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US Officials Say North Korea Capable of Hitting US in 2018

The launch is expected to be similar to the recent July 4 test of the Hwasong-14 missile , which flew for 37 minutes before splashing down in the Sea of Japan. United Nations resolutions were clear when it came to North Korean missile launches and...

Trump may support Russian Federation sanctions legislation

If an agreement couldn't be reached, possible damaging consequences might affect Europe's transport, mining, and finance sectors, not to mention the energy companies, including those working on realizing the Nord Stream 2 pipeline project between Ger...

California teen driver arrested after fatal crash she reportedly livestreamed

Obdulia is being held on vehicular manslaughter while under the influence and DUI charges in the Merced County Jail. Seja only suffered some cuts to her legs, but she lost a friend she met seven months ago on Instagram - the same platform that ...

European Union urges Israel, Jordan to cooperate on security in Jerusalem

Livni said tactical differences over controversial security measures at a sensitive Jerusalem holy site - imposed after a deadly shooting of two Israeli police officers - have deteriorated into something far worse. As protesters gathered Frida...

New Yorkers Rally to Express Solidarity with Palestinians

Three Palestinians were killed in the clashes with Israeli security forces that ensued, and hundreds were injured. Incensed at what they perceive as a violation of delicate decades-old access arrangements at Islam's third-holiest site, many Pa...

Minneapolis police chief resigns after death of Australian

State investigators say they've interviewed a witness who was near the alley where a Minneapolis police officer shot and killed an unarmed Australian woman last weekend. They overwhelmed the lone security guard tasked with stopping them outside t...

Filipino president says will never visit 'lousy America'

With the election of Donald Trump to the White House, many analysts suggested that their apparent similarities could see closer ties restored . He added: "There will never be a time during my administration that I'll be going to America or thereaf...

Pentagon Chief Says He Thinks Daesh Leader Al-Baghdadi Is Alive

The Times , Trump claimed, ruined a plot to kill ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, calling it the newspaper's "sick agenda over National Security". Since 2014, many rumors circulated about his potential death, but none of them has never been confi...

Trump helps commission $12.9B aircraft carrier USS Gerald R Ford

The Ford , built by Huntington Ingalls Industries Inc., isn't expected to be ready for combat deployment for at least four years, having yet to complete its navigation and cyber-security inspections. "It's opening the envelope for future aircraft ...

Pak SC reserves ruling on Sharif

The records have been attested by Dubai authorities in which it is stated that the Sharif family sold 25pc of its Ahli Steel Mills shares on 14th April 1980. Sharif, 67, has rejected all the allegations of corruption against him and his family. The...

Netanyahu in talks with Jordanian king to end Temple Mount crisis

Jordan's stance is that anything installed at the site must be approved by the Waqf, or Muslim administration, and can not change the status quo, said the official. He also warned of a "deterioration of the security situation" if the measures conti...

Arsenal hold their nerve to beat Bayern Munich 3-2 on penalties

James Rodriguez saw five chances at a first Bayern goal repelled by the veteran goalkeeper , whose efforts were rewarded in the 94th minute when Alex Iwobi headed home after a fine Arsenal move. The North London based outfit will take on Premi...

Pak news report of attack on India 'fake', says Chinese media

The People's Liberation Army has carried out a live-fire, brigade-level military exercise on the Tibet plateau which borders India. The ruling Communist Party of China has issued a stern warning to neighboring India, with which it is engaged in a...

Donald Trump more popular than Hillary Clinton

Just 28 per cent of those polled said they think Trump is making significant progress toward his goals, while 55 per cent think otherwise. Trump's overall approval rating was down from 42 percent in April. The U.S. Secret Service on Sunday denied...

Martin Landau, actor - obituary

Landau had been a cartoonist before starting his acting career in the '50s. Landau quit " Mission: Impossible " after three seasons in 1969 due to a contract dispute, according to THR . He attended Tribeca Film Festival in NY last spring, where hi...

Police Release Sketch Of Person Believed Connected To Delphi Murders

Fourteen-year-old Liberty German vanished with 13-year-old Abigail Williams on February 13 while hiking a trail near their hometown of Delphi. They do not know his eye color. Anyone with information about the slayings or the person in the sketch is...

Skydiver kills self by not opening parachute

His wife said that he appeared normal prior to jumping. Police searched the area around Skydive DeLand on Flightline Bvld. for Vitantonio and found him face down in an open field near the runway at around 10 a.m., according to a police report o...

