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When will Mark Zuckerberg testify before Congress?

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Those developments came as congressional officials said CEO Mark Zuckerberg will testify next week, while Facebook unveiled a new privacy policy that aims to explain the data it gathers on users more clearly — but doesn't actually change what it collects and shares. Read More »

Texas National Guard Deploys Troops To Texas-Mexico Border

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The policies generally refer to the release of unauthorized immigrants while they await immigration hearings instead of keeping them in custody. "We continue to see unacceptable levels of illegal drugs, unsafe gang activity, transnational criminal organisations and illegal immigration flow across our southern border", Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen told reporters at the White House yesterday. Read More »

Mark Zuckerberg reveals Facebook may charge users to keep their data private

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While the scale of such promises remains to be seen, the CEO also mentioned his intent of carrying out a "full audit" of Cambridge Analytica , despite knowing about the situation since 2015. Nelson said afterward that Zuckerberg was "forthright and honest to the degree he could" be in the private, one-on-one meeting. The Green Party said the committee has agreed to its request. Read More »

NIA puts former Pakistani diplomat Amir Zubair Siddique on 'wanted' list

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The duo were posted in Sri Lanka when they conspired to carry out terror attacks at US Consulate in Chennai and Israel Embassy at Bengaluru. Police said the SUV was being driven by the defense and air attache at the U.S. "However, such restrictions have not been slapped on Russian Federation", the senior journalist noted. While the NIA chargesheeted Siddiqui in February, the other three officers could not be identified. Read More »

Trump Says US 'Cannot Allow' Syrian Chemical Weapons Attacks

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The United States launched a cruise missile strike on a Syrian air base a year ago, after dozens of civilians died in a gas attack in an opposition town in northwest Syria . Trump also spoke over phone with French President Emmanuel Macron to continue their coordination on responding to Syria's apparent use of chemical weapons on the attack, the White House said. Read More »

Mattis 'not ruling out' Syria military action after Douma attack

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Robert Wood, U.S. ambassador to the Conference on Disarmament, says " Syria has neither the global credibility nor any moral authority" to lead the forum, "given what they have done to their own people with use of chemical weapons". Officials in Washington were seeking to verify early reports by rescuers and others that the Assad government was culpable. While speaking to reporters Monday, Mattis blasted Russian Federation over its role to oversee the removal of chemical weapons from Syria ... Read More »

UK's Hammond warns of 'catastrophe' for Ireland if no EU deal: FAZ

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The UK will be out of the single market, out of the EU's freedom of movement rules, and setting its own regulations on immigration, she said at a news conference in Copenhagen. "I'd like to see one of those sachets in the Brexit museum to remind people that women fought hard to get the vote, how the European Union undermined that by stripping it of its power and how Brexit makes voting meaningful again by restoring democracy to our Westminster Parliament". Read More »

President expects North Korea meeting in May or June

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Trump made the remarks at a cabinet meeting where he also acknowledged the two sides were in talks to prepare for the meeting. White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders previously said President Donald Trump 'will promote free, fair and reciprocal trade practices to grow the USA economy and continue to (bring) jobs and manufacturers back to the U.S'. Read More »

Oil surges more than 3 percent as trade war fears recede

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The United States has similarly lopsided trade imbalances with other countries, including Mexico. Experts says it's a weird state of affairs, given China's own track record on trade. After the USA unveiled a list of $50 billion in potential tariffs on Chinese products, Beijing responded with plans to implement billions in penalties on US soybeans, cars and other items. Read More »

Jawbone on British beach belonged to huge ancient reptile

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Artist rendering of the ichthyosaur Shonisaurus in life and its skeletal reconstruction. He made contact with ichthyosaur experts Dean Lomax , of the University of Manchester, and Professor Judy Massare , of SUNY College at Brockport, who both expressed an interest in studying the bone. Read More »

