Trump Order Will Clear the Way for Stalled Constitution Pipeline

Section 401 requires applicants for a federal license or permit that may result in any discharge into waters of the state, including pipelines, to apply for and obtain a Water Quality Certificate from the Department of Environmental Conservation i... More..

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Man Attempts to Light Jacket on Fire Outside the White House
by | Saturday, April 13, 2019

Man Attempts to Light Jacket on Fire Outside the White House

Agents are reportedly now looking to see if the man left behind any suspicious packages . Secret Service confirmed the incident, saying in a statement, "Today at approximately 3:15 p.m, a male individual o...More..

Indonesia says tsunami possible after quake off Sulawesi
by | Friday, April 12, 2019

Indonesia says tsunami possible after quake off Sulawesi

The quake struck at a relatively shallow depth of 17 kilometres (10 miles) off the east coast of Sulawesi island, the USGS said, where a 7.5-magnitude quake-tsunami around the city of Palu killed more than ...More..

Troop presence reinforced as Sudan sit-in continues for fifth day
by | Friday, April 12, 2019

Troop presence reinforced as Sudan sit-in continues for fifth day

The sustained protest movement has so far posed the biggest threat to Bashir's 30-year rule, but has not yet persuaded the 75-year-old - one of the longest ruling presidents in Africa - to give up the reins of ...More..

Algeria's parliament confirms Bensalah as interim president
by | Friday, April 12, 2019

Algeria's parliament confirms Bensalah as interim president

Opposition parties refused to back Bensalah's election and boycotted the session, as hundreds of students protested against him in Algiers. On stepping down, Bouteflika promised that elections would be he...More..

Sudanese Army Won't Extradite Deposed President Omar al-Bashir
by | Friday, April 12, 2019

Sudanese Army Won't Extradite Deposed President Omar al-Bashir

Mr Ibnauf and his deputy army chief of staff Kamal AbdelMarouf have now the arduous task of proving to the world that the fear of a continuation of Bashir's highhandedness are unfounded. "We as a military counc...More..

It's up to Cain to move ahead with Fed nomination
by | Friday, April 12, 2019

It's up to Cain to move ahead with Fed nomination

Cain's bid for president in 2012 was derailed by accusations of sexual harassment that he has repeatedly denied. Republicans and Democrats have raised questions about whether Trump's choices of both Cain and ...More..

Julian Assange extradition could take
by | Friday, April 12, 2019

Julian Assange extradition could take "months or years"

Assange is unsustainable and no longer viable. Assange was arrested Thursday in London and faces USA charges related to WikiLeaks' publication of tens of thousands of classified government documents. Ass...More..

Pence Breaks Silence On Buttigieg’s Attack On His Faith
by | Friday, April 12, 2019

Pence Breaks Silence On Buttigieg’s Attack On His Faith

He said some things that are critical of my Christian faith and of me personally. Pence shared that he was not surprised by the claims despite the fact that the two worked "very closely" when Pence wa...More..

Gun law change: 'One of the most important pieces of legislation'
by | Friday, April 12, 2019

Gun law change: 'One of the most important pieces of legislation'

The law includes a buy-back scheme under which owners of outlawed weapons can surrender them to police by September 30 in return for compensation based on the weapon's age and condition. Ardern told the House a...More..

May told to resign over 'abject surrender' of Brexit delay
by | Friday, April 12, 2019

May told to resign over 'abject surrender' of Brexit delay

After a six-month extension to the process was agreed at a late-night EU summit, the embattled British Prime Minister admitted to MPs that European leaders share "frustration" with the unending Brexit crisis ...More..

Boeing CEO says 737 MAX software update working as designed
by | Friday, April 12, 2019

Boeing CEO says 737 MAX software update working as designed

The plane maker is now making test flights of planes fitted with new software aimed solving the problems. The Federal Aviation Administration , which will consider whether the plane can resume flying in the ...More..

