• Gaspar, Abed Tout Opposition to Sanctuary Law in Meeting with Trump
Gaspar, Abed Tout Opposition to Sanctuary Law in Meeting with Trump

The President hosted a round-table discussion of California politicians who defied state officials and voted to reject the rule that prohibits local law enforcement from cooperating with federal immigration agents. President Trump said California's landmark sanctuary state measure "forces the release of illegal immigrant criminals, drug dealers an...

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  • Tabulating of primary election ballots under way
Tabulating of primary election ballots under way

But, it is also down from the 17,203 registered primary voters in 2014, the last midterm election year. Therefore, it is absolutely imperative that we vote in the Georgia Primary election on Tuesday, May 22, 2018. But poor turnout is a problem throughout the county, along with getting candidates to run for office. Unless the voter changes his or ...

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  • White House: Israel Not to Blame for Gaza Killings
White House: Israel Not to Blame for Gaza Killings

The statement was posted in response to the over 50 Palestinian rioters shot by Israeli troops after they got too close to the border fence, marking the deadliest day in Gaza in four years. "[But] we continue to implore Israel to show greater restraint ". As the protesters descended upon the Gaza border on Monday, U.S. dignitaries ― including ...

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  • Pliskova smashes umpire's chair in anger
Pliskova smashes umpire's chair in anger

Former world No 1 Karolina Pliskova unleashed on the umpire's chair after her controversial defeat to Greece's Maria Sakkari at the Italian Open on Wednesday (Thursday NZ time). However, she lost the game and Sakkari served out the match in the very next game to pull off a surprise victory 3-6, 6-3, 7-5. For Sakkari it was the first top five win ...

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  • Kirstjen Nielsen Denies She Threatened To Resign After Trump Scolding
Kirstjen Nielsen Denies She Threatened To Resign After Trump Scolding

The Associated Press, citing two government sources, said four USA military bases in Texas and Arkansas may soon be used to house some of the children. "Once you start taking these children, please, I don't think any record should reflect that somehow, you are confident or anybody is confident that they're being placed in a safe and secure environm...

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  • Warrants: Change of long name and symbol for Statoil (161/18)
Warrants: Change of long name and symbol for Statoil (161/18)

It's expected that from Wednesday May 16, Statoil will become Equinor . By 1315 BST, Statoil shares were 1.23% higher at €23.00. After announcing its intention earlier in the year, Norwegian multinational oil and gas company Statoil has today officially changed its name to Equinor after the company's annual general meeting approved the...

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  • Far-Left Progressive Wins Democratic House Primary In Nebraska - Upsetting DNC Candidate
Far-Left Progressive Wins Democratic House Primary In Nebraska - Upsetting DNC Candidate

Gonzales rates the general election contest Tilts Republican . In the primary for U-S Senate Republican incumbent Deb Fischer advances easily past Jack Heidel, Dennis Macek, Jeffrey Stein and Todd Watson. Brad Ashford in Tuesday's primary election with a campaign that cast her as a champion of liberal ideals, including supporting a single-paye...

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  • Israel Institute repeats falsehoods on Iran
Israel Institute repeats falsehoods on Iran

The Iraqi opposition in 2003 successfully encouraged similar fantasies in Washington and London about the political state of Iraq prior to the US-led invasion. Iran has, and could launch, accurate long range missiles at Israeli cities, but doing so would beg an Israeli retaliation that would be potentially disastrous for their military as well as t...

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  • Jordan wins Idaho's Democratic gubernatorial primary
Jordan wins Idaho's Democratic gubernatorial primary

Russ Fulcher on Tuesday won the Idaho Republican crowded and competitive primary in the 1st Congressional District. The gubernatorial seat became a top race when Otter announced he wouldn't seek a fourth term - marking the first time in 12 years the top statewide office would be open.

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  • Bangladesh Supreme Court upholds bail for opposition leader Khaleda Zia
Bangladesh Supreme Court upholds bail for opposition leader Khaleda Zia

Later, the Anti-Corruption Commission and the government challenged the high court order , taking their appeals to the Appellate Division. As per reports, this bail will not entitle Zia to walk out of prison as her bail pleas in six other cases were yet to be delivered.

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  • Federation Internationale de Football Association requests more details regarding Saudi referee ban
Federation Internationale de Football Association requests more details regarding Saudi referee ban

It added that it had requested Federation Internationale de Football Association hand him a lifetime global ban as well as removing him from the World Cup list. Referee Fahad Al-Mirdasi was listed among FIFA World Cup 2018 officials. Al Mirdasi was also a referee at the 2016 Rio Olympics. "Following the investigations, the Saudi Federation rece...

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  • Putin says Russian warships permanently on duty in Mediterranean
Putin says Russian warships permanently on duty in Mediterranean

Speaking further, the Russian president said that the practice of distant sea campaigns and drills should continue. "This year, 102 expeditions of ships and submarines are planned", Putin said at a meeting with senior military officials and representatives of the defense industry.

