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Notre Dame Cathedral Goes Up In Flames

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Slovak officials respond to the fire at a Parisian landmark. "The works of art, the most precious treasures were secured last night", Riester told reporters, thanking teams from city hall, the culture ministry, firefighters and the bishopric who worked to save the items. Read More »

Mueller report forced Congress to find PCs with disc drives

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Attorney General William Barr speaks alongside Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, right, about the release of a redacted version of special counsel Robert Mueller's report during a news conference, Thursday, April 18, 2019 , at the Department of Justice in Washington . Read More »

Trump declares some notes cited in Mueller report "total bullsh**"

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But Barr's letter did not reveal that Mueller's report expressly rejects this argument. I chose not to. The New York Democrat told ABC's "Good Morning America" Friday that he is preparing a subpoena not only for Mueller's complete report, but also for the underlying documents, including grand jury evidence. Read More »

Former Mass. Gov. Weld Officially Launches GOP Primary Challenge Against Trump

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The 73-year-old is hoping to channel Republican discontent with Trump, despite the president holding a commanding approval rating among registered Republicans and continuing to be favored by the party's core base. In a two-minute campaign video , Weld's team highlighted his accomplishments as governor of the more progressive state of MA from 1991 until 1997. Read More »

READ: Bernie Sanders' Full 10 Years of Tax Returns

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Sanders recently revealed that his income from book sales in the aftermath of that race had made him a millionaire. Much of Sanders' income came from books he has written about his democratic socialist platform, which includes a call for higher taxes on the wealthiest Americans. Read More »

Man dies and woman fighting for her life after horrific deer attack

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Mr McDonald died from his injuries at the scene while his wife was flown to the Alfred Hospital in Melbourne with life-threatening injuries to her upper body and leg. A warning has been issued after a man was killed by a deer in Victoria . "They are a wild animal and a wild animal that loses its fear of humans is a really risky thing". Read More »

Google removes Tik Tok from Play store!

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A recent study by app intelligence firm Sensor Tower recently stated that TikTok added 188 million users in Q1. YourStory reached out to TikTok about MeitY's directive to Google and Apple, and the company refused to comment on the matter. Read More »

US Democrats demand Trump tax returns by April 23

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Whether or not it moves forward - that's yet to be determined. Department of homeland security officials were reported to have pushed back against the transfers of detained migrants as illegal , impractical and counter-productive. "Sanctuary cities" are jurisdictions that limit, to various degrees, how much their local law enforcement will work with federal immigration authorities to deport undocumented immigrants. Read More »

Student, 22, fell 12m after climbing tower for Instagram snaps

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The Jesuit university says Sydney Monfries was injured in a fall inside the iconic Keating Hall clock tower around 3am, the Fordham Ram reports. According to the university, the student climbed the clock tower with some friends. For many Rose Hill students, the allure of the clock tower has become irresistible. Gina Vergel, a university spokeswoman, told The Post that the door to the clock tower is always locked and that only facilities and public safety staff should be able to ... Read More »

Maryland Weather: Severe Storms Take Aim At Maryland

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No injuries were reported there, but officials said several businesses and vehicles were damaged. The roof of a hotel in New Albany, Mississippi, was damaged, although the cause was unclear. The parents in the front seats were not hurt. "The storm is so vigorous that tornadoes are still possible after dark", Myers said. Texas is seeing the beginning of the risky and severe storms forecast to slam parts of the Southeast and Ohio River Valley this weekend. Read More »

British MPs say WikiLeaks' Assange should face justice in Sweden

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The lawmakers signed a letter late Friday urging Home Secretary Sajid Javid to "do everything you can to champion action that will ensure Julian Assange can be extradited to Sweden in the event Sweden makes an extradition request ". "Julian's spirit stays strong", Mrs Assange said in a tweet to "warriors" for her son. But after seven years, Ecuador abruptly withdrew its asylum and invited the police to arrest him on Thursday. Read More »

Julian Assange 'must face Swedish justice' if country asks, says MPs

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Women's groups have added to pressure on Sajid Javid to ensure Julian Assange is extradited to Sweden. The struggle has taken him through a "mansion arrest" in the English countryside; a dramatic escape into the Ecuadorian Embassy in London; a multimillion-pound United Kingdom police siege of the embassy that has strained government coffers; and even a freakish attempt to turn him into a Moscow-based diplomat. Read More »

President Trump Takes Aim At Mueller AGAIN As Report Release Draws Near

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Nadler, a Democrat who is also demanding release of the full Mueller report to Congress, sent a letter to Barr citing media reports that Mueller's team prepared their own summaries of the special counsel's report. Democrats suspect the evidence could be damning to the president -setting up a legal and political showdown. Barr has indicated he will withhold some information in it from Congress. Read More »

President Donald Trump sacks Secret Service boss Randolph Alles

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Alles will remain in his role until then. White House press secretary Sarah Sanders confirmed in a statement that Alles will leave "shortly" and James M. These departures also come as Mr. Trump announced last week he wants to go in a "tougher" direction than his original pick for Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Tom Vitiello. Read More »

Nielsen's Resignation Lifts Curtain On Miller's Campaign To Stack Admin With Hardliners

