Thursday August 16-th, 2018

Royal wedding guest list: Theresa May and Donald Trump are not invited Royal wedding guest list: Theresa May and Donald Trump are not invited

Earlier reports had suggested that Meghan and Harry were struggling with wanting to invite the Obamas but not the Trumps, and it seems that they've come to the conclusion that the only way to do so would be to avoid inviting the Obamas at all, desp...

April Ryan Asks White House If Trump Has Considered Resigning from Office April Ryan Asks White House If Trump Has Considered Resigning from Office

RYAN: It's not ridiculous. Michael Cohen , who left the Trump Organization in January of past year and now serves as Trump's private attorney, was reportedly under scrutiny for payments to two women who claimed to have had affairs with the preside...

The Brand New: Emir of Qatar says That His State condemns terrorism The Brand New: Emir of Qatar says That His State condemns terrorism

In a telephone name final week, Trump credited the emir with working to counter terror financing and extremism. The Emir said Trump "has been very helpful in supporting us during this blockade", and thanked the American people for being "very suppo...

Arizona Cuts Off In-State Tuition for 'Dreamers' Arizona Cuts Off In-State Tuition for 'Dreamers'

The Arizona Supreme Court says those granted the ability to work and stay in the US under a program started by former President Barack Obama known as DACA don't qualify for state benefits like in-state tuition. Those three words - "lawful immigra...

Aramco's Motiva plans petrochemicals expansion in the US Aramco's Motiva plans petrochemicals expansion in the US

Located next to the SATORP refinery in the same industrial area, the complex will comprise a world-size mixed-feed steam cracker (50% ethane and refinery off-gas) with a capacity of 1.5 million tons per year of ethylene and related high-added-val...

Packers WR Davis arrested for bomb joke at LAX Packers WR Davis arrested for bomb joke at LAX

Some things are no laughing matter. On Monday, TMZ Sports reported that Davis was arrested Sunday morning after police alleged that the player told a female companion at a Hawaiian Airlines ticket counter, "Did you keep in mind to pack the explos...

Kathua rape-murder case: Cops file FIR against lawyers for obstructing chargesheet Kathua rape-murder case: Cops file FIR against lawyers for obstructing chargesheet

He said this interference of lawyers by hindering the Crime Branch to file the charge sheet comes as a setback to a civilised society where lawyers are expected to have a greater role in dispensation of justice. Soon after the incident, members of th...

Trump pledges swift U.S. response to Syria chemical attack Trump pledges swift U.S. response to Syria chemical attack

USA envoy Nikki Haley said Russian Federation - a Syrian military backer - had the "blood of Syrian children" on its hands and branded President Assad a "monster". Moscow has cautioned the US not to launch a military attack. They include sea-lau...

Analysts' Ratings Review: Enbridge Energy LP (EEP)

Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 896,624 shares of the pipeline company's stock valued at $14,329,000 after purchasing an additional 102,113 shares during the period. Therefore 38% are positive. Enbridge Energy Partners (NYSE: EEP ) was downgrad...

Saudi Arabia and France's Total to build 'giant' chemicals plant Saudi Arabia and France's Total to build 'giant' chemicals plant

The meetings were attended by members of the official delegation of accompanying the Crown Prince on his visit to France. France and Saudi Arabia struck an deal on Monday that will see the ultra-conservative kingdom set up an opera and a national o...

Early voting begins for Indiana's May 8 primary election Early voting begins for Indiana's May 8 primary election

Registered voters can also wait until Election Day on Tuesday, May 1, to cast their ballot in the county primary; however, that voting will take place at separate precincts throughout the county and not at the Rhea County Election Commision office.

Iranians killed in alleged Israeli airstrike on Syrian base T-4 Iranians killed in alleged Israeli airstrike on Syrian base T-4

We have no other choice", he said. While Israel has not officially acknowledged launching the attack on the base that is thought to house members of Iran's military and its Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC), on Monday, Israeli Prime Minister...

