The Pope in Ireland

A mural commemorating those who died in church care in Dublin's Temple Bar was replaced with a new mural ahead of Pope Francis' arrival on Saturday . While it is not unusual for the pontiff to meet privately with victims of abuse during an overseas... More..

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Thomas Cook moves 300 Egyptian hotel customers after death of couple
by | Saturday, August 25, 2018

Thomas Cook moves 300 Egyptian hotel customers after death of couple

The "circumstances" of their deaths "are still unclear", it added. Their daughter Kelly Ormerod was holidaying with her parents when Mr Cooper, 69, died in his room. 'There are no indications to support alleg...More..

Alex Salmond has been accused of sexually assaulting two staff members
by | Saturday, August 25, 2018

Alex Salmond has been accused of sexually assaulting two staff members

It is reported they date to his time as first minister, with one alleged incident to have taken place in the first minister's official Edinburgh residence in December 2013. Ms Evans said: "I informed Mr Salmo...More..

Trump administration cuts more than $200 million in Palestinian aid
by | Saturday, August 25, 2018

Trump administration cuts more than $200 million in Palestinian aid

Israel and the Trump administration , have repeatedly demanded that those payments from a so-called "martyrs' fund" be halted because they encourage terrorism. A senior congressional official who was briefed ...More..

United Kingdom warns of red tape, card charges in 'no-deal' Brexit
by | Saturday, August 25, 2018

United Kingdom warns of red tape, card charges in 'no-deal' Brexit

With seven months until Britain leaves the European Union on March 29, negotiations on divorce terms and future trade have bogged down amid infighting within British Prime Minister Theresa May's divided Cons...More..

Pompeo Seeks 'Decisive Action' Against Terrorists In Pakistan
by | Saturday, August 25, 2018

Pompeo Seeks 'Decisive Action' Against Terrorists In Pakistan

In a statement obtained by Reuters , Pakistan's foreign ministry called the usa record of the call "factually incorrect" and asserts that the two men did not discuss militants operating on Pakistani soil, ...More..

China hits back at USA with counter-tariff
by | Saturday, August 25, 2018

China hits back at USA with counter-tariff

Senior U.S. and Chinese trade officials had held meetings in both Beijing and Washington, DC, earlier this year, but those talks came to a halt as tariff tensions gained traction. China's state media has take...More..

South and North Korean families separated by war say tearful goodbyes
by | Saturday, August 25, 2018

South and North Korean families separated by war say tearful goodbyes

What Happened: Neither North Korean leader Kim Jong Un nor South Korean President Moon Jae In will attend the Eastern Economic Forum in Vladivostok from September 11 to 13, Hankyoreh reported August 21. Around...More..

Mandela’s grandson: Trump tweet about South Africa shows ‘total ignorance of reality’
by | Saturday, August 25, 2018

Mandela’s grandson: Trump tweet about South Africa shows ‘total ignorance of reality’

Under Apartheid , black people - the majority of South Africans - were legally unable to own land in most of the country, and faced discrimination nearly everywhere else in their daily lives too. The consp...More..

Hurricane Lane unleashes flooding, landslides as it gets closer to Hawaii
by | Saturday, August 25, 2018

Hurricane Lane unleashes flooding, landslides as it gets closer to Hawaii

Tourists were advised to stay away from a popular attraction on the island of Maui called the Seven Sacred Pools, a scenic cluster of waterfalls and grottos. Although Lane is weakening, rains, and resulting flo...More..

Trump says Mollie Tibbetts' family 'separated' from the slain student
by | Saturday, August 25, 2018

Trump says Mollie Tibbetts' family 'separated' from the slain student

Chuck Grassley acknowledged that some of the most intense opposition has come from his own state's agriculture industry because of its need for workers. Rivera had a quiet, if poor, childhood in Guayabillo, a...More..

Hardline Border Security Advocate Scott Morrison Australia's New PM
by | Saturday, August 25, 2018

Hardline Border Security Advocate Scott Morrison Australia's New PM

Morrison's tenure marks the the sixth prime minister change in Australia in about 11 years, continuing a trend of instability that has marked the country's politics in recent years. He also supports Australia...More..

Trump's false statement about a federal crime officially declared a 'lie'
by | Friday, August 24, 2018

Trump's false statement about a federal crime officially declared a 'lie'

Some Republican lawmakers did speak up this week about the president's cadre of former top aides who have pleaded or been found guilty of crimes. Mr. The interview was full of other little gems, though, like ...More..

Trump Calls Off Pompeo's North Korea Trip
by | Friday, August 24, 2018

Trump Calls Off Pompeo's North Korea Trip

Trump kept open the possibility of a future visit by the nation's top diplomat, writing that: 'Secretary Pompeo looks forward to going to North Korea in the near future, most likely after our Trading relation...More..

by | Friday, August 24, 2018

Schumer: Republicans 'Co-Conspirators' With Trump If Silent on Cohen, Manafort

If U.S. President Donald Trump 's former lawyer and fixer Michael Cohen ends up speaking with special counsel Robert Mueller , he may have some information that would be pertinent to his investigation into ...More..

