• Former Cuomo Aide Facing Federal Charges
Former Cuomo Aide Facing Federal Charges

Attorney Preet Bharara, according to a source with direct knowledge of the investigation. Earlier today, Cuomo released a statement in which he said, "I have zero tolerance for abuse of the public trust from anyone". Percoco rejoined the administration in late 2014 and received a $20,000 raise from his old salary before quitting a second time i...

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  • Federal Bureau of Investigation searches for men who took bomb from NY suitcase
Federal Bureau of Investigation searches for men who took bomb from NY suitcase

If it is not possible for Rahami's physical appearance in court because of the continuing medical treatment, Patton said an attorney from his office could represent the suspect in a telephone or video conference. One of the bombs in New Jersey exploded but didn't kill or injure anyone, and the rest failed to detonate before police recovered them. ...

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  • Obama, Netanyahu talk Israeli settlements, peace, golf in likely final meeting
Obama, Netanyahu talk Israeli settlements, peace, golf in likely final meeting

Some analysts have speculated that Obama would make one last push for an Israeli-Palestinian peace deal before he leaves office, but White House officials this week discounted such speculation. Cotton pointed to the 2004 letter President George W. Bush exchanged with then Prime Minister Ariel Sharon that President Obama refused to accept as setting...

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  • Trump Labels Violent 'Riots' In Charlotte 'An Attack On The Poor'
Trump Labels Violent 'Riots' In Charlotte 'An Attack On The Poor'

You have no jobs. "What do you have to lose?" Trump also caused controversy Tuesday night when he told a almost all-white crowd in North Carolina that "we're going to rebuild our inner cities because our African-American communities are absolutely in the worst shape that they've ever been in before".

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  • Damascus slams Ban after Syria war remarks at UN
Damascus slams Ban after Syria war remarks at UN

We see it in the headlines everyday. From 1999 to 2011, the world's refugee population was largely stable. "Instead, we must work together to make sure the benefits of such integration are broadly shared, and that the disruptions - economic, political and cultural - that are caused by integration are squarely addressed".

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  • At UN Netanyahu invites Abbas to address Knesset
At UN Netanyahu invites Abbas to address Knesset

Shortly afterwards, and separated by just one speaker - the prime minister of Norway - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu used the platform to directly contradict Abbas. Netanyahu levelled extensive criticism against the United Nations for showing anti-Israeli bias but said his country was building closer relationships every day with countri...

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  • Assad: US has no credibility, claims are 'lies'
Assad: US has no credibility, claims are 'lies'

If they attack al-Nusra or ISIS, they will lose a very important card regarding the situation in Syria. Intense regime bombing campaigns have resumed in Aleppo since the breakdown of a seven day ceasefire over the weekend. "They have no other solution". 'This is a type of pressure on the opposition. Assad is now more firmly entrenched as Sy...

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  • Iran president: Nuclear deal example of conflict resolution
Iran president: Nuclear deal example of conflict resolution

Tehran has been frustrated that foreign banks have shied away from dealing with the country. Rouhani said terrorists hide their nefarious intents behind religious literature, instrumentalizing a compassionate religion by spreading extremism.

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  • Cauvery dispute: K'taka Cabinet decides not to release water to TN
Cauvery dispute: K'taka Cabinet decides not to release water to TN

Karnataka is not in the mood to implement the directive of Supreme Court to release 6,000 cusecs water of Cauvery river per day to Tamil Nadu from 21st September to 27th September. It is an "unimplementable order", he said. Farmers tied noose around their necks to protest against the fresh SC order at Mysore road in Bengaluru on Wednesday.

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  • Chinese PM Meets Nawaz Sharif, Conveys Support Over Kashmir: Pak Media
Chinese PM Meets Nawaz Sharif, Conveys Support Over Kashmir: Pak Media

BJP spokesperson Nalin Kohli said that Pakistan doesn't want to leave terrorism and that they were trying to escalate the problem with India via infiltration bids. The talk comes as Pakistani Foreign Secretary Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry raised his country's concerns over the situation in Jammu & Kashmir with EU Secretary General for External Affairs Helg...

