Beijing's preferred candidate Carrie Lam wins election

According to media counts, Lam won comprehensively with more than 700 votes against less than 400 for her more moderate establishment rival John Tsang. "We need someone in the system" to push through political reforms, he said. Veteran democracy a... More..

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Theo Riddick had surgery on both wrists
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Theo Riddick had surgery on both wrists

Birkett added that Detroit expects the 25-year-old to participate in the team's organized activities this spring. On pace for the best season of his career, Riddick struggled to stay on the field last season,...More..

GOP tactic to end essential health benefits could cause turmoil for insurers
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

GOP tactic to end essential health benefits could cause turmoil for insurers

But supporters of the essential health benefit package say they are needed to keep insurance risk pools stable. "To be the only industrialized nation in the world that does not guarantee all its citizens heal...More..

Close Call: PM Theresa May Was Just Yards Away from London Attacker
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Close Call: PM Theresa May Was Just Yards Away from London Attacker

It is believed the woman was on the Westminster Bridge when the attacker drove his auto onto pedestrians, before killing a police officer with a knife outside British Parliament. Although the police believe Mas...More..

House steers toward climactic vote on GOP health care bill
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

House steers toward climactic vote on GOP health care bill

US House Speaker Paul Ryan was criticised over the failed healthcare bill on a Fox News broadcast that Donald Trump urged his Twitter followers to watch. Republicans will try to move ahead on other agenda ite...More..

Adele Performs Tribute To London Attack Victims At Concert In New Zealand
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Adele Performs Tribute To London Attack Victims At Concert In New Zealand

Despite being one of the best-selling artists of all time, Adele previously admitted she still suffers from stage fright. She shared: "I get so nervous with live performances that I'm too frightened to try an...More..

Six aid workers killed in S Sudan ambush
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Six aid workers killed in S Sudan ambush

The U.N. said on Saturday that 800 to 1,000 civilians ran from Pibor town to the U.N. site for protection on Thursday. "They not only put the lives of aid workers at risk, they also threaten the lives of thousa...More..

White House Fence Jumper Tries Again, This Time at Treasury
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

White House Fence Jumper Tries Again, This Time at Treasury

According to the Secret Service, officers responded to an alarm around 2:15 a.m. and reportedly saw Wahl trying to scale a fence. A woman was arrested early Sunday after scaling a fence near the White House -...More..

Thousands hold pro-EU march in central London
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Thousands hold pro-EU march in central London

Marchers gathered in the city centre before heading to the Scottish Parliament, waving European Union and Scottish flags and carrying placards reading "We want European Union to stay" and "In business lying is ...More..

London attack: New info on victims and suspect
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

London attack: New info on victims and suspect

Masood's last conviction was in 2003, also involving a knife attack . Media reports said Masood used the Facebook-owned service just minutes before staging his assault, although it was unclear whether he sen...More..

Suspect in Vallejo Kidnapping Case Sentenced to 40 Years Following Emotional Hearing
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Suspect in Vallejo Kidnapping Case Sentenced to 40 Years Following Emotional Hearing

Muller had faced up to life in prison but prosecutors agreed to recommend 40 years in exchange for pleading guilty to kidnapping in September. His attorneys asked for a lighter sentence, saying Muller has bee...More..

DSS letter on Magu vindicates Senate, says spokesman
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

DSS letter on Magu vindicates Senate, says spokesman

But the recently seen letter disclosed that the presidency renominated while disregarding the memo by the DSS. However, the leaked report from the DSS to the Minister of Justice went further to state that Mr ...More..

Muslim IRA victim condemns London terror attack
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Muslim IRA victim condemns London terror attack

May told parliament earlier that the attacker was "once investigated in relation to concerns about violent extremism", adding that he was "a peripheral figure". "The Islamic State and other terrorist groups...More..

Border management with Afghanistan critical for peace: Zardari
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Border management with Afghanistan critical for peace: Zardari

The army chief said that efforts are in hand to evolve a bilateral border security mechanism with the Afghan authorities, according to an army statement. He said that it was unfortunate that the relations betwe...More..

'Active shooting' reported at Bellagio hotel in Las Vegas, security beefed up
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

'Active shooting' reported at Bellagio hotel in Las Vegas, security beefed up

Police said initial 911 calls mentioned a possible "active shooter" because several people heard gunshots, but Rodriguez said all shots fired were isolated to inside the store, which was closed. Guests and tour...More..

Dead, 14 Wounded in US Nightclub Shooting
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Dead, 14 Wounded in US Nightclub Shooting

Police have identified the 27 year old victim at the Cincinnati night club shooting. Authorities were interviewing witnesses and planned a news conference later in the morning. Police haven't released any infor...More..

by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Pope Urges Leaders To Close Gap With 'Distant' EU Institutions

The exit negotiations themselves are not expected to start until at least three weeks after that. Leaders signed a declaration that is created to set out the path for European integration in the next 10 year...More..

Melania Trump Denies Reports About the First Couple's Sleeping Arrangements
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Melania Trump Denies Reports About the First Couple's Sleeping Arrangements

She looks like she can't stand thaving him around her, she flinches when he touches her, she can't smile and seems really stiff. Melania now resides in NY and is taking up residence at the Trump Tower. but ...More..

by | Monday, March 27, 2017

European Union marks 60th anniversary with unity pledge

Britain's prime minister Theresa May , who will next Wednesday trigger article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty to leave the European Union, stayed away. "Taken individually, we would be sidelined by global dynamics"...More..

Rep. Ted Poe Quits Freedom Caucus Over Health Vote
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Rep. Ted Poe Quits Freedom Caucus Over Health Vote

It faced certain rejection had a roll call occurred. After rejecting Trump's latest offer on the bill , he pledged to work with the president to reach an agreement. "It is time to lead", he added. President ...More..