Acting Baltimore mayor settles in as Pugh stays out of sight

Federal Bureau of Investigation spokesman Dave Fitz earlier confirmed that agents had gone to a building where Pugh's attorney works. "We have too many issues facing the city of Baltimore that require the full-time attention of a full-time mayor", ... More..

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Franklin Graham: Pete Buttigieg Faces Eternal Damnation For 'Flaunting Homosexuality'
by | Saturday, April 27, 2019

Franklin Graham: Pete Buttigieg Faces Eternal Damnation For 'Flaunting Homosexuality'

Buttigieg conceded that he didn't handle the situation perfectly and said he learned a lot about the need to seek input from various communities and improving relations between communities of color and police. ...More..

AJ Freund died from blows to the head, coroner says
by | Saturday, April 27, 2019

AJ Freund died from blows to the head, coroner says

Cunningham and Freund Sr. would have to pay 10 percent of the $5M bond. According to police, both parents are faced with charges of first degree murder, aggravated battery, aggravated domestic battery and f...More..

Report Clears Acting D-Sec. Shanahan of Ethics Violations
by | Saturday, April 27, 2019

Report Clears Acting D-Sec. Shanahan of Ethics Violations

The decision potentially opens the door for U.S. President Donald Trump to formally nominate Shanahan to be defence secretary. "The evidence showed that Acting Secretary Shanahan fully complied with his ethical...More..

Thousands gather in Gallipoli for Anzac Day after terror plot is foiled
by | Saturday, April 27, 2019

Thousands gather in Gallipoli for Anzac Day after terror plot is foiled

The arrest didn't deter some 1,100 Australians and New Zealanders who attended a dawn service at Anzac Cove in Turkey . On April 25, 1915, thousands of troops from the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (AN...More..

Trump's comments after Mueller report release could be used by Congress
by | Saturday, April 27, 2019

Trump's comments after Mueller report release could be used by Congress

None of this is in dispute, at least by anyone with fidelity to reality, nor is it something to be shrugged aside as a personal failing, like lying about a blowjob. The portrait of volatility and incompet...More..

Brazilian police seize ‘super obedient’ trained as lookout for drug dealers
by | Saturday, April 27, 2019

Brazilian police seize ‘super obedient’ trained as lookout for drug dealers

As soon as the bird spotted police, it would squawk "run, run, the cat is going to get you!", The Daily Mail reported. The bird's efforts were not successful, however. Alexandre Clark, a local vet, confirme...More..

PM Modi's exclusive interview to Aaj Tak and India Today
by | Saturday, April 27, 2019

PM Modi's exclusive interview to Aaj Tak and India Today

Rumours of the country's main opposition Indian National Congress party's Priyanka Gandhi contesting against him were scotched on Thursday, with the party announcing local leader Ajai Rai as its candidate. He...More..

China's Belt and Road Debate
by | Saturday, April 27, 2019

China's Belt and Road Debate

It's a measure of China's new-found economic clout that 37 world leaders and representatives of dozens of other countries, among them Philip Hammond, the chancellor, were in Beijing for a summit on its Belt a...More..

Maidenhead resident arrested in Extinction Rebellion protests
by | Saturday, April 27, 2019

Maidenhead resident arrested in Extinction Rebellion protests

The group, which has staged two weeks of protests in the capital, say they are targeting the area because " the financial industry is responsible for funding climate and ecological destruction ". We do not do t...More..

Sri Lanka's President to Reshuffle Leadership of Country's Security Services
by | Saturday, April 27, 2019

Sri Lanka's President to Reshuffle Leadership of Country's Security Services

He said intelligence suggested that the attackers were motivated by the Christchurch shootings. Sri Lankan authorities have thus far named a Sri Lankan Muslim group, the National Thowheed Jamath (NJT), for ...More..

