All the atrocities Saudi Arabia committed before outrage over Jamal Khashoggi’s death reached a fever pitch

Ulet Ifansasti/Getty Images The disappearance and death of journalist and Saudi critic Jamal Khashoggi has thrust Saudi Arabia back into a global spotlight that centers directly on the Kingdom’s troubled human-rights record. And because Khashoggi once enjoyed a level of proximity to the Saudi royal court, he was particularly outspoken about the Saudi leadership’s worst […]

Erdogan committed to Russian energy projects after Turkish election victory

Russian President Vladimir Putin congratulated his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan on his re-election. They discussed energy projects between the nations and Erdogan has confirmed Ankara’s commitment to the initiatives. Read more “The presidents confirmed their mutual interest in expanding partnership between the two countries and noted as priorities joint strategic energy projects, including the […]

North Korea is committed to a summit with Trump and ‘complete denuclearization,’ South Korea’s president says

South Korea Presidential Blue House/Yonhap via Associated Press South Korea’s president said Saturday that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is committed to a US summit and “complete denuclearization.” South Korean President Moon Jae-in met Kim at the border on Saturday to discuss the summit, which was canceled by Trump the previous day. Trump said […]

‘LeBron just committed murder’

YOU’VE got to be kidding. LeBron James once again proved he’s the top dog in the NBA with an atmospheric dunk to skittle the Portland Trail Blazers’ defence during their Friday clash (AEDT). In what is being described as the 33-year-old’s best dunk of his 15-year NBA career, James launched himself toward the hoop with […]

Committed investments in Russia’s Far East exceed $63bn

The special economic zone and preferences in Russia’s Far East have warmed foreign investor interest in the region, according to Deputy Prime Minister Yury Trutnev. Talking during the Day of the Korean Investor in Vladivostok, he told TASS that more than 1,200 investors have already benefited from the preferences. Read more He said that 18 […]

Chairman Beattie: ‘I’m committed to expanding’

Video Chairman Beattie: ‘I’m committed to expanding’4:25 NRL: Peter Beattie talks to the press about his role as ARL Chairman, and where he sees the game heading in the future. February 21st 2018 2 minutes ago /display/ news and galleries/NRL News/ NRL News Chairman Beattie: ‘I’m committed to expanding’4:25 February 21st 2018 3 minutes ago […]

Trump campaign ad says Democrats are ‘complicit in every murder committed by illegal immigrants’

Reuters/Mike Blake The Trump campaign released an ad Saturday announcing its intention to blame Democrats for murders committed by unauthorized immigrants. The ad came on the first day of a government shutdown, caused in part by deadlocked negotiations on immigration policies. But Democrats said Saturday they offered Trump funding for the border wall, only to […]

Ys VIII shows NIS America remains committed to bringing Japanese RPGs to Steam

If the Super Nintendo and then the PlayStation consoles were the best place for role-playing games from Japan years ago, the PC is a part of that lineage now. Publisher NIS America revealed today that is launching the Steam version of Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana on January 30. Developer Falcom is also planning a […]

GOP baseball gunman committed ‘act of terrorism’ after ‘casing’ park for months – report

The gunman who fired at GOP lawmakers at a baseball field in Alexandria, Virginia, was “fueled by rage against Republican legislators” after the 2016 presidential election and “decided to commit an act of terrorism,” a new report finds. Bryan Porter, the Commonwealth’s Attorney for the city of Alexandria, found in his investigation that James Hodgkinson, […]