by | April 03, 2018 | 03:11

Elizabeth Esty to resign emerged at the state Capitol Monday as the congresswoman remains under fire for how she handled domestic violence allegations against her since-fired top adviser. The congresswoman admitted she had failed in properly handling the allegations leveled against Baker. In May 2016, Esty learned of serious allegations that her then-chief of staff, Tony Baker, had abused and threatened a female former staffer.

by | April 03, 2018 | 03:07

Huntsman noted that while the book appears to paint the president in a positive light, author Ronald Kessler was not so kind to the long-time aide of President Donald Trump , claiming she is the principal leaker left in the White House.

by | April 03, 2018 | 02:50

Former Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin is making it clear he was sacked from his job amid conflicting claims from the White House. But White House Senior Advisor for Strategic Communications Mercedes Schlapp disputed Shulkin's assessment of his departure on Fox News on Monday.

by | April 03, 2018 | 02:45

While the DMK-led like-minded parties comprising Congress, MDMK, CPI (M), CPI, Viduthalai Chiruthaigal Katchi, IUML and Manithaneya Makkal Katchi have called for a state bandh on April 5. Demonstrations were also held in front of the Central government offices in several cities, including Chennai , Erode and the neighbouring Puducherry.

by | April 03, 2018 | 02:39

Gary Sargin and his wife Lonnie have been volunteering at the dinner every Easter for the past eight years. "Hopefully they're feeling hope and joy and feel like their community cares about them", said Cummings. Since the group began, organizers say the dinner isn't just about giving people a free meal, but giving them friendship. "Easter is one of those holidays that's meant to bring people together, and we figured as a church it's our duty to help out the community, give back", he said.

by | April 03, 2018 | 02:36

But critics of the media powerhouse call Livingston's defense bull and accuse Sinclair of perpetuating a pro-Trump bias. Journalists in local USA markets are chafing at the company's requirements, including a new promotional campaign that echoes President Donald Trump's anti-media rhetoric.

by | April 03, 2018 | 02:32

Chambal zone's Inspector General of Police Santosh Singh told IANS: "Two persons were killed in Bhind while one died in Morena". Clashes with police, attacks on buses and government buildings, and blocked trains and roads were reported across five Indian states.

by | April 03, 2018 | 02:16

China , which has an ambitious space program, exposed "Tiangong-1" in September 2011 in space. The spacecraft was meant to be a step towards making a permanently staffed space station of their own, as China is not a part of the operation of the International Space Station .

by | April 03, 2018 | 02:11

Malaysia's manufacturing sector continued to deteriorate in March as the headline Nikkei Malaysia Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) fell to 49.5-49.9 in February, in line with a marginal deterioration in operating conditions. "Price pressures continued to escalate, with both input and output prices rising at faster rates". The PMI, based on surveys, is a leading indicator of economic activity.

by | April 03, 2018 | 02:06

It topped ABC American Idol head-to-head from 8-10 PM (6.1 vs. 4.5) and tied CBS' 60 Minutes as the top program of the night in households. Subsequent NBC musicals put up lesser ratings, with the 2014 " Peter Pan Live!" drawing 9.21 million viewers and a 2.4 rating among the 18-to-49 set, while the following year saw " The Wiz Live! " rebound with 11.5 million viewers and a 3.4 in the demo.

by | April 03, 2018 | 02:01

But the landing site in the southern Pacific is "kind of where you hope it would land". Before the crash, China's space agency had suggested it would land close to Sao Paulo, Brazil, Reuters reports. The lack of control was not unusual given that about 15 percent of satellites re-enter the atmosphere prior to the end of their useful lives, he said.

by | April 03, 2018 | 01:44

Former Test captain Ian Chappell believes it will be hard for Smith, Warner and Cameron Bancroft to return to their best after the bans expire. David Warner earlier in his press meet had also tearfully stated " "I can honestly say I've only ever wanted to bring glory to my country through playing cricket.

