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iphone 7s and iphone 8: rumors, news, specs, and price


the iphone 7s may not be due out until later this year, but we are already hearing a number of rumors about apple’s next flagships. the latest rumblings characterize the iphone 7s and iphone 7s plus as the follow-ups to the iphone 7 and iphone 7 plus, respectively. rumors hint that these 7s models will be mid-range alternatives to a rumored top-of-the-line iphone 8.it’s unclear how the naming will work or if we will get three new iphones instead of two. if you want to read about the rumored high-end oled iphone with a curved screen and other game-changing tech, check out our iphone 8 news post.more: iphone 8 news and rumorshere’s everything we know so far about the new iphone 7s and 7s plus models coming in september 2017.release datewe’ve long expected the iphone 7s to show up at apple’s






resurgent apple prepares for iphone's 10th anniversary model update


news analysis: following a record quarter, apple is preparing for a big iphone introduction in september that the company hopes will keep its smartphone sales on a roll.






asteroids are flying past earth more often than usual


space rocks appear to be taking aim at earth. the fourth asteroid this year buzzed the earth about midday thursday, p ing between the earth and moon. it wasn’t quite as close as the one in september that missed us by just 24,000 miles, nearly as close as some geosynchronous ellites, or sunday’s visitor, which p ed within…






b master angler of the year championship will return to lake mille lacs


after a robust success that included some homegrown success, the b master angler of the year championship will return in september to lake mille lacs.the decision to return to minnesota “was easy,” according to b master in a news release monday. over three days of fishing last fall, the top 50 anglers caught 729 b , which produced 139 limits and amounted to a total three-day weight of 2,878 pounds, 5 ounces.seth feider, the only minnesotan fishing among the world’s best b anglers and a late qualifier for the championship,  dominated from start to finish and won the tournament  last september with a three-day total of 76 pounds, five ounces.“i didn’t even think i had a chance of making it here. it’s really special this week. i had a great time out there,” said feider, of bloomington. “i lov






the muslim brotherhood and trump’s terror list


during his short but imp ioned inauguration address, donald trump listed just one specific foreign policy objective for his incoming administration: the battle against “radical islamic terrorism”, which he pledged to “eradicate from the face of the earth”. to be sure, since george w bush launched the war on terror in the wake of the september 11,…






rihanna takes her role of global amb ador for education to malawi


rihanna displayed her global amb ador for education duties when she paid a visit to malawi to meet with educators, government officials, and schoolchildren to promote access to education for children, tmz reports.read: keke palmer is tired of people comparing her to rihannathe bajan superstar’s eighth album, anti, founds its way to the fifth spot on billboard’s best albums of 2016, and her venture into the fashion world has mimicked her al success with her puma clothing line. this new year finds riri achieving success on a whole new level when she made her way to malawi, africa as part of her amb ador role, alongside her clara lionel foundation’s collaboration with the global partnership for education and the global citizens.the partnership focuses on the promotion of access to education f






attorney general, group announce ault kit tracking


madison, wis. — wisconsin attorney general brad schimel and a ual ault prevention group launched an initiative monday to help victims track evidence in their cases.more than 6,000 ual ault evidence kits were sitting untested on wisconsin shelves in 2014. the kits are sitting for a variety of reasons, including prosecutors deciding cases were too weak to warrant testing, cases were resolved without the need for testing or victims refused to cooperate with investigators. a usa today network investigation in 2015 found at least 70,000 untested kits nationwide.victim advocates have pushed for testing all the kits to establish dna profiles that could help identify serial offenders.the wisconsin department of justice received $4 million in federal grants in september 2015 to accelerate testing.






caterpillar will move headquarters to chicago area, citing transportation access


by september of that year, with thousands of layoffs looming, the headquarters plan was put on hold indefinitely.last year marked the fourth consecutive year that caterpillar revenue fell, the first time that's happened in the company's 92-year [email protected]@chicagotribune.comtwitter @beckyyeraktwitter @samwilltravel






for apple’s iphone sales, size matters


at a generally gloomy time for sales of its flagship iphone, apple inc. is finding a silver lining: customers are willing to pay more for better features.when it launched its iphone 7 in september, apple for the first time packed the more expensive “plus” model with extra hardware not available in the standard model, in addition to a larger screen.the iphone 7 plus, which starts at $769, comes with a dual- era system that...






