Dozens of teams register for Relay for Life of Apopka

She added, "It's awesome to me to see a group of students in this age group really start something like this and keep it going, to be thinking so outside of themselves". This year, 38 teams consisting of various university organizations will take par... More..

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Democrats Introduce Bill To Rescind Trump's Anti-Climate Executive Order
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Democrats Introduce Bill To Rescind Trump's Anti-Climate Executive Order

Immelt has managed to avoid conflict with President Trump, who has been known to lash out at companies, especially on Twitter. "Help us do that'". Majority of Democrats in Senate plan to vote against Gorsuch...More..

Heroes of Westminster are honoured by the Queen
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Heroes of Westminster are honoured by the Queen

Three police officers who had been coming back from a commendation ceremony were among those taken to hospital. Just steps from the exit, he found an unconscious police officer, bleeding from multiple wounds. P...More..

Mississippi St. ends UConn's run at 111
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Mississippi St. ends UConn's run at 111

We're talking about what happened last night in the women's tournament. William had a chance to win it in regulation, but UConn's Gabby Williams blocked her shot. After all, beating a team that has won four...More..

Kerala: 400 CRPF jawans admitted in hospital after consuming fish curry
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Kerala: 400 CRPF jawans admitted in hospital after consuming fish curry

The police suspected it to be a case of food poisoning, though have not ruled out other possibilities. Initial enquiry suggests that the fish might have been bad. Most of the jawans were discharged by Sunday mo...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Germany criticises Trump orders on trade deficits, import duty evasion

U.S. President Donald Trump's executive orders on trade deficits and import duty evasion are a sign that Washington plans to move away from free trade and global agreements, German Economy Minister Brigitte Zyp...More..

Maharashtra BJP to launch protest against Himachal Pradesh CM Virbhadra Singh
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Maharashtra BJP to launch protest against Himachal Pradesh CM Virbhadra Singh

The Delhi High Court had earlier in the day refused to quash the disproportionate assets case filed by CBI against Singh and his wife. Vacating the interim stay given by the Himachal Pradesh High Court on arres...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

JOE BIDDLE: Faves make up Final Four

North Carolina is one game away from its sixth college basketball national championship after surviving a late rally in the final seconds against Oregon . They fumbled those away in a rash of bad shots, poor...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Iraqi state-run TV says Islamic State's second-in-command killed in airstrike

He and others have said the munitions used by the US that day should not have taken the entire building down, suggesting that militants may have deliberately gathered civilians there and planted other explosive...More..

Rescued From Capsized Sailboat In Redondo Beach
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Rescued From Capsized Sailboat In Redondo Beach

The boat broke as it was tossed into the pier and it was not located during an initial search. Four people are recovering after their sailboat overturned as it slammed into the Redondo Beach Pier Thursday eve...More..

Pays back, revokes suspension of 9 MLAs
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Pays back, revokes suspension of 9 MLAs

The Opposition disrupted the proceedings in the House during the budget presentation on March 18, by displaying banners before Finance Minister Sudhir Mungantiwar while he was reading out the budget speech. The...More..

Chris Wood's scoring run ends in Leeds' loss to Reading
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Chris Wood's scoring run ends in Leeds' loss to Reading

A plastic bottle was then thrown at Al Habsi, from the section of Leeds fans behind his goal, as he prepared to take a free kick. They are expecting a particularly tough game, however, in the first of those g...More..

Amber Alert for 2 girls in Northern California cancelled
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Amber Alert for 2 girls in Northern California cancelled

They have black hair and brown eyes. The suspect and biological mother, Alicia Lapp, 33, was also detained by police. The CHP says the two girls were abducted Friday afternoon from Greenville in Plumas Coun...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

24 dead after river overflows, destroying homes in Colombia

MOCOA , COLOMBIA ' A massive wall of water from three overflowing rivers in southwestern Colombia swept through the town of Mocoa as residents slept, destroying homes and infrastructure and killing almost 200 p...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Final Four time with S.Carolina-Gonzaga,Oregon-UNC in semis

Be proactive - Use the "Flag as Inappropriate" link at the upper right corner of each comment to let us know of abusive posts. The Gamecocks have won upset after upset, taking down Duke, Baylor and Florida alo...More..

Autism Awareness, Autism Acceptance
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Autism Awareness, Autism Acceptance

Commenting on the importance of the finding author of the study Joseph Buxbaum of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in NY asserted that elderly grandparents have the potential to lower the age of diag...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Allen busts out to lead Florida past Wisconsin into Elite 8

As they prepare for their opponent , No. 8 seed Wisconsin, this will not be an easy game to win. Sophomore guard KeVaughn Allen scored a career-high 35 points to lead the Gators (27-8), who advance to pla...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Claire McCaskill announces she'll filibuster Neil Gorsuch

Joe Manchin (W VA) and Heidi Heitkamp (SD) have announced that they'll vote to confirm Gorsuch , in defiance of Chuck Schumer's planned filibuster . In the recording obtained by the paper, McCaskill says she'...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Mississippi State buzzer-beater shocks UConn, ends historic streak

And it could not have been at the worst time. The last game the Huskies lost - November 17, 2014 - was also in overtime. The Bulldogs led 36-28 after the first two quarters despite a 12-0 UConn run in the sec...More..

