• N. Korea summit will be in May or early June
N. Korea summit will be in May or early June

Trump said at the beginning of a cabinet meeting at the White House. News of the chemical attack, which killed dozens in Douma , has sparked global outrage. His comments Monday came after USA officials said they have confirmed that Kim is willing to discuss the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula. "The farmers will be better off tha...

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  • Man and woman shot in the legs on Merseyside
Man and woman shot in the legs on Merseyside

She says, "My house help was complaining about how her daughter-in-law hasn't been helpful in making a better man of her son and I thought it was ridiculous of her to think that way". Later that day, investigators said they received a call about a murder on Clover Lane. She jumped in front of the bullet meant for me. Police say Hannick accompanie...

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  • President Trump Promises
President Trump Promises "Big Price To Pay" After Attack In Syria

The deadly attack triggered a strong response from President Donald Trump , who warned that "animal Assad" would have a "big price to pay" in a tweet Sunday. Meanwhile Ahmet Uzumcu, head of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, expressed "grave concern" about the alleged attack. The group is the implementing body for the Ch...

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  • Nunes threatens to 'impeach' Wray and Rosenstein
Nunes threatens to 'impeach' Wray and Rosenstein

Devin Nunes (R-CA), the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, warned the Department of Justice and the Federal Bureau of Investigation against not being forthcoming with documents his committee has subpoenaed regarding alleged wrongdoing at those agencies.

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  • Students return to school in Humboldt area after tragic bus crash
Students return to school in Humboldt area after tragic bus crash

Pettie said the team does everything it can to ensure safety on those trips, including scheduling rest breaks for bus drivers, but he admits there have been some heart-in-your-throat moments like a trip to Merritt in a snowstorm last January that took nearly seven hours and delayed the scheduled start of that night's game against the Centennials.

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  • Local soldier discusses possible deployment to US-Mexico border
Local soldier discusses possible deployment to US-Mexico border

Texan officials said about 300 troops would be dispatched, by the state, weekly until the complement of the National Guard reaches at least 1,000. SC despatched troops to the border all through Operation Soar Start, the border deployment ordered by Bush in 2006. The only holdout border state was California, led by Democratic Gov.

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  • US, allies draw up plans for high-stakes strike against Syria
US, allies draw up plans for high-stakes strike against Syria

The Russian military said on March 13 that it would respond to any USA strike on Syria by targeting any missiles and launchers involved. Russian Federation and the United States tangled on Tuesday at the United Nations over the use of chemical weapons in Syria as Washington and its allies considered whether to strike at President Bashar al-...

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  • US requests UN vote at 1900 GMT on Syria chemical inquiry
US requests UN vote at 1900 GMT on Syria chemical inquiry

He will remain in Washington to "oversee the American response to Syria", the White House said. Trump, asked at midday whether Russian President Vladimir Putin bore any responsibility for the weekend attack, responded: "He may, yeah, he may".

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  • Unilever PLC (LON:ULVR) Weekly Ratings on April 11, 2018
Unilever PLC (LON:ULVR) Weekly Ratings on April 11, 2018

The institutional investor held 114,883 shares of the hotels and resorts company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $3.84 million, up from 47,240 at the end of the previous reported quarter. JP Morgan upgraded Unilever PLC ( NYSE :UL) on Tuesday, January 12 to "Overweight" rating. Liberum Capital restated a hold rating and set a GBX 3,960 ($55.97) t...

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  • Trump to Skip South America Summit to Focus on Syria
Trump to Skip South America Summit to Focus on Syria

Syrian war monitors say government forces and their allies are on alert and taking precautionary measures at military bases and posts across the country amid fears of a USA attack. He said: "Another humanitarian disaster for no reason whatsoever". Global chemical weapons experts are expected to go to Douma to investigate the suspected poison ga...

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  • Syria:Russia says no evidence of Douma chemical attack
Syria:Russia says no evidence of Douma chemical attack

Trump and French president Emmanuel Macron agreed in a phone call on Monday "to continue their coordination on responding to Syria's atrocious use of chemical weapons", the White House said on Monday evening. Pressed by reporters on whetherRussian President Vladimir Putin bears responsibility for the chemicalattack, Trump said, "He m...

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  • Trump blames Putin, Obama for 'mindless' chemical attack in Syria
Trump blames Putin, Obama for 'mindless' chemical attack in Syria

A Navy destroyer, the USS Donald Cook, got underway in the eastern Mediterranean on Monday after completing a port call in Cyprus. His comments came exactly a year and a day after the USA fired cruise missiles at a Syrian air base in retaliation for a deadly sarin gas attack in 2017.

