Cubs' Bryant out after pitch hits helmet

The Cubs, who had a season high in runs and hits (18), broke a tie with a pair of unearned runs in the fifth, moving in front 5-3. Hendricks (1-1) didn't walk a batter and struck out six before leaving for a pinch hitter in the sixth inning. More..

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Iran Open To Talks On Prisoners If US Shifts 'Attitude,' Zarif Says
by | Monday, April 23, 2018

Iran Open To Talks On Prisoners If US Shifts 'Attitude,' Zarif Says

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, a vociferous opponent of the Iran deal reached by the Obama administration, has called on President Trump to dump the deal. "If the European countries want to pres...More..

Pressure to Release Comey Memos May Have Backfired on GOP
by | Monday, April 23, 2018

Pressure to Release Comey Memos May Have Backfired on GOP

The lawmakers also accused Comey of being "blind to biases" within the FBI and having "terrible judgment" with respect to his deputy Andrew McCabe - who was sacked after an investigation found that he had lie...More..

Islamic State claims responsibility for Kabul bomber who killed 48 people
by | Monday, April 23, 2018

Islamic State claims responsibility for Kabul bomber who killed 48 people

The Sunni group has frequently targeted Afghanistan's Shi'ite minority, whom it views as "apostates". Witnesses said only two police officers were guarding the center, adding to fears that Afghan security for...More..

Russian Federation says Donald Trump invited Vladimir Putin to United States during phone call
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

Russian Federation says Donald Trump invited Vladimir Putin to United States during phone call

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has said building up the presence of the United Nations (UN) in Syria deserves attention as it will help collect reliable information. White House national security advi...More..

Palestine Calls For UN Probe Into Israeli Killings In Gaza
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

Palestine Calls For UN Probe Into Israeli Killings In Gaza

The Health Ministry also stated that the soldiers shot more than 729 Palestinians, including 174 who were rushed to local hospitals, and at least three who suffered life-threatening wounds, and 271 who received...More..

Former first lady Barbara Bush to be laid to rest in Houston
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

Former first lady Barbara Bush to be laid to rest in Houston

The wife of the 41st president of the USA and the mother of the 43rd US president died on Tuesday at her home in Houston . Four of the five living ex-presidents will attend Saturday's funeral service, incl...More..

'Fearless Girl' to be relocated to NYSE
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

'Fearless Girl' to be relocated to NYSE

Next stop for Fearless Girl and her gutsy, hands-on-hips stance: The New York Stock Exchange. The diminutive four-foot-tall monument created by sculptor Kristen Visbal was first planted in front of the ...More..

Democrats Sue Russia, Trump Campaign for Alleged 2016 Election Conspiracy
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

Democrats Sue Russia, Trump Campaign for Alleged 2016 Election Conspiracy

The DNC "may very well want to divert attention from a special counsel criminal investigation, which they perceive as having dragged out so long that the public has lost interest in it, which doesn't appear to ...More..

Walter Leroy Moody Executed Thursday Night
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

Walter Leroy Moody Executed Thursday Night

Moody, who was 83, was put to death via lethal injection and was pronounced at 8:42 p.m. on Thursday night. Moody was convicted in 1996 for the murder of federal Judge Robert Vance in Birmingham, Alabama. Zei...More..

by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

Impeachment motion: Beware the ides of March, Congress to CJI

Mr Jaitley said, it is a revenge petition after the falsehood of the Congress was established in the Justice Loya death case. The erosion of institutions - Parliament and Supreme Court in particular, ...More..

Marion school shooter put on vest, gloves in bathroom before opening fire
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

Marion school shooter put on vest, gloves in bathroom before opening fire

One student, a 17-year-old boy, was wounded and taken to a local hospital for treatment with a non life-threatening injury to his ankle. An investigation by Major Crimes Unit detectives revealed that Bouche w...More..

Trump Laments Flynn's Life Is Destroyed While Comey Makes 'Lots of Money'
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

Trump Laments Flynn's Life Is Destroyed While Comey Makes 'Lots of Money'

After the decision was made to fire Flynn, Trump asked Comey to drop the investigation onto the former US general. The two officials bonded over the idea of a proposed leak crackdown, even sharing a chuckle o...More..

