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Still more tweaking to the medical marijuana bill

Still more tweaking to the medical marijuana bill

Senate Majority Leader Rich Wardner (R-Dickinson) told the Committee the bill's objective is to give the voters of North Dakota what they want - and that's medical marijuana, not recreational marijuan...

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Manafort Back In Hot Seat Over Payments From Pro-Russian Party

Yanukovych " This is money stolen from Ukrainian citizens and has been paid to Manafort for [his work] with our former corrupt president", Serhiy Leshchenko, the member of parliament who presented th...

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Trump Pledged to Speed Up Support for Iraqi Government Against Daesh

Even before Trump took office, Iraqi forces recaptured a string of major cities from Islamic State, shrank the militant group's finances and significantly stemmed the flow of foreign fighters, all wit...

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Korea to attempt salvage of Sewol-ho ferry

The salvaging operation, which is being led by Shanghai Salvage, a Chinese company, started late Wednesday and should be done by Friday given favourable sea conditions. Of those killed, 250 were teena...

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Questions Grow About Former Trump Ally Paul Manafort's Ties To Russia

The Associated Press reported on Wednesday that Manafort was paid $10 million between 2006-2009 to lobby on behalf of Russian billionaire Oleg Deripaska , a close Putin ally, using a "model" that w...

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Lindsey Graham Relieved Donald Trump Didn't Pick 'Apprentice' Winner For Supreme Court

One of the first questions put to Gorsuch was whether he'd feel pressure to rule in favor of Trump, who appointed him. Actual questioning of Gorsuch is set to begin Tuesday. The judge also p...

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Starbucks to create 240000 jobs by 2021

Starbucks to create 240000 jobs by 2021

He added that "not every decision is an economic one". The company will also be employing more young people. To that end, Starbucks said it will continue to expand its premium coffee pipeline as it ...

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SHC seeks reply from govt over omitting Sikhism in census form

SHC seeks reply from govt over omitting Sikhism in census form

Radesh's grievance is that a sizeable number of Sikhs live in Pakistan, but the community was not counted among the religions included in the census form. The petitioners said on the order of the Supr...

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23 killed in vehicle bomb in Baghdad

The current mission, launched previous year, saw the government withdraw Canadian fighter jets from the USA -led bombing campaign against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, but triple the numbe...

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Man barges into Bengaluru hostel, flees with women's innerwear

Man barges into Bengaluru hostel, flees with women's innerwear

When the college does nothing to guarantee women's safety from predators inside the campus, what are they to do when perverts in lingerie start threatening the students with knives? Students complai...

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President Trump Expects a

President Trump Expects a "Winner Vote" on Health Care

A House floor vote on the bill is now scheduled for Thursday. "The specifics change based on what report we are discussing, what methodology they are using , and what demographics are being conside...

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Update #2 Crash on Te Anau Milford Highway

Update #2 Crash on Te Anau Milford Highway

There has been a collision involving a bus and a auto. They have now confirmed there were two people in the vehicle, both of whom died, and work was underway to identify them. Police, Fire and Ambul...

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Netanyahu: I clarified to Putin that Israel will continue Syria strikes

Netanyahu: I clarified to Putin that Israel will continue Syria strikes

IDF Chief of Staff Lieutenant General Gadi Eizenkot, addressing the changeover ceremony for the head of the IDF northern command, also on Sunday, said Hezbollah continues with its efforts to acquire u...

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Iran in Crisis? Supreme Leader Challenges President, Calls for 'Resistance Economy'

Iran in Crisis? Supreme Leader Challenges President, Calls for 'Resistance Economy'

Nowruz is the most important event in the Iranian calendar and is widely celebrated in different forms across the territories of the old Persian empire, including the Balkans, the Black Sea Basin, the...

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Trump phones United Kingdom prime minister after London attack

The Metropolitan Police said that an attacker drove a auto across Westminster Bridge, a site popular with tourists and close to the Houses of Parliament, mounting the pavement and hitting multiple ped...

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Neil Gorsuch, before Congress, steals the week

Chairman", Gorsuch responded. Democrats are eager to portray Gorsuch as too extreme for the court after Republicans blocked Judge Merrick B. Garland, President Barack Obama's Supreme Court nominee, la...

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Paul Ryan: Some Freedom Caucus Members Are Voting For Repeal Bill

Paul Ryan: Some Freedom Caucus Members Are Voting For Repeal Bill

Brat said during the meeting, Trump "put on a solid sales pitch" and said he wanted to pass the health care bill so Congress could move on to other priorities such as tax reform. Mark Meadows , head o...

