• Chemical weapons watchdog confirms sarin use in Syria attack
Chemical weapons watchdog confirms sarin use in Syria attack

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) - An investigation by the global chemical weapons watchdog has concluded that sarin or a sarin-like substance was used as a chemical weapon in an April 4 attack on a Syrian town that left more than 90 people dead, diplomats said Thursday.

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  • Matt Barnes Pleads Guilty To Disorderly Conduct Following 2016 Nightclub Altercation
Matt Barnes Pleads Guilty To Disorderly Conduct Following 2016 Nightclub Altercation

It will probably be a misdemeanor assault on one of the females who was pushed or choked or sustained some sort of injury. Originally, Barnes was facing third-degree assault charges for allegedly choking a woman and elbowing her in the face , which would have resulted in a much more significant form of punishment.

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  • Congress not to attend special midnight meeting on GST
Congress not to attend special midnight meeting on GST

The last line of the invitation letter issued reads, "It gives me great pleasure to request your gracious presence on the historical occasion of the launch of GST by the Honourable Prime Minister, in the presence of the President of India".

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  • Facebook's Huge Drone Flies Again (and Doesn't Crash)
Facebook's Huge Drone Flies Again (and Doesn't Crash)

Meanwhile, it will use a laser-based communication system to transmit information between other Aquila drones and beam an internet signal far and wide. After testing the landing algorithm with an elevated landing, we committed the airplane to a complete, successful landing on the designated site". Aquila does not have traditional landing gear...

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  • England 2018 World Cup bid team implicated in Federation Internationale de Football Association report
England 2018 World Cup bid team implicated in Federation Internationale de Football Association report

The release of the 430-page document compiled by Garcia came with its own drama, however, after Federation Internationale de Football Association learnt that a copy of the report was leaked to Bild and that the German newspaper was planning to release key details on a rolling basis.

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  • New South Korean gov't approves delivery of humanitarian aid to North
New South Korean gov't approves delivery of humanitarian aid to North

South Korea's newly appointed foreign minister said Monday Seoul has no intention of rolling back the decision to deploy the U.S. It appears to be an attempt to start direct talks with the US. "If our demands is met, we can negotiate in terms of the moratorium [on things] such as weapons testing", Kye said in English in an interview posted on t...

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  • Suffolk University/USA Today poll shows Trump approval dipping
Suffolk University/USA Today poll shows Trump approval dipping

Scott Walker's approval ratings are the highest they've been in almost three years, a poll released Wednesday showed. However, Quinnipiac noted a majority of voters think Trump does not have good leadership skills, is not honest, and does not care about average Americans.

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  • Nathan Ake: Bournemouth sign Chelsea defender for aa club record fee
Nathan Ake: Bournemouth sign Chelsea defender for aa club record fee

The Netherlands worldwide, 22, had a spell on loan with the Cherries last season and scored three goals in 12 games before being recalled . 'His strong relationship with coach Eddie Howe , who tried to agree a permanent deal back in January, is a key factor behind the decision to return to Bournemouth .'Ake made the move to the Cherries ...

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  • Now May Be the Time for Talks with North Korea
Now May Be the Time for Talks with North Korea

Mr Trump's policies on immigration are "no different from the racist policies of fascism" and "denigrate the history of America". It said that Malaysia's move is an unilateral economic sanction inline with the request by the United States for countries to cut off sources of funds that could be used by North Korea for its nuclear development pro...

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  • Huge new ransomware campaign infects businesses around the world
Huge new ransomware campaign infects businesses around the world

It is similar to WannaCry , which spread globally in May, but there are differences. Cyber-security experts say that at least 3 multinational companies in Romania have been affected by GoldenEye ransomware attack . Cybersecurity researchers say that like WannaCry , the ransomware infects computers using vulnerabilities in the central ...

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  • Top Ukrainian military official killed by 'terrorist' auto bomb
Top Ukrainian military official killed by 'terrorist' auto bomb

The Defence Ministry identified the victim as Colonel Maxim Shapoval, a senior member of Ukraine's military intelligence. At least two bystanders were injured in the blast that destroyed the Mercedes-Benz. In March, former Russian MP Denis Voronenkov , a critic of President Vladimir Putin, was shot dead outside a hotel in the capital. Ukrainian ...

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  • Tillerson Explodes At White House - The Reasons Why Are Scary
Tillerson Explodes At White House - The Reasons Why Are Scary

Trump's son-in-law and special counselor Jared Kushner and Tillerson's chief of staff Margaret Peterlin were also in the room, Politico reported. A Tillerson confidant said the secretary of state was not only "blind-sided by the Trump statement", but "absolutely enraged that the White House and State Department weren't on the same page", r...

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  • 'Clean coal' plant will not use coal, operators announce
'Clean coal' plant will not use coal, operators announce

At stake is $3.4 billion in the plant's coal gasificati0n cost, which the PSC has not included in the utility's retail and wholesale rates, Mississippi Power said in a filing Wednesday with the federal Securities and Exchange Commission.

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  • NRA defends 'closed fist of truth' ad
NRA defends 'closed fist of truth' ad

This NRA ad is an open call to violence to protect white supremacy. The "only way" to protect yourself from this surge in left-wing violence (a made-up threat, to be clear) is to donate to the NRA - an organization that exists exclusively to help people buy guns.

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  • Mom Tased And Attacked In Front Of Children By Teenage Home Intruders
Mom Tased And Attacked In Front Of Children By Teenage Home Intruders

Police have arrested 17-year-old Francisco Palencia, 19-year-old Josue Ramirez and an unnamed 15-year-old female in connection with the assault. She had set both boys down, locked the front door to her Norcross apartment and walked into her living room when she saw that two men in dark clothes and ski masks were in her kitchen, according to an in...

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  • Mohammed bin Nayef, Deposed Saudi Prince, on Palace Arrest?
Mohammed bin Nayef, Deposed Saudi Prince, on Palace Arrest?

The New York Times ( NYT ) cited former American officials and Saudis close to the royal family as confirming Mohammed bin Nayef's confinement since he was replaced by his 31-year-old nephew Mohammed bin Salman by royal decree on June 21.

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  • Pregnant woman overdoses, charged with baby assault
Pregnant woman overdoses, charged with baby assault

A pregnant woman who overdosed last week in Butler has been charged with aggravated assault of her unborn child, state police said. She is being held on $500,000 bond and a probation charge, and could face a homicide charge if the baby is declared dead.

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  • Trump's Investigation Into Voter Fraud Is About To Get Underway
Trump's Investigation Into Voter Fraud Is About To Get Underway

Louisiana Secretary of State Tom Schedler's office received a letter June 28 from President Donald Trump's Advisory Commission on Election Integrity, asking for voter names, addresses, party affiliation, dates of birth, the last four digits of social security numbers, and voter history since 2006.

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  • CBO: 22 million people would lose insurance under Senate health care bill
CBO: 22 million people would lose insurance under Senate health care bill

But the Senate Republican plan does not repeal this part of ObamaCare. Until now, the measure that Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-Ky., introduced last week included no language prodding healthy customers to purchase insurance.

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  • Shells From Syria Continue Landing In Israel
Shells From Syria Continue Landing In Israel

Israel hit a Syrian regime position on Wednesday night after stray mortar fire from the war-torn country struck the occupied Golan Heights, in the third such exchange within a week. "We are not prepared to accept any amount of fire in the Golan or any other area...we will not allow extremist Islam led by Iran or ISIS to open a front of terror again...

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