Italy threat to rip up Eurozone rules shakes European Union powerbrokers

Milan's stock market closed down 2.32 points Wednesday amid fears that after more than two months of political deadlock, Italy was indeed heading to a populist, euroskeptic government. Scrapping the unpopular pension reform would cost 15 billion euro... More..

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Volunteers From Colorado Help Volcano Victims In Hawaii
by | Пятница, Мая 18, 2018

Volunteers From Colorado Help Volcano Victims In Hawaii

Some Big Island residents had feared "the big one" after Kilauea shot anvil-sized "ballistic blocks" into the visitors' vehicle park on Wednesday and was rocked by earthquakes that damaged buildings and cracked...More..

Yanny or Laurel? Trump says, 'I hear covfefe'
by | Пятница, Мая 18, 2018

Yanny or Laurel? Trump says, 'I hear covfefe'

A user wrote,"Does anyone hear both yanny and laurel or is it just me?" White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders drops a "fake news" retort in the video . Vice President Mike Pence has no idea ...More..

Trump says some migrants are 'animals'
by | Пятница, Мая 18, 2018

Trump says some migrants are 'animals'

These are animals, and we're taking them out of the country at a rate that's never happened before", Trump said in regard to MS-13. These aren't people. The forum would coincide with a campaign fundraiser Tru...More..

Europe to exempt its firms from United States sanctions on Iran
by | Пятница, Мая 18, 2018

Europe to exempt its firms from United States sanctions on Iran

On Wednesday, the French oil giant Total said it would have to divest from Iran unless it received an exemption from the American sanctions. Historic deal on Iran's nuclear program from 2015 provides fo...More..

Syria's Assad Meets With Russia's Putin In Sochi
by | Пятница, Мая 18, 2018

Syria's Assad Meets With Russia's Putin In Sochi

Russia's weapons export increased in 2017 in spite of sanctions, Rostec State Corporation CEO has told President Vladimir Putin . Since fighting broke out in Syria in 2011, the Syrian president has traveled ...More..

Israeli air raids target Hamas facility in Gaza, Turkey seeks United Nations motion
by | Пятница, Мая 18, 2018

Israeli air raids target Hamas facility in Gaza, Turkey seeks United Nations motion

Hamas claimed on Wednesday that 50 of the dead were members of the movement. Turkish press was invited to film the spectacle, prompting Israel to again respond. The protests have peaked on Fridays, with the n...More..

US Senate confirms Haspel to be first woman CIA director
by | Пятница, Мая 18, 2018

US Senate confirms Haspel to be first woman CIA director

The tally was 54-45 in her favour in the 100-member chamber, where a simple majority was required for confirmation. Haspel, 61, is a native of Kentucky but grew up around the world as the daughter of an Air F...More..

A New NAFTA Deal Doesn't Seem Close, Despite Deadline
by | Пятница, Мая 18, 2018

A New NAFTA Deal Doesn't Seem Close, Despite Deadline

Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland's spokesman called the deadline a USA issue. David MacNaughton, Canada's ambassador to the USA, said earlier on Thursday that Canadian and American official...More..

Libya Is Not US Model for North Korea
by | Пятница, Мая 18, 2018

Libya Is Not US Model for North Korea

McMaster was an early Trump supporter in the 2016 presidential campaign, formally backing him ahead of South Carolina's first-in-the-South primary. Trump said he was not pursuing the " Libya model" in gett...More..

U.S. driven by self-interest in wanting to block Russian Federation pipeline -German minister
by | Пятница, Мая 18, 2018

U.S. driven by self-interest in wanting to block Russian Federation pipeline -German minister

Sandra Oudkirk , Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Energy Diplomacy, said at a meeting with reporters in Germany that companies involved in the construction of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline may be subj...More..

Hamas says most slain Gaza protesters were its members
by | Пятница, Мая 18, 2018

Hamas says most slain Gaza protesters were its members

Palestinians in the Gaza Strip have been protesting for seven weeks to be able to return to their historic homes they fled in 1948 and which later became part of Israel. The report adds that Hamas leaders wer...More..

European Union top diplomats agree to follow through Iran nuclear deal
by | Четверг, Мая 17, 2018

European Union top diplomats agree to follow through Iran nuclear deal

The EU hopes to convince Iran to continue to respect the landmark nuclear pact. The Europeans have always understood that the economic benefits associated with having the agreement in place - maintaining access...More..

With friends like Trump, who needs enemies: European Union chief
by | Четверг, Мая 17, 2018

With friends like Trump, who needs enemies: European Union chief

Tusk also said that Europe should be grateful for Mr. Trump "because thanks to him, we have got rid of all illusions ". "We realise that if you need a helping hand, you will find one at the end of your arm". "...More..

United Nations has 'collapsed' in the face of Gaza violence, says Turkey's Erdogan
by | Четверг, Мая 17, 2018

United Nations has 'collapsed' in the face of Gaza violence, says Turkey's Erdogan

It has called for an emergency meeting of Islamic nations on Friday. Hours later Israel's Foreign Ministry said the Turkish Consul-General in Jerusalem had been summoned and told to return to Turkey "for co...More..

