• Azerbaijan Railways to purchase new trains, freight railcars 23 May 2019 15:19 23 May 2019 18:00 (UTC+04:00) 293 By Leman Mammadova Azerbaijan is continuously working on the modernization of the transport infrastructure in the country, and the railway system catches particular attention in this regard. The country needs additional 50 …
  • Chicago's city center faces huge office vacancies, ownership changes and new competitors 23 May 2019 15:18 CHICAGO - Corporate moves from the suburbs, record tourism and booming real estate development are fueling downtown Chicago's economy, but the good times have produced one big unexpected challenge. Office owners are staring down a wave of upcoming …
  • European elections: #DeniedMyVote chaos as British expats can't vote 23 May 2019 15:02 British citizens living overseas in other EU countries have been denied a vote in today's European elections because councils failed to send their postal voting ballots in time. Meanwhile voters from other EU countries resident in the UK are being …
  • 2020 Skoda Superb Facelift Goes Official With Plug-In Hybrid 23 May 2019 14:57 ŠKODA has revised its flagship model, and introduces a plug-in hybrid variant with the SUPERB iV By launching the CITIGOeiV, the Czech car manufacturer is introducing its first all‑electric production model The premiere of the two iV models marks ŠKODA’s …
  • Mysterious spike in ozone-destroying chemical is traced to northeast China 23 May 2019 14:56 Two provinces in China are a source of a troubling spike in emissions of a globally banned chemical that damages the Earth’s protective ozone layer, according to a study published Wednesday that has alarmed scientists who monitor the planet’s atmosphere. …
  • The accidental premier: a year into his reign of chaos, Doug Ford is on the bubble 23 May 2019 14:33 Doug Ford has shat the bed. A year into his reign of cuts and chaos, the self-anointed premier “For the People,” finds himself on the bubble with disapproval ratings across the province hitting 75 per cent, including in traditionally conservative hotbeds …
  • Russia removed 2 mln t of tainted Druzhba oil using rail, sea, storage - sources 23 May 2019 14:29 * Russia took out around 2 mln t of tainted oil from export pipeline - data, traders * Some 3 mln t remain in system - data, traders * Some of tainted oil shipped to Novorossiisk by rail - data * Slovakia restarts clean oil imports * Russian oil pipeline …
  • Summer arts preview: 100 hot picks 23 May 2019 14:12 Summer is the shortest season. Here’s how to make the most of yours.   THEATER 1. HEATHERS THE MUSICAL: Mean girls, Heather, Heather and Heather, rule Westerberg High School in the next musical at Priscilla Beach Theatre in Plymouth, May 31-June 8. …
  • Illinois Man Sentenced to 76 Years in Prison Based on Testimony From a Legally Blind Person 23 May 2019 14:07 Chicago, IL — Darien Harris was 18-years old when he was wrongfully convicted and sentenced to 76 years in prison for his alleged involvement in a deadly shooting. Now 26-years old, Harris is seeking to overturn the decision after discovering that the key …
  • London Design Museum Retells 'Timeless' Filmmaker Stanley Kubrick's Life, Works 23 May 2019 13:57 Society 15:30 23.05.2019Get short URL The exhibition takes place 20 years after Mr Kubrick's death and showcases his ground-breaking career via a collection of personal artefacts, photos and movie props, as well as explores his work as a photographer, …
  • Household Hazardous Waste Events in Calvert County Offer Safe Disposal of Pool Chemicals 23 May 2019 13:56 As the weather warms up and pool season begins, the Calvert County Department of Public Works, Solid Waste Division, reminds residents to dispose of pool chemicals at a free household hazardous waste collection event. Proper storage, use and disposal of …
  • Mario Andretti: The Mega Interview, Part 1 [Exclusive] 23 May 2019 13:55 The upcoming Indianapolis 500 scheduled for this Memorial Day Weekend marks the 50th anniversary of Mario Andretti’s famous win at the Brickyard. You may have already read our feature story celebrating one of racing’s all-time greats and his marvelous …
