Trump Taps Kelly Craft for US Ambassador to UN

Kelly Knight Craft testifies during her confirmation hearing to be US ambassador to Canada during a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, June 20, 2017, in Washington . "Ambassador Kelly Craft is a leader, entrepreneur, and ... More..

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California Couple Pleads Guilty To Caging Kids Among Other Abuses
by | Saturday, February 23, 2019

California Couple Pleads Guilty To Caging Kids Among Other Abuses

Hestrin said he had met with all the children and was impressed by the resiliency they had shown. The tortured children suffered cognitive impairment, nerve damage and other results of prolonged physical abus...More..

LGBT Mag Publishes Op-Ed Slamming Trump's Effort To Decriminalize Homosexuality Worldwide
by | Saturday, February 23, 2019

LGBT Mag Publishes Op-Ed Slamming Trump's Effort To Decriminalize Homosexuality Worldwide

The campaign is being led by U.S. Ambassador to Germany Richard Grenell , an openly gay official in the Trump administration . "Yes, this is the same magazine I worked for as Editor-at-Large before they f...More..

Clashes at Venezuelan border as Maduro withholds humanitarian aid
by | Saturday, February 23, 2019

Clashes at Venezuelan border as Maduro withholds humanitarian aid

Venezuela's Information Ministry did not immediately reply to a request for comment. Mr Maduro promised a rival concert on the other side of the bridge, and was reportedly offering $7 million to artists to pe...More..

Amid Reports Of Attacks, Centre Asks States To Ensure Safety Of Kashmiris
by | Saturday, February 23, 2019

Amid Reports Of Attacks, Centre Asks States To Ensure Safety Of Kashmiris

The Supreme Court on Friday issued notices to the Central government and 11 states, seeking a response on plea over intervention to prevent alleged attacks on Kashmiri students in the aftermath of the Pulw...More..

Trump urges US telecommunications companies to step up 5G systems
by | Saturday, February 23, 2019

Trump urges US telecommunications companies to step up 5G systems

But he said the USA should "win through competition, not by blocking out now more advanced technologies". Despite the lack of basis behind some comments of the President, this isn't a bad idea, after all, mor...More..

Shamima Begum: IS teenager's family challenge citizenship move
by | Saturday, February 23, 2019

Shamima Begum: IS teenager's family challenge citizenship move

Earlier this week, CNN affiliate ITV News reported that Begum's mother received a letter from the Home Office, informing her of an order to revoke her daughter's citizenship. In the letter - seen by the BBC - t...More..

Time's Up Chief Resigns After Son's Alleged Misconduct
by | Friday, February 22, 2019

Time's Up Chief Resigns After Son's Alleged Misconduct

Gellert also said that Bowden "brushed his erect but clothed penis" against her during the healing session. Borders, who previously led the WNBA, became the first leader of the Time's Up organization in Oct...More..

Pope Francis opens sex abuse summit, says world expecting ‘concrete measures’
by | Friday, February 22, 2019

Pope Francis opens sex abuse summit, says world expecting ‘concrete measures’

Founding member of the ECA (Ending Clergy Abuse), Peter Isely, during a twilight vigil prayer of the victims of sex abuse near Castel Sant'Angelo, in Rome. A list of 21 " reflection points " written by the pope...More..

Saudi crown prince Mohammed bin Salman meets Chinese president, bags oil deal
by | Friday, February 22, 2019

Saudi crown prince Mohammed bin Salman meets Chinese president, bags oil deal

Like the UAE, Saudi Arabia is also contributing to India's strategic petroleum reserves, along with investing in the National Investment and Infrastructure Fund, taking a path to the Indian economy already ta...More..

Pro-Brexit MPs quit UK's Conservative party
by | Friday, February 22, 2019

Pro-Brexit MPs quit UK's Conservative party

These forces have been unleashed by Brexit and the bitter divisions over how and whether to leave Europe behind. Four Cabinet ministers were said to have confronted the Prime Minister yesterday and warned t...More..

Tortoise Thought to Be Extinct for 100 Years Rediscovered in Galapagos Island
by | Friday, February 22, 2019

Tortoise Thought to Be Extinct for 100 Years Rediscovered in Galapagos Island

Wildlife conservationists working on the Galapagos islands have located an adult female Fernandina Giant Tortoise, seen at the Galapagos National Park on Santa Cruz Island on Wednesday, Feb. The islands belong ...More..

Saudi prince sees $100B worth of investment opportunities in India
by | Friday, February 22, 2019

Saudi prince sees $100B worth of investment opportunities in India

The Saudi crown prince's visit has "given a new momentum to our age-old relationship", Modi said in a joint press conference after the meeting. The Crown Prince and Modi also condemned in the strongest terms ...More..

Roger Stone gagged after Instagram post
by | Friday, February 22, 2019

Roger Stone gagged after Instagram post

She imposed a full gagging order that prevents Stone making any statements about the case, including press releases, press conferences and social media posts, although he can still solicit donations to his pe...More..

World's largest bee, lost since 1981, rediscovered in the wild
by | Thursday, February 21, 2019

World's largest bee, lost since 1981, rediscovered in the wild

He found six nests on the island of Bacan and other nearby islands, but the species was lost to science again that same year. But it wasn't until the last day that the team found a single female Wallace's gia...More..