The Good Friday Agreement has nothing to fear from Brexit The Good Friday Agreement has nothing to fear from Brexit

For politicians the temptation was to "double down and bargain harder", he said, but "in the end you have to be willing to give". "The whole thing will fall apart and you will go back into the hell that now people have forgotten from the Troubles"....

Queen Elizabeth is a descendant of Prophet Muhammad? Queen Elizabeth is a descendant of Prophet Muhammad?

While strolling through Buckingham Palace Garden with naturalist David Attenborough for a TV documentary, the tranquility is shattered by the sound of a helicopter flying above, giving the Queen an opportunity to show off her sense of humor.

United States vows to act within 48 hours over suspected Syrian chemical attack United States vows to act within 48 hours over suspected Syrian chemical attack

Russian UN Ambassador Vassily Nebenzia said on Monday that Moscow had warned the United States of grave repercussions if it carried out an attack against Syrian government forces. During the meeting, UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistu...

Two gay men beaten in Miami Beach after Gay Pride Parade Two gay men beaten in Miami Beach after Gay Pride Parade

The group then knocked the couple to the ground and started punching and kicking them - and when a good Samaritan tried to intervene on the men's behalf, they were knocked to the ground as well. Rene Chalarca and his boyfriend Dimitri Lugonov were wa...

Bots Overwhelm Humans in Spreading News on Twitter Bots Overwhelm Humans in Spreading News on Twitter

The fact that most link-sharing on Twitter is happening by bot isn't necessarily a bad thing, since not all the content being shared is malicious. "By comparison", the report also observed, "the 500 most-active human users are responsible for a muc...

Josh Rosen flying to Buffalo for visit with Bills Tuesday Josh Rosen flying to Buffalo for visit with Bills Tuesday

Darnold was not scheduled to take a visit a couple weeks back, but now with the uncertainty that surrounds the Browns' selection at No. 1, he could be in play for NY. State defensive end Bradley Chubb . The executive quoted also said, "They are deba...

Gary Harris (knee) upgraded to questionable for Nuggets on Monday Gary Harris (knee) upgraded to questionable for Nuggets on Monday

The Portland Trail Blazers (48-32) are in the playoffs. The Nuggets kept their season alive thanks to Nikola Jokic's 10th triple-double of the season and a stifling defense on a night their starters made just 22 of 61 shots. "Just the intangibl...

Supreme Court refuses to interfere in West Bengal rural polls Supreme Court refuses to interfere in West Bengal rural polls

A Bench of Justices R.K. Agrawal and A.M. Sapre said that as per the West Bengal Panchayat Elections Act, 2003, state election commissioner has been empowered to pass appropriate orders in relation to any grievance, when made by any political party...

Local libraries celebrate National Library Week Local libraries celebrate National Library Week

At 4 p.m. on Thursday, the library will host a family-friendly movie night showing "Horton Hears a Who". Hickmans Crossroads Library at 1040 Calabash Road will officially close to the public at 6 p.m. Children, teens and adults can begin signing up...

UAE to host Asia Cup cricket this year UAE to host Asia Cup cricket this year

The decision was taken in the annual session of the ACC chaired by its president and Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Najam Sethi after Pakistan objected to playing in India. It has been mutually agreed that the Asia Cup will now be staged...

OR becomes second state to enact net neutrality law OR becomes second state to enact net neutrality law

Brown announced on Friday that she would sign the bill Monday during an event at a middle school. Legislators in more than half the states have introduced net neutrality legislation, including both outright bans and purchasing prohibitions like O...

Parliament washout: PM to observe fast on April 12 Parliament washout: PM to observe fast on April 12

He will address all BJP MLAs (nearly 1,600) through an audio bridge on Wednesday explaining the reason for the fast. The Prime Minister will hold the fast along with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) party members. It was announced as soon as news...

Can Controversial Minot School Board Member Be Recalled? Town Administrator Says Maybe Can Controversial Minot School Board Member Be Recalled? Town Administrator Says Maybe

At Monday's meeting, board member Frank Bricker asked whether surveys should begin without Golden now at work. That was included in the budget which passed on March 28. Jane Loizzo, the library media specialist at Beaver Dam High School, said that a ...

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