• Republican Debbie Lesko Claims Victory in Arizona's 8th Congressional District
Republican Debbie Lesko Claims Victory in Arizona's 8th Congressional District

The Democratic candidate for the seat was Dr. Hiral Tipirneni , a first time candidate, immigrant and physician. In this closely watched fight, Debbie won 52.6 percent of the votes, while Hiral won 47.4 percent. He notes that in the past eight special elections, Democrats have overperformed by anywhere from 6 percent to 12 percent (15 perc...

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  • White House Uses Obama to Try to Salvage Jackson Nomination
White House Uses Obama to Try to Salvage Jackson Nomination

Dr Jackson , who has been the White House chief doctor since 2013 in the Barack Obama administration, raised eyebrows earlier in January when he said that President Donald Trump has incredible genes and could have lived to be 200 years old had he been eating a healthier diet in recent years.

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  • Int'l donors pledge 4.4 bln Dollars for Syria
Int'l donors pledge 4.4 bln Dollars for Syria

Worldwide donors will pledge $4.4b (3.6b euros) in aid of the Syrian conflict at a Brussels conference Wednesday, a senior United Nations official said, well short of the amount hoped for. "Indiscriminate bombing of civilian areas, forced displacement, use of chemical weapons and the attacks of terrorist organizations on civilians have caused the...

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  • Wine prices to increase after massive production drop
Wine prices to increase after massive production drop

The fall is mainly due to weather problems in Europe, which caused hardships for wine producers in the region. Analysts say producers, dealers, and retailers will absorb some of the price hikes. The continent accounts for 65% of global wine production, and 57% of consumption . Production fell 21% in Italy, 18% in France and 15% in Spain, accordi...

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  • Justices Probe Limits of Presidential Powers in Travel-Ban Case
Justices Probe Limits of Presidential Powers in Travel-Ban Case

Trump issued, days after taking office, banning entry to the USA from several Muslim-majority countries. Critics claim the ban is "tainted" by anti-Muslim religious bias, while proponents say the President is within his rights to help protect United States citizens from foreign threats.

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  • Mulvaney Tells Lobbyists to Pay Up to Diminish His CFPB
Mulvaney Tells Lobbyists to Pay Up to Diminish His CFPB

Mulvaney's remarks will surely be used against GOP candidates in the midterm elections and against Trump in his re-election campaign, Scarborough said . The American Bankers Association thinks that's a fine idea. Mulvaney has launched a top-to-bottom review of the agency, stripped enforcement powers from a CFPB unit responsible for pursuing disc...

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  • PMQs: Corbyn asks May about immigration and Rudd future
PMQs: Corbyn asks May about immigration and Rudd future

The Home Secretary told MPs that hitting a total number of people to be deported from the United Kingdom was not how the department operates. The Labour leader failed to convert an open goal last week on the Windrush scandal, which runs to the heart of Conservative immigration strategy and straight to Mrs May's record as Home Secretary, and...

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  • Salah named footballer of the year in England
Salah named footballer of the year in England

But for City boss Pep Guardiola it is De Bruyne who should have been acclaimed due to his achievements over the course of the entire season. With 41 goals and counting, how can anyone say he isn't a worthy victor? "Truly honoured by this prize which was awarded to me by colleagues - very special day", Salah said on his Twitter account.

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  • Israel says 15 Hamas operatives arrested in West Bank raid
Israel says 15 Hamas operatives arrested in West Bank raid

On Saturday, Palestinian lecturer Fadi al-Batsh, 35, was gunned down as he was walking to a mosque near his home to lead dawn prayers. He said the police were not sure whether the men were still in Malaysia. "He was specialising in drones, and also helping the Palestinian military wing of Hamas to make its rockets more accurate", he said. Zah...

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  • Yeddyurappa relents after Javdekar's intervention, son not to contest from Varuna seat
Yeddyurappa relents after Javdekar's intervention, son not to contest from Varuna seat

They also gave an ultimatum to the party leaders stating that the workers from the Mysuru region would resign and vote for the candidate fielded by rival Janata Dal Secular of HD Deve Gowda if Vijayendra was not allowed to contest. It was not known what prompted Yeddyurappa to make the announcement, amid reports that he was concerned over delay in ...

