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Barnaby Joyce's spouse Natalie feels 'deceived' by Deputy PM

Barnaby Joyce's spouse Natalie feels 'deceived' by Deputy PM Leading up to the New England by-election previous year - after Joyce was dismissed from Parliament by the High Court over his dual citizen status with New Zealand - his wife and children did not accompany him on the campaign trail. He argued the scandal exposed what "traditional marriage" meant for people like Mr Joyce. "I'll be upfront I failed on that one, but I am not going to say therefore ju... [Full Article...]

Google Readying Codename 'Yeti' Game Streaming Service, Possible Standalone Console

Google Readying Codename 'Yeti' Game Streaming Service, Possible Standalone Console Could Google be looking to compete with the likes of Sony , Microsoft , Valve and Nintendo, rather than just Apple and Amazon? If Google is targeting less demanding Android games for this service, then I can see it working fairly well. It's possible Google could be planning to reveal the still-unannounced device on stage at this year's I/O, which is set for May 8th to the 10th, 2018. [Full Article...]

Amtrak Blames Freight Firm for Deadly Crash

Amtrak Blames Freight Firm for Deadly Crash Anderson said the passenger train hit the tail end of the CSX train. Two Amtrak employees were killed early yesterday when an Amtrak train collided with a CSX train parked on a siding near Cayce, South Carolina. Authorities say the Silver Star from NY to Miami with almost 150 aboard, struck the empty CSX train around 2:45 a.m. Sunday. In this case, the switch was locked, but in the wrong posit... [Full Article...]

T20 Tri-Series: Glenn Maxwell century powers Australia past England

T20 Tri-Series: Glenn Maxwell century powers Australia past England Maxwell finished not out on 103 from 58 balls with 10 fours and four sixes. England captain Eoin Morgan struck a 14-ball 22 before falling to Maxwell . For Zampa, the axing comes as he was revealed as Essex's marquee signing for their T20 competition in the English summer. "The batting stands out like a sore thumb - it was a really bad day for us". [Full Article...]

United States military strikes kill 100 pro-regime forces in Syria

United States military strikes kill 100 pro-regime forces in Syria The U.S. coalition said in a statement that the pro-regime forces attacked a headquarters of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), and the U.S. launched the airstrike in self-defense. The U.S. maintains about 2,000 troops in the country. Tom says the military sources suspect the pro-regime forces' attack is part of a plan to seize oil fields the rebels had taken from ISIS in 2017. [Full Article...]

Filipina missing in Taiwan natural disaster: DFA

Filipina missing in Taiwan natural disaster: DFA Hualien is a popular tourist destination on Taiwan's eastern coast and home to about 100,000 people. The officials put death toll at eight and more than 200 people were injured in the quake. Aside from the four toppled buildings, however, he said he had not heard of much significant damage, except for the odd wall falling over. Considering the expected protracted time required to complete the ... [Full Article...]

"BOMBSHELLS!" Trump says new batch of Federal Bureau of Investigation texts are explosive

Barack Obama wanted to "know everything" the Federal Bureau of Investigation was "doing" according to newly released text messages between Federal Bureau of Investigation lovers Peter Strzok and Lisa Page; reaction and analysis on 'The Five '. [Full Article...]

Nancy Pelosi holds fake filibuster on House floor on Dreamers

The spending bill would also provide two years of funding for the federal community health center program, which lapsed last year and is at risk of running out of spending authority, and would also extend several other programs. When HuffPost asked Brooks about conservatives potentially driving Ryan into making deals with Democrats, he suggested it was the responsibility of Republicans to hold t... [Full Article...]

Palestinian killed after wounding Israeli guard at West Bank settlement

Palestinian killed after wounding Israeli guard at West Bank settlement At least one Palestinian man was killed and dozens were injured in riots as Israeli troops in the West Bank city of Nablus hunted for the assailant who stabbed a rabbi to death. Israeli settlements are seen as illegal under global law and a major obstacle to peace as they are built on land the Palestinians see as part of their future state. [Full Article...]

Berlin condemns Israeli settlements in coalition agreement for first time

Berlin condemns Israeli settlements in coalition agreement for first time Merkel said "important points" had to be cleared up. The agreement looks set to end more than four months of wrangling since inconclusive elections in September. Separately, French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire told Reuters the European Union must lead the way by adopting legislation early next year to ensure that big global tech companies pay billions of euros in taxes in Europe. [Full Article...]

