Понедельник, 23 Апреля 2018
Latest news
Home » World

World

Some clouds, few sprinkles into Tuesday night...sunny & cool Thanksgiving Holiday

perth_map

Temperatures are usually in the low 50s, but this week highs will top out in the upper 50s and low 60s for the Portland metro area. The high will be 52, after a morning low of 35. SATURDAY: Partly to mostly cloudy skies and a few spotty rain showers will be possible for Saturday, with a high temperature of 54 degrees. Friday: Sunny, with a high near 60. Read More »

Another player comes to defense of Jameis Winston

perth_map

A person that was on the Uber ride with Tampa Bay Buccaneer Jameis Winston has come forward. "There were three of us in the auto, not just one as has been reported". Once they stopped at a drive-thru for food, Kate says Winston, "reached over and put his fingers on my crotch". Jameis Winston's former college teammate and friend was in the auto with him during alleged groping incident. Read More »

The Trump Foundation Is Shutting Down To Prevent Any Conflicts Of Interest

perth_map

In a new tax filing, the foundation announced its intent to close down, and is seeking approval to distribute the funds remaining in its coffers, NBC News reported. It also showed that the foundation donated $3 million last year, more than it had given in the previous three years combined. The Trump Foundation a year ago admitted violating federal rules against "self-dealing", and Trump said last December he would dissolve the organization to avoid conflicts of interest. Read More »

Trump Campaign Coordinator Pleads Guilty To Child Sex Trafficking

perth_map

The maximum time for the offense is life in prison. A federal grand jury indicted Shortey in September. Ralph Shortey has agreed to plead guilty to one count of child sex trafficking in exchange for three other charges to be dismissed, Shortey's lawyer Ed Blau confirmed Saturday. Read More »

Shia Waqf Board nod for Ram temple, wants mosque in Lucknow

perth_map

Rizvi said that the Hindu parties in the dispute would have complete control over the site and they could construct a grand temple. Talking about the proposal, Shia Central Waqf Board chairman Syed Waseem Rizvi said that the proposal was prepared after holding discussions with all stakeholders. Read More »

India Cancels $500M Arms Deal with Israel's Rafael

perth_map

The Indian Express reported on Monday that India cancelled the $500 million deal with Rafael in favor of India's Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO ) indigenously developing and producing a similar weapon. "We are not aware of any official adjustment to the decision", Rafael's statement said. "It won't also need any transfer of technology", Express sources said. Read More »

US Ending Temporary Permits for At Least 50000 Haitians

perth_map

The decision to end TPS for Haitians is part of Trump's broader efforts to tighten restrictions on immigration, and comes despite calls from even some fellow Republicans to continue the relief. Haiti has made "significant progress", the official added. He also postponed a decision on how to deal with a similar program for 86,000 residents from Honduras until next July. Read More »

Indonesia graft suspect detained after doctors clear health

perth_map

He explained because of Setya Novanto detention by the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK), the relevant institutions need to immediately clean up. The questioning took place after the KPK detained Setya following a statement by a team of doctors' that declared Setya as fit to undergo questioning. Read More »

Time for justice at the United Nations court

perth_map

This will invalidate popular support for Dalveer Bhandari. "The matter further complicates by the fact Greenwood is an English British and Britain being the permanent member there and obviously have an opportunity to lobby effectively for him with the other members of the security council". Read More »

QUALCOMM Incorporated (QCOM) - Stock Performance

QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM)' stock is holding above their moving averages, indicating a postitive uptrend for Technology company. Tracking the stock price in relation to moving averages as well as highs and lows for the year might assist with evaluating future stock performance. Read More »

Flint school holding free community Thanksgiving dinner

perth_map

Equinox, through the help of 3,500 volunteers, will serve 10,000 meals this Thanksgiving, 9,500 of those will be delivered to people. Folks can prepare for the waistband- stretching day with a meal a few days earlier in Big Arm. They'll also be open for dinner Tuesday and Wednesday. Wilkins, who has been involved with the Thanksgiving meal for its entire duration, said she can identify with its outreach aspect due to spending the holiday alone on one occasion in the past. Read More »

The air Raids against labs of heroin in Afghanistan

perth_map

The U.S. military has begun bombing opium production plants in Afghanistan as part of a new strategy targeting Taliban revenue, a top general said Monday. The Taliban, he said, are interested in making money, and to some extent this movement has evolved into a narco insurgency, so that the profits from narcotics now exceed their operating expenses. Read More »

Hidden Camera Shows Dying WWII Veteran's Gasps For Help Were Ignored

perth_map

James Dempsey repeatedly called out to staff members at Northeast Atlanta and Rehabilitation in Georgia on February 27, 2014, that he could not breathe. The NBC station reported that the nurses were having trouble getting Dempsey's oxygen machine to work by 6:30 a.m. - at which point in the video Nuckles leaned both hands onto Dempsey's mattress and someone laughed. Read More »

