Russian journalist's fake murder in Ukraine involved pig's blood, morgue

Britain said Russian Federation was culpable for the poisoning, an allegation Moscow denies. Babchenko, 41, is a critic of President Vladimir Putin and Russian policy in Ukraine and Syria. The security service declined to say who the other 29 peo... More..

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Embattled Missouri governor resigns amid felony investigations
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

Embattled Missouri governor resigns amid felony investigations

An invasion of privacy charge related to that affair was dismissed earlier this month , though a special prosecutor was appointed last week and charges could be re-filed. In his speech, Greitens said h...More..

Stormy's lawyer ends bid for role in Cohen case
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

Stormy's lawyer ends bid for role in Cohen case

Hendon then blasted Avenatti's court filing stating that Egan Avenatti was not the law firm for Daniels' as "carefully constructed" and "misleading". Cohen has asked Wood to deny Avenatti permission to appe...More..

Trump 'WILL walk away' from North Korea talks 'without compromise'
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

Trump 'WILL walk away' from North Korea talks 'without compromise'

Both the U.S. and North Korea have committed themselves to the "de-nuclearisation" of the Korean peninsula, but it is far from clear how that can be achieved. "Hopefully we will have a meeting on the (June) 1...More..

United States firms in China still fear a trade war
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

United States firms in China still fear a trade war

By June 15, Washington will release a list of some $ 50 billion worth of Chinese goods that will be subject to a 25-percent tariff, the White House said in a statement . China's Ministry of Commerce said ...More..

Italy renews attempt to form a government to end turmoil
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

Italy renews attempt to form a government to end turmoil

After the president turned to Cottarelli to form a neutral government that would lead Italy until an early election was held, stock markets plunged Tuesday in both Europe's third-largest economy and around the ...More..

Trump's global trade war
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

Trump's global trade war

The Trump administration's decision to impose punishing new tariffs on Canadian steel and aluminum could have dire consequences for Canada's defence sector and drive up the price of new military equipment...More..

Sushma says open for talks with Pakistan with terror rider
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

Sushma says open for talks with Pakistan with terror rider

Yet Reuters reported on May 30 that India's Reliance Industries, which owns the world's biggest refining complex in the state of Gujarat, has significant exposure to the us financial system and was wary of ...More..

Justice Obstructed? Trump, Sessions & the Federal Bureau of Investigation
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

Justice Obstructed? Trump, Sessions & the Federal Bureau of Investigation

Trump has spent almost a year attacking Sessions over his decision in March 2017 to recuse himself from matters related to the Russian Federation investigation. In a Fox News interview , Gowdy said the FBI'...More..

China says Trump hurts credibility with tariffs
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

China says Trump hurts credibility with tariffs

In mid-May, China agreed to boost imports of USA grain as well as oil and gas. The announcement raises the stakes for the third round of talks between the two economies. Ross is expected to try to get China...More..

IT’S ON: White House Says Trump-Kim Summit ‘EXPECTED’ for June 12
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

IT’S ON: White House Says Trump-Kim Summit ‘EXPECTED’ for June 12

While the China stopover may be simply explained by the lack of a direct route between North Korea and the US, the destination of NY was a shift from an original plan to go to Washington, D.C. A top aide to Nor...More..

Israeli hits dozens of Gaza targets after Palestinian mortar barrage
by | Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Israeli hits dozens of Gaza targets after Palestinian mortar barrage

On Tuesday night, a rocket hit an Israeli home near the Gaza border, but no one was hurt, the military said . Israeli tank fire and airstrikes hit Gaza on Tuesday. Israeli forces have killed more than 10...More..

'Murdered' Russian journalist Arkady Babchenko is alive
by | Wednesday, May 30, 2018

'Murdered' Russian journalist Arkady Babchenko is alive

Mr Babchenko told the news conference he'd previously fled Russian Federation after receiving death threats. However, he turned up at the presser today with Ukrainian officials who said the country's Security...More..

by | Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Anti-Kremlin Russian journalist shot and killed in Ukraine

Arkady Babchenko appeared at the news conference called by the head of the Ukrainian Security Service to thank everyone who was mourning his death, the Associated Press reported. Russian citizen Arkady Babc...More..

