Trump VA pick plans to fight for confirmation

And Jackson's comments came before Trump appeared at a White House news conference and hinted that Jackson could withdraw his nomination. Asked about allegations of Jackson's drinking while on official travel, one former White House Medical Unit st... More..

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Israel cancels plan to deport African asylum seekers
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Israel cancels plan to deport African asylum seekers

The plan to deport thousands of mostly Eritrean and Sudanese men to a third country against their will has been in the works for months, and though the immigration authority will continue to find options to dep...More..

Indian president signs ordinance awarding death penalty for child rape
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Indian president signs ordinance awarding death penalty for child rape

Endorsed by 111 signatories, the panel urged Members of Parliament to reconsider the decision on death penalty as a punishment for "girl child rape" in the name of "child protection" when the ordinance is pre...More..

Suspects in killing of Hamas engineer still in Malaysia, police say
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Suspects in killing of Hamas engineer still in Malaysia, police say

Malaysian forensic police collect evidence in the area, where a Palestinian scientist was assassinated in Kuala Lumpur on April 21, 2018. He was hit 14 times. "The engineer Fadi Mohammed al-Batsh". Malaysia...More..

What we know about the alleged driver in deadly Toronto van attack
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

What we know about the alleged driver in deadly Toronto van attack

Minassian is charged with using a rented van to kill 10 people in a crowded area of Toronto. The company called the attack "a bad tragedy and our hearts go out to the people who have been affected". - Just ...More..

Developer of App That Harvested Facebook Data Says It Didn't Prove Useful
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Developer of App That Harvested Facebook Data Says It Didn't Prove Useful

The Cambridge boffin behind mass slurp of Facebook users' information has said the social network is in "PR crisis mode" - as Cambridge Analytica has enacted a crisis management of its own. This is a lot more...More..

Republican Debbie Lesko wins in Arizona special election — CNN Projects
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Republican Debbie Lesko wins in Arizona special election — CNN Projects

Lesko has 53 percent of the vote while Tipirneni has 47 percent in the early counting, according to the Arizona Secretary of State's Office . They are looking to fill out the term of former Rep. Republican D...More..

Judge holds new hearing over sick toddler Alfie Evans
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Judge holds new hearing over sick toddler Alfie Evans

An air ambulance waited outside of the hospital to transport Alfie Evans to an Italian hospital to receive treatment, but a group of police were stationed outside of the boy's room to prevent him from...More..

New Facebook guidelines detail content usage
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

New Facebook guidelines detail content usage

If you're still on it, we suggest you just be careful and try to make things more private and secure. Facebook should also be a place where people can express their opinions freely, even if some people might fi...More..

Leeds United announce Myanmar tour
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Leeds United announce Myanmar tour

The FCO also warns that "terrorists are likely to try to carry out attacks". Leeds United have said more information on travelling to Myanmar will be released shortly and told supporters to wait for furthe...More..

Trump Floats Making Border Security a Condition for NAFTA Agreement
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Trump Floats Making Border Security a Condition for NAFTA Agreement

Trump denounced these laws, which he said were " inspired by Democrats ", as "bad and one-sided". 'It is a disgrace. The first hundred or so Central American migrants from a caravan that infuriated Pres...More..

by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Karnataka Assembly election: Siddaramaiah files nomination from Badami

However, differences have surfaced in the Lingayat and its sub-group Lingayat Veerashaivas over the issue and the party can not be completely sure of their united support. Among those who filed nominations on...More..

Differences shouldn't lead to disputes in India-China ties: Nirmala Sitharaman
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Differences shouldn't lead to disputes in India-China ties: Nirmala Sitharaman

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to attend it. Vice President Wang stressed that Pakistan-China relations were all weather and a model in inter-state relations. By all indications, the two leaders wil...More..

'Very good chance' of a US-China trade deal
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

'Very good chance' of a US-China trade deal

President Donald Trump announced Tuesday that top U.S. trade officials would soon travel to China as Washington and Beijing seek to resolve a trade dispute that has roiled markets and left exporters on edge. ...More..

4 more Naxals killed in Maharashtra
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

4 more Naxals killed in Maharashtra

The Divisional Committee member of the CPM in the area, Nandu, was also killed in this encounter. On Sunday, commandos of the C-60 force got into a firefight with Maoists during which at least 16 Maoists were...More..

Suspect in custody after 2 Dallas police officers shot, critically wounded
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Suspect in custody after 2 Dallas police officers shot, critically wounded

Both officers are in critical condition. The civilian who was shot is a loss-prevention officer for Home Depot , Hall said. The suspect, who was thought to be armed, remained at large last night after a manh...More..

