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by | March 30, 2018 | 22:54

Crystal Mason's mom insisted that she vote in the 2016 presidential election, but when she went to her polling place in Tarrant County, Texas, she found her name wasn't on the rolls. Now, she's going back to prison for casting a ballot illegally - for five years. On her previous charges, she said, "I inflated returns". Because the crime is also a violation of her supervised release, she could still be arrested by federal authorities and sentenced to additional federal jail time for violating ...

by | March 30, 2018 | 22:35

That prize was $451 million and the 20-year-old victor from Florida took a lump sum payment of $281 million. No one has won the Mega Millions jackpot since January, when a 20-year-old Tampa Bay resident won the prize. "Jackpot rolls are always exciting, but surpassing the $500 million mark for only the fourth time is a historic milestone", Gordon Medenica, Mega Millions lead director, said in a statement .

by | March 30, 2018 | 22:35

This week, Trump said , his administration "secured a wonderful (trade) deal" with South Korea . The comment came just a day after he hailed the renegotiated trade deal with South Korea, perhaps in a move to gain more leverage in planned talks with North Korea amid renewed ties between Pyongyang and Beijing.

by | March 30, 2018 | 21:39

Up to 20cm of snow fell, especially on higher ground, and there was significant drifting caused by the strong easterly wind. Accumulating snow anywhere below 3,000 feet is pretty unusual, downright rare in the 900-1,200 foot levels of the lower parts of the Roanoke Valley, and even more so in the yet lower Piedmont east of the Blue Ridge.

by | March 30, 2018 | 21:16

In wake of the leak of CBSE question papers necessitating a re-exam, the Congress on Wednesday said Modi government should be renamed as " paper leak government". Soon after the Facebook data leaks came to light, fresh reports claimed that the Prime Minister's Narendra Modi app also leaked data. The Congress on Thursday demanded the sacking of HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar and CBSE chairperson Anita Karwal.

by | March 30, 2018 | 20:33

Trump charged that Amazon doesn't pay enough in state and local sales taxes, hurts retailers and gets an unfair edge on the back of the US Postal Service. Postal Service declined to comment. "Should be charging MUCH MORE!" he tweeted. Trump also complained December 29 that the loss-ridden U.S. Postal Service wasn't charging Amazon enough to deliver the retailer's packages.

by | March 30, 2018 | 20:11

As Prime Minister of Australia Malcolm Turnbull said, his country made a decision to expel two employees of the Russian diplomatic missions, as solidarity with the UK. Russian Federation said on Thursday it was expelling 60 USA diplomats over the row, and announced it would eject scores of diplomats from other countries that have joined London and Washington in censuring Moscow over the incident.

by | March 30, 2018 | 19:57

Cavusoglu said, echoing President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's statements earlier on Friday. But the YPG inside the SDF has been working closely with the United States to fight the Islamic State (IS) group in Syria, much to Ankara's anger. "Who are you to mediate between Turkey and terror groups?" "We hope France does not take such an irrational step". Macron's statement "recalled France's opposition to the PKK" and support for Turkey's security, adding that given "the SDF's promise to have no ...

by | March 30, 2018 | 19:45

Trump did not explain what leverage the US would achieve by holding up the trade deal with South Korea. Officials from South Korea and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea announced April 27 as the date for the third inter-Korean summit .

by | March 30, 2018 | 19:43

BJP should be on a strong wicket considering no single ruling party has been able to return to power with a simple majority in the state since 1985. Shah in the presence of other BJP leaders Union minister Anant Kumar, BJP state president B S Yeddyurappa , MP Pratap Simha, MLA C T Ravi spent some time with the Wodeyar family.

by | March 30, 2018 | 19:40

The Congress president, who is in the fourth round of campaigning in poll-bound Karnataka, is now touring the old Mysuru region, where the Vokkaliga community has a significant presence. Realising this, JD (S ) wants to play the caste card by placing more than 50 candidates in Muslim-dominated constituencies in Karnataka, so that Muslim votes will split between the Congress and the JD (S ), thereby helping BJP .

by | March 30, 2018 | 19:35

Based on internal documents reviewed by the publication, Immigration and Customs Enforcement ( ICE ) officers will treat pregnant women they detain the same as all others. "The Women's Refugee Commission has long documented the unsafe and unhealthy detention conditions that are especially risky and inappropriate for pregnant women", Brané said in a statement .

by | March 30, 2018 | 19:26

For very early in the morning, on that first Easter Sunday , the first day of the week, when the Sabbath had passed, and while it was still dark, Mary Magdalene came to the hastily improvised tomb of the Master, only to find the stone rolled away and the tomb empty.

