South Africans on a high after top court legalises cannabis use

The decision of the constitutional Court of south africa falls in line with the recommendations of the United Nations, which in 2016 was called on States to "review their policies" in the field of cannabis after decades of repression. The court t... More..

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Ford lawyers say she is open to testifying, but not Monday
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Ford lawyers say she is open to testifying, but not Monday

Ford was as bad as she says, charges would have been immediately filed with local Law Enforcement Authorities by either her or her loving parents". Katz added in her communication to the committee Thursday: "...More..

Multiple Injured In Shooting Near Syracuse, New York
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Multiple Injured In Shooting Near Syracuse, New York

Police said that none of the victims were critically wounded, according to reports. The website said ambulances were seen driving away from the scene with a police escort at about 9:15 pm. When shots broke ou...More..

No meeting between foreign ministers in New York, India tells Pakistan
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

No meeting between foreign ministers in New York, India tells Pakistan

But it is obvious, Kumar said, that behind Pakistan's proposal for talks to make a fresh beginning, there was an evil agenda. "Since yesterday's announcement of a meeting of foreign ministers of India and P...More..

Lawyer: Ford can testify next week if terms fair
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Lawyer: Ford can testify next week if terms fair

The facade of restraint is broken: President Donald Trump is on the attack against the forces threatening Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court confirmation. And that is bad news for Kavanaugh's chances at confir...More..

Possible site of HMB Endeavour wreck found off US coast
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Possible site of HMB Endeavour wreck found off US coast

More than two centuries later, researchers believe they have pinpointed the ship's final resting place, according to the Rhode Island Marine Archaeology Project . Given her involvement in pivotal events in the...More..

Vietnamese President Quang Dies of Illness
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Vietnamese President Quang Dies of Illness

Quang hosted President Donald Trump during his first state visit to the communist country previous year. Mr Quang had been withdrawing from public life over past months, raising speculation about his health...More..

‘Immediately correct mistake’: China warns after USA imposes sanctions
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

‘Immediately correct mistake’: China warns after USA imposes sanctions

Beijing's decision to purchase Russian Su-35 fighter jets and S-400 surface-to-air missile system drew Washington's ire. It is the first time the Trump administration targeted a third country with its C...More..

Gun rights activist Cody Wilson charged with sexual assault of teen
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Gun rights activist Cody Wilson charged with sexual assault of teen

Police were able to match Wilson's Texas drivers license image to his profile photo on sugardaddymeet.com, authorities said. Ted Cruz (R-TX), owns Defense Distributed , a nonprofit through which he has attem...More..

by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Ruth Davidson challenges rivals to back 'astonishing' PM to deliver on Brexit

EC President Donald Tusk says the UK PM's plans risk undermining the EU's single market. Britain and the European Union both want to reach a deal by the end of 2018, to allow enough time for all the bloc's ...More..

Infants among wounded in Queens day care stabbing
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Infants among wounded in Queens day care stabbing

It's unclear whether it was a legal child care facility. Five people, including three children, have been left injured. One of these adult victims, however, was seriously injured, WNBC reports. A 52-year-ol...More..

Heavy security, arrests as Ugandan pop star set to come home
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Heavy security, arrests as Ugandan pop star set to come home

As soon as he landed, security forces promptly chauffeured him away. IGP Ochola in a Twitter post denied arresting the legislator, saying the police were instead ensuring his security is safe as they escort h...More..

Kavanaugh can not be considered for SCOTUS until accuser is taken seriously
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Kavanaugh can not be considered for SCOTUS until accuser is taken seriously

Republicans have set a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing for Monday that is supposed to feature Kavanaugh and his accuser, California psychology professor Christine Blasey Ford . Over the weekend, Ford ...More..

European Union leaders 'almost unanimous' for second Brexit vote: Malta PM
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

European Union leaders 'almost unanimous' for second Brexit vote: Malta PM

But May says any Irish deal must hinge on the EU accepting her country's proposal , which would - for a limited time - keep the United Kingdom in the European single market and customs union when it comes to t...More..

by | Friday, September 21, 2018

B.C. firenado sucks up and melts hose

A fire hose is pulled into the fire whirl during one of the raging fires in the Canadian province of British Columbia. " Fire tornado destroyed our line ". They occur when a gust of extremely hot air blows ...More..

