Saturday April 20-th, 2019

US destroyers sail in disputed South China Sea amid trade tensions US destroyers sail in disputed South China Sea amid trade tensions

Speaking about the most recent operation, Commander Clay Doss, a spokesman for the U.S. Navy's 7th Fleet, told CNN that the action was meant to "to challenge excessive maritime claims and preserve access to the waterways as governed by global la...

Fox & Friends Host Says Germs Aren't Real Fox & Friends Host Says Germs Aren't Real

Hegseth explained to them, "Germs are not a real thing. I feel much better after I thoroughly wash my hands, which I do as much as possible". In contrast with Hegseth, Trump is a self-proclaimed " germaphobe " who reportedly has a disdain for handsha...

Russian Federation planning test to disconnect its internet from world wide web Russian Federation planning test to disconnect its internet from world wide web

Average Russians would not lose internet access; the plan would instead change how internet traffic is handled on the back-end. Roskomnazor will inspect the traffic to block prohibited content and make sure traffic between Russian users stays ins...

Iran Celebrates 40th Anniversary of Islamic Revolution Iran Celebrates 40th Anniversary of Islamic Revolution

The festivities to mark the Iranian Revolution start every year on February 1, the day that Khomeini returned from exile to become supreme leader of the Islamic republic. One had the face of Trump and the other the face of Israeli Prime Minister Benj...

China says US warships entered waters without Beijing's permission China says US warships entered waters without Beijing's permission

Hua Chunying, a foreign ministry spokeswoman, said the PLA Navy warned the USS Spruance and USS Preble against approaching Chinese-claimed territory in the Spratly Islands. media: "All operations are designed in accordance with global law and demonst...

‘I did inhale’: Kamala Harris admits she smoked weed in college ‘I did inhale’: Kamala Harris admits she smoked weed in college

Harris, who said she smoked a "long time ago", didn't answer, but she did use the language of Marie Kondo to endorse weed. "I just broke loose". Harris's admission came after she was asked her about her stance on the legalization of marijuana.

Indonesia police apologise for using snake in Papua interrogation Indonesia police apologise for using snake in Papua interrogation

A voice off-camera can be heard ordering the man to keep his eyes open as the snake is pushed towards him. Tonny Ananda Swadaya, the police chief in Jayawijaya district, where the incident took place, apologised in a statement Sunday. "We apologize...

Britain, Switzerland agree on post-Brexit trade Britain, Switzerland agree on post-Brexit trade

The "continuity agreement" - based on the EU's existing free trade deal with Switzerland - was agreed in December but ratified on Monday. If London and Brussels manage to reach a deal for an orderly Brexit , the bilateral agreements between Switze...

O'Rourke, Trump to headline dueling Texas border town rallies O'Rourke, Trump to headline dueling Texas border town rallies

Dozens of supporters of President Donald Trump's border security efforts formed a human wall Saturday across a small part of the southern border where there is no fencing. "El Paso was never one of the most unsafe cities in the U.S. We've had a fen...

Congress will be the government of progress for UP: Rahul Gandhi Congress will be the government of progress for UP: Rahul Gandhi

This is not the first time that BJP leaders have courted controversy with their remarks on Priyanka . Congress hopes that the eyeballs she's able to generate will turn into votes. "Come align with us and bring change to Uttar Pradesh", he said. "T...

Turkey building collapse death toll hits 14 Turkey building collapse death toll hits 14

Fourteen apartments, housing at least 43 occupants were registered at the site, the city's governor said this week . " Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu, meanwhile, told reporters that the death toll had risen to 18 dead and 14 injured ".

Special weather statement issued, calling for significant winter storm on Tuesday

The national weather agency said the snow will start early Tuesday morning, which will then mix with or change to ice pellets later in the day. Snow is expected to taper off to flurries on Wednesday. If the snow doesn't turn into ice pellets and fr...

