Tuesday May 22-nd, 2018

New Texts Out From FBI Agent Kicked Off of Mueller's Team New Texts Out From FBI Agent Kicked Off of Mueller's Team

Another chain of texts implied that Attorney General Lynch knew Comey would recommend that Clinton not receive criminal charges, before announcing that she would consent to any recommendation the Federal Bureau of Investigation made. As a result, it ...

Kentucky high school shooting leaves two people dead and 17 injured Kentucky high school shooting leaves two people dead and 17 injured

The high school is in Benton, Kentucky , a few miles west of Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area. He described the suspect's apprehension as "non-violent", and said he would be charged with murder and attempted murder . He was in poli...

Why this government shutdown was unlike any other Why this government shutdown was unlike any other

The continuing resolution also includes six years of funding for the Children's Health Insurance Program . With the clock ticking, Trump appeared to agree to a pair of deals with Democrats, then backed out and demanded more money for a border wall...

Montana Has A Plan To Get Internet Providers To Observe Net Neutrality Montana Has A Plan To Get Internet Providers To Observe Net Neutrality

The FCC's new rule fails to justify the Commission's departure from its long-standing policy and practice of defending net neutrality , while misinterpreting and disregarding critical record evidence on industry practices and harm to consumers and ...

OMB Director Mick Mulvaney SCHOOLS drama queen Jim Acosta OMB Director Mick Mulvaney SCHOOLS drama queen Jim Acosta

Appearing on "Fox News Sunday", Mulvaney predicted the shutdown could last more than a week, but expressed hope it is resolved in time for federal employees to return to work on Monday morning, which did not happen as the vote was moved from 1 a.m....

Magnitude 7.9 natural disaster was an intriguing one for seismologists Magnitude 7.9 natural disaster was an intriguing one for seismologists

He says he knows of no damage in the community 110 miles (180 kilometers) southeast of Anchorage. In the popular cruise-ship town of Seward, about 110 miles south of Anchorage, Fire Chief Eddie Athey said the quake felt like a gentle rattle that la...

Two out lesbians make Oscar history with cinematography & adapted screenplay noms Two out lesbians make Oscar history with cinematography & adapted screenplay noms

Rachel's fellow nominees at the Oscars are Roger Deakins ( Blade Runner 2049 ), Bruno Delbonnel ( Darkest Hour ), Dan Lausten ( The Shape of Water ), and Hoyte Van Hoytema ( Dunkirk ). "It feels really good to be recognized, with all these nominati...

After girl's killing, Pakistani women speak out on abuse After girl's killing, Pakistani women speak out on abuse

The suspect arrested today is said to be a resident of the same area where Zainab's house is located, reported. "Zainab's father wants the man to be publicly hanged but the court will decide the future course of this case", Sharif said. "The suspec...

Delhi Police arrests 2008 Gujarat blasts mastermind Abdul Subhan Qureshi Delhi Police arrests 2008 Gujarat blasts mastermind Abdul Subhan Qureshi

Talking to Telangana Today over phone, Pramod Kushwaha, Deputy Commissioner of Police, Delhi Police Special Cell, said the police were making efforts to extract more information from Qureshi, who is allegedly the mastermind of the 2008 Gujarat bomb...

Save the Children office in Afghanistan hit by attack Save the Children office in Afghanistan hit by attack

Clashes were going on at the scene, he said. Meanwhile, an official on condition of anonymity said the suicide vehicle bombing occurred next to the office of non-governmental organisation Save the Children and a gun battle is going. "We are awaitin...

Saudi-led coalition to give $1.5 bln in Yemen aid Saudi-led coalition to give $1.5 bln in Yemen aid

The coalition has already pumped billions of dollars worth of aid into the country, yet the war has still cut food deliveries by more than half and pushed the Arabian Peninsula's poorest country to the edge of starvation with outbreaks of cholera and...

TPP countries, including Canada, agree on a deal TPP countries, including Canada, agree on a deal

The deal, renamed the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership, comes after talks in Japan this week with the 11 countries still committed to the deal. Canada was accused of scuttling efforts to reach a final deal in Nove...

Winter storm bears down on region Winter storm bears down on region

Weather service meteorologist Aaron Mangels said around 5:30 a.m. that snow was just starting to fall on Hastings in south-central Nebraska, and he expected 5 to 6 inches to accumulate by the storm's exit around 3 p.m. Thunderstorms are possible with...

VENEZUELA: Constituent Assembly To Call Presidential Elections This Year VENEZUELA: Constituent Assembly To Call Presidential Elections This Year

The last presidential elections were held in 2013, when Maduro won a Pyrrhic victory in front of Capriles. But the fact that the ruling socialist party says Maduro will again be its candidate suggests to critics the vote will in fact not be a fair ...

Five Missing After Well Explosion in Oklahoma Five Missing After Well Explosion in Oklahoma

Well fire-fighting specialist Boots & Coots International Well Control Inc. reportedly was on the scene to deal with the ongoing gas-fire at the mangled site, a spokesperson at the Oklahoma Oil and Gas Commission told NGI . It is unclear if crews we...

Italy Shooting: Male student in custody, female air lifted Italy Shooting: Male student in custody, female air lifted

The schools are still locked down. It was unclear whether the shooter and the victim knew each other. Students will be taken by bus to Stafford Elementary to be dismissed when authorities give the OK. The town of Italy has a population of about 2,0...

Lindsey Graham Slams Trump Aide, Says White House Staff Making Negotiations 'Difficult' Lindsey Graham Slams Trump Aide, Says White House Staff Making Negotiations 'Difficult'

But he also cautioned that Trump policy adviser Stephen Miller could kill any immigration deal. "He's been an outlier for years", he said of Mr Miller. Sunday in an appearance before reporters, Sen. "There's a deal to be had", Graham said. Mill...

