Wednesday March 29-th, 2017

Rouhani says Iran will honour nuclear deal if West does the same

For Iran, implementation of the landmark deal it finalized with six world powers last summer means immediate access to more than $50 billion in long-frozen assets and freedom to sell its oil and purchase goods in the worldwide marketplace. But Rouhan...

A 'Scorcher': 2015 Shatters Record As Warmest Year, NASA And NOAA Say A 'Scorcher': 2015 Shatters Record As Warmest Year, NASA And NOAA Say

NASA also calculated a temperature increase of 0.29 degrees over the previous year. "This was the highest among all years in the 1880-2015 record", it added. It is among the strongest ever recorded but Schmidt and others say the weather phenomenon ...

UK asylum-seekers: Red doors 'mark' us as abuse targets UK asylum-seekers: Red doors 'mark' us as abuse targets

Among the list, Wells acknowledges the "red door" issue. The Times said it had identified 168 houses owned by Jomast of which 155 had red doors. The Times reports that eggs and stones have been thrown at the doors. Those living in the homes had...

Mike Hosking: A tribute to Glenn Frey

One of the founding members of the Eagles, Glenn Frey , has died at the age of 67. Now another country star influenced by the country-rock of Frey's band has paid his respects: Keith Urban took to Facebook late Monday night to share his condol...

Sarah Palin's Son Arrested in Domestic Violence Case

The official endorsement will be followed by a joint appearance on Wednesday morning in Tulsa, Oklahoma. And I would like to bring up, if I might, Governor Sarah Palin. "She really is somebody who knows what's happening and she's a special person". ...

'Ride Along 2' beats 'Star Wars' at box office 'Ride Along 2' beats 'Star Wars' at box office

It fell victim to the newcomer Ride Along 2, starring Kevin Hart and Ice Cube. Nearly universally panned, the animated tale of a polar bear trying to save his home debuted at a paltry estimated $6.7 million; not good numbers for any animated film, ev...

Sarah Palin's oldest son arrested in domestic violence case

Sarah Palin is endorsing Donald Trump for president, a snub to former ally Ted Cruz in the increasingly bitter battle between the two current White House hopefuls. Track allegedly cocked the weapon and menaced the girlfriend by asking, "Do you thin...

Getty Images / Andrew Burton Sarah Palin Endorses Donald Trump, And It's Doing

Last July, Trump said on the talk show "The Palin Update" that he would love to have her join his administration if he's elected president. Palin's Trump nod is seen as a snub to conservative Senator Ted Cruz, who is neck and neck with Trump in I...

Korea say NKorea must pay high price for nuclear test

North Korea says its latest nuclear test was of a miniaturised hydrogen bomb - a claim largely dismissed by experts who argue the yield was far too low for a full-fledged thermonuclear device. Images of the leaflets posted online showed a variety...

Ethan Couch's lawyer: Teen may be in Mexico against his will Ethan Couch's lawyer: Teen may be in Mexico against his will

Experts say Couch received a lenient sentence - time in rehab and 10 years probation - for the fatal crash because the juvenile system focuses on rehabilitation instead of punishment for offenses. Couch's parents were not adequately informed of the s...

Iran to Check If US Missile Program Sanctions Contradict Nuclear Deal

In a White House briefing on Sunday, U.S. President Barack Obama welcomed the removal of sanctions, saying the world had become safer. They'll be discussing the monitoring and verification of Tehran's commitments under the nuclear agreement.

Iran's top leader expresses 'pessimism' after nuclear deal

White House officials said during a briefing held after the president's address that Iran could play a significant role in resolving the Syrian civil war, but profound differences exist. Despite the fresh sanctions, Iran returned to the worldwide com...

Police investigate threats against schools in four states Police investigate threats against schools in four states

All students from the Chichester School District were briefly evacuated Tuesday morning after a threat, according to a post on the district's Facebook page . Stephen Decatur High, in Maryland's Worcester County, was evacuated after the main office...

Michigan governor expected to devote speech to water crisis

Some say customers shouldn't have to pay their water bills because the water is unsafe without filtering, but it's unclear if lawmakers will cover the expense. Flint isn't the only crisis Snyder is dealing with at the moment. Hillary Clinton, who s...

Democrats outraged at Michigan governor over Flint water crisis

On Saturday, President Barack Obama signed an emergency declaration but denied Snyder's request for a disaster declaration based on the legal requirement that such relief is intended for natural events, fires, floods or explosions. Michigan State U...

New Ebola virus case emerges in Sierra Leone

Goals are to assess how the Sierra Leone woman contracted her infection and to trace her contacts. Health Officials are now urgently looking to find anyone who came in contact with the victim. WHO's Chief of Emergency Risk Management and Humanitari...

UK lawmakers debate banning Donald Trump from Britain

Trump has stressed his Muslin ban proposal is only until American leaders can "figure out what is going on" with terrorism. "The great danger by attacking this one man is that we can fix on him a halo of victimhood", Flynn said. This sounds like a ...

