• USA indictments: Putin's chef, Trump's reaction and other key facts
USA indictments: Putin's chef, Trump's reaction and other key facts

The indictment also targets a Russian Internet agency . For his part, President Donald Trump has claimed that the indictment, which accuses the Russians of having started their campaign as early as 2014, vindicates him and his staff of any wrongdoing.

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  • U.S. 2016 presidential election: Russians, Americans exchange barbs over interference in elections
U.S. 2016 presidential election: Russians, Americans exchange barbs over interference in elections

The defendants are also accused of spreading derogatory information about Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton , which combined with Rosenstein's statement prompted a response from Trump . According to the indictment , the Russian Internet Research Agency sought to conduct "what it called " information warfare against the Unit...

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  • Highway Closure Near Milton Prompted by Shooting
Highway Closure Near Milton Prompted by Shooting

Toronto Police say a man is dead after his vehicle ran into Bayview Arena at 3230 Bayview Ave. Police found shell casings and bullet fragments on the highway. Schmidt said the incident happened in a commercial area and there are several businesses in the area that might have video evidence. In the meantime, OPP forensic identification unit, highw...

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  • Federer sets up Rotterdam final against Dimitrov
Federer sets up Rotterdam final against Dimitrov

I had to win a lot of matches past year, said Federer, who was as low as 17 in the world in January 2017 before he returned to form with the Australian Open title. "I saw him right after, it was a little bit of a shock how he felt", Dimitrov said. 'It's been an unbelievable journey and to clinch it here, where I got my first wildcard in 1998, mea...

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  • South Korean Olympian Dons IRON MAN Helmet For Skeleton Bobsled Race
South Korean Olympian Dons IRON MAN Helmet For Skeleton Bobsled Race

He did, however, emerge as one of the top candidates to dethrone Dukurs. Tregubov said the decision by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to formally ban Russian Federation from the Games over state-sponsored doping at Sochi 2014 had been a distraction.

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  • Ledecka, snowboarder who stunned ski purists
Ledecka, snowboarder who stunned ski purists

PyeongChang 2018There are several reasons why Ester Ledecka's shock win in the women's super-G at PyeongChang 2018 on Saturday 17 February was one of the biggest upsets in the history of the Olympic Winter Games. Liechtenstein's Tina Weirather took bronze . In Alpensia Cross-Country Skiing Center, Norway won the women's 4x5-kilometer rela...

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  • City lobbies for mutual access deal after Brexit
City lobbies for mutual access deal after Brexit

The Prime Minister delighted the anti-Brussels wing of the Tory Party by telling a security conference in Munich that the United Kingdom would not wait until the end of any transition period to leave the EU's common foreign and security policy.

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  • Social media firms got played by Russian agents says USA government
Social media firms got played by Russian agents says USA government

According to the Mueller indictment , Russian operatives, and in particular the Russian-owned Internet Research Agency, did indeed seek to disrupt the USA political system and sow discord - mostly by attempting to interfere with the 2016 election.

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  • Google's 'View Image' Button Removed to Deter Copyright Theft
Google's 'View Image' Button Removed to Deter Copyright Theft

To deter photo and image theft such as this, Google has removed the "View Image" button from its search engine. As The Verge reports, changes to Google's image search page were introduced yesterday and it seems to be a direct response to the complaints lodged against Google by photographers and publishers over images being stolen.

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  • Democracy is BJP's core value: Narendra Modi
Democracy is BJP's core value: Narendra Modi

The BJP will reportedly move out of its Ashoka Road headquarters as early as next week. "The Jan Sangh and BJP leaders have been at the forefront at all leading mass movements after Independence". There are several parties with their own views, ideologies and working. Modi said it was not hard to form a political party in India, adding that, seve...

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  • Trump visits hospital, thanks medical staff in wake of Florida shooting
Trump visits hospital, thanks medical staff in wake of Florida shooting

The ninth grader is being treated at a hospital. The Wednesday shooting left 17 people dead, leaving no one in the school untouched by tragedy. Administrators contemplated him as a potential threat, one of the teachers reported that a warning had been emailed past year declining the permission to let him enter the campus with his backpack.

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  • Why truckers support Trump's proposed gas tax hike
Why truckers support Trump's proposed gas tax hike

Democratic U.S. Rep. Tom Carper said that during a bipartisan meeting with lawmakers at the White House, Trump noted that the federal gas tax of 18.4-cent-a-gallon tax hasn't been raised since 1993. The gas tax, like numerous other pay-fors that are being discussed, is not ideal", she said. In fact, Sabrin suggested elimination of the $.184 fed...

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  • Plane crashes in Iran with more than 50 aboard
Plane crashes in Iran with more than 50 aboard

Semirom lies in the southwestern region of Iran, around 480 kilometers south of the capital. A spokesperson for the airline said the flight was carrying 60 passengers, including one child, and six crew members. "The plane had 50 to 60 passengers", Pir Hossein Koolivand, the head of the emergency services told the Fars news agency. The Iranian R...