400m people use facebook audio and video calling each month


facebook’s push for video goes well beyond the news feed. on today’s earnings call, mark zuckerberg said 400 million people are making audio and video calls each month, up swiftly from 300 million in just september.we’ll have more analysis shortly.






apple breaks losing streak, as sales of iphone 7 shine


apple inc. snapped out of three straight quarters of falling revenue as strong demand for the iphone 7 raised investors’ hopes that the technology giant is emerging from its roughest period since it reinvented the market for mobile devices.sales of the new smartphone model, which apple unveiled in september, propelled total iphone shipments 5% higher to a record during the three months through december. iphones, which account for...






apple breaks losing streak, as sales of iphone 7 shine


apple inc. snapped out of three straight quarters of falling revenue as strong demand for the iphone 7 raised investors’ hopes that the technology giant is emerging from its roughest period since it reinvented the market for mobile devices.sales of the new smartphone model, which apple unveiled in september, propelled total iphone shipments 5% higher to a record during the three months through december. iphones, which account for...






markets right now: strong hiring news sends stocks higher


new york — the latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):11:45 a.m.stocks rose in midday trading after the government reported that u.s. employers stepped up their hiring last month.the gain of 227,000 jobs in january was the biggest increase since september, the labor department reported early friday.bank and financial stocks rose after president donald trump took a first step in scaling back post-crisis financial industry regulations. goldman sachs jumped 4 percent and jpmorgan rose 2.5 percent.the standard & poor's 500 index rose 13 points, or 0.6 percent, to 2,294.the dow jones industrial average rose 160 points, or 0.8 percent, to 20,045. the nasdaq composite increased 1 points, or 0.3 percent, to 5,651.bond prices rose. the yield on the 10-year treasury note f






fbi releases gamergate file


the fbi released its file on a series of death threats, bomb reports, and other har ment by people claiming affiliation with gamergate. the bureau investigated these actions, which targeted two women in the gaming community, between september 2014 and september 2015. the agency eventually called it quits when it failed to uncover any leads on the individuals who had wreaked havoc on these women and the people around them during that period.gamergate was nominally focused on ethics in game journalism. yet the fbi's investigation showed that people who purported involvement with the movement--gamergators, as one of the emails included in the file said they preferred to be called--were more focused on feminism. the women they targeted, whose identities were redacted from fbi documents but are






imf cuts kenya growth outlook on bank loan charges cap


nairobi, kenya—a cap on bank loan charges will shave 0.8 percentage points or 800 basis points off kenya’s growth rate in 2017, the international monetary fund said thursday.the cap stops lenders from charging more than 400 basis points above the central-bank lending rate, which has remained at 10.5% since the measure e into force in mid-september 2016. it was pushed through parliament by the government of uhuru kenyatta in the...






apple iphone 8 news: specs, price, release date


apple’s iphone 7s isn’t due until september, meaning the next top-of-the-line iphone — reportedly called the iphone 8 — isn’t supposed to arrive until 2017. but that hasn’t stopped legions of fans from fervently speculating.it’ll reportedly launch alongside two cheaper, smaller iphone models called the iphone 7s and iphone 7s plus. however, it’s unclear if all three models will actually launch in september 2017, or what the naming conventions will be.more: iphone 7s and 7s plus news and rumorshere’s what we’ve learned so far about the iphone 8. battery: wireless chargingapple has long been rumored to be working on wireless charging for a future version of the iphone, and while energous ceo steve rizzone has hinted in the past that it has inked a deal with “one of the largest consumer elect






new zealand’s new leader sets september date for election


wellington, new zealand (ap) — new zealand’s recently appointed prime minister bill english announced wednesday that the country will hold a national election in september in what will be a test of his popularity following the surprise resignation of former leader john key.english said his conservative national party will paign on its strong record with the economy. he said that budget surpluses would allow the government to spend more on infrastructure as well as pay down debt and enact tax cuts.“we’re in a fantastic position of having an economy generating, in the last 12 months, well over 100,000 jobs,” english said.he said few countries in the developed world were enjoying the same level of economic success.most read storiesunlimited digital access. $1 for 4 weeks.figures released wedn






