Saturday May 26-th, 2018

UKIP leader dumps lover over slur UKIP leader dumps lover over slur

A leader of a British right-wing political party, Henry Bolton , is urged by senior figures from his party to choose between his leadership or girlfriend after the latter was reported by British media Sunday to have made racist remarks. Bolton, howe...

Qatar military plane intercepts UAE civilian aircraft Qatar military plane intercepts UAE civilian aircraft

The claim was denied by Emirati officials on Sunday. Aviation analyst Alex Macheras said that if Monday's incident had taken place as described, he would expect the airlines involved to come forward; a formal complaint to be made to global bodi...

DOJ Appeals Judge's Ruling Stopping Trump From Ending DACA DOJ Appeals Judge's Ruling Stopping Trump From Ending DACA

An appeal would normally go to a federal circuit court - in this case, the US Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit - before either side attempted to take it to the Supreme Court. He warned hundreds-of-thousands of illegal aliens would cross the borde...

What US envoy told Nigerian gov't following summon over Trump's sh*thole comment

He also defended himself Sunday night, telling reporters he is "not a racist ". "That I can tell you", Trump told reporters in Florida when entering Trump International Golf Course for a dinner with House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy .

Alligator, python in weird standoff on Florida golf course Alligator, python in weird standoff on Florida golf course

The alligator seems to have the upper hand. Richard Nadler posted the pictures on his Facebook account while trying to play through the 10 hole at the Gulf Club at Fiddler's Creek. Nadler told WBBH . No one knows who won, but Nadler's post sai...

NY voters say new federal tax law will harm state's economy NY voters say new federal tax law will harm state's economy

The poll, the first Siena survey since Congress passed the sweeping tax overhaul in December, shows New Yorkers are skeptical that the changes will boost business or help individual taxpayers in the state. Another important result from the Siena poll...

Selena Gomez's Mom Slams Star's Choice To Work With Woody Allen Selena Gomez's Mom Slams Star's Choice To Work With Woody Allen

As seen in a screen grab of an exchange on Instagram , a fan messaged Selena's mom Mandy Teefey on her production company's account, and suggested that Selena should "write an apology" for working with Allen . One " Rainy Day in New York " st...

Trump rattles national security community with tweets inspired by 'Fox & Friends' Trump rattles national security community with tweets inspired by 'Fox & Friends'

After all, in his previous tweet about Pakistan, in October, the president declared that his administration was "starting to develop a much better relationship with Pakistan and its leaders". "Today has to do with foreign terrorists on foreign soil"....

Sarasota-area gas prices jump by nickel overnight Sarasota-area gas prices jump by nickel overnight

But he says that could change because of higher crude oil prices, which could soon produce higher prices at local gas pumps. According to the price-tracking website GasBuddy .com, motorists in Butts County on Tuesday reported paying $2.45 to $2.49...

Flag should fly at half-mast on Australia Day: Indigenous MP Flag should fly at half-mast on Australia Day: Indigenous MP

Australian Greens Leader Richard Di Natale is spearheading this latest push, urging local councils to dump Australia Day citizenship ceremonies and move them to a different day. "There's so much that we've to be proud of, but we do need to come to te...

Merkel's coalition will finish us, SPD youth leader warns Merkel's coalition will finish us, SPD youth leader warns

In inconclusive national elections in September, the conservatives lost votes to the far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) party. The chancellor, who has won widespread respect overseas in more than 12 years in power, needs the coalition talks to s...

Senator: President Trump did not say 's***hole' Senator: President Trump did not say 's***hole'

Lie - let me say again: "lie, lie", Scarborough said Tuesday on " Morning Joe ". Lindsey Graham of SC, who did not detail Trump's exact wording but said he confronted Trump about the comments. "And I'm telling you it's a gross misrepresentation"....

Here are school closings in Columbus area Here are school closings in Columbus area

At 12:02 p.m., Lee County Schools announced it will be closed Wednesday and all after-school activities are canceled for Tuesday and Wednesday. Phenix City Schools is the first Columbus area district to announce whether classes will be conducte...

