Teacher handcuffed after speaking out about pay at Louisiana school meeting

According to local news station KATC, Deyshia Hargrave, an English language arts teacher at Rene Rost Middle Schools, asked a couple of questions - which board officials answered - during the public-comment only portion of the meeting. "I'm not - you... More..

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Brooklyn Assemblywoman Indicted on Fraud Charges
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Brooklyn Assemblywoman Indicted on Fraud Charges

She represents Bay Ridge, Coney Island, Dyker Heights and other communities nearby. Authorities arrested Harris Tuesday morning and charged her before a federal judge later in the day. Court papers also claim...More..

Meghan Markle Just Deleted Her Instagram and Twitter Accounts
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Meghan Markle Just Deleted Her Instagram and Twitter Accounts

Just look at how he looks at her! Reprezent seeks to prepare participants with the tools to establish careers in the broadcast and music industries and further their education and employment opportunities. Th...More..

UNF listed for having one of the best online programs
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

UNF listed for having one of the best online programs

The list slots Ball State at No. 16 in the nation for its online MBA program , 23 in online graduate nursing programs and 35 in online bachelor's programs. University College scored especially well in the ar...More..

Hibernating Alligators Have to Poke Through Carolina Ice to Breathe
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Hibernating Alligators Have to Poke Through Carolina Ice to Breathe

In the video that is making rounds on internet, it is being told that how the crocodile remains alive in frozen water. In the video, alligators can be seen literally frozen inside a pond. He just wants to mak...More..

Kia Motors to offer 16 electrified vehicles globally by 2025
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Kia Motors to offer 16 electrified vehicles globally by 2025

The nod to urban usage may be a hint that Kia still expects to launch a hydrogen fuel-cell vehicle for long-distance zero-emission travel; its sibling unveiled the production version of its 2019 Hyundai Nexo ...More..

Egypt rejects report that its leaders quietly adheres to US Jerusalem position
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Egypt rejects report that its leaders quietly adheres to US Jerusalem position

Jerusalem vote". The statement added that Egypt has expressed "in word and dead" its position on the Jerusalem issue at the United Nations despite threats by the USA to cut off aid to countries that condemn i...More..

US Vice President Mike Pence to travel to Middle East next week
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

US Vice President Mike Pence to travel to Middle East next week

Palestinian officials have refused to engage in a US-led peace process in the wake of Trump's Jerusalem decision and Trump last week threatened to withhold United States aid to the Palestinian territories if th...More..

Egypt Announces Date of Presidential Elections
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Egypt Announces Date of Presidential Elections

Egypt will hold a presidential election on March 26-28, with a runoff in April, the chairman of the country's election commission said. The final list of the candidates will be announced on February 24, he ad...More..

US Security Experts Back Iran Nuclear Deal, as Trump Faces Deadlines
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

US Security Experts Back Iran Nuclear Deal, as Trump Faces Deadlines

An Iranian lawmaker said on January 8 that a 22-year-old man who was arrested by police had died in prison. He said they would be firmly punished, with some possibly facing death sentences. Gabriel told ZDF TV ...More..

Brokenshire resigns as Northern Ireland Secretary
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Brokenshire resigns as Northern Ireland Secretary

In a letter to the Prime Minister Mr Brokenshire revealed that he requires surgery for a lung condition. Mr Brokenshire said in a statement. Mr Brokenshire took the role in July 2016 , replacing Theresa Vi...More..

Syria's death toll in Idlib auto bomb rises to at least 25
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Syria's death toll in Idlib auto bomb rises to at least 25

The UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the blast struck the headquarters of a minor rebel faction. Rebels say they have taken numerous soldiers hostage. Syrian TV says government forces have reac...More..

Congress president to address NRIs shortly
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Congress president to address NRIs shortly

Noting that Mahatma Gandhi, Jawaharlal Nehru and B R Ambedkar were also NRIs, he said "Our ancestors needed you in 1947 to protect the idea of India and I have come to seek your help to transform India now". He...More..

Reshuffle chaos as Conservatives delete tweet mistakenly announcing Chris Grayling as Chairman
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Reshuffle chaos as Conservatives delete tweet mistakenly announcing Chris Grayling as Chairman

But she also used the positions to soften the blow of sacking Junior minister Chris Skidmore, Andrew Jones and Marcus Jones. Ministers the British press had speculated were for the chop, including Greg Clark,...More..

