Monday February 27-th, 2017

Darrell Issa Calls for Special Prosecutor to Investigate Trump-Russia Contacts Darrell Issa Calls for Special Prosecutor to Investigate Trump-Russia Contacts

When pressed by Maher , Issa appeared to suggest that Sessions should step aside for a special prosecutor when it comes to issues related to President Trump. See Issa's conversation with Maher below. Issa: "You're right. You can not have s...

Are the Chicago Bulls Cleveland's Biggest Threat in East? Are the Chicago Bulls Cleveland's Biggest Threat in East?

Butler had 18 points, including 13 in the third quarter, to go with 10 rebounds and 10 assists. This point - the notion of the NBA Champion Cavaliers continuing to win for one another without bringing in added talent - has seemingly been a rallying...

Xenophobic attacks in South Africa Xenophobic attacks in South Africa

At least 10 houses suspected to belong to foreign drug lords and brothel owners have been set alight during a protest in Rosettenville . He said they had lost confidence in both police and government. They have therefore organised anti-immigrant...

'Impostor' guest causes headaches for Fox News after Swedish government cried foul 'Impostor' guest causes headaches for Fox News after Swedish government cried foul

A trans-Atlantic wave of puzzlement is rippling across Sweden for the second time in a week, after a prominent Fox News program featured a "Swedish defense and national security advisor" who's unknown to the country's military and foreign-affairs off...

French Justice Minister Rules Out Pause in Fillon, Le Pen Probes French Justice Minister Rules Out Pause in Fillon, Le Pen Probes

French prosecutors have opened a judicial inquiry into claims Francois Fillon gave his wife a "fake job". Fillon, one of the frontrunners in the presidential race, will be investigated for alleged embezzlement of public funds and misappropriation o...

Delhi Police has become agent of BJP: Kejriwal on Ramjas Delhi Police has become agent of BJP: Kejriwal on Ramjas

They shouted slogans, calling the protesters "anti-nationals". Delhi-based BJP leader Nupur Sharma has claimed she has "received images" from a DU professor "which supposedly depicted atrocities committed by Leftists on ABVP members", commenting, "...

Donald Trump trolls Democrats on Twitter, claims DNC chair election rigged Donald Trump trolls Democrats on Twitter, claims DNC chair election rigged

Trump's victory in November was a gut punch to Democrats, considering Republicans had already control Congress and the most state house and Clinton was perceived frontrunner for essentially the entire election cycle. " We don't have the luxury to wa...

Iraqi Forces Aim to Secure Mosul Bridge, Link up to East Bank Iraqi Forces Aim to Secure Mosul Bridge, Link up to East Bank

Typically citizens navigate between the two sides using bridges, but these have now all been destroyed - initially by coalition forces, and subsequently by IS fighters - making it more challenging for the Iraqi forces to complete the recapture ...

French President Francois Hollande responds to Trump's Paris dig French President Francois Hollande responds to Trump's Paris dig

The comments appeared to be the latest broadside from the US president toward European immigration policies. "I won't make comparisons but here, people don't have access to guns", the French president added. "To @realDonaldTrump and his friend J...

Earnings According to Analysts for Bloomin' Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLMN)? Earnings According to Analysts for Bloomin' Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLMN)?

Bloomin' Brands Inc. announced in its Friday earnings report that 43 "underpreforming" restaurants would close nationwide. It is expected to reach $66.9 billion by 2020, said market-research company Technavio . The 9 analysts offering 12-month price...

VX Nerve Agent Detected in Kim Jong Nam Death Probe: Malaysian Police VX Nerve Agent Detected in Kim Jong Nam Death Probe: Malaysian Police

Tests showed that Kim was killed with the highly-toxic nerve agent VX, which is classified as a weapon of mass destruction by the UN. In 2015, traces of sarin and VX nerve agent were found at a military research site in Syria that had not been decl...