House Speaker Paul Ryan will serve out his term, says spokesman

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The Wisconsin Republican replaced John Boehner as house speaker in 2015 and is in his tenth term as a House member. They did not say why Ryan has decided not to run. Peter Baker, chief White House correspondent for the New York Times, confirmed that Ryan would not be seeking re-election. Confidantes of Ryan have said that part of his decision comes from how frustrating it is to work with President Trump. Read More »

'No discussion on human rights at Kim-Moon summit'

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Kono, who is on a two-day visit to the capital, is expected to reiterate the appeal in an afternoon meeting with South Korean President Moon Jae In, who plans to hold a summit on April 27 with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un . Kono arrived in South Korea late on Tuesday, on his first visit to the country since becoming foreign minister in August past year. Cho said that, given that Kim sat closer to the North's ruler at the North-China summit than top diplomat Ri Yong-ho and Ri Su-yong, a ... Read More »

Early voting underway in Floyd County

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The Allen County Electric Board will have polls open in the building's lobby for all Allen County registered voters from 8 a.m. -4:30 p.m. weekdays through May 1. In Ohio, early in-person voting at the state's 88 boards of election began at 8 a.m. Tuesday. Voters may vote in either the Republican or Democratic primary, but not both. Read More »

Arizona Supreme Court Unanimously Agrees To Prohibit In-State Tuition For 'Dreamers'

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The university system used that ruling to offer lower tuition and continued the practice when the Court of Appeals ruled previous year that federal and state law don't allow lower tuition for DACA students. President Donald Trump has tweeted about DACA frequently after announcing a year ago he would end the program. But the order said any Arizona law could be subject to the Voter Protection Act, since voters approved a 2006 ballot measure requiring lawful immigration status for someone ... Read More »

Hither Green burglar death flowers 'an insult'

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Flowers, balloons and cards near the home targeted by Henry Vincent - stabbed to death while armed with a screwdriver - were ripped from a fence after dark on Monday. "If it is a normal person it is different - it could have been my house [that was burgled]". "I think that it's really sad that someone's died and I think it's not their fault that he's died and it's up to them to grieve for him however they want to do it". Read More »

Govt Rules Out Extending May 18 Deadline For Air India's Bidders

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According to an NDTV report , Tata Group is not happy with the conditions as it thinks they are very unfavourable. The victor might also be required to list Air India and would need to abide by conditions created to safeguard employee interests, restricting its ability to cut staff. Read More »

Tara Sutaria officially joins the cast of Student of the Year 2

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Unlike many star kids, Ananya doesn't seem to shy away from the cameras but seen happily posing for them. The introduction to Tara Sutaria reads "Queen bee". At the high profile global event, Ananya was paired with Prince Philip d'Arenberg and cut a fine figure wearing Jean Paul Gaultier. Another poster featuring Tiger Shroff's hunky avatar was also released by the makers today. Read More »

Disruptions in Parliament: PM Narendra Modi to observe fast tomorrow

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Rahul Gandhi had been on fast for quite a short span of time, in protest of the alleged unfairness of the government against the dalit community in relation to the SC/ST act. This will be part of the BJP's day-long hunger strike to protest against the disruption of Parliament by the opposition. Talking about the Rafale Deal Surjewal blamed the centre government for compromising with the national security. Read More »

Hourglass Capital LLC Increases Position in Exxon Mobil Corp (XOM)

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XOM underperformed by 20.84% the S&P500. Uss Investment Management Ltd bought 82,100 shares as the company's stock declined 12.23% with the market. Suncor Energy Inc ., ( NYSE: SU ) exhibits a change of 0.25% during the last trading, with the company's shares hitting the price near 36.2 on active trading volume of 11024407 contrast its three months average trading volume of 3.63M. Read More »

Contestant loses $7K, trip to Spain in epic 'Wheel of Fortune' fail

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Wheel Of Fortune contestant Jonny lost out on thousands of dollars for mispronouncing a word in a TV moment that will probably haunt him until the end of his days. The contestant looked saddened as Sajak tried to explain. The puzzle was missing the letters "g" and "p". Brace yourself for a maximum cringe when you watch this clip where the puzzle was completely solved, all spelled out, and all Johnny had to do was read it correctly , but that seemed to be asking a bit much. Read More »

