Wednesday June 26-th, 2019

Top prosecutor: Trump campaign chairman's meeting with Russian at 'heart' of probe Top prosecutor: Trump campaign chairman's meeting with Russian at 'heart' of probe

The transcript from a sealed hearing in Paul Manafort's case provides further insight into what special counsel Robert Mueller considers significant in his wide-ranging probe of the Kremlin's efforts to sway the 2016 presidential election and the t...

Party that nominated Thai princess for PM faces ban after king's rebuke Party that nominated Thai princess for PM faces ban after king's rebuke

King Vajiralongkorn denounced his sister's political plans as "inappropriate". The royal family has a long-standing tradition of staying out of politics, and electoral law forbids parties from using the monarchy in campaigns. Thai Raksa Chart, said...

'Yellow Vest' Protests Turn Violent in Paris

Shocking images and footage posted online show the Yellow Vest protestor bleeding profusely from where their hand used to be. Others threw projectiles at police, who responded with tear gas and stun grenades to disperse crowds. France's interior...

Legendary sportscaster Warner Wolf arrested over gated community sign Legendary sportscaster Warner Wolf arrested over gated community sign

Get push notifications with news, features and more. Police were called to the gated community on December 15 after residents complained about the vandalized sign, the Miami Herald reported . Wolf had been complaining about the name (also a ci...

Trump says no meeting with China's Xi scheduled 'yet' Trump says no meeting with China's Xi scheduled 'yet'

It was initially expected Trump and Xi would meet alongside the president's summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un between February 27 and 28 in Da Nang, Vietnam. President Trump has repeatedly threatened increasing tariffs on various Chinese ...

Temperature changes create eerie ‘ghost apples’ in West Michigan Temperature changes create eerie ‘ghost apples’ in West Michigan

The Great Cold Snap of 2019 has given us a ton of terms we didn't know we needed: Frost quakes. A so-called "ghost apple". Andrew Sietsema took photos of "ghost apples" in Sparta. Freezing rain created an unbelievable nature phenomenon in West ...

Computer Network of Australian Parliament Hit by Cyberattack Computer Network of Australian Parliament Hit by Cyberattack

The Federal Parliament has suffered a cyber breach and various media outlets are reporting that security agencies are investigating if China is the possible source. Australia's ties with Russia, meanwhile, soured after the downing of Malaysian A...

Candace Owens' Bonkers Take On Nationalism Includes A Defense Of Hitler Candace Owens' Bonkers Take On Nationalism Includes A Defense Of Hitler

To me, that is not nationalism. Globalism is what I don't want... Jewish historian David Perry said: "The problem with Hitler wasn't that he wanted to conquer other places, but that he wanted to kill Jews, disabled folks, Roma, Communists, and othe...

Death toll in Turkey building collapse rises to 17 Death toll in Turkey building collapse rises to 17

Turkish officials blamed illegal construction practices for the collapse of an apartment building in Istanbul as they joined hundreds of mourners Saturday at a funeral for nine members of one family killed in the disaster. The cause of the collapse w...

Second woman accuses Virginia's Lt Governor of sexual assault Second woman accuses Virginia's Lt Governor of sexual assault

What does she say and he say? Regarding Ms. Watson, I knew Ms. Watson in college both before and after the encounter, and she never said to me that our interaction was not consensual or caused her any discomfort. Comstock also said that there appe...

French Minister 'Disgusted' by Yellow Vest Attacks

On Saturday, 9 February, hundreds of Yellow Vests protesters took to the streets of Paris in the 13th week of protests to sweep across France. The man's hand was almost blown off when he picked up a tear gas grenade and it exploded, according to...

China condemns PM Modi's visit to Arunachal Pradesh China condemns PM Modi's visit to Arunachal Pradesh

Although the ADB member countries had backed a document which included a flood management project in Arunachal Pradesh , pressure from China "forced" the bank to withdraw the project in 2009. Beijing said that such actions would affect the progress...

