• Nolan Arenado hits two of Rockies' four homers in rout of Cubs
Nolan Arenado hits two of Rockies' four homers in rout of Cubs

Anthony Rizzo hit a solo homer to deep right in the fourth and Kris Bryant hit a two-out, solo homer to left in the sixth. Brewers 6, Reds 5 • Homers by Manny Pina and Lorenzo Cain ended Milwaukee's historically bad slump, and Domingo Santana doubled home the go-ahead runs in the seventh inning for a victory in Cincinnati.

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  • UK Defense Ministry Acknowledges Civilian Casualties in Syria Airstrike in March
UK Defense Ministry Acknowledges Civilian Casualties in Syria Airstrike in March

A USA -backed coalition worked to deescalate the clashes, and fired one artillery round toward the advancing Syrian forces as a sort of "shot across the bow", the official said. The UN and rights groups have criticised the deals, saying they amount to forced displacement. In this photo released on Monday, April 30, 2018 by the Syrian official new...

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  • Police officers injured in CT house explosion
Police officers injured in CT house explosion

The man's wife had escaped before the blast. Pictures from social media show a large fire in the area. "It sounds nearly like it was a booby trap type of explosion", Freda said. WTNH News 8 reported that at least four people were injured, including one SWAT officer, and were taken away by ambulance around 8:30 p.m. Connecticut State Police t...

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  • United States transfers first detainee out of Guantanamo under Trump
United States transfers first detainee out of Guantanamo under Trump

In 2014, he agreed to plead guilty to charges relating to a 2002 attack on a French oil tanker, under the terms of a plea agreement that provided he would be transferred to Saudi Arabia after four more years in USA custody. Trump signed an order in January to keep the detention centre open and hinted, in his State of the Union address to Congress...

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  • US state's 'heartbeat' abortion law caps terminations at six weeks
US state's 'heartbeat' abortion law caps terminations at six weeks

The bill , which contains exceptions for rape, incest and physical threat to the life of the mother, passed without a single Democratic vote in either chamber. It remains on hold amid litigation being considered by the state Supreme Court. If passed, the legislation could face challenges claiming it violates U.S.

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  • Data scandal-rocked Cambridge Analytica 'ceasing all operations'
Data scandal-rocked Cambridge Analytica 'ceasing all operations'

A published report says the data firm at the center of Facebook's privacy debacle is closing its doors. Facebook said Cambridge Analytica's closure does not affect its own investigation into the data scandal. Despite its claims and the findings of the report, Cambridge Analytica stated, "it has been determined that it is no longer viable to...

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  • Cambridge Analytica to shut down, as Facebook data scandal rumbles on
Cambridge Analytica to shut down, as Facebook data scandal rumbles on

The controversy dates back several years, when researcher Aleksandr Kogan created a personality test app taken by some 270,000 Facebook users. The disclosures forced Facebook into crisis mode as regulators and lawmakers clamored for an explanation and users started a #DeleteFacebook campaign.

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  • Tensions simmer in Mexico as migrant caravan members wait at border
Tensions simmer in Mexico as migrant caravan members wait at border

Border inspectors processed 28 applications on Monday and Tuesday in San Ysidro, the nation's busiest border crossing, down from an average of about 50 a day from October 2017 to February 2018. "I'm scared, I'm so scared, I don't want to be sent home", she said, tears streaming down her face. Rodriguez was among the many migrants of the caravan w...

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  • American Christians Held in North Korean Prison Could Soon Be Released
American Christians Held in North Korean Prison Could Soon Be Released

Ahead of landmark talks with President Donald Trump, North Korea has allegedly released three US prisoners who were being held for years in a labor camp. The paper goes on to say that the test site is essentially an environmental disaster waiting to happen. Kim has time and time again committed himself to denuclearization and not called for the w...

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  • Autopsy favors police story in shooting of unarmed black man
Autopsy favors police story in shooting of unarmed black man

Police officers on the scene waited five minutes to begin life saving measures. Police said they thought a cellphone in his hand was a gun. "At no time does the video show Clark to have the left side of his body facing the officers' position as shots are fired, nor does the video show him turning around from a left-facing position, still uprigh...

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  • Georgia Gubernatorial Candidate Points Gun at Teen in New Ad
Georgia Gubernatorial Candidate Points Gun at Teen in New Ad

Republican Brian Kemp is running for governor in Georgia, and his new campaign ad has viewers flooding local networks with complaints. Prompted by the candidate, Jake proceeds to list off the reasons from memory - to cap government spending, to "take a chainsaw to regulations", and to "make Georgia number-one for small business".

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  • Ryan Reynolds Lands On The Cover Of 'Entertainment Weekly'
Ryan Reynolds Lands On The Cover Of 'Entertainment Weekly'

Except it sounds like that may not be the case, according an recent interview Reynolds did with Entertainment Weekly . "From a guy who never knows when to quit, I'm glad you guys never did", Reynolds captioned the Instagram snap. There was a report back in 2016 that 20th Century Fox was already planning " Deadpool 3 ", featuring the X-Force. R...

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  • 'Shab-e-Barat'- The night of blessings and glory
'Shab-e-Barat'- The night of blessings and glory

In separate messages, they prayed for peace, progress and prosperity of the nation as well as the Muslim Ummah of the whole world. Authorities in different parts of the country issued orders for security and cleanliness on Shab-e-Barat, while arrangements were made for the convenience of people around graveyards in advance, such as proper lightin...

