Suspend visa-free European Union travel for U.S. citizens, lawmakers say

In response to the United States denying visa-free travel to citizens of Croatia, Cyprus, Poland. The European Parliament on Thursday asked the EU Commission to impose visa requirements for USA citizens visiting EU countries. The Parliament has par... More..

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Watch here: Trump to announce defense buildup from Navy carrier

However, like the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter program that Trump has often criticized, the Ford has run into a series of cost and schedule overruns, none of which were mentioned by the president on Thursday. But ...More..

A French Presidential Candidate Could Now Be Prosecuted
by | Friday, March 03, 2017

A French Presidential Candidate Could Now Be Prosecuted

The European Parliament committee voted "overwhelmingly" in favour of lifting Le Pen's immunity from prosecution as an MEP. But members of Parliament voted Thursday to remove her immunity. The decision will n...More..

by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Russian Federation and China veto Syria sanctions

Al-Waer is besieged by pro-government forces and has been subjected to regular bombing despite a nationwide truce established by Russia, Turkey and Iran on December 30. In scathing remarks, Haley implicitly acc...More..

by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

King Salman leaves after state visit to M'sia

Most of the gear has been transported to the resort island of Bali, where the king is scheduled to take a holiday after visiting the Indonesian capital. Saudi Arabia's King Salman (centre) stands next to Malays...More..

Ash Wednesday: Christians mark the first day of Lent
by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Ash Wednesday: Christians mark the first day of Lent

That's because those people have visited their churches on Ash Wednesday, the first day of Lent. After school, ashes will also be offered outside the St. He said that Lent is meant to be a time of self-denial...More..

Fillon staying in race despite threat of charges
by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Fillon staying in race despite threat of charges

It contrasts with that of rival and former president Nicolas Sarkozy, who is involved in several long-running legal scandals. The former prime minister has been accused of paying his wife, Penelope, hundreds ...More..

by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Jeff Sessions: 'I'm dubious about marijuana'

In Chicago, the attorney general said , a "dramatic reduction in (police) stops and arrests has to to be a factor in violence in the city". Sessions stopped short of saying what he would do, but said he doesn'...More..

by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

LEGO's Women of NASA project passes review milestone and is actually happening

Other women being immortalised in Lego include computer scientist Margaret Hamilton; astronaut, physicist and educator Sally Ride; astronomer Nancy Grace Roman; and astronaut and physician Mae Jemison. Th...More..

by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Father of slain SEAL admits he didn't want to meet Trump

White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders told ABC's "This Week" on Sunday she believes the president would support an investigation. In a White House statement released on Saturday and reported by...More..

by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Top US commander downplays possibility of big troop hike in Iraq, Syria

Army Lieutenant General Stephen Townsend said Russian and Syrian regime aircraft attacked the villages to the southeast of Al-Bab in Aleppo province on Tuesday, resulting in an unspecified number of casualties....More..

by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Netanyahu: Trump, Israel At Odds Over Settlements

It also comes just two weeks after US president Donald Trump appeared to walk-back his commitment to a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, saying he could "live with" either a two- or one-st...More..

Police Investigate Bomb Threat at Anti-Defamation League in San Francisco
by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Police Investigate Bomb Threat at Anti-Defamation League in San Francisco

At least 20 Jewish community facilities in twelve states were hit with bomb threats on 27 February 2017, constituting the fifth wave of anti-Semitic threats around the US since the beginning of the year. In res...More..

by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Israeli Defense Forces Confirm Retaliatory Strikes in Gaza Strip

Col. Peter Lerner, said in a statement. "We place full responsibility for the continuation of this unsafe escalation in Gaza on the Israeli entity, which is targeting the Palestinian resistance and the people...More..

Judge approves out-of-town jurors for Cosby trial
by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Judge approves out-of-town jurors for Cosby trial

The trial date is set for June 5. It has not been decided where the jurors will come from. On February 24, the same judge ordered that the actor only has to face testimony from one other woman who says he also ...More..

by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Apex committee decides to expand Punjab operation

According to the media release issued by Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), "Punjab Rangers conducted over 200 search operations in various areas of Punjab including Karor, Layyah and Rawalpindi". It was a...More..

by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Turkey condemns Armenian attacks against Azerbaijan

The participants of talks on Nagorno-Karabakh in Vienna on May 16, 2016, involving the presidents of Azerbaijan and Armenia and mediated by the foreign ministers from the OSCE Minsk Group co-chair countries a...More..

White House does not rule out Sessions recusal on Russian Federation probes
by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

White House does not rule out Sessions recusal on Russian Federation probes

Around the same time that Issa backtracked on Monday afternoon, White House spokesman Sean Spicer was asked by reporters about Issa's original call for a special prosecutor to look into the matter. "I don't...More..

by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Poll has Macron beating Le Pen in presidential run-off

Macron would defeat Le Pen by a margin of 61 percent to 39 percent in the run-off ballot, compared with 57.5 percent to 42.5 percent for Fillon, according to the Odoxa poll. "Many things can still happen", he s...More..

by | Monday, February 27, 2017

Nokia returns with new Android handsets and a rebirthed 3310

Independent Finnish company HMD Global which has relaunched the 3310 model claims the phone has a battery life of 22 hours during talking and almost one month on standby mode. Besides the Nokia 6 , Nokia also ...More..

Analyzing Analyst Recommendations: Bloomin' Brands, Inc. (BLMN), Murphy Oil Corporation (MUR)
by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

Analyzing Analyst Recommendations: Bloomin' Brands, Inc. (BLMN), Murphy Oil Corporation (MUR)

The stock tapped a 52-week high of US$37.48 while the mean 12-month price target for the shares is US$32.56. There may be various price targets for a stock. The Zacks Research consensus estimate prior to earnin...More..

by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

Kim Jong-nam killed by "VX nerve agent"

One of the women was identified as Indonesian, the other had a Vietnamese passport. Kim was preparing to board a flight from Kuala Lumpur to the Chinese territory of Macau, where he has been living. He said o...More..

The Dakota Access Pipeline protest camp is no more
by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

The Dakota Access Pipeline protest camp is no more

Caught somewhere in the middle is the Standing Rock Sioux tribe, which invited supporters to the area near the reservation to help protest the pipeline over concerns about water quality - and then couldn't get ...More..

by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

Bangladeshi stabbed to death in NY

Khan was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead. The 51-year-old landlord, identified as Taha Mahran , was arrested. The victim moved from Bangladesh over a decade ago and started his own real...More..

by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

Car bombing near Syria town captured from ISIS kills 35

The blasts came as the town was liberated from Islamic State by Turkish forces and Syrian opposition fighters. United Nations officials have expressed concern for the 5,000 civilians trapped in and around al-...More..