Wednesday July 18-th, 2018

Defending the shit hole: I am not racist, Trump says Defending the shit hole: I am not racist, Trump says

The US leader has denied making the statements , as well as dismissing accusations that he is racist . South Africa's foreign ministry called the remarks, which sources said Trump made earlier this week during a meeting on immigration legislation...

16-Year-Old Teen Killed In Sledding Accident, Hit By Intoxicated Driver 16-Year-Old Teen Killed In Sledding Accident, Hit By Intoxicated Driver

When officers arrived at the scene they found Collier dead, reported the Indy Star . Authorities say Galina Witte, 20, of Evansville, was arrested and preliminarily charged with operating while intoxicated with a prior conviction and operating whi...

Bright Flash And Loud Boom Ignite Meteorite Speculation In Great Lakes Region Bright Flash And Loud Boom Ignite Meteorite Speculation In Great Lakes Region

In a recently deleted reply on Twitter the National Weather Service - Detroit saying that 'no lighting detected. A flash that lit up the sky and a loud "boom" noise recorded Tuesday evening by southeast MI residents may have been caused by a me...

PM Lee and Najib launch Marina One and DUO joint development projects PM Lee and Najib launch Marina One and DUO joint development projects

Najib, whose leadership has been mired in a multi-billion dollar corruption scandal at 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB), is hoping to win a third term in a general election due by August, raising questions about the two rail projects. The yearly m...

Contraceptive app hit with complaints after being blamed for 37 unwanted pregnancies Contraceptive app hit with complaints after being blamed for 37 unwanted pregnancies

And while that sounds nice, with no hormonal regulations, the app's potential for success is a bit dubious. When your app is being used by over 500,000 people, you may take it as good news. "To get the CE certification, Scherwitzl says the app ...

Winter weather advisory hits Arlington, North Texas Winter weather advisory hits Arlington, North Texas

Eventually, late Monday night, we'll see a transition to light snow . Depending on what happens Tuesday afternoon, road conditions could improve or stay hazardous . The warning will be in effect through Tuesday afternoon. Widespread tempe...

Nelson, the New President of the LDS Church Nelson, the New President of the LDS Church

The wait has less to do with who will be the prophet and more to do with who he, in this case Nelson, choosing to be at his right and left hand side. He is the second-oldest man to assume the position that succeeds Thomas S. Todd Christofferson, du...

Snowfall expected to start in area tonight Snowfall expected to start in area tonight

Snow and freezing temperatures are expected to make for unsafe driving conditions Wednesday morning through Thursday afternoon. Forecasters said up to 4 inches could fall in central North Carolina, with a couple of inches expected around Raleig...

Thousands Spend MLK Day Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. f Thousands Spend MLK Day Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. f

For the church and many across the country, the third Monday of January is a day of remembrance, by putting differences aside and uniting communities. Across the USA, there are tributes to Dr. King's legacy and the ongoing Civil Rights work on th...

Ex-CIA Officer Suspected of Aiding China Arrested at JFK Airport Ex-CIA Officer Suspected of Aiding China Arrested at JFK Airport

Jerry Chun Shing Lee was detained Monday night after landing at John F. Kennedy International Airport. Lee's disclosures reportedly led to a crackdown on the CIA's informants in China starting in 2010, the New York Times reported citing several for...

Pope Asks Forgiveness For 'Pain And Shame' Of Child Sex Abuse Pope Asks Forgiveness For 'Pain And Shame' Of Child Sex Abuse

Priests in the Catholic Church have done "irreparable damage" to the children they have raped and molested, Pope Francis declared during a visit to Chile on January 15. Police in Chile's capital are arresting dozens of protesters near a square where ...

Train employees to go on 24-hour strike Train employees to go on 24-hour strike

Rail workers are unhappy about the current enterprise agreement and have voted to take industrial action as they continue to fight for a six per cent pay rise and improved working conditions. This is weird behaviour from a union boss who is now handi...

