Wednesday November 21-st, 2018

5 people killed in shootings in Johnson County 5 people killed in shootings in Johnson County

The names of the four victims were not released, pending family notification. Police launched a search for the suspect described by a witness at the scene. There are no words to describe the heartbreak in seeing four lives taken due to the actions ...

Russian athletes in limbo as CAS adjourns latest appeals Russian athletes in limbo as CAS adjourns latest appeals

The WADA Athlete Committee, chaired by Canadian cross-country skier Beckie Scott, condemned the CAS ruling, which said there was insufficient evidence of anti-doping violations against the Russian athletes. "All our documents and words were heard"....

Man texts 'LOL' in group text as woman dies from overdose Man texts 'LOL' in group text as woman dies from overdose

Varela told the roommate she snorted a line of crushed Percocet pills, took a "dab" of liquid THC and passed out, said police. He told investigators that Noceda had recently split up from her boyfriend and had come to his home to party and hang out...

Man attacks Indonesian church with sword, injures 4 Man attacks Indonesian church with sword, injures 4

About 100 people were attending a mass at St. Lidwina Church in Sleman, Yogyakarta, when the man barged in and began attacking people and destroying church property. Yuliyanto said the unidentified attacker had been shot in the stomach by police. "...

Kim Jong Un invites South Korean President Moon to Pyongyang

Even the dessert served at the dinner reception was symbolic, a blue chocolate map of the Koreas divided by a dark chocolate piece of barbed wire . The official added that Pence is confident that the United States , South Korea and Japan alliance...

Pelosi Marathon Speech on Immigration Breaks 1909 House Record Pelosi Marathon Speech on Immigration Breaks 1909 House Record

Although she claimed during her address that it was not her intention to break any record , this may have been the longest speech ever made on the House floor. When Trump suspended the program in September, he gave Congress six months to come up...

US Congress expected to vote on budget to avert government shutdown US Congress expected to vote on budget to avert government shutdown

In remarks on the Senate floor, Schumer focused on the new agreement as a rare moment of bipartisanship and cooperation. However, it would not resolve the plight of immigrant "Dreamers" who face deportation after being brought to the US illegally...

Narendra Modi in UAE Narendra Modi in UAE

Where in the past Indian diplomacy was responding to the tectonic shifts in global politics by stealth, the Modi government has been unabashed in changing India's foreign policy trajectory. The temple will be hand-carved by Indian temple artisans...

1 killed, 12 injured in knife attack in Beijing mall 1 killed, 12 injured in knife attack in Beijing mall

None of those victims are reportedly suffering from life-threatening injuries, according to the police. Police said the 35-year-old suspect was quick to confess to the attack , which he carried out to "express his discontent" , they said.

Korean unity, historic handshake at Pyeongchang Olympics opening Korean unity, historic handshake at Pyeongchang Olympics opening

It will be an extraordinary moment for Koreans, and it comes just 24 hours after the opening ceremony. Kim Jong-un's invitation to meet with South Korean President Moon Jae-in is a major breakthrough in inter-Korean talks. Murray and the player...

Man in the US illegally found guilty of killing 2 deputies Man in the US illegally found guilty of killing 2 deputies

Luis Enrique Monroy Bracamontes, a Mexican citizen who repeatedly entered the US illegally, was found guilty Friday of killing Sacramento County Sheriff's Deputy Danny Oliver and Placer County Sheriff's Detective Michael Davis Jr.in 2014, the Associa...

UAE- Indian Prime Minister visits Wahat Al Karama UAE- Indian Prime Minister visits Wahat Al Karama

The Prime Minister was optimistic on India's recent jump in the "Ease of Business" rankings. The announcement of land granted by the UAE government for a Hindu temple in Abu Dhabi came during Mr Modi's first visit to as prime minister to the coun...

Muslim Cleric Says Women Don't Have To Wear Long Robe-like Dresses Muslim Cleric Says Women Don't Have To Wear Long Robe-like Dresses

According to the UK's Guardian, Sheikh Abdullah al-Mutlaq, a member of the council of senior scholars - the kingdom's highest religious body, "more than 90 percent of pious Muslim women in the Muslim world do not wear abayas". But women still face so...

