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Kentucky man says he will plead guilty to assaulting Sen. Rand Paul

Kentucky man says he will plead guilty to assaulting Sen. Rand Paul

Attorney Josh Minkler said. "This is over a matter that most people would regard as trivial", Boucher's attorney, Matt Baker, said in a phone interview Friday. Paul suffered several fractured ribs...

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New York Considers Expanding Its Medical Marijuana Program to All

New York Considers Expanding Its Medical Marijuana Program to All

US Attorney in Massachusetts Andrew Lelling had this to say after Jeff Sessions had his rescindment of the Cole memo , "I understand that there are people and groups looking for additional guidance...

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ICE strikes deal with Florida sheriffs to hold illegal immigrants

ICE strikes deal with Florida sheriffs to hold illegal immigrants

The paper, citing an anonymous source, reported about a planned operation to be conducted by the U.S. Immigration Customs and Enforcement agency. ICE acting director Thomas Homan appeared on Fox...

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MEF Offers One Million Dollars to UNRWA

MEF Offers One Million Dollars to UNRWA

But when asked if halving the budget to Palestinian refugees was meant as punitive measure related to the criticisms raised by Israeli officials, State Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert said th...

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Interior Department rebuts claims in board members' resignation letter STORY COPIED

Interior Department rebuts claims in board members' resignation letter STORY COPIED

Even without the resignations, Zinke would have had to select new board members this year as all but one of the 12 members' terms were set to expire in May. Nine of the panel's 12 members, including D...

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Trump Is Now Claiming He Wants Immigrants To Come In From

Trump Is Now Claiming He Wants Immigrants To Come In From "Everywhere"

Republicans are struggling to get their stories straight as President Donald Trump's Homeland Security secretary became the latest GOP official to offer an inconclusive version of a meeting in which...

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CT cuts water quota further as Day Zero looms

CT cuts water quota further as Day Zero looms

The new regulations come into effect on 1 February and will last for a period of 150 days, following which the situation will be reviewed. The new daily collective consumption target is now 450 mill...

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Stormy Daniels Once Claimed She Spanked Donald Trump With a Forbes Magazine

Stormy Daniels Once Claimed She Spanked Donald Trump With a Forbes Magazine

Adult film actress Stormy Daniels . The Wall Street Journal reported that Trump's personal lawyer, Michael Cohen , brokered a $130,000 payment to the porn star to prevent her from publicly dis...

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The support teams behind Olympic athletes

The support teams behind Olympic athletes

North and South Korean athletes marched under the same blue-and-white Korean peninsula flag at the 2000 Sydney Olympic Games. Wednesday's talks took place during a third round of inter-Korean dialog...

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Apple sees $350B in United States investments over 5 years

Apple sees $350B in United States investments over 5 years

He later called on Apple to build a factory in the US and a year ago said Mr. Cook promised to build three manufacturing plants in the U.S. In its December approval of the most extensive tax-code ...

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NKorea Vows To Retaliate After Ransomware Accusation

NKorea Vows To Retaliate After Ransomware Accusation

Following an investigation, the United States of America claim North Korea is behind the ransomware, and even says it has evidence. "It's the ideal currency for North Korea to be hoarding", said G...

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Kevin Spacey under third Met police investigation for sexual assault

Kevin Spacey under third Met police investigation for sexual assault

Scotland Yard had initiated its primary investigation into those charges soon after. 'On 1 November 2017 City of London Police referred an allegation of sexual assault to the Metropolitan Police ...

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DOJ Files Appeal of Judge's Attempt to Save DACA

DOJ Files Appeal of Judge's Attempt to Save DACA

DACA has protected about 800,000 people who were brought to the US illegally as children or came with families who overstayed visas. On Jan. 9, a federal judge in San Francisco ordered the Trump a...

