• Ex-Dolphins OL Jonathan Martin arrested after disturbing Instagram story
Ex-Dolphins OL Jonathan Martin arrested after disturbing Instagram story

Martin was taken into custody on Friday afternoon. It is unknown at this point if he has been charged with any crime. A patrol vehicle is seen at Harvard-Westlake's Studio City campus after classes were canceled on February 23, 2018 . Shortly thereafter, Martin's former high school, Harvard-Westlake High School in Los Angeles, was shut down aft...

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  • NRA's Wayne LaPierre hits Dems, warns of socialism
NRA's Wayne LaPierre hits Dems, warns of socialism

He says he supports armed security guards in schools , creating a computerized universal mental health registry of those judged to be incompetent and Project Exile, which mandates severe sentences for all gun crimes, especially illegal possession.

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  • Saudi Arabia To Spend Billions On Western-Style Entertainment
Saudi Arabia To Spend Billions On Western-Style Entertainment

The General Entertainment Authority chief Ahmad Bin Aqeel Al-Khatib was reported by AFP news telling reporters that the Kingdom is embarking on an ambitious plan and is willing to spend astronomical sums to bring the country's entertainment sector into the 21st Century.

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  • Watch American Jamie Anderson soar to win silver in snowboard big air
Watch American Jamie Anderson soar to win silver in snowboard big air

Gasser, the reigning world champion in big air, was the final competitor to jump in the event, and she delivered a flawless final run to elevate herself to first. Gasser improved with her second attempt, scoring 89.00 to Anderson's 87.25, while Sadowski Synnott posted 92.00 to move up into bronze-medal position.

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  • United States men qualify for Olympic curling semifinals; American women fall short
United States men qualify for Olympic curling semifinals; American women fall short

It was a dominant run for Shuster's team, and the US defeated Canada again on Thursday to advance to the gold medal game. Canada has won the past three Olympic gold medals in men's curling. Download the Team USA app today. He would be John Shuster , and he has dispensed enough Olympic lemons to suffer pillory from Vancouver to Sochi and back...

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  • Safeway chain buying Camp Hill-based Rite Aid, doubling down on pharmacy
Safeway chain buying Camp Hill-based Rite Aid, doubling down on pharmacy

Following the merger, which must first be approved by regulators, Albertsons and Rite Aid will have approximately 4,900 locations and 4,350 pharmacy counters, as well as 320 clinics across 38 states and Washington, D.C. Depending on whether Rite Aid shareholders choose to be paid in cash and Albertsons stock or only stock, the deal values...

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  • Kurds demand UNSC to pressure Turkey for Afrin actions
Kurds demand UNSC to pressure Turkey for Afrin actions

The report added that the popular forces have been deployed to specific areas where the violence is occurring to help locals defend their villages and homes against the Turkish aggression. Vehicles evacuating following Turkish artillery bombardment near the Afrin crossing in the northern Syrian region, after Syrian pro-government forces entered t...

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  • Boko Haram: Army Claims Rescue of Yobe Schoolgirls
Boko Haram: Army Claims Rescue of Yobe Schoolgirls

Some went as far as 30km away from the school. Reports also emerged that the insurgents seized scores of girls at the school, although official confirmation of this had been hard. Over 100 of the girls have been retrieved from the insurgents, following negotiations, with the Red Cross and Swiss government offering some assistance.

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  • Dallas Official Urges NRA to Move Convention to Another City
Dallas Official Urges NRA to Move Convention to Another City

Caraway on Monday also mentioned the ambush murder of five Dallas police officers in July 2016 and invoked the 1963 John F. Kennedy assassination in Dallas, according to Fox 4 News . "Assault rifles and weapons should be for our military and police". "If you are ever confronted with a gun of any kind, the AR-15 or just a gun, that is something...

