Trump says his White House counsel not a 'rat' like Nixon's

His lengthy testimony - 30 hours over three voluntary interviews, according to the Times - could be crucial in determining whether the president acted with an improper, or "corrupt", intent when he took actions like firing former Federal Bureau of ... More..

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New mobile app maps air quality across the state
by | Tuesday, August 21, 2018

New mobile app maps air quality across the state

A special air quality statement remains in effect for a large swath of B.C., the Foothills of Alberta and parts of northwestern Ontario. During "very unhealthy" conditions, everyone is encouraged to stay indo...More..

Social Media Companies Discriminating' Against Republicans
by | Monday, August 20, 2018

Social Media Companies Discriminating' Against Republicans

The president called censorship "a very risky thing, absolutely impossible to police", adding that "if you are weeding out Fake News, there is nothing so Fake as CNN MSNBC, yet I do not ask that their sick be...More..

Saudi Arabia barring Hajj pilgrims, Qatar says
by | Monday, August 20, 2018

Saudi Arabia barring Hajj pilgrims, Qatar says

This is considered as the first pilgrimage in Islam. "For many Muslims this is the big, the biggest, dream of life, to see Kaaba and pray for yourself and the whole Muslim nation". "We have deployed all our...More..

Green MP Julie Anne Genter bikes to hospital to be induced
by | Monday, August 20, 2018

Green MP Julie Anne Genter bikes to hospital to be induced

Julie Anne Genter through an Instagram post explained that her vehicle did not have enough room for her support system and therefore she made a decision to embrace the simplicity of a bike ride. "But it also...More..

USA welcomes Afghanistan's latest ceasefire offer to Taliban
by | Monday, August 20, 2018

USA welcomes Afghanistan's latest ceasefire offer to Taliban

A Kundaz governor spokesman added: "The buses were stopped by the Taliban fighters, passengers were forced to step down and they have been taken to an undisclosed location". Taliban said that during the ceasefi...More..

Woman rescued 10 hours after falling from a cruise ship
by | Monday, August 20, 2018

Woman rescued 10 hours after falling from a cruise ship

A Croatian government spokesperson said cruise ship staff would look at CCTV to find out how the British tourist had fallen into the sea. "I am very lucky to be alive", she said. According to the Norwegian Cr...More..

James Comey Contradicts Giuliani: ‘Truth Exists and Truth Matters’
by | Monday, August 20, 2018

James Comey Contradicts Giuliani: ‘Truth Exists and Truth Matters’

The latest disastrous appearance for Donald Trump's personal lawyer came courtesy of Sunday morning's " Meet the Press ". It was then that Giuliani argued, saying that truth isn't truth , blowing Todd's and ...More..

Flood crisis death toll jumps to 357
by | Monday, August 20, 2018

Flood crisis death toll jumps to 357

The beaches and backwaters of Kerala are top destinations for domestic and worldwide tourists, but far fewer visit during the monsoon season. Chief Minister Vijayan has estimated that more than two millio...More..

Third day of deliberations set for Manafort fraud trial
by | Monday, August 20, 2018

Third day of deliberations set for Manafort fraud trial

Trump has called Mueller's investigation, which had cast a cloud over his presidency, a "rigged witch hunt". U.S. President Donald Trump speaks to the media before departing on Marine One to travel to NY, a...More..

The Trump military parade was always a really bad idea
by | Monday, August 20, 2018

The Trump military parade was always a really bad idea

The President said he will instead "attend the big parade already scheduled at Andrews Air Force Base on a different date, (and) go to the Paris parade, celebrating the end of the War, on November 11th". "The D...More..

Mueller recommends up to 6 months for ex-Trump campaign aide Papadopoulos
by | Monday, August 20, 2018

Mueller recommends up to 6 months for ex-Trump campaign aide Papadopoulos

Papadopoulos lied to the Federal Bureau of Investigation in January 2017 about his contact in London with Joseph Mifsud , identified in the filing as "the Professor". Papadopoulos did, however, refer to the Ru...More..

