Farmington Hills’ Fake University Part Of Immigration Sting, Leads To 130 Arrests

The US embassy in Delhi confirmed it had received the demarche but made no further statement. A total of 130 foreign students have been arrested in U.S., ut of which 129 are Indians and they had enrolled in USA in a fake university, where in the au... More..

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Man smuggles month-old leopard on plane to India
by | Sunday, February 03, 2019

Man smuggles month-old leopard on plane to India

Mr Chaudhary said the cub would be rehomed at the Aringa Anna Zoological Park after its ordeal, while authorities are now investigating if the passenger is part of an global smuggling ring. Officials suspect th...More..

Venezuela: Guaido extends olive branch to China
by | Sunday, February 03, 2019

Venezuela: Guaido extends olive branch to China

U.S. Vice-President Mike Pence , working to ramp up pressure for the ouster of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro , told a rally on Friday that the time for dialog had ended and all options were on the table...More..

Brazilians pay homage to victims of dam collapse
by | Sunday, February 03, 2019

Brazilians pay homage to victims of dam collapse

Officials with the Mines and Energy Ministry and the National Mining Agency (ANM) told reporters on Friday that the cause of the rupture was still unclear and that all documentation regularly submitted by Vale ...More..

Scary moment Osinbajo, others were rescued out of crashed helicopter
by | Sunday, February 03, 2019

Scary moment Osinbajo, others were rescued out of crashed helicopter

Pictures from the scene showed the helicopter on its side after the incident in Kabba, a town in Kogi State in the central region of Nigeria. Aside from Osinbajo, there was the Minister of State for Labour an...More..

Inside Brisbane Airport's bomb threat lockdown
by | Sunday, February 03, 2019

Inside Brisbane Airport's bomb threat lockdown

It's understood a man produced a knife in the International Terminal and claimed to have explosives following a "domestic violence-related incident". It triggered a major response from the Australian Federal ...More..

Trump steps up attacks on Pelosi for opposing border wall funds
by | Sunday, February 03, 2019

Trump steps up attacks on Pelosi for opposing border wall funds

The super committee has a February 15 deadline to craft a deal on border security satisfactory to both political parties and to Trump, who agreed last week to end a historic 35-day partial government shutdown ...More..

No-deal Brexit preparation intensifies
by | Sunday, February 03, 2019

No-deal Brexit preparation intensifies

British lawmakers voted on Tuesday to send May back to Brussels seeking to replace an Irish border provision in the deal with " alternative arrangements ", ignoring European Union warnings that the agreement c...More..

United Kingdom objects to description of Gibraltar as 'British colony' in European Union law
by | Sunday, February 03, 2019

United Kingdom objects to description of Gibraltar as 'British colony' in European Union law

However, Ireland and European Union negotiators have rejected any time-limit on the so-called "backstop" - a set of fall-back plans that would retain an open UK-Ireland border if Britain and the European Unio...More..

United States to leave nuclear arms treaty with Russian Federation
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

United States to leave nuclear arms treaty with Russian Federation

During a NATO meeting in December, Washington gave Moscow 60 days to come into compliance with the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty. But Russia says the missile's range puts it outside the treaty,...More..

Underground tunnel found near Florida bank
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Underground tunnel found near Florida bank

Recent rains may have caused the tunnel to collapse in on itself, creating the sinkhole in the road, he said. A crew from the city's utility department was sent to check it out. Authorities are calling the inci...More..

‘We made significant progress on counter terrorism, troop withdrawal’: Khalilzad
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

‘We made significant progress on counter terrorism, troop withdrawal’: Khalilzad

He further said that there were many players, many issues, and many moving parts in Afghanistan. But we are on the right path, together. "Withdrawal of all foreign forces from Afghanistan is a shared responsi...More..

Record-Low Temps Blamed for Death of Univ. of Iowa Student
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Record-Low Temps Blamed for Death of Univ. of Iowa Student

While the deadly cold weather system that put much of the Midwest into a historic deep freeze was expected to ease Thursday, temperatures could still tumble to record lows in some places before the region beg...More..

Toxic Smog in Bangkok Forces Over 400 Schools to Close
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Toxic Smog in Bangkok Forces Over 400 Schools to Close

Many schools will remain closed for the rest of the week. The Public Health Ministry said people should refrain from outdoor activities and exercise, and look instead for indoor venues. The air quality inde...More..

Dead, 300 Missing After Dam Collapse in Brazil
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Dead, 300 Missing After Dam Collapse in Brazil

Freezing the assets aims to guarantee funds are available to pay for reparations to the victims, majority mine workers. The dam collapse in Brazil last week that killed 84 was the second such tragedy in j...More..

