White powder sent to United Kingdom parliament found to be non-harmful

The discovery comes just a day after Donald Trump Jr's wife Vanessa was rushed to hospital in NY after opening a letter with white powder inside. The incident comes just a day after Donald Trump Jr.'s wife and two others were taken to a hospital af... More..

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Less plastic in Buckingham Palace: Queen
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Less plastic in Buckingham Palace: Queen

Buckingham Palace has said the royal household has a "strong desire to tackle the issue" and would do so by cutting back plastics, such as straws and plastic bottles. Whilst some plastic is necessary and usef...More..

United Airlines plane flying without engine cover, lands safely
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

United Airlines plane flying without engine cover, lands safely

In this photo, a United Airlines flight is pictured taking off from San Francisco International Airport as it travels to Honolulu, Hawaii, Nov. 7, 2017. Falaschi said the pilots and flight crew "did a gre...More..

Veteran Chicago police officer fatally shot in busy Loop area
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Veteran Chicago police officer fatally shot in busy Loop area

The shooting occurred at the Thompson Centre, a building in downtown Chicago that hosts government offices. "It's a hard day for us, but we'll get through it", Johnson told the Chicago Tribune . She told the...More..

Obamas' official portraits revealed at the Smithsonian
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Obamas' official portraits revealed at the Smithsonian

The former president gave the two artists high marks. Philip Kennicott , the Pulitzer Prize-winning art critic for The Washington Post , wrote that "The first lady inhabits a world of calm, clarity and W...More..

South Africa's ruling party urges President Zuma to resign amid corruption scandals
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

South Africa's ruling party urges President Zuma to resign amid corruption scandals

The African National Congress has tried for weeks to get Zuma, whose term expires next year, to resign and cede the country's leadership either to Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa , who was selected in Dece...More..

Macron: France will 'strike' if proven Syria using chemical arms
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Macron: France will 'strike' if proven Syria using chemical arms

According to the report, Russian Federation has used its power of veto five times in favour of the regime, in respect of the chemical weapons file - three times in less than a month to stop the expansion of the...More..

Intelligence Chiefs: Russia intends to keep meddling in U.S. elections
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Intelligence Chiefs: Russia intends to keep meddling in U.S. elections

Investigators have found an adversary in the President, who has cast doubt on the notion that Russian Federation sought to influence the election in his favour, claiming it's a made-up excuse by the Democrats t...More..

Iraq's reconstruction and the challenges ahead
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Iraq's reconstruction and the challenges ahead

It will cost nearly $90bn (£65.1bn) to rebuild war-torn Iraq after three years of bitter fighting with Islamic State (Isis). Speaking in Kuwait at a gathering of the 74-member coalition to defeat ISIS, Till...More..

Trump's lawyer says he paid Stormy Daniels from his own pocket
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Trump's lawyer says he paid Stormy Daniels from his own pocket

During an appearance on the " Jimmy Kimmel Live!" show last month , Daniels denied having an affair with Trump saying, "I do not know where it came from". In January , the Wall Street Journal reported t...More..

Trump Tells Lawmakers He's Mulling Limits on Imported Steel
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Trump Tells Lawmakers He's Mulling Limits on Imported Steel

The commerce ministry said it had found dumping of styrene imports from the US, Taiwan and South Korea, in an initial ruling during a continuing trade investigation into the chemical. Senator Rob Portman, an Oh...More..

Cyclone destroys Parliament House, homes on Tonga, Fiji next
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Cyclone destroys Parliament House, homes on Tonga, Fiji next

Gita was the worst cyclone to pass so close to Tonga's main islands in six decades, and is expected to hit Fiji's Lau Islands by midday Tuesday. Disaster officials in the Pacific country of Tonga are des...More..

Princess Mary of Denmark's Father-In-Law Prince Henrik Has Died
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Princess Mary of Denmark's Father-In-Law Prince Henrik Has Died

His family was left anxious when he publicly said he no longer wanted to be buried alongside his wife, Queen Margrethe. The controversy took on a new dimension last August when the prince declared that he wou...More..

Russia Plans To Help Syria Rebuild Devastated Oil, Power Industries
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Russia Plans To Help Syria Rebuild Devastated Oil, Power Industries

But so far, this hasn't become an worldwide incident because of one key word in that description: "citizens". Some of those Russians killed were said to be mercenaries for the secretive Russian private mi...More..

Seaside Park Bomber Sentenced to Multiple Life Terms
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Seaside Park Bomber Sentenced to Multiple Life Terms

Rahimi is scheduled to be sentenced on Tuesday by a federal judge in Manhattan. He said he considered Rahimi to be a danger to the community, citing the "hostile and threatening " nature of the bombings and t...More..

