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Pentagon chides Russian Federation over 'unsafe' intercept of USA spy plane

A Russian Su-27 plane chased away the F-16 fighter jet, according to TASS news agency. The Russian pilot of the Su-27 was provocative and flying erratically alongside the U.S. Baldanza stressed that the American reconnaissance plane "did nothin...

Tropical storm warning issued for Louisiana's Gulf Coast

Cindy was about 280 miles (450 km) south of Morgan City, Louisiana, on Tuesday afternoon with maximum sustained winds of 45 miles (75 km) per hour, the National Hurricane Center said. The NHC said those living in areas stretching from the central...

Senate heads toward showdown vote on Saudi weapons sale

The bipartisan effort to block Trump's arms deal is lead by Sens. Paul and Murphy likewise partnered up in 2016 to block a $1.15 billion weapons deal the Obama administration had arranged with Saudi Arabia, but lost the vote 27-71. We must also p...

Interior head suggests reducing Bears Ears monument

Among the biggest takeaways from the report were Zinke's request that the President ask Congress to act to enable tribal co-management of the monument. Despite the almost unanimous sentiment among the general public who commented, Zinke chose to igno...

Stunning report: Massive US disease outbreak in dogs

Officials are warning about the dog flu after five confirmed cases in Georgia . While this flu does not affect humans, it is passed on similarly to the human strain , through direct contact, coughing, sneezing and dissimilarly to humans, bark...

Moderate drinking can harm brain, study says

The researchers also found that drinking more was associated with poorer white matter integrity, a factor considered critical for cognitive functioning. A bottle of wine contains about seven standard drinks, or units. "Eating whole grains and fruits ...

Deaf singer wows crowd, judges on 'America's Got Talent'

Against all odds, Mandy Harvey has kept on singing. The 57-year-old millionaire was judging the first round of auditions for America's Got Talent when Scottish illusionist Colin Cloud appeared on stage to present his "Real life Sherlock Holme...

British police name third London Bridge attacker as Youssef Zaghba

They have not been identified or charged. A total of 19 people have been arrested in Britain as part of the terror probe, 12 of whom have been released without charge. Zaghba, a 22-year-old with dual Moroccan-Italian nationality, was briefly detain...

Live charts show awesome power of Cape storm

On Wednesday, authorities urged residents to capture rain from the storm in containers for flushing toilets and other needs. "Flushing an average toilet could save nine litres per flush depending on the type of toilet". "Outside they should tie down ...

U2 Bringing "The Joshua Tree" Anniversary Tour to Indy

U2 is scheduled to perform the album in full September 22 at Qualcomm Stadium. Now they have announced via their official website that more dates have been announced in the US, Mexico and South America for later this year. Tickets begin at $35, wit...

Spicer won't say whether Trump has confidence in Sessions

The New York Times reported Monday that Trump partially blames Sessions' decision to recuse himself from the investigation for the eventual appointment of a special counsel. In a series of tweets, Trump called the new ban "politically correct", and ...

Infants should sleep in own room, not with parents

Total sleep over the night was also greater for the babies who were in their own room . And the researchers found another trend: Parents who kept their babies in the same room to sleep were much more likely to bring their infants into their ...

Kim holds off Nordqvist for ShopRite win

It was the fifth LPGA victory for Kim , who turns 29 on June 13. Michelle Wie climbed up the field to finish in a tie for third place at seven under after shooting a six-birdie 65. She had two birdies and three other bogeys. "Fifteen kind of k...

Is it better to wash your hands in cold or hot water?

Before the participants washed, their hands were swiped with harmless germs . "This study may have significant implications towards water energy, since using cold water saves more energy than warm or hot water", he said . They repeated these ...

Melania Trump wears $51K Dolce & Gabbana jacket in Sicily

CNN .com reports the Dolce & Gabbana jacket worn by the first lady on Friday was the most expensive item of clothing the former model has worn since her husband was elected to the White House . The coat, worn over a simple beige dress, sells for o...

Zuckerberg: not running for office, but wants 'to learn'

On Sunday, Zuckerberg wrote a lengthy message about what he'd learned - and took the opportunity to once again reiterate that he's definitely not running for public office of any kind. The billionaire noted that while in OH, he met with recoverin...

Philippines says it will reject all aid with conditions

The Cabinet official said he will discuss with other members of the economic team - Budget Secretary Benjamin M. Diokno and Finance Secretary Carlos G. However, Pernia told reporters: "I will not take that as a policy". "Well, it should not be poli...

