Thursday July 20-th, 2017

US Supreme Court issues temporary stay in Alabama execution

Arthur's lawyers have demanded that modern forensic testing be done on the original crime scene evidence, and have challenged the injection method to be used in his latest execution on Thursday. The state responded that there was no evidence Smith ...

Australia Will Ban Passports Of Convicted Paedophile's Australia Will Ban Passports Of Convicted Paedophile's

As it stands there is a large problem with child-sex tourism in Australia. According to the government, nearly 800 child sex offenders travelled overseas in 2016. However, Keenan said "child sex tourism" is an "absolutely abhorrent crime", and it s...

Philippine Soldiers Killed in Friendly Fire Airstrike in Marawi

What was clear was the opinions for and against martial law in social media, with a lot of loud voices supporting martial law coming from the millennial generation, whose parents were kids when the first martial law was declared and who voted for Pre...

Trump to announce decision on climate change Thursday Trump to announce decision on climate change Thursday

Everyone cautioned that no decision was final until Trump announced it. But Elkind, the former Obama official, suggested some nations may have little patience for the United States, given that the Paris Agreement gives signatories significant...

Pulse nightclub massacre bodycam video documents officer response Pulse nightclub massacre bodycam video documents officer response

Forty-nine patrons were killed during last June's massacre and dozens more were injured in the worst mass shooting in modern USA history. People in the club can be seen fleeing, with officers telling them to keep their hands up and directing them t...

Trump says will announce decision on Paris climate deal soon Trump says will announce decision on Paris climate deal soon

Mining was one sector that saw job growth in March, according to the U.S. Labor Department. Framing his decision as "a reassertion of America's sovereignty", he said , "I was elected to represent the citizens of Pittsburgh, not Paris". The group's...

Philippines official: Terror suspect still in besieged city Philippines official: Terror suspect still in besieged city

Their condition was not known. At least 44 people have died in the fighting, including 31 militants and 11 soldiers, officials say. Duterte's aides frequently explain away his most controversial comments as being "merely rhetoric" or an "exaggera...

Greens to back NDP Greens to back NDP

Two, the NDP and Green Party won't reveal the details of their pact until it's approved by the NDP caucus. The Liberals fell shy of securing a majority government with only 43 seats in the May 9th election, needing 44 for a majority. or does she at...

Paris mayor calls for ban on black feminist festival Paris mayor calls for ban on black feminist festival

Some part of the event area would be set apart as the space "non-mixed" for black women, as per their website. Its venue has been split into three sections. Other organizations condemned Hidalgo's remarks, including SOS Racisme , which called it "...

Trump tweets thanks to US service members Trump tweets thanks to US service members

We remember the more than 100,000 Americans who sacrificed their lives during "The War to End All Wars", and who left behind countless family members and loved ones. "Up in the Aleutian Islands, we run into a 100mph winds", said Piland. At a wider ...

Arrest made in death of Dallas teen who had just graduated Arrest made in death of Dallas teen who had just graduated

Robinson is now being held in Irving Jail with no bail now set. A witness told officers Wright was driving the Optima and Robinson was in the front passenger seat, according to Fox 35 . "He has siblings and they look up to him and they were just so ...

Protests Over "Sanctuary Cities" Ban Rock Capitol On Legislative Session's Last Day

The final version of SB 4, which Gov. Greg Abbott signed into law on May 7, bans sanctuary cities in Texas and included an amendment that allows police officers to question a person's immigration status during a detainment. "They were just brown"...

President Donald Trump Still Won't Commit To The Paris Agreement President Donald Trump Still Won't Commit To The Paris Agreement

As the G7 talks came to an end, President Donald Trump seemed to have forged a bond with newly-elected French President Emmanuel Macron , a French official told CNN . Trump is set to engage in discussions about the global economy and climate. At ...

Manchester bombing: 'Forgive me' - attacker's final call to mum Manchester bombing: 'Forgive me' - attacker's final call to mum

Manchester Police hoped to resume normal intelligence ties with the USA soon but is now furious, the BBC reported on Thursday . In Brussels on Thursday for a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit at which Trump will also be present, May sai...

Trump expected to withdraw from Paris climate deal, reports say

White House spokesman Sean Spicer said Tuesday only that an announcement on the decision could come soon. Various news outlets have reported that Trump has already made the decision to withdraw . It could hurt efforts to fight climate chan...

Trump attacks 'fake news' following Kushner reports Trump attacks 'fake news' following Kushner reports

Gary Peters, D-Mich., and Tom Carper of DE, wrote to Coats prior to last week's hearing and asked him to formally determine whether the president revealed secret information. Kushner was a trusted Trump adviser past year, overseeing the campaign's ...

Bombing in diplomatic area of Kabul kills 80, wounds scores

Rescue workers were digging bodies from the rubble hours after the explosion as anguished residents struggled to get through security cordons to search for missing relatives. A powerful auto bomb hit the diplomatic quarter of Kabul and killed at le...

Merkel hosts Indian leader Modi, looks to broaden world ties

Our friendship with the USA, the United Kingdom, our neighborly relationship with Russian Federation and also with other countries count, of course. "We (also) want to double the number of German companies in India to 3,600 from 1,800", said Singh....

Tiger Woods arrested in Florida for DUI

Woods, a former top-ranked golfer who is second on the all-time list with 14 major titles, was taken into custody at about 3 am (0700 GMT) near his Jupiter Island home. Woods said in a blog post published last Wednesday that "it was instant nerve re...

Theresa May, Jeremy Corbyn face tough questions on live TV

When pressed to provide an estimate by Ms Barnett , Mr Corbyn said he wanted to give an "accurate figure". The PM also used her speech to insist on the importance of Brexit , suggesting the Conservative Party would be the right choice to "mak...

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