United States effectively bans ZTE and Huawei from any valuable government work

Democrats and Republicans alike viewed them as security threats and pushed forward with this bill despite the latter's initial attempt to re-impose sanctions on them instead of an outright trade ban . In a statement to The Verge , Huawei stated tha... More..

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Intense fighting as Taliban presses to take Afghan city
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Intense fighting as Taliban presses to take Afghan city

The officials further added that the airstrikes left at least 19 militants dead while a number of weapons belonging to the militants were also destroyed. More than a hundred Afghan troops are believed to have b...More..

Job Made In Cat Heaven: Cat Sanctuary On Greek Island Is Hiring
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Job Made In Cat Heaven: Cat Sanctuary On Greek Island Is Hiring

God's Little People Cat Rescue is seeking a mature cat lover to take over the daily operations of the sanctuary on the Greek island of Syros. In return, you'll be put up for free in a semi-detached tiny ho...More..

Over 450 injured in clashes with cops as Romania protests intensifies
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Over 450 injured in clashes with cops as Romania protests intensifies

The rally, organized on social media under the motto "Diaspora at Home", called on Romanians living overseas to return home and gather at the square to protest what they say is a corrupt government. Around 150,...More..

Canada shooting suspect in custody
by | Monday, August 13, 2018

Canada shooting suspect in custody

No motive has been disclosed, and police said they were working to determine a link between the gunman and the couple. Robichaud, 42, had just begun dating Wright, 32, in August. John the Evangelist Anglican ...More..

In wake of book, Trump calls Omarosa 'a lowlife'
by | Monday, August 13, 2018

In wake of book, Trump calls Omarosa 'a lowlife'

Omarosa Manigault shared one of her much-talked-about White House recordings with Meet the Press viewers on Sunday and it raises some terrifying possibilities. Marc Short, the former White House legislative ...More..

Grassley: Kavanaugh Confirmation Hearing to Begin September 4
by | Monday, August 13, 2018

Grassley: Kavanaugh Confirmation Hearing to Begin September 4

Supreme Court. The hearings are expected to last three or four days. "He's a mainstream judge". White House spokesperson Raj Shah said that "Chairman Grassley has lived up to his promise to lead an open, ...More..

Turkey's Erdogan says lira weakness a plot, cannot be explained by logic
by | Monday, August 13, 2018

Turkey's Erdogan says lira weakness a plot, cannot be explained by logic

Trump made his unexpected announcement on Twitter from his golf club in Bedminster, New Jersey, as the Turkish currency, the lira , fell to all-time lows against the us dollar . Erdogan has been putti...More..

Saudi-Canada row leaves United States in tight diplomatic spot
by | Sunday, August 12, 2018

Saudi-Canada row leaves United States in tight diplomatic spot

In a press conference Monday, Freeland said Saudi students are still welcomed in Canada and that it "would be a shame for those students if they were deprived of the opportunity to study here". The dispute appe...More..

Judge orders asylum-seeking mother, daughter returned to U.S.
by | Sunday, August 12, 2018

Judge orders asylum-seeking mother, daughter returned to U.S.

U.S. District Judge Emmet Sullivan said the government appeared to have "spirited away" the woman and her child. They had sought asylum in the US after claiming they feared for their life in their homeland. T...More..

Death toll from California fires rises to 10
by | Sunday, August 12, 2018

Death toll from California fires rises to 10

Mr Clark is alleged to have sent text messages stating that he planned to commit arson in Holy Jim Canyon, where the fire broke out on Monday. Riverside County: Areas 22 (Corona/Norco), 23 (Metropolitan River...More..

What could happen on the Charlottesville protest anniversary this weekend
by | Sunday, August 12, 2018

What could happen on the Charlottesville protest anniversary this weekend

The remarks swayed from his comments after last year's "Unite the Right" rally in the city, which led to violence and several deaths, when Neo-Nazi sympathizers and counterprotesters clashed during demonstr...More..

Facebook sorry that balloons appeared in Indonesia natural disaster messages
by | Sunday, August 12, 2018

Facebook sorry that balloons appeared in Indonesia natural disaster messages

A week earlier, on July 29, another magnitude-6.4 natural disaster hit Lombok and left 16 people dead, 355 injured and 1,500 buildings destroyed. He estimated 75 per cent of houses are damaged in some village...More..

