Thursday November 15-th, 2018

Attorney for prominent law firm charged with lying in US Russia probe Attorney for prominent law firm charged with lying in US Russia probe

Update: A Skadden spokeswoman initially issued a statement to the Kyiv Post saying that Van der Zwaan would plead guilty, and then requested that that portion of the statement be removed . A total of 19 people have now been arrested as part of the ...

Syrian airstrikes on Ghouta kill at least 35 in 24 hours Syrian airstrikes on Ghouta kill at least 35 in 24 hours

The statement came after a ferocious Syrian regime bombing campaign pounded the rebel-held enclave of Eastern Ghouta on Monday, killing 127 civilians , 39 of them children. The fall of Aleppo in late 2016, a campaign which led to huge civilian ...

If the whole street collapsed': Woman arrested after allegedly abusing ambulance staff If the whole street collapsed': Woman arrested after allegedly abusing ambulance staff

The note, which stated "I don't give a sh*t if the whole street collapses", was put on the ambulance after it left in a resident's parking bay while paramedics helped a patient. The chairman of the magistrates at North Staffordshire Justice Centre ...

'Black Panther' Is No. 1 on the Album Charts, Too 'Black Panther' Is No. 1 on the Album Charts, Too

Despite how hyped Black Panther has been, it's still something of a surprise how well Ryan Coogler's stand-alone has delivered nor how incredibly well it's doing at the box office . John Kani has praised the impact his blockbuster Hollywood fil...

Iran Plane Crash: Are US Sanctions Responsible For Ageing Aircraft Fleet? Iran Plane Crash: Are US Sanctions Responsible For Ageing Aircraft Fleet?

An Iranian plane Aseman Airlines ATR-72 crashed on Sunday reportedly killing all the 65 passengers aboard. There were 60 passengers and six members of the crew aboard the plane. Some major parts of commitments of the roads minister with regard to o...

Using large sticks, not carrot, to convince N Korea to talk: Tillerson Using large sticks, not carrot, to convince N Korea to talk: Tillerson

Meanwhile, a shared understanding to have talks between the United States and North Korea is growing. "Every month there are new sanctions rolled out". She delivered a personal letter from Kim containing an invitation for the South Korean leader ...

Pennsylvania top court releases new USA congressional voting map for state Pennsylvania top court releases new USA congressional voting map for state

If a large contingent of Delco Democratic candidates split the primary vote, they might open the door for a Philadelphian, similar to what happened when Rep. The new map means that Democrats can expect to compete in the majority of the 18 congress...

J'burg T20I: SA win toss, ask Indian eves to bat first J'burg T20I: SA win toss, ask Indian eves to bat first

The Indian skipper is now in red-hot form with the bat and South Africa team have failed to find answer to stop him. So the first thing before coming here what I wanted to do is manage workload. It remains to be seen if the Centurion pitch will p...

Israel Strikes Gaza Terror Targets in Response to Rocket Fire Israel Strikes Gaza Terror Targets in Response to Rocket Fire

Two Palestinians were injured in Israeli multiple airstrikes on facilities belonging to Hamas and Islamic Jihad militants in the Gaza Strip on Saturday, local sources said. Israel responded by bombing tunnels dug beneath Gaza, which were constructed ...

Trump India 'Dinner And Chat' Property Offer Criticised Trump India 'Dinner And Chat' Property Offer Criticised

Beginning Tuesday, the junior Trump will have a full schedule of meet-and-greets with investors and business leaders throughout India where the Trump family has real estate projects - Mumbai , the New Delhi suburb of Gurgaon and the eastern ci...

Return to top 10 all the sweeter for Kvitova Return to top 10 all the sweeter for Kvitova

Petra Kvitova rallied from a set down for the third time in the tournament to defeat fourth-seeded Garbine Muguruza of Spain 3-6, 6-3, 6-4 in the final of the Qatar Total Open in Doha on Sunday. Both players are still slated to participate in the ...

An quake struck Mexico again, but something worse happened later that day An quake struck Mexico again, but something worse happened later that day

But five women, four men, and the three children were killed, the Oaxaca prosecutor's office said. The 7.2 magnitude quake struck near the town of Pinotepa in Oaxaca state at about 5:30 p.m. The Mexico City Government wrote on Twitter, "Before re...

