Amsterdam stab victims were US citizens

Police say they have serious but not life-threatening injuries. Police have identified the suspect as a 19-year-old Afghan man and continue to investigate a motive. His identity has not been released, but police say he has a German residency permit... More..

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David Pecker Exits Postmedia Board Following Cohen Controversy
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

David Pecker Exits Postmedia Board Following Cohen Controversy

Publishing mogul David Pecker has told federal investigators that he worked with President Donald Trump's longtime fixer and personal attorney Michael Cohen to buy and bury the stories of women claiming a...More..

Russia's Putin offers women a better pensions deal after popularity hit
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Russia's Putin offers women a better pensions deal after popularity hit

Putin repeatedly referred to the audience as his "dear friends" and ended with: "I ask for your understanding". But the proposal sparked protests across the country. A Moscow court passed a ruling two days befo...More..

'Yellow's not my colour': London mayor reacts to balloon bikini
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

'Yellow's not my colour': London mayor reacts to balloon bikini

Mr. Bruere cited rising crime and "defending free speech" as factors for his anti-Khan campaign. He continued: "Under Sadiq Khan, we have seen crime sky rocket to unprecedented levels. Dancers perform as a la...More..

Ex-Scottish National Party leader quits amid misconduct claims
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Ex-Scottish National Party leader quits amid misconduct claims

By Thursday morning, the campaign had raised more than $78,000 (£60,000/66,800 euros) - exceeding the £50,000 target. "I have tendered my resignation to remove this line of opposition attack", he said. Ms Stu...More..

Ukraine explosion: 'Separatist leader killed' in Donetsk cafe blast
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Ukraine explosion: 'Separatist leader killed' in Donetsk cafe blast

Russian President Vladimir Putin sent his condolences to Zakharchenko's family and friends. Russia's foreign ministry said it had every reason to believe Kiev was responsible for Zakharchenko's death, min...More..

Alex Salmond takes legal action against Scottish Government over complaints
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Alex Salmond takes legal action against Scottish Government over complaints

In a statement, Mr Salmond said: "For many months now, and on the advice of senior counsel, I have attempted to persuade the Permanent Secretary to the Scottish Government that she is behaving unlawfully in t...More..

Passenger Dies Of Heart Attack, 18 Injured As Russian Plane Catches Fire
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Passenger Dies Of Heart Attack, 18 Injured As Russian Plane Catches Fire

The plane was operated by the Utair airline. Utair´s Boeing 737-800, carrying 164 passengers and six crew members from Moscow to Sochi, did not brake in time after landing, RIA reported, citing local emergenc...More..

Iran FM, Top Pakistani Lawmaker Discuss Bilateral Ties
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Iran FM, Top Pakistani Lawmaker Discuss Bilateral Ties

Speaking to reporters in Islambad, Zarif expressed the hope that relations between the two neighbouring states would further develop during Prime Minister Imran Khan's term in office. Both foreign ministers agr...More..

Putin details amendments to soften impact of impending pension system reform
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Putin details amendments to soften impact of impending pension system reform

Many complained that they would likely die before they could retire, since life expectancy in many Russian regions is below the national average of 66 for men and 77 for women. In recent weeks, there have been ...More..

Trump allows targeted relief on steel and aluminum quotas
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Trump allows targeted relief on steel and aluminum quotas

Sen. Elizabeth Warren says the Trump administration is playing politics, and handing out favors to friends, in the Commerce Department's management of the exemption process for steel and aluminum tariffs . Bac...More..

Uganda’s pop star lawmaker re-arrested for seeking treatment abroad
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Uganda’s pop star lawmaker re-arrested for seeking treatment abroad

They switched off the lights in the ambulance and started battering him. Regarding the report from Lubaga doctors about Mr Zaake, Managing Director Dr Peter Kibuuka neither admitted nor denied that they could...More..

Man Threatened To Shoot Boston Globe Employees For Trump Editorials
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Man Threatened To Shoot Boston Globe Employees For Trump Editorials

It didn't take long for someone to threaten a major news organization with the exact phrasing President Donald Trump has used regarding the free press: " the enemy of the people ". Shaw, special agent in char...More..

Man suing couple who raised $400,000 for him
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Man suing couple who raised $400,000 for him

However ABC6 reported that reporters had received an anonymous tip that they were spending some of the money raised for Bobbitt on themselves. Documents filed in a court in the couple's hometown of Mount Ho...More..

Brazil's President Temer sends troops to Venezuela border
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Brazil's President Temer sends troops to Venezuela border

Speaking about the broader implications of Venezuela's refugee problem, Temer argued that since it has transcended several borders it's no longer an internal issue, but " a threat to the harmony of the whole co...More..

