Insults fly in Parliament as the United Kingdom debates Trump visit

Evans said when the British people condemn Trump for being racist without evidence; or attack him in "an unseemly way", they are actually attacking the Americans who voted for Trump. Sir Alan said Britain's special relationship with the U.S. is a "... More..

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by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Family of British IS bomber deny £1m compensation payout

Ben Sakrisson acknowledges that the USA held a British suspected terrorist identified by a name slightly different from the one used by the alleged suicide bomber - Jamal Malik al-Harith - at the Guantánamo pri...More..

Iran leader calls for Palestinian 'liberation' from Israel 'tumour'
by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Iran leader calls for Palestinian 'liberation' from Israel 'tumour'

Iran has hosted similar conferences to support the Palestinians and oppose Israel every four years since the early 1990s, the AP noted. In an opening speech to the 6th International Conference in Support o...More..

Las Cruces council votes to oppose Trump's border wall
by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Las Cruces council votes to oppose Trump's border wall

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Department of Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly are due to arrive in Mexico on Wednesday afternoon for talks on security and immigration. Kelly's agency released t...More..

The FBI
by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

The FBI "interviewed" Michael Flynn days after the Russian Federation sanctions call

Flynn", Spicer said. Spicer said the President is looking to identify where these leaks are coming from, but will not broadcast what steps he plans to take. "I have never had any connection to (Russian Presid...More..

by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Iraq forces launch operation to retake west Mosul

Gen. Stephen Townsend, said in a statement. In a statement, Army Staff Lieutenant General Abdulamir Yarallah said elite Rapid Response units captured the villages of Athbah and Al-Lazzagah, which are situat...More..

by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Nasa scientists discover three planets which could support ALIEN life

Perhaps the most interesting piece of news is that three of the seven planets are in the habitable zone of the star. Finding Earth-size, potentially habitable planets is believed to be the first step to fin...More..

by | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

President Trump visits DC's African American History museum

Trump said he was "deeply proud" that the museum exists to honor "the millions of African-American men and women who built our national heritage". The White House's Holocaust Remembrance Day statement had no ...More..

by | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

I will never force Rooney out of United - Mourinho

Mourinho added regarding Rooney's future: "If one day Rooney wants to leave the club then it isn't because of me, I'll never force a legend out". "You have to ask him", Mourinho said. That's the only thing I ...More..

by | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Sinai Accuses Israel of Airstrike That Killed 5

According to the Israel Defense Forces (IDF), the Iron Dome air-defense missile system successfully intercepted three rockets while the fourth impacted an empty area. The Islamic State (ISIS) affiliate in the S...More..

by | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

US Defense Secretary Mattis: No plan to seize Iraqi oil

Trump brought up the issue during the campaign and told Central Intelligence Agency staff in January: "We should have kept the oil". The future for USA forces in Iraq, and for Iraq's fragmented society, is ...More..

by | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Greek Bailout Deal Delayed for Months as Deadline Missed Again

If the ministers reach an agreement, they will dispatch to Athens a mission of experts from the European Commission, the European Central Bank, the euro zone bailout fund ESM and the IMF to complete a review of...More..

by | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

New Trump deportation policy expands law enforcement powers

The memos , first reported by The Washington Post and other media, offer a list of sweeping new guidelines to law enforcement agencies that would implement numerous executive orders on immigration enfo...More..

by | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Mount Macedon body: Human remains removed from bushland

Police have not said if the body is linked to Ms Ristevski's case and would not confirm news reports the body was a woman. Karen Ristevski, seen here with her husband Borce and daughter Sarah. After midnight ...More..

by | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Aussie personalities unite to stop Israel PM's visit

For many years, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has insisted there are two prerequisites for peace with the Palestinians. The struggle Mr Trump's equivocation provokes, however, must first play out ...More..

by | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Dozens of headstones toppled at US Jewish cemetery

The Chesed Shel Emeth Society has been in operation in St. Louis for more than 125 years, according to its website. On its Facebook page, the cemetery said it would catalog the stones hit and publish th...More..

by | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Bodies of 74 migrants wash ashore in Libya

But according to Joel Millman, a spokesman for the International Organization for Migration (IOM), this incident may have been a little different. Having largely closed off sea crossings between Turkey and Gr...More..

by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

North Korean officials to come to U.S. for talks

According to the company website, it was established in 1976 and was appointed the sole distributor of a series of health products called Tian Xian Liquid. And the majority of those exports usually go to Chin...More..

