Friday September 21-st, 2018

European Union restates support for nuclear deal in talks with Iran European Union restates support for nuclear deal in talks with Iran

The decision triggered a 60-day window in which Congress could have imposed sanctions on Iran under expedited rules (that is, the Republican majority could have passed them over the objection of Democrats). A U.S. intelligence report said Iran had a ...

XI Jinping took Kim Jong-UN in Dalian XI Jinping took Kim Jong-UN in Dalian

A potential future meeting between Trump and Kim would follow Kim's historic meeting last month with South Korean President Moon Jae-in, during which Kim said his country would give up its nuclear weapons should the United States vow not to i...

Iran navy base in Syria attacked, sources say Iran navy base in Syria attacked, sources say

Another Syrian military source said the attack targeted a Syrian army base without incurring casualties. The US State Department issued a travel alert on Tuesday as President Donald Trump announced the US no longer is part of the Iran nuclear agreeme...

Trump requests $15.4B spending clawback Trump requests $15.4B spending clawback

The White House scheduled a briefing on the plan for reporters later on Monday. The proposed cut to the CHIP program drew a rebuke from US Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer. Despite the White House's claims, the proposal has drawn pushback f...

UK Lords Defeat May Over EU Agencies in Key Brexit Bill Vote UK Lords Defeat May Over EU Agencies in Key Brexit Bill Vote

The government in November inserted 11 p.m. on March 29, 2020 into its own bill to "remove any confusion or concern about what "exit day" means", Brexit Secretary David Davis said at the time. Peers voted by 247 to 218 to require the government t...

UW Huskies forward Noah Dickerson snubbed from National Basketball Association draft combine UW Huskies forward Noah Dickerson snubbed from National Basketball Association draft combine

A couple of them declined. Arizona Wildcats big man DeAndre Ayton and Real Madrid forward Luka Doncic, both potential No. 1 overall picks, are skipping the event. Both Palmer and Copeland declared for the draft without hiring agents last month, a...

Russian Oligarch Reportedly Questioned by Mueller Investigators Over Payments to Michael Cohen Russian Oligarch Reportedly Questioned by Mueller Investigators Over Payments to Michael Cohen

Cohen did not immediately respond to a request for comment from Business Insider. Vekselberg was one of several Russian oligarchs questioned by the special counsel Robert Mueller as part of the Russia investigation, which is examining Russia's in...

SC slams Centre, calls it 'in contempt' for sitting on Cauvery scheme SC slams Centre, calls it 'in contempt' for sitting on Cauvery scheme

The SC also ordered the Union water resources secretary to remain personally present in court on 14 May at 10.30 am with the draft scheme on the Cauvery water sharing mechanism and supervising authority. Noting that such incidents would not help in f...

Karnataka election: Congress' campaign is 'ideological fight' against RSS-BJP, says Kharge Karnataka election: Congress' campaign is 'ideological fight' against RSS-BJP, says Kharge

PM Modi in his earlier speeches has targeted Siddaramaiah and his government, calling it a "Seedha Rupaiya Sarkar" and "10 per cent government". While praising the state she said that standing by each other and working together is the essence of Ka...

Facebook bans foreign spending on Ireland abortion vote ads Facebook bans foreign spending on Ireland abortion vote ads

The move follows accusations that attempts have been made to swing votes across the world through foreign-funded campaigns and so-called astroturfing . We are deploying Election Integrity Artificial Intelligence for the referendum, similar to what...

Japanese Foreign Ministry: No Comment on Israeli Shoe Served to PM Abe Japanese Foreign Ministry: No Comment on Israeli Shoe Served to PM Abe

Japanese officers had been reportedly horrified after studying Abe was served the dessert by Israeli superstar chef Segev Moshe contained in the shoe, designed by artist Tom Dixon. "If it was humor, we don't think it is amusing; we were offended on b...

J. Cole to perform in Buffalo this September J. Cole to perform in Buffalo this September

Two of the stops will be in Pennsylvania: the Bryce Jordan Center in State College on Friday, Sept. 28, and Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia on Saturday, Oct. The lyrically eloquent rapper became famous when his third studio album, 2014 Forest Hill...

