Putin pledges to send Syria missiles, enraging Israel and US

The Russian president also informed Assad of the S-300 delivery, it said . Moscow has laid the blame squarely on the shoulders of Israel, saying the Israeli jets were intentionally flying close to the Russian plane, leading to the case of mistak... More..

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by | Tuesday, September 25, 2018

New Zealand's 'First Baby' attends UN General Assembly meeting

Whether or not Neve will make more appearances at other official events in NY isn't known. When asked it was harder to run a country or take a 3-month-old on a 17-hour flight, Ardern replied: "It felt at th...More..

Immigrants on U.S. food stamps may be denied green cards
by | Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Immigrants on U.S. food stamps may be denied green cards

Hundreds of thousands of low-income children and other members of low-income legal immigrant families could drop out of public programs providing healthcare, nutrition and housing assistance due to a controve...More..

European Union Sets Up Payment System with Iran to Maintain Trade
by | Tuesday, September 25, 2018

European Union Sets Up Payment System with Iran to Maintain Trade

The news comes as Rouhani and other world leaders are gathering in New York City for the United Nations General Assembly, where President Trump is expected to ask global officials to impose sanctions on Iran ov...More..

Vatican announces historic China accord to appoint bishops
by | Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Vatican announces historic China accord to appoint bishops

Antoine Camilleri, the Holy See's undersecretary for relations with states , and Wang Chao, China's deputy minister for foreign affairs, the Vatican said in a statement. The Vatican recognized another bishop, ...More..

USA sanctions China for buying Russian arms
by | Tuesday, September 25, 2018

USA sanctions China for buying Russian arms

United in their resentment of America's global influence, China and Russian Federation have sought in recent years to tighten up their ties and this month conducted week-long joint military drills in Moscow's l...More..

Not my brother's keeper: six siblings speak out against Republican candidate
by | Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Not my brother's keeper: six siblings speak out against Republican candidate

Pete Gosar , another sibling who ran unsuccessfully as a candidate for governor of Wyoming in 2014, does not appear in the ad, though he has publicly criticized his brother's views in the past. In the new ad, ...More..

Judge Brett Kavanugh’s alleged sexual assault accuser has until Friday to testify
by | Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Judge Brett Kavanugh’s alleged sexual assault accuser has until Friday to testify

Graham, who is a member of the Judiciary committee, tweeted Monday that there are "no boundaries" when it comes to stopping President Donald Trump . It is being replaced by a game of delay, deception, and whol...More..

Two-headed SNAKE with DOUBLE BITE discovered in woman’s garden
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Two-headed SNAKE with DOUBLE BITE discovered in woman’s garden

Such finds are "exceptionally rare because they just don't live that long", Virginia's state herpetologist, J.D. Kleopfer wrote in a Facebook posting. The baby copperhead is no longer at the Wildlife Center...More..

Teenager survives 49 days adrift in the Pacific Ocean, rescued off Guam
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Teenager survives 49 days adrift in the Pacific Ocean, rescued off Guam

According to The Washington Post , the Indonesian teenager was working as a lamp keeper on a small, floating fishing hut (known as a rompong ) when a storm caused the line that tethered his raft in place to...More..

Trump attacks 'totally political' investigation of new Kavanaugh allegations
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Trump attacks 'totally political' investigation of new Kavanaugh allegations

Smyth and Leland Ingham Keyser . Beyond his ascension into the highest court in the United States, questions have come up about Kavanaugh's current employment. The former friend who was married to the male...More..

'Particular designation'? Ecuador reportedly mulled sending Assange as a diplomat to Russian Federation
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

'Particular designation'? Ecuador reportedly mulled sending Assange as a diplomat to Russian Federation

However, the plan was scrapped as it was deemed too risky. Thus, the WikiLeaks founder can not depart the Ecuadorian Embassy, as shall be instantly detained by the London police. elections. 'I, Julian Assange...More..

Iran warns US, Israel to expect a ‘devastating’ revenge
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Iran warns US, Israel to expect a ‘devastating’ revenge

Four gunmen reportedly wearing military uniforms opened fire on troops taking part in the event , bystanders, and a viewing stand for officials. The attack was claimed by an Ahvaz separatist group on an oppos...More..

by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Corbyn says he would support second Brexit referendum

And he indicated that even if the decision on the European Union was put to the public in a referendum, the choice would be between accepting a deal or returning to the negotiating table rather than the option ...More..

Dallas police fire Officer Amber Guyger
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Dallas police fire Officer Amber Guyger

She parked on the fourth floor, instead of the third, where she lived, according to the affidavit, possibly suggesting that she was confused or disoriented. Police said Guyger, who was dressed in full uniform, ...More..

