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US Officer Shoots Student Who Opens Fire at School

As the officer pursued the suspect, the offender fired several shots and the officer returned fire. Milby did not injure the resource officer in the attack. An armed former student was shot at Dixon High School on Wednesday after exchanging gunfire w...

Another deadly attack in indonesia

The assailants drove a auto into the gate of police headquarters in the city of Pekanbaru on the Sumatra Island to stage the attack, AFP reported . "When the auto broke through into the Riau police headquarters, it was blocked by policemen", Wasis...

Atilla sentenced to 32 months in U.S. prison over evading Iran sanctions

Prosecutors identified Turkish-Iranian gold trader Reza Zarrab as the central figure in the scheme. One of Atilla's lawyers, Victor Rocco, called the 32-month sentence "fair", but said the banker would appeal his conviction. His conviction followed...

Europe to ditch United States dollar in payments for Iranian oil

His decision have left the future of the internationally signed Nuclear Deal with Iran in question. Washington has long complained that the nuclear deal does nothing to stop Iran's ballistic missile program or its interference in conflicts ...

Ramadan fasting commences tomorrow, Sultan declares

This annual observance is regarded as one of the Five Pillars of Islam. Arrangements have begun for "namaz-e-taraveeh", special prayers offered every night throughout the month. "In accordance with the Islamic injunctions, we announce today Wednesd...

HBO, Sky team on Amy Berg's "The Case Against Adnan Syed"

A lower-court judge vacated Syed's conviction in 2016. Syed was convicted of murdering his high school girlfriend Hae Min Lee in 1999; the podcast examined evidence and, as its executive producer Julie Snyder told NPR , showed that "the story th...

Malaysian police raid home of ex-PM Najib

The national Bernama news agency cited sources as saying that the police were looking for documents related to 1MDB, and that several boxes were loaded into a police truck. Late Wednesday, Mahathir, who gained a reputation as an authoritarian ruler...

European Union chief on Trump: "With friends like that, who needs enemies?"

In a letter to European Union leaders ahead of their meeting Wednesday night in Sofia , Donald Tusk said that with friends like Donald Trump , the European Union could ask who needs enemies. The EU and the United States have traditionally been th...

Pope expresses 'great sorrow' over Gaza killings

He also explained the meaning of the baptismal candle, lit from the Paschal candle. These words, the Pope said, remind us that we are not the light, but rather we are called to receive the light of Christ who has risen from the dead and overcome th...

US, Chinese officials try to head off trade war

China attaches great importance to the role of the U.S. Congress, and is ready to strengthen exchanges with the U.S. legislature, Liu said. Later, Senate Finance Committee Chair Orrin Hatch, a Republican, sounded a more pessimistic tone over a d...

Iran launched the dialogue on the future of the nuclear agreement

China and Iran have agreed to uphold the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) - also referred to as the "Iranian nuclear deal" - during Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Zarif's visit to Beijing. sanctions. All these nations have expressed ...

Muqtada al-Sadr Alliance Wins Elections in Iraq

However, Sadr's coalition looks unlikely to win enough seats to form a government in its own right, and is likely to begin talks with other candidates to name a new prime minister. The coalition government will likely take months to be negotiated and...

Polls open in Pennsylvania primary election

Second: The crowded field for the Democratic nomination for the Benton County Board of Commissioners has renewed a thought that we've entertained from time to time. Wagner is from southeast Pennsylvania, and his two opponents are both from near Pitts...

Co-pilot 'sucked halfway out' plane when windshield blows out at 32000 feet

On 7 May, a JetBlue Airlines flight had to perform an emergency landing after the aircraft's windscreen shattered mid-flight , while a Lufthansa flight made an emergency call before landing in Dublin on 23 April after its cockpit windshield cracke...

George Soros Foundation Closing Offices In Hungary

The legislation, invoking national security interests, would block any organization from advising or representing asylum seekers and refugees without a government license. "Orban now wants to enact laws that force non-governmental organizations (NGOs...

Facebook Deletes 500 Million Fake Accounts In Effort To Clean Up Network

Facebook's automated systems spotted nearly 100 percent of spam and terrorist propaganda while 99 percent of fake accounts were also spotted by them. Graphic violence: During Q1, Facebook took action against 3.4 million pieces of content for gr...

