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Israeli prosecutors say they plan to charge Netanyahu in corruption cases

Israeli prosecutors say they plan to charge Netanyahu in corruption cases He is due to deliver a statement at 6pm GMT (8pm local time). Case 1000 involves gifts from foreign billionaires in return for favours, while Case 2000 alleges that Netanyahu colluded with one newspaper to hamstring a competitor in return for favourable coverage. [Full Article...]

Rosiane Santos: Woman in MAGA Hat Attack Arrested by ICE

Rosiane Santos: Woman in MAGA Hat Attack Arrested by ICE Santos, Falmouth Police ran her fingerprints, contacted ICE and discovered she is in the country illegally. She later said she regretted the incident but claimed she was provoked, Boston 25 reported . Witnesses said she also hit him while being escorted out of the restaurant by police officers. She reportedly struck out again at the victim in the presence of police officers. [Full Article...]

Fatah praises Egypt's support of Palestinian case — European Union summit

Fatah praises Egypt's support of Palestinian case — European Union summit Kushner noted that in contrast to previous worldwide attempts to resolve the highly-complex conflict, the main emphasis of the current plan does not focus as much on the issues, but rather presents both Israel and the Palestinians with incentives to allows them to achieve their full potential and eliminate hurdles that hindered their must aspired 'global integration' . [Full Article...]

French President Macron says Brexit delay needs good reason

French President Macron says Brexit delay needs good reason The motion explains the Prime Minister's latest commitments to hold votes on a no-deal Brexit or delay Britain's exit from the European Union if her deal is voted down again. The announcement of Labour's support for a fresh public vote marks a significant shift in the party's strategy. MPs later rejected a Scottish National Party amendment to rule out a no-deal Brexit in any circumstances and ... [Full Article...]

Trump, Kim to meet at Hanoi French Quarter hotel

Trump, Kim to meet at Hanoi French Quarter hotel Now, Trump talks of "love" and claims that his ground-breaking policies defused the threat posed by Kim. Kim tends to avoid air travel, though he was flown to the Singapore summit with Trump last June by the Chinese government. Evans Revere, a former USA negotiator with North Korea, said Trump was under pressure, given the criticism and other domestic problems, and Kim might try to use that. [Full Article...]

Mother and daughter accused of killing 5 family members

Mother and daughter accused of killing 5 family members These photos provided by the Bucks County District Attorney's Office on Tuesday , Feb. 26, 2019, shows Shana Decree , left, and her teenage daughter Dominique Decree . There was nothing amiss when a social worker visited the family in Apartment S7 in Morrisville, Pennsylvania , on February 5. She asked a maintenance worker to open the apartment, where they found Shana and Dominique Decree in... [Full Article...]

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez fires back at Ivanka Trump's 'living wage' claims

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez fires back at Ivanka Trump's 'living wage' claims She wrote on Twitter: "As a person who actually worked for tips and hourly wages in my life, instead of having to learn about it second-hand, I can tell you that most people want to be paid enough to live. The Green New Deal - which has also put forward economic incentives to attack the burgeoning issue with climate change by cutting greenhouse gas emissions called for the minimum wage i... [Full Article...]

Russia Claims U.S. Preparing Military Invasion of Venezuela

Russia Claims U.S. Preparing Military Invasion of Venezuela Despite a ban on him leaving Venezuela he was in Colombia on Saturday to try to bring U.S. aid into his country, which resulted in clashes with forces acting on Mr Maduro's orders. The document would also ask Security Council member nations to note "the constitutional authority of the democratically elected National Assembly" and "provide appropriate amnesties for civil and military officials in s... [Full Article...]

FTC fines TikTok $5.7 million over child privacy violations

FTC fines TikTok $5.7 million over child privacy violations The TikTok app allows users to create short 15-second videos, showing everything from dancing to silly stunts, which can then be strung together to create minute-long stories that can be shared with other people on the social platform. Obligations include being upfront in how children's data is collected and used, as well as a mechanism by which to inform parents their child is using the service... [Full Article...]

At least 20 reported dead in fire at Egyptian train station

At least 20 reported dead in fire at Egyptian train station Ashraf Momtaz, a general railway inspector, told The Associated Press that there were several scenarios for what happened and one was that someone could have set the rail auto on high speed, then jumped. "Any person found to be negligent will be held accountable and it will be severe", Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli said as he arrived at the site. Hisham Erakat, Egypt's minister of transport, v... [Full Article...]

