 have Buy rating , 0 Sell and 10 Hold. 364 increased positions...

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  • United Nations judges overturn acquittal of Serbian ultra-nationalist for role in wars
United Nations judges overturn acquittal of Serbian ultra-nationalist for role in wars

Judges on Wednesday partly overturned the acquittal and sentenced him to 10 years in prison for crimes against humanity. Seselj was initially acquitted in 2016. The appeals chamber did not find a strong enough link between Šešelj and other members of an alleged joint criminal enterprise to drive out people of non-Serbian descent from parts of Cro...

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  • Drake offers to swap a Fortnite verse for a Hotline Bling emote
Drake offers to swap a Fortnite verse for a Hotline Bling emote

Drake's love affair with Fortnite has shifted up a gear, with the Canadian musician revealing he'll wax lyrical about the popular shooter in a future song - providing developer Epic Games includes a Hotline Bling emote in the game. In the midst of one of their games, Drake made a decision to challenge Ninja. Drake seemed to be playing from a m...

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  • Man accused of rape is now charged with murder
Man accused of rape is now charged with murder

According to the court documents obtained by WWMT, Dumbuya told police James raped her in a auto in a school parking lot. Berkeley police dispatchers then entered the Lexus into their stolen vehicle system and at 9:35 a.m. Dumbuya, who was due to testify at James' trial in April, went missing on January 24 after she failed to catch the school bus...

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  • Stormy Daniels Lawyer: Cohen Told Court He Would Plead The Fifth
Stormy Daniels Lawyer: Cohen Told Court He Would Plead The Fifth

She's argued that the agreement is invalid without Trump's signature. The president claimed FBI agents "broke into" Cohen's office and hotel room, even though they had a federal search warrant. In the defamation-case filing, Cohen raised the possibility of invoking his constitutional right under the Fifth Amendment against self-incrimination if...

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  • Backpage.com, CEO Plead Guilty in California, Texas, and Arizona
Backpage.com, CEO Plead Guilty in California, Texas, and Arizona

The site also had listings for adult escorts and other sexual services. Four employees and the site's founders pleaded not guilty to the federal charges. The company itself pleaded guilty to human trafficking charges in Texas. The Texas and California attorneys general worked together to find evidence that adult and child sex trafficking victim...

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  • Red Sox, Yankees brawl
Red Sox, Yankees brawl

Didi Gregorius chalked up two RBI with a couple of sacrifice flies. Not long after, Austin was pushed back by Yankees hitting coach Marcus Thames , while Judge and fellow Yankees slugger Giancarlo Stanton walked amid a pile of Red Sox players from the mound area to Boston's dugout.

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  • Americans are forgetting about the Holocaust, study shows
Americans are forgetting about the Holocaust, study shows

Despite qualms from Jewish leaders that Poland has made it illegal to discuss the darkest chapter of its history with the Jews, the march Thursday goes on. Nancy H. Rubin, Former U.S. Ambassador to United Nations Commission on Human Rights, but visitors to the museum can arrive as early 10 a.m., when tours begin.

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  • Trump expected to pardon Scooter Libby
Trump expected to pardon Scooter Libby

The controversial pardon would be Trump's second. Former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio was pardoned in 2017, following his conviction for criminal contempt of court charges when he would not halt a program of jailing suspected illegal immigrants.

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  • CEO Zuckerberg apologizes for Facebook's privacy failures
CEO Zuckerberg apologizes for Facebook's privacy failures

During his congressional testimony , Mark Zuckerberg said that "there will always be a version of Facebook that is free", quickly raising the question about another, and possibly ad-free, version that users would have to pay for. About 270,000 Facebook users shared the data with "thisisyourdigitallife" and this also gave the app information ...

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  • Canada's Kia Nurse picked 10th in WNBA draft by New York Liberty
Canada's Kia Nurse picked 10th in WNBA draft by New York Liberty

She will report to camp on April 29. "He definitely liked that I was able to get up and down the floor quickly", Atkins said, "but he wanted me to extend my range from the three-point line". She went with the 15th pick to Atlanta. "I think there's a lot of potential left for me". "She has an incredible work ethic". The AP college player of the ...

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

Then Thursday he tweeted that an attack on Syria "could be very soon or not so soon at all!" Trump has, however, cast doubt on the timing of the possible military action, saying, "Never said when an attack on Syria would take place". However, Trump and his allies, British Prime Minister Theresa May and French President Emmanuel Macron , face...

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