  • New Vienna tourism director hits the ground running 23 May 2019 13:49 Visitors to the Town of Vienna often arrive looking for something to do. Rose Franz has the answers. The town’s new tourism administrator hopes to shine a spotlight on everything the municipality has to offer, including the hotels and restaurants just off …
  • Helicopter Noise Irritates Homeowners in Mount Vernon, Lorton 23 May 2019 13:47 They’re coming in low, out of the rising sun, the helicopters at Davison Airfield in Fort Belvoir, and the Mount Vernon residents that live around the Photo contributed Davison Airfield in Fort Belvoir supports many military helicopters in the area. Army …
  • Three LRT stations along Sri Petaling line to close temporarily 23 May 2019 13:47 KUALA LUMPUR: Three Light Rapid Transit (LRT) stations along the Sri Petaling Line service, namely the Bandaraya, Sultan Ismail and PWTC LRT stations, will be temporarily closed from 6am to 9am on June 9, 16 and 23 for track upgrading works. Prasarana …
  • PDP LVL50 Gaming Headset Review 23 May 2019 13:18 Share. Great wireless on the cheap. By Mark Knapp If you buy something through this post, IGN may get a share of the sale. For more, read our Terms of Use. PDP has added to its roster of gaming headsets with a new family dubbed LVL50 (See it on Amazon). It …
  • Baltimore's nightclub for disabled adults fosters love, friendship and inclusion 23 May 2019 12:49 By the time the doors open 15 minutes early that Saturday night, dozens are lined up to get inside. Women wear wedges and bodysuits that hug their curves. Men sport collared shirts and their favorite sneakers. Some have caregivers guiding them; others need …
  • Minority author shamed a black transit worker for eating on the train. Now her book deal is in jeopardy 23 May 2019 12:49 WASHINGTON - Author Natasha Tynes has ignited a firestorm on social media, where she criticized a black subway employee for eating on the train and reported the woman to transit officials. Tynes, a Jordanian-American writer and World Bank employee in …
  • Greater Anglia still committed to repair work at Saxmundham railway station as talks continue 23 May 2019 12:47 PUBLISHED: 11:01 23 May 2019 | UPDATED: 11:01 23 May 2019 Katy Sandalls Greater Anglia says that talks are ongoing over the future of Saxmundham railway station Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN A train operator has re-iterated its support for a Suffolk station …
  • TCI aims to invest EGP 80m in equipment during 2019 23 May 2019 12:45 TCI Maritime Services will participate in the Breakbulk exhibition, to be held in May, which attracts the largest number of customers, in order to conclude deals with companies operating in the same sector, which reaches 60% of the company’s transactions …
  • Man arraigned for allegedly stealing 1,000 litres of diesel in Lagos 23 May 2019 12:30 A 43-year-old petrol attendant, Musbau Hamisu, was arraigned on Thursday in a Magistrates’ Court in Badagry, Lagos State for allegedly stealing 1,000 litres of diesel. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Hamisu, who works with God’s Decision …
  • There’s more to Aldeburgh Festival than music as alternative 2019 programme unveiled 23 May 2019 12:21 PUBLISHED: 12:15 23 May 2019 | UPDATED: 12:15 23 May 2019 Andrew Clarke Alice Zawadzki will be performing at The Pumphouse in Aldeburgh as part of an alternative Aldeburgh Festival programme Photo:Stephen Jay Archant The Aldeburgh Festival will always be a …
  • Petrol attendant docked for allegedly stealing 1,000 litres of diesel 23 May 2019 12:12 A filling station attendant at work A 43-year-old petrol attendant, Musbau Hamisu, on Thursday appeared in a Magistrates’ Court in Badagry, Lagos State for allegedly stealing 1,000 litres of diesel valued at N215,000 According to the News Agency of Nigeria …
  • #JusticeForFarishta is proof we did nothing after demanding #JusticeForZainab 23 May 2019 11:49 Farishta is not just another news story or a topic to fill a news slot for the time being. Why didn’t we learn enough from Zainab’s case to be able to save her? Childhood is perhaps the golden period in every individual’s life, but not in Pakistan. Here, …
  • 5 ways Apple can be the leader in augmented reality 23 May 2019 11:37 Apple does more than many companies to champion the idea of augmented reality, but it needs to do a better job showing why we should share that vision. Lately, Google has been taking up the slack. Among other things, Google has shown us how to use AR in …
