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Trump urges Jeff Sessions to end Russian Federation probe 'right now'

Manafort was hired by the Trump campaign in March 2016, promoted to chairman in May and stepped down in August after reports about his Ukraine work surfaced. The President is now using an official government Twitter account to tell the Attorney General, who recused himself from matters related to the Mueller probe, to stop that investigation, which likely implicates himself. [Full Article...]

Three dead in plane crash in Greenville

Three dead in plane crash in Greenville The private aircraft, an Aerostar AEST, had departed Pembroke Airport in Ontario with three passengers Monday morning. THREE KILLED IN PLANE CRASH - Walden Farm Road was closed beyond the intersection with Varney Road after a fatal plane crash near the Greenville Municipal Airport on Monday morning. [Full Article...]

Strong 6.4 Magnitude Quake Strikes Indonesia

Strong 6.4 Magnitude Quake Strikes Indonesia No South Korean casualties have been reported in the aftermath of a powerful quake in Indonesia's tourist destination of Lombok Island , Seoul's foreign ministry said Sunday. "So far we have not received any report on damages", agency spokesman Hary Tirto Djatmiko said in a statement . In East Lombok and the provincial capital of Mataram , it lasted about 10 seconds, sending residents to fl... [Full Article...]

Greek fires: Death toll climbs to 88

Greek fires: Death toll climbs to 88 The fires struck coastal villages popular with holidaymakers and burned with such ferocity that most people fled to the safety of the sea with just the clothes on their backs. "We are mourning those lost souls, those people who left (us) clasped in embrace", said a woman called Vasso, weeping as she lit a candle in Athens's Syntagma Square. [Full Article...]

South Africa's ANC to change constitution to allow seizing land

Lawmakers started a process to change the constitution to allow for expropriation without compensation in February after the ANC decided previous year to adopt the measure to speed up giving black people more land. Ramaphosa said the unemployment figures were "quite worrying", saying the ruling party has told the government to move with urgency to develop and implement a stimulus package to igni... [Full Article...]

Cambodians vote in general elections

Cambodians vote in general elections Hun Sen , a former Khmer Rouge commander who eventually defected from Pol Pot's murderous regime, has been in power for more than 30 years and is the world's longest serving prime minister. Several opposition figures fled Cambodia in recent years due to persecution. It will work to ensure economic growth and fight corruption, said its spokesman, Phay Siphan. [Full Article...]

Swedish crown jewels stolen in 'Italian job' heist

Swedish crown jewels stolen in 'Italian job' heist They were taken Tuesday from Strängnäs Cathedral , in the town of the same name near Stockholm . Police said in a statement that they were alerted to the theft at 11.44am. "We are on land, in the water and in the air", a police spokesman said. He added: "We are looking for a small motorboat". Police have appealed to the public for any information that may lead to the men's arrest. [Full Article...]

Zimbabwe elections results: Who won Zimbabwe elections? When are FINAL results released?

Zimbabwe elections results: Who won Zimbabwe elections? When are FINAL results released? The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission on Wednesday confirmed that Zanu-PF attained a two-thirds majority in parliament, allowing the party to change the constitution. Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) chair, Priscilla Chigumba has reportedly issued out a warning to members of the public from announcing unofficial election results on Monday's harmonized general elections. [Full Article...]

Mamata Banerjee faces police case after 'civil war' remark

Mamata Banerjee faces police case after 'civil war' remark She accused the BJP of discriminating linguistic Minorities by questioning the Indianness of Indians. But in the name of infiltrators, they (the Centre) are harassing people. "NRC will destroy India's relationship with Bangladesh", she told reporters outside Parliament. "We condemn West Bengal chief minister for her provocative speeches". [Full Article...]

Trump praises Italy's Conte on immigration

Trump praises Italy's Conte on immigration Finishing his joint press conference with Mr Conte, Mr Trump vowed to maintain United States sanctions on Russia, but praised his "great" meeting earlier this month with Russian President Vladimir Putin. It has closed Italy's ports to migrants and turned back several ships carrying refugees rescued at sea, threatening the future of those operations. [Full Article...]

