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United States investigator Mueller probing Kushner's contacts with Israelis

United States investigator Mueller probing Kushner's contacts with Israelis The probe is looking at whether the president obstructed justice by firing the FBI Director while Comey was leading an investigation into whether Trump's campaign colluded with Russian Federation. Although this custom was violated by several incoming USA president elects, it was rare for any of them to actually attempt to reverse the sitting president's policies. [Full Article...]

AT&T lawyer calls DoJ move to block Time Warner deal "foolish"

AT&T lawyer calls DoJ move to block Time Warner deal Trump, an in impromptu press conference at the White House, said that he did not want to "get involved in litigation", but said that he has "always felt that was a deal that's not good for the country". They closed on Monday some 18 percent below the implied value of AT&T's $107.50 per share cash and stock offer, suggesting that investors have doubts about the company's ability to close the deal... [Full Article...]

South Korea foreign minister in Beijing in effort to fix ties

South Korea foreign minister in Beijing in effort to fix ties Beijing sees it as a threat to its own military capabilities. But, China has argued that it could threaten Beijing's security and unofficially banned group tours to South Korea while strengthening other regulatory punishment against South Korean firms doing businesses in China. [Full Article...]

Ratko Mladic sentenced to life imprisonment

Ratko Mladic sentenced to life imprisonment Caught after 16 years on the run, Mladic was found guilty of the 1995 massacre in northeastern Srebrenica, where troops under his command slaughtered nearly 8,000 Muslim men and boys. "The Bosnian Serb forces tried to hide the crime, by digging up and reburying Bosniak victims in mass graves", the judge said while reading the verdict. [Full Article...]

Thomas Cook FY17 Profit Climbs, UK Margin Weak; Stock Dips

Thomas Cook FY17 Profit Climbs, UK Margin Weak; Stock Dips Tour operator EBIT fell by 2% with lower margins in the United Kingdom offsetting growth in Continental Europe and the Nordics. The tour operator cited "competitive market in holidays to Spain", the fall in the pound and the surge of fraudulent illness claims for the tightening margins. [Full Article...]

A brief warm-up and a bit of rain before Thanksgiving!

A brief warm-up and a bit of rain before Thanksgiving! Good luck today , but your delays should NOT be because of the weather! Highs on Sunday will be limited to the low 30s, with breezy conditions stirring up a few scattered lake effect snow showers. There is some windier conditions behind the front as winds will be from the north at 10-15 miles per hour, with gusts up to 20 miles per hour, especially in the morning. [Full Article...]

Finland stands out among European nations in PISA problem solving test

Finland stands out among European nations in PISA problem solving test The findings on students' collaborative problem-solving skills were released Tuesday and are part of the Program of International Student Assessment ( PISA ) conducted by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD). The classroom environment seems to influence how well students work together. Yet, workplaces are beginning to place a premium on sociability, and the increase... [Full Article...]

John Lennon diaries recovered

John Lennon diaries recovered Last July, 86 objects, including several diaries, two pairs of glasses, a cigarette box or even notebooks of former member of the Beatles had been seized in the German capital. One of the three diaries from the haul contains an entry penned by Lennon on Dec 8, 1980 - the day he was shot dead by a disturbed fan outside his Manhattan apartment building. [Full Article...]

Mumbai 26/11 attacks: Mastermind of Mumbai attack freed by Pakistan court

Mumbai 26/11 attacks: Mastermind of Mumbai attack freed by Pakistan court Hafiz Saeed is scheduled to be released on Thursday. Saeed has always denied involvement in the Mumbai attacks of 2008 that left 166 people dead after landmarks in the financial capital were attacked by 10 terrorists who sailed into the city from Karachi. [Full Article...]

US Navy Aircraft Crashes Into Ocean With 11 On Board

US Navy Aircraft Crashes Into Ocean With 11 On Board The Japan-based 7th fleet says that search and rescue operation has now been launched from the carrier. The statement reads, "Personnel recovery is underway and their condition will be evaluated by USS Ronald Reagan medical staff". Their names were being withheld pending next of kin notification, the 7th Fleet said. The C-2 Greyhound aircraft is a twin-engine, high-wing cargo aircraft, with th... [Full Article...]

