Trump tells Russia to get its troops out of Venezuela

The United States and most Western countries have backed Guaido while Russia, China and Cuba are among those that have continued to support Maduro, who retains control of Venezuela's state institutions, including the military. U.S. Secretary of Sta... More..

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Road safety: European Union plans vehicle speed limiters from 2022
by | Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Road safety: European Union plans vehicle speed limiters from 2022

While the name doesn't sound too threatening, the European Transport Safety Council describes it as a system that uses a "speed sign-recognition video camera and / or GPS-linked speed limit data to advise dri...More..

Briton arrested after fleeing Australia on a jetski, armed with crossbow
by | Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Briton arrested after fleeing Australia on a jetski, armed with crossbow

The action movie-style escape began in Queensland , after locals alerted police that the suspect had been seen launching the jet ski from Punsand Bay, on the northern tip of mainland Australia . He is pending...More..

Dem presidential hopeful Hickenlooper opposes Green New Deal
by | Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Dem presidential hopeful Hickenlooper opposes Green New Deal

The vote, called by Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell , was a resounding 57-0 against, with 43 Democrats voting " present ". Tuesday's vote to begin debate on the nonbinding resolution was likely to f...More..

Chinese student Wanzhen Lu found safe after abduction Saturday
by | Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Chinese student Wanzhen Lu found safe after abduction Saturday

Andy Pattenden told reporters on Tuesday night. Listen to the full police scanner feed audio of the North York Kidnap victim being found in Gravenhurst below the story. Police are urging the four suspects to ...More..

Barr scours Trump-Russia report to see how much to open
by | Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Barr scours Trump-Russia report to see how much to open

Barr, however, said he found insufficient evidence of a crime on the issue. In his letter to leaders of the House and Senate judiciary committees Friday, Barr wrote that he intends to consult with Deputy At...More..

Facebook removes accounts for 'coordinated inauthentic behaviour'
by | Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Facebook removes accounts for 'coordinated inauthentic behaviour'

Facebook took down thousands of accounts linked to deceptive behavior, it said Tuesday. To begin the crackdown, Facebook removed 158 pages, 263 Facebook accounts, 35 groups, and 57 Instagram accounts which...More..

Five EU nations reject Trump move to accept Golan as Israeli territory
by | Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Five EU nations reject Trump move to accept Golan as Israeli territory

During a White House visit by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Mr Trump signed a proclamation officially granting United States recognition of the Golan Heights as Israeli territory. Regardless,...More..

Anti-satellite weapons - rare, high-tech, and risky to test
by | Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Anti-satellite weapons - rare, high-tech, and risky to test

Until now, only three countries had achieved this feat". Afterward in an air skirmish, Pakistan shot down one of India's Soviet-era fighter jets, prompting scrutiny of India's aging military hardware. Destroy...More..

Flash floods in southern Iran kill at least 17, injure 74
by | Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Flash floods in southern Iran kill at least 17, injure 74

Videos published by Tehran emergency authorities show flood waters in the eastern outskirts of the city. President Hassan Rouhani's hardline rivals have criticised the government for doing too little, too lat...More..

Ocasio-Cortez’s Green New Deal Fails in Senate 0-57
by | Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Ocasio-Cortez’s Green New Deal Fails in Senate 0-57

Watch the vote in the player above. Senate Republicans have been attacking the Green New Deal for weeks. They refuse even to say the words climate change . NY senator Kirsten Gillibrand, one of a half-doze...More..

Venezuelan Military Official Deported From Colombia for Carrying Out Mission
by | Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Venezuelan Military Official Deported From Colombia for Carrying Out Mission

Russian Federation on Tuesday said its decision to send military personnel to Venezuela in support of the embattled regime of President Nicolas Maduro was in accordance with the country's laws, after the mov...More..

Boeing Max Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Florida Over ‘Performance Issue’
by | Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Boeing Max Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Florida Over ‘Performance Issue’

Federal authorities have instructed Boeing and FAA employees to retain documents relating to the plane's approval process, which by design relies on manufacturers like Boeing to self-police that it's met FAA ...More..

Boeing 737 Max 8 makes emergency landing in Orlando
by | Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Boeing 737 Max 8 makes emergency landing in Orlando

A Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 MAX 8 that was on its way to California to be grounded had to make an emergency landing shortly after take-off at Orlando International Airport on Tuesday. Countries around t...More..

EU's controversial copyright directive will now become law after approval
by | Tuesday, March 26, 2019

EU's controversial copyright directive will now become law after approval

Two articles in particular are particularly contentious. Article 11, dubbed the "Link Tax" or "Snippet Tax" by critics, would require aggregators to pay licensing fees when they include excerpts of content when...More..

Trump administration announces new Venezuela sanctions
by | Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Trump administration announces new Venezuela sanctions

But despite claims of friendship, the Chinese are undermining the hemisphere's progress towards democracy by refusing to grant an official visa to Ricardo Hausmann, the lawful representative of Venezuela - the ...More..

Trump hints Obama administration was behind Mueller's probe
by | Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Trump hints Obama administration was behind Mueller's probe

George Papadopoulos speaks at the American Priority conference in Washington D.C., U.S. December 8, 2018. A transcript of that interview was released Tuesday by the Republican chairman of the House Judiciary...More..

Oettinger calls for European Union veto on Italy-China deal
by | Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Oettinger calls for European Union veto on Italy-China deal

In addition, companies of the two countries signed ten agreements . Currently Italy has access for kiwifruit, lemon and blood orange to China. Italy is willing to deepen mutual understanding and push Sino-It...More..

