US Olympics gymnastics doctor bags 175 years imprisonment

The hearing of the sentence began on last Tuesday. Although Nassar's work with gymnasts received the most attention, the allegations against him spanned more than a dozen sports over 25 years. "It has to do with an individual who is twisted and d... More..

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Massive manhunt underway after Colorado sheriff deputy killed
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Massive manhunt underway after Colorado sheriff deputy killed

Authorities say an officer was shot and killed north of Denver, and they are asking people to shelter away from doors and windows as they search for a suspect. Large perimeter with suspect still at large. Law...More..

President Macron Calls For 10-Year Plan To Strengthen EU
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

President Macron Calls For 10-Year Plan To Strengthen EU

Asked whether the U.S. president was "dangerous", 40-year-old Mr Macron said: "I think he can be unpredictable, and that can make people feel insecure, but I have never found him to be incoherent". "Im not naiv...More..

Vaping May Lead Young People To Start Smoking...And Help Adults Quit
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Vaping May Lead Young People To Start Smoking...And Help Adults Quit

He is also the dean and vice provost of the graduate school of the University of Washington , Seattle. We must continue efforts to educate youth and young adults who don't smoke that taking up e-cigarette use ...More..

Oregon approves new taxes to address rising Medicaid costs
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Oregon approves new taxes to address rising Medicaid costs

This transformation includes a work requirement and imposition of higher premiums and other coverage restrictions, according to the 79-page complaint. Bob Murray, Gov. Brownback's spokesman, blasted the repo...More..

Trump weighs path to citizenship for young migrants
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Trump weighs path to citizenship for young migrants

The Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program now covers roughly 690,000 of those younger immigrants - about half the number who qualified for the program, according to independent estimates. "...More..

'Super blue blood moon' is coming
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

'Super blue blood moon' is coming

Let's break it down! As is well known, the start and the end of the Hijric months depend on Moon's motion whether it completes one cycle approximately in every 29.5 days or not, and based on that the length o...More..

Commuter train crash in Milan kills at least 4
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Commuter train crash in Milan kills at least 4

Some passengers remained trapped inside as a team of around 90 firefighters and search-and-rescue units cleared the scene. "The train was full as a lot passengers got on board at Treviglio". That account fits...More..

Tests show Basel mummy was ancestor of British foreign minister
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Tests show Basel mummy was ancestor of British foreign minister

The mummy was found in front of the altar, well-fed and wearing quality clothes, confirming for scientists that she came from a wealthy background. A clergyman's wife, she "may have contracted syphilis while ...More..

Western Cape police brief Zille on Day Zero security plans
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Western Cape police brief Zille on Day Zero security plans

In the meantime, Zille urged residents to stick to the limit of 50 litres a person a day. Mokonyane hit back, saying several meetings were held with the City, the provincial ministry of local government, and ...More..

Mourinho signs contract extension with Man United
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Mourinho signs contract extension with Man United

There was widespread fallout from Arsenal fans that felt Henry was essentially snaking their beloved club by telling their best player to go to United so he can actually feel what it's like to win a big troph...More..

Some Mayors Skip Meeting With Trump Amid New Pressure on Sanctuary Cities
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Some Mayors Skip Meeting With Trump Amid New Pressure on Sanctuary Cities

The letters also threatened the cities' eligibility to receive federal grants for public safety. Fresno Mayor Lee Brand was among about 100 people who kept a date at the White House to meet with President ...More..

Inflation for 2017 remains within target band
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Inflation for 2017 remains within target band

Economists had expected the CPI to rise 0.4 per cent in the three months ended December 31, for an annual increase of 1.9 per cent, according to the median in a poll of 13 economists surveyed by Bloomberg . "T...More..

U.S. imposes more North Korea sanctions
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

U.S. imposes more North Korea sanctions

The Treasury Department issued a statement in Washington announcing that it's sanctioning nine entities, including two Chinese firms, 16 North Korean individuals and six North Korean vessels. While Beijing an...More..

A senior member of Germany's far-right AfD has converted to Islam
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

A senior member of Germany's far-right AfD has converted to Islam

His drastic rhetoric helped him rise through the ranks to become a member of the AfD's executive committee in the state of Brandenburg. The AfD has campaigned against refugees and migrants and made history ...More..

