• 7 governors sign letter backing Trump for Nobel Peace Prize
7 governors sign letter backing Trump for Nobel Peace Prize

According to Alfred Nobel's will, the Peace Prize shall be awarded to the person who in the preceding year "shall have done the most or the best work for fraternity between nations, for the abolition or reduction of standing armies and for the holding and promotion of peace congresses".

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  • Supreme Court greenlights driver rights in rental case
Supreme Court greenlights driver rights in rental case

The mere fact that a person isn't listed on the rental agreement should not defeat his reasonable expectation of privacy, Kennedy said. One point fatal to the government's position, Kennedy found, was the fact that even a driver not authorized by a rental-car contract "would be permitted to exclude third parties from it, such as a carjacker".

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  • Russian company accused of meddling attacks Mueller indictment
Russian company accused of meddling attacks Mueller indictment

One of the Russian companies special counsel Robert Mueller indicted in February asked a federal judge Monday to determine whether Mueller charged it with a "sham crime", CNN reported . Prosecutors say the company provided millions of dollars in funding to the Internet Research Agency , a Russian social media troll farm that investigators say s...

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  • Eurovision victor Netta Barzilai lands in Israel
Eurovision victor Netta Barzilai lands in Israel

This is Israel's fourth time winning the Eurovision Song Contest, now in its 63rd year. Netta beat competitors from 42 other countries. Thousands of people from all over the world enjoyed three spectacular live shows at Lisbon's Altice Arena this week, with an expected 200 million viewers tuning in on television.

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  • In Brussels, Zarif says talks on saving Iran deal 'on right track'
In Brussels, Zarif says talks on saving Iran deal 'on right track'

He added that Russian Federation will fulfill its obligations under the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action for Iran's nuclear program to the same extent as other participants. "Russia and Iran must defend their interests together in light of the nuclear agreement", Lavrov said. "Our talks (with the E3) will continue in the next two weeks", he said,...

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  • Facebook has not fully answered data privacy questions, say United Kingdom lawmakers
Facebook has not fully answered data privacy questions, say United Kingdom lawmakers

Experts are anxious that the researchers didn't do enough to anonymize the data, as well. The academic said the information had only been used to create "brand reports" and "survey extender tools" and that he had not violated Twitter's policies.

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  • Coroner: 22-year-old black man strangled to death by Louisiana police
Coroner: 22-year-old black man strangled to death by Louisiana police

At the press conference, Cvitanovich said the autopsy was performed Saturday and showed evidence of a traumatic neck injury that led to compressed asphyxiation. 'Today is just as hard as Thursday for this family, ' the family's attorney Hester Hilliard told NOLA .com. The sheriff's office is investigating four deputies, with help from state po...

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  • Ruckus at Tej Pratap Yadav-Aishwarya Rai wedding, unruly crowd steals crockery
Ruckus at Tej Pratap Yadav-Aishwarya Rai wedding, unruly crowd steals crockery

Lalu, convicted and jailed in cases of fodder scam since December 2017, was on Thursday granted a three-day parole to attend the wedding. Yadav tied the nuptial knot with Aishwarya Rai , who is the daughter of RJD MLA Chandrika Rai. Besides shaking a leg, Lalu also participated in various rituals, like eating a traditional Bihari dish at daughte...

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  • Tamil Nadu DGE 12th /HSC Result 2018 Declaring On 16th May @ tnresults
Tamil Nadu DGE 12th /HSC Result 2018 Declaring On 16th May @ tnresults

Every year, a large number of students appear for the Tamil Nadu Class 12 Examinations. The Tamil Nadu DGE will release the results for Science, Arts, and Maths streams. Tamil Nadu DGE is expecting the good pass rate this year. In 2017, the TN 12th exam result was declared on May 12th and students registered a pass percentage of 92.1%.

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  • Florida school slammed for bringing caged tiger to prom
Florida school slammed for bringing caged tiger to prom

Following the backlash, the high school principal's, David Pugh, released a statement Monday morning saying: "As a school community, we regret the decision to have had live animals at our prom". "Tigers are wild animals". The prom, hosted at a hotel near Miami International Airport, featured several animals including a caged tiger, a lemur, two...

