Washington threatens funding cut to California, other 'sanctuary' areas
1st tropical depression of season forms far from land
Most habitable planets may be dominated by oceans, lack dry land: scientists
$13 a pack? NYC mayor wants highest cigarette prices in US
Wunder no more: Microsoft releases new task managing app called To-Do
Bill O'Reilly Scandal
Walcott: Nothing can keep Ozil down
Auburn Police identify 3 people arrested amid protests outside Richard Spencer's speech
Lung Association Ranks San Diego 7th Dirtiest City For Ozone Pollution
Three New iPhones Coming; Release Possibly Delayed
Handel Celebrates 6th District Results, Gets Ready For Runoff
Huge berg is hot ticket in small Canadian town
Honda to launch all-electric battery car in China next year
Pence says US will review FTA signed with South Korea
Iraqi soldiers hit by Islamic State gas attack in western Mosul
The Tennessee kidnapper's sister reveals his reason for abducting a student
Prosecutors requested that Cummins remain in custody and be returned to authorities in Tennessee. Cummins, who appeared at an arraignment in Sacamento, walked into court wearing an orange prison jumpsuit that said "Sac Co prisoner" and he was shackled with a chain around his waist.
Venezuelans press for elections as protests enter fourth week
On Saturday, Venezuelans took to the streets - many dressed in white - to pay tribute to those have died during weeks of bloody street protests. Opposition legislator Henry Ramos Allup told reporters on Saturday, April 22nd, that there will likely be "potential victims" in demonstrations against the Maduro government in coming days.
The Saints have reportedly cooled on Malcolm Butler trade interest
Elon Musk steps out in Australia with Amber Heard
State Department promotion of Mar-a-Lago questioned by Senator
Lenovo Moto Z2 Play
Canadian PM Responds to Trump's Criticism of Dairy Industry
Man City make history in FA Cup semi-final against Arsenal
707 horsepower Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk to be unveiled in NY
Jeep's official estimates are 060 mph in 3.5 seconds, the quarter mile in 11.6 seconds at 116 mph, a top speed of 180 mph, max lateral grip of 0.88 g, and 600-mph braking in 114 feet. The vehicle also comes with a strengthened rear drive shaft and a beefier front suspension with coil springs and control arms. The Trackhawk offers a tuned version of the standard Selec-Track system and is tuned for five different modes the driver can choose from, including Auto , Sport , Track and Tow .
Head of Trump-Russia probe under fire, won't step down
But Nunes can not say whether Trump or any of the president's associates personally participated in the communications that were intercepted, meaning it's possible that the information he's citing merely refers to foreign officials talking about Trump transition team members.
Spotify Is Looking to Go Public Before Year's End
But he became more willing to compromise - sources have hinted that Spotify general counsel Horacio Gutierrez played a key role - and the deal couldn't wait much longer. dollars (£6.8 billion) in 2015. It has yet to reach long-term accords with the two other major labels, Sony Music Entertainment and Warner Music Group Corp.
Jude Law Is Young Dumbledore In Fantastic Beasts 2
Getting someone who can draw as much screen presence as Depp and perhaps look equally as good as him in a hat is no easy feat, but it seems the producers have secured an exceptional talent who may just do that, in Jude Law. Rowling, Steve Kloves and Lionel Wigram. He will play Dumbledore - in a story set years before the wizard became the headmaster of Hogwarts School - in the follow-up film to the Harry Potter prequel, which starred Eddie Redmayne as the protagonist Newt Scamander.
Josh Brolin set to play Cable in 'Deadpool 2'
The production has been on the warpath to find the right actor for the role for months, with Michael Shannon nearly nabbing the role and Stranger Things star David Harbour on the shortlist. Deadpool 2 will drop sometime in 2018, tragically without Michael Shannon . In the series, the character is transported to the future as a child before returning to the present-day as a warrior.
Tyga Hauled Away by LAPD While Leaving Hollywood Nightclub
The man claimed he was "grabbed, yanked, pulled and choked" by Tyga's team after the rapper, who is listed in the paperwork as a "minor celebrity known more for his social life than his music", allegedly gave them the go-ahead to batter him.
Uber lost $2.8 billion last year
But Uber's losses grew to $991 million in the period, as revenues grew 74 percent to $2.9 billion from the third quarter. Despite Uber's rapid growth past year , the ride-hailing company lost $2.8 billion. Factoring in its China subsidiary, which it sold in July, the number is likely greater than $3 billion for the year. Business Insider asked Uber for clarification on how entire UberPool fares can be counted towards revenue when it has to pay drivers out of those fares.
Apple considers bidding for big stake in Toshiba's chip business
Apple has proposed to own a joint stake with Toshiba in order to placate the Japanese government's apprehension in Toshiba's sale of sensitive technologies to overseas bidders. It is also demanding exclusive negotiating rights. Toshiba has been looking to sell its chip business as it is facing an extensive financial crisis, which has in part been triggered by the bankruptcy of its USA nuclear energy subsidiary Westinghouse Electric.
Emerging economies face less supportive external environment, warns International Monetary Fund
The head of the International Monetary Fund says that after six years of disappointing growth, the world economy is finally gaining momentum. Higher oil and commodity prices have aided many commodity exporters, but their revenues will stay well below the boom years, she added.
