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Noise debunked as coming from missing Argentinian submarine

Noise debunked as coming from missing Argentinian submarine Gabriel Galeazzi, a naval commander, told reporters that the submarine had come up from the depths and reported an electrical malfunction before it disappeared 268 miles (432 km) off the coast. There was one more communication with the captain before the sub went missing, Galeazzi said. The German-built San Juan submarine has been missing since Wednesday when it reported a battery failure and ... [Full Article...]

Lebanon's Hariri makes detour on way home, lands in Cyprus

Lebanon's Hariri makes detour on way home, lands in Cyprus Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri, center, escorted by his bodyguards upon arrival at the Rafik Hariri International Airport in Beirut . Before the meeting, al-Sisi received a phone call from his Lebanese counterpart Michel Aoun, during which the two sides emphasized "the importance of maintaining Lebanon's stability and the necessity to uphold the Lebanese national interest", according to th... [Full Article...]

Trump finally responds to Roy Moore allegations: "He totally denies it"

Trump finally responds to Roy Moore allegations: Several women have said Moore tried to start romantic relationships with them when they were teenagers and he was in his 30s. He has, after all, been accused of sexual assault by over a dozen women and continues to insist that they're all liars. [Full Article...]

5-week Ontario college strike comes to an end

5-week Ontario college strike comes to an end After a special weekend sitting legislation passed yesterday forcing the end of the college strike , 500,000 students province-wide, including 3,500 Canadore College students, will be back in class Tuesday. NDP education critic Peggy Sattler said students should be given a full tuition refund for the semester. The legal action is helping draw attention to students' voices, said Joel Willett, pr... [Full Article...]

Texas Border Patrol Agent Killed While on Patrol

Texas Border Patrol Agent Killed While on Patrol Border Patrol agent and the serious injury of another", the governor's office said Monday in a news release . The border fence between the United States and Mexico stands at an worldwide bridge between the two countries on March 14, 2017 in Hidalgo, Texas. [Full Article...]

Trump Says US Will Label North Korea a State Sponsor of Terror

Trump Says US Will Label North Korea a State Sponsor of Terror Bush in 2008 - as a way of ratcheting up the pressure on Pyongyang and especially on other states that may be failing to fully enforce the sanctions already in place. United Nations spokesperson Farhan Haq said the UN has "nothing to say" about the U.S. designation of North Korea as a state sponsor of terrorism . [Full Article...]

The United States assisted in the search for a missing Argentine submarine

The United States assisted in the search for a missing Argentine submarine Satellite signals heard over the weekend did not come from a missing Argentine Navy submarine San Juan that went missing on November 15, dashing hopes that the vessel could be located. A search of 80 percent of the area initially targeted for the operation turned up no sign of the vessel on the ocean surface, he said, but the crew should have ample supplies of food and oxygen. [Full Article...]

Mugabe Might Face Impeachment After Ignoring Resignation Deadline

Mugabe Might Face Impeachment After Ignoring Resignation Deadline A deadline imposed by Zimbabwe's ruling party for Robert Mugabe to stand down or face impeachment has expired. "His wife Grace has been the one spearheading most of that", said Mr Gutto. "He might not leave tomorrow or next week, but he is clearly at the end of his political life", said Mr Eldred Masunungure, a politics lecturer at the University of Zimbabwe. [Full Article...]

Germany, Sweden, EU extend strong support to Bangladesh on Rohingya issue

Germany, Sweden, EU extend strong support to Bangladesh on Rohingya issue More than 100 Rohingya refugees are known to have drowned in shipwrecks and boat incidents as they fled from Myanmar to Bangladesh, a United Nations (UN) China's Xinhua news agency reported a spokesman as saying on Friday. In addition to humanitarian aid, Japan is considering providing support for the construction of roads connecting a number of Rohingya refugee camps near the Bangladesh-Myanmar b... [Full Article...]

A Navy Pilot Drew Penises In The Sky Over Washington State

A Navy Pilot Drew Penises In The Sky Over Washington State The aircraft involved was an E/A-18 Growler, the Navy said . A number of people on the ground in Okanogan County , Washington observed the image and posted photos to social media. "You don't expect to see something like that". She called it "the most monumental thing to happen in (Okanogan)". It's unclear whether the pilot will face disciplinary action, but judging by the Navy statemen... [Full Article...]