Arab League states condemn Hezbollah as 'terrorist organization'

Arab League states condemn Hezbollah as 'terrorist organization' The Saudi cabinet underlined on Tuesday the statement of the extraordinary Arab League meeting that condemned Iran's interference in Arab internal affairs. Policies by the young Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman risk destabilising the region, Straw said at a conference on Saudi Arabia hosted by Middle East Monitor on Saturday. [Full Article...]

Haryana probes Rs. 16 lakh bill for dengue patient

Haryana probes Rs. 16 lakh bill for dengue patient Adya, a Class II student, developed very high fever on August 27. The girl died while being shifted from Fortis to Rockland Hospital and it was Fortis hospital that charged the exorbitant amount. The case relates to the death in September of Adya Singh who was admitted to the Fortis Memorial Research Institute (FMRI), a multi super-speciality care hospital, for 15 days. [Full Article...]

India appreciates UK's decision to withdraw candidate from ICJ elections

India appreciates UK's decision to withdraw candidate from ICJ elections In one of the country's "biggest diplomatic victories" in the multilateral arena, Bhandari received 183 of the 193 votes in the General Assembly and secured all 15 votes in the Security Council to fill the final vacancy on the Hague-based International Court of Justice after separate but simultaneous elections were held at the United Nations headquarters here. [Full Article...]

Elephants found at scene of Tennessee tractor-trailer fire

Elephants found at scene of Tennessee tractor-trailer fire With the Facebook headline "Another Day in the Office" and a description of the incident, firefighters wrote, "So what is that peeking its large head over a guardrail on the interstate you might ask?" "The elephants were content to munch on hay they had and everyone focused on their job with caution to not frighten the elephants", Beavers said. [Full Article...]

Youth Cong's meme on PM's 'chaiwala' past kicks up storm

Youth Cong's meme on PM's 'chaiwala' past kicks up storm Meanwhile, three months after a landmark Supreme Court verdict struck down instant triple talaq, the Narendra Modi government is likely to introduce a legislation to end the practice ('talaq-e-biddat') in the forthcoming winter session of Parliament. [Full Article...]

Warning of 50mph winds across East Anglia tomorrow

Warning of 50mph winds across East Anglia tomorrow The warning covers most of the country, including all of Hampshire. The bad weather is expected to pass by 7am on Thursday November 23. Yellow warnings have been issued for Central Tayside & Fife, Strathclyde, Grampian and the Highlands & Eilean Siar, with 10-20cm of snow possible over higher ground. [Full Article...]

Korean military official likely punished: S. Korea

Korean military official likely punished: S. Korea President Donald Trump yesterday announced plans to designate North Korea a "state sponsor of terrorism". In February, Kim's potential rival and elder brother Kim Jong-Nam died after he was sprayed with a nerve agent in Kuala Lumpur airport. [Full Article...]

Vote Leave Might Have Broken Election Spending Laws During The EU Referendum

Vote Leave Might Have Broken Election Spending Laws During The EU Referendum Their figures show the 23-year-old, who also received £50,000 from an individual donor, was able to spend £675,000 on the BeLeave social media campaign to encourage young people to vote to quit the European Union in last year's referendum. Other organisations that wanted to take part would have had to register with the electoral commission and could have spent up to £700,000, providing they proved... [Full Article...]

Nuggets forward Paul Millsap to undergo wrist surgery

Nuggets forward Paul Millsap to undergo wrist surgery The four-time All-Star averaged 15.3 points and 6.2 rebounds per game this season before his injury. Securing Millsap was a big deal for the Nuggets, who were able to pair Millsap with Nikola Jokic . Being without Millsap hurts both ends of the floor. None are must-own players, but might make for decent DFS punts if Chandler and Millsap continue to miss games. [Full Article...]

Bihar BJP chief's controversial comment draws Oppn wrath

Bihar BJP chief's controversial comment draws Oppn wrath I dare them to do it. Rai came under severe criticism from opposition parties and on social media a day after he was quoted as asking party workers to attack anyone who pointed fingers at Prime Minister Narendra Modi . The lawmaker went on: "When Narendra Modi's mother would serve food to him, neither she would see her son in that plate nor the son would see the mother". [Full Article...]


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