ten Things to Know for Today

69
Source:   —  April 07, 2016, at 12:49 PM

Who's LIKELY TO STAY UNHURT BY PANAMA PAPERS REVELATIONSGraft-busting Chinese President Xi Jinping will likely emerge unscathed, despite the news that his brother-in-law and relatives of two other members of the Communist Party'south elite inner circle owned offshore companies.2.

ten Things to Know for Today

Your daily see at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that'll be talked about today:

one. Who's LIKELY TO STAY UNHURT BY PANAMA PAPERS REVELATIONS

Graft-busting Chinese President Xi Jinping will likely emerge unscathed, despite the news that his brother-in-law and relatives of two other members of the Communist Party'south elite inner circle owned offshore companies.

two. WHY OFFSHORE ACCOUNTS ARE USED

People utilize offshore accounts for more than just hiding bribes and laundering money. A see at how these are used for legitimate purposes by regular people.

three. WHERE TED CRUZ IS STILL STRUGGLING

The TX senator is gaining momentum in his presidential bid — but he'south still not winning over fellow Republicans on Capitol Hill.

four. WHAT SANDERS SAYS ABOUT CLINTON

Bernie Sanders is questioning whether Democratic rival Hillary Clinton is "qualified" to be president, the jab coming after Clinton criticized his record and his preparedness for the job.

five. OBAMA RETURNS TO CHICAGO

The president returns to the Univ of Chicago Law School to argue his case for why the U. S. Senate should give Judge Merrick Garland a seat on the Supreme Court.

six. FIRST SYRIANS COME IN US BELOW NEW PROGRAM

The first Syrian family to be resettled in the U. S. below a speeded-up "surge operation" for refugees has reached KS City, Missouri, to start a new life. JORDAN-SYRIAN REFUGEES

seven. A DREAM OF MAKING JETPACKS COULD BECOME REALITY

A New Zealand company making jetpacks says it'south near to commercial liftoff, but the man who started it fears his vision of a personal jetpack will stay grounded. NEW ZEALAND-JETPACK DREAMS

eight. A DAUGHTER OF PERU'south FORMER STRONGMAN IS A FRONT-RUNNER

Incarcerated Alberto Fujimori'south daughter, Keiko Fujimori, is the favorite in Sunday'south presidential election thanks to rural voters still faithful to her father for defeating rebels. PERU-ELECTIONS

nine. A COUNTRY MUSIC LEGEND'south VOICE GOES QUIET

Merle Haggard didn't just write grand country songs, he lived them.

ten. A GOLF MASTER DISCUSSES THE MASTERS

Jack Nicklaus says there is "nothing magical" about doing well at Augusta National. As the eightieth Masters begins, the six-time winner discusses the six tough shots that players should obtain through to have success. MASTERS-JACK'south ADVICE

READ ALSO
Geneva prosecutor opens inquiry linked to Panama Papers: Swiss media

Geneva prosecutor opens inquiry linked to Panama Papers: Swiss media

(Reporting by Stephanie Nebehay; Editing by Janet Lawrence).

85
National grouping to launch voter registration drive in FL

National grouping to launch voter registration drive in FL

The Washington-based National Council of La Raza will keep a news conference Thursday morning in Miami to announce its plans. With nearly five million Hispanics, the state has the country'south third-largest Hispanic population.

74
Feds: High interest in offshore drilling impact meetings

Feds: High interest in offshore drilling impact meetings

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management says the statement analyzes potential impacts of lease sales scheduled from two thousand seventeen to two thousand twenty-two. A meeting originally scheduled this week in WA will presently be held April twenty-six.

76
Population Star Bitten By Cobra Sings On Before Dying

Population Star Bitten By Cobra Sings On Before Dying

The moment the singer is bitten is captured on film, but she continues to carry out for forty-five minutes before collapsing on stage.

82