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  • Saraki Meets Buhari Over Alleged Plot by IGP to Implicate Him
Saraki Meets Buhari Over Alleged Plot by IGP to Implicate Him

He said the IGP's plan is to put the suspects under duress to change the statements they already made in Ilorin and made to implicate him and the kwara state government. "The information reaching him from the commissioner of police (is) that they have been directed by IGP to bring them to Abuja". The Senate President told his colleagues at the co...

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  • Omo-Agege resume duties
Omo-Agege resume duties

The lawmaker representing Delta Central Senatorial District, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, was at the Senate chamber this morning. "The Senate has been advised that since the motion for stay of execution of the Thursday (May 10, 2018) judgement shall be heard and possibly determine on Wednesday, May 16, 2018, we shall therefore respect the subsisting H...

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  • California DA: Kids shot with crossbows, waterboarded
California DA: Kids shot with crossbows, waterboarded

KRON4's Lydia Pantazes is at the courthouse this morning. Ten children have been removed from a home in Fairfield , California, where police say they were tortured, burned, beaten and even shot with a pellet gun while living amid squalor and abuse of all kinds.

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  • Ramazan begins in Pakistan too, in Bangladesh on Friday
Ramazan begins in Pakistan too, in Bangladesh on Friday

The first day of Ramazan was observed across Pakistan on Thursday. Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates along with Australia will observe the commencement of the holy month today. However, the moon would be around 26 hours old at that time. Millions of Muslims around the world are marking the start of the holy month of Ramazan today ...

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  • Zombieland 2 Aiming For 2019 Release With Original Cast
Zombieland 2 Aiming For 2019 Release With Original Cast

A Zombieland sequel featuring the original cast is planned for an October 2019 release window. Speaking to Vulture , Wernick shared: 'We don't know what you get someone for their 10th anniversary, but it may be a 'ombieland 2. If Zombieland 2 had been set for a 2010 or 2011 release, I'd assume the answer might be "yes". In case you forgot wh...

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  • Iran nuclear accord not ideal, but best to stick with it
Iran nuclear accord not ideal, but best to stick with it

Security Council". The statement came a week after President Donald Trump announced that the United States would withdraw from the JCPOA despite the fact that Iran remained in compliance with the deal as verified by the IAEA in 11 inspection reports.

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  • Mexico doubts that a NAFTA deal is possible by Thursday target date
Mexico doubts that a NAFTA deal is possible by Thursday target date

Guajardo says the USA needs to show some flexibility on key NAFTA proposals, and he doesn't see it happening by Thursday. A push to conclude a deal by the end of the week came yesterday in the form of a telephone conversation between Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and United States President Donald Trump.

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  • Florida teacher allegedly drowns raccoons in front of students
Florida teacher allegedly drowns raccoons in front of students

The video was shot by a student in Ocala who was upset by what was happening. "Why is he not fighting?" one person in the video says as the raccoon sits in the trap in the trash can filled almost to the brim with water. The FFWCC included that its officers take these matters very seriously and are working hard to "determine the legality of what...

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  • Turkish Banker to Learn Fate for Busting Iran Sanctions
Turkish Banker to Learn Fate for Busting Iran Sanctions

There was no immediate response to the sentencing from the Turkish government or Halkbank. His conviction followed a four-week trial in which Atilla testified in his own defense. "Mr. Atilla was neither a chief architect nor a beneficiary of the various schemes", the judge said. The judge praised the "exemplary life" that he said Atilla lived prior...

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  • Female Kent State Graduate Carries AR-10 on Campus
Female Kent State Graduate Carries AR-10 on Campus

Kaitlin Bennett posted the photo , which has more than 8,400 likes and 1,800 retweets, on Twitter Sunday night. While Bennett received a lot of support for the photo and for standing up for gun rights, she also received a lot of criticism.

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  • Sporting Lisbon hit out at 'pitiful' violence by fans against players
Sporting Lisbon hit out at 'pitiful' violence by fans against players

Portuguese media published photographs of Dutch global Dost with cuts on his head, and reports said that assistant coaches Mario Monteiro and Raul Jose suffered unspecified injuries. "Sporting is not this, Sporting can not be this". Sporting Lisbon failed to qualify for the Champions League following a 2-1 defeat at Maritimo, allowing the...

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  • Trump Should Have Disclosed Daniels Payment, Ethics Office Says
Trump Should Have Disclosed Daniels Payment, Ethics Office Says

This year's document will provide a more robust accounting of Trump's finances, and the state of his businesses, 15 months into his White House tenure. A reason for the payment to Cohen was not specified in the financial disclosure that the Office of Government Ethics released, The New York Times reported .

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  • Italy government deal should be ready on Wednesday, League leader Salvini promises
Italy government deal should be ready on Wednesday, League leader Salvini promises

Five Star's 31-year-old leader Luigi Di Maio struck an optimistic tone in his own Facebook video earlier in the day. Suggesting he wanted a "free hand" to tackle immigration and more freedom to spend money even if it would mean defy the EU's budget rules, he added: "Either I can give life to a government that can review these external constrain...

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