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  • Telltale internet message may have foreshadowed Florida school massacre
Telltale internet message may have foreshadowed Florida school massacre

A stuffed toy slumps over in front of a sign at a makeshift memorial on a fence close to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School three days after the school shooting in Parkland, Florida , U.S., February 17, 2018. Cruz, a 19-year-old orphan whose mother died last year, was charged with murder Thursday in the assault that devastated this sleepy ...

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  • Russians charged with meddling in '16 election
Russians charged with meddling in '16 election

Perez points to the indictment as proof that the 2016 election was marred by Russian interference; including hacking into the DNC by Russian operatives as well as hacking into voter registration systems across the country, along with the now ubiquitous understanding of the Russian presence on social media and their attempts to foster di...

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  • At rally, Parkland shooting survivors rail against NRA, Trump
At rally, Parkland shooting survivors rail against NRA, Trump

The president had effusive praise for doctors, nurses and first responders who treated the survivors of Wednesday's attack at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School that left 17 students and faculty dead. "They said every time something like this is not going to happen again, but it's happening again and again, so we obviously are doing somethi...

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  • Florida school shooting survivors demand stricter gun laws
Florida school shooting survivors demand stricter gun laws

Time and time again - since he was in middle school. We need to pay attention to the fact that this isn't just a mental health issue. "Enjoy an enormous array of firearms, ammunition, shooting supplies, knives, and so much more! " the Florida Gun Show organizers boast in a promotional video posted on their Facebook page .

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  • Priebus Opens Up About White House Chaos
Priebus Opens Up About White House Chaos

However, Priebus ultimately relented, saying it wasn't worth "going to go to war over" with Trump. "I responded, 'What?' And he said, 'Well, we just got a special counsel, and [Attorney General Jeff] Sessions just resigned.' I said, 'What!?" Other topics touched on in the wide-ranging interview: Anthony Scaramucci, preventing Jeff Sessions from r...

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  • Huge fire breaks out near holiest site in Tibetan Buddhism, Jokhang Temple
Huge fire breaks out near holiest site in Tibetan Buddhism, Jokhang Temple

The fire started at 6.40 pm yesterday but was soon brought under control, it said. State media said there was no damage to cultural relics. The Barkhor, a bustling market street in the heart of Lhasa, capital of Tibet Autonomous Region, was reopened to the public Sunday after a temporary closure following a fire.

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  • Florida shooter willing to plead guilty to avoid death penalty, attorney says
Florida shooter willing to plead guilty to avoid death penalty, attorney says

An FBI agent confirmed a field officer in Jackson, Mississippi, received the tip and interviewed the person who shared it. Nikolas Cruz, who has been charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder, was expelled from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in 2017 for what the Broward County sheriff called "disciplinary reasons".

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  • Killed After Military Helicopter Crashes While Surveying Mexico Earthquake Damage
Killed After Military Helicopter Crashes While Surveying Mexico Earthquake Damage

Geological Survey. A strong quake cut power to nearly a million homes and businesses across Mexico , the head of the country's Federal Electricity Commission said Friday. The epicenter of the quake, whose initial magnitude was reported at seven.five, was 50 kilometers northeast of Pinotepa, in (wah-HAW-kah) Oaxaca State.

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  • GoFundMe to support Florida school shooting victims
GoFundMe to support Florida school shooting victims

On CNN Wednesday night, Don Lemon said that after yet another mass shooting at school - this one in Parkland, Florida , with 17 dead - "everyone agrees" that "we need to keep guns out of the hands of risky people", America can make "mental health a priority" at the same time as it enacts new gun laws, and "I know we are better than this".

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  • Cyclone Gita to bring severe weather
Cyclone Gita to bring severe weather

Cyclone Gita was updated as a Category 2 as it moved towards Niue on Saturday 10 February. "Now is the ideal time to plan ahead", says the Ministry's Director, Sarah Stuart-Black. A Watch for heavy rain is in force for Horowhenua, Kapiti Coast and Wellington, and the South Island as far south as North Otago. Gita will approach the western coa...

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  • Floridians Tell Politicians Who Do The NRA's Bidding Their Time Is Up
Floridians Tell Politicians Who Do The NRA's Bidding Their Time Is Up

The NRA spent $30.3 million supporting Trump and opposing Hillary Clinton in the 2016 election, according to the Center for Responsive Politics and McClatchy DC . "Because we earned it just like how you earned the right to protect Barron ". So one way to look at the total NRA impact on these races is calculate the total benefit to the Republic...

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  • How to talk to your kids about school shootings
How to talk to your kids about school shootings

Fear of tougher gun laws after deadly shootings may drive people to stockpile weapons. A chant started up among those gathered: "Shame on you!" She also said the state would be covering counseling for survivors and encouraged donations to the official GoFundMe account for victims and families.

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