by | March 10, 2018 | 06:50

Special Counsel Robert Mueller is reportedly getting the cooperation of a Lebanese-American businessman with ties to Arab royalty in his probe of foreign influence on the Trump presidential campaign. A representative of the special counsel's office declined to comment on the published reports. Trump has denied that repeatedly, and vociferously.

by | March 10, 2018 | 06:44

Congress President Rahul Gandhi is scheduled to meet French President Emmanuel Macron during the four-day visit of the foreign dignitary that begins later on Friday. As per reports, both sides will continue to enhance and cooperate in the sectors of defence, maritime, space, security, and energy-related. On Saturday, Macron will take part in a Town Hall and have an interactive session, in which almost 300 students from different levels and institutions are expected to participate.

by | March 10, 2018 | 06:40

Philadelphia got 6.1 inches, and Richboro, Pennsylvania , got 16, the weather service said . A potent storm will form this weekend over the south, bringing heavy rain and perhaps even some snow. Intense bands of snow are moving through southern and central ME and winds were gusting to 40 mph in the pre-dawn hours. While winds are not expected to be as strong as those from the most recent storm, the coming storm is forecast to be more of a classic nor'easter - a storm made up of ...

by | March 10, 2018 | 06:39

The dispute has fuelled concerns that soybeans, the United States' most valuable export to the world's second largest economy, might be caught up in the trade actions after Beijing launched a probe into imports of USA sorghum, a grain used in animal feed and liquor.

by | March 10, 2018 | 06:40

The ruling echoed concerns the Ninth Circuit judges expressed over the government's mandamus bid during oral arguments in December. The U.S. Court of Appeals in San Francisco ruled Wednesday that a novel and sweeping case, which the Obama administration first tried to extinguish in 2016, can proceed toward a trial.

by | March 10, 2018 | 06:37

The official, speaking to a briefing arranged by the PMO on the condition of anonymity, says the suggestion has been made that Atwal's presence was arranged by factions within the Indian government who refuse to believe there is no risk posed to a united India by Sikh separatists living overseas.

by | March 10, 2018 | 06:37

The preliminary reports say 25 drums got blasted that contained 200 litres each of solvent at Novephene Specialities' plant in Boisar MIDC at around 11:15 pm. Four surrounding chemical units - belonging to Prachi Industries (manufacturing iodine), Bharat Rasayan, Arti Industries (manufacturing vitamins), Unimax and others - were either partially or completely destroyed.

by | March 10, 2018 | 06:37

Functional smoke alarms cut the risk of dying in a home fire in half, Trego says. "I encourage residents to test their alarms before changing the battery, and to be sure to replace any smoke alarm that is 10 years old or older". Every day, 7 people in this country die from a home fire; another 36 people are injured, and home fires cause billions of dollars in property damage every year.

by | March 10, 2018 | 06:36

But while growth has bounced back, inflation has been slow to respond. Expect volatility, but be wary of calling any serious trends heading into the weekend. Victory can not be declared yet". By current expectations, the US Federal Reserve will have raised rates several more times by then, leaving the policy outlook for important central banks overseeing similar consumer-driven economies ever more out of synch.

by | March 10, 2018 | 06:34

Meanwhile, the daughters are staying with a family member. According to a report 36 year-old Perla Morales-Luna came to the states illegally at age 15. Rios, whose organization is working with the family, said Morales-Luna's daughters are in the custody of an uncle. Immigrants in the country illegally and their families have been on edge as deportation arrests have spiked more than 40 percent under President Donald Trump.

by | March 10, 2018 | 06:33

A gunrunner arrested for possession of an illegal firearm has been made the first accused in the murder case of senior journalist Gauri Lankesh . Deccan Chronicle , however, quoted sources who said that there is "no police dossier on the man", except for a two-year-old FIR in a church attack case in Mandya in which Kumar was named as a co-accused.

