Republicans are trying to force a vote on DACA despite leadership stonewalling

Reps. Carlos Curbelo, Mario Diaz-Balart and Ileana Ros-Lehtinen of Florida; Jeff Denham and David Valadao of California; Will Hurd of Texas; and Mia Love of Utah initiated a " discharge petition " on the floor on Wednesday. But he's failed to fin... More..

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More Californians are registering to vote as independents
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

More Californians are registering to vote as independents

Evan Jenkins (R-W.Va.), a former Democrat who had blown the party out in its traditional southwestern strongholds. As Carroll County District 1 Commissioner Stephen Wantz has so wisely and consistently urged, p...More..

Vt. delegation: President's prescription drug plan misses mark
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Vt. delegation: President's prescription drug plan misses mark

The administration will also take on what Trump called "one of the biggest obstacles to affordable medicine: the tangled web of special interests", which he said contributed millions of dollars to maintaining...More..

Siddaramaiah govt will go on May 15, says Shah
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Siddaramaiah govt will go on May 15, says Shah

Will the country ever accept such an immature "naamdar' leader?" "I respect those who are elder to me", Gandhi told election rallies in Hosakote and Maluru. The video also listed statements of BJP leaders on fu...More..

Baba Ramdeo blesses Lalu's son Tej Pratap before marriage
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Baba Ramdeo blesses Lalu's son Tej Pratap before marriage

He informed the court that his client wanted to get treated in Mumbai. He had obtained parole for a period of three days for the wedding of his son, Tej Pratap Yadav, on Saturday. When asked about his reactions...More..

Eurovision Pulls Chinese Contract After Broadcaster Censors Irish Entry
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Eurovision Pulls Chinese Contract After Broadcaster Censors Irish Entry

Five countries and host Portugal automatically qualified for the final. Though it has not yet transpired, there has been a prevailing sense behind the scenes that China would be the next country the EBU wou...More..

Ex-Maharashtra ATS chief Himanshu Roy shoots self at his Mumbai residence
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Ex-Maharashtra ATS chief Himanshu Roy shoots self at his Mumbai residence

He was part of some of the most high profile cases in Maharashtra . Earlier this month, Gangster Chhota Rajan was convicted for the murder of the journalist. A 'Mumbai boy, ' Roy studied at the prestigious S...More..

Police Allege Woman Stalked Man, Sent 65000 Texts After Only One Date
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Police Allege Woman Stalked Man, Sent 65000 Texts After Only One Date

The man reported that Ades was "acting irrationally" and told everyone that she was his wife. The Daily Mail says the woman quickly fell in love and began bombarding him with up to 500 messages a day. Id wa...More..

Explosions Reported In Kabul, Casualties Feared
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Explosions Reported In Kabul, Casualties Feared

Taliban militants in the latest achievements overrun the statically important Tala-o-Barfak district in the northern Baghlan province on Tuesday night putting the government forces into defensive positions. Wed...More..

Pentagon Reveals Details of Deadly Niger Ambush
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

Pentagon Reveals Details of Deadly Niger Ambush

He said the report, which has not yet been made public in full, singles out three individuals whose actions could be faulted. After a stay in the village, that ABC News has previously reported lasted 90 minut...More..

Putin, Erdogan Agree Trump Was 'Wrong' on Iran Nuclear Deal
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

Putin, Erdogan Agree Trump Was 'Wrong' on Iran Nuclear Deal

Erdogan told Rouhani that Turkey supports the preservation of Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, the sources said. As notes a press-service of Vladimir Putin , the telephone conversation was initiated by ...More..

South West tragedy: Up to seven dead in overnight horror
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

South West tragedy: Up to seven dead in overnight horror

He described the discovery as a "horrific tragedy". The ages of the children and adults have not been revealed. In what could be one of the worst cases of mass killings in the country's recent history, the ...More..

May apology to Libya rendition victim as United Kingdom settles £500k case
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

May apology to Libya rendition victim as United Kingdom settles £500k case

As part of their case against the Government , the couple brought claims against former foreign secretary Jack Straw, former MI6 boss Sir Mark Allen and various government departments and agencies. Mr Belhaj w...More..

Future of the Global Carob Gum Market - Growth, Latest Trend & Forecast 2022
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

Future of the Global Carob Gum Market - Growth, Latest Trend & Forecast 2022

Moreover, manufacturers of plastic tubs are increasing their investment to innovate their product with the prime focus on environmental issues and consumer convenience, which is expected to obstruct the growt...More..

Malaysia's Mahathir says king willing to grant full pardon for Anwar
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

Malaysia's Mahathir says king willing to grant full pardon for Anwar

At the grand age of 92, the Malaysian political titan was sworn in last night as the world's oldest prime minister. "We look forward to cooperating with Tun Mahathir and the new Government of Malaysia to furthe...More..

