Wednesday August 23-rd, 2017

Seoul says North Korea has fired state security chief Seoul says North Korea has fired state security chief

South Korean's Unification Ministry said that while it remains to be seen whether Kim Won Hong's removal will lead to a broader shake-up, heightened fear among political elites will have an effect on internal unity. In a New Year's speech, the North'...

Kellyanne Conway Says Kellyanne Conway Says "Bowling Green Massacre" Comment Was An "Honest Mistake"

In an interview with MSNBC's Chris Matthews which aired Thursday night, Conway was pressed about Trump's executive order to temporarily ban immigration and restrict travel from seven Muslim-based countries last week. The Department of Justice s...

Could the GOP fix Obamacare instead of repeal and replace? Could the GOP fix Obamacare instead of repeal and replace?

Repealing the ACA without a suitable replacement would significantly damage the health of our people and the wellbeing of Northwest Louisiana's health-care industry. Steve Beshear, who was also a witness, about the impact of capping funding for state...

New CIA deputy criticized over her links to waterboarding New CIA deputy criticized over her links to waterboarding

Her alleged role in the CIA's interrogation program could spark some pushback from Capitol Hill, where Senate Democrats have feared that Trump will try to resurrect the torture techniques, which Congress has since outlawed. She has extensive overse...

US State Department: Fewer than 60000 visas revoked under Trump travel order

Though Trump signed the executive order last Friday, it was not made clear until Reuveni's reveal Friday how many visas it affected. During his campaign, Trump discussed the idea of banning Muslims from entering the country to protect against terro...

Cancer in women rising six times faster than in men Cancer in women rising six times faster than in men

Many forms of cancer specifically linked to obesity affect only women, including womb cancer, ovarian cancer and postmenopausal breast cancer. The statistics show that cases of breast cancer are expected to rise from 54,800 in 2014 to more th...

Gold shines in 2016 on keen investment demand Gold shines in 2016 on keen investment demand

Combined gold bar and coin demand was described as "exceptionally soft" by the WGC, dipping by around 2% to 1,029.2 tonnes. Central Bank demand also fell by a third to 384 tonnes last year in contrast to 577 tonnes the year before. Growth in the ...

French president: Louvre attack was of a French president: Louvre attack was of a "terrorist nature"

A terror investigation has been launched in Paris after a man carrying a machete stormed soldiers at the Louvre on February 2, forcing one soldier to fire five bullets. However, he cautioned, the authorities have not yet formally established the su...

Children 'poisoned by lychees' in India

Then, the child would have seizures and convulsions before slipping in and out of consciousness. The researchers noticed this, so they asked about the fruit specifically. "In conclusion, to the best of our knowledge, this is the first comprehensive c...

GOP governor backs challenge to Trump executive order GOP governor backs challenge to Trump executive order

Attorneys general in New York, Virginia and Washington are also suing Trump over the ban. Online retail behemoth Amazon, which is headquartered in Washington, pledged support. In joining an ACLU case stemming from the detainment of two University of ...

Betsy DeVos, Secretary Of Education Pick, Opposed By Two Republican Senators Betsy DeVos, Secretary Of Education Pick, Opposed By Two Republican Senators

If confirmed as U.S. Secretary of Education, Betsy DeVos would pose a direct threat to the very education system that she is supposed to protect. Susan Collins (R-ME) and Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) are those two senators who could force Pence to break...

US Senate confirms Rex Tillerson as secretary of state US Senate confirms Rex Tillerson as secretary of state

Tillerson led a global enterprise with 75,000 employees, possesses deep relationships around the world, and understands the critical role of US leadership". Democrats pressed their case against Tillerson right up until the vote. Sen. "They have not...

Triple stabbing at western Sydney high school

Witnesses reported the boy shoute: "I didn't kill anyone, you have to tell my brother". Initial reports suggested that a metal ruler was used in the attack, however officers have since allegedly seized two knives from the scene. A crime scene has b...

Britain to lay out Brexit strategy Britain to lay out Brexit strategy

This is where opposition parties will push through amendments. A policy paper spelling out the British government's plans for exiting the European Union was published Thursday. "Since the referendum I have consistently said that I respect the resul...

Girl scout's letter to Boulder man goes viral Girl scout's letter to Boulder man goes viral

Charlotte, a New Jersey sixth-grader, was dismayed that only two of the boxes she had sold were marked to be donated to USA military troops, so her father suggested she write a letter to a wealthy family friend who might be willing to donate a bunch....

Snake found in Abilene toilet Snake found in Abilene toilet

Workers for the company responded to a home in Jones County after a family found a snake in their toilet. The family told the company it was the first time they'd seen snakes on their property in years. It's actually quite simple; rattlesnakes are ...

Bring 'credible evidence' against Hafiz Saeed: Pakistan to India Bring 'credible evidence' against Hafiz Saeed: Pakistan to India

Pakistan has conducted operations against terrorist elements without discrimination. "Only a credible crackdown on the mastermind of the Mumbai terrorist attack and terrorist organisations involved in cross-border terrorism would be proof of Pakist...

Bank of England completes its u-turn on economy Bank of England completes its u-turn on economy

He said: "Today's increased growth estimate for 2017 further demonstrates how the economy is holding up well following the Brexit vote". The National Institute of Economic and Social Research, earlier this week, forecast the United Kingdom economy ...

SEAL killed in Yemen raid: Why they were there

Three al Qaeda leaders were killed in the raid, according to US officials. A provincial official said Apache helicopters targeted a hospital, school and mosque used by al-Qaeda. "This is one in a series of aggressive moves against terrorist planners ...

Drumthwacket to glow red for National Wear Red Day Drumthwacket to glow red for National Wear Red Day

In 2014, nearly 14,000 IN residents died from heart disease, accounting for more than one IN every five deaths. Dr. Dietz adds if you have risk factors, particularly diabetics who may not show typical symptoms, see your doctor and get your heart ch...

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