Eric Thames homers twice and ties April HR record for Brewers

Eric Thames homers twice and ties April HR record for Brewers

Cincinnati RHP Rookie Davis (bruised right forearm) will be activated from the disabled list to start Wednesday against the Brewers. He allowed one earned run on four hits. Scott Schebler hit a two-out, three-run homer off Garza in the third. Matt Garza made his season debut on the mound for Milwaukee but did not last long enough to qualify for the win. Читать далее

Council of Europe assembly wants to monitor Turkey again

Council of Europe assembly wants to monitor Turkey again

Turkey is under a state of emergency imposed after a failed coup last July, allowing President Erdoğan to head the cabinet and rule the country by decree, with already weakened parliamentary and judicial oversight. The monitoring procedure is the highest level of scrutiny that it can use in the face of repeated human rights violations. The Assembly's move is a milestone, and the strongest step taken by an worldwide human rights body since Turkey's crackdown. Читать далее

Russian Federation investigations on the Hill: Where things stand

Russian Federation investigations on the Hill: Where things stand

You have to make it formal. He says that the panel is still gathering background information that will be used to question witnesses. Doubts have arisen about the Senate Intelligence Committee's investigation into Russia's election interference, according to The Daily Beast . Читать далее

Red Sox 3B heads to DL with knee sprain

Red Sox 3B heads to DL with knee sprain

Historically known for their power hitting on offense, this season's Red Sox have been doing things differently. The under is 7-2-1 in Boston last 10 Wednesday games and the under is 9-3-2 in Boston last 14 home games while the under is 20-7-3 in Boston last 30 on grass. Читать далее

North Korea reportedly conducts massive liver-fire drill amid tensions

North Korea's drills coincided with military exercises held by US and South Korean navies in the Yellow Sea, off the western coast of the Korean Peninsula. According to senior US defense officials, the USS Vinson aircraft carrier strike group is in the Philippine Sea in waters south of Japan. It is rare for the entire Senate to be invited to such a briefing. Читать далее

Trump Brags About Giving CBS Its Highest Ratings Since 9/11

Trump Brags About Giving CBS Its Highest Ratings Since 9/11

Popular Video People were so furious about this Pepsi ad that Pepsi pulled it after just one day. In an interview released on April 23, President Donald Trump lauded his ability to draw in high numbers of television viewers, saying that more people tuned in to watch him on CBS News' " Face the Nation " than they have since any time after the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001. Читать далее

Dueling Shows Of Force As Tensions Ratchet Up On Korean Peninsula

Dueling Shows Of Force As Tensions Ratchet Up On Korean Peninsula

The nuclear-powered submarine USS Michigan approaches to join the US aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson in drills near the Korean Peninsula, at Busan port in Busan, South Korea, Tuesday, April 25, 2017. "We are sending an armada , very powerful". The official China Daily said it was time for Pyongyang and Washington to take a step back from harsh rhetoric and heed calls for a peaceful resolution. Читать далее

Grand Rapids-based Founders plans to open Detroit taproom

Grand Rapids-based Founders plans to open Detroit taproom

Construction and hiring are expected to begin this summer. The grand opening is targeted for winter of 2017. The new 14,000-square-foot facility will feature a fully operational brewery and taproom located in the lower Cass Corridor neighborhood in Midtown Detroit , just north of downtown, according to a press release. Читать далее

Body found in swollen river after North Carolina storm

Body found in swollen river after North Carolina storm

The National Weather Service said North Carolina cities including Greensboro, Winston-Salem and Fayetteville could get four inches or more through Tuesday. Other areas in central North Carolina received between 5 and 7 inches. Duke Energy reported that about 2,000 customers were without power in North and SC as of Tuesday afternoon. Читать далее

Lockheed Martin Earnings, Sikorsky Deliveries Down

Lockheed Martin Earnings, Sikorsky Deliveries Down

The firm has a market capitalization of $79.82 billion, a PE ratio of 15.79 and a beta of 0.68. The report will come days after the Indonesian military turned to Lockheed's Orlando facility to provide targeting pods for its F-16 fighter jets, a move formalized in Indonesia by U.S. Читать далее

Senate set to confirm Sonny Perdue as agriculture secretary

And for much of that designated time, the Senate floor stood empty. Al Franken, D-MN, who not only gave the typical thumbs up sign to the recording clerk to note his "aye" vote, but was jumping up with his left hand in the air as if to signal his enthusiasm for Trump's agriculture pick. Читать далее

US Vice President: US will work with Japan on DPRK

But the vice president expressed impatience with the unwillingness of North Korea to move toward ridding itself of nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles. There are fears Pyongyang is preparing to carry out a sixth nuclear test. Both Japan and South Korea are home to tens of thousands of USA troops. "Now I'm put in a position where he actually has nuclear and we're going to have to do something about it", Trump added. Читать далее

US, Russia relations 'at all-time low'

