• Dozens expected to testify against Paul Manafort
Dozens expected to testify against Paul Manafort

Much of the income was spent on luxury homes, sports cars and a wardrobe which included a $15,000 (£11,430) jacket made from ostrich, prosecutors said . The special counsel has enlisted as many as 35 witnesses to testify against Manafort. Prosecutors have said they don't plan to offer evidence related to the Russian Federation case, and that ref...

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  • Swedish crown jewels: Speedboat thieves steal priceless treasures
Swedish crown jewels: Speedboat thieves steal priceless treasures

Maria Ellior, an official with the Swedish police's National Operations Department, told the local TT news agency Wednesday that the items would be "impossible to sell". The spokesman said they could have left the motorboat and jumped in a getaway vehicle heading west into the hinterlands, or east to Stockholm . In 2013, 16th-century copies of K...

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  • Facebook Removes
Facebook Removes "Inauthentic" Left-Wing Accounts

Publicly, Facebook is saying it does not know for sure who was behind the network, but is saying it has "found evidence of some connections between these accounts" and accounts that had been run by Russian trolls in the run-up to the 2016 presidential election.

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  • NRC row: ‘Dont Assamese have human rights, asks Amit Shah
NRC row: ‘Dont Assamese have human rights, asks Amit Shah

Political blame games have begun soon after the list was released on Monday. He said the NRC is the soul of the Assam accord which the then Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi had signed and it clearly stipulates that every single illegal immigrant would be identified and his name struck off the voters list.

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  • Spy photos show North Korea is building new missiles
Spy photos show North Korea is building new missiles

The Hwasong-15 is North Korea's longest-range ballistic missile, capable of carrying a large payload to likely all of the contiguous United States . Last Friday, North Korea returned what were said to be dozens of remains of American soldiers missing from the 1950-53 Korean War, something that leader Kim Jong Un promised during a June summit...

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  • Trump says he's willing to meet Iran's president 'anytime'
Trump says he's willing to meet Iran's president 'anytime'

The president was asked about Iran after he and the Iranian president traded threats earlier this month. But if history is a guide, there will be no such capitulation by Iran: With the Iranians, one of the most costly things to do, both culturally and politically, would be to show Trump the respect and deference he desires after his aggressiv...

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  • Plane crashes minutes after take-off with 'at least 80 on board'
Plane crashes minutes after take-off with 'at least 80 on board'

The Guadalupe Victoria airport has been closed since the plane went down near the runway during an afternoon storm. Aeromexico said Flight 2431 was scheduled to fly from Durango to Mexico City . The accident did cause two series injuries: A pilot had to undergo a spinal operation, and a young girl suffered burns on 25 per cent of her body, the g...

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  • Police officer fatally shoots homeowner who killed intruder, authorities say
Police officer fatally shoots homeowner who killed intruder, authorities say

APD confirmed that the juvenile inside of the home sustained non-life-threatening injuries from the deceased intruder. A police officer fatally shot an armed homeowner in Colorado in an apparent case of mistaken identity after that man had killed an intruder inside his home.

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  • Mexico official says 37 slight injuries in crash
Mexico official says 37 slight injuries in crash

No deaths have been reported in the accident involving an Aeromexico plane Tuesday in Durango, Mexico, according to the state's governor José R. Aispuro. Ambulances lined up at the accident site to ferry the injured to hospitals. But they agreed the plane was trying to take off during a storm, with some describing marble-sized hail.

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  • Trump praises Florida Gov. Scott ahead of rally for gubernatorial candidate
Trump praises Florida Gov. Scott ahead of rally for gubernatorial candidate

Trump attacked public opinion polls, except one that said he was popular among Republicans. USA president Donald Trump has falsely claimed you need to show photo identification to buy groceries in his country. DeSantis , a conservative member of the House Freedom Caucus, has been one of the president's most ardent supporters, perhaps particula...

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  • Thousands download 3D-printed gun designs
Thousands download 3D-printed gun designs

The company filed its own suit in Texas on Sunday, asserting that it's the victim of an "ideologically fueled program of intimidation and harassment" that violates the company's First Amendment rights. That prospect has startled gun control advocates, who say it could worsen the epidemic of gun violence in the USA and make it easier for terrorist...

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  • After
After "Civil War, Bloodbath" Remark, Police Case Against Mamata Banerjee

While the Congress demanded that the government tread cautiously on the issue, the Trinamool Congress sought complete withdrawal of the NRC, alleging that Indian citizens have also been left out of the final draft. If the objective is to identify illegal immigrants, the process here seems ill equipped as the Indian Express editorial points out in...

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  • Manafort Drops Appeal of Civil Case Against Mueller
Manafort Drops Appeal of Civil Case Against Mueller

It's the first trial related to charges brought by special counsel Robert Mueller in the investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 us presidential election. Manafort has been in jail since last month when a judge revoked his house arrest over allegations that he and an associate tried to tamper with witnesses in the case.

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  • United Kingdom 'fake news' report calls for tougher rules, fines
United Kingdom 'fake news' report calls for tougher rules, fines

Some observers have pointed out that advertisers both in and out of politics have always attempted to target viewers with information they think they will be most responsive to, and that in the pre-digital age nearly everyone received the lion's share of their news from newspapers which are very clearly biased - reinforced, then as now, by the vi...

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  • AG Sessions announces new ‘religious liberty task force’
AG Sessions announces new ‘religious liberty task force’

Senators ask judicial and executive branch nominees about dogma-even though the Constitution explicitly forbids a religious test for public office", he continued, referencing incidents like Sen. Monday's Religious Liberty Summit featured a number of panelists, each boasting a lengthy anti-LGBTQ record. Sessions said the group's objective will be ...

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  • Republican donors the Koch brothers 'a total joke'
Republican donors the Koch brothers 'a total joke'

He went on to say that he never sought their support because he doesn't need their money or "bad ideas". The Kochs refused to endorse Mr Trump's presidential campaign in 2016, but after he won they found common ground, especially on tax cuts.

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  • Iran: Hassan Rouhani says it’s up to Europe to save nuclear deal
Iran: Hassan Rouhani says it’s up to Europe to save nuclear deal

I don't know that they're ready yet. He has demanded that Iran accept a "better" deal, but has not provided much specifics about what he actually wants. Iran is now in a diplomatic race against the United States as it tries to convince countries to maintain business ties while the United States sends out delegations to convince countries to isola...

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  • N.Korea appears to be building one or two ICBMs
N.Korea appears to be building one or two ICBMs

Satellite photos and other evidence indicates that efforts were underway to assemble at least one, and possibly two, liquid-fueled intercontinental ballistic missiles, the Post reported , citing unidentified officials familiar with United States intelligence who spoke on the condition of anonymity.

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  • Trump praises Italy's immigration policies at meeting with Conte
Trump praises Italy's immigration policies at meeting with Conte

The United States repeatedly imposed sanctions against Russian Federation. President Donald Trump insisted USA sanctions on Russia will remain in place, after hailing the "great meeting" he had with Russian President Vladimir Putin .

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  • Pres. Trump Willing to Meet with Iranian Leaders
Pres. Trump Willing to Meet with Iranian Leaders

President Trump emphasized his desire to work out a better deal to ensure Iran never gets hold of a nuclear weapon. "If the Iranians demonstrate a commitment to make fundamental changes in how they treat their own people, reduce their malign behaviour, can agree that it's worthwhile to enter in a nuclear agreement that actually prevents prolifera...

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