Primaries narrow the choices for NC legislative elections

Among Democrats, incumbent state Rep. Duane Hall faces a primary challenge after being accused of sexual misconduct, allegations he disputes. Champaign County brought out the largest proportion of early voters at 40 percent, compared to Hardin Coun... More..

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Can Justify win the Triple Crown?
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Can Justify win the Triple Crown?

Interestingly enough, a cbssports.com headline read like this: "Can Justify join elite list of 12 horses after Kentucky Derby win?" - a headline every Kentucky Derby victor is subject to, especially since...More..

2 men wrongfully imprisoned for Central Park rape have convictions overturned
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

2 men wrongfully imprisoned for Central Park rape have convictions overturned

Counts and Perry - who served a combined 37 years in prison - were brought to tears in the courtroom as their cases were finally tossed for good. Perry (far left) spent 10 years in prison before being paroled...More..

Alibaba buys Rocket Internet's South Asia eCommerce firm Daraz
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Alibaba buys Rocket Internet's South Asia eCommerce firm Daraz

The Karachi-based firm, founded in 2012, operates in Bangladesh, Myanmar, Nepal and Sri Lanka as well as its home market. The deal, which comes on the heels of Alibaba's purchase of 20 percent stakes in bKash...More..

by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

(MCD) Position Increased by Family Management Corp

MCD has 4.57M shares volume. MGT Capital Investments, Inc. It is up 0.00% since May 6, 2017 and is. Flagship Harbor Advisors LLC raised its position in shares of McDonald's by 7.2% in the 4th quarter. Wesbanco ...More..

Syrian media: Israel launches airstrike near Damascus
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Syrian media: Israel launches airstrike near Damascus

Another Syrian military source said the attack targeted a Syrian army base without incurring casualties. Iran blamed Israel for an April 9 strike that killed seven of its fighters and promised retaliation. Foll...More..

Pakistan march to Ireland after crushing Northamptonshire by 9 wickets
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Pakistan march to Ireland after crushing Northamptonshire by 9 wickets

Riding on Asad Shafiq's unbeaten 186, Pakistan took a vital first innings lead of 174. Northamptonshire's chances in the second innings were boosted by captain Rob Newton who scored 118, while Josh Cobb a...More..

Missing Adrian girl located in Florida
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Missing Adrian girl located in Florida

Police in Adrian say they're working to secure a warrant for parental kidnapping from the prosecutor's office. She is now in the custody of child protection services in Florida. An endangered, missing advisor...More..

May Faces Defeat Over Fixed Brexit Date in UK House of Lords
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

May Faces Defeat Over Fixed Brexit Date in UK House of Lords

Proposing the amendment, Labour peer Lord Alli said it was in line with official party policy and was what the majority of its members wanted. While Corbyn has changed his position to support Britain's member...More..

Warren police and FBI searching large area in northern Macomb County
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Warren police and FBI searching large area in northern Macomb County

Ream was convicted of first-degree murder in Zarzyckis death and is being housed in the Earnest C. Brooks Correctional Facility in Muskegon Heights. Authorities excavating woods in southeastern MI for the rem...More..

Date Set for Saudi Arabia to Lift Ban on Women Drivers
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Date Set for Saudi Arabia to Lift Ban on Women Drivers

Saudi women will be allowed to start driving in the kingdom from next month, government officials have announced. The Kingdom's primary sovereign wealth fund will set up a network of entertainment centres acr...More..

Rome: Public bus catches fire near Trevi Fountain
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Rome: Public bus catches fire near Trevi Fountain

According to the recent data, no one has been injured in the explosion. Several explosions set off nearby vehicle alarms. It's the ninth bus explosion this year, following on from 20 last year. The passengers...More..

Rapper J. Cole To Perform At Golden 1 Center In September
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Rapper J. Cole To Perform At Golden 1 Center In September

Cole, 33, is touring in support of his latest album, last month's KOD , which debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard charts ( Post Malone and Keith Urban knocked it down to No. J. Cole will also be performing...More..

Facebook bans foreign ads in Ireland abortion referendum
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Facebook bans foreign ads in Ireland abortion referendum

The company said, 'Today, as part of our efforts to help protect the integrity of elections and referendums from undue influence, we will begin rejecting ads related to the referendum if they are being run by a...More..

Murder suspect found hiding in closet
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Murder suspect found hiding in closet

Jeremy Safran, a psychology professor at The New School, was found in the basement of his home on Stratford Road, near Hinckley Place, in Prospect Park South shortly before 6 p.m. "You become so complacent you ...More..

No plea deal offered for Mohamed Noor in Justine Damond case
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

No plea deal offered for Mohamed Noor in Justine Damond case

Prosecutors said there have been no talks of plea deals or offers. Documents filed with the court last month indicate the former officer would plead not guilty, with prosecution of police officers notoriously...More..

Suspect arrested in shooting of ATF agent in Chicago
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Suspect arrested in shooting of ATF agent in Chicago

The wounded agent is part of Chicago's Gun Strike Force formed past year to cut the number of illegal guns in the city. Another brother, Rodrigo, was described in a Chicago police alert last fall as a leade...More..

Mom, 2 kids die after vehicle hits alligator in SC
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Mom, 2 kids die after vehicle hits alligator in SC

Stanley along with also her children died from enduring injuries, Fogle said. The husband, Josh, said he was in Pennsylvania for work at the time of this crash. The vehicle, a Kia Soul, burst into flames on imp...More..

Taiwan Not Invited to UN Health Meeting According to China
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Taiwan Not Invited to UN Health Meeting According to China

This year's WHA is to be held in Geneva from May 21-26 and the online registration deadline lapsed on Monday without Taipei receiving an invite. He said the refusal of to accept the One China principle undermin...More..

Give millennials £10000 each to ease generation gap, says think tank
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Give millennials £10000 each to ease generation gap, says think tank

On the jobs front, the think tank is proposing better employments rights with a regular contract for people working regular zero-hour contract shifts as well as notice periods for other shift workers and stre...More..