• Fragment From 'Unknown' Dead Sea Scroll Revealed With Space-Age Imaging
Fragment From 'Unknown' Dead Sea Scroll Revealed With Space-Age Imaging

Advanced imaging technology - developed especially for the Dead Sea Scrolls and located at the Scrolls' conservation labs of the Israel Antiquities Authority - has revealed script that could not be seen until now. The fragments were presented on Tuesday at the global conference - The Dead Sea Scrolls at Seventy: "Clear a Path in the Wilderness". ...

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  • German nurse with Red Cross kidnapped in Somalia
German nurse with Red Cross kidnapped in Somalia

In March, Abdulhafid Yusuf Ibrahim, a Somali national who had worked for ICRC for only five months, died after a bomb exploded beneath his vehicle as he left the office. The abduction is the latest in a series of targeted attacks on aid workers in the chaotic Horn of Africa nation. "This is a sad reality that we must face".

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  • College student dies after falling out of party bus emergency window
College student dies after falling out of party bus emergency window

According to police, Rogers landed in the center lane of the roadway, and was hit by two cars . A portion of North Tryon Street was shut down in both directions for some time while police investigated the incident. WBTV cites Rob Tufano, spokesman for Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police, as saying there would be a thorough investigation - "wanting to ...

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  • Bihar Bus Accident: 27 Dead After Bus Catches Fire in Motihari District
Bihar Bus Accident: 27 Dead After Bus Catches Fire in Motihari District

Separate teams of National Disaster Response Force and the State Disaster Response Force were rushed to the spot with gas-cutters after the accident for rescue efforts. The Motihari bus mishap took place almost a month after at least 10 people, including two women and as many children, were killed when a bus skidded off an elevated highway in Sit...

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  • Boy Scouts to drop 'boy' from namesake program upon welcoming girls
Boy Scouts to drop 'boy' from namesake program upon welcoming girls

Change has been coming quickly to the iconic if shrinking organization. This change will coincide with the timeline set for girls to join that program in all-girl Troops. Scouts BSA will begin admitting female members next year. "In its peak years, BSA had more than 4 million participants", reports John Bacon for USA Today .

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  • US files complaint over Chinese laser use in Djibouti
US files complaint over Chinese laser use in Djibouti

The pilots suffered minor eye injuries. White said the incidents represent a serious threat to USA airmen, and that the US has asked China to investigate the incidents. "U.S. Africa Command views security and access to Djibouti as a top priority". The incidents with the lasers, which can temporarily blind pilots, come as one of the first major ...

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  • Maine Lawmakers Override Governor's Marijuana Regulation Bill Veto
Maine Lawmakers Override Governor's Marijuana Regulation Bill Veto

The legislature has charged the state Department of Administrative and Financial Services with writing marijuana regulations, which the legislature has to approve next year. Although possession of recreational marijuana has been legal in ME since 2016, there has been no process to legally sell it in the state. Mr. LePage twice vetoed regulatory b...

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  • NJ superintendent accused of being high school's mystery pooper
NJ superintendent accused of being high school's mystery pooper

Tramaglini, who lives about three miles from the high school, was arrested Monday morning at 5.50am when he was found at the school's athletic fields. Leave can only be unpaid if a person is indicted or faces tenure charged, the district said, citing state law. He's due in municipal court Monday morning.

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  • United States trade deficit sinks to lowest level in six months
United States trade deficit sinks to lowest level in six months

Canada's trade numbers shouldn't be written off as bad news, CIBC World Markets senior economist Royce Mendes said in a note, since two-way trade rose significantly. Prospects for the economy are brightening. It increased at a 2.5 percent rate compared to the first quarter of 2017. Demand for USA exports has helped support the manufacturing secto...

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  • Special counsel team has floated idea of subpoena for Trump
Special counsel team has floated idea of subpoena for Trump

Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into collusion allegations has been fraught from its outset with concerns about anti-Trump bias and pro-Hillary Clinton bias within the Department of Justice (DOJ) and FBI. "There was no Collusion (it is a Hoax) and there is no Obstruction of Justice (that is a setup & trap)", Trump tweeted. Attorn...

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  • Deutsche Bank Analysts Give Esperion Therapeutics (ESPR) a $75.00 Price Target
Deutsche Bank Analysts Give Esperion Therapeutics (ESPR) a $75.00 Price Target

Shares of NASDAQ: ESPR opened at $45.75 on Thursday. 644,448 shares of the company's stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 766,275. According to analysts Esperion Theraptc Cmn (NASDAQ:ESPR)'s minimum EPS for the current quarter is at $-1.96 and can go high up to $-1.29.

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  • Kim Kardashian Seeks Pardon from Trump for Great-Grandmother Serving Life Sentence
Kim Kardashian Seeks Pardon from Trump for Great-Grandmother Serving Life Sentence

TMZ reports the file is now on POTUS's desk for review, so it looks like the unlikely dream team might just pull this off! "I was drowning and you have thrown me a life jacket and given me hope that this Life jacket I'm serving may one day be taken off".

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  • Offensive posture;China deploys cruise missile on Spratly islands
Offensive posture;China deploys cruise missile on Spratly islands

The Chinese claims in the South China Sea, as well as the East China Sea, are countered by Vietnam , Philippines , Malaysia , Brunei , Taiwan , and Japan. He added that such deployments were expected as China built missile shelters on the reefs previous year and already deployed such missile systems on Woody Island further to the north.

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  • Quakes on Hawaii Volcano Could Signal New Eruption
Quakes on Hawaii Volcano Could Signal New Eruption

Magma is now accumulating "at shallow depths" beneath the existing Puu Oo eruption. Scientists of the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory will be on duty overnight to monitor the changing seismicity and deformation, and residents of the Puna District should remain alert and watch for further information about the status of the volcano; watch for ...

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  • Severe weather possible through Friday morning
Severe weather possible through Friday morning

The Storm Prediction Center in Norman, Oklahoma, says there is a "slight risk" for Monday , indicating that severe storms are possible for parts of western Texas, Oklahoma and Kansas as well as Nebraska and southeastern South Dakota. We will be dry through Saturday with another system bringing a chance of showers and storms to the state Satu...

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  • Rabat: We Weren't Pressured by Other Countries to Sever Ties with Iran
Rabat: We Weren't Pressured by Other Countries to Sever Ties with Iran

He said that Iran and the Lebanese "Hezbollah" were supporting Polisario by training and arming its fighters, via the Iranian embassy in Algeria. "We need to clearly emphasise once again that one of the most fundamental principles of the Islamic Republic of Iran's foreign policy in its relations with other governments and countries in the world h...

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  • Nigeria's Buhari stops in London on return from US
Nigeria's Buhari stops in London on return from US

The Presidency has, however, attributed his presence in the British capital to what it called "technical stopover". Senior Special Assistant to the president, Garba Shehu , who took the media to task on the matter in an article made available to the media in Abuja on Thursday, also condemned Muslim groups' reaction to the Trump's remarks.

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  • 'Meghan Markle is not the right woman for you'
'Meghan Markle is not the right woman for you'

Thomas concluded the letter by accusing Markle of keeping their "torn family" apart by not inviting them to the royal wedding. He accused his half-sister of bankrupting their father, presumably by her expecting him to pay for her private schools, her Northwestern University education and anything else she needed to get ahead in her Hollywood career...

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  • 104-Year-Old Scientist Travels to Switzerland to Die After Crowdfunding Campaign
104-Year-Old Scientist Travels to Switzerland to Die After Crowdfunding Campaign

His decade-long academic career spanned three continents before he retired in 1979, although he continued working, editing a 30-volume series of "Ecosystems of the World" and traveling by gyrocopter to the visit an eco-sustained cattle station as recently as a year ago.

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  • Bharat Ane Nenu could become Mahesh Babu's first Rs 200 crore grosser
Bharat Ane Nenu could become Mahesh Babu's first Rs 200 crore grosser

Wonder if he is hell-bent on projecting a few records for his banner or if he is trying to please Mahesh Babu and Koratala Siva , he has been propagating several fake collections for Bharat Ane Nenu. The struggling actress slammed Bharat Ane Nenu's content and call it as a worst film. In 10 days of its run, its worldwide gross stood at Rs 181 cr...

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  • Trump observes National Day of Prayer at White House
Trump observes National Day of Prayer at White House

Truman. Wetzel and Tyler residents will be doing their part in marking May 3 as the National Day of Prayer. Rice said the Concert of Prayer provides an opportunity "to gather and share in prayer". But we also share so much. Only You can bring unity, harmony, and oneness in America. "This is a moment in American history when the church must ...

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  • French President Macron called Australian Prime Minister's wife 'delicious' during a speech
French President Macron called Australian Prime Minister's wife 'delicious' during a speech

Mr Macron is in Sydney for a meeting with Mr Turnbull, who was in Europe last week meeting with other leaders to try to get the deal through. He pointed out that after Brexit, France would be the only European Union power in the Pacific.

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  • Trump to speak at NRA meeting in Dallas
Trump to speak at NRA meeting in Dallas

According to a press release from the NRA , firearms and firearm accessories, knives or weapons of any kind will be prohibited in the forum prior to and during their attendance. "Can someone explain this to me?" But they want those who teach to be armed every day. "I think all citizens should be protected from the murderous impact of guns".

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  • Boney Kapoor on Sridevi's National Award honour: I wish she was here
Boney Kapoor on Sridevi's National Award honour: I wish she was here

Late actor and MP Vinod Khanna also received the Dadasaheb Phalke award (the real one). Manish Malhotra, who was Sridevi's favourite designer and best friend, Instagrammed a picture of Janhvi Kapoor saying, "The very pretty Janhvi Kapoor as she goes to receive Sridevi ma'am's much deserved National Award for her fabulous performance in MOM...

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  • Democrats Outpacing Republicans In Early Primary Voting
Democrats Outpacing Republicans In Early Primary Voting

The race for Cleveland County Assessor and Dist. 2 Justice of the Peace will be decided in the 2018 Primary Election that kicks off with early voting this Monday, May 7. The primary will determine the election, as no Democrat filed for Rickard's seat. The primary will also decide the statewide Democrat and Republican nominees for U.S.

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