by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Protests against Trump are set to take place across the UK

Protests against Trump are set to take place across the United Kingdom, a petition banning the U.S. president a state visit is set to be debated in Parliament. Guardian journalist Owen Jones said of Trump: "He...More..

by | Monday, February 20, 2017

What's next for Obamacare, plus AirTalk listeners share their ACA stories

He said he realizes the ACA is not ideal. This is a big deal for the state, considering repealing the law jeopardizes the insurance of about 2.7 million New Yorkers and would blow a $3.7 billion hole in t...More..

by | Monday, February 20, 2017

White House denies any collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation

Priebus declared Trump's administration to be somehow completely different from all others, and thus deserving of better coverage. WALLACE: You don't get to tell us what to do any more than Barack Obama did. ...More..

by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Iraq Launches Offensive to Re-Take Western Mosul From ISIS: Prime Minister

Iraqi and US -led coalition officials say they expect the fight for the west to be more hard as it is denser, with narrower streets, and home to more civilians. Mosul has been called ISIS' capital in Iraq, alth...More..

Vehicle bomb blast kills 18, wounds 25 in Somali capital
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Vehicle bomb blast kills 18, wounds 25 in Somali capital

The explosion is the first big attack in the Somali capital since the election of President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo last week. There are conflicting reports about how many people were killed. Civil war has ri...More..

by | Monday, February 20, 2017

China sends a message to Donald Trump with North Korea coal ban

As of previous year, North Korea was China's fourth biggest supplier of coal. President Trump's administration has said that China should do more to pressure Pyongyang. The timing of the ban is also close t...More..

by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Trump nominates former prosecutor Acosta for labor secretary post

Attorney for the Southern District of Florida. By nominating Acosta, considered a more mainstream pick than Puzder, Trump was seen as seeking to ease some of the turmoil that has gripped his White House in hi...More..

Norma McCorvey, aka Jane Roe of landmark abortion case, dies
by | Sunday, February 19, 2017

Norma McCorvey, aka Jane Roe of landmark abortion case, dies

Journalist Joshua Prager, who is working on a book about McCorvey, says she died Saturday morning at an assisted living center in Katy, Texas. "McCorvey originally appeared in court documents as 'Jane Roe", b...More..

by | Sunday, February 19, 2017

'Blind sheikh' Abdel-Rahman dies in United States prison

He was 78. His son told the Reuters news agency his family had received a call from us authorities confirming the death. He was convicted in 1995 for his role in a plot to bomb New York City landmarks, CBS...More..

by | Sunday, February 19, 2017

DMK working president MK Stalin protests at Marina, detained

The Speaker retorted: "The Opposition leader had earlier faulted the governor for giving 15 days for the confidence vote, saying such a long period of wait would lead to all sorts of malpractices (horse-trading...More..

Samsung chief Lee Jae-yong arrested on bribery charges
by | Sunday, February 19, 2017

Samsung chief Lee Jae-yong arrested on bribery charges

In an ongoing corruption scandal, Samsung Group chief Jay Y. Lee was arrested according to a report from The New York Times. Lee's arrest today comes after the successfully survived the first attempt to a...More..

Gambia's new president set for inauguration
by | Sunday, February 19, 2017

Gambia's new president set for inauguration

Bakau - Thousands of supporters gathered Saturday to finally celebrate the inauguration of Gambian President Adama Barrow, a month after he was sworn in across the border in neighbouring Senegal during a tens...More..

by | Sunday, February 19, 2017

Tony Blair calls on Remainers to stop Brexit

Blair said May and her Cabinet are in thrall to those in her party who want complete separation from the EU. Blair, who ran the country between 1997 and 2007 as leader of the Labour Party said people voted to...More..

Vehicle bomb in Turkish town kills 3-year-old, wounds 15 people
by | Sunday, February 19, 2017

Vehicle bomb in Turkish town kills 3-year-old, wounds 15 people

Turkish authorities detained 26 people over a auto bomb attack in the southeastern town of Viransehir, the provincial governor's office said on Saturday. Tuna said that the injured were not in critical conditio...More..

by | Sunday, February 19, 2017

Police probe deadly train crash in Belgium

The accident occured as the train slowly pulled out of Leuven station towards Brussels Airport. It is now unclear the reason why the train dislodged from the tracks. The cause of the derailment - which occurr...More..

by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Federal judge denies request to block Dakota pipeline

The Dakota pipeline will be at least the 15th pipeline to cross the Missouri River, will employ state-of-the-art technology and will be buried more than 27m below the lowest part of the river, Mr Mahmoud said ...More..

