Saturday December 16-th, 2017

Pastor chastises Donald Trump for politicising event

One woman, Reneta Richard, yelled at him: "What do you mean, 'African-Americans have nothing to lose?'" She referred to Trump's recent call for African-Americans to turn their back on Democrats and vote for him. "And Flint deserves better", Clinton...

Steelers win in rout behind high-powered offense Steelers win in rout behind high-powered offense

No catches and two passes defensed by Norman. He was credited by Tomlin for helping the Steelers limit Redskins tight end Jordan Reed , who had just 64 receiving yards. "The pass rush sucked today". But it also got the Redskins front seven e...

Man with meat cleaver attacks officer, gets shot

He also was taken to Bellevue Hospital in serious condition. An off-duty police detective tried to tackle the man , who lashed out with the knife, said the department's top chief, James O'Neill. Rockville Centre lawyer Joseph Sands was in his office...

Tesla is suing an oil company executive its says impersonated Elon Musk

Katz did not immediately respond to phone messages left after regular business hours with Quest Integrity in Seattle. According to Bloomberg , Tesla believes that the email was an oil industry tactic to undermine the electric carmaker's push for...

Russia urges Syrian rebels to separate from 'terrorists' Russia urges Syrian rebels to separate from 'terrorists'

The ceasefire is the second such concerted attempt to bring peace to Syria this year. However, it said it estimated the full death toll to be about 430,000. But he told reporters: " There is no doubt a significant drop in violence ". The U.N. ...

US, Israel sign massive military aid deal; $38B, 10 years US, Israel sign massive military aid deal; $38B, 10 years

Nagel confessed that the negotiations, even among such good friends, "had many ups and downs, many obstacles". In May, Manufacturer's Association head Shraga Brosh demanded that Netanyahu veto any deal that would eliminate procurement in Israel.

Hillary Clinton Releases More Medical Information After Pneumonia Diagnosis Hillary Clinton Releases More Medical Information After Pneumonia Diagnosis

On Wednesday, Trump taped an episode of the Dr. Oz Show, in which he discussed his overall health with host Mehmet Oz. The show does not air until Thursday and the campaign declined to immediately disclose the results. "I am 20 years younger than...

Philippines says USA treaty intact as Duterte tests ties

But since coming to power on June 30, Mr. Duterte has indicated he wants to distance the Philippines from the US, a stance that threatens to alter the Asia-Pacific region's strategic balance. The Philippines has never bought arms from either Russian ...

New Hillary Clinton Ad Capitalizes On Trump's Renewed Legal Troubles New Hillary Clinton Ad Capitalizes On Trump's Renewed Legal Troubles

In a letter that all 16 Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee sent to US Attorney General Loretta Lynch, John Conyers of MI said federal investigators should determine whether the 2013 donation violated federal bribery or tax laws. The invest...

Pope wants caring for environment added to 7 acts of mercy

All this, he said: "is leading to ever more severe droughts, floods, fires and extreme weather events". "It's not about changing the world tomorrow, it's about changing ourselves and how we look at the world", he said, explaining that for Pope Fr...

Obama 'vents' to supporters about Donald Trump, media coverage of campaign

They roared their approval. Those numbers are even more illustrative if you compare them with the results Pew got when they asked the same question four months earlier, back before McCain had emerged as his party's nominee. But the episode became a...

Mother Teresa Has (Not So Miraculously) Been Declared A Saint

Francis has never publicly mentioned this "darkness", but he has in many ways modeled his papacy on Mother Teresa's simple lifestyle and selfless service to the poor: He eschewed the Apostolic Palace for a hotel room, made welcoming migrants and the ...

Woman who ended war with kiss dies aged 92 Woman who ended war with kiss dies aged 92

Her uniform, which looked to be that of a nurse, was her dental assistant uniform. The black-and-white image of a woman and a US sailor was shot by the renowned photographer Alfred Eisenstaedt on August 14, 1945, after the news of Japan's surrender...

Experts Weigh In: What Would a Trump-Putin Bond Look Like? Experts Weigh In: What Would a Trump-Putin Bond Look Like?

Mike Pence (R) on Thursday stood by Trump. Hillary Clinton on Friday said half of Donald Trump's supporters are "in the basket of deplorables", drawing a rebuke from the Trump campaign. "This miscalculation by Trump unnerves me to my core", he...

Taylor Swift Is Back in the Studio According to Gigi Hadid Taylor Swift Is Back in the Studio According to Gigi Hadid

Taylor Swift is having a blast at New York Fashion Week - and she's got the Instagrams to prove it. Selena has known about the Taylor and Tom split for a while. Meanwhile, Tommy Hilfiger gushed to ET about his collaboration with Gigi . The song ...

Mexico calls Trump wall plan Mexico calls Trump wall plan "outrageous" after visit

But when Trump revealed his 10-point immigration plan in Arizona, the "tall, powerful, beautiful" wall was first. The tone, and the message were different. But Perez says she was more disappointed with Pena Nieto for going down this path. He has as...

Donald Trump inches ahead in North Carolina Donald Trump inches ahead in North Carolina

The poll looked at the race as a two-way and four-way race, including the Libertarian and Green Party candidates. The latest finding is Clinton's best showing in a month, but the race remains a close one, within or just outside our survey's +/- 3 m...

