Saturday December 14-th, 2019

'People are Dying': Bernie Sanders Heads to Canada With an Insulin Caravan 'People are Dying': Bernie Sanders Heads to Canada With an Insulin Caravan

On Sunday, they were joined by Sanders, a U.S. Senator from Vermont and presidential candidate, who rode a bus with several people requiring insulin from Detroit to Windsor, Ontario. A vial of insulin which Type 1 diabetics use to regulate their bloo...

U.S. spy chief Coats to step down fairly soon U.S. spy chief Coats to step down fairly soon

Trump tweeted later Sunday, "I am pleased to announce that highly respected Congressman John Ratcliffe of Texas will be nominated by me to be the Director of National Intelligence". Coats has Told Trump about his decision to " step down fairly so...

Italy says 2 USA teens confess in slaying of Rome policeman Italy says 2 USA teens confess in slaying of Rome policeman

Natale-Hjorth and his friend were questioned by cops and prosecutors without lawyers since they hadn't been formally detained as suspects and Italy doesn't allow an attorney present at that stage, the commander said. He was taken to hospital but died...

Bahrain executes three, including Shi’ite activists Bahrain executes three, including Shi’ite activists

The families of al-Malali and al-Arab were suddenly summoned to visit the men in the notorious Jaw prison on Friday - raising alarms that their execution would soon follow. In the afternoon, a Twitter account linked to Bahrain's intelligence tweeted ...

Gunmen Disguised As Cops Pull Off $40 Million Heist At Brazilian Airport Gunmen Disguised As Cops Pull Off $40 Million Heist At Brazilian Airport

One was the airport's logistics supervisor, according to Agencia Brasil, which said the hostages were released unharmed. A fake police truck that was used in robbery is transported on a flat-bed truck in Sao Paulo, Brazil, July 25, 2019. Surveillan...

Hong Kong Police Fire Tear Gas at Extradition Bill Protesters Hong Kong Police Fire Tear Gas at Extradition Bill Protesters

Last Sunday, protesters took police by surprise with a swoop on the Liaison Office, scrawling graffiti and throwing paint bombs at walls, the national emblem and a plaque. Many protesters have been calling for Hong Kong's chief executive Carrie La...

Shiites proscription order to be gazetted on Monday Shiites proscription order to be gazetted on Monday

The Federal Government is set to commence the implementation of the Friday's court order proscribing the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), popularly known as Shiites , by publishing the order in the Official Gazette Monday. An IMN spokesman said a...

Clown gatecrasher sparks cruise ship 'mass brawl' Clown gatecrasher sparks cruise ship 'mass brawl'

Plates and furniture were reportedly used as weapons during the incident in the early hours of Friday. Onlookers fled in fear during the violent affair, which occurred early Friday morning during a black-tie evening of heavy drinking and "patriotic...

Iran says meeting with parties to nuclear deal constructive Iran says meeting with parties to nuclear deal constructive

The remaining signatories to the Iran nuclear deal will meet in Vienna on Sunday to try again to find a way of saving the accord after the United States pulled out, amid mounting tensions between Tehran and Washington. After surpassing a cap on sto...

Kabul to hold talks with Taliban within next 2 weeks Kabul to hold talks with Taliban within next 2 weeks

There was no immediate comment from the Taliban about Rahimi's announcement, which came as US peace envoy Zalmay Khalilzad was continuing a visit to Kabul . A senior member of the Taliban in Afghanistan said Ghani wanted to hold direct talks with ...

Israel, US test missile defense system in Alaska Israel, US test missile defense system in Alaska

Arrow-3 interceptors are created to hit long-range missiles in space at an altitude that would safely destroy any nuclear warheads. The prime minister said that the Arrow 3 intercepted ballistic missiles at unprecedented heights and speed.

Outrage as Trump brands Baltimore 'a rat infested mess' Outrage as Trump brands Baltimore 'a rat infested mess'

He went on: " Cumming District is a disgusting, rat and rodent infested mess . Each morning, I wake up, and I go and fight for my neighbours", Cummings tweeted. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi called Cummings a "beloved leader in Baltimore" and a champi...

