Worldwide


Illegal immigration on border back at Obama levels Illegal immigration on border back at Obama levels
- December 16, 2017

Almost 40,000 illegal immigrants were nabbed attempting to sneak in at the border in November, which was up about 12 percent compared to October, and more than twice the monthly numbers from March and April, when Mr. Since then, border arrests have climbed every month. Immigrations arrests spiked in the first few months of Trump's term, as U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officials arrested 21,362 immigrating from January to mid-March, a 32.6 percent increase from the same time ... (more...)
Video Shows Coyote Attacking Family's Dog In Illinois Video Shows Coyote Attacking Family's Dog In Illinois
- December 16, 2017

It was Wednesday morning, and Boozer had to go, but as he looked for the ideal spot in his Northfield, Illinois, backyard, a coyote from the distance approaches him and attacked. Wildlife experts say the coyote was probably marking its territory since it's breeding season. Officials say coyotes don't normally pose a threat to humans, but the video serves as a reminder to keep an eye on your pets. (more...)
Australian Bishops Dismiss Demands to Change Church Rules Over Child Sex Abuse Australian Bishops Dismiss Demands to Change Church Rules Over Child Sex Abuse
- December 16, 2017

The longest-running royal commission , its highest form of inquiry, has been investigating since 2012 how the Catholic Church and other institutions responded to sexual abuse of children in Australia over 90 years. Survivors and advocates gather outside the commission's final sitting . Given that bishops in the past have failed to report abuse to the police, this would bring bishops themselves into the firing line if they do not observe reporting guidelines introduced after the numerous ... (more...)
Austin police officer shoots, injures stabbing suspect Austin police officer shoots, injures stabbing suspect
- December 16, 2017

According to the affidavit for the man at the center of the video, officers were patrolling the area of the Austin Resource Center for the Homeless (ARCH) Dec. Austin police said they are investigating a second surveillance video taken from the side of the store that shows what was out of view from the other recording. (more...)
Swimmer rescued after being bitten by sea lion Swimmer rescued after being bitten by sea lion
- December 16, 2017

Friday. The man, identified by KGO as Christian Einfeldt, told the channel that he thought the sea lion trailed him from the beach to the Aquatic Park area. "I've been around the bay for my whole life and I've not heard of many incidences like this", Reiter said about the San Francisco attack. "If the boat hadn't been there, who knows what would have happened". (more...)
Austrian coalition deal to make Sebastian Kurz the youngest leader in Europe Austrian coalition deal to make Sebastian Kurz the youngest leader in Europe
- December 16, 2017

Kurz noted that the two parties had been engaged in "intensive negotiations", and a coalition deal has been finalized exactly two months after the October 15 election date. (more...)
Behold The Most Blistering Major Newspaper Editorial Of Donald Trump's Disastrous Presidency Behold The Most Blistering Major Newspaper Editorial Of Donald Trump's Disastrous Presidency
- December 16, 2017

Bush", the editors write in a piece published late Tuesday . Gillibrand responded to questions about the President's tweet from earlier this week accusing her of begging him for campaign contributions before he became president saying she would do anything for them. (more...)
Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda promises to surprise fans with new music Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda promises to surprise fans with new music
- December 16, 2017

We think so, as he's given Hamilton fans quite the holiday treat. So today, we begin THE HAMILDROPS . He tweeted: "Nothing's gonna match those songs in that order, beautifully sequenced by @jperiodBK, at that moment in December 2016". 'We're gonna drop some new Hamilton content, every month, December NOW through December 2018, ' the show's creative brains revealed. The track got the attention of the Franklin Institute, which broke down the claims in the song into ones that are ... (more...)
United Nations calls Syria talks a 'big missed opportunity', seeks new ideas United Nations calls Syria talks a 'big missed opportunity', seeks new ideas
- December 16, 2017

He told a press conference on Thursday after announcing the end of the new round of the UN-led Geneva peace talks on Syria that the last two weeks of talks had not yielded the intended results despite great efforts, which he described as a "missed golden opportunity", Xinhua news agency reported. (more...)
Jerry Hayes on Liam Allan: 'The system almost failed' Jerry Hayes on Liam Allan: 'The system almost failed'
- December 16, 2017

The messages had been obtained by police when they downloaded the contents of the woman's phone, but investigators later told the lawyers they contained nothing relevant. When first accused, he turned to a local lawyer he had done work experience with and said he was terrified at the idea of going to prison with sex offenders and anxious about what would happen to his mum and flatmates when he was away. (more...)
Ukraine prosecutor says likely to extradite Saakashvili to Georgia Ukraine prosecutor says likely to extradite Saakashvili to Georgia
- December 16, 2017

