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1000s take part in solidarity vigil for jailed Catalan leaders

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The Green Party condemns Spain's brutal suppression of Catalans who tried to vote in the referendum for independence on October 1 and calls for peaceful negotiation without threats of reprisal to solve the impasse and for the release of political prisoners and withdrawal of sedition charges. Read More »

BJP Chief Amit Shah leads 'Janaraksha Yatra'

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Addressing Shah directly, he said: "Amit Bhai! development does not mean few high-rise buildings or growth of crony capitalism and few businessmen as practised by BJP-led governments". Chief Minister Vijayan hit back, accusing the 16 union ministers, 4 four chief ministers and 36 lawmakers and national leaders "imported" into Kerala of attempting to "shatter the peace and harmony". Read More »

Ukrainian police rules out terror after vehicle hits pedestrians in Kharkiv

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Her bodyguards then drove up in two jeeps after the crash and protected the woman from a crowd who amassed nearby. At least six people were injured. The dead reported local media included a 15 year old school girl. Student Ms Zaitseva was detained initially for three days. Three of the dead were identified as Elena Berchenko , 25, Yury Neudachin , 24, Oksana Nesterenko , 36. Read More »

Buhari never said he's unhappy with us - govs tackle Femi Adesina

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Zamfara State Governor and NGF chairman, Abdullaziz Yari, who led the NGF delegation to Buhari had told newsmen in Abuja after the meeting with Buhari, that "Our mission here is simple, we are here to thank Mr. If my colleagues will allow me, I want to bring this as a motion at our next legislative day. However, Senate President Bukola Saraki, who presided over the session, threw the matter before the lawmakers on whether a motion to the matter be taken. Read More »

Monday evening Yellow Wind Weather Warning in place for Renfrewshire

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The Met Office has issued a Yellow weather warning for rain for Northern Ireland tomorrow. . However, they have issued a rainfall warning for Munster, Dublin, Carlow, Kildare, Kilkenny, Louth, Wexford, Wicklow and Meath with heavy rain is expected with accumulations between 30 and 50 mm possible. Read More »

Shia LaBeouf Pleads Guilty, Faces One Year Probation for July Arrest

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As a result of the guilty verdict, Shia will spend 12 months on probation minus time served, and will also be required to complete an alcohol and drug evaluation in the next 30 days and attend anger management counseling. When the cop tried to arrest him, LaBeouf got the wise idea to finally flee the scene, after the cop had asked him to leave several times, but apparently the damage had already been done. Read More »

Eminem introducing the Pistons at their new arena in Detroit is flawless

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The Detroit Pistons open the regular season tonight as they host the Charlotte Hornets at Little Caesars Arena. One of those things is where the Detroit Pistons play basketball. Rock's opening run in September drew 90,000 fans over six nights while spawning controversy and protests. When Kid Rock was shown on the screen, however, he was booed, according to the Detroit Free Press . Read More »

Signaling Frustration, Senior House Republican Plans to Quit Early

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Not including lawmakers who joined Donald Trump's cabinet, Tiberi joins former Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah), who's now a Fox News contributor; former Rep. The 54-year-old Tiberi has held the central OH seat since 2001. "It has been the most remarkable honor of my life to serve the people of the 12th District", Tiberi said. Read More »

QCOM) — QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ

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The stock has "Overweight" rating by JP Morgan on Thursday, January 5. 06/28/2017 - QUALCOMM Incorporated had its "neutral" rating reiterated by analysts at Rosenblatt Securities. portfolio. About shares traded. Aquinox Pharmaceuticals Inc ( NASDAQ :AQXP) has risen 122.35% since October 18, 2016 and is uptrending. ( NASDAQ : QCOM ) for 16,720 shares. Read More »

Trump does not support Alexander-Murray healthcare bill: White House

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La David Johnson , is "appalling and disgusting". The president's remarks about Kelly's son stemmed from criticism to his response time to the deaths of the four USA soldiers killed in Niger earlier this month. Wilson told the Miami affiliate WPLG on Tuesday that while speaking with Myeshia Johnson , the widow of Sgt. Ryan also asked about a claim made by Wilson that Trump might not have remembered the fallen soldier's name. Read More »

Britain needs to clarify position on Brexit talks: Dutch PM

Some of those concerned about what Brexit will mean for them have accused politicians of using them as pawns in the deal-making. She said the government was developing a "streamlined" digital system to process requests for those wanting to remain, and that "we will keep the cost as low as possible". Read More »

Ex-Just For Laughs president Gilbert Rozon facing sexual misconduct allegations

The M6 channel said it was suspending " France's Got Talent " - which was due to air next week - "without judging the truth" of the accusations against Rozon, who acts as the Simon Cowell figure on the show's panel of judges. She alleged Rozon sexually assaulted her when she was 14 years old. Some of the women even agreed to testify face-to-face, according to Le Devoir . Read More »

Met Eireann Issues Weather Warnings Ahead Of Storm Brian

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Emma Sharples, forecaster for the Met Office , said: 'It looks like bringing quite a bit of very wet and windy weather, gales are possible with coastal regions likely to feel the strongest gusts. At the moment, we don't expect the same level of impacts for the UK. The remnants of Hurricane Ophelia killed three and damaged homes in Ireland, Wales and parts of England after unleashing torrential rain and blistering gusts. Read More »

Donald Trump: Who Paid for the Fake Dossier from Fusion GPS?