Syrian force ready to respond to any Turkish attack on Manbij-spokesman
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Syrian force ready to respond to any Turkish attack on Manbij-spokesman

In a phone call on Wednesday, " President Trump relayed concerns that escalating violence in Afrin, Syria, risks undercutting our shared goals in Syria", the White House said in a statement. Ankara has been in...More..

Museveni backs Trump 'shithole' States remark
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Museveni backs Trump 'shithole' States remark

Uganda's representative to the East African Legislative Assembly, Susan Nakawuki, agreed with Museveni's comments, but says the challenge with Africa is that it does not have opportunities such as Western count...More..

USA Gymnastics Executives Resign Amid Sex Abuse Scandal Involving Former Team Doctor
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

USA Gymnastics Executives Resign Amid Sex Abuse Scandal Involving Former Team Doctor

The former USA Gymnastics team doctor "sexually assaulted scores of female athletes" during his time with the organization and at Michigan State, per Tracy. "Do you even know?" asked Clasina Syrboby, as s...More..

Campaign complaint filed over reported Trump porn star payment
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Campaign complaint filed over reported Trump porn star payment

As we previously reported , adult film star Stormy Daniels has made some wild accusations against President Donald Trump in the past, which have recently resurfaced. Cohen has said the story is "rumor" and...More..

CBS Orders
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

CBS Orders "Murphy Brown" Revival Starring Candice Bergen

She will also serve as co-executive producer alongside Diane English . The Warner Bros. produced series has gotten a straight to series order and will include Bergen reprising her role, according to The Hol...More..

Donald Trump rejects bipartisan immigration proposal after government shutdown
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Donald Trump rejects bipartisan immigration proposal after government shutdown

Trump was also warned by allies, including chief of staff John Kelly and budget director Mick Mulvaney, not to reopen negotiations with Schumer, whom White House staffers believed would have to fold. "Tell them...More..

Nunes memo permitted to be disseminated
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Nunes memo permitted to be disseminated

One source said the vote could occur as early as Monday, but the other source said the vote would "likely" be the week after next, since Congress is only in session for three days next week. The network reporte...More..

Siddikur skips Myanmar Open over Rohingya crisis
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Siddikur skips Myanmar Open over Rohingya crisis

The United Nations has called on Myanmar to grant aid agencies unhindered access to camps that have been built near the border with Bangladesh to house the tens of thousands of Rohingya Muslim refugees who ...More..

Trump Asked Acting FBI Chief 'Disturbing' Questions
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Trump Asked Acting FBI Chief 'Disturbing' Questions

Jim Jordan (R-OH), however the closed-door questions were likely created to avoid overlapping with special counsel Robert Mueller's Trump-Russia investigation. The FBI titled the release "Drafts of Director Com...More..

Elton John Will Retire From Touring, But Only After 300 Farewell Concerts
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Elton John Will Retire From Touring, But Only After 300 Farewell Concerts

Maybe I want to have more time with my boys. "I can't physically do the traveling anymore", he said. I will miss you so much. The Rocket Man singer explains he wants to spend more time with his husba...More..

European Union updates list of non-cooperative jurisdictions in taxation matters
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

European Union updates list of non-cooperative jurisdictions in taxation matters

European Union ministers considered that the eight entities have made sufficient commitments to address "deficiencies identified by the EU" when it established the black list. "Our aim is to promote good tax go...More..

Iranian official dismisses claims of negotiation over missile program
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Iranian official dismisses claims of negotiation over missile program

After Iran implemented its obligations, verified by IAEA inspections, then-US President Barack Obama lifted sanctions imposed on Tehran over its attempts to develop nuclear weapons. Johnson said that Britain ...More..

France leads move on Syria's chemical weapons
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

France leads move on Syria's chemical weapons

The talks have so far failed to make progress in ending a war that has left more than 340,000 people dead. "Although chemical weapons had disappeared for some 20 years, their reappearance in Iraq , Syria, an...More..

Storm Georgina hits Worcestershire bringing high winds and rain
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Storm Georgina hits Worcestershire bringing high winds and rain

Alex Burkill, spokesman for the Met Office, said: "Storm Georgina has arrived meaning it's very windy across much of the United Kingdom especially in Scotland". He tweeted: "With high winds and persistent rain ...More..

by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Back to work: Government shutdown ends after Dems relent

Now perhaps Congress will finally get around to taking up a bill to protect the nearly 700,000 so-called Dreamers, immigrants who were brought to this country illegally as children - legislation that almost ...More..