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Cuba to elect new leader as Raúl Castro leaves presidency

Cuba to elect new leader as Raúl Castro leaves presidency

Raul Castro brought change, significantly thawing relations with the United States for the first time since the revolution took the island on a sharply leftward path. She entered politics when she was...

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Armenia protesters oppose ex-president's move to PM seat

Armenia protesters oppose ex-president's move to PM seat

Activists also gathered in droves outside Sarksyan's residence earlier Wednesday. About 60 protesters have been detained and charged by the police, with several dozen people requiring medical treatmen...

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Police haul off at least 80 protestors in Yerevan

Police haul off at least 80 protestors in Yerevan

The 64-year-old veteran politician, who was the only nominated candidate, was supported by 77 out of the 94 MPs present at the National Assembly. As for Armenia's domestic policy, Sargsyan said they...

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Five Palestinian injured, one seriously, during Israeli shell on Gaza

Five Palestinian injured, one seriously, during Israeli shell on Gaza

WAFA correspondent reported the Health Ministry saying that Israeli artillery fired at least two shells at a group of Palestinians near the border fence to the east of Khuza'a, injuring five, includ...

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President Trump confirms Pompeo talks in North Korea

President Trump confirms Pompeo talks in North Korea

Acting as an envoy for Trump after he was nominated to be secretary of state, Pompeo also met with Kim himself, according to my colleagues. "Meeting went very smoothly and a good relationship was form...

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Barbara Bush, former USA first lady, dies aged 92

Barbara Bush, former USA first lady, dies aged 92

Our thoughts, prayers and wishes are with the Bush family. "I have had great medical care and more operations than you would believe", she told the magazine. A writer, her books include an autobio...

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GAO: Cost Of EPA Chief's Phone Booth Broke The Law

GAO: Cost Of EPA Chief's Phone Booth Broke The Law

The independent, nonpolitical GAO also found that the EPA violated the Antideficiency Act by spending more than the amount approved by Congress for office renovations. Scheduling director Millian ...

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Pro-Western Milo Djukanovic sweeps back into power in Montenegro

The 56-year-old former president and prime minister tops opinion polls and may win 51 percent of votes, according to a March survey by the Podgorica-based Center for Democracy and Human Rights. Bojani...

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Chelsea's Marcos Alonso charged by FA for tackle on Southampton's Shane Long

Chelsea's Marcos Alonso charged by FA for tackle on Southampton's Shane Long

If he accepts the charge, Alonso will be ruled out of Sunday's FA Cup semi-final -against the Saints again - plus Premier League games with Burnley and Swansea. "It was a poor challenge - it shoul...

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Heat Increasing on Governor Greitens: Will He Resign?

Heat Increasing on Governor Greitens: Will He Resign?

Greitens obtained an electronic donor list given by the Mission Continues for that organization's internal purposes", Hawley said. "This provision can be read a couple of different ways, kind of dep...

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SUV that fell into river belonged to missing family, officers determine

SUV that fell into river belonged to missing family, officers determine

Jen and Sarah Hart, both originally from South Dakota, were the adoptive mothers of their six children from Texas. The California Highway Patrol has also said the crash is thought to have been inten...

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Three Bodies of Missing Indian American Family Found; Little Boy Still Missing

Three Bodies of Missing Indian American Family Found; Little Boy Still Missing

The body that was recovered 10 days ago was identified as 12-year-old Ciera Hart, officials said Tuesday. Once recovered the body was identified by family members. Siddhant Thottapilly was the last ...

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Left leader suggests 'secular, democratic' front, including Congress, to defeat BJP-RSS

Left leader suggests 'secular, democratic' front, including Congress, to defeat BJP-RSS

The party is yet to name candidates for Shantinagar segment in Bengaluru Central, Kittar, Nagthan, Sindgi, Raichur and Melukote. The BJP on April 8 had declared its first list of 72 nominees tha...

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Barbara Bush refuses treatment

Barbara Bush refuses treatment

McGrath said she has been treated for decades for Graves' disease, which is a thyroid condition. The school opened in 1992, and up until past year, Mrs. After he returned on leave, she dropped out of ...

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Weibo reverses homosexuality policy in China: 'We're no longer targeting gay content'

Weibo reverses homosexuality policy in China: 'We're no longer targeting gay content'

China's largest social media network has reversed a plan to censor all content about homosexuality in the wake of a massive protest. "The clean-up campaign will not target homosexual content,...

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Trump walks back plan for more sanctions on Russian Federation

Trump walks back plan for more sanctions on Russian Federation

Several people familiar with the plan told The Washington Post that Trump was "upset the sanctions were being officially rolled out because he was not yet comfortable executing them". They said Hale...

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House Speaker Ryan touts farm, immigration bills

House Speaker Ryan touts farm, immigration bills

McCarthy lodged a bid to succeed former Speaker John Boehner in 2015 but withdrew after conservatives balked. Shrewdly, McCarthy has leaned all the way into this alliance, sort through bags of Starbu...

