• Volkswagen looking at changing CEO in reshuffle; Mueller's future at company uncertain
Volkswagen looking at changing CEO in reshuffle; Mueller's future at company uncertain

He replaces Matthias Muller who recently stepped down from the post. The statement continued: "He assumed the chairmanship of the board of management in the fall of 2015 when the company faced the greatest challenge in its history". But Mueller himself landed in prosecutors' sights over suspicions he may have known about the cheating before it be...

Read more

  • Secretary of State Nominee Mike Pompeo Testifies at Senate Hearing
Secretary of State Nominee Mike Pompeo Testifies at Senate Hearing

He also promised to fill gaps in the State Department that have been left open since Mr Trump took office, warning that diplomats had become demoralised. Pompeo said he didn't precisely recall the discussion, but said the suggestion that Trump asked him to do anything improper "is false". Twitter users have responded to Pompeo's suggestion that R...

Read more

  • BJP MLAs seen eating during fast?
BJP MLAs seen eating during fast?

She added that law will not be obstructed by the irresponsible actions and statements of a group of people. Pilot alleged the government did not act responsibly when violence broke out during Bharat Bandh last week in Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra and other states.

Read more

  • Madikizela-Mandela left as loyal servant of ANC: Mbalula
Madikizela-Mandela left as loyal servant of ANC: Mbalula

Zukiswa Madikizela, one of Madikizela-Mandela's three sisters, paid tribute on behalf of the Madikizela family. "You show that we can be handsome, powerful and revolutionary - even as we challenge the lies that have been peddled for so long".

Read more

  • Backpage.com, CEO Plead Guilty in Sex-Trafficking Crackdown
Backpage.com, CEO Plead Guilty in Sex-Trafficking Crackdown

Backpage.com co-founder Michael Lacey was arrested April 6 and accused of facilitating prostitution by running ads for sexual services and laundering the revenues. Backpage.com pleaded guilty to human trafficking in Texas on Thursday, one week after federal authorities shut down the classified ads website and days after Attorney General Jeff Sess...

Read more

  • Child's body found in California river where family vanished
Child's body found in California river where family vanished

This June, 2014, file photo shows some of the Hart family at the annual celebration of "The Goonies" movie in Astoria, Ore. But after spending two weeks with the family Argyropoulos said she noticed kindness, love and respect for the children was largely absent.

Read more

  • Snow, ice pellets, freezing rain on tap for Almaguin this weekend
Snow, ice pellets, freezing rain on tap for Almaguin this weekend

Dufferin County, parts of Simcoe, Peel and Wellington County were hit hard April 4th when freezing rain coated everything, knocking out power to thousands. Ice will likely accumulate and glaze roadways, creating tricky winter driving conditions if untreated. There is a flood watch in effect from late Sunday night through Tuesday afternoon for Mon...

Read more

  • Mystery Mega Millions victor claims $533M jackpot: 'It's life-changing money'
Mystery Mega Millions victor claims $533M jackpot: 'It's life-changing money'

Wahl, 47, scored the $533 million Mega Millions prize with a sole ticket he said he made a decision to buy, alongside a diet Coke, with the $22 he had in his wallet while stopping at a Lukoil gas station in Riverdale, New Jersey, on March 29.

Read more

  • Bevin: Teachers left children vulnerable
Bevin: Teachers left children vulnerable

After thousands of teachers traveled to Frankfort on Friday to protest, Gov. Matt Bevin said that somewhere in Kentucky children were sexually assaulted or ingested poison because they were left unattended. But the vote was closer in the Senate which secured the minimum number necessary - overriding the tax and revenue bill veto 20-18. "You c...

Read more

  • Mattis says:
Mattis says: "I believe there was a chemical attack in Syria"

Syria destroyed its chemical weapons stockpile in 2013 in a deal brokered by Russian Federation and the United States in exchange for the latter's agreement not to attack the Middle Eastern country. He said that they were still trying to get Organization for the Prevention of Chemical Weapons inspectors to Douma within the week to collect evidence.

