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Rocket lands inside Indian embassy in Kabul, no casualties


Minor damage caused to the rear side of the embassy. "The rocket has clipped the top of the three-storied Indo-Tibetan Border Police barracks". Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj also confirmed the incident. On January 4, at least 20 people were killed and wounded in a suicide attack in Kabul near the U.S. embassy. "All Indians and staff are safe". India had accused the Haqqani network of perpetrating that attack. Read More »

Magellan Midstream Partners, LP (MMP) Consensus Earnings Outlook


They issued a "neutral" rating and a $21.00 price objective on the stock. The stock of Digital Realty Trust, Inc. Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. (NYSE: MMP ) was up +1.18% ($0.87) to $74.62 and showed a volume of 1.11 mln shares. 2,334 shares valued at $2.31 million were sold by Olsavsky Brian T on Tuesday, August 15. Finally, Citadel Advisors LLC acquired a new position in shares of Noble Midstream Partners in the 2nd quarter valued at about $283,000. Read More »

Trump's Derogatory Remarks Resonate Through Florida

Sen. Dick Durbin called Trump's comments "hate-filled, vile, and racist ". "If these comments are the President's words they are disappointing to say the least", said Scott, the only Republican African-American senator, in a news release. Read More »

US, allies meet to find diplomatic way out of North Korea crisis


But asked whether he has talked to Kim, Trump answered: "I don't want to comment on it". But officials said both countries, which hold veto power at the United Nations Security Council, would be briefed afterward. She added that, based on decades of US foreign policy, Pyongyang sees its nuclear weapons program as "the only deterrent against the USA coming in and overthrowing their regime there", and as such, setting up preconditions for talks would be self-defeating. Read More »

India thump PNG to inch closer to quarters


Shivam Mavi didn't disappoint the skipper as he sent the opener Igo Mahuru back to the pavilion in his second over. The dominance of the Indian bowling attack was shown when they tightened the screws and removed the last five PNG batsmen for just three runs. Read More »

Pakistani soldiers die in Kashmir border clash


Indian Army has denied any casuality on Indian Side. On the other hand, the Pakistan army said in a statement that four of its soldiers were killed along the LoC in the Jandrot, Kohli sector. The killing of Pakistani soldiers in cross fire was reported soon after the Indian security had neutralised 6 Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) in a joint operation with the J&K Police forces. Read More »

Nigeria summons US Ambassador over Trump's "Shithole" comment


But on Sunday, both congressmen, in separate interviews , flatly denied Trump used the words he was accused of saying . He also defended himself Sunday night, telling reporters he is "not a racist ". Lawmakers had been speaking about immigrants from El Salvador, Honduras and Haiti who have temporary protected status in the USA due to disasters and political upheaval in their home countries when the president interrupted, Durbin said. Read More »

A timeline of Trump's actions during the Hawaii false alarm


The erroneous warning was sent during a shift change at HIEMA when a worker doing a routine test hit the live alert button, state officials said. It was almost 40 minutes before the public was informed it was a false alarm - during which many panicked and sent farewell messages to loved ones. Read More »

UN Considers Trump's Remarks On 'Shithole Countries' Racist


Trump was immediately lambasted and denounced for the comments, including by the Haitian government, which said the president's comments reflected a "racist view of the Haitian community", according to the Associated Press. I'm sorry, but there's no other word one can use but "racist". "His supporters made excuses, continue to make excuses for him. Never said 'take them out.' Made up by Dems", the president tweeted . Read More »

Outraged African countries seek Trump's apology

Some Democrats have called for a "clean" bill that addresses only the DACA issue. Lewis said that Trump had undermined 25 years of African goodwill towards the United States "to essentially give the back of his hand to 49 countries south of the Sahara creates real problems in many ways". Read More »

Moshe to unveil memorial of 26/11 terror victims


Kozlovsky said, "We are very excited about this upcoming visit of Moshe Holtzberg with Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu". Nariman House, where Moshe's parents were killed in the terror attack in November 2008, and pray there. "Nariman House was the place where he got the last hug from his mother and the last kiss from his father", he said. That toddler-suvivor of the 26/11 attack is not a baby anymore. Read More »

