Sanders calls on Trump to come to Congress over Syria strikes

Harris said those images "should also compel the administration to rethink its misguided refugee policy and open our doors to the children and families fleeing ongoing violence and oppression in Syria and elsewhere". If the United States were t... More..

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Was President Trump's attack on Syria lawful? | Letters
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Was President Trump's attack on Syria lawful? | Letters

And number two, there were American interests on the ground, we have USA soldiers, special operations forces that are on the ground very close to chemical weapons", Todd said. The idea of the drafters of our ...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Delta says 150 more flights cancelled as storm effects linger

Due to severe weather, the airline canceled approximately 275 flights on Saturday morning and they say additional flight cancellations are likely Sunday, leaving frustrated passengers stranded during one of the...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Daniel Cormier Chokes Anthony Johnson Again in Title Rematch

The promotional ads for UFC's return to upstate NY for the first time in almost 22 years feature light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier with the belt over his shoulder on one side and challenger Anthony...More..

BC Syrian community conflicted over U.S. missile strikes
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

BC Syrian community conflicted over U.S. missile strikes

U.S. Central Command did not immediately respond to an Associated Press query on specifics of how the line was used. While Attar was "very happy that there is one less airfield" in Syria , Bennis called the m...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Greek bailout talks have made 'significant progress'

The latest review has dragged on since the middle of a year ago because of differences over pension and income tax reforms that some lenders believe Greece must undertake to put its finances on a sustainable fo...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Russia Says West Yerushalayim Capital of Israel

On the other hand, Russia's step confers legitimacy on part of Israel's declaration of Jerusalem as its capital. The Jerusalem Post said it "has learned that Moscow intends this recognition to go into effec...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Japanese prime minister applauds Trump's missile attack

The moves would potentially be considered if China does not help influence North Korea by using additional sanctions and diplomatic actions. With a limited but decisive response to Syrian President Bashar...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Equal Pay Day celebrated Tues. across US

Women are trained to understand their value and how to negotiate their pay when they're signing a contract. Sandberg's non-profit Lean In , which works in the area of gender equality, has teamed up with reta...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Tillerson cites Russian inaction as helping to fuel Syrian poison gas attack

The US as well as Britain blame Russian Federation for being "incompetent" in stopping the use of chemical weapons by the Assad regime. If it becomes clear that the Syrians and Russians will not follow their ...More..

Isolated Severe Storms Possible Today
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Isolated Severe Storms Possible Today

She was unable to get out and died. A woman also died in Glendora, Miss., when strong winds knocked a large tree onto her house Sunday night. The storm also brought hurricane-force winds, large hail and spark...More..

No fly for wearing leggings
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

No fly for wearing leggings

Anti-gun violence advocate Shannon Watts said she witnessed two teenage girls being turned away, and a 10-year-old girl having to hastily don a dress at the gate. But he said they were traveling on a United emp...More..

Xi, Trump discussed situation in Syria during meeting in US
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Xi, Trump discussed situation in Syria during meeting in US

The missile strike overshadowed the summit and also increased tension between the two countries over North Korea, as Trump signalled that he's willing to take unilateral action against a regime flouting globa...More..

Tesla sets new record for production, deliveries in the first quarter
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Tesla sets new record for production, deliveries in the first quarter

Shares in Tesla jumped 3.89% to US$289 in United States morning trading, above the all-time high close of US$286.04 on 4 September but below that day's intra-day record of US$292.42. Therefore, the upbeat fir...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Russian UN envoy accuses United States of violating worldwide law in Syria

In a message posted to the group's Facebook page, the organisation said: 'No to Trump's attacks on Syria! The conflict in Syria has now dragged on for six years, devastating the country, destabilising the reg...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

USA hits Syrian airbase, Russian Federation fumes

Zarour also said Trump's action was "confusing" because of his previous actions cutting off the flow of Syrian refugees to the U.S. "We are carefully assessing any information that would implicate the Russian...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Warplanes return to Syrian town devastated by chemical attack

The comments represented a departure from what Haley had said before the U.S. hit a Syrian airbase with 59 Tomahawk missiles on Thursday in retaliation for what it said was a chemical weapons attack by Assad's ...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

USA joins Syrian war, bombs base

We are prepared to do more. Speaking at an emergency meeting of the UN Security Council, Russian deputy UN envoy, Vladimir Safronkov, warned that consequences of such strikes for regional and global stability...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Jared Kushner meets Iraqi leader, talks battle against Daesh

Joseph Dunford for talks in Baghdad with top Iraqi military leaders. "Gen. Dunford invited Mr. Kushner and Mr. Bossert to meet with Iraqi leaders, senior US advisors, and visit with USA forces in the field ...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Trump tells Congress Syria attack ordered to protect U.S. interest

Nonetheless, Washington believes that the Syrian regime has used chemical weapon in Khan Sheikhoun massacre and, thus, it should be punished. The Syrian army said on Friday the attack had caused extensive dam...More..

