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Vatican Will Open Secret Archives Of Controversial World War II-Era Pope Vatican Will Open Secret Archives Of Controversial World War II-Era Pope
- March 05, 2019

It has been pressure to make the Pius XII documentation available sooner, while Holocaust survivors are still alive. Rabbi David Rosen, of the American Jewish Committee, welcomed the news, telling Reuters it would help historians to "acknowledge both the failures as well as the valiant efforts made" during the Holocaust. (more...)
Donald Trump: US House committee seeks proof of obstruction and abuse Donald Trump: US House committee seeks proof of obstruction and abuse
- March 05, 2019

Because of this lack of response, the chairmen wrote , "we are now expanding our investigation ". The House Oversight and Reform Committee received testimony from Cohen last Wednesday in a high-profile hearing where the president's former lawyer accused Trump of lying to the public about his business interests in Russian Federation, his role in silencing women who alleged sexual encounters during the 2016 election and his knowledge of WikiLeaks's hacked material damaging Clinton. (more...)
Jacquelyn Smith: Mother speaks out after daughter's husband arrested for staged attack Jacquelyn Smith: Mother speaks out after daughter's husband arrested for staged attack
- March 05, 2019

Both Keith Smith and Valeria Smith were with Jacquelyn Smith the night she was killed. The stabbing, which occurred on December 1, made national headlines , in part because people were horrified that Smith had seemingly been killed while trying to help a woman and her baby. (more...)
Jane Philpott's departure leaves Trudeau without one of his strongest performers Jane Philpott's departure leaves Trudeau without one of his strongest performers
- March 05, 2019

Wilson-Raybould posts a long letter outlining her record as justice minister and noting a great deal of work remains to be done toward reconciliation with Indigenous Peoples. Philpott is a real loss to government, having earned good reviews as health minister before moving to the newly created post at Indigenous services. (more...)
Anonymous winner claims $1.5 billion Mega Millions jackpot Anonymous winner claims $1.5 billion Mega Millions jackpot
- March 05, 2019

If the prize had gone unclaimed by the April 19 deadline , the $1.5 billion would have been redistributed to the 44 states - along with D.C. and the U.S. SC is one in only a handful of states that allows lottery winners to keep their identities secret . That's because Patel gets a $50,000 payment for selling the winning ticket - something he wouldn't have gotten if the prize went unclaimed. (more...)
House to vote on anti-Semitism resolution after latest comments by Ilhan Omar House to vote on anti-Semitism resolution after latest comments by Ilhan Omar
- March 05, 2019

Last month, she offended lawmakers in both parties for suggesting on Twitter that political support for Israel was entirely motivated by money doled out by AIPAC, the pro-Israel lobby. "To suggest otherwise is an inaccurate reading of her remarks". "Accusing Jews of having allegiance to a foreign government has always been a vile anti-Semitic slur that has been used to harass, marginalize, and persecute the Jewish people for centuries", wrote Greenblatt. (more...)
Four Americans and pilot killed in helicopter crash in Kenya Four Americans and pilot killed in helicopter crash in Kenya
- March 05, 2019

We got in our three helicopters and just took off- landing in places humans haven't been before, jumping out into the Indian Ocean, and flying over local tribes who probably thought we were aliens. Deputy President William Ruto's Pilot Captain Mario Magonga died following a chopper crash in Turkana. TUKO.co.ke understands investigations have commenced to establish the cause of the fatal helicopter crash. (more...)
House Judiciary panel launches sweeping Trump probe House Judiciary panel launches sweeping Trump probe
- March 04, 2019

In building a case against the 45th United States president, Nadler pointed to Trump's firing of former FBI Director James Comey in May 2017, while the latter was in the process of investigating whether Russian Federation meddled in the 2016 USA presidential election. (more...)
Fierce fighting as US-backed Syrian forces advance on Daesh Fierce fighting as US-backed Syrian forces advance on Daesh
- March 04, 2019

The U.S. -led coalition on Sunday fired white phosphorus shells on an Islamic State (IS)-held area in eastern Syria, causing deaths including women and children, Trend reported citing Xinhua. But the SDF commander remained upbeat that the mission would be completed, he said: "The day is their time". Trump opted in late February to leave 400 forces in Syria, and did not specify a timeline for the withdrawal. (more...)
Canada's Trudeau shuffles cabinet Canada's Trudeau shuffles cabinet
- March 04, 2019