gopro will relese the hero 6 in 2017


gopro has been going through a rough patch lately. it released its first ever drone, the karma, in september but had to ground it and recall 2,500 units a month later.the result is a $116 million new loss in the last earnings report. but things may be looking up - company ceo nicholas woodman has confirmed that the next flagship gopro era - the hero 6 - will come sometime in 2017.this clears the air as to whether gopro will release a era every year or every two years.gopro put the karma on the shelves once again so hopefully it can go back in the black in 2017.source | via






spacex plans to ramp up its launch frequency with a new launch pad in florida


why it matters to you it's still a ways off, but the imminent increase in activity will take us one step closer to getting humans on mars.spacex’s launch pad rocket explosion in september 2016 was a serious blow to the company’s reputation, but it soon got its project back on track with a faster-than-expected return to flight last month.clearly brimming with confidence, and determined as ever to move toward its ultimate goal of deep space exploration using reusable technology, spacex is about to ramp up its launch schedule to a level not seen in its seven-year history of rocket launches.making full use of its new launch pad at nasa’s kennedy space center in florida, elon musk’s space company is keen to undertake missions up to a couple of times a month.speaking to reuters on monday, space






gopro will release the hero 6 in 2017


gopro has been going through a rough patch lately. it released its first ever drone, the karma, in september but had to ground it and recall 2,500 units a month later.the result is a $116 million new loss in the last earnings report. but things may be looking up - company ceo nicholas woodman has confirmed that the next flagship gopro era - the hero 6 - will come sometime in 2017.this clears the air as to whether gopro will release a era every year or every two years.gopro put the karma on the shelves once again so hopefully it can go back in the black in 2017.source | via






blu vivo 5r is just $149.99 today only


blu launched the vivo 5r last september, and it's been available ever since in unlocked form for $199.99. that's not a very large amount of course, but what if you could have one of these devices for even less?well, you can now, but only if you act fast. today only, amazon has decided to shave a cool $50 off the vivo 5r's price. so if you grab one within the next few hours you'll only pay $149.99. both grey and gold color versions are available.the phone supports at&t and t-mobile, but not sprint and verizon, keep that in mind. it comes with a 5.5-inch 1080p touchscreen, a 13 mp rear era, an 8 mp selfie shooter with led flash, the mediatek mt6753 soc (with a 1.3 ghz octa-core cortex-a53 cpu), 3gb of ram, 32gb of expandable storage, 4g, a fingerprint scanner on the back, and a 3,150 mah






autistic teen to be charged as adult in mother's slaying


greenville, s.c. — an autistic south carolina boy who authorities say fatally stabbed his mother dozens of time when he was 13 will be charged as an adult.media outlets report that 44-year-old isabel zuluaga was found dead inside her simpsonville home in september 2015 after she had been stabbed at least 28 times.the solicitor's office announced tuesday that zuluaga's 14-year-old son will be tried as an adult for the crime. the ociated press does not typically identify juveniles who are charged with crimes.investigators say the boy confessed after initially denying knowledge of what happened to his mother.if convicted as an adult, he would face a sentence of no less than 30 years. if he had been tried and convicted as a juvenile, he could have been released from incarceration at age 21.






us wages, benefits rise 0.6 percent in 4th quarter


washington — wages and benefits paid to u.s. civilian workers grew at a steady pace in the fourth quarter.the labor department says total compen ion rose 0.5 percent from october through december, a tad slower than 0.6 percent growth in the july-september period. wages and salaries increased 0.5 percent, benefits 0.4 percent.in the 12 months that ended dec. 31, compen ion increased 2.2 percent, up from an annual gain of 2 percent a year earlier.wages and salaries, which account for 70 percent of compen ion, were up 2.3 percent in the fourth quarter from a year earlier, and benefits rose 2.1 percent.






