Leon County Students Won't Be Penalized For Participating In Nationwide Walkout

The 1999 Columbine High School shooting left 12 students and one teacher dead after senior students Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold carried out the attack with high powered guns, as well as explosives, before committing suicide. The district said t... More..

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Lords Defeat May on Customs Union in Test of Brexit Plans
by | Thursday, April 19, 2018

Lords Defeat May on Customs Union in Test of Brexit Plans

Crossbench peer Lord Kerr of Kinlochard, who proposed the amendment and described himself as an "enthusiastic Remainer", opened report stage by moving a cross-party proposal which seeks to retain the option of ...More..

Oklahoma wildfires: 34 Complex slows, Rhea continues to spread
by | Thursday, April 19, 2018

Oklahoma wildfires: 34 Complex slows, Rhea continues to spread

Air and ground resources are in place to fight the fires, including helicopters, CL-415 Super Scoopers, Type 1 Airtankers, and 5 OFS Task Forces. The largest fire, which began near Leedey and has burned more ...More..

Two Sandy Hook Families Suing Conspiracy Theorist Alex Jones
by | Thursday, April 19, 2018

Two Sandy Hook Families Suing Conspiracy Theorist Alex Jones

As evidence, Jones claimed footage of CNN host Anderson Cooper contained several glitches because of a poorly placed green screen. "It took me about a year, with Sandy Hook to come to grips that the whole t...More..

Trump, Japanese Prime Minister Abe speak at joint news conference
by | Thursday, April 19, 2018

Trump, Japanese Prime Minister Abe speak at joint news conference

After floating the possibility on April 12 of rejoining the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), President Donald Trump wrote on Twitter late Tuesday that he didn't think the deal was positive for the US econom...More..

Iceland: 'Big Bitcoin Heist' suspect has likely fled to Sweden
by | Thursday, April 19, 2018

Iceland: 'Big Bitcoin Heist' suspect has likely fled to Sweden

Stefansson probably didn't have to show a passport at the airport because he was traveling in Europe's passport-free zone, Icelandic authorities said. Jakobsdottir was on her way to Sweden to meet with Indian P...More..

Australian judge sentences Canadian 'cocaine babe' to 8 years in jail
by | Thursday, April 19, 2018

Australian judge sentences Canadian 'cocaine babe' to 8 years in jail

Lagace was sentenced to a maximum seven-and-a-half, minimum four-and-a-half years in prison after making an early guilty plea. The third co-accused, Andre Tamine , 65, has also pleaded guilty to his role in ...More..

United Nations seeks to kick-off Yemen peace talks in two months
by | Thursday, April 19, 2018

United Nations seeks to kick-off Yemen peace talks in two months

The missile was sacked in the direction of the southern Saudi city of Najran and was aimed at civilians, Maliki said, repeating accusations that Iran has been supplying the Houthis with the missiles. Saudi Arab...More..

10-man Barca survive Celta Vigo scare
by | Thursday, April 19, 2018

10-man Barca survive Celta Vigo scare

Barcelona has held on to a 2-2 draw at Celta Vigo in the Spanish league despite resting its regular starters and finishing the match with 10 men. A first league goal in a Barca shirt from Ousmane Dembele p...More..

Only VIPs to attend as Saudi Arabia launches first new cinema
by | Thursday, April 19, 2018

Only VIPs to attend as Saudi Arabia launches first new cinema

He added, "This is quite a historic day in the country of Saudi Arabia , and AMC received the first license to operate movie theaters in this country two weeks ago, and we open tonight". "Saudis see movies rig...More..

Suffolk again gets 'F' for air quality, report says
by | Thursday, April 19, 2018

Suffolk again gets 'F' for air quality, report says

He says that in most parts of the state , there wasn't much change in air quality from the year before, but there were some exceptions. Ozone also was a problem in last year's report for the county when the...More..

Syrian state TV reports missile attack near Homs targeting Shayrat airbase
by | Thursday, April 19, 2018

Syrian state TV reports missile attack near Homs targeting Shayrat airbase

The reported overnight missile strikes on two Syrian airbases turned out to be a false alarm as there was no attack, state TV reported on Tuesday. The reports came just a few days after the United States, Bri...More..

Indiana, Michigan residents asked to lower flags to honor Barbara Bush
by | Thursday, April 19, 2018

Indiana, Michigan residents asked to lower flags to honor Barbara Bush

Trump orders flags flown at half-staff to honor the memory of former First Lady Barbara Bush . We've had so much trouble with all the talk about the dangers of personal contact. It displays one part sheer enjo...More..

Snap elections in Turkey on June 24
by | Thursday, April 19, 2018

Snap elections in Turkey on June 24

Erdogan made the announcement on Wednesday after talks with Devlet Bahceli , the leader of Turkey's main nationalist party, who made a surprise call for snap elections a day earlier. In addition, the presiden...More..

