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Rookies report to Green Bay for Packers Rookie Camp

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Scott joined Green Bay on Saturday as the 172 player picked in the 2018 NFL Draft. For the rookies, the first time they get to go through the paces of being an National Football League player. "Got good guys in competition, it's not gonna do nothing but push me", Packers rookie wide receiver J'Mon Moore said. The Green Bay Packers' decision to release punter Justin Vogel centered around providing Vogel an opportunity to find a new home now and making sure rookie punter JK Scott ... Read More »

French rail workers set up street protests, resume strike

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On Wednesday, rail unions held a rally in Paris' city center to "put pressure on the government" before a key meeting with Prime Minister Edouard Philippe next week. It was organised by firebrand LFI lawmaker Francois Ruffin and other ex-members of the Nuit Debout (Up All Night) leftist movement that staged nocturnal rallies across France in 2016. Read More »

McCain book: U.S. should consider cyberattack to punish Putin

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Senator John McCain pleaded with Washington to "expose Putin's regime's corruption" after Vlad allegedly ordered cyber attacks in the U.S. ahead of the 2016 Presidential Election. "I don't know how much longer I'll be here", McCain read . "I worry we are at a turning point, a hinge of history, and the decisions made tomorrow might be closing the door on the era of the American-led world order", McCain said. Read More »

FBI Officials, Once Key Advisers to Comey, Leave the Bureau

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McCabe. Baker says he is resigning to join the Brookings Institution to write for it's national security law blog Lawfare. The FBI confirmed this week it has not collected personal email correspondence between anti-Trump FBI agent Peter Strzok and his mistress, now-former FBI lawyer Lisa Page , despite the fact the couple referred to using personal accounts to conduct official FBI business. Read More »

North Korea syncs clocks with South in show of reconciliation

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Earlier this week, the U.S. president suggested that the demilitarized zone , or DMZ, between North and South Korea would be an excellent venue for the planned summit, but that Singapore was also a possible site. Trump is pushing to denuclearize the Korean Peninsula. Chung told reporters it was "unacceptable" that the USA armed forces presence in Korea had repeatedly been raised. Read More »

Clinton impeachment lawyer to represent Trump

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In 1998, independent prosecutor Ken Starr served a subpoena on Clinton that ordered him to testify about his relationship with White House intern Monica Lewinsky. But critical decisions lie ahead. He repeatedly assured Mr. Trump and the public that the Mueller investigation would end quickly - first by Thanksgiving, then by the start of the new year. Read More »

Iran Deal Decision Affecting Oil Prices

US light crude was 5 cents lower at $68.38 and set for gain of 0.3 percent for the week. The global benchmark hit a 3-1/2-year closing high of $75.17 on Monday. Trump seems more persuaded by the objections of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who ostentatiously revealed captured documents that he said proved that " Iran did not come clean about its nuclear program" or its historical efforts to develop nuclear weapons. Read More »

Senate accepts resignation of former president

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Rosenberg , who served as Senate president from January 2015 through December 2017, also broke a promise made to his Senate colleagues before he became president that he would separate his personal and professional lives with a firewall, the report put together by Hogan Lovells US LLP found. Read More »

Day of weather brings the Probability of tornadoes

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Meteorologist John Pike said Thursday that an EF1 tornado with winds of 86-110 miles per hour touched down Wednesday night in northeastern Norman, Oklahoma. 2-Slight (yellow) - Slight risk - An area of organized severe storms, which is not widespread in coverage with varying levels of intensity. The storms Tuesday brought tornados across the Plains, photos and videos posted to social media show. Read More »

Its 'women first' for govt and party: PM Modi

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Results would be declared on May 15 . The time has come to punish the Congress and bring the BJP to power under the leadership of Yeddyurappa. In the capital city, it was the other opposition party, the Janata Dal Secular that was on the target. Read More »

May bank holiday set to be hottest on record

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We're expecting highs of 23C in London on Saturday, 25Con Sunday and 27C on Monday. Today will be cloudy in many places early on but temperatures will rise as the day goes on and there will be sunny spells. The cloud high and thin in the east making the sun hazy, lower cloud and some mist around some western coasts and hills - which may be thick enough to bring some patchy drizzle. Read More »

Suspect 'injured/detained' after officer killed

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Adamson stated a suspect in that murder opened fireplace and killed the officer, who later died. "I would just ask that you keep our officer in your thoughts and prayers". Indiana State Police Superintendent Doug Carter was at the scene. They believe the suspect remains inside. When they did locate him, the lieutenant said, he was lying on the floor. Read More »

Severe storms possible later today, high winds forecast

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Will the storms stay together over the next couple of hours? Showers and multiple rounds of storms will enter the region as we get closer to Wednesday evening bringing periods of heavy rain until Friday morning. The most severe part of the storm moved over Chicago about 12:30 a.m., causing flooding on the city's North Side. Most of the storm activity should be dissipated and out of the Central Texas area before the sun goes down. Read More »

