Norma McCorvey dies at 69

Wade - has died at an assisted living facility in Texas. Many only know Norma McCorvey by a name that's not her own. Joshua Prager , a journalist working on a book about Roe v. By the time the Court ruled on the case, McCorvey's child, whom sh... More..

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Team World Deafeats Team USA 150-141 at Rising Stars Challenge
by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Team World Deafeats Team USA 150-141 at Rising Stars Challenge

Kristaps Porzingis also shined for the World squad, recording a double-double with 24 points and 10 rebounds. "I just always try to hit every shot I make. The shooting cooled a bit in the second half. The Wo...More..

by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Pakistani ambassador summoned by Afghanistan

Pakistani military had pointed fingers at Afghanistan hours after the shrine blast. The two countries have swapped accusations that not enough has been done to root out extremists launching cross-border attac...More..

by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Fourth suspect arrested in Kim Jong Nam murder case

Pyongyang, however, said on Saturday that it would flatly reject Malaysia's autopsy report on the case, accusing Kuala Lumpur of "colluding with outside forces", in a veiled reference to South Korea, its ar...More..

by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

China blocks North Korea coal imports in the wake of United Nations sanctions

Kim Jong-un has been ruthless in eliminating opposition - real or perceived - to his rule since inheriting the dictatorship in December 2011. A senior Malaysian official said a second autopsy would be carri...More..

by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Karolina Pliskova, Caroline Wozniacki advance to title match in Qatar

The second was a more keenly contested affair, but former world number one Wozniacki lost her nerve when serving to stay in it as Pliskova pounced on her first match point. Qatar Tennis Federation secretary-gen...More..

by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Two cars swallowed by 20-foot sinkhole in Los Angeles

The sinkhole was estimated to be about 20 feet wide. "Firefighters arrived on-scene to find one vehicle upside-down in a large dark sinkhole full of rushing water", Los Angeles Fire Department spokesman Erik ...More..

'Blind Sheikh' Trade Center bomber Omar Abdel-Rahman dies in prison
by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

'Blind Sheikh' Trade Center bomber Omar Abdel-Rahman dies in prison

He was also involved in an assassination bid against Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak. Abdel-Rahman had numerous health issues, including heart trouble. The man convicted of the 1993 World Trade Centre bombin...More..

by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Trump's pick to replace Flynn as NSA declines

The Financial Times also reported that Harward turned down Trump's job offer, and cited two unnamed sources close to the situation. There was no official comment from the White House, but the Financia...More..

Rouhani Congratulates Iranian Wrestlers for Winning Freestyle World Cup
by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Rouhani Congratulates Iranian Wrestlers for Winning Freestyle World Cup

Alborov defeated Snyder by a score of 5-4 at 97 kg. His lone loss was to Iran's Mostafa Hosseinkhani in the finals 2-0. Team-mate Masoud Mahmoud Esmaeilpoorjouybari then produced a strong performance to down ...More..

by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

DPRK citizen arrested in connection with Kim Jong Nam's death

At right, Kim Jong Nam, his exiled half-brother, photographed in Narita, Japan, in May 2001. The Indonesian woman arrested over the killing of the North Korean leader's half-brother in Malaysia was duped into...More..

What Is Carfentanil? China Bans Opiate Stronger Than Drug That Killed Prince
by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

What Is Carfentanil? China Bans Opiate Stronger Than Drug That Killed Prince

China has issued scheduling controls against synthetic opioid fentanyl-class substances, DEA officials announced. The designation would place the drug on China's controlled substances list and close a lethal ...More..

by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Pakistan names 76 terrorists hiding in Afghanistan

Aizaz Chaudhry, who was named Pakistan's Ambassador to the US this week has said that terrorism from Afghanistan is now spreading into Pakistan where elements are trying to destabilise the country and sabotage ...More..

Trump declares 'fake news' media 'the enemy of the American people'
by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Trump declares 'fake news' media 'the enemy of the American people'

Trump's rhetoric is irresponsible and shouldn't be repeated, but - at least so far - he's a blowhard about the media, nothing more. The tweet follows Thursday's news conference in which the president unloaded...More..

Monitor cooking of midday meals: Govt to chief secretary
by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Monitor cooking of midday meals: Govt to chief secretary

He said the Delhi government would lodge an FIR in this regard. Teachers from Government Boys Senior Secondary School, Deoli, said a dead rat was found in the mid-day meal after it was served to some students...More..

Death toll in Pakistan shrine blast jumps to 88
by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Death toll in Pakistan shrine blast jumps to 88

Global community showed his deep anguish over the tyrannical incident of bomb blast, which took place at the shrine of Lal Shahbaz Qalandar on Thursday. In a statement, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif also struck a...More..

by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Local lawmakers react to President Trump news conference

He claimed reporters at The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal did not reach out to him before writing certain stories. Trump said he was fine with WikiLeaks because it never leaked classifie...More..

by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Jeb Bush mocks Trump border wall plan: 'Reality sets in'

February 17, 2017The piece says the federal government would need to own the almost 2,000 miles along the U.S. -Mexico border, most of which is now private property, in order to build a wall. Customs and Border...More..

by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Merkel says interested in establishment of good relations with Russian Federation

German Chancellor Angela Merkel expressed respect for the media in a pointed contrast to U.S. President Donald Trump, whose latest Twitter blast labeled mainstream outlets "the enemy of the American people". "W...More..

