• Nashville Mayor Megan Barry is expected to announce her resignation Tuesday morning
Nashville Mayor Megan Barry is expected to announce her resignation Tuesday morning

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation said it found two photos of a woman, one fully nude and one partially nude, taken by Forrest's phone, but the agency did not identify the woman. Wilson was kicked out of office by the Nashville City Council. Nine of the trips were only attended by Barry and Forrest. Among the evidence cited by TBI was nude ph...

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  • Percent Teacher Pay Raise Bill Reaches House Following Senate Procedural Confusion
Percent Teacher Pay Raise Bill Reaches House Following Senate Procedural Confusion

West Virginia public school students won't be in their classrooms again today as a work stoppage by teachers and school service personnel enters its 12th day, making it the longest walkout ever by the state's teachers. The state's House of Delegates , which has already passed the bill, must now get together with its Senate brethren to iron out ...

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  • China Boosts Spending to Bolster Military Capabilities
China Boosts Spending to Bolster Military Capabilities

It also comes amid increased tension with the US, as Washington beefs up its naval presence in the South China Sea and Beijing has shown an increasing willingness to flex its muscles there, much to the chagrin of many of its maritime neighbors .

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  • Paul Ryan urges Trump not to advance with tariffs: spokeswoman
Paul Ryan urges Trump not to advance with tariffs: spokeswoman

For many years, NAFTA's been a disaster". Industries that are large users of steel and aluminum have been especially vocal in their opposition to the tariffs, including automakers, aerospace companies and others. "Sure there may well be some sort of retaliation, but the amounts that they're talking about are also pretty trivial". "It's some $...

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  • 'They Just Don't Care': Trump Slams Democrats for DACA Inaction
'They Just Don't Care': Trump Slams Democrats for DACA Inaction

Six months ago, lawmakers promised to have a solution for DACA in place. They bickered. Young immigrants and activists launched fiery protests. "Where are they?" Trump asked, referring to Democrats. "We are here to make sure they don't forget about us". Congress had every opportunity to legislate a fix, but the fate of Dreamers has proved t...

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  • Residents of Syrian enclave left to flee as bombardment continues
Residents of Syrian enclave left to flee as bombardment continues

United Nations officials had said lack of approvals and consensus among the warring parties, as well as the limited duration of the five-hour Russian-ordered humanitarian pause, had made aid delivery impossible. One resident estimated that thousands of people were on the move and seeking shelter in areas further from the frontlines. The U.N. said ...

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  • Trump jokes about media, Korea, himself at Gridiron Dinner
Trump jokes about media, Korea, himself at Gridiron Dinner

But for a president who rarely provides the country with laughs - and who opted out of attending both dinners a year ago - the spotlight on his jokes at the dinner was all the brighter. Donald Trump traded playful digs with the Washington press corps late Saturday at an annual gathering of politicians and members of the media, which the USA p...

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  • Says no missile talks unless West gives up its nuclear weapons
Says no missile talks unless West gives up its nuclear weapons

He added Iran will not let interference in its affairs. Iran says its missile program is a conventional one aimed at deterrence and self-defence and is not negotiable. Iran will not conduct talks on its ballistic missile program until the USA and European countries dismantle their nuclear weapon arsenal, said an Iranian military official on Satur...

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  • Karti Chidambaram, in CBI custody, wants food from Zomato, Swiggy
Karti Chidambaram, in CBI custody, wants food from Zomato, Swiggy

The invoices were drawn ASCPL, its Singapore subsidiary, another associate company Northstar Software Solutions Pvt Ltd and Geben Trading Ltd. Copies of invoices with Peter's signature were recovered from INX Media also. "The confession needs corroboration but the CBI has provided none", Singhvi said. Their statement is admissible in court as it wa...

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  • Weather warning in Louth downgraded to orange
Weather warning in Louth downgraded to orange

It's believed the heaviest snowfall has now passed, but rain will spread across the country which will start the melting process and may lead to heavy flooding . A strong easterly gale has caused tidal flooding in low-lying areas of South Dublin and Wicklow . The cold weather is set to continue through the rest of the weekend with highest tem...

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  • Nagaland, Tripura, Meghalaya Assembly Elections: Counting Begins
Nagaland, Tripura, Meghalaya Assembly Elections: Counting Begins

The party captured 23 seats on its own while its alliance partner the Indigenous People's Front of Tripura (IPFT) bagged 7 seats, giving the combine a majority in the House, according to Election Commision (EC) sources. "We remain committed to working towards fulfilling the dreams and aspirations of the people". As election results for three no...

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  • White House: Scaramucci Blocked From Entering White House Without Approval
White House: Scaramucci Blocked From Entering White House Without Approval

He stressed that he didn't know about the spousal abuse allegations from Mr. When an aide on February 6 tried to get Scaramucci into the building, the Secret Service agent in charge of the appointment-scheduling system emailed that Scaramucci is "administratively excluded from entering the complex at this time (not allowed access)".

