Rusal CEO Quits Amid Pressure Over US Sanctions

Rusal, one of the world's largest aluminum producers, also warned its earnings would be hurt by the US government's action. The US Treasury Department on Tuesday said it would extend the deadline for US customers to comply with sanctions against ... More..

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All sun, no fun at the gas pump this Memorial Day weekend
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

All sun, no fun at the gas pump this Memorial Day weekend

Despite higher prices, Memorial Day travel is still up with most travelers - 74 percent - expected to drive to destinations, according to TripAdvisor. Purkey said. Commutes could take twice as long at that ti...More..

Trump Says That NFL Players Who Kneel
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Trump Says That NFL Players Who Kneel "Shouldn't Be In The Country"

Or you shouldn't be playing, you shouldn't be there. Unveiled on Wednesday, the new policy allows players and team personnel to remain in the locker room if they want, but requires them to stand and "show r...More..

Nate Boulton to suspend campaign amid sexual misconduct allegations
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Nate Boulton to suspend campaign amid sexual misconduct allegations

Nate Boulton of sexual misconduct, the Democratic gubernatorial candidate on May 24 suspended his campaign, fewer than two weeks before the primary election. The American Federation of State, County and Municip...More..

Fort Worth Joins US Census Bureau List of Most-Populous US Cities
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Fort Worth Joins US Census Bureau List of Most-Populous US Cities

And the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey could affect its population in coming years, said William Frey, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution . "Chicago and IL is a special case", Frey said. Alden Loury...More..

Weekend Memorial Day services scheduled
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Weekend Memorial Day services scheduled

The flag retirement ceremony will be taking place in the Veteran's Memorial Garden near the Old St. Louis Road entrance and reflection pond. The township will hold its annual tribute today at 7 p.m.at the...More..

Latest pictures of Saudi crown prince released amid death rumours
by | Thursday, May 24, 2018

Latest pictures of Saudi crown prince released amid death rumours

Prince Khaled's comments come amid the Saudi crown prince's mysterious absence from the public eye since heavy gunfire and explosions were reported just outside the royal palace in Riyadh late last month. S...More..

Ryder Cup: Thomas Bjorn opts for experienced vice-captains
by | Thursday, May 24, 2018

Ryder Cup: Thomas Bjorn opts for experienced vice-captains

Harrington, who is good friends with Bjorn, had requested the Swede delay naming his vice captains for as long as possible in order for the Dubliner to be given ample time to improve his golf during the year, b...More..

Victim's sister recounts Santa Fe HS shooting
by | Thursday, May 24, 2018

Victim's sister recounts Santa Fe HS shooting

Victims from the school shootings in Santa Fe and Alpine, and the massacre at a church previous year in Sutherland Springs will be in attendance. His voice cracked as he described how he told police to ...More..

U.S. and China Work on ZTE Rescue; Mnuchin Denies Quid Pro Quo
by | Thursday, May 24, 2018

U.S. and China Work on ZTE Rescue; Mnuchin Denies Quid Pro Quo

Those sanctions were put in place by the U.S. Commerce Department because the company violated rules about doing business with Iran and North Korea . goods and technology to Iran. The ban brought ZTE's factori...More..

EA Announces Battlefield V Launching Worldwide on October 19
by | Thursday, May 24, 2018

EA Announces Battlefield V Launching Worldwide on October 19

An EA representative confirmed to IGN following the reveal of Battlefield V that the action seen in the trailer was "all in-engine footage and representative of things you can do in the game". The game's li...More..

Pentagon kicks out China from major U.S. military exercise
by | Thursday, May 24, 2018

Pentagon kicks out China from major U.S. military exercise

Earlier, Chinese air force announced that some strategic bombers of the country landed at an airport in Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago in the East Sea on May 18. "Now the islands are complete, I think we will s...More..

Pruitt's EPA a
by | Thursday, May 24, 2018

Pruitt's EPA a "Nightmare" for Water, Public Health, Press Freedom & Democracy

Restricting AP access to what Pruitt called an important summit isn't just about restricting the Associated Press' access. "With more than 200 people in the room from across the country, it's clear that t...More..

Iran's top leader sets conditions for Europe to save nuclear deal
by | Thursday, May 24, 2018

Iran's top leader sets conditions for Europe to save nuclear deal

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo . Pompeo's recent remarks came after the U.S. President Donald Trump's administration withdrew from the historic Iran nuke deal earlier this month despite the global outcry....More..

Tesla CEO takes to Twitter to counter Consumer Reports review
by | Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Tesla CEO takes to Twitter to counter Consumer Reports review

In a series of tweets over the weekend, Musk suggested that the company would suffer significant losses on the $35,000 model at this stage. "Looks like this can be fixed with a firmware update", Musk wrote ....More..

