Sunday December 9-th, 2018

Bodies of 26 Nigerian Women Recovered From Spanish Warship Bodies of 26 Nigerian Women Recovered From Spanish Warship

Of the 26 deceased, 23 were reported to have been on a rubber boat with 64 other persons. CNN reports on the latest tragedy in the Mediterranean Sea and describes an appalling scene: teenage girls' bodies floating lifelessly beside a almost s...

Pakistan condemns killing of diplomat in Afghanistan Pakistan condemns killing of diplomat in Afghanistan

The body of a Pakistani diplomatic staffer who was shot dead by unidentified assailants Afghanistan's Jalalabad city, arrived here today, a day after Islamabad lodged a strong protest with Kabul over the incident. The Afghan Charge d'Affaires expre...

Christie says election is not about him, but voters disagree Christie says election is not about him, but voters disagree

But Republican Ed Gillespie - running as virtually a "Trump Republican" while holding the President himself at arm's length - could very well eke out a win in Virginia. Christie says he voted for Guadagno. Christie's latest face-off with a voter ca...

'Scene of carnage': auto ploughs into classroom 'Scene of carnage': auto ploughs into classroom

Three girls, two aged eight and another aged nine, were in a serious or stable condition in hospital. Students told of the panic after out-of-control Toyota Kluger ploughed into a classroom. The school will be open on Wednesday with support from co...

Russian Lawyer: Trump, Jr. Offered a Quid Pro Quo on Sanctions Russian Lawyer: Trump, Jr. Offered a Quid Pro Quo on Sanctions

Veselnitskaya, a lawyer who has lobbied for the Magnitsky Act's repeal, drew Trump Jr.'s attention by offering evidence that the Ziff brothers, who are prominent Democratic donors, had allegedly evaded paying taxes for $1 billion in Russian investmen...

With bell bottoms and peace signs, United says goodbye to the 747 With bell bottoms and peace signs, United says goodbye to the 747

Once United's farewell 747 flight touches down in Honolulu today, Delta will be the only US carrier flying passengers in the jet. At 11 a.m., 8418 made one last flight from San Francisco to Honolulu, a farewell trip commemorating the first 747 trip...

Attorney says attack on Paul was not political Attorney says attack on Paul was not political

Paul is an ophthalmologist and Boucher is an anesthesiologist. The damage was severe. The attack broke five of Paul's ribs, preventing him from returning to the Senate this week. "We sincerely hope that Sen". Paul's representatives have declined ...

Pradise Papers: Queen Elizabeth II did not know where her millions went! Pradise Papers: Queen Elizabeth II did not know where her millions went!

Tax officials in Lithuania said Monday they've started to investigate papers and documents belonging to UAB Nude Estates 2, a Lithuanian registered company owned by Nude Estates Malta Ltd. It was also recently ordered to pay back £14.8 million in c...

Quotes from US President Donald Trump's Asian tour Quotes from US President Donald Trump's Asian tour

Tens of thousands of US troops are stationed in South Korea, which has been a major ally of the United States, since the two states fought together during the Korean War in the early 1950s. After being welcomed to the school by a gymnasium full of si...

Carl Sargeant AM 'found dead' Carl Sargeant AM 'found dead'

Elin Jones, assembly presiding officer, said Mr Sargeant "served the people of Alyn and Deeside with pride and determination and he made an enormous contribution to the development of this democratic institution". He said that "given the nature of th...

Donald Trump Jr. Gets Virginia Election Day Wrong Twice on Twitter Donald Trump Jr. Gets Virginia Election Day Wrong Twice on Twitter

He's weak on crime, weak on our GREAT VETS, Anti-Second Amendment ... and has been terrible on Virginia economy. Ralph Northam will allow crime to be rampant in Virginia. If Gillespie loses the race by a slim margin in a state that former President...

Nicaraguan Immigrants To Lose Temporary Protected Status In The US Nicaraguan Immigrants To Lose Temporary Protected Status In The US

For the 2,500 Nicaraguan immigrants now protected by TPS, this move will be dire as these people have built lives in the United States and their native country has a great deal of instability. Former U.S. Ambassador to Honduras James (Jim) D. Nealo...

