Written Confession Alleges Pulse Nightclub Shooter's Wife Knew of Attack Beforehand

Noor Salman wrote the 12-page statement while she was questioned without a lawyer on June 12, 2016, just hours after the Pulse nightclub attack. She told agents several times that she knew his plans and that he was going to attack the Orlando cl... More..

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Tamil Nadu Opposition seeks floor test, boycotts Governor's address
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Tamil Nadu Opposition seeks floor test, boycotts Governor's address

Despite the governor's request, Mr Stalin continued speaking. Led by Opposition leader MK Stalin , DMK lawmakers and members of the Assembly from other parties protested against the continuation of the Edapp...More..

by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

President Trump gets national anthem moment at football title game

When President Trump visits Atlanta Monday night to attend college football's national championship game , he may not remember just a year ago he described the city as "in awful shape", "falling apart" and "cr...More..

2 arrested in connection with Sena leader Ashok Sawant's murder
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

2 arrested in connection with Sena leader Ashok Sawant's murder

Though Sawant was rushed to the nearby hospital soon after the attack, the doctors declared him dead on arrival. After the incident, the police arrived at the spot and painted the spot and collected samples f...More..

United Kingdom parliament staff 'make 160 online porn requests daily'
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

United Kingdom parliament staff 'make 160 online porn requests daily'

For unexplained reasons, September 2017 showed a spike in requests to access banned websites, with 9,467 requests being made from both houses, according to the Daily Telegraph , citing the same PA data. The ne...More..

Long-time Armenian issues advocate Ed Royce to retire from Congress
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Long-time Armenian issues advocate Ed Royce to retire from Congress

Royce, who terms out as chairman this year per committee rules, is the latest in a string of prominent Republican lawmakers to decide against running for reelection. A member of the Armenian Congressional Caucu...More..

Central Kashmir: Two hit by pellets in Chadoora clashes
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Central Kashmir: Two hit by pellets in Chadoora clashes

The gunbattle began after security forces launched a search operation in Zuhama village of Chadoora following information about the presence of militants, an official said. Despite reprimand from police and a...More..

Takata add 3.3M air bag inflators to massive recall
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Takata add 3.3M air bag inflators to massive recall

NHTSA has said the Takata recalls are unprecedented in size and complexity and have resulted in groundbreaking lessons that will help automakers reach their fix goals. Once production of the replacements for de...More..

Japan, South Korea Reaffirm Cooperation Over North Korea
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Japan, South Korea Reaffirm Cooperation Over North Korea

After the talks with Lee, special representative for Korean Peninsula peace and security affairs at South Korea's Foreign Ministry, Kanasugi, director-general of the Japanese Foreign Ministry's Asian and Oceani...More..

Pierce County Deputy killed in line of duty
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Pierce County Deputy killed in line of duty

Deputy Daniel A. McCartney arrived six minutes later and gave chase as the burglars ran, sheriff's spokesman Ed Troyer said. The Pierce County Sheriff's Department said on Twitter that the officer, who has no...More..

by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Trump's weird video handle to White Home reporters

The New York Times has reported that Trump spends four hours, or sometime even double, in front of a television each day, often on cable news channels. Around 11:00, the president emerges for his first mee...More..

Justices won't step into MS gay rights legal fight
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Justices won't step into MS gay rights legal fight

HB 1523 defines and protects three religious beliefs and moral convictions: Marriage is a union of one man and one woman; sexual relations are reserved for such a marriage; and "male" and "female" refer to an i...More..

Wedding bells finally ring for Australia's gay couples
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Wedding bells finally ring for Australia's gay couples

One couple that got married in front of family and friends just after midnight was Glasgow Commonwealth Games sprinter Craig Burns and his partner of three years, Luke Sullivan , who's also an athlete. " Eve...More..

Cliven Bundy emerges free, defiant after Nevada case tossed
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Cliven Bundy emerges free, defiant after Nevada case tossed

Still, the decision comes as a devastating defeat for the federal government's prosecution against four men - Cliven Bundy, sons Ammon and Ryan Bundy, and Ryan Payne - on a host of felony charges stemming from ...More..

What Does Mueller Want With Ivanka Trump?
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

What Does Mueller Want With Ivanka Trump?

According to the Los Angeles Times , the president's eldest daughter spoke to Natalia Veselnitskaya and Russian-American lobbyist Rinat Akhmetshin as they exited Trump Tower following the meeting. Details o...More..

