Friday March 22-nd, 2019

Embattled Pelosi Gets Boost With Obama Praise Embattled Pelosi Gets Boost With Obama Praise

With Fudge not entering the race for speaker, there now are no other Democrats who have said that they were considering running for the post . (There were 16 signatures but one, Benjamin McAdams, is in a tight race with Rep. Meanwhile, elect leade...

France shrugs off Saudi prince's presence at G20 France shrugs off Saudi prince's presence at G20

He wouldn't comment on U.S. President Donald Trump's defense of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman , accused by U.S. intelligence officials of ordering the writer's killing. "The world is a very, very vicious place". The crown prince and his...

Saudi crown prince in UAE, first trip abroad since Khashoggi killing

Corker and the senior Democrat on the committee, Bob Menendez, demanded that the Trump administration issue a clear statement on whether Prince Mohammed was involved. But keeping up the worldwide pressure on Riyadh , Denmark on Thursday suspended ...

Brussels rejects Italy budget, paves way for sanctions Brussels rejects Italy budget, paves way for sanctions

EDPs are nothing new in the Eurozone as many countries have been in this predicament before, but what separates this case from the rest is that Italy's populist government hasn't been taking too kindly with European officials on this matter and this ...

Moroccan woman in UAE ‘killed lover and cooked him’ Moroccan woman in UAE ‘killed lover and cooked him’

A Moroccan woman has been arrested after she allegedly killed and cooked her lover - before serving him up to workers. The woman denied any knowledge of the whereabouts of her boyfriend ever since their break-up. Upon carrying DNA tests on tooth, it ...

Stray Bullet Kills Anti-Gun Violence Essay Winner, 13

So now, the real truth is, we need to rewrite our story so that faith and hope for a better tomorrow, is not only within us, but we believe it and we put it into actions. She said Barnes approached her wearing a black mask and "holding a large AK-47 ...

British student Matthew Hedges jailed for spying could be pardoned

Tejada told the Times that she had asked then-UK Foreign Secretary, Boris Johnson, to be left out of any attempts to free her husband, due to the way he had mishandled the case of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, the British-Iranian mother jailed for spyin...

Facing criticism, Trump says he'll go to war zone Facing criticism, Trump says he'll go to war zone

A new report from the Washington Post reveals that Trump's hesitancy is due to a very predictable reason: fear. He made another trip to Iraq after becoming president in 2009 and went on to make four trips to Afghanistan. In his Fox News interview ...

Alabama mall shooting suspect dead in pre-Black Friday incident, reports say Alabama mall shooting suspect dead in pre-Black Friday incident, reports say

Police are on the scene of a Thanksgiving night shooting at the Galleria Mall in Hoover. Two men had gotten into a physical confrontation outside a Foot Action shoe store when one shot at the other, he said. "We are devastated by the incident tha...

Karachi attack: Two dead in attack on Chinese consulate Karachi attack: Two dead in attack on Chinese consulate

It is unclear if any Chinese officials were harmed. Pakistani authorities said that security forces had secured the area around the consulate after the attack , the latest in a series of assaults on Chinese nationals, including workers involved in...

Leaning Tower of Pisa now leans a little less Leaning Tower of Pisa now leans a little less

It inclines away from the perpendicular by about half a degree less compared to the turn of the century, according to the monitoring team. "The reduction of the tilt will not last forever - but it's very significant and now we have good reasons to ...

Family Forgives Tribal Members Who Allegedly Killed American 'Missionary' Family Forgives Tribal Members Who Allegedly Killed American 'Missionary'

However, whether there are any links between these two tribes remains unknown, Mohan said . " I hollered, 'My name is John, I love you and Jesus loves you , ' " he wrote in his journal. but to you, God, I give all the glory of whatever happens", C...

Multiple explosions, gunshots fired near Chinese consulate in Karachi, Pakistan Multiple explosions, gunshots fired near Chinese consulate in Karachi, Pakistan

A Bomb Disposal Squad team is checking the area for explosive materials." the AIG said while reiterating that the details of the case will be shared with the media later in the day. According to eyewitnesses, unknown men possessing hand grenades and ...

