Facebook should be liable for 'fake news,' British lawmakers say

The investigators questioned key figures from Facebook and from Cambridge Analytica and other data firms that were drawn into the scandal. This should establish 'clear legal liability for the tech companies to act against harmful and illegal co... More..

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Trump rejects 'overrated' conservative Koch donor network
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Trump rejects 'overrated' conservative Koch donor network

The Kochs' position - which has extended to saying they will not necessarily oppose all Democrats - stems from Trump's protectionist trade policies and the surge in government spending and debt under a Rep...More..

IRAN CRISIS: Tehran on EDGE as Currency PLUNGES 18% in 2 Days
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

IRAN CRISIS: Tehran on EDGE as Currency PLUNGES 18% in 2 Days

I don't know that they [Iran] are ready yet. Mr Trump said: "Like the United States, Italy is now under enormous strain as a result of illegal immigration, and they've fought it hard and the Prime Minister fr...More..

Woman, 5 children die in Benton Harbor motel fire
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Woman, 5 children die in Benton Harbor motel fire

Killed in the fire were 26-year-old Kiarre Curtis and five of her children - 10-year-old Marquise Thompson, 7-year-old Gerome Randolph, 5-year-old Samuel Curtis, 4-year-old Savod Curtis, and 2-year-old Avery Cu...More..

North Korea: Spy images pick up 'new activity' at missile site
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

North Korea: Spy images pick up 'new activity' at missile site

Monday's report, citing intelligence gathered by US spy agencies and unidentified officials, also said there were signs that North Korea is continuing to construct at least one, and possibly two, liquid-fuele...More..

Baby Shark Stolen From San Antonio Aquarium Returned
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Baby Shark Stolen From San Antonio Aquarium Returned

He drove off, leaving the other man and woman behind. It said the trio watched the pool for more than an hour before making the grab. The 16-inch-long horn shark was stolen from our tide pool exhibit while th...More..

Wildfires Barrel Toward Northern California Lake Towns
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Wildfires Barrel Toward Northern California Lake Towns

CHPs across California have deployed patrolman to help Californians evacuate from the fires started Monday night by a vehicle in Whiskeytown, California. Two firefighters - Redding Fire Inspector Jeremy Stoke...More..

PM Modi calls up Imran Khan to congratulate
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

PM Modi calls up Imran Khan to congratulate

With Khan as Pakistan's leader, one can only hope the bilateral sporting relations between the two countries will improve in the near future. "Pakistan ke saath taaluqaat mein naye daur ka aaghaaz par taiyaar...More..

Mueller plans to call 35 witnesses in Paul Manafort trial
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Mueller plans to call 35 witnesses in Paul Manafort trial

Renato Mariotti, a former federal prosecutor who is now a defense lawyer, said prosecutors likely want to show Manafort's "luxurious lifestyle", with the aim of making him less likeable to jurors. The president...More..

Eight states suing Trump administration, company over 3D guns
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Eight states suing Trump administration, company over 3D guns

The lawsuit will ask the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington for a temporary restraining order , both to bar the federal government from lifting export controls for these tutorials, an...More..

Rand Paul Announces He’ll Support Kavanaugh for Supreme Court
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Rand Paul Announces He’ll Support Kavanaugh for Supreme Court

He said he was still concerned about the judge's record on issues like warrantless data collection, but felt that Kavanaugh would adhere to the Constitution. Manchin is one of a handful of vulnerable incumben...More..

by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Western cyclists killed in suspected terrorist attack in Tajikistan

One was Swiss, and another was from the Netherlands, foreign and Tajik officials said. The victim's condition is stable, ' said Rahimzoda, without mentioning their nationality. The stunning mountainous scenery ...More..

Grace Mugabe loses diplomatic immunity over 'assault' on model
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Grace Mugabe loses diplomatic immunity over 'assault' on model

In 2017, Grace Mugabe injured a young girl during confrontation inside a local hotel. Mugabe allegedly assaulted model Gabriella Engels at a hotel in August previous year; she claimed she was acting in self-d...More..

Suspected looters arrested, Carr Fire grows to almost 100,000 acres
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Suspected looters arrested, Carr Fire grows to almost 100,000 acres

Authorities said they were still looking for seven people after finding nine others who had been reported missing. Melody Bledsoe (C) and her two great-grandchildren were killed in the massive blaze. "What ...More..

Mattis Denies Report US Is Readying Strike On Iran
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Mattis Denies Report US Is Readying Strike On Iran

That has sparked an angry response from Teheran, which has threatened to block the Strait of Hormuz, through which one-fifth of the world's oil passes in tankers. Just days after President Donald Trump public...More..

Zimbabwe votes in first post-Mugabe election
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Zimbabwe votes in first post-Mugabe election

In an astonishing public intervention on Sunday, Mugabe said he would not vote for the party he founded, which removed him from power last November, and would instead be casting his vote for the MDC. Before g...More..

Taliban official says group held direct talks with US official
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Taliban official says group held direct talks with US official

A top source in the Taliban has revealed that a high ranking U.S. official, Alice Wells, held talks with the Taliban leadership in Qatar earlier this week. Similar efforts to hold peace talks between the Americ...More..

PM Narendra Modi speaks to Pakistan’s Imran Khan
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

PM Narendra Modi speaks to Pakistan’s Imran Khan

The ECP completed the process after nearly three days when the general elections were held. Former cricket star Imran Khan declared victory yesterday in Pakistan's parliamentary election that was marred by ...More..