Like Wilson-Raybould before him, MacAulay said he didn't see the move to Veterans Affairs as a demotion. The prime minister has denied putting pressure on her. Five former attorneys general are calling for the RCMP to investigate "disturbing pattern of events" detailed by Jody Wilson-Raybould. Meanwhile all three ministers given new responsibilities in this morning's federal cabinet shuffle say they will support Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's decision on whether Jody Wilson-Raybould ... (more...)
Cummings accuses White Home of blocking calls for for safety clearance paperwork Cummings accuses White Home of blocking calls for for safety clearance paperwork
- March 04, 2019

The president's order took precedence over the concerns of intelligence officials as well as then-White House chief of Staff John Kelly , who documented his concerns about the process in an internal memo. White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders told media outlets: "We don't comment on security clearances". Prior to the Times report, Trump denied involvement in Kushner's clearance. (more...)
Trump says he'll issue order protecting campus free speech Trump says he'll issue order protecting campus free speech
- March 04, 2019

We will also have to look at the whole body of improper and criminal actions by the president including those campaign finance crimes to determine whether they rise to the level of removal from office. Indeed, for years university administrators have been accused of stifling free speech. Williams said if Trump kept defending them, they would keep defending him. (more...)
Driver captures avalanche ripping through Ten Mile Canyon near I-70 Driver captures avalanche ripping through Ten Mile Canyon near I-70
- March 04, 2019

Another video posted to Twitter by the Colorado Avalanche Information Center showed the avalanche from a different angle. Jacob Easton also captured a video of snow plowing down the mountainside while in a vehicle with his dad, FOX31 reported . (more...)
State Dept. Closes Jerusalem Consulate In Downgrade To Palestinian Mission State Dept. Closes Jerusalem Consulate In Downgrade To Palestinian Mission
- March 04, 2019

The US consulate in Jerusalem , which serves Palestinians, will be absorbed into the new US Embassy to Israel on Monday, the State Department said, a planned merger that has angered Palestinian leadership. Building of new houses had continued at an unprecedented rate in the second half of 2018, opening the way for more Israelis to move in, the report said. (more...)
Record-breaking cold with slick road conditions: Pinpoint Weather Alert Day Record-breaking cold with slick road conditions: Pinpoint Weather Alert Day
- March 04, 2019

Sunday to 9 a.m. Monday. With temperatures in the single digits and wind chills well below zero Monday morning, many metro school districts are delaying or cancelling classes. The record cold high temperature for Monday is 0 degrees set back in 1869. A weak weather system will spray some light snow into the region late Wednesday night, that will change to light rain showers pretty quickly early Thursday morning. (more...)
More Japanese companies could leave United Kingdom over Brexit: ambassador More Japanese companies could leave United Kingdom over Brexit: ambassador
- March 04, 2019

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May speaks to lawmakers in parliament, London , Wednesday Feb. 27, 2019. British lawmakers in January overwhelmingly rejected Mrs May's deal with the European Union, with many unhappy with the "Irish backstop", an insurance measure to prevent the return of hard border controls between European Union member Ireland and British-ruled Northern Ireland. (more...)
Seoul calls for three-way talks after Trump-Kim collapse Seoul calls for three-way talks after Trump-Kim collapse
- March 04, 2019

Trump has said Kim insisted the USA lift all sanctions without the North fully committing to eliminate its arsenal. The President took to Twitter to lambaste the party and Thursday's congressional hearing of Michael Cohen , which consisted mostly of Democrats asking questions pertaining to Trump and Republicans questioning the lawyer's credibility. (more...)
No charges for Sacramento cops who killed unarmed Stephon Clark No charges for Sacramento cops who killed unarmed Stephon Clark
- March 04, 2019

The disclosures brought additional outcries from Clark's relatives and protest leaders. He was killed in his grandparents' backyard. The death sparked protests and fuelled national anger over police use of force, particularly against black men. (more...)
UK teen Shamima Begum’s Dutch husband wants her to take home UK teen Shamima Begum’s Dutch husband wants her to take home
- March 04, 2019

Home Secretary Sajid Javid has said Begum would not be allowed into Britain and there have been calls for her to be given a life sentence if she ever makes it back. "I made a huge mistake". "Then I was invited and, yeah, she was very young and it might have been better for her to wait a bit, but she didn't - she chose to get married and I chose to marry her". (more...)
Protests continue over Bouteflika's fifth presidential run Protests continue over Bouteflika's fifth presidential run
- March 04, 2019

