Canada introduces bill to legalize recreational marijuana

It's important the government keep the prices of the legal pot low enough to compete with the black market. Canada's public safety minister Ralph Goodale responded in kind. In the Netherlands marijuana use is generally tolerated, but it is not stri... More..

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Baltimore Ready to Carry Out Police Consent Decree, DOJ is Not
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Baltimore Ready to Carry Out Police Consent Decree, DOJ is Not

A federal judge has approved an agreement between the city of Baltimore and the U.S. Department of Justice to overhaul the city's police department. For a man who claims to operate with the best interests of ...More..

Turkey votes 'Yes' in referendum, President Erdogan thanks people for support
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Turkey votes 'Yes' in referendum, President Erdogan thanks people for support

Opposition groups have vowed to challenge the outcome, as results indicated the narrowest of victories for the "yes" campaign. The three biggest cities in Turkey - Ankara, Istanbul and Izmir - rejected the ...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

BYU marathoner Jared Ward finishes in Top 10 at Boston Marathon

Hasay, finishing behind women's champion Edna Kiplagat from Kenya (2 hours, 21 minutes, 52 seconds) and Bahrain's Rose Chelimo (2:22:51), came in at 2:23:00 - 2 minutes and 53 seconds faster than Kara Gouche...More..

LSE chief Rolet travels with May to Saudi Arabia
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

LSE chief Rolet travels with May to Saudi Arabia

Theresa May has defended her dealings with Saudi Arabia as she heads to Riyadh for trade talks amid widespread criticism over Britain's arms deals with the kingdom. For the British, the visit has a straightforw...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

UK defence minister: Russia responsible by proxy for Syria chemical deaths

Yet there were no guarantees Tillerson's arguments would prove any more successful than the Obama administration's failed effort to peel Russian Federation away from its Syrian ally. Therefore, what kind of act...More..

Anne Frank Center director: Trump should fire Spicer for Hitler
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Anne Frank Center director: Trump should fire Spicer for Hitler

Spicer is taking steps to apologize and clear up his inaccurate comments". "The media is so gullible, they fall for these things because they think it's really hot stuff and the public just can't wait to stic...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

What Would Happen If A North Korean Nuclear Missile Launch Appeared Imminent?

Amid rising tensions with North Korea, Pence pointed to recent high-profile USA military actions in Syria and Afghanistan as evidence of the Trump administration's "strength and resolve". America's implied thre...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Trump to North Korean leader: 'Got to behave'

North Korea has managed to develop nuclear weapons and the means to use them against other countries. The North conducted two nuclear tests and 24 ballistic missile tests last year, defying six Security Counc...More..

Americans break through to Boston Marathon podium
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Americans break through to Boston Marathon podium

Four of the entrants are from Billings: Kendra Harris, 27, Mary Owen, 25, Tara Pirtz, 50, and Makiko Yamashita-Hunt 32. Rupp and 25-year-old Jordan Hasay , who finished in 2:23:00 for third place in her mara...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

BJP Will Try to Come to Power in Odisha in 2019 : Naidu

Injustice should not be done with them. However, Prime Minister Modi also called on the BJP leaders to maintain caution while making statements and not get carried away with emotions and make untoward remarks...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Scrap the bridge tolls?

Clark says their plan for those issues was in the most recent budget. "If we can make it a little bit harder for those wealthy foreign buyers, we are going to make it a whole lot easier for those middle-class...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Turkey's main opposition says to formally seek annulment of referendum

The head of Turkey's electoral board has rejected suggestions of fraud in Turkey's referendum that will grant the president vast new powers. These powers will include a five-year-tenure to the president, wi...More..

Asia stocks, dollar under pressure after soft US data
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Asia stocks, dollar under pressure after soft US data

Mnuchin's expectations of a tax system reform for 2017 which, in his view, would strengthen the American currency, flipped investors' sentiment towards the positive side and made gold slide a bit. Data on Frida...More..

Pence Targets North Korea in War Mongering Visit to South Korea
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Pence Targets North Korea in War Mongering Visit to South Korea

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence visits the border village of Panmunjom which has separated the two Koreas since the Korean War, South Korea, Monday, April 17, 2017, a day after the North conducted a failed missi...More..

