Ghouta evacuation stalls over differences among Syria rebels

The resumed assault comes after the apparent failure of negotiations between Jaish al-Islam and regime backer Russian Federation over a rebel withdrawal from Douma. Jaish al-Islam had been angling for a reconciliation deal that would allow them to ... More..

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Snow, wintry mix in weekend forecast
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

Snow, wintry mix in weekend forecast

Afternoon highs will only reach the upper 20s to mid-30s on Thursday . Also on the weather front the Tri-State area is well above the average rainfall for the year so far. Sunshine and drier weather retu...More..

US Sanctions on Russian Federation
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

US Sanctions on Russian Federation

In parallel, and to Trump's fury, former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief Robert Mueller has been empowered as a special prosecutor to investigate possible collusion between the president's campaign and ...More..

Liverpool Extend League Dominance Over Everton At Goodison Park Stalemate
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

Liverpool Extend League Dominance Over Everton At Goodison Park Stalemate

Oxlade-Chamberlain was given a 20-minute cameo, while Firmino failed to make an impact after his late introduction. You've got 10 minutes, and as a hint we've given you how many goals each player as scored, a...More..

White House official downplays trade war with China
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

White House official downplays trade war with China

Kudlow told reporters he doesn't agree with the assertion that the U.S.is in a trade war . White House Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow claimed the president is ultimately in favor of free trade, des...More..

Trump Will Skip White House Correspondents' Association Dinner for Second Straight Year
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

Trump Will Skip White House Correspondents' Association Dinner for Second Straight Year

President Trump told "Bernie & Sid in the Morning" on 77-WABC in NY during a phone interview on Friday morning that it's "unlikely" he will "do the White House correspondents' dinner this year", before adding ...More..

Will counter Trinamool's pre-poll violence with equal measure: Dilip Ghosh
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

Will counter Trinamool's pre-poll violence with equal measure: Dilip Ghosh

A Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) worker died on Wednesday after allegedly being thrashed by Trinamool Congress (TMC) cadres in West Bengal's Bankura district. "We know that they (Trinamool) will pressurise op...More..

Wall St recovers from sharp losses sparked by China tariffs
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

Wall St recovers from sharp losses sparked by China tariffs

The S&P 500 . SPX lost 22.96 points, or 0.862237 percent, to 2,639.88. The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks dipped 29.63 points, or 1.9 percent, to 1,513.30. Omar Aquilar, Chief Investment Offic...More..

EPA chief Pruitt 'doing great job but is totally under siege'
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

EPA chief Pruitt 'doing great job but is totally under siege'

Dravis came to the EPA after serving with Pruitt as general counsel of the Republican Attorneys General Association. But two EPA officials and a White House official told The Post that the administrat...More..

India PM Narendra Modi overturns ministry crackdown on fake news
by | Friday, April 06, 2018

India PM Narendra Modi overturns ministry crackdown on fake news

However, the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting later withdrew these guidelines after the Prime Minister's Office ordered it to do so. The ministry said that complaints about fake news in print wo...More..

State troopers crack down on distracted driving
by | Friday, April 06, 2018

State troopers crack down on distracted driving

Here's a look at the number of distracted driving citations issued in each county. "We will do this through enforcement and education efforts like our new advertising campaign "Just Drive", reminding drivers ...More..

United Kingdom police arrest 78-year-old after burglar stabbed to death
by | Friday, April 06, 2018

United Kingdom police arrest 78-year-old after burglar stabbed to death

Detectives believe a struggle ensued between "one of the males and the home-owner" and the 38-year-old intruder was stabbed in the upper body but they refused to confirm whether the suspect had been stabbed wit...More..

Commonwealth Games - Australia's Pearson withdraws from home Games due to injury
by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

Commonwealth Games - Australia's Pearson withdraws from home Games due to injury

Pearson's injury may be the reason why she was not chosen to be Australia's flagbearer at Wednesday's opening ceremony. "I guess you could call it despair". Australia's World Champion 100 m hurdler Sally Pea...More..

Facebook is changing the way it handles your data-here's how
by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

Facebook is changing the way it handles your data-here's how

Zakharova said banned Russian users and pages would appreciate if Facebook handed over any information on what laws or user agreement terms they had violated. "We're still working through this". Mr Zuckerberg...More..

Thunderbirds pilot killed in F-16 crash outside of Las Vegas
by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

Thunderbirds pilot killed in F-16 crash outside of Las Vegas

A US Marine Corps CH-53 crashed Tuesday in the vicinity of Naval Air Facility El Centro in California, killing four crew members. Coulliard said the crash location and condition of the pilot or pilots wer...More..

Indian high commissioner meets Pakistan's NSA amid cross-border terrorism issues
by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

Indian high commissioner meets Pakistan's NSA amid cross-border terrorism issues

The Committee condemned the recent reign of terror unleashed by the Indian Security Forces in Indian Occupied Jammu and Kashmir , which has resulted in the shahadat of twenty innocent civilians and lethal inju...More..

United Nations hosts donors' conference for addressing Yemen crisis
by | Wednesday, April 04, 2018

United Nations hosts donors' conference for addressing Yemen crisis

During the event, Sweden and Switzerland organized a panel discussion on humanitarian access in Yemen based on the Presidential Statement of the UN Security Council adopted on March 15. Saudi Arabia says its a...More..

Child abuse awareness month
by | Wednesday, April 04, 2018

Child abuse awareness month

The number of abuse cases reported here is, quite frankly, staggering. "The love and compassion that individuals have for us and the children that we serve is just tremendous". After all, child abuse and negl...More..

Experts unable to identify source of nerve agent used in Skripal attack
by | Wednesday, April 04, 2018

Experts unable to identify source of nerve agent used in Skripal attack

The Kremlin says Britain will have to apologize for unfounded accusations against Russian Federation over the poisoning of an ex-spy. The embassy claimed that novichok may be present in the UK: "We have also ...More..

Oklahoma teachers demand better pay in second day of strike
by | Wednesday, April 04, 2018

Oklahoma teachers demand better pay in second day of strike

That's a major reason that Cagle calls the unions "weak and vulnerable". The national economy's upswing appears to have given little lift to many public schoolteachers, who have complained of losing ground fi...More..