Group to redo soccer star Brandi Chastain plaque after social media uproar
by | Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Group to redo soccer star Brandi Chastain plaque after social media uproar

US President Jimmy Carter or actor Gary Busey? Chastain said she looks like Biff from " Back to the Future ". 'I am not happy with it either and I made the offer to redo it when I spoke to Brandi this...More..

Arsenal appoint Emery to replace Wenger
by | Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Arsenal appoint Emery to replace Wenger

For all the coaches in the world, he is a reference. "My ideal is to be the protagonist in all the match", Emery said. "It's a big challenge for me, but I have worked also in other projects, big projects". ...More..

Trump administration moves forward with proposed restriction on funding for abortion providers
by | Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Trump administration moves forward with proposed restriction on funding for abortion providers

Entities that also provide abortion would receive no Title X money, while all others would remain eligible. 12% were undecided. The poll surveyed 1,000 likely general election voters nationwide with a margin of...More..

R. Kelly Accuser Shares Unsettling Details Of How She Allegedly Contracted Herpes
by | Wednesday, May 23, 2018

R. Kelly Accuser Shares Unsettling Details Of How She Allegedly Contracted Herpes

Rodgers claims in the lawsuit that she met R. Kelly when she was 19 while at his show in San Antonio. Kelly, who has faced multiple accusations of holding women hostage and grooming them for sex, spent ...More..

Energy wells plugged as Hawaii's volcano sends lava nearby
by | Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Energy wells plugged as Hawaii's volcano sends lava nearby

In an update issued late Monday, the Hawaii County Civil Defense said lava from Fissure 22 crossed onto the property of the Puna Geotherma Venture. Officials earlier this month removed 190,000 litres of s...More..

Civil rights groups warn Amazon about government use of facial recognition
by | Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Civil rights groups warn Amazon about government use of facial recognition

Analysis The American Civil Liberties Union on Tuesday expressed dismay that Amazon Web Services has been urging USA government agencies to use its Rekognition API for state-sponsored facial recognition . ...More..

TN 10th Result 2018 Declared Today @ tnresults
by | Wednesday, May 23, 2018

TN 10th Result 2018 Declared Today @ tnresults

Enter the registration number and the date of birth and submit. On May 16, 2018. The pass percentage of this year is 94.5 per cent. A total of 907620 candidates had registered for the exam (including private ca...More..

U.S. warns citizens in China after 'abnormal' sound injures consulate worker
by | Wednesday, May 23, 2018

U.S. warns citizens in China after 'abnormal' sound injures consulate worker

Emily Rauhala, the Washington Post's China correspondent reported that the State Department confirmed the embassy employee had been diagnosed with mild traumatic brain injury, which U.S. "The department is ...More..

Profits dive 62pc at M&S
by | Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Profits dive 62pc at M&S

Profits after tax fell 74.8 per cent from £115.7 million to £29.1 million year-on-year. Food gross margin is expected to decrease by as much as 50 basis points. "And we're concentrating on tackling the culture ...More..

Sterlite violence: HM seeks report on deaths, court stays construction
by | Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Sterlite violence: HM seeks report on deaths, court stays construction

Section 144 has been extended in Tuticorin from May 23, 1pm, till May 25, 8am. Almost 5000 people demanding closure of the Vedanta group-owned plant today went on the rampage over pollution concerns , clas...More..

Trump fumes over FBI's use of informant during campaign
by | Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Trump fumes over FBI's use of informant during campaign

Sanders said Democrats weren't included in the meeting because they hadn't requested the records themselves, and suggested reporters ask them why they should be "randomly invited". On Monday, Trump ordered ...More..

Nebraska anti-gambling group toughens stance against sports betting
by | Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Nebraska anti-gambling group toughens stance against sports betting

They now, however, are gradually coming around to the idea that gambling could also galvanize interest in sports from new quarters. PAUL: I can see a matter where they overestimate how many new people are b...More..

SAISD increases police presence in wake of Santa Fe shooting
by | Tuesday, May 22, 2018

SAISD increases police presence in wake of Santa Fe shooting

My boyfriend called me and I'm like, 'Why is he calling me? "I answered it and he's like, 'Where are you?' He came and found me because he was right next to it and he grabbed me and we started walking to the ...More..

NFL Calls For Congress To Standardize Sports Betting
by | Tuesday, May 22, 2018

NFL Calls For Congress To Standardize Sports Betting

I've watched for years as fantasy football has evolved from a dorky affair that nobody talked about too loudly to a dorky affair that everybody participates in and will talk about for hours, and the same will h...More..

Mountain Bike Ride Turns Deadly After Cougar Attack in Washington State
by | Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Mountain Bike Ride Turns Deadly After Cougar Attack in Washington State

Alan Myers with the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife. "It sounds like they were just riding bikes when one of the victims hears a scream from his partner and sees they're being chased by a cougar", ...More..