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'Enough is enough': Boris Johnson defends Syria air strikes

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The Sunday Times reported security sources who warned that the government was bracing itself for "kompromat" attacks, where embarrassing or compromising material is released about members of the cabinet and other high ranking officials. "If even such a thing [a chemical attack] were to happen, then clearly, with allies, we would study what the options were", he added. "I think Parliament should have had a say in this and I think the Prime Minister could have done that quite easily", Labour ... Read More »

France says Syria's capacity to produce chemical weapons considerably weakened

Yesterday Prime Minister Theresa May insisted the military action was "legal" and defended the decision to go ahead without securing the backing of Parliament. Much of the criticism will come from opposition lawmakers, but the prime minister may also have to work hard to defend her speed of action to members of her own Conservative Party who had wanted parliament recalled. Read More »

# 039, President Trump &;s Re Election Effort raised $10 million Thus Much

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Trump's campaign has also spent about $150,000 at Trump businesses, including the legal fees, per the FEC report. The campaign spent more than $90,000 dollars to a firm for the attorney representing Trump in the Daniels case. Trump Make America Great Again Committee, which raises most of its money from donors giving $200 or less, raised $10.2 million. Traditionally, most incumbent presidents have waited to begin with their own re election effort. Read More »

Man 'shot at lost black schoolboy asking for directions'

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Because his mom had taken his phone, the 14-year-old made a decision to ask for help and knocked on a stranger's door to see if they could tell him how to get to the school. Collins said how Walker described the altercation to police "did bear out" to what was shown on the video. On Friday, the man, Jeffery Zeigler, 53, was charged with assault with intent to murder and possession of a firearm in the commission of a felony, officials said. Read More »

4 elephants run over by speeding train, died on spot

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However, we will inquire under which circumstances the accident took place", said Assistant Conservator of Forest Pradip Kumar Dhal. The incident occurred near the Bagdihi forest range, said a forest department official. The elephants were hit by the Bokaro-Alleppey Express near Bagdihi Railway Station, The Hindu reported. According to reports, a herd of elephants was hit by a freight train while the pachyderms were crossing railway tracks around 4 am, resulting in death of four ... Read More »

Four injured in brawl at Gurdwara in US

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It was originally reported that people involved in the altercation had been stabbed. Correction: Only 3-4 people have sustained minor injuries following the disturbance, police told us at the scene. "It reached a whole new level". Authorities interviewing participants in the struggle and are now reviewing surveillance video clip. None of the people who were hurt had a life-threatening injuries. Read More »

As of April, 26 Analysts See $0.61 EPS for Comcast Corporation (CMCSA)

Comcast Corp Cl A now has $153.36B valuation. CMCSA stock traded down $0.11 during midday trading on Friday, reaching $33.02. Nwi Lp has 1.04 million shares for 4.35% of their portfolio. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, January 24 by SunTrust. The firm earned "Sell" rating on Wednesday, July 26 by Citigroup. Jefferies maintained the shares of VZ in report on Wednesday, January 24 with "Hold" rating. Read More »

Woolworths hit by nationwide technical outage

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A woman named Rose, from Hoppers Crossing in Melbourne, told 3AW customers were offered lollies as they were asked to leave. News Corp Australia counted at least ten abandoned trolleys and baskets in the store. "The registers are now back online in all our stores", the company said. Registers temporarily shut down at a number of Woolworths stores across the nation due to a major technical outage this afternoon. Read More »

Russia fails to win UN backing to condemn military strikes on Syria

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The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said a scientific research center and military bases in Damascus were struck in the attack. Later, a White House briefing on a call between Trump and May said that they "continued their discussion of the need for a joint response to Syria's use of chemical weapons". Read More »

Mecca Masjid blast: All accused, including Swami Aseemanand, acquitted

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While 10 people from Hindu rightwing groups were initially named accused, five were arrested-Devendra Gupta, Lokesh Sharma, Swami Aseemanand alias Naba Kumar Sarkar, Bharat Mohanlal Rateshwar alias Bharat Bhai and Rajendra Chowdhary. The blast at the historic Mecca Masjid in Hyderabad on May 18, 2007 during Friday prayers was caused by a cellphone-triggered pipe bomb placed near wazukhana, a spot where ablutions are performed. Read More »

Vladimir Putin predicts 'global chaos' if West strikes Syria again

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The White House says the leaders agreed the airstrikes in Syria "were successful and necessary to deter" the future use of chemical weapons. Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has spoken highly of the Soviet-made weapons involved in thwarting the missile strike on Syria carried out by the U.S., the United Kingdom and France , member of Russia's State Duma (lower house of parliament) Sergei Zheleznyak said on Sunday following meeting between Russian lawmakers and the Syrian president. Read More »

'Shark Incident' Puts Margaret River Event on Hold

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A spokesman from the ambulance service said the victim was breathing and conscious on the way to Royal Perth hospital. He is in a stable condition after being bitten on the lower leg. The attack prompted the World Surf League to postpone the nearby Margaret River Pro global surfing contest. The World Surf League have tweeted that they will be putting the World Surf League on hold as a result of the incident. Read More »

France's Macron says he persuaded Trump to keep troops in Syria

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Early on Saturday, the United States, France and Britain launched 105 missiles targeting what they said were three chemical weapons facilities in Syria in retaliation for a suspected poison gas attack in Douma on April 7. British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said no further strikes were planned , but that this would be reassessed if more chemical attacks took place. Read More »

