Time to pressure Russian Federation on Syria: Bishop

Only weeks ago, it appeared that Trump, who lavishly praised Russian President Vladimir Putin throughout the campaign, was poised for a potentially historic rapprochement with Russia. The U.S. military action has renewed the world's focus on Assad's ... More..

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U.S. Lays Out Case For Assad's Culpability In Chemical Weapons Attack
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

U.S. Lays Out Case For Assad's Culpability In Chemical Weapons Attack

There is no known pattern of terrorists in the area using or having sarin gas, an official said, "but we know the Syrian regime has sarin". Later in the day, Trump spoke by phone with German Chancellor Angela...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Ala. Gov. Robert Bentley Resigns Because He's a Messy Thot

Jail records show Bentley has been booked on two misdemeanor charges that arose. Inaugurated in 1987 as Alabama's first Republican governor since Reconstruction, Guy Hunt was a Primitive Baptist preacher and ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Russia-US relations have 'worsened' under Trump: Putin

The latest accusation to come out of the Trump administration is that Russian Federation helped Syria cover up chemical weapons still in the country. The G7 move to present a united front against Assad and sh...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Nikki Haley: 'We Don't See a Peaceful Syria With Assad in There'

Germany and Italy stressed Tuesday the need for a political solution in Syria, where the USA has intervened with missile strikes in response to a chemical weapons attack on civilians. Later in the day, Trump ...More..

Dylann Roof Pleads Guilty To State Murder Charges For Charleston Church Attack
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Dylann Roof Pleads Guilty To State Murder Charges For Charleston Church Attack

The killer has now pleaded guilty to state murder charges for the nine people he killed in the USA last June. He is expected to be transferred to federal custody following his guilty plea in state court, wh...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

North Korea decries US carrier dispatch as parliament meets

North Korea's parliament, the Supreme People's Assembly, nominally the highest organ of government, opened Tuesday with the country's leader, Kim Jong Un, taking the center seat. If some unforeseen incident sh...More..

Vietnam condemns truck attack in Sweden's capital
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Vietnam condemns truck attack in Sweden's capital

The first suspect, a 39-year-old man from the central Asian nation of Uzbekistan, was known to intelligence services before he was arrested on Friday. "We will hunt down these murderers with the full power of...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

News of Iraq trip with Kushner mid-air poses security risks

White House officials said the meeting was likely to include a discussion of Middle East peace, another area Trump has charged Kushner with overseeing. Maybe that's why the Senate Intelligence Committee pl...More..

Blake Lively gave birth to sound of Let's Get It On
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Blake Lively gave birth to sound of Let's Get It On

Ryan Reynolds brought the amusing... to the delivery room! Most notably, the fact that her hilarious hubby played a sex soundtrack-none other than Marvin Gaye's " Let's Get It On "-in the delivery room while Bl...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Bannon threatened to quit if removed from National Security Council role

Meanwhile, the move also restores the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and the director of national intelligence as regular participants on the council. Other sources told reporters that Bannon was part ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Syrian town hit by chemical attack targeted in airstrikes

The State Department did not respond to VOA's inquiry on whether Tillerson's Moscow trip has been changed or canceled since the US military strikes. Syrian warplanes have resumed flights from an airbase targe...More..

Gov. Rauner Launches Re-Election Campaign Tour
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Gov. Rauner Launches Re-Election Campaign Tour

Wednesday's scheduled 5:15 p.m. appearance at HL Precision Manufacturing, 2110 Round Barn Road, Champaign, is the final stop on a two-day swing around the state. Rauner said the roadblock to changes he's seeki...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

U.S. sees no place for Assad in Syria future: Tillerson

Tillerson answered a question about effecting regime change by saying the USA was organizing a coalition to do just that. Britain's delegation says in a tweet that it will be expressing its "horror" at the us...More..

Migrants sold in Libyan slave trade markets
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Migrants sold in Libyan slave trade markets

The organisation has called the emergence of these markets "a disturbing new trend in the already dire situation for migrants in Libya". Libya is the main gateway for migrants attempting to reach Europe by se...More..

5 arrested over attack on Africans in Noida
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

5 arrested over attack on Africans in Noida

African student leader Samuel Jack said Monday's attack was just the latest example of racist violence against Africans. Replying to concerns raised by some Opposition members during the Zero Hour, Swaraj s...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Melania Gets $2.9 Million For 'Mail Online' Article Instead of $150 Million

The US First Lady had brought a libel claim against Associated Newspapers, publishers of the UK's Daily Mail , at London's High Court. "We apologize to Mrs. The allegations have been retracted and withdrawn, s...More..

