Sunday February 25-th, 2018

Brigitte Bardot slams #MeToo movement as 'ridiculous' Brigitte Bardot slams #MeToo movement as 'ridiculous'

In an interview with the French magazine Paris Match , Bardot said that she had never been a victim of sexual harassment. The actress added that there was "nothing in the letter" that said "anything good about harassment, otherwise I wouldn't h...

Steve Bannon agrees to hold interview with special council Steve Bannon agrees to hold interview with special council

In the book, Bannon also suggested Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation would focus on money laundering, something congressional investigators hoped to question him about. Last month, Cobb predicted that the probe would be over by ear...

Auto sculpted out of snow is realistic enough to fool the police Auto sculpted out of snow is realistic enough to fool the police

The machinist and designer posted on Facebook about his personal snowmobile, and later shared a picture of a confused policeman who stopped and stood next to it. The vehicle is a remarkable rendition of a Delorean DMC-12 or some other sleek sport...

Trump denies saying he probably had good relationship… Trump denies saying he probably had good relationship…

As widely reported around the world, after Kim Jong Un made a New Year's address in which he stated "the nuclear button is always on the desk of my office", Donald Trump responded with a tweet announcing his button was ' much bigger & more po...

Among Warmest Years On Record Among Warmest Years On Record

Taalas pointed out, stressing: "Arctic warmth has been especially pronounced and this will have profound and long-lasting repercussions on sea levels, and on weather patterns in other parts of the world". The NOAA report concluded that 2017 was the t...

SEC In-House Judge Controversy Heads to the Supreme Court SEC In-House Judge Controversy Heads to the Supreme Court

At issue in the case is the future situation of some 689,900 individuals now protected by the " DACA " regime, which the Obama Administration set up in 2012 for younger immigrants who entered the US illegally as children brought in by their parents...

Trump denies Netanyahu's statement on moving embassy within 2018 Trump denies Netanyahu's statement on moving embassy within 2018

However, it is positive that the Indian leader so far keeps alive the idea of supporting the Palestinian cause while being friends with Israel - an idea that has been with us much before Mr Modi. Indians crave Israeli technology and Israelis crave In...

US Withholds $65 Million From UN's Palestinian Refugee Agency, Calls for Changes US Withholds $65 Million From UN's Palestinian Refugee Agency, Calls for Changes

If those countries also suddenly face the burden of having to deal with under- or unfunded schools, medical clinics and other services, "this will create a very, very serious problem", Guterres said , "and we'll do everything we can to avoid this si...

Facebook selfie nails murder probe of 21-year-old in Canada Facebook selfie nails murder probe of 21-year-old in Canada

But during police investigations, which Crown prosecutor Robin Ritter labelled "quite remarkable", a key piece of evidence was unearthed online which led to her sentencing. Her sentencing hearing is now underway. Police found a belt near Gargol's...

DOOMSDAY DELAY: North and South Korea UNITE for 2018 Olympics DOOMSDAY DELAY: North and South Korea UNITE for 2018 Olympics

The Paralympics will be held March 9-18 in the South, following the Winter Olympics there from February 9-25. Both Koreas have appeared together at the openings of previous Olympic Games, but this would be the first joint team in one sport.

United States unwelcome to participate in Syria's rebuilding process: Foreign Ministry United States unwelcome to participate in Syria's rebuilding process: Foreign Ministry

A US disengagement from Syria would provide Iran with an opportunity to reinforce its position in Syria , Tillerson said. "It is crucial for our national interest to maintain a military and diplomatic presence in Syria ", Tillerson said in ...

Detroit 2018: Ford Resurects Mustang Bullitt, Announces 2019 Shelby GT500 Detroit 2018: Ford Resurects Mustang Bullitt, Announces 2019 Shelby GT500

Ford honed its handling craft on the GT350 and GT350R, so we fully expect the 2019 GT500 to have suspension and brakes that are perfectly matched the 700-plus horsepower V8 making it a road course superstar and a suitable quarter-miler. The GT500 was...

John Kelly Convinced Trump to Kill Bipartisan DACA Deal John Kelly Convinced Trump to Kill Bipartisan DACA Deal

Steny Hoyer and California Reps. "We can talk about this, but that's where he is", Kelly told Baier. "[Mexico] can pay for it indirectly through NAFTA", Trump. "That's where he is right now". "There are a lot of people trying to help out here". ...

Snow Totals: Major Winter Storm Snow Totals: Major Winter Storm

Most of the Piedmont Triad saw six to eight inches of snow, with counties to the north and west seeing less and counties to the south and east seeing more. It gets cold on Friday with highs only in the 30s. Lows Thursday morning will once again be in...

Ex-CIA officer accused of holding on to classified info Ex-CIA officer accused of holding on to classified info

U.S. authorities have arrested a former officer of Central Investigation Agency ( CIA ) for allegedly trying to pass top secret information , including details of spying operations and informants, to China . It is unclear why Lee chose to r...

Turkey discusses operation in Syria's Afrin with Russia, US - deputy PM Turkey discusses operation in Syria's Afrin with Russia, US - deputy PM

He warned USA troops against coming between Turkish troops and the Kurdish forces in Syria that Ankara views as an extension of Turkey's own Kurdish insurgency. With no letup in a weeks-long government offensive, aid workers warn the humanitarian c...

Quinnipiac Ballot: Voters Break up on Whether or not Trump Is Secure Quinnipiac Ballot: Voters Break up on Whether or not Trump Is Secure

He's managed to deepen the country's divide along ethnic, racial, political, philosophical, educational and geographic (rural vs. urban) lines. About 58 percent of voters polled by Quinnipiac said they considered his alleged remarks about immigrant...

