• USA slaps sanctions on Russian oligarchs
USA slaps sanctions on Russian oligarchs

The United States punished dozens of Russian oligarchs and government officials on Friday with sanctions that took direct aim at President Vladimir Putin's inner circle, as President Donald Trump's administration tried to show he's not afraid to take tough action against Moscow.

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  • Bus headed to Masters crashes in Georgia; 9 injured
Bus headed to Masters crashes in Georgia; 9 injured

Investigators said the bus driver, Steven Hoppenbrouwer, 61, ran off the side of the road and overcorrected back to the left. That's in addition to charges of driving under the influence and failure to maintain lane that the bus driver was jailed on Thursday.

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  • Australia's clean sweep in team pursuit
Australia's clean sweep in team pursuit

Kennett was leading during the cycle at the Anna Meares Velodrome and was in line to win the bronze medal. Australia slowly overpowered the English riders and flew home in three minutes 49.804 seconds - shaving almost half a second off the 3:50.265 record which Great Britain set in Rio two years ago.

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  • India begins process to procure 110 jets for IAF
India begins process to procure 110 jets for IAF

The Indian Air Force and navy require as many as 400 single- and double-engine combat aircraft, according to government figures. The IAF issued the initial tender, known as the Request for Information , to global aircraft companies to manufacture the jets along with an Indian partner.

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  • Vatican police arrest former diplomat in US, Carlo Alberto Capella
Vatican police arrest former diplomat in US, Carlo Alberto Capella

Last August, the Vatican said it had been informed by the US State Department of a possible violation of laws relating to child pornography images by a member of the Vatican diplomatic corps in Washington. The Italian monsignor was ordered back to the Vatican from Washington in the summer of 2017 after USA officials told the Holy See the priest was...

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  • Record breaking lows possible Sunday morning… Snow arrives by Sunday evening
Record breaking lows possible Sunday morning… Snow arrives by Sunday evening

Today , highs will heat close to 80 degrees with a south wind, about 5 to 10 miles per hour. Areas on the Peninsulas, Eastern Shore, and closer to I-95 have the best chance of seeing snow. A strong to severe storm can't be ruled out during this time, but is unlikely at this point. His forecast calls for a high of 32 degrees. We have a very brie...

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  • Eye on China, India pushes rail links with Nepal
Eye on China, India pushes rail links with Nepal

The rail line is seen as a counter to China's proposal to extend Qinghai-Tibet railway beyond Shigatse and Kyirong to the Nepal border by 2020- Kyirong is only 25 km from Nepal's Rasuwagadhi border, 50 km from Kathmandu . Asked whether the blockade continued to be an irritant, foreign secretary Vijay Gokhale told reporters that the effort of the t...

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  • Evacuation of Syria's Douma suspended over disagreements
Evacuation of Syria's Douma suspended over disagreements

For a week the bombardment had subsided as Moscow pursued peace talks with Jaish al-Islam, but talks came to an abrupt halt and air strikes suddenly resumed on Friday afternoon, killing dozens of civilians. Tens of thousands of people also fled through humanitarian corridors opened by Russian Federation and Syrian troops. Some have already retu...

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  • PM Narendra Modi wishes nation on World Health Day
PM Narendra Modi wishes nation on World Health Day

It is also the impetus behind the current organisation-wide drive to support countries in moving towards Universal Health Coverage (UHC). "It takes vision, courage and long-term thinking", said Tedros, adding "But the payoff is a safer, fairer and healthier world for everyone".

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  • Chilly weekend, wintry weather possible Sunday
Chilly weekend, wintry weather possible Sunday

Locations across Western Kansas will see up to 2 inches through Saturday morning. By late afternoon and evening a quick band of light rain to sleet to snow may push through. Tonight: Increasing clouds with a chance of a wintry mix developing late mainly for areas west. Lows in the upper 20s. More unsettled weather is a possibility by mid-wee...