Trump Today: President says he thinks Obama adviser Rice committed a crime
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Trump Today: President says he thinks Obama adviser Rice committed a crime

He told the New York Times that it was "going to be the biggest story" and said he would explain further "at the right time ". If a communications intercept turns up evidence that a US citizen is a foreign...More..

Xi stresses China's North Korea concerns in talk with Trump
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Xi stresses China's North Korea concerns in talk with Trump

Trump's warning came as a USA naval strike group headed toward the Korean peninsula, a show of force that prompted the nuclear-armed North to declare it was "ready to react to any mode of war desired by the Un...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

G-7 ministers appeal to Russian Federation on Syria but reject sanctions

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson - a one-time recipient of the Russian Order of Friendship from Russian President Vladimir Putin whose appointment as top U.S. "Stockpiles and continued use demonstrate that Ru...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Nationals Will Host First-Ever Easter Egg Hunt After Sunday's Game

Hundreds of kids between the ages of 1 and 9 turned out for Lopatcong Township's annual Easter egg hunt, held Saturday at Lopatcong Park. Keiki Easter egg hunt after Sunday worship service (about 10:50 a.m.), f...More..

Congress Just Voted to Revoke Your Internet Privacy Protections
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Congress Just Voted to Revoke Your Internet Privacy Protections

Online privacy has always been a subject of debate as to where the line is drawn and what ISPs can collect from their consumers. The repealed law had set out to give more control to consumers over their pri...More..

Kremlin, Angry At Syria Missile Strike, Says Putin Won't Meet Tillerson
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Kremlin, Angry At Syria Missile Strike, Says Putin Won't Meet Tillerson

Another is that he is capable of the controlled use of the huge arsenal of USA military power, and willing to listen to his military advisers. The Trump administration has accused former President Barack Oba...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Potential for record-breaking warmth today, chance for showers tomorrow

Tomorrow night: Skies trend partly to mostly cloudy, and we can't rule out a stray light shower or sprinkle. Savannah, Ga. (WJCL) - High pressure system will control the weather the next few days. Temperatur...More..

China Wary Of THAAD Due To Unknown Capabilities
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

China Wary Of THAAD Due To Unknown Capabilities

According to experts, Beijing is resistant to the installation in Seoul as it does not know if the U.S. missile system, meant to protect South Korea from North Korean missiles, could track and counter China's...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

France thanks Canada on 100th anniversary of Battle of Vimy Ridge

I can say without hesitation that Manitobans have never forgotten, and we will never forget, the sacrifice made by our courageous men and women in uniform. The Battle of Vimy Ridge remains one of the bloodiest ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Syria will pay heavy price for use of chemical weapons

The White House warns Syria that further use of chemical weapons or barrel bombs could bring United States military retaliation. Leading up to the USA missile attack, Trump's administration had said that Assa...More..

Here's the Fine Print On The Country's Biggest-Ever Free College Plan
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Here's the Fine Print On The Country's Biggest-Ever Free College Plan

Initially no, but as I went through college, it definitely did", he said. NY became the first state to offer free college tuition for middle- and low-income students - but the plan comes with a huge catch...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Australian PM, in India, pushes bilateral, regional trade agenda

Turnbull said cooperation between the two countries in the energy sector has been on an upswing and Australia would like to assist India in generation of nuclear power. Cooperation on renewable energy and biofu...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Neil Gorsuch sworn in as 113th Supreme Court justice

Literally within hours of the death of Justice Antonin Scalia on February 13, 2016, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-Kentucky, drew a political line in the dirt: With nearly a year left in the Ob...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Sergio Garcia wins 81st Masters in playoff

Rose had a chance to capture his second major title eight months after winning the Olympic gold medal in Brazil, but three missed putts inside 10 feet over the final six holes of regulation doomed his chances. ...More..

China offers concessions to avert trade war with U.S.-FT
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

China offers concessions to avert trade war with U.S.-FT

Experts say the Trump administration should focus on getting China to do more to open up its markets to American firms rather than fixating on the trade deficit. "That would be seen as a win". U.S. President ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

In Surprise Move, Iran's Ahmadinejad to Run for President

Mr Ahmadinejad, whose two terms in office were marred by repeated confrontations with the USA and Western powers, said last week he had no plans to stand in the election and that he would instead endorse Mr B...More..

Hamilton hits back in China
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Hamilton hits back in China

With Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel starting side-by-side on the front row at the Chinese Grand Prix on Sunday, the stage was set for a wheel-to-wheel duel between long-dominant Mercedes and a newly comp...More..

No Sanctions in Hand, Tillerson Arrives in Moscow
by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

No Sanctions in Hand, Tillerson Arrives in Moscow

But even Hillary Clinton called for the U.S.to "take out" Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's airfields. The officials, who briefed reporters on condition of anonymity, said Assad's government carried out th...More..