Tryon Palace's 3rd annual Easter Egg Hunt holds

Hundreds of egg hunters stood on the football field scooping up as many treats as they could. "It's a lot of fun". Kelli Jimerson of Atlantic Specialty Care said she thought the dreary weather might have kept some families home, but the kids who were... More..

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Arkansas fights on multiple legal fronts to begin executions
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Arkansas fights on multiple legal fronts to begin executions

This photo provided by Sherry Simon shows Pulaski County Circuit Judge Wendell Griffen taking part of an anti-death penalty demonstration outside the Governor's Mansion Friday, April 14, 2017 in Little Rock,...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Christians In The Middle East Celebrate Easter Amid War, Violence

Despite their fear of war, violence, and religious discrimination, the Christians over there gathered to cherish the traditional event at Jerusalem's Church of the Hoy Sepulchre. Processions marking the resur...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Turkey referendum was 'unlevel playing field': Monitors

The proposed amendments would undoubtedly led to some major changes in Turkey's political system, and, potentially, in their relations with allies and neighboring countries. The referendum approves 18 constitu...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Russia vetoes UN condemnation of Syria toxic gas attack

The US is "not getting along with Russian Federation at all" and the relations between the two countries "may be at an all-time low", US President Donald Trump said on Wednesday. position that Assad should leav...More..

Pro-Trump, anti-Trump protesters clash in Berkeley, California
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Pro-Trump, anti-Trump protesters clash in Berkeley, California

Dozens of police officers in riot gear standing nearby quickly jumped in with pepper spray, arresting 21 people, according to KRON-TV. Trump supporters got the bright idea to plan a rally at noon to counter...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Jared Kushner omitted meetings with Russian officials on security clearance form

Names of potential Priebus replacements are already being kicked around, with Allen hearing from one insider that candidates include House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy and Trump's economic adviser Gary Cohn...More..

Senate Republicans invoke 'nuclear option' over Gorsuch
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Senate Republicans invoke 'nuclear option' over Gorsuch

Republicans on Thursday overcame a ferocious Democratic effort to block a confirmation vote by resorting to a Senate rule change known as the " nuclear option ". Trump himself predicted to reporters aboard Air ...More..

Carousel Is Merrily Coming 'Round to Broadway Again in 2018
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Carousel Is Merrily Coming 'Round to Broadway Again in 2018

Three-time Tony victor Jack O'Brien will direct the revival, set to open on March 23, 2018 at a theater to be announced, according to The New York Times . Three artists with strong connections to Chicago at th...More..

Neil Gorsuch sworn in as Supreme Court justice, restores conservative tilt
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Neil Gorsuch sworn in as Supreme Court justice, restores conservative tilt

Justices Sonia Sotomayor and Elena Kagan were both sworn in publicly at the Supreme Court. Gorsuch will also be casting a vote in another significant case which pits religious liberty against LGBT rights. H...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Easter: Day to embark upon journey of self-discovery

While others may have a different belief, we believe that Jesus died on the Cross and after three days rose from the dead. His restoration symbolizes the everlasting life that is yielded to all who confide in H...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Alec Baldwin back as Donald Trump on 'SNL'

After rattling off his latest accomplishments and talking about the brewing conflict with North Korea, Baldwin's Trump brought in his two top advisers to address their recent battle for influence within the Whi...More..

Cuomo's tuition deal opens up colleges to less well-off
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Cuomo's tuition deal opens up colleges to less well-off

This fall, students attending State University of NY or City University of NY whose families earn no more than $100,000 per year can apply for the "Excelsior Scholarship". The program was created to close the...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Japanese PM urges North Korea to abandon its nuclear, missile development

The US Navy dispatched the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson strike group to the region last weekend, and Trump said this week that if China can't rein in North Korea's nuclear program, the United States wil...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

White House visitors secret

Now, he is handling some of the same matters on behalf of the federal government. He is now chief of staff at that agency - at the same time as the device is being tested and evaluated for possible purchase b...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

13 arrested in pro and anti-President Trump rallies

Frankel said police have reached out to event organizers and other law enforcement agencies in preparation for Saturday's rallies. The arrest total from Saturday's violent clash between protesters supportin...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Colon dominant over 7 innings as Braves beat Padres 9-2

Brad Miller and Steven Souza Jr. also homered for the Rays, who were coming off losing three straight at Yankee Stadium. While it won't have the same pomp and circumstance as Friday, it will be a chance to set ...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

FCO 'concerned' by failed North Korea missile test

Under rainfall, Pence later stood a few meters from the military demarcation line outside Freedom House, gazing at the North Korean soldiers across the border, and then peered at a deforested stretch of North K...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Alabama House Speaker Mac McCutcheon calls for Bentley's resignation at press conference

The legislative impeachment report suggested otherwise, saying he "encouraged an atmosphere of intimidation" to keep his romantic relationship secret. McCutcheon said he shared his opinion with Bentley in perso...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

One Trump tweet, four whoppers about Kansas special election

The Kansas election was the first of four special elections to fill seats in the House of Representatives - where Republicans now hold a 237-193 majority - to replace Republicans who took top jobs in the Trum...More..