One held after four injured in drive-by shooting in Italy

The suspect, Luca Traini, ran unsuccessfully with the anti-migrant Northern League party in a local election a year ago, and previously had been associated with the neo-fascist Forza Nuova and Casa Pound. " The left has blood on its hands ", Northern... More..

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Three Turkish soldiers killed in attacks in Syria's Afrin, Turkey's Kilis
by | Sunday, February 04, 2018

Three Turkish soldiers killed in attacks in Syria's Afrin, Turkey's Kilis

Ankara has labeled both "terrorists" over alleged ties with the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) and its civilian umbrella Group of Communities in Kurdistan (KCK). "We want to sound the alarm because the Kurds in...More..

Trudeau says Canada is ready if Trump nixes NAFTA
by | Sunday, February 04, 2018

Trudeau says Canada is ready if Trump nixes NAFTA

We estimate that, if NAFTA is terminated and most-favored nation (MFN) duties are re-imposed for USA trade with Canada and Mexico, the level of USA real output would fall 0.6 percent below levels that would p...More..

Should Congress pass a bill to protect Robert Mueller?
by | Sunday, February 04, 2018

Should Congress pass a bill to protect Robert Mueller?

With his dire warning, Graham may have been intending to send a message to Trump that there would be serious repercussions if Trump does dispatch the special counsel. 'When [Mueller] found two Federal Bureau ...More..

Man charged with conspiracy for allegedly selling Vegas shooter armor-piercing ammo
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Man charged with conspiracy for allegedly selling Vegas shooter armor-piercing ammo

Stephen Paddock , the Las Vegas gunman, is believed to have purchased those bullets from Haig. Haig claimed that he and Paddock met at a gun show in Phoenix a month before the shooting . Mourners in Las Veg...More..

Iran arrests 29 women for not wearing hijab in protests
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Iran arrests 29 women for not wearing hijab in protests

Citing the Tehran Police, the hard-line Tasnim news agency said on Friday that in recent days, "29 people who were deceived by the propaganda of a campaign named White Wednesdays to remove their hijab were ar...More..

Kenya defies court order allowing muzzled TV stations to broadcast
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Kenya defies court order allowing muzzled TV stations to broadcast

The government through the Communications Authority of Kenya shut down KTN, NTV and Citizen stations on Tuesday over broadcasting symbolic swearing-in of opposition leader Raila Odinga as the people's preside...More..

Politicians on Amtrak train which hit truck
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Politicians on Amtrak train which hit truck

Congressman Tom Rice (SC - 7th District) was also on the train and is uninjured. He also said Time Disposal has had two reported crashes. "I am safe and was not on board the train in West Virginia". He sa...More..

Polar bears could face extinction faster than thought
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Polar bears could face extinction faster than thought

Biologists at the University of California, Santa Cruz, monitored the behaviour, hunting success and metabolic rates of adult female polar bears without cubs as they hunted for prey on the sea ice of the Beaufo...More..

Victims' Father Tries to Attack Larry Nassar at Sentencing Hearing
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Victims' Father Tries to Attack Larry Nassar at Sentencing Hearing

Margrave was also escorted out in handcuffs . "Well I'm going to have to", Margraves responded , and he launched into a sprint at Nassar. He continued to fight with them, screaming, "Let me have that so...More..

Pentagon pushes for new, low-yield nuclear weapons
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Pentagon pushes for new, low-yield nuclear weapons

Last year Pyongyang conducted three tests of intercontinental ballistic missiles capable of reaching the mainland USA, as well as its sixth nuclear weapons test. "The potential threat of non-state actors gett...More..

Holocaust speech: Using term 'Polish death camp' could land you in prison
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Holocaust speech: Using term 'Polish death camp' could land you in prison

The bill has already sparked a diplomatic dispute with Israel and drawn calls from the United States for a reconsideration. A recent commentator on the state-run TVP station had made the ironic statement ...More..

New events coming to CMU for Black History Month
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

New events coming to CMU for Black History Month

Woodson, however, had a strong interest in education. The financial realities of their situation however meant that Carter frequently had to miss school to help out on the family farm. In February of 1976, Pr...More..

