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Is Donald Trump Plotting A Surprise Sneak Visit To The UK? Is Donald Trump Plotting A Surprise Sneak Visit To The UK?
- July 04, 2017

London-based daily The Times reported that Trump has a gap in his schedule between the G20 summit in Hamburg over the weekend and a scheduled trip to France on July 14. Theresa May's team are on standby for Trump to visit Downing Street as well. In January, a petition to stop Trump's state visit gained more than 1m signatures after his executive order banned people from mainly Muslim countries and refugees from Syria from entering the US. (more...)
Nitish Kumar denies rumours of tension in the Mahagathbandhan Nitish Kumar denies rumours of tension in the Mahagathbandhan
- July 04, 2017

For the 2017 Presidential election, Kumar had initially attempted to unite the Opposition parties to pick a joint candidate. While Kumar, the joint opposition candidate, would arrive here tomorrow, Kovind's visit is scheduled for Tuesday. (more...)
Here's what we know about the nightclub shooting in Arkansas Here's what we know about the nightclub shooting in Arkansas
- July 03, 2017

Two of the injured were said to be in critical condition following the attack in Little Rock on Saturday. "Some sort of dispute broke out between people inside", Little Rock Police Chief Kenton Buckner told reporters on Saturday. (more...)
Nene re-signs with Rockets for three years
- July 03, 2017

After thinking he was locked up for an extra $4 million and another year, Nene was understandably upset when things broke down. Nene laced it up for the Wizards over the ensuing four-plus seasons until the Rockets signed him to a one-year contract last summer. (more...)
New Jersey on the Bring of Government Shut Down New Jersey on the Bring of Government Shut Down
- July 03, 2017

New Jersey , Maine and IL are all facing at least partial government shutdowns after their legislatures failed to pass budgets. IL on Saturday entered an unprecedented third year with no full state budget, as lawmakers continued meeting in Springfield. (more...)
Pennsylvania man arrested in road rage killing of recent high school graduate Pennsylvania man arrested in road rage killing of recent high school graduate
- July 03, 2017

A shot rang out. West Goshen Township Police on Saturday released video apparently showing clear footage of the faded red pickup truck driving on a local road. Desper was denied bail and is awaiting his first court appearance. He is set for a preliminary hearing July 13. "She had a good heart", said her father, Rodney Roberson, according to ABC News . (more...)
Trumps supports repeal now, replace later option Trumps supports repeal now, replace later option
- July 03, 2017

Conservatives complain that McConnell's bill doesn't go far enough in repealing President Barack Obama's health care law. But Short said Trump continues to believe that repeal-only legislation should also be considered after raising the possibility last Friday. (more...)
Trump defends social media use after controversial tweets Trump defends social media use after controversial tweets
- July 03, 2017

Scarborough, meanwhile, said Trump "attacks women, because he fears women". "It's a shame what they've done to the name CNN , that I can tell you", Trump said. "My use of social media is not Presidential- it's MODERN DAY PRESIDENTIAL". In the article, Brzezinski and Scarborough refute Trump's story as to why the couple were at his Florida home around New Year's Eve. (more...)
Charges dropped against juveniles in Gatlinburg wildfires Charges dropped against juveniles in Gatlinburg wildfires
- July 02, 2017

District Attorney General James Dunn said in a news release Friday that the state couldn't prove the original blaze inside the park that was allegedly set by the boys led to the November 28 disaster in Gatlinburg. Dunn, who said his office consulted with multiple agencies and wildfire experts, said his office then began exploring jurisdictional issues regarding criminal prosecutions on federal land. (more...)
Feds Arrest Suspect In U Of I Kidnapping; Victim Likely Dead Feds Arrest Suspect In U Of I Kidnapping; Victim Likely Dead
- July 02, 2017

Lawyer information for Christensen was not immediately available. Fangqin Wan, a graduate student at the University of IL, walks for Yingying Zhang , a Chinese scholar who went missing three weeks ago, Thursday, June 29, 2017, in Urbana, Ill. (more...)
India in new economic era with GST India in new economic era with GST
- July 02, 2017

