Trump blasts Federal Bureau of Investigation for not stopping leaks to media

Priebus was told by McCabe that he could say that "senior intelligence officials" said that there was nothing to the New York Times report , which stated that "Trump associates had repeated contacts with senior Russian intelligence officials". More..

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by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

Israel says no more visas for 'biased' HRW staff

HRW's world report accuses Israel of imposing "severe and discriminatory restrictions on Palestinians' human rights" and facilitating the transfer of Israeli civilians to the occupied West Bank in a possible vi...More..

by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

Simone Biles will appear on Dancing with the Stars

Meanwhile Biles will be following in the footsteps of her Olympic gymnast teammate Laurie Hernandez, who ended up taking home the Mirror Ball Trophy in season 23. Rumors have already begun circulating about whi...More..

France's Macron takes on critics over 'vague' programme
by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

France's Macron takes on critics over 'vague' programme

Olaf, the European Union anti-fraud agency, said in a report that Le Pen signed fake jobs contracts to pay her bodyguard and cabinet chief as parliament assistant while they apparently did not work in Brussels,...More..

Russia Denies Intelligence Contacts With President Trump Campaign Team
by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Russia Denies Intelligence Contacts With President Trump Campaign Team

Trump is also considering former CIA Director David Petraeus and Vice Admiral Robert Harward, a U.S. Navy SEAL, for the post , according to a senior administration official. Current and former US officials int...More..

by | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Five believed dead in shopping mall plane crash

De Haven, 70, was a retired Federal Bureau of Investigation agent, and Munsch was a founding partner of Munsch Hardt law firm. Quartermain was chartering the four guests on his twin-engined plane to a luxury ...More..

by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Theresa May to Meet Peugeot CEO Amid Concerns Over Vauxhall

PSA chairman Carlos Tavares is due to meet the Prime Minister and hold separate talks with Unite chief Len McCluskey. 'It's the same approach that we've engaged with the German authorities'. The Department fo...More..

by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Travel ban: Donald Trump's 'streamlined' ban to exempt green card holders

Asked if green-card residency permit holders would be allowed in, Mr Kelly said: " If they're in motion from some distant land to the United States, when they arrive they will be allowed in ". Nevertheless, tho...More..

Nana Addo, Mahama To Attend Adama Barrow's Inauguration
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Nana Addo, Mahama To Attend Adama Barrow's Inauguration

Saturday's ceremony comes on Gambia's traditional independence day celebration, though during Jammeh's 22-year reign citizens were ordered to ignore the February 18 holiday and instead celebrate the anniversary...More..

Samsung to Suspend Investment, Business Plans Following Arrest of Chief
by | Sunday, February 19, 2017

Samsung to Suspend Investment, Business Plans Following Arrest of Chief

A spokeswoman for Samsung-the world's biggest maker of smartphones-did not have immediate comment on the arrest. The new charges against Lee are yet to be thoroughly investigated and Samsung Group's top executi...More..

Donald Trump's national security adviser Michael Flynn resigns over Russian Federation links
by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Donald Trump's national security adviser Michael Flynn resigns over Russian Federation links

Indeed, Russia did not retaliate for the sanctions and Trump praised President Vladimir Putin , calling him smart. But calls for an independent investigation have encountered a cold reaction from some ...More..

by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Powerful explosion at Pakistani shrine kills scores, injures over 100

Local TV showed graphic footage of the aftermath of the blast, with wounded worshippers crying out for help and the floors covered with shoes, blood and body parts. "Up to 35 people have been killed and more th...More..

by | Friday, February 17, 2017

A Russian Spy Ship Is Hanging Out Off the Coast of CT

It was the first time Russian jets buzzed a US warship since President Trump assumed office. "It's a ship, but it's not the Great White fleet ..." A few years back, it was spotted near Kings Bay Navy submarin...More..

by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Andrew Puzder, Donald Trump's Labor Secretary Pick, Just Withdrew His Nomination

Announcing a new labor nominee less than 24 hours after Puzder called it quits gave Trump an opportunity to shift the focus from Puzder's failed bid and instead blast Senate Democrats for holding up his other C...More..

Durst of 'The Jinx' told friend he killed his wife -court testimony
by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Durst of 'The Jinx' told friend he killed his wife -court testimony

The testimony from Nick Chavin, 72, a NY advertising executive, appeared to buttress the assertions of prosecutors that Durst killed his longtime confidante Susan Berman in December 2000 because of what she kne...More..

Woman arrested in killing of N. Korean leader's half brother
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Woman arrested in killing of N. Korean leader's half brother

She was carrying documents bearing the name, Doan Thi Huong, Malaysian, officials said. As The Wall Street Journal reports , Kim Jong-nam was "the object of persistent speculation that China was grooming him a...More..

