Worldwide

Two Florida SWAT officers suspended for responding to Parkland shooting

Two Florida SWAT officers suspended for responding to Parkland shooting Two SWAT officers in Southern Florida have been suspended from the tactical team for responding to the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School last month. While the Miramar officers were desperate to head to Stoneman Douglas, the first BSO deputies to arrive didn't rush in to confront the shooter, leading to questions about how well the agency handled its response. [Full Article...]

Judge suggests Trump mute rather than block his Twitter critics

Judge suggests Trump mute rather than block his Twitter critics The federal judge hearing a constitutional challenge to President Donald Trump's exclusion of unfriendly users from his Twitter feed urged a settlement on Thursday allowing him to "mute" but not "block" commenters he doesn't like. These Twitter users maintain that "because of opinions they expressed in replies to the President's tweets", they "have been prevented or impeded from viewing the Pres... [Full Article...]

Manchester City advances in Champions League despite loss to FC Basel

Manchester City advances in Champions League despite loss to FC Basel Although the Citizens ended up on the losing end of the spectrum, the did manage to comfortably qualify for the quarter-finals as they won 5-2 on aggregate over the two-leg tie. If you are able to win the league quite early, you can lose that seriousness for the Champions League , maybe. "If we have to play one day against them, we want to be ready". [Full Article...]

Summit tra le due Coree ad aprile

Summit tra le due Coree ad aprile Pyongyang ha espresso il desiderio di avere "colloqui franchi" con gli Usa nel percorso diretto alla denuclearizzazione della penisola e alla normalizzazione dei rapporti bilaterali: nel periodo negoziale ci sarebbe la relativa sospensione di tutte le attività. [Full Article...]

JUST IN: CCT adjourns Saraki's trial indefinitely

JUST IN: CCT adjourns Saraki's trial indefinitely In December, the court of appeal affirmed the conclusion of the tribunal on all but the three counts. "To be on the safer side, the tribunal has made a decision to tarry for a while so that the integrity of the court will not be tampered with". [Full Article...]

Spanish women give up work for a day in first 'feminist strike'

Spanish women give up work for a day in first 'feminist strike' There will be 120 street demonstrations around the country. In Spain , women are taking part in an unprecedented nationwide strike backed by the major unions. "I would like to go out when I want, and dressed how I want - and not feel like a piece of meat", she said. Major trade unions and global organisations such as the United Nations have backed the feminist strike and called for limited s... [Full Article...]

Trump holds meeting on video game violence

Trump holds meeting on video game violence Kotaku also reports that outspoken video game critic and disbarred attorney Jack Thompson was pushing to attend the meeting, telling the site "I need to be in that meeting, and I'm working on it, trust me". The president has voiced his concerns regarding video game violence translating into reality. Thursday's session, set for 2 p.m. ET (1900 GMT), will include executives from Take-Two Inter... [Full Article...]

Storm Moving Out, Leaves Behind HUGE Snowfall Differences

Storm Moving Out, Leaves Behind HUGE Snowfall Differences The Boston area is forecast to receive 6 to 8 inches of snow by Thursday morning, and Mayor Marty Walsh announced public schools will be closed that day. "Additionally, we are working with tree removal companies to proactively remove limbs and branches that are close to the right of way". "It looks cool as long as they don't fall down on you and you don't lose power", he said. [Full Article...]

Coleman Returns To The Irish Squad

Coleman Returns To The Irish Squad He never mentioned these points. I wish he had done, privately. "So they came as a bit of a surprise". I had a conversation with him since. "It was a surprise, but I've had a conversation with him since and he has admitted that I have not taken a senior player from him". [Full Article...]

Wolves end winless streak as Leeds falter

Wolves end winless streak as Leeds falter The Molineux outfit started the game well and opened the scoring midway through the first half when Wolves star Romain Saiss managed to head the ball home. Leeds United's defence look set for a major overhaul during the summer transfer window after Paul Heckingbottom's admission that he does not have the players available to play his type of football. [Full Article...]

