Friday June 23-rd, 2017

Two blasts kill at least 20 people near Mogadishu airport Two blasts kill at least 20 people near Mogadishu airport

The powerful explosion in Mogadishu blew off roofs and doors of structures, leaving officials to predict additional deaths would be reported, according to the Independent . A bulldozer cleans at the scene of the suicide attack in Mogadishu, capital ...

Nearly entire house gets nominated for evictions this week Nearly entire house gets nominated for evictions this week

However, Lopa comes back to Rohan when she finds him sitting with Bani and talking about their issue, and decides to resolve the matter for time being. Since a mutual decision was not agreed upon by any of the jodis, Bigg Boss called everyone i...

Woman arrested for trying to smuggle migrant into Spain in a suitcase Woman arrested for trying to smuggle migrant into Spain in a suitcase

A migrant teen shocked officials in Spain when they found him trying to smuggle himself out of Morocco curled up inside a suitcase. Yesterday 1,100 migrants tried to cross into the enclave from Morocco. However, of late, Spain has received some cri...

Dolphins playing wait-and-see with Tannehill

New England beat Miami in Week 17 35-14 to close out the year on a sour note for the Dolphins. As all Steelers fans can remember, it was in the second quarter when Ben Roethlisberger injured his left knee and was forced to leave the game. Tannehill h...

Prison rebellion kills 60 in northern Brazil

The uprising began as a clash between the Sao Paulo-based First Command of the Capital (PCC), Brazil's largest organized crime group, and a local gang known as the North Family. The riot was brought under control on Monday, but officials say the deat...

UN's new chief Antonio Guterres in appeal to 'put peace first' UN's new chief Antonio Guterres in appeal to 'put peace first'

One of the first challenges for the secretary general will be to deal with a hostile incoming new USA president who has shown scorn for United Nations. As is the case with all U.N. leaders, Guterres said he is primarily concerned with ways to bring a...

Can DR Congo avert a transition crisis?

Under the deal, which is expected to be formally signed on Saturday, Kabila will be unable to change the constitution to allow him to stay in power for a third term. The Church believes that the agreement will avert a situation where the country slid...

Cologne police detain hundreds of 'North African' men over New Year

The tweet showed a photo of dozens of men penned in behind barriers in front of the station. Anti-immigration groups which have grown in popularity over the last few years used the mass sexual assaults of last year to attack the government's immigr...

Akhilesh Yadav, Uncle Shivpal Factions Fight Over Samajwadi Party Office Akhilesh Yadav, Uncle Shivpal Factions Fight Over Samajwadi Party Office

Asked about his view on what will happen next in the intense tussle going on within the party, he said, "Wait and watch". Clearly bearing the stamp of Mulayam and Shivpal, the list includes Sigbatullah Ansari and Atiq Ahmed who faces over 40 crimin...

Netanyahu to be questioned in graft probe

There was nothing and there will be nothing", the spokesperson told Haaretz . Investigators are reportedly looking into allegations Mr Netanyahu accepted €1 million (£850,000) from Arnaud Mimran, a French businessman now serving eight years in pri...

Trump's Twitter 'freaks the mainstream media out,' incoming White House spokesman says Trump's Twitter 'freaks the mainstream media out,' incoming White House spokesman says

Obama's announcement Thursday of the sanctions follows the US intelligence committee making statements that connect Russian Federation to the hacking and releasing of emails from the Democratic National Committee and John Podesta, the campaign chairm...

North Korea: Long-range missile testing 'in last stage'

North Korea did test missiles at extremely high levels in 2016, including two nuclear tests. His remarks come amid growing speculation that North Korea may carry out more powerful provocations around its key anniversaries this year as it pumps up e...

Trump And Obama Speak Over Phone To Ensure Smooth Transition

But we did vote, and then went home to spend a long day and finally as it turned out a good share of the night, watching the results of that election. "President Obama said that he thinks he would have won against me". "Veterans want a doctor, or w...

Search for missing BC snowshoers to resume Friday morning Search for missing BC snowshoers to resume Friday morning

Global News reports the snowboarder went out of bounds near Cypress Mountain, but was able to call for help Monday. North Shore Rescue , with the assistance of other groups, had been searching for five days since Roy Lee, 43, and Chun Sek Lam, 64...

Queen Elizabeth II victim of Twitter death hoax Queen Elizabeth II victim of Twitter death hoax

Queen Elizabeth II has not died, she just has a bad cold, Buckingham Palace has said following widespread rumours of her demise. Seemingly, the " report " managed to be somewhat believable due to HRH missing her Christmas Day appearance for the f...

Taiwanese president plans 2 USA stops, likely irking China Taiwanese president plans 2 USA stops, likely irking China

Taipei deployed fighter jets to monitor the fleet. Tsai said most Taiwanese felt that "a rational and calm position strenuously kept by both sides has been slightly changed". "It is not impossible that there is room for creativity", she said. Tai...

Russia penetrated US electrical grid Russia penetrated US electrical grid

The Department of Homeland Security and the Federal Bureau of Investigation reportedly alerted executives from 16 USA business sectors this week about the alleged "Grizzly Steppe" code. The latest of these sources which fell victim to a hoax was t...

