Saturday September 19-th, 2020

Secretary Of Labor Alex Acosta Resigns Amid Growing Jeffrey Epstein Scandal Secretary Of Labor Alex Acosta Resigns Amid Growing Jeffrey Epstein Scandal

Donald Trump announced the news with Acosta by his side at the White House as the president left on a trip to the Midwest. While Mr Trump praised him as a "great, great" Labour Secretary, Mr Acosta said it would be "selfish" for him to stay in t...

Instagram users urged to stop taking selfies in toxic Russian pond Instagram users urged to stop taking selfies in toxic Russian pond

According to The New York Times , the lake was built to house waste products from Heating and Electrical Station Number 5, a power plant. Contact with the water could cause an allergic reaction, and the muddy bottom of the lake could make it hard to ...

European Union warns Turkey of sanctions if drilling off Cyprus continues European Union warns Turkey of sanctions if drilling off Cyprus continues

The European Commission and the EU diplomatic service have proposed several possible measures on Turkey's drilling off Cyprus coast to EU leaders, Maja Kocijancic, the spokesperson for the vice president of the commission and EU foreign policy chief,...

Coast Guard releases video of dramatic smuggling bust at sea Coast Guard releases video of dramatic smuggling bust at sea

The Cutter Munro's efforts form part of a USA push to combat drug trafficking out of South and Central America. The haul from the June seizure was set to be offloaded Thursday during an event with Vice President Pence in attendance, part of 14 sepa...

US House panel authorizes subpoenas for Trump aides including Kushner US House panel authorizes subpoenas for Trump aides including Kushner

It remains unclear if Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler , D-N.Y., plans to issue the subpoenas. "But I'm not going to comment on it further", Nadler said . With the 12 subpoenas Thursday, the committee has now authorized subpoenas to 17 ind...

Missing teen mystery deepens as Vatican dig reveals empty graves Missing teen mystery deepens as Vatican dig reveals empty graves

In March, there was a glimmer of hope, when Orlandi's family received a weird tip from unnamed people that the girl's remains could be in a Vatican cemetery "where an angel was pointing". Clinical tools set aside to measure recovered bones lay unused...

North Korea Vows to Respond to South's Deployment of F-35s North Korea Vows to Respond to South's Deployment of F-35s

The duty of representing the country was previously reserved for the president of the Supreme People's Assembly Presidium, a position filled by Kim aide Choe Ryong Hae in April. The two leaders have emphasized their personal relations are amicable. ...

Salvini's League party denies seeking funding from Russian investors Salvini's League party denies seeking funding from Russian investors

Salvini has made the migrant crisis a cause celebre for his party by refusing to allow vessels carrying migrants and refugees rescued from the Mediterranean Sea to dock at Italian ports. He has repeatedly denounced European Union economic sancti...

Russian Federation begins delivering missile-defence system to Turkey despite US warnings Russian Federation begins delivering missile-defence system to Turkey despite US warnings

News about Russian-Turkish talks on the delivery of the S-400 systems first came in November 2016. The ministry said the first delivery of the S-400 air defense systems arrived on Friday at an air base near the capital, Ankara. India has also made ...

South Korea dog meat protesters hounded by farmers South Korea dog meat protesters hounded by farmers

Injecting a bit of star power into their demonstration, USA actress Kim Basinger joined activists from animal rights group Last Chance for Animals (LCA) Friday protesting against the dog meat trade on "dog meat day" or Boknal, a day when the meat was...

Most Aussie voters support indigenous recognition Most Aussie voters support indigenous recognition

Mr Wyatt had also proposed establishing an indigenous voice to advise parliament, to be either enshrined in the nation's founding document or through legislation. Kelly told Guardian Australia the government would be better placed working on practica...

First baby born in US from dead donor's transplanted womb First baby born in US from dead donor's transplanted womb

According to the Cleveland Clinic , which performed the transplantation and birth, the girl was born in June 2019 via cesarean section to a patient in her mid-30s. Next comes womb transplantation. The uterus was transplanted in late 2017. The lady...

