Wednesday July 18-th, 2018

Muslims pray under military protection in Sri Lanka after riots Muslims pray under military protection in Sri Lanka after riots

Yesterday, 81 people were arrested, including the main suspect, for inciting violence against Muslims . Army chief Mahesh Senanayake visited Kandy on Thursday and promised an increased military presence near mosques nationwide. In Weligama, also...

Travel warning issued for Americans in Mexico Travel warning issued for Americans in Mexico

The U.S. Embassy did not mention a specific plot targeting Americans, but Olson believes issuing the security alert was the right call. Not necessarily. And while US citizens aren't explicitly forbidden to visit Playa del Carmen, if the consulate a...

UK Police Expand Probe Of Ex-Spy's Poisoning After 21 Treated UK Police Expand Probe Of Ex-Spy's Poisoning After 21 Treated

Pritchard said he had spoken to Bailey and his wife in hospital, adding that "he's well, he's sat up" but was "very anxious". Skripal, a former Russian military intelligence officer, was convicted in 2006 of spying for Britain and released in 201...

911 calls reveal panic as Florida high school massacre unfolded 911 calls reveal panic as Florida high school massacre unfolded

It also marks Scott's break with the National Rifle Association, and the group's powerful lobbyist called the bill "a display of bullying and coercion" that would violate Second Amendment rights and punish law-abiding citizens. "I'm sorry, I can't ...

European Union plans extra tariffs on 'certain' United States whiskies

As Laura Frykberg reports, the European Union expects to be excluded from the tariffs, according to its Trade Commissioner, Cecilia Malmstrom . The former French Economy Minister said that "immediate" retaliatory measures would include European ta...

Trump's military parade will be without tanks Trump's military parade will be without tanks

The memo , signed by Navy Capt. Hallock Mohler, executive secretary for the Office of the Secretary of Defense, confirms the parade is set to take place on Veterans Day , Nov. His inaugural committee reportedly explored, but rejected, the idea of ...

Female drunk driver accused of killing a man and unborn kid Female drunk driver accused of killing a man and unborn kid

They also said Elliott did not apply brakes before the impact. Guerrero-Moreno died in the August 2 crash and his wife's injury led to the unborn child's death. Her family testified that they feel she can change people's lives by sharing her story....

Emmanuel Macron arrives in India, Narendra Modi receives him at airport Emmanuel Macron arrives in India, Narendra Modi receives him at airport

In the worldwide context, India and France can do well to form a shared indulgent of the challenges that the whole world is facing today with the global worries mainly created by USA PrsidentTrump's troublemaking foreign policy and the stagger toward...

Kentucky Senate Opts Not to Vote on Pension Reforms Friday Kentucky Senate Opts Not to Vote on Pension Reforms Friday

This is not about me. Gov. Phil Scott said he was "disappointed" that a bill addressing gun violence did not make it to his desk last week after the House made a decision to move on its own "extreme risk" gun seizure bill rather than passing a simi...

Trump Administration Rejects Idaho's Plan To Flout ACA Trump Administration Rejects Idaho's Plan To Flout ACA

Seema Verma , the administrator for HHS' Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, blocked a move by the state of Idaho that would have undermined Obamacare. Obamacare "remains the law and we have a duty to enforce and uphold the law", she wrote ....

Six Nations 2018: Joe Schmidt slams critics of Ireland's style Six Nations 2018: Joe Schmidt slams critics of Ireland's style

But Martin, who will resume at stand-off at Donnybrook, has seen definite signs of progress in those three games, and believes if Scotland can cut out some basic errors they have a chance of breaking their duck. It's always easy to caricature Engl...

Nor'easter brings heavy snow, creates travel headaches across Northeast Nor'easter brings heavy snow, creates travel headaches across Northeast

The snowfall lasted throughout the day, but the storm got a later start than previously expected in some areas. "We have to watch for a much warmer storm past the middle of the month", he says. New York City schools remained open. Very heavy sno...

Florida Gun Legislation Heads To Governor After State House Approves Bill Florida Gun Legislation Heads To Governor After State House Approves Bill

Kashuv tweeted that he showed the president and first lady an app that lets students reach students. The video was not released. Dispatcher: "I'm sorry, I can't hear you". "He's defied all odds, and he continues to do so", his lawyer said. His ...

