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Hurricane names Harvey, Irma, Maria retired; 2018 names announced

Hurricane names Harvey, Irma, Maria retired; 2018 names announced

New names are added after others are retired, otherwise, names are reused every six years. The committee also selected the replacement names as Harold, Idalia, Margot and Nigel. Irma went on to trac...

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Netanyahu Warns Iran Not to Retaliate Against Israel's Airstrike on Syrian Airbase

Senior Israeli defense officials told prominent journalist Ben Caspit that Syrian dictator and Iran-ally Bashar "Assad's regime and Assad himself will disappear from the map and the world if the Ira...

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Cynthia Nixon asks supporters to donate $4.20 after pledge to legalize marijuana

Cynthia Nixon asks supporters to donate $4.20 after pledge to legalize marijuana

We believe that cannabis producers "represent the next wave of outsized returns for investors" once the halo of legalization in Canada fades. In 2016, he lent his support to the referendum that led ...

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Kathua rape case: Mehbooba Mufti assures justice to be delivered

Kathua rape case: Mehbooba Mufti assures justice to be delivered

Singh is reportedly the first minister from the Bharatiya Janata Party-led central government to react on the incident. "If you don't demand Asifa get justice, you belong to nothing". All we have be...

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Turkey's Erdogan will speak to Russia's Putin on Syria crisis

Turkey's Erdogan will speak to Russia's Putin on Syria crisis

And in recent months, Turkey has worked closely with Russian Federation despite their differences. "We are very uncomfortable that some countries, which rely on their military power, are turning Syr...

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SC refuses to annul marriage

SC refuses to annul marriage

The apex court will hear the case again in the first week of May. The woman had fled after her wedding ceremony as she did not approve of her marriage. "We can only help her, protect her", the CJI s...

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France 'has proof' Assad used chemical weapons

France 'has proof' Assad used chemical weapons

Mr Macron said he has been talking regularly this week with US President Donald Trump about the most effective response. Also on Thursday, the UN Security Council is to hold an emergency meeti...

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Liverpool Fans Debate Whether Phil Coutinho Should Get a UCL Winner's Medal

Liverpool Fans Debate Whether Phil Coutinho Should Get a UCL Winner's Medal

Here is a look at how Liverpool fans took pleasure in their former players' struggles. However, he will have to rely on his former club firing on all cylinders if they are to lift the famous "Big Ea...

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N.Korea to convene parliament on Wednesday

N.Korea to convene parliament on Wednesday

Cyber Anakin also claims to have hacked the website for the USA branch of the Korean Friendship Association, a pro-regime group that publishes pro-Pyongyang articles and promotes holidays in North Ko...

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Taj Mahal minarets damaged in powerful storm

Taj Mahal minarets damaged in powerful storm

The 12-foot metal pillar at the Darwaza-e-Rauza gate collapsed as wind speeds crossed 100 kmph, NDTV reported. An ownership battle has begun between two authorities as ASI, which maintains the ico...

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Trump said to be reviewing Trans-Pacific Partnership in major trade U-turn

Trump said to be reviewing Trans-Pacific Partnership in major trade U-turn

While the speech offered little new policy and made no mention of Trump, Xi affirmed or expanded on proposals to increase imports, lower foreign-ownership limits on manufacturing and expand protection...

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Macron says has 'proof' of Syrian chemical attack, vows response

Macron says has 'proof' of Syrian chemical attack, vows response

He didn't elaborate on exactly what that proof is. Macron stressed that he is in close contact with US President Donald Trump , and added that they will decide on their response at a time when ...

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Comey reportedly calls Trump a 'mob boss' in an upcoming interview

Comey reportedly calls Trump a 'mob boss' in an upcoming interview

A teaser of the exchange with ABC News suggests he referred to Trump as a "mob boss ". Within minutes of his firing in May, former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey received a c...

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Tabloid paid $30K to spike story alleging Trump love child

Tabloid paid $30K to spike story alleging Trump love child

He claimed the tabloid later chose to spike the story because it could not verify Sajudin's account, and released the ex-doorman from his contract - just after the 2016 election. Six former A.M.I. emp...

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The road ahead for Bengal after Calcutta HC suspends panchayat poll process

The road ahead for Bengal after Calcutta HC suspends panchayat poll process

The polls are scheduled to be held in three phases on May 1, 3 and 5. After the BJP filed a plea in the Supreme Court asking it to extend the last date for nominations, the bench asked the party to ap...

