Friday January 19-th, 2018

PM Li says China economy grew 6.9% in 2017 PM Li says China economy grew 6.9% in 2017

The MLC is a sub-regional cooperation mechanism that was jointly established in 2016 by six countries along the Mekong River, namely Cambodia, China, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, and Vietnam. The visit of the Chinese premier will further enhance China-Ca...

Gamer, 28, kills mom after blaming her for broken headset, police say Gamer, 28, kills mom after blaming her for broken headset, police say

Two bullets were found in the wall, one was lodged in the ceiling, and a fourth had struck his 68-year-old mother in the head, killing her. Matthew then fled the scene, with police catching up to him near a relative's home and arresting him for hom...

Bar Associations Respond to President Donald Trump's 'Repugnant' Policies, Remarks

People from dozens of countries took their oaths of citizenship Friday in South Florida as news spread about their new president's alleged statement . 'My colleague, Republican senator Lindsey Graham of SC, spoke up and made a direct comment on what...

Arda Turan joins Istanbul Basaksehir from Barcelona on loan deal Arda Turan joins Istanbul Basaksehir from Barcelona on loan deal

Turan joined the club from Atletico Madrid for 34 million euros (£29 million) plus add-ons in July 2015, winning six trophies but only making 55 appearances and scoring 15 goals. Turan had not made a single appearance for the current La Liga le...

Michigan State vs. Michigan Michigan State vs. Michigan

It wasn't enough to prevent the Wolverines from suffering their first home loss of the season. You can live stream the game on the Fox Sports Go app. Last year, the Spartans took the East Lansing with a score of 70-62, while the Wolverines ra...

Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah meets Congress chief Rahul Gandhi in Delhi Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah meets Congress chief Rahul Gandhi in Delhi

He also denied that there was an anti-incumbency factor for the Congress and said the party would retain power in the southern state by winning the polls with a "comfortable majority". What they (BJP) are preaching is not Hindutva. Less than 24 hou...

Police confirm rubber bullets fired in H&M protests as shop looted Police confirm rubber bullets fired in H&M protests as shop looted

The site reports that police eventually had to intervene, firing off rubber bullets to make the protesters scatter. Other nationwide demonstrations also took place in Mall of the South, Mall of Africa, Clearwater and East Rand Mall. Police said that ...

Putin Says North Korea's Kim 'Won This Match' on Nuclear Weapons Putin Says North Korea's Kim 'Won This Match' on Nuclear Weapons

Putin's unusually warm words for the secretive leader came after North and South Korean officials held their first direct talks in more than two years on Tuesday, as diplomatic efforts continue to try to defuse tensions over Kim's nuclear program.

Trump, l'ira dei Paesi africani: Trump, l'ira dei Paesi africani: "Razzista e oltraggioso, si scusi"

Il congresso americano obbliga il presidente a verificare periodicamente che l'Iran applichi l'accordo di Vienna e a emettere una dispensa perchè le sazioni americane restino sospese. E ancora: "L'opposizione del presidente alla liberazione dei prigi...

Carrie Underwood, Ludacris Team Up For Super Bowl Carrie Underwood, Ludacris Team Up For Super Bowl

Readers can press play above to hear " The Champion ", which she co-wrote in 2017 with Brett James, Chris DeStefano and Ludacris , whom Underwood sought out for the collaboration. NBC liked the song so much the network is also using it for its winte...

Chris Christie gives final State of the State address Chris Christie gives final State of the State address

In a state with a history of unpopular governors upon leaving office, Christie will end his second term as the most disapproved and disliked since Eagleton began surveying the public nearly five decades ago. Christie suggested this support shift wa...

Hunt for killer who raped 7yo in Pakistan Hunt for killer who raped 7yo in Pakistan

On Thursday, protesters threw stones at government buildings and set cars and a local politician's office alight, complaining that police had not done more to stop violence against children.A local police spokesman told AFP news agency "up to 1,000" ...