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But even before that, the FBI was aware of the then-unpublished dossier - and in October, they reportedly paid former MI-6 agent Christopher Steele $50,000 to continue his investigation. Not only would it violate "the First Amendment rights" of Fusion GPS' higher-ups to be forced to testify, Levy went on to write, but it would also damage their ability to conduct "confidential opposition research in an election". Read More »

Accused cop killer defecates, smears feces on face in courtroom

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Rafael Salcedo, another member of the judge's sanity commission who also previously evaluated Boys. The request for his mother's medical records came after her death, he said, and a date suggesting otherwise was a typo. Follow updates from today's hearing below. On Thursday, Boys was examined by psychologists and deemed unfit for trial. About an hour in, Boys appeared to be sleeping, his head almost resting on his chest toward one shoulder. Read More »

North Korea is threatening the US to make "an incredible impact"

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Forty warships have been deployed in a line stretching from the Yellow Sea to the Sea of Japan . The aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan and the Arleigh Burke-class destroyer USS Stethem are underway alongside ships from the Republic of Korea (ROK) Navy in the waters east of the Korean Peninsula on October 18, 2017. Read More »

Feds predict cooler northern USA, warmer south this winter

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NOAA's winter outlook doesn't forecast snow or specific storms, but La Ninas tend to favor more storms coming from the west and north than from the Gulf of Mexico or the East Coast, he said. If a La Niña forms, it's expected to be a weak, short-lived event, but it will still be enough to at least influence the way this winter shapes up. Read More »

Trump Offered Family Of Killed Soldier $25000 And Didn't Follow Through

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Mr Trump was silent on the matter for 12 days until he was asked a question about it during a press conference with Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras. "We grieve with her", Brooks said. "President Trump did disrespect my son and my daughter and also me and my husband", Jones-Johnson said. "I didn't say what that congresswoman said", Trump told reporters earlier in the day. Read More »

Puerto Rico's Governor Is In Washington To Meet With Trump

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Ricardo Rosselló, who was visiting the White House. Trump praised the government's "well-oiled machine" in responding to disasters affecting Texas and Florida, while pointing to corruption in Puerto Rico as hampering efforts there. "I would give myself a 10", Trump said when asked how he would score his response to the devastation wrought by Hurricane Maria. Parts of Puerto Rico look as if the hurricane struck yesterday, not last month. Read More »

Carmelo Anthony's Son Told Him He Should Go To Oklahoma City

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According to Marc Stein of the New York Times , Carmelo said he initially believed in Phil Jackson's direction. "... I was being pushed out". He continued, "I think I was very honest and direct with them about wanting to be in NY, wanting to be on a winning team, wanting to have a good team". Read More »

Bush: 'Bigotry seems emboldened' in US

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Bush Initiative. Bush, who has remained largely quiet throughout the first nine months of Trump's presidency, also said that the "economic, political, and national security challenges" the US faces "are made worse by the tendency to turn inward". Read More »

Four Britons kidnapped in Nigeria's Delta state

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The police are attempting to rescue the four people, who were taken by unidentified gunmen on October 13, said Andrew Aniamaka, a spokesman for Delta state police. A number of foreigners have, in the last few years, been kidnapped in the Niger Delta region, which holds most of the country's crude oil - the country's economic mainstay. Read More »

PM Narendra Modi greets nation on Diwali

Gurez Valley: Prime Minister Narendra Modi celebrating the Diwali with the jawans of the Indian Army and BSF, in the Gurez Valley, near the Line of Control, in Jammu and Kashmir , on Thursday. Officials in the Prime Minister's Office and Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) refused to divulge details of Modi's visit, but sources said the ITBPwas ready to receive the prime minister in Kedarnath sector at any post on Diwali. Read More »

Melania Trump body double theory goes viral

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On Friday, the President was addressing the media about hurricane relief for Puerto Rico with his wife by his side. "The suspicions weren't helped by The Donald himself who was heard muttering, "...and my wife, Melania , who happens to be right here..." in quite an unconvincing manner. Read More »

Kenyan president snubs crisis meeting

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The Supreme Court nullified Kenyatta's victory in the original election on August 8, citing procedural irregularities. "We are not interested in telling the IEBC what to do". Electoral commissioner Roselyn Akombe resigned, saying the commission can not deliver a credible election. "The current political climate indeed strikingly resembles the period prior to 2007-2008 post-election violence", said Francis Ole Kaparo, chair of the National Cohesion and Integration Commission, a government ... Read More »

Ernst: Trump, EPA taking steps in right direction on renewable fuels

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Iowa U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley this week said he may try to block President Trump's nominees for key posts at the Environmental Protection Agency if the EPA does not back off its proposed reductions. Reynolds testified at a recent EPA hearing and spoke with President Donald Trump this week about the adverse effects that reducing numerous production volumes set in the RFS would have to Iowa's economy. Read More »

75% decrease in flying insects over 27 years

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At some points in mid-summer, the number fell by as much as 82 percent. "This is very alarming!" ecologist Caspar Hallmann, who was a part of the research team, told the Post . Dave Goulson, professor of life sciences at the University of Sussex and the study's co-author, said: "Insects make up about two-thirds of all life on Earth but there has been some kind of horrific decline". Read More »

Taliban Bomb Afghan Military Base In Kandahar

Oct.19: At least 41 Afghan soldiers were killed by the Taliban in two suicide vehicle bombings at an army camp in Kandahar. Afghan forces have struggled to combat a resurgent Taliban since the United States and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation forces formally concluded their combat mission at the end of 2014. Read More »