Venezuela crisis: Opposition holds 'mother of all protests'

The military presence did little to ease the upheaval, however - or to dissuade protesters like Diaz. Wednesday's marches underscored the widening political rifts in the country, where the opposition has accused Maduro of creating a dictatorship in... More..

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8th Circuit Court denies stays for Ledell Lee's execution

Arkansas adopted an aggressive schedule of eight executions in an 11-day period, but stays have been issued for four of the men initially set to die. The Arkansas State Supreme Court has allowed a spate of ex...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

On-Again, Off-Again Speech by Ann Coulter Is On Again

But that appears to be wishful thinking. Berkeley is not the only American university to face protests against conservative speakers. "Unfortunately, (campus police) determined that, given now active secu...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Mesa rally features ex-presidential candidate Bernie Sanders

But in order to do that, the party needs to heal some pretty raw wounds from 2016. "It's stupid", said Mr. Perez. And as he reports , Democrats are having a tough time doing that healing. US Senator Berni...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

US Supreme Court to allow Arkansas execution

The state had planned to execute eight inmates over 11 days starting April 17, saying its lethal-injection drugs will expire at the end of the month. And that vote ultimately resulted in an Arkansas inmate be...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Why Bernie Sanders's Unity Tour Failed

Again, Sanders put that blame on the Democratic Party. Trump has proposed cutting funding to Meals on Wheels, Sanders said , which would cost many elderly people their only nutritious meal of the day, and li...More..

Deadly Paris Police Shooter Was French, Had Criminal Record
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Deadly Paris Police Shooter Was French, Had Criminal Record

He said: "I thought they were firecrackers". Investigators found a pump-action shotgun and knives in the auto of the gunman who targeted police on the Champs-Elysees, and were working to determine whether he ...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Ann Coulter Vows To Speak At UC Berkeley Despite Planned Speech Cancellation

The University of California, Berkeley has announced it has found a new "protected venue" for controversial rightwing speaker Ann Coulter , after initially canceling the event over security fears. After ma...More..

White House praises China for efforts to rein in N. Korea
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

White House praises China for efforts to rein in N. Korea

He said that under Trump, the USA will stand up to its enemies with its allies. The spectacle was followed by a test of their so-called intercontinental missile, which failed just five seconds after launch,...More..

Lions' release 2017 regular season schedule
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Lions' release 2017 regular season schedule

Basically, the two teams are seen as virtual equals and the home team gets a slight advantage for being at home. In SNF's return to Ford Field, the Lions and Steelers meet in primetime for the first time in the...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Ann Coulter Says She Will Speak at Berkeley Despite the University's Cancellation

UC Berkeley officials say they were unable to find "a safe and suitable" venue for the right-wing provocateur, whom campus Republicans had invited to speak. Harmeet Dhillon , an attorney representing two groups...More..

Murder suspect from Baltimore caught in Vernon
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Murder suspect from Baltimore caught in Vernon

Police said they were able to arrest Andrew Nurse, 27, was charged with first degree murder in Baltimore. Police said Baltimore investigators came to Vernon after they learned Nurse was possibly located at an a...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Venezuela opposition vows fresh protests despite deaths

However, Venezuela's opposition has summoned many protests, asking for an end to the 18-year-old socialist government and calling for elections. The director of the Venezuelan Criminal Forum, Alfredo Romero, ...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Border Lawmakers Balk at Donald Trump's Wall Request

The remarks from Mulvaney come as lawmakers must pass a spending bill by next Friday to avoid another government shutdown . "Some people on Capitol Hill believe you can get one of two things next week, a vot...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

After North Korea Threatens 'Super-Mighty Preemptive Strike,' China on 'High Alert'

While potential sanctions are under review by Washington, the significant characterisitc of the Trump administration is that it's using China to solve the North Korea issue. On Wednesday, China stopped short of...More..

Boston Celtics: Carmelo Anthony Trade Would Be Major Mistake
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Boston Celtics: Carmelo Anthony Trade Would Be Major Mistake

The package, reportedly , would likely have to include Celtics forward Jae Crowder, who Knicks GM Phil Jackson apparently loves (for good reason!). Expect the Celtics to ship the rights of one of their draft...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

UC Berkeley Will Now Allow Ann Coulter Speech To Take Place

We realize that this is disappointing news, but the good news is that UCPD and Student Affairs remain firmly committed to working with you to find an alternative time and date for Ms. On Saturday, protests ag...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Here's how Donald Trump's 'Buy American' order could play out

The H-1B program is open to a broad range of occupations, including architects, professors and even fashion models. "Any such move will not benefit the American worker, which is the intention behind the move"...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

US sees increased activity by Chinese bomber aircraft

Photo Credit: KCNA/Reuters "In the case of our super-mighty preemptive strike being launched , it will completely and immediately wipe out not only US imperialists' invasion forces in South Korea and its sur...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

After A Monthlong Search, Student Found Safe, Teacher Arrested

Sheriff's spokeswoman Kelly Giordano said the fugitive and his victim are believed to have stayed in the cabin for a day or two and were seeking odd jobs to earn money for food and gasoline in the surrounding C...More..