Wednesday February 26-th, 2020

Trump, Erdogan lavish praise despite deep divisions in US-Turkey ties Trump, Erdogan lavish praise despite deep divisions in US-Turkey ties

Trump also said they will be discussing Turkey's purchase of a Russian S-400 missile defence system. The lawmakers also told Erdogan that he risked economic sanctions by going ahead with a new Russian anti-aircraft missile system. "However, we...

Dramatic drone footage shows giant whale swim directly toward oblivious surfers Dramatic drone footage shows giant whale swim directly toward oblivious surfers

Watch the stunning video above. Can you spot the hidden object in this shark photo? As viewers can see, the whale surfaces once inside the lineup, then approaches 20-plus surfers as they sit lazily on their boards. Payton Landaas, an 18-year-ol...

Texas Family Ordered To Remove Early Christmas Decorations By Homeowner's Association Texas Family Ordered To Remove Early Christmas Decorations By Homeowner's Association

But it didn't specify when that was."I just found it mad, particularly that they didn't give us a time", Claudia Simonis stated. They said they are unsure about who notified the homeowners association about their decorations, but Claudia Simo...

Trump asks Supreme Court to protect his tax returns Trump asks Supreme Court to protect his tax returns

The D.C. Circuit decision rejected Trump's argument that the committee did not have a legitimate legislative goal to seek the records from both before and after he took office. The full U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit voted...

EU takes legal action against UK over commissioner dispute EU takes legal action against UK over commissioner dispute

The European Commission has launched "infringement proceedings" against Britain after Boris Johnson refused to nominate a new British EU commissioner. The snag caused by Britain's refusal to name a commissioner could be overcome with a decision b...

Climate activist Greta hitches Aussie ride Climate activist Greta hitches Aussie ride

She doesn't expect everyone else to do the same, since she knows not all people have the luxury of spending weeks in a row at sea, just to get from point A to point B. Their catamaran is equipped with hydro-generators and solar panels for power. Sh...

Italian PM: Govt set to declare state of emergency in Venice Italian PM: Govt set to declare state of emergency in Venice

Residents of Venice woke to alarms demonstrating that the tide would remain high in the coming days, despite the fact that it was not expected to surpass 50 inches above the sea level. The flooding has caused hundreds of millions of dollars in damage...

'Unicorn' puppy has tail growing from its forehead 'Unicorn' puppy has tail growing from its forehead

Rochelle Steffen, who runs Mac's Mission , sought donations after sharing a photo of the dog. The two dogs were found outside in the cold. The group's website says, "We specialize in special". They have included a five-legged dog and a three-limbe...

Bill Clinton offers President Trump advice on impeachment Bill Clinton offers President Trump advice on impeachment

This week's hearings, where Americans are hearing directly for the first time from people involved in events that sparked the congressional inquiry, may pave the way for the Democratic-led House to approve articles of impeachment - formal charges - a...

SA post office rapist and murderer given life SA post office rapist and murderer given life

The sentences handed down by Judge Gayaat Salie-Hlophe, will run concurrently and Botha will only be eligible for parole after 25-years. Mrwetyana's family were in court as proceedings continued, including the graphic details of Botha's plea.

Arizona YouTube mom accused of abusing her children dies Arizona YouTube mom accused of abusing her children dies

She had been hospitalized, but the judge ruled that her defense team and the Pinal County prosecutor's office had 15 months to restore Hobson's competency - meaning it would work to help her arrive at a place where she could answer questions about he...

Australian bushfire death toll rises to 4 Australian bushfire death toll rises to 4

The fires have been fuelled by tinder-dry conditions after three years of drought that experts say has been exacerbated by climate change , a factor that has sparked a sharp political debate in recent days. The annual Australian fire season, which...

European Union court says Israeli settlement goods should be labelled European Union court says Israeli settlement goods should be labelled

The ruling comes after France's top tribunal asked for clarification of rules on labelling goods from the occupied West Bank, including occupied east Jerusalem, which the global community considers occupied Palestinian land, as well as the Golan ...

