Tight security as court charges women with Kim Jong-nam murder

Vietnamese suspect Doan Thi Huong (second from right) is escorted by police officers from court in Sepang, Malaysia, March 1, 2017. Police didn't say what they thought his role in the killing might have been. North Korea has rejected the view that ... More..

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Rene Preval, who led Haiti amid catastrophe, dies at 74
by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

Rene Preval, who led Haiti amid catastrophe, dies at 74

In 1970, he moved to NY, where he worked as a waiter and a messenger. He lived in NY for several years in the 1970s, before returning to Haiti to work with the National Institute for Mineral Resources. Mr Ari...More..

by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

Rare clouded leopard cub born at Nashville Zoo

According to Patch, this clouded leopard is really cute. The cat's birth is part of conservation efforts by the Nashville Zoo and the Smithsonian to protect the species. The captive clouded leopard population i...More..

by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

Is Donald Trump Replacing Sean Spicer?

The overt attacks on the press by Trump via his Twitter account and through exclusion to White House press briefings are risky affronts to the vital role that the media plays in democracy. Average U.S. citize...More..

Nike releases plus-size clothing line for women
by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

Nike releases plus-size clothing line for women

Thankfully, Nike is shunning this stereotype with a collection that celebrates and advocates all athletes, no matter their size. Just previous year we told you that Nike expanded their Pro Collection of s...More..

Half of Bahamas famous swimming pigs mysteriously found dead
by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

Half of Bahamas famous swimming pigs mysteriously found dead

She added that there were "silly" people who were known to try to get the pigs drunk, but noted that tour operators out of Nassau treat the animals with respect. "I think everyone who is an animal lover is conc...More..

Dayton Out of Surgery, Resting Comfortably
by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

Dayton Out of Surgery, Resting Comfortably

He unveiled his diagnosis after he collapsed during his State of the State address in January. He says doctors told him the cancer has not spread and is treatable and curable - "as good news as you can get with...More..

South Texans Flock To Church For Ash Wednesday
by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

South Texans Flock To Church For Ash Wednesday

The Auburn community is preparing for the season of Lent, a period of 40 days when many Christians fast and pray to prepare for Easter. Roman Catholic Archbishop Jose H. "The ashes indicate that we accept Chr...More..

Bangladesh arrests spiritual leader of militant group
by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

Bangladesh arrests spiritual leader of militant group

Police detained Maolana Abul Kashem, 60, at a hideout in the capital on Thursday night, after an investigation linked him to the Jamayetul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) group. He added that Kashem had met the all...More..

Election turnout up as Northern Ireland faces uncertain future
by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

Election turnout up as Northern Ireland faces uncertain future

The people of Northern Ireland, the majority of whom voted to remain, clearly need a strong, stable government to represent their interests during the Brexit negotiations. The key symbolic issue is whether Sinn...More..

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Schumer, Trump trade Twitter barbs over Russian Federation

Trump also pounced on Schumer Friday after a picture made the rounds online showing the NY senator chowing down on a donut with President Vladimir Putin in 2003. Democratic leader in the US House of Representat...More..

by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

Manchester City advance past Huddersfield in replay

Guardiola, speaking after City's FA Cup fifth-round replay win over Huddersfield, said: "I have two reactions". Hart, 29, has played 26 times for Torino this season, helping the club to ninth in the top tier ...More..

by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

Will Congress Approve Trump's Plan To Slash EPA's Budget?

Lynch says we could also see the President shake some things up tonight. Mulvaney said Monday that the White House intends to have a budget to Congress by March 16 and have a final budget finished by "the fir...More..

Third Jewish Cemetery Vandalized In Three Weeks
by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

Third Jewish Cemetery Vandalized In Three Weeks

It was the third act of vandalism in a wave of Jewish cemetery desecrations in the United States over the past two weeks. There was no damage done to the Britton Road Cemetery in Greece, which is managed by t...More..

by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

UK Gov't Sticks To Brexit Timetable Despite Setback

But by voting in this amendment to the bill , the House of Lords highlighted concerns about post-Brexit uncertainties for the 3 million Europeans living in the United Kingdom today. Molly Meacher said she be...More..

Two Women Charged With Murder In Death Of North Korean Leader's Half-Brother
by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

Two Women Charged With Murder In Death Of North Korean Leader's Half-Brother

One man wanted for questioning and believed still in Malaysia is senior North Korean embassy official Hyon Kwang Song, who enjoys diplomatic immunity. The incident occurred at Kuala Lumpur airport on February...More..

Tuam babies: 'Significant quantities' of human remains discovered
by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

Tuam babies: 'Significant quantities' of human remains discovered

Suspicions of unrecorded and unmarked burials at the site in the west of the country have lingered for decades. The entrance to the former Bons Secours home for unmarried mothers in 2104. Children's Minister ...More..

