Friday June 23-rd, 2017

US Stealth Bombers Kill Over 80 Alleged ISIS Fights in Libya Strikes

The two bombers launched over 100 Boeing GBU-38 Joint Direct Attack Munitions and USAF MQ-9 Reapers employed Lockheed Martin AGM-114 Hellfire missiles following the initial strike, a service spokesman says. Cook said the mission lasted more than 34 h...

Safran in exclusive talks to acquire Zodiac Aerospace

Safran first approached Zodiac in July 2010 and was rejected by the target's board, which claimed that the combination would create little value. "The new entity would combine Safran's capabilities in landing gear, wheels and brakes, nacelles, power ...

TN CM O Panneerselvam on Jallikattu war TN CM O Panneerselvam on Jallikattu war

After meeting the PM, TN chief minister said that they want on ordinance on the issue and the ban on Jallikattu removed, media reported. "We will soon take steps with the backing of the Centre for the holding of the sport", the CM said. Rail rokos we...

Dozens of Firefighters Killed as Iconic Building in Tehran Collapses

Local Iranian state television said 30 civilians were hurt, while the state-run IRNA news agency said 45 firefighters had been injured. According to fire department spokesperson Jalal Maleki, ten stations responded to the blaze. State television ...

Buhari Nigerians criticize President over 10-day United Kingdom vacation

Speaking at the Business Interaction Group attended by several worldwide and local investors and business interests, the vice president assured that the newly developed Economic Recovery Growth Plan of the Buhari administration has been specifically ...

Facebook Block Russia Today from Posting until after Trump is inaugurated Facebook Block Russia Today from Posting until after Trump is inaugurated

According to the RT Website, RT was using a legitimate stream from the Associated Press . However, less than 24 hours after the ban was imposed, Facebook suddenly lifted it on Thursday. RT, which is funded by the Russian government, featured promi...

SEEYA M8: Mike Baird Is Resigning As Premier Of New South Wales

NSW Opposition Leader Luke Foley also spoke out in regards to Baird's resignation, stating his retirement from politics will not change the opposition's role moving forward. "I'm retiring from politics". Deputy Chief Minister Yvette Berry said the ...

Corbyn calls for probe into Israeli 'attempts to undermine' United Kingdom democracy

But the move has not gone down well with Redbridge's long-serving Labour MP, who argued he would be actively voting against the wishes of his constituents after the borough voted 54 per cent in favour of remaining in the European Union in June.

Delhi Police Commissioner Alok Verma to be the next CBI Chief Delhi Police Commissioner Alok Verma to be the next CBI Chief

The selection committee has Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge and Chief Justice of India or his nominee as its members besides Prime Minister. He has earlier served as the Director General of the high-security Tihar jail. Verma takes over at a tim...

Jammu & Kashmir Assembly calls for 'safe return' of Pandits

While opposing the resolution, he said that since no Kashmiri (Muslim) is opposed to return of Pandits there was no need to pass a resolution. In an emotional tribute, veteran actor Anupam Kher recalls the Kashmiri Pandits Exodus. "The migration rema...

Trump's energy pick Perry regrets calling for department's elimination

Perry said he learned from a briefing that the department performs many "vital functions". U.S. Energy Secretary nominee Rick Perry said Thursday he regretted calling for the agency he has been tapped to lead to be eliminated during his 2012 ...

Child Mauled To Death In Pit Bull Attack: Atlanta Man Charged Child Mauled To Death In Pit Bull Attack: Atlanta Man Charged

Police say one of the pit bulls was shot and killed because the pet was acting aggressively and the two others remain in animal control custody. She had been mauled very badly. Our deepest condolences go out to the family". "The family's thoughts als...

Lowe's to lay off 2400 full-time workers

According to reports last week, Lowe's is expected to lay off employees as the company overhauls the staffing model for its stores. The company said it would offer severance packages to the workers and provide outplacement services to help them tra...

Truck Bomb Attack Leaves at Least 67 Dead on Mali military…

The attack struck at the heart of still fragile efforts by the Government and rival armed groups to work together to quell the violence that has plagued the restive desert north for years. It also denounces rising levels of banditry, a phenomenon vic...

Syria conflict: Russian Federation and Turkey 'in first joint air strikes on IS' Syria conflict: Russian Federation and Turkey 'in first joint air strikes on IS'

A senior defence ministry official, Lieutenant-General Sergei Rudskoi, said nine Russian jets and eight Turkish war planes had been involved. Coalition forces also hit three targets on the 149th day of the operation. The joint Turkish-Russian opera...

Joe Biden: Russian Election-Meddling 'Will Occur Again, I Promise You' Joe Biden: Russian Election-Meddling 'Will Occur Again, I Promise You'

The outgoing United States vice president claims Russian Federation will try to meddle in more elections in Europe this year. He started the speech by referring to his last few days as president and stating the new presidency that would take over the...

Malaysian Prime Minister Wants Myanmar to Stop Violence, Discrimination Against Rohingya Malaysian Prime Minister Wants Myanmar to Stop Violence, Discrimination Against Rohingya

The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation plans to send a high-level delegation to Myanmar's troubled Rakhine state to assess the plight of the Rohingya Muslim minority, Malaysia said today. But Myanmar denies the accusations. "It is actually good ...

