• Monopoly Is Killing the Thimble Because You People Are Heartless
Monopoly Is Killing the Thimble Because You People Are Heartless

After almost a month of voting in the Monopoly Token Madness campaign, more than 4 million votes from fans around the world decided that the Thimble token will not "Pass GO" in the next generation of the Monopoly game. Is the thimble gone forever, though? Although crowdsourcing input is unique for the brand, Hasbro has launched 300 differ...

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  • Things To Know About The Trump-Netanyahu Press Conference
Things To Know About The Trump-Netanyahu Press Conference

The White House has claimed in the past to embrace a two-state solution as its official stance on Israel-Palestine. The 45th US president is eager to nudge both sides toward a deal, and to get one, he is willing to accept something that falls short of the idea of two countries.

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  • Trump wants Jewish billionaire to vet spy agencies
Trump wants Jewish billionaire to vet spy agencies

Trump officials also are urgently needed at State and the Pentagon. Schindler, also a national security columnist for the Observer , had published an article earlier on Sunday, February 12, titled "The Spy Revolt Against Trump Begins".

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  • Confirmation hearings for Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch to begin March 20
Confirmation hearings for Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch to begin March 20

If the U.S. Department of Justice choses to bring an appeal on President Trump's executive order on refugees to the Supreme Court in the coming months, it is not clear whether or not Gorsuch would be able to participate, based on the schedule Grassley presented.

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  • Trump names R. Alexander Acosta for Labor
Trump names R. Alexander Acosta for Labor

He is the first of President Donald Trump's nominees to not make it through the confirmation process. The top Democrat on the HELP committee, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Florida, tweeted his reaction. The White House is also in search for a person to replace former national security adviser Michael Flynn after his resignation. "It's time for President ...

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  • Trump aide Flynn resigns over Russian Federation contacts
Trump aide Flynn resigns over Russian Federation contacts

Russian officials were also visibly ruffled by White House spokesman Sean Spicer's claim on Tuesday that Mr Trump expects Moscow to "return Crimea". "The leaks are real", Trump said. 'It wasn't three hours earlier. "He said awful things about her, but it wasn't classified information". Recently ousted acting attorney general Sally Yates ...

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  • Senate votes to repeal Obama administration gun rule
Senate votes to repeal Obama administration gun rule

Approved previously by the House, the measure will now go before President Trump, who is expected to sign it. Sen. Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, said the regulation issued by the Obama administration was too vague.

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  • Trump's Pick for Labor Secretary Andrew Puzder Withdraws From Consideration
Trump's Pick for Labor Secretary Andrew Puzder Withdraws From Consideration

Puzder was supposed to go before the U.S. Senate's Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee Thursday morning . Two of the four Republican senators who have not committed to supporting Puzder are Susan Collins of ME and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, both of whom voted against Betsy DeVos, President Trump's nominee for Secretary of Education.

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  • Mumbai, New Delhi ranked in top 100 of QS best student cities
Mumbai, New Delhi ranked in top 100 of QS best student cities

Montreal has dethroned Paris to take the title of world's best student city for 2017. Kyiv is described as the city with a relative cheapness of life compared with other cities in the ranking . "Our entire higher education ecosystem is not represented well in the global ranking , which has a bearing on our best student cities rankings too", s...

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  • CETA: MEPs put European Parliament on the wrong side of history
CETA: MEPs put European Parliament on the wrong side of history

Guy Verhofstadt, the leader of the ALDE liberal group, said: "President Trump has given us another good reason to intensify our links with Canada ". "This is the most modern trade deal ever as it will also give European companies access to Canadian procurement markets, something that Canada has never allowed before".

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  • Once again, investigators seek arrest warrant for Samsung heir Lee Jae-yong
Once again, investigators seek arrest warrant for Samsung heir Lee Jae-yong

The office will decide at the same time on whether to seek arrest warrants for four other Samsung Group executives identified as suspects in its investigation. However, in January, a solicitude regarding Lee's sentence was rejected by a court from Seoul because the evidence were not sufficient to support the case.