Central Intelligence Agency wants Haspel to guide company to 'wonderful' future Central Intelligence Agency wants Haspel to guide company to 'wonderful' future

Haspel told the White House she was interested in stepping aside if it avoided the spectacle of a brutal confirmation hearing on Wednesday and potential damage to the CIA's reputation and her own, the officials said. In the less than two months since...

GOP: Pelosi will raise taxes! Pelosi: GOP: Pelosi will raise taxes! Pelosi: "Accurate!"

Pelosi attributed Lamb's upset victory to "a superior" Democratic candidate - "where do they come up with their candidates?" she asked, mockingly, of Republicans - and noted that subsequent local polls indicated the most important issue for voters ...

Mom, 2 kids die after SUV strikes alligator on I-95 Mom, 2 kids die after SUV strikes alligator on I-95

Amber Stanley along with also her children were killed Monday when their auto hit an alligator. The family members's automobile ran off the side of their road, slammed into a tree and caught fire, killing all three inside. The husband, Josh, said h...

Hatch Apologizes for McCain Funeral Comments Hatch Apologizes for McCain Funeral Comments

John McCain's struggles with cancer continue, the mind wanders back to Trump's remarks about the former Vietnam prisoner of war. "I believe that if Putin does not cause regret its decision, it will return to the scene of the crime again and agai...

Ravichandran Ashwin declines to play County Cricket to play Afghanistan Test Ravichandran Ashwin declines to play County Cricket to play Afghanistan Test

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI ) on Tuesday named a 15-member squad for Afghanistan historic Test, to be played at the M.Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore from June 14-18. India Squad for two-match T20I series against Ireland: Vira...

Strong 4.6 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Coachella Valley Awake Strong 4.6 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Coachella Valley Awake

The quake, which struck about 6 miles south-southeast of Mt. San Gorgonio, near Cabazon, in Riverside County at about 4:49 a.m., was downgraded to magnitude-4.5. At this moment no reports of injury or damage have been reported. Others thought the t...

Australia announce new captain and vice-captain for ODIs and T20Is Australia announce new captain and vice-captain for ODIs and T20Is

A good show in the Big Bash League and the T20I tri-series against New Zealand and India opened up the ODI doors for D'Arcy Short. The 14-member T20I squad sees Nic Maddinson, the explosive opening batsman, return to the national fold for the fir...

Government condemns release of killer Israeli soldier Government condemns release of killer Israeli soldier

Footage of the 2016 killing showed Azaria chamber a round into his rifle before pulling the trigger on al-Sharif, who remained prone on the ground surrounded by armed IDF personnel. Azaria began serving his term on August 9. The trial had caught th...

Feds reject Kansas proposal for lifetime Medicaid limits Feds reject Kansas proposal for lifetime Medicaid limits

The work requirements would apply only to beneficiaries who gained coverage under the expansion , as Kaiser Health News reported. New Hampshire became the fourth state to implement work requirements - behind Arkansas, Indiana, and Kentucky.

"Mehbooba Mufti Should Break Unholy Alliance With BJP": P Chidambaram

Mehbooba has strongly condemned the use of excessive force by the Indian security personnel on Kashmiri protesters following the 2016 Kashmir unrest. "The tragedy in which five civilians were killed on Sunday is very painful". Addressing a public mee...

Lebanon's Hariri says parliament bloc down by a third Lebanon's Hariri says parliament bloc down by a third

A Lebanese supporter of the Hezbollah terror group casts his vote in Lebanon's first parliamentary election in nine years, at a polling station in the predominantly Shiite city of Baalbeck, in the eastern Bekaa valley near the border with Syria , ...

NDSU struggles in NCAA Regional opening round

The Aggie golfer played shot for par on seven of the final nine holes, but struggled on the 17 before closing with a five-over, 77. Moberly will begin second round play on Tuesday at 9:45 a.m. Hannah Hankinson, a sophomore from Edina, Minn.is tied ...

Manhunt for killer after 'multiple' people shot dead inside Maryland home Manhunt for killer after 'multiple' people shot dead inside Maryland home

Snyder's wife is talking with police and said her husband had held her captive over the weekend. Montgomery County police Monday evening said a standoff in a triple homicide had ended with the suicide of suspect Christopher Snyder , 41. Snyder was...

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