SCOTUS Rejects Appeal of PA Redistricting Map

U.S. Rep. Ryan Costello's seat is also considered much more competitive under the new plan. Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf, a Democrat, praised the courts. The Pennsylvania Democrats who challenged the 2011 voting map accused Republicans of gerrymand... More..

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Melania Trump lends her support to Americans battling opioid crisis
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Melania Trump lends her support to Americans battling opioid crisis

Donald Trump repeated a vow to build the southern border wall Monday to "keep the damn drugs out" of America. But New Hampshire residents and politicians say the president's plan to address the epidemic is n...More..

Jim Carrey Facing Backlash After Tweeting Portrait of 'Monstrous' Sarah Huckabee Sanders
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Jim Carrey Facing Backlash After Tweeting Portrait of 'Monstrous' Sarah Huckabee Sanders

The actor and comedian on Saturday tweeted the painting with the caption: "This is the portrait of a so-called Christian whose only objective in life is to lie for the wicked". The Ace Ventura star has been t...More..

Democrat Conor Lamb won Pa. 18 special election because he's 'like Trump'
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Democrat Conor Lamb won Pa. 18 special election because he's 'like Trump'

Sabato said a Democratic victory in the so-called " Trump country" of western Pennsylvania, an area he won by almost 20 points in 2016, is a major sign of danger for Republicans . It was the closest c...More..

Trump has banned the trading of Venezuela's cryptocurrency, the petro
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Trump has banned the trading of Venezuela's cryptocurrency, the petro

The executive order says that Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro is trying to avoid US sanctions against Venezuela with this new cryptocurrency. In its own statement on Monday, Treasury said it was hitti...More..

Corporate America Warns Trump Against Broad-Based China Tariffs
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Corporate America Warns Trump Against Broad-Based China Tariffs

The letter marks the latest in a growing rift between Trump and the business community on trade policies, as the president has begun to take more aggressive steps he says are needed to protect domestic indus...More..

Russia President Vladimir Putin Wins Elections; to Rule For Fourth Time
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Russia President Vladimir Putin Wins Elections; to Rule For Fourth Time

With almost 100% of the votes counted, the Central Election Commission (CEC) announced that Mr. Putin, who has run Russian Federation as President or Prime Minister since 1999, had won 76.69% of the vote. "I wa...More..

Spring Snow: Wintry mix starts Tuesday, but storm looks more likely Wednesday
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Spring Snow: Wintry mix starts Tuesday, but storm looks more likely Wednesday

Snow could fall heavily at times late Wednesday afternoon and evening. A winter weather advisory is possible, forecasters said. The season begins Tuesday in the Northern Hemisphere. Cloudy, with a low a...More..

ISI providing covert support to Taliban: US media report
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

ISI providing covert support to Taliban: US media report

Afghanistan will host high-level talks with Pakistan on Saturday to "chalk out a way forward" to improve strained bilateral ties and enhance cooperation to further a recent Afghan offer of peace talks to th...More..

Next to exit Trump White House? Odds favour McMaster, online bookie says
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Next to exit Trump White House? Odds favour McMaster, online bookie says

Sanders, who sent a message on Twitter on Thursday evening denying the account, said she had asked the president about the report in The Washington Post and Trump said it was not accurate. "I know the two o...More..

Singapore leaders congratulate Chinese President Xi and Premier Li
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Singapore leaders congratulate Chinese President Xi and Premier Li

Xi's loyalist and close confidant Wang Qishan has been elected as vice president, who like Xi is set for a lifelong tenure. Li maintained a low profile under the Chinese president mainly looking after the cou...More..

Two Israelis killed in suspected West Bank auto ramming
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Two Israelis killed in suspected West Bank auto ramming

The announcement of the settler railway is a "dangerous colonial settlement plan" that represents a "serious escalation" of the Israeli government campaign to "loot, steal and take control over" Palestinian lan...More..

Bill Hader Loses It Playing 'Stefon' In His Return As 'SNL' Host
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Bill Hader Loses It Playing 'Stefon' In His Return As 'SNL' Host

Saturday Night Live was the #1 show last night on the Big 4 networks in 18-49 in the local people meters, topping all primetime programs on those nets, including CBS' primetime coverage of the NCAA Basketball ...More..

Southland Officers Begin Patrols, Set Up Checkpoints For St. Patrick's Day Weekend
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Southland Officers Begin Patrols, Set Up Checkpoints For St. Patrick's Day Weekend

Patrick's Day holiday. For this reason, the Long Beach Police Department (L.B.P.D) is spreading the message about the dangers of drunk driving. "Even one drink can be one too many", the department said. If yo...More..

Turkish-led assault on Syria's Afrin displaced 30000…
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Turkish-led assault on Syria's Afrin displaced 30000…

Turkey has been waging an offensive against Afrin since January and announced on Sunday that it has seized the town center. The YPG denies any direct organisational links to the PKK - an assertion backed by t...More..

Russian Federation could announce measures against Britain 'any minute'
by | Sunday, March 18, 2018

Russian Federation could announce measures against Britain 'any minute'

RT, which runs eight TV channels including RT UK broadcast from London, said it disagreed with the position taken by Ofcom. They have been critically ill in hospital since they were found on 4 March. "They wa...More..

UEFA Champions League Report: Roma v Shakhtar Donetsk, 13 March 2018
by | Sunday, March 18, 2018

UEFA Champions League Report: Roma v Shakhtar Donetsk, 13 March 2018

We've finally seen a glimpse of just how good this Roma side can be this last couple of weeks - something Roma fans have been waiting all season for. In the 29th minute, Taison nearly gave the Ukraini...More..

Britain's claim Putin ordered ex-spy poisoning 'unforgiveable'
by | Sunday, March 18, 2018

Britain's claim Putin ordered ex-spy poisoning 'unforgiveable'

The comment came on the same day the Trump administration announced it is enacting new sanctions on Russian individuals indicted last month by special counsel Robert Mueller . Mentioning Putin in the context...More..

Nordic athlete Mark Arendz to be Canada's flagbearer at Paralympic closing ceremony
by | Sunday, March 18, 2018

Nordic athlete Mark Arendz to be Canada's flagbearer at Paralympic closing ceremony

Masters was also chosen to be Team USA's flag bearer for Sunday's Closing Ceremony. He earlier won silver in the Men's 7.5km event. The 28-year-old biathlete and cross-country skier from Hartsville, P.E.I., h...More..

Australia accords honours to Najib
by | Sunday, March 18, 2018

Australia accords honours to Najib

To speak at the closing of the conference, I was the only one invited (to speak). The Counter-Terrorism Conference is one of the major lead-in events during the two-day ASEAN-Australia Special Summit which be...More..