Egyptian embassy in Doha shuts down to tally votes for presidential election

Egyptian expatriates in Bahrain have flocked to the embassy early yesterday to cast their votes in the 2018 presidential election, which has officially opened its doors to voters for three days. However, the tallies for expat votes will be announced ... More..

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White House: 'No Immediate Personnel Changes at This Time'
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

White House: 'No Immediate Personnel Changes at This Time'

McMaster made his presence known to reporters at the White House on Friday with several appearances in areas where he would clearly be seen. President Donald Trump's record-setting personnel turnover inspired...More..

Green, Beer and Shamrocks || Happy St. Patrick's Day
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Green, Beer and Shamrocks || Happy St. Patrick's Day

Legend has it that he drove all the snakes from the island. It was on March 17 , 1762 - long before anyone really was serious about independence and breaking away from colonial rule by the British governmen...More..

Russian Federation summons British ambassador as it readies to expel diplomats
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Russian Federation summons British ambassador as it readies to expel diplomats

Britain this week ordered 23 Russian diplomats to leave the country, saying that Russia was not cooperating in the case of Sergei Skripal and his daughter, both found March 4 poisoned by a nerve agent that Brit...More..

Facebook reviewing whether misused data still in hands of political consultant
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Facebook reviewing whether misused data still in hands of political consultant

Mr Collins said the committee had "repeatedly asked" Facebook about how companies acquire and hold on to user data from the site, and whether information had been taken from people without their consent. ...More..

MotoGP: Dovizioso fends off Marquez attack for stunning Qatar win
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

MotoGP: Dovizioso fends off Marquez attack for stunning Qatar win

Yamaha turned a corner in this area on Sunday afternoon in the warm-up session, according to Rossi, and this allowed him to stick with Andrea Dovizioso and Marc Marquez in race. "I didn't get doubt over tha...More..

Missing teen went to Mexico with 45-year-old man
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Missing teen went to Mexico with 45-year-old man

Yu and Esterly are spotted together 7:09 a.m.at 15th and Allen streets, Allentown , but then they disappear from the Lehigh Valley, police say. February 15: Allentown police are dispatched to Amy Yu's house ...More..

Jordan Poole's got history with buzzer-beaters
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Jordan Poole's got history with buzzer-beaters

Devin Davis had a chance to seal the win, but the Cougars' gritty forward missed a pair of foul shots with 3.6 seconds left. Poole hit a three-pointer with a defender in his face that clinched a 64-63 victory...More..

Patrick's Day parade draws crowds in Helena
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Patrick's Day parade draws crowds in Helena

This is a Foley, and I am a Murphy, this is a Donahue", Murphy said, flanked by his Irish friends. According to a release by Allegheny County officials, Miss Irish Smiling Eyes and her court participate in se...More..

Japan cautious while South Korea upbeat after North Korea talks in Tokyo
by | Sunday, March 18, 2018

Japan cautious while South Korea upbeat after North Korea talks in Tokyo

Suh was due back in Seoul on Tuesday, while South Korea's National Security Office chief, Chung Eui-yong, who led the delegation to Pyongyang , is holding talks in Russian Federation following talks with Chi...More..

Russian spy: Moscow 'will expel British diplomats soon'
by | Sunday, March 18, 2018

Russian spy: Moscow 'will expel British diplomats soon'

Leaders from the United States, United Kingdom, Germany, and France harshly condemned the Russian government in a scathing statement sent to the Kremlin Thursday; saying the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation a...More..

United Airlines flight diverted after third pet incident in a week
by | Sunday, March 18, 2018

United Airlines flight diverted after third pet incident in a week

Usually, pets that are flown in-cabin are kept underneath the seat in front of the owner, where they can be closely monitored. United said it would take full responsibility for the "tragic accident that shoul...More..

Russian foreign ministry summons British envoy over spy poisoning standoff
by | Sunday, March 18, 2018

Russian foreign ministry summons British envoy over spy poisoning standoff

In London, British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson went even further on Friday, pointing the finger directly at Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday. The prime minister has said that her government was ...More..

Top officials scramble to make Trump-Kim summit a reality
by | Sunday, March 18, 2018

Top officials scramble to make Trump-Kim summit a reality

U.S. Special Representative for North Korea Policy Joseph Yun arrives at a meeting with the media in Bangkok, Thailand Thomson Reuters WASHINGTON ( Reuters ) - The State Department's recently retired envoy ...More..

After Rahul Gandhi's 'tired'remark, BJP hits back, says its Congress that's exhausted
by | Sunday, March 18, 2018

After Rahul Gandhi's 'tired'remark, BJP hits back, says its Congress that's exhausted

It said that the Congress will consider introducing legislative disincentives to put an end to this practice and to debar the defectors from contesting any elections for six years to check brazen misuse of mone...More..

