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Donald Trump 'totally exonerated' as Robert Mueller finds no collusion with Russian Federation

Donald Trump 'totally exonerated' as Robert Mueller finds no collusion with Russian Federation Barr arrived at his office at the Department of Justice mid-morning Saturday and sources tell ABC News he is expected to read Mueller's report for much of the day. If that's the case, I think we are in real trouble. House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler (D-NY) asserted Sunday that the President has no legal right to claim executive privilege over evidence of wrongdoing in special co... [Full Article...]

Erdogan says lira fluctuations due to 'US operations' - Economy

Erdogan says lira fluctuations due to 'US operations' - Economy On Thursday, Erdogan sought to portray losses for the lira as a foreign plot, led by the West and the United States, to corner Turkey. Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan addresses the supporters of his ruling Justice and Development Party, AKP, during a rally in Adiyaman, Turkey, Tuesday, March 26, 2019, ahead of local elections scheduled for March 31, 2019. [Full Article...]

Gunman opens fire during Seattle rush hour; two killed, two wounded

Gunman opens fire during Seattle rush hour; two killed, two wounded The suspect was detained by Seattle police after the shootings near Northeast 120th Street and Sand Point Way Northeast around 4 p.m., according to police . He then collided with another vehicle nearby, killing the 70-year-old male driver. The names of the two men killed were not released. Witness John Barrett told the KOMO television station that he was in his garage when he heard what sound... [Full Article...]

California man charged in fatal ‘swatting’ to be sentenced

California man charged in fatal ‘swatting’ to be sentenced Barriss , 26, under a deal in which he pleaded guilty in November to a total of 51 federal charges related to fake calls and threats. In December 2017, 28-year-old Andrew Finch was shot and killed by police responding to a false report about a hostage situation at a home in Kansas. [Full Article...]

Anti-stall system active before Ethiopian 737 MAX crash

Anti-stall system active before Ethiopian 737 MAX crash Media reported earlier this week that the US Department of Transportation was setting up a committee to conduct an independent review of the Federal Aviation Authority's certification of the Boeing 737 Max. Among the changes, long in the works, the MCAS will no longer repeatedly make corrections when the pilot tries to regain control, and the company will install a warning feature - at no cost... [Full Article...]

Trump threatens to close border with Mexico

Trump threatens to close border with Mexico To get a better understanding of immigration , students will hear firsthand accounts from immigrants, border patrol agents, missionaries and those who serve the immigration population along the U.S. In retaliation, Trump refused to sign wider spending bills, leading to much of the federal government having to shut down for 5 weeks. 'It is overwhelming us locally, as well as overwhelming the sys... [Full Article...]

Bagels sliced like bread? Twitter responds with a schmear campaign

Bagels sliced like bread? Twitter responds with a schmear campaign Instead of the typical horizontal slice that separates a bagel into two pieces, the bagels had been sliced vertically, a method that Krautmann writes is a "St. Eliza Orlins, a city public defender, tweeted "I am a lifelong New Yorker and this hurts my soul". New York's senior senator joined the conversation Wednesday, telling St. [Full Article...]

Suspect pleads guilty to kidnapping Jayme Closs, killing her parents

Suspect pleads guilty to kidnapping Jayme Closs, killing her parents Closs to testify; there is plenty of evidence plus the confession to get this case to a jury and to get a conviction", he said . He paused for several seconds after the judge asked him about the kidnapping charge before stuttering, "guilty". [Full Article...]

Watch Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s impassioned speech about climate change

Watch Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s impassioned speech about climate change Tulsi Gabbard's (D-Hawaii) position is not known by 350 Action. House Democrats pushed a plan to keep the U.S.in a global climate agreement, while Senate Democrats formed a special climate committee to match one in the House. AMY GOODMAN: That was Democratic Congressmember Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of NY. "Yet not a single Democrat voted for it". Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's Green New Deal die... [Full Article...]

Facebook charged with housing discrimination in targeted ads

Facebook charged with housing discrimination in targeted ads They can choose to exclude men or women, for example, or people who do not speak a particular language or who live within a specified area. HUD also accuses Facebook of drawing a red line around certain neighborhoods so people who live there won't see the homes. [Full Article...]

