Boris Johnson quit? Burka ban comments ruled not criminal

Boris Johnson made the comments in his column in the Daily Telegraph as he talked about the introduction of a burka ban in Denmark. Speaking on the BBC's World At One, the MP for Beaconsfield said: "If he was to become leader of the party, I won... More..

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Student Poses With Alligator In Graduation PHOTOS
by | Thursday, August 09, 2018

Student Poses With Alligator In Graduation PHOTOS

Noland, who will be graduating from A&M this week with a degree in Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences, worked with Tex every day since she arrived in Beaumont. The star attraction at the facility is a gargantuan b...More..

Manafort’s Lawyers Get Personal As Rick Gates’s Testimony Wraps Up
by | Thursday, August 09, 2018

Manafort’s Lawyers Get Personal As Rick Gates’s Testimony Wraps Up

Gates' testimony concluded Wednesday following three days worth of questioning, during which he detailed how he and Manafort had 15 undisclosed foreign bank accounts and falsifying bank accounts. Mr Gates plead...More..

by | Thursday, August 09, 2018

Indonesia quake deaths top 130

Almost 1500 people have been hospitalised with serious injuries from Sunday's quake and more than 156,000 have been displaced due to the extensive damage to thousands of homes. Indonesia is located on the Pacif...More..

Former Malaysian PM faces new charge of money laundering
by | Thursday, August 09, 2018

Former Malaysian PM faces new charge of money laundering

Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has thanked Indonesian President Joko Widodo and the Indonesian government for their assistance in handing over to Malaysia the " Equanimity " which the Indonesian aut...More..

Hamas fighter killed as Israel strikes Gaza after rockets fired from enclave
by | Thursday, August 09, 2018

Hamas fighter killed as Israel strikes Gaza after rockets fired from enclave

Israel's military on Thursday warned Hamas against a further escalation in violence, and Israeli media said officials were considering evacuating residents from areas near the Gaza border. They also demand an e...More..

US senators, on Moscow trip, invite Russian lawmakers to Washington
by | Thursday, August 09, 2018

US senators, on Moscow trip, invite Russian lawmakers to Washington

Today, I met with Chairman Kosachev, and we agreed on the importance of continued dialogue. "I think this is incredibly important, " Paul said after the high-profile sit-down. The head of the Russian Foreign ...More..

At the epicentre of the Lombok natural disaster, villagers cry out for help
by | Thursday, August 09, 2018

At the epicentre of the Lombok natural disaster, villagers cry out for help

Volunteers and rescue personnel erected more temporary shelters for the tens of thousands left homeless on Lombok by the magnitude 7.0 quake on Sunday evening. Amid collapsed homes, most hotels seemed to have...More..

Trump to Impose Sanctions on Russia Nerve Agent Attack on Ex-Spy
by | Thursday, August 09, 2018

Trump to Impose Sanctions on Russia Nerve Agent Attack on Ex-Spy

Per BBC , US investigators have determined the country is behind the March 4 poisoning of Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia Skripal, who were found unconscious on a bench in Salisbury, England. Also in Mar...More..

At the US Embassy in Moscow found Russian spy
by | Thursday, August 09, 2018

At the US Embassy in Moscow found Russian spy

A female employee came under suspicion following a routine security sweep by the State Department - it found she was having regular unauthorised meetings with the Russian intelligence agency FSB. The reports co...More..

Trump warns nations from trading with Iran amid US sanctions
by | Thursday, August 09, 2018

Trump warns nations from trading with Iran amid US sanctions

The EU has revived legislation meant to insulate European companies doing business with Iran from United States sanctions, instructing them not to comply with Washington's demands, and providing a mechanism t...More..

Dead baby found floating near Brooklyn Bridge
by | Thursday, August 09, 2018

Dead baby found floating near Brooklyn Bridge

No parent or guardian was present at the scene and the child showed no signs of trauma, police said. "She just called me over and said there was a baby in the water". Police arrived on the scene minutes later...More..

Russia: Saudi Arabia has right to reject Canada's interference
by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Russia: Saudi Arabia has right to reject Canada's interference

Canada sparked fury in Riyadh last week when it called for the "immediate release" of rights campaigners, including award-winning women's rights activist Samar Badawi, the sister of jailed blogger Raif Badawi. ...More..

Collins and son charged with insider trading
by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Collins and son charged with insider trading

Prosecutors say Cameron Collins then passed the information along to Zarsky, who made a trade. "Yeah, on his stock tip", the same unnamed lawmaker replied, according to the Hill . The Office of Congressional...More..

