House panel has 'no evidence' to support Trump's wiretap claim

Schiff said that he and Nunes are still waiting for a response to their letter demanding proof from the Justice Department. The committee - which is investigating alleged Russian interference in the USA election campaign - updated reporters on ... More..

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Europe watches on as Dutch voters go to the polls
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Europe watches on as Dutch voters go to the polls

Turnout during the last election, when there were 21 parties running, was 74.6 percent of registered voters (which is nearly all citizens of voting age in the Netherlands ). "This has won Rutte the election". ...More..

USA, DR Clinch, Venezuela Pushed to Tiebreaker Game with Italy
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

USA, DR Clinch, Venezuela Pushed to Tiebreaker Game with Italy

Mexico was eliminated on a tiebreaker — runs allowed per inning played. Because three teams - Mexico, Venezuela and Italy - were all tied in Group D with a 1-2 record, the event's tiebreaker for a three-w...More..

Anbang Says Report of Investment in Kushner Tower 'Not Correct'
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Anbang Says Report of Investment in Kushner Tower 'Not Correct'

The Chinese company, Anbang Insurance Group, would pay to get a high-profile piece of Manhattan real estate and would commit to spending billions more to completely transform the 60-year-old tower into a chic c...More..

Beijing seeks to avoid trade war with Washington
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Beijing seeks to avoid trade war with Washington

Li also said that China does not want to see a trade war between the world's biggest and second biggest economies. China's economy is set to log steady growth and there is no scope for hard landing, Premier ...More..

S.Korean prosecutors to summon ousted president Park over corruption scandal
by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

S.Korean prosecutors to summon ousted president Park over corruption scandal

Park, who has denied those allegations, was named by prosecutors as an accomplice when they charged her friend, Choi Soon-sil, in November. "She told Blue House staff to take good care of the dogs and to find...More..

Tributes pour in for hero coast guard Captain Dara Fitzpatrick
by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Tributes pour in for hero coast guard Captain Dara Fitzpatrick

The coast guard has announced that Dara Fitzpatrick has sadly died this afternoon. Irish President Michael D. Higgins said it was a "dark day" for the Irish Coast Guard while Search and Rescue Manager Gerar...More..

Seattle immigrant rights group takes aim at revised travel ban
by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Seattle immigrant rights group takes aim at revised travel ban

Washington state went back to Robart to argue that the new ban is essentially the same as the first one and that the emergency halt, which was upheld by a federal appeals court, should still apply. California,...More..

Pennsylvania residents urged to prepare for winter storm
by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Pennsylvania residents urged to prepare for winter storm

Just as the press briefing ended, officials said the baby had reached the hospital. He urged drivers to stay off the roads if possible. According to NBC 10 News, about 20 inches of snow fell during the storm,...More..

Father of child who interrupted BBC interview:
by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Father of child who interrupted BBC interview: "it's a comedy of errors"

She said she was initially anxious that the botched interview would ruin her husband's career and prevent him from making other media appearances. Talking to the Wall Street Journal about the interview, whi...More..

CIA Regains Authority To Drone Strike Terrorists Under Trump
by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

CIA Regains Authority To Drone Strike Terrorists Under Trump

And a senior White House official told The Washington Post that a review of drone policy was nearly complete and would roll back other constraints imposed by Barack Obama. The U.S. drone strike that killed Ta...More..

by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Brexit bill 'likely to be passed by Lords on Monday'

Under parliamentary processes, the elected House of Commons, can accept the amendments or use its power to force the House of Lords to accept their bill without amendment. May has committed to triggering Arti...More..

BJP-led NDA set to form govt in Manipur, Goa
by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

BJP-led NDA set to form govt in Manipur, Goa

Earlier, BJP leaders led by Parrikar met Goa Governor Mridula Sinha to stake claim to forming the government in the coastal state. There was even a secret ballot to select the CLP leader - an exercise results...More..