Tensions Escalate In Middle East With Israel-Iran Drone Standoff
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Tensions Escalate In Middle East With Israel-Iran Drone Standoff

Israeli forces then launched a second wave of attacks. Russian Federation apparently intervened to prevent additional escalation. Nor, contra to what The Post's language implied, is Israel alone in assert...More..

Omarosa 'Offered' Piers Morgan Sex to Win 'Celebrity Apprentice,' He Claims
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Omarosa 'Offered' Piers Morgan Sex to Win 'Celebrity Apprentice,' He Claims

He's a numbers guy. But he thinks Jesus tells him to say things. Second of all, this means that Mike Pence's policies as Vice President or potentially what he could do if Donald Trump is removed from offi...More..

Food bank says proposed SNAP changes would make program more expensive
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Food bank says proposed SNAP changes would make program more expensive

It says: "States will be given substantial flexibility to distribute these food benefits to participants". "The section in the president's 2019 budget entitled 'Reforming the Supplemental Nutrition Assi...More..

Amid Olympic Détente, Pence Snubs North Koreans In Visit To Pyeongchang
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Amid Olympic Détente, Pence Snubs North Koreans In Visit To Pyeongchang

South Korea says North Korea has withdrawn a request that the South provide fuel to a North Korean ferry that transported more than a 100 artists for performances marking the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics . ...More..

South Africa's ANC official urges patience during Zuma exit talks
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

South Africa's ANC official urges patience during Zuma exit talks

The Nelson Mandela Foundation this week said the president should resign "sooner rather than later" and the foundation of Nobel laureate and former archbishop Desmond Tutu past year posted a scathing tweet in...More..

South Korea's Moon hosts talks with North Korean leader's sister
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

South Korea's Moon hosts talks with North Korean leader's sister

And while Moon could not miss the chance to "lower the temperature in the room" by engaging with Kim during her visit for the Olympics, her public relations blitz could subject the South Korean president to cri...More..

'Parties must unite to push for Andhra special status'
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

'Parties must unite to push for Andhra special status'

Earlier, TDP supremo Chandrababu Naidu blasted the central government for "neglecting" Andhra Pradesh in the Union Budget 2018-19. The BJP hit back and challenged the TDP to prove if the facts and figures l...More..

Family sues Starbucks after 2-year-old girl allegedly drinks barista's blood
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Family sues Starbucks after 2-year-old girl allegedly drinks barista's blood

It wasn't until they returned home with their drinks that they realised something was amiss. She said that the cups had a "strong metallic smell". A customer service representative at the corporate office s...More..

'Unprovoked Attack' Results in US Military Killing 100 Syrian Soldiers
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

'Unprovoked Attack' Results in US Military Killing 100 Syrian Soldiers

Central Command . The Syrian government on Thursday blasted deadly US-led coalition air strikes on pro-regime forces in the country's east as a "war crime". The offensive was described by US Army Col. Thomas ...More..

In tit for tat, BJP slams Rahul's silence on Mahadayi issue
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

In tit for tat, BJP slams Rahul's silence on Mahadayi issue

However, BJP in its reply to Rahul Gandhi's allegation has repeatedly said that making all the information regarding the defence deal was not in favour of the national security. Responding to Gandhi's jibe, t...More..

Miami Catholic School Teacher Fired For Marrying Same-Sex Partner
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Miami Catholic School Teacher Fired For Marrying Same-Sex Partner

Miami Archdiocese spokeswoman Mary Ross Agosta confirmed Morffi lost her job, but only advised that she "violated her contract". For Morffi, who couldn't be reached for comment, the firing was the result of ...More..

Oxfam told to show 'moral leadership' or lose government funds
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Oxfam told to show 'moral leadership' or lose government funds

Oxfam lied and failed in its "moral leadership" in the wake of allegations of sexual misconduct by aid workers, the International Development Secretary has said. The worldwide development secretary is meeting t...More..

Egypt's Military Touts Anti-Terror Operation With Top-Line Weapons, Boats
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Egypt's Military Touts Anti-Terror Operation With Top-Line Weapons, Boats

Twenty militants were arrested on Sunday by paramilitary Frontier Corps in an intelligence-based military operation in Pakistan's Balochistan province. In a Facebook posting on his account, Sisi wrote: "I fol...More..

Does Arsenal's Lacazette deserve some credit for his short cameo v Spurs?
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Does Arsenal's Lacazette deserve some credit for his short cameo v Spurs?

Arsenal are now a massive 10/1 to finish in the top-four and their quest to return to the top-ranks of the Premier League look over for another season. We contained them to very little. That soon changed w...More..

Another White House staffer resigns amid domestic abuse allegations
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Another White House staffer resigns amid domestic abuse allegations

Responding to a Facebook message Friday evening, Sorensen called his former wife "creative" and later emailed a lengthy statement disputing her account. Ms Corbett contacted the Post before the allegations...More..