Trump's ex-wife Ivana opens up, defends president


He told reporters: "I am the least racist person you have ever interviewed". He also reportedly said the U.S should bring in more immigrants from countries like Norway instead of Haiti and African countries. Ivana Trump , who was married to Donald Trump from 1977 to 1992, said the pair remain friends and she still talks to him on the phone, mostly about the kids and holidays. Read More »

Years After His Assassination, Remembering Martin Luther King Jr. In Atlanta


Martin Luther King Jr . was one of the world's great heroes", the tweet reads. Among those spectating were Wanda Wright. Wright woke up early and braved the chilly weather in order to get her front row seat. "Us to think about what we can do better, work for it and make the change". "I don't live directly here". "I close by saying to Donald Trump , if he's listening, let the message go out loud and clear that God created the Earth and he did not create any s-holes, not on the ... Read More »

Novak Djokovic stuns fellow tennis stars with pay demand


Djokovic stunned officials, including Australian Open director Craig Tiley, by asking all-non players to leave the room during the annual players' meeting in Melbourne last week, before urging players to form their own union to push for more money. Read More »

PravinTogadia found in unconscious state in Ahmedabad


He was suffering from low blood sugar. "Togadia was brought to the hospital by someone in the 108 ambulance service". The police have heightened security around the hospital, the Navbharat Times reported. After that, Togadia was not reachable and his cellphone was switched off, said a police official. Bhatt further said "We are in contact with Ranchhod Bharvad who is Gujarat VHP's General Secretary". Read More »

Ivana Trump: Donald Trump a 'stable genius,' 'definitely not racist'


Trump said the US should instead welcome more people from countries such as Norway. CNN anchor Anderson Cooper delivered a powerful opening monolague on Friday in response to President Donald Trump's claims that he is the "least racist" person members of the press corps have ever interviewed. Read More »

Boko Haram "Chibok girls" video a propaganda counter-strike, say analysts


The extremist group, which has links with the Islamic State militant group (ISIS), originally abducted 276 girls from their school in April 2014 and over 60 of the students have since escaped or been released. Abubakar Shekau, leader of Boko Haram , also appears in the footage, which was obtained by the Sahara Reporters website. Abubakar Shekau - the leader of one of the group's factions - also appears in the video, which was obtained by a USA -based journalism website, Sahara Reporters. Read More »

How over 100 made a difference on on Martin Luther King Day


She said the message is one that comes naturally to students. "We have to do a better job of establishing race relations here, not just at this college, not just in this city, but in the state of Nebraska". We're here together, serving the community and that's what he stood for, serving the community. Martin Luther King, Jr . was assassinated on April 4, 1968. Read More »

Snow Possible, Dangerous Cold Likely


Plan on hard travel conditions", the advisory stated. The transition from rain to a winter mix to snow will happen from north to south Monday night through Tuesday morning. Frost bite and hypothermia may occur if precautions are not taken, according to the weather service. Snow is expected to begin over Clarksville-Montgomery County and northwest Middle Tennessee this afternoon and spread over most of the remainder of the area tonight . Read More »

Registration fraud: Suresh Gopi held, released on bail


Gopi , in his anticipatory bail petition, had contended that the allegations were prima facie false. The actor was interrogated at the Crime Branch headquarters in Thiruvananthapuram. 17.68 lakh last month. He was later sent on bail after the arrest. Amala also appeared for questioning regarding the same on Monday. The actor had said he registered the two vehicles in Puducherry, where he owns agricultural land which He had said he has a house in Bengaluru and his brothers have residences ... Read More »

Vancouver Police to share update on Saturday shooting that injured three


Tragically, police say the innocent 15-year-old boy was injured in the shooting as he rode in passing auto. "This is the type of call I absolutely dread and I am incredibly saddened and heartbroken", Chief Adam Palmer said at a press conference earlier in the afternoon when it was announced the teen was on life-support and unlikely to survive. Read More »

'I am the Least Racist Person You Will Ever Interview'


Tell us what you think of facts and the context in which they are stated or claimed . On Friday, Trump denied having made those controversial statements in a tweet . The press "change every word" the president says and spin whatever comes out of his mouth to fit their agenda, she argued. Two Republican senators who were in attendance at that meeting in the White House, David Perdue and Tom Cotton , and who had previously said they did not recall Trump making the ... Read More »

