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Turkey seeking 4-year prison sentence for Enes Kanter

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Kanter was held up on May 20 this year at a Romanian airport as his Turkish passport was cancelled. He said he was able to return to the United States after American officials intervened. While Turkey accuses Gulen of ordering the July 2016 coup bid, Kanter says the Gulen movement is a social initiative advocating human rights. In June, his father Mehmet was also arrested by authorities for the same reason. Read More »

Trudeau apologizes for conflict of interest with Aga Khan

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The trip, which Trudeau took with his family, broke the law that says no minister or member of their family can accept gifts or advantages that might reasonably be seen to influence government decisions. She made a determination that he is not a family friend. "It is important that as we move forward, we learn from this mistake". He maintained that he and his family had "a standing invitation" from the Aga Khan and his daughter to vacation on the island. Read More »

Amtrak train derailment highlights nationwide safety concerns

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The NTSB has for years pushed federal and local railroad regulators to install the train-control system to prevent accidents. USA investigators say preliminary information indicates that the emergency brake on the Amtrak train that derailed in Washington state went off automatically. Read More »

YouTube prankster admits book gun killing

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Monalisa Perez , 20, pleaded guilty to a second-degree manslaughter charge for shooting her 22-year-old boyfriend Pedro Ruiz III . "If it involves dying", Ruiz said, drawing laughter from Perez, "maybe that's OK". A sentencing date sometime in February is anticipated, Norman County Attorney James Brue said Tuesday. However, according to her plea agreement, she will have to serve 180 days in prison. Read More »

Rick Scott on Jack Latvala: It's 'time to resign'

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According to the Special Master's 35-page report , top Senate staffer Rachel Perrin Rogers' complaint focuses on different encounters with Latvala , which includes him "grunting and growling" at her, commenting on her attractiveness, and physically groping her. Read More »

Census: Utah the 3rd fastest growing state in the nation

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Eight states lost population, including IL, which saw a reduction of 33,703 people. The number of voting-age Americans grew to 252.1 million - a near 1 percent increase over the year. Under an analysis using a calculator from the University of Michigan's Population Studies Research Center , the current population estimates would have the following effect on representation in the 435-seat Congress. Read More »

White House pulls 'We the People' petitions site to revamp

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The petitions include one calling for the president to resign and another urging him to release his tax returns, according to the Huffington Post . And if a petition gathers enough online signatures, it will be reviewed by policy experts and you'll receive an official response. Read More »

Host of 'India's Most Wanted' TV show jailed for murder

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Her death was treated as a suicide until her mother demanded that Ilyasi be tried for murder. Ilyasi was convicted of murder by a Delhi sessions court on December 16. Anju was found dead in her east Delhi residence with multiple stab injuries in January, 2000. October, 2002: Charge sheet filed against Ilyasi for dowry death. Read More »

Congress, AAP-backed Dalit leader Jignesh Mevani sweeps Vadgam

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Thakor secured 85,777 votes while his nearest rival BJP's Solanki Lavingji Muljiji Thakor received 70,920 votes. "Why no canal has been made in Narmada River?" he added. There are strong voices in favour of Mevani as well, especially among the youth. Vaghela lost to young Gujarati film actor Hitu Kanodiya of the BJP. Read More »

U.S. vetoes United Nations call for withdrawal of Trump Jerusalem decision

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Egypt had presented the draft resolution to the Security Council on behalf of Arab countries. The Palestinians called for the meeting after the USA vetoed the Security Council resolution, which did not mention the United States but affirmed that any decisions on the status of Jerusalem had "no legal effect, are null and void and must be rescinded". Read More »

Diddy Wants To Buy The Panthers, Then Hire Colin Kaepernick As Quarterback

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Sterling cashed out, and Carolina Panthers owner Jerry Richardson probably will, too. Panthers coach Ron Rivera, according to the team's website , said that the investigation would need to take its course. The announcement came after the allegations first reported by Sports Illustrated - and on the same day the Panthers defeated the Green Bay Packers, making them 10-4 and ranked fifth in their conference. Read More »

