• Michael Wolff: how I infiltrated the West Wing
Michael Wolff: how I infiltrated the West Wing

The author of an explosive new book on Donald Trump has made fresh claims about the U.S. president's mental state - and warned Mr Trump would only honour a special relationship with Britain if the country "gives him what he wants". But he said Mr Trump did not appear angry. He added: "Legal action is imminent". The book also claims that Mr ...

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  • Trump's Jerusalem decision has led to a war between ISIS and Hamas
Trump's Jerusalem decision has led to a war between ISIS and Hamas

The IS branch in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula - responsible for some of the deadliest terror attacks previous year - held Hamas responsible for the USA recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital and criticised it for "following in the footsteps of the disbelieving West", a report in The Washington Post said.

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  • North Korea says it is likely to compete at Winter Olympics
North Korea says it is likely to compete at Winter Olympics

Chang reportedly made the comment to reporters at Beijing's global airport, where he was presumably transferring for a flight to Switzerland, where the IOC's headquarters are located. "Sure, I always believe in talking", Trump said. North Korea agreed on Friday to hold official talks with South Korea next week, the first in more than two years, h...

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  • Another federal agency has opened an investigation into Kushner Cos
Another federal agency has opened an investigation into Kushner Cos

Two people with direct knowledge of the matter told Bloomberg the Commission and prosecutors for New York's Eastern District issued subpoenas to Kushner Cos.in May seeking details about its use of what's known as the EB-5 programme. The nature of the federal prosecutors' subpoena includes email correspondence for One Journal Square, the embattled ...

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  • 32 missing as two vessels collide off east China coast
32 missing as two vessels collide off east China coast

The missing crew members - 30 Iranians and two Bangladeshis - were all from the oil tanker, the report said, adding that the 21 members of the freighter's crew - all Chinese nationals - had been rescued. The cargo ship was registered in Hong Kong and was carrying 64,000 tons of grain from the U.S.to China's southern province of Guangdong. Chinese...

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  • AbbVie Inc (ABBV) Holdings Lifted by Northside Capital Management LLC
AbbVie Inc (ABBV) Holdings Lifted by Northside Capital Management LLC

The SI to Wolverine World Wide Incorporated's float is 8.32%. Hudock Capital Group LLC now owns 1,542 shares of the company's stock valued at $111,000 after acquiring an additional 806 shares in the last quarter. Among 24 analysts covering Baidu ( NASDAQ:BIDU ), 9 have Buy rating, 4 Sell and 11 Hold. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital wi...

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  • Four Powerlifters Killed In Fog Accident In Delhi
Four Powerlifters Killed In Fog Accident In Delhi

The mishap reportedly took place at 4 AM due to intense fog near Alipur village, close to the Sindhu border between Delhi and Haryana. While four weight-lifters were killed in the accident, Saksham Yadav, who won a gold medal in the 2017 weight-lifting championship for the country, was seriously injured along with another weightlifter, a police...

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  • Athanasiou scores 6 seconds into OT for 2-1 win
Athanasiou scores 6 seconds into OT for 2-1 win

The Red Wings have several quality chances in a scoreless second period. In fact, they've allowed at least 38 shots in three of the four games during this winning streak. Michael Matheson began Florida's comeback with a highlight-reel goal, spinning his way into the Wings' zone and around two Detroit defenders to tuck one past Jimmy Howard with ...

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  • UIDAI Registers FIR Against Tribune Reporter Over Aadhaar Data Breach Report
UIDAI Registers FIR Against Tribune Reporter Over Aadhaar Data Breach Report

The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) on 5 January 2017 dismissed reports of misuse of Aadhaar data, asserting that Aadhaar system is secure and any misuse can be traced as it maintains complete log of various functions. It was recently revealed that Aadhaar details are being made available on payment of Rs 500 by anonymous sellers...

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  • Former Watergate prosecutor: 'Conspiracy,' not collusion, is essential difficulty in Russian Federation investigation
Former Watergate prosecutor: 'Conspiracy,' not collusion, is essential difficulty in Russian Federation investigation

Veselnitskaya, Akhmetshin, translator Anatoli Samochornov and Ike Kaveladze attended the meetingwith Paul Manafort, Donald Trump Jr. and Jared Kushner. The Sessions recusal has been a sore spot for Trump, with the president publicly deriding the decision and lamenting his selection of the former Alabama senator as his attorney general.

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  • Fulani herdsmen not behind Benue killings - Police IG, Idris
Fulani herdsmen not behind Benue killings - Police IG, Idris

According to him, "Obviously it is communal crisis; herdsmen are part of the community". Gololo said the herdsmen were only defending themselves from thieves. We have the Commissioner of Police in Benue, the AIG of Police in Benue, and yesterday I deployed my DIG operations there and definitely we are doing all we can to see we maintain law and o...

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  • Florida Man Calls 911 To Report Himself Drunk Driving
Florida Man Calls 911 To Report Himself Drunk Driving

The dispatcher, who did a fantastic job by the way, continually tried to get Michael to pull over, kept him talking, and directed a deputy to Michael's location. Deputies said Lester admitted drinking beers and swallowing methamphetamine, according to reports. He also mentioned that he had only slept four hours in the past four days.

