Miami Valley company helps create Mississippi Civil Rights Museum

Dr. Amos Brown, NAACP board member and San Francisco Branch President, said in the statement: "As a freedom fighter and contemporary of Emmett Till, Trump's visit is an insult". "He has never been a supporter of civil rights or equal opportunity or... More..

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Iraq demands USA backtrack on Jerusalem, militia says troops a target
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Iraq demands USA backtrack on Jerusalem, militia says troops a target

The State Department previously issued a travel warning for Israel on April 11, 2017. The U.S. embassy in Jordan also posted its own security message , stating that it has suspended most services, limite...More..

Former Rep. Harold Ford Jr. fired for sexual misconduct
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Former Rep. Harold Ford Jr. fired for sexual misconduct

A spokeswoman told Reuters on Thursday that Ford had been fired, saying that he was let go for "conduct inconsistent with our values and in violation of our policies". They said she was 'distraught, shocked, an...More..

European Union takes Hungary to top court over crackdown 'aimed at George Soros'
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

European Union takes Hungary to top court over crackdown 'aimed at George Soros'

The refugee relocation plan was adopted in a legally binding vote by a majority of European Union member states, but not the three refusing to take part. Referral to the CJEU is the third step in the infringeme...More..

Rockets fired into Israel near Gaza strip
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Rockets fired into Israel near Gaza strip

The Israeli military said two rockets were launched toward Israel, but fell short of their intended destination and landed inside Gaza. No terrorist group immediately took responsibility for the attack. Clash...More..

Russian Federation declares 'mission accomplished' against Islamic State in Syria
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Russian Federation declares 'mission accomplished' against Islamic State in Syria

The officer revealed that the final stage of the operation to free Syria from the jihadists involved the concentrated use of the Russian Aerospace Forces, including long-range aviation, with Russian aircraft ca...More..

Ex-USA Gymnastics doctor sentenced to 60 years on child porn charges
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Ex-USA Gymnastics doctor sentenced to 60 years on child porn charges

Neff ruled that Nassar's federal sentence would run consecutive to whatever prison time he receives for the sexual assault cases. Neff said that Nassar "should never again have access to children". "In 2016, T...More..

Ed Sheeran awarded MBE
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Ed Sheeran awarded MBE

The British singer, whose latest album Divide spent more than 15 weeks at the top of the charts, was the most-streamed artist of 2017 and supported various good causes. "He was asking me if I was still sell...More..

Dentists Have a Theory Why Trump Was Slurring Through His Jerusalem Speech
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Dentists Have a Theory Why Trump Was Slurring Through His Jerusalem Speech

Trump's vocal stumble lit up Twitter with users assuming he was suffering from health problems or questioning if he has false teeth, which led to " Daily Show " host Trevor Noah launching the #Donalddenture...More..

Pedestrians hit in Lower Manhattan crash
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Pedestrians hit in Lower Manhattan crash

Police said the area is safe but to avoid it because of the ongoing collision investigation and traffic congestion. Six people were injured in the crash, including the drivers of the Ford and the Mercedes. Th...More..

Letter seeking DACA vote includes 5 Pa. House Republicans
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Letter seeking DACA vote includes 5 Pa. House Republicans

Five House Republicans from Pennsylvania are among almost three-dozen GOP lawmakers asking House Speaker Paul Ryan to hold a vote this month on legislation dealing with the fate of 800,000 people who were...More..

Frosh Calls Concealed Carry Bill A 'Public Safety Disaster' In Making
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Frosh Calls Concealed Carry Bill A 'Public Safety Disaster' In Making

North Country Congresswoman Elise Stefanik voted yesterday in favor of a measure that would allow people with concealed carry permits to cross state lines with their firearms. This is completely false. Stefanik...More..

Higher Ground Set To Be Worst Hit By Snow
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Higher Ground Set To Be Worst Hit By Snow

It became valid at 4pm today and will stay in place until 6pm tomorrow. They are also warning of icy roads and footpaths. Looking ahead to tonight's forecast, Met Eireann predict: "Wintry showers will be wi...More..

Will play role for fostering Pak-UK ties, London mayor assures PM
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Will play role for fostering Pak-UK ties, London mayor assures PM

The Mayor was received by Lahore Mayor Colonel (retd) Mubashir and Lahore Commissioner at the border. Khan, earlier in the day, visited Golden Temple in Punjab. PM Abbasi welcomed him and said that every Paki...More..

Majority says Congress should investigate sexual harassment allegations against Trump
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Majority says Congress should investigate sexual harassment allegations against Trump

As the Senate version of the Republican tax reform bill made its way through the legislative process this past weekend, Gallup documented a highly partisan imbalance in Americans' reactions. The same poll gav...More..

