• John Kelly: 'God Punished Me' With White House Job
John Kelly: 'God Punished Me' With White House Job

Porter, these officials said , often presented the consensus views of the group or gave Trump recommendations. Kelly downgraded the security clearance of Jared Kushner, Trump's son-in-law from top secret to secret. President Donald Trump selected Kelly after then-chief of staff Reince Priebus was ousted in July. In business, he said, Mr Tr...

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  • Classes resume at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School
Classes resume at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School

Numerous police officers who stormed Columbine to confront the shooters wore camouflage, so students were banned from wearing camouflage clothing because it disturbed others. Across the country, students who are now accustomed to regular lock-down drills to prepare for the possibility of a mass shooting, have staged walk-outs calling for more gun...

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  • Bellamy Young apologises to Ryan Seacrest
Bellamy Young apologises to Ryan Seacrest

The audience was on board, too. Co-editor-inchief of Variety took to Twitter on 27 February claiming to have spoken with Seacrest's publicist before publishing the article: "We asked to speak to Seacrest directly and his reps declined to make him available".

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  • World's oldest female tattoo found on British Museum Egyptian mummies
World's oldest female tattoo found on British Museum Egyptian mummies

The tattoos , a wild bull, a Barbary sheep and an S-shaped motif, were found on two naturally mummified bodies at the British Museum in London, England. Pottery figurines found in Japan suggests the practice of tattoo art has been present on the Asian island for 12,000 years. Below them on the right arm is a linear motif which is similar to ob...

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  • Bipartisan group of senators aim to end U.S. military involvement in Yemen
Bipartisan group of senators aim to end U.S. military involvement in Yemen

United States lawmakers are seeking to end US military support for the Saudi-led coalition against members of the Houthi rebel group in Yemen. Sanders stressed that under the Constitution, Congress is the only authority that can declare war , alluding to divisions in the United States government between congressional power and the preside...

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  • Scaramucci says Hicks' departure is 'big loss' for Trump
Scaramucci says Hicks' departure is 'big loss' for Trump

She was supposed to be the "untouchable", reportedly Donald Trump's most trusted aide, a close confidante who knew the president, his family and their lives prior to joining the White House . During her appearance before the House Intelligence Committee, Trump's communications director had stuck to answering pre-approved questions, and refused...

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  • 2 stowaways on NY-bound flight die after falling off plane
2 stowaways on NY-bound flight die after falling off plane

Authorities didn't identify the two victims but said they either possibly fainted or were thrown off the plane. On closer inspection, they found a dead man, another one struggling to live, United States dollars 20 and a suitcase full of clothes, the Washington Post reported.

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  • Woman accused of poisoning look-alike with cheesecake
Woman accused of poisoning look-alike with cheesecake

Nasyrova's unusual story began in the southern Russian city of Krasnodar, where she befriended her older neighbour, Alla Aleksenko . Both women speak Russian and share the same complexion and dark hair. The woman was later discovered by one of her friends who took her to the hospital. Her passport, employment authorization card along with a gold r...

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  • Britain's Prince William Set to Visit Israel This Summer
Britain's Prince William Set to Visit Israel This Summer

Binyamin Netanyahu, its prime minister, said: "We welcome the announcement of Prince William's visit to Israel". Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu described the visit as "historic", adding: "He will be welcomed here with great affection".

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  • Treasury, IRS release new tax withholding calculator
Treasury, IRS release new tax withholding calculator

There's a chance your tax bracket changed on January 1-and the withholding you were taking from your paycheck might be the wrong amount these days. The calculator asks taxpayers to estimate their 2018 income, filing status, number of dependents, and other items that affect their taxes.

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  • NSA boss: Trump won't pull trigger for Russian Federation election hack retaliation
NSA boss: Trump won't pull trigger for Russian Federation election hack retaliation

Bill Nelson (D-Fla.) what he needed to do more , Rogers put the onus firmly on Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis and President Donald Trump . "Yes, sir. White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders disagreed with Admiral Rogers' views. "If we don't change the dynamic here, this is going to continue", Rogers said.

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  • Syria War : More than 500 dead as Assad Violates UN Ceasefire
Syria War : More than 500 dead as Assad Violates UN Ceasefire

State media said the rebels inside Ghouta are preventing civilians from leaving. The United States has accused Russian Federation and the Syrian government of violating the Eastern Ghouta ceasefire at a United Nations Security Council meeting.

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  • Myanmar steps up military presence close to Rohingya camps
Myanmar steps up military presence close to Rohingya camps

Suu Kyi has been widely criticised over her response to violence against the Rohingya Muslims, described by the United Nations as "ethnic cleansing". Lisa, also senior director for South and Central Asia of the National Security Council in the White House, is likely to call on Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali, Securit...

