EU urges Turkey to probe referendum vote

Turkey's High Electoral Board made a last-minute decision on Sunday to count ballots that had not been stamped by officials. Bulent Tezcan , deputy chairman of the opposition Republican People's Party, or CHP, said the party filed a formal request... More..

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by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

U.S. comedian Charlie Murphy dies aged 57

Murphy was slated to appear on the next season of "Power ". While not a great film, it obviously shows a love for the horror genre, and I can only lament the fact that we never got to see Charlie Murphy ret...More..

Sanders headlining event aimed at boosting Democrats
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Sanders headlining event aimed at boosting Democrats

Democrats hailed Thompson's unexpectedly strong performance but party strategists came under fire for not investing more in Thompson's campaign. The insurgent 2016 Democratic primary candidate and self-descri...More..

Trailblazing judge found dead on Hudson River bank
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Trailblazing judge found dead on Hudson River bank

Abdus-Salaam became the first black woman appointed to the New York Court of Appeals in 2013, as appointed by Democratic Governor Andrew Cuomo to the state's high court. Abdus-Salaam called her office Tuesd...More..

Lawsuit against Trump over foreign payments expands
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Lawsuit against Trump over foreign payments expands

CREW claimed that Trump is forcing them to divert time and money from its mission of "serving as a watchdog" to all parts of government. The original complaint came soon after Trump was sworn in as USA pres...More..

Trump group's ads bolstering GOP Obamacare repeal drive
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Trump group's ads bolstering GOP Obamacare repeal drive

His consulting firm was behind the Trump campaign's extremely targeted online advertising, and Parscale believes this strategy contributed to Trump's win in November. Two examples illustrate what may be the bro...More..

ROUNDS: Judge Neil Gorsuch will be an excellent Supreme Court Justice
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

ROUNDS: Judge Neil Gorsuch will be an excellent Supreme Court Justice

North Carolina wants the justices to take up and overturn a decision that tossed out its restrictions on voting as unconstitutional. Portman said Gorsuch is well-qualified, moderate and deserves the yes vot...More..

AG Jeff Sessions plans crackdown on violent street gangs
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

AG Jeff Sessions plans crackdown on violent street gangs

The op-ed comes after Sessions has publicly spoken out against so-called consent decrees, reform agreements between the Justice Department and local police forces that have been found to have committed improper...More..

Oklahoma Tax Credit That Boosted Wind Production to End
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Oklahoma Tax Credit That Boosted Wind Production to End

However, it will be "years" before the state sees results of the change, according to the report. While HB 2298 closes the incentive to new wind developments, in keeps it in place for utility-scale solar, geo...More..

Oklahoma
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Oklahoma "witch" gets life terms for terrorizing grandchild

Robinson, who is accused of dressing up as a witch named "Nelda", admitted to scratching the child's neck, hitting the girl in the fac, striking her with a rolling pin on the hand and cutting her hair while s...More..

Handy hint: Melania prompts Trump on national anthem protocol as Twitter implodes
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Handy hint: Melania prompts Trump on national anthem protocol as Twitter implodes

According to Grisham, kids who attended the previous Easter Egg Rolls in the White House were not given the chance to enjoy all the activities as the grounds were too crowded. It was the first time though that ...More..

Assad Allies Promise Force if US Keeps Crossing 'Red Lines'
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Assad Allies Promise Force if US Keeps Crossing 'Red Lines'

Days later, after a chemical weapons attack on Syrian civilians that the USA blames on Assad's regime, the Trump administration sharpened its rhetoric and launched several dozen cruise missiles at a Syrian airf...More..

Trump Questions Tax Day Rallies
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Trump Questions Tax Day Rallies

Trump's stance on his tax returns has shifted dramatically in the past year. The site ReleaseTrumpsTaxes.org designated Friday, April 14 Call Congress Day, and petitioner Nancy Nuehnergarth is urging Americ...More..

Demonstrators Demand the President Release Tax Returns
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Demonstrators Demand the President Release Tax Returns

Also present at the Washington DC march was law professor Jennifer Taub, who had come up with the idea for the themed march in January after hearing presidential adviser Kellyanne Conway say that the presiden...More..

SNL's Donald Trump Cold Open Recapping First 100 Days
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

SNL's Donald Trump Cold Open Recapping First 100 Days

In a typical " Apprentice " manner, the Trump character played out an elimination, in which Bannon was banished and asked to "join Kellyanne Conway in the basement". Sean Spicer's Easter Message sketch easily t...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

North Korea accuses the USA of provoking a nuclear war

NORTH Korea has defied Donald Trump's demands to abandon its nuclear and missile programmes, launching a missile from an eastern port city on Sunday morning which apparently failed to hit its target as it immed...More..

Watch the Jackie Robinson statue get unveiled at Dodger Stadium
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Watch the Jackie Robinson statue get unveiled at Dodger Stadium

The team will unveil his likeness during Jackie Robinson Day festivit. Before Jackie broke the baseball color barrier, the game was very segregated. In fact, Robinson has been rewritten as an apolitical her...More..

MI highlighted in small city list of best places to start business
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

MI highlighted in small city list of best places to start business

WalletHub , the personal-finance website, recently conducted an in-depth analysis of 2017's best small cities in which to start a business, and ranked Carbondale second in the United States, according to a news...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Supreme Court denies Arkansas' request to conduct execution

The plan for six to eight quick-fire executions in less than two weeks has never before been attempted in the modern era of the United States death penalty. Davis came within hours of execution in 2010 before ...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Trumps Greet Children and Families at Easter Egg Roll

The White House was expecting more than 21,000 children and adults to attend the festivities. The military band performed - beautifully, as always. Pierre is the designer who created her dress for the inaugurat...More..