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Equal Pay Day highlights salary inequities for Tennessee's working women

Women make up 40% of the United Kingdom drinks group's executive committee and 44% of its board of directors, but Diageo's board will achieve gender parity when...


Haley: Russian hands 'covered in blood' from Syria attack

In our world, we can't let that happen. "We'll be making that decision very quickly, probably by the end of today". Israel fears Iran could use Syria's ...


Facebook to notify users if data was shared with CA

Facebook hasn't disclosed that some of its revenue may be tied to illegal trafficking in wildlife in regulatory filings that are supposed to outline various ri...


Will meet with Kim in May or early June

In Pyongyang's first mention of official dialogue with the U.S. and the summit with Seoul, the North's official Korean Central News Agency ( KCNA ) added that K...


Body recovered from site of SUV crash off California cliff

They could have also been swept away by seawater because no one in the SUV was wearing a seatbelt, officials said. Jennifer Jean Hart - who was the driver -...


Israeli police: Palestinian who tried to stab Israeli shot

The report came only two days after the fatal shooting by Israeli forces of Palestinian cameraman Yasser Murtaja at the Gaza-Israel border on Friday. Hundreds...


Crypto traders cry foul against RBI crackdown on virtual currency

The RBI move comes at a time when banks already battling near-record levels of soured loans are staring at an increase in stressed assets after a rule chang...


Mack Horton claims Australia's first gold medal

Horton became Australia's first 400 metres freestyle victor at the Commonwealth Games since the great Ian Thorpe with his victory. Team England had be...


Ex-England captain Ray Wilkins dies

Nicknamed "Butch", Wilkins played 84 times for England - captaining the team for 10 games. The midfield enforcer leaves a legacy of playing at the top level f...


More Syrian rebels exit stronghold near Damascus

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights confirmed the news, saying that a deal brokered by regime ally Russian Federation would see fighters with the Jaish al-I...


Tesla Inc. has a rocky road ahead

The company's valuation didn't rise so high with people unaware that Tesla was spending all of its cash and more on future growth and market share in a rapidl...


Daughter hails 'apostle of non-violence' Martin Luther King

The Lorraine Motel, where King was assassinated, staged a day of remembrance and reflection Wednesday. The daylong tribute there - featuring speeches, videos,...


Trump threatens to send military forces to guard US-Mexico border

The president fired off several tweets on Tuesday about the caravan march toward the "Weak Laws" border of Mexico. He recently posted on Twitter that Mexi...


Russian FM: Ex-Spy's Poisoning Is A Distraction From Brexit

The head of Britain's military research center said on Tuesday it was unable yet to say whether the military-grade nerve agent that poisoned a Russian double-ag...


700000 votes against Sisi is 'very big achievement': Moussa

He won less than 3% of the vote, while over 7% of all those cast were spoilt or deemed "invalid". "These are momentous moments for this nation. which will be ...


Pruitt rallies auto industry on emissions plan

Vermont Attorney General T.J. Donovan says he will join other states in opposing the Trump administration's efforts to rollback fuel Obama-era fuel economy stan...


Putin and Erdogan launched the construction of Akkuyu NPP

Tomorrow, Putin will be in Ankara for a three-way summit with Erdogan and their Iranian counterpart, Hassan Rouhani . But Ankara-Moscow relations were ...


Putin accepts Kemerovo Governor resignation

His current mandate was due to expire in 2020. Tuleyev, who has served as the regional governor since 1997, having been re-elected four times, has handed in h...


IOC to Further Accompany South-North Korean Political Dialogue - IOC President

Both the North and South hailed the Pyeongchang Games as a significant step toward easing tensions on the Korean peninsula. After participating in the Pyeongc...


Kawhi Leonard returns to NY for rehab

Leonard opted to go to NY this week to work with his own team of doctors for the second time this season after first working with them prior to the All-Star bre...


MI vs. Villanova, 4-2

Both teams are preparing Sunday for the final game of the NCAA Tournament , as March Madness bleeds into April for the championship game on Monday night. "We g...


'Affluenza Teen' In Deadly Crash Released From Jail After 2 Years

You may remember him better from a 2013 case, in which a psychologist testified that he was a victim of " affluenza ". Couch was convicted in the crash after ...


Facing outcry over data breach, Facebook again overhauls privacy settings

To that end, Bosworth that everything the company does, like questionable contact importing practices, subtle (and confusing) language, and more are justified...


Another big quake strikes off Papua New Guinea

It hit near the coast at around 07:25 on Friday (21:25 GMT on Thursday). The quake's epicentre was 156 kilometres south-south-west of Kokopo in East New Brita...


Governor Fallin Says She Will Sign Tax Hike Bill

The OEA is still calling for a statewide walkout on Monday, arguing that lawmakers already are working to repeal the lodging tax, which generates almost $50 mil...


Amazon shares PLUMMET as Trump accuses website of not paying ENOUGH tax

Considering few people send letters anymore, we wonder what the condition of the postal service would be without it being propped up by the eCommerce giant. But...


MUELLER MADNESS: Special Counsel SURRENDERS All 'EVIDENCE' on Mike Flynn

Gates was the Trump campaign's liaison to the Republican National Committee and, before that, he was the campaign's deputy chairman. Kilimnik ran Manafort's o...


Russian Federation mall fire: Search for victims called off

Some protesters in Moscow shouted slogans calling for the sacking of Kemerovo's region and for " Russia without Putin". Public anger in Kemerovo was reflec...


North Atlantic Treaty Organisation expels Russian diplomats in response to United Kingdom attack

It "could become a turning point", he wrote in The Times newspaper, adding: "The Western alliance took decisive action and Britain's partners came together ag...


Car bomb kills four, driver near parliament in Somali capital

The blast happened barely a week after another deadly attack at Wehliye Hotel in the city center claimed over 14 lives. Police said several others were injur...