Ethics office rebukes White House over Kellyanne Conway's Ivanka Trump plug

The Office of Government Ethics shot back at the White House for not disciplining Kellyanne Conway for her endorsement of Ivanka Trump's clothing line during an appearance on Fox News, NBC News reported. Conway acted inadvertently and is highly unlik... More..

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Major Military Move by Trump Admin as Marines Head to Syria
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Major Military Move by Trump Admin as Marines Head to Syria

Some 400 Marines will be based there, most providing security for an artillery unit that will assist in the assault on Raqqa , the ISIS stronghold in Syria. At least 890 civilians have been killed in a USA -le...More..

by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Republicans Pass Second TrumpCare Bill Allowing Legislation to Move to Full House

President Trump has vowed to push it through. The House Ways and Means Committee called it quits at 4:30a Eastern on Thursday morning after approving its portion of the law. "What, pray tell, could be the...More..

'CIA cyber documents' published by Wikileaks
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

'CIA cyber documents' published by Wikileaks

If the TV is off, there's no listening being done. Microsoft said it was "looking into" the reports , but didn't comment further. And there's another worry: If WikiLeaks managed to get its hands on the d...More..

Last phase of polling begins in Uttar Pradesh, Manipur
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Last phase of polling begins in Uttar Pradesh, Manipur

However, it was Modi who left no stone unturned as he criss-crossed his constituency that has five assembly seats. Voting in Varanasi South recorded a massive rise of nearly 10%, from 55.49% to 65%. Wednesday...More..

by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Girl Scouts of Western New York go beyond cookies

Local Girl Scouts and others picked up cookies in the Target parking lot at the Eastwood Mall complex. Beginning on March 8, for every $4 donation a Schnucks customer makes to Girl Scouts of Southern Illinois...More..

Buhari returns on Friday
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Buhari returns on Friday

The president had told Yahaya Bello, governor of Kogi state, that he would soon to the country to continue his assignment of "providing purposeful leadership for the nation". Only today, President Buhari receiv...More..

by | Friday, March 10, 2017

State Department: Tillerson recuses himself from issues related to Keystone Pipeline

The U.S. will host a meeting of coalition foreign ministers and senior leaders later this month, the State Department announced on Thursday. But the highly political issue has wound up being handled by the Whit...More..

Families vent anger as Blair joins Queen at Iraq memorial
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Families vent anger as Blair joins Queen at Iraq memorial

The sculpture was made by Paul Day, it is also dedicated to the contributions made by the civilians who were in the conflicts. The Queen today led the nation in recognising the efforts of soldiers, civil serv...More..

CBO: Treasury can avoid breaching debt ceiling until fall
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

CBO: Treasury can avoid breaching debt ceiling until fall

Current law permits the administration to freely borrow through March 15m but the Treasury Department is permitted to use a variety of bookkeeping maneuvers to continue to finance government operations after th...More..

Ivanka Trump's Landlord Is a Chilean Billionaire Suing the US Government
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Ivanka Trump's Landlord Is a Chilean Billionaire Suing the US Government

The Luksic unit, Twin Metals Minnesota LLC, sued the US government in September in a Minnesota federal court over a preliminary move by the Interior Department to deny renewal of two key mineral leases. Androni...More..

by | Friday, March 10, 2017

McConnell on whether Mexico will pay for border wall: 'Uh, no'

Senate Leader Mitch McConnell said the United States will not default on its debt and will raise its debt limit in some fashion. McConnell also declined to say whether he thinks the wall will be built in ...More..

Kashmiri's who glorify terrorists should learn from Saifullah's father: BJP
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Kashmiri's who glorify terrorists should learn from Saifullah's father: BJP

Sartaj had yesterday refused to take the body of his son after the encounter and said, "he didn't do anything great for the country". However, it was his words for the father of the terror suspect killed in t...More..

May warns on European Union budget bill as Brexit start looms
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

May warns on European Union budget bill as Brexit start looms

As Ms May confirmed that she will trigger the start of formal exit talks before the end of March, the Taoiseach played down fears that a hardening of positions on both sides ahead of the start of formal Brexit ...More..

Akhilesh hints at alliance with Mayawati post a hung assembly
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Akhilesh hints at alliance with Mayawati post a hung assembly

Not only is the common thread in all the exit polls that the BJP is emerging as the single largest party in UP, in the wide range of 164 to 279, without projecting a Chief Ministerial candidate, it may even p...More..

by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Tucker Carlson And Paul Ryan On The Obamacare Replacement Bill

If it passes there, the bill should receive a full House vote within the next couple of weeks. On February 22, President Donald Trump said his administration would have a replacement for Obamacare by mid-...More..

by | Friday, March 10, 2017

North Carolina crushes Miami by 25 in ACC tournament

The Heels put on a defensive clinic for part of the first half, holding the Hurricanes without a field goal for nearly a seven-minute period. Miami had a hard time keeping up with the high-flying Tar Heels, k...More..

Gerber recalls some Pasta Pick-ups sold nationally
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Gerber recalls some Pasta Pick-ups sold nationally

The New York-based company advises anyone with egg allergies to not consume the product. Gerber said that following an internal review, officials confirmed egg was included in the ingredient list but was not ...More..