Philippines President declares state of emergency

The Philippine defense minister Delfin Lorenzan confirmed that the Abu Sayyaf militia is behind the explosion and that the attack was revenge for the many losses in the stronghold of Jolo, about 900 km from Davao , as a result of an offensive carr...

Trump to Roll Out Childcare Plan with Daughter Ivanka Trump to Roll Out Childcare Plan with Daughter Ivanka

Trump is to lay out the plan in an evening speech in the Philadelphia suburb of Aston, Pennsylvania, his latest attempt to construct a policy framework that he would use for governing if elected over Democrat Hillary Clinton on November 8. Trump woul...

Federal intervention on oil pipeline project unprecedented

The judge, in a 58-page ruling, said the tribe had "not demonstrated that an injunction is warranted here". One protest camp is about an hour's drive south of Bismarck. Within the camp, the tribal flags planted into the soil side-by-side with Ameri...

Luxembourg FM wants Hungary Luxembourg FM wants Hungary "suspended, or expelled" from EU

He also denounced Budapest's decision to erect a border fence which is getting "longer, higher and more dangerous". Asselborn's comments came after a July report by Human Rights Watch about Hungary's " cruel and violent treatment " of refugees, not...

Turkey's president: replacing elected mayors 'overdue'

The 24 municipalities were run by local associates of the pro-Kurdish opposition Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP), the third largest party in the national parliament, the Diyarbakir governor's office said. Four people, including a deputy mayor, were b...

Bayern routs Champions League debutant Rostov for new record

Yet the Champions League title has remained elusive for the Bavarians in recent years, and Ancelotti has been brought in to deliver the Europe's club top competition. There will be some changes but I do not know yet which players. The 57-year-old cer...

Trump defends tweet on military sexual assault Trump defends tweet on military sexual assault

No, not to take them out. Lauer wasn't the only one asking questions; a live audience of service members and veterans also got a crack at Clinton and Trump . "When you look at what's going on on the ground, there is much more support for Donald ...

Austria presidential vote rerun could be postponed

While largely a ceremonial role, the election became the subject of intense worldwide interest when it was first contested last spring, as Austria came without 31,000 votes of being the first country in western Europe to elect a far-right leader si...

UN nuclear report notes Iran is making sensitive parts UN nuclear report notes Iran is making sensitive parts

Iran began building a second nuclear plant with Russian help on Saturday, in a $10 billion project which follows Tehran's landmark nuclear deal with world powers past year, state media reported. By 2030, Iran is expected to use nuclear power to add 2...

Five bomb attacks, claimed by ISIS, kill 40 people in Syria Five bomb attacks, claimed by ISIS, kill 40 people in Syria

A State Department spokesman said yesterday that Washington's envoy to the US-led coalition against IS had been in Syria and Turkey last week holding talks with Syrian Kurdish forces and Turkish officials. SANA said the attack killed one person, w...

Raghuvansh Prasad Singh has no faith in Nitish Kumar's leadership Raghuvansh Prasad Singh has no faith in Nitish Kumar's leadership

It is also said that not a single poster of any opposition leader was visible when he contested elections. The leaders of the alliance partners had chose to make Nitish Kumar the chief minister (even before the election). The RJD leaders are, however...

Donald Trump: Generals 'Reduced To Rubble' Under Obama, Clinton

She is an assistant professor of psychology at Weill Medical College of Cornell University and a former gender scholar at Stanford University. We have to be smart we have to be tough, ' Trump warned. It was a fresh teachable moment for women everywhe...

No breakthrough in talks on cease-fire in Syria No breakthrough in talks on cease-fire in Syria

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan expressed solidarity with China in its fight against terrorism and violence at a news conference Monday following the G20 summit held in the eastern Chinese city of Hangzhou. Obama showed clearly that he was ske...

Government must spell out plans on grammar schools, warns Christian teacher

A leaked document from Downing Street has shown Prime Minister Theresa May's new government is pushing for more selective state schools to be opened across the country, 'albeit with various conditions'. "More students will be starting in brand new sc...

Obama vows to increase sanctions against North Korea

The UN Security Council promptly issued a unanimous condemnation, but as we hear from Neal Conan in the Pacific News Minute- the launch presents hard political and military problems. But North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un called this week for more "mi...

Trump beating Clinton 45% to 43% in new national poll Trump beating Clinton 45% to 43% in new national poll

Trump also leads when voters are asked who would be best for veterans issues. "I'm going to make our military so big, so powerful, so strong , that nobody - absolutely nobody - is gonna to mess with us", Trump said in a 23-second video posted ...

At least 15 people killed in Bangladesh factory fire

One official on Saturday said that the government's focus so far had been mainly on garment factories, and less on other industries, but that was now likely to change. A year later, a commercial complex near Dhaka housing five garment factories col...

UK police say armed men occupy Sikh temple in England UK police say armed men occupy Sikh temple in England

They were keen to stress that the current situation not be treated as a terrorist incident. The spokesperson confirmed religious leaders in the temple were working with officers to negotiate a peaceful resolution. He later tweeted: "Our Sacred Gurd...

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