Tuesday October 17-th, 2017

Middle schooler confesses to throwing object at Trump's motorcade Middle schooler confesses to throwing object at Trump's motorcade

Mattis said the media is not the "enemy of the American people", refusing to align with President Donald Trump's startling declaration last week. The suspect implicated four others, according to police. "I'm very confident that we're going to get...

14 killed in bus accident in Philippines 14 killed in bus accident in Philippines

Dr. Manuel Bueno at the Amang Rodriguez Medical Center said the 19 students-13 male and six females, were in the operating room undergoing serious procedure. "There were some victims who are seriously injured that need to be transferred to a bigger h...

Theresa May peers over Lords' shoulders on Brexit

Lords reform shouldn't be something that's just wheeled out to intimidate Peers any time they go against the wishes of government - it should be part of a real plan for democratic reform after Brexit. "He wants any leave campaigners who are having se...

Obama Administration Rumored to Organize Secret Talks With Egypt, Israel, Jordan

Netanyahu reportedly briefed Herzog on the Aqaba summit, and the opposition leader phoned the other three participants for details. There is nothing to object to about a single state in which Israelis and Palestinians enjoy equal and democratic rig...

Led coalition claims to have destroyed IS in Mosul Led coalition claims to have destroyed IS in Mosul

The announcement of the attack marks the beginning of what could be an even tougher and more lethal phase of the fight for Mosul, the largest city that fell under ISIS control. In October, the Iraqi army - backed by a US -led air coalition and loca...

Adama Barrow Sworn in Again Adama Barrow Sworn in Again

Hundreds of thousands of Gambians welcomed Barrow's return to The Gambia on January 26. "Gambia has changed forever". "We inherited an economic decline", Barrow said, adding that the political impasse saw businesses shut down, more than 50,000 pe...

Mattis Breaks With Trump

The defense secretary added: "I don't have any issues with the press myself". On Friday, Trump tweeted that "FAKE NEWS media" is not his enemy, it is the "enemy of the American People!" The new Pentagon chief said Thomas may have been taken out...

S. Korea Positive N. Korea Murdered Kim Jong-un's Brother S. Korea Positive N. Korea Murdered Kim Jong-un's Brother

The incident, which South Koreans are calling an assassination, happened last week at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport. South Korean and U.S. officials have said he was assassinated by North Korean agents. Kim Jong Nam also criticized North Kor...

Trump tactic is 'how dictators start': McCain Trump tactic is 'how dictators start': McCain

The United States Republican Senator John McCain on Friday said that US President Donald Trump's administration was in "disarray" and that the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation will be alarmed by his team's growing incapability of "separating trut...

Sweden asks United States to clarify Trump's comments on Sweden incident Sweden asks United States to clarify Trump's comments on Sweden incident

During the rally , Trump also cited an attack in Sweden that supposedly happened on Friday - but the thing is, there was never a terror attack in Sweden . In the documentary, it links the rise in crime to immigration and refugee intake, alleg...

Tributes as former Cheltenham Colts player Dan Vickerman dies aged 37 Tributes as former Cheltenham Colts player Dan Vickerman dies aged 37

Australian Rugby Union chief executive Bill Pulver paid tribute to the giant lock. The union's Bill Pulver said Vickerman was an uncompromising competitor who forged a wonderful worldwide Rugby career despite a number of injury setbacks.

Blast in Somalia kills 20 in Mogadishu marketplace Blast in Somalia kills 20 in Mogadishu marketplace

Witnesses said the bombing targeted an intersection in southern Mogadishu's Madina district where soldiers, civilians and traders were present. Medical sources estimated that the death toll from the vehicle, which is parked on a road adjacent to th...

United States Navy begins patrol in South China Sea United States Navy begins patrol in South China Sea

China has a long history of maritime disputes with its South China Sea neighbors. The area where the group is patrolling is a disputed area; China has been asserting its rule over the waterway despite territorial claims from a number of other east ...

China to suspend coal imports from North Korea

It said the ban will be effective till the end of December this year. Beijing signalled its tougher stance last week when it rejected a shipment of coal from North Korea just a day after the country conducted a ballistic missile test.

WH disputes Trump considering use of National Guard in immigration roundup WH disputes Trump considering use of National Guard in immigration roundup

The deployment was created to support Customs and Border Protection agents in "executing logistical and administrative support, operating detection systems, providing mobile communications, augmenting border-related intelligence analysis efforts, and...

Former British PM Tony Blair: 'Rise up' to oppose Brexit

Blair, who was Britain's prime minister between 1997 and 2007, used the speech to confirm that he will be setting up an institute that works towards countering the pro-Brexit tide. "As these terms become clear, it is their right to change their mind"...

Historians just ranked 'Presidential Leadership': Any guesses where Obama landed? Historians just ranked 'Presidential Leadership': Any guesses where Obama landed?

Historians were asked to essentially grade the presidents on items like "public persuasion" and "moral authority". Edna Greene Medford: "Although 12th is a respectable overall ranking, one would have thought that former President Obama's favorab...

Afghanistan border crossing sealed

The Pakistani army has been targeting militant groups since it launched the Zarb-e-Azb campaign in June 2014. Students from Afghanistan are also enrolled in schools and universities in Pakistan. Gul Agha Roohani, provincial police chief of Nangarhar,...