'Click it or Ticket' campaign underway in Washington
by | Четверг, Мая 17, 2018

'Click it or Ticket' campaign underway in Washington

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, almost half of the passenger vehicle occupants killed in crashes in 2016 were unrestrained. There seems to be a misconception among those who dri...More..

Ramadan Starts on May 17th in Most Muslim Nations
by | Четверг, Мая 17, 2018

Ramadan Starts on May 17th in Most Muslim Nations

Because the celebration will begin late, this will mean Eid Al-Fitr will most likely begin on Friday, June 15 to mark the breaking of the fast. Opposition Leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar urged for Muslims to pr...More..

North Carolina teachers march for more education funding
by | Четверг, Мая 17, 2018

North Carolina teachers march for more education funding

The state recently redrew legislative districts, meaning some that were safely in the hands of Republicans are competitive. NOTE :Thousands of North Carolina teachers are protesting in Raleigh today for high...More..

Sen. Heitkamp to vote for Gina Haspel to lead Central Intelligence Agency
by | Четверг, Мая 17, 2018

Sen. Heitkamp to vote for Gina Haspel to lead Central Intelligence Agency

Among the Democrats who have come out backing Haspel is Virginia Senator Mark Warner, the top ranking Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Committee. It has been nearly three years since McCain led the charge ...More..

2 dead in CT, thousands without power after storms strike
by | Четверг, Мая 17, 2018

2 dead in CT, thousands without power after storms strike

The National Weather Service confirmed a man in Danbury, Connecticut and an 11-year-old girl in Newburgh, New York died Tuesday due to fallen trees. One in Newburgh, New York, where an 11-year-old girl was ki...More..

Following US lead, Guatemala moves embassy to Jerusalem
by | Четверг, Мая 17, 2018

Following US lead, Guatemala moves embassy to Jerusalem

Guatemala is now the second country to move its Israeli embassy back to Jerusalem. The inauguration of the Guatemalan embassy, which was attended by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Guatemalan ...More..

Anwar walks out of hospital a free man
by | Четверг, Мая 17, 2018

Anwar walks out of hospital a free man

His sentence was set to end June 8, but last week's unexpected election win, which ended the National Front's 60-year rule, led to his swift release. Mr Anwar waved to reporters as he was whisked from a hospi...More..

Explosion in California being probed as intentional act
by | Четверг, Мая 17, 2018

Explosion in California being probed as intentional act

The neighbor says Krajnyak and her husband were separated but still living in the same house. The Los Angeles Times , citing two law enforcement sources, reported that investigators believed it may have be...More..

Shooting death of Pa. suspended school teacher ruled a homicide
by | Четверг, Мая 17, 2018

Shooting death of Pa. suspended school teacher ruled a homicide

Others counted between 10 and 12 shots fired. But four months later, DelTondo and her fiance called off the wedding. After not appearing for a hearing, Cherico was ordered by a court to pay the DelTondos $4,6...More..

Nepal's Kami Rita Sherpa climbs Mt Everest for 22nd time
by | Четверг, Мая 17, 2018

Nepal's Kami Rita Sherpa climbs Mt Everest for 22nd time

Kami Rita made it to the peak at 8.30 am on Wednesday, breaking the previous record of 21 ascents set by Apa Sherpa and Phurba Tashi Sherpa of Nepal, both of whom have retired from mountaineering expeditions. T...More..

BROWARD COWARD: Officer Who HID During Shooting Gets $8K/Month Pension
by | Четверг, Мая 17, 2018

BROWARD COWARD: Officer Who HID During Shooting Gets $8K/Month Pension

Former Broward County sheriff's deputy Scot Peterson, the Stoneman Douglas High School resource officer who remained outside as a gunman killed 17 people, has now started collecting a substantial pension, to th...More..

Dixon High School shooting: IL gunman shot by police resource officer
by | Четверг, Мая 17, 2018

Dixon High School shooting: IL gunman shot by police resource officer

A student, allegedly 19-years old, brought a gun at Dixon High School, Illinois on Wednesday. He is now in police custody and is receiving medical treatment. "While removing students from the various classroo...More..

Razak Brimah's Mamelodi Sundowns Set To Face Barcelona In A Friendly Today
by | Четверг, Мая 17, 2018

Razak Brimah's Mamelodi Sundowns Set To Face Barcelona In A Friendly Today

They were received by top officials of Sundowns and scores of football fans who thronged the airport to catch a glimpse of their football idols. Barcelona have sent a near full-strength squad to Africa f...More..

Facebook CEO to meet with European Parliament to talk privacy - company
by | Четверг, Мая 17, 2018

Facebook CEO to meet with European Parliament to talk privacy - company

And several of the USA lawmakers often appeared to fail to grasp the technical details of Facebook's operations and data privacy. At the European Parliament, Zuckerberg will not have to answer any questions...More..

19 killed as under-construction flyover collapses in Varanasi
by | Четверг, Мая 17, 2018

19 killed as under-construction flyover collapses in Varanasi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Tuesday that on the one hand his joy knew no bounds because of the Karnataka win, on the other his heart was weighed down under a heavy burden because several people in his ...More..