USA to send diplomatic team to Europe to discuss Iran

The United States is concerned about the Turkish incident in northern Syria and is asking both sides to show restraint, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Monday, APA reported citing Reuters. A USA official, speaking on condition of anony... More..

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75% of Brits don't trust social media
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

75% of Brits don't trust social media

According to the barometer, media has become the least-trusted global institution for the first time, with trust scores of over 50 percent in only six nations, five of which are in the developing world. Some of...More..

Student injured in shooting at Texas school
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Student injured in shooting at Texas school

UPDATE: 10:25 a.m. EST - Students were being evacuated and moved to a guarded area as the investigation into Monday's shooting continued, the Ellis County Sheriff's Office said on Twitter . The 17-year-old ...More..

Lindsey Graham: Immigration Deals Undercut by Stephen Miller
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Lindsey Graham: Immigration Deals Undercut by Stephen Miller

Graham pointed the finger specifically at White House Senior Adviser Stephen Miller , who holds extreme views on immigration. "He's been an outlier for years", he said of Mr Miller. Obama's DACA program is...More..

Court smacks down GOP's scheme to rig elections in Pennsylvania
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Court smacks down GOP's scheme to rig elections in Pennsylvania

Tom Wolf until February 15 to submit it to the court. And the effects of the court's order could have a palpable effect on the upcoming elections, especially in a swing state like Pennsylvania where Demo...More..

by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Countdown begins as Congress races toward a government shutdown

While Senate Democrats-the majority of whom opposed the House's spending bill Friday due to it not addressing DACA recipients- have cast blame on Republicans since they control the government, the GOP has dubbe...More..

Five Seriously Injured In Richmond Train Incident
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Five Seriously Injured In Richmond Train Incident

At least two people have severe injuries after a train crash at Richmond station. Passenger Jaiden Ruttley, who was towards the back of the train , said it felt like "the whole train had lifted up in...More..

UNRWA launches global campaign after U.S. fund cut
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

UNRWA launches global campaign after U.S. fund cut

Nauert said the United States believes there needs to be more "burden-sharing", a regular Trump complaint about multilateral organizations dependent on significant contributions of USA cash. - United Nations re...More..

Sinn Fein Deputy Leader McDonald To Replace Gerry Adams As President
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Sinn Fein Deputy Leader McDonald To Replace Gerry Adams As President

Gerry Adams has been the president of the party since 1983 but in 2017, announced he would be resigning from his post. Sinn Féin's Ard Comhairle met in Belfast earlier to formally announce McDonald as nomin...More..

Patrick Meehan removed from Ethics Committee, denies harassment allegations
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Patrick Meehan removed from Ethics Committee, denies harassment allegations

But after the woman became involved in a serious relationship with someone outside the office previous year, Meehan professed his romantic desires for her - first in person, and then in a handwritten letter - a...More..

Sen. Booker chastising DHS chief creates twitterstorm
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Sen. Booker chastising DHS chief creates twitterstorm

The remarks went viral, although critics on the right suggested Booker was performing for the cameras and the Republican National Committee hit Booker for "mansplaining" to Nielsen. when tens of millions ...More..

Stipe Miocic Defends UFC Heavyweight Title For Record Third Time
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Stipe Miocic Defends UFC Heavyweight Title For Record Third Time

Kattar won that bout with a TKO finish 32 seconds into the third round. Ngannou looked like a shell of himself to open the second round, as he was stuck in mud, taking leg kicks and attempting to respond with...More..

Kabul hotel attack leaves 18 dead, but toll could climb higher
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Kabul hotel attack leaves 18 dead, but toll could climb higher

Ukrainian citizens, employees of the Ukrainian airline, fell victims of the terrorist attack in Kabul . "Shoot and kill them all, ' one of them shouted", Naseri told. Local security forces previous were tradin...More..

by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Women's March protests across America against President Trump

Rallies in more than 250 USA cities saw demonstrators denounce Mr Trump's views on immigration, abortion, LGBT and women's rights on the anniversary of his inauguration. Numerous event's early speakers did not ...More..

The Newest: Governor vows to reopen Statue of Liberty
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

The Newest: Governor vows to reopen Statue of Liberty

The federal government shut down on Saturday as Republicans and Democrats in Congress feuded over spending, including a program that protects young undocumented immigrants. "She has the day off today, she's r...More..

