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Black Man Beaten at Charlottesville Rally Surrenders to Police

Black Man Beaten at Charlottesville Rally Surrenders to Police Twenty-year-old DeAndre Shakur Harris swung himself to the Charlottesville Police Department around 8:30 a.m. Thursday, October 12. Now, a North Carolina man who belongs to a group called the League of the South, claims Harris started the fight and another video is circulating, purportedly showing Harris in a scuffle with white supremacists. [Full Article...]

Ex-White House Chief of Staff Is Interviewed by Special Counsel

Ex-White House Chief of Staff Is Interviewed by Special Counsel Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigators are interviewing a number of White House and other officials as part of the inquiry into any ties between Trump's presidential campaign and Russian Federation. Comey, a former Bush administration official who defiantly refused to go along with White House demands on warrantless wiretapping almost a decade ago, took over last month for Robert Mueller, ... [Full Article...]

Trump says he spoke to Virgin Islands' 'president' -- which is him

Trump says he spoke to Virgin Islands' 'president' -- which is him They've suffered gravely and we'll be there. President Donald Trump on Friday made another addition on his list of gaffe when he accidently said he had spoken with the president of the Virgin Islands- which is Trump himself. He was referring to how the Virgin Islands was hit first by Hurricane Irma, then Hurricane Maria , which ravaged the island. After saying that Puerto Rico was "a coun... [Full Article...]

USA welcomes UAE breaking ties with North Korea

USA welcomes UAE breaking ties with North Korea The statement said the UAE "looks forward to a unified global front against North Korea's nuclear weapons and missile program". The UAE added in their statement that the US Treasury Department's designation of the Iranian Revolutionary Guards (IRGC) is a strong measure that will help limit Iran's risky activities as the world's leading state-sponsor of terrorism. [Full Article...]

Darjeeling: Several policemen injured in fresh clashes with GJM supporters

Darjeeling: Several policemen injured in fresh clashes with GJM supporters Anuj Sharma, ADG, law and order, said at a press meet, " Bimal Gurung and his team of anti-socials were near Darjeeling". "We have specific information that Bimal Gurung (GJM President) had instructed his cadres to attack police personnel", Sharma added. [Full Article...]

Attorneys general plan to file suits to continue ACA payments

Attorneys general plan to file suits to continue ACA payments That means the administration will not be making its next payment on Wednesday, which could plunge the country's insurance markets into chaos. The lawsuit, which will be filed in federal court in the Northern District of California contends that by not making the cost-sharing reduction payments as mandated in the Affordable Care Act, the Trump administration is not following the law. [Full Article...]

Jimmy Carter Offers to Talk Peace With Kim Jong

Jimmy Carter Offers to Talk Peace With Kim Jong The article ended with a familiar warning: that the United States would be exclusively responsible for "pushing the situation on the peninsula to the point of explosion". White House chief of staff John Kelly said Thursday Americans should be concerned about North Korea's increasing nuclear and missile capabilities, but he tamped down fears of war. [Full Article...]

Egypt: Khattab Gets 12 Votes in 2nd Round of Unesco Election

Egypt: Khattab Gets 12 Votes in 2nd Round of Unesco Election Qatar's candidate for the post of Director-General of United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (Unesco) HE Dr Hamad bin Abdulaziz al-Kuwari has qualified for the final round of election, which will be held by Unesco's s Executive Council at its headquarters in Paris on Friday. [Full Article...]

We Are Not Lucky - Antonio Conte Bemoans Chelsea's Injury Woes

We Are Not Lucky - Antonio Conte Bemoans Chelsea's Injury Woes Kante's injury is also an ill-time blow for Conte as Danny Drinkwater also remains on the sidelines due to another injury which has prevented him from making his debut for Chelsea since joining the Blues from Leceister on deadline day. " We approach seven games and we will have to use other players in this area, defenders, young players ". It could be an option if I decide to play with three c... [Full Article...]

Italian woman granted sick pay to look after her unwell dog

Italian woman granted sick pay to look after her unwell dog After the LAV had offered legal assistance to the women, her employer had relented. She had two paid days off and the judge said that despite it being for a dog, the university's rules say she can take them for "serious or family personal reasons". [Full Article...]

