Report Digs Into How Kushner Got Top Secret Clearance

Including Kushner , Kline overruled rejections for security clearances on at least 30 occasions, according to NBC, something it reported happened only once in the three years before he joined the administration in May 2017. With many of Trump's ... More..

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Five dead in air collision on France-Italy border

Two other people were injured, at least one seriously. The helicopter was carrying a German alpine guide and four German heli-skiers, while the light aircraft was a French four-seater tourist Jodel plane with...More..

Diocese Apologizes to Covington Teens’ Parents After Condemning Actions at Lincoln Memorial
by | Sunday, January 27, 2019

Diocese Apologizes to Covington Teens’ Parents After Condemning Actions at Lincoln Memorial

The basketball game between Covington Catholic High School and Holmes High School has been postponed due to "passions running high relating to the incident in Washington, D.C.", Holmes posted on its website...More..

McCallum out as Canadian ambassador to China after comments on Meng extradition
by | Sunday, January 27, 2019

McCallum out as Canadian ambassador to China after comments on Meng extradition

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Saturday said he had fired his ambassador to China, who prompted a political furor with comments about a high-profile extradition case. "Two, there's an extraterritoria...More..

NWS Issues 'Special Weather Statement' As Rain Turns To Snow
by | Sunday, January 27, 2019

NWS Issues 'Special Weather Statement' As Rain Turns To Snow

The wind will die down throughout the evening, so blowing snow won't be much of an issue throughout the overnight and Friday . Friday will be a cloudy, breezy day. Lake effect snow will move into the area ...More..

You have no right to issue ultimatums, Venezuela’s foreign minister slams Europe
by | Sunday, January 27, 2019

You have no right to issue ultimatums, Venezuela’s foreign minister slams Europe

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo made a forceful case at a special session of the United Nations Security Council, where he described Maduro as part of an "illegitimate mafia state" responsible for Venezuela...More..

Gunman kills 4, injures 1 in two parishes Saturday
by | Sunday, January 27, 2019

Gunman kills 4, injures 1 in two parishes Saturday

Detectives are still on the lookout for Dakota Theriot, who remains at large, WVUE-TV reported. "For a young man to walk into a bedroom and kill his mother and his father, and then kill friends in Livingston ...More..

Soros calls Xi most perilous enemy of all free societies
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Soros calls Xi most perilous enemy of all free societies

He singled out the use of such technologies by the Chinese government as a " mortal danger ". " The "social credit" system , in case it ended up being functional, will provide Xi complete command over peop...More..

Stone indictment 'has nothing to do with' Trump: White House
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Stone indictment 'has nothing to do with' Trump: White House

The White House is preparing an emergency declaration that President Donald Trump could issue as a way to circumvent Congress if lawmakers do not provide funding for a wall along the USA southern border, CNN r...More..

Circuit attorney: Police officers were playing with gun before fatal shooting
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Circuit attorney: Police officers were playing with gun before fatal shooting

The incident happened early Thursday morning at Hendren's apartment in the 700 block of Dover Place in the Carondelet neighborhood. In the charging documents, prosecutors now say that Hendren and Alix began p...More..

Brexit: MPs hold back on plan for People's Vote amendment
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Brexit: MPs hold back on plan for People's Vote amendment

In reality, "Plan B" looks pretty similar to "Plan A", and Theresa May remains focussed on reducing concern surrounding the Irish backstop. And it is thought his amendment to the prime minister's proposal on ...More..

Trump's Ex-Lawyer Michael Cohen Summoned To Testify In Senate
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Trump's Ex-Lawyer Michael Cohen Summoned To Testify In Senate

The Senate Intelligence Committee often conducts interviews behind closed doors, but the exact nature of the committee's request was not immediately available. In a joint statement, Cummings and House Intelli...More..

Spanish rescuers find body of toddler trapped in well
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Spanish rescuers find body of toddler trapped in well

Julen Rosella fell down a 360-foot borehole on January 13 after wandering off from a family gathering. "Unfortunately at 1.25 am this morning, the rescue teams have accessed the point of the well where Julen ...More..

Temporary deal reached to end government shutdown
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Temporary deal reached to end government shutdown

A senior White House official told MeriTalk that the administration is working to ensure that employees will receive pay as soon as possible, and that Federal employees should reach out to their agencies for ...More..

New CJN swears in election tribunals
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

New CJN swears in election tribunals

He was therefore forced to suspend Onnoghen because the judge didn't voluntarily step down and swear in Justice Ibrahim Tanko Muhammed as Nigeria's most senior judge, Buhari said. Also, the Coalition of Unite...More..