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  • People petition for Parkland shooting victim to be buried with military honor
People petition for Parkland shooting victim to be buried with military honor

Peter Wang was shot multiple times and killed while holding the door to his study hall open, allowing dozens of his classmates to escape. Family members of the cadets, Alaina Petty , Martin Duque and Peter Wang , will receive the medals, which are awarded only to cadets whose achievements "involved the acceptance of danger and extraordinar...

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  • Thomas Calls Second Amendment High Court's 'Constitutional Orphan'
Thomas Calls Second Amendment High Court's 'Constitutional Orphan'

Lower courts, meanwhile, have developed elaborate rules governing which sorts of gun laws should receive especially skeptical review by judges, and when courts should be more deferential to lawmakers. The Supreme Court has not taken up a major firearms case since issuing important gun rulings in 2008 and 2010 that established an individual right ...

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  • Black Panther breaks records to top United Kingdom box office
Black Panther breaks records to top United Kingdom box office

The massive success of movies like " Black Panther " and " Wonder Woman " proves that movies starring people of color and women work at the box office. You brought the wealth of all your knowledge, wisdom and physicality to T'Challa. Nyong'o's powerful words come after the film earned north of $400 million globally over President's Day weekend, $...

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  • Russian Federation urges United States of America not to play with fire in Syria
Russian Federation urges United States of America not to play with fire in Syria

The Russian Defense Ministry said in a statement earlier this month that a pro-Syrian government militia unit conducted a reconnaissance and search operation on February 7 in the vicinity of an oil refinery in the province of Deir al-Zour to identify and destroy a bandit group responsible for shelling government troop positions, and came under fire...

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  • Trump India 'Dinner And Chat' Property Offer Criticised
Trump India 'Dinner And Chat' Property Offer Criticised

Donald Trump Jr. for a conversation and dinner". Donald Trump Jr.'s schedule while in India includes a dinner to mark the launch of the Trump Towers development in Kolkata and another with buyers of apartments in the Trump Towers in Gurgaon , outside New Delhi .

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  • Oxfam and Save the Children bosses face grilling from MPs
Oxfam and Save the Children bosses face grilling from MPs

He was being questioned by lawmakers over sexual exploitation in the aid sector following the scandal over the alleged use of prostitutes in Haiti in 2011 in the aftermath of the island's natural disaster. A woman who worked alongside Van Hauwermeiren in Liberia said she made a complaint about him in 2004 - many years before the Haiti scandal. "I h...

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  • Robert Mueller charges lawyer with lying in Russian Federation election meddling probe
Robert Mueller charges lawyer with lying in Russian Federation election meddling probe

According to the document , van der Zwaan is accused of making false statements about his last communication with Gates, which the document says took place in mid-August 2016 and consisted of an "innocuous text message". Tymoshenko is a former Ukrainian prime minister who was tried and jailed for fraud in proceedings European governments labeled p...

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  • No more doubt about Russian meddling in election
No more doubt about Russian meddling in election

When the Washington Post reported in December 2016 that the Central Intelligence Agency had concluded that the Russians wanted to boost Trump's chances, Trump rejected it. "He's authorized the sale of offensive weapons in Ukraine, again, against Russian objection". My respect for USA traditions and values, unlike Prigozhin's, is real, and it'...

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  • Imran's third wedding news confirmed, Pictures released
Imran's third wedding news confirmed, Pictures released

The political secretary of the PTI chief, Awn Chaudry has attended the ceremony, earlier, he outrightly denied and also dismissed the notion that the Nikkah took place. Bushra Maneka is in her 40s, and belongs to the Wattoo clan, of which the Manekas are a sub-clan. She studied in Lahore and went on to become a spiritual teacher.

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  • Trump to meet with Florida high school students
Trump to meet with Florida high school students

Emma's speech caused a firestorm at the rally and on social media, many calling her a hero and a new leader in the fight against gun violence. On Friday, Special Counsel Robert Mueller charged 13 Russians and three Russian companies with conspiracy to tamper in the 2016 US election.

