Pete Buttigieg has his turn in the 2020 barrel

In 2008, while working in the Toronto area, Buttigieg said he served a grocery and retail chain for about six months, analyzing the effects of price cuts on different items across its "hundreds" of stores. She suggested he might be making backroom pr... More..

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Pearl Harbor memorial ceremony held at Doris Miller statue
by | Monday, December 09, 2019

Pearl Harbor memorial ceremony held at Doris Miller statue

David Ige, and began with a moment of silence at 7:55 a.m. -the exact moment when the attack began almost 80 years ago. Rear Admiral Robert Chadwick, commander of US Navy region Hawaii said that they are co...More..

Democrats eye Trump impeachment charges this week
by | Monday, December 09, 2019

Democrats eye Trump impeachment charges this week

But Nadler declined to speculate on how many articles of impeachment will be brought against Trump and their content. The letter was sent from the White House after a deadline was set for confirmation of wh...More..

Federal Bureau of Investigation says US Navy base shooting was act of terror
by | Monday, December 09, 2019

Federal Bureau of Investigation says US Navy base shooting was act of terror

In remarks at a gathering of top United States military officials on Saturday, Defence Secretary Mark Esper was asked whether he could say definitively the shooting was an act of terrorism. Rojas said Alsh...More..

U.S. Supreme Court blocks plans to bring back federal death penalty
by | Monday, December 09, 2019

U.S. Supreme Court blocks plans to bring back federal death penalty

The justices are scheduled to discuss at least one and maybe two other similar cases at their private conference that day. The Department of Justice spokeswoman Kerri Kupec said that while it was disappoint...More..

CDC: No single e-cigarette brand linked to vaping-related lung injuries
by | Monday, December 09, 2019

CDC: No single e-cigarette brand linked to vaping-related lung injuries

In three, they reported using tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the high-inducing component of cannabis. There have been 2,291 cases of lung injury in the United States linked to vaping as of December 4, according ...More..

Democrats huddle to draft impeachment charges against Donald Trump
by | Sunday, December 08, 2019

Democrats huddle to draft impeachment charges against Donald Trump

The report says that a number of "inaccurate claims" have circulated about how impeachment works under the Constitution. Democrats say the pressure on a vulnerable U.S. The Republicans who control the Sen...More..

USA restarts Afghanistan peace talks with Taliban in Qatar
by | Sunday, December 08, 2019

USA restarts Afghanistan peace talks with Taliban in Qatar

The broadcaster said Saturday that Ghani turned to an extra player in the US-Taliban match. Trump, the third USA commander in chief to preside over America's longest war since a US -led coalition ousted the T...More..

After California Wildfires, Bankrupted Utility Company Reaches $13.5 Billion Settlement With Victims
by | Sunday, December 08, 2019

After California Wildfires, Bankrupted Utility Company Reaches $13.5 Billion Settlement With Victims

The settlement would allow PG & E to come out of bankruptcy protection before a government deadline set for next June, the company said in a statement . They likewise concluded that PG&E energy traces had spar...More..

Trump Says Will Hold Off Designating Mexican Drug Cartels as Terrorist Groups
by | Sunday, December 08, 2019

Trump Says Will Hold Off Designating Mexican Drug Cartels as Terrorist Groups

In a previous incident, at least 14 people died after Mexican security forces engaged in an hour-long gun battle with suspected cartel gunmen in a Mexican town near the U.S. State Department are not allowed to ...More..

NHRC team in Hyderabad to probe Telangana encounter
by | Sunday, December 08, 2019

NHRC team in Hyderabad to probe Telangana encounter

A team from the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Saturday reached Hyderabad and started on-the-spot investigation into the alleged police encounter on Friday in which four men accused in the gan...More..

Rudy Giuliani will file report on findings from Ukraine, Trump says
by | Sunday, December 08, 2019

Rudy Giuliani will file report on findings from Ukraine, Trump says

The personal lawyer for President Donald Trump said he is in Kiev to interview several Ukrainians linked to the impeachment proceedings. NYT also said that while in Budapest, Giuliani met with another for...More..

