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'Affluenza teen' Ethan Couch prepares to leave jail Monday 'Affluenza teen' Ethan Couch prepares to leave jail Monday
- April 02, 2018

Colleen Sheehey-Church says MADD will be following his release closely amid outrage from the organization. Couch was 16 and had a blood alcohol level three times the legal limit for an adult when he struck and killed four people in June 2013 with his pickup truck. (more...)
China Trade War Heats Up, China Announces Tariffs On 128 US Imports China Trade War Heats Up, China Announces Tariffs On 128 US Imports
- April 02, 2018

China's Ministry of Commerce said it was suspending its obligations to the World Trade Organisation (WTO) to reduce tariffs on 120 U.S. goods, including fruit and ethanol. The ministry said the US had "seriously violated" the free-trade principles in the WTO rules. "Now the ball is in the USA court, and we hope the United States will make its decision cautiously and reasonably". (more...)
Malala leaves Pakistan after emotional visit Malala leaves Pakistan after emotional visit
- April 02, 2018

Ms. Yousafzai and her family were at Benazir Bhutto International Airport on Monday morning to return to London after the four-day visit. Malala on Saturday visited her old home in the Swat valley , a mountain region northwest of Islamabad , which was under the control of the militants for about two years until the army launched an offensive to clear them out. (more...)
Local nonprofit hosts a free Easter dinner Local nonprofit hosts a free Easter dinner
- April 02, 2018

Hundreds gathered for the sit-down meal, and another 529 meals were sent out for delivery, said Tony Colombo, a city councilman and volunteer fire fighter who helped establish the dinner. Home for Easter break from King's College, Smith said she'd still be able to make it to Easter dinner with her family. "But this Easter one is awesome because we have so many kids", she said. (more...)
Violence In Kashmir Leaves Dozens Dead Violence In Kashmir Leaves Dozens Dead
- April 02, 2018

He appealed the people to stay away from encounter sites. In the third encounter that took place in Shopian's Kachdoora area, five militants were killed. Three of the four Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists killed in the encounter at Kachhdora Shopian were identified as Ashfaq Ahmad Thokar of Padderpora, Aitmaad of Amshipora and Samir Ahmad Lone of Hillow, Shopian. (more...)
On Easter Sunday, Trump threatens to end DACA and 'stop' NAFTA On Easter Sunday, Trump threatens to end DACA and 'stop' NAFTA
- April 02, 2018

He claimed they're coming to take advantage of protections granted certain immigrants. Facing a variety of sticky decisions, and without many senior-level aides, Trump sought the counsel of those he believes speak for the voters who elected him President. (more...)
FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Quiet weather ending with storms back Tuesday night FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Quiet weather ending with storms back Tuesday night
- April 02, 2018

Tuesday night , Central Alabama from 9 p.m.to 3 a.m. Wednesday morning, and East Alabama 11 p.m.to 5 a.m. Wednesday morning. Some mid-day storms will be possible, but it looks like the bulk of the storms which will form along a cold front will arrive during the afternoon and evening. (more...)
Expelled Russian diplomats return from US amid spy dispute Expelled Russian diplomats return from US amid spy dispute
- April 02, 2018

LinkedIn, now owned by Microsoft Corp, has said the case was related to a breach that might have compromised information of at least 100 million users. In St. Petersburg, where Russian officials demanded that the US shut down its consulate by Saturday night, workers busily loaded boxes and bags onto trucks. (more...)
Major delays on N3 following protest near Mooi River toll plaza Major delays on N3 following protest near Mooi River toll plaza
- April 02, 2018

Motorists had been advised to seek alternative routes as the N3, R622 and R103 had been affected by protesters who were looting and allegedly setting trucks on fire near the Mooi River toll plaza. The angry protesters/community members set fire to a passing truck. "Please be warned that roads around Mooi River is closed and completely inaccessible". (more...)
Poulter beats Hossler in Houston playoff to take final Masters spot Poulter beats Hossler in Houston playoff to take final Masters spot
- April 02, 2018

The firebrand English golfer drew on his Austin disappointment in missing out a week ago by.0302 of a World Ranking point and after being given incorrect information he had qualified for the Masters in winning his WGC - Dell Technologies Match-Play semi-final encounter. (more...)
Jeremy Corbyn's Passover message mired in anti-semitism row Jeremy Corbyn's Passover message mired in anti-semitism row
- April 02, 2018