Kavanaugh Accuser Wants to Testify Next Week, Her Lawyers Say
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Kavanaugh Accuser Wants to Testify Next Week, Her Lawyers Say

Prof Ford and the Senate Judiciary Committee are engaged in a stand-off, and time is running out, the BBC's Gary O'Donoghue reports from Washington . They also discussed having only one camera in the room duri...More..

Marine Le Pen Says She's Defying Order for Psychological Evaluation
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Marine Le Pen Says She's Defying Order for Psychological Evaluation

The investigation is one of a series that have distracted Le Pen's National Rally , formerly known as the National Front, as it seeks to rebuild after her loss to President Emmanuel Macron in the second round ...More..

More than 200 people feared dead after ferry sinks in Lake Victoria
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

More than 200 people feared dead after ferry sinks in Lake Victoria

Thirty-seven people were rescued after the ferry sank in the afternoon, Mwanza regional commissioner John Mongella told The Associated Press. Last night officials confirmed that 44 people had died but said ma...More..

Woman shoots three dead in Maryland warehouse
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Woman shoots three dead in Maryland warehouse

And in 2016, two sheriff deputies were shot and killed at a Panera restaurant in Harford County. Local hospitals reported receiving five patients from the incident. "We are closely monitoring the horrifi...More..

Ukraine says Russia's fresh statement on MH17 crash 'fake'
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Ukraine says Russia's fresh statement on MH17 crash 'fake'

The Boeing 777 flying from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur crashed outside the rebel stronghold of Donetsk on July 17, 2014, killing all 298 on board, majority Dutch nationals. He later said his account has b...More..

Why The United States Should Follow South Korea's Lead On North Korea
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Why The United States Should Follow South Korea's Lead On North Korea

In his statement on Wednesday, Pompeo said commitments made at a summit between the leaders of North and South Korea were positive enough that the U.S. "They don't meaningfully constrain North Korea's nuclear...More..

Brett Kavanaugh accuser offers to testify to Senate
by | Friday, September 21, 2018

Brett Kavanaugh accuser offers to testify to Senate

The Times said Katz told committee Republicans and Democrats in the email Thursday that it was Ford's "strong preference" to have a full investigation before her testimony, though the email didn't demand an...More..

Willie Nelson Laughs at Public Shock That He Supports Democrats
by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

Willie Nelson Laughs at Public Shock That He Supports Democrats

O'Rourke has raised more money than Cruz, but outside groups are pouring money into the race to help keep Cruz in office. "In a conversation with IJR, PETA said that they protested outside Cruz's event becaus...More..

Declassification of Russian Federation probe docs underway after Trump order
by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

Declassification of Russian Federation probe docs underway after Trump order

Trump further ordered the declassification of "all FBI reports of interviews with Bruce G Ohr prepared in connection with the Russian Federation investigation". Regardless of what happens, the release of th...More..

by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

Kim wants second summit with Trump, South Korea President says

Kim's offer, however, could provide a way to jump start talks, analysts say. Standing side by side with Kim in Pyongyang, Moon expressed hope on Wednesday that talks would resume between North Korea and the...More..

by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

North Korea Ties Better Since He Became President

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said he had invited North Korea's foreign minister to meet in NY next week, with the aim of completing its denuclearisation by January 2021, after a Pyongyang summit between ...More..

Arrest made in stabbing death of DC jogger
by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

Arrest made in stabbing death of DC jogger

The restaurant's manager, Tommy Wu , showed CBS News correspondent Chip Reid surveillance video of the incident , which appears to show an injured Martinez collapsing as patrons rush to her aid. She was in t...More..

Saudi Arabia invited to become third strategic partner in CPEC: Fawad Chaudhry
by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

Saudi Arabia invited to become third strategic partner in CPEC: Fawad Chaudhry

Khan specifically wrote to PM Modi with an eagerness to organize a meeting between the two foreign ministers Sushma Swaraj and Shah Mehmood Qureshi . He claimed that the issues between the two countries are ...More..

Two shark attacks within 24 hours at Whitsundays in Australia
by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

Two shark attacks within 24 hours at Whitsundays in Australia

It is the second serious shark attack in Queensland's Whitsunday Islands within 24 hours. Both attacks occurred in Cid Harbour, a picturesque bay surrounded by beaches in a popular tourist area on the north c...More..

Trump urged Spain to 'build a wall' across Sahara, says minister
by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

Trump urged Spain to 'build a wall' across Sahara, says minister

It was unclear from the Spanish media whether Trump was speaking in jest when he made the purported comments. Mr Trump's pledge to build a wall between the U.S. A total of 33,611 migrants have arrived in Sp...More..