ConCourt finds Shaun Abrahams' appointment as NPA boss invalid

The Constitutional Court reserved judgment on an application to confirm two High Court orders, which declared that Abraham's appointment was invalid. The order was made after the court confirmed former prosecutions boss Mxolisi Nxasana's leaving of... More..

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Neighbor Raises Questions About New Mexico Compound Search Timing
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Neighbor Raises Questions About New Mexico Compound Search Timing

Three siblings and two other adults have been charged with child abuse stemming from the alleged neglect of 11 children found living on the squalid compound. Commenting on being named an unindicted co-conspirat...More..

Afghanistan: 20 civilians, 100 security forces killed in Ghazni
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Afghanistan: 20 civilians, 100 security forces killed in Ghazni

As part of an effort to bolster Afghan fighting strength, the U.S. earlier this year sent more military advisers to Afghanistan. The assault on Ghazni, the capital of Ghazni province, was a major show of forc...More..

Trump to Democrats: Give Pelosi Another Chance
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Trump to Democrats: Give Pelosi Another Chance

Washington's primary election sends the top two candidates - regardless of political party - to the November ballot. Multiple other Democratic congressional candidates and incumbents have made similar statem...More..

by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

"Trumps calls Omarosa a 'lowlife' at 'Bikers for Trump" rally

Look at her MANY recent quotes saying such wonderful and powerful things about me - a true Champion of Civil Rights - until she got fired. While publicizing the book, she released an audio recording of a disc...More..

Trump signs defense bill named for John McCain
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Trump signs defense bill named for John McCain

McCain National Defense Authorization Act . "We will replace aging tanks, aging planes and ships with the most advanced and lethal technology ever developed", Trump said. An AP investigation documented broa...More..

Pilot dies after crashing plane into house
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Pilot dies after crashing plane into house

It wasn't immediately clear who employed Youd, but according to his Facebook page, he worked as a MedEvac pilot. The remnants of the plane. Youd was arrested just hours before he smashed into the home whe...More..

Harley dealers respond to Trump's support of boycotting company's motorcycles
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Harley dealers respond to Trump's support of boycotting company's motorcycles

The firm, founded in Milwaukee in 1903, estimated that it would lose $100 million annually from steel tariffs imposed by the president in March. " Most other companies are coming in our direction, including ...More..

Appointed Judge Upholds Mueller's Authority
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Appointed Judge Upholds Mueller's Authority

The company, Concord Management and Consulting LLC, was charged in February along with a St. Petersburg troll farm and 13 Russian nationals by Mueller, who accused them of manipulating social media to sow disco...More..

Baltimore Police Officer Suspended After Video Shows Him Beating Unarmed Man
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Baltimore Police Officer Suspended After Video Shows Him Beating Unarmed Man

A video surfaced over the weekend showing an officer confronting a man before repeatedly punching him. Brown said that previously, in June, McGrier had been accused of assaulting the officer who attacked him...More..

President Trump Issues Statement Ahead of Deadly Charlottesville Anniversary
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

President Trump Issues Statement Ahead of Deadly Charlottesville Anniversary

The tweets come on the anniversary of deadly unrest triggered by a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia. White nationalists are again planning to rally Sunday, this year at Lafayette Park, j...More..

Pakistan stands with Saudi Arabia in ongoing clash with human rights
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Pakistan stands with Saudi Arabia in ongoing clash with human rights

The dispute erupted when Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland tweeted last week that she was "very concerned" about whom she called civil society activists that were arrested in the Kingdom. Saudi Arab...More..

French migrant rescue ship Aquarius stranded again
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

French migrant rescue ship Aquarius stranded again

Since June, Italy's new far-right Interior Minister Matteo Salvini has regularly turned away rescue ships operated by foreign NGOs such as the Aquarius, accusing them of playing into the hands of people smuggle...More..

Jeremy Corbyn 'wreath laying' attacked by Israeli PM
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Jeremy Corbyn 'wreath laying' attacked by Israeli PM

On Saturday, Labour sources insisted that the photographs did not contradict Mr Corbyn's denial a year ago, despite the Daily Mail also republishing a quote from an article written by the Labour leader for th...More..

Ex-WWE star Jim 'The Anvil' Neidhart dead at 63
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Ex-WWE star Jim 'The Anvil' Neidhart dead at 63

His last in-ring performance for WWE came in 2007 on the 15th anniversary episode of Raw when he competed in a battle royal. He is survived by his wife, Ellie , and three daughters including Natalie - aka Nata...More..

What happened, what's next after airline worker stole plane
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

What happened, what's next after airline worker stole plane

We are " stunned and heartbroken " by the incident, the family said . Airports nationwide will now look at whether their security procedures need to change, CNN safety analyst David Soucie said. "He was ri...More..

