Neo-nazi guilty of murder over Charlottesville riots

Throughout the day, rally participants clashed with community members, anti-racists and anti-fascists across the city. Charlottesville City Councilor Wes Bellamy says he hopes the guilty verdict will allow the city to move forward and to eventually... More..

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British backpacker's disappearance in New Zealand being treated as suspected murder
by | Sunday, December 09, 2018

British backpacker's disappearance in New Zealand being treated as suspected murder

DI Beard said on Saturday: "Sadly the evidence we have gathered at this point of the inquiry has established that this is a homicide". Beard said they "still do not know where Grace is" but they were "determi...More..

Donald Trump Upbeat On China Talks; Aides Downplay Huawei Arrest Friction
by | Sunday, December 09, 2018

Donald Trump Upbeat On China Talks; Aides Downplay Huawei Arrest Friction

Numerous analyses in the Western press have reminded readers that its technological achievements are a source of tremendous pride among China's leaders and people, and that Meng, who is the daughter of Huaw...More..

CIA Director Gina Haspel To Brief Senators On Jamal Khashoggi Killing
by | Thursday, December 06, 2018

CIA Director Gina Haspel To Brief Senators On Jamal Khashoggi Killing

But President Donald Trump and some of his fellow Republicans have argued that Washington should not take action that would risk its relationship with Riyadh, which is viewed as an important counterweight to ...More..

Israeli police recommend indicting PM Netanyahu for bribery in telecom case
by | Monday, December 03, 2018

Israeli police recommend indicting PM Netanyahu for bribery in telecom case

The Israeli attorney-general will now have to decide whether to bring charges in the case. Netanyahu last month was almost forced to call elections after a key partner withdrew from his coalition to protest a...More..

by | Monday, December 03, 2018

NYPD searches for couple after their proposal goes sideways at Times Square

In the footage we see him lie on the ground to look in the grate, no doubt panicking as he fails to find the ring. A couple, identified by the New York Police Department as John and Daniella, were reunited ...More..

Tijuana Mayor Calls for 'ARREST' of Caravan Organizers, Cuts Funding — TAPPED OUT
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Tijuana Mayor Calls for 'ARREST' of Caravan Organizers, Cuts Funding — TAPPED OUT

The other two men who were arrested, ages 38 and 22, were Honduran nationals. Officials say one Border Patrol agent was hospitalized after multiple agents were assaulted by illegal immigrants near Tucson. Exp...More..

Michael Cohen pleads guilty to misleading Congress
by | Friday, November 30, 2018

Michael Cohen pleads guilty to misleading Congress

That's when Trump was repeatedly disavowing commercial ties between himself and Russian Federation and claiming that all contact between his company and Russian Federation had terminated. But after pleading gu...More..

Ivanka Trump Defends Using Private Email Account For Government Work
by | Thursday, November 29, 2018

Ivanka Trump Defends Using Private Email Account For Government Work

Trump did not create a private server in her house or office, no classified information was ever included, the account was never transferred at [the] Trump Organization, and no emails were ever deleted , ' L...More..

UK Lawmakers Seize Cache of Facebook Internal Papers
by | Thursday, November 29, 2018

UK Lawmakers Seize Cache of Facebook Internal Papers

The committee wanted the files, which have been sealed by a California judge, in the hope they would shed light on Facebook's privacy policies. Zuckerberg refused to comply so "it's understood he was esco...More..

Japan's Abe welcomes Brexit deal during phone talk with May
by | Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Japan's Abe welcomes Brexit deal during phone talk with May

Alongside the prime minister's words, the government published a "press rebuttal" blog expanding on her arguments and setting out Britain's plans to pursue a range of post-Brexit trade deals and play an active ...More..

Trump in MS to rally for GOP Sen. Hyde-Smith
by | Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Trump in MS to rally for GOP Sen. Hyde-Smith

The comment prompted outrage in a Deep South state scarred by a history of lynchings, and boosted support for Mike Espy, her Democratic challenger. President Donald Trump, of whom Hyde-Smith has been a vocal ...More..

Manafort lied after pleading guilty, Mueller's team says
by | Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Manafort lied after pleading guilty, Mueller's team says

By pleading guilty, Manafort avoided a second trial on charges that he failed to disclose his lobbying in Washington on behalf of the Ukrainian government, and that he laundered money. But things between the sp...More..

