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Potato farmer case: PepsiCo offers 'out-of-court' settlement with conditions

Potato farmer case: PepsiCo offers 'out-of-court' settlement with conditions

Terming as "brazenly wrong" PepsiCo's legal action against Gujarat farmers for growing a variety of potatoes "registered" by the company, senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel Saturday said corporate...

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Suspect in custody after five bodies found in two homes

Suspect in custody after five bodies found in two homes

Investigators now say Michael Cummins, who they are calling in a person of interest, is in custody. Police have said Michael Cummins is wanted in connection to the multiple homicides that occurred i...

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New footage released of suspect believed to have shot journalist

New footage released of suspect believed to have shot journalist

United Kingdom prime minister Theresa May and her Irish counterpart Leo Varadkar have agreed to establish a new five-week process aimed at restoring the Northern Ireland executive for the first ti...

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IS says its fighters behind police clashes in Sri Lanka

IS says its fighters behind police clashes in Sri Lanka

The government has said they were carried out by nine well-educated Sri Lankans, eight of whom have been identified. More security footage has emerged of suspected terrorists in Sri Lanka's Easter b...

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Canadian capital Ottawa declares state of emergency as waters swell

Canadian capital Ottawa declares state of emergency as waters swell

About 1,800 people have so far been forced from their homes. In southern New Brunswick, a bit of relief is in sight for flood-weary residents, with the latest forecast calling for waters to slowly...

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Mom says 3 of her kids left injured after police shooting

Mom says 3 of her kids left injured after police shooting

The detectives were "attempting to make contact" with Smith at a community food centerFriday when "shots were fired" at 400 W. Bissell St., state authorities said in a news release. What prompted the ...

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15 die as Sri Lanka forces raid militant hideout

15 die as Sri Lanka forces raid militant hideout

Police said they seized dozens of sticks of dynamite, an IS flag and uniforms similar to those worn by the eight fighters who appeared in the video , which was released two days after the attacks . ...

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Winter Weather Advisory for parts of southeast Wisconsin

Winter Weather Advisory for parts of southeast Wisconsin

Charlie Romines, the Madison Streets Superintendent, said if the trucks are used, they will plow the snow off the main streets in the city and keep them open during the storm. A quick-hitting weather ...

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4 dead, 3 injured after crane falls on traffic in Seattle

4 dead, 3 injured after crane falls on traffic in Seattle

Several others were treated at the scene and released. The crane at the South Lake Union project collapsed near Interstate 5 shortly before 3.30pm and crushed five cars below, according to the Seatt...

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Trump denies paying North Korea $2M for US detainee's care

Trump denies paying North Korea $2M for US detainee's care

Warmbier was in a comatose state at the time of his release from North Korean custody and died a few days after returning to the US. The Washington Post first reported the demand. The Warmbiers ...

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Children Among 15 Killed In Raids On ISIS Hideout In Sri Lanka

Authorities have so far focused their investigations on global links to two domestic groups they believe carried out the attacks , NTJ and Jammiyathul Millathu Ibrahim. They announced Friday that he ...

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Judges: Michigan must redraw congressional, legislative maps

Judges: Michigan must redraw congressional, legislative maps

Their ruling specifically ordered the legislature to redraw 34 of the Wolverine State's 162 congressional and legislative districts because their present lines "ensured that Republicans could enjoy ...

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4 injured in shooting at San Diego synagogue, man detained

4 injured in shooting at San Diego synagogue, man detained

It is reported Rabbi Yisorel Goldstein, who founded the Chabad center in 1986 was shot. "There are injuries. This is a developing situation", the San Diego County Sheriff's Department said in a mess...

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Memes Steal Melania Trump's Thunder as White House Tweets Odd Birthday Card

Memes Steal Melania Trump's Thunder as White House Tweets Odd Birthday Card

Every breath she takes, every move she makes: just as in The Police famous song, vigilant social media users are watching every step Melania Trump takes very closely, having basically turned the US ...

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World is sadder, angrier than ever before, study finds

World is sadder, angrier than ever before, study finds

Despite its status as the most wealthy and powerful nation in the world, America's population is among the most stressed. These stress numbers were higher than people interviewed in Chad, which was ...

