• Russian billionaire questioned about Cohen payments
Russian billionaire questioned about Cohen payments

Rather than risking Trump's wrath by cancelling, they allowed it to lapse. Cohen's filing was the first comment from his side since Avenatti published his own research Tuesday. "Mr. Ryan's submission on behalf of Mr. Cohen is baseless, improper and sanctionable". He alleged that AT&T made payments totaling $200,000 - $50,000 a month for fou...

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  • Teen to die for killing husband she says raped her
Teen to die for killing husband she says raped her

In recent years, women and children's rights activists have increasingly campaigned against forced marriages of girls and marriage of underage girls, a widespread phenomenon in Sudan given that Sudanese law allows children over the age of 10 to marry.

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  • Cornell Coed Protests Criticism of Clothing By Taking It Off
Cornell Coed Protests Criticism of Clothing By Taking It Off

The first thing that the professor said to me was 'is that really what you would wear?' College senior Letitia Chai delivered her thesis on the integration of refugees into host communities Saturday morning - while wearing her underwear.

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  • Georgia officer suspended for traffic stop with 65-year-old grandmother
Georgia officer suspended for traffic stop with 65-year-old grandmother

Legg also said may be he shouldn't have used profanity, but "it's immediate effectiveness is not questionable" because he "ended a volatile situation quickly with very limited force and got everyone off the highway and back into service". CNN was attempting to contact the former officer. Squad auto video shows Officer James Legg shouting "you'r...

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  • Pompeo says talks with North Korea's Kim were 'warm'
Pompeo says talks with North Korea's Kim were 'warm'

South Korea's Unification Minister says Seoul is expecting to reach a comprehensive settlement with North Korea on the regime's denuclearization. "If Chairman Kim chooses the right path, there is a future brimming with peace and prosperity for the North Korean people".

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  • Will be doing more pressers unlike PM: Rahul
Will be doing more pressers unlike PM: Rahul

To craft its return to power, the Congress in Karnataka is relying on the votes of Dalits, who make up 17% of the population, Muslims (11%) and Kurubas (8%), the community to which Siddaramaih belongs. On Wednesday, Mr Modi had remarked that Gandhi's ambition to become PM "reeks of arrogance". He slammed the Congress for raising questions about t...

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  • Ex-Speaker Sheldon Silver convicted of corruption, again
Ex-Speaker Sheldon Silver convicted of corruption, again

Supreme Court, in a ruling that reversed the conviction of Bob McDonnell, a former Republican governor of Virginia, narrowed the kind of quid-pro-quo actions that could constitute corruption. While the fee agreements were in place, Glenwood and Witkoff were lobbying Silver on real estate matters, including 421a developer tax exemptions, of which Gl...

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  • Arsene Wenger: 'My best work at Arsenal was after Emirates Stadium move'
Arsene Wenger: 'My best work at Arsenal was after Emirates Stadium move'

Mesut Ozil (back), Mohamed Elneny (ankle), Laurent Koscielny and Santi Cazorla (both Achilles) are also missing but the likes of Alexandre Lacazette and Jack Wilshere could return after sitting out in midweek. "There are some people here who I employed 20 years ago who did fight for me every single day so it is not easy to say goodbye". "Our perfor...

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  • NBC5 Forecast: Warm Mothers Day weekend
NBC5 Forecast: Warm Mothers Day weekend

Partly cloudy, breezy, and very warm. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 miles per hour in the afternoon. The weekend forecast may include just enough dry weather to squeeze in some typical Mother's Day activities - buying mom flowers and escorting her to brunch.

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  • Protestors Pelt Stones On Amit Shah's Convoy In Tirupathi: BJP Blames TDP
Protestors Pelt Stones On Amit Shah's Convoy In Tirupathi: BJP Blames TDP

A TDP statement, quoting the chief minister, said he asked the party leaders to ensure that such incidents did not recur. BJPUnit leaders and TTD former Board member G Bhanu Prakash Reddy accompained Mr Shah to the temple. He then offered prayers at the Lord Venkateswara shrine in Tirumala in the morning. "We have got only preliminary informati...

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  • Mount Merapi erupts, residents told to evacuate
Mount Merapi erupts, residents told to evacuate

Meanwhile, local residents who live within a five kilometer radius of the volcano are forced to evacuate. The eruption of Mount Merapi was accompanied by the volcano spewing sand, volcanic ash and pyroclastic material. Previous eruptions have caused fatalities, including a large explosion in 1994 which killed 27 people in November. Indonesian m...

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  • BC Flooding: More evacuations, road closures as flooding continues around province
BC Flooding: More evacuations, road closures as flooding continues around province

It was a sleepless night for many on Thursday in what is turning into a record-breaking flood in Grand Forks. The RDKB said emergency officials are flying over both the west Boundary and Grand Forks areas today to determine how many people are trapped by high water and to begin to determine the level of damage to property, infrastructure, trans...

