• Second Parkland shooting survivor kills himself, police confirm
Second Parkland shooting survivor kills himself, police confirm

The student's name has not been released but Coral Springs police spokesman Tyler Reik said it was a sophomore boy. Aiello was a senior at Stoneman Douglas past year when a gunman killed 17 students and school staff. Her mother, Cara Aiello, told local CBS station WFOR-TV that her daughter had struggled to cope in the wake of the shooting and suf...

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  • Mozambique: Cholera cases reported in cyclone-hit areas
Mozambique: Cholera cases reported in cyclone-hit areas

The death toll in Mozambique has climbed to 417 after a cyclone devastated swathes of the country, the government said. "In addition to thousands of people having lost their lives, the destruction of people's homes, and overall infrastructure and crops is devastating, and will continue to negatively impact on the lives of millions of our neighb...

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  • Trump supporter who mailed pipe bombs to Democrats pleads guilty
Trump supporter who mailed pipe bombs to Democrats pleads guilty

Prosecutors accused Sayoc of mailing bombs through the U.S. Postal Service to Democrats such as former U.S. Presidents Bill Clinton and Barack Obama , former vice-president Joe Biden , and senators Cory Booker of New Jersey and Kamala Harris of California.

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  • Imam Thanks New Zealand PM After Prayers
Imam Thanks New Zealand PM After Prayers

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern joined thousands of mourners near the Al-Noor mosque wearing black scarf over her head showing respect to Muslim religion. Thousands more were listening in on the radio or watching on television as the event was broadcast live. Fifty people were killed inside mosques in Christchurch on March 15 with more than 50 ...

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  • Who is Venezuela's legitimate leader? | UpFront (Arena)
Who is Venezuela's legitimate leader? | UpFront (Arena)

Mr Marrero, 49, is a key aide of Juan Guaidó, recognised by most western nations as the leader of Venezuela . The chief of staff to the rival president of Venezuela has been arrested in a dawn raid by masked state security agents and accused of terrorism, drawing swift condemnation from the United States .

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  • Time for USA to recognize Israel's sovereignty over Golan Heights
Time for USA to recognize Israel's sovereignty over Golan Heights

Regardless, the president's sentiment contradicts decades of USA policy, undermines the legitimacy of American opposition to Putin's annexation of Crimea, and will embolden right-wing forces in Israel who have been pushing for the annexation of the West Bank (a move that would ostensibly make Israel into a de jure apartheid state).

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  • Trump cancels new North Korea sanctions
Trump cancels new North Korea sanctions

The Treasury Department had slapped sanctions against two China-based shipping companies that were alleged to aid North Korea in circumventing USA and worldwide sanctions. Ltd. on Thursday for using what it described as "deceptive methods" to circumvent both U.S and worldwide sanctions on North Korea. "Everyone should take notice and review t...

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  • N Korea quits liaison office with S Korea
N Korea quits liaison office with S Korea

Seoul's unification ministry said Friday the South received communication from the North the decision came from a "superior authority", Yonhap reported. Reuters was unable to locate contact details for either of the Chinese companies to seek comment. The move comes after the United States placed new sanctions on Chinese companies for conducting...

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  • Mueller report on Russian Federation and Trump delivered to AG Barr
Mueller report on Russian Federation and Trump delivered to AG Barr

The comprehensive report, still confidential, marks the end of Mueller's probe but sets the stage for big public fights to come. In a letter to lawmakers, Mr Barr said Mr Mueller had concluded the probe, that he is reviewing the report and will be consulting the deputy attorney general and Mr Mueller to determine what information from it can ...

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  • Trump blasts special counsel report because Mueller wasn't elected
Trump blasts special counsel report because Mueller wasn't elected

So far, the charges Mueller has brought against Trump associates have mostly been unrelated to the campaign or "process" violations incurred during the special counsel's investigation. One was former FBI Deputy Assistant Director Peter Strzok and the other was identified by Rep. Mark Meadows (R-N.C.) as Kevin Clinesmith, an FBI attorney.

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  • Jared Kushner used non-secure WhatsApp to contact foreign leaders, Democrat says
Jared Kushner used non-secure WhatsApp to contact foreign leaders, Democrat says

The committee said that it learned about the use of private email and WhatsApp from a December 2018 conversation from Kushner's lawyer, Abbe Lowell , who also represents the president's daughter, Ivanka Trump . Coates explained that Cummings could have a hard time retrieving the information he needs for his investigation if the information is n...

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  • Donald Trump announces USA should recognise Israeli annexation of Golan Heights
Donald Trump announces USA should recognise Israeli annexation of Golan Heights

However, Leon Panetta a veteran Democrat who served as Central Intelligence Agency director and defense secretary, among other roles, blasted Trump for "tweeting out another policy that obviously has not been worked out with our global partners".

