Russian Federation now recognizes Ukrainian rebel documents, passports

Dmitry Peskov, Vladimir Putin's press secretary, denied prior knowledge of the sealed plan, which includes a suggestion that Ukraine lease Crimea to Russian Federation, which annexed the region in 2014. President Donald Trump's administration. When... More..

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Vandals Cause Extensive Damage At Jewish Cemetery In St. Louis

People in the St. Louis area have asked Aroesty via tweets and emails how they can help the cemetery, she said. According to USA Today, the damage at Chesed Shel Emeth Cemetery shocked those who surveyed ...More..

No Change In Policy? Pakistan Arrests 205 Afghan Refugees, Labels Them 'Terrorists'
by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

No Change In Policy? Pakistan Arrests 205 Afghan Refugees, Labels Them 'Terrorists'

The civil and military leadership blamed a spike in violence on militants allegedly sheltering on Afghan soil. The Pakistani government has argued that the fresh border restrictions were aimed at curbing the ...More..

Trump names HR McMaster as national security advisor
by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Trump names HR McMaster as national security advisor

Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster will serve as President Donald Trump's new National Security Advisor, but prior to his new posting, the bold general was in charge of a program examining how the USA will fight a...More..

A long bye-bye for Bao Bao the panda
by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

A long bye-bye for Bao Bao the panda

Laura Schmechel of Mount Vernon, Virginia, remembers watching on the zoo's online Panda Cam, marveling at the tiny bear who was "always moving around and having fun". Once settled in her new home, Bao Bao will ...More..

Nagaland Woman raped in Delhi's Hauz Khas Village
by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Nagaland Woman raped in Delhi's Hauz Khas Village

While returning home, the accused offered to drop her home, police said. "We are in touch with the woman, and she is being counselled to help her recover from the trauma", said a senior police officer. The accu...More..

Michael Flynn resigns as Trump's national security adviser
by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Michael Flynn resigns as Trump's national security adviser

Until a permanent decision is reached, the White House announced Monday night that retired Army Lt. Gen. Keith Kellogg will serve as acting national security adviser. As early as last week, he and aides began m...More..

by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Parts of South Sudan experiencing starvation - government official

Years of civil war, a refugee crisis and a collapsing economy have taken their toll on South Sudan since it gained its independence in 2011. United Nations humanitarian agencies warned that 275,000 children...More..

by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Starvation declared in South Sudan; 4.9 million people need urgent help

This could rise to 5.5 million people by July if there's not enough aid, they said. "Many families have exhausted every means they have to survive". Serge Tissot of the FAO said, "Our worst fears have been re...More..

Daesh Terrorists Buckle Under Iraqi Troops in Western Mosul
by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Daesh Terrorists Buckle Under Iraqi Troops in Western Mosul

Federal police forces moving in large numbers to villages south of western Mosul pic. twitter .com/6f5qkUENvI- Quentin Sommerville (@sommervillebbc) 19 février 2017 Hundreds of thousands of people could be disp...More..

by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Netanyahu presented with regional peace initiative year ago at secret summit

The reports follow last week's meeting at the White House in which Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and President Donald Trump raised the same possibility. At the four-party summit on 21 February, ...More..

Utahns turn out for Not My President's Day rally
by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Utahns turn out for Not My President's Day rally

Trump brought four contenders to his private club Mar-a-Lago in Florida on Sunday as he seeks a replacement for retired Gen. Michael Flynn, who was ousted last week. A federal appeals court has since temporaril...More..

by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Huge storm rolls through California after claiming two lives

On Feb. 17 at 1300 UTC (8 a.m. EST) an infrared image showed the large storm system that is expected to bring heavy rain to southern California. In a sign of the power of the winds, the Los Angeles Fire Dep...More..

US Assures EU, Seeks 'Common Ground with Russia
by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

US Assures EU, Seeks 'Common Ground with Russia

In his first overseas trip as Vice President, Mr Pence sought to calm nervous European allies who remain concerned about Russian aggression and have been alarmed by Mr Trump's positive statements about Russian ...More..

Child Pulled Alive From Rubble After Strikes on Rebel-Held Damascus Neighborhood
by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Child Pulled Alive From Rubble After Strikes on Rebel-Held Damascus Neighborhood

The Observatory said sixteen people have died in the violence around Qaboun since Saturday. At least four people were killed in the town of Umm al-Mayadhin, and one person in Busra al-Sham, it said. Since the...More..

Trump Visits Boeing to Tout Jobs, Manufacturing
by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Trump Visits Boeing to Tout Jobs, Manufacturing

Michael Flynn's firing early this week. There have been so many news cycles since then; it's hard to keep track of it all. President Trump also tweeted Friday that "General Keith Kellogg, who I have known for...More..