It is still very deeply involved and aware of all the events taking place there". Saakashvili, 49, served two terms as Georgian president from 2004 to 2013. But he was released from detention on December 11 after a judge refused the prosecutor's request to put him under house arrest . Putin wondered how people of Ukraine can stand Saakashvili's actions. (more...)
ROK President Moon calls for new start in relations with China ROK President Moon calls for new start in relations with China
- December 16, 2017

The presidents reaffirmed their resolve to peacefully end North Korea's nuclear and missile development programs through dialogue under what they called four basic principles in dealing with the North Korean nuclear issue that included preventing war on the Korean Peninsula under any circumstance. (more...)
Tillerson backtracks on North Korea stance Tillerson backtracks on North Korea stance
- December 16, 2017

After North Korea's latest nuclear test in September, the USA sought the UN's consent to interdict maritime traffic coming in and out of North Korea, but it did not get accepted in the United Nations resolution that passed unanimously. The debate over offering North Korea unconditional talks reflects the differences within the Trump administration as it runs out of time to prevent North Korea from perfecting a nuclear-tipped missile that can strike the US mainland. (more...)
Female Candidate Ends Run Over Sexual Harassment Claim Female Candidate Ends Run Over Sexual Harassment Claim
- December 16, 2017

Now, twelve years later this suit is being used to force me out of my race for Congress. Let me be clear: I never engaged in any of the alleged behavior. "After I told her I was not interested in having a sexual relationship with her, she stopped talking to me", Funkhouser wrote in a 2005 lawsuit against her. (more...)
Tillerson: N. Korea must stop 'threatening behavior' before talks can begin Tillerson: N. Korea must stop 'threatening behavior' before talks can begin
- December 16, 2017

Tillerson had been set to say that, "apart from that step, there are no preconditions for talks, nor will we accept pre-conditions from North Korea or others". North Korea has carried out repeated nuclear and ballistic missile tests this year, in defiance of global condemnation and increasingly heavy worldwide sanctions. (more...)
Prevent Christmas Tree Fires Prevent Christmas Tree Fires
- December 16, 2017

The cause of the fire remains under investigation, but the fire chief said either a plug-in air refresher got hot, igniting the Christmas tree that was nearby or there was some kind of malfunction with the Christmas lights. Zwiebel says to also keep trees away from from fireplaces and heating sources. But the dangers don't stop there. "Christmas tree fires are not that common, but when they do happen, they're extremely unsafe", Lt. (more...)
Zinke Says He's Fired 4 Top Interior Officials For 'Inappropriate Behavior' Zinke Says He's Fired 4 Top Interior Officials For 'Inappropriate Behavior'
- December 16, 2017

About 450 employees experienced some form of sexual assault, including unwanted touching, forced sex or attempted sex, according to the report. The new NPS anti-harassment policy has been strengthened by defining more broadly what is prohibited harassing conduct to ensure that employees can be held accountable for harassing conduct even if such behavior may not rise to the level of illegal harassment under EEO laws. (more...)
Uber driver accused of raping 16-year-old, police say Uber driver accused of raping 16-year-old, police say
- December 16, 2017

WSB-TV reported that Jagne had been driving for Uber for a couple of months. The victim told police that she, along with some friends, were drinking at a local bar Sunday night, after which one of her friends booked the cab for her. According to Fox 5 Atlanta, Uber later provided information to police suggesting the ride took longer than it should have. Police are asking if there are any other victims to come forward and call the Gwinnett County Police Department Special Victims Unit at ... (more...)
Grand jury recommends changes at Penn State after Timothy Piazza death
- December 16, 2017

Hazing is "rampant and pervasive" and includes "sadistic" rituals that "surge to unfathomabl [e] peaks of depravity", the report says. Efforts to deter risky activities, through the criminal system or through the school, have "clearly failed", the report found. (more...)
Hungary hails European Union chief's refugee quota rejection Hungary hails European Union chief's refugee quota rejection
- December 16, 2017

The main reason for the drop in migrant numbers is the EU's agreement with Turkey, which saw the bloc mobilize its financial might to convince Ankara to stop Syrian refugees from crossing the sea to nearby Greece and to take back thousands already there. (more...)
Child Abuse Report Finds 'Catastrophic Failures' In Catholic Church Child Abuse Report Finds 'Catastrophic Failures' In Catholic Church
- December 15, 2017

