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Trump Is Totally Ignoring Daily Advice From The CIA

Trump Is Totally Ignoring Daily Advice From The CIA Instead, he relies on staffers to give him an oral breakdown "of select intelligence issues" from the document created to bring the president up to speed on all developments involving national security and issues affecting foreign policy. "Something will be missed", according to Leon Panetta , a former Central Intelligence Agency director and secretary of defense who also worked as White House ch... [Full Article...]

Star witness in Percoco trial arrested

Star witness in Percoco trial arrested Gitner, asked Howe on cross-examination Thursday. Howe is waiting arraignment later Friday, a source familiar with the situation told the USA Today Network's Albany Bureau. Howe is scheduled to resume testimony Monday. Howe, the government's prime witness in the trial of his longtime friend, Joseph Percoco , has been testifying all week after pleading guilty to crimes including bribery and co... [Full Article...]

Long Island weather: Cold, sunny Friday ahead of weekend rain

Long Island weather: Cold, sunny Friday ahead of weekend rain A little drizzle may affect the area Saturday night into Sunday morning. Tonight: Flurries or light snow possible toward morning, with a low at 15. Southeast wind around 5 miles per hour. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. East-northeast wind around 5 miles per hour becoming light and variable in the evening. [Full Article...]

Mattis vows DREAMers serving in military will not be deported

Mattis vows DREAMers serving in military will not be deported Defense Secretary James Mattis said Thursday that DACA recipients who are on active-duty, waiting to begin military training, in the active reserves, and veterans who received an honorable discharge should continue to be protected from deportation should DACA expire. [Full Article...]

Syrian warplanes kill 59, injure 139 in Eastern Ghouta, monitor says

Syrian warplanes kill 59, injure 139 in Eastern Ghouta, monitor says Wednesday's attacks on the besieged rebel enclave are part of an ongoing aerial campaign that has killed dozens of civilians since Monday. Rescue teams rushed to Jisreen and pulled three children and a woman out of the rubble. In 2013, the USA and Russia , Assad's strongest ally, struck an agreement that sought to disarm Syria's arsenal of chemical weapons, which eventually led to the dispo... [Full Article...]

Judge Loya death: Opposition takes issue to President, seeks SIT probe

Judge Loya death: Opposition takes issue to President, seeks SIT probe The Congress President said that the President gave a positive response and has assured them that he would look into the matter. Since this case has raised serious questions about the independence of the judiciary, the MPs requested the president to intervene in the matter. [Full Article...]

Oil drops as Wall Street swoons, North Sea pipeline ramps up

Oil drops as Wall Street swoons, North Sea pipeline ramps up Meanwhile, U.S. imports have fallen below 4 million bpd, against a record 12.5 million bpd in 2005. It is worth noting that preliminary figures from the US Energy Information Administration show that US production hit 10.25 million barrels a day last week. [Full Article...]

US, Japan, S Korea coaction on N Korea is firm, says Abe

They "particularly noted active cooperation in the defense sector and future industries, such as electric auto batteries, and expressed hope that more South Korean firms will invest in Poland and that they will further strengthen their practical cooperation in areas such as infrastructure and energy in the future", the South Korean presidential office said in a press release. [Full Article...]

Russian Nuclear Scientists Used Supercomputers To Mine For Cryptocurrency

Russian Nuclear Scientists Used Supercomputers To Mine For Cryptocurrency Russia's Interfax News Agency reports that engineers at the All-Russian Research Institute of Experimental Physics (RFNC-VNIIEF)-the Russian Federation Nuclear Center facility where scientists designed the Soviet Union's first nuclear bomb-have been arrested for mining cryptocurrency with "office computing resources", according to a spokesperson for the Institute. [Full Article...]

Brexit transition period 'not a given' if disagreements continue: EU's Barnier

Brexit transition period 'not a given' if disagreements continue: EU's Barnier The EU is open to such a deal, but only if Britain agrees to play by its rules. London has said it wants to reach a deal on transition in March."If these differences persist, a transition is not a given", Barnier said. This week's talks also covered the thorny issue of Northern Ireland . There are only 13 months to go before Brexit, yet Prime Minister Theresa May and her senior ministers re... [Full Article...]

