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Murdered archbishop Óscar Romero to be made a saint

Murdered archbishop Óscar Romero to be made a saint

A leading biographer of slain Archbishop Oscar Romero says the world today needs his "example of audacity and courage" - particularly Latin America as it copes with deadly gang violence. Cardinal ...

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At Least 3 People Injured in Knife Attack in Vienna

At Least 3 People Injured in Knife Attack in Vienna

The attack took place on the large shopping street of Praterstrasse, near a subway stop in the Austrian capital. The victims have been sent to hospital but the attacker who has yet to be confirmed b...

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Longtime "Voice of the Tar Heels" Woody Durham dies at 76

Durham said in an open letter to fans in 2016 that he had been diagnosed with primary progressive aphasia , which affects language expression. "RIP to the great Woody Durham ", Bilas wrote in a tw...

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Wildfires burn 25000 acres in Kansas in two days

Wildfires burn 25000 acres in Kansas in two days

The fires this evening in Ellis County are still working fires and the Ellis County Fire Department continues to have multiple fire crews working two fires. Fire officials are asking people to sta...

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Accidental shooting at Alabama high school leaves one student near death

Accidental shooting at Alabama high school leaves one student near death

The high school was placed on lockdown and police were called. Harold Watson said two students were critically injured during the shooting at Huffman High School and taken for medical attention. A B...

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Massive water main break affecting schools, homes & businesses in DeKalb County

Massive water main break affecting schools, homes & businesses in DeKalb County

DeKalb County schools, Georgia's third-largest school system, said all of its schools - more than 100 - had chose to send children home Wednesday. The situation was so severe that authorities in DeKal...

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Best Buy's Geek Squad Has 'Close Relationship' with Federal Bureau of Investigation

Best Buy's Geek Squad Has 'Close Relationship' with Federal Bureau of Investigation

This appears to be one of the same payments at issue in the prosecution of Mark Rettenmaier , the California doctor who was charged with possession of child pornography after Best Buy sent his compu...

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$560 million Powerball winner collects money anonymously

$560 million Powerball winner collects money anonymously

The New Hampshire Lottery Commission says it will abide by the court's decision. A lawsuit filed in Hillsborough County said she made a "huge mistake" by following lottery instructions and signing h...

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Send your name to the Sun aboard NASA's Parker Solar Probe

Send your name to the Sun aboard NASA's Parker Solar Probe

Your name could soon zoom through the sun's superheated outer atmosphere, just like William Shatner's. Parker Solar Probe is an extraordinary and historic mission exploring arguably the last and mo...

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N leadership to have consultation with other parties for Senate Chairmanship: Qayyum

N leadership to have consultation with other parties for Senate Chairmanship: Qayyum

Mr Muqam alleged that PTI chairman Imran Khan and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Pervez Khattak had ignored old and ideological workers of the party and awarded Senate tickets to "stranger billiona...

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UAE Adviser Who Met With Trump Aides Is Cooperating With Mueller

UAE Adviser Who Met With Trump Aides Is Cooperating With Mueller

A former campaign aide to Donald Trump embarked on a whirlwind tour of USA newsrooms on Monday to make a number of incendiary claims prompting one host to ask him if he had been drinking. Former Nat...

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Karnataka govt, Jihadi forces in nexus: UP CM Yogi Adityanath

Karnataka govt, Jihadi forces in nexus: UP CM Yogi Adityanath

In all, 24 Hindu activists have been murdered after the Congress took over, he alleged, adding that development and security go hand in hand for a State to prosper. It shows there is something wrong...

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Britain First leaders found guilty of anti-Muslim hate crime

Britain First leaders found guilty of anti-Muslim hate crime

The judge then sentenced Fransen to 36 weeks and Golding to 18 weeks in jail, saying the crimes were "deliberately planned against targeted victims". They were arrested in May a year ago as part of ...

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Hyderabad: Vidyanagar is a fully women-operated railway station

Hyderabad: Vidyanagar is a fully women-operated railway station

Currently, of the six TTEs on the Shatabdi Express, only two are women. The officials said the staff is from Mumbai and would return with the same train. "There are more than 13 lakh railway workers...

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Rohingya crisis: United Nations envoy says refugees facing 'forced starvation'

Rohingya crisis: United Nations envoy says refugees facing 'forced starvation'

Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, in a speech to the United Nations Human Rights Council, also said reports of bulldozing of mass graves in Myanmar showed a "deliberate attempt by the authorities to destroy evi...

