One of Australia's deadliest snakes photobombs mother's picture of toddler

At the time, they had been waiting on the driveway in Victoria's Wimmera district, for Molly's older siblings to return from school. As mentioned before Molly came out unscathed but her mother said "it was a good reminder that snakes are still acti... More..

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Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, was paid by Russian Federation
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, was paid by Russian Federation

In 2006, Manafort reportedly signed a $10 million annual contract with Deripaska and continued his association with the billionaire until at least 2009. In fact, Manafort was campaign chairman from March to Aug...More..

Kulgam: Terrorists open fire on policemen deployed to handle stone pelting
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Kulgam: Terrorists open fire on policemen deployed to handle stone pelting

Inspector-General Syed Javaid Mujtaba Gillani said the gunbattle began Tuesday after police and soldiers cordoned off the southern town of Chadoora following a tip that at least one militant was hiding in a hou...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Five parties are favorites in Bulgaria's parliamentary election - commission

Only Korneliya Ninova, leader of BSP, declared that her party would not participate in a coalition with GERB, but promised that if GERB failed to form a cabinet, BSP would try to do that "for the sake of countr...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

UN's Zeid says Iraq must avoid civilian deaths in west Mosul

He said: "I think the only people who would say that are ISIS sympathisers or people who don't like the use of USA military force anywhere in the world". And that decision can be made quickly by commanders on ...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Korea's Park says 'sorry' as she undergoes questioning

Homes have been found for two of the nine dogs former South Korean president Park Geun-hye left behind when she was forced out of office over a corruption scandal. Yoo was a legal adviser to Park's Saenuri Part...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Trump's Former Campaign Manager Agrees To Testify In Russia Probe

The Republican lawmaker indicated that the Trump team itself was not the target of surveillance, but that it had been subjected to "incidental" data collection. Clearly it had to do with the events of this week...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Thousands march in London against Brexit

European Union leaders will renew their vows on the 60th anniversary of the troubled bloc's founding treaties Saturday at a special summit in Rome created to show unity despite Britain's looming divorce. Gree...More..

Ryan says Congress awaiting new Russia documents
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Ryan says Congress awaiting new Russia documents

Asked if he has reached out to Democrats on health care, Ryan said , "No, I'm trying to get this bill passed", he said of the American Health Care Act (AHCA), which lacked enough support to pass the lower cham...More..

Fighters blow themselves up with grenade in Bangladesh
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Fighters blow themselves up with grenade in Bangladesh

Bangladesh policemen guard a road outside a militant hideout in the country's Moulvibazar district, about 200 km northeast of capital Dhaka, Bangladesh, on March 29, 2017. Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (...More..

Trump Administration Tried To Prevent Sally Yates From Testifying
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Trump Administration Tried To Prevent Sally Yates From Testifying

Nunes' committee is now investigating reports that Moscow attempted to sway the election in Trump's favor, as well as allegations that members of Trump's campaign may have conspired with the Kremlin to that end...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Federal judge in Hawaii extends injunction halting travel ban

A federal judge in Hawaii grants the state's request for a longer term halt of the revised travel ban executive order. The U.S. Justice Department focused its arguments on the travel ban's minimal impact ...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Seattle sues Trump administration over threat to 'sanctuary' cities

San Francisco in January became the first USA city to legally challenge Trump's executive order on sanctuary cities. But city and state officials around the country disagree, and jurisdictions around the count...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Man Stabs to Death Homeless Person in Hunt to 'Target Black Males'

James Harris Jackson has been arrested on a murder charge. Dr Scott Krugman, chairman of pediatrics at Franklin Square medical center in Baltimore and a friend of the Jackson family, said the allegations wer...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Netanyahu: our raids targeted advanced weapons of Hezbollah in Syria

The IDF, in turn, said on Friday that it used the advanced Arrow missile defense system to shoot down a Syrian anti-aircraft missile that was sacked at an Israeli jet. A military spokesperson said in a statemen...More..

Democrat senator calls Mexico border wall 'poison pill' for USA budget
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Democrat senator calls Mexico border wall 'poison pill' for USA budget

Zinke reportedly conceded that the administration could instead rely on electronic defenses or could skip building the wall in certain areas where terrain may make crossing improbable. And so, the US government...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

US Commander: Coalition 'Probably Had a Role' in Deadly Mosul Airstrike

Lieutenant General Stephen Townsend said the USA had carried out air strikes in that part of Iraq on 17 March. "I tell you, the death of innocent civilians in war is a awful tragedy, no matter how many, and...More..

