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Australian archbishop gets 12 months for concealing child abuse

Australian archbishop gets 12 months for concealing child abuse Wilson is expected to serve his sentence in "home detention" and will be eligible for parole after six months, Australian media reported. On Tuesday, the court ordered Wilson to be assessed for "home detention" - meaning he will probably avoid jail. [Full Article...]

Germany migrants: Interior minister Seehofer will not resign

Germany migrants: Interior minister Seehofer will not resign But if he had pulled the CSU out of the coalition, the government would have collapsed-and Merkel's career likely would have been over. "The spirit of partnership in the European Union is preserved and at the same time an important step to order (has been taken), Merkel told reporters". [Full Article...]

Trump, Kim Jong-un could meet again in NYC

Trump, Kim Jong-un could meet again in NYC Their reporting was corroborated by an earlier NBC story published Friday. "In the meantime, no Rocket Launches or Nuclear Testing in 8 months", he tweeted on Tuesday. A leaked USA intelligence report and an analysis of satellite data suggest the North may be continuing its nuclear and missile activities. The North Koreans should know what to expect in these meetings, Nauert added: "We've had ve... [Full Article...]

Affirmative action: Trump 'to scrap' college racial bias policy

Affirmative action: Trump 'to scrap' college racial bias policy Mr. Arcidiacono found that an otherwise identical applicant bearing an Asian-American male identity with a 25 percent chance of admission would have a 32 percent chance of admission if he were white, a 77 percent chance of admission if he were Hispanic, and a 95 percent chance of admission if he were black. [Full Article...]

Malaysia's 1MDB task force freezes more than 400 bank accounts amid probe

Malaysia's 1MDB task force freezes more than 400 bank accounts amid probe The task force also said it is now determining the level of involvement by the relevant parties, and called for full cooperation. The movie producer is expected to be questioned by the anti-graft commission as part of investigations into 1MDB. [Full Article...]

Bear hops into man's hot tub and drinks his margarita

Bear hops into man's hot tub and drinks his margarita Curiosity got the better of him soon, however, and Hough recorded a video of the bear splashing around in his hot tub. Hough said the heat wasn't on and the bear played with the chlorinator and toss the thermometer in the air. He added: 'So he had his margarita, he had his Jacuzzi, and now he's ready for an hour nap . The last time Hough spotted the bear was when it was lazily strolling down ... [Full Article...]

Putin, Trump to discuss Syria at July meeting

Putin, Trump to discuss Syria at July meeting Trump has repeatedly minimized the conclusion of the US intelligence community that Russian Federation meddled in the 2016 election to help him win. "We don't want anybody tampering with elections". With the summit between the two leaders, Putin will get praises from his counterpart thus significantly improving his and Russia's image after annexing Crimea, military conflict in Syria, and tampering... [Full Article...]

Trump issues WTO warning in meeting with Dutch leader

Trump issues WTO warning in meeting with Dutch leader As White House aides attempted to clear out the Oval Office, the unruly gaggle caught the Prime Minister by surprise, and he turned to President Trump in amusement asking "Is it always like this?" Asked if he planned to pull out of the WTO, Trump said the trade organization had treated the U.S. [Full Article...]

Netanyahu to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin next week

Netanyahu to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin next week A delegation of United States lawmakers met with Russia's top diplomat in Moscow on Tuesday in an effort to boost relations as the U.S. and Russian presidents are set to meet in two weeks. Yet the coming summit has fueled concerns among Trump critics in Washington, who raise concerns over an ongoing investigation into his campaign's ties to Russian surrogates amid the 2016 presidential electio... [Full Article...]

U.S. seeking second Trump-Kim meeting in NY

The accuracy and completeness of the inventory, which the US will able to partially verify based on spy satellite images and other intelligence, will tell whether North Korea is serious about giving up the nukes. Such missiles are more concerning to US military planners because they can be kept hidden while fueled, making them easier to deploy and harder to target during any attack. [Full Article...]