Fresh furore in France over who paid for Fillon's bespoke suits
by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Fresh furore in France over who paid for Fillon's bespoke suits

The weekly gave no further details. On the economic front, he reiterated his plans to slash public spending by getting civil servants to work 39 hours a week, up from 35 now, and increasing the minimum retire...More..

Weld County's unemployment rate stays low heading into new year
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Weld County's unemployment rate stays low heading into new year

The Nebraska Labor Department said in a news release that the state rate was a tenth of a point higher than the January 2016 rate of 3.2 percent. Despite the decline, the area's job growth rate a year ago was...More..

Sara Connor jailed in Bali, Turnbull's Victorian headache
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Sara Connor jailed in Bali, Turnbull's Victorian headache

The time Connor has already served will be subtracted from her four-year sentence, a judge said on Monday night. Taylor and mother-of-two Connor, who are based in Australia and had been on holiday on Bali, ha...More..

Negotiations on-going with North Korea to release Malaysians - AG
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Negotiations on-going with North Korea to release Malaysians - AG

Inspector-General of Police Khalid Abu Bakar said that they have fulfilled all the requirements in identifying the body as Kim Jong-nam's. "As long as the USA and its followers persist with their nuclear thre...More..

by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Trump reportedly plans to host China's president in April

China's foreign ministry did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Trump had even raised questions about why the US should adhere to the "one-China" policy of diplomatically recognizing only Beiji...More..

Israel falls to first defeat in World Baseball Classic
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Israel falls to first defeat in World Baseball Classic

Starting again as the DH, Gregorius doubled in the third run in a four-run fourth inning and hit a three-run homer to cap a four-run fifth as Netherlands rolled to a 10-0 lead in a game that was called after ei...More..

Landslide at Ethiopia garbage dump kills 24
by | Monday, March 13, 2017

Landslide at Ethiopia garbage dump kills 24

As many as 150 people were at the site. So far, officials have confirmed at least 15 dead, but many more are still missing. Many people come to the site to scavenge for items to sell, while others have set ...More..

Watch The Hilarious Moment These Kids Crash Their Dad's Live Interview
by | Monday, March 13, 2017

Watch The Hilarious Moment These Kids Crash Their Dad's Live Interview

Professor Kelly was discussing the political situation in South Korea via Skype when a toddler girl wearing glasses does a dancing stroll through the door. "It was just hilarious". The first Mrs Kelly heard o...More..

Email threat forces Jewish Community Center to be shut down
by | Monday, March 13, 2017

Email threat forces Jewish Community Center to be shut down

On Thursday, a bomb threat was received at the Jewish Children's Museum in Brooklyn. More than a dozen Jewish community centers have received similar threats across the US recently. The centre was evacuated f...More..

Convenience store owned by Indian-American targetted in Florida
by | Monday, March 13, 2017

Convenience store owned by Indian-American targetted in Florida

He had submitted freely to police officers who came to arrest him and reportedly even asked them "take him away". The fire was put out quickly and didn't cause a lot of damage since the store was closed and p...More..

by | Monday, March 13, 2017

Panicking Civilians Flee Under Fire in West Mosul as Fighting Intensifieds

Iraqi archaeologists think that tunnels dug by Islamic State militants under a destroyed shrine in Mosul have revealed the palace of an ancient Assyrian king who ruled some 2,700 years ago. The Observatory said...More..

Runaway bus 'kills 34' in Haitian city of Gonaives
by | Monday, March 13, 2017

Runaway bus 'kills 34' in Haitian city of Gonaives

Officials said 17 others were injured at the second crash site in the Haitian city of Gonaives, Sky News reported . "First, the bus plowed into two pedestrians, killing one of them, and injuring the other"...More..

Abbas spokesman says Trump invited him to visit 'soon'
by | Monday, March 13, 2017

Abbas spokesman says Trump invited him to visit 'soon'

A lasting peace would also have positive effects on the Middle East and the greater world, the president said. The veteran Palestinian negotiator said "the upcoming meeting in the White House is so important ...More..

