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Detainee at JFK escapes police custody, flees in taxi, officials say

The agents apparently waited close to an hour before notifying other authorities. Port Authority officials tell the station it was around 8:30 p.m. when the prisoner arrived on a plane at John F. A spokesman from the Port Authority confirmed n...

Racist realtor Momberg denied bail pending leave to appeal

A woman has been sentenced to 18 to 40 years in prison in the shooting death of her husband last year in their western Pennsylvania home. Rugoonandan said it's questionable whether Momberg showed remorse. "This is the first time in the history of o...

Storm Team 11 Forecast: Cloudy And Cool Tonight, Nice Tomorrow

Looking through the rest of the week, temperatures in the low to mid 30s are expected with slight chances of snow Friday night and Saturday . Clouds will fill back with southeasterly breezes continuing between 10 and 20 miles per hour.

Thousands in Russian city rally after mall fire

The last time a nation-wide day of mourning was announced in the country on December 26, 2016 in connection with the crash of the Tu-154 plane of the Russian Defense Ministry near Sochi, which killed 92 people. Tsivilyov said , to which Vostrikov re...

Kan. man arrested for alleged sexual assault of woman jogger

A 38-year-old Windsor man with ambitions in photography has been accused of sexually assaulting a female teenager in a downtown alley on the night of March 25. Romanov is scheduled to appear in court on May 20. Police said they have recorded statem...

Erdogan says European Union membership remains the goal

All eyes are on Varna, the Bulgarian city where the EU-Turkey summit will take place. The meeting was hosted by Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov, whose country now holds the rotating Presidency of the Council of the EU, and attended by Turki...

USA launches WTO challenge against China

The ministry slammed that as "trade protectionism" but gave no indication how Beijing might respond. The dollar dipped to 104.85 yen as investors shifted into the Japanese currency, which is viewed as a "safe haven" from risk. That includes the...

Trump aide spoke during campaign to associate tied to Russian intelligence

But prosecutors pushed back on van der Zwaan's arguments in favor of no jail time, such as the fact that his wife, who lives in London, is pregnant and is due in August. Van Der Zwaan expressed remorse but asked for leniency in sentencing. CNN rep...

High-level talks on Afghanistan to open in Uzbekistan

Tashkent is hosting an global conference on Afghanistan "The peace process, cooperation in the field of security and regional cooperation". Terming extremism as a threat to the region, the paper warned, "The presence of extremist groups in Afghanis...

Corbyn apologises over anti-Semitism in Labour party

An internal review in 2016 found anti-Semitism wasn't endemic to the party. Speaking from the stage, Labour MP John Mann asked: "What on earth is going on with our party?" On Facebook the MP for Barking said "this is not the new politics" a...

Calif. sheriff revolts against Sanctuary State law with bold new move

California's law is aimed at protecting immigrants from stepped-up deportations under the Trump administration. Jerry Brown in October 2017. Leaders in Orange County, California, are considering whether to fight the state's so-called sanctuary law ...

USA 'sex slave guru who branded victims' nabbed in Mexico

According to the charges imposed by the federal prosecutors in Brooklyn, the notorious co-founder of NXIVM , Keith Raniere, was heading a barbaric system where female followers were brainwashed into "slaves" and were told the best way for them to ...

Iran says Bolton pick as national security adviser 'matter of shame'

United States Ambassador to the United Nations John Bolton speaks to reporters outside the Security Council chambers, July 12, 2006, at the United Nations in NY. But if not, Malley worries that the alternative options hold unsafe implications for g...

Trump Thinks Military Should Fund His Wall Without Congress

Earlier this year, President Trump had agreed to trade protection for the Dreamers for funding for his precious border wall, but then he backed away from that agreement; as a result, there is no wall funding. Two White House officials also alle...

42% approve of Trump, highest in 11 months

President Donald Trump's popularity may be on the rise, even as he faces accusations of extramarital affairs, mounting legal challenges and never-ending turmoil among his White House staff. "That's the context here", said Cornell Belcher, the Democ...

McConnell bill would remove hemp from controlled substance list

Hemp could be the next tobacco says Sen. "What will it do?" "By recognizing in federal statute the difference between hemp and its illicit cousin, we can allow this industry to continue to flourish here in Kentucky", McConnell said. In 2014, McCo...

