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  • Oil prices rise on concerns over supply disruptions
Oil prices rise on concerns over supply disruptions

At 0754 GMT, June WTI crude oil futures are trading $67.93, down $0.25 or -0.37% and June Brent crude oil is at $74.60, down $0.14 or -0.19%. But new reports of falling crude inventories in the U.S. Last week, the API reported a draw of 1.047 million barrels of crude oil. There is a price divergence in the market that could raise some con...

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  • Saudi coalition airstrike kills 38 Houthis
Saudi coalition airstrike kills 38 Houthis

A spokesman for the civil defense authority said a Saudi citizen died of shrapnel while two vehicles and three houses sustained damage from the attack. Saudi Arabia said it had intercepted four missiles and that one man had been killed by debris. The Houthis have previously fired missiles targeting the Saudi mainland, including the capital, ...

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  • Macron defends new Iran nuclear plan, Trump outreach
Macron defends new Iran nuclear plan, Trump outreach

The European firms must get US export licenses to complete their deals because their planes include component parts made in the United States . He said that since becoming defense secretary in January 2017, he also has read what he called a classified protocol in the agreement.

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  • BJP accuses Congress of not allowed to campaign freely in Karnataka
BJP accuses Congress of not allowed to campaign freely in Karnataka

Though the party leadership maintains that all is well in the party and that all the workers would support the candidate, Thotadappa Basavaraju, the dissatisfaction in the BJP camp has not died down and is likely to dent the party's poll prospects.

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  • Thousands In Los Angeles March Over Ottoman Massacre Of Armenians
Thousands In Los Angeles March Over Ottoman Massacre Of Armenians

In outsourcing US leadership on genocide prevention to Erdogan - who openly undermines USA interests, attacks US allies, threatens US troops, imprisons American clergy, and even orders the beating of American citizens - President Trump is emboldening a foreign dictator who revels in the public spectacle of having bullied successive American presi...

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  • Colbert not taking this
Colbert not taking this "Kanye loves Trump" news well

West's recent comments about Mr Trump , in which he referred to him as his "brother" prompted Legend to text the rapper, asking him to reconsider aligning himself with the president. Other celebrities indirectly called the rapper out. "I don't know of any conversation that they've had over the last week or so", Sanders said. West quipped bac...

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  • These are the victims of the Toronto van attacks
These are the victims of the Toronto van attacks

Cardinal Thomas Collins, the Archbishop of Toronto , issued a statement Monday evening, saying, "I invite the Catholic community across the Archdiocese of Toronto to join me in offering our prayers for all those who were killed and injured in the violent incident earlier today".

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  • A Little Sun This Afternoon; Rain and Storms Thursday
A Little Sun This Afternoon; Rain and Storms Thursday

Tonight , temperatures will be mild under cloudy conditions. This afternoon, a stray rumble of thunder or two can't be ruled out. It will be chilly overnight as lows dip into the upper 40s. Our average high temperatures for the end of April are in the mid 60s. Lows on Thursday night fall to around the upper 30s. Then, a sizable ridge of high pr...

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  • Senate panel advances legislation to protect Robert Mueller from firing
Senate panel advances legislation to protect Robert Mueller from firing

There also are constitutional concerns about the bill, known as the Special Counsel Independence and Integrity Act . Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) has vowed to torpedo the bill and prevent it from going to a full vote on the Senate floor.

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  • Armenia turns to Moscow as parliament sets date for new vote
Armenia turns to Moscow as parliament sets date for new vote

The Russian embassy in Yerevan said Wednesday that its officials had met with Pashinyan. And either I will be elected prime minister by will and with the support of the people, or no prime minister will be elected at all. "We want justice, and we want Nikol Pashinyan to be the prime minister", Lili Arakilyan, a young protester, said. Pashin...

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  • Trump says Cohen represented him in 'Stormy Daniels deal'
Trump says Cohen represented him in 'Stormy Daniels deal'

You know, he put in the illegal server. These comments cast that in doubt. In a phone interview with Fox & Friends ahead of Cohen's appearance in federal court in New York, Trump distanced himself from Cohen's legal woes, saying his longtime attorney and confidant handles only a "tiny, tiny little fraction" of his legal work.

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  • Mayer seat not enough for Democrats to control state Senate
Mayer seat not enough for Democrats to control state Senate

Mr. Felder, however, apparently unswayed by the governor's previous entreaties, said he had to do what was best for his constituents, which includes a large community of Orthodox Jews, though he stressed he had "great respect for my colleagues on both sides of the aisle and this institution".

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  • United Nations comes up short for Syria 2018 refugee funds
United Nations comes up short for Syria 2018 refugee funds

Last year, the World Bank estimated the damage to the country at close to a quarter-trillion dollars, and large swathes of Syrian's largest three cities, Aleppo, Damascus, and Homs, lay in ruins. "The key issue is to make sure. priority is given to those in most need and those most vulnerable", he added. The EU on Wednesday urged Russian Federati...

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  • Vigil planned for Toronto van attack victims, #TorontoStrong Fund created
Vigil planned for Toronto van attack victims, #TorontoStrong Fund created

The term " incel " was coined in a psychology paper in 2001, but it became a rallying cry for angry men online over the past decade. More people from among the 10 killed by suspected van attacker Alek Minassian have been identified, including a chef, a man who traveled from Jordan to visit his son in Canada, and a grandmother who loved Tor...

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  • Bob Dorough, creator of 'Schoolhouse Rock,' has died
Bob Dorough, creator of 'Schoolhouse Rock,' has died

He released his debut album, Devil May Care , in 1956 on Gus Wildi's Bethlehem label, also home to Nina Simone's first album. DOROUGH served as the Music Director of a 40th anniversary DVD edition of the entire, five-subject series. Dorough, a jazz pianist and vocalist, wrote his first " Schoolhouse Rock " tune after a NY advertising executive app...

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  • Trump Decides American Envoy Headed to Australia Will Go to Seoul Instead
Trump Decides American Envoy Headed to Australia Will Go to Seoul Instead

Harris had already been approved by the Australian government, but the White House late on Monday asked the Senate Foreign Relations Committee to postpone Harris' confirmation hearing, which was supposed to take place on Tuesday morning. On Wednesday Bishop responded that the Australian government understands Harris "will be required in another pos...

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  • Waffle House suspect: Erratic behaviour years before shooting
Waffle House suspect: Erratic behaviour years before shooting

But Darlene Sustrich said Reinking began showing signs of paranoia in his last few days at the crane service. Reinking told police - once in Tazewell County, Illinois, in 2016, and again in Colorado previous year - that Swift was stalking him.

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  • Inventor Peter Madsen gets life sentence for Kim Wall murder
Inventor Peter Madsen gets life sentence for Kim Wall murder

During a four-hour pre-trial custody hearing, Madsen claims Wall died accidentally when she hit by a 70-kilogram (155-pound) hatch on the UC3 Nautilus submarine, after which he "buried" her at sea. - January 12: Police stop searching for cellphones of Wall and Madsen believed to have been thrown at sea. It was a "cynical murder" of a journalist w...

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  • Malaysia releases photo of 1 assailant in Palestinian murder
Malaysia releases photo of 1 assailant in Palestinian murder

Yesterday, the victim's younger brother, Dr Rami Al Batsh , 31, said his brother's body would be flown back to Gaza today after the completion of the documentation process. Albatsh on Saturday. According to the local police chief, the suspects had fair complexions, and were either of Middle Eastern or European descent.

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