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  • Latvian central bank governor arrested by anti-corruption officers
Latvian central bank governor arrested by anti-corruption officers

With Latvia's central bank governor continuing to be held by KNAB anti-corruption officers, we thought we would give you (and the other English-language newswires now lifting information from LSM) the opportunity to read the first-hand statements from the officials and bodies concerned.

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  • 'Do not test Israel', Netanyahu tells Iran, brandishing drone 'piece'
'Do not test Israel', Netanyahu tells Iran, brandishing drone 'piece'

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif , who took the stage after Netanyahu, said the characterization of Iran's role in the region was "hysteria". Netanyahu said that while a US-led coalition against Islamic State in Iraq and Syria was regaining territory from militants, Iran was stepping in.

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  • Australian PM's comments on sex scandal inept: Deputy
Australian PM's comments on sex scandal inept: Deputy

In a bid to resolve the crisis, the two leaders met for an hour on Saturday for a "frank discussion" and agreed they needed to work closely together. The Prime Minister also announced on Thursday that Finance Minister Mathias Cormann will be the Acting Prime Minister during his visit to the USA and urged Joyce to take a few days off to reflect on...

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  • Four killed, four wounded by unidentified shooter in Dagestan's Kizlyar
Four killed, four wounded by unidentified shooter in Dagestan's Kizlyar

The attacker was killed by the police and National Guard officers, the Interior Ministry said. The gunman was shot and killed, according to local reports . A shooting in Russia's southern republic of Dagestan has left 5 women dead and at least 4 people wounded. Kizlyar lies in in the North Caucasus region on the border with Chechnya .

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  • Led forces 'killed, hurt 300 Russians' in Syria
Led forces 'killed, hurt 300 Russians' in Syria

The timing of the casualties coincided with a battle on February 7 near the Syrian city of Deir al-Zor where, according to United States officials and associates of the fighters involved, US-led coalition forces attacked forces aligned with Moscow's ally, Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.

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  • Chen flops as teammates soar in men's Olympic short program
Chen flops as teammates soar in men's Olympic short program

But after his two disastrous short programs, in which he made mistakes on nearly all of his jumps and scored in the low 80s - about 20 points lower than expected - Chen decided he was going to show he truly was the "Quad King". American Nathan Chen surged from a fiasco of a short program , when he was 17th, by winning the free skate to wind up fif...

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  • Iran-India historical ties beyond diplomatic cooperation: President Rouhani
Iran-India historical ties beyond diplomatic cooperation: President Rouhani

The pacts were signed after "substantive" talks between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and visiting Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in New Delhi . Iran calls for expansion of relations in various commercial, economic, academic and technological know-how between the two countries; he said and underlined the importance of transit of goods as well...

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  • Pakistan court sentences child killer, rapist to death
Pakistan court sentences child killer, rapist to death

Imran Ali, 24, was on trial for the killing of 6-year-old Zainab Fatima Ameen in the eastern city of Kasur last month. He's also facing charges in the cases of at least seven other children attacked, five of whom he murdered. "When he was read the charges, we asked the court to let Imran Ali deliberate the matter for 40 minutes", the prosecutor sai...

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  • Russians among the casualties in deadly Syria strikes by US-led forces
Russians among the casualties in deadly Syria strikes by US-led forces

An American drone destroyed a Russian-made T-72 battle tank operating in eastern Syria on Saturday, according to the USA military's command unit responsible for forces in the Middle East - which added the strike was in "self defense".

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  • India on track to reduce emissions: Modi
India on track to reduce emissions: Modi

Addressing over 200 delegates at the World Sustainable Development Summit, the prime minister said respect for nature was part of the country's culture. Self confidence comes by challenging ourselves and working hard. "I think if the PM thinks we should not take so much stress, that's a great thing". "Everyone throughout the day does something whic...

