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Libya intercepts more than 900 migrants

Libya intercepts more than 900 migrants

LÉ Eithne crew rescue migrants from inflatable crafts . The coastal city of Sabratha, located 75 km west of the capital Tripoli, is one of the busiest illegal immigration departure points in Libya . The Defence Forces say the Irish vessel LÉ Eithne has rescued 346 migrants off the Libyan coast . This story has not been edited by Firstpost staff and is generated by auto-feed. Consulte Mais Informação

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Newt Gingrich: Trump Cannot Obstruct Justice

However, Gingrich himself has in the past voted to impeach a president over such charges. Now, with a Republican in power, Gingrich has changed his tune. While he repeatedly said it wasn't his place to say whether Trump's actions amounted to an obstruction of justice - an impeachable offense - he said he's "sure" that Mueller would investigate if they did. Consulte Mais Informação

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Cosby's fate is in the hands of the jury

They began deliberating at 5:25 p.m. on Monday and continued for about four hours into the night, and they continued deliberating at 10 a.m. on Tuesday. Dozens of women have made similar accusations against Cosby , 79, although only Constand has accused him of a crime that allegedly took place recently enough to allow for prosecution. Consulte Mais Informação

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Palestinian attackers killed after killing Israeli officer

In the wake of the attack, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu revoked the entry permits given to Palestinians during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan to visit their relatives in Israel. Palestinians said it stems from anger over decades of Israeli occupation in territory they claim for their state. Three Palestinian Arabs killed an Israeli border policewoman and wounded five others outside the Damascus Gate in Jerusalem's Old City. Consulte Mais Informação

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Relay for Life event moved downtown

Relay for Life event moved downtown

Survivors will take the first lap around the square, before being joined by caregivers, sponsors and then everyone who is joining Relay and trying to help fight cancer. The Relay For Life of Mansfield kicks off at 6 p.m. on Friday, June 16, and organizers are hoping the community comes out and helps support the cause. Consulte Mais Informação

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British PM May faces mounting criticism over London tower block blaze

Commander Cundy said: "The recovery of victims from inside the building is enormously challenging, but it is our absolute priority above everything else to recover and identify the victims and let the families know". "The bad news, I'm afraid, is lots of people died in the fire". The crowd, shouting "May must go", "justice for Grenfell" and "blood on your hands", were met with a cordon of police officers as they marched up Horseguards Parade, coming to a stop outside the entrance to Downing ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Nearly 200 congressional Democrats to sue Trump over foreign payments

Nearly 200 congressional Democrats to sue Trump over foreign payments

Two other lawsuits have also claimed Trump is violating the emoluments clause because foreign governments pay for hotel rooms at Trump properties and conduct business with the Trump organization . A memo prepared by the Senate plaintiff states that "these benefits include any compensation for services rendered in a private capacity such as when a foreign government throws a party at a hotel owned by a federal official". Consulte Mais Informação

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EU, UK fix date to begin Brexit negotiations

That problem is compounded by the fact that May has yet to strike a deal with Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party that would give her the extra votes in Parliament she needs for a working majority. If the parties still can not agree a deal by June 29, then the Northern Irish assembly's powers returned to the United Kingdom government. May now faces the task of satisfying both the pro-European and eurosceptic factions of her party, keeping Northern Ireland calm and negotiating a ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Markets Right Now: Grocer stocks plunge on Whole Foods deal

Markets Right Now: Grocer stocks plunge on Whole Foods deal

Interestingly, this news comes just a day after Digital Journal reported that Amazon was interested in another acquisition , corporate messaging startup Slack, worth an estimated $9 billion or more. In Whole Foods , Amazon is acquiring a company that has recently come under pressure from investors for its lagging performance. Whole Foods itself had launched an offshoot chain named after its "365" private label brand in a nod to the popularity of no-frills chains. Consulte Mais Informação

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