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Brewers win 4th straight with 10-4 rout of Reds

Brewers win 4th straight with 10-4 rout of Reds

The Brewers send Tommy Milone (0-0, 9.00 ERA) to the mound in game two of the series tonight. Thames would tack on another run with a solo shot in the fifth inning. Zach Davies will pitch for Milwaukee tomorrow, and his only game at Cincinnati in his career was a great one, freezing out the Reds through four innings. Read More

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Serbian Premier Aleksandar Vucic elected president

Vucic's predecessor Tomislav Nikolic, a pro-Russian member of his Serbian Progressive Party (SNS), is likely to retire from political life. The president of the electoral commission Vladimir Dimitrijevic has confirmed that voting took place in an atmosphere of calm and that no significant irregularities were reported. Read More

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Kansas gives GOP 'warning sign' over Georgia special election

Ted Cruz appeared with him at a campaign rally in Wichita on Monday. Estes defeated Democrat James Thompson , drawing 52.5 percent of the vote to Thompson's 45.7 percent. National Republicans showed some concern in the closing days of the race, however. They nearly always pick up seats in midterm elections for Congress, and they usually win more at the state and local level too. Read More

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Taxes: President scraps tax plan, timetable threatened

Taxes: President scraps tax plan, timetable threatened

Other options are being shopped on Capitol Hill. Mr. Trump said Democrats should be motivated to find negotiate on health care because " they own Obamacare". "Tax reform doesn't rise to that level of intensity", he added. Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, a member of the Senate Finance Committee, said that all of the trial balloons surfacing in public don't represent the work that's being done behind the scenes. Read More

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Sweden attack suspect refused residency

Sweden attack suspect refused residency

Hundreds of flower bouquets covered steps leading down to the square next to where the truck ploughed into the Ahlens department store, with more piled up under boarded-up windows. Although some of them did not suffer life-threatening injuries and have since been released from hospital, it is reported that at least 10 remain in medical facilities in "serious condition". Read More

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Georgia cops fired after videos surface of them punching and kicking motorist

In this Wednesday, April 12, 2017 photo released by the Gwinnett County (Ga .) Sheriff's Office, Demetrius Bryan Hollins poses for a photograph after being arrested. The seemingly low rate of discipline for officers over the use of excessive force is why Hollins' case has drawn the attention of the Black Lives Matter chapter for the Greater Atlanta area, activists said. Read More

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8 coaches of Rajya Rani Exp derail near Rampur, 2 injured

8 coaches of Rajya Rani Exp derail near Rampur, 2 injured

The ministry's tweet claimed that only two person had been injured in the accident while ground reports said that at least a dozen hsd sustained injuries. The Northern Railways have already arranged for a rescue train. Top railways officials, including Moradabad Divisional Railway Manager (DRM) Pramod Kumar, have reached the spot and medical teams have been pressed into action, Sharma said. Read More

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After UP CM, Rajasthan Governor opposes holidays on birth anniversaries

After UP CM, Rajasthan Governor opposes holidays on birth anniversaries

Currently, the state is supplying power for 18 hours to rural areas, 20 hours in Tehsil towns and Bundelkhand and 24 hours in district headquarters, cities and industries. The chief minister also launched the "1912" toll-free helpline for complaints. Speaking on the occasion, the CM said that his government is dedicated to the poor people of the state and that it will fulfil all promises made in the BJP's election manifesto. Read More

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Libyan coast guard says 97 missing after migrant boat sinks

Libyan coast guard says 97 missing after migrant boat sinks

Some of the African migrants who were rescued. Though some of the rescued sang songs of joy, according to a tweet from the medical charity Doctors Without Borders (MSF), one teenager was found dead in a rubber dinghy. Libya is a major transit point for migrants trying to cross the Mediterranean to Europe. The International Organization for Migration reports that as of April 9, some 664 migrants have died on the Mediterranean, with 90 percent on the Libya-to-Italy route. Read More

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Sanders calls on Trump to come to Congress over Syria strikes

Sanders calls on Trump to come to Congress over Syria strikes

In his first televised interview, H.R. McMaster pointed to dual US goals of defeating the Islamic State group and removing Assad from power. "From now on we will respond with force to any aggressor or any breach of red lines from whoever it is and America knows our ability to respond well", said the statement published by the group on media outlet Ilam al Harbi (War Media). Read More

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Syria responds to Trump's 'animal' remark for Assad

The United States and other Western governments blame Assad's regime. He went on to say that the Syrian Air Force did not hit any targets in Khan Sheikhoun with chemical weapons. cruise missiles landed on Syria's Shayrat air base". The world s chemical weapons watchdog said Thursday that allegations a chemical attack took place in Khan Sheikhun were "credible". Read More

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Supreme Court says impeachment of Bentley can proceed

Supreme Court says impeachment of Bentley can proceed

Following the court's decision, the House Judiciary Committee said it planned to proceed with impeachment hearings on Monday. The state's Supreme Court gave lawmakers the go-ahead to move forward with impeachment efforts on Friday. McCutcheon says he is hopeful that Bentley would "do the right thing and step down immediately". The report says her suspicions of an affair were confirmed when Bentley mistakenly sent his wife a text that read "I love you Rebekah" with a red-rose emoji. Read More

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Trump's chief strategist dumped from US National Security Council

An official says Bannon was only on board to oversee now-ousted National Security Adviser Michael Flynn's work to "deoperationalize" the National Security Council from the broad purview it had under Susan Rice . Bloomberg first reported Bannon's removal from the Principals Committee. He has been regarded as one of the most influential figures in the White House who has the trust and attention of Trump. Read More

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Woman Dies After Knife Attack on Jerusalem Light Railway