Iranian Lawmakers Wear IRGC Uniforms, Chant
by | Friday, April 12, 2019

Iranian Lawmakers Wear IRGC Uniforms, Chant "Death to America"

Iran's Revolutionary Guard Corps went from being a domestic security force with origins in the 1979 Islamic Revolution to a transnational fighting force. He did not elaborate. Since President Trump took offic...More..

Suspect arrested in connection with fires at black churches in Louisiana
by | Friday, April 12, 2019

Suspect arrested in connection with fires at black churches in Louisiana

Louisiana Fire Marshal Butch Browning didn't have a motive for the fires. St. Landry Parish Sheriff Bobby Guidroz , clad in a black tie emblazoned with gray handguns, dismissed any rumors that Matthews'...More..

Woman calls 911 about burglar in bathroom; deputies find trapped Roomba
by | Friday, April 12, 2019

Woman calls 911 about burglar in bathroom; deputies find trapped Roomba

The woman called 911 on Tuesday to report that someone was in her bathroom with the door locked and that she could see shadows moving under the door. "As we entered the home we could hear "rustling" in the ba...More..

South Korea's Constitutional Court rules abortion ban incompatible with constitution
by | Friday, April 12, 2019

South Korea's Constitutional Court rules abortion ban incompatible with constitution

The court ruling ordered South Korea's National Assembly to create legislation easing the current regulations by the end of 2020, calling the current abortion law incompatible with the constitution. "This jud...More..

Trump Tweets Graphic of His ‘Soaring’ Approval Rating - But It’s Wrong
by | Friday, April 12, 2019

Trump Tweets Graphic of His ‘Soaring’ Approval Rating - But It’s Wrong

Meanwhile, nearly all the polls show that people believe the country is heading in the wrong direction. The president shared the Fox graphic with incorrect poll numbers on his Twitter account to his almos...More..

Trump sees progress with Egypt on terrorism as he meets Sisi
by | Friday, April 12, 2019

Trump sees progress with Egypt on terrorism as he meets Sisi

KELEMEN: The visit comes as Egyptians prepare to vote later this month on constitutional amendments that would give Sissi even broader powers and allow him to stay in power until 2034. It's really incredible wh...More..

Chicago Files Civil Complaint Against 'Empire' Actor Jussie Smollett
by | Friday, April 12, 2019

Chicago Files Civil Complaint Against 'Empire' Actor Jussie Smollett

The city of Chicago sued Jussie Smollett for more than $130,000 on Thursday to recover the cost of police overtime spent looking into the alleged hate crime against him. Lightfoot, a former federal prosecutor...More..

Police say 1 dead, 15 injured in North Carolina gas explosion
by | Friday, April 12, 2019

Police say 1 dead, 15 injured in North Carolina gas explosion

Authorities are asking people to avoid downtown while authorities continue search-and-rescue operations, which could take days. Durham police said the West Village Toms Building is not now habitable. "We're...More..

BERNIE'S PLAN: Private Insurance Companies Will 'Be Reduced' to Covering 'Nose Jobs'
by | Friday, April 12, 2019

BERNIE'S PLAN: Private Insurance Companies Will 'Be Reduced' to Covering 'Nose Jobs'

Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) on Monday, April 15, from 6:30 to 7:30pm ET in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Bernie Sanders has come out with a new version of his "Medicare for All" plan. The Sanders plan, similar to hi...More..

Airbnb drops ban on listings of Jewish-owned properties in West Bank
by | Friday, April 12, 2019

Airbnb drops ban on listings of Jewish-owned properties in West Bank

Like in the West Bank, it said profits from these listings will be donated to non-profit organizations around the world. The San Francisco-based company said it would allow listings throughout the West Bank...More..

Jallianwala Bagh: Kerala MPs had sought Britain’s apology
by | Friday, April 12, 2019

Jallianwala Bagh: Kerala MPs had sought Britain’s apology

On February 13 this year, the last day of the 16th Lok Sabha, the House debated Jallianwala Bagh Memorial Trust (Amendment) Bill. "We deeply regret what happened and the suffering caused", May told the Brit...More..

