Wednesday May 23-rd, 2018

Canada: Patrick Brown skips Ontario legislature for PC leadership campaign Canada: Patrick Brown skips Ontario legislature for PC leadership campaign

Brown had resigned from his post as leader of the party after CTV News published anonymous allegations of sexual misconduct against Brown on January 24. CTV has said it stands by its reporting. The accused had said Brown had forced on her when she ...

NRA addresses criticism of holding annual convention in Dallas NRA addresses criticism of holding annual convention in Dallas

Some city leaders were quick to point out they do not stand with Caraway. "It is a tough call when you ask the NRA to reconsider coming to Dallas , but it is putting our citizens first", Caraway says. "No politician anywhere can tell the NRA not t...

UNICEF Says 1 Million Babies Die The Day They're Born UNICEF Says 1 Million Babies Die The Day They're Born

India is also the only major country in the world to have a higher mortality for girls than boys. The report which was released on Tuesday focused on "Newborn Mortality". UNICEF says the world is failing newborn babies. Newborns from the riskie...

UK Not Looking For UK Not Looking For "Race To The Bottom" After Brexit, Davis Says

Echoing comments from Prime Minister Theresa May and Environment Secretary Michael Gove he will insist that environmental standards will be maintained and strengthened. Government officials admitted that Davis's call for "higher standards" did not ...

Japanese father granted sole custody of 13 surrogate children in Thailand Japanese father granted sole custody of 13 surrogate children in Thailand

The man is the son of a Japanese tycoon and the president of a company listed on the stock exchange as well as an investor in several other businesses, the court noted. "For the happiness and opportunities the 13 children will receive from their biol...

Donohoe pulls bank boss out of running for ECB Donohoe pulls bank boss out of running for ECB

Before entering the government, De Guindos led the Iberian unit of Lehman Brothers between 2006 and 2008 before the investment bank collapsed. After he had failed to win the Eurogroup presidency in 2015, de Guindos was looking for another high prof...

Jackson Local Schools in OH on lockdown after student shoots himself Jackson Local Schools in OH on lockdown after student shoots himself

According to school officials, they are now working on an orderly dismissal. The shooting at Jackson Memorial Middle School comes 6 days after the deadly shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida. WKYC reported that the student...

Driver for Uber/Lyft Called 911 Before He Disappeared…One Week Ago Driver for Uber/Lyft Called 911 Before He Disappeared…One Week Ago

On Monday afternoon, his Nissan Ultima was found abandoned in Koreatown. - Still no sign of a missing ride-share driver who has been missing since last week. "Usually I hear from him nearly every day". We are just extremely happy that he is alive. ...

Switzerland tops Korea 2-0 in Olympics women's hockey classification game Switzerland tops Korea 2-0 in Olympics women's hockey classification game

Switzerland was better in its 2-0 win on Sunday, but the gap nowhere near as wide as it was the first time the teams met at the Pyeongchang Games - an 8-0 rout in an Olympic opener that had everyone's attention one day after the opening ceremony.

Ex-intelligence chief predicts 'other shoes to drop' in Mueller probe Ex-intelligence chief predicts 'other shoes to drop' in Mueller probe

They are laughing their a--s off in Moscow. Trump has derided it as a "witch hunt" and an excuse for Hillary Clinton's loss to him. President Trump on Monday lashed out at former President Barack Obama over Russia's interference in the 2016 e...

Rain and spring-like temperatures expected in Toronto this week Rain and spring-like temperatures expected in Toronto this week

According to the rainfall warning updated at 4:29 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 20 for Almaguin, rain, heavy at times, is expected. If visibility is reduced while driving, the MTO advises drivers to turn on your lights and maintain a safe following distance....

Mueller Turning His Sights on Kushner Mueller Turning His Sights on Kushner

The news, first reported by CNN , indicates that Robert Mueller's investigation has expanded from Kushner's contacts with Russian Federation to his interactions with Chinese and Qatari investors. Mueller is already investigating Kushner over his c...

