Navy: 1 Hurt in 'Domestic' Shooting at NAS Oceana, Shooter Killed

The identities of the shooter and the victim have not been released yet, pending notification of next-of-kin. The shooting caused a lockdown at NAS Oceana for more than an hour. "How the Sailor was able to get a weapon on base is part of the invest... More..

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Cohen Asks Lawmakers To Write Letters To Help Delay His Prison Date
by | Friday, April 05, 2019

Cohen Asks Lawmakers To Write Letters To Help Delay His Prison Date

Davis said he hoped federal prosecutors in the Southern District of NY would take that into consideration and file a motion to have his sentence reduced and postpone the start of his prison term so he can readi...More..

President's comment about wind turbines causing cancer confuses Iowa's Chuck Grassley
by | Friday, April 05, 2019

President's comment about wind turbines causing cancer confuses Iowa's Chuck Grassley

Grassley also said the president isn't showing respect for him as he was instrumental in approving a federal tax credit 26 years ago that helped bring more wind energy development. A White House spokesman did ...More..

US Count Found No Pak F-16s Missing, Contradicts India's Claim
by | Friday, April 05, 2019

US Count Found No Pak F-16s Missing, Contradicts India's Claim

Pakistan's military has called on India to share "the truth" about an aerial dogfight at the height of tensions between the nuclear-armed South Asian neighbours in February after a U.S. "It looks increasing...More..

Congress Ends US Support For Yemen War, Donald Trump Veto Likely
by | Friday, April 05, 2019

Congress Ends US Support For Yemen War, Donald Trump Veto Likely

The bill now heads to President Donald Trump, who is expected to veto it. By a 247-175 vote, Congress for the first time invoked the decades-old War Powers Resolution to try and stop a foreign conflict. For m...More..

Mormon church to allow children of LGBT couples to be baptised
by | Friday, April 05, 2019

Mormon church to allow children of LGBT couples to be baptised

Leaders of the Mormon Church , several years after declaring its followers who enter into a marriage to a person of the same sex are heretics subject to excommunication, and their children would be banned fro...More..

Putin says body of missing Israeli soldier found by Russian army
by | Friday, April 05, 2019

Putin says body of missing Israeli soldier found by Russian army

On Thursday, in a meeting with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu , Russian President Vladimir Putin confirmed that Russia brokered the recovery of the missing soldier, who had been listed as missing since ba...More..

Donald Trump promises 'epic' trade deal with China
by | Friday, April 05, 2019

Donald Trump promises 'epic' trade deal with China

After their meeting, Trump told Xi, "I want to thank you again - you're a very special man - for your gracious hospitality". "I mean, otherwise, it would be very tough for us to allow that to happen". Drafts of...More..

Cats respond to sound of their name, study finds
by | Friday, April 05, 2019

Cats respond to sound of their name, study finds

Cats reacted strongly to the first word, but less to the following ones. Tibbles and Tiger might not let you know it, but they appear to recognise when their name is being called, research into human-cat re...More..

Aussie MP slammed for Christchurch attack remarks
by | Friday, April 05, 2019

Aussie MP slammed for Christchurch attack remarks

It is eligible to be registered as a party because it has a sitting member of parliament and satisfied the legal definition of a party. The Australian Senate on Wednesday slammed a lawmaker for blaming Musl...More..

China providing services to woman arrested at Mar-a-Lago
by | Friday, April 05, 2019

China providing services to woman arrested at Mar-a-Lago

That came from Mar-a-Lago or Trump directly. "The apparent ease with which Ms. Zhang gained access to the facility during the president's weekend visit raises concerns about the system for screening visitors,...More..

Government and Labour plan more talks to break Brexit deadlock
by | Friday, April 05, 2019

Government and Labour plan more talks to break Brexit deadlock

Mrs May hopes to agree a Brexit strategy with the Labour leader or to bring the issue to a head in the Commons ahead of an European Union leaders' summit in Brussels next Wednesday. The letter reflects deep f...More..

