• This Is What Happened When Marine Le Pen Went To Moscow
This Is What Happened When Marine Le Pen Went To Moscow

Russian Federation as well as the USA is a great power. Macron, a former banker with pro-market views who has never held elected office, is considered the front-runner for the two-round vote April 23 and May 7. Moscow has offered praise for rightwing and eurosceptic politicians in Europe - with Putin cementing closer ties with Hungary's Prime Mi...

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  • Israel settlement negotiations stall
Israel settlement negotiations stall

Jason Greenblatt, Trump's global negotiations representative, recently visited Israel and the disputed territories for a series of high-level meetings, including with Netanyahu and Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas. This file photo shows a general view of the Israeli Ramat Shlomo settlement in East Jerusalem al-Quds. Israeli settlemen...

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  • Martin McGuinness took IRA victims' secrets to his grave, say families
Martin McGuinness took IRA victims' secrets to his grave, say families

A visibly ailing Mr McGuinness stood down from his post in January to protest against the DUP's handling of an energy scandal, in a move that triggered a snap election. Northern Ireland Secretary James Brokenshire will attend as the UK Government's representative. McGuinness struck up a close working relationship with Jonathan Powell, Blair's chi...

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  • India's cricket elite to earn bigger bucks
India's cricket elite to earn bigger bucks

Grade A (Rs 2 crore): Virat Kohli, MS Dhoni, R Ashwin, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane, Ravindra Jadeja, M Vijay. Many have termed the exclusion of Suresh Raina from the central contract of Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) as harsh, with his fans asking the reason behind such a drastic action.

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  • Shreyas called up as cover for Kohli
Shreyas called up as cover for Kohli

The test series is tied heading into the final test starting Saturday. While this Australia team might be a little shorter on talent from the ones that toured India in the late 1990s and early noughties, that mental toughness remains the same, as showcased by the brilliant partnership between Peter Handscomb and Shaun Marsh.

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  • Schumer says Democrats will filibuster Gorsuch nomination
Schumer says Democrats will filibuster Gorsuch nomination

David Carle, a spokesman for Leahy, said the senator meant to submit additional questions for Gorsuch to answer under oath. Earlier in the day, when asked by Grassley, Gorsuch said politics and political figures wouldn't factor into his thinking on the court.

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  • United States may charge North Korea with orchestrating $81m Bangladesh Bank cyberheist
United States may charge North Korea with orchestrating $81m Bangladesh Bank cyberheist

In February 2016 they placed multiple requests to transfer hundreds of millions of dollars from Bangladesh's central bank account at the New York Fed to bank accounts in the Philippines. "That is a big deal; it's different". "If that linkage from Sony actors to the Bangladesh Bank actors is accurate, that means that Nation States are now robbing...

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  • State Representative Beth Fukumoto Resigns From GOP
State Representative Beth Fukumoto Resigns From GOP

TAG: Fukumoto served 8 years as a GOP member, the last 5 as a Representative in the state House. Beth Fukumoto resigned from the Republican Party on Wednesday, saying her party's treatment of minorities and women is unacceptable. "I am extremely proud of how our Party welcomes and fosters voices from every background and I look forward to elect...

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  • Dems seize on Supreme Court ruling tossing legal standard set by Gorsuch
Dems seize on Supreme Court ruling tossing legal standard set by Gorsuch

Today's Supreme Court ruling sided with the parents and overturned a lower court ruling in the school district's favor. A unanimous Supreme Court has bolstered the rights of millions of learning-disabled students in a ruling that requires public schools to offer special education programs that meet higher standards.

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  • Arkansas reconsiders letting guns in stadiums, arenas
Arkansas reconsiders letting guns in stadiums, arenas

Under HB1249, a person may also hide carry a weapon at a place that sells alcohol but isn't a restaurant. Then state police has 120 days to establish the new training - meaning the enhanced permits likely won't be issued until 2018. A spokesperson for the school said the school best felt a decision regarding weapons was best left to the board of tr...

