Minnesota officer to appear in court in fatal shooting

Choi said in a morning news conference that he has concluded that the use of deadly force by St. Anthony Officer Jeronimo Yanez "was not justified and that sufficient facts exist to prove this to be true". The complaint states that Kauser did not tou... More..

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by | Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Timeline of events in police shooting of Philando Castile

Sean Gormley, executive director of the union representing St. Anthony officers, said in a statement to the Times that "it's important to remember that officer Yanez is innocent of these charges until proven ...More..

Tsunami warning issued after quake off Fukushima in Japan
by | Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Tsunami warning issued after quake off Fukushima in Japan

The Japan Meteorological Agency says the quake struck around 6 a.m at a depth of 10 kilometers (6 miles). Residents have been urged to flee, with a three metre tsunami seen about 20km off the coast of Fukus...More..

Singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen dead at 82
by | Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen dead at 82

It added that during this period of grieving, the family of the music legend would like to keep their privacy. "Know that I am so close behind you that if you stretch out your hand, I think you can reach mine...More..

Delhi smog: NGT slams AAP Government, report to be submitted tomorrow
by | Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Delhi smog: NGT slams AAP Government, report to be submitted tomorrow

The government has also made a decision to take tough action against open burning of leaves and other waste where officers concerned would be held accountable for any lapses in their respective areas of jurisdi...More..

Kansas beats Texas for first time since 1938, 24-21 in OT
by | Monday, November 21, 2016

Kansas beats Texas for first time since 1938, 24-21 in OT

But Strong said before the season, "No more excuses". Well we had no idea that Notre Dame would end up with a 4-7 record. Looking ahead: The Jayhawks will end their season with an 11 a.m. Strong restock...More..

Du Plessis reveals Aussies' BIG mistake post Hobart Test victory
by | Monday, November 21, 2016

Du Plessis reveals Aussies' BIG mistake post Hobart Test victory

LEST WE FORGET England's cricketers wear a poppy on their shirts against India.so why can't our footballers? Cricket Australia has held crisis talks in Hobart following Australia's poor performance in th...More..

by | Monday, November 21, 2016

Freeze warning issued for Oklahoma City Saturday night

Sunday's predicted high is 48 degrees with wind gusts up to 28 miles per hour. Sunday's high wasn't expected to quite reach 50 degrees, and the lows were forecast to plummet into the 20s through Tuesday...More..

by | Monday, November 21, 2016

"Swindling" Donald Trump Settles Trump University Suit For Millions Before Trial

Meantime Mr Trump's legal settlement, described by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman as a "stunning reversal by Donald Trump", involves students who paid up to $US35,000 to enroll in Trump Universi...More..

by | Monday, November 21, 2016

Bernie Sanders Calls on Donald Trump to Rescind Stephen Bannon's Position

Our Revolution , a political action organization that promotes progressive politics, live-streamed the Sanders speech on Facebook. "The first thing that will be resolved - pretty quickly - is whether or not...More..

by | Monday, November 21, 2016

Republicans on course to retain Congress

Duckworth, 48, is a double-amputee Iraq War veteran. Ryan is expected to easily hold the House majority, though it almost certainly will shrink by a dozen or so seats. Snatching control of the Senate would ha...More..

Australia-US refugee deal not discussed with Trump: PM
by | Monday, November 21, 2016

Australia-US refugee deal not discussed with Trump: PM

It will not be repeated. Anyone who comes to those regional processing centres in the future will not be eligible for this deal. Australian governments have grappled for years with how to deal with illegal as...More..

Obama gathers key Europe leaders amid questions about Trump
by | Monday, November 21, 2016

Obama gathers key Europe leaders amid questions about Trump

Obama said countries across Europe as well as the United States were confronting populist movements based on a fear of intruding global forces, arguing people "are less certain of their national identities or t...More..

by | Monday, November 21, 2016

House Republicans nominate Paul Ryan to be re-elected as speaker

Closed-door House GOP leadership elections were slated to take place on November 15, and Ryan was expected to prevail and return as speaker despite some rumblings of discontent among conservatives. "He's please...More..

by | Monday, November 21, 2016

Henrik Stenson Wins His 2nd Race to Dubai Title

He is just the 12th golfer to have won this award multiple times. If the leader board holds, Stenson would win the year-long points race for the second time (2013) in his career. One of those next five was the ...More..

Powerball results for 11/19/16 drawing; no winners raise jackpot to $359M
by | Monday, November 21, 2016

Powerball results for 11/19/16 drawing; no winners raise jackpot to $359M

The largest ever lottery prize of $1.6 billion was split between three winning tickets in January. If no one hits the jackpot Saturday night, the next drawing on Wednesday would be among the 20 largest. Power...More..

Obama: Democratic Party Needs To Reflect, 'Show Up Everywhere'
by | Monday, November 21, 2016

Obama: Democratic Party Needs To Reflect, 'Show Up Everywhere'

But it seems certain to abandon or dismantle much of Obama's legacy in policy and programs. And he was blessed with an absolutely abysmal opponent. As expected, there was a more qualified welcome for Trump fr...More..

Turkish-backed fighters close to taking al-Bab
by | Monday, November 21, 2016

Turkish-backed fighters close to taking al-Bab

The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says at least 19 were killed, including seven women and three children, many from the same families. Washington said it had received reports that the latest...More..

by | Monday, November 21, 2016

Sanctuary city mayors dig in for fight with Trump administration

With Donald Trump preparing to take office and possibly implement a number of anti-immigrant campaign pledges , cities from Los Angeles to NY are digging in. "We also have to deal with the unintended effect ...More..

by | Sunday, November 20, 2016

Trump says he'll work for "just, lasting" Mid-East peace

Officials said Abe and Trump also confirmed their resolve to cooperate in ensuring peace and stability in the Asia-Pacific region, but did not discuss the trans-Pacific trade pact and other contentious is...More..