North Atlantic Treaty Organisation chief due in Macedonia to discuss membership bid

Former ambassador Nano Ruzin says that there are positive signals from the meeting in NY, referring to the declaration made by intermediary Mathew Nimetz that the name "Macedonia" will be part of the proposals. Macedonia is also the name of a norther... More..

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Supreme Court to review challenge to latest travel ban
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Supreme Court to review challenge to latest travel ban

The limits vary in their details, but for the most part, citizens of the countries are forbidden from emigrating to the United States and many of them are barred from working, studying, or vacationing here. The...More..

Toronto man charged with murder in missing men case
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Toronto man charged with murder in missing men case

McArthur lived in a high-rise apartment in Thorncliffe Park, a leafy neighbourhood about five kilometres - a 15- or 20-minute drive - northeast of Church and Wellesley. "Two gay men went missing and the circums...More..

California couple accused of torturing their children had North Texas ties
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

California couple accused of torturing their children had North Texas ties

A Perris, California , mother and father are behind bars Monday after one of their children escaped their home and reported to sheriff's deputies that 12 of her siblings were still being held captive at their ...More..

Trump health check: would you pass the Montreal cognitive test?
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Trump health check: would you pass the Montreal cognitive test?

Lindsey Graham of SC said Trump had drastically changed his tune on a compromise immigration bill just before the Thursday meeting. With his reported eating habits and lack of exercise, it made sense for the...More..

by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Trump Obsessively Tweets About His Wall As Government Shutdown Looms

Trump's comments come one week after he reportedly referred to Haiti and African nations as " shitholes " or "shithouses" during a White House meeting about the proposed DACA bill. President Donald Trump ...More..

Met Office issues snow warning for Aberdeen
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Met Office issues snow warning for Aberdeen

Travel delays are possible and there is a chance of power cuts throughout the duration of the weather warning. People are also urged to be wary of icy roads and pavements, increasing the chances of accident...More..

Nearly Half Would Blame Trump, Republicans For Gov't Shutdown
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Nearly Half Would Blame Trump, Republicans For Gov't Shutdown

Voters have weighed in ahead of the looming government shutdown on who they will hold more responsible should lawmakers fail to pass a short-term funding bill. Earlier today, the president took to Twitter to d...More..

Russia's Vladimir Putin Takes Ice Bath in Subzero to Celebrate Orthodox Epiphany
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Russia's Vladimir Putin Takes Ice Bath in Subzero to Celebrate Orthodox Epiphany

It is celebrated in the memory of the baptism of Jesus Christ in the River Jordan. For President Putin, this is not the first Epiphany dip experience. The Russian leader, who is 65, has a track record of st...More..

North & South Korea to Enter as One in Winter Olympics
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

North & South Korea to Enter as One in Winter Olympics

It comes as the countries announced they will field a joint women's ice hockey team at the Winter Olympics in February. Both measures still require approval by the International Olympic Committee, which is ...More..

ABF's first-quarter results impacted by poor sugar sales
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

ABF's first-quarter results impacted by poor sugar sales

Britain's blue-chip index fell on Thursday, led lower by utilities and a decline for Associated British Foods ( ABF .L) after warning that profit at its sugar business would fall more than previously forecast...More..

Pope Francis marries couple on papal plane
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Pope Francis marries couple on papal plane

They had hoped to have a church ceremony when they married in 2010 but their parish church in the capital, Santiago , was badly damaged by an quake. The couple explained that their church's bell tower had fa...More..

Acting CFPB chief seeks input; ousted English seeks out-put
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Acting CFPB chief seeks input; ousted English seeks out-put

In a statement Wednesday, Mulvaney said he is publishing formal requests for information for all "enforcement, supervision, rulemaking, market monitoring, and education activities" of the bureau, effectively ...More..

16-year-old shot, killed by deputy at OH courthouse
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

16-year-old shot, killed by deputy at OH courthouse

The deputy was knocked down to the ground, prompting him to open fire which hit Haynes in the abdomen. Minerd said the deputy was the only law enforcement officer in the courtroom. " Joey went over, grabbed him...More..

Kansas lawmakers, others react to Bob Dole receiving Congressional Gold Medal
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Kansas lawmakers, others react to Bob Dole receiving Congressional Gold Medal

Capitol rotunda filled with Republican and Democratic politicians, dignitaries and several Kansans. Bob Dole was honored at the US Capitol today, and he sent the National Football League a message. He's con...More..

