Thursday April 19-th, 2018

Eight Egyptian soldiers, 14 militants killed in Sinai attack Eight Egyptian soldiers, 14 militants killed in Sinai attack

President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi of Egypt has issued a resolution extending a state of emergency across the country for another three months. Morsi, a member of the Muslim Brotherhood, saw his presidency beset by popular protests. Saturday's attack c...

The late Winnie Mandela's burial underway in Johannesburg The late Winnie Mandela's burial underway in Johannesburg

Supermodel Naomi Campbell has shared close relationships with both Winnie Madikizela-Mandela and husband Nelson Mandela since the early 1990s. At the age of 22, she met and married a young lawyer and anti-apartheid activist, Nelson Mandela.

Boko Haram has abducted over 1000 kids in Nigeria Boko Haram has abducted over 1000 kids in Nigeria

Nigeria's president in 2014, Goodluck Jonathan, was heavily criticised for his response to the abduction but the man who replaced him, Muhammadu Buhari, has had more success. The Boko Haram conflict is in its tenth year, but shows little sign of e...

Julie Bishop 'supports Syrian air strike' as Trump issues missile threat Julie Bishop 'supports Syrian air strike' as Trump issues missile threat

Trump's bellicose tweets came in response to a warning from Russia's ambassador to Beirut, who took to a television network run by the armed group Hezbollah to declare that any U.S. Is there proof of the recent "chemical attack"? Then Thursday h...

Syria strikes send 'clear message' on chemical weapons: British PM Syria strikes send 'clear message' on chemical weapons: British PM

The Syria attack drew support from the European Union, Germany, Israel and other allies while British Prime Minister Theresa May said reports indicate the Syrian government used a barrel bomb to deliver the chemicals used in an attack on Douma.

IRFU And Ulster Rugby Revoke Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding's Contracts IRFU And Ulster Rugby Revoke Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding's Contracts

Despite being acquitted, lurid WhatsApp messages sent by the players - which were used as evidence in court - prompted a backlash from sections of support who do not want to see them play for Ulster Rugby or Ireland again. He had already been made un...

Starbucks Corp (SBUX) Shareholder Riggs Asset Managment Company Decreased Stake Starbucks Corp (SBUX) Shareholder Riggs Asset Managment Company Decreased Stake

The stock decreased 2.28% or $6.85 during the last trading session, reaching $294.08. The fund owned 28,427 shares of the coffee company's stock after acquiring an additional 4,164 shares during the period. The firm has "Hold" rating by BMO Capital M...

01:21OPCW to Start Investigation Into Alleged Chemical Attack in Syria's Douma 01:21OPCW to Start Investigation Into Alleged Chemical Attack in Syria's Douma

The mechanisms and the safeguards to manage the risks of escalation that existed in the past no longer seem to be present, Mr Guterres said. Syria and Russian Federation have both denied using chemical weapons and said the claims were fabricati...

California woman who drove family off cliff was drunk: sheriff California woman who drove family off cliff was drunk: sheriff

Bruce Carpenter told reporters that toxicology tests showed that "the preliminary blood-alcohol content was a.102" for the driver, a reading that's about 25 percent high than the state's legal drunk driving definition of.08. Parts of what appear to b...

Turkey welcomes strikes on Syria as 'appropriate' Turkey welcomes strikes on Syria as 'appropriate'

Earlier, US President Donald Trump has promised a "forceful" response to the alleged chemical attack in Syria. Meanwhile, Mahir Ünal, longtime-ruling Justice and Development Party's (AKP) Deputy and Spokesperson, said Turkey was informed about the ...

United Nations chief calls for restraint after Syria airstrikes United Nations chief calls for restraint after Syria airstrikes

Any countries that carry out a strike on Syria over the chemical weapons attack could also defend their action under Article 51 of the U.N. Charter, which covers an individual or collective right to self-defense against armed attack. "I have repeated...

Kathua rape case: PDP wants two BJP ministers out, may break alliance

The rape and murder of eight-year-old Bakerwal girl has created a large controversy in the state. On Friday the Supreme Court took a serious note of lawyers of the Jammu bar association obstructing the judicial process in the case and initiated a...

