• Washington: 1 killed, 3 injured in shooting at Freeman High School
Washington: 1 killed, 3 injured in shooting at Freeman High School

Then, officials said, a school custodian approached the shooter and "ordered him to surrender". Michael Harper, 15, told the Spokesman-Review that he was a good friend of the shooter. One student was killed and three were wounded when another student allegedly opened fire in a hallway Wednesday morning. "I heard a loud pop and I turned around a...

Read more

  • President Trump says 'no deal' on DACA, refuting reports of an agreement
President Trump says 'no deal' on DACA, refuting reports of an agreement

Following a late dinner at the White House last night, Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer and House of Representatives Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi said they had come to an agreement with Mr Trump about extending protection under new legislation.

Read more

  • Willie Nelson sets Hurricane Harvey benefit concert
Willie Nelson sets Hurricane Harvey benefit concert

Steve Adler , the Mayor of Austin , said, "We got lucky when Hurricane Harvey avoided Austin , but though it missed us, it hit our neighbors hard". Google has pledged to match the first $500,000 of donations as part of a pledge challenge. "Every time I've asked you to help our neighbors you've risen to the challenge", said Austin Mayor Stev...

Read more

  • North Korea sanctions 'nothing compared to what will have to happen', Trump
North Korea sanctions 'nothing compared to what will have to happen', Trump

Mr Moon and Mr Abe agreed to co-operate on seeking tougher United Nations sanctions against North Korea and pledged to strengthen efforts to persuade Beijing and Moscow to cut off oil supplies to the North, said Mr Moon's press secretary.

Read more

  • Shikhar Dhawan to Miss First Three ODIs Against Australia
Shikhar Dhawan to Miss First Three ODIs Against Australia

Shikhar Dhawan had also not played in the fifth ODI and only Twenty20 worldwide against Sri Lanka earlier this month in Colombo. Prior to the Sri Lanka series, Dhawan's prime began from Champions Trophy. Although the team has KL Rahul and Ajinkya Rahane who could open the batting, Dhawan's omission from the team will surely dent the confidence of ...

Read more

  • FREE SHS IS FOR GHANA'S FUTURE - President Nana Akufo-Addo
FREE SHS IS FOR GHANA'S FUTURE - President Nana Akufo-Addo

He said it was important for beneficiaries of the policy to take their studies seriously to justify the government's investment in them, saying, "If you fail to learn because you are paying nothing, you will have yourselves to blame at the end".

Read more

  • Terrorism arrests in Britain hit record high, up 68%
Terrorism arrests in Britain hit record high, up 68%

Home office stats have shown there were a record 379 arrests for terrorism-related offences in the country in the year ending in June 2017. According to the Home Office quarterly bulletin on the police's use of counter-terrorism powers, 123 of the suspects arrested were charged - 105 with terrorism offences - while 189 were released.

Read more

  • Fourteen Macomb County students are National Merit Scholarship semifinalists
Fourteen Macomb County students are National Merit Scholarship semifinalists

The seniors will have the chance to continue in the competition for some 7,500 National Merit Scholarships that will be offered in the spring. NMSC, a not-for-profit organization that operates without government assistance, was established in 1955 specifically to conduct the annual National Merit Scholarship Program.

Read more

  • Most of Panama JIT documents gathered from sources: Nawaz's lawyer to SC
Most of Panama JIT documents gathered from sources: Nawaz's lawyer to SC

The confusion was created as the court gave two verdicts in the Sharif corruption case on April 20 and July 28. However, Justice Azmat Saeed Sheikh observed that under Article 184 (3) of the Constitution, the top court only decides cases on the basis of admitted facts and it would not go beyond the admitted facts.

Read more

  • Prabhas treats Shraddha Kapoor to Hyderabadi cuisine
Prabhas treats Shraddha Kapoor to Hyderabadi cuisine

She was practicing the Telugu dialogues with the help of a specially appointed language tutor. Isn't that incredible? Prabhas is trying his level best to make Shraddha feel comfortable and that's a sign of a true gentleman, no? Well apart from all this Prabhas even surprised his female co-star with some mouth watering Hyderabadi delicacies.

