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Malaysian financier, Goldman Sachs bankers charged in multibillion-dollar scheme

Malaysian financier, Goldman Sachs bankers charged in multibillion-dollar scheme

Tim Leissner, 48, and Roger Ng, 51, were charged in a three-count criminal indictment in Brooklyn federal court Thursday. Leissner was a top Goldman Sachs banker in Southeast Asia whose guilty plea ...

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Oprah door-knocks for Democratic candidate in Georgia

Oprah door-knocks for Democratic candidate in Georgia

Vice President Mike Pence stumped for Kemp earlier Thursday, while President Donald Trump will be in the state this weekend. "This is really going to make [Abrams], I think, the next governor of the...

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Migrant caravan demands transport as new group enters Mexico

Migrant caravan demands transport as new group enters Mexico

The announcement on Monday is likely to help draw attention ahead of the midterm elections back to migration, as Mr Trump faces hard questions over gun control and inciting violence in the wake of t...

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Twitter Reportedly Thinking About Killing The...Like Button

Twitter Reportedly Thinking About Killing The...Like Button

Naturally, Twitter users are airing their disapproval of the news (and taking digs at how Dorsey has resisted banning Nazis) all over the social media platform. It replaced the star-shaped "favor...

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Trump pressures Mexico to stop migrant caravans

Trump pressures Mexico to stop migrant caravans

It would eclipse any previous border deployment in recent memory by administrations that have also sought to quell either violence or immigration influxes at the border. In simple terms, the scale a...

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Turkey urges Saudi Arabia to support Khashoggi probe

Turkey urges Saudi Arabia to support Khashoggi probe

Gruesome reports in the Turkish media had previously alleged that Khashoggi, a 59-year-old Washington Post contributor critical of the powerful Saudi crown prince, had been killed and cut into pie...

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Backed Syria Kurds accuse Turkey of jeopardizing ISIS fight

Backed Syria Kurds accuse Turkey of jeopardizing ISIS fight

The clashes pose a test for United States diplomacy in northern Syria, pitting two regional U.S. allies against one another. It said Turkish artillery units targeted Kurdish militiamen in Syria's Ko...

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Pittsburgh synagogue suspect pleads not guilty

Pittsburgh synagogue suspect pleads not guilty

During their visit, Trump and the first lady lit candles at Tree of Life for the victims and laid white roses as well as stones for each of the dead, a Jewish burial tradition. Services for 66-year-ol...

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Japan denounces South Korean court ruling on wartime forced labor

Japan denounces South Korean court ruling on wartime forced labor

The Supreme Court upheld a lower court ruling that each plaintiff be paid 100 million won ($88,000). The Supreme Court ordered Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corp to pay 100 million won ($87,700) to ...

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Gazans bury three teens killed in Israeli strike

Gazans bury three teens killed in Israeli strike

The Israeli army said they had attempted to damage the fence and "were apparently involved in placing an improvised explosive device adjacent to it". "The ICC is requested to launch an immediate inves...

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Birthright Citizenship is Unfair to Americans (Harry Reid Agrees)

Birthright Citizenship is Unfair to Americans (Harry Reid Agrees)

According to Axios , Mr. Trump said that he has run the idea of ending birthright citizenship by his counsel and plans to proceed with the highly-controversial move, which certainly will face leg...

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Turkish prosecutor says Khashoggi 'strangled' when he entered consulate, body dismembered

Turkish prosecutor says Khashoggi 'strangled' when he entered consulate, body dismembered

Saudi Arabia's chief prosecutor met with his Turkish counterpart in Istanbul on Monday to discuss the investigation into the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi . Saudi Arabia has not commented...

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Woman blows herself up in central Tunis, injuries reported

Woman blows herself up in central Tunis, injuries reported

An AP reporter at the scene saw ambulances arriving to take the wounded to hospitals. An eyewitness accounts said the explosion occurred in the central Habib Bourguiba avenue where police were c...

