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Maoists gunned down in Maharashtra's Gadchiroli

The two C-60 squads under commander Vasudev Madavi and Madhukar Netam, supported by CRPF, are learnt to have surrounded the rebels taking vantage positions that did not allow guerrillas to escape. "We received some intelligence inputs regarding the m...

Trump considering posthumous pardon for boxer Jack Johnson

Trump said in a tweet Saturday he was considering "a full pardon" for the first African-American world heavyweight boxing champion, who died in 1946. He lost his title in a fight in Havana, Cuba, in 1915. Johnson died in a vehicle crash in 1946. ...

Romney Fails To Secure Utah GOP Senate Nomination, Faces Primary

Both men are seeking the GOP nomination for the U.S. Senate seat to replace retiring Sen. Orrin Hatch , the chamber's longest-serving GOP member. "Thank you to all the delegates who hung in there with us all day at the Convention", Romney tweeted...

Kellyanne Conway Flips Out When Asked About Her Husband's Trump-Trolling Tweets

Bash at one point referred to her question about George Conway's tweets as light-hearted and said many people have asked about his since-deleted posts. Conway dismissed Bash's statement, claiming other family members of Trump administration offi...

Ways Cities, Companies are Going Green for Earth Day 2018

The global ecological awareness was growing, and the US Congress and President Nixon responded quickly. On this day, people perhaps not spread understanding of the demand for conservation but in addition take action. Others like cricketer Harbhajan S...

Monday date for nomination

This decision means that the deadline for filing nominations has been extended as well, as elections can happen only after the process of filing nominations is finished. Those who functioned as presiding officers in panchayat polls earlier maintain t...

Siddaramaiah to contest from two constituencies

Since the leaders wished it, I have conveyed the same to the high command. B S Yeddyurappa who filed his nomination papers on Thursday sounded supremely confident that he would win the elections. It is one of only 11 constituencies where the part...

Missouri governor charged over use of charity donor list

A grand jury previously indicted Greitens in February with an invasion of privacy charge for allegedly taking a nude photo of a woman with whom he was having an affair in 2015. His attorney, Ed Dowd, said in a separate statement: "This charge makes...

MI couple welcomes 14th son to the family

The well-known Kent County couple with 13 sons has welcomed another baby into the family and - you guessed it - it's another son. "Not very many people understand what we do, it really is neat", Jay Schwandt said. The couple are seen with their thi...

Steamboat Limerick are gearing up for a massive Record Store Day tomorrow

Sales of vinyl albums have climbed nearly 800 percent to the point where almost one of every seven physical albums sold is vinyl. McDonald said Blank Coffee Comics Records will have prizes that include posters, gift cards, records and record player...

US Treasury's Steven Mnuchin considering trip to China to talk trade

Mnuchin issued the comments Friday during the spring meetings of the 189-country International Monetary Fund and its sister lending agency, the World Bank . Beijing announced on Wednesday that it would gradually eliminate ownership caps on foreign m...

Donald Trump Rips New York Times Reporter, Denies Michael Cohen Will 'Flip'

Trump , a claim he denies. In terms of Cohen himself, Avenatti predicted that despite the lawyers professed loyalty to Trump , the legal pressure on him will be so great that he will have no choice but to flip for the sake of self-preservation.

Local Students Take Part In National School Walkout In Different Ways

He said they originally were just going to hold a walkout, but after getting in touch with school staff, they came up with the idea to hold the panel as well. There's some people who don't feel safe at home , so school needs to be a safe place for a...

The "Red For Ed" Campaign To Announce Walk-Out Vote Results Tonight

In anticipation of a possible walk-out, Arizona Educators United and Arizona Education Association has obtained a permit for all-day events on the lawn at the Arizona State Capitol in Phoenix on Friday, April 20 and Monday through Wednesday a...

Chuck Schumer will celebrate 4/20 by introducing marijuana decriminalization bill

If smoking marijuana doesn't hurt anyone else, why shouldn't we allow people to do it and not make it criminal? That way, states could regulate the drug without federal intervention. Gardner held up Trump's nominees for the Justice Department until...

One Injured in School Shooting in US State of Florida, Suspect Arrested

On Friday, students from across the USA participated in the second National Walkout Day, a protest organised in the wake of the Stoneman Douglas School shooting in Florida back in February. The boy told Oliver the shooter was standing in the hallwa...