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  • ADB forecasts 7% GDP growth this year
ADB forecasts 7% GDP growth this year

The World Bank has questioned the BBS's latest provisional GDP estimate, raising doubts over claims of robust expansion of the manufacturing sector and domestic demand. "A pickup in growth in advanced economies will likely help exports to grow at a healthy rate". In the Pacific, growth is expected to reach 2.2 percent and 3.0 percent for the two ...

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  • USA resolution on Syria chemical weapons attacks vetoed by Russian Federation at UN
USA resolution on Syria chemical weapons attacks vetoed by Russian Federation at UN

British ambassador Karen Pierce said the United Kingdom opposed the resolution because an OPCW investigative team is already headed to Syria and the Russian text did not include a new body to determine accountability for chemical weapons attacks.

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  • Nerve agent attack: Sergei Skripal no longer in a critical condition
Nerve agent attack: Sergei Skripal no longer in a critical condition

Investigators concluded the two were poisoned by the nerve agent Novichok. Earlier Karen Pierce, UK's ambassador to the United Nations , told the Security Council that Britain's actions "stand up to any scrutiny" and pledged to keep the 15-member body updated on the inquiry.

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  • US, Russia clash at United Nations over chemical weapons attacks in Syria
US, Russia clash at United Nations over chemical weapons attacks in Syria

Russian Federation has vetoed a proposal to set up an investigation into chemical weapons use in Syria . According to rescue workers, on Saturday more than 40 people died in the rebel-held Damascus suburb of Douma in an alleged chemical attack, which left victims wheezing, with discolored skin and foaming at the mouth.

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  • Israel to Discipline Filmer of Viral Gaza Protest Sniper Shot, Not Shooter
Israel to Discipline Filmer of Viral Gaza Protest Sniper Shot, Not Shooter

In it, an Israeli sniper can be seen shooting an unarmed Palestinian standing near the border fence. "Do you have a bullet in the barrell?" one IDF soldier can be heard asking in the video, and then, "is it on him?" Jonathan Rugman reports from Gaza .

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  • College student defends showing off gun in graduation photo
College student defends showing off gun in graduation photo

She captioned the photo with "I don't take normal graduation photos", and while the post has been liked over 80,000 times and she has received a lot of positive comments on Twitter, the college student has been the recipient of vitriol that surprised her.

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  • Two men plead guilty to robbing Scranton gas stations
Two men plead guilty to robbing Scranton gas stations

A South Texas man accused of stealing $1.2 million worth of fajitas from his county job is expected to plead guilty rather than face a jury trial this month, according to court records. He told police he then used the broken bottle to stab Nuñez-Lopez in the neck. A man who lived at the home found Nuñez-Lopez on the ground. The DWI count was a ...

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  • US, Russia clash at United Nations over Syria
US, Russia clash at United Nations over Syria

Russia's ambassador to Lebanon promised to shoot down US missiles should US President Donald Trump decide to strike Syria . "The United States is convinced and knows that some sort of a chemical weapon was used", spokeswoman Heather Nauert told reporters when asked whether the us will wait for an investigation by the Organization for th...

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  • Russia-linked account spread fake Hillary Clinton sex tape
Russia-linked account spread fake Hillary Clinton sex tape

A Rubinjeer post to the largest pro-Donald Trump community, r/The Donald, was titled, "This is How Hillary gets black votes" before the 2016 election, linking to an animated gif of the fake porn video that was still available in the community, per NBC News.

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  • Russian Federation relations worse than ever, including Cold War, says Trump
Russian Federation relations worse than ever, including Cold War, says Trump

Tass in a news story out of the northern Syria city of Homs quoted lawmaker Dmitry Sablin refuting reports that Assad may have fled Syria . The Syrian government said its invitation to the worldwide chemical weapons watchdog to send a fact-finding mission to the country is "proof" that Damascus is innocent and has not used chemical weapons.

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  • House Speaker Paul Ryan won't run for re-election
House Speaker Paul Ryan won't run for re-election

The Atlantic's Elaina Plott confirmed Jonathan Swan's scoop, adding that Ryan will "tell colleagues today that he's not running for re-election". Speaker John Boehner retired in 2015. Rumors of Ryan's departure have been circulating for months, even after he seemed to dismiss them late previous year.

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  • USA takes Chad off travel ban list
USA takes Chad off travel ban list

President Donald Trump has removed Chad from the requirement of enhanced immigrant vetting because the country has demonstrated i ist no longer a security threat to United States interests, the White House said in a press release. Trump's critics have said his travel ban unfairly singled out Muslims, and violated US law and the Constitution. ...

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  • Facebook helping Mueller in Russian Federation probe: Zuckerberg
Facebook helping Mueller in Russian Federation probe: Zuckerberg

California's two senators were among those who put Zuckerberg on the hot seat. Many were already making the rounds ahead of Wednesday. "I've never consented to having Facebook collect my data, which can be used to draw very detailed inferences about my life, my habits, and my relationships".

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