Facebook to seek verification by post for election ads

The system is expected to be in place by November's midterm congressional elections. People in his orbit have, for instance, repeatedly lied about the campaign's contacts with Russians and the President is under investigation for possible obstructi... More..

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Russia, Iran foreign ministers to discuss nuclear deal, Syria, Caspian cooperation
by | Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Russia, Iran foreign ministers to discuss nuclear deal, Syria, Caspian cooperation

Following the incident, Iranian Foreign Ministry has once again denied its military presence in Syria , lambasting claims about the downed drone. Without Western intervention, Erdan added, Syria would be dom...More..

by | Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Less than one month until Russian election

It [the accusations] is about Russian citizens, but we have heard earlier from Washington that the Russian state, the Kremlin and the Russian government were involved. The indictments were part of special coun...More..

Teen boy confesses to Florida school shooting
by | Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Teen boy confesses to Florida school shooting

Now the Federal Bureau of Investigation is back in the spotlight for failing to fully investigate two tips that could have stopped the murder of 17 people , mostly high school students. "I just spent the last ...More..

This Teenage Florida Shooting Survivor's Passionate Anti-Gun Speech Is Going Viral
by | Tuesday, February 20, 2018

This Teenage Florida Shooting Survivor's Passionate Anti-Gun Speech Is Going Viral

Gonzalez also criticized the family that Cruz had been living with before the shooting. Since the shooting, Trump has faced teary pleas from some relatives of the dead including Lori Alhadeff , whose 14-ye...More..

Oxfam Reveals Haiti Director Admitted to Using Prostitutes
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

Oxfam Reveals Haiti Director Admitted to Using Prostitutes

Speaking during a visit to Levenvale Primary School in West Dunbartonshire, Ms Sturgeon said: "I'm absolutely of the view, whether it's in the aid sector or Hollywood or politics or wherever we've seen this typ...More..

11% turnout in first two hours of polling in Tripura
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

11% turnout in first two hours of polling in Tripura

Brisk polling underway for 59 seats of the 60-member Tripura assembly; Elaborate security arrangements in place to ensure peaceful voting; PM Modi appeals to voters to use their franchise; Counting on 3rd M...More..

Florida lawmakers struggle with how to respond to shooting
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

Florida lawmakers struggle with how to respond to shooting

There's a call for nationwide gun reform as a community mourns 17 people killed during a high school massacre in Florida . The president and first lady Melania Trump are visiting Broward Health North ...More..

New S African President pledges to 'turn the tide on corruption'
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

New S African President pledges to 'turn the tide on corruption'

He also requested the authorities in charge of imposing the law to confront corrupting actions and to act without fear or favor. "These are the qualities that have convinced the parliament to elect you, on ...More..

Rick Gates pleads guilty, turns on Paul Manafort in Robert Mueller's probe
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

Rick Gates pleads guilty, turns on Paul Manafort in Robert Mueller's probe

Manafort Jr., the lawyer-lobbyist who once managed the campaign. By securing a guilty plea from Gates, Mueller will significantly increase the pressure on Manafort, according to Robert Mintz of law firm McCar...More..

Mike Pence Says That He Ignored Kim's Sister
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

Mike Pence Says That He Ignored Kim's Sister

The 200-plus North Korean cheerleaders were not in attendance this time among the crowd of almost 6,000 packed into the raucous Kwandong Hockey Centre. "And you don't have an option as a North Korean citizen". ...More..

Presidents' Day Quiz: Can You Put the US Presidents In Order?
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

Presidents' Day Quiz: Can You Put the US Presidents In Order?

The bill also included a provision to include Abraham Lincoln's birthday, February 12, to the holiday. Washington was born February 22, 1732. Presidents Day is a federal holiday observed each year on th...More..

Christensen photo reported to Qld police
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

Christensen photo reported to Qld police

Queensland police had already "looked at it, laughed at it and basically dismissed it", he said. "If the leader of the National party, Barnaby Joyce, had any class he would sack him". "It is not a joke with t...More..

Nice Sunday, excessive rain possible this week
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

Nice Sunday, excessive rain possible this week

For now, just looks like scattered rain or thunderstorms each day. We should see some sunshine for midday and early afternoon as temperatures climb into the mid 60s. This week is quite wet with scattered shower...More..

Couple who took in Florida gunman say he was quirky, naive
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

Couple who took in Florida gunman say he was quirky, naive

The Sun Sentinel reports that the Sneads' son had asked if his friend could move into their home last Thanksgiving. "We had this monster living under our roof and we didn't know", Kimberly told the South F...More..

U.S. and Chinese officials 'scuffled over nuclear football' during Trump Beijing visit
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

U.S. and Chinese officials 'scuffled over nuclear football' during Trump Beijing visit

As the US delegation tried to enter into the Great Hall, Chinese security blocked the way of a military aide, who is tasked with carrying the so-called " nuclear football " - a briefcase carrying top-secret...More..

Turkey denies allegation of chemical attack in Syria
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

Turkey denies allegation of chemical attack in Syria

On Sunday Reuters citied Badran Jia Kurd, an adviser to the Kurdish self-government, as saying that the military assistance agreement had been reached. Since the beginning of the Operation Olive Branch, 1,641...More..

Trudeau apparently snubbed by Indian PM Modi on 1st state visit
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

Trudeau apparently snubbed by Indian PM Modi on 1st state visit

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau along with his family is on a state visit to India and have been witnessing the Indian Hospitality. During the course of his stay in India, Trudeau will also visit Agra , Ahmedabad...More..