Mick Mulvaney defends Pres. Trump's silence on Roy Moore

Mick Mulvaney defends Pres. Trump's silence on Roy Moore Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey says she has no reason to disbelieve the accusers, and she's bothered by the allegations. Roy Moore has been in public service for decades, and the accusations did not arise until a month before the election. Tynes said the action was "the best birthday present ever", and said the resolution was the first of its kind by a Republican group in Alabama since the Moore allegation... [Full Article...]

Tommy Fleetwood admits final-day difficulties in Dubai

Tommy Fleetwood admits final-day difficulties in Dubai He is doing everything he has to do and I'm doing the same, so it's perfectly set up for Sunday. "I've got nothing to lose", the 23-year-old said. Does that change now? Rose withstood a stiff test of his nerve by Fleetwood who, after a poor first day, has fought back with successive 65s, including eight birdies in his last 11 holes on Saturday. [Full Article...]

Arabs unanimously agree on rejecting Iranian approach

Arabs unanimously agree on rejecting Iranian approach Eisenkot added that "Under U.S. President Donald Trump there is an opportunity to form a new worldwide alliance in the region". Secretary General of the Arab League Ahmed Abul Gheit said Sunday the AL Member States unanimously agreed on rejecting the Iranian approach and actions. [Full Article...]

Gillibrand: Bill Clinton Should Have Resigned Over White House Affair

Gillibrand: Bill Clinton Should Have Resigned Over White House Affair Kirsten Gillibrand (right) and Hillary Clinton look to each other during a lunch meeting at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in NY, on January 25, 2009. "Yes, I think that is the appropriate response", Gillibrand, who first paused and then responded, according to the Times . [Full Article...]

Trump criticizes Franken, remains silent on Roy Moore

Trump criticizes Franken, remains silent on Roy Moore Al Franken (D-Minn.) on Thursday night, despite numerous similar allegations made against him. Trump said during his recently concluded Asia trip that he would have more to say about Moore when he returned home. Ezra Klein tweeted "Trump has more than a dozen, on-the-record, allegations of sexual assault against him, and was caught on tape bragging about committing sexual assault". [Full Article...]

Cold front brings rain and wind Saturday night

Cold front brings rain and wind Saturday night Locations... Mountains of Southeast West Virginia, Southwest Virginia and Northwest North Carolina, as well as the Virginia foothills. Tuesday: Mostly sunny, high near 41. But the models continue to show widespread rain at times and then other times show no rain at all. This will lead to calm conditions with partly to mostly sunny skies but highs in the mid 40s. [Full Article...]

Six Terrorists Killed in Kashmir, Including Nephew of Mumbai Attack Plotter

Six Terrorists Killed in Kashmir, Including Nephew of Mumbai Attack Plotter The army said as the cordon around the hiding terrorists was tightened, they fired at the security forces triggering an encounter. A senior police official said that the killed militants include Lashkar commanders Zargam and Mehmood. On Friday a militant and a police officer were killed in the outskirts of Srinagar during a brief shootout. "A total of six LeT militants were eliminated". [Full Article...]

Haryana CM congratulates 'Miss World 2017' Manushi Chillar

Haryana CM congratulates 'Miss World 2017' Manushi Chillar Neha Dhupia, a former beauty queen and who mentored India's Miss India pageant contestants this year, tweeted: "Congratulations Manushi Chhillar ". I'm also looklng forward to the year ahead. Puerto Rico's Stephanie Del Valle, the victor of last year's Miss World's title, passed on Manushi Chillar the crown. Chillar is the sixth Indian to win the coveted crown. [Full Article...]

Moody's ratings and Modi's expectations are finally on the same page

Moody's ratings and Modi's expectations are finally on the same page Addressing a press conference after Moody's , one of the major ratings agencies upgraded India's sovereign ratings to Baa2 from Baa3, Jaitley said the recognition will further the determination of the government to do better. Moody's said the recently-introduced goods and services tax (GST), a landmark reform that turned India's 29 states into a single customs union for the first time, will boost... [Full Article...]

Twitter finally does something about its horrendous case of ticks

Twitter finally does something about its horrendous case of ticks Verification helps promote the accounts, with Twitter thus giving them semiofficial consent. The company acknowledged in a series of tweets that verification, which was originally meant to authenticate the identities of prominent figures like celebrities and politicians, "has always been perceived as an endorsement". [Full Article...]


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