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by | March 30, 2018 | 06:45

It was the 25th home run of Happ's career and would be the start of the Cubs offensive outburst, with Chicago scoring two more runs before the end of the first to give Cubs starting pitcher Jon Lester a 3-0 before he even took the mound.

by | March 30, 2018 | 06:28

The village sits about halfway between Cleveland and Akron. He highlighted his plan deploying $200 billion in federal money to spur at least $1.5 trillion in spending over a decade to fix or replace highways, bridges, ports, airports and other infrastructure.

by | March 30, 2018 | 06:27

Kentucky State Police and area law enforcement agencies are investigating. Christian County Emergency Management officials named the suspect as James Kenneth Decoursey, 35. The officer - whose identity wasn't released - was taken to a local hospital where he died. Anyone with information on DeCoursey's whereabouts should call 911.

by | March 30, 2018 | 06:21

The monarch also gives a sum of ordinary money in lieu of gifts of clothing and food. Christ Community Church will hold a Maundy Thursday traditional Seder on Thursday, March 29 from 7 to8:30 p.m. The practice of washing feet is derived from the Gospel of John, where Jesus washed his followers' feet to show his humility before the Last Supper.

by | March 30, 2018 | 06:10

A magnitude 6.9 quake has hit Papua New Guinea, triggering a tsunami threat message from the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center. The natural disaster was quickly followed by two powerful smaller tremors, measuring 5.3 and 5.1, both at a depth of 35 kilometres, according to USGS.

by | March 30, 2018 | 06:11

Michigan's non-conference series against Washington remains on. A planned "home and home" series with Virginia Tech scheduled for the 2020 and 2021 seasons has been cancelled. As a member of the Pac-12, Washington State does not have a scheduling requirement to play at least one power conference opponent as schools in the ACC, Big Ten, and SEC are required.

by | March 30, 2018 | 04:13

The Secretary-General calls for restraint amid mounting tensions and stresses that military escalation is not the solution. The agency said they had been targeting King Khalid International Airport with a Burkan H2 missile. Earlier this year, Germany and France have called on Iran to end its ballistic missile program. "The members of the Security Council expressed their grave concern at the continued deterioration of the humanitarian situation in Yemen and the devastating humanitarian ...

by | March 30, 2018 | 03:40

Trump said, almost at a loss for words. "You saw the other day where a very important and respected-in some circles-Democrat said we should get rid of our Second Amendment ..." Trump responded via Twitter. Stevens had previously argued the Second Amendment should be amended, two years after the Sandy Hook school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut. In an op-ed piece in The New York Times on Tuesday, Stevens, 97, a conservative who retired in 2010, said that Saturday's anti-gun ...

by | March 30, 2018 | 03:32

In documents filed in U.S. District Court in California, Michael Avenatti seeks to depose Trump and Trump attorney Michael Cohen about a $130,000 payment made to Stormy Daniels days before the 2016 presidential election . She also said a man approached her in a Las Vegas parking lot in 2011 when she was with her infant daughter, and threatened her with physical harm if she went public with her story.

by | March 30, 2018 | 03:36

The government and the public are not separate entities. The government's job is to do what is good for the people and the country. Four years have gone and still the government has shown no seriousness to appoint the Lokpal. If the government fails to do it till then, I will start agitation in September. Earlier in the day, Mahajan, who is minister for Water Resources and Medical Education in the state, had said that out of the 11 main demands put forth by Hazare, almost 7-8 have been ...

by | March 30, 2018 | 03:07

All branches are closed on Friday , Sunday and Monday. John 3:3 Jesus answered and said to him, "Most assuredly, I say to you, unless one is born again, he can not see the kingdom of God". Human beings should not only fear God, but love God; indeed we should love all fellow human beings, feel and show passion and empathy towards all who suffer, and need ours and God's mercy and love.

by | March 30, 2018 | 03:07

The vice chairman of VMRO-DPMNE, Alexander Nikolovski said that this party backs the government's decision to expel the Russian diplomat. Russian Federation has denied using Novichok, a nerve agent first developed by the Soviet military, to attack Skripal.

by | March 30, 2018 | 03:05

The Trump administration could move to block China from investing in certain types of USA tech companies as part of a wide-ranging crackdown on Chinese trade with the USA, according to a new report. There is little optimism, though, about the prospects of Trump's infrastructure proposals becoming law this year - with little appetite for any major pieces of legislation in Congress ahead of the 2018 midterm elections.