Pelosi officially postpones Trump address
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Pelosi officially postpones Trump address

While Trump has been barred by Pelosi from giving the speech in the House Chambers, he can still deliver the address from a different location on the original date, January 29. The House Speaker further highlig...More..

Alex Salmond, Former Scottish First Minister, Arrested
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Alex Salmond, Former Scottish First Minister, Arrested

Scottish prosecutors said Salmond, 64, who said he had voluntarily gone to police on Wednesday after becoming aware of the investigation, had been charged with nine counts of sexual assault, two counts of attem...More..

Trump’s Shutdown Gift To Pelosi
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Trump’s Shutdown Gift To Pelosi

Mr Trump had been urged to delay it by Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi , who said there would be security risks due to the government shutdown . It is possible two Democratic centrists - Joe Manchin and D...More..

Lawmakers ratify Macedonia name-change deal
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Lawmakers ratify Macedonia name-change deal

In the vote that ended at 14.30 pm local time, 153 MPs from the ruling parties and from some opposition parties in the 300-seat parliament endorsed the agreement, which Macedonia has already adopted. "Politicia...More..

Huawei CFO has strong defense case, says Canadian ambassador
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Huawei CFO has strong defense case, says Canadian ambassador

Meng Wanzhou , and will meet all deadlines set by the US, Canada Extradition Treaty, Marc Raimondi a public affairs specialist for the Department of Justice, told FOX Business's Edward Lawrence in a stateme...More..

RCMP Charge Kingston, Ont. Youth With Encouraging Someone To Plant Bomb
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

RCMP Charge Kingston, Ont. Youth With Encouraging Someone To Plant Bomb

One, a minor, has been charged with knowingly facilitating terrorism and counseling a person to place a bomb "or other lethal device" in public, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) said in a statement. "Th...More..

Court orders Italian government to pay damages to Amanda Knox
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Court orders Italian government to pay damages to Amanda Knox

Knox, a United States citizen, and her former Italian boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito were found guilty of murdering Meredith Kercher , a fellow student, in the Italian town of Perugia in 2009. But they weren't...More..

'Doomsday Clock' remains at two minutes to midnight
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

'Doomsday Clock' remains at two minutes to midnight

Last year, citing inaction on the climate and nukes, the group moved the hands of its infamous Doomsday Clock forward a half-minute, signaling to the global community that it was at greater risk of experiencing...More..

Florida gov: Elections chief regrets blackface
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Florida gov: Elections chief regrets blackface

Ertel received many awards during his time in office for his effort to increase voter registration, including a Martin Luther King Jr. award from the City of Longwood. After Ertel's resignation was announced, P...More..

by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Miners close in on trapped Spanish toddler in well

Rescuers have been working round-the-clock under the media glare to try and reach two-year-old Julen Rosello , whose parents say fell down a narrow shaft as he was playing in Totalan, a town near Malaga. A 70-...More..

Woman's butt gets bitten by python while using toilet
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Woman's butt gets bitten by python while using toilet

According to Richards, she felt sharp fangs on her skin and decided that she had been bitten by a green frog, but immediately realised that this amphibian did not have teeth. 'She said her toilet habits have ...More..

A lot of winter weather ahead
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

A lot of winter weather ahead

Meteorologists do not expect any accumulation over a half-inch. "Many of us initially will see the wet weather in the form of rain but as it turns colder from the north through Saturday night and into Sund...More..

World's lightest satellite 'Kalamsat-V2' lifts-off successfully from Sriharikota
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

World's lightest satellite 'Kalamsat-V2' lifts-off successfully from Sriharikota

An updated version of India's Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV-C44) was used on Thursday to deliver two communications satellites into orbit. The rocket ejected Microsat R approximately 14 minutes int...More..

Backing down, Trump agrees to end shutdown without border wall money
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Backing down, Trump agrees to end shutdown without border wall money

Trump said he's prepared to sign a bill to open the government until February 15th. "I will make sure all employees receive their back pay very quickly or as soon as possible". "We have to deal with (Hurric...More..

Ross: 'I Don't Understand Why' Federal Workers Are Using Food Banks
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Ross: 'I Don't Understand Why' Federal Workers Are Using Food Banks

As the Washington Post reports , "There are 54,000 people who work in coal mining in the United States" and "Ross bragged about saving a grand total of about 3,000 coal jobs". Kevin Hassett, chairman of the ...More..