President Trump Is Skipping The White House Correspondents Association Dinner

Please wish everyone well and have a great evening!' This year's dinner is scheduled for April 29. The White House Correspondents' Association is an organization of journalists whose job it is to cover the acting president. Trump's announcement ...

Arrested as Most Dakota Pipeline Protesters Clear Camp Arrested as Most Dakota Pipeline Protesters Clear Camp

Energy Transfer Partners says in court documents that it has finished drilling under Lake Oahe in North Dakota and will soon be laying pipe under the Missouri River reservoir. On Twitter and Facebook , livestreaming showed more than 50 people leav...

Conor McGregor's power would translate to boxing Conor McGregor's power would translate to boxing

Even if the fight was allowed to happen, nearly everyone expects a one-sided mismatch. For now, it's safe to say that Floyd Mayweather Jr .is one of the greatest pound-for-pound boxers that have ever lived and his birthday celebrations will surely...

American Birkebeiner ski race canceled American Birkebeiner ski race canceled

And the length or route of the course has been altered nine times since its inception in 1973. There will be an estimated 5K loop that will be available for skiing. Festival-goers can visit the Birkie soup tent, try a Birkie Brew-ski, watch the Nordi...

ISIS Bombs A Checkpoint In Syria; 42 Killed ISIS Bombs A Checkpoint In Syria; 42 Killed

Turkey had sent its troops into Syria previous year August in an operation it claimed targeted not only the Islamic State, but also US-backed Kurdish fighters whom it considers terrorists. Of those injured, 41 civilians have been transferred to a hos...

GoFundMe established for victims of apparent hate crime in Olathe Wednesday night GoFundMe established for victims of apparent hate crime in Olathe Wednesday night

He refused to abandon "the country he loved". He said he got under a table initially and thought he heard nine shots and assumed the magazine was empty. After a six-year courtship, Kuchibhotla and Dumala married in 2012 and bought what Dumala called ...

France Wants Unanimous Support From UNSC on Syria Chemical Weapons Resolution France Wants Unanimous Support From UNSC on Syria Chemical Weapons Resolution

She told reporters that after an "overwhelming" vote to investigate whether Syria was using chemical weapons, "the results have come out and people donĀ“t like what the results are". The asset freeze also would apply to the research center, to eight e...

Buffett Optimistic About Prospects for American Business

During the financial crisis, Buffett bet a founder of the asset management company Protege Partners LLC $1 million that a Vanguard S&P 500 index fund would outperform several groups of hedge funds over years. Berkshire Hathaway Inc is a holding compa...

PM in Ankara for talks with Turkish leadership PM in Ankara for talks with Turkish leadership

Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif and Turkish premier Binali Yildirim will co-chair the 5th Session of Pakistan-Turkey high-level Strategic Cooperation Council in Ankara today (Thursday). He mentioned that the governments of different politica...

Russia's United Nations envoy Churkin buried in Moscow Russia's United Nations envoy Churkin buried in Moscow

Trump said he was saddened by Churkin's unexpected demise and that he was an accomplished diplomat who worked alongside his USA counterparts in NY for more than a decade. From Moscow's vantage point "Churkin was like a rock against which were broken ...

Here's Your First Look at the Han Solo Spinoff Movie Here's Your First Look at the Han Solo Spinoff Movie

But on the bright side, he gets to pass on the role on his terms, and the fan outpouring of love and support has been genuinely touching. The Han Solo film will look at the early years of the rogue pilot before the events of A New Hope .

Jayalalithaa's niece launches new party 'MGR Amma Deepa Peravai' Jayalalithaa's niece launches new party 'MGR Amma Deepa Peravai'

On Jayalalithaa's 69th birthday today, Deepa launched a political platform - Amma Deepa Peravai - and vowed to free the AIADMK of "traitors". Jaya-aide and AIADMK General Secretary Sasikala Natarajan has written to her party cadre to ensure grand...

