Saturday, November 18, 2017

SEX TOYS AND ORGIES – Italian priest accused of going on vacations with female lovers

Father Andrea Contin, a 48-year-old parish priest at the church of San Lazzaro in Padua, is now under investigation after police received complaints from three of his parishioners. ______ PADUA, San Lazzaro, Italy - Sex toys and videos of the orgies have already been seized, and...

Global warming is responsible for the melting of mountain glaciers around the world, scientists say

There has been some debate in the scientific community about whether climate change was entirely to blame for ice melt. Since glaciers respond slowly to climate change and are susceptible to yearly weather changes, there has been some debate in the scientific community about whether...

Irma left 2 dead, 43 wounded on Saint Martin, government

The Dutch government on Friday raised its estimate of casualties caused on the Dutch part of the island of Saint Martin by Hurricane Irma to two dead, one of natural causes, and 43 wounded.

Benghazi attack suspect held for hearing — court

A man seized by US forces in Libya and accused of involvement in an attack that killed the US ambassador in Benghazi in 2012 made his first appearance in federal court on Friday in Washington, where he was ordered held until a hearing next...

Death toll climbs to 93 as M7.1 quake hits Mexico — officials

Death toll climbs to 93 as M7.1 quake hits Mexico, officials said. A powerful 7.1 earthquake has jolted central Mexico leaving scores of people dead and causing the collapse of dozens of buildings.

Suspicious package closes old York-Hampton Highway

York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office deputies have blocked off an area in the 1400 block of Old York-Hampton Highway after a suspicious package was reported, according to a sheriff’s office tweet, as cited by Williamsburg Yorktown Daily. The package was found in a vacant house, the tweet said. https://twitter.com/YorkPoquosonSO/status/908798840773505024 https://twitter.com/YorkPoquosonSO/status/908796813758648320 https://twitter.com/YorkPoquosonSO/status/908791859442540545

We already miss you. Thank you and goodbye: UK officially begun the process of leaving the EU

Britain's departure from the European Union is an "historic moment from which there can be no turning back", Theresa May has told MPs. ______ The prime minister said it was a "unique opportunity" to "shape a brighter future" for the UK. She was speaking after Britain's EU...

Russia cancels meeting with top US diplomat due to new sanctions

Russia has canceled a high-level meeting between Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov and US Undersecretary of State Thomas Shannon in response to Washington's new sanctions against Moscow, reported Russian media.  Ryabkov, in a statement posted on the site of Russia's Foreign Ministry on Wednesday,...

In Photos — Deadly truck bombing in Mogadishu, Somalia

A huge explosion from a truck bomb killed and wounded already 500 people in Somalia’s capital, police said Saturday, as shaken residents called it the most powerful blast they’d heard in years. Photos Credit --...

Rescuers saved 484 migrants from boats in the Mediterranean — Italy’s coast guard said

Rescuers saved 484 migrants from boats in the Mediterranean on Saturday and found the bodies of seven men who had died in the attempt to get to Europe, Italy’s coast guard said. More than 45,000 people have reached Italy by boat from North Africa this...

After high blood pressure, heart disease and insomnia, constant stress make you overweight: study

Constant stress has been linked to various physical and mental heath problems including high blood pressure, heart disease and insomnia. According to new research, days filled with stress may also increase your risk of becoming overweight. ______ The research, led by Sarah Jackson, a research associate at...

New US sanctions to harm both nations, Russia

Russian officials have warned that a new round of sanctions by the United States against Russia will backfire as it harms the interests of both nations. https://twitter.com/VOP_Today/status/889221758716452864 Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Monday that Russia was carefully watching the course of events that could lead to...

Civilian deaths from Afghan, US airstrikes up to 50% since 2016 — UN

Civilian casualties from Afghan and American airstrikes have risen more than 50 percent since last year, the United Nations said on Thursday. Troops have increased attacks on militants under a new strategy announced by US President Donald Trump in August. As of the end of September,...

Iran accused the US of playing with terrorism instead of fighting it

Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani has accused the US of playing with terrorism instead of fighting the scourge, calling for increased pressure against the promoters and sponsors of terrorist ideology, reported Iranian Press TV on Tuesday. Larijani made the remarks in an address to the...

US-led killed 700 civilian killed on Syria’s Raqqa — moniror

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights -- With every new day, Al-Raqqah loses more of its citizens and residents, those who have not had a choice of leaving the city, but they had to choose between two similar consequences, either death by the “Islamic...

Massacre in Afghanistan: Death toll rises to 80 following huge blast in Kabul

Sources say explosives were placed in a water tanker and detonated in the heart of the city during rush hour traffic.  The Ministry of Health has confirmed at least 80 people were killed and over 300 wounded in Wednesday’s truck bombing in down town Kabul. The...

At least 17 civilians killed in 2 suicide bomb attacks in Damascus, Syria

Seventeen civilians and policemen have been killed in two suicide bomb attacks in the Syrian capital Damascus. According to the Syrian interior minister, the attackers targeted a police station in the southern neighborhood of al-Midan and clashed with security forces there. The London-based monitor known...

Car bomb targets special forces in Khost, Afghanistan leaving 30 dead and wounded

Suicide car bomb targets special forces in Khost, Afghanistan, reports media on Saturday. There are some deaths in the attack according to local media. Afghan TOLOnews reported on Saturday that the governor's spokesman has not given details of casualties but a source at the scene...

Red Cross to cut back its presence in Afghanistan

The International Committee of the Red Cross will "drastically" cut back its operations in Afghanistan following attacks that have killed seven of its staff this year, the aid group said on Monday. The International Committee of the Red Cross says it will drastically reduce its...

Turkey ready to help refugees from Myanmar, President Erdogan

Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday during a summit of the Organization of Islamic Organization (OIC) on sciences and technologies, held in Astana, his country is ready to help refugees from Myanmar. "In Myanmar, our Muslim brothers experience very abusive treatment, they are...

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