Why Daylight Saving Time Starts Sunday

That means set your clocks ahead one hour before going to bed on Saturday, or at least wake up at 2:00am to do it so you're not screwed in the morning. The Florida Legislature passed a bill last spring to stay on Daylight Savings Time year round,... More..

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PNB scam: Nirav Modi living in luxury flat in London, running business
by | Sunday, March 10, 2019

PNB scam: Nirav Modi living in luxury flat in London, running business

Modi was in their country, agency spokesperson Nitin Wakankar said. Nirav Modi is on run as he is wanted by agencies in India in Rs 13,000 fraud case. "Since last 5 years, he (Modi) is making two Indias - one...More..

China Claims Credit for Helping Defuse India-Pakistan Tensions
by | Sunday, March 10, 2019

China Claims Credit for Helping Defuse India-Pakistan Tensions

Pakistan High Commissioner to India, Sohail Mehmood, who was called back to Islamabad following the February 14 Pulwama terror attack, has been sent back by the Imran Khan government. Pakistani governments ha...More..

Shamima Begum: Syrian forces deny reports IS bride's baby has died
by | Saturday, March 09, 2019

Shamima Begum: Syrian forces deny reports IS bride's baby has died

The 19-year-old's two older children by her Dutch jihadist fighter husband both died before she fled ISIS's last foothold in Syria , the town of Baghouz. She had reportedly left Baghuz - IS's last stronghold...More..

18 injured in occupied Kashmir blast
by | Saturday, March 09, 2019

18 injured in occupied Kashmir blast

Riyaz was injured in the blast at the General bus stand, succumbed at a hospital early Friday around 1:15 am, reports said. The first person who died was identified as 17-year-old Mohammad Shariq from Uttar...More..

Family reunited with pet cat after tornado in Alabama
by | Saturday, March 09, 2019

Family reunited with pet cat after tornado in Alabama

President Trump and first lady Melania Trump toured tornado-ravaged sections of Alabama Friday and met with survivors of the storms that killed 23 persons. The youngest victim was 6, the oldest 89. Her...More..

Ala. Court Lets Aborted Child Be Plaintiff in Father's Case Against Clinic
by | Saturday, March 09, 2019

Ala. Court Lets Aborted Child Be Plaintiff in Father's Case Against Clinic

Magers, 19, said that he "repeatedly pleaded" with his girlfriend after she discovered she was pregnant in 2017, but she insisted on an abortion, making his case the first of its type in the U.S., according ...More..

Despite Trump's Promises, The Trade Deficit Is Only Getting Wider
by | Saturday, March 09, 2019

Despite Trump's Promises, The Trade Deficit Is Only Getting Wider

But the deficit has been a long-standing bugaboo for Trump. The previous trade deficit recrod, of $838.3 billion, was in 2006, under President George W. There are clear indicators that the Chinese economy is ta...More..

Paul Manafort: Ex-Trump campaign chief jailed for fraud
by | Friday, March 08, 2019

Paul Manafort: Ex-Trump campaign chief jailed for fraud

In a 17-page court filing submitted late Tuesday to the U.S. District Court in Virginia , Mueller pushed back against Manafort's assertion that he has accepted responsibility for his crimes and deserves a ...More..

Jane Philpott: Trudeau crisis grows as minister resigns
by | Thursday, March 07, 2019

Jane Philpott: Trudeau crisis grows as minister resigns

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's former right-hand man, Gerald Butts, who resigned on February 18, is also set to testify before the justice committee on matters pertaining to SNC-Lavalin on Wednesday. Espec...More..

'Weekend Update' Does Best Mashup Ever Of Donald Trump's Zany CPAC Speech
by | Thursday, March 07, 2019

'Weekend Update' Does Best Mashup Ever Of Donald Trump's Zany CPAC Speech

Schiff said the investigation will include "the scope and scale" of Russian intervention in the 2016 presidential election, the "extent of any links and/or coordination" between Russians and Trump's associate...More..

US, China Said Close to Trade Deal That May End US Tariffs
by | Wednesday, March 06, 2019

US, China Said Close to Trade Deal That May End US Tariffs

In the United States, manufacturing activity dropped in February to its lowest since November 2016, consumer confidence fell short of forecasts, inflation was tame and USA personal income fell in January for th...More..

U.S. intends to end preferential trade treatment for Turkey
by | Wednesday, March 06, 2019

U.S. intends to end preferential trade treatment for Turkey

As the US and China are reportedly close to ending their trade dispute, it appears Washington is now kicking off potentially new trade wars elsewhere. Ruhsar Pekcan tweeted on Tuesday that Turkey intends to...More..

PM Narendra Modi holds emergency meet after India attacks Pakistan
by | Wednesday, March 06, 2019

PM Narendra Modi holds emergency meet after India attacks Pakistan

China, a close Pakistani ally, is calling for restraint from both Islamabad and New Delhi to prevent a larger crisis. Indian residents hold flags on a model of a military plane to celebrate the Indian Ai...More..

Ilhan Omar-inspired anti-Semitism resolution to condemn Islamophobia, too
by | Wednesday, March 06, 2019

Ilhan Omar-inspired anti-Semitism resolution to condemn Islamophobia, too

Earlier Monday, ADL head Jonathan Greenblatt sent a letter to Pelosi pushing for the passage of such a resolution in the wake of Omar's comments. The debate within the caucus was described by three Democrat...More..

10 ways House Democrats are investigating the president
by | Wednesday, March 06, 2019

10 ways House Democrats are investigating the president

Representative Jerrold Nadler , the committee chairman spearheading the probe, asserted it was Congress's obligation to "provide a check on abuses of power" by the White House. If any of the multiple inves...More..

Cohen Hearing May Have Led to Breakdown in NK Talks, Trump Says
by | Wednesday, March 06, 2019

Cohen Hearing May Have Led to Breakdown in NK Talks, Trump Says

He is a conman. In a series of eight tweets , Waters lambasted Trump for his "fake summit" with "killer Kim Jong Un ", Jamal Khashoggi's death, the firing of James Comey , Jared Kushner's security clea...More..

Trump vows to cut funding to colleges that don’t protect free speech
by | Tuesday, March 05, 2019

Trump vows to cut funding to colleges that don’t protect free speech

In his public testimony before the House Oversight and Reform Committee, Cohen called the president a "con man" and a "cheat" and gave Democrats several new leads for inquiry. His voice dripping with sarcasm,...More..

McConnell Acknowledges Resolution Blocking Emergency Order Will Pass Senate
by | Tuesday, March 05, 2019

McConnell Acknowledges Resolution Blocking Emergency Order Will Pass Senate

The libertarian-leaning lawmaker joins GOP Sens. Thirteen Republicans in the House joined Democrats last week to pass a resolution to block Trump's emergency declaration . For Paul, supporting Trump's decl...More..

Trump says congress grilling of Cohen contributed to summit 'walk'
by | Tuesday, March 05, 2019

Trump says congress grilling of Cohen contributed to summit 'walk'

When asked about Cohen's testimony at a press conference on Thursday in Hanoi after Trump had abruptly chose to end the summit early, the president called the allegations "incorrect" and criticised the decisi...More..