Saturday April 21-st, 2018

Friends and family identify victims of wrong-way crash in Yolo County Friends and family identify victims of wrong-way crash in Yolo County

The five other victims - three women and two men - were in a 2013 Dodge. "It's heartbreaking when you hear something like that about people getting hurt like that, especially if people are driving the wrong way", Diaz said . A wrong way driver cau...

NYC Pedestrian Deaths Drop 32 Percent Last Year NYC Pedestrian Deaths Drop 32 Percent Last Year

Pedestrian deaths in the city plummeted 32 percent in 2017 compared to the previous year - but cyclist deaths are still on the rise, according to statistics released Monday. But deaths of people on bikes shot up from 18 in 2016 to 23 a year ago. And ...

Explosion reportedly kills at least 23 people Explosion reportedly kills at least 23 people

The Syrian regime has retaken control of much of the country in the past year with the help of Russian forces and has launched an offensive to seize Idlib, the only province that came under full rebel control in the near-seven-year war. Also, almost ...

'60s French pop icon France Gall, RIP '60s French pop icon France Gall, RIP

France Gall , you will be missed. "She leaves behind songs known by every French person and the example of a life that was oriented towards others, those that she loved and those that she helped". President Emmanuel Macron said in a statement: " Fran...

Former EU commissioner Peter Sutherland dies aged 71 Former EU commissioner Peter Sutherland dies aged 71

Peter was a great man and a great friend of the global trading system. Jean-Claude Juncker, president of the European Commission, said he was "deeply saddened" by the news. He was the oil major's longest-serving chairman, from 1997 to 2009, and hel...

Pence to visit Egypt, Jordan, Israel in January - White House Pence to visit Egypt, Jordan, Israel in January - White House

Vice President Mike Pence is set to tour the Middle East after having to delay his trip last month due to the tax bill vote. Pence will then spend January 22 and 23 in Israel, where he will participate in a bilateral discussion with Israeli Prime Min...

Republicans ask DOJ to weigh criminal charges against Trump dossier author Republicans ask DOJ to weigh criminal charges against Trump dossier author

The FBI probe, now taken over by special counsel Robert Mueller , has resulted in two indictments and two guilty pleas, including from Trump's first national security adviser, Michael Flynn. According to the Times report, however, Papadopoulos app...

Multiple central PA school districts, authorities investigate school threat Multiple central PA school districts, authorities investigate school threat

A threatening message circulating on social media that mentions "MHS" is not referring to Millville's high school, authorities say. Around 8:53 p.m. The post from School District of Lancaster's website includes a link to an article from Albermarle...

ACLU asks NJ to lift prison ban on book about mass incarceration ACLU asks NJ to lift prison ban on book about mass incarceration

In " The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness ", the legal scholar Michelle Alexander argues that America's war on drugs fueled the mass incarceration of black Americans, including many who were locked up for minor or nonvi...

Mitt Romney was treated over the summer for prostate cancer Mitt Romney was treated over the summer for prostate cancer

The former MA governor and presidential candidate has a home in Utah and deep ties to the state, including through his Mormon faith. The former MA governor and GOP presidential nominee's prognosis is "good", CNN reported . This story will be updat...

International Olympic Committee extends North Korea deadline for Pyeongchang Games

Jon Jong-su has also attended various inter-Korean talks, beginning with the inter-Korean summit in June 2000. Ri has led North Korea's delegation in cross-border military talks since 2006. involvement, as South Korea probably can't offer them the ...

Reshuffle chaos as Conservatives delete tweet mistakenly announcing Chris Grayling as Chairman Reshuffle chaos as Conservatives delete tweet mistakenly announcing Chris Grayling as Chairman

No 10 has described reports Education Secretary Justine Greening and Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt will be among those moved as "all guesswork". It was then revealed shortly after that Brandon Lewis, the current immigration minister, will become par...

Weather Disasters Cost the United States a Record $306 Billion in 2017 Weather Disasters Cost the United States a Record $306 Billion in 2017

Gulf Coast. NOAA says each disaster exceeded $1 billion in damage. Last year's disasters killed 362 people in the US, including Puerto Rico, NOAA said. NOAA announced its figures at the society's annual conference in Austin, Texas. Meanwhile, t...