CISD closes campuses, departments Tuesday ahead of weather CISD closes campuses, departments Tuesday ahead of weather

Meanwhile, the Paris Special School District announced the cancellation of today's classes. This includes all scheduled athletic and fine arts events before, during and after school hours. In addition, all district and after-school activities f...

ASEAN parliamentarians slam SEC ruling vs Rappler ASEAN parliamentarians slam SEC ruling vs Rappler

The case will soon reach the Court of Appeals, where Rappler said it plans to challenge the SEC decision in the next fortnight. Aside from his denial of involvement in Rappler's shutdown order , the president also continued his general attack o...

Venezuelan rebels killed in operative against Oscar Pérez Venezuelan rebels killed in operative against Oscar Pérez

In December, a video posted on Perez's YouTube account shows armed, masked men taking control of military barracks under cover of night. In an official statement released Monday afternoon, the ministry affirms that two police officers and an as o...

Pressure Rises on British Government Over Carillion Collapse Pressure Rises on British Government Over Carillion Collapse

He said: "No worker should go hungry, default on a bill or miss a rent or mortgage payment because of a crisis they did not cause". It is also engaged in building the Aberdeen Bypass as well as schools across Britain. state contracts past year, kno...

Oil tanker in East China Sea bursts into flames and sinks Oil tanker in East China Sea bursts into flames and sinks

Earlier footage showed huge clouds of thick smoke rising from the oil slick that had been burning for more than a week. The Sanchi sunk on Sunday after burning for more than a week following a collision with a Hong Kong-registered tanker.

Over 30000 flee as volcano threatens to erupt in Philippines Over 30000 flee as volcano threatens to erupt in Philippines

The Philippines has raised the alert level at its rumbling Mayon volcano to "level 3" after detecting lava flow and indications of activity that could lead to eruptions of magma. The most recent episode before the current occurred in 2013 when an...

Serb leader's death in Kosovo raises Balkan region tensions Serb leader's death in Kosovo raises Balkan region tensions

Reports say unknown assailants opened fire on Ivanovic in front of the offices of his Citizens' Initiative Party. Ivanovic was one of the key politicians in Serb-dominated northern Kosovo, a former Serbian province where tensions remain high a deca...

Moscow, Beijing work closely on global issues: Russian FM Moscow, Beijing work closely on global issues: Russian FM

Lavrov said that United States threats to walk away from the deal would undermine any future agreement with North Korea. He spoke to reporters on Tuesday following a remark by Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov the day before. We work with ...

Mumbai attack survivor Moshe Holtzberg turns 11, set to visit Nariman House Mumbai attack survivor Moshe Holtzberg turns 11, set to visit Nariman House

When she heard a baby cry, she crawled out to see Moshe sitting between the blood-soaked bodies of his dead parents. He will fly back to Israel with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on January 19. Organisers say it is "designed to educate and in...

Parents accused of torturing 13 children Parents accused of torturing 13 children

The parents did not give a reason for the condition of their children. The couple has live nearby for more than two years. "It could happen anywhere, but it's very shocking because everybody here, when we see each other, we talk", Ross said .

FIR lodged against Congress for portraying Modi as Ravana in Controversial poster FIR lodged against Congress for portraying Modi as Ravana in Controversial poster

As the Congress chief's convoy was leaving Salon, which falls in Amethi Lok Sabha constituency but is in Rae Bareli district, for the next the venue, Parshderpur, some BJP workers raised slogans against him. In another poster, Rahul was shown as ...

Congressional Panel To Ask Bannon About Those 'Fire And Fury' Quotes Congressional Panel To Ask Bannon About Those 'Fire And Fury' Quotes

Her salary is the largest paid to anyone working for President Trump, and matches that paid to assistant and senior counselor Kellyanne Conway, 50. The Daily Beast last week reported that Bannon retained former White House Special Counsel W...

Abbas at Central Council calls for revision of agreements with Israel Abbas at Central Council calls for revision of agreements with Israel

Palestinians want East Jerusalem as the capital of a state they seek to establish in the West Bank and Gaza Strip. Abbas has said that by siding with the Israelis on a sensitive issue, the announcement had destroyed Trump's credibility as a Mideast...

French President Encouraged to Get Involved in Altering Iranian Nuclear Deal French President Encouraged to Get Involved in Altering Iranian Nuclear Deal

Today, President Trump issued a statement on the status of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action ("Iran nuclear deal") and the Office of Foreign Assets Control designated 14 individuals and entities in connection with serious human rights abuses a...

Illinois Parents File Lawsuit to Allow Daughter to Medicate on School Grounds Illinois Parents File Lawsuit to Allow Daughter to Medicate on School Grounds

The parents have an 11-year-old daughter who is now undergoing chemotherapy to treat leukemia. In federal court Friday, the Illinois Attorney General's office assured lawyers for Schaumburg School District 54 that school employees would not be pros...

How Rand Paul plans to overhaul FISA surveillance program How Rand Paul plans to overhaul FISA surveillance program

However, this legislation allows the intelligence community to target foreign intelligence in ways that sweep in Americans' emails, phone calls and other communications. " Section 702 is a critical tool that the intelligence community uses properly ...

Scotland sees big hit to its economy with no UK Brexit deal Scotland sees big hit to its economy with no UK Brexit deal

She said: "More than 18 months on from the Brexit vote , it beggars belief that the UK Government is not only still unable to say what kind of relationship it wants with the European Union, but has also failed to produce any meaningful economic asse...

Hamas official wounded in Lebanon vehicle bombing Hamas official wounded in Lebanon vehicle bombing

According to the Lebanese National News Agency , Hamdan, aka Abu Hamza, is a Palestinian national. Jihad Taha, Hamas deputy political official in Lebanon, said: "Hamdan is a member of the movement, and he works at the office of its political offic...

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