Tuesday June 19-th, 2018

ISIS Weapons Traced to U.S. and Saudi Arabia ISIS Weapons Traced to U.S. and Saudi Arabia

That's according to a new study from by Conflict Armament Research detailing how weapons the US handed to "moderate" rebels fighting Syrian President Bashar Assad ended up in the hands of radical Islamists. A new report from Conflict Armament Researc...

Modi appeals for 'positive' debate, Opposition says govt should create 'conducive atmosphere' Modi appeals for 'positive' debate, Opposition says govt should create 'conducive atmosphere'

As the session began, an angry opposition led by the Congress accused Modi of levelling "serious charges" against Singh, former Vice President Hamid Ansari and diplomats. "Democracy will surely strengthen", the PM had said. "He also sought their co...

MSU president apologizes to Nassar victims; university creates $10 million counseling fund MSU president apologizes to Nassar victims; university creates $10 million counseling fund

He pleaded guilty in November to multiple counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct. Nassar treated young women and girls from both organizations. In Fitzgerald's response, he said he did not believe anyone at Michigan State believed Nassar's ac...

Muslim leaders to convene extraordinary summit for Jerusalem Muslim leaders to convene extraordinary summit for Jerusalem

Abbas said Trump's decision was a "crime" which came at a time when the Palestinians were engaged with Washington in a new push to reach what he said was anticipated to be the "deal of our times". Officials said Pence still would discuss the persec...

Russell Simmons Launches #NotMe In Response To Sexual Misconduct Allegations Russell Simmons Launches #NotMe In Response To Sexual Misconduct Allegations

Simmons vehemently denied what he called "these horrific accusations", saying in a statement emailed to CBS2 that "all of my relations have been consensual". "I am a supporter of the #MeToo campaign and the victims who were previously terrified to ...

North Korea remains defiant against world pressure on nuclear weapons North Korea remains defiant against world pressure on nuclear weapons

But Tillerson changed the script. Earlier this week, Mr Tillerson stunned many by proposing talks with North Korea without preconditions. The US and close allies South Korea and Japan called for increased pressure on the North to get Kim's govern...

Westbrook, Embiid put on show in triple OT thriller Westbrook, Embiid put on show in triple OT thriller

But one of the early contenders for National Basketball Association game of the year belonged to Joel Embiid and Westbrook as they drove, blocked and rebounded their way toward one big play after another. I wish I would had shot 33 times . Embiid...

North Korea's ambassador meets with United Nations official after visit North Korea's ambassador meets with United Nations official after visit

Tillerson's remarks were seized upon because they suggested that the USA might stop insisting that North Korea take honest action toward denuclearization, which it has long treated as a precondition for resuming dialogue with the North.

ANC KZN leadership to appeal high court ruling ANC KZN leadership to appeal high court ruling

In the North West province, 38 branch annual general meetings held in the province's Bojanala Region were declared null and void. The KwaZulu-Natal High Court in Pietermaritzburg granted an application for leave to appeal by the provincial executiv...

Tennessee children's Christmas performance of manger scene goes viral Tennessee children's Christmas performance of manger scene goes viral

After a brief scuffle, 3-year-old "Mary" busted out a headlock move. The show went on after a little parental intervention. "Laughed so hard I cried!" she wrote. "She (Teegan) pulls back the little blanket, and I thought 'Oh no, ' Benson said in an...

Congress disrupts Rajya Sabha over PM Modi's remark Congress disrupts Rajya Sabha over PM Modi's remark

The disqualification issue also echoed in the Rajya Sabha with the Opposition making its intentions clear to not let the House function during Zero Hour after Chairman Venkaiah Naidu informed the Elders about his decision to disqualify Sharad and A...

Troopers will be part of drunk driving crackdown beginning today Troopers will be part of drunk driving crackdown beginning today

The New York State Police will take part in a national campaign to crack down on impaired driving over the holiday season, the governor's office said Friday. "About one third of traffic deaths, throughout the entire country, are a result of impaired ...

