• Trump attacks Rep. Lewis, who said he wasn't 'legitimate president'
Trump attacks Rep. Lewis, who said he wasn't 'legitimate president'

In a Twitter rant on Saturday, the President-elect said that the Georgia congressman should spent more time trying to fix his "horrible", "crime-infested" district rather than "falsely complaining" about results of the 2016 presidential election.

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  • NZ yachtsman charged after taking daughter on trans-tasman trip
NZ yachtsman charged after taking daughter on trans-tasman trip

Mr Langdon said a broken rudder forced him off course from his original plan to sail to the Bay of Islands. New Zealand Police have initiated court proceedings under the Care of Children Act and have confirmed Langdon is due in Te Awamutu District Court on January 25 and that he is now talking to Australian officials.

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  • Duterte, Abe aim to forge personal ties with Davao meetings
Duterte, Abe aim to forge personal ties with Davao meetings

Australia has declared the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) not dead ahead of key trade talks with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Sydney on Saturday, despite opposition to the trade pact from U.S. "We will certainly continue to look for trade opportunities". Time and again, China has accused the USA of being the primary force in stirring up t...

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  • CIA Director Warns Trump: Be 'Very Disciplined' With Public Remarks
CIA Director Warns Trump: Be 'Very Disciplined' With Public Remarks

That was particularly the case when it comes to Russia, Brennan said. "Mr. Trump has to understand that absolving Russian Federation of various actions it has taken in the past number of years is a road that he I think needs to be very, very careful about moving down", he told Fox.

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  • Poland Welcomes Biggest Deployment of US Troops in Decades
Poland Welcomes Biggest Deployment of US Troops in Decades

Polish authorities and ordinary Poles welcomed Saturday US troops who arrived this week as part of an unprecedented deployment to NATO's eastern flank aimed at deterring Russian Federation. Posting on Twitter, Waszczykowski said he had spoken with Trump's advisers in the United States. "We can feel the support of our allies", a Zagan resident who i...

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  • V&A Museum Appoints Tristram Hunt as New Director
V&A Museum Appoints Tristram Hunt as New Director

One said: "This is a massive blow". "I hope he will build on that to further develop the relationships that the V&A has with regional museums and their audiences around the United Kingdom", she said. "Jeremy wishes him well in his future pursuits at the V&A Museum". "The Labour party will move swiftly to ensure Stoke-on-Trent Central continues ...

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  • Whistler snowboarder captures on video how he survived avalanche with airbag backpack
Whistler snowboarder captures on video how he survived avalanche with airbag backpack

Oye captured the whole incident on a helmet cam . He posted video of the avalanche to his Facebook page , and it has been viewed more than two million times since Wednesday. "Oh s**t", Mr Oye says as he realises the trouble he's in. "You could just see him sort of on the surface", he told CBC. Oye was wearing a JetForce inflatable backpack...

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  • President Obama eases Sudan sanctions
President Obama eases Sudan sanctions

The move in the last days of the Obama administration will however will be delayed by 180 days to see whether Sudan acts further to improve its human rights record, and resolve political and military conflicts, including in Darfur. In a letter to Congress, U.S. President Barack Obama said "actions of the government of Sudan has been altered by Suda...

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  • SpaceX to Attempt Launch Tomorrow Following Last Year's Disaster
SpaceX to Attempt Launch Tomorrow Following Last Year's Disaster

If Saturday's launch goes smoothly as planned, that's good news for the future, as SpaceX CEO Elon Musk targets 27 launches for this year (even though the most launches SpaceX ever had in a year was eight). The recent explosion of the Falcon 9 has caused many to question the safety of allowing human beings to be launched by SpaceX using i...

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  • Iraqi soldiers storm Mosul university in further push against ISIL
Iraqi soldiers storm Mosul university in further push against ISIL

ISIL militants took control of Mosul in 2014, but over the past three months soldiers, backed up by United States forces, have recaptured many districts in the east of the city. Iraqi forces made rapid advances the day before in a almost 3-month US -backed offensive to recapture Mosul, loss of which would probably spell the end of the Iraqi side of...

