• Female Uber driver accuses US Senator of sexual harassment
Female Uber driver accuses US Senator of sexual harassment

Bryce Marlatt (R-Woodward) is reportedly under investigation after an Uber driver accused him of touching her inappropriately while she was dropping him off at a hotel. Although Uber disavows sexual misconduct by drivers and passengers alike, it still seems to happen with fair frequency: As BuzzFeed reported in March 2016, the number of rape...

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  • Une centaine de fichés S ont le droit de porter une arme
Une centaine de fichés S ont le droit de porter une arme

L'homme était fiché S et dans le même temps, détenteur de plusieurs armes à feu, en toute légalité. Après l'attentat raté, le ministre avait affirmé avoir demandé une " nouvelle évaluation " des personnes fichées pour radicalisation susceptibles de détenir légalement une arme.

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  • Accord sur le traité de libre-échange entre l'UE et le Japon
Accord sur le traité de libre-échange entre l'UE et le Japon

Cet accord comprendra un chapitre sur le développement durable, destiné à favoriser le dialogue entre Tokyo et Bruxelles notamment sur les questions environnementales. Selon une source européenne, le texte final couvrira "99% des échanges" entre les deux puissances. Les discussions achoppent sur les taxes appliquées sur les fromages importés des pa...

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  • F1 Raceweek: Vettel and Hamilton probed on Baku row
F1 Raceweek: Vettel and Hamilton probed on Baku row

The pair were reunited yesterday in the drivers' press conference ahead of Sunday's Austrian Grand Prix and Hamilton , who had already branded Vettel's driving a disgrace , said: "I don't think anything changes, so my opinion stays the same".

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  • Russian Extends Tit-for-tat Food Import Ban Until December 2018
Russian Extends Tit-for-tat Food Import Ban Until December 2018

The measure was carried out through a decree signed by President Vladimir Putin one day after the European Union announced the extension, for a period of six months, of the sweeping economic sanctions on Russian Federation in response to Moscow's role in the ongoing unrest in eastern Ukraine and its failure to uphold its end of a peace deal i...

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  • Australia 'A' side boycott South Africa tour over pay dispute
Australia 'A' side boycott South Africa tour over pay dispute

Players will boycott the Australia A cricket tour of South Africa over a lack of progress in pay talks with the national governing body. "I don't want the Australian players to be unprepared because they have been concentrating on something else; give them 12 months and let them concentrate on the cricket", said the former right-handed Australi...

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  • Gigaba to officially challenge the Public Protector's Absa report in court
Gigaba to officially challenge the Public Protector's Absa report in court

She said the failure by government to recover misappropriated public funds as recommended in the CIEX report , known as Project Spear, was inconsistent with duties imposed by section 195 of the Constitution, which requires high standards of professional ethics.

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  • Vice President Pence To Visit Kennedy Space Center
Vice President Pence To Visit Kennedy Space Center

Boeing, Lockheed Martin, SpaceX, United Space Alliance, Orbital ATK, Blue Origin and other companies have leased space at or near Kennedy and are either operating private space endeavors from there or planning to there. Pence didn't say when, how, where, or why America would return to the moon . "Under President Donald Trump , America will lead i...

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  • Les réformes qui vont être menées en 2018 et celles qui — Fiscalité
Les réformes qui vont être menées en 2018 et celles qui — Fiscalité

Elle est destinée à compenser la suppression des cotisations sociales salariales maladie et chômage, conçue pour augmenter le salaire net. L'opération reste néanmoins périlleuse sur le plan budgétaire, puisqu'elle revient à déplacer 22 milliards d'euros de prélèvements.

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  • Face à une situation incontrôlable, Anne Hidalgo en appelle à l'Etat — Migrants
Face à une situation incontrôlable, Anne Hidalgo en appelle à l'Etat — Migrants

D'abord, donc, il s'agirait " d'apporter une réponse solidaire et efficace à l'urgence migratoire " et, pour ce faire, de lancer une " répartition organisée des migrants sur l'ensemble du territoire ". " La politique de l'intégration doit être interministérielle, car elle ne peut se restreindre à la gestion de l'immigration sous l'angle de l'ordre ...

