Flybe plane crashes at Schiphol Airport amid high winds

All passengers disembarked the plane without injury and were transported back to the terminal. "Our primary concern is for the welfare of passengers and crews". "Nobody is injured", and the "cause of the incident is being investigated", the stateme... More..

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Former student charged with killing Tara Grinstead
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Former student charged with killing Tara Grinstead

On Thursday, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation held a news conference to announce that Duke, 33, was arrested after someone came forward with new information this week. But her keys and purse were gone. Thi...More..

Trump says Tillerson faces 'tough trip' to Mexico
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Trump says Tillerson faces 'tough trip' to Mexico

He's blamed the country for sending rapists into the U.S., castigated undocumented immigrants from across the border and blasted Mexico for what he says are unfair trade practices. The United States has alloc...More..

Turkey says '100 Daesh fighters' left in Syria's Al-Bab
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Turkey says '100 Daesh fighters' left in Syria's Al-Bab

This rebel drone video shows the extent of damages incurred during the offensive. Since launching its unprecedented incursion into Syria in August, Turkey has been focusing on Al-Bab as the last bastion of Da...More..

Blast Kills Seven People in Lahore, Pakistan
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Blast Kills Seven People in Lahore, Pakistan

The injured have been shifted to a nearby hospital whereas emergency has been imposed in all the hospitals in Lahore . TV images showed ambulances and police vehicles rushing to the scene and blood-soaked cl...More..

Mnuchin promises tax reform will pass by August
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Mnuchin promises tax reform will pass by August

U.S. equities have posted sharp gains since Trump won the presidential election last November, as investors bet that he would pursue massive corporate tax cuts, deregulation and infrastructure spending. "We're ...More..

Trump labels recent threats against Jewish community 'horrible'
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Trump labels recent threats against Jewish community 'horrible'

In his answer Spicer characterized this statement, saying "it was an unbelievably forceful comment by the president as far as his denunciation of the actions now targeting Jewish community centers, but I think ...More..

Jimmy Kimmel wants a 'little more free time'
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Jimmy Kimmel wants a 'little more free time'

Before the gag Kimmel joked: You're thinking we could have used more time Because Oprah told me I'm lovely just as I am'. "It's something I was hoping to be asked to do, but I didn't necessarily ever want to ...More..

South Florida immigrant communities fearful as Trump administration expands deportation targets
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

South Florida immigrant communities fearful as Trump administration expands deportation targets

The memos , which further shape President Trump's third and fourth executive orders into policy , call for increasing expedited removals of undocumented immigrants and expand those who could be deported t...More..

Storm Doris to be felt around Ireland tonight
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Storm Doris to be felt around Ireland tonight

Chief Meteorologist Steve Willington said: "Currently, the most likely track of the low-pressure system is across Northern Ireland and northern England, and we expect to see the strongest winds in the north of ...More..

Visiting Israeli PM: What Kind of Palestinian State Does Australia Support?
by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Visiting Israeli PM: What Kind of Palestinian State Does Australia Support?

During the first day of his four-day visit - the first-ever of a sitting Israeli prime minister to Australia - Netanyahu stressed the country's role in the establishment of the Jewish state in 1948, and in the ...More..

Ex-Hong Kong leader jailed in fall from
by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Ex-Hong Kong leader jailed in fall from "such a height"

Tsang was acquitted of a second misconduct charge. He had deliberately concealed private rental negotiations with property tycoon Bill Wong Cho-bau while his cabinet discussed and approved a digital broadcastin...More..

Battle for Mosul: 'ISIS militants' OBLITERATED in precision airstrike
by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Battle for Mosul: 'ISIS militants' OBLITERATED in precision airstrike

After the helicopter gunships blasted their way through Albu Saif village before building up their positions north of the airport. "Separately, militarized police in armored vehicles were moving toward the sp...More..

Libyan Red Crescent recovers 74 bodies in northern Libya
by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Libyan Red Crescent recovers 74 bodies in northern Libya

The aid organisation's spokesman Mohammed al-Misrati told the AP news agency that the bodies washed ashore on Tuesday morning. Misrati said the circumstances surrounding the drowning were not yet clear. In to...More..

France's Macron issues Brexit warning
by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

France's Macron issues Brexit warning

Wary that her image and lead position in opinion polls might equally be hurt, Le Pen said she was convinced voters would not fall for moves created to derail her and her campaign. Le Pen has positioned hers...More..

Malaysian PM says North Korean envoy was
by | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Malaysian PM says North Korean envoy was "diplomatically rude"

Even after being attacked by the toxic material, Kim Jong-nam continued to function as normal, walking around by himself and engaging in conversation, but he appears to have been killed as the toxin slowly spre...More..

by | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Alibaba's Ant Financial expands to Korea with $200M investment in Kakao Pay

Young-Joon Ryu, who now leads Kakao's fintech division, will head the new company, which has accumulated more than 14 million members, and evolved from payment transactions to offer bill payment, remittance a...More..

