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Swedish PM reshuffles Cabinet over data scandal

Swedish PM reshuffles Cabinet over data scandal Peter Hultqvist remains as defence minister. Dismissing calls for his resignation, Sweden's embattled Prime Minister Stefan Lofven on Thursday ousted two Cabinet ministers in a reshuffle aimed at relieving the pressure his minority government is facing over an IT security scandal. [Full Article...]

Officers who responded to Alexandria baseball shooting receive Medal of Valor

Officers who responded to Alexandria baseball shooting receive Medal of Valor Last month, a heavily armed gunman opened fire on a baseball field in Alexandria, Virginia, where a number of Republican lawmakers and their staffers were practicing for an annual charity baseball game against Democrats. He noted the disadvantage the first responders were in, saying the gunman "had rifles, they had handguns". He released a statement saying, "I can not think of a group of individ... [Full Article...]

OIC to hold meeting in Istanbul over Al-Aqsa mosque restrictions

OIC to hold meeting in Istanbul over Al-Aqsa mosque restrictions The measures followed an attack that killed two policemen, and included metal detectors at entrances. The site is home to the Al-Aqsa mosque compound, Islam's third-holiest shrine, and is Judaism's holiest place. The White House issued a statement saying, "The United States applauds the efforts of Israel to maintain security while reducing tensions in the region". [Full Article...]

No immediate speed camera use changes planned locally after high court ruling

No immediate speed camera use changes planned locally after high court ruling And, "Just taking money out of the pockets". Stoyak said she would defer to the opinion of Police Chief Richard Tisone, who was unavailable for comment Wednesday. Dayton and other cities including Toledo and Springfield , said the law's restrictions made traffic cameras cost-prohibitive. Together, these five made up the majority in the case, with Justices William O'Neill and Pat DeWine dissentin... [Full Article...]

Trump's approval rating in MA is second lowest in the US

Trump's approval rating in MA is second lowest in the US Since Nov. 8, polling has consistently shown that an even smaller percentage of the country thinks the president is doing a good job. On the approval side, reasons are quite evenly split, but the largest are those that think he is "doing the best he can under hard circumstances". [Full Article...]

US General: North Korea Advancing Faster Than Expected

U.K. Defense Minister Michael Fallon and Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop met Thursday in Sydney to discuss the threat posed by North Korea and its pursuit of intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBM) and nuclear weapons, which has been condemned by the U.N. [Full Article...]

Trump Envoy Jason Greenblatt Heads to Jordan Over Temple Mount Crisis

Trump Envoy Jason Greenblatt Heads to Jordan Over Temple Mount Crisis Protests would continue until the check was completed, they said. The Palestinians have denounced the measures as a bid by Israel to assert control over the holy site and five Palestinians were killed during clashes at the weekend. An Israeli foreign ministry statement called Erdogan's comments "mind-blowing, false and distorted", and suggested that he "deal with the problems in his own countr... [Full Article...]

Scaramucci Blasts 'Leak' Of Financial Form That Was Public Record

Scaramucci Blasts 'Leak' Of Financial Form That Was Public Record The interview comes hours after Scaramucci copied Priebus in a tweet about leaks, later deleted the tweet and then told CNN - before his interview - that the message was not a call for the FBI to investigate the chief of staff. Referring to his remarks last week that he and Priebus were like brothers, he elaborated. "Because that's what it looks like in that particular tweet Scaramucci sent out ... [Full Article...]

New Jersey beaches reopened after bacteria shutdown

New Jersey beaches reopened after bacteria shutdown Diamond adds that bodies of water need a chance to recover. State officials will continue testing the water to determine when bacteria levels drop. Some waterways are typically susceptible to higher bacteria levels after rainfall and associated storm runoff. [Full Article...]

Mugabe's Wife Sending Mixed Signals On If She'll Succeed Her Ailing Husband

Mugabe's Wife Sending Mixed Signals On If She'll Succeed Her Ailing Husband But in comments shown by state broadcaster ZBC, the first lady on Thursday said she had been arguing with him about naming a successor: "He says no, no, no". But on Tuesday, Mugabe's ruling ZANU-PF party used its two-thirds majority in parliament to ram through a bill to change the law, allowing Mugabe to exclusively appoint the senior judges. [Full Article...]

