DRC blocks internet ahead of protest march in Kinshasa

On Jan. 12, police in the capital fired into the air and used tear gas to disperse people, including ambassadors, attending a mass at Kinshasa's Catholic cathedral to honor protesters killed in clashes with security forces. A group of eight intelle... More..

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Trump's racist 'S-hole' state of mind: Darcy cartoon
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Trump's racist 'S-hole' state of mind: Darcy cartoon

One insider believes the discrepancy may be why some Republican senators are denying having heard the president say " shithole ". After the backlash Trump received for his racist comments about "s***h...More..

Monday forecast: rain likely for afternoon, high 64
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Monday forecast: rain likely for afternoon, high 64

Patchy fog before 8 p.m. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 22 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 33 miles per hour. The showers and thunderstorms will likely last into Tuesday morning, ending around noon. ...More..

Trump's
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Trump's "Ultimatum": Europe in Search of a Nuclear Iran Workaround

But Iran's foreign ministry spokesman on Monday dismissed the suggestion of talks on either issu and said Iran had shown it "would not change course under pressure". We have not had any negotiations about our...More..

Cristiano Ronaldo gets cut, uses phone to check out facial injury
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo gets cut, uses phone to check out facial injury

We never give in, even if we know LaLiga is now extremely hard. The 32-year-old left the field with blood streaming down his face during Los Blancos' win over Deportivo La Coruna after diving for a header...More..

Huge chunk of human waste falls from sky into Indian village
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Huge chunk of human waste falls from sky into Indian village

Waste from planes is held in a tank until the aircraft lands and the tank can only be emptied using an exterior lever. However, the loos can leak while the plane is still in the air, aviation exerts told the...More..

Child Found Safe Following Mother's Death in Custody Transfer
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Child Found Safe Following Mother's Death in Custody Transfer

This comes after police were searching for a murder suspect who fled the scene of a northwest-side shooting in a white Toyota Tundra with "specialty Bronze Star" license plate GH58MH. Online court records show ...More..

Rohingya crisis: Bangladesh delays repatriation of refugees to Myanmar
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Rohingya crisis: Bangladesh delays repatriation of refugees to Myanmar

So while officials maybe finishing off holding camps and confirming who can leave, many in the camp say they will refuse repatriation unless they can return to their old homes. Amid global criticism for alleged...More..

by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Lindsey Graham Slams Trump Aide, Says White House Staff Making Negotiations 'Difficult'

He's been an outlier for years, ' said White House deputy press secretary Hogan Gidley. But mistrust is high between Senate Democrats, who have enough votes to force another shutdown if their immigration de...More..

Mulvaney: Chances of government shutdown are '50-50′
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Mulvaney: Chances of government shutdown are '50-50′

Hannity also argued that the shutdown would be "phony" and that all the "important aspects" of the government will continue and federal employees who are furloughed will be reimbursed. "Due to this obstruct...More..

Two Koreas to march together at Winter Olympics opening ceremony — IOC
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Two Koreas to march together at Winter Olympics opening ceremony — IOC

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has approved a historic proposal for North Korea and South Korea to appear at the opening ceremony under one flag. The IOC has said it wants to be "as flexible as...More..

Gallery: Alexis Sanchez's arrival at United
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Gallery: Alexis Sanchez's arrival at United

Sanchez arrived at Carrington after lunchtime on Sunday to undergo a medical. If not then, Sanchez's first appearance as a United player could be against Arsenal's north London rivals Tottenham at Wembley i...More..

Dylan Adams Expected To Plead Guilty In Hearing on Holly Bobo Murder
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Dylan Adams Expected To Plead Guilty In Hearing on Holly Bobo Murder

Zachary Adams is serving life plus 50 years in prison. He can not appeal these pleas. "This started seven years ago - and they've been waiting for seven years for justice", prosecutor Paul Hagerman commented, a...More..

Trump's America: ICE Deports Doctor Living In US For 40 Years
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Trump's America: ICE Deports Doctor Living In US For 40 Years

The immigration attorney also said that ICE's case is most likely not very solid and could fall apart. leaving Dr. Niec free to remain in the country he's called home for the last four decades, but the proc...More..

Mike Pence brands claims of Donald Trump 'affair' with porn star 'baseless'
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Mike Pence brands claims of Donald Trump 'affair' with porn star 'baseless'

The liberal-leaning watchdog group asks the two agencies to look into whether the $130,000 payment made to, known professionally as Stormy Daniels , through an LLC, originated from the Trump Organization or ...More..

Flu everywhere: NY had worst week ever
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Flu everywhere: NY had worst week ever

Not surprisingly, older adults over age 65 comprised the greatest portion of influenza-related hospitalizations, which rose sharply from previous-week estimates (136.5 per 100,000 versus 98.0 per 100,000, respe...More..

by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Senate Democrats relent, vote to end shutdown; House to follow

But by relenting, the Democrats prompted a backlash from immigration activists and liberal base supporters who wanted them to fight longer and harder for legislation to protect from deportation the 700,000 or s...More..

Five missing in Oklahoma drilling rig explosion
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Five missing in Oklahoma drilling rig explosion

CST about the incident, which occurred at a Red Mountain Energy LLC site just west of Quinton, Pittsburg County Sheriff Chris Morris told the news media during a press conference Monday afternoon. "We are not t...More..

