Tropical Storm Cindy threatens Gulf Coast; Bret in Caribbean

The National Hurricane Center in Miami said Cindy was, on Tuesday evening, about 250 miles (400 kilometers) south of Morgan City, Louisiana - or about 350 miles (563.24 kilometers) southeast of Galveston, Texas . Flooding will be possible in the P... More..

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Cops shoot pregnant woman who called for help

Early reports also indicate that the two officers who came to take Charleena's report about the burglary, knew full well that she had mental health challenges and struggled through previous interactions with ...More..

Pennsylvania issues permits to 12 medical marijuana growers
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Pennsylvania issues permits to 12 medical marijuana growers

Prime Wellness of Pennsylvania, LLC, and Franklin Labs, LLC were both named winners in the state's southeastern region, which includes Berks, Montgomery, and Chester counties. That will likely mean that more ...More..

White House: US Sanctions Will Remain Until Russia Vacates Eastern Ukraine
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

White House: US Sanctions Will Remain Until Russia Vacates Eastern Ukraine

The two posed together after Poroshenko's meeting with Vice President Mike Pence and Trump's national security team. White House press secretary Sean Spicer on Tuesday said the United States will continue t...More..

Ram Nath Kovind is BJP's prez candidate
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Ram Nath Kovind is BJP's prez candidate

The Shiv Sena announced this a day after its chief Uddhav Thackeray stated that Sena was not interested in backing Kovind if his candidature is aimed at garnering Dalit votes. Bihar Chief Minister Nitis...More..

Kushner heading to Mideast for peace talks
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Kushner heading to Mideast for peace talks

President Trump has said it is one of his priorities, and seems to be pursuing it despite a series of domestic challenges. Construction of the new West Bank settlement began on Tuesday for the first ti...More..

Modi's ruling BJP backs low-caste leader for president of India
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Modi's ruling BJP backs low-caste leader for president of India

They also claimed that the BJP fielding Kovind has "not hurt" the unity among the 17 opposition parties. The 71-year-old low-profile leader has had a long career in politics and has also headed BJP's Dal...More..

Time capsule found in base of Lake Eola Confederate statue
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Time capsule found in base of Lake Eola Confederate statue

Protestors gathered outside Orlando City Hall back in May, insisting that the statue remain because it's a part of southern history. A time capsule was found in the disassembled statue. More than 50 city and ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Dems hit secrecy of GOP health care bill, threaten delays

While millions of people will lose the coverage, the GOP health bill is also likely to result in a $600 billion tax cut, mostly for the wealthy people, according to a report published by Vox in May. Ear...More..

Boy hospitalised for swallowing popular toy
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Boy hospitalised for swallowing popular toy

Shane, a professional firefighter, recently had to rescue his own daughter during "one of those freak accidents". "Imagine actually playing with one", she says. The toy has been advertised as helping people w...More..

India captain Virat Kohli: Pakistan completely outplayed us in Champions Trophy final
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

India captain Virat Kohli: Pakistan completely outplayed us in Champions Trophy final

Pakistan Army has mocked India after the country's resounding victory in the Champions Trophy cricket final, sharing photos of celebrations in restive Balochistan with a caption "To whom it may concern'". ...More..

PGA Tour to start blood testing in October
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

PGA Tour to start blood testing in October

Golf has come under fire for a perceived lax approach to anti-doping, with Rory McIlroy stating last July he could "get away with" using HGH. The tour, however, still plans to use urine samples for most of its...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

McIlroy, Day to miss US Open cut

The world number 50 headed to the clubhouse on 12 under, one ahead of Justin Thomas , Brooks Koepka and England's Tommy Fleetwood. Two shots might separate the top 12 players - with just eight shots spread acr...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Suspect in Virginia Muslim murder believed to be an illegal

Police found Hassanen's body Sunday afternoon in a pond on the 21500 block of Ridgetop Circle in Sterling about 3 p.m. Police charged 22-year-old Darwin Martinez Torres with murder. The reason for the att...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Police Fatally Shoot Pregnant Mother Who Called Them To Report Robbery