U.S. Suspends Funds For Syria Stabilization Project
by | Monday, August 20, 2018

U.S. Suspends Funds For Syria Stabilization Project

While the State Department welcomed Riyadh's contribution, it called on U.S. partners and allies "to do their share in this effort that helps bring greater stability and security to the region". Syria on Friday...More..

Trump compares Mueller probe to McCarthyism
by | Sunday, August 19, 2018

Trump compares Mueller probe to McCarthyism

Trump - who had already addressed the issue late Saturday - stepped up his attacks on the story and the probe in a series of angry morning tweets , slamming The New York Times for implying that McGahn had tu...More..

Death toll in Italy bridge collapse rises to 42
by | Sunday, August 19, 2018

Death toll in Italy bridge collapse rises to 42

Authorities say several other bridge survivors are still hospitalized. Meanwhile, Italy's Ministry for Transport said late on Thursday that it would give road operator Autostrade per l'Italia - responsible ...More..

Trump Wants Omarosa Arrested Over Her Tell-All New Book 'Unhinged'
by | Sunday, August 19, 2018

Trump Wants Omarosa Arrested Over Her Tell-All New Book 'Unhinged'

The letter claims publication of the book amounts to tortious interference with Manigault Newman's nondisclosure agreement with the Trump Organization, according to the Hollywood Reporter , which obtained...More..

Lombok quake: Strong tremor shakes Indonesian island
by | Sunday, August 19, 2018

Lombok quake: Strong tremor shakes Indonesian island

I realised it was an quake. An Associated Press reporter on Lombok said the tremor caused landslides on the slopes of Rinjani and panic in villages. More than 460 people died and tens of thousands were injure...More..

Kerala Floods: Ecologists say 'development' led to disaster
by | Sunday, August 19, 2018

Kerala Floods: Ecologists say 'development' led to disaster

The southwestern state is home to 33 million people and popular with worldwide tourists for its tropical hills and beaches. After conducting an aerial survey on Saturday, to get a first-hand knowledge of the ...More..

Cossacks and flowers as Putin dances at Austrian minister's wedding
by | Sunday, August 19, 2018

Cossacks and flowers as Putin dances at Austrian minister's wedding

The United States is pressing Germany to halt work on the pipeline, arguing that it will increase Germany's dependence on Russian Federation for energy. Merkel has encountered political pressure at home for ope...More..

Colorado man accused of killing pregnant wife, 2 daughters
by | Sunday, August 19, 2018

Colorado man accused of killing pregnant wife, 2 daughters

Autopsies were completed Friday on Shanann Watts , 34, and her daughters, 4-year-old Bella and 3-year-old Celeste . The couple had reportedly had marital stress, and Shanann and the daughters had recent...More..

China 'training for strikes' on U.S. and its allies
by | Saturday, August 18, 2018

China 'training for strikes' on U.S. and its allies

China, in recent years, has continued to increase military exercises with focuses on land, sea, and air. A Pentagon report released Thursday details China's aggressive plans for expansion in regard to its glo...More..

Could the Italy bridge disaster happen here?
by | Saturday, August 18, 2018

Could the Italy bridge disaster happen here?

Italy's government has blamed the firm that operated the collapsed bridge for the disaster and announced a state of emergency in the region. Rescue crews worked through the night cutting and sifting throu...More..

Putin Makes his Play for North Korea as America Drags Feet
by | Saturday, August 18, 2018

Putin Makes his Play for North Korea as America Drags Feet

A Malaysian judge has ruled there is enough evidence to support a murder charge against Siti Aisyah from Indonesia and Doan Thi Huong from Vietnam . In a picture taken on June 4, 2010 Kim Jong-Nam, the eld...More..

Flight delays at Manila airport after plane skids off runway
by | Saturday, August 18, 2018

Flight delays at Manila airport after plane skids off runway

He cited an initial report that the plane appeared to have "bounced" during the landing then its lights went out. The airport's worldwide runway was expected to be closed until about noon Friday (local time) ...More..

