EX-TRUMP adviser Roger Stone got into some hot water when he posted an Instagram which received a lot of backlash for which he had to apologise and later delete. But what Instagram post did he delete and is Robert Mueller investigating him? Here's what we know. Who is Roger Stone? Roger Stone was born on August 27, 1952 in Connecticut. He is an American political consultant, lobbyist and has worked on campaigns for high profile Republicans such as Richard Nixon, Ronald Reagan and Trump. Stone is a self-described “dirty trickster” who has described his campaign strategy as “Attack, attack, attack – never defend” and “Admit nothing, deny everything, launch counterattack”. In 1980, he cofounded a Washington DC-based lobbying firm called Black, Manafort, Stone with Paul Manafort and Charles Black. It was later called Black, Manafort, Stone and Kelly and became a leading lobbying firm by leveraging its White House connections to … [Read more...] about Who is Roger Stone, what Instagram post did he delete and is Mueller investigating him?
LAS Vegas is covered in snow for the first time in a decade as the giant Winter Storm Petra sweeps across the Nevada desert. The desert is already blanketed in white, and the National Weather Service are reporting more is due later in the week. The nearby Spring Mountains may get as much as 8-12 inches before the storm has passed, according to the Last Vegas Review Journal. But the chill in Vegas is only the tip of the iceberg, with weather experts warning at least 220 million people - 60 per cent of the population - will be affected by blizzards and huge snow drifts from Petra. SIXTY PERCENT OF AMERICANS AFFECTED The weather bomb has already dumped more than a foot of the white stuff in some parts of the West Coast and is drifting to the east where it is expected to bring even harsher conditions. Experts at AccuWeather say Storm Petra is forecast to impact parts of 39 US states, including every state east of the Mississippi River. Some 14 inches of snow has already fallen in … [Read more...] about Las Vegas covered in snow for first time in a decade as giant Winter Storm Petra sweeps across Nevada desert
VANDALS have desecrated 90 Jewish graves with Swastikas and other Nazi graffiti ahead of marches in France, as thousands prepared to rally against anti-Semitism. French President Emmanuel Macron visited the cemetery today in the village of Quatzenheim, near the city of Strasbourg, following the overnight vandalism. He slammed the crime as "odious" after walking through a gate daubed with a swastika as he entered the graveyard. Mr Macron said: "We will take action, we will use the law to punish" – referring to legislation aimed at fighting anti-Semitism. The blue and yellow graffiti was found on scores of graves in part of the cemetery set aside for the local Jewish community in an area which suffered massively during the Holocaust. France’s Interior Minister also denounced the "repugnant act", in a country that collaborated with the Nazis in the Holocaust during the Second World War Occupation. Quatzenheim is close to the German border, and during the conflict local … [Read more...] about Thugs scrawl swastikas on gravestones at Jewish cemetery in France just hours before mass rally against anti-Semitism
Emily Schmall, Associated Press Updated 8:47 am PST, Tuesday, February 19, 2019 Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is hugged by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, back to camera, as he receives him at the airport in New Delhi, India, Tuesday, Feb.19, 2019. Prince Mohammed arrived in India after visiting Pakistan, which New Delhi blames for a suicide bombing attack last week that killed at least 40 Indian soldiers in disputed Kashmir. less Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is hugged by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, back to camera, as he receives him at the airport in New Delhi, India, Tuesday, Feb.19, 2019. Prince Mohammed ... more Photo: Manish Swarup, AP Photo: Manish Swarup, AP Image 1 of / 5 Caption Close Image 1 of 5 Saudi Arabia's Crown … [Read more...] about Saudi Crown Prince arrives in India amid row with Pakistan
IPOH 19 Feb. - Pengerusi Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (Bersatu) Perak, Datuk Seri Ahmad Faizal Azumu berkata, pembubaran beberapa jawatankuasa bahagian parti itu di negeri ini adalah sah. Menurutnya, keputusan pembubaran tersebut dibuat dalam mesyuarat tertinggi parti itu yang diputuskan secara bersama. "Saya turut hadir dalam mesyuarat pimpinan tertinggi parti yang membubarkan beberapa jawatankuasa bahagian di Perak dan ialah adalah keputusan bersama, bukan keputusan satu dua orang," katanya. Beliau berkata demikian dalam sidang akhbar selepas majlis memperkenalkan model bisnes baharu taman tema animasi Movie Animation Park Studios (MAPS) di Bandar Meru Raya di sini hari ini. Mengenai beberapa ketua bahagian yang enggan menerima pembubaran tersebut, Ahmad Faizal yang juga Menteri Besar berkata, ia terpulang kepada mereka yang terlibat. Katanya, beliau tidak boleh berbuat apa-apa namun parti akan bergerak dengan kapasiti yang ada. "Parti belum melalui proses pemilihan, jadi buat … [Read more...] about Notis pembubaran sah