United Airlines to save evidence in dragged passenger case

United Airlines has updated its policies after the airline was harshly criticized following an incident where a passenger was dragged off a flight earlier this week. By Tuesday, United's stock prices had plummeted, and Munoz issued a more humbled apo... More..

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Marine Le Pen denies France's role in rounding up Jews during WWII
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Marine Le Pen denies France's role in rounding up Jews during WWII

It is not France". Le Pen has said repeatedly that France would leave the European Union under her leadership, while Melenchon has said he would pull the country out of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation. W...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

North Korea unveils new missiles during military parade

Another semi-covert approach would be for Washington to use electronic warfare or cyber attacks to disable North Korean missiles during or shortly after their launch. Upon his arrival in South Korea, Pence at...More..

Russia Dissatisfied With Fact-Finding Mission in Syria
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Russia Dissatisfied With Fact-Finding Mission in Syria

However, Johnson has faced criticism for not persuading G7 countries to agree to sanctions against Russian Federation for its ties with Assad. Writing in The Sunday Telegraph, Mr Johnson said: 'Assad uses che...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Ecuador's Opposition Demands Recount As Moreno Declares Victory

Was outgoing leftist President Rafael Correa's vice president from 2007 to 2013. "I'm going to be the president of all Ecuadorans". Ecuador on Sunday elected Lenin Moreno as the country's new president, a...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Utah's Rudy Gobert has hyperextended left knee, bone bruise

The Jazz turned to a smaller lineup with Derrick Favors and Joe Johnson getting the brunt of the minutes, a strategy that worked out surprisingly well as the Clippers' perimeter threats of J.J. The Jazz were ...More..

Ex-Trump campaign boss slams report on Ukraine ties
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Ex-Trump campaign boss slams report on Ukraine ties

It's a headline-grabbing development to be sure, especially amid multiple investigations (by the House, the Senate, and the FBI) into allegations of collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation, ...More..

Bahrain a 'challenging weekend,' says Lewis Hamilton
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Bahrain a 'challenging weekend,' says Lewis Hamilton

Then Ferrari blinked first and pitted Vettel with Bottas, who led the opening phase of the race, slowing up the chasing pack. This was Vettel's 44th career Formula One victory and his third at Bahrain , with...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

IS launches chlorine gas attacks in western Mosul

Iraq's Federal Police, one of several forces attacking the militants, said it had made a new push against the group holed up in the Old City, where tanks and heavy vehicles are not able to operate because of it...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Ecuador Opposition Loser Says He Will Challenge the Results

The National Electoral Council declared Moreno the victor by 51 percent, just minutes after another organization had said the race was a technical tie with both candidates being within 0.6 percentage points o...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Trump signs law rolling back USA abortion clinics funding protection

But opposition Democrats see the move as a "Republican war on women". Some-like Marjorie Dannenfelser, president of the anti-abortion group Susan B. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., who had been absent while recovering...More..

US Escalates Military Action Toward North Korea, Afghanistan & Syria
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

US Escalates Military Action Toward North Korea, Afghanistan & Syria

President Donald Trump is sending North Korea a fresh warning, calling it a "problem" country that "will be taken care of". Asked about Trump linking a trade deal to China's help with North Korea: "We need to...More..

Russian Federation and Iran affirm commitment to Assad
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Russian Federation and Iran affirm commitment to Assad

Downing Street said the missile attack, which destroyed Assad's airfield and planes and killed at least five people, was an "appropriate response". "I think we ought to ask them that question". He spoke several...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Claiming victory, Turkey's Erdogan says may take death penalty to referendum

Following the victory, European Commission head Jean-Claude Juncker, EU foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini and EU Enlargement Commissioner Johannes Hahn called on Turkey "to seek the broadest possible...More..

Sonu Nigam calls Fajr Azaan 'cacophony' in tweets against 'enforcing religion'
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Sonu Nigam calls Fajr Azaan 'cacophony' in tweets against 'enforcing religion'

Sonu termed the use of loudspeakers as equal to "forced religiousness" and even called it " gundagardi ". Sonu tweeted, "God bless everyone". Sonu Nigam is not a person who would go on a religious rant, but...More..

1 killed, another injured after unidentified men open fire in Pulwama
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

1 killed, another injured after unidentified men open fire in Pulwama

Footage apparently showing a civilian tied to the front of an army jeep to deter protesters from throwing stones at the vehicle has also caused outrage after it was circulated on social media last week. "We are...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Pence says 'era of strategic patience' is over

Answering a question from USA reporters on the plane, a White House advisor said there still is a problem to be solved before a Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense battery is deployed and operational here and i...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Why did United States really attack Syria?

