Benedict, Pope emeritus: I am on a pilgrimage towards Home

He shocked the world when he announced his resignation February 11, 2013, declaring that the See of Peter would be vacant as of 8 p.m. on February 28. In closing, he expresses his gratitude, and assures everyone of his prayers. The pope emeritus vo... More..

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Police Arrest Man Wanted For Detroit Sex Assaults, Widely-Shared Child Porn
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Police Arrest Man Wanted For Detroit Sex Assaults, Widely-Shared Child Porn

Facebook also says it disables accounts that share child pornography; it is unclear how the video allegedly created and uploaded by Moore proliferated so widely. Moore, who lives in the Millbrook area, turned h...More..

Dozens dead in regime strikes on Syria rebel enclave
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Dozens dead in regime strikes on Syria rebel enclave

He said the same step should also be made with the Turkish Bar Association (TBB), the country's main grouping of lawyers, which has on occasion been bitterly critical of Erdogan. Turkey launched its offensiv...More..

Pakistani Taliban claim attack that killed 11 soldiers
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Pakistani Taliban claim attack that killed 11 soldiers

Sources claimed that the attacker targetted soldiers in a ground where they were playing volleyball. General Bajwa later visited the Combined Military Hospital (CMH) in the provincial capital to meet the injure...More..

SOUTH AFRICA: Zuma future in balance as ANC leaders meet
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

SOUTH AFRICA: Zuma future in balance as ANC leaders meet

Other options for his removal include impeachment proceedings in parliament or a vote on an opposition-sponsored motion of no confidence that is scheduled for February 22. They are said to have failed to convin...More..

Norovirus outbreak hits Winter Olympics, sidelines 1200 security guards
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Norovirus outbreak hits Winter Olympics, sidelines 1200 security guards

In South Korea, Pence will visit a memorial to the 46 South Korean sailors killed in a 2010 torpedo attack attributed to the North, and hold meetings with President Moon Jae-in. As his guest for the opening cer...More..

Palestine Liberation Organization calls for cutting ties with Israel
by | Monday, February 05, 2018

Palestine Liberation Organization calls for cutting ties with Israel

This time, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas will attend the session, an unusual move that Israel's United Nations ambassador, Danny Danon says will put an end to any possibility of future peace t...More..

Germany win Davis Cup tie against Australia
by | Monday, February 05, 2018

Germany win Davis Cup tie against Australia

Given his form on Friday against Jan-Lennard Struff and his strong record against the tall 20-year-old, there was every chance that Kyrgios could send it into a decider, which would have pitted John Millman aga...More..

Laser technology reveals undiscovered Mayan ruins below Guatemalan jungle
by | Monday, February 05, 2018

Laser technology reveals undiscovered Mayan ruins below Guatemalan jungle

Researchers have long known that Mayan settlements were present in the area, but the massive scale of the cities that were once teeming with activity was hugely miscalculated. LiDAR technology has also been u...More..

China opposes new United States nuclear strategy
by | Monday, February 05, 2018

China opposes new United States nuclear strategy

The United States has 20 times more nuclear warheads than China. Trump said the 2018 NPR addresses those challenges. The Pentagon on Friday released the Nuclear Posture Review (NPR) in which it said tha...More..

Two civilians killed in cross-border rocket attacks in Turkey's south
by | Sunday, February 04, 2018

Two civilians killed in cross-border rocket attacks in Turkey's south

Since the beginning of Operation Olive Branch on January 20 to clear PKK/PYD/KCK/YPG and Daesh terrorists from Afrin region, eight Turkish soldiers were killed, in addition to approximately 20 losses of Free Sy...More..

NFU urges Trump to make good on promises regarding trade and infrastructure
by | Sunday, February 04, 2018

NFU urges Trump to make good on promises regarding trade and infrastructure

He said the approach was "unacceptable" and that, if the USA had made such a proposal, it "would be dubbed a 'poison pill.'" Round. Estimates suggest that consumer prices would rise by at least $11 billion, a...More..

UN, US slam Kenya after TV stations shuttered
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

UN, US slam Kenya after TV stations shuttered

Kenya's three largest broadcasters remained off the air for a fourth day Friday despite the high court ruling the day before that the government must reverse the suspension. "We call on the government to respec...More..

Rep. Martha McSally on train crash: 'Strong jolt' then lights went out
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Rep. Martha McSally on train crash: 'Strong jolt' then lights went out

The garbage truck was struck by the train at about 11:20 a.m.in Crozhet, Va., located just outside Charlottesville, Amtrak said in a statement . There are two advance warning signs, two roadway gate arms, ...More..

Budget 2018 leaves Chandrababu Naidu fuming
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Budget 2018 leaves Chandrababu Naidu fuming

Another TDP leader and a union minister in the Narendra Modi government, YS Chowdhary, said that Chandrababu Naidu was upset over Andhra Pradesh was ignored in the budget. Srinivas stated in a press release t...More..

Migrants clash in Calais leaving four teenagers in critical condition
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Migrants clash in Calais leaving four teenagers in critical condition

Several witnesses told AFP that an Afghan man had shot five Eritreans in the neck, chest, abdomen and spine. Ms Bernard said limits and severe delays in the family reunification process and the Dubs Amendme...More..

Black History Month in Montreal
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Black History Month in Montreal

The Burlington School District proudly recognizes Black History Month and the important role our black community has played and continues to play in our society. Saturday, 1 p.m.: Opening celebration at Museu...More..

Second woman 'arrested' in Tehran for hijab protest
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Second woman 'arrested' in Tehran for hijab protest

The first woman protesting against the veil law, got the title of "girl of the revolution street", this soon turned into a hashtag, #girlsofrevolution after others joined her. The images are part of the social ...More..

EXTRA TIME: Cape Town City's hope to defeat Day Zero
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

EXTRA TIME: Cape Town City's hope to defeat Day Zero

These would be guarded by national soldiers and police in case the drought leads to violence. In a "two-way conversation", some diplomats who met officials managing Cape Town's crisis referred to water shor...More..

Rajasthan And West Bengal Bypoll Scorecard: Congress 3, TMC 2, BJP 0
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Rajasthan And West Bengal Bypoll Scorecard: Congress 3, TMC 2, BJP 0

According to the latest report Congress candidate Raghu Sharma is leading in Ajmer by over 21,000 votes. People in 17 Vidhan Sabha segments out of Rajasthan's 200 constituencies voted in these by-elections....More..

What we know so far about alleged serial killer's victims
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

What we know so far about alleged serial killer's victims

Bruce McArthur was charged Monday with first-degree murder in the deaths of three men, adding to two cases filed earlier. McArthur, who is in custody, was originally charged with two counts of first-degree mu...More..

Separatist southern forces seize Yemen's Aden from Saudi-backed gov't
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Separatist southern forces seize Yemen's Aden from Saudi-backed gov't

Yemen's Houthi rebels on Tuesday allegedly fired a long-range ballistic missile towards Riyadh's King Khalid International Airport, the Houthi-controlled Saba news agency said. Over the past year, the UAE has ...More..

Trump May Remove Rosenstein — WashPost
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Trump May Remove Rosenstein — WashPost

It's key that the Justice Department operates with independence from the executive branch, since Presidents would otherwise be able to influence or curtail investigations into their own conduct. "As long as you...More..