6N: Ringrose, Furlong recalled by Ireland for Scotland test

6N: Ringrose, Furlong recalled by Ireland for Scotland test The defending Six Nations champions are second in the table after their shock 25-13 defeat against Scotland , with Grand Slam-chasing Ireland favourites to win the tournament. At the same time sometimes you don't always have the luxury of a plethora of options. " I think Garry Ringrose has been extraordinary when he has played for us and done an incredible job ". [Full Article...]

MO Universities View National School Walkout as Civic Engagement

MO Universities View National School Walkout as Civic Engagement As for April 20, parents of elementary school students can make arrangements to take their children but "students kept home from school or taken out of school early without a reason permitted under Education Code 48205 will be considered unexcused". [Full Article...]

Manafort pleads not guilty to second indictment in Virginia, wants jury trial

Manafort pleads not guilty to second indictment in Virginia, wants jury trial Manafort is among 19 people charged by Special Counsel Robert Mueller , who is probing potential collusion between the Trump campaign and Russians during the 2016 USA election. The charges come in addition to the original 12-count indictment of Manafort in October 2017, which related to money-laundering and failure to register as a foreign agent. [Full Article...]

US Is a 'Long Way' From Talks With North Korea, Tillerson Says

US Is a 'Long Way' From Talks With North Korea, Tillerson Says He said the USA must be "very clear-eyed" and realistic. "I think the first step, and I've said this before, is to have. some kind of talks about talks because I don't know yet. "We should not ease our stance, for instance relax sanctions, just because North Korea agreed to have a dialogue". South Korean President Moon Jae-in has tried to tamp down expectations for his planned summit with Kim... [Full Article...]

E Sreedharan confirms DMRC pull-out from Kerala's Metro project

E Sreedharan confirms DMRC pull-out from Kerala's Metro project The government has not backed off from the project, the CM told the Assembly while responding to a calling attention motion moved by V S Shivakumar MLA. "When we got that information, we realised that we should withdraw from the scene", Sreedharan said. We did a lot of work for this and now we can not go on like this. [Full Article...]

The Trade Deficit Trump Wants to Fix May Only Worsen

The chairman of the European parliament's Committee on International Trade, Bernd Lange, echoed Malmstroem's criticism regarding the violation of WTO rules , saying: "This is not about anti-dumping measures, rather it is about closing off access to the USA market". [Full Article...]

U.S. issues travel alert for Playa del Carmen

U.S. issues travel alert for Playa del Carmen The U.S. Embassy in Mexico has banned government employees from traveling to Playa del Carmen as a result of a "security threat", but the local governor's office said it's not aware of any threat to the popular beach resort. Three Canadians were among those injured when the explosion ripped through the ferry as it unloaded passengers on February 21. More than 20 people, including foreign trave... [Full Article...]

Snow snarls as storm hits US Northeast

Snow snarls as storm hits US Northeast Con Edison has about 6,500 customers who are still without power from last Friday's nor'easter. Thankfully, this storm was not almost as windy as its predecessor last week, but it did deliver a more widespread snow to the entire area. The Boston area is forecast to receive 6 to 8 inches of snow by Thursday morning, and Mayor Marty Walsh announced public schools will be closed that day. [Full Article...]

Kellyanne Conway says she discussed Hatch Act violations with President Trump

Kellyanne Conway says she discussed Hatch Act violations with President Trump The Office of Special Counsel on Tuesday urged the White House to discipline Conway for violating the Hatch Act twice when she promoted Republican candidate Roy Moore over his Democratic challenger Doug Jones in a Senate race in Alabama. [Full Article...]

Mugabe 'flies to SA' amid mounting tensions in Zimbabwe

Mugabe 'flies to SA' amid mounting tensions in Zimbabwe Mnangagwa said this while addressing Zanu PF youth national assembly at the party's headquarters in the capital Wednesday. The media pointed out that Mugabe traveled to Pretoria yesterday, in a commercial airline, with 12 advisers. Mnangagwa told the youths gathered at the party headquarters that ZANU-PF was set for a landslide victory in the presidential, parliamentary and council elections due b... [Full Article...]


« Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391  Next »