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American Students Stage A National Walkout To Plea For Stricter Gun Laws

American Students Stage A National Walkout To Plea For Stricter Gun Laws The mood immediately became somber when they arrived at a park about 2 miles (3 kilometers) away, where 17 memorial crosses ringed by flowers stood. They also pushed for state leaders to boost education spending for mental health programs. The walkouts were the latest action by a student-led gun control movement that emerged from the Parkland massacre. Students across the USA walked out of c... [Full Article...]

Trump to Remove His National Security Adviser

Trump to Remove His National Security Adviser Trump's first national security adviser, Michael Flynn, resigned within a month of taking the job amid controversy over his contact with Russian officials. White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders denied the assertion Thursday night, saying "there are no changes at the NSC". The president also thinks Bolton "is good on television", the Post reported . [Full Article...]

Red Raiders defeat SFA with late comeback

Red Raiders defeat SFA with late comeback Tech needed a closing 13-2 run with six points by Evans, a dunk by Zhaire Smith and a 3-pointer for separation by Brandone Francis. The Law firm of Smith and Smith combined for 19 points, 14 boards and 4 blocks providing most of the highlight plays from the game. [Full Article...]

Day after poll drubbing, Yogi cancels engagements to focus on UP

Day after poll drubbing, Yogi cancels engagements to focus on UP When Modi won office in 2014 with the most resounding victory in three decades, his party or its partners ruled only seven of India's 29 states. The closest the opposition came to winning the seat in the intervening years was in 1999, when Adityanath's victory margin declined to 7,300 votes. [Full Article...]

Rahul meets Sharad Pawar hours after BJP's bypoll defeat

The coalition went on to form the government in Uttar Pradesh . It was then that Adityanath formed the Hindu Yuva Vahini in a bid to consolidate his position in Gorakhpur and nearby areas. CPI leader D Raja said it proved the BJP is not invincible. BJP leads in Araria and Gorakhpur , trails in Phulpur. The BJP's tally in the Lok Sabha too has come down to 274 now from 282 in 2014. [Full Article...]

OR governor says Zinke told her offshore drilling isn't 'lucrative' there

OR governor says Zinke told her offshore drilling isn't 'lucrative' there Brown said Zinke also told her that offshore drilling near OR is made riskier by the location of the nearby Cascadia subduction zone fault, where drilling could trigger earthquakes. So, I resent the fact of your insults. In response to comments about his travel from Sen. Zinke said the travel disputes occurred because his commanding officer disagreed with his belief that Montana should be used f... [Full Article...]

Comprehensive plan ready to manage floods in Chennai

Comprehensive plan ready to manage floods in Chennai The state's own tax revenue has been revised to Rs 98,693.24 crore in the revised estimates for 2017-18 fiscal and has been projected at Rs 1,12,616.41 crore in the Budget estimates for 2018-19. The Athikadavu-Avinasi water project will be implemented at a cost of Rs 1,789 crore, Mr Panneerselvam announced. Panneerselvam said the State government will re-launch Chennai Mega City Development Mi... [Full Article...]

S. Africa demands retraction from Australia on remarks over land appropriation

S. Africa demands retraction from Australia on remarks over land appropriation The department of worldwide relations and cooperation (Dirco) has slammed statements made by an Australian politician, who says his country is examining the fast-tracking of visas for white South African farmers because of the dangers they apparently face in South Africa. [Full Article...]

Netflix on The Crown: 'No One Gets Paid More Than the Queen'

Netflix on The Crown: 'No One Gets Paid More Than the Queen' She's not known for histrionics, but Queen Elizabeth II would surely struggle to maintain her famous poise if she knew the actress playing her on The Crown earned less than the man portraying her husband. Suzanne told Variety: "Going forward, no one gets paid more than the Queen". British actress Olivia Coleman is stepping in to play the older monarch as upcoming Season 3 of the show moves i... [Full Article...]

Workers injured in liquid chemical plant explosion in Texas

Workers injured in liquid chemical plant explosion in Texas The cause of the incident is still being investigated. Fire crews from multiple departments battled the blaze and a Hazmat team from Fort Worth assisted. This rule updates a 1990s-era regulatory framework in order to better protect individuals from major industrial disasters. The Environmental Protection Agency deployed an on-site co-ordinator to help monitor air emissions, according to spok... [Full Article...]

