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Leave.EU has been fined for breaking electoral rules

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It said that it had "reasonable grounds" to suspect that the responsible person for Leave.EU committed criminal offences and she has therefore been referred to the Metropolitan Police. Leave.EU said in an emailed statement that they would appeal the fines, and demanded the Electoral Commission release all the information they had on the matter. Read More »

'Sad day for democracy': Bishops slam decision to oust Sereno

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Asked by reporters about her position in the Supreme Court after her press conference on Friday, Sereno said, "I haven't read the decision". Voting 8-6, the SC en banc favored the Solicitor General Jose Calida's quo warranto petition, voiding the appointment of Sereno. Read More »

Kenya's Patel dam bursts, sweeping away homes in Solai

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There are fears that the death toll could hit 100 as over 40 people are still missing, with rescue efforts now ongoing. All the dams, whether public or private, are supposed to be managed well. The manager of the farm that hosts the Solai killer Dam, Vinod Jayakumar has opened up since the disastrous incident that claimed the lives of 48 people . Read More »

Iran attacks Israel with rockets after deal torn up

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The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said aircraft flew over the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights, adjacent to Quneitra. Reuters could not independently verify the report. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made a televised address lauding Trump's Iran policy and alluding to the tensions over Syria. The state TV station said the attacks were foiled. Read More »

Homeland Security Chief Nearly Resigned This Week

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According to the New York Times' Maggie Haberman , Trump's dispute with Nielsen isn't just about policy - rather, it's part of a broader paranoid delusion about where his own DHS chief's loyalties truly lie. As the head of homeland security, Nielsen reportedly felt that the president's anger was directed toward her and considered leaving her position. "It's frustrating to have your boss unhappy about that". Read More »

Trump was told about Schneiderman's abuse of women back in 2013

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The three Schneiderman accusers revealed by Gleason appeared to be separate from the four women who made similar accusations against Schneiderman in a report by The New Yorker published earlier this week. Cohen I shared with him certain details of Scheinderman's vile attacks on these two women. "Wait and see, worse than Spitzer or Weiner", Trump tweeted. Read More »

Moscow says it won't supply advanced air defenses to Syria

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Kozhin's comments also come two days after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu traveled to Russian Federation for talks with Putin focusing on "ensuring ongoing military cooperation in Syria". Reacting to reports about potential S-300 deliveries to Damascus, Russian state arms exporter Rosoboronexport expressed readiness to supply the Arab Republic with air defense systems if Russia's top leadership gave the green light. Read More »

Giuliani: Mueller Rejected Offer to Have Trump Answer in Writing

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He added that Democrats were smart to avoid discussing impeachment in their election strategy. "But everybody knows that, and he gives us great encouragement that we've finally gotten on the offensive". But according to Scarborough, the White House could only distract the public for so long. In that same interview, Giuliani created one more headline on another matter when he implied Trump could plead the fifth if called to testify regarding Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russian ... Read More »

First Warning Forecast: Chance For Severe Weather Tonight

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Rain and thunderstorm chances still exist for late Friday night through the weekend. Winds gusting 20 to 30 miles an hour during the afternoon. It will be cooler at the coast with highs around 70 degrees. Unsettled weather is expected into the Mother's Day weekend. Otherwise, look for a low of 49 tonight with breezy winds. Another front will drop southward on Friday night and Saturday triggering more showers and scattered thunderstorms. Read More »

Apple finds greener way to produce aluminium

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The company has invested 13 million Canadian dollars (about $10 million) in Elysis, a new joint venture formed by aluminum giants Alcoa and Rio Tinto . The Globe and Mail reported last night Trudeau was set to make an aluminum announcement in Saguenay today, where a by-election is set to take place soon. Read More »

Breakthrough of the dam in Kenya: the death toll has increased significantly

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The death toll in the Patel Dam tragedy in Solai, Nakuru County has climbed to 44 after more bodies were retrieved on Thursday evening. Earlier, a team from the Red Cross, which is handling the rescue operations with members from the county government said in a statement that "39 people [were] taken to hospital last night after Patel Dam in Subukia, Nakuru County, broke its banks affecting nearby villages". Read More »

Berlusconi denies he may take step back to let Italy form govt

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Former prime minister Silvio Berlusconi , who ran in the elections in coalition with the League, said he would not veto any deal between the two sides. Berlusconi said his party was ready to consider giving its support on individual measures, evaluating them on a case-by-case basis as to whether they are in line with the center-right platform. Read More »

Lalu, Rabri's Son Tej Pratap Yadav Gets Engaged

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Her mother is a college professor. Though Tej Pratap's sisters Misa Bharti, Hema and brother Tejaswi Yadav attended the event along with mother Rabri Devi , it was the absence of Lalu Prasad which was missed by the entire family. Lalu Prasad, convicted in the fodder scam case, could not make it to the ceremony. His to-be bride Aishwarya is a history graduate and the oldest daughter of six-time RJD MLA, Chandrika Prasad Rai. Read More »

Agong willing to grant full pardon for Anwar, says Dr M

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The Southeast Asian nation's political landscape has been shaped for almost two decades by a bitter feud between Anwar and Mahathir, whose decision to sack Anwar as his deputy sparked the Reformasi movement in 1998. Anwar is due to be released from detention on June 8, but is banned from politics for five years by law. Mahathir also announced that 10 cabinet positions would be filled on Saturday, including finance, defence and foreign affairs. Read More »

