• Republicans propose amendment to limit Supreme Court to 9 justices
Republicans propose amendment to limit Supreme Court to 9 justices

Preap remains in the USA after successfully challenging his deportation case. Justice Stephen G. Breyer wrote for the court's dissenting liberals and underlined his disagreement by reading part of his opinion from the bench. The ruling that federal immigration authorities can detain immigrants awaiting deportation anytime after they have been rel...

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  • Trump forges bond with Brazil's Bolsonaro in White House visit
Trump forges bond with Brazil's Bolsonaro in White House visit

Bolsonaro , a former army captain who styled his 2018 campaign on Trump's 2016 run , has declared himself an unabashed admirer of the United States president and his politics and the American way of life. The meeting between the leaders also marked many firsts in the relations of both countries. "He was unabashedly, particularly in Brazil, pro A...

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  • Dead whales found with 88 lbs. of plastic in stomach
Dead whales found with 88 lbs. of plastic in stomach

The Philippines is the third-largest source of discarded plastic that ends up in the ocean, just behind two other Asian nations, China and Indonesia, according to a 2015 report released by Ocean Conservancy and the McKinsey Center for Business and Environment.

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  • Meghan McCain Rips Trump's
Meghan McCain Rips Trump's "Pathetic" Tweets About Her Father on 'The View'

On " The View " Monday, Meghan McCain said Trump "spends his weekend obsessing over great men" because "he will never be a great man". McCain went on to say that when her father was alive, they spent their days "really celebrating life", but Trump doesn't seem to want to do that.

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  • Funerals for Ethiopia crash victims but little to bury
Funerals for Ethiopia crash victims but little to bury

Boeing Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg sought to allay some fears, saying the company was finishing a software update and pilot training revision "that will address the MCAS flight control law's behaviour in response to erroneous sensor inputs".

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  • New Zealand will tighten gun control laws after Christchurch terror attack
New Zealand will tighten gun control laws after Christchurch terror attack

He yelled at the congregation of more than 80 people to get down but Aziz did not hesitate to go out and confront the gunman, said Alabi. Alabi told the press he quickly realized that they were in a life-threatening situation when a man walked in dressed in black combat gear and holding a gun.

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  • Jacinda Ardern refuses to speak gunman's name
Jacinda Ardern refuses to speak gunman's name

There's no restriction on the number of guns or quantity of ammunition a licensed gun owner can have and pest control is legally considered a reason to own a military-style semi-automatic weapon. Elsehwhere in Christchurch , a biker gang paid honor to the victims by performing a rendition of the haka. Mustafa Farooq, president of the Federation ...

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  • Christchurch shooting: Sajid Javid slams Australian Senator Fraser Anning over comments
Christchurch shooting: Sajid Javid slams Australian Senator Fraser Anning over comments

The controversial senator was under fire Friday for his comments in response to the deadly attack in Christchurch, New Zealand , that killed 49 people. Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews today slammed Senator Anning for his "ignorant" views, following his widely condemned statements about Friday's deadly attack.

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  • Flood warning to expire at 10:15 am Thursday
Flood warning to expire at 10:15 am Thursday

Following an aerial tour of northwest Missouri , Parson said Friday that Missourians in the area should be prepared for a "dramatic rise" in the river in the coming days. The resulting flooding was particularly intense because the heavy rain fell on snow that had not melted yet, said Brian Barjenbruch, the science and operations officer for the we...

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  • Texas Democrat Beto O’Rourke announces 2020 presidential run
Texas Democrat Beto O’Rourke announces 2020 presidential run

Elizabeth Warren , Sen. Cory Booker , Sen. "He's not going to get the money he got when he ran for Senate". O'Rourke made his first campaign stop in Keokuk, Iowa, to answer questions from some of the state's more rural population. O'Rourke is the 15th Democrat in the field and the second from Texas , and his opponents took notice. Bernie San...

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  • Christchurch Test cancelled after shooting at mosque
Christchurch Test cancelled after shooting at mosque

The national Bangladesh team have been in New Zealand , taking part in a three test match series. "On behalf of NZC - heartfelt condolences to those affected". "They were on the bus, which was just pulling up to the mosque when the shooting begun", Villavarayen told Reuters via Twitter. "We could see blood-stained people stagger out of the...

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  • Christchurch mosque victim greeted terrorist gunman in New Zealand with kindness
Christchurch mosque victim greeted terrorist gunman in New Zealand with kindness

Police stand outside a mosque in central Christchurch, New Zealand , Friday, March 15, 2019 . While platforms including Twitter and YouTube said they moved fast to remove the content, users reported it was still widely available hours after being first uploaded to the alleged shooter's Facebook account.

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  • Borough MP resigns junior shadow minister role over Brexit second referendum vote
Borough MP resigns junior shadow minister role over Brexit second referendum vote

If MPs refuse to accept the deal on the table, or if the European Union grant a longer extension, then the Prime Minister can negotiate an entirely new deal. "As a delay was passed by Parliament, I want to see deal agreed ASAP so we can minimize to short, technical, extension". The DUP's Westminster leader, Nigel Dodds, said discussions were ...

