• Backed Syrian fighters capture militant linked to 9/11 attack
Backed Syrian fighters capture militant linked to 9/11 attack

Zammar, in his mid-fifties, has been accused of recruiting some of the September 11 al-Qaeda hijackers who carried out attacks on Washington and NY, killing nearly 3,000 people. The Ahrar al-Sham brigade, a part of the Islamic Front that has distanced itself from groups directly affiliated with al-Qaeda, helped arrange the exchange.

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  • Stalker broke into Taylor Swift's home, took nap
Stalker broke into Taylor Swift's home, took nap

Alvarado has been charged with felony stalking, along with burglary, criminal mischief and criminal trespass. Swift was not home during today's break-in. The police report, obtained by The Blast , revealed the man was wearing a mask and rubber gloves and carrying a knife, live ammunition, and black rope.

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  • 'Treasured sword': What Kim said about N. Korea's nukes
'Treasured sword': What Kim said about N. Korea's nukes

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un declared the country will be suspending its nuclear program ahead of much-anticipated talks between the two Koreas next week, and the US and North Korea sometime next month. "It's a necessary but not sufficient step in North Korea returning to its past non-proliferation commitments". The North said as it has ...

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  • Putin ready for a meeting with Trump, says Lavrov
Putin ready for a meeting with Trump, says Lavrov

She noted that today, 12 days after the alleged chemical attack, the OPCW experts have been unable to get into the Duma. An official close to the Syrian Government said the United Nations security team had been met by protesters demonstrating against the US-led strikes.

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  • Influential Analyst Rating Changes: Leidos Holdings, Inc. (LDOS), QuinStreet, Inc. (QNST)
Influential Analyst Rating Changes: Leidos Holdings, Inc. (LDOS), QuinStreet, Inc. (QNST)

Guardian Capital Lp sold 71,228 shares as Automatic Data Processing In ( ADP)'s stock declined 3.95%. The institutional investor held 35,651 shares of the technology company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $4.18M, down from 40,816 at the end of the previous reported quarter.

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  • Louis prosecutor files additional charge against Gov. Greitens
Louis prosecutor files additional charge against Gov. Greitens

A St. Louis prosecutor has charged Greitens with two counts of tampering with computer data to defraud or obtain property. "St. Louis Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner reviewed the evidence turned over to her by my office and determined that there is probable cause to file criminal charges against the Governor", Hawley said in a statement.

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  • Government plans death penalty for child rapists
Government plans death penalty for child rapists

The outrage after the Kathua gangrape and murder case and Unnao rape case has forced the government to sit up and take notice of the rage and as evident in the letter to the Supreme Court , the Centre is planning to incorporate death penalty under POCSO Act.

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  • Court Deals Blow to Pence-Era Indiana Anti-Choice Law
Court Deals Blow to Pence-Era Indiana Anti-Choice Law

Richard PenceTop LGBT group targets Pence in new campaign Family, friends mourn death of Barbara Bush Gay pride festival in Pence's hometown draws more than 2k attendees: report MORE (R), is unconstitutional , a federal appeals court ruled on Thursday.

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  • North Korea says it is suspending nuclear tests
North Korea says it is suspending nuclear tests

January 2: President-elect Donald Trump tweets , " North Korea just stated that it is in the final stages of developing a nuclear weapon capable of reaching parts of the U.S. North Korea has defended its nuclear and missile programmes in the face of worldwide condemnation and sanctions as a necessary deterrent against perceived USA hostility.

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  • Global Watchdog Awaits Access to Alleged Syria Chemical Site
Global Watchdog Awaits Access to Alleged Syria Chemical Site

Increasing regional jitters, Syrian anti-aircraft defences shot down missiles fired at the air base of Shayrat in Homs province late on Monday and at another base northeast of the capital, Damascus , Syrian state television and pro-Iranian Hezbollah media said .

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  • Lindsey Graham tweets support for Trump in 2020
Lindsey Graham tweets support for Trump in 2020

Although Corker was at one point being considered for Trump's Cabinet, when he announced his retirement from the Senate previous year, Trump tweeted that the Tennessee senator "begged" him for an endorsement and decided not to run because he "didn't have the guts".

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  • Former first lady Barbara Bush's memorial service set for 11 am Saturday
Former first lady Barbara Bush's memorial service set for 11 am Saturday

Mourners pause as former US first lady Barbara Bush lies in repose during the visitation of former first lady Barbara Bush at St. Martin's Episcopal Church, Friday, April 20, 2018, in Houston . 9 of 9 ATLANTIC OCEAN (June 10, 2012) Former first lady Barbara Bush at a promotion and reenlistment ceremony in the ship's hangar bay of the aircraft ca...

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  • Cuomo orders voting rights restored for parolees
Cuomo orders voting rights restored for parolees

Noting "energy efficiency is the most cost-effective way for New Yorkers to lower utility bills, curb harmful emissions and battle climate change", Cuomo said he was stepping up his already-ambitious energy agenda in direct response to the environmental shortcomings of the current federal administration.