Sister of American released by Iran arrives in Germany

Zarif, Kerry said , made it clear that if they got the two tasks done, "there are ways to try to translate this and hopefully be constructive in other things. "Yesterday, the families finally got the news that they were waiting for". But why did i...

WWE Roman Reigns: Royal Rumble Résumé and predictions for this year

The annual Royal Rumble match must be a hard one to book for those in charge of laying it out. It's an ideal opportunity for WWE fans to attend the event if they've never had the chance to. However, there are still no plans for The Undertaker's match...

Democratic debaters and the facts

Clinton is also facing some bad news from Yik Yak users in Iowa and New Hampshire. Afterward, the self-described Democratic socialist, who raised $33 million last quarter, emailed supporters with this fundraising pitch: "Now is NOT the time for th...

Facing primary fight from Sanders, Clinton embraces Obama Facing primary fight from Sanders, Clinton embraces Obama

At the same time, the strategy is potentially risky; should Clinton win the nomination, Republicans are eager to use her ties with Obama administration against her in a general election. She also ripped Sanders for failing in almost a dozen attem...

Bernie Sanders Goes After Hillary Clinton's Speaking Fees

He voted for what we call the Charleston loophole. "He voted to let guns go on Amtrak, guns to go into national parks". At the outset of the 2016 contest, Sanders was polling at 2 or 3 percent and drastically behind Hillary Clinton , who b...

United Kingdom lawmakers debate banning Trump from Britain

Trump has threatened to cancel over 700 million pounds ($1 billion) of planned investments in golf courses in Scotland if he is banned . Conservative Adam Holloway said the debate is "embarrassing" for the country. Lawmakers who spoke against ...

WhatsApp Drops 1-Year Subscription Fee, Goes Completely Free WhatsApp Drops 1-Year Subscription Fee, Goes Completely Free

We reckon Whatsapp will charge organizations and business for establishing channels with their users through the service, though no details were announced . WhatsApp has announced that it will be officially ending the $1 Subscription fee which it...

Cruz first drew conservative attention at Supreme Court

On Saturday morning, the Republican presidential candidate was stuck in an elevator at a campaign stop in SC. Cruz made sure to knock Republican candidates like Rubio who Cruz sees as insufficiently tough on immigration - which is also one of Trump...

Obama Heralds Iran's Release of American Prisoners as 'Smart' Diplomacy: 'This Obama Heralds Iran's Release of American Prisoners as 'Smart' Diplomacy: 'This

Indeed, US Secretary of State John Kerry suggested an increased sense of cooperation after the prisoner release was finalized, telling reporters that Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif said "there are ways to try to translate this [the swap] an...

'This Is a Good Day': Obama Touts Iran Nuclear Deal, Prisoner Release

Many Republican contenders for the president were critical of the swap, saying the USA shouldn't have returned people who had been through the American justice system for detainees facing trumped up charges in Iran. The steps Iran completed Saturda...

Iran nuclear deal: US imposes new sanctions over missiles

The U.S. also released seven Iranians held for sanctions violations and agreed to make a payment to settle a long-running financial dispute. The Swiss Foreign Ministry says a Swiss plane with a ministry representative and doctors on board is expect...

Islamic State Group Kills At Least 75 Execution Style in Syria

The UK-based watchdog group said at least 16 IS militants were killed in a separate attack against government forces' positions in the country's northern province of Aleppo on Saturday. That is the closest regime forces have come to Al-Bab since 2012...

Israel's Shimon Peres rushed to hospital with chest pains Israel's Shimon Peres rushed to hospital with chest pains

Peres will remain under observation in the hospital for several days. Peres, a co-architect of the Oslo peace accords in 1993, was named joint Nobel Peace Prize laureate in 1994 with Israeli premier Yitzhak Rabin, who was assassinated the following...

Winning Powerball ticket sold in California

The California Lottery tweeted just minutes after the drawing that they had a winning ticket sold in the state. The store will receive a $US1-million bonus for selling the ticket. Each of the three winning tickets is worth $528.8 million, the Ca...

Pathankot attack: Pakistan acts against JeM

It was not clear if Masood Azhar was among the arrested or had been merely detained for questioning. The officials conceded that the action claimed by Pakistan had altered India's considerations that in the morning were pointing to New Delhi seekin...

Chicago withdraws objection to release of shooting video Chicago withdraws objection to release of shooting video

Chatman was suspected in a auto theft when an officer killed the 17-year-old during a foot chase. The family's attorneys say the shooting was captured on a police blue-light camera and four other cameras mounted on South Shore High School and a nea...

Aide: Obama seeks to starve NKorean leader of attention

CNN was given access to both men this week, just days after isolated North Korea conducted its fourth nuclear test. Amidst North Korea's aggressive claims, the House has unanimously approved sanctions on the country. We will be working very closel...

Iraqi army reports more gains against ISIS

Iraqi government forces continue to battle ISIL militants as they fight to retake the rest of Ramadi from the Islamic State group. Meanwhile, twelve Iraqi police officers were killed in a series of suicide attacks on a base near Tikrit. But there h...

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