Sunday April 5-th, 2020

Paris police knife attacker had ‘likely’ ties to Salafists, prosecutor says

A French civilian police worker who stabbed four colleagues to death in Paris on Thursday has been linked to an Islamist group and also supported the 2015 Paris terror attacks, BFMTV reported . For now, much of the outrage from Thursday's stabbi...

Democrats subpoena White House in impeachment inquiry Democrats subpoena White House in impeachment inquiry

But despite the impeachment inquiry ratcheting up a notch in legal terms, the White House still says it won't play ball. The move capped a tumultuous week that widened the constitutional battle between the executive branch and Congress and heighten...

Johnson’s Brexit strategy faces legal, time constraints Johnson’s Brexit strategy faces legal, time constraints

There is no clear consensus among the parliamentarians about who might succeed Johnson should he be forced from the Prime Minister's office. He has not explained the apparent contradiction in his comments and opponents say they believe he will seek...

Court records show Britain will ask for Brexit delay if no deal

The legislation also forces Mr Johnson to query Brussels for another Brexit prolong if he is unable to tear an EU-licensed exit treaty within the Condo of Commons by October 19th. Britain and Europe will have to agree a draft text next week if they...

Second Whistleblower With More Info On Ukraine May Come Forward Second Whistleblower With More Info On Ukraine May Come Forward

And on September 17th, when news of the complaint first surfaced, Schiff said, "We have not spoken directly with the whistleblower ". Atkinson deemed that complaint - centered on President Trump's urging the Ukrainian president on a July phone ca...

4 homeless men found murdered in Chinatown, suspect in custody 4 homeless men found murdered in Chinatown, suspect in custody

New York Police Department officers were called around 2:10 a.m.to an area in Chinatown, and found one man dead and another critically injured, according to police. NYPD officials said that all five victims appeared to be homeless. The metal objec...

Kremlin hails Russia's special relationship with China Kremlin hails Russia's special relationship with China

He was attending a Russian Energy Week panel when he made the joke, and also defended the conduct of USA president Donald Trump who faces an impeachment inquiry that was triggered by his phone call with Ukraine's leader. "I always proceed fro...

Unkempt? Presidential spokesman tells critics Duterte smells ‘refreshing’ Unkempt? Presidential spokesman tells critics Duterte smells ‘refreshing’

Reuters notorious that Duterte's relaxed costume and "no-nonsense, man-of-the-folks style" like made him in style with Filipinos but on the total conflict with "the pomp and protocol he encounters in the worldwide political arena". Panelo continued: ...

DOJ suspends Facebook's plans to implement end-to-end encryption DOJ suspends Facebook's plans to implement end-to-end encryption

In announcing plans in March to expand encryption , Zuckerberg recognized that encryption extends to "the privacy of people doing bad things". Despite this, Attorney General William Barr and officials from the United Kingdom are pushing Facebook ...

Smoking text? Diplomats bring drama to Ukraine scandal

Trump also pushed Ukraine to pursue investigations into interference in the 2016 election, based on a conspiracy theory that Russian Federation did not in fact hack the DNC. Giuliani told CNN after The New York Times first reported the existe...

Democrats subpoena White House, Pence over Ukraine documents

Organized by the conservative nonprofit political group Turning Points USA, the summit bills itself as a professional development, leadership training and networking opportunity. The Justice Department raised similar arguments last month, though that...

House Democrats demand documents from Pence in impeachment probe House Democrats demand documents from Pence in impeachment probe

The Democrats also cited a press report that Pence's national security advisor Keith Kellogg listened in on Trump's July 25 call with Zelensky, in which Trump pressed the Ukraine leader for help in investigating Biden, whose son had business links to...

Legal experts and Twitter blast Black judge for hugging Amber Guyger Legal experts and Twitter blast Black judge for hugging Amber Guyger

A jury found Guyger, a former Dallas police officer, guilty in the September 6, 2018 murder of Jean whose apartment she entered, thinking it was her own, but opened fire initially believing Jean was an intruder . "Just so y'all know what white gir...

