Thursday November 21-st, 2019

Beautifully Preserved Skull of 'Biblical Snake' with Hind Legs Discovered Beautifully Preserved Skull of 'Biblical Snake' with Hind Legs Discovered

Researchers from the University of Alberta recently announced the discovery of a 100-million-year-old fossil found in an excavation site in Argentina. Experts previously thought that the absence of the jugal was a shared feature of all snakes, living...

Israeli Attorney General Indicts Netanyahu On Bribery, Breaching of Public Trust Israeli Attorney General Indicts Netanyahu On Bribery, Breaching of Public Trust

The most damaging case against Netanyahu involves an influence-peddling scandal in which two of his formerly closest aides are testifying against him on suspicions of promoting regulation worth hundreds of millions of dollars to Israel's Bezeq tele...

Pompeo announces reversal of longstanding U.S. policy on Israeli settlements Pompeo announces reversal of longstanding U.S. policy on Israeli settlements

It erodes the path to peaceful solution on a basis of the two-state concept, the ministry argued. US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced Monday that the Trump administration is softening its position on the West Bank settlements, saying they...

Chinese state media deny torture of ex-UK consulate staff Chinese state media deny torture of ex-UK consulate staff

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman, Geng Shuang, insisted that Cheng's arrest is not a diplomatic affair. Mr Raab said yesterday he was "shocked and appalled" by his treatment, which " amounts to torture ". I was forced to keep my hands up, so blood ...

Trump orders Navy not to eject Gallagher from SEALs Trump orders Navy not to eject Gallagher from SEALs

Parlatore told CNN that Trump's resolution to revive Gallagher's notorious meant that any additional punishments - such because the review board - were going towards the President's intent. It should be noted that the Navy's convening a review of Gal...

Missing cat reunited with owner five years and 1200 miles later Missing cat reunited with owner five years and 1200 miles later

If it wasn't for the cat's microchip, we would have never been able to reunite them.A special thanks to American Airlines who helped with this reunion. With his global adventure now at an end, Sasha's owner says he plans to do a whole lot of cuddling...

Sixteen people found in truck's trailer on ferry bound for Ireland Sixteen people found in truck's trailer on ferry bound for Ireland

All of them are reportedly in "good health ". "This has been a traumatic experience for these men and they are being treated with sympathy and compassion", the statement said. Stena Line alerted security and immigration officials in Rosslare, wher...

Pope seeks more support for women, children Pope seeks more support for women, children

In his very brief remarks to the whole group, he thanked the journalists for joining him on the trip to Thailand and on to Japan Nov. 23-26, telling them their work is very important for keeping people informed and, especially for his trip to Asia,...

Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu indicted on corruption charges Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu indicted on corruption charges

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was indicted on corruption charges on Thursday, heightening uncertainty over who will ultimately lead a country deep in political disarray after two inconclusive elections this year. He is under no legal ...

Suu Kyi to 'lead team' to Hague to fight Rohingya genocide case Suu Kyi to 'lead team' to Hague to fight Rohingya genocide case

West African nation Gambia is due to open its case before the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in December on behalf of the 57 member states of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation. Political observer Soe Myint Aung said he did not think Ms ...

Impeachment week continues as Trump says he will consider testifying Impeachment week continues as Trump says he will consider testifying

But even the 2017 Politico article - which reported that the Ukrainian ambassador to the US and some embassy staff had passed on incriminating information about Trump adviser Paul Manafort to a Democratic operative - noted that this was "far less con...

Cruise Line Passenger Plummets to His Death Cruise Line Passenger Plummets to His Death

The cruise line mentioned they started cooperating with authorities Saturday when the vessel returned to the Port of Miami. Zion Smith, of Nassau, Bahamas, fell from a deck in the interior atrium to a lower deck while docked at PortMiami, Miam-Dade...

Google restricts political ads to age, gender, postal code Google restricts political ads to age, gender, postal code

The New European is proud of its journalism and we hope you are proud of it too. Previously, verified political advertisers could also target ads using data such as whether the users were left-leaning, right-leaning or independent. ran ads from Presi...