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  • China Trade War Latest: Trump Raises the Stakes By Another $100 Billion
China Trade War Latest: Trump Raises the Stakes By Another $100 Billion

China may respond by selling U.S. Treasuries, currency devaluation, or seeking a rare earth ban. "The conflict was initiated by the United States as provocation", the official said. The fast-growing Chinese economy is a massive market for top USA brands such as Apple and Starbucks. "He's threatening to light American agriculture on fire".

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  • Twitter says it's suspended more than 1.2 million users for promoting terrorism
Twitter says it's suspended more than 1.2 million users for promoting terrorism

But as 21-year-old Nelson, who also goes by " the Dogfather ", explains in a profile for Money , workflow became unsustainable after his account's first tweet in November 2015 due to the sheer volume of submissions and his tweeting schedule, and he became "sleep-deprived and burnt out".

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  • Student Found with Meth at Elementary School
Student Found with Meth at Elementary School

To avoid such an outcome - which hurts students the most - both sides need to compromise. The Ministry of Education says it is taking steps to ensure that the students of the School for Blind are accommodated in an environment that is safe and conducive to curriculum delivery.

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  • Trump cries foul, says 'unaware of payment made to Stormy Daniels'
Trump cries foul, says 'unaware of payment made to Stormy Daniels'

At one point, a reporter asked him: "Did you know about the $130,000 payment to Stormy Daniels? ". "No", President Trump responds on camera. Trump made his first public remarks about the matter aboard Air Force One as he returned to Washington from White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia, where he had held a round table on tax cuts.

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  • North Korea soon likely to have missiles that could reach UK - MPs
North Korea soon likely to have missiles that could reach UK - MPs

North Korea will nearly certainly develop ballistic missiles capable of reaching Britain within six to 18 months, MPs have warned. Earlier in the day, Wang said during a joint news briefing with visiting Swiss Foreign Minister Ignazio Cassis that he hoped a planned meeting in May between Kim and US President Donald Trump would "increase mutual...

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  • Jacob Zuma's Day In Court
Jacob Zuma's Day In Court

Zuma, who denies any wrongdoing, is mounting a legal challenge against the decision to prosecute him over his role in the $2.5 billion arms deal. But most South Africans see the case as bringing much-needed accountability to the country's politicians, and a more than welcome development after nine years of Zuma administrations marked by economi...

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  • KRBC AM Forecast: Friday, April 6, 2018
KRBC AM Forecast: Friday, April 6, 2018

After a cool start in the low to mid 40s, temperatures will climb into the mid 60s for the afternoon with a NE wind 5-15 miles per hour. All day long we were quiet. Saturday will be sunny, which will help take some of the edge off of the cold. We will see the rain chances return to the forecast on Friday , and along with that, the potential...

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  • Far Cry 5 Boasts Record Sales
Far Cry 5 Boasts Record Sales

This handy Far Cry 5 infographic shows that 20 motion capture actors helped bring the game to life, 96 lent their voice talent, and over 74 hours of dialogue were meticulously recorded. The Far Cry 5 Live Events look like they'll begin or even each Tuesday. "Both are records for a Ubisoft title in a week following launch, and evidence of the ...

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  • If Trump really wants to go after Amazon, he has options
If Trump really wants to go after Amazon, he has options

Adirondack Trust Com invested in 1,818 shs. ANALYSTS VIEWS: The current analyst consensus rating clocked at 1.7 on company shares based on data provided from FINVIZ. The business had revenue of $60.45 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $59.85 billion. (NASDAQ: AMZN ) to report earnings on April, 26.

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  • PM Abbasi reaches Kabul for day-long visit
PM Abbasi reaches Kabul for day-long visit

Pakistani Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi arrived here on Friday on a day-long visit and was warmly received Afghan President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani at the Presidential Palace. Foreign office on Thursday in a statement said that the visit aimed at reducing mistrust between the two neighbours. Afghanistan should focus on securing on its side of...

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