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Budget 2017: Free schools costs rise three times to £1bn

She added: "The brutal and unacceptable truth is that for far too many children in ordinary working class families, the chance they have in life is determined by where they live or how much money thei...

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Dolphins Bring Back DE Branch, Stills Next?

Dolphins Bring Back DE Branch, Stills Next?

Switching quarterbacks from Drew Brees to Ryan Tannehill didn't cause a decrease in his performance. What stands out about Stills is the type of speedy, deep threat receiver he is. Stills will retur...

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College student proves sobriety by juggling during traffic stop

College student proves sobriety by juggling during traffic stop

Police said they quickly realized he wasn't drunk and when they found out he was a juggler (it's even on his license plate) they coaxed him into pulling out his props for a demonstration. "It's a co...

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Sean Spicer wrongly claims Fox reporter's phones were 'tapped'

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer quickly backpedaled at the tail end of Wednesday's press briefing after leaving open the possibility that President Donald Trump could be under federal investig...

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Russian Federation rejects Ukraine claims in United Nations court

Russian Federation rejects Ukraine claims in United Nations court

Ukrainian authorities are threatening to impose sanctions on the local subsidiary of Sberbank, Russia's main state bank, after Sberbank said it would recognize passports issued by Russia-backed separa...

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The entertainment world speaks out for International Women's Day

It is time organizations globally start becoming sympathetic to this cause and factor in new employment opportunities in the digital workplace, sensitive to moms and women in the workplace who drop ou...

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Affordable Care Act Replacement Struggles To Find Support

This is setting up as a showdown where the White House and congressional leadership Dare Rank and file conservatives to oppose this plan making the case that would keep Obamacare. Mark Walker, and Rep...

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Trump White House Sends Mixed Signals on House Health Bill

Trump White House Sends Mixed Signals on House Health Bill

That would be highly inappropriate for us, but all of these occurred under the last administration. "I think all these stories that keep coming out about the president and his links to Russian Feder...

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'Day Without a Woman' Protest Held Nationwide Today

Meanwhile, the Alexandria school district notice said that breakfast and lunch will still be served at some of its schools for all students, and that the day off will not require a makeup day for stud...

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US Congress to probe Trump's wiretap claims

US Congress to probe Trump's wiretap claims

The White House said Wednesday it does not believe the president is under investigation by the FBI. On Sunday, ABC News reported that the Federal Bureau of Investigation director "asked the Justic...

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U.S. to change its approach to North Korea after missile tests

U.S. to change its approach to North Korea after missile tests

Haley said the United States is re-evaluating how it is going to deal with North Korea going forward "and we are making those decisions now and will act accordingly". China's proposal mirrored past No...

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Jon Huntsman is Trump's pick for ambassador to Russian Federation

Bush and was later tapped to be President Barack Obama's Ambassador to China. Huntsman reportedly did not respond to Politico's request for comment, but Trump administration sources said he planne...

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Twitter explodes as Barcelona beat PSG 6-1 in the Champions League

The Blaugrana looked to be out of the tie after the first leg at Parc des Princes, but an early Luis Suarez goal gave them hope. Defender Samuel Umtiti was equally awed by the scope of the fightba...

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Dave Chappelle Speaks About Police Brutality in Trump Era

Dave Chappelle Speaks About Police Brutality in Trump Era

Chappelle was born in Washington, D.C., but his father was a professor at Yellow Springs' Antioch College, and he has lived in the town of about 3,500 with his wife and children for many years. After ...

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Swami Aseemanand acquitted in Ajmer blast case as NIA convicts three

Swami Aseemanand acquitted in Ajmer blast case as NIA convicts three

Three of the six have been found guilty by the NIA court. Three persons were killed and at least 15 others injured when a bomb exploded at around 6.15 p.m. The former RSS activist is an accused in t...

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New Poll Shows That Melania Trump's Popularity Is On The Rise

First lady Melania Trump arriving to welcome President Donald Trump at West Palm Beach International airport in West Palm Beach, Florida Feb. 3, 2017. The latest complaints come days after George Safa...

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Strangely, Americans Don't Trust Jeff Sessions or Congress to Investigate Russia

Strangely, Americans Don't Trust Jeff Sessions or Congress to Investigate Russia

On whether Americans were concerned about reports that people associated with Trump's campaign had contact with suspected Russian operatives, 37 percent said they were very concerned, 18 percent s...

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This app tracks how many times men interrupt women in conversations

This app tracks how many times men interrupt women in conversations

During setup, the app asks for a voice sample and asks users for their gender. To celebrate International Women's Day, on March 8, ad agency BETC Sao Paulo has created " Women Interrupted ", an ap...

