• Facebook users still waiting on privacy scandal notices
Facebook users still waiting on privacy scandal notices

CEO Mark Zuckerberg , who is scheduled to testify to Congress on Tuesday and Wednesday, long defined the company's mission as making the world more open and connected. The meetings included a session with Florida Sen. Something or other must be for sale, or Facebook is the first company to rocket to the top ranks of corporate America based on ...

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  • Kim makes first official mention of US-North Korea talks
Kim makes first official mention of US-North Korea talks

Mr Trump said on Monday that he expected to meet Mr Kim in May or early June, expressing hope that they would reach a deal on "denuking" the Korean peninsula . Mr Trump has agreed to meet Mr Kim for a historic US-North Korean summit as early as next month. It followed reports from unnamed United States administration officials that the USA was in ...

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  • Man killed in Trump Tower blaze was friend to Andy Warhol
Man killed in Trump Tower blaze was friend to Andy Warhol

Almost two decades ago, Trump, then one of the Big Apple's most prominent real estate moguls, lobbied against Mayor Rudy Giuliani-era legislation that considered whether sprinklers should be installed in all residential buildings after two fatal fires in Brooklyn and Manhattan.

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  • Mood in Karnataka clear, Congress will retain power with thumping majority: Rahul
Mood in Karnataka clear, Congress will retain power with thumping majority: Rahul

Gandhi was having an informal interaction with the media here on Sunday on the conclusion of his sixth leg of campaign for the May 12 Karnataka polls. "The natural sort of political environment where there is a little bit of acrimony, but not hatred, needs to be restored", he said. "The mood of the people is with the Congress and we will come back ...

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  • Gaza protesters torch tires along border, draw Israeli fire
Gaza protesters torch tires along border, draw Israeli fire

There were discrepancies in Palestinian reports on the Gaza death toll from those clashes. Yasser Murtaja reportedly died from a gunshot wound he sustained while filming Friday in an area engulfed in thick black smoke from protesters setting tires on fire.

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  • EPA chief Scott Pruitt has spent millions on security, travel
EPA chief Scott Pruitt has spent millions on security, travel

Top administration officials are deeply skeptical of Pruitt's explanation over how two close aides secured raises worth tens of thousands of dollars over the White House's objection, according to people familiar with the matter. Trump tweeted Friday that Pruitt is doing "a great job", but he also has said he would look into a number of contro...

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  • WHO celebrates 70th World Health Day
WHO celebrates 70th World Health Day

In his welcome address, Kommariah, called for focus on increasing the life expectancy by adding good health to the lives of people and promoting healthier living habits. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina also pledged to achieve universal health coverage by 2032 at the 64th World Health Assembly in 2011. According to the WHO, healthcare services are ...

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  • 'They're depriving their students of education,' retired teacher on Okla. protests
'They're depriving their students of education,' retired teacher on Okla. protests

The Education Minister has begun a consultation process over whether to withdraw funding for a school with just one student. But one local retired teacher says that's not a good idea. Ms Cepada said that union members are reporting back that while there are fantastic kids in schools, sometimes issues do arise due to violence or aggression.

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  • Surprise! Solo: A Star Wars Story Will Premiere At Cannes
Surprise! Solo: A Star Wars Story Will Premiere At Cannes

The other Star Wars films that screened in the festival are 2002's Attack of the Clones and 2005's Revenge of the Sith . "Presented Out of Competition, the latest film of the Star Wars galaxy by Ron Howard brings together Han Solo , his faithful Chewbacca, the crooked Lando Calrissian , the Millenium Falcon, and, of course, the droids", ...

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  • Carles Puigdemont released on bail by German court
Carles Puigdemont released on bail by German court

Puigdemont's German lawyer said the separatist politician was arranging the transfer of the bail money to Germany . German prosecutors have argued that the charge of rebellion is similar to Germany's offence of treason. He has been living in Belgium since fleeing Spain to escape arrest, and has been held at a prison in Neumuenster. Also Thursd...

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  • 5.3 magnitude natural disaster strikes off southern California coast
5.3 magnitude natural disaster strikes off southern California coast

There were no immediate reports of injuries or deaths. Fox News' Trace Gallagher in Los Angeles reported that the quake was felt for approximately 10 seconds and there was no tsunami warning issued. A magnitude-5.3 quake off the coast Thursday rattled a widespread part of Southern California. "That's part of life in Southern California". AN n...

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  • Man and woman arrested in Philippi after police find methamphetamine
Man and woman arrested in Philippi after police find methamphetamine

Chris Crespin, a 49-year-old transient, was arrested at 8:38 a.m., according to Longmont police Sgt. Andy Feaster. "The accused was assisting police to arrest two suspects who had unlawfully entered into Douglas's kitchen in Murereka farm while he was away with his wife Susan".

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  • Springdale Police Searching For Robbery Suspects
Springdale Police Searching For Robbery Suspects

According to the police report, the cashier stated a man stole money out of the register. A fortnight ago, she reported at Sauerstown Police Station that she had been robbed of U.S. Delta police located the vehicle soon afterwards. In another social media online dating scam, police arrested a suspect who was charged with robbery and kidnapping...