by | March 10, 2018 | 06:34

The government, backed in the war by Russian Federation and Iran, is seeking to crush the last major rebel enclave near Damascus in a ferocious campaign that the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says has killed 893 civilians in the last 18 days, including 91 on Wednesday.

by | March 10, 2018 | 06:26

The widely despised pharmaceutical executive Martin " Pharma Bro " Shkreli was found guilty of defrauding investors in what was described by prosecutors as an $11 million Ponzi scheme on August 4, 2017. The judge insisted the punishment was not about Shkreli's online antics or how he bought lifesaving drug Daraprim, used to treat HIV, and raised its price by 5,000 per cent.

by | March 10, 2018 | 06:19

The bill defines severe fetal abnormality as a physical condition "incompatible with life outside the womb". "We certainly think this bill is unconstitutional", said Katherine Klein, equality advocacy coordinator for the American Civil Liberties Union of Mississippi.

by | March 10, 2018 | 06:22

Speaking to the largest Scottish Labour conference for a number of years, Corbyn , after pronouncing "Labour in Scotland is back", said: "We would aim to negotiate a new and strong relationship with the single market and a floor under existing rights, standards and protections for workers, consumers and the environment".

by | March 10, 2018 | 06:04

Barry University student Kameron Milan said he lived in Arizona, which has year-round standard time , which he liked, but 'it doesn't make that much of a difference, 'it's so minor'. It codified daylight saving time , although it has been periodically modified, particularly the start and end dates. But adopting year-round daylight time would mean some downsides for Florida, too.

by | March 10, 2018 | 06:06

China has always been North Korea's most important ally but has been on board with the sanctions agreed at the United Nations . Pyongyang's long race to develop a nuclear weapon capable of reaching the United States has proved a problem for successive USA administrations.

by | March 10, 2018 | 06:07

His findings revealed that Earhart's bones were "more similar to the Nikumaroro bones than 99 [percent] of individuals in a large reference sample". At the time , the remains were thought to possibly be the remains of Amelia Earhart. The International Group for Historic Aircraft Recovery ( Tighar ) has been investigating the bone measurements for years and released an update to its research in late 2016 that focused on the unusually long forearm measurements.

by | March 10, 2018 | 06:01

UNC and Duke split the regular season series, with each team winning on their respective home floor. "There's still a long road but we have another one tomorrow", Evans said. With Allen and Bagley clicking at the same time , though, and the zone defense locked in, Duke is starting to hit its peak at the right time . "They did a great job of flooding the paint, staying in front of us, and they're a great defensive team ", Howard said.

by | March 10, 2018 | 06:00

Non-emergency reports for Genoa Township Police can be made to 740-833-2800. The student on the receiving end of the comment reported it to school authorities, Nebus said. Police said they have investigated multiple threats since the school shooting in Florida, but none of them have been deemed credible. The school is safe for classes.

by | March 10, 2018 | 06:02

Police have surrounded the facility and are telling people to avoid the area. Sources tell KTVU one of the remaining hostages is the executive director of The Pathway Home , which is a program that serves veterans. Jan Thornton of Vallejo, California, was among hundreds of relatives anxious about how their loved ones were coping with the lockdown. The home is near several popular Napa Valley wineries and restaurants and borders Vintners Golf Club, where golfers have been evacuated from ...

by | March 09, 2018 | 06:58

South Asia has witnessed the largest decline in child marriage in the last 10 years, from a prevalence of 49 percent to 30 per cent, it said. There has been significant drop globally in the practice as well, and 25 million child marriages have been prevented in the past decade worldwide, the UN Children's Fund said.

by | March 09, 2018 | 06:48

In Barcelona, protesters who disrupted traffic into the city center were pushed back by riot police. Women taking part have stopped working and have been urged by organisers to spend no money and ditch any domestic chores for the day. And not a single country has achieved gender equality, she said. Student Aisling Martinez, 18, carried a "justice" sign with her as she marched. Iconic Spanish actor Penelope Cruz showed solidarity with the protests by cancelling public events she had ...