United States says Russian jet incidents are unsafe
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

United States says Russian jet incidents are unsafe

Captain Danny Hernandez, a spokesman for US European Command, cited three separate incidents involving Russian aircraft and the USS Porter . " Such incidents are concerning because they can result in accidents...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Kremlin Says Putin and Trump Will Meet In July

Talking to reporters last Friday on Air Force One, Trump begged off questions about Flynn, saying he hadn't seen the reports about Flynn talking to the ambassador, but said he would "look into that". Sevastop...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Thousands march in Mexico to demand respect, reject Trump

Al Jazeera's John Holman, reporting from Mexico City, said this was the first mass protest against Trump in the country. The marchers protested Trump's plans for a border wall and increased deportations of mi...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Boy, 10, crushed to death in Topshop

The boy was found lying on the floor at the Topshop store in the Oracle Shopping Centre suffering serious head injuries shortly after 4pm. He was taken to the Royal Berkshire hospital, but doctors were unable...More..

by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Galaxy Note 8 is Codenamed 'Baikal'

Samsung tried to ride the storm by banking on its existing, non-explosive flagships - the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge - and even released an S7 edge version in the Blue Coral avatar previously reserved for the il...More..

Three jawans martyred, four militants killed in Kulgam, encounter underway
by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Three jawans martyred, four militants killed in Kulgam, encounter underway

A doctor at the SMHS hospital in Srinagar said one of the injured, Samir (18), has pellet injuries in one of his eyes while the other, Aqib (16), also suffered "minor injuries" in the eyes. Security forces reco...More..

Russian Federation disapproves of unilateral responses to DPRK missile test: senior lawmaker
by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Russian Federation disapproves of unilateral responses to DPRK missile test: senior lawmaker

On Monday, Norm Eisen, former ethics czar for President Obama, expressed disgust on Twitter with Trump's decision to handle the North Korea situation in front of his dinner guests, and called the identificati...More..

Greek city evacuated to defuse WWII bomb
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Greek city evacuated to defuse WWII bomb

A large World War II bomb was successfully defused by Greek authorities after a mass evacuation of tens of thousands from the country's second largest city, Thessaloniki. The three municipalities involved hav...More..

by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

Turkish president approves constitutional change bill

Turkish parliament this year in January passed the 18-article bill with 339 votes in favor which was nine more than the required number to put the proposals to a referendum. "Our president [after signing] sen...More..

by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

Quebec's population passes 8 million, but growth well below Canadian average

Mayor Brian Bowman told reporters at City Hall Wednesday that the growth is "obviously something that will benefit Winnipeg", even if the surrounding area is growing at a faster rate. "There's kind of a doughnu...More..

General sees 'stalemate' in Afghanistan amid Russian involvement
by | Friday, February 10, 2017

General sees 'stalemate' in Afghanistan amid Russian involvement

Nicholson was reluctant to mention specific numbers when pressed by Sen. Some 2,392 USA troops have been killed in Afghanistan since the war started in 2001, according to iCasualties, which tracks military ...More..

Turkish Troops to Target Raqqa After Al-Bab: FM
by | Friday, February 10, 2017

Turkish Troops to Target Raqqa After Al-Bab: FM

Russian fighter aircraft have carried out a rocket strike against Turkish military personnel in Syria , reported the Turkish military headquarters. A military source in Ankara told Sputnik on Thursday that...More..

by | Thursday, February 09, 2017

Read this now: Tornadoes | Somalia's presidential election | Hidden bank accounts

As the result of the election was announced, celebrations erupted across the capital. Somalia's newly elected parliament started voting Wednesday to elect the country's next president at Mogadishu airport, ...More..

Senator Bernardi confirms he will quit Libs today
by | Wednesday, February 08, 2017

Senator Bernardi confirms he will quit Libs today

Bernardi, who is indeed an outspoken supporter of Trump, has always been one of the Liberal Party's more conservative figures. Former Victorian Premier Jeff Kennett has unloaded on South Australian senator C...More..

Aussie boyfriend to face charges over deadly Phuket jet-ski crash
by | Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Aussie boyfriend to face charges over deadly Phuket jet-ski crash

Emily Jayne Collie, 20, suffered neck and shoulder injuries in the accident at Kata Beach late on Sunday. Lifeguards could not resuscitate Ms Collie and she was pronounced dead on arrival at a nearby hospital...More..

Ban on Russian athletes extended until November by IAAF
by | Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Ban on Russian athletes extended until November by IAAF

A second report by Canadian professor Richard McLaren last year said Moscow had "hijacked global sport" over a five-year period and that more than 1,000 Russian competitors in 30 sports were involved in an "ins...More..

by | Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Netanyahu asks Prime Minister May to consider new sanctions on Iran

Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has been received at Downing Street for his first face-to-face meeting with his British counterpart. "I want to speak with you in order to make sure Iran's aggressio...More..

Afghan Conflict Produces 'Appalling' Record High 2016 Civilian Casualty Count
by | Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Afghan Conflict Produces 'Appalling' Record High 2016 Civilian Casualty Count

Air strikes by global warplanes resulted in at least 127 civilian deaths and 108 injuries in 2016, while the Afghan air force accounted for at least 85 deaths and 167 injuries, the United Nations said. While th...More..

by | Monday, February 06, 2017

Julie Bishop denies United States interviews with refugees on Nauru have been delayed

Bishop said both countries were still working through the details of the agreement, which sparked a rare diplomatic spat between the two staunch allies, with Trump berating Australia's prime minister in an angr...More..