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Alabama’s vote to ban nearly all abortions now in governor’s hands

Alabama legislators have given final approval to a ban on nearly all abortions, and if the Republican governor signs the measure, the state will have the strict...

Alabama’s vote to ban nearly all abortions now in governor’s hands

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Alabama ban on nearly all abortions in GOP governor’s hands MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey will now decide whether to sign legislation that would outlaw almost all abortions in the state as some conservatives seek to ignite legal fights in the hopes of getting the U.S. Supreme Court to revisit ...
11:39, 05/15/2019

Macri government's 'roundtable' invite falls on deaf ears as negotiations continue with focus on governors Among the invitees are former president Cristina Fernández de Kirchner, the CGT union umbrella and the Church. Years of polarisation and an ongoing recession threatens President Macri's political future....
15:52, 05/08/2019

Alabama legislature votes to ban most abortions Alabama legislators have given final approval to a ban on nearly all abortions, and if the Republican governor signs the measure, the state will have the strictest abortion law in the country. (May 15)        ...
16:00, 05/15/2019

Alabama Moved to Outlaw Most Abortions. Here’s What’s Next. The next move on the Alabama bill that would ban most abortions at every stage of pregnancy belongs to governor. But the last word will probably come from the federal courts....
18:26, 05/15/2019

"You Kill Them Now Or Later": US Lawmaker's Remark On Abortions Stirs Row A day after Alabama passed what could become the most restrictive abortion legislation in the country, state Rep. John Rogers, a Democrat, took to the House floor to voice his support for a woman's......
10:13, 05/03/2019

Alabama governor invokes God in banning nearly all abortions This photograph released by the state shows Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey signing a bill that virtually outlaws abortion in the state on Wednesday, May 15, 2019, in Montgomery, Ala. Republicans who support the measure hope challenges to the law will be used ...
20:52, 05/16/2019

A Day After Banning Abortions, Alabama Is Set to Execute a Murderer The two actions on consecutive days highlighted the contradiction some on the right feel between opposing abortion on sanctity-of-life grounds and supporting the death penalty....
21:00, 05/16/2019

Pennsylvania House tries anew to ban Down syndrome abortions HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania’s House of Representatives is launching another effort to outlaw abortions because of a prenatal diagnosis of Down syndrome, although it faces a veto if it even reaches Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf’s desk. ...
02:52, 05/15/2019

Trump Keeps Talking About Second-Trimester Abortions. Here’s What He Gets Wrong Abortions during and after the second trimester are extremely rare. In fact, fewer than 1.3% of abortions are performed after 21 weeks of gestation, according to 2015 data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The procedures, often ter...
23:13, 04/29/2019

Trump defends clinicians' right to refuse to do abortions The Trump administration is putting the finishing touches on a regulation to protect the rights of clinicians who object to participating in abortions....
01:26, 05/03/2019

Ban on rape victims having abortions passed in Alabama Alabama's Republican-controlled state senate has passed a bill to outlaw abortion - challenging a landmark US Supreme Court ruling that legalised abortion across the country in the 1970s....
11:52, 05/15/2019

A Day After Banning Abortions, Alabama Executes a Murderer The two actions on consecutive days highlighted the contradiction some on the right feel between opposing abortion on sanctity-of-life grounds and supporting the death penalty....
07:00, 05/17/2019

Missouri senators consider banning abortions at 8 weeks JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri senators are considering banning abortions at eight weeks of pregnancy. Democrats in the Republican-led Senate on Wednesday slammed pending the legislation. Lawmakers have a Friday deadline to pass bills. The only ...
20:39, 05/15/2019

Missouri Senators Are Considering Banning Abortions at 8 Weeks (JEFFERSON CITY, Mo.) — Missouri Gov. Mike Parson on Wednesday called on state senators to take action on a bill to ban abortions at eight weeks of pregnancy, the latest GOP-dominated state emboldened by the possibility that a more conservative...
06:13, 05/16/2019

‘Heartbeat’ Laws Could Ban Most Abortions Across Deep South A clinic escort, left, speaks to a driver and patient while an abortion protester attempts to hand over some reading material outside the Jackson Women’s Health Organization clinic in Jackson, Miss., Wednesday, April 10, 2019. The clinic is the...
18:39, 05/11/2019

Sex-selective abortions may have stopped the birth of 23 million girls A huge analysis suggests sex-selective abortions have led to at least 23 million fewer girls born worldwide, but birth ratios are now returning to normal...
18:13, 04/28/2019

Alabama Senate debates bill banning nearly all abortions Alabama's state Senate on Tuesday began final debate on a bill that would outlaw nearly all abortions, allowing exceptions only to prevent a serious health risk to the mother....
01:39, 05/15/2019

Alabama doctor vows to keep providing abortions when ban goes into effect An Alabama doctor has vowed to keep providing abortions when the state’s near-total ban against the procedure goes into effect. Dr. Yashica Robinson, who is the medical director of the Alabama Women’s Center for Reproductive Alternatives,...
19:26, 05/17/2019

Republicans, Men and Christians Aren't Trying to Ban Abortions. White People Are News outlets across the country have characterized two recent bills that effectively banned abortions in Georgia and Alabama in a number of ways. Some media outlets have painted the laws as Republican measures while others have painted it as the bypr...
23:00, 05/16/2019

Alabama Senate passes bill banning nearly all abortions Alabama’s state Senate passed a controversial bill on Tuesday that would outlaw nearly all abortions in the state and make it a felony crime to perform one unless the mother’s health is at risk....
05:13, 05/15/2019

Missouri passes bill banning abortions after 8 weeks Republican Gov. Mike Parson pledged to sign the bill , but it’s unclear when he’ll take action. When pressed on the lack of exceptions, he told reporters that “all life has value.”...
17:13, 05/18/2019

Missouri Senate passes bill to ban abortions at 8 weeks Missouri’s Republican-led Senate has now passed a bill to ban abortions at eight weeks of pregnancy.        ...
14:13, 05/16/2019

Missouri Senate passes bill to ban abortions after eight weeks Missouri's Republican-controlled Senate passed a bill early on Thursday that would ban abortions after the eighth week of pregnancy except in medical emergencies....
17:00, 05/16/2019

Alyssa Milano says she is 'pro-life,' then defends abortions for women in certain 'circumstances' Actress/activist Alyssa Milano defended her "sex strike" on Tuesday night and insisted that she and every "human on the planet" are "pro-life" despite advocating for abortions. ...
04:52, 05/15/2019

Alabama Passes Bill To Ban Abortions, No Exception Even In Rape Cases The Alabama senate passed the most restrictive abortion bill in the United States on Tuesday that bans any termination of pregnancy and could punish doctors who perform the procedure with life in......
10:39, 05/15/2019

Alabama Senate bans nearly all abortions, including rape cases Alabama's state Senate passed a bill on Tuesday that would outlaw nearly all abortions, creating exceptions only to safeguard the health of the mother, as part of a multistate effort to have the U.S. Supreme Court reconsider a woman's constitutional ...
04:13, 05/15/2019

Missouri Senate passes bill to ban abortions at eight weeks of pregnancy JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Senate passes bill to ban abortions at eight weeks of pregnancy ....
12:13, 05/16/2019

As States Race to Limit Abortions, Alabama Goes Further, Seeking to Outlaw Most of Them Alabama is advancing a bill to ban most abortions, though exceptions for rape, incest and serious threats to the mother’s health were being considered....
01:26, 05/09/2019

Howard Stern: The Trump I know wasn't anti-abortion because he probably got a 'few people abortions' Longtime radio host Howard Stern said during an interview with "Good Morning America" that he does not believe President Trump is truly anti-abortion because he probably got a "few people abortions."...
21:00, 05/13/2019

Missouri House expected to pass bill outlawing abortions at 8 weeks JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Missouri’s Republican-led House is expected to pass a bill to ban abortions at eight weeks of pregnancy and the state’s GOP governor is likely to sign it. The GOP-led House is set to debate the sweeping abortion bill...
07:52, 05/17/2019

NYPD investigating claim officer mocked women over abortions while on subway The NYPD is looking into a viral tweet from a straphanger who claimed a uniformed officer on her subway ride was mocking women’s reasons for getting abortions, the department said Friday. “This NYPD cop is looking at his phone and reading...
02:52, 05/18/2019

Klobuchar struggles with questions on late-term abortions when pressed by Meghan McCain Minnesota Senator and 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar struggled to answer questions about late-term abortions when pressed by "The View" co-host Meghan McCain on Friday. ...
23:26, 05/17/2019

Missouri lawmakers pass ban on abortions at eight weeks, sending bill to Republican governor, who is expected to sign it JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri lawmakers pass ban on abortions at eight weeks, sending bill to Republican governor, who is expected to sign it....
20:00, 05/17/2019

Causes of swollen hands Some causes of swollen hands include pregnancy, exercise, and fluid retention. Treatment depends on the underlying issue. Learn more about possible causes of swollen hands here....
07:52, 05/18/2019

'Borderlands 3' hands-on: More of the same, but in space Borderlands 3 is achingly familiar. It's as if Gearbox distilled the grimy, viscous essence of Borderlands into a crisp new game highlighting the core aspects of the franchise, battle royale be damned. As most studios are focused on adding onli...
22:13, 05/01/2019

OnePlus 7 Pro hands-on: Full of surprises Just when people were beginning to think that OnePlus was finally settling, the company took everyone by surprise with not only the introduction of its latest flagship smartphone in the OnePlus 7 Pro, but more importantly, the pricing that’s attached...
11:52, 05/15/2019

Why African banking’s future is in its own hands From digital banking to the retreat of international firms, the future of African finance will be determined within its own borders. That gives the region a much better chance of success....
12:26, 05/15/2019

Gabriel Landeskog Had To Get His Hands Dirty In hockey as in few other sports, things rarely play out like they’re supposed to. (If they did, the Avalanche wouldn’t have made it to this series, let alone be headed for a Game 7 in San Jose after a wild 4-3 OT win on Monday night.) The storyline/...
15:26, 05/07/2019

Every Windows 10 PC can now use Alexa hands-free While Cortana is still technically the default voice-activated virtual assistant on Windows 10 devices, it never took off quite like Microsoft hoped it would. That has left an opening for other companies to make their case, which appears to be what A...
21:13, 05/07/2019

BT hands shares to staff in £50m scheme BT is to award shares to its staff as part of a move to drive employee engagement at a time when it is investing heavily in infrastructure and cutting costs.New CEO Philip Jansen said the ‘Yourshare’ scheme will amount to £50 milli...
13:13, 05/20/2019

Andre Iguodala's Hands Are Still Crazy I’m not saying it’s a good thing that one of the top five basketball players in the world isn’t healthy enough to play in the Western Conference Finals, but without Kevin Durant (or DeMarcus Cousins, to a lesser extent), the Golden State Warriors los...
19:00, 05/17/2019

ZTE Axon 10 Pro hands-on: A potential OnePlus killer After building up its presence in the US with its flagship Axon line, it’s been a rocky road for Chinese manufacturer ZTE for the past year. However, the company is optimistic in bouncing back and having a relevant smartphone in contention once again...
19:26, 05/09/2019

Alexa is now hands-free on all Windows 10 devices The Windows 10 app for Alexa is now able to hear and act on commands without you having to lift a finger. As noted by The Verge, the latest version of the app on the Windows Store is now able to hear the 'wake word' (Alexa, Computer, o...
16:26, 05/07/2019

Google Pixel 3a XL unboxing & hands-on: A new benchmark Google’s back to making smartphones that will be even more affordable to the masses, thanks to the introduction of its brand-new Pixel 3a line that was announced last week during Google I/O. Starting at $399 for the smaller, more hand-friendly sized ...
06:52, 05/14/2019

Hands-on photos of the OnePlus 7 Pro may have leaked for the first time OnePlus next week will unveil the OnePlus 7 phones: A series of three devices that will hit several markets in the following weeks, including a 5G version — at least, that’s what all the rumors say. And a bunch of OnePlus 7 rumors have po...
07:26, 05/09/2019

You can now invoke Alexa on Windows PCs hands-free Amazon rolled out an update to the Alexa for Windows app that lets users invoke the voice assistant hands-free, and that adds support for Pandora.Read More...
20:52, 05/06/2019

SVPD warning drivers of new hands-free law SIERRA VISTA, Ariz. – In preparation to Arizona’s statewide texting ban, Sierra Vista Police Department will be pulling over drivers who are seen holding a handheld electronic device and issuing them warnings. On April 22, Gov. Doug Ducey...
12:26, 05/02/2019

Chinese official hands over new panda to Vienna zoo VIENNA (AP) — A senior Chinese official has officially handed over a 19-year-old male giant panda to Vienna’s Schoenbrunn zoo. Yuan Yuan arrived in Vienna last month and has spent the last few weeks in quarantine. He was chosen as a partner for...
18:13, 05/20/2019

How NAB is taking Australia's skills shortage into its own hands The National Australia Bank is seeking 2,000 tech-focused staff and sending more than 2,000 of its existing staff through training provided by AWS to combat the looming skills shortage....
18:39, 04/28/2019

DW hands historic CD to Greek president on Press Freedom Day Peter Limbourg, DW Director General, has presented Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos with a special gift during a trip to Athens: a new CD featuring DW broadcasts from the time of the military dictatorship in Greece....
14:13, 05/03/2019

New Android Q feature will take a major setup decision out of your hands If your smartphone display goes off while you're in the middle of reading something on your handset, you're not alone. On an Android phone you can set your display to go to sleep after just 15 seconds with options ranging to as long as 30 minutes. Wh...
23:13, 05/09/2019

OnePlus 7 Pro hands-on photos leak leaving nothing to the imagination The OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7 Pro have been thoroughly leaked, with official renders and photos of cases for the two phones making their way online. But if this wasn't enough, we now have legit hands-on photos of the OnePlus 7 Pro itself, mere hours aw...
11:39, 05/14/2019

Google Nest Hub Max hands-on: A bigger, smarter display I was surprised by how much I liked last year's Google Home Hub. The 7-inch smart display won me over with its beautiful screen and adorable design. It was also popular with other reviewers, who praised its clever Assistant features, affordable....
23:00, 05/07/2019