South & North Korea to hold summit in Pyongyang in September
by | Monday, August 13, 2018

South & North Korea to hold summit in Pyongyang in September

North and South Korean officials held high-level negotiations at the border truce village of Panmunjom on Monday to discuss the summit. North Korea's chief delegate, Ri Son-gwon, hinted after the meeting th...More..

Man using 'stand your ground' defense charged with manslaughter over fatal shooting
by | Monday, August 13, 2018

Man using 'stand your ground' defense charged with manslaughter over fatal shooting

On Monday, the Florida State's Attorney's office announced that they were charging Michael Drejka, 47, with manslaughter in the shooting death of 28-year-old Markeis McGlockton. The wounded McGlockton walked ...More..

Turkey Announces 'Action Plan' to Ease Market Concerns
by | Monday, August 13, 2018

Turkey Announces 'Action Plan' to Ease Market Concerns

The crisis has been sparked by a series of issues including a faltering economy - the central bank has defied market calls for rate hikes - and tensions with the United States, which has hit Turkey with sanc...More..

Iran said to cancel visit by Iraq's prime minister
by | Monday, August 13, 2018

Iran said to cancel visit by Iraq's prime minister

In his article Mr Johnson writes: "America is turning up the pressure and we want the United Kingdom by our side". "If the nuclear deal remains alive, the other sides should sell us the fuel and if the nu...More..

by | Monday, August 13, 2018

Iran's leader orders government not to talk to US

He also ruled out the possibility of any military confrontation with the United States, Iranian state TV reported . Trump reimposed the sanctions after pulling the United States out of an global accord that ai...More..

FBI Fires Peter Strzok, Who Sent Anti-Trump Text Messages
by | Monday, August 13, 2018

FBI Fires Peter Strzok, Who Sent Anti-Trump Text Messages

Following the public revelation of the messages, Strzok was removed by Special Counsel Robert Mueller from the investigation into Russian meddling into the 2016 election. The FBI declined to comment to the Was...More..

Iran's top leader bans any negotiations with Washington
by | Monday, August 13, 2018

Iran's top leader bans any negotiations with Washington

Ayatollah Ali Khamenei's remarks were carried by Iran's state television Monday. Trump has suggested he would be willing to hold talks with Iranian leaders, but that would be impossible without permission from ...More..

Trump praises incoming Mexican President as 'an absolute gentleman,' then threatens Canada
by | Monday, August 13, 2018

Trump praises incoming Mexican President as 'an absolute gentleman,' then threatens Canada

Will tax cars if we can't make a deal", reports the Toronto Star . Mexican Economy Minister Ildefonso Guajardo said that Mexico and the United States have "been making a lot of advancements" in their talks. ...More..

by | Monday, August 13, 2018

Secretly Recorded Omarosa Tape Shows She Was Fired Over 'Integrity Issues'

Omarosa Manigault Newman also claimed that Americans were being kept in the dark about their president's mental decline, saying: "I was complicit with the White House deceiving this nation". In her book, Un...More..

‘Meet the Press’ Plays Tape of John Kelly Firing Omarosa Manigault Newman
by | Monday, August 13, 2018

‘Meet the Press’ Plays Tape of John Kelly Firing Omarosa Manigault Newman

Omarosa Manigault-Newman, the former reality TV star turned White House director of communications for the Office of Public Liaison said she declined a $15,000 a month offer from the Trump campaign after s...More..

Arms depot blast in Syria's Idlib province kills 39 - monitor
by | Monday, August 13, 2018

Arms depot blast in Syria's Idlib province kills 39 - monitor

But the death toll rose as more bodies were retrieved from the rubble, according to Rami Abdel Rahman, head of the UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group. White Helmet rescue workers atte...More..

Baltimore cop quits after video surfaces of him beating down suspect
by | Monday, August 13, 2018

Baltimore cop quits after video surfaces of him beating down suspect

Police said the man was not charged with a crime, and Brown said McGrier was taken to a hospital and was having X-rays taken of his jaw, nose and ribs late Saturday for suspected fractures from the altercatio...More..

Cat Lover’s Paradise: Cat Sanctuary On Greek Island Is Hiring
by | Monday, August 13, 2018

Cat Lover’s Paradise: Cat Sanctuary On Greek Island Is Hiring

The part-time job (which means you'll have loads of free time to explore the island) also has accommodation included in the sanctuary manager's house, which ain't too shabby at all. Apart from feeding the cats ...More..

Trump endorses call for Harley-Davidson boycott
by | Monday, August 13, 2018

Trump endorses call for Harley-Davidson boycott

President Donald Trump said it's "great" that consumers might boycott Harley-Davidson if it moves some motorcycle production overseas. The comment came as part of The Times" wider look at the reaction of ...More..