Duterte may not accept Trump invitation

However, on Sunday, Trump's chief of staff Reince Prebus said on USA television that the phone call should not be seen as support of Duterte's record in his war on drugs . Duterte said he was very "impressive" with the visiting Chinese ships. Wh... More..

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Donald Trump backs down on Mexican border wall funding
by | Friday, May 05, 2017

Donald Trump backs down on Mexican border wall funding

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell made a similar prediction earlier in the day. Instead the legislation will pay for other border security measures, perhaps including access roads and gates and technologic...More..

Cinco Places To Celebrate Cinco De Mayo In Sunset Park & Bay Ridge
by | Friday, May 05, 2017

Cinco Places To Celebrate Cinco De Mayo In Sunset Park & Bay Ridge

This Mexican festival that got its roots from the historical Battle of Puebla back on May 5, 1862, is bursting with Mexican culture, tradition, and vibrant parties - the kind Americans always want to take par...More..

US test fires ballistic missile from California coastal base
by | Friday, May 05, 2017

US test fires ballistic missile from California coastal base

North Korea said the bombers conducted "a nuclear bomb dropping drill against major objects" in its territory at a time when US President Donald Trump and "other US warmongers are crying out for making a pree...More..

Site of Pulse nightclub massacre to become memorial, museum
by | Friday, May 05, 2017

Site of Pulse nightclub massacre to become memorial, museum

Forty-nine people were killed and dozens of others were injured June 12 inside Pulse, a gay club in Orlando. Poma introduced the chairman of the One Pulse Foundation , Earl Crittenden , who said the burden to...More..

2 die in shooting at Dallas-area college
by | Friday, May 05, 2017

2 die in shooting at Dallas-area college

A police spokesman in Irving, James McLellan, told reporters that two people were found fatally shot in a campus building, and that officers were still clearing the building, USA Today reported . A student na...More..

Tillerson Points to Shift in US Foreign Policy Priorities
by | Friday, May 05, 2017

Tillerson Points to Shift in US Foreign Policy Priorities

While human rights concerns hampered former President Barack Obama's engagement with Southeast Asia, Tillerson signaled a shifting approach Wednesday, saying that the USA can't always afford to condition its fo...More..

GOP health bill passage leaves questions, concerns on LI
by | Friday, May 05, 2017

GOP health bill passage leaves questions, concerns on LI

It was a perilous journey, and its Senate pathway will be at least as bumpy with little doubt the measure will change, assuming it survives. Republicans in the U.S. In 2013, Australia spent $4,115 on health...More..

Berardi and Donadio Named to CoSIDA Academic All-District Team
by | Friday, May 05, 2017

Berardi and Donadio Named to CoSIDA Academic All-District Team

Over his almost two-year career, the Fayetteville native has compiled a 3.71 GPA as a public health major. Senior second baseman Jenna Lenza was voted to the CoSIDA Academic All-District 4 Team on Thursday (M...More..

by | Friday, May 05, 2017

More rain in the forecast adds to woes in flooded Midwest

MoDOT officials also said Route 21/Tesson Ferry Road at the Meramec and Route 141 at Romaine Creek would close Tuesday afternoon. A steady rain that began Wednesday continued Thursday over middle America. MoD...More..

by | Friday, May 05, 2017

DOJ rules not to charge officers in shooting of Alton Sterling

Department of Justice's decision not to bring federal charges against the Baton Rouge police officers involved in the July 2016 shooting of Alton Sterling. The city was still reeling from the shootings when A...More..

by | Friday, May 05, 2017

Race issues loom over Dallas suburb after police killing

Edwards, his brothers and two friends were leaving a house party in the Dallas suburb as Oliver and a second officer arrived to investigate possible underage drinking at the party, which was reported by a n...More..

Kansas City Catholics banish Girl Scouts and their cookies
by | Friday, May 05, 2017

Kansas City Catholics banish Girl Scouts and their cookies

The Archbishop then suggested parents send their children to American Heritage Girls and invited Girl Scout leaders to leave their roles in the immoral organization to join American Heritage Girls . The de...More..

Trump to sign order on political limits for churches
by | Friday, May 05, 2017

Trump to sign order on political limits for churches

They write, "For President Trump to stand any chance at following through on his campaign promise to be a "real friend" to the LGBT community, he can not follow fringe, anti-LGBT extremists down this ill-advise...More..

Trump likely to sign order on political limits for churches
by | Friday, May 05, 2017

Trump likely to sign order on political limits for churches

According to Politico , two senior administration officials have confirmed Trump will sign the order on Thursday, although "one cautioned that it hasn't yet been finalized, and noted that lawyers are now rev...More..

French election rallies on May Day bring insults, unrest
by | Friday, May 05, 2017

French election rallies on May Day bring insults, unrest

Marine Le Pen tweeted her support for the injured policemen and said the incident was the type of unacceptable behaviour that she no longer wanted to see on French streets. Daniel Cohn-Bendit, a veteran rebel o...More..

by | Friday, May 05, 2017

Obama's Chicago library is going to be a little bit flashy

The design was crafted by Tod Williams and Billie Tsien, the husband-wife NY architects who were also in attendance. Mayor Rahm Emanuel and hundreds of residents attended the unveiling, which included a 3D mode...More..

