• Former Asheville Police Officer Charged For August Beating
Former Asheville Police Officer Charged For August Beating

Before the newspaper's release on February 28 of that video, showing Officer Chris Hickman tasering and beating Johnnie Jermaine Rush , the state's investigative unit expressed little interest in pursuing the case from august 25, says Casey Blake, the paper's community engagement editor.

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  • Trump threatens to impose
Trump threatens to impose "reciprocal tax" on India, China

The US President even mentioned that the country was losing $500 billion a year to China for which there was a need to do something. Were going to have a great relationship, hopefully, with China, but we have to do something. We send our vehicle over there, pay 25 per cent. They never did anything about it. If they are at 50, or they are at 75 or t...

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  • Stalemate continues: LS adjourned till noon over Andhra demand, PNB scam
Stalemate continues: LS adjourned till noon over Andhra demand, PNB scam

Opposition Congress and TMC continued with their vociferous protests in the House over Rs 12,700 crore PNB fraud. The protests come after two TDP ministers had submitted their resignations to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying that they will continue to be a part of NDA but would no longer hold ministerial positions.

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  • Leeds owner launches Twitter attack on Wolves
Leeds owner launches Twitter attack on Wolves

However Wolves are believed to be "entirely comfortable" that they are working within all rules and regulations set out by the league. Nearly immediately after his side's loss at Elland Road, Radrizzani suggested on Twitter the Championship was no longer a fair competition due to the close links Wolves' owners, Fosun International, have w...

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  • Fears of global trade war as Trump stands his ground
Fears of global trade war as Trump stands his ground

Political voices across Europe have echoed critics in the US urging Trump to drop his metal-tariffs plan, saying it would cause more economic harm than good and fail to address the root problem of overcapacity in China. The looming departure of White House economic adviser Gary Cohn , a former Goldman Sachs executive who has opposed the pr...

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  • Thousands left without water in Britain
Thousands left without water in Britain

Thames Water assured that now they pump an additional 500 million liters of water per day through its network, equivalent to 200 Olympic swimming pools, to solve the problem. "Over the last few years there have been several major water leaks, burst water mains causing severe disruption to my constituents meaning that they can't wash, they can't co...

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  • West Virginia teachers celebrate pay win
West Virginia teachers celebrate pay win

The West Virginia Education Association hailed the deal, saying on its Facebook page: "WE WON!" "There's no question they're going to sign it". Andrea Lannom , statehouse reporter for The Register-Herald in West Virginia. Jim Justice to bump up their pay 2 percent in the first year as they also complained about rising health insurance costs. ...

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  • Trump Talked to Witnesses About Their Interviews With Mueller
Trump Talked to Witnesses About Their Interviews With Mueller

President Donald Trump leaves the President's Room of the Senate at the Capitol after he formally signed his cabinet nominations into law, in Washington, Jan. The experts also said the episodes could serve as evidence for Mueller in an obstruction case. Mr. Porter, who resigned last month amid a domestic abuse scandal, told Mr.

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  • Trump Administration Cautious After North Korea Overtures
Trump Administration Cautious After North Korea Overtures

According to the information of the source, the US government has been worried about such promises. These sanctions are in addition to existing US comprehensive sanctions against targeting unlawful North Korean activities. The area is not only a popular tourist attraction but also the place where the two countries meet for talks. Chinese state-ru...

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  • Persimmon (LON:PSN) Upgraded to
Persimmon (LON:PSN) Upgraded to "Add" at Numis Securities

The firm has "Hold" rating given on Friday, July 21 by HSBC. Berenberg Bank dropped their price objective on Dialight from GBX 530 ($7.32) to GBX 420 ($5.80) and set a "sell" rating for the company in a research note on Friday, December 15th.

