'Active Shooter' game removed from Steam's game library

The company described the individual behind both the developer and the publisher of the game, Ata Berdiyev, as a " troll [with] a history of customer abuse, publishing copyrighted material, and user review manipulation". "Unfortunately, there are so... More..

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Russian journalist Arkady Babchenko is alive
by | Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Russian journalist Arkady Babchenko is alive

Russian journalist Arkady Babchenko attends an interview in Kiev , Ukraine November 14, 2017. It was reported Tuesday evening that the journalist, described as a prominent Kremlin critic, was killed in...More..

Russian journalist reportedly killed in Kiev turns up alive
by | Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Russian journalist reportedly killed in Kiev turns up alive

It was reported that his wife found him and called the ambulance. The State Security Service, or SBU, said Russian Federation had sought to pay $40,000 to assassinate Arkady Babchenko , who moved to Kiev a...More..

Israeli hits dozens of Gaza targets after Palestinian mortar barrage
by | Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Israeli hits dozens of Gaza targets after Palestinian mortar barrage

Early Tuesday, some 28 mortar shells were fired toward Israel from the Gaza Strip . Israel said it targeted some 65 militant sites in the Gaza Strip. Israel's Intelligence Minister Israel Katz said, "It ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 30, 2018

U.S. calls emergency UN Security Council meeting over strikes on Israel

Israeli actions came in response to an increased wave of attacks blamed on Hamas, " which bears responsibility for all events in the Gaza Strip ", the IDF said. "The naval blockade is a necessary and legal secu...More..

State of emergency declared as Baltimore devastated by floods
by | Wednesday, May 30, 2018

State of emergency declared as Baltimore devastated by floods

A man who went missing after flash flooding hit a central Maryland city was trying to help a woman rescue her cat amid the rising waters. Once behind the restaurant, the others saw Hermond go underneath the w...More..

Flash flood hits U.S. state of Maryland
by | Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Flash flood hits U.S. state of Maryland

Rescue workers were out in force helping the stranded, braving flood waters that in some instances lifted automobiles to the first floor of some buildings. Intense flooding hit the town's Main Street in at leas...More..

U.S. sends warships near disputed island in South China Sea
by | Tuesday, May 29, 2018

U.S. sends warships near disputed island in South China Sea

In retaliation for the deployment, the Pentagon last week rescinded an invitation for China to participate in a multinational naval exercise this summer near Hawaii. "The US has seriously violated China's sover...More..

North and South Korean leaders meet again at border
by | Sunday, May 27, 2018

North and South Korean leaders meet again at border

The leaders of North and South Korea met for two hours on Saturday to discuss the cancelled summit with Donald Trump , less than a day after the United States president signalled that the meeting may be ba...More..

Irish anti-abortion campaign concedes it has lost referendum
by | Sunday, May 27, 2018

Irish anti-abortion campaign concedes it has lost referendum

Donohue stressed that the fight for abortion rights isn't over, as it's now up to Parliament to determine the legislation governing abortion in Ireland . "We have voted to look reality in the eye and we did no...More..

Pentagon disinvites China from major naval exercise over South China Sea buildup
by | Sunday, May 27, 2018

Pentagon disinvites China from major naval exercise over South China Sea buildup

Last Friday , two days before these photos were taken, Chinese state media for the first time released a video showing a long-range nuclear-capable bomber landing on an island in the South China Sea , a move t...More..

Putin Blasts Trump for Canceling Summit: Kim ‘Did Everything He Promised'
by | Sunday, May 27, 2018

Putin Blasts Trump for Canceling Summit: Kim ‘Did Everything He Promised'

In a tweet, Trump the summit was "likely" to happen as scheduled June 12. "If we got that done and if we can be successful in the denuclearization of the Korean peninsula, it would be a great thing for North ...More..

GALLERY | Dangerous 'laze' forms as Hawaii volcano lava reaches ocean
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

GALLERY | Dangerous 'laze' forms as Hawaii volcano lava reaches ocean

Ige said. The island is breathing a sigh of relief as it seems that one hazard has been narrowly averted at the Puna Geothermal Venture (PGV) plant, which provides about a quarter of Big Island's electricit...More..

Trump strikes deal with China over ZTE
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Trump strikes deal with China over ZTE

The Commerce Department last month blocked China's ZTE from importing American components for seven years, having concluded that ZTE deceived USA regulators after it settled charges last year of violating san...More..

Pink voices her support for abortion rights as Ireland holds decisive referendum
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Pink voices her support for abortion rights as Ireland holds decisive referendum

Two major exit polls project that Irish voters have voted to repeal the country's Eighth Amendment, passed by voters in 1983, which effectively bans abortions in the island nation. "I think for lots of people i...More..