Iran nuclear deal parties meet after month of friction

Envoys from Britain, France, Germany, China, Russia and Iran will take part in the meeting which comes a month after a similar gathering failed to achieve a breakthrough. "Discussions were good. I cannot say that we resolved everything, I can say the...

Hacker Who Stopped WannaCry Attacks Avoids Prison Sentence Hacker Who Stopped WannaCry Attacks Avoids Prison Sentence

In April of this year, Hutchins agreed to a plea deal with the USA government where he accepted two charges against him, in exchange for prosecutors dropping the other eight charges. Hutchins said he thought he would be making around $100,000 U.S. ...

Cyprus Releases Israelis Accused of Gang Rape, Accuser Arrested Cyprus Releases Israelis Accused of Gang Rape, Accuser Arrested

Seven of the Israelis were released on Sunday, a police official said. "The young woman will be taken to court tomorrow morning", he added. The British woman contacted police in the early hours of 17 July saying she had been assaulted. The young ...

Teetotaler Trump says US wine just looks better than French Teetotaler Trump says US wine just looks better than French

Still, the President said he maintains a good relationship with French President Emmanuel Macron , adding that he had just spoken with the leader. That's where the wine threat came in. White House spokesman Judd Deere said in a statement on F...

One dead and 11 injured following shooting in NY park One dead and 11 injured following shooting in NY park

The shooter opened gunfire in the residential Brownsville district of Brooklyn , NYC, during an annual block party around 1100 hrs local time (3 a.m. He described the scene as "fluid". Photos from local news outlets showed several people taken fro...

N. Korean military's fishing boat 'mistakenly' crosses sea border into S N. Korean military's fishing boat 'mistakenly' crosses sea border into S

The Tass report said the ship was heading to the waters between the Korean Peninsula and Japan to catch crabs when it was detained. North Korea early on Thursday test-fired two new short-range ballistic missiles in a first since leader Kim Jong-u...

Captain among 10 soldiers martyred in two terrorist attacks Captain among 10 soldiers martyred in two terrorist attacks

Six soldiers were killed in the first attack, according to the military statement. In a second incident, four soldiers including an officer were killed in Balochistan after they were fired on by militants during an operation. "Salute to [the] marty...

Cryptocurrency investors start receiving letters from the IRS Cryptocurrency investors start receiving letters from the IRS

These individuals' names were obtained through "ongoing compliance efforts". Many believe that Coinbase gave account holder information to the government and as a result, only customers with Coinbase have been sent the letter. However, taxpayers ...

Girl’s murder sparks outcry and protests in Romania Girl’s murder sparks outcry and protests in Romania

The Romanian government is considering holding a referendum to institute harsher penalties for murder, rape and pedophilia, after mass protests in Bucharest against the authorities' handling of the killing of a 15-year-old girl. "A few heads have f...

Two South Koreans dead, several aquatic athletes hurt in nightclub collapse Two South Koreans dead, several aquatic athletes hurt in nightclub collapse

A general view of damage inside of the Coyote Ugly nightclub in Gwangju, South Korea. At least two people are dead, and several others injured, after a balcony collapsed at a nightclub hosting USA athletes in Gwangju, South Korea, which is now ho...

UN's WHO health agency slams electronic cigarettes, tobacco industry UN's WHO health agency slams electronic cigarettes, tobacco industry

Philip Morris spokesman Ryan Sparrow said the WHO's message made it harder to provide safer options for people who can not quit smoking. About 5 billion people, or 65 percent of the world's population, are now covered by at least one of the WHO's r...

Indonesian volcano erupts near third-biggest city Indonesian volcano erupts near third-biggest city

Indonesia's National Disaster Mitigation Agency said the area has been closed to tourists so officials can further evaluate the situation. The authorities had warned tourists not to approach the crater, following an increase in volcanic activitie...

Massive swarm of grasshoppers sweeping through Las Vegas Massive swarm of grasshoppers sweeping through Las Vegas

This Thursday, July 25, 2019, photo shows grasshoppers on a sidewalk outside the Las Vegas Sun offices in Henderson, Nev. "It appears through history that when we have a wet winter or spring these things build up", Jeff Knight , state entomologist...

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