• National Park Service Revises Increased Entrance Fee
National Park Service Revises Increased Entrance Fee

As the new changes go into effect June 1, more than two-thirds of national parks will remain free to enter, Reuters reports . Theodore Roosevelt National Park will raise its entrance fees to provide additional funding for infrastructure and maintenance.

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  • Federal Bureau of Investigation deputy chief McCabe fired, days before retirement
Federal Bureau of Investigation deputy chief McCabe fired, days before retirement

Ronald A. Klain, a Post contributing columnist, served as a senior White House aide to Presidents Barack Obama and Bill Clinton and was a senior adviser to Hillary Clinton's 2016 campaign . He also launched into an attack on Mueller's team, alleging possible political bias. The tweet marks one of the first times that Trump has mentioned Mueller...

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  • US, France, UK to brief North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies today on Syria strikes
US, France, UK to brief North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies today on Syria strikes

He said: " Russia in the most serious way condemns the attack on Syria where Russian military servicemen help the legitimate government to fight terrorism". Syria state TV, however, claimed that three civilians were wounded in Homs after "several" missiles were intercepted by Syrian air-defense systems.

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  • Trump U-turns on TPP, considers rejoining pact
Trump U-turns on TPP, considers rejoining pact

Many current members of the pact feel they already gave considerable ground to the United States to strike the original deal, particularly in sensitive areas like protections for pharmaceutical companies. But the way Trump is bragging about low unemployment and the high stock market, you might think he took the stock market from the 7,000 range to...

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  • Trump has not yet made 'final decision' on Syria: WH
Trump has not yet made 'final decision' on Syria: WH

That's after Mr. Trump said earlier this week that he would have a decision in a very short period of time . Syrian activists, rescuers along with medics claimed the attack from Douma killed at least forty people, with families discovered suffocated in households and lands.

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  • Trump Praises 'Perfectly Executed Strike' in Syria: 'Mission Accomplished!'
Trump Praises 'Perfectly Executed Strike' in Syria: 'Mission Accomplished!'

A statement released Friday by French President Emmanuel Macron said that a "red line set by France in May 2017 has been crossed". Last Saturday, the Assad regime again deployed chemical weapons to slaughter innocent civilians - this time, in the town of Douma, near the Syrian capital of Damascus.

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  • Pentagon says Syria strikes 'hit every target'
Pentagon says Syria strikes 'hit every target'

Bush following the US-led invasion of Iraq. The United States, along with Britain and France , bombed Syria on Friday night. The UN Security Council planned to meet later Saturday at Moscow's request. European Council President Donald Tusk tweeted , "The E.U. will stand with our allies on the side of justice". "While the full assessment ...

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  • James Cameron's 'Terminator' Reboot Finds Its Star With Colombian Discovery
James Cameron's 'Terminator' Reboot Finds Its Star With Colombian Discovery

Specific details on the characters are being kept under wraps but the movie will be a direct sequel to Cameron's 1991 film " Terminator 2: Judgment Day ", with Schwarzenegger and Hamilton anchoring the story. He now stars in " The Titan ", a Netflix sci-fi thriller with Sam Worthington and will next appear in " Luis Miguel: La Serie ", a Spanis...

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  • JK CM to take decision on resignation of BJP minister: Ram Madhav
JK CM to take decision on resignation of BJP minister: Ram Madhav

Forest Minister Singh and Industries Minister Ganga had attended the rally which was carried out in support of the accused in the Kathua rape and murder case. He was flanked by BJP National Vice President Avinesh Rai Khanna, Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh, state party president Sat Sharma, and several other leaders.

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  • Mehbooba Mufti to decide resignation of BJP minister, says Ram Madhav
Mehbooba Mufti to decide resignation of BJP minister, says Ram Madhav

Addressing a pressing conference here in Jammu , Party National General Secretary Ram Madhav admitted that there was lack of discretion on part of their two ministers, Lal Singh and Chander Prakash Ganga, but they had no intention to interfere in the investigation.

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  • Ambedkar was apostle of social equality: Ram Madhav
Ambedkar was apostle of social equality: Ram Madhav

In an apparent reference to Tourism Minister Tassaduq Mufti's interview to The Indian Express saying that the PDP could end up being "partners in a crime with the BJP", Madhav said, "Rest of the byanbaji (statements) we have been hearing on a daily basis in the last few days, I will wait for the PDP to take a view on that and convey what is the vie...

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  • Minor clashes witnessed in Punjab, Gujarat on Ambedkar Jayanti
Minor clashes witnessed in Punjab, Gujarat on Ambedkar Jayanti

In a message, Mr Kovind said, Dr Ambedkar was a multifaceted personality whose impact on the society and nation has remained relevant and will remain relevant. "Pujya Babasaheb gave hope to lakhs of people belonging to the poorest and marginalised sections of society". The DMK Working President MK Stalin alleged that the BJP-led Centre was ha...

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  • United Nations terms Kathua rape case 'horrific', hopes perpetrators are brought to justice
United Nations terms Kathua rape case 'horrific', hopes perpetrators are brought to justice

The "Hindu Ekta Manch", from which the BJP distanced itself, had also taken out a rally holding a tricolour to press for their demand. The BJP ministers have tendered their resignations hours after opposition National Conference (NC) warned of launching a civil disobedience movement against the government if it failed to act against two the duo.