Wall St surges as trade war fears cool

IXIC added 227.88 points, or 3.26 percent, to 7,220.54. Concerns over disruption in oil supply from the Middle East are helping bring up the price of oil in North America. The apparent realization came after a Financial Times report Monday stati...

Bhima Koregaon riots: Fadnavis gives clean chit to right-wing leader Bhide

The incident took place during an event to commemorate the bicentenary of the Bhima-Koregaon battle. He said Bhide's supporters would still gather at the riverbed near Shaniwarwada in the city to "express their sentiments" and hold the march.

United States expels 60 Russian diplomats, closes consulate in Seattle

European Council President Donald Tusk issued a statement saying 14 EU countries have made a decision to expel Russian diplomats after agreeing with the UK's finding that Russia is responsible, and there is "no plausible alternative explanation...

Trump lawyer tells porn star 'cease and desist' after interview

Daniels , who has appeared at the club in the past, is expected to perform in the evening and hold a meet-and-greet with fans after. Daniels said she was shaken by the experience but never told police out of fear. "You put yourself in a bad situati...

Egypt heads to the polls with President Sisi a certain victor

Many young people who participated in the 2011 democratic uprising say they will boycott the "predetermined" elections. Polls opened at 9 am, on the first of three days of voting, reports Xinhua news agency . For a time, el-Sissi enjoyed a wave of...

German court orders Catalan separatist Puigdemont held in custody

Puigdemont was arrested in Germany on Sunday under a European arrest warrant issued by Spain after he crossed the border by vehicle from Denmark on his way back to Belgium from Finland. The court said the formal requirements to detain Puigdemont ha...

Orange snow transforms snowscapes into alien worlds across the New East

According to meteorologists, it's rare but not unheard of, occurring every five years or so. "When the storm then tracked into parts of Eastern Europe and Russian Federation, snow falling from the storm contained the dust from Africa, leaving the or...

Malaysia threatens ten years in jail for spreading fake news

The government said in the bill it was hoped the public would be more responsible and cautious in sharing news and information. "It criminalises "fake news" as defined in the bill to include any content "which is or are wholly or partly false", s...

Saudi Arabia: '1 dead,2 injured' in missile attack on Riyadh

He praised the group for firing ballistic missiles at Saudi Arabia on Sunday. However, interception of the missiles led to the fall of fragments on some residential areas, killing an Egyptian expatriate. The incident threatens to sharply escalate a...

Freed Dapchi schoolgirls arrive Maiduguri en-route Damaturu

It was not military action that freed the girls but secret negotiations mediated by local and worldwide mediators, though military pressure on Boko Haram must have played a role too. "We did it out of pity". Boko Haram loosely translates as Weste...

Asian shares slump on fears of trade war between US, China

A second group of products targeted for a possible 25 percent tariff , mirroring the higher American charge on steel , includes pork and aluminum scrap, according to the ministry. "Escalating trade tensions between China and the USA have exposed ...

How To Watch Online Stream And On TV

After the first 31 matches were played in Dubai and Sharjah, the PSL moved to Lahore on Tuesday, when Peshawar beat Quetta in the first eliminator and then ousted the Karachi Kings in the second. "Let this final be successful and we look forward to...

School District Arms Students With Rocks

The Blue Mountain school district in Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, which has three elementary schools and one middle school and high school, has supplied each classroom with a five-gallon bucket of river stones for students and teachers to use t...

Kids hunt for thousands of Easter eggs in Bay County

Take to the beach and hunt for shark egg cases and other fascinating items, and learn all about the sharks, rays and skates that call our coastal waters their home. More than 300 kids came out for the event. 3,000 of these Easter eggs are sprinkle...

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USA disinvites China from Pacific military exercises: Pentagon

Several countries participate, and China has been involved since 2014. The world's largest worldwide naval exercise, it is held biennially in the summer months of even-numbered ...

Kelly sues him for sexual assault and herpes infection

The Associated Press does not typically identify people who say they are victims of sexual assault unless they decide to make their names public, which Rodgers has done. The campai...

