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President Trump praises EPA head, is looking into reports

President Trump praises EPA head, is looking into reports

None of the purchases were approved, but Pruitt is reported to have gotten an ornate refurbished desk comparable in grandeur to the one in the Oval Office. Trump, meanwhile, continued singing Pruitt...

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Brazil's Lula will not turn himself to police - party source

Brazil's Lula will not turn himself to police - party source

As the deadline passed, Lula remained hunkered down with aides and supporters at the headquarters of a steelworkers' union he used to lead in Sao Paolo. Hundreds of die-hard supporters in red shirts t...

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Hillary Clinton Tells Women-Only Club About Trump's Sexism

Hillary Clinton Tells Women-Only Club About Trump's Sexism

Speaking at the event just a day after appearing at a women-only work space in New York, Clinton reiterated a point made in her post-election book What Happened-that gender remains an issue in polit...

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Facebook passes new rules on political ads

Facebook passes new rules on political ads

Beginning this spring - a few months before the 2018 congressional midterm elections - those ads about candidates and issues will feature an icon marking them as political. But it wasn't until the Ca...

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Dwayne Johnson, Vin Diesel Feud Explained by 'The Rock'

Dwayne Johnson, Vin Diesel Feud Explained by 'The Rock'

In an interview with Rolling Stone , Johnson opened up about the feud and his future involvement in the franchise. "Vin and I had a few discussions, including an important face-to-face in my traile...

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Trump to skip annual White House correspondents' dinner

Trump to skip annual White House correspondents' dinner

Saying the press is "so bad" and "so fake", Trump said: "I want to get it straightened out with the press before I do it". White House Correspondents' Association president Margaret Talev later conf...

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The FBI Raids The Sedona Home Of Backpage.com Founder Michael Lacey

The FBI Raids The Sedona Home Of Backpage.com Founder Michael Lacey

Justice Department, that notified users it was being shutdown by the federal government. The website and its affiliated websites have been seized by the Federal Bureau of Investigation. In court filin...

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Zuckerberg Unsent Facebook Messages. Soon You Can, Too

Zuckerberg Unsent Facebook Messages. Soon You Can, Too

While such a feature isn't available to any of Facebook Messenger's public users, multiple anonymous sources - including both former employees and non-employees - have confirmed to TechCrunch ...

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United States military kills 3 al-Shabab militants in central Somalia

United States military kills 3 al-Shabab militants in central Somalia

The US Africa command said in a statement that the attack took place on Thursday afternoon, April on the outskirts of the rebel-held Jilib town in Middle Jubba region, just about 240km south of Mogadi...

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Cam Newton not injured in collision with dump truck

Cam Newton not injured in collision with dump truck

Neither party wanted to fill out a police report. Unclear what caused the collision or who was at fault - but calm down, Panthers fans, Newton appeared to be okay after the incident. At the scene of...

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Anupam Kher's 'The Accidental Prime Minister' Begins Shoot In London

Anupam Kher's 'The Accidental Prime Minister' Begins Shoot In London

In the picture, Suzanne posed with Navni Parihar, who plays former prime minister Indira Gandhi. Though her look from the film has not been unveiled officially, Suzanne's profile picture on Twitter sh...

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Trump Threatens to Escalate Tariffs on Chinese Imports to $100 Billion

Trump Threatens to Escalate Tariffs on Chinese Imports to $100 Billion

Gao said . The U.S. initially announced $ 3 billion worth of tariffs on Chinese imports, to which the Chinese appropriately responded with $3 billion of tariffs on U.S. That would mean the US lo...

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Trump Threatens China With Additional Tariffs Worth $100 Billion

Trump Threatens China With Additional Tariffs Worth $100 Billion

But he adds, "On the other hand, the president is absolutely prepared to defend our interests". The products on the latest USA list include heavy machinery, motorcycles and high-tech items, such as ...

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TRE do Rio de Janeiro nega novo recurso de Eduardo Paes

TRE do Rio de Janeiro nega novo recurso de Eduardo Paes

O presidente da Câmara dos Deputados, Rodrigo Maia (DEM-RJ), e o deputado Sóstenes Cavalcante (DEM-RJ), um dos responsáveis pela negociação de novos filiados ao partido no estado, confirmaram a info...

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Parliament functioned only for 59 days during Budget Session

Parliament functioned only for 59 days during Budget Session

Modi accused the Congress of paralysing Parliament proceedings during the Budget Session , and said it was "throttling" democracy and "abusing" people's mandate. In the 14th Lok Sabha, a no-confide...

