Andres Iniesta signs 'lifetime contract' with Barcelona

However, the club confirmed that a deal has been struck which they hope will see the 33-year-old remain at the club until he retires. Iniesta , who scored the winning goal for Spain in the 2010 World Cup final against the Netherlands, is one of fe... More..

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Kurdish Secession US Plot to Create New 'Israel': Leader Tells Erdogan
by | Saturday, October 07, 2017

Kurdish Secession US Plot to Create New 'Israel': Leader Tells Erdogan

Turkey under Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the country's president and leader of the Islamist ruling party, opposes Kurdish independence both in Iraq and in Turkey, which has a large Kurdish minority that worldwide obs...More..

NRA Silent After Vegas Shooting, Other Gun Groups Keep Tabs on GOP
by | Saturday, October 07, 2017

NRA Silent After Vegas Shooting, Other Gun Groups Keep Tabs on GOP

Many Democrats have long called for much stricter gun laws. Twelve bump stocks were found in the hotel room of the Las Vegas massacre shooter . The Kansas branch of the National Rifle Association re...More..

Chemistry Ph.D. Student Organizing Aid for US Virgin Islands
by | Saturday, October 07, 2017

Chemistry Ph.D. Student Organizing Aid for US Virgin Islands

Noting that "every death is a horror", Trump called Katrina "a real catastrophe " given its "hundreds and hundreds and hundreds of people that died", before asking a Puerto Rican official for their "de...More..

Las Vegas shooting: What we know about suspected gunman Stephen Paddock
by | Saturday, October 07, 2017

Las Vegas shooting: What we know about suspected gunman Stephen Paddock

She was married for more than 20 years to her second husband, Geary Danley, and the couple moved to Nevada when they retired, The New York Times reported . In the aftermath of Sunday's shooting, pro-gun Republ...More..

White House
by | Saturday, October 07, 2017

White House "Open" to Banning Bump Stocks

Than Sanders went on to talk about how the press isn't "positive" enough about Trump, as though we're living under an authoritarian regime. One reporter at the White House briefing questioned whether leaving ...More..

Puerto Rico debt may need to be wiped out
by | Saturday, October 07, 2017

Puerto Rico debt may need to be wiped out

A game? The first reaction that I had: "why is he throwing things to Puerto Ricans like we're animals?" "[Trump] said the Puerto Ricans just want everything done for them . Puerto Rico isn't blameless for it...More..

Death toll from Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico rises to 34
by | Saturday, October 07, 2017

Death toll from Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico rises to 34

In the above interview on MSNBC , Mayor Yulín Cruz updates us on Puerto Rico's progress. Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz described his televised meeting with officials as a "PR, 17-minute meeting". She went on t...More..

Dad cleared of killing toddler daughter after 7-year-old son confesses
by | Saturday, October 07, 2017

Dad cleared of killing toddler daughter after 7-year-old son confesses

According to Fox News , police accused Sanders of killing the toddler after she interrupted him while he was playing a computer game. Anthony Michael Sanders had been jailed on a capital murder charge since...More..

Congress learns what a bump stock is
by | Saturday, October 07, 2017

Congress learns what a bump stock is

The seemingly intractable stalemate in Washington over gun control may be easing a bit, as a growing number of Republican lawmakers say they're open to considering limits on Americans' ability to turn semiautom...More..

U.S. lifts Sudan economic and trade sanctions
by | Saturday, October 07, 2017

U.S. lifts Sudan economic and trade sanctions

This move has been eagerly anticipated in Khartoum since President Obama partially eased the punitive measures before he left office. In July, the Trump administration postponed for three months a decisio...More..

ICE director plans more neighborhood arrests after California's 'sanctuary state' bill
by | Saturday, October 07, 2017

ICE director plans more neighborhood arrests after California's 'sanctuary state' bill

Sacramento County Sheriff Scott Jones asked Homan for help fighting the so-called sanctuary state bill weeks before the two hosted a town hall meeting in March on immigration enforcement that erupted in prot...More..

Trump won't start gun-control debate after Las Vegas massacre, says White House
by | Saturday, October 07, 2017

Trump won't start gun-control debate after Las Vegas massacre, says White House

After a 2015 terrorist attack in San Bernardino, California, that killed 14 people, Trump quickly called for a "total and complete" ban on Muslims entering the United States. Sanders seemed to suggest that gun...More..

US Army Sergeant Likely To Plead Guilty To Desertion
by | Saturday, October 07, 2017

US Army Sergeant Likely To Plead Guilty To Desertion

He decided in August to forgo a jury trial and instead opted for a military judge to hear his case. The desertion charge carries with it a possible five-year sentence, while Bergdahl could face life in pris...More..

Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock may have been planning Boston attack
by | Saturday, October 07, 2017

Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock may have been planning Boston attack

The Red Sox are preparing to host the Houston Astros for Game 3 of the American League Division Series on Sunday at 2 p.m. Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock searched out hotels near Fenway Park, according to ...More..

