Saturday December 15-th, 2018

Air strikes batter Syria rebel enclave for fifth day Air strikes batter Syria rebel enclave for fifth day

More than 4,000 families live in basements and bunkers for fear of air strikes, according to Save the Children. Care International said the intensity of the air strikes had made it extremely hard for relief workers to assist the needy. Russian Fe...

Mattis says United States service members in DACA will generally not be deported Mattis says United States service members in DACA will generally not be deported

Defense Secretary James Mattis said Thursday that servicemen and women who are protected from deportation by an Obama-era program set to expire on March 5 will be "protected" regardless of their immigration status. Those covered by DACA now servi...

Ludwig Hantson Sells 13245 Shares of Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ALXN) Stock

The firm presently has a "buy" rating on the biopharmaceutical company's stock. Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc . had 96 analyst reports since July 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Schroder Invest Mgmt Group has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in A...

Winter Olympics Ban Of 45 Russian Athletes Upheld By Court Ruling Winter Olympics Ban Of 45 Russian Athletes Upheld By Court Ruling

But privately, officials said, Pence expressed concern to Moon about his more conciliatory tone toward North Korea. United States officials have remained suspicious over Kim's intentions as the North cosies up to the South over the Olympics .

Donald Trump, Kim Jong Un impersonators thrown out of Olympics Donald Trump, Kim Jong Un impersonators thrown out of Olympics

After a conversation with high-level representatives from South Korea's Unification Ministry, the North Korean delegation boarded a train to Pyeongchang where the so-called "peaceful Olympics " began in earnest Friday with an opening ceremony...

Hawks Fans Chanted 'LeBron will trade you' at Cavs Players Hawks Fans Chanted 'LeBron will trade you' at Cavs Players

Hawks fans chanted "LeBron will trade you" and "LeBron will leave you" at Cavs players Friday night. But I just want to be where I'm wanted. Yes, they traded away Kyrie Irving , but they got back some great players in Isaiah Thomas and Jae Crow...

Congress supports the Congress supports the "just" demands of Andhra Pradesh, says Rahul Gandhi

Rahul will visit Koppal's Huligamma Temple in Koppal on Saturday. Playing to the Kannada pride agenda ahead of the assembly elections, Congress" "Janaashirwada yatra' began with Karnataka state's official song soon after a rendition of Vande Mata...

No Olympic truce for US, North Korea in Pyeongchang No Olympic truce for US, North Korea in Pyeongchang

During the parade of nations, they stood only for the USA team. A band forming the Korean word for "Victory" also made an appearance in Kim Jong-un's march. And on Friday, Kim Yo Jong, the younger sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un himself...

House Speaker Ryan: House likely to pass US budget deal

After Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) held up the bill until after 1 a.m. ― setting off a technical lapse in government appropriations ― the Senate approved the six-week funding extension and spending limit deal 71-28. "Nobody wants to have it pointed out...

Three 'militants' killed in USA drone strike in North Waziristan Three 'militants' killed in USA drone strike in North Waziristan

Referring the cross-border activity, the Pakistani foreign minister said it is a "free for all", adding, "These issues are facilitating terrorism". The spokesman said Pakistan had taken indiscriminate action against all terrorist groups with th...

Uranium One informant makes Clinton allegations in testimony Uranium One informant makes Clinton allegations in testimony

Recall that in 2009, Hillary Clinton was busy handing a "reset button" to Russia's Sergei Lavrov and Barack Obama was insisting that he could manage a friendly relationship better than George W. Furthermore, the report stated the Russians were appa...

Senate leaders forge 2-year budget deal Senate leaders forge 2-year budget deal

The Senate has reached a budget deal. It also includes $6 billion for fighting the opioid epidemic, disaster-relief money, funding to fix VA clinics, $20 billion for infrastructure programs, and enough funding for the Children's Health Insurance Pr...

