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National environmental expert: Why Trump's infrastructure plan is doomed to failure

Trump's budget director, Mick Mulvaney, acknowledged as much in the letter he sent to House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., transmitting the budget Monday. Trump ma...


Flu Cases Continue to Rise in Maine

Those without insurance can go to a county public health center to get vaccinated. Scully also reminded parents that free flu vaccines are available for child...


Closing the Gap report to show three of seven targets on track

The tenth annual "Closing the Gap" report said Australia was failing to meet its targets in four-out-of-seven measures, including reading and writing among indi...


Pyeongchang winter thaw raises hopes

Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kano, for example, warned the worldwide community on Monday not to fall for North Korea's " charm offensive ". But the hear...


VA Secretary Shulkin Turned Summit in Europe into 'Sightseeing' Trip

Shulkin also improperly accepted a gift of sought-after tickets to a Wimbledon tennis match, the investigation found, and directed an aide coordinating the trip...


Crude Oil Stuck Below $60 On US Shale Boom

US crude production last month climbed by 1.3 million barrels a day more than during the year prior, the IEA said. Meanwhile, the President of the Organizatio...


After RSS, CPM cadre in Kannur now train their eyes on Congress

Congress Working Committee member A K Antony on Tuesday said the murder of Youth Congress leader S.V. Shuhaib in Kannur was the latest instance of the CP...


Barnaby Joyce says he is "deeply sorry" to family and voters

Despite the socially conservative MP's apology, senior members of the National Party appear set on removing him as their leader and as deputy prime minister. ...


Iced sensors likely cause of Russian plane crash

Emergency workers have been combing through deep snow at the crash site. President Vladimir Putin sent condolences and "is constantly receiving information"...


Cuomo Details Optional Payroll Tax, GOP Bristles

That amount includes $1.5 billion in higher taxes that would come unless NY "de-couples" some of its tax code provisions to the new federal tax law; Cuomo this ...


France flight from Edinburgh delayed because of police probe

Alexandre Lapandry, Arthur Iturria, Sekou Macalou, Anthony Belleau, Félix Lambey, Jonathan Danty, Rémi Lamerat, Louis Picamoles and Teddy Thomas, who scored two...


Atlanta Season 2 Trailer Shows Robbin' Season in Full Swing

Instead of the standard " season 2 " naming, Atlanta has gone with " Robbin' Season' ", a term, originating in Atlanta itself, for the period leading up...


Carpinteria School Board Suggests Cutting Staff

The board voted to approve a reduction in library media assistants in junior highs, as part of the ongoing budget discussion. "Second, all the information gathe...


US set to boost aid to Jordan despite Trump threats of cuts

Theresa May said at the time: "We disagree with the United States decision to move its embassy to Jerusalem and recognise Jerusalem as the Israeli capital befor...


A New Reality Confronts India in the Middle East

Abbas further called on India to support its drive for a multi-lateral sponsorship of any future peace negotiations. Modi said due to technology-enabled GEM, ...


RDU announces new routes to Florida

Flight days, times and the lowest fares can be found only at Allegiant .com. Allegiant on Tuesday announced a new service from RDU to Destin, Florida, a Gu...


Israel police recommend Benjamin Netanyahu corruption charge

ISRAELI police recommended yesterday that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu be indicted for alleged corruption, shaking the country's politics and raising q...


Federer would have lost to McEnroe and Borg, insists Becker

He now trails Rafael Nadal who holds top spot by a mere 155 points. A semi-final run will earn Federer 180 points-and along with them, the accolade of the old...


Flawless freestyler Kingsbury wins gold in men's moguls

Beating the Quebecois was always going to be an ask - he is after all the most successful moguls skier of all time with 48 wins and six consecutive World Cup ti...


Combined Korean hockey team makes historic Olympic debut

South Korean president Moon Jae-in has spoken of using the Winter Olympics to make diplomatic inroads with the North and restore normalized communications, fo...


Man masturbates in Delhi bus, co-passengers unmoved as student films act

The complainant, a final year BA English student, was on her way home on February 7 and had boarded the route number 774 bus. The man was reportedly said to be ...


Ex-football coach Barry Bennell guilty of abusing young boys

Bennell, who is now known as Richard Jones, was described during the course of his trial as a " child molester on an industrial scale " who would not just groom...


Robots compete in their own Olympics ski tournament, capture our hearts

Eight teams of robotics experts from universities and private institutions competed for a $100,000 top prize, The Daily Mail reports , with each robot equ...


RBI ask banks to settle big bad loans in 180 days

Nearly all the schemes such as the Corporate Debt Restructuring, Sustainable Structuring of Stressed Assets or S4A, Strategic Debt Restructuring, and Flexible S...


Less plastic in the palace: Queen Elizabeth II announces new reform

A spokesperson for Buckingham Palace outlined that there is a "strong desire to tackle the issue", when speaking about the Queen's new waste plans. All copie...


'Assassin's Creed Origins' virtual tours can actually teach history

Details have been revealed by Maxime Durand, the historical expert for the Assassin's Creed franchise (via Ubisoft ). The big question is "when will the...


'Grossly impaired' illegal immigrant blamed for crash that killed toddler

Jose Martin Duran Romero, 27, allegedly crashed his auto into the side of an ambulance in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, early on Sunday. EMS rushed the bab...


Markets firm up on global cues as Sensex gains nearly 300 points

Asian markets mostly rose on Monday as investors cautiously edged back into buying after last week's global rout, with confidence lifted by a rally on Wall Stre...


Hyderabad: Iranian President to visit Makkah Masjid, Qutub Shahi tombs, arrangements reviewed

Iranian security staff visited Golconda also. India is working to equip and operate two berths in Chabahar Port Phase-I with a capital investment of $85 mi...


Rio wins uncontested; boost for NDPP-BJP

Former Chief Minister of Nagaland Neiphiu Rio won the assembly election for his constituency of Northern Angami-II of Kohima district on Monday even as the stat...