• Pompeo nomination runs into more US Senate Democrat opposition
Pompeo nomination runs into more US Senate Democrat opposition

The uncertainty over Pompeo's fate with the committee could force Republicans to take the unusual step of sending his nomination to the Senate floor without a favorable recommendation. In Florida, Trump told reporters before a lunch with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe that he expected Paul would change his mind. Republicans hold 51 seats, but w...

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  • Andhra man claims to be minor's father — Surat rape case
Andhra man claims to be minor's father — Surat rape case

His daughter, who was admitted at a residential school, had gone missing from the hostel on October 10 past year. Sharma, however, said DNA tests will be crucial in confirming the relationship. "We have circulated the photograph of the rape-cum-murder victim to all the district superintendents of police and police commissioners in the country".

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  • Annual Wis. air quality report released
Annual Wis. air quality report released

So what is particle pollution? Bakersfield, Calif., was in second place for ozone pollution . But warmer temperatures make ozone more likely to form and harder to clean up. Environmental groups are waiting to see if the EPA declares the city in violation of the federal Clean Air Act . "What this recent winter episode showed us is our potenti...

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  • Hawaii Floods, Mudslides Destroy Homes and Shut Down Roads
Hawaii Floods, Mudslides Destroy Homes and Shut Down Roads

The American Red Cross has opened evacuation shelters at Kapaa Middle School, the Church of the Pacific in Princeville, and at Hanalei Elementary School in Hanalei. Several landslides are blocking roads into the communities. Resident Shauna Tuohy told HawaiiNewsNow that she was watching television with her mother when brown water suddenly bega...

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  • Man convicted of sexual assault on minor in name of witchcraft
Man convicted of sexual assault on minor in name of witchcraft

The Wellspring's Program Director Melanie Clark says one in four women and one in six men will be sexually assaulted by the age of 18, while one in five women and one in sixteen men will be assaulted in college. Court papers issued on April 4th state that a no bill was filed on the allegation against 47-year old Russell Klimek, and he would not fac...

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  • People think Stormy Daniels' sketch man looks like Tom Brady
People think Stormy Daniels' sketch man looks like Tom Brady

The case took on new significance last week when Federal Bureau of Investigation agents raided Cohen's office, looking for information on topics including the payment to Daniels. Co-host Joy Behar told Daniels not to apologize for making a living before the panel mocked a video of Trump denying the alleged affair . Daniels, whose appearance at...

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  • Kellyanne Conway slams Comey: 'This guy swung an election'
Kellyanne Conway slams Comey: 'This guy swung an election'

Comey is carrying out a publicity campaign for his book , " A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies, and Leadership ", set for release Tuesday. Kellyanne Conway , the White House counselor, said Monday that the former FBI Director James Comey "swung" the 2016 election with his October announcement that he had renewed the FBI's investigation into Hil...

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  • Syrian air defence forces destroy missiles over two air bases
Syrian air defence forces destroy missiles over two air bases

The government information Agency of Syria SANA has reported on a new rocket strikes. The Shayrat airbase has been struck by 59 U.S. Tomahawk cruise missiles this past year. It didn't say who carried out the early Tuesday airstrikes. Surface-to-air missiles were seen in the sky over Syria's capital Damascus on April 14, 2018, as the Syria...

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  • Surveillance spots Lois Riess at Fort Myers bar
Surveillance spots Lois Riess at Fort Myers bar

The U.S. Marshals Service is now searching for Reiss and she is considered armed and unsafe. Detectives say Riess murdered her, then stole her white Acura, credit cards and her identity. Some of the final messages from Pamela Hutchinson show she was happy, according to her uncle and cousins who live in Hanover. "She was shot, I think, right thr...

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  • Sandy Hook families sue radio host who said massacre was staged
Sandy Hook families sue radio host who said massacre was staged

Each lawsuit seeks at least $1 million in damages for "a severe degree of mental stress and anguish" and "high degree of psychological pain" the parents suffered from Jones' coverage, in addition to past and future damage their reputations might suffer.

