• Florida Shooting : Shooter charged with 17 counts of murder
Florida Shooting : Shooter charged with 17 counts of murder

Thousands gathered for a candlelight vigil in Parkland , Fla., to honor the memory of the 17 people killed on Wednesday when a gunman opened fire at a local high school. His attorney, Melisa McNeill, said he was fully aware of what's going on but was just a "broken human being". "He's sad, he's mournful, he's remorseful".

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  • Jimmy Kimmel emotional about Florida school shooting
Jimmy Kimmel emotional about Florida school shooting

Authorities say Cruz used an AR-15 rifle to kill 17 people at or near the Majory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida on Wednesday. To the sound of rapturous applause, Jimmy concluded his monologue by revealing he was "very, very, very tired" of hearing politicians attempt to side-step the issue of gun control by accusing tho...

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  • Brown Ousted From PC Caucus
Brown Ousted From PC Caucus

Brown was notified that he has been removed from the PC caucus effective immediately", said the statement. Brown faced accusations of sexual misconduct by two women, one who originally said she was in high school at the time, the other who worked for Brown when he was a member of Parliament.

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  • Turkish premier hints at new era in German-Turkish ties
Turkish premier hints at new era in German-Turkish ties

Speaking after a meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin , May stressed the importance of economic ties between Britain and Germany that she said "secures and generates hundreds of thousands of jobs in both countries". "We know that there are other, perhaps not so prominent, cases of people that are in Turkish jails and we hope ...

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  • Trump warned Abbas of upcoming financial aid cuts through Putin
Trump warned Abbas of upcoming financial aid cuts through Putin

He is the first Arab official to visit Al-Aqsa Mosque after Trump's decision , and his state does neither recognize Israel nor has diplomatic relations with it. Israel captured East Jerusalem from Jordan in the 1967 Middle East war and annexed it in a move not recognised internationally. Also on Friday, Islamic Hamas movement warned Israel that ...

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  • UP budget: Yogi Adityanath's govt lays major focus on agriculture, infrastructure development
UP budget: Yogi Adityanath's govt lays major focus on agriculture, infrastructure development

The government has earmarked Rs 14341.89 crore for new projects and schemes to be launched from the next fiscal. Questioning the chairman's direction issued two days ago, Yogi said the Central agency did not come under the jurisdiction of the state government.

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  • Jeremy Corbyn allegedly met with a communist spy during the Cold War
Jeremy Corbyn allegedly met with a communist spy during the Cold War

And in fresh bombshell claims today, Mr Sarkocy said Mr Corbyn - then a backbench Labour MP - was paid for information by the Czech secret police, known as the STB. "I assume Corbyn will now do the same with the Sun? ". Speaking at a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation meeting in Brussels, South Staffordshire MP Mr Williamson said: "Time and ti...

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  • Bangladesh hands list of 8032 Rohingya refugees to Myanmar for repatriation
Bangladesh hands list of 8032 Rohingya refugees to Myanmar for repatriation

Khan said officials in Myanmar would choose 6,500 people next Tuesday to be sent back in an initial phase. Rohingya refugees are living in dire conditions in Bangladesh IBTimes US. Myanmar has said it launched "clearance" operations against terrorists and has dismissed as false allegations from witnesses and survivors that troops and Buddhist mo...

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  • Washington college on lockdown after reports of shots fired
Washington college on lockdown after reports of shots fired

Friday morning telling students and staff to lock down classrooms and offices. About an hour after the initial report, the South King Fire agency tweeted it knew of "no known" victims. It is located in Des Moines, Washington, about halfway between Seattle and Tacoma. Armed police officers were seen patrolling the campus where several ambulanc...

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  • Pakistan to send military training mission to Saudi Arabia
Pakistan to send military training mission to Saudi Arabia

The Pakistan Army has been finally deployed to Saudi Arabia. Saudi Arabia has been demanding deployment of Pakistani troops since the start of the Yemen conflict in 2015, but Pakistan has been struggling to evade the demand despite a unanimously adopted parliamentary resolution affirming the country's "neutrality" in the conflict.

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  • 2 firms paid $50 million by Trump inaugural committee
2 firms paid $50 million by Trump inaugural committee

The largest single payment - $26 million - went to WIS Media Partners of Marina del Rey, Calif., a one-shot entity created in December 2016 by Stephanie Winston Wolkoff, a socialite known for planning Manhattan galas and associate of Vogue editor Anna Wintour.

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  • What would you like to hear from the President's SONA?
What would you like to hear from the President's SONA?

Zuma resigned Wednesday, opening the way for Ramaphosa to become South Africa's fifth president since the end of white minority rule in 1994. Heckles erupted from the opposition benches. He has served as country's deputy president since 2014. "We have to build further on the collaboration with business and labour to restore confidence and preve...