Malaysia general elections on May 9

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Dr Mahathir retired in 2003 after 22 years as prime minister, ... Mohd Hashim said there were 14,940,526 registered voters. In the last general election held in 2013, BN managed to win 133 out of the 222 seats, though it obtained less than half of the popular votes. Read More »

Leaked Video Shows Israeli Forces Shooting Palestinian, Celebrating

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Fawzi Barhoum, a Hamas spokesman in Gaza, insisted that the man who was shot had been killed , without identifying him. Senior Palestinian official Hanan Ashrawi said the video showed what Palestinians have long alleged regarding the actions of Israeli occupation forces on the Gaza border, "but nobody has been listening". Read More »

Firefighter injured following house fire on north side

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Two young children were saved from a fire after their 17-year-old brother quickly removed them from their smoke-filled home, the Tucson Fire Department said. Beasley says the family believes the home was struck by lighting. Several fire departments are at the scene of an active house fire in the Town of Richland. Read More »

Trump to skip South America summit to focus on Syria

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Since Trump took power in January 2017, Vidarte said, "the topic that has dominated ties with Latin America has been the search for measures that will benefit his country more". "If the President of the United States is indeed the leader of the free world, that person should be able to walk and chew gum at the same time", Eliot Engel, a ranking member of the U.S. Read More »

Nocturnal encounter breaks out in Kulgam village

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J&K police officials claim that two to three militants are trapped in the house. "A joint team of the army and special operations group of police cordoned off the area and appealed the militants to surrender", a senior police officer said. Read More »

Police arrest suspect in Waianae shooting

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A traffic stop on Central Avenue resulted in the arrest of a 29-year-old Milwaukee man. Police said he was found hiding in a garbage dumpster on Sparks Street and arrested on outstanding warrants. The Ebonyi State Police Command on Monday arrested the Coordinator of Ezeukwa Development Centre in the Onicha Local Government Area of the State, Mr. Read More »

April Is Child Abuse Prevention Month in Pennsylvania

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The pinwheel is a national symbol for awareness. The city will "plant" 100 blue and silver "Pinwheels for Prevention" in front of City Hall on Friday, April 13 at 2 p.m. Judge Birch sentenced him to one year at the Nebraska State Penitentiary. Abuse from a caregiver can be the result of frustration with the child. Read More »

US, Russia fight at United Nations over Syria chemical weapons attacks

Syria's government and its ally Russian Federation have denied the chemical attack took place, but rescuers and medics said that dozens of people, including many women and children, were killed. "The United States is again trying to mislead the worldwide community and is making yet one more step toward confrontation", Nebenzia told the 15-member Security Council. Read More »

County declares Work Zone Safety Awareness Week

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The highlight of the year is Work Zone Awareness Week, April 9 through April 13th. The event will also highlight major projects in the area. Ferber Engineering Company President John Van Beek says, "As we look towards the construction season, it's always a good idea to get the word out about upcoming projects, even projects that have already started here". Read More »

French train strike drags on, 74% of drivers on strike

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An Ifop poll published Sunday in the Journal du Dimanche showed 44 per cent of respondents believe the rail strike is justified, down from 46 percent last weekend, while 62 per cent said the government should carry out the reforms without making concessions and 72 per cent said they'd welcome competition on high-speed and regional lines. Read More »

Turkey condemns use of chemical weapons in Syria's Douma

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Ankara launched Operation Olive Branch in Syria'snorthern district of Afrin On January 20, explaining it by the necessity clean the border from what it described as "terrorist army". "We assume that the simplest way of normalization in Afrin, now, when Turkish representatives say they have reached the fundamental purposes there [in Afrin], is to return the territory of Afrin under control of the Syrian government". Read More »