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  • Fire and Fury: people queue for a copy of controversial Trump book
Fire and Fury: people queue for a copy of controversial Trump book

The break between Trump and Bannon, who had bonded over their shared nationalist beliefs and anti-establishment populism, apparently caused further problems for Bannon. The book says a spokesperson for President Trump's legal team quit after Trump dictated a misleading statement while aboard Air Force One about his son's meeting.

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  • Arabs seek global nod to east Jerusalem as Palestine capital
Arabs seek global nod to east Jerusalem as Palestine capital

Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi made the announcement at a joint news conference with Arab League chief Ahmed Abul Gheit after talks in Amman on the status of Jerusalem. On the sidelines of the meeting, Morocco's Foreign Minister Nasser Bourita handed over to King Abdullah II a verbal message from King Mohammed VI. Jerusalem's status is among the m...

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  • Johanna Konta withdraws from Brisbane International quarter-final clash with hip injury
Johanna Konta withdraws from Brisbane International quarter-final clash with hip injury

On her 0-4 start, she added: "I was playing very bad, lots of mistakes, I said to myself try to take time and just go for your shots". Konta told www.wtatennis.com: "I don't feel too comfortable saying really too much because, actually, I don't know yet until tomorrow morning".

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  • Manafort sues DoJ, Mueller over investigation
Manafort sues DoJ, Mueller over investigation

The lawsuit by Paul Manafort, filed in a US district court in Washington on January 3, is the most direct challenge to date to Mueller's legal authority as special counsel. delivered to a group in Paris that is closely tied to the Kremlin. "The Special Counsel's investigation and indictment.far exceeds any lawful authority to investigate links ...

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  • Firefighters tackle large blaze at Bristol University
Firefighters tackle large blaze at Bristol University

Seven fire engines were sent to the scene and the blaze was extinguished the fire shortly before 8pm on Saturday. Surrounding roads have been closed and nearby buildings are understood to have been evacuated. Avon Fire and Rescue confirmed that it was dealing with a fire at the university, adding that there are "no reports of any injuries at this...

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  • Firefighter, resident killed in Philadelphia row home fire
Firefighter, resident killed in Philadelphia row home fire

Three Philadelphia firefighters were reportedly injured while battling a rowhome fire in North Philadelphia on Saturday. Firefighters battled a blaze in the 2200 block of North Colorado Street in Philadelphia on January 6, 2018. Authorities say one person inside the home also was killed in the blaze. Another person from a neighboring home w...

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  • Rahul faces privilege notice in Lok Sabha over 'Jaitlie' tweet
Rahul faces privilege notice in Lok Sabha over 'Jaitlie' tweet

In his notice, Mr Yadav has claimed that Mr Gandhi was being derogatory towards Union finance minister and Leader of the House Arun Jaitley when he twisted his name. Gandhi represents Amethi constituency in the Lok Sabha. "The way his (Jaitley's) name has been twisted by the Congress President on his Twitter handle, it comes in the category of ...

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  • Why Twitter will never deactivate Donald Trump's account
Why Twitter will never deactivate Donald Trump's account

Twitter made no specific reference to Trump or his tweet this week saying he has a "nuclear button" which is "bigger and more powerful" than that of North Korea's. But Twitter has consistently refused to either ban the U.S. president or remove his more controversial tweets - despite doing the same with other users.

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  • China To
China To "Deal Seriously" With Violators Of Oil Sanctions On North Korea

The country's Commerce Ministry said it would impose a cap on oil supplies to the North and ban imports of its steel and other goods. China is the North's main trading partner and energy supplier, making its enforcement measures critical to the success of sanctions.

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  • Nawaz says his disqualification causes anarchy in country
Nawaz says his disqualification causes anarchy in country

Ms. Sharif further said that huge number of people are in this rally and more are coming. The PML-N leader dismissed rumors pertaining to National Reconciliation Ordinance (NRO) and asserted that Nawaz Sharif is working to restore sacredness of vote.

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  • Frozen iguanas fell from trees in South Florida
Frozen iguanas fell from trees in South Florida

The larger the iguana, the greater its chance of survival, Magill added. "Don't assume that they're dead", Sommers said. The ones who survive this cold will mate later in their life and their progeny will be better suited to handling the cold.

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  • JuD chief Hafiz Saeed intensifies action post release from house arrest
JuD chief Hafiz Saeed intensifies action post release from house arrest

The move comes as tensions have grown between the USA and Pakistan. "Instead of learning counter-terrorism from Pakistan, the United States is cursing us", he said. Pakistan put Saeed and four of his aides under house arrest in Lahore in January. The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) on Monday ordered to prohibit all compa...

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  • Four people detained after fatal hot air balloon crash
Four people detained after fatal hot air balloon crash

Saturday's decision includes the balloon's pilot, the director of the airport from which it took off and two officials from the balloon-owning company. In 2016, Egypt temporarily halted balloon flights after 22 Chinese tourists suffered minor injuries in a crash landing of their hot air balloon. The civil aviation ministry has formed a technical ...

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