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Melania Trump's approval rating jumps in new poll

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However, Trump will not land on just one issue affecting children, instead expanding the platform to include other keynote causes. "As has been evidenced by the many events Mrs. The first lady lives here at the White House . "Just listen to your heart, but be yourself", she told them. CNN speculates that the rise in the First Lady's numbers "could likely be due to the sympathy factor", going on to note "numerous salacious stories regarding alleged infidelities in the couple's ... Read More »

Facebook US users still loyal to the social network, research reveals

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The Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) served an enforcement notice on SCL Elections, Cambridge Analytica's parent company , on Friday. By no surprise, Facebook is the most popular social media platform of all by a long shot. Sixty-four percent of social media users in the USA check Facebook at least once a day (44 percent check continuously throughout the day), according to a poll by Reuters in partnership with marketing analytics firm Ipsos of 2,194 social media users during ... Read More »

APC factions in Ebonyi hold parallel Congresses

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An instance is that of Edo State, the APC Nationanl Chairman, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun's state, where the congress was held across the 192 wards but he did not take part in the exercise at his ward 2 in the Oredo Local Government Area where he registered. Read More »

Narendra Modi calls Congress 'deal party', says no one can save it

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PM Modi also blamed the Congress for "distorting history" as part of a conspiracy to divide the society. Earlier, he addressed rallies in Chitradurga, Raichur , and Jamakhandi. Targeting Chief Minister Siddaramaiah , the PM said he always keeps character certificates ready in his suitcase. "This time, we had the numbers but we preferred that a person from the Dalit community become the President", he said. Read More »

Cinco de Mayo Weekend at Guacamole's

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It's a Mexican holiday that's become popular in the United States . Notably, California has celebrated the holiday since 1863 on a continual basis. Denver Police will also be cracking down on drivers along Federal Boulevard. For those wanting to celebrate in other parts of Taiwan, Tainan plays host to the Tainan Mayjam at Hutoupi Scenic Area on May 5-6. Read More »

United States warns Beijing for militarising South China Sea

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Citing the "very close and long alliance" of the United States and the Philippines, which are bound by a 1951 Mutual Defence Treaty, Felter also said, "We remain unwaveringly committed to supporting our close treaty ally, the Philippines". Amid reports of the deployment of a Chinese missile system on the disputed Islands in the South China sea, the White house has warned Beijing about the consequences of the militarization of the region. Read More »

Lava from volcano eruption in Hawaii destroys two homes

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The recent eruption comes after days of earthquakes in the island. White clouds of steam and volcanic gases rose high in the sky above the southeastern part of Hawaii Island. "Civil Defense has been saying they can't predict it, but there's a good possibility, so they made everybody very aware that this could happen". The reports come in the wake of a 5.0-magnitude natural disaster that shook the Big Island Thursday morning, and after hundreds of small tremors rattled residents for days. Read More »

Putin, Macron urge world to back Iran deal as Trump decides

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The two heads planted the sapling on April 23 in the South Lawn. An official from Macron's office told Reuters the tree is doing well in quarantine and will be replanted at the White House soon. The problem: Parasites on the tree could spread to others on the White House property. According to US Customs and Border Protection regulations , all plants brought into the country must be declared and inspected by agriculture specialists. Read More »

Kim is committed to denuclearisation: China

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Ahead of an anticipated meeting between President Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un later this month, the Nuclear Threat Initiative (NTI) noted on Tuesday that the "critical question" is whether North Korea is willing to relinquish nuclear facilities, materials, and bombs in a "verifiable, irreversible way". Read More »

Meghan Markle's half-brother says it's not 'too late' to call off wedding

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Kensington Palace - the official residence of Prince Harry - said on Thursday that guests have been advised to bring their own picnics as only light refreshments and snacks will be served. However, the author does admit "there were some sort of flirtations while he was with Chelsy but actually, his and Chelsy's relationship was pretty up and down and Chelsy was just as much a flirt I think as Harry was". Read More »

Dispute Leads to Shooting at Nashville Mall; 1 Shot

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According to The Tennessean , the suspect claimed he shot in self defense. One of the men fired at least two shots, striking the victim in the hallway across from the Old Navy store. There appears to be no ongoing threat; officials are searching the mall as a precaution. 'We threw our kids in the auto and took off, but there were still people trying to go in the mall. Read More »

UP, Rajasthan Dust Storm Death Toll Reaches 109, More Than 150 Injured

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More than 100 people were dead and at least 200 injured after dust storms and lightning strikes caused havoc in northern states of Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday and Thursday. As phone connections have been severed, it was hard to contact the interiors. The power distribution company switched off electricity so that further damage will be prevented. Read More »

Looks like the Royal birth certificate of Prince Louis

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But the birth certificate also listed the official occupational titles of Louis' parents, Prince William and Kate Middleton. Announcing the child's birth, they wrote: "Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge was safely delivered of a son at 1101hrs". Read More »