Two held over Kevin Lunney abduction Two held over Kevin Lunney abduction

Earlier this month two men and a woman were arrested as part of the inquiry. Mr Lunney was abducted by a gang outside his family home in Kinawley in County Fermanagh as he drove back from work. McGuinness, who was in his 50s, took ill when Derbyshi...

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu charged with bribery, fraud Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu charged with bribery, fraud

The charges included bribery, breach of trust, and fraud. Netanyahu has vehemently denied all the allegations, calling the corruption investigation a "witch-hunt" and alleging it has been motivated by his enemies' desire to force him from office.

Senate grills prison director on Epstein death Senate grills prison director on Epstein death

Prosecutors said they filed the false false paperwork the afternoon of August 9, a few hours before security cameras showed Epstein escorted to his cell. The indictment provides the first official account of what happened in the hours before Epstei...

Judge Temporarily Stops First Federal Execution in 16 Years Judge Temporarily Stops First Federal Execution in 16 Years

Judge Chutkan sided with the plaintiffs when she found the new directive to create one federal method of execution "very likely exceeds" authority provided by the Federal Death Penalty Act of 1995, which says individual states determine "manner" of e...

Philippines' Duterte Says He Will Ban E-Cigarettes, Threatens To Arrest Vapers Philippines' Duterte Says He Will Ban E-Cigarettes, Threatens To Arrest Vapers

The Philippines will outlaw the use and importation of e-cigarettes and arrest anyone using them, its president said on Tuesday, joining a growing number of nations moving to ban devices that have been linked to deaths and addiction. Don't give me ...

Sweden Drops Molestation Charges On Wikileaks Founder Julian Assange Sweden Drops Molestation Charges On Wikileaks Founder Julian Assange

Assange again became a point of conversation during the US Presidential election of 2016, when WikiLeaks released tens of thousands of hacked emails from inside Hillary Clinton's campaign and the Democratic National Committee. Jennifer Robinson, a l...

Ex-President Mahinda Rajapaksa sworn in Sri Lanka’s new PM Ex-President Mahinda Rajapaksa sworn in Sri Lanka’s new PM

He will likely head a minority government and elections can not be held before March. The court also released his passport, which had been impounded, allowing him to make his first overseas trip as President to India next week at the invitation of ...

Volodymyr Zelensky says Ukraine getting 'tired' of Donald Trump scandal Volodymyr Zelensky says Ukraine getting 'tired' of Donald Trump scandal

House Democrats have accused the president of leveraging his office and withholding USA aid to Ukraine to obtain "dirt" on a political opponent in an attempt to boost his reelection chances. According to Trump, the Ukrainian president and foreign min...

Foreign Secretary attends NATO Meeting in Brussels Foreign Secretary attends NATO Meeting in Brussels

Senior U.S. and European officials have since piled on, leaving France feeling isolated for speaking out. The German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas will also make a proposal at the meeting to set up an expert group chaired by NATO Secretary General J...

Ukraine says Russian Federation returned ships in bad condition Ukraine says Russian Federation returned ships in bad condition

Moscow said the vessels had illegally entered Russia's territorial waters, while Kiev denied breaching Russian borders . "They can not sail on their own". Leaders of Ukraine, Russia, Germany and France are expected to meet on December 9 in Paris i...

Miami Prof, Organized Crime Expert Indicted For Money Laundering Miami Prof, Organized Crime Expert Indicted For Money Laundering

The University of Miami professor faces a charge of conspiracy to commit money laundering and two money laundering charges. "Not guilty. That's how I'm feeling". Apparently, Bagley and the recipient of the cashier's check visited the bank together to...

Koala faces long recovery after rescue from Australian wildfire Koala faces long recovery after rescue from Australian wildfire

Although the koala, which has been dubbed "Lewis" after one of Doherty's grandsons, sustained serious injuries, he is said to be improving and is already beginning to snack on eucalyptus leaves, Nine News Australia reports. With 10 days remaining to ...

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