• United States government bans Venuzuela Petro transactions
United States government bans Venuzuela Petro transactions

The Petro ICO took shape under the insistence of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro (and with possible help from outside) despite the National Assembly saying that the cryptocurrency was illegal. The US has also frozen assets of four current and former officials of the Venezuelan government. "Investing in the Petro should be viewed as direc...

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  • Israel admits striking Syrian 'nuclear facility' in 2007
Israel admits striking Syrian 'nuclear facility' in 2007

Ronen Bergman, a senior correspondent for Military and Intelligence Affairs for the Israeli newspaper Yedioth Ahronoth, told reporters Wednesday. Israel was widely believed to have been behind the September 6, 2007 attack, but had never admitted it and censored media reports.

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  • Say it ain't snow - More wintry weather for this weekend?
Say it ain't snow - More wintry weather for this weekend?

That area along the I-40 corridor is expected to continue to see rain and wet snow while the mountain areas may see between three to six inches of snow. Highs in the upper 40s. Thomas is forecast aficionado who recalls Wilson community weatherman Joe Overman's broadcasts on WVOT radio. Cloudy skies may help us avoid a rapid drop in overnight temp...

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  • Lalu falls ill in jail, hospitalised
Lalu falls ill in jail, hospitalised

This is the second time that the verdict in the case has been postponed, RJD chief Prasad's counsel Prabhat Kumar said. Another former Chief Minister Jagannath Mishra and 30 others are co-accused in this case. Mishra was earlier acquitted in the second fodder scam case on December 23 previous year along with five others. A special CBI court on ...

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  • Stormy Daniels passed lie-detector test about Trump affair
Stormy Daniels passed lie-detector test about Trump affair

Trump as well as details of a sexual encounter that transpired after she was invited to his hotel in 2006. Today, NBC News obtained a copy of the 2011 report. Prior to the publication of the lie detector results, Michael Avenatti , Daniels' lawyer, tweeted that there is video footage of the test. Ms Clifford is now suing Mr Trump and his ...

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  • Trump Could Testify In 'Apprentice' Defamation Case After Judge's Ruling
Trump Could Testify In 'Apprentice' Defamation Case After Judge's Ruling

Though the president sought to have the defamation case either dismissed or put on hold until he leaves office, Judge Schechter found today that Trump's new title offers him no such privilege. "We are grateful for the opportunity to prove that that defendant falsely branded Ms. Zervos a phony for telling the truth about his unwanted sexual gropin...

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  • Ex-Playboy Model Sues for Right to Speak About Alleged Trump Affair
Ex-Playboy Model Sues for Right to Speak About Alleged Trump Affair

Stris, said in a statement to the New York Times . A corporate spokesman for American Media Inc . provided a statement to CNN in response to the suit, saying McDougal "has been free to respond to press inquiries about her relationship with President Trump since 2016" and that the company had not "silenced" her.

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  • Narendra Modi congratulates Vladimir Putin on reelection as Russian president
Narendra Modi congratulates Vladimir Putin on reelection as Russian president

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny , centre, is detained by police officers in Moscow , Russia , Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018. Ukraine is split between a volatile government in Kiev and a Russia-backed separatist region stuck in a frozen but still deadly conflict that serves Putin's interests.

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  • Navratilova paid 10 times less than McEnroe for Wimbledon
Navratilova paid 10 times less than McEnroe for Wimbledon

When told that the BBC may use McEnroe's greater hours as a defense, Navratilova said the disparity still didn't add up. "I mean, it's shocking". Navratilova added that her agent will ask for more money going forward. In January, BBC News senior editor Ca