Wednesday June 20-th, 2018

Democrats poke Trump over veto threat Democrats poke Trump over veto threat

The US Congress approved a $1.3 trillion (€1.05 trillion) budget on Friday which funds the government through September, avoiding another government shutdown . The bill includes a minor down payment of US$1.6 billion on his marquee campaign promis...

Turkey 'neutralizes' 9 PKK terrorists in northern Iraq Turkey 'neutralizes' 9 PKK terrorists in northern Iraq

According to the agency, the Kurdistan Communities Region (KCK), an umbrella group that includes the PKK and its affiliates in Syria, Iraq and Iran, released a statement saying that the terrorist group "intervened in Sinjar in order to rescue the Yaz...

Turkey Establishes Full Control Over Syria's Afrin District - General Staff Turkey Establishes Full Control Over Syria's Afrin District - General Staff

On January 20, Ankara launched an air and ground offensive in the enclave of Afrin in Syria to root out the Kurdish People´s Protection Units (YPG) there, which Turkey brands a terrorist group, but which is seen by the United States as a key player i...

Iowa family dies while vacationing in Mexico Iowa family dies while vacationing in Mexico

The alarm was raised when they failed to return home to Iowa on Wednesday. It was the family's second time in Mexico, and their planned activities included meeting up with some friends and going to a water park, Weland said. According to her sist...

China vows to defend interests in USA trade spat

The comments came in a phone call between China's vice-premier Liu He and US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin. The United States launched a complaint against China at the World Trade Organisation ( WTO ) on Friday (March 23), part of a package o...

Danon slams UNHRC and PA after 'anti-Israel' steps on worldwide stage Danon slams UNHRC and PA after 'anti-Israel' steps on worldwide stage

One of the resolutions, titled "Ensuring accountability and justice for all violations of global law in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including East Jerusalem", condemned "all violations of human rights and of worldwide humanitarian law" agains...

Legislators Queue Up For Rs Elections In West Bengal Legislators Queue Up For Rs Elections In West Bengal

While Shubashish Chakrabarty of the TMC got 54 votes, Nadumul Haque from the same party bagged 52 votes. Mr Singhvi who was supported by the Trinamul MLAs got 47 votes, two votes less from 49, the required figure for each candidate to win.

Shloka Mehta - Know all about Akash Ambani's fiancee Shloka Mehta - Know all about Akash Ambani's fiancee

As the reports , the possible date for wedding could be around 8-12 December. Rosy Blue, which has so far produced 236,000 carats of polished diamonds, also owns the Orra jewellery brand and was one of the companies named in the Panama Papers for ...

Security alert over at Cambridge Analytica's London HQ

Alexander Nix, Cambridge Analytica's CEO, was also secretly filmed offering to entrap politicians with bribes and sex workers on behalf of a client and boasting about his company's role in Donald Trump's 2016 election victory. Judge Leonard t...

Easter eggs collected in minutes on NJ beach Easter eggs collected in minutes on NJ beach

Amanda Boynton, The Salvation Army Flemington Corps Co-Officer. The annual Easter Egg Hunt on Loring-Greenough's Lawn this coming Sunday is BYOB - Bring Your Own Basket. An egg hunt also was held at Hanover Area High School in the morning and...

Former Catalan president Carles Puigdemont detained in Germany Former Catalan president Carles Puigdemont detained in Germany

Former Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont takes part in a meeting with his party in Brussels, Belgium March 14, 2018. The ousted leader of the semi-autonomous region in Spain was held at the German border while journeying back to Belgium from...

Top European Manager Rejects Bayern Munich, In Line For Arsenal Job Top European Manager Rejects Bayern Munich, In Line For Arsenal Job

Kicker then revealed the new destination was Arsenal , adding that the 44-year-old had already agreed a deal to step into the Emirates dugout and bring an end to Wenger's 22-year reign in north London. Tuchel built his reputation at Borussia Dortm...

Maryland Shooting 'Brain Dead' Victim Being Taken Off Life Support Maryland Shooting 'Brain Dead' Victim Being Taken Off Life Support

Willey was left brain dead after a 17-year-old boy shot her in the head . Rollins died during the shooting but it's not clear if he took his own life or was shot by the school's resource officer. Willey was shot shortly before classes started Tue...

