• Trump concedes likely delay on infrastructure
Trump concedes likely delay on infrastructure

President Trump was in Ohio Thursday to pitch Americans on his $1.5 trillion infrastructure plan . Trump introduced the plan in February but it's been stalled in Congress since then. Trump has kept a low profile since Sunday's "60 Minutes" interview with adult-film actress Stormy Daniels, who says the married Trump had sex with her before he ...

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  • French police seek driver who tried to run down soldiers in Alps
French police seek driver who tried to run down soldiers in Alps

France Bleu reports the driver of the auto shouted insults at the troops before driving at them. But after a full day's investigation, local prosecutor Jean-Yves Coquillat told reporters that "this is not a terror case, very clearly", suggesting the driver had merely swerved towards the servicemen, rather than attempting to hit them.

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  • Bangladesh denounces Houthi missile attacks in Riyadh
Bangladesh denounces Houthi missile attacks in Riyadh

In December, Saudi Arabia intercepted a ballistic missile targeting King Salman's Al-Yamamah Palace in Riyadh. The multipronged attack represents "a sharp escalation" of the Houthi campaign that "seemed certain to provoke a furious Saudi response", the Washington Post reports.

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  • Japan offers N Korea summit, Pyongyang discussing meetings with Japan
Japan offers N Korea summit, Pyongyang discussing meetings with Japan

Kono, who recently met USA officials in Washington, also said Washington agreed with Tokyo that North Korea must abandon its medium- and short-range missiles as well as intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs) capable of hitting the United States mainland.

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  • Sessions spurns GOP request for second special counsel
Sessions spurns GOP request for second special counsel

The Department of Justice inspector general has announced it will investigate the FBI over the use of a FISA court order to spy on a Trump campaign adviser, after the House Republican memo claimed the process was abused. Huber's review will include a full, complete and objective evaluation of these matters in a manner that is consistent with the ...

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  • 'Violent' ICE Detainee Escapes Custody At JFK and Flees in a Taxi
'Violent' ICE Detainee Escapes Custody At JFK and Flees in a Taxi

Law enforcement sources said that the ICE agents took the suspect through X-ray screening, removed his handcuffs, and were about to escort him onto the flight when he sprinted away. He originally came into the United States lawfully in 2005, but was later convicted for "multiple weapons and firearms offences". Surveillance video shows Mbacke got ...

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  • Walkie-talkie call left Lehmann in clear in tampering affair
Walkie-talkie call left Lehmann in clear in tampering affair

He stopped short of announcing any punishments for the three players, though, as an internal investigation into the cheating conspiracy that traumatised a country of cricket fans is yet to be completed. Find out what the f*** is going on '. "The players involved have been handed down very serious sanctions and they know they must face the conseq...

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  • California county votes to join Donald Trump's 'sanctuary' lawsuit
California county votes to join Donald Trump's 'sanctuary' lawsuit

The Justice Department had earlier welcomed the decision by California's third largest county to join its lawsuit challenging the "sanctuary state" law, officially known as SB 54 , that Democratic-governed California enacted late past year.

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  • Trump's lawyer discussed idea of him pardoning Flynn, Manafort
Trump's lawyer discussed idea of him pardoning Flynn, Manafort

Manafort - who is fighting charges from Mueller that relate to his work prior to joining Trump - left the campaign in August 2016 after reports about questionable payments he received from his work related to Ukraine. It also says that Kilimnik worked for 10 years in the Moscow office of the International Republican Institute, a USA government-fund...

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  • NY auto show: Volkswagen reveals Atlas pickup truck
NY auto show: Volkswagen reveals Atlas pickup truck

E-Mode. The Atlas Cross Sport concept always starts out in the all-electric "E-Mode" provided that the battery is sufficiently charged. Chance of being mass-produced: Done deal. The scope of Atlas appears to be widening with the addition of a five-seat SUV and now, the possibility of a pickup truck. The streamlined body of this vehicle is l...

