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Netanyahu associate to testify in corruption probe

But he is also deeply embroiled in two other corruption cases. Netanyahu and his wife, Sara, have always been saddled with a penchant for expensive tastes and...


Actor Chevy Chase 'kicked' in NY road rage attack

New York State police are being quoted in a story about Chase chasing another driver who supposedly cut him off February 9 on northbound Interstate 87. The driv...


Deputies Start Carrying Rifles In Schools In Broward County, Florida

The schools' leader was also complimentary of students who have become gun control advocates since the shooting that claimed the lives of 17 of their colleagues...


Bitcoin is rising again - but why?

In case of banks and credit card companies there is a possibility to reverse transactions and hence money could be returned; however in case of bitcoin and ot...


Murphy and Three Other Governors Form Gun Safety Coalition

New Jersey, and Governor Gina Raimondo , (D) Rhode Island say their states will work together to put in place common sense gun controls where they feel the f...


Ed Sheeran, Foo Fighters, Dua Lipa More

In addition to Best Album, Dua was nominated for British Solo Female Artist, British Artist Video of the Year , British Breakthrough Act , and British Si...


Hundreds gather on Higgins Ave. Bridge during school walkout

Students from California to Washington D.C., held walkouts in solidarity with the survivors from the Florida high school. The teenagers were also joined by ...


Did CNN Give a Parkland Shooting Survivor Scripted Questions?

Colton Haab , a junior at Marjory Stoneman Douglas, told WPLG-10 that he was invited to speak at the town hall, but ultimately refused, calling it an entirel...


Lindsey Vonn Wins Bronze In Downhill At Pyeongchange Winter Olympics

Coming in third behind Italian victor Sofia Goggia and silver medalist Ragnhild Mowinckel of Norway, Vonn confirmed that it was her last ever Olympic down...


Top Vatican abuse investigator taken to hospital in Chile

The Archdiocese of Malta announced the news in a brief statement February 21, saying Scicluna was admitted to the San Carlos de Apoquindo Hospital in Santiago...


LHS students take walk in support of Parkland

Students organizing the walkouts at their various high schools intend to meet with administrators once classes are back in session next week. Holly Welborn, p...


Gun Debate: Arm teachers or change gun laws?

The aftermath of the Marjory Stoneman High School shooting. "I am a survivor", Julia Cordover, a senior class president at the Florida high school, told Tr...


Far-right conspiracy theorists target Florida shooting survivors

Hogg's father is a former Federal Bureau of Investigation agent - a detail that conspiracy theorists pounced on because the Federal Bureau of Investigation is...


Flood warning in effect until Wednesday morning for Chicago Area

Earlier in the day, meteorologist Tim Gross of the National Weather Service, Davenport, said there was not a lot of confidence that river would have reached the...


Pence blasts media for 'fawning' North Korean coverage

The official said South Korea had informed the United States of the visit and they were in talks about Kim Yong Chol's entry into the South. Following the...


Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny briefly detained before election

The legal manoeuvring was widely interpreted as a precautionary measure, meant to ensure that Navalny could be safely tucked away, if need be, in the prelude to...


Saudi Arabia to build opera house in Riyadh

The city, a gateway for millions of Muslim pilgrims from around the world, is seen as more liberal and ethnically diverse than the landlocked capital of Riyadh....


Wildcard Reilly Opelka topples Jack Sock in Delray Beach Open

Raonic has some unfinished business in Delray Beach. He withstood 11 aces from the Canadian - a former world number three now ranked 32nd - and surrendered only...


'Assault' case: Two AAP MLAs sent to 14-day judicial custody

Medical examination reports on Wednesday revealed injuries both on the Chief Secretary and the Minister's aide. The Chief Secretary paid a visit to the Prim...


Mass. Students Are Organizing Walkouts, Calling For Change In Gun Laws

A call in Bemidji, Minn., to join a planned nationwide protest over school shootings did not survive a school superintendent's review, the Bemidji Pioneer re...


Sands out, Parx in for latest mini-casino license

The latest bid replaces one made Wednesday by Las Vegas Sands to build a $9. 9 million gaming facility within a fifteen-mile radius of Hempfield Township in ...


MP posts cryptic tweet on Nationals leadership

Broad's decision to force a structured internal discussion of Joyce's leadership follows a fortnight of internal convulsions within the Nationals, including an...


Russian Doping Scandal is Good News For Marc Roberge's Band

It is a new blow to the olympics and Russian Federation, shown on the finger for the past two years and the revelations of the report McLaren on cheating orga...


Brit Awards: Liam Gallagher Pays Tribute to Manchester Bomb Victims

One Love Manchester was arranged in support of the We Love Manchester Emergency Fund, which went towards helping the victims of those who died, as well as the ...


Featuring VP Pence, NRA President Wayne LaPierre, and Marion Le Pen

Amid a new national debate over gun rights, the leader of America's largest pro-Second Amendment group made an unscheduled speech Thursday at a giant convention...