IS ambushes Iranian-backed Shia militias, kills 27 in Kirkuk IS ambushes Iranian-backed Shia militias, kills 27 in Kirkuk

A German schoolgirl who ran away to become an Isis bride has been sentenced to six years in prison by an Iraqi court following her arrest during the battle for Mosul. Karim al-Nouri, a PMF spokesman, described the attack as a "heinous crime" and ca...

Venezuela starts pre-sale of Petro cryptocurrency Venezuela starts pre-sale of Petro cryptocurrency

Venezuelan Cryptocurrency Superintendent Carlos Vargas last week said the government was expecting to draw investment from investors in Turkey, Qatar, the United States and Europe. Lawmaker Jorge Millan claimed recently that the Petro was not a cry...

Dense fog descends on morning commute Dense fog descends on morning commute

As the front shifts north, the fog should lift, the weather service said. Temperatures will fall down to the more seasonal 40s by the end of the week. Allentown's record high on Wednesday is 67 degrees while Reading's is 71 degrees, and both are ...

Spring in the air, record warmth brings heavy rainfall Spring in the air, record warmth brings heavy rainfall

February has had its share of warm weather in the past, Wakefield meteorologist Mike Rusnak said, so higher temperatures aren't abnormal for Delmarva. WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY: An approaching front will bring a chance of showers and thunderstorms ...

Israeli gas company signs $15b export deals with Egypt Israeli gas company signs $15b export deals with Egypt

The companies that operate the fields, which include Israel's Delek Drilling and Houston-based Noble Energy Inc. among other smaller partners, reached an agreement with Egyptian company Dolphinus to ship the gas over the first 10 years after produc...

Trump attacks FBI over school shooting

He added that the Federal Bureau of Investigation should "get back to the basics". Soon after the indictment of 13 Russian individuals and three companies on Friday, Trump had tweeted that their anti-US operation had begun in 2014, long befor...

Gun enthusiast makes powerful statement with his AR-15 Gun enthusiast makes powerful statement with his AR-15

A NY gun owner is making a statement about gun control - by sawing off the barrel of his AR-15. Social media users have praised his anti-gun stance and urged others to follow Pappalardo's lead by destroying weapons of their own. "Is that right more...

Maldives emergency setback to India Maldives emergency setback to India

Speaking at the conference, Nasheed said although the Maldivian chief justice is being pressured to resign while under police custody, he remains vigilant and therefore President Abdulla Yameen would not call off the state of emergency for the time b...

Remains of OFW found in Kuwait freezer to arrive in Iloilo Saturday Remains of OFW found in Kuwait freezer to arrive in Iloilo Saturday

He added that Philippine authorities submitted a proposal for the agreement between the two countries, and was examined by relevant bodies in Kuwait. The Philippine President has also accepted an invitation by the country's Emir, Shiekh Sabah Al-Ah...

Cyclone Gita hits New Zealand South Island Cyclone Gita hits New Zealand South Island

Forecasters said they are perplexed by the storm's movements, as it split and formed two eyes that straddled parts of South Island. The council has urged people to stay inside and not to travel unless it is absolutely necessary. Watches and warning...

German Social Democrats voting on coalition pact with Angela Merkel German Social Democrats voting on coalition pact with Angela Merkel

As secretary-general, Kramp-Karrenbauer will have the chance to showcase what she could do for the conservative party, at a time when Merkel's CDU needs to regain voter support lost to the populist Alternative for Germany (AfD) party. Kramp-Karrenb...

Two lynched for raping minor in Arunachal Two lynched for raping minor in Arunachal

The body of the girl, who had been missing since February 12, was found near a tea garden, a few kilometers from the village, on Sunday. He added that the mob used traditional weapons, batons and iron rods to lynch the duo accused - Jagdish Lohar, ...

Pakistan Cricketer-turned-Politician Imran Khan Marries for 3rd Time Pakistan Cricketer-turned-Politician Imran Khan Marries for 3rd Time

Chairman Imran Khan confirmed his third marriage with his spiritual adviser Bushra Maneka on Sunday, pictures showed the latter covering her face fully in a red-coloured veil. On the other hand, senior correspondent with The News Umar Cheema, who b...

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