  • Researchers Receive California State Grant to Develop a Cost-Effective Approach to Mitigate Methane Emissions 23 May 2019 11:18 Written by AZoCleantechMay 23 2019 Methane is a powerful potent greenhouse gas that is known to capture roughly 30 times more heat when compared to carbon dioxide. This greenhouse gas is often emitted by landfills, dairies, rice fields, and oil and gas …
  • London Underground to begin tracking passengers through Wi-Fi hotspots 23 May 2019 11:06 Transport for London (TfL) is planning to roll out a system to track commuters making use of public Wi-Fi hotspots across the London Underground in coming months. The UK transport agency said on Wednesday that "secure, privacy-protected data …
  • Bonhill residents "living in fear" of rising anti-social behaviour at homeless unit 23 May 2019 10:49 A group of residents say they are living in fear of rising anti-social behaviour in their estate which has left them too scared to let their children play outside. People staying in Braehead, Bonhill, claim the Blue Triangle homeless facility has had a …
  • Newsletter mentioned gaming centre 23 May 2019 10:46 Gambler First Nation had plans for a gaming centre on its proposed urban reserve in Brandon as late as last month, a newsletter from the First Nation indicates. The April newsletter, which includes a message from Chief David LeDoux, was obtained by The …
  • One-way route could be scrapped after just eight months 23 May 2019 10:23 A one-way road in Coventry is to be scrapped by the city council just eight months after the system was implemented. Coventry City Council is proposing to revoke an ‘experimental’ one-way system on Eaton Road, which was initially put in place for a period …
  • Seattle and the Dream of the Car-free City 23 May 2019 10:06 Erick Trickey is a writer in Boston. SEATTLE—Three years ago, this fast-growing, hilly city of 725,000 people took a huge leap toward a longtime civic dream: becoming a place where it’s easy to live without driving every day or without owning a car at all. …
  • Ryan, RNC Spar Over Missed House Votes 23 May 2019 10:04 YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan fired back Wednesday afternoon at a Republican National Committee statement that criticized his voting record as he pursues the Democratic presidential nomination. Citing tracking by ProPublica, the statement issued …
  • Waiting tables is an art: 4 veteran L.A. servers who know 23 May 2019 09:59 Good waiters -- no, they haven't disappeared, no matter how it might seem to anyone who has felt like just another check average. Meet old school: Vladimir Bezak, Manny Felix, Sergio Guerra and Pablo Zelaya. Among them, they have provided more than 100 …
  • Would-be burglar caught red handed inside EC police station 23 May 2019 09:43 Storms River police arrested a would-be burglar after he broke into their police station during the early hours of Thursday morning. Police spokesperson Sergeant Majola Nkohli said the 32-year-old man was nabbed shortly before 1am after he was caught red …
  • 'Thank God We're Okay.' Migrants Tell Of Conditions In A Texas CBP Holding Facility 23 May 2019 09:14 Immigrant asylum seekers wait for aid at the Catholic Charities Humanitarian Respite Center after being released by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), in McAllen, Texas. Migrants told NPR conditions in the CBP holding cells were unhealthy. One 16- …
  • You can get £10 of fuel for FREE this week - and it couldn't be simpler 23 May 2019 09:01 With another long weekend ahead thanks to the second May bank holiday, many people will be planning day trips or minibreaks to take full advantage of the time off. But, with fuel prices hovering around 124p per litre, filling up the car for a long journey …
  • Three LRT stations at Sri Petaling Line to be temporarily closed for track upgrading works 23 May 2019 08:46 PETALING JAYA: Three LRT stations along the Sri Petaling Line service will be temporarily closed from 6am to 9am on three Sundays next month. The Bandaraya, Sultan Ismail and PWTC stations will be undergoing track upgrading works on June 9, 16 and 23. The …
