Central Paris trashed by angry French protesters

Macron's crisis session with his prime minister and interior minister will assess how to begin dialogue with the " gilets jaunes " (yellow vests), who lack real structure or leadership. While several dozens were allowed into the avenue after an ID ch... More..

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Trump aides caught in web of deception over Russia contacts
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Trump aides caught in web of deception over Russia contacts

In fact, lawyers for Cohen alleged that he and Trump discussed the possibility of Trump traveling to Russian Federation in the summer of 2016. The White House did not immediately respond to a request for commen...More..

Trump on China: 'I like the deal we have now'
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Trump on China: 'I like the deal we have now'

US-Russia relations are under huge strain, while Trump is under investigation at home for alleged collusion with Moscow during his 2016 presidential election win. They have imposed tariffs on hundreds of billio...More..

Trump retweets call for 'treason' trials of political opponents, false immigration claim
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Trump retweets call for 'treason' trials of political opponents, false immigration claim

Trump's attorney, Rudy Giuliani, said on Tuesday that former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort and right-wing author Jerome Corsi are being pressured to lie by Mueller, who he said is driven by "zeal to ge...More..

Israel Police Recommend Indicting Benjamin Netanyahu In Corruption Probe
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Israel Police Recommend Indicting Benjamin Netanyahu In Corruption Probe

There are two other cases of corruption against him. Investigators say that Benjamin Netanyahu advanced regulatory decisions benefiting Shaul Elovitch, the controlling shareholder in Bezeq, the country's larg...More..

A rainy weekend in West Michigan, but snow returns soon
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

A rainy weekend in West Michigan, but snow returns soon

The showers will become more scattered during the afternoon as a warm front lift north of central Indiana. The Milwaukee area will go from rain to a mix to snow by Sunday . Sunday will see freezing rain or ra...More..

Trump U-TURN as US President meets Putin on sidelines of G20 Summit
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Trump U-TURN as US President meets Putin on sidelines of G20 Summit

But the president said he did not talk to the prince, who faces worldwide condemnation for his role in the murder of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi. Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has talked ...More..

North Korean soldier defects to South
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

North Korean soldier defects to South

The known demilitarized zone border between North and South Korea is considered the most secure in the world and hard to pass. A train will leave Seoul Station in the early morning and arrive in the North K...More..

by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Police hunting couple who lost engagement ring in Times Square

The NYPD also released a photo of the ring. The Associated Press reports the couple asked police for help but left without giving their names or contact details when the diamond-studded sparkler couldn't be...More..

Former President George H.W. Bush dies at 94
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Former President George H.W. Bush dies at 94

Still, he lived to see his son, George W ., twice elected to the presidency - only the second father-and-son chief executives, following John Adams and John Quincy Adams. The decorated war pilot and former Cen...More..

Desperate Indian farmers march on parliament
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Desperate Indian farmers march on parliament

More than 300,000 Indian farmers have killed themselves in the last two decades mainly because of poor irrigation, failed crops and being unable to pay back loans. By evening, it was a sea of red as thousands o...More..

Meet Knickers, the Giant Cow that's an International Sensation
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Meet Knickers, the Giant Cow that's an International Sensation

Dozer , it turned out, tops off at just over 6-foot-5 - even larger than the Aussie standout hogging all the attention. Dozer's owner Karl Schoenrock , who runs the farm with his wife Raelle, told CBC...More..

Macron Heard Telling Saudi Prince: 'You Never Listen to Me'
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Macron Heard Telling Saudi Prince: 'You Never Listen to Me'

Given the grave nature of these accusations, and the horrific claims surrounding the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in the Saudi embassy in Istanbul, how can the heads of state pictured below meet so pr...More..

Chicago Official Who Used to Help Trump with Taxes Has Office Raided
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Chicago Official Who Used to Help Trump with Taxes Has Office Raided

Chicago Finance Committee Chairman Ed Burke had his office raided by federal officials on Thursday. The windows of Chicago Finance Committee Chairman Ed Burke's offices have now been papered over and the...More..

5 staff from British security firm killed in Kabul attack
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

5 staff from British security firm killed in Kabul attack

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner. "The situation is ongoing and we are coordinating with the Afghan authorities to bring it to a conclusion", a G4S spokesman told AFP in London. "We a...More..

by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Robert Mueller may press new charges against Trump’s former campaign chairman

New Britain native Paul Manafort is facing potential discipline as a CT attorney after pleading guilty to two criminal counts in a wide-ranging federal probe. He faces up to five years in prison on each char...More..

'Good signs' on US-China trade, Trump says ahead of Xi talks
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

'Good signs' on US-China trade, Trump says ahead of Xi talks

All eyes will be on a planned meeting between Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping on Saturday to see whether they can find a way to calm the waters and make progress toward resolving differences that thr...More..

Nancy Pelosi set to become speaker of the House
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Nancy Pelosi set to become speaker of the House

Sean Patrick Maloney, was absent because he has been hospitalized, but he is supporting Pelosi). I urge our 49 House Democrats to name a millennial as Caucus Leader or Caucus Chair in their leadership election ...More..

