American held in Venezuelan prison pleads: 'They want to kill me'

Holt, a former Mormon missionary, has been in the prison since June 2016 after he was detained in Caracas when he traveled there to marry a woman he met on a religious dating site. "We are very anxious about the uprising in the Helicoide [prison]".... More..

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Signals from Technical Perspective - Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ: VOD)
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Signals from Technical Perspective - Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ: VOD)

Sold All: 2 Reduced: 8 Increased: 10 New Position: 5. In a report it was revealed to clients and investors that Deutsche restate their Hold rating of Lonmin (LON:LMI)'s stocks on Tuesday morning. They now h...More..

European Union top diplomats to follow through JCPOA
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

European Union top diplomats to follow through JCPOA

Major European powers and Tehran have committed to keep working together to save the Iran nuclear deal despite USA president Donald Trump's determination to kill it off. His decision have left the future ...More..

WB Panchayat polls: CPI(M) leaders protest over violence in state
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

WB Panchayat polls: CPI(M) leaders protest over violence in state

At 12 persons died and over 40 injured after 43 clashes ensued between cadres of the contesting parties. Amrito Saha, relative of a Trinamool Congress candidate in Raigunj, was shot dead inside a polling boot...More..

Watch embattled EPA chief Scott Pruitt testify before the US Senate
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Watch embattled EPA chief Scott Pruitt testify before the US Senate

Hart was not listed on that disclosure". "Come on", Leahy said. Such decisions had made Pruitt and the EPA "a laughingstock", he added. He was speaking during a hearing that was meant to focus on the EPA's 2019...More..

Ocala teacher accused of drowning raccoons during class
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Ocala teacher accused of drowning raccoons during class

The woman whose son recorded the video said that after they had killed the raccoons the students killed an opossum "just for sport". The raccoons did not drown easily, the student said. Brewton was placed on ad...More..

North Korea Begins Dismantling Nuclear Test Site
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

North Korea Begins Dismantling Nuclear Test Site

But not all buildings have been demolished yet, the researchers concluded. According to the report, many key operational support buildings have been razed since their last analysis. It will mark the first s...More..

Woman killed in front of 3-year-old during Tuesday's violent storms
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Woman killed in front of 3-year-old during Tuesday's violent storms

Two people are dead after powerful storms marched across the state yesterday. Police in Newburg said the girl and her mother had arrived home and were unloading the auto when strong winds knocked the tree onto ...More..

Star Wars Celebration 2019 set for Chicago
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Star Wars Celebration 2019 set for Chicago

A flawed yet fun and fast-paced space adventure, Solo: A Star Wars Story should satisfy newcomers to the saga as well as longtime fans who check their expectations at the theater door. We're so in love wi...More..

Tusk: Trump 'helped European Union rid itself of its illusions'
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Tusk: Trump 'helped European Union rid itself of its illusions'

Reiterating the position of France , Germany and the United Kingdom, the three European powers that helped broker the Iran nuclear agreement, Tusk said that the EU would remain committed to the deal as lon...More..

Wisconsin high school seniors praised by police for car-into-office prank
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Wisconsin high school seniors praised by police for car-into-office prank

But on closer inspection, it's only a half of a vehicle, likely from a junk yard, sitting next to a black tarp and surrounded by bricks. The students wrote "CHS class of 2018" and "We're bustin' out!" on th...More..

Armed School Resource Officer Shoots Student Who Open Fired At School
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Armed School Resource Officer Shoots Student Who Open Fired At School

The gunman, whose name was not released, was confronted by a school resource officer after he fired several shots near the west gym, Howell said . The father of a Dixon High School student was shaken aft...More..

Turkish Banker Gets 32 Months in Prison Following Iranian-Sanctions Conviction
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Turkish Banker Gets 32 Months in Prison Following Iranian-Sanctions Conviction

His crime "appears to have been driven by loyalty to his career, employer Halkbank and to his country", Berman said. Turkish President Erdogan has said the U.S. The wealthy Zarrab, arrested a year before Atil...More..

Trump Paid More Than $100000 To Cohen, Financial Disclosure Confirms
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Trump Paid More Than $100000 To Cohen, Financial Disclosure Confirms

Cohen paid Daniels US$130,000 in hush money shortly before the presidential election on November 8, 2016; Cohen said he used his own home equity line of credit to afford it, and Trump previously denied knowl...More..

Ramadan: Pray for Peace, Stability In Nigeria - Dogara Urges Muslims
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Ramadan: Pray for Peace, Stability In Nigeria - Dogara Urges Muslims

Rabat- The Islamic holy month of Ramadan will start Thursday May 17, declared the French Council of the Muslim Faith (CFCM). 79% of US born Muslims fast while 80% of the ones born overseas do the same thing...More..