Panicked Children Jump From Balcony of Burning New Jersey Dance Studio

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Local Mayor, Michael McPartland, was on the scene to witness the tense rescue and praised the courageous reaction of the bystanders. Terrifying video showed numerous girls having to leap while people below rushed in with ladders. He called the community's effort " one of the bravest things I've ever seen", per NBC. Sgt. Dalton said: "We couldn't do it quick enough". Five people were hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries. Read More »

Queen jokes about Trump and 'health and safety' with David Attenborough

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The pair were walking in the gardens of Buckingham Palace for a documentary about conservation in the Commonwealth when their conversation was interrupted by helicopters overheard. The Queen's Green Planet also features Prince William in Canada, Prince Harry in the Caribbean and actress Angelina Jolie in Namibia working on the Queen's Commonwealth Canopy projects. Read More »

Paul: Mueller Overstepping Bounds In Trump Investigation

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More specifically, the story says people in Trump's orbit have learned not to take his every statement as an order but sometimes just as an indication of frustration or a way of talking. Search warrants are a fairly standard, though aggressive, law enforcement tool and are often sought in cases where authorities are concerned someone may hide or withhold evidence. Read More »

Pre-monsoon work at Mumbai Airport hits 300 flights

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Additionally, Jet Airways also rescheduled another 70 flights, including 17 worldwide ones. The airport is the second busiest in the country. . However, a majority of the airlines have maintained that it was a planned event and passengers were informed in advance. Read More »

Lockdown lifted, search for bank-robbery suspect continues in Newton

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In a press release, the Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police Department said two suspects entered the bank, approached employees while brandishing handguns and demanded cash. After demanding money, the suspect fled with an undisclosed amount of cash in both cases. Rowley is now being held on bail. Anyone with information on this incident or suspect is asked to contact the SPD tip line at 912-525-3124. Read More »

Billings cashes in as CSK complete thrilling chase to down KKR

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Timely intervention by the Chennai Police based on Intelligence inputs by the State and Central agencies ensured that the first match of this season's IPL tournament in the metropolis began as per schedule though there were apprehensions till the last moment about the match between Chennai Super Kings ( CSK ) and Kolkata Knight Riders ( KKR ). Read More »

Good Friday Agreement: Clinton visit marks anniversary

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The deal involved eight political parties from Northern Ireland , as well as the British and Irish governments and it particularly focused on civil and cultural rights, as well as justice and policing. By 1994 the conflict had continued for around 25 years - with thousands of lives lost - and Mr Mitchell's core principles required non-violence and commitment to democracy from all the parties prior to entering negotiations. Read More »

Back-to-back wins amount to baseball coach's 300th win

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Katie Harless led AHS with three hits while Kim Wyatt two. Wilson eventually scored on a passed ball. In the fourth inning, with Hastings leading 8-0, an HC error ended the flawless game for Svec and allowed Colton Van Otterloo to reach base. Read More »

US, Russia clash at United Nations over chemical weapons attacks in Syria

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Russia's government has previously allowed Israel freedom of movement over Syria , despite backing Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad. Haley dismissed the Russian draft as "all about protecting the Assad regime" because of provisions that would have required the Security Council to endorse its findings - in other words, giving Russia a veto over any attempt to apportion blame. Read More »

KRBC AM Forecast: Monday, April 9, 2018

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WEDNESDAY: Partly sunny, breezy. "There will be locally higher amounts up to 5 or 6" possible The Monday morning commute could be a bit slick, so allow extra time for your morning commute. With high pressure in control at the surface, we should see a nice day with sunshine and highs creeping into the lower 50s. The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted cloudy weather conditions over the central states of the country for the morning of Tuesday , April 10, as confirmed in ... Read More »

Wyandotte Teachers Ready for Another Week In Oklahoma City

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Even the Tulsa schools superintendent, Dr. Deborah Gist, marched alongside the teachers. "If you want a different outcome, you have got to change the players at the table", she said. Adjusted for inflation, the state's general funding of schools was down 28 percent per student since 2008, according to the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities . Read More »