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  • Honda and Hitachi establish electric motor company
Honda and Hitachi establish electric motor company

The stock rose 1.35% or $0.37 reaching $27.78. American Century Companies Inc. boosted its stake in Honda Motor Company by 6.3% in the first quarter. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 2.9% on a year-over-year basis. On average, analysts predict that Honda Motor Company , Ltd. will post $2.76 earnings per share for the current fiscal...

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  • Women can't wear sleeveless dresses in Congress
Women can't wear sleeveless dresses in Congress

Meanwhile, CQ Roll Call's Kellie Mejdrich reiterated that this had happened and said she was warned the next time she exposed her shoulders (gasp!) she would be removed from the premises. Just last month, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan advised that " members should wear appropriate business attire during all sittings of the House, however brie...

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  • Protester Arrested at Sen. Flake's Office After Threatening Republicans
Protester Arrested at Sen. Flake's Office After Threatening Republicans

Staffers working in Flake's office promptly locked the doors and called the Sheriff's Department, believing the protester's remarks were in reference to the shooting of Louisiana Rep. The release stated, "Protesters to Risk Arrest in Sen". He was back in intensive care at MedStar Washington Hospital Center this week amid new concerns over infecti...

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  • Couple in 'cold chicken' attack surrender to authorities
Couple in 'cold chicken' attack surrender to authorities

But it brings it all back". As the attack ensued, the owner's teenage daughter rushed in before a male suspect punched her in the face. Nathaniel and Latasha Smith turned themselves after being caught on video attacking a restaurant owner and her daughter.

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  • British & Irish Lions set for historic series decider in Auckland
British & Irish Lions set for historic series decider in Auckland

In the 129-year history of the Lions , the tourists have only ever won one Test series in New Zealand , winning the 1971 tour 2-1. You can tell the All Blacks are wary because the normally laconic Hansen is starting to speak like a Miss World finalist, calling for global oval-ball harmony and insisting it will not necessarily be a awful thing...

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  • Tom Holland: Nobody is ready for 'Avengers: Infinity War'
Tom Holland: Nobody is ready for 'Avengers: Infinity War'

Can not say why, is something in his character, a being supposed to be solid and which suddenly collapses ... That movie literally needs no teasing. Even belief in the multiverse has crept into everyday discourse lately thanks to the weird YouTube subculture of people (presumably with faulty memories) who believe the so-called "Mandela Effect" is...

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  • G20 Summit: Prime Minister Theresa May Challenges Donald Trump over Climate Change
G20 Summit: Prime Minister Theresa May Challenges Donald Trump over Climate Change

Theresa May has expressed disappointment when Donald Trump pulled United States out of the Paris Agreement . "Angela Merkel has made this G20 summit a test of leadership". "Donald Trump has absolutely chosen the wrong course". Trump said American obligations under the deal were too steep, and that he would try to renegotiate its terms.

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  • Procès de Teodorin Obiang en France : prison et amende requises
Procès de Teodorin Obiang en France : prison et amende requises

La partie civile, composée de la Coalition pour la restauration de la démocratie en Guinée équatoriale et de Transparency International France, avait auparavant plaidé contre celui qu'elle avait appelé "le champion du blanchiment", "petit Ubu roi de carnaval et de casino", provoquant les foudres des partisans du prévenu.

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  • ICC: S Africa broke rules by failing to arrest Bashir
ICC: S Africa broke rules by failing to arrest Bashir

The ICC issued two warrants of arrest, between 2009 and 2010, against Al-Bashir. The ICC's mild response to the violation could open the door to a compromise with South Africa, which has threatened to withdraw from the court. South Africa's attempt to withdraw from the ICC was once seen as the trigger for a much bigger withdrawal by many African ...

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  • Des bacheliers refusent la bourse au mérite — Lyon
Des bacheliers refusent la bourse au mérite — Lyon

Or, on sait que les classes les plus favorisées sont celles qui pourvoient le plus grand nombre d'élèves très bien notés -en somme on est loin d'avoir tordu le cou au déterminisme social. De plus, le travail, le sérieux et l'investissement d'un élève ne se mesurent pas seulement à son résultat . "Les élèves de CAP et de diplômes professionnels...