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  • Israeli's have 'right to their own land', says Saudi crown prince
Israeli's have 'right to their own land', says Saudi crown prince

Prince Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud, crown prince of Saudi Arabia , attends a meeting at the United Nations in New York, March 27, 2018. The prince was asked by Jeffrey Goldberg whether the 'Jewish people have a right to a nation-state in at least part of their ancestral homeland?' Saudi Arabia's crown prince said in an interview on Mond...

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  • Police responding to active shooter at YouTube offices near San Francisco
Police responding to active shooter at YouTube offices near San Francisco

Spokesman Brent Andrew says a 36-year-old man is in critical condition, a 32-year-old woman is in serious condition and a 27-year-old woman is in fair condition. "The fire alarm went off so we started to evacuate and then people (started) running saying there was a shooter". Todd Sherman, a product manager at YouTube, described a chaotic scene as...

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  • Communities unite in defiance of 'Punish a Muslim Day'
Communities unite in defiance of 'Punish a Muslim Day'

Events have been planned across the country to show opposition to the threats. There were 1,678 anti-Muslim hate crimes reported in the capital in the year up to January 2018 - up from 1,205 the year before. However, some from accounts using the logos of far-right organisations suggested the letter had been a "false flag" operation. Interfaith ...

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  • Migrant Caravan Stopped Well Before Trump's Promise to Militarize US Border
Migrant Caravan Stopped Well Before Trump's Promise to Militarize US Border

Last week, Trump suggested that money designated for military spending could be used to fund the wall that would stretch hundreds of miles from California to Texas. Trump on Tuesday also emphasized his willingness to pull American troops out of Syria, telling reporters, "I want to get out". " Congress has to step up and do more, making sure we...

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  • Schumer blasts EPA chief's decision to roll back vehicle emissions standards
Schumer blasts EPA chief's decision to roll back vehicle emissions standards

The Obama administration set the average fleet-wide fuel efficiency standards "too high" and "made assumptions about the standards that didn't comport with reality", Pruitt said . "Today's decision changes nothing in California and the 12 other states with clean auto rules that reduce emissions and improve gas mileage - those rules remain in pla...

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  • Space station to hit Earth in hours
Space station to hit Earth in hours

China was excluded from the 420-ton International Space Station mainly due to USA legislation barring such cooperation and concerns over the Chinese space program's strong military connections. According to a statement by the state government, the debris could contain hydrazine , which is a highly toxic and corrosive substance. Tiangong-1 "won'...

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  • LeBron James' UNINTERRUPTED sends letter to Alabama football over copyright issue
LeBron James' UNINTERRUPTED sends letter to Alabama football over copyright issue

The first episode included Atlanta wideout and former Tide player, Julio Jones , Nick Saban and a host of other talking about their playing days and off-the-field topics. "In addition, your use of the name " Shop Talk " and the related logo infringes Uninterrupted's valuable trademark rights in " The Shop ", and in the name and design associat...

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  • Winter Storm Warning in effect
Winter Storm Warning in effect

Almost two weeks after spring began, residents in the northeastern United States trudged through another snowstorm Monday morning. Snow should pick up after 2 a.m. Kennedy International and LaGuardia airports as of 6:50 a.m. La Guardia reported a two inch snowfall within just one hours this morning - the heaviest April snowfall there in 15 years.

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  • Turkey says will act if Syrian Kurdish militia don't retreat
Turkey says will act if Syrian Kurdish militia don't retreat

France denied claims of a military buildup against Turkish forces in Syria, scrambling Friday to calm tensions with North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally Turkey that threaten to further aggravate the Syria war. Conflict in mainly Kurdish southeast Turkey generally escalates as spring arrives in the mountainous region. He stated Turkey is dete...

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  • Eddie Izzard warns Labour must 'repair damage' from anti-semitism storm
Eddie Izzard warns Labour must 'repair damage' from anti-semitism storm

In a statement she said: "It has been a privilege to serve on the Labour Party national executive committee for the last 19 years, and I was standing down in September in any event". The investigation concluded that numerous staff concerned were either no longer active on Facebook or were unaware they were members of these and had not seen the ...

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  • Japan mum on prospects for summit with N. Korea
Japan mum on prospects for summit with N. Korea

Kim pledged that he was "committed to denuclearization" on the Korean peninsula, according to China's Xinhua news agency-but added this would depend on South Korea and the USA taking what he called "progressive and synchronous measures for the realization of peace".

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  • Baton Rouge officers disciplined, video released in Alton Sterling case
Baton Rouge officers disciplined, video released in Alton Sterling case

In June 2017, Baton Rouge Mayor Sharon Weston Broome called on Paul's predecessor, Carl Dabadie Jr., to fire Salamoni . The body camera footage, obtained by The Advocate (Baton Rouge ), shows officers arriving at a convenience store in Baton Rouge where Sterling , who is black, was selling homemade CDs.

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