• China Set to Block and Ban Cryptocurrency Exchanges Including Foreign Platforms
China Set to Block and Ban Cryptocurrency Exchanges Including Foreign Platforms

In addition to the crackdown on OTC and P2P trading platforms, the government has also issued warnings about foreign trading/exchange services. Faced with Chinese citizens who continue to trade cryptocurrency on platforms operated beyond the country's reach, or take part in initial coin offerings, authorities will " ratchet up oversight in a sust...

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  • Gerry Kelly reveals where he got bolt cutters to remove clamp
Gerry Kelly reveals where he got bolt cutters to remove clamp

Gerry Kelly is the party's north Belfast representative and found himself clamped outside a gym on Friday morning. In a video obtained by the Sunday Life , Gerry Kelly appears to be kneeling down to remove the orange device from the vehicle's right-hand wheel, before placing it against a nearby wall.

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  • Luigi Di Biagio takes over as Italy coach on caretaker foundation
Luigi Di Biagio takes over as Italy coach on caretaker foundation

The Azzurri have been without a coach since Gian Piero Ventura's departure in the aftermath of their failure to qualify for the World Cup. Roberto Fabbricini, general secretary of the Italian Olympic Committee, was appointed FIGC commissioner on an emergency basis.

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  • Police Shoot Man Who Tried to Break Into Iranian President's Office
Police Shoot Man Who Tried to Break Into Iranian President's Office

Iran's judiciary is dominated by hardliners, who are not only opposed to the reformist agenda of President Hassan Rowhani but are also against the landmark nuclear deal reached in 2015 between Tehran and the global community. According to Iranian media, the man was wielding either a large knife or a sword, and was wearing a white shroud, symbo...

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  • UBS Group Downgrades Wynn Resorts (NASDAQ:WYNN) to Neutral
UBS Group Downgrades Wynn Resorts (NASDAQ:WYNN) to Neutral

Brean Capital maintained the shares of WYNN in report on Friday, July 31 with "Buy" rating. Jefferies Group restated a positive rating and issued a $220.00 price target on shares of Wynn Resorts in a research report on Tuesday, January 23rd.

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  • Sheriff's Deputy Killed In Colorado Springs
Sheriff's Deputy Killed In Colorado Springs

He leaves behind his wife and seven-year-old twins. EPC Sheriff Bill Elder says one deputy has died . Flick was an 11-year veteran of the department. Monday's shooting marked the along the Front Range since December 31, and four other deputies have been wounded. Two suspects were shot in the incident and multiple other suspects are in custod...

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  • Man wanted in connection with assault of child in viral video
Man wanted in connection with assault of child in viral video

He is wanted on charges of Sexual Assault of a Child, Distribution of a Video Depicting the Assault, 1st Degree Criminal Sexual Conduct, and there are more charges pending. Washington is being held at the Montgomery County Detention Facility under a $100,000 bond. The Newberry County Sheriff's Office sent out a news release saying it has received...

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  • Trump Accuses Senior Democratic Congressman Of Leaks Confidential Information
Trump Accuses Senior Democratic Congressman Of Leaks Confidential Information

Even without the public release of Schiff's document, the Nunes memo , since its release last week , has already been largely rebutted. The House Intelligence Committee is expected to vote during a meeting on Monday on whether to publicly release the Democrats' rebuttal memo .

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  • Trump Jr: Nunes' Memo 'a Little Bit of Sweet Revenge'
Trump Jr: Nunes' Memo 'a Little Bit of Sweet Revenge'

Schiff said after Monday's vote that "there is a rising sense of panic clearly at the White House and as well on the Hill (among Republicans)" about Mueller's investigation . Bannon's lawyer has been negotiating with the committee and the White House about the terms of his interview. The Nunes memo alleges that top law enforcement officials re...

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  • Water crisis exposes social divisions in South Africa's Cape Town
Water crisis exposes social divisions in South Africa's Cape Town

With experts predicting Cape Town will run out of water in mid-April, residents have been told to limit usage to 50 litres per person per day. Residents will be faced with traveling to one of about 200 distribution points for their daily allotment of water.

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  • Ariz. fire captain-paramedic shot and killed by driver
Ariz. fire captain-paramedic shot and killed by driver

Police say Brayer was riding on the back of a golf cart with several other people when a man driving a vehicle bumped the back of the cart. According to Sgt. "Kyle was also a United State Marines veteran and a great friend to many", the statement read . Friends describe Brayer as a great overall man, a lovely soul in and out, who changed the l...