Kerala On Top Of The Country's Overall Health Performance: Niti Aayog Report

Kerala On Top Of The Country's Overall Health Performance: Niti Aayog Report In the latest report on health index released on Friday, Karnataka finds itself in the ninth position, below Kerala , Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh. "We would take out the ranking of 730 district hospitals based on their performance". It would also serve as an instrument for "nudging" states and union territories to put much greater focus on output and outcome-based measurement of annual pe... [Full Article...]

Mother gives birth, abandons baby at airport

Mother gives birth, abandons baby at airport A rental call employee found the boy and a note. Authorities say the infant was lying on a changing table and had been cleaned and wrapped up after being born. If you don't mind get me to the authorities so they can locate a decent home. The baby was found with a torn umbilical cord, which responding medics clamped immediately, and a note that read, " I just want what is best for him and it ... [Full Article...]

North Korean martial arts display met with silence

North Korean martial arts display met with silence Kim Yo Jong is scheduled to meet with President Moon on Saturday. Pence, who will lead the US delegation to the games' opening ceremonies today, met Thursday with South Korean President Moon Jae-in to press for a more clear-eyed approach toward the nuclear-armed neighbor to the north. [Full Article...]

5 numbers to prove the GOP is sticking by Trump on Russia

5 numbers to prove the GOP is sticking by Trump on Russia Neither of these was true . The FBI might have picked up a conversation between Carter Page and former Trump transition adviser Steve Bannon in January 2017, when investigators had the former Trump campaign foreign adviser under surveillance through a FISA warrant, according to news reports Thursday. [Full Article...]

Dem Rep. Rick Nolan Announces Retirement

Dem Rep. Rick Nolan Announces Retirement He said the main factor in his decision was a desire to spend more time with his family, mentioning his wife, children, and grandchildren, hockey games and school plays. Mr. Nolan's retirement will likely make it even more hard for Democrats to hang on to the seat. Pete Stauber, a St. Louis County commissioner and retired Duluth police officer, is running on the Republican side. [Full Article...]

3 officers shot in north Georgia neighborhood

3 officers shot in north Georgia neighborhood Sheriff Keith McBrayer told the newspaper that one deputy was in critical condition and the other was stable Friday afternoon. Though there were others inside the St. The slain suspect has been identified by authorities but his name will not be released until his next of kin are notified, said Nelly Miles of the Georgia Bureau of Investigation. [Full Article...]

International Olympic Committee member Killy calls suspension of Russian national team 'awful'

International Olympic Committee member Killy calls suspension of Russian national team 'awful' The International Olympic Committee (IOC) a year ago banned Russian Federation from Pyeongchang for what it called the "systematic manipulation" of the anti-doping system at the 2014 Sochi Games. It also perhaps puts onto the backburner until the close of the Games the Russian doping matter- or then again, maybe not, given the extraordinary emotion the Russian doping matter has elicited. [Full Article...]

'Myanmar working with Bangladesh for safe return of Rohingyas'

'Myanmar working with Bangladesh for safe return of Rohingyas' Reuters said its reconstruction of the massacre drew for the first time on interviews with Buddhist villagers who admitted torching Rohingya villages, burying bodies and killing Muslims. It said a decision was made to kill them because there was no opportunity to take them to a police station . That does not match any account of the killings that Reuters heard from paramilitary forces or l... [Full Article...]

Countdown for PyeongChang opening ceremony

Countdown for PyeongChang opening ceremony US President Donald Trump has been engaged in a long-running war of words with Kim Jong Un , sparking fears the rhetorical battle could spill over into a live conflict. And second, USA and North Korean officials this high up the food chain rarely if ever get this close to one another - let alone in the midst of a tense nuclear standoff of the kind we've seen over the past several months. [Full Article...]

Shopian firing: SC to hear plea for quashing FIR against armymen

Shopian firing: SC to hear plea for quashing FIR against armymen J&K Police filed an FIR against the 10th Garhwal Unit under Sections 302, 307 and 336, thus charging it with murder, attempt to murder and endangering life. "In these circumstances, the petitioner is left with no other viable option but to approach this court under Article 32 of the Constitution for protection of Fundamental Rights of his son and himself, enshrined under Article 14 & 21 of the Con... [Full Article...]


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