Saturday May 26-th, 2018

State Department's Top Diplomat On North Korea Is Retiring State Department's Top Diplomat On North Korea Is Retiring

In January sources told CNN the long-rumored candidate, Victor Cha , would no longer be nominated. His last day is Friday. Yun told U.S. media his retirement was a personal decision and that Secretary of State Rex Tillerson had tried to persuade h...

HR McMaster reportedly next to leave White House HR McMaster reportedly next to leave White House

Other names on that short list include John Bolton, previously the United States ambassador to the United Nations, and Stephen Biegun , a VP of worldwide government affairs at Ford and a former senior staff member on the National Security Council un...

Schools monitoring wind warnings in Northern Virginia Schools monitoring wind warnings in Northern Virginia

The warning is in effect from 6 a.m. Friday through 4 a.m. Saturday for central Pennsylvania counties including Franklin, Perry, Dauphin, Schuylkill, Lebanon, Cumberland, Adams, York and Lancaster. Dominion Energy's line is 1-866-366-4357. Also, alwa...

Putin: Russia has nuclear weapons impossible to intercept Putin: Russia has nuclear weapons impossible to intercept

Putin on Thursday claimed that Russian Federation has created nuclear weapons that can "avoid missile defense systems", and that the country also intends to build up its stockpile of nuclear missiles that would be able to hit anywhere in the world.

Trump to governors: Don't worry about NRA Trump to governors: Don't worry about NRA

Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn told The Washington Post that competing politics could kill the bill: "The problem on this issue is, there's so many conflicting demands that nothing happens", he said Wednesday. Trump said he'd ban so-cal...

Ex-Google Employee Files Sexual Harassment Suit Ex-Google Employee Files Sexual Harassment Suit

The lawsuit paperwork went on to claim that after Lee filed a harassment gripe about the desk incident, her managers responded by rejecting her source code submissions and then labeled her a "poor performer" as an engineer. And the next day, the sa...

'Too soon to say' if missing mom was abducted from home 'Too soon to say' if missing mom was abducted from home

Her body was found covered with leaves along Barricks Mill Road in Pine Top, Virginia . St. John was reported missing by her father Tuesday after he found out from his daughter's co-workers that she did not show up for work. Forensic investigato...

First Transgender Individual Joins US Military After Trump Issues Ban First Transgender Individual Joins US Military After Trump Issues Ban

The announcement comes while President Donald Trump mulls the Defense Department's recommendations as to whether or not transgender troops should serve in the military. Gaffney says that Mattis" "deploy-or-out' policy "will reestablish readiness as...

Senate committee votes to strip Delta tax break Senate committee votes to strip Delta tax break

Michael Williams, another Republican candidate for governor who had opposed the Delta tax cut before the NRA controversy, praised Cagle's statement, saying his political rival "is feeling the pressure that we are putting on him.' He applauded Cagle f...

White House communications chief to resign White House communications chief to resign

Trump paid tribute to Hicks' "outstanding" contribution over the past three years, calling her "as smart and thoughtful as they come, a truly great person". "To say that she will be missed, is an understatement", Kelly said. Last US summer, she was...

Bobby Brown Thinks 'Being Broken-Hearted' Killed Whitney Houston Bobby Brown Thinks 'Being Broken-Hearted' Killed Whitney Houston

Brown goes on to say that his belief is fueled by the fact that Houston was working very hard to be sober when she died. Although the star's autopsy discovered traces of cocaine, marijuana and prescription medication in her system, her ex-husband...

Muslim's release sparks diplomatic row between Prague and Ankara Muslim's release sparks diplomatic row between Prague and Ankara

Ankara is afraid that Muslim can flee. Earlier on Tuesday, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said the Prague court's decision not to have Muslim taken into custody amounted to a scandal trampling on law. Czech Minister of Foreign Af...

Battlefield V Coming This Year, WW2 Setting Battlefield V Coming This Year, WW2 Setting

The title boasted 25 million players as of December 2016 and was the second best-selling game that year. However, despite a few rumors, we had no idea what that game would actually be. Before 2007, pretty much every FPS was set during World War II. W...

