Tuesday May 22-nd, 2018

One officer dead, two deputies hurt in shooting outside Atlanta One officer dead, two deputies hurt in shooting outside Atlanta

Atlanta media reports said a Locust Grove officer and two Henry County, Ga ., sheriff's deputies were taken to hospitals, one by helicopter and two by ambulance. The sheriff said an altercation then broke out. The names of the officers along with ...

Huge Breakthrough In Fertility Research Huge Breakthrough In Fertility Research

For the first time, scientists have grown human eggs to full maturity in a lab, in a move that could open the doors to new fertility treatments . Further the eggs have not been fertilised and it is therefore not certain how viable they are.

Armani School Uniforms Cause Backlash at Tokyo School Armani School Uniforms Cause Backlash at Tokyo School

In parliament, the officials discussed how, while school principals are free to set school rules and uniforms, this new policy in Taimei Elementary School did not have the consensus of the parents. On Thursday, opposition lawmaker Manabu Terada raise...

Female Cali Lawmaker Who Helped Lead #MeToo Accused Of Groping Male Staffer Female Cali Lawmaker Who Helped Lead #MeToo Accused Of Groping Male Staffer

Audio will be available later today . Democratic Sen. Connie Leyva, co-chair of the women's caucus, said she was "shocked and disturbed" at the allegations and she will ask the group to meet soon to discuss Garcia's fate as leader. As part of Fierr...

Rafale Scam: Combative Rahul Gandhi launches blistering attack on PM Modi Rafale Scam: Combative Rahul Gandhi launches blistering attack on PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday attacked the Congress for creation of Telangana with only political considerations saying people are suffering because of the decision. He also hit out at the Congress President, who was in the House, for pr...

Merkel achieves breakthrough in German coalition deal Merkel achieves breakthrough in German coalition deal

Neither Dr Merkel's ruling Christian Democrats nor the SPD wanted this deal as they view a coalition agreement as harmful to their long-term interests. Both Mr Schulz and Mrs Merkel have been under pressure to see off a challenge by the far-right ...

DC: NTSB: PTC Could Have Prevented SC Train Collision DC: NTSB: PTC Could Have Prevented SC Train Collision

A requirement for freight trains used to haul liquids that emit toxic gas if spilled was prompted by a 2005 train wreck in Graniteville, South Carolina , in which nine people were killed and over 250 were treated for toxic chlorine exposure.

At Least 2 Dead in Magnitude 6.4 Quake in Taiwan At Least 2 Dead in Magnitude 6.4 Quake in Taiwan

Geological Survey. The ministry cautioned of risks of landslides and buildings collapsing as aftershocks continued Wednesday. Six people were reported dead and 260 injured. It is an area of frequent seismic activity, and earthquakes are common. ...

Bush believes Russian Federation meddled in 2016 election Bush believes Russian Federation meddled in 2016 election

He was speaking at a conference in Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates. Bush also said that "it's problematic that a foreign nation is involved in our election system". While the American intelligence community has been united in its assessment...

S. Africa's ruling party dismisses reports that Zuma will resign on Saturday S. Africa's ruling party dismisses reports that Zuma will resign on Saturday

That appeared to be borne out at the 2016 local elections, when the ANC lost ground to the opposition Democratic Alliance (DA) and Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF). The ANC also wants him out of the picture to ensure his pending legal woes do not nega...

Embarrassed White House Tries To Deny Trump Demanded Military Parade Embarrassed White House Tries To Deny Trump Demanded Military Parade

Unfortunately, we do not know what the new policy will entail, and sadly we just have to wait and see. " We would charge the federal government for each and every bit of expense we have to shoulder because of an unnecessary parade to feed Trum...

Led strikes on Syria pro-government forces kill 100 Led strikes on Syria pro-government forces kill 100

American soldiers and their local allies in Syria have clashed with a pro-regime force in the east of the country and killed 100 fighters, according to the Pentagon. Turkey also has been threatening to attack the USA -backed forces farther east, ...

VP Pence pressures North Korea ahead of the Olympics VP Pence pressures North Korea ahead of the Olympics

She will be the first member of the ruling North Korean Kim family to visit the South since the end of the Korean War in 1953. South Korean President Moon Jae-in granted another concession today , agreeing to meet a delegation from Pyongyang ...

Nancy Pelosi delivers longest House speech in more than a century Nancy Pelosi delivers longest House speech in more than a century

The Senate is close, nevertheless, to sending the deal to the House with a continuing resolution that would fund the government into March, squeezing Democrats to risk rejecting a budget compromise over DACA alone, a position they have sought to avoi...

Bermuda becomes the first country to repeal same-sex marriage Bermuda becomes the first country to repeal same-sex marriage

While the act withdraws the entitlement for same-sex couples to marry, it replaces it with a provision for domestic partnerships. The Home Affairs minister said that the majority of Bermudians do not favour same-sex marriage, hence, the legislati...

EC predicts Malta's economic growth rate to top European Union countries EC predicts Malta's economic growth rate to top European Union countries

Official data last week showed that growth in the euro zone shot up in 2017 to 2.5%, with unemployment now at a nine-year low. Economic Affairs Commissioner Pierre Moscovici said "the euro area is enjoying growth rates not seen since before t...

Schiano to stay at Ohio State Schiano to stay at Ohio State

Schiano was head coach at Rutgers from 2001 to 2011, where he coached Belichick's son, Stephen, and then went 11-21 as head coach of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Meanwhile, the Patriots will likely conduct a full search for their next defensive coordina...

Brexit could cause north's economy to shrink by 12% Brexit could cause north's economy to shrink by 12%

Trade Secretary Liam Fox said the leaked assessment underestimated the potential increase in trade with the rest of the world after Brexit . London, where 60% of the population voted to remain, will be the least affected by leaving the European U...