UK's Conservatives 11 points ahead of Labour before election - Deltapoll
by | Sunday, December 08, 2019

UK's Conservatives 11 points ahead of Labour before election - Deltapoll

Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis, in his article for a British daily, said that Corbyn allowed a " new poison sanctioned from the top" to take root in the party. A total of 70 current and former British Labour Party...More..

No plans to send 14,000 troops to Middle East: Pentagon
by | Sunday, December 08, 2019

No plans to send 14,000 troops to Middle East: Pentagon

The news that the United States might substantially boost troops in the Middle East because of Iran comes as the Pentagon told reporters Thursday that it is concerned about the "threat stream" coming from t...More..

North Korea says U.S. denuclearization talks 'out of negotiation table'
by | Sunday, December 08, 2019

North Korea says U.S. denuclearization talks 'out of negotiation table'

But Pyongyang has carried out several rocket launches there that were condemned by the United States and others as disguised long-range ballistic missile tests. "We do not need to have lengthy talks with the US...More..

UP again: Woman shot when she stopped dancing, captured on cam
by | Sunday, December 08, 2019

UP again: Woman shot when she stopped dancing, captured on cam

The incident took place on either November 30 or December 1, when two dancers were seen performing on stage in Tikra village at the wedding of headman Sudhir Singh Patel's daughter. She was reportedly hit on th...More..

Lawyer to be charged with graft in new woes for Netanyahu
by | Sunday, December 08, 2019

Lawyer to be charged with graft in new woes for Netanyahu

Israel's justice ministry said on Thursday that subject to pre-indictment hearings for all the suspects, it meant to charge Netanyahu's personal lawyer and cousin, David Shimron, with money-laundering. The same...More..

Hyderabad encounter: Nayanthara sends out a strong message
by | Sunday, December 08, 2019

Hyderabad encounter: Nayanthara sends out a strong message

She was airlifted to New Delhi for treatment later that day. Meanwhile, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) which had filed for an investigation into the encounter is now in Hyderabad . The case ...More..

43 dead after 'extremely horrific' fire in New Delhi market
by | Sunday, December 08, 2019

43 dead after 'extremely horrific' fire in New Delhi market

A call about the fire was received at 5:22 am following which 30 fire tenders were rushed to the spot. Scores of injured people are now being treated in the city's hospitals. The Delhi traffic police have ask...More..

Reddit says US-UK trade document leak linked to Russian Federation
by | Sunday, December 08, 2019

Reddit says US-UK trade document leak linked to Russian Federation

Reddit said in a statement that it has banned 61 accounts suspected of violating policies against vote manipulation . Reddit said Friday the suspect accounts shared the same pattern of activity as a Russi...More..

Trump Secures Release of American Student Held In Iran
by | Sunday, December 08, 2019

Trump Secures Release of American Student Held In Iran

The U.S. government arrested Soleimani in 2018 on charges of violating sanctions against Iran. "The highest priority of the United States is the safety and well-being of its citizens", read the statement . H...More..

Pensacola naval base shooter watched shooting videos before attack
by | Sunday, December 08, 2019

Pensacola naval base shooter watched shooting videos before attack

The official wasn't authorized to discuss the matter publicly. The official, who asked not to be named, also said the Federal Bureau of Investigation is examining social media posts and investigating whether th...More..

Iran Releases Princeton Student Xiyue Wang After Three-Year Detainment
by | Sunday, December 08, 2019

Iran Releases Princeton Student Xiyue Wang After Three-Year Detainment

An American graduate student who was held in an Iranian prison for more than three years was finally headed home Saturday after a prisoner swap between the two countries. Tensions have heightened between Ir...More..

