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Maryland transportation exec accused of bribing Russian official Maryland transportation exec accused of bribing Russian official
- January 14, 2018

An 11-count indictment was handed out Friday against Mark Lambert in connection to the alleged Russian bribery scheme involving the Uranium One deal. According to the ministry, Lambert had given money to Mikerin to obtain a contract for the transportation of nuclear materials. (more...)
Ministers should speak up like judges: BJP leader Yashwant Sinha Ministers should speak up like judges: BJP leader Yashwant Sinha
- January 14, 2018

The former finance minister attacked the Central government over the short Winter Session of Parliament and said, "If the country's Parliament is not in order, the Supreme Court is not in order, then democracy is under threat in the country". (more...)
Trump will QUIT nuclear deal unless flaws are fixed — IRAN'S LAST CHANCE Trump will QUIT nuclear deal unless flaws are fixed — IRAN'S LAST CHANCE
- January 14, 2018

In Tehran, Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif condemned Trump for "maliciously violating" the nuclear agreement . Trump on Friday, once again, reluctantly signed waivers crucial to keep the agreement in place, but he also demanded that European allies agree to rewrite the nuclear deal within 120 days or else he would kill it. (more...)
Haiti wants clarification on Trump's comments, says ambassador Haiti wants clarification on Trump's comments, says ambassador
- January 14, 2018

But Trump's critics point to a history they say shows his views on race. " Donald Trump is disgrace to the Presidency and a disgrace to our nation ". According to news reports, Trump questioned why a bipartisan immigration bill would offer USA entry to Haitians and people from " shithole countries " in Africa - instead of places such as Norway. (more...)
India vs South Africa: Host to bat first in second Test India vs South Africa: Host to bat first in second Test
- January 14, 2018

After losing the first Test in Cape Town by 72 runs, India face South Africa in the second game of the three-match series at Centurion starting Saturday, January 13. India went about making 3 changes in the playing XI for the Centurion test. KL Rahul replaced Shikhar Dhawan and Parthiv Patel got the gloves ahead of Wriddhiman Saha. (more...)
N-deal with major powers 'in no way renegotiable' N-deal with major powers 'in no way renegotiable'
- January 14, 2018

China will continue playing a constructive role in maintaining and implementing the Iran nuclear deal , Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said on Saturday. Iran promised a strong reaction to the sanctions, which it said violate worldwide law and prior U.S. commitments. "My impression talking to Europeans is, yes, they want to salvage the deal", but imposing new requirements on Iran may give it reason to walk away. (more...)
Five People Missing After California Mudslides; Thomas Fire Finally Out
- January 14, 2018

Numerous deaths and injuries occurred at locations that were not under mandatory evacuation for flooding, but weeks earlier, said areas were evacuated during a series of fires . "It was like a bomb went off", he said. "I don't know how I got lulled". "I just love this place". "It's as devastating as can be", she said. "It's total. (more...)
Africa a priority in China's diplomacy: Chinese FM Africa a priority in China's diplomacy: Chinese FM
- January 14, 2018

He also hailed the good bilateral relations marked by long-time mutual trust, understanding and support. "China stands ready to be a long term and trustworthy cooperation partner for Rwanda in its development process", he told journalists shortly after meeting President Kagame. (more...)
China's December trade with North Korea falls 50 percent China's December trade with North Korea falls 50 percent
- January 14, 2018

In 2017 as a whole, China's overall trade with North Korea declined by more than 10 percent to about $5 billion, as U.S. President Donald Trump secured Beijing's backing for four escalating rounds of sanctions. Amid the unprecedented escalation of the tensions on the Korean Peninsula since summer, Russian Federation and China proposed the so-called double freeze plan: with North Korea, on one hand, halting its nuclear and missile programs, while its neighbors, on the other hand, would ... (more...)
Donald Trump repeatedly called African nations 'shitholes,' senator says Donald Trump repeatedly called African nations 'shitholes,' senator says
- January 14, 2018

He also reportedly suggested that the USA should bring in more people from countries like Norway . The news drew rapid and global backlash-the latest coming from The Wilkie D. The president made the remarks on Thursday during a White House meeting with lawmakers and suggested immigrants from Norway would be preferable. (more...)
KAR Auction Services (KAR) Receiving Favorable Press Coverage, Study Shows
- January 14, 2018