Catholics On Twitter Call For Drastic Reform After Pennsylvania Sexual Abuse Report
by | Saturday, August 18, 2018

Catholics On Twitter Call For Drastic Reform After Pennsylvania Sexual Abuse Report

Tragic, rampant and sordid accusations of child sexual abuse by parish priests continues to haunt the Catholic Church, and now a grand jury in Pennsylvania has released a 1,600-page report alleging 300 prie...More..

Muslim intellectuals condole Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s demise
by | Saturday, August 18, 2018

Muslim intellectuals condole Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s demise

Vajpayee was undergoing a treatment at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) for the past 9 weeks. Foreign Office spokesman Mohammad Faisal said that "we have learned with sadness the passing away...More..

Donald Trump wanted a Blacks vs. Whites season of 'The Apprentice'
by | Saturday, August 18, 2018

Donald Trump wanted a Blacks vs. Whites season of 'The Apprentice'

The comedian, who was promoting his new Viceland show, "The Hunt for the Trump Tapes ", backed up claims recently made by Omarosa Manigault-Newman that there is a tape of the U.S. While Omarosa has bee...More..

Trump Expects to Revoke DOJ Official's Security Clearance
by | Saturday, August 18, 2018

Trump Expects to Revoke DOJ Official's Security Clearance

In an op-ed published by the Washington Post , McRaven, a former Navy SEAL who led US Joint Special Operations Command from 2011 to 2014, not only called Brennan "a man of unparalleled integrity", but volunt...More..

Jury in Paul Manafort trial poses questions about reasonable doubt
by | Saturday, August 18, 2018

Jury in Paul Manafort trial poses questions about reasonable doubt

The judge's comments come after a number of news outlets requested he publicly release the names of the jurors in the Manafort trial, citing a potential safety hazard for those involved. While the general rule ...More..

Trump fires back at Navy admiral asking for revoked security clearance
by | Friday, August 17, 2018

Trump fires back at Navy admiral asking for revoked security clearance

The newspaper reports that Trump called the investigation a "rigged witch hunt. a sham" and went on to declare, "And these people led it". The opposition research firm hired former British spy Christopher Ste...More..

Navjot Singh Sidhu Arrived in Pakistan for Imran’s oath-taking ceremony
by | Friday, August 17, 2018

Navjot Singh Sidhu Arrived in Pakistan for Imran’s oath-taking ceremony

Soon after being elected PM, the PTI chief did a short speech in which he vowed to fulfill all his election promises in order to put the country on path of development of reform as visioned by founder Quaid-e-A...More..

Trump's military parade planned for November postponed - Pentagon
by | Friday, August 17, 2018

Trump's military parade planned for November postponed - Pentagon

An anonymous USA defense official said $50 million would come from the Pentagon and $42 million would come from interagency partners like the Department of Homeland Security. An initial estimate last month p...More..

Atal Bihari Vajpayee no more, confirms AIIMS | Former Prime Minister was 93
by | Friday, August 17, 2018

Atal Bihari Vajpayee no more, confirms AIIMS | Former Prime Minister was 93

Vajpayee suffered a stroke in 2009 and retreated from public view. In another far-reaching impact of that 2000 visit, Prime Minister Vajpayee had described India and the United States as "natural allies" in a...More..

Bombing In Kabul Targets Educational Center, Kills Dozens Of Young People
by | Friday, August 17, 2018

Bombing In Kabul Targets Educational Center, Kills Dozens Of Young People

Kabul police spokesman Hashmat Stanekzai said the attackers had fired rocket-propelled grenades as well as automatic rifles, and that security forces had held back from assaulting the building where the gunm...More..

Australian senator calls for 'final solution to nation's immigration problem'
by | Friday, August 17, 2018

Australian senator calls for 'final solution to nation's immigration problem'

In his speech, Mr Anning said "the final solution to the immigration problem is a popular vote". Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull described the senator's comments as a "shocking insult" to those who di...More..