NY attorney general investigates Trump projects

Deutsche Bank, which couldn't be reached late Monday night for comment, previously has cooperated with other Trump-related inquiries, including a year ago when called on by NY bank regulators. Trump attempted to paint Cuomo as another Democrat who ... More..

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Pell jailed for 'brazen' choirboy abuse
by | Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Pell jailed for 'brazen' choirboy abuse

Pell - who appeared in an open black shirt, light tan jacket and cane - nodded to a friend in court after being brought in by police but then stared straight ahead, showing no real sign of emotion during the se...More..

Catherine Shaw: Body found in search for backpacker
by | Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Catherine Shaw: Body found in search for backpacker

Catherine Shaw, 23, from Witney, Oxfordshire, was reported missing after she left Hotel Mayachik near Lake Atitlan on 5 March . The pink and brown woven coat was found on Monday and pictured in undergrowth. ...More..

Assembly Election 2019: Simultaneous polling in 4 states with Lok Sabha elections
by | Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Assembly Election 2019: Simultaneous polling in 4 states with Lok Sabha elections

Owaisi also took to his Twitter handle and said that it was an insult to say that Ramzan would affect the voting, "Fasting is obligatory on Muslims". The first phase of polling will be held on April 11, the s...More..

Backed fighters make limited advances against IS in Syria
by | Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Backed fighters make limited advances against IS in Syria

Afrin said that, despite these obstacles, SDF fighters, under cover of US-led coalition planes, had managed to take control of "a small area" in Baghuz village, the scene of a key battle between Islamic State a...More..

Venezuela still in dark, Guaido wants 'state of alarm' declared
by | Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Venezuela still in dark, Guaido wants 'state of alarm' declared

Oil industry sources said that exports from the primary port of Jose had been halted for lack of power, cutting off Venezuela's primary source of revenue. Ms Shalala said that while at the border in Colombia sh...More..

Web can be changed for better in next 30 yrs
by | Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Web can be changed for better in next 30 yrs

Berners-Lee, a Computer Engineer from Switzerland, in 1989 proposed a way for computers to easily share information and since then people have been sending more emails than mails. Numerous world's largest web-b...More..

Ask Democrats Whether or Not They Hate Jews
by | Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Ask Democrats Whether or Not They Hate Jews

Previously , Omar said that " Israel has hypnotized the world" and supported the anti-Israel Boycott, Divest, and the Sanctions movement. Sanders concluded - very confusingly - by saying that Jackson shoul...More..

LA deputies identify girl found dead in duffel bag
by | Tuesday, March 12, 2019

LA deputies identify girl found dead in duffel bag

Investigators said there were no obvious signs of trauma on the little girl's body. Two "persons of interest" in the case have been detained, the sheriff's office said in a release , while police are "are...More..

Venezuela Blackout Continues As US Diplomats Prepare To Leave
by | Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Venezuela Blackout Continues As US Diplomats Prepare To Leave

The notice of withdrawal comes as Venezuela enters its fifth day struggling with a massive power outage that has brought the capital Caracas' subway system to a standstill and has caused airlines to cance...More..

U.S. Warns Germany: Using Huawei Could Crimp Intelligence-Sharing Between Agencies
by | Tuesday, March 12, 2019

U.S. Warns Germany: Using Huawei Could Crimp Intelligence-Sharing Between Agencies

Germany can forget about getting as much intelligence from USA spooks as it now does if it allows Chinese telecoms to build 5G infrastructure, a letter from the American ambassador in Berlin has reportedly warn...More..

Sheriff: Mom killed 11-year-old to keep her from having sex
by | Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Sheriff: Mom killed 11-year-old to keep her from having sex

Sheriff's officials said the mother, Sunday morning, had taken the child to a man's house and accused him of having sex with the girl. Witnesses told detectives the child denied having sex with anyone. Rive...More..

Mother forgets baby at Jeddah airport, flight returns
by | Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Mother forgets baby at Jeddah airport, flight returns

The Saudi Arabian Airlines flight had to return at the Jeddah's King Abdulaziz International Airport after the Saudi mother boarded the flight leaving behind her baby at the airport. After noting the flight num...More..

by | Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Iran's Rouhani arrives in Iraq on first official visit

The visit is a strong message to the US and its regional allies that Iran still dominates Baghdad, a key arena for rising tension between Washington and Tehran. USA sanctions on Iran have not had the desired ...More..

Brexit deal close on Saturday, but United Kingdom cabinet rejected it - European Union sources
by | Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Brexit deal close on Saturday, but United Kingdom cabinet rejected it - European Union sources

Ireland's deputy prime minister says United Kingdom leader Theresa May is set to hold last-minute talks with European Union leaders to try to save her foundering Brexit divorce deal. 'That's why MPs must reje...More..

Sarah Sanders deflects when asked about Trump calling Democrats 'anti-Jewish'
by | Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Sarah Sanders deflects when asked about Trump calling Democrats 'anti-Jewish'

Again Sanders tried to sidestep the question, saying she wasn't going to comment on "a potentially leaked item" and continuing to insist Democrats are anti-Semitic. Speaking at her first formal briefing in more...More..

Trump to seek another 8.6 billion US dollars for border wall
by | Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Trump to seek another 8.6 billion US dollars for border wall

Frankly, that's all a president's budget does - Congress routinely says , "Yeah, thanks", and then promptly ignores every president's budget. She warned the debt load will lead to slower income growth and ...More..

Revised Brexit deal ‘is the best possible — Top EU official
by | Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Revised Brexit deal ‘is the best possible — Top EU official

Or whether it votes to postpone Brexit. Europe's busiest short-haul airline said that it was taking the action to ensure that in the event of a no-deal Brexit, its majority ownership would remain in the hands...More..