Maduro hopeful about Barbados talks with Venezuelan opposition Maduro hopeful about Barbados talks with Venezuelan opposition

Norway which hosted the preliminary talks and is mediating the protracted process says the aim of the upcoming next round of discussions in Barbados, is to move further forward towards a constitutional settlement. The suspicious death of retired nava...

US Man Tackled in Bagel Shop After Ranting About Dating App Misfortunes US Man Tackled in Bagel Shop After Ranting About Dating App Misfortunes

He then referred the man in the video who tackled him, saying, "That guy, twice my size, that women love - the bullies, attacked me". The man then aggressively tells a bystander to shut his mouth and challenges him to fight. The owner of the Bagel ...

U.S. military plan to safeguard waters off Iran and Yemen U.S. military plan to safeguard waters off Iran and Yemen

Dunford said the size of the campaign could be adjusted based on the number of countries that commit to it. "We are continuously monitoring the security situation there and are committed to maintaining freedom of navigation in accordance with glo...

Stray Saguaro Cactus Skewers Infiniti G35 in Unusual Arizona Traffic Accident Stray Saguaro Cactus Skewers Infiniti G35 in Unusual Arizona Traffic Accident

The broken cactus, which was more than a foot in diameter, ended up partially inside the auto, with several feet of it protruding out over the hood. Jelineo said deputies detained and arrested the driver after observing signs that he was impaired.

Missing American Scientist From Lower Hudson Valley Found Dead Missing American Scientist From Lower Hudson Valley Found Dead

Eaton, who worked at the Max Planck Institute in Dresden, Germany , had been attending a conference in Crete. Her family believe she went missing during a run within 5km the academy complex. "Her loss is unbearable". Hans Müller-Steinhagen, univ...

French envoy in Iran talks as Trump threatens to up sanctions French envoy in Iran talks as Trump threatens to up sanctions

Russia, in turn, also reacted to Iran's announcement, with Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov stating that Iran had exceeded its enriched uranium stockpile limits due to USA sanctions prohibiting the purchase of surplus uranium from Tehran. Secretary of ...

China rebuked at United Nations over Uighur detention China rebuked at United Nations over Uighur detention

In a letter to Bachelet, the ambassadors of these 22 countries asked China to maintain the dignity of its own laws and worldwide obligations and put an end to the erratic imprisonment, allowing the freedom of religion . The Chinese government has ...

Germany: Merkel seen shaking in public for third time in a month Germany: Merkel seen shaking in public for third time in a month

All three incidents in which Merkel's whole body shook in public took place as she stood still without talking, and ended immediately once she started walking. The chancellor has a reputation for stamina garnered in years of late-night domestic and E...

Tommy Robinson jailed for nine months for contempt of court Tommy Robinson jailed for nine months for contempt of court

The words he used, said the judge, would be read as " an incitement " to harass the defendants " gave rise to a real risk the course of justice would be seriously impeded ". The case then was referred to Attorney General Geoffrey Cox in May of this y...

Train collision in east Pakistan kills 16 Train collision in east Pakistan kills 16

Ahmed said some of the injured passengers were listed in critical condition. TV footage from the site showed the heavily damaged train engine and carriages, as emergency workers and local people used metal-cutting tools and heavy cranes. The minist...

Trump signs executive order to improve kidney care Trump signs executive order to improve kidney care

Kidney disease accounts for roughly one in five dollars spent in Medicare, totaling $113 billion in 2016. DaVita Kidney Care is energized by the focus from the Administration on kidney health. Patients typically must spend hours three or four t...

Feds plan to deport 1 million illegal immigrants: Trump official Feds plan to deport 1 million illegal immigrants: Trump official

The head of the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services said immigration authorities are prepared to carry out deportations of about 1 million people. And they're looking forward to just getting back to doing their job". Trump on Friday hinted ...

Mysterious twist in sudden death of Jacinda Ardern's 'First Cat of NZ' Mysterious twist in sudden death of Jacinda Ardern's 'First Cat of NZ'

Profiled in Vanity Fair , the feline , who had an extra toe and earned the moniker, "the first cat ", even interrupted a phone call Ardern was taking with President Donald Trump, according to Stuff . "I was also aware that to Jacinda and Clarke, ...

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