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  • Police arrest poster of
Police arrest poster of "Round 2 of Florida tomorrow" post

The sheriff's office said while investigating they discovered a New York Post article detailing that a juvenile in Spartanburg County, South Carolina was arrested for sending the threat. The student has not been named but is a freshman at Broome, reported WSPA . "A child may think it's a sick joke, but we take everything very seriously", said Sh...

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  • German newspaper says reporter detained in Turkey freed
German newspaper says reporter detained in Turkey freed

A German reporter detained in Turkey for more than a year was released from jail pending trial, even as six other journalists and newspaper employees were sentenced Friday to life imprisonment by a Turkish court. She cautiously welcomed news of Mr Yucel's release, saying during a news conference in Berlin: "I'm pleased just as many, many othe...

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  • Morocco king congratulates South Africa's new president
Morocco king congratulates South Africa's new president

But while you wait, why not binge on the news that got us to this point? Buhari added that he " looks forward to working with the new President of South Africa to enhance cooperation of the Governments of Africa's two leading economies ".

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  • What Minnesota schools are telling parents after Florida school shooting
What Minnesota schools are telling parents after Florida school shooting

Action is the language of truth, the prayers of the Saints'. An estimated 8,000 people gathered to remember the victims at the Thursday night vigil. The killing of 17 students and staff members at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, could give new momentum to such laws.

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  • Washington State: Woman Turns in Grandson for Alleged School Shooting Plot
Washington State: Woman Turns in Grandson for Alleged School Shooting Plot

Police arrested Joshua Alexander O'Connor from ACES High School after his plans to carry out a mass shooting was discovered by his grandmother , who read about it in his journal . My aim has gotten much more accurate ... In another entry, it is reported that O'Connor wrote, "I need to make this count, I've been reviewing many mass s...

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  • Israelis believe police over Netanyahu: polls
Israelis believe police over Netanyahu: polls

Habayit Hayehudi Chairman Naftali Bennett immediately criticized the prime minister for not "living up to the standards that Israelis expect", but stressed that Netanyahu is "presumed innocent until proven guilty". Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin, Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman , and IDF Chief of Staff Gadi Eizenkot attend a security counsel m...

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  • Russian plane crash kills all 71 on board
Russian plane crash kills all 71 on board

The site of the crash was enveloped in heavy snow that was waist-high in places, making it hard to access, with emergency workers forced to reach the wreckage by foot and use snowmobiles. The captain had more than 5,000 hours of flying time, 2,800 of them in an An-148, the airline said. "It's not clear at this stage whether weather was factor in ...

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  • Russia May Block Youtube And Instagram
Russia May Block Youtube And Instagram

Sergei Prikhodko has not denied the authenticity of the video/photo/audio materials or any of Rybka's claims regarding his appearance and behavior on Deripaska's yacht. "An oligarch takes a top government official on a ride on his own yacht - that's a bribe", Navalny says in the video. To limit access to services have been given until Wednesday n...

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  • Kildee: Trump's call to gut Great Lakes funding
Kildee: Trump's call to gut Great Lakes funding "reckless"

For a second consecutive year, President Donald Trump is trying to drastically reduce or eliminate federal support of cleanups for iconic USA waterways including the Great Lakes and Chesapeake Bay . U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow, a Democrat from MI, released a statement immediately following Trump's announcement, saying. Debbie Stabenow, Mi...

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  • Amit Shah addresses two rallies in two different constituencies in Tripura district
Amit Shah addresses two rallies in two different constituencies in Tripura district

It also said that free smartphone would be given to the youth and 7th commission salary to state government employees. Criticising the opposition Congress, Shah said that the party was trying to divide the anti-Left votes in the state for favouring CPI-M, but that would not work.

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  • Washington not to contribute funds to Iraq's reconstruction
Washington not to contribute funds to Iraq's reconstruction

Qusai Abdelfattah, director general at the planning ministry, said Dollars 22 billion of those funds were needed immediately and the rest for the medium term. Participants attend a presentation during the Kuwait International Conference for Reconstruction of Iraq on February 12, 2018, in Kuwait City. The United Nations estimates 40,000 homes ...

