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Syrian Kurds appeal to United Nations as Turkey attack imminent

Syrian Kurds appeal to United Nations as Turkey attack imminent

Turkey has reacted angrily to reports of a Kurdish-led border force in Syria , calling it an "army of terror" and vowing to crush it. The Pentagon sought to try to deflect opposition to the border force with its own statement Wednesday, saying that the USA was neither creating a new army nor a conventional border guard , despite officials having repeatedly referred to the new force as both in previous comments. Consulte Mais Informação

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Michigan Basketball Instant Recap: UM Beats Rutgers, 62-47

Michigan Basketball Instant Recap: UM Beats Rutgers, 62-47

Efficient offense was not, and Rutgers hung around for 30 minutes. The Scarlet Knights would stay within striking distance for most of the second half as well. Freshman center Kate Cain scored 14 points and senior guard Jasmine Cincore scored 11 points to lead the Nebraska women's basketball team to a 52-42 win against 25th-ranked Rutgers on Sunday in Piscataway, New Jersey. Consulte Mais Informação

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Lady, 9, arms out pot-laced sweet to classmates

Lady, 9, arms out pot-laced sweet to classmates

I felt like the room was going to flip to the side", one nine-year-old student told KRQE . Gummi Bears are displayed in a glass jar at Sweet Dish candy store April 3, 2009 in San Francisco, California. "She started saying she couldn't see", Del Curto said. "As marijuana becomes legal in each state it's going to become more and more of an issue I believe", said Del Curto. Consulte Mais Informação

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Abbas to arrive in Brussels to hold meetings with European Union officials

Abbas to arrive in Brussels to hold meetings with European Union officials

Palestinian foreign minister Riad al-Malki said Abbas will tell the European Union it should take the step "as a way to respond" to U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the Israeli capital. "Absolutely not", he said. "EU's Mogherini reiterated that the only realistic solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is based on two states, with Jerusalem as the capital of both the state of Israel and the state of Palestine". Consulte Mais Informação

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Former Tory ministers deny money for Brexit declare whereas Channel four pulls its programme

Former Tory ministers deny money for Brexit declare whereas Channel four pulls its programme

Cashing In On Brexit, was scheduled to air tonight. Andrew Mitchell , another former Tory cabinet minister, was also caught up in the sting by Channel 4's Dispatches programme. But Lilley said, according to the Telegraph: "This tawdry attempt at entrapment of a former minister two decades after he last held office says far more about the ethics and scruples of those doing it than of their intended victim". Consulte Mais Informação

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TV meteorologist who helped launch the Weather Channel dies

TV meteorologist who helped launch the Weather Channel dies

He served as chief executive of the Weather Channel after helping found it in 1981 with Frank Batten, the chairman and chief executive of Landmark Communications and the publisher of The Virginian-Pilot of Norfolk, Va. Jason Austell, an anchor for the station's "Good Morning San Diego", tweeted that Mr. Coleman was "a beloved meteorologist". Coleman left the network and continued forecasting on stations in NY and Chicago. Consulte Mais Informação

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France calls for UNSC meeting after Turkish military operation

France calls for UNSC meeting after Turkish military operation

Differences over Syria policy have complicated Turkey's already hard relationship with North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally the United States, which has backed the YPG, seeing it as an effective partner in the fight against ISIL. Meanwhile, pro-Turkish Free Syrian Army factions were seen on Saturday advancing towards the city of Afrin. The operation is Turkey's second major incursion into Syria during the seven-year civil war after the August 2016-March 2017 Euphrates Shield ... Consulte Mais Informação

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New Jersey First Lady Discloses Sexual Assault While at UVA

New Jersey First Lady Discloses Sexual Assault While at UVA

Tammy Murphy says the assault happened while she was a sophomore at the University of Virginia. He pulled my shirt up, pulled my skirt up. The wife of Democratic Gov. "It wasn't until a future point in time and a future crime that he finally went to jail". I tell this today not for me, but really for all of you. Murphy used the rare telling of her story to encourage more women to come forward with their experiences, which have become more prevalent since the beginning of the #MeToo ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Mexico murder rate soars as more than 25000 people killed in 2017

Mexico murder rate soars as more than 25000 people killed in 2017

Figures based on murders between January and November had already established 2017 as a record-breaking year for homicides in the country - but an additional 2,219 people were killed in December alone. It comes after the capture of key cartel leaders, which analysts say may have sparked a rise in the number of autonomous criminal groups. The militarized drug war also coincides with the crisis against journalists in the country, who often report on its resulting violence - only to be ... Consulte Mais Informação

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