• Pruitt's EPA emission rollback reasoning may well fail in court
Pruitt's EPA emission rollback reasoning may well fail in court

EPA's assistant inspector general for investigations , Patrick Sullivan , has told The Washington Post and other media that Pruitt has received a higher number of threats than his predecessors - some of them "very personal, ugly threats".

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  • Akani Simbine makes Commonwealth Games history with 100m gold
Akani Simbine makes Commonwealth Games history with 100m gold

Blake struggled for balance after a messy start and finished with the bronze in a time of 10.19 seconds, after qualifying fastest with a time of 10.06 in the semifinals. Speaking from the Games' official Twitter account, officials argued the Blake's torso was judge to be in front, crowning him the third place victor.

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  • Vanuatu foreign minister denies China military base claim
Vanuatu foreign minister denies China military base claim

Fairfax reported there had been informal discussions between China and Vanuatu, but no formal offer, about a military buildup. The plan has also caught Australia's eye as a military base in Vanuatu would mean Chinese army deployed less than 2,000 kilometers away from the Australian coast.

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  • FIR against lawyers for blocking chargesheet in Kathua rape and murder case
FIR against lawyers for blocking chargesheet in Kathua rape and murder case

Come with by the accused on the last yesterday, a team of Crime Branch faced stiff confrontation from the members of the Kathua Bar Association, who were saying the slogans "go back crime branch" during filing of the charge sheet and the going protests.

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  • Cheslor Cuthbert not in Royals' Sunday lineup
Cheslor Cuthbert not in Royals' Sunday lineup

Kansas City Royals third baseman Cheslor Cuthbert is not in the lineup Sunday against the Cleveland Indians . Brantley missed Cleveland's first six games while on the disabled list recovering from offseason ankle surgery. Cody Allen (1-0) worked the ninth for the win. Francona joked about Miller's ability to escape self-inflicted jams. Tha...

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  • Congress to hold dharna, nationwide fast against Narendra Modi government
Congress to hold dharna, nationwide fast against Narendra Modi government

Dr Yashwant Singh, a Dalit MP from the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), became the fourth in line to raise his voice against Prime Minister Narendra Modi accusing his government of not catering to the 30 crore Dalits in the country during the course of the four years that he has been in power.

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  • BJP Releases First List Of 72 Candidates For Karnataka Assembly Polls
BJP Releases First List Of 72 Candidates For Karnataka Assembly Polls

The battle for Karnataka has begun officially with the BJP on Sunday releasing its first list of candidates. BJP has announced Mr Yeddyurappa as its chief ministerial candidate, with a target of winning 150 out of 224 assembly seats and coming back to power after a gap of five years.

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  • Viktor Orban maintains firm control of the Hungarian Parliament
Viktor Orban maintains firm control of the Hungarian Parliament

Orban is an avowed Eurosceptic who opposes further European Union integration. Italian far-right party the League, which is vying for the right to form a government after inconclusive elections, drew encouragement from Orban's victory, reprising his line against elite Hungarian-born tycoon George Soros.

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  • Ford recalls trucks, SUV's over roll hazard
Ford recalls trucks, SUV's over roll hazard

A driver could turn off the ignition key and leave the vehicle without realizing it's not in park and with no warning that the transmission is still in gear. Ford will notify owners , and dealers will inspect the shift cable locking clip and properly seat it, if necessary, free of charge. The recalled vehicles can reportedly move forward without...

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  • 'Hamilton' Finds Success In The West End With Seven Laurence Olivier Awards
'Hamilton' Finds Success In The West End With Seven Laurence Olivier Awards

Bryan Cranston won an Olivier Award for his lead performance in Network at the National Theatre. Fellow theatre star Imelda Staunton also attended the ceremony, where she was nominated for Best Actress and Best Actress in a Musical for Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? and Follies , though she lost out on both.

