Florida school shooting: Trump slams Federal Bureau of Investigation over attack

The rally in downtown Fort Lauderdale gave a political outlet to the growing feelings of rage and mourning sparked by the carnage at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. The Douglas High School students are planning a " March for Our Lives " in Wash... More..

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Regime to help Kurds repel Turkey in Afrin
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

Regime to help Kurds repel Turkey in Afrin

Jia Kurd said the agreement with Damascus on Afrin was strictly military with no wider political arrangements, but added: "We can cooperate with any side that lends us a helping hand in light of barbaric crim...More..

'Do you feel lucky, greenie punks?'
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

'Do you feel lucky, greenie punks?'

Leader of the Australian Greens and Victorian senator Richard Di Natale also took to Twitter and said he had spoken to Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull about the matter. Mr Goodenough did not agree wi...More..

Palestinian Islamic Jihad terror plot to harm Liberman foiled
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

Palestinian Islamic Jihad terror plot to harm Liberman foiled

The ringleaders were named as Awad Mahmoud al-Asakra, 25, and Muhammad Ali Ibrahim al-Askara, 32, both from Bethlehem. Some Palestinian prisoners have been held in administrative detention for up to eleven ye...More..

Brendan Cox: Husband of murdered MP Jo quits charities amid harassment claims
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

Brendan Cox: Husband of murdered MP Jo quits charities amid harassment claims

It is claimed Mr Cox drunkenly harassed a female employee before holding her by the throat and telling her "I want to f*** you". He had been due to face a disciplinary panel but left before it could take pl...More..

USA and China reportedly scuffled over nuclear 'football' during Trump's Beijing visit
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

USA and China reportedly scuffled over nuclear 'football' during Trump's Beijing visit

As the entourage crossed the threshold into the Great Hall, Chinese guards stopped the military aide tasked with carrying a briefcase containing the materials necessary for the president to authorize a nuclear ...More..

Former Trump Aide Rick Gates Will Plead Guilty, Testify Against Manafort
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

Former Trump Aide Rick Gates Will Plead Guilty, Testify Against Manafort

Rick Gates will take a plea deal "within the next few days", a person with knowledge of the development told the Los Angeles Times . That individual and others who discussed the matter spoke on condition of ...More..

Top GOP Donor Won't Back Candidates Unless They Support Assault Weapons Ban
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

Top GOP Donor Won't Back Candidates Unless They Support Assault Weapons Ban

Rick Scott (R), among others. "I will not write another check unless they all support a ban on assault weapons", Hoffman wrote in the email, according to the Times . The former USA ambassador to Portugal dr...More..

Wind Advisory and snow coming to North Central Washington this weekend
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

Wind Advisory and snow coming to North Central Washington this weekend

The snow will begin on Saturday evening, and the heaviest snow - up to an inch per hour - is expected to begin after 10 p.m. Heavy wet snow could result in isolated power outages especially near the rai...More..

USA vows investigation into Syria attack involving Russians
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

USA vows investigation into Syria attack involving Russians

Was it local direction? "So, whatever happened, we'll try to figure it out. Was it from external sources?Don't ask me.I don't know", the USA defense secretary said. The Russian Foreign Ministry said last we...More..

Federal Bureau of Investigation says it missed tips on Florida school shooter 5 weeks ago
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

Federal Bureau of Investigation says it missed tips on Florida school shooter 5 weeks ago

In a statement , the agency acknowledged that the tip should have been shared with the FBI's Miami office and investigated, but it was not. After the third deadliest school shooting in USA history Wedn...More..

'We call BS': Large protest demands gun control after Florida school shooting
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

'We call BS': Large protest demands gun control after Florida school shooting

Kasky said the point is to "create a new normal where there's a badge of shame on any politician who's accepting money from the NRA ". "This is about the NRA and keeping them out of our politics and out of our...More..

PTI confirms Imran's third marriage to Bushra
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

PTI confirms Imran's third marriage to Bushra

The PTI chairman reportedly left for Islamabad alone later Sunday night. Bushra Maneka is in her 40s, and belongs to the Wattoo clan, of which the Manekas are a sub-clan. Khan had first tied the knot with Jem...More..

No Closer on Anonymity, NH Powerball Winner Gets to Cash In
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

No Closer on Anonymity, NH Powerball Winner Gets to Cash In

Lawyers for the woman, identified as Jane Doe, say she signed the back of the ticket following the January 6 drawing, the nation's eighth-largest lottery jackpot, without realizing it would result in her name a...More..

'Shame on you!' student tells Trump at Florida anti-gun rally
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

'Shame on you!' student tells Trump at Florida anti-gun rally

Trump is staunchly opposed to additional restrictions on guns or gun ownership, but Vice President Mike Pence said at an event in Dallas the president would make school safety "a top priority" when he meets wit...More..

Faith Brought Olympic Figure Skater Alexa Scimeca Knierim 'Back on the Ice'
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Faith Brought Olympic Figure Skater Alexa Scimeca Knierim 'Back on the Ice'

By 2014 - the same year they were alternates for the Olympics in Sochi - they were engaged. "We're just feeding off each other and reminding each other how lucky we are to be here". They did better in the sho...More..

Avalanche warnings in the Alps after skiers caught in accidents
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Avalanche warnings in the Alps after skiers caught in accidents

File image from French Alps avalanche in 2016. The Valais police later said the number of missing had been revised down to two. They were later said to have only minor injuries. Earlier on Sunday, Valais po...More..

Winter Olympics - Yarnold 'banned' from making speech at Deas' wedding
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Winter Olympics - Yarnold 'banned' from making speech at Deas' wedding

The 29-year-old's total time of three minutes and 27.28 seconds saw her finish nearly half a second ahead of silver medallist Loelling, while a poor run from the crestfallen Flock saw Deas sneak into third. I...More..

Morgan Tsvangirai's body arrives in Zimbabwe
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Morgan Tsvangirai's body arrives in Zimbabwe

Acting Information minister Simon Khaya Moyo said he was instructed by Mnangagwa that the body of Zanu PF's most strident opponent must be taken to the military mortuary. I won't make it. The election is the fi...More..

Virginia Tech says Florida school helped them heal in 2007
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Virginia Tech says Florida school helped them heal in 2007

Cruz's attorneys at the Broward County Public Defender's Office did not return requests for comment on that or the 2016 report by Florida's Department of Children and Families. Cruz's apparent digital footp...More..