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Pocan: House chaplain ouster shows dysfunction

Pocan: House chaplain ouster shows dysfunction

House Speaker Paul Ryan has told fellow Republicans that he fired the House chaplain after complaints from members that he wasn't doing a very good job — not because of pressure over the Rev. Mike Cof...

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Two pelicans crash graduation ceremony in California

Two pelicans crash graduation ceremony in California

One of the pelicans then lands on a group of people sitting in the front few rows. Security guards were quick to step in and attempt to remove the birds but after one pecked at a guards hand, they...

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Dominican Republic BREAKS ties with Taiwan to forge relations with China

Dominican Republic BREAKS ties with Taiwan to forge relations with China

The news that the Caribbean nation agreed to establish diplomatic relations with China in favor of Taiwan drew strong condemnation from Taiwan's foreign minister, Joseph Wu. A Ministry of Foreign Affa...

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North Korea to shut nuclear test site in May, Seoul says

North Korea to shut nuclear test site in May, Seoul says

Kim joked he was "embarrassed" or bashful after South Korean officials applauded one of his several handshakes with Moon during the summit. The president now faces a burden in helping turn the Korean ...

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N. Korea to return to same time zone as S

N. Korea to return to same time zone as S

Mr Kim made the comments during his summit with South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Friday at a border truce village, where he also expressed optimism about his meeting with Mr Trump, saying the U...

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Juvenile driver killed woman, dog, injured 2 others

Juvenile driver killed woman, dog, injured 2 others

The man and the woman with the dog were both taken to the hospital with undisclosed injuries. He was operating on a learner's permit, authorities said, not a full driver's license. A dog walking with ...

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Temer cancela viagem à Ásia para "evitar prejuízo a votações" no Congresso

Segundo informações do Estadão, o presidente faria a viagem para a Ásia entre os dias 5 e 14 de maio. A viagem tinha como foco principal a abertura do mercado desses países para exportações brasileira...

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Atentados a bomba deixam mortos em Cabul

Em outro ataque suicida no sul do país, na província de Kandahar, um carro-bomba explodiu contra um comboio de militares romenos da Organização do Tratado do Atlântico Norte ( Otan ) e matou 11 crianç...

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Accusé de corruption, Vincent Bolloré blâme les préjugés envers l'Afrique

Accusé de corruption, Vincent Bolloré blâme les préjugés envers l'Afrique

Celui qui s'apprête à passer la main à son fils Yannick à la tête du conseil de surveillance de Vivendi y écrit: "comment imaginer que des dépenses de communication de quelques centaines de milliers d...

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Israel diz ter provas de que Irã constrói bomba atômica

Israel diz ter provas de que Irã constrói bomba atômica

Ao referir-se a uma "grande proeza dos serviços de informações", Netanyahu assegurou que os documentos demonstram as ambições nucleares iranianas antes da assinatura do acordo de 2015 com as potências...

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Yale considering revoking Bill Cosby's honorary degree

Yale considering revoking Bill Cosby's honorary degree

The 80-year-old actor was convicted on three counts of aggravated indecent assault in the drugging and sexual assault of Andrea Constand at his home in 2004. When Ms Constand first reported the ...

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Retailers' relief as uncompetitive GST loophole is to be closed

Retailers' relief as uncompetitive GST loophole is to be closed

This is the same threshold that applies to domestic businesses and to offshore suppliers of cross-border services. "Domestic businesses have long called for greater fairness in the treatment of low-...

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Missouri Supreme Court: Woman in Greitens case must turn over phone

Missouri Supreme Court: Woman in Greitens case must turn over phone

The woman's ex-husband ended up exposing the affair in January in an interview with KMOV-TV. Greitens has denied criminal wrongdoing. He also said he reported the payments to the Federal Bureau of I...

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Trump gives thumbs-down to White House Correspondent's Dinner comic

Trump gives thumbs-down to White House Correspondent's Dinner comic

Since the White House Correspondents' Association dinner , pockets of people from all across the political spectrum have criticized Michelle Wolf - and the organization that invited her - insis...

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Forced evacuations see extremists leave southern Damascus

Forced evacuations see extremists leave southern Damascus

Alaeddin Boroujerdi, a senior Iranian member of parliament, met Assad on Monday and said Tehran would keep military advisers in Syria until the war ended. Syrian rebels control large swathes of both n...

