• United Nations agrees to cut down Darfur peacekeeping force
United Nations agrees to cut down Darfur peacekeeping force

In 2017, the United Nations led peacekeeping missions in countries such as Syria, South Sudan, Haiti and the border between India and Pakistan. The U.N. The council on Thursday unanimously adopted a resolution drafted by the United Kingdom that will cut the number of troops and police serving in the joint African Union-UN mission known as UNAMID ...

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  • FedEx Subsidiary TNT Express Hit By Second System Virus In 2 Months
FedEx Subsidiary TNT Express Hit By Second System Virus In 2 Months

Moller - Maersk has reported that a fairly big number of their systems have been shut down in order to contain the problem and minimize the damages hopefully. On top of the important, strategic points, it is said that there are thousands of personal computers worldwide that have been damaged and affected by this risky malware.

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  • Washington annonce 1,42 milliard de dollars de ventes d'armes à Taïwan
Washington annonce 1,42 milliard de dollars de ventes d'armes à Taïwan

Heather Nauert, porte-parole du département d'Etat, a précisé qu'un total de sept contrats avaient été soumis au Congrès pour approbation. Selon l'agence du Pentagone en charge des ventes d'armes, les armements vendus incluent notamment des bombes guidées, des missiles et des torpilles.

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  • Illinois Senate Republican leader steps down
Illinois Senate Republican leader steps down

Radogno, 64, a Republican from Lemont, has been minority leader since 2009 and has served in the Senate since 1996. Radogno was the main GOP crafter of the grand bargaining plan. Springfield, Ill (24/7 NewsSource) - The top Republican in the Illinois Senate may not see Illinois get a new state budget. Bruce Rauner , who had been shut out of th...

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  • Un homme tire dans un hôpital à New York: des personnes touchées
Un homme tire dans un hôpital à New York: des personnes touchées

Les forces de l'ordre ont établi un périmètre de sécurité, recommandant à la population d'éviter les lieux. " Le tireur est mort à l'hôpital ", avait-il ajouté un peu plus tard. L'incident s'est produit tout juste avant 15 h au Lebanon Hospital, un établissement qui compte 972 lits. Le tireur serait un ancien employé de l'hôpital, selon Fox N...

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  • Erickson: Trump Is Not Under an FBI Investigation ... Bernie Sanders Is
Erickson: Trump Is Not Under an FBI Investigation ... Bernie Sanders Is

A few years after her departure the school, heavily laden with debt and unable to attract students, closed its doors. The people who stood behind Sanders did so because of his views, but also because he appeared to be one of the most honest candidates to come down the pike in a long time.

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  • Stephen Colbert Leaks Drawings from Sean Spicer's No-Camera Press Briefing
Stephen Colbert Leaks Drawings from Sean Spicer's No-Camera Press Briefing

While Trump supporters weren't so enthusiastic, calling on the tried-and-tested childhood response of "takes one to know one". Still, he said , the president's attacks go too far. "You are a taxpayer-funded spokesman for the United States government", Acosta said. "Can we address the cameras issue?" "There appears to be no more substance in ...

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  • Israeli aircraft bombs Syrian army positions in occupied Golan
Israeli aircraft bombs Syrian army positions in occupied Golan

It was the fourth such exchange in a week as Syrian regime forces, backed by Hizballah fighters, battle opposition forces on the other side of the strategic plateau. On each occasion, Israel has responded aggressively by targeting Syrian Army positions with its jets, destroying tanks while killing civilians and Syrian army soldiers.

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  • Trump says US, South Korea have 'strong, solid plan' for North
Trump says US, South Korea have 'strong, solid plan' for North

Moon's taken heat from Trump in recent weeks over his delaying the deployment of the controversial USA -built missile defense system, Terminal High Altitude Area Defense ( THAAD ), which has made many regional powers unhappy, none more so than China .

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  • A 'direct violation' by China, says Bhutan
A 'direct violation' by China, says Bhutan

This is perhaps the first time that the mountain country has sent out a strong message against Chinese incursions and claimed the area in question is a disputed one between Bhutan and China . India Wants to solve border issues through dialogue". He said the road was "in violation of an agreement between the two countries". Ties between China a...