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Kirstjen Nielsen , the U.S. homeland security chief whose departure was announced by Donald Trump , was said to be a frequent target of Trump's ire. Ms. Nielsen submitted her resignation to the White House Sunday, blaming Congress for no longer listening to her advocacy for Mr. Trump's agenda. Her replacement, McAleenan , has helped shape numerous administration's policies to date and is considered highly competent by congressional leaders, the White House and Homeland Security officials. Read More »

Kirstjen Nielsen Out As DHS Secretary

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When Kelly moved to the White House as Trump's chief of staff in July 2017, Nielsen went with him as his deputy. But at the agency that oversees border protection and immigration matters - Trump's signature issue - it was inevitable Nielsen would find herself within the President's crosshairs. Read More »

Worldwide community warns Haftar against Tripoli attack

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Clashes erupted at night in the western district of Qasr Bani Ghashir, close to Tripoli International airport, which was destroyed in 2014 fighting. As well as visiting Haftar in Benghazi, UN boss Guterres had been in Tripoli this week to help organise a national reconciliation conference planned for later this month. Read More »

U.S. House panel subpoenas Trump aides, Mueller probe

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The committee voted 24-17 along party lines to give judiciary committee chairman Jerrold Nadler , the Democratic congressman from NY, permission to issue subpoenas to the justice department for the final report, its exhibits and any underlying evidence or materials prepared for Mueller's investigation. Read More »

Mike Pence Slams Turkey And Germany In NATO Speech

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The United States hopes to find a way out of the dispute by convincing Turkey to purchase the USA -made Patriot air defense system. This week, Washington announced it was halting deliveries of F-35 fighter jets to Turkey until Ankara walked back on its deal with Moscow. Read More »

Macron: EU will not abandon Ireland

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Meanwhile, 34 per cent of Labour supporters and 27 per cent of Liberal Democrats say they UK's current set-up should remain. But the British government has refused to envisage carrying out customs checks on goods arriving in northern Ireland from Britain, arguing that to do so would drive a wedge through the United Kingdom. Read More »

Trump says '100%' ready to shut down Mexico border

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Trucks delivering goods from Mexico to the United States are facing up to 12 hours of gridlock, drivers said , after a transfer of us border agents to immigration duties slowed the flow of commercial traffic at several border crossings. The Mexican Embassy reached out to automakers over the weekend to sound the alarm, automakers said on the condition they not be named. Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen left a series of G7 meetings in Europe and rushed back to Washington D.C. Read More »

Drivers give tips to stay safe when using Uber, Lyft

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Josephson's mother, Marci Josephson, spoke of the family's anguish during a hearing in front of a judge Sunday saying the death had taken away a "piece of our heart, soul and life", according to The State . "If the information doesn't match up, do not get into the auto", an article on the company's website states. For example, Siren GPS and Noonlight can discreetly contact emergency officials, such as police or paramedics, with the touch of a button. Read More »

Erdogan Sees Win in Local Poll, but Loses Turkish Capital

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Turkey's Supreme Election Council put the CHP on 4,159,650 votes, narrowly ahead of the AKP's 4,131,671. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's ruling AKP faced a major upset on Monday after local election results showed the ruling party had lost the capital Ankara and the country's economic hub Istanbul after a decade and half in power. Read More »

At least six UK Brexiteer ministers to resign if PM backs no

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The Conservative Party's chairman Brandon Lewis said he was aware of it but had not seen it. But her spokesman said she did not believe this would be "in the interests of the country". He said: 'I would rather leave the customs union but we also have to recognise that my party does not have the votes to get the manifesto commitment through the Commons. Read More »

Linda McMahon Reportedly Resigning From Donald Trump's Administration

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After leaving her native North Carolina, McMahon and husband Vince McMahon founded a sports entertainment company that eventually became the Stamford-based World Wrestling Entertainment. All three positions have so far been filled with acting replacements, not permanent ones. The SBA provides support to small businesses through loans and monitors officials' compliance with federal contract laws. Read More »

Juan Guaido Gets Rock Star Greeting As Rival Factions Rally in Venezuela

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President Nicolas Maduro in February blocked efforts by political opponents to bring US-backed aid into the country across its borders with neighboring Colombia and Brazil, and has denied the country is suffering a humanitarian crisis. The scene, and the timing of the aid arrival, projected symbolism for Maduro's government, which counts China and Russian Federation among its allies but has been urged to give up power by the United States and dozens of other countries. Read More »

Eleven Palestinians Injured During Anti-Israel Protests in Gaza

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A Palestinian demonstrator runs from tear gas fired by Israeli troops during a protest marking the Land Day in al-Mughayer village, in the Israeli-occupied West Bank March 29, 2019. Israel bolstered its forces around the enclave in advance. The Higher National Committee for Return and Breaking the Siege in Gaza called for an unprecedented millionth participation on Saturday, coinciding with the first anniversary the Return Marches. Read More »

President Trump backs off Special Olympics funding cut

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DeVos defended her choices before a congressional committee yesterday saying, "We had to make some hard decisions ". Education Secretary Betsy DeVos said last week that the department would review whether any regulations were violated in connection with the scheme. Read More »