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Ombudsman won't implement deputy's suspension order

Ombudsman won't implement deputy's suspension order

Morales made the statement in the wake of Carandang's suspension for 90 days for supposedly spreading false information on President Rodrigo Duterte's bank accounts. It was not immediately clear how the legal standoff will be resolved between the brash-talking Duterte and Morales, a former Supreme Court justice known for her tough stance against corruption and for the rule of law. Consulte Mais Informação

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Turkish football club completes world's first bitcoin transfer

Turkish football club completes world's first bitcoin transfer

Harunustaspor, a local amateur league club, signed 22-year old Omer Faruk Kiroglu for 2,000 liras (£377.6) worth of Bitcoin and 2,500 liras (£468.2) in cash, for a sum total of 4,500 liras, CNN Turk said. He added: " God willing, bitcoin will bring us the championship ". European Union states and legislators agreed last month on stricter rules to prevent money laundering and terrorism financing on exchange platforms for Bitcoin and other virtual currencies. Consulte Mais Informação

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Minister shocks House of Lords by resigning for being late

Minister shocks House of Lords by resigning for being late

Several peers, including Lord Lamont of Lerwick, the former Conservative chancellor, reached out to stop Lord Bates from exiting the chamber. In his absence the question was answered by the Lords chief whip, Lord Taylor. Lord Bates turned up towards the end of the half hour session and stood at the despatch box to deliver his apology. "I hope my noble friend, who has given 20 years of strong public service, will resume his place on the frontbench". Consulte Mais Informação

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Police shoot, kill man in the Bronx, NYPD says

Police shoot, kill man in the Bronx, NYPD says

The man with the knife apparently chased another man out of a home and around a auto near Prospect Avenue and East 181 Street in the Belmont section after 8 p.m., police said. EMS administered Narcan - a medication used to block the effects of opioids - and tried to save Pritchett's life by administering CPR. Pritchett has a history of drug abuse and has been in rehab before, a police source added. Consulte Mais Informação

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Israeli defense chief: Lebanon will pay for Iranian meddling

Israeli defense chief: Lebanon will pay for Iranian meddling

Late previous year, Lebanon awarded bids to Total SA, Eni SpA and Novatek PJSC to explore for oil and gas in blocks 4 and 9 in the country's exclusive economic zone. A major find in Lebanon's southernmost waters could raise the possibility of a dispute with Israel, which is developing a number of offshore gas deposits, with one large field, Tamar, already producing gas, and the larger Leviathan field set to go online next year. Consulte Mais Informação

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FBI's No 2, a Trump target, stepping down

FBI's No 2, a Trump target, stepping down

CNN , the global news channel that has been accused of peddling fake news by Trump, the surprise resignation of McCabe as "the latest evidence that President Donald Trump not only expects total loyalty from his Justice Department but suspects anyone who doesn't show that fealty may be part of some sort of anti-Trump "deep state" conspiracy". Consulte Mais Informação

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CIA Director Reportedly Met With Russian Intel Chief On US Sanctions List

CIA Director Reportedly Met With Russian Intel Chief On US Sanctions List

They anxious the Kremlin could conclude the United States is open to forgiving Russian Federation for its actions and wasn't resolved to forcefully prevent future meddling. A senior USA intelligence official based in Moscow was also called back to Washington for the meeting with the CIA chief, said a person familiar with the events, who, like others, spoke on the condition of anonymity to discuss the sensitive meeting. Consulte Mais Informação

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South Carolina Rep. Trey Gowdy will not seek re-election

South Carolina Rep. Trey Gowdy will not seek re-election

Consulate in Benghazi, Libya. The Benghazi panel revealed the existence of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's private email server and controversies involving it proved to be damaging to her failed 2016 presidential campaign. Gowdy issued a statement early Wednesday afternoon, saying he no longer enjoys politics and will be returning to his prior life in the justice system. Consulte Mais Informação

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Train carrying congressional Republicans to GOP retreat hits truck in Virginia

Train carrying congressional Republicans to GOP retreat hits truck in Virginia

Sanders says President Donald Trump has been fully briefed on the matter and is receiving regular updates . Amtrak said there were no injuries to those aboard the train, which originated in Washington. Cole said he's not aware of any injuries on the train. A statement from Amtrak said the crash happened at 11:20 a.m.in Crozet, Va. "There are no reported injuries to passengers or crew members". Consulte Mais Informação

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Parents of Quebec City mosque shooting suspect 'living in fear'

Parents of Quebec City mosque shooting suspect 'living in fear'

Like all parents, we had the hoped to see him succeed and be happy in life. "We can not bring back those who perished, but we owe it to them to fight the very sentiment that caused their loss". Following the tragic event, we chose not to speak with media outlets and instead express our condolences directly to the victims and their families in a personal letter that was handed to them by Mr. Consulte Mais Informação

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Why Did Melania Trump Wear White? Some See Hidden Meanings

Why Did Melania Trump Wear White? Some See Hidden Meanings

During the interview , Daniels remained coy over whether she was subject to a non-disclosure agreement, merely replying: "Do I?" "Did you sign this letter that was released today?" he asked . On various occasions, Ms Daniels has both confirmed and denied having an affair with Mr Trump . She spent her first months as first lady living in NY, and refused to move to the White House until their young son Barron finished the school year. Consulte Mais Informação

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NASA telescopes relay live feed of rare super blue blood moon

NASA telescopes relay live feed of rare super blue blood moon

The moon is "super" because it's closer to Earth than usual, and therefore bigger and brighter. He said the total lunar eclipse , also known as a "bloodmoon", was to start from 8.51pm, reaching its peak at 9.29pm, and ends at 10.07pm. The phenomenon wasn't just an excuse to get out the camera. Space.com said this was the first total lunar eclipse since 2015 and the first blue moon/blood moon visible in the United States since 1866. Consulte Mais Informação

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Saudi government expects to seize more than $100bn in corruption crack-down

Saudi government expects to seize more than $100bn in corruption crack-down

In total, the investigation subpoenaed 381 people, some of whom testified or provided evidence, Mojeb said, adding that 56 people had not reached settlements and were still in custody, down from 95 early last week. Kingdom soared its 10 percent daily limit in unusually heavy trade; it remains 2.3 percent below its level before Prince Alwaleed was detained in early November, and since then, the market index has gained 8.2 percent. Consulte Mais Informação

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