  • Busman's holiday 23 May 2019 08:26 A new customised double-decker bus will be launched to serve afternoon tea and dinner while cruising past attractions through central Bangkok. The double decker bus is modified with set tables for serving food. Photo courtesy of Thai Bus Food Tour The Thai …
  • Dead Central: 30,000 buried under Sydney train station 23 May 2019 08:09 Normal text sizeLarger text sizeVery large text size "Do not touch my resting place," urged the inscription on a tomb in the Devonshire Street Cemetery, reported Sydney's Evening News in October 1900. The plea was ignored. Six years later …
  • Maestro Barry Brisk conducts his last concert for Beach Cities Symphony 23 May 2019 07:46  Added on May 23, 2019  Bondo Wyszpolski  Barry Brisk , Beach Cities Symphony Maestro Barry Brisk. Photo courtesy of Peter Landecker A musical flourish, and a fond farewell Barry Brisk of the Beach Cities Symphony sets down his baton by Bondo Wyszpolski …
  • Solar’s broken promises … risk builds in PV performance guarantees 23 May 2019 07:45 In the clamour to win business installers are eagerly offering performance guarantees that may put their businesses at risk, writes Jeremy Chunn. Despite the start-stall-stop-start-again nature of energy policy settings the renewables industry is ripping …
  • CBS News engineer tripped on LSD for NINE HOURS after he touched 1960s synthesizer coated in it 23 May 2019 07:40 CBS News sound engineer tripped on LSD for NINE HOURS after he touched a 1960s synthesizer coated in the drug decades ago and ingested it through his skin Eliot Curtis was repairing Cal State East Bay's Buchla Model 100 synthesizer 1960s device had …
  • Gill Packham’s death left hole in daughter’s life, court hears 23 May 2019 07:34 Kerry Meyer testified in mitigation of sentence on Wednesday, two days after her father was found guilty of murdering her mother. FILE: Gill Packham. Picture: facebook.com CAPE TOWN - The eldest daughter of convicted wife killer Rob Packham has told the …
  • Fresno Mayor Releases $1.1 Billion 2020 Budget Plan 23 May 2019 07:21 Posted on May 22, 2019   FRESNO, CA – Mayor Lee Brand, along with City Manager Wilma Quan, today announced the proposed City of Fresno budget for Fiscal Year 2020 during a press conference at City Hall. The $1.187 billion budget, which includes $346 …
  • Pan Borneo contractors get stern warning over damage to utilities 23 May 2019 07:13 Peter distributing food packages to passengers of the Beaufort-bound train. KOTA KINABALU: Contractors involved in the construction of the Pan Borneo Highway have been reminded to be mindful of public utilities, such as water pipes and electricity lines, …
  • Making science work for Nigeria 23 May 2019 06:51     By Taiwo Obe Oh: how the years have rolled by. To think that it’s been a little over 15 years that the Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG) Limited publicly unveiled the Nigeria Prizes for Science and Literature. Of the Nigeria Prize for Science, the …
  • Police: Baby dies after being left in day care van for hours, co-owner arrested 23 May 2019 06:51 JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - After a 4-month-old baby found unconscious Wednesday afternoon in a van at a Westside day care died, the co-owner of the center was arrested, the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office said.  Darryl Ewing, 56, was booked into the Duval …
  • Fresno’s budget could see record-high reserves, new fire station – if City Council approves 23 May 2019 06:38 Fresno’s budget could see record-high reserves, new fire station – if City Council approves Mayor Lee Brand delivers his State of the City Address Civic leaders gathered for the annual State of the City Luncheon, for Mayor Lee Brand's State of the City …
  • Bizarre quirks on new $7.2b trains 23 May 2019 06:20 It has been more than 20 years since the idea of Metro Northwest first sparked excitement among Sydneysiders who wanted a world-class public transport system for the city. But, this weekend the $7.3 billion high-frequency, driverless, 36km train system …
  • Republican National Committee targets Ryan’s voting record 23 May 2019 05:48 WARREN — Democratic Congressman and 2020 presidential candidate Timothy J. Ryan has missed nearly 33 percent of the votes so far this year in the U.S. House, according to a media vote tracking project. The Republican National Committee on Wednesday took …
