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Beverly man arrested, accused of sending white powder to Trump Jr

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The powder was ultimately determined to be cornstarch, The Associated Press reported . "I hope you end up in the same place as Salling", Frisiello wrote. He mailed the threatening note to the E. 54th Street home of Trump Jr.'s mother-in-law, where his wife, Vanessa, opened it on February 12. Trump will become the 45th president of the United States today. Read More »

China lashes out at USA over bill promoting Taiwan ties

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It passed the House of Representatives in January, also without opposition. Ji Ye, a Taiwan affairs specialist from Xiamen University, said the bill would negatively impact Sino-US ties because it harms Beijing's interests and goes against the one-China policy. Read More »

Doors Closed on Church of the Holy Sepulchre

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The church leaders' closing of the Church of the Holy Sepulcher during Lent, close to Easter, the busiest time for pilgrims, drew global attention and condemnation. Israeli politicians are also threatening to confiscate the land before it falls "into the hands of private developers", according to Haaretz . The churches have a lot to lose as they hold large tranches of urban land within the city premises. Read More »

Russia Vetoes UN Resolution Blaming Iran for Illegally Arming Yemeni Houthis

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This doesn't recognise that the Iranian Regime is already dangerously destabilising Yemen through its support of the Houthis. The latest British draft dropped the condemnation and instead expressed concern that United Nations experts monitoring the sanctions reported Iran had violated a targeted arms embargo by failing to stop missiles and unmanned aerial vehicles reaching the Houthis. Read More »

Japanese police question U.S. tourist over severed head

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Police found Bayraktar, who was staying in the Higashinari condo unit, in Nara and attested him on suspicion of confining the woman. Police also found the severed head of the woman inside a suitcase at his lodging in Osaka. Though she was not seen on video again, the man was spotted entering and leaving the apartment multiple times by himself while carrying a large bag. Read More »

Michael Savage Says He's Been Approached to Run Against Dianne Feinstein

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But the snubbing of Feinstein led de León to claim a victory for his struggling campaign. As Bernie Sanders dominated the California political landscape in 2016, Hillary Clinton was propped up by the Democratic Party, who even conspired against the Vermont socialist , but now the state will adjust and Senator Dianne Feinstein may be the first casualty. Read More »

Charlotte mayor to declare Friday Billy Graham Day

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Graham, an evangelical minister who served as a religious guide to several presidents, died on Wednesday at the age of 99. The procession traveled 130 miles to bring the evangelist's body back to his hometown of Charlotte. "He was so bold, he so boldly confessed the word of God", said Madeline Reid. After the funeral , in a private ceremony, Graham will be buried on the library grounds, at the foot of a cross-shaped walkway. Read More »

City Officials Preparing For Flooding As Heavy Rains Draw Closer

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These counties have picked up anywhere from 5 to 7 inches of rain this week, with an additional 1 to 3 inches of rain possible through Saturday afternoon. State police said a 1-year-old girl was found dead Wednesday in standing water from rains and snowmelt in her backyard in central Michigan's Fairplain Township. Read More »

Grenade thrown at US Embassy in Montenegro, attacker blows himself up

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Police in Montenegro say they are "working intensely" to identify an assailant who threw an explosive device into the USA embassy compound in the capital, Podgorica, before killing himself. "Immediately before, the person threw an explosive device from the intersection near the Sport Center into the US Embassy compound", read a tweet on the government's official Twitter account. Read More »

US tightens sanctions on N. Korean shipping

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The latest American actions target shipping and trade companies, vessels and individuals across the world who are working on North Korea's behalf, he said. The strategy calls for closer tracking and possible seizure of ships suspected of carrying banned weapons components and other prohibited cargo to or from North Korea, according to the officials, who spoke on condition of anonymity. Read More »

Multiple attacks in Afghanistan leave many dead

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Three people were killed and five others wounded in the bombing, which occurred in Kabul's Shashdarak area near the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation headquarters, deputy interior ministry spokesperson Nusrat Rahimi said, as cited by TOLO News . Read More »

Russian Federation suspected of sending two fighter jets to Syria

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Russian officials have previously admitted to joining the war alongside the Syrian regime was partly aimed at testing new weapons in the field. She repeated earlier statements of how USA military personnel were on the "deconfliction phone" with their Russian counterparts as the attack got underway as well as during the counter-attack. Read More »

Argentina foils diplomatic luggage cocaine plot

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Envoy Víktor Koronelli, and three members of Russia's FSB - Federal Security Service - alerted Patricia Bullrich, Argentina's minister of security, to the suspicious cargo hidden in the embassy compound's Russian school. Russian authorities simultaneously arrested Abyanov from his Moscow apartment. The mysterious "Mr. K" is thought to remain at large in Germany with an global order for his arrest, according to Security Minister Bullrich. Read More »

Turkish armed forces liberate 100 settlements from terrorists in Afrin

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The Turkish military had failed to take necessary precautions before carrying out the strikes and must conduct a thorough public investigation, the rights group said. Despite worldwide calls to halt the offensive, President Erdogan has remained bullish, repeatedly threatening that his forces could extend their offensive as far east as Manbij - which could bring them into direct conflict with the US-backed SDF coalition and stationed USA troops. Read More »

Don Jr. : 'Nonsense' that the Trumps are profiting from WH

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Trump Jr. was originally billed to give a foreign policy address on "Reshaping Indo-Pacific Ties: The New Era of Cooperation" at a business conference, immediately before remarks by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Louis. In April 2017, Eric claimed the the Trump Organization "would be doing 30 deals across the globe" were his father not the president; and as recently as Tuesday, Donald Jr. Read More »

Chinese government now owns Waldorf Astoria hotel

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The government takeover of Anbang will last for one year, the statement from the regulator said, with management now falling to the CIRC, the central bank and other Chinese financial authorities. "Clearly a message is being fed back into the market and to private companies that being very innovative may not be looked on favorably in the long run", said Keith Pogson, senior partner for Asia-Pacific financial services at EY. Read More »