• Fighting erupts in Nagorno-Karabakh, casualties reported
Fighting erupts in Nagorno-Karabakh, casualties reported

Earlier, the defense ministry reported about a night military clash in the conflict zone that resulted in casualties for Azerbaijan's forces. "We invite Armenia to follow the cease-fire rules and expect that heavy clashes will not occur again".

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  • Better to be an atheist than a hypocritical Catholic: Pope Francis
Better to be an atheist than a hypocritical Catholic: Pope Francis

He said: "The Lord has redeemed all of us, all of us, with the Blood of Christ: all of us, not just Catholics". Pope Francis has delivered an impromptu critique to members of his own church, suggesting it would be better for some to be atheist than Catholic.

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  • Jayalalithaa's niece Deepa Jayakumar launches 'MGR Amma Deepa Peravai'
Jayalalithaa's niece Deepa Jayakumar launches 'MGR Amma Deepa Peravai'

Deepa recalled that she used to visit Jayalalithaa every year on her birthday to seek her blessings. "If there are attempts to remove her portraits, the people of Tamil Nadu and AIADMK supporters will create a situation where there will be no place without a portrait of Amma ", he said in an apparent hint that AIADMK will continue to sweep elect...

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  • No, Iceland's President Is Not Banning Pineapple on Pizza
No, Iceland's President Is Not Banning Pineapple on Pizza

Jóhannesson, publicly denounced the use of pineapple as a pizza topping , going so far as to say that if he could pass laws on his own, he would ban the topping's recreational use altogether. "I do not have the power to make laws which forbid people to put pineapples on their pizza. I would not want to live in such a country". Johannesson, a for...

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  • Passengers Shout 'This Is Not Trump's America' To Racist On Plane
Passengers Shout 'This Is Not Trump's America' To Racist On Plane

As the pair was putting their carryon bags in the overhead compartments, the racist passenger allegedly asked them twice if they were carrying bombs in their luggage. Lyn praised United Airlines in the description of her Facebook post, writing that the airlines did the right thing for kicking the man and woman off of her flight.

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  • After Charleston, Dylann Roof headed for 2nd AME church, documents say
After Charleston, Dylann Roof headed for 2nd AME church, documents say

The Branch AME church also held a Wednesday night Bible study, according to the documents, ABC said, but the study may have been over by the time he got to the church. But Berry told the Charleston newspaper that he was unsettled by the news. Dylann Roof in his first court appearance. He had driven past the same church four months before, accor...

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  • New Trump Memo Paves The Way For Mass Deportations
New Trump Memo Paves The Way For Mass Deportations

The directives seek to expand partnerships with local law enforcement agencies to apprehend immigrants without legal permission to be in the country, hire 10,000 new Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers and 5,000 new Border Patrol agents and broaden expedited deportations , now limited to those in the country two weeks or less, to t...

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  • Bao Bao Leaves DC Zoo, Loaded Onto 777 Dubbed 'Panda Express'
Bao Bao Leaves DC Zoo, Loaded Onto 777 Dubbed 'Panda Express'

The cub won't have to worry about finding overhead bin space or dealing with a talkative seatmate on the 16-hour, nonstop flight. Keeper Marty Dearie will remain with Bao Bao for three days while she acclimates to her new home. At 1:28 p.m., ABC 7's Richard Reeve posted footage on Twitter of Bao Bao being loaded into the plane that would take her b...

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  • Utahns turn out for Not My President's Day rally
Utahns turn out for Not My President's Day rally

Protesters dressed in black and listened as a eulogy was delivered for the American presidency. Drummers also led crowds into rhythmic chants of "Love!" The Trump regime has got to fall'. Protesters in Washington, DC. In Atlanta , anti-Trump organizers are planning an "ImPEACH Now" protest march. Suzanne Martley was the chief organizer of th...

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  • First reviews suggest that Logan is the best Wolverine movie yet
First reviews suggest that Logan is the best Wolverine movie yet

But then he opened the door for a fresh X-Men spin-off, centred on the X-23 character who is introduced in the new film. " Logan is a forthright, muscular movie which preserves the X-Men's unusual, exotic idealism", he wrote in his four star review.

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  • Pakistan army summons Afghan diplomats, demand actions against 76 terrorists
Pakistan army summons Afghan diplomats, demand actions against 76 terrorists

LEAs killed 32 terrorists in a crackdown against terrorists after Sehwan Hazrat Lal Shahbaz Qalandar shrine blast. In a tweet, DG ISPR Maj-Gen Asif Ghafoor said the border was closed with immediate effect till further orders due to security reasons.

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  • General Motors in talks to sell Vauxhall and Opel
General Motors in talks to sell Vauxhall and Opel

The president of General Motors, Dan Ammann, flew into London to hold talks with Business Secretary Greg Clark and Mr McCluskey amid reports that GM is looking to sell its loss-making European operation to Peugeot owner PSA Group. GM has not posted a full-year profit in its European operations since 1999. Experts immediately sounded a warning on ...

