DACA's future rests with Congress, courts

Supreme Court decision has effectively - and perhaps indefinitely - delayed the deadline . Among the Senate bills that failed to advance was a Trump-backed plan that would provide a pathway to citizenship for 1.8 million Dreamers - the almost 700... More..

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Delta says NRA discount was only used for 13 tickets
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Delta says NRA discount was only used for 13 tickets

Deal didn't hold a news conference or bill-signing ceremony in what amounted to an anti-climactic end to legislation that roiled the statehouse - and became part of the national debate on gun violence - throug...More..

Toronto police identify seventh set of human remains in Bruce McArthur case
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Toronto police identify seventh set of human remains in Bruce McArthur case

Idsinga previously said about 20 planters were seized from properties across the city as part of the investigation. Idsinga said the photo has been shown to several people, but attempts to identify him have f...More..

Florida House passes bill to combat opioid epidemic
by | Monday, March 05, 2018

Florida House passes bill to combat opioid epidemic

The House approved toughening Florida's ban on texting-while-driving Thursday, but the effort has been detoured by the Senate. "Holding a sitting on Saturday is the best option for both working within our e...More..

Trump jokes about his impeachment, mocks media
by | Monday, March 05, 2018

Trump jokes about his impeachment, mocks media

In a nod to his penchant for over-the-top praise of his accomplishments, Trump said, "My staff was concerned that I couldn't do self-deprecating humor". Trump told the crowd that he'd offered a ride to the dinn...More..

Del Potro victorious in Acapulco
by | Monday, March 05, 2018

Del Potro victorious in Acapulco

He was runner-up at the 2017 US Open. The Argentine won the title by battling through a tough draw that included a trio of top 10 players. Switzerland's Stefanie Vogele, ranked 183rd in the world, stunned r...More..

China hints at retaliatory steps for United States tariffs
by | Monday, March 05, 2018

China hints at retaliatory steps for United States tariffs

While that's about one-quarter of USA outlays, the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute estimates that China's actual spending is about 55% more than the officially stated figures. "If we take a l...More..

by | Monday, March 05, 2018

Coveney warns United Kingdom border proposals just "a starting point" in Brexit talks

Theresa May warned the European Union that refusing to include financial services in a trade deal after Brexit would "hurt" its own economies, but admitted the United Kingdom would lose some trade access t...More..

by | Monday, March 05, 2018

Saudi's powerful crown prince visit Egypt

Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), and Kuwait have provided billions of dollars in support since Sisi's power grab. Mohammed bin Salman, 33, was greeted by Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi ...More..

Roger Bannister, First to Run a 4-Minute Mile, Dies
by | Monday, March 05, 2018

Roger Bannister, First to Run a 4-Minute Mile, Dies

After a long and esteemed career analysing brain disorders neurological function, Sir Roger announced he had Parkinson's Disease in a 2014 interview with the BBC. Hicham El Guerrouj of Morocco set the current w...More..

US, France Call for 'Immediate' Syria Cease-fire Implementation
by | Monday, March 05, 2018

US, France Call for 'Immediate' Syria Cease-fire Implementation

Macron made his remarks during a phone call with his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rohani, according to a statement released by the French presidency. "This is the same combination of lies and indiscriminate for...More..

Syrians flee govt advances in eastern Ghouta
by | Monday, March 05, 2018

Syrians flee govt advances in eastern Ghouta

In the area, which is locked from all sides by government forces, there are about 400 thousand people in need of urgent delivery of food and basic necessities. The Syrian government and Russian Federation said ...More..

by | Sunday, March 04, 2018

North Korea threatens to 'counter' United States over military drills with the South

South Korean envoys have visited North Korea in the past, including Kim Man Bok, then director general of South Korea's National Intelligence Service (NIS), who traveled to Pyongyang with a personal letter fr...More..

Extremists attack French embassy of Burkina Faso
by | Sunday, March 04, 2018

Extremists attack French embassy of Burkina Faso

Local residents were left to wonder how their country remained vulnerable to such attacks after a raid in January 2016 claimed by al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM) and another last August by suspected jiha...More..

Video shows rescue of snowboarder buried in Tahoe-area avalanche
by | Sunday, March 04, 2018

Video shows rescue of snowboarder buried in Tahoe-area avalanche

The ski patrol says he was buried for six minutes. Squaw Valley Ski Patrol and Alpine Meadows Ski Patrol immediately responded to the scene and were joined by Placer County Sheriff's Office , North Tahoe...More..

Atlas V rocket scheduled to launch today
by | Sunday, March 04, 2018

Atlas V rocket scheduled to launch today

Geostationary means the satellite's orbit is in sync with the rotation of the earth, so it stays hovering over one spot of the planet. The first satellite of the GOES series was launched in 1975, and since th...More..

People Arrested During Immigration Sweep In California
by | Sunday, March 04, 2018

People Arrested During Immigration Sweep In California

Despite the warning from Oakland's Mayor, ICE was able to successfully arrest at least 150 illegal aliens in Northern California. In a statement responding to Schaaf's Twitter warning, ICE Acting Director...More..

Mandatory evacuations ordered for Santa Barbara Coast
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Mandatory evacuations ordered for Santa Barbara Coast

The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office issued a Recommended Evacuation Warning at 8 a.m. for the Thomas, Sherpa and Whittier burn areas in Santa Barbara, Goleta, Montecito, Summerland and Carpinteria. Brow...More..

USA presses first-ever sale of anti-tank missiles to Ukraine
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

USA presses first-ever sale of anti-tank missiles to Ukraine

The State Department had previously discussed a plan for the sale in December, but only now formally approved it. The Defense Security Cooperation Agency also said in its official notice that "this proposed s...More..

Gilu Joseph's breast feeding magazine cover courts legal trouble
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Gilu Joseph's breast feeding magazine cover courts legal trouble

Reportedly, the 27-year-old model did this bold photoshoot to normalise the issue of breastfeeding in public. But since she believes that only she has a right over her body, and that only she can decide what sh...More..

by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Trump's top communications aide and trusted adviser resigns

Numerous departures have come from the top of the heap, a most recent one being senior adviser Rob Porter who left in disgrace over abuse allegations from two former wives. It's no secret the White House ha...More..

Trump thrives on chaos; White House staff pays the price
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Trump thrives on chaos; White House staff pays the price

Aides believed they had succeeded in getting Trump to back down and hoped to keep television cameras away from an event with industry executives so the president couldn't make a surprise announcement. Kushner...More..

Turkey Sends Special Forces for Next Stage of Afrin Aggression
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Turkey Sends Special Forces for Next Stage of Afrin Aggression

Turkey launched a military offensive last month in Syria's Afrin region against the Kurdish YPG militia, the PYD's armed affiliate, which it deems a menace on its border. "The decision will not impact our Olive...More..

Saudi Crown Prince: Anti-corruption campaign was 'shock therapy' to kingdom
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Saudi Crown Prince: Anti-corruption campaign was 'shock therapy' to kingdom

For three years, Saudi Arabia has led a coalition of nations in a military campaign in Yemen against the armed Houthi movement, which has ties to Iran, Saudi Arabia's chief rival. The war has claimed lives of...More..

Pakistan's ruling PML-N appoints Shahbaz Sharif as new chief
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Pakistan's ruling PML-N appoints Shahbaz Sharif as new chief

The PML-N will keep this verdict in mind while selecting its Punjab chief. PM Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, Maryam Nawaz, Hamza Shehbaz Sharif , Punjab Governor Rafiq Rajwan, Tallal Chaudhry, Railways Minister Khawa...More..