UK Diplomats Leaving Embassy in Russia Amid Skripal Case UK Diplomats Leaving Embassy in Russia Amid Skripal Case

Russian Federation chose to expel the British diplomats in a tit-for-tat response to the UK's expulsion of 23 of its diplomats. Moscow hopes to minimize the negative impact on Russian-British ties provoked by the poisoning of a Russian ex-spy, R...

Washington, DC hosts largest 'March for Our Lives' rally Washington, DC hosts largest 'March for Our Lives' rally

Some locked arms as the peaceful march was largely a mix of students and young families. Emery Weiner students said they hope to be politically active even after the march. And then, she stopped speaking. "It's important that we are here today"...

Celebrities Take To The Streets, Social Media For March For Our Lives Celebrities Take To The Streets, Social Media For March For Our Lives

The siblings took turns speaking. Seymour said the images she and her friends saw on the day of the shooting in Mattoon High School are ones that "never disappear from your memory". We want to change Congress. we want to change the senate. Quint ...

Smyth's debut goal earns Northern Ireland win over South Korea Smyth's debut goal earns Northern Ireland win over South Korea

But a succession of substitutions as the game wore on interrupted the flow of the contest and Northern Ireland , missing the likes of regular captain Steven Davis and centre-forward Kyle Lafferty due to injury and with highly rated young Norwich ful...

President Trump Begrudgingly Signs Spending Bill After Veto Threat President Trump Begrudgingly Signs Spending Bill After Veto Threat

But speaking to reporters at the White House less than four hours later, Trump said he had chose to sign the bill despite his reservations, arguing that it provides much-needed funding for the military, including a pay increase for troops and new e...

Trump signs spending bill after veto threat Trump signs spending bill after veto threat

We'll see shortly, I guess. US President Trump is declaring a victory of all of this and acknowledging the massive price tag saying in a tweet , "Had to waste money on Dem giveaways to take care of military pay increase and new equipment".

Cambridge Analytica headquarters raided by British data regulators Cambridge Analytica headquarters raided by British data regulators

London, Mar 24 A British judge today approved a warrant to search the London offices of Cambridge Analytica, the scandal-hit communications firm at the heart of the Facebook data privacy storm. Cambridge Analytica, best known for working on President...

Trump move on tariffs sparks trade debate, concerns some local businesses Trump move on tariffs sparks trade debate, concerns some local businesses

Should the unreasonable practices be confirmed, the US president can impose retaliatory duties or other import restrictions, the section says. "We have a tremendous intellectual property theft situation going on", Trump told reporters. "Washington ...

Dillian Whyte v Lucas Browne: Whyte knocks out Browne Dillian Whyte v Lucas Browne: Whyte knocks out Browne

Whyte primarily looked to find a home for his big right hand for much of the round and was at least successful in opening a cut on Browne's left eye. "It proved to everyone I'm world class". Tonight is Whyte's time to really make a statement when h...

Boothe Calls Out 'Selective Outrage' in Reactions to Trump & Biden's Fighting Words Boothe Calls Out 'Selective Outrage' in Reactions to Trump & Biden's Fighting Words

Though Trump's "freewheeling Twitter insults have long broken presidential decorum", says Yahoo News , the Thursday morning tweet about fighting Biden was "nonetheless striking". Could there be anything more telling of the times we're living i...

France praises policeman who died after hostage swap during attack on supermarket France praises policeman who died after hostage swap during attack on supermarket

Authorities say Lakdim then went to a supermarket , where he killed two people inside and took others in the market hostage. Beltrame died of his wounds early Saturday, becoming the fourth victim in the shooting spree claimed by the Islamic Stat...

MLK Jr.'s Granddaughter I Have a Dream, Too ... No More Guns!!! MLK Jr.'s Granddaughter I Have a Dream, Too ... No More Guns!!!

King added, "I have a dream that enough is enough". There were more than 800 so-called "sibling marches" planned worldwide for this weekend in solidarity of the main event. In sibling marches on every continent except Antarctica, young people marched...

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