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Russian Federation vetoes U.S. draft at Security Council

Russian Federation vetoes U.S. draft at Security Council The cautious approach of the U.S. military cadre is driven by concerns of retaliation from Russian Federation if the USA hit the Assad regime too hard or of it getting dragged into Syria's civil war. "The Council can not allow a situation of uncontrollable escalation to develop in Syria on any front", the seasoned Italian diplomat said. "I urge the Security Council to assume its responsibilities a... [Full Article...]

1st game of Yankees-Tigers doubleheader postponed by rain

1st game of Yankees-Tigers doubleheader postponed by rain Rather than use up two of those days for one game each, both clubs and Major League Baseball have agreed on just holding a doubleheader. It's far from a attractive day for baseball in Detroit , so they'll only play one. No ticket exchange is necessary. The team said that fans unable to attend the rescheduled games may exchange their unused tickets at any time for any future regular season gam... [Full Article...]

Montenegro elects pro-West president Milo Djukanovic, projections show

Montenegro elects pro-West president Milo Djukanovic, projections show With 80 percent of ballots counted, the Center for Monitoring and Research said on Sunday that Djukanovic had won about 53 percent of the vote, ahead of his main opponent Mladen Bojanic with 34 percent. "I agree with Djukanovic that the state is stronger than the mafia". Djukanovic had claimed the opposition wanted to turn the country into a "Russian province" and threaten Montenegro's multicult... [Full Article...]

California woman who drove family off cliff was drunk: sheriff

California woman who drove family off cliff was drunk: sheriff A woman believed to have intentionally driven her wife and children off a cliff in the USA state of California was legally drunk, the local sheriff's office said. Cheryl Hart, who identified herself as a friend of Sarah Hart , called 911 in Clark County on Monday, March 26, anxious because she hadn't been able to reach Sarah since receiving a text message from her at 3 a.m. [Full Article...]

Heavy rainfall, severe storms possible Saturday

Heavy rainfall, severe storms possible Saturday Isolated tornadoes are possible, and hail and heavy rainfall capable of producing flooding also are possible. During a Thursday briefing with local emergency agency officials, weather service meteorologists said they are anxious the rainy system may slow once it arrives in the Shoals, bringing continuous rainfall throughout the day. [Full Article...]

Google AI experiment has you talking to books

Google AI experiment has you talking to books In its Developer Blog , Google writes about the feature that it is "an entirely new way to explore books by starting at the sentence level, rather than the author or topic level". The Verge notes, though, that recipients will still be able to take screenshots or photos of these confidential emails. Unfortunately, for all the precautions included in Gmail's new Confidential Mode , it is impo... [Full Article...]

Assad calls missile strikes an act of 'American aggression'

Assad calls missile strikes an act of 'American aggression' In an early-morning tweet , Trump said the strike was "perfectly carried out" and that "the only way the Fake News Media could demean was by my use of the term "Mission Accomplished". In the United States, Washington and Chicago have both seen anti-war demonstrations. Haley says the fact that Assad was making the use of chemical weapons "more normal and that Russian Federation was covering ... [Full Article...]

Two dogs rescued in house fire Sunday afternoon

Two dogs rescued in house fire Sunday afternoon She said the flames started in a converted garage and spread into the attic. Rutledge said firefighters continued to search for the man's wife who was believed to be unaccounted for at the time. No injuries were reported and the Red Cross will assist the family with temporary shelter. The victim's identity has not yet been released. According to officials, crews were hampered by materials in... [Full Article...]

UN Security Council Rejects Russian Resolution Condemning Syrian Strikes

UN Security Council Rejects Russian Resolution Condemning Syrian Strikes The Democratic support ranges from full-throated endorsements to tepid backing, but most Democrats running for the Senate in 2018 for now back the strikes . "These are big things the president's been focused on", Sanders said. He tweeted , hailing the strikes as "perfectly executed". While Trump announced the "precision strikes" in Syria, Trudeau has ruled out any Canadian participation. [Full Article...]

Brexit opponents to call for referendum on final exit deal

Brexit opponents to call for referendum on final exit deal Anne Weyman, vice chair of Britain for Europe, stated: "We may come from different political parties, different traditions and different groups, but we are united by our desire for the people to have their say on the Brexit deal and we are determined to make sure their voice is heard loud and clear". [Full Article...]