Trump sends lawmakers $15B in proposed spending cuts

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Some of the cuts wouldn't affect the deficit at all since budget scorekeepers don't give credit for rescinded money that they don't think would have ever been spent. House Republican leaders hope to pass the measure this month, but it faces more resistance in the narrowly divided Senate. McCarthy wants to succeed soon-to-retire House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., and some of his allies view the project as a way to improve his standing with fractious GOP conservatives who blocked his path to ... Read More »

FCC: Net Neutrality to end on June 11th

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Still, the resolution could pick up support in this midterm election year - especially if net neutrality continues to have strong bipartisan support . Another piece to the puzzle is the fact that many Americans, even with improved transparency requirements, do not have a choice in service provider. Read More »

Rudy Giuliani resigns from law firm to focus on work for Trump

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President Donald Trump's personal attorney Rudy Giuliani , resigned from his role at the law firm Greenberg Traurig on Wednesday, just one week after the former New York City Mayor unleashed a wave of scrutiny following his highly publicized interview with Fox News host Sean Hannity . Read More »

Lalu Prasad Yadav granted six weeks provisional bail on medical grounds

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Sources say, there was overnight drama over Lalu Yadav's parole, with the prison officials raising security issue of the leader while he is outside the jail premises. In such a case, Lalu Prasad will have to return to Ranchi from Patna on May 14. We would first ascertain that there is no condition attached to parole that might hinder his treatment in future. Read More »

White House: Fully Committed To Preventing Iran From Getting Nukes

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The comments came a day after President Trump pulled the USA out of the Iran nuclear accord. Trump vowed to resume the country's economic sanctions on Tehran . When asked, Sanders dismissed the criticism of the decision to withdraw USA from the Iranian nuclear deal made by former president Barack Obama, former vice president Joe Biden and former secretaries of state - Hillary Clinton and John Kerry. Read More »

Fox to acquire Denver's KDVR as part of Sinclair-Tribune deal

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About 2.74M shares traded or 97.16% up from the average. Goldman Sachs Group Inc reported 874,908 shs stake. Van Den Berg Management I Inc sold 14,036 shares as the company's stock declined 0.76% with the market. Invesco owns 82,720 shares. (NASDAQ: SBGI ). Regions Financial accumulated 18,087 shs. (NASDAQ: SBGI ). Gsa Prtnrs Ltd Liability Partnership has 11,242 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. Read More »

United States wants Venezuela punished by 35-nation group

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Moncada also argued the US aims to "stop the May 20 elections in Venezuela ", through new sanctions and diplomatic aggression, and accused the USA of committing an global crime. He called Trump and Pence racists and hypocrites and encouraged reporters to recall Trump's reading during the campaign of an anti-immigrant poem called the "Snake", about a reptile who bites a woman after she takes it in to care for it. Read More »

Why 'fixer' Donald Trump should get a Peace Prize

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I must congratulate our senior USA senator on his brilliant idea that our wonderful president should be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. "So that's the only prize I want", Trump went on. Its winners were formerly US President Theodore Roosevelt, Woodrow Wilson, Jimmy Carter and Barack Obama. But we need to remember one key fact: North Korea has not yet given any concessions to gain peace. Read More »

Arizona woman accused of stalking, sending man 65000 texts after 1 date

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She said that she threatened him because she was anxious he had called police to report her behavior. Ades allegedly sent about 65,000 text messages to his phone, KNXV reports. On that occasion, a butcher knife was found in the front seat of her auto, ABC 15 reported. According to police , the victim stated he originally met the suspect through an online dating website and went on one date with her. Read More »

TSA apologizes for asking Trudeau administration official to remove turban

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Bains soon after contacted his colleague and Minister of Foreign Affairs Chrystia Freeland, who contacted her US counterparts, who in turn issued an apology. "I'm about to embark and you tell me to take off my turban". In the Sikh religion men are required to wear the turban. "We regret the screening experience did not meet the expectations of Mr. Read More »

PM Modi to pay 'high-priority' two-day visit to Nepal

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Apart from that, the PM will sign several pacts with Nepal . PM Modi hailed Janakpur and Muktinath as "living testimony to the ancient and strong cultural and religious ties between the peoples of India and Nepal". He held extensive talks with PM Modi and the two nations agreed on a range matters including reviewing key projects together and removing obstacles. Read More »

Vigliotti: Of primary importance - Republicans and the first primary elections

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President Donald Trump and his allies cheered the West Virginia result, which helped avert a potential political disaster for a GOP already bracing for major losses in the November midterm elections. Walorski enters the general election as a clear favorite, with a little more than $ 1 million in the bank as of mid-April. Trump and Blankenship spoke briefly, according to three people familiar with the discussion. Read More »

United States to Press Europe to Reduce Iran Investments

Airbus has a $20bn order from Iranian airlines for almost 100 planes. Mnuchin said the U.S.'s goal is to impose tough sanctions that will prompt Iran to renegotiate the Iran nuclear deal. Following November 4, the U.S. Office of Foreign Assets Control "expects that all the U.S. nuclear-related sanctions that had been lifted under the JCPOA [Iran nuclear deal] will be reimposed and in full effect". Read More »

Golden State Killer suspect charged in four more murders

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Each of the four new first-degree murder charges carries a possible sentence of death or life in prison without parole. Joseph James DeAngelo , the suspected "Golden State Killer", appears in court for his arraignment on April 27, 2018, in Sacramento. Read More »

Former Anbang Chairman given 18-year jail sentence

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Wu Xiaohui was toppled as Anbang's head past year and China's insurance regulator announced an unprecedented takeover of the conglomerate in February, as the government moves to prevent heavily-indebted large private companies from collapsing and posing a risk to the financial system. Read More »