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A million protesters call for Algerian president to step down

A million protesters call for Algerian president to step down The latest rally comes after several key allies publicly deserted 83-year-old Bouteflika. Earlier in the week, the Algerian Army senior officer Gen. But Salah's call for Bouteflika to go was a clear reminder to Algerians that the army intends to retain its vast influence in politics. Fodhil alleged this week on TV that Algeria was run by "extraconstitutional forces" and that President Abdelaz... [Full Article...]

Ex-lawmaker says Biden inappropriately touched her in 2014

Ex-lawmaker says Biden inappropriately touched her in 2014 In an essay published by USA magazine The Cut , Lucy Flores wrote that, when she learned the then-vice president had offered to appear at a rally in Nevada to support her campaign, she was grateful. On March 19, Biden called six of his supporters and told them he is running for president while asking them to line up major donors so he can start gathering contributions, The Wall Street Journ... [Full Article...]

Zuzana Caputova becomes Slovakia's first female president

Zuzana Caputova becomes Slovakia's first female president Slovakia's presidential candidate Zuzana Caputova speaks after winning the presidential election, at her party's headquarters in Bratislava, Slovakia, March 30, 2019. More recently, she took to the streets of the central European country of 5.4 million along with tens of thousands of other anti-government protesters after investigative journalist Jan Kuciak was gunned down alongside his fianc... [Full Article...]

Iran urges Palestinians to resist Trump's pro-Israel moves

Iran urges Palestinians to resist Trump's pro-Israel moves Saudi Arabia's foreign minister decried the USA decision to recognize Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights at a meeting of Arab countries in Tunis on Friday. China recalled that United Nations resolutions declare the Golan Heights as a territory occupied by Israel, with Deputy Ambassador Wu Haitao adding, "China is opposed to any unilateral action that attempts to alter that fact". [Full Article...]

Turkish FM reaffirms commitment to Russian S-400 deal despite United States warning

Turkish FM reaffirms commitment to Russian S-400 deal despite United States warning The Trump administration is trying to persuade Turkey to buy the US -made Patriot system instead, but Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said he will not go back on the deal with the Russians. It was followed by a coalition led by the main opposition centre-left Republican People's Party, with 37.8 of the votes. While courting Turkish nationalist voters Erdogan has targeted the HDP, ... [Full Article...]

SNL's Hysterical Take on the Mueller Report

SNL's Hysterical Take on the Mueller Report Reiner, who spent years telling his Twitter followers that the report by special counsel Robert Mueller would prove to be the noose that would hang president Trump, is now saying that the summary of Mueller's 400-page report delivered by U.S. [Full Article...]

PM should 'look closely' at customs union Brexit, says minister

PM should 'look closely' at customs union Brexit, says minister Lewis said, however, that seeking a customs union with the EU would be hard and would go against the result of the referendum and Conservative pledges before the 2017 national election. The Draft Withdrawal Agreement put forward by the prime minister fails to "take back control" across a plethora of key areas and does not deliver the Brexit Havering overwhelmingly voted for. [Full Article...]

Pope calls on Moroccans to fight fanaticism

Pope calls on Moroccans to fight fanaticism Pope Francis praised Morocco as a model of religious moderation and migrant welcome as he kicked off a trip to the kingdom Saturday, warning that walls and fear-mongering won't stop people from exercising their legitimate right to seek a better life elsewhere. [Full Article...]

Why Police Were Called for 2-Year-Old Arizona Boy With Fever

Why Police Were Called for 2-Year-Old Arizona Boy With Fever But the child's mother, Sarah Beck, insisted that after the doctor saw the child, the boy's fever broke and was going down. The irony is that it was Townsend who championed legislation requiring a search warrant for the Arizona Department of Child Safety (DCS) to remove children from their homes in non-emergency situations, KNXV noted. [Full Article...]

Tourist dies trying to take photo at Grand Canyon

Tourist dies trying to take photo at Grand Canyon A chopper was dispatched to recover the body 1,000ft (305m) under the rim. The Grand Canyon National Park is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the United States and draws 6.4 million visitors each year. Past year it was attended by about 6.4 million people. "Over the last decade, proportionally more people have been dying from environmental problems-mainly heat-while hiking", he ... [Full Article...]

