Prosecution rests in Aaron Hernandez double murder trial

Bradley testified for prosecutors under an immunity agreement and said he saw Hernandez shoot the men. The double-murder trial of Aaron Hernandez is off to the jury. And that it was Bradley who pulled the trigger, killing Abreu and Furtado. Herna... More..

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Kim's desire for peace 'deciding factor' in US-North Korea relations

Experts and former officials said shooting down a North Korean missile during a test would risk an escalation that Washington might not be able to control, which would risk potentially devastating consequence...More..

Japan protests N. Korean missile test attempt - KVOA | KVOA.com | Tucson, Arizona
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Japan protests N. Korean missile test attempt - KVOA | KVOA.com | Tucson, Arizona

Kim, wearing a Western-style suit at Kim Il-sung Square, saluted formations of soldiers who yelled out "long live" to celebrate the 105th anniversary of his grandfather's birth. Pointing to the quarter-century ...More..

Rand bounces as Zuma staves off ANC resignation calls,
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Rand bounces as Zuma staves off ANC resignation calls,

The ruling party, African National Congress (ANC) called for calm during protests on Friday. The USD/ZAR rate is at 13.80 and fast closing in on that target of 14.00 that we have been talking about. However‚ ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Zuckerberg discusses Facebook's role in Cleveland murder case

According to a report by New York Times, the three-day manhunt in a fatal shooting that garnered intense attention all over the world ended on Tuesday, April 18, 2017 with a brief vehicle chase. In a number ...More..

BP Well In Alaska Spews Oil, Gas
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

BP Well In Alaska Spews Oil, Gas

Officials believe the spill was contained to a well pad and did not reach the nearby tundra. According to Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation spokeswoman Candice Bressler, the well is back under...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

US Treasury Department Stops Short of Calling China a Currency Manipulator

The Treasury notified Seoul that it was closely monitoring its currency intervention practices. Taiwan met one of the three criteria in the latest report, with Taipei still having a large current-account surp...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Islamic State launches chlorine gas attacks in western Mosul

Thousands of civilians have managed to flee, but many are still trapped in what is the last major IS stronghold in Iraq. But "the final neighbourhoods will be the most hard to recapture, especially the Old Ci...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Ousted South Korean President Charged with Bribery

Park is suspected of pressuring Lotte and SK to make additional donations of 7 billion won and 8.9 billion won, respectively, into a sports foundation controlled by Choi. before the National Assembly. The cor...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Pakistan PM says he is shocked by blasphemy killing

While there was no blasphemous content posted prior to last week's attack, he said, investigating officers had noticed a surge in postings after it. Police have sought the Federal Investigation Agency's help in...More..

State will benefit from free tuition for middle class students
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

State will benefit from free tuition for middle class students

Not just any school will do, a student availing of the program must be an undergraduate enrolled at a college that's part of The City University of New York (CUNY) or the State University of New York (SUNY) sys...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Easter egg hunt back on after fugitive's arrest

Once a volunteer said, "Go" hundreds of children raced across the lawn in sheer excitement, picking up eggs as they went. "We all just made a decision to let them have their time in and let them get their tur...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

High-profile Georgia congressional race heads to a runoff

With the polls getting ready to close in Georgia's 6 congressional district, ABC and NBC flaunted their admiration for the young Democrat Jon Ossoff Tuesday evening. Ossoff has drawn volunteers and donors f...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

73-year-old Lauren Hutton stars in Calvin Klein underwear ad

Instead, the American fashion label worked with director Sofia Coppola to release a black-and-white female empowerment campaign, revealing the brand's new underwear tagline, "Calvin Klein, or nothing at all". A...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Cannabis Act: Canada set to legalise marijuana to keep children 'safe'

The Globe and Mail wrote that the federal government will need additional staff and resources to "speed up the approval process" for new producers looking to come online. The plan is to have a legalized pot sy...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Turkey's premier warns opposition against street protests

The People's Republican Party (CHP) called for the annulment of the referendum and said it would go to the European Court of Human Rights if necessary, citing the last-minute decision by the electoral board to ...More..

French candidates boost security ahead of tense vote
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

French candidates boost security ahead of tense vote

The two men allegedly "intended to commit an attack on French soil in the very short term, which is to say in coming days", Interior Minister Matthias Fekl said during a brief news conference earlier on Tuesday...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

North Korean mock-up birthday video shows missiles blowing up US

In a phone call with reporters Monday, Susan Thornton, the acting assistant secretary of state for East Asia and Pacific Affairs, said the president has "made clear to the Chinese that they should view North Ko...More..

