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  • Nashville mayor expected to resign
Nashville mayor expected to resign

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is looking into whether Barry misused public funds to carry on the affair. That spending was likely related to travel and overtime costs incurred by Forrest as he guarded Barry on the road. The Bureau found nude photos of a woman on Forrest's phone, though they did not say whether the woman in question was Barr...

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  • Strike by W. Virginia teachers enters 8th day
Strike by W. Virginia teachers enters 8th day

And on Sunday, West Virginia communications workers announced that they, too, would be going on strike after Frontier Communications failed to agree to a contract that employees considered fair. Many in the room were cautiously optimistic, including Dale Lee, president of the West Virginia Education Association and Christine Campbell, presid...

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  • Coptic Church says Saudi crown prince 'disturbs roots of regional extremism'
Coptic Church says Saudi crown prince 'disturbs roots of regional extremism'

The Crown Prince will pay a visit to the United Kingdom on March 7 to meet with British Prime Minister Theresa May, prior to his visit to the United States on March 19 to meet with U.S. Promoting a more moderate form of Islam is one of the more ambitious promises made by Prince Mohammed under plans to transform Saudi and reduce its reliance on oil.

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  • Launch window for SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket schedule to open around midnight
Launch window for SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket schedule to open around midnight

Hispasat 30W-6, is going to be operated by Hispasat, a Spanish communications operator serving Spain, Portugal and Latin America. This time the first stage booster of the Falcon 9 rocket will not be recovered. SpaceX has 30 missions scheduled for 2018, nearly doubling the number from 18 in 2017. A similar launch was successful when SpaceX ...

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  • Primaries Start With Democrat Push in Texas
Primaries Start With Democrat Push in Texas

Across the state, especially in Texas' urban counties, final early voting numbers reflect a similar trend. Party aides say the comments would be used by Republicans to make Moser unelectable in the 7th Congressional District, but their intervention has miffed Texas Democrats, including some of her opponents.

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  • Trump slips over 200 places in Forbes billionaires list
Trump slips over 200 places in Forbes billionaires list

The billionaires increased their combined wealth by 1.4bn dollars over the past year. President Donald Trump's net worth took another substantial hit over the last past year, dropping around $400 million since he took office, according to Forbes .

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  • Disney-Pixar's ode to Mexican culture brings Oscar win with 'CoCo'
Disney-Pixar's ode to Mexican culture brings Oscar win with 'CoCo'

The president also claimed that Judge Gonzalo Curiel― an American born to Mexican immigrant parents― wouldn't able to rule fairly in a case involving his controversial border wall (Curiel actually sided with Trump.) Remarks like these gave the film a new urgency, Unkrich said .

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  • Neiphiu Rio, Ram Madhav stake claim for new govt
Neiphiu Rio, Ram Madhav stake claim for new govt

This approach worked, with the BJP (that fielded 51 candidates) winning 35 seats on its own, and its tribal ally, Indigenous People's Front of Tripura (IPFT), winning eight of the nine seats it contested. But the Bhartiya Janata Party which was zero in 2013 emerged as Hero in 2018 within 43 seats alongwith its local ally People Front of Tripura ...

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  • Germany awaits coalition blessing from Social Democrat party members
Germany awaits coalition blessing from Social Democrat party members

Merkel's CDU/CSU alliance emerged as the largest bloc in the parliament following September's federal election, but they failed to secure an absolute majority. Senior conservative Jens Spahn, seen as one possible successor to Merkel, warned the SPD not to obstruct government policy in a re-run of the coalition that has ruled since 2013.

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  • Uncertain future for 'Dreamer' immigrants as deadline passes
Uncertain future for 'Dreamer' immigrants as deadline passes

Today almost 3,400 young Nebraskans-commonly known as "DREAMers" face imminent threat as Congress has failed to act before the President's March 5th deadline to end their legal protections. The president gave Congress a March 5 deadline to find a legislative solution addressing the immigration status of these "dreamers". Trump had insisted that a...

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  • Bank Flagged Trump Lawyer's Payment to Porn Star for Suspicious Activity
Bank Flagged Trump Lawyer's Payment to Porn Star for Suspicious Activity

Cohen reportedly blew two deadlines to reach an agreement with Daniels because he had trouble getting in touch with Trump to secure the funds. The Journal noted that the lengthy lag between the payment and that inquiry is unusual and suggests the bank received information that made it review the matter.

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  • Amit Shah will find solution to Mahaday dispute: Goa BJP
Amit Shah will find solution to Mahaday dispute: Goa BJP

Shah sought to point out that the party's vote share had crossed the 50 per cent mark, including their alliance partner Indigenous People's Front of Tripura, from a lowly 1.54 per cent. Fadnavis said the BJP is now in power in 21 states covering 78 per cent of geographical area of the country, and will repeat its historical win in the 2019 general ...

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  • White House on lockdown after shots fired
White House on lockdown after shots fired

President Donald Trump was at his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida at the time of the shooting but has reportedly been briefed on the incident. A report of "shots fired" near North Lawn, per a U.S. The DC Police Department earlier said in a tweet: "Our natural death squad is on the scene". Traffic was brought to a standstill and journalists shelte...

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  • Sisi to Saudi Crown Prince: Gulf Security Integral Part of Egypt's Security
Sisi to Saudi Crown Prince: Gulf Security Integral Part of Egypt's Security

Egypt's parliament, packed with government supporters, passed the agreement in 2017 and President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi ratified it shortly afterward. The Saudi-Egypt causeway or bridge will link the countries between Sinai and northern Saudi Arabia. Saudi Arabia has supported Sisi and legal wrangling over the Red Sea deal was a source of tension b...

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  • China defends planned scrapping of presidential term limits
China defends planned scrapping of presidential term limits

A reason behind China's reluctance to unveil the growth rate of its military budget this year is that it is trying to avoid the further spread of the "China threat theory", foreign affairs experts said. Zhang revealed that the party's Central Committee proposed the constitutional amendments, which include adding Xi 's eponymous political guideli...

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  • Germany's Social Democrats, Merkel's CDU Form Grand Coalition
Germany's Social Democrats, Merkel's CDU Form Grand Coalition

But it is surely the beginning of the end. The center-left Social Democrats had furiously debated whether to extend the so-called grand coalition for another four years after suffering a slump in last year's election. Parliament is expected to re-elect Mrs Merkel as Chancellor next week. French President Macron's ambitions to reform the EU can no...

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  • Google celebrates Holi festival with new Doodle
Google celebrates Holi festival with new Doodle

Senior people believe that any premonitions can be avoided if "Tika" made from the ashes of the "Chir" is put on one's forehead or kept in the house. It is a festival of brotherhood and people should celebrate with this spirit. "May it bring peace, joy and prosperity to everyone's lives". In his message, he exhorted the people to celebrate the fe...

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  • Jeff Sessions Responds After Trump Condemns Him In A Tweet
Jeff Sessions Responds After Trump Condemns Him In A Tweet

Fact check: Is Horowitz "already late with reports on Comey etc."? The office is now examining how investigations were handled at the department and the FBI in advance of the 2016 presidential election, including, notably, the Hillary Clinton email server probe.

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  • British PM admits 'hard facts' in Brexit trade deal
British PM admits 'hard facts' in Brexit trade deal

Minette Batters said the Prime Minister is right to publicly recognise that British farmers adhere to some of the highest standards in the world and that those standards will not be compromised in a future trade deal. She said it is in both negotiating parties interests to strike an open deal on financial services, given the EU's reliance on London...

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