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Dow dives more than 500 points on trade tensions

Dow dives more than 500 points on trade tensions

The Dow Jones industrial average lost 346 points, or 1.4 percent, to 24,158. The declines were broad based. The session lows from Wednesday to keep an eye on are 2574 on the S&P 500 and 23,523...

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China Poses Questions About The US Tariffs Legality At WTO

China Poses Questions About The US Tariffs Legality At WTO

China has requested consultations with the United States under the WTO's Dispute Settlement Mechanism regarding the United States' tariff measures on certain Chinese goods which would allegedly be imp...

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Employees protest Google work for Pentagon drone strike program

The letter, obtained by The New York Times , includes the line: "We believe that Google should not be in the business of war ". Dubbed Project Maven , the controversial artificial intelligence ...

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Laura Ingraham Dumped By Yet Another Sponsor Despite Being Off TV For A Week

Laura Ingraham Dumped By Yet Another Sponsor Despite Being Off TV For A Week

Ace Hardware will no longer advertise on "The Ingraham Angle", TheWrap reported on Thursday. TheWrap said Ace had two ads on the show in March, including one on March 28, the day she launched her ...

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This Bobcat's Suspenseful Fight With a Rattlesnake Has Gone Viral

This Bobcat's Suspenseful Fight With a Rattlesnake Has Gone Viral

After an intense battle the bobcat finally captures the snake within its mouth and walks away with it dangling down, to incredulous screams from within the vehicle. If we were out walking, I would not...

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MST já faz bloqueios em estradas de ao menos nove Estados

MST já faz bloqueios em estradas de ao menos nove Estados

Segundo a PRF, na BR-101, os manifestantes colocaram fogo em pneus, impedindo a passagem de veículos na rodovia. " Lula é a simbologia, a sínteses das lutas da classe trabalhadora e sua prisão é ...

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Syrian government launches assault on rebel-held Douma

The monitor added that the town, which is the last held by rebels in Eastern Ghouta, had been hit with at least 42 air strikes since shelling began earlier today. Syrian state TV said members of the A...

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Russian Federation says it will respond firmly to new U.S. sanctions

Russian Federation says it will respond firmly to new U.S. sanctions

All those targeted will have their assets under United States jurisdiction frozen. The sanctions are not related to any single act by Russia, Mnuchin said, but rather a response to its actions in Cr...

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SC reserves verdict on BJP's plea on West Bengal panchayat polls

SC reserves verdict on BJP's plea on West Bengal panchayat polls

A bench, headed by Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra and also comprising Justices A M Khanwilkar and D Y Chandrachud, chose to hear the Bengal state BJP's petition on Friday. "I can not be shown the ...

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India re-opens competition to supply 110 fighters

India re-opens competition to supply 110 fighters

At least 85 per cent of the aircraft will have to be made in India while 15 per cent of them can be in flyaway condition. The new aircraft are meant to replace the IAF's MiG21 jets. "It is good that...

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Siena coach under investigation after allegedly teasing manager with mental disorder

Siena coach under investigation after allegedly teasing manager with mental disorder

The student manager who was abused is a sophomore at Siena who is diagnosed with obsessive-compulsive disorder - a mental condition that can cause unwanted and repeated thoughts and behaviors. "Inform...

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Panama withdraws ambassador from Venezuela

Panama withdraws ambassador from Venezuela

Officials in Panama say they're withdrawing their ambassador from Venezuela amid heightened tensions between the two countries. It added that Panamanian President Juan Carlos Varela and almost two d...

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Trump to send national guard to Mexican border 'immediately'

Trump to send national guard to Mexican border 'immediately'

Nielsen's plan, though still vague, would use state Guard units in support roles, in accordance with USA law, resembling the two recent deployments from Presidents Obama and George W. However, guards...

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California Sam's Club Explosions Lead to Chase, Arrest

California Sam's Club Explosions Lead to Chase, Arrest

The suspect was identified as Hugo Gonzalez, a Fontana resident who authorities believe acted alone. The Sam's Club in Ontario was evacuated after a device was detonated early afternoon on Thursday,...

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Twitter plans on breaking all third-party apps/clients this June

Twitter plans on breaking all third-party apps/clients this June

The third-party devs say that when their apps open a connection to Twitter, currently, they get a continuous stream of updates. Automatic refresh of your timeline just won't work: there is no web ...

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