• Tsunami fears in Kos as tremors strike again
Tsunami fears in Kos as tremors strike again

Frightened residents and tourists slept out doors on the island following Friday's quake because they were too afraid to sleep in their homes or hotels. The port was closed and ferry services were canceled until further inspection. The U.S. Geological Survey measured the quake as being of magnitude 6.7, with Greek and Turkish estimates a fraction...

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  • U.S. withholds $350 million aid to Pakistan
U.S. withholds $350 million aid to Pakistan

The Pentagon is withholding $50 million in funding for Pakistan after Defense Secretary James Mattis told Congress he will not certify that the country has done enough to fight the Haqqani Network . The decision was not the first time that the Pentagon has declined to make military reimbursements to Pakistan. The 2018 budget, which has yet to ...

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  • ICE Detains Over 100 Individuals in Texas After Week Long Operation
ICE Detains Over 100 Individuals in Texas After Week Long Operation

Federal officers arrested 123 people - including 13 in Austin - across Central and South Texas during an eight-day operation that U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement said targeted criminals. "Public safety remains a top priority for ICE". US immigration agents have planned for nationwide raids next week to arrest, among others, teenagers who...

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  • Trump on Spicer quitting
Trump on Spicer quitting

Donald Trump has just completed six months as the 45th president of the us, but there have been more upheavals in his administration than before him. And I have a statement on Anthony's appointment as well. "I think there has been more click-bait mentality". "More and more we are seeing it is about the clip and the click".

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  • Of Nevada Inc. Reduces Stake in Vodafone Group PLC (VOD)
Of Nevada Inc. Reduces Stake in Vodafone Group PLC (VOD)

The institutional investor held 126,630 shares of the telecommunications equipment company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $3.09M, up from 113,795 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Bank of America Corp DE increased its stake in Vodafone Group PLC by 21.9% in the first quarter. It also upped Netscout Systems (NASDAQ:NTCT) stake by 480,0...

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  • American Mortgage Acceptance Co (NYSE:AMC) Sentiment Up in Q4 2016
American Mortgage Acceptance Co (NYSE:AMC) Sentiment Up in Q4 2016

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of AMC Entertainment Holdings from a "strong-buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Monday, May 1st. AMC Entertainment Holdings (AMC) opened at 20.60 on Tuesday. The stock was purchased at an average cost of $24.72 per share, for a total transaction of $247,200.00.

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  • Sean Spicer Gripes About Melissa McCarthy's 'Malicious' 'SNL' Portrayal: 'It Wasn't Funny'
Sean Spicer Gripes About Melissa McCarthy's 'Malicious' 'SNL' Portrayal: 'It Wasn't Funny'

But there were some skits on late night television that I did crack up at. "I think there were a couple parts of [ SNL ] that were amusing". The show regularly aired skits satirizing Spicer's habit of chewing gum and regularly arguing with reporters.

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  • Fusion GPS Head to Fight Senate Subpoena, Manafort and Trump Jr Cooperate
Fusion GPS Head to Fight Senate Subpoena, Manafort and Trump Jr Cooperate

Glenn Simpson of Fusion GPS is on vacation through July 31 and will be traveling overseas through August 3, his attorneys said in the letter, adding that they were "profoundly disturbed" that the hearing had been expanded due to "partisan agendas" to include allegations of Russian meddling in the USA election and possible ties between the Trump ca...

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  • Colorado Father Arrested, Charged With Son's Murder
Colorado Father Arrested, Charged With Son's Murder

Mark has been a person of interest in the case for some time, but until now, he was never charged with any crime. His mother, Elaine Hall, reported Dylan missing on November 19, 2012. KDVR-TV in Denver reports (http://bit.ly/2uLOZt4) Redwine is being held on $1 million cash-only bond. He will hear the charges against him during a hearing at the L...

