Tuesday May 22-nd, 2018

'Up To 2.7 Million Europeans Affected By Facebook Data Scandal' 'Up To 2.7 Million Europeans Affected By Facebook Data Scandal'

A key for question for Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg when he testifies before Congress next week about the Cambridge Analytica data scandal is likely to be how long the company's executives were aware of the issue before it was publicly disclose...

NY attorney general probes fatal police shooting NY attorney general probes fatal police shooting

NYPD officers responded to several 911 calls at 4.40pm on Wednesday reporting that a man in a leather jacket was pointing what appeared to be a silver gun at bystanders in Crown Heights. Numerous neighborhood's residents arrived at the police tape t...

Juli Briskman, who flipped off Trump motorcade, sues over firing Juli Briskman, who flipped off Trump motorcade, sues over firing

Briskman contends it was fear of the Trump administration, citing, among other facts, that her Facebook page did not mention where she worked. On April 4, Briskman filed a lawsuit with the help of The Gellar Law Group's Rebecca Geller and Maria ...

Trump says he didn't know about Stormy Daniels payment Trump says he didn't know about Stormy Daniels payment

Trump claiming he didn't know about the Daniels payment , as reported by CNN , was a result of the president being advised not to speak about the Stormy situation in public, but Trump broke his silence over the topic. For instance, she can describe...

Brazil ruling could block Lula's re-election as president Brazil ruling could block Lula's re-election as president

PT said that the ruling marked "A tragic day for democracy in Brazil ". Lula was convicted of corruption and money laundering in July of previous year. Analysts say that his election hopes, which were already slim, have now been dealt a body...

Ex-Catalan President Puigdemont Ordered Free on Bail in Germany Ex-Catalan President Puigdemont Ordered Free on Bail in Germany

The 55-year-old was detained in Germany on a Spanish arrest warrant as he attempted to drive from Finland to Belgium on 25 March. Asked by Reuters whether the German court was correct to say Puigdemont could not now be put on trial for rebellion,...

Mueller Authorized To Probe Manafort's Alleged Collusion With Russia Mueller Authorized To Probe Manafort's Alleged Collusion With Russia

How, she asked, did he expect a court to act against charges that have not yet been brought, and how he could know that Manafort would be prosecuted lawfully or unlawfully? But Downing has since walked that back, saying that they're only asking for...

Turkish University Shooting Leaves 4 Dead, Attacker Arrested Turkish University Shooting Leaves 4 Dead, Attacker Arrested

The university Rector, Hasan Gonen, told Anadolu Agency Volkan B. first went to the room of the faculty dean, who was not there, and then shot the faculty secretary. He said the motive of the attack appeared to be a personal dispute. Turkey's Hur...

United Kingdom gender pay gap obvious across most sectors United Kingdom gender pay gap obvious across most sectors

Infrastructure operator Network Rail's figures showed women's average hourly pay to be 7% lower than for male employees, increasing to 11% lower by the median measure. Kane's data, which he has outlined in a blog post for Civil Society Media , sho...

Hither Green 'burglary death': Man, 78, bailed

On Thursday, Metropolitan Police detectives renewed their appeal for information over the death of an unnamed 37-year-old man. He was forced into his kitchen by one of the men, who was armed with a screwdriver, before a struggle ensued. "The man on...

Boys basketball: Hurt repeats as All-Area Player of Year Boys basketball: Hurt repeats as All-Area Player of Year

The Senators scored four times on four hits in the bottom of the first in the opener and never slowed down from there. Seahorn and Mullican joined Stephens on the All-Tournament team. "I know we've had a rough start, but we're just going to build o...

Turkey, Russia and Iran urge lasting Syria ceasefire Turkey, Russia and Iran urge lasting Syria ceasefire

Following his talks with Erdogan , Putin commented on the decision to speed up the delivery of the S-300 systems to Turkey , saying that it was being done "at the request of our Turkish partners and friends". "A solution to the crisis is unimagin...

CBI to question Chanda Kochhar and her husband CBI to question Chanda Kochhar and her husband

On Tuesday, the income tax department issued a notice to Deepak Kochhar in connection with a tax evasion probe in the Videocon loan case , PTI reported, citing unnamed officials from the department. Nor did a blanket backing by the bank's board ...

India caste protests turn deadly as thousands take to the streets India caste protests turn deadly as thousands take to the streets

The Narendra Modi government has tended to maintain silence on contentious issues; this time it did so in the face of a clamour from its own Dalit MPs and allies for a review petition. Three others were killed in other states, local media said. P...

US State Department concerned by Malaysia's 'fake news' bill US State Department concerned by Malaysia's 'fake news' bill

Shortly after the I&B ministry withdrew its order after a nudge by the PMO, Congress president Rahul Gandhi tweeted , "Sensing mounting anger on the " fake news " notification , the PM orders a U-Turn on his own order". Amending the guidelines fo...

Indian envoy Ajay Bisaria 'sensitises' Pakistan NSA on cross-border terror Indian envoy Ajay Bisaria 'sensitises' Pakistan NSA on cross-border terror

The meeting that was scheduled nearly a week prior, involved the Indian envoy discussing the three encounters that took place in Shopian and the Anantnag encounter where 13 militants were killed. "We can build on these small steps between us and ...

Donald Trump's ultimatum to Mexico Donald Trump's ultimatum to Mexico

The caravan has been marching through southern Mexico towards the USA border since March 25th, but has only made it to a small town in the state of Oaxaca, not that far from its starting point near the Mexico-Guatemala border . The revelation...

President not a criminal target in probe, Mueller told Trump attorneys President not a criminal target in probe, Mueller told Trump attorneys

Mueller also told the legal team his Special Counsel's Office is preparing a report on the president's actions in relation to "obstruction of justice". Four sources said the sanctions would be imposed under the Countering America's Adversaries Th...