20-Year-Old Woman Has Twins 26 Days After 1st Delivery

20-Year-Old Woman Has Twins 26 Days After 1st Delivery According to CNN , the woman had her first child through normal delivery but later returned to hospital after experiencing pains in her abdomen. But the doctors had missed the presence of her second uterus. "All three children are safe and healthy", Poddar said. "It is not very common to have two uteruses". "From rural areas, people don't know what is wrong with them". [Full Article...]

Breathalyzer, Limiters, on EU Cars by 2022

Breathalyzer, Limiters, on EU Cars by 2022 New cars sold in the United Kingdom from 2022 are set to have devices fitted which stop them breaking the speed limit. Devices for lane-keeping assistance, advanced emergency braking and crash-test improved safety belts are also suggested for cars and vans . [Full Article...]

US House fails to overrule Donald Trump’s veto over border emergency declaration

US House fails to overrule Donald Trump’s veto over border emergency declaration The Democratic-controlled chamber has voted 248-181 in favor of overriding Trump's veto. House Armed Services Committee Chairman Adam Smith tried to block that move Tuesday, sending a letter denying what he called the Pentagon's "request". [Full Article...]

North returns to inter-Korean liaison office

North returns to inter-Korean liaison office Treasury that additional large scale Sanctions would be added to those already existing Sanctions on North Korea ". "We will not lift these sanctions until NK (North Korea) completes the process of denuclearisation", he said. Biegun's visit to the Chinese capital overlaps with the arrival of a high-ranking North Korean, who was greeted by Chinese government officials and Pyongyang's envoy to Be... [Full Article...]

Merchant Ship Reported Hijacked by Migrants Met by Police in Malta

Merchant Ship Reported Hijacked by Migrants Met by Police in Malta But the European Union is facilitating this illegal "refoulement" by financing the Libyan coast-guard to intercept boat migrants at sea and to force commercial vessels to return rescued migrants to the Libyan navy. Italy's far-right Interior Minister Matteo Salvini said Wednesday the vessel had been hijacked and vowed that the migrants would not be allowed to disembark in Italy. [Full Article...]

Purdue Pharma settles opioid lawsuit for $270m

Purdue Pharma settles opioid lawsuit for $270m The company's decision to settle came after the Oklahoma Supreme Court rejected requests to delay a trial set for May. Two other companies are still defendants in the civil case: Johnson & Johnson and Teva. The settlement also includes $20 million worth of treatment drugs, $12 million paid to cities and towns and $60 million in legal fees . Lawyers in the case did not comment ahead of the ann... [Full Article...]

China's Xi backs climate-friendly finance on Europe tour

China's Xi backs climate-friendly finance on Europe tour Emmanuel Macron has launched a charm offensive towards his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping, talking of multilateralism and cooperation while tiptoeing around subjects such as human rights. The French National Assembly is ready to deepen friendship between France and China, and carry forward the tradition of friendly communication and cooperation in various areas, he said. [Full Article...]

Betsy DeVos Defends Slashing Funds for the Special Olympics

Betsy DeVos Defends Slashing Funds for the Special Olympics The Special Olympics welcomed the shift on Thursday and thanked Mr. Trump for supporting the funding . When she acknowledged she did not know how many American children would be affected by the cuts, House Democrat Mark Pocan provided the figure - 272,000. [Full Article...]

Adam Schiff Blasts Trump-Allied GOP Colleagues in Searing Speech

Adam Schiff Blasts Trump-Allied GOP Colleagues in Searing Speech With Barr's statement that Mueller concluded that Trump and his campaign had not conspired with Russian Federation, the president and his Republican allies on Thursday vented their wrath at one of Trump's most vocal critics, Congressman Adam Schiff , the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, who has continued to claim that Trump's actions before and after the election constituted collusi... [Full Article...]

Australia Could Jail Big Tech Executives Who Fail to Remove Extremist Content

Australia Could Jail Big Tech Executives Who Fail to Remove Extremist Content He further added, "If social media companies fail to demonstrate a willingness to immediately institute changes to prevent the use of their platforms, like what was filmed and shared by the perpetrators of the bad offences in Christchurch, we will take action". [Full Article...]


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