Taliban in Afghanistan enter Farah city bordering Iran

He said fighters launched attacks form multiple directions, after which they overran several checkpoints in the city. Police special forces from Kandahar and commandos from Herat have also been deployed to the province which borders Iran, according...

USA comedians mock Jerusalem embassy opening

It's not the first time the White House has been caught airbrushing official transcripts. Meanwhile, around 50 miles away Palestinian protestors at the Israel-Gaza border armed with flaming kites and rocks were fired upon by Israeli security forc...

Maryland weather: Severe thunderstorm watch in effect through Monday evening

We may have a few additional showers and storms around sunrise across northeast Oklahoma, but the overall coverage should remain low. While the derecho event of 2012 was an extreme event and temps that day we're over 100°, a damaging straight line ...

S. Korean military says N. Korea preparing nuke site closure

And this week the North announced it will shut its Punggye-ri nuclear test site in less than two weeks with foreign journalists in attendance, in a sign of easing tensions between the West and the reclusive nation. U.S. President Donald Trump is sc...

Tharoor calls Delhi Police charge sheet preposterous, says he intends to contest

The police, in its charge sheet which runs into around 3,000 pages, has also alleged that Tharoor had subjected his wife to cruelty. Delhi Police, after investigation, filed a charge sheet before Metropolitan Magistrate Dharmender Singh under the...

Petition to initiate treason case against Nawaz Sharif filed in Pak court

To a question at a press conference here, Ms. Sitharaman said, "It is very serious disclosure". Pakistan has come under pressure from the United States and India to do more, however, to shut down groups such as the Afghan Taliban , the Haqqani Ne...

'Heroic' captain makes emergency landing after aircraft windshield breaks at 32000 feet

According to Reuters , though no passengers were injured in the incident, the Civil Aviation Administration of China's Southwest Regional Administration (CAAC) stated that one of the pilots suffered scratches and waist pains. Most of the equipment ma...

Nawaz Sharif Faces Backlash Over '26/11' Remark

He said Mr Sharif had failed to answer two questions put forward by the court during the Panama Papers case hearing - how the former prime minister made a fortune of Rs300 billion and how it was sent overseas. They observed that it was very unfortuna...

Harry Reid Undergoing Pancreatic Cancer Treatment

Doctors discovered the tumor during a routine screening and his surgeons are confident that the surgery was a success, according to the statement. The statement also indicated that Reid is planning to continue treatment once he has fully recovere...

DraftKings to Get in On Sports Gambling

DraftKings said on Monday it had been preparing in advance of the Supreme Court ruling to launch a sports betting platform and apply for operating licenses in states that move toward legalization. If sports betting hadn't been included in 2017'...

Trump thanks North Korea for 'smart' move

North Korea says it will dismantle its Punggye-ri test site between May 23 and 25 in the presence of local and global media. "This will be Americans coming in - private-sector Americans, not the USA taxpayer - helping build the energy grid", Pompeo...

Two lost dogs rescued near a lava vent in Hawaii

An active fissure that was reported Sunday morning initially was called No. 18 but will be labeled No. 17. The U.S. Geological Survey Hawaiian Volcano Observatory says geologists in the field have determined a fissure that opened Saturday did not...

Sonam Kapoor takes India to Cannes red carpet

She wore an off-shoulder floor-length black gown and kept her hair open. More than her outfit or makeup, it was Verna actress' pleasing personality that floored everyone at the red carpet. We hope the love between the two remains the way it is now, f...

Assam pacifies protesters on Citizenship Bill

Stating that the Committee has visited states like Rajasthan and Gujarat, he added that the panel may think of visiting more states in the North East since there are requests to even visit other states for seeking views from the people The Committee ...

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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...

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...

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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...

Trump on North Korea summit: 'We'll have to see'

Trump on North Korea summit: 'We'll have to see'

North Korea's first vice foreign minister, Kim Kye Gwan, said the regime was disappointed by recent comments from the US , according to a statement published Wednesday by the ...

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...