Brazil's former President Temer arrested on corruption charges

The 78-year-old Temer was arrested in Sao Paulo by police, and is among the senior-most politicians and corporate leaders who have been arrested so far in the probe. Temer, the predecessor of current President Jair Bolsonaro, was Brazil's most unpopu... More..

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New Zealand observes Muslim prayer after mosque attacks
by | Friday, March 22, 2019

New Zealand observes Muslim prayer after mosque attacks

She previously said that the primary perpetrator of the shootings used five guns including two semi-automatic weapons and two shotguns. "But what he's done, he was hoping to divide us, and instead, he's broug...More..

Palestinian shot dead after he threw stones at Israeli cars: Medics, army
by | Friday, March 22, 2019

Palestinian shot dead after he threw stones at Israeli cars: Medics, army

The Israeli army claimed that an explosive device was thrown at an Israeli patrol, securing settlers' visit to Joseph's Tomb, from inside a vehicle to which Israeli soldiers responded by opening live fire, kill...More..

Pompeo visits Holocaust Memorial, meets Israeli President Rivlin
by | Friday, March 22, 2019

Pompeo visits Holocaust Memorial, meets Israeli President Rivlin

Trump's announcement could complicate his administration's plans to roll out its long-delayed Middle East peace plan after Israel's election. Nabil Abu Rudeineh, spokesman for Palestinian President Mahmoud ...More..

Cummings: Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump’s private emails, texts raise security concerns
by | Friday, March 22, 2019

Cummings: Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump’s private emails, texts raise security concerns

The White House Thursday rejected a call by House Democrats for documents relating to private conversations between President Trump and his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin . It was unclear whether Kushne...More..

Donald Trump to recognise Israel sovereignty over Golan Heights
by | Friday, March 22, 2019

Donald Trump to recognise Israel sovereignty over Golan Heights

Trump has consistently backed Israel when it comes to major regional disputes and previous year sparked controversy and outrage among Palestinians and others when he moved the United States embassy in Israel ...More..

At least 40 killed in Iraq in Tigris River ferry accident
by | Thursday, March 21, 2019

At least 40 killed in Iraq in Tigris River ferry accident

Almost 150 people , including 80 women and children, were on board the boat that was destined for a popular tourist island in Mosul as part of the Kurdish New Year celebrations, AP News reports. The water ...More..

New Zealand's Prime Minister Bans 'Military Style' Weapons, Orders Mandatory Buybacks
by | Thursday, March 21, 2019

New Zealand's Prime Minister Bans 'Military Style' Weapons, Orders Mandatory Buybacks

Ardern said it would be followed by a complete ban on the weapons after new laws are rushed through. The ban includes any semi-automatic guns or shotguns that are capable of being used with a detachable m...More..

U.S. must recognise Israeli sovereignty over Golan
by | Thursday, March 21, 2019

U.S. must recognise Israeli sovereignty over Golan

He said: "After 52 years it is time for the United States to fully recognize Israel's Sovereignty over the Golan Heights, which is of critical strategic and security importance to the State of Israel and Region...More..

Trump says public should see 'ridiculous' Mueller report
by | Thursday, March 21, 2019

Trump says public should see 'ridiculous' Mueller report

He suggested in remarks to reporters Wednesday that Mueller's appointment was inappropriately made by the Justice Department and that Mueller arbitrarily decided "out of the blue" to put together the report as ...More..

Netanyahu's party overtakes Gantz coalition ahead of election
by | Thursday, March 21, 2019

Netanyahu's party overtakes Gantz coalition ahead of election

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks as he visits the site of a Palestinian attack which took place a day earlier, at a junction leading to the Jewish settlement of Ariel in the Israeli-occupied Wes...More..

Compassion, grit takes 'Jacindamania' to new heights after mosque attack
by | Thursday, March 21, 2019

Compassion, grit takes 'Jacindamania' to new heights after mosque attack

Local media reported he was dropped off at the Al Noor mosque on the day of the killings by his mother who survived the attack because she was trying to find a parking space when the gunman launched his assault...More..

