World Media

Gates pleads guilty; Manafort faces new accusation

Gates pleads guilty; Manafort faces new accusation Gates misled investigators about a March 2013 meeting between Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-Calif.); former Rep. Vin Weber (R-Minn.), who's now a lobbyist at Mercury; and Manafort, which took place a few months before Gusenbauer's lobbying blitz of Capitol Hill. [Full Article...]

Trump says arming teachers could help prevent school massacres

Trump says arming teachers could help prevent school massacres Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, a New York Democrat, said the bill is "a small step", but said Democrats want to see universal background check legislation. The NRA advocated for this in the wake of the 2012 mass shooting at an elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut, that left 20 children dead. The president then suggested if he pulled law enforcement out of California you would have ... [Full Article...]

Allies urge Trump to not go further on gun control measures

Allies urge Trump to not go further on gun control measures The National Association of School Resource Officers, which provides training to school-based law enforcement officers, said it opposes arming teacher. "I'm not saying you love the tragedy". "Crying white mothers are ratings gold to you". "And then you go the further step, and that's the movies". "If they thought like if this guy thought that other people would be shooting bullets back at him, h... [Full Article...]

Dozens Killed, Wounded In South Yemen Attacks Claimed By Islamic State

Dozens Killed, Wounded In South Yemen Attacks Claimed By Islamic State They said the attacks appeared to have targeted a camp used by anti-terrorism forces in south-western Aden. The sources said the blasts caused civilian and military casualties. The terrorist group Daesh has claimed responsibility for the bombings, according to Reuters. It gave no further details. Saudi Arabia leads an Arab military coalition that intervened in Yemen in 2015 to support the gove... [Full Article...]

Dalit girl burnt alive in UP village

Dalit girl burnt alive in UP village The teenager had gone out to buy vegetables and was on her way back home in her bicycle when she was allegedly attacked. Locals said she didn't have enmity with anyone in the village. Soon after, her burnt body was recovered in the village. CNN-News18 further reported that the police had not ruled out the possibility of rape. "The police have registered a case against unidentified culprits". [Full Article...]

European Central Bank says Latvia's ABLV failing, to wind up

European Central Bank says Latvia's ABLV failing, to wind up The European Central Bank on Saturday announced it plans to close a Latvian bank linked to claims of money laundering involving North Korea . "Our further decisions will be aimed at organising the pay-out of compensations and we will duly inform about it in near future". [Full Article...]

Thousands flock to see Rev. Billy Graham's procession from mountains to Charlotte

Thousands flock to see Rev. Billy Graham's procession from mountains to Charlotte The highway running past the world headquarters of his evangelical empire in Charlotte is called Billy Graham Parkway. And a 2011 poll found him to be the most revered person in the state, beating out TV star Andy Griffith and basketball coach Dean Smith. [Full Article...]

Two people have been shot outside a bank in Zurich

Two people have been shot outside a bank in Zurich Police said the exact circumstances surrounding the shooting were still being investigated. Police tweeted: "Two persons deceased after violent offence at the Lagerstrasse". Authorities gave no more details, but said the situation was under control and there was no danger to the public. "The area around the crime scene was cordoned off on a large scale". [Full Article...]

A serial robber meets his match in a mom-and-daughter team

A serial robber meets his match in a mom-and-daughter team Sergeant Brandon Watkins, of the Tulsa Police Department, identified Tyrone Lee, 36, as the alleged attacker and said he is suspected of carrying out several other armed robberies in the area. Ring fired two rounds at the man as he tried to flee the store. Ring managed to fire off another round before wrestling the criminal to keep hold of her gun. [Full Article...]

Severe Weather Alert Day: Saturday, Feb

Severe Weather Alert Day: Saturday, Feb Gusts of 25-35 miles per hour wind. This system will end up stalling, so clouds will linger into the afternoon and I'm expecting the coverage of rain to ramp up again Sunday night. The timeline is pointing toward the 4 p.m.to 10 p.m. time frame on Saturday. HOWEVER, keep up with the latest on any storms that break out this afternoon, as the atmosphere for any of the storms is conducive for sever... [Full Article...]

Companies cutting ties with NRA grows to include Delta, MetLife, Best Western

Companies cutting ties with NRA grows to include Delta, MetLife, Best Western United said it was ending a discount it has offered for travel to the NRA's annual meeting. And the gun lobbying group, which is funded largely by its own members, is unlikely to be moved by snubs from companies with which it had only loose and peripheral ties. [Full Article...]

Air raids in Syria ahead of United Nations ceasefire vote

Air raids in Syria ahead of United Nations ceasefire vote Syrian government warplanes supported by Russian Federation have continued their bombardment of the rebel-controlled eastern suburbs of Damascus for a sixth day, killing five people, activists said. Russia's Permanent Representative Vassily Nebenzia dismissed the descriptions of the dire situation in East Ghouta as one-sided and said that several thousands of terrorists from organisations like th... [Full Article...]