Iran diplomat among six arrested over suspected plot against opposition meeting

It added that the diplomat at the Iranian embassy in the Austrian capital, Vienna, was arrested in Germany . The "Free Iran" movement, whose stated goals involve the removal of the county's Islamist rulers in favor of a secular government, has found outspoken allies in Newt Gingrich , an informal advisor to the president, and Rudy Giuliani , Trump's personal lawyer. [Full Article...]

Facebook shares drop on report of widened probe on data scandal

Facebook shares drop on report of widened probe on data scandal The newspaper reports that the FBI , the Securities and Exchange Commission and the Federal Trade Commission have joined the Justice Department in its inquiries into the two firms and he sharing of 71 million Americans' personal data. [Full Article...]

British government holds meeting to prepare for queen’s death

British government holds meeting to prepare for queen’s death The run-through done for the first time was named "Castle Dove" had Theresa May's senior cabinet ministers and Whitehall officials went over "D+1", the day after The Queen dies. Although the plan in the event of the death of Elizabeth there long, still more politicians and bureaucrats were not going all together to discuss it. [Full Article...]

Trump says he's interviewed four candidates for Supreme Court

Trump says he's interviewed four candidates for Supreme Court Speaking from the White House Monday afternoon, President Trump revealed he met with four potential nominees for the Supreme Court earlier in the day. Former Justice Department official Tom Dupree said Murkowski's decisionmaking should be handled "delicately" because she is one of the only senators to ever win a seat through a "write-in campaign" rather than being printed on the ballot. [Full Article...]

Doubts on North Korean denuclearization shadow Pompeo visit

Doubts on North Korean denuclearization shadow Pompeo visit Press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders announced on Monday that Pompeo would travel to North Korea this week. But Mr Pompeo, Mr Trump's point man for talks, said in Seoul last month that the USA would seek "major disarmament" from North Korea by the end of his first term, or about two and a half years from now. [Full Article...]

Brexit: Government draws up third customs union model

Brexit: Government draws up third customs union model Tory backbencher Jacob Rees-Mogg says the PM risks a revolt if the type of Brexit she promised is not delivered. As EU negotiators await the long-delayed proposal from London, the BBC reported that British officials have come up with a third model, though no details were immediately available and May's office declined to comment on the report. [Full Article...]

Merkel does turnaround on migrants in deal to save her German government

Merkel, who has long favored open borders between European countries, agreed to allow "transit centers" along the Austrian border for the objective of screening asylum seekers. "So I think action in Germany to strengthen European interests is absolutely necessary", he said. Mr. Seehofer, after talks with Ms. Merkel on Saturday evening, complained the conversation was "ineffective" as the chancel... [Full Article...]

Boy's lawn business picks up after neighbors call police on him

Boy's lawn business picks up after neighbors call police on him Lucille Holt , the owner of the property the kids had been hired to cut, posted a Facebook video about the incident. "I got property I want these kids to cut, '" Holt told WEWS-TV. Reggie said to reporters later on. She's set up a gofundme page to help the boys grow their business. The neighbor who called the police hasn't been publicly identified. [Full Article...]

July 2018 - Zahid gives statement at MACC - News - SHOWCASE

July 2018 - Zahid gives statement at MACC - News - SHOWCASE Malaysians have reacted with disbelief on social media at the extensive stash that included 2,200 rings, some 1,400 necklaces, 14 tiaras and thousands of bracelets, earrings and brooches. The freezing of the accounts has raised more questions about the fate of UMNO, which has been the party of all but one of Malaysia's prime ministers . [Full Article...]

White House taps team for Supreme Court pick

White House taps team for Supreme Court pick Meanwhile, Raj Shah will take leave from his post at principal deputy press secretary to work full time on the Supreme Court nomination. Napolitano continued: "I'll tell you why: Because the chief justice, though a practicing Catholic and pro-life himself, does not believe that fundamental changes should come about in the court, the court's decisions because of an election". [Full Article...]


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