Pell's bail revoked, sentencing set for March 13

Pell's bail revoked, sentencing set for March 13 Vatican spokesman Alessandro Gisotti said Wednesday that the Australian cardinal, the highest Catholic cleric convicted of sex abuse, was being investigated by the Congregation for the Doctrine of Faith, which has the power to remove him from the priesthood. [Full Article...]

Trudeau scandal: Former justice minister ADMITS facing pressure to drop corruption trial

Trudeau scandal: Former justice minister ADMITS facing pressure to drop corruption trial A conviction could mean a 10-year ban on federal work for the company, which specializes in civil engineering and construction, and Wilson-Raybould said the government was anxious the SNC-Lavalin would move its headquarters from Montreal to London if that happened. [Full Article...]

How Geneva Convention can help bring back missing IAF pilot home

How Geneva Convention can help bring back missing IAF pilot home Bar & Bench speaks with International Lawyer Priya Pillai on the current situation between India and Pakistan and the legal position and rights of Wing Commander Abhinandan Vathaman under Geneva Conventions . The detaining power may prosecute them for possible war crimes, but not for acts of violence that are lawful under International Humanitarian Law. These conventions were developed in the... [Full Article...]

Pakistani F-16 shot down in J-K's Rajouri sector

Pakistani F-16 shot down in J-K's Rajouri sector Pakistan army on Wednesday claimed that the country's air force has shot down two Indian fighter jets that crossed into Pakistani territory. In the midst of the mounting tensions, Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan addressed the nation and said he did not want to see war with India and urged, "Let's settle this with talks". [Full Article...]

World's smallest baby boy born at just over 9 ounces

World's smallest baby boy born at just over 9 ounces Keio University Hospital said the boy is believed to now hold the record for the smallest newborn boy to be discharged from a hospital in good health. Another record-even older-is sometimes quoted too, of a boy born in the United States in August 1879. The shoulders of babies over 10 pounds can also become trapped under the mother's pelvic bones, potentially damaging the nerves in his neck, or b... [Full Article...]

Trade talks expected to finalize deal

Trade talks expected to finalize deal Assuming there's more progress, a summit will be planned at his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida to conclude an agreement, the tweet said. "There's a very strong feeling in the business community of hope that the negotiations will lead to some really concrete outcomes and put us on the path where the business environment will continue to improve in very meaningful ways", said Tim Stratford, a former... [Full Article...]

Pakistan Court Rejects Ex-Prime Minister Sharif's Bail Plea

Pakistan Court Rejects Ex-Prime Minister Sharif's Bail Plea The bench further stated that Mr. Nawaz Sharif is being provided with medical treatment. The former Prime Minister had filed a petition seeking bail and suspension of sentence in Al-Azizia Steel Mills Reference on medical grounds. 'We will take all necessary legal recourse. Nawaz Sharif is now admitted in Jinnah Hospital where he was shifted from Kot Lakhpat Jail on February 15. [Full Article...]

'Ice Tsunami' Caused By Windstorm Prompts Evacuations Along Lake Erie

'Ice Tsunami' Caused By Windstorm Prompts Evacuations Along Lake Erie The ice wall was so large that eventually it forced the department to close streets to the public. Meanwhile, resident David Piano tweeted: "This ice tsunami is one of the craziest things I've ever witnessed". "Temperatures will plummet to below freezing as we progress through the early evening hours", it also warned, adding it will result in "rapid freezing" along untreated roads, according to ... [Full Article...]

Nuclear weapons bring chill to India-Pakistan strikes

Pakistan's military says it has two Indian pilots now in custody, captured after the Pakistani air force shot down their aircraft on its side of the disputed region of Kashmir . He also clarified that Pakistan was holding one pilot, not two, as it previously said. It said that India had summoned the acting High Commissioner of Pakistan - the equivalent of an ambassador - to the Ministry of Ex... [Full Article...]

President Trump on the Recovery of Danny Burch from Yemen

President Trump on the Recovery of Danny Burch from Yemen USA citizen Danny Burch had been detained in Yemen and was later released to the third-party country in January of 2018. Trump said , "Danny's recovery reflects the best of what the United States & its partners can accomplish". "We work every day to bring Americans home". The Arab Coalition intervened in Yemen in 2015 after the Houthi militia seized much of the country. Trump expressed his ... [Full Article...]


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