Syrian opposition launches assault, shoots down helicopter
The rescue workers, who went to the scene of the attack, said they suspected the gas was chlorine but could not verify that. Two separate poison gas attacks have been reported in northern Syria today, in the Idlib and Aleppo Provinces.
Brewers Beat Pirates 3-1 In Series Opener
After the game, he was optioned back to Indianapolis, where he had gone 2-3 with a 2.31 ERA in nine starts to open the season. The 24-year-old has one other Major League Baseball start, which came on July 5 in St.
Aleppo Siege Continues With Chemical Gas Attacks and Relentless Air Strikes
United Nations Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura estimates that over 400,000 people have been killed in the conflict. Aleppo , once Syria's most populated city, now holds 300,000 people, including approximately 100,000 children .
White Sox suspend Chris Sale five games for 'destroying team equipment'
Teams interested in acquiring Sale may be less inclined to do so after getting the impression that he might be slightly unhinged. Starter Matt Albers gave up a run in two innings, and the White Sox used six pitchers in all with Sale getting scratched .
Campaign chair plays down Trump-Ryan rift
Miller also sent a tweet quoting a conservative writer who called me "unabashedly liberal and very biased against conservatives". From Washington to state capitals nationwide, a feeling of despair and despondence fell over the Republican establishment.
Time Warner (TWX) Earnings Results Mixed; Beats on EPS, Light on Revenues
That's less than the stakes of Hulu's current investors 21st Century Fox Inc, Walt Disney Co. and Comcast Corp's NBCUniversal. Excluding one-time items, income was $1.29, beating analyst expectations of $1.16 per share, according to FactSet.
Oil prices bounce on United States gasoline stock draw, dollar's decline
Inventories slid by 1.34 million barrels and gasoline stockpiles fell, the American Petroleum Institute was said to report. Meanwhile, preliminary weekly production data indicated that US crude output fell below 8.5 million barrels per day.
North Korea fires missile again, South Korea says
It was the first ever North Korean missile to land in Japan's EEZ in the Sea of Japan (East Sea) facing the Korean peninsula. A North Korean ballistic missile launched Wednesday landed near Japanese-controlled waters for the first time.
Stars react to dropped charges in 'failed' Freddie Gray case
Gray's death became a symbol of the black community's mistrust of police and triggered days of protests and riots in Baltimore . The state couldn't prove that officers knew Gray was suffering from a medical emergency before they found him unconscious.
What is GST Bill: 10 key points on India's biggest tax reform
On Thursday, the government said it expects to make the landmark Goods and Services Tax (GST) effective from April 1 next year. India is already the world's fastest-growing large economy, expanding by 7.9 per cent year on year in the first quarter.