Peru Ex-President Awaits Jail Sentence in Corruption Scandal

The government of President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski added that it was asking authorities in the United States and Israel to help capture him. Judge Richard Concepcion ordered 18 months "preventive" prison and issued both a national and global arrest ... More..

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USA says will fully implement Iran nuclear deal — EU's Mogherini

Ms Mogherini made the remarks on the second day of a two-day visit to Washington, her first since Donald Trump became President. Her remarks followed comments by Theodore Roosevelt Malloch, Trump's frontrunne...More..

California braces for emergency at crippled dam
by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

California braces for emergency at crippled dam

Despite assurances from the state, most public schools in Oroville have been ordered closed because of the possibility of flooding from the dam. When it reaches that elevation, DWR expects the water to flow dow...More..

Polish PM flown to Warsaw for further checks after vehicle crash
by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

Polish PM flown to Warsaw for further checks after vehicle crash

A police spokesman in Oswiecim, Szydlo's birthplace, said the accident happened on Friday evening when she was in a convoy of cars overtaking a private Fiat Seicento. Government spokesman Rafal Bochenek told th...More..

by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

South China Sea: US reports 'unsafe encounter' with Chinese military aircraft

U.S. Navy P-3C Orion surveillance plane forcing the P-3C to "make an immediate turn", Pentagon spokesperson Navy Capt. Jeff Davis said. The official added that such incidents involving Chinese and American ai...More..

Iran Wants Trump Protesters To Know One Thing: We Support You
by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

Iran Wants Trump Protesters To Know One Thing: We Support You

Some photos posted on social media showed signs welcoming US citizens to Iran, despite what appeared to be a growing crisis. He added that Donald Trump has confirmed what he has known for 30 years about the eco...More..

Trump issues belated well-wishes to China on holiday
by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

Trump issues belated well-wishes to China on holiday

According to China Central Television, Trump told Xi that he fully respected the importance of the one-China policy and his administration would adhere to the policy, which recognises that Taiwan is part of C...More..

Justice minister Florin Iordache resigns after protests
by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

Justice minister Florin Iordache resigns after protests

Last year, prosecutors charged Tariceanu with making false statements under oath and hampering the investigation into a suspected fraudulent land restitution case by denying knowledge of connections between a R...More..

by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

Turkey's President Erdoğan approves constitutional boost to his powers

Turkish parliament this year in January passed the 18-article bill with 339 votes in favor which was nine more than the required number to put the proposals to a referendum. "Our citizens will issue the final...More..

by | Friday, February 10, 2017

Netanyahu to raise issue of Iranian threat at talks with Trump - minister

The bill was seen by supporters as a way to protect the 600,000 or so Israeli living in the West Bank and East Jerusalem, areas conquered in the 1967 Arab-Israeli war but not internally recognized as sovereign ...More..

White House attempts to prove Trump isn't a totalitarian liar. Fails
by | Friday, February 10, 2017

White House attempts to prove Trump isn't a totalitarian liar. Fails

NBC News says it covered 57 of the attacks on the list. However, the list includes many atrocities that received blanket Western media coverage, including the Paris Bataclan attacks and the Nice truck killi...More..

by | Friday, February 10, 2017

Dunkin' Brands Q4 profit beats, stock rises

Dunkin' Brands Group, Inc. highlighted its earnings success in the latest quarter as it beat the Street's earnings consensus estimates of $0.59 by $0.01. The Relative Volume value measured for Dunkin' Brands G...More..

by | Friday, February 10, 2017

Buddhist monks protest arrival of Rohingya aid ship in Myanmar

In order to escape forced segregation from the rest of the population inside rural ghettos, numerous Rohingya - who are not recognized by the government as a legitimate ethnic group or as citizens of Myanmar - ...More..

Southgate is Jones' secret weapon before Wales game
by | Friday, February 10, 2017

Southgate is Jones' secret weapon before Wales game

Clifford has only started one previous match for England , coincidentally against Wales last year, while the 23-year-old has not featured internationally since the summer tour of Australia. England are on a n...More..

by | Friday, February 10, 2017

At least four stabbed, shot in suspected Petah Tikva terror attack

The police later identified the shooter as a 19-year-old Palestinian from the northern West Bank. The man told him he was stabbed trying to capture the suspect. A wave of street attacks by Palestinians began in...More..

Winter storm warnings, advisories issued across region
by | Thursday, February 09, 2017

Winter storm warnings, advisories issued across region

Timing: Beginning around and after 5am. School districts throughout the region also canceled classes due to the approaching storm. Maybe Casey Neistat snowboarding extremely down Park Avenue in swim trunks i...More..

by | Thursday, February 09, 2017

Rouhani: Iran's nuclear talks a model to settle regional disputes

Khamenei cited a 5-year old Iranian detained for hours at a USA airport following Trump's immigration ban as a case that "belies the American version of human rights". "I can say this, they have total disregard...More..

by | Thursday, February 09, 2017

20 killed in Kabul explosion

The attack came just a few days after Afghanistan was hit with heavy snow and avalanche which killed at least 50 people and left many others missing. They are reportedly in control of some areas in the Asia...More..