These Companies Are Done With the NRA

These Companies Are Done With the NRA There was also a wave of vehicle rental outfits. The Hertz Corp.: "We have notified the NRA that we are ending the NRA's rental auto discount program with Hertz", the rental vehicle company tweeted Thursday afternoon. Classmate David Hogg urged more companies to end their partnerships with the NRA on Twitter, using the hashtag #NRABoycott. "DO NOT come to Florida for spring break unless gun ... [Full Article...]

Fourth British holidaymaker dies following Grand Canyon crash

Fourth British holidaymaker dies following Grand Canyon crash She is still critically ill in hospital in Las Vegas. Three of Udall's friends died. Jon Udall was on honeymoon with 29-year-old Ellie Milward. Udall was one of four people, including the pilot, who were hospitalized after the crash. In the peak season, the reservation has 350 to 400 flights per day, the Federal Aviation Administration said. It took rescuers almost nine hours to reach the cr... [Full Article...]

North to send another senior delegation for Olympic closer

North to send another senior delegation for Olympic closer She made the remarks upon arriving at Incheon International Airport, west of Seoul, to attend the upcoming closing ceremony of the PyeongChang Winter Olympics to be held on Sunday. Despite South Korean expectations that Kim Yo-jong and Pence would use the Games as an opportunity for their own diplomacy, the two ignored each other. [Full Article...]

House Democrats release intelligence memo as rebuttal to GOP

House Democrats release intelligence memo as rebuttal to GOP The White House's statement said that Trump supported the release of the Democrats' memo, despite his previous refusal to declassify it for publication earlier this month. Democrats have countered that the GOP memo was inaccurate and a misleading collection of "cherry-picked" details. Two of the key arguments in Schiff's memo are that the FBI's request for a FISA warrant on Page was proper, and ... [Full Article...]

Russian Federation blocks UNSC vote on cease-fire in Syria

Russian Federation blocks UNSC vote on cease-fire in Syria Aksoy said in Turkey Friday that "what is happening in Ghouta is a war of annihilation and crimes against humanity". "The humanitarian situation in Eastern Ghouta is appalling and, therefore, we need a ceasefire that stops both the horrific heavy bombardment of Eastern Ghouta and the indiscriminate mortar shelling on Damascus ", said United Nations special envoy for Syria , Staffan de ... [Full Article...]

Joe Schmidt calms fears on injured trio after Ireland victory over Wales

Joe Schmidt calms fears on injured trio after Ireland victory over Wales After conceding just two penalties in the whole match against England two weeks earlier, Wales had already fallen foul of New Zealand referee Glen Jackson three times by that stage. That tap may have come to nothing but the intent was there and Joe Schmidt revealed Sexton had highlighted at half-time that Wales were turning their backs at penalties and in that instance he was clearly looking... [Full Article...]

United States companies cut ties to NRA after school shooting

United States companies cut ties to NRA after school shooting The NRA, which has long used campaign donations and effective lobbying to command political influence, argues that stricter gun control would erode individual rights. But in a tweet Thursday saying that "customer feedback has caused us to review our relationship with the NRA", the bank announced it was stopping the program. [Full Article...]

Even President Trump Is Making Fun of President Trump's Bald Spot

Even President Trump Is Making Fun of President Trump's Bald Spot And it's not just about me, you just got talk to teaching professionals of whether that makes sense. Turning to this year's elections, Trump told conservative activists at CPAC that Republicans must not be complacent in the fall midterms, warning of bad consequences if Democrats take control of Congress. [Full Article...]


« Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 605 606 607 608 609 610 611 612 613 614 615 616 617 618 619 620 621 622 623 624 625 626 627 628 629 630 631 632 633 634 635 636 637 638 639 640 641 642 643 644 645 646 647 648 649 650 651 652 653 654 655 656 657 658 659 660 661 662 663 664 665 666 667 668 669 670 671 672 673 674 675 676 677 678 679 680 681 682 683 684 685 686 687 688 689 690 691 692 693 694 695 696 697 698 699 700 701 702 703 704 705 706 707 708 709 710 711 712 713 714 715 716 717 718 719 720 721 722 723 724 725 726 727 728 729 730 731 732 733 734 735 736 737 738 739 740 741 742 743 744 745 746 747 748 749 750 751 752 753 754 755 756 757 758 759 760 761 762 763 764 765 766 767 768 769 770 771 772 773 774 775 776 777 778 779 780 781 782 783 784 785 786 787 788 789 790 791 792 793 794 795 796 797 798 799 800 801 802 803 804 805 806 807 808 809 810 811 812 813 814 815 816 817 818 819 820 821 822 823 824 825 826 827 828 829 830 831 832  Next »