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Chemical weapons experts arrive at scene of Syria attack

Chemical weapons experts arrive at scene of Syria attack In a press statement, the OPCW said its team had visited one of the two sites reportedly bombed in Douma on April 7 . In the early hours of April 14, the US, France and the United Kingdom conducted coordinated airstrikes on Syrian civil and military facilities in retaliation for the alleged use of chemical weapons by government forces in the Damascus suburb of Douma on April 7. [Full Article...]

Colquitt Regional gets its 8th 'A' for patient safety

Colquitt Regional gets its 8th 'A' for patient safety The Florida Hospital West Florida Division now has a flawless score card in patient safety and quality, and is the only hospital system in the Tampa Bay Area that earned the highest rating for all of its hospitals that participated in the survey. [Full Article...]

Nirmala Sitharaman Attends SCO Defence Ministers' Meeting in China

Nirmala Sitharaman Attends SCO Defence Ministers' Meeting in China They will have in-depth exchange of views on overarching issues, he said. The move toward rapprochement was facilitated by a meeting between Xi and PM Modi last September, when they held their first talks since defusing a border stand-off in remote region between India, Bhutan and China's Tibet region. [Full Article...]

Court sides with human in copyright fight over monkey selfie

Court sides with human in copyright fight over monkey selfie The ruling marks the latest chapter in a long-running legal dispute over the images, which include a selfie of the smiling monkey that went viral. According to Slater, he left his camera equipment on the ground and the monkey picked it up and snapped the photo. [Full Article...]

OnePlus 6 to launch in India soon, Amazon opens 'notify me' registrations

OnePlus 6 to launch in India soon, Amazon opens 'notify me' registrations Other than the colour and build material changes, the OnePlus 6 is also likely to come with a few big design changes compared to the OnePlus 5T . If not glass, then the OnePlus 6 will sport a ceramic back as ceramic also supports wireless charging feature. [Full Article...]

Philadelphia Flyers watch season end in heartbreaking fashion

Philadelphia Flyers watch season end in heartbreaking fashion He tied it at 4 with 54 seconds left in the second period off a Flyers turnover. Sean Couturier also had a hat trick for the Flyers , who haven't won a Stanley Cup since 1975. He also missed game 4, which was a 5-0 win for the Penguins . Austin Watson and Filip Forsberg each scored their fourth goals of the series before Nick Bonino and Viktor Arvidsson each notched their second. [Full Article...]

Three-year-old missing in bushland found safe with pet dog

Three-year-old missing in bushland found safe with pet dog Young Aurora was reported missing on Friday at 3 pm as she went wandering around Queensland's Southern Downs. Ms Bennett's partner Kelly Benston expressed their relief on social media, saying the little adventurer had been fearless during her ordeal. [Full Article...]

U.S. softens stance on Rusal sanctions; aluminium plunges

U.S. softens stance on Rusal sanctions; aluminium plunges USA sanctions against Rusal, which produces roughly 7 percent of the world's aluminum, sent prices for the metal their highest levels in several years. Deripaska's spokeswoman wasn't immediately available. European leaders have worked to persuade U.S. President Donald Trump to ease sanctions on Russian Federation, with the president of France poised to visit the White House this week. [Full Article...]

Koulibaly's 'mission impossible' blows Serie A title race wide open

Koulibaly's 'mission impossible' blows Serie A title race wide open Speaking to Mediaset Premium , the hero of Napoli's first victory at Allianz Stadium was adamant they have always backed themselves to keep the pressure on Massimiliano Allegri's men. "The team believes, yesterday we saw the image of a team that doesn't give up, which is focused and which has the right adrenaline to overcome the obvious physical problems of recent matches". [Full Article...]

New EU-Mexico Trade Deal Can Benefit Ireland Says TD

New EU-Mexico Trade Deal Can Benefit Ireland Says TD The EU and Mexico said their agreement had been reached after "months of intense negotiations". In return, Mexico will enjoy liberalised access for its fruits and vegetables, orange juice and agave syrup, among other products. Minister Breen added: "The EU hopes to have the deal with Mexico finalised by the end of the year and is the first EU trade deal that contains an agreement to tackle cor... [Full Article...]

