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Indiana police officer fatally shot; suspect 'injured/detained'

Indiana police officer fatally shot; suspect 'injured/detained' Joe Watts of the Indiana State Police said of Friday's loss of a police officer. The man shot was a suspect in the homicide of an acquaintance, police said, but they gave no added details about the homicide that was being investigating. The wounded officer was taken to the hospital where he later died. At 9:23 p.m., Watts said the suspect had been detained and was injured. Indiana State Police... [Full Article...]

Reynolds signs heartbeat bill, issues statement

Reynolds signs heartbeat bill, issues statement Republicans at the Iowa Capitol have long sought to approve legislation that would further restrict abortion, and their flip of the state Senate chamber in the 2016 election gave them a trifecta of GOP power for the first time in almost 20 years. [Full Article...]

Celebrating Cinco De Mayo

Celebrating Cinco De Mayo The Cinco de Mayo "Celebrate Culture Festival" at Civic Center Park along with the Denver Kentucky Derby party at the Colorado Convention Center ... In Mexico, Cinco de Mayo is observed with political speeches and battle re-enactments. That makes it flawless for both Cinco de Mayo and baseball season. [Full Article...]

Trump says judge's comments in Manafort case prove 'witch hunt'

Trump says judge's comments in Manafort case prove 'witch hunt' Manafort", Ellis said to Mueller's team. Mueller's investigation is tasked with looking into alleged collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation in the runup to the 2016 election. Attorney's Office in the Eastern District of Virginia. He also warned Dreeben that Mueller's investigation should not overstep its boundaries. "We don't want anyone in this country with unfettered... [Full Article...]

Time and Place for Summit with Kim Jong-un is fixed

Time and Place for Summit with Kim Jong-un is fixed Before Trump meets Kim, Washington is looking for North Korea to address another persistent source of tension between the adversaries: the detention of three Korean-Americans accused of anti-state of activities in the North. Earlier in the day, Bolton rebuked a New York Times article which reported that Trump was looking for options to scale back the number of US troops in South Korea, calling it ... [Full Article...]

Ducey signs education spending plan

Ducey signs education spending plan The Republican-controlled House and Senate moved in fits and starts all day as they worked on amendments to the budget deal leaders worked out with GOP Gov. AEU and the AEA said that the plan for a 9 percent teacher raise next year ignores support staff and the idea of replacing the $1 billion in school funding that was slashed after the 2008 economic crash. [Full Article...]

China 'secretly places' cruise missiles on islands in contested waters

China 'secretly places' cruise missiles on islands in contested waters A United States official also told CNBC that they have consistently called on China and other claimants to refrain from further "land reclamation, construction of new facilities, and militarization of disputed features, and to commit to managing and resolving disputes peacefully with other claimants". [Full Article...]

US Looks Beyond Iran Nuclear Deal Deadline to What Comes Next

US Looks Beyond Iran Nuclear Deal Deadline to What Comes Next Given that Iran's statements about its nuclear activities are immaterial as far as the deal's premise is concerned, Netanyahu's argument that false statements about past activities invalidate the deal doesn't make sense. Iran's leaders are ambiguous about whether they would resume a weapons program in the event of the deal's collapse, raising fears about US airstrikes and a regional arms race... [Full Article...]

New Footage Shows Police Entering Las Vegas Mass Shooter's Room

New Footage Shows Police Entering Las Vegas Mass Shooter's Room As for why it took this long to reveal the bodycam footage, Las Vegas Sheriff Joe Lombardo claimed at a news conference this Tuesday that he was justified for initially refusing to do so. Las Vegas police had released a report and said Paddock acted alone and had not been radicalized by ISIS or any other terrorist organization. Via a sequence of appeals, the case ultimately snaked its means as... [Full Article...]

May Is Said to Be Outnumbered in Brexit Cabinet on Customs Plan

May Is Said to Be Outnumbered in Brexit Cabinet on Customs Plan Downing Street has spent the last few days intensely lobbying ministers including David Davis, Liam Fox and Boris Johnson on the benefits of the so-called hybrid model, under which the United Kingdom would collect European Union import tariffs on behalf of Brussels. [Full Article...]

