Thursday February 22-nd, 2018

Federal Bureau of Investigation director defends agency amid criticism for Donald Trump Federal Bureau of Investigation director defends agency amid criticism for Donald Trump

Former FBI counterintelligence agent Asha Rangappa called it "totally inappropriate". Wray said he had not witnessed any outward bias from the four whom he had interacted with directly. Republicans said that raises questions about potential politic...

Rape accused from Chennai escapes from custody, arrested in Mumbai Rape accused from Chennai escapes from custody, arrested in Mumbai

However, Dhashwanth, with his hands cuffed, managed to give police a slip on Thursday from a hotel in Mumbai a few hours before he was to be taken to the airport to be bought to the city. The victim was his neighbour, and he allegedly used a puppy ...

White House slams 'ridiculous' Trump health questions White House slams 'ridiculous' Trump health questions

Sanders was walking off the podium after declaring a wrap on the briefing when she did an about face, returning to podium. Sanders says, "The president's throat was dry - nothing more than that". He eschews exercise and frequently eats fast food....

Justice Dept. moving to probe Planned Parenthood over fetal tissue practices Justice Dept. moving to probe Planned Parenthood over fetal tissue practices

Grassley sent the report in December 2016, along with a " criminal referral " of the involved organizations, to then-Attorney General Loretta Lynch, and then-FBI Director James Comey for further investigation. But a Judiciary Committee aide told Bu...

Fatal Clashes After Jerusalem Decision Fatal Clashes After Jerusalem Decision

The Health Ministry also said that five of the wounded Palestinians, from the Gaza Strip, suffering life-threatening injuries, and many others suffered moderate wounds, while the rest suffered minor injuries, such as cuts and bruises, and the effects...

Mamata Banerjee declares compensation, job for victim's kin Mamata Banerjee declares compensation, job for victim's kin

The chief minister said, "As a small help to the bereaved family, our government has made a decision to provide Rs 3 lakh to the family and also one job to the eligible person of the victim's family". Raigar is seen making communal rant on the video ...

Police providing updates on 3 cases, including homicide in Church-Wellesley area Police providing updates on 3 cases, including homicide in Church-Wellesley area

The deceased Richey's mother Christine Hermeston claimed on Facebook that she herself had found her daughter's body outside of a building at Church St. An autopsy revealed she had died from neck compressions. Her body was found outside an abandoned ...

Two off-duty officers killed in I-270 crash in Montgomery County Two off-duty officers killed in I-270 crash in Montgomery County

About 10 p.m. Friday, one of the officers called the state police and reported he was at the scene of a crash on southbound I-270 near Gude Drive in Montgomery County, police said. The main lanes are now closed in both directions as investigators loo...

Islamic State completely Islamic State completely "evicted" from Iraq, Iraqi PM says

On Saturday, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced a victory over ISIS in Iraq. The U.S. -led coalition congratulated Iraq on the "significant victory" Saturday, according to an official statement posted to Twitter. "I announce the good ne...

Indian PM wishes Sonia Gandhi on her 71st birthday Indian PM wishes Sonia Gandhi on her 71st birthday

They said that the party men needed to learn from her sacrifices. After the assassination of Rajiv Gandhi, senior leaders of the Congress announced to make her Congress President without asking Sonia, but Sonia did not accept it. Former chief minis...

US Vice President Mike Pence 'not welcome in Palestine' US Vice President Mike Pence 'not welcome in Palestine'

She demanded that the UN Security Council address this critical issue without delay, urging the global community to reaffirm its clear and legal stance on Jerusalem and reject all violations against it. Abbas will also not meet with Trump in Washin...

Ministers 'absolutely optimistic' of Brexit border deal Ministers 'absolutely optimistic' of Brexit border deal

But it is understood Mrs Foster has no immediate plans to fly to London for talks with Mrs May and any such move would depend on progress in negotiations between the DUP and the Government in London. Prime Minister May has come under increasing pre...

