Sally Yates to testify on warning White House on Michael Flynn

Yates, then the acting attorney general, reportedly traveled to the White House in late January to warn administration officials that Flynn had been misleading Vice President Mike Pence about his conversations with Kislyak, which she said made him ... More..

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U.S. warns on sanctions over Venezuela's move on constitution
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

U.S. warns on sanctions over Venezuela's move on constitution

Protests have been roiling Venezuela for a month, and Borges says more pressure is needed to restore democracy. It said it was organizing a "megaprotest" for Wednesday. A presidential election is due to be held...More..

FBI Translator Jailed for Marrying IS Militant She Was Spying On
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

FBI Translator Jailed for Marrying IS Militant She Was Spying On

Cuspert reportedly once "praised" al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden in a track, threatened former POTUS Barack Obama, and appeared in multiple ISIS propaganda videos. However, the Court documents did not explai...More..

WestJet orders longer-range Boeings, expanding reach to new markets
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

WestJet orders longer-range Boeings, expanding reach to new markets

WestJet announced today that it's making a major strategic move that signals its intention to expand to new worldwide markets. "I am confident our guests will be delighted with the experience of flying with ...More..

by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Le Pen and Macron square off tonight in showdown TV debate

NPR's Eleanor Beardsley says that result can't be ruled out. "The euro has been a deadweight for prices, a deadweight for jobs, a deadweight for the competitiveness of our businesses and it would be much simple...More..

Czech prime minister announces government resignation
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Czech prime minister announces government resignation

Tuesday's move reflects tensions in the ruling coalition about six months ahead of the parliamentary election. Sobotka has cast doubt on the way Babis had raised money to buy the bonds and insisted that as a ...More..

US Has Not Found 'One Dollar' of Drug Lord El Chapo's Assets
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

US Has Not Found 'One Dollar' of Drug Lord El Chapo's Assets

Police arrested Damaso Lopez, known by the nickname "El Licenciado", a title for college graduates, at an apartment block in Mexico City on Tuesday morning, the attorney general's office said in a statement. Lo...More..

Dramatic video captures small plane crash in Washington
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Dramatic video captures small plane crash in Washington

Investigators told CNN affiliate Q13FOX that the plane took off from a nearby airport around 3.30 p.m. and, shortly afterward, began losing engine power. No one was seriously hurt, and the pilot and his passe...More..

McDonald's New Sandwiches: Supremely Superfluous
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

McDonald's New Sandwiches: Supremely Superfluous "The Frork" With Sandwiches

Fast food chain McDonald's is breaking into verdant new ground with a whimsical infomercial introducing the Frork, an entirely unnecessary utensil that uses French fries as prongs. Participating locations are l...More..

MP first to change fiscal year from Jan to Dec
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

MP first to change fiscal year from Jan to Dec

Changing the financial year format to January-December would mean shifting the tax assessment year and changes in infrastructure, especially at the company level. Prior to that, India's financial year was from ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Turkish military convoy moves closer to Syrian Kurds

Forty terrorists were killed at Iraq's Mt. Sinjar, and another 49 at Syria's Mt. Karacok in April 25 airstrikes by Turkish forces against the PKK and its Syrian offshoots, PYD and YPG. Turkey's President Recep ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Volunteers Ready to Act in Canton Tornado Recovery

Parts of the Florida Panhandle could be affected by severe thunderstorms or high winds and risky rip currents. Sanchez says the NWS is confirming whether two other tornadoes also struck the region about 50 mi...More..

Pence says spending bill is 'bipartisan win'
by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Pence says spending bill is 'bipartisan win'

The agreement also contains $2 billion in new spending on the National Institutes of Health, which was a demand of troubled Democrats. While losing on the wall along the U.S. With language about the border wall...More..

by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Two Wisconsin natives chosen in Round 1 of NFL Draft

And they probably won't stop with Smith-Schuster and running back James Conner , two of their three picks on Day 2. Watt isn't the most explosive athlete, but all he did was produce at Wisconsin. If the ball...More..

Trump Won't Get House OK Of Health Bill Before His 100th Day
by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Trump Won't Get House OK Of Health Bill Before His 100th Day

But with Trump marking his presidency's milestone Saturday, he did not wring any major legislation out of Congress, despite a renewed White House push to revive the House GOP's health care bill in time for a vo...More..

by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

North Korea is 'getting the message': US Vice Prez Pence

Pence arrived in Japan on Tuesday and met with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe for discussions on security and trade. More than a week earlier, on April 8, the U.S. "I think the path of negotiations with North Kore...More..

by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Macron honors man killed by French far-right

Jean-Marie Le Pen is holding the Joan of Arc event again Monday, a march his daughter wants nothing to do with. "He wants to dynamize the economy, but he is among those who dynamited it", the elder Le Pen sa...More..