Police say children inside the apartment were not injured. The woman, identified by family members as Charleena Lyles, is said to have battled mental illness over the last year and previously feared that her ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

West Indies name unchanged squad for first two ODIs against India

Even after playing to a disappointing 1-1 draw in the recent three-match series against Afghanistan , the Windies selectors have kept faith with the 13-man squad . Both Rishabh and Kuldeep were in stand byes ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

ACT for America Celebrates Hate with "March Against Sharia Law"

The rallies were organized by ACT for America, which claims Islamic law is incompatible with Western democracy. About 40 people gathered at Mount Trashmore on Saturday afternoon. Soon, dozens of anti-Sharia...More..

Kohli wishes Indian hockey team ahead of Pakistan HWL clash
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Kohli wishes Indian hockey team ahead of Pakistan HWL clash

Pakistan beat India by 180 runs to win their maiden Champions Trophy title on Sunday. While the final of the ICC's secondary 50-over competition attracted an estimated televised audience of hundreds of milli...More..

Rep. Scalise's condition upgraded to 'serious'
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Rep. Scalise's condition upgraded to 'serious'

Scalise was wounded when a gunman opened fire at a GOP lawmaker baseball practice Wednesday morning. "Congressman Steve Scalise is in serious condition", the statement from MedStar Washington Hospital s...More..

Koepka wins first major championship at US Open
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Koepka wins first major championship at US Open

He gave two little fist pumps. "What I've done this week is unbelievable", Koepka. That? That was it? "I enjoyed playing late on Saturday and Sunday and then next time, whenever that comes, I know that insi...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Senate Democrats aim to intensify criticism of GOP health-care bill

President Donald Trump privately called the House bill " mean " last week . MCEVERS: How much sympathy do the Democrats have from Republicans in the Senate? Also on Monday, Bernie Sanders of Vermon...More..

DMK petitions Governor seeking fresh Vote of Confidence
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

DMK petitions Governor seeking fresh Vote of Confidence

Denying need for enquiry into the alleged cash for trust vote expose, the Lok Sabha Deputy Speaker, said, "Nowehere in the country, MLAs were bribed to support any party". Chennai: Lashing out at the oppositio...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Trump's son-in-law may get new legal counsel

This is absurd, because as we already know, Trump has confirmed on national television that he was going to fire Comey regardless of Rosenstein's recommendation and that his motive was rooted in unhappiness ...More..

Pakistan Wins Its Maiden ICC Champions Trophy Title
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Pakistan Wins Its Maiden ICC Champions Trophy Title

In reply, the Indian top-order was blown away by Mohammad Amir , after which the defending champions could never recover. Several worldwide players also praised the Pakistan team . Fast bowlers Junaid Kh...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

US Federal Reserve hikes rates again as confidence in the economy grows

Prices surged early Wednesday after a report showed the consumer-price index fell to 1.9% on an annualized basis in May from 2.2% the previous month. Rising interest rates will eventually affect millions in t...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Trump to reveal Cuba policy in Miami this Friday

The Cuban government on Friday evening responded by rejecting what it called Trump's "hostile rhetoric". "If you want Cuba to change and reform, we are doing the opposite of what would be most likely to bri...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

A look at attacks in Britain in recent weeks and years

Eight people were killed and many wounded on the bridge and in the nearby Borough Market area. So he was specifically out after Muslims , not after British citizens, per say. The mosque itself gained notoriety...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Tech CEOs to visit White House

Monday's gathering was the most closely watched assemblage of tech luminaries since Trump met with industry chief executives at Trump Tower in NY in December. Kushner and the Office of American Innovation a...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Protest against Sharia Law held in Richardson

Act for America founder Brigitte Gabriel has been quoted as stating that a "practicing Muslim, who believes in the teachings of the Koran, can not be a loyal citizen of the United States". The organization says...More..

Doctors 'encouraged' by Scalise's improvement
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Doctors 'encouraged' by Scalise's improvement

Jack Sava with MedStar Washington Hospital said. Scalise, 51, had another surgery on Saturday and "he is more responsive and is speaking with his loved ones", a statement posted to his Twitter account sai...More..