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Oops: Japanese broadcaster issues false alert about inbound North Korean missile

Oops: Japanese broadcaster issues false alert about inbound North Korean missile

Mr Perry said: "The risk of accidental nuclear war is not hypothetical - accidents have happened in the past and humans will err again". During a routine checkup of the state's nuclear response ...

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Dear, Case Keenum and Stefon Diggs: Thank you, so much

Dear, Case Keenum and Stefon Diggs: Thank you, so much

Whatever happens there won't dampen the collective purge Vikings fans experienced against New Orleans . Zimmer replayed the Diggs touchdown to both offensive and defensive players. The Vikings ente...

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United Kingdom construction group Carillion collapses as key talks fail

The company , in a statement released Monday, says it had no choice after weekend talks with creditors and government officials failed to garner the short-term financing it needed. Carillion's col...

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Turkey vows imminent assault on Kurdish enclave in Syria

Turkey vows imminent assault on Kurdish enclave in Syria

Turkey and its Western allies, including the US, consider the PKK a terrorist organization. The President added that Turkey will act alone to protect its security against YPG militants even if the...

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Magnitude-7.1 quake strikes off coast of Peru, killing one

Magnitude-7.1 quake strikes off coast of Peru, killing one

Officials in Peru say this morning's powerful quake so far has caused one reported death and 57 injuries. The USGS initially calculated the quake's magnitude at 7.3 but later downgraded it to 7.1. T...

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Fear of protests forces Donald Trump to cancel London's visit

Fear of protests forces Donald Trump to cancel London's visit

Mr Trump tweeted overnight that he would not attend the ceremony, initially scheduled for next month. Trump, left, cancelled a trip to London set for next month to open a new embassy, saying he di...

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Lebanon: Hamas official's vehicle targeted

Lebanon: Hamas official's vehicle targeted

Initial reports said Hamdan was a Hamas official. Hamas command committee member, Ayman Shanaa said that Mohammad Hamdan, who is also called "Abu Hamza" was transferred to hospital, noting that his ...

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Trump Spars with Newspaper over Relationship with N. Korea's Kim

Trump Spars with Newspaper over Relationship with N. Korea's Kim

This evening, President Donald Trump just sent out a tweet challenging Kim Jong Un to play chicken with nuclear war. The Journal reported that Trump said, " I probably have a very good relat...

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Carillion warning spurs pensions crisis talks

Carillion warning spurs pensions crisis talks

The builder, whose shares have plummeted after it issued three profit warnings in six months past year, employs about 43,000 people globally and gets three-quarters of its revenue from the UK. Warni...

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The two Koreas are talking again, but don't expect much progress

The two Koreas are talking again, but don't expect much progress

The development of North Korean nuclear weapons is intolerable for Washington . North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un's future wife Ri Sol-Ju was among the group who attended the 2005 Asian Athletics Cha...

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Jeff Bezos donates $33 million to help Dreamers attend college

Jeff Bezos donates $33 million to help Dreamers attend college

On Thursday, President Trump rejected a bipartisan agreement ahead of the deadline in March. The Bezos grant comes through TheDream.US, a scholarship fund for Dreamers. In the statement , Bezos not...

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GM says it's already mass-producing cars without steering wheels

GM says it's already mass-producing cars without steering wheels

Similar petitions would also be sent to local transportation authorities, but GM said that seven states already permit the changes they needed to test the Cruise AV. Instead of a steering wheel, t...

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Israel PM Netanyahu to embark on a 6-day visit to India

Israel PM Netanyahu to embark on a 6-day visit to India

The commitment is in addition to the India-Israel Industrial R&D and Technological Innovation Fund of United States dollars 40 million over five years with equal contribution from both sides that has ...

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North Korea steps up tunnelling at nuclear test site: Monitor

North Korea steps up tunnelling at nuclear test site: Monitor

President Donald Trump , who's said North Korea won't be allowed to develop a nuclear missile capable of hitting the USA, also said Thursday that he expects the crisis with Kim's regime to be resolv...

