• Douma chemical attack puts OPCW back in spotlight
Douma chemical attack puts OPCW back in spotlight

A seven-year-old Syrian girl has opened up about surviving the chemical attack that outraged the world. The US, UK and France could not "wait around" for an independent probe into the alleged chemical attack in Douma, and made a decision to bomb Syria based on reports and intelligence that cannot be revealed , the US State Department said.

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  • Death of former Trump adviser's father under investigation in Philadelphia
Death of former Trump adviser's father under investigation in Philadelphia

McMaster, recently replaced by former United Nations ambassador John Bolton-was receiving care at the facility after suffering a stroke. The Philadelphia medical examiner's office described to CBS 3 that McMaster's death was due to blunt impact trauma to his head.

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  • India's foreign policy done with level eyes: Modi
India's foreign policy done with level eyes: Modi

Modi had said. "If a person has a cycle, a person aspires a scooter". "We have also reduced the cost of medicines in India, medical treatments can now be avail in much lower cost and will introduce medical shops which will provide medicines in lower price", he said.

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  • CPI(M) conclave to debate fascism, tie-up with Congress
CPI(M) conclave to debate fascism, tie-up with Congress

It is shameful to see rape being used as weapon for communal polarization. Addressing the inaugural session, CPI-M General Secretary Sitaram Yechury said mobilizing secular and democratic forces was imperative to strengthen people's struggle for the realization of an alternative policy direction for the country.

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  • Gallery: SU campus community reacts to Theta Tau videos
Gallery: SU campus community reacts to Theta Tau videos

Before the oath, one of the men jokes that it's "Fuck black people, and fuck sp*cs, amen". Earlier Wednesday, Syracuse students demonstrated in front of the chancellor's building and the Theta Tau fraternity to demand the release of the videos after they were removed from Facebook .

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  • Early Voting For Primary Election Begins Today
Early Voting For Primary Election Begins Today

Early voting starts today across the state of North Carolina. Early voting ends on Saturday, May 5 at 1 p.m. Election Day is May 8. Documents that will allow the resident to register include items such as a utlility bill, bank statement, property tax statement, vehicle registration, or a drug prescription issued by a government doctor.

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  • Rohit Sharma blitz helps Mumbai Indians earn first win this season
Rohit Sharma blitz helps Mumbai Indians earn first win this season

Just after Mumbai Indians opened its account with a resounding win against Royal Challengers Bangalore , captain Rohit Sharma clarified he would like to stick to batting at No. But when de Kock and AB De Villiers fell in the same over to Mitchell McClenaghan, Bengaluru's hopes were dashed and they were never able to recover.

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  • Senate votes to allow babies on the floor following Sen. Duckworth's delivery
Senate votes to allow babies on the floor following Sen. Duckworth's delivery

No one objected to the legislation, including Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.), who scheduled the vote-but she did have to answer some rather hilarious questions about how Senator Duckworth would handle parenting in the Senate from largely male Senators who weren't used to having to consider babies at their place of work.

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  • Narendra Modi meets Queen Elizabeth II ahead of Commonwealth meeting
Narendra Modi meets Queen Elizabeth II ahead of Commonwealth meeting

Earlier today, PM Abbasi held meetings with the teams of Peek Vision, a world leader in smartphone technology and training healthcare workforce in developing countries to eliminate preventable blindness and poor vision, and CBM, an NGO working in the field of disability globally for over 100 years with a major focus on eye care.

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  • Magnitude 5.9 earthquakr jolts southern Iran
Magnitude 5.9 earthquakr jolts southern Iran

The 5.9 quake was recorded in southwest Shiraz, Iran - 550km from Abu Dhabi at 10.34am (UAE time), state news agency WAM reported. State television reported the natural disaster around 10am local time saying the epicentre was close to the town of Kaki in a sparsely populated area.

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  • Kansas secretary of state in contempt in voting case
Kansas secretary of state in contempt in voting case

The postcards contain basic voting information such as a voter's polling place. "If this document was only available internally, the Court would be persuaded that Defendant did not disobey the Court's order. The case, which was tried before her, concluded last month. But it was Kobach's "confusing notices, and his patent failure to fully inform a...

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  • Brutal homecoming for cat who walked 19km to get back to family
Brutal homecoming for cat who walked 19km to get back to family

Toby's old family wasn't terribly thrilled to see him. Unfortunately, the family he loved so much did not want him and took him to a shelter in Raleigh, North Carolina, and asked them to euthanize Toby. Toby's story sparked outrage online, as animal lovers angrily reacted to the family that wanted to have the cat put to sleep. I am so glad that h...

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  • New missile attack reported in Syria
New missile attack reported in Syria

Another key question that needs to be answered is whether what will happen to USA troops in Syria and whether they are expected to stay as part of an expanded mission added Culhane. Corbyn said May should remember she "is accountable to this Parliament, not to the whims of the United States president". Government forces and Russian troops have ...