  • Santur: A bright jewel in the crown of Persian music 23 May 2019 05:08 Music in Iran dates back to ancient times based on the archaeological records of Elam, the oldest civilization in the southwestern parts of modern Iran. The historical land of Iran, also known as Persia, appears to be the birthplace of the earliest complex …
  • Doctor gets jail time for taking pics in ladies' room 23 May 2019 04:35 WORCESTER - A former University of Massachusetts Medical School doctor was sentenced to 1 year in the House of Correction, with 60 days to be served, after being found guilty Wednesday of using his cellphone to photograph a woman in an on-campus ladies…
  • Keeping up the with Lagos-Ibadan Standard Guage Railway Project  23 May 2019 03:47 Chiemelie Ezeobi who had her first train ride as part of the entourage of the minister of transportation, during an on-the-spot assessment of the nearly completed 156 kilometer Lagos-Ibadan Standard Guage Railway Project, reports that upon completion, it …
  • Gombak LRT car park under construction collapses, 3 workers injured 23 May 2019 03:46 KUALA LUMPUR: Three construction workers were injured after a multi-storey car park under construction at the Gombak LRT station in Taman Melati collapsed early this morning. Fire and Rescue Department commander M. Murugiah said in the 1.13am incident, the …
  • Mysterious spike of ozone-destroying chemical traced to northeast China 23 May 2019 03:46 Two provinces in China are a source of a troubling spike in emissions of a globally banned chemical that damages the Earth's protective ozone layer. A study published Wednesday in the journal Nature comes one year after another report revealed that air …
  • Energy: Still in search of solution 23 May 2019 03:36 The oil and gas sector in the past 20 years has not shown substantial growth. The key deepwater oil fields, such as Bonga, Erha, Egina and Usan, which account for a big chunk of Nigeria’s daily oil and gas production, were discovered in the late 1990s and …
  • Separated by Design: How Some of America’s Richest Towns Fight Affordable Housing 23 May 2019 03:10 This article was produced through a partnership between ProPublica and the Connecticut Mirror, which is a member of the ProPublica Local Reporting Network. Westport — A dirt field overgrown with weeds is the incongruous entrance to one of America’s …
  • It’s Going to Be a Can-Do Summer: 10 Canned Oregon Beers to Help You Beat the Heat 23 May 2019 02:39 Katie Turner Summer Guide 2019 by Wm. Steven Humphrey, Suzette Smith, Blair Stenvick by Ciara Dolan, Jenni Moore The craft-beer industry has been making a gradual pivot to canned beer for many years now, but it’s only recently that we noticed the clear …
  • Water level in Nagarjunasagar hits rock bottom 23 May 2019 02:32 With no fresh inflows from upstream Srisailam reservoir, optimum utilisation of the resource and prevailing hot temperatures, water level at the Nagarjunasagar Project (NSP) is almost at its minimum draw down level (MDDL) of 510 feet. Official sources said …
  • BMRCL violating Karnataka HC orders: Greens 23 May 2019 02:30 Express News Service BENGALURU: BBMP Deputy Conservator of Forests Chola Raju has put out a notice that Phase-II of the BMRCL underground work will start from Jayanagar Fire Station on Bannerghatta Road to Nagavara, comprising 12 underground Metro stations …
  • Menlo Park: Expert says paying for train tunnel would require 'significant' new development 23 May 2019 02:04 About a week after the Palo Alto City Council scrapped plans to tunnel Caltrain beneath its city, the Menlo Park City Council last night (May 21) heard a presentation by Professor Michael Bennon, managing director at Stanford's Global Projects Center, …
  • Letter to the editor – Budget 23 May 2019 01:46 Dear Editor, A previous article by Colin Creasey, titled “What’s the big picture on the carbon tax?” makes some points about the new Ford government and their carbon tax fight with the federal government. For example, one point concerns fines of $10,000 on …
