Sunday December 15-th, 2019

Vietnam stepmother of accused Kim assassin 'happy' over new sentence Vietnam stepmother of accused Kim assassin 'happy' over new sentence

I must say that you are a very, very lucky person", Azmi Ariffin, the judge at the Shah Alam High Court, said. Aisyah was unexpectedly freed in mid-March after the murder charge against her was dropped. Doan Thi Huong smiles as she is escorted by M...

Elton John joins call for boycott of Brunei-owned hotels Elton John joins call for boycott of Brunei-owned hotels

He listed the nine luxury hotels - which are located in the UK, US, France and Italy - as ones for people to boycott. The Dorchester was not available for immediate comment on the boycott. Homosexuality is already illegal in the sultanate, but it wil...

Cool weather to stick around in New Orleans: weekly forecast

Temperatures will fall from the 50s to around 42 by 10pm, with overnight lows in the lower 30s. FRIDAY: Partly cloudy. Low: 53. Thursday will be partly sunny with a high of 60 and a low of 44 with a 40 percent chance of rain after 9 p.m.

Video shows moment before driver slams into child playing in her yard Video shows moment before driver slams into child playing in her yard

Distressing video shows the second girl running off in one direction after looking back and seeing the oncoming vehicle. A home security camera captured the terrifying scene, showing a black sedan blow past a stop sign and slam into the family's ...

Trump White House security clearance crisis: Trump White House security clearance crisis: "Kushner problem" getting worse fast

The whistleblower who came forward to the committee publicly identified herself as Tricia Newbold , an adjudications manager in the Personnel Security Office. But Cummings said she had agreed to testify anyway because she wanted to warn Congress abo...

Kristaps Porzingis Accused Of Rape, New Details Emerge Kristaps Porzingis Accused Of Rape, New Details Emerge

The communication took place from late October through early November, and no criminal complaint had been filed against Porzingis at the time. The 29-year-old maintained she and Porzingis co-signed a handwritten agreement, with Porzingis promising ...

Thunderstorm leaves 25 dead, hundreds injured

Government administrator Rajesh Poudel said the number of deaths would likely increase as the storm had hit many villages in the Bara district, about 120 kilometers (75 miles) south of the capital, Kathmandu . Pre-monsoon thunderstorms are common in...

Trump says he will likely close southern border this week Trump says he will likely close southern border this week

The Trump administration announced Saturday that they would cut foreign aid to Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador . Next step is to close the Border! "As we visit El Salvador evaluating the importance of USA assistance to Central America to add...

Explainer: What are the four Brexit options MPs are voting on now? Explainer: What are the four Brexit options MPs are voting on now?

The plans were defeated by 94 votes in the last set of indicative votes on Thursday , an effort to signal which Brexit plans could command a majority. But to be clear, unlike Tory Brexiters, DUP MPs won't be terrified by the prospect of the United...

College student slain after mistaking a vehicle for her Uber ride College student slain after mistaking a vehicle for her Uber ride

Friday in Columbia's 5Points area and was last seen getting into a late-model Chevrolet Impala, authorities said. Marci Josephson said in court, according to CNN affiliate WIS-TV . "Skip" Holbrook said during a news conference. The driver of the v...

How to play Snake on Google Maps for Android, iOS and desktop How to play Snake on Google Maps for Android, iOS and desktop

Instead of a Snake , you will be given a bus or train which picks up passengers and visit various landmarks along the way. Select the option "Play Snake " and you are good to go. The company has rolled out a new update that adds the game to Google ...

Whistleblower: 25 Security Clearance Denials Reversed By White House

Tricia Newbold , a White House security adviser who has worked for the executive office of the president for 18 years, made the allegation during an interview with a congressional committee. Newbold laid out her experience in the White House during a...

