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Omaha soccer to visit FIU in NCAA opener

Omaha soccer to visit FIU in NCAA opener Thursday. The Cavaliers will host either Fordham or St. Francis (Brooklyn) in the second round. The UNCW men's soccer team's 2017 season will continue after the Seahawks were selected for the NCAA Division I Championship field on Monday afternoon. [Full Article...]

Russian-Backed TV Network's Production Company Registers as Foreign Agent

RT's editor-in-chief, Margarita Simonyan, said on Thursday that the timeframe provided for the company by the DoJ is a "cannibalistic deadline". Chief editor Margarita Simonyan said the media outlet has chosen to register as a foreign agent rather than face a potential criminal proceeding in the U.S. [Full Article...]

Trump Jr. Corresponded With WikiLeaks During the 2016 Election

Trump Jr. Corresponded With WikiLeaks During the 2016 Election He claimed WikiLeaks does not keep record of those messages and that the The Atlantic's report "does not have the full context". "We have guessed the password". WikiLeaks added that Australia would not appoint Assange ambassador to the USA, but that the request from Trump alone would force Australia, the United Kingdom, and Sweden to "stop bending" the law "to ingratiate themselves with the Clin... [Full Article...]

Time to ring the bells: Salvation Army Christmas campaign kicks off

Time to ring the bells: Salvation Army Christmas campaign kicks off Toby Romack. Toynton is hoping the campaign will meet or exceed the $54,000 that was raised in 2016. Sally Ann Public Relations Manager Shannon Wise encourages people in need to step forward. He's optimistic the campaign will be successful because of the generosity shown in past years by Cumberland County residents. "They're really concerned about us and I always appreciate that". [Full Article...]

China hopes Quad meet at Asean summit not directed against it

China hopes Quad meet at Asean summit not directed against it Political analysts say that with growing anxiety in the Indo-Pacific with Chinese assertiveness, further complicated by the uncertainty over US's role in the region, it is not surprising that the quadrilateral dialogue has been revived. "The officials examined ways to achieve common goals and address shared challenges in the region". The external affairs ministry said the discussions focused o... [Full Article...]

UK parliament offered vote on Brexit deal

UK parliament offered vote on Brexit deal However, the offer was immediately attacked by both Labour and Conservative politicians, who expressed anger that it did not give parliament any say in the case of a no-deal Brexit . Keir Starmer, the shadow Brexit secretary, said the Tories had performed a "significant climbdown" after David Davis, his opposite number in government, announced there would be a binding vote on any deal. [Full Article...]

Donald Trump Asked Chinese President To Resolve UCLA Shoplifting Case

Donald Trump Asked Chinese President To Resolve UCLA Shoplifting Case Xi, according to the Post , promised Trump he'd look into the matter, and make sure the players are treated - quoting from the article - "expeditiously and fairly". The State Department typically takes the lead on cases involving U.S. citizens who are arrested overseas, and the U.S. Embassy in Beijing is aware of the case, officials said. [Full Article...]

Recovered deleted video leads to new charges

Recovered deleted video leads to new charges Penn State released a statement in response to Centre County District Attorney Stacy Parks Miller's announcement on Monday of new charges against former members of Beta Theta Pi fraternity in connection with the death of Timothy Piazza. [Full Article...]

Navy Seals allegedly killed Green Beret over theft discovery

Navy Seals allegedly killed Green Beret over theft discovery He was specifically selected for an intelligence operation there. Not wanting to say much more, Melgar informed his wife, Michelle, that he'd tell her the full story when he got back home, according to an official speaking on condition of anonymity because the investigation is still ongoing. [Full Article...]

FBI Stats Show Rise in Hate Crimes Last Year

FBI Stats Show Rise in Hate Crimes Last Year It is crucial to note, however, while this is the most comprehensive report of hate crimes, it is still incomplete. The FBI released its annual report on hate crime data for 2016, revealing that 4,229 single-bias hate crime offenses were done on the basis of race. [Full Article...]

