Wednesday September 19-th, 2018

Trump's focus is money as Saudi prince visits Trump's focus is money as Saudi prince visits

Trump, touching on the sensitive shaking-out happening inside the kingdom, said "some tremendous things have happened since your last visit to the White House". He said a ten year window for implementing the deal was under way. "And, as you know, ...

Ireland 'Can Count on Us' in Brexit Border Fight, Merkel Says Ireland 'Can Count on Us' in Brexit Border Fight, Merkel Says

The Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar travels to Berlin today for a meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel. She set out promises such as achieving full employment by 2025 and strengthening the pension system. He said in an interview with the tabloid Bild...

Rita's Italian Ice, Customers Celebrate First Day of Spring Rita's Italian Ice, Customers Celebrate First Day of Spring

Last year, they gave away nearly 1 million cups of Italian ice on the first day of spring. You can enter by sharing on social media your best excuse for leaving your daily routine and going to Rita's on the first day of spring; the contest is at bit...

The EU could make Big Tech pay tax on its turnover The EU could make Big Tech pay tax on its turnover

Its implementation will be fiercely fought by the USA commerce and treasury departments and the American companies - Facebook , Alphabet (owner of Google ), Amazon and Twitter, among them - that dominate the digital commerce industry in Europe an...

HTC Vive Focus to Launch Internationally Later This Year HTC Vive Focus to Launch Internationally Later This Year

HTC made the Vive Focus VR headset official past year, and at the time, announced that the headset would only be available in the China. HTC's Vive Focus headset is the first full-featured standalone VR headset on the market and its one of the ...

McConnell strongly defends Mueller, criticizes Trump for calling Putin

Our only constitutional remedy is after the fact, through impeachment. "Absolutely, I am confident that he will be allowed to do that", said Ryan, who, unlike other leaders of his party, rejected the notion of naming a second special counsel.

United States and South Korea shorten joint military drills United States and South Korea shorten joint military drills

North Korea is also making every effort to realize a summit with the US and will avoid responding harshly to the exercises, said Park Hwee-rhak, a professor at the South's Kookmin University. -South Korean military exercises that had been postponed ...

Fox News contributor quits over Trump administration coverage Fox News contributor quits over Trump administration coverage

Fox News has become "a propaganda machine", Ralph Peters said. Peters, in the midst of his rant, did not forget to mention some exceptions at the network and in its sibling channel, Fox Business. "Now I am ashamed", the retired U.S. Army lieutena...

Philippine leader urges nations to exit worldwide court Philippine leader urges nations to exit worldwide court

South Korean judge O-gon Kwon, president of the Assembly of States Parties to the ICC, expressed regret at Duterte's decision to withdraw and encouraged the Philippines to remain a party to the court. In its statement, the ICC said the Office of the ...

Congress has links with Cambridge Analytica: BJP

The OBI website, which was suspended on Thursday, listed the BJP, Congress and JD (U) as it clients. Amrish Tyagi, the head of SCL India, in a 2016 interview with a regional channel, spoke about his involvement with Mr Trump's presidential campaign...

Donald Trump 'ignored advice condemn Salisbury poisoning' during call to Vladimir Putin Donald Trump 'ignored advice condemn Salisbury poisoning' during call to Vladimir Putin

An archive of the the Obama White House website shows Obama did in fact talk with Putin on March 9, 2012, following his election win. Earlier, President Trump announced that he will meet President Putin " in the not too distant future to discus...

Opposition Vetevendosje Releases Tear Gas in Kosovo Parliament Opposition Vetevendosje Releases Tear Gas in Kosovo Parliament

But members of the staunchly nationalist political party Vetevendosje argue that the border agreement shouldn't be signed because it cedes 30 square miles of Kosovo's land to Montenegro. A previous attempt to ratify the border demarcation agreement f...

Palestinian teen in slap video reaches plea deal Palestinian teen in slap video reaches plea deal

Tamini, who was arrested on December 19 a year ago for slapping an Israeli soldier in her West Bank village of Nebi Saleh, quickly became an iconic symbol of Palestinian resistance, with the video of the incident being shared by thousands of users on...