Keep Your Hands Free For More Important Things With This $30 Baby Carrier Carrying a baby directly in your arms is tiring. How can something that weighs 10 pounds hurt to hold for longer than five minutes? Baby carriers, while they might not look pretty, make parents lives so much easier. Carriers free up parents hands, wh...
22:39, 05/07/2019

Mayawati Will Join Hands With BJP After Results, Claims Her Ex-Aide Congress leader Naseemuddin Siddiqui, who was with the Bahujan Samaj Party until last year, claimed on Wednesday that Mayawati will be under so much pressure after the election results that she will......
14:39, 05/15/2019

JLab Audio has 3 new true wireless earbuds all under $70 [hands-on] JLab Audio is no stranger in the true wireless space, having wowed many consumers for the affordable solutions they’ve brought to the table. Today, they announced an additional three brand-new models that are going to supplement their lineup of true ...
16:00, 05/02/2019

Daily Crunch: Hands-on with the Samsung Galaxy Fold The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch’s roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you’d like to get this delivered to your inbox every day at around 9am Pacific, you can subscribe here. 1. Unfolding the Samsung Galaxy Fold After eigh...
18:26, 04/28/2019

Hands on with Polestar's Android Automotive OS infotainment system By Scott Oldham Walking into Dogpatch Studios on San Francisco's east side, the Polestar 2 sits in the center of the stark industrial space, its 20-inch Continentals resting on the bare concrete floor. The all-electric hatchback sedan, which Po...
14:39, 05/04/2019

Motorola One Vision hands-on image leaks, key specs corroborated Motorola’s Android One journey first began in August of 2017 with the launch of the Moto X4. It then continued last autumn with the Motorola One and One Power. And today, ahead of the smartphone’s official launch, a hands-on image of Motorola’s fourt...
17:13, 05/14/2019

| Turkish court hands down 53 life terms to 2013 bomber A Turkish court handed multiple life sentences to a man convicted of a 2013 bombing that killed more than 50 people, which Turkey blames on Syria, local media reported....
08:00, 05/14/2019

Werner Herzog never looks at himself in the mirror, but he can catch a trout with his bare hands Hearing a voice on the other end of the phone say, “This is Werner Herzog,” is a surreal—and, frankly, rather intimidating—experience. It’s true that Herzog has leaned into his status as not only one of the premier filmmakers of his generation, but a...
18:13, 05/14/2019

Robert Mueller: The Enigma Who Held Trump's Fate In His Hands After nearly two years of leading one of the most politically charged investigations the United States has seen, into whether President Donald Trump and his campaign colluded with Russia, Robert......
19:52, 04/28/2019

Rahul Gandhi's Hands-On Solution After Helicopter Glitch In Himachal Congress President Rahul Gandhi is a busy person these days, packing tireless election campaigns, roadshows and speeches into his schedule. Yesterday, as he travelled to Himachal Pradesh for a rally,......
23:26, 05/11/2019

Nissan to Debut Hands-Free Driving in Japan This Year Nissan is set to join the hands-free driving club with the release of ProPilot 2.0, Automotive News reports. It will only be in Japan for now, although the company says it expects to roll out to other markets in the future....
18:52, 05/20/2019

Nissan's ProPilot 2.0 driver assist allows hands-off highway driving Nissan's ProPilot driver assist could comfortably control the car with little to no input already, as Autoblog experienced on a road trip last year, but it still required a driver's hand on the wheel. Now the company has announced ProPilot ...
05:13, 05/17/2019

Congress Has Joined Hands With Those Baying For PM's Blood: Smriti Irani Union minister Smriti Irani today blasted Congress chief Rahul Gandhi, saying his party has "joined hands" with a political outfit whose candidate was baying for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's blood....
22:52, 05/08/2019

Alexa takes hands-free voice commands on Windows 10 PCs Amazon's Alexa app for Windows 10 now behaves more like you'd expect it to -- that is, it behaves more like an Echo speaker. An update to the software has introduced the option to invoke Alexa solely through your voice, whether or not the ...
05:26, 05/07/2019

Total War: Three Kingdoms hands-on — Combat is no longer an imperial pain Total War: Three Kingdoms' combat felt messy in initial previews, but tweaks during the games delay have it feeling like a Total War game should.Read More...
00:52, 05/07/2019

Senator Marco Rubio says war with Iran is in the hands of Ayatollah Khamenei: 'It's all on them' Florida Republican Sen. Marco Rubio said on Tuesday that whether the U.S. goes to war with Iran is ultimately in the hands of that country's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei....
20:13, 05/14/2019

Timo Meier's Controversial Assist Hands The Sharks A Game 3 Win You’re not going to believe this, but there was a huge controversy in the NHL Playoffs tonight. In overtime of Game 3 between the Sharks and the Blues, Erik Karlsson scored the winner, his second goal of the game, to give San Jose a 2-1 lead in the s...
09:13, 05/16/2019

ABC hands out a series order to the Black-ish prequel show, Mixed-ish Continuing and expanding its successful line of ish-branded sitcoms, ABC announced tonight that it’s giving a series order to Mixed-ish, a prequel series to Kenya Barris’ celebrated Black-ish. The news comes at the same time that Variety reports that...
06:00, 05/03/2019

France hands down 447 fines in 8 months under a new law punishing harassment of women French courts have in the last eight months handed 447 fines to violators of a new law that seeks to combat harassment of women, the country's equality minister Marlène Schiappa has confirmed....
03:13, 05/01/2019

Aiming to re-energize staff, new head of Britain's BT hands out shares The new boss of Britain's BT Group will give each employee 500 pounds ($641) worth of shares, at a total cost of 50 million pounds, in one of his first moves to drive better performance at the telecoms giant....
18:13, 05/16/2019

New bill aims to stop China from getting its hands on sensitive US technology A bill introduced by Republican senator Josh Hawley aims to stop the Chinese government from obtaining sensitive American technology by placing limits on the sale of "core technologies."...
22:52, 05/15/2019

White House to Congress: Pry the Mueller Report From Our Cold Dead Hands The White House announced on Wednesday that it was asserting executive privilege over the un-redacted version of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report, just as the House Judiciary Committee was voting on whether to hold Attorney General William Bar...
17:39, 05/08/2019

Turkish court hands 53 life sentences to car bomb planner: Anadolu A Turkish court on Monday handed down 53 life sentences without parole to a man who authorities said planned a 2013 bomb attack near the Syrian border that killed dozens of people, state-owned Anadolu agency said....
14:26, 05/13/2019

Rage 2 hands-on video — the beginning of a long-awaited, crazy shooter Avalanche Studios and id Software will launch Rage 2 on May 14, and it is one of the zaniest video games you’ll find in the genre of post-apocalypse shooters. This over-the-top game has a crazy color palette and all kinds of nutty shooter and car com...
18:00, 05/13/2019

Nissan pledges hands-free option in Japan as early as fall Nissan will introduce truly hands-free highway driving this fall when it debuts its second-generation ProPilot system with several advances over the current technology....
06:26, 05/19/2019

Jets’ Maccagnan fallout: How Adam Gase fixes first mess on his hands Here are some thoughts and observations after digesting the news of the Jets firing general manager Mike Maccagnan and looking ahead to what’s next: 1. One area of fallout from Wednesday’s news that the Jets may have not anticipated was the reporting...
00:00, 05/17/2019

Coding without a keystroke: The hands-free creation of a full video game Enlarge / The object of each Dig Dog stage is simple: dig through the level to find a bone. And watch out for enemies along the way. Update: The solid, unassuming Dig Dog is kind of an ideal "Spelunky on the go" type of video game, and we enjoyed h...
12:00, 05/02/2019

This Jeepney Driver’s Hands-Free Manual Transmission Shifting Technique Is Absurd It’s getting harder and harder to find folks who can actually operate a manual transmission in the U.S., but in other parts of the world, sticks are still the norm. And in the Philippines, one man in particular makes self-shifting look incredibly eas...
22:52, 05/02/2019

Single woman sick of ‘nosy’ family hands out leaflets answering their questions Being single can be a struggle — especially with nosy relatives trying to ask annoying questions. But one 27-year-old New York woman decided to create a leaflet to hand out after she was invited on a date during a family vacation to Florida. Th...
01:26, 05/04/2019

Ghost Recon Breakpoint Hands-On: We played Ubisoft’s new Tom Clancy game and it's wild The follow up to Ghost Recon Wildlands - Ghost Recon Breakpoint - is coming later this year. We've had some time with the game at Ubisoft's studio in Paris, and whilst it was early, colour us impressed....
03:13, 05/10/2019

Stranger Things Lego: Superfans queue for over 12 hours to get their hands on special edition set Lego superfans queued for more than 12 hours to get their hands on a Stranger Things special edition set following a late-night launch at the London flagship store....
13:13, 05/15/2019

Video shows deadly Connecticut police shooting after officer yells 'show me your hands' A set of videos released Friday shows the moment a Connecticut police officer opens fire at an 18-year-old who drove at him after an attempted traffic stop and chase last month that sparked protests by family members and activists....
18:00, 05/05/2019

CBOE's VIX Options Establish New Single-Day Volume Record: Nearly 1.8 Million Contracts Change Hands CHICAGO, IL - October 8, 2013 - Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) today reported that options on the CBOE Volatility Index® (VIX® index) established an all-time, single-day volume record. Options volume totaled an estimated 1,782,329 contracts...
08:26, 05/02/2019

Cavalier Air speaker system hands-on: Wireless charging, Alexa control, and big room sound Smart speakers are found in millions of homes today, but that doesn't mean you can't have an intelligent speaker system that looks great and also offers a premium audio experience....
22:52, 04/29/2019

CBOE'S FIFTH STRAIGHT RECORD VOLUME YEAR: 1.19 BILLION OPTIONS (4.7 MILLION ADV) CONTRACTS CHANGE HANDS Chicago, January 2, 2009 - Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced that 2008 was the busiest ever in its 35-year history as 1,193,355,070 contracts changed hands, a 26-percent increase over the 944,471,924 contracts traded in 2007.Avera...
00:52, 05/03/2019

Ultimate Ears myBOOM 3 speaker hands-on: Thousands of ways to customize an outstanding audio experience While digital assistant speakers are all the rage today, having a great sounding portable speaker provides a better audio experience without having to worry about big companies listening to all of your conversations....
19:00, 04/28/2019

Hayden Panettiere and Boyfriend Brian Hickerson Hold Hands 2 Weeks After His Domestic Violence Arrest Hayden Panettiere and Brian Hickerson are hand in hand. The actress and her boyfriend were spotted on Monday out and about together in Los Angeles. In one photo, the two were captured......
16:26, 05/15/2019

CBOE SETS RECORD DAILY VOLUME IN EQUITY OPTIONS ON FRIDAY: NEARLY 4.6 MILLION CONTRACTS CHANGE HANDS Chicago, April 20, 2009 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced that on Friday, April 17, the Exchange recorded its best single-day equity options volume ever as 4,598,738 contacts changed hands.This surpasses the Exchange's previ...
00:52, 05/03/2019

Survivors of Mother Emanuel Church Massacre Ask Court to Let Them Sue the US Government for Its Role in Putting a Gun in Dylann Roof’s Hands Survivors and families of the nine people murdered at their South Carolina church when white supremacist Dylann Roof riddled them with bullets four years ago want the federal government to pay for the role they say it played in their loved ones’ deat...
13:52, 05/11/2019

CBOE'S S&P 500 INDEX OPTIONS (SPX) VOLUME BEATS ALL-TIME DAILY HIGH: --NEARLY 2.19 MILLION SPX CONTRACTS CHANGE HANDS ON THURSDAY CHICAGO, May 21, 2010 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today reported that trading volume in S&P 500® Index options (SPX) contracts on Thursday, May 20 established a new daily record with 2,187,004 contracts traded. Thursday's SPX record s...
23:00, 05/02/2019

Stoke City footballer Saido Berahino 'had blood on his hands when he was pulled over for drink driving' Footballer Saido Berahino had blood on his hands and his t-shirt was ripped when he was pulled over for drink driving shortly after falling victim to a knifepoint robbery, a court heard today....
13:13, 05/15/2019

Google Pixel 3a hands-on: The only Pixel phone to buy The Pixel 3a XL. [credit: Ron Amadeo ] Google finally took the wraps off the Pixel 3a at Google I/O this week. It's a cheaper, plastic versi...
01:39, 05/09/2019

Explainer: How the EU will vote and why it matters Leaders of the European Union met in Romania on Thursday to prepare for changes in the EU institutions that will start after an election to the European Parliament in two weeks....
16:52, 05/09/2019

EU youth want their say in European Parliament vote With EU elections on the horizon, what do the bloc's young people feel is most important? The TUI Foundation’s European Youth Study found that climate issues are key, and overall young people want more EU than less....
04:00, 05/09/2019

EU citizens in UK have their say on Brexit in European vote LONDON (AP) — Hedwig Hegtermans has lived in Britain for two decades, but she didn’t have a vote when the country decided in 2016 to leave the European Union. She’s determined to have her say on Brexit now. An election for the European Pa...
13:13, 05/17/2019

May could end Brexit impasse with 'confirmatory' vote Labour's Brexit spokesman has suggested Theresa May could still end parliamentary deadlock by including a "confirmatory" public vote as part of the Withdrawal Agreement Bill....
00:00, 05/19/2019

New Zealand to vote on cannabis legalization New Zelanders will be able to vote on whether they want to legalize cannabis in a referendum next year. The draft law under consideration would allow people over the age of 20 to purchase the drug....
10:00, 05/07/2019

Who should I vote for in the 2019 European elections? Populist parties look set to make big gains in the European elections – but think twice about voting for them if you care about climate and the environment...
20:39, 05/20/2019

This Baarat Headed To Vote First, Groom Led The Way Decked in his wedding attire, bridegroom reached the polling booth to a pleasant surprise of election officials, security personnel and fellow voters in the queue and cast his votes....
15:26, 05/19/2019

