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President Trump Signs Directive That Could Affect Tech Hiring in US

President Trump Signs Directive That Could Affect Tech Hiring in US

On the "hire American" front, the executive order directs federal agencies to more strictly enforce H1-B visa laws and propose reforms to the program to prevent fraud and abuse and ensure visas are ...

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Mattis says North Korea missile test meant to provoke

Mattis says North Korea missile test meant to provoke

The country's vice-foreign minister Han Song-ryol told the BBC that any military action by America would trigger an " all out war". "And so while we don't understand the details of that, behind the s...

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Georgia special election result lets both sides claim victory

Because no one got over 50 percent of the vote, however, there will be a runoff between the top two vote getters, Ossoff and Handel (who got 19 percent), on June 20. "The reaction has been that they...

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Patriots meet Trump without Tom Brady, some teammates

Three of whom - LeGarrette Blount , Martellus Bennet, and Devin McCourty - said their absence was an act of protest against the Trump administration. Brady's decision not to visit the White House com...

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Arkansas Executions: What's Next for the Inmates Who Were Scheduled to Die

ET (midnight Central Time) when the execution warrant was to expire. "While this has been an exhausting day for all involved, we will continue to fight back on last minute appeals and efforts to b...

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Israeli defense officials: Assad still has chemical weapons

A senior Israeli military officer, in a briefing to Israeli reporters, said "a few tonnes of chemical weapons" remained in the hands of Assad's forces, a military spokesman told Reuters. A fact-find...

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U.S. Defense Secretary Mattis addresses confusion over carrier

The Navy on April 8 said it was directing a naval strike group headed by the USS Carl Vinson supercarrier to "sail north", as a " prudent measure" to deter North Korea. However, privately other off...

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During Visit to Asia, Pence Warns North Korea and Reassures Japan

During Visit to Asia, Pence Warns North Korea and Reassures Japan

Tensions have risen in the region of late, as the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) has conducted multiple missile tests and two nuclear tests in the past 18 months, with the United States'...

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Norwegian Cruise Line Is Adding Lifeguards Across the Fleet

Norwegian Cruise Line Is Adding Lifeguards Across the Fleet

It has a 29.52 P/E ratio. Franklin Street Inc Nc reported 16,407 shares or 0.09% of all its holdings. The company reported $0.56 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.55 by ...

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Tillerson Says Iran Nuclear Deal Failed

The nuclear deal was sealed in Vienna in July 2015 after 18 months of negotiations led by former Secretary of State John Kerry and diplomats from the other four permanent members of the U.N. "What I s...

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Man held over 'imminent' France terror plot wanted in Belgium

Man held over 'imminent' France terror plot wanted in Belgium

She said Wednesday that "I am a candidate in the election for the French republic" and said Europe is acting like France's "enemy". Le Pen on Monday pledged to suspend all immigration with immediate...

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'Review of H-1B too little, too late'

'Review of H-1B too little, too late'

President Trump signed an executive order in Wisconsin on Tuesday to direct federal agencies to "Buy American, Hire American". Disney and Edison have said that they paid foreign contractors comp...

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Indonesia prosecutors seek 2 years probation for Jakarta gov

Indonesia prosecutors seek 2 years probation for Jakarta gov

Purnama is standing trial on blasphemy charges stemming from the divisive campaign that also featured mass rallies led by Islamist hardliners and alleged plots to overthrow President Joko Widodo, wh...

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US Vice President: US will work with Japan on DPRK

US Vice President: US will work with Japan on DPRK

Reviving TPP even without the US would allow Japan to present itself as a regional leader and an alternative to China, Harris wrote in a research note. The frontrunner to replace ousted President Park...

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US to Enhance Military Presence in Asia Pacific: Vice President Pence

Pence arrived in Tokyo on Tuesday from South Korea where he started his 10-day trip to Asia on Sunday hours after the North Korean missile test. "There is an global consensus now, including the Chin...