The group of Labour backbenchers, led by Mitcham and Morden MP Siobhan McDonagh, want Ms Shawcroft to be removed from the party's ruling National Executive Committee (NEC). Over the weekend, Sir David Garrard , a prominent Jewish donor to Labour, announced he would no longer have anything to do with the party because of the anti-Semitism scandals. (more...)
April Fools from Anthony Davis April Fools from Anthony Davis
- April 02, 2018

It should be noted that the phone on which Davis appears to be filming the act tumbles momentarily at the critical juncture. Turns out, it was an April Fool's joke. (more...)
Colorado Facebook users discover they are victims of Cambridge Analytica data mining Colorado Facebook users discover they are victims of Cambridge Analytica data mining
- April 02, 2018

Kooser said the experience has made her more cautious about using Facebook, even though she keeps her interactions limited. In a segment with CNN, the Facebook said that he is not against regulation. There are also question marks over its relationship with Cambridge Analytica . The document shared by Wylie mentions political party Janata Dal-United (United). (more...)
Graeme Murty had every right to be furious, says Jamie Murphy Graeme Murty had every right to be furious, says Jamie Murphy
- April 02, 2018

But they could only claim a 2-2 draw as James Tavernier and James Murphy cancelled out early Curtis Main and Allan Campbell strikes for Well. The Ibrox club are now second in the standings with 59 points from 32 matches, level on points with Aberdeen, who have a game in hand. (more...)
United Kingdom mulls Russian request for access to Yulia Skripal United Kingdom mulls Russian request for access to Yulia Skripal
- April 02, 2018

The Russian ministry of transport later said: "If there is no explanation, the Russian side will deem the actions towards our plane as illegal and also reserve the right to take similar action against British airlines". This is part of the measures imposed following the poisoning of ex-double agent Sergei Skripal. Russia has already retaliated against Britain for the UK's expulsion of Russian "intelligence agents" by ejecting 23 British diplomats over the attack on the Skripals. (more...)
Kerala lifts their sixth Santosh Trophy Kerala lifts their sixth Santosh Trophy
- April 02, 2018

Bengal coach Ranjan Chowdhury today blamed their heartbreaking loss to Kerala in the Santosh Trophy final on injuries to key players. The cup winning team of 1992 was also honoured with a cash award of Rs 1,00,001. While the first one was duly cleared by the Kerala wall, left-back Sreerag G pulled off a goal-line clearance from a Monotosh Chakladar's shot after goalkeeper Midhun V parried it away. (more...)
Novelist Carlos Alvarado elected Costa Rica president Novelist Carlos Alvarado elected Costa Rica president
- April 02, 2018

Fabricio Alvarado , 43, won the most votes in a first round vote in February after he opposed a ruling by an worldwide court that supported gay marriage in the country. Points of debate included fears about Costa Rica's national deficit and the unprecedented rise of its murder rate. Who is Carlos Alvarado? . But he hinted that he and like-minded voters were tilting towards Fabricio Alvarado . (more...)
EnLink Midstream Partners (ENLK) Given Equal Weight Rating at Morgan Stanley
- April 02, 2018

About 1.15M shares traded. (NASDAQ:SBPH) has risen 64.52% since March 31, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 85.00% the S&P500. Salient Capital Advisors Llc increased Enlink Midstream Partners Lp (ENLK) stake by 4.57% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. (more...)
US, South Korea revise 2012 trade agreement, affecting cars, steel, currency US, South Korea revise 2012 trade agreement, affecting cars, steel, currency
- April 02, 2018

On Thursday, President Trump said he might postpone finalizing the trade agreement with South Korea, which he had earlier described as "a wonderful deal with a wonderful ally", until he secured a deal in denuclearizing North Korea. Trade Representative (USTR) Robert Lighthizer initiated discussions to amend KORUS, setting off multiple rounds of negotiations in 2017 and 2018. But in a briefing in South Korea, the country's trade minister, Kim Hyun-chong, downplayed the significance of the ... (more...)
New minimum wage comes into force today New minimum wage comes into force today
- April 02, 2018

Business New Zealand CEO Kirk Hope says employers need to have strategies in place. "That might just be the reality for them", he told Newshub. The Government says 164,000 workers and their families will now be better off. Because of inflation and increased demands from workers in Johnson County, the Board of Supervisors passed a three-pronged ordinance in 2015 - the minimum wage was increased in three steps: $8.20 an hour in 2015, $9.15 in 2016, and $10.10 in 2017. (more...)
Villagers hunting gold at Mrs Mugabe's 'Gracelands' Villagers hunting gold at Mrs Mugabe's 'Gracelands'
- April 02, 2018