After Dramatic Rescue, France Makes 'Spider-Man' a Citizen
by | Tuesday, May 29, 2018

After Dramatic Rescue, France Makes 'Spider-Man' a Citizen

He said he heard the honking of horns and people in the streets shouting and didn't stop to think, running across the road to save the small boy . He personally thanked Mr Gassama , gave him a medal for c...More..

South Korea want more talks with North Korea before summit
by | Tuesday, May 29, 2018

South Korea want more talks with North Korea before summit

A top aide to the North Korean leader has arrived in Singapore in the latest indication that the on-again-off-again summit with United States president Donald Trump is going ahead. Some say Trump's sudd...More..

Florida woman escapes abusive boyfriend by slipping a note to vet's staff
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

Florida woman escapes abusive boyfriend by slipping a note to vet's staff

Floyd has been charged with domestic violence , aggravated assault with a firearm, false imprisonment, simple battery and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. The note worked, and officers from the De...More..

Hero teacher in school shooting released from hospital
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

Hero teacher in school shooting released from hospital

A woman who identified herself as Seaman's mother posted on Facebook that her son was shot three times and was in surgery. Jason Seaman was released from Indiana University Health on Saturday (May 26) a...More..

Irish Catholics interpret support for abortion as ‘anti-church vote’
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

Irish Catholics interpret support for abortion as ‘anti-church vote’

International Development Secretary Penny Mordaunt said Ireland's vote was a "hopeful" day for Northern Ireland. Women celebrate the result of yesterday's referendum on liberalizing abortion law, in Dublin...More..

Abortion vote heaps pressure on May to liberalise laws in Northern Ireland
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

Abortion vote heaps pressure on May to liberalise laws in Northern Ireland

All but one of Ireland's 40 constituencies voted "Yes" and contributed to the 66 percent that carried the proposal, nearly an exact reversal of the 1983 referendum result that inserted the ban into the cons...More..

Row over economy minister pick threatens new Italian government
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

Row over economy minister pick threatens new Italian government

Italy's populist Five Star Movement (M5S) and far-right Lega party proposed to Mattarella the candidacy of Conte on Monday. The former International Monetary Fund official said that he would plan for gen...More..

We’re Having Talks with North Korea about ‘Reinstating the Summit’
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

We’re Having Talks with North Korea about ‘Reinstating the Summit’

After years of tension over Pyongyang's nuclear weapons program, Kim and Trump agreed this month to hold what would be the first meeting between a serving United States president and a North Korean leader. Re...More..

Ireland votes to legalise abortion in landslide ‘Yes’ victory: exit polls
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Ireland votes to legalise abortion in landslide ‘Yes’ victory: exit polls

After that, abortions will only be allowed until the 24th week of pregnancy if there is a risk to a woman's life, or a risk of serious harm to the physical or mental health of a woman. The heated, emotional c...More..

Judge orders man to move out of parents' house
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Judge orders man to move out of parents' house

Presiding judge Justice Donald Greenwood urged the defendant to resolve the matter directly with his parents , sat just behind him in the court gallery, but he declined. The parents filed an official eviction ...More..

Irish Women Turn Out in Droves to Repeal Constitutional Ban on Abortion
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Irish Women Turn Out in Droves to Repeal Constitutional Ban on Abortion

A recent survey showed 56 percent of Irish voters said they were planning to vote "yes" to repeal the amendment, but the gap has steadily narrowed in recent weeks, perhaps due to a "no" campaign funded in pa...More..

Top congressmen meet with intelligence officials about Federal Bureau of Investigation informant
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Top congressmen meet with intelligence officials about Federal Bureau of Investigation informant

Democrats fought successfully to be included after the White House said Wednesday it planned only to brief two top Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee on Thursday and make the bipartisan group ...More..

In Custody After Reports of Shots Fired at Trump Golf Resort
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

In Custody After Reports of Shots Fired at Trump Golf Resort

There were no other known victims, the Doral Police Department said on Twitter . "These officers did not hesitate one second to engage this individual that was actively shooting in the lobby of the hotel", M...More..