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  • Ghana's economy won't be fastest growing in Africa in 2018
Ghana's economy won't be fastest growing in Africa in 2018

Meanwhile, the National Bank of Ukraine left its inflation growth forecast unchanged . The level of inflation in Azerbaijan will be one of the lowest among the CIS energy exporting countries, according to the International Monetary Fund report.

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  • Supreme Court axes law to deport criminal migrants
Supreme Court axes law to deport criminal migrants

The Supreme Court on Tuesday struck down part of a federal statute requiring the mandatory deportations of immigrants convicted of violent crimes. The 5-4 ruling was written by Justice Elena Kagan and joined by Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen Breyer, and Sonia Sotomayor.

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  • Barbara Bush's Granddaughter Says 'She's A Fighter'
Barbara Bush's Granddaughter Says 'She's A Fighter'

The former first lady recently declared she did not want to go back into hospital for treatment. Her brown hair began to gray in the 1950s, while her 3-year-old daughter Pauline, known to her family as Robin, underwent treatment for leukemia and eventually died in October 1953.

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  • Pro-West candidate favourite to win Montenegro election
Pro-West candidate favourite to win Montenegro election

With almost all votes counted from Sunday's election, Montenegro's state election authorities said on Monday that Mr Djukanovic had taken 54.04 per cent of ballots, well clear of nearest rival Mladen Bojanic on 33.32 per cent. In third place was Montenegro's first ever woman candidate, MP Draginja Vuksanovic, who took with 8.2 per cent of t...

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  • FA charges Chelsea's Marcos Alonso with violent conduct in win over Southampton
FA charges Chelsea's Marcos Alonso with violent conduct in win over Southampton

Alonso escaped punishment during the game but now faces the prospect of serving a three-game ban. Rudiger will be hoping to be involved when Chelsea FC return to FA Cup action next weekend with a crunch clash against Southampton in the semi-finals on Sunday.

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  • Hawley accuses Greitens of criminal activity in charity investigation
Hawley accuses Greitens of criminal activity in charity investigation

While Republicans control both chambers in the state Legislature, Democrats in the Senate have floated the idea of blocking any bills from going to Greitens' desk after a special House investigative committee's report last week detailed allegations of physical violence and an unwanted sexual encounter during the extramarital affair.

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  • California woman who drove family off cliff was drunk: sheriff
California woman who drove family off cliff was drunk: sheriff

Five bodies were found March 26 near the small city of Mendocino, a few days after Washington state authorities began investigating the Harts for possible child neglect, but three of their children were not immediately recovered from the scene.

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  • Forecast: High fire danger around Colorado Springs to start the week
Forecast: High fire danger around Colorado Springs to start the week

Temperatures will be much cooler behind the cold front. Friday storms will become more numerous across the high plains of Texas as a strong upper level low move across the state Friday night into Saturday. Highest temperatures likely on Thursday. Overnight lows of 9 or 10 degrees Celsius. Friday will be chilly but dry. Starting Sunday, temperat...

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  • Radcliff man accused of handcuffing, raping and torturing woman for a week
Radcliff man accused of handcuffing, raping and torturing woman for a week

Lois Riess, 56, of Blooming Prairie, Minnesota is believed to have murdered her husband, David Riess, whose body was found March 23 on their property, according to the Star Tribune . "I am confident to say that this is one of the events that we are looking forward to as Dream Achievers". When the man went to the woman's place, she told the Asian...

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  • U.S. pastor on trial in Turkey for terror links
U.S. pastor on trial in Turkey for terror links

Brunson, who denies any wrongdoing, was arrested in the aftermath of a 2016 coup attempt for alleged links to the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party, or PKK, as well as a network led by USA -based Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen, who is blamed by Turkey for the coup attempt.

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