North Korean missile threat forced Singapore Airlines to reroute flights
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

North Korean missile threat forced Singapore Airlines to reroute flights

Cathay Pacific's crew reported seeing the weapon re-enter the Earth's atmosphere, while Korean Air said its pilots "saw a flash". Singapore Airlines has changed some of its flight routes between Asia and th...More..

White ex-cop gets 20 years in prison for fatal shooting
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

White ex-cop gets 20 years in prison for fatal shooting

Scott's family members addressed the court after Norton's ruling. "No matter what sentence I give, neither the Scott family or the Slager family is going to like it or think it is right", Norton told the cour...More..

Myanmar Military Atrocities Against Rohingya May Be Genocide
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Myanmar Military Atrocities Against Rohingya May Be Genocide

However, while ethnic cleansing is not a designated offence under worldwide law, genocide is the most serious of atrocity crimes. He urged the council to request that the UN General Assembly set up a mechanis...More..

Late-night hosts poke fun at Trump's slurred speech
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Late-night hosts poke fun at Trump's slurred speech

The president's difficulty getting his words out Wednesday led to speculation on social media that Trump wears false teeth. "I'm saying there's nothing to it". "His dentures would start falling out and then he ...More..

Congress suspends Aiyar from primary membership over 'neech' remark
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Congress suspends Aiyar from primary membership over 'neech' remark

Earlier in the day, Aiyar has called Prime Minister a " neech aadmi " (despicable person) but apologised later when Rahul Gandhi tweeted that the Congress party does not endorse such language and expected Aiy...More..

Police Confirm Lockdown In San Juan County, New Mexico
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Police Confirm Lockdown In San Juan County, New Mexico

All other schools in the district have been placed on lockdown. Bloomfield Police Department shared the following message on Facebook a short while ago. Bloomfield and Farmington high schools in the area are al...More..

Trump warns government shutdown is possible
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Trump warns government shutdown is possible

We want to have a great, beautiful, crime-free country". Schumer and Pelosi on Monday listed that program among their priorities, which also included the opioid crisis, pension plans, rural infrastructure and...More..

Lionel Messi Talks Newell's Old Boys 'Dream,' Argentina World Cup Hopes
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Lionel Messi Talks Newell's Old Boys 'Dream,' Argentina World Cup Hopes

Jorge Sampaoli's side nearly did not qualify for the tournament, but a Messi hat-trick in their final qualifier against Ecuador secured their spot in Russian Federation. First of all, Messi will pocket a repo...More..

German Social Democrats mull talks on new Merkel government
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

German Social Democrats mull talks on new Merkel government

The party suffered historically poor election results after both Merkel coalitions, with support slumping to a post-war low of 20.5 percent in September. Ten weeks after inconclusive elections left German polit...More..

Priyanka Chopra tops the list to become the Sexiest Woman in Asia!
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Priyanka Chopra tops the list to become the Sexiest Woman in Asia!

Pakistani actress Mahira Khan rounds off the top 5 list of Sexiest Asian Women 2017, compiled by London-based weekly newspaper Eastern Eye . A year ago the " Quantico " star had lost the title to the "Yeh Ja...More..

Ladbrokes Coral talks over takeover by Bwin owner GVC
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Ladbrokes Coral talks over takeover by Bwin owner GVC

As mentioned above, the gambling companies in the United Kingdom have been preparing for further consolidation in the local betting industry for months now, with the dealmaking process being interrupted by th...More..

Kenyan opposition leader warned against treason
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Kenyan opposition leader warned against treason

Kenya's opposition Nasa will in the next two days give an update of its programme of action leading up to the swearing-in of its leader Raila Odinga as the "people's president". Kenya's election crisis saw the ...More..

Rajasthan man burnt to death, cops investigate after video goes viral
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Rajasthan man burnt to death, cops investigate after video goes viral

The victim can be seen following Shanbhu in one of the videos posted online. Since the victim and the accused were from different communities, heavy police force has been deployed in Rajsamand to maintain l...More..

Dallas County Sheriff announces gubernatorial candidacy
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Dallas County Sheriff announces gubernatorial candidacy

But Democratic officials are trotting her out there with the hopes that the first Hispanic - and openly gay - female sheriff in Texas will boost turnout, particularly in the Latino community, and help other dow...More..

Concealed Weapon Reciprocity Act Headed to the Senate
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Concealed Weapon Reciprocity Act Headed to the Senate

The NRA-ILA reports IL state law on gun possession: "It is unlawful to carry or possess any firearm in any vehicle or concealed on or about the person, except on one's land or in one's abode or fixed place of b...More..