Kansas shooting: injured man says suspect asked victims about visas

The incident occurred at Austins Bar & Grill in Olathe, Kan., where two of the victims, Srinivas Kuchibhotla and Alok Madasani, work for Garmin , which has its USA headquarters in the town. 32 year old Srinivas Kuchibhotla was shot dead in Kansas in... More..

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by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

James Franco, Jodie Foster, Seth Rogen to attend immigrant rights rally

Security officials estimated that 1,500 people showed up at the event, which was held as an alternative to the agency's usual Oscars party. "There are people that are giving everything, that have lost everythin...More..

Man drives vehicle into pedestrian area in Germany's Heidelberg injuring three people
by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

Man drives vehicle into pedestrian area in Germany's Heidelberg injuring three people

The suspect is thought to have driven the auto into crowds and injured three people before fleeing the vehicle. No motive is known. Schaetzle said said a terrorist background is not suspected and the man ap...More..

Tom Perez Elected New DNC Chair
by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

Tom Perez Elected New DNC Chair

Perez was one vote shy of winning in the first round of votes. On the second ballot, the vote was 235 for Perez, and 200 for Ellison. That's allowed several candidates who won captured a dozen or so votes t...More..

by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

Hollande rebukes Trump following Paris remarks

On Bastille Day of previous year, an ISIS-aligned terrorist drove a truck through a crowd in Nice, killing 86. Jim used to be a regular visitor to Paris, Trump said , but hasn't made the trip in four or five y...More..

Niece Deepa Jayakumar Will Contest Election From Jayalalithaa's RK Nagar Seat
by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

Niece Deepa Jayakumar Will Contest Election From Jayalalithaa's RK Nagar Seat

He also criticised Chief Secretary Girija Vaidyanathan over a government advertisement on Jayalalithaa's birth anniversary celebrations that was published in newspapers. Saravanan told ANI . Chennai: The D...More..

by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

Pope Francis rebukes hypocritical Catholics, saying 'they cause scandal'

The pontiff read the day's gospel, which was the warning St. Mark gives Jesus about anyone who " causes one of these little ones who believe in me to sin ", which also instructs to " cut off your hand, pluck (y...More..

by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

Iceland's president declares WWIII by suggesting pineapple on pizza be banned

President Gudni Jóhannesson clarified his controversial comments late Tuesday in a Facebook post titled "A statement on the pizza-controversy", in which he insisted he had nothing against the juicy tropical...More..

Carnival Corporation Orders First Cruise Ships Built in China
by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

Carnival Corporation Orders First Cruise Ships Built in China

To launch operations of the first multi-ship cruise brand in China, the joint venture initially plans to acquire ships from Carnival's existing fleet and then add the new ships later. The agreement, subject to ...More..

Vote of Confidence episode: Tamil Nadu Governor sends report to President
by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

Vote of Confidence episode: Tamil Nadu Governor sends report to President

The political crisis in the state started when former Chief Minister O Panneerselvam had revolted against Sasikala, who was set to become chief minister before she was convicted. Stalin also said an appointment...More..

ICC withdrawal 'unconstitutional and invalid', high court rules
by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

ICC withdrawal 'unconstitutional and invalid', high court rules

It takes one year for a withdrawal to take effect after initial notification, according to the terms of the Rome Statute. The opposition Democratic Alliance (DA), which brought the court application, said the...More..

President Trump to Interview 4 Candidates to Replace the Ousted Flynn
by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

President Trump to Interview 4 Candidates to Replace the Ousted Flynn

Harper Perennial, a paperback imprint of HarperCollins, told The Associated Press that it has ordered a new printing of 25,000 copies. His 1997 book, " Dereliction of Duty ", - based on his Ph.D. Finding a new ...More..

IOM Fears Further Rise in South Africa Anti-immigrant Violence
by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

IOM Fears Further Rise in South Africa Anti-immigrant Violence

The protesters tried to march toward the foreign ministry. "But Nigeria is also sending a deliberate message to the worldwide community that it is a country without the xenophobia of South Africa, and it's al...More..

JC Penney to close 130-140 stores
by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

JC Penney to close 130-140 stores

Marvin R. Ellison, chairman and CEO of the company, said stores that are successful in beauty, home refresh and special sizes produced better sales. The company reported Friday having $1 million in net inco...More..

Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe turns 93 with lavish birthday party
by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe turns 93 with lavish birthday party

Mr Mugabe has ruled the country for more than 36 years and won the last election in 2013 despite concerns over voting irregularities. Despite growing calls to step aside, his party has endorsed him as its c...More..

by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

Netanyahu to Australian Jews: We Have to Battle Anti-Semitism

Diplomatic niceties developed because they were useful in helping countries relate to one another, yet a month into his presidency, Trump already has paved a path of foreign policy missteps in total disregard o...More..

Flybe plane crashes at Schiphol Airport amid high winds
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

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 inci...More..

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..

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..

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..

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..

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..

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..

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..

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..

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..

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..

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..

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..

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..

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

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..

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..

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..

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..