'Gay cake' case to be heard at Supreme Court

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The original case against the McArthur family, who own Ashers and are backed by the Christian Institute lobby group, was taken by Mr Lee with the support of Northern Ireland's Equality Commission . He said it had been "unimaginable" at the time the brochure on celebratory cakes was produced that someone would request the message Support Gay Marriage. Read More »

AFC Asian Cup: Azkals grouped with China, South Korea

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The Philippine Azkals were again put in a hard predicament after being placed in Group C for their maiden appearance in the Asian Cup slated January in the United Arab Emirates. Defending champions Australia will renew their rivalry with Syria at the Asian Cup finals after being drawn alongside the Middle Eastern nation on Friday for next year's tournament. Read More »

INEC Releases Report On Underage Voting Today

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Let me reassure that those who registered in 2017 have started collecting their cards in the first quarter of 2018 ahead of the 2019 general elections. He however noted that under the present INEC, only 432,233 new registrants have been added to our national Voter Register, which represents 0.9% increase on the Register used for the 2015 general elections. Read More »

Ex-President George HW Bush released from Houston hospital

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President George H.W. Bush arrives for the coin toss prior to Super Bowl 51 between the Atlanta Falcons and the New England Patriots at NRG Stadium on February 5, 2017 in Houston, Texas. Bush's son, Jeb, tweeted his thanks for the support. He said that he was moved by the Houston Methodist announcement and that the atrium is lovely. Read More »

After Filibuster, South Carolina Senate Kills Abortion Ban Bill

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SC senators have voted to return for a rare Friday session as a debate over a ban on almost all abortions in the state continues. The vote to end a filibuster failed 22-23 on Thursday. MS now has the most restrictive law in the country banning abortions after 15 weeks, although that law was immediately challenged in court. South Carolina Gov. Read More »

Few more extra-warm days ahead, with chance of thunderstorms

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Wednesday: Sunny; high of 75. Sunday night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. West wind 5 to 10 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 22 miles per hour. South winds 0 to 8 miles per hour. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent. South winds 8 to 14 miles per hour. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Friday's forecast calls for sunny skies with a high of 69 and an overnight low of 43. Read More »

After two years in jail, Bombay High Court gives Chhagan Bhujbal bail

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Sameer Bhujbal's bail application is still pending before the high court. Bhujbal was arrested in 2016 by the Enforcement Directorate in the Maharashtra Sadan case. According to the ED, Bhujbal awarded contracts including the one for the construction of a new Maharashtra Sadan - the state guest house - in Delhi to a private firm allegedly in return for kickbacks for himself and his family. Read More »

Top EPA public affairs official departs

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After Hurricane Harvey hit Houston a year ago, the agency's press office charged a D.C. -based journalist at the Associated Press with "reporting from the comfort of Washington ", even though other AP reporters co-wrote the stories from Houston. Read More »

Local election results 2018: The results in maps

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Conservative leader and former leader of the council Kevin Davis retained his seat in Old Malden ward, joined by two other Conservatives . More than 40 per cent of the seats are in London . They gained 75 seats, taking their total to 536 council seats across England . Labour achieved a solid set of results in the local elections .We have consolidated and built on the advances we made... Read More »

Rihanna Says Her Next Album Will Be a Reggae LP

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But then the sweet bae tried to kiss Riri, paving the way for an entire evening of unrequited lip-locks. "We don't have a friendship now, but we're not enemies either", Rihanna told the publication. She adds that she does not like "too many compliments" while stating that the two are no longer friends. The popstar and beauty mogul however, stunned fans as she appeared on radiant on an unexpected but nevertheless welcome cover of U.S. Read More »

Kennedy Relative's Murder Conviction Vacated, New Trial Ordered

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At the time both were 15 years old. The ruling is not only the latest of the many twists in a legal battle that has been drawn out over decades, but could stand as the conclusion of a case that has attracted the attention of tabloids and television newsmagazines with its blend of a cold-case murder with celebrity and wealth. Read More »

Three women sue Charlie Rose, CBS News for sexual harassment

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Fourteen of the new accusations come from current or former CBS employees. In addition to CBS, both PBS and Bloomberg, which had aired the Charlie Rose interview show, severed their relationships with the 76-year-old. The Washington Post has reported that more than two dozen women say Rose harassed them . The allegations include details of comments Rose made about their intelligence and their ethnicity. Read More »

Neet 2018: Twitteratis offer financial aide to Tamil Nadu NEET aspirants

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On 4 May, Tamil Nadu chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswami announced that Rs1,000 and train tickets would be provided for students travelling outside the state. The help desk contact number for NEET candidates is 9061518888. "The government should felicitate taking exams in the state". The board has allotted examination centres in other states to aspirants from TamilNadu. Read More »