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US Navy drafting guidelines for reporting UFO sightings

US Navy drafting guidelines for reporting UFO sightings

As the increase of sightings of unidentified aircraft rise, the U.S Navy is now in the process of developing guidelines in reporting such encounters . The subject of unidentified flying objects, or...

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Pentagon IG Clears Acting Secretary Shanahan of Ethics Wrongdoing

Pentagon IG Clears Acting Secretary Shanahan of Ethics Wrongdoing

The inspector general's office said the meeting didn't violate Shanahan's ethical obligations. Progressive watchdog group Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW) last month fil...

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South Africa Floods: Death Toll Rises To 60 | Social

South Africa Floods: Death Toll Rises To 60 | Social

National government said it was deeply saddened by the deaths and was working around the clock to alleviate the impact of the extreme weather conditions on communities and to bring the lives of the ...

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WaPo poll: Support for impeachment drops to 37%

WaPo poll: Support for impeachment drops to 37%

Asked their view of whether the report cleared Trump of all wrongdoing, 53 percent of Americans say it did not while 31 percent say it did. House Democratic leaders have said they will pursue va...

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FBI, IRS searching Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh's home, business and City Hall

FBI, IRS searching Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh's home, business and City Hall

The FBI confirmed that agents from the FBI Baltimore Office and the IRS Criminal Division are executing court-authorized search warrants. The affidavit underlying the search warrants used by feder...

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Air India Server Down for Six Hours, Operations Impacted Globally

Air India Server Down for Six Hours, Operations Impacted Globally

During this time period, thousands of Air India passengers were stranded at airports globally as the airline staff was unable to issue a boarding pass to them. Lohani said that Air India uses a pass...

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China protests as French warship passes through Taiwan Strait

China protests as French warship passes through Taiwan Strait

The United States has frequently sent warships near Chinese-occupied features in the South China Sea, where China has been reclaiming land for runways and ports. "China's military sent navy ships ...

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Lighthizer, Mnuchin to hold trade talks next week in Beijing -White House

Lighthizer, Mnuchin to hold trade talks next week in Beijing -White House

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner. USA trade representative Robert Lighthizer and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin will lead a US delegation to China next week to resume t...

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China's Xi says Belt and Road must be green, sustainable

China's Xi says Belt and Road must be green, sustainable

Addressing the discussion, which was attended by 37 heads of state and government including the other nine Asean leaders, and hosted by Chinese President Xi Jinping, PM Lee said the BRI has deepened...

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Minor explosion reported in Sri Lanka's capital

Minor explosion reported in Sri Lanka's capital

The surveillance was beefed up immediately after the reports of explosions emerged in Sri Lanka on Sunday, the report said, citing aim to hinder any security threat from sneaking into India by sea...

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Thousands gather in Gallipoli for Anzac Day after terror plot is foiled

Thousands gather in Gallipoli for Anzac Day after terror plot is foiled

The Duke of Gloucester attended the service, and the dawn ceremony as well, in his role as Colonel-in-Chief of the Royal New Zealand Army Medical Corps; while Sir Tim Laurence, husband of Princess Ann...

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Sri Lanka to restructure police, security force leadership: President

Sri Lanka to restructure police, security force leadership: President

He had also emphasised that the state of emergency which was declared yesterday will not be misused against the people. "We believe that one of the suicide bombers studied in the United Kingdom and ...

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$5M bond set for parents of slain Illinois boy

$5M bond set for parents of slain Illinois boy

Freund is similarly charged with first-degree murder, aggravated battery, aggravated domestic battery and failure to report a missing child, in addition to concealment of a homicide. They are each cha...

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Man tosses cellphone, removed from Donald Trump speech to NRA

Man tosses cellphone, removed from Donald Trump speech to NRA

The White House said later in a statement that Trump will ask the Senate to return it. The NRA has long opposed the treaty, which was approved by the United Nations General Assembly in April 2...

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Fake German heiress convicted of conning banks in NY

Fake German heiress convicted of conning banks in NY

Anna faces up to 15 years in prison for the second-degree grand larceny charge. "As proven at trial, Anna Sorokin committed real white-collar felonies over the course of her lengthy masquerade", Mr ...

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