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Insulted Republican Sues Twitter for $250M Insulted Republican Sues Twitter for $250M
- Марта 19, 2019

Congressman Nunes, now the ranking member on the House Intelligence Committee, "said Twitter was guilty of 'knowingly hosting and monetizing content that is clearly abusive, hateful and defamatory - providing both a voice and financial incentive to the defamers - thereby facilitating defamation on its platform'". (more...)
Brexit Latest: Third time lucky for Theresa May's deal? Brexit Latest: Third time lucky for Theresa May's deal?
- Марта 19, 2019

Theresa May has warned Tory MPs that if her Brexit deal fails to pass the Commons this week the United Kingdom will be stuck in the Brussels version of a "Hotel California " - unable ever to leave the EU. Downing Street has been scrambling for support for the deal - particularly from the DUP - in the hope of bringing it back before Parliament ahead of an European Union summit on Thursday. (more...)
Suspect in mob boss hit flashes pro-Trump slogans; waives extradition Suspect in mob boss hit flashes pro-Trump slogans; waives extradition
- Марта 19, 2019

The man who has been taken into custody in connection with the shooting death of the reputed NY crime boss Francesco "Frank" Cali , will waive extradition on Monday, his lawyer told CNN. Cali, 53, was a high-ranking member of the Gambino organized crime family and was believed to be the acting boss, a law enforcement source confirmed. (more...)
Facebook says no one who watched Christchurch attack livestream reported it Facebook says no one who watched Christchurch attack livestream reported it
- Марта 19, 2019

Facebook had earlier said it deleted more than 1.5 million copies of the video in the first day after the incident. The video was viewed 4,000 times in total before it was removed from Facebook, including the views during the live. Facebook said it has "shared more than 800 visually-distinct videos related to the attack" with the Global Internet Forum to Counter Terrorism (GIFCT), which it said "coordinates regularly on terrorism" issues. (more...)
Search continuing for missing woman in Carlingford Search continuing for missing woman in Carlingford
- Марта 19, 2019

Ms Maguire, 30, was last seen on CCTV walking towards an area of water at Carlingford Lough after leaving Taaffe's bar in the town at around 11.30pm. Her friend Colette Delaney wrote on Facebook Ms Maguire "had no coat and it was freezing". (more...)
New footage emerges moments after Christchurch mosque massacre New footage emerges moments after Christchurch mosque massacre
- Марта 19, 2019

In vowing to tighten gun laws, Ardern has said the attacker used five guns, two of them semi-automatic, which were purchased with an ordinary gun license and modified. Ardern said the details are still to be worked out but the changes to the country's firearms laws will be announced in full within 10 days. The haka is a captivating ceremonial dance of New Zealand's Maori people, traditionally used on the battlefield but also used to mark the significance of an occasion, be it a celebration ... (more...)
Defiant vigil starts healing in New Zealand after massacre Defiant vigil starts healing in New Zealand after massacre
- Марта 19, 2019

A New Zealand standard A-category firearm licence is issued after a police and background check. The New Zealand Police Association has long called for reform of the 1983 Arms Act, in which gun registration was abandoned in favour of controlling users rather than the firearms . (more...)
It's 'ridiculous' to blame me for New Zealand mosque shooting It's 'ridiculous' to blame me for New Zealand mosque shooting
- Марта 19, 2019

The head of the Anti-Defamation League called out President Donald Trump today for his recent comments saying he doesn't see white nationalism as a rising threat following the horrific New Zealand terror attack. Although few in the news media have directly blamed Trump for the mosque shootings, the massacre has prompted renewed discussions about the influence of the president's rhetoric on immigration. (more...)
Millions Love Me And Not John McCain Millions Love Me And Not John McCain
- Марта 18, 2019

State Senator from Arizona, by saying he had "stains" during his political career. The women of the ABC talk show got the Trump discussion out of the way at the top of Monday's show, with the entire panel - including Whoopi Goldberg, who has finally returned after a long battle with pneumonia - agreeing that the president's repeated digs at the late Sen. (more...)
Two dead following reported crush at disco in Cookstown Two dead following reported crush at disco in Cookstown
- Марта 18, 2019

Police said they were called to reports of a "crush" at the front of the hotel involving a large group of young people waiting to enter a St Patrick's night party. There is a huge sense of shock around the County Tyrone town. A representative of the nearby Glenavon Hotel said the PSNI borrowed its defibrillator. (more...)
Paris businesses attacked in 'yellow vest' rampage Paris businesses attacked in 'yellow vest' rampage
- Марта 18, 2019