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Trump vows 'strong look' at 'sham' libel laws

Trump vows 'strong look' at 'sham' libel laws

Now, he's been disowned and nicknamed "Sloppy Steve" by the President he worked to elect. But the turn for the worse came in their relations when Time magazine titled Mr. President Trump has comp...

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Arizona GOP Rep. Martha McSally announces Senate bid

Arizona GOP Rep. Martha McSally announces Senate bid

The election will test the appeal of the Trump political playbook - which emphasizes the dangers of illegal immigration and demands border security above all else - in a state where almost 1 in 3 re...

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European Union top lawyer says Romania must accept gay partners

European Union top lawyer says Romania must accept gay partners

One of the EU's most senior legal advisers has said that same-sex partners of European Union citizens enjoy the same free movement rights as partners of a different gender. He noted that "same-sex m...

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Brexit: Over 14000 jobs endangered jobs in German auto industry

Brexit: Over 14000 jobs endangered jobs in German auto industry

The analysis shows that under the worst of the five scenarios modelled - leaving in March 2019 without a deal or transition arrangements in place - would see 482,000 fewer jobs across the country an...

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Chinese Frigate, Unidentified Submarine Enter Japan-Claimed Waters Near Senkaku Islands

Chinese Frigate, Unidentified Submarine Enter Japan-Claimed Waters Near Senkaku Islands

A foreign submarine was also detected in the contiguous waters near Japanese territory on Wednesday and Thursday, said the country's Defence Ministry, which believes that the submarine is also from Ch...

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Marriott hotel chief apologises to Beijing for calling Tibet a country

Marriott hotel chief apologises to Beijing for calling Tibet a country

USA -based Delta, Spanish clothing chain Zara and US medical device maker Medtronic were targeted, the Liberty Times reported . The Civil Aviation Administration of China has urged US Delta Airline...

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North Korean Propaganda: Wolff Book Shows Trump 'Massively Humiliated Worldwide'

So what's in the book? The president said he had not given Wolff access to the White House nor spoken to him for the book. The debut for " Fire and Fury ", with its stories of a chaotic White Hous...

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Myanmar Faces Truth, Admits Soldiers Behind Rohingya Mass Grave

Myanmar Faces Truth, Admits Soldiers Behind Rohingya Mass Grave

Graphic reports of rape, murder, and torture have drawn worldwide condemnation and the United Nations says "genocide" can not be ruled out. Until now, the military has maintained that it is carrying o...

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US Tells Citizens to 'Exercise Increased Caution' While Visiting India

US Tells Citizens to 'Exercise Increased Caution' While Visiting India

The new ranking is likely to be a boost to country's tourism sector, which has in the past been affected by America's warning on its nationals against travel to Kenya. Cuba, which past year came with ...

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Trump Administration Will Let States Require People To Work For Medicaid

Trump Administration Will Let States Require People To Work For Medicaid

But work requirements have strong public backing. She cited studies that show a correlation between good health and having a job. Certainly, that may be the case for some recipients, but for oth...

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Zainab Ansari: Police chief sacked after six-year-old raped and murdered

Zainab Ansari: Police chief sacked after six-year-old raped and murdered

According to details, forensic examination of the body has confirmed that the girl identified as Zainab was raped before being killed. He further complained that more than 1,700 cases of sexual hara...

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Trump on NAFTA: Don't Get Nervous

Trump on NAFTA: Don't Get Nervous

A Canadian official told CNBC that while the chances of a USA withdrawal from NAFTA are increasing, there is no convincing information to suggest it will happen soon. Trump has said many times he ...

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Britain refuses Ecuador's request to grant diplomatic status to Assange

Britain refuses Ecuador's request to grant diplomatic status to Assange

Assange has been living in the building in Knightsbridge, London since he was granted asylum there in 2012 to avoid extradition to Sweden over rape allegations. This follows recent reports that sug...

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