Saturday December 14-th, 2019

Netanyahu Corruption Cases: Israeli PM accused of wrongly receiving gifts Netanyahu Corruption Cases: Israeli PM accused of wrongly receiving gifts

The Israeli Prime Minister faces fraud and breach of trust charges in all three cases, and bribery charges in case 4000. The hearings may reportedly give Netanyahu's legal team an opportunity to speak out against possible charges and try to prod At...

Colourful Tiananmen Square night show tops off China's 70th birthday celebrations

The shooting of Tsang Chi-kin, who was attacking an officer with a pole, was captured on video and shared online. Police in Hong Kong shot an 18-year-old man during clashes with protesters in the city, which has been the site of pro-democracy demon...

Police called to Tory conference after incident involving MP Police called to Tory conference after incident involving MP

The conference is taking place at the Manchester Central Convention Complex, with pared-down attendance from key figures in the party owing to continued parliamentary business in London. This person was stopped by a member of staff at the worldwide l...

Virginia girl admits falsely accusing white classmates of cutting her hair Virginia girl admits falsely accusing white classmates of cutting her hair

If these journalists had done their jobs, they would have discovered the story to be a fake. "I want to see something done". The school received national attention earlier this year when Karen Pence , the wife of Vice President Mike Pence , beg...

Photo Shows Joe, Hunter Biden Golfing with Ukrainian Oil Exec in 2014 Photo Shows Joe, Hunter Biden Golfing with Ukrainian Oil Exec in 2014

The Pentagon announced plans in June to send $250 million in aid to Ukraine, but its delivery was delayed. "During the meeting, Tom Cruise informed Volodymyr Zelensky that he was interested in Ukrainian locations for the shooting of one of hi...

Trump didn't use aid as lever: Ukraine Trump didn't use aid as lever: Ukraine

Ukraine's president Volodymyr Zelenskiy has found himself center stage since the controversy broke out over his phone call with President Donald Trump , but on Tuesday he briefly got an unlikely co-star-Tom Cruise. In reality, no evidence has emerge...

Riots at Greek refugee camp on Lesbos after fatal fire Riots at Greek refugee camp on Lesbos after fatal fire

A man tries to extinguish a fire in the camp. Police said the charred remains of a woman were taken to the island's capital for identification, and that they were not immediately able to reach an area of containers where there were unconfirmed repo...

His removal would cause 'Civil War like fracture' His removal would cause 'Civil War like fracture'

Few Republican lawmakers have criticized Trump since the Ukraine scandal emerged, but former Republican senator Jeff Flake urged them on Monday to speak up. "If the Democrats are successful in removing the President from office (which they will n...

Ukraine Probes Ex-Chief Prosecutor Lutsenko On Gambling Charges

The State Bureau of Investigations (SBI) has opened criminal proceedings on the statement of head of the parliamentary faction Servant of the People David Arakhamia on the fact of possible abuse of power by ex-Prosecutor General of Ukraine Yuriy Lu...

North Korea, U.S. to hold working-level talks at weekend: KCNA North Korea, U.S. to hold working-level talks at weekend: KCNA

Japan's top government spokesman said the one of the missiles appeared to have fallen into Japan's Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ), adding there were no reports so far of any impact on aircraft or ships in the vicinity. In July, the North's Korean Cent...

Russian Federation quashes jail sentence for actor after public outcry - RIA Russian Federation quashes jail sentence for actor after public outcry - RIA

Lyubov Sobol, a Navalny associate and one of the opposition candidates denied registration who spearheaded the summer protests , vowed to maintain the pressure on the Kremlin. The rallies were the largest sustained protest movement in Moscow i...

Iran has declared about the possibility to destroy Israel Iran has declared about the possibility to destroy Israel

Salami said this at a biannual meeting in Tehran for commanders of the Iranian Revolutionary Guards ( IRGC ). Salami's comments were given prominent coverage by the Tasnim and Fars news agencies, close to ultra-conservative political factions.