Woman charged with murder in death of Missouri officer

Woman charged with murder in death of Missouri officer Morton was mortally wounded and four other officers escaped, but officers were not able to get medical attention for Morton because a gunfight continued with Waters, authorities said. Morton was wounded after being sent to the wrong house while responding to a 911 call made from another town. In a jailhouse interview with The Kansas City Star, Widger said she thought Waters had slipped out the... [Full Article...]

Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) VP Eric Branderiz Sells 452 Shares

Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) VP Eric Branderiz Sells 452 Shares The stock decreased 0.22% or $0.18 during the last trading session, reaching $82.12. About 4.39 million shares traded or 125.12% up from the average. It has outperformed by 27.73% the S&P500. As per Tuesday, May 3, the company rating was maintained by Ladenburg Thalmann. The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Friday, June 10 by Piper Jaffray. [Full Article...]

Statoil Plans to Change Name

Statoil Plans to Change Name Norwegian oil giant Statoil is looking to rebrand itself under the new name Equinor. Board members proposed the name this week and the new identity will be put to shareholders at an annual general meeting in May. Under that strategy, the company aims to "develop long-term value on the Norwegian continental shelf, deepen in core areas and develop new growth options internationally". [Full Article...]

US Diplomats Reportedly Told Not to Retweet Ousted Aide on Tillerson's Firing

US Diplomats Reportedly Told Not to Retweet Ousted Aide on Tillerson's Firing Since Tillerson does not do Twitter , he did not know what had happened until aides brought him the news. "That's not something you do in this country". Tillerson's ouster comes just days after Trump fired the opening salvo in what critics warn could become a trade war. The differences in policy and style between Trump and Tillerson, former CEO of Exxon Mobil, were no secret. [Full Article...]

Camper hangs 'precariously' from Florida overpass after crash

Camper hangs 'precariously' from Florida overpass after crash Three vehicles were involved in an accident on I-275 near 5th Avenue. St. Petersburg Police Department officers have closed roads near the dangling camper as a precaution. Northbound I-275 traffic had been diverted at I-175, with traffic moving on the right shoulder. Rescue crews worked to save those inside a camper that hung off a Florida overpass. [Full Article...]

Irish PM Varadkar set to meet US President Trump later

Irish PM Varadkar set to meet US President Trump later Mr Varadkar said he will use the 40-minute meeting to highlight Ireland's economic relationship with the U.S. and emphasise that there should be no new barriers to trade. Yesterday, senator Aodhán Ó Ríordáin released a statement condemning the Taoiseach's decision to extend an invite to President Trump. "I used to watch it all the time ", the president said. [Full Article...]

`Monster´ who murdered Aldi worker in revenge attack jailed for 30 years

`Monster´ who murdered Aldi worker in revenge attack jailed for 30 years Peter Moulson QC, prosecuting, told the court how Hord stabbed Mrs Willsher several times in the store before he was stopped and restrained by members of the public. He said the killing was calculated to cause the "maximum pain, horror, shock and trauma". At Mrs Willsher's funeral, her husband Malcolm said the death of his wife had left a "great hole in our lives". [Full Article...]

Gunfight underway on Srinagar outskirts

The alert security forces immediately swung into action and surrounded the village and a gunfight started there after, said the police official . In a statement, state media secretary Altaf thakur said they are deeply saddened over the attack on party leader Anwar Khan by militants at Khanmoah. [Full Article...]

Beal carries Wizards past Celts in double OT

Beal carries Wizards past Celts in double OT Meanwhile, Orlando Magic coach Frank Vogel notched up his 300th career win as his side toppled the Milwaukee Bucks 126-117. We expect to figure it out. "Twins do dumb (stuff), I guess", Morris said later, using an expletive in his remark. But at the end of the day we're National Basketball Association players. [Full Article...]

Farmers Take Centerstage in 1.74 Lakh Crore Budget of Telangana

Farmers Take Centerstage in 1.74 Lakh Crore Budget of Telangana As the State government gets ready present the Budget on Thursday, sources said that the 2018-19 Budget size would be around 20 to 25 per cent higher than that of 2017-18. "Of this, revenue expenditure is Rs 1,25,454.70 crore and capital expenditure is Rs 33,369.10 crore", state Finance Minister E Rajender said in his budget speech. [Full Article...]


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