CNN historian says Trump can only blame himself for 'explosive' racism debate

Trump reportedly said, "Why do we need more Haitians?" according to people familiar with the meeting. "No. I'm not a racist ". When it came to the issue of "chain migration" I said to the president do you realize how painful that term is to s...

South Africa protests to US embassy over Trump South Africa protests to US embassy over Trump "shithole" remark

The United States embassy in Accra, has said the U.S. has great respect for the people of the African continent. Who backed up the claims? Trump denied being racist , too. However, Republican Sen. Tim Scott, the junior senator from SC, told ...

Trump emphasises hostile stance on North Korea Trump emphasises hostile stance on North Korea

Schwartz pointed toward examples throughout the Cold War, including the tragedy of Korean Airlines Flight 0007. "There are always going to be different venues and different groupings happening, and I think a diversity of approaches is better than p...

Syria war: Turkish forces mass near Kurdish areas Syria war: Turkish forces mass near Kurdish areas

The Syrian official said the USA decision "came within the framework of its destructive policies which aim at fragmenting the region, fueling tensions and conflicts and hindering solutions to its crises". With US backing, the YPG has cleared swathes ...

WWE Smackdown tag team champion Jey Uso arrested on DUI charge WWE Smackdown tag team champion Jey Uso arrested on DUI charge

The Usos - sons of pro wrestling legend, Rikishi - are 5-time WWE tag team champions. now holding gold for the company's SmackDown brand. Jimmy was arrested for a DUI in 2011, and got caught driving with a suspended license in 2013 while he was o...

Doctor: Trump is healthy, did very well on cognitive test

The doctor says he's found "no reason whatsoever" to think the president has any issues with his thought process. Trump was 70 when he took office on January 20, 2017, making him the oldest person ever elected to the presidency. "The president di...

Russian, Iranian foreign ministers discuss Syria and Iran nuclear deal Russian, Iranian foreign ministers discuss Syria and Iran nuclear deal

The U.S. -led coalition is now training Syrian militias and plans to establish a new border force together with the Kurdish-led opposition fighters, consisting of 30,000 personnel over the next several years, according to the coalition. Iran supports...

Doctor To Release Details Of President Donald Trump's Physical Doctor To Release Details Of President Donald Trump's Physical

He performed a test called the Montreal Cognitive Assessment , a 10-minute test which tests for mild cognitive dysfunction, and said Trump scored 30 out of 30. "To be clear though, he is taking a cholesterol lowering medication, he has evidence of h...

Wall Street exec succeeds Chris Christie as New Jersey's governor, targets Trump Wall Street exec succeeds Chris Christie as New Jersey's governor, targets Trump

Once among the nation's most popular members of his party, Christie, 55, had his presidential bid derailed by fallout from the George Washington Bridge traffic-jam scandal. He also pledged to fight President Trump's "unrelenting assault on our values...

I am not a racist, says Trump I am not a racist, says Trump

US President Donald Trump today said he is not a racist as he sought to steer clear of the controversy surrounding his reported remarks against immigrants from certain countries. US Ambassador in South Africa, Jessye Lapenn. What did the pre...

'I'm not a racist': Trump defends himself, denies making vulgar comments 'I'm not a racist': Trump defends himself, denies making vulgar comments

When compared to other developed nations, America is "a shithole country ", said Danielle Campoamor in an opinion piece for Newsweek . Graham says, "I think somebody on his staff gave him really bad advice between 10 o'clock to 12 o'clock on Thur...

SA summons United States envoys, expresses displeasure over Trump remarks SA summons United States envoys, expresses displeasure over Trump remarks

As the outrage grows, US embassies and diplomats in Africa have hastily issued a series of statements in an effort to patch up the increasingly frayed relationship between Washington and Africa. Airbnb has launched a $100,000 digital ad campaign - ...

Trump goes after the Democrat who surfaced his immigration remark

But Senator Dick Durbin insisted the United States leader had used "hate-filled, vile and racist language during the meeting". I am outraged by President Donald Trump's continued racist comments and actions. On Friday evening, the United States a...

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