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Supreme Court takes up case of racial bias in Mississippi jury selection

Supreme Court takes up case of racial bias in Mississippi jury selection

The case involves a black MS death row inmate who's been tried six times for murder and a white prosecutor with a history of using jury strikes to exclude African-Americans. Chief Justice John Rober...

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Pentagon identifies $12.8 billion for wall

Pentagon identifies $12.8 billion for wall

Thom Tillis, who initially said he opposed Trump's emergency but voted for it. Tillis, who could face a tough re-election fight next year, said the White House had shown a willingness to consider curb...

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Record-breaking petition calls for Senator Fraser Anning’s removal from parliament

Record-breaking petition calls for Senator Fraser Anning’s removal from parliament

The 17-year-old has been released. Senator Fraser Anning has been under fire for his comments in the wake of the Christchurch attacks. Nicknamed " Egg Boy " on Twitter , Will Connolly is bein...

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Trump Doubles Down On McCain, Cindy's Tweet Ramps Up War

Trump Doubles Down On McCain, Cindy's Tweet Ramps Up War

Mrs. McCain may have inadvertently started a new and uglier chapter in the war between President Trump and the McCain family. Cindy McCain follower immediately calls for poster to lose job. "I was ne...

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Donald Trump: Without the Electoral College, Big Cities Would Run the Country

Donald Trump: Without the Electoral College, Big Cities Would Run the Country

Senator Elizabeth Warren called for ending it in a CNN town hall Monday night, Mayor Pete Buttegieg recently said it "needs to go", and Beto O'Rourke sees " a lot of wisdom " in the idea. "Small...

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Public Opinion Turning Against Mueller, Impeachment

Public Opinion Turning Against Mueller, Impeachment

David Paleologos, director of the Suffolk Political Research Center, said the poll shows that Trump has persuaded Americans to adopt his view of Mueller's investigation. "We will soon find out". "The ...

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Trump lashes out at Kellyanne Conway’s ‘husband from hell’ on Twitter

Trump lashes out at Kellyanne Conway’s ‘husband from hell’ on Twitter

In Tuesday's interview, Conway said his tweets questioning the president's mental health were aimed in part at avoiding conflicts with his wife. Conway has since responded in more tweets, including...

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Facebook removes 1.5 million videos of New Zealand shooting

Facebook removes 1.5 million videos of New Zealand shooting

The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF), a nonprofit that advocates for civil liberties in the digital world, cautioned policymakers last week not to rush to regulate speech on online platforms or el...

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Australians warned against Turkey travel after Erdogan’s comments on New Zealand attack

Australians warned against Turkey travel after Erdogan’s comments on New Zealand attack

President Erdogan of Turkey has been accused of using the terrorist attack in New Zealand to stoke anti-western nationalism among his supporters before local elections this month. Mr Morrison is...

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Dead whale found with 40kg of plastic in its stomach

Dead whale found with 40kg of plastic in its stomach

Images from the autopsy showed endless piles of rubbish being extracted from the sea mammal's stomach, as the biologists called it "disgusting" and said it was "the most plastic we have ever seen in...

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Teen who cracked egg over politician released without charge

Teen who cracked egg over politician released without charge

The funds were originally meant to cover his legal fees and to help him buy "more eggs". The 17-year-old " Egg Boy ", real name Will Connolly, rose to fame Down Under after egging Australian senator...

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Modi arrested in London, British police say

Modi arrested in London, British police say

March 8, 2019: The UK Home Office deems Nirav Modi's case "fit for extradition" and transfers case to the District Court in Westminister, which later issued the summons to Nirav Modi. He is accused o...

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Christchurch mosque shootings: First public funerals held after victims’ bodies released

Christchurch mosque shootings: First public funerals held after victims’ bodies released

The first burial of a victim following Friday's tragic mosque shooting will take place this morning at 11am. Among those in attendance was Abdul Aziz, an Afghan refugee who bravely confronted the gu...

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Letter points to terror motive in Dutch tram attack

Letter points to terror motive in Dutch tram attack

On 18 March, police and anti-terrorism forces in the Dutch city of Utrecht were scrambled and the city was put on a high terrorist alert after a man shot dead three people and injured five more in a t...

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ICC prosecutor - examination of Philippines continues despite withdrawal

ICC prosecutor - examination of Philippines continues despite withdrawal

However, the president's spokesman said Sunday the nation never legally joined the treaty that underpins the court, a reference to an argument that the Philippines did not complete all the steps t...

