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Philippines Mayor Shot Dead In His Office

Philippines Mayor Shot Dead In His Office

The director of the Central Visayas police ordered the immediate relief of the commander and all police officers, who were on duty at the Ronda Police Station when Mayor Mariano Blanco was killed inside the municipal hall past 1 a.m. Another recent high profile killing came in July when mayor Antonio Halili was shot by a sniper during a flag raising ceremony at the town hall in Tanauan, Batangas. Consulte Mais Informação

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Myanmar reporters get seven years' jail

Myanmar reporters get seven years' jail

A Yangon court on Monday found them guilty under the Official Secrets Act and handed them each seven years in prison, sparking outrage from the UN, EU and U.S. The defense can appeal the ruling, the news service reports, and lawyers told reporters on Tuesday that they were weighing their options. "I was shocked today in the morning, when I woke up and learned that these two journalists from Reuters have been imposed a sentence of seven years of jail". Consulte Mais Informação

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Syria's Idlib 'Cannot Be a Slaughter'

Syria's Idlib 'Cannot Be a Slaughter'

The presidents of Turkey, Russia and Iran will meet on Friday in Tehran, as part of the trilateral efforts on finding a solution to the Syrian civil war. "However, if attacked, the United States will not hesitate to use necessary and proportionate force to defend USA, coalition or partner forces". Instead, the United States has called for a cooperative approach with other outside actors. Consulte Mais Informação

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China considers merger of Unicom, China Telecom

China considers merger of Unicom, China Telecom

The proposal being reviewed argues that a merger could speed up the government's ability to push through its 5G ambitions because a combined company could make the necessary investments more easily than separately, the sources said. Huawei Technologies, the world's largest maker of equipment for networks, and ZTE were banned from selling their gear to a United States ally, Australia, which cited security concern. Consulte Mais Informação

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After upset win, Massachusetts Democrat comes out swinging at Trump

After upset win, Massachusetts Democrat comes out swinging at Trump

Pressley, who labeled President Trump racist and misogynistic, said she knew when she launched her campaign that she "would find no favor with the Democratic establishment both here at home and in Washington". She also spoke about the plight of immigrants and women stressing that for all those marginalized groups, 'change can't wait'. In 2009 she became the first black woman elected to the Boston City Council. Consulte Mais Informação

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Special counsel team responds to Trump lawyers on potential interview

Special counsel team responds to Trump lawyers on potential interview

Trump has cited their amenable relationship as evidence that the special counsel can not be impartial during the investigation. Trump's lawyers have tried to put off a formal interview, saying repeatedly that to determine whether the Trump campaign conspired with Russia's election interference and whether Trump tried to obstruct the inquiry, Mueller can find the answers in the interviews his investigators have conducted with witnesses, including senior White House aides and ... Consulte Mais Informação

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In a First, US to Charge North Korean Spy

In a First, US to Charge North Korean Spy

Also known as Korea Expo Joint Venture, Chosun Expo is believed to be connected to the RGB's Lab 110; while it provides legitimate programming-for-hire services to foreign customers, the company also is alleged to be home to the Lazarus Group-the malware and hacking group that has been previously connected by United States intelligence and private sector security researchers to the Sony attack, the theft of $81 million from Bangladesh Bank through the SWIFT system (part of an attempted $1 ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Delta Fire Roars To 5,000 Acres, Shuts Down Interstate 5 Traffic

In the video, a woman is heard begging her boyfriend to get out of their vehicle and leave as the fire raged closer to them. We can't stay right here, ' the woman yells. 5, 2018. The Delta fire is believed to have been human-caused, but details aren't available at this time. There is now no containment on the fire. The fast-moving fire forced truck drivers to abandon their rigs on the highway. Consulte Mais Informação

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Saudi says it intercepts Houthi missile; shrapnel wounds 26

Saudi says it intercepts Houthi missile; shrapnel wounds 26

Saudi Arabia shot down a ballistic missile fired by Yemen's Houthi rebels late Wednesday, with shrapnel leaving 26 people wounded, the Riyadh-led coalition fighting the rebels said. Most of the missiles have been intercepted by the Saudi military. In 2014, the Houthis seized Sanaa and drove the government of Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi into exile, marking a major turning point in Yemen's long-running conflict. Consulte Mais Informação

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