• UNSC postpones vote on Syria draft resolution
UNSC postpones vote on Syria draft resolution

Security Council resolution. Eastern Ghouta is one of four Syrian de-escalation zones created during the Astana Syrian reconciliation talks. At least 462 people have been killed, including at least 99 children, and many hundreds injured, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group said.

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  • Fla. Shooting Survivor Rips Trump Jr. for 'Liking' Conspiracy Tweets
Fla. Shooting Survivor Rips Trump Jr. for 'Liking' Conspiracy Tweets

Donald Trump, Jr . (AP Photo/Matt York, File). Add Donald Trump as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Donald Trump news , video, and analysis from ABC News. John TrumpTrump Jr. praises "spirit" of poverty-stricken Indians: "Still a smile on a face" State Dept. says it did not coordinate with Trump Jr. on India speech The Hill's 1...

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  • Seething Jewish Parents And Students Lead Emotional Anti-Gun Fight
Seething Jewish Parents And Students Lead Emotional Anti-Gun Fight

During his campaign for president in 2016, Rubio said that he had bought a gun in order to personally protect his family from Isis. Senator Rubio is not without compromise, saying he is breaking with the NRA in his support for raising the age requirement to buy a rifle from 18 to 21 years old and that he is reconsidering his support for la...

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  • Number of Myanmar tourists rise despite Rohingya crisis
Number of Myanmar tourists rise despite Rohingya crisis

Government officials involved in the project have said the bulldozing is part of a plan to rebuild them to a higher standard for repatriated refugees. HRW has called the demolition of the villages an attempt to destroy evidence and is obstruction of justice. The U.S. and United Nations have said the government's actions amount to ethnic cleansing.

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  • 'Exceptionally cold' weather forecast for next week
'Exceptionally cold' weather forecast for next week

Met Éireann say the unseasonably cold conditions can be attributed to a high pressure over Scandinavia and forecast temperatures turning progressively colder from Tuesday, when temperatures will hover around freezing even during daylight hours.

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  • Bitter cold Siberian weather with snow could engulf Ireland in coming days
Bitter cold Siberian weather with snow could engulf Ireland in coming days

The Met Office said the air over the United Kingdom will probably be at its coldest since March 2013 and warned London and the South East of England will be first impacted by snow, with "significant" accumulations expected. It will feel much colder with a wind chill of -1 to -8C for Britain. "Daytime temperatures thorough next week will widel...

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  • McArthur charged with sixth case of first-degree murder
McArthur charged with sixth case of first-degree murder

McArthur is also charged with the premeditated murders of Majeed Kayhan, 58, 47-year-old Dean Lisowick, and Selim Esen, 44. Toronto police detective Hank Idsinga said on Friday they believe Mr McArthur will face more charges . August 2017 - Police launch Project Prism to investigate the disappearances of Esen and Kinsman. They have identif...

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  • State Department: US Embassy In Jerusalem To Open In May
State Department: US Embassy In Jerusalem To Open In May

A new location may be chosen later on. The decision comes despite overwhelming global opposition. Palestinians reacted to the news with anger. In the Jerusalem case, it would add yet another layer of controversy to Trump's politically charged decision to move the embassy, given Adelson's longstanding affiliation with right-wing Israeli politics...

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  • Trump Jr drops planned Indian policy speech, instead talks of family, business
Trump Jr drops planned Indian policy speech, instead talks of family, business

The U.S Senator had asked whether Trump Jr. had help on his speech in India, to which the embassy in New Delhi responded on Thursday that his staff did not assist or advise Donald Trump Jr. Trump or the Trump Organization during his time in India, other than that necessary to provide any security support for the U.S. Secret Service", Menend...

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  • Turnbull greeted at White House by Trump
Turnbull greeted at White House by Trump

You have a very, very different history. "We are very satisfied with our laws. In that sense, we're going to, hopefully, follow in your footprints". However, Sino-Australia relations soured in December when Turnbull said his government would introduce new laws to clamp down on improper interference by Beijing in Australian politics.