Brazil crisis deepens with probe of president, top senator

Temer's situation grew far more perilous after the Supreme Court officially approved an investigation into allegations against him, according to a source with direct knowledge of the decision. JBS, which grew rapidly under 13 years of leftist Workers...

Cosby says he doesn't expect to testify at sex assault trial

Expressing support for her father, Ensa said in an audio statement Monday on popular radio show, The Breakfast Club, "I strongly believe my father is innocent of the crimes alleged against him and I believe that racism has played a big role in al...

Police officer accidentally overdoses during drug bust

After arresting two males, police searched the auto where they found white powder spread throughout the vehicle. Green patted Buckel down, noticing he was covered in a white powdery substance, which is now believed to be fentanyl - an opioid that...

Mostly cloudy today, rain on the way

The rain will remain steady and heavy at times through Saturday morning and into the afternoon before tapering back to showers late in the day and at night. There's also a touch of rain in the area, but most of that is occurring to our south and we...

Ebola outbreak declared in northeast DR Congo

More than 11,000 people died in the Ebola outbreak in West Africa in 2014-2015, mainly in Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia. Ebola is no longer an "extraordinary" health event, the World Health Organisation has said. "Our country must confront an ou...

Omaha woman infected with Zika delivers healthy baby girl

Officials recorded 95% fewer cases between January and April than during the same period past year. The Latin American country called off the emergency 18 months after an unprecedented rise in Zika cases at home, where the outbreak was shown to r...

Woman thrown into pool while trying to break up party

Balfour will be processed at the Broward County Juvenile Assessment Center, and transported to the Broward Regional Juvenile Facility. James was still sporting bruises on her arm and legs days after Saturday's incident at the pool party at the Play...

School students clash with security forces in Kashmir

Meanwhile two Special Police Officers were wounded in a firing incident at a police post in Tanta area of Doda district in Jammu on Monday. The students pelted stones at security forces, who resorted to baton charge and tear smoke shelling, the offic...

World's Fattest Woman Leaves Hospital After Successful Surgery

With the hard part of the procedure over and done with, Abd El Aty must now prepare to finish treatment back in the United Arab Emirates. Despite the relative success of the surgery, orthopedic specialists have said that Abd El Aty would never walk...

Ontario budget promises billions in health care and drives up debt

An improvement in Ontario's finances is crucial for Premier Kathleen Wynne to boost social spending and shore up support before next year's election. The finance minister said the budget contains several measures specifically created to help senio...

Suspended SGF absent at Senate ad-hoc committee hearing

Lawal, for evidence, according to correspondence seen by PREMIUM TIMES. Reacting to the development, the Senate Committee Chairman, Senator Shehu Sani expressed dissatisfaction over the recalcitrant of Mr. "The committee has granted your request co...

Relay for Life hosted on Front Lawn

Lynn Husted, who is coordinating the Relay For Life for Lamar County, said the Sumrall High Football Field will be full. The rally is conducted each year in conjunction with the American Cancer Society in an effort to celebrate cancer survivors and...

'It's-a Me, Mario': Target Is Replacing Shopping Carts With Mario Karts

May's first week wouldn't exactly make the Mario Kart 8 Deluxe release date of April 28, but would be close enough in case buyers missed their shot during the Target or Walmart refreshes. Elsewhere on store shelves, fans of big swords and big gun...

Diet drinks liked to stroke and dementia

The results, however, come with a host of caution flags raised by experts. Then from 2001 to 2011, the people who drank one artificially sweetened drink per day in that period were found to be nearly three times as likely to have an ischemic stroke ...

Car dragged along highway after collision with tractor-trailer

According to KERO , Brian Steimke was cruising up Interstate 15 through the Cajon Pass when he spotted a red Nissan being dragged along the highway by a tractor trailer. Steimke asked the truck driver. Steimke said the man was dragged along t...

Canada police charge woman with smuggling refugees from US

RCMP say a significant amount of cash was found in a Regina home which was searched the following day. Michelle Omoruyi, 43, was charged with one count each of human smuggling and conspiracy to commit human smuggling. "They're conducting a parallel...

Kennesaw Police host Drug Take-Back Day

The Take Back Day and Permanent Collection services are free. This initiative addresses vital public safety and public health issues. Windsor County Prevention Partners coordinator, Courtney Hillhouse states that, "Nearly 70 percent of people age 1...

Health officials cite 5 new measles cases in Hennepin County

The health department said the issue is not one of food safety or restaurant sanitation. From Jan. 1 to March 25 of this year, 28 people from 10 states that didn't yet include Minnesota were reported to have measles, the CDC says. Last year, MI...

