Egypt's 'Blind Sheikh' dies in prison in the US

The cleric came to the United States in 1990 and began teaching in a New Jersey mosque. The assassin has said that Abdel-Rahman urged him to kill Kahane. Omar Abdel-Rahmen, AKA " The Blind Sheikh " lost his eyesight, due to complications from diabe... More..

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by | Monday, February 20, 2017

'You Don't Get to Tell Us What to Do'

It's a fine window into the precise stories that infuriate this White House , isn't it? " Fox and Friends " host Pete Hegseth defended Trump, saying he was criticizing media bias. "That's a different thing". J...More..

by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Travel ban: Donald Trump's 'streamlined' ban to exempt green card holders

US Homeland Security chief John Kelly on Saturday said a new presidential immigrant ban will be better prepared and implemented to ensure there is no repeat of the chaos caused by the first. "We will be issuing...More..

Auto bomb In Turkey Kills Three-Year-Old, Leaves 15 Injured
by | Sunday, February 19, 2017

Auto bomb In Turkey Kills Three-Year-Old, Leaves 15 Injured

Police and ambulances have been sent to the scene to tend to the wounded. The child who died in the blast was the son of a court clerk, he said. There was no claim of responsibility. Turkey has suffered a ser...More..

Trump Cabinet Confirmations: Scott Pruitt confirmed as EPA administrator
by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Trump Cabinet Confirmations: Scott Pruitt confirmed as EPA administrator

The Senate is set to vote Friday afternoon on Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt's nomination for the position. But Republican leaders made it clear Friday morning that they meant to proceed with a conf...More..

by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

President Donald Trump's PAC surveys supporters on 'mainstream media' accountability

The survey asks people to weigh in on the reliability of MSNBC and CNN, and also includes leading statements like: "The mainstream media needs to do more to expose the shady donations to the Clinton Foundatio...More..

by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

SC man planned attack 'in the spirit of Dylann Roof'

Benjamin McDowell is charged with being a felon in possession of a firearm. He was arrested, and the document states agents found the gun and ammunition, along with what McDowell described as marijuana in a ci...More..

Chicago Officer Faces 1st-Degree Murder Charge In Death Of Mpls. Man
by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Chicago Officer Faces 1st-Degree Murder Charge In Death Of Mpls. Man

Fahy says Tankson "reasonably believed he was about to be shot". Chicago police said Robertson had cash and drugs on him when he was shot, but have not provided details on what led up to the shooting. Douglas...More..

by | Friday, February 17, 2017

House Speaker Welcomes Flynn Resignation, But Congress Has More Questions

On Monday, reports began swirling that Flynn lied to officials about his communications with the Russian ambassador to the United States. He stood down over allegations he discussed U.S. It reflects concern...More..

by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Ivanka Trump Online, the First Daughter's Brand on Discount

If Trump supporters can lift an obscure but courageous singer to the top of the album charts for wearing a MAGA dress, they can certainly make a dent in Nordstrom's bottom line. As folks across the political ...More..

by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Roman Polanski Seeks Sealed Transcript in Renewed Bid for US Return

In case you need a refresher, the Oscar winning filmmaker fled to Europe after pleading guilty to US charges for having sex with a 13-year-old girl at Jack Nicholson's home in 1977. "If the Court accepts the pr...More..

by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Russian spy ship trolling waters off USA east coast

Also Tuesday, U.S. European Command confirmed that Russian jets had conducted unsafe fly-bys of a U.S. Navy destroyer, the USS Porter , in the Black Sea on February 10. Although sitting a couple dozen miles of...More..

Brush fire prompts evacuations in Polk County
by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Brush fire prompts evacuations in Polk County

Multiple homes and hunting camps were damaged, Authorities and residents are now using daybreak to assess how many were damage. A brush fire spanning thousands of acres that forced the evacuation of at least ...More..

by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Trump's new Labor pick 'deserves serious consideration'

Mr. Acosta, now dean of Florida International University College of Law, previously served as assistant attorney general for the Civil Rights Division under President George W. Acosta may have an easier time g...More..

North Korea objects to Malaysian post mortem on ruler's brother
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

North Korea objects to Malaysian post mortem on ruler's brother

There have been conflicting reports about how poison - which a police officer said was "more potent than cyanide" - was administered to Mr Kim. The South Korean government says it is waiting for the Malaysian...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Hillary Clinton's Response To Michael Flynn Resigning Throws Epic Shade At "Pizzagate"

The incident started with Democratic political consultant and Clinton ally Philippe Reines , who tweeted out a message mocking the Flynn family. "Dear Mike Flynn & Mike Flynn Jr., what goes around COMETS...More..

