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Menendez bribery case dropped by Justice Department

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In a terse filing, federal prosecutors asked U.S. District Court Judge Jose Linares to "dismiss the superseding indictment" against Menendez, a New Jersey Democrat. Although the jury failed to reach a unanimous verdict on any of the 18 counts, jurors later told reporters that the vote was 10-2 in favor of acquittal. Read More »

Moscow lashes at Washington for potential sanction list

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The recently released Washington's " Kremlin report" listing a number of prominent Russian businesspeople and politicians could be an attempt to prevent third parties from forming strong ties with Russia, or with these individuals in particular, rather than a direct play to influence Moscow directly. Read More »

Unsealed Records From the Las Vegas Massacre

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Paddock possibly purchased ammunition from Haig. Specialized Military Ammunition's website says it is "closed indefinitely". "I am the guy who sold ammunition to Stephen Paddock", he told the Associated Press on Tuesday after his name was published. Read More »

EasyJet CEO takes pay cut to match female predecessor

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EasyJet is committed to equal pay policy and equal opportunity for women and men, he said . The UK airline acknowledges that its gender pay gap - the difference in the average amounts earned by men and women across its business - is now 52%. Read More »

At Least 21 Killed in Ongoing Yemen Clashes

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The UAE entered Yemen's war in March 2015 as part of a Saudi-led coalition seeking to roll back advances made by Houthi rebels after they overran much of the country, including the capital Sanaa, in 2014. According to Yemeni sources, Hadi urged all his forces "to confront any insurgency in Aden decisively and crush the separatist militias". The UAE-trained force, dubbed the "security belt", is stationed in southern Yemen and supports the STC. Read More »

Rose McGowan Calls out Justin Timberlake for Working With Woody Allen

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She has a Twitter campaign, #RoseArmy, made up of women seeking justice and a reckoning for abusers. McGowan called the moment when her life got hijacked and stated that her conscious left her body when he attacked her. It's a mixture of hagiography, quirky character study and, at its best, confessional expurgation that would have been neither the best nor worst documentary of a similar type that I saw at the Sundance Film Festival earlier this month. Read More »

Trump issues executive order to keep open Guantanamo Bay prison

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Trump asserted that the United States maintains the option to detain additional enemy combatants at the facility when necessary, according to the summary of the order. "They are unlawful enemy combatants". Furthermore, Trump, in his State of the Union address, branded the police, military and "amazing" veterans as "heroes", who deserve "our total and unwavering support". Read More »

Kenya's opposition leader Raila Odinga sworn in as ''People's'' President

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Today, his political alliance, NASA (not to be confused with the American agency) made a decision to hold a gathering at Uhuru Park where they would swear in Raila Odinga as the 'People's President'. "I knew we were vulnerable but I didn't think they would strike that fast", he said. The government of Uhuru Kenyatta responded by declaring the opposition... Read More »

PM to Putin: We will stop Iranian entrenchment in Lebanon, Syria

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The two leaders have met often to coordinate activities in Syria, where Russian Federation has placed significant forces. Israeli officials have described the smuggling of Iranian missiles to Hezbollah and increasing Iranian presence close to the Israeli border as unacceptable "red lines" that could bring them to decide to start a war in Lebanon. Read More »

Mumbai man dies after being sucked into MRI machine

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According to The Straits Times , a file has been reported against the hospital's doctor, Siddhant Shah, the ward boy and the attendant. "No security guard was present to tell him he should not carry an oxygen cylinder with him to an MRI room". Read More »

NCAA'S President Emmert Sends Email About Michigan St To Board

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NCAA president Mark Emmert was informed of sexual assault reports at Michigan State University in 2010, reports The Athletic's Nicole Auerbach. Auerbach cites a letter that Kathy Redmond, of the National Coalition Against Violent Athletes, sent to Emmert, adding that Redmond said she later met with Emmert about the concerns. Read More »

Melania Trump Spokeswoman Blasts 'Salacious' And 'False Reporting'

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Freaky reports have since claimed he made Daniels spank him with a copy of Forbes that featured his own face on the cover. Cohen has denied any affair between Trump and Daniels occurred. Jimmy Kimmel will host adult film star Stormy Daniels on his show the night of President Donald Trump's State of the Union speech. Stormy Daniels , whose real name is Stephanie Clifford, has refused to confirm or deny if she ever had sex with President Trump . Read More »

Finns set to re-elect Niinisto to ease Russian Federation concerns

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The 69-year-old Niinisto needed a majority to win a second, six-year term without a runoff. "I have no intention of making changes just for the sake of making changes". It has developed closer ties with North Atlantic Treaty Organisation but has not joined the alliance as it attempts to avoid antagonizing Moscow. He was the first Western leader to meet Putin following the annexation of the Ukrainian peninsula, and he has also actively pushed for an air safety agreement in the Baltic region. Read More »

Modi's pet tasks get President Kovind's pat in joint Parliament sitting

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He said the education provides the foundation for building the future of the Nation and government is committed to strengthen and modernizing School and Higher Education system in the country. Digital payments are being made in more than 400 schemes of the present government. In a speech, the president has also mentioned about the work which has started to broaden connectivity in villages. Read More »

Trump pushes back reports of firing Special Counsel Mueller

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Special counsel Robert Mueller and congressional investigators have interviewed roughly 50 people who work at the White House or were involved in Donald Trump's campaign. But Trump and aides have come up with causes in the past to take action against people they wanted to fire. In that same month, Kellyanne Conway said "The president is not discussing firing Bob Mueller". Read More »

Riyadh frees billionaire prince from ritzy jail

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The decision to free him, and the release of several other well-known tycoons on Friday , suggested the main part of the corruption probe was winding down after it sent shockwaves through Saudi Arabia's business and political establishment. Read More »