Saturday August 24-th, 2019

Two injured after shots are fired at Denver school Two injured after shots are fired at Denver school

An 18-year-old male student was killed, multiple others injured and two suspects were in custody in the shooting at STEM School Highlands Ranch on Tuesday afternoon, according to the Douglas County Sheriff's Office. He was a senior at the schoo...

President Trump taps ex-Obama border patrol chief as ICE Director President Trump taps ex-Obama border patrol chief as ICE Director

Morgan, a former Federal Bureau of Investigation agent, became chief of the U.S. Border Patrol in June 2016. "I am pleased to inform all of those that believe in a strong, fair and sound Immigration Policy that Mark Morgan will be joining the T...

Donald Trump, Moon Jae-in Discuss North Korean Denuclearization: White House Donald Trump, Moon Jae-in Discuss North Korean Denuclearization: White House

North Korea launched the projectiles between 9:06 a.m. and 9:27 a.m. Saturday from an area around the Hodo Peninsula, near Wonsan, and they traveled between 70 and 200 kilometers to the northeast before falling into the sea, South Korea's military sa...

Mnuchin rejects Democrats' demand for Trump's tax returns, citing DOJ advice Mnuchin rejects Democrats' demand for Trump's tax returns, citing DOJ advice

Richard Neal of MA. Rep. Richard Neal (D-MA) requested six years of Trump's personal and business returns on April 3, under a statute that mandates that the Treasury Secretary provide the returns of any filer upon request from the head of the Hou...

Top China trade negotiator to visit USA as tariffs threat looms Top China trade negotiator to visit USA as tariffs threat looms

Stocks for Nike, Apple, heavy-machinery makers Caterpillar and Deere and auto makers Ford and General Motors fell. However, stock futures dropped sharply following the market close after US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Treasury Secr...

Bartender charged after serving drinks to man before 2017 murder spree Bartender charged after serving drinks to man before 2017 murder spree

The bar lost its permit in October and investigators say Glass should have known she should not to serve Hight. It was around 8:30 p.m. when neighbors called police after hearing what they thought were gunshots at or near the house on West Sprin...

How trade tensions with China are affecting Alabama How trade tensions with China are affecting Alabama

Investors may have taken for granted that the US-China trade dispute would be resolved. The note said the comments from the United States "introduce fresh uncertainty about the near term trajectory: a real possibility that another round of tarif...

Ramadan 2019: Can you drink water during Ramadan? Ramadan 2019: Can you drink water during Ramadan?

Ramadan fasting is compulsory for most Muslims, exemptions are made for children and the elderly, as well as those that are unwell and physically unable. Ramadan is often likened to a spiritual training camp . Also, give some thought to those ar...

Iran To Suspend Some Nuclear Deal Commitments Iran To Suspend Some Nuclear Deal Commitments

He said Russian Federation would work with European countries to maintain the "continued viability" of the nuclear deal and that it was too early to discuss the possibility of Russian Federation joining sanctions against Tehran. "If this trend cont...

US Says China Backtracked On Trade Commitments, Talks Continue US Says China Backtracked On Trade Commitments, Talks Continue

In its response Monday, the Chinese foreign ministry expressed hope that there is no change in the situation, and the two countries will continue to strive for an end to the trade war. The Chinese have retaliated by targeting $110 billion in USA impo...

Trish Regan: Trump is right to play hardball with China on trade Trish Regan: Trump is right to play hardball with China on trade

Australia's S&P/ASX 200 Index dropped 0.4 percent. Trump said in Sunday tweets , while the markets were closed, that he's raising tariffs on a long list of Chinese goods from 10 percent to 25 percent on Friday, as he put pressure on Beijing to sig...

Christian woman who was on death row for blasphemy leaves Pakistan Christian woman who was on death row for blasphemy leaves Pakistan

Aasia Bibi was convicted in 2010 by the trial court and her death sentence was maintained by the Lahore High Court in 2014. Governor of the Punjab Province Salman Taseer is reflected as he speaks to the media after meeting with Asia Bibi, a Pakist...