by | April 03, 2018 | 01:45

Many Oklahoma schools, including the three largest districts of Oklahoma City, Tulsa and Edmond, were closed Monday. "I don't think most teachers expect another $500 million funding package". In Kentucky, nearly all the state's 173 school districts were closed, majority to allow teachers to protest, a spokesman for the Kentucky Education Association said.

by | April 03, 2018 | 01:37

Authorities said that while no suicide note had been found, they believed for now that the crash may have been intentional , based on the absence of skid marks, data from air bag controllers and other information. He also said authorities believe all six children were in the vehicle that day. Before their adoption, the six children had suffered neglect, starvation, and abuse, according to friends of the Harts.

by | April 03, 2018 | 01:37

According to NAN, They had initially been given a deadline of April 1, but Israel's supreme court suspended the plan on March 15 while it continued to examine it. The decision in January to offer the migrants a cash lump-sum and a plane ticket to leave Israel voluntarily or otherwise face forced expulsion was controversial in Israel .

by | April 03, 2018 | 01:32

River. His cousins called out to him, the Los Angeles Times reported , but all they heard were the echoes of their own voices. After five hours, Hernandez still had not been found. Fire Department spokesman David Ortiz said rescuers couldn't enter the drainage area themselves because of the hazardous environment. Officials with the Department of Sanitation were reviewing the maps to determine if there are any areas Hernandez could be stuck.

by | April 02, 2018 | 22:34

At least for now, the primary threat appears to be that of damaging winds. The GFS projects a strong trough coming into the Lower Mississippi River Valley on the 11th of April which definitely has a severe weather look to it. This will also generate rain showers. The winds will settle with lows in the upper 30s and low 40s Thursday morning. Sunshine and cooler temperatures will return to all of the area Wednesday with lows in the low to mid 40s.

by | April 02, 2018 | 22:28

Despite the pay hike, Oklahoma educators still earn below the national average for public school teachers of $58,950 a year, according to the National Education Association report. Thousands of teachers have gathered in Frankfort to put the political heat on Kentucky lawmakers. They will now study at the rebuilt junior high school.

by | April 02, 2018 | 21:43

The protesters squatted on the railway tracks at a few places in Punjab and Haryana, paralysing the rail traffic, railway officials of the Ambala and Ferozepur rail division said . The Centre has appealed to the Supreme Court to review the order and the case will be heard in due course. Ravi Shankar Prasad , Union Law Minister said, "I wish to convey that today we've filed a petition on the judgement by Supreme Court on the SC/ST act ".

by | April 02, 2018 | 21:42

Trump and Abe will also discuss bilateral trade and investment during their third meeting since Trump assumed office a year ago, according to the White House. "President Trump and Prime Minister Abe will explore ways to expand fair and reciprocal trade and investment ties between the United States and Japan, two of the world's wealthiest and most innovative economies", the White House said.

by | April 02, 2018 | 21:35

Lowest temperatures of 2C to 5C degrees in southeast breezes. The weather will be hotter in the Gulf of Aqaba with highs reaching 33 degrees and lows standing at 19, the JMD added. The system will produce severe weather well to our northwest, but should be weakening to just showers by the Wednesday morning commute. Temperatures will be in the upper 50s on Friday with partly sunny skies and a chance for a shower late.

by | April 02, 2018 | 21:28

It follows a week of escalating tensions over the Labour party's failure to adequately stamp out anti-Semitism within its ranks. Shawcroft may then have sealed her fate on Facebook on Friday by writing in a Facebook post that the row was "being stirred up to attack Jeremy, as we all know", echoing the sentiment of other Corbyn loyalists.

by | April 02, 2018 | 20:29

The Wildcats made 18 of 40 three-pointers (45 percent) and shot 55.4 percent (36/65) for the game. They did that in the first half . Along the way, the Wildcats also broke the NCAA's single-season record for 3-pointers. That's now the longest active streak in Division I. Every run was answered, every dunk offset by a 3-pointer, and the result was a 95-79 loss to the Wildcats one lamentable step short of playing for their first national championship since 2008.

