Airlines warned of possible missile strikes on Syria

On Tuesday, Mr Trump cancelled his first official trip to Latin America so he could focus on Syria . He added that Russian Federation called for an unbiased investigation into allegations about Syrian chemical weapons. The OPCW has said that a spe... More..

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Sub-Saharan Africa is beacon against death penalty
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Sub-Saharan Africa is beacon against death penalty

Egypt (35) and Somalia (24), the U.S. ranks fifth in the report with 23 executions. "We remain nonetheless highly concerned about the fact that almost half of the executions that we recorded [in Pakistan...More..

Azerbaijan's Aliyev seeks to extend 15-year rule in election
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Azerbaijan's Aliyev seeks to extend 15-year rule in election

The National Council of Democratic Forces, an opposition group, claimed late Wednesday that only about 15 percent of the electorate voted, while Azerbaijan's elections commission reported the turnout at almos...More..

BJP richest national party, total income Rs 1034 cr in FY17: ADR
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

BJP richest national party, total income Rs 1034 cr in FY17: ADR

The CPI (M) stands at the third spot, with a total income of Rs 100 crores in 2016-17, followed by the NCP which drew Rs 17.2 crores. "The income of Congress was second highest during 2015-16 at Rs 261.56 c...More..

China offers P3.8-B aid to PH
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

China offers P3.8-B aid to PH

China has offered P3.8 billion in assistance to promote economic development in the Philippines amid renewed commitment to deepen friendly bilateral relations. Philippine Public Works Secretary Mark Villar (lef...More..

Chemical weapons watchdog will send inspectors to Syria to probe Douma attack
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Chemical weapons watchdog will send inspectors to Syria to probe Douma attack

U.S. President Donald Trump canceled a planned trip to Latin America later this week to focus on responding to the Syria incident, the White House said. It comes after Syria and its military backer, Russi...More..

Trump negatively assessed the state of relations with Russian Federation
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Trump negatively assessed the state of relations with Russian Federation

Trump had tweeted earlier that Russian Federation shouldn't be allied with a "Gas Killing Animal", a reference to Syrian President Bashar Assad, whose regime is accused of killing dozens of people in a suspec...More..

Republicans Moving to Protect Mueller as President Trump Unleashes Attacks
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Republicans Moving to Protect Mueller as President Trump Unleashes Attacks

As the President's attacks on Mueller have mounted since the summer, Tillis and Graham had remained relatively quiet on their existing bills. "I don't know why anyone would think the president would sign the ...More..

Russian military says Israeli war planes struck Syrian air base - Ifax
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Russian military says Israeli war planes struck Syrian air base - Ifax

The opposition blamed President Bashar Assad's forces for the attack, accusations the government strongly denies. According to Russian Federation, however, the Israeli jets launched eight missiles at the air ...More..

Pompeo's Promises To Boost Morale And Repair Shelled-Out State Dept
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Pompeo's Promises To Boost Morale And Repair Shelled-Out State Dept

He has been tapped to replace Rex Tillerson as secretary of state, in what could be one of the more consequential of many personnel shakeups since Trump took office 14 months ago. On Iran, Pompeo will criticize...More..

The Signs, Options and Risks of a US Strike on Syria
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

The Signs, Options and Risks of a US Strike on Syria

In April past year, Trump launched a cruise missile strike against a Syrian air base after a previous chemical weapons attack United Nations monitors later pinned on Assad's regime. Initial US assessments h...More..

PA School District Gives Baseball Bats To Teachers To Fight Shooters
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

PA School District Gives Baseball Bats To Teachers To Fight Shooters

The superintendent says the bats were given to each teacher after an in-service training day on how to respond to school shootings. The district decided it would move forward with almost a dozen safety improv...More..

GI man points machete at police
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

GI man points machete at police

A suspect in a vehicle theft hurt himself while fleeing police, investigators have determined. Officers responded to the domestic disturbance in the 2900 block of Bartlett Street early Tuesday morning and...More..

Muslim-Australian Founder Of Youth Without Borders Is Denied Entry Into US
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Muslim-Australian Founder Of Youth Without Borders Is Denied Entry Into US

That record allows foreign nationals to pay a visit to the United States to go to "scientific, educational, professional, or business seminar or seminar", in line to this State Department. We all have ways of d...More..

Syrian government forces preparing for possible United States attack, war monitors say
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Syrian government forces preparing for possible United States attack, war monitors say

Trump's threat comes just hours after Russia's ambassador to Lebanon vowed that any USA missiles fired in Syria would be shot down. Citing the OPCW's announcement that it will soon gather evidence on the ...More..

Anti-abortion protesters banned from 'harassing' women outside termination clinic
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Anti-abortion protesters banned from 'harassing' women outside termination clinic

Claire McCulloch from the Good Council Network denied that her group had ever harassed women visiting the clinic. Director Clare McCullough categorically denies any abuse or intimidation. and it's a really risk...More..

White House: Sex Trafficking Act provides valuable tools to fight this scourge
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

White House: Sex Trafficking Act provides valuable tools to fight this scourge

The signing occurred as Washington sharpens its scrutiny on technology companies, which have largely evaded regulation, for their use of privacy protections and consumer data. Numbers on human trafficking are...More..

by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Russian Federation facing 100 years of isolation, says Putin aide

But his remarks could raise fears of direct conflict for the first time between major powers backing opposing sides in Syria's protracted civil war. Moscow has helped cement the Assad regime by deploying powe...More..