Read more

  • Telugu Star Sri Reddy Accuses Rana Daggubati's Brother of Sexually Exploiting Her
Telugu Star Sri Reddy Accuses Rana Daggubati's Brother of Sexually Exploiting Her

Telugu actress Sri Reddy is in no mood to put an end to her series of #SriLeaks and #SriReddyLeaks. In this whattsapp chat, Kona Venkat is seen having a sweet talk with Sri Reddy commenting on her weight in the night. He tweets, "I'm shocked with some allegations made by one actress against some film personalities including me. Truth must pre...

Read more

  • Saturday's Storms: what to expect this weekend
Saturday's Storms: what to expect this weekend

Forecasters expect Saturday to be a washout and are concerned flooding and severe storms could come with it. With storms expected to fire near the Kansas City Metro and southwest Missouri early on in the afternoon, it's important to be alert through the day.

Read more

  • Putin calls on Netanyahu not to take any 'destabilising action' on Syria
Putin calls on Netanyahu not to take any 'destabilising action' on Syria

Israel is on high alert for any Iranian retaliation after Tehran's direct threat Tuesday, as well as any possible US strike against Syria's Assad regime in retaliation to the chemical attack at Douma. It said the call, which had been at the initiative of the Israeli prime minister, addressed "the Syrian issue... including in connection with the r...

Read more

  • 41% of millennials don't believe 6 millions Jews were killed in Holocaust
41% of millennials don't believe 6 millions Jews were killed in Holocaust

The survey found that almost half of all Americans - 41 percent - couldn't identify Auschwitz , a concentration camp where an estimated 1.1 million Jews and minorities were killed at the hands of Nazis during World War II. The survey also found that most believe there is still strong anti-semitic sentiment in the United States today, more than 70...

Read more

  • Emmanuel Macron: we have 'proof' Syria used chemical weapons
Emmanuel Macron: we have 'proof' Syria used chemical weapons

President Macron also said they will decide whether to strike back when all the necessary information has been gathered. Russian Federation has described the reports of a chemical attack as a "provocation" created to justify Western intervention against the Syrian government, and accused militant rebels of fabricating it.

Read more

  • Siria: la Russian Federation è pronta alla guerra
Siria: la Russian Federation è pronta alla guerra

Washington, 10 April 15:00 - (Agenzia Nova) - Gli Stati Uniti non escludono al momento alcuna risposta al presunto attacco chimico contro Douma , città a est di Damasco controllata dai ribelli, avvenuto tra il 7 e l'8 aprile scorso. Se ne parla a Buona la prima, il programma di InBlu radio in onda alle 18.13, condotto da Federica Margaritora c...

Read more

  • Saudi Arabia Intercepts Missile Over Riyadh
Saudi Arabia Intercepts Missile Over Riyadh

Houthi rebels reportedly fired a number of missiles towards a Saudi government building. According to Al Masirah TV, which is run by the Houthis, the missile was aimed at the defense ministry. "This hearing will allow members to examine USA policy toward the Middle East as we grapple with these conflicts and approach a key deadline for the Iran...

Read more

  • As Trump fumes over Federal Bureau of Investigation raid, White House lawyers urge restraint
As Trump fumes over Federal Bureau of Investigation raid, White House lawyers urge restraint

This was not just any search warrant; that the raid took place at a lawyer's office further highlights the seriousness of the investigation. The attorney-client privilege Trump referred to is meant to encourage open communications between lawyers and their clients, so that lawyers can provide sound legal advice.

Read more

  • National Football League announces Giants' 2018 preseason schedule | Joint preseason practices coming?
National Football League announces Giants' 2018 preseason schedule | Joint preseason practices coming?

None of the games except the one at Cleveland (Aug. 23, 8 p.m.) have a date or time attached to them yet. The Cardinals' finale against Denver is nearly a yearly tradition. The Redskins have won their last three preseason matchups against the Jets, including a 22-18 victory in the teams' most recent meeting on August 19, 2016.

Read more

  • Virginia woman accused of beheading boyfriend, shouting 'let me get my heads'
Virginia woman accused of beheading boyfriend, shouting 'let me get my heads'

According to court documents, the murder happened on April 1, 2018, in Lerona , Mercer County. WVNS reported that Mills became combative and was taken into custody. The incident was deemed a "decapitation homicide", by Mercer County Prosecuting Attorney George Sitler . He told MetroNews , "Even though she's only been initially charged with...