conn. man whose mom died at sea insists he didn't sabotage boat


new york — a vermont man is adamantly denying that he sabotaged his fishing boat, causing it to sink and his mother to be lost at sea.nathan carman told abc's "20/20" that he patched some holes with marine putty but insisted it was seaworthy. insurance companies claim in court that "faulty repairs" were made the day before the vessel sank.carman and his mother, linda carman, of connecticut, left from rhode island on a fishing trip in september. nathan carman was found alone in a life raft eight days later. his mother is presumed dead.carman walked out at one point during the interview that aired friday evening. he said he's misunderstood and a police target because of a diagnosis of asperger's syndrome. the condition is on the autism spectrum.






president trump attacks cnn as fake news, again defending paris dennard


published on: , feb 4th, 2017 hometown news / politics / us news | by sierra jones share thistagscnncnn reportfake newsfox newsfox news channelgopliberal biasliberals vs conservativesmedia biasnew yorkparis dennardpresident trumpreporter insultedrepublican partypresident donald trump called cnn “fake news” on wednesday during a white house event honoring black history month.p o/jinkies btrump was going around the table, pointing out a pair of attendees who had supported him on cable news. the president pointed to darrell scott, a pastor and early trump supporter, whom trump said he first met “when he was defending me on television,” then called out paris dennard, a gop strategist and cnn contributor, who was also seated at the table.“paris has done an amazing job in a very hostile cnn comm






president trump attacks cnn as fake news, again defending paris dennard


published on: , feb 4th, 2017 hometown news / politics / us news | by sierra jones share thistagscnncnn reportfake newsfox newsfox news channelgopliberal biasliberals vs conservativesmedia biasnew yorkparis dennardpresident trumpreporter insultedrepublican partypresident donald trump called cnn “fake news” on wednesday during a white house event honoring black history month.p o/jinkies btrump was going around the table, pointing out a pair of attendees who had supported him on cable news. the president pointed to darrell scott, a pastor and early trump supporter, whom trump said he first met “when he was defending me on television,” then called out paris dennard, a gop strategist and cnn contributor, who was also seated at the table.“paris has done an amazing job in a very hostile cnn comm






president trump attacks cnn as fake news, again defending paris dennard


published on: , feb 4th, 2017 hometown news / politics / us news | by sierra jones share thistagscnncnn reportfake newsfox newsfox news channelgopliberal biasliberals vs conservativesmedia biasnew yorkparis dennardpresident trumpreporter insultedrepublican partypresident donald trump called cnn “fake news” on wednesday during a white house event honoring black history month.p o/jinkies btrump was going around the table, pointing out a pair of attendees who had supported him on cable news. the president pointed to darrell scott, a pastor and early trump supporter, whom trump said he first met “when he was defending me on television,” then called out paris dennard, a gop strategist and cnn contributor, who was also seated at the table.“paris has done an amazing job in a very hostile cnn comm






president trump attacks cnn as fake news, again defending paris dennard


published on: , feb 4th, 2017 hometown news / politics / us news | by sierra jones share thistagscnncnn reportfake newsfox newsfox news channelgopliberal biasliberals vs conservativesmedia biasnew yorkparis dennardpresident trumpreporter insultedrepublican partypresident donald trump called cnn “fake news” on wednesday during a white house event honoring black history month.p o/jinkies btrump was going around the table, pointing out a pair of attendees who had supported him on cable news. the president pointed to darrell scott, a pastor and early trump supporter, whom trump said he first met “when he was defending me on television,” then called out paris dennard, a gop strategist and cnn contributor, who was also seated at the table.“paris has done an amazing job in a very hostile cnn comm






president trump attacks cnn as fake news, again defending paris dennard


published on: , feb 4th, 2017 hometown news / politics / us news | by sierra jones share thistagscnncnn reportfake newsfox newsfox news channelgopliberal biasliberals vs conservativesmedia biasnew yorkparis dennardpresident trumpreporter insultedrepublican partypresident donald trump called cnn “fake news” on wednesday during a white house event honoring black history month.p o/jinkies btrump was going around the table, pointing out a pair of attendees who had supported him on cable news. the president pointed to darrell scott, a pastor and early trump supporter, whom trump said he first met “when he was defending me on television,” then called out paris dennard, a gop strategist and cnn contributor, who was also seated at the table.“paris has done an amazing job in a very hostile cnn comm