Democrats sue Russia, Trump campaign for alleged 2016 election conspiracy

Those named in the lawsuit include several top Trump advisers who attended the now-infamous June 2016 meeting in Trump Tower, longtime Trump confidant Roger Stone , former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and former campaign adviser George ...

Romania to be first European Union member to move embassy to Jerusalem?

Since Trump's announcement, P.A. leader Mahmoud Abbas has publicly cursed Trump, saying he will not engage in any discussions with Israel in which the United States is a broker. Hotovely is also set to visit the Czech Republic. "One way to advance ...

Churn in J&K BJP after Ministers' exit

The reshuffle has been necessitated by the resignation of two BJP ministers - Choudhary Lal Singh and Chander Prakash Ganga - amid controversy over their rallying behind the accused in the Kathua gangrape and murder case. The ministers were asked...

Norfolk Southern Corporation (NSC)

Barrow Hanley Mewhinney Strauss Limited Liability Company stated it has 1.05 million shs. Eagle Ridge Invest Mngmt reported 1.56% of its portfolio in Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC ). Analysts await Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: N...

Two Florida sheriff's deputies shot to death through restaurant window

Both deputies died of their injuries, Schultz said . The Florida Department of Law Enforcement, Alachua County Sheriff's Office and the Levy County Sheriff's Office are on their way to the area to assist with the investigation, according to First ...

Police give security support to Michael Oliver and his wife

But then Oliver penalised Medhi Benatia for bundling Lucas Vazquez over from behind in the area and subsequently sent off Gianluigi Buffon for his reaction, which involved him putting his hands on the referee. Bonucci added: 'Gigi is the greatest g...

Inspector general says fired Federal Bureau of Investigation head McCabe should be prosecuted

Hillary Clinton, among others, has blamed Comey for tilting the 2016 election in Trump's favor when the then-FBI director opted to inform the public repeatedly about the investigation into her email practices as secretary of state. As of Thursday, th...

Trump hires former drag queen Rudy Giuliani

Giuliani was a high-profile supporter of Trump, a fellow New Yorker, during his 2016 presidential campaign. "Rudy is nice. He has been my good friend for a very long time and desires to get this matter shortly resolved for the nice of the nation",...

Int'l community to take notice on Indian threatening statements against Pakistan: FO

A chosen few were given the opportunity to ask Modi questions. Sadly, it does not happen now. "There can not be a worse way to deal with this issue", he added. In what seems to be a veiled message to Pakistan, Modi said during his speech in London ...

Catholic Bishops 'affirm' decision of hospital in Alfie Evans case

He is now at Liverpool's Alder Hey children's hospital, which has argued that moving the 23-month-old boy would be too unsafe, and his life support should be removed and then he should be given palliative care. Justice Moylan refused the family's leg...

Andhra man claims to be minor's father — Surat rape case

Speaking to reporters during a press conference, Surat Police Commissioner Satish Sharma said: "A man from Andhra Pradesh on Tuesday approached us along with some of his family members, claiming that the girl whose body was found on April 6 was...

Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit pats journalist on cheek, triggers controversy

He made a decision to patronisingly - and without consent - pat me on the cheek as a reply", the woman journalist tweeted. In a letter to Lakshmi Subramanian of The Week magazine, the Governor expressed regret that his act had hurt her sentiments...

SJC strikes down ban on stun guns

Jim Wallace, executive director of the Gun Owners Action League, the MA affiliate of the National Rifle Association, welcomed the state Supreme Court ruling. He said the state, though, may place restrictions on who can own them, require licenses for ...

Cuomo grants parolees the right to vote

He said he would soon sign an executive order making it happen. You paid your debt. The exact details of his executive order have yet to be released. Mike Long has said Cuomo's plan is illegal, adding he's only doing it to get ahead of his primary ...

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Iran's Khamenei criticizes U.S. over hard-line stance

But European companies say they are anxious about getting caught up in the new USA sanctions, given the extent of Washington's global reach, and some have already started pulli...

Pulitzer prize-winning novelist Philip Roth dies at 85

Roth won the 1998 Pulitzer Prize for fiction for his acclaimed novel American Pastoral . Tributes poured in Wednesday honouring the late U.S. literary giant Philip Roth , who...