'German man from Frankfurt' arrested with Afghan Taliban 'German man from Frankfurt' arrested with Afghan Taliban

President Ghani called on the insurgents to take part in the peace process and end years of war. The Taliban has previously refused to hold direct talks with the Afghan government, which it calls a "puppet regime", while demanding the withdrawal...

Welsh government proposes emergency Bill to protect devolution post-Brexit Welsh government proposes emergency Bill to protect devolution post-Brexit

Scotland and Wales are seeking new legislation as a backup plan in case no deal can be reached, according to the governments. Both have said they can not recommend the UK Government's EU Withdrawal Bill be granted consent in its current form as i...

Ellen surprises Jimmy Kimmel with hospital room named after his son Ellen surprises Jimmy Kimmel with hospital room named after his son

His eyes welling up with tears, Kimmel responded to the tribute humbly, "Wow, thank you very much". New episodes of Jimmy Kimmel Live air weeknights at 11:35 p.m. "They are there. That will forever be the Billy Kimmel room , and thanks to ever...

Sunday alcohol sales now legal in Indiana Sunday alcohol sales now legal in Indiana

The Sunday ban on carryout alcohol in IN has been in effect since Prohibition. According to the Distilled Spirits Council, the move could increase Indiana's alcohol sales by 4-6% annually, which translates to between US$3.3 million and US$5m in new...

WH: 'Nobody Knows' the Peace Plan for Israel, Palestine WH: 'Nobody Knows' the Peace Plan for Israel, Palestine

A proposed law that would allow Israel to expropriate land sold by the church has also been shelved. A woman kisses the Stone of Unction, or Stone of Anointing, representing where the body of Jesus was prepared for burial after the crucifixion in ...

Iran Is Building Another Syrian Base to Target Israel Iran Is Building Another Syrian Base to Target Israel

On February 10, the Israeli Air Force lost one of its supersonic fighters while striking Iranian targets on Syrian territory. Regardless of its primary motivation, the incident shows that Iran is increasingly emboldened and willing to use Syria a...

HUD official complained about $31561 effort to redecorate Ben Carson's office HUD official complained about $31561 effort to redecorate Ben Carson's office

The day before President Donald Trump was sworn into office then-Acting HUD Secretary Craig Clemmensen allegedly told Foster to help then nominee Ben Carson's wife, Candy Carson , redecorate the secretary's office at HUD. According to the NYT...

Pyongyang leaders used Brazilian passports for visas Pyongyang leaders used Brazilian passports for visas

The information comes from five Western European security sources who told Reuters that the two had used the passports to apply for visas to visit Western countries. The passport allegedly belonging to Kim Jong Un has the name " Josef Pwag " ...

N Korea 'providing materials to Syria chemical weapons factories' N Korea 'providing materials to Syria chemical weapons factories'

Those who have seen the United Nations report describe it as inconclusive about whether Syria is still producing fresh chemical weapons with North Korea's help, but say the evidence of past collaboration is convincing, including contracts and shi...

Russian Federation probed at least 7 states' voter systems before the 2016 election Russian Federation probed at least 7 states' voter systems before the 2016 election

Three senior intelligence officials told NBC News that the Intelligence Community had evidence that the "compromised" USA states were Alaska, Arizona, California, Florida, Illinois, Texas and Wisconsin . The report highlights the challenges presente...

Donald Trump imperils United States' World Cup bid Donald Trump imperils United States' World Cup bid

Late bids can come in before March 14, but for now, it's North America and Morocco, and according to ESPN , one source has Africa, parts of Asia and South America going for Morocco, so the North American bid would need to counter with parts of Europ...

Former Auburn running back Stephen Davis Jr. rejoins SC on defense Former Auburn running back Stephen Davis Jr. rejoins SC on defense

While 10 teams are either projected in the NCAA Tournament or on the bubble in the SEC, these two teams likely need to win the SEC Tournament for an NCAA bid. "Half the team was in man-to-man and the rest of them were in a 1-3-1", Wade said. Waters...

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