• US, UK begin electronics ban on flights from several Muslim-majority countries
US, UK begin electronics ban on flights from several Muslim-majority countries

Egypt, Turkey, Saudi Arabia, Jordan, Kuwait, Qatar, Morocco and the United Arab Emirates will be affected by the ban, and the United Kingdom later announced their own version, directed at Egypt, Tunisia, Jordan, Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, and Turkey.

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  • Trump Has Visited His Golf Courses 13 Times as President
Trump Has Visited His Golf Courses 13 Times as President

Trump arrived at Virginia's Trump National Golf Club on Saturday morning, making it the twelfth time in his 9-week presidency that he's made a trip to a golf club, NBC News editor Brad Jaffy pointed out on Twitter . President Donald Trump has already been criticized for spending so much time on the golf links, but that didn't stop him from spend...

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  • President Trump returns to golf course - this time in Virginia
President Trump returns to golf course - this time in Virginia

It was not immediately clear whether Trump was actually playing golf. In response to Trump's frequent trips to his Floridian getaway, lawmakers contend that even though Mar-A-Lago is privately owned, the country has a right to know what's going on where the president hangs out.

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  • Kansas State pulls away from Wake Forest
Kansas State pulls away from Wake Forest

Senior guards Christavious Gill (11.6 points) and Nate Frye (10.3) also score in double digits for a squad that notched a road win over Pac-12 member Washington State during the regular season. Manning served as an assistant on Bill Self's staff at Kansas from 2003 to 2012, and KSU coach Bruce Weber said there are similarities between what Wake For...

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  • Canada to legalize Cannabis from next year
Canada to legalize Cannabis from next year

The federal government would oversee health and safety issues. Under the legislation the federal government would be in charge of securing the country's marijuana supply, but provinces would hold the right to decide how the product is distributed and sold, according to CBC.

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  • Share Your 'Live Location' Via Facebook Messenger
Share Your 'Live Location' Via Facebook Messenger

Users have the option to share their live location to one person or a group of friends on the app. Tap a location pin or the More icon, and then instead of choosing Share Live Location , tap the red pin in the upper right hand corner.

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  • CBN introduces new FX rates
CBN introduces new FX rates

The rate will only apply for invisibles such as school fees, medical bills and travel allowances. In a statement issued in Abuja, the bank's acting Director, Corporate Communications, Mr Isaac Okorafor, said 100 million dollars had been offered to authorised FOREX dealers to meet the requests of genuine customers.

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  • $130 Billion Dow-DuPont Merger Finally Gains EU Approval
$130 Billion Dow-DuPont Merger Finally Gains EU Approval

The company will also drop a ton of its global research and development business. European Union authorities have given a merger between Dow and DuPont the green light despite initial concerns that a tie-up between the American chemical giants would stifle competition across Europe's pesticide market.

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  • Australia intervenes after Sydney professor prevented from leaving China twice
Australia intervenes after Sydney professor prevented from leaving China twice

A staff member at a Guangzhou hotel where some friends claimed Dr Feng was being held said his name did not match anyone on its guest list. According to reports , the professor along with his wife travelled last week to Guangzhou from the Chinese city of Kunming intending to board a flight to Sydney but were stopped from travelling.

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  • Lance Statement on the American Health Care Act
Lance Statement on the American Health Care Act

Tipton hadn't taken a position in the days and hours leading up to the decision to pull the bill, but had stressed that he wanted to make coverage more affordable. Obamacare also had an impact on employees who work at companies with fewer than 50 workers. And so this a few years ago put a requirement on health insurers to cover these basic set of...

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  • Providence may face cuts as AG Sessions threatens sanctuary cities
Providence may face cuts as AG Sessions threatens sanctuary cities

Greg Abbott has led a similar push to crack down on sanctuary cities, pulling funds from Travis County after its sheriff announced a new policy around compliance with federal immigration authorities. "Such policies can not continue", he said. In a surprise appearance at the White House Monday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions further warned sanct...

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  • Trump to sign order to scrap Obama's Clean Power Plan: EPA chief
Trump to sign order to scrap Obama's Clean Power Plan: EPA chief

According to the EPA's Web site, the Clean Power Plan seeks to cut "significant amounts of power plant carbon pollution and the pollutants that cause the soot and smog that harm health, while advancing clean energy innovation, development and deployment, and laying the foundation for the long-term strategy needed to tackle the threat of climate cha...

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  • HELPFUL TIPS: All-out Bus Eireann strike to impact local bus services
HELPFUL TIPS: All-out Bus Eireann strike to impact local bus services

Unions are in dispute with the company over cuts to pay, the casualisation of work and the threat of job losses at the company. A Translink spokesperson said: "Due to industrial action by Bus Eireann employees on Friday 24 March and until further notice, cross border coach services operated by Bus Eireann will not be will be operating".

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  • Bulgaria's centre-right GERB edges ahead of Socialists before Sunday election
Bulgaria's centre-right GERB edges ahead of Socialists before Sunday election

A separate exit poll by Gallup International Balkan had GERB with 32.8% and the Socialists with 28.4%. Borisov said after the exit poll that he was "obliged" by the vote to form a government but whether the burly former firefighter and mayor of Sofia , 57, can form a stable coalition remains to be seen.

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  • Alabama's Freedom Caucus members split on GOP health plan
Alabama's Freedom Caucus members split on GOP health plan

Meadows admitted he's done some "self-critiquing" lately, but said this isn't the end of the debate. White House chief of staff Reince Priebus is making clear that President Donald Trump will be seeking support from moderate Democrats for upcoming legislative battles.

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  • 2016 killing of Hezbollah commander inside job
2016 killing of Hezbollah commander inside job

Hezbollah announced that "artillery bombardment" caused his death, while media reports blamed Israel and Sunni terrorist groups in the area. It did not name any specific Islamist group, and there has been no claim of responsibility for the killing.

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  • Trump Aims To Leave Senior Citizens Without Food… And Fails
Trump Aims To Leave Senior Citizens Without Food… And Fails

Even Obama's budget recommended a slight cut to the program. Queensbury at-Large Supervisor Rachel Seeber inquired Wednesday as to the program's funding sources, and Park reassured her and other county supervisors during a committee meeting that no program cuts were planned.

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  • Uber suspends self-driving auto program
Uber suspends self-driving auto program

No passengers were in the driverless auto when the two vehicles collided on Friday evening but two "safety" drivers were in seated in front, an Uber spokeswoman said . The outcome of that legal fight could affect Uber's future significantly. But that future is still far off. They did not offer a timetable for when the self-driving vehicles wou...

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  • Pakistan joins world community today observing Earth Hour
Pakistan joins world community today observing Earth Hour

In observance of the Earth Hour, Pakistan will also keep prominent landmarks and buildings' lights off during the half-hour. A special assembly was organised at Lancers International School to mark the Earth Hour. Earth Hour is one of the biggest agenda where millions of people unite together to protect, support for low pollution and clean & gree...

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  • Trump, Abbott Announce 20K Jobs after Meet - 800 in Texas
Trump, Abbott Announce 20K Jobs after Meet - 800 in Texas

In a ritual that is becoming familiar to White House watchers, President Trump, flanked by businessmen, announced on Friday that another American company has told him it plans to go on a hiring and investment spree during his presidency. "Charter has been insourcing jobs for the last five years", Rutledge pointed out, saying "high-skilled, high-q...

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