  • Festivals: Parades, ceremonies and more mark Memorial Day 2019 in the suburbs 23 May 2019 01:38 Festivals this weekend College of Lake County Memorial Day ceremony: Noon Friday, May 24, in Café Willow, College of Lake County, 19351 W. Washington St., Grayslake. The keynote speaker will be Kristine Breault, a retired senior chief petty officer, U.S. …
  • Quebec City car crash could have been 'much worse' if not for warm weather, pure luck 23 May 2019 01:33 Catherine Plasse-Ferland said agreeing to have lunch with a total stranger may have saved her life. Plasse-Ferland was sitting by a cafeteria window, in the building where she works in Quebec City's Saint-Roch neighbourhood on Wednesday, just minutes …
  • Federal workers struggle for years to prove they got sick on the job 23 May 2019 01:30 The Kansas City Plant, pictured May 16, 2019, is under demolition by a private developer. The white bags in the foreground are designed to handle up to 3,000 pounds, or the equivalent of four 55-gallon drums, each of household hazardous waste. (NCR photo…
  • Petersburg assembly green lights land swap with Petro Marine 23 May 2019 01:21 The Southeast Island Fuel gas station in the distance is leased by Petro Marine. The borough would swap that and a warehouse behind it with this building on South Nordic Drive and seven lots. (Joe Viechnicki/KFSK)By a 4-3 vote Monday, Petersburg’s …
  • Thailand's Resort Town of Pattaya Celebrates it's 60th Anniversary – CTN News - Chiang Rai Times 23 May 2019 01:13 CHONBURI – The resort town of Pattaya, a tourism destination in Chon Buri province, is celebrating its 60th anniversary next month and has plans for marketing campaigns and promotions throughout the year. The Bikini Beach Race, the Pattaya Music Festival …
  • Select Board candidates share backgrounds, hopes for the Town 23 May 2019 00:48 LONGMEADOW – The Annual Town Election is coming up for Longmeadow on June 11, and four candidates are running for two open seats on the Select Board for three-year terms. Reminder Publishing reached out to this year’s Select Board candidates: current …
  • Officials tell riders to brace for 15-week Metro shutdown south of Reagan National 23 May 2019 00:29 Luz Lazo Transportation reporter covering Washington's Metro, buses, Capital Bikeshare and taxis, and the region's road network May 22 at 6:36 PM Officials are urging Washington-area residents to plan ahead to avoid nightmare commutes when the …
  • Rob Pengson’s comeback story 22 May 2019 23:43 Chef Rob Pengson at Esquinita/Beso-Beso: Many of the “pintxos” and “tapas” have the expected grace, timing and execution of fine dining. —INSTAGRAM: CHEFROBPH  The last time I saw Rob Pengson, he was still at the helm of The Goose Station, where we …
  • I was giving interviews on my bus not cowering from the milkshake mob, insists Nigel Farage 22 May 2019 23:13 Nigel Farage denied claims he hid on his Brexit Party bus to avoid being doused in milkshake again yesterday. He was campaigning in Kent when two men and a woman were spotted waiting for him at his next stop in Rochester. One of Mr Farage’s supporters said …
  • Meerut: Dowry harassment case against IPS officer 22 May 2019 22:37 The officer is posted with the PAC in Delhi. The wife works with a private firm in Gurgaon, Haryana. (Representational Image) A case of murderous assault and harassment for dowry has been lodged against a 2015-batch IPS officer from Meerut and his parents …
  • The Nerds Are Avenged: Phoenix's 13 Biggest Super-Geeks Will Star at Fan Fusion 22 May 2019 22:20 It’s crunch time for Ashley Maul. Phoenix Fan Fusion is only days away, and the geeky artist and “fandom seamstress” has a lot to accomplish to get ready for the event. There are comic book-themed purses and dresses to finish sewing, supplies to gather for …
  • Helping the homeless: Full-time job for NYPD crisis team 22 May 2019 22:20 NEW YORK CITY (WABC) -- Confronting a daunting homeless population, the NYPD's citywide Mobile Crisis Outreach team heads out late at night. Eyewitness News went along on a recent evening as the team approached the homeless at Penn Station. "We …
  • Career counselor helps Soldiers see value in Army service 22 May 2019 22:11 SEMBACH, Germany - For Master Sgt. Carlos Dubon, joining the U.S. Army provided him an opportunity to earn his college degree while also working for an organization with values he shared. Now, nearly 20 years later, he helps Soldiers' to see the value …
