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Michelle Obama dances with Parker Curry, her littlest fan

Michelle Obama dances with Parker Curry, her littlest fan On Tuesday, the former First Lady of the United States shared a photo with the adorable 2-year-old who thought she was "a queen" after seeing her official portrait at the Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery in Washington , D.C. "Parker, I'm so glad I had the chance to meet you today (and for the dance party)!" "I think we were all just smiling, and her joy and her awe was infectious", he ad... [Full Article...]

Oscars 2018: Saoirse Ronan scoops the sartorial award

Oscars 2018: Saoirse Ronan scoops the sartorial award During the red carpet pre-show before the Golden Globes , Hollywood's first big event after the industry was rocked by an onslaught of sexual assault allegations, all eyes were on the coordinated black dresses worn by actresses and activists and the defiant statements they made during interviews. [Full Article...]

US Intelligence Chief Warns of China Spending to Boost Influence

US Intelligence Chief Warns of China Spending to Boost Influence The finding has shadowed Trump's first 14 months in the White House amid multiple congressional investigations and a probe by Special Counsel Robert Mueller. "There's some issues that we could discuss in classified session, but I can't do that here", Coats repeated. "The President directs me to do my job and my job is to provide the intelligence, which formulates policy", Coats responded: "The P... [Full Article...]

No Chaos in White House, Trump Says, 'Only Great Energy'

No Chaos in White House, Trump Says, 'Only Great Energy' While some stories carried over from the previous week, like the ongoing gun control debate, the recent resignation of White House Communications Director Hope Hicks , and his controversial proposals on trade, it was former advisor Sam Nunberg's multiple cable news interviews that dominated the headlines. [Full Article...]

Russian double agent critical after suspected poisoning on United Kingdom soil

Russian double agent critical after suspected poisoning on United Kingdom soil Sergei Skripal , 66, and his 33-year-old daughter Yulia are now critically ill in hospital. Neither police nor the hospital have offered details thus far, but a " major incident " has been declared at the Salisbury District Hospital as a result of the exposure. [Full Article...]

Tri-series T20 to go on despite emergency in Lanka

Tri-series T20 to go on despite emergency in Lanka Police and some residents said Sinhalese owned properties were also attacked. He is now in Sri Lanka leading India in the Nidahas Trophy which is the T20I tri-series. Dhawan put on a crucial 95-run third-wicket stand with Manish Pandey, who made 37, to test the Sri Lanka bowling but missed out on a ton after falling to Gunathilaka's off-spin. [Full Article...]

Migos sued by concert venue for allegedly starting riot

Migos sued by concert venue for allegedly starting riot A lawsuit filed on behalf of the venue claims Migos encouraged the audience to fight, causing "patrons to be stabbed, robbed, beaten, severely harmed, and injured". Representatives for Migos did not respond to a request for comment. Update, 6:15 P.M. The Alt , the local alt-weekly that broke the news, said that the Grammy-nominated group is also being sued by Sharome Ross, who claims tha... [Full Article...]

North Korea Is Willing to Discuss Giving Up Nuclear Weapons, South Says

North Korea Is Willing to Discuss Giving Up Nuclear Weapons, South Says North Korea has now met both those conditions. But, Chung said, Kim is willing to discuss denuclearisation in talks with Washington - which could be the crucial concession needed to enable a dialogue to happen. US President Donald Trump dubbed Kim "Little Rocket Man" and boasted about the size of his own nuclear button, while the North Korean leader called Trump a "mentally deranged US dotard... [Full Article...]

UN Rights Official: Myanmar's Ethnic Cleansing of Rohingyas Continues

UN Rights Official: Myanmar's Ethnic Cleansing of Rohingyas Continues Almost 700,000 refugees have now sought refuge in the country since violence broke out in the northern part of Myanmar's Rakhine State in late August of 2017. The office is monitoring developments after several thousand people living in a makeshift camp "were reportedly ordered to vacate the area by the Myanmar authorities", the agency said. [Full Article...]

House to debate bill to reduce violence in schools

House to debate bill to reduce violence in schools But as the result of an amendment offered Monday by Sen. However, Sen. Gary Farmer, D-Fort Lauderdale, wasn't as optimistic. "I think the amendment was to clarify that we weren't expecting front-line teachers to take on those duties" of carrying guns, Senate President Joe Negron, R-Stuart, said in a press conference after the Senate adjourned for the day. [Full Article...]

