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Central Michigan reschedules game after campus shooting

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The university police department released a statement on the school's website at 6 p.m. identifying the victims as James Eric Davis Sr., and Diva Jeneen Davis. Parents picking up students for spring break must stay off campus and go to the Comfort Inn, located at 2424 S. Mission Street , where university staff are on-site. Read More »

'White lies' at an apprentice White House

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The White House meeting came amid fresh public debate over gun laws, fueled by student survivors of the massacre at Florida's Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School , who have been meeting with lawmakers on Capitol Hill. I said, fellas, we got to do something. Scott Dworkin, who co-founded the anti-Trump Democratic Coalition, claims a GOP lobbyist told him that Trump is "only publicly acting like he's taking on the NRA". Read More »

Roberto Bautista qualifies for Dubai tennis championship semis

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The Spaniard, who dropped just one set on his way to the final, maintained his momentum in the second to outclass Pouille and win his eighth career title. Aiming to add the Dubai title to the trophy he collected in Montpellier earlier this month, the Frenchman broke the seventh seed in sixth game of the first to go up 6-3. Read More »

Iran criticises France over missile programme stance

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Ali Akbar Velayati, a top foreign policy adviser to the Leader of the Islamic Revolution, said on Saturday that Iran's defense program has nothing to do with any other country including France. The deal, which doesn't cover Iran's missile program, stipulates the removal of anti-Tehran sanctions in exchange for Iran staying away from pursuing a military nuclear program. Read More »

Germany: Merkel's fate hangs on outcome of membership vote

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The chancellor said she hoped the SPD would also back the deal. Volunteers, having surrendered their phones, will conduct the count in strict secrecy. If they don't, there could be a minority government or another general election. FDP leader Christian Lindner told the Funke Mediengruppe newspaper chain that another election would be the best solution if SPD members voted 'No.' He ruled out revisiting a three-way coalition, given the platforms of the parties involved. Read More »

Wrongful death lawsuit filed in Grand Canyon helicopter crash

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Three of the seven people aboard - Becky Dobson, 27; Jason Hill, 32; and Stuart Hill, 30 - died at the scene. The lawsuit, the first filed since the February 10 crash, accuses the helicopter's operator and manufacturer of negligence in the death of Jonathan Utall, 31, of England. Read More »

Malaysia remembers passengers of disappeared MH370 plane

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A relative (L) of a missing passenger onboard the ill-fated Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 cries during a memorial event in Kuala Lumpur on March 3, 2018. Family members lit candles on a stage Saturday and observed a moment of silence during the three-hour event. Azharuddin said the search is going smoothly and is expected to end by mid-June. Read More »

World's largest solar park inaugurated in Pavagada, CM terms it 'eighth wonder'

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Energy Minister D.K. Shivakumar said Karnataka will become self-reliant in power generation. The remaining capacity is expected to be ready by the end of this year. The project has not been without hiccups and delays. Also, in 2017, the Indian utility NTPC had to retender 250MW at the park after infrastructural issues dampened the interest of developers to participate. Read More »

Greece expects soon return of two soldiers who crossed Turkish border

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After their arrest, the two Greek military men were transferred to the Edirne militia Jandarma (Adrianoupolis), where they were interrogated and then transferred to the court for illegal entry into Turkey. Greek courts ruled they would be at risk of not receiving a fair trial. Greek government spokesman Dimitris Tzanakopoulos characterised the arrests as a "pure formality". Read More »

Cowboys to face Sooners in first round of Big 12 Tournament

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With Saturday's 82-64 victory of the sixth-ranked Jayhawks and their 84-79 win on February 3 at Allen Field House, Oklahoma State became the first team to accomplish the feat in 103 tries. While the Cowboys are still two wins away from that magic number of 20, Oklahoma State gets an opportunity for some more quality wins at the Big 12 Tournament in Kansas City, Mo. Read More »

BTS' J-Hope Delivers His Hopeful 'Daydream'

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Following "P.O.P", the mixtape takes a deep dive into trap and offers up " Base Line " and "Hangsang (Always)". "I, today, unveiled a mixtape that I have prepared for more than a year, but I was more nervous and tense than when I made my debut as a BTS member", he added. Read More »

Monett police issue warrant to arrest teen after making threats to school

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Police said the student said they didn't expect the type of response and didn't realize how serious it was, adding they only meant it as a prank. This was the result of an investigation by school officials and Ontario Police on Thursday following a report that the student was making threatening comments toward the school Thursday. Read More »

Gov. Jay Inslee vetoes legislative exemption bill

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However, lawmakers still want public records reform. Legislative leaders and representatives of the state's news media, which successfully sued the Legislature over its failure to release records, will try to resolve the dispute, he said. Read More »

Storm Emma causes transport chaos across UK

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The death toll in Europe since last Friday is at least 46, and 10 people have died in the UK. The icy grip of Storm Emma and the Beast from the East shows little sign of loosening as more snow is forecast for Yorkshire this weekend amid freezing temperatures and high winds. Read More »