Trump Signs Travel Act Encouraging US, Taiwan Officials' Visits - White House
by | Sunday, March 18, 2018

Trump Signs Travel Act Encouraging US, Taiwan Officials' Visits - White House

China's Foreign Ministry on Saturday expressed its "resolute opposition" after US President Donald Trump signed legislation that encourages the United States to send senior officials to Taiwan to meet Taiwanese...More..

Buhari, Xi Jinping to meet in Beijing
by | Sunday, March 18, 2018

Buhari, Xi Jinping to meet in Beijing

The President also expressed his confidence in the success of the upcoming summit of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization, which will be chaired by Xi Jinping in Qingdao and will undoubtedly be an important ...More..

Mueller investigation subpoenas documents from Trump Organization
by | Saturday, March 17, 2018

Mueller investigation subpoenas documents from Trump Organization

Last year, President Trump told the New York Times that Mueller's team would be crossing a "red line" if it started investigating the Trump Organization and/or the Trump family businesses for matters beyon...More..

Jokowi Supports Australia`s Inclusion in ASEAN
by | Saturday, March 17, 2018

Jokowi Supports Australia`s Inclusion in ASEAN

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has, however, come under criticism for inviting some controversial regional leaders to his hometown, including Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi and Cambodian Prime Minister Hun ...More..

Turkish air strike hits hospital in Syria's Afrin, nine dead: monitor
by | Saturday, March 17, 2018

Turkish air strike hits hospital in Syria's Afrin, nine dead: monitor

Seven years of war. UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Friday that he "profoundly regrets that resolution 2401, concerning the cessation of hostilities throughout Syria, has not been implemented". "We...More..

Angela Merkel elected 4th time German Chancellor
by | Saturday, March 17, 2018

Angela Merkel elected 4th time German Chancellor

Lower-house lawmakers formally elected Merkel, 63, to a fourth term, extending her 12 years at the helm in Europe's biggest economy. Chancellor Angela Merkel was sworn in for her fourth term on Wednesday af...More..

Trump to oust national security advisor HR McMaster
by | Saturday, March 17, 2018

Trump to oust national security advisor HR McMaster

On Wednesday, Trump named conservative TV analyst Larry Kudlow to replace his top economic adviser, Gary Cohn , who quit over trade disagreements with the president. The criticism laid bare the strained re...More..

Auto ramming attack kills two Israelis in West Bank
by | Saturday, March 17, 2018

Auto ramming attack kills two Israelis in West Bank

Two car-ramming attacks took place earlier this month in Acre, in northern Israel, killing a Border Police officer and wounding two soldiers. On Friday afternoon, two people were murdered in a car-ramming att...More..

IEA raises global oil demand estimate as supply surges on USA growth
by | Saturday, March 17, 2018

IEA raises global oil demand estimate as supply surges on USA growth

Total product demand was the highest since January. Earlier in the year prices had soared to above $70. Benchmark Brent crude was worth $64.46, down $0.18, per barrel in late afternoon trading on Wednesday....More..

Threatening graffiti on bathroom wall sends school into lockdown
by | Friday, March 16, 2018

Threatening graffiti on bathroom wall sends school into lockdown

The lockdown at San Leandro High School in California on Wednesday (local time) has since been lifted but caused chaos for the better part of the day. Lt. Isaac Benabou with the San Leandro Police Department sa...More..

Which Colorado counties are the healthiest?
by | Friday, March 16, 2018

Which Colorado counties are the healthiest?

New health data released today reinforces an all too familiar narrative of the counties in Mississippi: Those in the Delta struggle, while the affluent communities remain on top. This year's analyses show tha...More..

Wednesday weather: Mostly cloudy, with highs in the 50s
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Wednesday weather: Mostly cloudy, with highs in the 50s

Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. West southwest wind 5 to 10 miles per hour becoming north northwest in the afternoon. High pressure south of the Hudson Bay region produces partly sunny to partly cloudy ski...More..

SP-BSP alliance may be a game changer in 2019
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

SP-BSP alliance may be a game changer in 2019

SP candidate Pravin Kumar Nishad got 456,437 votes while the BJP's Upendra Dutt Shukla secured 4,34,476 votes. While Phulpur was seen as a close contest after the two regional rivals joined forces, BJP wa...More..

Charter bus carrying students from Channelview crashes off I-10 in Alabama
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Charter bus carrying students from Channelview crashes off I-10 in Alabama

They were returning from a spring break trip to Disney . The cause of the crash was not immediately clear. The driver's son, Harry Caligone Jr., described his father as a positive ma with a great sense of ...More..

Ousted Trump aide McEntee is under investigation for 'serious financial crimes'
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Ousted Trump aide McEntee is under investigation for 'serious financial crimes'

The official, who requested anonymity to discuss personnel issues, said McEntee had been expected to travel with Trump - as he always does - when the President departed for a trip to California on Tuesday. But ...More..