N.Korea agrees to hold high-level talks: Seoul

The President is expected to meet with Kim in April, the first time the North Korean leader has publicly met with a foreign head of state. North Korea has agreed to hold high-level talks with South Korea on March 29 at the border truce village of... More..

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Judge temporarily blocks Mississippi's new abortion law
by | Friday, March 23, 2018

Judge temporarily blocks Mississippi's new abortion law

The state's only abortion clinic, the Jackson Women's Health Organization, filed a complaint in United States District Court for Mississippi's Southern District and is seeking a preliminary injunction to prev...More..

Opposition party set off tear gas in Kosovo Parliament
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

Opposition party set off tear gas in Kosovo Parliament

Prime Minister Ramush Haradinaj said before the start of the session they had the votes to pass the deal. Rather than allow a discussion and a vote on the issue to proceed in parliament, the group threw te...More..

MS agriculture official expected to go to US Senate
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

MS agriculture official expected to go to US Senate

Thad Cochran's Senate seat when he resigns on April 1. A former Democrat who served in the state legislature before being elected to head the agriculture and commerce panel in 2011, Hyde-Smith will be the fi...More..

Fifth package bomb goes off in Texas, injures one at FedEx site
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Fifth package bomb goes off in Texas, injures one at FedEx site

The explosion at the FedEx center occurred sometime after midnight. Earlier Tuesday, a package exploded on a conveyor belt at a FedEx shipping center in Schertz, northeast of San Antonio , injuring a w...More..

Uber's driverless auto fatally knocks pedestrian
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Uber's driverless auto fatally knocks pedestrian

Uber's CEO Dara Khosrowshahi announced a halt of the self-driving vehicle pilot in the wake of the incident, as the company nd authorities launched independent investigations. There are now over 600 cars w...More..

Austin Police Suspect a 'Serial Bomber' is Attacking City After Fourth Explosion
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Austin Police Suspect a 'Serial Bomber' is Attacking City After Fourth Explosion

Fear mounted across Texas' capital on Monday after the fourth bombing this month - a blast triggered this time by a almost invisible tripwire, demonstrating what police called a " higher level of sophistication...More..

Man Arrested for Orchestrating Bomb Threat at the Roots' SXSW Concert
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Man Arrested for Orchestrating Bomb Threat at the Roots' SXSW Concert

The SXSW is a music/arts/technology festival that takes place annually in Austin, Texas. Police charged 26-year-old Trevor Weldon Ingram with making a terroristic threat, which is a third-degree felony, punis...More..

Pro-Turkish forces pillage Afrin after taking Syrian city
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Pro-Turkish forces pillage Afrin after taking Syrian city

The Syrian rebel forces, which have served as advance troops for the Turkish operation, seemed to have entered the city without a fight, after the Kurdish People's Protection Units, or YPG, withdrew to the su...More..

Amy Yu and Kevin Esterly timeline: Secrets, suspicions, then a flight
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Amy Yu and Kevin Esterly timeline: Secrets, suspicions, then a flight

She and Kevin Esterly, the man police say she willingly ran away with, were escorted to Miami by US Homeland Security Investigations agents and the US Marshals Service. They had them over for dinner at least on...More..

Dozens killed in Ghouta airstrikes as thousands flee
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Dozens killed in Ghouta airstrikes as thousands flee

Both have shown how foreign backers and their Syrian allies are reshaping the map after the defeat of Islamic State's self-proclaimed caliphate a year ago. The United Nations has said the exact number of pe...More..

Mizzou women's basketball upset by FGCU in NCAA tournament
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Mizzou women's basketball upset by FGCU in NCAA tournament

He walked the handshake line after the game with tears in his eyes. The Tigers will return four starters next season, including Cunningham. Junior Sophie Cunningham led Missouri with 35 points, tying he...More..

Trump approves official travel to Taiwan
by | Sunday, March 18, 2018

Trump approves official travel to Taiwan

China's Foreign Ministry has repeatedly said the law contradicts the "One-China" policy and would make the regional situation worse and create tension between Beijing and Taipei. It suspects Tsai wants to pus...More..

Ingram's clutch 3 give Loyola-Chicago upset of Miami
by | Sunday, March 18, 2018

Ingram's clutch 3 give Loyola-Chicago upset of Miami

Donta Ingram the senior guard from Loyola-Chicago hit a game-winning three-point shot at the buzzer to give the Ramblers a 64-62 win over the No. 6 Miami Hurricanes. Allerik Freeman had a season-high 36 points ...More..

British Foreign Minister refuses to shake hands with Russian ambassador
by | Sunday, March 18, 2018

British Foreign Minister refuses to shake hands with Russian ambassador

The Russian statement said the government could take further measures if Britain takes any more "unfriendly" moves toward Russia . Announcing the expulsion of 23 Russian diplomats in Parliament on Wednes...More..

Nordic athlete Mark Arendz to be Canada's flagbearer at Paralympic closing ceremony
by | Sunday, March 18, 2018

Nordic athlete Mark Arendz to be Canada's flagbearer at Paralympic closing ceremony

It's not the medal the Canadians were hoping for, as Canada had swept the gold medals since the sport made its Paralympic debut in 2006 in Turin. "It was that close, and was definitely an exciting race", he sa...More..

J&K: Anwar Khan of BJP Attacked by Terrorists in Pulwama, Policeman Injured
by | Saturday, March 17, 2018

J&K: Anwar Khan of BJP Attacked by Terrorists in Pulwama, Policeman Injured

A Central Reserve Police Force jawan was injured during the encounter. "It is a cowardly act of militants who attacked the party leader, Khan". "This attack on BJP leader and his PSO is highly condemnable a...More..

