• Guatemala follows U.S. by opening Jerusalem embassy
Guatemala follows U.S. by opening Jerusalem embassy

Netanyahu hailed the opening of Guatemala's embassy in Jerusalem as "the beginning of something extraordinary" in the relationship between the two countries. All embassies to Israel were situated in the commercial capital Tel Aviv, before the USA and Guatemalan embassy moves. Besides Guatemala, Paraguay said it would also relocate its embassy to Je...

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  • Shooting death of Pa. suspended school teacher ruled a homicide
Shooting death of Pa. suspended school teacher ruled a homicide

The death of a young woman who was gunned down overnight in her family's driveway in Aliquippa, outside Pittsburgh, has been ruled a homicide. 'I counted six shots that I heard, ' a neighbor, Fred Poore, told CBS News. Authorities are now searching for the person who approached DelTondo within minutes of being dropped off and shot her, Lozi...

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  • Florida deputy who did not confront school shooter gets pension
Florida deputy who did not confront school shooter gets pension

It pays to be cowardly, it seems - at least, for Broward County Sheriff's Office deputies. The Orlando Sun-Sentinel reports Peterson is raking in a monthly pension of US$8,702.35 after resigning February 22, a week after the mass shooting.

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  • [EDITORIAL] #AnimatED: When the Supreme Court harms itself - and us
[EDITORIAL] #AnimatED: When the Supreme Court harms itself - and us

Sereno. The justices, he said, had become "instruments for political maneuverings."Caloocan City Rep. Edgar Erice said it was "disheartening" that the Supreme Court majority "played politics and were now part of the political circuit.Gabriela Rep.

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  • Taliban advances into Afghan city before being beaten back
Taliban advances into Afghan city before being beaten back

The clashes started at about 2am early Tuesday after Taliban insurgents started clashes in the city, a member of the provincial council Dadullah Qane said, adding that " clashes are ongoing in several parts of the city and close to National Directorate of Security (NDS) department ".

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  • US Putting Serious Pressure on Iran Nuclear Deal Participants - Moscow
US Putting Serious Pressure on Iran Nuclear Deal Participants - Moscow

US President Donald Trump's pullout from the 2015 nuclear deal has upset Washington's European allies, cast uncertainty over global oil supplies and raised the risk of conflict in the Middle East. "The consequences of American sanctions go well beyond goods shipped by American companies, " Bolton said. Iran Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zari...

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  • Hamas: Ismail Haniya visits Egypt ahead of U.S. embassy move
Hamas: Ismail Haniya visits Egypt ahead of U.S. embassy move

Israel claims all of Jerusalem as its "united" capital, and its annexation of East Jerusalem effectively put the entire city under de-facto Israeli control. The annual march to the Western Wall includes many hardline religious nationalists who oppose a Palestinian state, often resulting in clashes as they pass through mainly Palestinian east Jer...

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  • US Strongly Supports 'Israel' Right to Self-defense
US Strongly Supports 'Israel' Right to Self-defense

Observers have noted Russia's lack of condemnation of Israel, whereas Moscow did criticise an Israeli strike on Syria in April. "It was commanded and ordered by (Quds Force chief General) Qassem Soleimani and it has not achieved its goal", military spokesman Lieutenant-Colonel Jonathan Conricus told reporters.

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  • Karnataka election 2018 : Siddaramaiah says exit polls are just for entertainment
Karnataka election 2018 : Siddaramaiah says exit polls are just for entertainment

The former Chief Minister dismissed both Congress and Janata Dal (S) having any chance to form the government and insisted that there will be no need for the BJP to seek support of any "outside support" as he was extremely confident that BJP will gain a clear majority.

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  • ISIS Claims Responsibility For Deadly Stabbing Spree In Paris
ISIS Claims Responsibility For Deadly Stabbing Spree In Paris

During the attack the perpetrator shouted " Allahu Akbar". The judicial official told The Associated Press that while the alleged assailant had no record of arrests or convictions, he had been on a nationwide database of thousands of people suspected of links to radicalism.

