Reputed Boss Of Gambino Crime Family Gunned Down In New York

Gambino crime family, was killed on Staten Island late Wednesday, the New York Police Department said. Although a blue pickup was reportedly spotted leaving the scene shortly after the shooting, authorities have not yet released details about a suspect. Cali was arrested in 2008 as part of a sweeping indictment by the Justice Department against organized crime. According to The Associated Press, he Six years later, Cali took over the Gambino crime family, replacing 68-year-old Domenico Cefalu, Gang Land News reported. Cali’s death was the first major shooting of a crime boss since 1985 when then-Gambino chief Paul Castellano was assassinated outside a steak house, Pix 11 reported. Castellano’s murder was arranged by John Gotti, who then took over as the family’s leader. Gotti …

Weeks after taking over Alabama newspaper that called for Klan to ‘ride again,’ black editor steps down

(CNN)An African-American woman who was named publisher and editor of the Alabama newspaper that recently urged the Ku Klux Klan to “night ride again” has stepped down, citing what she said was continuous and damaging interference by the paper’s owner. Sutton’s editorial sparked outrage around the country. “Time for the Ku Klux Klan to night ride again,” Sutton wrote. “Democrats in the Republican Party and Democrats are plotting to raise taxes in Alabama.” Sutton then fueled the controversy further, telling the Montgomery Advertiser that he urged the white supremacist group to “clean out D.C.” via lynchings. “We’ll get the hemp ropes out, loop them over a tall limb and hang all of them,” Sutton told the newspaper. He stressed that …

Pete Buttigieg Pens Message Of Love For Muslims: ‘Would Be Poorer Without You’

Friday’s terror attack at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand. Buttigieg hailed the diversity of the city as “its strength” and said it “would be poorer without you.” He concluded: Read Buttigieg’s full letter below: It followed a thread of three tweets in which Buttigieg wrote that “an attack on people as they pray peacefully, however they worship and wherever they are, is an attack on us all.” RELATED COVERAGE Washington Post Editorial Board Condemns Trump Response To New Zealand Shootings Jim Acosta: 'The White House Can’t Whitewash The White Nationalism' Journalist Waleed Aly Has Heartbreaking Response To New Zealand Shootings Jim Carrey Grieves Over New Zealand Shooting With Tear-Filled Self-Portrait Don Lemon Breaks Down Why He's Not Buying Trump's …

The false claim over countries having to join the euro

A five-year old newspaper headline – claiming that all European Union (EU) countries would have to adopt the euro after 2020 – was widely shared on Twitter over the weekend. The headline was originally shared by BrexitCentral, a pro-Brexit website whose editor-at-large is the former chief executive of Vote Leave, Matthew Elliott. One of those who retweeted the post was the former Work and Pensions Secretary and pro-Brexit Conservative MP Esther McVey. Image copyright Twitter Image caption Ms McVey’s Tweet was shared more than 1,000 times before being deleted So will all EU members have to adopt the euro? The short answer is no. Some European Union countries have negotiated “opt-outs” in areas of EU policy they do not want …

Why grounding 737 MAX jets is a big deal for Boeing

New York (CNN Business)The 737 MAX is Boeing’s most important plane, and China is Boeing’s most important market. That’s why China’s decision to ground all Boeing 737 MAX 8 jets operated by its airlines is so significant. Boeing has predicted that China will soon become the world’s first trillion-dollar market for jets. By 2037, Boeing estimates China will need 7,690 commercial jets to meet its travel demands. Airbus (EADSF) and Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China, or Comac, are vying with Boeing for the vast and rapidly growing Chinese market. Comac’s first plane, designed to compete with the single-aisle Boeing 737 MAX and Airbus A320, made its first test flight in 2017. It is not yet ready for commercial service, but …

‘Beverly Hills 90210’ And Soap Actor Jed Allan Dies At 84

“Beverly Hills 90210” actor Jed Allan, a soap opera veteran, died Saturday, just days after the death of “90210″ star Allan was 84. bold, sometimes insensitive nature often strained his relationship with his son,” but Ziering had nothing but kind words for the man behind the character. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Ian Ziering (@ianziering) on Mar 10, 2019 at 10:15am PDT the actor’s death on Facebook Saturday. Allan’s long career in soaps included stints on “Days of Our Lives,” in which he played Don Craig, and “Santa Barbara” as C.C. Capwell. After the latter show ended in 1993, he portrayed the recurring character Rush Sanders on “90210,” the iconic Fox drama about the lives of teens …

Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick keeps Juve’s Champions League dream alive

(CNN)Cristiano Ronaldo was under no illusions when he signed for Juventus last July. It was the first time Juventus had come back from a two-goal defeat in the first leg, prompting Ronaldo to tell Sky Italia: “Maybe that’s why Juventus signed me. To help it do things that it had never done before. This result is a great push for the future, we’re strong and we showed it.” Atletico must be sick of the sight of Ronaldo pushing for the future — he’s now scored a remarkable 25 goals in 33 games against the Spanish side. His winning strike — his eighth Champions League hat-trick — sparked wild celebrations inside Juventus Stadium and must have made those in the higher …

GOP Rep ‘Very Surprised’ By Tucker Carlson’s Vulgar Remarks

Fox News’ derogatory comments about women. On Sunday, posted on Twitter Sunday night, Carlson refused to apologize, chalking it up to him having been caught “saying something naughty.” If audiences really want to know what Carlson thinks, he said, they should tune in to his primetime weeknight broadcast. “This is not just a domestic issue here that we need to get better on ― this is a national security issue,” he argued, contending that societies that promote women’s rights don’t face issues with extremism.  Fox News has not yet offered any response to Carlson’s remarks.

GOP senators appear ready to block Trump border declaration

Since the Democratic-controlled House approved the measure last month, the Senate vote would force Trump to use a veto to protect his presidential campaign’s “Build the Wall” mantra over objections from his own party. “It was called turn out the lights, the party’s over,” said Sen. John Kennedy, R-La., recalling a favorite refrain of “Monday Night Football” announcers when a game was out of reach. “Well, that’s appropriate right now.” Senate passage of the resolution was all but ordained Wednesday after the collapse of efforts by the White House and GOP senators to reach compromise on separate legislation by Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, limiting presidents’ powers to declare emergencies in the future. Republican lawmakers had hoped a deal on that …

2020 rankings: It’s now or never for Democrats who want to be president

(CNN)Since Monday, four candidates have made their final go/no-go decisions about the 2020 Democratic presidential race. THE POINT — NOW ON YOUTUBE! In each episode of his weekly YouTube show, Chris Cillizza will delve a little deeper into the surreal world of politics. Click to subscribe! The rapid-fire decisions made by that quartet of candidates speaks to how quickly the 2020 race has gone from a standstill to a dead sprint. The battle for key early-state operatives is on. The fight for online dollars is joined. And any candidate not in the race by now runs the risk of getting lapped. 2. Joe Biden: No one confounds us more than the former vice president. Biden continues to lead national polling …

Rare ‘white red kite’ spotted by farmer

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionWhite red kite is spotted over Powys farmland A rare white-coloured kite has been spotted in Powys. However, it is unclear whether it is a leucist (white red kite), of which there are only about six in Wales, or an albino kite. Farmer Sioned Thomas, of Abercegir, near Machynlleth, spotted it while feeding sheep on Tuesday. Wildlife presenter Iolo Williams said albino kites were also “extremely rare”, and it was “impossible” to tell from a video which it was. “I saw this big white bird, just above me and it stood out straight away, because it was completely white,” said Ms Thomas. Image caption Farmer Sioned Thomas initially thought it was a …

Brexit has radicalized the UK’s political class

(CNN)Remember the days when British politics was like its weather and its food? Safely predictable, frequently disappointing, seldom extreme? Those days of moderation are behind us. The fish and chips haven’t changed, but everything else has. Stable, dependable Britain has become dangerously unhinged. So, what about that no-deal scenario? If, three years ago, you had predicted that the Prime Minister would be threatening an entirely voluntary policy that crashed the economy and necessitated food and medicine shortages, most sensible people would have laughed in your face. But this really is happening. The government has issued exhaustive guidelines, itemizing how our lives will change, and the health secretary has refused to guarantee that people will not die. If there is no …

Trump admin seeks to zero out Syria stabilization fund

Washington (CNN)With the Syrian Civil War entering its ninth year this month, the Trump administration is proposing to zero out all new US funding for stabilization efforts in the country. Boyle points out the plan, which is contained in the administration’s State Department budget proposal, would hurt efforts to secure the release of American citizens being detained in Syria. As of last summer, the US had spent a total of $90 million in northeast Syria on counter-ISIS stabilization efforts, according to the former anti-ISIS envoy, Brett McGurk. That money had been spent on projects including efforts to get clean water running, supporting schools so that students can return, clearing extensive rubble and demining areas so they are livable for returning …