Obama urges voters to mobilise against the 'politics of fear'

Last week, Mr. Obama praised American accomplishments but said there is a darker side to progress when politicians peddle resentment and mistrust to preserve the status quo. Mr Trump , meanwhile, claimed he fell asleep watching Mr Obama's sp... More..

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GoFundMe: Homeless Veteran To Get Balance Of $400,000 Amid Defrauding Accusations
by | Monday, September 10, 2018

GoFundMe: Homeless Veteran To Get Balance Of $400,000 Amid Defrauding Accusations

A local ABC reporter tweeted that a BMW belonging to the couple was seized. The pair's home was raided Thursday by the Burlington County Prosecutor's Office on a warrant that included the seizure of...More..

Two Russian Nationals Named in Poisoning of Ex-Spy, Daughter
by | Monday, September 10, 2018

Two Russian Nationals Named in Poisoning of Ex-Spy, Daughter

The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), a global watchdog, on Tuesday confirmed that Novichok was involved in their poisoning. Mr Putin's spokesman, Dmitry Peskov, said the accusati...More..

Dead in Cincinnati Bank Shootings
by | Monday, September 10, 2018

Dead in Cincinnati Bank Shootings

Michael Richardson, who works in the bank building, told The Cincinnati Enquirer he started running when he saw the gunman shooting . There were people screaming " shooter! ". "There are no words to descri...More..

PLAID SHIRT GUY? Look on teen's face at Trump rally raises eyebrows
by | Monday, September 10, 2018

PLAID SHIRT GUY? Look on teen's face at Trump rally raises eyebrows

White House officials contend the Supreme Court was a powerful motivator for Republican base voters in 2016, when Trump won the White House, and they're seeking to capitalize on Kavanaugh's confirmation to help...More..

Jair Bolsonaro aspirant survives Stab wounds
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

Jair Bolsonaro aspirant survives Stab wounds

His son, Flavio, said that his father was "almost dead" when he was admitted, but his condition was later reported to be stable. Videos from the event show that Bolsonaro was sitting on someone's shoulders wh...More..

Airstrikes batter Syria’s last rebel stronghold after cease-fire bid fails
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

Airstrikes batter Syria’s last rebel stronghold after cease-fire bid fails

Speaking at a major summit in Tehran , Recep Tayyip Erdogan , Turkey's president, warned his Russian and Iranian counterparts that an attack on the densely populated province would lead to a "bloodbath" and...More..

New wildfire rips through northern California
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

New wildfire rips through northern California

By Thursday night it had grown to 34 square miles (89 square kilometers) and had damaged three buildings, although there was no confirmation of any homes being destroyed. Parked trucks lined more than two miles...More..

Indian Supreme Court decriminalises homosexuality in landmark verdict
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

Indian Supreme Court decriminalises homosexuality in landmark verdict

Equal rights campaigners have also argued that the very existence of such a law is proof of discrimination based on sexual orientation . Supporters and members of the LGBT community celebrate after the cou...More..

Despite trade tensions, China’s trade surplus with US hit new record
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

Despite trade tensions, China’s trade surplus with US hit new record

If the administration moved ahead, it would more than cover the entire value of goods imports from China , according to us government data from a year ago. The presidential tweet is the latest salvo in a...More..

by | Saturday, September 08, 2018

Trump Tells Montana Rally Crowd: If I Get Impeached, it's Your Fault

Describing Kavanaugh as "truly exceptional" at the rally, Trump said he thought the nominee was "doing really well". In August, Trump addressed it during a sit-down with Fox News' Ainsley Earhardt. Trump said t...More..

Ex-Trump advisor jailed in Russian Federation inquiry — George Papadopoulos
by | Saturday, September 08, 2018

Ex-Trump advisor jailed in Russian Federation inquiry — George Papadopoulos

The 31-year-old, who was also ordered to pay a $9,500 fine and perform community service, is the first person to be sentenced in special counsel Robert Mueller's probe into Russian Federation election inter...More..

