Monday April 23-rd, 2018

Country star Michael Ray faces DUI after crash at Florida McDonald's Country star Michael Ray faces DUI after crash at Florida McDonald's

TMZ reports that Michael was put through a battery of field sobriety tests after police officers noted that the singer "had bloodshot eyes, slurred speech, reeked of alcohol and he stumbled when he got out of the vehicle". Roach grew up in Eustis...

Canadian killed, 3 injured in Mexico bus crash: Global Affairs Canada

Mexican officials said Wednesday eight Americans, two Swedes and one Canadian were killed in the crash. Martin said the crash occurred as the bus was on its way to the ruins at Chacchoben , about 110 miles (175 kilometers) south of Tulum .

Bristol neighbourhood uses 'sinister' spikes to stop birds pooping on fancy cars Bristol neighbourhood uses 'sinister' spikes to stop birds pooping on fancy cars

They have been installed along tree branches which overhang a vehicle park that is used by a number of expensive BMWs and Audis. The tree limbs that have been spiked reportedly fall outside the city's "tree preservation orders", which can fine resi...

Voters prefer Democrats in control of Congress by 11 points Voters prefer Democrats in control of Congress by 11 points

Gallup found that Trump now has a 35 percent approval rating while former President Barack Obama polled at 50 percent during his first December as commander-in-chief. On Oct. 20, a Granite State Poll surveyed likely Democratic primary voters in New...

Powerful Winds That Fanned Thomas Fire Expected to Return to SoCal Powerful Winds That Fanned Thomas Fire Expected to Return to SoCal

However, a new wave of winds and dry conditions will complicate fire fighting efforts. It has burned 272,000 acres, destroying almost 800 homes and damaging hundreds more - and it is now on track to become the largest fire in California's history.

NZ gets into Christmas spirit with nationwide Secret Santa NZ gets into Christmas spirit with nationwide Secret Santa

The scheme was started in 2010 by Sam Elton-Walters, who matched strangers on Twitter to send Secret Santa gifts to each other in time for Christmas . But then she released a second video, saying: "Somehow there's been a bit of a mix up, which ult...

Enes Kanter, Knicks Center, Faces Jail Time In Turkey For Insulting Leader Enes Kanter, Knicks Center, Faces Jail Time In Turkey For Insulting Leader

Kanter said he wasn't concerned and continued his criticisms of Erdogan, saying, "That dude is a maniac". A retweet by United Arab Emirates' Foreign Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, accusing Ottomans of oppressing Arabs, led to a sharp...

Russians sanctioned over human rights violations

The five Russians were targeted under the Magnitsky Act, passed by Congress in 2012 in response to the death of Russian lawyer Sergei Magnitsky. But these actions were taken under existing United States legislation. In addition to the head of Russi...

Ethics watchdog finds PM Trudeau vacation with Aga Khan broke conflict rules Ethics watchdog finds PM Trudeau vacation with Aga Khan broke conflict rules

Trudeau has said he has known the Aga Khan, Prince Shah Karim Al Husseini, since childhood. His office didn't immediately respond to an emailed request for comment about the report. "It is important that as we move forward that we learn from this mis...

Child Health Insurance Program running out of money Child Health Insurance Program running out of money

The Children's Health Insurance Program also provides funding for 77,000 Alabama children enrolled in the state's Medicaid program. The Republican-controlled House has voted to extend the 20-year-old program for five years and would fund it by char...

'Multiple' deaths after passenger train derails onto U.S. highway 'Multiple' deaths after passenger train derails onto U.S. highway

NTSB investigators have found that the train's emergency brakes were automatically activated during the derailment rather than being engaged manually by the engineer. The affected southbound stretch of Interstate 5, which runs from the Canadian borde...

Gov. Rick Scott calls on state senator to resign Gov. Rick Scott calls on state senator to resign

Now that investigation is complete & its findings of probable cause & the referral of the most serious allegations to law enforcement, it is time for Sen. "Resigning is the best thing he can do now for his constituents, colleagues and the state". ...

Idaho tops list of fastest-growing states, US Census Bureau says Idaho tops list of fastest-growing states, US Census Bureau says

Census Bureau's national and state population estimates released Wednesday. Of course, percentage growth differs from numeric growth - that top title went to Texas, which brought in an additional 400,000 residents between July 2016 and July 2017, b...

