FBI's Andrew McCabe Might Be Fired Days Before Retirement

We have no personnel announcements at this time ", spokeswoman Sarah Isgur Flores said. Firing Mr. McCabe, even on the recommendation of the disciplinary office, would be controversial. But their decision to issue a separate report focusing excl... More..

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Butler Grad Among Five Killed In Sunday's NYC Helicopter Crash
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Butler Grad Among Five Killed In Sunday's NYC Helicopter Crash

The pilot was able to escape the Sunday night crash after the aircraft flipped upside down in the water killing several passengers, officials said. Argentina's NY consulate said Carla Vallejos Blanco was one...More..

Russian exile found dead in UK in unexplained circumstances
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Russian exile found dead in UK in unexplained circumstances

The cause of death is still unknown. Glushkov, who has been an executive at state airline Aeroflot and also worked for Berezovsky's vehicle company LogoVAZ, followed and was granted asylum in 2010. He was a d...More..

Scarborough Calls Out Clinton's Comments in India About Trump Voters
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Scarborough Calls Out Clinton's Comments in India About Trump Voters

Hillary Clinton told an audience in India that the United States did not "deserve" Donald Trump's presidency and these are "perilous times ". Then she again suggested Trump supporters were motivated by a...More..

Meghan Markle Undergoes Kidnap and Rescue Training
by | Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Meghan Markle Undergoes Kidnap and Rescue Training

The royal bride-to-be and her late mother-in-law have both worn the Prince of Wales check , as has Kate. While she won't be present, "those close to Meghan are already betting that the queen will surpris...More..

The US Justice Department just proposed banning rapid-fire 'bump stocks'
by | Monday, March 12, 2018

The US Justice Department just proposed banning rapid-fire 'bump stocks'

In a notice submitted to the Office of Management and Budget, the DOJ recommended the definition of "machine gun" in the National Firearms Act and Gun Control Act be expanded to include bump stock type device...More..

China Minister Says Trade War Would Bring 'Disaster' to World
by | Monday, March 12, 2018

China Minister Says Trade War Would Bring 'Disaster' to World

Increased tariffs triggered an enormous controversy in the worldwide community, the European Union and Japan demanded exceptions for themselves. The tariffs are considered to be targeted at China due to the c...More..

United States allies line up for exemptions from Trump's tariffs
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

United States allies line up for exemptions from Trump's tariffs

The DIHK trade group, BDA employers association, BDI industry group and German Confederation of Skilled Crafts said: "German industry is extremely concerned about the decisionof the USA government to imposed fa...More..

We'll drop our tariffs if you drop yours — Trump to EU
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

We'll drop our tariffs if you drop yours — Trump to EU

Seko said at a news conference following the meeting, "I firmly and clearly expressed my view that this is regrettable". It said it wanted details from Saturday's talks with U.S. In talks, the United States s...More..

Clark County schools take softer line on gun violence walkout
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Clark County schools take softer line on gun violence walkout

High school and middle school principals put together a letter about the walkout, which was due to be sent to parents Friday, Duncan said. And while schools can not suspend students for participating in an un...More..

Supreme Court (SC) permits passive euthanasia
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Supreme Court (SC) permits passive euthanasia

However, on 25 February 2014, a three-judge bench of Supreme Court of India had termed the judgment in the Aruna Shanbaug case to be "inconsistent in itself" and has referred the issue of euthanasia to it...More..

China, Japan, South Korea bristle over US steel, aluminium tariffs
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

China, Japan, South Korea bristle over US steel, aluminium tariffs

Trump also took to Twitter to say the USA had asked China to "develop a plan for the year of a One Billion Dollar reduction in their massive Trade Deficit with the United States". State-run CCTV did not cover T...More..

When clocks change for daylight saving, change smoke detector batteries
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

When clocks change for daylight saving, change smoke detector batteries

He mentioned changing clocks in a satirical essay in 1794 which is why the concept is often mis-attributed to Franklin. Towards the end of the riding season it's easy to put off that bike upgrade you've bee...More..

US may exclude some countries from trade tariffs
by | Friday, March 09, 2018

US may exclude some countries from trade tariffs

Trump has said that steel products coming into the USA will be subject to a 25 per cent tariff, while aluminium will carry a 10 per cent levy. The European Union has drawn up a list of U.S. Wednesday, 107 H...More..