denver sheriff’s deputies punished after inmates kept too long behind bars – the


two denver jail inmates were held beyond their release dates after deputies, who said they were overworked, made mistakes when entering information into computerized records.deputies brian jardis and gregory shimek each were suspended two days in january for their mistakes, according to copies of their disciplinary letters obtained by the denver post.jardis’ mistake in september led to a female inmate being held seven days longer than her sentence in september in the denver county jail, his jan. 25 letter said.and shimek’s error in data entry led to a man spending four extra days behind bars in july, according to his jan. 3 letter.while the deputies admitted their errors and apologized, both argued that short-staffing in the records unit contributed to the mistakes.the department’s records






trump vows to overturn ban on political activity by churches


president trump speaks during the national prayer breakfast on feb. 2, 2017, in washington.(p o: evan vucci, ap)washington — president trump promised faith leaders thursday that he would "totally destroy" the law that prohibits churches from engaging in political activity, a move that would upend 63 years of settled tax law.in an appearance at the annual national prayer breakfast, trump said he would make good on his promise to overturn the so-called johnson amendment, which bans public charities — including churches — from paigning for or against a candidate for for elected office. those who do risk losing their tax exemption."among those freedoms is the right to worship according to our own beliefs. that is why i will get rid of and totally destroy the johnson amendment and allow our rep






mercer deputy who s man with toy gun found not at fault


princeton, w.va. — authorities have cleared of wrongdoing a west virginia deputy who fatally s a man wielding a toy pistol.mercer county prosecutor george sitler tells the charleston gazette-mail (http://bit.ly/2km6d1q) that the man who was killed, 69-year-old dennis stanley, was drunk and using other substances at the time of the september shooting.deputy adam ballard s and killed stanley on sept. 10 in the middle of west virginia route 71 in montcalm.sitler says a resident had called 911 because stanley was waving the pistol around and acting erratically. he says that from a short distance, it looked like a real gun.ballard is still employed by the sheriff's department. sitler says the investigation is complete, and he has no plans to present the case to the grand jury.






nadia murad recounds human trafficking horrors in the hands of islamic state mus


published on: mon, feb 6th, 2017 religion / world news | by laura jones share thistags10 year old gang d6 year old d in dubai6 year old d in india7 year old dabortion gang germanyhuman rightshuman rights violationhuman rights violationshuman traffickingiraqisisislamic countriesislamic extremistsislamic hardlinersislamic stateislamic state in iraq and the levantislamic state of iraq and syriaislamic state of iraq and the levantkidnappingmuslims allegations traffickingsharia lawun human rightswomen's healthwomen's issueswomen's rightsyazidia human trafficking survivor is shocking the world as she details the horrors of captivity in the hands of islamic state militants. nadia murad basee taha recounted the treatment of herself and thousands of other women and s.“we didn’t feel valued as human






conn. man whose mom died at sea insists he didn't sabotage boat


new york — a connecticut boater is adamantly denying that he sabotaged his fishing boat, causing it to sink and his mother to be lost at sea.nathan carman told abc's "20/20" that he patched some holes with marine putty but insisted it was seaworthy. insurance companies claim in court that "incomplete, improper, and faulty repairs" were made the day before the vessel sank.carman and his mother, linda carman, of middletown, connecticut, left on a fishing trip in september. nathan carman was found alone in a life raft eight days later.his 54-year-old mother is presumed dead.carman walked out at one point during the interview aired friday evening. he said he's misunderstood and a police target because of a diagnosis of asperger's syndrome. the condition is on the autism spectrum.