USA looks to develop low-yield nuclear weapons
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

USA looks to develop low-yield nuclear weapons

The document also cited that the U.S. A recently leaked Pentagon report has confirmed the presence of a Russian undersea drone submarine capable of being outfitted with a 100-megaton nuclear warhead. "Cyber...More..

President Trump Makes Appearance At White House Women's Event
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

President Trump Makes Appearance At White House Women's Event

Graham also made a reference to Trump's alleged vulgar language at that meeting, saying the president "ran hot" during the discussion. The rally would also hold in New Jersey, Atlanta, Houston and across othe...More..

Facebook agrees to widen probe of Russian meddling in the Brexit vote
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Facebook agrees to widen probe of Russian meddling in the Brexit vote

The social network will now look for "other similar clusters engaged in coordinated activity around the Brexit referendum that was not identified previously". Investigation into Russian meddling in Brexit v...More..

Drone drops life raft to swimmers in distress
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Drone drops life raft to swimmers in distress

Lifeguards spotted the boys struggling and sent out the drone, called the Little Ripper Lifesaver . The swimmers were able to cling onto it and make their own way to shore where they were met by Lennox Head ...More..

Bubble Trouble: South Korea Considers Ban on All Cryptocurrency Exchanges
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Bubble Trouble: South Korea Considers Ban on All Cryptocurrency Exchanges

Bitcoin is down from record highs approaching United States dollars 20,000 in the week before Christmas, having rocketed 25-fold previous year, before being hit by concerns about a bubble and worries about cra...More..

Trump signs tax cut in
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Trump signs tax cut in "rush job" Oval Office signing event

Since Congress included the waivers in their year-end government funding bill, Trump could sign the bill in 2017, allowing numerous tax cuts to take effect by next year. We are looking for the middle clas...More..

Northern California police refuse to cooperate in upcoming ICE raids
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Northern California police refuse to cooperate in upcoming ICE raids

The unconstitutional pushback comes as ICE plans raids across California and other sanctuary areas because federal authorities can no longer count on the local police to coordinate with them . But he says the ...More..

'Friend of UK' Varadkar denies bid to overturn Brexit
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

'Friend of UK' Varadkar denies bid to overturn Brexit

Leo Varadkar speaks during a joint press conference with European Parliament president Antonio Tajani at the European Parliament in Strasbourg. "That is why the Irish Government has been so determined to pro...More..

Republicans Just Got a
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Republicans Just Got a "Wake-Up Call" in Wisconsin

Wisconsin Republicans suspected they would have trouble holding the seat, despite the 2016 success, given Trump's low approval ratings since taking office. Schachtner's victory doesn't change the balance of p...More..

American, Canadian kidnapped by gunmen in central Nigeria
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

American, Canadian kidnapped by gunmen in central Nigeria

Spokesman of Kaduna State Police Command, Muktar Aliyu did not respond to inquiries on the incident while efforts to get the Commissioner of Police, Mr Agyole Abeh was unsuccessful. "Consular officials in Niger...More..

Trump chief of staff: Mexico won't pay for border wall
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Trump chief of staff: Mexico won't pay for border wall

President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Thursday morning to issue a clarification regarding his most famous campaign promise, building a "big handsome wall" on the Southern Border. "I can confirm that Chi...More..

Bitcoin falls below $10000 as regulatory fears over cryptocurrency rise
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Bitcoin falls below $10000 as regulatory fears over cryptocurrency rise

Bitcoin is now the best performing currency over the morning despite the huge crash, but Ripple - the third largest cryptocurrency that has seen an incredible amount of growth - dropped as much as 25 per...More..

Birmingham selected to Host 2022 Commonwealth Games
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Birmingham selected to Host 2022 Commonwealth Games

Birmingham was the only replacement bid submitted to the CGF by the 30 September deadline. Birmingham's bid, organised by the City Council, was based on the idea of being the "heart of the UK" and the "sou...More..

UAE refutes Qatar's allegation over jets at UN
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

UAE refutes Qatar's allegation over jets at UN

An obscure member of the Qatari royal family released a video Sunday in which he alleges that he is being held against his will in Abu Dhabi, a claim which Emirati authorities have vehemently denied. Emirati ...More..

Philadelphia Eagles: Doug Pederson is crushing 2016 National Football League head coaching class
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Philadelphia Eagles: Doug Pederson is crushing 2016 National Football League head coaching class

In last week's Divisional Round game, the Falcons had something resembling a running game going at times. Foles passed for 246 yards, including a completion that came after the ball caromed wickedly off an A...More..