Conservatives look set to form gov’t after Australia vote Prime Minister Scott Morrison looks set to form a majority government as counting of votes from Australia’s election allays fears his conservative coalition may have to rule in the minority...
05:52, 05/20/2019

Conservatives look set to form gov't after Australia vote Prime Minister Scott Morrison looks set to form a majority government as counting of votes from Australia's election allays fears his conservative coalition may have to rule in the minority....
10:39, 05/20/2019

Schiaretti in no hurry as Córdoba goes to vote Incumbent Peronist governor takes traditional route as he closes campaigning sitting on huge lead in the polls. Cambiemos schism runs deep as rival Radicals Mestre and Negri split the vote....
14:52, 05/11/2019

Council of Europe to allow Russia to vote again The Council of Europe adopted a declaration Friday that allows Russia to start voting again at the continent’s main human rights body following a spat related to its annexation of the Crimea peninsula from Ukraine in 2014...
16:26, 05/17/2019

Israel's final vote count is in With vote counting completed, Benjamin Netanyahu's Likud party has finished ahead in Israel's general election, with 36 seats. Contender Benny Gantz's Blue and White Party trailed by one seat, with 35....
19:00, 04/28/2019

VOTE: Which PL player would Liverpool most need against Barca? "If Liverpool could take one of the following Premier League players to help them overturn their three-goal benefit against Barcelona, which would it be?"...
13:52, 05/06/2019

Game on for EU vote, but real fight comes after On posters, hustings and social media, a battle for Europe is being fought, as contenders seek votes for an EU parliamentary election in late May - but the real battle for power will come only once the count is in....
13:39, 05/01/2019

Nearly 1,000 Citizens Over Age Of 100 To Vote In Himachal Pradesh About 999 voters over the age of 100 will cast their votes for Himachal Pradesh's four parliamentary seats on May 19, Chief Electoral Officer Devesh Kumar said today...
20:00, 05/03/2019

Brexit: MPs vow to vote down May's withdrawal agreement next month Brexiter Tories and DUP united in opposition to bill with SNP, Lib Dem and Labour remainersLatest Brexit news - live updatesMPs on all sides of the Brexit divide have vowed to vote down Theresa May’s withdrawal agreement when the government brings th...
13:00, 05/15/2019

Viktor Orban's Fidesz could need new allies after EU vote Viktor Orban and Hungary's ruling Fidesz would prefer to remain in the European People’s Party. But the prime minister has a plan, should the nationalists be deemed too extreme after the European Parliament elections....
03:39, 05/02/2019

EU should have spoken out against "lies" in Brexit vote: Juncker The European Union was wrong to stay silent in 2016 during the campaign ahead of the British referendum on membership in the bloc because it should have corrected "lies" spread by the "Leave" side, the head of the European Commission said....
14:13, 05/07/2019

UK's May 'sure' lawmakers will want to deliver Brexit in June vote British Prime Minister Theresa May said she was confident lawmakers would want to deliver Brexit when legislation to secure Britain's departure from the European Union comes before parliament next month....
19:26, 05/15/2019

Theresa May’s Last Gasp: A 4th Vote on Her Brexit Plan Mrs. May has promised to step down if British lawmakers approve her proposal. Whatever the outcome of the June vote, her tenure as prime minister seems close to its end....
19:39, 05/15/2019

Advisory firms say AIG shareholders should vote 'no' on executive pay American International Group Inc shareholders should vote against compensation packages for top executives at the insurer's annual meeting next week, according to two advisory firms that hold sway over investor votes....
03:00, 05/16/2019

These Presidents Won the Electoral College — But Not the Popular Vote As Democratic presidential hopefuls unroll their platforms for the 2020 presidential election, some of the hot-button issues they’re discussing, such as immigration and healthcare, will sound familiar from past presidential races. But one idea ...
03:13, 05/16/2019

Turkish opposition: We will win re-run of Istanbul mayor vote The deputy chair of the CHP party told DW that their candidate would have the support of "all the people of Istanbul." The electoral body nixed the party's initial win following pressure from the ruling AK party....
04:26, 05/08/2019

Denver to vote on decriminalizing 'magic mushrooms' Denver voters will decide on Tuesday whether to decriminalize possession of psilocybin, a hallucinogenic drug that puts the magic in "magic mushrooms," in a vote that would make the Colorado capital the first U.S. city to stop such prosecutions....
19:13, 05/07/2019

What Swiss Vote on Taxes Means for Multinationals Switzerland is trying to hold on to its appeal as an attractive place for companies. In a May 19 referendum, voters will decide whether to accept or reject a new corporate tax regime to replace the special tax breaks that multinational companies now ...
07:26, 05/15/2019

EU election voter apps: Swipe right to vote? The battle for the European Parliament is raging, with everyone from populists to pan-European newbies fighting for votes. Voting advice apps offer users help making a political choice. But is that all they do?...
21:52, 05/11/2019

European elections: your guide to the vote you never expected With ‘Brexit Day’ 29 March long gone, Britain gears up for an election it did not think it would participate in. Here is what you need to know before 23 MayFor Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn, the European election campaign that has now kicked off in e...
17:00, 05/12/2019

Senate eyes next week for disaster aid vote The Senate is aiming for a vote next week on disaster aid, according to Senate aides.A vote on the multibillion-dollar aid package, which has yet to be finalized, would make good on Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s calls for the chamber to pa...
02:13, 05/14/2019

After Florida's ex-felons won the right to vote, Republicans are taking it away Election reform bill SB 7066 adds a provision that felons with restitution, fees or fines will not be allowed to cast a ballotWhen two-thirds of Florida’s voters chose to restore voting rights to nearly 1.5 million ex-felons in the state last Novembe...
02:00, 05/04/2019

Michigan Legislature to vote to ban abortion procedure LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan’s Republican-led Legislature is poised to vote to ban a common second-trimester abortion procedure, pushing ahead with legislation that would likely be vetoed by Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer. The bills up for ...
16:52, 05/14/2019

| Turkey's Erdogan says Istanbul vote re-run is 'best step' Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has welcomed a controversial order to redo the recent Istanbul election after complaints of corruption as the "best step" for the country....
05:00, 05/08/2019

Theresa May wants a fourth vote on her Brexit deal Can't wait to see what happens in the UK's Brexit saga? A new vote on an exit deal proposed by Theresa May now has a date: the week of June 3—the same week that Donald Trump begins his controversial state visit to the country....
01:00, 05/15/2019

May will put her Brexit deal to a vote -- for the fourth time Can't wait to see what happens in the UK's Brexit saga? A new vote on an exit deal proposed by Theresa May now has a date: the week of June 3—the same week that Donald Trump begins his controversial state visit to the country....
05:26, 05/15/2019

Eco wonder or safety nightmare? Germany to vote on e-scooters Electric scooters could be on roads by June, leaving UK last major European country not to have approved useGermany’s upper house of parliament is due to vote on Friday on whether to allow electric scooters on to the country’s roads, following a feve...
11:52, 05/16/2019

Taiwan to vote on formal recognition of same-sex marriage TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwanese legislators are scheduled to decide Friday on legalizing same-sex marriage, marking a potential first in Asia. Lawmakers pressured over the past two years by LGBT groups as well as church organizations opposed to same-...
12:13, 05/16/2019

Save Our Shows 2019: Vote to keep your TV favorites See which network series are a lock to return, dead in the water or somewhere in between, and vote to save your favorites.        ...
19:26, 04/28/2019

Europe's far-right rallies in Milan ahead of EU vote Nationalist and far-right parties from across Europe held a rally on Saturday, led by Italian Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini, promising to reshape the continent following next week's EU parliamentary election....
18:13, 05/18/2019

Italy's Salvini says EU vote will lead to big changes in Europe This month's European Parliament election will shake up the continent, leading to a relaxation of budget rules and influencing the choice of the next central bank chief, Italian Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini said on Friday....
23:00, 05/17/2019

Board of Supervisors to vote on Stonegarden funds The Pima County Board Of Supervisors plans to vote on the $1.4 million federal grant on Tuesday. The Operation Stonegarden grant is used by Pima County Sheriff’s to pay for overtime, mileage and equipment, so deputies can patrol rural and under...
18:13, 05/07/2019

Germany's upper house set to vote on e-scooters The German Bundesrat is to vote on whether to approve electric scooters on the country's roads and bike paths. Most major European countries, except the UK, have already approved their use....
08:52, 05/17/2019

Alabama House set to vote on near-total abortion ban Alabama House Bill 314 probably has the votes to pass the House; however the Senate leader expresses unease with lack of rape, incest exemptions.        ...
18:00, 04/30/2019

EQT to replace three directors ahead of shareholder vote - WSJ Oil and gas producer EQT Corp plans to replace three of its long-serving directors as it heads into a proxy fight with Rice brothers who want to take over running the company, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday....
02:00, 05/09/2019

Occidental investor set to vote against board due to Anadarko bid T. Rowe Price Group Inc said on Monday it intends to vote against the Occidental Petroleum Corp board of directors because the oil company will not allow shareholders to vote on its hostile bid for Anadarko Petroleum Corp, which T. Rowe Price and oth...
23:52, 05/06/2019

Swiss vote on whether to adopt the EU's tighter gun rules Swiss voters are casting ballots in a referendum to decide whether to enact new restrictions on guns and line up with Switzerland's partners in the European visa-free travel zone who have already tightened gun rules following extremist attacks in Eur...
09:52, 05/19/2019

Why Ramaphosa Needs Decisive Win in South Africa Vote South Africa’s national elections on May 8 are critically important to the future of the continent’s most advanced economy. Opinion polls suggest the ruling African National Congress party will likely win enough votes to remain in power, with the mak...
14:39, 05/01/2019

"Take Money From Other Parties, But Vote For AAP": Arvind Kejriwal Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today asked people not to deny money given to them by other political parties, but vote for the Aam Aadmi Party. "On the night of election, do they (other......
00:00, 05/07/2019

Austrian president eyes September as best time for new vote Austria's president says the first few days of September would be the best time to hold an early election after a covert video scandal shook up the country's politics....
16:13, 05/19/2019

Lithuania’s presidential contest heads to runoff vote Results from Lithuania’s presidential election indicate a prominent economist and a former finance minister will advance to a runoff ballot later this month to pick a successor to incumbent Dalia Grybauskaite...
01:52, 05/13/2019

Lithuania headed for runoff vote in presidential race With 1,631 of the country's 1,972 voting districts counted early Monday, results provided by Lithuania's Central Electoral Commission showed Gitanas Nauseda, a banker-turned-politician, leading the nine-candidate field with 31.2 per cent of the votes...
02:00, 05/13/2019

Millions vote in Philippine elections crucial to Duterte Filipinos have begun voting in midterm elections highlighted by a showdown between President Rodrigo Duterte's allies who aim to dominate the Senate and an opposition fighting for check and balance under a leader they regard as a looming dictator....
03:26, 05/13/2019

Trustees vote to remove actress’ name from school theater A university in Ohio will remove the last name of an actress who starred in “The Birth of a Nation,” considered one of the most racist movies ever made, from a campus theater...
18:39, 05/04/2019

Erdogan signals he backs re-run of contested Istanbul vote Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan signaled on Saturday he favors a re-run of a mayoral election in Istanbul which resulted in victory for the candidate of the main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP)....
16:13, 05/04/2019

Floridians Gave Ex-Felons the Right to Vote. Lawmakers Just Put a Big Obstacle in Their Way. State legislators adopted limits on which Floridians with felony records should be eligible to vote, six months after a ballot measure restored their rights....
02:13, 05/04/2019

Alabama’s proposed abortion ban nears final vote MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama lawmakers could soon approve a near total ban on abortion. The Alabama Senate on Thursday will debate the bill to make it a felony to perform an abortion at any stage of pregnancy. Emboldened by conservative additions ...
09:00, 05/09/2019

Trustees vote to remove actress' name from school theater A university in Ohio will remove from a campus theater the last name of an actress who starred in "The Birth of a Nation," considered one of the most racist movies ever made....
21:52, 05/04/2019

Wisconsin Republicans to vote on killing Medicaid expansion MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Republicans are preparing to scrap expanding Medicaid, legalizing medical marijuana, raising the minimum wage and a host of other priorities of Democratic Gov. Tony Evers. The vote Thursday in the Legislature’s bu...
09:00, 05/09/2019

Popular vote selects Argentina’s ‘Seven Natural Wonders’ Apopular vote, in which more than one million people are said to have cast their vote over a period of six months, has chosen Argentina’s ‘Seven Natural Wonders,’ shining a light on the country’s marvels....
16:26, 05/11/2019

Guatemala applauds Belize vote, says to work on next steps Guatemala's government on Thursday applauded a referendum vote in Belize in favor of sending the countries' long-running territorial dispute to a top U.N. court, saying the move will help deepen bilateral relations between the two neighbors....
19:13, 05/09/2019

Labour MPs say they won't back a Brexit deal without a people’s vote Corbyn faces opposition from at least 60 MPs to a customs pact with May without a second voteJeremy Corbyn will not be able to get enough of his MPs to back a Brexit deal without the promise of a second referendum, even if Theresa May makes a big off...
00:39, 05/06/2019

Panama prepares for vote with Odebrecht scandal looming As the presidential race enters its last stage, voters are angry over a massive graft scandal involving Brazilian company Odebrecht. The firm's misdeeds "cannot be forgiven," frontrunner Laurentino "Nito" Cortizo said....
00:00, 05/05/2019

The Latest: Greek government survives confidence vote The Latest on a government confidence vote in Greece (all times local): 9:35 p.m. Greece's left-wing government has survived a confidence vote called by Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras nearly two weeks before the European Parliament elections....
02:39, 05/11/2019

Vote Made To Close McKinney Elementary School LINCOLN COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– The Lincoln County School Board’s vote to close McKinney Elementary School has outraged parents and teachers. Parents, students, and teachers of McKinney Elementary School urged the board to keep the school t...
00:00, 05/11/2019