Missouri Governor Outraged as 100 Jewish Tombstones Vandalized
by | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Missouri Governor Outraged as 100 Jewish Tombstones Vandalized

Police have not said if the vandalism is being investigated as a hate crime. Police were reviewing surveillance video in an attempt to find out who was responsible. "On the other hand, we have seen a board sh...More..

Vail Moves The Epic Pass East, Buying Stowe Resort In Vermont
by | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Vail Moves The Epic Pass East, Buying Stowe Resort In Vermont

Stowe is expected to generate earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) of at least $5 million in Vail's fiscal year ending July 31, 2018. Vail Resorts finally has its East Coast ...More..

Riots erupt in Sweden's capital just days after President Trump comments
by | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Riots erupt in Sweden's capital just days after President Trump comments

Police spokesman Lars Bystrom confirmed to Sweden's Dagens Nyheter newspaper that an officer had fired shots with intention to hit a rioter, but did not strike his target. Trump later clarified his comment...More..

by | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

"Not My President's Day" Protests Erupt Across The Country

The Monday event was one of many held around the country in major metropolitan areas that include Washington, D.C., Los Angeles , Baltimore and Chicago . Trump has initiated a crackdown on illegal immigrati...More..

Pence Looks to Reassure Ukraine, Baltics of US Support
by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Pence Looks to Reassure Ukraine, Baltics of US Support

Several associates of President Trump - all working outside the government - have been involved with a peace proposal for Russian Federation and Ukraine. "It has to stop", he said. North Atlantic Treaty Organis...More..

by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Former US Officials Accuse Netanyahu of Rejecting Secret Peace Offer

A strong friendship based on trust is welcome for both nations. The unit functions similarly to the US National Security Agency, and the two work closely together. Worldwide law views the West Bank and east Jer...More..

Carl Vinson Strike Group Patrolling Disputed South China Sea
by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Carl Vinson Strike Group Patrolling Disputed South China Sea

Meyer . The strike group's commander, Rear Admiral James Kilby, said weeks of training in the Pacific had improved the group's effectiveness and readiness. "This operational concept allows both numbered fle...More..

North Korean suspect in airport killing had fake job in Malaysia
by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

North Korean suspect in airport killing had fake job in Malaysia

Authorities continued to search Tuesday for others suspected of participating in the attack, Reuters reported . Under the resolution, the dictatorship's export of coking coal - all of which goes to China - w...More..

'Logan' Director Says He's Game to Make a Solo X-23 Movie
by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

'Logan' Director Says He's Game to Make a Solo X-23 Movie

Look for Matt Goldberg's review of Logan tomorrow. It seems nearly certain that X-23 will be back in some capacity after 'Logan .' The character, whose origin was hinted at in the post-credits scene of 201...More..

by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Amid protests, MPs to debate Trump visit invitation

Members of Parliament will spend up to three hours discussing a petition calling for the visit to be downgraded because of Trump's "well-documented misogyny and vulgarity". Bush in 2003 and Barack Obama in 20...More..

China halts North Korea coal imports after missile test
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

China halts North Korea coal imports after missile test

The freeze includes all incoming North Korean coal shipments that importers had applied for but not yet received official approval, the Chinese ministry said. Beijing , the North's main diplomatic protector and...More..

Trump Planning 'Streamlined' Immigration Order
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Trump Planning 'Streamlined' Immigration Order

Seeking to fulfill Trump's campaign promise to build a wall along the Mexican border, Kelly also calls on Customs and Border Protection to "immediately begin planning, design, construction and maintenance of a ...More..

Chelsea Clinton burns Trump on Twitter for his baffling Sweden remark
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Chelsea Clinton burns Trump on Twitter for his baffling Sweden remark

As we mentioned earlier, Trump cited a nonexistent terror attack that happened "last night in Sweden ", setting social media ablaze. Sweden , who would believe this? They're having problems like they never ...More..

Will latest Iraqi offensive mean end of ISIL in Mosul?
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Will latest Iraqi offensive mean end of ISIL in Mosul?

The Iraqi forces have surrounded the western part of Mosul, while the US -led coalition forces have been carrying out air strikes on IS positions. There is little prospect of west Mosul falling quickly. Iraqi...More..

Donald Trump Rally in Melbourne, Florida on February 18, 2017
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Donald Trump Rally in Melbourne, Florida on February 18, 2017

Insisting he was the victim of false reporting, Mr Trump said his White House was running "so smoothly" and that he "inherited one big mess". Mr Trump promised the audience that "jobs are starting to pour...More..

by | Monday, February 20, 2017

FNQ shark attack victim still critical

The victim was repeatedly bitten on his leg that led to a severe loss of blood, local officials said. His condition is critical but stable. His right leg was amputated on Sunday, according to the Cairns Post...More..