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley while addressing the lawmakers said, "At the midnight hour we will be launching one of India's most ambitious tax reforms". The biggest tax reform since independence - GST - will pave the way for realisation of the goal of One Nation - One Tax - One Market. However, the implementation of GST is likely to face some hurdles as many businesses, especially in the small and medium sector, have complained of inadequacy of time for preparations. (more...)
Merkel: We must guard Helmut Kohl's legacy Merkel: We must guard Helmut Kohl's legacy
- July 02, 2017

Kohl died at the age of 87 on June 16. At least 40 dignitaries - from across Europe but also from the United States - will come to the European Parliament building in France ahead of Kohl's funeral in Germany. Kohl was widely regarded as having skillfully overcome the fears of Germany's neighbors when an end to the country's decades-long division into a communist east and a democratic west first became a realistic possibility in the late 1990s. (more...)
Strong storms possible Thursday Strong storms possible Thursday
- July 02, 2017

These storms could produce locally damaging winds, lots of lightning and very heavy rain, perhaps dumping upwards of 2 or more inches of precipitation in a very short time. Mostly cloudy Saturday night , with showers and thunderstorms likely before 11 p.m. The other main story is the rounds of storms expected late tonight through Friday morning where severe weather including the potential for flooding may exist. (more...)
Texas Supreme Court rules spousal benefits for LGBTQ employees are not guaranteed Texas Supreme Court rules spousal benefits for LGBTQ employees are not guaranteed
- July 01, 2017

The Texas judges agreed with their challenge, saying: "The Supreme Court held in Obergefell that the Constitution requires states to license and recognize same-sex marriages to the same extent that they license and recognize opposite-sex marriages, but it did not hold that states must provide the same publicly funded benefits to all married persons, and it did not hold that the Texas [Defence of Marriage Acts, banning same-sex marriage] are unconstitutional". (more...)
Trump urges 'energy dominance' as he promotes exports, jobs Trump urges 'energy dominance' as he promotes exports, jobs
- July 01, 2017

President Donald Trump on Thursday promoted a "golden era" of the USA energy business by seeking to assert power overseas through a boost in natural gas , coal and petroleum exports. 'Many of us remember the long gas lines, and the constant claims that the world was running out of oil and natural gas. The Interior Department is rewriting a five-year drilling plan established by the Obama administration, with an eye toward opening areas in the Arctic and Atlantic oceans that now are ... (more...)
Two wounded after small plane crashes on Southern California freeway Two wounded after small plane crashes on Southern California freeway
- July 01, 2017

Two people in their early 60s were pulled from the wreckage by an off-duty firefighter and hospitalized with traumatic injuries. The tower offers the Cessna right traffic for 20R shortly before the plane crashed northeast of the airport-either on a left base for 20R or right base having overshot the centerline. (more...)
Driver held after trying to hit crowd outside Paris mosque Driver held after trying to hit crowd outside Paris mosque
- July 01, 2017

The News Agency Reuters reported that a man tried to drive his auto into the crowd in front of a mosque. A similar attack was seen this month in London when a man rammed his vehicle into the crowd in front of the mosque to avenge the killings. (more...)
Vanderbilt players shot in attempt to retrieve teammate's stolen cellphone Vanderbilt players shot in attempt to retrieve teammate's stolen cellphone
- July 01, 2017

Daley and Coppet suffered gunshot wounds. Follow us on Twitter , Facebook and Instagram to stay updated with the latest news and exclusive giveaways! Police said Coppet got out of Daley's Toyota with the pellet pistol in his hand when a man who pulled up next to them in a Buick got out and shot at the three players with an actual pistol. (more...)
German MPs vote to legalise same-sex marriage German MPs vote to legalise same-sex marriage
- July 01, 2017

And if we look closely, lifting the obligation to toe the party line in a vote is not an explicit endorsement of equality, let alone the active crafting of policy. That's because the vote wasn't even on the docket until earlier this week when Chancellor Angela Merkel opened the door to the vote, saying she would allow her party members - the Christian Democrats (CDU) - to vote their conscience. (more...)
Multiple people shot inside New York City hospital Multiple people shot inside New York City hospital
- July 01, 2017

Henry Michael Bello, a 45-year-old family medicine doctor formerly employed at the hospital, according to sources. He provided no information about the exact number of victims or their conditions. The NYPD and FDNY responded to the hospital shortly before 3:00 p.m. According to the Associated Press , at least one person has died. "Everything is on lockdown", a hospital spokeswoman told BuzzFeed News. (more...)
Indiana Won't Give Full Data to President Trump's Voting Commission Indiana Won't Give Full Data to President Trump's Voting Commission
- July 01, 2017

