Iran complying with nuclear deal, but could do better: IAEA

The 2015 accord rests on lifting sanctions and allowing business with Iran in exchange for Tehran curbing its nuclear program. He said that in theory the deal could survive without the USA, but acknowledged "in practice I'm not sure". In the IAEA's... More..

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Putin: We're held hostage to political strife around Trump
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Putin: We're held hostage to political strife around Trump

Putin remains popular in Russian Federation, in no small part because of his vow to return Russian Federation to global prominence following the tumult of the aftermath of the Cold War and the collapse of the S...More..

Ex-spy’s daughter goes public on ‘shocking’ nerve poison attack
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Ex-spy’s daughter goes public on ‘shocking’ nerve poison attack

Yulia Skripal and 66-year-old Sergei Skripal spent weeks in critical condition after they were found unconscious at a shopping center in Salisbury, England, on March 4. Ms Skripal, who was attacked on 4 March a...More..

Video of Indian police officer pointing rifle at crowds goes viral
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Video of Indian police officer pointing rifle at crowds goes viral

For over three months now, thousands of local residents from Thoothukudi and neighbouring towns have been protesting against the operation and proposed expansion of the smelter. Analysts say copper contribute...More..

Trump administration reaches deal to lift ZTE ban
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Trump administration reaches deal to lift ZTE ban

The Trump administration accused the company of violating the 2017 settlement after ZTE was caught shipping U.S. components to North Korea and Iran and ordered to pay a $900 million penalty. US companies prov...More..

Ireland overwhelmingly votes to repeal abortion ban, exit polls project
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Ireland overwhelmingly votes to repeal abortion ban, exit polls project

As a result, thousands of Irish women make the trip overseas, often to England, to have an abortion. If the Yes vote wins, the text of the Eighth Amendment will be changed to read: "Provision may be made by l...More..

Led strike on regime positions kills 12 in east Syria
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Led strike on regime positions kills 12 in east Syria

The official added that their mission is "to defeat ISIS in designated parts of Iraq and Syria, and to set conditions for follow-on stability operations" and that "this has not changed". Prime Minister Haidar a...More..

Police recover gun lodged barrel-first in car's bumper
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Police recover gun lodged barrel-first in car's bumper

However, it wasn't until 18 miles later when he needed gas that he found the firearm stuck sideways in his auto. The weapon was embedded in his bumper, barrel-end first, with the trigger sticking out just bel...More..

Taiwan retaliates over China's poaching of allies | Cross-Strait Affairs
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Taiwan retaliates over China's poaching of allies | Cross-Strait Affairs

Earlier this month, the Dominican Republic established diplomatic relations with China and severed ties with Taiwan. "The evolution of the world and the defined socio-economic challenges of our region requi...More..

Siouxland groups mark 2500 veteran graves with flags for Memorial Day
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Siouxland groups mark 2500 veteran graves with flags for Memorial Day

Volunteers and local Boy Scout troops are taking the time to place flags on all 6,000 veterans' graves at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Rochester. On Sunday, the week of events began with a candlelight vigil hon...More..

Britain threatens to pull European Union defense cooperation over Galileo project
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Britain threatens to pull European Union defense cooperation over Galileo project

The EU is concerned that this way London wants to couple avoiding the hard border with a bid to secure better "backdoor" access for the rest of the United Kingdom to the bloc's single market. "Yes", she replied...More..

Would Wyoming Benefit From Legalized Sports Betting?
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Would Wyoming Benefit From Legalized Sports Betting?

The New Jersey Thoroughbred Horsemen's Association, which operates Monmouth Park is seeking damages for lost revenues it claims was the result of a long legal battle over sports betting . In its lawsuit the ...More..

RI libraries rocking into summer on May 31
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

RI libraries rocking into summer on May 31

Reading materials need to be from Sterling Public Library. Our summer program is created to encourage and engage youth to READ, LEARN, and EXPLORE so that valuable skills are sustained over the summer and dar...More..

Netherlands, Australia blame Russian Federation for 'downing' MH17 plane
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Netherlands, Australia blame Russian Federation for 'downing' MH17 plane

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and Blok discussed the findings of the investigation by phone, but Lavrov heard no facts confirming Russia's responsibility , Interfax reported . The Dutch government ...More..

Injured, Some Critically, After 2 Men Set Off Bomb At Ontario Restaurant
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Injured, Some Critically, After 2 Men Set Off Bomb At Ontario Restaurant

The two men walked into the busy Bombay Bhel restaurant, located in a plaza north of Hurontario Street and Eglinton Avenue in Mississauga, at around 10:30 p.m. About 15 people were taken to hospital after the b...More..

Trump Calls Informant on His 2016 Campaign 'Spygate'
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Trump Calls Informant on His 2016 Campaign 'Spygate'

As Sputnik previously reported , Halper met independently with Trump insiders, including George Papadopoulos , Carter Page , Mike Flynn and Paul Manafort during the campaign. Nunes has been quiet about what e...More..

Injured In Indiana School Shooting, Suspect Held
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Injured In Indiana School Shooting, Suspect Held

Stonebraker adds, "if it weren't for him, more of us would have been injured for sure". "We believed he was the involved suspect", he said. "And I had to calm her down and what's going on". A "secondary threa...More..