by | March 30, 2018 | 03:03

Some of the letters have included suggestive photos of young women. Prosecutors said they are seeking the death penalty. Some members also sold merchandise with the shooter's name. Cruz is unaware he is receiving these types of letters, not all of which are from women. "There's piles of letters", said Finkelstein. Finkelstein said his team has only read certain religious letters to Cruz that "extend wishes for his soul and to come to God".

by | March 30, 2018 | 02:51

The Russian foreign ministry said that 58 diplomats from the U.S. embassy in Moscow and two from the consulate in the city of Yekaterinburg have to leave Russia by next Thursday. "In case of continued hostile actions against Russian diplomatic and consular institutions in the USA, additional measures will be taken", the foreign ministry said.

by | March 30, 2018 | 02:45

Smith has already been suspended for one Test and docked his entire match fee by the International Cricket Council ( ICC ) for his role in the affair. It is also a dizzying fall from grace for Smith, who had been touted as the "next Don Bradman" and the golden boy of Australian cricket, but now needs to fix public trust and answer questions as to why he allowed a scandal that has rocked the sport.

by | March 30, 2018 | 02:34

Britton Hayes was taking part in a Grand Ruaha Safari through Tanzania's Serengeti National Park with fellow travelers when a cheetah jumped on the hood of their Land Rover SUV. Britton Hayes was spending the day game-watching as usual when his jeep came upon a family of cheetahs on the hunt. Curious about the vehicle, a cheetah jumped on the hood of the group's vehicle.

by | March 30, 2018 | 02:26

In count 11 - possession of child pornography - the grand jury charged Skipper knowingly possessed media containing digital and computer images, the production of which involved the use of one or more prepubescent minor or a minor who had not attained 12 years of age engaging in sexually explicit conduct, and which images visually depicted such conduct.

by | March 30, 2018 | 02:25

In the biggest tit-for-tat round of expulsions between the two countries since the Cold War , the Russian foreign ministry said that 58 diplomats in Moscow and two in St Petersburg would have to leave within a week for "activities incompatible with diplomatic status", a euphemism for spying.

by | March 30, 2018 | 02:12

The tax hikes on cigarettes, fuel, lodging and oil and gas production will fund a $6,100, or 16 percent, pay raise on average for Oklahoma teachers, Fallin said in a statement . In Arizona, thousands of teachers rallied at the state capitol on Wednesday , calling for a 20% pay raise and more funding per student. The Oklahoma Education Association, the union representing almost 40,000 teachers and school personnel, said the bill's passage marked "a truly historic moment", but ...

by | March 30, 2018 | 01:58

Many also attended another ceremony at the Welcome Center in the State House and received a commemorative coin with the dots remembering the 343 killed and missing ME soldiers in Vietnam. "Two words: agent orange", said retired Command Sgt. Maj. "Aging veterans don't know enough about the services available through" Veterans Affairs, Pullins said.

by | March 30, 2018 | 01:59

Stormy Daniels' attorney Michael Avenatti has filed a motion in federal court seeking to depose President Donald Trump and his lawyer Michael Cohen to ask about a $130,000 payout before the 2016 election. The judge's denial came a little more than a day after Michael J. Avenatti, an attorney for Daniels, filed the motion seeking to depose Trump and Cohen in the case.

by | March 30, 2018 | 01:31

The BBC's security correspondent Gordon Corera said the highest concentration was found on Skripal's door handle and could have been administered through a "gloopy substance which could have been smeared on". The tit-for-tat expulsions come amid heightened tensions between Russian Federation and the West - and as federal law enforcement continues to investigate Moscow's interference in the 2016 US election and possible collusion on the part of the Trump campaign.

by | March 30, 2018 | 01:28

At that meeting in Brussels, leaders condemned what they said were Turkey's illegal actions in a standoff over eastern Mediterranean gas reserves with bloc members Greece and Cyprus. "Our position is clear - only progress on these issues will allow us to improve EU-Turkey relations, including the accession process". Turkey shares borders with Iraq and Syria as well as influence with Russian Federation in the Black Sea region.

by | March 30, 2018 | 00:38

The gold Mega Ball was 13. It only takes $2 to play Mega Millions for a chance to win big. The winning numbers will be drawn at 11 p.m. Friday. According to the report, the ticket matched four out of the five numbers in Wednesday's drawing, plus the Powerball.