Friday August 17-th, 2018

Federal Bureau of Investigation probing Las Vegas shooting Federal Bureau of Investigation probing Las Vegas shooting

The sheriff in Las Vegas says a federal grand jury is hearing evidence in a case spun off of the October 1 mass shooting that became the deadliest in modern USA history. In documents released by federal prosecutors on Friday, Jan. 12, Danley had been...

Special UK deal possible after Brexit - President Emmanuel Macron Special UK deal possible after Brexit - President Emmanuel Macron

He retained that full access to the single market can be possible without rules. He said the United Kingdom could not cherry-pick the elements it liked. He said: 'I do respect this vote, I do regret this vote, and I would love to welcome you again,...

Trump cancels Mar-a-Lago trip as government shutdown deadline approaches

US President Donald Trump has called off plans to travel to Florida today as Congress seeks an 11th hour compromise to avert a federal government shutdown due to lack of funds, the White House said. Trump tweeted Friday afternoon, less than seven hou...

West Ham striker Andy Carroll facing fresh surgery West Ham striker Andy Carroll facing fresh surgery

Several newspapers, including the Daily Telegraph , believe Chelsea are willing to pay £20m for Carroll and will not sanction a loan move for Batshuayi unless another striker is signed. Antonio Conte is desperate to add some attacking talent to...

Kidnapped Americans, Canadians rescued in Nigeria, police say Kidnapped Americans, Canadians rescued in Nigeria, police say

The kidnapped foreigners who were two Americans and two Canadians were ambushed by their abductors while traveling from Kaduna State to Abuja. The New Agency of Nigeria (NAN) recalled that the four expatriates were abducted along Kwoi-Jere road in ...

Michael Wolff: Trump is having an affair Michael Wolff: Trump is having an affair

Michael Wolff's explosive novel, which reportedly details awful and embarrassing things about Trump and his administration, is projected to hit 1.75 million in sales, according to numbers obtained by Mother Jones . Maher then asked, "Considering ...

Feyenoord to unveil former Arsenal striker, Robin van Persie Monday Feyenoord to unveil former Arsenal striker, Robin van Persie Monday

Van Persie left to join Arsenal in 2004, going on to score 132 goals for the Gunners, winning the FA Cup in 2005. Since then van Persie has enjoyed spells with Manchester United and Turkish giants Fenerbahce, but he is now set to return to the club...

China 'drives away' U.S. missile destroyer for 'violating' its sovereignty China 'drives away' U.S. missile destroyer for 'violating' its sovereignty

The spokesperson said the USA side's behavior has broken basic protocols of worldwide relations, voicing China's strong dissatisfaction. Defense Ministry spokesman Wu Qian says a Chinese missile frigate moved to identify and verify the US vessel an...

Trump pours cold water on deal for young immigrants and blames Democrats Trump pours cold water on deal for young immigrants and blames Democrats

Senator Dick Durbin, Democrat of IL, had confirmed the reported phrase " shithole countries " publicly; Senator Lindsey Graham , of SC, had backed up the press accounts more obliquely but unmistakably. Recently, some Republicans have tried to defe...

President Trump's approval rating edges up to 40% — CNN Poll President Trump's approval rating edges up to 40% — CNN Poll

Bush. One day before the anniversary of Trump's inauguration, his approval rating sits at 32 percent, with 55 percent disapproving of his work in office and 12 percent neutral, according to the joint University of Southern California-Dornsife Co...

Congress investigated whether Russian mafia financed Trump courses in Ireland, Scotland Congress investigated whether Russian mafia financed Trump courses in Ireland, Scotland

They don't actually make any money". At one point during the committee interview, Simpson was asked the central question at the heart of the congressional investigations and that of special counsel Robert Mueller — whether the Trump campaign had co...

North and South Korea North and South Korea

In addition to marching together, the two Koreas will field a joint women's hockey team at the games, which begin on February 9 in Pyeongchang. Bach said the International Olympic Committee had been working to address the "special situation" of h...

