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Flynn refusing new request to speak to Hill committee

This comes after Flynn decided not to comply with a subpoena from the Senate back in May. The Senate intelligence committee has sought testimony from Flynn as part of its investigation into alleged Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. The documents were in response to two subpoenas that the committee sent to Flynn businesses after he invoked his Fifth Amendment rights. "We will vigorously pursue General Flynn's testimony and his production of any and all pertinent materials pursuant to the ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Turkey purchase the sophisticated missile-defense system S-400 to Russian Federation

Turkey purchase the sophisticated missile-defense system S-400 to Russian Federation

Hurriyet newspaper quoted Erdogan on Tuesday as telling a group of reporters that signatures have been put on accords and that Turkey has made a down payment on the surface-to-air defense systems. The Turkish-Russian contract is a new sign of better relations between the two countries since a reconciliation deal was signed a year ago following the 2015 shooting down by the Turkish military of a Russian fighter jet over the Syrian border. Consulte Mais Informação

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New Suzuki Swift Sport breaks cover at Frankfurt Motor Show

New Suzuki Swift Sport breaks cover at Frankfurt Motor Show

The power is sent to the front wheels via the six-speed manual gearbox. The new model is powered by a 1.4 Boosterjet engine producing 140PS at 5,500rpm and 230Nm at 2,500-3,500rpm. The Swift Sport also features a new suspension setup and has 120mm of ground clearance which is 15mm less than the last Sport. It has a kerb weight of 970 kg, which is 80 kg lighter than the previous version. Consulte Mais Informação

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Faulty Indian Ammo Damages First Artillery Guns Imported In 3 Decades

Faulty Indian Ammo Damages First Artillery Guns Imported In 3 Decades

India's first new artillery gun, the M777 ultra-light howitzer made by the US-based BAE Land Systems, was partly damaged during trial field firing at Pokhran on September 2, sources in the army headquarters said today. "We are working closely with the Indian Army and the USA government to explore the incident", the spokesperson told the news agency. The Army is supposed to receive three more of these in September 2018. Consulte Mais Informação

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Peru expels North Korea ambassador as new United Nations sanctions ratified

Peru expels North Korea ambassador as new United Nations sanctions ratified

MCEVERS: Though she calls the resolution the toughest to date, the sanctions are not as stringent as the Trump administration had initially proposed. Liu said relevant parties should resume negotiations "sooner rather than later". Traditionally, the United States has discreetly negotiated with China on any North Korea sanctions before expanding talks to the full council once the five veto powers have agreed . Consulte Mais Informação

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Canadian non-profit calls for country to take action in Rohingya violence

Canadian non-profit calls for country to take action in Rohingya violence

The US Senate will vote on a defense spending bill next week that could expand the Pentagon's cooperation with the Myanmarese military, The Associated Press reported on Saturday. "If the political price of your ascension to the highest office in Myanmar is your silence, the price is surely too steep". British UN Ambassador Matthew Rycroft said he hoped there would be a public statement agreed by the council. Consulte Mais Informação

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Apple Removes App Store From iTunes

Apple Removes App Store From iTunes

Apple's support page links to instructions on how to download each type of content that has been eliminated. Today, Apple quietly released iTunes version 12.7 for both Windows and macOS, and the most immediate change is that it no longer contains any options for syncing apps or ringtones to your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch. Consulte Mais Informação

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People who abandoned pets while fleeing Hurricane Irma face cruelty charges

People who abandoned pets while fleeing Hurricane Irma face cruelty charges

As for the pets who were found by authorities, their owners will not get the opportunity to leave them-or potentially any other pets-out in a storm again. She also said while it's not unusual to see pets abandoned, there were more people surrendering their pets this time around. Sauve said officials will use every paper trail imaginable to track down animal cruelty offenders. Consulte Mais Informação

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Utah man arrested for setting 4 OR wildfires

Utah man arrested for setting 4 OR wildfires

The four wildland fires broke out along the Highway 97 between the area of Lava River Cave and Mile Post 180 south of La Pine, Oregon. One of the fires grew to over 1,200 acres. He told NewsChannel 21 Wilson may have traveled to western OR, and witnesses are sought to help establish a timeline of when and where he traveled. Anyone with any information on Wilson or saw the blue Sonata he was driving, which has a "distinct" sticker in the back window, in any of the areas known to have wildland ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Jose strengthens into hurricane in Atlantic Ocean

This satellite image obtained from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) shows Huricane Irma (left) and Hurricane Jose (right), September 6, 2017. Hurricane Irma is a Category 5 hurricane, and was approaching Grand Turk island early Thursday evening. However, Jose is unlikely to make landfall. The storm damaged about 95% of the buildings on the island, Prime Minister Gaston Browne said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Choosing Between Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO) and Enterprise Products Partners LP (EPD)

Choosing Between Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO) and Enterprise Products Partners LP (EPD)

Marathon Oil Corporation has a consensus outperform rating from 27 Wall Street analysts, and the number of shares now sold short amount to at least 4.32% of shares outstanding. Martingale Asset Management L P has an ownership of 41,554 stocks of the oil and gas firms shares valued $2,175,000 following purchasing an extra 1,293 shares through out the quarter. Consulte Mais Informação

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