Tuesday April 7-th, 2020

Judge orders Trump to pay $2M to settle charity lawsuit Judge orders Trump to pay $2M to settle charity lawsuit

Trump's foundation had the subject of a June 2018 lawsuit by the NY attorney general at the time, Barbara Underwood, against Trump and his adult children Donald Jr., Eric and Ivanka. Trump held the veterans fundraiser on January 28, 2016, the same n...

French police clear hundreds of migrants from Paris camps French police clear hundreds of migrants from Paris camps

It was the 59th evacuation of informal camps since 2015, Versini said. According to the UNHCR, more than a quarter of the migrants, asylum seekers and refugees who arrived in Europe via Mediterranean routes in 2019 up to that date were children, ...

Wide Traps Set for Woolly Mammoths Believed Found in Tultepec, Me Wide Traps Set for Woolly Mammoths Believed Found in Tultepec, Me

Mexican anthropologists say they have found two human-built pits dug 15,000 years ago to trap mammoths. Archaeologists said Wednesday they have made the largest-ever discovery of mammoth remains: a trove of 800 bones from at least 14 of the extinct...

All 39 victims found dead in UK truck confirmed as Vietnamese All 39 victims found dead in UK truck confirmed as Vietnamese

A series of files were brought before an Identification Commission, and Coroner Caroline Beasley-Murray has now formally identified all of the victims. Charities and experts say that many migrants are subject to labour exploitation on their routes we...

Bolton skips House impeachment deposition as Pence aide testifies

U.S. Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland changed his testimony to House of Representatives investigators and admitted that U.S. military assistance to Ukraine depended on an investigation in Ukraine into Burisma Holdings, where the son...

Macron says Europe is facing the 'brain death of NATO' Macron says Europe is facing the 'brain death of NATO'

The abrupt withdrawal - seemingly without warning to Paris - left United States allies, the Syrian Kurds, open to a Turkish offensive in the region. Turkey's latest military operation against Kurdish forces in northern Syria was staunchly opposed...

Donald Trump Jr. tweets possible identity of White House whistleblower Donald Trump Jr. tweets possible identity of White House whistleblower

According to CNN Thursday, Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH) told reporters that Republicans will request that the House Intelligence Committee force the whistleblower to testify publicly. Paul maintained that there is nothing preventing him from releasi...

Ex-speaker Bercow brands Brexit a huge mistake Ex-speaker Bercow brands Brexit a huge mistake

He added: "I don't think it helps the UK". "I think that Brexit is the biggest foreign policy mistake in the post-war period, and that is my honest view". Mr Bercow was accused by some Brexit-backing MPs of siding with Remainers during his time a...

Jeff Sessions to announce Alabama Senate bid — AP resources Jeff Sessions to announce Alabama Senate bid — AP resources

Sessions resigned from Congress in 2017 to serve the Trump administration. But he soon drew the president's ire for recusing himself from the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election. But after being publicly ridiculed by the pr...

Trump's son tweets name of alleged anonymous whistle-blower who triggered impeachment inquiry

David Hale, who was appointed by Trump as under secretary for political affairs, met behind closed doors with lawmakers who are leading the probe of Trump in the Democratic-controlled House of Representatives. Transcripts released on Monday showed t...

Climbers from Australia killed in New Zealand climbing accident Climbers from Australia killed in New Zealand climbing accident

The first rescuer on the scene said it appeared the Australian men's ropes had been cut on sharp rocks and they had fallen around 300m to their deaths. One body was recovered on Wednesday, with the second retrieved after a helicopter search early on ...

China and U.S. agree to halt tariff hikes as talks progress China and U.S. agree to halt tariff hikes as talks progress

The two sides continue to negotiate over where and when a " Phase One " deal would be signed. GDP figures showed that the Chinese economy expanded 6.0% in July-September, compared with 6.2% in the second quarter. On Thursday, China sentenced three na...

Over 80 Punjab Farmers Arrested Over Fires That Smothered Delhi Over 80 Punjab Farmers Arrested Over Fires That Smothered Delhi

And inflammation in the nostrils and all. The air quality index was recorded at 324 on Tuesday morning while last night it was at 309. The World Health Organisation's recommended safe daily maximum is a reading of 25. The Supreme Court-mandated E...