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  • Kareena Kapoor Khan, Jacqueline and Swara are Sonam Kapoor's closest friends
Kareena Kapoor Khan, Jacqueline and Swara are Sonam Kapoor's closest friends

Kareena, who is a UNICEF Goodwill Advocate, spoke about girl-child education, and emphasised on the significance of family support in a child's upbringing. "It is said 'what a mother can do, the father can't, ' but there are lot of things that a father can do". Also, in an urban set up we have the facility of having babysitters and I'm glad to have...

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  • Anushka Compliments Deepika For Her Cannes Look
Anushka Compliments Deepika For Her Cannes Look

Last week, the actress made two stunning appearances at the red carpet and several outfit changes during her stay at the French Rivera. We also love the shade of lipstick - pink-nude - that Kangana has gone for with this look, toning things down with a soft pink colour, allowing the dress to do all the talking.

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  • Drunk and disorderly mom at school play resisted arrest, TX police said
Drunk and disorderly mom at school play resisted arrest, TX police said

Christy Ann Churchwell , 35, was watching a play at Friendswood Junior High School on Thursday night when others began complaining about the ruckus she was making. An unidentified family member later said Churchwell didn't do any drinking at the school, saying she "is dealing with personal issues and is going to get help".

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  • U.S. promises to rebuild North Korea if it gives up nukes
U.S. promises to rebuild North Korea if it gives up nukes

Recently, North Korea has made a decision to return three American citizens of Korean origin earlier convicted for espionage and hostile actions to the United States. It just gets worse from there: Only 12% of Trump disapprovers say they approve of his foreign trade policies, only 10% approve of his relationship with Republicans in Congress, 9% f...

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  • Roberto Mancini Unveiled As Italy Boss And Suggests Recall For Mario Balotelli
Roberto Mancini Unveiled As Italy Boss And Suggests Recall For Mario Balotelli

He succeeds Giampiero Ventura, who left the role last November after Italy's failure to qualify for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™. Although Mancini and Balotelli had several run-ins when the pair were at Manchester City , he suggested the Nice forward would be given another chance.

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  • European Union sanctions five people over Russian election in Crimea
European Union sanctions five people over Russian election in Crimea

The $3.7 billion project includes construction of a two-lane railroad, which is still under construction, and a four-lane highway across the Kerch Strait. The Council of the European Union has imposed sanctions against five people involved in holding an illegal Russian presidential election on the territory of the annexed Crimea, Ukrainian Presiden...

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  • California moves to require solar panels on all new homes
California moves to require solar panels on all new homes

The California Energy Commission voted to require solar panels be installed on new homes. It needs final approval from California's Building Standards Commission, which typically adopts the energy panel's recommendations when updating the state's building codes.

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  • Cops: Girl missing after sister found stabbed in burning home
Cops: Girl missing after sister found stabbed in burning home

Police are looking for Taheerah Ahmad and her 7-year-old daughter, and have issued an Amber alert because the younger daughter is believed to be in serious danger. Police believe Hafza could be in danger. Officials described Hafsa as having puffy hair in a ponytail, wearing an ankle-length peach dress, and painted gold bracelets.

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  • Ireland summons Israeli ambassador over Gaza deaths
Ireland summons Israeli ambassador over Gaza deaths

South Africa made a decision to withdraw its ambassador to Israel , Sisa Ngombane, with immediate effect on Monday. The ANC parliamentary caucus also condemned the violence and commended the government for withdrawing Ngombane. "The rhetoric used by the government has already spilled into antisemitic comment on various social media platforms a...

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  • DU online admission registration process begins; cut off on June 19
DU online admission registration process begins; cut off on June 19

While the registration for undergraduate programmes will commence on Tuesday from 6 pm onwards, postgraduate programmes and postgraduate diploma in cyber security and law registrations will begin on May 18 . Delhi University Students Union (DUSU) president Rocky Tuseed has said that the union would set up a centre in North Campus to help the stude...

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