• President Trump to pull nomination of top environmental adviser
President Trump to pull nomination of top environmental adviser

A climate-change skeptic won't become President Trump's chief environmental aide after her nomination toiled in the Senate for months. President Trump resubmitted White's nomination in January. White came under fire for her past remarks about climate change. . White, who isn't a scientist by trade, said at a 2011 forum that "there is no environme...

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  • Soldiers Killed, 1 Injured In Pak Firing In Jammu And Kashmir's Rajouri
Soldiers Killed, 1 Injured In Pak Firing In Jammu And Kashmir's Rajouri

The slain soldiers have been identified as Captain Kapil Kundu, riflemen Ram Avtar and Shubam Singh, and havaldar Roshan Lal and injured as Lance Naik Iqbal Ahmed. Regarded as the world's second largest standing army, the primary mission of the Indian Army is to ensure security and unity of India, defending the country from external aggression and ...

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  • Mesa Man Who Sold to Vegas Shooter Made Armor-Piercing Bullets Illegally
Mesa Man Who Sold to Vegas Shooter Made Armor-Piercing Bullets Illegally

He said he "used to sell ammunition reloading components", but he repeatedly said he did not know Paddock or why law enforcement was interested in him. "I couldn't detect anything wrong with this guy", Haig said. He said he has even received death threats. The documents did not disclose why authorities considered Haig a person of interest, and of...

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  • Syria denies U.S. claims it used chemical weapons against rebel-held areas
Syria denies U.S. claims it used chemical weapons against rebel-held areas

However, they declined to provide specific details about the alleged Damascus moves for developing or maintaining chemical weapons. "The Foreign Ministry decisively condemns U.S. "Clearly we are dealing with the Assad regime that has used denial and deceit to hide their outlaw actions", he remarked. Mattis hinted at such action on Friday, referen...

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  • Shooting by 12-year-old girl at school 'not intentional — LAPD
Shooting by 12-year-old girl at school 'not intentional — LAPD

Meanwhile, a grade seven student who witnessed the firing too told a reporter that the shooting was unintentional. Three other people - including two students - are thought to be have suffered minor injuries. Aerial footage on local television showed a girl being led out of the school in handcuffs. As news of the incident spread, anxious pa...

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  • Punxsutawney Phil Foresees No Early End to Winter
Punxsutawney Phil Foresees No Early End to Winter

But if it doesn't see a shadow , due to overcast skies, then spring will allegedly arrive early. Punxsutawney Phil is reportedly 131 years old although this is largely accepted as myth as groundhogs in captivity have an average lifespan of six to eight years.

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  • Assam all for non-polluting units, says no to coke-based industries
Assam all for non-polluting units, says no to coke-based industries

Talking about the first global investor's summit, the minister informed that for the first time a bilateral discussion between India and Bhutan will also take place. "When Assam chief minister came to meet our film industry at Mumbai, he came across an inspiring man, a man with a vision", he said. Dilip Shanghvi of the Sun Pharmaceuticals, Anan...

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  • Missile Defense Agency confirms failed test off Kauai
Missile Defense Agency confirms failed test off Kauai

This time, however, the Pentagon isn't even acknowledging the test took place. "The Missile Defense Agency and US Navy sailors manning the Aegis Ashore Missile Defense Test Complex (AAMDTC) conducted a live-fire missile flight test using a Standard-Missile (SM)-3 Block IIA missile launched from the Pacific Missile Range Facility, Kauai, H...

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  • Man rushes Nassar in court, later apologizes
Man rushes Nassar in court, later apologizes

He said hearing his daughters' words and watching Nassar shake his head while they were speaking led him to nearly attacking Nassar. "Would you give me one minute?" He was tackled by bailiffs and taken into custody immediately. "Let me have that son of a b****", Margrave exclaimed on the ground. "I find that you don't get it, that you're a danger, ...

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  • Three soldiers killed as avalanche hits army post in Kashmir
Three soldiers killed as avalanche hits army post in Kashmir

The bodies of the soldiers have been recovered, the official said. Reports said the avalanche struck an army post of 21 Rajput around 4:30 pm at Sona Pandi Gali in Machil sector in which four soldiers went missing. Rescue operations were launched immediately, and all four taken to the next nearest post on foot, but three of them - Havaldar Kamles...

