Wednesday June 20-th, 2018

More Killed in Traffic Crashes Over New Year's Weekend than Previous Year More Killed in Traffic Crashes Over New Year's Weekend than Previous Year

Two were arrested for charges related to driving under the influence over the weekend during the New Year's Maximum Enforcement Period, the California Highway Patrol reported Wednesday. During this year's New Year's Day MEP, the CHP made at least 9...

Trump admin decides not to drill off Florida after Rick Scott lobbying Trump admin decides not to drill off Florida after Rick Scott lobbying

Governors of several other coastal states, including North Carolina, quickly asked for the same favor . South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster is also asking for an exemption for his state, citing the possible effects on the tourism industry there....

Netanyahu to visit Delhi, Mumbai Netanyahu to visit Delhi, Mumbai

Israelis were angered by Netanyahu's disparaging remarks about women, his use of taxpayer-funded auto and bodyguard to visit a strip club, and his bragging about his father helping a businessman. Staff from the Prime Minister's Office are said to hav...

Former Arizona sheriff Arpaio says he'll run for US Senate Former Arizona sheriff Arpaio says he'll run for US Senate

Former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio has announced he plans to run for the U.S. Senate seat now held by Jeff Flake . News that U.S. Rep. Martha McSally was taking concrete steps to announce a formal Senate run was overshadowed Tuesday by former ...

Bigg Boss 11: Shilpa Shinde proves Vikas Gupta and Hina Khan wrong Bigg Boss 11: Shilpa Shinde proves Vikas Gupta and Hina Khan wrong

The show which has never failed to amaze the viewers saw a surprise mid-week elimination on Wednesday. While the show is getting intense, we have listed a few pros and cons of one of the most-loved contestants of the season - Shilpa - and her journ...

Iran protests: United States urges release of 'peaceful' demonstrators Iran protests: United States urges release of 'peaceful' demonstrators

Also, Rouhani said in last week that the people of Iran were free to protest peacefully, but rejected protesting by violence. The greater long-term threat of the protests is to the Islamic regime. Social freedom is irreconcilable with Iran...

U.S. banker verdict part of 'plots' against Turkey: Erdogan U.S. banker verdict part of 'plots' against Turkey: Erdogan

Halk Bank executive Mehmet Atilla, 47, was convicted of five counts, including conspiracy. He was stoic as the guilty verdicts were read on four conspiracy counts, including conspiracy to defraud the United States, plus one bank fraud count.

Six earthquakes strike along Iran-Iraq border, rattle Baghdad Six earthquakes strike along Iran-Iraq border, rattle Baghdad

The region was rocked by a devastating quake last November, in which more than 400 people were killed and around 6,700 injured. The eighth hit near Mehran in western Iran , about 90km southeast of Mandali along the sparsely populated Zagros Mountain...

Anti-mafia operation in Germany and Italy seizes €50m in assets Anti-mafia operation in Germany and Italy seizes €50m in assets

Italy's paramilitary Carabinieri police said the arrests had dismantled a major clan of the feared 'Ndrangheta crime group. And they said that Italian restaurants in Germany, meanwhile, were forced to import Italian wine, olive oil and other goods ...

Rouhani calls on Macron to act over anti-Iran 'terrorists' in Rouhani calls on Macron to act over anti-Iran 'terrorists' in

The CSA, France's TV and radio regulator, will also be given more power to fight any "any attempt at destabilisation" by TV stations owned or influenced by foreign governments. Turkish Presidential Spokesperson İbrahim Kalın said at a press confere...

Deepika Padukone-Ranveer Singh to get married soon? Deepika Padukone-Ranveer Singh to get married soon?

In Piku Deepika Padukone played a simple yet strong character. Farah Khan was impressed after seeing Deepika in Himesh Reshammiya's music video Naam Hai Tera and gave her a break. She has her career span of nearly 10 years and today she is ce...

Pot industry shrugs off new Trump administration policy Pot industry shrugs off new Trump administration policy

States which allow recreational marijuana would lack this protection, though. In a memo , Sessions asked federal lawyers to consider the seriousness of the crime and its impact "in deciding which marijuana activities to prosecute under these...