April the giraffe could have her baby 'today, tonight,' zoo says
Hah". Friday the zoo said in part, "we would be shocked to get through the weekend without our newest addition". This is what we have all been waiting for! "The main thing we want to get out of [the animals cams] is the enjoyment of seeing our animals and education", Hannah Hammon, Chattanooga Zoo director of marketing and communication, said.
O'Rourke to Announce Cruz Challenge on Friday
O'Rourke will reportedly make the announcement in his hometown of El Paso, which he has represented since 2013. Senator Cruz's campaign has yet to respond to O'Rourke's intentions. O'Rourke grabbed national headlines earlier in March when he took a bipartisan road trip across the United States with Representative Will Hurd (R-TX) after a winter storm in the East Coast grounded flights to DC.
Lead exposure alters the trajectory of children's lives decades later, study finds
Dr Nick Wilson, of the University of Otago's Department of Public Health in Wellington, said the oil industry, and specifically Associated Octel which supplied the lead added to New Zealand petrol, should take some of the blame for the damage caused before lead was banned from being added to petrol in 1996.
Digital payments movement gaining pace with even poor participating: PM Narendra Modi
Asking people to go for digital payment in daily transactions such as paying school fees, buying medicines and booking air and train tickets, he said, "The poorest are trying to learn about cashless transactions". Saying there is a need to create psychologically conducive environment for the person suffering from depression, Mr Modi said depression is curable.
Rare cancer linked to deaths with textured breast implants, FDA says
Textured implants, which have microscopic grooves for breast tissue to grow into, appear to be most problematic: Among the 231 reported cases that noted implant surface, 203 were textured. If you have patients with breast implants, you should continue to provide them routine care and support. Since then, doctors registered with the British Association of Aesthetic and Plastic Surgeons BAAPS, who represent all cosmetic surgeons working in the NHS, have warned patients of BIA-ALCL.
ACC will make up year lost at NC venues
The NCAA announced Tuesday that it will once again hold championship events in North Carolina after moving them out of the state this academic year because of a bathroom law that widely was regarded as discriminatory. The men's West Regional will be played in San Francisco, which has not been a tournament site since 1960, while Fort Worth, Texas, which hasn't been a tournament site since 1970, will host 2022 first- and second-round games.
5 things to know about Tax Day: refunds are up, audits down
Critics were in marches around the country over the weekend , demanding Trump release his returns. Thousands of protesters gathered in cities across the United States to pressure President Donald Trump to release his tax returns, a move of transparency he has refused to make.
International Monetary Fund raises forecast for United Kingdom economic growth to 2% in 2017
Morocco's economic growth is forecast to jump from 1.5 percent last year to 4.4 percent this year, while Tunisia's economy is seen expanding by 2.5 percent compared with just one percent the year before. "If confidence and market sentiment remain strong, short-term growth could indeed surprise on the upside". "Nonetheless, the Philippines would be affected more strongly should growth for the region slow", the International Monetary Fund said.
Iraq opens new Tigris bridge escape route for people fleeing Mosul
The Iraqi government force's advance toward Mosul came after the Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced on February 19 the start of an offensive to drive the extremist militants out of the western side of Mosul , locally known as the right bank of Tigris River which bisects the city.
North Korea attempts but fails to launch missile: South Korea
North Korean soldiers march and shout slogans during a military parade marking the 105th birth anniversary of country's founding father, Kim Il Sung. North Korea has paraded its range of missiles in a massive military display in central Pyongyang, with ruler Kim Jong-un looking on with delight as his nation flaunted its military hardware amid rising tensions across the region.
Pacific Division title, playoff seeding at stake on last day
No one usually recognizes Jake Gardiner on his walk home from the Air Canada Centre, but that changed Saturday evening after the Maple Leafs clinched their second playoff berth in the last 13 years. We did not have any options. Bozak won 78 per cent of his face-offs, his third-highest total of the season, and was on the ice for every major draw in the final ten minutes of the game.
The Long-Awaited Park At Wrigley Plaza Is Officially Open
Cubs Hall of Famers Ryne Sandberg, Fergie Jenkins and Billy Williams also joined the ceremony. Each contestant was asked to celebrate his or her most memorable year, and Ross unsurprisingly picked 2016, when he not only filled in ably for an injured Kyle Schwarber but became the oldest player to hit a home run in a World Series Game 7.
Chelsea maintains EPL title charge beating Bournemouth 3-1
In the 42nd minute, Josh King pulled a goal back, his 10th in 11 games, via a deflection for the plucky hosts, who had chances to equalise after the break until Marcos Alonso curled home a ideal 68th minute freekick to seal the Blues' win.
MLB Predictions: Will Wacha lead Cardinals to win over Reds? 4/8/17
A former four-star hoops recruit who played two seasons at St. John's, Garrett switched to baseball after transferring to Cal State-Northridge with intentions of continuing his basketball career. "Leake was terrific. But we just couldn't get anything going offensively". His third hit, a liner to left center, plated Jose Peraza to start a four-run sixth that decided the game.
Wichita State to join American Athletic Conference
And as recently as in 2012, the formation of a club football team was made with the intent of paving a path back to a full program rebirth at Wichita State. Marshall's teams have captured five MVC regular-season titles and two tournament crowns. "Two years ago, we set out on a fact-finding process to determine the best way athletics could help position the university for enrollment growth and enhance WSU's reputation as an academic and research institution.", said John Bardo, the Wichita ...