Trump Rails Against 'Collusion Delusion' in NRA Speech
by | Saturday, April 27, 2019

Trump Rails Against 'Collusion Delusion' in NRA Speech

In a viral video, it can be seen that someone, from the crowd, threw the handset at the President Trump when he was strolling on to patriotic rock music at a National Rifle Association ( NRA ) conference in I...More..

Storm Hannah brings Status Orange wind warning for Cork on Friday night
by | Saturday, April 27, 2019

Storm Hannah brings Status Orange wind warning for Cork on Friday night

County Wicklow has been included in a Status Yellow Wind Warning along with 15 other counties. By midnight the storm will be sitting on top of England, with the Met Office warning of 55mph gusts in centra...More..

Russian Agent Maria Butina To Be Sentenced In Federal Court On Friday
by | Friday, April 26, 2019

Russian Agent Maria Butina To Be Sentenced In Federal Court On Friday

Butina was the first Russian national convicted of seeking to influence American policy in the run-up to the 2016 election, though her case was handled by the USA attorney's office for the District of Columbia ...More..

Four Dead In Fiery, 28-Vehicle Pileup On Interstate 70 Near Denver
by | Friday, April 26, 2019

Four Dead In Fiery, 28-Vehicle Pileup On Interstate 70 Near Denver

Police did not identify the driver other than to say he is not from Colorado. Semi driver 23-year-old Rogel Lazaro Aguilera from Texas faces four counts of vehicular homicide. The driver of the semi was also ...More..

Pro-government forces killed more Afghans than armed groups
by | Friday, April 26, 2019

Pro-government forces killed more Afghans than armed groups

The report attributed 115 deaths to the Afghan National Security Forces, 146 deaths to worldwide military forces, 41 deaths to pro-government armed groups and 30 deaths to multiple pro-government forces. The ...More..

Canada’s government vows to take Facebook to court over privacy
by | Friday, April 26, 2019

Canada’s government vows to take Facebook to court over privacy

Erin Taylor, communications manager for Facebook Canada, said the company was disappointed Therrien considers the issues from the probe unresolved. Per the report, after the data misuse came to light, Faceboo...More..

Cross-party Brexit talks focusing on customs arrangements
by | Friday, April 26, 2019

Cross-party Brexit talks focusing on customs arrangements

The shadow foreign secretary, Emily Thornberry, renewed Labour's criticism of the government on Wednesday as she urged the Cabinet Office minister, David Lidington, May's de facto deputy, to make a commitment t...More..

Kim Jong Un Invited Putin To North Korea, Invitation
by | Friday, April 26, 2019

Kim Jong Un Invited Putin To North Korea, Invitation "Accepted"

The pair "were unanimous" that their meeting could help in "strategically controlling the unstable situation of the Korean peninsula in the wake of the second DPRK-US summit talks", KCNA said. Kim said the re...More..

Saudi Arabia carries out 37 executions, including a crucifixion
by | Friday, April 26, 2019

Saudi Arabia carries out 37 executions, including a crucifixion

The executions were announced in a statement on the state-run news agency, which said the men had been put to death for "their adoption of extremist, terrorist ideology and forming terrorist cells to corrup...More..

Notre-Dame workers on roof admit they flouted smoking ban
by | Friday, April 26, 2019

Notre-Dame workers on roof admit they flouted smoking ban

Police had found the remains of seven cigarette butts in the burnt-out cathedral, according to a report. They "had admitted to police that they did smoke from time to time", he said . However, Eskenazi said...More..

United Kingdom said to reject calls for Huawei 5G ban
by | Friday, April 26, 2019

United Kingdom said to reject calls for Huawei 5G ban

Among the attendees at the NSC meeting were several of the candidates widely tipped to want the job: Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt, Home Secretary Sajid Javid and Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson. "While we a...More..

Wonders North Korea will EVER bin nukes
by | Friday, April 26, 2019

Wonders North Korea will EVER bin nukes

Kim wanted sanctions relief in exchange for dismantling a single nuclear facility. Meanwhile, in Seoul , South Korean President Moon Jae-in, who played a key role as a mediator between the USA and the North,...More..