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  • Middle East too important for Trump treatment
Middle East too important for Trump treatment

And while he urged Netanyahu to "hold back" from building Jewish settlements for a "little bit", Trump broke with worldwide consensus insisting on a future that included a Palestinian state alongside Israel. but it is the parties themselves who must directly negotiate such an agreement". One month ago, USA officials joined diplomats from so...

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  • Andrew Puzder Withdraws Labor Secretary Nomination
Andrew Puzder Withdraws Labor Secretary Nomination

Still recovering from the abrupt resignation of former national security adviser Michael Flynn, the White House is now tasked with replacing the controversial Labour Department candidate. "It's time for President Trump to stop looking out for his billionaire buddies, and name a Secretary of Labor who will stand up for workers". Acosta's famil...

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  • Monopoly's thimble goes the way of the dodo
Monopoly's thimble goes the way of the dodo

Voting ran from January 10 to January 31, and participants could pick their eight favorite pieces from a total of 64: 56 new ones along with all the originals. The month-long fan vote has ended, and the thimble did not make the top eight, meaning it will be stricken from upcoming versions of the game. Most recently, Hasbro released a cashless v...

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  • Trump's national security adviser Flynn trying to survive crisis
Trump's national security adviser Flynn trying to survive crisis

Late Tuesday, the New York Times reported that USA agencies had intercepted phone calls past year between Russian intelligence officials and members of Trump's 2016 campaign team. Senators from both sides of the aisle are expressing concern over reports that Donald Trump's campaign had contact with potential Russian operatives - arguing thi...

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  • More than 680 arrested in targeted nationwide ICE operations
More than 680 arrested in targeted nationwide ICE operations

The report released by the nonpartisan Pew Research Center estimates more than 2 million immigrants in the country illegally lived in the two areas in 2014. "They're terrified", Gerry Chapman said. For instance, last week's ICE arrests included "collateral damage", or people who were picked up despite not being targeted in the operations - becaus...

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  • Will Oprah Video of Battered Ex-Wife Sink Trump's Labor Secretary Nominee?
Will Oprah Video of Battered Ex-Wife Sink Trump's Labor Secretary Nominee?

Before his withdrawal, GOP leaders were urging the White house to pull the nomination when four Republicans said they would cast no votes and as many as 12 were ready to bolt, according to CNN . Some conservatives have also taken issue with Puzder's immigration stance, saying it is at odds with Trump. Susan Collins - both of whom sit on the comm...

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  • IHC imposes ban on celebrations of Valetine's Day
IHC imposes ban on celebrations of Valetine's Day

Iran: While some choose to still celebrate the holiday, participating in Valentine's Day was looked down upon for being a "Western custom", The Economist reported in 2013. They issued the order Monday to go in immediate effect. Cities and countries around the world have banned the celebration of the romantic holiday, more recently, the capital...

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  • Justice Department Asks Seattle Judge to Defer Action on Trump Order
Justice Department Asks Seattle Judge to Defer Action on Trump Order

Score round one for the army of activist open borders judges and lawyers Trump will face at every turn. If Trump wins with an en banc ruling, it will be a significant victory for the executive administration and will be valuable to the Ninth Circuit's weakening reputation for legitimacy and fairness.

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  • European Parliament backs controversial Canadian trade deal
European Parliament backs controversial Canadian trade deal

The European Parliament has voted in favour of a controversial trade deal between the EU and Canada . And unlike classic trade deals, CETA harmonizes regulations on matters such as health and the environment, a major concern for activists.

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  • Two Young Girls Fight For Their Lives After Weekend Shootings in Chicago
Two Young Girls Fight For Their Lives After Weekend Shootings in Chicago

The child, described by loved ones as "always smiling", is now fighting for her life after being shot in the head by a stray bullet. According to police, neither child was the intended target of the shootings. Kanari remained on life support Tuesday morning at Stroger Hospital. "Hopefully, she can pull though", she said. Every day her medical bil...

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  • North Korea releases missile launch footage
North Korea releases missile launch footage

The United States, Japan and South Korea have requested urgent United Nations Security Council consultations on North Korea's launch of a ballistic missile on Sunday. In a statement , the spokesman for the United Nations secretary-general condemned the missile launch, saying North Korea's action "is a further troubling violation of Security Co...

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  • After Meeting Canadian Prime Minister, Trump Talks Of Tweaking NAFTA
After Meeting Canadian Prime Minister, Trump Talks Of Tweaking NAFTA

Calling relations between the USA and Canadian neighbors "pretty complex", Trudeau opened the press conference with assurances that "we won't always agree on everything" but will "navigate those complexities" and "remain allies and friends".

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  • Hamburg airport evacuated and 50 treated over 'substance in air'
Hamburg airport evacuated and 50 treated over 'substance in air'

Flights have resumed at Hamburg Airport , after an "unknown hazardous material" believed now to be pepper spray, spread through the air ventilation system forcing authorities to evacuate the airport. As The Washington Post reported, police said there was "no evidence" that this event could be related to a terrorist attack. Flights were halted ...

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