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Internal problems of European Union threaten its existence - Turkish PM

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President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday insisted Turkey still wanted to become a member of the European Union ahead of a potentially stormy summit with EU chiefs seeking to fix an increasingly fractured relationship. Mr Al Abadi said he has ordered the military to take full control of the country's borders amid escalating tensions between Ankara and Turkey's rebel Kurds, the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), based on the Iran-Iraq border. Read More »

Netanyahu hospitalized with high fever, severe cough

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The premier was also suffering from a "cough", the office said in a statement . A lack of rest, he explained, caused his condition to deteriorate. He was driven there in an ordinary vehicle rather than an ambulance. Mr Netanyahu dismissed the remarks as "full of holes like Swiss cheese". The Netanyahus, including their son Yair, were questioned on Monday in the ongoing telecom corruption investigation dubbed "Case 4000 " against the prime minister. Read More »

Steady Stock Movement: Pretium Res Inc (PVG)

It is down 35.25% since March 27, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 18.55% the S&P500. Shares of Pretium Res Inc (NYSE:PVG) now have an Average Brokerage Recommendation of 1.75, number of Recs in ABR is 4 while industry rank of the company by ABR is 181 out of 265. Read More »

Predators obtain F Hartman in trade with Blackhawks

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And the team may not yet be done adding players. "We're always going to remain best friends". Now they got him. "It's a different feeling", Patrick Kane said. Victor Ejdsell most recently has played left wing in the Swedish Hockey League tallying 30 points in 44 games. Their asking price for the feisty winger with a scoring touch was high. Read More »

European Union starts safeguard investigation into US-tariff-diverted steel imports

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The EU is concerned that steel manufacturers that are subject to USA tariffs may divert their product to Europe, leading to a surge of imports. The investigation is expected to last a maximum of nine months. The EU has also expressed concerns over diversion of steel shipments to member countries following the tariff hike by the US. Meanwhile, the European Union achieved its first goal of securing a temporary exemption from the USA tariffs while negotiations for a permanent exemption continue. Read More »

FAAC Meeting Aborted After N37.7bn Discrepancy Is Found In NNPC Account

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He said the committee came to the decision to postpone the meeting after discovering that the revenue remitted by the NNPC into the Federation Account was understated. Dr. Baru, however, noted that as the supplier of last resort, NNPC would always ensure petroleum products availability nationwide. The meeting, which will hold at the Auditorium of the Federal Ministry of Finance, will have in attendance the Accountant General of the Federation; Commissioners of Finance and Accountant-Generals ... Read More »

Escaped Indiana inmate caught; Watch video of his quick escape

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About 11:15 a.m., Michael Maldonado, 25, jumped out of the police squad vehicle that was taking him into the jail and fled out from under the jail's closing garage door, Porter County police said. He was last seen running south away from the Porter County Jail wearing a black T-Shirt and sweatpants, handcuffed, and wearing no shoes. Police previously located a discarded vehicle they believe Maldonado stole after escaping. Read More »

Video captures trooper hit by vehicle

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Shocking dashcam video shows Utah Highway Patrol Sergeant, Cade Brenchley, being hit by a vehicle while responding to a crash in Sardine Canyon over the weekend. Utah Gov. Gary Herbert echoed Brenchley's sentiments, urging on Twitter to "Please slow down and drive safely". A news release from UHP said the trooper, later identified as Sgt. Read More »

Michigan State to Play in Maui Jim Maui Invitational in 2019

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Georgia , which recently hired Tom Crean as its coach, will be making its first Maui Invitational appearance. Kansas, Michigan State and UCLA have each won Maui Invitationals and have played in at least four of those tournaments. The 2018 field is a strong one, too. Log on to mauiinvitational.com/2019travel for details on travel package information or visit mauiinvitational.com/2019info and register to receive email alerts from the Tournament. Read More »

State Senate rejects nominee for chief justice of the state Supreme Court

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Len Fasano announced the Republican senators would be voting "no", thus blocking McDonald's nomination 18-17, with one Democrat recusing herself in an evenly split Senate. Despite the prognosis, Malloy did not pull McDonald's nomination saying he "deserves a vote" but before the vote comes, an emotional debate in the Senate chamber was expected. Read More »

AAP government mulls live streaming of official meetings

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New Delhi: week after Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash was allegedly attacked by two ruling AAP MLAs, the Delhi government is planning to live stream all official meetings, an official said on Monday. "This shows they (Kejriwal and Sisodia) are part of the conspiracy", Pooja noted. The forum also rejected the mediation of Social Welfare Minister Rajender Pal Gautam to find a solution to the crisis between the AAP dispensation and the bureaucracy. Read More »