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  • Bill Cosby Retrial Set for November
Bill Cosby Retrial Set for November

District Attorney Kevin Steele vowed to put Cosby on trial again, saying accuser Andrea Constand supported the decision. Bill Cosby will return to court in Pennsylvania on November 6 to face a retrial on criminal charges that he drugged and sexually assaulted a former Temple University worker, the Associated Press is reporting .

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  • Air Force base evacuated as bomb squad investigates 'suspicious truck'
Air Force base evacuated as bomb squad investigates 'suspicious truck'

In a message posted on the website for the base, security forces became concerned following a routine vehicle inspection at a gate leading to the facility. The FBI told 5 Investigates they are aware of the situation and assisting their law enforcement partners. "The dogs are so sensitive, they're detecting something you can't see with the human e...

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  • Murielle Bolle entame une grève de la faim
Murielle Bolle entame une grève de la faim

Mise en examen et écrouée depuis une semaine, cette femme de 48 ans " est très abattue " et a des " pensées suicidiaires ", a précisé Me Christophe Ballorin , confirmant une information du quotidien régional le Bien Public . "Elle s'est montrée extrêmement déterminée, elle s'est montrée d'autant plus déterminée que je lui ai donné connaissance de...

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  • Le gouvernement va rétablir le jour de carence — Fonctionnaires
Le gouvernement va rétablir le jour de carence — Fonctionnaires

La mesure avait été en vigueur sous Nicolas Sarkozy entre 2012 et 2014; à l'époque, il s'agissait de lutter contre l'absentéisme, mais aussi de réduire les inégalités avec le secteur privé. Aujourd'hui, lorsqu'un salarié du public est malade, il est indemnisé dès le premier jour d'absence. Il a aussi indiqué qu'un "accompagnement" serait accordé au...

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  • Philippines quake knocks over building, kills at least two, injures 100
Philippines quake knocks over building, kills at least two, injures 100

In an advisory of the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs), a magnitude-6.5 quake occurred at 4:03 p.m, with its epicenter located at eight kilometers, west of Jaro, Leyte. In the town of Villaba, some roads have been damaged, but remain passable. Phivolcs said the quake posed no tsunami threats, but damage is expected.

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  • Un mort et onze blessés dans un incendie d'appartement — Paris
Un mort et onze blessés dans un incendie d'appartement — Paris

Pour maîtriser l'incendie, une centaine de pompiers et une trentaine de véhicules ont été mobilisés. Le feu, qui s'est propagé à la cage d'escalier de l'immeuble mais n'a pas touché d'autre appartement. Quand les pompiers sont intervenus, ce mercredi matin, au 125 avenue de Villiers, non loin de la Porte de Champerret, dans le 17e arrondissement de...

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  • W2W4 at Wimbledon: Andy Murray's toughest test, Venus and Osaka finally meet
W2W4 at Wimbledon: Andy Murray's toughest test, Venus and Osaka finally meet

Despite the slower surface, Zverev showed that the tactic could still be adopted successfully, as he won 37/42 serve-and-volley points against the Australian - nearly 40 per cent of the total number of points he won during the match. But Brown - bidding to defeat a No 1 for the second time in his career, Rafael Nadal being the previous victim - st...

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  • RED Unveils a $1200 Phone That's a 'Holographic Media Machine'
RED Unveils a $1200 Phone That's a 'Holographic Media Machine'

On top of that, the Hydrogen One will use an algorithm to convert stereo sound into "multi-dimensional audio" to enhance the listening experience. After a few dozen presses of the refresh button, and despite the warnings, we finally got a glimpse of the new RED Cinema Hydrogen smartphone .

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  • Did you feel the natural disaster?
Did you feel the natural disaster?

According to The Independent Record , people felt the quake as far away as Bozeman, which is 155 miles away. The quake, with an epicenter six miles southeast of Lincoln, Montana , occurred about 12:30 a.m., Randy Baldwin, with the National natural disaster Information Center in Boulder, Colorado, said, according to Montana Public Radio .

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  • Chidambaram Slams GST, Calls It Mockery Of Original Law
Chidambaram Slams GST, Calls It Mockery Of Original Law

That has been one of the main criticisms of the GST - that it has too many rates. "It is a mockery of GST, when we have rates likes 0.25, 3, 5, 12, 18, 28 and 40 and possibly more because of the discretion vested with the state governments".

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