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Philippines senator Antonio Trillanes arrested after weeks holed up in Senate

Philippines senator Antonio Trillanes arrested after weeks holed up in Senate The former military officer has been taking refuge in the Senate to avoid arrest before a warrant was issued. He later proceeded to the Makati RTC Branch 150 to post P200,000 bail, prompting Judge Alameda to order his release. He maintained that he has already proven his filing for his amnesty seven years ago. Alameda said the burden of proving compliance with the minimum requirements to be ... [Full Article...]

Texan who published 3-D guns plans jailed on sex assault charge

Texan who published 3-D guns plans jailed on sex assault charge Wilson told authorities that he will hire his own attorney, but he remained in jail Sunday afternoon and it was unclear if he had retained a lawyer, the Harris County Sheriff's Department said. Authorities said on Sunday the owner of a Texas company that sells plans to make untraceable 3D printed guns was back in the United States, after being arrested in Taiwan . [Full Article...]

What is Labour's Brexit motion?

Keir Starmer received a prolonged standing ovation at the Labour Party conference on Tuesday after he said Brexit could still be stopped. In another sign of Labour's evolving thinking about how it will approach Brexit as the negotiations with Brussels reach their endgame, shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry said on Tuesday the party would fight a general election promising to buy time b... [Full Article...]

Brett Kavanaugh: Trump doubts 'drunk' sex assault accuser

Brett Kavanaugh: Trump doubts 'drunk' sex assault accuser Follow the latest update in the Kavanaugh confirmation below :Murkowski Sen. Kavanaugh has denied Ramirez's accusation and labeled it a "smear". Ford accused Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her in the 1980s when they were both teenagers. [Full Article...]

Cosby, Accuser Appear In Court For Start Of Sentencing

Cosby, Accuser Appear In Court For Start Of Sentencing Cosby was convicted in April of drugging and sexually assaulting Andrea Constand , a former administrator at his alma mater Temple University, in his Philadelphia-area home in 2004 and faces a possible prison sentence on Tuesday. Cosby's lawyers had fought the " sexually violent predator " designation, arguing that Pennsylvania's sex-offender law remains unconstitutional and that he is no thr... [Full Article...]

Montreal Expecting Severe Thunderstorms And Risk Of Tornadoes

Montreal Expecting Severe Thunderstorms And Risk Of Tornadoes Temperatures will ramp up to 83 degrees by Wednesday before falling back down to the low 70s and upper 60s. Winds will remain out of hte southeast between 5 to 15 miles per hour. The Storm Prediction Center paints almost all of Pennsylvania and New Jersey in a "slight risk" with the threat for damaging wind gusts in excess of 50 miles per hour. [Full Article...]

President Trump speaks at the UN

And the European Union has emphasized as "critically important" a trio of initiatives that the Trump administration abhors or has abandoned: the Paris Climate Agreement, the Iran nuclear deal and the Global Compacts for Refugees and Migrants, political declaration that is directed at improving the way in which the worldwide community responds to large movements of refugees and migrants, as wel... [Full Article...]

Rouhani blames Arab separatists for attack

Rouhani blames Arab separatists for attack In the presidency of the event were representatives of the local government, including the governor of Ahvaz, high ranking clergy and deputies. "All these little mercenary countries we see in this region are backed by America". State TV hours later reported that all four gunmen had been killed. Iran's Revolutionary Guards , many of whom died in the assault, vowed on Sunday to wreak "deadly an... [Full Article...]

President calls on world leaders to emulate Nelson Mandela

President calls on world leaders to emulate Nelson Mandela Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is paying tribute to the late Nelson Mandela by urging world leaders at the United Nations General Assembly to follow his example and champion democracy, human rights and the rule of law around the world. According to him, there can be no peace without sustainable development and no sustainable development without peace and the full respect for human rights and fundam... [Full Article...]

Embattled UK leader defiant after Brexit plan attacked

Embattled UK leader defiant after Brexit plan attacked The Brexit Secretary went on to praise Mrs May, telling the BBC that she was "a very stoic, resilient character". The EU's suggestion would be for Northern Ireland to continue to follow the same rules as the Republic if Ireland, and the rest of the EU. [Full Article...]

