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Man detained after 2 explosives set off in California store

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There are no reports of injuries or significant damage. Officers attempted to stop the Honda but the driver continued on, leading officers on a short pursuit before pulling over. "Each device had ignited small fires to products within close proximity". Sam's club employees quickly used fire extinguishers to quell the blaze. Read More »

Trump wants National Guard on Mexican border until wall built

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In its latest budget, Congress did designate $1.6 billion to improve existing infrastructure (like fences) along the border, but nowhere near enough to build an actual wall. Col. Walters. Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen made the announcement at the White House on Wednesday. An agreement between the federal government and the state governors would mean that Guard troops remain under the command of the governors, with each consenting to assign specific troops to support border ... Read More »

Brisk winds, warmer Friday with wintry mix

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Cold Canadian-source high pressure has invaded the Chicago area all the way south into the Ohio River Valley with temperatures expected to peak in the 30s area-wide today, dropping back into the 20s tonight . Environment Canada predicts 2-4 cm more white stuff to fall overnight then a 40 per cent chance of flurries and northwest winds at 20 km/h gusting to 40 and a low of -2 C. Read More »

Hillary is Complaining Again, This Time It's About Fox News

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After losing the election in November 2016, Clinton has set up the political action organization Onward Together, released a 500-plus page campaign post-mortem and embarked on a lengthy speaking tour to promote the tome. "When you've been accused of everything, like I have, and you realize some people believe it, it's really depressing". The former chief diplomat said consumer researchers "had never seen a bigger drop than they saw - in sentiment toward me - until the Comey letter on October ... Read More »

Indian Air Force Initiates Process to Acquire 110 Fighter Jets

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New variations of Dassault's Rafale, Eurofighter Typhoon, Lockheed Martin's F-16, Boeing's F/A-18 Super Hornet, Russia's MIG-35, and Sweden's Gripen are expected to compete. Currently, the IAF has 32 combat squadrons against a sanctioned strength of 39.5, which is sought to be raised to 42. When in service, these fighters will fill six squadrons. Read More »

Troops await orders for Trump border security deployment

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With troops in all states, the National Guard has been called on by past presidents and governors to help secure US borders, and the Texas contingent said it had "firsthand knowledge of the mission and operating area" that will allow it to move seamlessly into the new role. Read More »

Trump tweet promises 'strong action' on nation's border laws

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The Mexican foreign ministry said Nielsen told Mexico's top diplomat that troops deployed to the border "will not carry arms or carry out migration or customs control activities". "This is the 440th day of the Trump administration", the reporter said. In a nonbinding statement approved unanimously Wednesday, the senators asked Mexico's government to freeze joint efforts "in the fight against transnational organized crime" until Trump starts acting "with the civility and respect that the ... Read More »

Trump to snub White House press dinner for second consecutive year

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Trump said Friday in a radio interview on "Bernie & Sid in the Morning" that he "probably" wouldn't attend the event this year, just as he skipped it last year. "So much of the media is dishonest and corrupt!" Earlier in March, Trump also called out the Washington Post , claiming confusingly that it needed to register as a "lobbyist" because its owner , Jeff Bezos, is also the CEO of Amazon. Read More »

Woman Brutally Thrashed by Husband in Local Train in Mumbai

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The other passengers are also seen watching and filming the incident. The accused is arrested. In the video , accused Rafique Khan (32), a taxi driver, is seen hitting and molesting the 30-year-old woman inside the coach. Initially, she tries to snatch something away from his hand, following which he throws her on to the train seat, climbs on to it, completely overpowers her, and attempts to strangle and molest her. Read More »

Salman Khan's die-hard Pakistani fan also wants to go jail with him

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The Jodhpur Sessions Court on Friday chose to defer proceedings in Bollywood actor Salman Khan's bail plea hearing to Saturday. The video, which is making rounds on internet now, is actually from 2015 when Salman was convicted by a Mumbai court in the 2002 hit-and-run case in which the actor was accused of mowing down five people sleeping on a pavement, one of whom died later. Read More »

Rohit, Mahela hail DRS, mid-season transfer window in IPL

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Kane Williamson will fill the shows of David Warner for Sunrisers Hyderabad. "There's also about the quality of player, like Bravo is still competing well, Watson's competing well, Harbhajan has a great skillset, Dhoni is a fine leader". It's also a squad that looks a touch unbalanced, loaded with spinners and light on pace options and power-hitters. Tamil parties and other fringe groups in the state, including Dravidar Viduthalai Kazhagam, Tamizhaga Vazhvurimai Katchi (TVK) led by former ... Read More »

Shots Fired in Residence, Police Arrest

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One of the suspects was chased down outside the 7 Regency Village Drive residence, where he was when police arrived, and four others who were inside at the time also were taken into custody. Police say that he has already been charged with common assault. When the anti-narcotics police raided his house, they were able to uncover the seedlings, despite the man's best efforts to hide them, said Col Taher Al Dhaheri, director of drug control in Abu Dhabi police. Read More »

Halifax man's murder trial in death of yoga teacher

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The lawyers for six Black Souls gang leaders convicted on racketeering and drug conspiracy charges past year are now seeking a judge's approval to speak a with a juror who reportedly made explosive claims about racist behaviour during the jury's chaotic closed-door deliberations. Read More »

18-Year-Old Nigerian, Israel Ogunsola Stabbed to Death in London

David Lammy at the scene in Link Street, Hackney, east London after a man in his 20s died after being stabbed on Wednesday. Twelve of those killed this year have been teenagers, according to London's mayor Sadiq Khan, including the last victim, Israel Ogunsola, 18, who was stabbed to death on Wednesday. Read More »