Ntlemeza a no-show, apparently still on holiday
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Ntlemeza a no-show, apparently still on holiday

The Democratic Alliance's Zakhele Mbhele said: "This can't be allowed and acting Hawks' head Yolisa Matakata must ensure that Ntlemeza is barred entry into the building if he tries such a stunt". This despite w...More..

Trump signs order curbing foreign workers
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Trump signs order curbing foreign workers

Around 70% of all H-1B visa holders are Indians, and under computer occupations, 86% of H-1B visa goes to Indians. Trump made the announcement and signed the order at Snap-on Tools headquarters after tourin...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Here's how the British press reacted to Theresa May calling an election

She said on Tuesday she had "reluctantly" come to the decision to call for an early election because of political division in Westminster, suggesting that opposition parties were trying to thwart her plans for ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Justin Trudeau in France to mark the 100th anniversary of Vimy Ridge

The battle marked the first time all four Canadian divisions fought together side-by-side during the war, advancing together on the heavily fortified ridge. They will meet young Canadians who attended the cerem...More..

Turkey's vote expanding Erdogan powers valid: Election body
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Turkey's vote expanding Erdogan powers valid: Election body

The Turkish opposition believes that the extension of the country's state of emergency by Ankara is a deliberate attempt to silence objectors of and suppress protests against the outcome of Sunday's constitutio...More..

London commuters face chaos after fire closes Euston station
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

London commuters face chaos after fire closes Euston station

A number of trains travelling between Warrington Bank Quay and London Euston have faced delays and cancellations this afternoon. London Overground services are suspended between Harrow & Wealdstone and Eust...More..

Trump tightens skilled-worker visa rules to encourage hiring Americans
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Trump tightens skilled-worker visa rules to encourage hiring Americans

Dubbed "Buy American, Hire American", the directive follows a series of recent Trump reversals on economic policies. Senior administration officials said lax enforcement and many legal loopholes mean Americ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Merkel calls Erdogan to "respectful dialogue" in Turkey

Alfano said Italy takes note of the referendum outcome and is awaiting the "final evaluation of the observers" by global monitoring bodies. He said the electoral board's last-minute decision to allow unstampe...More..

State of emergency in Egypt after IS targets Christians
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

State of emergency in Egypt after IS targets Christians

Egypt's state television reported that at least 71 people were wounded in the attack. The security forces have been put on alert in anticipation of more attacks, the Egyptian media reported. But Copts in Tant...More..

Lookout notice against him, Dinakaran calls meeting of party MLAs
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Lookout notice against him, Dinakaran calls meeting of party MLAs

Tamil Nadu finance minister D. Jayakumar on Tuesday night announced that AIADMK ministers had made a decision to keep Sasikala, Dinakaran and their family members out of the party. AIADMK factions now ought to ...More..

OECD: How happy are Luxembourg teenagers?
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

OECD: How happy are Luxembourg teenagers?

Most parents want their children to be motivated at school and motivated students tend to do better. The evidence of countries such as Finland, the Netherlands and Switzerland shows that it is not a case of c...More..

Dutch teens are among world's happiest
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Dutch teens are among world's happiest

Students believing themselves to be less wealthy than most of their classmates also tended to report lower satisfaction with life, the report said. "Schoolwork-related anxiety is one of the main predictors ...More..

OECD: How happy are Luxembourg teenagers?
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

OECD: How happy are Luxembourg teenagers?

Most parents want their children to be motivated at school and motivated students tend to do better. The evidence of countries such as Finland, the Netherlands and Switzerland shows that it is not a case of c...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Turkey's AKP eyes gradual Erdogan return to party after referendum win

Before the electoral board's announcement, Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said that the opposition had the right to file objections, but warned that calling for street protests was unacceptable. Erdogan reject...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Services set for Facebook murder victim Robert Godwin Sr

Cleveland Police Chief Calvin Williams answers questions during a news conference, Tuesday, April 18, 2017 , in Cleveland. Facebook murder suspect Steve Stephens' run from justice ended because of a chicken ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Venezuela Looks to Ban Capriles From Holding Public Office

Demonstrators climb a wall to avoid Bolivarian National Guard officers who fired tear gas during a protest in Caracas, Venezuela, April 8, 2017. A ban on holding office would stop Capriles from running agai...More..

Israeli troops kill Palestinian who rammed West Bank bus stop-army
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Israeli troops kill Palestinian who rammed West Bank bus stop-army

The Israeli army is claiming the young man carried out what it called "a deliberate vehicular attack", but phototrophs from the scene, and the fact that his auto crashed into the rear of an Israeli bus, indicat...More..