Scott Morrison is Australia's new prime minister
by | Friday, August 24, 2018

Scott Morrison is Australia's new prime minister

Despite Dutton getting the numbers for a challenge, there is no guarantee he will assume the top job, with Foreign Minister Julie Bishop and Treasurer Scott Morrison - both Turnbull allies - also in the r...More..

by | Friday, August 24, 2018

Trump Suggests Cooperating With Prosecutors Should Be A Crime

Yes, he's convicted in eight major cases but Trump and his campaign has nothing to do with his problems and corruption, therefore, he will not implicate Trump with him and drag him downwards but the president m...More..

Typhoon Cimaron makes landfall in Japan
by | Friday, August 24, 2018

Typhoon Cimaron makes landfall in Japan

She was rushed to a hospital. Britain and Japan cancelled a plan for a simulated amphibious beach assault near Mount Fuji this week that would have been the first joint drill between their troops in Japan...More..

ConCourt Dismisses Chamisa Poll Challenge, Declares Mnangagwa Winner
by | Friday, August 24, 2018

ConCourt Dismisses Chamisa Poll Challenge, Declares Mnangagwa Winner

Police blocked roads around the court, a 19th century British colonial building just opposite Mnangagwa's offices in central Harare. Analysts had widely predicted the court would rule against the Movement for...More..

Kerala floods: Pakistan PM Imran Khan offers assistance
by | Friday, August 24, 2018

Kerala floods: Pakistan PM Imran Khan offers assistance

Dr. Mohammad Faisal, a spokesperson for Pakistan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs, responded on Twitter, asserting that "there was no mention at all in the conversation about terrorists operating in Pakistan". He ...More..

Doctor accused of killing wife and daughter with gas-filled yoga ball
by | Friday, August 24, 2018

Doctor accused of killing wife and daughter with gas-filled yoga ball

Accused of deliberately placing the poisoned ball in the auto, South China Morning Post writes that prosecutors are alleging that while the suspect may have plotted to kill his wife, they conceded that he ma...More..

Trump, Obstructing Justice Again, Asked Lawyers About Manafort Pardon
by | Friday, August 24, 2018

Trump, Obstructing Justice Again, Asked Lawyers About Manafort Pardon

Manafort guilty was hard for me". "I thought that the public, America, needed to know how close this was and the evidence was overwhelming", she said. The Washington Post reported Thursday that Trump's l...More..

Reality Winner Sentenced To 5 Years, 3 Months For Leaking Classified Info
by | Friday, August 24, 2018

Reality Winner Sentenced To 5 Years, 3 Months For Leaking Classified Info

District Court Judge J. Randal Hall in Augusta, Georgia . They said that in the months before she leaked the report , Ms. Winner had downloaded software that would help her hide her web searches and communi...More..

Sessions hits back at Trump, says Justice won't be influenced
by | Friday, August 24, 2018

Sessions hits back at Trump, says Justice won't be influenced

Sessions, who rarely responds to the many criticisms the president has made about him in the past year, said he "will not be improperly influenced by political considerations". Sessions was at the White Ho...More..

DNC Contacts FBI After Its Voter Database Comes Under Attack
by | Friday, August 24, 2018

DNC Contacts FBI After Its Voter Database Comes Under Attack

The cybersecurity firm that first found the fake page, Lookout , does not work for the DNC, but itimmediately reached out to the party upon discovering the hacking attempt. The party official said it's not cle...More..

China expects to wean away Taiwan's last Africa ally soon
by | Friday, August 24, 2018

China expects to wean away Taiwan's last Africa ally soon

He said El Salvador had been continuously asking for "massive funding support" since past year for a port development, but Taiwan was unable to assist with the "unsuitable project" after assessment. headquarter...More..

British aid worker temporarily released from Iran jail
by | Friday, August 24, 2018

British aid worker temporarily released from Iran jail

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, the British woman in prison in Iran, has been reunited with her daughter during a three day release. Zaghari-Ratcliffe was warned not to attempt to leave the country while on tempor...More..

Trump administration 'considers funding guns in schools'
by | Friday, August 24, 2018

Trump administration 'considers funding guns in schools'

Specifically, the department is considering authorizing states to use funds from " Student Support and Academic Enrichment " grants. Democratic Senator Chris Murphy of CT responded to these reports on Thursda...More..

Iran says Israel, US will be targeted if Washington attacks
by | Thursday, August 23, 2018

Iran says Israel, US will be targeted if Washington attacks

However, in a follow-up tweet , Gendelman wrote , "I immediately noticed that this is a very old American war plane (it was manufactured in the '50s)". US President Donald Trump withdrew the US in May from a...More..

Facebook and Twitter trace fake accounts linked to Russian Federation and Iran
by | Thursday, August 23, 2018

Facebook and Twitter trace fake accounts linked to Russian Federation and Iran

Facebook said the coordinated campaigns originating in Iran included 254 Facebook pages and 116 Instagram accounts that amassed more than 1 million followers across the two services. "It's significant in that i...More..