Trump Doubles Down On Wanting Armed Staff At Schools

Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., said Trump is following the National Rifle Association playbook in advocating armed teachers. "I think it's very bad for children". Pollack said he met with Trump in the oval office during his visit to Washington . "I... More..

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Mitchell gets 3.5 inches of snow; 3-5 inches forecasted Saturday
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Mitchell gets 3.5 inches of snow; 3-5 inches forecasted Saturday

Thursday for the mid-valley. There could be some light freezing drizzle mixed in with the snow at times, but little or no ice accumulation is expected. Motorists should plan on slippery, snow-covered roads and...More..

Trump challenges Sessions to investigate Obama, Democrats on Russian Federation
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Trump challenges Sessions to investigate Obama, Democrats on Russian Federation

Trump said in his tweet. In his tweet, Trump revived his offensive on Sessions, whom he once called " beleaguered ", and continued his dayslong Twitter comments on the ongoing special counsel's investigati...More..

22 items suspended from original TPP deal
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

22 items suspended from original TPP deal

New Zealand is a country where 620,000 jobs are dependent on exports. Whereas the NIA for the TPP estimated "at least" an additional one percent increase to GDP at full implementation ($2.7 billion), the CPT...More..

Trump threatens to pull ICE from California
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Trump threatens to pull ICE from California

Trump has repeatedly equated migrants with criminals, and made hardline migration policies a central plank of his political platform. They would be begging. At the same time, a new law took effect in California...More..

Racially insensitive Black History Month menu at NYU
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Racially insensitive Black History Month menu at NYU

Within a day, Andrew Hamilton, the university president, had released a statement calling the menu "inexcusably insensitive". Later in her email, which she posted to Facebook , she noted, "Obviously the ne...More..

Flights Ordered to Avoid Mount Sinabung's Danger Zone
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Flights Ordered to Avoid Mount Sinabung's Danger Zone

The ancient volcano, which was dormant for more than 400 years until a deadly eruption in 2010 that killed two people. Indonesian authorities have raised Mount Sinabung's volcano alert from orange to red, whi...More..

Iran locates wreckage of crashed passenger plane
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Iran locates wreckage of crashed passenger plane

The plane's emergency locator transmitter was reportedly not functioning, helping to explain the difficulty in finding the wreckage. Iran has suffered several plane crashes in the past few decades and has bla...More..

Veil of mystery surrounds Japanese father of 13 surrogate children in Thailand
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Veil of mystery surrounds Japanese father of 13 surrogate children in Thailand

The man claimed he fathered the children through surrogates, and submitted DNA test results to a Bangkok court so that he could take the children back to Japan . He later sued Thailand's Ministry of Social D...More..

How The Trump Admin Is Using Junk Health Plans To Undermine Obamacare
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

How The Trump Admin Is Using Junk Health Plans To Undermine Obamacare

The proposal would reverse an Obama-era decision that capped short-term plans at three months in an effort to move more Americans into Affordable Care exchanges. Riley says they can impose lifetime cost limi...More..

Assaulted Chief Secy meets PM; babus up in arms
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Assaulted Chief Secy meets PM; babus up in arms

The AAP also released a purported clip showing Prakash leaving Kejriwal's residence on Monday night and said "he does not seem to have been assaulted or roughed up". The Indian Forest Service (IFS) officers a...More..

Modi not against corruption, he is an instrument of corruption: Rahul
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Modi not against corruption, he is an instrument of corruption: Rahul

The Congress chief also described the National Peoples Party (NPP) led by Conrad Sangma as "B" team of BJP. Just like they think they can buy some Congress MLAs and form the government here, they also think the...More..

Nawaz Sharif not eligible to hold post of PML-N party chief
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Nawaz Sharif not eligible to hold post of PML-N party chief

Liked the story? We're a non-profit. Chief Justice Nisar also observed that there is no reason for the apex court to use words like thief, adding that the fallout of the issue is unacceptable. The bar, howeve...More..

Turkey says whoever helps Kurd militia in Syria is 'legitimate target'
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Turkey says whoever helps Kurd militia in Syria is 'legitimate target'

A convoy of pro-Syrian government fighters arriving in Syria's northern region of Afrin . He was responding to a question about Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov's recent suggestion that Ankara and Da...More..

Palestinians attack Qatari aid official in Gaza
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Palestinians attack Qatari aid official in Gaza

Al-Emadi, whose country maintains contacts with the Islamic militant group Hamas and has hosted its leaders, coordinates Qatar's relief and reconstruction projects in Gaza. The ambassador's response angered the...More..

