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Cleveland police officer who shot and killed 12-year-old is fired

Cleveland police officer who shot and killed 12-year-old is fired

At a news conference, officials said that the officer, Timothy Loehmann , would be terminated immediately and that Frank Garmback , an officer who was driving the patrol auto, would be suspended for...

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Kentucky ranks 33rd of 50 states in new 'End of Childhood' report

Kentucky ranks 33rd of 50 states in new 'End of Childhood' report

Among our neighbours, Afghanistan stood 152nd, India 116th, Iran at 80th and China at 41st position. Norway, Slovenia, Finland, the Netherlands and Sweden top the list. It says that one in every fou...

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House Intel Committee Issues Subpoenas in Russia Investigation

House Intel Committee Issues Subpoenas in Russia Investigation

The ranking committee members, Reps. Among those issued subpoenas were Trump's former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn and his company , as well as Trump's lawyer, Michael Cohen, and his law...

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Maryland leaders against withdrawal from Paris Climate Accord

Dow Chemical CEO Andrew Liveris, who was the driving force behind a letter signed by 30 high-profile CEOs earlier this month encouraging Trump to honor the USA commitment, said that his company woul...

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Trump announces USA will exit Paris climate deal

Former President Barack Obama, whose administration played a key role in negotiating the deal, accused Trump of "rejecting the future" by pulling out of the Paris climate deal. But for the most part, ...

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Saskatchewan concerned as Trump pulls out of Paris Accord

Trump said the US could try to re-enter the deal under more favorable terms or work to establish "an entirely new transaction ". "At what point does America get demeaned?" he asked. Others slamme...

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Putin blames "patriotic" hackers for Russian voting accusations

Putin compared hackers to free-spirited artists acting according to their moods, Reuters reported . "The hackers are the same". Putin also acknowledged that there may be Russian hackers "who...

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China, France step up as Trump backs out of Paris accord

I know many of you share my disappointment with the White House's decision to withdraw the United States from the Paris climate agreement . But the withdrawal from the Paris accord , combined ...

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Macron, tweaking Trump, says 'Make our planet great again'

The body's commissioner for climate action and energy Miguel Arias Canete pledged continued "global leadership" on climate change. Before Trump announced his decision Thursday afternoon, Chinese Pre...

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UK Conservatives have 15 point lead over Labour

Mr Corbyn cancelled an appearance at a poster launch yesterday morning to deal with "internal matters" after the leak, which he reportedly described as "unacceptable". "So no more hand-holding with ...

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Philippines at a grave risk of

Philippines at a grave risk of "contamination" by Isis

Padilla also assured residents of Marawi City that there would be no massive destruction of property as military operations would be surgical in nature. "You can say that IS is here already", he sai...

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Malaysia Airlines plane diverted over disruptive passenger

According to the Malaysian Deputy Transport Minister Abdul Aziz the passenger appeared to have been drunk and was overpowered by the plane's crew after and later arrested by airport security in M...

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36 dead from smoke in Philippine casino attack

The security guard was shot in the waist by the gunman and about 75 others suffered mostly minor injuries such as bruising as they stampeded to get out, said police officer Jeffrey Francisco. Dela R...

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What time will Trump speak on Paris climate accord?

What time will Trump speak on Paris climate accord?

THE European Union and China are expected to announce plans to reinforce co-operation on delivering a climate deal for shipping at the International Maritime Organization. "Because the vacuum will...

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Top executives slam Trump's withdrawal from Paris accord

Top executives slam Trump's withdrawal from Paris accord

The move strikes a blow to worldwide efforts to combat global warming and distances America from its closest allies. Among the scientific community, Britain's prestigious Royal Society said Trump's...

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Gunman spreads panic at Philippines casino

Gunman spreads panic at Philippines casino

The explosions and gunfire that were heard outside the Resorts World hotel in Manila early Friday morning could have resulted from a robbery attempt, Philippine police chief Ronald dela Rosa sai...

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Facebook, Google crack down on hate speech

Facebook, Google crack down on hate speech

But findings by the European Commission , the executive arm of the European Union , show that Twitter removed hate speech from its network less than 40 percent of the time after such content had bee...

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Liam Gallagher: 'I'd prefer to be in Oasis than go solo'

Happy Birthday". I mean I'd prefer to be in Oasis , without a doubt. He's my brother, man, and I love him. Explaining his decision, Liam said that he chose to reach out to his brother because despite...

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Donald Trump 'considering White House shake-up' amid growing legal and political battles

It offered an alternate reality to the one being reported by the mainstream media, attacked them as " fake news " and ended abruptly - on Spicer's terms. Going forward, he said, all questions about th...

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36 people killed in Resorts World Manila attack in Philippines

36 people killed in Resorts World Manila attack in Philippines

People ran screaming out of Resorts World Manila , which is across a road from one of the main terminals of the Philippines' global airport, after the man fired what police chief Ronald dela Rosa ...

