US Must Not Interfere in French Politics

Seventeen of the injured were police officers. The Turkish media cover the protests, with scenes of them being broadcast extensively in recent days, showing students kneeling with their hands above their heads after their arrest near Paris . More..

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Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou's Bail Hearing Delayed by Canadian Court
by | Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou's Bail Hearing Delayed by Canadian Court

Executives, including Meng, then made a series of misrepresentations about the relationship between the two companies to the banks, inducing them to carry out transactions linked to Iran they otherwise would no...More..

NYPD under fire for video showing officers wrestling baby away from woman
by | Tuesday, December 11, 2018

NYPD under fire for video showing officers wrestling baby away from woman

At one point, an officer is seen in the video pulling out a stun gun and appearing to point it at the crowd, ordering people to step back. The officers can be seen attempting to psychically grab the baby bo...More..

Man charged in kidnapping, death of North Carolina teen
by | Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Man charged in kidnapping, death of North Carolina teen

The US State Department has denied a temporary visa for Noé Aguilar to travel from Guatemala to attend services for his teenage daughter, according to the father's attorney. State Department spokeswoman Marlo C...More..

Neck and neck BJP vs Congress battle under way
by | Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Neck and neck BJP vs Congress battle under way

Voting for the 200-seat Rajasthan Assembly took place on December 7. The lowest number of counting rounds (15) would be held in Kotma seat in Anuppur district, he added. Within Congress, the party is once a...More..

Accused Russian Agent Maria Butina Reaches Plea Deal With Federal Prosecutors
by | Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Accused Russian Agent Maria Butina Reaches Plea Deal With Federal Prosecutors

Accused Russian agent Maria Butina , suspected of trying to infiltrate the National Rifle Association and influence US policy toward Russia, is expected to plead guilty this week following a deal between her l...More..

5 children die in OH house fire, mother hospitalized
by | Tuesday, December 11, 2018

5 children die in OH house fire, mother hospitalized

Most of the damage was on the home's first floor, leading investigators to believe that's where the fire started, Wright said. The fire department investigators told local media that they were still looking i...More..

Macron hikes minimum wage to appease 'yellow vest' protesters
by | Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Macron hikes minimum wage to appease 'yellow vest' protesters

Macron rode to the presidency a year ago on promises of rejuvenating France's stagnant economy and salvaging European unity. "This anger is shared by many among us, by many French people", said Macron. "I may...More..

U.S. white nationalist convicted of murder in deadly Charlottesville vehicle assault
by | Tuesday, December 11, 2018

U.S. white nationalist convicted of murder in deadly Charlottesville vehicle assault

A jury of seven women and five men reached their verdict near the end of the first day of deliberations of a trial that lasted a little under two weeks. "We must always hold bigots accountable", tweeted writer ...More..

Dog Who Waited by House Destroyed by California Wildfire Reunited with Family
by | Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Dog Who Waited by House Destroyed by California Wildfire Reunited with Family

As the Camp Fire raged, killing at least 85 people and displacing thousands more in Northern California , Madison waited patiently. She called me first thing when Madison was waiting for her when she ret...More..

Russian human rights activist Lyudmila Alexeyeva dies aged 91
by | Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Russian human rights activist Lyudmila Alexeyeva dies aged 91

She co-founded the human rights organisation Moscow Helsinki Group in 1976, and within a year its members were arrested, jailed or forced into exile. But Yeltsin's presidency collapsed into economic chaos and...More..

Trump considers chief of staff candidates as front-runner says 'no, thanks'
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Trump considers chief of staff candidates as front-runner says 'no, thanks'

That Ayers, a savvy operative with high political ambitions, would turn down the powerful post is a clear indication that many Republicans seem to realize being associated with Trump spells doom for their polit...More..

Without Evidence, Trump Accuses James Comey of Lying to Lawmakers During Testimony
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Without Evidence, Trump Accuses James Comey of Lying to Lawmakers During Testimony

In July 2016, Comey closed the FBI investigation into Clinton's use of her private server to send a number of emails while she was serving in the Barack Obama administration, but a few days before the electio...More..

Senators Introduce Bipartisan Resolution to Saudi Murder of Khashoggi
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Senators Introduce Bipartisan Resolution to Saudi Murder of Khashoggi

The men were sacked after the kingdom admitted Mr Khashoggi , a staunch critic of the Saudi government, was killed at its consulate in Istanbul. Khashoggi's Washington Post editor, Karen Attiah, said that ...More..

