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Police, FBI trying to verify teen is boy missing since 2011

Police, FBI trying to verify teen is boy missing since 2011 The child told police he was being held in a Red Roof Inn somewhere in the Cincinnati area, but couldn't say which one, according to the police report . In 2011, then-6-year-old Timmothy Pitzen's mother picked him up at school in IL, took him to the zoo and a water park, and later killed herself at a hotel. [Full Article...]

Republican Matt Gaetz intros 'Green Real Deal' to tackle climate change

Republican Matt Gaetz intros 'Green Real Deal' to tackle climate change Gaetz first said that yesterday, both the Secretary of the Army, Mark Esper, and the Secretary of the Air Force, Heather Wilson, testified before the House Armed Services Committee about the impact that climate change is having on the military. [Full Article...]

Alleged Christchurch mosque attacker now charged with 50 counts of murder

Tarrant will appear in the High Court in Christchurch on Friday. The Australian man accused of carrying out the Christchurch terror attack has been formally charged with 50 counts of murder. Its main goal is to establish Mr Tarrant's legal representation as well as any administrative matters. The media will be allowed in the courtroom for the hearing but filming, photographing or recording... [Full Article...]

US Halts Delivery of F-35 Parts to Turkey

US Halts Delivery of F-35 Parts to Turkey Last week, Turkey rebuffed U.S. pressure to purchase the Russian missile defence system, saying Ankara was already in discussions over the delivery of the disputed S-400 defence system. The US has repeatedly urged Turkey to scrap the plan, as it could give Russian Federation access to sophisticated US technologies. Commenting on the planned purchase, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu s... [Full Article...]

American Abducted in Ugandan National Park

American Abducted in Ugandan National Park Ugandan security forces were searching for them in an area close to the border with Democratic Republic of Congo . "We strongly believe the perpetrators and victims could still be trapped within our search area", the police statement added. [Full Article...]

Algeria's President Bouteflika resigns after weeks of protests

Algeria's President Bouteflika resigns after weeks of protests Algeria's Constitutional Council said on Wednesday that it had accepted Mr. Bouteflika's resignation and informed Parliament that his post was officially vacant. "The Algerian people do not have confidence in the present government installed by Bouteflika", said Raouf Mellal, the head of SNATEG . The North African country has nearly no foreign debt burden but its hard currency reserves have ha... [Full Article...]

House committee chair asks IRS for 6 years of Trump tax returns

House committee chair asks IRS for 6 years of Trump tax returns The request could shed new light and answer longstanding questions about Trump's finances. It added that the committee needed to determine how closely the IRS was scrutinizing Trump's tax returns, including those of his businesses. "Weaponizing our nation's tax code by targeting political foes sets a unsafe precedent and weakens Americans' privacy rights", Brady wrote to Treasury Secretary Ste... [Full Article...]

China to tighten curb on lethal fentanyl drug

China to tighten curb on lethal fentanyl drug USA officials hope that expanding controls to all varieties drugs that mimic fentanyl will help end the game of regulatory whack-a-mole with chemists who can manufacture novel opioids faster than they can be regulated. Customs and Border Protection area at the International Mail Facility at O'Hare International Airport in Chicago, Illinois, U.S. November 29, 2017. "We believe that the United Sta... [Full Article...]

General Tapped to Head NATO: Cancel F-35 Sales to Turkey

General Tapped to Head NATO: Cancel F-35 Sales to Turkey Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan has refused to back down from Ankara's planned purchase of a Russian S-400 missile defence system that the United States has said would compromise the security of F-35 aircraft. The US has also been pushing for Turkey to buy America's Patriot missiles instead. "Pending an unequivocal Turkish decision to forgo delivery of the S-400, deliveries and activities assoc... [Full Article...]

Joe Biden addresses allegations of inappropriate touching in new video

Joe Biden addresses allegations of inappropriate touching in new video In the 2012 incident, writer D.J. Hill said Biden put his hand on her shoulder, then dropped it down her back in a way that made her " very uncomfortable " while Hill and her husband posed for pictures with him at a fundraiser in Minneapolis. [Full Article...]