NY Times suspends White House reporter for alleged sexual misconduct

perth_map

The Times said Monday that it was looking into allegations made by four women that Thrush made inappropriate advances, including kissing and touching them. "I was, and am, angry", she says about her own feelings. "This woman was upset by my behaviour and I'm sorry". Vox published its article just after 10.30 am Monday, when reporters and editors in The Times' Washington bureau were attending a weekly news meeting. Read More »

Avoid serving up 'fire bird': Tips for a safe Thanksgiving meal

perth_map

Thanksgiving is the peak for home cooking fires, according to fire officials. It will not cook evenly, and you may end up serving raw pieces of poultry to your guests. Chef Noah Stephens has been cooking the thanksgiving staple ever since he can remember and says the most imperative step is thawing the turkey. Cooking oil and water do not mix and water causes the cooking oil to spill over, causing a fire or even an explosion hazard during cooking oil boil over. Read More »

Rookie Park Sung-hyun Wins Three LPGA Honors

perth_map

Peiyun Chien of Taiwan and Sarah Jane Smith of Australia opened with bogey-free rounds of 66 to share the lead in a warm breeze. As for the entire 74-player field, it was plenty crowded at the top. Pettersen dropped four shots in a three-hole stretch by getting out of position off the tee and she shot 39 on the back nine for a 70 to fall five shots behind. Read More »

Tillerson condemns violence against LGBT people on Transgender Day of Remembrance

perth_map

Originally known as Trans Day of Remembrance, the name of the holiday was changed in 2015 in answer to a call from BreakOUT, a New Orleans trans justice organization. The Transgender Day of Remembrance was started in 1999 by transgender advocate Gwendolyn Ann Smith as a vigil to honor the memory of Rita Hester, a transgender woman who was killed in 1998. Read More »

Israel Police probe depiction of President Rivlin in keffiyeh

perth_map

Amid harsh criticism for his decision regarding Elor Azaria's request for clemency, Israeli President Reuven Rivlin clarifies that he knows "difficult decisions must be made" and that he expected the controversy which he believes to be part of an "orchestrated move ". Read More »

McMaster Mocked Trump's Intelligence In a Private Dinner

perth_map

Oracle's senior vice president for government affairs, Ken Glueck, and a National Security Council spokesman "heatedly denied the comments" to Buzzfeed . Oracle, the same software company whose CEO met with McMaster for the dinner in which he is alleged to have gone off on Trump. "It's like they're preparing to deal with a child", a source told the magazine. Read More »

Santa Claus parade a hit with kids

perth_map

After the lighting, everyone's invited to stick around for pictures with Santa at the Lions Park Gazebo, shopping on Mill Street and sidewalk entertainment as "A Very Borough Christmas" continues to 9 p.m. Nick's official U.S. Postal Service mailbox. Free hot chocolate will be available as well. The vendors will include the Cappetta's Italian Imports & Pizza truck. Read More »

US House passes bill with wind tax credit cuts

perth_map

Republican senators who have been critical of the plan said that some middle-income taxpayers could see any benefits of the tax cuts wiped out by higher health insurance premiums if the repeal of the Obamacare mandate goes through. Speaking before a Cabinet meeting, Trump said: "We're going to give the American people a huge tax cut for Christmas - hopefully that will be a great big, lovely Christmas present". Read More »

CPM office attacked, BJP men held

perth_map

If they are trying to put the BJP councillors and workers behind bars, the consequences will be fatal. Clashes involving activists of BJP-RSS and the ruling CPM broke out in Thiruvananthapuram late on Sunday night, leading to injuries, arrests and retaliatory vandalism. Read More »

Rubio: Sen. Flake Didn't Say Anything New on Hot Mic

perth_map

Trump responded on Sunday, saying Flake was caught "saying bad things about your favorite President" and anticipated Flake would vote against the Senate GOP tax cut proposal. He acknowledged that he could not win a GOP primary in the current political climate. "I can tell you one thing, what the President says or does or feels has nothing whatsoever to do with how I will vote on that tax bill", Flake said. Read More »

NY cosmetic factory explosions leave more than 30 injured, including firefighters

perth_map

In total, 20 people were injured - 15 Verla employees - and then 5 Newburgh firefighters, who were injured by the second explosion. Police say firefighters were inside when the second explosion occurred. Officials said they believed the air was safe to breathe and that drinking water wasn't affected. "Everybody's concerned", Green said. "Video obtained by WABC-TV in New York City showed thick, black smoke spewing from a section of the roof of the sprawling facility, which includes ... Read More »