German Chancellor Receives Turkish Prime Minister Next Thursday in Berlin

Nahles, who was instrumental in winning support for coalition negotiations at a party convention last month, will be critical for SPD's efforts to win a ballot of more than 460,000 members, which wraps up in early March. "For now we want to convi... More..

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Singer and actor Vic Damone, dead at 89
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Singer and actor Vic Damone, dead at 89

Pop singer Vic Damone has died at the age of 89. Known for his mellow baritone, Damone made a career of belting soothing romantic ballads. After winning a tie on the "Alfred Godfrey Talent Hunt" radio sho...More..

The women of Parks and Recreation reunited for Galentine's Day
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

The women of Parks and Recreation reunited for Galentine's Day

Alicia Clancy, author of the 2017 book "Be My Galentine", about the positive aspects of women's friendships, sees an uptick in women's empowerment influencing the rise of Galentine's Day . "Oh, it's only the b...More..

Three dead after refugee boat capsizes near Turkey-Greece border
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Three dead after refugee boat capsizes near Turkey-Greece border

Tensions increased last Friday after Turkish vessels stopped the Siam 12000, a floating rig belonging to Italian firm ENI. Using the Saipem 1200, Eni had previously reported a promising gas discovery south-s...More..

Reading Festival headliners announced
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Reading Festival headliners announced

One shared a close-up of part of small print on the poster that reads "bill subject to change", and quipped: "Just going to zoom into my favourite part of the Reading and Leeds Festival Line up #RandL18 ". A...More..

Big Cabinet Shakeup Coming To White House?
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Big Cabinet Shakeup Coming To White House?

Conway responded, "Well, General Kelly has said otherwise, and you would have to ask him the questions". In the Oval Office on Friday, President Trump praised his former aide. Porter-who resigned on W...More..

Dublin rents to rise to €2500 before they start to slow
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Dublin rents to rise to €2500 before they start to slow

In Dublin, for example, there were fewer than 1,350 homes available to rent, compared to nearly 6,700 on the same date in 2009. In Galway and Waterford cities, rents rose by a little over 12%, while in L...More..

Arrested in Kyiv, Saakashvili Sent to Poland
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Arrested in Kyiv, Saakashvili Sent to Poland

Mikheil Saakashvili is to be deported to Poland declared Ukrainian authorities. Saakashvili broke through the Ukrainian-Polish border with the help of his supporters in September past year and since th...More..

Dutch minister quits after lying about Putin meeting
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Dutch minister quits after lying about Putin meeting

Zijlstra said that "the Netherlands deserves a minister who is above any doubt". Politicans grilled the Dutch Prime Minister, who had previously defended Mr Zijlstra despite having known since late January th...More..

by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

House passes utility overhaul with crucial amendment aimed at "double dip"

But the Virginia Attorney General's Office and the commission have warned that the bill still restricts the ability of the commission to order refunds and lower base rates and also allows utilities to double ...More..

Qatar Airways will fly first Airbus A350-1000 on February 20
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Qatar Airways will fly first Airbus A350-1000 on February 20

Monday morning local time, where it was welcomed with a celebratory water cannon salute. Mykonos has always been one of our most sought-after European destinations, and we are very proud to be the first Gulf ...More..

UBI posts Rs 637.53 cr net loss in Q3
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

UBI posts Rs 637.53 cr net loss in Q3

Corporation Bank also reported on Monday a loss of Rs 1,240 crore, as against a profit of Rs 159 crore in the year-ago period. A day before the quarterly results ending December 2017 was declared, a group of...More..

Purdue Pharma to stop promoting opioids to physicians
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Purdue Pharma to stop promoting opioids to physicians

The maker of OxyContin, which has been the target of numerous lawsuits, announced Saturday it would stop promoting opioids to doctors . Purdue eventually acknowledged that its promotions exaggerated the drug...More..

WWII Bomb Discovered in Thames River London
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

WWII Bomb Discovered in Thames River London

More than 100 departures were yesterday cancelled after the discovery forced a 700ft exclusion zone to be put in place. As bomb disposal experts from the police and Royal Navy worked to move the unexploded o...More..

Deadpool 2: Ryan Reynolds Pokes Fun at Josh Brolin on His Birthday
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Deadpool 2: Ryan Reynolds Pokes Fun at Josh Brolin on His Birthday

The Deadpool 2 trailer that introduces Cable already featured a fun reference to that iconic 80s film, and I imagine the final movie will be chock full of these fun little Easter eggs and references to Jos...More..

Police officer sacked for refusing to shoot black man receives payout
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Police officer sacked for refusing to shoot black man receives payout

Mader's lawsuit says he was sacked due to his "failure to meet probationary standards of an officer" and "apparent difficulties in critical incident reasoning", according to CNN . In one of those incidents, la...More..

White powder PANIC: Mystery substance sent to Barack Obama's office from CHINA
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

White powder PANIC: Mystery substance sent to Barack Obama's office from CHINA

Authorities in Washington, D.C., responded on Tuesday after a white powdery substance was discovered in mail sent to former President Obama's offices. Trump Jr, who oversees his father's assets while Trump ...More..

