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India, China agree on joint economic Afghan project

India, China agree on joint economic Afghan project

The foreign secretary said the two leaders agreed on prioritising the maintenance of peace along their borders and "decided to issue strategic guidelines to their military to this effect". Modi and Xi had six rounds of talks in the two-day summit where they discussed a wide range of issues. "It is necessary to carry out closer strategic communications, conduct timely consultations on major issues of concern to each other, firmly grasp the general direction of the development of bilateral ... Read More

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Reports of illness from E. coli contaminated romaine lettuce hits Sacramento Co

Reports of illness from E. coli contaminated romaine lettuce hits Sacramento Co

Scott Lindquist, state epidemiologist for communicable disease. No deaths have been reported. The CDC linked the outbreak to the Yuma growing region in Arizona, advising consumers not eat or buy romaine lettuce from that area. Although not one of those affected by the outbreak has died, 10 patients developed a unsafe form of kidney failure, the agency said. Izabella Radovich of Wilton, California, was among those who got sick from eating contaminated salad. Read More

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How Josh Rosen Used 'Jew Bastard' Abuse As Motivation

How Josh Rosen Used 'Jew Bastard' Abuse As Motivation

During his time in the National Football League, new Cardinals offensive coordinator Mike McCoy has been fortunate enough to work with a number of quarterbacks: Peyton Manning, Philip Rivers and Tim Tebow to name a few. "I don't know and I don't care [why he fell]", Rosen said. Rosen waited a beat and said he was kidding, but there was no smile on his face. "I would actually say that I'm not as angry that there were nine guys (chosen) ahead of me, just the three quarterbacks". Read More

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Pompeo is a good choice to run State Dept.

Pompeo is a good choice to run State Dept.

Joe Donnelly of IN who said they will support his nomination, according to the AP. Reporting on the looming battle over Pompeo's nomination, he explained: "Chances are that Pompeo, at least, will ultimately prevail in the Senate within the next few weeks, humbled but not necessarily hobbled by the Foreign Relations Committee". Read More

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SCO Foreign Ministers Prepare Presidential Summit in Beijing

SCO Foreign Ministers Prepare Presidential Summit in Beijing

However, the minister did raise the issue of atrocities occurring in Indian-held Kashmir when he met Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi . These meetings will not change China's policies drastically regarding India's concerns - nor should India expect them too - but they are a good beginning and a good way to thaw the mutual distrust and suspicion with which both countries have viewed each other for some time now. Read More

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Riess held without bond, two guns found in hotel room

Riess held without bond, two guns found in hotel room

Minnesota and Florida have 10 days to move Riess. USA marshals arrested Riess at a restaurant down the street from Dirty Al's. 56-year-old Lois Reiss's appeared before a magistrate judge in South Padre Island. She later spent most of the day gambling at Diamond Jo Casino in Northwood, Iowa, before stopping at the gas station for a sandwich and directions south out of the state, according to a news release. Read More

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Woman Sets Car Afire With Children Inside: 'We're Going To See Jesus'

Woman Sets Car Afire With Children Inside: 'We're Going To See Jesus'

A mother in Houston was arrested Sunday after allegedly setting fire to a vehicle while inside with her three children, police said. Once officials started to approach the woman, she fled on foot with her children tow. Orem Drive in far southwest Houston . Officials said the woman will be charged with three counts of aggravated assault on a family member. Police say the woman eventually made a decision to leave the area with her kids but was captured by Precinct 7 deputy constables. Read More

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Afghan President Vows No Weakening Of Democratic Process After Deadly Blast

Afghan President Vows No Weakening Of Democratic Process After Deadly Blast

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation said the child had been taken to the hospital and was in stable condition. "This senseless violence shows the cowardice and inhumanity of the enemies of democracy and peace in #Afghanistan", he posted. Voter registration offices opened just last week as part of the long process to get Afghans properly registered for the October polls. Officials have acknowledged that security is a major concern as the Taliban and other militant groups control or contest ... Read More

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Police hunt gunman who killed four at Nashville waffle house

Police hunt gunman who killed four at Nashville waffle house

In a statement by the Secret Service, Reinking was "charged with unlawful entry after crossing an exterior security barrier near the White House Complex". 'When the gun jammed or whatever happened, I hit him with the swivel door'. After pushing the gunman outside, Shaw told The Tennessean that he did not follow Reinking in case he had other guns, but he quickly flagged down other cars for help. Read More

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'Fearless Girl' to Stare Down Stock Exchange, Not Bull, By Year-End

'Fearless Girl' to Stare Down Stock Exchange, Not Bull, By Year-End

After 40,000 people signed a Change.org petition asking for her to become a permanent fixture of Wall Street, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced that "Fearless Girl" could stay through February 2018. The company said more than 150 companies have added a woman to their boards since " Fearless Girl " was installed. Kristen Visbal, the sculptor, told CNNMoney she is "thrilled" that the statue will remain in New York City. Read More

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Karnataka: BJP chief Amit Shah holds impressive road show near Bengaluru

Karnataka: BJP chief Amit Shah holds impressive road show near Bengaluru

A number of cases concerning rampant illegal mining in Ballari singed the Reddy brothers too, which appeared to affect their influence within the party. A petition seeking a stay on the hearing of the case is set to come up on April 26. As per the election affidavits submitted by candidates in the past elections and analysed by Association for Democratic Reforms and Karnataka Election Watch, 30 BJP candidates have criminal cases listed against them. Read More

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Fight looms over Trump, Cohen request to delay Stormy Daniels case

Fight looms over Trump, Cohen request to delay Stormy Daniels case

He told MSNBC that he believed Cohen would be charged soon and that within in the next six months or so Cohen would "flip" on Trump. Otero is tasked with determining whether there is substantial overlap between the Federal Bureau of Investigation raids of Cohen's home, office and hotel earlier this month and his role in negotiating a deal with Daniels in 2016 in which she was paid to keep quiet about the alleged sexual encounter with Trump a decade before his presidency. Read More

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Barbara Bush Quotes to Celebrate the Former First Lady

Barbara Bush Quotes to Celebrate the Former First Lady

Reverend Russ Levinson, senior pastor at St. Martin's, told the local Fox affiliate in Houston that the church had about 250 members when the Bushes began attending services there, and would often serve coffee on Sunday mornings. The American public found her outspoken perspective refreshing. Because, oh my gosh, she spent hours hugging wives and husbands and children. She grew up in Rye, New York, a suburb of New York City. Read More

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