Alex Jones 'hasn’t violated our rules — Twitter CEO
by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Alex Jones 'hasn’t violated our rules — Twitter CEO

Jack Dorsey explained on Tuesday why both remain on the platform. Twitter/RealAlexJonesThe drive to keep Alex Jones off the major online platforms may have had some unintended consequences-at least temporar...More..

by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Paul Manafort trial Day 7

The judge then brought the trial to a standstill late Tuesday afternoon, calling a brief recess. Defense attorneys then used several hours of cross-examination to try to damage Gates' credibility in the eyes ...More..

by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Trump's China Trade War Just Escalated by $16 Billion

China's July exports rose 12.2 percent from a year earlier, beating forecasts for a 10 percent increase according to the latest Reuters poll, and up from a 11.2 percent gain in June. Still, there's little si...More..

OH race too close to call, but Trump claims victory
by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

OH race too close to call, but Trump claims victory

Trump visited Ohio's 12th District on Saturday and appeared on stage with Balderson at a rally created to jolt conservatives into turning out to vote in an election that will gauge where the Republican Party s...More..

Acting President Osinbajo sacks DSS Boss Lawal Daura
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Acting President Osinbajo sacks DSS Boss Lawal Daura

In a statement by his media aide, Professor Osinbajo described the takeover as unlawful and unauthorised, vowing to ensure everyone involved is disciplined. At the start of the siege, everyone, including lawmak...More..

Parents jailed for selling son to Paedophiles
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Parents jailed for selling son to Paedophiles

On Monday, the same German court sentenced a Spanish pedophile, Javier Gonzalez Diaz, to 10 years behind bars for paying the parents to sexually abuse the same boy over and over again. He also made serious accu...More..

California firefighters battling worst blaze in the state's history
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

California firefighters battling worst blaze in the state's history

Twin wildfires in California, known as the Mendocino Complex Fire, have grown to become the largest active wildfire in state history, officials say. The Ranch Fire , north of Clear Lake, over the last two da...More..

Gates testifies millions of dollars moved through shell companies, accounts in Cyprus
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Gates testifies millions of dollars moved through shell companies, accounts in Cyprus

Manafort?" asked the prosecutor. On Tuesday, Gates also testified about "modified" invoices for payments to US vendors that he said he created at Manafort's request. That's but a drop in the ocean of the ro...More..

M Karunanidhi: Veteran Indian politician dies at 94
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

M Karunanidhi: Veteran Indian politician dies at 94

Mr Karunanidhi was admitted to Kauvery Hospital on July 28 after suffering a drop in his blood pressure and a urinary tract infection. His popularity rivalled that of J. Karunanidhi entered politics at the...More..

Saudi Arabia orders all of its foreign university students to leave Canada
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Saudi Arabia orders all of its foreign university students to leave Canada

On Monday, Freeland doubled down on the position by saying Canadians expect their government's foreign policy to be guided by their values. Meanwhile, Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Media said in a tweet earlie...More..

Brooklyn nail salon brawl over botched eyebrow wax sparks protests, racism accusations
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Brooklyn nail salon brawl over botched eyebrow wax sparks protests, racism accusations

Ultimately, the three customers were treated like animals . According to News12 in Brooklyn, Christina Thomas , 21, went to New Red Apple Nails on Friday night for a manicure, pedicure, and eyebrow wax. T...More..

9-year-old boy robbed at gunpoint while selling lemonade, police say
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

9-year-old boy robbed at gunpoint while selling lemonade, police say

That little boy will never be the same", Smith said. "We also found a black-colored handgun we believe was the handgun that was used, turns out it was a BB gun". The money will go toward the purchase of a ridin...More..

Stephen Curry ready to see LeBron James even more often
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Stephen Curry ready to see LeBron James even more often

She added that there was "no racial intent" in her remarks, claiming that "false, defamatory charges of racism are a transparent attempt to immunize entertainment and sports elites from scrutiny and criticism"....More..

Israel fires into Gaza after Palestinian attack
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Israel fires into Gaza after Palestinian attack

United Nations officials have called for the blockade to be lifted, citing deteriorating humanitarian conditions in the Palestinian enclave run by Islamist movement Hamas where 80 per cent of the two million po...More..

Iran Says It's Willing To Talk With US 'Right Now' Amid Sanctions
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Iran Says It's Willing To Talk With US 'Right Now' Amid Sanctions

Further sanctions targeting Iran's oil sector and central bank are to be reimposed in early November. Oil was trading at $74 per barrel of Brent benchmark, while the US West Texas Intermediate stood at $69.77...More..

Trump Acknowledges Son Sought Clinton Dirt From Russians
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Trump Acknowledges Son Sought Clinton Dirt From Russians

When the story of the meeting broke wide open in July of past year, Trump Jr. quickly issued a statement - which was dictated by his father - that the meeting had been about Russian adoption . Legal experts ...More..