Melania Trump wears emerald green to meet Irish Prime Minister
by | Saturday, March 17, 2018

Melania Trump wears emerald green to meet Irish Prime Minister

The incident is an embarrassment for the Irish government in what is usually a "good news" trip to Washington for the annual Irish celebrations. And these are truly wonderful people. "If any politician is being...More..

Ole Miss To Hire MTSU's Davis
by | Friday, March 16, 2018

Ole Miss To Hire MTSU's Davis

The Mississippi native, who went to college at Mississippi State and later started his coaching career as an assistant at the school, was also an assistant at LSU from 1997-2002 prior to taking over in Mur...More..

Man who claimed he burned Natalee Holloway's remains fatally stabbed in Florida
by | Friday, March 16, 2018

Man who claimed he burned Natalee Holloway's remains fatally stabbed in Florida

Ludwick died after being flown to the hospital. Wednesdays incident took place along the 4300 block of Wesley Lane, police said. "We have nothing to say otherwise right now". Holloway was 18 when she went mis...More..

Dog Bound for Kansas on United Airlines Flight Ends Up in Japan
by | Friday, March 16, 2018

Dog Bound for Kansas on United Airlines Flight Ends Up in Japan

But when they landed in Kansas City, Swindle says United Airlines staff gave her a Great Dane instead. "This visual tag will further help our flight attendants identify pets in-cabin", the airline said i...More..

US Accuses Russia Of Hacking Operations, Imposes Sanctions
by | Friday, March 16, 2018

US Accuses Russia Of Hacking Operations, Imposes Sanctions

The sanctions will also target Russian nationals and entities for cyber attacks on the USA energy grid along with other US based companies and persons. I mean, is this the last that we can see for USA response ...More..

Oil prices stable after two-day decline, but rising United States output drags
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Oil prices stable after two-day decline, but rising United States output drags

Crude production from China's largest oil producer China National Petroleum Corp (CNPC) fell 1.6 percent in the first two months of 2018 compared with a year ago, a source with direct knowledge of the data sa...More..

3.14 ways to celebrate Pi Day
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

3.14 ways to celebrate Pi Day

Whether you're looking for a nostalgic whoopie pie or something a bit more. adult, you can find it locally. Bojangles': Bojangles' will offer three sweet potato pies for $3.14 all day Wednesday. The restaur...More..

Killed, Several Injured In Lahore Blast; Police Suspected To Be Target
by | Thursday, March 15, 2018

Killed, Several Injured In Lahore Blast; Police Suspected To Be Target

The senior police official stressed that if the suicide attacker had managed to enter the congregation site, the death toll could have been much higher. Khan has asked the CCPO Lahore and all RPOs and DPOs to...More..

US President Wants Visibility Through Wall at Border with Mexico
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

US President Wants Visibility Through Wall at Border with Mexico

The terminal is a few miles from the border-wall prototypes. Donald Trump is determined at keeping those who are not legal American citizens from entering the country unless they do it the correct way. Trum...More..

Facebook is a
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Facebook is a "beast" of dissension and conflict

On Monday, two UN officials tasked with looking into abuses in Myanmar criticised Facebook as part of a UN Human Rights Council hearing. More than 650,000 Rohingya Muslims have fled Myanmar's Rakhine stat...More..

Buhari receives U.S. secretary of state at Aso Rock
by | Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Buhari receives U.S. secretary of state at Aso Rock

A key mission for Tillerson will be to ensure sustained Chadian cooperation, while also easing its displeasure for being included last September on the visa-ban list. Chad, with its long border with Libya and p...More..

NCAA Tournament 2018: Syracuse leads surprises and snubs from Selection Sunday
by | Monday, March 12, 2018

NCAA Tournament 2018: Syracuse leads surprises and snubs from Selection Sunday

St. Mary's went 28-5, which is really good, but they didn't play an even remotely challenging schedule. "When we got on the plane to come to St. Louis, there are a lot of unknowns about kind of our future, es...More..

Russian President nonchalant over USA alleged meddling
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Russian President nonchalant over USA alleged meddling

Former President Barack Obama's cyber response team reportedly wanted to strike back hard at Russian Federation when they first learned of its election meddling in the summer of 2016. "The time will come when t...More..

US bars govt workers from Mexican resort of Playa del Carmen
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

US bars govt workers from Mexican resort of Playa del Carmen

Embassy in Mexico City received information about a security threat in Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo, Mexico". The warnings come after a bomb exploded on a ferry that runs between Playa del Carmen and Cozumel ...More..

United Kingdom holds high-level meeting on poisoning of ex-Russian spy
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

United Kingdom holds high-level meeting on poisoning of ex-Russian spy

Sergei and Yulia Skripal are both in a serious condition in hospital, after being exposed to a nerve agent, and becoming unwell in a park in Salisbury last week. Moscow has reacted angrily to the accusations ...More..

Africa Visit: Tillerson To Focus On Population, Institutions, Human Rights
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Africa Visit: Tillerson To Focus On Population, Institutions, Human Rights

Prior to his arrival in Ethiopia, the White House reported that the tour had been oriented to foster cooperation and mutual respect, based on understanding. "And I know that in the last administrations, even th...More..

Medicaid Work Bill Dies In Wyoming House Committee
by | Friday, March 09, 2018

Medicaid Work Bill Dies In Wyoming House Committee

That's the beauty of this whole system. Chants of "vote them out!" were heard after committee members passed the legislation. "I am embarrassed to have to be here today", Caskey said, "because our friends in ...More..

Parsons Green accused Ahmed Hassan 'used school prize to buy bomb materials'
by | Friday, March 09, 2018

Parsons Green accused Ahmed Hassan 'used school prize to buy bomb materials'

In early September 2017, Hassan allegedly seized a "window of opportunity" to prepare the device while his foster parents were on holiday in Blackpool. Thirty people were injured after the device partially deto...More..