104-Year-Old Australian Scientist Ends Own Life
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

104-Year-Old Australian Scientist Ends Own Life

The assisted suicide advocacy group Exit International , founded by Philip Nitschke aka "Doctor Death", announced that medical personnel declared Goodall dead at 12:30 p.m. But he won a battle to stay in his o...More..

Police called after black student falls asleep in her Yale dorm
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

Police called after black student falls asleep in her Yale dorm

Siyonbola told the officer in one video that, " I deserve to be here ". The student told Siyonbola she wasn't supposed to be there and said she was going to call police. Ultimately, but unhappily, Siyonbola ...More..

Trump's Korea Miracle Meeting Set for Singapore
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

Trump's Korea Miracle Meeting Set for Singapore

Speaking on the tarmac alongside Mr Trump, Kim Dong-cheol said the release was "like a dream". One of the detainees was jailed in 2015, the other two have been in prison for just over a year. The three Kore...More..

Trump hails capture of 5 most-wanted IS leaders
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

Trump hails capture of 5 most-wanted IS leaders

Five senior Islamic State ( ISIS) leaders have been captured in a sting operation orchestrated by American and Iraqi intelligence. Hashimi referred to Eithawi and Jamal as "the two most senior Islamic Stat...More..

Greg Pence wins GOP primary for IN congressional seat
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

Greg Pence wins GOP primary for IN congressional seat

The closest to Pence in fundraising is Jonathan Lamb, who raised just shy of $850,000, with the other candidates failing to raise even $100,000. The 61-year-old Pence has no prior political experience. He onc...More..

Co-founder Sachin Bansal quits Flipkart following Wallmart takeover
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

Co-founder Sachin Bansal quits Flipkart following Wallmart takeover

Besides, Khandelwal said traders are facing several problems with regard to GST portal, adding that the traders body has submitted representations to the finance ministry in this regard. Mr. McMillon asserted...More..

Cheney: I Would Have Enhanced Interrogation Programs 'Active' and 'Ready to Go'
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

Cheney: I Would Have Enhanced Interrogation Programs 'Active' and 'Ready to Go'

The vote on her nomination is yet to be scheduled. Two sources told The Hill that they believed the remark was a joke but said it did not go over well, adding that there was "discomfort" in the room after...More..

11-year-old girl jumps out of vehicle to escape carjacking
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

11-year-old girl jumps out of vehicle to escape carjacking

Aurora police said the incident shows that people can't let their guard down anywhere, even while filling the tank at the gas station. In surveillance video, the girl is seen opening the door of the SUV and l...More..

Top diplomat returning from North Korea with three USA detainees
by | Thursday, May 10, 2018

Top diplomat returning from North Korea with three USA detainees

They had been held for periods ranging between one and two years. Two people who said they studied with Kim in the US described him as being committed to improving North Korea's agriculture and economy. This wa...More..

These are NJ's top 23 high schools, as rated by US News
by | Thursday, May 10, 2018

These are NJ's top 23 high schools, as rated by US News

Both received silver medals. Each school's national rank is in parentheses. For schools which passed the first three steps, U.S. News calculated a College Readiness Index based on the percentages of each scho...More..

Vodafone agrees to buy Liberty Global European assets
by | Thursday, May 10, 2018

Vodafone agrees to buy Liberty Global European assets

Following this deal , Vodafone Group will become the leading next generation network (NGN) infrastructure owner in Europe, with 54 million cable/fibre homes "on-net" and a total NGN reach of 110 million homes ...More..

Trump and Xi discuss North Korea
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Trump and Xi discuss North Korea

Beijing is keen to avoid being left out in the cold in a whirlwind of diplomacy that has led to Kim's historic summit last month with South Korean President Moon Jae-in and his expected meeting with Trump in...More..

Takeda secures Shire bid for $62.11bn
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Takeda secures Shire bid for $62.11bn

The acquisition will create a combined company to be half owned by Shire shareholders upon completion of the deal, which is subject to approval by shareholders of both companies and expected to close in the fir...More..

J. Cole Is Coming To San Antonio This Summer
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

J. Cole Is Coming To San Antonio This Summer

J. Cole , born Jermaine Lamarr Cole, announced a new 34-date tour on Tuesday. April's KOD , his fifth album, meditates on addiction and despair with another blast of his social criticism and conspiracy. loca...More..

Wave of protests sweeps new leader into power in Armenia
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Wave of protests sweeps new leader into power in Armenia

Pashinyan was elected Armenia's prime minister with 59 MPs voting "for" and 42 "against" during a special session of the National Assembly on May 8. Pashinyan, born in 1975, spearheaded a protest movement tha...More..