Confederate statue could be moved after city panel’s vote LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A historic commission in Kentucky’s largest city says a Confederate statue can be removed from a prominent location. News outlets report the Louisville Metro Landmarks Commission voted 5-3 Thursday to allow removal of Joh...
18:52, 05/10/2019

Why I’ll vote for Robinson Cano for Hall of Fame, despite PED stain Assuming I’m still around, assuming the Baseball Hall of Fame still relies primarily on writers to determine its honorees and assuming this planet still revolves reliably around the sun, I’ll be voting for Robinson Cano to be enshrined in Cooperstown...
01:52, 05/10/2019

PM Modi's Constituency Varanasi Among Key Seats That Vote Today The seventh and last phase of the 2019 Lok Sabha election today sees some key constituencies go to polls, the most important of which is Prime Minister Narendra Modi's constituency - Varanasi....
04:52, 05/19/2019

How The Muslim Vote In Bengal May Play Out: Prannoy Roy's Analysis The battle for Bengal's 42 seats is proving one of the toughest this election, with the BJP aiming for 23 seats and chief minister Mamata Banerjee determined not to cede any....
22:52, 05/03/2019

San Francisco supervisors vote to ban facial recognition software San Francisco's Board of Supervisors voted 8-1 to adopt a facial recognition software ban as part of a new surveillance technology use policy.Read More...
12:13, 05/15/2019

In India's Election, Parties See Women's Vote as Critical Indian political parties are vying for support from women, who are voting in record numbers in national elections and increasingly making decisions about whom they will back independent of family patriarchs....
15:00, 05/10/2019

BlackRock to vote in favor of Persimmon pay report: Sky News Persimmon looks set to avoid another backlash over executive pay after its largest shareholder BlackRock voted in support of the housebuilder's remuneration report, Sky News reported on Wednesday....
11:52, 05/01/2019

Spain bans Catalonia's ex-leader Puigdemont from EU vote Catalonia separatist Carles Puigdemont, who fled Spain after a 2017 secession attempt, has been banned from standing in the EU elections. He and two colleagues had wanted to advance the case for Catalan independence....
03:39, 05/02/2019

Allergan CEO Saunders wins vote to keep chairman role Allergan Plc shareholders have voted down a proposal to order the immediate split of the roles of chairman and chief executive, with 61.3 percent of shareholders backing Chairman and CEO Brent Saunders....
13:26, 05/01/2019

Akshay Kumar Was Asked Why He Didn't Vote. His Reply Akshay Kumar, who recently grabbed headlines for his "non-political" interview with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, was trolled online for reportedly not casting his vote in the Lok Sabha elections....
13:39, 05/01/2019

Britain's Labour will vote against Brexit bill: Starmer Britain's Labour Party will vote against the Withdrawal Agreement Bill if there is no deal between the government and the opposition party, its Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer said on Thursday....
12:13, 05/16/2019

UK's Labour will not abstain in Brexit vote: senior lawmaker Britain's opposition Labour Party will vote against Prime Minister Theresa May's European Union withdrawal bill next month, and will not abstain, if the deal does not meet Labour's conditions, a senior lawmaker said on Wednesday....
03:39, 05/16/2019

| WATCH: Theresa May casts vote in local elections Theresa May casts her vote in the local elections. The Prime Minister was with her husband Philip as she went to the polling station in Sonning, Berkshire....
19:39, 05/02/2019

McConnell promises disaster aid vote as negotiations narrow Congress is close to unlocking billions of dollars in disaster relief for ailing communities, if only negotiators can get beyond demands from three of the most powerful men in Washington. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell committed Tuesday after...
03:39, 05/15/2019

UK PM May to bring Brexit vote to parliament in June: Sky News British Prime Minister Theresa May will tell Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn at a meeting on Tuesday evening that she plans to hold another parliamentary vote on the Brexit Withdrawal Agreement in the first week of June, Sky News reported....
21:13, 05/14/2019

San Francisco to vote on banning face recognition technology SAN FRANCISCO — San Francisco supervisors will vote on surveillance oversight legislation Tuesday that includes a ban on the use of facial recognition technology by police and other city departments. If approved by the full board, San Francisco would...
09:39, 05/14/2019

Alabama Senate to vote on bill banning abortion Alabama's state Senate was due to vote on a bill on Tuesday that would outlaw nearly all abortions, but will first consider whether to allow the procedure for women and girls impregnated by rape and incest....
14:52, 05/14/2019

"Your One Vote Will...":PM Modi Tweets As Polling Begins For 7th Phase Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted this morning and urged voters in 59 parliamentary constituencies in seven states polling in the last phase phase of national elections to step out and "vote in......
04:52, 05/19/2019

Nationalist and far-right parties rally in Milan ahead of EU vote AfD leader Jörg Meuthen and France's Marine Le Pen were among those rallying in Italy in support of Matteo Salvini's new alliance of Europe's nationalist parties ahead of the EU elections. Austria's FPÖ stayed away....
22:39, 05/18/2019

Austrian resignation a blow to populists ahead of EU vote Austrian vice chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache says he is resigning after two German newspapers published footage of him apparently offering lucrative government contracts to a potential Russian benefactor...
20:13, 05/18/2019

Man sentenced in burning of church painted with ‘Vote Trump’ GREENVILLE, Miss. (AP) — A member of an African American church in Mississippi has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for burning the church, which was also spray painted with “Vote Trump” a week before the 2016 presidential election. ...
22:39, 05/02/2019

ADOT: Vote for your favorite Safety Message entry ADOT safety message sign / 12 News TUCSON – Arizona residents got the opportunity to show how funny highway drivers can be last month. Arizona Department of Transportation says they received more than 3,200 entries in its Safety Message Contest. The ...
19:26, 05/14/2019

Pompeo tells Russia: Don't meddle in next U.S. presidential vote U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Tuesday that Washington would brook no interference by Moscow in the 2020 U.S. presidential election, saying such a move would seriously harm already poor relations....
20:26, 05/14/2019

The Latest: Missouri governor wants vote on abortion bill JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Latest on a Missouri bill to ban abortions at eight weeks of pregnancy (all times local): 7:30 p.m. Missouri’s Republican Gov. Mike Parson is calling for a vote on a bill to ban abortions at eight weeks of pregnan...
03:52, 05/16/2019

Madhya Pradesh Man Heads To Vote Right After Father's Funeral With shaven head and white clothes, a man reached the polling centre in Madhya Pradesh's Chhatarpur straight from his father's last rites to vote for the fifth phase of national election being held in......
09:13, 05/06/2019

Indians vote in fifth phase of election; violence in Kashmir India's northern heartland began voting on Monday in the fifth phase of a staggered general election, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi hoping his record on national security will win him a second five-year term....
07:26, 05/06/2019

U.S. House committee prepares contempt vote against Barr A U.S. House panel was poised to vote on Wednesday to hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt for defying a congressional subpoena that demanded the full, unredacted report by special counsel Robert Mueller....
15:00, 05/08/2019

Berlusconi says ready for EU vote after "big fright" of emergency surgery Four-time Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi, 82, said on Monday he was ready to resume all electoral engagements after undergoing emergency surgery last week for a bowel obstruction that made him fear for his life....
15:13, 05/06/2019

UK PM May looking at second Brexit vote options if talks fail: Telegraph British Prime Minister Theresa May has carried out "scenario planning" for a second Brexit referendum in case she is forced by parliament to hold one, the Daily Telegraph newspaper reported on Monday....
12:26, 05/06/2019

Turkey’s electoral board orders re-run of Istanbul vote Turkey’s top election authority voided the mayoral election won by an opposition candidate in Istanbul and ordered a do-over, ruling in favor of the president’s party to throw out the vote it narrowly lost...
01:52, 05/07/2019

Polls: Industrialists, Including Ambanis, Among First To Vote In Mumbai The Ambanis, Tata Sons chairman N Chandrasekaran and Adi Godrej were among the early voters in Mumbai during polling for the fourth and final phase of Lok Sabha elections....
09:39, 04/29/2019

India's heartland states vote in fifth phase of elections India's northern heartland voted on Monday in the fifth phase of a staggered general election, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi hoping his record on national security will win him a second five-year term....
12:26, 05/06/2019

House committee readies contempt vote against Barr The U.S. House Judiciary Committee prepared to move forward on Wednesday with a contempt citation against Attorney General William Barr for defying a congressional subpoena demanding access to the full, unredacted Mueller report....
13:13, 05/08/2019

Alabama’s proposed abortion ban heads toward committee vote MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — An attempt to outlaw abortion in Alabama is headed to a committee vote in the Alabama Senate. The Senate Judiciary Committee will vote Wednesday morning on the bill following a public hearing. The bill would make it a felony t...
10:13, 05/08/2019

Greece seeks confidence vote after row over quadriplegic candidate Greece's leftist government triggered a parliamentary confidence vote on Monday to upstage an opposition push to censure an aide of Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras for comments about a quadriplegic European election candidate....
22:00, 05/06/2019

UPDATE 1-EQT nominates three new directors ahead of shareholder vote EQT Corp on Wednesday said three long-serving directors will step down from the company's board, at a time when the oil and gas producer fights a proxy battle with Rice brothers....
02:00, 05/09/2019

Germany slams plan for Istanbul vote rerun Germany's foreign minister says a decision to annul Istanbul's mayoral election and hold a rerun is "not transparent and incomprehensible." But Recep Tayyip Erdogan is hailing the step as a win for democracy....
16:39, 05/07/2019

Opposition slams decision for re-run Istanbul vote as ‘coup’ ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey’s opposition is denouncing a decision by the country’s electoral board to force a re-run of the mayoral race in Istanbul. The Supreme Electoral Board ruled Monday in favor of President Recep Tayyip ErdoganR...
09:00, 05/07/2019

JPMorgan shareholders advised to vote against executive compensation by ISS Proxy advisory group ISS has advised JPMorgan Chase & Co shareholders to vote against the bank's executive compensation at its upcoming annual shareholder meeting, according to a report the firm published this week that was seen by Reuters....
22:39, 05/08/2019

Berlusconi leaves Italian hospital, to campaign for EU vote ROME (AP) — Former Italian Premier Silvio Berlusconi has left a Milan hospital, six days after intestinal surgery, vowing to keep running for the European Parliament. The 82-year-old Berlusconi told reporters Monday he feared he had reached the ̶...
14:13, 05/06/2019

UK PM May Looking At Second Brexit Vote Options If Talks Fail: Report British Prime Minister Theresa May has carried out "scenario planning" for a second Brexit referendum in case she is forced by parliament to hold one, the Daily Telegraph newspaper reported on Monday....
16:00, 05/06/2019

| India election: Over 87 million across seven states vote in fifth round Polling has opened for the fifth phase of India's marathon elections including in two constituencies in the vote-rich state of Uttar Pradesh where opposition Congress party president Rahul Gandhi and his mother Sonia Gandhi hope to retain their seats...
16:13, 05/06/2019

SC Carolina Panthers HQ, practice fields bid faces key vote COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The South Carolina Senate appears to be preparing for a key vote on whether to give the Carolina Panthers tax breaks and incentives to move their practice fields out of North Carolina. State Sen. Dick Harpootlian removed his obj...
20:52, 05/07/2019

US Attorney General facing contempt vote in Congress US House Democrats are set to vote on whether to hold US Attorney General William Barr in contempt over his refusal to release a full version of the Mueller report. President Trump has used his executive privilege....
21:00, 05/08/2019

Denver residents vote on whether to decriminalize 'magic mushrooms' As Denver voters went to the polls on Tuesday for a mayoral election, they were also asked to decide whether to decriminalize possession of psilocybin, the hallucinogenic drug in what is widely known as "magic mushrooms."...
22:39, 05/07/2019

Erdogan backs re-run of Istanbul vote after 'organized corruption' Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday the decision to re-run Istanbul's mayoral election was an important step toward strengthening democracy, describing the March vote as marred by "organized corruption" and illegality....
13:13, 05/07/2019

Federal Court approves NetComm acquisition vote in June The NetComm acquisition vote by shareholders will take place next month after receiving the green light from the Federal Court, and following an independent assessment recommending it take place....
10:26, 05/03/2019

How to Find Your Polling Booth and Vote in Lok Sabha Elections 2019 How to Vote #India: Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Where is my elections 2019 polling booth? How to register to vote? All your polling related questions answered, including election result date....
08:39, 05/06/2019

In Jammu And Kashmir's Pulwama, A Huge Challenge To Get People To Vote It's an unusual election meeting in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama, yet to completely recover from the effects of February's terror attack that left 40 paramilitary soldiers dead....
22:52, 05/03/2019

Istanbul mayoral vote to be held again, election officials rule President Erdogan had argued that the margin of votes was too small for the opposition party win to be valid. A CHP spokesman has called the decision "plain dictatorship."...
20:26, 05/06/2019

South Africans Vote in Election That Tests Mandela's Legacy Millions of South Africans headed to the polls amid growing disillusionment over steep racial inequalities that persist a quarter-century after Nelson Mandela became the nation’s first black president....
14:52, 05/08/2019

"Wrong Vote Can Make Your Child...": Navjot Sidhu Warning Is A Jab At PM In an apparent attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress leader Navjot Sidhu on Monday warned voters that a "wrong vote" can make their children "tea-seller, pakoda-seller or a chowkidar......
17:39, 04/29/2019

U.S. House committee to vote on holding AG William Barr in contempt The U.S. House Judiciary Committee prepared to move forward on Wednesday with a contempt citation against Attorney General William Barr for defying a congressional subpoena demanding access to the full, unredacted Mueller report....
15:52, 05/08/2019

Turkey set to pass economic legislation before Istanbul vote: Hurriyet Turkey's government aims to pass an economic legislation package ahead of next month's renewed Istanbul mayoral election, the Hurriyet newspaper reported on Friday, including the transfer of the central bank's legal reserves to the Treasury....
13:00, 05/17/2019

David Letterman says we need to "stop yakking about what a goon" Trump is and vote David Letterman may be a few years removed from the world of traditional late-night talk shows, but that doesn’t mean he can’t still throw in his two cents about the current state of our crumbling democracy. In an upcoming interview with Today, Lette...
21:39, 05/17/2019

