United Kingdom appeals court orders far-right activist Robinson released

Robinson has been freed on bail pending a rehearing of the allegation relating to Leeds Crown Court after the finding of contempt was quashed by Court of Appeal judges. News of his arrest had sparked calls on social media for his release, including a... More..

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Indonesia natural disaster: Several hundred stranded on Lombok volcano
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Indonesia natural disaster: Several hundred stranded on Lombok volcano

A Foreign Office spokeswoman said: "Embassy officials are in close contact with Indonesian authorities about the search and rescue operation on Mount Rinjani". More saddening pictures have emerged from many Eas...More..

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by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

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In a public address yesterday after the two day lekgotla, ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa said the figures were worrying. "The people under the leadership of the EFF have spoken". The Constitution as it is pr...More..

by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Facebook finds 'sophisticated' efforts to disrupt United States politics

USA intelligence and law enforcement officials have been warning for months that Russia's efforts to undermine US democracy remain active and pose a threat to this year's elections. It's one of thirty total eve...More..

Basic Income Pilot Program cancelled
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Basic Income Pilot Program cancelled

She says the roughly $1,000 a month she receives is not enough, especially when caring for her service dog. "It's just support to get me through schooling, to get me a job and the right education", she said. Mi...More..

President Trump calls on Jeff Sessions to end Russian Federation investigation
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

President Trump calls on Jeff Sessions to end Russian Federation investigation

The tweet was one in a series of messages in a thread started by the president in which he quoted lawyer and legal commentator Alan Dershowitz, a vocal critic of Mueller's investigation. Wednesday's tweet app...More..

Bomb in van kills 11 at checkpoint in Philippine south
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Bomb in van kills 11 at checkpoint in Philippine south

The country's south remains under martial law, which Duterte declared a year ago to deal with a five-month siege by Islamic State-linked militants in Marawi that left more than 1,200 mostly militants dead, disp...More..

Opposition Leaders Flock to Mamata, Pledge to Fight NRC
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Opposition Leaders Flock to Mamata, Pledge to Fight NRC

Barring the Bahujan Samaj Party and the Biju Janata Dal, leaders from nearly every opposition party, including the Congress, met with the TMC chief at Parliament House to extend their support in the fight again...More..

GALLERY: Zim army, police clash with MDC protesters
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

GALLERY: Zim army, police clash with MDC protesters

Another 58 seats are yet to be declared. The House of Assembly of Parliament has 210 seats and ZANU-PF's two-thirds majority would allow it to change the constitution at will. A Zanu-PF spokesman dismissed th...More..

Police in suburban Denver kill resident who shot intruder
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Police in suburban Denver kill resident who shot intruder

He said the names of the victims as well as the alleged intruder would be released by the Adams County Coroner's Office. "Our preliminary investigation has revealed the deceased intruder on the bathroom floor...More..

Puan delivers invitation to Kim Jong-un to attend Asian Games
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Puan delivers invitation to Kim Jong-un to attend Asian Games

New indicators, including satellite images, show that North Korea could be in the midst of building new missiles, the Washington Post reported Monday, citing officials familiar with the intelligence. Beside...More..

Star witness may or 'may not' testify in ex-Trump aide's trial
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Star witness may or 'may not' testify in ex-Trump aide's trial

Manafort, the lone American charged by Mueller who has opted to stand trial instead of cooperate with prosecutors, was described by his defense lawyer as a hugely successful worldwide political consultant who l...More..

Airline reports plane accident in Durango, Mexico; 101 on board
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Airline reports plane accident in Durango, Mexico; 101 on board

One passenger, identified as Jackeline Flores, told reporters she and her daughter escaped from a hole in the fuselage as the aircraft filled up with smoke and flames. Mechanical failure and human error could b...More..

Zimbabwe ruling party wins majority seats in Parliament
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Zimbabwe ruling party wins majority seats in Parliament

The commission had said there was no rigging or cheating in the first national election since the end of Robert Mugabe's almost four decade rule. European Union chief observer Elmar Brok said there were "ef...More..

by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Tommy Robinson wins appeal of contempt of court sentence

According to the judgement summary released on Wednesday, after the jury was sent out to deliberate, he was filming with commentary on the courtroom steps and inside the building, although not inside the courtr...More..

Flight from Pembroke to P.E.I. crashes, three people reported dead
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Flight from Pembroke to P.E.I. crashes, three people reported dead

The plane crashed in a field near one of the airport's two runways and was seriously damaged, Pomerleau said. Maine State Police spokesman Stephen McCausland was unable to confirm the nationality of those kil...More..

Trump calls on US attorney-general to end Russian Federation probe ‘disgrace’
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Trump calls on US attorney-general to end Russian Federation probe ‘disgrace’

In several tweets, Trump escalated his attacks on the investigation, led by special counsel Robert Mueller , that includes examining whether Trump's campaign coordinated with Russian Federation and whether Tru...More..

Citizenship List In Indian State Stokes Fears Of Deportation
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Citizenship List In Indian State Stokes Fears Of Deportation

NRC has been made to protect the human rights of Indian citizens", he said . The BJP and NRC authorities have repeatedly denied the allegations. For instance, in one case the name of one of the twins is missin...More..

