After postponement, Nadal, Djokovic try to set semi in Paris

For many years, big things have happened for me at Roland Garros . Because of rain on Tuesday, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic had to wait a day to try to set up a semifinal showdown, and their matches are scheduled to begin earlier Wednesday:... More..

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Police name gunman in Melbourne hostage-taking

Malcolm Turnbull will ask the states to ban parole for violent offenders and those with any link to terrorism when he meets with premiers on Friday. To read this article in one of Houston's most-spoken langu...More..

Donald Trump criticises mayor Sadiq Khan again over London terror attacks
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Donald Trump criticises mayor Sadiq Khan again over London terror attacks

Earlier in the day, Trump cited the London attacks to push his March 6 executive order that would temporarily ban entry into the United States of people from six predominantly Muslim countries. 'When you ha...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

AG Sessions Offered To Resign Amid Trump Anger At Recusal

He later added, after being pressed again on the matter: "I said I have not had a discussion with him on the question". Attorney General Jeff Sessions during his confirmation hearing in January. In the three ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Voters to pick party nominees in state legislative races

Murphy , a former Obama Administration ambassador to Germany and ex-Goldman Sachs head, had always been the front-runner in the Democratic race. The Associated Press reported Tuesday night that Democrat ...More..

Turnbull wants changes to parole after shootout
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Turnbull wants changes to parole after shootout

Melbourne gunman Yacqub Khayre was on parole at the time of Monday's attack in Brighton and it's understood he was part of an official deradicalisation program run by the Islamic Council of Victoria. "I woul...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

USA attorney general offered to resign over Russian Federation

Former FBI Director James Comey is set to testify Thursday about his private discussions with Trump and the Russian Federation investigation has lapped into the White House, with questions about the President...More..

White House won't say if Trump has confidence in AG Sessions
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

White House won't say if Trump has confidence in AG Sessions

Attorney General Jeff Sessions and President Trump attend the 36th annual National Peace Officers Memorial Service on May 15 on Capitol Hill in Washington. The latest example came when Trump defiantly tweeted...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

United States sanctions North Korea and their military suppliers

The State Department urged North Korea on Sunday to stop destabilizing actions and World War 3 rhetoric, and return to talks after Pyongyang rejected a U.N. "Secretary Mattis thanked Singapore for its sup...More..

TOP of K-pop group Big Bang found unconscious
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

TOP of K-pop group Big Bang found unconscious

In an updated report on Soompi.com, another representative from YG Entertainment said more about T.O.P's condition: "T.O.P has been taken to the Intensive Care Unit and is receiving intensive care. In a l...More..

Texas deputy placed on leave after deadly fight
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Texas deputy placed on leave after deadly fight

Hernandez was taken to the hospital for treatment, where he was pronounced dead on Wednesday night. Attorney Jack Carroll said that the video was given to him by a concerned citizen who he is now representi...More..

Moderate levels of alcohol consumption can lead to brain damage
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Moderate levels of alcohol consumption can lead to brain damage

However even moderate drinkers were not spared they said. None of those who took part were addicted to alcohol and their average age was 43. Rimm wondered whether there were so few abstainers in the study...More..

NEET 2017 results should not be delayed further, CBSE tells High Court
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

NEET 2017 results should not be delayed further, CBSE tells High Court

He further informed that the stay came as a result of deliberation from the side of CBSE which informed the court that they haven't prepared the result yet keeping in mind the Madras High Court order. Not onl...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

PRESS RELEASE June 5, 2017 HomePod reinvents music in the home

Apple wants to "reinvent home music" with its new "breakthrough home speaker". APPLE'S LONG-RUMOURED Siri speaker is official as the "HomePod" , confirming, if nothing, that the company needs a new market...More..

Sailing: New Zealand handed America's Cup lead by broken British wing
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Sailing: New Zealand handed America's Cup lead by broken British wing

He hit the dock while returning from training in March; hit the back of Emirates Team New Zealand's boat in a practice race, causing serious damage that took the Kiwis three days to fix; and then slammed into...More..