Although demonstrations were largely peaceful, a 60-year old man has died after suffering a heart attack on Friday, local media reported. At least 45 people were arrested, including those who vandalized public and private properties. Although Algiers confirmed he would be undergoing unspecified medical checks in Switzerland, there has been no comment on his departure. Known for wearing a three-piece suit even in the north African nation's stifling heat, Bouteflika gained respect from many ... (more...)
Senate set to reject Trump national emergency declaration - but not his veto Senate set to reject Trump national emergency declaration - but not his veto
- March 04, 2019

If we take away those checks and balances, it's a risky thing", he added. The House has already voted to derail the action, and if the Senate follows later this month the measure will go to Trump. "I think that really it's a very risky thing for people to be voting against border security", Trump said. Paul's announcement is a game changer in that he is the fourth Republican to pull the plug on Trump's national emergency. (more...)
California firefighters remind drivers not to park in front of fire hydrants California firefighters remind drivers not to park in front of fire hydrants
- March 04, 2019

Some suggested that the firefighters should have hooked the hose over the vehicle, or under it, and that the broken windows were unnecessary. "Ever wonder what happens when a auto is parked in front of a fire hydrant and a fire breaks out?" "Ever wonder what happens when a auto is parked in front of a fire hydrant and a fire breaks out?" the tweet reads. (more...)
School closings, delayed openings due to snow (Monday, March 4, 2019) School closings, delayed openings due to snow (Monday, March 4, 2019)
- March 04, 2019

Sunday brought a mostly unwelcome visitor to Baltimore - the snow . Multiple churches across the metro will be closed Sunday morning due to a winter storm expected to arrive overnight. Any Sunday evening plans you have will be good to go. Accumulation of 5-8 inches is expected for the bulk of the region. In New York, up to three-inches of snow mixed with sleet fell overnight. (more...)
Brexit bribe? PM May unveils £1.6 billion fund for Brexit-backing towns Brexit bribe? PM May unveils £1.6 billion fund for Brexit-backing towns
- March 04, 2019

There were mixed signals this weekend about the likelihood of the United Kingdom leaving the European Union on 29 March - less than four weeks from today - with key figures in Brussels predicting a delay and influential Brexiteers at home indicating they might yet back Theresa May's deal. (more...)
Scientists Shocked by Huge, Strange-Looking Fish Washed Up on California Beach Scientists Shocked by Huge, Strange-Looking Fish Washed Up on California Beach
- March 04, 2019

It was eventually revealed that creature in question is what's known as a hoodwinker sunfish. So, researchers were surprised when they found a dead hoodwinker on Sands Beach in Santa Barbara County on February 19, so far away from the fish's native swimming grounds in southeastern Australia, New Zealand, South Africa and perhaps Chile. (more...)
Trump asks China to immediately remove agricultural tariffs Trump asks China to immediately remove agricultural tariffs
- March 04, 2019

Trade Representative said that it would delay the scheduled increase in tariffs on $200 billion (151 billion pounds) worth of goods from China. Donald Trump , the President of the United States of America, said that he had requested China to remove all the tariffs imposed on US agricultural products immediately since the trade negotiations were progressing well. (more...)
Grandma Washed Out To Sea After Cheeky Photo Shoot Goes Wrong Grandma Washed Out To Sea After Cheeky Photo Shoot Goes Wrong
- March 04, 2019

Photos of Streng's unusual ordeal went viral after being tweeted by her granddaughter, Catherine Streng, who received them in text messages from her dad. Fortunately, Randy Lacount, a boat captain from Florida, happened to be nearby when the iceberg got dislodged from the shore and took Streng with it. (more...)
Massive 700-Pound Alligator Found In Georgia Massive 700-Pound Alligator Found In Georgia
- March 04, 2019

The largest the largest alligator found Georgia was 14 feet 1 inch in 2015, according to Hanson. A wildlife biologist with the Georgia Department of Natural Resources (DNR) discovered a 13-foot, 700-pound alligator in an irrigation ditch this week. (more...)
OR man survives chilly ordeal by eating hot sauce packets OR man survives chilly ordeal by eating hot sauce packets
- March 04, 2019

Not long after, the pair found themselves snowed in on a forest service road, and without any way forward, Taylor chose to sleep in his vehicle overnight. After being rescued, Taylor posted his thanks on his Facebook , saying that he got lucky, and isn't ever going to do that again, which is probably the main lesson to be learned here. (more...)
Alabama sheriff: 14 dead in possible tornado Alabama sheriff: 14 dead in possible tornado
- March 04, 2019

It appeared Sunday evening that two tornadoes hit Lee County back-to-back within the span of one hour, CNN Meteorologist Gene Norman said. Sheriff Jay Jones told local news outlets they were still pulling people from the rubble, and some had been hospitalised with serious injuries. (more...)

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