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USA man cleared after 40 years in prison receives $29 million payout

USA man cleared after 40 years in prison receives $29 million payout Simi Valley, California , released a statement Saturday afternoon saying it had come to an agreement with Coley to pay him $21 million. The monetary cost of going to trial would be astronomical and it would be irresponsible for us to move forward in that direction, ' City Manager Eric Levitt said . [Full Article...]

Almost 200 stranded on Amtrak train in heavy OR snow

Almost 200 stranded on Amtrak train in heavy OR snow Dodson said the fix crews worked on the train's brakes until 6 am local time, and that it gradually dawned on passengers - literally - that they could be trapped on the train for much longer than estimated. The stranded train was surrounded by snow. She also said there was limited cellular service. She would later tell KTVL News that passengers were putting washcloths together to create ma... [Full Article...]

Cardinal Hell: George Pell Found Guilty Of Child Sexual Abuse

Cardinal Hell: George Pell Found Guilty Of Child Sexual Abuse The cleric, who remained free on bail throughout the proceedings, denied all the charges and an initial trial ended with a hung jury in September. News outlets were barred by a gag order from reporting on the trial and December 11 guilty verdict of 77-year-old Pell, the highest-ranking Roman Catholic prelate to be formally charged and convicted of sexual offenses. [Full Article...]

U.S. to delay China tariff increase after 'progress' in trade talks

U.S. to delay China tariff increase after 'progress' in trade talks Mr Trump said progress was made on "important structural issues including intellectual property protection, technology transfer, agriculture, services, currency, and many other issues". "Let´s see what happens. Hopefully this leads to an agreement that stops China's theft of USA intellectual property and avoids a full blown trade war", tweeted Republican Sen. [Full Article...]

Pakistan accuses India of cross-border air strikes

Pakistan accuses India of cross-border air strikes Pakistan, however, downplayed Tuesday's incident, saying Indian aircraft violated Pakistani airspace and that Indian jets "released a payload" hastily in a forest area after crossing the line of control. In August 1965, India and Pakistan fought over Kashmir once again. He said Pakistan would respond "at a time and place of its choosing", noting that the country's military forces had been asked ... [Full Article...]

Michael Cohen to Accuse Trump of Criminal Conduct in Televised House Hearing

Michael Cohen to Accuse Trump of Criminal Conduct in Televised House Hearing Cohen now stands as a major threat to the Trump presidency, and Republicans are expected to largely paint him as a liar at Wednesday's hearing. The testimony will provide "evidence of criminal conduct since Mr. The bombshells are expected to really drop on Wednesday when Cohen appears in public before the House Oversight Committee. Cohen is additionally expected to explain his motivation for ... [Full Article...]

Ex-National Security Officials to Denounce Trump's Emergency Declaration

Ex-National Security Officials to Denounce Trump's Emergency Declaration With numerous Republican senators voicing concerns or outright opposition to Trump's national emergency declaration , the disapproval resolution was widely expected to pass the Senate - though probably without securing the two-thirds majority that would be needed for a veto override. [Full Article...]

Saudi Arabia to make India regional hub for oil supply: Saudi FM

Saudi Arabia to make India regional hub for oil supply: Saudi FM Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman solidified his immediate family's sway by promoting his full brother and tried to turn the page on relations with the U.S. Prince Mohammed, who controls most levels of power in the country, has been defence minister since 2015 when his father ascended the throne. She is also known for her fashion business and philanthropy. [Full Article...]

Iran's Foreign Minister Javad Zarif abruptly resigns

Iran's Foreign Minister Javad Zarif abruptly resigns Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif suddenly resigned late Monday night without warning, offering an "apology" to the nation as the nuclear deal he negotiated with world powers stands on the verge of collapse due to the US withdrawal from the accord. [Full Article...]

Brexit breakthrough? British Labour Party shifts course, wants a new national vote

Brexit breakthrough? British Labour Party shifts course, wants a new national vote Leader Jeremy Corbyn told Labour lawmakers the party "will do everything in our power" to prevent Britain leaving the European Union without a deal on the withdrawal terms and future relations with the remaining 27 members. A Welsh Labour spokesman said the move was "consistent with the position [Welsh Government] and Welsh Labour have long advocated - Parliament should work to get a deal th... [Full Article...]

