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Helicopter Carrying Osinbajo Crash Lands In Kogi

Helicopter Carrying Osinbajo Crash Lands In Kogi

It is the second time Mr Osinbajo's helicopter would crash-land. Also interesting to note what happened as the pilot tried to land. A helicopter conveying Vice President Yemi Osinbajo crash-landed...

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The device that sparked police to shut down Brisbane Airport

The device that sparked police to shut down Brisbane Airport

Meanwhile a woman said when she asked what was going on, she was told by an officer the Surfers Paradise situation "was connected to what was going on in Brisbane" and allegedly told her to "connect t...

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Facebook, Twitter remove fake accounts tied to Russia, Venezuela, Iran

Facebook, Twitter remove fake accounts tied to Russia, Venezuela, Iran

From Russia , 418 accounts came down, but although Twitter "cannot render definitive attribution to the IRA [Internet Research Agency] for these accounts... But the foreign attempts to manipulate t...

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Virginia governor now denies he was in racist yearbook picture, won’t resign

Virginia governor now denies he was in racist yearbook picture, won’t resign

The image in the yearbook from Eastern Virginia Medical School was on a page with other photos of Northam and personal information about the future governor. The Congressional Black Caucus and the V...

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Government going round in circles over Brexit, says Northern Ireland Chamber chair

Government going round in circles over Brexit, says Northern Ireland Chamber chair

The prime minister is also facing a headache at home with Labour , the DUP, the SNP, Liberal Democrats and close to 90 of even her own MPs opposed to her agreement. Aodhan Connolly, director of the N...

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Groundhog Day 2019: What time will Punxsutawney Phil make his prediction?

Groundhog Day 2019: What time will Punxsutawney Phil make his prediction?

If Phil wakes and finds himself shadowless, he takes it as a sign of an early spring and stays above ground. According to Punxsutawney lore, if Phil sees his shadow as he emerges, the country is hea...

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Cherokee Nation: Elizabeth Warren apologized for DNA test

Cherokee Nation: Elizabeth Warren apologized for DNA test

While the MA senator-who is reportedly set to make her 2020 presidential bid official February 9-has never claimed tribal membership, the Cherokee Nation said in a statement at the time that W...

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'No progress' Russian Federation says on nuclear treaty

'No progress' Russian Federation says on nuclear treaty

Russian Federation denies that, saying the missile's range puts it outside the treaty, and has accused the United States of inventing a false pretext to exit a treaty Washington wants to leave anyway ...

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Roadblocks cast shadow over path to peace in Afghanistan

Roadblocks cast shadow over path to peace in Afghanistan

Details emerging from the Pakistan-sponsored round of talks in Qatar, Doha between USA envoy Zalmay Khalilzad and Taliban have evidently upset the fragile government in Kabul . US envoy Zalmay Kha...

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Arctic freeze warms after leaving 21 dead READ MORE

Arctic freeze warms after leaving 21 dead READ MORE

A University of Iowa student died Wednesday after his body was found on campus. The morning temperature in the Windy City was -22 degrees Fahrenheit (-30 Celsius), which felt like -50 degrees (-46 C...

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Judge considers gag order in Roger Stone case

Judge considers gag order in Roger Stone case

US District Judge Amy Berman Jackson told prosecutors and Stone's attorneys to file any opposition to such a directive by next Friday. Special counsel Robert Mueller (L) arrives at the U.S. Jack...

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Statement on health and security of Canadian diplomatic staff in Havana, Cuba

Statement on health and security of Canadian diplomatic staff in Havana, Cuba

The statement said that after the last confirmed case of unusual health symptoms in November 2018, a number of Canadian diplomatic staff in Cuba underwent additional medical testing. Canadian author...

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Venezuela: Juan Guaido accuses Maduro of threatening his family

Venezuela: Juan Guaido accuses Maduro of threatening his family

Some analysts saw in the flights echoes of what has transpired in the final days of other authoritarian rulers around the globe. Maduro, who says he will remain for his second six-year term, has acc...

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A man ‘slipped and fell’ on ice

A man ‘slipped and fell’ on ice

Prosecutors say the 57-year-old Randolph man was subcontracted to work at a company in Woodbridge when he faked the fall in 2018. Alexander Goldinsky was working as an independent contractor at Woo...

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President Trump Hammers 'Chuckie' Schumer, Dems on Iran

President Trump Hammers 'Chuckie' Schumer, Dems on Iran

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says he's sent a team to Asia to "lay the foundations" for steps toward denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula. Pyongyang has yet to take concrete steps in that di...

