Kenyans Wanjiru, Keitany in London Marathon double

The IAAF recognises two marathon world records for women, one for "mixed gender" and the other for "women only". Once recovered from her stomach cramps, Dibaba finished strongly to take second place in an Ethiopian record of 2:17:56, moving to thir... More..

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High-skills visa applications drop ahead of Trump move to limit program

Before becoming the agency's leader, Attorney General Jeff Sessions had been a vocal critic of tech giants like Facebook that sought to hire more foreign workers. The move pushes to protect American made good...More..

by | Monday, April 24, 2017

France votes in cliffhanger presidential election on Sunday

BFMTV and Elabe suggest scandal-hit conservative François Fillon and far-left wildcard Jean-Luc Mélenchon won 19.9% and 19.3% of the vote respectively, and have been knocked out of the closely-fought race. A yo...More..

Passenger train derails in Bidar district, one injured
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Passenger train derails in Bidar district, one injured

The passenger train's engine and two bogies derailed from the tracks. The official also said that the tracks were cleared. Over 500 passengers who were travelling on the train were evacuated to Kalgupur, fr...More..

by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Voting begins for Delhi civic polls

About an hour after the voting in the MCD elections concluded, the exit poll by ABP News-C Voter claimed that BJP would bag a landslide victory in all three municipal corporations by winning 218 of the 270 seat...More..

by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Trump Admin Working With Allies To Pressure North Korea

Pence reiterated in a joint statement alongside South Korean Acting President Hwang Kyo-ahn that " all options are on the table" to deal with threat and said any use of nuclear weapons by Pyongyang would be me...More..

by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Lionel Messi Scores Wonderful Goal To End His 'El Clasico' Drought

Of course, he picked up a yellow card but nothing was going to stop Messi rejoice every moment of scoring a 92nd minute El Clasico victor. The match started the way anyone would have expected it to. The Arge...More..

by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Macron appears set for Elysee in runoff with Le Pen

The candidate of the ruling French Socialists, Benoit Hamon , managed only about 6 per cent in a distant fifth place. Polls have consistently suggested Mr. Polls now suggest Le Pen will have a hard time conv...More..

by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Nene's 28 lead Rockets past Thunder for 3-1 series lead

The Thunder were outscored 13-4 in a stretch that lasted from late in the third quarter to early in the fourth in Game 4. We've got the live stream details for the April 23 game four match-up at 3:30pm EST. In ...More..

by | Monday, April 24, 2017

London Marathon runner carried over line by fellow runner

This could be the moment the 2017 London Marathon is remembered for. "It never ever fails to inspire you", one commentator said, as the cameras followed the men across the finishing line. Mr Rees was shown in...More..

Justice Department sends 'sanctuary city' warnings to California, other jurisdictions
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Justice Department sends 'sanctuary city' warnings to California, other jurisdictions

In a letter sent to the California Board of State and Community Corrections, the acting attorney general for the U.S. Department of Justice, Alan Hanson, said California is at risk of losing federal funds if ...More..

Milwaukee leaders react to threats by DOJ over immigration
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Milwaukee leaders react to threats by DOJ over immigration

The Trump administration is putting on notice officials in several major cities that are sanctuaries for immigrants in the USA illegally. Hanson oversees the administration of the department's Byrne Law Enfor...More..

Hawaii lawmakers criticize Sessions' island judge remarks
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Hawaii lawmakers criticize Sessions' island judge remarks

The first is that Hawaii is a state and has been since 1959. "We are confident that the president will prevail on appeal and particularly in the Supreme Court, if not the 9th Circuit". "Hawaii is, in fact, an...More..

Trump's executive order on taxes is more symbolic than substantive. Here's why
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Trump's executive order on taxes is more symbolic than substantive. Here's why

The government seized them during the financial crisis, eventually injecting them with about $187.5 billion in bailout money. The second " called on federal regulators to identify which financial institutions ...More..

Diet drinks can lead to stroke, dementia
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Diet drinks can lead to stroke, dementia

The results were adjusted for variables such as age, sex, caloric intake, diet quality, physical activity and smoking. The Framingham Heart Study examined participants every four years with a questionnaire ...More..