Khashoggi's Last Words, According To Transcript: 'I Can't Breathe'
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Khashoggi's Last Words, According To Transcript: 'I Can't Breathe'

Turkish officials have not said how they obtained the recording from inside the consulate. Even after the CIA's assessment, Kushner emerged as bin Salman's most important defender, arguing that Trump needs...More..

Theresa May warns of ‘grave uncertainty’ if lawmakers reject Brexit deal
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Theresa May warns of ‘grave uncertainty’ if lawmakers reject Brexit deal

The Sunday Times reported May was expected to say on Monday that she was delaying the vote to make a last-minute dash to Brussels to appeal to the European Union to improve the deal. The former foreign secret...More..

Vijay Mallya to be Extradited to India, Orders UK Court
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Vijay Mallya to be Extradited to India, Orders UK Court

Mallya made the remarks while talking to reporters outside the Westminster Magistrates' Court . Westminster Magistrates' Court ruled that Mallya can be extradited to India to stand trial on the charges bro...More..

Trump calls Cohen hush money payments 'simple private transaction'
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Trump calls Cohen hush money payments 'simple private transaction'

McCarthy served as assistant US attorney for the Southern District for 18 years before leaving the Justice Department in 2003. The sentencing memo for Cohen argues that the hush money payments were not merel...More..

Man at center of NC fraud investigation speaks as Republican denies wrongdoing
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Man at center of NC fraud investigation speaks as Republican denies wrongdoing

On Friday, Harris tweeted a video statement where he said he would support a new election if there is evidence of election fraud. The state Board of Elections and the Wake County district attorney have launched...More..

RBI Governor Urjit Patel resigns
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

RBI Governor Urjit Patel resigns

The support and hard work of the RBI staff, officers and management has been the proximate driver of the Bank's considerable accomplishments in recent years". Independent Director of the RBI, Satish Marathe, wh...More..

China summons Canadian ambassador over Huawei CFO's arrest
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

China summons Canadian ambassador over Huawei CFO's arrest

Meng is believed to have helped Huawei circumvent U.S. sanctions on Iran by telling financial institutions that a Huawei subsidiary was a separate company, Canadian prosecutors said at a hearing Friday to deter...More..

Trump Confirms Departure Of John Kelly From White House
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Trump Confirms Departure Of John Kelly From White House

The 36-year-old was seen as Mr Trump's main choice to replace Gen John Kelly , who will depart by the year's end. A White House official said Mr Trump had wanted a two-year commitment from Mr Ayers, who was ...More..

Britain free to cancel Article 50, rules ECJ
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Britain free to cancel Article 50, rules ECJ

The court's Advocate-General, Manuel Campos Sánchez-Bordona, has already suggested that Britain could unilaterally reverse its decision to leave the EU. The court ruled, contrary to the UK Government's position...More..

Trump chooses new Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman, against Mattis wishes
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Trump chooses new Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman, against Mattis wishes

His numerous overseas deployments include one tour in Iraq and three tours in Afghanistan - once as the Deputy Commanding General for U.S. Forces Afghanistan. "I can give you a little hint: It will have to do w...More..

Israel says army uncovered second Hezbollah tunnel during operation
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Israel says army uncovered second Hezbollah tunnel during operation

He said the Zionists can not tolerate such a high level of threats in confrontation with Hezbollah, which is why they have no motive for entering another war with Lebanon. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has ...More..

by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Key Democrat says Trump allegations could be ‘impeachable’

The public report that was released was heavily redacted, but we know prosecutors say Manafort lied about cutting ties with the Trump Administration, talking with senior officials as late as February of this ...More..

by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Pence aide out of running to be Trump's next chief of staff

But a White House official said Sunday that Trump and Ayers could not reach agreement on Ayers' length of service and that he would instead assist the president from outside the administration. Trump's deci...More..

AG pick Barr on presidential investigations (1992)
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

AG pick Barr on presidential investigations (1992)

That role gave her responsibilities far beyond the news conferences she held in the State Department briefing room. He also has said that he backs an investigation into Mrs Clinton for the sale of uranium whi...More..

Kushner advised MbS on how to weather murder
by | Monday, December 10, 2018

Kushner advised MbS on how to weather murder

But Haley's remarks lose all their luster when considering she outright refused to single out Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, despite numerous reports from US Intelligence agencies directly linking the ...More..

Pelosi casts doubt on new US-Mexico-Canada trade deal
by | Sunday, December 09, 2018

Pelosi casts doubt on new US-Mexico-Canada trade deal

The House and Senate passed their own versions of the third minibus proposal this summer; but were unable to resolve their differences in order to send it to the president. "Let me be clear: the US$1.6 billio...More..