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Palestinian in Israeli sniper video opens up about his ordeal

Palestinian in Israeli sniper video opens up about his ordeal

The Jerusalem Post compared the attack to the case of a military medic - dubbed the "Hebron shooter" - who was sentenced to 18 months in prison previous year for killing an already incapacitated Pa...

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Family missing after SUV sinks into California river, police say

Family missing after SUV sinks into California river, police say

Lisa's sister Joanne and father John pictured at the damaged family home with some of Lisa's belongings recovered from the fire. "Hopefully there will be some pictures of Lisa there", he said. No one ...

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Arkansas Woman Identified in OH 37 Years After Death

Arkansas Woman Identified in OH 37 Years After Death

The autopsy concluded the victim was killed by strangulation and blunt force trauma, and also suffered a laceration to her liver. The breakthrough came on April 9, 2018 when the Miami Valley Regiona...

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UN Ambassadors visit Auschwitz on Holocaust Remembrance Day

More than 220,000 Holocaust survivors now live in Israel, according to the Israeli Finance Ministry. On Wednesday, President TrumpDonald John TrumpWoman "dabs" as Trump signs sex trafficking bill ...

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Florida school shooting suspect wants victims to have his inheritance

Florida school shooting suspect wants victims to have his inheritance

Cruz has been represented at taxpayer expense since the shooting on February 14th in which 17 people were killed. Cruz has been indicted on 17 counts of first-degree murder and 17 counts of attemp...

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Syria repositions air assets ahead of possible US strikes

Syria repositions air assets ahead of possible US strikes

President Donald Trump condemned the "heinous attack on innocent Syrians with banned chemical weapons" as other Western countries, including the United Kingdom and France, pledged to contribute to a r...

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Afghanistan: 25 Taliban killed in attack on govt compound

Afghanistan: 25 Taliban killed in attack on govt compound

Militants also burned parts of the district headquarters following rocket attacks, the official said, adding the situation has been brought under control and the militants have been evicted from the a...

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High Wind and Fire Danger 4-11-18

High Wind and Fire Danger 4-11-18

Overnight lows will drop down into the low to mid 60's, skies will be cloudy with those winds from the south. Highs will warm into the mid 70s today , about 20 degrees warmer than yesterday. Mostly c...

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Iniesta: Roma defeat may be my last Champions League tie

Those rumours are certain to intensify after the 33-year-old admitted he might have played in the Champions League for the last time. Graham Hunter joined Wednesday's OTB AM to reflect on a dram...

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World chemical watchdog, OPCW, to release statement on spy poisoning on Thursday

World chemical watchdog, OPCW, to release statement on spy poisoning on Thursday

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson reacted to the OPCW findings saying: "The Kremlin must give answers". "There can be no doubt what was used and there remains no alternative explanation abou...

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ETX hospital issues statement after former nurse charged with murder

ETX hospital issues statement after former nurse charged with murder

The nursing board alleges that Davis did the same thing again in November, this time resulting in a patient having a stroke five minutes later. Tyler police spokeswoman Jenny Wells says there are "n...

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Winter just won't end: Snow, freezing rain forecasted for Montreal

Winter just won't end: Snow, freezing rain forecasted for Montreal

So, if there's a storm this weekend, it also has the potential to be risky and cause widespread effects and tough travel. Potential brief freezing rain this morning. Precipitation may start as rain,...

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US, Russia trade rhetoric, edge toward showdown over Syria

US, Russia trade rhetoric, edge toward showdown over Syria

Nullifying this statement and calling it baseless Syrian ambassador to the United Nations in Geneva Edin Aala said, " The incident had been "staged". "This line exists and it's in an active state, '...

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Azerbaijan CEC: Ilham Aliyev re-elected with 86% of votes

Azerbaijan CEC: Ilham Aliyev re-elected with 86% of votes

Russian President Vladimir Putin has sent a congratulatory telegram to Ilham Aliyev on the occasion of his re-election to the post of the president of Azerbaijan , the Kremlin press service said on...

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Cauvery issue: Pro-Tamil activist show PM Modi black flags

Cauvery issue: Pro-Tamil activist show PM Modi black flags

From there, he took a one-kilometre ride by vehicle to the neighbouring Adyar Cancer Institute for an event. Addressing the Diamond Jubilee celebrations of the Adyar Cancer Institute here, Modi sa...

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