US, Russia relations 'at all-time low'

In a White House press conference with North Atlantic Treaty Organisation secretary-general Jens Stoltenberg, Mr Trump defended the decision to bomb a Syrian airfield after a chemical attack on civilians, stating Russian Federation "could have known" about the attack and chose not to stop it. Читать далее

Israel Vows Not to Negotiate with Palestinian Hunger Strikers

Israel Vows Not to Negotiate with Palestinian Hunger Strikers

Since Israel occupied the West Bank and Gaza Strip 50 years ago, more than 750,000 Palestinians have been arrested by Israeli forces, according to the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics. Building new settlements in the occupied territories is considered a violation of worldwide law. Palestinian officials said some 1,500 inmates affiliated with all political factions including rival Fatah and Hamas were taking part in the protest. Читать далее

Top officials say US must confront Russia for arming Taliban

The US has about 9,800 troops in the country. Military officials have long suspected Russian Federation may be sending weapons to Afghanistan, but have noticed an increase recently, according to a senior USA military official. " We'll continue to stand shoulder to shoulder with Afghanistan against terrorism and against those who seek to undermine the legitimate UN recognized government of this nation ", Mattis told the media. Читать далее

Father of missing teen says she was brainwashed

Thomas is receiving mental health treatment from experts on emotional trauma, Whatley said in the statement, which was obtained by AL.com's news partner WHNT-19 . As daylight broke, Cummins was taken into custody, Devine said. Elizabeth was walking behind him and was detained. Thomas is set to be reunited with her family Friday. Читать далее

Sanders headlining event aimed at boosting Democrats

During the presidential primary, Sanders and his team were often pitted against the party apparatus. But with a gaggle with reporters before the rally , Perez said he's committed to supporting the Utah Democratic Party with both money and more frequent visits. Читать далее

USS Michigan nuclear sub heads to South Korea

USS Michigan nuclear sub heads to South Korea

It comes amid a tense standoff between Pyongyang and Washington as a war words between the two nations continue to fly. There is wide speculation that North Korea could be planning to carry out a nuclear test on Tuesday, timed to coincide with a celebration of its military's founding anniversary. Читать далее

France's 11 presidential hopefuls stake out positions on TV

France's 11 presidential hopefuls stake out positions on TV

Le Pen's Paris headquarters were firebombed last week, her rallies have been peppered with mob attacks and now, this week, a cache of explosives has been discovered by the authorities revealing that these explosives were meant to disrupt the presidential election - one she is predicted to win on Sunday. Читать далее

Study finds Samsung's S8 phones more prone to screen cracks

Many other phone creators could plan the same thing and make a deal with the United Sates carriers. On the other hand, even how lovely the Samsung Galaxy S8 is, the smartphone is still not the flawless build. There's no hint on the Note 7 getting Bixby from this year's Galaxy S8 as of now. So these are some of the tips and tricks for Samsung galaxy s8 Camera. Читать далее

Trump will be insistent on funding border wall

John Kelly said Sunday that he believes President Trump will be dealing with a nuclear North Korea, able to strike America, by the end of his first term. Kelly's department has been taken a lead role in designing and executing various travel bans that had been created to keep Muslims from entering the USA but were both deemed unconditional by federal judges. Читать далее

Fayose joins IPOB Leader, Nnamdi Kanu in court

Fayose joins IPOB Leader, Nnamdi Kanu in court

The judge further ordered that Kanu must deposit both his Nigerian and British passports with the court and that a report on the progress of his health must be made available to her on a monthly basis. The Court also refused to set aside its earlier order granting protection to prosecution witnesses to enable them to testify behind a screen or disguise their identities during proceedings. Читать далее

Orlando Sentinel named Pulitzer finalist for Pulse coverage

Orlando Sentinel named Pulitzer finalist for Pulse coverage

Fahrenthold investigated not only Trump's claims of charitable giving but also disclosed that the Republican presidential candidate had boasted in crude terms of groping about women on tape in 2005. The Salt Lake Tribune won for local reporting for exposing cruel treatment meted out to sexual assault victims at Brigham Young University in Utah. Читать далее

French Candidates Boost Security Ahead of Tense Vote

French Candidates Boost Security Ahead of Tense Vote

Still, caveats must apply following Donald Trump's victory in the US presidential election and Britons' vote to leave the European Union, events which both caught markets off guard a year ago. She said her presidential candidacy is the only one that can bring change to France and she vowed to return the country to its people and give the "keys" back. Читать далее

Harry Kane: Tottenham want to win Premier League for Ugo Ehiogu

Harry Kane: Tottenham want to win Premier League for Ugo Ehiogu

Unlike their other performances at Wembley this year though, Tottenham's play was nothing to be ashamed of, and the 4-2 scoreline is deceiving. Danny Rose and Erik Lamela remain the two significant players unavailable for the trip to Selhurst Park, but Rose is close and could potentially feature against Arsenal. Читать далее