Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu 'to be charged over corruption'

In a last-ditch effort to prevent the public release of an indictment, Netanyahu's Likud party petitioned the Supreme Court to have it delayed until after the elections. On Thursday his plan lay in ruins, as Mandelblit gave the nod for the PM to be... More..

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Cohen Hearing erupts in argument over racism
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Cohen Hearing erupts in argument over racism

Mark Meadows (R-N.C.) brought out Lynne Patton , a Black woman and Trump-appointee, as proof that the President likes the Blacks. Meadows then withdrew his request. "To my colleague, Mr. Meadows, that was...More..

Washington Post Editorial Board Rips ‘Defective’ Trump With Cohen Hearing Takeaway
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Washington Post Editorial Board Rips ‘Defective’ Trump With Cohen Hearing Takeaway

At Wednesday's hearing Cohen said Trump never explicitly told him to lie to Congress about the Moscow skyscraper negotiations. That payment could amount to an illegal in-kind contribution by Cohen to the ca...More..

Dictator's Dilemma: Could Kim Jong Un survive prosperity
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

Dictator's Dilemma: Could Kim Jong Un survive prosperity

Kim's armored train arrived Tuesday morning at a station in a border town with China, with the leader proceeding to Hanoi in a Mercedes-Benz limousine. According to Lewis, the North Koreans have every reason ...More..

Mother and adult daughter charged with killing 5 relatives in Bucks County
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

Mother and adult daughter charged with killing 5 relatives in Bucks County

Police found a Pennsylvania woman and her adult daughter in an apartment with the bodies of five relatives they had killed , including three children, authorities said Tuesday. Officials say the bodies were ...More..

Ivanka Trump Doesn't Understand How The Minimum Wage Works
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

Ivanka Trump Doesn't Understand How The Minimum Wage Works

Ed Markey of MA introduced a Green New Deal on February 7. Ocasio-Cortez, a self-described democratic socialist, is advocating, among other things, for a $15 baseline minimum wage . And that's great Ivan...More..

Russian official accuses United States of preparing military intervention in Venezuela
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

Russian official accuses United States of preparing military intervention in Venezuela

US Vice President Mike Pence on Monday met Guaido and Colombian President Ivan Duque in Bogota for an emergency summit to focus on the Venezuelan crisis. Maduro has accused the United States of using aid as a p...More..

Iran's President Rejects Resignation of Moderate Ally Javad Zarif
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

Iran's President Rejects Resignation of Moderate Ally Javad Zarif

The incident highlighted tensions between Zarif and his allies in the government and more hard-line elements within Iran's broader power structure. Zarif, whose Monday's resignation was rejected by Rouha...More..

Egypt railcar crash, fire at central Cairo station kills 25
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

Egypt railcar crash, fire at central Cairo station kills 25

Eyewitnesses report that the platform was packed as the train came speeding into the station. Another showed men and women running and searching for exits after the explosion. The latest disaster led to the...More..

Most Senior Catholic Cleric Convicted Of Sex Abuse Goes To Prison
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

Most Senior Catholic Cleric Convicted Of Sex Abuse Goes To Prison

Pell's guilty verdict was revealed in Australia on Tuesday after a court suppression order was dropped. That team represented Pell through two weeks of committal hearings, preparations and court appearances...More..

'Tiniest baby boy' ever sent home leaves Tokyo hospital
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

'Tiniest baby boy' ever sent home leaves Tokyo hospital

He is believed to be the smallest surviving baby boy in the world, surpassing a Germany baby who was born weighing 9.6 ounces in 2009. A baby boy was born at around 9 and a half ounces - the smallest male on ...More..

Jody Wilson-Raybould's testimony on SNC-Lavalin affair, political reaction
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

Jody Wilson-Raybould's testimony on SNC-Lavalin affair, political reaction

What Wilson-Raybould's testimony drives home is that she reached the conclusion that she should not intervene with the prosecution service quite early; that she emphasized to the PM and his office that her deci...More..

Pastor Lukau’s resurrected man ‘arrested’ and exposed by old employer
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

Pastor Lukau’s resurrected man ‘arrested’ and exposed by old employer

But the said "resurrection of the dead" has been widely ridiculed and condemned by many people in and around South Africa. They are also reported to have placed " Black Phoenix stickers on their private car"...More..

Indian jets downed over Kashmir by Pakistan
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

Indian jets downed over Kashmir by Pakistan

The government said that it expects the "immediate and safe return" of an Indian Air Force pilot. Anthony H. Cordesman, a security expert at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, said the Genev...More..

Air Canada temporarily suspends flights to India following downed jets
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

Air Canada temporarily suspends flights to India following downed jets

The statement said Indian troops "retaliated for effect" and claimed to have destroyed five Pakistani posts. "It's a very serious situation, and any further escalation can be risky", he added. Local officials...More..