Trump Says IS Territory in Syria Nearly Eliminated
by | Thursday, March 21, 2019

Trump Says IS Territory in Syria Nearly Eliminated

For the SDF, it would cap a four-year, US -led military campaign in which its fighters drove ISIS from swathes of northeastern Syria, taking the city of Raqqa after a months-long battle in 2017. It warned the g...More..

Canada extends Iraq and Ukraine military missions to 2021 and 2022
by | Thursday, March 21, 2019

Canada extends Iraq and Ukraine military missions to 2021 and 2022

Canada is a leader in the global community's support for the people of Ukraine, the statement says. The training provided by the Canadian Armed Forces directly helps Ukraine's defence and security forces to u...More..

Kurdish-led fighters advance on last IS bastion in eastern Syria
by | Thursday, March 21, 2019

Kurdish-led fighters advance on last IS bastion in eastern Syria

None of those visible appeared to be armed. "Do you think the displacement of the weak and poor out of Baghouz will weaken the Islamic State? ". While it would represent a significant milestone in Syria'...More..

Joe Biden tells supporters he is running for president, per WSJ
by | Thursday, March 21, 2019

Joe Biden tells supporters he is running for president, per WSJ

In a resurfaced video from a 1983 Senate Judiciary Committee hearing, Biden blasted packing the Supreme Court as a "bonehead idea", The Washington Free Beacon first reported . The former vice president under...More..

New Zealand mass shooting suspect charged with murder
by | Thursday, March 21, 2019

New Zealand mass shooting suspect charged with murder

A 28-year-old man was arrested and is now being charged with murder and will have his first court appearance on Saturday (March 16). Police Commissioner Mike Bush said police were working with pathologists ...More..

Facebook and YouTube defend response to Christchurch videos
by | Thursday, March 21, 2019

Facebook and YouTube defend response to Christchurch videos

In a news release , Facebook revealed that its first report of the revolting 17 minutes of footage didn't come in until 12 minutes after the broadcast was over - almost 30 minutes after it began. Before the co...More..

Coach driver planned to use 51 pupils in terror attack
by | Thursday, March 21, 2019

Coach driver planned to use 51 pupils in terror attack

The driver had no links with Islamic terrorism and "acted as a lone wolf", Alberto Nobili, head of counter-terrorism at the Milan public prosecutor's office, told a press conference. Police blocked the bus in...More..

Website secretly livestreamed 1,600 unwitting hotel guests for paying members
by | Thursday, March 21, 2019

Website secretly livestreamed 1,600 unwitting hotel guests for paying members

The suspects have been accused of illegally recording and live-streaming the activities of guests at 30 hotels located in 10 South Korean cities. Notably, this is not the first case of hidden cameras found in...More..

Owner of YouTube's Fantastic Adventures Accused of Child Abuse
by | Thursday, March 21, 2019

Owner of YouTube's Fantastic Adventures Accused of Child Abuse

ARIZONA: Michelle Hackney, a YouTuber woman known for her famous YouTube channel " Fantastic adventure ", was recently arrested. As of Wednesday morning, the channel had almost 800,000 subscribers. Another s...More..

Slithering, Hissing Rattlesnakes Found Under US Home
by | Thursday, March 21, 2019

Slithering, Hissing Rattlesnakes Found Under US Home

Big Country Snake Removal posted a video to Facebook on Sunday showing the removal of 45 rattlesnakes from underneath a home near Albany. But when Big Country Snake Removal arrived on March 13, the workers...More..

Korea likely not preparing for launch at Sohae facility: ROK defense minister
by | Thursday, March 21, 2019

Korea likely not preparing for launch at Sohae facility: ROK defense minister

South Korea's spy agency has also told lawmakers in a closed-door intelligence briefing that increased vehicle movement was detected at a missile research center on the outskirts of Pyongyang where the North is...More..

