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Wasserman Schultz's Former IT Aide Indicted

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Awan applied for a $165,000 home equity loan for a rental property, which violates credit union's policies because he was not the owner. Awan and his wife, Hina Alvi , have been indicted by U.S. Imran Awan , the I.T. aide of Rep. The latest development in the case puts more pressure on Wasserman Schultz. According to The Daily Caller , the members of the Pakistani family made at least $4 million since 2009. Read More »

Activist loses citizenship, will be deported

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The second bombing was at the British Consulate. Odeh spent 10 years in prison before she was released as part of a prisoner exchange deal in 1979. Rasmea Odeh (OH'-duh) admits that she failed to disclose the convictions when she entered the US and later went through the citizenship process in 2004. Read More »

Saudi coalition attacks killed children in Yemen — UN chief

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The findings were included in a draft copy of the U.N.'s annual report of Children and Armed Conflict, which documented human rights violations of at least 15,500 children past year by government forces, terrorists and armed opposition groups in more than a dozen conflicts around the world. Read More »

Barcelona Attack: California Teacher Says Husband Is Missing

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A driver had plowed through pedestrians on La Rambla , killing at least 13 people and injuring more than 100. She said she's aware of a photograph circulating online that appears to show her husband looking "very injured" and being helped by someone in a black t-shirt. Read More »

Celebrations at Ipswich High School for Girls

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The preciseness of each procedure really interests me as you have to know about the body in huge detail to have an understanding of what to do". Congratulations went to Lauren Duckworth, with an A* in philosophy and ethics and A grades in English language and also English literature. Read More »

Florida Correctional Facilities Under Lockdown, Prison Visits Cancelled Due To 'Security Threat'

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Michelle Glady, a spokeswoman for the FDC, said only inmates at the Franklin Correctional Institution will be on full lockdown and will not receive any privileges because of a security concern. FDOC officials said the lockdown has to do with a no visitation order that was issued Wednesday. Staffing is stretched so thin that limits have already been placed on educational and vocational programming at many prisons. Read More »

Fairfield American wins opener at Little League World Series

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At 7 p.m., the Cardinals versus Pirates game will play on the Jumbo screen at Mid-Town Plaza. As for whether or not this kind of attention can go to the heads of young players, I think today's Little League players are a lot more savvy than those from a generation ago. Read More »

Planned terror attack foiled south of Barcelona

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Though the driver in the Barcelona attack remains at large, two people were arrested on Thursday, the New York Times reports , including the man whose identification document was used to rent the van. Even people leaning out of doors were being told to go back inside, he said. The incident took place at the height of the tourist season in Barcelona, which is one of Europe's top travel destinations with at least 11 million visitors a year. Read More »

Erdogan urges German Turks not to support CDU at elections

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Greens leader Cem Özdemir, who is of Turkish origin, issued similar criticisms. "They are all enemies of Turkey ", Erdogan told reporters in Istanbul in televised comments. Renewing the Customs Union is not an issue Germany can decide on unilaterally, Yildirim said, adding that Ankara will make a decision based on the national interests. Read More »

Philippines will host 2019 SEA Games after all Featured

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But when they heard from the SEA Games Federation president and from us that we will push through with the hosting, natuwa sila at nagpalakpakan. The Philippines announced Thursday (Aug 18) it would host the 2019 Southeast Asian (SEA) Games, just a month after pulling out citing the escalating cost of war with Islamist militants. Read More »

Arnold Schwarzenegger: I Knew Real Nazis ... They're Burning In Hell

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And if you choose to march with a flag that symbolises the slaughter of millions of people, there are not two sides. He says Trump has a "moral responsibility to send an unequivocal message that you won't stand for hate and racism". Schwarzenegger says as a child, he was surrounded by "broken men" who were "misled into a losing ideology". "And right now they are resting in hell". Read More »

14 dead, several injured in Finland's Turku city knife stabbing

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It is now unclear if it was just one person with a knife or multiple attackers as there are mixed reports . Finnish broadcaster YLE said at least two other people had been injured in the incident. A number of people were reportedly seen running with knives in the city centre of Turku, on the southwest coast of Finland. Finnish police patrol on motorbike after stabbings in Turku , in Central Helsinki, Finland, Aug. Read More »

Northern Irish shellfish farmers label UK gov't post-Brexit border plan 'deluded'

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Britain says its membership of the EU Customs Union , which now allows for the tariff-free movement of goods, will end along with its membership of the single market when it leaves the bloc in March 2019. He said , "I strongly believe we need to retain the current movement of people and goods north and south of this island", and acknowledged the British government has recognised the importance of the Good Friday Agreement , calling that very welcome. Read More »

Trump to Meet With Sessions, FBI on Charlottesville Rally

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But his quiescence on the violence in Charlottesville has had, in many ways, a more profound and unsettling effect. "Virginia State Police Lieutenant H. What happened over the weekend was an American tragedy and an apparent act of domestic terrorism - a homegrown American intentionally killing and injuring fellow Americans to sow hatred and fear. Read More »

What Happened in the Biggest US-China Military Meeting Under Trump?

