Friday January 19-th, 2018

Censorship? Julian Assange Vanishes From Twitter Censorship? Julian Assange Vanishes From Twitter

It is unclear whether he deactivated or if he was suspended, but given Twitter's new pro-censorship rules, many are speculating that it is the latter. "It's a Christmas miracle!" one user wrote. However, Assange's previous Tweets - and habit of pos...

Jeepney crash kills 20 in Philippines Jeepney crash kills 20 in Philippines

Monday. Speaking to Manila radio station DZMM, police chief Roy Villanueva said the smaller vehicle had left its lane and attempted to overtake a third vehicle. A small bus taking an extended family to a dawn church service crashed into a larger bu...

Bus plunges into pedestrian underpass in Moscow

Four people died when a bus crashed into an underground passage in western Moscow, police said. According to witnesses, the bus driver lost control of the vehicle and veered off the street. Monday was an ordinary working day in Russian Federation w...

Federal judge lifts parts of Trump travel ban Federal judge lifts parts of Trump travel ban

Robart's ruling said the administration could carry out the 90-day security review but that it could not stop processing or admitting refugees who had the connections to the United States. "Plaintiffs in both cases are refugees, who find themselves i...

North Korea: New UN Sanctions 'An Act Of War' North Korea: New UN Sanctions 'An Act Of War'

It was the first official reaction from Pyongyang, a day after the UN Security Council unanimously passed new, US-drafted sanctions that will restrict oil supplies vital for the impoverished state. "The US should not forget even a second the entity o...

Hafiz Saeed opens first office of Milli Muslim League in Lahore Hafiz Saeed opens first office of Milli Muslim League in Lahore

The interior ministry, in its written reply submitted to Islamabad High Court on the MML's petition, said it opposed the group's registration as a political party as the outfit was an offshoot of proscribed entities. The JuD chief also listened t...

Man on attempted murder charge over Melbourne vehicle crash Man on attempted murder charge over Melbourne vehicle crash

Seven of the 19 people admitted to the hospital were discharged overnight. The streets outside Flinders Street Station were busy with commuters and holiday shoppers when the SUV rammed into pedestrians. A second man arrested at the scene is not bel...

Netherlands : New US Ambassador apologizes for his anti-Muslim remarks Netherlands : New US Ambassador apologizes for his anti-Muslim remarks

The ambassador was born in Groningen but his family emigrated to the United States when he was three. "There are cars being burned, there are politicians that are being burned", said the same source. "I don't think I did", Hoekstra says, causing his ...

Saudi Arabia denies Israeli chess players visas for worldwide competition in Riyadh Saudi Arabia denies Israeli chess players visas for worldwide competition in Riyadh

The denial of the seven Israeli chess players' visa requests represents yet another instance over the past three months in which Israeli competitors have faced discrimination at an worldwide competition. Last month, the Israel Chess Federation said i...

Weather warnings for the north west Weather warnings for the north west

The forecaster has predicted that local floods will be risky and people are warned to stay indoors at all times. "Afternoon temperatures of just 5 to 7C, in mainly moderate west to northwesterly winds, but fresh near coasts". And mercury is set to ...

EPS for Hess Corporation (HES) Expected At $

The stock increased 1.45% or $0.67 during the last trading session, reaching $47.01. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.13%. 200,854 were reported by Retirement Of Alabama. First Manhattan holds 22,478 s...

After Rajya Sabha adjournment, Sachin Tendulkar takes to Facebook After Rajya Sabha adjournment, Sachin Tendulkar takes to Facebook

My father, professor Ramesh Tendulkar, was a poet and a writer. But the shouting Congress MPs did not give him a chance to make his rare speech. Sachin spoke about the sports, health and fitness in India, and said that they have a telling impact ...

Many Americans Oppose US Decision To Move Embassy To Jerusalem Many Americans Oppose US Decision To Move Embassy To Jerusalem

On Thursday, the UN General Assembly overwhelmingly passed a resolution against Trump's unilateral decision by a vote of 128-9. "Let them vote against us; we'll save a lot". It said the vote on the resolution, which was drafted by Egypt, was 14 to ...