Israel aiding Syria's Kurds, advocating for them with U.S. Israel aiding Syria's Kurds, advocating for them with U.S.

President Trump has repeatedly referred to the need to secure and hold Syria's oil resources, with Pentagon Chief Mark Esper confirming last week that USA troops' mission was to "deny" the oil to Daesh and "other actors in the region". Meanwhile, R...

Donald Trump's chief of staff summoned to testify in impeachment probe Donald Trump's chief of staff summoned to testify in impeachment probe

Trump has denied he has done anything wrong and has called the impeachment process a "sham". "Because of course he did!" the president's eldest son tweeted of the report , prompting outrage from some in establishment politics and media circl...

Nine Chinese jailed for selling fentanyl to US in first joint probe Nine Chinese jailed for selling fentanyl to US in first joint probe

The court in Xingtai said one member of the ring named Liu Yong would receive a death sentence, suspended for two years, while two others would get life in prison. He said the case should not be connected to politics or the trade war , adding that...

Lawsuits Underway In Lake Joseph Boat Crash Case Lawsuits Underway In Lake Joseph Boat Crash Case

The NP article states that the family of Brito is seeking punitive, exemplary and aggravated damages for wrongful death. The statement of claim argues that Brito's death was the result of negligence, and it alleges the O'Learys were impaired by alc...

'OK BOOMER': Millennials cheer New Zealand lawmaker's remark 'OK BOOMER': Millennials cheer New Zealand lawmaker's remark

Speaker, how many world leaders, for how many decades, have seen and known what is coming but have decided that it is more politically expedient to keep it behind closed doors". "That, or we just need to pull ourselves up by our bootstraps and abstai...

South Korea deports North Koreans who fled after killing 16 South Korea deports North Koreans who fled after killing 16

Spokeswoman Choi Hyun-soo said the South Korean and USA militaries have been coordinating over the drills but didn't specify the scale of the new exercises or how they would proceed. " The joint military drills will force us to reconsider the importa...

Mexico massacre: Boy, 13, hid siblings, walked 23km looking for help Mexico massacre: Boy, 13, hid siblings, walked 23km looking for help

The surviving Langfords, as old as 14 and as young as eight months, survived on their own for hours as one of them made a almost 23km journey on foot to get help, family members said. Devin Blake Langford made the approximately 14-mile trek after wa...

Airbnb defeated in Jersey City home-sharing restrictions vote Airbnb defeated in Jersey City home-sharing restrictions vote

A big-money battle between Airbnb and the hotel industry may leave small hosts stranded after a decisive vote in Jersey City Tuesday. The people of Jersey City voted overwhelmingly to uphold new restrictions on short-term rentals, in a move expec...

Prosecutors say adviser Stone lied to protect Trump Prosecutors say adviser Stone lied to protect Trump

Zelinsky accused Stone of five categories of lies. Zelinsky also told the jurors the case was not about politics nor was it about who hacked the Democratic National Committee in 2016. Credico didn't want to do that, the prosecutor said, so Stone go...

Pilot gets life ban after woman's cockpit photo Pilot gets life ban after woman's cockpit photo

In 2018, a pilot received a six-month suspension after he was found to have invited his wife into the cockpit three times during a Donghai Airlines flight, People's Daily reported. "I'm truly too happy!" The woman shares this photo on Weibo. After th...

Montreal-based mining company reports several deaths in Burkina Faso attack Montreal-based mining company reports several deaths in Burkina Faso attack

Two security sources and a diplomatic source said later ten were killed. Semafo said in a statement earlier that the attack on a convoy of five buses with military escort took place on the road to its Boungou mine in the eastern region of Est, ab...

Cold front moves in, soggy and cold weather returns Cold front moves in, soggy and cold weather returns

Right now, the Doppler radar shows light rain and snow moving into the northern part of the state. Likelihood of an inch of snow between 1 a.m. Tuesday and 1 a.m. Overnight lows will drop into the mid to upper 20s. Wind chill at the start of the ...

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