Paul Ryan: Avoiding shutdown is GOP priority, not health care vote
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Paul Ryan: Avoiding shutdown is GOP priority, not health care vote

Meadows and his colleagues on the Freedom Caucus want to get rid of as many of Obamacare's insurance reforms, known as Title One for their section in the Affordable Care Act, as possible. "It'll happen. You'l...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

On Earth Day, thousands speak up for science

One of the largest local Earth Day events in the Bay Area is The March for Science . "Economic growth enhances environmental protection", Trump said Saturday. In Philadelphia, the demonstration soon took on ...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

State jobless rate ticks up to 3.6 percent, remains below US

Over the year, the Pennsylvania unemployment rate declined by six-tenths of a percentage point. IL officials say the state's unemployment rate fell.5 percentage points to 4.9 percent in March. "Hawaii's econo...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Survivalist who ambushed police seeks to avoid death penalty

If Frein is convicted of first-degree murder, the defense will shift its focus to trying to persuade the jury to spare his life. The 34-year-old survivalist killed Cpl. His DNA was found on the trigger of the...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

South Korea on heightened alert as North readies for army anniversary

The 85th anniversary of North Korea's military falls on April 25, creating fears of another nuclear test. But they played down the concern and left open a range of possible reasons. The United States needs to...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

US Defense Secretary assures Syria had chemical weapons

US Secretary of Defense James Mattis will meet with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Jerusalem on Friday. As for Syria , Mattis thanked Liberman for being among the first to praise the recent, p...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

UC Berkeley Backpedals, Reschedules Ann Coulter's Previously Canceled Talk

Naweed Tahmas, 20, of the Berkeley College Republicans tells the Chronicle , "It's at an bad time ", and Coulter shared her rage over the rescheduling via Twitter Thursday night, vowing to come on April 2...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Nastase's tirade forces suspension of Romania Fed Cup match

The 70-year-old former world number one was reportedly heard to say to the umpire: "What's your f***ing problem?". On the resumption, Konta reeled off five games in a row to win 6-2 6-3, tying the match at 1-...More..

Golf ball pieces from harvest cause hash brown recall
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Golf ball pieces from harvest cause hash brown recall

McCain Foods recalled two brands of its frozen Southern Style Hash Browns because they might have too much in common with golf balls. Roundy's products are distributed at Mariano's, Metro Market and Pick 'n S...More..

No US Role in Libya Beyond Combating Islamic State
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

No US Role in Libya Beyond Combating Islamic State

A fragile United Nations -backed government is now holding on to power in Tripoli, but faces a number of threats including an ISIS presence in the country. "Again it's happening it seems", he said. "The Unite...More..

Possible shutdown, health care quagmire awaiting Congress
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Possible shutdown, health care quagmire awaiting Congress

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said before the recess that bipartisan negotiations were underway and that he expected an agreement that would allow the House and Senate to vote on a budget dea...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Advocates fan out in global show of support for science

Satellite marches were held nationwide in cities big and small, including Seattle, Auburn, Ala., Valdosta, Ga., Honolulu, Clearwater, Fla., Cleveland, Dallas, and Green Bay, Wis., and at Old Faithful in Yellow...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Parliament approves Prime Minister Theresa May's General Election call

May also told the BBC that her political opponents were intent on "frustrating the Brexit process" " even after Parliament authorized divorce talks with the EU. Labour faces criticism that its stand on Brexit ...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Elizabeth Thomas Returns Home

She and Cummins were found in a cabin in rural northern California Thursday morning after authorities received a tip. "He said she was 24, and he said he was 38". Authorities say the girl is apparently health...More..

Opposition disputes Turkey vote as European Union urges probe
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Opposition disputes Turkey vote as European Union urges probe

The deputy chairman of the opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) said on Tuesday that his party had done the same, and would use all legal paths to challenge the vote. "From the German government's point o...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Federal Bureau of Investigation takes custody of teacher accused of kidnapping Tennessee girl

Elizabeth was in protective federal care and would be returned home on a Tennessee Bureau of Investigation aircraft, authorities said. A lawyer for Thomas' family says they are elated the girl has been locate...More..

Salmonella fears results in recall of Miss Vickie's Jalapeno potato chips
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Salmonella fears results in recall of Miss Vickie's Jalapeno potato chips

They add no salmonella was discovered in the seasoning supplied to them, but the move is being made as a cautionary measure. Miss Vickie's brand announced a recall of potato chips with jalapeno flavor due t...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Pot tracking: federal government looks to set up system for cannabis

Quinnipiac Poll Results: Should Marijuana Use Be Legalized? Only 7 percent think marijuana is the more risky of the two. The head of Colorado's Department of Revenue has spoken to IL legislators consider...More..

Interpublic Group of Companies (IPG) to Repurchase $300 million in Outstanding Shares
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Interpublic Group of Companies (IPG) to Repurchase $300 million in Outstanding Shares

Insiders sold 1,354,639 shares of company stock valued at $33,081,398 over the last 90 days. Stock Price: IPG shares were inactive in the pre-market trading following the release. (The) (IPG) now has P/E (P...More..

West Indies recover from early setback against Pakistan
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

West Indies recover from early setback against Pakistan

The West Indies fought back in the final session of the first test against Pakistan on Friday, reaching 244-7 at the close, a reasonable total on a hard Sabina Park wicket after the home team had collap...More..