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New Jersey Democratic Sen. Cory Booker launches 2020 bid

New Jersey Democratic Sen. Cory Booker launches 2020 bid

He announced his run on the first day of Black History Month, underscoring his consequential status as America's potential second black president after Barack Obama . But that list of candidates is e...

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Yosemite National Park set to reopen this week after 35-day shutdown

Yosemite National Park set to reopen this week after 35-day shutdown

The shutdown of nine cabinet-level federal departments and other agencies had hinged on a dispute between President Donald Trump and Democrats in Congress over whether to allocate $5.7 billion in fu...

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NATO says Russian Federation in breach of arms treaty

NATO says Russian Federation in breach of arms treaty

Analysts have said the long-running dispute is aggravating the worst US-Russia tensions since the Cold War ended in 1991 and fear a collapse of the INF Treaty could undermine other agreements aimed at...

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At least 3 students killed in walkway collapse at South African school

At least 3 students killed in walkway collapse at South African school

One deceased learner has been positively identified, but the two, we are still interacting with the school. Netcare 911 reported earlier that "multiple people have sustained injuries ranging from mi...

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Senate backs McConnell's rebuke of Trump's military drawdown plans in Syria, Afghanistan

Senate backs McConnell's rebuke of Trump's military drawdown plans in Syria, Afghanistan

Trump announced plans for a US pullout from Syria in December, saying the Islamic State had been defeated. He said he believes the threats remain. Trump's public broadsides against the intellig...

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Iran says Europe's new trade mechanism is 'first step'

Iran says Europe's new trade mechanism is 'first step'

The EU has already spent months preparing the system and it is unlikely to become operational for several more months. The UK Foreign Office said the Instrument for Supporting Trade Exchanges (IN...

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Govt broke the back of high inflation: Piyush Goyal

Govt broke the back of high inflation: Piyush Goyal

The fiscal deficit in the year ending March 31 is forecast at 3.4 percent of gross domestic product versus a previous target of 3.3 percent, Finance Minister Piyush Goyal said in his budget speech o...

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Major travel disruption as heavy snow hits England and Wales

Major travel disruption as heavy snow hits England and Wales

Braemar reached minus 14.4C, said the Met Office - the lowest since Holbeach in Lincolnshire recorded minus 15.6C in 2012. Forecasters have predicted ice and snow which could lead hard driving condi...

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Dems Make Border Security Offer - With Zero Funding for ‘the Wall’

Dems Make Border Security Offer - With Zero Funding for ‘the Wall’

Trump took to Twitter on Thursday, appearing to sour on the congressional talks and tweeting that Republicans are "wasting their time " trying to negotiate with Democrats. "When I wrote you on Janua...

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Polar Vortex: What You Need to Know

Polar Vortex: What You Need to Know

Even if all-time records are not broken, the National Weather Service in Chicago is calling this week's forecast "life-threatening extreme cold " that "can lead to rapid onset of frostbite and hy...

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Asylum seekers to wait in Mexico under new Trump administration plan

Asylum seekers to wait in Mexico under new Trump administration plan

They say the measures, dubbed " Migrant Protection Protocols" by the administration , are quite the opposite, arguing that forcing asylum seekers to wait in Mexico while their cases make their way...

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Facebook will tighten its rules on political ads, Nick Clegg promises

Facebook will tighten its rules on political ads, Nick Clegg promises

In order to regain trust after last year's revelation that British consultancy Cambridge Analytica had improperly acquired data on millions of US users to target election advertising, Facebook will la...

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Chad Ochocinco Watched The Roger Stone Arrest Go Down

Chad Ochocinco Watched The Roger Stone Arrest Go Down

Capitol in Washington, U.S., September 26, 2017. Stone is the sixth Trump aide charged in Mueller's investigation into potential coordination between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign and th...

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At Least 20 People Killed, 81 Injured in Explosion in Philippines

At Least 20 People Killed, 81 Injured in Explosion in Philippines

The first explosion went off inside the cathedral in Jolo, on the island province of Sulu, and was followed by a second blast in the vehicle park outside, killing military and civilians, officials ...

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Chris Christie Explains How Trump ‘Blew It’ With Government Shutdown

Chris Christie Explains How Trump ‘Blew It’ With Government Shutdown

A shutdown that Christie didn't think was very well thought out. "He came in second in Iowa by a whisker, he won New Hampshire by 2 to 1 and then he won SC by double digits". He then claimed there wer...

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