China calls United States attempts to resolve trade spat insincere
by | Thursday, April 19, 2018

China calls United States attempts to resolve trade spat insincere

The latest readings on the health of China's trade sector follow weeks of tit-for-tat tariff threats by Washington and Beijing, sparked by United States frustration with China's massive bilateral trade surplu...More..

Trump lawyer forced to reveal another client: Sean Hannity
by | Thursday, April 19, 2018

Trump lawyer forced to reveal another client: Sean Hannity

Even if Hannity is accurate that Cohen did not perform for him the same service that he carried out for Trump and Broidy, Hannity still has stuck himself in an ethical quagmire. Judge Kimba Wood denied Cohen's ...More..

IRS tax filing website has been down all day
by | Thursday, April 19, 2018

IRS tax filing website has been down all day

The IRS website where people can pay their taxes and access other key services has been down for most the day, frustrating last-minute tax filers. Need more time to file your taxes? "We are working to resolv...More..

Sen. Tim Kaine: President Can't 'Wage War Against Sovereign Nation' Without Congress
by | Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Sen. Tim Kaine: President Can't 'Wage War Against Sovereign Nation' Without Congress

And so far, the administration - including Defense Secretary James Mattis - has operated under the assumption that the existing 2001 authorization for use of military force passed after the September 11 attac...More..

China's Weibo bans LGBTQ content, takes it back after huge outcry
by | Wednesday, April 18, 2018

China's Weibo bans LGBTQ content, takes it back after huge outcry

Sina Weibo, a site similar to Twitter, said in its announcement that it was trying to limit the spread of sexually suggestive and violent content and that it would target cartoons, pictures, texts, short vide...More..

NASA's TESS satellite to search for exoplanets outside our solar system
by | Wednesday, April 18, 2018

NASA's TESS satellite to search for exoplanets outside our solar system

While Kepler embarked on a similar mission, advances in technology mean that TESS should be able to catalog thousands of these exoplanets. The satellite, TESS, is the US space agency's newest planet-hunting s...More..

Missouri House, Senate Leaders Call for Greitens' Resignation
by | Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Missouri House, Senate Leaders Call for Greitens' Resignation

The truth is conference in Jefferson City, Hawley said that his off ice detected unlawful exercise when he used a donor record in the charity for political profit. "The Attorney General held a completely frivol...More..

by | Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Unnamed army source confirms Israeli attack on Syria; IDF says 'no comment'

Israel still has not directly stated they were the ones who had launched airstrikes against Syria on April 9, although an Israeli military official reportedly told New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman t...More..

John Stamos And His Wife Welcome Their First Baby
by | Wednesday, April 18, 2018

John Stamos And His Wife Welcome Their First Baby

John said: 'She's so attractive pregnant. "You know how you put your father on a pedestal, and he's a superhero, and then as you grow older, you go, "Ah, he's just a man"?" 'Just every day I'm with her I ju...More..

Lahore HC bans airing anti-judiciary speeches of ex-PM Nawaz Sharif
by | Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Lahore HC bans airing anti-judiciary speeches of ex-PM Nawaz Sharif

The former premier was referring to recent Lahore High Court's verdict wherein it has temporarily barred TV channels from airing alleged "anti-judiciary speeches" uttered by Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam...More..

Hawaii Floods, Mudslides Destroy Homes and Shut Down Roads
by | Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Hawaii Floods, Mudslides Destroy Homes and Shut Down Roads

Those who wish to be evacuated are advised that it is unknown at this time when they can return, as landslides continue to block access along Kuhio Highway between Waikoko and Wainiha. Hawaii Gov. David Ige iss...More..

USA plane makes emergency landing after engine fails
by | Wednesday, April 18, 2018

USA plane makes emergency landing after engine fails

Passengers described chaos aboard the Boeing 737, which had taken off from LaGuardia Airport and was headed to Dallas when the incident occurred while the aircraft was traveling at about 30,000 feet. Investig...More..

Russia proposes UN resolution to condemn US-led Syria strikes
by | Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Russia proposes UN resolution to condemn US-led Syria strikes

In the first part of the letter says about the motivation of the military operation carried out against Syria by the Americans and their allies, the newspaper writes . The Swedish delegation cited a briefing...More..

Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Philadelphia Flyers - 4/13/18 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction
by | Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Philadelphia Flyers - 4/13/18 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Guentzel and Brian Dumoulin each added two helpers for the Penguins and Matt Murray brushed aside 24 shots for the victory. "But Wayne (Simmonds ) and Jake and ( Sean Couturier ). But one game you don't pani...More..

by | Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Cash crunch: Rahul accuses Modi Govt of destroying banking system

Patra today produced before the press a telegram written by the U.S. ambassador Timothy Roemer to the State Department on August 3, 2009. The BJP leader added that the document exposes Rahul Gandhi's anti-Hindu...More..

US, UK allege Russian-backed hackers of global cyber espionage campaign
by | Wednesday, April 18, 2018

US, UK allege Russian-backed hackers of global cyber espionage campaign

Relations between Russia and Britain were already on edge after Prime Minister Theresa May blamed Moscow for the March 4 nerve agent poisoning of former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia in ...More..