France's Macron to address Congress during state visit

France's Macron to address Congress during state visit Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has implicitly said that the country's recent monetary policy seeks to rule out the possible implications of an expected decision by the US President Donald Trump on leaving the nuclear deal. More importantly, the lack of including restrictions on Iran's ballistic missile program allowed it to vault years ahead by buying North Korean missile technology and de... [Full Article...]

Mitt Romney Fails to Bypass Utah Primary for US Senate

Mitt Romney Fails to Bypass Utah Primary for US Senate Romney sought to put a positive spin on the convention vote and the need for a primary. "I think my experience in the business world; in the not-for-profit world with the Olympics and as governor, and also as a nominee for president in our party, gives me the associations that I have in Washington to get things done", he said. [Full Article...]

Trump Weighing a Pardon for This Man

Trump Weighing a Pardon for This Man A Trump pardon of Johnson would come after Sen. President Trump said he is considering a pardon for boxer Jack Johnson . He became the first black boxer to win the world heavyweight championship. A 2004 Ken Burns documentary, Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson , was acclaimed. He lost his title in a fight in Havana, Cuba, in 1915. [Full Article...]

Putin 'ready' for Trump summit, Lavrov says

Putin 'ready' for Trump summit, Lavrov says The comments from the Russian official come during a period of incredibly frosty relations between Washington and Moscow. The Russian foreign minister referred to a statement made earlier this week by US Assistant Secretary of State Wess Mitchell. [Full Article...]

Government's POCSO amendment: What it means

Government's POCSO amendment: What it means More steps must be taken if the deterrence against rape of minors and of others is to have proper meaning. "I am thankful to the prime minister for bringing this ordinance". "This is an occasion worth celebrating". "The ordinance will be sent to the president for his consent", the official said on condition of anonymity. [Full Article...]

Red Hook High School students join Columbine anniversary walkout — SNAPSHOT

Red Hook High School students join Columbine anniversary walkout — SNAPSHOT Smaller protests were held at various valley schools as well. One of the gunmen, 18-year-old Eric Harris, lived in Plattsburgh several years before the shooting . "I'll be 18 in November. And we'll be voting on this issue", he said. Students also addressed allegations from gun rights advocates, that young people are being guided or coached by liberal activists. [Full Article...]

'Fearless Girl' is leaving 'Charging Bull,' moving to a new home

'Fearless Girl' is leaving 'Charging Bull,' moving to a new home Crowds of locals and tourists, including many young girls, have visited Wall Street to pose with the statue, imitating her stance and confidence. "Our hope is that by moving her closer to the NYSE she will encourage more companies to take action and, more broadly, that she will continue to inspire people from all walks of life on the issue of gender diversity", Cyrus Taraporevala, the chief ex... [Full Article...]

Guests start arriving for Barbara Bush's funeral

Guests start arriving for Barbara Bush's funeral Martin's Episcopal Church in Houston , Texas, to celebrate her life in a attractive religious service. Mrs. Barbara Bush , who died on Tuesday at the age of 92, had requested in her last wishes a modest funeral at the Gothic-style cathedral, where she and her husband , former President George H.W. [Full Article...]

Walter Moody executed by the state of Alabama

Walter Moody executed by the state of Alabama In last-hour appeals, Moody's lawyers had asked the US Supreme Court to stay his execution in order to review whether his federal sentence, which was handed down first, could be interrupted. The execution was carried out at 8:17 p.m., according to the Department of Corrections. Zeigler said Moody's long period on death row also meant taxpayers had to foot the bill for his room, board and medical... [Full Article...]

Four Palestinians killed after Israeli army opens fire on Gaza border

Four Palestinians killed after Israeli army opens fire on Gaza border Gaza's Health Ministry said 445 protesters were injured, including 96 by gunfire. "I say to our people everywhere, be prepared for a human deluge on all of the borders of Palestine , inside the occupied land and outside the occupied land", he said on a visit to one of the border camps. [Full Article...]


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