Trump nominated for Nobel Peace Prize by House Republicans

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It comes after a landmark meeting between President Moon and North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un that ended in an commitment to end a war between the two nations that has lasted almost 70 years. It may seem like a technicality to end a war that hasn't seen any major conflict for a number of decades, but the moves towards peace in the Korean Peninsula mean much more than that. Read More »

Severe weather slated for KMAland Tuesday afternoon

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Thursday: Chance of showers/thunderstorms likely before 1 pm, cloudy - high near 82 with south wind 10 to 15 miles per hour gusting as high as 23 miles per hour - chance of precipitation - 60%. Another storm is expected to hit the area Thursday evening. Even at that, chances aren't all that high and activity should remain fairly isolated. The better storm chances will probably be north of the area. Read More »

Press Freedom Day being observed today

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Afghanistan's slain journalists were remembered on World Press Freedom Day Thursday, days after the deadliest attack on the country's media since the fall of the Taliban in 2001. Making the commentary as it released its annual World Press Freedom Index, the RSF ranked Fiji 57 out of 180 countries, an improvement of 10 points from 2017 when Fiji was ranked 67. Read More »

5 killed in U.S. military aircraft crash

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A local official, speaking to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity, says there are no apparent survivors. After more than 60 years of government service, the huge plane was being flown into retirement in Arizona, reducing Puerto Rico's National Guard fleet to five similar planes, two of which need maintenance and aren't being used, Adjutant General Isabelo Rivera said. Read More »

Russian Federation probe: Trump hires Bill Clinton's impeachment lawyer to replace Ty Cobb

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Both Cobb and John Dowd, who quit the president's legal team in March, were reportedly displeased that Trump was not following their advice in the case, especially with his repeated attacks on Mueller . Bush in executive-privilege disputes with Congress - suggesting he is well-versed in the powers of the presidency and may invoke those authorities as the Mueller investigation moves forward. Read More »

Telugu Desam twisted Modi's 2014 election speech, says BJP

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Naidu further said that his government fulfilled more than 95 percent of the promises made to the public and Andhra Pradesh remained on the top in the agricultural sector post the bifurcation. Taking his fight against the BJP beyond the state, Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu, for the first time, has exhorted Telugus in poll-bound Karnataka to teach a lesson to the saffron party and stressed that it was their responsibility to do so. Read More »

Significance of Labour Day: Then and now

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Though his party died out in the next two years, the country has continued to celebrate May Day as a means to honour the effort put in by workers. Continuing with its tradition to celebrate specific days and events, search engine giant Google on Tuesday celebrated the International Labour Day with a very interesting doodle on its homepage to mark the victory of workers' movement. Read More »

Ronny Jackson won't return to job as Trump's physician

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He has a proven track record of working for our veterans and rising above political games to push through gridlock and deliver for the VA. Following the release of Senator Jon Tester's blistering memo alleging all manner of bad behavior, Jackson's hopes of becoming the next chief of the Veterans Administration were dashed. Read More »

Trump to Meet Crew of Southwest Flight that Made Emergency Landing

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The lawsuit follows the April 17 death of a Southwest Airlines passenger after an in-flight engine explosion , the first passenger death on a US commercial airline since 2009. Southwest Airlines sent letters to passengers expressing "sincere apologies", according to CNN. It reportedly told the FAA that not all 24 fan blades in each engine should be inspected. Read More »

YEREVAN, Armenia | Armenian parliament votes against protest leader as new PM

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On Monday, thousands of Armenians marched through the capital, demanding that Mr Pashinyan be appointed prime minister. The Armenian constitution dictates that parliament must reconvene next week for another vote. However, only 45 parliament members voted in his favor, while he needed to receive at least 53 votes to become prime minister. The Republican Party has not nominated its candidate. Read More »

USA embassy's security official booked for manhandling police

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Subsequently, authorities shifted both the auto and the diplomat to the Secretariat Police Station for legal formalities. Police said Sunday's accident occurred when two motorcyclists collided with a U.S. According to a report in the English-language newspaper, Dawn , Ausburn apparently refused to step out of the vehicle following the accident but did so after police officials arrived at the scene. Read More »

Trump weighs decision on nuclear deal after Netanyahu's claims that Iran lied

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Iranian media have dismissed Netanyahu's presentation, with the news agency Fars calling it " a propaganda show " and the state news agency IRNA describing the Israeli PM as " famous for ridiculous displays ". NAN reports that on April 24, macron while on a state visit to the USA offered the idea of a new deal at a joint White House press conference with his US counterpart as a way of salvaging the 2015 agreement, which Trump has threatened to leave. Read More »

Korean leader: Trump 'can take the Nobel,' all they want is peace

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He said it was bad that the two Koreas had not implemented past agreements and that doing so again would disappoint many people. The leaders of North and South Korea embraced on Friday after pledging to work toward "complete denuclearization of the Korean peninsula", at the first inter-Korean summit in more than a decade. Read More »

