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French 'yellow vest' protester loses fingers in violent unrest

French 'yellow vest' protester loses fingers in violent unrest According to figures published by France's interior ministry, there were 12,100 protesters in total, 4,000 of them in Paris. down on the previous week's figures. Paris police said the man had lost four fingers. French President Emmanuel Macron - the target of many demonstrators' anger - seems to be clawing back support from the public as he tries to address the movement's anger with a nat... [Full Article...]

Armed FBI raid & arrest of Roger Stone caught on CCTV FOOTAGE

Armed FBI raid & arrest of Roger Stone caught on CCTV FOOTAGE Stone objected to the proposal via his attorneys, arguing that public comment on politics and men's fashion is his job, so a gag order would interfere with his ability to earn a living. Jackson so far hasn't had much face time in court with Stone or his legal team to reveal her approach to the case. Roger Stone was arrested on 25 January on federal charges put forward by Special Counsel Muelle... [Full Article...]

Snowstorm Buries Pacific Northwest, With More on the Way

Snowstorm Buries Pacific Northwest, With More on the Way It was 9 degrees Fahrenheit in Arlington, Washington early on Sunday. Seattle Weather Blog reports that Seattle woke up Saturday to its biggest February storm since 1962. Other parts of the country were also wrestling with hard weather. Some areas received more than a foot of snow, and meteorologists say more is on the way early next week. [Full Article...]

Snow, ice pellets on the way Tuesday, Environment Canada warns

Snow, ice pellets on the way Tuesday, Environment Canada warns The chance for snow overnight starts after 1 a.m. Monday, Feb. 11 with little or no accumulation expected. She said the weather agency may issue freezing rain warnings depending on the weather. We're experiencing another weather transition in Alabama, with a cold and dry air mass slowly being replaced by another moist air mass. Tuesday will see a high of -2 C, though the wind chill will make i... [Full Article...]

Texas girl battling cancer becomes honorary officer

Texas girl battling cancer becomes honorary officer Freeport Police said: 'Congratulations to the newest member of the Freeport Police Department, Honorary Officer Abigail Rose Arias! Abigail said she wanted to become a police officer so she could fight the "bad guys": the cancer in her body. [Full Article...]

Greek parliament approves protocol for Macedonia to join North Atlantic Treaty Organisation

Greek parliament approves protocol for Macedonia to join North Atlantic Treaty Organisation Macedonia's admission to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation was approved by a slim majority of MPs in the 300-seat parliament. NATO members signed the accord with Macedonia this week, days after the Greek parliament endorsed an agreement between Athens and Skopje that changes Macedonia's name to North Macedonia. [Full Article...]

Quebec Mosque shooter gets life sentence

Quebec Mosque shooter gets life sentence The Crown, which argued during trial that anti-Muslim hatred underpinned the attack, had asked the court to sentence Bissonnette to life in prison without the possibility of parole before 150 years. The January 2017 shooting, which Prime Minister Justin Trudeau denounced as a "terrorist attack", provoked debate over the treatment of new arrivals at a time when a growing number of migrants crossed ... [Full Article...]

Berlin and Paris bury hatchet over controversial Russian gas pipeline

Berlin and Paris bury hatchet over controversial Russian gas pipeline Katja Yafimava , a senior research fellow at the Oxford Institute for Energy Studies, told New Europe that there has been a proposal agreed by France and Germany on which the vote on February 8 in favour of the amendment was conditioned. The Nord Stream 2 pipeline has been highly controversial since its announcement in 2015 and the United States of America has spent years attempting to derail the ... [Full Article...]

NJ groom charged with sexually assaulting teen server at reception

NJ groom charged with sexually assaulting teen server at reception In court documents obtained by Oxygen.com, prosecutors paint a hellish picture of a wedding reception that descended into chaos. He was nabbed for harassment, disorderly conduct, indecent assault and exposure, as well as corruption and imprisonment of a minor. [Full Article...]

DUI Suspect Shows Off His Dance Moves During Field Sobriety Test

DUI Suspect Shows Off His Dance Moves During Field Sobriety Test He also told deputies he though he was in Clearwater. When asked to walk a straight line, Larson begins side-stepping and bouncing in the manner of a man who is unaware he is about to be taken to jail. At one point, Larson turns on one foot, as if performing a dance move and then begins bounce-walking in the opposite direction. When deputies were able to rouse him from his sleep, he left the v... [Full Article...]

