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Former Haiti President Rene Preval dies aged 74

Former Haiti President Rene Preval dies aged 74

The cause of death has not been announced. Preval was born on January 17, 1943, in the town of Marmelade in rural northern Haiti. The disaster occurred during his second term in office. Preval, a mo...

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Korea claims heart attack killed Kim Jong Nam

The other four suspects are believed to have left the country on the day of the murder, and made their way back to North Korea by air, travelling via Indonesia, Dubai and Russian Federation. On Friday...

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Nike is finally selling athletic gear for fat women

Nike is finally selling athletic gear for fat women

Launching the range, Helen Boucher , VP of women's training apparel said: "The NikeWomen collection is celebrating and advocating all athletes". London-based model Shimada added: 'Thank you Nik...

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President Trump gives mixed messages on immigration

Nearly two-thirds believed the president had set the right priorities. Trump, who also flirted with a compromise immigration position during a rough patch of his campaign last August, ended up get...

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President to highlight signature issues in speech to Congress

The numbers make it the most tweeted speech by a president to Congress in the relatively short history of the platform. In a Fox News interview broadcast earlier on Tuesday , Mr Trump gave himself ...

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"Silly sailors" may have contributed towards the deaths of Bahamas' swimming pigs

Seven of 22 of the famous swimming pigs in the Bahamas were found dead. Per the Bahamas Ministry of Tourism Website , the swimming pigs are not native to the area and may have been left there or th...

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Galway church opens Ash Wednesday drive-thru

Galway church opens Ash Wednesday drive-thru

Millions of people, many of them children, go without food on a regular basis, many of them on a daily basis. Ash Wednesday marks the first day of lent in the Christian calendar; a 46-day period, 40...

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Another arrest made in Grinstead investigation

Another arrest made in Grinstead investigation

Grinstead was a history teacher at Irwin County High School and three-time Miss Tifton. By the time Grinstead's fellow teachers reported she'd failed to show up on a Monday morning, the former beaut...

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Assembly Election: Nervous wait for candidates as turnout rises in many areas

Assembly Election: Nervous wait for candidates as turnout rises in many areas

Taking four of the five seats, Sinn Féin's dominance in the republican heartland was cemented. Final results are not expected until tomorrow at the earliest . "I'm just fed up with all the corrupti...

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Trump's Russian connections: What if it were Obama?

Mr Trump did not say where the photo came from but Mr Schumer quickly pointed out that it was taken in 2003 when Mr Putin ventured to NY to celebrate the opening of a Russian-owned Lukoil petrol sta...

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Manchester City advance past Huddersfield in replay

The Argentine also provided an assist from compatriot Pablo Zabaleta while working his socks off for his teammates all around the pitch. "It's the best Sergio Aguero ever, the performance was wond...

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Sean Spicer Goofs, Announces Donald Trump as New HUD Secretary on Twitter

Sean Spicer Goofs, Announces Donald Trump as New HUD Secretary on Twitter

Journalism stands as a check against the powerful and the voice for the people. The Memo is a reported column by Niall Stanage, primarily focused on Donald Trump's presidency. "We had our difference...

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Trump's new conspiracy theory: Blame Obama for public backlash

Trump's preliminary budget proposal cuts some discretionary spending to pay for a $54 billion increase to the defense budget. Bloomberg News and the New Yorker magazine are among media outlets who...

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Donald Trump Rehearses Speech In Limo. Twitter Goes Into Overdrive

He pledged to vigorously target people living in the United States illegally who "threaten our communities and prey on our citizens", but he told news anchors before his speech that he was open to...

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Jewish cemetery attack investigated by USA hate crime experts

Jewish cemetery attack investigated by USA hate crime experts

Rochester police are investigating vandalism at the Waad Hakolel Cemetery, also known as the Stone Road Cemetery, where at least five headstones were found toppled Thursday morning. "I don't think the...

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Deep fried lizard found in Mc Donald's meal in Kolkata

Deep fried lizard found in Mc Donald's meal in Kolkata

A woman lodged a police complaint against fast food chain McDonald's after allegedly finding a lizard in her food at an outlet in Kolkata, police said on Friday. As soon as I heard about the incident,...

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United Kingdom government to try to overturn Brexit legislation defeat

The government will nevertheless push the Commons to override the Lords amendment, arguing that a "one-sided guarantee" would remove any urgency in resolving the status of British citizens living in t...

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IGP dismisses claim that Jong Nam died of heart attack

IGP dismisses claim that Jong Nam died of heart attack

Both women have told diplomats from their countries that they had been paid to take part in what they believed was a prank for a reality television show. In Washington, United States lawmakers have ca...

