• Kim Jong-nam's son in video says father 'killed'
Kim Jong-nam's son in video says father 'killed'

It has now suspended the operation of around 40 Lotte Mart stores after the South Korean retail conglomerate agreed to sell land for the missile system, and ordered travel agents to stop selling tour packages to South Korea. But Malaysia will not allow North Koreans to leave the country and "will not relent from our firm approach", Najib added. "Or...

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  • Dreamer detained by Ice agents in MS to be released, lawyers say
Dreamer detained by Ice agents in MS to be released, lawyers say

ICE spokesman Thomas Byrd confirmed Vargas was released but said he didn't have any additional information. Her attorney said a friend, was driving Vargas from the press conference when ICE officials pulled them over on the freeway and detained Vargas.

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  • Man accused of holding 8 women captive in $1 million mansion
Man accused of holding 8 women captive in $1 million mansion

Police have accused Roberts of promising to help the women with modeling careers while pressuring them to have plastic surgery and dance in local strip clubs. 'Does he know holding someone against their will is against the law?' the dispatcher asks. All the women were having sex with him, the victim said.

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  • Video of man claiming to be Kim Jong Nam's son appears online
Video of man claiming to be Kim Jong Nam's son appears online

In a report today, Singapore-based broadcaster Channel NewsAsia said it has verified the man's identity with Do Hee-youn, an activist with the Citizens Coalition for Human Rights of Abductees and North Korean Refugees, who confirmed it was Han-sol.

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  • Turkish PM says must coordinate fully with US, Russia in Syria
Turkish PM says must coordinate fully with US, Russia in Syria

The U.S. and Turkey are also discussing plans to recapture the Islamic State's self-declared capital of Raqqa in Syria. Free Syrian Army rebels supported by Turkey have attacked the predominantly Kurdish Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF ) alliance, which has the US' backing as its most effective ally on the ground.

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  • China Gives 31 New Trump Trademarks Preliminary Approval
China Gives 31 New Trump Trademarks Preliminary Approval

The registered trademarks will give the 45th US President as well as his family legal protection if they develop the Trump brand in China. China's Trademark Office published the provisional approvals on February 27 and Monday. Trump had sought the trademark for years, but it wasn't granted until after he was elected. The president can revoke the ...

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  • Deputy Attorney General Nominee Faces a Congress Divided on Russia Probe
Deputy Attorney General Nominee Faces a Congress Divided on Russia Probe

That's a more combative tone than Sessions took Thursday when he promised to recuse himself from any investigations into ties between Russian Federation and Trump's campaign. Al Franken's question about how Sessions would handle it if he found that someone on the Trump campaign had been in touch with Russian officials. He had to know that his meeti...

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  • Malta's Famed 'Azure Window' Collapses into Sea During Storms
Malta's Famed 'Azure Window' Collapses into Sea During Storms

By the time the spray had faded, the stack had gone too". The popular limestone arch on Gozo island was featured on the first episode of the HBO series Game of Thrones and several films. Environment Minister Jose Herrera told reporters nothing could be done to prevent the collapse, but they were unaware the structure was in imminent danger.

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  • FBI's Comey Says 'You're Stuck With Me' for Another Six Years
FBI's Comey Says 'You're Stuck With Me' for Another Six Years

Herbst was quoted in a statement saying that, "While Director Comey is now unable to attend, we're still really excited that this important conversation will take place". Comey said he's always favored "strong encryption" but added that "it is making more and more of the room of what the FBI investigates dark". In January, however, Trump asked Com...

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  • Iraq removed from travel ban partly for fight against Islamic State
Iraq removed from travel ban partly for fight against Islamic State

In Syria , she believes Daesh's leaders are leaving their self-declared capital of Raqqah as USA -backed forces continue to work toward encircling the city. Iraqi Special Operations Forces (ISOF) gather as the civilians stand near their homes during a battle with Islamic State militants, east of Mosul, Iraq.

