Thuringia to re-hold new election upon Germany's ruling coalition appeal

The Thuringia fiasco was a humiliating blow to Kramp-Karrenbauer, often known for her initials AKK, who is considered Merkel's chosen heir, but has struggled to assert herself since she replaced Merkel as CDU leader in 2018. North-Rhine Westphalia st... More..

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Thousands on cruise liner freed after test
by | Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Thousands on cruise liner freed after test

The cook, one of 1,035 crew members aboard the ship, said that his day starts at 6:15 a.m. and that he works all day cooking meals for passengers, who are largely confined to their cabins, with limited opportun...More..

100+ troops injured from Iran attack, Pentagon says
by | Tuesday, February 11, 2020

100+ troops injured from Iran attack, Pentagon says

Qassem Soleimani on January 3. "As of today, 109 United States service members have been diagnosed with mild traumatic brain injury , or mTBI, an increase of 45 since the previous report", the Pentagon said ...More..

Joe Biden calls NH Voter a 'lying dog-pony soldier'
by | Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Joe Biden calls NH Voter a 'lying dog-pony soldier'

He asked if Moore had ever been to a caucus. Biden asked the woman. How can Americans trust Biden with the country's well-being if they can't trust he'll take criticism without resorting to odd insults? "No...More..

Turkish president holds meeting on next steps in Syria's Idlib
by | Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Turkish president holds meeting on next steps in Syria's Idlib

Turkey's defence ministry confirmed that one Syrian helicopter was shot as Turkey-backed rebels mounted an offensive and Syrian government forces had left Nairab in northwest Syria's Idlib region. The area ha...More..

FORECAST: Snow showers expected Wednesday morning
by | Tuesday, February 11, 2020

FORECAST: Snow showers expected Wednesday morning

The low temperature will be around 30 degrees, with wind speeds of up to 8 miles per hour. If you live in a flood-prone area be on the lookout for more high water issues. A chance of rain will persist in the re...More..

Republican Senators urge Twitter to ban accounts of Khamenei, Iranian Foreign Minister
by | Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Republican Senators urge Twitter to ban accounts of Khamenei, Iranian Foreign Minister

Reports said the rocket that attempted to carry the satellite into a low orbit around the Earth was a two-stage, liquid-fueled Iranian rocket known as a Simorgh space-launch vehicle. It also unveiled Salman ...More..

UK declares NCoV 'imminent threat' to public health
by | Tuesday, February 11, 2020

UK declares NCoV 'imminent threat' to public health

How come we stop going outside or stop working simply because of fear of disease? Public health officials are under increasing pressure to name a British "super spreader" of the coronavirus who is thought...More..

Germany cancels hundreds flights as winter storm sweeps across Europe
by | Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Germany cancels hundreds flights as winter storm sweeps across Europe

The weather caused major disruption to transport across Britain , with some domestic and global flights from airports including Heathrow and Gatwick cancelled. "We expect that there will be heavy gusts of wind...More..

Roger Stone Case Is 'Miscarriage of Justice'
by | Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Roger Stone Case Is 'Miscarriage of Justice'

On Monday, federal prosecutors said a seven- to nine-year sentence would "accurately reflect the seriousness of his crimes and promote respect for the law". Several US political commentators have suggested Tr...More..

Coronavirus outbreak: United Kingdom declares virus 'serious and imminent' threat to public health
by | Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: United Kingdom declares virus 'serious and imminent' threat to public health

Among the latest patients outside China are five British nationals who were staying at the same ski village in the French Alps. Fortunately, the numbers have decreased by approximately 20 percent of the 3,3...More..

Delhi election: Counting begins, AAP Ahead of BJP in over 50 seats
by | Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Delhi election: Counting begins, AAP Ahead of BJP in over 50 seats

The mood in the party was different after voting for Lok Sabha polls previous year, as exit polls had predicted a sweep by the party. But in order to do so, popular local governments need a credible leader wh...More..

Prince Andrew 'defers' military promotion, flags won't fly for his birthday
by | Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Prince Andrew 'defers' military promotion, flags won't fly for his birthday

Concerns were raised after an email was sent reminding them of Prince Andrew's birthday on the 19th of this month. Prime Minister Boris Johnson's spokesman, James Slack, said the government and royal ho...More..

General Election 2020 - Updates
by | Sunday, February 09, 2020

General Election 2020 - Updates

Left-wing Sinn Fein, which has moved on from the long leadership of Gerry Adams and is run by a new generation of politicians led by Mary Lou McDonald , could win the popular vote if the vote reflects the poll...More..

Pompeo hits Pelosi with Simpson's tweet for Trump's address
by | Saturday, February 08, 2020

Pompeo hits Pelosi with Simpson's tweet for Trump's address

The tweet came after Pelosi tore up her copy of President Donald Trump's State of the Union speech immediately after he finished addressing a joint session of Congress, The Hill reported. Simpsons fans furthe...More..

Memorial set for 3 victims in Kobe Bryant helicopter crash
by | Saturday, February 08, 2020

Memorial set for 3 victims in Kobe Bryant helicopter crash

Camas police and district officials have reportedly reviewed threats made against Sejkora. "I just deleted a post", she wrote , according to the Post-Record. "So, looking for a speedy resolution, but also go...More..

Iraq considers deepening military ties with Russian Federation
by | Friday, February 07, 2020

Iraq considers deepening military ties with Russian Federation

Both sides resumed cooperation on January 30 after a almost three-week pause. Marine General Frank McKenzie is the most senior U.S. military official to visit Iraq since an American drone strike in Baghdad l...More..

Russian Federation says military specialists 'died tragically' in Syria
by | Friday, February 07, 2020

Russian Federation says military specialists 'died tragically' in Syria

The current significant Syrian federal government offensive in the area has actually rattled Ankara, which fears millions of displaced individuals might be driven towards Turkey , which now hosts 3.6 million r...More..

