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Home secretary Amber Rudd faces repeated calls to resign over Windrush scandal Home secretary Amber Rudd faces repeated calls to resign over Windrush scandal
- April 30, 2018

More than 200 MPs have signed a letter to the prime minister calling for government promises to Windrush migrants to be written into law. "Yes, I did talk to the home secretary about that and the overall work that we were doing and the overall ambition to see an increase in numbers, but not on the detailed numbers and targets". (more...)
"My gladiator lay down his shield": Toddler Alfie Evans dies in Britain
- April 30, 2018

Later Saturday, Pope Francis tweeted about Alfie's death, saying he is "deeply moved". As news spread in the community, dozens of people laid flowers and mementoes in a park near Alder Hey Children's Hospital in Liverpool, where Alfie was treated. (more...)
United v Arsenal United v Arsenal "made the Premier League"
- April 30, 2018

Wenger will take charge of Arsenal at Old Trafford for the last time on Sunday before leaving the Emirates at the end of the season, and ahead of the fixture, Ferguson has paid tribute to his old adversary. United make just one change to the XI which beat Tottenham Hotspur in last week's FA Cup semi-final, with Victor Lindelof stepping in to replace the injured Phil Jones at centre-back. (more...)
Pashinyan said that Armenia's relations with Russian Federation will not change Pashinyan said that Armenia's relations with Russian Federation will not change
- April 30, 2018

It is quite logical that acting prime minister Karen Karapetyan refused to negotiate in such conditions - the opposition's aim is not to launch dialogue, but to legalize an unconditional "capitulation act" under the pressure of a crowd taken to the streets. (more...)
Israeli army kills 3 Palestinians crossing border fence Israeli army kills 3 Palestinians crossing border fence
- April 30, 2018

Gaza's Hamas leaders have urged mass Palestinian protests there every Friday as part of a weekslong campaign against a decade-old blockade of the territory. The protests have turned violent and 39 Palestinians have been killed during the unrest, which began March 30. The teenager killed was identified as Azzam Aweida and hundreds of people gathered at his home in the southern town of Khan Younis to attend the funeral. (more...)
Getting along with Russian Federation not bad thing: says Trump Getting along with Russian Federation not bad thing: says Trump
- April 30, 2018

His "periodic praise for and communications with Wikileaks, a hostile foreign organization", was "highly objectionable" and "inconsistent", the report states. The Republican House Intelligence Committee report references that infamous Trump Tower meeting in June of 2016 but says investigators "did not ultimately obtain" the information they sought. (more...)
Mizzou's J'Mon Moore drafted by Green Bay Mizzou's J'Mon Moore drafted by Green Bay
- April 29, 2018

The pick of Bradley is simply an attempt to find a long-term answer at long snapper. At the National Football League combine, Moore ran the 40-yard dash in a disappointing 4.6 seconds - good for 32nd out of 37 receivers. Not a lot of people get to say they have the opportunity I have. A four-year starter at Alabama, Scott holds Alabama's all-time for career punting yards with 11,074 and attempts at 243. (more...)
"The manhunt is over": Details leading up to capture of John Williams
- April 29, 2018

Eugene Cole on Wednesday in Norridgewock triggered an intensive search for 29-year-old John Williams in and around the heavily wooded rural community about 60 miles (96 kilometers) west of Bangor. The suspect John Williams, 29, of Madison, remained at large on Friday. She said Williams in his last visit discussed his recent arrest in MA on gun charges. (more...)
Stanley Cup Playoffs 2018: Golden Knights vs Stanley Cup Playoffs 2018: Golden Knights vs
- April 29, 2018

This series likely will be a long one, though, as both teams are well coached, have deep rosters and eager to prove doubters wrong. The 42-year-old will interact with a variety of guests including players, celebrities, management and Golden Knights fans as they play video games. (more...)
PM Modi heads back Delhi after wrapping up China visit PM Modi heads back Delhi after wrapping up China visit
- April 29, 2018

Both the leaders held six meetings in 24 hours and discussed trade, strategic military relations, tourism and other regional issues. Modi and his Chinese counterpart held multiple meetings on Friday as part of an unprecedented two-day informal summit to "solidify" the India-China relationship and exchanged views on how the two countries can work together for the benefit of their people and the world. (more...)
'Avengers: Infinity War' sets Marvel record on opening night 'Avengers: Infinity War' sets Marvel record on opening night
- April 29, 2018

