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Copy of Declaration of Independence found in unexpected place

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Allen and Sneff's paper describing the material evidence is now in the final revisions stage with the Papers of the Bibliographic Society of America and has been posted to the Declaration Resources Project website . They have designated this as "The Sussex Declaration". "And this parchment belongs to that decade". But it's still a mystery as to who sanctioned the Sussex Declaration. Read More »

Pence trims Asia trip to deal with domestic priorities

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Pence was greeted by Australia's Governor-General Peter Cosgrove and is slated to meet with other senior officials, military personnel and leading businessmen from both countries. The fall-out has strained the typically cosy alliance between the U.S. and Australia. A majority of Australians view Trump unfavorably, and some critics of him have urged Australia to distance itself from the U.S.in favor of stronger ties with China. Read More »

NY becomes the first state to make college tuition

WBFO's senior reporter Eileen Buckley says Govern Cuomo appeared in Buffalo Tuesday touting the new Excelsior Scholarships. The cap for eligibility will be raised to $110,000 in 2018 and to $125,000 in 2019. Graduates have to stay in NY. "We took the governor's original plan and made it better, by requiring students to maintain a certain GPA and to live and work in NY after they graduate", said Scott Reif, a spokesman for the Senate's Republican leadership. Read More »

"Happy Days" Actress Erin Moran Dies At Age 56

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Fonzie would affectionately refer to Moran as "Shortcake" on the show. She also starred in the spin-off, Joanie Loves Chachi from 1982 to 1983, which followed her character's romance with Chachi, played by Scott Baio. "RIP sweet angel", Anson said. She started out acting at an early age, when she was five years old. However, it was not Happy Days that launched her acting career for she had many acting roles prior to landing the role of Joanie, however it is that character many people ... Read More »

Paris shooting: Gunman named as police seek possible accomplices

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Police secure the Champs Elysees Avenue after one policeman was killed and another wounded in a shooting incident in Paris , France, April 20, 2017. The risk for the main candidates was that misjudging the public mood, making an ill-perceived gesture or comment, could damage their chances. Read More »

Donald Trump Releases Video 'Welcoming Home' Egyptian-American Aya Hijazi

He denied striking any kind of deal with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi during his visit to the White House earlier this month , saying "No". Along with her husband and six colleagues at the foundation, Hijazi was eventually accused of sexually assaulting children and convincing them to join protests in favor of the Muslim Brotherhood. Read More »

Whale and boat collisions may be more common

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The lead author of the study is with the group Whale and Dolphin Conservation. "Long term studies can help us understand if our outreach programs to boaters are effective, what kind of management actions are required and help to assess the health of the population". Read More »

In call with Trump, Xi urges 'restraint' on North Korea

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China is increasingly anxious the situation may spin out of control, leading to war and a chaotic collapse of its isolated and poverty-struck neighbor. Before his latest conversation with Xi, Trump called Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, speaking to him about the joint drill between the Carl Vinson and Japan's Maritime Self-Defense Force. Read More »

As budget deadline looms, Trump pushes border wall funding

Meanwhile, he said , he will press Congress for funding "so we can get started early" on the "badly needed border wall". INFRASTRUCTURE Trump reassured manufacturers gathered in the White House Roosevelt room on March 31 that a massive infrastructure program was coming soon. Read More »

Korean threats in phone talks with Xi, Abe

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Chinese President Xi Jinping called for restraint on North Korea in a phone call with Donald Trump, who also spoke with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe as the US and Japan began joint naval drills in the region. If not, we will solve the problem without them! North Korea also detained a U.S. citizen as he tried to leave the capital Pyongyang. SEOUL-Fresh off an huge North Korean parade that revealed an arsenal of intercontinental ballistic missiles, rival South Korea and its allies are ... Read More »

Murder investigation launched as a boy is stabbed to death in Battersea

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The as-yet-unidentified victim was reportedly chased by a gang wearing balaclavas and carrying large knives who stabbed him multiple times. He was chased by a gang wearing balaclavas and left sprawled on the bonnet of a vehicle. The Metropolitan Police's Homicide and Major Crime Command are investigating the stabbing but no arrests have been made. The boy was the eighth teenager to be killed in the capital so far this year, with five stabbings and three shootings. Read More »

