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April 30, 2017 5:18 PM White House Correspondents Dinner goes on without President Trump

It was an affair marked by the first absence of the chief executive since Ronald Reagan was in the hospital in 1981 — his life hanging in the balance after an assassin’s bullet missed his heart by inches. President Trump’s absence Saturday from the White House Correspondents Dinner hung over the annual affair, typically marked by posh parties, celebrity

April 30, 2017 3:46 PM Trump Stars On Stage He Built Himself, Far From Washington

President Donald Trump addresses a "Make America Great Again" rally in Harrisburg, Penn., on Saturday, marking Trump's 100th day in office. When we got up Sunday, we could hope our long national nightmare is over. Meaning, of course, that we should finally be free of the obsessive chatter over Donald Trump's first 100 days in office. After all, who cares

April 30, 2017 3:36 PM Philippines says Trump called Duterte to affirm alliance

Former national security adviser Michael Flynn likely broke the law when he failed to disclose income he earned from Russia and Turkey, the chairman of the House Oversight Committee said Tuesday. Committee chairman Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, along with ranking member Elijah Cummings, D-Maryland, told reporters Tuesday Flynn failed to ask for permission

April 30, 2017 12:59 PM Oburu concedes defeat to Onchanda in Bondo nominations

Nominated MP Oburu Oginga has conceded defeat in the Monday ODM nominations in Bondo Constituency. Oginga was floored by incumbent Gideon Ochanda with 28,446 votes against 4,000, results which Oginga rejected at first. Following the party's decision to uphold Ochanda's victory in the official list read by Chairperson of the National Elections Board Judy Pareno

April 30, 2017 11:44 AM Life on Trump Avenue: First 100 days

President Donald J. Trump completed his first 100 days in office Saturday. President Donald J. Trump completed his first 100 days in office Saturday. During his campaign, Trump promised voters he had a 100-day plan to make America great again — by protecting American workers, cleaning up corruption in Washington, D.C., and restoring security. His "Contract

April 30, 2017 10:23 AM As curtain closes on party primaries, ODM puts Nairobi MP, MCA tickets to the vote

By OLIVE BURROWS, NAIROBI, Kenya, Apr 30 – The Orange Democratic Movement holds its primaries in Nairobi under the supervision of Deputy Party Leader Ali Hassan Joho. The National Elections Board Chairperson Judith Pareno has urged party members to come out in their large numbers and vote for their preferred candidate. “We are using all the gazetted

April 30, 2017 8:26 AM Confusion, delays as ODM picks candidates for Nairobi

There was confusion and delays as Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) kicked off party nominations on Sunday to pick its candidate for Nairobi County. By as early as 6am, voters had started trooping polling stations across the city but voting was delayed due to late delivery of voting materials while in some centres, there was a mix-up of ballot papers

April 29, 2017 9:30 PM Details of how Nasa parties will divide slots

Confidential details on the Nasa power-sharing deal sealed on Thursday afternoon have emerged days after the Opposition settled on ODM leader Raila Odinga as the presidential flag-bearer with his Wiper counterpart Kalonzo Musyoka as running mate. An agreement seen by the Sunday Nation shows that the five Nasa principals will not only share powerful Cabinet

April 29, 2017 6:12 PM Marcelo 10/10 for critical strike as Real Madrid leave it late against Valencia

Real Madrid kept their title challenge on track with a hard-fought 2-1 victory over Valencia on Saturday. In a dramatic match, Cristiano Ronaldo opened the scoring with a header but missed from the penalty spot at 1-0. Dani Parejo levelled with a spectacular free kick in the 82nd minute before Marcelo secured the points late on with his first goal in the Bernabeu

April 29, 2017 4:23 AM Trump’s first 100 days featured plenty of action

But opinions vary widely on how much the president accomplished and whether what he did helped or hurt the nation. WASHINGTON — He won confirmation of a Supreme Court justice. He withdrew from a sweeping planned trade deal with 12 Pacific Rim countries. And he revived construction of the contentious Keystone XL and Dakota Access oil pipelines. But he also failed 1 1