by | April 02, 2018 | 20:02

Ethan Couch is set to be released Monday from a Texas detention facility. Ethan Couch was extradited back to the USA and later sentenced to 720 days in jail for violating the terms of his probation. Couch and his mother, Tonya, disappeared, and were found weeks later in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico . "We have a partnership with Tarrant County to make sure that he at least adheres to all his rules of probation".

by | April 02, 2018 | 19:58

Sisi's only rival for the presidency was Mousa Mostafa Mousa, after several other candidates quit the race. Mr Sisi insisted the withdrawals were not his doing. He has since come under fire by human rights groups for clamping down on civil liberties and dissent. The former military commander secured the same proportion four years ago for his first term, Reuters said.

by | April 02, 2018 | 19:55

Nwachukwu disclosed that gallant troops deployed at a checkpoint in Muna Garage in the outskirts of Maiduguri also neutralised four suicide bombers on Friday. The president's Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu , also said during an interview on Sunday, April 1, 2018, that making peace with the terrorist group will greatly benefit the country as government can focus on other things.

by | April 02, 2018 | 19:42

However, there has so far been no confirmation from the group. More than 1,600 people are reported to have been killed and thousands injured since the government and its allies launched an offensive in mid-February to retake the Eastern Ghouta, which was the last major rebel stronghold near Damascus.

by | April 02, 2018 | 19:28

During her trip to Pakistan, which is expected to last several days, Ms Yousafzai is expected to stay in Islamabad and meet friends and family at a hotel in the capital, Geo TV reported. The famed human rights activist was shot at by the Taliban gunman in December 2012 for her female education campaigning in the Swat Valley in northeastern Pakistan.

by | April 02, 2018 | 19:15

Mandela had been ill for several years and was hospitalized recently with kidney problems, the South African website Eyewitness News said. "She succumbed peacefully in the early hours of Monday afternoon surrounded by her family and loved ones".

by | April 02, 2018 | 18:48

Friday saw 16 Palestinians killed and more than 1,400 were wounded Friday, 758 of them from live fire and others injured by rubber bullets and tear gas inhalation, the health ministry in Gaza said. Palestinian protesters demonstrate during clashes with Israeli security forces on the border with Israel, east of Khan Yunis, in the southern Gaza Strip, April 01, 2018.

by | April 02, 2018 | 18:43

Trump's recent stance about immigrants seems to stem from having little funding for the wall. Trump ended the program past year, but gave Congress six months to pass legislation enshrining it. Trump on Sunday morning reiterated his threat that has hung over the campaign, to cancel the North American Free Trade Agreement among Mexico, Canada and the United States, tying its future to its efforts to stop migrants going north.

by | April 02, 2018 | 18:24

The staggering number of local militants killed in encounters on a single day today with government forces has upped the tensions in the already restive Kashmir Valley, "I remember in early nineties when 22 militants were killed on a single day".

by | April 02, 2018 | 18:11

Costa Rica's centre-left presidential candidate , Carlos Alvarado, is set to be the country's next leader after elections on Sunday. According to the CIA World Factbook , Costa Rica is 76.3% Roman Catholic. In contrast, Mr. Alvarado Quesada vowed to back the court ruling on same-sex rights, setting up a clear distinction between the two candidates on what quickly became the single-most pivotal issue in the campaign.

by | April 02, 2018 | 18:04

The statement said Cambridge Analytica did not "have the opportunity to get into personality models", relied on "audience segments that Facebook and other online platforms make available to all advertisers" and did not use bots. "I don't want people to look at my life". "It is untrue that we failed to take appropriate measures to ensure that GSR data were deleted", it added. The newly released documents sparked an outcry in India, where the government formally asked both Cambridge ...

by | April 02, 2018 | 18:00

More protests are planned for Saturday, according to Reuters . The sheriff's deputy sounded his siren and told the protesters to back away four times. The aerial video shows two police officers running up to the side of the house, one with an arm extended holding a handgun, as the man later determined to be Clark disappears from view into the backyard.