Pope Francis appeals to respect Jerusalem's 'status quo' Pope Francis appeals to respect Jerusalem's 'status quo'

Erdoğan and Pope Francis hold a phone call Thursday evening, discussing the US decision to move its embassy from Israel's Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, presidential sources said . Speaking to the group, Francis expressed his hope for "peace and prosper...

Google Doodle honours 'First Lady of the Lens' Homai Vyarawalla Google Doodle honours 'First Lady of the Lens' Homai Vyarawalla

Her photos were initially published under his name, or her pseudonym. Vyarawalla started her career in the 1930s, and at the onset of the World War II, she started working on assignments for the Bombay-based The Illustrated Weekly of India magazine...

Virat Kohli to tie the knot with Anushka on December 12? Virat Kohli to tie the knot with Anushka on December 12?

The entire Indian cricket fraternity is discussing about the wedding of Virat Kohli right now. "Only a few of Virat's friends from Delhi have been invited - one is his childhood buddy, who used to play league cricket with him, and the other, who ha...

Israeli air strike wounds 14 in Gaza: Palestinians Israeli air strike wounds 14 in Gaza: Palestinians

Some 330,000 Palestinians live in East Jerusalem , along with about 200,000 Israeli Jews in a dozen settlements there. It was Friday's third rocket attack and the second night of rocket fire since U.S. The Palestinian Health Ministry said the in...

China says India infringed upon territorial integrity at Sikkim sector China says India infringed upon territorial integrity at Sikkim sector

Indian and Chinese troops confronted each other between June and August this year - at one stage even resorting to scuffling and throwing stones - on a remote plateau near the borders of India, its ally Bhutan, and China, in the most serious and ...

Immanuel Lutheran sets special Christmas worship schedule Immanuel Lutheran sets special Christmas worship schedule

Corydon Holiness Church: U.S. 60-West, will host their annual Christmas program at 7 p.m. December 16. A holiday reception will follow worship. -"The Christmas Story": Music Ministry of Rivermont Presbyterian Church, 3319 Hixson Pike, presents Chr...

Detroit Pistons vs. Golden State Warriors - 12/8/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction Detroit Pistons vs. Golden State Warriors - 12/8/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

McGee found himself in the starting lineup for the second time in three games due to a shoulder injury ailing Zaza Pachulia, and he earned a spot on the highlight tape with a physical rejection of Pistons' center Andre Drummond . The game ended up...

Britain concerned about US Jerusalem plans: Foreign Minister Britain concerned about US Jerusalem plans: Foreign Minister

President Donald Trump announced on Wednesday that the U.S. will recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and that he will move the American embassy there once a location is secured. On the sidelines of the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation fo...

United States out of Middle East peace talks after Jerusalem decision United States out of Middle East peace talks after Jerusalem decision

Several countries resoundly condemned the US' unilateral move to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital, including Olof Skoog, Sweden's United Nations ambassador, who said the decision is fuelling tension and instability in the region, Al-jazeera ...

Some school districts delay start of school; HISD buses running late Some school districts delay start of school; HISD buses running late

Classes at all campuses will begin at 10:00 a.m. and continue with their regular bell schedule. Students will begin class at 10 a.m. The Archdiocese of New Orleans has closed schools Friday in St. Lumberton Schools will be closed Friday. Petal Sc...

Al Franken accusers respond to his resignation announcement Al Franken accusers respond to his resignation announcement

I was excited for that conversation and hopeful that it would result in real change that made life better for women all across the country and in every part of our society. I want to thank the women of the United States Senate who stood up yesterday ...

Hezbollah slams Donald Trump's decision on Jerusalem Hezbollah slams Donald Trump's decision on Jerusalem

He further called the battle against Israel "a religious responsibility" and said all the leaders of the Islamic world and Muslims should help to liberate Palestine. President Hassan Rouhani said it was "wrong, illegitimate...and very risky". The a...

White House says USA will take part in Winter Olympics White House says USA will take part in Winter Olympics

The skier is competing for a second Olympic gold in the 2018 games after triumphing in the downhill competition at the 2010 Vancouver Olympics. "I take the Olympics very seriously and what they mean and what they represent, what walking under our f...

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