After offering French workers a series of economic concessions to address their complaints, Marcon, the protesters' target, is now resurgent in the polls. The yellow vest movement has faced accusations of anti-Semitism in recent weeks after a prominent Jewish philosopher, Alain Finkielkraut, was targeted by insults and taunts in Paris . (more...)
Facebook removes 1.5 million videos of New Zealand shooting Facebook removes 1.5 million videos of New Zealand shooting
- Марта 18, 2019

There's not many people with much sympathy for that, even the white supremacists'. The attacks occurred while worshippers attended Friday prayers. The owner of Christchurch's "Gun City" store said it sold four guns and ammunition to the alleged mosque shooter through a "police-verified online mail order process". (more...)
USA to Deny Visas for ICC Investigators over Afghanistan Probe USA to Deny Visas for ICC Investigators over Afghanistan Probe
- Марта 18, 2019

Major powers - including the US, China and Russian Federation - are not members. Palestine is an ICC member country. University of the Philippines (UP) professor Elizabeth Aguiling-Pangalangan explains her stand on the withdrawal of the Philippines from the International Criminal Court after the kick-off ceremony of the 7th Biennal Conference of the Asian Society in Pasay City on March 18, 2019. (more...)
Whale Found With 40kg Of Plastic In Its Stomach Whale Found With 40kg Of Plastic In Its Stomach
- Марта 18, 2019

A dead whale with nearly 100 pounds of plastic in its stomach washed up ashore in the Philippines , raising concerns from environmental activists. As the whale was no longer able to consume large amounts of food due to the ingested plastic , it died of "dehydration and starvation", Blatchley said. (more...)
Erdogan urges justice for New Zealand mosque attack victims | newkerala.com #114438 Erdogan urges justice for New Zealand mosque attack victims | newkerala.com #114438
- Марта 18, 2019

Erdogan, who is seeking to rally support for his Islamist-rooted AK Party in March 31 local elections, has invoked the New Zealand attack as evidence of global anti-Muslim sentiment. He said the suspected gunman had said he wanted Turkish Muslims removed from Turkey's European territory. On Saturday, around 500 protesters gathered outside the Hagia Sophia, which is now a museum but was once a church before being turned into a mosque during the Ottoman empire. (more...)
Actress Connie Britton Endorses 'Brave' Kirsten Gillibrand for President Actress Connie Britton Endorses 'Brave' Kirsten Gillibrand for President
- Марта 18, 2019

That's why I'm running for president". Gillibrand's first major speech will be in front of the Trump International Hotel in NY next Sunday. Gillibrand has been one of the most forceful critics of the Trump administration. Gillibrand has defended her handling of the situation in her office, contending last week that the allegation was taken seriously "every step" of the way. (more...)
Two teenagers die in St Patrick's party 'crush' in Northern Ireland Two teenagers die in St Patrick's party 'crush' in Northern Ireland
- Марта 18, 2019

Assistant Chief Constable Mark Hamilton said Monday that it appears the crowd was pushing toward the door to get into a disco event. However, in a confusing scene, other witnesses denied there had been a "crush" with the venue's DJ claiming a "number of young people had become seriously ill", the BBC reported. (more...)
Israeli killed in Palestinian attack in occupied West Bank Israeli killed in Palestinian attack in occupied West Bank
- Марта 18, 2019

Conricus added that the Palestinian then used the weapon to fire at three vehicles, hitting a civilian and then hijacking a auto which he drove to another junction nearby where he shot a second soldier before continuing on to Bruqin, a nearby Palestinian village. (more...)
Beto O’Rourke raised $6.1 million in first day of 2020 race Beto O’Rourke raised $6.1 million in first day of 2020 race
- Марта 18, 2019

O'Rourke's campaign didn't say what the average contribution was, or how many total donors pledged their support. The Texan's $6.1m mark in 24 hours put him ahead of even Bernie Sanders , whose small-donor fundraising prowess was thought to be unrivalled. (more...)
Meghan McCain Finds Herself Defending Her Father's Honor After This Trump Tweet Meghan McCain Finds Herself Defending Her Father's Honor After This Trump Tweet
- Марта 18, 2019

He added that the reports that McCain leaked the dossier are "unfortunately a very dark stain" on the senator's record. Though a judge found late previous year that BuzzFeed had the right to publish the dossier, Kramer's testimony was only recently unsealed unsealed. (more...)