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  • YouTube shooter's dad speaks publicly for the first time
YouTube shooter's dad speaks publicly for the first time

Karen Stubkjaer said Thursday the father never told deputies that she was a risk to herself or others when he reported her missing. "It was a very normal conversation". At 1:40 a.m. Tuesday they observed Aghdam sleeping in her auto in the parking lot of a shopping center. They let her go, saying there was no indication she needed to be detain...

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  • Mexico Senate rebukes Trump over border deployment plans
Mexico Senate rebukes Trump over border deployment plans

Buzzfeed started the media frenzy over the marchers when it posted an article on March 31 titled "A Huge Caravan Of Central Americans Is Headed For The US, And No One In Mexico Dares To Stop Them", except ... "Some people in Mexico called her the 'Hillary wannabe, ' and it is believed she will play more of a spoiler role". Since peaking ...

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  • Real Madrid coach Zidane: No Barcelona guard of honour; they broke tradition!
Real Madrid coach Zidane: No Barcelona guard of honour; they broke tradition!

After already dreaming up a Liverpool asking price of €200m, Don Balon decided that Real Madrid wouldn't pay such an amount, so could instead send Gareth Bale to Anfield as part payment. However, Real have a healthy lead in the tie, making it something of a odd move by the Real Madrid boss. In the 88th-minute, and with Los Blancos searc...

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  • German police foil Berlin half-marathon attack plan
German police foil Berlin half-marathon attack plan

The main suspect allegedly knew Anis Amri , a Tunisian who killed 12 people and injured dozens more when he drove a truck into a Christmas market in Berlin in December 2016, Die Welt reported. The other three suspects also had links to Amri, according to Die Welt . Berlin Mayor Michael Mueller thanked security forces for preventing an "impe...

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  • YouTube shooter went to gun range the morning before massacre: Cops
YouTube shooter went to gun range the morning before massacre: Cops

Aghdam's family became anxious over the weekend after she stopped answering her phone. Nasim was born in 1979 during the Iranian Revolution when women's rights were severely restricted, forbidding women to show any skin but their face and hands.

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  • ICE carries out largest workplace raid in a decade
ICE carries out largest workplace raid in a decade

The National Immigration Law Center and other advocates said the Tennessee raid was the largest since President George W. Bush's administration and deployed numerous tactics of that era, with a surprise blitz of the factory, a helicopter and streets blocked by state and local authorities.

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  • Amit Shah, PM Modi only non-animals in country, says Rahul Gandhi
Amit Shah, PM Modi only non-animals in country, says Rahul Gandhi

Dropping enough hints that the ruling Congress was not planning a "coup d'etat" after the May 12 Assembly polls to dethrone the current Chief Minister, AICC president Rahul Gandhi on Sunday said the party would stand by Mr Siddaramaiah who would be reappointed CM if they won a majority.

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  • Journalist killed by Israeli forces while covering protests
Journalist killed by Israeli forces while covering protests

Spokeswoman Elizabeth Throssell said in a news conference that Israeli forces were required under worldwide human rights law to use non-violent means "to the extent possible". Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman said Sunday there were "no innocent people" in the Hamas-run Gaza Strip after days of protests and clashes left 30 unarmed Palest...

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  • United States and North Korea 'holding secret talks' ahead of meeting
United States and North Korea 'holding secret talks' ahead of meeting

Led by former Central Intelligence Agency chief Mike Pompeo , who awaits confirmation for his appointment as a secretary of state, the USA intelligence officials have met with their North Korean counterparts several times in a third country to nail down a venue for the summit, U.S.

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  • Liverpool, Everton draw 0-0
Liverpool, Everton draw 0-0

Klopp made five changes from Liverpool's 3-0 Champions League quarter-final first-leg win over Manchester City on Wednesday. "If I keep a clean sheet, I am happy". "I don't know (if it was my best)". With just a few games left in the season and Trent Alexander Arnold doing well for the team, we don't see him getting many chances for rest o...

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