Le Pen says banks will not quit France if it quits…
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Le Pen says banks will not quit France if it quits…

Europe's migration crisis and Britain's exit from the European Union give the far-right Le Pen an edge, but there appears to be little prospect that she can capture the 50-plus per cent lead she would need agai...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Hillary Clinton apologized to Obama on election night

Around 7:45 on election night, when Clinton and her aides still thought they were headed to the White House, vote-counter Steve Schale told campaign officials they were going to lose the biggest battleground in...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Australia will Work Closer with India, Says PM Turnbull

Addressing the media jointly with Turnbull after the talks, Modi said that cooperation in the fields of education and research was "one of the most important aspects" of India-Australia ties. On CECA, Turnbull ...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

North Korea Should Not 'Test Trump's Resolve': US Vice President Mike Pence

Pence said the USA trade deficit has more than doubled in the five years since the U.S. The world witnessed the strength and resolve of our new president in actions taken in Syria and Afghanistan. Still, Whit...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

The Syrian Town Hit By Chemical Weapons Has Been Attacked Again

The US action catapulted Washington into confrontation with Russian Federation, which has military advisers on the ground aiding its close ally Assad. The Syrian army said the USA attack killed six people and c...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

The best way to neutralize North Korea: Neutrality

It allowed the vice-president to gaze at North Korean soldiers afar and stare directly across a border marked by razor wire. On Sunday, the USA and South Korean military officials reported that Pyongyang's...More..

Lynn, Cardinals end 3-game losing skid, edge Pirates 2-1
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Lynn, Cardinals end 3-game losing skid, edge Pirates 2-1

While the eyes might be drawn to the blue chunk of the pie - 40.9 percent of curveballs seen by the Cards ended up as balls - the important number to note is that the Cards tagged just 112 hits against heavy br...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Former South Korean President Park indicted for bribery and abuse of power

According to BBC , prosecutors have charged the ousted South Korean president with bribery, coercion, abuse of power and leaking state secrets. Park was arrested and confined to a detention facility near Se...More..

Thousands of migrants rescued in 3 days in Mediterranean
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Thousands of migrants rescued in 3 days in Mediterranean

At the end of 2014, Italy phased out its program to rescue migrants fleeing the Middle East aboard boats that weren't seaworthy. The International Organization for Migration says almost 800 migrants died tr...More..

Sean Spicer: 'I've Let the President Down'
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Sean Spicer: 'I've Let the President Down'

Offered a chance to clarify his remarks during Tuesday's briefing, Spicer attempted to draw a distinction between the two different uses of deadly chemicals. "On Passover, no less, Sean Spicer has engaged in Ho...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Melania Trump Hosts White House Easter Egg Roll, Reads to Children

The First Lady and Spicer both read to the children as well. President Trump defended his record in office, saying "we are right on track". The gaffe came shortly after the President gave a speech besid...More..

Calexit backers withdraw 2018 California independence bid
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Calexit backers withdraw 2018 California independence bid

It should also be noted that the campaign's vice-president, Marcus Ruiz Evans, announced he was leaving Yes California on Monday. Other stories followed, including reports that Marinelli receiving fundi...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

North Korea threatens weekly missile tests as tensions soar over Korean peninsula

Tensions have been escalating on the peninsula, with heated rhetoric from both North Korea and the US. The other called for a freeze on US-South Korean military exercises and a freeze on DPRK missile and nuclea...More..

'Unlevel playing field' in Turkey referendum campaign
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

'Unlevel playing field' in Turkey referendum campaign

While the No camp is in the process of challenging the vote, and global monitors decried the " unlevel playing field " that saw the leaders of the opposition HDP imprisoned and the No campaign marginalized, the...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Pence Addresses Troops on N. Korea 'provocation'

Pence was given a report on North Korea's failed missile launch aboard Air Force Two en route to South Korea and talked with U.S. President Donald Trump on the phone to discuss a response. "Just in the past two...More..

Turkey Referendum: 'Yes' Claims Victory as International Observers Cry Foul
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Turkey Referendum: 'Yes' Claims Victory as International Observers Cry Foul

The yes campaign was ahead by just 1.1 million votes by the end of the count. Nevertheless, thousands of flag-waving supporters rallied in Ankara and Istanbul in celebration. "There is a serious and solid pro...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Colorado Rep. Mike Coffman: Spicer 'Needs to Go'

The audience's cheers briefly turned to boos when Coffman attempted to elaborate on Spicer's Hitler comments . For that, he earned some respect from Haas and his wife. He said he doesn't support "all the c...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Pope condemns deadly attack on Syrian convoy in Easter message

The Pope delivered his " Urbi et Orbi " ("To the City and the World") message to thousands of pilgrims who gathered in St Peter's Square at the Vatican . Christian clergymen hold candles during the Easter Sun...More..

Doctor denies genital mutilation; judge keeps her locked up
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Doctor denies genital mutilation; judge keeps her locked up

He was charged with aggravated battery and cruelty to children, not under terms of the federal FGM law invoked in Nagarwala's case. In the most recent case outlined in the complaint, the Federal Bureau of Inv...More..

North Korea features prototype ICBMs at parade
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

North Korea features prototype ICBMs at parade

President Donald Trump's tweets are adding fuel to a "vicious cycle" of tensions on the Korean Peninsula, North Korea's vice foreign minister told The Associated Press in an exclusive interview Friday. The ...More..