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Voters can still register ahead of Virginia's June primary races

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They are: Tom Carlucci of Dunmore, a behavioral intervention specialist who works with the autistic; former Lackawanna County Commissioner Randy Castellani of Archbald, on unpaid leave from his job as Haggerty's chief legislative assistant; his brother, Robert Castellani of Blakely, an automobile salesman; Francis McHale of Scranton, a lawyer, accountant and retiree who spent nearly 30 years as administrative assistant for the State Workers' Insurance Fund; and Kyle Mullins of Blakely, former ... Read More »

Tharoor terms charge-sheet against him 'preposterous'

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Tharoor has been arrayed as an accused in the case. Romil Baaniya, the DCP filed the affidavit saying, "As soon as the draft police report is received after legal vetting by the prosecution department, the same shall be submitted before the competent trial court for consideration and concomitant judicial proceedings". Read More »

Poor People's Campaign launches days of protests around US

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Calling it the "Poor People's Campaign," the activists invoked the memory of Martin Luther King Jr ., who started a campaign by the same name in 1968 shortly before he was assassinated. On Monday, Barber, the former president of the state's NAACP chapter and the pastor of Greenleaf Christian Church in Goldsboro, was not in Raleigh, but in Washington, D.C., leading a similar protest in front of Congress. Read More »

Former Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid has surgery for pancrea

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The statement said Mr. Reid , 78, who was the Democratic leader in the Senate for more than a decade, is resting with his family and is in good spirits. "My thoughts are with Harry and his family today". Reid, who was first elected to the Senate in 1986, retired at the end of his term in early 2017, when he was Senate minority leader. Read More »

Trump Moonwalks Away From Pledge to Denuclearize North Korea

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Trump, in a tweet Saturday, already thanked North Korea for its plan to dismantle the nuclear test site, calling it "a very smart and gracious gesture!" U.S. But it remains unclear if Kim would ever fully relinquish the weapons he probably views as his only guarantee of survival. Also, note that the focus on ICBMs would mean that the US safeguards its own population at the cost of accepting a North Korea nuclear capacity which covers all of South Korea and Japan. Read More »

Mother denies abuse after her 10 children are taken into protective custody

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Police discovered filthy circumstances within the residence shared by Rogers and Allen, police Lt. Greg Hurlbut stated. Police added that officers found spoiled food on the floor and animal and human feces at the house. The investigation began March 31, when police responded to the missing juvenile report in Fairfield, 46 miles northeast of San Francisco. She said the children slept on cots in one bedroom because they were close. Read More »

Pic Talk: Sonam Kapoor is a real stunner

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L'Oréal has always been the official partner of the film festival and has sent numerous brand ambassadors from across the world to represent it. The official India Twitter handle of the cosmetic brand shared a photo that shows Sonam kissing Mahira on her head. Read More »

Strong Emotion as Embassy Opens in Jerusalem

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In a recorded message, Mr. Trump said "our greatest hope is for peace". "And fact is the only true foundation for a just and lasting peace". "We demand that this action be stopped immediately, and we want those responsible to be brought to justice from the Israeli side because this is not allowed under the provisions of global law". Read More »

Al-Azhar condemns deadly churches attack in Indonesia

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Islamic State has said it was behind the bombings, which were the worst since a series of attacks on churches on Christmas Eve in 2000 killed 15 people and wounded almost 100. The fifth and latest bomb blast comes after separate suicide attacks by one family on three churches sent shockwaves across Surabaya, about 800km west of Indonesia's capital, Jakarta . Read More »

MI5 chief: Russian Federation could become 'outlaw' due to Skripal case

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That has been in growing doubt amid a row over whether Britain will still be allowed to participate in the EU's multi-billion pound Galileo global navigation satellite project. Twelve terror plots have been thwarted by MI5 and police since last year's Westminster attack in London , bringing the total number of thwarted incidents since 2013 to 25. Read More »

Iraq elections thrown open as outsiders appear strong

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Millions of Iraqis went to 8,959 polling centers across the country on Saturday to vote for their parliamentary representatives in the first general election after Iraq's historic victory over the Islamic State (IS) group last December. The results unexpectedly showed former Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki, who was touted as a serious challenger to Abadi, lagging behind. His father, highly respected Grand Ayatollah Mohammad Sadeq al-Sadr, was murdered in 1999 for defying Saddam Hussein . Read More »