Winter storm expected to hit Nebraska, parts of Iowa, Kansas
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Winter storm expected to hit Nebraska, parts of Iowa, Kansas

Sunday's high temperature is forecast to be 37 degrees in Columbus, so precipitation here will likely transition from rain to snow. Either side of this heaviest band of accumulation, amounts will drop off rathe...More..

Donald Trump Says His Approval Rating With African Americans Doubled
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Donald Trump Says His Approval Rating With African Americans Doubled

The survey was released on Friday. Though Trump's approval rating seems low, Kimball noted that George W. Bush left office in 2009 with an approval rating of 22 percent . That is according to polling by th...More..

Nadal defeats Schwartzman, to face Cilic in Australian Open quarters
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Nadal defeats Schwartzman, to face Cilic in Australian Open quarters

He endeared the crowd with the scampering around the court and his astonishingly powerful groundstrokes for one so small in stature. On her condition, Cornet (who lost to Elise Mertens 7-5, 6-4) said via the ...More..

Take the cognitive test that President Trump passed during his physical
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Take the cognitive test that President Trump passed during his physical

The Montreal Cognitive Assessment , on which Trump scored a flawless 30 out of 30, can help detect Alzheimer's disease as well as mild cognitive impairment, but is not the same as a psychological examinatio...More..

German SPD votes to pursue coalition talks with Merkel
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

German SPD votes to pursue coalition talks with Merkel

Yet, four months on from the SPD's poor showing, Schultz finds himself in a familiar scenario. Up to a third of delegates are thought to still be undecided. The CDU botched its last leadership handover. Man...More..

Turkish troops cross into Syria's Kurdish-held Afrin region
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Turkish troops cross into Syria's Kurdish-held Afrin region

But the campaign risks further increasing tensions with Turkey's North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally the United States - which has supported the YPG in the fight against Islamic State jihadists - and also...More..

Rohingya leaders make a list of demands before repatriation process begins
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Rohingya leaders make a list of demands before repatriation process begins

British high commissioner Alison Blake said the return should be "safe, voluntary and dignified" so that it becomes sustainable. "We want safe zones in Arakan [Rakhine] before repatriation", Mohibullah, a ref...More..

Pentagon's new defense strategy focuses on China, Russia over terrorism
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Pentagon's new defense strategy focuses on China, Russia over terrorism

The most dominant theme in his strategy is for the U.S.to regain its competitive edge with China and Russian Federation, according to an 11-page, unclassified version released by the Pentagon. Mr Trump has call...More..

French president warns that United Kingdom can't keep full access to EU
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

French president warns that United Kingdom can't keep full access to EU

Probably, in a similar context". Mr Macron , as a committed supporter of European integration, added he would fight "very hard" to keep France in the EU if it were to hold a referendum on membership of the b...More..

Amazon Narrows Field for Second Headquarters Location to 20
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Amazon Narrows Field for Second Headquarters Location to 20

That might inflict pain in the Washington, D.C. region, which has three locations on the list: The city of Washington itself, suburban Montgomery County, Maryland, and Northern Virginia, a collection of count...More..

Pakistan set 308-run target for India in final
by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

Pakistan set 308-run target for India in final

India and Pakistan featured in the final of both the editions of the T20 Blind Cricket World Cup and the Men in Blue triumphed in both occasions - 2012 and 2017. India had earlier beaten Pakistan on January 1...More..

by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

Davos visit aimed at further improving India's economic growth: PM

Prime Minister May in Davos next week to further strengthen the U.S. -U.K. special relationship", White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said in a statement, saying more details would be released ne...More..

Trump Ordered Bannon to Limit Testimony
by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

Trump Ordered Bannon to Limit Testimony

There is no reference to executive privilege in the Constitution, but the Supreme Court has held that it derives from the president's ability to carry out the duties he holds under the Constitution. Dhillon, wh...More..

Iran deal to 'fall apart' if Trump pulls out: Lavorv
by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

Iran deal to 'fall apart' if Trump pulls out: Lavorv

The Iran nuclear deal is on life support and on a trajectory for collapse, many policy experts believe, despite U.S. President Donald Trump's current continuation of sanctions relief. Trump agreed to waive san...More..

by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

Doubt on Trump's weight spurs 'Girthers'

Navy doctor Ronny Jackson on Tuesday provided details of Trump's first physical last Friday at the Walter Reed military hospital in Maryland. Jackson's stellar review of President Trump is likely to t...More..