Watch Stephen Colbert brutally mock Trump’s Space Force
by | Sunday, August 12, 2018

Watch Stephen Colbert brutally mock Trump’s Space Force

But the monumental task of standing up a new military department, which would require approval by a Congress that shelved the idea a year ago, may require significant new spending and a reorganisation of the ...More..

Korea slams USA officials for sanctions
by | Saturday, August 11, 2018

Korea slams USA officials for sanctions

It also claims that "high-level officials within the US administration are making baseline allegations against [North Korea] and making desperate attempts at intensifying the worldwide sanctions and pressure". ...More..

Britain welcomes United States sanctions on Russian Federation over Salisbury nerve agent attack
by | Friday, August 10, 2018

Britain welcomes United States sanctions on Russian Federation over Salisbury nerve agent attack

The US and European Union also have sanctions in place against dozens of Russian state officials and firms accused of involvement in the 2014 Russian annexation of Crimea and support for the separatist rebels...More..

Manafort team attacks star witness over affair, fraud and 'so many lies'
by | Friday, August 10, 2018

Manafort team attacks star witness over affair, fraud and 'so many lies'

Overall, the accountant traced more than $65 million flowing into offshore accounts controlled by Manafort, and she detailed for jurors how more than $15.5 million flowed out to fund his lavish lifestyle betw...More..

British ex-foreign minister to be probed for burqa comments
by | Friday, August 10, 2018

British ex-foreign minister to be probed for burqa comments

The repercussions could exasperate the party's growing civil war, where the debate over Johnson's comments has developed into a proxy war between Brexiteers and Remainers in the parliamentary party. The complai...More..

Judge Nap Calls Out Manafort Judge: Stop Making This About You
by | Friday, August 10, 2018

Judge Nap Calls Out Manafort Judge: Stop Making This About You

U.S. District Judge T.S. Ellis III has made headlines in recent days for his clashes with the prosecutors, including pressing them on the speed and merits of the prosecution and suggesting one prosecutor was...More..

Dozens killed, including children on a bus, in Yemen air strikes
by | Friday, August 10, 2018

Dozens killed, including children on a bus, in Yemen air strikes

The Huthi' Al-Masirah TV reported that 39 people had been killed and 51 wounded, "mostly children". Earlier, Maliki accused the Houthis of "recruiting child soldiers, throwing them in battlefields and using...More..

Trump Campaign Asks Supporters to Choose Space Force Logo
by | Friday, August 10, 2018

Trump Campaign Asks Supporters to Choose Space Force Logo

They said the Pentagon report was the start of a "multi-year process that we think will result in a safer, stronger America". Deborah James, who served as Air Force secretary for the final three years of the ...More..

Israel rejects European Union plan to link Gaza and West Bank
by | Thursday, August 09, 2018

Israel rejects European Union plan to link Gaza and West Bank

Eight others were also injured in the attacks, the ministry said in a statement. Hamas' armed wing on Tuesday identified the dead Palestinians as Ahmed Murjan and Abdel-Hafez al-Silawi, both 23 years old, and...More..

by | Thursday, August 09, 2018

Indonesia quake toll jumps to 164, survivors wait for aid

That number is expected to rise. The governor of the province that includes Lombok where the quake was centred, the military, the national search and rescue agency and regent of North Lombok all issued differ...More..

United Kingdom ‘to ask Russian Federation to give up poisoning suspects’
by | Thursday, August 09, 2018

United Kingdom ‘to ask Russian Federation to give up poisoning suspects’

Police officers in protective suits and masks work near the scene where former double-agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter, Yulia were discovered after being attacked with a nerve-agent on March 16, 2018 in ...More..

Trump ally Sen. Rand Paul invites Russians to U.S. Capitol
by | Thursday, August 09, 2018

Trump ally Sen. Rand Paul invites Russians to U.S. Capitol

The senator's trip follows Trump's controversial Helsinki summit with Putin last month , which he strongly endorsed. Sen. Rand Paul on Monday invited Russian lawmakers to Washington after meeting Russian...More..