USC Gamecocks Women's Team Beats Stanford For Trip to National Title
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

USC Gamecocks Women's Team Beats Stanford For Trip to National Title

The Zags will be the toughest opponent they have faced all year, and SC will need plenty of attitude and determination-and that suffocating defense-to survive the Zags and advance to the championship game on Mo...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

The potential cost of North Carolina's 'bathroom law' was $5 billion

After a year of backlash, the compromise plan was announced Wednesday night. The Associated Press calculated that the state made $71.4 million from 28 neutral-site NCAA events in the five academic years e...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Trump vow to reform tax code may be scaled back, experts say

These tweets come days after members of the Freedom Caucus wouldn't vote to support the national health care bill introduced by Trump and their fellow Republicans and the bill was pulled before being vote...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Lionel Messi: Barcelona 'indignation' at forward's Argentina ban

Along with his 4 match ban, he was also fined 10,000 Swiss francs for waving & shouting at the official after being given a foul. The suspension does not apply to games for his club, Barcelona. This would be ...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Leading Conservative Groups Stand With Freedom Caucus After Trump Attacks

After all, they jumped aboard the Trump train far before the election, unlike Speaker Paul Ryan and the GOP establishment. All the failure of this bill means - once you mute all the hot blather and red-faced ...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Australians surf the flooded streets from Tropical Cyclone Debbie; video

Emergency services crews have worked tirelessly in an effort to save residents from the rolling water tides, with 130 life-saving rescues occurring overnight, and helicopter crews are set to work all day today ...More..

Mark Meadows: Freedom Caucus Holding the Line on AHCA Demands
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Mark Meadows: Freedom Caucus Holding the Line on AHCA Demands

Nearly all of the Freedom Caucus members , according to The Washington Post , won last fall by larger margins than Trump in their districts. In an interview with CBS's Norah O'Donnell, which aired earli...More..

Cool temperatures to start the weekend, yet milder for Sunday
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Cool temperatures to start the weekend, yet milder for Sunday

Skies will be clear with light winds and no chance for rain. Lows will fall to the low to mid 50s, with a south wind settling-in overnight. Monday night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Low around 56. ...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

White House cautions Israel on 'unrestrained' settlement building

In a statement released on Friday, British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson described the new Israeli construction plan as "contrary to worldwide law", stressing that it "seriously" undermined the prospects of...More..

United States oil-rig count rises for 11th straight week, Baker Hughes says
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

United States oil-rig count rises for 11th straight week, Baker Hughes says

Gas drillers rose by five. There was an increase of 4 to 319 in the number of rigs in the Permian Basin with the total significantly over 100% above the level seen previous year. There was, however, a small d...More..

'Naam Shabana' gets Rs 5.12 crore opening in India
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

'Naam Shabana' gets Rs 5.12 crore opening in India

Naam Shabana has been received well by the critics and the celebrities. The Taapsee Pannu film was benefitted a bit by Akshay Kumar's presence in trailer as well as the promotional activities however it wa...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Cavs fall back as LeBron moves up

LeBron James couldn't prevent the Cavaliers from matching a season high Thursday with their third straight loss, and said afterward that his team has got to figure things out as the playoffs approach. Lo...More..

Floods hinder rescue in Australia post Debbie
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Floods hinder rescue in Australia post Debbie

Bureau of Meteorology regional director Bruce Gunn said there had been widespread rain of between 100-300mm falls over the last two days in southeast Queensland where the Gold Coast is located. "The south side ...More..

Pope Francis will do 'all he can' to visit Ireland next year
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Pope Francis will do 'all he can' to visit Ireland next year

Asked during the press conference if he could guarantee that Pope Francis would be in Dublin next year, Cardinal Farrell said that the Pope had expressed an "interest" in coming to Dublin, while Dr Martin said ...More..

State budget deadline comes, goes; lawmakers given weekend to complete spending plan
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

State budget deadline comes, goes; lawmakers given weekend to complete spending plan

Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo issued an ultimatum to lawmakers early Saturday: come to a budget agreement or he would propose extending the current budget - without any of the high-profile proposals under discus...More..

Man And Mother Try To Hide 4-Year-Old Boy's Fatal Injuries
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Man And Mother Try To Hide 4-Year-Old Boy's Fatal Injuries

Lambing's mother, Kristen Lee Herold, faces charges of child endangerment. Keith Lambing, 20, is charged in Butler County in the March 21 death of Bentley Miller. Police say Lambing was alone with the child a...More..