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  • Lawrence Family JCC receives another bogus bomb threat
Lawrence Family JCC receives another bogus bomb threat

The president of the Islamic Center of Rochester the bomb threat at the Jewish Community Center in Brighton early this morning is a threat to the whole community. The JCC Association of North America said the threats have been a mix of actual people and robocalls. This comes as a sixth wave of threats took place on Tuesday, including ones mad...

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  • Pennsylvania Daycare Worker Allegedly Pushes 4-Year-Old Girl Down the Stairs
Pennsylvania Daycare Worker Allegedly Pushes 4-Year-Old Girl Down the Stairs

The unnamed girl was pushed so hard that her tiny body did not even touch the stairs before crashing onto a lower landing. "I think it's every parent's worst nightmare that sends their kid to day care", said Michael Chitwood, Upper Darby police superintendent.

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  • Gunmen dressed as doctors attack military hospital in Kabul
Gunmen dressed as doctors attack military hospital in Kabul

Once inside Sardar Daud Khan hospital, the gunmen fired on doctors, patients, and guards, one witness told the BBC . The Wazir Akbar Khan area of central Kabul is heavily guarded and houses several government offices and foreign embassies.

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  • New Product Release: Nike Pro Hijab
New Product Release: Nike Pro Hijab

The sportswear brand just revealed that the Nike Pro Hijab, a high-performance head cover specifically designed for Muslim women athletes, is set to be released in 2018. The reaction to the gear has been mixed, with some Muslim women questioning the placement of the omnipresent swoosh on the headgear. To start out, the Nike Pro Hijab will c...

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  • Major Conservative Groups Have Big Problems With the GOP Obamacare Replacement Bill
Major Conservative Groups Have Big Problems With the GOP Obamacare Replacement Bill

In particular, the plan to target Planned Parenthood has already generated fierce pushback from Democrats and doubts from some Republicans who have noted that federal funds are already barred from funding abortions and that Planned Parenthood provides routine medical care to millions of American women.

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  • Congress, BJP, SP, NCP have joined hands to destroy AAP: Kejriwal
Congress, BJP, SP, NCP have joined hands to destroy AAP: Kejriwal

Vijender Gupta, Leader of Opposition in the Delhi Assembly, attacked the AAP government and termed the achievements listed in the lieutenant governor's address as "hollow". Consequently, this move led to a drop in the wards in areas widely perceived as BJP bastions. "Before the polls, BJP and Congress councillors used to roam around on cycles and...

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  • Samsung accused of bribing South Korea's president
Samsung accused of bribing South Korea's president

A decision is expected as early as this week. South Korean law does not allow a sitting president to be indicted. Her removal from office would subject her to a fresh investigation by state prosecutors. President Park, Choi and Lee have all denied wrongdoing. But the president, who issued a 52-page rebuttal through her lawyer Monday, refused ...

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  • Dalai Lama-John Oliver Interview: Beijing Officials Angered Over Chinese Hardliners Comment
Dalai Lama-John Oliver Interview: Beijing Officials Angered Over Chinese Hardliners Comment

You have to be doing something right to score an interview with the Lama himself, so props to John Oliver and his team at Last Week Tonight for doing just that. "I practice taking others anger, suspicion and distrust, and give them patience, tolerance and compassion". Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang hit back: 'The Dalai Lama's comm...

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  • DU Professor GN Saibaba Booked Under UAPA, Sentenced To Life Imprisonment
DU Professor GN Saibaba Booked Under UAPA, Sentenced To Life Imprisonment

According to the report in Financial Express , Jawahar Lal Nehru University student Hem Mishra, former journalist Prashant Rahi were among those convicted . Saibaba's visits to the college last week were met with protests from the ABVP. It also mentioned that one of the convicts along with Saibaba, Hem Mishra, was a JNU student and a member of ...

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  • Suspected Terrorists Fire Shots At UP ATS In Thakurganj, Encounter Underway
Suspected Terrorists Fire Shots At UP ATS In Thakurganj, Encounter Underway

A combing operation is on and an encounter is underway between suspected militant and ATS in Lucknow's Thakurganj. "The commandos are drilling a hole in the roof to enter the room", said ADGP Chaudhary, adding the forces were trying their best to capture the suspect alive.

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