Why Macron-Trump Friendship Tree Has Vanished From White House Lawn

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Plants being brought into the USA must also come with a "foreign phytosanitary certificate", which certifies that plants and plant products are free from regulated pests, in addition to meeting a number of other requirements. Trump signaled openness to the idea, without endorsing it explicitly. "The president expressed his desire for discussions on controlling (Iran's) nuclear activity after 2025, in close cooperation with Russian Federation, other permanent members of the UN Security ... Read More »

Where is the migrant caravan from — MAP

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Earlier this month, the USA president warned that the "caravans" were coming, described the situation as "dangerous" and a "disgrace," and vowed to stop these migrants from entering the country. Asylum seekers are screened and have their backgrounds checked and, depending on how they entered the country, may be detained pending a hearing. The migrants congregated on a bridge leading to the U.S. Read More »

European Union makes last-minute attempt to avert U.S. trade war

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Trump administration officials have said that in lieu of tariffs, steel and aluminum exporting countries would have to agree to quotas created to achieve similar protections for US producers. Merkel said Europe was "resolved to defend its interests within the multilateral trade framework". He also granted a permanent exemption to South Korea. Read More »

Draft-Rams-Third Day

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Demby was drafted out of the University of ME, where he started 40 games on the offensive line for the Black Bears. -Not a player who can handle space against average National Football League athletes one-no-one. Noteboom played left tackle in his final two seasons at TCU and was an honorable mention All-Big-12 selection last season. He finished with 21 career sacks, good for second on OU's career chart as a linebacker and seventh overall. Read More »

UNSC delegation to meet Rohingya Refugees in Bangladesh

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Russia's deputy ambassador to the United Nations, Dmitry Polyansky, said he and his fellow team members would not look away from the crisis after their visit, though he warned that there are no simple solutions. we need to work together to address this issue", he told reporters, stressing that the violence in Rakhine first had to stop. In November, Myanmar and Bangladesh agreed on a bilateral deal to repatriate hundreds of thousands of Rohingya. Read More »

Former Rabbitoh Mailata drafted by Eagles

Enormous 20-year-old Mailata is the latest cross-code experiment in the NFL after the reigning Super Bowl champions, the Philadelphia Eagles , selected the South Sydney Rabbitoh as No233 overall in the 2018 NFL Draft , as a projected offensive lineman. Read More »

Demonstrations resume in Armenia following opposition leader's call

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Armenia, a close ally of Russian Federation, has been rocked by two weeks of anti-government protests against the ruling elite which led on Monday to the resignation of Serzh Sarksyan as prime minister. On April 23, at 16:00, Prime Minister Serzh Sargsyan resigned as widespread protests entered the 11th day. However, after his party nominated him for the post of prime minister Tsarukyan has also withdrawn his name on April 29, which heads off the possibility that HHK could have thrown ... Read More »

Palestinians shot dead on Gaza border: Israeli army

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The second infiltrator was taken away for questioning. It later said two other infiltrators were killed after they hurled explosives at soldiers, without giving details on the locations of the two incidents. According to Hamas, the attack was meant to "kill the reconciliation". Israel's live-fire response to the protests has drawn global criticism. Israel has warned that anyone approaching the border fence is risking their lives and accused Hamas of cynically exploiting civilians for its ... Read More »

House Dems push for investigation into firing

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Conroy, in The New York Times , expressed bafflement at the situation but hinted that politics did play a role and pointed to his November prayer as a possible explanation. Mia Love of Utah said. Father Daniel Coughlin was the first Catholic to occupy the position and was looking to retire from the post in 2010 when then-House Speaker John Boehner had been in talks with fellow Catholic and Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi about finding a Jesuit they could both support. Read More »

Donald Trump: Jon Tester Should Resign

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Today on Twitter, President Trump called for Sen Jon Tester to resign. Jackson withdrew his name from consideration for Veterans Affairs on Thursday, despite denying the accusations. "You can't blame the man the way he was getting beat up by anonymous sources and innuendo", said Joe Davis, communications director for the Veterans of Foreign Wars. Read More »

PM Narendra Modi-Xi Jinping to resume one-on-one interaction

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The first occasion was in Xi'an in 2015 where he had met Modi. "The two leaders, based on correct understanding, outlined a blueprint for future of China-India relations", he said. With China facing a potential tariff war with the United States, Beijing and New Delhi could find common ground on global trade, Pant added. "India is pursuing its "Make in India" initiative, so it is concerned the USA might one day do the same to it", said Associate Professor Lin Minwang, an expert on ... Read More »

Kathua rape trial stayed till May 7 by SC

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Subsequently two prime accused in the case - Sanji Ram and Vishal Jangotra - approached the SC opposing the transfer of the trial. The counsel for the accused claimed the police investigation was mala fide and tainted; and the accused have been falsely implicated; also that the accused were ready to undergo a narcoanalysis. Read More »