Shutdown in Amritsar on anniversary of Operation Bluestar
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Shutdown in Amritsar on anniversary of Operation Bluestar

To keep a tab on anti-social elements, the Punjab Police has also been conducting vehicle checks at several places. Apart from Punjab Police, companies of paramilitary forces were deputed across various parts...More..

Will Gov. Abbott Call for a Special Session Today?
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Will Gov. Abbott Call for a Special Session Today?

Greg Abbott today announced a special session at the Texas State Capitol with an agenda that includes passing a so-called anti-trans "bathroom bill" which openly targets and discriminates against transgender T...More..

Woman gang-raped, baby thrown to death from tricycle
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Woman gang-raped, baby thrown to death from tricycle

The SIT also collected CCTV footage from Kherki Daula toll plaza, where the 19-year-old boarded the shared auto while on her way to Khansa road from her home at a village near IMT Manesar , and questioned au...More..

National Medical strike on Tuesday
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

National Medical strike on Tuesday

However, the emergency services will remain open in all the hospitals and will not be affected due to the bandh. The protest are happening all across the country and reportedly over 1 lakh doctors within the ...More..

Researchers warn against room sharing with baby after 4 months
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Researchers warn against room sharing with baby after 4 months

Room-sharing between mother and the baby beyond the first four months is associated with less sleep and unsafe sleeping practices, new research has found. The researchers found that they were also more like...More..

Seattle to become latest US city to tax sugary drinks
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Seattle to become latest US city to tax sugary drinks

The ordinance passed on a 7-1 vote Monday calls for a tax of 1.75 cents per ounce on major distributors of beverages such as Pepsi and Coke, sports drinks, energy drinks and other sweetened drinks. So even ...More..

China And EU Strengthen Ties
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

China And EU Strengthen Ties

It was not immediately clear if China and the European Union would step in to fill any shortfall. "We in Germany , in Europe and the world will band together to take more decisive action than ever to confron...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Donald Trump will not block ex-FBI director Comey's testimony

Spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said the president's power to invoke privilege is "well-established". "The committee looks forward to receiving testimony from the former director on his role in the development of t...More..

Two of Three London Attackers Named by British Police
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Two of Three London Attackers Named by British Police

Security sources in Dublin have said one of the attackers was carrying an identification card issued in the Republic of Ireland when he was shot dead, the Press Association has reported . Butt, 27, was a Briti...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

China vows to commit to Paris climate accord

In a written interview with China Daily , Troska said "In line with China's economic development plan, we will meet both opportunities and challenges head-on with further innovations and upgraded manufacturing...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

United States governors, mayors, businesses, commit to Paris climate pact goals

The European Union and China have cooperated on climate change for over a decade , but this new announcement signals an important intensification of their bilateral engagement. The reactions also break dow...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

China welcomes Prime Minister Narendra Modi's remarks on border dispute

Modi had congratulated Macron on his poll victory and had said he looked forward to work with him to further deepen the bilateral ties. Modi, who arrived in Paris on the last leg of his tour, held wide-rang...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

USA climate withdrawal leaves door open for China in Pacific

Trump's decision to exit the landmark Paris climate agreement - a pact signed by more than 190 countries around the world - faced widespread criticism last week from USA allies, major companies and mayors of ...More..

Bear breaks into home, plays the piano (and it's all on video)
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Bear breaks into home, plays the piano (and it's all on video)

Home surveillance video shockingly showed a bear standing up and playing a piano in the living room. "So, it pried open the window and that's how it got in", said Hawley. Vail Police, who are trained to respo...More..

Explosion Rocks Great Mosque Of Herat City
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Explosion Rocks Great Mosque Of Herat City

The blast took place at around 3 p.m. near the northern gate of the Great Mosque of Herat, CNN quoted the Herat Governor's spokesman Jilani Farhad as saying. No injuries or casualties have been reported so far ...More..