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  • More civilian causalities due to Turkish operation in Afrin
More civilian causalities due to Turkish operation in Afrin

The statement said that since the beginning of the operation 13 Turkish soldiers had been martyred and 57 wounded. A senior Turkish journalist was injured in a cross-border attack by Kurdistan Workers' Party (PYD/PKK ) terror group while covering ongoing operation in Syria's Afrin region.

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  • Stormy Daniels denies affair with Trump. Then denies that
Stormy Daniels denies affair with Trump. Then denies that

The First Lady is said to have been furious when the issue emerged this month.Though Jimmy tried his best to get the actual admission from Daniels , but she just couldn't spill anything huge without violating the NDA. It denied that she engaged in sexual activities with the president. "I hope she comes, right?" said host Sunny Hostin o...

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  • North Korean Olympic Delegation, a Historic Presence in South Korea
North Korean Olympic Delegation, a Historic Presence in South Korea

Trump hosted about a half-dozen North Korean defectors in the Oval Office on Friday, including Ji Seong-ho, who used crutches to escape the reclusive country after a train ran over his limbs. Former Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel also warned against pursuing a "bloody nose" strike in a recent interview with Military Times , stating the USA sh...

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  • Snow volleyball will make case for Olympics in Pyeongchang
Snow volleyball will make case for Olympics in Pyeongchang

Since taking office, President Donald Trump has distanced himself somewhat from the two-state solution - the outcome favored by the global community, including Trump's predecessors, for the past two decades. A senior United States diplomat stated on Thursday that the crisis with North Korea will likely not be resolved with military action. No...

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  • 'No rights for ex-VP Adeeb on Maldives soil', says Prez
'No rights for ex-VP Adeeb on Maldives soil', says Prez

Meanwhile president spokesperson has said that his leader is not attempting to flee the country. he refuted rumours that the leader was planning on travelling to Singapore amid the turmoil after the top court's landmark order to free former President Mohamed Nasheed along with other high-profile prisoners.

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  • Hawaii Emergency Agency Worker Says Was Sure Attack Was Real
Hawaii Emergency Agency Worker Says Was Sure Attack Was Real

The almost 40-minute delay in standing down the alert sparked recriminations, with state officials apologising. The recorded drill message began and ended with the words: "Exercise!" Officials also revealed that the alert sender had twice before confused a drill with real-life events.

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  • Victims in Italy shootings all foreigners
Victims in Italy shootings all foreigners

The shaven-headed man, who had an Italian flag draped around his shoulders, drove around the central Italian town of Macerata in a dark Alfa Romeo, opening fire with a pistol. Italian police told people to take shelter indoors on Twitter. Italy is set to stage parliamentary elections on March 4. A Nigerian man has been arrested in connection wi...

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  • USA unveils new nuclear weapons strategy
USA unveils new nuclear weapons strategy

The report also, for the first time publicly, said Russian Federation was developing a hypersonic, nuclear-powered undersea torpedo. In its newly released Nuclear Posture Review , the Defense Department has focused much of its multibillion nuclear effort on an updated nuclear deterrence focused on Russian Federation.

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  • Russian pilot killed after plane shot down by Syrian rebels
Russian pilot killed after plane shot down by Syrian rebels

It happened in a rebel-held area near Idlib in the north of the country. The army also carried out a successful operation in the south of the province of Aleppo, where, after heavy clashes with terrorists of al-Nusra Front, the villages of al-Mulaham and Atshanah Sharqiyah were liberated.

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  • Monopoly Is Making a New Edition Specifically Designed For Cheaters
Monopoly Is Making a New Edition Specifically Designed For Cheaters

The game challenges players to pull off a variety of duplicitous moves, such as short-changing an opponent on the rent, sneaking a hotel onto one of your properties, faking a die roll or pocketing an extra $100 when passing Go. It was a harsh criticism of wealth disparity. Hasbro Canada says the game will hit the shelves on August 1, at a sugge...

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