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  • Ivanka Trump receives red-carpet welcome for Olympic visit
Ivanka Trump receives red-carpet welcome for Olympic visit

The Treasury called the sanctions package unveiled Friday the "largest North Korea-related sanctions tranche to date". The Treasury and State departments and the U.S. Speaking after the comeback of the DPRK's delegation from Pyeongchang, North Korean Leader Kim Jong-un said he would like to strengthen the "warm climate of reconciliation and dialo...

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  • Trump suggests armed deputy at Florida school was a 'coward'
Trump suggests armed deputy at Florida school was a 'coward'

Trump is calling the episode "a real shot to the police department" and says this "could have been prevented". Peterson, who attended Florida International University, was largely lauded for his performance on the job, including garnering two deputy of the year nominations in recent years, the personnel records show.

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  • Police Officer Dies as Violence Erupts After Europa League Clash in Bilbao
Police Officer Dies as Violence Erupts After Europa League Clash in Bilbao

Inocencio Alonso Garcia suffered a heart attack whilst on duty during the violent clashes, which saw more than 500 officers deployed for the Europa League second leg. Police said a Russian man was injured in the incident and five people were arrested - three Russian nationals and two Spaniards. But shortly after that, fighting broke out in the ...

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  • Pakistan put on terror-financing watchdog FATF's 'grey list'
Pakistan put on terror-financing watchdog FATF's 'grey list'

Foreign Office (FO) Spokesperson Dr Muhammad Faisal, in a weekly press briefing in Islamabad today, said Pakistan had serious concerns over the motion moved by the U.S. The next plenary meeting of FATF is expected to take place in June this year. He added that most of the concerns raised by the United States side regarding deficiencies in our...

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  • West Virginia teachers: Statewide walkout over pay, benefits
West Virginia teachers: Statewide walkout over pay, benefits

West Virginia teachers are forced to take on second jobs, union officials said. The average teacher salary in West Virginia is $45,622, well below the national average at $58,353. While the PEIA board has agreed to freeze insurance rates next year using money found somewhere in the state budget, the teachers want a more permanent funding fix.

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  • 2-year-old found in trash bag, almost decapitated in Chicago home
2-year-old found in trash bag, almost decapitated in Chicago home

According to authorities, he might have been trying to flee to Mexico. Officers were called to the 2700 block of South Avers around 2 p.m. on Wednesday. The Chicago Tribune reported that Ortiz also called his wife but couldn't reach her. Ortiz allegedly then tried to call his wife before finally reaching his wife's sister and telling her what h...

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  • Twitter Cracks Down on Automation and Use of Multiple Accounts
Twitter Cracks Down on Automation and Use of Multiple Accounts

Twitter prohibits any attempt to use automation for the purposes of posting or disseminating spam , and such behavior may result in enforcement action", the company said. Other users are just genuinely skeptical about Twitter's efforts and are asking for an explanation. The conservatives, (or in Spencer's case neo-Nazis), claim that they have lo...

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  • Indicted Missouri Governor Resists Pressure to Resign
Indicted Missouri Governor Resists Pressure to Resign

Greitens had been a rising star in the national Republican Party and a welcome partner for state GOP lawmakers, whose favored policies had faced a Democratic governor's veto pen until Greitens' election in 2016. "I'm disappointed, first of all, in what came out a few months ago with the governor because that's not what he ran on", Henderson said. ...

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  • Student in custody after threat to Gervais High School
Student in custody after threat to Gervais High School

The threat was traced to New Mexico, according to Lt. The San Diego Unified School District police department identified a student Friday who is suspected of posting false threats against four schools on social media following the tragic shooting in Parkland, Florida.

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  • 400 kilos of cocaine found in Russian embassy
400 kilos of cocaine found in Russian embassy

Authorities then quickly fitted the bags with cameras and Global Positioning System tracking devices, replaced the cocaine with flour purchased from a Buenos Aires grocery store and put the suitcases back before embassy staff arrived the next day.

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