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  • New Jersey Becomes Third State to Raise Tobacco Purchasing Age to 21
New Jersey Becomes Third State to Raise Tobacco Purchasing Age to 21

Hawaii became the first state to raise its smoking age to 21 in 2015 and California did the same in 2016. "My mother died from the effects of smoking, and no one should lose their life due to any addictive substance". Reports show smoking causes about $4 billion in health care costs to New Jersey each year, said Democratic Sens. New Jersey's ...

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  • United States withholds Pakistan reimbursement over Haqqani network: Pentagon
United States withholds Pakistan reimbursement over Haqqani network: Pentagon

Trump was joined in the "Tank", the Joint Chiefs of Staff's private conference room, by Defense Secretary Jim Mattis; Marine Gen. Joseph Dunford , chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff; Air Force Gen. This is the second time these funds have been withheld. Even before Mattis arrived on the scene, the Pentagon also withheld $300 million in milit...

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  • Sean Spicer, Reince Priebus appear on
Sean Spicer, Reince Priebus appear on "Hannity" after Spicer resignation

I wish him continued success as he moves on to other opportunities. Spicer's deputy, Sarah Huckabee Sanders , will replace him as press secretary. - Before joining the campaign in April 2016, Scaramucci was a vocal critic of Donald Trump , the candidate.

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  • USA slaps new sanctions on Iran over ballistic missile programme
USA slaps new sanctions on Iran over ballistic missile programme

The deal permitted Iran's development of peaceful nuclear power, paving the way for an extension of sanctions relief on oil exports. "We are determined not to continue that". The White House leaked word last week that it would certify Iran's compliance with the agreement but a 1 p.m. media briefing was called off on Monday .

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  • Palestinian Leadership Freezes Contact with Israel over Protest Crackdown
Palestinian Leadership Freezes Contact with Israel over Protest Crackdown

COGAT also responded to the decision by Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas to halt ties with Israel until the metal detectors are removed. The attacker at the settlement was a 19-year-old Palestinian supporter of Hamas , the Islamist movement that runs the Gaza Strip, according to an Israeli military official.

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  • Chris Froome set to win fourth Tour de France after increasing lead
Chris Froome set to win fourth Tour de France after increasing lead

The Colombian is 54 seconds behind the Team Sky cyclist who has increased his lead in the event. Uran got a corner wrong as he prepared to enter the Stade de Velodrome at the end of his ride and Bardet paid after attacking too hard on the climb up to Notre Dame de la Grande.

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  • Dureza: Backchannel talks canceled due to NPA attacks
Dureza: Backchannel talks canceled due to NPA attacks

Duterte-Carpio was the keynote in Friday's opening of the Davao City Investment Conference where she highlighted the potential areas of investment to more than 300 guests who attended the event. He said they plan to report to the President the results of the informal talks afterwards to determine if they will resume or not the formal negotiations.

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  • 90 people hospitalized at Chance the Rapper concert in Hartford
90 people hospitalized at Chance the Rapper concert in Hartford

Officers say a large number of those were underage-20 years and younger. Authorities say many were taken to hospitals for excessive drinking. Police say court appearances will occur at the Hartford Community Court on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday.

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  • US Senator John McCain Diagnosed With Brain Cancer
US Senator John McCain Diagnosed With Brain Cancer

Senator John McCain is battling brain cancer. Doctors said the Arizona senator has glioblastoma , an aggressive cancer. The survival rate for the cancer is usually a year or two, with only a small percentage of patients surviving more than five years.

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  • Prince George marks his fourth birthday with official photo
Prince George marks his fourth birthday with official photo

William told a group of students in Hamburg, "George has got a big tummy". Prince George has just completed a tour of Poland and Germany with his parents, Prince William and Kate Middleton , where they were dubbed "The Fab Four". Prince George Alexander Louis of Cambridge was born in the Lindo Wing of St Mary's Hospital's private maternity u...

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  • United Nations chief concerned about unfolding violence in Jerusalem's Old City
United Nations chief concerned about unfolding violence in Jerusalem's Old City

UN Secretary-General António Guterres [official website] issued a statement [text] through his spokesman on Friday condemning the escalating violence [ TheGuardian report] between Israelis and Palestinians in the Old City of Jerusalem.

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