Democrats predict backlash for GOP
by | Friday, May 05, 2017

Democrats predict backlash for GOP

As White House aides prepared for meetings and phone calls to persuade skeptical lawmakers on the healthcare bill, Republican House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan backed efforts to incorporate changes to ...More..

by | Friday, May 05, 2017

Turkish jets strike Kurdish fighters in Syria, Iraq's Sinjar

The Turkish artillery shelling targeted the Kurdish positions in the Dirbasiyeh area, amid clashes between both sides, said the report. The SDF are engaged in an offensive against the Islamic State group in...More..

by | Friday, May 05, 2017

Governor's office not notified of DOJ decision

Alton Sterling's videotaped shooting in Baton Rouge was one of a series of police killing of black men that triggered nationwide protests spearheaded by the "Black Lives Matter" movement. "We can not establ...More..

by | Friday, May 05, 2017

What to know as Texas nears passing 'sanctuary city' law

The bill now heads to Abbott, the first-term Republican governor who deemed a "sanctuary cities" prohibtion an emergency item for lawmakers this session. Some of the more controversial measures in the Arizona...More..

Trump's Energy Executive Order Aims to Open Protected Waters to Oil Drilling
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Trump's Energy Executive Order Aims to Open Protected Waters to Oil Drilling

President Donald Trump will sign executive orders this week aimed at expanding offshore oil drilling and reviewing national monument designations made by his predecessors, continuing the Republican's assault ...More..

House to vote on Obamacare repeal on Thursday
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

House to vote on Obamacare repeal on Thursday

The vote comes after Republicans suspended the ballot on a new health law in March for lack of support, despite enjoying a large majority in Congress, and US President Donald Trump made a decision to freeze the...More..

Maryland prisoner is found after going on the run for days
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Maryland prisoner is found after going on the run for days

Police said Watson was found by a Howard County police tactical team at around 9:40 p.m.in a wooded area off of Dorsey Run Road. David Watson, 28, is serving a 106-year sentence at Wicomico County Detention C...More..

Brawl on airplane; man yells 'America' on way out
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Brawl on airplane; man yells 'America' on way out

But seconds later, one of the fighting passengers, who was wearing a red shirt that was torn in the skirmish, came back, apparently ready for another round. After being briefly separated, the man in red returne...More..

Case dismissed against official who sounded warning about Flint water
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Case dismissed against official who sounded warning about Flint water

For Mays, this means neglecting other bills, such as mortgage, auto payments and health care bills in order to gather the funds to pay off the overdue water bill and to ensure that her family still has a home t...More..

by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Officer who killed unarmed black 15-year-old fired, identified by department

The announcement of the officer's dismissal was welcomed by the Edwards family. Balch Springs Police Chief Jonathan Haber announced Oliver's termination at a press conference Tuesday evening, according ...More..

by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

North Korea's Kim Jong-un is 'pretty smart cookie'

And he was able to do it. Trump spoke to Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte on Saturday about North Korea and his outreach to regional leaders aims to get "everyone in line backing up a plan of action" if ...More..

China envoy pick pledges to confront Beijing on tough issues
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

China envoy pick pledges to confront Beijing on tough issues

Terry Branstad, the nominee for US ambassador to China, said he hopes to use his unique relationships with Chinese President Xi Jinping and US President Donald Trump to positively influence US-China relations. ...More..

Matt Boyd: Boyd gives up three runs in 7 2/3 innings Wednesday
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Matt Boyd: Boyd gives up three runs in 7 2/3 innings Wednesday

SportsTime Ohio, WTAM/1100 will carry the game. He allowed five runs, seven hits and a walk while throwing 55 pitches. Miguel Cabrera wasted little time making his presence felt in his return from the disab...More..

by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Google warns of phishing scam that impersonates Google Docs

This invitation requests you to open the file in Google Docs . Following this, the scam then uses the user's contact information to forward the email to all contacts i.e every person who has ever been emaile...More..

by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Louisiana investigating fatal police shooting of Alton Sterling

The shooting sparked nationwide protests amid a fierce debate over police treatment of minorities. Police Chief Carl Dabadie Jr. said Sterling was armed at the time, and a witness said the officer removed a gun...More..

Trump claims he will pay more under new tax plan
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Trump claims he will pay more under new tax plan

Standard deductions and individual deductions: The new plan would double the standard deduction , which is now $6,350 for single filers and $12,700 for married couples. It has evolved over the years and now i...More..

More rain to prolong flooding
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

More rain to prolong flooding

That has all changed now. We start the morning off dry but we are expecting rain to move in late today and continue into the weekend. Another large system of strong, possibly severe, storms are expected t...More..

Thousands march in Las Vegas on May Day
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Thousands march in Las Vegas on May Day

Police said on Twitter that all participants were encouraged to leave the march as smoke bombs and other items continued to be thrown at police Monday afternoon. To truly win the healthcare, housing, and jobs t...More..