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Trump Nominates Delta Airlines Executive to Lead Federal Aviation Body

Trump Nominates Delta Airlines Executive to Lead Federal Aviation Body

Canada said Tuesday it will make its own assessment of Boeing's modifications to its 737 MAX airliners before allowing them to fly again in its airspace, after two crashes in less than five months. Th...

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Trump Doubles Down On Critiques Of The Late Sen. John McCain

Trump Doubles Down On Critiques Of The Late Sen. John McCain

In his own tweet, Romney said he couldn't understand why the president would "once again disparage a man as exemplary as my friend John McCain ". The president has reignited his years-long feud off...

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Unsealed Cohen warrants show Mueller's investigation dating back to 2017

Unsealed Cohen warrants show Mueller's investigation dating back to 2017

Although the documents could reveal more information on the case, they are unlikely to provide many new details about the campaign finance violation to which Cohen pleaded guilty that stem from ...

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Boeing plans to release software update, pilot training for 737 MAX soon

Boeing plans to release software update, pilot training for 737 MAX soon

The flight-data recorders of Ethiopian Airlines flight 302 that crashed in Addis Ababa more than a week ago revealed "clear similarities" between the 737 Max jet and the Lion Air plane of the same mod...

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Eskom: Stage 4 Load Shedding To Continue For Several Days

Eskom: Stage 4 Load Shedding To Continue For Several Days

Seven generating units are now out of the system due to boiler tube leaks. A total of 7 power generation units are down due to these leaks the company's chief operations officer Jan Oberholzer sai...

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NZ leader vows to 'absolutely deny' mosque gunman a platform

NZ leader vows to 'absolutely deny' mosque gunman a platform

On the heels of the global law enforcement bulletin, he says there is a real concern about copycat attacks, and that's why there is an increased police presence both in Christchurch and across New ...

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Rabbi Achiad Ettinger Passed Away following Clash with Terrorist

Rabbi Achiad Ettinger Passed Away following Clash with Terrorist

The incident began with the perpetrator attacking a soldier with a knife at the Ariel junction, near an Israeli settlement by the same name, and snatching his weapon, Conricus said . The attack on Su...

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Flash floods kill at least 58 in Indonesia's Papua province

Flash floods kill at least 58 in Indonesia's Papua province

However, a five-month-old baby was rescued in the city after being trapped under the rubble for hours, according to the military. Sentani Airport, the main link to the outside world, was not affec...

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United States could keep almost 1000 troops in Syria

United States could keep almost 1000 troops in Syria

Trump's abrupt decision to withdraw USA forces from Syria was met with significant pushback by close allies in Europe and among some of Trump's closest legislative supporters on Capitol Hill. Lawmaker...

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Donald Trump Meets with Populist Conservative Brazil President at the White House

Donald Trump Meets with Populist Conservative Brazil President at the White House

Ahead of Tuesday's Oval Office meeting, Bolsonaro waived a visa requirement for US visitors to Brazil and later in a Fox News interview on Monday night threw his weight behind Trump's immigration ag...

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Did new DNA research just identify Jack the Ripper?

Did new DNA research just identify Jack the Ripper?

Many people have been suspected of being Jack the Ripper, from author Lewis Carroll to Liverpool cotton salesman James Maybrick , but the perpetrator of the grisly crimes that gripped Victorian Lon...

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Mass Shooting Suspect Obtained His Guns Legally, New Zealand Prime Minister Says

Mass Shooting Suspect Obtained His Guns Legally, New Zealand Prime Minister Says

Officials in New Zealand have not yet released the names of those killed or wounded , but Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Friday that many of those "directly affected by this shooting may...

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Trump calls Kellyanne Conway's husband, George Conway, a 'total loser'

Trump calls Kellyanne Conway's husband, George Conway, a 'total loser'

Parscale said. "Now he hurts his wife because he is jealous of her success". The lawyer responded to the president's "total loser" insult by posting a diagnostic criteria list for narcissism. 'Requi...

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New Zealand terror attack

New Zealand terror attack

Before it was alerted to the video, a user had posted a link to a copy of the video on a file-sharing site. Fernandes posted messages on rival Twitter (twtr), where he has 1.3 million followers, e...

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President Recep Tayyip Erdogan criticised for insensitive content in Election Rallies

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan criticised for insensitive content in Election Rallies

He also drew links between Kilicdaroglu and right-wing Australian politician Fraser Anning, who sparked an outcry when he blamed the New Zealand attacks on Muslim immigration . Faik Oztrak, the vice ...

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