Julian Assange to be expelled from Ecuadorian embassy, WikiLeaks says
by | Friday, April 05, 2019

Julian Assange to be expelled from Ecuadorian embassy, WikiLeaks says

The source further noted that Quito already has an agreement with the United Kingdom for the arrest, according to a Thursday tweet by WikiLeaks . Another tweet, posted an hour later, confirmed it had receive...More..

Justin Trudeau defends feminist credentials after expelling former cabinet ministers
by | Friday, April 05, 2019

Justin Trudeau defends feminist credentials after expelling former cabinet ministers

The scandal has led to multiple resignations and damaged the party for eight weeks. They were also barred from running for the party in the federal election this October. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau arr...More..

Relatives of Ralph Nader sue Boeing over Ethiopian Airlines crash
by | Friday, April 05, 2019

Relatives of Ralph Nader sue Boeing over Ethiopian Airlines crash

In line with worldwide rules on air accidents, the preliminary report did not attribute blame. The Ethiopian Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) has released its first preliminary report into the accident of ...More..

Downing Street warns of 'accidental no-deal Brexit'
by | Friday, April 05, 2019

Downing Street warns of 'accidental no-deal Brexit'

The talks provide a final opportunity for the U.K.to avoid a no-deal Brexit after Ms. 'So we will need a further extension of Article 50 - one that is as short as possible and which ends when we pass a deal...More..

Turkey's main opposition mayor candidate in Istanbul demands mandate
by | Friday, April 05, 2019

Turkey's main opposition mayor candidate in Istanbul demands mandate

Turkey's electoral authorities on Wednesday ordered recounts of votes in 18 of Istanbul's 39 districts following objections over the local elections from the country's ruling party, Anadolu news agency said. ...More..

by | Friday, April 05, 2019

Trump says 'tremendous progress has been made' with North Atlantic Treaty Organisation

I simply can not understand why Trump would lie about where his father was born - a lie that is extraordinarily easy to disprove and results in basically zero gain. "Maybe the thing that is most hard - don't fo...More..

Ethiopian Airlines disaster: Investigators find cause of Boeing 737 Max jet crash
by | Friday, April 05, 2019

Ethiopian Airlines disaster: Investigators find cause of Boeing 737 Max jet crash

New information on a deadly plane crash in Ethiopia may undermine Boeing's claims about a suspect piece of software on its new 737 Max jets. Boeing's fastest-selling 737 MAX jet, with orders worth more than...More..

Suspected Christchurch gunman to face 50 murder charges
by | Friday, April 05, 2019

Suspected Christchurch gunman to face 50 murder charges

The 28-year-old Australian national appeared via audio visual link from custody in the High Court at Christchurch this morning. Judge Cameron Mander said in a note that the brief hearing will mainly be abou...More..

Trump says he called President Xi Jinping the 'king' of China
by | Thursday, April 04, 2019

Trump says he called President Xi Jinping the 'king' of China

China abolished monarchical rule in 1912 when the last emperor of the Qing dynasty , Pu Yi, was overthrown to establish the Republic of China. President Trump was accorded red-carpet treatment during his 2...More..

'Marxist' Corbyn 'extremely dangerous', says minister as Government seeks deal
by | Thursday, April 04, 2019

'Marxist' Corbyn 'extremely dangerous', says minister as Government seeks deal

On Wednesday, MPs started a debate on a backbench move to introduce legislation that, if backed by a majority of MPs would rule out Britain leaving with no deal. Britain leaving the European Union without an ...More..

Greece, North Macedonia building 'new narrative,' PM Tsipras says
by | Thursday, April 04, 2019

Greece, North Macedonia building 'new narrative,' PM Tsipras says

He stood smiling next to the Macedonian Prime Minister Zoran Zaev for a selfie outside government buildings, sealing a moment that appears to mark their improved relations. Both leaders face hard political oppo...More..

