Sunday August 20-th, 2017

Liverpool Liverpool "Desperately Poor" In Win Over Burnley Says Chris Sutton

However, questions still remain. The Reds came from behind to beat Burnley and move five points clear of 5th placed Arsenal. Liverpool's top four hopes will hang in the balance. Liverpool are the clear favourites here at [1.25], and given Burnl...

Daylight Saving Time Costs Money And Frustration Daylight Saving Time Costs Money And Frustration

We can thank the energy crisis of the 1970s for extending daylight-saving time and making it a popular choice with nearly every state. It now boasts over 130,000 signatures begging Congress to "stop messing with our schedules" and to end the "ant...

Assembly Elections: Counting Begins In 5 States Assembly Elections: Counting Begins In 5 States

The results of the Uttar Pradesh election will indicate whether these efforts have been enough to sustain his - and the BJP's - popularity in the state. The BJP was also sweeping neighbouring Uttarkhand, leading in 53 of the 67 seats out of the total...

Arsenal players 'unjustifiably criticised' after loss to Bayern - Arsene Wenger Arsenal players 'unjustifiably criticised' after loss to Bayern - Arsene Wenger

Arsene Wenger insisted his players were "unjustifiably criticised" after their 5-1 loss to Bayern Munich, calling their performance "outstanding" and rejecting the notion they had let him down. "The second half it felt like he'd brought 15 players, i...

Everton Bash West Brom As Bournemouth, Hull Win Everton Bash West Brom As Bournemouth, Hull Win

Romelu Lukaku's header wrapped up the victory in the closing stages but Pulis said his team were unfortunate to go in at the break two goals down. That situation has been frustrating for Everton who, despite just one defeat in the league this yea...

US Attorney Preet Bharara Fired After Refusing Trump Request to Quit

The New York Times reported Friday that Bharara was among those asked to resign, citing an unnamed person familiar with the matter. "Today, I was sacked from my position as U.S. Though it is within his power to dismiss Bharara, doing so at this ...

German police order mall to stay closed after attack threat German police order mall to stay closed after attack threat

A shopping centre in Germany has been ordered to stay closed today due to "concrete indications about a possible attack". Last July, a German-Iranian who police say was obsessed with mass murderers including a Norwegian right-wing fanatic shot de...

Netherlands refuses landing rights for Turkish foreign minister's plane

Opponents say the change would push Turkey toward one-man rule and the erosion of basic rights and freedoms. According to local media, her auto was stopped before it could reach the port city. The move drew a furious reaction from the Turkish preside...

S. Korean court to rule on President Park's impeachment on Friday S. Korean court to rule on President Park's impeachment on Friday

Park was caught up in a wide-ranging scandal last October, with millions of demonstrators taking part in candlelight protests demanding her resignation. Both women denied wrongdoing.Park did not appear in court on Friday and did not make any commen...

USA to Turkey: Forces in Syria's Manbij to prevent escalation

They also backed two rounds of talks this year between the government and the rebels, while a third set is scheduled for next week. Yildirim says Turkey wouldn't be part of any operation including the Syrian Kurdish force. Moscow responded by barrin...

Native Americans picket White House in #NoDAPL protest Native Americans picket White House in #NoDAPL protest

The event took place the same day as similar protests across the country and a march in Washington, D.C., that ended at the White House and drew thousands of participants. Indigenous activists and their allies began fighting the pipeline in 2015, b...

Benton Man Charged For Allegedly Having Child Porn On His Computers UPDATED Benton Man Charged For Allegedly Having Child Porn On His Computers UPDATED

Murphy's indictment alleges that between November 16 and January 9, Murphy, operating under the screen name "Mr. Duckblue", knowingly conspired with others to participate in instant messaging communications to distribute child pornography images and ...

European Union leaders voted to reappoint Donald Tusk despite stark Polish opposition European Union leaders voted to reappoint Donald Tusk despite stark Polish opposition

His spokesman, Preben Aamann, tweeted that he was "waiting outside". "I will do my best to make the European Union better", Mr Tusk tweeted after being re-elected for another two-and-a-half year term, starting from June. Czech PM Bohuslav Sobotka r...

Five killed in helicopter crash in Istanbul Five killed in helicopter crash in Istanbul

A fire-fighting helicopter has crashed near Istanbul on Friday. It added that four Russians and three Turkish nationals were in the helicopter , including at least one Eczacibasi executive. Authorities have launched an investigation into the cras...

No bomb found after threat prompts Los Gatos Jewish center evacuation No bomb found after threat prompts Los Gatos Jewish center evacuation

The letter , sent Wednesday by the JCC Association of North America, the national organization of Jewish community centers, requested a meeting with Sessions and urged the Justice Department to do more to stop the threats. The Crown Heights evacua...

Volkswagen Pleads Guilty To Multiple Charges In 'Dieselgate' Case Volkswagen Pleads Guilty To Multiple Charges In 'Dieselgate' Case

The German automaker halted sales of diesel vehicles in late 2015 and has said it has no plans to resume sales of new USA diesels. In U.S. District Court in Detroit, the German automaker pleaded guilty to violating the Clean Water Act, committin...

GA man arrested, accused of holding 8 women hostage GA man arrested, accused of holding 8 women hostage

Upon his arrest, Kenndric Traman Roberts reported WXIA , faced charges of false imprisonment and trafficking a person for labor. "She advised that she, and other girls, were presented with a contact from Kendrick in which he promised them a "sig...

Israel considers bill forcing mosques to lower volume Israel considers bill forcing mosques to lower volume

The worldwide community, especially Israel's friends and allies, should intervene and make it change this religiously charged policy before it "spreads hate and ignites tensions" between Muslims and Jews, as Tzipi Livni from the centre-left Zionist U...

