NBA says it expects to give 2019 All-Star Game to Charlotte

The league pulled this year's All-Star event out of Charlotte and it went to New Orleans instead. A decision is expected later this month. Those games were moved to Greenville, South Carolina, which had been banned from hosting events for years bef... More..

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Homeland Security chief backtracks on splitting families
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Homeland Security chief backtracks on splitting families

Mexico to USA illegal immigration and arrests have dropped last month according to the head of Homeland Security. The decline comes after a surge in the last three months of 2016 that appeared to be a reactio...More..

April the giraffe 'very distracted,' has significant back end 'bulging'
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

April the giraffe 'very distracted,' has significant back end 'bulging'

Avid watchers have been understanding of the 'unpredictability.' "I predict she will give birth...when she's ready and not a minute sooner". We, like many of you, sat up in bed or were inches from our screens...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Strong storm, strong winds coming to the north valley

Goodman is a small town is about 30 miles (50 kilomters) south of Joplin, Missouri, where an EF-5 tornado killed 161 people in May 2011. The tornado watch has been extended until 8 p.m. At 1 p.m., The Nat...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Canada expected to legalize marijuana by July 2018

The minimum age to buy pot will be 18, but provinces could set a higher limit. Stocks increased in Canada after Prime Minister Justin Trudeau promised to legalize marijuana. While eight USA states and the D...More..

Surly chimp's ideal poop shot is on the nose
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Surly chimp's ideal poop shot is on the nose

The viral video received more than 1 million views and Mitchell encouraged viewers to donate in support of John Ball Zoo and its conservation efforts. I remember a class trip to the Bronx Zoo when I was in sixt...More..

GIRAFFE WATCH: Animal Adventure cites more progress overnight
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

GIRAFFE WATCH: Animal Adventure cites more progress overnight

The Harpursville, New York , animal park first posted a live stream of April in February. But while the mammary change could suggest that her delivery time was approaching nearer, April's keepers did not r...More..

Rain Tonight, then Very Warm on Tuesday
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Rain Tonight, then Very Warm on Tuesday

Wednesday will be cloudy with temperatures possibly moving into the low-to-mid 60s. Tuesday is still going to give us a lot of clouds but it looks like we'll stay mostly dry. Highs will be in the low-50s. ...More..

United States withdraws funding for UN Population Fund
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

United States withdraws funding for UN Population Fund

The Senate Foreign Relations Committee was reportedly notified of the State Department's decision in a letter Monday, in which State Department Under Secretary of Political Affairs Tom Shannon said that the...More..

USA cuts funding to United Nations women's health fund
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

USA cuts funding to United Nations women's health fund

The move comes as a follow up to President Trump's decision, three days after his inauguration, to restore Reagan-era policy that denies federal funding to abortion-supporting or promoting groups. "Since taking...More..

Congressmen Curbelo, Blumenauer and Senators Wyden, Paul Release 280E Tax Reform Bills
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Congressmen Curbelo, Blumenauer and Senators Wyden, Paul Release 280E Tax Reform Bills

Twenty-nine states now allow marijuana for qualified patients and eight states and the District of Columbia have legalized adult use. Right now, marijuana is listed as a Schedule I drug, placing it in the hig...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Energetic Backstreet Boys bring the nostalgia to ACM Awards

The Oscar error came about after the envelope for best actress - which Stone won - was erroneously handed to presenter Warren Beatty. The true victor was Thomas Rhett for " Die a Happy Man ". "Everyone is this ...More..

April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month

Distracted driving is cited as a contributing factor in over 817,000 motor vehicle crashes in the state from 2010 to 2014, according to a news release. "In addition to enforcing the state's distracted drivin...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Train derails while pulling into New York's Penn Station

New Jersey Transit has halted service in and out of New York's Penn Station after a minor train derailment Monday morning. Riders should expect up to 30-minute delays during the afternoon peak period due to tra...More..

Minot City Leaders, volunteers participate in Meals on Wheels
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Minot City Leaders, volunteers participate in Meals on Wheels

Thursday, Minot city leaders, as well as volunteers from Scheels, attended an event to deliver food to seniors. Our priority has always been taking care of those who need it the most, including our senior cit...More..

SC removes age cap of 25 yrs for taking NEET exam
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

SC removes age cap of 25 yrs for taking NEET exam

NEET UG 2017 exam is conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), for admission to MBBS/BDS Courses in India in Medical/Dental Colleges run with the approval of Medical Council of India/Dental ...More..

Japan Kills 333 Whales In Annual Antarctic Hunt
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Japan Kills 333 Whales In Annual Antarctic Hunt

The country's Fisheries Agency confirmed the fleet had carried out its four-month mission to conduct "research for the objective of studying the ecological system in the Antarctic Ocean", reaching its stated ...More..

Crackdown creates meat shortage in most populous India state
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Crackdown creates meat shortage in most populous India state

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Aditya nath and five other chief ministers will also campaign for the upcoming MCD elections. They said the ban on slaughterhouses has caused a shortage in meat supply across...More..

Trudeau to make auto announcement, highlight artificial intelligence in Ontario
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Trudeau to make auto announcement, highlight artificial intelligence in Ontario

The Centre will focus on research and development across infotainment, in-vehicle modems, gateway modules, driver-assist features and autonomous vehicles. With the money, Ford of Canada will transform its Winds...More..

Democrats should take credit for killing AHCA: Sanders
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Democrats should take credit for killing AHCA: Sanders

Patrick Leahy and Rep. Peter Welch hosted a joint town meeting in Hardwick Saturday to address hundreds of Vermonters about what is happening in Washington , D.C. He admitted it would probably not pass Congres...More..