PTI wants Nisar to replace Sharif as PM, claims Pak opposition leader

PTI wants Nisar to replace Sharif as PM, claims Pak opposition leader Shahbaz also told Ch Nisar that he would brief the prime minister on issues discussed during the meeting upon his return from an official visit to Maldives. Nisar spoke of his 33 year association with the PML-N and stressed that he would not leave the party in this hard time. Admitted that he was not called for the consultative meeting of the party for the past month, he said, "For the past mont... [Full Article...]

Miracle Treat Day at Dairy Queen

Miracle Treat Day at Dairy Queen Building up to Thursday's event, Dairy Queen operators from York, Middletown, and Palmyra took free blizzard treats to pediatric patients at Penn State Children's Hospital on Wednesday. Dairy Queen® locations feature signature products such as Blizzard® Treats, DQ® Cakes, Orange Julius® Premium Fruit Smoothies and Julius® Originals, along with soft serve, blended beverages, burgers, chicken in add... [Full Article...]

Eight J'cans among 114 people arrested in NY immigration crackdown

Of the 114 people who were arrested in the metropolitan area, 82 have criminal histories and 99 of them resided in New York City, according to ICE. Baker a year ago said the policy he is now seeking to codify would allow the state to detain "criminals, gang members or suspected terrorists", but made clear that state police would not be enforcing immigration law or be allowed to inquire about imm... [Full Article...]

Abducted Pakistani diplomats recovered in Afghanistan

Abducted Pakistani diplomats recovered in Afghanistan Two Pakistani diplomats who had been kidnapped were recovered from captivity by Afghan security forces and handed over to the Pakistan embassy in Kabul. Addressing at International Institute of Strategic Studies here Wednesday, Aizaz Chaudhry claimed, "The terrorists escaped to neighbouring Afghanistan after Pakistan launched military operation Zarb-e-Azb have their sanctuaries there". [Full Article...]

Israel removes Jerusalem metal detectors, Palestinians reject new measures

Israel removes Jerusalem metal detectors, Palestinians reject new measures The continued protests meant that the escalating crisis between Israel and the Muslim world, which began in mid-July, was not defused, even after Israel backed down on the metal detectors . At around the same time, it was announced that the embassy staff had returned to Israel. Israeli Cabinet Minister Yuval Steinitz said the Palestinian Authority does not want a restoration of calm. [Full Article...]

Erdogan urges all Muslims to 'visit' and 'protect' Jerusalem

Erdogan urges all Muslims to 'visit' and 'protect' Jerusalem Jordan's foreign minister, Nasser Judeh, denied the existence of a siege and said that no terrorist attack had occurred at the embassy. Israel must "revoke all new measures on the ground", he said. "If the street says 'yes, ' we also say 'yes.' If the street opposes new steps, we also oppose". The diplomatic crisis with Jordan lent more urgency to finding a solution. [Full Article...]

Flash flood watch issued for Cumberland County Friday and Saturday

Flash flood watch issued for Cumberland County Friday and Saturday The rain will just come down heavy and fast. "We are watching the potential for flash flooding very closely". A flash flood warning issued for parts of the Kansas City metro area is in effect until 1:45 a.m. Up to two inches of rain has already fallen as light to moderate rain continues. Be especially cautious at night. The flash flood watch was issued until 7 a.m. [Full Article...]

Putin in Finland on centenary of independence from Russian Federation

Putin in Finland on centenary of independence from Russian Federation Putin, speaking on a visit to Finland, was commenting on a vote by the U.S. House of Representatives which on Tuesday made a decision to impose new sanctions on Moscow and to force President Donald Trump to obtain lawmakers' permission before easing any sanctions on Russian Federation. [Full Article...]

First Official 'It' Remake Trailer: Hear New Pennywise's Creepy Voice

First Official 'It' Remake Trailer: Hear New Pennywise's Creepy Voice Here's hoping that the film can keep up its momentum and that the first installment performs well enough to retain our attention for the second, adult portion when the Losers Club returns to Derry some 30 years later. And he looks up and it's not one balloon, but a bunch of balloons, and then he starts to see body parts, and the shot goes wider and it's a multitude of dead kids floating. [Full Article...]

Uproar in LS over charge against Scindia

Uproar in LS over charge against Scindia Tawre, meanwhile, has claimed that he will take "Samadhi" in the Ganges if anyone can prove what he said was to insult Dalits.In Parliament, Scindia said he will give-up his membership from the Lok Sabha if BJP proved the allegations.Soon as news of the SC/ST Commission's order spread through Congress circles, eminent lawyer and Rajya Sabha MP Vivek Tankha tweeted, "Jyotiraditya Scindia issued... [Full Article...]


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