Planned Parenthood reopens abortion clinic in Texas
by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Planned Parenthood reopens abortion clinic in Texas

As Planned Parenthood receives over $500 million in federal funding per year, it receives most of its federal funding through Medicaid reimbursements for services its clinics provide. But Live Action investigat...More..

by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Erdogan to EU: Either open new chapters, or goodbye

Erdogan on Tuesday rejoined the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP), which he helped found in 2001, after success in the referendum brought in a rule change that allows him to be a member of a political ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Venezuela's President Wants To Scrap Existing Government, Rewrite Constitution

On Monday, the battle extended into social media, with the opposition alliance posting pictures of protesters facing tear gas-clouds. They said Venezuela, suffering from triple-digit inflation and widespread ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Australia scraps visa for skilled foreign workers

April 18 (ANI): With Australia set to abolish the 457 visa programme used by companies to bring in temporary foreign workers, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) has assured that it is examining the conseque...More..

Trump warns North Korea's missiles will get better
by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Trump warns North Korea's missiles will get better

North Korea launched a ballistic missile Friday, but the weapon failed. "Bad!" Trump tweeted after the launch. The Rodong Sinmun newspaper also said the North revealed two types of new intercontinental ball...More..

Trump calls court's sanctuary ruling ridiculous
by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Trump calls court's sanctuary ruling ridiculous

Sessions said late Wednesday that the U.S. Department of Justice can not accept a judge's ruling blocking the order and would continue to fight the cases in court. "The idea that an agency can't put in some r...More..

by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Trump says China could have hacked Democratic emails

It can also be China, it can be many other groups, " Trump said, without explaining how exactly he could cooperate with Russian Federation. "No, not true to the extent that we're talking about", Trump replie...More..

Half of Scots don't want independence vote before Brexit: YouGov poll
by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Half of Scots don't want independence vote before Brexit: YouGov poll

The survey found 41% favoured independence for Scotland inside the European Union, while only 10% supported it outside the EU. The Scottish leader, who will be a candidate in the General Election, pledges his...More..

by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

South Korea says THAAD can defend against attack

Trump did not say what conditions would be needed for such a meeting to occur or when it could happen. "I don't see this happening anytime soon", Spicer added. The North reacted angrily on Tuesday to a joint ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Turkey's Erdogan to rejoin ruling party after referendum win

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan attends an interview with Reuters at the Presidential Palace in Ankara , Turkey, April 25, 2017. Earlier, party's member Yasin Aktay said that the party's executive committ...More..

More North Korea sanctions? They haven't worked so far
by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

More North Korea sanctions? They haven't worked so far

It also desires more robust participation in sanctions by China, including cutting off oil supplies to the isolated regime. Tillerson is chairing a U.N. Relations between North Korea and the United States and S...More..

Arkansas governor says execution plan just part of the job
by | Monday, May 01, 2017

Arkansas governor says execution plan just part of the job

U.S. District Judge Kristine Baker on Saturday granted a preliminary injunction requested by the inmates to block the executions. With a 500 mg dose listed in the state's execution protocol, Arkansas expect...More..

Tamil Nadu: Removal of VK Sasikala posters brings AIADMK rival factions closer
by | Monday, May 01, 2017

Tamil Nadu: Removal of VK Sasikala posters brings AIADMK rival factions closer

After four days rigorous grilling, the Delhi Crime Branch had arrested TTV Dinakaran over the "two leaves" symbol bribery case. His longtime friend Mallikarjuna has also been arrested after being questioned f...More..

Digvijay Singh Removed as Congress In-Charge of Goa, Poll-Bound Karnataka
by | Monday, May 01, 2017

Digvijay Singh Removed as Congress In-Charge of Goa, Poll-Bound Karnataka

A press release issued by the party said that four party secretaries - Manickam Tagore, P.C. Vishnunath, Madhu Yashki Goud and Sake Sailjanath - will assist Venugopal. Mr Singh, who remains in charge of Telanga...More..

'Deeply concerned' Browns to further investigate Caleb Brantley incident
by | Monday, May 01, 2017

'Deeply concerned' Browns to further investigate Caleb Brantley incident

Brantley entered a not-guilty plea to the battery charge on Monday, according to Alachua County court records .?His attorney, Huntley Johnson, said they were offered a settlement by the woman's counsel but h...More..

by | Monday, May 01, 2017

'Bachelor' star Chris Soules jailed after deadly Iowa crash

The 2008 Chevy pickup was southbound on Buchanan County Road W45, which is also called Slater Avenue, when it rear-ended a 2640 John Deere tractor, according to an Iowa State Patrol report. Court documents say...More..

by | Monday, May 01, 2017

Trump says he will release tax reform package next week

He may be able to achieve it - but only temporarily. The president said the package will be released on "Wednesday or shortly thereafter" - just before his 100 day mark in office. The corporate tax rate i...More..

by | Monday, May 01, 2017

Palestinian prisoners' hunger strike: Book of solidarity at embassy

Palestinians from across the West Bank staged marches and demonstrations on Friday to show solidarity with hundreds of jailed Palestinians who have remained on hunger strike for the past 11 days. As per Palesti...More..

by | Monday, May 01, 2017

North Korea carries out 'large-scale' artillery drill, South Korea says

In this Monday, April 24, 2017 photo released by the U.S. Navy, the Ohio-class guided-missile submarine USS Michigan is greeted as it arrives in Busan, South Korea, for a sc. The U.S. envoy for North Korea po...More..

