Tuesday April 25-th, 2017

Donald Trump's 'Muslim travel ban': Judge extends order blocking President's restrictions

Pres. Trump's travel ban has been put on hold once again, thanks to a ruling last night that changed the temporary restraining order into a more final preliminary injunction . Any harm to Hawaii would be minimal because only 20 of the nearly 50...

House Intelligence Probe of Russia Ties Won't Be Stopped, Schiff Promises

Clint Watts is with the Foreign Policy Research Institute Program on National Security. Democrats and some Republicans criticized Nunes. Watts says several Russians tied to the investigation into Kremlin disinformation activities have been killed...

North Korea's Latest Missile Launch Fails North Korea's Latest Missile Launch Fails

Pacific Command detected what we assess was a failed North Korean missile launch attempt the morning of March 22 in Korea (12:49 PM Hawaii-time, ) in the vicinity of Kalma", said Commander David Benham, a spokesman for U.S. North Korea carried out ...

Cardinal William Keeler dies at 86; led oldest diocese in US Cardinal William Keeler dies at 86; led oldest diocese in US

When Cardinal Keeler became archbishop of Baltimore, Archbishop Lori said he learned of "his prowess as a church historian coupled with his deep love and respect for the history and heritage of the Archdiocese of Baltimore". "Cardinal Keeler is a c...

Rutte in pole position as Dutch consider coalitions Rutte in pole position as Dutch consider coalitions

At 81 percent, turnout was the highest in 30 years in an election that was a test of whether the Dutch wanted to end decades of liberalism and choose a nationalist, nativist path by voting for Wilders and his promise to "de-Islamise" the Netherlands ...

'Bathroom law' compromise approved by Senate

Musicians like Pearl Jam, Ringo Starr and Bruce Springsteen canceled concerts in North Carolina in protest, while New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Connecticut Gov. Charlotte Chamber of Commerce Chairman Ned Curran, who worked behind the scenes for se...

Venezuela top court to assume congress role; opposition decries 'dictatorship'

Borges then went ahead and ripped up the court's ruling, to the applause of those gathered. While some investors could see the Supreme Court sentence as giving them the green light to invest, others are increasingly anxious about Venezuela's murky ...

Strikes to hit French Guiana as tensions paralyze territory Strikes to hit French Guiana as tensions paralyze territory

Social unrest amid complaints about crime, living costs and poor healthcare has paralyzed French Guiana for days and shut down its worldwide airport. The movement began with demands for greater security against crime - French Guiana is the French d...

Germany opens new probe into suspected Turkish spying Germany opens new probe into suspected Turkish spying

Erdogan has labelled the reporter a Kurdish separatist and " German agent", comments which the German foreign ministry said it abhorred as the affair deepened a growing rift between the two countries in the wake of the post-coup crackdown.

Will the Fight Over Planned Parenthood Mean a Government Shutdown?

Susan Collins (R-Maine) and Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) did not vote with their Republican colleagues. He previously broke a tie on the nomination of Betsy DeVos to be education secretary. Defund Planned Parenthood but do so knowing the bill won't ma...

Ottawa grants $ 100 million in grants to the Ontario auto sector Ottawa grants $ 100 million in grants to the Ontario auto sector

The investment will establish a new research and engineering center in Ottawa and will add more than 400 software and hardware engineers, more than doubling the automaker's mobile connectivity engineering team. "This is about positioning Canada as a ...

Italian police say terror cell busted in popular tourist spot Italian police say terror cell busted in popular tourist spot

A phone intercept allegedly caught one of the suspects saying: "You'll go straight to paradise because of all the infidels in Venice". It wasn't clear if the reference was bluster or indicated an imminent threat. Venice Police Chief Angelo Sanna said...

UP meat sellers go on strike after crackdown

All the delegates supported the Chief Minister on the drive launched by the government against illegal abattoirs and said they were in support of the move to weed out illegal meat trading. A rough estimate suggests that there could be around 5,000 me...

European relief as Dutch snub 'siren song' of far-right European relief as Dutch snub 'siren song' of far-right

He also called for pulling the Netherlands out of the European Union and frequently spoke out against Muslims. The Netherlands' poll-bound neighbours must take heart from it, but equally, be cautious of the portents from his rival's growth.

Slain officer identified in London attack Slain officer identified in London attack

Aysha Frade a 43 year old British citizen of Galician origin has been identified as one of the victims who died yesterday during London's Westminster attack. "Yesterday an act of terrorism tried to silence our democracy". US President Donald Trump...

ACLU battles Georgia over toddler's last name of 'Allah' ACLU battles Georgia over toddler's last name of 'Allah'

The choice is hard for some because they realize that a name will follow their child for the rest of their lives. But the Georgia Department of Public Health refused to issue a birth certificate on the grounds that it violates a Georgia code statin...

Biden questions Trump administration 'romance' with Putin Biden questions Trump administration 'romance' with Putin

But someone at this rally was more interested in kisses than health care policy: a puppy also named Joe Biden, who's said to have waited patiently for four hours to meet his namesake . He once said that the billionaire Republican "was born with a si...

Sanders says he'll introduce 'Medicare for all' bill Sanders says he'll introduce 'Medicare for all' bill

Sanders' American Health Security Act of 2009 (S.703) would have provided every USA citizen and/or green-card holder with health services. Yes, that's true. "Well, you know, it's a goal. We never said it was flawless", Schumer told ABC's This Week...

Iran's kamikaze drones show up in Yemeni civil war Iran's kamikaze drones show up in Yemeni civil war

This figure is dwarfed by U.S. arms exports to Saudi Arabia, but Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch have both linked British-made weapons to attacks on civilian infrastructure. It claims to be providing vital medical supplies, water, food a...

India Vs Pakistan Cricket Series 2017, Date and Venue Details

The BCCI congratulated the Indian cricket team for retaining the No. 1 position in Test team rankings and registering unbeaten series wins in the home season 2016-17. "Our PSL champions should play champions from other leagues like IPL and I am sur...

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