Iran Hails UN Resolution against US' Jerusalem Decision Iran Hails UN Resolution against US' Jerusalem Decision

On Monday, the US vetoed a Security Council resolution backed by the 14 other council members calling on Trump to reverse his Jerusalem decision. On behalf of the Arab League chief, the assistant secretary-general and Ambassador Said Abu Ali said t...

Family displaced days before Christmas after house fire Family displaced days before Christmas after house fire

Officials say there were no injuries and the occupants will stay with family members. They said the apartments were either burned or heavily damaged by water. George said, "We've been buying for months to give the kids a good Christmas and that had...

N.Korea rejects United Nations sanctions, defends nuclear programme N.Korea rejects United Nations sanctions, defends nuclear programme

The U.S. -penned sanctions include a tighter cap beginning in January on diesel, kerosene and other refined petroleum product exports to North Korea, lowering the limit to 500,000 barrels a year from 2 million barrels, and the repatriation of Nor...

Coach Winklejohn Predicts Holly Holm Shocks The World Again At UFC 219 Coach Winklejohn Predicts Holly Holm Shocks The World Again At UFC 219

Between the champion Cris Cyborg and the challenger Holly Holm . Cyborg, who hasn't lost since her professional debut in 2005, received a new UFC contract prior to signing her bout contract. While top women's strawweight prospect Cynthia Calvillo ...

Zimbabwe coup architects named Zanu-PF VPs Zimbabwe coup architects named Zanu-PF VPs

Few years you will remember this article when the new Vice President, General Chiwenga, says boldly he has been annoited to lead Zimbabwe.Money and other resources will be spent for the elections but the Apostolic sects will have spoken on who is goi...

Warring groups agree ceasefire for Christmas Warring groups agree ceasefire for Christmas

The agreement also calls on the warring sides to release prisoners of war, political prisoners and abducted women and children, who have been victims of widespread sexual violence and recruitment as child soldiers. While welcoming the first step, Mah...

Ltd. Has $39.77 Million Holdings in American Water Works (NYSE:AWK)

It has underperformed by 9.16% the S&P500. (NYSE: AWK ). Winslow Evans And Crocker Inc reported 0.07% stake. (NYSE:AWK). California Public Employees Retirement System accumulated 551,944 shares or 0.07% of the stock. Baird maintained American Water...

Over 180 killed in Philippines landslides

Three people were killed in Bukidnon province, while politicians in Lanao del Sur province said 18 people had drowned in flash floods there. In this image made from video taken December 24, 2017, people stand in the area damaged by storm Tembin i...

Kabul: Five killed as ISIL bomber targets spy agency Kabul: Five killed as ISIL bomber targets spy agency

Ambulances were seen leaving the scene, apparently taking casualties to hospitals in the city. According to the Reuters news agency, the Daesh terror group (banned in Russia) has claimed responsibility for the suicide bombing. The Islamic State of ...

First flight for the largest amphibian aircraft in the world First flight for the largest amphibian aircraft in the world

The AG600 joins the Yun-20 and the C919 in China's jumbo jet fleet. The ruling Communist Party of China (CPC) has congratulated all those engaged in the mission. The deputy general manager of China Aviation Industry General Aircraft, a subsidiary o...

Pregnant Arizona woman shot while sleeping, baby survives

Police said the woman was six months pregnant. Others in the house woke up to the sounds of Vega screaming, but she later become unresponsive and died at a nearby hospital. It is unclear whether specific individuals in the home were targeted by t...

US winning war against terrorism: Trump tells soldiers in Xmas US winning war against terrorism: Trump tells soldiers in Xmas

President Donald Trump's first Christmas Eve in office was a busy one that unfolded like this: tweet against perceived adversaries, cheer USA troops spending the holiday overseas, play golf, chat with children anxious to know when Santa would get ...

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