Sneed: Chris Kennedy announces run for governor
Boston-born Kennedy, 53, moved to IL 30 years ago and is leading a major real estate development in Chicago . Kennedy responded, "Absolutely not but I think we need to see that there are three branches of government".
Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy to stand trial over campaign finance accusations
The decision to go to trial comes amid growing scrutiny of politicians finances in the French presidential elections. One of the two judges investigating the matter has signed the order, reported BBC on Tuesday.
Undocumented Arizona mother detained by immigration officials deported to Mexico
Ahead of Garcia de Rayos' deportation, dozens of immigration activists Wednesday night blocked the gates of ICE's Phoenix office. She was placed under deportation order and when she checked in with her immigration office on Wednesday, she was deported.
Q1 2017 shows Disney can't keep up with itself
Even so, Iger called out Rogue One in his prepared remarks, noting that it was "our first billion-dollar film of fiscal 2017". Pandora - The World of Avatar will also bring new food & beverage and merchandise locations to Disney's Animal Kingdom .
'The Lego Batman Movie' Preview: Funniest Addition To Batman Canon
The focus is on the amusing and the family, which makes "The Lego Batman Movie" a super choice for young and old alike to enjoy. John Powers Middleton, Seth Grahame-Smith, Chris McKay , Jill Wilfert, and Keith Malone, are serving as executive producers.
Townships Declare Snow Emergencies Ahead of Storm
Subway service in NY is still as functional as it ever is, though the Long Island and Metro-North Railroads experiencing delays. A Manhattan doorman died after he slipped while shoveling snow and fell through a glass pane, NBC New York reported.
Lady Gaga will play with Metallica at the Grammys this Sunday
It was also confirmed on Tuesday that following her Super Bowl halftime show, Lady Gaga will be joining Metallica onstage. Gaga took the Grammys stage past year alongside Let's Dance producer Nile Rodgers for a tribute to the late David Bowie .
'Fall armyworm' attacks southern African crops
South Africa's agriculture ministry said last week it was registering pesticides for use against armyworm . He said the pest was a strong flyer and could be distributed by prevailing winds over large distances.
Erdogan: Turkish troops inside ISIL bastion al-Bab
Russian air strikes on Thursday killed three, wounded eleven Turkish soldiers during an operation against Islamic State in Syria. Separately, a Russian airstrike killed three Turkish troops in what Russia said was an accident.
'Go buy Ivanka's stuff': Kellyanne Conway may have broken ethics laws
President Donald Trump , came under fierce criticism Thursday for promoting the brand of Ivanka, Trump's daughter, on television. Nordstrom and other retailers that have dropped Ivanka's brand contend the decision was based on performance reviews.
Facebook now has a built-in weather app
Facebook rolled out "weather greetings" a year ago in News Feed, which would briefly update the weather on top of the News Feed . Though given the sometimes capricious nature of the Facebook feed, you might not always find the information when you need it.
Maple Leafs' Shanahan, Babcock saddened by passing of Red Wings owner Ilitch
They just show up every day and they grind and they make you grind. "It's been very costly, but I'm not going to change my ways". Unlike previous owners of Detroit sports franchises, Mr.
Trump to Play Golf With Japanese PM Next Week
When they met in November previous year before Trump took office, Abe gave him a golf driver made by a Japanese company. Japan would also help replace as many as 3,000 train and subway cars in the United States, the document said.
Trump says Israel should be 'reasonable' in peace process
ISIS, known to be active in the Egypt's Sinai Peninsula, said that they had fired a barrage of Grad rockets, Haaretz reported . So many people think it can not be made.
Drunken Bus Driver Briefly Strands Billikens Basketball Team in NY
New York State Police Trooper James O'Callaghan said he didn't think Edmister was drunk when she drove the team to the game. She was driving for the Lockport-based Grand Tours & Ridge Road Express bus lines, a company employee confirmed Thursday.