Tuesday September 18-th, 2018

Three Dead In Attack On Afghan's Jalalabad Midwife Training Centre Three Dead In Attack On Afghan's Jalalabad Midwife Training Centre

A number of explosions were reported and gunshots could be heard around the midwives' dormitory in the city of Jalalabad, the capital of Nangarhar province . While it is not known why the gunmen targeted the midwife training centre, midwives have be...

Video shows bear climbing out of storm drain after getting trapped Video shows bear climbing out of storm drain after getting trapped

Colorado Parks and Wildlife officers believe the bear may have gotten into the drain after a nearby, open garbage receptacle, packed with berry-filled branches, drew it into the area. "We don't want to punish a bear for [people] not securing their ga...

Cambodian PM rallies support for vote that his foes call a sham Cambodian PM rallies support for vote that his foes call a sham

Since the last election, the government has also courted approval by progressively raising the minimum wage for civil servants as well as workers in the garment and footwear industry, which employs 760,000 people. Some voters told Reuters they were b...

YouGov Poll: UK voters support a referendum on final Brexit deal YouGov Poll: UK voters support a referendum on final Brexit deal

More UK voters are now in favour of a second referendum on leaving the European Union than those opposing another vote, a new poll has revealed. If she had actually set about Brexit in the way UKIP has been describing for years, the job would have be...

Ten dead after 6.4 natural disaster hits Indonesian tourist island Ten dead after 6.4 natural disaster hits Indonesian tourist island

At least three people have died. Lombok is located close to the popular tourist destination of Bali, and more than 361,000 British holidaymakers visited Indonesia in 2017. No tsunami alert was issued, said Hary Tirto Djatmiko, spokesman for Indones...

Israel closes Nabi Saleh village, home of Ahed Tamimi Israel closes Nabi Saleh village, home of Ahed Tamimi

Assaf Librati told AFP Tamimi, 17, and her mother, who was also jailed over the incident, were being driven by Israeli authorities from a prison inside Israel to a checkpoint leading to the occupied West Bank, where they live. Tamimi was charged with...

Michael Cohen ready to tell special counsel Trump knew about 2016 meeting Michael Cohen ready to tell special counsel Trump knew about 2016 meeting

Cohen, whose business dealings are being investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, has longtime dealings in the taxi industry and owns several medallions for New York City yellow cabs that allow them to pick up passengers on the street.

Powerful quake hits Indonesia's Lombok, three killed, houses damaged

The shallow quake, whose epicenter was registered some 128.75 km northeast of the island's main city of Mataram, caused significant damage to houses in Sambelia, Eastern Lombok, the National Agency for Disaster Countermeasure (BNPB), said in a tweet....

Maharashtra: Bus carrying university staff plunges into gorge in Raigad, killing 33 Maharashtra: Bus carrying university staff plunges into gorge in Raigad, killing 33

He said 33 passengers died in the accident, which took place at around 12.30pm. "Five rescue teams are presently engaged in the operation", said Raigad District Collector Vijay Suryawanshi, adding that an NDRF (National Disaster Response Force) tea...

Severe thunderstorm warning issued for the region Severe thunderstorm warning issued for the region

Scattered thunderstorms were expected to develop from near Windsor through east of Lake Huron and up to north of Georgian Bay near noon. Environment Canada issued a tornado warning for London, Woodstock, Tillsonburg and Oxford County shortly before...

Donald Trump won’t tolerate foreign interference in midterm elections: White House Donald Trump won’t tolerate foreign interference in midterm elections: White House

President Trump is willing to visit Moscow, the White House said Friday, hours after Russian President Vladimir Putin said Trump "has such an invitation". According to him, this is a unique quality of the current U.S. president "because, as a ru...

Zimbabwe Opposition Chief Warns of Flawed Vote Zimbabwe Opposition Chief Warns of Flawed Vote

In March this year, a new party - the National Patriotic Front - was formed by a group of Zanu-PF defectors with the blessing of Mugabe. Yet, although Mnangagwa is favourite to stay in office, he is facing stiff opposition in the form of Nelson Cha...

