Man arrested for allegedly planning to attack White House, other federal buildings

On Dec. 7, Taheb allegedly showed the undercover agent a hand-drawn diagram of the White House's West Wing and asked for help in finding weapons and explosives, and said "the group would fight to the end and make it a big bang", according to the do... More..

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Barron Co. Sheriff Talks 911 Response to Closs Case
by | Thursday, January 17, 2019

Barron Co. Sheriff Talks 911 Response to Closs Case

The grandfather of a 21-year-old Wisconsin man accused of kidnapping 13-year-old Jayme Closs and killing her parents during a home invasion says his grandson was "quiet and shy". Patterson's defense attorneys...More..

Fake editions of Washington Post falsely claim Trump resigns
by | Thursday, January 17, 2019

Fake editions of Washington Post falsely claim Trump resigns

The Post is narrowly correct that the public inclines against seeing immigration as a crisis, but with 47 percent saying it is a "serious problem" and only 26 percent saying it is not a serious problem, it lo...More..

Death sentence heightens China, Canada tensions
by | Thursday, January 17, 2019

Death sentence heightens China, Canada tensions

Two other Canadians, former diplomat Michael Kovrig and businessman Michael Spavor , are also being held in China on unspecified allegations related to national security. The decision comes against the bac...More..

Russian Federation claims American Paul Whelan was caught spying ‘red-handed’
by | Thursday, January 17, 2019

Russian Federation claims American Paul Whelan was caught spying ‘red-handed’

In his answers, Russia's top diplomat derided suggestions that Trump was a Russian spy or that Moscow was happy over Britain's Brexit troubles. The treaty bans development, testing and deployment of land-...More..

Drug trafficker tells of bribe to ex-president of Mexico
by | Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Drug trafficker tells of bribe to ex-president of Mexico

The New York Times reported that Cifuentes said an intermediary paid the bribe to Peña Nieto. Guzman allegedly founded the Sinaloa Cartel, an worldwide money laundering, drug trafficking and organized crim...More..

Military says American troops killed in Syria attack claimed by Islamic State
by | Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Military says American troops killed in Syria attack claimed by Islamic State

Sean Ryan, a spokesman for the US -led Operation Inherent Resolve, via email. At least four United States troops have been killed in a suicide bomb attack claimed by Isis in Syria, just weeks after Donald Tr...More..

Giant rotating ice disk spurs curiosity
by | Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Giant rotating ice disk spurs curiosity

Bertlesman told the Portland Press Herald , 'It's certainly not every day that you can watch a spinning circle of ice in the river'. "It kind of looks like a crop circle", Doug Bertlesman told the Portland ...More..

After defeat, European Union calls for clarity around Brexit intentions
by | Wednesday, January 16, 2019

After defeat, European Union calls for clarity around Brexit intentions

May, who now has three days to bring a revised plan back to parliament, will now most likely seek concessions from the European Union , then put her deal to parliament a second time. "Crushing defeat", "humili...More..

Trudeau reaches out to Ardern over China
by | Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Trudeau reaches out to Ardern over China

The pair discussed the legal treatment and detention of Canadian citizens in China , and the extradition case of a Huawei executive in Canada , according to Trudeau's office. The sentence came during a clash ...More..

Jan 26 citizen ceremonies to be compulsory
by | Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Jan 26 citizen ceremonies to be compulsory

He's also trying to ban board shorts. This is because around the country there is ongoing debate about whether or not the arrival of the first fleet - regarded by some as "invasion day" - is an appropriate date...More..

Brexit vote today: British Parliament expected to vote against May’s deal
by | Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Brexit vote today: British Parliament expected to vote against May’s deal

We will oppose the toxic backstop and vote against the WA (withdrawal agreement). Some commentators suggest May could return to Brussels , seeking further assurances on the deal and the future EU-UK relation...More..

President Trump serves fast food to Clemson in weird White House visit
by | Wednesday, January 16, 2019

President Trump serves fast food to Clemson in weird White House visit

So, Trump - who said he paid for it himself - made a decision to put on a spread of fast food for the visiting champions, consisting of items from McDonald's , Wendy's, and Dominos. He said: 'I would thi...More..

Toddler OK after tumbling from moving vehicle
by | Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Toddler OK after tumbling from moving vehicle

Chad Mock watched the toddler fall out of the auto and rushed to help. According to the City of Mankato Public Safety, the child was assessed by first responders and was found to be uninjured as a result of ...More..

The Times view on Trump and Turkey
by | Wednesday, January 16, 2019

The Times view on Trump and Turkey

The White House meanwhile said that Trump warned his Turkish counterpart against harming Kurdish military units that have been closely allied to USA forces in Syria. Will devastate Turkey economically if they...More..

Iran's Missiles Used in Satellite Launches Threaten Europe, Middle East - Pompeo
by | Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Iran's Missiles Used in Satellite Launches Threaten Europe, Middle East - Pompeo

But in the actual launch, the satellite failed to reach the required speed on detachment from the rocket in the third stage. Iran's next satellite scheduled for a launch is the Doosti ("friendship" in Farsi)....More..

ALERT - Militant extremist attack Kenya's Nairobi
by | Wednesday, January 16, 2019

ALERT - Militant extremist attack Kenya's Nairobi

What appeared to be plainclothes security forces inched their way toward the scene, guns in hand. Al-Shabab - the Somalia-based Islamic group that carried out the 2013 Westgate Mall attack in Nairobi that le...More..

Official decries blocking of birth control rules
by | Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Official decries blocking of birth control rules

A U.S. judge in California on Sunday blocked Trump administration rules, which would allow more employers to opt out of providing women with no-cost birth control , from taking effect in 13 states and Wash...More..

