El Chapo jury reaches guilty verdicts on 6th day of deliberations

Even when Guzman was recaptured in 2016 before his extradition to the United States, he was plotting another escape, prosecutor Andrea Goldbarg said in closing arguments. Former beauty queen Emma Coronel Aispuro onboarded the muscle last week, source... More..

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Warren says Trump may not be 'free' in 2020
by | Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Warren says Trump may not be 'free' in 2020

Donald Trump Jr. later posted a screenshot of his father's tweet on Instagram along with a reply by another user that said, "The Native American genocide continues with another murder by the president". ...More..

by | Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Russian lawmakers pass first draft of Internet-isolation legislation

The rather odd decision by Vladimir Putin's country to prepare to close off its internet connections from the outside world comes in response to what local news agency RosBiznesKonsalting* (RBK) described as a...More..

Texas man enters abandoned home to smoke weed, finds tiger instead
by | Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Texas man enters abandoned home to smoke weed, finds tiger instead

News of the tiger has created quite a buzz on social media, and reactions have even been curated into their own Twitter Moment titled "Overweight tiger found in abandoned USA home". So it was important that w...More..

Cameraman victim of 'incredibly violent attack' at Trump rally
by | Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Cameraman victim of 'incredibly violent attack' at Trump rally

The BBC's Washington news editor, Eleanor Montague, said Trump had whipped the crowd "into a frenzy against the media" prior to the attack. She added: "To all those who asked after the cameraman - Ron is...More..

Russian archipelago declares emergency after mass ‘invasion’ of polar bears
by | Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Russian archipelago declares emergency after mass ‘invasion’ of polar bears

Since the bears started arriving in December, people have taken to staying at home, lest they meet a toothy surprise outside. "Parents are unwilling to let their children go to school or kindergarten". The bear...More..

Saudi Arabia crown prince to visit India next week
by | Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Saudi Arabia crown prince to visit India next week

In the letter, obtained by The Associated Press, Pompeo wrote that in multiple meetings with Saudi officials and in numerous public statements, he had "emphasized the importance of a thorough, transparent and t...More..

China defers New Zealand tourism event amid concerns of a diplomatic rift
by | Tuesday, February 12, 2019

China defers New Zealand tourism event amid concerns of a diplomatic rift

The plane, which has not yet been confirmed, returned to Auckland about five hours after it took off and that it did not have permission from the Chinese authorities to land. Relations between China and New Zea...More..

South Korea, US ink provisional defense cost-sharing pact
by | Tuesday, February 12, 2019

South Korea, US ink provisional defense cost-sharing pact

But on Sunday, South Korea's foreign ministry said in a statement that the United States had affirmed it would not be changing the scale of its troop presence. Timothy Betts (L), acting deputy assistant sec...More..

Turkey calls on China to close internment camps for Muslims
by | Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Turkey calls on China to close internment camps for Muslims

Turkey's foreign ministry said Abdurehim Heyit, a renowned singer and master of the dutar stringed instrument who was detained in 2017, died defending his "Turkish and Muslim identity". Previously, it had been...More..

Minn. Sen. Amy Klobuchar set to join 2020 race
by | Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Minn. Sen. Amy Klobuchar set to join 2020 race

It wouldn't be a shock if she has a good showing in the neighbouring-state Iowa caucuses and rides that momentum deep into the primary season. The campaign has provided cookies and 100 gallons each of hot choco...More..

California governor to pull National Guard troops from border
by | Tuesday, February 12, 2019

California governor to pull National Guard troops from border

The move comes despite his predecessor's agreement - along with other past and current border state governors - to send troops to the border at the Trump administration's request. And we have the largest perc...More..

Iranians mark 40th anniversary of the revolution
by | Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Iranians mark 40th anniversary of the revolution

Iranians march towards Azadi Square during Monday's rally. One banner read: "Much to the dismay of America, the revolution has reached its 40th year". But despite the official festivities, today's Islamic r...More..

‘No chance’ May will accept Labour’s customs union vision, says Leadsom
by | Tuesday, February 12, 2019

‘No chance’ May will accept Labour’s customs union vision, says Leadsom

Labour's Brexit policy chief Keir Starmer told the Sunday Times newspaper that his party would seek to use the debate in parliament this week to prevent May from waiting until the last minute to come back w...More..

Delhi: Massive fire breaks out in hotel, 9 die
by | Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Delhi: Massive fire breaks out in hotel, 9 die

It's believed the inferno was caused by a short circuit. Paul says 35 people were rescued from the hotel. Those injured have been sent to the hospital. The probe into the incident unveiling a startling fact. ...More..

China Expresses ‘Strong Dissatisfaction’ After U.S. Warships Sail near Spratly Islands
by | Tuesday, February 12, 2019

China Expresses ‘Strong Dissatisfaction’ After U.S. Warships Sail near Spratly Islands

China on Monday accused the United States of trying to "stir up trouble" by sending two U.S. destroyers near disputed South China Sea islands. Officials including U.S. China claims most of the energy-rich So...More..

Fox News Host Pete Hegseth Causes Hubbub Over Hand-Washing
by | Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Fox News Host Pete Hegseth Causes Hubbub Over Hand-Washing

Hegseth went on to say in the clip, "Really, I don't wash my hands ever". A "Fox & Friends " host is facing criticism for saying that germs aren't real, even though he was reportedly joking. Hand-washing is ...More..

Chanting 'Death to America,' Iranians mark 40 years since Shah's fall
by | Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Chanting 'Death to America,' Iranians mark 40 years since Shah's fall

On Feb. 11, 1979 Iran's army declared its neutrality, paving the way for the fall of USA -backed Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi. "We have not asked and will not ask for permission to develop different types of [....More..