Indian PM Modi visits UAE to boost bilateral ties Indian PM Modi visits UAE to boost bilateral ties

The visit, which came weeks after Modi hosted Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, was seen as an Indian effort to balance its strengthening ties with the Jewish state. "Only diplomacy and farsightedness can break the cycle of violence and free...

Former BC premier Christy Clark says blocking Trans Mountain is 'illegal' Former BC premier Christy Clark says blocking Trans Mountain is 'illegal'

But many constituents in Kelowna-Lake Country have expressed the necessity of a balanced approach in determining whether or not pipelines should go ahead, recognizing that the natural resource sector remains an important source for jobs and the reven...

North Korea's Kim invites S Korean leader to Pyongyang North Korea's Kim invites S Korean leader to Pyongyang

Any summit between the two still-officially warring Koreas would be a coup for Moon, who has been pushing for a diplomatic solution to the standoff over North Korea's nuclear and missile programs. When the warmth and joy of the Olympics ends, North...

Real Madrid vs. Real Sociedad live stream Real Madrid vs. Real Sociedad live stream

The Portuguese star's performance came at a good time for Zidane's side, who host PSG in the first leg of their Champions League tie on Wednesday. Most noticeably, Gareth Bale was left on the bench. Manager Zinedine Zidane said he would appl...

Nordcorea, Kim invita presidente Sudcorea Moon a Pyongyang Nordcorea, Kim invita presidente Sudcorea Moon a Pyongyang

L'Ufficio politico generale è la principale istituzione del paese, che ha il compito di nominare i generali e di mantenere il controllo ideologico sull'esercito. Il presidente sudcoreano Moon Jae-in ha inoltre sollecitato il Nord a un "impegno a...

Kuwait- Nine Turkish forces killed, 11 injured in Afrin - army

Turkey is caught in a swamp. Damascus has repeatedly said it targets only militants. Turkey ordered the arrest of 17 people including the co-leader of the main pro-Kurdish political party over opposition to the military's offensive in Syria...

Heading home, Pence asserts unity on pressuring North Korea

With nods to the country's landmarks and ancient culture as well as its potential to lead the world in future technological innovations, the opening ceremony at Olympic Stadium featured athletes from 91 countries, including a delegation from N...

Russian Federation improving defences at military bases in Syria, say agencies Russian Federation improving defences at military bases in Syria, say agencies

Syrian rescuers evacuate badly injured people following regime strikes on the besieged rebel-held enclave of Kafr Batna near Damascus on February 6, 2018. President Rouhani said in a Thursday phone call with his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdog...

Amid Olympic Détente, Pence Snubs North Koreans In Visit To Pyeongchang Amid Olympic Détente, Pence Snubs North Koreans In Visit To Pyeongchang

It wasn't until this week that the world learned Kim Yo Jong would join her nation's Olympic delegation. Meanwhile, the crippling worldwide sanctions imposed on North Korea appear to be having a major impact on the rogue nation. " Kim Yo Jong...

Israel's swift reprisal after its F-16 shot down raises regional tensions Israel's swift reprisal after its F-16 shot down raises regional tensions

Israel said its warplanes came under fire in Syria, though it was still unclear why the jet had come down . The chain of events on Saturday began at 4.30 am when an Israeli Apache helicopter shot down an Iranian drone over the northern to...

Sattar serves show-cause notice to Rabita Committee for flouting orders Sattar serves show-cause notice to Rabita Committee for flouting orders

Coordination committee of Muttahida Qaumi Movement Pakistan (MQMP) has sacked Dr Farooq Sattar as convener of the political party on Sunday, a day after the rift was reported to have been resolved. Hinting at implementing the mine-one formula, Sabzwa...

Kim Jong Un invites South Korean President to Pyongyang for monumental summit Kim Jong Un invites South Korean President to Pyongyang for monumental summit

In a tweet, he reasserted the sceptical view taken his administration regarding recent conciliatory gestures by North Korea . US Vice-President Mike Pence has said his country and South Korea are in complete agreement on the need to maintain...

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