About 317,526 shares traded. Pegasystems, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEGA) has risen 126.00% since January 12, 2017 and is uptrending. Archford Capital Strategies LLC raised its position in shares of KAR Auction Services by 832.0% during the second quarter. (more...)
Five wrestlers among six killed in Maharashtra road accident Five wrestlers among six killed in Maharashtra road accident
- January 14, 2018

Along with wrestlers the driver of the vehicle was also killed, informed the local police. The SUV in which the wrestlers were travelling, rammed into a tractor carrying sugarcane. This is the second major road accident in a week's time which has taken the lives of future sportspersons in India. World champion powerlifter Saksham Yadav, along with four other powerlifters, was travelling in a auto last Sunday, when the vehicle met with an accident near the Singhu border in outer Delhi's Alipur ... (more...)
Trump wants America to rejoin Paris climate agreement Trump wants America to rejoin Paris climate agreement
- January 14, 2018

But we will start to negotiate, and we will see if we can make a deal that's fair. Mr Trump has claimed in the past that the agreement would cost the United States $3tn in lost GDP and 6.5 million jobs - while rival economies like China and India were treated more favourably. (more...)
Not In A Position To Release Cauvery Water To Tamil Nadu: Siddaramaiah Not In A Position To Release Cauvery Water To Tamil Nadu: Siddaramaiah
- January 14, 2018

When mediapersons drew his attention to the refusal of the Karnataka government to comply with the Tribunal's order, Mr. Palaniswami said Tamil Nadu was expecting a favourable verdict from the Supreme Court. Mr Palaniswami said the Government was committed to continuing this scheme with enhanced allocation in the coming years.He also reiterated that the State government was in good terms with the Centre only for the benefit of people.Meanwhile, Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam tabled the ... (more...)
Governor extends Makar Sankranti, Lohri greetings Governor extends Makar Sankranti, Lohri greetings
- January 14, 2018

Indian Railways has come up with 10 special trains to cater to the devotees wishing to take a holy dip in the Triveni Sangam in Allahabad on the auspicious occasion of Makar Sankranti. Previous year on the same day, more than 60 to 70 lakh people visited Allahabad . As the sun takes a new journey and when winter begins to turn towards summer according to Hindu Calendar. (more...)
Senator calls false missile alert 'inexcusable'
- January 14, 2018

I'm extremely angry right now". "THIS IS NOT A DRILL", read the alert to people's phones, which immediately caused a panic among residents and on social media. He said the whole state was terrified and there needs to be tough and quick accountability and a fixed process. "What the people of Hawaii went through ... (more...)
Root feeling better ahead of ODI series Root feeling better ahead of ODI series
- January 14, 2018

Their only options, if they were to sack him, would be to do so at the end of this winter (to do so next summer would surely be a risk too far in respect of those World Cup aspirations) or else go down the split coaching route and have a separate head of the Test team, a path that the governing body are understood to be reluctant to take. (more...)
On heels of Democratic gains, Ralph Northam sworn in as Virginia governor On heels of Democratic gains, Ralph Northam sworn in as Virginia governor
- January 14, 2018

Ralph Northam has been sworn in as Virginia's 73rd governor. "The solution to these problems are not easy, but we do know what they are", Northam told the crowds. Chris Perdieu said he didn't vote for Northam, and both expressed concern that he would push to remove the statue of Confederate Gen. Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson at VMI. (more...)
Woman Arrested For Husband's Murder After 'How To Kill Someone' Search Woman Arrested For Husband's Murder After 'How To Kill Someone' Search
- January 14, 2018

Maypearl police chief Boyd Norton told the Waxahachie Daily Light Sandra Garner called 911, stating she woke up after hearing gunshots and saw a gun-toting masked man with a flashlight. Authorities said an initial search of the vehicle did not turn up the weapon. One of these, belonging to Sandra Garner, there was a web search for "how to kill someone and not get caught". (more...)
"Non voglio immigrati da quei cessi di paesi", bufera su Trump
- January 14, 2018