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  • No SIT probe in death of special CBI Judge BH Loya
No SIT probe in death of special CBI Judge BH Loya

Within days of Loya's death, the replacement judge discharged Shah in the case, saying there was no need for a trial. March 8: SC takes umbrage over accusation by senior lawyer for casting aspersions on judges that they were only asking "searching questions" to those who brought the Loya death case before it, and not to the Maharashtra govern...

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  • Kudlow says Haley 'got ahead of the curve' on sanctions
Kudlow says Haley 'got ahead of the curve' on sanctions

The fact remains that on April 14 the United States supported by the UK and France launched an air strike against military and civilian targets in Syria. The Syrian military later said a false alarm set off air defence systems early on Tuesday , retracting earlier reports of a pre-dawn "outside aggression" on its airfields in the central Homs reg...

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  • UN Security Team Comes Under Fire in Douma, Syria
UN Security Team Comes Under Fire in Douma, Syria

Department of Safety and Security] was that the reconnaissance team should withdraw", the head of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), Ahmet Uzumcu, said Wednesday. Putin reportedly stressed to Merkel that he believed the US, UK and France had broken global law and hampered the Syrian peace process. "Do we sit back, ...

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  • State extends tax deadline to midnight
State extends tax deadline to midnight

The IRS said that as of Wednesday morning, it has accepted more than 14 million tax submissions since processing systems reopened. Department of Revenue Director Mike Kadas said Wednesday the state did receive the returns of residents who filed electronically on Tuesday.

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  • A boom, a whoosh of air and then terror on Flight 1380
A boom, a whoosh of air and then terror on Flight 1380

Her mother-in-law, Virginia Shults , told The Washington Post that as soon as she heard the pilot's voice on the radio transmission online, she said "that is Tammie Jo". Shults said. For engine failures, common procedure is to disengage the autopilot, determine the source of the shutdown (fire, physical damage, etc.), either restart the eng...

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  • Snow Showers for Toronto; Rain and Snow Mix for Montreal This Week
Snow Showers for Toronto; Rain and Snow Mix for Montreal This Week

Check out the difference in daytime highs as this front pushes through later today! Low temperatures will hover near freezing overnight. Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 41. Rain and snow showers taper off Friday afternoon and evening as high pressure builds east from the Great Lakes. On Wednesday night there will be a ...

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  • Placing the Bulls-Eye Focus on Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX)
Placing the Bulls-Eye Focus on Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX)

The stock decreased 0.42% or $1.43 during the last trading session, reaching $334.63. About 7.60 million shares traded. It has underperformed by 47.47% the S&P500. (NASDAQ: NFLX ) has "Buy" rating given by Canaccord Genuity . The company was maintained on Tuesday, April 17 by Monness. The stock of AT&T Inc. The stock has "Buy" rating by RBC Capita...

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  • Chemical weapons investigators to visit Syrian attack site
Chemical weapons investigators to visit Syrian attack site

It is still unclear how effective the strikes will be against Syria's regime. The experts from the OPCW chemical watchdog were awaiting the green light from the security team before beginning their on-site investigation in Douma of the alleged attack.

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  • Version Published from Bargain not to Explore Trump affair that was So-called
Version Published from Bargain not to Explore Trump affair that was So-called

The settlement means McDougal is no longer bound by the contract with AMI, the parent company of the National Enquirer , which bought - but never published - her story for US$150,000 in the months before the 2016 presidential election. AMI will also retain the rights to photographs it already has of McDougal. When McDougal filed suit, AMI conten...

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  • Syrian air defences respond to missile attack on two airbases
Syrian air defences respond to missile attack on two airbases

The day before thousands of Syrian citizens, along with various political and religious forces, gathered in the main squares and streets of various provinces, including Damascus , Homs and Aleppo, in which they repudiated the devious western tripartite attack on Syria.

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  • Trump Considering New Russia Sanctions Despite 'Confusion,' Kudlow Says
Trump Considering New Russia Sanctions Despite 'Confusion,' Kudlow Says

Inspectors from the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) travelled to Syria last week to inspect the site, but have yet to gain access to Douma, which is now under government control after rebels withdrew. A team of inspectors from the OPCW recently arrived in Damascus , the Syrian capital, to probe a suspected chemical ...

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  • Cavs ride LeBron's hot start to Game 2 win over Pacers
Cavs ride LeBron's hot start to Game 2 win over Pacers

Of course, LeBron James was not anxious, but Cavs head coach Ty Lue did say in the lead-up to Game 2 that the team needed their star to be more aggressive than he was in Game 1, and " set the tone early ". Offense was a major struggle for the Cavs in Game 1. In Game 1, he scored just 24 points the entire game. Just five minutes into the game, and t...

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