According to the letter, secretaries of state have roughly two weeks to hand over voter information, such as dates of birth, the last four digits of voters' Social Security numbers and any information about felony convictions and military status. (more...)
Venus Williams blamed in vehicle crash that killed 78-year-old man
- June 30, 2017

TMZ also reports that Williams claimed to police that she was trying to make it through the intersection, but with traffic backed up, her vehicle was left exposed. Barson's wife was reportedly also hospitalized for injuries, including broken bones. Per an official police report obtained by TMZ Sports , the accident occurred June 9 in Palm Beach Gardens. (more...)
Putin, Trump to meet at G-20 Summit Putin, Trump to meet at G-20 Summit
- June 30, 2017

Allegations that Russian Federation interfered in the USA presidential election past year and colluded with the Republican's campaign have overshadowed the businessman's unexpected victory and dogged his first five months in office. "I'll remind you also that the information on the April 4 alleged chemical attack in Khan-Sheikhoun emerged from eyewitnesses, seen by no one, but who allegedly were members of the White Helmets organization". (more...)
Theresa May's DUP deal divides political opinion in Cumbria Theresa May's DUP deal divides political opinion in Cumbria
- June 30, 2017

Discussions between the two began immediately after the election and centred on a "confidence and supply" deal in which the DUP would support the government in any confidence votes and to pass budgets. For any other measures support would be on a vote-by-vote basis, the text of the agreement said. This Tory-DUP deal has not been done in the national interest but in the interest of @Theresa_May & @Conservatives' own political survival. (more...)
German Chancellor Angela Merkel welcomes U.S. offer to resume TTIP talks German Chancellor Angela Merkel welcomes U.S. offer to resume TTIP talks
- June 29, 2017

The part of Ross's remarks that were shown involved "renewed criticism of Germany's trade surplus with the US", according to Bloomberg , which reports that attendees at the Christian Democratic Union's conference "laughed and clapped" when the secretary's speech was cut short. (more...)
Actress Louise Linton to Wednesday Trump official in Washington Actress Louise Linton to Wednesday Trump official in Washington
- June 29, 2017

While Treasury is keeping mum about the event, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross let the secret out while introducing Mnuchin at a conference this week in Washington . Mrs. Trump was seen wearing a pink blush dress and the president was in a tux. The couple met in Los Angeles in 2013 and were engaged two years later, the New York Times reported this week. (more...)
Iran sends a message with missile strike in Syria
- June 29, 2017

The Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps said that several "ground-to-ground, mid-range missiles" were fired from bases in West Iran's Kermanshah province. The attack also came as emboldened Sunni Arab states - backed by U.S. President Donald Trump - are hardening their stance against Iran. Despite these efforts, a Syrian SU-22 warplane later arrived on the scene and dropped bombs near the US -backed rebels. (more...)
Spicer Hasn't Asked Trump If Russians Meddled in 2016 Campaign Spicer Hasn't Asked Trump If Russians Meddled in 2016 Campaign
- June 29, 2017

Fallon introduced a fake clip of what the White House is looking for in a press secretary. "Does the president share those views?" the reporter asked. Instead, deputy press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders merely indicated in a statement: "We have sought input from many people as we look to expand our communications operation". (more...)
BC Liberals question NDP's ability to to govern BC Liberals question NDP's ability to to govern
- June 28, 2017

The B.C. Liberal government presented its own legislation to ban corporate and union donations Monday, but it was immediately voted down by the B.C. NDP and Greens. "People can't count on Christy Clark to fix the problems she created". Speaking to reporters at the B.C. legislature Wednesday, Weaver said if Clark has directed the other 42 B.C. (more...)
What's Next for Brazil's Temer Following Corruption Charge?
- June 28, 2017

Brazil's Attorney General Rodrigo Janot presented on Monday evening his indictment request against Pres. Michel Temer . The charges will now be sent to the Chamber of Deputies to be analyzed by the Lower House. If Temer is found guilty, he could be jailed . Launched in March 2014, the investigation into billions of dollars in inflated construction contracts and kickbacks to politicians has landed dozens of the country's elite in jail and threatens many more. (more...)
Man to face court over fatal NSW shooting Man to face court over fatal NSW shooting
- June 28, 2017