EWHS students join nationwide protest marking 19th anniversary of Columbine shootings
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

EWHS students join nationwide protest marking 19th anniversary of Columbine shootings

Our plan was to get people to register to vote and to raise awareness", Briley Jones, one of the events organizers, said . Shelby Turner, 15, organized the walkout at Rider High School using Facebook. Today ...More..

Pompeo nears confirmation but faces historic rebuke from committee
by | Saturday, April 21, 2018

Pompeo nears confirmation but faces historic rebuke from committee

We need the Senate to approve Mike ASAP. But Pompeo risks becoming the first secretary of state nominee in nearly a century not to gain a favorable committee recommendation before advancing to the floor. All ha...More..

Rebels in Syria started to leave under an evacuation deal
by | Saturday, April 21, 2018

Rebels in Syria started to leave under an evacuation deal

But the single volley of air strikes, hitting three targets far from any front line, had no effect on the wider war which has killed almost 500,000 people and made more than half of Syrians homeless. Sporadic...More..

Neetu Kapoor gets emotional after watching Ranbir Kapoor walk the ramp
by | Saturday, April 21, 2018

Neetu Kapoor gets emotional after watching Ranbir Kapoor walk the ramp

While Deepika was a sight to behold, Ranbir Kapoor looked majestic in his white kurta and pajama, with a black, Nehru-collar, Indo-Western jacket thrown over it. On 19 April, he said that he felt thankful that ...More..

US Senate confirms Jim Bridenstine to be the next administrator of NASA
by | Saturday, April 21, 2018

US Senate confirms Jim Bridenstine to be the next administrator of NASA

Bridenstine will replace Robert Lightfoot Jr., who has been serving as acting administrator since previous NASA administrator, Charles Bolden Jr., resigned from his post in January. A former Navy combat p...More..

Syrian Air Defense Forces Return Fire In Non-Existent Attack
by | Friday, April 20, 2018

Syrian Air Defense Forces Return Fire In Non-Existent Attack

A "de-escalation" agreement reached last summer meanwhile appears to be breaking down. Thousands of people fled the stricken areas and have yet to return, fearing a renewed onslaught, according to opposition ac...More..

Michael Cohen drops libel suits against BuzzFeed, Fusion GPS
by | Friday, April 20, 2018

Michael Cohen drops libel suits against BuzzFeed, Fusion GPS

The dossier was authored by former British spy Christopher Steele , commissioned by Fusion GPS, and published by BuzzFeed in January 2017. Cohen dropped both cases on Wednesday, Schwartz noted , after fir...More..

Syracuse University Suspends Fraternity After 'Extremely Racist' Video Surfaces
by | Friday, April 20, 2018

Syracuse University Suspends Fraternity After 'Extremely Racist' Video Surfaces

Students protesting Wednesday night eventually chose to forego demands to see the video when concerns about the nature of the "relationship violence, racism and sexism" would likely be too disturbing for some, ...More..

Pittsburgh prepares officers for possible riots in case Trump fires Mueller
by | Friday, April 20, 2018

Pittsburgh prepares officers for possible riots in case Trump fires Mueller

Manafort has alleged in court that Mueller's office overstepped its authority by charging him with crimes related to his work before the 2016 campaign. Asked about the possible firing of Rosenstein or Mueller o...More..

Reeling them in: Saudi Arabia opens cinema
by | Thursday, April 19, 2018

Reeling them in: Saudi Arabia opens cinema

Saudi Arabia held a private screening on Wednesday of the Hollywood blockbuster " Black Panther " to herald the launch of movie theatres in the kingdom, and tickets go on sale Thursday for public showings on F...More..

Sean Hannity Under Fire: Laura Ingraham Relieved 'That the Heat's Off Me'
by | Thursday, April 19, 2018

Sean Hannity Under Fire: Laura Ingraham Relieved 'That the Heat's Off Me'

That client is Fox News host Sean Hannity . This is now officially an all-hands-on-deck effort to totally malign and, if possible, impeach the president of the United States. He's never received an invoice f...More..

Liquidators win bid to wind-down Bon-Ton Stores
by | Thursday, April 19, 2018

Liquidators win bid to wind-down Bon-Ton Stores

The bid, by Great American Group, LLC and Tiger Capital Group, LLC.is expected to be approved by Bankruptcy Court Wednesday. Bon-Ton said it expects to provide more details about the liquidation plans and g...More..