Russian Bear Bombers Near Alaska Intercepted Again

NORAD did not say how close to American airspace the Russian aircraft flew nor in which direction. The U.S. military said Wednesday that two Russian nuclear-capable bombers escorted by two fighter jets flew near Alaska on september 11 before ... More..

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A running list of Donald Trump's conspiracy theories
by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

A running list of Donald Trump's conspiracy theories

Rick Scott again distanced himself from the president's Twitter claim that 3,000 people did not die during and in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria despite a widely-accepted study . He added: "Casualties...More..

Ex-Trump campaign chair Manafort to plead guilty to conspiracy charges
by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

Ex-Trump campaign chair Manafort to plead guilty to conspiracy charges

They said "The President did nothing wrong and Paul Manafort will tell the truth"-taking out the truth part because that is very much the problem". It could be directly related to the Trump campaign or mere...More..

Putin says Russian Federation has identified Salisbury attack suspects
by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

Putin says Russian Federation has identified Salisbury attack suspects

Detectives believe it is likely the two Salisbury suspects, thought to be aged around 40, travelled under aliases and that Mr Petrov and Mr Boshirov are not their real names. "We have repeatedly asked Russian F...More..

Trump Files Sanctions Order To Fight Election Interference
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Trump Files Sanctions Order To Fight Election Interference

Sanctions will be calibrated based on the seriousness of the interference, Bolton said . National security adviser John Bolton said a new White House order on election security isn't aimed at any particula...More..

Trump Cancels Trip To Ireland
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Trump Cancels Trip To Ireland

During a regular press briefing, a spokeswoman for the State Department said she could not answer a question from U.S. press about the Irish visit. The visit would have been Trump's first to Ireland since bec...More..

FEMA warns about hurricane as D.C
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

FEMA warns about hurricane as D.C

Jeff Byard , the Federal Emergency Management Agency's associate administrator for response and recovery, said the important issue was that the hurricane would be a "Mike Tyson punch to the Carolina coast" and ...More..

1 dead, 12 injured in dozens of gas blasts near Boston
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

1 dead, 12 injured in dozens of gas blasts near Boston

Columbia had announced earlier on Thursday that it would be upgrading gas lines in neighbourhoods across the state, including the area where the explosions happened. The former head of the agency, Mr Brigham ...More..

Paul Manafort signals he intends to plead guilty before new trial
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Paul Manafort signals he intends to plead guilty before new trial

On Thursday, ABC News reported that Manafort's legal team had reached a tentative deal with Mueller's team after an hours-long meeting at the special counsel's downtown Washington , DC, offices. Several defend...More..

Plane carrying body of Pakistani ex-PM Nawaz Sharif's wife reaches Lahore
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Plane carrying body of Pakistani ex-PM Nawaz Sharif's wife reaches Lahore

Kulsoom's funeral prayers will be held at the Sharif Medical City in Jati Umra neighbourhood at 5 pm (local time) today. Maryam Nawaz also saw her grandmother and was seen weeping at most of the occasions as ...More..

British mass surveillance program violated human rights law — EU Court
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

British mass surveillance program violated human rights law — EU Court

The judgement said the system revealed by Mr Snowden simply did not have any proper safeguards because it led to completely "untargeted" collection of information. The case centred on powers given to security...More..

Paul Manafort Reaches
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Paul Manafort Reaches "Tentative" Plea Deal

Manafort and his most senior defense attorneys spent more than four hours Thursday in discussions with a team of special prosecutors who are involved in the ongoing investigation into whether there was co...More..

EU's chief Brexit negotiator says deal possible by November
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

EU's chief Brexit negotiator says deal possible by November

May's government says its critics have failed to present a viable alternative to her Chequers proposal. The prime minister faces a torrid Conservative conference in Birmingham in early October, with Mr John...More..

EU Parliament votes for action against Hungary on the Article 7 procedure
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

EU Parliament votes for action against Hungary on the Article 7 procedure

The vote was based on a report that voiced concerns about judicial independence, corruption, freedom of expression, academic freedom, religious freedom, and the rights of minorities and refugees under eight yea...More..

Restaurant chain lost £145m in value after dead rat found in soup
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Restaurant chain lost £145m in value after dead rat found in soup

The staff at the restaurant allegedly offered the couple 20,000 yuan, which is $3,000 United States dollars, for them to have an abortion if they were concerned for the child's health. Health officials investig...More..

EC President calls on EU to flex global muscle as US retreats
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

EC President calls on EU to flex global muscle as US retreats

The speech is a yearly fixture and is used by the president to take stock of the past year and present priorities for the year ahead. On the Irish border, Juncker said that member states would show solidarity...More..

by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Greek cliff collapses on popular beach, injuring seven

A video shot by an onlooker showed a huge slab of rock sliding off the 200-metre cliff face above Navagio beach and crashing onto the sand, narrowly missing two people below. While now, no one is missing,...More..

Cardinal Wuerl to discuss his possible resignation with Pope Francis
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Cardinal Wuerl to discuss his possible resignation with Pope Francis

While DiNardo offered no specifics about how they plan to address the abuse, he said they prayed with the pope "for God's mercy and strength as we work to heal the wounds". Cardinal Donald Wuerl was named i...More..

