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House oversight committee expands probe into EPA's Pruitt

House oversight committee expands probe into EPA's Pruitt

Last month, Pruitt was scrutinized after travel documents released showed the EPA spent close to $90,000 to send him and his staff to Italy for one day for the G7 environmental summit. Previously, the EPA had admitted the phone booth cost $25,000 but according to the Washington Post , that number did not include the full cost of installation, which also included a whopping $18,000 bill for prep work to prepare the space for the secure booth, bringing the cost up to $43,000. Consulte Mais Informação

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France, US, UK launch joint draft resolution on Syria

France, US, UK launch joint draft resolution on Syria

The former missile base was assessed to have been used by the Syrian regime to "keep chemical weapon precursors stockpiled in breach of Syria's obligations under the Chemical Weapons Convention", the MoD said in a statement. He also did not rule out future military action. The United States is preparing to impose sanctions on Russian Federation for "covering up" the actions of the Assad regime. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump felt misled, angry over expulsion of 60 Russian diplomats

Trump felt misled, angry over expulsion of 60 Russian diplomats

Assad denies he has used chemical weapons, and the USA has yet to present evidence of what it says led to the allied action: a chlorine gas attack on civilians in Douma on April 7 that killed more than 40 people. Russian Federation and its ally Syria called the attack fabricated and said no evidence of chemical weapons use exists in Douma. The Washington Post reported that Trump explained to administration officials that the US would "match" the number of expulsions doled out by European ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Body of missing man recovered after boat capsizes

Body of missing man recovered after boat capsizes

Police say they were able to recover one of the two boaters Sunday afternoon. According to police, the bodies have been taken to the medical examiners office in Baltimore for autopsies. Crews plan on continuing their search until dark. With the water temperature near 50 degrees and wind gusting to 20 miles per hour, "searching conditions are really frightful", Thomson said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Kingdom Hearts 3 Mini-Games Revealed, Throwback to Classic 80s LCD Games

Kingdom Hearts 3 Mini-Games Revealed, Throwback to Classic 80s LCD Games

It's not exactly surprising that the mini-games will be featured in the series, but it's a nice nod to the classic Disney animation style and gaming ways of the past to include LCD-style games for players to experience. And they're coming back in Kingdom Hearts III ... sort of. For now though, check out the trailer below to see what to expect. You should temper your expectations going in, however, because this trailer doesn't show off much gameplay or give away any real plot details. Consulte Mais Informação

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Angus Campbell named as new Australian Defence Force chief

It was a race in three to replace Air Chief Marshal Mark Binskin, with Vice Chief of Defence Ray Griggs and current Chief of Joint Operations David Johnston understood to have also been in contention for the coveted post. Along with his role as head of Operation Sovereign Borders aimed at stopping people-smugglers, Lieutenant General Angus Campbell played a key part in the United Nations efforts to restore peace and order in East Timor. Consulte Mais Informação

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At least seven dead after 'mass casualty incident' at SC prison

At least seven dead after 'mass casualty incident' at SC prison

The fights started around 7:15 p.m.in three housing units at Lee Correctional Institution, which houses some of the state's most violent and longest-serving offenders. The South Carolina Law Enforcement Division and the Lee County Sheriff's Office are also responding. Another inmate was killed during a fight at the facility in February , with two officers stabbed during a fight that broke out in Lee Correctional in 2015. Consulte Mais Informação

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Comey in ABC interview: 'Possible' that Russians have leverage over Trump

Comey in ABC interview: 'Possible' that Russians have leverage over Trump

U.S. President Donald Trump's denunciation of former FBI Director James Comey as a "slime ball" on Friday triggered a 60,000 percent jump in look-ups for the word on Merriam-Webster's website, the dictionary publisher said. "So I think James Comey is an interesting figure in the sense that, is he our hero?" Comey acknowledged in the ABC interview that his belief that Clinton would be elected president "was a factor" in his decision to reopen the email probe 11 days before the USA ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Afghanistan Launches Voter Registration For Parliamentary Elections

Afghanistan Launches Voter Registration For Parliamentary Elections

If you are not a US citizen, a resident of Pennsylvania at least 30 days before the primary and at least 18 years old as of election day, you can not register to vote. Another hurdle to voter registration is the lack of national identification cards, or taskeras , particularly among women. Voters must be registered with the Democratic or Republican parties if they want to cast ballots to help pick the major parties' nominees. Consulte Mais Informação

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JD(U), BJP, Congress announce candidates for Bihar Legislative Council polls

JD(U), BJP, Congress announce candidates for Bihar Legislative Council polls

The Election Commission has announced April 26 as the polling date for the biennial elections to 11 Legislative Council seats that will fall vacant on May 6. Prominent among those whose terms will end in May include Chief Minister and JD (U) national president Nitish Kumar, former CM Rabri Devi, Deputy CM Sushil Kumar Modi and state health minister Mangal Pandey. Consulte Mais Informação

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Man convicted of sexual assault on minor in name of witchcraft

Man convicted of sexual assault on minor in name of witchcraft

A 52-year-old man has been charged with sexual assault of a child under the age of 14, according to Harris County court records. The teenager says she fled captivity on April 9. The man sent the girl's mother out of his house to get lemons for treatment, after which he sexually assaulted her, the prosecution alleged. The man had denied the allegations and claimed he was falsely implicated by the victim's mother as he refused to treat her daughter whom she brought at closing time. Consulte Mais Informação

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