Wednesday December 13-th, 2017

Trump's family mad at RNC chair

LEWANDOWSKI: That's exactly what it is. It is unclear if the move is an effort by the RNC to cut off support for Trump or merely pause and rethink campaign messaging given the turbulent weekend. LEWANDOWSKI: That's why Donald Trump beat all of ...

Malaysia 'lenient' on Budgie Nine

A budgie, short for budgerigar, is an Australian parakeet. The men, aged 25 to 29 are all from well-heeled families and are part of a private school posse who travel the world and perform their budgie smuggler ritual, 7 News reports. "We had no idea ...

Why are Republicans dropping Trump now?

Trump can be heard discussing his daughter Ivanka's physique, having sex with women on their menstrual cycles, threesomes, and leaving a relationship after women turn 35. However, the hit to his candidacy by the latest video may be one from which t...

Israelis Killed, 6 Injured In Palestinian Shooting Attack In Jerusalem Israelis Killed, 6 Injured In Palestinian Shooting Attack In Jerusalem

The Hamas terrorist organization called the "operation" in Jerusalem "heroic", and said the attack is a "natural response to the occupation's crimes and violations at the expense of our people and holy sites". Some of the youth threw stones, and the ...

Nigeria military: 8 soldiers killed in attacks by extremists Nigeria military: 8 soldiers killed in attacks by extremists

Separately on Sunday, Usman said four soldiers were killed in a Boko Haram attack on troops' position in Logomani area of the state. While speaking, Bindow praised the army for degrading the insurgents and promised to continue supporting military...

UN's Ban hails likely successor Guterres as 'superb choice' UN's Ban hails likely successor Guterres as 'superb choice'

Guterres , also former head of the United Nations refugee agency, had been in the lead during five previous straw polls and got no vetoes in the latest poll to find a replacement for South Korea's Ban Ki-moon. "Humility (is what I feel) about the hug...

Indian forces resort to unprovoked firing across LoC again

India said it launched retaliatory "surgical strikes" in the early hours of Thursday against militant camps on the Pakistani side of the Line of Control, but did not provide any details. Baramulla attack is the first major attack on the Indian Armed ...

Juanita Broaddrick: Bill Clinton's Actions Speak Louder than Donald Trump's Words Juanita Broaddrick: Bill Clinton's Actions Speak Louder than Donald Trump's Words

Mr. Trump's promotion of the video followed the Friday release of a recording from 2005 in which Mr. Trump made vulgar sexual comments, causing many prominent Republicans to say they could not support his candidacy and sending his campaign into a t...

Donald Trump loses little support among Republican voters, polls show

The strategy comes as Trump reels from the release of his recorded description of his sexual aggression toward women. "That characteristic is the essence of a despot", the editorial continued in its call for him to withdraw from the race.

Ethiopia imposes state of emergency to end riots

Over the last several weeks, clashes between police and anti-government protestors have grown increasingly violent, with looting becoming especially prevalent in Oromia Regional State and more recently in the neighboring Southern Regional State.

Injured UKIP legislator Woolfe released from French hospital

UKIP has been trying to find a replacement for outgoing leader Nigel Farage. Mr Hookem said he posted a picture of his hands alongside one of Mr Woolfe in hospital to show he did not hit him. Asked for more details on how Mr Woolfe fell over Mr Hoo...

Palestinian Ambassador Hopes Women Activists Continue To Fight For Gaza Palestinian Ambassador Hopes Women Activists Continue To Fight For Gaza

Others on the voyage, organised by the Women's Boat to Gaza , were Ann Wright , a retired USA colonel, former South African Olympic volleyball player Leigh-Ann Naidoo, Algerian MP Samira Douaifia, Marama Davidson Green Party MP in New Zealand and J...

Oil holds up near 2016 highs after U.S. inventory drop

Traders said the higher prices were largely a result of a report by the American Petroleum Institute (API) late on Tuesday showing that USA crude inventories likely fell for a fifth straight week, declining by 7.6 million barrels. A closely-watch r...

German manhunt after explosive find

THE PICTURE CAN NOT BE USED AFTER THE SUSPECT HAS BEEN ARRESTED - In this photo provided by police Sachsen shows Syrian 22-year-old Jaber Albakr from Damascus, and is urging anyone with any information of his whereabouts to contact authorities.

Centre trying to declare 'null void' Delhi govt's decisions: Arvind Kejriwal Centre trying to declare 'null void' Delhi govt's decisions: Arvind Kejriwal

In response to a remark that a "LG vs CM" battle was on, Kejriwal responded in a tweet: "No". He said before the August 4 High Court order, which held the Lt Governor had primacy over the Delhi administration, his government took various decisions ...

Saudi Arabia Warns about Disastrous Consequences of JASTA Law Saudi Arabia Warns about Disastrous Consequences of JASTA Law

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, typically one of the White House's strongest allies, voted to override the President's veto and told reporters she was never pressed by the President to help prevent it from being overturned. White House Spok...

More than another call: Chief talks about school shooting More than another call: Chief talks about school shooting

He was arrested minutes after he fired at a school door as a class left for recess Wednesday afternoon. Police said the unnamed suspect began his shooting spree by gunning down his father, 47-year-old Jeffrey Dewitt Osborne, at their family's home....

Gordon Strachan to 'shake it up a bit' for Slovakia qualifier Gordon Strachan to 'shake it up a bit' for Slovakia qualifier

The Scots will hope for an improved performance when they face Slovakia on Tuesday. So it's a insane group, a insane group. "We were fourth in the pot so we can not bypass two and three and say the top seeds (England) are our main rivals".