NYPD Is Not Happy About Waze's DWI Checkpoint Alerts

NYPD Is Not Happy About Waze's DWI Checkpoint Alerts The activity is also helping drunk drivers avoid detection and capture, the NYPD asserts, making the roads more risky to the drivers, their passengers, and the general public. Waze , which has been around since 2007, was acquired by Google in 2013. The New York City Police Department has asked Google to disable a feature in its popular Waze app that alerts drivers of DWI checkpoints and ot... [Full Article...]

Storm Erik: Driver killed by falling tree in Devon

Storm Erik: Driver killed by falling tree in Devon Part of a doubledecker bus in Poole, Dorset, was crushed by a felled trunk and a road in south Belfast was closed when a number of branches fell on the bonnet of a auto. Winds caused a CCTV mast to sway above the A20 near Dover, forcing the closure of the road while it was repaired, Highways England said. "The highest winds will be in exposed coastal areas, where these values may be exceeded at ... [Full Article...]

Sealed hearing: Manafort meeting at ‘heart' of Mueller investigation

Sealed hearing: Manafort meeting at ‘heart' of Mueller investigation The Aug. 2, 2016 meeting between Manafort and Konstantin Kilimnik was one of several at which the two discussed a topic related to Ukraine, according to the transcript of a sealed February 4 court hearing in Manafort's criminal case in Washington. [Full Article...]

Modi launches developmental projects in Andhra amid protests

Modi launches developmental projects in Andhra amid protests China has expressed its opposition to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Arunachal Pradesh , a disputed region on the border between the two countries, where he laid the foundation stone for a new airport. "Modi is coming for a war on AP". Modi is facing protests wherever he is going in the country. Speaking to ANI, he said: "We have raised questions on how Naidu's government is m... [Full Article...]

No talks between Trump and China’s Xi before trade deadline

No talks between Trump and China’s Xi before trade deadline The remarks were the first drastic shift in tone since Washington and Beijing stepped up negotiations last week, hoping to agree to a framework for a deal by the deadline. Treasury bond yields dropped as investors sought safety in sovereign US debt. USA companies caught in the trade war are now anxious Trump will follow through on his initial threat to increase tariffs on US$200 billion of Chi... [Full Article...]

I have ‘not interfered’ with Mueller investigation, Whitaker says

I have ‘not interfered’ with Mueller investigation, Whitaker says Chairman", he said , "I see that your five minutes is up". The retort came after Nadler had chastised Whitaker for evading questions and said that he wanted Whitaker to appear before the committee "in the coming weeks" for a private deposition. [Full Article...]

Five Children Charged With Killing Tennessee Rock Band Singer Outside His Home

Five Children Charged With Killing Tennessee Rock Band Singer Outside His Home He was a member of a local band, Carverton , and the band's manager said that "he was loved by his friends and family". The group was arrested at a Walmart in West Nashville, hours after police reported finding their suspected getaway truck, which was reported stolen from Oak Grove, Kentucky on Wednesday. [Full Article...]

Border Official in Arizona Shoots Driver Trying to Cross Into Mexico

Border Official in Arizona Shoots Driver Trying to Cross Into Mexico The vote came a day after President Trump highlighted border security in his State of the Union address, declaring, "Walls work and walls save lives!" The most interesting aspect: Garino believes the contra wire is a threat to people (which is kind of the point of having it put up). [Full Article...]

Va. Democrats Call For Fairfax's Resignation After 2nd Accuser Comes Forward

Va. Democrats Call For Fairfax's Resignation After 2nd Accuser Comes Forward His words appear to also reference two sexual assault allegations against Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax as well as the admission of Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring that he wore blackface during a party in college. Watson's lawyer said the circumstances of the alleged assault in 2000 were similar to what Tyson had described happening four years later, but declined to provide further detail... [Full Article...]

Backed Syrian force to start 'final battle' against IS enclave

Backed Syrian force to start 'final battle' against IS enclave The jihadists are now clinging on to a small sliver of land near the village of Baghouz in eastern Syria and many residents are fleeing and turning themselves in ahead of a final offensive. On Thursday, the coalition said the "caliphate" had massively shrunk. US officials have said in recent weeks that Isis has lost 99.5% of its territory and is holding on to fewer than 5 square kilometres in Sy... [Full Article...]


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