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  • BJP releases list of 20 candidates for Nagaland Assembly polls
BJP releases list of 20 candidates for Nagaland Assembly polls

The letter has state BJP president Visasolie Lhoungu's name on it but not his signature. Three more of its MLAs resigned from the membership of the Nagaland Assembly and also from the party ahead of the polls. It is the only party till date to announce that it will contest the election. While appealing to all parties to respect "aspirations of ...

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  • Wordy duel continues between TDP-BJP leaders in AP
Wordy duel continues between TDP-BJP leaders in AP

Naidu held an emergency meeting of his party MPs in Amaravati on Sunday and advised them to carry out protests in the Parliament to present the voice of the people of AP. Chandrababu Naidu , however, instructed the party leaders and workers not to respond on personal allegations by the BJP leaders against him. It is elementary.

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  • Super Bowl ad kicks off major Tourism Australia campaign
Super Bowl ad kicks off major Tourism Australia campaign

The tweet came after Eastbound & Down actor Ike Barinholtz said that he was "legitimately bummed there is not a new Crocodile Dundee movie" being made. Chris Hemsworth was the obvious choice by everybody, so when it was revealed that Hemsworth was actually McBride's sidekick, people began to get very interested in this Crocodile Dundee sequel .

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  • Dubai airport predicts rise in traffic after 2017 growth dips
Dubai airport predicts rise in traffic after 2017 growth dips

It was the slowest growth since at least 2009, according to Reuters calculations. In December DXB handled 229,019 tonnes of cargo compared to 230,122 tonnes recorded in the same month during 2016, a minor contraction of 0.5 per cent. Emirates now accounts for 51 percent of the airport's passenger traffic and flydubai has 13.2 percent. Flydubai coul...

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  • Delhi police foils kidnapping attempt, rescues 5-year-old from Ghaziabad
Delhi police foils kidnapping attempt, rescues 5-year-old from Ghaziabad

According to a media report, one kidnapper has been shot dead during the encounter, while another terrorist has been injured in the rescue operation. Delhi Police said the rescue mission was launched around 1 am and one policeman was hit on his bullet-proof jacket when the kidnappers opened fire.

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  • CBI books top diamaond merchant Nirav Modi in cheating case
CBI books top diamaond merchant Nirav Modi in cheating case

A bank official Manoj Hanumat and retired deputy manager Gokulnath Shetty have also been mentioned in the FIR for abusing public position and helping in the conspiracy. The income tax official on January 31 had raided Nirav Modi, an Indian born jewellery designer and founder of United States dollars 2.3 billion Firestar Diamond.

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  • China to Probe US Sorghum Subsidies, Adding to Trade Tensions
China to Probe US Sorghum Subsidies, Adding to Trade Tensions

The ministry said it had initiated the investigation on its own because the local sector included a large number of small growers who were unable to prepare the necessary documentation. law instead of through the World Trade Organization. Texas and Kansas, major Republican strongholds or "red states", produce most of the US sorghum crop.

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  • Singapore Airlines to Launch Blockchain-Based Loyalty Wallet
Singapore Airlines to Launch Blockchain-Based Loyalty Wallet

Both German airline conglomerate Lufthansa and Air New Zealand past year teamed up with Swiss start-up Winding Tree to build blockchain-based travel apps as the companies look at new ways of distributing tickets and services to customers. It is now signing up retail partners before the wallet launches. Overall, the company said it will invest hun...

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  • Nassar sentenced to 40 - 125 years in Eaton County
Nassar sentenced to 40 - 125 years in Eaton County

Nassar was no longer allowed to treat patients at USA Gymnastics, but he continued to abuse young girls at Michigan State amid a slow FBI investigation. Larry Nassar was sentenced Monday to 40 to 125 years in prison, ending a remarkable three weeks of court hearings that dramatically personalized the pain and suffering the former doctor caused fo...

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  • Fred Warmbier to Attend Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony with Pence — WashPost
Fred Warmbier to Attend Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony with Pence — WashPost

North Korea's International Olympic Committee (IOC) member Chang Ung landed in South Korea Sunday to attend an IOC meeting later this week in Pyeongchang County, Gangwon, saying he hoped for a successful Winter Games. However, it is yet unclear whether the United States and the North are willing to sit down for talks. US Vice President Mike Penc...

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