Killed, 2 Injured in California Elementary School Shooting

A San Bernardino police spokesman says two wounded students are in critical condition after a shooting at an elementary school. Student Jonathan Martinez , 8, was airlifted to Loma Linda University Medical Center following the shooting but succu... More..

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US Missile Strike Destroyed a Fifth of Syria's Warplane Fleet, Pentagon Says
by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

US Missile Strike Destroyed a Fifth of Syria's Warplane Fleet, Pentagon Says

Over the weekend, Alfano said that Europe's broad support for the us military strikes had contributed to a "renewed harmony" between the United States and its partners ahead of the first meeting of G-7 foreign ...More..

Malala Yousafzai made UN Messenger of Peace
by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Malala Yousafzai made UN Messenger of Peace

Yousafzai, who was shot in 2012 by the Taliban for attending classes, is the youngest-ever UN Messenger of Peace and the first one to be designated by Guterres since he assumed office in January. A campaigner f...More..

European Union sets out 'phased' Brexit strategy
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

European Union sets out 'phased' Brexit strategy

It comes after Theresa May triggered Article 50 on Wednesday with a letter calling for withdrawal and trade talks to start at the same time, while sparking anger by linking security co-operation to future trade...More..

Russian Inaction Helped Fuel Syria Chemical Attacks, Tillerson Says
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Russian Inaction Helped Fuel Syria Chemical Attacks, Tillerson Says

President Donald Trump's military attack on the Assad regime was, in itself, a stark reversal from his earlier position to work with Russia, Syria's key ally, to negotiate a solution to the country's civil war....More..

US soldier killed in action in Afghanistan
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

US soldier killed in action in Afghanistan

A member of the USA special forces has been killed while taking part in an operation against Islamic State in Afghanistan . The soldier was mortally wounded late Saturday during an operation in Nangarhar Pro...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Romo to be honorary Maverick for final home game

Following his retirement on Tuesday, he opted to pursue a career in broadcasting career and was hired by CBS to serve as the color commentator alongside Jim Nantz. According to ESPN's Marc Stein, "the Mavericks...More..

Trump to host Xi at his Florida residence next week
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Trump to host Xi at his Florida residence next week

Earlier this month, a senior U.S. administration official told CNN that Trump planned to host Xi at his estate. "We can no longer have massive trade deficits and job losses. Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

EF-1 Tornado Damage Confirmed in Boone County

A tornado watch is issued when there are weather conditions favorable for the development of severe thunderstorms that could produce tornadoes. Two other similarly small tornadoes also touched down Thursday i...More..

Trump son-in-law Kushner withheld Russian Federation meetings on security form
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Trump son-in-law Kushner withheld Russian Federation meetings on security form

On March 31st TRUNEWS reported that Preibus' deputy chief of staff Katie Walsh was leaving her White House position to play a role in at the Pro-Trump Super-PAC America First Policies , where former Trump camp...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

EU expands sanctions against North Korea

Pyongyang said in February a year ago it was suspending the probe in response to tougher sanctions imposed by Japan over North Korean nuclear and missile tests. Diplomatic and economic measures taken to rein i...More..

Sen. Mitt Romney? Senate majority leader fuels speculation
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Sen. Mitt Romney? Senate majority leader fuels speculation

Orrin Hatch. The Republican celebrated his 83rd birthday last month and has spent the past 40 years in the Senate. "If I could get a really outstanding person to run for my position, I might consider it", Hat...More..

1 shot during protest against dictatorship attempts in Venezuela
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

1 shot during protest against dictatorship attempts in Venezuela

One opposition party, COPEI, said two of its members were arrested on Sunday and Monday, the latest to be held in frequent detentions of anti-Maduro activists in Venezuela. Although it retracted that ruling ove...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Liverpool haunted by failings against bottom-half teams

Southampton defender Maya Yoshida's first Premier League goal for 14 months inspired a 3-1 win over struggling Crystal Palace at St Mary's. "Probably (if it was) Chelsea, for example, the opponent would ...More..

Arizona sheriff to shut down famed Tent City jails complex
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Arizona sheriff to shut down famed Tent City jails complex

He assured no inmates will be released and estimated that half of them will be moved to other jails within the next 45 to 60 days. " 'This facility became more of a circus atmosphere for the general public". ...More..

India's central bank holds rates at 6.25 percent
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

India's central bank holds rates at 6.25 percent

India's consumer price inflation (CPI) had edged up to 3.65 percent in February from 3.17 percent as food prices had started to rise. "Upside risk to inflation arises from one-off effect of Goods and Serv...More..

Florida Senate says there should be time to play in schools
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Florida Senate says there should be time to play in schools

The Florida Senate unanimously voted Tuesday for a bill that would require elementary schools to set aside 20 minutes each day for "free-play recess". Supporters say this is a crucial change that will elimi...More..