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  • Santa Barbara County sheriff announces mandatory evacuations ahead of storm
Santa Barbara County sheriff announces mandatory evacuations ahead of storm

The order encompassed Montecito , where a January 9 storm triggered flash floods that destroyed or damaged hundreds of homes. The storm will continue to bring showers to Southern California into Saturday according to forecasters. "Everyone has seen the potential for disaster that can happen", Brown said. This is the first storm since January 9...

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  • US State Dept approves delivery of Javelin missile system to Ukraine
US State Dept approves delivery of Javelin missile system to Ukraine

U.S. government employees and contractors will help transport the weapons and train Ukraine's forces, who are fighting a Russian-backed insurgency in the east of the country, to use them. Read alsoPoroshenko thanks USA for decision to sell Javelins to UkraineThe report says it is not clear when the first supplies of anti-tank missiles will be del...

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  • President loses his fourth communications chief as ex-model Hicks to resign
President loses his fourth communications chief as ex-model Hicks to resign

She was not as familiar with politics as others, but in a White House in which conflicts with the boss are often the cause for early departures, Hicks made sense as a potential long-termer. "Next to Ivanka and Melania , Hope is the woman closest to the president", one publishing executive told the Mail. It's no secret the White House has becom...

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  • Shahbaz Sharif to be new president of embattled PML-N?
Shahbaz Sharif to be new president of embattled PML-N?

Nawaz Sharif had picked Shehbaz Sharif as acting president of the party last day. Acording to Geo News, Shehbaz Sharif , who is said to be a consensus choice for the top party position, will become permanent president after intra-party elections are held within 45 days.

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  • Kushner loses top-secret security status
Kushner loses top-secret security status

Corbat, before Kushner Companies received a combined $509 million from them. Kushner Companies also purchased parts of the former New York Times building in Manhattan from Lev Leviev, an Israeli-Russian oligarch - who the government has prosecuted for money laundering.

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  • Nine civilians killed in Saudi-led air strike attacks in Yemen
Nine civilians killed in Saudi-led air strike attacks in Yemen

United States Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley called out Russian Federation for vetoing a U.N. Security Council resolution that would have condemned Iran for arming the Houthi rebels in Yemen and suggested that the US could put matters into its own hands.

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  • Iraq court sentences 16 Turkish women to death for joining IS
Iraq court sentences 16 Turkish women to death for joining IS

The women , said to be aged between 20 and 50, appeared dressed in black at the central criminal court in Baghdad on Sunday. To remind you, thousands of foreigners have fought on behalf of Islamic State in Iraq and Syria since at least 2014.

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  • Syrian airstrikes pound Ghouta despite United Nations ceasefire resolution
Syrian airstrikes pound Ghouta despite United Nations ceasefire resolution

The UN Security Council on Saturday demanded a 30-day truce in Syria as rescuers in the country's eastern Ghouta region pleaded that ongoing bombardments had prevented them from reporting and collecting casualties in what has been some of the deadliest air strikes in the country.

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  • Billy Graham's motorcade draws faithful in North Carolina
Billy Graham's motorcade draws faithful in North Carolina

It will be a tribute to the 1949 Los Angeles tent revivals that made Graham famous, said family spokesman Mark DeMoss. The procession consisted of the hearse, eight SUV's with Graham's family and funeral staff, eight North Carolina Highway Patrol motorcycles and five other vehicles.

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  • Canadians among 25 injured in Mexico ferry explosion
Canadians among 25 injured in Mexico ferry explosion

There were no fatalities. A ferry was in the midst of unloading passengers on a dock in the Mexican town of Playa del Carmen Wednesday when it suddenly exploded, injuring up to 25 people, according to a report. The blast sent a fireball across the dock, which in turn caused debris to fly sideways, Sky reported . The ferry provides shuttle se...

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  • Ex-Trump campaign aide Rick Gates pleads guilty in Russia probe
Ex-Trump campaign aide Rick Gates pleads guilty in Russia probe

U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller filed conspiracy and false-statement counts against former Trump campaign aide Rick Gates as a person familiar with the matter said he is poised to plead guilty . Gates spent much of his career at Manafort's side. In a letter obtained by ABC News Friday morning, before Gates' court appearance, he told fa...

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  • Burma bulldozes dozens of empty Rohingya Muslim villages
Burma bulldozes dozens of empty Rohingya Muslim villages

Only 22 of the houses were slated for "Bengalis" - the word Myanmar nationalists often use to describe the Rohingya, who they say are illegal migrants from Bangladesh. "The United Nations Security Council, the UN and its agencies, and Burmas donors should demand the Burmese government immediately halt the demolition of Rohingya villages, which shou...

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  • Toronto police to provide update on McArthur investigation
Toronto police to provide update on McArthur investigation

Police say there may be as many as 10 victims, but it's still unclear if any of the remains that are not Kinsman's belong to the other men McArthur is charged with murdering. As recently as six weeks before McArthur's arrest, Toronto Police Chief Mark Saunders tried to dispel fears that a serial killer was at large. Ten days later, Idsinga announce...

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