Thursday February 22-nd, 2018

EU, Japan finalise trade deal EU, Japan finalise trade deal

Once completed, it will forge an economic zone of 600 million people with 30 per cent of global gross domestic product. The European Commission said that the deal "demonstrates the powerful political will of Japan and the EU to continue to keep t...

Mueller has 400K docs in Manafort, Gates case Mueller has 400K docs in Manafort, Gates case

Special Counsel Robert Mueller has gathered a vast store of bank records and other documents as part of his fraud prosecution of former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort and his onetime business associate Rick Gates. A federal grand jury indicted ...

Appeals Court Lets Dassey Conviction Stand Appeals Court Lets Dassey Conviction Stand

In June, Mr. Dassey then won a major victory when a three-judge panel of the federal appeals court ruled 2 to 1 that his confession was coerced. In August 2016, a federal judge in the Eastern District of Wisconsin overturned Mr. She called t...

China complains to Australia over Turnbull comments on interference

Turnbull introduced the foreign interference laws to parliament on Thursday . The Chinese government says it is "astonished" by Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's statements on China, which risk "poisoning" the bilateral relationship.

Monthly Uptick Roundup - Celgene Corporation (CELG) moved 0.39%

The stock appeared $147.17 above its 52-week highs and is up 1.88% for the last five trades. Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ: CELG ) has risen 17.00% since December 8, 2016 and is uptrending. Cowen & Co maintained Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ: CELG ) ...

One of Trump's top national security officials is leaving the White House One of Trump's top national security officials is leaving the White House

However fast Dina Powell manages to run away from her year spent inside Donald Trump's batshit presidency, Gary Cohn should time her, because he's going to need an accelerated version to salvage whatever is left of his reputation. "Dina has been an i...

Not Supporting Anyone: Actor Vishal On RK Nagar By-Election Not Supporting Anyone: Actor Vishal On RK Nagar By-Election

So far I have not said about supporting anyone. "I have not at all taken any such decision", he said in a statement. "I am anxious about them as we are not able to get in touch with them", he was quoted as saying to the channel. AIADMK's E Madusudha...

FBI Warned Hope Hicks About Contacts From Russian Operatives FBI Warned Hope Hicks About Contacts From Russian Operatives

It's not clear what the emails sent to Hicks were about or who sent them. According to the sources, the emails were sent to Hicks during the transition, but after American intelligence agencies had concluded that Russian Federation had interfered i...

Fund Set Up For Horses After Lilac Wildfire Fund Set Up For Horses After Lilac Wildfire

Southern California is one of the nation's largest horse-racing centers, thanks to an inviting climate where horses can be run year-round. The California Horse Racing Board says almost 500 horses were stabled at the San Luis Rey training centre whe...

Tanzanian peacekeepers killed, 40 others injured in DR Congo Tanzanian peacekeepers killed, 40 others injured in DR Congo

UN Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, has labelled an attack on peacekeeping forces in the Democratic Republic of the Congo a war crime. The assailants are suspected of belonging to the Allied Democratic Forces, and the attack was followed by pro...

House Ethics Committee To Investigate Blake Farenthold Over Sexual Harassment Claim House Ethics Committee To Investigate Blake Farenthold Over Sexual Harassment Claim

Complaints from staff against members of Congress generally go to the Office of Compliance, which last week said it has settled one claim since 2013 resulting from sexual harassment. She alleged in a 2014 federal lawsuit that she was sexually harasse...

Putin launches $27B Arctic LNG project Putin launches $27B Arctic LNG project

Mr Al Falih witnessed the feat of engineering that Yamal LNG represents for the first time, having failed at a previous attempt during the summer when bad weather prevented him from landing. China's CNPC and the Silk Road Fund, along with France's To...

Arizona officer acquitted in fatal shooting captured on body camera Arizona officer acquitted in fatal shooting captured on body camera

Once they arrived at the scene, Brailsford ordered Shaver to leave his hotel room, lie face down in the hallway corridor, and not make any sudden movements, or he could be shot. Brailsford says he fired when Shaver reached toward his back, as ...