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  • Maker of jet engine in fatal accident wants more inspections
Maker of jet engine in fatal accident wants more inspections

But for Mackey, a University of Oklahoma professor, there was nothing uncertain about what happened to Jennifer Riordan, the only person who died. Passengers dragged Riordan back into the cabin but she died at a Philadelphia hospital after the plane made an emergency landing.

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  • Michael Cohen Is Starting to Feel Like Michael Clayton
Michael Cohen Is Starting to Feel Like Michael Clayton

Otero is tasked with determining whether there is substantial overlap between the Federal Bureau of Investigation raids of Cohen's home, office and hotel earlier this month and his role in negotiating a deal with Daniels in 2016 in which she was paid to keep quiet about the alleged sexual encounter with Trump a decade before his presidency.

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  • Students Plan To Walk Out Of Class On Columbine Shooting Anniversary
Students Plan To Walk Out Of Class On Columbine Shooting Anniversary

The latest demonstrations follow a surge of youth activism following the February mass shooting that left 17 dead at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida . According to the Corpus Christi Independent School District, their high schools allowed students to participate on their own accord, gathering in designated areas for a sh...

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  • Kurt Loder Reviews I Feel Pretty
Kurt Loder Reviews I Feel Pretty

Amy Schumer stars as a New Yorker whose crippling self-esteem issues get cleared up courtesy of head trauma in the directorial debut of Abby Kohn and Marc Silverstein , the screenwriting team behind Never Been Kissed . Unlike the exhausted tropes of other blockbuster movies where women are told they have to change themselves in order to achiev...

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  • Suspected Chemical Attack in Syria: What We Know and Don't Know
Suspected Chemical Attack in Syria: What We Know and Don't Know

As it looked to head off the threat of Western strikes, Syria said it had invited the OPCW to visit the site of the alleged attack. The strikes "successfully hit every target", Ms White told reporters at the Pentagon. Assad's Barzah research and development center in Damascus was destroyed, McKenzie said. It said there were a number of fataliti...

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  • Accountability Court rejects Nawaz, Maryam's one week exemption plea
Accountability Court rejects Nawaz, Maryam's one week exemption plea

Speaking to media in the British capital, Sharif called for prayers for his ailing wife Begum Kulsoom undergoing cancer treatment at a hospital here. While responding to a question about his return to the country, where he is now facing cases corruption cases against him, Nawaz said that the decision to return depends on court's judgement on exem...

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  • Kangaroo killed by stone-throwing visitors at a Chinese zoo
Kangaroo killed by stone-throwing visitors at a Chinese zoo

A 12-year-old female marsupial was struck on her left foot, per ABC Australia, but although zookeepers tended to the animal's bleeding limb, they apparently didn't account for internal injuries. In 2013, a group hibernating crocodiles were also stoned by visitors at a zoo in Shenzhen, Guangdong province, because the visitors wanted to check if the ...

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  • Sizing Up Analyst Views on Shares of Compass Diversified Holdings (NYSE:CODI)
Sizing Up Analyst Views on Shares of Compass Diversified Holdings (NYSE:CODI)

It has underperformed by 61.98% the S&P500.The move comes after 8 months negative chart setup for the $1.21B company. Guardian Investment Management decreased its stake in Boeing Co (BA) by 18.37% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC.

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  • PM Modi joins world leaders for Commonwealth retreat
PM Modi joins world leaders for Commonwealth retreat

India, which is home to half of the 2.4 billion population of the Commonwealth, is expected to play a catalytic role in reinvigorating the organisation which had lost its relevance over the years in an increasingly multipolar world. So, as we tackle these challenges, I want to hear from everyone, and everyone will have chance to speak. The prime ...

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  • Alfie Evans' parents lose latest legal battle
Alfie Evans' parents lose latest legal battle

On Monday Italian Foreign Minister Angelino Alfano urged his British counterpart, Boris Johnson, to allow Alfie, who is suffering from an undiagnosed degenerative disease to be transferred to medical facilities in Rome. Alfie's parents have already lost fights in the High Court, Court of Appeal, Supreme Court and European Court of Human Rights. The...

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  • Confirmed! Rajinikanth's new movie 'Kaala' to release on June 7
Confirmed! Rajinikanth's new movie 'Kaala' to release on June 7

The film's promo has left the audience impressed to the core and Rajinikanth is seen doing what he does best-enthrall the masses with his swag. But the plans had to be changed because the Tamil industry went on strike on March 1. Sources close to the crew say that the film has been censored with 14 cuts. The main plot of " Kaala " revolves arou...

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  • Teaser poster for the latest instalment of Halloween arrives
Teaser poster for the latest instalment of Halloween arrives

Now, with the expectations of what's to come in the fall, and knowing that the continuation of the famed horror franchise, Halloween , begins this October, you better believe that I'm sitting idly by for any news. "There was the idea of, 'What do you call it?' If I had had my druthers, I probably would've called it Halloween Retold". Although ...

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