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Australia govt abolishes visa programme used largely by Indians

Australia govt abolishes visa programme used largely by Indians

Announcing the policy change on Facebook , prime minister Malcolm Turnbull said he was "putting Australians first" by giving them priority for jobs now open to overseas workers. Inspired by Trump,...

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Russia relations may be 'all-time low'

Sergey Lavrov said Thursday that inspectors from the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons should both visit the Syrian air base, which the USA said had served as a platform for the att...

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Tory election manifesto 'will include PM's Brexit pledges' to stifle rebellion

May, who took office in July after an internal Conservative Party leadership race, wants the election to increase her majority in Parliament and consolidate her power as she faces both pro-EU oppositi...

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McDonald's staff tried to stall Facebook murder suspect, says owner

McDonald's staff tried to stall Facebook murder suspect, says owner

Two daughters of the elderly man who was randomly shot to death by a Cleveland social worker who says he "snapped" in a breaking point over the difficulties in his life told reporters on Monday that...

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Turnbull changes Australian citizenship laws: English fluency now required for migrants

Turnbull changes Australian citizenship laws: English fluency now required for migrants

More money ought to be invested into training Australia into a skilled work force according to Susan Temepleman. On Tuesday, US President Donald Trump had signed an executive order to review the H-1...

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Evacuations in New Zealand ahead of powerful cyclone making landfall

It is expected to bring torrential rain and winds gusting at up to 150 km per hour, and has been classified as an extra-tropical cyclone. As residents in New Zealand's Bay of Plenty prepare to bear ...

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North Korea Postpones Nuclear Showdown With US

North Korea Postpones Nuclear Showdown With US

In a call with Sergei Lavrov later Friday, Wang Yi said the common goal of the two nations was to "bring all the parties back to the negotiating table", according to a statement on China's Foreign Min...

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Japan and Australia to deepen ties amid North Korea tension

Japan and Australia to deepen ties amid North Korea tension

Pence cited China's decision to return coal imports from North Korea as an example showing USA strategy is bearing fruit. The announcement followed an inaugural meeting Tuesday of the U.S. But it's ...

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From Carrier Flight Deck, Pence Warns N. Korea: 'The Sword Stands Ready'

From Carrier Flight Deck, Pence Warns N. Korea: 'The Sword Stands Ready'

Through three American administrations, the US and its allies had worked tirelessly to peacefully dismantle the nuclear program and alleviate the suffering of the North Korean people. At that event he...

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Visually impaired kids on the hunt for beeping eggs

Visually impaired kids on the hunt for beeping eggs

This is the 11th year for the Culver's egg hunt, which is open to children up to age 12. This event is free to the public. Columbus Community Hospital will host a hunt starting at 6 p.m. "I thought ...

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Son of Metallica Bass Player Debuts Onstage with Korn. He's 12

Son of Metallica Bass Player Debuts Onstage with Korn. He's 12

On Monday, the little musician made his on-stage debut with the band in Bógota, Colombia. Below, Tye has a bass solo that causes someone in the crowd to seemingly uncontrollably scream, "WHOA!" Appa...

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Stoltenberg: NATO Is Bedrock Of Security For Both Europe And North America

On Wednesday , following his meeting with Stoltenberg , Trump , who had been a frequent critic of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, declared the alliance "no longer obsolete" and called on its 29 ...

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Donald Trump's Visa Crackdown: Should India Have Been Better Prepared?

Donald Trump's Visa Crackdown: Should India Have Been Better Prepared?

The main source nations of 457 visa holders are India, which accounts for about a quarter of all visas, followed by Britain, at 19.5 per cent, and China, at 5.8 per cent. "We're all about putting ...

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Three police officers among four injured in Finsbury Park explosion

Three police officers among four injured in Finsbury Park explosion

A man is in a life-threatening condition in hospital after suffering "serious burns" in an explosion at a house in north London. Soon after police arrived, a large explosion ripped through the prope...

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Quest for poll symbol ousts Sasikala and kin

Sasikala's marginalisation within Tamil Nadu's ruling party. He said he wanted no confrontation with others to ensure it doesn't weaken the party and insisted "I will never go against" the AIADMK. D...

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