It came as the two nations agreed to co-operate on an global investigation into the Syrian chemical weapons attack last week that prompted retaliatory American missile strikes . Secretary of state Rex Tillers...More..

Police ready for overhaul despite call for pause
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Police ready for overhaul despite call for pause

The first city to feel the impact of this policy change is Baltimore, which had been negotiating a so-called consent decree with the U.S. Justice Department. What must be put in place to, one, create that trust...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Ousted S.Korean President indicted for corruption

Park, 65, has been behind bars at at a detention centre in the outskirts of Seoul since her arrest last month. Three televised apologies by Park couldn't stop the public outrage, which led to enormous protest...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

North Korea missile test ends in failure

As North Korea appears to be nearing a nuclear test, and the US military stages naval forces nearby, Wang implored the countries to communicate. Pyongyang has undertaken five nuclear tests since 2006. Satur...More..

US Senator: Egypt Must Boost Protection for Minority Groups After Terror Attacks
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

US Senator: Egypt Must Boost Protection for Minority Groups After Terror Attacks

The Copts feel very vulnerable and that no one cares about them". Islamic State claimed responsibility for both bombings, targeting Egypt's Christian Coptic minority. "This is very unsafe". The statement adds...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

'All options on table' with North Korea: Mike Pence at DMZ

After visiting the DMZ, Pence is expected to hold talks with South Korea's Acting President Hwang Kyo-Ahn in Seoul. Pence will underscore the importance of the U.S. McMaster, said the US would rely on its all...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

North Korean missile explodes on launch, US and S. Korea say

Despite North Korea's provocations, US officials have said that the USA doesn't intend to use military force against North Korea in response to either a nuclear test or a missile launch. And should it coincide ...More..

Melania and Barron Trump Will Move to the White House This Summer
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Melania and Barron Trump Will Move to the White House This Summer

The groups see the visitor logs as important tools for monitoring which individuals or groups may be trying to influence White House policy. Trump White House officials had more than 300 recent corporate cl...More..

Pochettino cranks up Chelsea pressure in title race
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Pochettino cranks up Chelsea pressure in title race

Spurs have won seven top-flight games in succession after goals from Mousa Dembele, Son Heung-min, the returning Harry Kane and Vincent Janssen sealed a dominant victory over Bournemouth . Toby Alderweireld...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Republican Ron Estes wins tight special election for US House seat

Ted Cruz of Texas to campaign Monday Wichita . Bernie Sanders' 2016 presidential campaign, said late Tuesday that he will run for the seat again in 2018. There are dangers in reading too much into the Kansas...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Hundreds of Palestinians in Israeli jails launch mass hunger strike

Barghouti, a key figure in Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas' Fatah faction, has been touted as a possible future successor to Mr Abbas. Since 2012, the prisoners, especially the administrative detainees, hav...More..

Iran needs no one's permission to build missiles: Rouhani
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Iran needs no one's permission to build missiles: Rouhani

In addition to Ahmadinejad, who registered earlier last week, Rouhani is likely to face a strong challenge from the 56-year-old Raisi, who can attract conservative voters from Iran's provinces. Rouhani has spen...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Turkey referendum: Erdogan declares victory

State-run Anadolu news agency said the President narrowly won with YES at 51.4% and NO at 48.7%. Turkey's High Election Board decided on Sunday that ballot papers without the usual stamps typically indicating...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Iheanacho Subbed On As Man City Cruise Past Southampton

The problem with the goal in the last game was six players didn't want to defend. He struggled to fit into Guardiola's idea of a centre-half. With City's defensive core incredibly weak, Redmond will have chan...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

ISIS Denies Suffering Casualties from Huge US Bomb in Afghanistan

But Nangarhar Province spokesman Attaullah Khogyani said 90 IS fighters had died, while Achin district governor Esmail Shinwari said at least 92 Daesh (another name for IS) fighters were killed in the bombing. ...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

India, Australia Boost Economic, Trade Ties

They welcomed the significant progress achieved through the bilateral Framework for Security Cooperation agreed in 2014. India and Australia on Monday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on cooperation...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

N.Korea calls United States bombing of Syria 'unacceptable'

The North Korean missile crisis was the other issue that drew the attention of the two leaders at the summit meeting. The most powerful message for the Chinese leader may have been Trump's decision to launch Un...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

McCutchen's 3-run homer 7th helps Pirates beat Cubs 8

The Cubs were up 1-0 when Lester made his exit from the game, but the Pirates rallied and shelled the Cubs relievers for six runs to leave Lester with a no-decision. Trevor Williams (1-0) pitched a one-hit s...More..