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  • Trump to host Israeli PM next week: White House
Trump to host Israeli PM next week: White House

Let me underscore that point: The White House has not turned over a single piece of paper to our committee or made a single official available for testimony during the 116th Congress. Instead, the White House offered to let us read - but not keep - a few pages of policy documents that have nothing to do with the officials we are investigating, alon...

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  • New Zealand to 'confront' Erdogan over Christchurch mosque shooting remarks
New Zealand to 'confront' Erdogan over Christchurch mosque shooting remarks

Morrison was considering the expulsion over "highly offensive and highly reckless" comments made at a political rally by Turkey President Recep Tayyip Erdogan . He also pointed out that Canberra was also reconsidering its travel advice for Australians planning trips to Turkey. New Zealand's global spy agency, the Government Communications Secu...

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  • Half of Americans see a Trump victim of witch hunt
Half of Americans see a Trump victim of witch hunt

Mueller will submit his findings to the Trump-appointed attorney general, who is not obligated to release the report. But that aside, it's simply absurd to read much into Trump's stated desire for the report to be released. Trump referred to his 2016 election win as "one of the greatest.in the history of this country" and said by contrast that ...

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  • Boeing reshuffles top engineers amid 737 MAX crisis
Boeing reshuffles top engineers amid 737 MAX crisis

Separately, the Transportation Department confirmed that its watchdog agency will examine how the FAA certified the Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft, the now-grounded plane involved in two fatal accidents within five months. The agency and Boeing said they are also going to require additional training and references to it in flight manuals. The invest...

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  • Kellyanne Conway's Husband Diagnoses Trump, So Trump Returns The Favor
Kellyanne Conway's Husband Diagnoses Trump, So Trump Returns The Favor

I know this story is all the rage again - due to escalations on both sides, and the media's voracious appetite for covering the soap opera-esque drama - but I must admit I feel nearly totally ambivalent about it. She did not immediately return a call from the Washington Post seeking comment. The counselor came to the president's aid in a Wedne...

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  • Meghan McCain fires back at Trump tweets against her father
Meghan McCain fires back at Trump tweets against her father

She fired back at Trump on ABC's " The View " Monday after the president tweeted comments criticizing her father, who died a year ago after battling brain cancer. "I was never a fan of John McCain and I never will be", the president concluded. Here's what he tweeted on Sunday. "He campaigned on repealing and replacing Obamacare for years, and...

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  • Scott Morrison calls in Turkish ambassador over President Tayyip Erdogan's Gallipoli comments
Scott Morrison calls in Turkish ambassador over President Tayyip Erdogan's Gallipoli comments

The Turkish people will not allow Istanbul to become Constantinople, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday, in reference to the city's former Christian name, which was reportedly referenced by the attacker who recently carried out an act of terrorism on two mosques in New Zealand .

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  • Why this French politician named her cat Brexit
Why this French politician named her cat Brexit

Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit plan has been derailed in Parliament. One minister told the BBC's Laura Kuenssberg there was "no agreement" around the cabinet table. Nick Ferrari grilled Brexit Secretary Stephen Barclay. "We are really exhausted by these negotiations and I expect clear and precise proposals by the British government why...

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  • Two arrested for aiding suspect in West Bank attacks that killed two
Two arrested for aiding suspect in West Bank attacks that killed two

One victim, Gal Keidan, a 19-year-old soldier guarding the Ariel junction, was killed at the scene on Sunday and buried in his hometown of Beersheba on Monday morning. "I am certain that we will apprehend them, and we will deal with them to the fullest extent of the law, as we have done in all of the recent incidents", Netanyahu said.

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  • Facebook claims just 200 viewers livestreamed the New Zealand mosque shooting
Facebook claims just 200 viewers livestreamed the New Zealand mosque shooting

State-owned Lotto NZ said it had already pulled advertising from social media "as the tone didn't feel right in the aftermath of these events". The video was viewed fewer than 200 times during the live broadcast and no users reported the video during the live broadcast.

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  • This is how Afghan man stopped New Zealand terrorist from more bloodshed
This is how Afghan man stopped New Zealand terrorist from more bloodshed

It was not clear if any of the firearms Tarrant purchased from Gun City were used in the shootings. Alam, originally from Bangladesh, moved to Auckland to study in 2014, eventually moving down to Christchurch in 2016 to complete his studies.