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Vice President Pence visits the southern border in Calexico, Mexico

Vice President Pence visits the southern border in Calexico, Mexico

The construction Pence will visit is a reconstruction project to replace the original wall which was built in the 1990s and is not part of the new border project that President Donald Trump want...

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Hearing decision to be handed down today — Cardinal George Pell

Hearing decision to be handed down today — Cardinal George Pell

His lawyers have said he will plead not guilty to all charges if the court proceeds to a full trial. Magistrate Belinda Wallington will tomorrow announce her decision after the four-week committal i...

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Congressional Candidate Confirms Dems Plan to Impeach Trump if They Win Midterms

Congressional Candidate Confirms Dems Plan to Impeach Trump if They Win Midterms

The linked-to article contains a video clip of Trump's Saturday speech at a campaign rally in MI. The second-term governor says his state has balanced budgets and added jobs , so he doesn't underst...

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Australian scientist, 104, to fly to Switzerland for assisted death

Australian scientist, 104, to fly to Switzerland for assisted death

I want to die". A fundraising campaign by Exit International to upgrade Goodall's flight class for the long journey from Perth, along with that of his helper, had exceeded its target of 15,000 Aus...

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Bird photographed carrying a shark that is carrying a fi

Bird photographed carrying a shark that is carrying a fi

They showed an osprey carrying a small shark that was eating a fish. A self-described lightning photography freak who has fallen in love with shelf clouds since moving to Madeira Beach, Jon said he ...

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Roy Moore announces corruption complaint during Monday press conference

Roy Moore announces corruption complaint during Monday press conference

The lawsuit also names Tina Johnson, who has said Moore grabbed her buttocks while she was in his office seeking legal advice; Beverly Young Nelson, who has accused Moore of groping her in a auto in ...

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Waffle House doubles down on Alabama arrest

Waffle House doubles down on Alabama arrest

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports the company reiterated its support for the workers Monday, during a tense meeting with activists at its headquarters in Norcross, Georgia. "She's owed an apolo...

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Coyote attacks 5-year-old girl at Westchester County park

Coyote attacks 5-year-old girl at Westchester County park

Police put down a coyote that attacked a 5-year-old girl in Westchester County on April 29, 2018. As they fled toward their auto, the animal gained on them, first menacing the boy. As King-Petrelles...

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Portugal e Fernando Santos em alerta por Pepe

Portugal e Fernando Santos em alerta por Pepe

Internacional por 92 ocasiões com a camisola das quinas, Pepe deverá, no entanto, estar apto a tempo de disputar o Mundial 2018 com início marcado para 14 de Junho.

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Atari's Mysterious Retro-Inspired Console Begins Pre-Orders May 30

Atari's Mysterious Retro-Inspired Console Begins Pre-Orders May 30

The company is still tight-lipped as to what you'll actually be able to do with the VCS, however. On Monday, the iconic brand said its Atari VCS console will go up for pre-order on May 30 exclus...

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Buhari Arrives Washington For Meeting With Trump

Buhari Arrives Washington For Meeting With Trump

There was also internal debate in the West Wing over whether Trump said "shithole" or "shithouse", the AP reported. Buhari is first president from Sub-Sahara Africa and the second African leader...

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Suspect in ME deputy's slaying had bulletproof vest

Suspect in ME deputy's slaying had bulletproof vest

NORRIDGEWOCK - Alleged killer John Williams is now in custody, according to a news release. Eugene Cole on April 25 in Norridgewock. They parted ways when Chris dropped John off at a Skowhegan apart...

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Rapper Lil Lonnie Shot And Killed In Mississippi

Rapper Lil Lonnie Shot And Killed In Mississippi

Unfortunately, Lil Lonnie is not the only individual who was impacted by a shooting in Jackson this weekend, as two others were killed within three separate shootings that took place. Officers later...

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Supreme Court will hear privacy case involving Google

Supreme Court will hear privacy case involving Google

The decision was upheld in the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. The top United States court has halted Russel Bucklew's execution twice before, most recently last month after his lawyers argued tha...

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John Kelly reportedly called Trump an idiot

John Kelly reportedly called Trump an idiot

During the meeting, Kelly reportedly said that Trump "doesn't even understand what DACA is". Kelly immediately issued a strenuous denial about the allegations, claiming Trump "and I both know this s...

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