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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle become godparents to kiwis

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle become godparents to kiwis

Meghan's apparent fashion mishap today came after she opted for a daring striped dress by United States brand Reformation on Fraser Island last week, which featured a thigh-high split. A 6.1 magnitud...

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Three children killed while boarding school bus in Indiana

Three children killed while boarding school bus in Indiana

Another child was seriously injured. A warrant for her arrest included "three felony charges of reckless homicide", as well as "a misdemeanor count for passing a school bus, with the stop arm extended...

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Saudi sisters' bodies recovered from NYC riverbank

Saudi sisters' bodies recovered from NYC riverbank

But the missing child report was withdrawn after it was claimed she was living with her elder sister in New York City. But the University told DailyMail.com that Rotana never returned in August to...

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Aasia Bibi Won’t be Executed, Pakistan SC Rules in Blasphemy Case

Aasia Bibi Won’t be Executed, Pakistan SC Rules in Blasphemy Case

Consequently, the conviction as also the sentence of death awarded to the appellant is set aside and she is acquitted of the charge. Since her conviction, Mrs Bibi has spent her time in a filthy, 6f...

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Trump says he plans to scrap birthright citizenship

Trump says he plans to scrap birthright citizenship

His inflammatory comments come just days before the midterm congressional elections - and along with other vows to crack down on immigration that many critics view as part of a fear-mongering strate...

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Modi to unveil world’s tallest statue tomorrow

Modi to unveil world’s tallest statue tomorrow

The Statue of Unity , built at a cost of about ₹3,000 crore, and at height of 182 metres, will be the tallest in the world. The sheer size of the statue , Modi believes, will reflect India's magnani...

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Mueller refers sex assault scheme targeting him to FBI for investigation

Mueller refers sex assault scheme targeting him to FBI for investigation

Multiple reporters were contacted over the past few weeks about a woman who was willing to say she was sexually assaulted by Mueller, the special counsel who is probing possible collusion between th...

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Trump plans to terminate birthright citizenship

Trump plans to terminate birthright citizenship

Few immigration and constitutional experts believe Mr Trump has the power to change birthright citizenship , Axios reports. Notably, the 14th Amendment to the US Constitution guarantees the...

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Trump will be in full campaign mode in final week before midterms

Trump will be in full campaign mode in final week before midterms

On Wednesday, Trump will campaign for Republican candidates in Fort Myers, Florida and the next day he will head to Missouri. "President Trump is expected to discuss the booming economy, his tough s...

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Venice under water as severe storms hit Italy

Venice under water as severe storms hit Italy

The historic city frequently floods when high winds push in water from the lagoon, but Monday's levels were exceptional. Tourists and residents alike donned waterproof boots to navigate the streets ...

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Whitey Bulger, notorious Boston mob boss, dies in prison

Whitey Bulger, notorious Boston mob boss, dies in prison

Sources told WBZ-TV I-Team chief correspondent Cheryl Fiandaca that Bulger was killed. Bulger is said to have been in ailing health, with a prison insider also telling the Globe that he was set to b...

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Sarah Sanders Battles CNN's Acosta--CNN Responds in Tweet Attacking Sanders

Sarah Sanders Battles CNN's Acosta--CNN Responds in Tweet Attacking Sanders

Acosta tried to goad Sanders into stating "for the record" which news outlets and journalists "that you and the president regard as the enemy of the people". "How does he do that when, in the case of ...

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Toronto mother and son reunited in CT 31 years after abduction

Toronto mother and son reunited in CT 31 years after abduction

USA federal agents say Jermaine's father, Allan Mann Jr., was arrested on Friday in CT, where the two had been living under aliases in a quiet suburb near Hartford. Flanked by officials with the Missi...

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First Launch For Biggest Chinese SpaceX Competition Fails

First Launch For Biggest Chinese SpaceX Competition Fails

Disconnecting the first and second stages have passed in a regular mode, however, during the disconnection of the third accident, which resulted in the rocket failed to reach orbit. "Through the whole...

