http://nairobinews.nation.co.ke/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/WhatsApp-Image-2018-02-20-at-00.39.25-524x350.jpg

Global News

Siaya Senator James Orengo and billionaire businessman Jimmy Wanjigi were barred by immigration officials from jetting to Zimbabwe, where they were set to attend the funeral of the country's opposition icon Morgan Tsvangirai. "You are ignoring court orders", the businessman complained. Besides revocation of travel documents, the government also withdrew security of some 141 NASA leaders and officials, a move that was also challenged in court.
  • Sessions orders review of FBI after shooting

    Sessions orders review of FBI after shooting

    Global News

    Ohio Governor John Kasich called the president's remarks "absurd". President Donald Trump opted not to golf at Mar-a-Lago on Saturday despite the handsome weather, citing respect for the victims of the Florida school shooting . Trump had been in contact with state and local officials over the previous days, including as recently as a morning briefing Friday. The entire thing has been a witch hunt.
  • Army awards 3 Parkland shooting victims with Medal of Heroism

    Army awards 3 Parkland shooting victims with Medal of Heroism

    Global News

    Wang has been credited with opening a classroom door to allow students escaping gunfire to seek shelter inside. During last week's shooting there that killed 17 people, Petty, Wang, and Duque all worked to protect their classmates. Fifteen-year-old Peter Wang was part of the JROTC program at Douglas. When his older cousin, Aaron Chen, who didn't speak English, moved to the USA from China, he made sure no one bullied him, according to the Miami Herald .
  • Anti-gun protest after Florida shooting

    Anti-gun protest after Florida shooting

    Global News

    President Donald Trump railed against Democrats on gun control Saturday, asking why they didn't pass legislation earlier. "Whether it's an elementary school in small-town CT or a high school in Florida , it's become apparent that school shootings are becoming an expected part of American life".
  • White House: Trump not blaming Federal Bureau of Investigation for Parkland shooting

    White House: Trump not blaming Federal Bureau of Investigation for Parkland shooting

    Global News

    But NBC News' Kristin Welker hit back at Sanders, claiming Trump has declined to press new sanctions that were approved by Congress in 2017, but Sanders noted that the claim, often repeated by Democrats on social media, is misleading. The next question Sanders faced was about a tweet Trump posted on Saturday that seemed to pin blame for the Parkland shooting on the FBI in general and the bureau's investigation of the Trump campaign for possible collusion with Russian Federation in particular.
  • Daughter Sets Up Father to be Carjacked by 2 Other Teens

    Daughter Sets Up Father to be Carjacked by 2 Other Teens

    Global News

    Before setting out, the Montgomery County teen met with two of her friends, a 15-year-old boy, and a 16-year-old boy and asked them if they wanted to earn $150. Deputies quickly detained the 16-year-old suspect who was still inside the vehicle and found a kitchen knife and a black and silver BB gun. The two suspects tied the victim up with the shoelaces and then took Mize home, officials said.
  • Rising number of Suffolk abuse cases revealed

    Rising number of Suffolk abuse cases revealed

    Global News

    Nationally officers were told about almost 65-thousand alleged sexual crimes against children past year - including 2,440 in the Thames Valley in 2016/17. "This has to change so children and young people who have been sexually abused can get the vital help they need to rebuild their lives". Peter Wanless, head of children's charity NSPCC which gathered the information, suggests the increase is because police forces are improving the way they record and process these crimes rather than ...
  • President Trump Pushes 'Low Cost' ALTERNATIVE to OBAMACARE — EMERGENCY BYPASS

    President Trump Pushes 'Low Cost' ALTERNATIVE to OBAMACARE — EMERGENCY BYPASS

    Global News

    The proposed rule said short-term plans could add more choices to the market at lower cost and may offer broader provider networks than Affordable Care Act plans in rural areas. The notice directs consumers to make sure they understand what the plan covers and doesn't cover. That, in turn, would cause subsidies for eligible policyholders in the ACA market to rise, costing the government $96 million to $168 million.
  • Red Sox owner Henry calls collusion talk 'ridiculous'

    Red Sox owner Henry calls collusion talk 'ridiculous'

    Global News

    Hours after Henry spoke, word spread that Boston had reached agreement with slugger J.D. Martinez on a $110 million, five-year contract. Martinez was among several prominent free agents still available over the weekend. If the Red Sox weren't going to plop down nine figures under those conditions, then maybe this Red Sox-Yankees rivalry wasn't what it once was. It was reported during the middle of January that Boston had offered Martinez a deal of close to $125 million for five years ...
  • Belarus Files Complaint As Ukraine Takes Olympic Skiing Gold

    Belarus Files Complaint As Ukraine Takes Olympic Skiing Gold

    Global News

    Skier Ivan Kovbasiuk in the giant slalom will get one last chance to prove himself at the Olympics. Jia's score came up less than half a point short of gold, 128.05. Olympic Athlete from Russia's (OAR) Ilia Burov secured the bronze medal with 122.17 points. Belarusian skiers had won gold at successive Olympics before Sunday's event in Pyeongchang.