• Woman adopts baby from woman she met on plane
Woman adopts baby from woman she met on plane

Samantha Snipes and Temple Phipps weren't supposed to be on the same flight back in September 2016. "She was in disbelief that I even asked her, a stranger", Snipes said. The pair exchanged numbers and a few days later, Phipps got the call - her travel companion had given birth to a son. The South Carolina man forced the woman and her child to...

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  • China's 161 trillion yuan state-asset watchdog says more M&As to come
China's 161 trillion yuan state-asset watchdog says more M&As to come

The report's release coincides with the Boao Forum in the Chinese province of Hainan - known as China's Davos - at which President Xi Jinping reiterated his commitment to opening markets and easing restrictions on foreign investment. Trump is right about this: There is a human cost to the flood of cheap imports, and it's reflected in the loss of...

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  • Uber expands settlement with FTC related to cyberattack
Uber expands settlement with FTC related to cyberattack

A federal judge on the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania [official website] on Thursday has found [opinion, PDF] that Uber limousine drivers are independent contractors and not employees for the purposes of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) [materials] and similar Pennsylvania state laws.

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  • Trump lawyer tries to prevent use of materials found in FBI raid
Trump lawyer tries to prevent use of materials found in FBI raid

Assistant U.S. attorneys said there was no legal justification for a defense attorney to receive seized evidence and produce to prosecutors what he personally believes isn't covered by attorney-client privilege. Special Counsel Robert Mueller has evidence that Michael Cohen made a trip to Prague in the summer of 2016, McClatchy reports, citin...

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  • Is There A Deeper Reason Behind Trump's Pardon Of Scooter Libby?
Is There A Deeper Reason Behind Trump's Pardon Of Scooter Libby?

Bush had previously commuted Libby's prison sentence. Wilson also said he finds Trump to be a "vile and despicable individual" who is "utterly unacceptable as president". Whatever Trump does or doesn't know about Libby, however, someone must have told him why the Bush administration's former vice presidential chief of staff ended his career wit...

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  • ASA President Testifies to Congress Regarding Trade Tariffs
ASA President Testifies to Congress Regarding Trade Tariffs

Trade Representative earlier this month unveiled a list of $50 billion in Chinese products that could be hit with steep tariffs. "But it didn't work that way", Trump said in the Rose Garden of the White House. Forecasters have been expecting Chinese economic growth to weaken since late previous year after regulators tightened controls to cool a boo...

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  • New Zealand bans new offshore oil exploration to tackle climate change
New Zealand bans new offshore oil exploration to tackle climate change

Simon Bridges, " the leader of this center right National Party, New Zealand's main opposition party, said on Twitter that the choice to end oil and gas exploration was "a wrecking chunk" that might just hurt the country. She said her goal is for all of the electricity New Zealand uses to come from renewable energy sources by 2035. Today's de...

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  • Macron: France has 'proof' Assad used chemical weapons
Macron: France has 'proof' Assad used chemical weapons

President Macron declared yesterday that he was certain that Syrian forces had used chlorine gas against civilians, but he appeared to hesitate over committing France to a military response. Russian Federation vows to shoot down any and all missiles fired at Syria. It was the first public acknowledgement by Jaish al-Islam of a deal reached for Do...

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  • Trump Directs Cabinet to Look Into Rejoining TPP Trade Agreement
Trump Directs Cabinet to Look Into Rejoining TPP Trade Agreement

He's meeting at the White House with the governors of Iowa, Nebraska and North Dakota and several Midwest senators and House members. "They want a reduction in both tariff and non-tariff barriers". This is exactly what Trump campaigned against: Multilateral trade deals; making USA law subservient to worldwide structures; and the New World Order.

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  • Trump doorman 'unstable,' 'infamous for making up stories,' ex-wife says
Trump doorman 'unstable,' 'infamous for making up stories,' ex-wife says

Dino Sajudin , who worked at one of Trump's NY establishments, is understood to have approached AMI's National Enquirer with information he'd been told about Trump's sex life in late 2015, after the real-estate mogul announced he was running for president.