by | March 30, 2018 | 19:18

We're seeing partly sunny conditions overhead giving us that filtered sun look. Cooler air will drop in for Easter Sunday , but we'll still be dry! It's "all quiet" on FIRST ALERT Doppler radar and early temperatures are MUCH cooler than the same time Thursday .

by | March 30, 2018 | 19:13

Bangkok Post said the victims were heading to a factory in an industrial area in Bangkok when the incident took place. Three other people on the bus were injured but the rest escaped unharmed, police said. Firefighters extinguish a fire on board a bus, which killed migrant workers from Myanmar, in Tak province, Thailand, March 30, 2018. Thailand's roads have been ranked as the deadliest in the world after Libya's, according to the World Health Organisation's most recent study.

by | March 30, 2018 | 19:03

In Thursday's statement, the Elysee Palace said during a meeting with a PYD/PKK-led SDF delegation, French President Emmanuel Macron recalled "France's commitment against the PKK and its commitment to the security of Turkey ". Turkey, which stormed the northern Syrian town of Afrin last week after a two-month offensive against the Syrian Kurdish YPG militia, has repeatedly threatened to push its operations further east to Manbij, where USA troops are stationed.

by | March 30, 2018 | 18:26

She told Cooper he was in complete shock after she spoke to him like that. Avenatti is planning to refile his motion as soon as Trump's attorneys formally demand an arbitration proceeding in the case, he said Thursday. As the 2016 election approached, Cohen caught on to Clifford's effort to share her account of the affair publicly. Trump said Sunday that lots of top-flight lawyers were willing to defend him in special counsel Robert Mueller's probe into possible collusion with ...

by | March 30, 2018 | 18:20

Anadolu said the six were now in Turkish custody. The UN human rights office said on March 20 that Turkey had detained 160,000 people and dismissed almost the same number of civil servants since the failed coup in July 2016. However, Ankara blames Gulen but he denies any involvement. Turkey is a major supporter of Kosovo, with Turkish companies managing the country's only airport and power grid, while they are also building two motorways worth about Dollars 2 billion.

by | March 30, 2018 | 18:08

The West Indies after playing their third and the last T20 worldwide will be taken directly from the Stadium to the airport from where they will fly back via Dubai. "This is a great occasion", said Sarfraz, the only player in the squad who has played a limited-over global in Karachi before. "We expect the series to be highly competitive".

by | March 30, 2018 | 17:28

Tension was high along the frontier because the protest coincided with the start of the Jewish Passover and the Christian celebrations of Good Friday, when Israel security forces are customarily on a state of high alert. The Palestinian citizens have set up tents on Thursday night, about 700 meters from the borderline with Israel, in eastern Gaza. He urged Gaza residents to stay away from the border, and held Hamas responsible for any violence there.

by | March 30, 2018 | 16:22

Six House Democrats wrote a letter to FBI Director Christopher Wray following a report in The Intercept that stated Mohammad bin Salman told confidantes that he discussed with Kushner certain Saudi leaders who are disloyal to the crown.

by | March 30, 2018 | 16:14

Justice Chelameswar , in his letter written on March 21, cautioned that "the bonhomie between the judiciary and the government in any State sounds the death knell to democracy". "We only have to look forward to the time, which may not be far-off if not already there, when the executive directly communicates with the high courts about the pending cases and what orders to be passed".

by | March 30, 2018 | 16:03

Malls, including Square One Shopping Centre and Erin Mills Town Centre, will be closed on Friday and Sunday, although a number of restaurants and amenities are open. HRM's five Customer Service Centres will be closed Friday and Monday, re-opening for regular business hours on Tuesday. On street metered parking will be free.

by | March 30, 2018 | 15:42

Kentucky teachers have opposed changes to their pension, which was in Senate Bill 1 that proposed reducing benefits. Joe Bowen, was passed by both legislative chambers with the committee substitute that changes the system for future hires and removes provisions from the original Senate Bill 1 pension reform bill impacting those now in the system and those now retired including the cost of living adjustment reduction and years of service before retirement.

by | March 30, 2018 | 15:25

White House spokesman Raj Shah declined to say whether the president had watched the broadcast. She admitted on 60 Minutes she was shopping the story around everywhere. The comments were in connection with the $130,000 (€104,000) he paid Ms Clifford in 2016 to keep quiet about the alleged relationship with Mr Trump. He argued that Daniels and her lawyer Michael Avenatti made false and defamatory statements during the show's episode, which aired on Sunday night.