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Turkey referendum: Electoral body to hear objections

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Mr Yildirim said the "the path to seek rights" should be limited to legal objections and urged the opposition to accept the vote's outcome. "Turkey's mainly Kurdish southeast and its three main cities, including the capital Ankara and the largest city Istanbul, looked set to vote No, after a bitter and divisive campaign, " a local newspaper reported on Sunday. Read More »

Parliament gives overwhelming backing for June 8 election

The motion passed with 522 members of parliament in favour and 13 against. In contrast, nearly all the MPs in May's Conservatives party (325 out of 330) voted for the early election. The survey showed the Tories on 44% with Labour trailing on just 23%. The ComRes poll for the Sunday Mirror puts support for the Tories at 50% - double that of Labour, on 25%. Read More »

Minor quake shakes Rangely, Colorado, area

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A dispatcher told FOX31 they could feel their building shake and "things were rattling". The temblor hit at 11:48 a.m. MDT about three miles west-northwest of the town of Rangely, in Blanco County. The earthquake's depth was just under 4 miles below the surface. While damage reports were not immediately available, 18 people had reported feeling the quake by early afternoon. Read More »

Korea flaunts military hardware in annual parade, official says Trump fostering war

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China's national airline, Air China, says it has cancelled some flights to the North Korean capital, Pyongyang, due to poor demand but has not suspended all flights there, denying a report by Chinese state broadcaster CCTV. aggression. Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida made the comment to reporters Saturday just as a massive parade started in North Korea marking the 105th birthday of the country's late founder, Kim Il Sung. Read More »

Chinese, Russian FMs Vow Cooperation on N. Korea

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The EU-Russian relations are "experiencing a hard period", with anti-Russian sentiments being actively fueled in Europe together with the accusations of Russia's alleged attempts to influence the elections in some EU member states and weaken the bloc, the ministry specified. Read More »

Motorcyclist dies after colliding with SUV near Saratoga Springs

Mott was behind a truck towing a trailer, and an SUV. Mott apparently did not realize the reason the truck was slowing down: An SUV, just in front of the truck, was making a left turn into a driveway, Ruch said. LifeFlight was called and emergency crews performed CPR on the rider but he died at the scene. Mott was wearing a helmet. The driver of the SUV remained on the scene following the crash and was cooperating with authorities. Read More »

Samsung unveils Galaxy S8 and S8+ smartphones

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Both latest models have displays that curve round the phones' sides. This is not the first time Microsoft is depending on the Android counterpart, the company has been bundling its applications on many Samsung's handsets (Galaxy S6 was the first) and its recently-launched devices already have some pre-installed Microsoft apps as well. Read More »

United Kingdom parliament votes in favor of early national election

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The money will be used to "back candidates who pledge to support a full and free vote on the Brexit deal". What if I live overseas? Schinas also said two British-based EU institutions, the European Banking Authority and European Medicines Agency (EMA), "must be based in the territory of the European Union" once Brexit is complete. Read More »

Dispute emerges over release of ex-NFL star Hernandez's brain

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Officials say there were no signs of a struggle, and Hernandez was alone inside his cell when he hanged himself with a bed sheet. The 27-year-old former National Football League star hung himself early on Wednesday in the prison cell where he was serving a life sentence for the 2013 murder of an acquaintance, dying less than a week after he was cleared of a separate double-murder charge, according to state officials. Read More »

Current Market Buzz: Ascena Retail Group Inc. (ASNA), ContraVir Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (CTRV)

These analysts and investment firms use various valuation methods to decide a price target for a stock. Investors and Traders continue to monitor technical levels of shares of Ascena Retail Group, Inc. The firm is scheduled to announce its next quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May 30th. The company's market cap is $776.5 Million. The stock traded with the volume of 5.33 Million shares in the last trading session. Read More »

Like Trump, China Has No Good North Korea Options: QuickTake Q&A

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Tensions have been high between the US and North Korea as it continues to test rockets that could carry nuclear weapons. In response, Abe said he believes in diplomatic and peaceful resolution of the North Korean nuclear issue but added dialogue for the sake of dialogue is meaningless, reiterating it is necessary to press Pyongyang to start negotiations. Read More »