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  • This $10000 bikini is made of actual pizza
This $10000 bikini is made of actual pizza

Villa Italian Kitchen, a New Jersey-based pizza chain is celebrating the upcoming National Bikini Day (July 5) by offering, and listen to this: a $10,000 pizza bikini made from real pizza. You can have your custom-fitted pizza-kini for the low price of $10,000. Lo and behold, the pizza-kini, and as saner people would call it, the pizza bikini.

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  • New York Knicks to Interview David Griffin for Front Office Position
New York Knicks to Interview David Griffin for Front Office Position

Ujiri was reported to be coveted by the Knicks shortly after the team parted ways with president Phil Jackson on Wednesday . Less than three months later, Jackson chose to go all in on Anthony, who shunned the wooing of other teams during free agency and signed a fresh five-year deal to remain in NY.

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  • United Kingdom economy grows by 0.2 percent for q1
United Kingdom economy grows by 0.2 percent for q1

The aggregate real disposable income of United Kingdom households has fallen for three quarters in a row for the first time since the 1970s, according to the Office for National Statistics. economist at Capital Economics, a London-based consultancy. He added: "The fall in the household savings ratio is undoubtedly in large part due to the squeeze...

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  • Hot diggidy dog! Catch some wieners in Weiner this 4th of July
Hot diggidy dog! Catch some wieners in Weiner this 4th of July

Plus, if you're looking a job, Amazon's CEO is hiring, but not for the e-commerce business we know and love. The company's first new product is the WienerDrone, which looks like a sausage and drops hot dogs straight from the sky to a person's hand.

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  • FIEL officials respond to Att. Gen. Paxton's demands Trump rescinds DACA
FIEL officials respond to Att. Gen. Paxton's demands Trump rescinds DACA

In a letter to Attorney General Jeff Sessions , the attorney generals called for the government to phase out the program by refusing to accept new enrollees and refusing to renew current permits. Then, on June 15 of this year, the Trump Administration rescinded the 2014 program, but chose not to disturb the 2012 "DAPA" program that had been operat...

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  • Trump travel ban comes into effect for six countries
Trump travel ban comes into effect for six countries

Travelers from six Muslim-majority countries with links to terrorism have to meet certain requirements before they can enter the U.S. The countries affected include Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen. These examples include a foreign national who wants to visit or live with a family member, a student admitted to a USA college or universit...

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  • German parliament backs plan to fine social media over hate speech
German parliament backs plan to fine social media over hate speech

That covers a lot of potential posts, because Germany (understandably) has some of the world's toughest laws around defamation, hate crimes involving public incitement and threats of violence. Controversial content, which may or may not qualify as illegal, must be reviewed and evaluated for removal within one week. However, Facebook says it has...

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  • Illinois House Takes Step to Ending Budget Impasse
Illinois House Takes Step to Ending Budget Impasse

The proposed budget in the House relies on increasing the state income tax and cutting $2.4 billion. But the measure includes fee hikes opposed by Republican Gov. Lawmakers have a lot of work to do Friday if they hope to meet a midnight deadline for completing the state's first annual budget in two years. Democrats have a back-up plan, if it fail...

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  • British PM outlines 9-point plan for European Union post-Brexit
British PM outlines 9-point plan for European Union post-Brexit

This could be transferred into citizenship at a later date. But "settled status would generally be lost if a person was absent from the United Kingdom for more than two years, unless they have strong ties here", the government added. The Home Office said European Union nationals would need to show the document to employers and providers of public...

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  • Man, 20, beaten to death with shovel at service station
Man, 20, beaten to death with shovel at service station

It's the little things [that] mean the most. "Rest in flawless peace my cousin". Such a lovely boy. After having his life support machine switched off yesterday afternoon, the 20-year-old's family made the decision to donate his heart. A man has died following a "horrifying attack" at a busy motorway service station. "I would like to speak to e...

