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Teams Seal Off Scene Of Kim Jong Nam's Killing, Sweep Terminal

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Jong-nam immediately sought medical help , but suffered seizures shortly after the altercation and reportedly died in an ambulance on the way to the hospital. "So there can be some clarity on whether or not she is a victim", Indonesian President Joko Widodo said in Jakarta. Officials further affirmed that Huong is from the northern province of Nam Dinh, confirming statements issued by Malaysian police and the worldwide press over the past week. Read More »

IN store sells winning ticket to giant Powerball prize

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The drawing is scheduled for 10:59 p.m. ET on Wednesday and is the tenth largest jackpot ever for the lottery. The estimated Super Kansas Cash jackpot for Saturday night's drawing is $1.39 million. The odds of winning the Powerball jackpot are incredibly small, at one in 292.2 million. Rosebrough said the prize can be taken as a 30-year annuity or a one-time lump sum payment of about $263 million. Read More »

VX used in airport murder of Kim Jong Nam kills in minutes

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According to the U.S. Army's Edgewood Chemical Biological Center, VX is one of the most toxic known nerve agents in the world. He said the VX nerve agent is a chemical weapon that could paralyse the nervous system and anyone in contact with it could die in half an hour due to breathing failure. Read More »

Shocker: US Relations With Mexico Are Not In A Good Place

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Trump, who took office last month, campaigned on a pledge to get tougher on the estimated 11 million illegal immigrants in the U.S., playing on fears of violent crime while promising to build the wall and stop potential terrorists from entering the country. Read More »

Congress may back Shiv Sena in Mumbai mayor poll

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Clearly therefore, the Shiv Sena and the BJP will continue to be joined at the hip, just like in the state government. The Congress and the NCP were headed for a rout across the state including some of their strongholds like Pune. Meanwhile, Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray chose to stay mum on Saturday. A sizeable section within the Sena is not in favour of parting ways with the government. Read More »

Kim Jong Nam attack suspect said she was paid $90

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It is more powerful than sarin, and classified as a weapon of mass destruction by the United Nations. Several other suspects are being sought, including an official who worked at North Korea's embassy. North Korea's state-run news agency on Wednesday lashed out at Malaysia and accused it of acting in concert with its ally South Korea - North Korea's foe - to harm the isolated regime, and called allegations of poisoning "wild rumors". Read More »

EPA chief calls for 'aggressive' rollback of regulations at CPAC

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Pruitt didn't specify which rules he would target but was adamant that the Environmental Protection Agency consistently overstepped its regulatory authority under the Obama Administration. He said as he begins to lead the EPA, he wants to make three major changes to process, rules of law, and the idea of "federalism" that is at work within the organization. Read More »

Indonesian suspect in Kim Jong-nam attack 'received $90'

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The ministry added it would cooperate with Malaysian authorities on the investigation. North Korea has denied involvement in the killing and said it does not trust Malaysian police to conduct a proper investigation. Hwang, from South Korea, said he recognized Kim and collected his dishes after a meal and sent them to the South Korean Embassy for fingerprint and DNA tests that confirmed his identity. Read More »

Are M'sians afraid of VX nerve agent?

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He said the VX nerve agent is a chemical weapon that could paralyse the nervous system and anyone in contact with it could die in half an hour due to breathing failure. The operation will start at Sunday 1.00am. The sweep will involve officers from the police's chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear teams, as well as the hazardous materials unit under the fire department and the atomic energy board. Read More »

Xenophobic Attack: No Nigerian Was Killed, Says FG

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Others had their homes and businesses robbed and looted this week. Zuma called for South Africans not to blame migrants for the country's widespread crime problems, but said the government would crack down on drug-dealing and illegal immigrants. Read More »

Three cops suspended after ABVP-AISA clash in Ramjas college

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The students, she said, have been asked to submit evidence - videos, photos, medico-legal certificates of injuries - at the Kotwali Police Station, based on which the investigation will be conducted. The two-day event on Tuesday and Wednesday was cancelled after ABVP forced the organisers to withdraw the invite to Khalid , dubbing him "anti-national". Read More »

Post-poll Congress infighting adds to confusion

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Taking a cue from this, the Shiv Sena ministers announced that they carried resignation letters in their pockets and would walk out of government any moment if ordered by their leader. When pressed for clarification on the possibility pf Congress abstaining during mayoral election or fielding its own candidate, Nirupam refused to open his cards. Read More »