A Gun And A Fender-Bender Impact Trump's Golf Course Visit

A man hired to drive a press van in President Donald Trump's Florida motorcade has been briefly detained by the Secret Service for bringing a firearm to the job. The driver, who was detained, didn't make it onto Mar-a-Lago's grounds, where Pre...

Trump debuts in last place in political scientists' Trump debuts in last place in political scientists' "Presidential Greatness Rankings"

Trump still has time to turn things around, and many presidents' legacies improve over time , the researchers note. The top seven presidents remained the exact same, with Abraham Lincoln on top, followed by George Washington, Franklin Delano...

Top storylines of 2018 All-Star, Part 1 Top storylines of 2018 All-Star, Part 1

Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant tallied 19 points and Oklahoma City Thunder forward Paul George delivered 16 points for Team LeBron . The Cavs star finished with 29 points, 10 rebounds, and eight assists, narrowly missing what would...

Police Name Netanyahu Aides, Bezeq Officials in Graft Probe

Netanyahu already stands accused of bribery in two other cases. Additionally, the police have arrested Elovitch's wife, Iris, and his son, Or, and the CEO of Bezeq, Stella Handler. However, the arrest of his close associates followed days after Isr...

Arkansas City student arrested for school shooting threat Arkansas City student arrested for school shooting threat

Detectives say the student who made the threat has been identified and determined to be unable to carry out the threat. "We're looking to keep students as safe as possible". The student was taken in for questioning by the Gurdon Police Department a...

President Yameen extends emergency in Maldives by 30 days President Yameen extends emergency in Maldives by 30 days

The tiny Indian Ocean archipelago, best known for its luxury hotels and dive resorts, imposed a 15-day state of emergency on February 5 to annul a Supreme Court ruling ordering the release of nine leading opposition figures. In its ruling late la...

US man breaks thumb off terracotta warrior statue; furious China demands compensation US man breaks thumb off terracotta warrior statue; furious China demands compensation

Rohana used a mobile phone as a flashlight and took a selfie with one of the warriors, Chinas state-run Xinhua news agency quoted the Federal Bureau of Investigation as saying. He was later released on bail. Wu runs the Shaanxi Cultural Heritage ...

Coal to be eliminated as electricity generator by Consumers Energy by 2040 Coal to be eliminated as electricity generator by Consumers Energy by 2040

Long-term consumers energy says it means a better MI. Consumers Energy on Monday pledged to reduce carbon emissions 80 percent and stop using coal to generate electricity by 2040. "We have the ability to make a major difference for MI by being a tr...

Analysts sound alarm bells on Iran's 'axis of resistance' across Syria Analysts sound alarm bells on Iran's 'axis of resistance' across Syria

Lavrov also said that the USA decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel is largely motivated by anti-Iranian bias, it risks to further aggravate the situation in the region. Speaking to RT after the event, Zarif criticized the reporte...

Kremlin on Mueller Report: Accusations of Russia's Election Meddling Baseless

Russian Federation "has not seen significant evidence" of interference in U.S. affairs, said Peskov. "First, as before, we do not see any significant evidence that someone interferes in the internal affairs of the U.S. Three companies were also ind...

Trump to meet with Florida high school students Trump to meet with Florida high school students

The President also met with law enforcement officials at the Broward County Sheriff's office in Fort Lauderdale. Protesters in Fort Lauderdale chanted "shame on you", referring to USA lawmakers and President Donald Trump . "There's no escaping i...

Florida school shooting survivors call for strict gun laws Florida school shooting survivors call for strict gun laws

But Trump has not addressed the idea of new gun control measures. The unannounced visit to Parkland is overshadowed by calls for action on gun control laws following another mass shooting . Lori Alhadeff's outburst is a reflection of th...

Oxfam Says Workers in Haiti Threatened Witness to Misconduct Oxfam Says Workers in Haiti Threatened Witness to Misconduct

Theresa May was asked about the Oxfam scandal during a visit to a school in west London on Monday morning. She stated: "I don't think we can assume that any charity or any element of society is immune from individuals, minorities of individuals, ...

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