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  • Trump's Transition Approval Rating Is Historically Low
Trump's Transition Approval Rating Is Historically Low

The president's last weekly address echoed his farewell speech in Chicago earlier this week when he warned that the nation is becoming increasingly divided and called on Americans to remain vigilant about democracy. "Trump's 48% transition approval rating in December was already the lowest for any presidential transition Gallup has measured", the...

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  • Syria accuses Israel of bombardment
Syria accuses Israel of bombardment

The Syrian Military did not report whether or not the attack caused causalities but documentation from the area shows that a fire broke out at the airport. Israel welcomed Qantar's death, saying he was preparing attacks from Syrian soil, but stopped short of confirming responsibility for eliminating him.

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  • Netanyahu says Paris peace conference 'rigged' against Israel
Netanyahu says Paris peace conference 'rigged' against Israel

The private audience was the third meeting between Francis and Abbas. "I wrote to president (-elect) Trump to ask him not to do it". The conference will also be the final summit for U.S. The conference on Sunday will take place five days before the USA presidential inauguration and is seen as part of recent diplomatic moves to "Trump-proof" the...

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  • France charges 4 for Kim heist
France charges 4 for Kim heist

Another man, Marceau B., 64, was charged with helping "pass off" some of Kim's stolen jewellery. More snaps show queues of fans around the block, as they waited to get a glimpse of their idol. The surveillance soon led police to the other suspects, and on Monday, the BRB launched a series of coordinated raids in the Paris area and in southern Fra...

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  • No. 11 North Carolina beats No. 9 Florida State 96-83
No. 11 North Carolina beats No. 9 Florida State 96-83

Tar Heels coach Roy Williams said Friday that Bradley is improving, but did not have a definitive answer as to how long the 6-foot-11 freshman would be sidelined. North Carolina point guard Joel Berry was named the Naismith Player of the Week last week after putting up a career-best 31 points at Clemson and 19 in a rout of N.C.

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  • Dana White Makes Offers For Mayweather-McGregor Fight
Dana White Makes Offers For Mayweather-McGregor Fight

White, though, says Mayweather has never made an offer to McGregor, and that he would know. White's offer comes two days after Mayweather said he would pay McGregor a $15 million base purse to meet him in the ring. If you look at the biggest fight anybody ever talked about was Manny Paquiao-Floyd Mayweather. They knew what my number is. It's hi...

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  • Army Chief Bipin Rawat Urges Jawans To Use Grievance Boxes
Army Chief Bipin Rawat Urges Jawans To Use Grievance Boxes

Unaware of internal corruption that has forced soldiers posted along Pakistan-India border to starve, Indian Army chief General Bipin Rawat played a traditional card of threats to Pakistan in order to shift the public focus from the appalling condition.

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  • Giuliani to serve as cybersecurity adviser to Trump
Giuliani to serve as cybersecurity adviser to Trump

It's not clear what roles any ISAOs will have in this new cybersecurity body, or even who the "thought leaders" Giuliani wants to participate will be. "You'd nearly wish they'd all get together in one room, and maybe they'd find a cure". "That's where we have the great creativity and we have the huge amount of money, and that's where we have these ...

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  • Entire village of Jaywick to be evacuated amid severe weather conditions
Entire village of Jaywick to be evacuated amid severe weather conditions

Residents in Great Yarmouth have been urged to stay with family or friends or go to one of three rest centres which have been set up. Vulnerable people in Jaywick, Tendring, will be evacuated between 4pm until midnight on Thursday after coastal flood warnings were issued.

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  • VW Exec Could Face Life Behind Bars For Role In Dieselgate Scandal
VW Exec Could Face Life Behind Bars For Role In Dieselgate Scandal

Massey asked him to expedite Mr. Schmidt's transfer to MI from Florida. A Volkswagen executive, arrested as he planned to fly home following a Florida vacation last weekend, faced more time behind bars as a federal judge Thursday ordered him held without bail pending his trial.

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