Friday February 23-rd, 2018

Finland wins 3rd Olympic bronze medal in women's ice hockey Finland wins 3rd Olympic bronze medal in women's ice hockey

Hilary Knight also had a goal. Agosta needed to find the net to keep Canadian hopes alive but was thwarted by the considerable presence of Rooney in the American goal, sparking wild celebrations from the U.S. The two sides could still not be s...

No Bail For Man Charged With Killing Son Because He Couldn't Sleep No Bail For Man Charged With Killing Son Because He Couldn't Sleep

The Little Village authorities recently arrested a 37-year-old man who, allegedly, in a fit of rage decapitated his two-year-old son for running around the house and keeping him awake. Realizing the boy was dead, "he makes a pretty weak attempt to ...

European Union to increase funding for G5 Sahel security force European Union to increase funding for G5 Sahel security force

Opening the conference, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said "security and development must go hand in hand" in the Sahel, an area nearly as big as the EU where a fifth of the population do not have reliable food supplies.

Indicted Missouri governor resigns from post with GOP governors group Indicted Missouri governor resigns from post with GOP governors group

Both men are Republicans. Eric Greitens has been indicted on a felony invasion of privacy charge under a state law enacted to punish Peeping Toms who secretly photograph or shoot video of their victims. In addition to a war of words with Gardne...

Florida School Cop Took No Action During Last Week's Fatal Shooting Florida School Cop Took No Action During Last Week's Fatal Shooting

Deputies from a local sheriff's office in Florida are reportedly guarding the home of the resource officer who was stationed at the high school where the Parkland shooting occurred. US President Donald Trump on Friday cast doubts on the character...

Fresh Syria enclave bombardment kills nine: Monitor Fresh Syria enclave bombardment kills nine: Monitor

The government bombardment - backed by Russian forces - has involved warplanes, helicopter gunships and missiles as well as artillery in a major escalation of violence near Assad's seat of power. adding to the humanitarian disaster there", she said...

Police say Santa Fe High threat was recycled from Ohio Police say Santa Fe High threat was recycled from Ohio

LPD said there is not an ongoing threat to Lincoln Northeast High School or any other school in Lincoln. AL.com, a website run by Alabama Media Group, is reporting today about a Facebook threat determined to be a hoax that originated from Springfie...

White House placed in lockdown after vehicle rams into barrier White House placed in lockdown after vehicle rams into barrier

President Trump was in the White House at the time , a factor that naturally heightens such security concerns. The White House was placed on lockdown after a woman slammed her vehicle into a security barrier near a western entrance Friday, autho...

Montenegro Police Seek to Identify US Embassy Attacker Montenegro Police Seek to Identify US Embassy Attacker

A veteran of Kosovo's 1998-1999 war, Jaukovic left the note at the house where he lived with his mother and brother, the paper said . The official asked for anonymity because of the ongoing investigation. Police say they are working to identify the ...

Mueller Files New Fraud Charges Against Paul Manafort Mueller Files New Fraud Charges Against Paul Manafort

Dana Rohrabacher , R-Calif., The Hill reported Friday. Prosecutors piled on another 32 counts this week, revealing another indictment accusing the two of lying to obtain millions of dollars in bank loans and of laundering more than $30 millio...

Myanmar bulldozed scores of Rohingya villages since November: Human Rights Watch Myanmar bulldozed scores of Rohingya villages since November: Human Rights Watch

As the United Nations focuses on the details of how over 600,000 Rohingya are to be returned to Myanmar from refugee camps in Bangladesh , the government of Myanmar is rapidly destroying all evidence of a rapidly unfolding genocide . Meanwhile, a...

FATF puts Pakistan back on terrorist financing watchlist FATF puts Pakistan back on terrorist financing watchlist

Foreign Office (FO) Spokesperson Dr Muhammad Faisal, in a weekly press briefing in Islamabad today, said Pakistan had serious concerns over the motion moved by the USA and United Kingdom at the FATF, Radio Pakistan reported. Unlike the NSG where ...

Trump suggests arming teachers could prevent school shootings Trump suggests arming teachers could prevent school shootings

Teachers with concealed guns could stop shootings "very quickly", he said . "What I said was to look at the possibility of giving 'concealed guns to gun adept teachers with military or special training experience - only the best". The deputy had b...

United States announces 'largest ever' sanctions on N.Korea United States announces 'largest ever' sanctions on N.Korea

The US is slapping financial sanctions on dozens of companies and vessels from nine countries with links to North Korean shipping, the Treasury Department said Friday. North Korea has denied any involvement. Washington is particularly concerned about...

End for rough flu season in sight? End for rough flu season in sight?

Edmonton Zone has had 1,309 confirmed cases of Influenza A and 373 of Influenza B. The number of deceased Albertans who were confirmed to have the flu in Edmonton Zone was 16. Other than that county, flu is considered widespread across the state. ...

Franklin Graham remembers dad, Rev. Billy Graham Franklin Graham remembers dad, Rev. Billy Graham

Ryan and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell will take part in a bicameral service when Graham's coffin arrives, the statement said. Rev. Billy Graham will be laid to rest in a simple handmade casket that was constructed by prison inmates, o...

The Honda Classic: DFS PGA Playbook The Honda Classic: DFS PGA Playbook

The three hole stretch averaged 0.456 strokes over par a year ago. 2018 Honda Classic Fantasy Sleeper ReportYou must be a Premium Member to view our exclusive fantasy golf picks. I had to hit a lot of knockdown shots. Maybe Woods, still clear...