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  • White House aide joked of 'dying' John McCain
White House aide joked of 'dying' John McCain

During confirmation hearings this week, Haspel said she would "never, ever" restart the interrogation program, which subjected prisoners to waterboarding, sleep deprivation and other interrogation methods. More: 'He's dying anyway': White House official mocked Sen. Public questioning of Haspel on issues such as the effectiveness of the interro...

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  • N mulls legal action against NAB chief over money laundering allegations
N mulls legal action against NAB chief over money laundering allegations

She further said that the central executive committee of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), while endorsing the stance of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, had also demanded the resignation of the NAB chairman. Mr. Abbasi said the country would not function if the institutions work in this way, he added, pointing out that the National As...

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  • JK: Police personnel killed in terrorist attack
JK: Police personnel killed in terrorist attack

A policeman was injured critically after militants on Friday afternoon attacked a police post guarding minority community at Wadwan area of central Kashmir's Budgam district. "Shamim was asked to lead toward the Guard Post however he raised an alarm and the alert cops inside the Guard Post successfully foiled it", police statement said.

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  • Nation's oldest veteran turns 112
Nation's oldest veteran turns 112

Austin city council honors Richard Overton by naming his street in his honor. "I feel fine every day", Overton told a gaggle of reporters and photographers gathered outside his home on Thursday. Just past year, his house was upgraded with central air conditioning, the Dallas News reported. Last month, through a gift from billionaire entrepr...

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  • Lawyer: Trump knew about Schneiderman allegations years ago
Lawyer: Trump knew about Schneiderman allegations years ago

Gleason says he discussed the women's allegations with a retired New York Post journalist, Stephen Dunleavy, who offered to discuss the matter with Trump. Gleason said he then gave Trump lawyer Michael Cohen "certain details" of Schneiderman's "vile attacks". Trump tweeted about Schneiderman in 2013, comparing him to two disgraced NY politici...

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  • In the 'Most Under-Observed' Ocean, a Mammoth Wave
In the 'Most Under-Observed' Ocean, a Mammoth Wave

Mr Durrant said that it's likely waves as high as 25m could have also crashed during the peak of the storm on Tuesday that the buoy did not record , 9News reports. Simulation of the storm: Wind and mean sea level pressure (left) and significant wave height (right) passing over south New Zealand. 'The Southern Ocean is definitely the most u...

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  • Too Much Trump Talk? Few Ohio Candidates Benefited From Praising President
Too Much Trump Talk? Few Ohio Candidates Benefited From Praising President

The generic congressional ballot has continued to tighten, according to a new CNN poll conducted by SSRS, with the Democrats' edge over Republicans within the poll's margin of sampling error for the first time this cycle. But McCarthy says Republicans may have a lot of work to do to reach those more moderate swing voters who are turned off by t...

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  • Trump Chief of Staff John Kelly Says He's Never Considered Quitting
Trump Chief of Staff John Kelly Says He's Never Considered Quitting

The chief of staff said he believed the probe would find nothing related to Trump. When asked if he shares the President's opinion that the Mueller probe is a " witch hunt ", Kelly said, "Something that has gone on this long without any real meat on the bone, it suggests to me that there is nothing there, relative to our President".

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  • Electoral authorities ask TV channels not to air
Electoral authorities ask TV channels not to air "sting" videos

Addressing a press conference at the conclusion of the Karnataka Assembly election campaign here, Singh said, Rahul Gandhi and other members of the dynasty are brought up with the belief that the office of the Prime Minister of India is a part of their family legacy.

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  • Karnataka elections: Is Modi preparing for final campaign speech in Nepal?
Karnataka elections: Is Modi preparing for final campaign speech in Nepal?

According to a tweet on the Congress's Twitter page, Manjula Nanjamari had rented the apartment to her son Rakesh, who had contested the BBMP election in 2015 on a BJP ticket. She is more Indian than many Indians I see. "Whenever Siddaramaiah went to Delhi, the PM kept him waiting". "The Congress is levelling charges against the Bharatiya Jan...

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  • Guard killed, British tourists abducted in Congo's Virunga
Guard killed, British tourists abducted in Congo's Virunga

Britain's worldwide and Commonwealth Workplace says it's in touch with Congolese authorities following an incident involving two British nationals. A local source said a guard with the group had been seriously injured. Founded in 1925, it is home to about a quarter of the world's critically endangered mountain gorillas. He said the park is prot...

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  • Authorities investigating explosive device found outside Beaumont church
Authorities investigating explosive device found outside Beaumont church

The explosion caused minor damage, but Thursday's incident comes just two weeks after another explosive device was found about two miles away outside a Starbucks in Beaumont. Police are warning the community to report anything suspicious. Further texts instructed parents on when and how to pick up students early. Authorities said a similar devi...

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  • Maryland 'Deplorables' Threaten Liberals with Armed Attack if Trump Is Impeached
Maryland 'Deplorables' Threaten Liberals with Armed Attack if Trump Is Impeached

The Calvert County Sheriff's Office has been flooded with phone calls, with some people complaining about the sign , and others complaining about complaints about the sign. Nationwide, 47 percent of US voters said they wouldn't support a congressional candidate who favors impeaching Mr. Trump, according to the results of a NPR/PBS Newshour/Maris...

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