Category: WORLD

Attorney: Oklahoma state senator plans to resign 0

Attorney: Oklahoma state senator plans to resign

FILE – This March 16, 2017, file photo, provided by the Cleveland County Sheriff’s Office in Norman, Okla., shows Ralph Shortey, a Republican state senator who is facing felony child prostitution charges after police...

Some Kurds in Turkey protest referendum during festival 0

Some Kurds in Turkey protest referendum during festival

People gather around a bonfire after Turkish authorities permitted the Newroz celebration, in Diyarbakir, Turkey, Tuesday, March 21, 2017. Thousands celebrated the Newroz festival in Istanbul and in Diyarbakir, a mainly Kurdish city in...

EU to hold Brexit summit for 27 members on April 29 0

EU to hold Brexit summit for 27 members on April 29

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, right, and European Council President Donald Tusk, center, greet Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe during a meeting at the Europa building in Brussels on Tuesday, March 21, 2017. Abe...

BMW expects higher profits and more electric cars 0

BMW expects higher profits and more electric cars

The logo of German car manufacturer BMW is photographed at a BMW M6 Coupe car during the earnings press conference in Munich, Germany, Tuesday, March 21, 2017. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader) FRANKFURT, Germany — German...

Leicester striker Vardy says he gets death threats 0

Leicester striker Vardy says he gets death threats

Leicester’s Jamie Vardy reacts after he failed to score during the English Premier League soccer match between West Ham and Leicester City at London Stadium in London, Saturday, March 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)...

High court nominee to face daylong questioning in Senate 0

High court nominee to face daylong questioning in Senate

Supreme Court Justice nominee Neil Gorsuch is sworn-in on Capitol Hill in Washington, Monday, March 20, 2017, during his confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais) WASHINGTON — Supreme Court...

Taiwan announces plan to build own submarines 0

Taiwan announces plan to build own submarines

Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen, left, waves from a Zwaardvis-class submarine during a visit at Zuoying Naval base in Kaohsiung, southern Taiwan, Tuesday, March 21, 2017. Tsai talks about the plan of manufacturing submarines domestically...