Month: February 2018

Tanzania:Police Bans MP Lwakatare Meetings in Bukoba – AllAfrica.com

Dar es Salaam - Police Force in Bukoba has asked, Bukoba Urban Member of Parliament Wilfred Lwakatare to...

February 28, 2018 – Voice of America

Britain's Prince Harry, his fiancee Meghan Markle, Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge attend the first annual...

Bomb blast that killed Queens man meant for NYPD officers, officials say

A Brooklyn man who nursed a hatred for NYPD officers who once arrested him was taken into custody...

South Africa parliament votes to confiscate land owned by white farmers

South Africa's parliament has voted in favour of a motion to confiscate land owned by white farmers without...

Miami Superintendent Chosen to Lead New York City Schools

Mayor Bill de Blasio has chosen Alberto M. Carvalho, the superintendent of Miami-Dade County Public Schools, the nation’s...

Lazio 0-0 Milan (P): Rossoneri Advance to Coppa Italia Final After Penalty Shootout Win in Rome

Wednesday night bore witness to a not-so-classic Coppa Italia semi final second leg between Lazio and AC Milan....

What to know about the major nor’easter heading to Massachusetts

I guess there’s a reason why the saying “March comes in like a lion’’ exists. The early part...

Georgia teacher in custody after allegedly opening fire in classroom, police say

A teacher has been taken into custody after allegedly firing at least one shot inside a Georgia high...

Trump threatens to delay border work in California, baffling many

"In my three years, I don't think anybody brought up 'We need more border walls, more interior infrastructure'"...

Barricaded Georgia teacher in custody after report of shot fired at high school

An teacher who allegedly fired a gun at a Georgia high school was taken into custody Wednesday afternoon...

Ryan Zinke’s special assistant resigns over anti-Muslim views shared on social media

A special assistant to Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke resigned on Wednesday after a media report showed several instances...

Scott Blackmun steps down as U.S. Olympic Committee chief executive

Scott Blackmun stepped down as chief executive of the United States Olympic Committee, the organization announced Wednesday. In...

Is your paycheck being taxed enough? Check the new IRS calculator

By now you may have noticed some extra cash in your paycheck because of the new federal tax...

Zimbabwe:President Promotes 20 Senior Army Officers – AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe National Army senior officers have been urged to always be on high alert and to analyse situations...

N.J. weather update: 6 things to know about approaching March coastal storm, snow threat

Posted February 28, 2018 at 05:26 PM | Updated February 28, 2018 at 05:26 PM nj-weather-march-storm-wind-gusts.jpeg A big...

Guns and religion mix as Pa. church blesses couples toting AR-15s

NEWFOUNDLAND, Pa. — Guns and religion are bone-deep in America, and no one seems to have figured that...

Could Dick’s Sporting Goods ban on assault-style rifles change sales?

CLOSE Dick’s Sporting Goods will no longer sell assault-style rifles, like the ones used in the Parkland school...

New Smyrna Beach teacher had sexual relationship…

NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Fla. - A 26-year-old former New Smyrna Beach Middle School science teacher was arrested Wednesday...

Investor Incentives in Focus as Cameroon Launches Oil and Gas Bidding – JD Supra

The Situation: Cameroon has announced a bidding process pertaining to licensing rights for oil and gas blocks located...

4 UN peacekeepers killed in central Mali – WRAL.com

Mali mission chief Mahamat Saleh Annadif said the four were killed Wednesday along the Boni-Douentza road. He said...

I joined thieves to grab government land – MP’s aide – Daily Monitor

Personal assistant to Kasese Municipality MP Robert Centenary on Tuesday stunned the commission of inquiry into land matters...

Uganda:Locals Sell Land to Refugees for Survival – AllAfrica.com

Several of the refugees who asked to be hosted by their relatives have secretly bought big chucks of...

Africa’s banks are doing what U.S. banks aren’t: Winning – WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

The traditional bank has been under threat for years amid new technologies that have changed the way consumers...

Gun injuries fall during NRA conventions, study says

When a state hosted a convention, and presumably a higher percentage of local gun enthusiasts attended, gun-related injuries...

Missing CDC employee last fall said he was trying to ‘help the lives of others’

Months before Centers for Disease Control and Prevention employee Timothy Cunningham disappeared, he had been named one of...

Music streaming service Spotify files for public listing in filing that highlights data analysis

Spotify, listing its location as Luxembourg, posted revenue of 4.1 billion euros ($5 billion) last year, up 39%...

Hope Hicks to Resign as White House Communications Director

She did not say what her next job would be, and her departure date was unclear, but it...

Bill Ackman Surrenders in His Five-Year War Against Herbalife

Feb. 28, 2018 4:47 p.m. ET William Ackman is ending his crusade against Herbalife Ltd. HLF 6.30% ,...

Scared but Resilient, Stoneman Douglas Students Return to Class

She was nervous, and she worried she would cry when she walked through the courtyard where she would...

Former Bafana Bafana captain Steven Pienaar has annoucned his retirement from professional football – News

Posted: 28 February 2018 Time: 23:20 Former Bafana Bafana captain Steven Pienaar has announced his retirement from professional...

Ghana man teaching computing without computers becomes viral hit

Image copyright Innocent Frimpong Image caption Students are expected to pass a technology exam - even if they...

Nigeria must plan beyond oil to survive- Gowon, others – Vanguard

Former Head of State, Gen. Yakubu Gowon, said on Wednesday, that Nigeria must take decisive steps to plan...

About 500,000 Ghanaians live in Nigeria – Envoy – Vanguard

The Consul-General of Ghana in Lagos, Mr. Maxwell Awiaya, on Wednesday, disclosed that there are about 500,000 Ghanaians...

How selective justice is eroding peace in Cote d’Ivoire – IRIN

Bringing war criminals to justice is a cornerstone for building reconciliation and stability in countries emerging from armed...

Spanish LaLiga match report Atletico Madrid v Leganes 28 February 2018 – News

Posted: 28 February 2018 Time: 23:12 Antoine Griezmann scored four goals to guide Atletico Madrid to a 4-0...

Political appointee at Interior resigns over birther, anti-Muslim comments

Christine Bauserman, a former Republican activist in Arizona who also worked for President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign, served...

Trump says ‘bump stocks’ are gone, may use executive order to ban device

During a meeting with lawmakers on Feb. 28 at the White House about school shootings, President Trump said...

Neymar goes under the knife, misses Real clash

Paris - Brazilian superstar Neymar will undergo surgery on his fractured foot in Brazil at the end of...

Dick’s Sporting Goods Stops Selling Assault-Style Weapons, Raises Age for Gun Buyers

Dick’s Sporting Goods Inc. DKS 0.69% said it has stopped selling assault-style rifles at all its stores and...

Music streamer Spotify files to go public

Jefferson Graham  |  USA TODAY LOS ANGELES — Money-losing music streamer Spotify, which lost $1.5 billion in 2017, filed...