• Summary of Russian Federation probe report will not be released Saturday
Summary of Russian Federation probe report will not be released Saturday

Russian Federation says it did not interfere in the election. ".It's hard to find a black cat in a dark room, especially if there is no cat", Peskov said. It's expected to focus on whether President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign coordinated with Russian Federation to sway the election and whether Trump later sought to obstruct the investigation.

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  • EU Law means cars must have device that STOPS speeding drivers
EU Law means cars must have device that STOPS speeding drivers

The list includes features that either come standard or as part of optional packages, like automatic emergency braking, lane departure warning, reversing cameras or detectors, and driver drowsiness and attention monitors. Intelligent speed assistance (ISA) is one of a raft of safety measures set to become mandatory in European vehicles after the ...

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  • 'People are dying': Ocasio-Cortez defends Green New Deal from 'elitist' knock
'People are dying': Ocasio-Cortez defends Green New Deal from 'elitist' knock

Three Democrats and independent Sen. Republicans are trying to elevate the freshman lawmaker, who has described herself as a democratic socialist, and her ideas as emblematic of the Democratic Party going into 2020. In a recent tweet attacking Rep. Joaquin Castro, D-Texas, who is considering a run against Republican Sen. He wanted to put Democr...

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  • Trump’s Golan move unites Gulf States and Iran in condemnation
Trump’s Golan move unites Gulf States and Iran in condemnation

To complicate matters further, Pres. Trump's controversial announcement came shortly before the April 9 Israeli elections which will determine whether Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will retain his post. Syria's foreign ministry called the USA decision a "blatant attack on the sovereignty and territorial integrity" of Syria. "We deeply regr...

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  • Trump Administration Asks Court To Totally Repeal Obamacare
Trump Administration Asks Court To Totally Repeal Obamacare

It's a dramatic shift from what was promised in the lead-up to the midterm elections, when Trump and the administration repeatedly pledged to protect people with pre-existing medical conditions that make it hard or overwhelmingly expensive to get adequate healthcare coverage .

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  • European Parliament votes ‘yes’ on controversial Copyright Reform
European Parliament votes ‘yes’ on controversial Copyright Reform

But it was strongly opposed by Silicon Valley, and especially Google that makes huge profits from the advertising generated on content it hosts, and also by supporters of a free internet who fear it will result in unprecedented restrictions to web freedom.

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  • India claims to shoot down satellite, join 'space superpowers'
India claims to shoot down satellite, join 'space superpowers'

Indian scientists shot down a low orbit satellite 300 km away in space, says Prime Minister Modi . "India is saying that we have mechanisms for space warfare". India has had a space programme for years, making earth imaging satellites and launch capabilities as a cheaper alternative to Western programmes. Banerjee called the announcement of Miss...

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  • Green New Deal Gets Flashing Red Light in the Senate
Green New Deal Gets Flashing Red Light in the Senate

He wanted to put Democrats, especially those running for president, on-the-record about their support for the high-profile and controversial plan , which was authored by two progressive Democrats, Rep. Cory Booker said they viewed the vote as "a cynical political attempt to create division" at a time when unity is needed. In explaining his "n...

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  • Xi Jinping and European Union leaders promote multilateralism amid Silk Road wariness
Xi Jinping and European Union leaders promote multilateralism amid Silk Road wariness

Officials said the presence of Merkel and Juncker for the state visit was unprecedented. The palace said Monaco is seeking to boost its trade and economic cooperation with China , without providing details on eventual contracts to be signed.

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  • Pheu Thai Party leads Thai election in terms of MP seats
Pheu Thai Party leads Thai election in terms of MP seats

Unofficial results will be announced on Monday afternoon, so it is still not certain that the Palang Pracharat party backing junta chief Prayuth Chan-ocha will have enough lower house of parliament seats for him to stay on as prime minister.