On natural disaster anniversary, Miami Haitians call Trump 'racist' for 'shithole' remark On natural disaster anniversary, Miami Haitians call Trump 'racist' for 'shithole' remark

Interestingly, this comes after he reportedly referred to the immigrants from Haiti , El Salvador and African countries as "s--holes", in an immigration meeting at the White House earlier. Durbin said Trump specifically asked , "Do we need mor...

Czech election: Milos Zeman leads in first round Czech election: Milos Zeman leads in first round

Ironically, experts say the move might boost Zeman's chances, judging by an outpouring of sympathy for him on social media. While he has won support among many Czechs by criticizing intellectual elites, they say he's sown doubt over whether the cou...

Iran's rapid response to U.S. withdrawal from nuke deal could surprise Americans Iran's rapid response to U.S. withdrawal from nuke deal could surprise Americans

At a news conference after meeting Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Thursday, representatives of the European Union, the UK, France and Germany reiterated their support for the nuclear deal they helped negotiate. They believe ...

Govt launches trade complaint against U.S. over duties Govt launches trade complaint against U.S. over duties

U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said in a statement that Canada's complaint is a "broad and ill-advised attack on the U.S. trade remedies system". A Reuters exclusive released Wednesday citing two government sources, said Canada is gr...

WTA SYDNEY - Giorgi beats Radwanska to meet Kerber WTA SYDNEY - Giorgi beats Radwanska to meet Kerber

Former World No.1 Angelique Kerber and Australia's Ashleigh Barty on Friday advanced to the Sydney International tennis tournament final after beating Italian Camila Giorgi and Daria Gavrilova of Australia, respectively. "More than anything, I kn...

Martha McSally launches Senate campaign in heated GOP race Martha McSally launches Senate campaign in heated GOP race

McSally, who has been perceived by those handicapping the race as the Republican establishment's top choice, appears instead to be catering to a more conservative primary electorate. On Twitter on Friday, McSally thanked Trump for attacking Democra...

Goldman Sachs: Bitcoin Could Be Viable Money In Troubled Economies Goldman Sachs: Bitcoin Could Be Viable Money In Troubled Economies

Categorized as either standalone virtual currencies or tokens issued on the ethereum blockchain , crypto-assets, which were once considered anything but an investment idea, took on the combined might of the traditional asset classes in 2017, deliv...

GOP, Democrats work on plan as DACA talks continue

While Trump said throughout his campaign that Mexico would pay for the border wall, he's been seeking money from Congress . Trump referred to " shithole countries " in Africa during a meeting Thursday on immigration. He says the focus now will be ...

Nike unveils Team USA Olympic gear Nike unveils Team USA Olympic gear

The team now appears likely to be a key topic at a four-party meeting of South and North Korean Olympic Committee members and officials from the Pyeongchang Organizing Committee that will be held by IOC President Thomas Bach on January 20.

Boiling lobsters alive dominated an act of cruelty in Switzerland Boiling lobsters alive dominated an act of cruelty in Switzerland

Such government orders are in response to the arguments of animal rights advocates and scientists who claim that crustaceans have advanced nervous systems and can likely feel pain. But Robert Elwood said that this is probably a false assumption. On...

'Betrayed' Pakistan army chief won't ask for further USA aid 'Betrayed' Pakistan army chief won't ask for further USA aid

It added that Bajwa told Votel Pakistan was fully aware of the USA concerns regarding activities of Afghan nationals in Pakistan and is already undertaking several operations against militants. "We value mutual understanding of interests and conc...

Person in custody after 'possible hostage situation' on Greyhound; No injuries reported Person in custody after 'possible hostage situation' on Greyhound; No injuries reported

The bus crossed into IL and was stopped near I-94 at Rt. 173. It started around 9:40 p.m. Friday night when authorities received reports of an armed subject on board a bus from Milwaukee to Chicago . No injuries were reported , according to WGN ...

Supreme Court to Hear Plea for Probe Into Judge Loya's Death Tomorrow Supreme Court to Hear Plea for Probe Into Judge Loya's Death Tomorrow

The three-judge bench headed by Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra said "the matter is very serious" and asked the government of Maharashtra to submit its response to the petition. The bench, however, said it will look into the petitions but will als...

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