Tesla's Musk admits Model 3 braking issue, promises fix

While these conclusions by Consumer Reports sound pretty favorable, the Model 3 still fell short of a Recommended rating for a number of reasons. Toni Sacconaghi, an analyst at...

Brandi Chastain hall of fame plaque barely resembles U.S. soccer star

The plaque looks absolutely nothing like Chastain and is actually unbelivably atrocious. " Brandi Chastain is one of the most lovely athletes I've ever covered", writes Ann Ki...

Unai Emery outlines Arsenal aims in first press conference

Emery moved to Sevilla where he won three consecutive Europa League trophies in 2014, 2015 and 2016. Arsenal , though, are sure they have a "serial victor ". At the age of 48 ...

Amazon's Facial 'Rekognition' Tool Used By Cops Is Cheaper Than Netflix

Emails obtained by the ACLU through freedom of information requests show that the company worked with the city of Orlando, Florida and the Washington County Sheriff's Office in O...

Planned Parenthood Slams White House On Proposed 'Gag Rule'

It is irresponsible that in a state with a maternal mortality rate four times worse than the national average, the government is willing to take away care women desperately need to...

Kane Williamson becomes leading run-scorer in IPL 2018

Chasing 140 for victory, Chennai were in a shambles at 62-6 when Du Plessis stepped up with his 42-ball blitz that made the two-time champions achieve their target with five ball...

Today is the deadline to register to vote in June primary

As the polls close and the results start coming in, you can stay updated on the races that matter to you here at WYMT. Voters can vote only at precinct-specific locations that are ...

Farm Bill Failure and Trade War Create Uncertainty for Farmers

The House had the opportunity to attach strong, conservative amendments to this bill , yet failed to do so, resulting in a tanked farm bill . The House plans seven weeks, and the...

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Syrian army controls capital after ousting Islamic State

Syrian army controls capital after ousting Islamic State

The Iranian-backed militias, including the Lebanese group Hizballah, have been key - along with Russian air power - in aiding Syrian government forces to recapture huge areas aro...

Trump And South Korean President Plot Strategy On North Korean Nukes

Trump And South Korean President Plot Strategy On North Korean Nukes

Trump has and warned that failure to reach a denuclearisation agreement could lead to "decimation" of Kim's rule. President Trump listens to a question during a meeting in the ...

Trump Praises New CIA Director Gina Haspel At Her Swearing

Trump Praises New CIA Director Gina Haspel At Her Swearing

Gina Haspel has been sworn in as the first female director of the Central Intelligence Agency at a ceremony attended by US President Donald Trump , despite controversy surroun...

LeBron James' 44 helps Cleveland Cavaliers even series with Boston Celtics

LeBron James' 44 helps Cleveland Cavaliers even series with Boston Celtics

James was efficient, scoring 27 points on 8-of-12 shooting while adding 12 assists, five rebounds, two blocks, and two steals. "All four teams are really good". When you are not ...

'American Idol' finale: And the victor is …

'American Idol' finale: And the victor is …

Poppe began to cry and she was then met with a hug from host Ryan Seacrest . Below is all the information you need to watch American Idol online and live Monday to catch the...

Bernie Sanders announces he will seek re-election

Bernie Sanders announces he will seek re-election

Sanders says he still has many things to accomplish in the U.S. Senate and his planned announcement on Monday concerning his political future "will not come as a great surprise to ...

Toxic acid cloud over Hawaii after lava hits ocean

Toxic acid cloud over Hawaii after lava hits ocean

A spokesperson from the Hawaii County mayor's said that lava spatter "can weigh as much as a refrigerator and even small pieces of spatter can kill." The agency highlighted a la...

Maximum stakes on fixed-odds gambling machines to be cut to £2

Maximum stakes on fixed-odds gambling machines to be cut to £2

But, Peter Jackson, Chief Executive Officer for Paddy Power Betfair, reportedly welcomed the reduction and explained that the Dublin-headquartered firm has always been anxious ...

Woman Mauled To Death By Pack Of Small Dogs, Police Investigating

Woman Mauled To Death By Pack Of Small Dogs, Police Investigating

The euthanasia expert, Amanda Dinwiddie, confirmed six of the canines were "a mix of dachshund and terrier, while the other was believed to be a border collie mix". "This is a bad ...