US risks trade fight with Europe as sanctions delay expires

US risks trade fight with Europe as sanctions delay expires Those exemptions were set to expire at midnight on May 1. Canada is the biggest foreign supplier of steel to the USA, and also America's biggest customer of the metal. Since then, South Korea has revised aspects of its free-trade agreement with the U.S. in exchange for a permanent exemption . "With so much at stake, we urge the administration to continue its focus on successfully concluding N... [Full Article...]

K'taka polls: This election will decide Karnataka's future, says PM Modi

K'taka polls: This election will decide Karnataka's future, says PM Modi Wearing a Mysore peta - a traditional Kannada headgear - Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched a fresh wave of attack on the Congress in poll-bound Karnataka on Thursday afternoon in Kalaburagi (Gulbarga). "After losing on five crucial years, the people of Karnataka have now made a decision to not waste time to tolerate this rule". The remark, which blew into a controversy in mid-2017, was a... [Full Article...]

Military plane involved in fatal crash was built in Cobb County

Military plane involved in fatal crash was built in Cobb County The C-130 is a transport workhorse for the U.S. military, and Parsons described the crashed aircraft as a cargo plane . The huge plane came down so hard that the only part still intact was its tail section, said Chris Hanks, a spokesman for the Savannah Professional Firefighters Association . [Full Article...]

May Marks The Start Of Severe Weather Season In Colorado

May Marks The Start Of Severe Weather Season In Colorado Some sub severe storms could still hang out over areas north of I-70 and closer to the Kansas-Nebraska border, through the early overnight hours. In a conference call early Tuesday afternoon, Forecaster Chris Jakub from the National Weather Service in Wichita said storms will be scattered across the area. [Full Article...]

Armenian Protest Leader Pashinian Only Candidate For Premier

Armenian Protest Leader Pashinian Only Candidate For Premier Pashinyan earlier met with members of his Elk faction. The Armenian opposition coalition that spearheaded two weeks of anti-government rallies confirmed Monday that it had nominated 42-year-old Nikol Pashinian to become prime minister of this impoverished Caucasus Mountains nation. [Full Article...]

Facebook accidentally launches "hate speech" button

Facebook accidentally launches People saw the question appear on innocuous posts, including one from The Bad Apple bar in Chicago talking about menu items. However, if the user selects the "yes" option, another pop-up box appears which gives the user the option to confirm that the post contains hate speech or select the three other test options. [Full Article...]

Armenian protest leader calls for civil disobedience after being denied PM's job

Armenian protest leader calls for civil disobedience after being denied PM's job However, the Armenian opposition leader, a lawmaker with the Yelk faction, is the only candidate for the prime minister, he still lacks six votes to ensure a simple majority in the election. On April 23, Serzh Sargsyan, who was appointed by the Armenian parliament as prime minister amid widespread disaffection for him, resigned under the pressure of mass protests against his premiership. [Full Article...]

Amazon to add 3000 Vancouver tech jobs via Hub expansion

Amazon to add 3000 Vancouver tech jobs via Hub expansion Republican Gov. Charlie Baker and Democratic Boston Mayor Marty Walsh both celebrated Amazon's decision, with Walsh labeling it a strong vote of confidence for the city. Amazon's new office is expected to open in 2022. In November, the company announced 1,000 new tech jobs at its Vancouver office. Hiring an additional 2,000 people will certainly help. [Full Article...]

Burning high rise in Sao Paulo collapses; at least 1 dead

Burning high rise in Sao Paulo collapses; at least 1 dead Firefighter Lieutenant Andre Elias told Brazilian news channel Globo TV that emergency personnel expected to find victims, but were unsure exactly how many to expect. A few hours later, as flames engulfed the building of at least 20 stories, it collapsed. Evacuees told the police that part of the building's inhabitants managed to escape on time. [Full Article...]

Casualty figures from Adamawa market, mosque blasts released

Casualty figures from Adamawa market, mosque blasts released But there has been no let-up in attacks in the northeast, particularly in Borno state, adjacent to Adamawa , which has been the epicenter of the violence. "Our special gratitude to all the rescue workers & medical personnel who attended to victims". Yerima, who spoke to News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), said the first blast was in a mosque around the second hand clothes market during afternoon pr... [Full Article...]


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