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Presidents Club to disband amid sexual harassment claims

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The bank said officials were appalled by the reports of sexual harassment but it would not be writing to complain to the Presidents Club. One major corporate sponsor severed ties and two children's hospitals anounced they would return all donations. Read More »

Mattis to Thank Vietnam for Supporting North Korean Sanctions

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They then cut the cobras' heads off and drank the snake blood, Business Insider noted . After talks with his Indonesian counterpart Ryamizard Ryacudu on Tuesday, Mattis said the USA was ready to work with Indonesia to ensure maritime security in the region as an increasingly assertive China stakes claims in the South China Sea. Read More »

Cash covers IL interstate after crash

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It’s unknown how much cash was in the auto. The driver of the black passenger vehicle was charged with driving too fast for conditions. A policeman attempts to sweep up the spilt $5, $10 and $20 bills. The crash caused the money to cascade all across the highway, forcing authorities to close the stretch of roadway for about an hour to clean it up. Read More »

GOP puts pressure on Russia probe

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Mueller's office has handed out at least four indictments so far. As for timing, Trump said , "I guess they're talking about two or three weeks , but I'd love to do it". Interested in Russia Investigation? U.S. intelligence agencies have concluded that Russian Federation interfered in the 2016 election campaign using hacking and propaganda to try to tilt the race in Trump's favour. Read More »

England, Wales see sharp increase in violent crimes

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It shows there were a total of 37,573crimes in North Yorkshire during the 12-month period, giving a crime rate of 46.2 per 1,000 of the population. Knife and gun crime is up by 21% and 20% respectively, robbery is up by 29% year-on-year and the number of incidents of possession of a weapon rose by 26%. Read More »

Hawaii missile alert employee not cooperating in probe

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Senate commerce committee in Washington during a hearing on the alert that caused widespread panic and confusion. "This hearing is an important step on the road to regaining the public's trust". While the investigation is underway, the employee was reassigned within Hawaii's emergency operations center and does not have access to the warning system, Rapoza told BuzzFeed News after the incident. Read More »

The best and worst performing secondary schools in the Portsmouth area

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Another new measure is "Attainment 8" - looking at the raw attainment from pupils in their best eight subjects, including English and maths. With regards to Attainment 8 scores, the average for Hampshire schools (excluding ones in Southampton in Portsmouth) is 47 and the average for Portsmouth is 42.3. Read More »

Volcano Erupts in Philippines; Thousands Flee

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Some 56 flights were cancelled. Officials are anxious the eruption may become a humanitarian emergency that could last months. One town in Albay, Camalig, has already set up an area for rescued farm animals, he said. Its most destructive, which buried the town of Cagsawa and killed approximately 1,200, occurred in 1841. President Rodrigo Duterte will visit the residents affected by the rumbling Mayon Volcano after attending the Association of Southeast Asian Nations - India Commemorative ... Read More »

North Korea calls for unification with South Korea

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Twenty-three North Koreans arrived in the South via the Kaesong route. It said this year is meaningful for both North and South Korea as it is the 70th anniversary of the founding of North Korea while South Korea will be hosting the Winter Olympics. Read More »

DOJ recovers missing messages between FBI agents

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Language in the texts included calling then-candidate Trump an " idiot " and saying he "simply cannot be president". The texts are among messages provided to House and Senate committees after reports that Strzok was sacked from Mueller's team for allegedly sending anti-Trump messages. Read More »

Trump in Switzerland to play salesman at economic summit

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President Donald Trump is sitting down with European business leaders in Davos , Switzerland. The meeting this year aims to find ways to reaffirm worldwide cooperation on crucial shared interests, such as worldwide security, the environment and the global economy. Read More »

Palestinians buy $50 million private jet for Abbas

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President Trump's decision a year ago to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital roiled Arab nations, leading the Palestinians to refuse to meet with Vice President Mike Pence during his Mideast visit this week. "The White House has been working with our partners in the region to see if we can develop a framework for peace", Pence told Reuters. Palestinians shunned Pence's visit to the region this month after Trump recognised Jerusalem as Israel's capital and vowed to begin moving the ... Read More »

'Doomsday clock' ticks closer to apocalyptic midnight

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The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists announced the new time for the clock Thursday. The last time the clock showed humanity this close to total and utter annihilation was 1953, shortly after the US chose to pursue the hydrogen bomb, a weapon far more powerful than any atomic bomb, according to the Bulletin's timeline . Read More »

Leeds United's new crest has caused MAYHEM…

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The crest depicts the torso of a man giving the " Leeds Salute", a gesture where a fist is placed against the heart. The reaction to the new crest yesterday really was overwhelmingly negative but, on the upside, Leeds have once again shown that they are listening to their fans better than they have in previous years with them set to go back to the drawing board. Read More »

Arshi will soon make Bollywood debut with Prabhas

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Hina also said that since Rocky loves to dance, she would not mind doing the next season of Nach Baliye with him. "There are a few offers but everything is in a very initial stage. "He had a hard time dealing with everything alone". Hina feels that the show has made her more independent and organised as she said, "Throughout, the show I wanted to perform for my fans as I didn't want to disappoint them". Read More »

Former England captain Jimmy Armfield has died aged 82

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Armfield played 43 times for England, captaining the side 15 times. However, he had to wait 43 years before finally receiving a medal from Prime Minister Gordon Brown as he was not one of the 11 players on the pitch at the end of the 4-2 final win over West Germany at Wembley Stadium. Read More »

Karnataka Bandh Over Mahadayi River Dispute, BJP Alleges Political Conspiracy

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Not everyone is supporting the bandh. Kannada organisations and farmers have made a decision to hold two bandhs in Karnataka over the next two weeks over Mahadayi river water sharing row, said media reports. According to police sources, some activists from the Kannada Rakshana Vedike tried to stop trains from operating at the City Railway station in the morning, but they were quickly dispersed by the police. Read More »

Trump's high-dollar fundraiser at Mar-a-Lago will go on

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As of Saturday evening, the fundraiser was still set to go on with presidential son Eric Trump and his wife, Lara Trump, and Republican National Committee Chairwoman Ronna Romney McDaniel as headliners. President Trump was sworn today as the 45th U.S. President. An invitation for the event said tickets are starting at $100,000 a pair, covering dinner and a photograph with Trump. Read More »

Mummy found in Basel church is related to Boris Johnson

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Scientists in Basel have been working to identify the body since it was uncovered in 1975, during the renovation of the city's Barfüsser Church. As for Anna Catharina herself, she was part of the wealthy Basel family the Bischoffs and married a church minister, the reports. Read More »

Facebook Will Change Your News Feed Just By Asking 2 Questions

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The survey will affect how much credence Facebook's news feed algorithm grants individual organisations. You've likely noticed a recent change in the content seen on your Facebook feed. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said Facebook could have passed judgment on the quality and trustworthiness of sources using intelligent computer code, or it could have outsourced the process to other experts and technologies. Read More »

Sohrabuddin case: HC sets aside gag order on media

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Mere apprehension of the accused that media may sensationalise the proceedings was not a sufficient ground for banning reporting it, the high court said. While passing the orders, she said that the media can not be stopped from reporting on an ongoing trial. At this contention, judge Revati mohite-Dere said, "Witnesses can always be protected, their identity can be protected". Read More »

High-speed chase ends in violent, head-on crash

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After briefly stopping at a red light in Tempe, Taebel was rammed by one police vehicle, but then sped around the traffic and through an intersection. Taebel hit another vehicle causing the victim to be transported to the hospital for non-life threatening injuries. The driver continued on to the Loop 202 into Tempe and exited the freeway at Scottsdale Road. Read More »