Monitoring how the White House responds to chemical attack in Syria
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Monitoring how the White House responds to chemical attack in Syria

Trump on Tuesday continued to rail about the raids on Cohen's NY office and a hotel where he had been staying, calling them "a total witch hunt". The lawyers repeated those arguments after Monday's raids targ...More..

Trump warns Russian Federation about shooting down missiles in Syria: 'Get ready'
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Trump warns Russian Federation about shooting down missiles in Syria: 'Get ready'

The White House says President Donald Trump will skip an upcoming summit in South America and will remain in the United States to "oversee the American response to Syria and to monitor developments ...More..

Fire Danger Threatens More Than Half Of Colorado
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Fire Danger Threatens More Than Half Of Colorado

Another cold front tracked across the area this evening. SSE winds 10-15 miles per hour. Off the coast, a gale warning will be in effect from 3 p.m. Sunny skies were forecast in Orange County along with hig...More..

Get ready Russian Federation, the missiles will be coming to Syria, Trump warns
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Get ready Russian Federation, the missiles will be coming to Syria, Trump warns

He said any strike would target the Syrian government's chemical weapons capabilities, adding he did not want "an escalation " of the war. Two issues were on the table: the first was the likelihood of a U.S....More..

United Nations court sentences Serb ultranationalist to 10 years
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

United Nations court sentences Serb ultranationalist to 10 years

Serbia's ultranationalist leader Vojislav Seselj has shown no guilt right after United Nations appeals judges overturned his acquittal for offenses against humankind during the nineties' Yugoslav war. United N...More..

Several states mulling joint memorandum on finance panel: Minister
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Several states mulling joint memorandum on finance panel: Minister

Through the meeting, the participants are trying to address concerns about the formula adopted in distribution of central funds and mobilise a national debate on the matter. It was widely feared that the ToR fr...More..

Ex-nurse charged with murder in patient's death
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Ex-nurse charged with murder in patient's death

The TBN is investigating allegations that Davis tampered with three patients at the Louis and Peaches Owen Heart Hospital in Tyler. The Texas Board of Nursing suspended Davis' license on March 16, 2018. His b...More..

Raid sought 'Access Hollywood' records
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Raid sought 'Access Hollywood' records

Federal agents who raided the home and offices of President Donald Trump's personal attorney Michael Cohen this week were hunting for records tied to secret deals with alleged mistresses, media organizati...More..

UK PM says Syria chemical weapons can't go unchallenged
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

UK PM says Syria chemical weapons can't go unchallenged

Russia's ambassador to Lebanon, Alexander Zasypkinhad, warned that the federation's military will shoot down United States rockets and "even the sources that launched the missiles ". He said any action wo...More..

Yemen's air defense forces conduct airstrikes on Saudi oil facility
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Yemen's air defense forces conduct airstrikes on Saudi oil facility

He said Saudi forces also intercepted two missiles in the southern Jizan and Najran provinces close to the border with Yemen. Meanwhile, Arabic-language al-Masirah television network quoted Saudi sources as s...More..

Gov. Jerry Brown agrees to deploy National Guard troops at Trump's request
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Gov. Jerry Brown agrees to deploy National Guard troops at Trump's request

Authorities have said the new barrier would help curb illegal crossings and drug trafficking in one of the busiest sectors along the border. Overall immigrant apprehensions on the border last year were as low...More..

Italy top European Union granter of new citizenship in 2016
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Italy top European Union granter of new citizenship in 2016

Of the total number of persons obtaining the citizenship of one of the EU Member States in 2016, 12% were former citizens of another EU Member State, while the majority were non-EU citizens or stateless, it add...More..

PM reaches China to attend Boao Forum for Asia
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

PM reaches China to attend Boao Forum for Asia

Chinese President is expected to unveil new economic reforms at the opening ceremony of the annual forum amid trade tension between China and the U.S. The Belt and Road Initiative, proposed by China in 2013, ai...More..

Ardern expected to ban new offshore oil and gas exploration
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Ardern expected to ban new offshore oil and gas exploration

Ardern last night scheduled an announcement for this morning at the Beehive Theatrette for 9am. "Just as New Zealand did in 1987 when it went nuclear-free and stood up to the powerful U.S. "Potentially transfor...More..

Alberta premier convinced Ottawa will act soon on Trans Mountain impasse
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Alberta premier convinced Ottawa will act soon on Trans Mountain impasse

Regardless of the outcome, Simon said "major reconciliation" will be needed among Indigenous people and different levels of government. Project architect Kinder Morgan upped the ante this week by declaring ...More..

26-yr-old Karnataka woman forced to marry, writes to Supreme Court
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

26-yr-old Karnataka woman forced to marry, writes to Supreme Court

The apex court issued a notice to the Karnataka government and the Centre after hearing the woman's plea seeking protection and direction for making prior consent of a boy and girl mandatory before marriage und...More..

Files undercut Pruitt's need for 1st-class travel
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Files undercut Pruitt's need for 1st-class travel

While the agency did turn over documents last month detailing almost $68,000 in previously undisclosed travel costs for Pruitt during the seven months leading up to February, Gowdy said EPA officials have faile...More..