• Aston Villa sealed their place in the Championship playoff final at Wembley
Aston Villa sealed their place in the Championship playoff final at Wembley

Mile Jedinak's first-half header was the difference at the Riverside last time out, and Boro still have a chance of making it to the final given the slim margin in aggregate. "The teams that finished third and fourth over a season have got to Wembley and that's justification I can accept". The home fans erupted in wild celebrations at fullti...

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  • Best senior prank ever? Wisconsin school, police laud graduating jokers
Best senior prank ever? Wisconsin school, police laud graduating jokers

Consider that challenge not only accepted, but also perfected, by a senior class in Cumberland, Wis ., a small town about 70 miles northeast of Minneapolis. The result was a very realistic looking crash scene that had police and even their principal singing the students' praises. When the local police department offers congratulations to an en...

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  • Scottish parliament refuses consent for Britain's EU withdrawal bill
Scottish parliament refuses consent for Britain's EU withdrawal bill

The SNP said after the vote that the Conservative government at Westminster should make changes to the EU Withdrawal Bill to address the concerns of the Scottish parliament. But the SNP argues that in its current state, the bill could mean that the powers of the Scottish parliament could be changed by the British government without the co...

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  • 'Increasing threat' for severe storms in parts of Upstate NY Tuesday
'Increasing threat' for severe storms in parts of Upstate NY Tuesday

There's also a chance for large hail, flash flooding and even a tornado, the weather service said . "Lastly, there is a low risk of an isolated tornado across western/central MA and northern CT", the weather service says. "The best chance of storms will be from the Denver metro to Limon", the NWS says. Tuesday is poised to be a rollercoaster...

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  • Republican Running for Governor Really Wants to Deport People With a Bus
Republican Running for Governor Really Wants to Deport People With a Bus

According to the bus tour press release, "The Michael Williams Deportation Bus Tour kicks off Wednesday, May 16 by visiting each of Georgia's risky sanctuary cities: Clarkston, Decatur, and Athens". The message is accompanied by a video showing Williams descending from a converted school bus, which reads "Danger: murderers, rapists, kidnapper...

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  • Under construction flyover collapses in Varanasi, CM expresses grief
Under construction flyover collapses in Varanasi, CM expresses grief

President Ram Nath Kovind said- "Shocked to learn about the tragedy at flyover construction site in Varanasi ". He has also announced an ex-gratia of Rs. Two ministers have also been sent to the city to take stock of the situation . The ministers of the state used to visit this district for regular inspections.

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  • Rachael DelTondo, 32-Year-Old Teacher Fatally Shot in Aliquippa
Rachael DelTondo, 32-Year-Old Teacher Fatally Shot in Aliquippa

According to Times Online, towards the end of a year ago, DelTondo was suspended with pay from her teaching job at Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School after a police report alleging there had been an incident involving her and a former student came to light.

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  • IU to host Marquette in 2018 Gavitt Tipoff Games
IU to host Marquette in 2018 Gavitt Tipoff Games

Each season from 2015 to 2022, the Gavitt Tipoff Games will showcase four home games for each Big Ten and Big East during the college basketball season's first full week. Watching Villanova pull off the epic run they did during last year's tournament by winning each game by double-digits, including the championship game against MI.

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  • 5-year-old hospitalized after bear attack outside Colorado home
5-year-old hospitalized after bear attack outside Colorado home

Colorado Parks and Wildlife said they are investigating and actively tracking the bear following the attack which occurred in East Orchard Mesa, Grand Junction. Colorado Parks and Wildlife, in a statement on its website , told residents to secure their trash, keep pet food inside, and tell officials about any bear sightings in residential areas.

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  • Flood warning, watches in Racine County
Flood warning, watches in Racine County

Floodwaters covered a baseball diamond on 6 Mile Road, according to the Weather Service. Lowland and agricultural land throughout the county also experienced flooding. At 8 a.m. Monday, May 14, the river was at 9.1 feet - flood stage is 9.0 feet. Lightning and thunderstorms were in the region during the morning hours on Tuesday.

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  • Co-Pilot Sucked Partway Out of Plane After Cockpit Window Breaks Off
Co-Pilot Sucked Partway Out of Plane After Cockpit Window Breaks Off

The aviation expert estimated the speed of the air stream that thrust into the cockpit could have been up to 500 kilometers per hour. Most of the equipment malfunctioned and I couldn't hear the radio. He survived the incident, which occurred on a BAC-111 jet. "The plane was nearing mountainous areas, which makes it more hard to descend", said ano...

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  • Koreas in close consultations ahead of N. Korea-US summit
Koreas in close consultations ahead of N. Korea-US summit

Denuclearisation is absolutely at the core of it, Bolton said when asked what is non-negotiable. "We've got the ballistic missile issue is on the table". The JCPOA provided Iran relief from UN-imposed sanctions in return for curbing its uranium enrichment program and granting access to inspectors from the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAE...