NRA's Wayne LaPierre Says 'Schools Must Be The Most Hardened Targets' NRA's Wayne LaPierre Says 'Schools Must Be The Most Hardened Targets'

Passing a law that makes it illegal for a 20 year-old to purchase a shotgun for hunting or an adult single mother from purchasing the most effective self-defense rifle on the market punishes law-abiding citizens for the evil acts of criminals.

Trump comments points to deep divisions over arming teachers Trump comments points to deep divisions over arming teachers

President Donald Trump continued to push the idea of arming teachers in schools during a meeting with state and local officials at the White House Thursday but also said having "active shooter drills is a very negative thing". "We can't allow th...

Pakistan attaches great importance to historic relations with Saudi Arabia, Iran Pakistan attaches great importance to historic relations with Saudi Arabia, Iran

During the meeting, the two nations exchanged views on bilateral relations and means of developing to strengthen them in the future, reported Saudi Arabia's Arab News. His org is "proud to be one of the drivers of transformation in the Kingdom, t...

Third edition of PSL to begin in Dubai on Feb 22 Third edition of PSL to begin in Dubai on Feb 22

Launched in 2016 after years of deliberation, the PSL is an annual T20 league which sees six city-based franchises fight amongst each other for the title. Most of the matches would be played in Dubai and Sharjah. The opening ceremony will be held...

Student behind viral 'SHS' school threat identified Student behind viral 'SHS' school threat identified

Parents at Springfield High School and Siuslaw High School have also expressed concern. Sheriff Jaime FitzSimons stated, "The Summit County Sheriff's Office takes all threats to the community seriously". It was investigated by the school and poli...

TI Releases Annual Corruption Perceptions Index TI Releases Annual Corruption Perceptions Index

Other worst performers are South Sudan, Syria, Afghanistan and Yemen. The Corruption Perception Index , published annually by Transparency International since 1996, is an aggregate of the work done by several studies and expert groups.

Russian curler suspected of doping to return Olympic medal Russian curler suspected of doping to return Olympic medal

CAS said the Olympic Athletes from Russia (OAR) mixed doubles curling team, who won bronze at the Winter Games in Pyeongchang, had been disqualified from the competition over the violation. The IOC has said it may allow Russian athletes to shed the...

Palestinian detained by Israeli army beaten to death, dies in military prison Palestinian detained by Israeli army beaten to death, dies in military prison

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas, in a 30-minute address to the U.N. Security Council on Tuesday, said he no longer considers the United States to be an "honest broker" in Mideast peace and called for a multi-national alternative to th...

Heavy storm hits New Zealand Heavy storm hits New Zealand

Kaikoura was hit with heavy rain, closing both the coastal highway and inland route but Mayor Winston Gray said on Wednesday morning the "sun is shining". New Zealand defence force troops were deployed as reports came through that homeowners were tra...

New report says Dallas Mavericks' Hostile Workplace was an 'Open Secret' New report says Dallas Mavericks' Hostile Workplace was an 'Open Secret'

The story detailed how one team employee had a history of violence against women within the organization while former CEO Terdema Ussery was alleged to have sexually harassed a number of colleagues. The whole piece is well worth a read , but some...

Jared Kushner is reportedly resisting a White House security clearance overhaul Jared Kushner is reportedly resisting a White House security clearance overhaul

Kelly also coached White House press secretary Sarah Sanders on how to answer when asked about Kushner's clearance issues. "Mr. Kushner's work that he has done will not be impacted". "He continues, and will continue, to be a valued member of the te...

Canadian PM to Meet Punjab CM on Feb 21 Canadian PM to Meet Punjab CM on Feb 21

Sunday afternoon however, those same officials said a meeting is now being sought. His visit aims at strengthening bilateral relations between the two countries in key areas of mutual interest trade and investment, a statement from External Affairs M...

PM to address rallies in poll-bound Meghalaya, Nagaland PM to address rallies in poll-bound Meghalaya, Nagaland

Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday alleged that the BJP had attempted to offer money to the Church in Christian-majority Meghalaya through an unnamed Union minister ahead of Assembly polls later this month. Rahul will be visiting these part...

Thunder Bay PC candidate endorses Patrick Brown for leader Thunder Bay PC candidate endorses Patrick Brown for leader

Fedeli says now that Brown is in the leadership race, he will no longer comment on him, or any of the other candidates, who include Toronto lawyer Caroline Mulroney, former Toronto councillor Doug Ford, former Tory legislator Christine Elliott and so...

United Kingdom rate in unemployment rises for first time in two years United Kingdom rate in unemployment rises for first time in two years

The latest figures from the Office of National Statistics (ONS) revealed that the jobless rose unexpectedly in the three months to December, against analyst expectations. "This is demonstrated by our Budget investments of nearly £2.4 billion in ent...

Jonathone Sangma, NCP candidate for Meghalaya polls, shot dead by unknown assailants Jonathone Sangma, NCP candidate for Meghalaya polls, shot dead by unknown assailants

Sangma, 43, was killed along with his two security guards and his driver about 7.50 pm. The candidate for the Nationalist Congress Party from the Williamnagar assembly constituency, Jonathone Sangma, was killed along with his driver and two pol...

Early voting for primaries to open in Lubbock Early voting for primaries to open in Lubbock

Jackson St., Jacksonville); and the Alto First Baptist Church (235 E. San Antonio St., Alto). Instead, they question the way most states allocate all their presidential electors to the candidate who polls the most popular votes in that state.

Pak helicopter violates norm, comes 300m near LoC Pak helicopter violates norm, comes 300m near LoC

The sources indicated that the matter will be taken up with the Pakistani side. Pakistani repeated provocations have came after Indian army thwarted Pakistani Border Action Team (BAT) strike killing one intruder and injuring two others on the LoC...

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