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Ukrainian Lawmaker Says Manafort Hid Yanukovych Payments

The documents were left behind in a safe, he said, adding that Manafort's signature and his company seal were proof that the documents were authentic. The FBI is also investigating Manafort over his c...

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The Gorsuch confirmation process is getting tedious: Jennifer Rubin

Democrats, however, wished to make it clear that they had no interest in sitting idly by after Republicans had engaged in an historically unprecedented refusal to give Barack Obama's nominee, Merrick ...

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GOP Rep: Media Missed Key Comey Testimony on Illegal Gov't Leaks

GOP Rep: Media Missed Key Comey Testimony on Illegal Gov't Leaks

Congressman Adam Schiff , the ranking member of the House Intelligence Committee, and President Trump got into a heated Twitter back-and-forth Monday, one day after the lawmaker said there was "cir...

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Irish witness tells of his lucky escape in London terror attack

Armed police officers at a police cordon outside the Houses of Parliament in central London on March 22, 2017 , during an emergency incident. "It seems that a police officer has been stabbed; that ...

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Martin McGuinness funeral: Bill Clinton expected to join mourners

Yesterday, Mr McGuinness's legacy was remembered at Stormont and in Westminster. UK Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn told the Commons: "Martin played an immeasurable role in bringing about peace in North...

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UP CM Yogi Adityanath keeps Home, Finance portfolios

She is the wife of Dayashankar Singh who was expelled by the party for making comments against BSP supremo Mayawati. The Uttar Pradesh chief minister has directed police officials to prepare an action...

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Abu Izzadeen: London attack suspect 'named'

Abu Izzadeen: London attack suspect 'named'

Channel 4 journalist Assem Baig later tweeted to confirm the news after speaking to Izzadeen's brother, and the network has now admitted it is not sure who was responsible. Izzadeen was a spokesman fo...

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Greece ranks 87th out of 155 countries in UN Happiness report

GDP alone can not doesn't account for happiness among people. So it's very boring: "Bureaucrats are the secret to our happiness". According the report , Nigeria advanced from 103 position in the w...

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Ex-Trump aide 'got secret payment from ousted Ukraine president'

In May, he was named the campaign's chairman. Manafort denied any wrongdoing and said that his work with the oligarch did not relate to Putin or his government. If the United States Congress were ...

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Iraq forces gain ground, deploy snipers in Mosul

Another question mark is what U.S. President Donald Trump and his administration plan to do in Iraq over the long term. Iraqi Defense Ministry also announced in a statement that its F-16 and A...

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Trump Stumps to Win His Own Party on Health Care Reform

Trump Stumps to Win His Own Party on Health Care Reform

The House was expected to vote Thursday on the GOP-backed health care bill. "I do. I like him". "We want a very big tax cut, but can not do that until we keep our promise to repeal and replace the d...

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House Intel Chair: Trump's Personal Communications May Have Been Captured In Sweep

Representatives Devin Nunes, chairman of the House of Representatives Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, and Adam Schiff, the panel's top Democrat, have called FBI Director James Comey and ...

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Smithfield girl shot in head testifies in court

Smithfield girl shot in head testifies in court

Those two friends, both 16-year-old boys, are now charged with attempted aggravated murder. Later you could hear Matt Turner's voice as he arrived, telling his daughter, "Honey, I'm here". Her body wa...

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France's far-right leader Marine Le Pen to visit Chad

Opposition leader Saleh Kebzabo in a statement said that his party, the Union Nationale pour le Développement et le Renouveau (National Union for Development and Renewal, UNDR), "categorically opposes...

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Wenger will sign Arsenal deal and build 'new structure'

Wenger will sign Arsenal deal and build 'new structure'

The representatives of Ozil and Sanchez are in regular contact, with reports claiming both players are demanding salaries in excess of £250,000-a-week. "To me, it seems weird that he can go into a pre...

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Threats called in to Rockville HS after rape allegation

The alleged attackers have been identified as Jose O. Montano, 17, from El Salvador, and Harry E. Sanchez-Milian, 18, a native of Guatemala. Both Montano and Sanchez-Milian were later arrested and ch...

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Police officer killed in Westminster terror attack named as PC Keith Palmer

Police officer killed in Westminster terror attack named as PC Keith Palmer

Met police confirmed that a total of five people, including the attacker, died. FOUR people were killed and 20 injured when a suspected terrorist drove through pedestrians in Westminster before laun...

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Ajmer Dargah blast case: Two convicted, sentenced to life imprisonment

Ajmer Dargah blast case: Two convicted, sentenced to life imprisonment

Both the convictions were made under Sections 120 (B) (criminal conspiracy), 295-A (deliberate and malicious acts, meant to outrage religious feelings of any class by insulting its religion or religio...

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