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Authorities Name Man Who Allegedly Jumped White House Fence

Authorities Name Man Who Allegedly Jumped White House Fence

After scaling a fence, the suspect was arrested by the US Secret Service after the late Friday incident in the nation's capital, according to the Washington Post. He was charged with unlawful entry and will be arraigned in federal court Monday. The US President was informed about the incident and the White House was placed on high alert.


Nicola Sturgeon Scottish lawmakers to vote on new independence referendum

Nicola Sturgeon Scottish lawmakers to vote on new independence referendum

Presiding Officer Ken Macintosh told politicians in Holyrood that the debate was being suspended as "an expression of our support for our sister Parliament" in London. "There can not be a referendum until people know what they're voting for, until the Brexit process is complete and they know both what the United Kingdom and what independence looks like", she added.


Eurovision: Ukraine bans Russian singer over Crimea visit

Eurovision: Ukraine bans Russian singer over Crimea visit

Ukraine has banned Yulia Samoilova , Russia's entry in the Eurovision song contest, from entering the country, ruling out her participation in the contest. The singer and composer's road to Eurovision has already been rocky. Eurovision rules proscribe political song lyrics, but the annual contest can carry a strong political message.



Gorsuch forced to defend decision in frozen trucking case

The company policy required the trucker to stay with his trailer alongside of the road until help could get there. Maddin had waited hours in the unheated truck after calling for roadside assistance, and said he grew numb and had slurred speech.



Ukrainian lawmaker accuses former Trump aide of hiding money

The documents included an invoice that appeared to show $750,000 funneled through an offshore account and disguised as payment for computers. After leaving Ukraine, Manafort became Trump's election campaign chairman, but was forced to resign last August when his name was found on a secret handwritten register that showed who was paid how much by Yanukovich's party.


Israeli tank shelling kill youth, wounds 2 others in Gaza

Israeli tank shelling kill youth, wounds 2 others in Gaza

The ministry demanded that the worldwide community and human rights groups " stand in the face of Israeli aggression", and stressed "the necessity of prosecuting the Israeli occupation for its crimes that violate all global laws and regulations".