Tuesday December 12-th, 2017

Moscow Court Sentences Nemtsov's Killer to 20 Years Moscow Court Sentences Nemtsov's Killer to 20 Years

Prosecutors said they may appeal against the ruling as they had demanded life imprisonment for Dadayev. BOGOTA • Lawmakers in Honduras voted unanimously to ban child marriage, making it illegal in the Central American nation for children under the ...

Sikkim standoff different from previous border frictions: China Sikkim standoff different from previous border frictions: China

The remarks from China come at a time wen both the neighbouring countries and their armies are locked in a stand-off in Doklam area in Sikkim . The tensions are growing on the Sikkim border between India and China as China continues to accuse ...

Kid Rock hints at run for US Senate Kid Rock hints at run for US Senate

The Michigan Republican Party also told CBS News that they have no knowledge of Kid Rock's possible desire to run against Democratic incumbent Sen. Kid Rock , 46, also opened up an online shop a year ago featuring President Trump-inspired clothin...

Magnitude-6.0 quake detected off N. Korea's east coast Magnitude-6.0 quake detected off N. Korea's east coast

However, shortly after the hypothesis appeared in the global the Pentagon rushed to deny the rumor. Experts have been quick to deny that a magnitude 6.0 natural disaster off the coast of North Korea was caused by a nuclear bomb. In Seoul, South Kor...

China's trade data just breezed past expectations China's trade data just breezed past expectations

Exports rose 11.3 percent from a year ago to $196.59 billion, the customs administration said, topping a Bloomberg News forecast of 8.9 percent. U.S. "We hope all relevant sides can make sure that they are clear that Security Council sanctions impo...

Ex-NY assembly speaker Silver's conviction overturned Ex-NY assembly speaker Silver's conviction overturned

In that case, the high court unanimously vacated the conviction of former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell , who accepted lavish gifts from campaign supporters and donors while in office. The ruling clarified how juries should be instructed to view...

Chuck Grassley Wants Paul Manafort to Testify on Russia Next Week Chuck Grassley Wants Paul Manafort to Testify on Russia Next Week

The real estate executive, who is President Trump's oldest son, said earlier this week that he is willing to testify under oath about his meeting with the lawyer, Natalia Veselnitskaya. Trump". He had been accused of previously accepting millions of ...

Trump Intervenes To Allow Afghan Girls To Join Robotics Competition Trump Intervenes To Allow Afghan Girls To Join Robotics Competition

This is a temporary status given to a person who is otherwise ineligible to travel to a country, allowing them entry for an emergency, humanitarian objective or public interest. The girls traveled from their homes in Herat, making the 800-kilometre...

US Senate postpones recess to focus on healthcare reform US Senate postpones recess to focus on healthcare reform

It comes two weeks after he announced his decision to delay the vote on the previous health care bill. "That's one way to get me to say yes on the bill", he said . Rand Paul , R-Ky., said on Fox News Channel about the possibility of a bipar...

State of Origin 2017: The decider State of Origin 2017: The decider

If Smith is allowed to control the tempo, it will be the undoing of New South Wales again; in fact, that's pretty much the only Queensland can win tonight because they most definitely aren't the better side in most facets of the matchup. And what a...

Gibraltar threatens to sour Spanish royals' United Kingdom visit Gibraltar threatens to sour Spanish royals' United Kingdom visit

Today, Buckingham Palace welcomed King Felipe and Queen Letizia of Spain who will be staying at the prestigious residence until Friday. They "form a sound foundation for our relations", he added. A guard of honour, the 1st Battalion Irish Gua...

Boris Johnson accused of arrogance over 'go whistle' challenge to the EU Boris Johnson accused of arrogance over 'go whistle' challenge to the EU

The foreign secretary said on Tuesday that the " sums they [the EU] propose seem to be extortionate and I think go whistle is an entirely appropriate expression". She said: "It is slightly baffling, as it is the Prime Minister, or at least the...

Global Force Wrestling Suspends Alberto Del Rio Due To Domestic Battery Investigation Global Force Wrestling Suspends Alberto Del Rio Due To Domestic Battery Investigation

In a brief statement, GFW announced that the 40-year-old would be "indefinitely suspended. effective immediately, until the investigation is resolved". After she threw a drink on him, Patron said out loud that Paige was carrying drugs in her bag....

Floyd Mayweather denies popular prediction immediately after contradiction confession

One of the most highly anticipated fights in recent times, the upcoming bout between boxer Conor Mayweather and mixed martial arts expert Floyd McGregor is already igniting the media. On August 26, I'm knocking Conor out. The UFC star said:"He...

Sam Querrey upsets No. 1 and defending champ Andy Murray at Wimbledon Sam Querrey upsets No. 1 and defending champ Andy Murray at Wimbledon

Djokovic needed treatment on the area around his elbow at the end of the first set and was already dealing with a long-term right shoulder problem. Querrey is the first American man to make a Grand Slam semifinal since Andy Roddick at Wimble...

Heavy smoke preventing air attack on BC fires Heavy smoke preventing air attack on BC fires

As of Tuesday evening, that city's approximately 11,000 residents were not under an evacuation order, but rather an evacuation alert, which is a precautionary measure put in place to warn residents to be prepared to evacuate on short notice.

Trump defends Ivanka's G20 seat, takes shot at Hillary Clinton's daughter Trump defends Ivanka's G20 seat, takes shot at Hillary Clinton's daughter

In a follow-up tweet, Trump also claimed that the media response would have been very different if Chelsea Clinton had sat in for her mother Hillary. Her defenders said that Trump, who's navigating an uncharted territory for a first daughter, h...

