Former Lehigh University student charged with attempted murder for poisoning Black roommate

Royal was dumbfounded by this as everyone else, because he believed they had a fairly cordial relationship as roommates", Assistant District Attorney Abe Kassis said. Then on March 29, He called campus police again and told officers 'He had been th... More..

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Trump Defends Move to Risk Government Shutdown
by | Friday, December 21, 2018

Trump Defends Move to Risk Government Shutdown

But Trump pushed Republican allies in the House of Representatives on Thursday to use the short-term funding bill as leverage to force through $5 billion for the border wall despite Democratic objections....More..

United Nations peacekeeping chief warns against miscalculation over Israel-Lebanon border
by | Friday, December 21, 2018

United Nations peacekeeping chief warns against miscalculation over Israel-Lebanon border

What's worse, from Tehran's perspective, is that the global community merely shrugs when Israel carries out such strikes and Russian Federation hasn't acted to put an end to them either. Hezbollah, a powerful o...More..

‘Terror’ suspect arrested after backpackers found dead in Morocco with ‘throats slit’
by | Friday, December 21, 2018

‘Terror’ suspect arrested after backpackers found dead in Morocco with ‘throats slit’

A day earlier the Moroccan authorities said they were seeking three more suspects after one man was arrested in Marrakech. "When it comes to the assessment of the video that purportedly shows the killings, th...More..

U.S. Proposes Sale Of Patriot Missile System To Turkey
by | Friday, December 21, 2018

U.S. Proposes Sale Of Patriot Missile System To Turkey

The sale would cover the procurement of 80 Patriot guidance-enhanced missiles and 60 other missiles along with related equipment, including radar sets, engagement control stations and launching stations. Depa...More..

Judge Sullivan to Michael Flynn: 'Arguably, You Sold Your Country Out'
by | Friday, December 21, 2018

Judge Sullivan to Michael Flynn: 'Arguably, You Sold Your Country Out'

But the judge gave Flynn the option to delay his sentencing, to better demonstrate why he merited a light punishment. Read the full story here. "Arguably this undermines everything this flag over here stand...More..

Gov't Shutdown Coming: Trump Won't Sign Spending Bill Extension, Insists On Wall
by | Friday, December 21, 2018

Gov't Shutdown Coming: Trump Won't Sign Spending Bill Extension, Insists On Wall

He cited that bill's tax breaks for investors in low-income communities and cautioned Republicans not to let efforts to ease poverty "drift from your consciousness". The White House is following Office of Budge...More..

48-yr-old British woman raped near Goa's Palolem beach; accused missing
by | Friday, December 21, 2018

48-yr-old British woman raped near Goa's Palolem beach; accused missing

According to news reports , the woman, who was raped is a 48-year-old tourist, who was a frequent visitor to Goa. The police said the incident occurred around 4.30 am when the British woman was returning to ...More..

WWE Has May And November Dates Booked For Saudi Arabia Return
by | Friday, December 21, 2018

WWE Has May And November Dates Booked For Saudi Arabia Return

Last week, CPJ reported that a near-record number of journalists around the world are in prison this year due to their work, including two Reuters reporters in Myanmar. The deadliest country for journali...More..

US offers $4.5 bln investment in Central America, Mexico
by | Friday, December 21, 2018

US offers $4.5 bln investment in Central America, Mexico

Spokesperson of foreign minister Roberto Velasco said Mexico is about the make changes in immigration policy which is incorporating the existing plan in Mexico, for work visas to migrants. "The combination of p...More..

Bill Barr penned memo critical of Mueller probe, acting AG won't recuse
by | Friday, December 21, 2018

Bill Barr penned memo critical of Mueller probe, acting AG won't recuse

Barr argued Mueller should not be allowed to demand Trump submit to questioning about the alleged obstruction. The memo from William Barr was seen as a potential threat to the Mueller probe and possible i...More..