Read more

  • Shareholder Oz Management LP Increased Tesla INC (Put) (TSLA) Stake
Shareholder Oz Management LP Increased Tesla INC (Put) (TSLA) Stake

It has underperformed by 10.10% the S&P500. Based on the latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC, Daniel S. Och increased its stake in Tesla Inc (Put) ( TSLA ) by 14924.11%. Garde Cap Inc stated it has 2,504 shs or 0.15% of all its holdings. Hugh Johnson Advsrs Lc invested in 2.27% or 72,420 shares. Aqr Mngmt Limited Liability Company hold...

Read more

  • Trump to skip South America summit to focus on Syria
Trump to skip South America summit to focus on Syria

Last year, Washington bombed a Syrian government air base after a chemical weapons attack. "It was an atrocious attack". When speaking on Monday, Trump stated that "nothing is off the table", in dealing with Syria following the chemical attack .

Read more

  • Ahead of polls, Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull faces leadership pressure
Ahead of polls, Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull faces leadership pressure

Asked directly whether he supported Turnbull as leader, Abbott loyalist Eric Abetz made it clear he believed using Newspoll as a marker was "inappropriate" both then and now. "People are best to be honest about their ambitions", he told Melbourne radio station 3AW. "We're actually not that far behind, the truth be told, and between now and the el...

Read more

  • Trillion-dollar deficits come roaring back under Trump
Trillion-dollar deficits come roaring back under Trump

The CBO's report has been revised to incorporate the effects of a new $1.3 trillion government spending bill and the $1.5 trillion in Republican-led tax cuts approved a year ago. Unless Congress acts to stem the tide of red ink, the deficit would climb to $1.5 trillion by 2028 - and it could reach $2 trillion by that year if lawmakers extend ...

Read more

  • Valentino Rossi: Honda boss defends Marc Marquez after Argentina crash
Valentino Rossi: Honda boss defends Marc Marquez after Argentina crash

He divebombed the Italian down the inside of the Turn 13 right-hander, barging the Yamaha out of the way and leaving Rossi to fall over on the wet grass on the outside of the circuit. Rossi finished 19th with Marquez, who was handed a 30 second penalty for the collision, also out of the points in 18th position. This incident meant that he again...

Read more

  • Trump doubles down on defence of embattled EPA chief
Trump doubles down on defence of embattled EPA chief

Pruitt's predecessor, Gina McCarthy, had a security detail that numbered about a half dozen, less than a third the size of Pruitt's. He also said his living arrangement was approved by an EPA ethics official. "But on policy grounds alone I think Scott Pruitt is the wrong person to head the EPA", Collins said. Wilcox said Pruitt has faced an u...

Read more

  • No plans to allow China to set up military base: Vanuatu
No plans to allow China to set up military base: Vanuatu

When asked at his daily press briefing, China's foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said the reports were " fake news ". Some analysts believe that Australia, France and New Zealand are likely to re-double diplomatic efforts in the region to ensure China's foothold is contained.

Read more

  • Kimi Raikkonen crashes out of Bahrain Grand Prix after broken leg incident
Kimi Raikkonen crashes out of Bahrain Grand Prix after broken leg incident

Meanwhile, last year's pole sitter, Valtteri Bottas , lined up third. However, engineers had not finished changing the rear left tyre of his auto. It would be up to those three men to take the race from Sebastian Vettel . It seemed to be a huge error for the team - who signalled that the driver could move off even though the vehicle wasn't read...

Read more

  • 23 children die in India when school bus plunges into gorge
23 children die in India when school bus plunges into gorge

At least 27 children have died after a school bus plunged 200ft (60m) into a gorge in the Himalayan foothills in India. The bus, owned by the Ram Singh Memorial Public School, was carrying 40-45 people. "I have spoken with the Chief Secretary, Director General and Deputy Commissioner". Prime Minister Narendra Modi condoled the deaths in the acc...

Read more

  • Iran's Rouhani says USA 'will regret it' if it violates nuclear deal
Iran's Rouhani says USA 'will regret it' if it violates nuclear deal

The Iranian Regime is threatening to restart its illicit nuclear programme within days as USA and European leaders rush to fix flaws in the controversial 2015 Iranian nuclear deal ahead of Donald Trump's May deadline, when he has threatened to pull out of the deal altogether.

Read more