Hamilton wins in China, Vettel second
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Hamilton wins in China, Vettel second

When the safety auto pitted at the end of lap seven, Hamilton led from Ricciardo, Kimi Raikkonen and Verstappen, who had made up an astonishing 11 places on the opening lap, with Vettel now down in fifth. The m...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

U.S. lawmakers vote to roll back internet privacy rules

He said the regulations picked "winners and losers", benefiting certain companies over others. The Senate had already voted to the block it. The late Obama-era privacy regulation hasn't actually taken e...More..

Thousands of protesters march across South Africa demanding President Zuma's removal
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Thousands of protesters march across South Africa demanding President Zuma's removal

His foundation posted a scathing tweet in his name: "We will pray for the downfall of a government that misrepresents us". EFF spokesperson Mbuyiseni Ndlozi says, "All members of the ANC as well are invited t...More..

'Trump can't be judged by 2013 Syria tweets'
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

'Trump can't be judged by 2013 Syria tweets'

He also thanked all of Trump's supporters and anyone who voted for him. She says: "We can not, in one breath, speak of protecting Syrian babies and in the next, close America's doors to them". It's unclear ...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Pressure on Maple Leafs going into final weekend of season

The Islanders and Lightning are each three points behind the Maple Leafs - long shots, but not mathematically eliminated - and the Lightning plays the Montreal Canadiens at 7:30 p.m. His game is just so wel...More..

Trump Takes Aim at Trade Practices
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Trump Takes Aim at Trade Practices

Ross and Peter Navarro, the director of the White House National Trade Council. President Donald Trump says he is working to help US companies and consumers with new executive orders on trade issues. The stud...More..

Hard Rock plans summer 2018 opening for Atlantic City hotel and casino
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Hard Rock plans summer 2018 opening for Atlantic City hotel and casino

The changes will include a almost $ 400 million facelift , with plans to reopen by the summer of 2018 . Florida-based Hard Rock purchased the Taj Mahal in March from billionaire investor Carl Icahn . Plans ...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Le Pen aide at center of new French 'fake job' probe

Unlike the first debate, Tuesday's featured all of the candidates ahead for the first time in French history. It followed both Mr Fillon and Mr Le Pen being humiliated by the New Anti-capitalist Party (CORR) ...More..

Greece will legislate measures agreed with lenders in coming weeks
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Greece will legislate measures agreed with lenders in coming weeks

Eurogroup head Jeroen Dijsselbloem said there was a positive mood and would report the latest progress to the ministers at talks in Valletta, the capital of Malta, which holds the EU's six-month rotating pres...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Harry Styles Will Perform a Second New Song on 'Saturday Night Live'

Adele had an, erm, pretty interesting present for Harry Styles on his 21st birthday. HS: I think it's wonderful, you know I was talking to him the other day and he's really happy, and you know, congratulations ...More..

If You're 20 and a Woman, Pay Gap Will Cost You $418K
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

If You're 20 and a Woman, Pay Gap Will Cost You $418K

It added that four-fifths (82 per cent) do not review their gender equality pay policy. In August, Professional Jeweller reported that men in the retail and wholesale sector are paid an average of £4,523 more...More..

Eight Advertisers Have Now Pulled Out
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Eight Advertisers Have Now Pulled Out

NEW YORK (AP) — Bill O'Reilly's top-rated Fox News show may be starting to feel a financial sting after allegations that he sexually harassed several women. Other organizations have shared their statements onl...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

US threatens more pressure on Syria after strikes

The attack against a Syrian air base was the first USA assault against the government of President Bashar Assad. The chemical attack prompted the U.S.to launch almost 60 Tomahawk missiles on a Syrian air base...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Governor Brown declares California drought to be officially over

Governor Jerry Brown ended the drought state of emergency in most of California Friday, garnering praise from San Diego County's Water Authority . Governor Brown has maintained water reporting requirements...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Opec, non-Opec states defer extension on cuts; Oil price slides

He has said it is too early to decide whether prolonging the deal is warranted and that the situation would be clearer in April-May. Prices for front-month Brent crude futures, the worldwide benchmark for oil...More..