'Racists out!' Demonstrators block LA street to protest immigration raids

The protest swelled to about 100 people and moved into the streets, where a crowd marched on Aliso Street before blocking the entrance to the southbound 101 Freeway. Ever since the 2008 raid, she had checked in annually with ICE to review her case-br... More..

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Trump backs One China policy in 'cordial' call with Xi
by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

Trump backs One China policy in 'cordial' call with Xi

US President Donald Trump sent President Xi Jinping new year's well wishes on Wednesday, four days before the end of China's Spring Festival celebrations. "Both sides absolutely can become very good cooperative...More..

by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

US And Chinese Warplanes Have 'Unsafe' Encounter Over Disputed Waters

Such incidents between U.S. and Chinese aircraft are rare, the source added. Davis said there was normal radio contact between the Navy plane and the Chinese aircraft, a KJ-200 that is created to perform airb...More..

West Bank settlements 'don't help' the peace process
by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

West Bank settlements 'don't help' the peace process

He has promised to move the US embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, a disputed city, slammed the Obama administration for not using its veto powers in the UNSC over the settlement resolution in December 2016, an...More..

by | Friday, February 10, 2017

Brown: Congress Needs Veto Power Over Trump On Lifting Russian Sanctions

The principle sponsors of the bill are Republican Lindsey Graham of SC and Democrat Ben Cardin of Maryland. Having long voiced his opposition to lift sanctions against Russia, Rubio explained to CNN that th...More..

by | Friday, February 10, 2017

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn appoints Christina Rees as Shadow Welsh Secretary

A Government source has stressed that the Lords will face an "overwhelming public call to be abolished" if it attempts to frustrate the progress of the legislation. The bill passed comfortably as a threatened C...More..

Red Cross suspends Afghanistan operations after killing of employees
by | Friday, February 10, 2017

Red Cross suspends Afghanistan operations after killing of employees

Six were shot and killed by unknown armed men and two team members remained unaccounted for, ICRC said. The ICRC, which has been working in Afghanistan for decades, said it was putting its operations on hold,...More..

by | Friday, February 10, 2017

Turkish Troops to Target Raqqa After Al-Bab: FM

The Turkish military said Turkey and Russian Federation were conducting a joint investigation into the incident. They secured a deal to evacuate Syrians from Aleppo after the city was retaken by pro-governmen...More..

by | Thursday, February 09, 2017

Brazil launches WTO complaint against Canada over Bombardier aid

Brazil has long threatened to open the WTO process, arguing that support for Bombardier's new CSeries was undercutting the market for commercial jets made by Embraer (ERJ -1.7%). "New contributions have been a...More..

by | Wednesday, February 08, 2017

Trump Has Been Blocked From Addressing UK Parliament During State Visit

Bercow took MPs - and presumably Number 10 - by surprise by weighing into the debate about whether the USA president should be able to speak in Westminster Hall or the Royal Gallery. Bercow's standing as Speake...More..

by | Wednesday, February 08, 2017

Sarkozy could stand trial for corruption

Investigators suspect [ L'Express report, in French] Sarkozy exceeded that amount by €23 million on big-production, theatrical rallies. Mr Sarkozy, who a year ago mounted a failed campaign for the presiden...More..

Jeremy Corbyn imposes three-line whip on Labour MPs in Brexit bill vote
by | Wednesday, February 08, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn imposes three-line whip on Labour MPs in Brexit bill vote

However, the House of Commons opposed a Labour amendment that would have forced May to make regular reports back to parliament every two months by 333 to 284 - a majority of 49 for the government. Mr Boles supp...More..

Phoenix Open: Hideki Matsuyama Wins At Fourth Play-Off Hole
by | Wednesday, February 08, 2017

Phoenix Open: Hideki Matsuyama Wins At Fourth Play-Off Hole

As overnight leader Byeong Hun An and Martin Laird both faltered on the final day, Simpson emerged from the chasing pack to set the clubhouse target after he produced a superb 64, while impressive charges from ...More..

Heartless crook robs Girl Scout selling cookies
by | Wednesday, February 08, 2017

Heartless crook robs Girl Scout selling cookies

Girl Scout cookies are produced at two places: ABC Bakers, of Richmond, Va., and Little Brownie Bakers , of Louisville, Ky. Many people ask how exactly the money is distributed. Girl Scouts in our area will ...More..

by | Wednesday, February 08, 2017

Refugee resettlement deal between Australia and United States 'will continue'

Donald Trump's intention in his phone call with Malcolm Turnbull last week was to terminate the refugee resettlement deal with Australia. John McCainJohn McCainSenators introduce resolution in support of Au...More..

Senators urge Duterte to continue peace talks
by | Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Senators urge Duterte to continue peace talks

Family members cry near the body of man, who police said was a drug related vigilante killing in Pasig, Metro Manila, Philippines February 1, 2017. "Only the courts which granted them temporary liberty by v...More..

Ivanka Trump Convinces Trump Not to Approve of Anti-Gay Law
by | Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Ivanka Trump Convinces Trump Not to Approve of Anti-Gay Law

A statement was then released by the Trump administration in which it announced that the 2014 order that serves to protect LGBTQ members from being discriminated in their workplace will continue to remain as i...More..

by | Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Afghan warlord removed from United Nations blacklist

In September, the group finally signed a peace deal with the Afghan government, a fact which was considered little more than a side-note so deep into the war. 29, 2016. Meanwhile, Afghan chief executive Abdulla...More..

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

Taliban reject United Nations civilian casualties report

About 61 percent of all civilian casualties were caused by anti-government groups like the Taliban and Islamic State, it said. The disproportionate rise in child casualties across Afghanistan past year result...More..

Trump emphasis respect for Putin in interview with O'Reilly
by | Monday, February 06, 2017

Trump emphasis respect for Putin in interview with O'Reilly

Earlier Sunday on " Meet the Press ", Todd asked Vice President Mike Pence, "Why can't [Trump] say a negative thing about Vladimir Putin? ". What do you think? California Democrat and Representative Adam...More..

Accused says he also killed his parents, buried them
by | Monday, February 06, 2017

Accused says he also killed his parents, buried them

The accused was very possessive about Akanksha and he killed her as he found her talking with some person on her mobile phone, police said. Police sources said that Udayan's room was littered with soiled clothe...More..

by | Monday, February 06, 2017

Theresa May faces fresh legal challenge over Brexit

The EEA Agreement provides for the free movement of persons, goods, services and capital within the single market. Campaigners had argued that the British people's decision to leave the European Union on 23 J...More..

by | Monday, February 06, 2017

United States announces new sanctions against Iran

The Trump administration issued a new series of sanctions against 26 individuals and companies that were linked to Tehran's recent test of a ballistic missile capable of carrying nuclear weapons. Iran is pla...More..

Violent UC-Berkeley protest prompts Trump warning to university
by | Monday, February 06, 2017

Violent UC-Berkeley protest prompts Trump warning to university

The University of Berkeley blamed "150 masked agitators" for the turmoil that was taking place, declaring that they came to the "campus to disturb an otherwise peaceful protest". The Free Speech Movement star...More..

UP govt all failure; gundaraj, jungleraj in state: Amit Shah
by | Monday, February 06, 2017

UP govt all failure; gundaraj, jungleraj in state: Amit Shah

Attacking the poll alliance between the Samajwadi Party (SP) and the Congress, the BJP leader dubbed Akhilesh and Rahul Gandhi as "princes out to destroy the state". Countering Akhilesh Yadav's jibe on the "elu...More..