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  • Airbus secures mammoth China deal in fresh blow to Boeing
Airbus secures mammoth China deal in fresh blow to Boeing

Xi responded that a prosperous European Union was in keeping with China's vision for a multipolar world and said the two were advancing together despite suspicions. But, she added, "there has to be a bit of reciprocity on either side and we have a bit of difficulty in finding it". The US is pressuring European allies not to use Huawei technolog...

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  • Decision to send military specialists to Venezuela in accordance with law: Russian Federation
Decision to send military specialists to Venezuela in accordance with law: Russian Federation

The Associated Press (AP) news agency said later citing a Venezuelan official that two Russian jets " arrived in Caracas as part of ongoing military cooperation between the two allies". Pompeo, Reuters reports , called on Lavrov and Russian Federation to cease their "unconstructive behavior" and labeled Russia's sudden interest in providing ...

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  • Southwest moving its Boeing Max 8 aircraft to storage
Southwest moving its Boeing Max 8 aircraft to storage

The engine "performance issue" occurred shortly after the Boeing plane left Orlando International Airport at about 2.50pm local time (2.50am on Wednesday, Singapore time), said Brandy King, a spokeswoman for Southwest . Pilots in the October crash in Indonesia appeared to struggle against an automated feature known as MCAS, which is created to...

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  • Pakistani Christchurch victim Areebs body to arrive in Karachi today
Pakistani Christchurch victim Areebs body to arrive in Karachi today

Now starring in the British black comedy Flack , the 36-year-old Oscar victor also said that "as a woman of New Zealand and someone who grew up in a non-gun culture world there", the events of March 15 were "absolutely heartbreaking". For instance, Sen. Anning received criticism for blaming Muslim immigration for the Christchurch terrorist attac...

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  • Pentagon Authorizes $1 Billion For Fence Construction At Mexico Border
Pentagon Authorizes $1 Billion For Fence Construction At Mexico Border

The move was made as part of President Trump's national emergency declaration made to diverge funds from other areas to build his pet-project border wall. Democrats have complained that the Pentagon did not seek permission from relevant committees before telling Congress about the funding. The Democrats on the Senate Appropriations Committee's...

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  • 'What's in the Mueller Report That Nobody Wants Us to See?'
'What's in the Mueller Report That Nobody Wants Us to See?'

More light will likely be shed on this issue when the full report is released, and people can determine Mueller's rationale for not coming to a conclusion on the obstruction question. "If the report determined that the president was not exonerated, I really do think that the country needs to ask more questions about why did the Justice Department m...

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  • Venezuela's Guaido Says Maduro Is in His Final Phase
Venezuela's Guaido Says Maduro Is in His Final Phase

This comes a day after U.S. National Security Advisor John Bolton said that the toughest sanctions against Venezuela's Maduro government are "yet to come". banks from doing business with Venezuela, putting a financial strangle-hold on the cash-strapped country. She told the Human Rights Council this week she was anxious sanctions on financial t...

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  • House fails to override President Trump's veto of his border emergency
House fails to override President Trump's veto of his border emergency

Democrats also would eliminate the Affordable Care Act's so-called family glitch , which has prevented otherwise eligible families from accessing subsidies if a single member of the household is offered health coverage by an employer, even if that employer doesn't cover family members.

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  • China eyes Trieste and Genoa as Italy joins Belt and Road initiative
China eyes Trieste and Genoa as Italy joins Belt and Road initiative

Their aim was to correct the imbalance in which Chinese goods were arriving in Italy, but not enough Italian goods were going the other way, said Di Maio. Italy's deal worth billions: Rome officially joined the initiative on Saturday, becoming the first G7 nation to do so. However, political and diplomatic concerns still linger.

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  • As MPs pull all-nighter, Philpott breathes fresh life into SNC-Lavalin scandal
As MPs pull all-nighter, Philpott breathes fresh life into SNC-Lavalin scandal

Jody Wilson-Raybould says she will provide a written statement and copies of text messages and emails to the Commons justice committee that shut down its probe of the SNC-Lavalin affair. The Liberal MPs were asked to react to Philpott's bombshell interview with Maclean's magazine, which landed as MPs were stuck in a marathon voting session triggere...

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