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Brazil court opens session that could topple president


The justices will decide whether or not the presidential ticket comprised of Dilma Rousseff (PT- Workers' Party) and Michel Temer (PMDB- Brazilian Democratic Movement Party) resorted to illegal economic and political advantages. He has 24 hours to reply to the questions delivered Monday afternoon. Brazil's top electoral court on Wednesday moves into the second day of its examination of illegal campaign finance allegations that could force President Michel Temer from office, with much ... Read More »

Le collège électoral convoqué le 9 juillet — Référendum au Mali


Mais la révision constitutionnelle est loin de faire l'unanimité. Et comme conséquence des accords d'Alger, le préambule réaffirme l'attachement du principe de l'intégrité territoriale. Dans ses propos liminaires, le ministre Tapo a évoqué les innovations apportées par cette révision. Désormais, le président de la République pourra, sur proposition du gouvernement, initier une procédure de révision devant le congrès, c'est-à-dire devant le Senat et l'Assemblée nationale réunies. Read More »

Make-A-Wish grants OH boy's wish to meet April the giraffe


Entering the giraffe exhibit, Alex was greeted by a happy - and carrot hungry - April. However, when Tajiri was born, Alex's mother Dawn Johnson says he was still paying close attention. Make-A-Wish grants wishes to children with life-threatening medical conditions to help bring hope and happiness to their lives. According to reports, viewers can watch the family's interaction from 4 8 p.m. Read More »

BBC says driver killed, four journalists injured in Kabul attack


I wish the injured the speediest possible recovery", the telegram of condolences reads. "I want to tell those regional countries and those who are harbouring and training terrorists for their political targets that the Afghan nation and the global community is aware about their activities", Ghani said. Read More »

UAE closes airspace to all flights to Qatar as Gulf crisis intensifies

Gabriel warned against completely isolating Qatar and said the move is an attack on the Persian Gulf state's very existence. "They said they would take a hard line on funding extremism, and all reference was pointing to Qatar". Qatar's ministry of defence said in a statement that there has been no upgrade in the level of military preparations, according to Al Jazeera on Thursday. Read More »

Former PSU President will do jail time and house arrest

Sandusky, 73, was convicted in 2012 of sexually abusing boys he accessed through his Second Mile charity for at-risk children, some of whom he brought back to Penn State's campus. The university has paid almost $250 million in settlements, legal bills, fines, public relations and other costs stemming from the scandal. Angela Liddle, president and CEO of Pennsylvania Family Support Alliance, which provides training for schools, day care centers and others to recognize and report signs of ... Read More »

Suspicious package delivered to Holyrood Palace


It was a letter that was sent and when opened a note and white powder was discovered. "A full response has been initiated until it's known exactly what the powder is". It is now believed the package in question "does not pose any risk to the public" - but officials are still trying to find out who the sender is. A spokeswoman for Police Scotland said: "Police in Edinburgh were called to the Palace of Holyrood House around 12.05pm after reports were received that a suspicious letter had ... Read More »

Ex-governor, wrestler Jesse Ventura to work for Russian TV


Former Minnesota governor and professional wrestler Jesse Ventura says he hasn't been able to find work since his highly-publicized defamation lawsuit against "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle , so he's returning to Russian TV with a new commentary show. Read More »

Bloomberg Pledges $15 Million To Help Prop Up Battered Paris Climate Deal


CNN is reporting that Patricia Espinosa, the executive secretary of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change , called the Bloomberg Philanthropies financial commitment "crucial". Mr. Trump announced Thursday that he is pulling the US out of the Paris agreement , which was one of President Obama's major achievements in office. Read More »

Here's how Barack Obama fooled the media for 8 years


Michelle Obama earned her status as a style icon while serving as First Lady, but we were so invested in her day-to-day outfits that we nearly completely overlooked what Barack was wearing (except for that tan suit ). He was like, 'I'm ready! "Mm, how long did it take you?' And I'm like, 'Get out of here'". The relatable former first lady also shared the story behind the photo of her fixing her husband's bow tie. Read More »