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  • Theresa May says United Kingdom can 'set example to world' in Brexit deal
Theresa May says United Kingdom can 'set example to world' in Brexit deal

At last count, Sterling was at $1.3860 after May told parliament that "We are close to an agreement on the terms of a time-limited implementation period to give governments, businesses and citizens on both sides time to prepare for our new relationship".

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  • France advised Turkey to 'put an end' to Afrin offensive: Foreign Minister
France advised Turkey to 'put an end' to Afrin offensive: Foreign Minister

A Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighter is seen in Afrin, Syria on March 2, 2018. According to the Turkish General Staff, the operation, which was launched to clear YPG/PKK-ISIL terrorists from Afrin, aims to establish security and stability along Turkey's borders and the region as well as to protect Syrians from terrorist oppression and cruelt...

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  • At least 8 inches of wet, heavy snow on the way
At least 8 inches of wet, heavy snow on the way

Road conditions and visibility will deteriorate quickly due to heavy, wet, blowing snow. Another winter storm is on its way. "Because the storm did a loop south of Long Island, that allowed those heavy snow bands to persist". While next weekend begins dry, yet another potential storm could be in the cards by Sunday into early next week, wh...

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  • Deadly Nor'easter Leaves 1 Million Without Power Across Region
Deadly Nor'easter Leaves 1 Million Without Power Across Region

Coastlines in MA and southern NY saw high tide flooding over the weekend, with streets in downtown Boston flooded to almost historic highs. Winds along parts of the MA coast that whipped in excess of 90 miles per hour are due to ease Saturday , CNN forecasters said.

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  • India Angered over Justin Trudeau's Defense of Unnamed Official
India Angered over Justin Trudeau's Defense of Unnamed Official

According to the write-up, another blunder that went unnoticed was when the Canadian Prime Minister noted "in a speech in New Delhi that Canada had just celebrated its 100th birthday - off by 50 years". Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau's Liberal Party thwarted a bid from the Opposition Conservative Party on Thursday to get National Security...

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  • China boosts defence spending amid military modernisation
China boosts defence spending amid military modernisation

China also set its consumer price index at "around 3 percent" compared with 3 percent past year, as widely expected. While expected, the spending increase will further unnerve China's regional rivals. New funds are going mainly to raise living standards for service members, increase training and prepare for potential crises on the Korean Peninsul...

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  • DACA was supposed to end Monday. It didn't, but DREAMERs remain anxious
DACA was supposed to end Monday. It didn't, but DREAMERs remain anxious

Last week, the U.S. Supreme Court said it wouldn't hear the DACA case yet. The deadline he set is here and we still do not have a solution for these Dreamers, for one simple reason: President Trump is standing in the way. Meanwhile, the Trump administration has boosted the approval rate of renewals from previous DACA recipients to 98-percent, b...

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  • Gov. Deal signs historic $5 billion tax relief bill
Gov. Deal signs historic $5 billion tax relief bill

Governors of NY and Virginia, a House lawmaker from OH and the mayor of Birmingham, Ala., were among officials who jabbed Georgia in the dispute and offered to have Delta move its headquarters from Atlanta. "I think that obviously Delta is free to make any decision that they want to", Cagle said. What was left of HB 918 was the main goal of the...

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  • Toronto police to provide update in Bruce McArthur investigation
Toronto police to provide update in Bruce McArthur investigation

While Idsinga has an idea of how at least some of McArthur's alleged victims were killed, he said investigators have been unable to definitively determine the cause of death in each case. "We still have four sets of unidentified remains", he said. ORIGINAL: 5:30 a.m. While police completed their search of "up to 20" planters that McArthur was k...

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  • U.S. steel tariff might harm Houston petro sector
U.S. steel tariff might harm Houston petro sector

Trump announced new trade restrictions Thursday, including a 25 per cent tariff on steel imports and 10 per cent duty on aluminum, but didn't say whether Canada would be exempt. Trump fired back in a tweet Saturday. Steel stocks were volatile and some erased part of the previous day's gains, as investors anxious threats of retaliation...

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