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  • Pakistani authorities bar U.S. envoy involved in mishap from leaving country
Pakistani authorities bar U.S. envoy involved in mishap from leaving country

The US embassy has also reportedly handed over passport of the diplomat to FIA immigration officials, who are awaiting orders from the top authorities for further action. The relations between the two sides have been under pressure after US President Donald Trump accused Islamabad in January of lying to the United States and offering "little help...

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  • AT&T earns a swampy scarlet letter for paying $600000 to Trump's fixer
AT&T earns a swampy scarlet letter for paying $600000 to Trump's fixer

Cohen , Trump's attorney and fixer for the past decade, is under criminal investigation in NY and his home and office were raided by the FBI last month. election and potential collusion by Trump's campaign . Novartis also said it was contacted by Mueller's team last November, and was asked about the deal with Cohen .

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  • Iraqi forces capture five top ISIS leaders in cross-border raid
Iraqi forces capture five top ISIS leaders in cross-border raid

Hashimi described Eithawi and Jamal as the two most senior Islamic State figures ever to be captured alive. According to the New York Times , a cross-border sting using intelligence from both the USA and Iraq has resulted in the capture of the five senior figures.

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  • Police search for bodies where Mich. child killer buried teen
Police search for bodies where Mich. child killer buried teen

King, is one of Ream's victims. Investigators say they expect the search to take another two to five days. Dwyer was joined by Warren Mayor Jim Fouts, the Federal Bureau of Investigation and close family and friends of Kimberly King , a 12-year-old girl who went missing in 1979 and whose body is believed to be at the search site.

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  • Five Australian politicians resign in latest citizenship scandal
Five Australian politicians resign in latest citizenship scandal

Labor MPs Josh Wilson and Justine Keay, and independent member Rebekha Sharkie , who also resigned yesterday, said they would do likewise in their separate electorates. Lamb, who holds the highly marginal Queensland seat of Longman will have to renounce her British citizenship before she can recontest her seat. Attorney-General Christian Port...

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  • Six killed in clashes between police and Islamists at Indonesia jail
Six killed in clashes between police and Islamists at Indonesia jail

The Islamic State group's Amaq News Agency said its fighters took part in the riot late on Tuesday. According to reports , the standoff developed into a hostage situation between inmates and prison officials at the National Police's Mobile Brigade Mako Brimob detention center in Depok , which houses imprisoned ISIL militants.

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  • Accident in Poland: intercity highway flooded with liquid chocolate
Accident in Poland: intercity highway flooded with liquid chocolate

The truck driver broke his arm in the crash, but nobody else was hurt. Officials say that the chocolate began to cool and harden nearly immediately, making cleanup a hard task. Kukawka added that the stretch of highway rarely sees road accidents, and that the unfortunate chocolate spillage was definitely a first. The was truck surrounded by bro...

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  • Life sentence given to former top Chinese politician Sun Zhengcai
Life sentence given to former top Chinese politician Sun Zhengcai

He pleaded guilty to the charges and expressed repentance, according to Tianjin's No. 1 Intermediate People's Court, which imposed his sentence less than one month after the trial opened in a relatively swift resolution of the case. During the conference, Sun, and a former party boss in Chongqing, Bo Xilai , were accused of being part of a plo...

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  • Gunman shoots self after killing 3, holding wife captive
Gunman shoots self after killing 3, holding wife captive

Paul Starks said. Authorities say the gunman, in some sort of dispute, followed his wife from their house to the house where the murder-suicide happened. At that point, officers who were outside the home heard a single gunshot". Snyder's wife is cooperating with the police and was the one who confirmed that she was being held against her will by ...

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  • Magnitude 4.5 Earthquake Shakes Wide Swath Of Southern California
Magnitude 4.5 Earthquake Shakes Wide Swath Of Southern California

At 4:57am, two minutes after the first event the Cabazon area felt a strong aftershock measuring a 3.2 magnitude. While information is still coming in, the government agency said there is a low likelihood of casualties and damage. An early morning quake jolted a wide swath of Southern California awake Tuesday. More than 10,000 responses had bee...

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