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USCCB Bishops: We stand with Jewish community

USCCB Bishops: We stand with Jewish community

Robert Bowers had an active gun licence and owned 21 firearms, officials say. He says he hopes to one day forgive Bowers the way relatives of victims killed in 2015 at the Emanuel AME Church forga...

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Clinton’s 2020 waffling presents challenge for Democrats

Clinton’s 2020 waffling presents challenge for Democrats

But after a brief pause, she responded: 'Well I'd like to be president'. "Hopefully when we have a Democrat in the office in 2021, there's going to be so much work that needs to be done", she said. ...

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Turkey hits Kurdish fighters in Syria

Turkey hits Kurdish fighters in Syria

The rare Turkish shelling east of the Euphrates comes a day after an global summit on Syria hosted by Turkey, which called for an inclusive political process and for creating conditions to allow...

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Angela Merkel 'to quit as party leader but remain Germany's chancellor'

Angela Merkel 'to quit as party leader but remain Germany's chancellor'

Merkel has been chancellor of Germany since winning the 2005 parliamentary election, but she's been the leader of the center-right CDU party since 2000. "With this decision, I am trying to contribute ...

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Pittsburgh synagogue massacre: Suspect Robert Bowers appears in court in wheelchair

Pittsburgh synagogue massacre: Suspect Robert Bowers appears in court in wheelchair

Bowers kept to himself, he said. "They're committing genocide to my people", Bowers allegedly told police. "I just want to kill Jews". But the difference, and what this letter is calling out, ...

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Saudi Arabia rejects Turkey’s extradition request in Khashoggi killing

Saudi Arabia rejects Turkey’s extradition request in Khashoggi killing

Separately, the highly-placed source has confirmed that Britain's MI6 had warned its Saudi Arabian counterparts to cancel the mission, though this request was ignored. Erdogan said on Saturday the e...

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Ireland votes to lift blasphemy ban: exit polls

Ireland votes to lift blasphemy ban: exit polls

A vote share of more than 56.3 percent would be the highest ever achieved on a first ballot, beating the result won by longtime independence leader Eamon de Valera in a two-way contest in 1959. More t...

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When does Daylight Saving Time end in Colorado in 2018?

When does Daylight Saving Time end in Colorado in 2018?

Will the mornings be lighter? On the other hand, the evening will become darker. Sunday, March 10, 2019 - Daylight Saving Time begins at 2 am. The government passed the Summer Time Act in 191...

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‘President Trump, you are not welcome in Pittsburgh,’ says Area Jewish Group

‘President Trump, you are not welcome in Pittsburgh,’ says Area Jewish Group

The FBI was investigating the shooting as a federal hate crime. Federal Bureau of Investigation official Robert Allan Jones said at the briefing on Saturday the suspect was armed with what appeared to...

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Suspect caught after eight reported killed in shooting at Pittsburgh synagogue

Suspect caught after eight reported killed in shooting at Pittsburgh synagogue

PITTSBURGH , United States (2nd UPDATE ) - A heavily armed gunman opened fire during a baby-naming ceremony at a synagogue in the USA city of Pittsburgh on Saturday, October 27, killing 11 people a...

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Student shot at North Carolina high school; shooter in custody, police say

Student shot at North Carolina high school; shooter in custody, police say

Matthews police report a suspect, another student, is in custody. The male student who was shot died at a hospital, Tyrrell said . No one, including parents, were being allowed on to the Butler H...

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CNN Just Got ANOTHER Suspicious Mailing

CNN Just Got ANOTHER Suspicious Mailing

This example, however, was addressed to the CNN studios based in Atlanta and was intercepted by the local post office before arriving at the Turner Network broadcasting facilities. "All mail, at...

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Virginia sisters' bodies found bound in Hudson River

Virginia sisters' bodies found bound in Hudson River

They were bound together at the feet and waist, facing each other and both were fully clothed. There were no obvious signs of trauma when the bodies were discovered, police said. It was while Tala w...

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