Tonga: Cyclone Gita - Emergency Plan of Action (EPoA) DREF n° MDRTO001
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

Tonga: Cyclone Gita - Emergency Plan of Action (EPoA) DREF n° MDRTO001

Principal Forecaster Chris Brandolino talks through the likely impacts as the storm barrels in from the west. On Tuesday and Wednesday there is a high confidence in severe gales over Westland, the Canterbury ...More..

Manohar Parrikar not diagnosed with cancer: Lilavati issues official statement
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

Manohar Parrikar not diagnosed with cancer: Lilavati issues official statement

This is published unedited from the PTI feed . Mumbai: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday met Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar who is admitted in Mumbai's Lilavati Hospital for treatment of "...More..

Twitter reacts to Imran's hat-trick of marriages
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

Twitter reacts to Imran's hat-trick of marriages

Imran's political secretary Awn Chaudhry can also be seen in the images. A PTI leader told the news channels that only close relatives attended the ceremony and Mufti Saeed performed the Nikah in presence of ...More..

FBI 'Deeply Regrets' Failing to Investigate Tip About Nikolas Cruz
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

FBI 'Deeply Regrets' Failing to Investigate Tip About Nikolas Cruz

The FBI said Friday that it did not follow protocol after a caller submitted a tip about the Florida shooting suspect earlier this year. According to Federal Bureau of Investigation, the tip should have bee...More..

Old man winter returns with quick hitting snow this evening and tonight
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

Old man winter returns with quick hitting snow this evening and tonight

Sunshine returns in full by Sunday afternoon and temperatures will warm to near 50 degrees. However, Winter Storm Noah will be able to wrap some moisture into the cold air just imported into the central and...More..

Powerball victor fighting for privacy will get jackpot
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Powerball victor fighting for privacy will get jackpot

Jane Doe will get her money. The lotto victor hoping to preserve her anonymity need not worry about lost interest on her half-billion-dollar jackpot after the New Hampshire Lottery Commission agreed Thursda...More..

Four killed, four wounded by unidentified shooter in Dagestan's Kizlyar
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Four killed, four wounded by unidentified shooter in Dagestan's Kizlyar

The gunman opened fire with a hunting gun at a group of people leaving church, the interior ministry said. It is one of the poorest and most unstable regions in Russian Federation and has seen a large number ...More..

Students at Simpson Elementary celebrate random acts of kindness
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Students at Simpson Elementary celebrate random acts of kindness

A lucky few also received Amazon gift cards in addition to the cookies. They gave out about 75 gift cards. "It's something we can easily do every day". Residents and staff from Primrose Retirement Communities i...More..

Video shows buildings swaying violently during a massive natural disaster in Mexico
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Video shows buildings swaying violently during a massive natural disaster in Mexico

Alejandro Murat, was seriously hurt. "In that moment, you couldn't see anything, nothing else was heard beside the sound that iron makes when it scrapes the earth". About 50 homes were damaged, as well as the...More..

Egypt: Ex-candidate's family calls for his release
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Egypt: Ex-candidate's family calls for his release

The other Strong Egypt party leaders were later released, one of them said. The country's state security prosecution ordered the arrest of Aboul Fotouh and several leaders of his Strong Egypt party, the news ...More..

Teacher Hailed As A Hero After Quick Thinking During Shooting Saved Lives
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Teacher Hailed As A Hero After Quick Thinking During Shooting Saved Lives

Shanthi immediately shut the doors of her classroom, made the students crouch on the floor and covered the windows, keeping them out of the reach and sight of the shooter . "He heard him reloading, so that's...More..

Andhra CM Naidu says there is unrest brewing in the state
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Andhra CM Naidu says there is unrest brewing in the state

Addressing a public meeting in Narsaraopet town of Guntur district on Saturday, the chief minster demanded that the injustice meted out to Andhra people through unscientific and unilateral bifurcation of th...More..

Suspect Held Without Bond in Paul Bauer Shooting Death
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Suspect Held Without Bond in Paul Bauer Shooting Death

The new training center, which will cost the city about $95 million, will include indoor and outdoor training spaces that both extend the current training capabilities of the Police and Fire departments as well...More..

Interpol launches manhunt for suspects in Filipina maid's death
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Interpol launches manhunt for suspects in Filipina maid's death

SORROWFUL WELCOME Jessica Demafelis breaks down upon seeing the wooden coffin containing the remains of her sister Joanna Daniela, at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport in Pasay City. Philippine Labor Secre...More..

Congress MLA's son attacks man at a pub in Bengaluru, FIR registered
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Congress MLA's son attacks man at a pub in Bengaluru, FIR registered

On Saturday night, Nalapad, 30, son of Congress MLA NA Harris , allegedly attacked a youth along with his friends after an argument at a pub in UB City Mall. The Cubbon Park police have detained five persons...More..

Florida school shooting victim's mom invokes Trump's boy in plea for action
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Florida school shooting victim's mom invokes Trump's boy in plea for action

Trump is calling the quick response of medical personnel "record-setting" and says some victims reached the hospital in about 20 minutes. Many of those injured were taken to Broward Health North Hospital, inc...More..

PM conducts bhoomipujan for Navi Mumbai global airport
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

PM conducts bhoomipujan for Navi Mumbai global airport

Stressing the need for top infrastructure projects, he rued that there were many projects which were launched or inaugurated and then abandoned and existed merely on paper since over two-three decades but added...More..