100 dead and wounded after attackers in uniform storm Afghan army base

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Two carried out suicide attacks and eight other attackers were killed. Gunmen entered the compound with a military vehicle and began shooting at soldiers as they prayed in a mosque, he said. Afghan soldiers stand guard at the gate of a military compound. "There are seven to eight checkpoints from the main gate and without inside help this vehicle can not enter the compound and get to the mosque". Read More »

USA launches qualification tests for upgraded nuke bomb

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At the same time as USA officials are totally inconsolable about North Korea's nuclear weapons program, and threatening to attack North Korea over it, U.S. "This demonstration of effective end-to-end system performance in a realistic ballistic flight environment marks another on-time achievement for the B61-12 Life Extension Program", said NNSA spokesperson Brigadier General Michael Lutton . Read More »

Roy Keane: That is the end of Rooney at Man Utd!

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Cape Town - Former Manchester United captain Roy Keane feels Wayne Rooney's time at the club is coming to an end after being left on the bench for the 2nd leg of their Europa League quarter-final clash against Anderlecht on Thursday. Burnley manager Sean Dyche claims that Manchester United are the best team his side have faced this season, despite recording a 0-0 draw in their previous meeting. Read More »

Aaron Hernandez's Brain to Be Released for CTE Study

Hernandez and he was transported to UMASS Leominster where he was pronounced dead at 4:07 a.m.by a physician at the hospital". Baez declined to answer questions on Hernandez's mental state prior to his suicide and dismissed as "ridiculous" local media reports citing unnamed law enforcement sources that Hernandez's body was found with a reference to a Bible verse written on his forehead. Read More »

At least 12 killed in Venezuela riots

Numerous businesses and universities remained closed - some in tacit support of the protests, others fearing a repeat of the previous day's violence. Tens of thousands of protesters floo. The circumstances of the shooting were not immediately clear. "We know there are groups interested in selling the world a country in chaos", Venezuelan Vice President Tareck El Aissami said on Wednesday after the murder. Read More »

Trump praises 'gentleman' China president but not Putin

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Meeting in Moscow , foreign ministers from Russia , Iran and Syria jointly condemned last week's unilateral United States missile strikes against Shayrat air base less than a day after the United States and Turkish defense ministers called for the focus in Syria to remain on countering ISIS. Read More »

California lawmaker rejects Justice Dept letter

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Mullins went on to say, "Now the City's intransigence has placed in jeopardy millions in U.S. Department of Justice grant funds that we count on to help protect our communities". Officials there must provide proof from an attorney that they are following the law. "Fear mongering and falsehoods will not intimidate our state into compromising our values", Becerra said. Read More »

French presidential election: Overseas territories begin voting

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ISIS claimed responsibility for the attack, but at this point, it is unclear if the attacker, 39-year-old Frenchman Karim Cheurfi, acted alone or not. A January 2015 attack on the offices of Charlie Hebdo, the satirical magazine targeted after mocking Islam, left a dozen dead. If you thought last year's United States presidential election was going to be close, the upcoming French presidential election is a real nail-biter. Read More »

Sessions' Hawaii remark 'really weird — Blumenthal

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This story has been corrected to say that the Hawaii attorneys are asking an 11-judge panel - not the full court - to hear the case next month. Government lawyers have fought to separate those campaign comments from acts taken after the president took office. Read More »

Pitt student dead after falling from Oakland building

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The University of Pittsburgh student was pronounced dead at 10:04 p.m. Police said the incident appeared to be accidental. A woman who lives next door said she was inside when she heard people screaming. We extend our condolences to his family and friends during this hard time." . "University Counseling Center staff are available at the UCC from 11 to 1 today and counselors can be reached around the clock at 412-648-7930". Read More »

Iran FM slams 'worn-out' U.S. nuclear accusations

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On Iran, Trump and his top officials have been walking a narrow line as they seek to show an aggressive stance. She said the review was a fig leaf to cover a decision by the Trump administration to abide by the Iran accord, if grudgingly. Read More »