North Korea says denuclearisation 'gone out of the negotiation table'
by | Sunday, December 08, 2019

North Korea says denuclearisation 'gone out of the negotiation table'

North Korea on Saturday said denuclearization talks with the United States were "out of the negotiation table", while slamming European UN Security Council members who had recently denounced its "provocative" ...More..

Conway Defends Trump After NATO
by | Sunday, December 08, 2019

Conway Defends Trump After NATO

The president responded by calling Trudeau "two-faced", in a clear reference to photos that emerged of Trudeau wearing black-face to parties in his 20s. Pulling out of the press conference scheduled for the e...More..

Polar bears feast on walrus carcasses in rare footage
by | Sunday, December 08, 2019

Polar bears feast on walrus carcasses in rare footage

Drone footage has captured a pack of polar bears feasting on walrus carcasses near a village in far east Russian Federation. "If there is enough ice, the bears would go further north to hunt the seals". Villa...More..

Rape suspects killed in Hyderabad
by | Sunday, December 08, 2019

Rape suspects killed in Hyderabad

Over the past week, social media users had demanded that the four suspects, lorry workers aged 20 to 24, be stoned to death, hanged publicly or even killed in fake encounters. More than 33,000 rapes were report...More..

Australia bushfires north of Sydney 'too big to put out'
by | Sunday, December 08, 2019

Australia bushfires north of Sydney 'too big to put out'

The fire over very almost 300,000 hectares (1,150 sq m) is only an hour's drive from the country's most crowded city. "These will take many weeks to put out - and only when we get good rain", the New South Wa...More..

Impeachment witness rebukes Republican Rep. Doug Collins in opening statement:
by | Saturday, December 07, 2019

Impeachment witness rebukes Republican Rep. Doug Collins in opening statement: "I'm insulted"

US First Lady Melania Trump on Wednesday publicly rebuked a scholar who used her 13-year-old son's name to make a point during an impeachment hearing against the president. The former prosecutor who's a mem...More..

US's Afghanistan envoy arrives in Kabul, next stop
by | Saturday, December 07, 2019

US's Afghanistan envoy arrives in Kabul, next stop

Zalmay Khalilzad has arrived in Kabul to fulfill President Ashraf Ghani, a senior Afghan official instructed AFP, lower than per week after Trump visited Afghanistan and gave his blessing for a return to nego...More..

Iraqi official says 15 protesters killed in Baghdad
by | Saturday, December 07, 2019

Iraqi official says 15 protesters killed in Baghdad

The attack Friday was among the deadliest since October 1, when thousands of Iraqis took to the streets calling for sweeping political reforms and the end of Iran's influence in Iraqi affairs. The Iraqi Prime...More..

US House defies Trump, votes against Israel's West Bank annexation
by | Saturday, December 07, 2019

US House defies Trump, votes against Israel's West Bank annexation

The US House of Representatives yesterday threw its weight behind a two-state solution between Israelis and Palestinians, in a warning to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu as he mulls annexing the West Bank. "T...More..

WH warns Democrats against adopting articles of impeachment
by | Saturday, December 07, 2019

WH warns Democrats against adopting articles of impeachment

Following direction from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi , the committee is set to draft and recommend the articles by December 12, after more than two months investigating, interviewing witnesses and holding heari...More..

R Kelly charged with paying bribe before marrying Aaliyah
by | Saturday, December 07, 2019

R Kelly charged with paying bribe before marrying Aaliyah

A new criminal charge is being brought against R. Kelly for allegedly bribing a public official in 1994 to obtain a fake I.D.in order to marry his then-15-year-old girlfriend Aaliyah . It amplifies an existi...More..

United Nations rights chief says Iranian regime using ‘severe violence’ against protesters
by | Saturday, December 07, 2019

United Nations rights chief says Iranian regime using ‘severe violence’ against protesters

The damning account came as the USA put new pressure on its arch-enemy by not ruling out sending more forces to the region. "This is the worst political crisis the regime has faced in its 40 years", he told r...More..