'Encouraging Initial Successes' for Western Mosul, DoD Official Says 'Encouraging Initial Successes' for Western Mosul, DoD Official Says

Gen. Yahya Rasool, said Iraqi forces had also retaken the military base adjacent to the airport. After ousting the militant group from eastern Mosul last month, Iraqi forces have sought to capture the airport and use it as a launchpad for an onslau...

DMK moved HC to hide its misdeeds in Assembly DMK moved HC to hide its misdeeds in Assembly

Besides, many alleged that the Assembly proceedings could be called lopsided as all the DMK MLA's, who had pledged to vote against the AIADMK pick for the chief minister's post, were evicted from the House before the polls were cast. The party had re...

Yahoo price slashed as Verizon proceeds with buy Yahoo price slashed as Verizon proceeds with buy

Yahoo still faces probes and lawsuits related to the cyber attacks, which affected more than 1.5 billion accounts, and the timing of the disclosures. A reported $4.8 billion deal for Verizon to acquire Yahoo's operating business was agreed by the c...

Storm Doris to bring strong winds in North Devon Storm Doris to bring strong winds in North Devon

One woman was killed in Wolverhampton in a suspected weather-related incident when she was hit in the head by a piece of falling debris. In Northern Ireland, around 8,000 homes have also been left without electricity after trees toppled onto over...

GBI has new leads in case of teacher, beauty queen, missing 11+ GBI has new leads in case of teacher, beauty queen, missing 11+

Police found the 30-year-old's cell phone, auto and dog, Dolly Madison, at her Ocilla, Ga ., home-about 200 miles south of Atlanta. Two days later, her co-workers at Irwin County high School, where she taught, called 911 when she didn't show up fo...

Chubby Tigers Chasing Drones: The Latest in Diet Technology Chubby Tigers Chasing Drones: The Latest in Diet Technology

Drones: they annoy and amuse humans, mostly annoy kangaroos, and apparently greatly intrigue Siberian tigers. Here's a fun fact: A pack of tigers is actually called an ambush, or a streak, which is what you'll leave in your trousers when you see them...

Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX) Gapping Lower -9.06% Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX) Gapping Lower -9.06%

Columbus Circle Investors bought a new stake in shares of Boston Scientific Corporation during the second quarter worth $64,918,000. Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P. If you are viewing this report on another publication, it was copied illegally and repu...

NYC airport security breach allows 11 passengers to slip through TSA unscreened

On average, TSA screens about 21,000 passengers per day at the airport. He says authorities identified three of the travelers, who got onto a flight to California and will be screened upon arrival there. Three of the 11 passengers who walked through ...

Bronx Landlord Accused of Fatally Stabbing Tenant Over Unpaid Rent Bronx Landlord Accused of Fatally Stabbing Tenant Over Unpaid Rent

Police say the victim was a tenant in the home and got into an argument with his landlord, 51-year-old Taha Mahran . "[The landlord] was very stressed about not getting any rent and I guess he lost it". He studied at the City College of NY, and th...

Immigrant Jumps To Death Moments After Deportation Immigrant Jumps To Death Moments After Deportation

Police in Tijuana responded to a call of a man preparing to launch himself off a bridge only meters away from the U.S. -Mexico border. Witnesses claimed he appeared to be in great distress and was shouting that he did not want to return to Mexico...

Bao Bao arrives in China after leaving National Zoo Bao Bao arrives in China after leaving National Zoo

There are an estimated 1,600 giant pandas left in the wild and some 300 in zoos and breeding programs worldwide, according to the Smithsonian National Zoological Park. She will be greeted by her new keepers upon arrival in Chengdu. Bao Bao's mother...

Ownership of territories in disputed waters unsettled--Yasay

Foreign ministers of the 10-member Association of South-East Asian Nations (Asean) were unanimous in their concern about Beijing's reclamation and militarisation of man-made islands, Philippine Foreign Secretary Perfecto Yasay said yesterday.

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