  • De Blasio blasted over homeless man living near Ground Zero 22 May 2019 21:52 Tourists and New Yorkers around Ground Zero are getting a fresh look at how Mayor Bill de Blasio is handling the homelessness crisis — and they don’t like what they see. A vagrant spent his second day in a row living out of a cardboard shanty in the shadow …
  • How do I vote in the European elections? And how many candidates do I vote for? 22 May 2019 21:29 Voters will go to the polls today on Thursday to choose who they want to represent the North East in the European Parliament. The bizarre election takes place in the shadow of the ongoing Brexit turmoil. It's been five years since the last one so you …
  • Car crashes into building in downtown Quebec City, bursts into flames 22 May 2019 21:11 Workers who share office space in a building on a busy corner in Quebec City said if not for Wednesday's fine weather, more people could have been injured when a car crashed through a window, coming to a halt in the cafeteria of the six-storey building …
  • "Super soaps" explore the lives of rich and miserable media barons 22 May 2019 21:06 In a King Lear-like setup, his adult children – Kendall (Jeremy Strong), Connor (Alan Ruck), Siobhan, aka “Shiv” (Sarah Snook), and Roman (Kieran Culkin) – battle for control of a corporation that includes a Fox-like TV station. Meanwhile, Logan is quietly …
  • Kelantan traffic cop nabbed for sexually assaulting Thai woman who avoided roadblock 22 May 2019 20:40 This picture taken in the early hours of August 21, 2013 shows policemen checking a vehicle at a roadblock during an operation in Kuala Lumpur. – AFP picKUALA LUMPUR, May 22 — A traffic policeman has been arrested after he was accused of molesting and …
  • The 22 Best Things to Do in Portland This Week: May 28-30 22 May 2019 20:19 Jump to: Tuesday | Wednesday | Thursday Tuesday, May 28 Mope Grooves, Groove Domestic Product, Mr. Wrong The Waves, the latest EP from Portland band Mope Grooves, sounds like a mixtape made by a friend. Maybe that’s because it was recorded on four- and 16- …
  • Cheap, Free, & Fun: The 24 Best Bang For Your Buck Events in Portland, May 24-30 22 May 2019 20:19 Portland Mercado's 4th Anniversary The coolest spot in deep Southeast is turning four, and you’re invited to the party. The Portland Mercado is a marketplace, food cart hub, and nonprofit business accelerator that promotes Latino entrepreneurs and …
  • City of Davenport continues to tally up flood costs so far 22 May 2019 19:22 Please enable Javascript to watch this video DAVENPORT, Iowa-- With the first round of flood clean up over, The City of Davenport is looking at another potential rise in the Mississippi River. Davenport Public Works director Nicole Gleason says at this …
  • How to send a piece of yourself to Mars on NASA's 2020 Mars rover 22 May 2019 19:01 PASADENA, Calif. -- Humans aren't headed to Mars in the near future, but NASA is giving space fans a way to be represented on its next mission to the red planet. NASA's 2,300-pound Mars rover, set to launch next summer, will be loaded with …
  • 2019 Music Issue: 50 important local albums 
from the decade 22 May 2019 18:49 When I moved to Louisville about half a decade ago, I didn’t realize how much depth, diversity and output existed in the local music scene. I knew your standard, out-of-towner stuff. That My Morning Jacket was from here. And Bonnie “Prince” Billy. I …
  • Four years, $13 million and dozens of hands: How ‘affordable housing’ gets made in America 22 May 2019 18:41 The apartment building at 410 Cedar St. in Washington, D.C., is undergoing a multiyear restoration that aims to keep it affordable for its current residents and for generations to come. Jennifer Sumler has lived in her apartment building on Cedar Street in …
  • Reston National Golf Course Sold to Developers 22 May 2019 18:21 ‘Here we go again,’ posted to Rescue Reston Facebook page. Reston National Golf Course is now owned by two Baltimore developers, Weller Development Co. and War Horse Cities. Photo contributed by Rescue Reston Baltimore developer Weller Development Co. …
