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Dutch man who blackmailed cyberbullying victims over webcam images jailed

Dutch man who blackmailed cyberbullying victims over webcam images jailed

Coban was accused of cyberbullying dozens of young women and men. In B.C. Coban faces several charges including extortion and possession of child pornography. The YouTube video was viewed millions o...

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Strike Two: Trump's Second Travel Ban Halted

The ban caused chaos nearly immediately after its release, with many travelers detained by airport security for hours despite having legal documentation to enter the country. "This new order was tailo...

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British PM May rejects call for Scottish independence vote

British PM May rejects call for Scottish independence vote

But May hit back Wednesday, warning Sturgeon, leader of the Scottish National Party (SNP), should stop talking about independence and instead focus getting a good deal out of Brexit. The appeal of Eur...

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Oil jumps off lows, IEA sees H1 deficit after Opec cuts

Oil jumps off lows, IEA sees H1 deficit after Opec cuts

A sharp increase in shale production would put OPEC in a bind. Given the extent of long positions in the market, it was natural that some of those positions got liquidated in the absence of positive...

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Sterling Bancorp (STL) Position Raised by Thrivent Financial for Lutherans

Sterling Bancorp (STL) Position Raised by Thrivent Financial for Lutherans

TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC now owns 645,509 shares of the financial services provider's stock worth $11,296,000 after buying an additional 18,788 shares during the last quarter. Capstone Asse...

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More than 250 skulls found in suspected drug cartel mass grave

More than 250 skulls found in suspected drug cartel mass grave

Winckler refused to reveal when and by whom were the skulls discovered but explained that the victims were likely killed by the local cartels, years before. The discovery of such mass graves is not ne...

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Rutte on course for election victory over far-right Wilders

Rutte on course for election victory over far-right Wilders

In the Netherlands, it's about what kind of coalition will run the country for the next four years and whether anti-Islam lawmaker Wilders can win enough seats to force his way into coalition talks. "...

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Russian diplomat says Washington's lack of trust in Moscow indicates complexes

Russian diplomat says Washington's lack of trust in Moscow indicates complexes

When asked if she and Trump share the same level of trust for Putin, Haley said "I would not say that, I'm not going to talk about where the president is, because I don't know". She said that "we have...

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Trump's Pointed Remarks on New Travel Ban Ruling May Haunt Him

Rep. Jason ChaffetzJason ChaffetzDem: GOP pushing "judicial gerrymandering" Congress should stop trying to diminish public lands Pavlich: Failure of Fast and Furious MORE (R-Utah) said the decisions ...

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East Hartford Toddler Survives Several Days Alone With Dead Mother

East Hartford Toddler Survives Several Days Alone With Dead Mother

Police said the discovery was made Monday after a social worker stopped by the apartment to find out why the 3-year-old child had missed day care. Police say the snow plow driver, identified as 47-yea...

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One dead, four injured as Somali pirates clash with Puntland force

One dead, four injured as Somali pirates clash with Puntland force

He added that negotiation was ongoing to rescue the hijacked ship and its crew. Puntland Maritime Police forces (PMPF) who deployed to Alula on Wednesday night were reported to engage in a gun battl...

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New Donald Trump executive order will loosen environmental regulations

New Donald Trump executive order will loosen environmental regulations

Sarfaty added that the most vulnerable are the children, the elderly, people with recurring illnesses, and colored people. Most Americans are not aware that increases in asthma attacks and allergies...

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Woman killed in vehicle crash on Williamsburg bridge, NYPD says

Woman killed in vehicle crash on Williamsburg bridge, NYPD says

Two others who were with her in the auto, including her driver were not reported to have any life-threatening injuries. The woman was riding in the backseat of the auto at 3:15 a.m. According to the...

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Trump budget proposes entirely eliminating National Endowment for the Arts

Trump budget proposes entirely eliminating National Endowment for the Arts

Johnson's administration in 1965. The NEA has seen annual budgets ranging from just under $3 million in 1966 to $176 million in 1992. This year, the amount budgeted for local projects is over $4 mill...

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Disney Refuses to Censor 'Beauty and the Beast' 'Gay Moment' for Malaysia

Disney Refuses to Censor 'Beauty and the Beast' 'Gay Moment' for Malaysia

Ewan McGregor gives his two cents on the "gay moment" in the upcoming Beauty and the Beast film that is causing some to boycott the film. Disney princess fans, the critics over at Screen Junkie...

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China, Saudi Arabia sign 14 cooperative pacts

China, Saudi Arabia sign 14 cooperative pacts

Chinese President Xi Jinping and King Salman attended the signing ceremony after their talks at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. The specifics of the deals were not released but Saudi media ...

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Package found at German finance ministry contained explosives

Package found at German finance ministry contained explosives

A suspicious package found early Wednesday at the German finance ministry in Berlin contained explosives, according to police. "We still have the rage. Germany has been the victim of several violent...