'YOU HAVE TO WORK': Squatter millennial son evicted from parents' home
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

'YOU HAVE TO WORK': Squatter millennial son evicted from parents' home

The Daily Mail reported that Rotondo filed a discrimination lawsuit against Best Buy a year ago, arguing that he was sacked for being unable to work on Sundays because of his court visitation schedule. He also...More..

Irish in Canada are flying #HomeToVote in Ireland’s abortion referendum
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Irish in Canada are flying #HomeToVote in Ireland’s abortion referendum

On May 25, Ireland will vote on a proposal to liberalize those laws, with bookmakers suggesting the government has about an 85 percent chance of succeeding in removing a constitutional ban on terminations i...More..

NOAA forecasters make predictions for the 2018 hurricane season
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

NOAA forecasters make predictions for the 2018 hurricane season

The season officially runs from June 1 to November 30, when the waters of the Atlantic Ocean are warm enough to produce tropical cyclones. Last year, NOAA initially predicted an extremely active season, for...More..

NAACP leader exposed as white faces fraud charges
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

NAACP leader exposed as white faces fraud charges

After a yearlong investigation , Dolezal - sorry, Nkechi Diallo , as she prefers - is facing charges of welfare fraud, perjury, and false verification for public assistance. She resigned from the NAACP in J...More..

Meghan Markle's coat of arms announced
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Meghan Markle's coat of arms announced

Other nods to California include two golden rays to symbolise the sunshine and a cluster of golden poppies, which are California's state flower. There's a songbird on one side that represents the duchess, whi...More..

White House: North Korea 'stood us up'
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

White House: North Korea 'stood us up'

While officials scrambled to make sense of Trump's change of heart, the reaction among those in the capital, Seoul, was mixed. "Only time (and talent) will tell!" the USA president said in a tweet . Politico...More..

Australian Grandmother Sentenced To Death Over Drug Smuggling
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Australian Grandmother Sentenced To Death Over Drug Smuggling

He never showed up. Maria Elvira Pinto Exposto was arrested in December 2014 while in transit at Kuala Lumpur airport with 1.1 kilos (2.4 pounds) of crystal methamphetamine stitched into the compartment...More..

Attack: Road rage suspect hits man with sledgehammer
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Attack: Road rage suspect hits man with sledgehammer

Police are investigating a sledgehammer attack posted on YouTube. Surveillance video shows a man using a sledgehammer to attack an SUV driver and passenger in a Philadelphia parking lot. The SUV stops and the...More..

Armed civilian kills man who opened fire on United States restaurant patrons
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Armed civilian kills man who opened fire on United States restaurant patrons

A shooter armed with a handgun and shooting-range protective gear opened fire at random inside an Oklahoma City restaurant but was stopped thanks to the quick actions of two bystanders. Both-a mother and her ...More..

Irish Church urges voters to reject abortion and protect life
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Irish Church urges voters to reject abortion and protect life

Voters will decide on whether to repeal the Eighth Amendment of the Irish constitution which prevents abortion except in cases where the mother's life is at risk. Medically speaking, it is extremely hard to...More..

Recently adopted 1-year-old girl left in truck dies in Tennessee
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Recently adopted 1-year-old girl left in truck dies in Tennessee

No charges are being filed at this time, police said. According to Metro Nashville Police , the girl's mother found the infant inside the truck outside of their home. She was rushed to Vanderbilt Hospital an...More..

‘Difficult to imagine’ EU SURPRISED by Trump’s auto import threat
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

‘Difficult to imagine’ EU SURPRISED by Trump’s auto import threat

President Trump used the same provision of USA trade law in March when he called for tariffs on foreign-made steel and aluminum. U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross is due to visit Beijing in early June for ...More..

Iran warns against any possible United States military action
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Iran warns against any possible United States military action

Putin was reacting to the meeting in Vienna where Iran , Germany, UK, China, France and Russian Federation tried Friday to salvage what could be salvaged from the deal that saw the lifting of sanctions on I...More..

'No Nobel Peace Prize for Trump': South Koreans slam cancellation of summit
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

'No Nobel Peace Prize for Trump': South Koreans slam cancellation of summit

He called the North's reaction "warm and productive" and expressed hope for "long and enduring prosperity and peace". For instance, after Bolton spoke of North Korea having to follow the Libya model , Trump ...More..

Amazon Echo secretly sent family's private audio to some random person
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Amazon Echo secretly sent family's private audio to some random person

We've welcomed smart speakers into our homes with the kind of enthusiasm you don't normally see around always-on listening devices, because from the very beginning, Amazon stressed that Alexa wasn't snooping ...More..

Ravens Respond to NFL's National Anthem Rule Changes
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Ravens Respond to NFL's National Anthem Rule Changes

He even posed the question past year wondering why players are being criticized so harshly for taking a knee during the anthem when he sees "people that are drunk with their hats still on, yelling" during the a...More..

Bringing petrol, diesel under GST will lower prices: Devendra Fadnavis
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Bringing petrol, diesel under GST will lower prices: Devendra Fadnavis

Chidambaram has went on to say that the prices of the petrol can be brought down by Rs 25 per litre. The retail price of petrol touched Rs85.29 a litre in Mumbai today as oil PSUs extended price revisions...More..

Harvey Weinstein to surrender in sex misconduct probe
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Harvey Weinstein to surrender in sex misconduct probe

The Times' Mueller noted a 2015 undercover sting operation launched by New York District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr . and New York police, in which the producer was recorded admitting to groping an Italian a...More..