Muslim minority in China's Xinjiang face 'political indoctrination'
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Muslim minority in China's Xinjiang face 'political indoctrination'

Asked whether or not the U.S. was considering economic sanctions against Chinese officials accused of overseeing the policies, Nauert acknowledged the State Department had received a letter from members of ...More..

Schoolgirl (9) sparks intense debate in Australia after anthem protest
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Schoolgirl (9) sparks intense debate in Australia after anthem protest

Harper Nielsen , a student at Kenmore South State School in Brisbane, made a decision to protest against Advance Australia Fair , saying it was not inclusive of indigenous Australians . Controversial right-wi...More..

Bombing in Afghanistan Kills at Least 68 at Quiet Yell
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Bombing in Afghanistan Kills at Least 68 at Quiet Yell

Gen. Ghulam Sanayee Stanikzai, police chief of Nangarhar province, said people from Achin district had come to the Momandara district to block the main highway between the capital Jalalabad and the Torkham ...More..

Here's What the New US Strategy in Syria Means For Russia
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Here's What the New US Strategy in Syria Means For Russia

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan reiterated his call for Iran and Russian Federation to stop a looming "humanitarian disaster" in Syria's Idlib province. The regime has twice been targeted by United...More..

US identifies some Korean War remains returned by North Korea
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

US identifies some Korean War remains returned by North Korea

Nevertheless, according to the U.S, the identifications process is anticipated to chip away at least 7,699 USA troops who remain unaccounted for in the Korean War. MIAs from the Korean War, about 5,300 are unac...More..

Aung San Suu Kyi defends imprisonment of Reuters journalists
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Aung San Suu Kyi defends imprisonment of Reuters journalists

Challenging critics of the verdict - including the United Nations, rights groups who once lionized her and US Vice President Mike Pence - to "point out" where there has been a miscarriage of justice, Aung Sa...More..

McConnell predicts Senate vote on Kavanaugh in last week of September
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

McConnell predicts Senate vote on Kavanaugh in last week of September

Judge Brett Kavanaugh's critics claimed he committed perjury during his Senate hearings last week. Kavanaugh said: "I'm happy to answer a more specific question". Kavanaugh repeatedly has invoked the "G...More..

Dramatic twists as pope meets with US cardinals over sex abuse
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Dramatic twists as pope meets with US cardinals over sex abuse

DiNardo requested a full-fledged Vatican investigation into the McCarrick affair, and said he also wanted answers to allegations that a string of Vatican officials knew of McCarrick's misdeeds since 2000, but...More..

RT airs interview with Russians accused in United Kingdom poisoning
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

RT airs interview with Russians accused in United Kingdom poisoning

Southwestern Railway confirmed to Sky News there were engineering works that weekend and no direct trains from London to Salisbury, so they would have had to change at Basingstoke. "Today - just as we have seen...More..

China: Land Rover ploughs into crowd 'killing three and injuring 43'
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

China: Land Rover ploughs into crowd 'killing three and injuring 43'

An SUV entered Binjiang square in Hengyang city, Hunan province, at 7.40pm local time Wednesday (5.40pm AEST). Video shared online showed a red SUV driving across the busy square at a high rate of speed, st...More..

A ‘mass shooting’ in Bakersfield as a husband turns on his wife
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

A ‘mass shooting’ in Bakersfield as a husband turns on his wife

There is no information yet if the other four were related to the attacker. He said the gunman then went to a home where he shot two people. He then carjacked a woman who was driving with her child. He took...More..

Trump Blames ‘Inaccessible’ Puerto Rico for Hurricane Deaths of 2975 - Internet Explodes
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Trump Blames ‘Inaccessible’ Puerto Rico for Hurricane Deaths of 2975 - Internet Explodes

About 20,000 pallets of water bottles shipped to Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria devastated the island previous year went unused and eventually became too contaminated to drink, officials from the US territ...More..

Saudi Arabia holds Egyptian who ate breakfast with female coworker
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Saudi Arabia holds Egyptian who ate breakfast with female coworker

What would seem to be a perfectly fine video to millenials in any part of the world may not be perceived in the same way in Saudi Arabia . The latest reportedly showed two Saudi females working in a garmen...More..

Jimmy Carter: To beat Trump, Democrats can not scare off moderates
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Jimmy Carter: To beat Trump, Democrats can not scare off moderates

Capitol building in Washington, U.S., February 8, 2018. The legislation - released as Republicans are at risk of losing their majority in the House - is seen as a last-ditch effort by GOP lawmakers to convi...More..

Russia launches biggest war games in decades involving China
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Russia launches biggest war games in decades involving China

The drills, which include the Chinese and Mongolian armies, have been condemned by North Atlantic Treaty Organisation as a rehearsal for "large-scale conflict". Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov last month said R...More..

Jaitley denies meeting Mallya after liquor baron's claims outside London court
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Jaitley denies meeting Mallya after liquor baron's claims outside London court

Manmohan Singh helped Kingfisher Airlines. Vijay Mallya made sensational comments today that he had met Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and offered to settle his financial dues before leaving India. Three b...More..

Trump warns Americans: Don't 'play games' with Hurricane Florence
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Trump warns Americans: Don't 'play games' with Hurricane Florence

During times of trouble and strife, the American people look to their president for guidance and reassurance that the government can handle a crisis, but as Hurricane Florence comes barreling toward the Carol...More..