Marvel's plans to introduce the first Muslim superhero in a future film

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What's cool about Kamala though, is that she gives a very realistic view on growing up Muslim in America-despite her having abilities to shapeshift. Ms. Marvel which is another character in the comic books, a Muslim hero who was inspired by Captain Marvel , is definitely in the works. "We're doing Capital Marvel right now", Feige said, when asked whether Ms. Read More »

Dust storm lashes Delhi and NCR, traffic hit

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A dust storm accompanied by a squall hits parts of Delhi , Noida and Gurugram on Sunday evening. "Till 9 p.m. more than 70 flights have been diverted and a few outbound flights have been delayed due to the ongoing weather condition", the official told IANS . Read More »

Venezuela suggests PDVSA may be ready to pay $2B award to Conoco

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PDVSA did not immediately respond to an email seeking comment. In another legal move to avoid oil being seized, PDVSA transferred ownership of crude to be refined at Isla to its US unit, Citgo Petroleum, one of the sources added. COP reportedly has been trying to seize PDVSA's oil assets at the 335K bbl/day Isla refinery in Curacao, after temporarily seizing ~4M barrels of crude that PDVSA had stored on St. Read More »

Karnataka polls over, petrol, diesel prices rise after 19 day freeze

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The price of petrol was increased 17 paise per litre and that of diesel by 21 paise per litre in Delhi on Monday. Oil PSUs, which have been since June a year ago revising auto fuel prices on a daily basis to reflect changes in the cost, have kept pump rates static since April 24, an analysis of daily price notification issued by oil companies showed. Read More »

President Trump to rally Thursday in Elkhart, IN

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The Indiana rally comes as the president has told advisers he is eager to ramp up his campaign travel on behalf of Republicans. The president carried 10 states in 2016 that have Democratic senators on the ballot this year and is expected to campaign heavily to help Republicans maintain Senate and House majorities and elect GOP governors. Read More »

Israel calls on Ireland to follow the United States move to Jerusalem

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu held a reception Sunday night at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in the lead-up to Monday's embassy opening. "Unfortunately, the crossing is closed today and will remain closed until the foreseeable future due to severe damage caused by Palestinian rioters", said Lt. Read More »

After 7895 days and 1235 games, Wenger bids farewell to Arsenal

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Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger signing autographs ahead of his final match in charge before the Premier League match at the John Smith's Stadium , Huddersfield. It just seemed right that, despite not playing particularly well, Arsenal were able to win the very last game of his tenure. Now, they face Huddersfield, who are safe from relegation but only just. Read More »

Milla Jovovich To Star In Monster Hunter Adaptation

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As reported by Variety , action star heroine Milla Jovovich has been cast to star in a Monster Hunter film. Constantin Film's " Monster Hunter ", the video game adaptation budgeted at around $60 million, will go into production starting in September, re-teaming Constantin with its " Resident Evil " star Milla Jovovich, director Paul W.S. Read More »

Gold Coast boy kidnapped for ransom: cops

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Witnesses told detectives they saw two men in the vehicle, which was intercepted south in Grafton on Saturday following a tip-off from a member of the public. 'There is some information that we are continuing to evolve and investigate in regards to the possibility of other persons involved, ' he said. "He had some slight scratches consistent with being bound", Detective Inspector Hogan said. Read More »

Trump greets U.S. on Mother's Day, remembers his mom

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Trump also said in the video that "America's strength has come from the love, courage and devotion of our mothers". "She came from Scotland and she met my father when she was very young", he added. As AOL.com reported, also Melania spent Mother's Day alone with Barron previous year as Trump went golfing. As a mother myself, I know what goes into raising a child. Read More »

Milwaukee Brewers vs. Colorado Rockies, 5-13

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Brewers pitching prospect Freddy Peralta made his major league debut on Sunday against the Rockies at Coors Field . The Milwaukee bats stayed quiet as 5 Rockies pitchers combined for the shut out, scattering five hits including a double from Suter, the only extra base hit for the Brewers in the contest. Read More »

22 tourists missing as bridge collapses in Neelum Valley

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Police officials stated that 25 tourists tried to take clicks on a bridge, located over the Jagran Nullah in Kundal Shahi area. Five bodies have been recovered till now. The injured students were shifted to a local hospital and later flown to Combined Military Hospital (CMH) through army helicopters. Meanwhile, Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi expressed grief and sorrow over the incident in Neelum Valley. Read More »