Tommy Robinson wins appeal of contempt of court sentence

Operating under #FreeTommy, there have been concerted protests against Robinson's sentence. Lord Chief Justice Lord Burnett and two other judges at the Court of Appeal quashed the finding and said the Leeds finding of contempt had been "flawed". [Full Article...]

Judge issues important ruling on 3D printed guns hours before midnight deadline

Judge issues important ruling on 3D printed guns hours before midnight deadline President Donald Trump says he is studying whether guns made by a three-dimensional (3-D) printer should be sold in the United States. The Obama administration said it violated federal law and Wilson sued. A firearms expert told CNN that a 3D printed gun would need to have some type of metal component because it's federal law. The majority are mostly made of metal because most of th... [Full Article...]

Auto bomb kills at least 10 in Philippines

Auto bomb kills at least 10 in Philippines Several foreign fighters from Malaysia, Indonesia, Yemen, Saudi Arabia and Chechnya have been killed in clashes in the southern Philippines in the past. A bomb exploded in a van in the restive southern Philippines on Tuesday, killing 11 people at a military checkpoint in what militant group Islamic State called a suicide attack for which it claimed responsibility . [Full Article...]

War dead remains returned by North Korea headed to Hawaii

War dead remains returned by North Korea headed to Hawaii That was the case with US negotiations with the Soviet Union during the Cold War, and more recently with Iran, "which continued to build more centrifuges capable of producing nuclear material even as it negotiated with the United States to limit those capabilities", Wit said . [Full Article...]

Tradie sacked after caught on camera 'deliberately' spraying pedestrians

Tradie sacked after caught on camera 'deliberately' spraying pedestrians Later in the day, it said that the driver of the van no longer had a job with the company. Three separate pedestrians were soaked by the driver, who was unrepentant as the van weaved around Ottawa's streets, looking for victims. After centering the van in the lane again, the driver spots one more target to splash. Ottawa police Sgt Mark Gatien also confirmed the news that the employee was let ... [Full Article...]

Manafort earned $60M from Ukrainian consulting work, prosecutors say

Manafort was charged with financial frauds and is the first defendant in special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election to face trial. The trial of President Donald Trump's onetime campaign chairman will open this week with tales of lavish spending, secret shell companies and millions of dollars of Ukrainian money flowing through ... [Full Article...]

Swedish Crown Jewels stolen in daring speedboat heist

Swedish Crown Jewels stolen in daring speedboat heist The royal jewels were initially buried with the couple but were then exhumed and put on display in the cathedral, according to the Sydney Morning Herald . Police say the burgled regalia are " invaluable objects of national interest " and can not be given a price tag. Dating back more than 400 years, the jewels were burial crowns to mark the death of King Karl IX in 1611. [Full Article...]

Home minister Rajnath Singh said Assam NRC is impartial

Home minister Rajnath Singh said Assam NRC is impartial He further said, "If a politician or (Amit) Shah says that 40 lakh people living outside the NRC draft are illegal immigrants, then the Supreme Court should take cognizance of such a odd statement, because it is contempt of court". About 29 million people have been found eligible for inclusion in the citizenship document from around 33 million applicants, he said. Ahead of the publication of t... [Full Article...]

N.Korea appears to be building one or two ICBMs

President Donald Trump in June. He declined to answer that, but he did say that North Korea continues to produce fissile material , the fuel for nuclear bombs, and that there are no US or worldwide inspectors on the ground to see what North Korea is doing at its facilities. [Full Article...]

Key Points from Facebook's Crackdown on 'Inauthentic' Accounts

Key Points from Facebook's Crackdown on 'Inauthentic' Accounts Facebook says it has detected a coordinated effort to use its social network to influence American politics ahead of the 2018 midterm elections. The company is unable to tie these accounts to Russian Federation, though the New York Times reports that Facebook officials have privately confided to lawmakers that Russian Federation was probably involved. [Full Article...]


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