tizen 4.0 incoming with support for microsoft's .net


samsung’s tizen os is heading towards version 4.0 and it will debut .net integration. this will enable more developers to jump on the platform since it can bring over developers from the microsoft p (.net is a microsoft technology similar to java and was used in windows, both desktop and mobile).tizen 4.0 preview 3 will launch next month and a near-final version should come out in september. this will support both arm and x86 processors. .net standard 2.0 with xamarin.forms 2.5.0 (or higher) can be used (this is a gui toolkit that works on anything from a mac to a tizen phone).performance is expected to surp the current web apps used in tizen starting with preview 3. so, you can expect your fridge apps to run faster.source






transcript: mike pence speech at march for life in washington dc


published on: , jan 28th, 2017 religion / us headlines | by laura jones share thistagsabortionabortion protestabortion rallyabortion ratesfederal fundingfunding abortionsindianamarch for lifemexicoroe v waderoe v wade anniversaryroe vs wadesupreme courtus congressus supreme courtwashingtonwashington dcwhite housetranscript via life site newsthank you karen and charlotte, and thank all of you on behalf of pres. donald trump, my wife karen, and my daughter charlotte.i’d like to welcome you all to washington dc for the 44th annual march for life. it’s a good day. it’s the best day i’ve ever seen for the march for life, in more ways than one.i’m deeply humbled to stand before you today. i’m deeply humbled to be the first vice president of the united states to ever have the privilege to attend






transcript: mike pence speech at march for life in washington dc


published on: , jan 28th, 2017 religion / us headlines | by laura jones share thistagsabortionabortion protestabortion rallyabortion ratesfederal fundingfunding abortionsindianamarch for lifemexicoroe v waderoe v wade anniversaryroe vs wadesupreme courtus congressus supreme courtwashingtonwashington dcwhite housetranscript via life site newsthank you karen and charlotte, and thank all of you on behalf of pres. donald trump, my wife karen, and my daughter charlotte.i’d like to welcome you all to washington dc for the 44th annual march for life. it’s a good day. it’s the best day i’ve ever seen for the march for life, in more ways than one.i’m deeply humbled to stand before you today. i’m deeply humbled to be the first vice president of the united states to ever have the privilege to attend






transcript: mike pence speech at march for life in washington dc


published on: , jan 28th, 2017 religion / us headlines | by laura jones share thistagsabortionabortion protestabortion rallyabortion ratesfederal fundingfunding abortionsindianamarch for lifemexicoroe v waderoe v wade anniversaryroe vs wadesupreme courtus congressus supreme courtwashingtonwashington dcwhite housetranscript via life site newsthank you karen and charlotte, and thank all of you on behalf of pres. donald trump, my wife karen, and my daughter charlotte.i’d like to welcome you all to washington dc for the 44th annual march for life. it’s a good day. it’s the best day i’ve ever seen for the march for life, in more ways than one.i’m deeply humbled to stand before you today. i’m deeply humbled to be the first vice president of the united states to ever have the privilege to attend






transcript: mike pence speech at march for life in washington dc


published on: , jan 28th, 2017 religion / us headlines | by laura jones share thistagsabortionabortion protestabortion rallyabortion ratesfederal fundingfunding abortionsindianamarch for lifemexicoroe v waderoe v wade anniversaryroe vs wadesupreme courtus congressus supreme courtwashingtonwashington dcwhite housetranscript via life site newsthank you karen and charlotte, and thank all of you on behalf of pres. donald trump, my wife karen, and my daughter charlotte.i’d like to welcome you all to washington dc for the 44th annual march for life. it’s a good day. it’s the best day i’ve ever seen for the march for life, in more ways than one.i’m deeply humbled to stand before you today. i’m deeply humbled to be the first vice president of the united states to ever have the privilege to attend






transcript: mike pence speech at march for life in washington dc


published on: , jan 28th, 2017 religion / us headlines | by laura jones share thistagsabortionabortion protestabortion rallyabortion ratesfederal fundingfunding abortionsindianamarch for lifemexicoroe v waderoe v wade anniversaryroe vs wadesupreme courtus congressus supreme courtwashingtonwashington dcwhite housetranscript via life site newsthank you karen and charlotte, and thank all of you on behalf of pres. donald trump, my wife karen, and my daughter charlotte.i’d like to welcome you all to washington dc for the 44th annual march for life. it’s a good day. it’s the best day i’ve ever seen for the march for life, in more ways than one.i’m deeply humbled to stand before you today. i’m deeply humbled to be the first vice president of the united states to ever have the privilege to attend






