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Former Brazilian President goes to Jail due to Corruption

On the right, Lula is considered the face of corruption sweeping the country's political elite. Universally known as Lula, Lula da Silva is a founding member ...


Sally Pearson withdraws from Gold Coast Commonwealth Games

Speculation has mounted over whether Sally Pearson ever intended on competing in her third straight Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast . That's why I wai...


TORNADO WATCH issued; First severe weather outbreak of the season possible Tuesday

According to the National Weather Service , there were 23 tornado touchdowns in Wisconsin in 2017. The tornado was confirmed by NWS radar. Weather officials ...


Mauro Icardi misses big chances as Milan derby ends goalless

Icardi had one goal ruled out for offside in the first half before missing a pair of sitters after the interval, the second of which came in the 93rd minute. In...


Winnie Madikizela-Mandela to be buried in Fourways on 14 April

In a statement by SAFTU spokesperson, Zwelinzima Vavi, the group described the late Winnie as a tireless fighter against apartheid. Ndamase said that his na...


White House official downplays trade war with China

Reuters reporting on Kudlow in two separate interviews (Fox and CNBC). "Trump is really the first president to fight back and to put a shot across the bow - ste...


Man fatally shot by police in Brooklyn

When cops arrived, they encountered a man who fit the reported description and tried to engage him. Officers were called to the intersection after receiving a...


Opposition Part Claims Victory In Sierra Leone's Presidential Election

Sierra Leone's election commission declared main opposition candidate Julius Maada Bio as the West African nation's new president Wednesday, giving the oppositi...


Stalemate continues, Rajya Sabha witnesses several adjournments

While the TMC members were seated in their places, MPs of the TDP, which has moved a notice of no confidence against the Government, were standing at their seat...


Facebook says there were more Russian accounts than previously acknowledged

Chief security officer Alex Stamos wrote that 70 Facebook accounts, 65 Instagram accounts and 138 Facebook Pages linked to the IRA would be scrubbed from the ...


Oklahoma's Gov. Says Teachers Want More Than The State Can Afford

But Carri Hicks, a fourth-grade math and science teacher in the Oklahoma City suburb of Deer Creek, said she chose to run as a Democrat for a state Senate seat ...


NDA MPs to forgo salaries

Parliamentary affairs and chemical and fertilisers minister Ananth Kumar told reporters at a hurriedly-called press conference late Wednesday evening, soon afte...


Masters hype unlike any other, mainly because of Tiger Woods

Tiger Woods is the talk of the tournament, with the four-time Masters victor looking to be close to his former self and one of the favorites to don the gre...


Hillary Clinton: Parkland Students Have 'a Real Shot to Defeat the NRA'

After nine surgeries and nearly two months, Borges is now home from the hospital. Arreaza also revealed that the Borges family plans on holding a news conferenc...


Syrian rebel group released 5 prisoners in Eastern Ghouta under deal

Ahmad Abazeid, an independent Syrian analyst, said rebels in Ghouta's armed insurgency had been a rare case of more independent decision-making. Backed by Rus...


Speedometer "Pinned At 90 MPH" In California SUV Off Cliff Crash

In a statement provided Tuesday to The Associated Press , Alexandra Argyropoulos said she witnessed what she felt to be emotional abuse and cruel punishment in...


U.S. to send troops to Mexican border as migrants head North

Obfuscate the cause of the nation's opioid crisis - illegal immigrants bringing heroin and fentanyl across the border - by blaming big pharmaceutical companie...


China tells North Korea it appreciates its efforts on denuclearisation

Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono is expected to visit South Korea next week in connection with the inter-Korean summit planned for late April. Kim last week ...


WB: BJP worker died after being thrashed by TMC cadres

BJP national secretary Rahul Sinha alleged, "The TMC is afraid of holding free and fair polls". Filing of nominations started on Monday. Referring to last...


Tripartite Summit on Syria Begins in Ankara

Trump has spooked many in states that gained independence after the collapse of the Soviet Union, by cozying up to Putin and by questioning American commitmen...


Suspected burglar dies after tussle with pensioner, 78

The spokesman went on: "The 78-year-old resident had found two males inside his address". Another intruder tried to carry the injured man - said to have been ...


Baltic leaders to seek more US protection against Russia

Latvia's defence ministry summoned Russia's military attache to Riga to express disquiet over drills that will be conducted inside the Baltic state's exclusi...


A furious Saif Ali Khan lashes out at his driver

As per the report, inspite of being surrounded by security guards, a fan managed to get close to the actress and misbehaved with her. The superstar was in Abu D...


Florida vehicle crash: Tributes paid to Stephenson family

Or they may have been killed when the SUV tumbled into the sea. He also noted that the SUV stopped and then accelerated over the cliff's edge, which is about ...


DIGGING DEEPER: Rockford Police see slight increase in tickets for distracted driving

The enforcement campaign will be one of several conducted as part of "Distracted Driving Awareness Month", which the CHP is actively observing in partnership wi...


Trump Under Investigation By Special Counsel, But Not A Criminal Target

The president has said he wants to speak with Mueller's team, but his lawyers have not publicly committed to allowing him to be questioned. In other words, ...


United Nations disappointed after Israel nixes migrant deal

Israeli hard-liners are opposed to allowing the migrants to remain. But Netanyahu wrote in a message on his Facebook page on Monday evening that he would free...


NYS Senate Democrats To Reunify

Under a deal negotiated by Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo, the eight-member faction known as the Independent Democratic Conference will reunite with mainline Demo...


Honduras strikes back at Trump's threat over migrant 'caravan'

The caravan of Central American migrants that angered U.S. President Donald Trump was sidelined at a sports field in southern Mexico with no means of reachi...


Oklahoma teachers on strike: "We're doing this for our kids"

They rallied under a banner strung across the capitol steps reading, "YOU MAKE US SICK!" She talked about previous attempts to fund schools, which had failed be...


Monsoon Likely To Be Normal, South May See Less Rain: Weather Agency

Meanwhile, Skymet expects the monsoon to be at 100 per cent (with an error margin of +/-5 per cent) of the long period average (LPA) of 887 mm for the four-mo...


F-16 from Nellis Air Force Base in Nevada crashes

The status of the pilot is not yet known, United States officials have said. The officials said additional information, including the cause of the crash, whic...


Fort Worth police investigate video of forceful arrest

What the video doesn't show, according to Chief Joel Fitzgerald , is that it took three officers and one supervisor to place Curry under arrest - a struggle th...


BJP govt will never alter reservation policy, Constitution: Amit Shah

Shah questioned the need for a Bharat bandh when the Central government had declared that it would file a review petition in the Supreme Court to challenge ...


Do Rear-Facing Car Seats Protect Children From Rear Crashes?

Response: Parents and caregivers often understand that a rear-facing vehicle seat will support the head, neck, and spine during frontal impacts. Mansfield no...