Tuesday July 17-th, 2018

Buzzing Today: UK Prime Minister Asks Nigeria to Discard Anti-gay Laws Buzzing Today: UK Prime Minister Asks Nigeria to Discard Anti-gay Laws

They are known as the Windrush generation - a reference to the ship, the Empire Windrush, that brought workers from the West Indies to Britain in 1948. In 2015 it accounted for only nine percent of British exports while by contrast the European Union...

Explosion outside India consulate in Nepal Explosion outside India consulate in Nepal

There was no one in the office during the explosion, PTI reported. The report also said that cadres of a local political party could be behind the blasts. The office has been functioning since then. There have been repeated calls from various quarter...

Starbucks locations to close for racial-bias training Starbucks locations to close for racial-bias training

Employees will go through a training program created to address implicit bias, promote conscious inclusion, prevent discrimination and ensure everyone inside a Starbucks feels welcomed. The company-wide training was scheduled to happen the afternoon ...

House Democrat again asks Greitens to resign House Democrat again asks Greitens to resign

Now the attorney general says he's found evidence Greitens accessed a donor list, another potential felony. The truth is conference in Jefferson City, Hawley said that his off ice detected unlawful exercise when he used a donor record in the charit...

Sacramento police release shooting videos Sacramento police release shooting videos

By the time emergency personnel arrived, Clark had died. Dr. Bennet Omalu , a forensic pathologist retained by Clark's family to conduct an independent autopsy, said he found Clark was shot by Sacramento police eight times and six of those wounds ...

Trump tax day op-ed: 'Americans are winning' Trump tax day op-ed: 'Americans are winning'

In an effort to boost the Republican tax law's popularity, the American Action Network-a right-wing group aligned with retiring House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.)-is launching a brand new million-dollar ad campaign ahead of Tax Day on Tuesday in distri...

Trump and Abe aim to lessen tension over trade and North Korea

But there is little to suggest Trump will be deterred from holding the meeting with North Korea's leader, which is expected by late May or early June. The summit between Abe and Trump comes after Washington puzzled Tokyo with Trump's surprise decisio...

Reba wears infamous red dress at ACM Awards Reba wears infamous red dress at ACM Awards

Lambert, 34, and Anderson, 30, made their romance red carpet official in 2016 at the same event and also posed together previous year at the annual awards show . Miranda adds , "I say that every time and I will continue to say that, but I'm j...

Ms. Lauryn Hill announces twentieth anniversary 'Miseducation' tour Ms. Lauryn Hill announces twentieth anniversary 'Miseducation' tour

That leg wraps October 5th at the Chaifetz Arena in St. Louis. Tickets and VIP experiences go on sale on April 20, with presales now underway. Complete information is available via Ticketmaster . While it's just North America at the moment tha...

Iran-Turkey cooperation must stop escalation of tensions in Syria: Rouhani Iran-Turkey cooperation must stop escalation of tensions in Syria: Rouhani

Turkey's deputy prime minister states the judgment party can appraise a telephone to ancient presidential and parliamentary elections. While a series of factors slowed negotiations, notably the Cyprus issue and resistance in Germany and France to Tur...

Summary of River and Mercantile Group PLC (LON:RIV) Ratings Summary of River and Mercantile Group PLC (LON:RIV) Ratings

Investec cut their price target on Hastings Group from GBX 350 ($5.01) to GBX 325 ($4.65) and set a buy rating for the company in a research note on Monday, March 12th. Grifols, S.A., a specialty pharmaceutical company, develops, makes, and distribut...

7-year-old girl raped and murdered at wedding ceremony 7-year-old girl raped and murdered at wedding ceremony

The accused first took the girl away to a secluded lane and then raped her in an under-construction house, near the wedding venue. The accused, Sonu Jatav has been arrested by the police. However, he was later caught by the local police, The Times...

SCOTUS nixes part of law requiring deportation for immigrants convicted of crimes SCOTUS nixes part of law requiring deportation for immigrants convicted of crimes

Conservative Justice Neil Gorsuch cast a surprise vote in a decision released Tuesday favoring an immigrant fighting deportation, siding with the US Supreme Court's left-leaning wing. It defined as a crime of violence offenses that involve "a subst...