Zimbabwe: Main opposition vows not to quit elections Zimbabwe: Main opposition vows not to quit elections

He wanted the agreement reached between the independent election agency and political parties. The announcement followed a deadlock over the grievances the party presented to the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission for Monday's elections - the first-...

Trump slams Twitter for 'shadow banning' Republicans Trump slams Twitter for 'shadow banning' Republicans

The spokesperson, however, denied outright that the company engages in shadow banning . Thus, according to Twitter, why some prominent Republicans haven't been showing up on Twitter's search bar. What Twitter did was much less severe, as it didn't a...

Inmate filmed riding on top of moving police vehicle Inmate filmed riding on top of moving police vehicle

KTVT reported that Estrada kicked out a Taylor County Sheriff's patrol car's back window and scrambled onto its roof while it was still moving. The entire incident was captured on video shot by Jennifer Mustain and later posted to Facebook.

Teen Breaks Into Couple’s Home, Asks To Use Their WiFi Teen Breaks Into Couple’s Home, Asks To Use Their WiFi

The teen, who broke into the house by cutting through the screen on an open window, was arrested a short while later. The homeowner reported he had shoved the suspect out of his house and then called police. Instead of ransacking the joint, the intr...

USA cardinal resigns over sex abuse allegations USA cardinal resigns over sex abuse allegations

As archbishop of Washington, a post he served in from 2001 to 2006, McCarrick helped formulate church policies aimed at protecting young people from sexual abuse within the church. However, O'Brien, who died earlier this year, remained a cardinal. He...

Avenatti claims 3 women were paid Avenatti claims 3 women were paid "hush money" before election

But Avenatti said Dershowitz didn't know what he was talking about. "Three additional women", Avenatti tweeted. Cohen and his lawyer in the Daniels case, Brent Blakely, told Judge S. He said he was "not at liberty to share" the evidence because h...

Trump tweets under investigation Trump tweets under investigation

Today, Maggie Haberman and Michael Schmidt of The New York Times , launched a bombshell report detailing how the Mueller probe is building the case for obstruction of justice and potential witness tampering against President Donald Trump .

Trump 'open' to visiting Moscow for meeting with Putin Trump 'open' to visiting Moscow for meeting with Putin

I have told him about it. Following the backlash in the United States over Trump's cordial public tone with Putin at the Helsinki summit , US and Russian officials backed away from a proposal to schedule a follow-up summit in Washington.

Japanese authorities execute 6 cult members Japanese authorities execute 6 cult members

Within seconds, some victims were choking and vomiting, and some blinded and paralyzed. Cult leader Shoko Asahara declared himself to be both Christ and the first "enlightened one" since Buddha. In this handout from the Japanese Defence Agency, p...

Taliban Kabul Blast Kills Four Afghan Intelligence Officers Taliban Kabul Blast Kills Four Afghan Intelligence Officers

This attack was claimed by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) which said it wanted to target Afghan Vice President Abdul Rashid Dostum. At least five people were killed, including four members of the National Directorate of Security (NDS), ...

Jordan calls on Israel to halt ‘violations’ of Al-Aqsa Jordan calls on Israel to halt ‘violations’ of Al-Aqsa

In late 2000, a visit to the Al-Aqsa by controversial Israeli politician Ariel Sharon sparked a years-long popular uprising against the Israeli occupation in which thousands of Palestinians lost their lives. All entry into and out of the mosque, wh...

U.S. economy grew at a brisk 4.1 percent rate last quarter

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Labour peer Melvyn Bragg accuses Jeremy Corbyn of 'feebleness' on anti-Semitism Labour peer Melvyn Bragg accuses Jeremy Corbyn of 'feebleness' on anti-Semitism

The party says the same issues are covered elsewhere in the document. "Given the circumstances, I think it's appropriate therefore that they should go back and accept the global definition ". Highlighting that some business and union groups suppor...

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