South Korean prosecutors identify impeached Park as criminal suspect

Lotte, South Korea's biggest operator of department stores and duty free shops and the fifth-largest chaebol , is suspected of making contributions to the Choi-controlled foundations in return for the rejection of the warrant to arrest its chief and... More..

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by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

DOJ Reverses Course on Texas Voter ID Law Challenge

Days after Texas Republican Gov. Greg Abbott paid a personal visit to Vice President Mike Pence's Washington, D.C. home, the Department of Justice announced that it would switch sides on a voting rights leg...More..

Iran Starts Naval Drills in Indian Ocean
by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Iran Starts Naval Drills in Indian Ocean

The U.S. President has issued a stern warning to Tehran after it tested a ballistic missile late last month. The naval drills come amid increasing tension between Iran and the USA over Iran's missile capabili...More..

by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

Syrian opposition says govt trying to block Geneva talks

When asked what would make the government accept direct talks with opposition members, Ja'afari said he wanted to see a unified opposition. Al-Hariri told the AP that the opposition is ready to "engage seriou...More..

by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

Human rights chief denied Israeli visa over Palestinian 'propaganda'

The denial comes as - according to the organisation - the Israeli government seeks to limit the space for human rights organisations to operate in Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories. We work in ove...More..

by | Friday, February 24, 2017

After Charleston, Dylann Roof headed for 2nd AME church, documents say

The evidence shows Roof exited the interstate and drove toward Branch AME church in Summerville after the massacre at Emanuel AME. As the news station noted, the Branch AME is about 30 minutes away from Emanu...More..

by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Nurse Caught Giving Lap Dance To 100-Year-Old Man

Brittany Fultz , 26, was filmed pulling down her knickers and "mooning" the elderly resident before straddling his leg at the OH care home, police said. The video was taken several months ago and recently surfa...More..

by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

ISP release audio of 'main suspect' in double homicide investigation

David Bursten said investigators aren't certain the voice was that of the photographed man whom investigators are calling the main suspect in the deaths. While police initially did not suspect foul play in the ...More..

FBI Not Expected To Pursue Charges Against Michael Flynn
by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

FBI Not Expected To Pursue Charges Against Michael Flynn

A third candidate is retired Lt. Gen. Keith Kellogg, who, like Flynn, advised Trump on national security and foreign policy during the presidential campaign. "There are suspicions that have arisen about the pre...More..

Malaysia says assassination was North Korean plot
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Malaysia says assassination was North Korean plot

Three more North Koreans were wanted for questioning, he said . North Korean ambassador Kang Chol said his nation's officials had been excluded from attending the body examination in Malaysia. 'We have to ...More..

Special counsel to summon Samsung heir this weekend
by | Sunday, February 19, 2017

Special counsel to summon Samsung heir this weekend

Prosecutors wanted Lee arrested earlier in January, but at that point, not enough evidence had been gathered and the judge denied their request. According to the BBC , a South Korean court, said it "acknow...More..

Finally, Gambia's Barrow 'officially' sworn-in as president
by | Sunday, February 19, 2017

Finally, Gambia's Barrow 'officially' sworn-in as president

It led to a period of political turmoil, which saw Barrow sworn-in at the Gambian embassy in neighbouring Senegal. President Nana Akufo-Addo and his predecessor John Dramani Mahama will be in The Gambia for t...More..

Kim Jong-nam death: Malaysia police hold female suspect
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Kim Jong-nam death: Malaysia police hold female suspect

Malaysia police arrested a woman with a Vietnamese passport in connection to the assassination, Yonhap reported Wednesday. The official said Kim told medical workers that he had been attacked by a chem...More..

New round of Syria talks in Geneva starts next week
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

New round of Syria talks in Geneva starts next week

The Kazakh Foreign Ministry did not give a reason for the delay. A subsequent statement from the foreign ministry said the talks would begin at 0600 GMT on Thursday. Earlier on Tuesday, Kairat Abdrakhmanov,...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Shutdown in Kashmir to protest Kulgam deaths

The personnel from One Rashtriya Rifles, which forms part of the Victor Force counter-insurgency grid of army in South Kashmir, and Special Operation Group of State police again carried out a search inside the ...More..

Turkey seeks to create safe zone in Syria: Erdogan
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Turkey seeks to create safe zone in Syria: Erdogan

GMT) on February 15, a bomb-laden vehicle along with around eight to 10 ISIL militants tried to attack a temporary base belonging to the Turkish forces positioned in the south of the northern Syrian town of al-...More..

by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Impersonator 'Harald Hitler' is arrested in Nazi leader's Austrian birthplace

The unidentified 25-year-old refers to himself as " Harald Hitler " and sports a Hitler-style hairstyle with a side parting, uniform and a moustache. Prosecutors have confirmed the report. Glorifying Hitler or ...More..

by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Lukashenko sends greetings to Germany president-elect Frank-Walter Steinmeier

Germany's new president Frank-Walter Steinmeier has urged his country to shake off decades of post-war insecurity and embrace its new role as an "anchor of hope" in a stormy world. Steinmeier will be considered...More..

by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Samsung executive under scrutiny again in political scandal

Prosecutors are expected to decide this week if they'll seek an arrest warrant for Mr Lee. The spokesman told reporters that additional investigations into the bribery case had been conducted in the past thre...More..