Parents upset over surprise school visit by Ivanka Trump

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Trump, however, seemed unaware or impervious to the complaints. If you find NCRM valuable, would you please consider making a donation to support our independent journalism? Brenda Wilcox Williams, Norwalk Public Schools Communications Director, says the visit was made public the day of the event. Read More »

Missing baby out of Houston

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The baby remains missing and the father stated he was not involved in the murder of the baby's mom. Houston police are investigating after a woman was found stabbed to death at an apartment in the Greenspoint area. The baby's mother was found dead around noon Tuesday in North Houston . Police also corrected the age of the missing baby, saying she is only six weeks old, not 11 months. Read More »

Florida officer dragged as body cam rolls

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Cabrera, of Century Village, Florida, then tore away from the officer who was holding onto his Honda, dragging him along the road at speeds of 60mph according to police. just west of I-95. He had someone else in the vehicle with him at the time, only identified as a female passenger. Cabrera put his hands out the window as officers approached with guns drawn. Read More »

Pak rejects Trump's new security strategy: India 'phony,' wrong accusations

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THE Trump Administration has informed Congress that it will take unilateral steps in areas of divergence with Pakistan while expanding cooperation between the two countries where their interests converge. Apart from freedom of navigation, United States interests in the region include countering terrorist threats that impact the security of the United States homeland and its allies, preventing cross-border terrorism that raises the prospect of military and nuclear tensions, and preventing ... Read More »

Bangladesh, Myanmar form joint group to repatriate Rohingyas

More than 630,000 Rohingya have fled to Bangladesh since security forces in neighbouring Myanmar launched a violent crackdown against them on August 25, turning it into Asia's worst refugee crisis in decades. A Myanmar government spokesman didn't immediately respond to a request to comment. Reuters reporters Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo were arrested last week after meeting with police in Yangon, Myanmar's former capital . Read More »

First victims in Amtrak derailment identified as rail advocates

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Jim Hamre and Zack Willhoite were aboard the inaugural run of train 501 along a fast new bypass that was created by refurbishing freight tracks. They were also members of the Rail Passengers Association. He was also a long-time member of All Aboard Washington , a rail advocacy organization "dedicated to promoting the improvement of rail transportation services in the Pacific Northwest". Read More »

New US national security strategy shows imperialist character

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Accusing China of seeking "to displace the United States" in Asia, the 68-page strategy is a litany of USA grievances, from the Chinese stealing data to spreading "features of its authoritarian system". It accuses Russian Federation of using "subversive measures" to weaken America's credibility and European governments. The document doesn't specifically mention Russia's alleged meddling in last year's USA presidential election. Read More »

Philippines' Duterte, in about-face, says he supports same-sex unions

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However, in the East, Vietnam and Taiwan are the most liberal countries both supporting marriage equality but have yet to enact a marry law. An anti-discrimination bill has been stalled in the Philippine Senate since September. President Duterte is urging senator and former global boxing champion Manny Pacquiao to give the presidency a run in the 2022 general elections. "The problem is we have to change the law, but we can change the law", said the Filipino president. Read More »

Is AAR Corp. (AIR) a Buy? The Stock Formed Wedge Up

In the most recent quarter, institutional ownership decreased by a net of 5.88 million shares, or 3.27%.This is a bearish sign and indicates that institutions are feeling more pessimistic about the outlook for SEE overall.197 holders increased their positions, 211 decreased their positions, and 88 holders held their positions. Read More »

Dhinakaran camp releases Jaya's hospital video ahead of RK Nagar polls

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Raising doubts over Amma's death is a much bigger issue. "If it does, we will submit evidence to them", Vetrivel told the media. This video was with me even though I hadn't gone into Apollo. Video shows former Tamil Nadu chief minister Jayalalithaa sitting on a bed. VK Sasikala's family, who were with Jayalalithaa throughout her hospitalisation a year ago, has staunchly maintained that there is a video which clearly shows a conscious Jayalalithaa. Read More »