Hearing set in James Comey’s challenge to House subpoena
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Hearing set in James Comey’s challenge to House subpoena

He argued that the secrecy of the testimony would allow members of the Joint Committees to leak only the information that would serve their preconceived conclusions about the Justice Department and FBI's action...More..

by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Amber Guyger Indicted on Murder Charge in Botham Jean Killing

Guyger has since been fired from the department and Jean's family has filed a lawsuit against Guyger and the city of Dallas. She then pulled out her firearm and shot two times, hitting Jean once in the to...More..

Photos of collapsed, cracked roads show the power of Alaska's quake
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Photos of collapsed, cracked roads show the power of Alaska's quake

There were no immediate reports of injuries or deaths, but there appears to be plenty of damage, including at the newsroom of local CBS affiliate KTVA. Alaska is no stranger to earthquakes , with its southeast...More..

by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

G-20 summit begins in Argentina amid big-power tensions

He also met Argentinian Senate president Federico Pinedo, Buenos Aires Senator Esteban Bullrich, Santa Fe national deputy Astrid Hummel, and other Argentinian Congress members. The pair discussed trade, co-op...More..

Former US President George Bush dies at age 94, family spokesman says
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Former US President George Bush dies at age 94, family spokesman says

His son, former president George W. Bush , released a statement announcing his dad's death. Mr Bush and his wife, Barbara Bush , had six children and were married for 73 years - the longest presidential mar...More..

Sheryl Sandberg said to have asked Facebook staff to research Soros
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Sheryl Sandberg said to have asked Facebook staff to research Soros

In this September 5 photo, Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg testifies before the Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. The announcement by Elliot Schrage , who said in June he ...More..

PM May focused on winning support for her Brexit deal
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

PM May focused on winning support for her Brexit deal

Speaking as she travelled to the G20 economic summit in Argentina, the PM said: "A divided country is not a country that prospers". "Let's focus on the deal that we have negotiated with the European Union ". T...More..

Saudi crown prince and Indian PM meet in Buenos Aires
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Saudi crown prince and Indian PM meet in Buenos Aires

Mr Trump has been eager to prevent Mr Khashoggi's killing from derailing USA ties with Saudi Arabia, around which the administration has built much of its Mideast strategy. Lindsey Graham voted in favor, saying...More..

Border Patrol Caught a Convicted Murderer From Honduras in the Caravan
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Border Patrol Caught a Convicted Murderer From Honduras in the Caravan

The Mexican government let migrants cross its southern border, and they must step in to take care of them while they are in the country and trying to cross into the United States , Texas Attorney General Ken P...More..

Former police officer charged with the murder of St. Lucian national
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Former police officer charged with the murder of St. Lucian national

Her office, Johnson said, took its time before seeking an indictment in the case to ensure that it could paint the best possible picture of the shooting to the grand jury. Guyger said she concluded her apartmen...More..

U.S. senate votes to end support for Saudi war over Khashoggi murder
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

U.S. senate votes to end support for Saudi war over Khashoggi murder

It was a clear signal of bipartisan anger over Mr Trump's apparent unwillingness to punish Saudi Arabia, and in particular Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, for the... Khashoggi", Graham said after the briefing...More..

by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

US, Canada, Mexico Sign Trade Deal After Last-Minute Brinkmanship

Unmet in the new deal, they say, are their demands to "restore local and national sovereignty over farm and food policy; stop corporate giveaways in trade agreements; and ensue economic viability and resilience...More..

Saudi prince gets chummy, stern receptions at G-20 summit
by | Friday, November 30, 2018

Saudi prince gets chummy, stern receptions at G-20 summit

The embrace came amid reports that Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia have reached a pact to cut oil production when the OPEC cartel meets on Dec 6 in Vienna, to help shore up collapsing crude prices. But th...More..

6 magnitude earthquake rocks buildings in Anchorage
by | Friday, November 30, 2018

6 magnitude earthquake rocks buildings in Anchorage

BREAKING: Tsunami Warning for coastal areas of Cook Inlet and southern Kenai Peninsula in Alaska after powerful prelim. magnitude 7.2 quake hits near Anchorage . Anchorage is Alaska's largest city, with 300...More..

Here’s what Imran Khan said at Kartarpur ceremony
by | Friday, November 30, 2018

Here’s what Imran Khan said at Kartarpur ceremony

It connects the twin Sikh shrines of Gurudwara Darbar Sahib Kartarpur in Pakistan and Dera Baba Nanak Sahib in India through a 4.5 km stretch of road. Pakistan had extended an invitation to External Affairs M...More..

US Charges 2 Iranian Cyber Criminals in Ransomware Scheme
by | Friday, November 30, 2018

US Charges 2 Iranian Cyber Criminals in Ransomware Scheme

The grand jury indicted Faramarz Shahi Savandi, 34, and Mohammad Mehdi Shah, 27, on six counts as part of a almost three-year-long worldwide hacking scheme officials say extorted millions from companies and g...More..

Merkel’s plane breaks down, makes emergency landing on way to G20 summit
by | Friday, November 30, 2018

Merkel’s plane breaks down, makes emergency landing on way to G20 summit

Angela Merkel is now travelling to the G20 summit aboard Iberia flight 6849, an Airbus A330 on a scheduled commercial flight from Madrid to Buenos Aires. Noteworthy, the aircrew set the transponder to code 760...More..