Lithuania vote to succeed 'Iron Lady' president goes to runoff A former finance minister and an economist have defeated Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis, who has said he will resign. The popular President Dalia Grybauskaite has reached the end of Lithuania's term limits....
06:26, 05/13/2019

Polls close after South Africans vote in general election President Cyril Ramaphosa is hoping that his African National Congress (ANC) keeps its majority despite a low turnout. The party has won a majority in every election since the end of apartheid in 1994....
22:39, 05/08/2019

Taiwan parliament weighs landmark same-sex measures ahead of vote Taiwan's parliament on Friday discussed measures to legalize same-sex marriage ahead of a landmark vote that could make the self-ruled island the first in Asia to adopt such legislation, despite deep divisions over marriage equality....
08:13, 05/17/2019

Punched, Throttled and Driven Off the Road. Anger Rises in U.K. Vote. Brexit has poisoned politics in Britain all the way down to the local level, where candidates in this week’s council elections have been physically attacked....
20:13, 05/01/2019

No 10 hints Commons Brexit vote is make or break for Theresa May Brexit secretary says defeat for bill would leave choice between no deal or revokeDowning Street has hinted that the Commons vote on the withdrawal agreement bill will be make or break for Theresa May’s future as prime minister, as a member of her ca...
18:39, 05/15/2019

Rebels hope to kill off May's Brexit deal in 'last-chance' vote Brexit-supporting rebels in British Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative Party said on Wednesday they would vote down her European Union divorce deal when she brings it back to parliament next month....
19:26, 05/15/2019

Democrats set contempt vote for William Barr over Mueller report  House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler scheduled a Wednesday vote to hold Barr in contempt of Congress, citing the Justice Department's failure to provide the full text of Mueller's report by the Monday morning deadline....
14:00, 05/07/2019

Gallup: Most Americans favor popular vote over Electoral College Most Americans would like to see the Constitution amended to change the way presidents are elected every four years -- doing away with the Electoral College and taking the winner of the popular vote, a new study says....
19:39, 05/15/2019

House Democrats won't hold contempt floor vote anytime soon House Democrats will not hold floor votes on contempt resolutions against Attorney General William Barr or any other Trump administration officials until at least June, House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer said on Wednesday.Hoyer's comments made officia...
20:26, 05/15/2019

Those Against Bihar Liquor Ban May Vote For Opposition: Sushil Kumar Modi Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi has said those opposed to the ban on sale and consumption of liquor might vote for the opposition if they wish, and asserted that the policy has made the......
15:00, 05/01/2019

House committee moving ahead with contempt vote for Barr WASHINGTON (AP) — The chairman of the House Judiciary Committee says he has no choice but to begin proceedings to hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt of Congress. New York Democrat Jerrold Nadler cites Barr’s failure to comply with a...
09:00, 05/07/2019

People Will Vote For Arvind Kejriwal, His Work: Raghav Chadha AAP's South Delhi Lok Sabha candidate Raghav Chadha feels people living in the national capital will vote for the work done by the party and its leader as well as Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal in the......
14:13, 05/07/2019

The Latest: EU official thinks pressure voided Turkey vote A member of the European Union’s parliament has criticized a decision by Turkey’s top election authority to repeat the mayoral election in Istanbul that President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s party lost...
00:00, 05/07/2019

UPDATE 4-Occidental tweaks $38 bln Anadarko bid to remove shareholder vote Occidental Petroleum Corp increased the cash component of its $38 billion bid to acquire Anadarko Petroleum Corp on Sunday, removing a requirement for any deal to receive the approval of Occidental's shareholders....
09:26, 05/06/2019

Matteo Salvini: vote for nationalists to stop European caliphate Italy’s deputy PM says far right must make European election gains to prevent ‘sad ending’Matteo Salvini, Italy’s most powerful politician, has said Europe will become an “Islamic caliphate” unless nationalist parties make gains in the European elect...
01:00, 05/03/2019

Brexit: Nicky Morgan asks Theresa May about next vote date Theresa May says she wants to put the vote to ratify her withdrawal agreement before Parliament "as soon as possible" but declines to name an actual date....
19:52, 05/01/2019

Brexit-supporting Conservative faction will vote against PM May's deal: lawmaker A majority of members of the European Research Group, a large eurosceptic faction in Britain’s ruling Conservative Party, will vote against Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit deal when it is brought back before parliament next month, a lawmaker said...
11:26, 05/15/2019

CORRECTED-Allergan CEO Saunders wins vote to keep chairman role Allergan Plc shareholders have voted down a non-binding proposal that sought an immediate split of the roles of chairman and chief executive, with 61.3 percent of shareholders backing Chairman and CEO Brent Saunders....
14:52, 05/01/2019

Allergan to prevail in vote over CEO Saunders' chairman role-sources Allergan Plc is on course to defeat a shareholder resolution tabled by David Tepper's hedge fund Appaloosa LP that would have forced the drugmaker's CEO Brent Saunders to immediately give up his role as chairman, people familiar with the matter said ...
02:39, 05/01/2019

Hungary's Orban rescinds support for Manfred Weber in EU vote Hungary's leader said he would not support German politician Manfred Weber in the upcoming EU parliamentary elections. Orban said the head of the conservative bloc in the European Parliament had offended Hungarians....
23:52, 05/06/2019

VOTE: Who's going to win 2019 French Open women's singles title? "Can Serena Williams win her first Grand Slam since her comeback at the 2019 French Open, or will Simona Halep defend her first major title from Roland Garros last year?"...
18:39, 05/16/2019

GOP lawmaker indicted for trying to trade his vote for cash, lying to the FBI, authorities say The charges set off bipartisan calls for the legislator's resignation — requests he has so far forcefully resisted, claiming his innocence and setting up a potential intraparty showdown in the GOP-controlled Michigan state legislature....
08:39, 05/16/2019

The Latest: Lithuania heads to runoff vote to pick president Voting results from Lithuania’s presidential election indicate a prominent economist and a former finance minister will advance to a runoff ballot later this month to pick a successor to incumbent Dalia Grybauskaite...
01:52, 05/13/2019

Turkey's electoral board meets to rule on Istanbul vote Turkey's highest electoral board is meeting to decide whether an opposition politician is the rightful winner of Istanbul's mayoral race — or whether a new election must be held....
16:13, 05/06/2019

Turkey’s electoral board meets to rule on Istanbul vote ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey’s highest electoral board is meeting to decide whether an opposition politician is the rightful winner of Istanbul’s mayoral race — or whether a new election must be held. Ekrem Imamoglu narrowly won the race for ma...
16:13, 05/06/2019

May promises 'bold offer' as Corbyn says public vote not 'disastrous' Theresa May has said she is preparing to make a "bold offer" to MPs in a final bid to get her Brexit deal through, as Jeremy Corbyn claimed a second referendum would not be "disastrous"....
15:52, 05/19/2019

Alabama Senate Erupts Into Chaos as Republicans Try to Ram Through Vote on Abortion Ban Days after Georgia passed one of the most strict de facto abortion bans in the country, Alabama’s Republicans are following in hot pursuit, trying to pass a bill virtually banning abortion entirely. On Thursday, their attempts to make the bill even m...
00:00, 05/10/2019

Indians vote in final phase of grueling national election KOLKATA, India (AP) — Indians voted Sunday in the seventh and final phase of a grueling national election that lasted more than five weeks, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Hindu nationalist party seeks to govern for another five years. The el...
13:39, 05/19/2019

People Of Madhya Pradesh Will Vote For BJP: Shivraj Singh Chouhan Former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said that there were two major issues in the ongoing Lok Sabha elections - National security and welfare of people....
09:39, 04/29/2019

San Francisco ‘IPO Tax’ Targeting Tech Giants on Track for November Vote Happy IPO day to Uber, the Silicon Valley giant whose long-term plan to deal with unhappy drivers is to replace them with robots that won’t worry about details like wages and health insurance.Read more......
23:52, 05/10/2019

Greek PM Tsipras wins confidence vote weeks before EU election Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras won a confidence vote on Friday, weeks before European Parliament elections that will be a first test of his government's re-election chances in national polls this autumn....
23:39, 05/10/2019

House Dems Set Contempt Vote For Barr Over Mueller Report WASHINGTON (AP) – House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler on Monday scheduled a vote this week to hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt of Congress, escalating the battle between the Democrat-led House and President Donald Tr...
17:52, 05/06/2019

Indians vote in final stage of gruelling election campaign Constituencies going to polls include Narendra Modi’s, where he won huge majority in 2014Indians are voting in the seventh and final phase of national elections, wrapping up a gruelling six-week-long campaign.Narendra Modi’s Hindu nationalist party i...
12:39, 05/19/2019

Proposal for 'confirmation' Brexit vote as May claims to offer new deal Labour's Brexit spokesman has suggested Theresa May could end parliamentary deadlock by including a "confirmatory" public vote as part of the Withdrawal Agreement Bill (WAB) - as the PM claims to offer a "bold" new deal....
06:39, 05/19/2019

South Africa's ANC leads with 57.38% of vote after 90% of voting districts counted The African National Congress (ANC) held a commanding lead on Friday in South Africa's parliamentary election with 90% of the voting districts counted, according to the electoral commission's website....
16:39, 05/10/2019

103-Year-Old Woman Casts Her Vote In Tamil Nadu's Sulur A 103-year-old woman was among the early voters this morning as polling began at around 7 am in Tamil Nadu's Sulur, one of the four assembly seats in the state where by-elections are being held today....
08:26, 05/19/2019

Hungary stems migrant flow, but issue remains big in EU vote ASOTTHALOM, Hungary (AP) — Hundreds of migrants a day streamed through the southern Hungarian village of Asotthalom on their way to Western Europe in 2015. Today there are almost none. That doesn’t mean the issue has gone away. Hungarian Prime ...
11:39, 05/10/2019

South Africa's ANC leads with 56.99% of vote after 80% of voting districts counted The African National Congress (ANC) held a commanding lead on Friday in South Africa's parliamentary election with 80% of the voting districts counted, according to the electoral commission's figures....
13:00, 05/10/2019

Greece’s Tsipras faces confidence vote after backing ally Greek lawmakers are holding a vote of confidence in the left-wing government, after Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras turned a censure motion against a junior minister into a test of his entire administration...
13:00, 05/10/2019

South Africa’s ruling ANC cruising to lead in national vote JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The ruling African National Congress is coasting to a comfortable lead in South Africa’s presidential and parliamentary elections with 76% of the vote counted, but the ongoing tally shows the party getting less support than ...
11:39, 05/10/2019

Turkey’s election board expected to rule on Istanbul vote ISTANBUL (AP) — After weeks of uncertainty, Turkey’s highest electoral board could decide as early as Monday whether an opposition politician was the rightful winner of Istanbul’s mayoral race — or whether a new election must be held. Tur...
04:13, 05/06/2019

Occidental tweaks $38 billion Anadarko bid to remove shareholder vote Occidental Petroleum Corp increased the cash component of its $38 billion bid to acquire Anadarko Petroleum Corp on Sunday, removing a requirement for any deal to receive the approval of Occidental's shareholders....
04:13, 05/06/2019

Jharkhand Brothers Cast Their Vote Before Performing Mother's Funeral Showing their commitment to democracy, two brothers in Jharkhand on Sunday decided to cast their votes before the funeral of their mother, who passed away on Saturday night....
20:13, 05/12/2019

UPDATE 2-Occidental tweaks $38 bln Anadarko bid to remove shareholder vote Occidental Petroleum Corp increased the cash component of its $38 billion bid to acquire Anadarko Petroleum Corp on Sunday, removing a requirement for any deal to receive the approval of Occidental's shareholders....
03:52, 05/06/2019

Brexit legislation needs to include public vote: Labour's Starmer The British government's Brexit Withdrawal Agreement Bill needs to include another public vote when it is presented to lawmakers again next month, the opposition Labour Party's Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer said on Saturday....
11:00, 05/18/2019

Belizeans vote for U.N. court to settle Guatemala border dispute Belizeans have voted to ask a top United Nations court to decide on neighboring Guatemala's claim that it is the rightful owner of half of Belize's territory, setting the scene for potential resolution of a dispute that has rumbled on for centuries....
16:52, 05/09/2019

Indians vote in penultimate phase of seven-round general election Voters in north India lined up early on Sunday to cast their ballots in the second-to-last round of a seven-phase general election, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi facing a diverse group of opposition parties seeking to deny him a second term....
11:39, 05/12/2019

The Latest: Pelosi signals methodical approach on Barr vote WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Congress and special counsel Robert Mueller’s report (all times local): 10:50 a.m. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says the House isn’t rushing into a vote on holding Attorney General William Barr in contempt of...
18:00, 05/09/2019

Google Marks Sixth Phase Of Polling With Doodle On How To Vote Lok Sabha Election Phase 6 Voting: Google dedicated its doodle to the ongoing seven-phase general elections in India to mark the sixth phase of polling today. The election is spread over seven phases......
10:26, 05/12/2019

Belizeans vote to ask U.N. court to settle Guatemala border dispute Belizeans have voted to ask the United Nations world court to decide Guatemala's claim that it is the rightful owner of half of Belize's territory, setting the scene for a resolution to a dispute that has rumbled on for centuries....
05:00, 05/10/2019

Tech-savvy Estonians vote online in European elections TALLINN, Estonia (AP) — Estonia was crippled by cyberattacks on government networks during a dispute with Russia in 2007. Today the tiny tech-savvy nation is so certain of its cyber defenses that it is the only country in the world to allow internet ...
11:26, 05/20/2019

"Come Out, Every Vote Matters": Rajnath Singh, PM Modi Tweet In Round 6 Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Rajnath Singh were among the leaders who tweeted early morning asking people to come out in large number and vote in the sixth round of the national......
10:26, 05/12/2019

The Latest: House panel to vote on holding Barr in contempt WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Congress and the special counsel’s Russia probe (all times local): 9:45 a.m. House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler has scheduled a Wednesday vote to hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt of C...
16:13, 05/06/2019

