Hundreds evacuated from New Zealand town after levee fails

Local authorities declared a state of emergency after the levee failed Thursday morning, flooding sections of Edgecumbe on the North Island. Floodwaters are still surging in Australian towns south of where Cyclone Debbie roared ashore. He said so... More..

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Woman falls off California's highest bridge while taking selfie
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Woman falls off California's highest bridge while taking selfie

There is no word on her condition or on the injuries she sustained in the fall. The group of women had been travelling across a walkway under the actual bridge itself when the incident occurred, but the local...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Obama aide Susan Rice denies using intel to spy on Trump advisers

Trump also said that other Obama administration officials may have been involved in the "unmasking" of the officials' identities . "I think it's going to be the biggest story", Trump told The New York Ti...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Cavs' Thompson injures thumb, ends NBA playing streak

With a win on Tuesday evening over the Orlando Magic, the Cleveland Cavaliers have zoomed back into a tie for the No. 1 seed alongside the Boston Celtics. Smith was back after missing almost three months follow...More..

Wife of kidnapping suspect Cummins files for divorce
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Wife of kidnapping suspect Cummins files for divorce

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation on Thursday obtained surveillance images from a Walmart on the Interstate 240 East Service Road in Oklahoma City . According to TBI, there have been about 1,100 tips so ...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

President Trump Meets With China's Xi Jinping

Abe also told reporters at his official residence that he was watching to see how China would respond to Pyongyang after President Xi Jinping meets with Trump at the US leader's Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida. ...More..

Trump, declining to provide evidence, says thinks Obama adviser Rice committed crime
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Trump, declining to provide evidence, says thinks Obama adviser Rice committed crime

During an appearance on MSBNC Tuesday , former national security adviser Susan Rice unconvincingly called accusations that she had requested that the identities of then-candidate Trump and his associates b...More..

People Who Oppose Putin STILL Ending Up Dead In The Streets
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

People Who Oppose Putin STILL Ending Up Dead In The Streets

A Ukrainian police expert seizes a gun at the scene where former Russian MP Denis Voronenkov was shot. Today, on March 23, in the center of Kiev around noon, unknown people shot the former deputy of the ill...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Led coalition: 229 civilian deaths since start of anti-ISIS fight

NBC news reports indicate that there was no confirmation from the USA military regarding the Iraqi operation. There are reports that the big boss Baghdadi has been wounded and is recuperating in the vicinity ...More..

Former Russian Lawmaker and Putin Critic Gunned Down in Broad Daylight
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Former Russian Lawmaker and Putin Critic Gunned Down in Broad Daylight

Denys Voronenkov, accompanied by a state-provided bodyguard, was gunned down in a volley of bullets about 11:30 a. m. on March 23 as he was walking outside Kyiv's Premier Palace Hotel near the corner of Taras...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

SpaceX's reused Falcon 9 rocket launch was a success

US space firm SpaceX is attempting to make history on Thursday with the first launch of an already-used Falcon 9 rocket into space. The Falcon 9 rocket lifted off from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida ...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Gorsuch Showdown: Senate on the Verge of Triggering Historic 'Nuclear Option'

Republicans like South Carolina's Sen. President Trump has a right to his nominee, who they believe has an impeccable record and temperament - and indeed is supported by notable Democrats outside the Senate, as...More..

Footage of UK PM May's evacuation after London terror attack published
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Footage of UK PM May's evacuation after London terror attack published

This is an undated photo released by the Metropolitan Police of Khalid Masood. Eight people have been arrested so far, and six addresses raided across London , Birmingham and elsewhere on Wednesday night, ...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

St Petersburg metro bomber identified as Kyrgyz man

The Kremlin said Merkel, Hollande and Putin "stressed the need to intensify cooperation in order to counter terrorism which is a common threat for all nations" and agreed to improve intelligence sharing. Forty-...More..

USA revives talks of moving Tel Aviv embassy to Jerusalem
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

USA revives talks of moving Tel Aviv embassy to Jerusalem

But he and Haley have repudiated the critical vote and he has appointed an ambassador to Israel-David Friedman-with a history of skepticism toward a two-state peace deal. That commitment included a policy of co...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Residents warned to be wary of storm alerts

Breezy southerly winds between 5-15 miles per hour can be expected before the storms arrive. A watch is issued when conditions are favorable for those conditions, whether it's a severe storm or a tornado , t...More..

Russian Federation 'tried to hijack USA election', says U.S. senator
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Russian Federation 'tried to hijack USA election', says U.S. senator

Moscow denies attempting to influence the election, and Trump has dismissed suggestions of links with Moscow as Democratic sour grapes about his surprise November defeat of Hillary Clinton. The Russian governme...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Syrian people do not want Assad in power: U.S. envoy to UN

Asked what the usa would do if China doesn't cooperate, Haley said: "China has to cooperate". The US ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley, told ABC's "This Week", that President Trump's less confrontational ...More..