Pennsylvania Supreme Court rules congressional mapping unconstitutional Pennsylvania Supreme Court rules congressional mapping unconstitutional

The court gave the state legislature February 9 to come up with a less Gerrymandered map - which must be approved by Gov. Tom Wolf before February 15 - or it would impose one of its own, after hearing testimony and reviewing submitted potential dis...

US House would accept bill funding government to February 8: Paul Ryan US House would accept bill funding government to February 8: Paul Ryan

Practically as soon as the deal was bruited about, House Freedom Caucus chairman Mark Meadows was making it known that he and many of his compadres were not onboard with Ryan, and might have enough votes to block the stopgap bill (in conjunctio...

Sydney train crash injures 16 Sydney train crash injures 16

NSW Fire & Rescue reported three people were trapped as a result of the collision. East Market Street is now closed between March and Windsor Streets to assist emergency services. "Just witnessed a horrifying train crash at Richmond station"....

US Calls Iran Strategic Threat in Syria US Calls Iran Strategic Threat in Syria

U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Turkey has "legitimate security concerns" about Syria. The Turkish military announced the death of its first soldier since the launch of operation " Olive Branch " on Saturday, its second major interventio...

Budget shutdown shutters Bay Area parks, tourist attractions Budget shutdown shutters Bay Area parks, tourist attractions

However, the decision to go to Davos is now being assessed "day to day" the White House budget director said on Saturday. "Any entry onto NPS property during this period of federal government shutdown is at the visitor's sole risk". While the par...

United States concerned by United States concerned by "Turkish incident" in northern Syria, Tillerson says

The official was not authorized to publicly discuss Tillerson's plans and spoke to reporters on condition of anonymity. However, there was little sign of that more emollient tone in a speech by United States vice president Mike Pence to the Knesset...

Rutgers falls at MI | 5 things we learned from 62-47 loss Rutgers falls at MI | 5 things we learned from 62-47 loss

Rutgers slipped to 17-5 overall and 5-3 in the Big Ten with its second straight loss since being mentioned as the No. 15 seed in the first NCAA Tournament Seed Selection announcement on Thursday. Nebraska is now a flawless 7-0 in true road games this...

Padmaavat: Rajput women to write to President for euthanasia Padmaavat: Rajput women to write to President for euthanasia

But Dipak Misra, India's chief justice, said that states can not prohibit the screening of films that have been cleared by the federal government's Central Board of Film Certification. "So, I wish him a luck", he said. "We will continue to oppose t...

Congressman removed from Ethics Committee after reportedly handling his own misconduct settlement Congressman removed from Ethics Committee after reportedly handling his own misconduct settlement

House Speaker Paul Ryan's office says the allegations against Meehan must be investigated by the House Ethics Committee and that Meehan should repay any taxpayer funds used to settle the case. A spokesperson for Ryan confirmed that Meehan would s...

No bilateral meeting between PM Modi and Pak PM at Davos No bilateral meeting between PM Modi and Pak PM at Davos

Days before his first visit to Davos for the World Economic Forum ( WEF ) annual meeting, Modi told Zee News in an interview that India has made a mark globally and there is a need to reap the benefits. While May was the first foreign leader to vis...

Signs of government shutdown spotty but symbolic Signs of government shutdown spotty but symbolic

The National Park Service announced that the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island would be closed Saturday "due to a lapse in appropriations". "That is an economic problem for the state of NY. "We've contacted the federal Department of the Interior...

Tourists warned to 'stay in resorts' after Jamaican security crackdown Tourists warned to 'stay in resorts' after Jamaican security crackdown

Foreign and Commonwealth Office posted a travel advisory urging tourists in the area to "limit your movements outside of resorts in the area at this time, and exercise particular care if travelling at night". "If you are in the affected area, be ex...

Russia warns against failure of Iran nuke deal Russia warns against failure of Iran nuke deal

We can be fairly certain about this, because using talks as a fig-leaf through which to temporarily ease pressure while repositioning for new nuclear advancements is a stratagem that North Korea has used repeatedly before. The official was not author...

Cotton Says No One 'Expressed Offense' at Trump's Africa Comment Cotton Says No One 'Expressed Offense' at Trump's Africa Comment

Graham, Donald Trump's usual go-to congressional confidante for shop talk and golfing, wasn't invited over the weekend to dine at Mar-a-Lago. Trump said: "We want 'em to come in from everywhere, everywhere". Lindsey Graham apparently confronted Tru...

Palestinian Knesset members to boycott speech by 'messianic' Pence Palestinian Knesset members to boycott speech by 'messianic' Pence

Vice President Mike Pence , weighing in from the Middle East on the shutdown in Washington , accused Congress of playing politics with military pay, and told American soldiers stationed near the Syrian border that the Trump administration would dem...

China Says US Warship Violated Sovereignty in Contested Waters China Says US Warship Violated Sovereignty in Contested Waters

China's foreign ministry has accused a United States warship of entering its territorial waters without permission and said it would take "necessary measures" to ensure its sovereignty is protected. "The South China Sea will be the ground on which th...

Military Funding Top Priority in Avoiding Government Shutdown Military Funding Top Priority in Avoiding Government Shutdown

The document said that worldwide alliances would be critical for the USA military, by far the world's best-resourced. In the Trump administration's first such plan, the Pentagon said it is shifting its focus away from terrorism in order to prepar...

New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern announces pregnancy New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern announces pregnancy

She says she first learned of the pregnancy six days before she was elected in October, and she's expecting her child in June. Gayford would be a "stay-at-home" dad, she added. "I am about to sympathize with them as I sympathize with all women who ...

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