Specially-Abled Voter Exercises Right To Vote With His Foot In Indore A specially-abled voter exercised his right to vote with his foot at a polling booth in Indore on Sunday and set an example for the people who restrict themselves of using their voting right....
07:52, 05/20/2019

Asian shares mixed, India and Australia up on vote outcomes BANGKOK (AP) — Shares are mixed in Asia, with India and Australia leading gains following elections that look set to keep incumbents in office. Japan’s Nikkei 225 index edged up 0.3% as the government reported Monday that the economy grew at a...
07:00, 05/20/2019

Delhi, 6 States Vote Today In Phase 6 Of Lok Sabha Polls The fate of several important leaders including Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav, Union Minister Maneka Gandhi and Congress leaders Digvijay Singh and Jyotiraditya Scindia will be decided in the......
23:26, 05/11/2019

North Macedonia's pro-Western candidate wins presidential vote North Macedonia's pro-Western candidate, Stevo Pendarovski, won a run-off presidential vote after a campaign dominated by divisions over a change to the country's name that was agreed to mollify Greece and open the way for EU and NATO membership....
01:39, 05/06/2019

Swiss Vote to Tighten Firearms Laws to Align With E.U. Rules Swiss voters agreed on Sunday to tighten the country’s gun laws in order to comply with European Union legislation that came into force following terrorist attacks in Paris and elsewhere....
18:00, 05/19/2019

Brouhaha Over Virtual Abortion Ban Has ’Bama Senators Pulling Out of a Vote — for Now Republican lawmakers in Alabama Thursday were prepared to OK what would have been the most restrictive abortion law in the nation, outlawing the procedure except in cases of rape, incest or a “serious” risk to the mother. But those plans were put on ...
12:52, 05/10/2019

Fed Up: SeaWorld Just Went Off About How Everyone Wants SeaWorld To Get Rid Of Orcas But No One’s Coming To Take The Orcas Off Their Hands After years of being demonized by animal rights groups for holding killer whales in captivity, it looks like SeaWorld is finally getting fed up with its critics: The theme park just went off on Twitter about how everyone wants them to get rid of orca...
18:52, 05/02/2019

India’s Marathon Election Ends With Vote Counting Set to Begin Thursday (KOLKATA, India) — Voting in India’s mammoth national election ended Sunday with the seventh and final phase of a grueling poll that lasted more than five weeks, as exit polls predicted a victory for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s H...
06:39, 05/20/2019

House Judiciary Committee to Vote Wednesday to Hold Barr in Contempt The House Judiciary Committee sets Wednesday vote to hold Attorney General William P. Barr in contempt of Congress after he failed to turn over an unredacted Mueller report....
18:00, 05/06/2019

House judiciary committee will vote Wednesday to hold Barr in contempt House Democrats will vote Wednesday to hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt for failing to provide an unredacted version of the Mueller report to Congress....
18:13, 05/06/2019

Latest Target of Russian Vote Meddling: A Children’s Singing Contest A Russian broadcaster canceled the result of “The Voice Kids” after an investigation revealed that fan voting had been subject to “massive” manipulation....
18:52, 05/17/2019

Australian ruling party's chances improve in vote-swap deal An Australian billionaire businessman has announced his minor party has struck a vote-swap deal with the ruling party that improves the government's chances of being re-elected in a general election on May 18. Clive Palmer announced the deal with Pri...
15:13, 04/29/2019

House Passes LGBTQ Civil Rights Bill in Historic Vote The House of Representatives passed a sweeping LGBTQ protection bill on Friday, thanks to support from most congressional Democrats and nearly total opposition from House Republicans....
20:39, 05/17/2019

Congress Leader Jitin Prasada's Sister Finds Out Her Vote Is Already Cast Former union minister Jitin Prasada said my sister went to the polling booth, she found her name had been ticked and the presiding officer told her that vote had been cast. This is how fake voting is......
12:52, 04/29/2019

Australian ruling party’s chances improve in vote-swap deal An Australian billionaire businessman has announced his minor party has struck a vote-swap deal with the ruling party that improves the government’s chances of being re-elected in a general election on May 18...
14:00, 04/29/2019

Actor Aamir Khan Urges Mumbai To Vote, Throws In A Joke Too Superstar Aamir Khan was among the early voters in Mumbai on Monday, visiting the polling booth at St. Anne's High School in Bandra with his wife filmmaker Kiran Rao just before 10 am....
09:39, 04/29/2019

With South Africa at a Crossroads, President Seeks Middle Path in Vote President Cyril Ramaphosa has positioned himself as a voice of moderation in the battle for South Africa’s future, as he seeks a full term in Wednesday’s election....
00:52, 05/07/2019

Spain Election: Divided Nation Holds 3rd National Vote Since 2015 The issue of Catalan independence, and the rise of the far-right Vox party, are important elements in the vote on Sunday. The only certainty seems to be more party fragmentation....
18:26, 04/28/2019

Long Shot review – Seth Rogen gets Charlize Theron's vote Plenty of laughs ensue when a presidential hopeful is reunited with the teenager – now a speechwriter – whom she once babysatThe New York Times ran an arts section thinkpiece recently, mulling over the reasons romcoms no longer enjoy the traction the...
14:39, 05/03/2019

CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Allergan CEO Saunders wins vote to keep chairman role Allergan Plc shareholders have voted down a non-binding proposal that sought an immediate split of the roles of chairman and chief executive, with 61.3 percent of shareholders backing Chairman and CEO Brent Saunders....
14:52, 05/01/2019

'Vote for the climate': NSW demands environmental short film's removal from internet Create NSW contacted Screenworks, which then demanded the film-makers take down Island HomeA New South Wales government agency has demanded the removal from the internet of a hard-hitting environmental short film which urges Australians to “vote for ...
05:13, 05/18/2019

India’s marathon election ends, vote count begins Thursday Voting in India’s mammoth election has ended with the count beginning Thursday to determine if Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Bharatiya Janata Party remain in power...
05:52, 05/20/2019

59 Seats Including PM's Varanasi To Vote In Final Phase Of Polls Today The seven-phase Lok Sabha elections, one of the most bitterly fought in recent memory, will come to an end tomorrow. Voting will be held in 59 constituencies including in Varanasi where Prime Minister......
22:00, 05/18/2019

Gun control in heavily-armed Switzerland faces May 19 vote, and the Swiss are grumbling In the world’s first referendum of its kind, citizens of this Alpine nation will head to the polls on May 19 to decide on stricter gun control.        ...
15:39, 05/17/2019

Tight security as Indians vote in final phase of mammoth election Indians lined up to vote amid unprecedented security in the eastern state of West Bengal on Sunday as the final phase of a massive, staggered election got underway to decide whether Prime Minister Narendra Modi returns for a second term....
06:52, 05/19/2019

At first 2020 event, Biden sets up battle with Trump over union vote Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden made clear on Monday at his first event as a presidential candidate that he stands ready to battle President Donald Trump for the support of the blue-collar workers who were key to Trump's election in 2016....
05:26, 04/30/2019

BJP's Locket Chatterjee Claims Vote Rigging In Bengal, Demands Repolling West Bengal BJP leader Locket Chatterjee today held a sit-in protest outside the Hoogly District Magistrate's office to highlight alleged instances of vote rigging in many parts of the constituency......
16:52, 05/06/2019

"No Road, No Vote" Group Of Nalanda Villagers Boycott Polls, Smash EVM Shouting "no road, no vote", a group of villagers in Bihar's Nalanda district today boycotted polling and smashed an electronic voting machine (EVM). The group was protesting against alleged lack of......
12:00, 05/19/2019

CORRECTED-Allergan to prevail in vote over CEO Saunders' chairman role-sources Allergan Plc is on course to defeat a non-binding shareholder resolution tabled by David Tepper's hedge fund Appaloosa LP that would have instructed the drugmaker's CEO Brent Saunders to immediately give up his role as chairman, people familiar with ...
08:39, 05/01/2019

Liberals vote down attempt to launch probe into Mark Norman case Opposition members on the Commons defence committee forced a special meeting Thursday afternoon, aiming to start an investigation of how the military's former second-in-command came to be prosecuted on breach-of-trust charges....
02:00, 05/17/2019

House Judiciary schedules vote to hold Barr in contempt of Congress House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler on Monday scheduled a vote for later this week to hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt of Congress for not turning over Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s full unredacted report....
17:00, 05/06/2019

Bachelor Nation Couple Tournament: Vote for Your Favorite Final Four Pair Now! The Bachelorette kicked off this week and it has us seeing roses...lots and lots of roses. The premiere of the new season, starring Hannah Brown, also has us thinking about all of the......
19:52, 05/16/2019

"Be Part Of Change": Actor Arjun Kapoor Casts His Vote In Mumbai Actor Arjun Kapoor on Monday urged everyone to cast their vote to bring about the changes they want to see. Arjun Kapoor cast his vote for the Lok Sabha elections in Mumbai....
15:00, 04/29/2019

Spanish court rules Catalan ex-leader can stand in European vote A Madrid court ruled on Monday that former Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont, who fled to Belgium in 2017 to escape arrest for his role in an independence referendum, could run in the European Parliament election on May 26....
18:00, 05/06/2019

U.S. House panel readies contempt vote against Barr over Mueller report Congressional Democrats moved closer on Monday to citing Attorney General William Barr for contempt of Congress over his failure to give them an unredacted version of the Mueller report, escalating a showdown with the White House....
00:13, 05/07/2019

Italy coalition aims to heal its wounds after bitter EU vote race Italy's ruling parties intend to relaunch their coalition after next week's European elections, sources from both parties say, but it may not be easy after attacking each other for weeks during a bitter campaign....
16:39, 05/16/2019

Russia probes alleged vote-rigging on child reality show A Russian state television network has hired a cybersecurity firm to verify the integrity of votes cast during the finale of a popular children’s singing competition...
22:26, 04/29/2019

'Poland in Europe' - Donald Tusk calls for pro-EU vote at Warsaw rally EU Council President Donald Tusk joined the opposition and thousands of people to encourage a vote in favor of the EU. The ruling Law and Justice party has brought division over media, migration and justice policies....
22:39, 05/18/2019

To your health! Romania, Hungary push for brandy rights ahead of EU vote Romania and Hungary are pushing the EU to make it easier for orchard farmers to distil their own fruit brandy, a traditional practice in east and central Europe that is restricted in the bloc on......
13:00, 05/16/2019

In wake of deadly attacks, Sri Lanka president vows stability before vote Sri Lanka President Maithripala Sirisena said on Saturday the security forces would "eradicate terrorism" following devastating suicide attacks on Easter Sunday and restore stability before a presidential election due by year-end....
19:52, 05/04/2019

South Africa’s ruling ANC holds strong lead in national vote The ruling African National Congress has a comfortable lead with more than half the vote counted from South Africa’s presidential and parliamentary election...
20:52, 05/09/2019

Brazil lawmakers vote to strip financial oversight from justice minister Brazilian lawmakers dealt a blow to the country's graft-busting Justice Minister Sergio Moro on Thursday, when a congressional committee voted to transfer a key tool for monitoring financial transactions to the recently-formed Economy Ministry....
22:00, 05/09/2019

South Africans frustrated over continued racial disparities as vote nears BETHLEHEM, South Africa – After a decade of living in a tiny corrugated iron shack, Nyani Moloi was ecstatic when she was handed the keys to a two-bedroom brick house built by the government. But the unemployed grandmother’s joy quickly turned ...
01:26, 05/03/2019

A Poll Tax By Any Other Name: Florida’s Senate Mandates Bill Payment Before Felons Get to Vote Last week, Florida’s House set things in motion with regard to mandating felons meet certain “financial obligations” before having their voting rights restored, and now Florida’s Senate has followed suit....
05:13, 05/03/2019

Nadler moving forward with Barr contempt vote amid DOJ talks House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler said on Tuesday that his committee is “still scheduled” to vote to hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt of Congress on Wednesday, amid negotiations with the Justice Department over a subpoena for all of...
02:13, 05/08/2019

Philippine midterm elections deliver a resounding vote of confidence for Duterte The president’s allies dominated midterm elections in the Philippines, strengthening the strongman’s grip and indicating widespread support for his policies....
10:26, 05/14/2019

DOJ says it will block unredacted Mueller report if Dems hold contempt vote The Justice Department said on Tuesday that it would not release an unredacted Mueller report to Congress if Democrats moved forward with their plan to hold Attorney General Bill Barr in contempt. In a letter to New York Rep. Jerrold Nadler, the rank...
13:26, 05/08/2019

Voters Prepare to Punish U.K. Leader in European Vote Over Brexit Delay British Prime Minister Theresa May’s Conservative Party is bracing for a historic drubbing in European Parliament elections this month that will likely undermine her perilous grip of her party and country....
23:52, 05/13/2019

Odisha Lok Sabha Result To Be Declared Late Due To Assembly Vote Counting The declaration of election results of Lok Sabha in Odisha is likely to be delayed compared to other states since votes for assembly polls will also have to be counted, a senior election official said......
21:39, 05/13/2019

Argentine provincial vote points to election challenge for Macri - and Fernandez A regional vote in Argentina's Cordoba province, the country's second largest voting district, has underscored rising discontent with the political status quo in the recession-hit nation as it heads for presidential elections in October....
18:39, 05/13/2019

Duterte set to strengthen rule as loyalists lead Philippine Senate vote Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's allies held the top spots as unofficial results of a mid-term Senate election trickled in on Monday, signaling broad public backing for the maverick leader....
18:39, 05/13/2019

EU chief urges people to vote carefully in Europe-wide polls BRUSSELS (AP) — European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker is urging people to carefully weigh their votes in the upcoming EU elections as polls show that populist and nationalist parties could gain ground. Juncker said Tuesday that voters sho...
15:52, 05/07/2019

Brexit anger makes European vote 'difficult' for Conservatives: UK minister European elections will be difficult for Britain's governing Conservatives, their education minister said on Sunday, after the party slumped into fourth place in an opinion poll and a new Brexit Party took top spot....
20:26, 05/12/2019