Michael Cohen Claims He Helped Jerry Falwell Jr. Deal With ‘Racy’ Photos Michael Cohen Claims He Helped Jerry Falwell Jr. Deal With ‘Racy’ Photos

The Falwells enlisted Cohen's help in 2015, according to the source familiar with Cohen's thinking, the year Trump announced his presidential candidacy. It was originally conservative religious leader Jerry Falwell Jr . who tweeted out that he only ...

South Africans vote in test for ruling ANC South Africans vote in test for ruling ANC

It felt good for most people, but what do they feel now 25 years later? Africa's Busi Lethole went to Phomolong, near Tembisa, east of Johannesburg to find out. "Reforms will remain at best one-step-forward-one-step-back and so potential growth will ...

Pilot says lightning caused deadly Aeroflot crash during emergency landing Pilot says lightning caused deadly Aeroflot crash during emergency landing

Sukhoi, part of state corporation Russian Technologies, is renowned for military planes. Stewardess Tatyana Kasatkina , quoted by Lenta news agency, said they had just seconds to escape the plane, and she grabbed passengers by the collar, to h...

World markets slump amid US-China trade tensions World markets slump amid US-China trade tensions

Asian equities tracked Wall Street's slide on Wednesday, while investors switched to safe-haven government bonds, driven by fears that global growth will suffer as a potential trade deal between the United States and China appeared to be unraveli...

Don McGahn Gives Democrats The Stiff-Arm, Defies Subpoena For Mueller Records

McGahn in connection with its cooperation with the Special Counsel's investigation and with the clear understanding that the records remain subject to the control of the White House for all purposes", Cipollone wrote. Republicans in Congress have rej...

Pakistan arrests eight Chinese citizens for trafficking girls Pakistan arrests eight Chinese citizens for trafficking girls

According to the sources, two females namely Benish Rasheed and Tayyaba Gull tendered a complaint before Director General (DG) FIA Bashir Memon stating that a gang of Chinese nationals are allegedly involved in trapping innocent and poor Pakistani gi...

Blast outside shrine in Lahore; at least 4 killed Blast outside shrine in Lahore; at least 4 killed

According to initial police reports said the blast took place close to a vehicle near Gate 2 of the Data Darbar shrine, one of the country's most visited shrines. IG Punjab Arif Nawaz said that an attack on the police is a sign of terrorism. "We wi...

Pamela Anderson declares love for ‘most innocent man’ Assange Pamela Anderson declares love for ‘most innocent man’ Assange

It's unclear whether her tweet came before or after her scheduled visit to Assange at Belmarsh prison in London . "He does not deserve to be in a supermax (maximum security) prison". Detail of the wording on the shawl worn by United States actress...

IRAN ALERT: US tensions with Tehran SOAR ahead of nuclear anniversary IRAN ALERT: US tensions with Tehran SOAR ahead of nuclear anniversary

The terms of the withdrawal remain unclear, though the IRNA news agency said President Hassan Rouhani will explain Iran's decision in letters to leaders of Britain, France and Germany that will be handed to ambassadors in Tehran . "Bolton lack...

Trump Tax figures show businesses lost $1.17 billion over 10 years Trump Tax figures show businesses lost $1.17 billion over 10 years

Trump appears to have lost more money than almost any other individual American taxpayer, The Times found when it compared his results with detailed information the I.R.S. On Saturday, Charles J. Harder, a lawyer for the President, told the Times ...

Pompeo Reportedly in Baghdad After Abruptly Cancelling Berlin Trip Pompeo Reportedly in Baghdad After Abruptly Cancelling Berlin Trip

Pompeo's trip to Baghdad took place under tight security. However, it is known that he met with the Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi. The press pool traveling with Pompeo has not been told where they are going next, and have been warned they may...

US commerce secretary warns India against any retaliatory tariffs US commerce secretary warns India against any retaliatory tariffs

India is the world's biggest beneficiary of that trade concession, called the Generalised System of Preferences (GSP), and its withdrawal would be the strongest punitive action against the country since Trump took office in 2017. India has held off i...

Pelosi says Trump is 'goading' Democrats to impeach him Pelosi says Trump is 'goading' Democrats to impeach him

Pelosi has previously said Democrats should try to not focus on impeaching Trump, saying it could be a "gift to Republicans". But the danger for Democrats: Independents aren't with them on impeachment of Trump. Earlier Tuesday, Senate Majority ...

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