Warning as heavy winds set to hit Bury

High winds are expected to batter Portsmouth today. Bronagh brought heavy rain as it swept across the United Kingdom a day after two people were killed during severe weather and injuries and danger to life from flying debris continued to be a r... More..

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Rosenstein Floated Secretly Recording Trump, Talked Invoking the 25th Amendment
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Rosenstein Floated Secretly Recording Trump, Talked Invoking the 25th Amendment

Rosenstein disputed the reporters' findings. Rosenstein took issue with the story. Additionally, sources tell ABC News according to the memos - Rosenstein told McCabe he could recruit members of the pres...More..

Kerala nun rape case: Bishop Franco Mulakkal temporarily removed by Vatican
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Kerala nun rape case: Bishop Franco Mulakkal temporarily removed by Vatican

The police may have to take a decision on whether or not to arrest the bishop, who was relieved of his responsibilities as the head of the Jalandhar diocese by the Vatican on Thursday. The bishop has been s...More..

South Africa's pinnacle court decriminalizes private use of marijuana
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

South Africa's pinnacle court decriminalizes private use of marijuana

Meanwhile, the celebration is fiercer on social media as South Africans on twitter are making fun of how freely they will now smoke without fear of arrest. But the police, who argued against this change, wi...More..

Donald Trump questions Kavanaugh's accuser, says opponents want to 'destroy' nominee
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Donald Trump questions Kavanaugh's accuser, says opponents want to 'destroy' nominee

Ford has said she wants the FBI to investigate her claim that Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her at a high school party in the 1980s. "I ask that she bring those filings forward so that we can learn date, time ,...More..

Syracuse Police say girl, 8, among 5 shot during memorial
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Syracuse Police say girl, 8, among 5 shot during memorial

Witnesses said they saw two or three possible shooters, reported Syracuse.com. Fowler said he wasn't sure if the victims were shot inside or outside the home. When shots broke out, the neighbors ran into the ...More..

Sushma to meet Pakistan’s Foreign Minister in NY
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Sushma to meet Pakistan’s Foreign Minister in NY

The Congress on Friday sought to take credit for the government's decision to call off the meeting between External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and her Pakistani counterpart Shah Mehmood Qureshi . India, ...More..

Kavanaugh accuser willing to testify in US Senate
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Kavanaugh accuser willing to testify in US Senate

Christine Blasey Ford has publicly accused Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault decades ago. Ford has said she wants the FBI to investigate her claim that Kavanaugh sex...More..

The long, long silence of James Cook's ship Endeavour
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

The long, long silence of James Cook's ship Endeavour

They believe the Endeavour , which was renamed Lord Sandwich , was deliberately sunk by the British in 1778 during the American War of Independence and that silt may have helped preserve it. The wreck of Capt...More..

Vietnam's President Tran Dai Quang dies at age 61
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Vietnam's President Tran Dai Quang dies at age 61

Quang had passed away "despite efforts by domestic and worldwide doctors and professors", Vietnam Television reported. In office as president since April 2016 after more than four decades at the powerful Mini...More..

China 'outraged' by US sanctions over Russian weapons buy
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

China 'outraged' by US sanctions over Russian weapons buy

On Thursday, the US State Department said Chinese purchases of SU-35 aircraft and S-400 surface-to-air missiles breached a US sanctions law targeting Russian Federation over its alleged meddling in the 20...More..

3D-printed gun pioneer Cody Wilson charged with sexual assault
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

3D-printed gun pioneer Cody Wilson charged with sexual assault

Police reviewed hotel video surveillance from that day showing Wilson and the victim exiting the elevator at the hotel on the seventh floor. According to the affidavit, police reviewed security footage at the c...More..

by | Friday, September 21, 2018

'No-deal Brexit unless European Union softens position on border'

A visibly furious Mrs May rounded on European Union leaders for hanging her out to dry yesterday as she battled to keep her Chequers Brexit plan alive in the face of fierce Tory criticism. He added: "Today I ...More..

NY nursery stabbing as multiple children knifed in Queens
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

NY nursery stabbing as multiple children knifed in Queens

According to police, the woman stabbed three infants - two girls and one boy. It isn't clear whether his child was among those stabbed. None of the injuries are thought to be life-threatening. The suspect, a ...More..

Ugandan politician Bobi Wine detained upon return home
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Ugandan politician Bobi Wine detained upon return home

On thursday, the Ugandan capital and Entebbe airport were placed under high security pending the return of the opponent. Wine, whose real name is Kyagulanyi Ssentamu, is expected to arrive at Entebbe Internat...More..

Feinstein on Allegations Against Kavanaugh: ‘I Can’t Say That Everything Is Truthful’
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Feinstein on Allegations Against Kavanaugh: ‘I Can’t Say That Everything Is Truthful’

Katz reiterated in her email that Ford has been receiving death threats and that she and her family have been forced out of their home. President Donald Trump says it's "terrible" that Democratic Sen. "A ...More..

Poland wants a breakthrough in Brexit talks: PM
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Poland wants a breakthrough in Brexit talks: PM

Commenting on the Brexit negotiations, Tusk said he was a little more optimistic by the summit end than a few weeks ago. With Britain's departure from the European Union looming - March 29, 2019 - there are g...More..

by | Friday, September 21, 2018

'Fire whirl' sucked up crews' hose in British Columbia blazes, video shows

In the description of the video, she wrote about how the fire destroyed their hose and interrupted relief work. The incident she adds, "is definitely a first". The video was captured August 19 near Vanderhoof...More..