North Korea sends clear message with missile parade on eve of Olympics North Korea sends clear message with missile parade on eve of Olympics

So now North Korea has earned itself a third day of positive media coverage about its participation in the South Korean Olympics . Vice President Mike Pence on Tuesday signaled openness to a possible face-to-face meeting with North Korean ...

Saudi grants airspace approval for flights to Israel Saudi grants airspace approval for flights to Israel

Saudi Arabia has given the green light for Air India to fly over its airspace when flying to and from Tel Aviv, marking a historic first, Israel Public Radio reported on Wednesday. It has banned Israel from entering its airspace for the past ...

Trump accuses stock market of making 'big mistake' by going down Trump accuses stock market of making 'big mistake' by going down

For months, President Donald Trump boasted about having steered the USA stock markets to record high after record high . "Today, when good news is reported , the Stock Market goes down", Mr. Since his election, USA - and global - stock market...

Flake To Trump: 'Treason Is Not A Punchline' Flake To Trump: 'Treason Is Not A Punchline'

Members of Congress listen as President Trump delivers the State of the Union address on January 30, 2018. He said there has "never been a better time to start living the American dream". Among those who attended the speech at the U.S. Capitol ...

White House Official Rob Porter Will Resign, But Denies Abuse Allegations White House Official Rob Porter Will Resign, But Denies Abuse Allegations

Porter said his commitment to public service "speaks for itself". 'I am deeply grateful for the opportunity to have served in the Trump Administration and will seek to ensure a smooth transition when I leave the White House'. Porter's ex-wives de...

Nets trade Tyler Zeller to Bucks for draft pick Nets trade Tyler Zeller to Bucks for draft pick

The Brooklyn Nets continue to make moves in its quest to rebuild. In return, Brooklyn receives former first-round pick Rashad Vaughn and a future second-round pick. The Bucks will be his fourth National Basketball Association team in six seasons,...

Syria chemical weapons attacks Syria chemical weapons attacks

USA ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley clashed with her Russian counterpart at a meeting of the Security Council on Monday after proposing a statement condemning Damascus "in the strongest terms". The result is that there is now no way to determine r...

Hong Kong 'Umbrella Movement' democracy activists win appeal against jail terms Hong Kong 'Umbrella Movement' democracy activists win appeal against jail terms

The jail terms were highly controversial and came after Hong Kong's Beijing-appointed government applied for harsher punishments. Handing down the judgment in the Court of Final Appeal, he also said it had been "inappropriate" to hand the sentences...

Kenya police tear gas protesters over close of 4 TV stations Kenya police tear gas protesters over close of 4 TV stations

Mr Odinga was asked for his reaction to Mr Miguna's arrest. Miguna was arrested on Friday in a dawn raid on his home. Odinga supporters say they are angered by police impunity, persistent government corruption and the perceived neglect of large s...

Wikileaks founder loses appeal to have United Kingdom arrest warrant withdrawn Wikileaks founder loses appeal to have United Kingdom arrest warrant withdrawn

The item has been assessed and was not considered unsafe, according to the Met Police. After the hearing, his legal team said they would continue to seek assurances that the United Kingdom did not have a USA extradition warrant and would let him ...

Negotiations between House panel, Bannon stall Negotiations between House panel, Bannon stall

Says Schiff: "Mr. President, I see you've had a busy morning of 'Executive Time.' Instead of tweeting false smears, the American people would appreciate it if you turned off the TV and helped solve the funding crisis, protected Dreamers or.really any...

FUD Storm Continues as China Steps Up Pressure Against Cryptocurrencies FUD Storm Continues as China Steps Up Pressure Against Cryptocurrencies

China has taken a string of steps in recent months to clamp down on the crypto-currency market, including closing exchanges and banning so-called initial coin offerings (ICOs) - digital, token-based fundraising rounds. risks are still there, fuelled ...

MEA advises Indians to postpone all non-essential travels to Maldives MEA advises Indians to postpone all non-essential travels to Maldives

Male: Maldivian President Abdulla Yameen on Monday declared a state of emergency amid the political crisis in the country. The Maldives' police forces further arrested another former president , Maumoon Abdul Gayoom - who is also Yame...

Shallow 6.4-Magnitude Earthquake Hits Northeastern Taiwan Shallow 6.4-Magnitude Earthquake Hits Northeastern Taiwan

Media reports said there were 30 people trapped inside with others crawling to safety. The agency says the deadly quake struck late Tuesday about 21 kilometers (13 miles) northeast of Hualien, on the island's east coast. Photos on Apple Daily sho...

Uma Thurman Blames Weinstein For 'Kill Bill' Crash Cover-Up Uma Thurman Blames Weinstein For 'Kill Bill' Crash Cover-Up

Bennett Walsh , and the notorious Harvey Weinstein exclusively responsible". On the subject of Harvey Weinstein , who was a frequent producer of Tarantino's films (including Kill Bill ) and who Thurman claims sexually assaulted her, Taranti...

Watch the First Trailer for 'Westworld' Season 2 Watch the First Trailer for 'Westworld' Season 2

This streaming service boasts Sky content - including Westworld - so you'll be able to watch Westworld season 2 episodes whenever you want as the show airs, and the Entertainment Pass costs just £7.99 a month , with a 14-day free trial.

Britain 'categorically' leaving customs union after Brexit, Downing Street insists Britain 'categorically' leaving customs union after Brexit, Downing Street insists

Barnier's warning comes after May dismissed any possibility of remaining in the customs union following the transition period , in a move which has been hailed as a significant victory for Brexiteers. The Prime Minister has received this noon at...

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