Multiple quakes hit central Italy, tremors felt in Rome Multiple quakes hit central Italy, tremors felt in Rome

The area has been hit with heavy snowfall. Premier Paolo Gentiloni said it appeared no one was killed, but that it was a "difficult day" for Italy. "It has been snowing without stop in that area for hours and it will continue to do so for the next ...

What the First Ladies Wore on Inauguration Day Through the Decades What the First Ladies Wore on Inauguration Day Through the Decades

Her speech was a 14-minute-long distillation of everything the anthology meant to convey; eight years of life and legacy extracted and sublimated into one final testimony. It was like they knew all about me. "Mel will be able to say, 'It was here and...

Nigerian music star William Onyeabor dies aged 70

These songs stood out among Nigeria's thriving music scene. His music was often heavily rhythmic and synthesized, with lyrics discussing war. In December, 2014, he was a guest of the Lauren Laverne Show on BBC 6, he said of his music: " I only cr...

China's warning over protectionism: don't lock yourself in a dark room China's warning over protectionism: don't lock yourself in a dark room

Mr. Trump, who will be inaugurated Friday, has championed a revolution in US trade policy that in his view would put the American worker first. He said Trump was a supporter of free trade but that there was a fundamental imbalance in America's tr...

Moldova's Prime Minister and President At Odds After Putin Trip

On 16-18 January, President Igor Dodon is paying his first official visit to Moscow, Russian Federation, where he will meet his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, Vice President of the Russian Government, Dmitry Rogozin, the Russian Foreign Minis...

Egypt puts soccer star Aboutrika on no-fly, terror list Egypt puts soccer star Aboutrika on no-fly, terror list

Mr Aboutrika, who played for Cairo-based club Al Ahly and his country, already had his assets frozen by a government committee in 2015, two years after he retired. Consequences of being placed on the terror list - which Osman has said is "contrary ...

Former 'Apprentice' Contestant Summer Zervos Sues President-Elect Trump For Defamation Former 'Apprentice' Contestant Summer Zervos Sues President-Elect Trump For Defamation

Allred has previously claimed Trump's sexual assault cases were overshadowed by other news regarding the election, including FBI Director James Comey's announcement that authorities were reopening an investigation into former Secretary of State and D...

Iran against U.S. presence in Syria talks in Astana

In an interview with The Sunday Times , Mr Trump said he will consider reviewing USA sanctions on Russian Federation if President Vladimir Putin is prepared to reduce its stockpile of nuclear weapons. In an interview with The Times of London and Ger...

Search for flight MH370 officially called off

Messages of hope. Photo: Wikicommons. Several more pieces of debris that have been verified as coming from MH370 have since been found. The statement added that the decision to stop the MH370 search was not taken lightly or without sadness.

PUTIN: The people behind the Trump dossier are 'worse than prostitutes' PUTIN: The people behind the Trump dossier are 'worse than prostitutes'

Regardless of Trump's past criticism of Russian Federation, he turned a corner after starting his campaign for president. "Russian Federation does not see the relationship between disarmament and the lifting of sanctions", Leonid Slutsky, Chairman ...

Paul LePage Explains Civil Rights to John Lewis Paul LePage Explains Civil Rights to John Lewis

Maine's brash governor insisted that civil rights icon John Lewis needs to show white Republican presidents some appreciation for allegedly ending slavery and opposing Jim Crow laws. Maine Gov. Paul LePage (R) held a news conference January 8 t...

JCPOA belied claims against Iran: President Rouhani

A year has passed since Iran's nuclear accord with world powers has been implemented and the governor of Central Bank of Iran believes the deal has paved the way for financial institutions outside of the United States to resume work with the coun...

Local gas prices fall for first time in two months

At this time in December, a gallon of regular was selling for $2.30. Grand Rapids prices averaged $2.37/g on Sunday . This compares with the national average, which has fallen 2.5 cents in the last week to $2.34. In early trading Tuesday, petrol...

Nigerian Army Strike Hits Displaced Persons Camp, Killing Dozens, MSF Says Nigerian Army Strike Hits Displaced Persons Camp, Killing Dozens, MSF Says

Officials have admitted that one fighter shot refugees and members of the International Committee of Red Cross (ICRC) and the Medicines Sans Frontiers, the first time it is believed military sources have admitted such a mistake. Scene of yesterday'...

Dollar Is Dollar Is "Too Strong" And "It's Killing Us"

Specifically, Britain said it will see a "hard exit" rather than a "half in, half out" divorce with the EU. The weaker United States dollar since early January has helped gold and heightened uncertainty around the UK's Brexit plans sent the price...

UoH tense on Rohith Vemula's death anniversary UoH tense on Rohith Vemula's death anniversary

Police immediately took them away in a vehicle even as JAC members assembled near the main gate after coming from inside the campus. During her speech, Radhika said she was facing a threat to her life from the central government. Participants sched...

Ky. State Police investigating officer-involved shooting in Whitley County Ky. State Police investigating officer-involved shooting in Whitley County

A friend of Courtney's daughter, Jessie Taylor said that the family seemed to be happy until Friday's events occurred. Two Whitley County Sheriff's Office deputies were called to a home at around 10 p.m. Police tell us the three victims were as...

Us troops receive warm welcome in Poland Us troops receive warm welcome in Poland

The Polish Defense Ministry held "Safe Poland" picnics on Saturday in cities across the country to allow residents to meet with Polish and newly deployed U.S. Polish Defense Minister Antoni Macierewicz said the troops would help ensure "freedom, in...

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