'Hot diarrhea' dumped on random women's head by disturbed homeless man 'Hot diarrhea' dumped on random women's head by disturbed homeless man

If he would've had a knife, for sure he would've stabbed me". The man who did this to her was taken to jail and sent to get help but was taken off after two months only. "People get attacked, but nobody is doing anything". That wasn't the answer ...

Supreme Court allows Sandy Hook families' case against gun-maker to proceed Supreme Court allows Sandy Hook families' case against gun-maker to proceed

In this photo provided by the Newtown Bee, Connecticut State Police lead a line of children from the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. on Friday, Dec. "Congress enacted the (law) to ensure that firearms-so central to American society t...

Arizona Rep. hides Epstein message in impeachment hearing tweets Arizona Rep. hides Epstein message in impeachment hearing tweets

The first tweet begins, "Evidence of a link between foreign aid and political investigations simply does not exist". Before that, "President @realDonaldTrump voluntarily chose to release the transcript of his phone call which clearly shows he did ...

Polish PM accuses Netflix documentary The Devil Next Door of 'rewriting history' Polish PM accuses Netflix documentary The Devil Next Door of 'rewriting history'

The five-part docu-series details the story of John Demjanjuk , a Ukrainian man living in the USA who was accused of being Treblinka gas chamber operator Ivan the bad during the Second World War. "There is no comment or any explanation whatsoever th...

Donald Trump Promises To Release Another Transcript Of Call With Ukraine President Donald Trump Promises To Release Another Transcript Of Call With Ukraine President

Former independent counsel Ken Starr and former assistant USA attorney Andrew McCarthy will offer additional legal commentary throughout the programming. Trump has denied there was a quid pro quo - or exchanging a favour for a favour - in his dealing...

In Language, Bolton Proposed Trump's policy Choices guided by Private interest In Language, Bolton Proposed Trump's policy Choices guided by Private interest

Bolton described Trump in this case as unreasonable, according to people present. Cooper said that Bolton did not show up for a deposition scheduled on Thursday because, he wants a judge to determine whether he and his former deputy and longtime al...

Israeli strike in Gaza kills six civilians - medics, residents Israeli strike in Gaza kills six civilians - medics, residents

He also said the United Nations was trying to urgently de-escalate the situation. The barrages of rockets began shortly after the targeted killing of Islamic Jihad boss Baha Abu al-Ata, who was assassinated in a precision strike early Tuesday morni...

Mayor Pete Buttigieg catapults ahead of Dem field in new Iowa poll Mayor Pete Buttigieg catapults ahead of Dem field in new Iowa poll

Gabbard is the only other candidate with a negative rating. De Blasio, who ended his short-lived presidential campaign in September, did not mince words on Bloomberg's consideration to jump into the presidential ring, pointing to the billionaire'...

Venice Flooding Pictures and Videos Show Highest Water Levels in 50 Years Venice Flooding Pictures and Videos Show Highest Water Levels in 50 Years

Mark's Square certainly wouldn't be secure", Zaia said, referring to one of Venice's lowest points, which floods when there is an inundation of 80 centimetres (31.5 inches). Flood levels were the second-highest ever recorded, peaking at 187 centime...

Student bomber dies in attack outside police office in Indonesia Student bomber dies in attack outside police office in Indonesia

Television broadcast images showed smoke and a shower of fragments coming from the parking lot area and people rushing out of buildings around the headquarters after the blast. "We suspect this is a suicide bombing with one attacker killed", national...

Saudi backpedals on video labelling feminism 'extremism' Saudi backpedals on video labelling feminism 'extremism'

Saudi Arabia's state safety company distanced itself on Tuesday from a promotional video that categorized feminism , homosexuality and atheism as extremist concepts, blaming it on an motion by people. Saudi Arabia has already drawn worldwide...

President Trump to release transcript of first call with Ukrainian President Zelensky President Trump to release transcript of first call with Ukrainian President Zelensky

In the transcript of her testimony to House investigators, released Monday, Croft says officials in Ukraine were clear in their concern over the assistance as they battled Russian aggression. Democrats say the president abused power by withholdin...

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