US Is Sending About 400 Marines To Syria
by | Monday, March 13, 2017

US Is Sending About 400 Marines To Syria

At the same time the SDF was closing on Raqqa more rapidly then expected, coming to within 20 kilometers of the city center on March 9. Some would posit that this marks a heightened escalation on the part of ...More..

by | Sunday, March 12, 2017

United States government won't release Russian envoy's cause of death

The 1947 agreement between the US and the U.N. that established the United Nations Headquarters in New York City provides diplomatic immunity for envoys of the nations represented there. While a post-mortem exa...More..

Police close German shopping centre over potential terror threat
by | Sunday, March 12, 2017

Police close German shopping centre over potential terror threat

He said police had been tipped off late on Friday by other security agencies. Several people were seriously injured during the incident at the city's main train station. Two men in the nearby town of Oberhaus...More..

Narendra Modi's party takes major win in crucial India vote
by | Sunday, March 12, 2017

Narendra Modi's party takes major win in crucial India vote

While the Narendra Modi-powered BJP got a thumping majority in Uttar Pradesh - one of India's most electorally crucial states - and snatched Uttarakhand from Congress, it suffered a drubbing in Punjab where its...More..

Iwobi Benched As Arsenal Thrash Lincoln, Reach FA Cup Semis
by | Sunday, March 12, 2017

Iwobi Benched As Arsenal Thrash Lincoln, Reach FA Cup Semis

But we have to take a distance with that and have a look at a bigger perspective than people want to do. In the other quarter-finals, Tottenham host third tier Millwall on Sunday, while Premier League leaders...More..

Everton dominate disappointing West Brom
by | Sunday, March 12, 2017

Everton dominate disappointing West Brom

Koeman's side will want to see more of the same, as European dreams can become reality with intelligent player acquisitions and finding the right fit for a particular line-up. Even in the modern football enviro...More..

Malaysia expels North Korean ambassador over Kim Jong-nam murder
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

Malaysia expels North Korean ambassador over Kim Jong-nam murder

He signs off by saying: "We hope this gets better soon ". A group called Cheollima Civil Defense , which claims to focus on rescuing North Korean defectors and refugees, posted the video on YouTube. Khalid'...More..

Canadian Judge Who Told Assault Survivor to 'Keep Your Knees Together' Resigns
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

Canadian Judge Who Told Assault Survivor to 'Keep Your Knees Together' Resigns

Justice Robin Camp said in a statement released by his lawyer that he would resign effective from Friday. Four of the 23 judges on the Canadian Judicial Council voted against the motion to remove Camp. The ...More..

by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

Obsessed Taylor Swift fan arrested for stalking

The crazed fan is a 29-year-old named Mohammed Jaffar , and this really freaked out Taylor. His posts seemed to get more brazen in February though. Alleged incidents include a February 6 attempt to gain access...More..

Radioactive Fukushima boars culled to clear way for returning residents
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

Radioactive Fukushima boars culled to clear way for returning residents

Many towns in the Fukushima area have been left empty over the last six years, which allowed the boars to enter the towns from nearby hills and forests. Since 2014, the number of boars killed has grown from 3,0...More..

What Happened To Ciara? The Singer Was Involved In A Car Accident
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

What Happened To Ciara? The Singer Was Involved In A Car Accident

No word yet on whether or not the baby is okay, but if Ciara was walking around and talking on her phone then we think it's safe to assume the baby is doing okay. The former couple were engaged but split in...More..

European Union summit to focus on economy, security, migration, Western Balkans: Tusk
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

European Union summit to focus on economy, security, migration, Western Balkans: Tusk

The EU leaders will also discuss economy, defence, and unrest in the Balkans on the first day of the summit Thursday, and then on Friday, without Britain's Theresa May, they will look at preparations for the Ro...More..