Celebrity Big Brother 2018 kicks off with the first all-female household Celebrity Big Brother 2018 kicks off with the first all-female household

She told presenter Emma Willis: "When I believe in something, I stand my ground". The current outsider to win Celebrity Big Brother 2018 is Malika Haqq and her odds on winning are high at 25/1! Introducing a new aspect to the launch episode...

Trump Effect: Indian-origin man stripped of U.S. citizenship, could be deported Trump Effect: Indian-origin man stripped of U.S. citizenship, could be deported

Baljinder Singh , 43, from the town of Carteret in New Jersey, became a naturalised United States citizen in 2006 after marrying an American woman. The government filed the complaint against Singh last September, along with two other cases against ...

How Manchester United Could Sign Gareth Bale This Month How Manchester United Could Sign Gareth Bale This Month

The attacking trio of BBC has been a shadow of its former self, the play of consistent performers like Luka Modric and Marcelo has dipped and Zidane was probably hoping for more from emerging talents Isco and Marco Asensio this season.

Fodder scam case: Lalu Yadav to be sentenced by CBI court today Fodder scam case: Lalu Yadav to be sentenced by CBI court today

The CBI court has summoned them to appear in front of the court on January 23. Jagannath Mishra and six others were acquitted of the charges in the fodder scam, Yadav along with 15 others have been found guilty for fraudulent transactions of Rs 89 ...

Netanyahu asks if African 'infiltrators' can be forcibly removed from Israel Netanyahu asks if African 'infiltrators' can be forcibly removed from Israel

Israel has not clearly said where the migrants will go, but tacitly recognises it is too unsafe to return the Sudanese and Eritreans home. Israeli authorities have given the illegal migrants until the end of March to leave the country.

Issa will not seek re-election after serving ninth term Issa will not seek re-election after serving ninth term

Top GOP leaders cite those party rules as a primary reason for the spate of retirements. "Facing strong, well-funded Democratic challengers, a historic investment in Orange County by the DCCC, and a failed Republican agenda of raising taxes on wo...

Costs soar to $33 billion for Trump's US-Mexico border wall Costs soar to $33 billion for Trump's US-Mexico border wall

The president also discussed the Camp David meeting on Twitter, pointing to infrastructure, immigration and border security as upcoming agenda items. Trump's comments came after Chang Ung, North Korea's International Olympic Committee representat...

Iowa's Gustafson Named to Wooden Award Midseason Top-25 List Iowa's Gustafson Named to Wooden Award Midseason Top-25 List

She is one of three student-athletes from the Big Ten (Katelynn Flaherty and Kelsey Mitchell). He has nine double-double games (double digits in scoring and assists), has scored at least 20 points in 14 of his 15 games and 30 or more points five ti...

US Senate Swears In Democrats From Alabama, Minnesota US Senate Swears In Democrats From Alabama, Minnesota

Swearing the newcomers into office was the current vice president, Mike Pence . Fred Karger, a gay consultant to Republican presidential candidates and himself a candidate for president in 2012, said Hatch is retiring to make room for Romney becau...

NOAA: Damage from disasters hit record in 2017 NOAA: Damage from disasters hit record in 2017

Sixteen of these disasters caused over $1 billion in damage. Climate change is "playing an increasing role in the increasing frequency of some types of extreme weather that lead to billion-dollar disasters, most notably the rise in vulnerabilit...

State Department announces indefinite freeze on security aid to Pakistan State Department announces indefinite freeze on security aid to Pakistan

Just a few days ago, the Donald Trump administration withheld $255 million military aid to Pakistan and said that things would stay that way until the country took action against the jihadists, militants and local terror outfits on its soil.

Will Ripple be the First Cryptocurrency with a Practical Application? Will Ripple be the First Cryptocurrency with a Practical Application?

Traded exclusively on the internet, the majority of coins are built upon a decentralised infrastructure known as a blockchain . "There is huge interest by the public and there are more areas in which the public can invest, even in bitcoin , so yo...

Truck crash causes fire and closes Interstate 65 Truck crash causes fire and closes Interstate 65

Wheeles said a semi driver was not paying attention and hit the rear of a second semi, which caused the second semi to hit a third semi. The northbound lanes reopened to traffic around 3 p.m., and the southbound lanes opened around 9 p.m. Wheeles sai...

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