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  • Sibanye-Stillwater gets Reserve Bank approval for Lonmin acquisition
Sibanye-Stillwater gets Reserve Bank approval for Lonmin acquisition

Cash-strapped Lonmin is the world's third largest platinum producer and SBGL is the fourth largest. The proposed takeover has been considered a rescue deal for Lonmin, which has suffered at the hands of weak platinum prices , costs related to the strengthening rand, a large labour force, and expensive deep-level mines.

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  • Shiite cleric al-Sadr leads in Iraq's initial vote results
Shiite cleric al-Sadr leads in Iraq's initial vote results

It says it will announce the remaining results Tuesday. Iraqi government officials approached by The New Arab's Arabic service neither confirmed nor denied the visit, but sources in Abadi's office said Soleimani was expected in Iraq because of the confusion produced by the election results.

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  • Police must gain public trust on facial recognition tech
Police must gain public trust on facial recognition tech

This is even more alarming in light of multiple studies showing that many high-profile and widely used facial recognition systems have much higher misidentification rates of people of colour and women (particularly women of colour). "Real-time facial recognition is a dangerously authoritarian surveillance tool that could fundamentally change polici...

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  • Melania Trump expected to remain hospitalized through week
Melania Trump expected to remain hospitalized through week

Lambros Stamatakis of MedStar Washington Hospital Center. The president visited the first lady Monday afternoon after her surgery at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Md., but didn't engage questions from reporters regarding the status of her condition.

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  • 'Race 3' trailer launched: Salman and starcast seen doing action stunts
'Race 3' trailer launched: Salman and starcast seen doing action stunts

Reports have it that the Race 3 team had taken off to Rajasthan to complete some portions of the film. "I'm glad to work with him again", she said. She said, "I have always been a part of action-centric movies, but this is the first time I have gone all out".

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  • Kansas Gov. Colyer signs letter backing Trump for Nobel Peace Prize
Kansas Gov. Colyer signs letter backing Trump for Nobel Peace Prize

Led by Governor McMaster of SC, the letter praised the President's push towards the full denuclearization of the Korean peninsula; saying his administration is clearing the path towards the end of the 68-year-long Korean War. After two decades of "gridlock and global anxiety" surrounding North Korea, "we are now, at last, on the precipice of peace"...

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  • Facebook app left 3 million users' data exposed for four years
Facebook app left 3 million users' data exposed for four years

In both cases, the confirmation was called a "certification", and it required them to state that the "Facebook user data and Facebook user friend data. The terms allow the myPersonality team to use and distribute the data "in an anonymous manner such that the information can not be traced back to the individual user".

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  • Over five thousand Icelanders sign petition to boycott Eurovision Song Contest 2019
Over five thousand Icelanders sign petition to boycott Eurovision Song Contest 2019

Benjamin Netanyahu celebrated Israeli Eurovision win with a chicken dance on his way to a cabinet meeting. "A very good morning". Netta Barzilai's "excellent" song could not win Eurovision "because Europe is imbued with bi-coloured anti-Semitism: The classic Christian anti-Semitism of Holocaust's perpetrators and Muslim anti-Semitism that's s...

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  • Moscow doesn't rule out Tehran's pullout from nuclear deal - deputy FM
Moscow doesn't rule out Tehran's pullout from nuclear deal - deputy FM

Iran is demanding guarantees from the signatories that the nuclear deal will formally remain in place, even without the US. Russian Federation will comply with its liabilities within framework of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action regarding the Iranian nuclear program to reconfigure the Fordow enrichment facility.

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  • JPSO, other agencies investigating why suspect died in police custody
JPSO, other agencies investigating why suspect died in police custody

He added that he had shared the preliminary findings with Robinson's mother prior to a joint news conference with Jefferson Parish Sheriff Joe Lopinto. Robinson's family, the sheriff's department or the media", Cvitanovich said. Robinson had been a target of a narcotics investigation, suspected of dealing drugs , Lopinto told re porters la...

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  • Kangana Ranaut makes a stylish return from Cannes Film Festival
Kangana Ranaut makes a stylish return from Cannes Film Festival

Kangana was snapped as she returned from Cannes and looked pretty in a checked jacket with a matching mini skirt and a white t-shirt and completed her look with white sneakers. Coming back to her dress, we can always count on Kangana to take us by a storm when it comes to experimental fashion. Now, there is no doubt she is Bollywood's biggest styli...

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  • Putin opens Crimean Bridge
Putin opens Crimean Bridge

Russian state television showed Putin dressed in jeans and a casual jacket sit behind the wheel of a construction truck with workers to drive 19 kilometres across the bridge, which links the Taman peninsula in southern Russia to Ukraine's Crimea peninsula annexed by Moscow in 2014.

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  • U.S. to help North Korea's economy if it denuclearizes
U.S. to help North Korea's economy if it denuclearizes

Geng said only that China hopes that the first-ever U.S. Trump on Wednesday ruled out the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) separating the DPRK and South Korea. Paal at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace also said that "for the US, denuclearization. Then deadlines. Finally, naming envoys". But he said that can only happen if the country co...

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