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  • Russian Federation claims Syrian chemical attack was 'staged'
Russian Federation claims Syrian chemical attack was 'staged'

Russia's lower house of Parliament is to consider draft legislation that would give the Kremlin powers to ban or restrict a list of USA imports, reacting to new US sanctions on a group of Russian tycoons and officials. officials said. "Without the sanction of the UN Security Council, in breach of the UN charter and the norms and principles of wo...

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  • Trump's TPP Talk Gets A Tepid Response Abroad
Trump's TPP Talk Gets A Tepid Response Abroad

Comparing the multicountry trade agreement to "a glasswork", Yoshihide Suga, Japan's chief cabinet secretary, cautioned against any efforts to change it to accommodate Trump. Negotiating a new pact could take years. While the news should be music to the ears of trade organizations such as the Footwear Distributors & Retailers of America and the A...

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  • Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, 'Mother of the Nation,' Mourned at Southafrica
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, 'Mother of the Nation,' Mourned at Southafrica

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's memory must be honoured by a pledge "that we will dedicate all our resources, all our efforts, all our energy to the empowerment of the poor and vulnerable", President Cyril Ramaphosa said. Malema said she asked him to return to the ANC but he responded, "But which ANC do we go to?" "She spoke of many thoughts she had ...

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  • US, France and United Kingdom discuss gas attack response
US, France and United Kingdom discuss gas attack response

This is in contrast to an incident one year ago in which USA intelligence agencies had video and other evidence of certain aspects of the actual attack, which involved the use of Sarin gas. Syria on Tuesday invited the worldwide chemical weapons watchdog to send a fact-finding mission to investigate the poison gas attack in a rebel-held town ov...

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  • Egypt to extend state of emergency for three months - official gazette
Egypt to extend state of emergency for three months - official gazette

A man carries breads on his head along a busy street near a banner for Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi from the campaign titled "Alashan Tabneeha" (So You Can Build It) after election results in Cairo, Egypt April 3, 2018. The emergency law gives police expanded powers to carry out arrests, surveillance and seizures. Among these attacks ...

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  • Remembered Anti-Apartheid Fighter Winnie Mandela at UN
Remembered Anti-Apartheid Fighter Winnie Mandela at UN

After Mr Mandela was imprisoned by the apartheid regime, Mrs Madikizela-Mandela became an worldwide symbol of resistance to apartheid. "We could have told her the praises while she was alive", Zezani said. Over the last week I spoke to scores of distraught South Africans in Soweto township, where Winnie Mandela lived before South Africa att...

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  • Buhari explains why Chibok girls remain in captivity
Buhari explains why Chibok girls remain in captivity

Meanwhile, NAIJ.com previously reported that President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday, April 13, reassured the parents of the school girls that were abducted from Government Girls Secondary School Chibok, Borno State , that " their daughters will never be forgotten ".

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  • UK Sends Submarines to Within Syria Strike Range
UK Sends Submarines to Within Syria Strike Range

The U.S., France and Britain have been in extensive consultations about launching a military strike as early as the end of this week, U.S. officials have said. "We can not tolerate the recurring use of chemical weapons, which is an immediate danger for the Syrian people and our collective security", a statement from the Elysee presidential office...

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  • Trump announces air strikes in Syria
Trump announces air strikes in Syria

The report, which provided a broad outline of the Syrian government-backed offensive supported by Russian Federation on the eastern Ghouta region over recent months, also said French services had assessed that not all Syrian government chemical stockpiles and capacities had been declared to the United Nations .

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  • IFRU And Ulster Rugby Cancel Contracts Of Jackson And Olding
IFRU And Ulster Rugby Cancel Contracts Of Jackson And Olding

In late March, the pair were found not guilty of rape and sexual assault of a young woman after a lengthy trial in Belfast . Jackson says he is "deeply disappointed" by the decision. Earlier this week, Ulster's sponsors, Bank of Ireland, were said to be reviewing their sponsorship deal with the province and expressed concerns over the "seriou...

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  • Zeke Capital Advisors LLC Buys 4164 Shares of Starbucks Co. (SBUX)
Zeke Capital Advisors LLC Buys 4164 Shares of Starbucks Co. (SBUX)

Sather Financial Group Inc bought 204,895 shares as the company's stock rose 0.28% while stock markets declined. 983.38 million shares or 1.10% more from 972.68 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. The shares of VEREIT, Inc. Vetr raised Starbucks from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $59.39 price target for the company in a report o...

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  • Syria forces enter Douma, last holdout in rebel bastion: State media
Syria forces enter Douma, last holdout in rebel bastion: State media

He cited the Palestinian-Israeli divide, the Sunni-Shiite divide "evident from the Gulf to the Mediterranean", and other divisive factors reflected in a multiplicity of conflicts. He said it is also "high time to end the Libyan conflict". Douma and the sprawling eastern Ghouta region near the capital, Damascus , had been under rebel control ...

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