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Human Remains Found at Tuam Mother-And-Baby Home

The home, located in the town of Tuam, was operated by the Bon Secours nuns beginning in the 1920s, and was home to women and babies until the 1960s, and, for years, some in the region had suspected t...

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Rhode Island Resisters Confront 'Coward' Paul Ryan on Behalf of Wisconsinites

The rally, organized by Rhode Island Working Families and Resist Hate RI, also included a "Paul Ryan, Phone Home" event, where callers in the crowd FaceTimed with constituents in Ryan's home state. ...

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Chuck Schumer, Vladimir Putin and Russia's Lukoil

Chuck Schumer, Vladimir Putin and Russia's Lukoil

Trump's tweet comes after several separate reports detailing that several of the president's top advisers, including Attorney General Jeff Sessions, former National Security Adviser Mike Flynn and son...

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Jeff Sessions to Recuse Himself From Investigations of Trump Campaign

Jeff Sessions to Recuse Himself From Investigations of Trump Campaign

In January, Sessions denied to the Senate Judiciary Committee that he had any "communications with Russians". Trump has called any developments about links between Russian Federation and his c...

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1 killed, 3 injured in Jammu & Kashmir after militants attack police party

1 killed, 3 injured in Jammu & Kashmir after militants attack police party

However, the injured paramilitary jawan, identified as Constable Daljit Kiran of 182 battalion of CRPF, was shifted to hospital where his condition is stated to be stable. An eyewitness said heavy tea...

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions recusing himself from campaign probes

Attorney General Jeff Sessions recusing himself from campaign probes

So, Sessions wasn't being pressed about his own contacts and deny having any , he volunteered that he didn't "have communications with the Russians". It says that, "Trump has committed a colossal err...

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Allied militia agrees to hand villages to Syrian government

Allied militia agrees to hand villages to Syrian government

But Turkey continues to assert that the group remains in the city. Manbij lies to the west of the Euphrates river. The Manbij Military Council will cede control of villages in western Manbij to Russ...

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Malaysia releases North Korean suspect held over Kim Jong-nam murder

A man thought to be Kim Jong-nam was murdered on February 13 at Kuala Lumpur International Airport. More information as it comes. According to the Japanese broadcasting service NHK World, after ...

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Inbee Park in front after two rounds in Singapore

Inbee Park in front after two rounds in Singapore

Inbee Park, who is playing her second event of 2017 after returning from a long layoff due to injury, is tied with Henderson, Jutanugarn, American Mo Martin and Sweden's Anna Nordqvist at 5-under. Wie...

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Islam To Overtake Christianity As World's Largest Religion By 2070

The report estimates that by 2050, there will be 2.76 billion Muslims and 2.92 billion Christians. Meanwhile, the proportion of the world's population who identify as atheist, agnostic or non-religi...

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India Likely to Attend Indus Waters Treaty Meeting in Lahore

India Likely to Attend Indus Waters Treaty Meeting in Lahore

The move is welcome, as it denotes India's commitment to the treaty that has stood the test of time and war, and also displays New Delhi's sincerity on the issue of water-sharing, given that the IW...

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Full-body scanners at 2 cross-LoC points in Jammu and Kashmir

Full-body scanners at 2 cross-LoC points in Jammu and Kashmir

After a delay of seven years, the centre has finally chose to install full-body truck scanners at cross-LoC trading points in Jammu and Kashmir, which are expected to become operational by end of this...

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Trump tries to reset his presidency with dash of optimism

But the administration also voiced disappointment that Democrats refused "olive branches" extended in the speech . It is an ambitious agenda, and almost every proposal will be a heavy lift. The other...

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Islamist militant killed in shootout in Bangladesh

Islamist militant killed in shootout in Bangladesh

JMB leader Tamim Chowdhury who was killed in an operation of Narayanganj Counter Terrorism Unit called him as Sheikh, police said. The counterterrorism unit chief came up with the information while ...

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Shoreham air show disaster final report to be published

The AAIB also found the severity of the outcome of the crash was due to "an absence of provisions to mitigate the effects of an aircraft crashing in an area outside the control of the organisers of th...

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Mexican Official Climbs Border Wall In Protest Of Trump

Mexican Official Climbs Border Wall In Protest Of Trump

Braulio Guerra , a congressman from the state of Queretaro, believes President Donald Trump's controversial U.S. -Mexico border wall is "unnecessary" and "totally absurd". Despite the border wall in...

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Malaysia to deport North Korean arrested in Kim killing

Malaysia has not directly blamed North Korea for the killing, but said that the eight suspects are North Korean nationals. Citing statements by Malaysian public health officials who found medication...

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