stayontheblack.com

World

WH Aide Omarosa Has Tense Exchange at Black Journalist Convention

But when moderator Ed Gordon , a Bounce TV host, asked about a speech President Donald Trump gave recently to police officers in NY in which he encouraged officers to use force against suspects, Manigault deflected. "It was that she was added at the 11th hour and it was unclear whether we would be able to discuss substantive issues regarding the administration and its policing policies".

World

Unite The Right Rally Sparks Protests in Charlottesville: What You Should Know

Police took the vehicle's driver into custody. Reports indicated that the march started at just after 9:30 pm (UTC) and lasted up to 20 minutes, eventually ending after clashes with counter-protestors. Former KKK grand wizards David Duke , who attended the demonstration, said the goals of the white supremacists were shared by Donald Trump . Large crowds are also expected in downtown Charlottesville on Saturday, the city said, with high numbers of protesters demonstrating against ...

World

Gorakhpur tragedy: What is encephalitis, causes and treatment

At least 23 children died on Thursday, and 11 the next day, at the Baba Raghav Das Hospital, sited in Gorakhpur district of northern Uttar Pradesh, India's most populated state. "As far as the complaint regarding non-payment of dues to the company supplying the oxygen is concerned, it is a matter of inquiry". Stating that the exact toll was not available with the opposition, Yadav said, "We have received information that as the children were dying, their families were being taken out of ...

World

Armed police swoop on Manchester budget hotel in dramatic raid

Reports say a number of eyewitnesses heard loud screams in the area before police and rescue services arrived at the scene. According to the Manchester Evening News the infant was sadly killed at the scene after he was stuck twice by the vehicle believed to a Toyota Rav-4.

World

Planet's Hottest Year on Record

The New York Times was forced to issue a correction on Wednesday after a much-hyped report on the Trump administration supposedly attempting to hide a climate change report didn't live up to the expectations they claimed. Winter sea ice locking in Nome for the winter. What's more , it ties several recent extreme weather events to that temperature rise. A total of 468 scientists from 64 countries who worked on the report concluded: "Major indicators of climate change continued to ...

World

As Kenya votes, some fear repeat of past election violence

Violence has also been reported in the vicinity of the country's capital, Nairobi , and in various shantytowns surrounding the city, most notably Mathare. Raw polling data published on its website says that with nearly all of results in, Mr Kenyatta - who is seeking a second term - is leading with about 54.3%, to Mr Odinga's 44.8% share of the vote.

World

Portugal safe from contaminated eggs

Eggs contaminated with insecticide fipronil have been found across 15 European Union countries as well as Hong Kong and Switzerland , sparking a row over how long Belgian and Dutch authorities have known about the contamination. The current scare has many retailers pulling the toxic eggs from shelves, despite them not being a major health threat, reports News .com.au. It insisted there is "no need" for people to stop eating eggs.

World

Republicans would back postponing election if Trump asked

Forty-seven percent believe Trump won the popular vote. Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton received almost three million more popular votes than Trump, even though the Republican candidate prevailed in the electoral vote. Those who believed the previous election was influenced by voter fraud were more inclined to support the postponement of future elections. Of course this is still hypothetical.

World

Canadian pastor freed by North Korea healthy, 'not in critical condition': family

Lim, who had visited North Korea dozens of times since 1997, was serving a life sentence of hard labour after he was arrested and convicted in 2015 of "crimes against the state". This week, Trudeau said a Canadian government delegation led by the country's national security adviser travelled to North Korea to discuss Lim's imprisonment.

World

Sanzioni Onu, Corea del Nord contro Usa: "Pagheranno prezzo maggiore"

Secondo quanto comunicato, le sanzioni sarebbero l'esito di un " odioso complotto degli Usa per isolare e soffocare " la Corea del Nord . La Corea del Nord conferma che a giorni lancerĂ  quattro missili nel mare vicino all'Isola di Guam, territorio statunitense nel Mare delle Filippine e sede di importanti installazioni militari americane, con bombardieri strategici e circa 163.000 tra militari e civili.

World

Trump's latest Twitter target: Mitch McConnell over health care

After McConnell suggested that Trump had " excessive expectations " about what could be accomplished on Capitol Hill, the president tweeted : "Senator Mitch McConnell said I had " excessive expectations ", but I don't think so". Gingrich said it was "goofy" for Republicans to be turning against one another, and that given the complexity of the issue he believes it could take between three and five years and as many as a dozen legislative attempts to replace the Affordable Care Act .

World

Nawaz Sharif Embarks on Rally to Lahore, Likely to Hold Roadshow

Nawaz Sharif is leading a PML-N rally from Islamabad to Lahore via the Grand Trunk Road. The former prime minister of Pakistan , Muhammad Nawaz Sharif, is going to call on the people of Pakistan to decide for themselves whether he is guilty of the crimes he has been charged with.