North Korea billed USA $2 million for comatose Otto Warmbier's care
by | Friday, April 26, 2019

North Korea billed USA $2 million for comatose Otto Warmbier's care

According to these reports, the U.S. State Department's Special Representative for North Korea , Joseph Yun, was told he had to sign something before Warmbier could be released promising that the payment would...More..

BRI forum: PM Imran to leave for China tomorrow
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

BRI forum: PM Imran to leave for China tomorrow

The prime minister will be visiting the country on the invitation of President Xi Jinping to attend the 2nd Belt and Road Forum in Beijing on Friday. Pakistan and China would also sign several memorandum of u...More..

Execution scheduled for first man convicted in James Byrd Jr. dragging death
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

Execution scheduled for first man convicted in James Byrd Jr. dragging death

Byrd's sister Clara Taylor (right) spoke after the execution, calling King's death "peaceful and dignified unlike the savage, brutal, inhumane murder of James.' She said her brother had been 'thrown around li...More..

European Union slams Russian Federation citizenship move as new attack on Ukraine
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

European Union slams Russian Federation citizenship move as new attack on Ukraine

Mr Zelenskiy, who is from a mainly Russian-speaking part of Ukraine, has said he wants to sit down with Mr Putin to try to solve the conflict, beginning new talks with the assistance of the United Kingdom and U...More..

Joe Biden to announce his 2020 presidential bid on Thursday
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

Joe Biden to announce his 2020 presidential bid on Thursday

Biden has averaged about 28% in the national polls over the last month and about 30% since the beginning of the year . Known for his verbal gaffes on the campaign trail, Biden failed to gain traction with vo...More..

Sturgeon wants new Scottish independence vote by 2021
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

Sturgeon wants new Scottish independence vote by 2021

But Scottish Secretary David Mundell said that Ms Sturgeon will have a fight on her hands as supporters of the United Kingdom government would "stand up" for those who voted "no" in the referendum. Amid the m...More..

Storm brewing in Indian Ocean may bear new cyclone in Mozambique
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

Storm brewing in Indian Ocean may bear new cyclone in Mozambique

Worldwide energy companies such as Exxon Mobil have been developing huge natural gas fields off the coast of northern Mozambique. The storm is expected to strengthen as it approaches the southern coast of Ta...More..

Russia’s Putin arrives for summit with North Korea’s Kim
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

Russia’s Putin arrives for summit with North Korea’s Kim

He told Russia's state-owned Rossiya-24 that he was hoping for a "successful and useful" visit and would like to discuss with Putin the "settlement of the situation in the Korean Peninsula" as well as bilater...More..

Trump says sending 'armed soldiers' to U.S.-Mexico border
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

Trump says sending 'armed soldiers' to U.S.-Mexico border

Trump appeared to be referring to an April 13 incident in which Mexican troops reportedly questioned and pointed their weapons at two U.S. troops conducting surveillance on the border. Larry Mitchell Hopkins ...More..

Bernie Campaign Co-Chair Khanna Disagrees on Felons Voting
by | Thursday, April 25, 2019

Bernie Campaign Co-Chair Khanna Disagrees on Felons Voting

That's what happens when you commit a serious crime. When people are imprisoned "they're paying their price to society, but that should not take away their inherent American right to participate in our democr...More..

Missing boy's buried body found, parents charged
by | Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Missing boy's buried body found, parents charged

When Cunningham returned to her home with the officers, they asked to look inside and found the dwelling to be "cluttered, dirty and in disrepair", according to a police report . The Northwest Herald reported...More..

Iran Leader Says US Oil Sanctions Won't Go
by | Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Iran Leader Says US Oil Sanctions Won't Go "Without Response"

They expire May 2. India, China and USA allies Japan , South Korea and Turkey will be the most impacted by the decision. Five of the countries - Greece, Italy , Japan, South Korea and Taiwan - have alre...More..