Cuomo outlines budget plan amid deficit

Health insurers got a 40 percent tax cut windfall under the new federal tax law while Washington is shifting more health care costs onto states like NY, he said. In all, the state said $1.9 billion came in 2017 by such pre-filing of state taxes. Va...

WINTER WEATHER | Where and when will it hit? WINTER WEATHER | Where and when will it hit?

With temperatures hovering below freezing all day Tuesday , precipitation is likely to accumulate and freeze, resulting in unsafe road conditions. This includes the cities of Austin, San Antonio, Waco and Shreveport. Farther north, light snow is exp...

Trump denies being a racist after causing a spur with controversial word Trump denies being a racist after causing a spur with controversial word

President, Mr Donald Trump . Ashipala-Musavyi told The Namibian that she only found out about the remarks through the media. Trump said in the meeting that he would prefer immigrants from countries like Norway instead. He has become a joke of th...

Federer in fabulous form to start Australian Open

Djokovic, a six-time Australian Open champion, also wielded a new, compact service motion created to help avoid further elbow problems. Djokovic further added that he indeed have a meeting with the players alone, but there was no mention of boyco...

Trump, Xi hope for change in North Korea behaviour, says White House Trump, Xi hope for change in North Korea behaviour, says White House

Trump apparently told Xi that his administration will continue to advance its maximum pressure campaign to push North Korea to denuclearize. The U.S. "All sides concerned should make joint efforts to keep up the hard-won momentum for the easing of ...

Xiaomi Mi Max 3 Specifications Confirmed Through Leaked Retailer Listing Xiaomi Mi Max 3 Specifications Confirmed Through Leaked Retailer Listing

The Mi Max 3 will be powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 635 chipset, coupled with 3GB or 4GB LPDDR4 RAM, and 64GB or 128GB of onboard storage. Having said that, it becomes evident that the smartphone will have a full-screen design just like the Xi...

Airbnb is spending $100000 to promote listings in Trump's "shithole" countries

According to Airbnb, the "six-figure digital ad buy" will run on news sites like the Washington Post and CNN. Lately, the social media team of Airbnb and its CEO Brian Chesky have started tweeting about the destination which Trump said to have ...

US Uninsured Rate Steady At 12.2% In Fourth Quarter Of 2017 US Uninsured Rate Steady At 12.2% In Fourth Quarter Of 2017

Specifically, the uninsured rate among adults aged 18-25 rose by 2 percentage points, from 14.7 to 16.7 percent, and the uninsured rate among black and Hispanic adults increased by 2.3 and 2.2 points, respectively. And Gallup predicts that the trend ...

India withdraws Hajj subsidy to use funds for Muslim girls' education India withdraws Hajj subsidy to use funds for Muslim girls' education

Each year, lakhs of Haj pilgrims are granted financial subsidy by the Centre. The decision follows 2012 calls from the Supreme Court to withdraw the subsidy gradually by 2022, news agency IANS reports. With the government already moving ahead w...

At least 10 killed in Colombia bridge collapse At least 10 killed in Colombia bridge collapse

Jorge Diaz of the Civil Defense rescue organization told reporters. Nine of those who fell died immediately, and the 10th died of his injuries after being taken to a hospital. German Cardona, Colombia's Transportation Minister, flew above the sit...

Nielsen acknowledges Trump used 'tough language' in immigration meeting Nielsen acknowledges Trump used 'tough language' in immigration meeting

Trump has faced accusations of racism in recent days, after reports surfaced that he demanded in a meeting last week to know why the USA admits immigrants from " shithole countries". She then reiterated that she didn't "recall that specific phrase b...

Justice Loya case: Maharashtra govt submits documents in sealed cover before SC Justice Loya case: Maharashtra govt submits documents in sealed cover before SC

Anuj Loya Was accompanied by his cousin and a judge. The son of a judge who died in December 2014 while hearing a case in which Amit Shah , the president of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) was an accused, said his father's death did not o...

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