Former First Lady Barbara Bush laid to rest in College Station

Former president Barack Obama and his wife Michelle Obama greet first lady Melania Trump at St. Martin's Episcopal Church for the funeral service in Houston. Bush II's daughter, Barbara - named after her grandmother - wore a sleeveless black ... More..

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Shaggy helps the Queen celebrate 92nd birthday
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

Shaggy helps the Queen celebrate 92nd birthday

Horse-drawn guns fired 41 times in Hyde Park and 62 times at the Tower of London, while at Windsor Castle, the band played "Happy Birthday " during the changing of the guard. The event is a break in traditio...More..

Student, 17, shot, injured at Forest High School
by | Saturday, April 21, 2018

Student, 17, shot, injured at Forest High School

The sheriff said the shooting was intentional, but did not offer a motive or release the identities of the victim or the shooter. "What happened down South nearly came here to Marion County", Marion County Sher...More..

Sen. Schumer announces plan to decriminalize marijuana at federal level
by | Saturday, April 21, 2018

Sen. Schumer announces plan to decriminalize marijuana at federal level

Attorney General Jeff Sessions has said he is opposed to marijuana legalization on multiple occasions and has claimed-incorrectly-that pot is as unsafe as heroin. But Sen. Cory Gardner, R-Colo., said last...More..

Play-offs: Cavs blow big lead against the Pacers
by | Saturday, April 21, 2018

Play-offs: Cavs blow big lead against the Pacers

The 25-point halftime lead the Pacers surrendered was the largest in National Basketball Association playoffs history. Al Horford scored 16 for the Celtics , who fell behind by 23 at halftime and got no cl...More..

Syria To Allow Chemical Weapons Inspectors, After Barring Them Earlier This Week
by | Saturday, April 21, 2018

Syria To Allow Chemical Weapons Inspectors, After Barring Them Earlier This Week

The U.S. and France say they have evidence that Syrian President Bashar Assad 's forces used poison gas in the attack, but they have not provided any evidence, even after Saturday's punitive missile strikes. T...More..

Death toll hits 4 as army kills two Palestinians at Gaza border
by | Saturday, April 21, 2018

Death toll hits 4 as army kills two Palestinians at Gaza border

Huge black plumes of smoke from burning tires engulfed the border area on Friday. In all the Gaza ministry said that some 445 people were injured, including 96 from live fire. "The bullets we're seeing no...More..

Israel Fabricates Evidence to Show Iran's Military Presence in Syria
by | Friday, April 20, 2018

Israel Fabricates Evidence to Show Iran's Military Presence in Syria

The PYD relationship with the Russian Federation was politically distinct, but its preference for an alliance with the United States in the east of the Euphrates River (rich Syria ), where nearly 90% of Syrian...More..

by | Friday, April 20, 2018

ET View: Justice Loya case verdict

Advocate Prashant Bhushan, appearing for one of the petitioners, had argued that two of three judges in the bench - justices Khanwilkar and Chandrachud - should recuse from hearing the case as they were earlier...More..

Puerto Rico Endures Country-Wide Blackout
by | Friday, April 20, 2018

Puerto Rico Endures Country-Wide Blackout

One board member, Ana Matosantos, voted against the plans, saying they cut too deeply and do not provide a realistic path to a turnaround for Puerto Rico's government. The local utility said it detected a fai...More..

Diaz-Canel succeeds Raul Castro as Cuba's president
by | Friday, April 20, 2018

Diaz-Canel succeeds Raul Castro as Cuba's president

But now, he's tasked with continuing the course set forth by the Castro brothers as the first person outside the family to rule over Cuba in nearly 60 years. A poster of Fidel Castro and Cuba's President Raul...More..

Prosecutors: No charges in Prince's death
by | Friday, April 20, 2018

Prosecutors: No charges in Prince's death

This week, a Minnesota doctor accused of illegally prescribing an opioid painkiller for Prince a week before he died agreed to pay $30,000 to settle a federal civil violation, according to documents made...More..

Trump Says WTO, TPP Not Serving US Interests, Bilateral Deals More Profitable
by | Friday, April 20, 2018

Trump Says WTO, TPP Not Serving US Interests, Bilateral Deals More Profitable

He added the countries "still have to talk about trade, and that the prime minister understands that". President Trump's flirtation with the Trans-Pacific Partnership free trade deal lasted one week. Trump to...More..

Pella High School Students Joining National Walkout Friday
by | Friday, April 20, 2018

Pella High School Students Joining National Walkout Friday

Ten days later, on March 24, student activists in some 800 cities across the US and around the world led massive marches that drew thousands in support of the gun control cause. The first national walkout , ...More..

Canadian drug mule jailed 8 years in cocaine cruise
by | Thursday, April 19, 2018

Canadian drug mule jailed 8 years in cocaine cruise

In sentencing Roberge NSW District Court judge Kate Traill said the young woman was not only motivated by money but by the proposition of posting Instagram photos of herself in exotic locations. "I doubt sh...More..

Saudi air defences intercept missile fired at Najran
by | Thursday, April 19, 2018

Saudi air defences intercept missile fired at Najran

US Ambassador Nikki Haley thanked Griffiths, a British national, for taking on the Yemen mission, but stressed the new peace effort must address Iran's military support to the Houthis. Last Wednesday, the coali...More..

Knoxville air quality still a health risk despite recent improvements
by | Thursday, April 19, 2018

Knoxville air quality still a health risk despite recent improvements

The report found that some SC cities had more days when short-term particle pollution has reached unhealthy levels in 2014-2016. As with the rest of the country, ozone levels in the state increased signific...More..

Flower memorial honoring former First Lady Barbara Bush moved
by | Thursday, April 19, 2018

Flower memorial honoring former First Lady Barbara Bush moved

Barbara Bush was known for quick wit, sharp tongue, and her fierce ability to protect her family. "So cross the Bushes off your worry list". Ducey's order Wednesday follows Bush's death Tuesday at age 92. "T...More..

by | Wednesday, April 18, 2018

WWE SmackDown Live Superstar Shake-Up Results And Recap 4/17/18

Later on in the night, we got another Raw addition, this time via video package. WWE will want to capitalize on Daniel Bryan's return to in-ring competition as much as possible, and the best way to do...More..

Trump fires back at Comey, fights to examine Cohen papers
by | Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Trump fires back at Comey, fights to examine Cohen papers

The book's imminent release - and the ABC News interview - prompted Mr Trump to hurl new insults at Mr Comey earlier on Sunday, challenging accusations made in the book, and insisting that he never pres...More..