Slain Abbotsford officer identified as John Davidson Slain Abbotsford officer identified as John Davidson

Davidson has been identified as the officer shot and killed yesterday at an Abbotsford shopping centre. Davidson, who was from the United Kingdom, had been a police officer for 24 years, beginning his career with the Northumbrian Police in 1993.

Woman discovers husband's affair mid-air, Qatar Airways diverted to Chennai airport Woman discovers husband's affair mid-air, Qatar Airways diverted to Chennai airport

The enraged woman, an Iranian forced the airliner to make the emergency landing after she discovered mid-flight that her husband was apparently cheating on her. In a statement, an official from India's Central Industrial Security Force official c...

Fog blankets Delhi-NCR as air pollution hits 'severe' levels Fog blankets Delhi-NCR as air pollution hits 'severe' levels

As per norms, satisfactory AQI level is 100 and Delhi routinely is between 300 and 400. This is worse than a day-after Diwali - October 20, 2017, when the AQI was recorded at 403, while the effluents on Tuesday were just a few notches below the ind...

Longview police responding to possible bank robbery Longview police responding to possible bank robbery

Anyone with information on the alleged robbery should contact Prince Albert Police Service at 306-953-4222 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477. The suspect fled down Elm Street toward State Street and then likely on to Grand Avenue, Hartman said.

Ex-Trump adviser reveals contacts with Russians Ex-Trump adviser reveals contacts with Russians

Page also acknowledged that in June 2016 he mentioned "in passing" to then-Senator Jeff Sessions, a Trump foreign policy adviser, that he might be taking a trip to Moscow - but that it wasn't connected to his unpaid role in the campaign. Prior to las...

Russian lawyer: Trump Jr. suggested review of sanctions law in meeting Russian lawyer: Trump Jr. suggested review of sanctions law in meeting

It's no secret by now that Trump Jr., along with his brother-in-law and Trump administration adviser Jared Kushner , met with a Russian lawyer with strong government connections to the Kremlin named Natalia Veselnitskaya in the summer of 2016.

Nitish for 50% quota in private sector jobs Nitish for 50% quota in private sector jobs

Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi had said last week that the BJP was "fully in favour of reservation in outsourced services" and that the decision was taken "unanimously by the BJP-JD (U) government". "The move to reserve 50% seats in privat...

Anthony Weiner to Begin 21 Month Prison Sentence for Sexting Minor Anthony Weiner to Begin 21 Month Prison Sentence for Sexting Minor

Former Congressman Anthony Weiner expected to report to prison, according to reports. Devens is one of only nine federal prisons that offers sex offender treatment and is the facility closest to NY. Amid a sexting controversy involving women, Wei...

United Kingdom minister Priti Patel apologizes for undisclosed meeting with Israeli PM United Kingdom minister Priti Patel apologizes for undisclosed meeting with Israeli PM

The International Development Secretary also clarified her claim that Boris Johnson "knew about the visit" in the summer - admitting he did not in fact have prior knowledge of her trip. "The prime minister welcomes the secretary of state's clarific...

Donald Trump Takes Swipe at Donald Trump Takes Swipe at "Dictator" Kim Jong-un in Japan Visit

The drills, held Monday and Tuesday off South Korea's Jeju Island, come as US President Donald Trump visits the region for talks which are expected to be dominated by discussion of North Korea . President Donald Trump shakes hands with Japan's P...

Hurricane season isn't over yet; another depression forms Hurricane season isn't over yet; another depression forms

It's expected to strengthen to a tropical storm later in the day. The depression is expected to turn to the north-northeast later today and continue on that path through Tuesday, which would keep it safely far out in the Atlantic. "Winds will be st...

Govt must accept NZ refugee offer: Labor Govt must accept NZ refugee offer: Labor

Mr Turnbull said his government was focused on a United States resettlement deal to take up to 1250 people. Roughly 600 refugees and asylum seekers barricaded inside the centre have run out of food, water and medication but are adamant it's safer...

Diesel sales drop, but hybrids and electric cars soar

SMMT chief executive Mike Hawes said: 'Declining business and consumer confidence is undoubtedly affecting demand in the new auto market but this is being compounded by confusion over government policy on diesel. 24,968 new LCVs joined British roads ...

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