FBI Director Pick Christopher Wray Testifies in Senate Judiciary Hearing FBI Director Pick Christopher Wray Testifies in Senate Judiciary Hearing

Legal red flags should go up and they should call the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Wray said Wednesday that it would be "highly unlikely" that he'd ever meet with Trump one-on-one. Wray said he had no reason to doubt the USA intelligence commu...

How Did the Missing Bucks County Men Know Cosmo DiNardo How Did the Missing Bucks County Men Know Cosmo DiNardo

The charge stems from a February case that was previously dismissed in May. The prosecutor said high bail had been sought because he was considered a flight risk. The FBI has been assisting in the investigation. When Weintraub was asked if officials ...

Pope Francis adds new pathway to sainthood Pope Francis adds new pathway to sainthood

Titled Maiorem hac dilectionem ("Greater Love Than This"), the document begins by citing Sacred Scripture: "Greater love has no man than to lay down his life for his friends" (John 15:13). "It is certain that the heroic offering of life, driven by ...

Trump reported to be now visiting United Kingdom in 2018 Trump reported to be now visiting United Kingdom in 2018

Almost two million people have signed a petition calling for the visit to be rescinded and speaker John Bercow said he did not want Trump to speak in Parliament. However, shortly after the news, many people in the UK launched a petition titled "P...

Reliance Jio's new Dhan Dhana Dhan prepaid, postpaid plans Reliance Jio's new Dhan Dhana Dhan prepaid, postpaid plans

So in the Rs 309 plan you're getting 60 GB data, Rs 509 plan is giving 120 GB data, while the Rs 999 will give 90 GB data. Rs. 399 plan now offers validity of 3 months instead of 1 month. At first, the data breach was observed in technology websi...

Federal government halts plans to relocate FBI headquarters Federal government halts plans to relocate FBI headquarters

But efforts to construct a new facility were dealt a major setback Tuesday, when the General Services Administration, the government agency in charge of the project, announced it was pulling the plug. The Trump administration is scrapping the governm...

Iraqi forces, remaining Islamic State militants clash in Mosul Iraqi forces, remaining Islamic State militants clash in Mosul

Trump says in a written statement Monday that the US will continue to seek the "total destruction" of the Islamic State group. Meanwhile, the United Nations Human Rights Chief Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein has also called for accountability and dialogue ...

Soldier Fatally Shoots Wife, NY State Trooper Soldier Fatally Shoots Wife, NY State Trooper

On Sunday around 8 p.m., a woman, whose family lives nearby, heard gunshots. Times like these are when the saying "only the good die young" rings true. Beach described Walters as an "active duty Army infantryman who is stationed at Fort Drum". Hi...

Muslim driver's courage saved lives in Amarnath attack Muslim driver's courage saved lives in Amarnath attack

The meeting was convened by Congress President Sonia Gandhi and attended by former Prime Ministers Manmohan Singh and HD Deve Gowda. India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi condemned the attack and tweeted that "India will never get bogged down by suc...

Beachgoers form human chain to rescue Florida family Beachgoers form human chain to rescue Florida family

Miller County Pier on Panama City Beach on July 8. As the current was too strong, all nine members of the family were trapped in about 15 feet of water. By the time Simmons got to the distressed swimmers, Ursrey's mother was exhausted, and her ey...

Opposition picks Gopal Krishna Gandhi as its Vice President nominee Opposition picks Gopal Krishna Gandhi as its Vice President nominee

All of them spoke in support of Gopal Gandhi and have chose to field him as their joint candidate for the Vice Presidential election . The meeting, convened by Congress President Sonia Gandhi , was held in Parliament House. The Opposition parti...

Gig economy review 'will not shift balance of power' for workers Gig economy review 'will not shift balance of power' for workers

In response, Uber's United Kingdom head of public policy, Andrew Byrne, said the company is "already investing in discounted illness and injury cover , and will be introducing further improvements soon". But Labour's shadow business secretary Rebe...

Poor sleep increases risk of Alzheimer's, research reveals Poor sleep increases risk of Alzheimer's, research reveals

Amyloid-beta and tau make up the plaques and tangles in the brain that are the hallmark of Alzheimer's disease. The researchers behind the study that disrupted volunteers' sleep suggested there may be a nasty cycle at work in the relationship bet...

Donald Trump Jr. releases email chain on meeting with Russian attorney Donald Trump Jr. releases email chain on meeting with Russian attorney

Trump Jr. on Tuesday released what he said was the entire email chain leading up to his meeting with Veselnitskaya, whom Trump family acquaintance Rob Goldstone identified as a "Russian government attorney" with information that was "part of Russ...

Man dies when air bag inflator ruptures Man dies when air bag inflator ruptures

Instead, it was someone trying to make repairs with a hammer. Honda did not identify the deceased, but said the individual was on June 18, 2016, "attempting to perform unknown repairs inside the vehicle using a hammer while the ignition switch was ...

Brolly bad show: Chinese sharing startup loses 300000 umbrellas Brolly bad show: Chinese sharing startup loses 300000 umbrellas

The company Sharing E Umbrella admitted that most of the umbrellas made available to hire had somehow disappeared however there has been no official figure released by the company. Bike sharing has been incredibly popular however there have been hic...

Trump expects US-UK trade deal to be agreed 'very, very quickly' Trump expects US-UK trade deal to be agreed 'very, very quickly'

The group said in a statement that 65 activists participated in the protest early Saturday demanding from worldwide G-20 leaders to act quickly to phase out coal and speed up global climate action. "The reality is that Moscow deliberately attempted t...

Bowler taken out by lethal straight drive in English T20 tournament Bowler taken out by lethal straight drive in English T20 tournament

Thankfully, Fletcher walked off the field with assistance from medical staff, clutching a towel to his bloodied head, but the match was delayed for 45 minutes as players from both sides composed themselves. Luke Fletcher, 28, was playing for the Not...

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