Trump hails USA economic growth, predicts ‘going to go a…
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Trump hails USA economic growth, predicts ‘going to go a…

This marks the fastest pace of growth for the us economy in any quarter since the third quarter of 2014. In addition to the solid second quarter result, the Commerce Department revised its first-quarter ...More..

Wildlife officers rescue bear stuck in storm drain
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Wildlife officers rescue bear stuck in storm drain

The wildlife office further explained that, if officers handle the bear, they will need to give the bear an ear tag. "Rescuing a bear from a storm drain is not as simple as it might seem", the wildlife office...More..

New report says it's still unknown why Flight MH370 disappeared
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

New report says it's still unknown why Flight MH370 disappeared

The 450-page document found the flight deliberately turned round at some point after takeoff - and investigators can not rule out the possibility of hijacking. No sign of it was found in a 120,000-square kilome...More..

Former Trump aide hits Cohen over recording private conversations
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Former Trump aide hits Cohen over recording private conversations

Mr. Cohen now retains Washington lawyer Lanny Davis, a long-time Clinton ally. Giuliani was even more explicit in his praise of Cohen in May, saying that Cohen is "an honest, honorable lawyer" when ABC'...More..

Correa: 'Assange's Days in Ecuadorean Embassy Are Numbered'
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Correa: 'Assange's Days in Ecuadorean Embassy Are Numbered'

Assange believes that would pave the way for extradition to the United States for the publication of a huge cache of US diplomatic and military secrets on the WikiLeaks website. Ecuadorean and British governm...More..

by | Monday, July 30, 2018

"Historic Day": Assam Chief Minister On Release Of List Of Citizens

Assam Congress chief Ripun Bora claimed there were several irregularities with the final NRC draft released on Monday. Calling the final Assam NRC draft "inhuman", TMC said that the government intentio...More..

Trump Seeks to Revive 'Arab NATO' to Confront Iran
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Trump Seeks to Revive 'Arab NATO' to Confront Iran

It was not clear if a Saudi-led military coalition would take additional security measures or impose further restrictions on imports to Yemen, which is struggling with the world's most urgent humanitarian crisi...More..

Trump threatens U.S. government shutdown over immigration
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Trump threatens U.S. government shutdown over immigration

The American President made a reference to his administration's proposed merit-based immigration system, which would assign points to potential migrants on factors such as age, education, fluency in English, ...More..

Five Dead As California Wildfire Spells Doom On Neighbourhoods
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Five Dead As California Wildfire Spells Doom On Neighbourhoods

Officials say the extremely erratic wildfire in and around the city of Redding is growing rapidly, threatening thousands of homes and buildings. She planned to stay at a shelter at Simpson College in Redding wh...More..

Deadly 6.4-magnitude quake hits tourist island near Bali
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Deadly 6.4-magnitude quake hits tourist island near Bali

More saddening pictures have emerged from many East Lombok villages following earthquakes . The epicentre of the quake struck 30 miles (50km) outside the main city of Mataram, away from the main tourist si...More..

L.A. Judge Considers Gag Order Request in Stormy Daniels Case
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

L.A. Judge Considers Gag Order Request in Stormy Daniels Case

The article said it would be a campaign finance violation if Cohen made the payment to bolster the then-candidate's chances of getting into office because it violates the election law by making a contribution t...More..

White House restores question to Trump-Putin transcript
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

White House restores question to Trump-Putin transcript

The White House complained about questions she shouted to Trump earlier about Russian Federation and Michael Cohen. Trump has been widely criticized for failing to strongly denounce Russia's election inte...More..

Mugabe Urges Voters To Reject Mnangagwa
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Mugabe Urges Voters To Reject Mnangagwa

Media were allowed through the gates of the luxury sprawling mansion where chairs were set up on a formal lawn in front of a blue-tiled pagoda to listen. Mr Chamisa has launched blistering attacks on President ...More..

Polar Bear Shot and Killed After Attacking a Cruise Ship Guard
by | Sunday, July 29, 2018

Polar Bear Shot and Killed After Attacking a Cruise Ship Guard

The Associated Press said that 18 cruise ships are set to dock this week in Svalbard's largest settlement. "He was flown out, was responsive, and is now undergoing medical treatment", Etminan said, adding that...More..

Another Palestinian teenager shot dead by Israeli soldiers
by | Sunday, July 29, 2018

Another Palestinian teenager shot dead by Israeli soldiers

As for humanitarian aid, Israel allows its delivery via the port of Ashdod. "There's a Jordanian MP on the other boast, the Awda, and various activists from across Europe", he said, adding that the blockade c...More..

Jewish papers combine to attack
by | Sunday, July 29, 2018

Jewish papers combine to attack "stain and shame of anti-Semitism" in Labour

They said that "the stain and shame of anti-Semitism has coursed through Her Majesty's Opposition since Jeremy Corbyn became leader in 2015". "I'm not going to condemn Ian Austin - I wasn't there, I didn't ...More..

Police say 3 killed, 7 injured in New Orleans shooting
by | Sunday, July 29, 2018

Police say 3 killed, 7 injured in New Orleans shooting

Emily Nichols said on Saturday night. Seven additional gunshot victims - 5 males and two females - were rushed to area hospitals either in private vehicles or aboard ambulances. Lawrence Russo was buying a lo...More..