Monday December 17-th, 2018

President Donald Trump cites mental health in shooting, no mention of guns President Donald Trump cites mental health in shooting, no mention of guns

President Donald Trump is cancelling a planned trip to Orlando, Florida, on Friday after Thursday's deadly school shooting in Parkland . Right before school let out on Valentine's Day , students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Pa...

South Africa starts walk back to post-Zuma rehabilitation South Africa starts walk back to post-Zuma rehabilitation

Mr Zuma made the surprise resignation announcement after days of defying orders from the ruling African National Congress to leave office and on the eve of a no-confidence vote in Parliament. The speed of Mr Zuma's downfall after two weeks of dit...

Zimbabwean opposition announces new leader after Tsvangirai's death Zimbabwean opposition announces new leader after Tsvangirai's death

The MDC "noted the power vacuum created by the departure of our iconic leader Tsvangirai and unanimously agreed that Chamisa will be the acting President of the party for the next 12 months", MDC Vice Chairman, Morgan Komichi said. Asked whether Ts...

Donald Trump threatens 'tax' on countries that exploit USA trade

Budget director Mick Mulvaney said Wednesday that he has seen estimates that a potential military parade requested by President Donald Trump could cost between $10 million and $30 million. Senator Corker also expressed his disappointment with ...

Woman Arrested For Posing As Man, Marrying 2 Women To Extort Money Woman Arrested For Posing As Man, Marrying 2 Women To Extort Money

Going in Depth Uttarakhand Police on Wednesday arrested a woman named Sweety Sen, who is a resident of Dhampur, Uttar Pradesh, posed as a man and married two women. Both the women she married didn't seem to have suspected her. Ms Sen reportedly nev...

CBI approaches Interpol to locate Nirav Modi CBI approaches Interpol to locate Nirav Modi

The bank is yet to receive a concrete plan. Since there was no sanctioned limit in the name of the above firms, the branch officials asked the firms to furnish at least 100% cash margin for issuing letters of undertaking ( LoUs ) for raising buye...

Nikita Tregubov Wins Sixth Olympic Medal for Russian Federation in South Korea Nikita Tregubov Wins Sixth Olympic Medal for Russian Federation in South Korea

This is the first time that any athlete outside of Europe or North America has won an Olympic medal in the sliding event. Meanwhile, one of the athletes participating in men's skeleton was Ghana's 31-year-old Akwasi Frimpong, a former runner, who f...

Teen Posts 'Round 2 Of Florida Tomorrow' On Snapchat, Posing With Gun Teen Posts 'Round 2 Of Florida Tomorrow' On Snapchat, Posing With Gun

Lucie Police Department and St. Lucie Schools is strong and takes these threats seriously, investigating each and every one", said the St. Lucie County Sheriff's Office on a Facebook post. Detectives in Spartanburg were notified of the picture af...

Emotional Images of Team Germany's Gold-Winning Moments That'll Have You Sobbing Emotional Images of Team Germany's Gold-Winning Moments That'll Have You Sobbing

Sui Wenjing and Han Cong of China skated an exciting program set with dramatic finesse to "Nessun Dorma", but two slight mistakes cost their points lead. Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford from Canada - already gold medalists at these Games from the f...

Zuma's resignation now final, parliament says Zuma's resignation now final, parliament says

Zuma had been in a power struggle with Ramaphosa, his deputy president since in 2014. " State capture " refers to alleged corruption of state institutions and state-owned businesses by private individuals seeking illegal profits. Ramaphosa said he ...

Former NY City teacher, brother charged with attempted bomb-making Former NY City teacher, brother charged with attempted bomb-making

Christian Toro was a teacher at a high school in Harlem, where, on December 4, a bomb threat was called in and a student was later arrested for the threat. It's also alleged Mr Toro's twin brother, Tyler, returned the ex-teacher's computer to his sch...

Florida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz allegedly linked to white nationalist group Florida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz allegedly linked to white nationalist group

A Florida judge on Thursday ruled that Cruz would be held without bond on 17 counts of murder. With the Parkland shooting , three of the 10 deadliest mass shootings in modern us history have come in the last five months. Police found the items...

Putin meets FIFA president Infantino to debate World Cup Putin meets FIFA president Infantino to debate World Cup

There are no Russian military servicemen in that area, the Defense Ministry said. They may look like glass, but they are the most expensive diamonds in Russian and Soviet mining history. The US-led coalition dealt a strike against the pro-governmen...

