President Trump Personally Called Out Nordstrom For Pulling Ivanka's Products

Shares in Seattle-based Nordstrom traded around $42.70 before the tweet, then fell immediately afterward to $42.50. Donald Trump on Twitter Wednesday, didn't pay a price with investors. "We've got thousands of brands", the spokesperson said. "... More..

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Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland visits DC to reinforce Canada-US ties
by | Friday, February 10, 2017

Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland visits DC to reinforce Canada-US ties

Following her two-day visit that ended Wednesday, Freeland said Canada would retaliate if any new tariffs are imposed. Mexico's Foreign Ministry said that Videgaray discussed migration and security issues in ...More..

Myanmar arrests Budhist monks, seizes over 4.2M meth pills from monastery
by | Thursday, February 09, 2017

Myanmar arrests Budhist monks, seizes over 4.2M meth pills from monastery

The monk was pulled over by police after they received a tip that he was allegedly driving with illegal items. A buddhist monk from Myanmar was caught and held in custody at the border, after the authorities ...More..

by | Thursday, February 09, 2017

Trump, Erdogan agree on Syria cooperation

Turkey said on Wednesday, after the phone call, that it was looking to push towards Raqqa in northern Syria in the next stage of its almost half-year military operation. "We can deploy special forces there", he...More..

by | Wednesday, February 08, 2017

Javid: Our housing market is broken

The strategy for housing in England is set to involve awarding councils the power to pressure developers to begin construction on land they possess, as well as forcing councils to cater for the housing demand i...More..

25% increase in Afghani children killed in 2016
by | Tuesday, February 07, 2017

25% increase in Afghani children killed in 2016

That marked a 2-per cent decrease in civilian deaths and a 6-per cent increase in civilians wounded, amounting to an overall 3-per cent increase in casualties compared to 2015. Secretary-General's Special Repre...More..

May refuses Netanyahu's call to impose new sanctions on Iran
by | Tuesday, February 07, 2017

May refuses Netanyahu's call to impose new sanctions on Iran

It came as she faced a double-pronged clash with Mr Netanyahu during a No10 summit. Netanyahu vehemently opposes the 2015 global agreement that imposed curbs on Tehran's nuclear program in exchange for lifting ...More..

by | Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Fox sees 35% jump in TV operating income for Q2

Last time the company reported , Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. The company has a 50-day moving average of $29.65 and a 200-day moving average of $26.79. MD now owns 10,654,982 shares of the company's stock wo...More..

Food Flotilla for Myanmar: Bangladesh grants port access - Anifah
by | Monday, February 06, 2017

Food Flotilla for Myanmar: Bangladesh grants port access - Anifah

Violence in 2012 between ethnic Rakhine Buddhists and Rohingya Muslims left scores dead and forced well over 100,000 people, mostly Rohingya, to flee their homes for refugee camps, where most still remain. "Of ...More..

by | Sunday, February 05, 2017

Weather warning for Friday

The southern half of Wales and the south of England are due to be most severely affected, with downpours and gales expected on Thursday evening and continuing in to Friday. "Despite much speculation in the medi...More..

Ford F-150 Raptors Go to China
by | Saturday, February 04, 2017

Ford F-150 Raptors Go to China

However, these aren't just any trucks. Other relevant facts: The new, 2017 F-150 Raptor is around 500 pounds lighter, thanks to its adoption of an aluminum-alloy body like that of the base truck. Raptors also...More..

by | Friday, February 03, 2017

Will Trump Administration Impose New Sanctions Over Weekend Missile Launch

Flynn, the national security adviser, making his debut in the White House briefing room to read a terse statement that was nearly as critical of the Obama administration as it was of Iran. Iran denies that'...More..

by | Friday, February 03, 2017

UK: Trump state visit puts Queen in 'difficult position'

Lord Ricketts, who was permanent secretary at the Foreign Office from 2006-10, said it was unprecedented for a USA president to be invited for a state visit in their first year in the White House. There was w...More..

by | Thursday, February 02, 2017

Woman's pet python gets stuck in her earlobe

As it turns out, he wasn't in attack mode, he was just trying to hide in the hole created by her gauge ear-piercing. "I didn't move because I really thought he was like attacking the side of my head", she expla...More..

Search For Missing Diver Off Alligator Reef
by | Thursday, February 02, 2017

Search For Missing Diver Off Alligator Reef

Stewart, 37, vanished Tuesday afternoon during a dive with three of his crew members at the Alligator Reef coral reef, some 4 nautical miles (seven kilometers) off the island of Islamorada. The Florida Fish and...More..

Akhilesh writes to PM, wants Budget presentation after polls
by | Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Akhilesh writes to PM, wants Budget presentation after polls

In an atmosphere of bonhomie, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi and Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav came together on Sunday to formally launch their alliance to take on the BJP in Uttar Pradesh. Akhil...More..

Iran test fires ballistic missile
by | Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Iran test fires ballistic missile

The agreement does not contain specific provisions stopping Iran from launching ballistic missile tests. Fox's report cited USA officials in reporting that the missile test was carried out Sunday at a site ne...More..