Aurora Investment Counsel Purchases New Stake in Walt Disney Co (DIS)

Investors who are keeping close eye on the stock of The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS ) established that the company was able to keep return on investment at...


Parkland shooter's caretakers: 'We had a monster living under our roof'

Junior Dana Craig said she told school security about threats Cruz made against her. He reportedly left a suburban Palm Beach County mobile home where he had ...


Trump tells Cornyn he's open to tweaking gun background check system

The act would give states incentives to upload information about people who are prohibited from buying a gun, such as convicted criminals and people who have ...


Iran says nuclear deal is 'worst ever' - and it's Trump's fault

Iran warned that the collapse of the deal would thrust the world into another nuclear crisis. Speaking in the British capital, Abbas Araghchi also said that P...


Anthony Davis plots his future, with and without the Pelicans

The Pelicans were 27-21 with Cousins in the lineup, but they have gone 4-5 without him. "No, it's not. I have done that before and no one talks about it, no...


In President Donald Trump's notes

Rubio said he does not support arming teachers and Nelson agreed, saying Trump's suggestion on arming them was "a awful idea". He also promised to improve bac...


China to investigate suspected violation of United Nations sanctions on North Korea

On Thursday, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Geng Shuang told reporters that Beijing is paying great attention to the allegation and investigating it. He ...


30 public sector and co-op banks are susceptible to PNB-like fraud

Rajesh Jindal, who was the head of the Brady House, Mumbai , branch of the bank during 2009-11, was taken into custody last night, they said. On Wednesday, t...


Ryan Reynolds just bought himself a gin company

Aviation is in a completely different league and I couldn't be prouder to be a part of the company". "He wholeheartedly embodies the authentic, original spirit...


Callum Smith set to fight Nieky Holzken after Juergen Braehmer withdraws

It is the first time in either of the eight-man World Boxing Super Series tournaments, taking place at super-middleweight and cruiserweight this season, has s...


South Korean women looking to make more curling history in semifinals

Also winning gold in the women's snowboarding division was Jamie Anderson as she found herself a gold medal in the women's slopestyle event for the second s...


Meghan Markle and Prince Harry at centre of anthrax scare

Officers from the Met's counter-terrorism command were called in after the letter was received at St James's Palace, for sorting, on February 12, the Standard ...


Avani Chaturvedi becomes first Indian woman to fly fighter aircraft

She was born in Madhya Pradesh's Satna and completed her schooling from Adarsh Higher Secondary School, Rewa. "It is a unique achievement for Indian Air Force...


Netflix's Sabrina the Teenage Witch reboot has cast their Aunt Zelda

TV. In this new version Sabrina Spellman is half-human and half-witch, and she is just beginning her dark education as a sorceress. The Chilling Advent...


British Gas owner to cut 2100 more jobs as profits drop

British Gas owner Centrica PLC (LON: CNA ) saw its gain almost 6% on Thursday despite what it described as a "weak" second half, with full-year adjusted earnin...


US President Donald Trump endorses guns for teachers to stop shootings

One of the students, Cameron Kasky , tweeted after the listening session that he, student organizer Emma Gonzalez and the other Parkland students calling f...


'SHS' school threat: Hoax message prompts concerns in Alabama, around country

The Sterlington Police Department has notified the public a threat towards SHS. Springfield police said the 15-year-old sent the threatening message through S...


Hate groups proliferate in Trump's first year, watchdog says

Aside from hate groups, the SPLC identified 689 active antigovernment groups that comprised the "Patriot" movement in 2017, up from 623. Four of Ohio's Na...


PSL 2018 talking points: Darren Sammy the darling, Shahid Afridi the danger

DG ISPR took to the official twitter handle and wished good luck to PCB and the teams participating in third edition of this league which commences today. "I h...


New York Rangers trade Nick Holden to the Bruins

The 24-year-old defenseman is from Massapequa, New York. Besides captain Zdeno Chara (6-9, 255), the lefties playing regularly on the Bruins' blue line are Tore...


Bahrain rights activist sentenced to five years in prison

The new convictions were for "insulting a neighbouring country" and "insulting national institutions" in comments posted on Twitter, activists said. "Rajab shou...


Cinemark makes change to bag policy

So far, only Cinemark has declared an official policy. Medical bags and diaper bags are an exception to the rule and will continue to be allowed but may be ...


Tinder login flaw granted account access to anyone with your phone number

Conveniently enough, Account Kit also had a bug in which an attacker could have gained access to any user's Account Kit simply by using their phone number. He u...


Trump moves to outlaw 'bump stocks,' considers other steps after Florida shooting

It stops here with this administration and me. U.S. President Donald Trump hosted a discussion at the White House on Wednesday with a group of over 40 peo...


Lecturers keep students in dark on strikes to increase disruption

More than a million students are expected to miss out on around 565,000 hours of teaching as a result of the walkout, says the Evening Standard , which began ...