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  • James Comey's memoir: Trump fixates on proving lewd dossier allegations false
James Comey's memoir: Trump fixates on proving lewd dossier allegations false

Former FBI Director James Comey blasts President Donald Trump as unethical and "untethered to truth" and calls his leadership of the country "ego driven and about personal loyalty" in a forthcoming book. . The President's firing of Comey set into motion a cascading series of events that continue to complicate and cloud the Trump presidency. ...

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  • Barnier: the United Kingdom can change its mind on Brexit until 2020
Barnier: the United Kingdom can change its mind on Brexit until 2020

The UK will be out of the single market, out of the EU's freedom of movement rules, and setting its own regulations on immigration, she said at a news conference in Copenhagen. "The withdrawal agreement is payments of up to 39 billion pounds, it's a lot of money, and parliament is unlikely to sign off on it unless we can be pretty substantive about...

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  • Turkey's Erdogan will speak to Russia's Putin on Syria crisis
Turkey's Erdogan will speak to Russia's Putin on Syria crisis

The White House said yesterday Mr Trump had spoken to the Turkish leader about his concerns and they had agreed to stay in "close contact". Earlier on Wednesday, Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim told Russian Federation and the United States to end their "street fighting" over Syria, saying it was time to put aside a rivalry that risked ...

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  • PM Modi to observe fast on April 12 to protest Parliament washout
PM Modi to observe fast on April 12 to protest Parliament washout

This is not the time to observe a fast, the country wants to hear the Mann ki baat of the prime minister". "CONGRESS and other parties are trying to defame Bharatiya Janata Party ( BJP ) by playing cheap politics in the name of caste and religion".

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  • Ceremony in New City remembers lives lost in the Holocaust
Ceremony in New City remembers lives lost in the Holocaust

The Nazis killed some 1.1 million people at the camp, mostly Jews , but also Russians, Gypsies, Poles and members of other nationalities. While 41 percent of all US adults were able to identify Auschwitz, two-thirds of millennials polled - 66 percent - could not identify the infamous death camp.

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  • Senators Urge Secretary of State Pick to Avoid Trump's 'Worst Instincts'
Senators Urge Secretary of State Pick to Avoid Trump's 'Worst Instincts'

Among the first issues Pompeo was pressed on in the hearing was whether Trump had talked to him about the Russia investigation looking into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 USA presidential election. Trump in the coming weeks is also expected to meet with North Korean President Kim Jong-un, who is under pressure to end his country's nuclear wea...

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  • Family of 4 Disappears During California Road Trip
Family of 4 Disappears During California Road Trip

According to reports in the local U.S. media, a search was still underway north of Leggett for an SUV that was swept away with its occupants in flood waters in the Eel River. Friday. The vehicle is the same kind that the Thottapilly family owned. They were planning to stop in San Jose on their way back, but contact was lost with them on Thursday,...

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  • Nigeria Climb Five Spots On FIFA Ranking
Nigeria Climb Five Spots On FIFA Ranking

Bafana on the other hand shot four places after their victory in the tournament Zambia hosted in Ndola from March 21-24. Tunisia (14), Senegal (28), Congo DR (38), Morocco (42) and Egypt (46) are all above Nigeria (47) in the African Ranking.

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  • Yulia Skripal released from hospital after nerve agent attack
Yulia Skripal released from hospital after nerve agent attack

But Yulia responded: "I think no, here the situation is now. we'll deal with it later". The Foreign Office confirmed that it had received a request from the Russian Embassy for a meeting with Mr Johnson, one of the most vocal Government critics of Vladimir Putin's regime over the attempted assassination.

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  • Watchdog Confirms Skripals Poisoned, UK Says Kremlin Must Give Answers
Watchdog Confirms Skripals Poisoned, UK Says Kremlin Must Give Answers

The chemical watchdog did not actually name the chemical in its declassified summary, nor did it assign blame for the March 4 attack on Skripal and his daughter Yulia in Salisbury. The findings were welcomed by Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson who said they backed Britain's assertion that only Russian Federation could have carried out the at...

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