Maduro shuts Venezuela's border with Brazil amid aid standoff
by | Thursday, February 21, 2019

Maduro shuts Venezuela's border with Brazil amid aid standoff

The Venezuelan military was ordered to enforce the travel ban in airspace and on the sea until further notice, Maduro said during a televised address from a military headquarters. "If Maduro stays in power or t...More..

Colorado man faces additional charges in fiancee’s death
by | Thursday, February 21, 2019

Colorado man faces additional charges in fiancee’s death

The grim details revealed in a Colorado courtroom Tuesday provided the first public account of what led prosecutors to charge Patrick Frazee with murder and other charges in the death of Kelsey Berreth . Fol...More..

Alabama woman who joined ISIS can’t return home, USA says
by | Thursday, February 21, 2019

Alabama woman who joined ISIS can’t return home, USA says

According to HotAir.com, Muthana is a US citizen and will likely return home. "I have instructed Secretary of State Mike Pompeo , and he fully agrees, not to allow Hoda Muthana back into the Country", Mr...More..

Imran orders Pakistan Army to 'respond to aggression by India'
by | Thursday, February 21, 2019

Imran orders Pakistan Army to 'respond to aggression by India'

The meeting was attended by Army chief General Bajwa, services chiefs, heads of intelligence agencies, security officials and federal and state ministers for finance, defence, foreign affairs and interior. "We ...More..

We’re Being Hypocrites, Shamima Begum Is Our Problem: Maajid Nawaz
by | Thursday, February 21, 2019

We’re Being Hypocrites, Shamima Begum Is Our Problem: Maajid Nawaz

While responding, Begum who is seeking to return to Britain, called the British government move "hard to swallow", the CNN reported. It's a bit upsetting and frustrating. Begum's husband is Dutch terrorist fi...More..

Trump coming to Japan for new Emperor enthronement and G20 summit
by | Thursday, February 21, 2019

Trump coming to Japan for new Emperor enthronement and G20 summit

Trump spoke with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe Wednesday morning in advance of his summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un next week, the White House said. The two sides have not agreed previously on w...More..

Vatican confirms secret guidelines for priests who father children, reports say
by | Thursday, February 21, 2019

Vatican confirms secret guidelines for priests who father children, reports say

Gisotti said "the fundamental principle behind these lines is the protection of the child ". The document requests that a cleric who has fathered a child leaves the priesthood to "assume his respons...More..

North Carolina's elections board holds hearing on ballot fraud allegation
by | Thursday, February 21, 2019

North Carolina's elections board holds hearing on ballot fraud allegation

Britt said she forged her mother's signature on between seven and nine ballots to "not raise red flags" that the same people were signed as witnesses on too many absentee ballots. "I took the treasure chest and...More..

Julie Bishop quits politics after two decades in Parliament
by | Thursday, February 21, 2019

Julie Bishop quits politics after two decades in Parliament

She says she believes the Coalition will win, and she has been approached by several women who would make excellent candidates to replace her. The news is not necessarily surprising. In parliament this aftern...More..

Hope Fades For Missing Tourists As Their Social Media Accounts Go Quiet
by | Thursday, February 21, 2019

Hope Fades For Missing Tourists As Their Social Media Accounts Go Quiet

Police are searching for two tourists who are feared drowned off a beach on the NSW Mid North Coast. . Erwan Ferrieux and Hugo Palmer, both 20, went missing while swimming at Port Macquarie. Police on Tuesda...More..

Trump Calls NYT ‘Enemy of the People’, Slamming News Reporting as False
by | Thursday, February 21, 2019

Trump Calls NYT ‘Enemy of the People’, Slamming News Reporting as False

President Trump's tweet calling the New York Times the "ENEMY OF THE PEOPLE" brought a blistering response from the Gray Lady's publisher, who said the phrase "isn't just false, it's unsafe". There are state ...More..

Pro-abortion socialist Bernie Sanders joins 2020 Democrat primary
by | Thursday, February 21, 2019

Pro-abortion socialist Bernie Sanders joins 2020 Democrat primary

And, as result of millions of Americans standing up and fighting back, all of these policies are now supported by a majority of Americans. Additionally, since 2016, the Democratic Party has adopted numerous pro...More..

Saudi Aramco Looks To Invest More In India's Oil Refining Market
by | Thursday, February 21, 2019

Saudi Aramco Looks To Invest More In India's Oil Refining Market

But even now, expecting Riyadh to shun Pakistan because of India's anger is a far-fetched proposition. ♦ Exercise restraint: UN UN chief Antonio Guterres has called on India and Pakistan to exercise "maxi...More..

Deadly fire kills over 40 in Dhaka, death toll may rise
by | Thursday, February 21, 2019

Deadly fire kills over 40 in Dhaka, death toll may rise

The centuries-old Chawkbazar area of Dhaka characteristically has very narrow streets and residential buildings only inches apart. Firefighters said several chemical warehouses in the neighbourhood had been e...More..

Prosecutors: US Coast Guard officer planned to carry out terror attacks
by | Thursday, February 21, 2019

Prosecutors: US Coast Guard officer planned to carry out terror attacks

When he was arrested this week in Silver Spring MD, he had a stash of guns and a list of people he wanted to kill. He allegedly compiled an Excel list January 19 of left-leaning senators and media personaliti...More..