Pelosi says Congress no closer to vote on Trump USMCA trade deal Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Wednesday the House of Representatives is no closer to a vote on President Trump's U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement and wouldn't be until the deal is renegotiated to include strong enforcement provisions....
00:39, 05/09/2019

President Ram Nath Kovind, Wife Savita Cast Vote In Delhi President Ram Nath Kovind and his wife Savita Kovind, exercised their franchise today as Delhi went to polls in the penultimate phase of the Lok Sabha elections....
10:26, 05/12/2019

Vote for the deal, then it's done and we can move on, Philip Hammond urges Brexiteers Philip Hammond has an uncharacteristic spring in his step. For so long the Chancellor has unkindly been branded the Eeyore of Cabinet, a glum bookkeeper, joyless Remainer and punchbag for frustrated Brexiteers. But now he looks like a man with a more...
20:13, 05/09/2019

Alabama Senate delays vote on strict anti-abortion bill Alabama's state Senate on Thursday delayed until next week a vote on the strictest abortion bill in the United States after disagreement arose on the Senate floor about whether to allow women impregnated by rape and incest to have a legal abortion....
20:00, 05/09/2019

Michael Jackson's name staying on LA school's auditorium despite child sex allegations: vote Parents and staff members at a Los Angeles elementary school voted to keep Michael Jackson’s name on its auditorium despite the recent allegations that the pop icon sexually abused young boys....
16:52, 05/02/2019

Mexican activist shot dead before vote on power project he opposed Environmental campaigners against electric plant and pipeline say Samir Flores Soberanes’s murder is a ‘political crime’A Mexican environmental activist has been murdered before a referendum on a controversial thermal-electric plant and pipeline that...
14:52, 05/01/2019

Pope to visit North Macedonia as EU, NATO hopes rise on vote SKOPJE, North Macedonia (AP) — North Macedonia’s leaders are hoping Pope Francis will strongly encourage greater integration in European institutions following the resolution of a decades-long name dispute with Greece and the election of a pro-...
09:00, 05/07/2019

Panama presidential candidate Cortizo leads early vote count Panamanian presidential candidate Laurentino "Nito" Cortizo held a narrow lead on Sunday two hours after polls closed, just ahead of rival Romulo Roux, in one of the world's fastest-growing economies that has attracted increased interest from China....
02:26, 05/06/2019

Left Parties File Complaint Against Trinamool Congress For ''Vote Loot'' The Left parties on Wednesday lodged a complaint before the Election Commission (EC) against Trinamool Congress (TMC) alleging "vote loot" in booths of the Bolpur seat during fourth phase of Lok Sabha......
07:00, 05/02/2019

UPDATE 2-Turkish lira, markets fall after vote results scrapped Turkish financial markets tumbled on Tuesday after the elections board ruled to scrap and re-run Istanbul elections, with the lira down 1.3 percent to its weakest level since last year's currency crisis was waning in October....
14:52, 05/07/2019

South Africa to vote amid graft scandals, high unemployment A quarter-century after the end of apartheid, South Africans go to the polls Wednesday for the sixth national elections since the demise of the harsh system of racial discrimination, although the country remains divided by economic inequality ....
20:39, 05/07/2019

XPO investors to vote on exec pay, independent chair after steep share drop XPO Logistics Inc investors are set to vote on executive compensation, board oversight and sexual harassment prevention policies on Wednesday after a tough eight months for the warehousing and delivery company in which its shares have halved in value...
14:39, 05/15/2019

North Macedonia holds run-off presidential vote amid divisions over name change Voters in North Macedonia will elect a new president on Sunday in a run-off vote dominated by deep divisions over a change in the country's name agreed with Greece that has opened the path to NATO and European Union membership....
01:52, 05/05/2019

Single vote prevents Kansas Medicaid expansion bill from advancing Legislation to advance the Obamacare Medicaid expansion in Kansas failed by a single vote Wednesday, likely killing the bill until the next legislative session....
15:00, 05/02/2019

North Macedonia's pro-Western candidate set to win presidential vote-early results show Early results from North Macedonia's presidential election on Sunday showed pro-Western candidate Stevo Pendarovski on course for victory after a campaign dominated by divisions over a change to the country's name that was agreed to mollify Greece an...
23:00, 05/05/2019

U.S. Justice Department accuses House Democrats of playing politics with contempt vote The U.S. Justice Department on Wednesday accused Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee of engaging in politically motivated attacks, after the panel voted along party lines to hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt for refusing to hand o...
02:52, 05/09/2019

Tejashwi Yadav Fails To Vote; After BJP's Taunt, Party Blames Wrong Photo The National Democratic Alliance on Monday taunted senior RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav over his failure to cast his vote in Patna on Sunday though other members of his family like mother Rabri Devi,......
22:26, 05/20/2019

Blaming government 'failure', Britain's Labour launches European vote campaign British Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn will urge both pro-EU voters and Brexit supporters on Thursday to vote for his opposition party at this month's European election, a poll he blamed on the Conservative government's "complete failure" to steer the c...
01:39, 05/09/2019

Elections Live Updates: 59 Seats Vote In Final Phase Of Polls Today Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Fifty nine seats, including Varanasi, will vote today in the seventh and final phase of the Lok Sabha elections. Over 10.17 crore voters across seven states and one Union......
03:52, 05/19/2019

Crammed In Train Toilets, Delhi's Migrant Workers Head Home. All To Vote The incurably foul toilet of a general class compartment of a train is hardly a suitable space to spend more than a few minutes on a regular day for most people. But for the next 15 hours, with the......
21:26, 05/09/2019

Federal workers’ union rejects government offer, setting up possible strike vote The Public Service Alliance of Canada — the civil service's biggest union — has walked away from talks aimed at reaching new contracts affecting more than 100,000 workers....
23:26, 05/10/2019

Army Gets Poll Body Notice Over "Vote By Phone" Complaint, Issues Denial Army officers posted in Jammu and Kashmir's Leh province have been accused of violating electoral norms by asking soldiers to specify their voting preferences by phone and casting votes on their......
19:39, 05/10/2019

Bollywood stars, rich Indians vote in fourth phase of giant election Some of India's richest families, Bollywood stars and others voted early on Monday in Mumbai and elsewhere in the country as the fourth phase of a massive, staggered general election got underway....
05:52, 04/29/2019

House Democrats vote to hold attorney general Barr in contempt of Congress Panel takes action after Barr refused to provide unredacted Mueller report, as Schiff subpoenas attorney generalLive: follow the latest US politics newsHouse Democrats voted on Wednesday to hold the US attorney general, William Barr, in contempt of C...
03:13, 05/09/2019

Nadler once called Holder contempt vote ‘shameful,’ now leads charge against Barr House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler, D-N.Y., led the charge Wednesday to hold Attorney General Bill Barr in contempt of Congress -- but Nadler took a very different stance on contempt back in 2012....
16:52, 05/09/2019

North Macedonia's pro-Western candidate appears set to win presidential vote: early results North Macedonia's pro-Western presidential candidate, Stevo Pendarovski, appeared set to win a run-off election on Sunday, according to preliminary results based on 30.6 percent of the votes counted....
23:00, 05/05/2019

Santa Fe province heads to polls for primaries vote as electoral season heats up The performance in the upcoming June provincial vote of the ruling Progressive Front, aligned nationally with so-called "third option" candidates, could determine the chances of a presidential candidate breaking through the polarisation between Presi...
19:13, 04/28/2019

72 Seats In 9 States Vote Today, BJP's Hindi Heartland Test: 5-Point Guide The Hindi heartland, at the heart of the BJP's spectacular win in 2014, will vote in the fourth phase of the ongoing Lok Sabha elections today. The BJP and its allies had won 56 of the 72 seats up for......
04:00, 04/29/2019

Theresa May urged not to put Brexit plans to Commons vote - with fears of biggest defeat yet Theresa May's bid to force MPs to back her Brexit plans by portraying it as a "binary" choice between leaving the EU or not was rebuffed today — setting her on course for another humiliating defeat....
17:26, 05/20/2019

Despite progress towards peace, Afghanistan facing ‘daunting challenges’ ahead of presidential vote The UN Special Representative in Afghanistan, Tadamichi Yamamoto, hailed on-going efforts made towards peace and the engagement of women and youth across the country, but warned the Security Council on Monday that “daunting challenges” remain....
18:52, 04/28/2019

House Democrats vote to block Trump's Obamacare 'relief' ideas for states House Democrats voted Thursday to block the Trump administration from letting states make changes to their healthcare programs, the first of several bills up for a vote this month attacking Republican efforts to gut Obamacare....
08:26, 05/10/2019

President Kovind, Sonia Gandhi Vote In Delhi Today In Phase 6 Of Polls Voting for phase 6 of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections began at 7 am today. This phase has 59 parliamentary constituencies going to polls across 6 states and 1 union terriroty. After today's voting,......
10:26, 05/12/2019

Sanders accuses Trump, GOP of 'suppressing vote' as he doubles down on felon voting plan Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders reiterated his support to allow imprisoned felons to vote in elections while slamming President Trump and the GOP for trying to “suppress the vote.”...
20:00, 05/01/2019

Democrats resist vote on Trump USMCA deal despite Mexico's labor reforms Democratic leaders resisted calls from President Trump Tuesday to allow Congress to vote on his U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement on trade, despite Mexico's passage this week of labor reforms they'd had long demanded as part of the deal....
12:00, 05/02/2019

Which Celebrity Set the 2019 Billboard Music Awards Red Carpet on Fire With Their Style? Vote Now! The 2019 Billboard Music Awards were on fire on Wednesday night and we're not just talking about Taylor Swift's opening performance. This year, the big award show was a night to......
18:26, 05/02/2019

Court ruling puts Guatemala vote, anti-graft fight in doubt A high court ruling barring a crusading former prosecutor's candidacy has turned Guatemala's presidential election on its ear less than a month before the vote, and raised concerns about what will happen to years of efforts to fight endemic corruptio...
02:13, 05/17/2019

Tenn. governor urges VW workers to chose 'direct relationship' as UAW vote looms Newly elected Republican Gov. Bill Lee touted the business environment in Tennessee, but only indirectly urged workers to reject forming a union in the plant....
00:52, 05/01/2019

Colombian Senate asks high court to rule on FARC peace vote Colombian lawmakers on Thursday said they will ask a high court to rule on the legality of a Senate vote this week on whether to make changes to a special tribunal tasked with trying former rebels and military officials for war crimes....
01:52, 05/03/2019

Vital city vote could save Interlagos's Brazilian Grand Prix hopes The Interlagos circuit has received a major boost in its bid to remain on the Formula 1 calendar, following claims the Brazilian Grand Prix will move to Rio de Janeiro...
12:26, 05/17/2019

Top Civil Rights Groups Will Help Crystal Mason Appeal Her 5-Year Sentence for Trying to Vote It was a case so unfair, it quickly became a go-to talking point to illuminate the criminal justice system’s deep racial inequities: Crystal Mason, a 44-year-old Texas woman was sentenced to five years in jail for unknowingly casting an illegal ballo...
22:26, 05/13/2019

51 Seats Vote Today, Rahul Gandhi's Amethi Test: Your 5-Point Guide The fifth phase of the Lok Sabha election witnesses several high-stake battles between the BJP and opposition parties, with people from 51 Lok Sabha constituencies across seven states casting their......
05:39, 05/06/2019

May averts Tory mutiny by agreeing to set her exit date after Brexit bill vote 1922 Committee agrees to let PM wait until after vote on withdrawal agreement bill in early JuneFollow the day’s political developments – liveTheresa May has agreed to set a timetable for her departure as prime minister in the first week of June, whi...
17:52, 05/16/2019

Vote for Robert Pattinson's Best Role: From Harry Potter and Twilight to High Life and More Everyone's favorite movie vampire, Robert Pattinson, is another year older! The English actor turns 33 years old today and it seems like just yesterday he was competing for the......
17:13, 05/13/2019

# MEMBERSHIP APPROVES CBOE'S DEMUTUALIZATION; Restructuring Transaction Approved by Vote of 96.2% of Memberships Voted CHICAGO, IL, May 21, 2010 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced that the Exchange's membership has overwhelmingly approved CBOE's planned demutualization. In a special meeting of the membership held today, there were 870 votes ...
23:00, 05/02/2019

Voters head to polls for byelection in Nanaimo, an important indicator ahead of federal vote Voters are heading to the polls to elect a member of Parliament in the British Columbia riding of Nanaimo-Ladysmith today in what could be an indicator of the October federal election....
14:26, 05/06/2019

Pews and politics: Australian leaders chase elusive Christian vote as election looms It's Thursday night training at Father Dave Smith's boxing academy, opposite the Anglican church in inner-west Sydney he has led for almost 30 years, and he's working off some frustration ahead of the May 18 federal election....
01:39, 05/09/2019

Brexit news latest: Theresa May warned Withdrawal Agreement could again be defeated in fresh vote Theresa May has been threatened with the fresh rejection of her Brexit Withdrawal Agreement when it comes back to the Commons at the beginning of June....
13:13, 05/15/2019

Turkish election board orders new vote for Istanbul mayor after ruling party loss The decision came after the Justice and Development Party or AKP appealed for the cancellation of the March 31 vote because of what it said were irregularities....
00:00, 05/07/2019

Ahead Of Delhi Vote, BJP Raises 1984 Memories, Tweets Rajiv Gandhi Speech Two days before voting in Delhi for the national election, the ruling BJP has tweeted a video of the 1984 anti-Sikh riots. The video posted on the BJP's official Twitter handle includes a clip of......
08:26, 05/10/2019

Mike Huckabee rips House Judiciary Committee amid contempt vote: 'This is all pontificating' Former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee accused the House Judiciary Committee of engaging in uneccessary political posturing as they considered whether to hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt of Congress....
23:52, 05/08/2019

UK will face either no-deal or no Brexit if MPs vote down withdrawal agreement, ministers insist – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn at PMQsMPs vow to vote down May’s withdrawal agreement next monthLiam Fox’s Q&A - SummaryLunchtime summary 3.20pm BST This is what Stephen Ba...
16:26, 05/15/2019