'I Can't Disclose Buhari's Health Status,' Osinbajo Says
by | Thursday, February 09, 2017

'I Can't Disclose Buhari's Health Status,' Osinbajo Says

Buhari was scheduled to return to Nigeria on Monday, February 6th from a medical vacation when a statement was released by the presidency revealing an extension of the president's stay overseas. He declined t...More..

by | Thursday, February 09, 2017

Hundreds of Nigerians take to streets to protest economic crisis

The country is also mired in its first recession in 25 years and high inflation is driving up prices of basic goods. The police team, led by the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Fatai Owoseni, came to th...More..

by | Thursday, February 09, 2017

Freezing rain warning issued for Toronto, parts of southern Ontario Tuesday

Meanwhile, the TTC is warning customers that many bus and streetcar routes will experience delays due to the icy conditions. TTC spokesperson Brad Ross said an abrasive bronze insert has been attached to some...More..

by | Thursday, February 09, 2017

Abdullahi Mohammed Farmaajo declared Somalia president

We have taken this path to democracy, and now I want to congratulate Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo", the defeated incumbent said . As the result of the election was announced, celebrations erupted across the cap...More..

Australian Catholic Figures Accused of Child Abuse
by | Wednesday, February 08, 2017

Australian Catholic Figures Accused of Child Abuse

The Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Abuse, established in November 2014, will focus on a "wrap up" of the study of the Catholic Church in Australia. A new report says 7 percent of Austr...More..

by | Wednesday, February 08, 2017

Ex French president ordered to stand trial for 'Bygmalion scandal'

Bygmalion allegedly charged 18.5 million euros to Sarkozy's rightwing party - which at the time was called the UMP, but has since been renamed the Republicans - instead of billing the president's campaign. Sark...More..

by | Wednesday, February 08, 2017

Gun salutes mark Queen Elizabeth's 65 years on the throne

That's because February 6 also marks the anniversary of the death of Elizabeth's father, King George VI, in 1952. Queen Elizabeth marked a very special occasion on Monday - her Sapphire Jubilee. The Queen tradi...More..

Afghan Civilian Casualties Rose 3 Percent In 2016
by | Wednesday, February 08, 2017

Afghan Civilian Casualties Rose 3 Percent In 2016

In 2015, the first year when the Afghan forces took charge, UNAMA documented 11,002 civilian casualties - 3,545 deaths and 7,457 injured - exceeding the figures from 2014. Anti-government elements - mainly T...More..

Man arraigned on murder charge in jogger's death
by | Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Man arraigned on murder charge in jogger's death

Phil Vetrano said he was at a loss for words, but thanked police for their investigative efforts in piecing together the clues of his daughter's death. So three incidents. That's how we were able to bring this...More..

Environment Canada issues special weather statement for Sarnia-Lambton
by | Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Environment Canada issues special weather statement for Sarnia-Lambton

Pockets of snow showers will develop in eastern MA by mid-morning, filling in through late morning in many communities, particularly north and west of Boston. Towns near the New Hampshire border can expect ab...More..

Teen Pleads Guilty to Killing Tallahassee Teacher in London Knife Rampage
by | Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Teen Pleads Guilty to Killing Tallahassee Teacher in London Knife Rampage

Bulhan went on the stabbing spree in Russell Square - an area popular with tourists near the British Museum - on August 3. He also pleaded guilty to five counts of wounding during a hearing Monday at London's...More..

by | Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Trump expresses strong United States support to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation

President Trump agreed to attend the G-7 Summit in Taormina, Italy in May, and said he looked forward to meeting with the Prime Minister at that time. US commanders say the attack will be hard because west Mo...More..

by | Monday, February 06, 2017

Netanyahu to Raise Iranian 'Aggression' With U.K's May, Johnson

He said Israeli government plans to build 3,000 new homes in the West Bank and East Jerusalem were illegal under global law and further undermined the prospect of a two-state solution to the conflict. "This w...More..

by | Monday, February 06, 2017

United States administration backs away from plan to reopen Central Intelligence Agency 'black sites'

She has extensive overseas experience and served as Chief of Station in several of her assignments. Pompeo, on the other hand, had expressed support for past use of "enhanced interrogation techniques" and sa...More..

Romania's government to withdraw corruption decree
by | Monday, February 06, 2017

Romania's government to withdraw corruption decree

In their statement on Wednesday, Juncker and Timmermans said last week's progress report "acknowledged the track record achieved so far by prosecutors and judges in Romania in addressing high-level corruption"....More..

by | Monday, February 06, 2017

President Trump's 'Bad Hombres' Comment Intended as 'Lighthearted,' White House Official Says

According to an excerpt of a transcript leaked to the Associate Press this past week, Trump told his counterpart: "You have a bunch of bad hombres down there". But last Friday, the leaders appeared to begin men...More..

by | Monday, February 06, 2017

Will use all legal means to reverse ban: Mike Pence

Trump has used Twitter to criticize a judge before. "The opinion of this so-called judge, which essentially takes law-enforcement away from our country, is ridiculous and will be overturned!" On Friday, Jud...More..