Governor's Office, local groups respond to National Guard 'round up' memo
by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Governor's Office, local groups respond to National Guard 'round up' memo

Bush and Barack Obama: operations Jump Start in 2006 and Phalanx in 2010. The White House on Friday labeled as " false " a memo reportedly drafted by Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly that indicated ...More..

by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

New Zealand declares state of emergency over wildfires

Helicopters and planes, which were helping to tackle the blaze, have been stood down for the night, but fire crews on the ground continue their efforts to bring the inferno under control. Smoke and ash were bei...More..

Trump Might Hire Jewish Investor To Review Spy Agencies
by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Trump Might Hire Jewish Investor To Review Spy Agencies

Intelligence Community has been withholding information from his classified briefings - specifically details about intelligence operations targeting Russian Federation. Meanwhile, House Oversight Committee Chai...More..

by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

IBM, Visa Announce IoT Payments Effort

The two companies announced the industry's first collaboration to achieve this, through IBM's Watson for IoT platform and Visa's token technology. We expect this demand will continue to grow, especially as we a...More..

by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

India legislators come to blows before confidence vote

Sasikala then handpicked her loyalist Palaniswami, who was elected AIADMK legislature party leader, and staked claim to form the government on Tuesday. The OPS camp, consisting of 11 MLAs, was not able to garne...More..

It's conscience vs trust as Edappadi government awaits fate
by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

It's conscience vs trust as Edappadi government awaits fate

Soon after the Speaker left, Chief Minister Palaniswami, and state Ministers including Dindigul C Srinivasan, K A Sengottaiyan, and P Thangamani also left. Earlier former Chief Minister O Panneerselvam, retired...More..

Trump claims he 'inherited a mess.' Actually, things were pretty great
by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Trump claims he 'inherited a mess.' Actually, things were pretty great

Observers say judging by how Mr. Trump puts it Americans would think the economy was in the worst shape ever since the Great Depression. Trump was asked several times about whether his campaign had contac...More..

by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Why on Earth Might Russian Media Be Changing Its Tone on Trump?

Meanwhile, former three-star Army Gen. Michael Flynn resigned this week after he reportedly misled Vice President Mike Pence about Flynn's conversations a year ago with the Russian ambassador to the United Stat...More..

Samsung heir arrested over bribery claims in South Korea
by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Samsung heir arrested over bribery claims in South Korea

In the ongoing investigation, prosecutors accuse Samsung of paying bribes of nearly $38 million to organizations linked to the president and an associate to secure government backing of a controversial merger. ...More..

United States 'unwavering' in North Atlantic Treaty Organisation support - Pence
by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

United States 'unwavering' in North Atlantic Treaty Organisation support - Pence

Pence is making his debut on the world stage with a trip to Germany and Belgium created to reassure European and Mideast partners about US foreign policy. Pence vowed that the United States will "hold Russian F...More..

Trump taps Cerberus founder to head intelligence review
by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Trump taps Cerberus founder to head intelligence review

Mr. Feinberg is the co-founder of Cerberus Capital Management, a private equity firm. President Donald Trump said Thursday that his administration will likely not be calling on NY billionaire Stephen Feinberg...More..

Judge Nap: Intel Community 'Shadow Gov't' Is Working Against Trump
by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Judge Nap: Intel Community 'Shadow Gov't' Is Working Against Trump

Trump on Wednesday lashed out at the intelligence community on Twitter and during a joint press conference with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, claiming that it was spy agencies' "illegal" leaks that had ...More..

Warren Frost, Dr. Will Hayward on 'Twin Peaks,' dies at 91
by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Warren Frost, Dr. Will Hayward on 'Twin Peaks,' dies at 91

Frost also made a handful of appearances on NBC's critically acclaimed " Seinfeld " as Mr. Ross, the father to George Costanza's fiancée. "We're grateful to have shared him with the world for as long as we did"...More..

Examining History of National Guard Troops' Deployment to Enforce Immigration Laws
by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Examining History of National Guard Troops' Deployment to Enforce Immigration Laws

It also described the necessity for construction of a border wall between the US and Mexico. Specifically, the AP report says the 11-page memo "calls for the unprecedented militarization of immigration en...More..

by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Trump warns of NUCLEAR HOLOCAUST unless he makes friends with Putin

He won the election because of the ineptitude of Clinton's campaign staff, Clinton's private email server, and the desire for change by a large segment of the electorate in key states unhappy with President Ba...More..

The American people deserve answers on Trump's Russian Federation connection
by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

The American people deserve answers on Trump's Russian Federation connection

He did take 17 questions though, which is probably more than Hillary Clinton probably ever would take if she were elected president. Trump knew of Flynn's call for some time now and has done nothing. Hillary ...More..