Trump discovers that markets go down

Trump discovers that markets go down They may have experienced a little bump in the road with the market at the time being, but as long as things continue to stay strong fundamentally, there shouldn't be too many problems. His reaction highlighted the risks for politicians who take credit for soaring stocks: the fall. News networks, many of which had been airing a Trump speech live from OH where the president had gone to promote th... [Full Article...]

US, Argentina to tackle Hezbollah funding

US, Argentina to tackle Hezbollah funding Sanctions from the USA have also done the same against several officials. The US blames the Venezuelan president for the economic and political crises that have led to violent protests, and shortages of food and medicine. 'And we did specifically discuss the presence of Lebanese Hezbollah in this hemisphere, which is raising funds, obviously, to support its terrorist activities. [Full Article...]

Wave of criticism after Polish Holocaust bill signed

Wave of criticism after Polish Holocaust bill signed Poland's President Andrzej Duda gives a press conference on February 6, 2018 in Warsaw to announces that he will sign into law a controversial Holocaust bill which has sparked tensions with Israel , the USA, and Ukraine. Some risked their lives and those of their families to shelter Jews; almost 7,000 have been recognized as "Righteous Among the Nations" by Israel's Yad Vashem Holocaust... [Full Article...]

United States to Reduce Troop Levels in Iraq

United States to Reduce Troop Levels in Iraq The Iraqi government spokesman told the Associated Press Reporter that: "The battle against Daesh has ended, and so the level of the American presence will be reduced". The second group, Kataib Hezbollah, has previously threatened to attack USA forces several times, denouncing their presence in Iraq as an occupation. [Full Article...]

Shallow magnitude 6.4 quake strikes Taiwan - USGS

Shallow magnitude 6.4 quake strikes Taiwan - USGS Tuesday ( Beijing Time), according to the China natural disaster Networks Center (CENC). Rescuers are trying to free people from a partially collapsed hotel and residential building, officials say. The quake caused the Marshal Hotel in Hualien to cave in. A series of earthquakes is rocking Taiwan, leaving two dead and more than 100 injured, according to The Associated Press, which c... [Full Article...]

Julian Assange vows to fight on after judge rules arrest warrant stands

Julian Assange vows to fight on after judge rules arrest warrant stands He said emails uncovered by a Freedom of Information request showed the Swedish prosecutor had been advised by a case lawyer at the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) that Mr Assange should be interviewed in Sweden. However, the court announced on Tuesday his application had been rejected. The Wikileaks founder faces arrest for violating bail. Olivia Harris / Reuters Julian Assange has been liv... [Full Article...]

More snow on the way

More snow on the way Perhaps a half-inch of snow, along with rapidly dropping temps and stiff winds , made Sunday night driving interesting. Snow showers may break out in the mountains and linger into Monday morning. It is expected to be mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. White said temperatures will be right around the freezing mark today with overnight lows in the 20s. [Full Article...]

Administration Expects Russia to Uphold the Obama-Negotiated Nuclear Limits Trump Criticized

Administration Expects Russia to Uphold the Obama-Negotiated Nuclear Limits Trump Criticized At the same time, Russian Federation urges the United States to continue the meaningful search for mutually-acceptable solutions for issues related to the reequipment process and exclusion of nuclear arms from the calculations, as well as for any other issues the parties may face while implementing the treaty. [Full Article...]

100 years on, real women's equality remains elusive

100 years on, real women's equality remains elusive We know this because the diaries of a suffragette named Mary Blathwayt reveal she had "a close relationship" with the lesbian composer Ethel Smyth. The fact that so many of us skip our votes would have the suffragettes spinning in their graves. [Full Article...]

Milwaukee Bucks acquire Tyler Zeller from Brooklyn Nets

Milwaukee Bucks acquire Tyler Zeller from Brooklyn Nets In Milwaukee, he will likely compete with Henson for minutes at the center position. Statistically speaking, his averages aren't great. As for Thon Maker , there's so much more development needed before the Bucks can trust him full-time. Getting rid of Zeller also gives rookie center Jarrett Allen the starting center role with third-year big man Jahlil Okafor who will serve the backup center ... [Full Article...]


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