Massive gun bust is biggest in Brooklyn history: authorities
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Massive gun bust is biggest in Brooklyn history: authorities

The suspects were caught on court ordered wiretaps, describing themselves as traffickers and mocking Virginia's weak gun laws, he added. A report from the New York Attorney General said 15% of likely-traffi...More..

by | Friday, March 10, 2017

UK Budget: 2016/17 Government Borrowing Requirement Cut To £51.7bn

The OECD revised its United Kingdom growth forecast from 1.2% to 1.6% this year, and maintained its prediction of 1% growth for 2018. While the updated forecast paints a brighter present, the medium-term future...More..

by | Friday, March 10, 2017

House intelligence chief says media take Donald Trump tweets too literally

Democrats pressed the point, saying that if the Department of Justice can clear up the matter for the American people by confirming or denying Trump's allegation, it should do so. The surveillance the article d...More..

by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Senators demand DOJ, FBI provide evidence that Obama wiretapped Trump

Why would our president call for a costly congressional investigation into a claim he could verify or refute with a single phone call? Nunes said that Trump's request will largely fall in-line with the comm...More..

Uttar Pradesh elections: Polling ends in final phase, all eyes on results
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Uttar Pradesh elections: Polling ends in final phase, all eyes on results

In the 2007 assembly election, Mayawati emerged victorious in Eastern Uttar Pradesh riding on the Dalit-Brahmin-Muslim combine; the BSP won 206 seats in the 403-seat state assembly that election. An estimated 2...More..

BJP mocks Akhilesh Yadav's statement, calls it weakness of SP-Cong. Alliance
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

BJP mocks Akhilesh Yadav's statement, calls it weakness of SP-Cong. Alliance

In an interview with a news outlet, Mr Yadav said that if the SP-Congress fell short of numbers, they would not mind joining hands with BSP in an attempt to keep the BJP out. In case no party wins a majority in...More..

Tennessee officials: 2nd confirmation of avian flu
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Tennessee officials: 2nd confirmation of avian flu

Following the detection of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) in a commercial poultry flock in Lincoln County, Tennessee, in early March, Farm Bureau is reminding consumers that properly cooked poultry ...More..

Lok Sabha passes Maternity Benefits (Amendment) Bill, 2016
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Lok Sabha passes Maternity Benefits (Amendment) Bill, 2016

Provision for working from home, if the nature of work permits so. "Not only does this provision overlook the rigorous adoption procedures under the Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 201...More..

Jordan: Israeli bill to quiet mosques is a violation of worldwide law
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Jordan: Israeli bill to quiet mosques is a violation of worldwide law

JERUSALEM - Israel's parliament has passed an initial reading of a bill that would make mosques lower the volume of their call to prayer, amid protests by Arab lawmakers. Elkin reiterated to Israel Radio commen...More..

Brooklyn Jewish Children's Museum evacuated after bomb threat
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Brooklyn Jewish Children's Museum evacuated after bomb threat

A string of bomb threats have been made in recent days to Jewish community centers across the country and the Anti-Defamation League. "This is a museum that is a monument to tolerance", the governor stated. "It...More..

Korean embassy sealed to establish number of officials inside, says Nur Jazlan
by | Thursday, March 09, 2017

Korean embassy sealed to establish number of officials inside, says Nur Jazlan

Saudi Arabia and Iran's lack of a diplomatic relationship means that for the second straight year, meetings between clubs from the two nations in the continental championship are taking place in a third country...More..

Man with axe 'injures several in Dusseldorf train station rampage'
by | Thursday, March 09, 2017

Man with axe 'injures several in Dusseldorf train station rampage'

German police say they fear an accomplish is on the loose. Witnesses reported seeing injured people lying on the ground, and at least one man armed with an axe. More..

by | Thursday, March 09, 2017

Neymar gives PSG painful reminder of what might have been

Meanwhile, subscribers to BT Sport - confirmed this week as the exclusive home of the Champions League and Europa League for the next four years - can enjoy an enhanced Barcelona v PSG live streaming experien...More..

by | Thursday, March 09, 2017

Le Pen could win in France, warns Hollande

Independent French centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron has received a boost to his presidential campaign after winning the backing of a Socialist Party heavyweight. Emmanuel Macron has found an important ally i...More..

Later blooming period predicted for cherry blossoms
by | Thursday, March 09, 2017

Later blooming period predicted for cherry blossoms

The new "peak bloom" dates are March 19 through March 22. According to the National Park Service , the mild weather expected through the week could result in record early peak bloom, but the cold temperature...More..

IDFC Bank launches Aadhaar Pay; here's how biometric-based app works
by | Thursday, March 09, 2017

IDFC Bank launches Aadhaar Pay; here's how biometric-based app works

Around 1,500 merchants have already enabled digital transactions for customers who used their fingerprint as a digital identity to carry out cashless payments. With Aadhaar Payment App, customers need not to wo...More..

Euro, German Yields Rise as Draghi Gives Nod to Improved Outlook
by | Thursday, March 09, 2017

Euro, German Yields Rise as Draghi Gives Nod to Improved Outlook

Adding to this, the European Central Bank chief said there were no discussions about a new "targeted long-term refinancing operation", after the current program ends on March 23. In December, the European Centr...More..