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  • Building Collapse In Lagos, Nigeria, Leaves Dozens Of Children Trapped
Building Collapse In Lagos, Nigeria, Leaves Dozens Of Children Trapped

She said the site had been marked for demolition but developers repainted it and rented out the space. The party called on relevant regulatory authorities across the country to do all necessary to prevent a reoccurrence of such incident. Thirty-seven persons, mostly pupils, were rescued, according to figures released by Ibrahim Farinloye, the spo...

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  • Two rockets fired from Gaza at Tel Aviv area: army
Two rockets fired from Gaza at Tel Aviv area: army

In a statement, it said its rocket sirens were activated in communities near the Gaza Strip border on Friday soon after it carried out strikes on Hamas targets in the territory. Harsh sirens rang out across the streets as citizens were warned of the first missile attacks since 2014. He said officials were still trying to determine who had fired t...

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  • Beto O'Rourke tells Texas TV station he's running for president
Beto O'Rourke tells Texas TV station he's running for president

But O'Rourke's momentum seemed to be revived in a big way last month amid the debate over building a wall along the Mexican border - right along his hometown of El Paso. O'Rourke didn't just focus his campaigning on urban and suburban areas typically rich with Democratic voters - he traveled to all 254 Texas counties, committing to visit even the...

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  • Francesco Cali, reputed boss of New York’s Gambino crime family, shot dead
Francesco Cali, reputed boss of New York’s Gambino crime family, shot dead

The Gambino family was once among the most powerful criminal organizations in the US, but federal prosecutions in the 1980s and 1990s sent Gotti and other top leaders to prison, diminishing its reach. "Cali is seen as a man of influence and power by organised crime members in Italy", US assistant attorney Joey Lipton told the court, the New Yo...

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  • President Trump has a theory about those Melania body-double rumors
President Trump has a theory about those Melania body-double rumors

After panelists on Monday's episode of the daytime talk show " The View " questioned and joked about whether multiple photos actually show a stand-in alongside President Trump , Melania's rep, Stephanie Grisham, slammed the segment. Hosts of the ABC program debated whether an impostor had traveled with Trump. "The tornadoes were frightful, but she...

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  • Mika Brzezinski Flags 'Fantastic' Pelosi Line That Will Drive Trump Nuts
Mika Brzezinski Flags 'Fantastic' Pelosi Line That Will Drive Trump Nuts

It's no secret that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and her leadership team have been trying to tamp down enthusiasm in their Caucus for initiating impeachment proceedings against President Trump. Yes, Donald Trump has done things that would constitute grounds for impeachment, but unfortunately there's more to it than that. "No, I don't think ...

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  • Ethiopian Airlines crash: 8 Americans among 157 killed
Ethiopian Airlines crash: 8 Americans among 157 killed

It was the second crash involving the 737 Max 8 model in less than five months, after the Lion Air crash off Indonesia in which 189 people died in October. But much more about Sunday's crash remains unclear - including crucial questions over what caused the jet to go down. Its shares fell 6.1 per cent on Tuesday, bringing losses to 11.15 per cent...

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  • What today links Gmail, Google Drive, YouTube, Facebook, Instagram
What today links Gmail, Google Drive, YouTube, Facebook, Instagram

A report from IsitDownrRghtNow.com , a web traffic monitoring site, is reporting that the social media giant is "DOWN for everyone". Users were reporting the issues on Twitter and the reports were also appearing on the website Down Detector .

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  • Australian Cardinal George Pell gets 6 years for sexually abusing choirboys
Australian Cardinal George Pell gets 6 years for sexually abusing choirboys

County Court of Victoria Chief Judge Peter Kidd begins sentencing the "otherwise blameless" George Pell for five sexual abuse offences against two choirboys in the 1990s . State and federal inquiries would later find it to be one of the Catholic dioceses worst-affected by cases of abuse, though none of the complaints against Pell stem from his...

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  • United Kingdom strips 2 more IS brides' citizenship
United Kingdom strips 2 more IS brides' citizenship

Ms Begum, who fled London to join the terror group aged 15, had earlier begged to return to the United Kingdom with her boy, but Mr Javid revoked her passport amid fierce public debate. Javid's decision to strip the teenager of her British citizenship triggered a ferocious debate over whether she should be allowed to return and raised questions...

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  • Woman mauled by jaguar while taking a selfie apologizes to zoo
Woman mauled by jaguar while taking a selfie apologizes to zoo

She was treated at the scene before being taken to a hospital with "stable, non-life-threatening injuries", Gilleland said . The woman, whose identity has not been released, also made an apparent effort to remove blame from the animal, saying she was not "attacked".

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  • Meghalaya to vote on April 11, results on May 23
Meghalaya to vote on April 11, results on May 23

Mir said it was a golden chance for the Centre to hold assembly elections to give an elected government to the people, as all political parties favoured simultaneously elections in the state. Since the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly has been dissolved, the EC is bound to hold fresh polls there as well within a six-month period, which will end in May.

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