Biden: I Wouldn't Have Replaced Hillary

Biden: I Wouldn't Have Replaced Hillary Biden, who represented DE in the Senate for 36 years, has long given voice to the working class. Biden says he was for Clinton, but that he anxious about her prospects. It also expands on his decision not to seek the 2016 Democratic nomination. "I've done it a long time", the former senator from DE said. "She would have been a first-rate president, and at that point I had made the judgment w... [Full Article...]

Trump Asked Xi's Help in Case of Detained US Basketball Players

Trump Asked Xi's Help in Case of Detained US Basketball Players Trump reportedly brought up the issue during his meeting with Xi on Saturday in Beijing, and Xi promised that the three players would be treated fairly and expeditiously. Chief of Staff John Kelly has been in touch with the families of the players and spoken with UCLA coach Steve Alford, and Kelly remains in contact with Chinese authorities, the official told the paper. [Full Article...]

Chinese worldwide students targeted in ransom scam found safe

Chinese worldwide students targeted in ransom scam found safe Craig Brister said over the weekend. And Ke (Jaden) Xu, 16, who was last seen in on November 9, was located on Monday morning in Ontario. She was one of three worldwide students that police said may have received threatening phone calls before vanishing. [Full Article...]

Trump urges lawmakers to end health mandate, cut top tax rate

Trump urges lawmakers to end health mandate, cut top tax rate The markets are now mostly downbeat following the release of the Republican Senate's proposed tax cuts that revealed its pushed back schedule and implementation as well as plans of the Senate to drop a number of taxes on both corporate and individuals. [Full Article...]

Poland decides to join EU's PESCO defense project

Poland decides to join EU's PESCO defense project Countries not signing up on Monday will be able to join PESCO later, and the deal also includes provisions for non-EU members, which would include Britain, to take part in specific projects. Mogherini said the move would complement NATO's security aims. The EU, she said, has tools to fight hybrid warfare - the use of conventional weapons mixed with things like propaganda and cyber-attacks - that... [Full Article...]

Alwar again: Two Muslims gunned down by so-called cow vigilantes

Alwar again: Two Muslims gunned down by so-called cow vigilantes Razaq Khan told The Hindu . Later, a dead body was also found about 15 kilometres away in Ramgarh area by the railway tracks. One of the two victims, identified as Ummar Khan died in the attack while his companion Tahir Khan is battling for his life in a private hospital, said a News18 report. [Full Article...]

Ohio State ranked in the top 5 nationally for students studying overseas

Ohio State ranked in the top 5 nationally for students studying overseas While the number of students from Bangladesh was at its peak back in 2000-2001, at about 4,100, it had subsequently decreased for seven years, to as low as 2,300. The top fields of study at Ohio State for global students include business, engineering, social sciences, biomedical and biological sciences, and mathematics and statistics similar to the national trend. [Full Article...]

Pak Army Captain, sepoy martyred in cross-border attack from Afghanistan

Pak Army Captain, sepoy martyred in cross-border attack from Afghanistan It did not say when the raid took place but said up to 10 of the attackers were believed to have been killed in Pakistani retaliatory fire. Four Pakistani soldiers were wounded in the attack on a military post in the northwestern region of Bajaur, the army said. [Full Article...]

Costa Rica Struck By 6.5-Magnitude Earthquake, Causing Landslides

Firefighters in Jaco said there were no reports of victims or major damage, but said there were some electrical poles that had come loose and fallen. The government reported some rockslides obstructing highways near the epicenter. The natural disaster was at a depth of about 12 miles. "All of our neighbours were in the street". Costa Rica President Luis Guillermo SolĂ­s Rivera said that the count... [Full Article...]

Denton apartment floor collapses, 50 residents displaced

Denton apartment floor collapses, 50 residents displaced The collapse was captured on cellphone video. Six people were treated at the scene, but no one was taken to the hospital, according to Denton police. However, dozens of University of North Texas students have subsequently been displaced. "Currently the building is completely shut down. until the apartment complex can get a structural engineer, and a construction crew out here to check the buil... [Full Article...]


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