School children feared dead after Lagos building collapses

The building housed a school with about 100 pupils, they added. Images are coming in from the scene of a building collapse at the Itafaji area of Lagos Island . Prince Adams, who lives in the area, told Punch Nigeria: 'It is awful. Emergency a... More..

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UK Parliament votes against Theresa May's Brexit deal 242-391
by | Wednesday, March 13, 2019

UK Parliament votes against Theresa May's Brexit deal 242-391

Amid speculation about how long she can survive in Downing Street, the Prime Minister's aides insisted she had not considered resigning. Labour MPs were previously whipped to oppose a no deal Brexit in Ja...More..

Mother’s boyfriend charged in killing of girl found in bag
by | Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Mother’s boyfriend charged in killing of girl found in bag

Jones told KTLA there were questions to be answered about how his daughter ended up with her Graham, given that she is a registered sex offender . I just want justice, ' he added. County workers clearing...More..

World Wide Web turns 30 years old
by | Wednesday, March 13, 2019

World Wide Web turns 30 years old

When the picture was uploaded, it made history as the first image ever shared on the Web. "The privileged of the world benefit from the Web but over 50 percent of the population in the world can not", Jorge ...More..

by | Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Mammoths may come back, and we’ll have mice to thank for that

Researchers from Japan and Russian Federation observed biological activity when they transplanted cell nuclei from a woolly mammoth from the Siberian permafrost into the eggs of mice, moving a step closer t...More..

Greek man who missed Ethiopian Airlines flight shares emotional post
by | Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Greek man who missed Ethiopian Airlines flight shares emotional post

Mavropoulos said he was rebooked to Nairobi, where the flight was headed, but a few hours later while he was waiting for the plane, security stopped him to speak to him. China , Indonesia, Malaysia, Australia, ...More..

California governor Gavin Newsom to halt death row executions
by | Wednesday, March 13, 2019

California governor Gavin Newsom to halt death row executions

There are now 737 people on death row in California, making it the state with the largest death row population in the US -one in four people sentenced to the death penalty in the country are sentenced in Ca...More..

Israeli Police Scuffles with Muslims at Jerusalem's al-Aqsa Compound
by | Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Israeli Police Scuffles with Muslims at Jerusalem's al-Aqsa Compound

Monday's incident comes a day after Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan vowed that there will be "no second mosque on the Temple Mount" and that "God willing" Jews will be able to pray there freely in the ne...More..

by | Wednesday, March 13, 2019

EU Tells May To Provide 'Credible Justification' For Delaying Brexit

If Mrs May won the election, it would give her the political mandate for her deal. He said a no-deal Brexit now had to be "taken off the table" - and Labour would continue to push its alternative Brexit propo...More..

Book reveals how Trump used Tom Brady to insult son-in-law Jared Kushner
by | Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Book reveals how Trump used Tom Brady to insult son-in-law Jared Kushner

The book, the Times reported , said that in his meeting with Ivanka Trump , Cohn was "shocked" by her reaction to his concerns and that she told him of her father's comments, "That's not what he said". The ...More..

Vietnam asks Malaysia to free woman accused of Kim Jong Nam's poisoning
by | Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Vietnam asks Malaysia to free woman accused of Kim Jong Nam's poisoning

Huong's lawyers have now asked the attorney-general to withdraw her murder charge, and prosecutors may on Thursday inform the Shah Alam High Court, outside Kuala Lumpur , whether the application has been succe...More..

Taliban's Qatar Talks End With Agreements
by | Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Taliban's Qatar Talks End With Agreements

Taliban said the sixth round of talks would be held later, most probably in April. United States and Taliban negotiators wrapped up their latest round of marathon peace talks on Tuesday with "real strides" ...More..

by | Wednesday, March 13, 2019

South Korea warns North Korea not to use nuclear threats

In this photo provided by the North Korean government, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un casts his vote at a polling center at Pyongyang's Kim Chaek University of Technology in Pyongyang, North Korea, Sunday,...More..

Pence Met Privately With GOP Senators To Thwart Senate Defeat On Emergency
by | Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Pence Met Privately With GOP Senators To Thwart Senate Defeat On Emergency

Bossie told ABC News' "The Investigation" podcast. "We talk to a number of members every single day, certainly at the presidential and the staff level, and we're going to continue to engage with them in this ...More..

Stephen Colbert and Jimmy Kimmel Do EXACT Same Mitt Romney Twinkie Joke
by | Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Stephen Colbert and Jimmy Kimmel Do EXACT Same Mitt Romney Twinkie Joke

Romney, who once wanted to be President of the United States, apparently doesn't know how to blow out candles on a birthday cake. On Tuesday night's respective editions of CBS' The Late Show with Stephen C...More..