Ford expands Ranger trucks Takata recall
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Ford expands Ranger trucks Takata recall

The warning came on the heels of a second death tied to those inflators and trucks that were built the same day. The expansion was ordered following additional safety testing, and now covers a broader time ...More..

Family Member ID's 4 Killed in Agua Dulce Plane Crash
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Family Member ID's 4 Killed in Agua Dulce Plane Crash

Authorities say the five-seater plane was flying back to the Van Nuys airport from Henderson, Nev. Agua Dulce is in the Sierra Pelona Mountains about 40 miles (73 km) north of downtown Los Angeles. First resp...More..

Asma Jahangir was a global icon in human rights: USA
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Asma Jahangir was a global icon in human rights: USA

Ms. Jahangir was the current UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Iran , having assumed the position on 1 November 2016. A national of Pakistan, Ms. By the end of her life, she was an wo...More..

Milwaukee jail officials charged after inmate dies from dehydration
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Milwaukee jail officials charged after inmate dies from dehydration

Jail Cmdr. Nancy Lee Evans is charged with misconduct and obstructing an officer. Meadors and Ramsey-Guy each are facing a felony charge of neglecting an inmate. Meanwhile, an internal investigation is underw...More..

Human rights activist Asma Jahangir's funeral prayers offered at Gaddafi stadium
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Human rights activist Asma Jahangir's funeral prayers offered at Gaddafi stadium

Naveed Walter said that sudden death of Asma Jahangir is a big loss for the marginalized communities specially for women, children and minorities. Many prominent personalities from judiciary, government off...More..

by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Isaiah Thomas, Jordan Clarkson Cavs-Lakers Trade Headlines Wild NBA Trade Deadline

He's made that clear throughout his career, and his agent, Aaron Goodwin, restated it in blunt terms after the point guard was traded from the Cavaliers to the Lakers in the deal that brought Jordan Clarks...More..

Home Office unveils AI tool to crack down on extremist content online
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Home Office unveils AI tool to crack down on extremist content online

The software, designed by the Home Office, detects 94 per cent of terror material. Based on the claimed accuracy figures, from a million uploaded videos, for example, only 50 would require additional human revi...More..

Victims' father who tried attacking Nassar in court won't face charges
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Victims' father who tried attacking Nassar in court won't face charges

After hearing one daughter's account of Nassar's acts, he asked the judge for time with Nassar. Eaton County Prosecutor Doug Lloyd says he checked with the defense council and Nassar whether they wanted to pr...More..

Defiant Britain to sail warship through disputed South China Sea
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Defiant Britain to sail warship through disputed South China Sea

China has also defied and refuses to comply with an worldwide arbitration ruling that invalidated its claim in virtually all of the South China Sea on historical grounds. "The situation on the South China Sea ...More..

US Congress takes up fate of 1.8 million young immigrants
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

US Congress takes up fate of 1.8 million young immigrants

So far only one thing is clear: As McConnell observed, if lawmakers seriously want to reach an agreement in just a few days, they "need to get moving". For example, depending on the circumstances, the agenda ca...More..

Patrick J. Adams Defends Meghan Markle After Racist Tweet
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Patrick J. Adams Defends Meghan Markle After Racist Tweet

But now, Twitter has had enough of Paul Nehlen - the man running as a GOP challenger in Wisconsin against Speaker of the House Paul Ryan in the upcoming midterm elections. Nehlen previously had posted on Twit...More..

4 security personnel killed in terrorist attack in SW Pakistan
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

4 security personnel killed in terrorist attack in SW Pakistan

Quetta Razzaq Cheema said that the attackers fired at the vehicle carrying the FC officials and fled after the incident. On Jan 16, unknown attackers killed a police constable, in what appeared to be a tar...More..

Commonwealth Games place with Team Scotland for Adam Hall
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Commonwealth Games place with Team Scotland for Adam Hall

Organisers behind the upcoming games have been forced to respond to an embarrassing error someone at Ticketek made when printing out the almost 15,000 tickets. Kenya topped the medal table in athletics at the...More..

Rep. Jim Himes: Democrats will not go around Trump to release memo
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Rep. Jim Himes: Democrats will not go around Trump to release memo

In a discussion on Watters World about the dilemma facing Democratic senators in red states who nevertheless oppose Trump administration priorities they believe are bad, Don Jr. Already, based only on what is...More..

Verso le elezioni, Matteo Renzi:
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Verso le elezioni, Matteo Renzi: "Il PD è orgogliosamente antifascista"

Stasera mantiene la parola dispensando una raffica di risposte al vetriolo a tutti, o quasi, i suoi competitor: da Salvini a Di Maio , passando per Grasso. More..

India man held over body-in-suitcase murder
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

India man held over body-in-suitcase murder

Neighbours claimed that when they complained about the foul smell emanating from his room, the accused showed a dead rat and blamed the stench to it. An MSc in Physics and a native of Etah, in Uttar Pradesh, ...More..

Fourteen Worms Removed From Oregon Woman's Eye After Rare Infection
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Fourteen Worms Removed From Oregon Woman's Eye After Rare Infection

In the end, Bradbury identified the culprit: the cattle eye worm , Thelazia gulosa . "Previously, it was thought that there were only two different species of these ( Thelazia ) eye worms that infected huma...More..