Paul Ryan (and a Crowd of Protesters) in RI
by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Paul Ryan (and a Crowd of Protesters) in RI

According to The Hill , Year Up was a career training nonprofit that Ryan was visiting that day. Paul Ryan couldn't make time for his Wisconsin constituents during last week's congressional recess, so local...More..

Trump Calls Out 'Hypocrite' Schumer For Eating Doughnuts With Putin In 2003
by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Trump Calls Out 'Hypocrite' Schumer For Eating Doughnuts With Putin In 2003

Medvedev said he would "transmit" the message to Putin. Donald Trump clearly doesn't understand the difference between diplomacy and collusion with an adversarial power. After this, it's clear that Attorney G...More..

Ahmad promises all-inclusive governance — CAF Elections
by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Ahmad promises all-inclusive governance — CAF Elections

Speaking to reporters after a meting with Nigerian football officials in Abuja, Ahmad said he will raise the issue for debate if he is elected. Abuja - Nigeria looks likely to back Confederation of African F...More..

Civilian killed in Pulwama grenade blast
by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Civilian killed in Pulwama grenade blast

According to doctors, the grenade splinters had pierced through his heart. The police said that around 100 locals have joined militant ranks in last one year and 59 of them joined after Hizbul Mujahideen comm...More..

Sessions: Meetings with Russian ambassador not 'improper or unwise'
by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Sessions: Meetings with Russian ambassador not 'improper or unwise'

The former senator was recently sworn in as the country's top law enforcement official, after being one of President Donald Trump's top surrogates during his run to the White House. Attorney General Jeff Ses...More..

Turkey warns the YPG to leave Syria's Manbij
by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Turkey warns the YPG to leave Syria's Manbij

Here's a look at the players: SYRIAN KURDS The U.S. -backed Syria Democratic Forces - a Kurdish-led alliance that includes Arab tribesmen and Christian militias - is the most effective ground force battling the...More..

by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Kim Jong-nam killing: N Korean suspect to be deported

Former North Korean deputy United Nations ambassador Ri Tong-il, who is part of a delegation visiting Malaysia from Pyongyang, held a press conference to demand that the body be turned over to North Korea. Nort...More..

Unexploded WWII bomb found in north London
by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Unexploded WWII bomb found in north London

Two fire engines and 14 firefighters and officers from West Hampstead fire station are now at the scene. Residents who were forced to evacuate their homes after the discovery took shelter in a local church in...More..

by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Colorado man takes out ad claiming to be King of Wales

The ad mentioned that John Evans Sr was politically assassinated and was the last known King of Wales. V. Evans, of Colorado, says he has a legitimate claim to be monarch and he wants Queen Elizabeth's throne...More..

Indo-Pak talks on Indus Waters Treaty likely this month
by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Indo-Pak talks on Indus Waters Treaty likely this month

India and Pakistan are expected to hold parleys on various aspects of the Indus Water Treaty in Islamabad later this month. Sources is the MEA confirmed that the Indian representative will take part in the 11...More..

by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Islam will be world's largest religion by 2070

By midcentury, global population will swell by a third from 6.9 billion in 2010 to 9.3 billion. Populations remains static with a birthrate of 2.1 children per mother, and a few world religions during the next ...More..

by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Service sector growth slows in February

The Markit/CIPS UK Services PMI Business Activity Index, released at 0930 GMT, fell to 53.3 in February from 54.5 in January, and missing the consensus forecast of 54. Higher business costs were the "main negat...More..

by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Fardy heading to Leinster

According to The Canberra Times , the 32-year-old has agreed a two-year deal with Leinster. He is some way short of the 60 cap-mark required for overseas-based Australia players to continue to be considered ...More..

How to watch President Donald Trump's speech to Congress live online
by | Friday, March 03, 2017

How to watch President Donald Trump's speech to Congress live online

Lindsey Graham applauded Trump's promise to boost defense spending and end the military sequester. At the same time the president also promised that Republicans will come up with a plan that ensures "Americ...More..

by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Three skiers die and five injured in Alps avalanche

The accident happened at around midday, close to the French border and police said the victims were from Italy, Germany and Belgium. The dead included an Italian, a German and a Belgian, according to police. Tw...More..

by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Shoreham air disaster: Final report published

The report said the risk assessment "was not suitable and sufficient to manage the risks to the public", and the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) did not require to see or approve risk assessments before issuing ...More..

Mexican politician climbs border fence to show Trump's wall is 'absurd'
by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Mexican politician climbs border fence to show Trump's wall is 'absurd'

Braulio Guerra , a congressman from Queretaro, posted video and pictures of himself and a couple of other people on Twitter Thursday casually climbing a 30-foot fence along the border of the United States a...More..

by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Malaysia to end visa waiver program with North Korea

Ri Jong Chol, the sole North Korean man in custody in connection with the murder of Kim Jong Nam, has been discharged and deported from Malaysia. Malaysia has also - unilaterally - terminated free visa entry fo...More..