Eastern Libyan forces ordered to move west to fight militants
by | Thursday, April 04, 2019

Eastern Libyan forces ordered to move west to fight militants

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres , who arrived in Tripoli on Wednesday to promote peace talks, warned of the risk of serious fighting erupting. Eastern Libyan forces on Thursday took full control of Gha...More..

Democrat Mayor Pete celebrates raising $7 million this year
by | Thursday, April 04, 2019

Democrat Mayor Pete celebrates raising $7 million this year

He is well spoken, confident, and has big ideas for fighting against Trump, and how Democrats can win back the White House-but in a new CNN special Buttigieg provided the answer for our most pressing question: ...More..

Mueller report can be subpoenaed after successful House Judiciary Committee vote
by | Thursday, April 04, 2019

Mueller report can be subpoenaed after successful House Judiciary Committee vote

Attorney General William Barr's four-page letter to Congress, released late last month following the completion of special counsel Robert Mueller's report on the Russian Federation investigation, made s...More..

FEC files second complaint against Rep. Ocasio-Cortez, campaign manager
by | Thursday, April 04, 2019

FEC files second complaint against Rep. Ocasio-Cortez, campaign manager

But Gaetz has not always championed action on climate change , having sponsored a bill in the last Congress to abolish the EPA. "They will laugh at us". The Green Real Deal establishes four platforms for "Am...More..

by | Thursday, April 04, 2019

Christchurch terror attack accused will face 50 murder charges

Police had earlier filed a single, representative murder charge against 28-year-old Australian Brenton Harrison Tarrant . He'll appear in court by video link on Friday, but is not required to enter pleas t...More..

Timmothy Pitzen: Ohio teen claims he is missing boy from IL
by | Thursday, April 04, 2019

Timmothy Pitzen: Ohio teen claims he is missing boy from IL

Surveillance video released by authorities showed the 4-foot-2, 70-pound kindergartner playing with a truck and walking with his mom at resorts in Wisconsin Dells, Wis., and north suburban Gurnee. Local police...More..

Malaysia ex-PM Najib goes on trial over 1MDB mega-scandal
by | Thursday, April 04, 2019

Malaysia ex-PM Najib goes on trial over 1MDB mega-scandal

It is now being docked on Langkawi island, on Malaysia's northwestern coast. Opening the prosecution, Attorney-General Tommy Thomas told the High Court it was the "first trial in our courts against a former...More..

Trump mistakenly says his father was born in Germany
by | Thursday, April 04, 2019

Trump mistakenly says his father was born in Germany

In discussing that nations contributions with North Atlantic Treaty Organisation secretary-general Jens Stoltenberg , Trump told a room full of White House reporters " Germany is not paying their fair s...More..

Scots university reviews Brunei honour over gay stoning law
by | Thursday, April 04, 2019

Scots university reviews Brunei honour over gay stoning law

The 72-year-old sultan heads the Brunei Investment Agency, which owns some of the world's top hotels including the Dorchester in London and the Beverly Hills Hotel in Los Angeles. The threat of the death p...More..

American tourist kidnapped in Uganda's Queen Elizabeth National Park, officials say
by | Thursday, April 04, 2019

American tourist kidnapped in Uganda's Queen Elizabeth National Park, officials say

The gang are thought to have crossed into the park from the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, which is overrun with rival militias. "Security forces are responding to the incident", it said in a statement ...More..

Democrats ask IRS for 6 years of President Trump's tax returns
by | Thursday, April 04, 2019

Democrats ask IRS for 6 years of President Trump's tax returns

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez took a shot at President Trump's response to Monday's congressional request for his tax returns , tweeting "we didn't ask you". But some Democrats and independent analysts pressed ...More..

China to curb all types of fentanyl, following US demands
by | Thursday, April 04, 2019

China to curb all types of fentanyl, following US demands

China fulfilled its pledge Monday to classify all forms of Fentanyl as controlled substances, a year after making a promise that it would do so to President Trump . The profit chain from researchers to pharmac...More..