Ennesima gravissima gaffe del presidente degli Stati Uniti Donald Trump . Washington Post , ha donato 33 milioni di dollari a un fondo che offre borse di studio proprio ai dreamers . L'ambasciatore di Haiti , Paul Altidor , ha parlato di "aggressione" e fa sapere che il governo haitiano ha presentato una protesta formale. "Un cattivo affare, volevano che tagliassi il nastro-NO!". (more...)
Russia Rejects Trump's Remarks about JCPOA Russia Rejects Trump's Remarks about JCPOA
- January 14, 2018

Russia , which is also a signatory to the JCPOA , said on Saturday the U.S. would be making a grave mistake by pulling out of Iran's nuclear deal and underlined Moscow's determination to keep the landmark accord intact. Jewish Telegraphic Agency ( JTA ) notes that Iran's Central Bank was not included on the list of sanctions; had the bank been sanctioned it would have been a major blow to the Iranian regime. (more...)
The Heat: Iran Nuclear Deal and Macron's visit to China The Heat: Iran Nuclear Deal and Macron's visit to China
- January 14, 2018

US President Donald Trump said on Friday he will extend sanctions relief on Iran under the 2015 nuclear deal for the last time, threatening a US withdrawal from the landmark pact unless US Congress and European allies can fix the alleged "disastrous flaws". (more...)
Real Madrid offered €250M for Barcelona star Messi
- January 14, 2018

The report claims that the Argentine is fighting the corner of his fellow South American, claiming that the former Liverpool star still has plenty to offer - a fact backed up by the striker scoring six times in his last five La Liga outings. (more...)
Emergency Alert Services Sends Out False Missile Warning
- January 14, 2018

A second emergency alert was sent to phones in Hawaii 38 minutes after the initial message confirming the false alarm. Ige wrote on Twitter that a probe is already underway in the state, involving Hawaii's Department of Defense and the the island's Emergency Management Agency. (more...)
Hawaii's Missile Alert Was False, But The Threat Isn't Inconceivable
- January 14, 2018

Still, tensions declined recently after the North agreed to meet and hold talks with South Korea next week, the first such talks in more than two years. "It was a procedure that occurs at the change of shift where they go through to make sure that the system is working and an employee pushed the wrong button". (more...)
Donald Trump branded 'racist and xenophobic' by African countries he called 'shitholes' Donald Trump branded 'racist and xenophobic' by African countries he called 'shitholes'
- January 14, 2018

Trump's comments were also condemned by a group of African ambassadors to the United Nations , who demanded a retraction and apology for Trump's "outrageous, racist and xenophobic" comments , The Hill reported . Trump's remarks were "unkind, divisive, elitist and fly in the face of our nation's values", she said in a statement . "I use those words advisedly". (more...)
Rep. Darrell Issa will not seek re-election Rep. Darrell Issa will not seek re-election
- January 14, 2018

And more are coming. Of those 23 districts nationwide, four Republicans who hold them are retiring while a fifth - Arizona's Martha McSally - is expected to run for Senate. "Secretary Clinton won this district by a huge margin in 2016, and the cohort of strong Democratic challengers, unprecedented grassroots activism, and historic investment by the DCCC in Southern California means we are in a strong position to elect a Democrat to the 49th District this fall ". (more...)
Death toll from California mudslides climbs to 18
- January 14, 2018

A crew found the body of the 18th victim, Joseph Bleckel, 87, before noon in his home near Romero Canyon in the first death discovered since Wednesday. "Where do you go when you're a family of four and you don't have a second house?" "My dad used to cut his hair". Mark Montgomery, 54, was an orthopedic hand surgeon. (more...)
Colombian government suspends peace negotiations after attacks by country's last rebel group Colombian government suspends peace negotiations after attacks by country's last rebel group
- January 14, 2018

Guterres encouraged the parties to maintain a "deep dialogue" for the peace of the country, despite the possible "decrease in confidence" between both delegations following the suspension of talks and the expiration of the temporary ceasefire. (more...)
Millions of Medicaid recipients already work Millions of Medicaid recipients already work
- January 14, 2018

But Senate Health and Human Services Appropriations Chairwoman Anitere Flores, R-Miami, said the Senate has not discussed requiring those now enrolled in the program to work. Of Medicaid enrollees who didn't work in 2016, 36 percent were ill or disabled , 9 percent were retired, 30 percent were caretakers, 15 percent were going to school, 6 percent could not find work and 3 percent were in an other category, according to a December Kaiser Family Foundation report . (more...)

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