Canadian among 3 arrested in NYC terror plot case
by | Saturday, October 07, 2017

Canadian among 3 arrested in NYC terror plot case

Those charged were Abdulrahman El Bahnasawy, a 19-year-old Canadian citizen; Talha Haroon, a 19-year-old US citizen living in Pakistan; and Russell Salic, a 37-year-old Philippines citizen. Haroon planned to ...More..

TS Nate expected to strengthen as it moves over warm Caribbean water
by | Saturday, October 07, 2017

TS Nate expected to strengthen as it moves over warm Caribbean water

U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude was at US$50.27, down 52 cents. Residents have been wary since the city's unique drainage system experienced critical deficiencies during heavy summer rainstorms, lead...More..

PARTYNEXTDOOR arrested in NY for drug possession
by | Saturday, October 07, 2017

PARTYNEXTDOOR arrested in NY for drug possession

They were charged with Seventh-Degree Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance at the Lewiston-Queenston Bridge into Canada. According to the article, Brathwaite was allegedly in possession of xanax and ...More..

Saudi Arabia says United Nations report on Yemen 'inaccurate and misleading'
by | Saturday, October 07, 2017

Saudi Arabia says United Nations report on Yemen 'inaccurate and misleading'

The draft, first reported by Reuters, names those countries and groups "that recruit or use children, kill or maim children, commit rape and other forms of sexual violence against children, or engage in attac...More..

Five Killed in IAF Chopper Crash in Arunachal Pradesh
by | Saturday, October 07, 2017

Five Killed in IAF Chopper Crash in Arunachal Pradesh

Air Chief Dhanoa today also said that the IAF is capable of countering China and ready to take on the challenge of a two- front war, Air Chief B S Dhanoa said today. Dhanao said the IAF will pursue a programm...More..

Trump at Hispanic Heritage Month:
by | Saturday, October 07, 2017

Trump at Hispanic Heritage Month: "We Are All Americans"

President Trump offered his and the prayer of a nation to the victims of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico , and of the devastating quake in Mexico. Trump drew out the name in an accented fashion three times - "...More..

by | Saturday, October 07, 2017

Sessions releases guidance memos on 'religious freedom' & it targets your rights

The principle allowing religious employers to hire only those whose conduct is consistent with their beliefs, for example, might allow a religious school to fire a teacher who had a child out of wedlock, or a m...More..

by | Saturday, October 07, 2017

U.S. backs 300 percent in duties on Bombardier after Boeing complaint

Bombardier shares were last up 0.5 percent to C$2.20. Echoing remarks from its statement last week, Delta noted the decision was preliminary and said it was confident regulators "will conclude that no US manu...More..

Trump visits survivors, first responders in Las Vegas
by | Saturday, October 07, 2017

Trump visits survivors, first responders in Las Vegas

Speaking to Sean Hannity from his hospital bed, Gunderson was adamant he could tell the president truly cared. It is the deadliest mass shooting in modern USA history. We didn't see him meeting at the hospi...More..

Anti-Nukes Group ICAN Wins Nobel Peace Prize
by | Saturday, October 07, 2017

Anti-Nukes Group ICAN Wins Nobel Peace Prize

That would allow the ban to become binding under global law for those countries and put nuclear-armed states in the uncomfortable position of being outliers. "The belief of some governments that nuclear weapons...More..

by | Saturday, October 07, 2017

Saudi Arabia to allocate Russian Federation $1 bln for joint energy projects

While they agree with each other when it comes to oil , Moscow and Riyadh are on opposite sides of the war in Syria - with Russian Federation supporting Syrian regime of Bashar al Assad and Saudi Arabia ...More..

by | Saturday, October 07, 2017

Republicans and the NRA open to banning bump stocks is encouraging

Senate majority leader Dianne Feinstein said Wednesday she is introducing legislation to ban bump fire stocks in the wake of the Las Vegas massacre. The National Rifle Association has said the device...More..

Trump Administration Rolls Back Rules Mandating Free Birth Control Coverage For Women
by | Saturday, October 07, 2017

Trump Administration Rolls Back Rules Mandating Free Birth Control Coverage For Women

Such policy reflects authentic "tolerance" of divergent viewpoints, he said . Penny Nance, of Concerned Women for America, added, "One of my fondest memories of working with President Trump so far is sitti...More..

US, Niger Soldiers Killed In Ambush In Niger
by | Saturday, October 07, 2017

US, Niger Soldiers Killed In Ambush In Niger

His brother, Will, who also served, described his younger brother as "an fantastic special forces soldier and an fantastic friend". According to a Niger diplomatic source, the attackers came from Mali and the...More..

Suu Kyi attends Sultan of Brunei's Golden Jubilee
by | Friday, October 06, 2017

Suu Kyi attends Sultan of Brunei's Golden Jubilee

The chariot, carried by 50 people, was accompanied by marching bands and a military parade. The 71-year-old monarch took out a lavish procession in Brunei, where nearly 80,000 people line the Sultan's route. ...More..