What is a 'frost quake'? Explaining the weather phenomenon
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

What is a 'frost quake'? Explaining the weather phenomenon

Which leads to the second condition: There needs to be a sudden drop in temperature. First, the ground has to be saturated with water - like it is in the Chicago-area right now with all the snow being dumped ...More..

HORRIFIC racist photo found in Democrat Governor Ralph Northam’s yearbook sparks apology
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

HORRIFIC racist photo found in Democrat Governor Ralph Northam’s yearbook sparks apology

Northam caused an uproar on Wednesday, Jan. 30, when he appeared to say during a radio interview that a woman could have a baby and then decided whether to kill it or not, a radical view that critics called "in...More..

U.S.'s Bolton: Military intervention not imminent in Venezuela
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

U.S.'s Bolton: Military intervention not imminent in Venezuela

Pence said the US would be exerting all diplomatic and economic pressure to bring a "peaceful transition to democracy" and called on other nations to support Juan Guaido, who self-proclaimed himself interim ...More..

6 quake hits Mexico; no reports of death or serious injury
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

6 quake hits Mexico; no reports of death or serious injury

EST) and was centered some 10 miles south of Tapachula in the southern state of Chiapas. A number of buildings were damaged in Mexico and Guatemala, and landslides occurred along roads in southwest Guatemal...More..

Sen. Graham asks Federal Bureau of Investigation director for briefing on Roger Stone raid
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Sen. Graham asks Federal Bureau of Investigation director for briefing on Roger Stone raid

Stone, a longtime GOP operative who has known President Donald Trump for 40 years, has complained about what he calls the FBI's heavy-handed tactics. Prosecutors wrote in court documents that alerting Stone i...More..

Polar vortex puts US Midwest in a deep freeze
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Polar vortex puts US Midwest in a deep freeze

Temperatures in the Windy City today are reportedly around -14 degrees while parts of the Chicago River have frozen over and could remain below zero from around noon. "They are life-threatening temperatures, an...More..

CBP Announces Biggest Fentanyl Seizure Ever
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

CBP Announces Biggest Fentanyl Seizure Ever

Most of the seized fentanyl with an overall street value of about $3.5 million was in white powder form, but about 2 pounds of it (1 kilogram) was contained in pills. Customs and Border Protection officers said...More..

Britons to get visa-free travel in European Union in no-deal Brexit
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Britons to get visa-free travel in European Union in no-deal Brexit

The draft divorce deal between London and Brussels - rejected by British MPs - sought to defuse any future tensions over Gibraltar when Britain leaves the European Union on March 29. The argument over Gibraltar...More..

Warren Apologizes to Cherokee Nation for DNA Test
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Warren Apologizes to Cherokee Nation for DNA Test

Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) released a DNA test that showed she is as little as 1/1,024 Native American in an attempt to prove that she has Native American ancestry. Warren had repeatedly dealt with questions abou...More..

Over 20 dead in US polar vortex, frostbite amputations feared
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Over 20 dead in US polar vortex, frostbite amputations feared

In some places, it's possible to get frostbite after only a few minutes of skin exposure. Officials across multiple states linked numerous deaths to the frigid air, with the homeless and elderly being among t...More..

Judge Is Considering Gag Order Against Roger Stone
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Judge Is Considering Gag Order Against Roger Stone

Jackson said if she does impose a gag order, Stone would still be free to talk to the media about issues unrelated to the case. Stone's indictment on charges of obstruction, witness tampering, and lying to Co...More..

Russian authorities arrest lawmaker in connection with 2 contract killings
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Russian authorities arrest lawmaker in connection with 2 contract killings

Raul Arashukov was arrested as well later in the day on charges of embezzlement. He became a regional cabinet member at the age of 21. The Investigative Committee said that Raul Arashukov , 59, was suspec...More..

Canada confirms 14th case of diplomat falling mysteriously ill in Cuba
by | Friday, February 01, 2019

Canada confirms 14th case of diplomat falling mysteriously ill in Cuba

Only Canadian and American diplomats have been affected, and the official said that collaboration with the USA on the investigation has been key. Canada will reduce its diplomatic presence in Cuba by half a...More..

Man charged over fake 'slip and fall' insurance claim
by | Friday, February 01, 2019

Man charged over fake 'slip and fall' insurance claim

Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew Carey said, " Fraudulent claims cost everyone and we will aggressively prosecute those who illegally manipulate the system ". CBS New York spoke with Goldinsky after his arr...More..

In reversal, Trump now says he and intel chiefs in agreement
by | Friday, February 01, 2019

In reversal, Trump now says he and intel chiefs in agreement

Mr Pompeo said on Wednesday that North Korea had agreed that the summit would be held at the end of February and that it would be "some place in Asia" . It is done. We are not going to invade North Korea. ...More..