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Nations do not have to issue humanitarian visas — European Union top court

Nations do not have to issue humanitarian visas — European Union top court

In a surprise judgment, the court ruled against the family from the besieged city of Aleppo who had applied for the humanitarian visas at the Belgian embassy in the Lebanese capital Beirut last Octo...

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Boris Johnson to meet anti-settlement campaigners on Israel visit

Mr Johnson also used the visit to Israel to seek to boost trade as part of the Government's drive to build global links ahead of Brexit. The two leaders seemed friendly, but Netanyau said "it's ev...

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YouTube video of Kim Jong Nam's son emerges amid murder probe

YouTube video of Kim Jong Nam's son emerges amid murder probe

What the 21-year-old Kim claims in the video , though brief, would jolt any listener. It said the organisation responded last month to an emergency request by Kim Jong-nam's family members for "ext...

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China seeks deal to halt North Korea nuke, missile development

China seeks deal to halt North Korea nuke, missile development

But Chinese officials saved their toughest words for the deployment of the Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense System, or THAAD, in a sign of how incensed they are at the move and the threat they say ...

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China gives Trump preliminary approval for 38 new trademarks

China gives Trump preliminary approval for 38 new trademarks

Trump has called China the " grand champions " of currency manipulation and recently sparked an global incident when he declined to acknowledge China's one-state policy, a course he has since reverse...

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Israel Passes Law Banning Foreigners Who Support Boycott Movement

Israel Passes Law Banning Foreigners Who Support Boycott Movement

Betzalel Smotrich, a member of Israel's pro-settlement Jewish Home party, spoke out in support of the law before its passage on Monday night on a 46-28 vote. "He does support targeted boycotts aimed a...

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Paul Krugman Lays Waste to GOP's Half-A$$ed Obamacare Replacement

In discussing the proposed plan, Rep. Mark Meadows (R-N.C.), chairman of the conservative House Freedom Caucus, said it was "apparent that strides [had] been made to address real concerns". But the ...

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PM Narendra Modi focuses on Gujarat after Uttar Pradesh campaign

PM Narendra Modi focuses on Gujarat after Uttar Pradesh campaign

Officials said that inspiring leaders among women sarpanches have chose to champion the cause of sanitation in their respective villages across the country, by galvanizing the entire village to achiev...

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Sophie Gregoire Trudeau faces backlash for International Women's Day post

Sophie Gregoire Trudeau faces backlash for International Women's Day post

To mark International Women's Day, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has made a big funding announcement. While her followers seemed to embrace the post, there were a number of people who were not happy...

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Modern Warfare Remastered DLC Coming Later This Month to PS4

Modern Warfare Remastered DLC Coming Later This Month to PS4

The most anticipated of the selection will likely be China Town, which the most old-school of players will remember as a re-skinning of Call of Duty 2's popular Carentan. A re-imagining of the o...

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1 in 12 subjects in 2017 QS World University Rankings

1 in 12 subjects in 2017 QS World University Rankings

The University also had four further subjects ranked inside the top 50, comprising Anatomy (24th in QS's inaugural Anatomy measure), Dentistry (29th), Archaeology (40th) and Development Studies (44th)...

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At least 19 dead in fire at Guatemala orphanage, about 20 injured

At least 19 dead in fire at Guatemala orphanage, about 20 injured

Commanders have "informed us that they have already counted 19 people deceased", Mario Cruz, spokesman for Guatemala's volunteer fire departments, told reporters, adding that about two dozen people we...

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Donald Trump to sign new travel ban executive order today excluding Iraq

Donald Trump to sign new travel ban executive order today excluding Iraq

Iraq , which was targeted by the original January 27 travel ban, is excluded. The White House appears ready for the coming fight too. Donald Trump is continuing his disturbingly consistent behavio...

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Section of I-75 Remains Closed Due To Wildfires

Section of I-75 Remains Closed Due To Wildfires

Firefighters from four counties - Collier, Sarasota, Lee and Charlotte - have been working with the forest service and the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission to fight the fire. 41) to c...

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Trump met with the Russian ambassador during the campaign

Trump met with the Russian ambassador during the campaign

The Senate and House intelligence committees are looking into the allegations about Russian Federation, and they deserve a chance to prove their mettle. Meanwhile, 67 percent of people who classify th...

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Voting ends in UP and Manipur; 60.03% and 86% voter turnout respectively

Voting ends in UP and Manipur; 60.03% and 86% voter turnout respectively

Congress and BJP, which have been traditionally the main contenders in the hill state, are locked in a straight contests in most of the seats but presence of about a dozen rebel candidates in the fray...

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China willing to deepen cooperation with ASEAN: FM

China willing to deepen cooperation with ASEAN: FM

In an official statement, Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesperson, Geng Shuang said, "China being responsible member of the global community, it has been working relentlessly for and making contribution...

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