France urges Russia to join peace push after Syria strike

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White says the target choices were "very methodical", calling it a "deliberate decision" to go after chemical weapons facilities. A sarin attack triggered Trump's decision a year ago to strike a Syrian air base. In a press briefing at the Pentagon Saturday, Marine Lt. Gen. Kenneth F. McKenzie Jr. confirmed the three distinct targets - a research facility, a weapons depot and a command center. Read More »

Locals unite to run Boston Marathon

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On April 15, 2013, three people were killed and more than 260 injured when two bombs exploded near the finish line of the race. One wreath was laid by Baker in entrance of Marathon Sports as bagpipes performed within the background. Henry Richard urged these listening to comply with Martin's message to "select kindness and do extra". The family's foundation was founded in 2014 to connect young people with opportunities for volunteerism and community engagement. Read More »

Unnao rape victim's family alleges harassment by BJP MLA's goons

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Madhav, who has been the BJP's pointsman on scripting the agenda with the PDP, told reporters in Jammu that the resignations of the two ministers would be handed over to Mehbooba Mufti for further action and also admitted that the two ministers had displayed a lack of discretion by taking part in the rally. Read More »

Trump Suggests He Is Making The Phrase 'Mission Accomplished' Great Again

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Could not have had a better result, ' Trump wrote. "None of these military actions are large enough to deter chemical-weapons use when Assad thinks it's strongly in his advantage". In fact, he said, "Our mission continues". However, it reminded people of Bush's statement aboard a naval ship in 2003, when he claimed: 'In the Battle of Iraq, the United States and our allies have prevailed'. Read More »

Salah would trade Golden Boot for Champions League

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Shortly after Henderson made a similar joke during his post-game interview on BT Sport , Milner used his recently launched Twitter account to claim that the Egyptian worldwide was waiting for the dubious goals panel to award him the goals scored by Mane and Firmino. Read More »

Twitter reacts to 'disappointing' Commonwealth Games closing ceremony

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The CGF were keen to emphasise a greater diversity of medal winners with 43 nations taking at least one and the British Virgin Islands, Dominica, Cook Islands, Vanuatu and Solomon Islands all winning their first. The country's first Junior Olympics medallist and Commonwealth Weightlifting champion past year, the youngster from Stuartpuram, Andhra Pradesh, lived up to his potential to win gold in the 85-kg category. Read More »

Newly-born girl child flushed down the toilet, parents absconding

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The incident occurred at the house of a doctor couple who run a clinic from there. On trying to unblock the passage, the plumbers noticed an obstruction that looked like a ball. Pulling the body out was hard as the placenta was still attached to it. Reports also say that the police suspects that the girl's parents had brought the child on the pretext of consulting the doctor and later flushed the baby down the toilet in the clinic. Read More »

35-year-old pregnant woman in Uttar Pradesh gangraped by 4

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The FIR was registered under sections 345D (stalking) 365 (Kidnapping or abducting with intent secretly and wrongfully to confine person), 344 (Wrongful confinement for ten or more days), 323 (voluntarily causing hurt) and 376 (rape) of Indian Penal Code, said police. Read More »

Chinese FM urges 'new future' for China-Japan ties

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Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi, meeting with his Japanese counterpart Taro Kono on Sunday, said his visit was Beijing's response to Tokyo's positive messages and policies. "We agreed the importance of making it a sea of peace, cooperation and friendship", he said. The world's second and third largest economies have a fraught relationship, complicated by longstanding disputes over maritime claims and Japan's wartime legacy. Read More »

Kentucky governor apologizes for Expression teacher strike led to assaults

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Those comments sparked backlash and responses from the Kentucky Attorney General, The Senate and House Democratic Caucuses, GOP Senator Damon Thayer, and KEA President Stephanie Winkler. Bevin, who would see his veto of an education-boosting state budget overridden by state lawmakers, characterized the attitudes of protesting teachers as cavalier and flippant about student safety. Read More »

US, Russia clash over Syria at UN

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Russian Federation went to the United Nations Security Council today to warn the US away from conducting airstrikes in Syria. They added that the U.N. "The time for talk ended last night", Haley told the UN Security Council. "Not a single resident was able to confirm a chemical attack took place", he argued, saying that the US, UK and France hadn't bothered to wait for an investigation and instead had rushed to judgment "in a sign of cynical disdain a group of western countries". Read More »

Chelsea's Michy Batshuayi stretchered off for Dortmund amid reports of broken ankle

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However, both teams staged a well-positioned defense and defused most opportunities in the opening period. At the other end, Marco Reus forced a flying save from Ralf Faehrmann as his long range free-kick fizzed towards the top corner. In the second half we scored the goals and defended well. The Belgium worldwide has scored nine goals in 13 appearances, as Dortmund sit fourth in the Bundesliga table with four games of the season remaining. Read More »

Thousands Rally in Barcelona Demanding Release of Detained Politicians

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Many chanted "Freedom for the political prisoners" as they massed on the Parallel Avenue, one of the city's main streets, wearing yellow scarves, sweaters or jackets - the colour chosen to show solidarity with the jailed leaders. The independence movement is "a bit decapitated" following the arrests of its leaders but "this is temporary", added de Ferrer, who supports leftist separatist party ERC, whose leader Oriol Junqueras is in jail. Read More »