Donald Trump Revives Call To 'Change Libel Laws'
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Donald Trump Revives Call To 'Change Libel Laws'

This isn't the first time Trump has suggested this kind of thing, previously saying on the campaign trail that he wants to "open up" libel laws to go after the press. In America, the burden is on the plaint...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Ex-President Park supporters march in Seoul against impeachment

After about five hours of questioning, an official from the prosecutors' office told reporters Park had been forthcoming but he declined to elabourate on what she had been asked, on her responses or on what cha...More..

Van-car crash in southwestern Ontario leaves 3 dead, 5 hurt
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Van-car crash in southwestern Ontario leaves 3 dead, 5 hurt

Police say a vehicle being driven by a 21-year-old man was travelling northbound when it crossed over the centre line and collided head-on with a passenger van carrying seven youths and one adult. All of the vi...More..

South Africa's Gordhan breaks off roadshow, says he's still finance minister
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

South Africa's Gordhan breaks off roadshow, says he's still finance minister

Gordhan arrived at OR Tambo International Airport on Tuesday morning and proceeded straight to Luthuli House. Credit ratings agencies Fitch and Standard & Poor's have warned that South Africa risks being down...More..

Twitter is loosening up its 140-character limit - again
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Twitter is loosening up its 140-character limit - again

In doing so, Twitter implemented some useful visual changes . Users will now be able to tap on "Replying to." to see and manage who's in their conversation, instead of seeing a bunch of usernames at the begi...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Confirmed: Zuma told SACP of plan to fire Gordhan, Jonas

This may explain why Zuma has delayed announcing changes to his cabinet. Until late last night all eyes were on the Union Buildings as Zuma held a late meeting with his Cabinet. Solly Mapaila, Deputy General-Se...More..

Mass. ACLU stands up against AG Sessions threats to sanctuary cities
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Mass. ACLU stands up against AG Sessions threats to sanctuary cities

The publication added that DOJ is projected to issue $4 billion in grants this year, but only to cities that agree to obey and enforce federal immigration laws . And the city says the Trump administration is v...More..

Mexico Suspends Judge Who Dismissed Charges Against Sexual Assault Accused
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Mexico Suspends Judge Who Dismissed Charges Against Sexual Assault Accused

In his verdict, judge noted "Touching or incidental rubbing, be it in a public or private place, would not be considered a sexual act, if the element of intent to satisfy a sexual desire at the expense of the p...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Trump administration approves Keystone XL pipeline

The approval is far from the last word on the project, which would involve construction of a 1,179-mile cross-border pipeline to transport oil from the province of Alberta to Nebraska. "Approval of this project...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Number of Syrian refugees tops 5 million mark

Syrians have poured across their borders since anti-government protests in 2011 spiraled into a full-blown conflict between rebels, Islamist militants, government troops and foreign backers. Turkey continues t...More..

Tesla deal boosts Chinese presence in US auto tech
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Tesla deal boosts Chinese presence in US auto tech

Tesla now makes the Model S sedan and the Model X sport utility vehicle, which comes with an in-car Hepa air-filter system. Musk had earlier teased that Y will have "Falcon Wing" doors , like the Model X. A...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Westminster attack: Charlton Athletic pay tribute to Addicks fan Pc Keith Palmer

Addressing those who helped, the officer's family said: "There was nothing more you could have done". "They are the Britain we love, the country we know - the spirit that one man tried to destroy". The couple...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Trump border wall funding facing delay

President Donald Trump's plans for building a border wall between Mexico and the United States. Trump has repeatedly said that he would make Mexico pay for the wall but Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto ...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

'We're not trying to influence events', Putin tells Le Pen

Mr Putin added that Ms Le Pen - a nationalist, Eurosceptic candidate with hardline stances on immigration and radical Islam - represents a "European political force that is quickly growing". Le Pen's Moscow t...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Westminster attack: Six arrested had 'no connection'

While he was registered as Adrian Russell Elms at his birth in Dartford, Kent, Masood was also known as Adrian Russell during his childhood. An official at the prosecutor's office said the suspect had been "und...More..

Italian police arrest three in Venice terror cell bust
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Italian police arrest three in Venice terror cell bust

A search of an apartment in the city suggested the suspects had been getting in physical shape and watching Islamic extremist videos demonstrating knife attacks, chief prosecutor Adelchi D'Ippolito said. D'Ippo...More..

New Michael Brown Video Footage Leads to Further Unrest in Ferguson
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

New Michael Brown Video Footage Leads to Further Unrest in Ferguson

Director Jason Pollock , whose documentary " Stranger Fruit " was shown over the weekend at the South by Southwest festival in Austin, TX, says that the footage, which he used in the film, shows Michael Brown...More..

Senate exonerates Saraki, Melaye
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Senate exonerates Saraki, Melaye

Anyanwu said since Ndume failed to cross-check facts before presentation at plenary session, he had brought the integrity of both Melaye and the Senate into disrepute. The Senators, however, chose to suspend th...More..