Anadolu Agency photographer injured by Israeli gunfire

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Palestinian Authority Foreign Minister Riyad al-Malki met with Brazilian Foreign Minister Aloysio Nunes in Ramallah on Thursday and urged the South American nation to play a greater role in the Israeli-Palestinian peace process. President Donald Trump that the disputed holy city Jerusalem is the capital of Israel. Maliki added that the Palestinian leadership was seeking to see the negotiations led by multilateral global bodies, stressing that the United States should not remain the sole ... Read More »

Leicester Explosion Sees Three Men Charged With Manslaughter And Arson

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The latest arrests bring the number of men in custody over the blast to five, after three were detained by police on Wednesday, Leicestershire Police said in a statement. Five others received critical injuries and were taken to a nearby hospital. Earlier, 33-year-old Aram Kurd had pleaded guilty and claimed to run away from the spot to save his life. Read More »

March coastal storm: 'We expect to lose homes'

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Wind speeds reached 80 to 90 miles per hour on Cape Cod, while OH and upstate NY were blanketed by more than a foot of snow. Wind-driven rain gave way to snow by 8 a.m.in New York City, while heavy flakes were already falling Upstate and in Pennsylvania and northern New England. Read More »

7 things to look out for at this year's two meetings

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In a commentary Thursday, the state-run People's Daily defended the constitutional change as an "important move". "This amendment does not mean changing the retirement system for party and national leaders, and it does not mean a life-long term system for leading officials", it said. Read More »

Trump addresses possibility of US-NKorea talks

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Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics - Closing ceremony - Pyeongchang Olympic Stadium - Pyeongchang, South Korea - February 25, 2018 - South Korean President Moon Jae-in, his wife Kim Jung-sook, Ivanka Trump, U.S. But still, this is the first sign of willingness from North Korea in years, and it comes when the Trump administration has been signalling an openness to talk without pre-conditions. Read More »

Nor'easter, life-threatening flooding to sweep East Coast

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Police struggled to rescue people trapped in vehicles submerged in floodwaters, which made roads impassable and auto parks turned into small ponds. Massachusetts Gov. We will probably need to close the usual roads during high tide (Ocean Ave., Pier Road, Dyke Road) and a few others. Boston Harbor, which has only seen tides above 15 feet twice - in 1978 and in January, during the last bomb cyclone - might see the tide at that level when high tides occur late Friday night and late ... Read More »

United Kingdom man tried to form 'army' of child terrorists

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Umar Haque, 25, attempted to brainwash youngsters by showing extreme videos and making them reenact knife attacks on police during role play exercises. Jurors could not agree on a further count of disseminating a terrorist document, while he was acquitted of conspiring to possess firearms along with Nadeem Patel, 26, who was also found not guilty. Read More »

Saudi Crown Prince meets Lebanese PM in Riyadh

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Cairo supports Riyadh in its fight against Iran-backed Houthi militants in Yemen and a year ago joined a Saudi-led boycott of Gulf state Qatar and agreed to hand over two Red Sea islands to Saudi despite widespread criticism at home. Read More »

Boko Haram: MSF suspends operation in Borno town

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Aisha Wakil , who is also known as Mama Boko Haram, was a member of the Dialogue and Peaceful Resolution of Security Challenges Committee in the northern region, set up during the President Goodluck Jonathan era. The raid in the town of Rann marked the latest high-profile attack by militants in the northeast, coming less than two weeks after militants abducted 110 girls from a school in Dapchi in neighbouring Yobe state. Read More »

Sharma upstages big names, emerges leader after 2 rounds

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In his first appearance in a World Golf Championships event, Sharma added a five-under-par 66 to his opening round 65 to set the pace at 11-under 131 at Club de Golf Chapultepec in Mexico City . After a birdie/bogey start a second birdie of the day at the fourth sent him to the turn 1-under but it was three back nine gains that really vaulted him up the standings. Read More »

BJP used money, muscle power to win Tripura elections

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The energy in the party Saturday was palpable. While Deodhar has been the architect of the BJP's stunning win in Tripura , Deb, the state BJP President, was its face. He has also handled other parliamentary elections . The BJP had parted ways with the NPF ahead of the polls and joined hands with the newly-launched NDPP of Neiphiu Rio. Read More »

White House To Give Status Update On Opioid Emergency

The President spoke for stricter punishments while comparing it to such countries, which follow strict rules with respect to the supply of drugs. "We want America to understand this is a problem", US Surgeon General Jerome Adams said in an interview that aired on Morning Edition . Read More »

Individual allegedly suffers self-inflicted gunshot wound near White House

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The incident happened about 12pm local time (5pm United Kingdom time) and the surrounding area was cordoned off. Trump, who was in the White House at the time of the February 23 incident, thanked the Secret Service afterward. President Trump is now in West Palm Beach with First Lady Melania Trump, but has been briefed on the incident, according to White House deputy press secretary Hogan Gidley. Read More »