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  • Mattis: US, Turkey find 'common ground' in dialogue on Syria
Mattis: US, Turkey find 'common ground' in dialogue on Syria

The meeting came on the eve of a visit to Turkey by US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson . "We have to be sure the YPG will withdraw to the east of the Euphrates [River]". The United States recognizes Ankara's right to secure its borders, but calls on Turkey to show restraint in its operation in Syria's Afrin and not to escalate tensions, Re...

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  • Mamata Banerjee Asks Ford to Build Manufacturing Plant in West Bengal
Mamata Banerjee Asks Ford to Build Manufacturing Plant in West Bengal

Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said the state will not invest 40 per cent of the fund in a scheme that is not a need of the hour. While Niti Ayog has captured the centre's health plan to cost Rs 5500-6000 crore a year, it has provisionally allocated 2000 crore only from the central government's budgetary allocation.

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  • Zuma resignation the 'direct result of EFF' activism - Malema
Zuma resignation the 'direct result of EFF' activism - Malema

So caucus is confident that everybody will be here‚ except those who‚ for very good reasons‚ can't be here. "In the eyes of the worldwide world, South Africa fell from being the world's darling to a polecat state as a result of Jacob Zuma's foreign policy".

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  • Mueller charges 13 Russians, three entities for interfering in USA elections
Mueller charges 13 Russians, three entities for interfering in USA elections

Trump". "Defendants, posing as USA persons and creating false U.S. personas, operated social media pages and groups designed to attract United States audiences", the indictment reads. The 13 employees of the organisation named travelled to the United States under false pretences in order to collect intelligence for their interference operations, ...

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  • Merkel says she is 'curious' and 'not frustrated' by UK's Brexit plans
Merkel says she is 'curious' and 'not frustrated' by UK's Brexit plans

The City's plan proposed that Britain and the European Union would allow cross border trade in financial services on the condition that each side preserve regulatory standards in line with the best global standards. A dispute resolution mechanism would be part of the plan, the FT said. The original " punishment clause " sparked angry reaction...

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  • Turkish PM Yildirim to meet Merkel amid spat over jailed German reporter
Turkish PM Yildirim to meet Merkel amid spat over jailed German reporter

Yildirim had repeatedly expressed "hope" this week that Yucel would soon be freed, while insisting that Turkish courts are independent. German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel told reporters in Munich he expected Yucel would shortly be able to leave Turkey .

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  • Murder suspect admits he 'snapped' after sex with victim
Murder suspect admits he 'snapped' after sex with victim

I feel like s. "I f--ing hate myself, you know?" "I wake up with nightmares thinking of what that girl went through", she said, crying. Cuesta, 19, was found on laying in the middle of the Tesla Road in Livermore with multiple stab wounds.

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  • Passports of Nirav Modi, Mehul Choksi suspended in ₹11300 crore bank scam
Passports of Nirav Modi, Mehul Choksi suspended in ₹11300 crore bank scam

PNBs first complaint was filed on January 29 with the CBI mentioning it as an Rs 280 crore fraud . Meanwhile, both Modi and Choksi are summoned under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) and asked to depose within a week's time.

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  • Four life sentences for Palestinian who killed three Israelis in their home
Four life sentences for Palestinian who killed three Israelis in their home

An Israeli military court has sentenced a Palestinian resistance fighter to four life sentences after three settlers were killed in an illegal outpost a year ago, according to Ynet News. "The truth is, I really thought it would happen, really had a thought that this murder would shock the country", Salomon told Channel 2 . The Salomon family criti...

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  • Huge sinkhole swallows cars, prompts evacuations in Rome
Huge sinkhole swallows cars, prompts evacuations in Rome

The very big ground collapse happened about 5.30pm local time. At least six cars fell into the 30ft hole in Rome when the ground collapsed beneath them at around 5.30pm. However, the sinkhole is near a construction site, where workers are building residential structures, according to public broadcaster RAI News . The view of a large sinkhole t...

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  • Morning fog gives way to rain chances late — FIRST ALERT FORECAST
Morning fog gives way to rain chances late — FIRST ALERT FORECAST

Tuesday night, the low will be around 18, with partly cloudy skies, according to the weather service. A cold front will move across our region Friday afternoon and it will bring a chance for a few showers. Thursday will give way to variable cloudy skies along with a 50% chance of rain. "Although the snow could mix with sleet south of the turn...

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  • Who were the victims of the Parkland school shooting?
Who were the victims of the Parkland school shooting?

We're children. You guys are the adults . Jereb said he understood that Cruz had had "trouble with a girl" and he believed the timing of the attack, carried out on Valentine's Day, wasn't a coincidence. Vows to prevent such bloody episodes in the future abounded. According to the family's lawyer, who did not identify them, they knew that Cruz ow...

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  • Rahul Gandhi to address public meeting in poll-bound Tripura today
Rahul Gandhi to address public meeting in poll-bound Tripura today

Manik Sarkar is the longest serving Chief Minister of any state followed by late Jyoti Basu, who was at the helm in West Bengal. The election in Charilam Assembly constituency (in western Tripura's Sepahijala district), reserved for the tribals, was earlier scheduled to be held on February 18 along with 59 other Assembly constituencies across t...

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