Saudi prince takes ‘full responsibility’ but did not order Khashoggi killing Saudi prince takes ‘full responsibility’ but did not order Khashoggi killing

Khashoggi entered the Saudi consulate in Turkey on October 2, 2018, to collect a document that he needed to marry his Turkish fiancée. Salman in the interview said that he agreed with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo that the attacks on were ...

Trump wants whistleblower's identity, renews attacks on Schiff Trump wants whistleblower's identity, renews attacks on Schiff

The whistle-blower's complaint cited a July 25 phone call between Trump and Zelenskiy during which the USA president allegedly told his Ukrainian counterpart to investigate former Vice President Joe Biden , now a Democratic frontrunner in next yea...

Japan, US, S.Korean defense chiefs meet in US

It came just a day after Pyongyang announced it had agreed with the United States to hold working-level talks on Saturday in a development that could potentially break months of stalemate. North Korea followed the summit with belligerent rhetoric and...

Hillary Clinton says 'gutsiest' thing she ever did was stay married Hillary Clinton says 'gutsiest' thing she ever did was stay married

Chelsea Clinton also was asked about the gutsiest thing she had ever done. Hillary gave an interesting response to a question about "the gutsiest thing" she's ever done during a Tuesday appearance on Good Morning America . "There were times that ...

Tamil now a talking point in the USA, says PM Modi Tamil now a talking point in the USA, says PM Modi

He once again spoke about the language's ancientness at the IIT-M convocation. He retracted after the home minister said at an event in Ranchi that he had made a mere request on Hindi and did not want to belittle India's linguistic diversity.

Rep. Chris Collins resigns ahead of expected guilty plea Rep. Chris Collins resigns ahead of expected guilty plea

In August 2018, Collins was charged with insider trading and lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, along with his son Cameron and Stephen Zarsky, the father of Cameron's girlfriend. He said that he was very sorry and that he had great faith i...

14-year-old girl died after her charging smartphone battery exploded 14-year-old girl died after her charging smartphone battery exploded

The next morning, Alua was found deceased after the phone's battery is said to have exploded close to her head According to reports . The girl, from the village of Bastobe in Kazakhstan, was tragically discovered dead the next morning, beside he...

China doubles troop presence in Hong Kong as national day approaches China doubles troop presence in Hong Kong as national day approaches

The KMT's stance on the ongoing Hong Kong protests is that the government there should hold rational talks with the protesters, while the Chinese authorities should help the government in the special administrative region to let the protests end peac...

WHO Study: Russia's Alcohol Consumption Plummets More Than 40% WHO Study: Russia's Alcohol Consumption Plummets More Than 40%

The report attributed the decline in what was considered to be one of the heaviest-drinking countries in the world to a series of alcohol-control measures implemented by the state, especially under then President Dmitri Medvedev, and a push towards...

Heavy rain brings flooding - with more on the way Heavy rain brings flooding - with more on the way

Severe weather resulted in vehicles being washed away and people being trapped in their homes. Further heavy rain is forecast for later in the week when the remnants of Hurricane Lorenzo sweep across the UK. The force said: "While we assess the ful...

Dallas man, 72, shoots burglar and goes back to bed Dallas man, 72, shoots burglar and goes back to bed

He said he grabbed his handgun, walked out and screamed at the person to stop and not come closer or else he'd shoot. Meyer was charged with murder and jailed, with bail set at $150,000 as of Friday. When the solar got here up, Meyer advised police...

United Nations describes situation in Greek refugee camp as tragic United Nations describes situation in Greek refugee camp as tragic

Lesbos mayor Stratos Kytelis also urged the "immediate decongestion of our islands". Built on land that once housed a military compound, the refugees and asylum seekers are held captive in a place that Human Rights Watch in 2017 described as "un...

Man douses himself with 'flammable liquid' outside Parliament Man douses himself with 'flammable liquid' outside Parliament

Did you witness the incident? "Incredibly courageous response from police, who are now helping him". Masood was shot dead by another police officer. They put his hands on the back of his head and searched him. Mirror |Armed police rushed to the...

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