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Virgin Mobile USA Goes iPhone Only, Offering Amazing Perks Too

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Because life in the Inner Circle is about living big, expanding your horizons and pursuing your passions. Sprint's Virgin Mobile brand said it would give one year of unlimited talk, text, and data for $1 to customers who sign up by July 31 and buy a new iPhone at full price. Read More »

Législatives: déferlante Macron en vue sur l'Assemblée

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Lors de la campagne présidentielle, Emmanuel Macron avait annoncé qu'il exigerait des députés élus sous son étiquette une discipline d'adhésion à ses réformes. Bruno Le Maire (ministre de l'Economie), Richard Ferrand (ministre de la Cohésion des territoires) et Christophe Castaner (secrétaire d'Etat aux Relations avec le Parlement) sont en ballottage favorable. Read More »

Bucks man defies bosses' shorts ban & turns up in a dress

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Moments later, Barge posted an important update, stating he'd just been sent home from work. However, his act of defiance sparked change in the office as managers sent out an email allowing men in the office to wear shorts. He tweeted snaps of him modelling the frock, asking "What looks better?", and took a selfie in the lift as he rocked up to the office in his feminine gear. Read More »

Chelsea Clinton calls out Steve Bannon for 'fat shaming' Sean Spicer

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The news outlet noted a White House official said that, last week, Spicer and White House chief of staff Reince Priebus contacted two potential candidates to fill the roles of White House press secretary and communications director, the latter of which has been temporarily also held by Spicer after director Mike Dubke resigned in May . Read More »

Tropical Storm Cindy churns toward Gulf Coast

The National Hurricane Center issued a tropical storm warning for coastal areas from San Luis Pass in Texas to the mouth of the Pearl River in Louisiana . Heavy rain is the greatest threat from Cindy. A Flash Flood Watch is in effect for the Pine Belt as well as Adams, Franklin, Lincoln, Pike, Walthall, Jefferson Davis, Lawrence, Simpson, Smith, and Scott Counties until tomorrow evening at 7 PM. Read More »

Police Say Muslim Girl's Killing Near Virginia Mosque Was Not Hate Crime

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On Monday afternoon, Immigrations and Customs Enforcement confirmed it launched a detainer against Torres . "It's racism. Getting killed because she's Muslim". Upon their arrival at the mosque, the rest of her group reported that Hassanen had fallen behind. Vigils were being organized in Boston; New York; Reston, Va.; and Washington, to take place Tuesday. Read More »

WAR LOOMS - US shoots armed Syrian drone targeting American troops

U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis has said the pro-Syrian forces are backed by Iran, and have been knowingly operating "inside an established and agreed-upon deconfliction zone". On Tuesday, Navy Capt. Jeff Davis, a Pentagon spokesman, said the USA did not use the deconfliction line before destroying the Iranian drone because the event unfolded very rapidly. Read More »

United States warplane blasts Syrian drone from sky

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Activists and IS supporters reported his death at the time but Tuesday's statement from Central Command was the first USA confirmation. All of the strikes, the Pentagon has said, were in self-defense and legal under the Authorization for Use of Military Force passed after the September 11, 2001 attacks. Read More »

Record 65.6 million people displaced worldwide

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Syria's six-year civil war remained the largest single source of displacement, with 12 million people - around two-thirds of the population - either uprooted within the country of having fled overseas, the group said. 86% of the worlds Refugees are hosted by developing countries. Almost a million Syrians fled out of the country past year in 2016. Europe saw millions of refugees and migrants reaching to its countries in 2015. Read More »

Du matériel saisi au domicile du terroriste de la gare Centrale

On a échappé au pire mardi soir à la gare de Bruxelles Centrale. Le suspect tenait des propos en rapport avec le djihad et aurait crié "Allahu Akbar" au moment de l'explosion. Le service de déminage est sur place et un périmètre de sécurité a été installé autour de l'habitation. Le coeur historique de la ville était bondé mardi soir, à l'approche des vacances d'été et en raison d'une température caniculaire. Read More »

3 men killed in 2 shootings within 1 hour in Charlotte

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Police say they responded to a 911 call about the shooting and found Lindsay with a gunshot wound sitting in a auto parked in a yard. The two men were pronounced dead at the scene. The names of the victims have not been released pending notification of the family. Putney went on to say that 34 of the victims knew their killer and that 17 of the suspects arrested have previous arrest charges. Read More »