Samsung boss arrested in South Korea's explosive corruption scandal Samsung boss arrested in South Korea's explosive corruption scandal

Prosecutors have accused Lee, 48, of bribing Choi, who is suspected to have procured donations from private companies for personal gain in exchange for the government allegedly granting favors to those companies. The economic health of Samsung is a...

Spoiler-Free Review: 'Logan' A Fantastic Superhero Film That Transcends The Genre Spoiler-Free Review: 'Logan' A Fantastic Superhero Film That Transcends The Genre

Logan (Hugh Jackman) is old enough and sick enough that his healing power isn't quite what it used to be. There are digressions and diversions aplenty which mostly exist to stretch the movie to its 134-minute running time. I'm sure it does connect to...

Scuffles, tear gas as anti-police protests reach Paris

The protests began after two teenage boys climbed a fence in an electricity substation and were electrocuted when trying to escape from police. CLASHES between angry youths and cops over the alleged rape of a black youth with a police baton continu...

Spain's Princess Cristina absolved in tax fraud trial - court

A lawyer with Cristina's defense team, Miquel Roca, said that the princess was "satisfied for the acknowledgement of her innocence" but that she was still convinced that her husband wasn*t guilty. He was accused of overcharging for the events and hid...

United Nations chief: No alternative' to two-state solution for Israel, Palestinians United Nations chief: No alternative' to two-state solution for Israel, Palestinians

On the eve of Netanyahu's visit to the White House, a senior White House official told reporters that while the USA will strongly push for peace a deal between the U.S. 55 per cent of Israelis and 44 per cent of Palestinians now support a two-state a...

Tony Blair calls on Remainers to stop Brexit Tony Blair calls on Remainers to stop Brexit

Blair used these results to point-blank urge opponents of Brexit to " rise up " this morning and fight to change the British people's minds about leaving the bloc. "They will say the will of the people can't alter". John Lamont, the Scottish Conser...

A look at Deere & Company (DE)'s track record of earnings A look at Deere & Company (DE)'s track record of earnings

That remains well below Deere's 80 cents per share earnings at the same time previous year. "There are signs the large ag market is nearing bottom", Josh Jepsen, Deere's manager of investor communications, said on the company's first-quarter ea...

Trump visiting Boeing factory in SC for rollout of new jetliner

Almost 3,000 production workers at Boeing's SC plant have voted not to join the Machinists, maintaining southern reluctance toward unionization. The Machinists initially petitioned for a vote at Boeing in 2015 but withdrew the request because of wh...

Powerful storm Brings Flooding to California

Temperatures in Los Angeles and Orange counties were expected to range from 57 to 61 degrees, with valley and inland temperatures likely getting similar temperatures. A flash flood watch will be in effect from Friday morning through Saturday ...

South Korea Court Approves Arrest of Samsung Heir Jay Y. Lee South Korea Court Approves Arrest of Samsung Heir Jay Y. Lee

The prosecutors argued that the 48-year-old billionaire offered a bribe of $36 million to President Park Geun-hye and her long-time friend to win government backing for a controversial merger. This is the second attempt by prosecutors to arrest Lee...

President Bashar Al-Assad: Trump's Travel Ban Does Not Target Syrians President Bashar Al-Assad: Trump's Travel Ban Does Not Target Syrians

Despite the ceasefire, Muslit said Assad and his allies were "still carrying out crimes" and he accused them of preparing a major assault against the rebel-held Ghouta region to the east of Damascus. Mr Assad spoke as peace talks were about to start ...

Say goodbye to this classic Monopoly token Say goodbye to this classic Monopoly token

That's right, Monopoly addicts, the times they are a changin'. You can still pass "Go" and collect $200 on the Monopoly board, but you soon won't be able to do it with the thimble game piece. The choices offered were a hashtag, an emoji, a fl...

Trump aide Flynn resigns over Russian Federation contacts

On Monday, Kellyanne Conway, a senior White House adviser, said Flynn "does enjoy the full confidence of the president". In particular, the Post report contradicted then Vice President-elect Mike Pence, who said on CBS News' " Face the Nati...

Kenya: Appeal to Free Jailed Doctors' Officials Due in Court Kenya: Appeal to Free Jailed Doctors' Officials Due in Court

The officials have been set free pending hearing and determination of the appeal against Justice Hellen Wasilwa's decision to jail them and parties are expected back in court on February 23. Kenya medical students protest in solidarity with a doctor'...

Kerala: BJP worker hacked to death in Thrissur Kerala: BJP worker hacked to death in Thrissur

Earlier too, the BJP had accused the CPI (M) for murdering one of its party workers. According to news agency ANI , the BJP worker has been identified as Nirmal (20). On December 28 a year ago, CPI (M) workers allegedly set fire to the house of BJ...

Paul Nuttall says he did not lose 'close friends' at Hillsborough

I haven't lost anyone who was a close personal friend. "That's not from me", said Nuttall. "I've lost someone who I know but I don't know who's written that. I have witnesses who will stand up in court to back me 100%. "It's cruel, it's nasty. ...

With Kellyanne Conway's Nordstrom 'Violation,' Ethics Office Draws Clear Line With Kellyanne Conway's Nordstrom 'Violation,' Ethics Office Draws Clear Line

Conway's actions and consider taking disciplinary action against her", Walter Shaub , director of the ethics watchdog agency, wrote in a letter dated Monday, but posted online by Democrats on the House oversight committee. Both Republican and Demo...

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