Terror attack in Balkh province: Afghan Defence Minister, Army chief resign

The Taliban's deadly raid Friday on a northern army base that killed or wounded more than 100 people was revenge for the deaths of two of its officials in the region, a spokesman for the group told CNN . It also came five months after a suicide bomber managed to enter the main USA military base at Bagram, near Kabul , killing four people. After a brief argument, the attackers shot and killed the two guards and sped toward the third and final checkpoint, which they hit with a ... Read More »

Trump says Paris attack will help Le Pen in French presidential election

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The Paris prosecutor says the Champs-Elysees attacker had a note defending the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) with him when he opened fire on police officers . Trump tweeted early Friday, "Another terrorist attack in Paris ". Three of his relatives were also brought in for questioning early Friday, but police said that was a routine procedure. Read More »

France votes in presidential nailbiter

He also urged his supporters to back Macron in the runoff. The seven other candidates, including the ruling Socialist party's Benoit Hamon lagged behind in opinion polls. Le Pen, whose father Jean-Marie stunned voters by qualifying for the run-off in 2002 before losing heavily to incumbent Jacques Chirac, told voters: "You have the choice of an alternative, a true one". Read More »

French Election: A win for pollsters; good for euro

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France is now steaming into unchartered territory, because whoever wins on May 7 can not count on the backing of France's political mainstream parties. The historic first-round result clearly showed the strong rejection of the ruling political class, as it was the first time since the Second World War that the traditional left and right ruling parties were both ejected from the race in the first round, reports the Guardian. Read More »

North Korea detains US citizen; at least 3rd American being held

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Warbler is a University of Virginia student and Kim is a Korean-American pastor. The official said the United States would work with the Swedish Embassy on the matter, but did not provide further comment. North Korea has said it is ready to sink the Carl Vinson, and on Sunday said it would strike Australia with nuclear weapons if it remained an ally of the United States. Read More »

Libéralisation du dirham en juin — Maroc

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Jouahri à Reuters ce mardi 18 avril. Egalement présent lors de la rencontre du mardi, le ministre de l'Economie et des finances, Mohamed Boussaid a rappelé que l'agenda avait fixé comme date le deuxième semestre de cette année pour ledit processus, "mais si la banque centrale a décidé autrement, cela serait opportun en raison de la forte valeur du dirham". Read More »

North Korea threatens 'all-out war'

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You read (Bill) Clinton's book and he said "Oh, we made such a great peace deal" and it was a joke. Pence also declared this week that "the era of strategic patience is over", and that while the "United States of America will always seek peace but under President Trump , the shield stands guard and the sword stands ready". Read More »

Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn to halt Syria strikes if elected

To the dismay of many Britons who do business with Europe, she has declared, "no deal is better than a bad deal", a "bad" deal being one that may be accused of compromising Britain's sovereignty in any sense. Whatever common ground Labour people may have with them on Brexit, we can not ignore or forgive this. It seems that May and her party were woefully unprepared for a general election campaign. Read More »

Prime Minister Abe: Japan to Continue Close Cooperation With US

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North Korea will celebrate the founding anniversary of the Korean People's Army (KPA) on Tuesday amid speculation that it may conduct its sixth nuclear test or launch a long-range missile. Officials in Seoul announced Monday the USS Carl Vinson is scheduled to hold a joint training exercise with South Korean naval ships. "Our revolutionary forces are combat-ready to sink a United States nuclear-powered aircraft carrier with a single strike", Rodong Sinmun, the newspaper of the North's ... Read More »

French stocks soar to near-decade highs as Macron tops poll

European Union spokesman Margaritis Schinas said that "the choice was a fundamental one". Macron topped Sunday's first round with 23.9 percent of votes, slightly ahead of National Front (FN) leader Le Pen with 21.4 percent, according to near-final results from the interior ministry. Read More »

AG Jeff Sessions praises NYPD after calling city 'soft on crime'

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The Justice Department is threatening to cut off NY from a grant program named after an NYPD officer slain while protecting an immigrant because of New York's "sanctuary city" status - and knocking the city for being "soft on crime". "Did DOJ really say the NYPD is soft on crime?" responded NYPD spokesman J. Peter Donald on Twitter. Felony crimes in New York City are at their lowest level in recorded history. Read More »