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Winter Olympic Games: Slovenia's Ziga Jeglic suspended after testing positive

Winter Olympic Games: Slovenia's Ziga Jeglic suspended after testing positive

This is the third positive doping test at these Olympics, following that of a Japanese reserve speedskater and Alexander Krushelnitsky , an Olympic Athlete from Russian Federation who won bronze in m...

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Prayer vigil for Parkland school shooting victims

Prayer vigil for Parkland school shooting victims

The FBI acknowledged it failed to act on a tip-off to its hotline that Nikolas Cruz had a "desire to kill". A person close to Cruz called the FBI's tip line on January 5 and provided information...

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White House announces Trump back-flip on gun controls

Also on Monday, the White House announced that the President supports efforts to improve the federal background check system for gun purchases. The bipartisan bill , if introduced, will require sta...

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Syrians 'mentally preparing to die' as bombs rain on Eastern Ghouta

Syrians 'mentally preparing to die' as bombs rain on Eastern Ghouta

The rescue service, which operates in rebel territory, said strikes killed 20 people and wounded dozens in the town of Hammouriyeh alone on Monday. The Eastern Ghouta region - the last rebel-contr...

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Michael Gove to nurture rural broadband with £2bn of farming subsidies

Michael Gove to nurture rural broadband with £2bn of farming subsidies

But Mr Gove, who has recast himself as an eco-warrior since being brought back to the Cabinet past year, will insist that animal welfare standards will not be cut when Britain quits the bloc. Mr Gove'...

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Patrick Brown launches new campaign

Patrick Brown launches new campaign

Speaking at the campaign event, Brown thanked his friends, family, and supporters for their words of encouragement after the allegations were levelled against him. Brown, meanwhile, characterized the ...

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Man featured on 'Trump Dating' site has child sex conviction

Man featured on 'Trump Dating' site has child sex conviction

However, LGBT lonely hearts will have to look elsewhere to find their America First romance - the site only allows users to sign up as "straight man" or "straight woman". With Trump.Dating, users do...

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Medical Organizations Demand Trump, Congress Restore CDC Research Funds for Gun Violence

Medical Organizations Demand Trump, Congress Restore CDC Research Funds for Gun Violence

It can not ignore suicide, domestic violence and other routine gun deaths that kill dozens of Americans every day. America, ranking 30th in math and 19th in science out of the 35 members of the Organi...

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At UN, Abbas calls on world leaders to recognize Palestinian state

At UN, Abbas calls on world leaders to recognize Palestinian state

He said his proposed "multilateral global mechanism" should lead to full United Nations membership for the state of Palestine, mutual recognition of Israel and a Palestinian state, and the creation ...

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Gujarat municipal polls: BJP retains most seats; Congress improves tally

Gujarat municipal polls: BJP retains most seats; Congress improves tally

Live: Gujarat Municipality Polls Results, BJP grabbed around 47 seats out of 75 Nagar Palikas: - Well, you don't maybe see it but still, the buzz and hype are positive for the BJP in India and people...

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Student Reports Potential Threat At South Lyon High School

Student Reports Potential Threat At South Lyon High School

Many parents were upset that they were not notified of the active situation by authorities, and instead found out from their scared and anxious children. The Springettsbury Township Police Department...

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Sumatra's Mount Sinabung volcano erupts, sending ash 5km into sky

Sumatra's Mount Sinabung volcano erupts, sending ash 5km into sky

Indonesia has more than 120 active volcanoes. Mount Sinabung sits on the Pacific Ring of Fire, a seismic activity belt stretching around the Pacific Ocean basin. Indonesia's Mount Sinabung erupted Mo...

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AAP says its leaders attacked, Delhi CS made casteist remarks

AAP says its leaders attacked, Delhi CS made casteist remarks

According to police sources, the complaint has been registered under sections that include assault on public servant, voluntarily causing hurt, obstructing a public servant from performing his duty an...

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Spin the bottle game among newest allegations against female lawmaker

Spin the bottle game among newest allegations against female lawmaker

The Assembly Rules Committee earlier this month announced it was investigating charges brought by Daniel Fierro, a former aide to another state lawmaker. Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia has been accused...

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Top court rejects challenge to California gun waiting period

Top court rejects challenge to California gun waiting period

Scolding his colleagues for not taking up the case, Thomas wrote in his dissent that the "Second Amendment is a disfavored right in this court". Lawyers for the challengers argued in court papers, "...

