Turkey will retaliate if U.S. ends weapons sales

- If the United States approves a proposed law that would halt weapons sales to Turkey, the nation will retliate, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said Sunday. "If the United States imposes sanctions on us or takes such a step, Turkey will absolutely retaliate," Cavusoglu said in an interview with broadcaster CNN Turk. "What needs to [...]

2018-05-06T13:39:49+00:00 May 6th, 2018|

Trump says their time is up !

Trump ends protection for Hondurans Around 50,000 Hondurans allowed to live and work in the U.S. since 1999, when Hurricane Mitch killed 10,000 people in their country, have until 2020 to get out of this one, The Washington Post says. Citing an internal Department of Homeland Security memo, the Post reports that the Hondurans will [...]

2018-05-05T12:01:16+00:00 May 5th, 2018|

Kim Jong Un ordered North Korean hit squad to hunt……

A squad of North Korean assassins are reportedly hunting a high-ranking defector believed to have fled to the United Kingdom in February with a stack of cash -- and perhaps a trove of nuclear secrets. The man, identified only as Mr. Kang, was a colonel and senior counter-espionage official said to be in his 50s, [...]

2018-05-04T15:29:00+00:00 May 4th, 2018|

158 migrant caravan members have crossed into U.S. for asylum

At least 70 migrants who traveled through Central America seeking asylum in the United States crossed the U.S.-Mexico border Thursday, an advocate for the group said. The latest group brought the total number of people who have crossed the San Ysidro Port of Entry between San Diego and Tijuana, Mexico, to 158, according to Alex [...]

2018-05-04T12:27:22+00:00 May 4th, 2018|

NASA shares photo from Operation IceBridge flight

-- NASA scientists conducted the longest flight of the Operation IceBridge mission's spring campaign this week. On Friday, the space agency shared a photo captured during the flight. The image features a ridge in Greenland dividing a pair of glacial valleys. The deep blue of a fjord and the Arctic sky interrupt the snow-capped mountains. [...]

2018-05-01T19:33:59+00:00 May 1st, 2018|

First female pilot in Afghan air force granted asylum in U.S.

The United States has granted asylum to Capt. Niloofar Rahmani, the first female pilot in the Afghan air force, after multiple death threats against her and her family at home, the pilot's lawyer said. The 27-year-old learned of the approval Monday, 16 months after she first sought asylum. "I'm really happy and thankful to all [...]

2018-05-01T19:27:37+00:00 May 1st, 2018|

T-Mobile, Sprint agree to $146B merger

- Sprint and T-Mobile -- two of the top four wireless phone carriers in the United States -- announced Sunday they have agreed to an all-stock merger that values the new provider at $146 billion. T-Mobile's Deutsche Telekom AG and Sprint owner SoftBank Group agreed to combine forces, with T-Mobile paying $26.5 billion in stock [...]

2018-04-30T14:33:14+00:00 April 30th, 2018|

200 Central Americans seek asylum at U.S.-Mexico border

Hundreds of migrants reached the border between the United States and Mexico on Sunday, seeking asylum. About 200 migrants arrived for entry after traveling from Central America, including many from Honduras who sought to escape gang violence. Members of the caravan gathered at Friendship Park in Tijuana, where some will have to remain as they [...]

2018-04-30T14:20:52+00:00 April 30th, 2018|

Indian guru sentenced to life in prison for raping ……

-- Asaram Bapu, a self-proclaimed godman and spiritual guru, was sentenced by an Indian court Wednesday to life in prison for raping a minor. The guilty verdict and sentencing were announced from Jodhpur Central Jail in the western state of Rajasthan. Asaram, 77, first rose to fame in the 1970s by building a religious empire [...]

2018-04-25T12:27:07+00:00 April 25th, 2018|

Van plows into crowd in Toronto, nine dead,

Toronto cops nabbed the suspected driver who plowed into a group of people on a crowded city street Monday afternoon, leaving nine people dead. 16 people have been injured, Deputy Police Chief Peter Yuen said. Police confirmed to Fox News the arrest of the suspect, which came just minutes after news of the incident broke. [...]

2018-04-23T22:43:14+00:00 April 23rd, 2018|