Cincinnati Shooting at Downtown Bank: Four Fatalities, Five Injured
by | Saturday, September 08, 2018

Cincinnati Shooting at Downtown Bank: Four Fatalities, Five Injured

Three people were killed by the gunman, Isaac said, and at least two other victims were reportedly hospitalized with gunshot wounds. A Cincinnati city council official said there had been "fatalities" wit...More..

Dallas officer mistakes apartment for own and shoots dead her neighbor, 26
by | Saturday, September 08, 2018

Dallas officer mistakes apartment for own and shoots dead her neighbor, 26

The officer, who is white and has not been identified by police, though she was entering her own apartment when she shot 26-year-old Botham Jean, who is black, police said, according to a report by CBS News ...More..

Trump calls for Justice Department to investigate author of Times op-ed
by | Saturday, September 08, 2018

Trump calls for Justice Department to investigate author of Times op-ed

In the column , the writer slammed Trump's "amorality" and leadership style. "The root of the problem is the president's amorality", the official said. Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats said in a ...More..

Canada's Trudeau faces hard choices at NAFTA talks
by | Friday, September 07, 2018

Canada's Trudeau faces hard choices at NAFTA talks

Canadian officials have lately adopted an adamantly nationalist stance in trade negotiations, with Canada's foreign minister Chrystia Freeland pointing out that she is "paid in Canadian dollars". "We will n...More..

United States puts pressure on Pakistan on behest of India, says Chinese scholar
by | Friday, September 07, 2018

United States puts pressure on Pakistan on behest of India, says Chinese scholar

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis are on an official visit to India with a top agenda priority of pressuring New Delhi to stop buying Iran's oil. Both moves would violate US...More..

India Realizes Victorian Era Is Over, Decriminalizes Homosexuality - Hit & Run
by | Friday, September 07, 2018

India Realizes Victorian Era Is Over, Decriminalizes Homosexuality - Hit & Run

This is a massive progressive step forward for the second most populous country in the world, with ripple effects that could extend to other countries litigating gay rights. However, Iyer is cautious about the ...More..

Twitter Finally Bans Alex Jones And Infowars
by | Friday, September 07, 2018

Twitter Finally Bans Alex Jones And Infowars

Rubio tried to answer another question, but Jones started shouting again. The Infowars host had originally approached Rubio to ask about social media companies and Jones' belief that they hold bias toward ...More..

Typhoon Jebi: 2,500-tonne ship SMASHES into Kansai airport bridge
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Typhoon Jebi: 2,500-tonne ship SMASHES into Kansai airport bridge

At least six people have died and 160 people have been injured since the typhoon made landfall, according to Japanese public broadcaster NHK on Tuesday. High waves whipped up by the storm also flooded parts...More..

Russia Launches Airstrikes in Syria's Rebel-Held Idlib
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Russia Launches Airstrikes in Syria's Rebel-Held Idlib

U.S. President Donald Trump has twice ordered U.S. -led strikes against targets in Syria in response to what Washington called the Assad government's use of chemical weapons against civilians. A UN Securi...More..

Strong natural disaster strikes near Tomakomai in northern Japan
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Strong natural disaster strikes near Tomakomai in northern Japan

The Nuclear Regulation Authority said Hokkaido Electric Power Co's Tomari nuclear power plant lost an external power source, with a spent fuel pool at its Nos 1 to 3 reactors now being cooled by an emergency po...More..

Iran's Zarif in Syria for talks on Idlib offensive
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Iran's Zarif in Syria for talks on Idlib offensive

Russian media outlet the Moscow Times says a large-scale naval exercise now underway in the eastern Mediterranean "coincides with rising tensions between Moscow and Washington over Syria". The heavy concentra...More..

Paul Ryan on Trump tweets: 'Justice should be blind'
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Paul Ryan on Trump tweets: 'Justice should be blind'

With lawmakers like Graham, who is also a key Republican on the Senate Judiciary Committee, suggesting that the president is close to firing Sessions, and with Trump himself clearly appearing to be more and ...More..

Labour must adopt internationally agreed definition of anti-Semitism - Brown
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Labour must adopt internationally agreed definition of anti-Semitism - Brown

But in a TV interview yesterday, Lord Sacks insisted Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn must also "recant and repent" over remarks regarding Zionism which he claimed risked engulfing the United Kingdom "in the flames ...More..