US suspects cellphone spying devices in Washington US suspects cellphone spying devices in Washington

Ron Wyden of Oregon, DHS top infrastructure and cybersecurity official Christopher Krebs confirmed that DHS has detected activity consistent with such devices. Stopping the illegal use of the technology is another matter. The device then holds onto ...

Mother Used Taser to Wake Teenage Son for Easter Service Mother Used Taser to Wake Teenage Son for Easter Service

The woman's son told police that Dobbins did use the Taser, but that he didn't want to testify against her. Dobbin's 17-year-old son and 18-year-old nephew also witnessed the incident, according to officials. Defense attorney Sharon Diamant said Petr...

AU Troops Kill 30 al-Shabab Fighters In Gun Battle AU Troops Kill 30 al-Shabab Fighters In Gun Battle

U.S. forces conducted an airstrike against the al Qaeda-affiliated al-Shabaab group in Somalia on Sunday, killing five militants, U.S. Africa Command (Africom) said Monday. "U.S. forces will continue to use all authorized and appropriate measures to ...

New Book Alleges Kellyanne Conway 'Number One Leaker' in Trump White House New Book Alleges Kellyanne Conway 'Number One Leaker' in Trump White House

Kathy Griffin is set to portray President Donald Trump's counselor, Kellyanne Conway on an upcoming episode of Comedy Central's " The President Show ". Speaking of Ivanka and Jared, Kessler told Tapper that Trump sees the pair, who pushed the pr...

Justin Rose: GolfMagic's No.1 Tip for the 2018 Masters Justin Rose: GolfMagic's No.1 Tip for the 2018 Masters

England's Fleetwood defended his crown at Abu Dhabi this year while Leishman last won at the 2017 BMW Championship. The only thing comparable might be actually playing at Augusta National for the first time . However, the last of those was at th...

Arvind Kejriwal, Chandrababu Naidu discuss support against Centre in Delhi Arvind Kejriwal, Chandrababu Naidu discuss support against Centre in Delhi

However, it is believed that Naidu discussed the issue of Special Category Status (SCS), promised under the Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Act, 2014, and the "injustice" met out to his state by the Centre. The state's ruling TDP also pledged support t...

Questions about guns but no answers Questions about guns but no answers

The incident left 17 students and staff members dead. Sputnik: What about semi-automatic weapons, how high are the chances that these will be banned or guns with devices that allowed to shoot faster? How many families will have to grieve the ...

Teenage girl killed and boy injured in separate shootings in London Teenage girl killed and boy injured in separate shootings in London

So far this year, there have been 47 murders in the capital, with 15 in February and 22 last month - both totals exceeding the murder rate for the same period in NY. The latest incidents will bring fresh scrutiny on the government's efforts to halt r...

Not diluting the orignial SC/ST Act Not diluting the orignial SC/ST Act

It said offences committed under the SC/ST act can be added later after the preliminary inquiry is over. "The SC/ST Atrocities Act that was brought by the Congress and Rajiv Gandhi has nearly been finished at the hands of the Modi Government ...

Trump once again says he wants United States troops 'out' of Syria Trump once again says he wants United States troops 'out' of Syria

Those troops also will be needed to ensure security for diplomats and development officials who under current US policy are expected to help return areas cleared of ISIS to normal. troops because ultimately, America's presence would have no impact on...

Babar, Fakhar lead Pakistan to 3-0 sweep Babar, Fakhar lead Pakistan to 3-0 sweep

The ICC announced on Tuesday that Shadab has been fined 20 per cent of his match fee and received one demerit point after giving West Indies batsman Chadwick Walton a send-off on Monday. Two players made their T20 debuts on Tuesday - teenage pa...

Quick-hit April snowstorm to drop up to 6 inches today Quick-hit April snowstorm to drop up to 6 inches today

Nearly the entire Lower Peninsula has a wind advisory in effect from late morning Saturday to early evening Saturday . If the duration of heavy snow lives up the model forecast, we could see some neighborhoods be around the 10-inch mark.

"Affluenza Teen" Ethan Couch released from prison

Couch was 16-years-old in 2013 when he caused a crash that killed four people and left a fifth paralyzed. Medical tests concluded that Couch was drunk, as well as high on marijuana and prescription medication when he crashed his truck into an SUV t...

Trump Invited Putin For Meeting at White House, Kremlin Says Trump Invited Putin For Meeting at White House, Kremlin Says

Trump made the campaign-rally type speech even though the majority of his audience were young children too young to vote. After Donald Trump's speech at the White House Easter Egg Roll , critics of the president [VIDEO ]took time to chime in...

Villanova dominates Kansas, 95-79, advances to title game Villanova dominates Kansas, 95-79, advances to title game

MI will play either Villanova or Kansas for its first NCAA title since 1989 on Monday night at the Alamodome. By then, the Wildcats had already matched the Final Four single-game record with 13 of their 3s. It helps to pray that they have an of...

LĂșcio warns Real Madrid ahead of Juventus Champions League showdown LĂșcio warns Real Madrid ahead of Juventus Champions League showdown

Of course it wasn't enough to prevent Juventus from meeting AC Milan at Old Trafford, for the first (and last) all Italian European final. Last year Real Madrid earned a domestic and European double in Zinedine Zidane's first full season in...

Clashes rock Kashmir, three protesters lose lives Clashes rock Kashmir, three protesters lose lives

Director General of Police Shesh Paul Vaid in a statement in Srinagar claimed that top freedom movement commanders were among those killed. As reports of the pre-dawn crackdown by a joint team of the Army, Jammu and Kashmir Police and Central Res...

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