Much of Mexican border crisis 'caused by Trump' - activist
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Much of Mexican border crisis 'caused by Trump' - activist

Mexico's National Migration Institute said that 98 migrants were being deported after they tried to breach the US border. An average of 70,000 vehicles and 20,000 pedestrians cross from Mexico to the United...More..

GM to close Oshawa plant along with four others in U.S.
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

GM to close Oshawa plant along with four others in U.S.

A total of 14,700 factory and white-collar workers will be laid off as a result of the closures. The United Auto Workers union, which represents employees at GM's USA factories, said in an emailed statement t...More..

One person dead, two others hurt after Alabama mall shooting
by | Saturday, November 24, 2018

One person dead, two others hurt after Alabama mall shooting

The shooting at Riverchase Galleria mall in the town Hoover left at least one person dead and two others injured, including a 12-year-old girl who was wounded, local police said in a news conference. "It was te...More..

Evangelist killed by tribe made several trips to forbidden North Sentinel Island
by | Friday, November 23, 2018

Evangelist killed by tribe made several trips to forbidden North Sentinel Island

His initial contacts with the Sentinelese , a tiny tribe of hunter-gatherers who reject contact with the outside world, had not gone well. The MHA added that in visiting the Sentinels on the highly restr...More..

Up to 85 000 children 'dead of starvation or disease in Yemen'
by | Friday, November 23, 2018

Up to 85 000 children 'dead of starvation or disease in Yemen'

The Houthis have said repeatedly that they need stronger security guarantees from the global community that they will be given safe passage through the crippling air and sea blockade the coalition has enforced ...More..

Report on Khashoggi’s death coming in two days, says Trump
by | Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Report on Khashoggi’s death coming in two days, says Trump

He says "as before, there are more questions than answers in this case, with the crime itself and who is behind it". "These individuals who targeted and brutally killed a journalist who resided and worked in th...More..

White House again threatens Jim Acosta's pass; CNN seeks hearing
by | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

White House again threatens Jim Acosta's pass; CNN seeks hearing

Karl does note, in his report, that the White House "reserves the right to revoke Acosta's pass if he violates White House decorum in the future" - giving them the opening to change their mind once again. A...More..

British PM May Seeks Tory Support Amid Dwindling Opposition to Brexit Deal
by | Monday, November 19, 2018

British PM May Seeks Tory Support Amid Dwindling Opposition to Brexit Deal

Some in the Labour Party have called for a second referendum to give the public final say on the Brexit deal . The crisis threatened to destroy the Brexit agreement, unseat the prime minister and send the Un...More..

Woman killed, 47 injured during fuel tax protest, French officials say
by | Monday, November 19, 2018

Woman killed, 47 injured during fuel tax protest, French officials say

French Interior Ministry officials estimated that about 244,000 protesters were involved in several thousand protests around the country, many of them spontaneous. The driver of the vehicle had reportedly accel...More..

Trump says he answered Mueller questions, not his lawyers
by | Monday, November 19, 2018

Trump says he answered Mueller questions, not his lawyers

But it is still possible Mr Mueller may press Mr Trump to answer questions on potential obstruction at some point and whether the President will eventually sit for an interview. Trump's flurry of attacks came...More..

Michelle Obama Shades Melania Trump over Fired White House Staffer
by | Saturday, November 17, 2018

Michelle Obama Shades Melania Trump over Fired White House Staffer

Kimmel asked the famous former White House resident. President Obama said he wasn't able to join her, and Sasha begged off too, busy watching TV. What, were you expecting her to reveal national security s...More..

Difference between new Republicans, Democrats in Congress, in photos
by | Saturday, November 17, 2018

Difference between new Republicans, Democrats in Congress, in photos

That became unnecessary when Republicans lost the House on Election Day, as the race for minority leader is considered much lower stakes than the race to be speaker. John Cornyn as Majority Whip (that positio...More..

Acosta All Smiles After Lawsuit Win: 'Let's Get Back To Work'
by | Saturday, November 17, 2018

Acosta All Smiles After Lawsuit Win: 'Let's Get Back To Work'

Donald Trump's Rules and Regulations of Decorum is in keeping with White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders ominous statement shortly after the court ordered the immediate return of Acosta's badg...More..

NJ couple, homeless man charged after GoFundMe scam
by | Friday, November 16, 2018

NJ couple, homeless man charged after GoFundMe scam

The homeless veteran and couple who raised $400,000 for him through GoFundMe are now facing criminal charges in Burlington County, N.J., where prosecutors say the whole thing was a ruse. Less than an hour after...More..