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  • The Hill will skip future White House Correspondents' Dinners
The Hill will skip future White House Correspondents' Dinners

Following the appearance, Mair doubled down on her original comment, writing: "I wasn't saying the joke should have been more accessible to those who hadn't read the book". White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Tuesday that the administration makes a habit of not being concerned about anything the top Democrat on the House Int...

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  • Lindsey Graham: 'Liberals Would Kill Themselves' If Trump Won Nobel Prize
Lindsey Graham: 'Liberals Would Kill Themselves' If Trump Won Nobel Prize

Talk of Trump receiving the prize comes less than a year after he and North Korea's leader, Kim Jong-un, traded heated words over the authoritarian regime's nuclear ambitions. "The sanctions have decimated the North Korean economy and have been largely credited for bringing North Korea to the negotiating table". The letter states the president ha...

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  • Sensex, Nifty turn cautious ahead of US Federal policy outcome
Sensex, Nifty turn cautious ahead of US Federal policy outcome

Hcl Technologiesfell 3.46% to Rs 1,015 at 10:42 IST on Bseafter consolidated net income rose 1.5% to Rs 2227 crore on 2.9% increase in revenue to Rs 13179 crore in Q4 March 2018 over Q3 December 2017. The Nifty50 closed at 10,739.35 points - up 47.05 points or 0.44 per cent - from the previous close, while the Sensex, closed at 35,160.36 points - u...

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  • USA to Return Thousands of Artifacts Seized From Hobby Lobby to Iraq
USA to Return Thousands of Artifacts Seized From Hobby Lobby to Iraq

How did a chain selling arts and crafts supplies get in trouble for smuggling artifacts? The shipping labels on these packages falsely described the cuneiform tablets as tile samples. A few hundred are on display in the Washington museum. In 2010, Hobby Lobby retained an "expert on cultural property law" who urged the company to verify the orig...

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  • As ETA prepares to disband Basque prisoners pine for home
As ETA prepares to disband Basque prisoners pine for home

Almost every weekend finds Zigor Goieaskoetxea on the road, clocking up thousands of kilometers to visit two jailed brothers - one in France, one in Spain. The group, which carried out an armed struggle for the independence of the Basque region and the southwest corner of France, announced last week they would officially be dissolved at the beginni...

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  • Kerala Board may release SSLC 2018 result today; here's how to download
Kerala Board may release SSLC 2018 result today; here's how to download

Minister for Education C. Ravindranath will announce the results at 10.30 a.m. Along with Kerala SSLC results, the results of THSLC, THSLC (Hearing Impaired), AHSLC and SSLC (Hearing Impaired) will also released tomorrow. Students should register number and date of birth. The app can be downloaded for free from Google Play. More than 4,40...

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  • Local, Federal Authories Foil Alleged Mall Rampage Shooting
Local, Federal Authories Foil Alleged Mall Rampage Shooting

Azizi-Yarand will be prosecuted by the Collin County District Attorney's Office with support from the United States Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of Texas. Azizi-Yarand, who lives with his mother and father in Plano, is now in jail with a $3 million bond, facing life in prison if convicted of criminal solicitation and up to 10 years ...

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  • Man's body found trapped behind women's toilet in shopping mall
Man's body found trapped behind women's toilet in shopping mall

Investigators have ruled out foul play in the freakish case, after the body was discovered around 9:30 a.m. Monday morning in the fourth floor bathroom. It is unclear how long the body had been there. "If you were to look at the toilet, there's a panel behind it, so that when people move it would automatically flush", Calgary police spokesperso...

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  • Suspect in Ballpark Village shooting turns himself in to police
Suspect in Ballpark Village shooting turns himself in to police

Another man was wounded in the shooting. Major Warnecke says they know Lee often travels back and forth between St. Louis and Texas. Judge Nicole Colbert-Botchway ordered for Lee to be held without bail when he is arrested. Louis city jail. Maj. Mary Warnecke, from the St. Louis police, said several hundred were at the rooftop event, which was ...

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  • Tackle Football Before Age 12 Linked to Earlier CTE Symptoms
Tackle Football Before Age 12 Linked to Earlier CTE Symptoms

Nearly a year after she found that all but one of 111 examined brains of former NFL players contained the degenerative, contact-induced disease known as chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), neuropathologist Dr. Playing tackle football before age 12 did not, however, seem to impact the severity of the CTE. "The study adds to the accumulating ...

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  • Students in Tucson and nationwide plan to walkout to support Second Amendment
Students in Tucson and nationwide plan to walkout to support Second Amendment

For that, Riley said he hopes to put students in touch with lawyers "if they are being unfairly targeted for viewpoint discrimination by schools". "A simple majority of those pro gun control definitely outnumbers us, so it nearly compels us to have a voice", sophomore Bonifacio Yuzon said.

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  • Mysterious vehicle found dangling from bridge over busy roadway
Mysterious vehicle found dangling from bridge over busy roadway

In a video which was aired by CTV Toronto, the auto could be seen spinning in the wind. According to a CP24 reporter at the scene, the auto appears "rigged" in some way with its interior, glass and engine "removed". Police said emergency crews briefly attended the scene and did not deem the situation to be hazardous. With the help of the firefi...

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