The British Foreign Office in London said in a statement: "We can confirm the tragic death of a British national in Jerusalem ". She had been stabbed multiple times in the chest. Today in Jerusalem , a female Christian British tourist - no doubt here for Easter -was brutally murdered by a palestinian terrorist , in an attack that also injured a pregnant woman. Read More

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Hungarian PM Sends Condolences to Egypt Following Palm Sunday Terrorist Attacks

Hungarian PM Sends Condolences to Egypt Following Palm Sunday Terrorist Attacks

The attacks killed at least 44 and injured more than 100, Reuters reported . The Islamic State (ISIS) has claimed responsibility for the two attacks that came about three hours apart. "I saw blood, organs of friends scattered over the ground". "I was shocked to hear of the tragic bombing attacks on innocent Egyptians at places of worship in Tanta and Alexandria", Rivlin wrote. Read More

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USA officials say Russian inaction enabled Syria chemical attack

USA officials say Russian inaction enabled Syria chemical attack

Retired US Lt. Gen. Mark Hertling, a CNN military analyst, said the frigate appeared to be a show of force by Russian Federation, which since late 2015 has been conducting airstrikes in Syria against forces opposing the Syrian regime. "So they want to make sure they're tracking those (US) ships". Moscow has sought to deflect blame from its long-time ally Assad over the incident and says Syrian jets struck a rebel arms depot where "toxic substances" were being put inside bombs. Read More

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U.S. releases footage of 'mother of all bombs' being dropped

Marc Garlasco, a former Pentagon official in charge of high-value targets, told the Intercept that the Pentagon considered using the bomb in 2003, but decided against it because " the civilian harm greatly outweighed the military gain ". The U.S. has concentrated on fighting them while also supporting Afghan forces against the Taliban. What about civilians in the area? Cancian added that while sending a message to Syria or North Korea could have been among the secondary factors ... Read More

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Modi remembers Christ on Good Friday

Modi remembers Christ on Good Friday

We can't ever forget about the chocolate. They didn't know the Resurrection was around the corner. Patmore says the opinion that the Via Dolorosa route is incorrect is not a controversial one, and that most people are intrigued when they are informed of the alternative route. Read More

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Woman who died in boating incident in Fermanagh named locally

Woman who died in boating incident in Fermanagh named locally

The Democratic Unionist leader said: "This is heartbreaking news for the area". "The mood locally, people are just shocked and stunned by it", Mr Doherty told the Herald. "This pain of this tragic death will be felt right around the county and my thoughts and prayers go to the young woman's family at this time". The couple's two children, aged 13 and 11, were asleep on board at the time. Read More

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Is this a new Trump? Abrupt reversals may reflect experience

Is this a new Trump? Abrupt reversals may reflect experience

Trump promised in his "Contract With the American Voter", released shortly before the November 8 election, that he would "direct the Secretary of the Treasury to label China a currency manipulator". Trump, in an exclusive interview with Fox Business News Tuesday, seemed to suggest Russian Federation was partly to blame for the escalation of the Syrian war and the Idlib chemical attack. Read More

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Nikki Haley: No solution to war with Assad in power

Nikki Haley: No solution to war with Assad in power

But for Russian Federation or any other nation, McMaster said, supporting Syria's regime isn't in its best interest, and Russian Federation ultimately decides the kind of relationship it wants with the United States. "We have information from our partners and from contacts on that ground that makes it very plausible that the Assad regime was behind this awful poison gas attack", he said. Read More

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Putin says trust erodes under Trump, Moscow icily receives Tillerson

Putin says trust erodes under Trump, Moscow icily receives Tillerson

Russian Federation also accused the United States of firing 59 Tomahawk cruise missiles at the base to divert attention from Iraq, where a March airstrike by the US -led global coalition killed about 150 civilians in Mosul. Putin's decision to host Tillerson signaled Moscow's intent to maintain communication with the US even as they bash each other publicly in louder and louder tones. Read More

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South Africa's Zuma says not stressed by opposition marches

Tens of thousands of people marched on April 7 in major cities including Johannesburg , the economic hub, Pretoria and Cape Town to demand that Zuma quit. The EFF's Julius Malema said South Africa can not be defeated by an "illiterate president". I don't have anyone in mind [to be president], I would like to say the president of the ACDP, but obviously we don't have the numbers. Read More

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'Conflict could break out at any moment' over N Korea: China

In the end, however, they settled on a policy that appears to represent continuity. Mr Trump and China's President Xi Jinping have been in contact by phone since their summit last week in Florida, and Reuters quotes U.S. Media in Japan said the government confirmed it would take all precautions regarding possible fresh North Korean provocations. North Koreans offer flowers in front of a mural of late leaders Kim Il Sung, left, and Kim Jong Il on Friday, April 14, 2017, in Pyongyang, ... Read More

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Iran's Rouhani condemns United States attack on Syria, chides Gulf Arabs

Iran's Rouhani condemns United States attack on Syria, chides Gulf Arabs

Syrian forces launched further airstrikes on Saturday that killed 18 people including five children in rebel-controlled Idlib province, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights and the civil defense rescue service reported. "I think we ought to ask them that question". "It's very hard to understand how a political solution could result from the continuation of the Assad regime", McMaster said. Read More

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U.S. joins Syrian war, bombs base

U.S. joins Syrian war, bombs base

While former U.S. president Obama chose not to intervene militarily following Assad's use of chemical weapons in 2013, his administration sought the elimination of all chemical weapons in the country. Today, Russia's Foreign Ministry criticised a decision by British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson to cancel a visit to Moscow later this month, saying it showed a lack of understanding of events in Syria. Read More

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