Mostly Non-Impactful Snow To Start Tuesday
by | Thursday, November 15, 2018

Mostly Non-Impactful Snow To Start Tuesday

Cold weather continues today with brisk northerly winds. Still, the high pressure dominating, keeping the weather front at bay but as the high shift further north, the winds, instead of coming right from the ...More..

Gerard Butler and Miley Cyrus have homes destroyed by wildfires
by | Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Gerard Butler and Miley Cyrus have homes destroyed by wildfires

A number of celebrities also responded to Trump's tweet Saturday. But he has now extended his sympathies to those affected. It is primarily a private residence, and our main concern is with the family who h...More..

At least five killed attempting to flee Northern California wildfire
by | Wednesday, November 14, 2018

At least five killed attempting to flee Northern California wildfire

Eleanor Southwick, 78, evacuated Paradise as the devastating Camp Fire hit the northern California city on Thursday. The threat continued Friday morning, with millions of Californians under "red flag" war...More..

Arizona's U.S. Senate Seat Flips Blue as Sinema Declares Victory
by | Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Arizona's U.S. Senate Seat Flips Blue as Sinema Declares Victory

After a delay in ballot counting following last week's midterm election, Democrat Kyrsten Sinema was officially announced as the victor of Arizona's Senate race on Monday . She shifted to the centre after ...More..

Senator Democrats to take legal action against Whitaker's appointment
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Senator Democrats to take legal action against Whitaker's appointment

Organizers claimed similar events were held in hundreds of places across the country. Matt Whitaker has been named acting US attorney general following the resignation of Attorney General Jeff Sessions . L...More..

Putin and President Trump
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Putin and President Trump

And Trump was not present as the other leaders arrived, walking side-by-side in a sombre, rain-soaked line holding black umbrellas as bells finished tolling. "It says - in English or French - love of nation, de...More..

California Fire Killed at Least 42, Bodies Found in Cars and Homes
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

California Fire Killed at Least 42, Bodies Found in Cars and Homes

The sheriff said that authorities have received more than 500 calls about friends and family members who are missing , and that 107 of them have been located. "We know tens of thousands of residents will be di...More..

Trump lashed by critics after skipping military cemetery visit over rain
by | Sunday, November 11, 2018

Trump lashed by critics after skipping military cemetery visit over rain

Donald Trump has criticised French President Emmanuel Macron for an "insulting" proposal to build up Europe's military to counter the US, China and Russian Federation. President Trump started his Saturday in...More..

Fly Jamaica Airways Plane En Route To Toronto Crash Lands In Guyana
by | Saturday, November 10, 2018

Fly Jamaica Airways Plane En Route To Toronto Crash Lands In Guyana

The Fly Jamaica aircraft crashed upon landing at the CJIA. According to reports, the emergency services at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport knew that the flight, which was headed to Canada, was in troub...More..

Brothel owner Dennis Hof wins seat in Nevada despite being dead
by | Thursday, November 08, 2018

Brothel owner Dennis Hof wins seat in Nevada despite being dead

Democrat Lesia Romanov was left with no living Republican opposition in the race for Nevada's 36th Assembly District - but lost. Hof, who starred in the HBO reality television show " Cathouse " about the pr...More..

President Trump Makes His Final Pitch: It's Time to Vote Republican
by | Wednesday, November 07, 2018

President Trump Makes His Final Pitch: It's Time to Vote Republican

Yet Democrats tempered expectations for a " blue wave ", characterizing the fight for power as a block-by-block slog. But in Indiana, Obama said Republicans were taking credit for the economic renewal tha...More..

Record early in-person voting for N Carolina midterm ending
by | Monday, November 05, 2018

Record early in-person voting for N Carolina midterm ending

The total number of early voters, vote by mail, and grace period ballots in November 2014 was 5,662, including provisional and absentee ballots, according to archived Kendall County election reports. More than ...More..

Trump Slams Kavanaugh Accuser Who Admitted to Lying
by | Monday, November 05, 2018

Trump Slams Kavanaugh Accuser Who Admitted to Lying

The anonymous, undated letter Munro-Leighton referenced was received by Democratic Sen. "Regarding the false sexual-assault allegation she made via her email to the Committee, she said: 'I was angry, and I ...More..