Reports Trump spoke to witnesses over Russian Federation investigation
by | Friday, March 09, 2018

Reports Trump spoke to witnesses over Russian Federation investigation

And Trump told White House officials after Attorney General Jeff Sessions recused himself from the investigation that he needed someone running the Justice Department who would protect him. "It makes it look li...More..

Moon envoys to brief Washington on North Korea agreements
by | Friday, March 09, 2018

Moon envoys to brief Washington on North Korea agreements

It has been decades since conflict between nuclear powers felt as close as it has in recent months. Tomas Ojea Quintana, special rapporteur on human rights in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK),...More..

US President Hosts Israeli Leader
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

US President Hosts Israeli Leader

The opening of the USA embassy is planned for May. Trump also claimed the new U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem will be built very quickly and very inexpensively. The White House has said it is finalizing a peace p...More..

1K children killed in Syrian war this year
by | Wednesday, March 07, 2018

1K children killed in Syrian war this year

Forty-six aid trucks entered Eastern Ghouta on Monday for the first time since the offensive started, but had to cut short their deliveries and leave due to heavy bombardment. The Syrian government has denied...More..

by | Wednesday, March 07, 2018

Another Winter Storm Brewing

Under this band, snowfall rates will be prolific, over 1 inch per hour. Temperatures during the snow event are expected to remain in the 20s even overnight. Officially, 2.3 inches of snow was recorded at the ...More..

by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Britain Prime Minister calls European Union to get on with Brexit vision talks

Forty-eight hours after she delivered her Road to Brexit Mansion House speech neither her Brexiteers nor her Remainers have broken ranks to protest betrayal. "If this is cherry-picking, then every trade relat...More..

Toronto police identify seventh set of human remains in Bruce McArthur case
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Toronto police identify seventh set of human remains in Bruce McArthur case

In a rare move on Monday, Toronto police released a photograph of an unidentified man who investigators believe is another victim of alleged serial killer Bruce McArthur . He refused to detail where the phot...More..

Lamar Jackson: I'm a quarterback, plain and simple
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Lamar Jackson: I'm a quarterback, plain and simple

I thought I did a good job at quarterback". And yet the Wyoming quarterback - who, as you can guess, is white - Is being hailed as the potential number one overall pick, while Jackson has to deal with countle...More..

Dozens dead in attacks in Burkina Faso
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Dozens dead in attacks in Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso's Army Chief of Staff Headquarters and French embassy in Ouagadougou on Friday were hit by vehicle bomb attacks , which left 16 people dead and over 90 injured, the Minister of Security Clemen...More..

Congress MP V Hanumanth Rao incites K Chandrasekhar Rao and PM Modi
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Congress MP V Hanumanth Rao incites K Chandrasekhar Rao and PM Modi

Within days of proposing a "non-Congress, non-BJP front, Telangana Chief Minister and Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) chief K Chandrasekhar Rao has received support from several political parties including th...More..

Uncertain future for US 'Dreamer' immigrants as deadline passes
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Uncertain future for US 'Dreamer' immigrants as deadline passes

Despite Trump's imposed deadline, court orders have postponed the end of the program, and have left Congress lacking a sense of urgency to come up with a solution. Members of the Border Network for Human Righ...More..

Iran calls on US, Europe to scrap nuclear weapons
by | Monday, March 05, 2018

Iran calls on US, Europe to scrap nuclear weapons

Le Drian plans to pay a visit to Iran on Monday to hold talks with senior Iranian authorities. European and Iranian officials already met last month at the Munich Security Conference, where they addressed Ira...More..

Weather warning in Louth downgraded to orange
by | Sunday, March 04, 2018

Weather warning in Louth downgraded to orange

Galway Bay fm newsroom - Storm Emma is continuing to pass over Ireland bringing heavy snowfall and strong winds. "Snow turning to rain/sleet and easing early Saturday". Today Taoiseach Leo Varadkar said the r...More..