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  • Schumer: Trump should apologize to Obama, stop outlandish tweets on wire taps
Schumer: Trump should apologize to Obama, stop outlandish tweets on wire taps

But the Trump administration has rebuffed any contention that its campaign aides colluded with Russian officials in that cyberattack. "I know the leaders of both those committees, I have a lot of respect of them, they said they found no evidence and until we see something different I accept their conclusion".

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  • Need a Job? Starbucks to Hire 240000 New Employees By 2021
Need a Job? Starbucks to Hire 240000 New Employees By 2021

To fillnew roles, Starbucks will up its commitment to hiring veterans and military spouses, as well as youth not in school or unemployed. But Schultz said no matter what happens in Washington, Starbucks can weather the storm. Although the coffee company suffered a backlash after announcing plans to hire 10,000 refugees to fill positions at st...

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  • The Flash / Supergirl crossover ratings even; Legends of Tomorrow rises
The Flash / Supergirl crossover ratings even; Legends of Tomorrow rises

From Melissa Benoist opening the songbook with a handsome rendition of " Moon River " to our new favourite song " Super Friends " and capped off with the tender " Runnin' Home To You " - incidentally written by La La Land's own Benj Pasek and Justin Paul - we couldn't have asked for more.

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  • Tillerson to skip North Atlantic Treaty Organisation meeting for China, Russia talks
Tillerson to skip North Atlantic Treaty Organisation meeting for China, Russia talks

German Chancellor Angela Merkel, who met with Trump last week, announced Friday that her country has promised to meet the 2 percent minimum for the next seven years. This couldn't be farther from the truth for Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's tour of East Asia. Often, U.S. and Russian diplomats meet in a third country, so they don't convey the ...

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  • Buffett jumps into second spot on Forbes' 2017 Billionaire List
Buffett jumps into second spot on Forbes' 2017 Billionaire List

Last year, Trump's net worth was estimated by the magazine to be $4.5 billion, placing him at 336 on the list . This year's list also made history with the first US billionaire president. "What happens in that micro-market does more to affect the net worth of Donald Trump than anything else in the world". Billionaire BFFs Bill Gates and War...

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  • Syrian Kurdish militia says it's getting Russian training
Syrian Kurdish militia says it's getting Russian training

Ankara has already raised this issue with the USA, which supports the YPG as a force against the "Islamic State" and al Qaeda in Syria. YPG spokesman Redur Xelil told Reuters the agreement had been concluded on Sunday and that Russian troops had already arrived at the position in the northwestern region of Afrin with troop carriers and armore...

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  • The World Happiness Report is out and Norway is #1
The World Happiness Report is out and Norway is #1

Ranking towards the bottom of the list include sub-Saharan African countries, Syria and Yemen among others. Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg welcomed the report as "a nice validation on a Monday morning". "Income differences matter more in poorer countries, but even their mental illness is a major source of misery", it added. Keeping in ...

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  • In The Voyage of Doctor Dolittle
In The Voyage of Doctor Dolittle

The eccentric Dr. Dolittle treats animals and claims to be able to communicate with them. Robert Downey Jr. will grunt, squeak, squawk and talk with the animals in Universal's upcoming The Voyage Of Doctor Dolittle . Stephen Gaghan, director of famed family fare like Gold and Syriana , is set to write and direct. The film will be produced by ...

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  • Oklahoma state senator 'to quit' over motel child sex charge
Oklahoma state senator 'to quit' over motel child sex charge

March 9. Attorney Ed Blau said in a telephone interview he advised Shortey to resign and his client agreed. Also on Monday, news broke that the FBI is investigating the senator and that the Secret Service is assisting Moore police in its investigation .

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  • Ukrainian Lawmaker: Paul Manafort Laundered Funds From Pro-Russian Party
Ukrainian Lawmaker: Paul Manafort Laundered Funds From Pro-Russian Party

The ledger, which is now being investigated by the NABU, is believed to be part of Mr Yanufvych's illegal, off-the-books payment system. Serhiy Leshchenko, who additionally called on the FBI to investigate Manafort's financial ties to Russian Federation, released a copy of an invoice printed on letterhead from Manafort's consultation company in A...

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