Pelosi: 'Not worth it' to impeach Trump
by | Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Pelosi: 'Not worth it' to impeach Trump

Which is exactly the point - there isn't. House Democrats are aggressively investigating President Trump , his family, and others associated with him, in addition to special counsel Robert Mueller's invest...More..

Woman attacked by jaguar apologizes to Wildlife World Zoo
by | Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Woman attacked by jaguar apologizes to Wildlife World Zoo

And, in a separate interview with CBS News , the woman said she wasn't "attacked", but instead called the incident a "crazy accident". A witness told CNN that his mom distracted the jaguar with a water...More..

Plane believed to be carrying Algerian president leaves Geneva
by | Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Plane believed to be carrying Algerian president leaves Geneva

The Gulfstream executive jet, which had taken Bouteflika to Geneva on February 24, touched down in Geneva earlier on Sunday. Algeria's ageing president returned home yesterday after a fortnight in a Swiss...More..

Bolton Downplays Threat of North Korean Missile Test
by | Monday, March 11, 2019

Bolton Downplays Threat of North Korean Missile Test

However, Trump told reporters that like the Singapore summit, Kim had committed not conducting nuclear or ballistic missile tests. Bolton also refused to comment on an observation by Jeffrey Lewis , the ...More..

Man arrested for choking driver who wouldn't stop singing Christmas carols
by | Monday, March 11, 2019

Man arrested for choking driver who wouldn't stop singing Christmas carols

The other man said he was driving with Lucas in the backseat. He allegedly "reached around [the driver's] seat and began choking him" to the point where he nearly lost consciousness, according to the news outle...More..

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez outdrew every presidential candidate at SXSW
by | Monday, March 11, 2019

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez outdrew every presidential candidate at SXSW

She directed some of her sharpest comments at an economic system that she said values profit over people. Although Ocasio-Cortez spent plenty of time pontificating about the evils of capitalism and big corp...More..

Trump Now Admits He Actually Did Call Tim Cook 'Tim Apple'
by | Monday, March 11, 2019

Trump Now Admits He Actually Did Call Tim Cook 'Tim Apple'

According to Axios , while entertaining RNC donors at Mar-a-Lago this weekend, Mr. Trump was heard saying that the media is once again spreading "fake news" when reporting about his " Tim Apple " remark. 'I ju...More..

Brexit talks deadlocked before vote on May's deal
by | Monday, March 11, 2019

Brexit talks deadlocked before vote on May's deal

The first of the votes comes tomorrow. Theresa May , the Remain-backing interior minister, becomes prime minister on 13 July. It's not going anywhere so even an extension is unlikely to break the impasse. Bu...More..

GOP Rep 'Very Surprised' By Tucker Carlson's Vulgar Remarks
by | Monday, March 11, 2019

GOP Rep 'Very Surprised' By Tucker Carlson's Vulgar Remarks

As Berman noted that Waltz has been on Carlson's Fox News show before, he asked the congressman "Does it give you pause going on his show knowing that he said this?" If audiences really want to know what Carl...More..

Japanese woman confirmed as world's oldest person at 116
by | Monday, March 11, 2019

Japanese woman confirmed as world's oldest person at 116

Tanaka was born 2 January 1903, the seventh of eight children. Guinness had been trying to confirm the oldest living person after previous title holder Chiyo Miyako, also a Japanese , died at age 117 last ...More..

Trump to seek $8.6 billion in new budget for border wall
by | Monday, March 11, 2019

Trump to seek $8.6 billion in new budget for border wall

Trump invoked the emergency declaration after Congress approved almost $1.4 billion for border barriers, far less than the $5.7 billion he wanted. The OMB said the budget was created to balance by 2034, exceed...More..

ISIS bride's baby dies in Syria; U.K. official criticized
by | Monday, March 11, 2019

ISIS bride's baby dies in Syria; U.K. official criticized

Home Secretary Sajid Javid clarified at the time that the revocation applied to Begum alone - her child would remain a British national because he had been born before the decision. A Government spokesman s...More..

Video shows diver narrowly escaping the jaws of a whale
by | Monday, March 11, 2019

Video shows diver narrowly escaping the jaws of a whale

South African dive tour operator Rainer Schimpf recalled almost being swallowed by a whale after he was mistakenly swept into its jaws during a sardine feeding frenzy last month. "It gave me a great connecti...More..

Murder-Kidnap Suspect Plans To Plead Guilty
by | Monday, March 11, 2019

Murder-Kidnap Suspect Plans To Plead Guilty

Asked what his plan is now, Patterson said, "Plead guilty". "I most definitely want Jayme's family to know, everyone to know, that our hearts are broken for their family". Patterson concluded with an apology....More..

Trump Claims He Said No To Michael Cohen Pardon Request
by | Monday, March 11, 2019

Trump Claims He Said No To Michael Cohen Pardon Request

And the effort by Republican House Members to discredit Mr. Cohen, who has been sentenced to three years in prison for, among other crimes, lying to Congress in testimony given last year, rather than defendin...More..

Nigerian-Born Canadian Professor, Pius Adesanmi, Dies in Crashed Ethiopian Airlines plane
by | Monday, March 11, 2019

Nigerian-Born Canadian Professor, Pius Adesanmi, Dies in Crashed Ethiopian Airlines plane

The university tweeted: "The Carleton community is mourning the loss of Pius Adesanmi , director of the Institute of African Studies, who was among the 18 Canadians killed in today's Ethiopian Airlines disas...More..

Scenes From 2019 Governorship And State Assembly Elections Across Nigeria
by | Monday, March 11, 2019

Scenes From 2019 Governorship And State Assembly Elections Across Nigeria

In oil-rich Nigeria , some state governors control budgets larger than those of neighbouring countries and so these are often keenly contested. Youths and Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung, has said that he is...More..