SC man arrested for plotting Dylann Roof-inspired attack on synagogue
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

SC man arrested for plotting Dylann Roof-inspired attack on synagogue

The man described his plot as "in the spirit of Dylann Roof", the self-styled white supremacist who murdered nine black people at a church in Charleston in 2015. The next day, he wrote on Facebook that he wante...More..

by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Lincoln, Washington, FDR top presidents; Obama 12th

The survey is based on 10 leadership qualities, each of which has its own individual presidential ranking: public persuasion, crisis leadership, economic management, moral authority, worldwide relations, admini...More..

Merkel Calls on European Union to Improve Relations with Russian Federation
by | Sunday, February 19, 2017

Merkel Calls on European Union to Improve Relations with Russian Federation

The panel has for three years looked into revelations since 2013 by fugitive USA intelligence leaker Edward Snowden that the NSA was conducting massive Internet and phone data sweeps, including in Germany. and ...More..

Samsung to Suspend Investment, Business Plans Following Arrest of Chief
by | Sunday, February 19, 2017

Samsung to Suspend Investment, Business Plans Following Arrest of Chief

Lee is accused of paying the equivalent of some 34 million euros to business leader Choi Soon-sil and two foundations she heads in return for political favours from her friend, President Park. "The attention on...More..

The Great Wall's reviews are... not so great
by | Sunday, February 19, 2017

The Great Wall's reviews are... not so great

The rest of their party is killed, but William manages to kill their unseen assailant, who leaves behind a scaly green arm. William and Tovar are strong fighters, but they're hardly heroic - they just as ofte...More..

Philippines' Duterte says anti-money laundering body to show his bank accounts
by | Sunday, February 19, 2017

Philippines' Duterte says anti-money laundering body to show his bank accounts

Philippine Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV shows documents as he speaks at a news conference at the Philippine Senate Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017 in suburban Pasay city, south of Manila, Philippines. Trillanes released b...More..

by | Sunday, February 19, 2017

Trump Plans to Bring in Ally for Intelligence Review

Unfortunately, a lack of internal consistency isn't limited to Trump's tweets . According to Schindler, members of the intelligence community were so anxious about Trump's ties with the Kremlin that they wer...More..

Scholes advises Man United to sign Atletico superstar
by | Sunday, February 19, 2017

Scholes advises Man United to sign Atletico superstar

Whether this is likely to make any waves ahead of the Oscars in 11 days' time - or, indeed, if it matches up to the standard of the United squad as pilots for Independence Day: Resurgence previous year - is som...More..

Police Fire Tear Gas to Disperse Crowds in Paris Suburb
by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Police Fire Tear Gas to Disperse Crowds in Paris Suburb

Protesters - mostly young people - threw stones and iron bars near the main shopping centre in Bobigny, east of Paris , and police used tear gas to disperse several dozen people. The protests had been mostly i...More..

Logan Director Wants a X-Men Spinoff For X-23
by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Logan Director Wants a X-Men Spinoff For X-23

Any time that Logan is standing still is a moment when he knows that attack is imminent, usually from an untold number of well-armed military men. How much do you think Logan can make on opening weekend? ...More..

by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Spain's Princess Cristina cleared of corruption charges

Cristina was one of 18 defendants in the year-long trial which followed an investigation into her husband's non-profit organization, the Noos Foundation. Some of the foundation's money was transferred to a priv...More..

Trump Supports Two-State Solution, Says Nikki Haley at UN
by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Trump Supports Two-State Solution, Says Nikki Haley at UN

The two-state solution remains "the only way" to meet the aspirations of the Palestinians and Israelis, the United Nations envoy for the Middle East peace process told the Security Council Thursday. I thought f...More..

Blair calls for United Kingdom to 'rise up' and reconsider Brexit
by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Blair calls for United Kingdom to 'rise up' and reconsider Brexit

Asked when he had last talked to Brexit voters he conceded: "It's true I don't spend a lot of time on the doorstep.all I'm saying is, this is the beginning of the debate". In an impassioned speech, the former...More..

Deere Sees Ag Markets Stabilizing
by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Deere Sees Ag Markets Stabilizing

That remains well below Deere's 80 cents per share earnings at the same time a year ago. He says efforts to establish a more efficient cost structure are on track. Fundamentals in the country are improving, wit...More..

Stop foreign cheating: Trump vows penalties for companies that outsource American jobs
by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Stop foreign cheating: Trump vows penalties for companies that outsource American jobs

Trump did not mention the decision by plant workers this week to turn aside an organizing effort by the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers . "We're going to save billions and billion...More..

Powerful storm Brings Flooding to California
by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Powerful storm Brings Flooding to California

Erdman notes that with the deluge, there is a high risk of widespread urban flash flooding, debris flows from recent wildfire-scarred areas that could damage homes and roads, as well as mud and rockslides, even...More..

Assad wants 'every inch' of Syria, not just Raqqa
by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Assad wants 'every inch' of Syria, not just Raqqa

Mr Assad, however, insisted IS were "everywhere". The Syrian conflict began when the Baath regime, in power since 1963 and led by Assad, responded with military force to peaceful protests during the Arab Spri...More..