Cruise ship gets too close for comfort for Florida homeowners
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Cruise ship gets too close for comfort for Florida homeowners

No". "No! Stop!" his wife, Yasmine, yelled at the cruise ship. "I looked up and all I could see was the bow of the vessel, and it was towering over the house", Bill Todhunter said. And, I'm anxious about ...More..

Seoul on high alert ahead of Park ruling
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Seoul on high alert ahead of Park ruling

Park has said she is not guilty, never benefited from her office and was unaware of any illegal activities allegedly done by friends or subordinates. If her removal is upheld, Park would become the first-ever...More..

Vulto Creamery Recalls All Soft, Wash-Rind Raw Milk Cheeses
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Vulto Creamery Recalls All Soft, Wash-Rind Raw Milk Cheeses

CDC recommends that consumers do not eat, restaurants do not serve, and retailers do not sell recalled soft raw milk cheeses made by Vulto Creamery . Vulto Creamery began contacting customers on March 3 to ret...More..

Trump nominates former Jones Day partner Noel Francisco for solicitor general
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Trump nominates former Jones Day partner Noel Francisco for solicitor general

Fil-Am Noel Francisco has been serving the said post in an acting capacity. He had previously worked at the Jones Day global law firm, the largest in the U.S. Though not well known to the public, it's a cove...More..

Boeing rolls out first 737 MAX 9 in Renton
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Boeing rolls out first 737 MAX 9 in Renton

System checks, fueling, and engine runs are up next, and the inaugural test flight is expected to happen in just a few weeks. Boeing said Thursday it received FAA type certification for the narrowbody passeng...More..

DTE Gives Updates on Power Outages, Downed Wires
by | Friday, March 10, 2017

DTE Gives Updates on Power Outages, Downed Wires

He says power should be restored to the Grand Rapids area by Thursday night and other areas in West Michigan by Saturday. "All of our focus right now is securing downed power lines and keeping the public safe...More..

USMNT learns Group B schedule for 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup
by | Thursday, March 09, 2017

USMNT learns Group B schedule for 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup

Toyota Stadium hosts the Group A finale on Friday, July 14. The complete draw brings Costa Rica, Canada, and French Guiana to Toyota Stadium. Following the opening match, the USA will go on to play Martinique...More..

Shiv Sena's Vishwanath Mahadeshwar is new Mumbai mayor
by | Thursday, March 09, 2017

Shiv Sena's Vishwanath Mahadeshwar is new Mumbai mayor

The mayoral election was expected to be a tight contest between Shiv Sena and BJP, as the two parties finished neck and neck in the recently concluded BMC polls. Independent corporator Mumtaz Rahabar Khan from ...More..

ISIS gunmen dressed as doctors kill at least 30 at Afghan hospital
by | Thursday, March 09, 2017

ISIS gunmen dressed as doctors kill at least 30 at Afghan hospital

At least two other loud explosions - including one that the defence ministry said was a vehicle bomb in the hospital's parking lot - were heard as Afghan special forces launched a clearance operation that las...More..

by | Thursday, March 09, 2017

Turkey, Russia, US Military Chiefs Weigh Anti-IS Measures

As the outside powers fighting in Syria step up the fight to crush Islamic State, the battle is laying bare their often-conflicting loyalties. Moscow confirmed the meeting, with the Defense Ministry saying in...More..

'Logan' claws way to top of box office
by | Wednesday, March 08, 2017

'Logan' claws way to top of box office

Set in the near future, it follows Wolverine and an ailing Professor X (Patrick Stewart), who leaving their hiding place on the Mexican border to help a young mutant (Dafne Keen). Every down moment is one wher...More..

It Happened Here: Mittleman Jewish Community Center Receives Bomb Threat
by | Wednesday, March 08, 2017

It Happened Here: Mittleman Jewish Community Center Receives Bomb Threat

USA authorities said they were examining more than 100 threats made against Jewish community centers by phone this year, which appear unrelated to the Thompson allegations. A man was arrested last week for ma...More..