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London Mayor Sadiq Khan arrives in Pakistan

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Earlier, Khan held meetings with business leaders and Indian government ministers as a part of his visit to Mumbai, Delhi and Amritsar in India. The BBC said that many had referred to it as a "homecoming" including Punjab's chief minister Shehbaz Sharif. Read More »

Mueller's Trump Finances Subpoena Was Never Sent, Here's Why

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The details of the expenditures related to Mueller's investigation were laid out in a copy of the report obtained by The Associated Press, which was subsequently released publicly by the special counsel's office. The bank has settled U.S. and United Kingdom investigations into how it helped Russian clients move money out of the country, but a settlement with the U.S. Read More »

Fifty-Eight House Democrats Vote to Proceed with Impeachment

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Green's resolution is expected to fail, given widespread opposition among Republicans and most Democrats. That's because Republicans narrowly control the House and Democrats are divided on the issue. "The special counsel's investigation is moving forward as well, and those inquiries should be allowed to continue", she added, referring to Robert Mueller. Read More »

Steinhoff shares plunge 66% as CEO quits amid accounting scandal

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Steinhoff's chairman, retail tycoon Christo Wiese, alongside former Pepkor CEO Pieter Erasmus, will run Steinhoff until a new CEO is appointed, a statement issued at 10.45pm on Tuesday night said. Omri Thomas of Abax Investments, the 15th largest investor in Steinhoff , said because there was no immediate prospect of any clarity on its results, it was hard to put a value on Steinhoff and this had prompted the severe share reaction. Read More »

Obama: US opting out of Paris agreement 'a hard position to defend'

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Earlier this year, Trump declared that the US would no longer be a part of the landmark 2015 accord with 196 countries, claiming the non-binding agreement imposed unfair standards on American businesses and workers. "We're on that path and we know our American sisters and brothers are". "We stand shoulder to shoulder with all of the USA cities and mayors that are committed to the Paris Agreement", said Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson, who added that Trump should listen to the mayors on the ... Read More »

US Sens. Reed, Whitehouse call on Sen. Franken to resign

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Department of Justice" on Capital Hill in Washington , DC, on October 18, 2017. Donnelly said in a statement Wednesday that his fellow Democrat's "conduct and behavior are unacceptable and he should resign". Lindsay Graham and others, Rep. Elise Stefanik, R-Willsboro, said, "We must do more as a Congress and as a nation to protect our places of employment and ensure men and women can pursue their careers and their opportunities safely". Read More »

Alleged plot to blow up Theresa May foiled

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Rahman, from north London , is also charged with assisting Imran in terror planning, while Imran, from south-east Birmingham, is charged with preparing acts of terrorism. He appeared in court alongside Imran, 21, who is accused of trying to join the Islamic State jihadist terror group by trying to obtain a fake passport with a view to travelling to Libya. Read More »

Pizza Hut testing beer and wine delivery

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The director of brand marketing for Pizza Hut Stacy Lynn Bourgeois said the pizza chain was excited about offering delivery of beer and wine, calling it a convenience for its customers. The hope is that by adding beer and wine to its delivery menu, the company will have an extra edge over competitors. Bourgeois added that Pizza Hut stores will need a license to distribute alcohol and delivery drivers must be 21 or older to deliver the goods. Read More »

LA's Getty Center was built with fire protection in mind

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The Creek Fire was the second blaze to erupt. The fire broke out before dawn Wednesday on the east side of Interstate 405 in the Sepulveda Pass and raced up steep slopes into neighbourhoods at the top. Jerry Brown has declared a state of emergency. Some 1,000 firefighters battled to save homes, with one suffering a minor injury, Welsbie said. Residents living west of the 405 should brace for evacuations as well in the event the flames cross the freeway. Read More »

Things To Know About Chad Morris

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Morris provided the SMU program with some signature wins. He has spent time at SMU, Clemson, Tulsa, and 16 years at the Texas high school level going 169-38. He won consecutive state titles at Lake Travis and also was the head coach at Stephenville, Bay City, Elysian Fields and Eustace. "As we began our search for the next head football coach of the Arkansas Razorbacks , Chad Morris was a name that quickly emerged as someone that would be an excellent choice for our program. Read More »

OR will Take on (25) Boise State in Las Vegas Bowl

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His energy, the coaches he brought on board, all made the difference and could still lead to an 8-5 season. Taggert himself has confirmed to national media he's agreed to a contract to come to Florida State , and succeed Jimbo Fisher who left last week to become the head coach at Texas A&M. Read More »

Mueller issues subpoena to Deutsche Bank in Russian Federation probe

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In a statement Tuesday, attorney Jay Sekulow says such reporting is "false" and says "no subpoena has been issued or received". The heat on the investigation of President Trump's finances has just been cranked up even further. There was no immediate response to the Deutsche Bank subpoena from Trump's lawyers. Deutsche Bank is not the only Trump-related business interest that is attracting the attention of investigators. Read More »