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  • Pressure rises on Boeing over Ethiopian Airlines, Lion Air crash parallels
Pressure rises on Boeing over Ethiopian Airlines, Lion Air crash parallels

What is the MCAS system anyway? Boeing has faced mounting pressure after Ethiopia's transport minister noted parallels between its crash and one in Indonesia , bringing into question the safety of software installed in Boeing 737 MAX planes.

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  • New Zealand to unveil gun law changes in next week: PM Ardern
New Zealand to unveil gun law changes in next week: PM Ardern

New Zealand police say they believe only one attacker was responsible for the attacks on two mosques in Christchurch mosque but added that it does not mean there were no other people in support. "What happened to our community here will happen to another community", he said. Delhi said Sunday that five of its nationals were killed, while Pak...

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  • At Least 2 Malaysians Have Been Found Dead In Lombok Earthquake
At Least 2 Malaysians Have Been Found Dead In Lombok Earthquake

Reports indicate that the quake was also felt on Bali, which is approximately 200km away. The quake, which struck at 2.07pm local time on Sunday caused a landslide that trapped about 40 tourists at the Tiu Kelep waterfall in Senaru Village, north of Lombok.

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  • Preparations begin for annual Dallas St. Patrick's Day Parade
Preparations begin for annual Dallas St. Patrick's Day Parade

Lord Mayor Mick Finn said it was a fantastic day for Cork. Like many other significant events of the early 20th Century in Ireland, one need look no further that Conradh na Gaeilge, or the Gaelic League as the organization was then known.

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  • Mosque attacks spark outrage, fuel concern over Islamophobia
Mosque attacks spark outrage, fuel concern over Islamophobia

Young children were among 48 people being treated at Christchurch Hospital. The now 40-year-old Norwegian had also posted a more than 1,500-page manifesto in which he called on others to follow his example. He added: "I am just a regular White man, from a regular family". Luke Western, a Christian and content director of Rhema Media in New ...

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  • Cyclone ravages Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe, killing at least 140
Cyclone ravages Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe, killing at least 140

Another official, Pedro Armando Alberto Virgula, in Chinde north of Beira, said a hospital, police station and seven schools there lost their roofs and several houses were destroyed. Some of the storm's effects could be felt as far inland as Harare, the nation's capital city, some 200 miles from the border. Mozambique's President Filipe Nyusi and...

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  • Dead In Horrific Terrorist Attack In New Zealand As Muslims Targeted
Dead In Horrific Terrorist Attack In New Zealand As Muslims Targeted

Some people have minor wounds while others are in a critical condition. It wasn't immediately clear how or if the two people in custody who weren't charged are connected to the terror attack. "I just don't understand it". The video shows the gunman then driving off at high speed and firing from his vehicle. He then walks outside to the street, ...

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  • Hitman handed license plate to mob boss before shooting him to death
Hitman handed license plate to mob boss before shooting him to death

Officers rushed to his residence at around 9:17 p.m. local time after a report of an assault was called in, NBC News reported , citing the New York City Police Department. The reputed "acting boss" of the storied Gambino Crime Family was found shot to death outside his home Wednesday evening. The Todt Hill neighborhood is known for its mafia h...

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  • New Zealand shooting prompts police to boost security around Ontario mosques
New Zealand shooting prompts police to boost security around Ontario mosques

Regardless of whether terrorist attacks are perpetrated by white or Islamist extremists, their narratives must not be enabled through whataboutery. Two other armed suspects were taken into custody Friday while police tried to determine what role, if any, they played in the cold-blooded attack that stunned New Zealand , a country so peaceful that...

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  • Toronto vigil honors victims of New Zealand mosque shootings
Toronto vigil honors victims of New Zealand mosque shootings

Witness Len Peneha said he saw a man dressed in black enter the mosque and then heard dozens of shots, followed by people running from the mosque in terror. "And he was dead", Khan told CNN. Five guns were used by the primary shooter in the attack, the Prime Minister said; two were semiautomatic guns, and two were shotguns.

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  • Christchurch terrorist attack sees Highlanders-Crusaders match cancelled
Christchurch terrorist attack sees Highlanders-Crusaders match cancelled

Ardern explained the perpetrator was in possession of five firearms, including two semi-automatic weapons and two shotguns. At least 49 people were killed at two mosques full of worshipers attending Friday prayers in Christchurch , New Zealand .

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  • Organisers: Palestinians Call Off Protests Along Gaza Border After Israeli Raid
Organisers: Palestinians Call Off Protests Along Gaza Border After Israeli Raid

The air strikes, the heaviest in five months, hit about 100 military targets belonging to Hamas, the Islamist group which controls Gaza, the military said. Prior to that the last attacks on the Tel Aviv area came during the July 2014 war between Israel and Gaza militants . The organisers of Palestinian demonstrations that usually take place alon...

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