USA envoy questions Afghan Taliban’s desire for peace
by | Friday, December 21, 2018

USA envoy questions Afghan Taliban’s desire for peace

The Taliban has refused to meet directly with the Afghan government, viewing it as a puppet of the US. The Taliban is as powerful right now as it ever has been since the US invasion, holding as much as half o...More..

Defense Secretary James Mattis resigns
by | Friday, December 21, 2018

Defense Secretary James Mattis resigns

He then said part of the reason he was stepping to make way for a defense chief whose views aligned more closely with those of the president. Mr Trump announced his decision to withdraw the 2,000 U.S. " Pre...More..

Barack Obama Visits Children's Hospital as Santa
by | Friday, December 21, 2018

Barack Obama Visits Children's Hospital as Santa

During his visit, Obama also gave a speech to the families, patients and staff members. The hospital tweeted that Obama "warmed our hallways and put smiles on everyone's faces!" On his verified Twitter ha...More..

After Judge Brings Up Treason, Will Michael Flynn Be Getting Jail Time?
by | Friday, December 21, 2018

After Judge Brings Up Treason, Will Michael Flynn Be Getting Jail Time?

McCabe was later fired after the Justice Department determined that he "lacked candor" during an investigation into a leak, while Strzok was removed from the Mueller investigation and later fired after it w...More..

United States to Make Asylum Seekers Wait in Mexico
by | Friday, December 21, 2018

United States to Make Asylum Seekers Wait in Mexico

She said that the Mexican government has pledged to provide migrants with humanitarian visas to stay and work in Mexico as they wait for a decision from the U.S. The administration argues that current policie...More..

House GOP tries to restore money for border wall
by | Friday, December 21, 2018

House GOP tries to restore money for border wall

Congress has a December 21 deadline to pass the bill otherwise funding for part of the federal government's operational expenditure will expire. While Trump has backed off his televised shutdown threat , in...More..

Reporter admits fabricating coverage at Germany's leading news magazine
by | Friday, December 21, 2018

Reporter admits fabricating coverage at Germany's leading news magazine

Among them, "The Last Witness", about an American who allegedly travels to an execution as a witness, "Lion Children", about two Iraqi children who have been kidnapped and reeducated by the Islamic State, and "...More..

Man bequeathed before his death, neighbor girl Christmas gifts for 14 years
by | Thursday, December 20, 2018

Man bequeathed before his death, neighbor girl Christmas gifts for 14 years

He wrote: "My wife and I think it might make a nice Christmas tradition to give our daughter "a present from Ken" for the next 14 years". The deceased neighbor Ken, can look back on an eventful life, among ...More..

Blind, worm-like animal named after Trump
by | Thursday, December 20, 2018

Blind, worm-like animal named after Trump

The name was chosen by the boss of EnviroBuild , a sustainable building materials company , who paid $25,000 (£19,800) at an auction for the right. "Capable of seeing the world only in black and white, Dona...More..

Troika seek deal on new Syria
by | Thursday, December 20, 2018

Troika seek deal on new Syria

In a joint statement read out here after the three ministers' meeting with U.N. Special Envoy Staffan de Mistura, they said the work of the new body "should be governed by a sense of compromise and constructive...More..

United States and United Kingdom accuse China of sustained hacking campaign
by | Thursday, December 20, 2018

United States and United Kingdom accuse China of sustained hacking campaign

In a press conference this morning, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and FBI Director Christopher Wray announced indictments of two Chinese men connected with China's Ministry of State Security an...More..

Judge's rebuke of Flynn upends sentencing, prolongs case
by | Thursday, December 20, 2018

Judge's rebuke of Flynn upends sentencing, prolongs case

In questioning by FBI investigators in January, 2017, Flynn had denied that in a late December, 2016, conversation with Russia's ambassador to the United States, he had asked for a muted response to the Ob...More..

