The Palestine Authority is trying to silence anybody prepared to stand up and criticise its actions or those of Mahmoud Abbas. This should worry us all Last week, Palestinian human rights activist Issa Amro was released from Palestinian Authority (PA) police custody following a week-long illegal detention. Show More Summary
If you too are disappointed in Sen @BillCassidy #GrahamCassidy let them know it – call (202) 224-3121 pic.twitter.com/eswlh6BaoV — Jimmy Kimmel (@jimmykimmel) September 20, 2017 Late night host Jimmy Kimmel ripped into Sen. Bill Cassidy (R-La.), one of the coauthors of the GOP’s latest effort to repeal and replace Obamacare, on his show Tuesday night. […]
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“I was in a very, very, very insecure place at age 44, and suddenly people were offering me things,” the TV host and author recalls about his big break. But Bourdain was savvy enough to think long-term–and managed to turn the right things down. Show More Summary
The Jacksonville Transportation Authority held a groundbreaking ceremony for the JTAMobilityWorks Collins Road project.
Authorities say an Indiana prison inmate slipped out of his handcuffs and began choking a sheriff's deputy in an escape attempt following a court hearing. State Police say 26-year-old Joshua … Click to Continue »
Authorities say officer arrested two wanted men at the border crossing in Blaine, Washington. The Bellingham Herald reported Tuesday (https://goo.gl/8nT1Vu ) that U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers arrested the … Click to Continue »
Auto executives and union leaders laundered money through a fake hospice center, federal authorities alleged in a new court filing.
A federal judge in Alabama has sentenced a Georgia concert promoter to more than 10 years in prison on drug charges. Authorities say 40-year-old Woodie Louis Ochle of Atlanta distributed … Click to Continue »
Late-night host Jimmy Kimmel once again waded into the healthcare debate on Tuesday, blasting the newest Republican attempt to repeal and replace Obamacare and saying one of its authors lied directly to his face. Kimmel drew attention...Show More Summary
British police arrested two more suspects Wednesday in connection with last week’s bombing on a London train that injured more than 30 people. Authorities said officers arrested a 48-year-old man and a 30-year-old man in Newport, Wales. Police had arrested another man there Tuesday night, and...
A deadly earthquake in Central Mexico on Tuesday toppled buildings and sent authorities and volunteers scrambling to find survivors in Mexico City and beyond. Here are the stories you shouldn’t miss today: TOP STORIES Another Quake Leaves Death and Destruction in Mexico Apartment blocks swayed....
WASHINGTON, Sept 19 (Reuters) - Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump's former campaign manager, lashed out on Tuesday at reports he was wiretapped by federal authorities, and his spokesman sent out a statement demanding a leaks probe and suggesting the surveillance was politically motivated. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
HABUR BORDER CROSSING, Turkey (Reuters) - Turkey's President Tayyip Erdogan threatened to impose sanctions against Kurdish northern Iraq over a planned independence vote, piling economic pressure on Kurdish authorities after Turkish troops deployed near the main commercial border crossing.
MADRID (AP) — Spanish police arrested at least 12 people Wednesday in raids on Catalan government offices, news reports said, as national authorities intensified a crackdown on the region's preparations for a secession vote that Spain says is illegal.
Ten incidents involving wolf bites have been reported over summer in Judean desert Israeli authorities are warning families with young children to take extra care after a series of wolf attacks on campers in the Judean desert. Ten incidents...Show More Summary
Authorities confiscated more than 200 pounds of the potent synthetic opioid from a Queens apartment last month.
In 2014, Cameroon enacted a broad anti-terror law as part of its effort to counter the extremist group Boko Haram, but authorities are using it to arrest and threaten local journalists who report on the militants or unrest in the country’s English-speaking regions. A presidential decree in August 2017...
New York, September 20, 2017--Cameroon's broadly worded anti-terror law is being used by authorities to arrest and threaten local journalists, the Committee to Protect Journalists found in a report released today. The report, "Journalists Not Terrorists: In Cameroon, anti-terror legislation is used to silence critics and suppress dissent," finds that...