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Severe weather awareness week: Severe Thunderstorms

Severe weather awareness week: Severe Thunderstorms

Meanwhile, confidence is increasing for severe weather across most of eastern Kansas, including the KVOE listening area, for Wednesday. There is a slight risk for severe storms from Woodward, Oklaho...

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Pashinyan warns Republican Party planning to sabotage Prime Minister election

Pashinyan warns Republican Party planning to sabotage Prime Minister election

On Tuesday, Armenia's parliament held a special session to elect a new prime minister. He is the only candidate for this position. Tsarukyan Alliance, Armenia's second largest parliamentary faction,...

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Armenian opposition leader becomes sole candidate for interim PM job

Armenian opposition leader becomes sole candidate for interim PM job

It is expected that the national Assembly of Armenia will vote for a new Prime Minister on may 1, Pashinyan will declare new parliamentary elections, which according to the Armenian Constitution...

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Amazon formally announces expansion into Boston's Seaport, plan to create 2000 jobs

Amazon formally announces expansion into Boston's Seaport, plan to create 2000 jobs

This will allow the company to double its tech workforce in the Boston metropolitan area. The company is opening a 430,000-square-foot office in WS Development's Seaport Square project - a 7.6 mil...

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Casualty figures from Adamawa market, mosque blasts released

Casualty figures from Adamawa market, mosque blasts released

We left 73 freshly dug graves where each victim was buried. In recent months, Boko Haram activity has been concentrated in the far north of Adamawa state , around Madagali, near the border with B...

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Burning building in Sao Paulo collapses, at least 1 dead

Burning building in Sao Paulo collapses, at least 1 dead

Authorities told local media one person was killed in the fire , but that number could go up as recovery operations continue. Early reports state that the majority of those calling the building h...

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Speaker, BJP State chief among eight sworn-in as J&K Ministers

Speaker, BJP State chief among eight sworn-in as J&K Ministers

The cabinet reshuffle is seen by observers as part of a damage control exercise, most prominently by the BJP whose leaders have come under fire from sections supportive of the right accused in the Ka...

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

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

Bush. Senators on the Veterans Affairs Committee abruptly postponed Jackson's scheduled appearance early last week when Tester announced the committee was reviewing the allegations. The White House ...

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White House tree planted by Donald Trump, Macron Emmanuel vanishes

White House tree planted by Donald Trump, Macron Emmanuel vanishes

She's much more constrained than I am. But a Reuters photographer on Saturday took a shot of only a yellow patch of grass on the White House south lawn where the tree once stood. Trump signaled ...

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Meet Dalmia Bharat Group, who will maintain Red Fort from now

Meet Dalmia Bharat Group, who will maintain Red Fort from now

The government, however, insisted that it was not for profits. "Further, two MoUs were also signed for Red Fort , Delhi and Gandikota fort, Andhra Pradesh between Ministry of Tourism, Ministry of C...

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Sainsbury's and Asda in talks about shock £10bn grocery merger

Sainsbury's and Asda in talks about shock £10bn grocery merger

Sainsbury's later released a statement confirming the negotiations. A major uncertainty surrounding any combination would be whether the move secures approval from Britain's competition regulator, t...

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Ronny Jackson will not return as Trump's physician

Ronny Jackson will not return as Trump's physician

Ronny Jackson , a Navy rear admiral whom President Trump unsuccessfully nominated to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs, will not return to his previous role as the president's personal physi...

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Geopolitics Beat Fundamentals To Lift Oil Prices

Geopolitics Beat Fundamentals To Lift Oil Prices

The West Texas Intermediate for June delivery rose 0.35 USA dollars to settle at 68.05 dollars a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange, while Brent crude for June delivery added 0.14 dollars ...

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Saudi Arabia intercepts 4 missiles from Yemen targeting border city

Saudi Arabia intercepts 4 missiles from Yemen targeting border city

The missiles were headed towards the city of Jazan in southern Saudi Arabia, according to the Arab Coalition statement , which was carried by the state-run Saudi Press Agency (SPA). reward for any ...

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Macron vows Iran will 'never' possess nuclear weapons

Macron vows Iran will 'never' possess nuclear weapons

But two of the president's key foreign policy advisers - new National Security Adviser John Bolton and his nominee for secretary of state, Mike Pompeo - have both long opposed the agreement as c...

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Trump commemorates 'Meds Yeghern', Armenian deaths of 1915

Trump commemorates 'Meds Yeghern', Armenian deaths of 1915

While the number of Armenians who perished during the genocide remains under debate, Armenians say 1.5 million died, while Turkey suggests 300,000 perished. 103 years have passed since the start of th...

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Kanye West Confirms Split From Manager Scooter Braun

Kanye West Confirms Split From Manager Scooter Braun

Mr Trump - who met West when he was President-elect in December 2016 - was keen to share the praise with his own followers, telling the star the comments were " very cool". "Rev, I'm going to c...

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Toronto van attack victim identified as Sohe Chung, 23

Toronto van attack victim identified as Sohe Chung, 23

Toronto police say they believe Alek Minassian posted this message shortly before starting his attack. Mike McCormack of the Toronto Police Association said Tuesday "We're extremely proud of hi...

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A flip-flopping forecast for NJ: Dry Thursday, wet Friday

A flip-flopping forecast for NJ: Dry Thursday, wet Friday

Weekend weather still looks almost ideal. Expect mostly cloudy skies through the morning as any spotty showers will quickly diminish. There is some potential for flooding Monday , but the chanc...

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Senate Committee Expected To Vote On Mueller Protection Bill

Senate Committee Expected To Vote On Mueller Protection Bill

The Special Counsel Independence and Integrity Act - a combined version of two previously-introduced Senate bills created to protect Mueller's investigation - was introduced earlier this month. He...

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Armenia turns to Moscow as parliament sets date for new vote

Armenia turns to Moscow as parliament sets date for new vote

Acting prime minister Karen Karapetyan who has said he would be ready to declare a state of emergency if needed, is now under pressure to deliver on promised elections. The ruling Republican Party ...

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Trump Says Michael Cohen Represents Him in

Trump Says Michael Cohen Represents Him in "Crazy Stormy Daniels Deal"

His broadsides came as the Senate Judiciary Committee readied to vote later Thursday on a bill to protect the special counsel position. A judge in NY scheduled a noon conference to discuss electro...

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Meet Kenny Lam, the Hero Toronto Cop Who Peacefully Arrested Alek Minassian

Dube published a June 2016 report calling for increased police training on defusing unsafe situations after several high-profile deaths of people with mental illnesses who confronted officers. Min...

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Hawaii News Now: Bob Dorough of 'Schoolhouse Rock' is dead at 94

Hawaii News Now: Bob Dorough of 'Schoolhouse Rock' is dead at 94

Not long after the release of Devil May Care , the legendary Miles Davis recorded his own interpretation of its title track, which would go on to become a jazz standard. From there, they branched out...

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Australia: Admiral to Become US Ambassador to South Korea

Australia: Admiral to Become US Ambassador to South Korea

Ms Bishop said "we understand the challenges the United States has on the Korean peninsula". But the admiral emphasized that in dealing with North Korea, the US must "be guided by a strong sense of ...

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