100 days to Brexit: EU, UK act to cushion no-deal chaos
by | Thursday, December 20, 2018

100 days to Brexit: EU, UK act to cushion no-deal chaos

He has also pledged to "get control over our borders". In news that will be welcome relief for any Australian that has experienced the long queues at Heathrow Airport, visitors from "low risk" countries will ...More..

USA can lift NK sanctions after denuclearization: State Department
by | Thursday, December 20, 2018

USA can lift NK sanctions after denuclearization: State Department

President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in June, when they issued a vague vow for a nuclear-free Korean Peninsula without describing how or when it would occur. Washington enacted the ban s...More..

Twitter warns ‘unusual activity’ from hackers in China, Saudi Arabia
by | Thursday, December 20, 2018

Twitter warns ‘unusual activity’ from hackers in China, Saudi Arabia

We began working to resolve the issue on November 15 and it was fixed by November 16. The micro-blogging giant stated they noticed unusual activity in its Application Programming Interface ( API ) and obser...More..

Michelle Obama On Trump's Inauguration:
by | Thursday, December 20, 2018

Michelle Obama On Trump's Inauguration: "Bye Felicia"

Bush and former first lady Laura Bush on the steps of the White House. " Bye, Felicia ", said Mrs. Obama to audience applause. "Is that what was going through your mind?" he asked. Obama and host Jimmy Fal...More..

Scandinavian women found dead in Moroccan mountains - statement
by | Thursday, December 20, 2018

Scandinavian women found dead in Moroccan mountains - statement

Moroccan security services said Tuesday that one person had been arrested in Marrakesh in connection with the deaths. "The two young women have taken all the precautions before they left", she told NRK. Imlil i...More..

Brexit: 'No deal' planning made a priority by Cabinet
by | Thursday, December 20, 2018

Brexit: 'No deal' planning made a priority by Cabinet

Help us grow and continue telling Israel's story to the world. British ministers met yesterday to intensify plans for leaving the European Union without a deal - a prospect that is becoming more likely as Pri...More..

Washington, DC sues Facebook over Cambridge Analytica scandal
by | Thursday, December 20, 2018

Washington, DC sues Facebook over Cambridge Analytica scandal

The D.C. Attorney General Office is suing Facebook claiming the social media giant failed to safeguard users' data and improperly shared information with third-party applications, including with a controversi...More..

Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel Resigns
by | Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel Resigns

Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel , center, arrives at the Royal Castle of Laeken, Brussels, to offer the resignation of his government to King Philippe of Belgium on the evening of December 18, 2018. ...More..

'We have defeated ISIS in Syria': U.S. plans to withdraw troops
by | Wednesday, December 19, 2018

'We have defeated ISIS in Syria': U.S. plans to withdraw troops

President Donald Trump will announce that the US will withdraw troops from Syria, a USA official confirms. It cites unnamed officials in reporting the USA has already started alerting its partners in the regi...More..

Corbyn accused by UK Conservatives of calling May a 'stupid woman'
by | Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Corbyn accused by UK Conservatives of calling May a 'stupid woman'

Television cameras picked up the Labour leader saying something to those sat with him after the Prime Minister likened his attempt to force a confidence vote in her to a Christmas pantomime. Britain's main ...More..

Russia’s new hypersonic weapons have no foreign match, Putin boasts
by | Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Russia’s new hypersonic weapons have no foreign match, Putin boasts

Mr Putin told the meeting: "These weapons significantly increase the potential of the army and the fleet, reliably ensuring Russia's security for decades to come". "Yes, indeed, there are certain difficulti...More..

United Kingdom steps up hard Brexit plans with 3500 soldiers on standby
by | Wednesday, December 19, 2018

United Kingdom steps up hard Brexit plans with 3500 soldiers on standby

Theresa May will meet her Cabinet on Tuesday to consider ramping up no-deal preparations with little more than 100 days to go to Brexit, having effectively dared Jeremy Corbyn to try to bring down her Governmen...More..