Thursday March 21-st, 2019

Pope punts 'click to pray' app ahead of World Youth Day Pope punts 'click to pray' app ahead of World Youth Day

Click to Pray tells the user what the pontiff is praying for, such as a country hit by a natural disaster or conflict, so they can join him. Pope Francis said the intention is to connect Catholics to a global network to share prayer intentions thr...

Belarusian ‘Anastasia’ will be in Moscow detention another 3 days Belarusian ‘Anastasia’ will be in Moscow detention another 3 days

She, and seven others, pleaded guilty last Tuesday for participating in a "sex training course" in Pattaya almost 12 months ago. After her arrest she claimed she had audio tapes of Russian tycoon Oleg Deripaska, who is close to President Vladimir P...

Six-year-old boy hospitalized after dingo attack in Australia Six-year-old boy hospitalized after dingo attack in Australia

A young boy was recovering after he was attacked by a pack of dingoes at a popular Australia tourist spot Saturday. At the top of the dune was a pack of four dingoes; a mum, and her three pups. He had heard of tourists feeding the dingos with pizza...

BUNDLE UP: Wind chill could hit -40 today

Some persistent lake-effect snow showers continue to fall lightly upon locales in Lorain, Cuyahoga, and Medina counties. The same spot recorded a wind chill of -30 at 6:01 a.m. Periods of snow are expected later in the day as is some accumulation. Hi...

Kamala Harris Announces 2020 Presidential Run Kamala Harris Announces 2020 Presidential Run

Before her first term as a US senator, Harris previously served as California's attorney general and, prior to that, as district attorney of San Francisco. Ms Harris, 54, told ABC's Good Morning America: "I love my country". In 2017, the former p...

U.S. has 'no plan' as Syria pullout proceeds: ex-envoy U.S. has 'no plan' as Syria pullout proceeds: ex-envoy

Brett McGurk , who was the envoy to the US-led global coalition against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant ( ISIL , also known as ISIS) group, said on Sunday that "there is no plan for what's coming next" and this increases the risk to the US...

Egyptian TV Host Sentenced To Year In Prison For Interviewing Gay Man

During the interview, El-Gheity's guest, whose face was blurred, shared details about his life as a sex worker. While homosexuality is not explicitly criminalized, Egypt often cracks down on it, charging people suspected of engaging in consensual hom...

Report reveals an undeclared North Korean missile base headquarters Report reveals an undeclared North Korean missile base headquarters

The academy trains Strategic Rocket Forces officers and may also conduct research on "ballistic missile design and operation", according to the report. The White House made the announcement after the president met with Kim Yong Chol, the North Korean...

Ten dead after two ships catch fire in Kerch Strait Ten dead after two ships catch fire in Kerch Strait

A total of 31 crew members, manned with sailors from India and Turkey , were on board the ships at the time of the incident. "A search-and-rescue operation is continuing", he added. A Russian-built bridge over the Kerch Strait opened in May prev...

BuzzFeed journalist: ‘Our reporting is going to be borne out’ BuzzFeed journalist: ‘Our reporting is going to be borne out’

Giuliani said on NBC's Meet The Press that Trump could recall having conversations with Cohen about the project throughout 2016, though there "weren't a lot of them". Schiff said if Trump knew Cohen was going to lie to Congress, but didn't urge hi...

Australian women march for safer streets after murder of Israeli student Australian women march for safer streets after murder of Israeli student

The man accused of killing global student Aiia Maasarwe has briefly returned to court. Magistrate Jonathan Klestadt approved the request. Police also still need to obtain an official statement from Masaarwe's sister, who was speaking with her on...

Second Woman Carries Gene-Altered Baby in China Amid Criticism Second Woman Carries Gene-Altered Baby in China Amid Criticism

But investigators in the southern province of Guangdong determined He organized and handled funding for the experiment without outside assistance in violation of national guidelines, the Xinhua News Agency said Monday. According to Xinhua , the he...