Trump sends mixed signals on steel tariffs, Canada, Mexico and NAFTA

Trump sends mixed signals on steel tariffs, Canada, Mexico and NAFTA Reuters said many economists believe rather than increasing employment, price increases for consumers of steel and aluminium, such as the auto and oil industries, will destroy more USA jobs than they create. Six months of tense talks have produced little in the way of progress and a move by Washington to link the steel and aluminum tariffs to progress on NAFTA was rebuffed by Canada and Mexico... [Full Article...]

New Volvo XC40 named 2018 European car

New Volvo XC40 named 2018 European car The XC40 SUV pulls off what no other Volvo model could, bringing the first European Car of the Year title for the Swedish carmaker. As part of the new-look range, Volvo for the first time offers three globally available SUVs in the fastest growing segment in the industry. [Full Article...]

Statewide tornado drill offers a reminder of the importance of preparedness

Statewide tornado drill offers a reminder of the importance of preparedness This is a test message. The sirens sounded as part of the statewide tornado drill. Should actual severe weather be a threat that day, the exercise will be held on March 21. Repeating, this has been a test tornado warning message for the 2018 West Virginia Tornado Drill. Repeat, this has only been a test. LAT.LON 3904 7975 3921 7978 3948 7991 3943 8009 3947 8061 3962 8085 4038 8057 4059 8059 4061... [Full Article...]

Reddit CEO Steve Huffman Acknowledges Users Shared Russia Propaganda

Reddit CEO Steve Huffman Acknowledges Users Shared Russia Propaganda As more information has come to light on Russia's alleged campaign to spread disinformation during the 2016 election in the United States, we've learned more about how Russia-backed trolls used the most popular websites like Facebook , YouTube and Twitter in their operations. [Full Article...]

Trump says Oscars lacked star power - like him

Trump says Oscars lacked star power - like him His intro had its ha-ha moments , but he used the opening monologue to encourage award recipients and presenters to talk about important issues such as those initiatives and, he suggested, the March For Our Lives protest on the 24 of this month. [Full Article...]

Italy's hung parliament reflects public disdain for business as usual

Rival populist leaders fought Monday for the right to govern Italy after their surge in a general election left the country in political limbo. That system had been dubbed the "second republic". Lega's strength within the centre-right coalition has put Salvini in pole position to become the next prime minister, a prospect that many in Europe will look at with trepidation. [Full Article...]

PM should make statement in Parliament on bank scams, demands Cong

PM should make statement in Parliament on bank scams, demands Cong The SFIO, which is under the corporate affairs ministry, has written to each of the over-30 banks which have either loaned money to the scam-tainted firms or extended any services, sources said. Chitalia, who police say was the authorised signatory for Gitanjali for the allegedly fraudulent transactions, was detained by Indian immigration authorities on his arrival from Bangkok. [Full Article...]

Watchdog: Trump adviser Kellyanne Conway violated Hatch Act

Watchdog: Trump adviser Kellyanne Conway violated Hatch Act The Office of Special Counsel, which is unrelated to Robert Mueller's office, says Conway violated the Hatch Act twice a year ago when she advocated for Republican Roy Moore and against his Democratic rival, Sen. The Office of Special Counsel (OSC), which is in not affiliated with special counsel Robert Mueller's Russian Federation investigation, announced Tuesday that Conway violated the Hatc... [Full Article...]

Phil Mickelson targets Masters after WGC-Mexico win

Phil Mickelson targets Masters after WGC-Mexico win Thomas, the playoff victor in last week's Honda Classic , appeared headed for another title when his eagle at 18 gave him a two-stroke lead. "Yeah, I'll get there.seven more wins and I'll be there, but I don't have the month or the time, but I will get there". [Full Article...]

S Korean governor to step down after rape allegations

S Korean governor to step down after rape allegations Given his popularity, Ahn Hee-jung had been tabbed as a potential presidential contender to succeed Moon after his five-year term. An Hee-jung, who is accused of sexually abusing his female aide for months, party officials said Monday. Kim mentioned the abuse of power that took place in Ahn's office and how it was complicated for her to reject her boss's requests. She said she could never say no t... [Full Article...]


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