Drug enforcer Ace John Anthony Hall, 31, was sent to the facility in Thornlands, southeast of Brisbane, in May. A CLOSE relative of a man shot dead at Tweed Heads on Saturday says the victim and his alleged killer met for the first time only weeks ago. (more...)
PM Nawaz felicitates new Saudi Crown Prince PM Nawaz felicitates new Saudi Crown Prince
- June 28, 2017

Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud ordained his 31-year-old son Mohammed bin Salman as crown prince on Wednesday. But it may not just be Iran that has doubts about the new crown prince - many in Washington knew and respected Mohammed bin Nayef as he had helped lead Saudi Arabia's campaign against Al Qaeda for years. (more...)
Trudeau to march but uniformed police won't be at Pride parade Trudeau to march but uniformed police won't be at Pride parade
- June 28, 2017

Trudeau even took to Twitter himself to remind his followers of a simple sentiment: "Love is love". "The transgendered, free-spirited, and heterosexual communities are out". Recent statistics from the Chicago Health Department show black heterosexual women make up a disproportionate amount of new and prevalent HIV infections, though not almost as many as gay/bisexual and other male-to-male sexual transmission. (more...)
March 2009 Time cover of Trump is phony March 2009 Time cover of Trump is phony
- June 28, 2017

As The Washington Post reported , a photo of Trump dining with former National Football League star Peyton Manning and Republican Senator Bob Corker earlier this month showed the president actually sitting facing the Time cover. It's entirely unclear how the cover came into being, or whether Trump himself is aware it's a fake. The Trump Organization has not responded to requests for comment from The Post , and when they contacted White House deputy press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders ... (more...)
UN announces complete disarmament of Colombia's FARC rebels UN announces complete disarmament of Colombia's FARC rebels
- June 28, 2017

Speaking at the ceremony, Jean Arnault , the head of the UN's mission in Colombia , said the disarmament process was an example to the rest of the world. Aldo Civico, a Colombia expert at Rutgers University , said doubt over the exact number of weapons turned in ultimately doesn't matter in measuring disarmament's success. (more...)
Death toll from Pakistan attacks climbs to 73 Death toll from Pakistan attacks climbs to 73
- June 27, 2017

However, Sunni militant groups have claimed responsibility for several attacks in the area in the past. Sabir Hussain, medical superintendent of Parachinar Hospital, said that in addition to the 50 found dead, a further 250 people were wounded, with 60 of the seriously wounded being transferred to the bigger city of Peshawar. (more...)
AP analysis shows more unopposed Missouri races, GOP edge
- June 26, 2017

House races and about 4,700 state House and Assembly seats up for election a year ago and found a decided advantage for Republicans in numerous states. Del. And that lack of competition in the fall pushes policy further off center, GiaQuinta argues, no matter which party benefits. Part of the reason may be a political climate of costly, negative campaigns that discourages potential candidates, said Beatty, the House minority leader. (more...)
Jeremy Corbyn gets rock star welcome at Glastonbury Festival
- June 26, 2017

The Labour leader ended his speech shouting: " Rise, like lions after slumber in unvanquishable number! ". The poem is seen as one of the first modern statements of the principle of nonviolent resistance. Michael Vale, 28, from London, said: "I'm not sure they'd get Theresa to do this". They did so, he said, "because they were fed up with being told they don't matter and that their generation was going to pay more to get less in education, housing, health, pensions and everything ... (more...)
Masters champion Garcia tied for lead in Munich Masters champion Garcia tied for lead in Munich
- June 26, 2017

Bland and Garcia fell back with late bogeys, meaning that they both needed an eagle on the 72nd hole to force a playoff with Romero . Andres Romero held on to his nerve down the stretch to claim his first European Tour title in 10 years at Golfclub M nchen Eichenried. (more...)
Iran's Top General Urges Muslim Unity in Eid Message
- June 26, 2017

The crescent committee once again hoped that it will be successful in holding the month of Ramadan and celebrations of Eid on the same day. Malaysia, Qatar, Turkey and other Arab countries have also confirmed that Eid al-Fitr will be celebrated on the same day. (more...)