'I still feel like Andy Murray,' says world tennis No1 after knighthood 'I still feel like Andy Murray,' says world tennis No1 after knighthood

Earlier this year Murray raised £305,000 for Unicef and Glasgow charity Young People's Futures in a charity match . Murray has enjoyed the best year of his career in 2016, winning a second Wimbledon title, successfully defending his Olympic gold m...

Rain is expected in Fontana this weekend, forecasters say Rain is expected in Fontana this weekend, forecasters say

Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after midnight. Mostly sunny skies are forecast today Knoxville area but rain is expected this weekend. Cloudy, with a low around 65. A clear and sunny New Year's Day is also expected,...

Sasikala to formally take over as AIADMK chief tomorrow Sasikala to formally take over as AIADMK chief tomorrow

Sasikala Natarajan officially becomes " Chinnamma " as she gets elected the AIADMK General secretary following the footsteps of J. Jayalalithaa. She will be garlanding the MGR statue at the party office and assume the general secretary post around 12...

Rio Police Suspect Wife in Murder of Greek Ambassador to Brazil Rio Police Suspect Wife in Murder of Greek Ambassador to Brazil

Amiridis, and two other people - all considered "suspects" - were brought in for questioning at the homicide division for Baixada Fluminense, a neighborhood on Rio de Janeiro's west side - near where the ambassador's wife had a home. The Brazilian ...

CM releases list of 235 candidates; is SP heading towards a split? CM releases list of 235 candidates; is SP heading towards a split?

Earlier, Akhilesh had met Mulayam, who released a list of 325 official candidates, to pressurise him to make changes in the list announced by him. Even Governor Ram Naik told a news agency that he is watching the situation closely, although he term...

Sunderland keeper Jordan Pickford out for up to two months

Vito Mannone is expected to start the New Year's Eve clash at Burnley. The 28-year-old Italian has been chomping at the bit to make his first team return since recovering from the elbow injury that ruled him out for two months. Nevertheless, as add...

Series of earthquakes near California, Nevada border Series of earthquakes near California, Nevada border

The office said the quakes apparently did trigger burglar alarms at two businesses, and caused a rock slide that did not block a nearby highway. A magnitude-5.8 quake struck at 12:18 a.m. Those set off more than 30 additional earthquakes in the sam...

Aaron Hernandez attorneys seek dismissal of tattoo and text evidence Aaron Hernandez attorneys seek dismissal of tattoo and text evidence

Jurors at Aaron Hernandez's upcoming double murder trial shouldn't hear about his tattoos or text messages sent to his sports agent, attorneys for the former New England Patriots player told a judge Tuesday. The phrase, "god forgives", was tattooed n...

Man arrested over phone link to Berlin attacker

Italian interior minister Marco Minniti said Amri pulled out a gun from his backpack without hesitation and started firing towards the officers, injuring one of them. Amri had no phone with him in Milan, only the loose SIM card. The truck driver ,...

Tevez joins the Chinese foreign legion for record €84m Tevez joins the Chinese foreign legion for record €84m

Tevez's contract will last for two years. On Friday, Brazil worldwide Oscar moved from Chelsea to Shenhua's city rivals Shanghai SIPG for a reported £60 million ($73 million). Under the coach of former Uruguay global Gus Poyet, Greenland Shenhua is...

Philippines President Duterte Says He Threw Someone From A Helicopter

Responding to a report from The Manila Times on Tuesday, which cited a document received from a "highly placed source" that claims a former us ambassador to the Philippines made a "blueprint to undermine Duterte", the loquacious leader said he be...

Colombia passes amnesty law for thousands of FARC rebels

The amnesty also applies to members of the country's military. The party abstained during voting both during the ratification and when the amnesty law was introduced. The former president and his allies argue the deal grants impunity to rebels guilty...

WYFF News 4 to air Clemson Fiesta Bowl special

Williams missed the Tigers' run to through the playoffs previous year after suffering a fractured neck in the opening game of the season. FauntLeRoy had to stick to the same rules a year ago, when Clemson played for the 2016 College Football Playof...

GOP trashes Kerry speech, vows again to change tack GOP trashes Kerry speech, vows again to change tack

Kerry noted that before last week, the Obama administration had been the only administration since 1967 that had not allowed any United Nations resolution to pass the Security Council that Israel opposed. Israel has for decades pursued a policy of bu...

Carnage abounds in new trailer for Alien: Covenant released Christmas Eve

The colonists think they've landed on an idyllic planet, but little do they know of the horrors that await in the form of a creepy alien race now known as the neomorphs. They then showed the first trailer, which included excerpts from the finished ...

U.S. to announce retaliatory measures against Russian Federation hack Thursday

But former USA officials say the existing measures leave Washington plenty of room to slap new, tougher sanction on Russian Federation in response to cyber intrusions. Russian officials have suggested they expect cyber-attacks to target their finan...

Netanyahu rejects 'shameful' United Nations vote on settlements

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, who introduced the resolution, has asked to postpone a Thursday vote on the measure, reportedly under pressure from the Israeli government. New Zealand said the UN Security Council resolution condemning Is...

Pakistan issues nuke warning to Israel in response to 'fake news' story

Pakistan's defense minister, Khawaja Muhammad Asif, wrote a frightening Twitter post in response to a fake news article stating that Israel would attack Pakistan with nuclear weapons . The two countries have no diplomatic ties - with Pakistan refu...

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