94 climbers scale Mt Everest on Wednesday
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

94 climbers scale Mt Everest on Wednesday

Kami made his first ascent of Everest in 1994 when he was 24. A total of 94 foreign climbers and Sherpas made it to the top of Everest on Wednesday alone. The daughter of a yak herder, Ms Lhakpa worked as a p...More..

The Senate argues that Putin wanted to help Trump win the election
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

The Senate argues that Putin wanted to help Trump win the election

A former US attorney says it "almost defies credibility" that President Trump was not aware of the June 2016 Trump Tower meeting between Donald Trump Jr. No record existed that suggested Trump Jr. shared th...More..

Mother of tortured kids to face upgraded charges
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Mother of tortured kids to face upgraded charges

Upon entering Rogers's residence, they discovered that nine of her other children, ranging in age from 4 months to 11 years, were living in "unsafe and unsanitary" squalor. "On a continuous basis the children w...More..

Italy's Fanciful Coalition Draft Draws Investors' Incredulity-For Now
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Italy's Fanciful Coalition Draft Draws Investors' Incredulity-For Now

The far-right leader of the Lega, Matteo Salvini , and the leader of the anti-establishment 5-Star Movement (M5S), Luigi Di Maio , talked about European Union "interference" on Tuesday. Italy has the second...More..

Florida man killed in first recorded e-cig explosion death
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Florida man killed in first recorded e-cig explosion death

A 38-year-old man in Florida was killed in what appears to be the first death caused by an e-cigarette explosion. The projectile was from a section of an e-cigarette. E-cigarettes prove to be quite unsafe...More..

Trump Calls Some Unauthorized Immigrants 'Animals' in Rant
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Trump Calls Some Unauthorized Immigrants 'Animals' in Rant

WASHINGTON (AP) - In President Donald Trump's former life as a casino owner, he might have cheered Monday's ruling from the Supreme Court that struck down a federal law that barred every state but Nevada from ...More..

Meghan Markle's father says now hopes to attend royal wedding
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Meghan Markle's father says now hopes to attend royal wedding

Samantha will not attend the wedding, nor will Meghan's half-brother, Thomas Jr., with a source telling People that the future royal does not have a relationship with her half-siblings. "The bad press ove...More..

Sochi informal summit: PM Modi, Vladimir Putin to meet on May 21
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Sochi informal summit: PM Modi, Vladimir Putin to meet on May 21

According to reports, the decision to hold the summit was a last-minute move taken by Russian Federation following an unannounced visit to Moscow by India's national security advisor Ajit Doval and foreign se...More..

High court rejects 50-50 divorce share
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

High court rejects 50-50 divorce share

But that does not guarantee a 50-50 for those who think marriage is their ticket to equal sharing of wealth. The Highs court has today made a major ruling on how to share property accrued during marriage tim...More..

Russian opposition leader Navalny gets 30-day jail sentence
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Russian opposition leader Navalny gets 30-day jail sentence

The protests initiated by opposition leader Navalny, who was detained nearly immediately after the appearance at the rally, but later released until the hearing. Separately, he was also convicted of disobeying ...More..

Guatemala opens embassy in Jerusalem, two days after US
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Guatemala opens embassy in Jerusalem, two days after US

Netanyahu noted in his remarks that there is a Guatemala Street not far from the new embassy. "70 years ago the USA and Guatemala voted in favor of partition", he said. "Guatemala and Israel - united forever"...More..

Bolivia's Evo Morales Decries 'Genocidal' Israel, Rejects US Embassy Move to Jerusalem
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Bolivia's Evo Morales Decries 'Genocidal' Israel, Rejects US Embassy Move to Jerusalem

The vast majority have been killed by live ammunition fired by Israeli snipers but Leila was caught up in a cloud of tear gas, only temporarily painful for adults but potentially more risky for infants. 'We a...More..

Muslims in Leeds to begin Ramadan fast
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Muslims in Leeds to begin Ramadan fast

An attack on Turkey under its Islamist president Recep Erdogan could positively influence his chances at reelection, as the president has historically performed better when elections follow attacks in the count...More..

Trump gets push back on talk of helping China's ZTE
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Trump gets push back on talk of helping China's ZTE

But an unexpected twist happened over the weekend when Trump said on Twitter that he is going to help get ZTE back to business. "Your recent remarks directing (Commerce) Secretary ( Wilbur) Ross to help ZTE,...More..

White House Eliminates A Top Cybersecurity Post
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

White House Eliminates A Top Cybersecurity Post

According to an email sent to National Security Council employees seen by Politico , the decision is part of an effort to "streamline authority" for the senior directors who lead most NSC teams. Not everyone...More..