Dunford was responding to questions about Trump's chief strategist Steve Bannon saying in a new interview that the threat posed by North Korea can not handled by force. The two sides' militaries already have dialogue mechanisms across many military ranks and services, including the Defence Policy Coordination Talks for senior military officials, and dialogue and cooperation mechanism for the armies and navies, said Senior Colonel Zhao Xiaozhuo, a researcher at the PLA Academy of Military ... Read More »

Cameras Installed On Boston Common Ahead Of Free Speech Rally

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Chalk graffiti saying "Punch Nazis" was written on the bandstand scheduled to be used by the Boston Free Speech Coalition for a "free speech" rally on Saturday. Thousands of counter protesters will also be on hand. "It's different now. It is different", Clawson Cosmas says. A free speech rally in May, held on the Common. Read More »

PM Modi dividing the country: Rahul Gandhi

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He said only a "handful of separatists" were resorting to different tactics to create problems in the State and asserted that there will be no soft approach towards militancy. He pledged that the USA would continue to be a reliable and long-term supplier of energy to India, the White House said in a readout of the phone call between the two leaders. Read More »

Supreme Court tells Karti Chidambaram to appear before CBI on 23 August

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In his petition, Karti Chidambaram contended that the look-out notice was part of the central government's political vendetta against his family, had been issued arbitrarily and could not prevent him from travelling overseas. On August 10, Madras High Court had stayed the "look out circulars" issued by the Centre against Karti and four others holding they were prima facie "unwarranted". Read More »

China, US agree on direct military communication

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Dunford was responding to questions about Trump's chief strategist Steve Bannon saying in a new interview that the threat posed by North Korea can not handled by force. "My advice to our leadership is that we not dial back our exercises". North Korea's military said last week that it will finalize a plan by mid-August to launch four intermediate-range ballistic missiles near the U.S. Read More »

Cuomo wants Confederate names off NYC streets

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He said the streets named for Gens. But after the weekend's events in Charlottesville-in which one person died and dozens more were injured after a white nationalist drove a auto into a crowd of protestors-more lawmakers have voiced their support. Read More »

USA allies 'trust Vladimir Putin more than Donald Trump'

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These countries included USA allies like CNNGermany, France, and Japan. Brisbane-born Perkins posted on Twitter announcing his defection: 'I'm the most excited guy in the world right now! "Although confidence in Putin's handling of foreign affairs is generally low, in many countries he is more trusted than American President Donald Trump ", the Pew Center wrote about its new poll that asked which leader they felt would "do the the right thing". Read More »

Dunford: US-SKorea drills not being negotiated

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General Fang Fenghui, chief of the People's Liberation Army's Joint Staff Department, holds a welcoming ceremony for his US counterpart, Marine Corps General Joseph Dunford , chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff, in Beijing on Tuesday. Read More »

Mostly cloudy, chance of showers and thunderstorms — TODAY'S FORECAST

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Patchy fog before 8am. Although we can't completely rule out an shower or thunderstorm most areas should remain dry with highs in the lower to mid 90s. Sunday night - Mostly clear, with a low around 65. Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Wednesday night - A slight chance of showers with a low in the low 60s. Read More »

Trump Shuts Down 2 Advisory Councils Amid Charlottesville Criticism

The defections were prompted by Trump's reaction to a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville that left one woman dead and almost 20 others injured after a suspected Nazi sympathizer rammed his vehicle into counter-protesters. Dimon also put out a statement to show that he "personally supported" breaking up the Strategic and Policy Forum. General Electric Chairman Jeff Immelt also sought to clarify that he beat Trump to the punch. Read More »

Trump Renews 'Fake News' Insult When Acosta Presses About Charlottesville

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They have been condemned ", Trump responded. POTUS swaggered that it would not "bother me". "You're fake news ", Trump told the CNN reporter. "But I like real news, not fake news ". Other outlets accused Trump of issuing this stronger statement against the hate groups that marched through Charlottesville only after being pressured by the media. Read More »

World of Tanks Gets Its First Single-Player Campaign

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Where do I enlist?!The next level for the Wargaming franchise is a campaign expansion - World of Tanks: War Stories . "As the first campaign series in the World of Tanks universe, War Stories allows us to bring a new narrative to the game and expand on our multiplayer experience with engaging single-player and online Coop content for our new and longtime tankers". Read More »

Don't want to be in contact with Sharif, says Zardari

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Now that the Panama Papers verdict is out, Nawaz must accept it and let democracy prevail, Zardari advised the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader while talking to journalists in Lahore , Express News reported. A seemingly embittered Mr Zardari said that Mr Sharif would have different priorities when in power and in opposition, and questioned why the PML-N had not agreed to do away with Articles 62 and 63 when the-then PPP-led government had suggested it during the negotiations ... Read More »

Irom Sharmila gets married in Kodaikanal

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Earlier, the bride and the groom walked all the way from the bride's house near the Observatory to the Sub-Registrar's office which is located at Moonjikkal. They then left for their home by vehicle. Divya, the director of short film Kakkoos and Leelavathi, president of Palani Hill Adhivasikal Koottamaippu, were among those present. Read More »

Firefighters tackle huge warehouse blaze in Glasgow

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Fire and rescue are worked extremely hard to get the fire under control". "However, they are having several issues in the area relating to the water pressure, so Scottish Water are here at the moment and they are trying to boost the water". Read More »