'#DemocratShutdown': Trump Blames Democrats After Government Shutdown Takes Effect '#DemocratShutdown': Trump Blames Democrats After Government Shutdown Takes Effect

President Donald Trump says efforts to avert a government shutdown are "Not looking good". Last week, President Donald Trump rejected a bipartisan Senate deal that would have accomplished that as well as hand the White House $2.7 billion in n...

Paradise on lockdown: Shootings spark state of emergency at Brit holiday hotspot Paradise on lockdown: Shootings spark state of emergency at Brit holiday hotspot

Police said they are taking a zero tolerance approach to crime while a major military operation is underway in parts of St James. The British tourists were warned to stay inside their resorts in Jamaica, BBC reports. 'I have been advised by the secur...

Deputy Secretary, South Korea's Vice Defense Minister Meet at Pentagon Deputy Secretary, South Korea's Vice Defense Minister Meet at Pentagon

South Korea's foreign ministry dismissed such concerns. The upcoming Olympics, which are the 23rd Winter Games, will take place in South Korea's PyeongChang on February 9-25, 2018. A North Korean soldier looks south through a pair of binoculars....

This is the cognitive test the president passed This is the cognitive test the president passed

Maybe some fault should go to Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders, who put words in Jackson's mouth Tuesday by saying, "We support what he said yesterday 100 percent - that the president is in excellent health ". I've seen people ... then they ge...

Sharapova sharp in return to Open Sharapova sharp in return to Open

Sharapova could next meet No. 14-seeded Anastasija Sevastova , who beat her at the U.S. Open previous year in her return to a Grand Slam to tournament. "Something is going on with Australia and me". "2017, I have said goodbye already, I am not lo...

IOC Reduces Pool of Potential Russian Athletes for PyeongChang IOC Reduces Pool of Potential Russian Athletes for PyeongChang

The IOC last month banned Russian Federation from the Pyeongchang Games as a result of its "unprecedented systematic manipulation" of the anti-doping system, though individual athletes will be able to compete effectively as neutrals if they can prove...

Pak raises Jadhav's case in UNSC debate on Afghanistan Pak raises Jadhav's case in UNSC debate on Afghanistan

Briefing reporters after returning from a UN Security Council visit to Afghanistan, she said the Afghanistan government has asked the 15-member powerful wing of the world body to step up pressure on Pakistan. He also said that Pakistan could no more ...

Wyndham Worldwide (WYN) Raised to Buy at Goldman Sachs Group Wyndham Worldwide (WYN) Raised to Buy at Goldman Sachs Group

VP & General Counsel Mclester Scott G has sold 15,381 shares of Wyndham Worldwide Corporation ( WYN ) in trading session dated December 18, 2017. The stock witnessed 8.99% gains, 11.95% gains and 19.75% gains for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month pe...

Navy: Captains of Ships in Pacific Collisions to Face Criminal Charges Navy: Captains of Ships in Pacific Collisions to Face Criminal Charges

A Navy investigation found that Benson left the ship's bridge before the collision. All of the service members are facing charges that include dereliction of duty, hazarding a vessel, and negligent homicide. Williams was the commander of Task Force...

Indonesia unhappy with European Union plans to ban palm oil biofuels Indonesia unhappy with European Union plans to ban palm oil biofuels

European lawmakers approved draft measures to reform the power market and reduce energy consumption to meet more ambitious climate goals. Mah said he will write to all the energy ministers of the European Union member states and ask Malaysia's amba...

Key senators to watch as United States government shutdown looms Key senators to watch as United States government shutdown looms

And, as Steve explained earlier today, there's not much inherently unfriendly about a government shutdown in any case. Schumer told reporters after the White House meeting that progress had been made but a deal had not yet been reached.

Haitians Protest Trump Over 'S--thole' Remark in Florida

The first opportunity for a successful end of the Second Civil War, between President Trump and the incumbent political class, has been squandered by the Democrats. They said Trump expressed a preference for immigrants from countries like Norway,...

Schumer rips GOP senator for questioning Durbin's account of Trump meeting Schumer rips GOP senator for questioning Durbin's account of Trump meeting

Trump slammed Durbin in a Twitter post on Monday, saying "Senator Dicky Durbin totally misrepresented what was said at the DACA meeting". Dawsey is the reporter who broke the story of Trump's racist remarks last week. "I stand behind every word...

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