Month: May 2016

Sonny Bill Williams signs 3-year deal with New Zea

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — All Blacks star Sonny Bill Williams has signed a three-year deal with New Zealand Rugby and will play for the Auckland-based Blues in the Super Rugby competition from next season. Williams, who is currently playing for the New Zealand sevens team which will compete at the Olympics in August, announced his …

Justice Dept. Says Judge in Immigration Case Is Out of Bounds

The Obama administration on Tuesday escalated a feud with the federal judge hearing a challenge to the president’s executive actions on immigration, accusing the judge of overstepping his authority by imposing sanctions on government lawyers for what he said were ethics violations. In court papers, the Justice Department responded to an order on May 19 by …

Airstrikes in Syria Killed and Hurt Dozens Near Hospital, Rescuers Say

Video Toddler Rescued After Idlib Attack Two hospitals in Idlib, Syria, were hit in aerial bombardments reportedly conducted by Syrian government forces or their Russian allies. By NATALIA V. OSIPOVA on Publish Date May 31, 2016. Photo by Khalil Ashawi/Reuters. Watch in Times Video » BEIRUT, Lebanon — Rescue workers pulled children and other victims from …