North Dakota Senate candidate: Kavanaugh allegation 'absurd'
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

North Dakota Senate candidate: Kavanaugh allegation 'absurd'

Biden chaired the Senate Judiciary Committee in 1991 when Hill gave testimony alleging sexual harassment by then-Supreme Court nominee Clarence Thomas. The only way the FBI could further probe the Kavanaugh all...More..

Walmart warns Trump that new China tariffs could mean price hikes
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Walmart warns Trump that new China tariffs could mean price hikes

Clearly, a negative development for the sake of the world economy, as it increases uncertainty for companies and risks hurting global trade if these trade restrictions are made permanent. Meanwhile, United St...More..

Jeremy Corbyn says Britain 'could well be looking towards a general election'
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Jeremy Corbyn says Britain 'could well be looking towards a general election'

Demonstrators waved European Union flags and placards reading "Theresa May, we have the final say" and "A People's Vote - For the Many" as they marched through the city to the conference hall. He added: "We've ...More..

by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Russian Federation to send advanced S-300 missile defense systems to Syria

Israel regularly carries out strikes in Syria against Assad's government, its Lebanese ally Hezbollah and Iranian targets. Syria's armed forces, long dependent on outdated S-200 air defenses, will now receiv...More..

Trade war: China pulls out of talks with the United States over tariffs
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Trade war: China pulls out of talks with the United States over tariffs

Released on Monday by the official Xinhua news agency , Facts About the China-US Trade Dispute and China's Stance , is the first comprehensive document from President Xi Jinping's administration on the new ec...More..

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein reportedly resigns
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein reportedly resigns

The New York Times first reported that in 2017, Rosenstein had proposed secretly recording Trump and suggested his removal from office. A Justice Department spokesperson conceded that Rosenstein di...More..

Lawyer says woman doesn't recall attending party
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Lawyer says woman doesn't recall attending party

The hearing will center on Ford's allegation that Kavanaugh forced himself on her in an " attempted rape " at a party in high school. Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senat...More..

McDonnell: new Brexit referendum should not include remain option
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

McDonnell: new Brexit referendum should not include remain option

The party's leadership was facing increasing pressure to support another vote on the Brexit deal and both Mr Corbyn and deputy leader Tom Watson conceded they would bow to party members if they explicitly bac...More..

Upset as Maldives ousts authoritarian president
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Upset as Maldives ousts authoritarian president

Ahamed Fiasal, a 39-year-old IT business owner who voted for Solih, said the election result was surprising because "no one thought that Yameen would lose like this". Voting has started in the Maldives in a pre...More..

Sailor injured during solo Golden Globe Race rescued in Indian Ocean
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Sailor injured during solo Golden Globe Race rescued in Indian Ocean

Mr Tomy was confined to his bunk at the mid-point between South Africa and Australia , just inside the huge Indian Ocean zone for which Australia has rescue... Mr Tomy's boat has been floating about 1,900 mile...More..

24 killed, dozens wounded in 'terrorist' attack in Iran
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

24 killed, dozens wounded in 'terrorist' attack in Iran

The deputy head of the Revolutionary Guards accused Saudi Arabia, Israel and the United States of masterminding the attack and promised they would face repercussions. "This crime is a continuation of the pl...More..

Hunt on for Australian driver seen mowing down emus
by | Sunday, September 23, 2018

Hunt on for Australian driver seen mowing down emus

He has also been charged with using his mobile phone while driving, as well as speeding. The sickening footage shows the man behind the wheel of a white 4WD hurtling down a remote road at nearly 120km/h, chas...More..

#WhyIDidntReport Is the Most Powerful Reaction to Trump's Comments About Sexual Assault
by | Sunday, September 23, 2018

#WhyIDidntReport Is the Most Powerful Reaction to Trump's Comments About Sexual Assault

Ford "accepts the committee's request to provide her first-hand knowledge of Brett Kavanaugh's sexual misconduct next week", said a message from her lawyers to the Senate Judiciary Committee, US media reporte...More..

Aiding Mueller probe, ex-Trump lawyer says
by | Sunday, September 23, 2018

Aiding Mueller probe, ex-Trump lawyer says

The news was originally reported by ABC, which said the 52-year-old NY lawyer and businessman "has participated over the last month in multiple interview sessions lasting for hours" with Mueller's team. "If C...More..

Several members of Iran's elite military guard killed in parade gun attack
by | Sunday, September 23, 2018

Several members of Iran's elite military guard killed in parade gun attack

Gunmen disguised as soldiers attacked the annual Iranian military parade Saturday in the country's oil-rich southwest, killing several people and wounding otehrs in the bloodiest assault to strike the country i...More..