Donald Trump to delay China tariff hike after
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

Donald Trump to delay China tariff hike after "substantial progress"

The Trump administration's decision to hold off on a March 2 increase in punitive duties on $200 billion worth of Chinese spurred buying Monday. The talks ran from Thursday to Sunday after being extended for ...More..

N to file appeal against IHC decision rejecting Nawaz's bail
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

N to file appeal against IHC decision rejecting Nawaz's bail

Further, he told IHC that the medical board has suggested angiography. "No unique circumstances could be proven in Nawaz's case", it added. Sharif, 69, has been serving a seven-year jail term in Lahore's...More..

by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

Air Canada suspends service to Delhi as tensions rise on Asian subcontinent

One pilot had been arrested, he said . Both armies accused the other of shelling villages and opposition army posts across the line of control that separates Indian and Pakistani controlled Kashmir . Indian...More..

Ice Tsunami: Photos & Videos
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

Ice Tsunami: Photos & Videos

According to the New York Power Authority (NYPA), the ice boom did not break and acted as it was designed - to submerge in high-wind, high-water events so ice can flow over it. This prompted evacuations on Su...More..

by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

Egypt train fire: Deadly blaze at Cairo's main railway station

Egyptian state TV confirmed the figures. Rescuers were battling to save casualties on Wednesday morning after the major fire, but the death toll from the accident is "likely to rise". Egypt's transportation m...More..

Kim Kardashian Takes A Stand Against The
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

Kim Kardashian Takes A Stand Against The "Momo Challenge"

A WhatsApp game called the " Momo Challenge " has recently resurfaced in the United Kingdom. " The momo challenge is a form of cyberbullying where momo asks to be contacted through a social media site and ...More..

Venezuelan military deserters willing to return to fight Maduro
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

Venezuelan military deserters willing to return to fight Maduro

Nebenzia said that USA sanctions on Venezuela were created to bring the country to a " state of destitution " as a pretext to trigger a " humanitarian intervention " and regime change to install a government ...More..

Britain has warmest winter day as temperature soars to 20.6C
by | Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Britain has warmest winter day as temperature soars to 20.6C

The unseasonably warm weather arrives just 12 months on from when the Beast from the East blasted the country with snow and freezing conditions. The 20.3C at Trawsgoed is also the highest temperature recorded...More..

GOP Candidate Harris Will Not Run in NC Election Re-Do, Cites Health
by | Wednesday, February 27, 2019

GOP Candidate Harris Will Not Run in NC Election Re-Do, Cites Health

Harris has been recovering from a serious infection that led to sepsis and two strokes. Harris had led Democrat Dan McCready by just 905 votes after November's election, but the outcome was never certifie...More..

Pastor Lukau admits lying on ‘resurrection’ miracle: Faces probe over stunt
by | Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Pastor Lukau admits lying on ‘resurrection’ miracle: Faces probe over stunt

South African company, Kings and Queens Funeral Services, says it will will take legal action over the "damage to its reputation" after a South African pastor Alpha Lukau used its hearse while performing a st...More..

Security Tightened At Vietnam Border Station Ahead Of Kim Jong Un's Visit
by | Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Security Tightened At Vietnam Border Station Ahead Of Kim Jong Un's Visit

The school initially had just four classrooms accommodating 120 children, but according to Thanh, "I was very happy and proud to be one of the first teachers of the school, because it was probably the most attr...More..

Pakistan claims responsibility for shooting down two Indian aircraft
by | Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Pakistan claims responsibility for shooting down two Indian aircraft

Fighter jets patrolled the skies above Srinagar, the capital of disputed Kashmir , throughout Tuesday night as India and Pakistan traded mortar fire a few hundred miles away at the ceasefire border. The stri...More..

Two Indian fighter pilots killed in jet crash
by | Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Two Indian fighter pilots killed in jet crash

According to reports, the plane crashed due to a technical fault. However, the identity of the deceased could not be confirmed immediately and more details and an official confirmation are awaited. The retali...More..

Innocent US man gets $30m after 38 years in jail
by | Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Innocent US man gets $30m after 38 years in jail

In 2018, Coley was granted a smaller payout. Coley was reportedly already paid $ 2 million by the state past year, calculated as $140 for each of the 13,991 days he was held "illegally behind bars, away from...More..

LA-bound train passengers stranded for 36 hours in snow in Oregon
by | Wednesday, February 27, 2019

LA-bound train passengers stranded for 36 hours in snow in Oregon

Sunday outside Oakridge, 1,200 feet high in the Cascade Range as a snowstorm descended on the region. None of the passengers are injured, but the situation has grown worse due to more snow fall and more falle...More..