transcript: mike pence speech at march for life in washington dc


published on: , jan 28th, 2017 religion / us headlines | by laura jones share thistagsabortionabortion protestabortion rallyabortion ratesfederal fundingfunding abortionsindianamarch for lifemexicoroe v waderoe v wade anniversaryroe vs wadesupreme courtus congressus supreme courtwashingtonwashington dcwhite housetranscript via life site newsthank you karen and charlotte, and thank all of you on behalf of pres. donald trump, my wife karen, and my daughter charlotte.i’d like to welcome you all to washington dc for the 44th annual march for life. it’s a good day. it’s the best day i’ve ever seen for the march for life, in more ways than one.i’m deeply humbled to stand before you today. i’m deeply humbled to be the first vice president of the united states to ever have the privilege to attend






transcript: mike pence speech at march for life in washington dc


published on: , jan 28th, 2017 religion / us headlines | by laura jones share thistagsabortionabortion protestabortion rallyabortion ratesfederal fundingfunding abortionsindianamarch for lifemexicoroe v waderoe v wade anniversaryroe vs wadesupreme courtus congressus supreme courtwashingtonwashington dcwhite housetranscript via life site newsthank you karen and charlotte, and thank all of you on behalf of pres. donald trump, my wife karen, and my daughter charlotte.i’d like to welcome you all to washington dc for the 44th annual march for life. it’s a good day. it’s the best day i’ve ever seen for the march for life, in more ways than one.i’m deeply humbled to stand before you today. i’m deeply humbled to be the first vice president of the united states to ever have the privilege to attend






germany's 'anglicism' of the year is 'fake news'


berlin — meet germany's english import of the year: "fake news."a jury of academics on tuesday announced that the increasingly ubiquitous phrase, which germans almost invariably use in the original english, has been chosen as "anglicism of the year" for 2016. it beat "darknet," ''hate speech" and variations on "brexit/-exit."the jury, which includes specialists in languages, said the winner was distinguished by its "overwhelming and sustained public presence" and that "it fills a gap in german vocabulary that can't entirely be filled without the word 'fake.'"concern is high in germany about the possible impact of deliberately bogus news on the country's election in september.in a separate decision, "postfaktisch" — or "post-truth" — was declared germany's word of the year for 2016 in decem






new zealand's new leader sets september date for election


wellington, new zealand — new zealand's recently appointed prime minister bill english announced the country will hold its national election on sept. 23 in what will become a test of his popularity following the surprise december resignation of former leader john key.english said wednesday his conservative national party will paign on its strong record with the economy. he said that budget surpluses would allow the government to spend more on infrastructure as well as pay down debt and enact tax cuts.opposition leader andrew little said the country was suffering from a housing crisis that needs fixing. little's labour party has formed an opposition alliance with the liberal green party.under new zealand law, the prime minister gets to choose the date of the national election, which is held






davis cup: france completes 4-1 victory over japan


tokyo — france completed a 4-1 win over japan in their davis cup world group first-round tie on sunday.france secured a quarterfinal berth on urday with a win by the doubles pairing of pierre-hugues herbert and nicolas mahut that followed singles victories by richard gasquet and gilles simon.on sunday, captain yannick noah had the luxury of resting gasquet and simon. mahut replaced gasquet and took the first set off yoshihito nishioka 6-1 before the japanese player retired with a left wrist injury.yasutaka uchiyama beat herbert 6-4, 6-4 in the final reverse singles match to restore some pride for the hosts.france will face either britain or canada in april while japan will enter the playoffs in september in a bid to retain their place in the top tier.






female officers in high demand at st. paul police department


allison rogers knew she wanted to be a police officer, but others had their concerns: did she consider teaching instead? had she seen the most recent news articles about officers who were killed in the line of duty?so rogers pursued a degree in corrections instead.“i had a lot of people telling me i wouldn’t want to be in the profession,” said rogers. “more out of fear than that it wasn’t a noble profession. i’m a pretty small … i’m 5-foot-1. with my boots, i’m 5-3.”in her second year at minnesota state university, mankato, she gained the confidence to switch tracks to law enforcement after speaking with an officer from her hometown of waseca, minn., where she served as a police reserve. on a recent urday morning, rogers, 23, was among 88 people who packed an informational meeting at the n