• Former Trump Aide to Defy Mueller
Former Trump Aide to Defy Mueller

He fired in August 2015 amid reports that he posted racially charged messages on Facebook. CNN's Erin Burnett's interview with ex-Trump campaign aide Sam Nunberg ended with a bang. "All he had to say was, 'Yeah, we met with the Russians ". Nunberg said: "Roger is my mentor". "I have to ask you one other thing. [Russian Presiden...

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  • Winter Storm Watch issued as wintry one-two punch approaches
Winter Storm Watch issued as wintry one-two punch approaches

WHAT.Snow. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 3 inches with localized amounts up to 4 inches possible near the Minnesota border. Snow rates of 1 to 2 inches per hour are possible, mostly north and west of New York City . At it moves east, however, the storm center will weaken and send its energy to a new storm system that will form over the Atla...

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  • PJ Tucker on how Rockets' win vs. Celtics will translate to playoffs
PJ Tucker on how Rockets' win vs. Celtics will translate to playoffs

Boston ended up holding one of the league's best offenses to 98 points and pulled out the improbable victory by one point. "I go out there and try to play hard every night". Despite poor night from the floor by both of their superstars, the Rockets found a way to overcome the best defense in the National Basketball Association to win on the road.

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  • 'Black Panther' tops box office with $65 million
'Black Panther' tops box office with $65 million

The newest installment in the Marvel Cinematic Universe is still a fair distance away from supplanting Marvel's The Avengers ($623 million) as the highest-grossing MCU film domestically. That's a lot of big numbers and some epic box office history for you. The other new film of the weekend didn't fare quite as well. So far, the film has broug...

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  • With Hung Verdict, Congress, NPP Look for Ways to Form Meghalaya Govt
With Hung Verdict, Congress, NPP Look for Ways to Form Meghalaya Govt

But NPF leader and chief minister T.R. Zeliang said soon afterwards that the BJP-NPF alliance, too, was still on. The only thing the BJP talked about in states like Nagaland was development and progress. He alleged that 11 officials of the BJP were murdered allegedly by the goons of the CPI (M). It goes without saying that the northeast verdi...

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  • Mukul Sangma tenders resignation as Meghalaya CM
Mukul Sangma tenders resignation as Meghalaya CM

After failing to muster support, the Congress at one point even offered to support regional players like the UDP to form the next government with outside support from the Congress. In Meghalaya Assembly polls, the Congress won 21 seats, followed by the NPP with 19 seats and BJP and UDP with two and six seats respectively. "As a party we meet ...

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  • South Korean envoys to visit the North to broker talks with US
South Korean envoys to visit the North to broker talks with US

Last month, US Vice President Mike Pence was scheduled to meet with North Korean officials, including leader Kim Jong Un's sister, while in South Korea for the Winter Olympics but the North Koreans canceled at the last minute, US officials said in February.

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  • US Condemns Russia For 'Brutal' Complicity In Syrian Deaths
US Condemns Russia For 'Brutal' Complicity In Syrian Deaths

The regime's ground and air attacks continued on civilians in the opposition-hold area near capital Damascus despite decisions to implement a ceasefire made separately by Russian Federation and the UN Security Council. They also called on government forces to implement a full ceasefire adopted by the UN Security Council. Assad said there was ...

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  • President Trump Jokes Melania Will Be 'Next to Leave' White House
President Trump Jokes Melania Will Be 'Next to Leave' White House

The Gridiron dinner was the President's first appearance at a press function after previous year turning down an invitation to the White House Correspondents' Dinner. " Steve Miller , or Melania?" "I said so would we, but you have to denuke", Mr Trump said. Then joking, Trump said: "As far as the risk of dealing with a madman is concerned, th...

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  • Maoists killed in India's Chhattisgarh
Maoists killed in India's Chhattisgarh

Apart from Hari Bhushan, the other Maoists have not been identified but security agencies believe more Maoist leaders could be among those killed, officials said. The Maoist, whose body was sent to Bhadrachalam area hospital, was identified as Haribhushan belonging to Telangana. The bodies of the Maoists were taken to the government hospital at...

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  • Winter storm 2018: 2 children among 5 killed by fallen trees
Winter storm 2018: 2 children among 5 killed by fallen trees

In Duxbury, south of Boston, officials urged people to evacuate as soon as possible, and the fire department was preparing to use a high water rescue vehicle for the first time to help any residents stuck in homes amid high floodwaters. A 6-year-old Virginia boy and adults in Virginia, Rhode Island and Maryland also died Friday due to fallen tree...

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  • Georgia governor criticizes
Georgia governor criticizes "unbecoming squabble" over Delta

Delta had hoped to that lawmakers would restore a sales tax exemption on jet fuel that lawmakers ended in 2015. "Now, it's time for the Georgia Senate to kill the tax break for Delta and replace it with a sales tax holiday that benefits the same 2nd Amendment supporters that Delta - and other corporate cowards - are publicly shaming".