India put Int'l Space Station at risk by shooting down satellite

India put Int'l Space Station at risk by shooting down satellite Bridenstine said in shooting down one of its own satellites with a missile last week, India had left debris high enough in orbit to pose a risk to the International Space Station . The Indian satellite was destroyed at a relatively low altitude of 180 miles (300 kilometres), well below the ISS and most satellites in orbit. "We need to be clear with everybody in the world, we're the only a... [Full Article...]

Boeing software engaged repeatedly before crash

Boeing software engaged repeatedly before crash A preliminary report is expected within days. But according to multiple reports, data from the ill-fated aircraft's flight recorder revealed that the anti-stall feature of the aircraft's Maneuvering Characteristics Augmentation System (MCAS ) was triggered at least three times-and at least one time after the pilots followed the correct steps to shut it down. [Full Article...]

Chicago elects Lori Lightfoot as first female black mayor

Chicago elects Lori Lightfoot as first female black mayor Lightfoot, a 56-year-old former assistant U.S. attorney, fought a hard election battle. Lightfoot spoke Wednesday at an appearance with her opponent in Tuesday's election , Toni Preckwinkle. "I'm not a person who decided I would climb the ladder of a corrupt political party, " Lightfoot said during a debate last month. Ms Lightfoot previously led the city's police accountability task force. [Full Article...]

Border closure panic setting in - Sec. Nielsen called home from European meetings

Border closure panic setting in - Sec. Nielsen called home from European meetings Selling hundreds of billions in arms sales and advanced nuclear tech to Saudi Arabia, the world's biggest spreader and propagator of terrorist/radical jihadist ideology; selling F-35 fighter jets to Turkey, etc. In remarks from the Oval Office, Mr. Trump reiterated his threat to shut the border if Mexico, America's third largest trading partner, can not restrict a flow of asylum seekers trying to ... [Full Article...]

Finally, Algerian President to Step Down by April 28

Finally, Algerian President to Step Down by April 28 The reports came hours after Bouteflika hinted at his decision to resign by naming a caretaker; incumbent Prime Minister Noureddine Bedoui will head the administration of 27 other ministers. The protests continued despite his concession with a call that he leaves office immediately. Algeria's political sphere has been dominated by veterans of the country's independence war from France in 1962. [Full Article...]

Trump mistakenly says his father was born in Germany

Trump mistakenly says his father was born in Germany You'll get the latest updates on this topic in your browser notifications. The U.S. leader said that he had "great respect" for German leader Angela Merkel , despite being disappointed that her country was not contributing more to the military alliance. [Full Article...]

Chinese woman carrying malware arrested at Trump's Mar-a-Logo resort

He said Ms Zhang was taken off the grounds and told she could not be there. "While the Secret Service does not determine who is permitted to enter the club , our agents and officers conduct physical screenings to ensure no prohibited items are allowed onto the property", the Secret Service said in a statement . [Full Article...]

Maduro plan to ration electricity sparks new round of Venezuelan protests

Maduro plan to ration electricity sparks new round of Venezuelan protests Guaido has been recognised by most Western and South American countries as the OPEC nation's rightful leader on the grounds that Maduro's May 2018 re-election was illegitimate. "We're confronting monsters who want to destroy Venezuela", said Maduro, who said the electricity rationing would balance generation and transmission with consumption, with the aim of ensuring water supply. [Full Article...]

Few details in Irish plans for no-deal Brexit, admits Varadkar

Few details in Irish plans for no-deal Brexit, admits Varadkar The British Parliament once again rejected alternative options to UK Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal, on late Monday, plunging the Brexit process into uncertainty ten days before the scheduled departure on April 12th. In the event of a "no deal" Brexit, the Irish border would become the only land frontier between non-EU Britain and the rest of the bloc and would therefore in theory need... [Full Article...]

Murder at the airport: The brazen attack on Kim Jong-nam

Murder at the airport: The brazen attack on Kim Jong-nam Lawyer Salim Bashir had told reporters earlier Monday that the new charge against Huong was for causing hurt by a risky weapon, which carries a maximum of 10 years in jail if convicted. The pair, who claimed they were tricked into carrying out the killing, were put on trial facing a murder charge. Her legal team said with the usual sentence reductions she would be back home next month. [Full Article...]


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