Friday April 20-th, 2018

Fed. Judge Strikes Down Florida System for Felon Voting Rights Fed. Judge Strikes Down Florida System for Felon Voting Rights

Thursday night a federal judge ruled that voting is a "fundamental right" and felons in Florida can not be deprived of it under the current system. The Florida governor presides over this process in person: past year, political comedian Samantha Bee ...

Florida nurse's flu rant: 'Wash your stinking hands' Florida nurse's flu rant: 'Wash your stinking hands'

She's talking about getting T-shirts made that say "Wash your stinkin' hands!" which now seems to be Kat's catchphrase. She then demonstrated how to minimize the transmission of germs while sneezing, quipping, "Watch this - I'm going to teach you a...

Ninety migrants feared dead after smuggler's boat capsizes Ninety migrants feared dead after smuggler's boat capsizes

According to the International Organisation for Migration (IOM), most of the migrants were believed to be Pakistani nationals, the Telegraph reported. There were 4,256 migrant arrivals in Italy from Libya in the first month of 2018, compared to 4,5...

Israeli occupation forces injure many unarmed Palestinian protestors Israeli occupation forces injure many unarmed Palestinian protestors

Arab foreign ministers adopted on Thursday a draft resolution submitted by the State of Palestine, which includes 19 items to confront the U.S. position on Jerusalem, including the establishment of a multilateral worldwide mechanism under the umb...

Iran: Police arrest 29 women for removing headscarf, protesting against dress code Iran: Police arrest 29 women for removing headscarf, protesting against dress code

The police claimed the women had been "tricked" into removing their headscarves by a propaganda campaign being conducted by Iranians living overseas. They now await whatever fate the judiciary has in store for them. Holly Dagnes, an Iranian-American ...

Los Angeles school shooting: Female arrested after two students were shot Los Angeles school shooting: Female arrested after two students were shot

Two older students in a mixed-age elective class were shot, including one in the head. Last week a 16-year-old suspect opened fire at a Texas high school on January 22, wounding a teenage girl and a 15-year-old boy killed two students and wounded...

Texas execution delayed for man who murdered his daughters Texas execution delayed for man who murdered his daughters

His lethal injection was the nation's third this year, all in Texas. No other state in the country has held an execution this year. In 2001, Battaglia and his daughters - ages 6 and 9 - were in his Dallas apartment when he shot them, officials sa...

Four migrants in critical condition after Calais shooting Four migrants in critical condition after Calais shooting

Five were shot; four have life-threatening wounds. In similar clashes in June 2016, 40 people were injured, and in July 2017, 16 people were injured in violence. A second fight then broke out at an industrial site around 5km away, with more than 100 ...

Black History Month launches Saturday at Museum London Black History Month launches Saturday at Museum London

While African-American history should be studied throughout the year, Black History Month provides a special opportunity to focus on the unique experiences and contributions of African Americans in our state, and our country. "We need to know a...

Army soldiers killed in LoC shelling Army soldiers killed in LoC shelling

US Sanctions Six People, Seven Firms Under Rules Targeting Hezbollah US Sanctions Six People, Seven Firms Under Rules Targeting Hezbollah

Created to damage Hezbollah's financial network, the new sanctions apply to five Lebanese nationals and one Iraqi, most of whom have links to Al-Inmaa Engineering and Contracting, a company run by Hezbollah financier Adham Tabaja, the US Treasury Dep...

Pak urges Afghanistan to stop blame game Pak urges Afghanistan to stop blame game

Afghanistan slammed Pakistan for the deadly attacks on its soil and accused the country of harbouring the Taliban. Being victims of terrorism, the people of Pakistan fully understood the pain and anguish of the Afghans, said the committee, which re...

US Missile Intercept Test Failed: What Went Wrong? US Missile Intercept Test Failed: What Went Wrong?

USA defence officials are said to be looking for sites on the country's west coast to deploy new anti-missile systems. The Missile Defense Agency put out a statement after the test that said only: "The Missile Defense Agency and U.S. The test com...

Democrats say GOP memo aims to protect Trump, smear Federal Bureau of Investigation Democrats say GOP memo aims to protect Trump, smear Federal Bureau of Investigation

He then asked the official if he was on his "team", to which Rosenstein reportedly replied, "Of course, we're all on your team, Mr. President". It's called the U.S. Trump can't fire Mueller without Rosenstein's go-ahead. But the Federal Bureau of I...

Trump's Approval Highest in West Virginia, Lowest in Vermont Trump's Approval Highest in West Virginia, Lowest in Vermont

Trump's overall approval rating averaged 38 percent in 2017, according to Gallup, but his reception varied highly among states. In addition to West Virginia, the states where at least half the respondents approved of Trump included several wester...

Father attempts to attack Nassar during victim testimonies Father attempts to attack Nassar during victim testimonies

Even after being subdued by law enforcement officials and being handcuffed on the ground, the Margraves can be heard still pleading for time with Nassar . It does not show the right message. "But in a courtroom, we don't use profanity". He began t...

Soldiers Killed After Avalanche Hits Army Camp In Jammu And Kashmir's Kupwara Soldiers Killed After Avalanche Hits Army Camp In Jammu And Kashmir's Kupwara

Nearly every winter, dozens of Indian and Pakistani soldiers are killed by avalanches along the LoC. "We are still confirming if more soldiers are trapped under the snow". Earlier, in December previous year, five army personnel died after avalanche...