Russia, China knock Trump's national security strategy as throwback to Cold War

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Trump's strategy paper did not include specific accusations from USA security agencies that Moscow meddled in the 2016 United States election. Hua was responding after U.S. USA officials are uneasy about Beijing's rising military spending - already the second-highest behind Washington. The decision reflects a "victory of hardliners" in Trump's administration, said the Xinhua News Agency on its official microblog. Read More »

Colorado woman Kimberlee Graves vanishes from her home

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On December 8, her friend called police to request a welfare check when she couldn't reach Ms. Graves. No one answered the door and her vehicle was gone, police said. Cordova has been Graves' neighbors for close to eight years and has been watching police, who left behind evidence markers on the front door, over the last few days. Read More »

Antetokounmpo powers Bucks over Cavaliers

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Up Next - After falling to the Bucks on Tuesday night, the Cavaliers return home to The Q - someplace they won't be seeing much of over the next three weeks. "Obviously, tonight (Wade) showed what he's capable of still doing", James said. "Kyle and T-Top really worked well together coming off a shot or making that extra pass and it was just good to see those guys play well together", Lue said. Read More »

Dreamers Arrested During Sit-In At Congressional Offices

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White House Press Secretary, Sarah Sanders, says, "I would hope Democrats would live by the Chuck Schumer rule and not hold this bill hostage". The activists, who call themselves Dreamers because they hope to achieve citizenship status in the US, are at risk of being deported as well following their arrest . Read More »

Australian man arrested in Bali after allegedly being caught with drugs

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Roberts claimed he was an addict and it was "ridiculous" that he had been arrested. He and two other foreigners, from Malaysia and the United States, are now waiting their hearings in a Bali jail cell. Roberts admitted to the media that the drugs were his but he was set up. Roberts unsuccessfully stood as a candidate for the Liberal Democrats in the Melbourne seat of Higgins in 2009. Read More »

White House reporter's UFO question interrupted by unusual occurrence

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Trump said during an interview in April that he might release them after his time in the White House ended, reneging on a promise to release them as soon as the audit was complete. Cries in the room of "It's a UFO!" were met by Sanders saying, "I want to pass on this question given that you have aliens sitting among you". Around two hours later, Sanders quoted Lieu's first tweet and fired back. Read More »

Fired ballistic missile targeting Riyadh

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However, a New York Times analysis of photos and videos from the attack suggested air defences may have missed the projectile and that the warhead struck near its intended target. ally and the world's biggest oil exporter. The Houthi-run Defense Ministry claimed responsibility for that attack. She stood in front of a short-range ballistic missile which she said was made in Iran, then sent to Houthi rebels in Yemen who fired it at Riyadh last month. Read More »

Daycare Employee Accused of Burning 5 Toddlers With a Hot Glue Gun

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She faces five felony counts of aggravated battery to a child after the alleged December 1 incident at Children's Learning Place , located in the Logan Square area. The daycare says upon learning of the alleged incident, it immediately contacted authorities, terminated the two employees and is now working with investigators. Read More »

CIA Chief Pompeo Meets With King Salman In Saudi Arabia

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The grand entrance to Chateau Louis XIV. Saudi officials have declined to comment on the report, which comes after French investigative website Mediapart similarly pointed to the prince as the owner in July. Eight Investment was the company that backed Prince Mohammed's impulse buy of the 440-foot yacht from a Russian vodka tycoon in 2015. Eight Investment also recently bought an 250-hectare estate near Paris, known as Le Rouvray, according to the paper. Read More »

It looks like Theresa May and Donald Trump have made up

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At an Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) summit recently, Prime Minister Najib Razak was reported to have said OIC must be united in its efforts to reject any move to declare Jerusalem as the capital of Israel , and that Jerusalem should eventually be made the Palestinian capital. Read More »