Repeal, Don't Replace, Trump's War Powers Repeal, Don't Replace, Trump's War Powers

But presidents George W Bush, Barack Obama and Donald Trump have used AUMFs for a broad range of campaigns against terror groups since 2001. But lawmakers from both parties admit that, without more support in Congress for strictly enforcing its war...

Starbucks closing all stores for racial-bias education day Starbucks closing all stores for racial-bias education day

No charges were filed. One of the videos of the arrest rocketed across social media, with more than 9 million views by Monday morning. Asked if the incident was a case of racism, the Starbucks CEO responded: " Starbucks was built around the ...

Trump contradicts own Treasury Department with China currency tweet Trump contradicts own Treasury Department with China currency tweet

It's not the first time Trump has accused countries of keeping their currencies artificially low to gain unfair advantage in trading with the United States. The Treasury's monitoring list includes China, Japan, Korea, Germany and Switzerland. The...

Israel Reveals Details on Iranian Presence in Syria Israel Reveals Details on Iranian Presence in Syria

Mehdi Dehghan, who led the drone unit". Israel has not officially taken responsibility for the airstrikes. Israel had previously accused the Syrian regime of President Bashar al-Assad of allowing Iran to set up a complex at the T-4 base to supp...

Did You Know That Barbara Bush Grew Up in the Hudson Valley? Did You Know That Barbara Bush Grew Up in the Hudson Valley?

Martin's Episcopal Church at 717 Sage Road. Bush had smoked for about 25 years before quitting in 1968, which she wrote about in Barbara Bush: A Memoir. They had six children but daughter Robin died of leukemia at the age of 4. By that time, Barb...

Man arrested for OWI with open cans of beer in car Man arrested for OWI with open cans of beer in car

The officer driving the police unit was not injured. According to the Public Relations Officer of the Ashanti Regional Police Command, ASP Juliana Obeng, the police are working on some intelligence to apprehend some suspects. "The officer was condu...

Porn star releases sketch of man she says threatened her Porn star releases sketch of man she says threatened her

Co-host Joy Behar told Daniels not to apologize for making a living before the panel mocked a video of Trump denying the alleged affair. Adult-film actress Stormy Daniels revealed a sketch of a man she said threatened her to keep quiet about a re...

Donald Trump opens fire on former Federal Bureau of Investigation boss James Comey Donald Trump opens fire on former Federal Bureau of Investigation boss James Comey

The President has also called him a slimeball ". McCabe was sacked last month, two days before he was due to retire. People in this country need to stand up and go to the voting booth and vote their values", said Comey , who added: "We'll fight...

International Monetary Fund lifts SA's GDP forecast to 1.5% in 2018

It is governed by, and accountable, to member countries. The IMF , in its latest World Economic Outlook , kept its global growth forecasts for both 2018 and 2019 unchanged at 3.9 percent after upgrades in January that were partly based on expecta...

Cambridge Mayor Calls Video Of Black Harvard Student's Arrest 'Disturbing' Cambridge Mayor Calls Video Of Black Harvard Student's Arrest 'Disturbing'

In the video, which was released by police, Ohene is seen talking to three officers. The incident began after police responded to a 911 call from a woman who said a naked man had thrown his clothes into her face. A crowd gathers as officers surro...

Pentagon holds briefing on Pres. Trump's announcement of strike campaign on Syria Pentagon holds briefing on Pres. Trump's announcement of strike campaign on Syria

Mrs May has said Britain will co-ordinate its response to the incident in the rebel-held town of Douma - where at least 40 people are reported to have been killed - with the USA and France . In a thinly veiled swipe at Russia , Mattis also said th...

Folau escapes sanction for anti-gay remark Folau escapes sanction for anti-gay remark

The Australia and Waratahs full-back avoided punishment for saying homosexuals should go to "hell" unless they "repent their sins and turn to God". "I felt Raelene misrepresented my position and my comments, and did so to appease other people, wh...

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