Egg Boy to donate money to New Zealand mosque attack victims
by | Thursday, March 21, 2019

Egg Boy to donate money to New Zealand mosque attack victims

Lawyer Peter Gordon , who is representing Will Connolly pro bono, spoke to media today confirming Will was not interested in pressing charges over the retaliation. In a tweet William advised his followers to...More..

Malta ranks 22nd happiest country in World Happiness Report
by | Thursday, March 21, 2019

Malta ranks 22nd happiest country in World Happiness Report

New Zealand, which ranked eighth this year (bested only by the Nordic countries, Switzerland and the Netherlands), is one such resilient country. The report ranked 156 countries on their level of happiness, t...More..

Raw Politics in full: Brexit delay and Fidesz party vote
by | Thursday, March 21, 2019

Raw Politics in full: Brexit delay and Fidesz party vote

British MPs have hit out at Prime Minister Theresa May after she blamed their "political games" and indecision for the latest Brexit delay. She is unwilling to ask for a long extension, which would infuri...More..

Justice Thomas talks at court arguments, 1st time in 3 years
by | Thursday, March 21, 2019

Justice Thomas talks at court arguments, 1st time in 3 years

The Supreme Court will decide what evidence Flowers can use to argue the prosecution skewed a jury along racial lines to help secure his latest conviction. "The question is the motivation of Doug Evans". Fir...More..

Pentagon lists possible project cuts to pay for border wall
by | Thursday, March 21, 2019

Pentagon lists possible project cuts to pay for border wall

Jack Reed of Rhode Island, top Democrat on the Senate Armed Services Committee, said in a statement . "We know President Trump wants to take money from our national security accounts to pay for his wall, a...More..

Let's not make 'egg boy' our national hero, please
by | Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Let's not make 'egg boy' our national hero, please

Will Connolly , 17, egged Australian senator Fraser Anning midway through a press conference in Melbourne , a day after Anning's controversial comments. "I don't regret anything I do", he said. Anning, a m...More..

Cindy McCain Posts Stranger’s Hateful Message About John McCain and Their Daughter
by | Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Cindy McCain Posts Stranger’s Hateful Message About John McCain and Their Daughter

McCain passed away in August after a battle with brain cancer. President Donald Trump (left) and Sen. Vietnam veteran Terry Barker, who voted for Trump and agrees with his politics, told the Times the p...More..

Elizabeth Warren Supports Eliminating the Electoral College
by | Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Elizabeth Warren Supports Eliminating the Electoral College

In case you haven't heard us shouting this from the mountain tops on a regular basis, Donald Trump lost the popular vote to Hillary Clinton by 2,864,974 votes. "Come a general election, presidential candidate...More..

Behind Trump’s plan to beat the Mueller report
by | Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Behind Trump’s plan to beat the Mueller report

Almost half, 47 percent, disagree with that assertion; only 3 percent don't have an opinion on the issue. The U.S. House of Representatives voted 420-0 last week on a non-binding resolution calling for Muelle...More..

US president Donald Trump escalates feud with aide Kellyanne Conway's husband
by | Wednesday, March 20, 2019

US president Donald Trump escalates feud with aide Kellyanne Conway's husband

In another , he said: "The President of the United States" and linked to Trump's tweet . George Conway , who turned down a Justice Department job in June 2017, once went to bat for Trump to settle a dispute ...More..

Facebook, YouTube, Twitter told to brief Congress after mosque shootings
by | Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Facebook, YouTube, Twitter told to brief Congress after mosque shootings

Facebook said the video was viewed 4,000 times in total before it was removed. They confirmed the video was uploaded to Facebook 1.5 million times, but 1.2 million of those were stopped at upload, meaning th...More..

‘Reckless’ and ‘Vile’: Australian PM Hits Erdogan for Christchurch Comments
by | Wednesday, March 20, 2019

‘Reckless’ and ‘Vile’: Australian PM Hits Erdogan for Christchurch Comments

Mr Erdogan sparked fury Down Under after he used clips of last week's terror attack at a New Zealand mosque which killed 50 people , at an election rally in the northern town of Eregli. "It is truly upsettin...More..