Trump reportedly works 11 am to 6 pm during the week
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Trump reportedly works 11 am to 6 pm during the week

Before his official schedule begins, according to Axios writer Jonathan Swan , the president takes at least three hours every morning for "executive time " in the Oval Office. After 6 p.m., Trump can finally ...More..

Iranian tanker ablaze off China amid fears of oil spill
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Iranian tanker ablaze off China amid fears of oil spill

A tanker has collided with a bulk carrier in the East China Sea, leaving 32, the entire tanker crew, missing. The Crystal's crew members were all Chinese nationals. The Sanchi's cargo was estimated to be wo...More..

Italian Court Acquits Finmeccanica's Former Chief in Augusta Westland Corruption case
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Italian Court Acquits Finmeccanica's Former Chief in Augusta Westland Corruption case

However, it became apparent only three years later on February 12, 2013 when Orsi, the CEO of Finmeccanica, AgustaWestland's parent company, was arrested by Italian authorities. The chargesheet, filed before a ...More..

Lions On Verge Of Getting Their Coach
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Lions On Verge Of Getting Their Coach

The Detroit News reported that defensive coordinator for the Carolina Panthers Steve Wilks is expected to interview with the Lions for the head coaching job. "It's always a learning experience, like when I'...More..

Mountain West school set to hire Alabama's Derrick Ansley
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Mountain West school set to hire Alabama's Derrick Ansley

SEC connections all the way around. He is the second member of the Crimson Tide's coaching staff to take a new coaching position as defensive coordinator Jeremey Pruitt accepted the Tennessee head coaching job ...More..

Ex-Iranian president Ahmadinejad reportedly arrested for inciting unrest
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Ex-Iranian president Ahmadinejad reportedly arrested for inciting unrest

Former Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has been arrested by authorities for allegedly inciting unrest against the government, the London-based daily Al-Quds Al-Arabi reported Saturday, citing "reliabl...More..

Cabinet reshuffle: Damian Hinds appointed United Kingdom education secretary
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Cabinet reshuffle: Damian Hinds appointed United Kingdom education secretary

This means he will take on the Westminster coordinating role (chairing committees etc) that Damian Green had. I'll continue to do everything I can to create a country that has equality of opportunity for young ...More..

Local Border Patrol Union Leader Backs $18B Wall Plan Activist Calls 'Outlandish'
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Local Border Patrol Union Leader Backs $18B Wall Plan Activist Calls 'Outlandish'

The bill would offer immigrants years of conditional residency leading up to eventual citizenship if they pass a background check and meet certain requirements, according to CNN . Trump said any deal must stop...More..

Macron Intends to Give Chinese President Horse as State Gift - Beijing
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Macron Intends to Give Chinese President Horse as State Gift - Beijing

It is Macron's first visit to China since May 2017, when he became France's president. Macron will also give Xi Jinping the horse's harness and a a saber with the following inscription: "M. After Xian, ...More..

NYC reports fewest number of traffic fatalities since 1910
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

NYC reports fewest number of traffic fatalities since 1910

Last year, there were 214 traffic fatalities in the city, 101 pedestrians, 23 bicyclists, 33 motorcyclists and 57 drivers. Mayor de Blasio credits the fourth consecutive year of declining traffic fatalities t...More..

Sudan students, police clash on third day of protests
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Sudan students, police clash on third day of protests

Hundreds of Sudanese students on Monday threw rocks at riot police and were met with tear gas salvoes on the third consecutive days of protests over a doubling in bread prices , witnesses said. "Meanwhile, the...More..

Explosion Said to Target Anti-Government Rebels in Idlib Kills 18
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Explosion Said to Target Anti-Government Rebels in Idlib Kills 18

Syrian television says the country's military has recaptured a strategically important town in the northwestern province of Idlib in its latest advance into rebel-held territory this year. Also, almost 100 peop...More..

French Pop Icon France Gall Dies
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

French Pop Icon France Gall Dies

Culture Minister Francoise Nyssen wrote, "timeless icon of the French chanson". He also wrote her hit "Les Sucettes", which Gall later admitted she didn't understand the double-entendre lyrics when she record...More..

US Vice President Mike Pence to travel to Middle East next week
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

US Vice President Mike Pence to travel to Middle East next week

During the trip, which is slated from January 19-23, Pence will meet with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, Jordan's King Abdullah and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, according to a statement ...More..

by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Republicans call for probe of Trump dossier author

A number of official investigations, including one led by Special Counsel Robert Mueller , are looking into the allegations - denied by both Moscow and Mr Trump. Some Republicans have also asserted that the do...More..