Trump Administration Strikes Trade Deal With South Korea

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The trade deficit with South Korea roughly doubled after Obama signed the deal. Trump has also made clear his disdain for the multicountry trade agreements that the United States has long championed. The U.S. exported only about 10,000 vehicles in 2017 but that number should increase as trade barriers and regulations are removed, said administration officials who spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to speak publicly. Read More »

Texas Bombing Suspect's Roommate Is a 'Person of Interest' in Investigation

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Police say Mark Conditt was driving this red SUV when SWAT officers surrounded him. Newsweek reached out to investigators for confirmation but did not immediately receive a response. "We know that he made them at the home. We know that a robot had to come in and take out and dismantle bomb-making materials". Mr. McCaul said he did not know what, if anything, the housemate of interest had told the police about his knowledge of Mr. Read More »

Four found dead in children's playroom after Siberian shopping centre blaze

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Kemerovo , a key coal-producing area, lies about 3,600km east of Moscow . The fire started on the fourth floor and consumed an area of about 1,600 square meters. Several people were reported to have jumped out of windows of the building. Television pictures showed people jumping from the windows of the mall, which was engulfed in black smoke. Read More »

More than 60 dead in Russian shopping mall fire

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Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters on Monday it was too early to draw conclusions about whether local officials failed in Kemerovo. At least five people were killed and dozens more injured in a blaze that ravaged the Siberian city of Kemerovo. Read More »

Remains found believed to be missing model in California, police say

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Bringolf did not give any details on the missing person case, but Fox40 in Sacramento, citing a "trusted source close to the investigation", reported that remains found at the site are possibly those of Adea Shabani . Shabani was apparently last spotted in the Tacoma, LAPD spokeswoman Rosario Herrera told the Times. The suspect was later identified by Riverside County Sheriff's deputies as 33-year-old Christopher Spotz of North Hollywood. Read More »

Apple holds first 2018 media event in Chicago

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According to a brief report by Macotakara, Apple might be exploring a new colour option for the iPhone X that is touted to act as an agent towards restoring sales. But some analysts say it hasn't been as big a seller as anticipated thanks to its high price tag, and perhaps an additional color will help increase its appeal. Read More »

Manafort Asks Federal Judge in Virginia to Dismiss Tax, Bank Fraud Case

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Manafort's tax filings for the time period covered by the indictment" and chose not to charge him, according to the filing. "The conduct alleged here was not discovered because of the special counsel's investigation into alleged coordination; nor was it "demonstrably related to" that investigation", the filing states, citing examples of alleged tax violations that occurred "well before the start of the Trump campaign or Mr. Read More »

Envision Healthcare (NYSE:EVHC) Covered By Yet Another Research Firm

Traders seeking a better understanding of the stock can look at the underlying technical data. This is the signal from the 100-day MA which is used to gauge changes in stock price. Over the last 12 weeks, the stock has moved 10.1%. Envision Healthcare Corporation (EVHC)'s Relative Strength Index (RSI ) is 44.20. If the answer is greater than 1, it indicates that the price of the stock is in gaining momentum. Read More »

Lazio 3rd, Milan sink Roma

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Gattuso has improved AC Milan's results and performances since taking over in November previous year and they did beat Roma away from home on Sunday to keep their Champions League qualification hopes alive. "I think Roma are a fine team and we had to fight really hard for this". Meanwhile, Roma coach Eusebio Di Francesco accused his players of going missing in the second half. Read More »

Distracted Driving Enforcement Campaign to be Carried Out Locally

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Eighty percent of Americans believe hands-free cell phone use while driving is safer. Gov. Jay Inslee signed the law in July 2017, but it wasn't until late January that a grace period ended for people caught using devices while driving. If the driver gets a second ticket within five years, the fine increases to $234. In addition, all information on cell phone infractions is now being made available to insurance companies, the agency noted. Read More »

Brexit battlelines. May and Corbyn raise the stakes

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The Labour leader said he wants a customs union with the EU which will give Britain "a say in future trade deals" negotiated by the EU on its behalf, all but ruling out Britain having its own independent trade policy. Opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn wants his Labour party to pursue a "Jobs First" approach to Brexit . Corbyn's main pitch seems to be that because he's more friendly to the EU27, they will somehow grant him a better deal than they would the Tories. Read More »

