Austrian president announces opening of Special Olympics World Winter Games

The event coincided with the opening ceremony of the Special Olympics World Winter Games in Austria . This mild winter has Mulligan doing exercises on her own to get ready for the World Games. "I just can't explain to you what a great athlete he i... More..

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United Kingdom to formally trigger Brexit on March 29
by | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

United Kingdom to formally trigger Brexit on March 29

Britain's ambassador to the EU, Tim Barrow, informed European Council President Donald Tusk of the exact start date on Monday morning. She will be accompanied by Brexit Secretary David Davis and Welsh Secreta...More..

PM May starts UK tour before pulling Brexit trigger
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

PM May starts UK tour before pulling Brexit trigger

European Council President Donald Tusk said on Monday he would present the other 27 EU states with draft Brexit negotiating guidelines within 48 hours from the moment Britain formally triggers its exit from...More..

by | Monday, March 20, 2017

'No evidence' Trump's team colluded with Russia - US intel. committee chief

Devin Nunes, the Republican chairman of the United States congressional committee on intelligence, said on Sunday: "Everything I have up to this morning - no evidence of collusion". At least two other Trump...More..

Aaron Hernandez shot 2 men, then warned, 'Don't say nothing'
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Aaron Hernandez shot 2 men, then warned, 'Don't say nothing'

It was there, at Caprice Restaurant and Lounge, that the two friends - after a night of marijuana blunts, shots and mixed drinks - thought they saw the same man who had "tried and tested" Hernandez at Cure Loun...More..

by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Scottish Government frozen out by Downing St over triggering of Article 50

The European Council's president said on Twitter he will present draft Brexit guidelines to the other 27 EU member states within 48 hours. It is expected that the 27 other European Union member nations will...More..

by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Russian Federation claims: U.S. intelligence chiefs to give evidence

A report by the CIA, FBI and National Security Agency (NSA) said Russian leader Vladimir Putin "ordered" a campaign aimed at influencing the election. "It's hard for me to react to that, let me just tell you ...More..

Video of suspected Islamic extremist at Paris airport shows attacker rushing soldier
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Video of suspected Islamic extremist at Paris airport shows attacker rushing soldier

That is almost twice the legal limit for driving in France. The attacker, Ziyed Ben Belgacem, was shot dead within three minutes during the ensuing standoff with the companion and another soldier, the Daily ...More..

Tom Watson: Momentum plot could
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Tom Watson: Momentum plot could "destroy the Labour party"

A MEDIA attempt to embarrass Unite leader Len McCluskey over alleged involvement in a "hard-left plot" by Momentum was dismissed by the union yesterday. John McDonnell today told the "i" newspaper it could ta...More..

Chrissy Teigen Almost Had a Serious Nip Slip in this Cardigan
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Chrissy Teigen Almost Had a Serious Nip Slip in this Cardigan

Babies usually say their first words at 11 to 14 months, according to Parenting , so it looks like Luna is right on time. "Ah! So many firsts", the second post reads, which features a clip of Teigen, 31, ...More..

Russian Federation summons Israeli ambassador to explain air raids in Syria
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Russian Federation summons Israeli ambassador to explain air raids in Syria

Israeli officials did not comment on the earlier report either. It said he was based in Golan. "Our main problem is with the transfer of advanced weapons from Syria to Lebanon". Those attacks haven't been cha...More..

Warren says 'Gorsuch doesn't belong on the Supreme Court' in op-ed
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Warren says 'Gorsuch doesn't belong on the Supreme Court' in op-ed

Noting that Gorsuch did not focus on men whose families are growing, Sisk concluded, "Gorsuch's comments implied that women intentionally manipulate companies and plan to disadvantage their companies starting f...More..

Germany angers Turkey with Gulen remarks and PKK rally
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Germany angers Turkey with Gulen remarks and PKK rally

There is a possibility that Turkish ministers could plan another rally in Germany ahead of an April 16 referendum on changing the constitution, President Tayyip Erdogan's spokesman said on Sunday, a move that c...More..

by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Tokyo 2020 golf venue votes in favour of admitting female members

Facing an ultimatum, 2020 Olympic golf tournament host Kasumigaseki Country Club has voted to admit female members, satisfying a condition of ending its all-male membership to continue as host of both golf tour...More..

GOP rep: Lawmakers eyeing major changes to Secret Service
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

GOP rep: Lawmakers eyeing major changes to Secret Service

The man, who never made it to the White House fence, was carrying a document he wanted to deliver to the White House and did not have a weapon, a law enforcement source said. Earlier Saturday someone jumped a...More..

by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Day 1 Of Neil Gorsuch's Supreme Court Confirmation Hearing

They hope to have Judge Gorsuch, now a judge on the Denver-based 10th US Circuit Court of Appeals, confirmed before Congress leaves for recess on 7 April. Judge Gorsuch's hearing is set to begin at Monday aft...More..

May begins United Kingdom tour to gain Brexit support
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

May begins United Kingdom tour to gain Brexit support

The UK's permanent representative in Brussels, Sir Tim Barrow, this morning notified European Council president Donald Tusk that the Prime Minister has chosen Wednesday March 29 as the day to obey the instructi...More..

by | Monday, March 20, 2017

UK PM May on Brexit: 'We Have a Plan'

There's also likely to be friction over Britain's desire to maintain free trade in goods and services with the bloc, without accepting the EU's core principle of free movement of workers. "Just as importantly...More..