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  • CMU police interacted with suspect multiple times before shooting
CMU police interacted with suspect multiple times before shooting

Davis is a sophomore at the school. The tip lead to his arrest without incident. Davis Jr. went to a hospital but released Friday morning when his parents took him back to his residence hall at Central Michigan to load their auto for the trip home, the police chief said.

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  • Trump trying to push Ivanka, Kushner out of White House?
Trump trying to push Ivanka, Kushner out of White House?

Some top officials in the Qatari government believe the Trump administration's position on the blockade may have been retaliation pushed by Kushner , who was upset about the deal falling through, NBC News reported, citing multiple people familiar with the matter.

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  • NK rejects talks with U.S. 'under preconditions'
NK rejects talks with U.S. 'under preconditions'

But the sanctions are likely symbolic as the US has already imposed much stricter measures on North Korea via a succession of Presidential Executive Orders and Department of Treasury designations. State Department's Bureau of International Security and Nonproliferation, though it did not give further details on how Washington had arrived at the c...

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  • Heavy Rain Prompts Flash Flood Warning for Thomas Burn Area
Heavy Rain Prompts Flash Flood Warning for Thomas Burn Area

The evacuation order took effect at noon. The highway would remain closed until 6 p.m., Caltrans later tweeted . "The extreme impact of the storm is expected to be in our area between 2 a.m. "Tell your family members, neighbors and friends". "The creek channels, roads were able to handle the rain and debris", said Tom Fayram, Santa Barbara Cou...

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  • N backed independent candidates lead Pakistan Senate's elections
N backed independent candidates lead Pakistan Senate's elections

Muttahida Qaumi Movement is said to be the worst affected, for none of its candidates have won the election. Polling was peaceful and no untoward incident was reported. There were 65 independent candidates including 23 from the PML-N. The result may revive the political fortunes of ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif, who has clashed with the ju...

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  • Sheriff's deputy fatally shot by fleeing suspect in IN, police say
Sheriff's deputy fatally shot by fleeing suspect in IN, police say

Police say there was no danger to any children at school during the incident. Police wounded one of the suspects in the vehicle, identified as 21-year-old Anthony Bumgarht, who is now in stable condition. Baldwin Jr. was arrested a short time later after a wrong-way pursuit on I-65. Baldwin Sr. was able to escape and remained at large for almos...

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  • Ardern to discuss treatment of Kiwi prisoners in Australia
Ardern to discuss treatment of Kiwi prisoners in Australia

The centre would "conduct transformative and leading-edge research on cybersecurity", Mr Turnbull said. "This is in accordance with Australian law, and the process is a fair and just one", he said. An event celebrating the Chinese New Year was held at the New Zealand parliament on Tuesday. She said the two countries' shared values were the "fou...

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  • Assembly polls: Counting in Tripura, Meghalaya, Nagaland on Saturday
Assembly polls: Counting in Tripura, Meghalaya, Nagaland on Saturday

BJP has emerged as a strong contender in all three states. The assembly elections in all three states are crucial for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to expand its foothold in the north-east. The Congress in Nagaland is likely to get 0-2 seats with a vote share of 4.4 per cent and others are likely to get 5-7 seats with a vote share of 5-...

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  • What's next for Chidambaram and his son?
What's next for Chidambaram and his son?

The CBI sought 15-day custody of Karti; the court sent him to CBI custody for a day. The Court reserved order on the bail plea of Raman and adjourning it to March 7, 2018. He hasn't received any further summons? "He is being arrested despite complying with court orders repeatedly". The Mukerjeas, the CBI and ED claimed, also admitted to "have...

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  • Cross border shelling: Two army men injured in Mankote sector
Cross border shelling: Two army men injured in Mankote sector

Director General South Asia handed the Indian diplomat a letter of protest and condemned the targeting of residential areas by the Indian forces. "Despite calls for restraint, India continues to indulge in ceasefire violations", the FO said in a statement.

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  • Rassie Erasmus confirmed as new Springbok head coach
Rassie Erasmus confirmed as new Springbok head coach

His role also included being head coach after the death of Anthony Foley. Erasmus' three assistant coaches will be Jacques Nienaber (who was also his assistant coach at Munster ), Pieter de Villiers and Mzwandile Stick , while Aled Walters will join the management team as Head of Athletic Performance (similar to the role he held at Munste...

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  • Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel Faces Mounting Criticism Over Florida School Shooting
Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel Faces Mounting Criticism Over Florida School Shooting

In the second incident, a caller from MA reported in November that Cruz was collecting guns and knives, and the caller was concerned Cruz might kill himself and believed he could be "a school shooter in the making". In fact, the footage was on a 20-minute delay and the shooter was on his way to Walmart to buy a soda. Florida's worst sheriff pro...

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  • Pakistan says ready for mediation between Afghan govt and Taliban
Pakistan says ready for mediation between Afghan govt and Taliban

But Ghani's peace overture reflects an understanding - shared not only by the US and its allies but also the Taliban - that the Afghan war will not be settled militarily and that the growing cost in Afghan lives is unsustainable. "We're pretty enthusiastic about it, at least in terms of our participation and our long-term hopes for Afghanistan", ...

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