The FBI has "grave concerns" about releasing memo

Under committee rules, the president has five days to object to its release. White House lawyers were working against a Friday deadline to determine if any of it should be redacted to protect national security, the official said . The four-page me... More..

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Another US antiballistic missile test fails, officials say
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Another US antiballistic missile test fails, officials say

It said Hawaii's "lack of preparation for how to respond to this transmission of a false alert" was largely responsible for the 38-minute delay in correcting it. However, it did confirm to Reuters that a test h...More..

RUSSIA: Putin says USA sanctions list targets all Russians
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

RUSSIA: Putin says USA sanctions list targets all Russians

The sanctions decision was announced as the Treasury Department was preparing to release a blacklist of Russia's richest tycoons linked to President Vladimir Putin . "I should hash this over with Vladimir P...More..

Putin apologized to the athletes
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Putin apologized to the athletes

Not having the joint cultural event may avert some logistical and political risks for both sides, but the last-minute move by North Korea still signals "a bit of a threat", said Ahn Chan-il, who defected fr...More..

Error Unmasks Person of Interest in Vegas Attack
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Error Unmasks Person of Interest in Vegas Attack

However, Paddock and Haig never spoke and the deal didn't happen. A LinkedIn account that appears to belong to him says he also works at a company called Specialized Military Ammunition . However, the webs...More..

Trump sends Letter to African Leaders, Voicing Deep Respect For the Continent
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Trump sends Letter to African Leaders, Voicing Deep Respect For the Continent

Le Monde says the AU's servers were changed and its IT systems redone after the copying was found. African Union spokeswoman Ebba Kalondo also dismissed the Le Monde report as containing "baseless accusati...More..

Controversy erupts over Rahul's jacket; BJP retorts with jibe
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Controversy erupts over Rahul's jacket; BJP retorts with jibe

Late on Tuesday night, the BJP took pot-shots at the Congress president for wearing a jacket that allegedly costs Rs 63,000. BJP leader Tajinder P Singh Bagga on Wednesday sent Rs 700 to Congress leader ...More..

Cryptocurrency Markets Drop After South Korea Implements New Regulations
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Cryptocurrency Markets Drop After South Korea Implements New Regulations

These rules would make the cryptocurrency market much more stable, and would incline financial advisors and investors alike to look more kindly upon the now unsafe market, though it is unclear what impact the...More..

Saudi Arabia closes Ritz detention centre but 56 remain in custody elsewhere
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Saudi Arabia closes Ritz detention centre but 56 remain in custody elsewhere

The huge sum - 400 billion Saudi rials ($106.67-bn) - will be a financial boost for the government, which has seen its finances strained in recent years by low oil prices. Shares in Kingdom Holding company soar...More..

Yemen separatists surround Aden presidential palace: military source
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Yemen separatists surround Aden presidential palace: military source

The violence has killed at least 36 people and wounded 185 since Sunday, according to the International Committee of the Red Cross. The southern port city of Aden has served as the government's base since...More..

Turkey Detains Medical Association Members over Syria Offensive Criticism
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Turkey Detains Medical Association Members over Syria Offensive Criticism

Main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) lawmaker Ali Şeker announced the detention warrants via his Twitter account. The association's lawyer Ziynet Ozcelik said they faced accusations of "propagand...More..

Steve Wynn Resigns as RNC Finance Chair Amid Sexual Harassment Claims
by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Steve Wynn Resigns as RNC Finance Chair Amid Sexual Harassment Claims

Cuomo who protected predators like Sam Hoyt and Vito Lopez", Proud said. "I thank the President for the opportunity to serve and wish him continued success". Democrats in particular have hammered the Republican...More..

Violence blot on UP: Governor
by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Violence blot on UP: Governor

A state government spokesperson said prohibitory orders still remain in effect in the city in western Uttar Pradesh , but did not specify whether the curfew had been lifted. He blamed right-wing activists fo...More..

Britain Wants Access To EU's Existing Trade Deals During Brexit Implementation
by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Britain Wants Access To EU's Existing Trade Deals During Brexit Implementation

Britain has raised little public objection to terms that include insisting that even European Union citizens who arrive in Britain after Brexit - but before the end of the transition - will be entitled to r...More..

A look at Bruce McArthur's alleged victims
by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

A look at Bruce McArthur's alleged victims

He's taken some steps to cover his tracks and we have to uncover these victims and identify these victims". "They've been hidden in the bottoms of these planters", Idsinga said. The deaths are tied to a serie...More..

by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Ireland debates referendum on abortion law reform

However, it will only be enacted if the people voted to repeal the Eighth Amendment. The Taoiseach has said that the Cabinet will adopt a collective position on the issue. It is a view shared by Fianna Fail l...More..

Manchin says Trump order to fire Mueller is 'New York talk'
by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Manchin says Trump order to fire Mueller is 'New York talk'

A group of Democratic senators and one Republican called for a legislative check on President Donald Trump's ability to fire special counsel Robert Mueller Friday in the wake of reports that Trump conside...More..

Trump mentions rejoining climate change accord
by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Trump mentions rejoining climate change accord

They are not mutually exclusive. The AP reported the "world hasn't had a cooler than average year since 1976 and hasn't had a cooler than normal month since the end of 1985" and that the "last four years ha...More..

China Calls for Japan's Efforts to Jointly Advance Ties
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

China Calls for Japan's Efforts to Jointly Advance Ties

The two foreign ministers agreed that a trilateral summit should take place as soon as possible, they said in a statement released after their four-hour meeting. China and Japan were improving their bilateral t...More..

The New Air Force One Refrigerators Will Cost Almost $24 Million
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

The New Air Force One Refrigerators Will Cost Almost $24 Million

The Air Force also said "the engineering required to design, manufacture, conduct environmental testing and obtain Federal Aviation Administration certification" were all included in the cost cited. "Although s...More..

Rescuers in Pakistan call off efforts to save Polish climber
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Rescuers in Pakistan call off efforts to save Polish climber

A Polish man Tomek Mackiewicz and a French woman Elisabeth Revol were attempting to ascend Nanga Parbat when they got stuck at 7,400m (24,280ft). The heroic rescuers - named as mountaineers Denis Urubko and...More..

Canada provincial opposition leader Patrick Brown quits months before election
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Canada provincial opposition leader Patrick Brown quits months before election

That decision is expected to be made this afternoon. "I fully expect to be the leader that takes us into the election", he said. CTV News reported two women have come forward with sexual misconduct allega...More..

by | Monday, January 29, 2018

I would be 'tougher' in Brexit talks than UK's May

When you do those retweets they can cause problems because you never know who's doing it to start off with", the president told Morgan . Morgan interviewed Trump at the World Economic Forum in Davos, S...More..

Attack on
by | Sunday, January 28, 2018

Attack on "Save the Children" HQ, ISIL took responsibility

United Kingdom ambassador to Afghanistan Nicholas Kay condemned the attack in a tweet. "I can hear two attackers". Two other U.S. nationals were injured during the 13-hour siege at the Intercontinental Ho...More..

Justice Dept.: 'Reckless' to release Nunes memo without review
by | Sunday, January 28, 2018

Justice Dept.: 'Reckless' to release Nunes memo without review

The request by staff of Senate Intelligence Chairman Richard Burr (R-NC) to view the memo was also denied by House Republicans , CNN reported . Absent a presidential objection, the House Intelligence Comm...More..