Woman In Pic With Biden Shoots Down Insinuation He Was Being Inappropriate Woman In Pic With Biden Shoots Down Insinuation He Was Being Inappropriate

Democrat Lucy Flores , a former Nevada Assemblywoman who was running for higher office, came out last week with allegations that Biden inappropriately touched her during a campaign rally in 2014, saying she felt uncomfortable and demeaned by his tou...

Brexit stockpiling boosts production in UK Brexit stockpiling boosts production in UK

All the options were defeated. The head of the EU's executive stressed on Monday that according to EU rules, the United Kingdom would have to take part in European Parliament elections if it stays in the bloc beyond April 12. Most politicians, ec...

Trump team overruled 25 security clearance denials

Trump has denied he had any involvement in the security clearance process. Newbold sat for a day-long, closed-door interview with lawmakers on the committee, Cummings said in an April 1 letter to White House counsel Pat Cipollone. As part of its ...

House committee poised to subpoena Mueller report House committee poised to subpoena Mueller report

President Donald Trump . Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler announced a committee meeting Wednesday to vote on the subpoena. "As I have made clear, Congress requires the full and complete Special Counsel report, without redactions, as...

Train company Eurostar suspends United Kingdom services due to trespasser Train company Eurostar suspends United Kingdom services due to trespasser

Services between London and continental Europe were suspended for several hours because of the trespasser. An image posted on Twitter showed the man, with the St George's flag draped around him, standing on the roof of a tunnel out of the stati...

Trump cuts aid to Central American countries

While it did not say how much funding was at stake, about $500 million was allocated previous year. The White House on Sunday defended President Donald Trump's decision to cut off aid to three small Central American countries, insisting they were...

Facebook brings 'inauthentic behavior' crackdown to Indian, Pakistani pages Facebook brings 'inauthentic behavior' crackdown to Indian, Pakistani pages

India's staggered election is scheduled to begin on April 11 and end on May 19. While Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his rivals use official Facebook accounts to send political messages to millions of followers , thousands of unverified pages a...

Cyril Ramaphosa condemns xenophobia, promises change after election Cyril Ramaphosa condemns xenophobia, promises change after election

African ambassadors in South Africa are set to meet with the minister in the department of worldwide relations and cooperation to express concerns over attacks on foreign nationals living in South Africa. A statement from his office said he "condemne...

Happy April Fool’s Day 2019: History, origin and famous pranks Happy April Fool’s Day 2019: History, origin and famous pranks

This is one of the posts about April Fools' Day in social media. Some have argued that a story told by early English poet Geoffrey Chaucer in the 14th century - where a fox plays a prank on a rooster (who is nearly eaten because of it) - is the f...

Canada: Ex-minister releases secret Trudeau recording Canada: Ex-minister releases secret Trudeau recording

Opposition parties called for Wernick's resignation after he vehemently rejected allegations that he and other senior government officials improperly pressured former attorney general Jody Wilson-Raybould to halt a criminal prosecution of SNC-Lavalin...

C45 carrying India's EMISAT and 28 foreign satellites lifts off C45 carrying India's EMISAT and 28 foreign satellites lifts off

The newer PSLV-QL rocket is a 44.5 metre tall rocket and has four strap-on motors unlike the older PSLV which has six strap-on motors. PSLV, also used in India's two key missions - "Chandrayan" in 2008 and Mars Orbiter in 2013, is a reliable and ...

Global landmarks go dark for Earth Hour environmental campaign Global landmarks go dark for Earth Hour environmental campaign

Started by the World Wildlife Fund , it takes place this year on March 30, from 8:30 p.m.to 9:30 p.m. local time. In an urge to save the planet, Earth Hour is an global event, organised by World Wildlife Fund that encourages people to turn off...

Years of Zuckerberg's old Facebook posts vanish Years of Zuckerberg's old Facebook posts vanish

The issue of objectionable content was further exposed earlier this month when a man in New Zealand livestreamed on Facebook an attack on two Muslim houses of worship in which 50 people were killed. The 34-year-old CEO tackles the issue of election...

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