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  • Prince Heirs Sue Walgreens, Illinois Hospital Over Care During Overdose
Prince Heirs Sue Walgreens, Illinois Hospital Over Care During Overdose

Now, according to the New York Times , Price's family will be suing an IL hospital, as well as the pharmacy chain, Walgreens , for playing a direct part in Prince's death two years ago. deviations from the standards of care", per NBC News . However, Prince's family reckon that the Trinity Medical Center and Dr Nicole Mancha should have...

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  • 'It's our responsibility': Hundreds gather in Richmond to protest gun violence
'It's our responsibility': Hundreds gather in Richmond to protest gun violence

Culver City Middle School students march. Students are set to walk out of their classes Friday morning as part of a "National Day of Action Against Gun Violence in Schools". We did something really good today", Leopold said. Other Bartlett parents wondered why they weren't given a text or email alert to notify and clarify the social media threa...

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  • Goose attacks high school golfer in hilarious photos
Goose attacks high school golfer in hilarious photos

According to Blissfield Athletics , the golfers just finished teeing off and were walking down the fairway . Photos show the 16-year-old sophomore running away from the goose before he fell and his bag tumbled with him. Unless that birdie happens to be a ticked off Canada goose hurtling toward you at breakneck speed. Photographer Devon Pitts ca...

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  • Cops suspect arson after 18 killed in karaoke lounge fire
Cops suspect arson after 18 killed in karaoke lounge fire

The exact cause of the fire is not yet known, but according to the preliminary investigation, it could be arson. "The suspect in the arson case, Liu Chunlu. Five others were injured and transported to a nearby hospital to receive medical attention. According to numerous media reports, the blaze engulfed a three-story KTV parlor and resulted i...

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  • Jeffrey Lurie Talked 'Disastrous Presidency' In Meeting With Players
Jeffrey Lurie Talked 'Disastrous Presidency' In Meeting With Players

Lurie donated $2,700 to Hillary for America, a group supporting Hillary Clinton, as well as to the N.F.L. political action committee. The team said it is planning a visit to the White House to celebrate its first Super Bowl victory in franchise history.

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  • Kannada Fans Angry On Mahesh Babu
Kannada Fans Angry On Mahesh Babu

On this regard, the unit of the film chose to express their thankfulness to the audience and scheduled Bharat Ane Nenu success meet today, 23 April 6 PM. "I will always be grateful to Siva garu (director Kortala Siva)". That was the tension I had before the release of this film. Mahesh Babu's Bharat Ane Nenu is emerging unstoppable at the ...

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  • Alfie Evans granted Italian citizenship
Alfie Evans granted Italian citizenship

She said she was not "completely satisfied" that Alfie had been granted Italian citizenship. The Italian government hopes that being Italian will allow the immediate transfer of the child to Italy, ' said a statement from the Foreign Affairs Ministry.

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  • South Korea stops blasting propaganda into the North ahead of peace talks
South Korea stops blasting propaganda into the North ahead of peace talks

Sherman noted their nuclear test site probably was on the verge of collapse in any event, and China - North Korea's only friend - was anxious about radiation coming over the border. CIA Director Mike Pompeo has journeyed to Pyongyang to meet with Kim. Mr Trump has claimed in a tweet that Pyongyang agreed to "denuclearisation" ahead of this ...

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  • Martin Lewis to sue Facebook over fake ads
Martin Lewis to sue Facebook over fake ads

Natasha Lomas, a senior report for TechCrunch, confirmed that Facebook's ad guidelines do prohibit advertisements that contain "deceptive, false, or misleading content, including deceptive claims, offers, or business practices" and they also specifically prohibit cryptocurrency-related ads.

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  • Sen. Rand Paul now ready to support Pompeo
Sen. Rand Paul now ready to support Pompeo

Mike Pompeo , President Donald Trump's choice for secretary of state, avoided a rare rebuke Monday as the Senate Foreign Relations Committee narrowly recommended him, but the vote served as a warning shot to the White House as nominees to lead the Central Intelligence Agency and Veterans Affairs are hitting stiff resistance.

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