Southern California Teacher Who Called Military Members 'Dumbsh*ts' Is Fired Southern California Teacher Who Called Military Members 'Dumbsh*ts' Is Fired

In the video , seemingly taken surreptitiously in a classroom, one can hear Salcido talking frankly about the military who are overseas. "We've got a bunch of dumb [expletive] over there, ". "If this situation caused a problem, I certainly do apolo...

IS kills 36 Syrian troops in surprise attack IS kills 36 Syrian troops in surprise attack

A woman speaking in the hospital said her niece, who was wounded by shrapnel, lost her four-year old son. The biggest concerns are about Manbij, the city 90 miles east of Afrin, where for nearly a year American troops have kept Turkish-supported ...

IL primary election 2018: Embattled Gov. Bruce Rauner faces a primary challenger IL primary election 2018: Embattled Gov. Bruce Rauner faces a primary challenger

Pritzker, 53, poured almost $70 million into capturing a Democratic nomination that proved tougher than initially expected, while Rauner, a wealthy former private equity investor, dumped more than $50 million in his campaign fund since spending jus...

Trump ordered White House officials to sign nondisclosure agreements Trump ordered White House officials to sign nondisclosure agreements

And people would say, oh, that's awful, you're taking away his right to free speech. The source did recall that as stated in the draft, the final agreement they signed would remain in place not just for their tenure in the Trump administration, o...

Zimbabweans call Mugabe Zimbabweans call Mugabe "monster"!

Speaking for the first time in a television interview on Thursday night since his resignation in November 2017, Mugabe said Mnangagwa came to power via a coup and that he was willing to discuss with him to resolve the matter. Several citizens compris...

South Korean K-Pop singers to perform in North Korea South Korean K-Pop singers to perform in North Korea

The art troupe will hold two performances between March 31 and April 3 at the Ryugyong Chung Ju-yung Gymnasium and East Pyongyang Grande Theatre in Pyongyang, according to the statement. "Selected South Korean musicians are known to North Korea as ic...

Oil prices fall as increased U.S. drilling activity points to higher output Oil prices fall as increased U.S. drilling activity points to higher output

The spectre of conflict involving giant producers is jolting prices, which have traded in a $4-range since mid-February. Soaring US output, as well as rising output in Canada and Brazil, is undermining efforts by the Middle East dominated Organiz...

Greens concede defeat in Batman Greens concede defeat in Batman

Kearney posted Twitter shortly after, claiming that her win belonged to Batman and all those who backed her in a tight race. "Many people have said over the course of the campaign that regardless of the outcome, we'll have a strong, progressive wom...

Raj Babbar resigns as UP Congress chief Raj Babbar resigns as UP Congress chief

Raj Babbar said to a local media that he was assigned a special task when he was sent here. According to sources, Jitin Prasad, Rajesh Mishra and Laliteshpati Tripathi are the front-runners in the race for the new Congress president. It is also b...

United States bomber suspect kills self as police close in United States bomber suspect kills self as police close in

The string of bombings terrorizing Austin is the work of a "very, very sick individual or individuals", President Trump said Tuesday. "We put all the donations we get in a big cardboard box". He said: "People in Austin are extremely on edge as a resu...

26 killed, 18 injured in explosion in Kabul - Afghan Interior Minister 26 killed, 18 injured in explosion in Kabul - Afghan Interior Minister

The site of the blast is close to a shrine considered sacred by the country's ethnic Shia Hazara community, where the annual gathering to mark Nevruz is held. The seemingly endless attacks have undermined support for the government of President Ashra...

Sasikala claims Jayalalithaa refused to go to hospital Sasikala claims Jayalalithaa refused to go to hospital

Media reports said that Sasikala has applied for a long parole from Bengaluru's Paripanna Agrahara jail, where she is now serving her imprisonment sentence. "She was put on the ventilator on September 27 because she couldn't breathe, and on the nex...

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