Pak To Open Kartarpur Corridor For Pilgrims, Imran Khan To Break Ground Pak To Open Kartarpur Corridor For Pilgrims, Imran Khan To Break Ground

The formal proposal for opening of the border surfaced after Army Chief Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa had hinted at opening the Kartarpur border on the occasion of Baba Guru Nanak's birth anniversary next year for Sikh pilgrims when he met cricketer-turned-p...

United Kingdom and European Union agree draft declaration on Brexit deal United Kingdom and European Union agree draft declaration on Brexit deal

The document has been "agreed between negotiators and agreed in principle at political level", according to a tweet on November 22 from European Council president Donald Tusk . That means that goods coming into Northern Ireland would need to be ...

Trump grants troops guarding border authority to use 'lethal force' Trump grants troops guarding border authority to use 'lethal force'

That includes "a show or use of force (including lethal force, where necessary), crowd control, temporary detention, and cursory search" The memo reaffirms that "Defense personnel shall not, without further direction from the President, conduct tradi...

Indonesia set to free Bali Nine drug smuggler Lawrence Indonesia set to free Bali Nine drug smuggler Lawrence

It is likely that Lawrence will be deported shortly after her release. A teary and largely silent convicted Australian drug mule returned to her hometown on Thursday hours after she was deported from the Indonesian tourist island of Bali where she ...

Tory MPs use PMQs to demand Theresa May renegotiates her Brexit deal Tory MPs use PMQs to demand Theresa May renegotiates her Brexit deal

Meanwhile, Scottish Tory MP Kirstene Hair called on Mr Corbyn and Scottish Labour leader Richard Leonard to rule out their support for a future independence referendum as part of "any deal they are concocting" with the SNP. "Then it is coming back ...

Final Brexit deal within our grasp: May Final Brexit deal within our grasp: May

A last-minute complication arose this week when the Spanish government threatened to veto any agreement unless it received assurances on future negotiations over Gibraltar , a British outpost that Spain sees as rightfully part of its territory.

Chief justice criticises president’s remark on judges’ politics, Trump unmoved

In a Thanksgiving day tweet that began, "Justice Roberts can say what he wants", Trump renewed his attacks on a federal appeals court that could decide the fate of a White House effort to curb migrants' asylum claims. He reiterated his call for "...

'I have no choice': Trump renews threat to close US-Mexico border 'I have no choice': Trump renews threat to close US-Mexico border

Some ports of entry are already facing huge backups, with people waiting for weeks. A Tuesday NBC report claims the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is using not only intelligence taken from U.S. "I have no choice ... you're dealing with rough...

Igor Korobov, 62, Head of Russia’s GRU Spy Agency, Dies

Colonel General Igor Korobov, 62, had served as chief of the Main Intelligence Directorate, commonly known by the Russian acronym GRU , for almost three years. At the time, Kanev's sources speculated that Korobov might be fired before the end of the...

Hero Dallas man catches baby thrown from burning building Hero Dallas man catches baby thrown from burning building

Several residents and police officers in Dallas are being lauded for working together to help to save six people, including a baby, from an apartment building blaze. At least five residents jumped from the third level, The Dallas Morning News rep...

Ocasio-Cortez on the Rampage (Again) Ocasio-Cortez on the Rampage (Again)

On Saturday she asked her supporters to contact their congressional representative on Twitter and "call them on Monday, too". Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez hit back at Republicans for criticizing her latest misstep, saying they need to stop "droolin...

Christian missionary killed after going to remote tribe to proselytise Christian missionary killed after going to remote tribe to proselytise

Mr Pathak said a Coast Guard vessel with police and experts on the tribe had gone to scout the island and formulate a plan to recover Mr Chau's body. He returned with arrow injuries the same day, but set off once again to reach the island on Nove...

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