Gerald Stanley Not Guilty In Colten Boushie's Death Gerald Stanley Not Guilty In Colten Boushie's Death

Manitoba NDP justice critic Nahanni Fontaine says the anger Colten Boushie's family is feeling is justified. "A white jury came out with a verdict of not guilty of Gerald Stanley, who shot and killed my nephew". He said the Crown theory was Stanley...

Authorities find a tiger cub packaged in mail room in Mexico Authorities find a tiger cub packaged in mail room in Mexico

According to authorities the animal, whose species is on the endangered species list, was on its way to Santiago de Queretaro via express mail. The package was detected only after a dog, who was looking for contraband, sniffed it at the postal cent...

SEC commish stands against proposed MS law allowing guns on campuses SEC commish stands against proposed MS law allowing guns on campuses

But Judiciary B Committee Chairman Andy Gipson says the rule is clear. But universities say guns in stadiums could lead to opponents refusing to play in MS and guns in dormitories could alarm parents. "I understand they don't like the law, but the ...

Israel strikes 'Iranian targets' in Syria after intercepting unmanned aircraft Israel strikes 'Iranian targets' in Syria after intercepting unmanned aircraft

Israel's military says it has targeted what it calls Iranian sites within Syrian territory after intercepting an Iranian-made drone. "In response, the Israeli Defense Forces stroke Iranian facilities in Syria ", the Israeli Defense Forces said .

Jerusalem recognition was likely most memorable event of first year in office Jerusalem recognition was likely most memorable event of first year in office

UN Ambassador Nikki Haley recently was on CNN to talk about the Trump administration's decision to move the United States embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. In one of the corruption cases threatening the political endurance of Netanyahu'...

"Stop f***ing married men": Kate Langbroek speaks out following Barnaby Joyce revelations

Langbroek claimed that not knowing someone's wife was "not an excuse". The Deputy Prime Minister began an affair with his media adviser Vikki Campion and was advised a year ago that it was inappropriate for her to continue working for him.

Dozens at White House, including Kushner, lack final security clearance

The President focused on Porter's denial of the allegations that he struck his two-ex-wives while they were married. But he was supportive of his former staff secretary. The White House , Cummings wrote, had not responded to his requests for info...

Ex-wife of former aide: White House reaction to abuse allegations 'troubling'

White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders says the administration has "full confidence in Jim to lead ONDCP to make significant strides in combating the opioids crisis, reducing drug use, and coordinating US drug policy". And the White House...

Colombia to Boost Military Presence Along Venezuelan Border Colombia to Boost Military Presence Along Venezuelan Border

There are 600,000 Venezuelans living in Colombia, and 30,000 have arrived in recent weeks. Santos also said that 1 billion pesos (US$ 345.9 thousand) are ready to support 100 companies in the garment sector and the arrival of new companies.

Australia to apologize to victims of child sex abuse Australia to apologize to victims of child sex abuse

Turnball also confirmed the appointment of a "survivor-focused reference group" which will help draft the apology. "They need to be on their knees apologising to us", Leonie Sheedy, from the Care Leavers Australia Network, told SBS News. "Each and ...

North Carolina hospital system to join with Georgia system North Carolina hospital system to join with Georgia system

Carolinas evaluated more than one hundred new brand names before settling on Atrium Health, the system said in an FAQ on the change. The deal would create one of the largest health systems in the country, employing 90,000 people and managing 60 h...

White House Senior Officials Knew About Staffer's Domestic Violence Allegations For Months

Senate seat - it is not particularly surprising that there was not a greater revulsion at the horror of domestic violence. Some womens organizations, for instance, have called on Kelly to step down for reportedly knowing about the Porter alleg...

Congress ends short-lived second shutdown of 2018 funds government for six weeks Congress ends short-lived second shutdown of 2018 funds government for six weeks

The pending deal must first pass the Senate , then the House and be signed into law to avoid a government shutdown . The bill, which includes a far-reaching deal that increases spending limits for the next two years and raises the federal debt ...

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