The military moved against Mugabe after he sacked his then-deputy and heir-apparent, Emmerson Mnangagwa, seemingly fearing the nonagenarian was grooming his wife Grace to succeed him as president. 'I then asked them to stop their activities since I am the owner of the farm and I am the holder of a special grant for the whole area, ' her police statement read. (more...)
Airbnb Handing Over Guest Information to Authorities in China Airbnb Handing Over Guest Information to Authorities in China
- April 02, 2018

The details shared include passport information and the dates of the bookings. A spokesperson for Airbnb said that information they are collecting is similar to data the hotels across China have been collecting for decades. Airbnb has focused on growing its operations across Asia especially those in China, which is one of the company's fastest growing regions. It launched Airbnb China in 2016 to facilitate bookings on the Chinese mainland. (more...)
Costco Wholesale (COST) Receiving Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Analysis Shows Costco Wholesale (COST) Receiving Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Analysis Shows
- April 02, 2018

About 32,028 shares traded. CVS Health Corporation (NYSE:CVS) has declined 22.81% since March 30, 2017 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 119.73% the S&P500. Chemung Canal Trust Communication has invested 0.07% in Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST). UMB Bank N A MO raised its position in shares of Costco Wholesale Corp.by 4.5% in the second quarter. (more...)
Two students of University of Hyderabad conspire to kill VC, arrested Two students of University of Hyderabad conspire to kill VC, arrested
- April 02, 2018

Quoting a police press statement, Telangana Today reported that the motive behind the plot was due to the the hostility the students had for Rao after Dalit research scholar Rohith Vemula committed suicide in 2016. In 2013, he met CPI (Maoist) Cherla Dalam commander Sukhadev and participated in the group's meeting for two months in Telangana. Mishra had joined the HCU in 2013 for his MA. (more...)
Elderly man missing from BC Ferries vessel between Swartz Bay and Tsawwassen Elderly man missing from BC Ferries vessel between Swartz Bay and Tsawwassen
- April 02, 2018

JRCC Captain, Stu Irvine, said they conducted a search in the water alongside the Coast Guard and Air Force. "We did a sweep of the vessel [and] we didn't find any passengers left behind and at that point we contacted both Joint Rescue Co-ordination Centre as well as Delta Police". (more...)
Cheryl defends Liam Payne amid split claims Cheryl defends Liam Payne amid split claims
- April 02, 2018

In another tweet, Cheryl announced that she and Liam were heading off on their holiday. The reports continued to accuse the two of being in "crisis talks" with the MailOnline reporting that Liam "would whisk Cheryl and their one-year-old son Bear to a secret location next week in a bid to patch up their damaged partnership". (more...)
Massive Anti-India Protests Erupt In Southern Kashmir Massive Anti-India Protests Erupt In Southern Kashmir
- April 02, 2018

On this, the official said, one of the militants (name withheld) came out of the house and surrendered before forces. Eyewitnesses said protesters pelted stones around the sites of encounter at Dragad and Kachdoora in Shopian district. At Dialgam, seven kilometres from Anantnag town, one militant was gunned down after a fierce encounter, while his accomplice Amir was captured. Officials maintained that the civilian got killed in the cross-firing. (more...)
Trump Declares April Sexual Assault Awareness Month Trump Declares April Sexual Assault Awareness Month
- April 02, 2018

At least 16 people have said Trump engaged in some sort of sexual misconduct with them in the past, and three women who say Trump harassed assaulted them have called upon Congress to investigate the incidents. To better assist victims, the Department of Justice's Office on Violence Against Women has developed the Sexual Assault Victim Intervention Services Technical Assistance Center (SAVIS TAC). (more...)
Carles Puigdemont Ends His Bid To Regain Catalan Presidency Carles Puigdemont Ends His Bid To Regain Catalan Presidency
- April 02, 2018

He said his withdrawal was the only way to get a new government underway. The decision to step back and nominate Jordi Sanchez was due to a desire to see regional governing institutions "restored" to the people of Catalonia, Puigdemont said on social media from his self-imposed exile in Belgium. (more...)
Filing multiple H1B applications would attract rejection, warns USCIS Filing multiple H1B applications would attract rejection, warns USCIS
- April 02, 2018

The Dallas and Washington metro areas were given 74,000 and 64,800 approvals, respectively, and had the next-highest totals. The H-1B programme offers temporary USA visas that allow companies to hire highly skilled foreign professionals working in areas with shortages of qualified American workers. (more...)

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