Meghan Markle Reportedly Threatening To File Lawsuit Against Outlet For Publishing Letter

Meghan Markle Reportedly Threatening To File Lawsuit Against Outlet For Publishing Letter These last few days of her crassly flitting about NY are starting to make it look like he might have been right. An insider previously said: "Meghan wanted to share her special time with those friends who have been with her through thick and thin". [Full Article...]

Kelly due back in court Monday on sexual assault charges

Kelly due back in court Monday on sexual assault charges Kelly case and the new video is more shocking than most of the one already in prosecutor's possession, TMZ reports . Kelly was dressed in an orange jail jumpsuit, but no handcuffs, and was flanked by three sheriff's deputies as he pleaded not guilty to all charges. [Full Article...]

Trump ex aide Manafort is hardened criminal: Mueller prosecutors

Trump ex aide Manafort is hardened criminal: Mueller prosecutors Withholding evidence from Congress about possible wrongdoing by Trump could amount to a cover-up even if the president isn't charged with criminal acts, Schiff and the leaders of six House committees told Barr in a letter Friday. Congress and the people of America must press for maximum disclosure of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's findings. "We are going to get to the bottom of this", Sc... [Full Article...]

Lawsuit accuses Trump of kissing campaign worker without her consent

Lawsuit accuses Trump of kissing campaign worker without her consent As Trump was exiting to give a speech, she says she told him, "I've been on the road for you since March, away from my family", as outlined in the lawsuit. "We urge Congress to investigate these latest accusations against Trump". "The campaign knew that it was underpaying Ms. Johnson relative to her white counterparts", the lawsuit claims. [Full Article...]

Feinstein Unveils Green Deal Alternative After Kid Confrontation

Feinstein Unveils Green Deal Alternative After Kid Confrontation He said that he had worked for Ocasio-Cortez for two years, and personally knew that Ocasio-Cortez lived in the condo during that time. Later, a young woman stresses the need for a climate plan with "bold, transformative action", and Feinstein replies, "Well, you know better than I do". [Full Article...]

Niramala Sitharaman inspects fire mishap site near Aero India venue

Niramala Sitharaman inspects fire mishap site near Aero India venue In her inaugural address, Sitharaman had said the aerospace sector in the country is gradually moving towards being an exporter and not merely an importer. While the morning aerobatics display was coming to an end, defence officials had to make announcements to stem the panic among the thousands who had gathered on the first of the two public days of the five-day air show. [Full Article...]

Saudi Arabia appoints first woman ambassador to United States

Saudi Arabia appoints first woman ambassador to United States Princess Reema, whose father Bandar bin Sultan al-Saud held the post from 1983 until 2005, grew up in the United States and Saudi Arabia, and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in museum studies from George Washington University. The US lawmakers have been threatening Saudi Arabia of tough action in the wake of Khashoggi's killing. Princess Reema's appointment comes as relations between the USA an... [Full Article...]

Attempt to hijack Dubai-bound plane in Bangladesh

Attempt to hijack Dubai-bound plane in Bangladesh A flight from Bangladesh made an emergency landing amid reports of an attempted hijacking this afternoon. Bangladesh's Civil Aviation Secretary Mohibul Haque told the Daily Star : "The pilot made the emergency landing". Rezaul Karim with the Bangladesh military's interservice public affairs office said that the suspect sustained injuries when military fired on the man. [Full Article...]

Turkey Warns against Power Vacuum in Syria

Turkey Warns against Power Vacuum in Syria According to the source, 200 USA military will remain in the north-east of Syria as a peacekeeping mission. Dunford and Shanahan both declined to confirm the number of troops to stay in Syria. Following a meeting at the Pentagon, Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi Akar told his U.S. counterpart Patrick Shanahan the USA must not leave an authority gap in Syria when its troops withdraw, according... [Full Article...]

Iran launches cruise missile from submarine during drill

Iran launches cruise missile from submarine during drill The Iranian military official also noted the war game also includes missile launches for the first time. The Strait of Hormuz, at the mouth of the Persian Gulf , is a crucial bottleneck for global energy supplies, with about a third of all oil traded by sea passing through it. [Full Article...]


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