Republican senators request Hunter Biden travel documents for probe
by | Friday, February 07, 2020

Republican senators request Hunter Biden travel documents for probe

In an interview with Rudy Giuliani Wednesday, Shokin said Biden pressured former Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko to get him fired over an investigation into energy company Burisma. In their letter seekin...More..

United Kingdom government advises Britons in China to leave 'to minimise virus risks'
by | Thursday, February 06, 2020

United Kingdom government advises Britons in China to leave 'to minimise virus risks'

The UK government echoed the advice of the Irish foreign department, urging its citizens to leave China , with Foreign Secretary, Dominic Raab, saying they were working around the clock to get their citizens o...More..

Pentagon confirms fielding of new nuclear weapon
by | Thursday, February 06, 2020

Pentagon confirms fielding of new nuclear weapon

John Rood, the undersecretary of defense for policy, said the deployment of the so-called low-yield warheads lowers the risk of nuclear war by helping dissuade Russian Federation from initiating a limited nucle...More..

Police chief defends Streatham attack surveillance operation
by | Thursday, February 06, 2020

Police chief defends Streatham attack surveillance operation

He welcomed plans announced on Monday by Justice Secretary Robert Buckland, who said the urgent legislation was needed to make sure offenders serve two thirds of their sentence before they are considered eligib...More..

$675 million needed for coronavirus outbreak plan
by | Thursday, February 06, 2020

$675 million needed for coronavirus outbreak plan

In Japan, almost 3,000 passengers, including two Britons, were quarantined on board a cruise ship after 10 passengers tested positive for coronavirus on Wednesday morning local time . Paul Maloney, who works f...More..

Met Office warns of gusts of up to 80mph this weekend
by | Thursday, February 06, 2020

Met Office warns of gusts of up to 80mph this weekend

The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for wind covering the whole country on Saturday and Sunday, with the third named storm of the season threatening to be the biggest yet. Weather forecaster Ca...More..

Almost all Princeton U. students assessed for coronavirus cleared
by | Thursday, February 06, 2020

Almost all Princeton U. students assessed for coronavirus cleared

The new strand of a coronavirus caused a deadly outbreak beginning in Wuhan, China . SRC International Student Office Bearer Kigen Mera told the outlet that the "ramifications of missing a semester of stud...More..

Venezuela President Juan Guaido Attends Trump’s State of the Union Speech
by | Thursday, February 06, 2020

Venezuela President Juan Guaido Attends Trump’s State of the Union Speech

After attending the State of the Union, Guaido thanked the U.S. for its commitment and support for Venezuela's freedom. Guaido is expected to arrive at 2 pm (1900 GMT) for his first visit to the White House...More..

Bernie Sanders
by | Wednesday, February 05, 2020

Bernie Sanders "It's not practical as far to the left"

Nobody, nobody would have ever thought that Donald Trump would run the country and the stock market would go up 40 or 50 percent and unemployment would essentially go to zero", said Bloomberg. But Biden defen...More..

World Health Organization says coronavirus is not a pandemic
by | Wednesday, February 05, 2020

World Health Organization says coronavirus is not a pandemic

The dramatic measures taken by China to rein in the deadly new coronavirus outbreak have prevented significant spread overseas, providing a "window of opportunity" to halt transmission, the World Health Orga...More..

Plane breaks apart after skidding off runway in Turkey
by | Wednesday, February 05, 2020

Plane breaks apart after skidding off runway in Turkey

The Minister said the airport has been closed down and flights were being diverted to Istanbul's main airport. Several firefighters and health workers were sent to the scene at Istanbul's second largest air...More..

Passenger Who Cried Coronavirus On Jamaica-Bound Flight Identified As Aspiring Rapper
by | Wednesday, February 05, 2020

Passenger Who Cried Coronavirus On Jamaica-Bound Flight Identified As Aspiring Rapper

The flight was only an hour away from landing in Jamaica when it was forced to divert back to Canada, according to Potok's own estimation. Trudeau also said that a chartered play would fly to Wuhan , China ...More..

Coronavirus: Russia may deport foreigners with Wuhan virus, premier says
by | Wednesday, February 05, 2020

Coronavirus: Russia may deport foreigners with Wuhan virus, premier says

Moscow has already restricted direct flights to China and the Russian Railways suspended passenger trains to the country from midnight. Russian Federation stopped passenger trains to China on Sunday evening ...More..

Bloomberg Reportedly Doubling Ad Spending in Wake of Iowa Fiasco
by | Wednesday, February 05, 2020

Bloomberg Reportedly Doubling Ad Spending in Wake of Iowa Fiasco

You can be short. Why should he get a box to stand on? Why should he be entitled? "(A gain of four pounds meant that in 2019 Trump was obese , even if he is 6'3".) And then there's the matter of Trump's famous...More..

Buttigieg slightly leading Sanders in partial Iowa results
by | Wednesday, February 05, 2020

Buttigieg slightly leading Sanders in partial Iowa results

The chair of the state Democratic Party, Troy Price, said in a statement Tuesday morning that the plan is to release results "as soon as possible today" and said an investigation found the "underlying data"...More..

by | Wednesday, February 05, 2020

Military family surprised with reunion during State of the Union

Asked by a Politico reporter why she shredded the speech, Pelosi said, "It was the courteous thing to do". While her supporters cheered the gesture of defiance - those who saw it, at least, and weren't boycott...More..

China accuses United States of scaremongering over coronavirus
by | Wednesday, February 05, 2020

China accuses United States of scaremongering over coronavirus

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, speaking at a news conference in Uzbekistan, said a "handful" of flights will be heading to China over the next few days to bring back Americans in Hubei Province, according...More..