Indian Mujahideen terrorist, teacher in Nepal, Ariz Khan arrested in Delhi
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Indian Mujahideen terrorist, teacher in Nepal, Ariz Khan arrested in Delhi

Junaid was among the three terrorists who were involved in the Batla House Encounter - on September 19, 2008. During the encounter, cops shot down two Indian Mujahideen terrorists but also lost one of its...More..

Detroit Police Officer Dies Following Crash
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Detroit Police Officer Dies Following Crash

Crews tried to save his life, but it was too late. Weathers was involved in a "terrible accident" during a training exercise and struck by another vehicle with two to three occupants near MI and Clark in Det...More..

Donald Trump Jr.'s wife exposed to white powder
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Donald Trump Jr.'s wife exposed to white powder

Vanessa Trump , her mother and one other person are taken to a hospital after opening mail addressed to Donald Trump Jr that contained a white powder. A hazmat unit responded, and the NYPD and Secret Serv...More..

SC police searching for missing 4-year-old girl
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

SC police searching for missing 4-year-old girl

The mother is in fair condition at the hospital. Tecklenburg said there are four other children in the home and said they are safe and sound. They were not harmed. The FBI is involved in the investigation and...More..

A top United States immigration official has been charged with stealing immigrants' identities
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

A top United States immigration official has been charged with stealing immigrants' identities

District Court for the Western District of Washington. The charges were handed down from Justice Department's Public Integrity Section. According to The Associated Press , Sanchez resigned from the agency on...More..

Barnaby Joyce mutiny goes public
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Barnaby Joyce mutiny goes public

Joyce said in a later emailed statement that a friendship developed with Campion after she joined his staff and that "became, over time, more" without specifying when the affair started. The Tele is suggesting ...More..

by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Saudi King, Russian Direct Investment Fund CEO discuss investment cooperation prospects

The partnership between Saudi Arabia , the world's largest oil exporter and Russian Federation, the largest sovereign producer outside of Opec follows a precedent set by the unlikely allies in 2016, when they ...More..

Jury chosen in trial of man charged in girl's slaying
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Jury chosen in trial of man charged in girl's slaying

According to the post-mortem examination, the 8-year-old was raped, tortured, and choked to death by the individual. "I should've told him no". Perrywinkle's answers about why she chose to get into Smith's va...More..

'New York Times' Parts Ways With Columnist Who Described Neo-Nazi as 'Friend'
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

'New York Times' Parts Ways With Columnist Who Described Neo-Nazi as 'Friend'

Also at issue was Norton's long friendship with neo-Nazi website writer Andrew Auernheimer, more commonly known by his internet name "weev". James Bennet, the editorial page editor of the New York Times sai...More..

Trump tweets argument that he's been 'victimized' by Obama administration
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Trump tweets argument that he's been 'victimized' by Obama administration

Grassley, R-Iowa, and Graham, R-S.C., released the email Monday. Judge Andrew Napolitano reacted to revelations that Obama administration adviser Susan Rice sent an " unusual email " to herself on Preside...More..

Trump Jr. Slams Adam Rippon For Criticizing Pence Over Gay Rights
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Trump Jr. Slams Adam Rippon For Criticizing Pence Over Gay Rights

Behar said: "It's one thing to talk to Jesus". Despite insisting in a press conference that he didn't want his "Olympic experience being about Mike Pence," the issue will not go away and a tweet Tuesda...More..

Irish PM 'very hopeful' for North Ireland power-sharing deal this week
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Irish PM 'very hopeful' for North Ireland power-sharing deal this week

DUP leader Arlene Foster has said no deal has been reached in talks between her party and Sinn Fein , but "good progress made". He said that he agreed with May "to work together at official levels to see ...More..

Police Working on Site at UK Parliament After Suspicious Package Found
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Police Working on Site at UK Parliament After Suspicious Package Found

However, the rest of the building remains open. Scotland Yard said that its counterterrorism command investigated the incident yesterday morning. But despite armed police dealing with the incident in a ba...More..

Saudi Arabia Pledges $1.5 Billion to Help Rebuild Iraq
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Saudi Arabia Pledges $1.5 Billion to Help Rebuild Iraq

Iraq's public finances remain dependent on oil and the government is also trying to modernise an economy that has long suffered from corruption and bureaucracy. Donors and investors have gathered in Kuwait t...More..

Russia Threatens to Block YouTube and Instagram, After Complaints From an Oligarch
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Russia Threatens to Block YouTube and Instagram, After Complaints From an Oligarch

Photo Mr. Navalny published his investigation on YouTube, but Russian Federation has threatened to block access to YouTube and Instagram if videos and photographs relating to Mr. The agency also instructed si...More..

Man Who Posed as Twin to Escape Prison Is Found
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Man Who Posed as Twin to Escape Prison Is Found

He has asked his twin brother, Giancarlo Steven Delgado Herrera to visit him and bring some of his favourite snacks and treats into the prison. Authorities initially arrested Giancarlo, suspecting that he had...More..