Possible violation of National Football League concussion protocol to be probed
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Possible violation of National Football League concussion protocol to be probed

According to the policy, if the protocol was not properly followed, the team is subject to discipline. He was examined in a tent on the sidelines but did not go to the locker room. Coach Ron Rivera and general ...More..

BBC news editor resigns to protest gender pay gap
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

BBC news editor resigns to protest gender pay gap

But in the meantime, we'll have to rely on strong women like Carrie Gracie to keep the spotlight on the issue. Many BBC men were also found to be receiving far higher salaries than women in comparable jobs....More..

Koreas name delegates for talks
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Koreas name delegates for talks

Detailed schedules after the full session will be crafted between the two sides through consultations. Sending North Korean athletes to the PyeongChang Winter Olympics will be at the center of the talks but oth...More..

Billionaire Tom Steyer to invest $30 million into midterm elections
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Billionaire Tom Steyer to invest $30 million into midterm elections

Steyer did not specify how much money he would be putting in the new campaign. A resident of the San Francisco Bay Area, there had been speculation that he was considering a challenge to Dianne Feinstein for...More..

Who Is Daniel McCartney? Pierce County Sheriff's Deputy Dies After Shooting
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Who Is Daniel McCartney? Pierce County Sheriff's Deputy Dies After Shooting

A police officer was shot and killed in response to a report of home intrusion in an area about 23 kilometers away from Tacoma in Washington state on the US west coast, the state's Pierce County Sheriff's Depar...More..

by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Legal rights NGO: Israel's BDS blacklist 'reminiscent of Apartheid South Africa'

There are a few groups from South America and one from South Africa as well. One of them - the European Coordination of Committees and Associations for Palestine (ECCP) - acts as a co-ordinator for more tha...More..

Fire breaks out at Mumbai Sessions Court
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Fire breaks out at Mumbai Sessions Court

A fire officer said, "We will not grant permission to restore power and water supply to the studio, to ensure that they do not use the premises". According to a CNN-News18, the fire department found the charr...More..

FA Cup: Aguero hits brace in Manchester City hammering of Burnley
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

FA Cup: Aguero hits brace in Manchester City hammering of Burnley

The favourites have needed a penalty shootout to progress against both Wolves and Leicester City in previous rounds, but their impressive squad and seemingly unstoppable form makes them worthy market principl...More..

Trump Tower fire: Fire fighters respond to blaze in midtown Manhattan
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Trump Tower fire: Fire fighters respond to blaze in midtown Manhattan

Emergency services in NY were responding to a fire at the top of Trump Tower this morning, according to local media. The fire department is on the scene, the police spokesman said. have their offices, and whe...More..

India's top court to re-examine gay rights
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

India's top court to re-examine gay rights

The petitioners also argued that most nations have decriminalised homosexuality and India should not lag behind on the issue. The court order came on a petition by 10 individuals holding that IPC section 377 ...More..

Check your tickets! Three NC Powerball tickets win
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Check your tickets! Three NC Powerball tickets win

As of Sunday morning, the grand prize victor had not yet come forward. Have you bought your lottery tickets yet? With no jackpot winning tickets sold in either game since October, combined the two lottery g...More..

Time for regime change in Tripura: Amit Shah
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Time for regime change in Tripura: Amit Shah

The Left Front government in Tripura has four parties in coalition - the Communist Party of India (Marxist), Communist Party of India, Revolutionary Socialist Party and the All India Forward Bloc. "Our Prime ...More..

by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Lana Del Rey Explains Why Radiohead Might Be Taking Her to Court

The Sun also claims that Radiohead want "either to receive compensation or be credited on the list of songwriters to receive royalties". A source said: "Both teams are trying to thrash it out behind the sc...More..

Maths fan discovers largest known prime number
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Maths fan discovers largest known prime number

The new prime number was found by multiplying 77,232,917 twos and then subtracting one. The number has been given the not-so-catchy name, M77232917, but mathematicians would call it 2 to the power of 77,232,9...More..

Panthers sign Ron Rivera to two-year extension worth $15.5 million
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Panthers sign Ron Rivera to two-year extension worth $15.5 million

Rivera was brought to Carolina for his defensive expertise, and the Panthers put together four consecutive top-10 finishes in yards allowed from 2012-15, joining Seattle as the only teams to do so. "And I reall...More..

Houthi commander says he will work with Saudi-led coalition in Yemen
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Houthi commander says he will work with Saudi-led coalition in Yemen

Responding to claims that Yemeni militia missile attacks against the Saudi coalition "prove" that Iran has been supplying the Houthis with advanced weaponry, Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari, commander of the ...More..