US President denounces racism, anti-Semitic threats

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Trump has engaged in anti-Semitic behavior, allowed anti-Semitic incidents to slide, and promoted anti-Semites to the highest positions of authority in his government. "Now need @whitehouse to share plans on how to "stop" it. ADL ready to help". After the president dodged queries from reporters last week, the White House issued a statement Monday night. Read More »

Keith Ellison Loses Tight Race for DNC Chairmanship

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Keith Ellison (D-Minn.), was a missed opportunity for the party. Harrison was a distant contender - far behind Perez and Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison . Speaking at the Conservative Political Action Conference on Thursday, White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon scoffed at calls for the president to moderate his positions while speaking on a panel with White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus, Trump's other top deputy. Read More »

Keith Ellison Defeated by Tom Perez for Democratic National Committee Chair

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Perez represents the establishment: he was the labor secretary under President Obama, and had the support of figures like former Vice President Joe Biden. In his time at the microphone, Ellison said the party needs a major shift after a decade of largely losing ground in Washington and the states. "And the reason I'm running is because we have to make sure that we providing help and partnership with the state parties". Read More »

Women's Six Nations: Scotland v Wales

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On this week's Oval Office Podcast, Rob Henderson tells us about Ireland's 12 potential Lions, Paddy Butler identifies weaknesses in the French game plan, Mako Vunipola discusses the challenge of facing Tadhg Furlong and historian David Toms relives Ireland's 2007 clash with England in Croke Park. Read More »

Anti-migrant protests in South Africa turn violent

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Ministry of Foreign Affairs spokesperson, Clement Aduku, who addressed the protesting students, appealed for calmness, saying the Federal Government was constructively engaging the South African government over the issue. The organizers of today's anti-immigrants march are not the only ones blaming foreign nationals for crime and stealing jobs. The Asawase MP recalled the contribution of Ghana to the South African liberation struggle and urged Ghana and other African nations to boycott all ... Read More »

Autopsy reveals what actually killed Kim Jong-un's half-brother

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How much of a dose can kill you? Kim was dead a short time later. Tens of thousands of passengers have passed through the airport since the apparent assassination was carried out. "And if he failed to turn up upon given this notice, then we will go to the next step by getting a warrant of arrest from the court", he told reporters. Read More »

Malaysia may issue warrant for DPRK diplomat over Kim Jong-nam death

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The agent used to kill Jong Nam is considered an extremely toxic substance used in chemical warfare as a nerve agent. "The airport was also found to be free from any form of contamination". This is only one of several twists and turns in an already weird story; in a moment reminiscent of a Black Mirror episode, a woman arrested for the murder reportedly thought she was participating in a TV prank show when she smeared him with the cream. Read More »

Donald Trump: Talk To El Chapo Before Building Your Great Border Wall

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The Mexican foreign minister made it clear that immigration would be at the top of the list of items to be discussed during meetings with the U.S. Cabinet secretaries. Mexican officials have flatly rejected the Trump administration's plan to deport to Mexico migrants caught illegally crossing the US southern border, regardless of nationality. Read More »

Perez wins race to lead national Democrats

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But during the second round Perez managed a win, garnering 235 votes to Ellison's 200. On Saturday, the Democratic National Committee elected former Labor Secretary Tom Perez as chairman of the group , as reported by The Hill . "Unity is essential. We gotta walk out of here with unity", Ellison told the party faithful before the vote. Democrats, now the clear minority party, hope to find redemption in the 2018 midterm elections, but first they must choose who will lead them out of ... Read More »

Is this the world's worst-ever competitive skier?

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The Venezuelan had only trained on wheels in the sun , after being denied entry to France by airport officials in Paris who did not believe his story and thought he was simply trying to escape his country. He said that cost him a "month of practice on the snow" - something that was clearly evident. "I only had 28 euros with me and the police accused me of trying to immigrate because things were going badly in my country", he said. Read More »

Race For DNC Chair Narrows Ahead Of Weekend Vote

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A civil rights lawyer by training, Perez served as a county councilman in Maryland, labor secretary in that state and assistant US attorney general for civil rights before becoming USA labor secretary in 2013. "The leaders of the Democratic Party missed an opportunity today". "I am asking you to give everything you've got to support Chairman Perez", Ellison told DNC members after the vote. Read More »

Syria vows 'retaliation' as attack jolts peace talks

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The aim is to end nearly six years of war by agreeing on the future governance of Syria, where the position of President Bashar al-Assad is stronger now than a year ago after government forces gained control of Aleppo with Russian military backing. Read More »