CMPD Releases 911 Call, Radio Traffic in Keith Scott Shooting CMPD Releases 911 Call, Radio Traffic in Keith Scott Shooting

The Carolina Panthers hosted an NFL football game with the Minnesota Vikings at the stadium. It's only the latest example of a series of controversial police shootings of African Americans - one of which provided the impetus for the worldwide movemen...

Antonio Guterres, the UN's 9th Secretary General

Former Portuguese PM Antonio Guterres thanked the Security Council of the United Nations for nominating him as Secretary General of the organisation and promised to take on the huge challenges facing the world which is gripped by different co...

If a clown threatens you, call the police If a clown threatens you, call the police

The New Haven public school district has banned children from dressing up as clowns this year, decreeing them "symbols of terror", much like Nazis and SAT prep books. Police said social media has helped fuel the hysteria. One thing's for sure: fa...

Joshua Wong on Thailand deportation: 'I'm lucky I didn't disappear'

Wong was also denied entry by Malaysian authorities past year, but on that occasion he was asked to board a flight back to Hong Kong nearly immediately after arriving in Kuala Lumpur. Thailand, Southeast Asia's second-biggest economy, is slowly recov...

Two terrorists killed in Jammu and Kashmir's Handwara Two terrorists killed in Jammu and Kashmir's Handwara

They said injections and bandages that were seized had the marking of Kotli Wagah, in the Gujranwala area of Pakistan. Even as two of the militants have been neutralised by the Indian Army, due to the heavy firing the operation in Handwara still cont...

Police release more video of fatal shooting

Keith Lamont Scott was shot by an officer outside his home on 20 September. Police said that Scott attracted their attention because he was armed, and that the officers feared for their safety as well as the safety of nearby civilians. This isn't t...

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos wins 2016 Nobel Peace Prize Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos wins 2016 Nobel Peace Prize

Asked why the prize had not been jointly awarded to the FARC leader, Kullman Five declined to answer, saying: "We will never comment on other candidates and other possibilities". The award did not include Farc leader Rodrigo Londono, known as Timoche...

Ticket alert: Coldplay bringing 2017 tour to Hard Rock Stadium Ticket alert: Coldplay bringing 2017 tour to Hard Rock Stadium

It might be rush of blood to the head, but we're thinking October 8, 2017 can't get here fast enough! Coldplay's 2017 trek also makes stops in Toronto, Edmonton and Vancouver, marking the band's first Canadian shows in five years. The tour is in su...

Pakistan pledges 500 mln United States dollars for economic development projects in Afghanistan

The aim of the talks was to work towards a "regional common platform supporting the Afghan peace and reconciliation process", she said. Hekmatyar is believed to have killed thousands of Afghans. The EU is promising $1.3bn annually and has signed a ...

'This Week' Transcript: Rudy Giuliani and Sen. Bernie Sanders 'This Week' Transcript: Rudy Giuliani and Sen. Bernie Sanders

The Times obtained some of Trump's 1995 tax records, which show that he wrote off almost one billion dollars in losses. Giuliani was speaking with NBC's Chuck Todd on " Meet the Press " when Todd pressed him on the issue about infidelity.

Supreme Court bars BCCI from releasing funds to state associations Supreme Court bars BCCI from releasing funds to state associations

ICC chairman Shashank Manohar, Richardson said, had been reluctant to get involved in the matter unless "formally" requested to. The Supreme Court will formally hear the Board of Control for Cricket in India ( BCCI )-Lodha Panel case on October 17,...

Rubber bullets fired on South African students

The EFF leader said he'd be engaging with Habib on the 11th floor of Solomon Mahlangu House‚ along with former Black Student Societies (BSS) presidents‚ including professor Firoz Chachalia who was the first president of the BSS in 1980. Hundreds of p...

School district, city warn of creepy clowns in Renton School district, city warn of creepy clowns in Renton

A majority of the sightings turned out to be either rumors or hoaxes, leading to 12 arrests , according to the New York Times . Obviously, if a clown is observed in an area where one would not normally see one, it should be reported and will be...

Markets Right Now: Energy stocks lead market higher Markets Right Now: Energy stocks lead market higher

Chesapeake Energy rose 4 percent, the biggest gain in the Standard & Poor's 500 index. The Nasdaq composite was up 3 points, or less than 0.1 percent, to 5,300. ASIA'S DAY: Tokyo's Nikkei 225 rose 0.8 percent to close at 16,735.65 as the weaker yen ...

Russia suspends cooperative nuclear research deal with US Russia suspends cooperative nuclear research deal with US

Toner said Kerry would be "remiss" not to raise concerns with Russia about what is happening in Aleppo, where Syrian forces backed by Russian air power are conducting air raids on rebel-held parts of the city. Relief aid is still badly needed in many...

#Day90: Again, Pakistan Reminds 193 UN Members of Kashmir, Seeks Resolution #Day90: Again, Pakistan Reminds 193 UN Members of Kashmir, Seeks Resolution

The Mirpur police officer also claimed that the bodies of an unknown number of terrorists were quickly removed by the Pakistani military and taken away in ambulances. Churkin's remarks come as a clear snub to Pakistan, which had approached the Securi...

Israel intercepts activist boat en route to Gaza Israel intercepts activist boat en route to Gaza

Setting sail from Barcelona, Spain almost a month ago, the all-women solidarity flotilla to Gaza - known as Zaytouna - was intercepted by Israeli naval forces Wednesday. The statement added that Israel remained committed to a "solution of two states...

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