Rihanna Urged World Leaders to Provide Money for Education to the Poorest Rihanna Urged World Leaders to Provide Money for Education to the Poorest

Barbadian singer Rihanna (L) and French President Emmanuel Macron pose a they attend the conference " GPE Financing Conference , an Investment in the Future" organised by the Global Partnership for Education in Dakar on February 2, 2018 .

Stormy Daniels denies Trump affair but plays coy later Stormy Daniels denies Trump affair but plays coy later

In response to whether she signed the statement , she said , "Doesn't look like my signature, does it". Cohen later released a statement signed by " Stormy Daniels " denying reports of the affair and the payment, calling them "completely false"...

Turkish capital blast caused by bomb, attacker killed Turkish capital blast caused by bomb, attacker killed

Earlier on Saturday, the Turkish General Staff said one soldier had been martyred and another injured in Sheikh Haruz, where the terrorist group targeted a Turkish army tank. A previous statement said one serviceman was killed and another wounded in ...

Russian plane shot down in Syria Russian plane shot down in Syria

The SU-25 came down on Saturday in an area of Syria's northern Idlib province that has seen heavy air strikes and fighting on the ground between government forces backed by Russian Federation and Iran, and rebels who oppose President Bashar al-Assad....

United States says Russian Federation growing 'doomsday nuke DRONE TORPEDO' and WW3 fears rising United States says Russian Federation growing 'doomsday nuke DRONE TORPEDO' and WW3 fears rising

The United States is concerned about Moscow's growing tactical nuclear weapons , Reuters reported . Critics of America's new nuclear policy argue that introducing more usable nuclear weapons will lower the threshold to using them, with pote...

Italian Election Campaign Sours as Shooting Targets Migrants Italian Election Campaign Sours as Shooting Targets Migrants

Police and media said , one man has been arrested. Police also posted a photo of the capture. In Macerata, Interior Minister Marco Minniti said the gunman had been motivated "by racial hatred", and had "a background of right-wing extremism with ...

North Korea: White House is Racist Billionaires' Club

The diplomatic breakthrough followed the first face-to-face meetings between representatives from North and South Korea in more than two years , held at the heavily fortified Demilitarized Zone between the two countries. Rep. Ahn Cheol-soo, leader ...

Maldives crisis deepens; Yameen under fire for dragging feet on court ruling Maldives crisis deepens; Yameen under fire for dragging feet on court ruling

The Maldivian Supreme Court on Thursday ordered the immediate release of all high-profile prisoners, including former President Mohamed Nasheed and former Vice President Ahmed Adeeb. "He has also been advised cancer screening, but even after the ru...

Hawaii Missile Alert Sender Was '100% Sure' They Were Being Bombed Hawaii Missile Alert Sender Was '100% Sure' They Were Being Bombed

Unlike previous exercises, this one was unannounced and happened when there was no supervisor present, he said . A former state employee at the Hawaii Emergency Management Agency was sacked for triggering the false alarm missile warning.

Turkey's Amnesty International chairman ordered arrested again Turkey's Amnesty International chairman ordered arrested again

The Amnesty official, Taner Kılıç, and 10 other human rights activists, including Amnesty International Turkey's director, İdil Eser, accused of aiding groups that Turkey describes as "armed terrorist organizations."The court has chose to release Kıl...

France hooker Tolofua out of 6 Nations with neck injury France hooker Tolofua out of 6 Nations with neck injury

Louth's Rob Kearney has been named to play at full-back for Ireland's crucial Six Nations opener with France in Paris this weekend . Flanker Josh van der Flier comes in for the absent Sean O'Brien, not yet fit after undergoing hip surger...

Social media reacts to father who rushed Larry Nassar Social media reacts to father who rushed Larry Nassar

He was also sentenced to up to 175 years for sexual abuse charges. He'll receive another sentence once the current trial in Eaton County ends. Mr Margraves, speaking at a press conference afterwards, apologised, saying he was "very embarrass...

Court quashes Kenya ban on broadcasters Court quashes Kenya ban on broadcasters

Authorities also arrested a key opposition ally in the wake of Raila Odinga's self-inauguration Tuesday as the so-called "people's president". Treason is punishable by death under Kenyan law.The incidents arethe latest public spat between the opp...

Olympians in South Korea Welcomed With Condoms Olympians in South Korea Welcomed With Condoms

As the Olympic Games are getting closer, Belteleradiocompany is planning to allot 154 hours of broadcasting from South Korea. North Korean flags also flew during the 2014 Incheon Asian Games, the last time the North sent a big delegation to a sport...

At GOP Retreat, Pence Urges Republicans to Focus on Accomplishments At GOP Retreat, Pence Urges Republicans to Focus on Accomplishments

Much of the vice president's speech focused on Trump's accomplishments in his first year in office, including increasing defense spending and flexing the USA muscle on the national stage. "Blueprint for American success is found in telling the stor...

Kasganj violence: Home Minister seeks report from UP govt. Kasganj violence: Home Minister seeks report from UP govt.

The news had gone viral on social media, fuelling anger among the people of the violence-hit district. The eyewitness who shot the video from a rooftop of a tehsil office seemed quite scared as the camera could not be kept still due to the mob wreaki...

Oakville Chamber of Commerce hosts Bell Let's Talk breakfast Oakville Chamber of Commerce hosts Bell Let's Talk breakfast

The advertising campaign was the victor of the Channel 4 Annual Diversity in Advertising Award, and was designed by Lloyds Bank and its creative agency adam&eveDDB. Bell Let's Talk Day was held on Wednesday. At work and home, I was often on the verg...

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