Saturday May 26-th, 2018

Local law enforcement: No ties between militia and Florida high school shooter

His Instagram page featured several photos of weapons, including one with a gun and knives. "We need to come together and be there for each other", she said. On Thursday, Trump referenced mental illness in a tweet about the Parkland shooting. "Mu...

Canadian PM may not have official meet with Capt Canadian PM may not have official meet with Capt

India is the world's second-largest country by population and one of the world's fastest growing economies - one that's expected to overtake Great Britain later this year to become the fifth largest in the world. Earlier this month, Captain Amarinder...

Mother of 14-year-old shooting victim: 'We need action now!'

He has been answering questions from investigators working on the case. "It's not confirmed at this time". There were no clues to suggest Cruz was planning a mass shooting , he said . According to the report, Cruz told interrogating officers th...

Ottawa imposes sanctions on Myanmar general over Rohingya abuses Ottawa imposes sanctions on Myanmar general over Rohingya abuses

Around 700,000 Rohingya refugees have arrived in Bangladesh since late August, when Myanmar's military launched a security crackdown. Hundreds of Rohingya were reportedly killed in the violence, and many houses and villages were burned to the groun...

Pak Army contingent being sent to S Arabia Pak Army contingent being sent to S Arabia

During their meeting, General Bajwa and Al-Maliki discussed matters of " mutual interest ", including the regional security situation. "In continuation of ongoing Pak-KSA bilateral security cooperation, a Pakistan Army contingent is being sent to K...

No active shooter at Highline College, officials say No active shooter at Highline College, officials say

The Des Moines, Washington college went into lockdown just before 9 a.m. Students took to Twitter saying they heard what sounded like six to eight gunshots on campus. Highline College advises students and staff to remain sheltered in place until poli...

Ramaphosa To Deliver His First SONA Ramaphosa To Deliver His First SONA

He took office on Thursday after former president Jacob Zuma was forced to leave the presidency by the African National Congress, which has long accused him of corruption. He said that over the medium term, Africa's most industrialised economy woul...

US grand jury indicts 13 Russian nationals in election meddling probe US grand jury indicts 13 Russian nationals in election meddling probe

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, who oversees Mueller's special counsel investigation, announced the indictment at the main Department of Justice building in Washington , DC. The defendants are also accused of working to stage USA politic...

U.S. and Turkey 'lock arms' to work together in Syria U.S. and Turkey 'lock arms' to work together in Syria

On his first day of a two-day stopover in the Turkish capital of Ankara , US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson met with Turkey's president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan , on Thursday evening to address opposing positions and demands over Turkey's incursio...

MLB, NBA concerned about W.Va. sports betting bills MLB, NBA concerned about W.Va. sports betting bills

We are hopeful the Legislature will complete a significant overhaul of the law and bolster the protections. "We would be happy to work with legislators and the Lottery Commission to improve the current language". Professional sports leagues say there...

West bengal becomes first state to opt out of West bengal becomes first state to opt out of "Modicare"

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today "requested" Alfred Ford, the great grand son of Henry Ford, to consider setting up a manufacturing unit of Ford Motor Company in the state. The BJP-led central government had stopped 90 percent of i...

S. Africa's Zuma submits letter of resignation to parliament - speaker S. Africa's Zuma submits letter of resignation to parliament - speaker

Despite not partaking in the election of the new South African president, Malema said they would be present at the state of the nation address on Friday and would engage robustly. "After all, this where the very best is found or send, " added Havi....

May says Britain seeks bespoke deal with European Union after Brexit May says Britain seeks bespoke deal with European Union after Brexit

The other big stumbling block for May's ministers is how to reach a new customs deal with the European Union that allows the U.K.to keep its open land border with Ireland. Some in the Cabinet would be prepared to accept a role for European institut...

Turkish PM Yildirim to meet Merkel amid spat over jailed German reporter Turkish PM Yildirim to meet Merkel amid spat over jailed German reporter

On a visit to Germany on Thursday the Turkish Prime Minister, Binali Yildirim , had voiced hope that proceedings in Mr Yucel's case could be speeded up. "We presume that he will be allowed to leave the country", he added. German Chancellor Angel...

Nokia Starts Review of Digital Health Business, Cuts Jobs in Finland Nokia Starts Review of Digital Health Business, Cuts Jobs in Finland

Company sources claimed that Nokia Technologies was assigned 30,000 patents of the firm helping it to produce Dollars 800 million for each unit every year. In October of 2017, Nokia took a $164 million write-down on the digital health unit based on...

Union bank has USD 300 mn exposure to PNB fraud Union bank has USD 300 mn exposure to PNB fraud

As per the LoU , the foreign bank or the foreign branch of an Indian bank would deposit the required sum in the Nostro account of the LoU issuing bank in that country. 4. The PNB had said the alleged fraud was carried out by two staffers by not ...

Family left devastated following discovery of woman's body in Dublin Family left devastated following discovery of woman's body in Dublin

A man was found with injuries near the Ranelagh house and was taken to St Vincent's Hospital for treatment. "I'm just devastated, the whole family is, just taken apart, just torn the soul out of us". Independent Dublin city councillor Ruairi Mc...

Rain returns Friday afternoon Rain returns Friday afternoon

A cold front will move across our region Friday afternoon and it will bring a chance for a few showers. The high will be in the 70s Wednesday , and then back in the 60s Thursday and Friday . Computer models continue to suggest the storm system ...

Gunman fired into 5 classrooms, went to McDonald's after rampage — TIMELINE Gunman fired into 5 classrooms, went to McDonald's after rampage — TIMELINE

The FBI is conducting an extensive review of how it handled that tip to see if mistakes were made, a federal law enforcement official told Reuters. He seemed obsessed with firearms and studied other school shootings . "He always just seemed very q...

Kim Jong Un 'impressed' with South Korea, North Korea state media says Kim Jong Un 'impressed' with South Korea, North Korea state media says

Kim had a photo session with the members of the 140-member group when they returned to Pyongyang on Monday and praised their "high artistic ability", reports Efe news. According to experts cited by the Journal, the women likely are in their lat...

Merit-based changes to immigration bill Merit-based changes to immigration bill

Chuck Grassley and others that includes the President's proposal to grant a pathway to citizenship to the young undocumented immigrants who came to the United States as children who were covered by DACA, but also includes upwards of $25 billion for b...

PM confident of passing 2019 general election exam PM confident of passing 2019 general election exam

PM Modi has advised students to "treat exams like festivals" a year ago and not to take too much stress. Self confidence comes by challenging ourselves and working hard. In the book " Exam Warriors ", PM Modi has listed 25 mantras for students in his...

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...

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