Man found guilty of fatal London mosque attack
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Man found guilty of fatal London mosque attack

According to Scotland Yard, it took just a matter of weeks for the 48-year-old's mindset to be transformed into a killer as he made a decision to hire a van and drive it to London in search of Muslims to atta...More..

Manchin: Pence needs to 'show better leadership qualities'
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Manchin: Pence needs to 'show better leadership qualities'

Joe Manchin , D-W.Va., opening a salvo against the Democrat on Twitter and emphasizing Manchin's liberal voting record. "And when it comes to that wall we're gonna build on the southern border, Joe said , 'I'm...More..

At least 900 miners trapped underground at Beatrix gold mine
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

At least 900 miners trapped underground at Beatrix gold mine

But mine officials say the workers are not in danger and that food and water have been delivered to them. He said about 65 miners have so far been rescued and all are accounted for. "Lives might already be th...More..

Leaked Whitehall document reveals Brexit could slow United Kingdom growth by 8%
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Leaked Whitehall document reveals Brexit could slow United Kingdom growth by 8%

The former chancellor said the way to take on Jeremy Corbyn's Labour was to put a "sound economic plan forward" but the Prime Minister's decision to take the United Kingdom out of the single market and custom...More..

Trump wants to dramatically slash clean energy research by 72 percent
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Trump wants to dramatically slash clean energy research by 72 percent

It comes as no surprise that Trump is all about pushing fossil fuels - or "beautiful clean coal", as he calls it - but it still feels like a punch to the gut when you hear about his latest move. Congress fended...More..

President's Address to the Nation on the eve of Republic Day
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

President's Address to the Nation on the eve of Republic Day

The city observed a two-minute silence on account of Mahatma Gandhi's 70th death anniversary on Tuesday with government officials, private institutions and even motorists paying tribute between 10.58 a.m. Uni...More..

Irish busker, 12, gives spine-tingling performance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Irish busker, 12, gives spine-tingling performance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show

The Cork native performed a rendition of Adele's " A Million Years Ago " on the hit U.S. chat show yesterday and even got a standing ovation. Allie appeared on The Ray D'Arcy Show on RTÉ Radio 1 on Tues...More..

Kim Jong Nam met United States man before murder
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Kim Jong Nam met United States man before murder

Besides the laptop, Kim Jong Nam's four mobile phones were also sent for forensic analysis. Indonesian Siti Aisyah and Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong allegedly rubbed VX nerve agent on Kim's face at Kuala Lu...More..

Rep. Trey Gowdy says he won't seek re-election
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Rep. Trey Gowdy says he won't seek re-election

The current rankings from the University of Virginia's Center for Politics and the Cook Political Report expect that Republicans will maintain a bare majority in the House. The House Intelligence Committee ...More..

Plea filed in Supreme Court seeking CJI's recusal from Bofors case
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Plea filed in Supreme Court seeking CJI's recusal from Bofors case

It was on these charges that an in-house committee comprising Chief Justice of the Madras High Court Indira Banerjee , Chief Justice of the Sikkim High Court SK Agnihotri and Madhya Pradesh High Court judge ...More..

Tillerson, Mattis Meet with Qatari Officials Amid Tensions in Persian Gulf
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Tillerson, Mattis Meet with Qatari Officials Amid Tensions in Persian Gulf

Tillerson welcomed Qatar stating that "Qatar is a strong partner and a longtime friend of the United States". During the strategic dialogue, Tillerson highlighted many important issues which will be discussed...More..

Arizona congressman: Arrest 'illegal aliens' at State of the Union address
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Arizona congressman: Arrest 'illegal aliens' at State of the Union address

People protected by DACA are in the USA legally and are not subject to arrest simply for being here. Undocumented immigrants brought to the U.S.as minors are known as Dreamers , as they would be protected by...More..

Syria talks agree to set up constitution committee
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Syria talks agree to set up constitution committee

A final statement said the Syrian National Dialogue Congress "affirmed respect and full commitment to the sovereignty, independence and territorial integrity of Syria", according to the state-run Syrian A...More..