Mexican President Pena Nieto Cancels Meeting With Trump
by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Mexican President Pena Nieto Cancels Meeting With Trump

The White House has since then floated the idea of a 20 percent tax on Mexican imports to cover the cost of the wall, but later backtracked and called it just one idea among many. "Unless Mexico is going to tre...More..

by | Friday, January 27, 2017

Defector: North Korean Regime Crumbling

That elite status means that while he certainly has strong ties to North Korean leaders, his access to broader popular sentiment may be more limited. Thae is the most senior North Korean diplomat to defect to...More..

by | Thursday, January 26, 2017

USA begins discussions on embassy relocation to Jerusalem

In addition, Trump and senior administration officials have repeatedly said they are considering moving the American embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem , Israel's declared capital city. Mr. Trump h...More..

At Least 11 People Killed in Severe Georgia Storms
by | Tuesday, January 24, 2017

At Least 11 People Killed in Severe Georgia Storms

Much of the southeast remained at risk for extreme weather over the weekend with the forecast finally clearing up at the start of the work week. NOAA received 12 reported deaths from tornadoes in Georgia o...More..

Donald Trump Reinstates Antiabortion Policy for Overseas Groups
by | Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Donald Trump Reinstates Antiabortion Policy for Overseas Groups

Several global organizations saw their funding cut as a result of the policy, including the worldwide Planned Parenthood Federation, the Family Guidance Association of Ethiopia, and the Planned Parenthood Assoc...More..

Body of seventh victim found in Italy hotel avalanche
by | Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Body of seventh victim found in Italy hotel avalanche

Gianfilippo's sister, six-year-old Ludovica, was with two other boys in the adjacent remains of the hotel games room. But 23 people remain unaccounted for, and a seventh body was pulled from the wreckage Mond...More..

Mexico extradites top drug lord 'El Chapo' to US
by | Monday, January 23, 2017

Mexico extradites top drug lord 'El Chapo' to US

U.S. Attorney Robert Capers spoke at a press conference about the joint prosecution with the U.S. attorney in Miami. So he is, as it stands if he's convicted of the CCE, he's facing a mandatory life sentence. T...More..

'No unusual signs' from North Korea military despite provocative statements
by | Sunday, January 22, 2017

'No unusual signs' from North Korea military despite provocative statements

Yonhap also said South Korean and USA intelligence authorities recently detected signs that North Korea has built two new ICBMs at the Jamjin missile facility in the city of Nampo near the capital Pyongyang,...More..

West African bloc tells Jammeh to cede presidency or face ouster
by | Saturday, January 21, 2017

West African bloc tells Jammeh to cede presidency or face ouster

Barrow as the Gambian president, the defeated incumbent Yahya Jammeh has refused to step down. Jammeh was given the deadline to relinquish power by 2pm South African time or face an advance by regional fo...More..

China sees opportunities and threats in Trump presidency
by | Saturday, January 21, 2017

China sees opportunities and threats in Trump presidency

Yu also mocked himself as the Taiwanese politician who has received the most complaints from China wherever he traveled to, including a stopover in the U.S., Japan, and the Philippines. While there may still be...More..

Three 'strong' earthquakes strike central Italy and Rome
by | Saturday, January 21, 2017

Three 'strong' earthquakes strike central Italy and Rome

Last year, around 300 people were killed in an quake that occurred in central Italy. A second natural disaster with a magnitude of 5.7 hit the same area about 50 minutes later, and 10 minutes later a third was ...More..

Jallikattu protests which has divided India threatens to spill over into Singapore
by | Friday, January 20, 2017

Jallikattu protests which has divided India threatens to spill over into Singapore

Thousands of supporters of Jallikattu, a bull-taming festival where the animals are forced to drink alcohol and chilli powder is rubbed into their eyes, have rallied in parts of southern India to demand the gov...More..

by | Thursday, January 19, 2017

'Our prostitutes are the best in the world' boasts Vladimir Putin

There are few issues of friction between Russian Federation and the West in which Trump has not already indicated he plans to take Putin's side. Manning was one of 273 people receiving clemency Tuesday. There...More..

by | Thursday, January 19, 2017

Boris Johnson's Hollande gaffe distracts from PM's Brexit speech

Mrs May has threatened to reduce corporation tax in Britain if it does not mange to secure a favourable deal with the EU. In his prepared remarks to the Raisina Dialogue, a geopolitical conference hosted by t...More..

by | Thursday, January 19, 2017

Davos organizers urge shift in economic policy

On the Chinese economy, Xi said China would not devalue the yuan and would continue opening up to foreign investment. "It has proved to be the right strategic choice". Michael Clauss also urged a quick conclu...More..

by | Thursday, January 19, 2017

New Donald Trump Wax Figure Revealed at Madame Tussauds

A wax figure of then President-elect Barack Obama is unveiled in an Oval Office setting at Madame Tussauds in London on January 15, 2009. This isn't the first time Trump has been made into a Madame Tussa...More..

by | Thursday, January 19, 2017

Thomas Cook bringing 1000 United Kingdom tourists home from Gambia amid political unrest

Senegal's forces are at the Gambian border and will enter at midnight if the veteran president, Yahya Jammeh, refuses to relinquish power, the Senegalese army told Reuters on Wednesday. Many residents in Gam...More..

by | Thursday, January 19, 2017

Expect great volatility in oil prices: Fatih Birol

So, we expect in 2017, as oil prices are increasing again, increasing shale oil production will cap the prices again. Brent futures were down 33 cents, or 0.6 percent, at $55.14 a barrel by 11:49 a.m. On Wedn...More..