Kansas Senate committee advances plan for 'flat' income tax
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Kansas Senate committee advances plan for 'flat' income tax

The Republican governor privately pledged to Republican legislative leaders that he wouldn't veto bills featuring the "sin tax" hikes and transition to a 4.6 percent state income tax for all taxpayers. Presiden...More..

North Korea fires missile ahead of Trump summit with Xi
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

North Korea fires missile ahead of Trump summit with Xi

Trump has said he wants to break with the Obama administration's approach of "strategic patience" toward North Korea, in which the USA refused to directly negotiate with leader Kim Jong Un until he gave up his ...More..

Kirkuk council votes for referendum on joining Iraqi Kurdistan
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Kirkuk council votes for referendum on joining Iraqi Kurdistan

The referendum decision comes just a week after the council voted in favor of flying the Kurdish flag on municipal buildings in the city of Kirkuk. "There are Kurds, Arabs, Turkmen, Christians and others in Kir...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Authorities investigating St Petersburg subway bombing arrest seven suspected IS recruiters

Earlier, Kyrgyzstan's State Committee for National Security (GKNB) also identified the possible perpetrator of the attack as Akbarzhon Dzhalilov, "a person of Kyrgyz origin", who had acquired Russian citizens...More..

Father loses term time holiday battle at Supreme Court
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Father loses term time holiday battle at Supreme Court

In a judgment clarifying what "regular" attendance at school means, they allowed an appeal by Isle of Wight education chiefs against an earlier ruling that Mr Platt had not acted unlawfully. "Any educational sy...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Jared Kushner went to Iraq, and there are photos to prove it

New Delhi may be grappling with that question as news that President Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner has flown out to Iraq on Monday with top USA military officials to review the fight again...More..

Millions in Southeast at risk of high winds, tornadoes and large hail
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Millions in Southeast at risk of high winds, tornadoes and large hail

Copeland says he's still working up courage to go outside and look at his pickup truck, which he fears was damaged by ice balls right after he made a $550 payment on it. Multiple Alabama schools have also annou...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Vladimir Putin's, Donald Trump's, Mr Modi's: France's Le Pen

French political risk should not be "downplayed", the analysts said, adding that a victory for Le Pen is not impossible and would not be "benign". "I think it's unfair and even stupid", the French politician sa...More..

Steve Bannon removed from National Security Council
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Steve Bannon removed from National Security Council

Secretary of Energy Rick Perry was elevated to the National Security Council's top committee amid Trump's NSC shakeup Wednesday, McClatchy reported . In the new memo, Bannon's role is no longer included in...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

James dominates as Cavs beat Celtics 114-91 in East showdown

A triple-double is the achievement of double-digit totals in three of the five key statistical categories - points, assists, rebounds, blocks and steals - and is regarded as a barometer of all-round versatility...More..

Hundreds march in Amsterdam to support beaten gay couple
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Hundreds march in Amsterdam to support beaten gay couple

In response to the attack, parliament members Alexander Pechtold , leader of liberal-democratic party D66 and party member and financial specialist Wouter Koolmees chose to hold hands to show support for the ...More..

France's 11 candidates to face off in major election debate
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

France's 11 candidates to face off in major election debate

The poll was partly taken after Tuesday's four-hour debate, the second during the campaign, but the first to include all 11 candidates. A messy-haired Ford auto factory worker in a baggy sweater stole the lim...More..

US threatens unilateral action if UN fails to act on Syria
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

US threatens unilateral action if UN fails to act on Syria

But his principal backer, Russia, said a Syrian airstrike hit a rebel chemical weapons stockpile, resulting in collateral damage. Early U.S. assessments showed the use of chlorine gas and traces of the nerve ...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

All options are on the table, USA on NKorea

During a military parade in April 2012, North Korea's military displayed a mockup of a mobile ICBM system referred to as the Hwasong-13 (designated by the USA as the KN-08). Even though many efforts have faile...More..

Russian Opposition Leader Arrested During Anti-Putin Rally
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Russian Opposition Leader Arrested During Anti-Putin Rally

Navalny called for the nationwide protests after he published reports claiming that Medvedev controlled mansions, yachts and vineyards - a fortune that suggests income that far outstrips his official salary...More..

Trump Chief Strategist Steve Bannon Removed From National Security Council
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Trump Chief Strategist Steve Bannon Removed From National Security Council

Flynn was at the helm of the NSC at the time , but the official says Bannon's role on the committee had nothing to do with the troubles facing Flynn. Mr Trump's White House team has grappled with infighting an...More..

Wild Girl Found In Bahraich Forests Walks & Eats Like Animals
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Wild Girl Found In Bahraich Forests Walks & Eats Like Animals

The girl was unable to speak or behave like normal humans but seemed comfortable with the apes. According to a report , the girl was found when senior inspector Suresh Yadav was patrolling the Motipur range....More..