Trump to meet North Korea's Kim Yong-chol at White House Trump to meet North Korea's Kim Yong-chol at White House

She said the president looks forward to meeting with Kim at a location to be announced at a later date. He also said the Moon administration will work closely with the US while expanding inter-Korean dialogue, . Special Representative for North...

Trump, Pence Honor MLK Day With Two-Minute Visit To Memorial Trump, Pence Honor MLK Day With Two-Minute Visit To Memorial

Pence said what "the American people saw the president do [in his speech Saturday] was... set the table for us resolving this issue in a way that achieves his objectives to secure the border, end the humanitarian security crisis, end the government s...

'More than 100' killed in Taliban attack in central Afghanistan 'More than 100' killed in Taliban attack in central Afghanistan

At least two gunmen followed up, spraying the compound with gunfire before they were shot down. But an official at the defence ministry in Kabul told Reuters that 126 people were killed, including the eight special commandos. Last week, Taliban f...

Another bomb attack targets US troops in Syria Another bomb attack targets US troops in Syria

The attack, on which there was no immediate comment from the coalition, came less than a week after another attack on the US-led force and its local partners in the strategic city of Manbij . The state news agency SANA and the Kurdish Hawar news age...

Fox News Puts Up Graphic Showing Ruth Bader Ginsburg Died

Co-hosts Steve Doocy and Ainsley Earhardt both addressed the error and apologized later in the segment. "We don't want to make it seem anything other than that was a mistake, that was an accident". Ginsburg, the most senior member of the Supreme ...

India's Richest 1% Hold More Than Half Of National Wealth: Oxfam India's Richest 1% Hold More Than Half Of National Wealth: Oxfam

Between 2018 and 2022, India is estimated to produce 70 new dollar millionaires every day, Oxfam said. Yet, wealthy individuals and corporations are paying lower rates of tax than they have in decades. It also suggested governments look again at ta...

Sen. Kamala Harris: I'm Running For President Sen. Kamala Harris: I'm Running For President

Before her 2016 victory in the Senate race, Harris made her career in law enforcement. The veteran campaign finance lawyer Marc Elias will serve as the Harris campaign's general counsel, and Angelique Cannon, who worked for Clinton's 2016 campaign, w...

Death toll from Mexico fuel explosion rises to 85 Death toll from Mexico fuel explosion rises to 85

Yet, as Agence France-Presse reports , "the strategy to fight the problem led to severe gasoline and diesel shortages across much of the country, including Mexico City, forcing people to queue for hours-sometimes days-to fill up their vehicles".

Trump administration to roll out new missile defense plan Trump administration to roll out new missile defense plan

The goal is to better defend the USA against potential adversaries who are developing and fielding a much more expansive range of advanced offensive missiles. United States military officials have said American missile defenses are primarily created ...

Russian ship proceeds to track the U.S. Donald Cook missile destroyer Russian ship proceeds to track the U.S. Donald Cook missile destroyer

It is reported by TASS with reference to the National Center for Defense Management of the Russian Federation Defense Ministry. A picture showing the destroyer pulling into Copenhagen, Denmark, was tweeted by the US Navy, who said the ship was th...

Theresa May considering amending 1998 Good Friday deal to break Brexit deadlock Theresa May considering amending 1998 Good Friday deal to break Brexit deadlock

Maajid Nawaz reacts to leaked documents that reveal plans to block a no-deal Brexit by allowing backbenchers to introduce legislation to extend or revoke Article 50. Grieve said it would enable the Commons to stage a series of "indicative votes" o...

Pence's shocking use of Martin Luther King's words Pence's shocking use of Martin Luther King's words

Brennan asked Pence on Sunday. Five years before his assassination in Memphis in 1968, Dr. King visited and preached at Second African Baptist Church in Savannah, where he delivered what would become his famous " I Have a Dream " speech.

Conditions worsen as winter storm strengthens; Snow still on the way Conditions worsen as winter storm strengthens; Snow still on the way

Significant reductions in visibility are possible as snow combines with winds gusting up to seventy miles per hour. Chicago could see 9 inches of snow by midday, the National Weather Service said . In the Detroit area, many motorists were moving w...

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