La pluie reporte les matches messieurs à mercredi — Roland-Garros

La Française Kristina Mladenovic servait pour mener 2-1 dans le deuxième set après avoir perdu le premier (6-4, 1-1) contre la Suissesse Timea Bacsinszky. Dès 10h50 et jusqu'à 12h50, la chaîne prendra l'antenne en direct pour proposer les matchs opposant Pablo Carreno Busta à Rafael Nadal et Dominic Thiem à Novak Djokovic. Read More »

Haley: It's a New Day for Israel at the UN


Haley also dangled the possibility that the US could quit the council. In an interview with CBN's The Brody File last month, Haley said, "I don't know what the policy of the administration is, but I believe the Western Wall is part of Israel and I think that that is how we've always seen it and that's how we should pursue it...we've always thought the Western Wall was part of Israel ". Read More »

Third London attacker was Moroccan-Italian Youssef Zaghba, British police say

At least seven people were killed and another 48 people were wounded in the attack . Butt, Redouane and Zaghba were all living in Barking, east London , at the time of the London Bridge attack . All three of the London Bridge attackers were shot dead at the scene by officers within eight minutes of police receiving the first emergency call. Read More »

White House Downplays Trump Tweets On Gulf Feud

With the president's frustrations with his Justice Department spilling into public view, top White House spokesman Sean Spicer declined to say Tuesday whether President Donald Trump has confidence in Attorney General Jeff Sessions . On Monday, Trump derided the revised travel ban and criticized his own Justice Department's handling of the controversial case. Among that 59 percent, 77 percent of Democrats said Trump's Twitter use was bad, 61 percent of independents agreed, up 5 ... Read More »

Comey Testimony: Trump Faces Cost of Listening to Bad Advice

He is a good guy. Comey's testimony , she continued, makes it clear that Trump attempted to use his powerful position "to interfere with an ongoing investigation of whether, how, and why a foreign power tried unlawfully to undermine our electoral process is exactly the kind of fundamental abuse of power that the founders believed is an impeachable offense-a "High Crime or Misdemeanor" under our Constitution". Read More »

Texas DA wants grand jury review of death involving deputy


Hernandez was removed from life support three days after the incident. Bothered by an initial incident report that labeled the man "restraining" Hernandez "the victim", followed by nine days without an arrest, Hernandez family supporters fear the deputy's husband is being protected. Read More »

New Trump FBI pick represented Christie in Bridgegate case

Trump tweeted that his choice, lawyer Christopher Wray , is "a man of impeccable credentials". "Details to follow", Trump tweeted Wednesday morning. The announcement comes a day before Comey's much-anticipated testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee . Read More »

No winners in Powerball; Saturday's jackpot is $435M


If you play the Powerball , it is time to check your ticket! While there was no grand prize victor, four players matched all five white numbers drawn to win $1 million. How Many Numbers do you Need to Win on Powerball? "There are nine ways to win on a ticket, so make sure to check carefully to see if you're a victor". Read More »

Apple 'has been co-operating' with United Kingdom government to investigate terror attacks

Cook noted that rather than breaking its own encryption and leaving all users vulnerable to hackers, companies could instead expose meta data - information like when calls or texts were received, and to and from whom. The Apple CEO's comments come on the heels of the third United Kingdom terror attack in three months. However, much of Cook's talk with Bloomberg centered on government affairs, including President Donald Trump's decision last week to remove the US from the Paris climate ... Read More »

We may as well watch this James Comey thing together

Mr Comey, who was sacked by the President a month ago, describes a meeting at the White House on Valentine's Day during which Mr Trump brought up Mr Flynn. The former Federal Bureau of Investigation director takes careful notes. President Trump could have avoided this mess completely. "Thank you for your continued service to this country, and I look forward to hearing from you". Read More »

James Comey incrimine Trump devant le congrès


Comey ait confirmé ce que le successeur de Barack Obama clame depuis des mois: le président ne fait "pas l'objet d'une enquête en lien avec une investigation sur la Russie ", a écrit l'avocat. Le président américain aurait tenu ces propos au cours d'un souper qui a eu lieu en janvier. Elle devait porter en revanche sur un épisode de cette saga qui ne cesse d'embarrasser la nouvelle administration: les relations qu'a entretenues par M. Read More »