On celibacy, the report said that although it was "not a direct cause of child sexual abuse, it had added significantly to "the occurrence of child sexual abuse, especially when combined with other risk factors". Archbishop Denis Hart, the president of the Australian Catholic Bishops Conference, issued an "unconditional" apology, saying: "This is a shameful past, in which a prevailing culture of secrecy and self-protection led to unnecessary suffering for many victims and their families". (more...)
Deadly natural disaster strikes Indonesian island of Java Deadly natural disaster strikes Indonesian island of Java
- December 15, 2017

A large natural disaster was reported along the coast of the Indonesian island of Java late Friday night, causing damage and at least one death. The quake struck at 11.47pm yesterday and triggered a tsunami warning for parts of Java's coastline, with the warning lasting about two hours. (more...)
Snow could snarl Friday evening commute Snow could snarl Friday evening commute
- December 15, 2017

Snow could be heavy at times and drivers should be prepared for reduced visibility. Temperatures are forecast to drop into the 20s and snow is expected to "blossom rapidly" this afternoon into the early evening, the agency said. Statewide road conditions can be obtained by calling 511. Motorists are urged to use extra caution if traveling this evening. Snow showers won't stick around for Saturday, but the clouds will. (more...)
Widow claims Kentucky lawmaker accused of molesting teen was 'lynch mob' victim Widow claims Kentucky lawmaker accused of molesting teen was 'lynch mob' victim
- December 15, 2017

Johnson was elected to the state legislature in 2016, unseating the incumbent Democrat during the wave of Republican victories that gave the GOP control of the state House of Representatives for the first time in almost 100 years. Three other lawmakers were involved in the settlement, and all lost their committee chairmanships. He said that money was from injuries he sustained while working as a chaplain immediately following the 9/11 terrorist attack in New York City. (more...)
Miss Iraq Forced to Flee Homeland After Selfie With Miss Israel Miss Iraq Forced to Flee Homeland After Selfie With Miss Israel
- December 15, 2017

The photo was later posted to the women's Instagram accounts. Accordingly, individuals in Idan's nation of origin of Iraq started issuing dangers against the lovely lady and her family, Gandelsman disclosed to Israeli TV . More than 3,600 "likes" greeted their picture, but it also triggered an avalanche of negativity because Iraq does not recognise Israel and the countries are technically at war. (more...)
US Adds New Requirements for Visa Waiver Countries US Adds New Requirements for Visa Waiver Countries
- December 15, 2017

The H-4 visa, or the visa that named the spouses of H-1B visa holders as a "class of aliens eligible for employment authorization", may be in jeopardy, according to a Department of Homeland Security notice . When the Obama administration created the H-4 program, it said the regulation would "support the goals of attracting and retaining highly skilled foreign workers". (more...)
Dutch police shoot man with knife at Amsterdam airport Dutch police shoot man with knife at Amsterdam airport
- December 15, 2017

A soldier near the spot where a man with a knife was shot by police before being taken into custody at Schiphol Airport, Amsterdam. "He was shot in the leg and taken to hospital in Amsterdam". A spokesman for the airport said the main plaza was evacuated and part of it is still closed off, but that the areas after check-in were operating as normal. (more...)
Accuray Incorporated (ARAY) Can't Burn Your Short Portfolio. Has Another Weak Session
- December 15, 2017

The stock price volatility for last week at the close of regular trading was 4.53%, pushing the figure for the whole month to now reaching 3.53%. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,399,568 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is now 5.0 days. (more...)
Astounding Stock-:- Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH)
- December 15, 2017

Investors will be getting a good grip in comparing the current earnings of the company to estimated future earnings. It serves manufacturing, wholesale, retail, and government customers. Therefore 77% are positive. Cognizant Technology Solutions has a fifty-two week low of $51.52 and a fifty-two week high of $76.51. Barclays Capital maintained Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ: CTSH ) rating on Monday, October 30. (more...)
Applied Materials, Inc. (AMAT) Shares Sold by New Mexico Educational Retirement Board
- December 15, 2017

The stock was sold at an average price of $51.24, for a total value of $1,537,200.00. MA ended last trade at 10.00 a share and the price is up more than -24.76% so far this year. (NYSE:NS). Mosaic Family Wealth LLC now owns 2,737 shares of the manufacturing equipment provider's stock valued at $142,000 after purchasing an additional 984 shares during the period. (more...)

« previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 605 606 607 608 609 610 611 612 613 614 615 616 617 618 619 620 621 622 623 624 625 626 627 628 629 630 631 632 633 634 635 636 637 638 639 640 641 642 643 644 645 646 647 648 649 650 651 652 653 654 655 656 657 658 659 660 661 662 663 664 665 666 667 668 669 670 671 672 673 674 675 676 677 678 679 680 681 682 683 684 685 686 687 688 689 690 691 692 693 694 695 696 697 698 699 700 701 702 703 704 705 706 707 708 709 710 711 712 713 714 715 716 717 718 719 720 721 722 723 724 725 726 727 728 729 730 731 732 733 734 735 736 737 738 739 740 741 742 743 744 745 746 747 748 749 750 751 752 753 754 755 756 757 758 759 760 761 762 763 764 765 766 767 768 769 770 771 772 773 774 775 776 777 778 779 780 781 782 783 784 785 786 787 788 789 790 791 792 793 794 795 796 797 798 799 800 801 802 803 804 805 806 807 808 809 810 811 812 813 814 815 816 817 818 819 820 821 822 823 824 825 826 827 828 829 830 831 832 833 834 835 836 837 838 839 840 841 842 843 844 845 846 847 848 849 850 851 852 853 854 855 856 857 858 859 860 861 862 863 864 865 866 867 868 869 870 871 872 873 874 875 876 877 878 879 880 881 882 883 884 885 886 887 888 889 890 891 892 893 894 895 896 897 898 899 900 901 902 903 904 905 906 907 908 909 910 911 912 913 914 915 916 917 918 919 920 921 922 923 924 925 926 927 928 929 930 931 932 933 934 935 936 937 938 939 940 941 942 943 944 945 946 947 948 949 950 951 952 953 954 955 956 957 958 959 960 961 962 963 964 965 966 967 968 969 970 971 972 973 974 975 976 977 978 979 980 981 982 983 984 985 986 987 988 989 990 991 992 993 994 995 996 997 998 999 1000 1001 1002 1003 1004 1005 1006 1007 1008 1009 1010 1011 1012 1013 1014 1015 1016 1017 1018 1019 1020 1021 1022 1023 1024 1025 1026 1027 1028 1029 1030 1031 1032 1033 1034 1035 1036 1037 1038 1039 1040 1041 1042 1043 1044 1045 1046 1047 1048 1049 1050 1051 1052 1053 1054 1055 1056 1057 1058 1059 1060 1061 1062 1063 1064 1065 1066 1067 1068 1069 1070 1071 1072 1073 1074 1075 1076 1077 1078 1079 1080 1081 1082 1083 1084 1085 1086 1087 1088 1089 1090 1091 1092 1093 1094 1095 1096 1097 1098 1099 1100 1101 1102 1103 1104 1105 1106 1107 1108 1109 1110 1111 1112 1113 1114 1115 1116 1117 1118 1119 1120 1121 1122 1123 1124 1125 1126 1127 1128 1129 1130 1131 1132 1133 1134 1135 1136 1137 1138 1139 1140 1141 1142 1143 1144 1145 1146 1147 1148 1149 1150 1151 1152 1153 1154 1155 1156 1157 1158 1159 1160 1161 1162 1163 1164 1165 1166 1167 1168 1169 1170 1171 1172 1173 1174 1175 1176 1177 1178 1179 1180 1181 1182 1183 1184 1185 1186 1187 1188 1189 1190 1191 1192 1193 1194 1195 1196 1197 1198 1199 1200 1201 1202 1203 1204 1205 1206 1207 1208 1209 1210 1211 1212 1213 1214 1215 1216 1217 1218 1219 1220 1221 1222 1223 1224 1225 1226 1227 1228 1229 1230 1231 1232 1233 1234 1235 1236 1237 1238 1239 1240 1241 1242 1243 1244 1245 1246 1247 1248 1249 1250 1251 1252 1253 1254 1255 1256 1257 1258 1259 1260 1261 1262 1263 1264 1265 1266 1267 1268 1269 1270 1271 1272 1273 1274 1275 1276 1277 1278 1279 1280 1281 1282 1283 1284 1285 1286 1287 1288 1289 1290 1291 1292 1293 1294 1295 1296 1297 1298 1299 1300 1301 1302 1303 1304 1305 1306 1307 1308 1309 1310 1311 1312 1313 1314 1315 1316 1317 1318 1319 1320 1321 1322 1323 1324 1325 1326 1327 1328 1329 1330 1331 1332 1333 1334 1335 1336 1337 1338 1339 1340 1341 1342 1343 1344 1345 1346 1347 1348 1349 1350 1351 1352 1353 1354 1355 1356 next »