Trump seeks to undercut Schiff, complains about media coverage of Russian Federation probes Trump seeks to undercut Schiff, complains about media coverage of Russian Federation probes

But the California Democrat's attempts to hire people with experience working under Trump have led to speculation among Trump's aides and allies that Schiff is looking for insider knowledge of the White House as he probes whether the business dealing...

Nadler Says He Needs More Answers From Whitaker And May Issue Subpoena Nadler Says He Needs More Answers From Whitaker And May Issue Subpoena

Earlier in the hearing, Nadler mentioned that he would like to bring Whitaker back for a closed-door interview with the committee. Whitaker , in a statement, said he would show up only if Democrats committed not to issue a subpoena . But Whita...

Palestinians reject US invitation in Poland Palestinians reject US invitation in Poland

White House officials say the administration is preparing to release its final peace plan between Israel and the Palestinians after Israel's elections, which are scheduled for April 9. It said it will not follow any points that come out of the conf...

French 'Yellow Vest' Marches Continue for 13th Weekend

President Emmanuel Macron and his government, who have launched a "great national debate" to try and placate the protestors, will be keeping a close eye on the numbers at the latest protests to see if the movement is waning or remains buoyant.

Prince Philip, 97, gives up driver's license after crash Prince Philip, 97, gives up driver's license after crash

The Duke of Edinburgh has voluntarily surrendered his driving licence just over three weeks after he overturned his auto in a collision with another vehicle near the Queen's Sandringham estate. Wearing tinted glasses, he was photographed at the whee...

Group of 325 migrants apprehended near Lukeville Group of 325 migrants apprehended near Lukeville

Border Patrol chief of operations, said in the news release . The group consisted of individuals and family units from Central America and included almost 150 juveniles, 32 of whom were unaccompanied". A day earlier, Border Patrol agents spotted "a ...

Instagram clamps down on self-injury images and content Instagram clamps down on self-injury images and content

Following a public outcry after Molly's suicide , Instagram chief, Adam Mosseri , admitted that the company has not done enough to keep people safe. However, not everyone is keen on Instagram's proposed changes. He said he had acted after being "...

Winter storm to hit eastern Idaho this weekend Winter storm to hit eastern Idaho this weekend

This will lead to low visibility and some risky driving conditions. The National Weather Service says the warning will be in effect from noon Friday to noon Saturday. Snow may be possible every day through February 17. "I can't wait to see you al...

Plane bound for France forced to land after bomb threat Plane bound for France forced to land after bomb threat

One passenger reported to local media that those on board had been told to turn off their phones while the rescue operation was in progress. "There were 169 passengers on board", Linblad told TT, but was unable to confirm where the passengers were ...

Elizabeth Warren Officially Announces 2020 Presidential Run Elizabeth Warren Officially Announces 2020 Presidential Run

Warren told the crowd on Saturday, "It won't be enough to just undo the bad acts of this administration". Kennedy will announce his support for Warren in a speech introducing her Saturday, they said. The Trump campaign released a statement about Wa...

5 minors charged in deadly shooting of Nashville musician 5 minors charged in deadly shooting of Nashville musician

Hours after police found the getaway vehicle, they arrested the suspects-three girls aged 12, 14 and 15, as well as two boys aged 13 and 16-at a Walmart in West Nashville, ABC News 5 reported. He was rushed to a local hospital, where he was pronounce...

Labour calls for sacking of Grayling over 'calamitous' Brexit ferry deal Labour calls for sacking of Grayling over 'calamitous' Brexit ferry deal

In late December 2018, the government confirmed that the United Kingdom was to spend more than £100m on extra ferries to ease "severe congestion" at Dover, in the event of a no-deal Brexit . He had said: "The reality is that this has been looked a...

IN inmate's jailbreak plan falls through IN inmate's jailbreak plan falls through

Officers went through an adjacent room to find him - but by the time they entered the medical room, Ayers had made his way into the ceiling, police said. Ayers was first booked into jail on Christmas Eve for allegedly failing to appear in court on a ...

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