Three low scores is not bad form, says 'Ton-up' Rohit Three low scores is not bad form, says 'Ton-up' Rohit

India opener Rohit Sharma declared India will target a 5-1 series win after clinching the ODI leg of their South Africa tour with a 73-run win in the fifth match in Port Elizabeth . Unfortunately, those of us who are batting in the top six ha...

MPI Research in Mattawan to be purchased in $800M deal MPI Research in Mattawan to be purchased in $800M deal

Jefferies has "Buy" rating and $106 target. The stock has "Hold" rating by Robert W. Baird on Thursday, December 14. (NYSE: FRAC ) on Monday, July 10 with "Buy" rating. 5 of these were buys and 15 were sells. (NYSE:CRL) was sold by Barbo William D. T...

Emerging Details of the Florida School Shooting Are Disturbing Emerging Details of the Florida School Shooting Are Disturbing

President Donald Trump spoke for about six minutes late Thursday morning, promising the nation's children they are his "top priority", and offered a Bible verse while sharing exactly zero steps he planned to take to make children and school safe...

Penn State routs No. 8 Ohio State, boosts NCAA Tournament hopes Penn State routs No. 8 Ohio State, boosts NCAA Tournament hopes

At 9-6 in Big Ten play, Penn State is sixth in the Big Ten standings and one game behind MI for fifth. Penn State was hosting No. 8 Ohio State and by halftime, led 45-21. Forward Mike Watkins is a big body inside, standing at 6-foot-9, 254 pounds...

Trump says Abe agrees to invest more in US Trump says Abe agrees to invest more in US

Kim Yo-jong delivered a letter from her brother while she was in Seoul asking Moon to visit "at his earliest convenience" . Thompson said the overall coverage of this year's Winter Olympics in South Korea and, by extension, the political cl...

Eagles drop in Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings Eagles drop in Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings

The Vikings of Iceland were the revelations of the last Euros in France and they have moved to places up the ratings. The Democratic Republic of Congo are Africa's most notable climbers in the February edition of the FIFA World Rankings , while Ni...

Industrial Rubber Market to Perceive Substantial Growth During 2015 Industrial Rubber Market to Perceive Substantial Growth During 2015

Cooper Tire & Rubber Company (NYSE: CTB)'s earnings per share has been growing at a 2.3 percent rate over the past 5 year when average revenue increase was noted as -5.6 percent. Manufacturers have shifted their production facilities to emerging eco...

Kim Jong Un impersonator does not impress the North Korean cheerleaders Kim Jong Un impersonator does not impress the North Korean cheerleaders

Kim Yo-jong delivered a letter from her brother while she was in Seoul asking Moon to visit "at his earliest convenience" . Such a meeting, if it came about, would mark the first inter-Korea summit since 2007. But the North's participation has ...

White House, Congress mull first federal gasoline tax hike in a generation White House, Congress mull first federal gasoline tax hike in a generation

A 25-cent gasoline tax, reportedly endorsed by President Donald Trump , would help wipe out 60 percent of the benefit from the tax breaks he recently signed into law for individuals, according to Strategas Research. But any tax increase would repres...

Open warfare: Barnaby Joyce launches extraordinary attack on 'inept' Malcolm Turnbull Open warfare: Barnaby Joyce launches extraordinary attack on 'inept' Malcolm Turnbull

TV cameras revealed the Prime Minister was reading from handwritten notes, suggesting the harsh words for his deputy were heartfelt. Turnbull said the break would allow Joyce to "consider his own position". Joyce was due to serve as acting Prime Mi...

Winter Olympics: Ted-Jan Bloemen sets Olympic record to take 10000m gold Winter Olympics: Ted-Jan Bloemen sets Olympic record to take 10000m gold

Dutchman Jorrit Bergsma, the 2014 victor in the 10k, was second and briefly held the Olympic record with a time of 12:41.98 until Bloemen erased it in the next pairing. But there wasn't anyone in Bloemen's rear view as he finished the final heat on...

Authorities getting 'copycat threats' day after gunman killed 17 at Florida school Authorities getting 'copycat threats' day after gunman killed 17 at Florida school

Students who lived through the mass shooting have begun sharing how they survived the deadliest school shooting in the U.S.in five years, describing what it was like inside the Parkland, Florida , school in the moments after the shooting started...

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