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Former FBI Director James Comey to testify in Senate June 8

The White House has denied those characterizations. At a Wednesday briefing, press secretary Sean Spicer said inquiries about the Russian Federation investigation must be directed to Marc Kasowi...

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Russia: Comey expected to testify in Senate, subpoenas issued for House probe

The committee's ranking Democrat, Rep. Adam Schiff of California, said Nunes approved the unmasking subpoenas without consulting the Democrats on the committee. The bit about Comey sitting down wi...

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Ex-FBI chief to testify in Russia probe next week

The House Intelligence panel is also seeking testimony, personal files, and business records from former national security adviser Mike Flynn and Trump lawyer Michael Cohen, according to a statement...

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Elon Musk to Trump: You quit Paris deal, so I quit you

The president, who recently returned from his maiden foreign trip, added, “We want fair treatment for its citizens and we want fair treatment for our taxpayers. The president declines to adopt the cus...

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36 die from smoke after gunman sets fire in casino

36 die from smoke after gunman sets fire in casino

Jeri Ann Santiago, who works in the emergency room at the San Juan de Dios hospital, close to Resorts World , said 13 people were being treated, but more were on the way. He says the gunman appar...

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Dash cam footage of Tiger Woods' DUI released

Dash cam footage of Tiger Woods' DUI released

Woods struggles to walk the white line that separates the bike lane from the other lanes, and he has trouble following directions to recite the alphabet. Woods issued a statement almost 10 hours after...

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Severe Thunderstorms Possible Wednesday Evening

Severe Thunderstorms Possible Wednesday Evening

According to the NWS, thunderstorms are expected to develop this afternoon and a few of these storms could become severe with damaging winds and large hail the main threat. from west to east. For th...

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Former DNC Data Director Calls Clinton's Accusations 'F***ing Bull

Former DNC Data Director Calls Clinton's Accusations 'F***ing Bull

But Clinton's stubborn refusal to take any blame for her loss (she's only said she takes blame for some "decisions") has soured the Democratic grassroots. During the talk, she also attached plenty o...

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Elon Musk Threatens to Quit Trump Advisory Council Over Paris Climate Deal

On Wednesday, Trump tweeted that he has yet to render his final judgement, but will be announcing his decision "over the next few days". It's possible Ivanka Trump really does care about climate c...

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White House communications director is out

White House communications director is out

Trump's frustrations with the direction of his agenda. Mr Michael Flynn, who was Mr Trump's national security adviser for just 24 days before being fired amid questions about meetings he held with ...

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Labour would try to form minority government if it is largest party

Labour would try to form minority government if it is largest party

Basildon, a town of 180,000 people in the county of Essex, is held by Conservative MP John Baron who won it from Labour in 2010. Dismissed by right-wing commentators as a communist relic early in...

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Abbas meeting reveals no details on reviving peace talks

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's government is widely seen as the most right-wing administration in Israeli history and is pressing settlement expansion despite global concern . Israel's C...

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President Trump will withdraw USA from Paris climate agreement

He said , "I do respect this decision but I do think it is an actual mistake both for the USA and for our planet". If we can, that's great. President Donald Trump will withdraw the USA from the...

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Casino gunman not terrorist, could be foreigner

Casino gunman not terrorist, could be foreigner

The sudden report of violence in a popular casino in Manila sparked fears it would be a terrorist attack, but police said surveillance footage and the suspect's focus on money, instead of injuring p...

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Should the US withdraw from Paris climate accord?

During his 2016 presidential campaign, Trump blasted the accord , and called global warming a hoax aimed at weakening usa industry. Johnson told Sky News that Britain still wants the U.S....

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36 people suffocate after gunman sets fire to casino in Philippines

36 people suffocate after gunman sets fire to casino in Philippines

Resorts World Manila Chief Operating Officer Stephen Reilly confirmed that shots were fired and said "at this time, there are no reported injuries". The suspect has yet to be identified, but Dela ...

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Brazilian President's situation fragile after report of corruption

Brazilian President's situation fragile after report of corruption

According to the Globo report , Batista secretly recorded the conversations with Temer and Neves and gave them to justice department officials as part of plea bargain negotiations. "Fora Temer! ...

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Trump to announce decision on global climate deal

So the withdrawal would not take effect until November 2020, shortly after the next presidential election. Almost 200 nations, including the U.S. under Barack Obama, agreed in 2015 to voluntarily re...

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Jared Kushner and the Back Story of Back-Channel Communication

Cohen confirmed he had been asked to provide information and testimony to investigators in the U.S. House of Representatives and the Senate but said he declined because "the request was poorly phrased...

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Trump waives law requiring U.S. to move embassy to Jerusalem

A statement issued by the White House said that Trump had signed a presidential waiver delaying the move by six months in order to "maximize the chances of successfully negotiating a deal between Isr...

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