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Colorado teachers prepare for 'Day of Action'

Colorado teachers prepare for 'Day of Action'

School will not resume in Tulsa until tomorrow. A school district spokesman reported that teacher absences were "nothing out of the norm" on Monday. In 2016, Colorado ranked 46th in the country...

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US Leader held in Turkey for his Christian Beliefs, lawyer says

US Leader held in Turkey for his Christian Beliefs, lawyer says

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan suggested in September 2017 that Brunson could be freed in exchange for the USA handing over Gulen, though the US has not suggested it is open to such a move. H...

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Starbucks Manager Was Let Go After Calling Police On Two Black Men

Starbucks Manager Was Let Go After Calling Police On Two Black Men

Starbucks is the latest retailer to face charges of discriminatory conduct in the US. The prosecutor's office reviewed the case and declined to charge the men because of "a lack of evidence that a ...

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Storm Team 11 Forecast: Rain And Storms Today, Some Severe Weather Possible

Storm Team 11 Forecast: Rain And Storms Today, Some Severe Weather Possible

Snow is finally out of the viewing area, and a warmer forecast is in store for the next few days. The sunshine returns Wednesday and winds ease up with a high of only 75. Expect highs in the upper 50s...

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British PM May summons ministers to discuss possible military action in Syria

British PM May summons ministers to discuss possible military action in Syria

Russian Federation has warned the West against attacking its Syrian ally President Bashar al-Assad, who is also supported by Iran, and says there is no evidence of a chemical attack in the Syrian town...

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Valerie Plame denounces potential Libby pardon

Valerie Plame denounces potential Libby pardon

Libby was convicted of making false statements, perjury and obstruction of justice in the 2007 investigation of Plame, a former covert Central Intelligence Agency agent and the wife of former ambassad...

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Donald Trump: 'Slimeball' James Comey Worst FBI Director in History

Donald Trump: 'Slimeball' James Comey Worst FBI Director in History

On Sunday, before the ABC interview aired, Comey tweeted that his book draws on stories from his life and from lessons he has learned from others. CNN's Anderson Cooper will host a town hall with ...

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Haley: US locked and loaded if Syria uses gas again

Haley: US locked and loaded if Syria uses gas again

Middle Eastern affairs expert and KUSI contributor Tony Perry gives his thoughts on the strikes on Syria, if the strikes could take Syrian President Bashar al-Assad out of the chemical weapon business...

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Devonte' Harts siblings drugged, mother drunk before driving off cliff

Devonte' Harts siblings drugged, mother drunk before driving off cliff

Photo The Harts' vehicle was recovered off Highway 1, near Westport, Calif., on March 26. "Our results make it clear that schools have a really hard task ahead of them when it comes to reducing the ...

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Armed and unsafe robbery suspect in custody

Armed and unsafe robbery suspect in custody

The man was not injured in the incident, CMPD said. Through further investigation, detectives were able to determine that the suspect matched the description of Raspberry, who is wanted for a bank ...

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Tech Industry Insiders See Hypocrisy in Dem Questioning on Facebook

Tech Industry Insiders See Hypocrisy in Dem Questioning on Facebook

Some politicians seemingly didn't understand how advertising on Facebook works. Sen. "He's absolutely sorry about just having no idea from where his information that he is supposed to be responsible...

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"They gave up", Oklahoma educators disappointed with end to teacher walkout

Official police investigations into the situation began in December after a student told a social worker he had been physically assaulted at the school. The state's largest education association calle...

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Michigan Man Wins Million Mega Jackpot

Michigan Man Wins Million Mega Jackpot

He recently moved to the city for work and is not normally a Mega Millions player, as he claims his winning ticket only came from his second time playing! "The plan is to do a lot of good things wit...

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Facebook scandal explained | Why Zuckerburg is testifying to Congress

Facebook scandal explained | Why Zuckerburg is testifying to Congress

Criticism about how Facebook handled smartphone device data followed, with concerns that its mobile apps had a disturbing eagerness to upload all of a user's contacts - not to mention tapping into t...

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Ice Storm Coming This Weekend. Be Prepared

Ice Storm Coming This Weekend. Be Prepared

Areas closer to Lake Ontario may remain slightly milder on Saturday with a changeover to freezing rain possibly delayed until later in the day. Environment Canada has issued a special weather statem...

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Three Bollywood actresses among most admired women in the world

Three Bollywood actresses among most admired women in the world

The women's list features celebrities out of which Angelina Jolie and Emma Watson are known for their humanitarian work. Angelina Jolie has once again trumped the likes of Michelle Obama , O...

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Backpage.com CEO takes plea to California money-laundering

Backpage.com CEO takes plea to California money-laundering

Calling it the "largest online sex trafficking marketplace in the world", Paxton said Backpage facilitated the sex trafficking of innocent women and children at 943 locations in 97 countries and 17 ...

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Parkland Teacher Allegedly Left Loaded Gun In Bathroom At Florida Beach

Parkland Teacher Allegedly Left Loaded Gun In Bathroom At Florida Beach

Earlier this week, the Broward County Public Schools Board unanimously voted "to reject the state's new program to arm school staff in the wake of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High shootings", the ...

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