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  • Police evacuate all schools in Canadian province, cite potential threat
Police evacuate all schools in Canadian province, cite potential threat

Three schools in nearby Nova Scotia also were evacuated due to potential threats, the Associated Press reported. So far, searches had uncovered nothing suspicious, he said. Baillie said officers were aware of the threats made in Nova Scotia and were working to determine if the threats were related. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said he has been...

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  • Turkish warplanes kill 20 Islamic State group fighters
Turkish warplanes kill 20 Islamic State group fighters

There were no immediate claims of responsibility for the explosion but Turkish security forces have blamed the militant Kurdistan Workers Party, or PKK, rebel group. " They sent the support they received to the mountains, but this has all been discovered ", the president said, referring to Kurdish militant bases in the mountains of southeast Turk...

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  • Iran Threatens to
Iran Threatens to "Turn Tel Aviv and Haifa to Dust" Over

The parade was broadcasted live and also showcased tanks, elite unit's personnel and a large maritime display involving 500 boats, submarines and attack helicopters. The Tasnim news site quoted him as saying: "If they want to extend their reach and engage in adventurism they should go to the Bay of Pigs" - a reference to the location of a botched...

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  • Turkey persists on extradition of Gulen
Turkey persists on extradition of Gulen

Erdogan told Reuters in an interview in NY on Monday that the United States should "not harbor a terrorist" and that his activities should be banned around the world. Çavuşoğlu said Turkey has sent its Special Forces to assist the Free Syrian Army on the ground but with a common enemy, coalition partners should have a shared goal in defeating Daesh...

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  • World leaders kick off second day at UN General Assembly
World leaders kick off second day at UN General Assembly

Obama often seemed to be speaking simultaneously to history and to an American electorate facing a historic choice. The refugee crisis also tests the nations' shared security. By the same token, Obama warned China's increasingly powerful leader Xi Jinping that adhering to the rule of law offers "far greater stability than the militarization of ...

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  • Israeli army opens fire at Palestinian homes along Gaza borders
Israeli army opens fire at Palestinian homes along Gaza borders

Hamas claimed responsibility for two drone incursions during the 2014 summer war with Israel, both of which were shot down. In February , Israel's Border Crossing Authority intercepted a shipment of several drones of different types and sizes in Gaza.

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  • Trump gives Dr. Oz medical report, details not disclosed
Trump gives Dr. Oz medical report, details not disclosed

Mehmet Oz . He said that when he's with the 39-year-old Brady, "I feel I'm the same age as him". "I'm doing great, thank you so much". Even for the first, or primary, airings of Dr. Trump appeared on the syndicated "Dr. Oz Show", and shared with Oz results of a check-up he underwent last week and a letter from his personal physician.

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  • George HW Bush for Hillary? A spokesman isn't saying
George HW Bush for Hillary? A spokesman isn't saying

Townsend later confirmed the conversation she had while meeting Bush in ME to Politico , which shared an image of the Facebook post . She met the elder Bush at the family compound in Kennebunkport, Maine while attending a directors meeting of the bipartisan Points of Light Foundation.

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  • NY bombing suspect arrested
NY bombing suspect arrested

James Sarnicki said . Earlier on Monday, while identifying the suspect Ahmad Khan Rahami, a naturalised USA citizen from Afghanistan, New York Mayor Bill de Blasio said he should be considered armed and risky. "We all have a role to play as citizens to make sure we don't succumb to that fear". NY officials said the incident was not due to a gas ...

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  • Saudi Arabia Foils a Terrorist Plan Targeting Security, Economic Facilities
Saudi Arabia Foils a Terrorist Plan Targeting Security, Economic Facilities

The Saudi Interior Ministry said the terrorist cell has been active in the preparation and processing of explosive belts and explosive devices to be used in their criminal operations. They also conspired to plant an explosive device on the vehicle of an employee of the Ministry of Defence in Riyadh . The Russian Defence Ministry said USA jets ha...

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