Trump dismisses question on anti-Semitism
by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Trump dismisses question on anti-Semitism

So here's the story, folks. Trump replied that he was "the least anti-Semitic person that you've ever seen I your entire life". You are not "the least anti-Semitic" or the "least racist person" I know. It was...More..

by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Heavy rain and snow in US West prompts evacuations

Officials say residents south of the dam should stay alert and up to date as the rains pass through the area. Fortunately, the heaviest precipitation from this particular storm is not hitting Lake Oroville in...More..

by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Trump shuts down 'repulsive' question about antisemitism

In today's presser, Trump had the easy option of offering even perfunctory words of sympathy or reassurance to a nervous American minority community. Turx raised his hand again and spoke up. Trump interject...More..

by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Syria rebels head to Astana talks: spokesman

Jihad Makdissi, a representative of the Cairo Group of political opposition, told TASS his group will not participate as part of the HNC delegation. The first round of talks on Syria that took place in Astan...More..

North Korean leader's brother assassinated at Kuala Lumpur airport
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

North Korean leader's brother assassinated at Kuala Lumpur airport

Media outlets had earlier shown a grainy surveillance camera image of a young woman wearing a white shirt with the letters "LOL" on the front. According to footage they fled in a taxi and are being sought by ...More..

Turkey steps up attacks on SDF-held areas north Syria
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Turkey steps up attacks on SDF-held areas north Syria

The Turkey-backed rebels have been pressing a major offensive on Al Bab, 30km south of the Turkish border, since November. Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım issued a statement also claiming that Turkish soldiers...More..

Rumors highlight the hidden lives of North Korean leaders
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Rumors highlight the hidden lives of North Korean leaders

South Korean intelligence officials have accused Kim Jong-Un of ordering two female assassins to poison his half-brother, as reported by the Wall Street Journal . "We do not know his identity", Abdul said. A...More..

Russian Federation hopes Astana talks to give fresh impetus to Syrian settlement
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Russian Federation hopes Astana talks to give fresh impetus to Syrian settlement

Several previous attempts to end the civil war, which began almost six years ago, have failed. Muslit, however, said the opposition had yet to receive an agenda for the upcoming negotiations. Turkey, which ha...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Jawans, 3 Militants & 1 Civilian Killed in Ongoing J&K Encounter

Two militants, each belonging to Hizbul Mujahideen (HM) and Lashker-e-Toiba (LeT), and two soldiers were killed in an encounter at Frisal Kulgam. The violence began when security forces entered a village in t...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Scott Baio Tweets Nordstrom Boycott

The Baio protest follows the department store chain announcing it would stop selling Ivanka Trump's clothing and accessory line, a decision the store insists was made only for business reasons. 'She is a gr...More..

Trump, Putin could meet before July
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Trump, Putin could meet before July

Last week, after the talks with Slovenian President, Putin said that a possible venue for the first encounter with Trump could be Ljubljana, but stated that this depends on a number of circumstances. This com...More..

French Vogue's new issue features first transgender cover model
by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

French Vogue's new issue features first transgender cover model

Vogue Paris continues to push the envelope as they announce their March cover girl-Brazilian transgender beauty Valentina Sampaio . "She is the absolute equal of Gisele, Daria, Edie or Anna, apart from one ...More..

by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

United Blood Services Sending Products to Community of Oroville

Evacuees felt odd on Monday to see their beloved lake associated with urgent voices on the national news. Houses and churches are perched on tree-lined streets near the Feather River. To prevent disaster, worke...More..

by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Austrian authorities arrest Hitler lookalike in Nazi dictator's birth town

Police say the man is known to them. " I have seen this man in Braunau many times and wonder if it means something ", one local man said in a Facebook post, as cited by the local media. The house in which Hit...More..

Private medics in Kenya announce 48-hour solidarity strike with jailed colleagues
by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Private medics in Kenya announce 48-hour solidarity strike with jailed colleagues

The doctors have been demanding the release of pay rises of up to 300 percent, a new system of promotions and improved conditions of work at all public hospitals. "This is the most corrupt government we have in...More..

North Korean leader's brother dies in Malaysia amid murder reports
by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

North Korean leader's brother dies in Malaysia amid murder reports

Malaysian police officials were quoted in news reports as saying that the 45-year-old Kim was sprayed with a chemical spray at a Kuala Lumpur airport and died while being taken to a hospital. However, police ...More..