  • Scouts honor retired fire chief 22 May 2019 18:09 Barron Kennedy III is the recipient of the 2019 Good Scout Award, handed out by the Great Smoky Mountain Council of the Boy Scouts of America each year to those who have proven meritorious service to the organization. His son, Barron Kennedy IV, presented …
  • Have a flooded basement? You’re not alone. Here’s what you need to know 22 May 2019 18:07 Have a flooded basement? You’re not alone. Here’s what you need to know What to do when your basement floods from rain (FILE VIDEO -- 2017) Homes with poor water runoff can allow rainwater to collect near foundation walls and eventually leak inside your …
  • Pattaya turning 60 with plans for tourist activities 22 May 2019 17:56 A tourist takes a selfie at Pattaya's scenic viewpoint. The city welcomed 18 million visitors last year. WEERAWONG WONGPREEDEE Pattaya celebrates its 60th anniversary next month and has plans for marketing campaigns and promotions throughout the year. …
  • Initial pavilion renovation plans revealed 22 May 2019 17:51 The initial plans for the project were recently released by the Michigan Department of Natural Resources. They entail improvements to restrooms, shelters, vendor areas, breezeways and the pavilion’s second floor, where a rental opportunity may be …
  • Chinese woman accused of Mar-a-Lago trespass wants to fire attorneys, represent herself 22 May 2019 17:48 Chinese woman accused of Mar-a-Lago trespass wants to fire attorneys, represent herself Chinese woman arrested at Mar-a-Lago is accused of lying Yujing Zhang, the Chinese woman arrested on March 30, 2019, trying to enter President Donald Trump’s private …
  • The €72 million plan to create 'largest garden in Paris' around the Eiffel Tower 22 May 2019 17:33 Paris mayor Anne Hidalgo on Tuesday announced that American architect Kathryn Gustafson had won the bid to transform the area around the Eiffel Tower - creating a 1.6 km long green space around the structure to allow pedestrians and cyclists to move around …
  • Robert Kelley: Theater founder honored with lifetime achievement award 22 May 2019 17:33 When he joined a Palo Alto Children's Theatre production at age 9, Robert Kelley didn't know he would dedicate his life to local theater or ultimately impact generations of local actors and audiences. "I just walked by and went, 'Ooh, that …
  • Wednesday's Best Deals: Instant Pot, Sonos, Purina Pet Food, and More 22 May 2019 17:00 An Everlane sale, Crocs, Anker Qi charger, and a vitamin Gold Box lead off Wednesday’s best deals. While you’re out there gearing up for the arrival of Memorial Day Weekend, we’ll be here, updating… Read more Read Bookmark Kinja Deals and follow us on …
  • Nigel Farage predicts the Brexit Party 'could win big' in the European elections 22 May 2019 16:23 Nigel Farage today predicted that his Brexit Party 'could win big' tomorrow as a new poll put them 30 points ahead of the Tories.  Mr Farage was campaigning in Kent on the eve of the European elections and said that radical remainers who 'won…
  • Houston Drinking Water Plant Addresses Subsidence, Growth 22 May 2019 16:19 Using spades and shovels, workers are hand mining a 450-ft-long tunnel under Lake Houston Parkway in northeast Houston for massive pipes that will carry raw water from the lake to what will be one of the largest drinking-water treatment plants in the …
  • Three Hospitalized After Motorhome Driver Crashes Into Cars, Tree in Chaotic Pursuit 22 May 2019 16:05 A heart-pumping pursuit Tuesday left at least three people hospitalized after a driver in a large motorhome with two dogs inside stormed through San Fernando Valley neighborhoods, crashing into cars and tearing off a side of the stolen vehicle when she hit …
  • Review: Aladdin 22 May 2019 15:52 PLOT: Aladdin (Mena Massoud), a cunning thief from the streets of Agrabah, gets the chance to rise about his station in life and win the hand of his dream woman, Princess Jasmin (Naomi Scott), when he’s granted three wishes by a wisecracking genie (Will …
  • As migrant numbers swell on the US-Mexico border, so do unmet needs 22 May 2019 15:08 A short walk over the bridge that connects the United States to Mexico, a group of 14 Guatemalans, the youngest a three-year-old girl, wait in the already hot early morning sun on the Mexican side of the San Ysidro crossing between Tijuana and San Diego. …