Reward increased to $25000 for information regarding Border Patrol Agent's death

After President Donald Trump tweeted that an attack occurred, left-of-center outlets such as the Associated Press (AP) began reporting a source's claims that the agents likely fell. After reports emerged Tuesday questioning that narrative, union sp... More..

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Nick Xenophon Team senator resigns due to United Kingdom citizenship
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Nick Xenophon Team senator resigns due to United Kingdom citizenship

She migrated to Australia a year earlier. "When the British Nationality Act came into force the net effect of all of this is that my mother became a British citizen under section 11.1 of the act otherwise tha...More..

Sayfullo Saipov's 22-Count Indictment, Terrorism Charges In NYC Truck Attack
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Sayfullo Saipov's 22-Count Indictment, Terrorism Charges In NYC Truck Attack

Numerous counts carry a potential penalty of death. "Consumed by hate and a twisted ideology, Sayfullo Saipov allegedly barreled down a pedestrian walkway and bicycle path on a sunny afternoon on the West S...More..

State Department Officials Accuse Tillerson of Violating US Law on Child Soldiers
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

State Department Officials Accuse Tillerson of Violating US Law on Child Soldiers

Tillerson allegedly violated the Child Soldiers Prevention Act in June, when he made a decision to exclude Iraq, Myanmar and Afghanistan from a US list of offenders regarding the use of child soldiers, accord...More..

Second US judge bars Trump's military transgender ban
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Second US judge bars Trump's military transgender ban

A federal court in Baltimore has agreed to the ACLU's request to completely halt implementation of Trump's directive banning transgender men and women from serving in the military as the ACLU's lawsuit challe...More..

What Donald Trump Said About Roy Moore Will Infuriate You
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

What Donald Trump Said About Roy Moore Will Infuriate You

Moore, 70, has denied the accusations and has said he is the victim of a witch hunt. His campaign held an afternoon Tuesday press conference to publicly question the account of Beverly Nelson, who said Moore ...More..

Whitefish Halts Puerto Rico Work Early Over Unpaid $83 Million
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Whitefish Halts Puerto Rico Work Early Over Unpaid $83 Million

Aletter dated November 19 and signed by Whitefish CEO Andy Techmanski said that Puerto Rico's government owes Whitefish more than $83million and that the company would suspend work on Monday if it wasn't paid...More..

Zimbabwe President, Robert Mugabe Finally Resigns After 37 Years In Power
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Zimbabwe President, Robert Mugabe Finally Resigns After 37 Years In Power

Parliament speaker Mubenda gave permission for a joint session of the House of Assembly and the Senate to debate a motion that would trigger impeachment proceedings against Mugabe . The former Vice President, ...More..

Christmas tree for Minnesota governor's residence harvested
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Christmas tree for Minnesota governor's residence harvested

According to a report from GWD Forestry, the shortage of popular-sized trees could last until 2025 . Owner Jessie Huntley says despite a drier year their trees are in good shape. Permits for trees on U.S. Fore...More..

Tripura journalist shot dead by trooper
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Tripura journalist shot dead by trooper

The body of Bhowmik, a reporter of "Syandan Patrika" and local television channel " Venguard ", was brought to Gobinda Ballav Panth Medical College and Hospital Agartala for postmortem. But, according to Syan...More..

Troopers Every 20 Miles on Thanksgiving Eve
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Troopers Every 20 Miles on Thanksgiving Eve

Quoting WieandLaw.com , PennDOT statistics show that there were 4,634 crashes over the Thanksgiving holiday in 2015. The Thanksgiving period-6 p.m. "So, please plan your Thanksgiving road trip carefully", sa...More..

See you later, alligator! Crocodile found on Florida beach
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

See you later, alligator! Crocodile found on Florida beach

They placed the reptile on a truck and drove it from the beach to cheers from the crowd. "It will be evaluated, tagged and released into a suitable mangrove habitat", FWC spokesman Rob Klepper said in a state...More..

Jimmy Buffett is opening for that '[expletive] band' at a Miami stadium
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Jimmy Buffett is opening for that '[expletive] band' at a Miami stadium

Jimmy Buffett and his band are perennial outdoor concert favorites, drawing legions of his fans known as Parrotheads. More than 40 years ago, on July 2, 1977, Buffett opened for the Eagles at the old Miami...More..

Justice Department probing Harvard over affirmative action; lawsuit possible
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Justice Department probing Harvard over affirmative action; lawsuit possible

Harvard is challenging the department's authority to investigate, according to CNN . Specifically, Justice wants all documents related to the university's admissions' policies to determine if the school's gu...More..