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  • Funeral prayers of Asma Jahangir offered
Funeral prayers of Asma Jahangir offered

A national of Pakistan , Ms Jahangir, was recognised both nationally and internationally for her contribution to human rights and was the recipient of major human rights awards. She actively participated in a movement for restoration of political and fundamental rights during the military regime of Zia-ul-Haq for which she was put under house arre...

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  • 2nd federal judge orders Trump administration to accept DACA renewals
2nd federal judge orders Trump administration to accept DACA renewals

The administration gave Dreamers until October 5th to reapply for their permits. Ahead of his ruling Tuesday, Garaufis acknowledged it would be best if elected officials - rather than judges - settled on a solution for DACA . "Today's ruling reflects. the illegality of the Trump administration's move to rescind DACA". The US department of just...

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  • NY bomber Ahmad Khan Rahimi sentenced to life in prison
NY bomber Ahmad Khan Rahimi sentenced to life in prison

A NY judge handed down multiple life sentences to an Islamic State terrorist Tuesday for carrying out multiple bombings across the state in 2016. Rahimi, an Afghan-born man living in New Jersey, was convicted of eight charges in October including using a weapon of mass destruction and bombing a public place, one of which carried a maximum l...

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  • Syria: Israel Will Face 'More Surprises' If They Attack Again
Syria: Israel Will Face 'More Surprises' If They Attack Again

Syrian anti-aircraft missiles managed to shoot down the Israeli F-16 over the weekend just after an Israeli Apache blasted down an Iranian drone . The recent violence has left hundreds dead and wounded amid relentless airstrikes that have transformed the besieged area into a death trap. In Eastern Ghouta, almost 400,000 residents are trapped ...

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  • Even Omarosa, a Minister, Thinks Mike Pence is a Crazy Christian
Even Omarosa, a Minister, Thinks Mike Pence is a Crazy Christian

But if that involves trashing the administration she just got fired from, have at it. She also warned about the "crackdowns" happening for illegal immigrants under the Trump administration . Omarosa is focusing on winning this battle, she is going to lay low, win the POV and find a new alliance. " He's extreme ", Maingault said. Another figur...

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  • Trump proposes to phase out food stamps
Trump proposes to phase out food stamps

President Donald Trump's administration is proposing major changes and major cuts to the federal food stamp program. The motion would affect those who receive at least $90 a month in SNAP- which includes the vast majority of recipients, as half of their benefits would be received in the form of a " USDA Foods package ".

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  • Egypt military says it killed 16 jihadists in Sinai
Egypt military says it killed 16 jihadists in Sinai

A military spokesman said the operation would cover large parts of Sinai, but also parts of the Nile delta and the Western Desert, where other militants have waged attacks, some believed to be staged out of neighbouring Libya. Members of the armed forces are barred by law from expressing political opinions in Egypt. Konsowa said he had submitted hi...

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  • ANC to hold special meeting as pressure mounts on Zuma
ANC to hold special meeting as pressure mounts on Zuma

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa confirmed that he was in talks with Zuma about his future as the president of the country. The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) will this year launch a set of commemorative South African banknotes in honour of what would have been Nelson Mandela's centenary.

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  • Another Government Shutdown - But This One May Be Short
Another Government Shutdown - But This One May Be Short

House conservatives balked at the measure for increasing the deficit in conjunction to increasing the debt limit, arguing it's fiscally irresponsible. People in both chambers prattled on to TV news political pundits about support for the far-reaching budget deal Paul was holding hostage on the Senate floor.

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  • His West Wing rattled, Trump casts doubt on aide's exit
His West Wing rattled, Trump casts doubt on aide's exit

On Saturday morning, Trump came out for Porter's side again, tweeting about the danger of false allegations . But Mr Trump did not refer to Mr Porter's accusers. The White House counselor also defended Trump following criticism over his response to the Porter allegations, saying the president is "sympathetic towards women and men who are v...

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