Netanyahu interrogated in corruption case

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Netanyahu had no immediate response, but a senior member of his governing coalition brushed off the censure. The cases have fueled speculation he could be forced to step down or call an early election but Netanyahu has maintained that he is innocent of any wrongdoing and has denounced allegations against him as a media and police witch hunt. Read More »

PV Sindhu suffers minor ankle injury ahead of Commonwealth Games

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Since South Africa's return to global sport, the country has sent teams to six Commonwealth Games where they have finished fifth on the medals table on three occasions (Kuala Lumpur, 1998; Melbourne, 2006 and New Delhi , 2010). Abbie Wood says she can't wait to enjoy the experience of competing in the "friendly Games" on Australia's Gold Coast . As a new squad, the players and management have worked tremendously hard to bring this squad together and also transition the experienced 15s ... Read More »

Israel Prime Minister Netanyahu hospitalized with fever

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Later on Tuesday night, his bureau stated that while the premier will go through several tests he will not be hospitalized and is expected to be released home. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu , this evening, underwent a series of tests at Hadassah Ein Kerem hospital, where he was treated by staff physicians Dr. Read More »

Mega Millions jackpot grows to $458 million

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The run up to $400 million jackpot began in January and has rolled 22 times without a victor. To win, players must match all five numbers and the Mega Ball. "Coming so soon after a $456.7 million Powerball (r) jackpot win in Pennsylvania on March 17, enthusiasm is high among players", said Pennsylvania Lottery executive director Drew Svitko in a news release. Read More »

Singapore ends Asian Cup qualifiers winless after 1-0 loss to Taiwan

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India were caught out by a quick counter-attack and it was almost impossible for Gurpreet Singh Sandhu to make a move before the ball was nestled into the back of the net. Goalkeeper Gurpreet Singh Sandhu who was also present at the press conference stated that there "isn't any added pressure". Singapore ended its Asian Cup qualifying campaign without a win in six matches, after losing 1-0 to Taiwan on Tuesday (Mar 27). Read More »

India condoles death of 64 people in Russian Federation shopping mall fire

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According to preliminary data provided by Russia's ministry of emergency situation, no Armenians were among the casualties of the massive fire at a shopping complex in the Russian city of Kemerovo . Eight kids from a school outside Kemerovo were visiting the city on an excursion with a teacher, who led them to watch a cartoon show at the shopping mall. Read More »

Merkel's CDU approves coalition deal

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In her speech Merkel acknowledged the poor showing of the Christian Democrats in the general election, but stressed that the CDU had managed to advance its agenda in the coalition agreement with the Social Democrats (SPD), though serious concessions had to be made. Read More »

Penn State vs. Mississippi State: NIT Semifinals game preview

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Mississippi State is coming off a 79-56 win over Louisville in the quarterfinals. He along with his brother Nick are the foundation for Mississippi State basketball going forward. While many teams are disappointed to be playing in the NIT rather than the NCAA Tournament, this event can be a launching pad towards a successful season next year. Read More »

A 'Firefighter's Firefighter' Is Remembered During Funeral at St. Patrick's

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Davidson , the FDNY firefighter who died battling a blaze in Harlem Friday. The funeral for FDNY firefighter Michael Davidson is scheduled for 10 a.m. "The hardest part with working with Mike was trying to measure up to him", FDNY Lieutenant Greg Damato said. "He was a great friend". His father, Robert, retired from the FDNY after 26 years primarily spent with Engine Company 69, and his brother, Eric, is an 11-year FDNY veteran of Engine Company 88 in the Bronx, the FDNY said. Read More »

Facebook uses newspaper ads to apologize for Cambridge Analytica scandal

Soon after the news broke, Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad told reporters that this backed BJP's allegations that Congress used the services of Cambridge Analytica during the Gujarat Assembly elections previous year. Prasad also dismissed the Congress' allegation that the BJP had used the firm's services, calling it a "pack of lies". The heat of the controversy first reached India on 21 March when Union Law and IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad help a presser to accuse Congress of ... Read More »

No Proposal to Scrap Article 370 in Jammu And Kashmir

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The question was put before him by BJP MP Ashwini Kumar. PDP Chief Spokesperson Rafi Ahmad Mir welcoming the response of Union government on Article 370 in Lok Sabha, said that it is a vindication of stand of PDP that the aspirations of the people must be respected before ideological differences. Read More »