Venezuela's Juan Guaido Rejects Regime Statement Stripping Him Of Office

Venezuela's Juan Guaido Rejects Regime Statement Stripping Him Of Office As Venezuela has descended into political turmoil this year, Russian Federation has emerged as a staunch backer of President Nicolas Maduro while the United States backs the country's opposition and has imposed sanctions. Venezuela is suffering from hyperinflation and cash is scarce, so most people use debit cards to make even small purchases. However, the USA official noted that Washington ... [Full Article...]

Missing 21-year-old USC student from New Jersey found dead

Missing 21-year-old USC student from New Jersey found dead The Columbia, South Carolina police chief provided that and other details in announcing an arrest in the murder of Samantha Josephson of Robbinsville, who went missing early Friday and was found dead later that day. "I'll love to do it wit ya but I be damn if I can't do it without ya", he wrote in another post. "I sit here and cry while looking at the picture and write this", read the post. [Full Article...]

UK's Theresa May ponders fourth vote on Brexit deal

UK's Theresa May ponders fourth vote on Brexit deal The pound slipped as lawmakers defied May's plea to end the deadlock that has plunged Britain into a deep political crisis, defeating her withdrawal agreement by 344 votes to 286. Commons leader Andrea Leadsom said she remained "confident" the government could deliver Brexit, adding that "we have to keep trying". Now we've lost that vote, there's only one thing the prime minister can do. [Full Article...]

Trump demanded Kim hand over nuclear weapons, Reuters reports

Trump demanded Kim hand over nuclear weapons, Reuters reports Moon was instrumental in brokering talks between Washington and the nuclear-armed and sanctions-hit North Korea. "Sometimes you have to walk, and this was just one of those times", Trump said at the end of the session. She said Kim would soon decide whether to continue the talks and the moratorium. Choe Son Hui, one of North Korea's top diplomats, told reporters on a recent trip to Russian Feder... [Full Article...]

USA approves deal to share nuclear tech with Saudi Arabia

USA approves deal to share nuclear tech with Saudi Arabia The information comes on the heels of a report that the Government Accountability Office had initiated a probe into the U.S. -Saudi nuclear power talks that have been going on for a while. The two countries say the ban prevents them selling jointly developed equipment with German components to Saudi Arabia. In an official statement on Thursday, UN special rapporteur on extrajudicial executio... [Full Article...]

Brexit: Theresa May ponders fourth bid to pass deal

Brexit: Theresa May ponders fourth bid to pass deal Under existing arrangements, London now has until April 12 to either present an alternative Brexit plan or leave the European Union without a deal. An "alternative way forward" would have to be found, May said, threatening hard-Brexit MPs that anything other than her agreement reached with the EU was "almost certain" to involve British participation in the European elections. [Full Article...]

NY sues Sackler family, Teva over opioid crisis

NY sues Sackler family, Teva over opioid crisis The state also added five other companies that produce opioid painkillers and four distributors as defendants. The state of NY, which averages nine opioid-related deaths a day, amended an existing lawsuit against the drug maker, adding members of the Sackler family as defendants. [Full Article...]

Garfield phone mystery solved in Brittany - 35 years later

Garfield phone mystery solved in Brittany - 35 years later For years rumors had spread through the community about a lost shipping container that was slowly releasing the old phones and littering the beaches for decades. According to the BBC , it's unknown just how many phones remain inside the container. For 35 years, parts of Garfield novelty telephones have been washing up on the shores of the Brittany region of France, and no one knew why. [Full Article...]

Cease-Fire Talks Continue Ahead of Gaza Anniversary Rally

Cease-Fire Talks Continue Ahead of Gaza Anniversary Rally The UN has appealed for calm before the one-year anniversary of Palestinian protests along the border fence with Israel. Israel rejects the criticism, saying its troops are defending the border against rioters, and it has no choice but to use lethal force where necessary. [Full Article...]

Pope resisted ring-kissing for fear of germs

Pope resisted ring-kissing for fear of germs In response, Pope Francis on Thursday sought to defend the move as being in the best interest of public health. "The Holy Father told me that the motivation was very simple: hygiene", Gisotti said after speaking directly with Pope Francis about the matter. [Full Article...]


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