PM Modi politicising triple talaq for electoral gains: Opposition
by | Monday, May 01, 2017

PM Modi politicising triple talaq for electoral gains: Opposition

Referring to reforms by several Islamic countries, including those having overwhelming Muslim populations, the Centre said Pakistan, Bangladesh, Afghanistan, Morocco, Tunisia, Turkey, Indonesia, Egypt and Iran ...More..

US Service Member Killed In Northern Iraq: Pentagon
by | Monday, May 01, 2017

US Service Member Killed In Northern Iraq: Pentagon

A United States military service member has died of wounds sustained in a blast from an explosive device outside the northern Iraqi city of Mosul on Saturday, the US-led military coalition said. The U.S. -tra...More..

by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Macedonian minister accuses police of not responding timely to prevent violence

According to local media, Thursday's incident broke out after the SDSM and Albanian parties voted in a new parliamentary speaker although the former speaker had closed the day's session. "We assert that, under ...More..

US tells North Korea: We don't want a fight, don't start one
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

US tells North Korea: We don't want a fight, don't start one

The missile has only been tested once, the officials said. The new version has an improved booster and warhead. The birthday of Kim Il Sung , April 15, is a national holiday in North Korea called the Day of ...More..

by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Carrier group heads for Korean waters as Trump calls leaders

The US government's announcement that it is dispatching the USS Carl Vinson to the waters around the Korean Peninsula is part of its recent pressure on North Korea not to carry out a missile launch or a nuclear...More..

Tarasenko scores 2, Blues beat Predators 3-2 to even series
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Tarasenko scores 2, Blues beat Predators 3-2 to even series

The Predators were at their absolute best in round against Chicago. Andrej Sekera scored an early goal for the Oilers , who took the first two games on Pacific Division champion Anaheim's home ice. This se...More..

Precision Drilling Corp (PDS) Stock Rating Upgraded by Raymond James Financial, Inc
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Precision Drilling Corp (PDS) Stock Rating Upgraded by Raymond James Financial, Inc

The original version of this news story can be accessed at https://transcriptdaily.com/2017/04/28/raymond-james-financial-inc-lowers-precision-drilling-co-pd-price-target-to-c7-20.html. If you are viewing this ...More..

Former Afghan warlord Hekmatyar says he wants peace
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Former Afghan warlord Hekmatyar says he wants peace

Hekmatyar, one of the most influential leaders in the fight against Soviet forces in the 1980s, took part in the civil war that erupted after the Soviet withdrawal, clashing with the Northern Alliance. Gulbuddi...More..

At meat market, the far-right Le Pen backs
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

At meat market, the far-right Le Pen backs "eating French"

European markets rallied on news of the voting outcome. Macron now led the polls ahead of the second vote, which has been welcomed by pro-EU politicians across Europe and even prompted European Commission Pre...More..

Islamic State kills senior Afghan Taliban official in Pakistan - militants
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Islamic State kills senior Afghan Taliban official in Pakistan - militants

Gulbuddin Hekmatyar, leader of Islamist organization Hezb-i-Islami, appeared on local TV on Saturday. "I invite you to join the peace caravan and stop the pointless, meaningless and unholy war", the former pr...More..

by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Christy Clark optimistic as BC election approaches halfway mark

You don't offer people visions. "Nobody knows what you stand for". With much of the last week's pundit discussions centred around Horgan's temperament, it was perhaps inevitable it would become the centre...More..

Iran summons Pakistani envoy over attack on borders guards
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Iran summons Pakistani envoy over attack on borders guards

Iran warned Wednesday that it reserves the right to respond to the attack from Pakistan in which nine border guards died, while President Hassan Rouhani demanded Islamabad more diligence in the fight against te...More..

National monuments a 'massive federal land grab'
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

National monuments a 'massive federal land grab'

Outdoor apparel company Patagonia said it's "preparing to take every step necessary, including legal action" after Trump signed an executive order Wednesday. In his order, the president says former presidents...More..

Workers Memorial honors Iowans who died on the job
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Workers Memorial honors Iowans who died on the job

The nine deaths included workers engaged in pipeline, oil and gas, garbage collection, materials delivery and building and highway construction industries. That would be a rate of 2.9 deaths for every 100,000 w...More..