Facebook promises action on Russian ads

Facebook promises action on Russian ads Facebook has turned over the ads - and information on how they were targeted, such as by geography or to people with a certain political affiliation - to congressional investigators. In September, Facebook disclosed that it had evidence that an operation based in Russian Federation had spent $100,000 on thousands of sponsored posts promoting divisive social and political messages in a two-year per... [Full Article...]

Kurdish Forces Withdraw From Edges of Disputed Iraqi Region

Kurdish Forces Withdraw From Edges of Disputed Iraqi Region President Tayyip Erdogan's spokesman said on Thursday that Turkey would gradually close border crossings with northern Iraq in coordination with the central Iraqi government and Iran. But he warned: "If the Iraqi army advances, we will fight". Iraq's Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has ruled out the use of military force against the Kurds. [Full Article...]

Trump says 'people don't talk about' Christmas 'anymore'

Trump says 'people don't talk about' Christmas 'anymore' Trump zeroed in on this subject much more during his presidential campaign than he has as president. "They don't use the word Christmas because it's not politically correct". This is not the first time Trump has addressed the group and initially he was not universally well received. And in late 2015 , Trump suggested that people should boycott Starbucks because the chain was not printing "Merry... [Full Article...]

Cong to expose BJP for trying to "hijack" Rahul's Amethi works

Cong to expose BJP for trying to With the BJP going all out to try and wrest this Nehru-Gandhi bastion from Rahul Gandhi in the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, the Congress has launched a campaign to create awareness about the work done by the party vice president in his constituency. [Full Article...]

USA aircraft carrier, ROK navy to stage drills off Korean peninsula

USA aircraft carrier, ROK navy to stage drills off Korean peninsula Yonhap quoted a South Korean official who said the Tucson "had left" and that the U.S. Navy "did not disclose its next destination". The U.S. and South Korean navies will conduct joint maritime training next week with the participation of the USS Ronald Reagan nuclear-powered aircraft carrier , the Republic of Korea Navy (ROKN) announced on Friday. [Full Article...]

Royal Mail Secures Court Injunction Over Strike Action

Royal Mail Secures Court Injunction Over Strike Action The CWU in turn claimed it had been trying to find a solution to the dispute for 18 months. The last mass industrial action among postal workers was in 2009. The Labour MP Gill Furniss pledged her support for the union, telling the protest: "Despite the draconian laws imposed on workers, the CWU well surpassed the thresholds and sent a clear message to the company". [Full Article...]

Trump Threatens To Revoke Broadcast Licenses Of Networks That Criticize Him

Trump Threatens To Revoke Broadcast Licenses Of Networks That Criticize Him This week President Trump , the country's thin-skinned media critic in chief, took his "fake news" bashing to an outrageous and ominous new level. "Are you tonight recanting of the oath you took on January 20 to preserve, protect, and defend the 1st Amendment?" Second of all, and this is something that you would think a highly intelligent person like Donald Trump would understand, CNN points ... [Full Article...]

Collins says she's not running for governor, will stay in Senate

Senate has allowed her to secure vital funding for various programs and organizations in Maine. Additionally, Collins would have control of the state bureaucracy, potentially using it and the bully pulpit of the governor's office to advance a policy agenda to work on initiatives that could improve Maine's economic outlook. [Full Article...]

Cy Vance Defends Decision Not to Pursue Case Against Harvey Weinstein

And the International Business Times reported that David Boies, a lawyer for Weinstein, contributed $10,000 to Vance's campaign after he decided not to bring charges. The Manhattan District Attorney's office, which is under fire for its handling of a sex assault allegation against Harvey Weinstein in 2015, is now urging other Weinstein victims to come forward. [Full Article...]

Supreme Court says human rights of Rohingya refugees can not be ignored

Supreme Court says human rights of Rohingya refugees can not be ignored The court stated observed that it can not be oblivious to the plight of innocent children and women but also asserted that there needs to be a balance between human rights and national security. The UN's human rights chief has criticised India's decision as lacking "basic human compassion". The two-page letter, released by Amnesty International India deals exclusively with the Rohingya crisis an... [Full Article...]


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