• Suresh Prabhu offers to quit, post train accidents
Suresh Prabhu offers to quit, post train accidents

Union Minister of Railways Suresh Prabhu on Wednesday offered to resign following a number of train derailment incidents. The minister has also shared his conversation with the prime minister who has asked him to wait for some time before jumping over to any hasty decision.

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  • Lottery scammer Eddie Tipton gets up to 25 years in prison
Lottery scammer Eddie Tipton gets up to 25 years in prison

Judge Brad McCall also ordered Tipton to repay more than $2 million that the scheme paid Tipton and others. Among these recruits were his brother Tommy Tipton, a former judge, and businessman Robert Rhodes. "Now what Iowa wants is for the tail to wag the dog", Stowers told McCall. DES MOINES - Two brothers admitted Thursday to using inside info...

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  • Farmer thanks firefighters who saved piglets by serving them up as sausages
Farmer thanks firefighters who saved piglets by serving them up as sausages

Firefighters called to a farm at Milton Lilbourne, Wiltshire, in February managed to save 18 baby pigs and two grown sows from the flames that ripped through 60 tonnes of hay. Some sided with the farmer though, with Jay Cox pointing out "Where do people think sausages and bacon come from?" A spokesman for Dorset and Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Se...

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  • At least 30, including civilians, killed in Yemen air raids
At least 30, including civilians, killed in Yemen air raids

Wednesday's strikes on Sanaa's northern outskirts killed at least 35 people, and rescue workers were still pulling bodies from the rubble, said Hussein al-Tawil, head of the Sanaa branch of Yemen's Red Crescent. A two-story building was destroyed in the attack, reported the Houthi-controlled local television station Al Maseera, which noted th...

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  • Morrissey Reveals New Album 'Low In High-School' Details
Morrissey Reveals New Album 'Low In High-School' Details

Strong praise indeed, but well deserved for an artist with such an illustrious career as Morrissey's . Korda Marshall, the Executive Vice President of BMG, said of the signing: "There are not many artists around today that can compare to Morrissey ".

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  • Judge shot at OH courthouse was presiding over case involving suspect
Judge shot at OH courthouse was presiding over case involving suspect

Records show an OH housing authority wanted a judge to dismiss much of a wrongful-death lawsuit filed by a man who shot him outside a courthouse . Abdalla says Richmond had arrived at the bank a short while before the shooting, left and then returned and shot the judge as he walked into work.

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  • Sanctions Against Chinese and Russians With Business Ties to North Korea
Sanctions Against Chinese and Russians With Business Ties to North Korea

Treasury Secretary Mnuchin also noted the U.S.is "taking actions consistent with United Nations sanctions to show that there are consequences for defying sanctions and providing support to North Korea, and to deter this activity in the future".

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  • Malia Obama settles into Harvard for first year of college
Malia Obama settles into Harvard for first year of college

The sight of Malia and the former POTUS was enough to cause a stir on social media, with students tweeting about their Obama sightings. It is unclear what Malia, 19, will major in - or if she's decided on one yet. Now, she is following in the footsteps of her parents who both graduated from Harvard. "She was down to do whatever a PA is asked to...

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  • Venezuela's top prosecutor has left Colombia for Brazil
Venezuela's top prosecutor has left Colombia for Brazil

Meanwhile, worldwide pressure has grown, with Trump even saying earlier this month that the United States reserved the option of military intervention, and the U.S. Madudo has called for military drills next weekend as a show of strength after Trump's threat. Wide-reaching financial measures by the USA could prove devastating, given the countries...

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  • Ward looms large as party fight for Flake's seat heats up
Ward looms large as party fight for Flake's seat heats up

DeWit served as Arizona chairman of Trump's 2016 presidential campaign, and reports say he has been strongly contemplating a run. But Ward's campaign, recently buoyed by a $300,000 donation from a prime Trump supporter, vowed Tuesday to press on and win the president's full backing on the way to taking the primary.

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  • USA sanctions China, Russia entities, individuals over N. Korea's nuclear program
USA sanctions China, Russia entities, individuals over N. Korea's nuclear program

The United States said Tuesday it is seeking forfeitures of US$11 million from two companies that allegedly laundered money for North Korean banks that are subject to USA sanctions. The department also sanctioned two Chinese individuals said to have established front companies to ease financial transactions for North Korea, and a Chinese shipping c...

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  • Alabama starts atop AP poll for 2nd straight year
Alabama starts atop AP poll for 2nd straight year

Let's forget about the other teams under Coach Saban that started the season ranked #1 because this is clearly not them . Reigning national champion Clemson , graduating a number of key pieces from the 2016 championship winning team , rounded out the top five in fifth.

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  • Alex Wood Facing Another DL Stint With Shoulder Issue
Alex Wood Facing Another DL Stint With Shoulder Issue

The Pirates (60-66) have lost eight of their past 10 games. Wood's been almost ideal this season, posting a 14-1 record, as well as a 2.41 ERA and 1.005 WHIP over the course of 22 games, 20 of which were starts. Brock Stewart started for the Dodgers but lasted just two-plus innings. "They are very good at the top of the zone, and they have goo...

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  • Egypt cancels Kushner meeting after USA pulls $96mn of aid
Egypt cancels Kushner meeting after USA pulls $96mn of aid

The bulk of that sum - $195 million in foreign military financing - will be held in an account that can be accessed at any time, the official told Anadolu Agency on condition of anonymity because she was not authorized to discuss the matter publicly.

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  • Phoenix Braces for Tuesday Trump Rally and Protests
Phoenix Braces for Tuesday Trump Rally and Protests

Mr Trump had previously been criticised by both democrats and fellow Republicans who denounced him after he placed the blame for the violence on "both sides" and for claiming liberal groups in addition to white supremacist were responsible for the violence.

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  • Police say 3 arrested in connection with Trump's Phoenix rally
Police say 3 arrested in connection with Trump's Phoenix rally

Donald Trump's first political event since the violence in Charlottesville has been met with charged protests. Three people were arrested over the protests, police said. and Mexico stating "believe me if we have to close down our government we're building that wall". Phoenix police lobbied what they say is pepper spray at protesters who ...

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  • Boy, 14, dies after collapsing at high school football practice
Boy, 14, dies after collapsing at high school football practice

The medical examiner will determine an official cause of death. Temperatures reached into the high 80s, but with humidity it felt much hotter. "We should prohibit sports practices during heat waves". The incident comes two weeks after a Long Island high school student suffered a fatal injury during football practice. August 23, 2017: A 14-year-ol...

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  • Woman steals foul ball from White Sox fan
Woman steals foul ball from White Sox fan

Byron Buxton got the Twins within 7-3 on a sacrifice fly in the seventh after Minnesota loaded the bases for the second inning in a row. Lucas Giolito pitches against the Twins during the first inning at Guaranteed Rate Field Tuesday.

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  • 225-year-old Columbus monument vandalized in Baltimore
225-year-old Columbus monument vandalized in Baltimore

Observe how vehemently Republican and Democratic misleaders defend genocidal terrorists like Christopher Columbus and George Washington. Community groups have called for the removal of the Sims statue, noting his history of conducting gruesome medical experiments on slaves without anesthesia.

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  • Woman found dead at Springfield Township home; homicide investigation underway
Woman found dead at Springfield Township home; homicide investigation underway

Dectectives also found the 2006 Pontiac G6 belonging to the 65-year-old woman, who was found dead early Tuesday in her Springfield Township home, the Oakland County Sheriff's Office said. Sheriff's deputies started investigating when they got a call about a woman found dead at 5:42 Tuesday morning. "5-5" 160# brown hair, blue eyes. Police disti...

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