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  • Deux touristes allemandes blessées au couteau par un déséquilibré — Tunisie
Deux touristes allemandes blessées au couteau par un déséquilibré — Tunisie

A noter que grâce à la foule présente sur les lieux, l'énergumène a pu être maîtrisé et empêché de poursuivre son forfait en attendant l'arrivée des agents de la police qui l'ont directement arrêté. Les forces de sécurité ont trouvé chez l'agresseur des médicaments destinés aux maladies psychiatriques, la famille de l'agresseur ont soumis des certi...

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  • There's a HUGE twist coming to Love Island
There's a HUGE twist coming to Love Island

Jonny had previously set tongues wagging when he quickly moved on from Camilla Thurlow to Tyla - but the villa's latest twist could see the couples being shaken up once again. Part of the challenge involves four islanders jumping in the pool completely naked. Speaking after his exit, Simon said: "I'm a bit gutted to be leaving but it's been a w...

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  • Temperature in Iran hits hottest in country's history
Temperature in Iran hits hottest in country's history

At 4:51 p.m. local time, Weather Underground's website showed the temperature in Ahvaz climbed to 129.2 degrees Fahrenheit, with a heat index at an nearly unimaginably hot 142.1 degrees. Temperature hit 53.7 C in city of Ahvaz in south-west Iran. With humidity, the heat index reached an astounding 142.1 degrees Fahrenheit. The dew point on Wedne...

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  • TSA busts CT man with gun in carry-on at LaGuardia Airport
TSA busts CT man with gun in carry-on at LaGuardia Airport

See the TSA website for details on how to properly travel with a firearm. TSA officers contacted Port Authority Police who responded to the checkpoint, confiscated the pistol, and arrested the man on weapons charges. TSA has the authority to access civil penalties of up to $12,000 and a typical first offense for carrying a handgun into a chec...

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  • EA dismisses Mass Effect DLC cancellation rumours
EA dismisses Mass Effect DLC cancellation rumours

This will be a drastic departure for the long-running sci-fi series. The Mass Effect series' future has been up in the air ever since Electronic Arts made a decision to restructure Mass Effect : Andromeda developer BioWare Montreal, but now we know that we won't be getting any additional single-player content from the series any time soon.

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  • Saudi denies report that deposed Saudi Crown Prince confined to palace
Saudi denies report that deposed Saudi Crown Prince confined to palace

The newspaper said its sources were speaking anonymously "so as not to jeopardise relationships with Saudi royals". Evidently, the King wants to help Nayef relax because he has reportedly been confined to his palace on the Red Sea. administrations. The recently deposed heir to the throne of Saudi Arabia was reportedly confined to his palace and...

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  • Kiev vehicle bombing treated as terrorist attack
Kiev vehicle bombing treated as terrorist attack

A Ukrainian serviceman was killed and another person was wounded in a auto bomb explosion in the center of Kiev on Tuesday, the interior ministry said, describing the incident as a "terrorist act". "The event has been qualified as a terrorist act". He did not give further details. In early June a Ukrainian volunteer commander originally from th...

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  • Marine Le Pen mise en examen dans l'affaire des assistants européens
Marine Le Pen mise en examen dans l'affaire des assistants européens

Elle est également mise en examen pour complicité d'abus de confiance courant 2014-2016, en sa qualité de présidente du Front national, ajoute-t-on. La mise en examen viole, selon lui, le principe de séparation des pouvoirs. Le préjudice pour l'institution bruxelloise est estimé à 5 millions d'euros.

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  • Allemagne. Merkel lâche du lest sur le mariage gay
Allemagne. Merkel lâche du lest sur le mariage gay

L'Allemagne n'avait pas encore autorisé le mariage homosexuel . "(.) Personnellement, je ne présenterai pas un projet de loi pour une égalité complète dans l'adoption". Elle a "néanmoins souhaité que la légalisation du 'mariage pour tous' apporte 'davantage de paix sociale' en Allemagne", et c'est pour cela qu'elle n'avait pas donné de consig...

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  • San Antonio Officer Dies From Gunshot Wounds
San Antonio Officer Dies From Gunshot Wounds

Cavazos underwent one surgery but more surgeries are expected; he is expected to survive. According to police, the two officers were on street crime patrol investigating a suspicious person. The motive for the shooting is unknown and remains under investigation. Police say they have no idea why the man opened fire on the officers. Moreno wa...

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