No transaction with Venezuela until we’re sure of who is president
by | Friday, April 12, 2019

No transaction with Venezuela until we’re sure of who is president

But he said that since 2017, Trump has made clear that "we're absolutely determined to see freedom and democracy restored in Venezuela" and to see Maduro step down and democracy restored under Guaido. "For the ...More..

Reaction as May granted Brexit delay until Halloween
by | Friday, April 12, 2019

Reaction as May granted Brexit delay until Halloween

Most EU leaders have signaled they could accept an extension as long as Britain promises not to use it to undermine EU policies during a transition. The pound against the USA dollar (GBPUSD=X) climbed followi...More..

Michael Avenatti charged with fraud, tax crimes in California
by | Friday, April 12, 2019

Michael Avenatti charged with fraud, tax crimes in California

Prosecutors said he allegedly told Johnson that he had not received the payout from a settlement from Los Angeles County yet, but instead gave him at least 69 payments worth an estimated $124,000 in total and p...More..

Westfield principal dies after donating marrow to teen, father says
by | Friday, April 12, 2019

Westfield principal dies after donating marrow to teen, father says

He underwent the donation procedure last February, which left him in a coma. "Marrow donation is a selfless decision that helps save the lives of thousands of patients each year ... Derrick Nelson joined Wes...More..

Ex-Obama WH counsel charged with lying in lobbying probe
by | Friday, April 12, 2019

Ex-Obama WH counsel charged with lying in lobbying probe

He allegedly made the statements to Justice Department officials who were evaluating whether he should have registered as a foreign agent and in an interview with Mueller's prosecutors. "A truthful and comple...More..

After close Israeli election, Benny Gantz’s party concedes defeat
by | Thursday, April 11, 2019

After close Israeli election, Benny Gantz’s party concedes defeat

The degree of harm which Mr Netanyahu will wreak in his fifth term is yet to be determined. "We won! The Israeli public has had its say!" said Gantz's centrist Blue and White party, which two out of three e...More..

Trudeau violated MPs' rights, broke law with 'unilateral' expulsion: Philpott
by | Thursday, April 11, 2019

Trudeau violated MPs' rights, broke law with 'unilateral' expulsion: Philpott

Two months later, Philpott announced her resignation, saying she had lost "confidence" in the government's handling of the case. "I have every right, as does my family, to defend our reputation, and the Liber...More..

Libya national conference postponed due to fighting
by | Thursday, April 11, 2019

Libya national conference postponed due to fighting

The authority of Libya's UN-backed government is not recognized by a parallel government in the east of the country. Haftar , a former Kadhafi military chief, has emerged as a major player, his self-styled...More..

Wikileaks co-founder Julian Assange arrested
by | Thursday, April 11, 2019

Wikileaks co-founder Julian Assange arrested

Assange's lawyer Jennifer Robinson, who was also present at the news conference, said they will renew calls for the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights to adopt precautionary measures to protect her clien...More..

EU Gives UK More Time For Brexit Plan
by | Thursday, April 11, 2019

EU Gives UK More Time For Brexit Plan

But Macron's push for a June Brexit and strong opposition to other leaders' preference for a much longer extension that might increase the chances of Britain changing its mind to stay in the bloc meant the meet...More..

Sudan's president Omar al-Bashir steps down according to government sources
by | Thursday, April 11, 2019

Sudan's president Omar al-Bashir steps down according to government sources

Thousands of protesters were camped out of the army headquarters Wednesday for the fifth day, in what is seen as the biggest threat yet to President Omar al-Bashir's three decades of rule. The whereabouts of th...More..

Angela Merkel backs ‘longer’ Brexit delay than Theresa May’s request
by | Thursday, April 11, 2019

Angela Merkel backs ‘longer’ Brexit delay than Theresa May’s request

Nicola Sturgeon led calls for the United Kingdom to use extra time granted through a fresh Brexit delay to hold a second European Union referendum. Macron had sought to maintain the pressure on Britain to a...More..