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Bill de Blasio expands Central Park vehicle ban

More than 42 million visitors a year are drawn to Central Park, which encompasses more than 800 acres in the heart of Manhattan. Last year, de Blasio banned a...


North Korea Announces Indefinite Suspension of Nuclear Program

The party decided that nuclear blasts and ICBM launches will cease as of Saturday - the North has not carried any out since November - and the atomic test site ...


USA will consult with China over tariffs

After failing to get an exemption on tariff hikes by the Donald Trump administration, India on Tuesday raised the issue of USA imposing higher tariffs on certai...


GOP Sen. Johnson holds out on backing Trump in 2020

We have a 2018 election first, ' Johnson said , who then chided CNN's Chris Cuomo for asking him a 'gotcha question'. "I don't know what the world is going...


Medical Marijuana Won't Help Fight The Opioid Epidemic - It May Enable It

Fortunately, these effects are reversible after a few days of abstinence. According to the analysis of those 776 respondents, medical marijuana patients wer...


New England Patriots 2018 regular season schedule released

The Patriots played five of their last six games against AFC East foes last season. The defending AFC Champs will play in five nationally televised games (3 SNF...


Windrush scandal: Home Office probing more than 100 cases

It is looking at 49 cases relating to Windrush migrants as a result of calls received to a new hotline on Tuesday and has information for anyone concerned about...


Kathua rape and murder case: Bar Council of India team reaches Jammu

Not just this case, we are concerned with other cases too. On April 13, the Supreme Court took serious note of lawyers obstructing the judicial process in the...


Judge wants to hear from Cohen before ruling on Daniels case

On Friday, U.S. District Court Judge S. James Otero postponed ruling on the matter, giving Cohen until Wednesday to file a declaration that he will refuse to ...


Prince Charles to succeed Queen Elizabeth II as Head of Commonwealth

His adoption was part of the outcome of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) which ended in London on Friday. Prince Charles was approved to...


Evacuations lifted for Hanover-area residents after crews contain 117 fire

Colorado State Patrol had to close Interstate 70 again Friday morning when winds flared up near the interstate. There is not yet a final number of livestock and...


Alfie parents appeal to Strasbourg again (3)

In view of this decision, Alfie's parents will not be able to accept the offer of the Vatican's pediatric hospital Bambino Gesu who offered to transport and pro...


One dead after television tower collapses in Missouri

The school tells KTTS-FM that a crew was working on replacing the tower when it collapsed; the Logan-Rogersville Fire Protection District said it was "routine m...


Rajinikanth starrer Kaala postponed, to hit screens on June 7

In short, pretty much everything we have come to expect from a Rajinikanth starrer. The strike in the Tamil film industry had reportedly affected the film's...


In the family of 13 sons born another boy

The as-of-yet unnamed little one was born weighing 8 pounds 4 ounces and is 21 inches long. Jay Schwandt was happy that mom and baby had a safe delivery. 13 ...


Mourners lining up hours early for Barbara Bush

Lamar Advertising Company, who is behind the billboards, said it wanted to honor her legacy of strength and inspiration. The Houston Children's Chorus, a choi...


California's Hayward Fault is 'Tectonic Time Bomb' Risk for 2 Million

On this day 112 years ago, the San Andreas Fault under San Francisco rumbled apart, causing the devastating 1906 natural disaster that swallowed city blocks, br...


Official says California rejects some border tasks

Brown had backed away from his commitment to deploy troops. The expense of the California Guard's mission will be funded with the national govt, Brown's of...


Zimbabwe parliament summons Mugabe over $15billion diamond looting

He is expected to give oral evidence before the committee on May 9, Temba Mliswa, a lawmaker, told state media. "We met today as a committee and resolved th...


United Nations calls urgent Syria meeting after Trump threat

Trump's spokeswoman dismissed this idea, and pointedly refused to say that concern about the risks of a direct confrontation with Russian Federation would hold ...


DNC sues Trump campaign, alleges conspiracy with Russian Federation to disrupt 2016 election

The suit alleges that the Trump campaign was a "willing and active partner" in the Russian effort to attack American democracy. They claim Russian Federation ...


Journalist Claims Trump Used Fake Persona To Lie About His Wealth

Greenberg recalled that interview in a recent "Perspectives" column in The Washington Post . He wrote that when he was compiling the magazine's list of the ri...


Cannes brings back Lars von Trier after 2011 ban for Hitler comments

That brings the total number of films vying for the Palme d'Or to 21. The director apologized for his remarks and later told Reuters: "I think that I'm talkin...


Ohio's March Jobless Rate Down Slightly From February

The labor force participation rate remained the same for the third consecutive month at 64 percent. According to the Labor Department, there were 174,212 peop...


Malaysian Jet Skids Off Runway, Kathmandu Airport Shut for 12 Hours

It was not known how long Tribhuvan Airport, Nepal's sole global air gateway, would be closed. The Boeing 737-900ER aircraft taking off for Kuala Lumpur from ...


Arizona House Democrats Support Walkout Vote

This will give schools and parents time to prepare. Teachers recognize the important role local schools play in the lives of children, and it's time politicia...


Pelicans' playoff run is turning New Orleans into a basketball town again

He's the third different Pelicans player to score more than 30 points in this series. Confidently walking through a tunnel in the Moda Center, Anthony Davi...


Turkish football derby suspended amid riots and violence

Looks pretty sore to us... And when Besiktas coach tried to intervene, he was struck by an object thrown from the Fenerbahce stand and he fell to the ground bef...


Court Strikes Down Indiana Abortion Law As Unconstitutional

The law imposes an "undue burden" on a woman's right to get an abortion, said the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago. Cincinnati federal Judge Michael...


Queen Elizabeth has been left devastated by the death of her dog

In the decades since, corgis have become synonymous with the queen. The dog was apparently put to sleep on Sunday after a battle with cancer, and royal sources ...


Peel Hunt Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Boohoo.com (BOO)

It has underperformed by 10.20% the S&P500. Among 20 analysts covering Direct Line Insurance Group PLC ( LON:DLG ), 11 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 8 Hold. It ...


Cloudy, windy Friday with a chance for rain

Chance of precipitation is 30 percent. An inch of rain is possible with some higher totals north towards the Red River. Clouds increase on Saturday and rain...


Russian Federation showed areas where United States was 'not to go' in Syria

Guided-missile destroyer USS Porter fires a Tomahawk land attack missile on April 7, 2017, in the Mediterranean Sea. According to Rudskoy, a number Syrian m...


Someone painted a tortoise red, and Florida wildlife officials are seeing red

A team of rescuers including The Central Florida Wildlife Center and Swamp Girl Adventures took the tortoise in and set about methodically cleaning its skin a...


ETA "truly sorry" for suffering caused by independence campaign

A regional public broadcaster says the Basque militant group ETA is ready to announce its final dissolution early next month, putting an end to decades of vio...