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Everyone Is Confused About The "Weatherboard Nine" After Barnaby Joyce Resigned

Australian Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce has announced his resignation amid a scandal over an extra-marital affair he had with one of his staffers. "I understand that you are frustrated that...

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Mark Cuban fined $600000 by league for tanking talk

Mark Cuban fined $600000 by league for tanking talk

Needless to say, the Mavericks have a problem. "It's heartbreaking", he said. "It came down to my final decision that I made". "I was shocked by some of the stuff". Cuban has hired a pair of invest...

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McArthur charged with sixth case of first-degree murder

McArthur charged with sixth case of first-degree murder

Three of the six sets of remains have now been identified using fingerprint analysis and dental records, Idsinga said , adding other confirmed victims are 49-year-old Andrew Kinsman and 50-year-old S...

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School security guard thwarts California student's shooting plot

School security guard thwarts California student's shooting plot

He had apparently been angry a teacher told him he could not wear headphones in the classroom, the guard said. The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department said they raced to prevent just such an inc...

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President Trump Talks Arming Teachers To Deal with Shootings

President Trump Talks Arming Teachers To Deal with Shootings

President Donald Trump's speech to survivors of the Parkland school shooting on Wednesday appeared to contradict an earlier claim he made on gun reform during his 2016 presidential campaign. Rep...

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Should 'bump stocks' be banned in the US?

Should 'bump stocks' be banned in the US?

Trump campaigned in 2016 on a commitment to protecting the Second Amendment. "We must do more to protect our children", Trump said during the announcement at the White House . She had introduced ...

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Red Cross seeks access to Syria's Ghouta, but fears worse to come

Red Cross seeks access to Syria's Ghouta, but fears worse to come

In what is termed as one of the heaviest bombardments in the seven years of Syrian civil war , more than 60 children have reportedly lost their lives, according to BBC . The medical personnel in E...

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Kushner fighting Kelly over losing his security clearance

Kushner fighting Kelly over losing his security clearance

Kushner also feels personally targeted by Kelly's memo, officials told the Times. Kushner has reportedly told other White House officials that he is hesitant to give up his access to the classified ...

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Columbus Student Arrested after Posting Threat on Snapchat

Columbus Student Arrested after Posting Threat on Snapchat

The posts were brought to the school's attention on Tuesday. "I once again urge parents to have a conversation with their children regarding the seriousness of threatening posts". Police arrested the ...

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Mueller charges lawyer with lying about interaction with Rick Gates

Mueller charges lawyer with lying about interaction with Rick Gates

Gates was charged alongside longtime associate Paul Manafort in October 2017, and is expected to plead guilty. Even though there were only two pages of information released on Tuesday morning, the d...

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Facebook will use postcards to fight U.S. election interference from foreign governments

Facebook will use postcards to fight U.S. election interference from foreign governments

President Donald Trump attacked the Federal Bureau of Investigation and lawmakers probing suspected Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S presidential election , drawing sharp criticism for saying an ex...

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Do not test our resolve, Israel warns Iran

Do not test our resolve, Israel warns Iran

Again referring to Zarif, who is expected to speak later in Munich , Netanyahu said: "No doubt Mr. Zarif will brazenly deny Iran's involvement in Syria ". He has also dismissed the accusations as a ...

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PM consulted wife on sex ban

PM consulted wife on sex ban

The nation's two most senior lawmakers talked for more than an hour in Sydney yesterday and agreed they need to work better together in the future. "I know there was great excitement in the media th...

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Russian church shooting leaves 4 dead

Russian church shooting leaves 4 dead

Four people were killed outside the church and one died later at the hospital. Five others, including a police officer and a national guardsman, were injured, Russian officials said. "He is a local ...

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'Ice Prince' grabs back-to-back figure skating titles

'Ice Prince' grabs back-to-back figure skating titles

The 18-year-old needed to wow the judges to rekindle any hopes of a medal, after turning in an uncharacteristically raw short program the day before that left him far down the leaderboard, with 82.27 ...

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Ethiopia Faces Watershed Moment After Prime Minister Resigns

Ethiopia Faces Watershed Moment After Prime Minister Resigns

The announcement came just after the government released hundreds of political prisoners, including some of the most prominent opposition members in the country, sparking massive celebrations in the c...

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Champions League: Sadio Mane returns to form for Liverpool with hat-trick

Champions League: Sadio Mane returns to form for Liverpool with hat-trick

The visitors' relentless pressure meant another goal was nearly inevitable, and it arrived when Milner picked out Firmino from a posse of unmarked Liverpool shirts in the centre to slot home his sev...

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VA Secretary Says He'll Reimburse US for Disputed European Travel Costs

VA Secretary Says He'll Reimburse US for Disputed European Travel Costs

The scathing report by the US inspector general found Shulkin's chief of staff doctored an email to convince an ethics lawyer to approve a $4,300 ticket to fly Shulkin's wife overseas. Others ...

