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Two US Soldiers Killed in Helicopter Crash in Kentucky State

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Friday, the 101st Airborne Division announced Saturday . "The names of the deceased will not be released until 24 hours after next-of-kin notification is complete", the statement read. On Thursday, an F-16 crashed near Nellis Air Force Base in Nevada, killing Maj. On Tuesday, a Marine Corps Harrier jet crashed at the country's global airport. Read More »

Russian envoy requests meeting with Johnson on poisoning

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The Russian Embassy in London said earlier Saturday Yakovenko had sent a "personal note" to Johnson asking for the meeting. Relations between Russia and Britain have plunged to their lowest for decades since former Russian spy Sergei Skripal, 66, and his daughter Yulia, 33, were found slumped unconscious on a bench in Salisbury last month. Read More »

TDP MPs occupy Rajya Sabha even after day's adjournment

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Parliament was adjourned indefinitely on Friday, the last day of the Budget Session, after weeks of disruptions and repeated washouts. The BJP is practising divide and rule. Talking about YSR Congress MPs' absence for the opposition's human chain protest in the Parliament premises on Thursday, the Chief Minister said this was another example of YSR Congress Party's collusion politics. Read More »

Aussie boxer gifted first medal of Games without a punch thrown

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Tens of thousands of people marched on this year's Australia Day, January 26, in "Invasion Day" protests calling for a rethink of the national commemoration. Glaetzer's gold medal was just as thrilling as Chalmers' efforts, getting to the front of a six-man field in the final of the men's keirin final and hanging on to pip Lewis Oliva of Wales by 0.035 seconds. Read More »

No jobs, no vote: Indian town warns Modi ahead of 2019 polls

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The BJP chief also targeted the opposition parties over the washout of the Budget Session of the Parliament due to continuing protests and disruptions. "The day the poor gets roti, kapda, makaan (food, clothing and shelter), that is when we will know we have achieved something". "The BJP is the party of a New India ". Read More »

Reed takes two-shot Masters lead

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Through that prism, playing two over-par rounds was just fine. That gave him a 6-under 66 and a two-shot lead over Tony Finau and Matt Kuchar . 24, he got as high as seventh in the world in 2016). His best finish at a major was previous year in the PGA Championship where he tied for second. The Swede signed for five birdies in his second-day 70 and will be drawing on how well he played to win an epic battle with Phil Mickelson at Royal Troon as he bids to claim a second major. Read More »

Fresh Regime, Russian Airstrikes Kill 25 in Eastern Ghouta, Syria

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But the evacuations stalled this week amid reports Jaish al-Islam remained divided over a withdrawal, and heavy bombing hit Douma on Friday afternoon for the first time in around 10 days. According to United Nations officials, hundreds of thousands of people have been killed in the conflict to date. The top political figure in Jaish al Islam blamed Syria's global allies for the failure of the latest talks. Read More »

Indrani Mukerjea admitted to JJ Hospital

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Mumbai: Indrani Mukerjea, the prime accused in daughter Sheena Bora's murder and former head of INX media, was admitted to the JJ Hospital in Byculla late on Friday. We are suspecting a drug overdose and a possible brain condition. As per the case history shared by Byculla prison superintendent, the applicant showed symptoms of chronic small vessels ischemic changes. Read More »

Robbery: Police arrest seven suspects in Kwara

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Addressing newsmen on Saturday, Lawan Ado , said 17 persons were killed during the robbery attack. They reportedly blew up the entrances to the banks with dynamite and were said to have carted away millions of naira in cash shooting into the air sporadically to scare away residents and passersby. Read More »

Stevie Wonder joins Twitter, pays tribute to MLK Jr

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The video was produced and led by the iconic Stevie Wonder . Wonder himself appears at the beginning of the clip, praising King's teachings, stating, "Although Dr. "Our dream is of a world where we recognize each other's common humanity, that we shape for our children peace, justice and opportunity for all", said Barack Obama . Read More »

Florida woman charged with child abuse during visit in Lincoln County

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After receiving multiple, panicked 911 calls, deputies rushed to the Sweden home of Hanane Mouhib, where they found the 36-year-old still holding the blade, according to the Democrat & Chronicle newspaper. "We're just hoping this is an isolated incident", Mescher said. In a statement, Brockport school district officials said Abraham Cardenas was a first grader at Barclay Elementary School. Read More »

Ex-South Korean leader Park gets 24-year prison term

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She has been sentenced to 24 years in prison. She called her trial political revenge and declined to attend court sessions. She has also denied all wrongdoing. Among the other figures who were implicated in the scandal was Samsung heir Lee Jae-yong, who was initially sentenced to five years in jail last year. Read More »