Richest 1 pct holds 28 pct of all wealth in Brazil Richest 1 pct holds 28 pct of all wealth in Brazil

The top 0.1% - around 50,000 people - have seen their share of the nation's wealth double from 4.5% in 1984 to 9% in 2013. "Some 800 million people spend more than 10 percent of their household budget on health care, and nearly 100 million people a...

Alaska Air Group, Inc. - ALK - Stock Price Today

The company was maintained on Friday, November 13 by RBC Capital Markets. (NYSE: ALK ) earned "Buy" rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Thursday , May 25. The stock of The TJX Companies, Inc. Great Western Bancorp, Inc. Synaptics Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYNA)...

Manafort to be released from house arrest Manafort to be released from house arrest

Manafort's release had been disputed by Russia special counsel Robert Mueller , whose team objected to a tentative agreement earlier this month after discovering that Manafort was "ghost-writing" an editorial that cast a favorable light on his work ...

NERD - NERD - "No One Ever Really Dies": Album Lyrics + Stream

Speaking to Zane Lowe on Beats 1, Pharrell Williams explained how the track was inspired by the death of Keith Scott , an African-American man fatally shot by police past year. "It's just sort of like experimenting with the alchemy of different ...

Grenfell six months on: Memorial service for victims held Grenfell six months on: Memorial service for victims held

Opening the service ahead of a minute's silence, Dean of St Paul's Dr David Ison said: "We come together as different faiths as we remember those whose lives were lost". He said: 'As we come to the end of this hard year, as we celebrate Christmas, as...

In blow to Apple, govt hikes import duty on electronic goods In blow to Apple, govt hikes import duty on electronic goods

The government has increased the basic customs duty on several electronic items, including mobile phones, in a move aimed to incentivise domestic manufacturing. The duty hike will boost domestic manufacturers who are making about 500 million cellphon...

Indonesian Court Defends People's Right for Gay, Extramarital Sex Indonesian Court Defends People's Right for Gay, Extramarital Sex

Judge Saldi Irsa said the petitioners were in effect asking the court to formulate a new criminal code because they feared parliament would took take too long to enact changes wanted by the Family Love Alliance . However, the court petitioners calle...

Of Virginia VA Trims Stake in Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) Of Virginia VA Trims Stake in Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY)

It has underperformed by 39.89% the S&P500. Dodge & Cox decreased its stake in Microsoft Corp (MSFT) by 2.97% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Credit Suisse maintained Apple Inc. The rating was maintained by Leerink Swann ...

China unveils satellite network plan for South China Sea

China's admonishment of the Australian navy comes as a year of heightened tensions draws to a close, owing to perceptions in Australia Beijing is buying influence among politicians in Canberra. While attention in Asia has been distracted by the North...

Grand jury report details final hours of Tim Piazza's life

Centre County District Attorney Stacy Parks Miller released the report and discussed its conclusions and recommendations at a press conference on Friday morning. Other changes include prohibiting first semester freshmen from joining Greek life grou...

Riyadh Targets the Private Sector With Bold Plans for 2018 — Saudi Arabia Riyadh Targets the Private Sector With Bold Plans for 2018 — Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia has large uranium deposits of its own. It has not spared hospitals, schools or even mosques. According to the decree, $1.33 billion will be used as a first installment for a newly established exports promotion fund, that will eventually ...

Uber Driver charged with rape of 16-year old girl Uber Driver charged with rape of 16-year old girl

She told witnesses she was raped by her Uber driver and she was transported to a local hospital for examining. The Gwinnett County Sheriff's Office said Jagne was arrested Thursday. They are working with police on the investigation and sent Channel ...

White House: FBI has 'extreme bias' against Trump White House: FBI has 'extreme bias' against Trump

Fox News first reported on the text messages on December 6, saying over 10,000 texts between Page and Strozk had been found and were under review. Many of those messages expressed disdain for then-candidate Donald Trump and revealed criticism...

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