BJP used money, muscle power to win Tripura elections
by | Sunday, March 04, 2018

BJP used money, muscle power to win Tripura elections

Rampada Jamatia (Bagma), Dilip Kumar Das (Barjala), Diba Chandra Hrangkhawl (Karamchara), Ashish Kumar Saha (Bordowali), Ratan Chakraborty (Khayerpur), Atul Debbarma (Krishnapur), Sushanta Chowdhury (Majlishpur...More..

John Kelly renews defense in wake of Rob Porter abuse scandal
by | Sunday, March 04, 2018

John Kelly renews defense in wake of Rob Porter abuse scandal

Mr. Kelly did not say what was in the initial cache of information sent by the F.B.I. last March, or what the bureau sent in subsequent bundles in July and November, delivered after the White House had requeste...More..

Take That, Colonizer: South Africa to Seize All White-Owned Land
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Take That, Colonizer: South Africa to Seize All White-Owned Land

The motion, brought by the EFF leader Julius Malema, was adopted with a vote of 241 in support, and 83 against. Mr Malema said the time for "reconciliation is over". Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF ) will ...More..

Joseph Yun to Retire as Senior US Diplomat for North Korea
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Joseph Yun to Retire as Senior US Diplomat for North Korea

Joseph Yun, the chief USA nuclear negotiator and proponent of dialogue with North Korea in the Trump administration, is resigning at the end of the week. He was an advocate for diplomacy in dealing with Pyongya...More..

Brother of Pakistan's ousted PM becomes head of ruling party
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Brother of Pakistan's ousted PM becomes head of ruling party

The party's meeting also approved the appointment of Nawaz Sharif as its leader for life. However, in a tweet, Maryam Nawaz, daughter of the former prime minister, announced: "PMLN elects Nawaz Sharif as ...More..

Encounter between militants, security forces in Bandipora
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Encounter between militants, security forces in Bandipora

In the wee hours of Thursday, a Lashkar militant was killed in an gun fight in Hajin area of the Bandipora disttrict, police said. It was around 5 am when the militants hiding in the area started firing at th...More..

DFS Requests Information on Deutsche, Other Banks' Dealings With Jared Kushner
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

DFS Requests Information on Deutsche, Other Banks' Dealings With Jared Kushner

Harris was tapped to advise Trump officials on infrastructure - but also had several sitdowns with Kushner where the two men talked about a possible White House job for Harris, The Times reported . The New Y...More..

Iran lauds Russian veto of UN Yemen resolution as
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Iran lauds Russian veto of UN Yemen resolution as "defeat for US"

On Monday, Russia blocked in the UN Security Council a Britain-drafted resolution, which slammed Iran's "non-compliance" with the UN sanctions regime that embargoes arms to the Shiite Houthi militants in Yemen....More..

Turkey Welcomes UN Ceasefire Resolution on Syria
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Turkey Welcomes UN Ceasefire Resolution on Syria

Air strikes and shelling on Sunday killed four people in eastern Ghouta and injured 27 others, it said . Eastern Ghouta has remained under a crippling regime siege for the last five years, which has br...More..

Israel arrests family of detained Palestinian teen
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Israel arrests family of detained Palestinian teen

There are altogether 20 Palestinians arrested during the raids, including minors and an injured boy. Israeli soldiers had shot Muhammad in the face with a rubber-coated steel bullet in December, during demons...More..

Procession for Billy Graham held in his hometown
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Procession for Billy Graham held in his hometown

Graham grew up in a house on a dairy farm in Charlotte on Park Road. "This is amazingly well designed with the animation". Graham had the ear of presidents and the eyes of millions on him, but his family me...More..

PM in Turkmenistan to join TAPI gas pipeline inauguration
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

PM in Turkmenistan to join TAPI gas pipeline inauguration

Among hundreds of guests attending the ceremony were President of Turkmenistan Kurbanguly Berdymukhamedov, Prime Minister of Pakistan Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and India's Minister of State for External Affairs M....More..

Barnaby Joyce announces resignation as Nationals leader, deputy PM
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Barnaby Joyce announces resignation as Nationals leader, deputy PM

Joyce had resisted calls to resign as leader of the National Party and thus as deputy prime minister since news of his long-running affair with his media adviser, 33-year-old Vikki Campion , broke nearly two...More..