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India urges Maldives to restore democracy

India urges Maldives to restore democracy

This month the Supreme Court overturned verdicts against nine opposition figures, including former President Mohamed Nasheed, and reinstated 12 opposition members of parliament. But South Asian Speake...

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Thai court gives Japanese man custody of 13 surrogate children

Thai court gives Japanese man custody of 13 surrogate children

Sam Everingham is global director for Families Through Surrogacy, a non-profit surrogacy agency. Thailand was rocked by several surrogacy scandals in 2014, including allegations that an Australian c...

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Oxfam apologises to Haiti government over sex scandal

Oxfam apologises to Haiti government over sex scandal

He is facing questions from MPs on the International Development Committee about the sexual misconduct of some staff after the 2010 Haiti quake. Oxfam denies covering up the findings of its internal...

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Russians injured in recent clash in Syria were not servicemen - Foreign Ministry

Russians injured in recent clash in Syria were not servicemen - Foreign Ministry

The coalition claimed that it carried out airstrikes against "Syrian pro-regime forces" that launched an "unprovoked attack" on Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces' headquarters and killed an estimat...

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Dallas politician wants NRA to move annual convention to another city

Dallas politician wants NRA to move annual convention to another city

The PID, as it's referred to, is funded by Dallas hotels with more than 100 rooms, and every year they're supposed to kick in 2 percent of their room rentals , with some of money going toward lurin...

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Nigeria Ranks 11th In Global Death Of Newborns

Nigeria Ranks 11th In Global Death Of Newborns

Babies born in the world's poorest countries, a lot of them in Africa, still face "alarming" risks of death that can be 50 times as high as those in the richest countries, according to a UNICEF repor...

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UK Not Looking For

UK Not Looking For "Race To The Bottom" After Brexit, Davis Says

However Mr Davis will insist the Government will continue its track record of high standards outside the European Union and had no intention of engaging in a new "race to the bottom". "Frankly, the ...

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Iran told to recover cost of war in Syria

Iran told to recover cost of war in Syria

In recent weeks, U.S. and Israeli officials have put forward allegations about Iran's military presence in Syria. While Zarif did acknowledge that Iran does send military advisers to Syria, he maint...

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Schools on lockdown after student shot himself in Ohio

Schools on lockdown after student shot himself in Ohio

Schools in the Jackson Local School District in Ohio's Stark County were on lockdown Tuesday after a student shot himself, CBS Cleveland affiliate WOIO reports . Photos shared on social media show ...

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This is why gun owners are destroying their weapons on camera

This is why gun owners are destroying their weapons on camera

But after a 19-year-old used an AR-15 to kill 17 people at a high school in Florida last Wednesday, Pappalardo said that he had enough. I mean, think about it, is the right to own this weapon more ...

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Missing Uber driver reportedly placed mysterious 911 call

Missing Uber driver reportedly placed mysterious 911 call

Joshua Thiede is seen in an undated photo released by his family on February 17, 2018. "I got frightened when I saw the 911 [call] and called police", she said . Theide worked as both a Lyft and Uber...

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US teams in position to medal in Ice Dancing

US teams in position to medal in Ice Dancing

The 6-1 loss to Sweden in the final game seemed less important than the cheering fans who stayed to watch the players raise their sticks in farewell. "I knew (the last shot) was a tiny bit tighter l...

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Trump rebukes Mcmaster for not defending 2016 election result

Trump rebukes Mcmaster for not defending 2016 election result

Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) now agree that former President Barack Obama bears significant blame for Russia's meddling in the 2016 USA presidential election, Trump noted in tweets early Sunday. Pr...

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Rainfall warning in effect for Windsor-Essex and Chatham-Kent

Rainfall warning in effect for Windsor-Essex and Chatham-Kent

On Tuesday morning, the city closed the northbound lanes of Bayview Avenue between Nesbitt Drive and Moore Avenue due to flooding . "If visibility is reduced while driving, slow down, watch for tai...

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Mueller Has Expanded Investigation Of Kushner

Mueller Has Expanded Investigation Of Kushner

It wasn't immediately known what Mueller hopes to find out about Kushner's contacts with foreign investors. Russian Federation already looking to interfere in 2018 midterms Dems pick up deep-red legis...

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