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  • USA and South Korea agree on revised trade pact with currency provisions
USA and South Korea agree on revised trade pact with currency provisions

And South Korea will double - to 50,000 - the number of US vehicles entering the country annually that don't have to meet Korean safety standards as long as they met USA standards. The Asian country was the third-largest steel exporter to the U.S. past year, after Canada and Brazil. A formal agreement on currency would be unprecedented, but it ...

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  • Syrian army preparing to launch operation in eastern Ghouta
Syrian army preparing to launch operation in eastern Ghouta

On February 18, government forces launched a relentless ground and aerial offensive on the enclave in an attempt to drive out rebel groups who had been in control of the Damascus suburb since mid-2013. Local reports suggest that the Syrian government will return the displaced people to their homes in Eastern Ghouta after the situation there settles...

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  • Joachim Low expects Germany to learn their lesson after losing to Brazil
Joachim Low expects Germany to learn their lesson after losing to Brazil

After Jerome Boateng fumed that "everything" needed improving following Friday's 1-1 draw with Spain , Kroos again put the boot in. "I know [how] we can play and what mentality we have in the team". Even the body language was wrong, said Loew, and when Jesus scored the victor on 38 minutes "we were bad in every department". The five-times world ...

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  • Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hospitalised due to high fever, cough
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hospitalised due to high fever, cough

Israel has no vice prime minister; therefore, if Netanyahu had undergone sedation, a vote would have been taken to declare a temporary premier. "This is a strategic diplomatic move for the State of Israel, and the planning bodies under my jurisdiction will do everything necessary to meet the required timetable", Kahlon said in a statement.

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  • Planned Parenthood Branch Calls For Disney Princess 'Who's Had An Abortion'
Planned Parenthood Branch Calls For Disney Princess 'Who's Had An Abortion'

A vocal portion of the internet was immediately up in arms at the first sentence, chastising Planned Parenthood for their choice of language. It's doubtful that the social media manager who wrote this tweet thinks the world actually needs all of these movies right now.

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  • Tesla: Model X crash was worsened by missing freeway barrier shield
Tesla: Model X crash was worsened by missing freeway barrier shield

Sanford C. Bernstein set a $265.00 price objective on shares of Tesla and gave the company a "neutral" rating in a research note on Wednesday. "The negative outlook reflects the likelihood that Tesla will have to undertake a large, near-term capital raise in order to refund maturing obligations and avoid a liquidity shortfall", Moody's analysts...

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  • Remains Found In Nevada County Could Belong To Missing Hollywood Woman
Remains Found In Nevada County Could Belong To Missing Hollywood Woman

A final cause of death has not yet been determined pending toxicology results, however Shabani's death has been ruled a homicide. Monday, the Nevada County Sheriff's Office says they were contacted by the Los Angeles Police Department about a missing persons case.

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  • Former Disney Channel Star Caroline Sunshine Joins President Trump's White House Staff
Former Disney Channel Star Caroline Sunshine Joins President Trump's White House Staff

She didn't mention Donald Trump but instead quoted Dr. Seuss' The Lorax , "Unless someone like you cares a whole terrible lot, nothing is going to get better". Though Sunshine appears to be the first entertainer hired by the Trump administration, CNN noted that she's far from its first media figure. Others had some fun with her last name, "St...

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  • No winning ticket sold for Mega Millions drawing
No winning ticket sold for Mega Millions drawing

Two tickets, one sold in IL and another in New Jersey, matched the five white balls to win $1 million each. They were sold in IL and New Jersey. Tuesday's winning numbers were 7, 25, 43, 56 and 59. The lottery odds became longer after a rules change in 2015, but the chances to win one of the smaller prizes actually went up. The amount has a...

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  • Vicki Momberg denied bail following sentencing
Vicki Momberg denied bail following sentencing

Justice Minister, Michael Masutha has welcomed the prison sentence. Rugoonandan said it's questionable whether Momberg showed remorse. However, the defence's Kevin Lawlor countered that sentencing must be fair and balanced. "This case warranted direct imprisonment and this case has proven that the rule of law should be respected", he said. "T...

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