Trump says we'll make decision if Kavanaugh accuser credible
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Trump says we'll make decision if Kavanaugh accuser credible

But Ford's accusation has upended his confirmation process. The Republicans on the committee know they have to give her every opportunity to tell her story but they are adamant that this is not a matter for t...More..

France’s Le Pen ordered to undergo psychiatric tests over IS tweets
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

France’s Le Pen ordered to undergo psychiatric tests over IS tweets

How far will they go?!" she wrote. She also posted an image of the court order on her Twitter account with the words: "It's genuinely STAGGERING". Le Pen posted the pictures a few weeks after the Paris terror a...More..

Many Feared Dead as Ferry With 500 Passengers Capsizes on L. Victoria
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Many Feared Dead as Ferry With 500 Passengers Capsizes on L. Victoria

Mwanza Regional Police Commander Jonathan Shanna said the accident occurred on Thursday September 20. Rescue teams are expected to resume their search for hundreds of missing ferry passengers Friday, after ...More..

Who shot down MH17? Russian Federation says Buk missile belonged to Ukraine
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Who shot down MH17? Russian Federation says Buk missile belonged to Ukraine

A top Dutch investigator said his team had concluded that the plane was shot down by a Russian-made BUK missile from a Russian military brigade in the southwestern city of Kursk . Investigators found the seria...More..

Three people reported killed in Maryland shooting
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Three people reported killed in Maryland shooting

An anonymous police official said three people had been killed , according to the Associated Press . The suspect was a 26-year-old temporary employee at the Rite Aid distribution centre in northeastern Mar...More..

Kavanaugh Accuser Open To Testifying About Sexual Assault Allegations
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Kavanaugh Accuser Open To Testifying About Sexual Assault Allegations

Blasey Ford's lawyers have told the committee she can not appear at its hearing scheduled for Monday, calling the date Republicans set "arbitrary", according to the Washington Post and New York Times . Grass...More..

Why The United States Should Follow South Korea's Lead On North Korea
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Why The United States Should Follow South Korea's Lead On North Korea

On Wednesday, Trump tweeted about North Korea's commitment to denuclearization, saying Kim has agreed to "nuclear inspections" and to "permanently dismantle a test site and launch pad". A copy of an article o...More..

Ted Cruz jokes that Beto O'Rourke will ban BBQ
by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

Ted Cruz jokes that Beto O'Rourke will ban BBQ

Republican Sen. Ted Cruz said Democrats would "ban barbecue across the state of Texas" if Beto O'Rourke won the state's election for US Senate in November. During the race, O'Rourke has in fact enjoyed many h...More..

GBP/USD falls sharply on reports May to reject Barnier's Irish offer
by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

GBP/USD falls sharply on reports May to reject Barnier's Irish offer

That's why "we need a United Kingdom proposal precisely preserving this backstop in the framework of a withdrawal agreement", he said. Not least because it risks undermining the Single Market . Although the To...More..

Trump orders more Russia-related probe documents to be declassified
by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

Trump orders more Russia-related probe documents to be declassified

The order also applies to "all FBI reports of interviews with Bruce G. Ohr prepared in connection with the Russian Federation investigation" and "all text messages relating to the Russian Federation investiga...More..

by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

Two Koreas' leaders in mountain show of unity

But commentators in the USA immediately expressed skepticism, though they pointed out that Trump's very hyperbole could also pave the way for a second summit that might then produce more palpable results. The...More..

by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

Kim Jong Un wants another meeting with Trump soon

The catch is that Kim wants the U.S.to take unspecified "corresponding steps" - a likely reference to North Korea's desire for the U.S.to declare a formal end to the Korean War, in which fighting ended in 1953 ...More..

Woman stabbed to death on evening jog one week after engagement
by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

Woman stabbed to death on evening jog one week after engagement

It was then that Martinez was stabbed in what police believe was "more than likely" a random attack. While some ran away from the horrific scene, other patrons rushed to her side. "We are deeply saddened by t...More..

Two shark attacks in 24 hours on Australia's Whitsunday Islands
by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

Two shark attacks in 24 hours on Australia's Whitsunday Islands

A 12-year-old girl was attacked by a shark in waters off Australia's tropical northeast coast on Thursday (Sep 20), an ambulance official said, the second attack in the tourist region in as many days. "A critic...More..

Pakistan Foreign Ministers To Meet In New York After Imran Khan Request
by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

Pakistan Foreign Ministers To Meet In New York After Imran Khan Request

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Thursday expressed hope that Prime Minister Narendra Modi will reciprocate the offer of talks made by his Pakistan counterpart Imran Khan, saying "dialogue is the only ...More..

Trump to Spain: Build a wall to keep out asylum seekers
by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

Trump to Spain: Build a wall to keep out asylum seekers

Trump is thought to have made the suggestion in June when Borrell accompanied Spain's King Felipe and Queen Letizia on an official trip to the White House. Borrell revealed Trump's comments at a lunch event...More..

Around 1,000 Hungarians protest against Orban at pro-EU rally
by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

Around 1,000 Hungarians protest against Orban at pro-EU rally

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. "Our position ...More..