Former NAACP leader who posed as black woman accused of welfare fraud
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Former NAACP leader who posed as black woman accused of welfare fraud

She's charged with first-degree theft by way of welfare fraud, perjury in the 2nd degree and false verification for public assistance. Rachel Dolezal is facing charges related to alleged welfare fraud. On...More..

Australian Woman Sentenced To Die In Malaysia For Drug Smuggling
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Australian Woman Sentenced To Die In Malaysia For Drug Smuggling

The 54-year-old Australian grandmother had traveled to China in 2014 in hopes of meeting her boyfriend, a man she had met online years before who claimed to be Capt. "You are convicted and will suffer death by ...More..

Alabama women's golf team will play for national title
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Alabama women's golf team will play for national title

They returned in the afternoon to dispatch No. 5 seed Stanford, 4-1, and earn a spot in the finals to face No. 2-seed Alabama. Arizona defeated Alabama, 3-2. Moore's second rolled just off the green to the left...More..

Boulton suspends gubernatorial campaign after sexual-misconduct allegations
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Boulton suspends gubernatorial campaign after sexual-misconduct allegations

One woman told the newspaper Boulton grabbed her buttocks at a bar in 2015. The other women said at social gatherings while they were in law school about a decade ago, Boulton, while clothed, repeatedly press...More..

Russia's VTB Bank Stops Lending to Sanctions-Hit Deripaska
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Russia's VTB Bank Stops Lending to Sanctions-Hit Deripaska

Faced with the market turmoil, the U.S. government then indicated Rusal could avoid being caught up in the sanctions by cutting ties with Deripaska, one of the so-called Specially Designated Nationals targeted ...More..

Memorial Day ceremony planned in Watertown
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Memorial Day ceremony planned in Watertown

The following is a list of events across the region. "It promises to be one of the largest parades in the area", Mayor Melvin Coakley said. Service: 1:30 p.m., Legion Circle, 1:45 p.m., Aviator Memorial...More..

Feeling Crowded? LA Sees Nation's 5th-Largest Population Increase
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Feeling Crowded? LA Sees Nation's 5th-Largest Population Increase

That was enough, the data showed, to push Fort Worth past Indianapolis as the nation's 15th largest city. L.A., by the way, was the nation's No. 2 city for overall population behind New York City. Seattle's 1...More..

Former Cohen Business Partner Pleads Guilty, Will Cooperate with Russia Investigation
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Former Cohen Business Partner Pleads Guilty, Will Cooperate with Russia Investigation

It's the first time we've heard of payments to Cohen that resulted in action by the White House. Poroshenko had a meeting at the White House in June 2017, when the White House schedule said the Ukrainian pr...More..

Madras HC stays expansion of Sterlite copper plant
by | Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Madras HC stays expansion of Sterlite copper plant

In the latest development, security has been heightened in Tuticorin and Section 144 remains imposed in the area. The police action followed months-long agitation demanding the closure of Vedanta's Sterlit...More..

Maddie Poppe Pens Heartfelt Message To Boyfriend Caleb Lee Hutchinson
by | Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Maddie Poppe Pens Heartfelt Message To Boyfriend Caleb Lee Hutchinson

Host Ryan Seacrest explained, "Back with you here live on " American Idol ". American Idol has crowned its very first victor, Maddie Poppe , and no one is more thrilled for her than runner-up, Caleb Lee...More..

Hawaii Lava Finally Reaches The Pacific - Only To Create Another Deadly Danger
by | Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Hawaii Lava Finally Reaches The Pacific - Only To Create Another Deadly Danger

The eruption of the Kilauea volcano in Hawaii has taken a more unsafe turn for people in the area. The first major injury was reported Sunday when a ballistic projectile hit a man in the leg, shattering his...More..

Maduro wins Venezuelan election amid worldwide outcry
by | Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Maduro wins Venezuelan election amid worldwide outcry

Even as voting was taking place Sunday, a senior U.S. official said the Trump administration might press ahead on threats of imposing crippling oil sanctions and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo warned "sha...More..

Watch the super foggy 2018 Preakness Stakes, Justify wins again
by | Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Watch the super foggy 2018 Preakness Stakes, Justify wins again

Justify heads to the Belmont Stakes on June 9 as the 36th horse in Triple Crown history to win the first two races for precocious 3-year-old equine athletes. Fields added that one of the most popular props ha...More..

Whistleblower Leaked Michael Cohen's Financials Over Potential Cover-Up
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Whistleblower Leaked Michael Cohen's Financials Over Potential Cover-Up

Attorney's Office for the Southern District of NY for possible bank fraud, among other things. That is same firm he created to facilitate a $130,000 hush money payment to Daniels, who has alleged she had an aff...More..

Gina Haspel confirmed as first female director of Central Intelligence Agency
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Gina Haspel confirmed as first female director of Central Intelligence Agency

Jeanne Shaheen of New Hampshire. Haspel received robust backing from former intelligence, diplomatic, military and national security officials. She also said she agreed with the 2017 findings by US intellig...More..