Month: June 2017

Tanzania: Cut Down Criticism, Offer Solution to Rufiji Killings – Govt – AllAfrica.com

Dar es Salaam/Dodoma - As MPs expressed concern over unending killings taking place in Kibiti, Mkuranga and Rufiji...

Hot audio: Queen mother suspends market women – Ghanamma.com

Six market women has been suspended for flouting a law about the sale of plantain at Ahafo Hwidiem...

UN Peacekeeping Budget Cut By $600 Million – Voice of America

The U.N. General Assembly voted Friday to cut $600 million from the organization's nearly $8 billion annual peacekeeping...

Florida woman who went from homeless to ‘six figures’ killed in home invasion

Makeva Jenkins shared her success story on Facebook Wednesday night to instill hope in others. “I’m in awe...

New Jersey passes daily fantasy sports regulation, tax bill

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The New Jersey Legislature has passed a bill to regulate and tax daily...

NBA report: Timberwolves trade Ricky Rubio to Jazz to clear salary cap space

The Minnesota Timberwolves reached an agreement with Utah on Friday to send point guard Ricky Rubio to the...

The passing of an African democrat, Ketumile Masire of Botswana – Star Tribune

Ketumile Masire, former president of Botswana, died June 22 at the age of 91. He often said, "The...

German Law Now Allows Up To $57M In Fines If Facebook Doesn’t Remove Hate Speech Fast

German Law Now Allows Up To $57M In Fines If Facebook Doesn't Remove Hate Speech Fast ForbesGermany tells...

2 Hurt After Small Plane Crashes on California Highway, Bursts Into Flames

A small twin-engine plane attempting to land at a Southern California airport after experiencing trouble crashed on the...

GOP health bill: How we got into this mess

Amid all of the scoreboard coverage of the Republicans’ American Health Care Act (AHCA) — they have the...

Andre Iguodala Will Meet With The Spurs Right When Free Agency Begins

Getty Image As he has shown time and time again in his four years with the Warriors, Andre...

President Trump delivers tough trade talk during South Korea summit

President Trump opened his meeting Friday with newly elected South Korean President Moon Jae-in with tough trade talk,...

Immigrant rights groups blast new ICE policy they say targets parents of child migrants

The Trump administration has begun to arrest parents and relatives it suspects of paying to have children smuggled...

Gary Ballance recalled to England Test team against South Africa | Sport

Gary Ballance has been recalled to the England Test team for the series opener against South Africa at...

Road Rage: Manhunt for Gunman Who Killed Recent High School Graduate

Road Rage: Manhunt for Gunman Who Killed Recent High School Graduate NBCNews.comMulti-state manhunt after 18-year-old fatally shot WILX-TVThe...

Multi-state manhunt after 18-year-old fatally shot

(NBC) A Pennsylvania family is left trying to make sense of a senseless violent act. "She was a...

Pilot says ‘Hey, we got a mayday!,’ then crashes on freeway :: WRAL.com

By MICHAEL BALSAMO, Associated PressLOS ANGELES — The pilot of a small twin-engine plane that dropped out of...

Dwyane Wade Thanks Rajon Rondo for Time with Bulls After PG’s Release

Garrett Ellwood/Getty ImagesDwyane Wade put old rifts aside Friday and thanked Rajon Rondo for his service to the...

Why some inside the White House see Trump’s media feud as ‘winning’

To President Trump, no place is more comfortable than the middle of a fight. This week had it...

Game publisher GameMine inks a $20 million partnership with South Africa’s Vodacom

On the heels of a $20 million funding round last month, the new game publishing company GameMine has inked...

Republicans say they worry Trump, Pence aides are feuding

Republicans are growing concerned that the staffs of Donald Trump and Mike Pence are starting to feud, the...

Silence over dad’s tweets speak to Ivanka Trump’s tight spot

FILE - In this June 27, 2017, photo, Ivanka Trump applauds during the 2017 Trafficking in Persons Report...

Gary Cohn Earns $30,000 a Year on Trump’s Staff of Millionaires

Some of the business and finance executives who left multimillion-dollar jobs to work for President Donald Trump now...

Trump shifts from provoking to engaging to pressuring China

By Bradley Klapper and Julie Pace | AP By Bradley Klapper and Julie Pace | AP June 30 WASHINGTON — Less than...

Idaho governor, AG threaten to sue White House over DACA

Idaho Gov. Butch Otter is the only governor who’s joined nine state attorneys general — including Idaho Attorney...

Uganda: Mining Firm Told to Pay Concession Fee Arrears – AllAfrica.com

A Leader of the Opposition in the Tenth Parliament Winnie Kiiza has said government should recover from Tibet...

Kenya’s bourse turnover flat amid rise in share trading – Xinhuanet

Equity turnover at the Nairobi Securities Exchange was largely flat on Friday even as the number of shares...

Fragments of Thutmose I Temple Discovered in Storage – Archaeology

Thousands of stone blocks being kept in storage near Luxor turn out to be remains of the temple...

Moon Jae-in, Mika Brzezinski, Jay-Z: Your Friday Evening Briefing

_____Photo Credit MSNBC 3. The co-hosts of MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” Mika Brzezinski and Joe Scarborough, defended themselves against...

Pence-Kobach voting panel alarms states with request

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Michael Jackson’s Father Joe Hospitalized After Horrific Car Crash — Is He OK? – Hollywood Life

Michael Jackson’s Father Joe Hospitalized After Horrific Car Crash — Is He OK? – Hollywood Life Exclusive Brad...

CAF Confederation Cup Report: MC Alger v Platinum Stars 30 June 2017

CAF Confederation Cup   Result: MC Alger 2-0 Platinum Stars   Date: 30 June 2017   Venue: Stade du 5...

States and Trump voter fraud commission set for showdown

A growing number of states are refusing to cooperate fully with President Trump’s voter fraud commission, setting the...

President Trump signs his executive order to reactivate the National Space Council

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What the Texas Supreme Court decided — and didn’t — in its 2017 term

The Texas Supreme Court on Friday issued its last opinions of the 2017 term. As the nine justices...

Al Shabaab militants executed in Somalia’s Puntland for bomb plots, killings – The Star Online

Authorities in Somalia's semi-autonomous Puntland region on Friday executed seven people it said were Islamist militants who plotted...

Nigeria says meningitis outbreak over, after 1,166 deaths – Jamaica Observer

Nigeria's health minister has declared that the outbreak of meningitis in the country is over, but only after...

Zimbabwe: Plastic Money Too Expensive – VP Mnangagwa – AllAfrica.com

Government is concerned about high transaction rates in the use of plastic money which has resulted in most...

Trump’s voting commission asked states to hand over election data. Some are pushing back.

President Trump’s voting commission stumbled into public view this week, issuing a sweeping request for nationwide voter data...

White House releases salaries of top Trump staffers

The White House on Friday released a list of salary information for nearly 400 employees of President Trump’s...