In HSLC Result 2018 Declared at 9:30, Tamilnadu 10th Result 2018

Students can check their result using their registration number and date of birth. But they don't need to wait more as today on 23 May 2018 the Tamil Nadu Board is going to decla...

Congressional leaders to review information on Russian Federation probe

The Justice Department has in the past offered classified briefings to Nunes, though they have so far refused to turn over documents. The comments come as Trump is escalating h...

Afghanistan: Car bomb kills 3 in Kandahar

Earlier, three people were killed and 25 others were injured in the auto bomb blast, officials said. Nematullah Barak, head of Mirwais hospital in Kandahar , said the latest fi...

White House confirms Trump's meeting with Rod Rosenstein, Christopher Wray

He said that under "the potential deal", China "will purchase from our Great American Farmers practically as much as our Farmers can produce". "What did they learn from it?" In t...

Man's condition in fatal cougar attack upgraded

Ryan Abbott said . Instead, face the cougar , speak firmly and slowly back away - appearing as large as possible, such as by standing on a rock or stump or opening a sweatshirt ...

Solo: A Star Wars Story in IMAX - What's Your Story?

Last year, an R2-D2 droid used in the making of several " Star Wars" films sold for $2.76 million at auction in Los Angeles. He flies into an asteroid belt, barking at that droid,...

Venezuela's Maduro faces overseas condemnation following election win

Many governments around the world rejected the election even before ballots were cast as several key rivals of Maduro were barred from running. "We do not recognize the legi...

Elliott Walden wants to go from spoiler to Triple Crown champion

At 1 3/16 miles, the Preakness is slightly shorter than the Kentucky Derby , and Bravazo and Tenfold, both of which skipped the race two weeks ago, nearly caught Justify at the...

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Mangaluru is the best city in solid waste management

Mangaluru is the best city in solid waste management

Similarly, Ranchi has been adjudged the best capital and Kota in Rajasthan has been adjudged the best city in the citizen feedback category. This year, the survey has covered 4,2...

Collegium meeting on KM Joseph, other judges remains inconclusive

Collegium meeting on KM Joseph, other judges remains inconclusive

The collegium meeting was scheduled to discuss in detail the High Court probables for the Supreme Court . Sources told The Telegraph that the five-member collegium of Chief J...

Prison where Josh Holt is being held captive reportedly under attack

Prison where Josh Holt is being held captive reportedly under attack

They are saying that they want me as their guarantee". We need the people to help us.' He was flanked by three other men. Please, my fellow Americans, don't allow me to continue su...

School Bus Crash in New Jersey Kills At Least 2, Reports Say

School Bus Crash in New Jersey Kills At Least 2, Reports Say

The New Jersey-based company has a higher than average out-of-service rate - 37.9 percent compared to the national average of 20.7 percent. Officials say they're investigating the ...

Israel Hits Back at Hamas Terrorist Targets in Gaza

Israel Hits Back at Hamas Terrorist Targets in Gaza

Hamas spokesperson Fawzi Barhoum dismissed Katz' claims saying, "there is no mediation". Israel said many of those killed were members of Hamas and the Islamic Jihad terror gr...

Bucks hire former Atlanta head coach Mike Budenholzer as new head coach

Bucks hire former Atlanta head coach Mike Budenholzer as new head coach

Milwaukee made the right choice by hiring Budenholzer. Sampson was an National Basketball Association assistant with the Bucks and Rockets before joining the Cougars 2014.Portla...

Arab League fails to agree on United States envoy recalls

Arab League fails to agree on United States envoy recalls

Many critics have called it an excessive use of force and a Google search reveals wide-ranging criticism of Israel for its actions. These new needs are in addition to a pre-exi...

Meet Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's Wedding Party

Meet Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's Wedding Party

Thousands of journalists from across the world are descending on the genteel town of Windsor for the wedding , and Mr. Markle told TMZ earlier this week that the media atten...

U.S. sanctions Hezbollah chief in joint action with Gulf allies

U.S. sanctions Hezbollah chief in joint action with Gulf allies

The deputy chief of Hezbollah, Sheik Naim Qassem, casts his ballot during Lebanon's parliamentary elections in Beirut, Lebanon, May 6, 2018. Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Jav...