• Pakistan warns India against any misadventure
Pakistan warns India against any misadventure

Pakistan has "reliable intelligence" that India will attack again this month, Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi said on Sunday, as tension over a February standoff between the two countries had appeared to ease. India said it, too, had shot down a Pakistani aircraft and the air force displayed pieces of a missile that it said had been fired by ...

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  • United States media report says all of Pakistans F-16s intact; IAF rebuts
United States media report says all of Pakistans F-16s intact; IAF rebuts

The Air Force said it had intercepted a "large force" of Pakistani aircraft and during the ensuing aerial engagement, one of its MiG-21 Bisons had shot down an F-16 in Nowshera, Jammu and Kashmir . But that, by itself, does not offer any clues on whether Abhinandan Varthaman had shot down a Pakistan Air Force F-16 , as has been repeatedly clai...

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  • Trump unconcerned about Chinese woman’s arrest
Trump unconcerned about Chinese woman’s arrest

For the last several years, she had promoted events at Mar-a-Lago in an effort to provide Chinese business executives with access to the club and a chance to mingle with Trump, his family and advisers, the Herald reports. "I think, probably, we will see what happens, where she is from, who she is", President Trump told reporters. In a letter on...

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  • Ethiopia releases preliminary report into Boeing 737 MAX crash
Ethiopia releases preliminary report into Boeing 737 MAX crash

Boeing issued the following statement regarding the release today of the preliminary investigation report of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 by the Ethiopian Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) on the Boeing Max crash. "We remain confident in the fundamental safety of the 737 MAX", CEO Dennis Muilenburg said in a statement . Air travelers ...

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  • Boeing Takes Full Responsibility For Two Plane Crashes That Killed 360 People
Boeing Takes Full Responsibility For Two Plane Crashes That Killed 360 People

The FAA is responsible for regulating aviation in the USA and operating the nation's air traffic control system. It also noted that the accident is still being investigated. Boeing is working on a software upgrade for the maneuvering system MCAS, as well as training courses for 737 MAX pilots. The Chicago-based planemaker blamed the accident on...

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  • Rep. Woodall: Dems Trying to 'Weaponize' Tax Code Against Trump
Rep. Woodall: Dems Trying to 'Weaponize' Tax Code Against Trump

Andy Grewal , a tax policy scholar, told Law&Crime he was skeptical that Neal needs Trump's tax returns to accomplish his expressed goal. "The idea they would be turned over and arbitrarily released without review and consideration wouldn't happen", Neal said.

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  • Lara Trump: Timing of Joe Biden accusations seems 'very convenient'
Lara Trump: Timing of Joe Biden accusations seems 'very convenient'

I'm not sorry for anything I've ever done", he told reporters in Washington . President Donald Trump and Joe Biden both treated questions about the former vice president's conduct around women as a joking matter in separate remarks Friday.

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  • Jamal Khashoggi: Saudis paid Khashoggi's children, claims report
Jamal Khashoggi: Saudis paid Khashoggi's children, claims report

The children are being given monthly payments of at least $10,000. But even under those circumstances, the Khashoggi family abstained from cacophonous claims against Saudi Arabia and its rulers. Thus far, President Donald Trump has done nothing to address the situation. Khashoggi, a Virginia resident and Washington Post columnist, had four ...

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  • May-Corbyn Brexit talks described as constructive, but no breakthrough
May-Corbyn Brexit talks described as constructive, but no breakthrough

Corbyn also said he would hold a vote of no-confidence in May's government in reserve should an exit deal fail to achieve majority support in Parliament, reported Reuters . Backbench Labour MPs have warned Jeremy Corbyn not to include a second Brexit referendum in any compromise deal with Theresa May. German Chancellor Angela Merkel was in ...

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  • Beto O’Rourke raises $9.4M in first 18 days of campaign
Beto O’Rourke raises $9.4M in first 18 days of campaign

Sanders , whose left-wing populism propelled his strong challenge in 2016 to Hillary Clinton for the party's nomination that year, now leads declared presidential candidates in Democratic polling. The 37-year-old mayor of South Bend, Indiana, raised seven million U.S. dollars, calling it "a great look for our first quarter". Sanders' average ...

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  • False ID is ‘like reliving the day,’ Pitzen family says
False ID is ‘like reliving the day,’ Pitzen family says

The FBI said Thursday that DNA testing ruled him out as being Timmothy who was removed at age 6 by his mother from his Aurora school. "You'll never find him", Amy Fry-Pitzen wrote, according to CNN. Officials from Timmothy's hometown of Aurora, Illinois - a Chicago suburb - said they were still investigating the identity of the person located t...

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  • 'Release the Mueller Report. Now': 300+ Rallies Nationwide to Demand Full Transparency
'Release the Mueller Report. Now': 300+ Rallies Nationwide to Demand Full Transparency

Just one day after Barr released his principal conclusions, Nadler, along with five other committee chairs, sent him a letter mandating that they receive the entire report by April 2. Mueller's team reportedly wrote "multiple summaries of the report". They argue that he's pressing for the full report before he's even seen the redacted version...

