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Quad City Muslims celebrate Eid al-Fitr at TaxSlayer Center

Quad City Muslims celebrate Eid al-Fitr at TaxSlayer Center What does Eid Mubarak mean? He reminded Nigerians of the importance of respecting the faiths and beliefs of all and enjoined all Muslim faithful and Nigerians in general to use the occasion of the celebration for sober reflection and pray for peace, unity and progress of the nation. [Full Article...]

Italy's agri min Centinaio: will not ratify free trade agreement with Canada

Italy's agri min Centinaio: will not ratify free trade agreement with Canada In this effort, Brussels needs to convince not only Italy's farmers because many other farm associations across the bloc have criticized the treaty, expressing concerns about rapidly rising pork and beef imports from Canada. "In their view, a flawed deal should be preferred to the risk of seeing certain companies choosing not to invest in Canada". Trudeau's push back earned him an unprecedented pe... [Full Article...]

Spain prepares to welcome hundreds of migrants on Aquarius rescue ship

Spain prepares to welcome hundreds of migrants on Aquarius rescue ship Salvini, the leader of Italy's League party, was instrumental in blocking a ship carrying hundreds of rescued migrants from docking this week in his country. Sea Watch refused last week to take 40 migrants rescued by the U.S. navy ship Trenton off Libya, fearing a fate similar to that of the Aquarius. Charities say the NGO boats are a vital lifeline, rescuing more than 88,000 people in the past ... [Full Article...]

23-foot python swallows woman as she gardens

23-foot python swallows woman as she gardens Wa's sons made the chilling discovery after spotting the killer python with a giant bulging belly barely able to move on the ground, just metres away from a patch of bushes where her sandals were found. According to Hindustan Times , the body of the 25-year-old man identified as Akbar was found when local people cut open the 23-foot python after it was found bloated and slithering awkwardly i... [Full Article...]

People rally for separated families

People rally for separated families I hate to see separation of parents and children". "We don't need to punish small children". In April, Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced a " zero tolerance " policy towards those crossing the U.S. "Having children does not give you immunity from arrest and prosecution". Wiggins said she knew she was not the only one who was stunned by the news of families being separated at the bord... [Full Article...]

More U.S. Marines In Norway Could Cause 'Growing Tensions,' Russia Warns

More U.S. Marines In Norway Could Cause 'Growing Tensions,' Russia Warns Writing on Facebook yesterday it added: "We see it as clearly unfriendly, and it will not remain free of outcome". U.S. Marines test night optics during Advanced Naval Technology Exercise 2018 (ANTX-18) at Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, California, U.S. [Full Article...]

Trump confounds allies, facts with stance on Russian Federation

Trump confounds allies, facts with stance on Russian Federation Such insistence by Trump appears to mirror his comments a week ago over Russia's dismissal from the Group of 7. Earlier Friday, Trump said Russian Federation should be invited back to the negotiating table with other industrialized countries. [Full Article...]

Trump says USA must pursue peace with North Korea ‘at all costs’

Trump says USA must pursue peace with North Korea ‘at all costs’ Trump said that in return, the US would end its "very provocative" and "tremendously expensive" war games with longtime ally South Korea. Admonishing the journalist, the president added, "You don't understand sarcasm". US President Donald Trump attends a G7 and Gender Equality Advisory Council meeting as part of a G7 summit in the Charlevoix city of La Malbaie, Quebec, Canada. [Full Article...]

White House cites Bible to defend child separation border policy

White House cites Bible to defend child separation border policy KAREM: They have less than you do. "We're a country of law and order, and we're enforcing the law, and protecting our borders". The report said that Sanders told friends that she would leave at the end of the year. We don't want this to be a problem ... and Democrats simply refuse to do their job and fix the problem. In recent months, Border Patrol agents have split up at least hundreds of ... [Full Article...]

Islamic State kills 26 people in vehicle bomb during Taliban ceasefire

Islamic State kills 26 people in vehicle bomb during Taliban ceasefire Since the beginning of the year, Taliban and Islamic State militants have staged 13 attacks in Kabul city, killing more than 300 people and wounding more than 500 others. Most of the dead and wounded were Taliban, said Stanikzai, The Associated Press reported. Photos on news websites showed armed police standing in line at the corner of the street hugging Taliban fighters one by one. [Full Article...]