Papadopoulos' Fiancee: Trump Lied about Ex-Aides 'Low-Level' Role in Campaign Papadopoulos' Fiancee: Trump Lied about Ex-Aides 'Low-Level' Role in Campaign

When Papadopoulos became the first Trump staffer to admit to lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the President dismissed his foreign policy adviser as a " low level volunteer". Papadopoulos probably "didn't realize what was going on", she s...

Immigration Officials Make Arrests In N. Ky

That's nearly 9 percent more than the 6,651 arrests in fiscal year 2016. Officials have credited that drop to Trump's harsh anti-immigration rhetoric and policies , including widely publicized arrests of immigrants living in the US illegally.

Matt Lauer's Ex-Wife Defends Him After Sexual Misconduct Allegations Matt Lauer's Ex-Wife Defends Him After Sexual Misconduct Allegations

The sexual misconduct allegations against Matt Lauer continue to pile on as he has been accused of sexting NBC female staffers and an intern. Ten hours after the shocking announcement of his firing, The New York Times reported that two mo...

Trump travel ban heard by federal appeals court Trump travel ban heard by federal appeals court

The judges also voiced concern that the third version of Trump's travel ban , issued September 24 and allowed to take full effect by the Supreme Court earlier this week, bans travelers indefinitely. Iraq and Sudan, included in previous, temporary ...

IDF: 3000 Palestinians protesting in the West Bank and Gaza IDF: 3000 Palestinians protesting in the West Bank and Gaza

An Israeli military spokeswoman said she was checking the report. In addition, Khader Habib, a leader of the Palestinian Islamic Jihad, also stated in response that "The Palestinian people have the right to use all manners to express their anger an...

Rahul Gandhi Targets PM Modi On Tribal Welfare Ahead of Polls Rahul Gandhi Targets PM Modi On Tribal Welfare Ahead of Polls

Gandhi has been campaigning extensively in Gujarat. "There is no future for India if there is no Congress", says Aiyar. "This election is not about Modi or ( Rahul) Gandhi .it's about THE people of Gujarat", he said. "The BJP has not told you what it...

Maharashtra BJP Lawmaker, Critical Of PM Modi, Quits Lok Sabha, Party Maharashtra BJP Lawmaker, Critical Of PM Modi, Quits Lok Sabha, Party

In his resignation letter, Patole cited 14 reasons behind his move. Ahead of the Gujarat election, the BJP suffered a setback on Friday as Nana Patole, a senior party leader from Maharashtra and Lok Sabha MP, resigned both from the party and ...

Roy Moore Accuser Admits She Added 'Notes' to Roy Moore Signature Roy Moore Accuser Admits She Added 'Notes' to Roy Moore Signature

In an interview with ABC News' Tom Llamas that aired Friday, Nelson replied "yes" when Llamas asked her to confirm that she had "made some notes underneath" the embattled Senate candidate's signature. Nelson, who voted for President Donald Trump ,...

Al Franken Is Out Al Franken Is Out

That brought to at least seven the number of women accusing him of sexual impropriety. Another said female Democratic senators had been discussing it among themselves "on the Senate floor, even in the ladies' room". But the urgency mounted, as more...

We will secure all our borders, says Rajnath Singh We will secure all our borders, says Rajnath Singh

The chief minister said he told Union home minister Rajnath Singh that neither he nor the people of Manipur nor the state government would agree division of Manipur for a solution to the Naga issue, an official release said here. As of now an estimat...

Majority of Americans think senior Trump aides had improper contacts with Russians Majority of Americans think senior Trump aides had improper contacts with Russians

Meanwhile, just 59 percent said they disapproved of the former reality TV star in Pew's October survey, the previous high mark for that measurement. Trump's job approval among Democrats is only 7 percent, down 1 percent from February. Republicans we...

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