Woman arrested after defecating on floor, throwing feces at coffee shop cashier
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Woman arrested after defecating on floor, throwing feces at coffee shop cashier

She then picks up the excrement and throws it at staff. According to the New York Post , the suspect was captured on video inside a Tim Hortons location in Langley as she squatted in the dining area and defe...More..

European Union moves to block U.S. sanctions on Iran
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

European Union moves to block U.S. sanctions on Iran

The EU wants to salvage the nuclear deal and its blocking statute is the most powerful tool at its immediate disposal, as it means EU companies won't have to comply with U.S. UK Foreign Minister Boris Johnson c...More..

Michigan State University Pays $500M To Larry Nassar's Victims
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Michigan State University Pays $500M To Larry Nassar's Victims

The former USA Gymnastics doctor, who also served at an on-campus clinic at Michigan State , earlier this year received two prison sentences of up to 125 years and up to 175 years after hundreds of young wom...More..

Scotland refused to support the bill on Brexit
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Scotland refused to support the bill on Brexit

The two Governments aim to settle their long-running dispute over where powers returning to the United Kingdom post-Brexit should be held. Although the Scottish Parliament has no veto over the bill, the refus...More..

Sens. Burr, Warner: 'No doubt' Russian Federation tried to interfere in 2016 election
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Sens. Burr, Warner: 'No doubt' Russian Federation tried to interfere in 2016 election

Goldstone testified to the Senate committee that when the deal was almost completed to bring the Miss Universe pageant to Moscow following meetings in Las Vegas in June of 2013, there was an immediate effor...More..

Teachers in red gather before North Carolina education rally
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Teachers in red gather before North Carolina education rally

The teachers' group favors a proposal by Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper to raise salaries by stopping planned tax cuts on corporations and high-income households. North Carolina teachers earn about $50,000 on avera...More..

Tom Wolfe, Bonfire of the Vanities author, dies aged 87
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Tom Wolfe, Bonfire of the Vanities author, dies aged 87

His novels " The Right Stuff " and " The Bonfire of the Vanities " both became major Hollywood films in 1983 and 1990 respectfully, Wolfe also wrote 1998's Almost Heroes with the late Chris Farley . "He is...More..

Bolton warns sanctions possible for businesses dealing with Iran
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Bolton warns sanctions possible for businesses dealing with Iran

But last week US President Donald Trump announced he was leaving the deal and reimposing sanctions. "I'm not the national security decision-maker", Bolton said, adding that Trump "makes the decision and the a...More..

Four killed in latest Indonesia 'terror' assault
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Four killed in latest Indonesia 'terror' assault

Media said one attacker may have had a bomb strapped to his body but police did not immediately confirm the reports. Police arrested at least one man, while four others fled the scene. The coordinated church ...More..

No street parties for the Royal Wedding!
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

No street parties for the Royal Wedding!

The gossip portal earlier reported that Thomas Markle , who lives in Mexico, was back in hospital with doctors warning his heart was "seriously damaged" after a heart attack a week ago. Queen Elizabeth II is ...More..

Woman Dead, Others Injured in Explosion at Aliso Viejo Medical Building
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Woman Dead, Others Injured in Explosion at Aliso Viejo Medical Building

Authorities had not found an explosive device Tuesday night but were searching through debris that was left after the blast. The explosion, in a normally tranquil South Orange County city, prompted the evacua...More..

Facebook says Zuckerberg still won't testify in the UK
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Facebook says Zuckerberg still won't testify in the UK

But the committee believes that these answers do not provide adequate detail and have called on the company for further explanation of certain issues. While Facebook did not mention the 200 suspended apps in qu...More..

South Korean leader praises North's plan to dismantle nuke site
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

South Korean leader praises North's plan to dismantle nuke site

South Korean President Moon Jae-in welcomed the announcement Monday, calling it an "initial step in the complete denuclearisation of North Korea". The analysis was made public before North Korea holds a cer...More..