Saudi teen says she wants to work for freedom for women
by | Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Saudi teen says she wants to work for freedom for women

Qunun grabbed global attention last week after she barricaded herself in a Bangkok airport hotel room to resist being sent home to her family, which denies abusing her. "Today, and for years to come, I will w...More..

Confirmation Hearing of Attorney General Nominee William Barr
by | Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Confirmation Hearing of Attorney General Nominee William Barr

On Tuesday, Barr will seek to assure lawmakers that the memo was narrowly focused on a single theory of obstruction that media reports suggested Mueller might be considering, according to a copy of his pr...More..

Trump Waves Off Ocasio-Cortez Question: ‘Who Cares? Geez’
by | Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Trump Waves Off Ocasio-Cortez Question: ‘Who Cares? Geez’

On Thursday, the former senator of CT said Ocasio-Cortez was too "different" and "controversial" for the party, which he says has shifted to the center of the political spectrum. Former Sen. Joe Lieberman say...More..

An Unhinged Donald Trump Attacks Elizabeth Warren With A Racially-Charged Tweet
by | Tuesday, January 15, 2019

An Unhinged Donald Trump Attacks Elizabeth Warren With A Racially-Charged Tweet

Trump tweeted , along with the Instagram live video Warren posted on New Year's Eve to announce her candidacy over a beer with her husband, Bruce. One reporter also asked what kind of beer she was drinking,...More..

Trump, following explosive news reports, denies he worked for Russian Federation
by | Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Trump, following explosive news reports, denies he worked for Russian Federation

Trump has repeatedly withheld details of his conversations with Putin, according to current and former US officials, a practice that has left officials blind to the dynamic between the two leaders and intensifi...More..

Divers find crashed Lion Air's cockpit voice recorder
by | Monday, January 14, 2019

Divers find crashed Lion Air's cockpit voice recorder

Human remains were also discovered at the seabed location, Djamaluddin said. The cockpit voice recorder from a Lion Air jet that crashed last October has been recovered, Indonesian authorities said Monday, ...More..

Police responding to active shooter at UPS facility in New Jersey
by | Monday, January 14, 2019

Police responding to active shooter at UPS facility in New Jersey

Cops said two people have been taken hostage. On Monday, officers in New Jersey responded to an active shooter at a UPS facility in Logan Township. UPS said it's working with law enforcement, which is respo...More..

Saudi teen lands in Canada after fleeing family
by | Monday, January 14, 2019

Saudi teen lands in Canada after fleeing family

An 18-year-old Saudi woman who fled her family and sought asylum when she arrived in Thailand will leave Bangkok for Canada on Friday, a Thai immigration official said. Thai authorities initially threaten...More..

Pompeo Meets with Saudi Crown Prince
by | Monday, January 14, 2019

Pompeo Meets with Saudi Crown Prince

Pompeo's visit came as human rights groups have been calling on Saudi Arabia to provide independent global monitors access to detained female prisoners amid mounting reports of torture and sexual harassment...More..

Zimbabwe burning: As country collapses, Ed to join WEF meeting
by | Monday, January 14, 2019

Zimbabwe burning: As country collapses, Ed to join WEF meeting

Police clashed with protesters in the Zimbabwean capital as the main labor-union confederation began a national strike after the government more than doubled fuel prices to the highest in the world. The governm...More..

GOP members ready to take action against Steve King
by | Monday, January 14, 2019

GOP members ready to take action against Steve King

Steve King's comments questioning how the phrase "white supremacist" could be offensive, those networks spent just under 30 minutes on the subject. We are a great nation and this divisiveness is hurting ever...More..

Bolton, a Seriously Deranged Madman, Sought Options to Strike Iran
by | Monday, January 14, 2019

Bolton, a Seriously Deranged Madman, Sought Options to Strike Iran

No one was harmed by the explosions, which landed in a vacant lot, and there was little media attention given the relative frequency of such attacks on Green Zone. He has worked with Secretary of State Mike Po...More..

China says detained Canadian Michael Kovrig doesn't have diplomatic immunity
by | Monday, January 14, 2019

China says detained Canadian Michael Kovrig doesn't have diplomatic immunity

His case was then publicized by the Chinese press following the December 1 arrest of Huawei's chief financial officer, Meng Wanzhou , on us charges related to doing business with Iran. "Many factors in this ca...More..

Polish mayor stabbed while on stage during a charity event
by | Monday, January 14, 2019

Polish mayor stabbed while on stage during a charity event

Some said they were given time off work to help save Adamowicz. Earlier on Monday Dr Stefaniak had said that the mayor was alive but was not able to breathe on his own and is on a life support machine. The ...More..

Greek Defence Minister Resigns Ahead Of Macedonia Name Vote
by | Monday, January 14, 2019

Greek Defence Minister Resigns Ahead Of Macedonia Name Vote

Mr Tsipras's party has 145 seats in the 300-seat Parliament. On Friday, 81 of 120 Macedonian MPs voted in favour of the name change, securing the required 2/3rds majority. A Greek prosecutor had on Saturday o...More..

Area Leading To Where Jayme Closs Escaped Now Open
by | Monday, January 14, 2019

Area Leading To Where Jayme Closs Escaped Now Open

Barron County Sheriff Christopher Fitzgerald said he does not believe her kidnapper took her across state lines. Kasinskas said she told the 911 dispatcher: "Jake Patterson, Jayme, this is real". "All this wa...More..

Meghan Markle’s bodyguard to quit after less than a year
by | Monday, January 14, 2019

Meghan Markle’s bodyguard to quit after less than a year

Meghan's bodyguard, who is thought to hold the rank of inspector, had replaced Sgt Bill Renshaw, Harry's long-standing head of security. However, it was reported that the desire of the American former actre...More..