US Air Force pilot killed in Texas jet crash
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

US Air Force pilot killed in Texas jet crash

Monday about 14 miles northwest of the base. In a statement published on their official website, Laughlin Air Force Base addressed the issue, saying their first priority at the moment is to take good care of th...More..

Additional remains of slain United States soldier found in Niger
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Additional remains of slain United States soldier found in Niger

It remains unclear exactly when La David Johnson was killed. There has been no public disclosure about whether these additional remains will provide any clues about Johnson's death or what happened to his bod...More..

Man arrested after 25-year-old rookie cop is shot dead
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Man arrested after 25-year-old rookie cop is shot dead

The suspect in the fatal shooting last week of a Pennsylvania police officer who had been less than a year on the job is in custody after a massive manhunt, authorities said on Tuesday. Benson told investigat...More..

Top Iraq court rules Kurdish referendum unconstitutional
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Top Iraq court rules Kurdish referendum unconstitutional

A statement said that the court rendered "a decision declaring unconstitutional the referendum held on September 25, 2017 in Iraqi Kurdistan ... and cancelling all the consequences and results". It also said it...More..

Skype disappears from app stores in China, including Apple's
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Skype disappears from app stores in China, including Apple's

These apps remain available in all other markets where they do business . Skype itself still functions in China , though there are worries that that won't be the case for long. While Google's official Play S...More..

Prasoon Joshi demands time for 'Padmavati'!
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Prasoon Joshi demands time for 'Padmavati'!

The press note tweeted by Viacom18, the studio behind the movie, read: "Along with Sanjay Leela Bhansali , amongst the most gifted filmmakers of his generation, Viacom18 Motion Pictures has created a attractiv...More..

Conyers Reportedly Settled Complaint Over Sexual Conduct In 2015
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Conyers Reportedly Settled Complaint Over Sexual Conduct In 2015

The case was settled in 2015. Over the course of three months, she was paid $27,000, BuzzFeed reported . Documents examined by BuzzFeed described a wide-range of inappropriate conduct, including making reque...More..

Zimbabwe's Mugabe in contact with ousted vice president
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Zimbabwe's Mugabe in contact with ousted vice president

Now under house arrest by the military, which seized power last week in what it described as a "bloodless correction", Mugabe has also heard calls for his resignation from his own ruling ZANU-PF party and demon...More..

Palestinians vow to suspend talks if U.S. closes PLO mission
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Palestinians vow to suspend talks if U.S. closes PLO mission

The Palestinian National Council (PNC), the parliament in exile, strongly rejected on Monday the U.S. decision not to renew the permit for the operation of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) office i...More..

India's ruling party leader threatens to chop off hands of Modi's critics
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

India's ruling party leader threatens to chop off hands of Modi's critics

According to a report by The Indian Express , the Lok Sabha member representing Ujiarpur was addressing a meeting organised by the Vaishya and Kanu communities when he made the statement. "People have every ri...More..

Centre to end 'Triple Talaq' in upcoming winter session
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Centre to end 'Triple Talaq' in upcoming winter session

All India Muslim Women Personal Law Board president Shaista Amber also welcomed the decision. The government had on August 22 virtually ruled out the need for a new law on triple talaq , the practice of whic...More..

White House makes reporters 'give thanks' before asking questions
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

White House makes reporters 'give thanks' before asking questions

Most reporters appeared happy to share what they were thankful for. Ryan had earlier told Sanders she was thankful " to be able to talk to you and question you every single day ", before posing her question, ...More..

Amsterdam wins European Union medicine agency, 900 jobs leaving London over Brexit
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Amsterdam wins European Union medicine agency, 900 jobs leaving London over Brexit

This endorsement means members can not reject the outcome of the vote. "Organised and getting ready for Brexit ". European Union diplomats have compared the process to the annual Eurovision Song Contest, w...More..

NCP breaks alliance with Congress in Gujarat; Will contest the polls alone
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

NCP breaks alliance with Congress in Gujarat; Will contest the polls alone

NCP on 20 November called off its alliance with the Congress.and announce that the party will contest the Gujarat assembly elections alone. Praful Togadia was unacceptable to the PAAS-led-by Hardik Patel ...More..

Taiwan remains 23rd in IMD World Talent Ranking
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Taiwan remains 23rd in IMD World Talent Ranking

Looking specifically at the BRICS, China stayed in the lead with a ranking of 40, followed by Russian Federation at 43 and South Africa at 48 while Brazil ranked just after India at the 52nd slot. For example, ...More..

Children's Day 2017 is celebrated in a Google Doodle
by | Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Children's Day 2017 is celebrated in a Google Doodle

The General United Nations Assembly recommended in the December of 1954 that worldwide regions mark it as "a day of worldwide fraternity and understanding between children". He said very soon our children will ...More..