Rain for a.m. commute; Flooding possible for p.m. rush
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Rain for a.m. commute; Flooding possible for p.m. rush

Heavy rain is expected to move across Western Connecticut throughout the day and a flood watch is in effect until Saturday . Rainfall totals of one to two inches with isolated three inch amounts are expected...More..

State Dept. employee accused of misleading FBI
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

State Dept. employee accused of misleading FBI

Claiborne pled not guilty to all charges at her first court appearance Wednesday afternoon. According to a federal affidavit, Claiborne began working as an office management specialist at the State Depart...More..

Student who choked on pancakes at contest died of asphyxia
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Student who choked on pancakes at contest died of asphyxia

Officers responded within a minute of the 911 call, and Nelson was hospitalized and was in critical but stable condition that evening. Caitlin Nelson, a junior studying social work at the CT college, had eate...More..

Boeing Announces a $3 Billion Deal with Iran
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Boeing Announces a $3 Billion Deal with Iran

The gain was the third largest among the 30 members of the Dow Jones Industrial Average. This came after nearly a year of negotiations between Aseman Airlines and the United States aviation giant, IRNA adde...More..

Netflix is looking for a thumbs-up as star ratings fade away
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Netflix is looking for a thumbs-up as star ratings fade away

The New York Court of Appeals [official website] ruled [opinion, PDF] Tuesday that law-enforcement can seize private Facebook [corporate website] account information. Facebook said it was disappointed by...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Fire chief: 3 die, 4 hurt when boiler explodes in St. Louis

A weird and deadly accident happened in St. Louis on Monday when a 1.5-ton boiler exploded, killing one person-with the force of the blast then propelling the boiler out of the building and through the roof of ...More..

Trump recycles campaign fodder to distract from Russian Federation
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Trump recycles campaign fodder to distract from Russian Federation

A congressional aide confirmed that preliminary discussions with the Senate intelligence committee involved immunity but that it was too early in the investigation to set terms. "When you are given immunit...More..

Andhra Pradesh CMs son Nara Lokesh takes oath as MLC
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Andhra Pradesh CMs son Nara Lokesh takes oath as MLC

Governor E S L Narsimhan administered oath and secrecy of office to 11 members at a function organized near Velagapudi secretariat. However, a section of the TDP leaders, who have been demanding a larger role f...More..

Pence breaks Senate tie on killing family-planning grants rule
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Pence breaks Senate tie on killing family-planning grants rule

Following a standstill in the Senate over legislation to lift federal protections on Planned Parenthood funding, Vice President Mike Pence cast a tie-breaking vote to allow the bill to move forward. It must...More..

Indore witnesses hottest day of March in last 10 years
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Indore witnesses hottest day of March in last 10 years

The maximum temperatures recorded in Basti and Kanpur were 40.2 and 40.6 degrees Celsius respectively. "The sky was clear in the morning with no chances of rain so far", an India Meteorological Department off...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Number of Syrian refugees tops 5 million mark

The number of Syrians who have fled to Turkey, Egypt , Iraq, Jordan and Lebanon because of protracted fighting in the middle-eastern country has surpassed the 5 million mark, the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) sa...More..

London attacker described as 'laughing and joking' hours before rampage
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

London attacker described as 'laughing and joking' hours before rampage

The terrorist who killed four people outside the British Parliament building last week acted alone and his motives may never be known, United Kingdom police said. On Saturday, authorities released a timeline of...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Rep. Devin Nunes won't step aside in Russian Federation investigation

Nunes had viewed intelligence materials on White House grounds the day before bolstering the administration's case fueled damaging speculation that he was acting at the instruction of the president . One Repub...More..

Colombia: 112 killed after rivers overflow
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Colombia: 112 killed after rivers overflow

The incident triggered by intense rains happened around midnight in Mocoa, a city of about 350,000 located near Colombia's border with Ecuador, tucked between mountains and at the crux of two rivers. The Red Cr...More..

Malaysian PM accorded ceremonial welcome in India, calls on VP
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Malaysian PM accorded ceremonial welcome in India, calls on VP

The round table discussion today was organised by the Malaysian Associated Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MAICCI). "In this context, I deeply appreciate our continuing cooperation with the Malaysian g...More..

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson meets Chinese president Xi Jinping
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson meets Chinese president Xi Jinping

China, the North's biggest source of diplomatic support and economic assistance, has not responded directly to his remarks, although Beijing has called repeatedly for all sides to reduce tensions. Security Co...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Three North Koreans cleared over Kim Jong Nam death

The Democratic People's Republic of Korea said through the Korean Central News Agency that the statements were an affront to the "dignity" of Kim and were "tantamount to a declaration of war". Malaysian Prime M...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Malaysian police stop guarding morgue that held Kim's body

Kim Jong Nam was assassinated in a freaky confrontation at Kuala Lumpur International Airport on Feb 13, when two women - one Vietnamese, one Indonesian - smeared his face with the banned VX nerve agent. Sout...More..