Woman Pleads Guilty To Shooting Boyfriend Dead In YouTube Stunt Woman Pleads Guilty To Shooting Boyfriend Dead In YouTube Stunt

She described using a firearm that matched the gun found at the scene - a gold Desert Eagle.50-caliber pistol. A judge is expected to sentence her in February. Brue said he met with a sister of Ruiz's and a number of aunts on October 26, and "we talk...

'India's Most Wanted' host Suhaib Ilyasi jailed for life for wife's murder 'India's Most Wanted' host Suhaib Ilyasi jailed for life for wife's murder

Anju was found dead in her East Delhi residence in January 2000. She had multiple stab injuries. Initially, Ilyasi was charged under the milder Section 304 B (dowry death) and related charges of cruelty to wife and destroying evidence.

In Gujarat, Nearly 2 Per Cent Voters Opted For NOTA In Gujarat, Nearly 2 Per Cent Voters Opted For NOTA

In case of Godhra , NOTA was opted by more than 3000. The party won 16 of the 21 seats in Ahmedabad , 9 out of 10 in Vadodara and 6 out of 8 in Rajkot, thus the urban votes accounting for nearly half of the total seats won by it - 48 out of the B...

Nikki Haley: The US is 'taking names' on Jerusalem resolution Nikki Haley: The US is 'taking names' on Jerusalem resolution

Merzuk Ali El Ghanim, Kuwait's parliament speaker, thanked Egypt for submitting the resolution, and said in a written statement, "This counter-stance against unilateral steps on Jerusalem's recognition as the capital of Israel shows that we are not a...

National Football League owner to sell team amid harassment and misconduct allegations National Football League owner to sell team amid harassment and misconduct allegations

Combs wrote on Twitter Sunday evening, noting that he could become the NFL's first majority African-American owner. "These have been some of the most hard days of my 19 years with the Panthers, but I am lifted up by the strong resolve and the c...

Ivanka Trump Visits Connecticut School, Parents Pull Kids Out Of Classes Ivanka Trump Visits Connecticut School, Parents Pull Kids Out Of Classes

The first daughter took a trip to the Norwalk Early College Academy at Norwalk High School to tour a program that allows students to simultaneously earn a high school diploma and associate of applied science degree. According to The Hour , Trump, du...

Body cam shows Florida officer being dragged by speeding vehicle Body cam shows Florida officer being dragged by speeding vehicle

Xiques said the injured officer was taken to Memorial Hospital, where their injuries are reportedly non-life threatning. He had someone else in the vehicle with him at the time, only identified as a female passenger. 'The suspect attempted to pry the...

Poland facing sanctions over judiciary reforms

For its part, Warsaw has slammed the move as "an instrument of political pressure upon Poland". The bloc's executive arm triggered article seven of the European Union treaty over what it sees as "systemic threats" to the independence of the Polish ...

10 bodies found in mass grave in Myanmar: Army newspaper

Late yesterday the army said it had exhumed 10 bodies in a grave discovered earlier in the week in Inn Dinn, a village in Rakhine's Maungdaw township. Military officials were not immediately available for further comment. Myanmar has also blocked...

White House Petition Site Shut Down Temporarily White House Petition Site Shut Down Temporarily

It has been a subject of fascination for years, due to the varied and colorful nature of the many pleas on the site , as well as the requirement that the White House respond when petitions receive more than 100,000 digital signatures. Build Support ...

Dalit activist Jignesh Mevani wins Vadgam seat by 19696 votes Dalit activist Jignesh Mevani wins Vadgam seat by 19696 votes

Even though Mevani contested as an independent candidate, the Congress had given tacit support to the Dalit leader and did not filed any candidate from Vadgam. I promise to people, I will keep working for you. BJP's victory is very unfortunate for ...

Arthur Collins jailed for 20 years over nightclub acid attack Arthur Collins jailed for 20 years over nightclub acid attack

Passing sentence, Judge Noel Lucas QC said: "Your case has attracted a great deal of public interest". "[ His defence] from first to last was carefully researched and choreographed in order to explain away the evidence against him ", Lucas said.

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