Aid reaches Syria's Ghouta as strikes hit rebel enclave Aid reaches Syria's Ghouta as strikes hit rebel enclave

In a letter last month to U.N. Secretary General Antonio Guterres, the three main rebel factions in eastern Ghouta said they were committed to making al-Qaida-linked fighters and their families leave within 15 days. The onslaught has killed more than...

Trump says he's working with Australia on tariff exemption Trump says he's working with Australia on tariff exemption

The president tweeted late on March 9 that he had spoken with Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull , and said "He is committed to having a very fair and reciprocal military and trade relationship". The announcement is a major diplomatic victor...

San Diego Woman's Emotional Immigration Arrest Draws Criticism San Diego Woman's Emotional Immigration Arrest Draws Criticism

Her daughter, who was transported to a detention center in Chicago, has yet to be released. Morales-Luna, 36, is a single mother who came to the USA from Mexico when she was 15 years old, Moreno said . "If there weren't uniformed agents, it would ...

Virginia Cavaliers cruise past Louisville in ACC quarterfinals Virginia Cavaliers cruise past Louisville in ACC quarterfinals

With Donte Grantham, the Tigers went 6-2 against potential NCAA Tournament teams , but since losing the senior to a season-ending injury Clemson is just 2-5 in such games. The two teams split the regular-season series, as Providence won the ...

Florida Senate passes restrictions on gun sales Florida Senate passes restrictions on gun sales

While changing the bill Monday to keep most full-time teachers out of the program, the Senate also revised its name to the "Coach Aaron Feis Guardian Program", named for an assistant football coach who died shielding students from the bullets at ...

Racist Florida Teacher Gets Only Suspension for Racial Slurs Racist Florida Teacher Gets Only Suspension for Racial Slurs

According to an investigative report seen by CNN , a student told the school board Swinyar had been discussing relationships in class. "I never said that, but if I did, I am sorry", he allegedly told students. And the entire school board who vot...

London moves to impose Northern Ireland budget London moves to impose Northern Ireland budget

Thursday's budget saw the release of £410m of the £1bn package negotiated by the DUP as part of the party's confidence-and-supply agreement with the Conservative Government. Ms Bradley said: "We must act to secure public services and enable NI depart...

Justice Kennedy May Retire Sometime Around Early Summer, According to Senator Heller Justice Kennedy May Retire Sometime Around Early Summer, According to Senator Heller

Senate, he has effectively been the swing vote on the nine-member court since Sandra Day O'Connor's 2006 retirement. "Kennedy is going to retire around sometime early summer", Heller told a group in Las Vegas. In light of that info, is it likely ...

Colin Firth's Wife Admits to Past Affair With Alleged Stalker Colin Firth's Wife Admits to Past Affair With Alleged Stalker

The other man, Brancaccia, claims Livia meant to leave Colin for him - and he has messages, photos and videos to prove it - but she got cold feet. The Firths, who've been together for over two decades, apparently separated for a short while a cou...

Marvell Technology Group (MRVL) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Argus

The stock has "Buy" rating by Argus Research on Monday, November 14. Barclays raised Marvell Technology Group from an "equal weight" rating to an "overweight" rating and lifted their price objective for the company from $20.00 to $30.00 in a report...

Saudis prep for WAR - Kingdom to buy 50 fighter jets from UK Saudis prep for WAR - Kingdom to buy 50 fighter jets from UK

Leading the war is bin Salman, who is also Saudi Arabia's defense minister. Britain and Saudi Arabia have set themselves a 65 billion pound trade and investment target for the coming years, with London looking for new post-Brexit markets for its ...

Trump escalates trade war rhetoric with threat of European auto tariffs Trump escalates trade war rhetoric with threat of European auto tariffs

On Monday, Trump tweeted that "tariffs on Steel and Aluminum will only come off if new & fair NAFTA agreement is signed". Republican lawmakers have stepped up calls for President Donald Trump to pull back from proposed tariffs on steel and alum...

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