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  • Hamilton tops final day of test on medium tyres
Hamilton tops final day of test on medium tyres

The world champion has declared he would already feel ready to go to the Australian season-opener despite completing fewer than 100 laps during the opening week at Barcelona . With 324 laps recorded across the week, Toro Rosso has completed more mileage than any other team as it develops an understanding of its new Honda power supply.

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  • Pyongyang says United Nations chief is 'picking a quarrel' with sanctions remarks
Pyongyang says United Nations chief is 'picking a quarrel' with sanctions remarks

China's Foreign Ministry issued a statement Saturday calling new U.S. sanctions on North Korea part of "mistaken actions" that could further complicate the stand-off in the Korean Peninsula. The North Korean U.N. mission asked Guterres to push the Security Council to welcome "the process of improved inter-Korean relations and discouraging neighb...

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  • 'Beast from the East' sends Siberian cold blast across Europe
'Beast from the East' sends Siberian cold blast across Europe

It was the heaviest snowfall to hit Rome in six years. Roman Vilfand, head of the Russian Meteorological Office, told the Interfax news agency that Muscovites should brace themselves for frosty weather in early March and could only "count on the warmth of the soul".

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  • Sweeping gun control measure passes Florida Senate committee
Sweeping gun control measure passes Florida Senate committee

The second-deadliest shooting at a USA public school has reignited the long-running national debate over gun rights, pitting numerous students who survived the February 14 high school shooting in Parkland , Florida, against powerful gun rights groups like the National Rifle Association.

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  • Stage set for polls: Congress, BJP claim win in Meghalaya
Stage set for polls: Congress, BJP claim win in Meghalaya

Balloting in 183 polling stations will be webcast, to be made available at the offices of Chief Electoral Officer or District Electoral Officer and the Election Commission of India, Kharkongor said. "Counting on you all for peaceful elections throughout the state", the chief minister had tweeted earlier during the day. However, Sinha said polling...

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  • Nintendo Switch hardware redesign rumors looking bleak
Nintendo Switch hardware redesign rumors looking bleak

According to the WSJ report, Nintendo is waiting longer to release revised versions of Switch hardware than with previous launches, as part of a strategy to extend the lifecycle of the Switch beyond the standard five or so years a console generally stays in the spotlight.

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  • Injured Neymar arrives in Brazil to go under the knife
Injured Neymar arrives in Brazil to go under the knife

The operation will take place on Saturday and Dr Rodrigo Lasmar from Brazil's national team set-up delivered worrying news for the Selecao ahead of the World Cup in Russian Federation. PSG were initially confident it wasn't serious but their star man is now likely to miss the rest of the season - and could be out of the World Cup in Russian Federat...

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  • Rassie Erasmus confirmed as Springboks coach
Rassie Erasmus confirmed as Springboks coach

In the last two seasons, the dual former World Cup winners won only 11 of 25 Tests under Coetzee and twice conceded 57 points against greatest rivals New Zealand. "Following a very detailed review process of the 2017 season, I believe that we have managed to assemble a strong and experienced Springbok coaching and management staff ".

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  • Gov. Scott calls on FDLE to investigate Parkland shooting response
Gov. Scott calls on FDLE to investigate Parkland shooting response

A spokeswoman for Israel's office, in a statement released late Saturday, insisted that there was "no confirmation, at this time, other deputies did not enter the school when they should have". "Can we actually look at what really could have prevented this?" Broward County Public Schools Superintendent Robert Runcie said officials will be a...

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  • Aid deliveries in 'next few days'
Aid deliveries in 'next few days'

The Russian military has accused Syria's rebels of shelling a humanitarian corridor set up by Moscow and the Syrian government, offering residents of Damascus' besieged eastern suburbs a way out of the embattled enclave. Last Saturday, the UN Security Council adopted a resolution calling for a 30-day cease-fire in Syria without delay. While Easte...

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  • Beverly man charged with threatening Donald Trump Jr
Beverly man charged with threatening Donald Trump Jr

Police reportedly raided the Beverly, Mass., home where Frisiello lives with his family Thursday morning, and he's been charged with 10 counts of mail fraud and false information. The other four people who received letters include interim U.S. Attorney for the Central District of California Nicola T. Hanna , a Stanford University professor, a U....

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  • Jared Kushner Under Scrutiny Amid Loans Allegedly Received After White House Meetings
Jared Kushner Under Scrutiny Amid Loans Allegedly Received After White House Meetings

Neither source was authorized to discuss the decision publicly. The biggest early flash points in the debate over using the White House for personal gain, though, have been decidedly focused on his son-in-law, Jared Kushner . The official, who spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss Kushner's security clearance review, said there was a diff...

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