World

Russian Federation aims to cut dependence on United States payment systems

The U.S. wants to retain ties with Russian Federation despite alleged interference in the U.S. presidential election , Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Monday. 'It is a stance on Russian Federation that is mostly negative and we see how the compliance with the proposals, ideas and concepts that took Trump to office is stuck.

World

China, Philippines urged to abide by maritime ruling

While China is the most active in terms of building up the territories it controls, both the Philippines and Vietnam have begun to follow Beijing's lead. Vietnam is on its own to have stronger language on the South China Sea. "There's still no consensus", a diplomat said earlier during the weekend, according to Agence France-Presse.

World

Venezuela Assembly Declares Itself Top Government Body

Zeid warned that "these violations have occurred amid the breakdown of the rule of law in Venezuela , with constant attacks by the Government against the National Assembly and the Attorney-General's Office". "The Constituent Assembly got off on the right foot", Maduro said on Sunday. The Supreme Court said she would be investigated for what it called serious violations and offenses.

World

Sensex plunges over 216 points, ends below 32000-mark

On global front, as per Reuters, Asian shares and United States stock futures slipped and investors piled into havens such as U.S. Treasuries, gold and the yen as tensions on the Korean peninsula escalated, with Pyongyang saying it is considering plans to attack Guam.

World

Trump's Views On America's Opioid Crisis Are Completely Wrong - Here's Why

Trump said Tuesday that he is not declaring a national emergency over the intensifying opioid crisis as suggested by a commission he himself organized. "If they do start, it's awfully tough to get off", Trump said. "The best way to prevent drug addiction and overdoses is to prevent people from abusing drugs in the first place", he said.

World

Mayo Clinic Named Best Hospital In Nation For 2nd Time

Medicine said. U.S. News & World Report ranked the Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville as the best hospital in Florida. "For almost three decades, we've strived to make hospital quality more transparent to health care consumers nationwide", said Ben Harder, managing editor and chief of health analysis at U.S.

World

Korea will be met with fire and fury

The Washington Post first reported that the nation had such capability, based on a Defense Intelligence Agency assessment read to the newspaper it verified with two USA officials. The Donald Trump administration (and its supporters) is giving itself a high-five over the passage of U.N. Security Council Resolution 2371, which imposes harsh new economic sanctions on North Korea.

World

Australia's parliament could legalise gay marriage if referendum gets go-ahead

Goss said . In June 2015, Federal Member for Gippsland Darren Chester became the first Nationals MP to support same-sex marriage. "It won't be me only, the whole show would blow up", Broad told the Sunraysia Daily newspaper. Opposition Leader Bill Shorten said Labor would not support the plebiscite . Tasmanian crossbench senator Jacqui Lambie, who voted in favour of the plebscite last November, said she would not support a postal vote.

World

'Sanctuary city' Chicago sues Trump administration

Todd gets reaction from Robert Law, Government Relations Director for FAIR, the Federation for American Immigration Reform. In a letter to Sessions, Republican Albuquerque Mayor Richard Berry denied that New Mexico's largest city is a sanctuary for immigrants living in the country illegally and said he has been trying to work with immigration authorities since taking office in 2009.

World

Ride Manufacturer Reveals The Cause Of Deadly Ohio State Fair Accident

The Netherlands-based KMG International said in a statement that excessive corrosion was found on the inside of the gondola support beam, dangerously reducing the metal arm's thickness over the years. The ride, which was 18 years old, was reportedly inspected several times before and during the fair. His family has filed a wrongful death lawsuit.

World

South African MPs To Use Secret Ballot In Vote On Zuma

She said she would not recuse herself from preceding over the motion as requested by some opposition parties, saying this had "no constitutional basis and is legally misplaced". The main opposition Democratic Alliance party urged ANC lawmakers to vote Zuma out. While the removal of Jacob Zuma will not solve every problem in our nation, it would be the beginning of a national rebuilding project that is urgently required.

World

King Abdullah II Chopper Lands in Ramallah for Talks with Abbas

It comes amid tensions between Israel and Abbas over a Jerusalem holy site, and Israel and Jordan over an incident in which an Israeli security guard in Amman killed two Jordanians after one of them attacked him. It is the Jordanian royal's first visit in five years to the city of Ramallah, a Palestinian official said. Jordan, which is the custodian of the site, reacted angrily to the new measures, while Palestinians responded with days of protests.

World

Manhunt Underway in Mo. After Police Officer Fatally Shot During Traffic Stop

Michael had been with the police department for less than one year, Lowe said . "In a small community, the police department is very tight-knit, so it's obviously devastating for the family and also for the police department", Lowe said.