Gaza clashes death toll rises to nine

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The number of protesters, however, was lower than last week, when a demonstration by tens of thousands led to clashes in which Israeli forces killed 19 Palestinians on March 30. Israel has defended the wars as a response to intense rocket fire from Hamas-ruled Gaza , and notes the group's history of suicide bombings and other deadly attacks, especially during the second Palestinian uprising early last decade. Read More »

Leishman draws closer to US Masters title shot, trails lead by two

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Leishman made a sizzling start with birdies in his opening three holes to hold the lead outright early on. "I hit so many lovely putts and nothing went in today". It was a frustrating start for the 2015 Masters champion and opened the door for everyone else on the leaderboard. Thomas fired six birdies during his second-round 67 that put him right in the thick of championship contention after going 2 over on Thursday. Read More »

At Least 9 Protesters Killed by Israeli Fire at Gaza Border

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The Palestinian health ministry in Gaza said a total of 491 Palestinians suffered gunshot wounds on Friday, as tens of thousands of demonstrators gathered at the border for the "Friday of Tires", burning stacks of tires in an attempt to shield themselves from Israeli snipers during protests. Read More »

Ex-Catalonia Leader, Freed From German Jail, Calls for Talks With Spain

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Puigdemont, who was released on bail from a German prison on Friday, said, "My wish is to return to Belgium". "My goal is to return to Belgium, but only after the end of the processes here in Germany - not before". It displayed images of Jordi Sanchez and Jordi Cuixart, two other Catalan independence leaders who were jailed in Spain a year ago amid efforts to create a Catalonian nation. Read More »

32 killed in renewed fighting near Syrian capital

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Firas al-Doumi, a rescue worker inside the battered town, told AFP military planes and helicopters were circling overhead. "The bombing still hasn't stopped". Moscow stepped in to negotiate a deal for Douma, the third and final pocket where Jaish al-Islam had been angling for a reconciliation agreement that would allow them to stay as a police force. Read More »

Masters 2018: Tiger Woods laments poor iron play in Round 2

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A momentous decision now also refers to what path Augusta National officials will take. After pounding a 337-yard drive Friday, McIlroy had just 167 yards left. After hitting his ball in the water at the 12th on Thursday, Tiger came to the par-3 12th hoping for a better result on Friday. For once, playing a Saturday at the Masters felt to Woods like a gift, not a right. Read More »

Lyon final a dream for Lacazette after hard debut season at Arsenal

Signed for a then-club record fee last summer, Lacazette hit nine goals in 29 appearances before going under the knife in February. "I need more time because it is really different than with Lyon". Wenger opted to rest Laurent Koscielny against Stoke last weekend and I think we'll see the French worldwide left out again tomorrow to protect him ahead of the trip to Russian Federation. Read More »

The US Will Need Turkey's Help to Stabilize a Post-ISIS Syria

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How are the messages mixed? The White House says the US military mission to eradicate the Islamic State group in Syria is coming to a "rapid end" but offers no timetable for withdrawal. This indecisiveness has prompted Trump to warm up further with Saudi Arabia, the same country that helped finance and logistically support the rise of jihadist Salafists, including Al-Qaida and Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS). Read More »

4/6 - Payton's Friday Afternoon Forecast

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Bring gloves and a hat, especially if you are sitting in the shade. Snow is expected to remain on the ground in northern MI as temperatures stay below normal, likely into next week, Boguth said. Snow began falling Tuesday but picked up in intensity early Wednesday , leaving roads slick and hazardous. Moisture looks to move in late Saturday night lasting right through much of the daytime hours Sunday . Read More »

Trump proposes $100 billion more in new tariffs on China

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Brent crude dropped 2.8 percent in the week while US crude fell 4.4 percent, the biggest weekly decline since early February. He says those interests include protecting USA farmers. Those tariffs followed a 25 percent tariff on imported steel and 10 percent tariffs on foreign-made aluminum targeting multiple countries including China. Read More »

James Gunn debunks Avengers: Infinity War Soul Stone fan theory

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The evil overlord grabs the infamous Gauntlet out of its futuristic safe and claims, "Fine I'll do it myself". For the time being though, fans are still left guessing as to where the final Infinity Stone will pop up. Bradley has served as a stand-in for Anthony Mackie and Chadwick Boseman on Marvel Studios' Captain America: Civil War , for Bokeem Woodbine on Spider-Man: Homecoming, and again for Boseman and co-star Sterling K. Read More »

Knebel expected to miss 4-6 weeks with strained hamstring

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Held scoreless for 22 consecutive innings and trailing 2-0 entering the fifth, the Brewers got a spark when reliever Josh Hader led off the inning with his first major league hit. Knebel, 26, had a breakout 2017 season in which he had a 1.78 ERA, 39 saves, a 40.8% strikeout percentage, and a 3.7 WAR. "I knew if it was torn off the bone I wouldn't be able to do anything, so it definitely was a little bit of a relief". Read More »