Senate abolishes Obama-era rule on gun ownership by mentally disabled
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Senate abolishes Obama-era rule on gun ownership by mentally disabled

Democrats agreed the government must not stigmatize those with disabilities but said the rule affects a small group with severe, long-term mental disorders preventing them from doing any work. The 57 to 43 vo...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Schumer Calls for Independent Investigation Following Flynn's Resignation

On Jan. 13, then-Trump transition team spokesperson Sean Spicer told reporters that the late December Flynn-Kislyak phone conversation was merely an informal courtesy call. "Sessions must follow Department of J...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Indian-origin NASA scientist detained at United States border, phone confiscated

Bikkannavar said he was pressured by Customs and Border Patrol (CBP) agents to hand over his phone and access the pin, despite his attempts to explain he was obliged to not share information on his JPL-issued d...More..

Image of Pregnant Trump, Affectionate Putin Decorates Buildings in Chelsea, Williamsburg
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Image of Pregnant Trump, Affectionate Putin Decorates Buildings in Chelsea, Williamsburg

On Tuesday, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer said Trump expected Russian Federation to de-escalate the situation in eastern Ukraine and return Crimea to Ukraine. Assuming that there is a G20 summit in ...More..

Former locally-based USS Porter buzzed by Russian aircraft in Black Sea
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Former locally-based USS Porter buzzed by Russian aircraft in Black Sea

The fly-by happened Friday and involved the USS Porter , which was in the Black Sea to participate in the Romanian-led multinational Sea Shield exercises. Konashenkov was surprised to hear the USA military wer...More..

by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Oroville Dam risk: 180000 residents can return home

Butte county Sheriff Kory Honea said that the evacuation order remains in place for the towns of Oroville, Palermo, Gridley, Thermalito, South Oroville, Oroville Dam, Oroville East and Wyandotte. A California s...More..

by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Turkish police detains suspected mastermind of Reina attack

A Turkish court on Saturday ordered the formal arrest of an Uzbek man suspected of killing 39 people on New Year's night at an Istanbul nightclub, local news agency reported. Masharipov was detained at an Is...More..

by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Tour bus flips on Taiwan highway, killing 17 people

According to the fire department, of the 44 local people on the bus, 32 were pronounced dead at the scene, including two who had been hospitalized, and the other 13 were still being treated in nearby hospitals...More..

Valentine's Day flower trends: More requests for tropical bouquets
by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Valentine's Day flower trends: More requests for tropical bouquets

Nothing says "I love you" like a fresh bouquet of flowers on Valentine's Day. He said his company has 20 delivery vans ready today. We tone it down. However, if the holiday falls on a weekday, the shop will b...More..

by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Gambia's president Adama Barrow revokes plan to withdraw from ICC

The Gambia has also just notified the United Nations it will rejoin the International Criminal Court (ICC), reversing another controversial Jammeh move from a year ago. A Commonwealth Secretariat spokesman said...More..

by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Kashmir clashes: Eight dead as troops surround gunmen

The clashes erupted after security forces cordoned off Nagbal village and conducted searches following inputs that the terrorists were hiding there. Four weapons have been recovered. A police official said re...More..

Foes and Friends of Planned Parenthood Face-Off During Weekend Demonstrations
by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Foes and Friends of Planned Parenthood Face-Off During Weekend Demonstrations

Coalition members and pro-life supporters gathered quietly in front of the Planned Parenthood facility on Liberty Avenue Downtown, holding signs that read "Adoption Not Abortion", "Stop Abortion Now", "Defund P...More..

by | Monday, February 13, 2017

At least 26 civilians killed in Afghan province

The insurgents are known to exaggerate battlefield claims. UNAMA said at least 18 civilians died and a NATO-led mission called Resolute Support has begun an investigation. " We'll work with our Afghan partner...More..

by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Erdogan: Turkish army aims to cleanse Raqqa from ISIL

Turkish President Erdogan said he had discussed this again with the United States and Russian Federation and that Turkey was prepared to do the infrastructure work in the zone, to help prevent migration from Sy...More..

by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Steinmeier becomes German president

Former German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier has been elected Germany's president. "Let's be fearless, because then we don't have to be afraid of the future", Steinmeier said in his acceptance speec...More..

by | Sunday, February 12, 2017

Donald Trump's Wall: Cost Estimates Rise

The first phase, estimated to cost only $360 million, could be a relatively easy way for Mr Trump to satisfy supporters eager to see him make good on his campaign promises to limit illegal migration. Reuter...More..

by | Sunday, February 12, 2017

Top Clinton Aide: Hillary Almost Didn't Run

Look no further than Clinton's response to the travel ban ruling for a little schooling on the underrated art of the subtle burn. In case you're not quite sure what she's referring to, she's talking about t...More..

by | Sunday, February 12, 2017

New South Wales expecting 'catastrophic' level of fire danger today

While the central west and the Hunter were forecast to reach "Catastrophic" level fire danger conditions this weekend, Ms Hodges said our area would fall just short. Record high temperatures saw dozens of fires...More..

Naval drill Aman-17 with 37 nations begins in Karachi
by | Sunday, February 12, 2017

Naval drill Aman-17 with 37 nations begins in Karachi

The naval exercise is has been held in Pakistan every alternate year since 2007. Previous exercises were held in 2007, 2009, 20011, and 2013, and 2016 respectively. I am delighted that the Royal Navy chose to s...More..