'I Can't Believe He Did This,' Wife of DC Gunman Says

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Bill Schaumleffel, who lives near Hodgkinson's home, said he was outside shooting a rifle that day and wouldn't stop. "I just want y'all (reporters) to go away, and leave my neighbors in peace", Sue said. A second Capitol police officer suffered non-gunshot injuries, the Federal Bureau of Investigation said. Court records show that between 1989 and 2011, Hodgkinson was cited for several traffic violations and minor offenses aside from a violent domestic dispute in 2006 when he allegedly ... Read More »

US Prez Donald Trump calls Warmbier death a 'total disgrace'

Later yesterday, Trump cryptically tweeted that China had not been successful in pressuring North Korea, though it was unclear specifically what he was referring to. North Korea's demands include a peace treaty to officially end the Korean War and the removal of USA troops from the Korean Peninsula. If North Korea conducts a sixth nuclear test, it would mean that the pressure now imposed by China is not effective, USA officials said. Read More »

Coroner still probing death of U.S. student held by N. Korea

Some of those companies - including China-based Young Pioneer Tours, which took Warmbier to Pyongyang - have now stopped taking Americans. "The North Koreans should release them unconditionally", he said. "At least I know China tried!" the president tweeted. Schiff was among many lawmakers who deemed Warmbier's death a " murder ", echoing Arizona Republican Sen. Read More »

76ers trade for No. 1 overall pick in Thursday's draft

The Boston Celtics and Philadelphia 76ers are at the forefront of the attention after news broke over the weekend that both teams would be swapping first-round picks in the upcoming NBA Draft , which is scheduled for Thursday. But the only way a deal can go down between the two is something tempting. The Celtics had Duke's Jayson Tatum in for a workout on Monday and hope to have Kansas' Josh Jackson in on Tuesday. Read More »

Cosby case deadlock reflects our cultural split

Shortly after a Montgomery County judge declared a mistrial Saturday in the grueling and emotional sexual assault trial of the comedian once known as "America's Dad", the attorney for Bill Cosby's main accuser said her client gave a voice to sexual assault victims. Read More »

Quinquagénaire poussé dans le Rhône. Deux lycéens mis en examen

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Agés de 17 et 18 ans, deux lycéens marseillais ont été placés en garde à vue. La victime, âgée d'une cinquantaine d'années, emportée par le courant, avait été sauvée in extremis par un passant qui a réussi à l'extraire de l'eau. Il est à préciser que la scène a été filmée, et au terme de ses huit secondes, on voit cinq jeunes prendre la fuite. Celle-ci est diffusée sur les réseaux sociaux. Read More »

Australia Suspends Syria Airstrikes Amid US-Russia Tensions

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The Pentagon statement added: "The demonstrated hostile intent and actions of pro-regime forces toward Coalition and partner forces in Syria conducting legitimate counter-Isis (IS) operations will not be tolerated". Sunday marked the first time during the six-year war that the USA has brought down a Syrian military jet. Bassam Abu Abdullah, a professor of International Relations at Damascus University, said the advances by pro-Assad troops undermined US plans in the area to sever a land ... Read More »

Algérie : Baisse de plus de 54% du déficit commercial

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Quant aux importations, elles se sont chiffrées à 19,67 milliards de dollars, contre 19,86 milliards de dollars durant la même période l'année précédente, soit une légère baisse de 0,98%. Elles ont concerné les demi-produits avec 620 millions de dollars (contre 585 millions), les biens alimentaires avec 161 millions de dollars (contre 116 millions), les produits bruts avec 30 millions de dollars (contre 31 millions), les bien d'équipements industriels avec 25 millions de ... Read More »

Agression de Nathalie Kosciusko-Morizet : Un suspect interpellé

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Placé en garde en vue, ce maire (sans étiquette) d'un petit village de Normandie (ouest ), a été confronté à la candidate du parti Les Républicains "mais il nie les faits", a déclaré à l'AFP Xavier Autain, l'avocat de Nathalie Kosciusko-Morizet, souvent désignée par ses initiales, NKM . Read More »

Newt Gingrich Says 'Pugnacious' Donald Trump Has 'Compulsion' To Counterattack

It did not serve Trump very well when he tweeted the Russian Federation investigation "is a witch hunt ", Gingrich admitted to Martha Raddatz , co-anchor of "This Week" on NBC News. "Comey may be under investigation". It's clear that Gingrich , along with many other Republican allies of the president, is becoming unhinged as this investigation worsens for Trump . Read More »

Protest marches held in Darjeeling, normal life crippled

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Except medicine shops, all other shops remained closed. The indefinite bandh in Darjeeling hills entered its seventh day on Wednesday. The twin developments posed a major challenge to the Trinamool Congress government, which made it mandatory this month for students in the state's schools to learn Bengali. Read More »