• EU's Tusk hits out at Trump's 'capricious assertiveness'
EU's Tusk hits out at Trump's 'capricious assertiveness'

But frankly speaking, Europe should be grateful to President Trump. Tusk said the European Union must be more united than ever before to face off against Trump's "capricious assertiveness". European leaders will gather in Sofia to mainly discuss the EU's commitment towards enlargement talks focused around Western Balkan regions, but the US Pres...

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  • Senate Intel Panel Agrees Russia Intervened In 2016 Presidential Election
Senate Intel Panel Agrees Russia Intervened In 2016 Presidential Election

Other witnesses have said that Donald Trump has a blocked number. They show that Trump Jr. says he doesn't remember ever discussing the Russian Federation investigation at all with his father. Mr Goldstone said his client Emin Agalarov, Azerbaijan's biggest pop star and son of Russian billionaire Aras Agalarov, pressured him into setting up the mee...

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  • Two Nepalese Sherpas break world records with Mount Everest climb
Two Nepalese Sherpas break world records with Mount Everest climb

A Nepali woman climber today broke her own world record by scaling Mt Everest for the ninth time. Kami Rita Sherpa , 48, stepped atop the peak of the 8,848-meter mountain, the world's highest, at 8.30 a.m., beating the record he shared with fellow guides Apa Sherpa and Phurba Tashi Sherpa, who have both climbed the mountain 21 times and do not...

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  • Man killed when vaping pen explodes, sending pieces into his skull
Man killed when vaping pen explodes, sending pieces into his skull

Lose yourself in the billowing, sweet mist'. The owner of Lizard Juice, an e-cigarette retailer in Florida , said he does not think such vaping pens are "safe enough". While such incidents are rare and the death has been ruled accidental, it isn't the first time a spontaneous e-cigarette explosion has raised concerns.

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  • Florida teacher allegedly drowns raccoons in front of students
Florida teacher allegedly drowns raccoons in front of students

It still does make me sick to my stomach", the woman said. "My son stood within the background, hid his telephone and watched as they stuffed these trash cans filled with water, and held these raccoons down in trash cans within the cages", the dad or mum informed the station.

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  • Police Officer Shoots Suspect Who Opened Fire At Dixon High School
Police Officer Shoots Suspect Who Opened Fire At Dixon High School

During the pursuit, the suspect fired several shots at the officer but did not strike him. The officer fired back, wounding the suspect, who was then taken into custody. "While removing students from the various classrooms, officers found that the staff and students had barricaded doors to the classroom with desks, bookcases and other objects per t...

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  • Total to drop billion-dollar Iranian gas project unless U.S. waives sanctions
Total to drop billion-dollar Iranian gas project unless U.S. waives sanctions

Total was the furthest advanced of its European oil major peers in a cautious feeling out of upstream opportunities in Iran since the easing of worldwide sanctions at the start of 2016. SP11 is a gas development project dedicated to the supply of domestic gas to the domestic Iranian market and for which Total has voluntarily implemented an IRGC-fre...

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  • How Does Clean Energy Fuels Corp. (CLNE) Stack Up Right Now?
How Does Clean Energy Fuels Corp. (CLNE) Stack Up Right Now?

The stock stands almost $24.12 off versus the 52-week high of $129 and $25.12 above the 52-week low of $79.76. Now the price is sitting at 25.73% higher than its 50 days moving average. Clean Energy Fuels ( NASDAQ : CLNE ) was upgraded by research analysts at ValuEngine from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a note issued to investors o...

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  • Major power breakdown in Punjab, KP after fault in Tarbela Power Plant
Major power breakdown in Punjab, KP after fault in Tarbela Power Plant

Till latest reports, electricity was said to have been fully been reinstated in Multan and 80 percent of Islamabad , as per the power division. Spokesman of the Power Division has expressed confidence that electricity would be refurbished to all affected areas soon.

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  • Suspect in custody in Dixon High School shooting
Suspect in custody in Dixon High School shooting

A gunman has been shot by a police officer after opening fire at a high school. A male subject is in custody after allegedly firing a gun at a police officer at Dixon High School. Several police agencies responded to the scene. Peoria Avenue is closed. We will bring you more information as it becomes available. The Media staging area will be on t...