CAT 2017 results declared, 20 candidates get 100 percentile CAT 2017 results declared, 20 candidates get 100 percentile

CAT 2017 has witnessed 20 candidates scoring 100 percentile. "While in CAT 2016 all the top 20 candidates were male and engineers, this year the top 20 list contains two female candidates and three non-engineers", IIM Lucknow said in an email.

Former Egyptian Prime Minister Shafiq Retreats From Running in 2018 Presidential Elections Former Egyptian Prime Minister Shafiq Retreats From Running in 2018 Presidential Elections

Lasheen Ibrahim, head of the National Electoral Commission, which is in charge of supervising the 2018 Egyptian presidential election, center, and members of the commission prepare to give a press conference at the commission headquarters in Cairo, E...

More than $175000 raised to help Roy Moore accuser after house fire More than $175000 raised to help Roy Moore accuser after house fire

The fire that destroyed Tina Johnson's home on January 3 is being investigated as possible arson. "It's too coincidental to me but whatever they say, I'll go with, " Johnson told CBS. "And this is so upsetting for anybody, losing their home, ever...

Trump Works From 11-6, Sort Of Trump Works From 11-6, Sort Of

Trump apparently watches TV and tweets from 8am to 11am, when he meanders into the office for his first meeting - often an intelligence briefing. Much of that time is spend watching television and tweeting, according to insiders. R. McMaster, foll...

VP Pence to travel to Middle East next week following postponement VP Pence to travel to Middle East next week following postponement

Rather, Egypt's positions are conveyed by the president, the minister of foreign affairs and in official statements as well. According to Sunday's statement, Azmi Megahed, a news anchor said to have also been on the call, had never heard of Kholi a...

Kashmiri scholar from AMU joins terror outfit, images with gun goes viral Kashmiri scholar from AMU joins terror outfit, images with gun goes viral

As per sources, Wani was supposed to be at his home with his parents on December 4. "Police registered a case after a missing report was field by his family today", GNS quoted a police officer as saying. However, he didn't report back to home, the ...

Fallen Pierce County deputy was Navy veteran, father Fallen Pierce County deputy was Navy veteran, father

The officer was identified by the sheriff's department as Daniel McCartney of Yelm, a Navy veteran and a father of three young boys. They alerted deputies, and one arrived about six minutes later. that our deputy has passed away from his injuries",...

Service, walk to celebrate Dr. King Service, walk to celebrate Dr. King

On Jan. 14, a MLK Unity Parade, hosted by the Greater Hartsville Ministerial Alliance, will begin at 4 p.m.at Pride Park, 630 S. Sixth St.in Hartsville. He received his undergraduate degree in history and African American studies from Wesleyan Univer...

Twitter explains why it won't suspend Donald Trump's account

Twitter wrote: "No one person's account drives Twitter's growth, or influences these decisions". After "a lot of discussion about political figures and world leaders on Twitter", the website said: "Twitter is here to serve and help advance the gl...

Tom Steyer, California Billionaire, Says He Won't Run for Office in 2018 Tom Steyer, California Billionaire, Says He Won't Run for Office in 2018

His October ad described Trump as "a clear and present danger who is mentally unstable and armed with nuclear weapons", months before the Commander in Chief bragged to North Korea about having a sizeable button with the sole objective of launching ...

Paul Manafort Sues Special Counsel Robert Mueller, DOJ Over Russia Probe Paul Manafort Sues Special Counsel Robert Mueller, DOJ Over Russia Probe

Some of the options being considered include submitting written responses to questions instead of a sit-down interview or filing an affidavit signed by the president asserting his innocence, according to the report. In October, Manafort and his bus...

Princess Charlotte Is Adorable On Her First Day At Nursery School Princess Charlotte Is Adorable On Her First Day At Nursery School

The school is less than a mile from Kensington Palace. The Duchess of Cambridge has released photographs of her two-year-old daughter beaming with excitement, with a tiny backpack ready for her first day. The little royals will both be attending ...

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT