Criticism of U.S. sanctions returns in Iran after natural disaster

President Hassan Rouhani, visiting the region, said state-built houses suffered more damage, and those responsible would be held accountable. He said his children have slept outdoor in the freezing cold since Sunday. The website also told Kangarl... More..

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Twitter Begins Removing Verification From Certain Users
by | Friday, November 17, 2017

Twitter Begins Removing Verification From Certain Users

Some of the country's most prominent white nationalists accused Twitter of censorship on Wednesday after the social media site retracted the verified status of their accounts. The company emailed those users...More..

Australian minister blames hackers over Twitter porn 'like'
by | Friday, November 17, 2017

Australian minister blames hackers over Twitter porn 'like'

One person told Pyne: 'It's quite serious if the accounts of the Minister for Defence Industry have been compromised. At 2am yesterday, Mr Pyne's Twitter account "liked" a video, from the account "XxxPornGay"...More..

Sheriff's Panties in a Twist Over Truck With Anti-Trump Message
by | Friday, November 17, 2017

Sheriff's Panties in a Twist Over Truck With Anti-Trump Message

The Facebook post has since been deleted after receiving nearly 20,000 comments and more than 10,000 shares, but no license plate number was visible in the photo. It reads, in part, "Uses abusive, indecent, pro...More..

Three UN agencies urge Saudi-led coalition to lift Yemen blockade
by | Friday, November 17, 2017

Three UN agencies urge Saudi-led coalition to lift Yemen blockade

Hedile noted the first flight carrying 218 passengers took off today. The coalition said it closed the ports and borders to stop the flow of arms from Iran to the Houthis. In this April, 13, 2017 photo, Yemen...More..

Carlo Cracco perde una stella Michelin: annuncio shock al Regio di Parma
by | Friday, November 17, 2017

Carlo Cracco perde una stella Michelin: annuncio shock al Regio di Parma

Una stella 306 ristoranti (22 novità), due stelle 41 ristoranti (3 novità), tre stelle 9 ristoranti (1 novità). Due stelle sono state assegnate al corregionale, ancora di San Cassiano , La Sirol...More..

Judge Declares a Mistrial in Senator Menendez's Bribery Trial
by | Friday, November 17, 2017

Judge Declares a Mistrial in Senator Menendez's Bribery Trial

District Judge William Walls threw in the towel. Both men denied the allegations. Bob Menendez on Thursday after jurors informed him they were intractably deadlocked. Menendez was facing potential punishment...More..

Broadcaster accuses Senator Al Franken of sexual harassment
by | Friday, November 17, 2017

Broadcaster accuses Senator Al Franken of sexual harassment

Franken said in a statement that Tweeden's account of the skit did not match his memory. Tweeden resisted, but eventually said "ok" to get Franken to stop his insisting. McConnell , the Republican leader, o...More..

Trump urges United Nations council to renew Syria chemical arms inquiry
by | Friday, November 17, 2017

Trump urges United Nations council to renew Syria chemical arms inquiry

United Nations diplomats said they were expecting a Russian veto of the U.S. text during the council meeting scheduled for 3:00 pm (2000 GMT). The 15-nation council was due to vote on Thursday on rival US and...More..

Xi's Special Envoy to Visit N.Korea
by | Friday, November 17, 2017

Xi's Special Envoy to Visit N.Korea

During his Asia trip, while Trump maintained absolute United States opposition to North Korea's nuclear program and the threat of heavy retaliation for any actions against the U.S. Rodong Sinmun is the officia...More..

Trump Administration Reverses Ban on Elephant Trophy Imports
by | Friday, November 17, 2017

Trump Administration Reverses Ban on Elephant Trophy Imports

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service confirmed the change, saying it will begin issuing permits for elephant trophies from Zimbabwe and Zambia - even though the creatures are listed under the Endangered Spec...More..

North Korea 'sentences Donald Trump to death' in state newspaper editorial
by | Friday, November 17, 2017

North Korea 'sentences Donald Trump to death' in state newspaper editorial

Suzanne DiMaggio, a senior fellow at the New America Foundation who has been engaged in "Track 1.5" dialogue with North Korean Foreign Ministry officials, told Politico , "They want to know if [Trump is] insan...More..

Same-sex marriage bill introduced to parliament as rival bill gets scrapped
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Same-sex marriage bill introduced to parliament as rival bill gets scrapped

Mr Brandis said parliament would start the debate on same-sex marriage legalisation with Senator Smith's bill, if a "yes" vote is victorious. The notice of motion in parliament proposed by West Australian Dea...More..

Escaped Mental Patient From Hawaii Arrested In Stockton
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Escaped Mental Patient From Hawaii Arrested In Stockton

Marshals Service have been searching for Saito since news that he'd fled to the Bay Area began to circulate. Tam thought that someone with a violent past like Saito should closely monitored. Saito has sought ...More..

Greek life suspended after Texas State sophomore found dead in pledging incident
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Greek life suspended after Texas State sophomore found dead in pledging incident

Matthew Ellis, a Pi Kappa Phi pledge, was found unresponsive on Monday morning after attending a private fraternity event at an apartment on Sunday night, authorities said. It is not clear if they are members...More..

5 dead after shooting at elementary school in Northern California
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

5 dead after shooting at elementary school in Northern California

A shooter opened fire around 8 AM local time at a home in Rancho Tehama , north of Sacramento , before wounding at least three students at the Rancho Tehama Elementary School . The elementary school "is ...More..

Roy Moore trails in poll by Senate GOP campaign arm
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Roy Moore trails in poll by Senate GOP campaign arm

His allies charge the allegations are coming to light only now because Moore is on the verge of being elected as one of Alabama's USA senators. Behind the scenes, aides described Trump as vexed by the Moore...More..

Pope Francis receives white-and-gold Lamborghini Huracan for charity auction
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Pope Francis receives white-and-gold Lamborghini Huracan for charity auction

Francis, however, quickly opted to sell the vehicle and continue driving around his black Fiat 500 " Popemobile " instead. Francis was given a specially prepared Huracan model, and the unusual gift was presen...More..

Cut and paste? The internet wonders if President Trump confused mass shootings
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Cut and paste? The internet wonders if President Trump confused mass shootings

But a shooting at an elementary school in Northern California , which left four people dead and at least 10 more injured , including a young student, did occur on Tuesday-which is presumably what Trump meant ...More..

Israel operations will continue in Syria as needed, PM says
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Israel operations will continue in Syria as needed, PM says

Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman said in a statement , "We hold the Syrian regime responsible for any firing or breach of sovereignty and call on it to hold back all players active in its territory"....More..