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Gang Riot Leaves 28 Dead In Mexico Prison

Gang Riot Leaves 28 Dead In Mexico Prison

Three more inmates were wounded in the violence, Mr Alvarez said. A security cordon has now been set up around Las Cruces federal prison in Acapulco as state police have regained control , working with riot police and the army . Acapulco is the biggest city in Guerrero, one of Mexico's most lawless states and a centre for opium poppy production. Last February, a brawl inside a jail in the northern industrial city of Monterrey , between inmates aligned with the Zetas and Gulf ... Read More

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China Blames India for Misleading Its Citizens Over Sikkim Standoff

China Blames India for Misleading Its Citizens Over Sikkim Standoff

India's position is that since there was no plan for a Modi-Xi meeting on the sidelines of the summit, the question of whether the atmosphere is or isn't right is entirely moot. The latest dispute flared up in June after Chinese teams began building a road on territory also claimed by Bhutan. China denies there was any territorial dispute with Bhutan, but Bhutan has rebutted China's claim and protested China's action and sought India's help. Read More

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Communist Party-run newspaper cautions Chinese investors amid border tension with India

Communist Party-run newspaper cautions Chinese investors amid border tension with India

The controversy began when India opposed China's plan to extend a border road through a disputed plateau which Bhutan recognizes as Doklam, while China claims it's a part of its Donglang region. Although China and Bhutan have spent decades negotiating the precise border without serious incident, the tiny Himalayan kingdom sought help this time from its longtime ally, India, which sent troops onto the plateau to obstruct Chinese workers. Read More

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Chelsea legend Terry is a Villan

In its first season in the Championship the club finished in 12th place, but will be expected to challenge for promotion under manager Steve Bruce in 2017-18. "There's a lot of factors to hopefully serve me well in the future". This indicates that the 12-month deal could well be his last in football. 'I think he is getting that balance between wanting to continue to play at a good level but at the same time not wanting to pull at his heartstrings really because it was hard for him ... Read More

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White House male employees paid more than women

White House male employees paid more than women

While the White House staff is comprised of 47 percent females and 53 percent males, the evenly-split staff still experiences a disparity, which is also due to the fact that women are employed in lower-ranking jobs. Last month, Mr Trump declared that Mr Cohn, who has assets valued at $252 million to $611 million, "went from massive pay days to peanuts". But personnel in Trump's White House generally cost more than those in Obama's, with a median salary of $89,000 compared to the $73,051 ... Read More

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Donald Trump Ponders The Finer Points Of

Donald Trump Ponders The Finer Points Of "Fake", "Fraud" & "Presidential"

This morning, the president of the United States used his favorite media platform for addressing the public to remind us of just how little respect he has for women - especially women in the press. NY magazine's Gabriel Sherman reports that according to "three sources familiar with the private conversations", Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner was in contact with Scarborough about a then-upcoming Enquirer story about Scarborough's not-yet-public relationship with Brzezinski. Read More

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Federal Bureau of Investigation arrest suspect in case of missing Chinese scholar

Federal Bureau of Investigation arrest suspect in case of missing Chinese scholar

Some 5,600 Chinese students are enrolled at the university - more than at any other college in the nation - and Zhang's disappearance fed anxieties of families of Chinese students studying in the U.S. Evidence and statements collected by the FBI and police reportedly appear to indicate Zhang was murdered, though Christensen has not been charged with that, at this point in the ongoing investigation. Read More

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Tennessee Drops Case Against Teens Accused Of Causing Deadly Wildfire

Tennessee Drops Case Against Teens Accused Of Causing Deadly Wildfire

The teens, who are 15 and 17, were charged with starting the Chimney Tops fire, which spread into the Smoky Mountains, into Sevier County and into Gatlinburg, killing 14 people and injuring 200 more . After reviewing the documents, both the State Attorney General's Office and the U.S. Attorney's Office advised that it was their respective opinions that the State of Tennessee does not have jurisdiction to prosecute criminal acts that occur wholly within the boundaries of the Great Smoky ... Read More

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GST implementation won't affect Smartphones pricing in India

GST implementation won't affect Smartphones pricing in India

Cable and DTH services: TV lovers will have a good time post-GST as Tax incidence on Cable and DTH services is believed to go down under the GST regime as entertainment tax levied by states will be subsumed under the tax regime. Luxury items including motorcycles, perfume and shampoo, which account for about 19 per cent of all taxable items, will be taxed at 18 per cent or higher. Read More

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Federal Bureau of Investigation agent charged with lying about shooting of OR occupier

Federal Bureau of Investigation agent charged with lying about shooting of OR occupier

An FBI agent is facing federal charges for allegedly lying about his role in the deadly shooting of Robert "LaVoy" Finicum in OR, an Arizona rancher killed at a wildlife refuge during an armed standoff with authorities in 2016. Oregon State Police troopers shot and killed Finicum at that point. Bretzing, who has since retired, said the indictment also reinforces anti-government militia conspiracy theories about federal agents. Read More

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South Korea Has No Plans to Reverse Deployment of US-Backed THAAD

South Korea Has No Plans to Reverse Deployment of US-Backed THAAD

His nomination of Park Sang-ki, a legal scholar, came 11 days after his earlier candidate Ahn Kyong-whan withdrew after revelations he forged an ex-girlfriend's seal on a marriage licence application when he was young. Samsung said it plans to spend $380 million to construct a new home appliance factory in SC and $1.5 billion at its semiconductor plant in Texas. North Korea has continued to develop and test nuclear and ballistic missiles despite several sanctions imposed on it by the United ... Read More

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Travel ban, church-state case await action by Supreme Court

Travel ban, church-state case await action by Supreme Court

Instead, the Court explains in an unsigned order joined by six justices, the ban is now only halted with respect to "foreign nationals who have a credible claim of a bona fide relationship with a person or entity in the United States". Justice Neil Gorsuch , Mr. Trump's nominee who was confirmed in April, is taking part in the highest-profile issue yet in his three months on the court. Read More

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Sears announces Southridge store closing

Sears announces Southridge store closing

The store will close to the public in mid-September and the Sears Auto Center will close in late July. The 20 closings bring the company's total so far this year to 236, or roughly 17% of the stores it had in January. The company acknowledged in March that there was "substantial doubt" it would survive on its own, though CEO Eddie Lampert has since blasted critics and said Sears is "fighting like hell" to carry on. Read More

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