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Parrikar takes over as Goa CM

Parrikar takes over as Goa CM

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will take over his defence responsibilities until a replacement is appointed, a statement from Indian President Pranab Mukherjee's office said. The Congress could muster ...

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The EU's top court just legalized banning headscarves in the workplace

The EU's top court just legalized banning headscarves in the workplace

The ruling comes over a decade after Muslim receptionist Samira Achbita was sacked from her role at security company G4S in Belgium in 2006. The ECJ ruling will also make it easier for German c...

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Dutch exit polls: Surprisingly poor showing for far-right Wilders

Dutch exit polls: Surprisingly poor showing for far-right Wilders

One Rutte campaigner told reporters that voters have given "trust again" to the ruling VVD party. Farje believes the Dutch vote is very important in terms of its implications for the upcoming electi...

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$24K worth of marijuana found in cooler donated to Goodwill

$24K worth of marijuana found in cooler donated to Goodwill

They then called police. Goodwill employees in Monroe got a surprise when they opened a donated cooler and found marijuana . It's legal in Washington for those aged over 21 to possess an ounce of...

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Residents flee as battle for Mosul intensifies

Residents flee as battle for Mosul intensifies

Brig. Gen. Yahya Rasool, a military spokesman, told The Associated Press on Thursday that USA -backed Iraqi troops have recaptured up to 60 percent of the city's western half, with the fighting stil...

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Dutch PM Rutte says Turkish sanctions 'not too bad'

Dutch PM Rutte says Turkish sanctions 'not too bad'

Following last year's shock Brexit referendum and Donald Trump's victory in the U.S., the Dutch vote is being watched as a gauge of the strength of populism on the continent ahead of key elections in ...

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Ryan can't say how many will lose coverage under GOP plan

Ryan can't say how many will lose coverage under GOP plan

Ryan's official response to those tapes was that he disinvited Trump from their first joint campaign event in Wisconsin, saying, "I am sickened by what I heard today". 'Many of you on this call are fa...

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Shooting at a high school

Shooting at a high school

A gunman has opened fire at a school in southern France injuring the head teacher and one other individual. Early reports suggested as many as three gunmen could be in the school, but this has not...

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Trump invites Abbas to the White House

Trump invites Abbas to the White House

Whilst Israeli Apartheid Week has been occurring annually since 2005 and Palestinians and their allies have been calling the situation in Palestine/Israel apartheid long before that, the worldwide c...

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McCain Claims Rand Paul 'is now working for Vladimir Putin'

McCain Claims Rand Paul 'is now working for Vladimir Putin'

McCain sought to avoid any resistance to the effort by saying that only Vladimir Putin could reject Montenegro's North Atlantic Treaty Organisation membership, and suggesting anyone who didn't give hi...

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Full text of temporary restraining order blocking Trump's travel ban

Full text of temporary restraining order blocking Trump's travel ban

A second federal judge in the U.S. has blocked parts of Donald Trump's revised travel ban . The order was signed on 6 March 6 after an initial, broader ban was suspended by federal courts. The mo...

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British Queen gives Royal Assent to Brexit

British Queen gives Royal Assent to Brexit

May said she will address the British parliament to inform lawmakers that she has triggered Article 50 and an initial response is expected from the European Commission within 48 hours. The House of Co...

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Speaker Paul Ryan doubles down on GOP health-care plan amid opposition

Although the party ran on a promise to repeal the Affordable Care Act, a majority of the House Republican conference remains undecided on the bill as rank-and-file members play the political waiting g...

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Manohar Parrikar Wins Trust Vote In Goa With 22 MLAs

Manohar Parrikar Wins Trust Vote In Goa With 22 MLAs

The party later also alleged BJP of using "money power" to cobble a coalition and petitioned the Supreme Court to stall the swearing-in of Parrikar. Jennifer Monserrate, the lone Congress party woma...

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Tillerson calls on NKorea to quit nuke program

Tillerson calls on NKorea to quit nuke program

Tillerson is making his first trip to Asia as the top US diplomat. Tillerson is on his first official trip to Asia. "I think it's important to recognise that the political and diplomatic efforts o...

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Here Are Barack Obama's 2017 March Madness Picks

Here Are Barack Obama's 2017 March Madness Picks

Obama was nearly equally as conservative when making his picks for the women's tournament, with the exception of placing No. 3 seed Washington in the Final Four over No. But instead of revealing the f...

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Australia to ride new waves of Snowy Hydro pump power

Australia to ride new waves of Snowy Hydro pump power

According to it, there are a number of sites capable of adding to Snowy Hydro's storage capability and the most prospective project could boost the capacity of the 4.1-GW scheme by 50%. The original S...

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Louis man who allegedly made bomb threats denied bail

Louis man who allegedly made bomb threats denied bail

More than 150 threats have been received by JCCs, Jewish schools and other Jewish institutions since the beginning of the year, according to the Secure Community Network, which coordinates security ac...

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