Honduras migrants: Thousands to lose U.S. protected status

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Citizenship and Immigration Services". The U.S. Department of Homeland Security faces a Friday deadline to renew the Hondurans' temporary protected status. Refugees from Syria, South Sudan, Somalia, and Yemen, who are in the USA thanks to TPS, have not been told to leave the country. Canada has become the target of choice for those who fear deportation from the United States. Read More »

President Trump still calling out Montana's Senator Tester

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As a Montana State Senator and especially one of the two leaders on the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee, Senator Tester has a moral obligation to represent Montana's veterans - not special interests or political nominees. "This is just politics", she told the Associated Press. Jackson withdrew his nomination and denies the claims. Sen. Isakson said that some of the allegations that had previously brought against Jackson had been "validated" by the CNN report . Read More »

Morning rain, afternoon showers — Metro Detroit Forecast

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There is a slight increase in the chance for showers and thunderstorms in the lower elevations on Saturday , with a few more storms in the area by late Sunday . Highs will move from the mid-70s to low 80s Friday , to mainly the 70s Saturday . Highs will be in the middle to upper 60s. But, you'll notice more clouds above and by the afternoon some we'll deal with rain. Read More »

Mom suspects racism after teens sons pulled from Colorado college tour

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They're described as quiet and thoughtful - except when they're rocking in their metal band, Snot Goblin. Gray mother said she called campus police, and the officer who responded told her he had moved there from Albuquerque 18 months ago and felt it "was a whole different culture up there [in Colorado]". Read More »

States approve religious vetoes on LGBT adoptions

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If signed into law, they would become the first pieces of anti-LGBTQ legislation to pass a state legislature this year. The bill says the Kansas Department for Children and Families can not block any foster or adoption agency from participating in its programs exclusively because it refuses to adopt or place children with LGBT individuals. Read More »

Will make alliance with Imran if needed: Zardari

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The former president went on to say that his party was ready to sit in opposition as well as making their government. "Such democratic governments are worse than military dictatorships", he alleged. Zardari said it was his opinion that general elections will be held on time. The former president said that his statements had been misinterpreted in media sections. Read More »

Minor girl sexually assaulted by elderly man, outrage in Andhra Pradesh

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The man, the girl's neighbour, committed the crime after luring her to his house by promising her chocolates, they said . Threatening to kill her if she told anybody about the incident, he had dropped her back home. The police launched a manhunt for Subbaiah but could not trace him even after 48 hours. He also announced a cash incentive to anyone who could give information about the absconding man. Read More »

Speaker Paul Ryan gives House chaplain his job back

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Burks talked about dismissively one thing like, 'possibly it is time that we had a Chaplain that wasn't a Catholic, '" Conroy wrote . A week after announcing his resignation from his role as chaplain of the House of Representatives, Rev. Read More »

Fresh clashes between Palestinian protesters, Israeli troops in Gaza, some 170 hurt

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Youths rolled burning tires to within 500 meters (yards) of the fence, using the smoke as a screen to counter Israeli sharpshooters on the other side. "We do believe the Israelis have a right to defend themselves", he said. According to the media reports, children are among injured. Hundreds of Palestinians vandalised the Gaza side of the Kerem Shalom goods crossing and torched the pipes that carry fuel and gas from Israel, the army said. Read More »

Trump says USA has a date, location for North Korea meeting

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Earlier it was reported that the summit was scheduled for late may - early June. Trump announced Friday that a time and place for his meeting with Kim has been set and will be announced shortly. Trump's previously complained about how much it costs the U.S.to maintain a military presence on the Korean peninsula. National security adviser John Bolton says President Donald Trump is not looking for ways to reduce USA troops stationed in South Korea . Read More »

Man mauled to death after trying to take selfie with a bear

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According to the police, when the victim tried to take a picture with the bear, the majestic creature struck him which led to a physical struggle that resulted in the unfortunate demise of the man. The man misjudged how close to the track he was standing, and the train struck him as it passed, the BBC noted. A video of the incident, shot by his fellow passengers, has gone viral. Read More »

Man hospitalised after attempting sex with auto

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Police in Newton, a city 25 miles north of Wichita, responded late Tuesday night to a 911 call about a naked man beneath an automobile. When they arrived, the sick bastard was sticking "his penis into the tailpipe of the vehicle". Powell says the guy is expected to be released in the hospital Thursday. He would not listen to commands or anything. "They ended up tasing him", Powell told The Kansan . Read More »

Woman who kidnapped newborn, raised child as her own apologizes

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Kamiyah , now 19, was taken from a Jacksonville hospital on July 10, 1998. "I'm so sorry", she said. "That's why you didn't hear from her in the sentencing hearing". She said she always believed the girl was alive; she could sense it. "It definitely wasn't logical, but for what I was thinking at that time, it seemed right". Read More »