Trump aides differ over Assad's future after Syria attack

McMaster said President Donald Trump has asked officials to give him options for removing the threat of a nuclear-armed North Korea. Still, Haley said the USA didn't see a peaceful future for Syria with Assad in power. Asked whether she thought Russi...

Unemployment falls to 10-year low as job vacancies soar

The consumer price inflation bulletin out today shows the inflation rate was unchanged from February to March - holding at the highest level since September 2013. Meanwhile, mining input prices gained +3.7% y/y in March, compared with a +36.1% y/y ...

Let's talk about depression

The report, which was released in anticipation of World Health Day on April 7, is part of the WHO's " Depression: let's talk " campaign. Researchers from The University of Queensland have provided key statistics which will support April 7's Worl...

New Jersey Transit train derails at Penn Station, 26 trains canceled

The Fire Department of NY said there were no immediate reports of injuries. After suspending trains into and out of Penn Station, NJ Transit restored limited service into and out of the Manhattan hub. A New Jersey Transit train derailed in Penn Sta...

3 dead after boiler explodes, crashes through St. Louis building

Louis Post-Dispatch reports. Mark Spence, Faultless Healthcare Linen's chief operating officer, said in a statement that that company "immediately will be giving what practical help we can to our employees and their families". Jenkerson said the...

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Melania Trump wears $51K Dolce & Gabbana jacket in Sicily

CNN .com reports the Dolce & Gabbana jacket worn by the first lady on Friday was the most expensive item of clothing the former model has worn since her husband was elected to th...

Zuckerberg: not running for office, but wants 'to learn'

On Sunday, Zuckerberg wrote a lengthy message about what he'd learned - and took the opportunity to once again reiterate that he's definitely not running for public office of a...

Philippines says it will reject all aid with conditions

The Cabinet official said he will discuss with other members of the economic team - Budget Secretary Benjamin M. Diokno and Finance Secretary Carlos G. However, Pernia told reporte...

Brazil crisis deepens with probe of president, top senator

Temer's situation grew far more perilous after the Supreme Court officially approved an investigation into allegations against him, according to a source with direct knowledge of t...

Cosby says he doesn't expect to testify at sex assault trial

Expressing support for her father, Ensa said in an audio statement Monday on popular radio show, The Breakfast Club, "I strongly believe my father is innocent of the crimes all...

Police officer accidentally overdoses during drug bust

After arresting two males, police searched the auto where they found white powder spread throughout the vehicle. Green patted Buckel down, noticing he was covered in a white pow...

Ebola outbreak declared in northeast DR Congo

More than 11,000 people died in the Ebola outbreak in West Africa in 2014-2015, mainly in Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia. Ebola is no longer an "extraordinary" health event, th...

Mostly cloudy today, rain on the way

The rain will remain steady and heavy at times through Saturday morning and into the afternoon before tapering back to showers late in the day and at night. There's also a touch ...

Omaha woman infected with Zika delivers healthy baby girl

Officials recorded 95% fewer cases between January and April than during the same period past year . The Latin American country called off the emergency 18 months after an unprec...

Woman thrown into pool while trying to break up party

Balfour will be processed at the Broward County Juvenile Assessment Center, and transported to the Broward Regional Juvenile Facility. James was still sporting bruises on her arm...

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School students clash with security forces in Kashmir

School students clash with security forces in Kashmir

Meanwhile two Special Police Officers were wounded in a firing incident at a police post in Tanta area of Doda district in Jammu on Monday. The students pelted stones at security f...

World's Fattest Woman Leaves Hospital After Successful Surgery

World's Fattest Woman Leaves Hospital After Successful Surgery

With the hard part of the procedure over and done with, Abd El Aty must now prepare to finish treatment back in the United Arab Emirates. Despite the relative success of the surg...

Ontario budget promises billions in health care and drives up debt

Ontario budget promises billions in health care and drives up debt

An improvement in Ontario's finances is crucial for Premier Kathleen Wynne to boost social spending and shore up support before next year's election. The finance minister said th...

Suspended SGF absent at Senate ad-hoc committee hearing

Suspended SGF absent at Senate ad-hoc committee hearing

Lawal, for evidence, according to correspondence seen by PREMIUM TIMES. Reacting to the development, the Senate Committee Chairman, Senator Shehu Sani expressed dissatisfaction o...

Relay for Life hosted on Front Lawn

Lynn Husted, who is coordinating the Relay For Life for Lamar County, said the Sumrall High Football Field will be full. The rally is conducted each year in conjunction with the ...