China tops trusted nation's list, India at third place, says survey
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

China tops trusted nation's list, India at third place, says survey

In the report's executive summary, Edelman called it an "ultimate irony" that the USA public's lack of faith is happening at a time when both the stock market and employment rates in the US are at record highs....More..

Cardi B Defends Offset After
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Cardi B Defends Offset After "Queer" Lyric Backlash

Offset made a guest appearance on YFN Lucci's song " Boss Life ", and used the word "queers". "I really hate it because I can not be as real as I want to be because people are so sensitive and I guess that's...More..

Iran 'concerned' by Turkish assault on northern Syria
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Iran 'concerned' by Turkish assault on northern Syria

But said there was now an open-ended commitment by the to remain in parts of to contain Islamic State , and the 's best allies in that fight have been Syrian Kurds who have resisted the control of Presiden...More..

Stephen Miller: the mastermind behind the rescission of DACA
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Stephen Miller: the mastermind behind the rescission of DACA

He also named Trump's chief of staff, John Kelly, as among the president's aides who had complicated the debate, though he called him "a wonderful man". The White House fired back at Graham. "I am not surpris...More..

U.S. will 'never allow' Iran to have a nuclear weapon: Pence
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

U.S. will 'never allow' Iran to have a nuclear weapon: Pence

Trump's decision last month to recognize Jerusalem as the capital and move the embassy ramped up tensions in the region and was condemned by 128 counties - including Britain, France and Germany - in a Unite...More..

Duterte, ASEAN leaders to meet again in India
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Duterte, ASEAN leaders to meet again in India

Officials have said apart from huge deployment of security forces in the national capital, commandos and snifers will be stationed along the route of the Republic Day parade - Rajpath facing Rashtrapati Bhawan ...More..

Eight-year-old stabbing victim named by police
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Eight-year-old stabbing victim named by police

West Midlands Police said she died in hospital shortly after being found seriously injured in Valley View in Brownhills, near Walsall , at 21:15 GMT on Saturday . 'Despite everything we don't know precisely w...More..

Eagles fans are ready for Tom Brady
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Eagles fans are ready for Tom Brady

Or maybe Kai Forbath would blow a crucial kick. It would also allow their defense to be the ones that can be o the attack. That unit would perform. The Minnesota Vikings are still living on Cloud 9 after th...More..

Satya Pal Singh reiterates opposition to Darwin's evolution theory
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Satya Pal Singh reiterates opposition to Darwin's evolution theory

Asked if the Centre will delete references to Darwin's theory from textbooks, the minister said, "I propose [it], if the Ministry of Human Resource Development is ready to sponsor a world-level worldwide confer...More..

PM Modi wishes for happier society on Basant Panchami
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

PM Modi wishes for happier society on Basant Panchami

Idols of goddess Saraswati have all these three elements in it. My heartiest good wishes to all members of your family on the auspicious day of Saraswati Puja . Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said: "War...More..

Delhi Police arrests suspected mastermind of Gujarat serial blasts
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Delhi Police arrests suspected mastermind of Gujarat serial blasts

Qureshi, who hails from the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, is thought to be the mastermind of a series of deadly explosions which rocked the state of Gujarat in 2008, killing as many as 56 people. Poli...More..

You can get a Real ID in California now. What is it?
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

You can get a Real ID in California now. What is it?

Federal agencies, such as the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) will be unable to accept any ID that does not meet the federal standard by October 1, 2020 . The federal Real ID Act of 2005 was pas...More..

Vermont Governor Signs Recreational Pot Bill With 'Mixed Emotions'
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Vermont Governor Signs Recreational Pot Bill With 'Mixed Emotions'

The Republican governor's office says Scott signed the bill Monday afternoon. "While this legislation eliminates penalties for adult (age 21 and up) possession of no more than one ounce, and cultivation o...More..

South Korea's Moon facing strong public opposition over Olympic deal
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

South Korea's Moon facing strong public opposition over Olympic deal

After keeping South Korea in suspense, North Korea will send an advance team of officials, including a well-known singer, a day later than scheduled to prepare for cultural performances during the Winter Ol...More..

Yosemite's concessionaire hopeful hospitality services will remain open if shutdown occurs
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Yosemite's concessionaire hopeful hospitality services will remain open if shutdown occurs

So are park campgrounds , because those are staffed by government employees and volunteers (who are also barred from working during a shutdown ). "With all of the issues facing our National Park system,...More..

White House doctor hands Trump top marks for mental cognition
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

White House doctor hands Trump top marks for mental cognition

He scored a 30/30 on the test, Jackson said , and there was 'no indication that he has cognitive issues'. The writer is a physician . "I didn't think it was indicated and I didn't think we should do it", ...More..

White House Changes Public Voicemail to Blame Democrats for Holding Government 'Hostage'
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

White House Changes Public Voicemail to Blame Democrats for Holding Government 'Hostage'

The Trump administration recently recorded an anti-Democrat Party voice mail message on a public White House phone, thereby politicizing a communication line meant to serve the people. The agreement gives an ...More..