May gains temporary reprieve by agreeing to set date for her departure after Brexit bill vote - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happenLunchtime summary 3.00pm BST Here is the full text of the statement from Sir Graham Brady, chairman of the Conservative backbench 1922 Committee. He said:The prime minister is determi...
16:13, 05/16/2019

David Lammy tells Corbyn to ensure Commons vote does not clash with Champions League final David Lammy has asked Jeremy Corbyn to ensure Theresa May does not call a Commons vote on the day of the Champions League final so he can attend the contest in Madrid....
02:00, 05/09/2019

Amy Klobuchar appears at Fox News Town Hall, warns of 'a lot of pushback and subpoenas' after Barr contempt vote Amy Klobuchar is taking the stage at a Fox News Town Hall on Wednesday evening in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, seeking to distinguish herself as a relative moderate among a crowded field of progressive candidates now led by Bernie Sanders and Joe Biden....
02:52, 05/09/2019

House Democrats to hold contempt vote Wednesday after Barr misses deadline to provide complete Mueller report The attorney general had released a redacted version on April 18, but Democrats said that was insufficient and have been seeking the full report and the underlying evidence....
18:52, 05/06/2019

Denver says no to 'magic mushrooms': Historic vote on psilocybin unlikely to pass Voters appeared to vote down a plan to decriminalize the use and possession of "magic mushrooms" known for sending users on psychedelic journeys.        ...
08:13, 05/08/2019

Barr contempt vote 'is theater at its finest and it’s partisanship at its finest,’ ex-McConnell staffer says Josh Holmes, Senate Majority leader Mitch McConnell's former chief of staff, reacted Thursday to the House panel's recommendation to hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt saying, “It is theater at its finest and it’s partisanship at its fine...
18:26, 05/09/2019

Denver decriminalizes 'magic mushrooms' in historic vote Voters in the Mile High City have decriminalized “magic mushrooms” by the slimmest of margins        ...
08:13, 05/09/2019

Opinion: NASCAR drivers view All-Star Race fan vote as good news, bad news For Cup drivers who did not automatically qualify for Saturday night's NASCAR All-Star Race, the fan vote brings positive and negative feelings.        ...
21:52, 05/16/2019

Save Our Shows: Which lead USA TODAY's poll? (Now's your final chance to vote) USA TODAY's 22nd annual poll asks you to choose which of 26 series should stay or go. But time is running out to cast your ballots.        ...
19:26, 04/28/2019

'American Idol': Judges vote to save Laci Kaye Booth after shocking elimination Sunday's "American Idol" ended with a surprising twist of events, as judges opted not to save a longtime front-runner in the competition.        ...
05:26, 05/06/2019

Defamation vs Defamation In AAP-BJP Pamphlet War Ahead Of Delhi Vote Cricketer-turned-politician Gautam Gambhir, the BJP's East Delhi candidate, has said he will sue Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, his deputy Manish Sisodia and the Aam Aadmi Party's star......
08:26, 05/10/2019

Popular Move: Maine Senate Passes Bill to Give All of State’s Electoral Votes to the Winner of the Popular Vote in 2020 There’s a movement afoot in some quarters to get rid of the Electoral College, the institution that really elects the president of the United States....
04:13, 05/16/2019

Werner Herzog on Paul F. Tompkins' impression of him: "That's good stuff" Werner Herzog gives some of the best interviews in the business. Whether in text or through the immediately familiar tones of his measured, heavy voice, Herzog’s every sentence is a small treasure that brings us greater knowledge about the nature of ...
21:39, 05/17/2019

Watch Meghan Markle's Explosive Call With Estranged Father in Lifetime Movie Promo Blood isn't always thicker than water. Royal watchers know by now that Meghan Markle has a complicated relationship with some of her family members including dad Thomas......
22:00, 05/17/2019

Antarctic ice thinning at an ‘extraordinary’ rate, satellite data show Antarctica is losing ice at a rapid rate, according to new satellite information. Glaciers are now sliding into the sea because of the warming Southern Ocean as ice vanishes five times faster than it did in the 1990s. The West Antarctic ice sheet use...
22:00, 05/17/2019

Trump the property baron feels right at home in speech to realtors Real estate agents embraced the president as one of their own, with cheers and whistles – but also boos when he admitted not paying brokers their full percentageWhen Donald Trump addresses coalminers, farmers or Christian evangelicals, even ardent su...
04:26, 05/18/2019

Use EU elections to combat rise of far right, Corbyn will urge voters Labour leader pitches upcoming vote as Labour versus extremist forces ‘offering only fear’The UK faces the threat of a resurgent far-right at the forthcoming European elections, Jeremy Corbyn will warn, as he blames government cuts for opening the do...
04:26, 05/18/2019

JUUL e-cigarette maker sees its valuation top $38B Despite criticisms that it’s helping promote an “epidemic” in teen vaping, e-cigarette maker Juul continues to attract new investors, The Post has learned. Last week, mutual fund giant Capital Re bought a bunch of Juul Labs shares in the secondary ma...
04:26, 05/18/2019

List of ADHD medications: Comparing types There are many different ADHD medications. This article provides a list of ADHD medications and discusses side effects, risks, and benefits of different types....
04:39, 05/18/2019

Nipsey Hussle featured in DJ Khaled's new song 'Higher' Nipsey Hussle is featured in DJ Khaled's new song. The rapper revealed the music video was recorded just days before Hussle's death.        ...
04:39, 05/18/2019

Ringside Seat: Deontay Wilder and Dominic Breazeale don't like each other -- for real The rivalry between Deontay Wilder and Dominic Breazeale is growing with every comment they make ahead of their heavyweight title fight. But what will ultimately matter is whose hand gets raise on Saturday. Here's everything you need to know....
06:39, 05/18/2019

Blues score 35 seconds in and Jordan Binnington excels in series-tying win against Sharks Blues' Jordan Binnington made 29 saves to set a franchise record with his 10th playoff win this postseason, and Ivan Barbashev scores 35 seconds in.        ...
06:39, 05/18/2019

Jacob deGrom embarrassed by Marlins as Mets alarm bells get louder MIAMI — On this night, he slept with de Fishes. In an embarrassing performance, Jacob deGrom got flattened by the worst team in the major leagues Friday night, sounding an even louder alarm in this stretch of underwhelming baseball by the Mets. The r...
07:26, 05/18/2019

Google is shutting down the Jump VR platform in June Google's Jump VR platform will go offline by the end of June, and it has started telling users to download their data before it shuts down completely. The tech giant launched Jump back in 2015 to simplify the creation of 3D 360-degree videos usi...
09:26, 05/18/2019

WTCR Zandvoort: Bjork on pole as Cyan takes 1-2-3-4, Muller second Thed Bjork scored his first pole position of the World Touring Car Cup season as Cyan Racing's Lynk & Co 03 cars locked out the top four positions at Zandvoort...
09:52, 05/18/2019

Millions of Australians head to the polls Australians voted in a general election on Saturday in which the ruling conservative coalition campaigned on its record of economic management and a resurgent Labor opposition promised action on climate change and tax reform....
11:00, 05/18/2019

Playboy’s May 2019 Playmate Abigail O’Neil says she slept in her car before finding fame with mag At age 18, Abigail O’Neil packed up her bags and left behind her native Kansas, along with everyone else she's ever known — today she’s Playboy’s newest Playmate for May 2019....
12:00, 05/18/2019

Jordan Spieth in position to at least dream about career slam Seventeen questions. That’s how many inquiries Jordan Spieth fielded from reporters Friday at the PGA Championship before he finally was asked the most pertinent one of all: about him inching closer in his pursuit of a career Grand Slam. A PGA Champi...
12:13, 05/18/2019

Miscalculation brought Tiger Woods hype to a crashing halt Maybe Jack Nicklaus doesn’t have much to be worried about after all. Any notion of Tiger Woods matching Nicklaus’ record of 18 major championships anytime soon hit a huge speed bump this week with his disappointing performance at the 101st PGA Champi...
12:13, 05/18/2019

10-man Atletico rally to snatch draw at Levante in final game "Atletico Madrid came back from two goals and a man down to draw 2-2 at Levante on Saturday in their final La Liga game of the season which was also the last stand for departing long-time club servants Diego Godin and Antoine Griezmann."...
15:39, 05/18/2019

Exxon evacuates foreign staff from Iraqi oilfield Exxon Mobil has evacuated all of its foreign staff, around 60 people, from Iraq's West Qurna 1 oilfield and is flying them out to Dubai, a senior Iraqi official and three other sources told Reuters on Saturday....
16:52, 05/18/2019

Colombian Army’s Kill Orders Put Civilians at Risk, Officers Say Senior officers told The Times that soldiers are under intense pressure to defeat rebel groups and that a pattern of suspicious killings and cover-ups has begun to emerge this year....
17:13, 05/18/2019

U.S. warns commercial airliners flying in the Persian Gulf amid heightened tensions with Iran U.S. diplomats warned Saturday that commercial airliners flying over the wider Persian Gulf faced a risk of being “misidentified” amid heightened tensions between the U.S. and Iran....
17:13, 05/18/2019

Austria vice chancellor quits over 'corruption' video Austria's vice chancellor has resigned after footage of him seeming to offer lucrative German contracts to a potential Russian benefactor were published in newspapers this week....
17:26, 05/18/2019

Brexit talks collapse Brexit talks between British Prime Minister Theresa May's government and the opposition Labour Party have broken down after they failed to result in a deal....
19:00, 05/18/2019

Arnold Schwarzenegger Kicked By Man At Sports Event In South Africa Hollywood star Arnold Schwarzenegger was attacked on Saturday by a man who kicked him in the back at a sports event in South Africa that the action hero was hosting....
00:13, 05/19/2019

Brazil's Sylvinho to coach Lyon next season Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas has confirmed that Brazil's Sylvinho will coach the seven-time champions next season        ...
01:00, 05/19/2019

How bad is Disney's 'Aladdin' blue Genie problem after the Will Smith reveal tanked? Disney unveiled Will Smith's very blue Genie from 'Aladdin' at the Grammy Awards. Now that the howling has subsided, how bad is the situation?        ...
03:26, 05/19/2019

Teen sues officer who held him at gunpoint near bus stop JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — A Wyoming teenager is suing an off-duty officer from Colorado who pulled a gun on him as he ran to a bus stop in Jackson. The Jackson Hole News & Guide reports 18-year-old Gerardo Becerra filed claims of assault, battery and fals...
05:13, 05/19/2019

War of Will Wins 144th Preakness Stakes BALTIMORE (AP) – War of Will has won the 144th Preakness. After finishing well out of the money in the Kentucky Derby from the No. 1 post, War of Will charged to victory after again starting from the rail on Saturday. Everfast finished second a...
05:13, 05/19/2019

Police won't let Scottish McDonald's sell milkshakes near Brexit rally A viral video campaign has "shaken" up fast food sales in Scotland this week. Police ordered a McDonald's in Scotland to stop selling milkshakes ahead of an Brexit Party event in Edinburgh on Friday, due to fears people would dunk them on Brexit lead...
08:39, 05/19/2019

Saudi Arabia will defend itself 'with all force' but doesn't want war Saudi Arabia has vowed to try and prevent a Middle East war, but if conflict breaks out it will defend itself "with all force and determination." It comes amid a recent spike in tensions with regional rival Iran....
12:00, 05/19/2019

Cron, Schoop homer twice in Twins 18-4 rout of Mariners SEATTLE (AP) — C.J. Cron and Jonathan Schoop each hit two home runs and Byron Buxton had a grand slam as part of the Minnesota Twins’ best offensive output of the season, an 18-4 rout of the Seattle Mariners on Saturday night. Miguel Sano also ...
13:39, 05/19/2019

The Epic of Gilgamesh Unveiled: Searching For a Way to the Home Planet The Epic of Gilgamesh is regarded as one of mankind’s greatest literary and historical works. Many authors have studied the text in an effort to explain the nature of Gilgamesh’s tyranny and his erratic behavior. ...
15:26, 05/19/2019

US PGA Championship 2019: final round – live! Brooks Koepka holds a seven-shot lead heading into the final daySee the latest leaderboard hereYou can send Scott your thoughts on the day’s play via email 10.56am BST “So, Brooks. Is there any doubt whatsoever in your mind that you’re going to win t...
17:00, 05/19/2019

Who will survive? Betting series begins again for final 'Game of Thrones' episode 'Game of Thrones' fans wanting to try their luck are flooding to betting sites to clock in their guesses on who will live, who will die and who will take the Iron Throne in the last ever episode of the popular series.   ...
21:39, 05/19/2019

Huge Galaxy Note 10/Pro leak points towards major design changes Samsung Galaxy Note 10 concept renderThe Samsung Galaxy Note 10 and Note 10 Pro are arguably two of the most anticipated smartphones this year. According to tipster Ice Universe, they will be “the optimization and perfection” of the Galaxy S10 and Ga...
22:26, 05/19/2019

After firing, rehiring James Gunn says he’s a better person LOS ANGELES (AP) — After being fired and then rehired from “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3” in less than a year over controversial old tweets, writer-director James Gunn says that he’s a better person than he was a year ago. Gunn te...
23:13, 05/19/2019

Celeb chef José Andrés calls fired cafeteria worker a ‘hero’ CANAAN, N.H. (AP) — The plight of a fired school cafeteria worker in New Hampshire has caught the attention of award-winning chef José Andrés. Bonnie Kimball was fired by a food supply vendor for Mascoma Valley Regional High School in Canaan on March...
23:13, 05/19/2019

Cologne and Dortmund lead charge for German smart cities Municipal cyberadministrations, automated traffic flow, energy-efficient buildings — the cities of tomorrow will be smart. Cologne's "climate street" project shows what a digital city could look like in practice....
00:26, 05/20/2019

Target's Vineyard Vines collection is being sold for double the original price on Ebay and Facebook after some customers expressed outrage at how quickly stock ran out Screenshot / Ebay / Benjamin Goggin Target started selling its Vineyard Vines collection over the weekend, and customers are complaining that certain styles and sizes quickly ran out. Many items can easily be located on resale platforms like Ebay an...
00:39, 05/20/2019