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Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams admits corruption, will resign

Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams admits corruption, will resign

Judge Paul Diamond said because Williams has a history of being untruthful, the judge does not trust that Williams would not pose a flight risk ahead of his sentencing date. In its place, government lawyers confabbed with defense lawyers, papers were shuffled and signed between both sides for an hour and a half before Williams walked into the courtroom.


Not Negotiable: North Korea Sticks to Its Guns on Nuclear Weapons

Not Negotiable: North Korea Sticks to Its Guns on Nuclear Weapons

South Korean intelligence services told lawmakers recently that the moves of US and South Korean forces make Kim "extremely nervous", according to the Korea Herald. USA student Otto Warmbier has died on June 19, just a week after returning home in a coma following imprisonment in North Korea. Beijing has been pressuring South Korean businesses operating in China following the increased cooperation between the United States and South Korea on THAAD , which was deployed in April, before the ...


Delhi govt staff, 3 others held for 'inciting mob' to kill Junaid

Delhi govt staff, 3 others held for 'inciting mob' to kill Junaid

The incident happened between Ballabgarh and Mathura stations. Asked if the person who had stabbed Junaid had been nabbed, the SP said the "prime accused" was still at large. According to a Times of India report, the group passed several communal abuses and humiliated the brothers, asking them to get out of the train. All four were thrashed all the way from Tughlakabad to the Ballabhgarh railway station and were attacked with sharp-edged weapons and later thrown out of the train at ...


Panel agrees to cut off war authorization

Panel agrees to cut off war authorization

Lee wants to force a debate on a new war authorization, and some Republicans agree that debate is a good idea. "This should be bipartisan, this is about our country, this is about our troops, this is about Congress and our constitutional ability to do our job", Lee said , calling the AUMF "overly broad".


Auto ploughs towards crowd outside mosque in 'vengeance attack'

Auto ploughs towards crowd outside mosque in 'vengeance attack'

Reports in Paris say other motorists lined up their cars to protect pedestrians after the 4x4 ploughed into a barrier and attempted to mount the kerb. One man died in London recently after a vehicle was driven into worshipers outside a mosque in Finsbury Park. A NY native & proud couch potato who loves all things pop culture.