If that's the case, why not immediately hand Thanos the Time Stone and let him go about his business? Entering his third film in the MCU, Spider-Man faces his most incredible adventure yet when his Spidey-senses tingle as he joins his mentor Iron Man (Robert Downey Jr.) and new ally Doctor Strange (Benedict Cumberbatch) as they travel to the planet Titan. (more...)
Top prospect Ronald Acuna set to join Braves in Cincinnati Top prospect Ronald Acuna set to join Braves in Cincinnati
- April 29, 2018

Albies, a 21-year-old who made his debut last August, hit a two-run homer in the fifth for a 4-0 lead and added an RBI double in the ninth. Acuna has the ability to provide excitement to a game through his blazing speed on the basepaths or his impressive raw power at the plate. (more...)
Did 'Rocket Man' work? North Korea responds to Trump's insult diplomacy Did 'Rocket Man' work? North Korea responds to Trump's insult diplomacy
- April 28, 2018

Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) said President Donald Trump should receive the Nobel Peace Prize if the recently announced Korea agreement is effective. Trump's efforts should be recognized by the Nobel committee, but somehow I think he'll be bypassed. Ian Bremmer, president of the Eurasia Group, tweeted that Trump, Kim, Moon, and Chinese President Xi Jinping should win the prize jointly. (more...)
Firing of House chaplain - a Gonzaga grad - sparks uproar among Democrats Firing of House chaplain - a Gonzaga grad - sparks uproar among Democrats
- April 28, 2018

The reason is still unclear, but according to published reports in the Huffington Post and the Washington Post , some GOP lawmakers were still upset about the prayer Conroy offered last November saying he hoped the tax legislation would have no "winners and losers". (more...)
Chance the Rapper Apologizes for Siding with Kanye West on Trump Debate Chance the Rapper Apologizes for Siding with Kanye West on Trump Debate
- April 28, 2018

The hook - " Lift yourself up on your feet/ Let's get it on" - then takes a turn into an nearly trap-sounding beat. "Woop ditty scoop poop.poop.poop". "You don't have to agree with [Trump]", he tweeted, "but the mob can't make me not love him". "See that's the problem with this damn nation", Kanye continues. (more...)
Israel Mulls Building 'Trump Town' for Foreign Embassies in Jerusalem Israel Mulls Building 'Trump Town' for Foreign Embassies in Jerusalem
- April 28, 2018

I'm very proud of it", Trump told reporters at a joint press conference with German leader Angela Merkel. The us President stressed that he considers the "ideal" location of the Embassy of the Arnon in West Jerusalem . The announcement deepened anger across the Arab world, particularly among Palestinians who see East Jerusalem as the capital of their future state. (more...)
White House: No evidence Ronny Jackson crashed vehicle White House: No evidence Ronny Jackson crashed vehicle
- April 28, 2018

After being targeted charged with scandalous allegations by top Democrats, Dr. Ronny Jackson has pulled his name from consideration to be the next Veterans Affairs (VA) secretary. Ivanka Trump, the president's daughter and advisor, said in a Tweet that Jackson was "a man of exceptional integrity, character and intellect". The White House medical unit that Jackson ran successfully passed regular controlled substance audits, according to the records for the last three years. (more...)
James Comey Is 'Embarrassed And Ashamed' Of The Republican Party James Comey Is 'Embarrassed And Ashamed' Of The Republican Party
- April 28, 2018

Attorney Patrick Fitzgerald has been on his legal team for almost a year. "Coming here and learning about how Comey's actions affected the election, how his interactions with President Trump influenced the electorate, all the different interactions is fascinating to me", said sophomore Carter Trousdale. (more...)
Pompeo Confirmed US Secretary of State, Begins Middle East Trip Pompeo Confirmed US Secretary of State, Begins Middle East Trip
- April 27, 2018

Pompeo has been installed after US President Donald Trump made a decision to replace previous State Secretary Rex Tillerson over policy disputes and clashes with the president. In this image released by the White House, then-CIA director Mike Pompeo shakes hands with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Pyongyang , North Korea . (more...)
Bills trade up for Allen Bills trade up for Allen
- April 27, 2018

Despite all the denials and all the smoke screens in the months leading up to the draft, there was never really any doubt that trading up was always Beane's intention. "They all had a knock on them", Beane said of the top four quarterbacks. After all, they just sent Tyrod Taylor to the Browns for a draft pick. My take: The Bills are taking a swing for the fences, and it could end badly for coach Sean McDermott and general manager Brandon Beane. (more...)