• The racism at the core of Donald Trump
The racism at the core of Donald Trump

The fallout from alleged vulgar comments President Donald Trump made about immigration from Africa and Haiti continues. "In the course of ( Trump's ) comments, he said things that were hate-filled, vile and racist ", the IL senator said Friday.

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  • Police chase involving Greyhound bus ends in Lake County
Police chase involving Greyhound bus ends in Lake County

Illinois State Police said about 40 passengers got off the bus safely, a police statement said. Officials say all 50 passengers were evacuated from the bus, and a suspect is in custody. So far no injuries have been reported. WISN 12 News spotted officers pulling a backpack from the bus and searching it along the side of the interstate.

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  • South Korea proposes unified Olympic women's ice hockey team with North Korea
South Korea proposes unified Olympic women's ice hockey team with North Korea

Pence will review ICBM defense systems in Alaska and reaffirm to the leaders of Japan and South Korea that the United States is fully committed to stability in the region, the official said . Roh said he would seek International Olympic Committee support for the ice hockey proposal and hoped other countries taking part in the competition would g...

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  • Norwegian Prime Minister Press Conference
Norwegian Prime Minister Press Conference

President Donald Trump on Wednesday danced around a question about what parameters he would set for a potential interview with special counsel Robert Mueller . However, last month Pence told CBS News that he knew Flynn lied to him. Trump's legal team is weighing "every possible avenue" for the President to provide information to the special c...

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  • Nittany Lions Prevail Over Nebraska in Overtime
Nittany Lions Prevail Over Nebraska in Overtime

The Lady Lions were able to apply defensive pressure all night, creating 16 Minnesota miscues - including nine steals - that led to 25 points. Sophomore forward Lamar Stevens has also been solid, averaging 15.3 points and 6.7 rebounds per game.

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  • 26 militants killed in Afghan forces' operations within 24 hours
26 militants killed in Afghan forces' operations within 24 hours

Details of the incident remain unclear but a local member of parliament, Obaidullah Shinwari, said members of a pro-government militia had opened fire on US forces, killing two Americans and an interpreter. Three key Taliban commanders including Ehsanullah, Haidar and Qahraman were among those killed in the offensives, the statement said. The inc...

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  • AU demands apology from Trump over 'shithole' comment
AU demands apology from Trump over 'shithole' comment

Decades after Wilson left office, President Richard Nixon made inflammatory comments about blacks, Jews and others in private discussions, including saying, "Do you know maybe one black country that's well run?" Trump's words, as widely reported, cast the homelands of people from Haiti , El Salvador and poor African nations as " shithole count...

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  • Helicopter with ONGC employees crashes miles off Mumbai coast, 3 dead
Helicopter with ONGC employees crashes miles off Mumbai coast, 3 dead

No contact could be established with the pilots after 10.30 am. Based on the information received, the chopper which had two pilots and five passengers did not land at the designated oil rig. "A Dornier aircraft and helicopters from Daman (near Dahanu) have also been launched", a Coast Guard spokesperson said. "The pilots, as per the procedure,...

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  • 8 students missing after boat with 40 capsizes off Maharashtra coast
8 students missing after boat with 40 capsizes off Maharashtra coast

Initial reports claimed the tragedy was caused by the boat being overloaded and the children reportedly did not have life jackets. According to ANI , the rescue operations are now underway. Search and rescue operations have been launched with Navy and Coast Guard teams being sent to the area. All our local officers and staff are on the spot.

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  • Trump suggests positive relationship with N. Korea leader
Trump suggests positive relationship with N. Korea leader

In follow-up questions Trump pushed back against the notion that his relationship with Pyongyang has soured, saying, "you'll see that a lot with me". "I don't want to comment on it". Trump claimed credit Wednesday for the inter-Korean dialogue, saying North Korea was feeling the pressure of a USA -led campaign of sanctions over its nuclear weapon...

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  • Pakistan army chief: USA general called, offered assurances
Pakistan army chief: USA general called, offered assurances

The statement added that Bajwa told Votel that "the entire Pakistani nation" felt betrayed by the recent US statements despite decades of cooperation . The official also cautioned that United States action to pressure Pakistan could extend beyond the new freeze in aid, if necessary. "[The army chief] reiterated that Pakistan will not seek resump...

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  • Trump denies 's---hole' remarks despite Senator confirming slur
Trump denies 's---hole' remarks despite Senator confirming slur

He went on to criticize the immigration deal, saying: "What was really tough was the outlandish proposal made - a big setback for DACA!" "You've seen the comments in the press", Durbin said at an event in Chicago, according to CNN . "We would not deign to make comments as derogatory about any country facing such difficulties", Duarte said....

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  • Cold and ice make a return to the QC
Cold and ice make a return to the QC

The watch is in effect for Richland, Ashland, Crawford, Ashtabula, Cuyahoga, Erie, Geauga, Lake, Mahoning, Medina, Portage, Summit, Stark, Trumbull and Wayne counties. Once temperatures drop below 32°, the wintry mix will turn into snow showers. Since temps are not expected to warm significantly above freezing this weekend, slick spots will still b...