May urges United Kingdom lawmakers: Give me more time to get Brexit deal
by | Monday, February 11, 2019

May urges United Kingdom lawmakers: Give me more time to get Brexit deal

British Prime Minister Theresa May is seeking a compromise with opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn in hopes of securing a divorce deal with the European Union. According to papers to be discussed by the Cabinet'...More..

President Trump Preps for El Paso Rally
by | Monday, February 11, 2019

President Trump Preps for El Paso Rally

The Make America Great Again rally will take place in El Paso, Texas on Monday at the County Coliseum. El Paso, Texas, Mayor Dee Margo said hours before President Donald Trump is due to visit his city tha...More..

Priyanka Gandhi Calls For
by | Monday, February 11, 2019

Priyanka Gandhi Calls For "New Kind Of Politics" Ahead Of UP Visit

At a stopover, Rahul Gandhi grabbed a microphone and said the appointments of Priyanka and lawmaker Jyotiraditya Scindia as state party leaders were aimed at beyond the general election and bringing Congress ...More..

Baby rescued from stormwater drain in Durban
by | Monday, February 11, 2019

Baby rescued from stormwater drain in Durban

Footage shows rescuers lifting the tiny child to safety after digging down to a pipe and cutting through it near a home at Newlands East, north of Durban, on the country's east coast. McKenzie said police are o...More..

Brazil to Open Aid Storage Centre for Venezuela: Guaido Envoys
by | Monday, February 11, 2019

Brazil to Open Aid Storage Centre for Venezuela: Guaido Envoys

Maduro and his " corrupt regime " has been backed into a corner and will soon crumble, with or without outside help, because 90 percent of the population are fed up and want change - and the army will soon too...More..

Chelsea Clinton Rebukes Ilhan Omar Over 'Anti-Semitic Tropes'
by | Monday, February 11, 2019

Chelsea Clinton Rebukes Ilhan Omar Over 'Anti-Semitic Tropes'

Rep. Jerry Nadler (D-NY), the chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, on Monday added his name to the list of House Democrats criticizing freshman Rep. "Is she also Islamophobic for attacking Saudi's influen...More..

U.S. Acting Defense Chief Arrives In Afghanistan On Unannounced Visit
by | Monday, February 11, 2019

U.S. Acting Defense Chief Arrives In Afghanistan On Unannounced Visit

Shanahan, 56, has said his priorities would include the impending US troop withdrawal from Syria and countering China's military might. "It's not about the U.S., it's about Afghanistan", Shanahan told reporters...More..

WEATHER WATCH: Quiet, calm Monday; Winter storm on the way for Tuesday
by | Monday, February 11, 2019

WEATHER WATCH: Quiet, calm Monday; Winter storm on the way for Tuesday

It's possible, but the weather service predicts that even in a very light snowfall, Boston should expect to get an inch, and communities in Central and Western Massachusetts could get 2-3. The National Weather...More..

Russian town declares state of emergency over polar bear invasion
by | Monday, February 11, 2019

Russian town declares state of emergency over polar bear invasion

He said: "Parents are wary of letting children go to schools and kindergartens". Polar bears went on a rampage in a Russian village. Attempts to drive them away using patrol cars and dogs have been futile, ...More..

Police in Miami release surveillance video of a possible abduction
by | Monday, February 11, 2019

Police in Miami release surveillance video of a possible abduction

As she passed two men talking near a dark auto, she pointed toward a white Nissan Altima that immediately after, runs up close behind the dark vehicle and stops suddenly enough for the vehicle to bounce a bit. ...More..

by | Monday, February 11, 2019

Freezing rain to hit Chicago area Sunday night

Unfortunately for those of us that have had enough of Old Man Winter, this may not be our only weather headache this week as yet another storm could provide additional snowfall by late Thursday into early Fr...More..

Ralph Northam says 'I'm not going anywhere' despite calls to resign
by | Monday, February 11, 2019

Ralph Northam says 'I'm not going anywhere' despite calls to resign

Fairfax, who has denied the allegations and called for an investigation, has also faced widespread calls from Democratic leaders to step aside. The governor also said his lieutenant governor would have "no ...More..

Israel kills two Palestinian teenagers in Gaza as protests resume
by | Monday, February 11, 2019

Israel kills two Palestinian teenagers in Gaza as protests resume

The enclave's health ministry says more than 220 Palestinians have been killed by Israeli troops at the protests. He noted that dozens were injured in eastern Gaza, including 17 shot by live Israeli soldiers'...More..

At least 99 dead after consuming toxic alcohol in India
by | Monday, February 11, 2019

At least 99 dead after consuming toxic alcohol in India

More than 70 people have died in the northern Indian states of Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand in the past three days after consuming cheap spurious liquor containing poisonous methanol. Authorities in the region...More..

Thai poll body to rule on princess' PM bid after king's rebuke
by | Monday, February 11, 2019

Thai poll body to rule on princess' PM bid after king's rebuke

The 67-year-old princess's shock announcement on Friday drew an nearly immediate rebuke from her younger brother, King Maha Vajiralongkorn . The commissioners voted to shoot down the nomination just three ...More..

Bahrain Refugee Footballer Free As Thailand Drops Extradition Proceedings
by | Monday, February 11, 2019

Bahrain Refugee Footballer Free As Thailand Drops Extradition Proceedings

However, the Middle East nation has withdrawn the request, leading a Thai court to approve a motion by prosecutors to drop the case against the footballer, said Chatchom Akapin, an official in the Thai Attorney...More..

Peace deal with Taliban likely by July
by | Monday, February 11, 2019

Peace deal with Taliban likely by July

A former USA ambassador to Afghanistan who is now special envoy in the talks, Khalilzad has, in recent months, held meetings with Taliban officials in Qatar, where the group's senior leaders have an office in t...More..