The Trump Administration Wants the Entire Affordable Care Act Struck Down
by | Tuesday, March 26, 2019

The Trump Administration Wants the Entire Affordable Care Act Struck Down

He said prescription drug pricing is "absolutely" an area where Democrats could work with the Trump administration. If the entire ACA is repealed, popular provisions such as coverage for adult children on par...More..

Release as 'much of Mueller report' as possible: Graham
by | Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Release as 'much of Mueller report' as possible: Graham

The senator also said he wanted as much of the full report to be released to the public as possible. Graham is the chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, which is investigating whether the Federal Bureau...More..

Father Of Sandy Hook Shooting Victim Found Dead
by | Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Father Of Sandy Hook Shooting Victim Found Dead

Richman's death comes as officials in Parkland, Florida, are publicizing counseling services after two survivors of a high school massacre there killed themselves . No other details surrounding Richman's death...More..

France takes Chinese billions despite European Union concerns
by | Tuesday, March 26, 2019

France takes Chinese billions despite European Union concerns

He will also meet in Paris on Tuesday with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker. New Silk Road: Will Italy be China's Trojan horse? "We have a lot to do t...More..

Pentagon Transfers $1 Billion In Funding For Trump's Border Wall
by | Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Pentagon Transfers $1 Billion In Funding For Trump's Border Wall

The Defense Department informed Congress last week that hundreds of military construction projects may be cut or delayed to fund the wall's construction. The Department of Homeland Security had asked the Pent...More..

Iraqi PM seeks sacking of governor after deadly accident
by | Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Iraqi PM seeks sacking of governor after deadly accident

While a number of bodies have been recovered, search operations are ongoing at the site of the incident. Mosul security officials blamed the accident on high water levels and overcrowding on the boat. Daesh t...More..

Post-Mueller, Trump Camp Tells Networks To 'Employ Basic Journalistic Standards'
by | Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Post-Mueller, Trump Camp Tells Networks To 'Employ Basic Journalistic Standards'

Mueller formally concluded his almost 22-month long probe into Russian interference with the 2016 presidential election on Friday, submitting his final report to the Department of Justice. President Donald T...More..

'Suicidal pilot' crashes into clubhouse after alleged fight with wife
by | Tuesday, March 26, 2019

'Suicidal pilot' crashes into clubhouse after alleged fight with wife

In a video the plane piloted by Mr Viljoen, 38, is seen shortly before the crash at sunset on Saturday flying low and fast towards the building. The Matsieng Flying Club said in a statement on Sunday aftern...More..

Some in Valley react to New Zealand gun ban
by | Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Some in Valley react to New Zealand gun ban

In an interview on The Project with Waleed Aly , Ardern said she was " deeply sad " after the attacks on two mosques, adding that when "there aren't cameras, where I've just been with family ... "The servic...More..

Congress's 'final attack on poverty': How did party calculate minimum income?
by | Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Congress's 'final attack on poverty': How did party calculate minimum income?

Former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi had a "historic opportunity" to remove poverty and initially showed a desire to do so, but his government "got caught in unsavoury controversies preventing any significant and...More..

Pompeo condemns rise of anti-Semitism, blasts Britain's Labour Party
by | Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Pompeo condemns rise of anti-Semitism, blasts Britain's Labour Party

The committee plays a key role in supporting the U.S. -Israel military alliance, and the groups explain she's simply unqualified to be there. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to ke...More..

MALI: Govt bans hunting society after attack kills 130 Fulani
by | Tuesday, March 26, 2019

MALI: Govt bans hunting society after attack kills 130 Fulani

While some of the disputes between the ethnic groups involve land and water, the Dogon accuse the Peulh-Fulani of supporting jihadists, while the Peulh-Fulani accuse the Dogon of supporting the Malian army. Mal...More..

Teacher From Kenyan Village, Peter Tabichi Wins World's Best, $1mn
by | Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Teacher From Kenyan Village, Peter Tabichi Wins World's Best, $1mn

A Kenyan educator's lesson in selflessness has just earned him the title of the best teacher in the world. The Global Teacher Prize is awarded by the Varkey Foundation . The prize is in its fifth year, wit...More..

Trump claims 'total exoneration' after Robert Mueller's findings are released
by | Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Trump claims 'total exoneration' after Robert Mueller's findings are released

Federal prosecutors in NY are investigating hush-money payments made to two women during the 2016 campaign who claim they had sex with Trump. In a joint statement, Nadler, House intelligence committee chair...More..

State Senator Calls Trump A
by | Tuesday, March 26, 2019

State Senator Calls Trump A "Biblical Savior" And Floridians Can't Handle It

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo suggested God may have sent President Donald Trump to Earth to protect the Jewish people from Iran. Like other administrations, the Trump administration has also sought to cur...More..

European Union and China: Italy closes agreement for the new silk road
by | Tuesday, March 26, 2019

European Union and China: Italy closes agreement for the new silk road

Italy signed on Saturday a "non-binding" protocol with China to take part in Beijing's new "Silk Road" of transport and trade links stretching from Asia to Europe. He also said China's imports of goods are expe...More..

No Deal Brexit 'Increasingly Likely' EU Says
by | Tuesday, March 26, 2019

No Deal Brexit 'Increasingly Likely' EU Says

An amendment proposed by a cross-party group of lawmakers, led by Oliver Letwin, a member of Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative Party, seeks to change the rules of parliament on March 27 in order to prov...More..