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Trump security adviser urges Russia to rethink Syria support

Trump security adviser urges Russia to rethink Syria support

Tillerson on Sunday blamed Russian Federation for enabling the poison gas attack by failing to follow through on a 2013 agreement to secure and destroy chemical weapons stockpiles in Syria. "I think that there will be a lot of answers that come out of that meeting". Videos from inside the Shayrat air base showed fighter jets and hangars destroyed and runways pocked with holes after the strike in the pre-dawn hours Friday. Consulte Mais Informação

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Nikki Haley Now Says Removing Assad From Power Is A US Priority

Nikki Haley Now Says Removing Assad From Power Is A US Priority

U.S. ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said she sees regime change in Syria as one of the Trump administration's priorities in the country wracked by civil war. American officials predicted that the strikes would result in a major shift of Assad's calculus, but they appeared to be symbolic in practice. Ironically, the United States bombing may have complicated these prospects by encouraging Assad's enemies to sustain their resistance and to use their propaganda skills to stage ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Judge Approves Baltimore Police Decree Over Sessions Concerns

Judge Approves Baltimore Police Decree Over Sessions Concerns

On Wednesday afternoon, less than 24 hours before the hearing was scheduled to begin, Bredar denied the DOJ's request for a postponement, and the hearing took place, as planned, on Thursday morning. Sessions has advanced what has been dubbed the "Ferguson effect" - the unproven theory that civil rights investigations have made police less aggressive, leading to a spike in crime in cities like Chicago. Consulte Mais Informação

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Rajnath tells all States to ensure safety of Kashmiris

Rajnath tells all States to ensure safety of Kashmiris

Meanwhile, the Uttar Pradesh Police has filed a case against the leader of the Uttar Pradesh Nav Nirman Sena on charges of inciting communal disharmony. "Six of us were assaulted in three separate attacks that took place at the same time in the market". The attacks seemed coordinated. This is not first such incident; it should be remembered that previous year too, some Kashmiri students were thrashed in the same university over rumours of cooking beef. Consulte Mais Informação

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Court again finds voter discrimination

Court again finds voter discrimination

It is likely Texas will appeal those cases, given its history of fighting voting rights decision against it tooth-and-nail, meaning that the Supreme Court may get to weigh in on the state's relationship with the Voting Right Act . Chris Turner, head of the House Democratic Caucus. "This is shameful and unacceptable". "As 5th Circuit Judge Jerry Smith observed in his dissent, the challenge to the old 2011 maps are not only moot but 'a finding that racial considerations were dominant and ... Consulte Mais Informação

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North Korea's missile launch fail

North Korea's missile launch fail

They say the administration considered diverse policy options, from using military force to overthrow the regime to accepting the country as a nuclear state. Pyongyang recently tested a ballistic missile and claims it is close to perfecting an intercontinental ballistic missile and nuclear warhead that could attack the USA mainland. Consulte Mais Informação

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Questions abound in aftermath of NFL star Hernandez's death

Questions abound in aftermath of NFL star Hernandez's death

After the verdict was read, Hernandez hugged his attorneys and supporters before he was led away from the courtroom. Alone in his cell, the ex-New England Patriots tight end scribbled three notes. Jose Baez speaks with press after Aaron Hernandez's suicide. "The family of Aaron Hernandez has chose to donate to this study so that we could possibly help other young men who decide to play football, and to help further that cause, and also possibly shed light and more evidence on this case", ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Tillerson accuses Iran of 'alarming provocations' as US reviews policy

Tillerson accuses Iran of 'alarming provocations' as US reviews policy

Asked if Mr. Trump has made a decision on whether to keep the deal, Spicer told reporters in the daily briefing, "that's why he's doing a review". The U.S. admits that Tehran is complying with the 2015 agreement. "So, Tehran would be well-advised not to overreact to whatever happens". In addition to the USA, five other countries and the European Union agreed to lift sanctions against Iran in exchange for it's assurance it won't try to make or acquire a nuclear weapon. Consulte Mais Informação

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Neil Gorsuch confirmed to the Supreme Court

Neil Gorsuch confirmed to the Supreme Court

Democrats denounced the GOP's use of what both sides dubbed the "nuclear option" to put Gorsuch on the court, calling it an epic power grab that would further corrode politics in Congress, the courts and the United States. As soon as April 13, he could take part in his first private conference, where justices decide whether to hear cases - and some of them could involve gun rights, voting rights and a Colorado baker's refusal to design a cake for a same-sex couple's wedding. Consulte Mais Informação

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Atirador abre fogo na avenida Champs-Elysées, em Paris

Atirador abre fogo na avenida Champs-Elysées, em Paris

As autoridades apelaram à população para que evite a zona dos Campos Elísios, no centro da capital francesa, onde a circulação foi cortada pelas forças de segurança. Yvan Assioma, do sindicato da polícia Alliance, afirma que vários agentes, para além do ferido e da vítima mortal, foram atingidos por balas, mas que estas foram travadas pelos coletes de proteção. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump vows to solve dairy dispute with Canada

Trump vows to solve dairy dispute with Canada

Trump was echoing - and amplifying - the complaints of Wisconsin and NY governors, who say Canada's decision to create a new lower-priced, classification of milk product has frozen US producers out of the Canadian market. Sen. He says he will seek "fair trade" with all of America's trading partners "and that includes Canada". "Decision makers make statements that indicate a position that they intend to take and we're in the business of responding to positions that are actually taken", Carr ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Russia warns of serious consequences from US strike in Syria

Russia warns of serious consequences from US strike in Syria

For many supporters of US President Donald Trump, his decision to bomb a Syrian airfield in retaliation for a poison gas attack was a decisive show of strength and resolve - just what they voted for in November. But the United States doubled down, saying it was investigating whether Russian Federation was involved in the chemical strike as it foreshadowed new economic sanctions against Syria , where fighting has killed more than 400,000 and displaced 11 million people. Consulte Mais Informação

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United offers refunds to passengers who saw doctor dragged off flight

United offers refunds to passengers who saw doctor dragged off flight

This Sunday, April 9, 2017, image made from a video provided by Audra D. Bridges shows a passenger being removed from a United Airlines flight in Chicago. In the most recent boom-and-bust airline cycle, the industry "load factor" - the percentage of seats filled - bottomed out at 72.21 percent in February 2009, in the teeth of a crushing recession, but more recently has run in the mid-80s. Consulte Mais Informação

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