Donald Trump denies forcibly kissing woman in 2006
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Donald Trump denies forcibly kissing woman in 2006

Up until this point, Trump hadn't directly addressed her claim that he kissed her against her will in 2006, with Trump and his spokespeople instead offering blanket denials. The Washington Post profiled Crook...More..

Kvitova beats Muguruza for 2nd straight title
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Kvitova beats Muguruza for 2nd straight title

It was a tough match, a big fight and hopefully, the people enjoyed it". She returned to action after surgery on her playing hand previous year but fell short of the top 10, ending the season 11th. The impact...More..

Canadian PM to visit Golden Temple in Amritsar today
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Canadian PM to visit Golden Temple in Amritsar today

In 2016, when Amarinder Singh was the Punjab Congress chief, he had written a strongly-worded letter to the Canadian prime minister, lodging a protest on being denied permission for interaction with Punjabi N...More..

Trump Jr. to deliver foreign policy speech during business trip to India
by | Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Trump Jr. to deliver foreign policy speech during business trip to India

A few years ago, I had said that it would become our largest because I believed in the market, I believed in the people and the relationships that I was able to form, he said. Trump Tower Kolkata is being dev...More..

China angered by theft of Terracotta Warrior's thumb
by | Tuesday, February 20, 2018

China angered by theft of Terracotta Warrior's thumb

In recent days, a pair of Chinese officials lashed out at The Franklin Institute and issued strong words to US prosecutors, beginning with a statement in the Communist-leaning Beijing Youth Daily , translated ...More..

Trump Is The Worst President, Expert Ranking Survey Reveals On Presidents' Day
by | Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Trump Is The Worst President, Expert Ranking Survey Reveals On Presidents' Day

Donald Trump finishes dead last in the assessment of 170 members of the group, made up of Democrats, Republicans, and independents. Writing in an op-ed for The New York Times , political science professors ...More..

OH 7th grader shoots himself on middle school campus
by | Tuesday, February 20, 2018

OH 7th grader shoots himself on middle school campus

Jackson Township Police and Fire departments are at Jackson Memorial Middle School . 'Students will be released to their parents in the near future'. I don't want him to die. Khawaja was late to school Tue...More..

Mitt Romney accepts Trump's endorsement in campaign for Senate
by | Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Mitt Romney accepts Trump's endorsement in campaign for Senate

Romney, Massachusetts' former governor, is expected to sail smoothly into the Senate from the Mormon-dominated state, and Brian Camenker, president of MassResistance , says conservatives in Utah are not ha...More..

Russia, Turkey and Iran discuss meeting on Syria in Kazakhstan
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Russia, Turkey and Iran discuss meeting on Syria in Kazakhstan

Last month, however, the State Department announced that the Pentagon would keep 2,000 USA special operations forces, as well as diplomatic teams and others, in the country indefinitely to mop up the remaining ...More..

New Mexico Legislature confronts budget stalemate
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

New Mexico Legislature confronts budget stalemate

The rest of the budget was something lawmakers relatively agreed wholly on, and is mostly in line with Gov. Susana Martinez's requests. Earlier in the session, the House passed a almost identical version. The c...More..

Magnitude 7.5 earthquake strikes southern Mexico: USGS
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Magnitude 7.5 earthquake strikes southern Mexico: USGS

Emergency authorities in the Oaxaca reported "only material damage and no loss of human life". Thirteen people, including three children, have been killed after a helicopter carrying a Mexican government mini...More..

Penn State wins easily against Ohio State 79-56 - Recap, Box score
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Penn State wins easily against Ohio State 79-56 - Recap, Box score

The victory marks the first ever 19-win season for coach Patrick Chambers , and was the seventh win in eight games for the Nittany Lions. Schiano was of course the head coach of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in 2...More..

Russian toll in Syria blitz 300 KIAs, WIAs
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Russian toll in Syria blitz 300 KIAs, WIAs

The ministry's spokeswoman, Maria Zakharova, said the five Russians killed in the February 7 clash in the eastern Deir el-Zour province were not military personnel. "As the hostile forces turned west and ...More..

USA 'strongly disagrees' with Ethiopia state of emergency
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

USA 'strongly disagrees' with Ethiopia state of emergency

The state of emergency, which effectively bans protests, will be presented for lawmakers approval within 15 days. "The current situation in the country has come to a point where it can't be handled with norma...More..

Austrian Snowboarder Breaks His Neck In Horror Crash At Winter Olympics
by | Saturday, February 17, 2018

Austrian Snowboarder Breaks His Neck In Horror Crash At Winter Olympics

The collision was such that the daredevil's goggles came flying off and he lay on the ground for a few moments in pain and shock. It was later revealed that Schairer broke a bone in his neck from the crash, b...More..