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UN should consider 'stronger sanctions' on N.Korea

South Korea has said it is in discussions with the U.S. navy on holding joint military exercises. The United States and its allies have been on alert for anot...


First Majestic Silver Corp. (FR) Director Sells C$120000.00 in Stock

Geneva Advisors LLC boosted its position in shares of First Majestic Silver Corp .by 2.5% in the third quarter. Yet another important factor while evaluating...


Europa-chasing Everton held by West Ham in Premier League

It took 28 minutes for the first effort on goal and recalled Everton goalkeeper Maarten Stekelenburg saved comfortably from Havard Nordtveit's shot from outsi...


S Korea, China on high alert

Tensions have escalated over North Korean moves to accelerate its arms programs, including developing an intercontinental ballistic missile that could reach t...


Trump heads into tough week with budget, health care battles

Trump's supporters frequently chanted at his campaign rallies, on cue, that Mexico would pay for the wall-though as many have pointed out (including Mexico), it...


Justice Department Threatens Sanctuary Cities In Immigration Fight

Code § 1373. The referenced law says that local government can not restrict local enforcement departments from sharing a person's immigration status with fede...


Oprah Winfrey conquers acting fears in 'Henrietta Lacks'

I don't want to take this on. "One of the things that I thought about very early on when I was working on this was 'The Tempest.' In the first scene Prospero te...


'The Fate of the Furious' laps new films at box office

Although the eighth installment in Universal Studio's "Fast (Shanghai: 600391.SS - news ) and Furious" series - starring megastars Vin Diesel and Dwayne "The...


Canadian women beat Australia to reach Kitakyushu Sevens Cup final

Australia won the bronze medal after a 19-17 victory over Fiji, Russia defeated England 31-0 in the clash for fifth and Ireland took the Challenge Trophy with a...


'Relay for Life' raises funds for cancer research

Her grandfather died of lung cancer after she joined the staff of the American Cancer Society. "I think that's what really makes a Torero". Families and friends...


Pres. Trump promises 'massive tax cuts' to individuals, businesses in new plan

The order also calls for the Treasury Department and the Office of Management and Budget to reconsider the regulatory review process for new tax regulations, ...


Possible link between diet soda, dementia

The investigators adjusted their findings for risk factors such as age, sex, how much participants ate, education, diabetes and a genetic risk for Alzheimer'...


Possible shutdown, health care quagmire awaiting Congress

At the same time, the Trump White House is facing a much more consequential deadline, one that will help define his first months in office and perhaps his first...


Scientists Take To Washington To Stress A Nonpartisan Agenda

She said "climate change is happening" and scientists are needed to help understand how shifting weather patterns are affecting the world. "In addition, there...


White House pushes bid to revive health care bill

Things are happening! Eighteen to 20 new "yes" votes would nearly certainly be enough to pass the bill through the House! Members of Congress are anticipating...


Scientists Worldwide Fight Back Against Anti-Science Trump Agenda

In cities like Seattle, Chicago and NY, thousands gathered in support of the movement. Despite being hampered by a spring rain, the march drew a respectable...


Washington unemployment rate drops to 4.7 percent

Nebraska Labor Department report also said the March rate was a tenth of a point under the year-ago rate of 3.2 percent in March 2016. The non-seasonally adju...


South Korea on heightened alert as North Korea prepares for army celebration

YOKOSUKA, Japan From the wind-swept deck of a massive aircraft carrier, Vice President Mike Pence Wednesday warned North Korea not to test the resolve of th...


Jurors reach guilty verdict in state police ambush case

Frein was convicted on all 12 counts, including first-degree murder and terrorism, according to Pike County District Attorney Ray Tonkin. He says the verdict me...


Marine Le Pen accused of 'exploiting' Champs-Elysées attack

Le Pen has long praised Trump and told CNN in a November interview that his election was an inspiration to her political efforts in France. The Socialist and ...


US supercarrier to arrive in Sea of Japan in days: Pence

The navy said it had initially been scheduled to depart Singapore for port calls in Australia, but was rerouted on April 8, reportedly toward waters off the Kor...


Berkeley reverses decision to nix speech by right-wing commentator

Coulter, the event sponsors, audience, and bystanders could be adequately protected - at any of the campus venues available on April 27", the letter said. Cou...


Aussies make winning start at Hong Kong Sevens

Powell also aimed at giving more playing opportunities to younger players in the squad during the series and due to the injuries in camp, had little option to d...


Scientists discover 'game-changing' therapy to reverse Parkinson's symptoms

Patients with Parkinson's do not get a sufficient amount of dopamine. Read: What Causes Parkinson's Disease? Although most patients receiving diagnosis and...


March for Science Protesters Have Their Day

Meyer. If one person shows up, no one pays attention. "This year, we are concerned about this attack and disbelief in science", he said. Science! When do we w...


Tough Texas 'sanctuary cities' bill moves closer to approval

But Republican House Speaker Linda Upmeyer says Republicans in the House could not pass a similar bill in the past, and they still have problems with it today. ...


Trudeau hosting Italian PM in Ottawa following Trump visit

On Thursday, Mr. Trump met with Italian Premier Paolo Gentiloni. He added that North Atlantic Treaty Organisation countries including the United States had an...


Trump tax plan may produce some short-term budget issues: Mnuchin

The review of tax regulations could give greater leeway to companies looking to shelter income overseas, or simply seeking to reduce the time and money spent on...


Advocates fan out in global show of support for science

The rallies set for more than 500 cities were putting scientists, who generally shy away from advocacy and whose work depends on objective experimentation, into...


More Americans Than Ever Support Legalizing Marijuana

Marijuana is still federally classified as a Schedule 1 drug in the United States, considered as unsafe as heroin. When the poll was first conducted in 1979, ...


Trump slams first 100 days construct -- after repeatedly embracing it

President Trump on Friday tweeted about the first 100-day marker for presidential administrations, which he will hit on April 29. "No matter how much I acco...


Trump slams 'first 100 days' after embracing it

He got rid of Barack Obama's carbon rule, too, and could soon back out from the Paris climate agreement. Members of the House Freedom Caucus said they wouldn'...


Less a debate, more a dress rehearsal for the campaign

MPs from across the political spectrum voted 522-13 for a return to the polls - well above the two-thirds majority required under British law. Former British ...


Raptors change lineup, start Powell in Game 4

Toronto was looking to respond after Thursday night's 104-77 blowout by the Bucks at the BMO Harris Bradley Center in Milwaukee. The tip-off is set for 3 PM ET....


Rescued teen showed no anger toward her teacher

We are so thankful that they have both been found safe. Cummins has been arrested and faces multiple charges in Tennessee and California, as well as federal c...