Turkey's President Erdoğan approves constitutional boost to his powers
by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

Turkey's President Erdoğan approves constitutional boost to his powers

President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan has ratified amendments to the country's Constitution, says a message on the website of the Turkish presidential administration February 10. The referendum campaign is...More..

CENSUS: Nova Scotia's slow growth second-worst in Canada
by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

CENSUS: Nova Scotia's slow growth second-worst in Canada

And for the first time in nearly three generations, Manitobans can say their province has grown faster than the national average. It pushed Canada's population to 35,151,728, which is a five per cent hike from ...More..

by | Friday, February 10, 2017

Department store drops Ivanka's clothing line

While some imagined Trump might change his approach to social media once he took the presidency, there appears to have been no change during his early days in the White House. Nordstrom said that it cuts about...More..

by | Friday, February 10, 2017

White House Says Justin Trudeau Will Visit President Trump Monday

Bush first travelled to Mexico in 2001. OTTAWA-Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will travel to Washington Monday to meet with U.S. President Donald Trump. After Trudeau's visit on Monday, Israel's Prime Minister...More..

by | Thursday, February 09, 2017

Buddhist monk arrested after 4.2 million pills containing meth found in monastery

A Buddhist monk has been arrested in Myanmar after a grenade, ammunition and more than four million methamphetamine pills were found in his auto and in his monastery. AFP adds that police confiscated a record 9...More..

by | Thursday, February 09, 2017

Free Syrian Army surrounds al-Bab town in Islamic State fight

President Erdogan pressed Trump not to support the Syrian Kurdish fighters, and to "stand with Turkey" against Gulen's network of supporters, the news agency said. According to a statement issued by the White H...More..

Blast targeted at Afghan SC employees kills 12
by | Wednesday, February 08, 2017

Blast targeted at Afghan SC employees kills 12

In a statement issued by the presidential palace, Ghani said the attack was inhumane and an unforgiveable attack. In a similar incident in 2013, a suicide bomber killed 13 people after detonating his vest in ...More..

Cory Bernardi: The one thing he hasn't told us
by | Wednesday, February 08, 2017

Cory Bernardi: The one thing he hasn't told us

Australian Liberal Party Senator Cory Bernardi defected from the ruling Liberal-National Coalition on February 7 and established his own Australian Conservatives party, the Sydney Morning Herald reported....More..

by | Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Netanyahu coordinated legalising settlements with Trump

Not wasting time, Mr. Netanyahu mentioned radical Islam and the Iranian threat in his opening remarks in front of the media. Christian Aid has welcomed Theresa May's willingness to discuss spiraling settlemen...More..

Taliban reject United Nations civilian casualties report
by | Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Taliban reject United Nations civilian casualties report

Almost 11,500 civilians were killed or wounded in Afghanistan in 2016 - one third of them children - according to the United Nations, the highest number of annual non-combatant casualties since it began collect...More..

by | Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Fox's quarterly earnings lifted by TV, but film revenue declines

On 08/03/2016, the stock reported the EPS of $0.38 where Analysts were projecting the EPS to be $0.37 showing a difference of $0.01. Analysts' mean recommendation for Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc.'s (FOXA) s...More..

by | Monday, February 06, 2017

Bangladesh govt gives approval for humanitarian Flotilla to send aids

A 43-page report from the United Nations human rights office released Friday says crimes against humanity were "very likely" committed, and cites accounts from "in-depth interviews" by U.N. "The High Commissi...More..

by | Sunday, February 05, 2017

Met Office update and extend warning on gales across Sussex

However, the Met Office has also warned that it is possible that the strongest winds may miss the United Kingdom altogether. There is a possibility cross Solent travel could be affected. Meanwhile the warning...More..

by | Saturday, February 04, 2017

Raptors head to China

Amid the growing controversy over the United States trade agreements with other countries around the world, Ford Motor Co. has begun shipping pickups built the company's storied Rouge manufacturing complex ju...More..

Donald Trump petitions: Where in United Kingdom most supports visit
by | Friday, February 03, 2017

Donald Trump petitions: Where in United Kingdom most supports visit

The Parliament debate is scheduled to be held February 20. "It is totally right that the incoming president of our closest and most important ally should be accorded the honour of a state visit, and that is ...More..

by | Thursday, February 02, 2017

EC: We are following the latest developments in Romania with great concern

Protests were planned for cities including Bucharest, Cluj and Sibiu after protesters stayed up all night in opposition to the "emergency ordinance" published at 1am local time yesterday morning, which European...More..