Airplane Flight Crew Gets Front Row Seat To North Korean Missile Test

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Cathay Pacific said its plane was "far from the event location" on Wednesday, but it did not say how far. The Cathay Pacific flight took off from San Francisco and was bound for Hong Kong. "At the moment, no one is changing any routes or operating parameters". "Even with the amount of air traffic you get these days, in the airspace there's a fair amount of room". Read More »

San Marcos mourns first officer killed in line of duty

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The unidentified suspect shot at all officers on the scene, but Copeland was the only one hit - and the bullets struck parts of his body unprotected by body armor. "His picture is hanging in different parts of this police department because everybody here loved him", he added. City leaders also say they're committed to celebrating Officer Copeland's life and legacy. Read More »

Supermoon lights up the sky

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A supermoon is a full moon that coincides with its closest distance to Earth, resulting in a larger-than-usual apparent size of the lunar disk as seen from Earth. Supermoons are set to occur twice in January, on the 2nd and 31st. When those times line up with the full moon, we are treated to the spectacle of a supermoon. Read More »

John Conyers will leave Congress in wake of harassment claims

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Just late last night, another woman who says she worked for Conyers also came forward to say the congressman groped her while they were in church. The announcement is expected to be made at 10:15AM Tuesday on the " The Mildred Gaddis Show " on 102.7FM in Detroit . Read More »

Ex-president of Yemen killed by rebels

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Members of his political party claimed Saleh had been killed at point-blank range, after his three-vehicle convoy was stopped by Houthi militiamen. He is the former general manager of Al Arabiya news channel, and former editor in chief of Asharq Al-Awsat, where this article is also published. Read More »

United States defence secy Mattis lands in Pakistan

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Speaking to senior Pakistani officials in Islamabad today, Defense Secretary James N. Mattis recognized Pakistan's sacrifices in the war on terrorism , chief Pentagon spokesperson Dana W. During the trip, Mattis will hold a morning of bilateral meetings in Cairo with President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi in which he will deliver his condolences for Al-Rawdah attack. Read More »

Venezuela's Maduro, under pressure from United States sanctions, vows to launch cryptocurrency

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The country is now lacking basic needs like food and medicine, and its currency, the bolivar , is in freefall as it went down 57 percent last month alone on black markets due to currency controls and excessive money printing. The irony is that currency restriction in Venezuela in the last few years have triggered a bitcoin craze among the tech-savvy citizens who are looking to evict controls and obtain dollars for making online purchases. Read More »

No. 2 Sooners bound for Rose Bowl, will face No. 3 Georgia

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There's the contest of a first-year coach in Lincoln Riley and a second-year coach in Kirby Smart. Then, as ESPN's Rece Davis announced Oklahoma would be No. Oklahoma, which ascended to No. 2 in the final College Football Playoff rankings, is heading to Pasadena, California, to face No. 3 Georgia in the Rose Bowl in a College Football Playoff semifinal on January 1. Read More »

Jasprit Bumrah earns maiden India Test call-up ahead of South Africa series

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At the same time, they welcomed the lanky fast bowlers into the Test squad with open arms. Considering his Ranji Trophy performances a year ago, where he bowled brilliantly the whole season. He explained that only two spinners were required for the tour and to select Kuldeep ahead of Jadeja and Ashwin would've been a big ask. India has included seven pacers and two spinners for South Africa Tests. Read More »

Trump formally endorses Roy Moore's campaign

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Roy Moore holds a campaign rally in Henagar, Alabama , on November 27, 2017. "Democrats refusal to give even one vote for massive Tax Cuts is why we need Republican Roy Moore to win in Alabama ". The president has also lambasted Democrat Doug Jones , Moore's opponent. After the report, another woman came forward to accuse Moore of sexually assaulting her when she was 16. Read More »

Trump Urging Hatch to Run Again

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The former MA governor was reportedly seriously considering running for Senate in his new home state of Utah, under the condition that the state's longtime senator, Orrin Hatch , decided not to run for re-election in 2018. Trump called Hatch in October to and requested he run again, sources familiar with the call told Politico . "We hope you continue to serve your state and your country in the Senate for a very long time", Trump said. Read More »

Two More Maltese Suspects Arrested In Daphne Caruana Galizia Assassination Investigation

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Caruana Galizia made plain she didn't trust the island's police or judiciary to adequately investigate numerous wrongdoings she alleged. She was killed as she was driving near the village of Bidnija in northern Malta. As NPR's Sylvia Poggioli reported in October , Caruana Galizia's independently operated website "often drew more readers than the total circulation of Malta's newspapers". Read More »