US Secret Service upgrades White House security after 'bomb threat'
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

US Secret Service upgrades White House security after 'bomb threat'

Officials have not yet confirmed whether there was, in fact, a device in the vehicle, but security at the White House was immediately escalated. The man who authorities say climbed fences and got onto the Wh...More..

Blue Buffalo recalling some wet dog food
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Blue Buffalo recalling some wet dog food

Dogs consuming too much of those hormones can experience increased thirst and urination, weight loss, increased heart rate and restlessness, Blue Wilderness says. However, the FDA received a report that one cus...More..

by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Donald Trump's wiretapping allegations 'nonsensical,' ex-UK ambassador says

Claims by Downing Street that Trump's national security adviser, Herbert "HR" McMaster, had apologised for the row were publicly denied... Spencer implied that the British agency "helped" Obama spy on Trump. An...More..

Egypt's president to visit Washington in April
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Egypt's president to visit Washington in April

Morsi was and still is Egypt's first and only democratically elected leader. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump looks meets with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi at the Plaza Hotel on Septe...More..

Trump Admin Boycotts UN Human Rights Council Over Anti-Israel Stance
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Trump Admin Boycotts UN Human Rights Council Over Anti-Israel Stance

Meanwhile, as part of its obligations under the Israel agenda item, Guterres's office presented its latest findings to the council on Monday. The US held a council seat for six of Obama's eight years. The U.S...More..

Wales coach Rob Howley accuses France of 'undermining game's integrity'
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Wales coach Rob Howley accuses France of 'undermining game's integrity'

And a shoulder injury to captain Alun Wyn Jones means the second row will be anxious about his place for this summer's Lions tour to New Zealand. I know Wayne (Barnes), I've been in his changing room a couple...More..

Ryan, Senate Intel committee see no evidence of Trump wiretap
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Ryan, Senate Intel committee see no evidence of Trump wiretap

House Speaker Paul RyanPaul RyanSenate Intel leaders were "fully briefed" on wiretapping allegations: report White House: Trump "stands by" wiretapping claim Ryan huddles with GOP factions on healthcare bil...More..

Downing Street denies rumors of snap general election as Brexit date announced
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Downing Street denies rumors of snap general election as Brexit date announced

Asked three times to rule out the possibility this morning, a senior No 10 spokeswoman replied with the same stock answer: "The Prime Minister does not think there should be an early general election". This is ...More..

by | Monday, March 20, 2017

English Premier League result: Manchester United go 5th after Middlesbrough win

The goal came from a beautifully delivered Ashley Young cross which Fellaini headed in easily. The talented if inconsistent Gaston Ramirez forced David de Gea into action but that was as good as it got for Ag...More..

Trump, Merkel meet amid awkward exchanges
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Trump, Merkel meet amid awkward exchanges

The statement from Republican Senator Richard Burr, Senate Intelligence Committee chairman, dismissed Donald Trump's claim his phones were tapped. "Three intelligence sources have informed Fox News that P...More..

In BJP's UP, BSP leader Mohammad Shami shot dead in Allahabad
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

In BJP's UP, BSP leader Mohammad Shami shot dead in Allahabad

The identity of the bikers not yet revealed. In 2012, Shami had contested election against Raja Bhaiya on Kunda seat in Pratapgarh. They were demanding immediate arrest of the culprits as well as security for...More..

John Oliver Tears Into Donald Trump's Devastating Budget Proposal
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

John Oliver Tears Into Donald Trump's Devastating Budget Proposal

Oliver talked about "Wings for Kids", an after-school program Trump plans to cut that cares while single mothers are at work. "Thanks for helping us out, Agriculture Department", he cracked. After all that, O...More..

by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Trump Stands By Unproven Wiretap Claim At Joint News Conference With Merkel

Merkel failed to respond to this statement from Trump, however, responding with a facial expression of pure bewilderment. Merkel said she wanted to speak with Trump about security and economic issues as well ...More..

Stephen Hawking to travel into space on Virgin Galactic
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Stephen Hawking to travel into space on Virgin Galactic

And he talked about his ambitions, saying he would be thrilled to one day travel in space. "Leaving Europe threatens Britain's status as a world-leader in science and innovation". When Professor Hawking last ...More..

India moving towards a Hindu Rashtra?
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

India moving towards a Hindu Rashtra?

Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu on Monday defended UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and said it is unfair to criticise Adityanath without giving him fair opportunity. At his meeting, the CM called for the adop...More..

by | Monday, March 20, 2017

After Yogi takes oath as UP CM, Oppn tears into BJP

Born Ajay Mohan Bisht, Mr Adityanath studied mathematics before entering the Hindu clergy at the age of 21. "The politics that he (Adityanath) championed was meant for doing away with whatever communal harmon...More..

Plane carrying 44 crashes in South Sudan airport; all feared dead
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Plane carrying 44 crashes in South Sudan airport; all feared dead

As many as 44 people were on board the small plane, belonging to a South Sudanese airline, when it split in two at about 3pm local time. Photos taken by people at the airport showed the scorched wreckage of t...More..