Rouhani: US Threat to Stop Iranian Oil Exports 'Empty Promise'

Rouhani: US Threat to Stop Iranian Oil Exports 'Empty Promise' Iran has suggested in recent weeks that it could take military action in the Gulf to block other countries' oil exports in retaliation for US sanctions meant to halt its sales of crude. According to Bloomberg , Iran can attend the Security Council meeting if it is the main topic of discussion. He believes renewed economic pressure, which went into force in August, will force Iran to agree to a n... [Full Article...]

Paul Gosar's Siblings Endorse Dem Opponent in New Ad

Paul Gosar's Siblings Endorse Dem Opponent in New Ad When Paul Gosar , the 50-year-old incumbent who is running against Brill, sees the doctor's latest campaign ad he might get physically ill. The congressman took to Twitter to vent about his siblings, writing, "My siblings who chose to film ads against me are all liberal Democrats who hate President Trump ". [Full Article...]

Labour late-night meeting strikes decision on second Brexit referendum stance

The statement came just hours after the Soros-backed group issued one describing the announcement Labour would back a second vote as "a welcome step forward for the party". 'Let's see what comes out of conference and then obviously I'm bound by the democracy of our party, ' he said. Corbyn's second-in-command, finance spokesman John McDonnell , was clear - the question should not involve ... [Full Article...]

New Zealand PM's three-month-old 'First Baby' makes United Nations debut

New Zealand PM's three-month-old 'First Baby' makes United Nations debut Ms Ardern spoke of Mandela's "profound impact" on New Zealand during her first speech at the summit, and shared how her father, who was a policeman, missed her first birthday because he was called to work during the mass protests opposing the 1981 Springbok Tour. [Full Article...]

Rare two-headed venomous snake offers double the nope

Rare two-headed venomous snake offers double the nope He continued: "Thanks to the Wildlife Center of Virginia we were able to determine that the left head has the dominant esophagus and the right head has the more developed throat for eating". One commenter said, 'This is what nightmares are made of'. "It's now being cared for by a private reptile keeper with lots of experience in breeding and rearing vipers". [Full Article...]

Putin tells Netanyahu he rejects Israeli version of Syria plane downing

Putin tells Netanyahu he rejects Israeli version of Syria plane downing Moscow says Israeli F-16 planes which struck Latakia in western Syria on September 17 later used the landing Russian Il-20 surveillance plane as "cover", which resulted in the larger Il-20 being hit by a Syrian missile. Israel regularly carries out strikes in Syria against Assad's government, its Lebanese ally Hezbollah and Iranian targets. Dmitri Trenin, director of the Carnegie Moscow Cente... [Full Article...]

Town flooded with dead fish after Hurricane Florence water recedes

Town flooded with dead fish after Hurricane Florence water recedes Gov. Roy Cooper's office said Monday that he would issue a proclamation for a special session to begin October 2. "It's a matter of time before it subsides", he said early on Monday. At least 44 people have died since the hurricane slammed the Carolinas, sending rivers overflowing into neighborhoods and roadways. Wayne County Animal Services made contact with Ms. [Full Article...]

#WhyIDidntReport - Sexual Assault Survivors Share Stories on Twitter

#WhyIDidntReport - Sexual Assault Survivors Share Stories on Twitter The 45-year-old actress went on to write that it took her "years" after the assault to speak up about the experience to her friends and "three decades" before she told her parents. His brief remarks came a day after a second woman, Deborah Ramirez, alleged in an article in The New Yorker magazine that Kavanaugh exposed himself to her at a party when they were both freshmen at Yale University... [Full Article...]

Kavanaugh protests escalate, over 120 arrested on Capitol Hill

These future lawyers of America have been protesting both on campus and in Washington, D.C.to convince lawmakers to vote against confirming Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court , so the school cancelled more than 30 scheduled classes Monday morning in anticipation of widespread absences. [Full Article...]

Deputy Attorney General Rosenstein expected to be fired Monday morning

Deputy Attorney General Rosenstein expected to be fired Monday morning Axios is out with a huge bombshell : Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein has verbally submitted his resignation to White House Chief of Staff John Kelly , ahead of his expected firing by President Donald Trump . Mr McCabe was sacked by US Attorney General Jeff Sessions in March after the Justice Department's internal watchdog accused him of misconduct. Williams says Rosenstein right n... [Full Article...]


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