Disgraced FBI Boss's New Book OUTSELLING Clinton, Wolff — COMEY CASHES IN
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Disgraced FBI Boss's New Book OUTSELLING Clinton, Wolff — COMEY CASHES IN

Chozick explained: 'By late February Bill went red in the face on nearly daily conference calls trying to warn Brooklyn (Hillary HQ) that Trump had a shrewd understanding of the angst that so many voters - ...More..

Pompeo Is In, Courtesy Of Rand Paul
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Pompeo Is In, Courtesy Of Rand Paul

Portman, Ohio Republican, said on Fox News. At his confirmation hearing this month, Pompeo said he would work to defend gay rights around the world, to work to rescue the Iran nuclear deal and to revers...More..

Bond revoked for suspect in Waffle House attack
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Bond revoked for suspect in Waffle House attack

Darlene Sustrich, Reinking's former boss, described him as appearing paranoid and delusional at times. That's when a call came from the Federal Bureau of Investigation, saying Reinking had tried to jump the Whi...More..

One killed in West Bengal during panchayat poll nomination filing
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

One killed in West Bengal during panchayat poll nomination filing

The WBSEC's extension of the deadline for filing nominations came hours after its chief Amarendra Kumar Singh held an all-party meeting in the afternoon. Apart from the BJP, the CPI (M), the PDS and the Congres...More..

Asaram case verdict today: Jodhpur turns into fortress
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Asaram case verdict today: Jodhpur turns into fortress

The special court for SC/ST cases will pronounce the verdict in the courtroom in the Jodhpur Central Jail premises where 77-year-old Asaram is now lodged. October 2013: Two complaints of rape filed against ...More..

Bungling cops try to use dead chap's fingers to unlock his smartmobe
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Bungling cops try to use dead chap's fingers to unlock his smartmobe

While you may waive your Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination by using biometric factors like facial or fingerprint recognition to unlock your phone, the same can not be said for passcodes. Samsung'...More..

Iran bans cryptocurrencies as Rial hits all-time low
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Iran bans cryptocurrencies as Rial hits all-time low

The central bank chose to issue the ban in order to prevent money laundering and the transmission of finances for criminal and terror-related purposes. At the time, it told Iranian state media that the "wild fl...More..

Students at Texas middle school asked to list 'positives' of slavery
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Students at Texas middle school asked to list 'positives' of slavery

A parent of one of the students in the class posted the worksheet on Facebook . Also via Facebook, the superintendent of Great Hearts Texas schools, Aaron Kindel , offered a response to the offensive prom...More..

Karnataka polls: Siddaramaiah in delhi for list of candidates
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Karnataka polls: Siddaramaiah in delhi for list of candidates

After the selection committee meeting concluded on Tuesday, a list of candidates began circulating on social media. "Any list regrading the election will be released only after a meeting of the Central electi...More..

After rejection of impeachment motion, Rahul dares Modi to face him in
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

After rejection of impeachment motion, Rahul dares Modi to face him in

Venkaiah Naidu. "What all has to be done to be prime minister, only this is his interest", he said, alleging Modi was afraid to face Parliament on issues like the PNB fraud scam, deportation of Lalit Modi and V...More..

Impeachment notice against CJI is politically motivated, says ASG
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Impeachment notice against CJI is politically motivated, says ASG

We would want the Chief Justice of India to not take any decision with respect to it, be it the listing or anything else. The Congress is organising the "Save Constitution" programme, which the BJP said was...More..

Student injured in Kashmir clashes
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Student injured in Kashmir clashes

Minister for Education , Finance and Labour & Employment, Syed Altaf Bukhari Sunday said all those private tuition centers which offer tuitions upto class 12th will be closed for time being and the decision...More..

European Union calls new trade agreement with Mexico 'very positive' for farmers
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

European Union calls new trade agreement with Mexico 'very positive' for farmers

Additionally, products which will no longer be subject to duties include chocolate, on which tariffs are now up to 30%, and pasta, on which tariffs are now up to 20%. For Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmström, t...More..

Bye, Steve Komphela. Your Resignation Was Overdue, Say Amakhosi Fans
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Bye, Steve Komphela. Your Resignation Was Overdue, Say Amakhosi Fans

On the other hand, the former Mthatha Bush Bucks player revealed that Chiefs must look for a local coach because a foreign mentor will take time to settle down. "We can not allow the situation to continue". "...More..