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  • Chicago Makes History by Electing First Ever Black Female Mayor
Chicago Makes History by Electing First Ever Black Female Mayor

Lightfoot took to Twitter as her victory was announced with a number of messages for her city. Only one woman, Jane Byrne, has held the mayor's office, from 1979 to 1983. The former federal prosecutor defeated Toni Preckwinkle, a longstanding city councilwoman and former schoolteacher in the race, by a landslide. Joyce Ross, 64, supported Ligh...

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  • Donald Trump TAUNTS Joe Biden over ‘inappropriate behaviour’ ‘welcome to the world!’
Donald Trump TAUNTS Joe Biden over ‘inappropriate behaviour’ ‘welcome to the world!’

Biden also said, "I will be more mindful about respecting personal space in the future". Biden maintained that he meant no ill will, and his penchant for hugs and shoulder rubs was "just who I am", but conceded that it was on him to adjust to contemporary standards on personal space.

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  • Trump sidelined as Barr mulls what in Mueller report to release
Trump sidelined as Barr mulls what in Mueller report to release

Republican Representative Jim Sensenbrenner said he would be willing to join legal action to obtain the grand jury material and predicted other Republicans would as well, noting that the House voted overwhelmingly last month for the full report's release to Congress .

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  • Let's be open to credible Brexit proposals from Britain: Ireland's Varadkar
Let's be open to credible Brexit proposals from Britain: Ireland's Varadkar

She said the debate is part of the 1998 Good Friday Agreement, which states that Northern Ireland's Secretary of State may call for a referendum if it appears likely that the majority of voters would wish to leave the United Kingdom and enter into a united Ireland.

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  • USA father vows safety push after daughter's ride sharing death
USA father vows safety push after daughter's ride sharing death

Friday in Columbia outside a bar. She got separated from the group, so she called an Uber to take her home around 1:30 a.m. Friday, authorities said . 'I cannot fathom how someone could randomly select a person, a handsome girl and steal her life away. "Words can't describe what they're going through".

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  • White House Demands Mexico, 3 Central American Countries Curb Migrant Surge
White House Demands Mexico, 3 Central American Countries Curb Migrant Surge

U.S. House Appropriations Committee aide estimated that around $700 million of aid was affected. This would effect nearly $500 million in 2018 funds and millions more left over from the previous fiscal year. All of this is worrisome enough, but a Fox News segment on Sunday got us worrying even more: There seem to be some people who are totally un...

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  • What Biden controversy could mean for a potential campaign
What Biden controversy could mean for a potential campaign

The same media outlets that rush to excoriate any college male accused of sexual assault without any evidence are now defending Biden's behavior as "affectionate". McCain said political differences with Biden could still inform her decision. Material from the Associated Press was used in this report . "I felt two hands on my shoulders".

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  • Boeing: More time needed to fix troubled 737 Max
Boeing: More time needed to fix troubled 737 Max

Earlier on Monday, FAA spokesman Greg Martin said that "time is needed for additional work by Boeing as the result of an ongoing review of the 737 MAX Flight Control System to ensure that Boeing has identified and appropriately addressed all pertinent issues".

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  • Guacamole Armageddon! Border Shutdown Would Lead to Shortage of Avocados
Guacamole Armageddon! Border Shutdown Would Lead to Shortage of Avocados

Many of those trying to enter the USA through the southern border originated from Central America, and are hoping to reach asylum in the US due to adverse conditions in their country of origin. The administration is also ramping up efforts to return asylum seekers to Mexico. "I called the numbers on the attorney list that they provided me, but ...

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  • Erdogan`s AKP leads in Istanbul, Ankara in Turkish local election
Erdogan`s AKP leads in Istanbul, Ankara in Turkish local election

Speaking to reporters in Istanbul, Ekrem Imamoglu said data from his party showed that it was mathematically impossible for AKP candidate and former prime minister Binali Yildirim to close the gap. Mr Erdogan began his rise to power as its mayor in 1994 and said at campaign rallies that "whoever wins Istanbul, wins Turkey". Turkish President Rece...

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  • Brexit: DUP 'will oppose PM's deal 1,000 times'
Brexit: DUP 'will oppose PM's deal 1,000 times'

Business leaders here have warned that a no-deal Brexit is now a very real threat after the latest rejection of Theresa May's withdrawal agreement in the House of Commons. Fianna Fail leader Micheal Martin said a further extension to Article 50 was needed to ease tensions. While they continue in their indecision, business and consumers across N...

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  • Russia DEFIES US demands and sends armed forces to Venezuela
Russia DEFIES US demands and sends armed forces to Venezuela

The United States and most other western countries have thrown their backing behind Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido, who invoked the constitution in January to declare himself interim president, arguing that Mr Maduro's 2018 re-election was illegitimate.

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  • South Korea's Moon to Meet Trump over Stalled N Korea Talks
South Korea's Moon to Meet Trump over Stalled N Korea Talks

It says the two leaders will discuss how to achieve North Korea's complete denuclearization and peace on the Korean Peninsula. The two presidents will meet a little more than a month after Trump held his second summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in Hanoi, Vietnam.

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