'I'm least racist person you will ever interview'


Carson's remarks come after Trump faced extreme backlash last week for reportedly describing several nations as " shithole countries " during an Oval Office meeting with lawmakers on immigration reform. The Post and the Times said Trump's vulgar remark Thursday was in reference to African countries and Haiti . Senator Dick Durbin of IL, the only Democrat at Thursday's meeting, said Mr Trump had indeed said what he was reported to have said. Read More »

Blaze Bernstein, Ivy Leaguer found dead, reportedly stabbed at least 20 times


New details are emerging about the behavior and habits of Samuel Lincoln Woodward, the 20-year-old student arrested in connection with the death of Blaze Bernstein . The friend said Bernstein had walked into the park after getting out of his vehicle, and the friend left about an hour later when Bernstein did not return or respond on social media. Read More »

Ivana Trump Says Donald's Not Racist, Just Confused


Sen. Rand Paul , who defended President Donald Trump against accusations of racism , said Monday he was targeted by people wishing violence against him over his statement . Dick Durbin , D-Ill., says he believes the president is a racist . Lindsay Graham (R-SC), according to his colleague Sen. We want security at the border. Read More »

Venezuela military arrests rebels after dramatic shoot-out


A ministry statement said members of a "terrorist cell" were killed in a gunbattle, and five were captured but did not say whether the pilot, Oscar Perez, was among the dead or detained. Authorities appeared to finally track him down in the poor hillside neighborhood of El Junquito. Despite the firefight with police Perez managed to post videos of the attack on social media while under fire. Read More »

South Korea Qualifies For The Figure Skating Team Event At PyeongChang


A North Korean state newspaper is celebrating the country's leader over the resumption of face-to-face talks with the South, saying Kim Jong Un's policy to improve relations were "brilliant" for "national reunification". The North Korean musicians will perform widely known folk songs that citizens of both countries are comfortable with - songs that go well with the theme of unification, according to KBS. Read More »

Seoul must not weaken stance on North Korea


Officials from the rival Koreas met earlier this week in the border village of Panmunjom, their first talks in more than two years. North Korea will send a delegation consisting of athletes, high-ranking officials and a cheering squad, while South Korea will provide the delegation with necessary services. Read More »

Japanese PM Announces Western Balkans EU Initiative


Shinzō Abe wants a "tough approach" on the North Korean regime. "Shared values and good will always overcome the geographic differences between us", said the Lithuanian prime minister. Bulgaria also promised to speed up the ratification of an EU-Japan free trade deal signed previous year that would boost investment and trade. Abe is leading a delegation of Japanese businessmen as part of a five-day European tour launched on January 12, covering Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Bulgaria , ... Read More »

Rand Paul: 'Not Fair' To Draw Conclusions On Trump Over Haiti Comment

I am not a racist". "They weren't made", he told reporters, presumably referring to two Republicans who said earlier Sunday that they had not heard the president make derogatory comments about Haiti and Africa during the meeting. "I think we have a lot of sticking points but they are all Democrat sticking points". He was speaking about the Deferred Action Childhood Arrivals program, which helps young undocumented immigrants seeking protection from deportation. Read More »

FG Summons US Envoy to Explain Trump's 'Shithole' Remarks

Trump announced previous year that he will end the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA, unless lawmakers come up with a solution by March. They don't want security at the border. If Nancy Pelosi can be Senate Minority Leader (in her deeply confused state), then Trump can be President. Read More »

Oops! Hawaii Officials Accidently Send Warning Of Incoming Ballistic Missile


Hawaii EMA has sent a correction for their false alarm about a ballistic missile. Television and radio broadcasts across the state were interrupted with a recorded emergency message instructing people to stay indoors. " Seek immediate shelter . This is not a drill ", the alert read. The threats came in through the agency's public phone line, a spokesman for Hawaii's Emergency Management Agency told Hawaii News Now . Read More »

Witcover: Steve Bannon Out; Stephen Miller in


Following the publication of the book , the president hit out at his former chief strategist on Twitter, referring to him as " Sloppy Steve ", an apparent reference to Bannon's often unkempt appearance. Bannon sought to make amends Sunday, saying in statement that his description wasn't aimed at Trump's son but at former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort. Read More »