Saudi named in report on Khashoggi murder becomes UAE envoy Saudi named in report on Khashoggi murder becomes UAE envoy

He continued: "We have said we will investigate". US intelligence agencies have concluded that the crown prince at least had knowledge of the plot. More than 60 people, many of whom are believed to be human rights activists, were arrested in May ...

Russian islands declare emergency over polar bear `invasion` Russian islands declare emergency over polar bear `invasion`

The Russian town of Novaya Zemlya located on the north-eastern Arctic coast has declared an emergency over an "invasion" of dozens of aggressive polar bears that have entered homes and public buildings. Some residents of Belushya Guba took to social...

Beijing ‘angered’ as 2 USA warships enter S. China Sea - spokeswoman

The Chinese side immediately conducted verification and identification on the USA ships and warned them to leave, said the spokeswoman. Hua said that China expressed firm opposition and dissatisfaction at the move. The official, speaking on condition...

Another winter storm brewing in the GTA, to arrive Tuesday Another winter storm brewing in the GTA, to arrive Tuesday

No concerns through the day today as the storm will be still organizing in the Southern Plains, but the leading edge of snow is forecast to track north and into the area between 9 PM and midnight tonight . "It is possible that we could see some ic...

Remote Russian Island 'Invaded' By Unwanted Guests Remote Russian Island 'Invaded' By Unwanted Guests

A Russian Arctic archipelago is under siege by ... polar bears? According to Alexander Minayev, the deputy head of Novaya Zemlya administration, dozens of polar bears gathered near human settlements from December 2018 until February 2019.

FOUND: Police search for woman abducted outside Miami auto shop FOUND: Police search for woman abducted outside Miami auto shop

In the video, a man forces the woman inside a vehicle, possibly a 2015 or newer model Nissan Altima. "She told me, 'He's going to kill me'". "He takes her from the restroom and hit her, I don't know, like 20 or 50 times and then he wanted her to driv...

Snow, ice pellets, and freezing rain in London’s forecast: Environment Canada

On Tuesday morning, a winter storm with significant snow, freezing rain, and strong winds is expected to move into our area. The snow may change to ice pellets and freezing rain in the afternoon, it will turn back to snow by Tuesday night and s...

Congresswoman Ilhan Omar Slammed for 'Stunningly Anti-Semitic Tweet' Congresswoman Ilhan Omar Slammed for 'Stunningly Anti-Semitic Tweet'

Omar linked to a tweet by left-wing journalist Glenn Greenwald, who was criticizing House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R., Calif.) for threatening punishment against Omar and fellow anti-Israel Rep. When someone uses hateful and offensive tropes...

South Korea signs new deal to pay U.S. more for troop presence South Korea signs new deal to pay U.S. more for troop presence

The sum rises from the 960 billion won the Koreans contributed last year, but is far short of the $1.5 billion President Donald Trump demanded earlier this year, which caused consternation among local politicians. The allies worked to finalize an agr...

Egypt's Sisi takes over African Union presidency on Sunday Egypt's Sisi takes over African Union presidency on Sunday

Raising concern over reports of mismanagement of resources, the President added that member countries' commitment and sacrifices for the sustenance of the AU should be matched by effective management of resources by the AU Commission and other organs...

Newborn girl rescued from drain pipe in Durban Newborn girl rescued from drain pipe in Durban

Various emergency services were involved in the fantastic rescue. We would like to congratulate the rescue personnel and paramedics who worked together to rescue this little girl today. Police are investigating the matter. He added:' It is great ne...

Chimps use branch to make ladder, escape Belfast Zoo Chimps use branch to make ladder, escape Belfast Zoo

Zoo manager Alyn Cairns told the BBC that recent storms may have made branches on trees in the chimps' area more susceptible to breaking, allowing them "to break them and use them as a ladder to get out". "I was petrified, obviously, having the k...

Congressman Walter Jones dies at 76 Congressman Walter Jones dies at 76

Hayes said. He will also be remembered for being one of the Congressmen who pushed to rename the congressional cafeteria's french fries to "Freedom fries,"after the French opposed the 2003 USA military action in Iraq". "I did not do what I should...

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