Sydney bushfire downgraded to 'Advice' level

Sydney bushfire downgraded to 'Advice' level Police monitor for threats to homes as a bushfire threatens properties in several suburbs on Sunday. On Sunday, more than 500 firefighters in nearly 100 fire trucks, along with 15 aircraft, battled the blaze throughout the day. NSW RFS Deputy Commissioner Rob Rogers said two giant aircraft, the DC10 Nancybird and the C130 Hercules "Thor" - normally used for aerial water bombing - were not availa... [Full Article...]

New US sanctions will hurt Washington and Europe more than Russian Federation: lawmaker

New US sanctions will hurt Washington and Europe more than Russian Federation: lawmaker Russian Federation has dismissed the purported chemical attack as fake and strongly warned the US and its allies against launching a military strike in Syria . The Russian Foreign Ministry also said that following Syrian rebels' withdrawal from eastern Ghouta, stockpiles of chemical agents were found there. [Full Article...]

Crews respond to rapidly spreading brush fire

Crews respond to rapidly spreading brush fire Seymour Volunteer Fire Department also activated the Wildland Task Force to help. Middlesex fire crews were already on the scene of a mower on fire on Kyle Road when the call came in. The cause and origin of the fire are still unknown. Several brush fires had been reported in Allegheny County, a dispatcher said. Kuniyoshi praised a quick response from multiple agencies for putting out the fi... [Full Article...]

Eastern Ghouta completely liberates - Syrian Army

Eastern Ghouta completely liberates - Syrian Army The government forces launched their offensive against eastern Ghouta in February, backed by Russian firepower. "All the terrorists have left Douma city, their last bastion in eastern Ghouta", the statement said. The Syrian government has accused Washington of seeking to use it as a pretext for attacking. Assad's government, which has denied using chemical weapons, claims the US-led strikes vi... [Full Article...]

Paul Ryan stuns Republicans by quitting Capitol Hill

Paul Ryan stuns Republicans by quitting Capitol Hill He became speaker in 2015 only because he was an acceptable compromise between warring Republican factions. "Well, he has the authority under the existing AUMF", Ryan said Thursday, adding later, "With respect to the authorities, the existing AUMF. [Full Article...]

Trump blasts Comey as details emerge from scathing book

Trump blasts Comey as details emerge from scathing book The book also includes some personal jabs at Trump, including references to the size of his hands and calling his face "slightly orange". Trump did, however, tie the firing to a Russian Federation probe that Comey was leading in a May interview with NBC's Lester Holt. [Full Article...]

Here's what we learned about Trump from passages of Comey's new book

Here's what we learned about Trump from passages of Comey's new book Trump renewed his attacks on Comey on Sunday morning, calling him a " Slimeball " and accusing him of " many lies ". In addition, Comey says he and the president sparred over Trump's complimentary words regarding Vladimir Putin and his suggestion in an interview that the US was also guilty of illegal killings. [Full Article...]

Donald Trump is losing it on Twitter over James Comey

Donald Trump is losing it on Twitter over James Comey In a clip released Saturday by ABC News, George Stephanopoulos asks Comey about his motivations in revealing that information to Congress. As final preparations were being made for the Syria strikes on Friday, Trump still found a moment to phone Michael Cohen, his attorney, to check in. [Full Article...]

Ailing Former First Lady Barbara Bush Halts Treatment, Is Seeking 'Comfort Care'

Ailing Former First Lady Barbara Bush Halts Treatment, Is Seeking 'Comfort Care' Although it's not yet known was Barbara's health condition is, people are already sending her their well-wishes on social media. She has always been considered the rock at the centre of one of America's most prominent political families, as the wife of a president, the mother of another, George W. [Full Article...]

Comey: Assumption of Clinton victory factored into email probe announcement

Comey: Assumption of Clinton victory factored into email probe announcement Comey is lying when he said he was, quote, "obligated" to write that letter because he promised Congress". US President Donald Trump has taken to Twitter to comment on the new revelations made by James Comey on the scandal, surrounding Hillary Clinton's emails in the run-up to the release of the ex-FBI chief's new book, Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies, and Leadership. [Full Article...]


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