Vancouver, WA Shooting Leaves 1 Dead, 2 Wounded, Suspect in Custody Vancouver, WA Shooting Leaves 1 Dead, 2 Wounded, Suspect in Custody

His identity was not made public. One resident has died from the shooting. Police first received a call about an active-shooter situation at 2:10 p.m. Some residents have been evacuated, while others are sheltering in place as police negotiate wi...

Greta Thunberg Uses Twitter Bio To Mock Putin's Greta Thunberg Uses Twitter Bio To Mock Putin's "Kind Girl" Comment

An Iowa high school teacher is out of the classroom for allegedly posting about a "sniper rifle" in reference to an upcoming visit by 16-year-old Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg . "No matter what, we need to continue", Thunberg told an adori...

Trump suspends entry of immigrants who can not pay for healthcare

Trump issued a proclamation, effective November 3, ordering consular officers to bar immigrants seeking to live in the United States unless they "will be covered by approved health insurance" or can prove that they have "the financial resources to pa...

Australian couple released in Iran after 3 months Australian couple released in Iran after 3 months

The mother and daughter were said by family to have travelled together to Iran to visit relatives before she was detained. Foreign Minister Marise Payne said that the couple, Jolie King and Mark Firkin, were on their way home and in "good health an...

Will Hurd calls Trump's China comments 'terrible' Will Hurd calls Trump's China comments 'terrible'

Because that's the slippery slope". According to a report from CNN , which cites "two sources familiar with knowledge of the call", President Trump "promised Chinese President Xi Jinping that the United States would remain quiet on pro-democra...

Botham Jean's Brother Says Murdered Sibling Would Have Supported Hug Botham Jean's Brother Says Murdered Sibling Would Have Supported Hug

Guyger shot and killed Botham Jean when she walked into the wrong apartment. "I pray everyday to get to the point of forgiveness and he is already there". But if your apologies are honest (.) I forgive you (.). I probably went through those f...

Sanders had heart attack, released from hospital, campaign says Sanders had heart attack, released from hospital, campaign says

Sanders in which he thanked the doctors, nurses and hospital staff. Jane Sanders said the senator would "take a few days to rest, but he's ready to get back out there and is looking forward to the October debate ". His campaign said at the time ...

House Democrats request Ukraine documents from Pence as part of impeachment inquiry

That inquiry is looking into whether Trump pressured Ukraine to interfere in the 2020 election by freezing Ukraine military aid, then urging President Volodymyr Zelensky to investigate former Vice President Joe Biden , his son Hunter and their...

Iranian hackers targeted presidential campaign and USA government officials Iranian hackers targeted presidential campaign and USA government officials

It then flagged its own security on its email service, noting that all Microsoft customers can see a log of efforts to access their email, and flag a special " AccountGuard " service it runs for anyone that is "part of a political campaign, a politic...

Irish premier says Brexit extension ‘better than no Irish premier says Brexit extension ‘better than no

Johnson reaffirmed on Thursday he had no intention of seeking an extension despite parliament's instruction to do so should he fail to secure a new agreement over the next two weeks. Steffen Seibert said Friday that Merkel spoke with Johnson by phone...

TripAdvisor won't sell tickets to parks with captive whales and dolphins TripAdvisor won't sell tickets to parks with captive whales and dolphins

TripAdvisor confirmed to The Guardian that those it views to be in breach of its new policy will no longer be promoted over the next few months, with the policy in full effect by the end of 2019. Research carried out by Virgin reportedly found th...

'WE NEED TO EAT THE BABIES'. #WTF level 9000 'WE NEED TO EAT THE BABIES'. #WTF level 9000

The woman's appearance at Thursday's town hall is "the kind of noise and chaos that they have always delighted in", Sweet said. Ocasio-Cortez, a progressive freshman Congresswoman, has long expressed support for impeaching Trump, and is now joined ...