Trump to interview national security adviser finalists
by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Trump to interview national security adviser finalists

President Donald Trump has announced General HR McMaster as his new national security adviser . McMaster, a career Army officer and strategist, is known as one of the military's most prominent intellectual...More..

by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Norma McCorvey, aka Jane Roe of landmark abortion case, dies

When in 1973 the Supreme Court announced its 7-to-2 decision - which established a constitutional right to an abortion - McCorvey's child was two and a half years old. Her life was defined by her role in Roe v...More..

by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Diane Abbott: Corbyn will stay even if we lose by

A senior source said Corbyn had asked MPs to back the party's campaign to win both seats, which is being led by the MP Andrew Gwynne. "We are hopeful of winning both of them". Ever since the changes in the To...More..

Iraqi forces reach southern outskirts of Mosul
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Iraqi forces reach southern outskirts of Mosul

Thousands of fanatical extremists are believed to be trapped in the last major ISIL stronghold in Iraq , and are expected to put up a fierce fight. "Your armed forces (.) are advancing in the direction of th...More..

Florida college student grades his ex-girlfriend's apology letter
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Florida college student grades his ex-girlfriend's apology letter

Marking her mistakes throughout with a red pen Nick eventually writes a summary on the back for his ex. "When your ex writes you an apology letter so you grade it to send back", he wrote. "Need to stop contra...More..

by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Renzi resigns as party leader in bid to secure stronger mandate

In addition, Italy's economic performance has been lagging behind the rest of the Eurozone, its banking system is vulnerable, and there are rising concerns about its inability to bring down its debt. Renzi, 42,...More..

The Questionable Account of What Michael Flynn Told the White House
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

The Questionable Account of What Michael Flynn Told the White House

US President Donald Trump launched a ferocious attack on the "fake news" media while defending his month-old administration and lamented the "mess" he inherited from his predecessor. On the Russian side, the co...More..

by | Monday, February 20, 2017

4 more North Korean suspects at large in Kim Jong Nam's killing

Malaysia's foreign ministry responded to Kang's complaint, calling it "baseless". North Korea has said it will reject Malaysia's autopsy report and accused Malaysia of " colluding with outside forces ", a...More..

by | Monday, February 20, 2017

French police raid Marine Le Pen's party offices over expenses scandal

She is running on an anti-immigration and anti-European Union platform; critics say that is a cover for anti-Islamic and anti-foreigner views. An official readout of the meeting suggests that Hariri took umbr...More..

Kabul Delivers List of 32 Terror Camps to Pakistan
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Kabul Delivers List of 32 Terror Camps to Pakistan

The move came three days after the Pakistani military resorted to the unusual step of summoning Afghan diplomats and asking them to take action against 76 Pakistani terrorists believed to be on Afghan soil. Acc...More..

Trump taps military strategist as national security adviser
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Trump taps military strategist as national security adviser

President Donald Trump will interview four candidates today to replace his dismissed national security adviser, three of them military veterans, but one of the United States' most prominent retired generals, wh...More..

by | Monday, February 20, 2017

CPAC Cancels Milo Yiannopoulos as Speaker Over Pedophilia Comments

Yiannopoulos responded to the criticism of the comments he made in the video in a Facebook post titled " A note for idiots ". We look forward to hearing Milo's message and having him sit down with Scott Walte...More..

NSA Adviser Michael Flynn Reportedly Fired By Obama, Now Out Under Trump
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

NSA Adviser Michael Flynn Reportedly Fired By Obama, Now Out Under Trump

If that is true, Flynn committed a felony, and the White House probably knew about it. Even Richard Nixon took his time . Flynn's contacts with Kislyak coincided with the Obama administration slapping penalt...More..

Donald Trump's National Security Adviser Michael Flynn resigns
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Donald Trump's National Security Adviser Michael Flynn resigns

He responds to criticism or questioning with non-sequiturs about how his campaign was great and his election win huge because he thinks his victory entitles him to do whatever he wants now. His answers were oft...More..

Flynn resignation: Republicans seek probe into leaks
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Flynn resignation: Republicans seek probe into leaks

Maryland Democratic lawmakers whose committees have jurisdiction over foreign policy and investigations on Tuesday urged a probe into the resignation of national security adviser Gen. The intercepted calls ar...More..

by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Prominent Aussies Want Governmentt To Block Israeli PM's Visit Down Under

Neither has the Turnbull government withdrawn its declared support for a "two-state solution" to the Israeli-Palestinian dispute - something President Trump during last week's significant White House visit by N...More..

by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Iraqi forces launch new push against IS to retake western Mosul

He said his forces faced many IS auto bombs and suicide bombers as they advanced to within barely two kilometres (just over a mile) of the city limits. It will be a slow and bad process, many will die, but Ir...More..

by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Jewish Community Center In St. Paul Evacuated After Threat

We are also grateful to our members who cooperated in the evacuation in a very timely fashion. After Buffalo police investigated, the all clear was given and the facility was back open by 1:30 p.m., according t...More..

by | Monday, February 20, 2017

European Union and International Monetary Fund in 'common position' on Greece

In another development, the head of the European Stability Mechanism - the eurozone's bailout fund - said in a newspaper interview that Greece's finances were improving faster than expected. Ahead of key talk...More..