ROK official: No change to U.S. troops in S. Korea

ROK official: No change to U.S. troops in S. Korea Moon, who serves as Special Advisor to South Korean President Moon Jae-in for Foreign Affairs and National Security, added Trump's remaining term is around 2.5 years and he could change his mind if he were re-elected. The US maintains around 30,000 troops in South Korea, as well as a base for Air Force fighter plane squadrons. Annual large-scale exercises in the Korean Peninsula are done to ensu... [Full Article...]

Main opposition escalating attack on government deal with Skopje

Main opposition escalating attack on government deal with Skopje Greece wanted its northern neighbor to change its name, saying the term "Macedonia" implies a claim on the territory and ancient heritage of Greece's province of the same name. Kammenos said before the deal was announced that he would oppose the agreement in a parliamentary vote, which would leave Tsipras dependent on support from political opponents to ratify it in parliament. [Full Article...]

Taxi runs into crowd in central Moscow, injuring eight

Taxi runs into crowd in central Moscow, injuring eight A witness said the driver got out of the vehicle, tried to run away but was caught by police, according to Reuters news agency. The city health department said seven of the injured were in satisfactory condition and one was in more serious condition. [Full Article...]

Seven injured in Moscow after taxi crashes into pedestrians

Moscow city transport authorities tweeted a picture of the scene of the incident after shortly ambulances had arrived. Preliminary information indicated the driver lost control of the vehicle. Russian authorities have promised to host a safe World Cup tournament, which is taking place in 11 cities until 15 July. The U.S. State Department on Friday updated its travel advice on Russian Federation... [Full Article...]

Suspect in WyCo deputies shooting has lengthy criminal history

Suspect in WyCo deputies shooting has lengthy criminal history The inmate was also shot during the confrontation in a gated area near the Wyandotte County Courthouse and was taken to a hospital. "Right when I was walking out, that's when I heard two shots fired", Garcia said. Bailiff says it's possible the deputies were overcome with their own weapons. Kansas City police have fatally shot a woman who barricaded herself in a shed after she was seen outside... [Full Article...]

MI weekend weather features storms, heat and humidity

MI weekend weather features storms, heat and humidity Sunday , with heat indexes reaching as high as 104 degrees. An excessive heat warning means that a "combination of hot temperatures and high humidity will combine to create a risky situation in which heat illnesses are likely", the National Weather Service said . [Full Article...]

Harvard Denies Asian-American Admissions Discrimination

Harvard Denies Asian-American Admissions Discrimination New analysis of such personality records show Asian-American applicants were rated lower than every other race on such traits as likability, kindness and respectability. The group in its 2014 complaint said Harvard defines "Asian Americans" as including individuals of Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Vietnamese, Cambodian, Hmong or Indian descent. [Full Article...]

Adele joins Grenfell Tower survivors for one-year anniversary

Adele joins Grenfell Tower survivors for one-year anniversary A vigil took place at a church near the block, with the names of the 72 victims read out at 1.30am. They plan to mark the moment the fire broke out by laying 72 white roses nearby and holding a 72-second period of silence. On a row of tables in the street, more than 100 community members shared a meal of Mediterranean food - dubbed an iftar for Muslim residents breaking their fasts during Ramada... [Full Article...]

Fire engulfs Glasgow art school

Fire engulfs Glasgow art school Firefighters battle a blaze at the Mackintosh Building of the Glasgow School of Art for the second time in four years on Friday. The Mackintosh Building - designed by the famed Scottish art nouveau architect and designer Charles Rennie Mackintosh - was badly damaged by fire in May 2014 and had undergone extensive renovation work since. [Full Article...]

Donald Trump wants his ‘people’ to be like Kim’s ‘people’

Donald Trump wants his ‘people’ to be like Kim’s ‘people’ United States President Donald Trump said he will call North Korean leader Kim Jong Un tomorrow and that the North is starting to return the remains of USA soldiers who went missing during the Korean War. I would love him to. Trump also said he would like Americans to "sit up at attention" when he speaks like North Koreans do for Kim. "They thought Trump was going to get in, he's going to ... [Full Article...]


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