BB&T Corp Increases Holdings in Amazon.com, Inc BB&T Corp Increases Holdings in Amazon.com, Inc

The stock outperformed the S&P500 by 65.23%. Rand Wealth Llc decreased its stake in Visa Inc (V) by 7.7% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. 168 funds opened positions while 667 raised stakes. It also reduced Liberty Media Co...

Peru President Vizcarra Calls for Protecting Trade Agreements Peru President Vizcarra Calls for Protecting Trade Agreements

About 20 leaders from North, Central and South America have begun arriving in Lima, Peru for the eighth Summit of the Americas. U.S. Vice President Mike Pence was at his hotel in Lima, Peru, when President Donald Trump announced retaliatory airst...

Week honors crime victims Week honors crime victims

The Orange County Crime Victim Coalition is comprised of the Orange County Crime Victims Assistance Program, Fox Hill and Bellvale Communities, Mental Health Association of Orange County-Rape Crisis, Orange County District Attorney's Office, Orange C...

Facebook apology 'simply is not enough — European Union privacy watchdogs Facebook apology 'simply is not enough — European Union privacy watchdogs

With that in mind, obviously the company is going to see users' information. "Every time that someone chooses to share something on Facebook . there is a control". Facebook mishandling that data isn't fair, but neither is advice to stop posting p...

Man arrested after allegedly shooting into Salisbury home Man arrested after allegedly shooting into Salisbury home

Assault - Longview police Thursday arrested Chad Lewis Bagley, 28, of Longview on suspicion of fourth-degree assault domestic violence, felony harassment and first-degree malicious mischief. While investigating the crash, James Bovill, 36, of Bellow...

Theresa May explains why Britain conducted missile strikes against Syria Theresa May explains why Britain conducted missile strikes against Syria

The US president said the U.S.is prepared to "sustain" pressure on Assad until he ends what the president called a criminal pattern of killing his own people with internationally banned chemical weapons . Nikki Haley , the USA ambassador to the ...

UK says May, Trump to work on response to Syrian chemical weapons UK says May, Trump to work on response to Syrian chemical weapons

US officials have acknowledged the risk of retaliation drawing Washington and Moscow - both of which have troops in Syria - into direct military conflict. Trump also directed a message to Assad's main backers, Russian Federation and Iran: "What...

Trump's lawyer Michael Cohen under criminal investigation Trump's lawyer Michael Cohen under criminal investigation

On Monday, the Federal Bureau of Investigation raided Cohen's office, hotel room and home, seizing numerous documents and other evidence. US Attorney Robert Khuzami, in a motion filed with a US District Court judge in NY, redacted the alleged crimi...

United Kingdom 'war cabinet' agrees on 'need for action' in Syria: Downing Street United Kingdom 'war cabinet' agrees on 'need for action' in Syria: Downing Street

British Prime Minister Theresa May joined the US and France on Friday in announcing a military response to a chemical weapons attack in Syria , saying her authorization of targeted airstrikes was meant to deter the use of such chemical weap...

Russian Federation calls chemical attack in Syria a 'fabrication' Russian Federation calls chemical attack in Syria a 'fabrication'

The U.S. Navy Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Donald Cook transits the Atlantic Ocean May 28, 2017. Russian President Vladimir Putin has denounced a US-led air strike on Syria as an "act of aggression" that will exacerbate the hu...

Commonwealth Games: 13 African athletes go missing Commonwealth Games: 13 African athletes go missing

At the conclusion of the 2006 Melbourne Commonwealth Games , 45 athletes and officials from Bangladesh, Cameroon , Ghana, Nigeria and Sierra Leone overstayed their visas or applied for protection visas once the Games had finished. They are here o...

A look at United States involvement in Syria A look at United States involvement in Syria

The Syrian military said almost 110 missiles hit targets in the capital Damascus and other territory, and that air defence systems brought majority down. Trump said strikes on Syria are under way. He further said, "The goal of our actions tonight i...

Substitute Teacher Ran Classroom 'Fight Club' At Montville High School Substitute Teacher Ran Classroom 'Fight Club' At Montville High School

The actions of the union have provoked an outpouring of anger among teachers. "I feel like personally, we haven't even progressed since we started", said Mid-Del Teacher Sonja Fox. "We have rallied partners, coordinated donations and almost 20,000 me...

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