No charges against Minneapolis officers in black man’s death
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

No charges against Minneapolis officers in black man’s death

Blevins' relatives previously called for both officers to face criminal charges . "Their decision to use deadly force against Mr Blevins under those circumstances was authorised". Minneapolis Police Chief M...More..

Federal judge blocks release of 3-D printable gun designs
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Federal judge blocks release of 3-D printable gun designs

Attorneys general from eight states and the District of Columbia filed a lawsuit on Monday in a last-ditch effort to stop further release of the designs. Then under the Trump administration, a settlement wa...More..

Missouri’s McCaskill introducing duck boat bill
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Missouri’s McCaskill introducing duck boat bill

Of the 17 people killed, nine were members of a single family. Two family members survived. Robert Mongeluzzi, a Philadelphia-based attorney, said Monday the family's priorities are to find out what happened ...More..

Australia, US and Japan sign pact, amid worries about China
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Australia, US and Japan sign pact, amid worries about China

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo outlines his strategy to help Indo-Pacific economies bolster their infrastructure so they can better compete with China . The United States' first outlined its strategy to deve...More..

Jeff Sessions Announces New Religious Liberty Task Force
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Jeff Sessions Announces New Religious Liberty Task Force

The event also featured speakers and panelists sharing their experiences of facing threats to their religious freedom, including Alliance Defending Freedom client Jack Phillips , plaintiff in Masterpiece Cak...More..

Zim election results streaming in, Zimbabweans react
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Zim election results streaming in, Zimbabweans react

Mnangagwa's government has accused Chamisa and his supporters of inciting "violence" by already declaring he had won. Mnangagwa says that "no matter which way we voted, we are all brothers and sisters". The com...More..

Satellite Images Suggest North Korea Is Up To Something Once Again
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Satellite Images Suggest North Korea Is Up To Something Once Again

According to The Post , the officials said the new information reveals that work is potentially taking place on one or two liquid-fueled intercontinental ballistic missiles in Sanumdong, a suburb of Pyongyan...More..

by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Prosecution says Manafort opened more than 30 bank accounts overseas

That "secret income" was used to pay for personal expenses such as a $21,000 watch, a $15,000 jacket made of ostrich and more than $6 million worth of real estate paid for in cash, Asonye said . Prosecutors ...More..

Yes Rudy, Collusion is 'Absolutely a Crime — Ex-FBI Official
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Yes Rudy, Collusion is 'Absolutely a Crime — Ex-FBI Official

It's like a guy player poker. But, as his attorney Rudolph Giuliani did on Monday, Trump muddied those waters today. President Donald Trump is a man of many catchphrases. " This is a theater of the absurd...More..

Thieves steal Swedish crown jewels, flee in motorboat
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Thieves steal Swedish crown jewels, flee in motorboat

Officers chased the thieves by boat and helicopter - but were unable to apprehend them. The stolen crown jewels as far back as 1611 and were originally buried with King Karl IX and Queen Kristina . Police ...More..

Facebook uncovers 'sophisticated' efforts to influence the US midterm elections
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Facebook uncovers 'sophisticated' efforts to influence the US midterm elections

The social network said they found evidence of " connections " between the accounts suspended today and previous accounts linked to Russia's Internet Research Agency , but that it was insufficient to concl...More..

Aeromexico plane crash: 'I feel blessed and grateful to God'
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Aeromexico plane crash: 'I feel blessed and grateful to God'

The Guadalupe Victoria airport has been closed since the plane went down near the runway during an afternoon storm. "It was really, really ugly", Lorenzo Nunez, a passenger from Chicago who fled the plane wit...More..

Trump says he is willing to meet with Iranian leaders
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Trump says he is willing to meet with Iranian leaders

Trump softened his tone in a speech last Tuesday in which he said he was ready for talks with Iran , which he reiterated during Monday's press conference . Trump responded on Twitter that Iran must never ag...More..

by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

'The Time Has Come for Voter ID': Trump Rips 'Crazy' Voting Rules

He talks about Trump's pro-Israel policies and says Florida can't go back to the days of Charlie Crist where the "good old boys run the show". The Democratic Governors Association responded to Desantis' creep...More..

States Are Suing the Federal Government for Allowing 3D-Printed Gun Plans
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

States Are Suing the Federal Government for Allowing 3D-Printed Gun Plans

The lawsuit against the Trump administration was filed in Seattle, Washington, by the state's Attorney General Bob Ferguson. The complaint alleges the public availability of the gun plans pose a "serious ...More..

North & South Korea militaries meet to defuse tensions
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

North & South Korea militaries meet to defuse tensions

The Post cited "intelligence gathered by USA agencies" as evidence that North Korean officials planned to try to fool the U.S.by making a show out of destroying 20 nuclear warheads while they kept dozens. N...More..

Paul Manafort believed he was above the law: USA prosecutor
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Paul Manafort believed he was above the law: USA prosecutor

But the broader implications are unmistakable. Manafort's lawyers are attempting to block the 51 exhibits detailing this work from court, claiming the evidence is "irrelevant, prejudicial and unnecessarily ti...More..