Venezuela shuts schools, businesses as blackout enters second day
by | Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Venezuela shuts schools, businesses as blackout enters second day

These photos capture the mood in Venezuela at night throughout the lengthy blackout. Mr Guaido was speaking from the back of a pick-up truck after security services prevented the opposition from setting up ...More..

Australian Cardinal George Pell jailed six years for abusing boys
by | Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Australian Cardinal George Pell jailed six years for abusing boys

Australian Cardinal George Pell was sentenced to six years in prison on Wednesday for molesting two choir boys in Melbourne in 1996. "Both victims were visibly and audibly distressed during this offendi...More..

Adam Schiff: Evidence available already shows that Trump should be indicted
by | Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Adam Schiff: Evidence available already shows that Trump should be indicted

On Monday, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders claimed she did not know about the checks that Trump wrote to Cohen repaying him for buying the silence of pornographic actress Stormy Daniels , ...More..

I purposely called Apple CEO Tim Cook 'Tim Apple'
by | Wednesday, March 13, 2019

I purposely called Apple CEO Tim Cook 'Tim Apple'

There's really no use denying something that has been captured on video. At this point, Trump is in the middle of his very own "reality distortion field", and whether something did or did not happen is irreleva...More..

New app helps locate
by | Wednesday, March 13, 2019

New app helps locate "Trump-friendly" businesses

Users can review the local businesses and restaurants, it's just four quick questions, yes-or-no questions. "There's sort of a general unease among conservatives, and we want to make sure that everyone's safe o...More..

Trump Budget Sees $1 Trillion Deficits for Next Four Years
by | Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Trump Budget Sees $1 Trillion Deficits for Next Four Years

Following the rejection of his wall funding demand, Trump declared the border was a national emergency - a move opposed by Democrats and some Republicans - and redirected $601 million in Treasury Department f...More..

New IRA admit responsibility for letter bombs sent to London and Glasgow
by | Tuesday, March 12, 2019

New IRA admit responsibility for letter bombs sent to London and Glasgow

The Met police said in a statement: "The Metropolitan Police and Police Scotland are aware of the claim of responsibility for the devices that were received at three buildings in London and at the Univers...More..

Texas woman killed after ‘large rock’ tossed off overpass crashes through windshield
by | Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Texas woman killed after ‘large rock’ tossed off overpass crashes through windshield

Keila Ruby Flores and her family were approaching this overpass on Interstate 35 when someone threw a rock onto the highway below, striking their auto, say police. An autopsy has been ordered. "An explosion j...More..

NY AG Office Files Subpoenas Seeking Trump Organization's Records
by | Tuesday, March 12, 2019

NY AG Office Files Subpoenas Seeking Trump Organization's Records

During Michael Cohen's testimony to Congress almost two weeks ago, the former "fixer" of President Donald Trump revealed several possible financial crimes that have sparked an investigation by the NY attorn...More..

Asaduddin Owaisi Rejects Concerns, Says Ramzan
by | Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Asaduddin Owaisi Rejects Concerns, Says Ramzan "Will Lead To More Voting"

We don't want to say anything against them. In effect, the state, which has 42 seats, will be voting in each phase of the Lok Sabha election. He said that the ECI should have kept the religious obligation of ...More..

Sanders Dodges Question On Dems Hating Jews, Snaps At Reporter
by | Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Sanders Dodges Question On Dems Hating Jews, Snaps At Reporter

White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders takes questions from the media outside the West Wing at the White House on March 6, 2019 in Washington, DC. "I'm trying to answer", Sanders snapped. Certainl...More..

Sudan's parliament cuts state of emergency to six months
by | Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Sudan's parliament cuts state of emergency to six months

Activists and rights groups have regularly complained about Sudan's selective application of Islamic sharia law, with hundreds of women sentenced to flogging under a controversial public order law. The footage ...More..

Germany faces losing USA intelligence if it uses Huawei equipment
by | Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Germany faces losing USA intelligence if it uses Huawei equipment

Germany can forget about getting as much intelligence from U.S. spooks as it now does if it allows Chinese telecoms to build 5G infrastructure, a letter from the American ambassador in Berlin has reportedly war...More..

A Time Change: Trump Backs Permanent Daylight Saving
by | Tuesday, March 12, 2019

A Time Change: Trump Backs Permanent Daylight Saving

Last year, Florida became the first state to approve moving to year-round DST, and California may soon follow suit after voters there approved a proposition to adopt permanent DST in the 2018 midterm elections....More..

United States pulls remaining diplomats out of Venezuelan embassies as crisis worsens
by | Tuesday, March 12, 2019

United States pulls remaining diplomats out of Venezuelan embassies as crisis worsens

Guiadó has called the deaths murders carried out by the Maduro regime. "They are being questioned", Maduro said in his address to the Venezuelan people. He added: "The electric war announced and directed by U...More..