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  • Northern Ireland unemployment rate hits record low
Northern Ireland unemployment rate hits record low

The rate has been falling over the past year but was still at 21.9 per cent at the end of March, compared with 21 per cent for the UK. Overall, the results also show an improvement over the quarter in employment and inactivity rates. Across the United Kingdom employment increased by 197,000 to 32.3 million, the highest figure since records began ...

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  • Kellogg's latest U.S. brand to close door on Venezuela
Kellogg's latest U.S. brand to close door on Venezuela

The Battle Creek, Michigan-based company said in a statement Tuesday that it was prompted to cease operations as a result of continued economic deterioration. In 2016, Venezuela's government took over a plant belonging to US-based hygiene products manufacturer Kimberly-Clark after it announced it was stopping operations because it could not obtai...

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  • Carillion board slammed over
Carillion board slammed over "rotten culture" that led to firm's demise

They said the directors had presented themselves during parliamentary hearings as "self-pitying victims" of "unforeseeable mishaps". Professional services firms have pocketed a total of £71.6m in Carillion-related work since 2008, including on its pension schemes, according to a separate report by the committees.

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  • Chlorine likely used in February attack in Idlib, Syria
Chlorine likely used in February attack in Idlib, Syria

The Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons announced on Wednesday that chlorine was "likely used as a chemical weapon" in an attack on a Syrian town in February. Douma probe ongoing: Another OPCW investigative team is now assessing evidence from the Syrian town of Douma to determine whether an April 7 attack that left 40 dead use...

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  • Top US Senate intelligence Democrat backs Trump CIA nominee
Top US Senate intelligence Democrat backs Trump CIA nominee

Gina Haspel passed her first Senate hurdle to becoming the first woman to lead the CIA, winning approval of the intelligence committee Wednesday morning. Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., will support Haspel as well, his office said. "I believe she is someone who can and will stand up to the President if ordered to do something illegal or immoral - like...

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  • 5-Star, League want European Central Bank to forgive €250 billion of Italy debt
5-Star, League want European Central Bank to forgive €250 billion of Italy debt

Both parties in the potential coalition arrangement have agreed to crack down on immigration to Italy, but exactly how and to what extent is believed to be one of the areas still up for agreement. It would very much put the new government on a Syriza-like trajectory within Europe", Mr Codogno wrote, referring to the leftwing ruling party in Greece.

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  • California attorney general moves to dismiss federal lawsuit against state
California attorney general moves to dismiss federal lawsuit against state

But motions filed by Life Legal argued that the legislation should not have been passed as part of the special session, as physician-assisted suicide "has nothing to do with the provision of healthcare services". After the End of Life Option Act was implemented, Stephanie's insurance company denied coverage of life-saving chemotherapy treatment, bu...

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  • OIC to hold emergency meeting on Palestine in Istanbul
OIC to hold emergency meeting on Palestine in Istanbul

The OIC said it considers this action as an attack on the historical, legal, natural and national rights of the Palestinian people, which undermines the standing of the United Nations and rule of global law and thus represents an affront to worldwide peace and security; as expressed at the Extraordinary OIC Islamic Summit held in Istanbul on Decemb...

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  • Your Guide To The Sundowns Vs Barcelona Match At FNB Stadium
Your Guide To The Sundowns Vs Barcelona Match At FNB Stadium

Let us know in the comments section below. That contest gave SA a taste of the finest of European quality as Barcelona exhibited their modern "Tiki-taka" playing style against a strong Sundown's outfit. Other teams, including newly crowned English Champions Manchester City, Tottenham Hotspurs and Manchester United have all visited the country b...

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  • Saddam Juma and Mutyaba return for KCCA against Al Ahly
Saddam Juma and Mutyaba return for KCCA against Al Ahly

Timothy Awany clinched a famous victory for the Ugandan outfit in the second Group A matchday when he converted a penalty one minute from time. El-Badry's season took an unexpected turn as the Red Devils failed to find victory in their last four games.

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