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Apr 29 2018

Lawyer at Trump Tower meetings linked to Russian government

The emails the Dossier organization have suggest Veselnitskaya worked closely with a top official in Russia's Prosecutor-General's Office to fend off a USA fraud case aga...

Apr 28 2018

European Union bans neonicotinoid insecticides everywhere except greenhouses

Neonicotinoids will be banned from use in all fields by the end of 2018, and will only be allowed to be used in closed greenhouses. First approved for use in the European...

Apr 27 2018

Trump says 'at some point' he won't stay away from Justice Depar

But he did confirm Cohen represented him on "this insane Stormy Daniels deal". From what he has seen, the president said, Cohen did "absolutely nothing wrong". "Mr. Trump...

Apr 27 2018

Jaguars Owner Shad Khan Buys Wembley Stadium

Under the plan, the FA would keep Wembley as the main venue for major matches, including England internationals and the FA Cup Final. It is understood the FA would st...

Apr 27 2018

Kim Jong Un leaves for summit in South Korea

He says he will "surely and definitely tame the mentally deranged US dotard with fire". And for several hours thereafter, they discussed that visionary prospect. The form...

Apr 26 2018

Trump says Kim Jong Un has been 'open' and 'honorable' so far

The South China Morning Post reported April 25 that the mountain site where North Korea has conducted five nuclear tests has collapsed. Jeong said the North Korea po...

Apr 26 2018

China's ZTE will take 'certain actions' against USA ban

China's ZTE Corp said on Wednesday it planned to take "certain actions" under US laws following a ban by the USA government on American firms doing business with the c...

Apr 25 2018

Federal Appeals Court rules that a Monkey can not copyright his own selfies

Essentially, the photogenic animal took his own selfies, argued People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals . PETA brought a lawsuit against Slater on behalf of Nar...

Apr 23 2018

Toll from Kabul bombing climbs to 57 dead

The New York Times notes that there have been other attempts to disrupt the Afghan government's efforts to register voters over the last week, including smaller attac...

Apr 23 2018

In Nicaragua, TV channels blocked, journalists injured while covering pension protests

Ortega, a former left-wing rebel who fought to overthrow the US-backed Somoza dictatorship in 1979, defended the INSS reforms on Saturday. "That is why they are put at ...

Apr 23 2018

'A Quiet Place' #1 in its 3rd Frame

Bumped down to No. 2, Dwayne Johnson's " Rampage " collected $20.3 million in 4,115 theaters in its second weekend. Luckily, " Rampage " has been able to justify its expe...

Apr 22 2018

Alabama to execute inmate, 83, oldest in modern U.S. history

The 83-year-old Moody was convicted first in federal court and sentenced to seven life sentences plus 400 years. His unsuccessful efforts to have his conviction overtur...

Apr 22 2018

HC orders fresh rural poll nomination and voting dates

The decision comes as a major blow to the West Bengal government and the Trinamool Congress. State Election Commission officials are back to their drawing boards afte...

Apr 21 2018

Felony Case Against Missouri Gov. Greitens Will Continue

They also allege that Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner knew he lied, and that her office has withheld evidence from the defense. Greitens quickly replied that he won't quit...

Apr 19 2018

Inspectors reportedly reach alleged Syria chemical attack site

The U.S. and France say they have evidence that Syrian President Bashar Assad's military was behind the poison gas attack, but they have made none of that evidence publ...

Apr 19 2018

Malicious Russian Cyber Activity is Targeting Government Networks

Department of Homeland Security (DHS), the Federal Bureau of Investigation ( FBI ), and the UK's National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) released a joint "Technical Aler...

Apr 19 2018

Barbara Bush leaves legacy of devotion, charitable work and candor

Their son, George W. Bush , on the other hand had two terms as president, winning re-election in 2004 after a campaign stoking fears about same-sex marriage and in suppo...

Apr 18 2018

Nawaz, Maryam to depart for London as Kulsoom Nawaz hospitalised again

The former premier was referring to recent Lahore High Court's verdict wherein it has temporarily barred TV channels from airing alleged "anti-judiciary speeches" utter...

Apr 18 2018

Bon-Ton appears headed for liquidation

But a bankruptcy court judge denied the investor group's request for an upfront payment from Bon-Ton of $500,000 to cover due diligence work on the proposed rescue plan, ...

Apr 18 2018

Bruce McArthur faces eighth murder charge; alleged victim from Sri Lanka

The victim is originally from Sri Lanka, but had been living in Scarborough since 2010. He added that the photos police released in March and earlier in April helped th...