Trump threatens $100bn in additional United States tariffs on China

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The proposed move, which would triple the amount of Chinese goods slapped with levies, would be retaliation for China's own retaliatory measures. The world is teetering on the brink of a trade war between China and the US. Aberdeen's Wolf said Chinese authorities could make life hard for American companies operating on its turf by using selective enforcement of regulations, such as fire codes and food safety, as a means to shutter parts of their operations. Read More »

Trump Says He Still Has Confidence in Embattled EPA Chief Scott Pruitt

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Dravis additionally beforehand served as authorized counsel at Freedom Companions Chamber of Commerce. Critics, however, say that the rental arrangement casts the appearance of impropriety over a range of EPA decisions. Questions surrounding Pruitt's public account of his management decisions have been sharpened by recent revelations about his unusual rental arrangement previous year. Read More »

Trump proposes $100 billion in new tariffs on Chinese goods

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Mr. Gao didn't elaborate. Trump's unexpected move on China threatens to unravel efforts by top U.S. and Chinese trade officials to lower the heat and reach an agreement that could stave off an escalating conflict. President Donald Trump is pleased that that aluminum prices are down after he imposed new tariffs. The exercise yields a broad list of potential targets, which is narrowed by considering the economic impact that tariffs would have on consumers at home. Read More »

Register your child now for the upcoming Spartan Kids Race

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Mendocino County Sheriff Tom Allman on Wednesday called last week's incident in California, where a woman drove off a California cliff with her six adopted children and wife, a "crime". The vehicle's software indicated the SUV stopped at a scenic pull-over area, then roared at speeds of up to 90 miles per hour before plunging more than 100 feet into the Pacific Ocean, according to Greg Baarts, acting assistant chief for the California Highway Patrol's Northern Division. Read More »

State law library announces plans for National Library Week

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The Sonderegger Nursery history will be the subject of a program on Tuesday, April 10 at 7 p.m.at the Beatrice Public Library. Libraries in the PALS Plus Consortium, will join libraries nationwide April 8-14 in celebrating the many ways libraries lead their communities through the transformative services, programs and expertise they offer. Read More »

Brazil's ex-president ordered to turn himself in

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They spoke on the condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to share internal deliberations being discussed. "He (Lula) can show up here by private plane or if he shows up in Sao Paulo, he can travel aboard the Federal Police aircraft", which is "ready" to transfer him, said Jorge Chastalo Filho, head of the custody and escort team of the Federal Police of Curitiba to a group of reporters. Read More »

China launches WTO challenge against US IP, technology tariffs

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He pointed out this gives China "tremendous" benefits and advantages over the rest of the world, and especially over the U.S. Does anybody think this is fair. The Chinese government announced on Wednesday new tariffs of up to 25 percent on dozens of USA products, including agricultural products, vehicles and chemicals. Read More »

Justice Dept. seizes classified ads website Backpage.com

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According to the notice, the website and its affiliates were seized "as part of an enforcement action" by the FBI, as well as other federal and local agencies. Lawmakers on Capitol Hill and advocacy groups have long called for an investigation into Backpage.com for allegedly facilitating prostitution and sex trafficking. Read More »

Trump proposes $100 billion in new tariffs on Chinese goods, Beijing responds

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US complains to the WTO about protection of intellectual property . Worries about a potential trade war have rippled through farm states, which are a powerful voting bloc in November's congressional elections. 1 economy. Some of the tariffs China already announced may also cause complications by pushing up prices. People are surprised, I'm not! If the US follows through, that would mean $153 billion in Chinese imports would be subject to tariffs. Read More »

Dow sinks 500 points upon open as US, China issue new tariffs

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Caterpillar fell 3.5 percent. "The prospect of a trade war is understandably spooking investors, but we expect that cooler heads will prevail, and that any tariffs imposed will not pose a sustained threat to economic activity or financial markets", Scott Clemons, chief investment strategist at Brown Brothers Harriman, told Barron's in email. Read More »

Russian Federation inches closer to banning Telegram

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According to ZDNet , the lawsuit contains a "request to restrict access to the territory of Russian Federation to the information resources" of the app. The service recently celebrated achieving a new milestone of 200 million active users per month . "Telegram will stand for freedom and privacy", he said in a Tweet. Read More »

Supreme Court to hear WB BJP's plea for elections

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Poll-related violence has claimed two lives in Malda and Bankura districts so far since the beginning of the filing of nominations on April 2. "Both the Congress and the CPI (M) are spent forces in Bengal". The plea sought issuance of nomination forms to BJP candidates so they could file their papers. Meanwhile, West Bengal BJP Secretary has also approached the Supreme Court seeking deployment of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) during upcoming Panchayat elections in the state. Read More »

What to expect from Friday's protests in Gaza

Palestinians torched piles of tires near Gaza's border with Israel on Friday, sending huge plumes of black smoke into the air and drawing Israeli fire that killed two men in the second large protest in the volatile area in a week. Palestinian activists said they were burning the tires in hopes the smoke would block the view of Israeli snipers. The march is calling for the right of return - meaning Palestinian refugees being allowed to go back to the land they fled or were expelled from ... Read More »

Trump will again skip the White House correspondents' dinner

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The dinner - typically a cozy mix of journalists and politicians - a year ago turned into an event for press freedoms. Trump had promised to attend this year's dinner on April 28. Trump was famously ridiculed by his predecessor Barack Obama in a speech at the dinner in 2011. A ston-faced Trump offered no reaction. Richard Nixon and Jimmy Carter both skipped multiple correspondents' dinners, but after Reagan's assassination attempt, United States presidents attended every dinner for 36 ... Read More »