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Stormont power-sharing talks collapse over Irish language act

Stormont power-sharing talks collapse over Irish language act

The DUP agreed to prop up Theresa May's United Kingdom government after the Conservative party failed to win a majority in last year's general election. "We have to get back to working together, w...

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Celebrating Chinese New Year on Guam

Celebrating Chinese New Year on Guam

Mandarin oranges symbolise gold and wealth, and if you are one of those lucky enough to receive a mandarin orange from the lion , it is believed that you will be blessed with prosperity in the New...

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Israel Prime Minister Netanyahu faces corruption charges

Israel Prime Minister Netanyahu faces corruption charges

The remainder, 26 percent, said they did not know whom to believe. "Upon conclusion of the investigation Case 2000, [Israel] Police have concluded that there is sufficient evidence against the PM in...

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Iraq seeks $100 billion from donors for post-ISIL reconstruction

Iraq seeks $100 billion from donors for post-ISIL reconstruction

As a three-day worldwide reconstruction conference got underway in Kuwait , officials were seeking pledges from donors and investors to restore Iraq s devastated homes, schools, hospitals and econo...

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People break social and cultural taboos to attend Asma Jahangir's funeral

People break social and cultural taboos to attend Asma Jahangir's funeral

Zohra Yousuf, a former chairwoman of the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan , said she lost a "great friend and great warrior of human rights". She was also elected as the President of the Suprem...

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Brooklyn judge blocks Trump admin from ending DACA

Brooklyn judge blocks Trump admin from ending DACA

The key to the state AG case is that the Trump administration's attempts to end DACA are procedurally flawed. In agreeing to the injunction , he noted that the issue was the way it appears to have be...

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Passenger plane crashes near Moscow with 71 aboard

Passenger plane crashes near Moscow with 71 aboard

Images which have emerged on Russian media show what appears to be debris from the plane in the snow. Shabby equipment and poor supervision had plagued Russian civil aviation for years after the 1...

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Chicharito Can't Stop Scoring Right Now For West Ham

Chicharito Can't Stop Scoring Right Now For West Ham

The Hammers took the lead through Javier Hernandez in the first half, when the Mexico global headed a cross from Michail Antonio . Moyes and Evra worked together at Manchester United before the ...

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Nancy Pelosi Sets Record For Longest Continuous Speech In House History

Nancy Pelosi Sets Record For Longest Continuous Speech In House History

The agreement would give the Pentagon an $80 billion increase for the current budget year for core defense programs, a 14 percent increase over current limits and $26 billion more than Trump's budge...

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FED CUP - Venus Williams sends United States of America to the semifinals

FED CUP - Venus Williams sends United States of America to the semifinals

Venus Williams used her 1,000th career singles match to get the United States off to a strong start in its Fed Cup title defense. Williams and Vandeweghe won their singles matches Saturday to giv...

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Three weather warnings in place as bad weather hits country

Three weather warnings in place as bad weather hits country

A status yellow warning, issued by Met Éireann , says strong winds with gusts up to 110 kph are possible from 3pm this Saturday. Frost and icy patches will develop also in sheltered areas by morning....

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Police officer in Trudeau motorcade seriously injured in crash in California

Police officer in Trudeau motorcade seriously injured in crash in California

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said his government intends to press ahead with a review of a deal to sell 16 military helicopters to the Philippines, even as the country's president vowed to scrap the ...

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Pastor, Churchgoers Stabbed During Service

Pastor, Churchgoers Stabbed During Service

A band member was then stabbed in the neck, and two other people were punctured in the hands and arms as they tried to tackle the suspect. Both the pastor and the band member are in the hospital, wher...

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Turkey bombs US-backed militants in northern Syria

Turkey bombs US-backed militants in northern Syria

The airstrikes destroyed 19 targets including ammunition depots, shelters and gun positions, the armed forces said in a statement without specifying when the raids were conducted. Turkish forces were ...

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Former President Bush says Russian Federation interfered with vote in the US

Former President Bush says Russian Federation interfered with vote in the US

Bush's comments publicly and directly run contrary to those of fellow Republican and President Donald Trump , who has repeatedly disputed claims that the Kremlin interfered in the election to his ad...

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Canada sells 16 helicopters to Philippines after drug war row

Canada sells 16 helicopters to Philippines after drug war row

Last year, Duterte earlier promised that he would purchase 23 armed helicopters to help them fight terrorists and other enemies of the state. Duterte said that he can not guarantee that the helicopt...

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Supreme Court to start final hearings in Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri case today

Supreme Court to start final hearings in Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri case today

To another lawyer, who was representing 32 activists and wanted to implead in the matter since they were "very concerned about the outcome of the case", the bench said "applications for impleadment an...

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