Read more

  • Not Rohingyas, Chakmas and Hajongs to get citizenship now
Not Rohingyas, Chakmas and Hajongs to get citizenship now

In 2015, the central government was given a deadline by the Supreme Court to confer citizenship to these refugees within three months. This has been done to accommodate the concerns of locals who felt that the refugees would change the demography of the state permanently.

Read more

  • Victor Lindelof satisfied with Manchester United home debut
Victor Lindelof satisfied with Manchester United home debut

Basel had previously proved a thorn in Uniteds side, eliminating them from the Champions League in 2011-12, and they inflicted a surprise defeat upon Mourinho in the first European game of his second Chelsea stint in 2013. They train together always in the same team because I knew that they had to play this match together. And Mourinho conti...

Read more

  • 'DaddyOFive' parents found guilty of neglect
'DaddyOFive' parents found guilty of neglect

The two entered Alford pleas to two counts each of child neglect. The verdict is in for the couple who started the controversial DaddyOFive YouTube channel. She said that since the allegations came to light, the Martins had complied with authorities by taking counseling and refraining from making and posting videos.

Read more

  • US Congress sends resolution condemning neo-Nazis for Trump to sign
US Congress sends resolution condemning neo-Nazis for Trump to sign

The president invited Mr. Scott, a conservative from SC who had expressed disgust with Mr. Trump's equivocal reaction to the white supremacist protests that left one woman dead, to the Oval Office for what Mr. The resolution also urges Attorney General Jeff Sessions to investigate acts of violence or terrorism by white nationalists and similar grou...

Read more

  • Basi, the world's oldest captive giant panda, dies in China
Basi, the world's oldest captive giant panda, dies in China

This file picture taken on January 18, 2017 shows giant panda "Basi" sniffing a birthday cake prepared by her keepers at Fuzhou Panda World in Fuzhou, east China's Fujian province. Basi, the world's oldest panda, has died aged 37. Her handlers at the Straits Giant Panda Research and Exchange Center in Fuzhou in Southeastern China held an emo...

Read more

  • Folau refuses to back Wallabies' support for gay marriage
Folau refuses to back Wallabies' support for gay marriage

Wallabies superstar Israel Folau was the poster boy for a gay rugby tournament before he slammed same-sex marriage. The Australian Rugby Union (ARU) has backed the "yes" campaign, while Folau - a devout Christian of Mormon upbringing - has confirmed that he will not be supporting their stance.

Read more

  • Criticised For Saying Sikkim Is 'Troubled By Insurgency', Priyanka Chopra Apologises
Criticised For Saying Sikkim Is 'Troubled By Insurgency', Priyanka Chopra Apologises

Priyanka Chopra is in the eye of yet another storm. "This is a Sikkimese film". Dearly called as "Desi girl", she made her mark in Indian film industry with some qualitative movies like Fashion, Barfi and Mary Kom. Coincidentally Chopra is the brand ambassador of Assam, one of the seven sister states of north eastern India. Gyatso in an intervie...

Read more

  • Wednesday Evening Weather: Warm To End Work Week
Wednesday Evening Weather: Warm To End Work Week

FRIDAY NIGHT: Partly cloudy skies and mild temperatures will be around with a low of 60 degrees. It will begin to go back to the summer-like pattern with a few stray showers in the afternoon with warm, muggy conditions. Plenty more sunshine is in the offing Friday into the weekend . Highs will climb to the low 90s this afternoon before scattere...

Read more

  • White House wants ESPN host fired for tweets on Trump
White House wants ESPN host fired for tweets on Trump

Sanders said she did not know if Trump was aware of Hill's comments. ESPN scolded Hill, who is African-American, in a public statement distancing the network from her remarks, but it has not suspended her from her co-hosting gig on " SportsCenter ".

Read more

  • Spain threatens to arrest 700 Catalan mayors
Spain threatens to arrest 700 Catalan mayors

Prosecutors said that the mayors should be arrested if they failed to appear under the criminal investigation into the poll that separatists have vowed to hold in defiance of Madrid . Spain's prime minister Mariano Rajoy appealed to Catalans to ignore calls from independence supporters to turn out to vote. But Catalonia's pro-independence govern...

Read more