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Daylight Saving Time Is Coming: Clocks 'Spring Forward' This Weekend

Daylight Saving Time Is Coming: Clocks 'Spring Forward' This Weekend

Daylight Saving Time begins at 2:00 a.m. on the second Sunday in March and reverts to Standard Time on the first Sunday in November. For those who might not know, Daylight Saving Time was first enac...

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The right to bear arms is not without its limitations | Letters

The right to bear arms is not without its limitations | Letters

Former Chief Justice Warren Burger, a conservative, said the idea that there was an individual right to bear arms was "a fraud". Therefore, the Congress must meet to rewrite the Second Amendment so ...

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Trump faces last-ditch push by aides, allies to head off tariffs

Trump faces last-ditch push by aides, allies to head off tariffs

Opposition treasury spokesman Chris Bowen said about $240 million in steel exports and $70 million in aluminium sales to America were at stake. "I think there are issues that the president is trying...

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Vice President Pence to talk taxes in Lexington on Wednesday

Vice President Pence to talk taxes in Lexington on Wednesday

She said Pence, a former IN governor, "remained a strong advocate and powerful voice for states' rights and the critical issues that impact us". "Nebraska needs four more years of Gov. He says he do...

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Raptors look to clinch NBA's first playoff spot

Raptors look to clinch NBA's first playoff spot

The Hawks shot 6 for 18 in the quarter and committed eight turnovers. "We're not top of the world enough to not respect every team", Raptors coach Dwane Casey said. Atlanta's season high in turnover...

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Sweeney Proposes Surcharge on Businesses Making More Than $1 Mil.

Sweeney Proposes Surcharge on Businesses Making More Than $1 Mil.

The move is expected to bring in $657 million in new revenue for New Jersey, Sweeney said. "While we are still studying the details of the proposal, both NJBIA and the Chamber are concerned about ...

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Smoking orangutan brings more heat on Indonesian zoo accused of animal cruelty

Smoking orangutan brings more heat on Indonesian zoo accused of animal cruelty

It's picked up by the primate, who expertly puffs on it to laughter from the crowd. Substandard conditions are common at Indonesian zoos and Guciano blamed the government for being slow in establish...

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North Korea Leader To

North Korea Leader To "Vigorously Advance" Ties With South

Japan has responded cautiously to the South Korean announcement of summit talks, saying Tokyo's policy of keeping maximum pressure on North Korea is unchanged. After returning from the United States...

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The Trade Deficit Trump Wants to Fix May Only Worsen

The Trade Deficit Trump Wants to Fix May Only Worsen

He was speaking after the European Union executive met to discuss a list of 2.8 billion euros ($3.5 billion) worth of us products - from bourbon to Harley Davidson motorbikes - on which Europe could...

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'Concerning' information related to alleged serial killer triggers internal police investigation

'Concerning' information related to alleged serial killer triggers internal police investigation

Toronto police released this photo in hopes of identifying a person they believe died at the hands of suspected serial killer Bruce McArthur. The other four sets of remains are still unidentified, of...

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Saudi crown prince labelled 'architect of Yemen war'

Saudi crown prince labelled 'architect of Yemen war'

But as it emerged that the Crown Prince will be treated to what is effectively a state visit in all but name - with a trip to the PM's country home in Chequers as well as Buckingham Palace - critics...

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Johnson calls Russian Federation 'malign and disruptive force'

Johnson calls Russian Federation 'malign and disruptive force'

Raising a point of order, Mr Perkins quoted Mr Johnson's remarks and said: "If what the Foreign Secretary was saying was that it was his view that England should pull out of the World Cup , the con...

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BoC holds key rate, citing USA trade uncertainty

BoC holds key rate, citing USA trade uncertainty

The bank said it remains "cautious" about its next rate move as it ponders various downside risks to the economy. While Canada's economy is coming off a stellar 2017, the country shed a net 88,000...

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Saudi Arabia defends 'just' Yemen war ahead of Crown Prince's United Kingdom visit

Saudi Arabia defends 'just' Yemen war ahead of Crown Prince's United Kingdom visit

The program features film screenings followed by discussions with directors, art exhibitions displaying traditional and contemporary works as well as music performances and unique insights into some o...

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Jammu and Kashmir: Restrictions imposed to prevent separatist march to Shopian

Jammu and Kashmir: Restrictions imposed to prevent separatist march to Shopian

Authorities had sealed all the roads leading to Shopian district and imposed restrictions under Section 144 of the CrPC in some parts of Srinagar ahead of the "Shopian Chalo" call. "There were no re...

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