by | March 09, 2018 | 06:49

Kabul , for its part, has long complained that Islamabad is not taking enough action against militants who use Pakistani soil to launch attacks against US, NATO and Afghan forces in Afghanistan. The numerous strikes claimed by the group in Pakistan include the October 2012 attempted murder of Yousafzai, then an 11-year-old who advocated education for girls.

by | March 09, 2018 | 06:44

Tom Pritzker , chairman of the Hyatt Foundation that sponsors the award made the announcement in Chicago, selecting Doshi as the 2018 Pritzker Architecture Prize Laureate . Doshi will collect a prize of $100,000 and a bronze medallion, which will be presented during a ceremony at the Aga Khan Museum in Toronto on March 16.

by | March 09, 2018 | 06:43

Updates with new lead. Defending national champion North Carolina enters the ACC Tournament, coming off two straight losses to Miami and Duke , respectively. In the first half, Syracuse was able to keep pace with UNC thanks to its three-point shooting. Winners get the trophy and receive an automatic bid to the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament.

by | March 09, 2018 | 06:40

On the occasion of International Women's Day today, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the pan-India expansion of " Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao " (Save girl child, educate a girl child) programme in Jhunjunu in Rajasthan where he will also launch the National Nutrition Mission.

by | March 09, 2018 | 06:36

A petition calling for the shutting down of the zoo collected almost one million signatures, after neglected animals such as giraffes and elephants were reported to have starved to death. The zoo where the latest incident took place was termed "death zoo" in the past, with activists calling for its closure, after a video released early 2017 showed skeletal-looking bear begging for food.

by | March 09, 2018 | 06:28

The morning commute may end up okay as the snow starts to develop during the tail end. At about 1:30 p.m., the Weather Service tweeted that thundersnow was being reported in Newark, N.J., and said satellite images showed thundestorms developing.

by | March 09, 2018 | 06:23

And that report was on top of reports earlier this season that Rose - during his hiatus from the Cavaliers - himself was thinking of calling it quits. "We just thought he could help the team", Thibodeau said. He's been in a lot of games. The 29-year-old pro balling will most likely score off the bench for the team as they attempt to make a push for their first playoff docking since 2004.

by | March 09, 2018 | 06:22

Overall, some 800,000 homes and businesses in states hit by the latest storm were in the dark late Wednesday, according to a CBS News tally. Newark Liberty International Airport was the most impacted so far, with over 650 flights canceled due to the storm.

by | March 09, 2018 | 06:01

Arsenal full-back Hector Bellerin was furious with Arsene Wenger for dropping him in Sunday's 2-1 defeat to Brighton and believes the Frenchman is punishing him for the club's poor form. On Thursday, we fly to Milan . Okay, this is a possible scenario and can not be totally discounted, but it is certainly not probable in any dimension that we now reside in! "It's the first time I lost so many games on the trot in my life".

by | March 09, 2018 | 05:15

That's not just a record low, but a whopping 20 percent lower than last year's viewership numbers. In fact, total viewership dropped a whopping 20% from a year ago alone, continuing a downward trend for Hollywood's premier awards show. However, this is the fourth year in a row the show's ratings have declined, so it's hard to gauge how much political tone played into the show's 20% decrease in viewership.

by | March 09, 2018 | 04:56

The man's body was removed from the building Tuesday night. There was some structural damage that occurred to the building, but the explosion was less severe than anticipated. "I wasn't thinking I should of got my cats out". The police chief said that some tenants were able to begin returning to their apartments Wednesday and others likely would return today.

by | March 09, 2018 | 04:49

The " statue war" was triggered by the razing of Communist icon Vladimir Lenin's statue in Tripura on Monday, which was followed by similar acts of vandalism in Tamil Nadu and West Bengal . The incident has generated strong condemnation across party lines. The area around the bust was soon cordoned off and authorities are probing the entire incident even as BJP's state unit has demanded stern action.