Israel lauds US security ties following Trump disclosures

Subsequent reports by ABC News citing current and former USA officials, and BuzzFeed citing two Israeli intelligence officers, apparently confirmed the report indicating that Israel had indeed shared specific intel with the U.S. Scott Rickard tol... More..

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Does US believe Western Wall is in Israel?
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Does US believe Western Wall is in Israel?

His platform made no mention of a Palestinian state, and he embraced West Bank settler leaders, who had been ostracized by the Obama administration. "We write to respectfully request your swift action to fulf...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Man and young girl missing in Quebec flooding

Environment Minister David Heurtel said there were "encouraging signs" in the Outaouais region, near the Ontario border, where water levels were rising more slowly than before. "I understand that morally or psy...More..

First West Nile Case Highlights Precautions for Mosquito-borne Diseases
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

First West Nile Case Highlights Precautions for Mosquito-borne Diseases

Tennessee has already had two cases of West Nile virus this year, which experts say is an unusually early start. Long sleeves, trousers and insect repellent are good ways to avoid ticks and tick bites, and...More..

Shariah court in Indonesia sentences gay couple to caning
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Shariah court in Indonesia sentences gay couple to caning

Khairil Jamal , the lead judge, said that "the court has proven that the defendants without doubt are legally guilty of committing sodomy". In March, the two men were found in bed together by a group of vig...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

John Kasich on James Comey memo: 'We're a long way' from Watergate

The White House is reportedly in an anarchic state of crisis, with Trump sulking in the residence - becoming "increasingly isolated and agitated" and turning on some of his closest advisers - while his staff st...More..

PIA crew detained, let off after thorough search of aircraft at Heathrow
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

PIA crew detained, let off after thorough search of aircraft at Heathrow

The crew was released at 2 AM (GMT) after being questioned but their passports are still held by the UKBA which states that further questioning might take place. However, earlier in the day, an official said th...More..

USA would talk to N. Korea if missile, nuclear tests stop: Haley
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

USA would talk to N. Korea if missile, nuclear tests stop: Haley

U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley accused North Korea on Tuesday of intimidating the entire worldwide community with its nuclear program, military ability and cyberattacks, and said any country that doesn't implement...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Democrats Going to Do Whatever It Takes to Impeach Trump

Trump's associates and Russian Federation". In a letter addressed to the chairmen of the committees the Democrats referred to the dismissal of former FBI Director James Comey and an unverified report that...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Clark to continue governing B.C.

While Horgan said it's clear British Columbians want change after 16 years under the Liberals, Clark said she reads the result as a plea to the parties to work together. "Some things only happen in British Colu...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Trump Asked FBI's Comey to Drop Flynn Inquiry

Trump reportedly urged then-FBI Director James Comey at a private White House meeting in February to halt the investigation into his disgraced national security adviser, and focus on jailing journalists inste...More..

OH high school students get pepper sprayed for class
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

OH high school students get pepper sprayed for class

While some online commenters have been critical of the parents for allowing their children to be pepper sprayed, students and parents call it a useful learning experience. "Don't open your mouth", someone offsc...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Trump to address US Coast Guard graduates amid controversy

Trump did not mention Comey during the almost half-hour address, but seemed to allude to the multiple controversies swirling around him. Trump admitted that he gave Russian officials highly-classified informati...More..

U.S. stock futures, dollar fall on rising concerns on Donald Trump
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

U.S. stock futures, dollar fall on rising concerns on Donald Trump

Slightly more than 4 in 10 (42 percent) registered voters said they approved of Trump, while half said they disapproved. S&P 500 mini futures, the world's most liquid stock futures, dropped 0.5 percent in ear...More..

Sen. McConnell Would Support Garland As New FBI Director
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Sen. McConnell Would Support Garland As New FBI Director

I read the Washington Post story, and I read General McMaster's response, which tends to refute the story-rebut the story. Former adviser Josh Holmes said , "I think the Senate majority leader thinks t...More..

No collusion with Russians claims Donald Trump as Federal Bureau of Investigation row rumbles on
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

No collusion with Russians claims Donald Trump as Federal Bureau of Investigation row rumbles on

The shifting explanations from the White House regarding the firing - Trump also tweeted Friday that "it is not possible for my surrogates to stand at podium with flawless accuracy!" - were another issue for ...More..

State Govt to introduce GST bill in next Assembly session: Drabu
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

State Govt to introduce GST bill in next Assembly session: Drabu

The headlines of the local newspapers say it all, etching a new narrative from what is normally featured in local and national media on Kashmir. Jammu and Kashmir Finance Minister Haseeb Drabu is reported to ...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Trump defiant, doubting top advisers as White House in turmoil

I have to say yes. The appointment, made by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, comes amid a bipartisan outcry for a special counsel after a string of scandals rocked the White House in recent weeks. Obam...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

World Court orders Pakistan temporarily not to execute alleged Indian spy

Court president Ronny Abraham said the court unanimously ordered Pakistan to "take all measures at its disposal to ensure that Mr Jadhav is not executed". The UN tribunal, based in The Hague , said in a statem...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

GOP lawmaker raises option of impeaching Trump over Comey

Former Congressman and Reagan administration official David McIntosh said that regarding former FBI Director James Comey's "memo" or notes of a conversation he had with President Trump, the president "acted a...More..

US Senate faces uphill task to pass Obamacare repeal: Cruz
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

US Senate faces uphill task to pass Obamacare repeal: Cruz

Chaffetz and the other three members of the Utah delegation - Republicans Rob Bishop, Chris Stewart and Mia Love - justified their votes by trying to sell the new bill as a vast, small government improvement to...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

White House: Trump interviewing 4 FBI candidates

Trump interviewed Lieberman personally on Wednesday afternoon. Trump has said he could make a "fast decision" on who will take over the top role at the nation's premier law enforcement agency - perhaps even...More..

Chelsea Manning Looks to 'Exciting' Future
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Chelsea Manning Looks to 'Exciting' Future

Manning will be allowed to wear her preferred civilian clothing, including women's attire, while on excess leave, Army spokeswoman Cynthia Smith said . London-based Pulse Films made the announcement at the ope...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Ferry between Russian Federation and North Korea starts regular service

The Mangyongbong, a cargo-passenger ferry, arrived at the port in Russia's Far East. At first, the company plans to transport Chinese tourists from China's Hunchun, as well as Russian tourists, to North Korea w...More..

Japan monarchy: Princess Mako Relinquish Her Royal Status
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Japan monarchy: Princess Mako Relinquish Her Royal Status

The Imperial Household told local media that plans were under way for the princess's engagement. "I would like to talk about it when the time comes", he said instead. "Did the panel consider if Princess Aiko ma...More..