Trump Volunteer Tries To Block Journalist From Photographing Protester At Rally
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Trump Volunteer Tries To Block Journalist From Photographing Protester At Rally

A volunteer working for President Trump's reelection campaign obstructed the shot of a photojournalist as he tried to capture the image of a protester being led out of a rally Thursday night in Evansville, In...More..

VP Mike Pence Speaks on Trump's Behalf at McCain's Funeral
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

VP Mike Pence Speaks on Trump's Behalf at McCain's Funeral

McCain "could not stand the abuse of power wherever he saw it, in whatever form, in whatever country", Biden said . The president, meanwhile, says he has no regrets about how his reaction to John McCain's ...More..

President Donald Trump Addresses His Reaction to Senator John McCain's Death
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

President Donald Trump Addresses His Reaction to Senator John McCain's Death

Naval Academy cemetery in Annapolis, Maryland - "back where it began", as he wrote in his recent memoir, "The Restless Wave". Approximately 15,000 showed up to mourn McCain at a similar service at the Arizo...More..

Two injured in stabbing at Amsterdam railway, Dutch police shoot suspect
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Two injured in stabbing at Amsterdam railway, Dutch police shoot suspect

All three people were taken to the hospital to receive treatment for their injuries. "There was a lot of panic", Snelders said. "It happened really quickly". The people stabbed at Central Station around noon al...More..

Consultant Pleads Guilty To Violating Lobbying Laws Over Ukraine Work
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Consultant Pleads Guilty To Violating Lobbying Laws Over Ukraine Work

Samuel Patten, a self-described global political consultant, was accused of acting "as an agent of a foreign principal, to wit, the Opposition Bloc (a Ukrainian political party) and its members, without registe...More..

by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Donald Trump confirmed to visit Ireland this November

Foreign Affairs Minister Simon Coveney has welcomed the news. "Our two countries have such strong historic, economic, cultural and family ties. Maintaining those connections is always a top priority". Speakin...More..

Australian filmmaker jailed six years for espionage in Cambodia
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Australian filmmaker jailed six years for espionage in Cambodia

As the prison van left after the panel of judges delivered the verdict, Ricketson shouted to reporters the same question he often raised throughout his trial: "Who am I spying for?'" The soon-to-be 69-year-ol...More..

Shots fired at Yorkdale Shopping Centre, mall evacuated
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Shots fired at Yorkdale Shopping Centre, mall evacuated

A short time later, officers confirmed that a shooting had taken place at the mall and the complex was evacuated. Toronto's mayor said he was relieved no one was injured in the mall shooting. Police have cord...More..

IAEA Report: Iran Continues to Fully Comply With Nuclear Deal Restrictions
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

IAEA Report: Iran Continues to Fully Comply With Nuclear Deal Restrictions

The conclusion comes as the other signatories to the 2015 deal - Germany, Britain, France, Russia and China - continue to try and salvage it after US President Donald Trump made a decision to pull the US out ...More..

China reacts to 'White House' twitter tirade on North Korea
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

China reacts to 'White House' twitter tirade on North Korea

When President Donald Trump left the June summit in Singapore with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, the USA leader declared that North Korea was "no longer a nuclear threat", believing that Kim had agreed to en...More..

W. Virginia meteorologist accused of fracturing anchor’s skull in fight
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

W. Virginia meteorologist accused of fracturing anchor’s skull in fight

The two work on the 4pm newscast on WSAZ, a CW affiliate in Huntington, West Virginia . "Erica advised she had problems with Chelsea in the past with her being aggressive", the criminal complaint read. She w...More..

by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Cafe bombing kills separatist leader in eastern Ukraine. Suspects in custody

Russian Federation accused Ukraine of assassinating the 42-year-old, but Kiev said it had nothing to do with the explosion and blamed separatist infighting. The separatists have been dogged by infighting that...More..

PM Imran Khan first visit to army headquarters today
by | Friday, August 31, 2018

PM Imran Khan first visit to army headquarters today

He had said that healthy India-Pakistan relations will be beneficial for the entire region and suggested to increase trade ties. They are also scheduled to meet Prime Minister Imran Khan . The presence of ...More..

USA to end all funding to United Nations agency for Palestinian refugees
by | Friday, August 31, 2018

USA to end all funding to United Nations agency for Palestinian refugees

The move, which comes a week after Washington cut more than $200 million in US aid to the Palestinians, is likely to heighten tensions between the Palestinian leadership and the Trump administration. The decisi...More..

Amazon, Google, Facebook may be in 'very antitrust situation'
by | Friday, August 31, 2018

Amazon, Google, Facebook may be in 'very antitrust situation'

Trump reiterated for the third day his accusation that "conservatives have been treated very unfairly" by Alphabet Inc.'s Google. It goes on to show a series of screen captures on the Google homepage from 201...More..