Hawaiian Airlines Flight Diverted Over Cost Of A Blanket

Then, during an in-flight call with an airline representative, the man said he "would like to take someone behind the woodshed for this", Pedregon said. "(The crew) took offence to the statement that he made. Passengers on the flight had mixed reac...

Noel Francisco to inherit Supreme Court lectern as solicitor general Noel Francisco to inherit Supreme Court lectern as solicitor general

Francisco now serves as acting solicitor general and has served as principal deputy solicitor general since January. Francisco previously worked at the Jones Day Law Firm. In his most recent high-profile Supreme Court case, Francisco represente...

AIG's Hancock Relinquishes CEO Role Amid Pressure From Carl Icahn AIG's Hancock Relinquishes CEO Role Amid Pressure From Carl Icahn

AIG shares climbed 1.6 percent in early NY trading as investors reacted positively to the resignation of CEO Peter Hancock. He will remain at the company until a replacement is found. The negative number was mostly because of a $5.6 billion increase...

Spicer: No female White House staffers skip work

Tom Cotton has said that new plan could make the health care situation worse. According to Breitbart , Spicer falsely stated that the healthcare bill represents a full repeal of Obamacare. He did not respond to a question about Trump's beliefs on th...

Several Injured In Axe Attack At German Train Station Several Injured In Axe Attack At German Train Station

Shocking images show injured passengers lying on the floor in the station, surrounded by paramedics. A reporter for German newspaper Der Speigel at the scene said he had seen two injured people, and the situation was returning to calm. The rail sta...

Sen. Franken: Sessions Committed Perjury During Confirmation Hearing Sen. Franken: Sessions Committed Perjury During Confirmation Hearing

The fact that the Attorney General of the US misled a Senate committee, at best, and possibly perjured himself , at worst, during his confirmation hearings , should result in an automatic firing. Bush administration and served in the job for the ...

Man Claiming To Be Kim Jong Nam's Son Emerges In YouTube Video Man Claiming To Be Kim Jong Nam's Son Emerges In YouTube Video

Tuesday's video has put a new spotlight on a young man who - like his father - has voiced public criticism of his family's rule in North Korea. A man claiming to be the son of murdered Kim Jong-Nam has said in a video posted online that he is l...

Iraq forces hunt for remaining IS fighters in west Mosul Iraq forces hunt for remaining IS fighters in west Mosul

Iraqi Special Operations Forces (ISOF) gather as the civilians stand near their homes during a battle with Islamic State militants, east of Mosul, Iraq. Figures close to Abadi have previously said that the Iraqi premier is considering the appointment...

A Cherished Natural Wonder Has Collapsed Into the Sea A Cherished Natural Wonder Has Collapsed Into the Sea

Tanya was joined in Malta by fellow SI Swimsuit models Robyn Lawley , Samantha Hoopes , Kate Bock and Kelly Rohrbach , but was the only model to be photographed in front of the iconic Azure Window. Whenever we lose something which is unique to t...

Bomb threat targets Atlanta Anti-Defamation League office Bomb threat targets Atlanta Anti-Defamation League office

Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced today he is launching a law enforcement investigation into the latest Jewish Community Center threats in NY. Every US senator has signed a letter calling for greater federal help in tackling a new wave of bomb threa...

Fire at Guatemala orphanage leaves at least 19 dead Fire at Guatemala orphanage leaves at least 19 dead

Jorge de Leon, the country's human rights prosecutor, said that at least 100 children had been located after escaping from the shelter and more had managed to flee. "Twenty-five people with burns and 19 died in the rehabilitation center safe home in ...

FBI's Comey Says 'You're Stuck With Me' for Another Six Years FBI's Comey Says 'You're Stuck With Me' for Another Six Years

The FBI Director did not address recent claims by WikiLeaks, which accused the Central Intelligence Agency of having become a hacking organization with the power to remotely spy through software in Samsung smart TVs, iPhones, iPads and android device...

Arlene Foster says she wants to establish 'one party for unionism' Arlene Foster says she wants to establish 'one party for unionism'

Perhaps her upbeat mood stemmed from the complete absence of any reporters at the hastily-arranged "press conference" in Parliament Buildings, but according to party sources it was more a reflection of the positive response the DUP leader received at...

Daycare worker charged after security camera captures her shoving child down steps Daycare worker charged after security camera captures her shoving child down steps

In the video you see the child walking in front of the accused worker when all of a sudden she pushes her down the stairs. Police say Gable is charged with simple assault, harassment, and endangering the welfare of a child and will also likely be...

White House calls reported Trump meeting with Russian ambassador 'absurd' White House calls reported Trump meeting with Russian ambassador 'absurd'

Sessions has been taking heat for two meetings he had with Kislyak during the campaign when he was on the Senate Armed Services Committee. "I have been called a surrogate at a time or two in that campaign and I ... Feehery added that Trump's pencha...

Republicans release Obamacare replacement bill

Critics say the biggest problem with the plan is that it appears certain to result in millions of people losing coverage, despite President Trump's assurances, CNN reports . The bill also eliminates a cap on write-offs for company employees wh...

'Is Lord Mayor of Delhi next idea', Chidambaram mocks Kejriwal 'Is Lord Mayor of Delhi next idea', Chidambaram mocks Kejriwal

Kejriwal added, "In the assembly polls you gave us 67 seats, but this time don't leave any such gap". He also compared the electricity rate of Delhi with other states. At an event to mark the inauguration of sewer and drains in Uttam Nagar, Kejriwa...

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