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  • Syrian rebels say talks will focus on strengthening truce
Syrian rebels say talks will focus on strengthening truce

He also said de Mistura's absence had been expected. Moscow has invited the United States to participate as an observer but the US Department of State has yet to confirm Washington will be involved. Rebels will send the same delegation to Thursday's talks, headed by Mohammad Alloush of the Islam Army rebel group. A new round of Syria peace talk...

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  • Paul Nuttall's press officer Lynda Roughley resigns amid Hillsborough controversy
Paul Nuttall's press officer Lynda Roughley resigns amid Hillsborough controversy

When presented with his previous statement, he said: "I'm sorry about that, but that is something which". "You said you lost a close personal friend - it's on your website", said host David Easson to objections from Nuttall. I've got witnesses, people who will stand up in court and back me 100 percent. "It's cruel, and it's nasty, and it's maki...

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  • IHC imposes ban on Valentine's Day celebrations
IHC imposes ban on Valentine's Day celebrations

Protesters have decried Valentine's Day festivities , saying that it celebrates premarital sex and glamorizes physical attraction. However, many around the world also celebrated the day, with kissing competitions in China, mass weddings as part of Valentine's Day celebrations in Philippines, free sweets being distributed in exchange of condoms b...

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  • Toronto Raptors, Orlando Magic Agree to a Serge Ibaka Trade
Toronto Raptors, Orlando Magic Agree to a Serge Ibaka Trade

The Raptors have slipped to the No. 5 spot in the Eastern Conference, four games in back of the second-seed Celtics. The person who spoke to the AP on Tuesday on condition of anonymity because the discussions were to remain private says the former Knicks star who was arrested at a game last week is welcome back at the arena.

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  • Brampton fire claims three people; child sent to hospital
Brampton fire claims three people; child sent to hospital

It happened at a home on Madison Street near Dixie Road and Williams Parkway shortly after 4 a.m. "I'm told that there was a basement tenant who went upstairs and rescued the young female", Clark told reporters near the fire scene. Police have not yet released the names of the victims and are now working to notify next-of-kin. "It's a very fitt...

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  • Kim Jong Un's Half-Brother Murdered in Malaysia, Yonhap Says
Kim Jong Un's Half-Brother Murdered in Malaysia, Yonhap Says

A police statement said he sought medical aid at the airport's customer service and died en route to hospital. Media reports in 2015 claim that North Korean spies tried to kill Jong-nam in Macau in 2011. Kim Jong-Nam is the son of Song Hye-Rim, a South Korean-born actress who is believed to have been a mistress of former North Korean leader K...

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  • Pilot removed from flight out of Austin
Pilot removed from flight out of Austin

Ranting United Airlines pilot removed from flight: How one airline pilot gave passengers a case of the severe jitters. Bay Area-bound passengers were scared to fly after their pilot went on a rant before takeoff. The flight departed Austin, Texas, approximately two hours late and passengers were given snacks and a meal voucher to compensate for...

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  • Donald Trump Scheduled To Call President Buhari, Zuma On Phone Today
Donald Trump Scheduled To Call President Buhari, Zuma On Phone Today

This phone call would be at 9:45 am today in Washington, which is 3:45 pm in Nigeria and 2:45 pm in London. USA officials told Reuters last May that Washington wanted to sell up to 12 A-29 Super Tucano light attack aircraft to Nigeria. According to Nigerian television authority, President Buhari is among the scheduled calls by Us President Dona...

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  • Bulgaria's GDP to Grow 2.9% in 2017, but Election May Delay Investment
Bulgaria's GDP to Grow 2.9% in 2017, but Election May Delay Investment

Net job creation in 2016 is expected to have been robust thanks at least in part to the implementation of activation policies by the government. Economic activity expanded by 3.9% in the first three quarters of 2016, compared to the same period in 2015.

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