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Bidding process will begin to remove Confederate-era monuments

The appeals court ruling comes as Southern states grapple with how to treat relics of the Confederacy without seeming to promote violent racism, as NPR's Debbie...


Chicago women overpowers boyfriend, kills him with bleach

Monday, March 6, in the 6500 block of South Bishop Street in the Englewood neighborhood, the report stated. The two were reportedly fighting in a van when E...


Woman charged after live streaming 10-year-old son driving

A Monroe woman has been charged with letting her 10-year-old drive her vehicle on public roads while streaming it on Facebook Live. Monroe police said they ar...


Faizon Love Was Reportedly Arrested After Assaulting A Valet Attendant

Love was held in the Franklin County jail Tuesday and appeared in Franklin County Municipal Court Wednesday where he was charged with assault and a first-degree...


Polls show that President Trump's personality is hurting his approval ratings

The USA Today/Suffolk University poll has a 3 percent margin of error. However, a whopping 60 percent of Americans say they disapprove of the president's tem...


Iceland force companies to prove equal pay by law in historic first

Though some still try to claim that the gap doesn't exist (remember: just because it's not happening to you doesn't mean it's not happening to others), the Bur...


Kate Middleton's Private Secretary Rebecca Deacon Is Leaving Her Job

The exclusive venue in central London can only be used by people who have a direct link to the Royal Family. The princely couple will surely spoil it again in...


PMQs: Corbyn quizzes May about Surrey 'sweetheart deal' on social care

The Chancellor Philip Hammond failed to deny reports over the weekend that he would unveil £1bn in his spring Budget for social care. Within seconds, the inte...


Over 38% polling in UP's final phase

Polling in this seat would be held on Thursday. Voting was brisk with twenty-two per cent recorded till 11 am. Over 1.41 crore voters were eligible to exerc...


Curtains on a long, close, caustic election in Uttar Pradesh

It is on this account that both distributed a number of tickets to Muslim candidates to ensure the support of the community. Yadav's announcement of a Plan B ...


Uphaar Case: SC Rejects Gopal Ansal's 'Living On Charity' Plea

Now that his appeal has been heard, Gopal Ansal will head to jail. His brother, Sushil Ansal, 79, had been granted relief on the grounds of his advanced age. Fo...


Booker, Menendez split on Trump nominee for Israel ambassador

He assured senators that he regretted using inflammatory language and promised to be "respectful and measured" if confirmed. Democrats had voiced concerns ove...


Pak army rejects India's concern of militant activity along LoC

Pakistani DGMO was also informed about the repatriation of two Pakistani nationals apprehended in Uri. "The individuals will be repatriated through Wagah bord...


India names unchanged squad for third and fourth Tests

The Border-Gavaskar series now stands level at 1-1 after India defeated the Aussies by 75 runs in the second Test in Bengaluru on Tuesday. The Panel decided a...


CBSE exams begin today

However, students pursuing these subjects now in Class 11 shall continue with them in Class 12 in 2017-18, states a circular issued by Manoj K Srivastava, joint...


Parliament passes bill to extend maternity leave from 12 to 26 weeks

The Congress leader said the Maternity Benefit (Amendment) Bill, 2016, if fully implemented, will benefit only 18 lakh women in the organised sector leaving out...


Fire erupts in lawyer's trousers during arson trial

Gutierrez's client is accused of setting a auto fire, and at the time of the e-cigarette explosion, Gutierrez was arguing that the vehicle spontaneously combust...


Dalai Lama on 'Last Week Tonight with John Oliver'

John Oliver in the latest " Last Week Tonight " episode had interviewed Dalai Lama. Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang noted that the interview appeared in ...


Jammu and Kashmir: Encounter underway in Pulwama's Padgampora; 1 terrorist killed

Parra said. Identified as Jalal-ud-Din, a resident of Tahab, Pulwama , sources in the hospital said that the youth in his twenties was brought dead. While th...


Kiss of Love protest begins in Kochi

The Chief Minister on Thursday, admitted that there were indeed lapses on the part of the police. CPM Ernakulam district secretary P. Rajeev inaugurated the pro...


Oppn questions Govt's silence on USA hate crimes; 'next week', says Rajnath

He gives details about the militant Saifullah who was killed by security personnel. Meanwhile, the Rajya Sabha has been adjourned till 11 am on Friday amid upro...


USA general says Russian Federation has deployed banned missile

Vice Chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff General Paul Selva said on Wednesday that Russian Federation had deployed a land-based cruise missile that viola...


BJP will win UP polls with absolute majority: Rajnath Singh

A report in the Hindustan Times said that his importance could be gauged from the fact that he addressed about 200 rallies during the seven-phase election cam...


US Must See 'Positive Action' From North Korea — UN Ambassador Haley

She did not state exactly what the options are to rein in the North but added the USA are "making those decisions now and we will act accordingly". [Reuters E...


Ex-Trump adviser paid $530K to lobby during election

According to the documents, which are required for USA citizens doing work on behalf of foreign governments, the services were provided while Flynn was advising...


Shell to sell off much of its oilsands interests

The deal includes Shell's Carmon Creek, a project it abandoned in 2015 with a write-down of about $2 billion as oil prices crashed. Alberta's oil sands saw a ...


Arkansas college student proves sobriety by juggling during traffic stop

Puckett, whose license plate read JUGGLER , volunteered to juggle some bowling pins. Blayk said he was making his way home after studying late at the campus ...


Donald Trump's travel ban could wreck U.S. bid for 48-team tournament

That's why he has been elected". The United States has a pending bid to host the 2026 World Cup. He said: "We are now in the process of defining the bid req...


Telltale's 'Guardians of the Galaxy' to make gameplay debut at SXSW

The Guardians of the Galaxy are getting ready to make their Telltale debut this spring, and we now have some names to go with the voices. Telltale's Guardi...


Hawaiian Airlines plane diverted over blanket row

A disgruntled passenger caused the plane to divert after he took exception to the cost of a blanket. Officials say the passenger did not make a credible or di...


Jordan rejects Israeli measure to limit mosque calls to prayers

The present bill was proposed in November by Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who described it as a noise-ordinance issue when his ministers sent it t...


Multiple People Injured In Axe Attack At Düsseldorf, Germany Train Station

He killed 12 people, including the lorry's registered Polish driver, and was shot dead four days later in Italy after firing first at police there. German new...


Who is Kim Han-sol?

It's the first public comment by the Kim family since the murder at Kuala Lumpur International Airport on February 13 by attackers who allegedly smeared his f...


Fresh $100m brings CBN forex interventions to $1.138bn in two weeks

At the second intervention, a total of $221.3m was made available to 16 banks for forward sales to end-users of forex. The initiative is to ease access to buy...


Yasay's appointment as Philippines' foreign minister rejected

The CA's rejection of Yasay's appointment means that Duterte would have to tap a new head of the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA). He also mentioned that it ...