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  • Flooding and Ice Jams Possible Friday
Flooding and Ice Jams Possible Friday

The Glens Falls region should see two to five inches of snow by early Saturday as well as freezing rain as temperatures stay warmer than areas to the north. Heavy rain and melting snow means ice jams are unsually likely in CT. One to one and a half inches of rain has already fallen. Glen Gosnell, Washington County's director of public safety, s...

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  • A Bizarre Day on DACA
A Bizarre Day on DACA

Lawmakers walked away confused. Local immigration advocates are breathing a sigh of relief after a federal judge ruled against a controversial White House effort. If you asked him to name the statutory or constitutional authority that gives him the power to rescind DACA protections, he would not have the first clue what they are (to be clear,...

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  • Emmanuel Macron: le président français veut lutter contre les
Emmanuel Macron: le président français veut lutter contre les "Fake news"

Si le président de la République a également annoncé un renforcement des pouvoirs du CSA (Conseil Supérieur de l'Audiovisuel) et un projet de loi pour réformer l'audiovisuel public , il n'a en revanche rien dit concernant les " fake news " et les malhonnêtetés qui émanent parfois d'individus parfaitement identifiés comme lors de " L'Émission ...

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  • Missouri Gov. Accused Of Blackmail Allegedly Slapped Ex-Lover
Missouri Gov. Accused Of Blackmail Allegedly Slapped Ex-Lover

In response, she has consistently and continuously asked the reporters not to publish the story. "This was a deeply personal mistake". "Eric took responsibility, and we dealt with this together honestly and privately". It is very disappointing that her ex-husband betrayed her confidence by secretly, and without her knowledge, recording a private an...

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  • Rajasthan HC to watch Padmavat before quashing FIR against Bhansali
Rajasthan HC to watch Padmavat before quashing FIR against Bhansali

Hearing a petition filed by the director of the film, Sanjay Leela Bhansali, seeking the quashing of an FIR lodged against him at Didwana in Merta in March past year, the court posted the matter to January 23. "We sought some time from the court in order to take instructions from the petitioner and arrange the screening of the film". The court po...

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  • Investigation underway following discovery of man's body in Dublin
Investigation underway following discovery of man's body in Dublin

Locals who knew Mr Burke said he was well-known and liked in the community. His body was brought to the City Morgue and following a preliminary post-mortem examination gardai have confirmed they are not treating his death as suspicious. The body was found at approximately 8:30am this morning just off Covent Road in Dalkey, according to The Journ...

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  • Pak claims India 'distracting' it from counter-terror efforts
Pak claims India 'distracting' it from counter-terror efforts

After much criticism from the Trump administration, the government of Pakistan has made a decision to cease all military and intelligence cooperation with the United States, according to Pakistani defence minister Khurram Dastgir Khan. British Ambassador to Afghanistan Sir Nicholas Kay visited Islamabad for a series of meetings with the Pakistani...

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  • COLOMBIA: Government Accuses ELN Of Carrying Out Attacks
COLOMBIA: Government Accuses ELN Of Carrying Out Attacks

Arnault stressed that the clamor for the continued suspension of military action has been unanimous, and reiterated the need to preserve the lower level of violence as seen in the past three months, while also advocating for a clearer and more reliable ceasefire.

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  • United States and Canada baffled by health 'attacks' on diplomats in Cuba
United States and Canada baffled by health 'attacks' on diplomats in Cuba

Three diplomatic families left Cuba as a result, the official said. Sen. Marco Rubio , R-Fla., who conducted Tuesday's hearing, said the board should have been convened sooner because at least one person suffered serious injuries. "That would not be ruled out", Brown said, "it could be a possibility". "The law very clearly requires that within...

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  • Joshua Boyle Arrested in Ottawa, Faces 15 Charges
Joshua Boyle Arrested in Ottawa, Faces 15 Charges

Boyle remains in jail awaiting his next court appearance, scheduled for Jan 8. A still image from a video posted by the Taliban on December 19, 2016 shows American Caitlan Coleman (l.) speaking next to her Canadian husband Joshua Boyle and their two sons.

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  • Corbynista Chris Williamson quits Labour front benches
Corbynista Chris Williamson quits Labour front benches

As a Labour councillor in Reading, he has experience of Reading Buses. "Only the Conservatives have the balanced approach our economy needs to keep more money in people's pockets". "It's not a panacea, it's a response to a awful situation". She won the North West Durham seat in June and told Skwawkbox, a pro-Corbyn blog, of her feelings for the T...

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  • 3 soldiers fall off chopper during Army Day rehearsal, inquiry ordered
3 soldiers fall off chopper during Army Day rehearsal, inquiry ordered

While rehearsing for Army Day parade at Delhi Cantonment playground, three jawans were injured during slithering operation following which an inquiry has been ordered. "Slithering operation ceases for all ALH with immediate effect after the accident". The incident raises questions on the safety measures taken for the execution of such drills.

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