Presidential poll begins in Mumbai, Fadnavis casts vote

Ram Nath Kovind , NDA's candidate for 2017 Presidential candidate was born on 1 October 1945 in Kanpur Dehat district, Uttar Pradesh. The voting for the presidential poll began at 10 AM on Monday and will continue till 5 PM. Special pens are being...

Possible human remains recovered in search for fugitive

At the time of the Pennsylvania murder, the Federal Bureau of Investigation says Webb lived in MA, with his wife and stepson. Investigators believe Adams shot Webb in the leg before he sped away from the deadly traffic stop December 4, 1980.

Jailed 20-year-old confesses in murders of missing 4

Police are still asking for the public's help in finding 22-year-old Mark Sturgis , 21-year-old Tom Meo , 19-year-old Dean Finocchiaro and 19-year-old Jimi Tar Patrick . Investigators found the body of one of four missing young men along with o...

Russian Federation warns to expel Americans over diplomatic dispute

According to Sputnik News Agency, Maria Zakharova said that Moscow is ready to expel USA diplomats in response to Washington's failure to return its diplomatic property in NY and Maryland. He told CNN the White House was considering what to do reg...

Chinese censors scrub emoji tributes to Nobel victor

He was jailed a year later, in 2009, on charges of subversion and sentenced to 11 years in prison. By the time of the trial, Liu was already China's best-known dissident, and his fame grew even more when he was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2...

GOP chairman plans to call on Donald Trump Jr

Richard Burr of North Carolina, hasn't said whether the secretive committee will call him in. Paul Manafort already has volunteered to talk to congressional intelligence committees investigating whether there was any collusion between the Trump c...

China's Nobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo dies aged 61

China's government rejected global calls to fulfil Liu's request to receive treatment overseas, while human rights groups slammed the continued detention of the peaceful democracy activist. "We must do all we can to end Liu Xia's illegal house arrest...

Jimmy Carter treated for dehydration during Habitat build

Firefighters and paramedics went to the Winnipeg sight, and brought Carter to a local hospital, according to Canadian media. The Carter Center said he was taken to the hospital as a precaution and former first lady Rosalynn Carter is with him.

Top Senate Republican to unveil revised healthcare plan

McConnell hopes to bring a revised version of the health care bill to the floor for a vote next week if he can win over some of those opposed to it within the party. "I don't know. I've not seen the serious rewrite plan", he said. As Senators r...

At Least 16 Dead After Military Plane Crashes In Rural Mississippi

Seven of the service members killed in the crash were an elite Marine unite based at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, the Marine Corps said Tuesday. The plane was from a Marine Corps Forces Reserve aerial refueling and transport squadron based at St...

Incredible! 80 Beach-goers human chain to save family from drowning

Jessica and Derek Simmons were enjoying time with family before the drowning happened near the M.B. Miller County Pier around 6:30 p.m. Saturday. More than 100 people a year die across the nation after getting caught in rip currents, according t...

5-year martial law extension too long

They called for a return to peace and normalcy in Marawi as soon as possible, and questioned whether "the continued state of Martial Law , much more its extension, will bring this about". President Rodrigo Duterte said Friday he will likely extend...

Donald Trump Will Reportedly Push His UK Trip to Next Year

But the White House hasn't scheduled a state visit in the almost six months since. Almost two million people have signed a petition calling for the visit to be rescinded and speaker John Bercow said he did not want Trump to speak in Parliamen...

Reliance Jio data breached? Telco assures subscriber data is safe

Rs. 999 plan gives user validity of 90 days, 90GB of 4G data, on completion of which the user's internet speed will reduce to 128kbps. For postpaid users, the company is offering five different plans costing Rs 309, Rs 349, Rs 399, Rs 509, and ...

Clashes shake west Mosul after victory over IS declared

Iraqi forces engaged in "heavy" fighting with the Islamic State group on Monday as they battled to clear the last jihadist-held pockets in Mosul's Old City, a senior commander said . Earlier on Tuesday, the human rights group Amnesty International...

Charlie Gard's parents begin new legal bid to secure USA treatment

The couple, from Bedfont, west London, want their son to undergo a therapy trial in America. A judge is overseeing the latest round of litigation at a High Court hearing in London after "new" evidence was presented. "Only the family, the doctors tr...

James Harden and Rockets agree 'biggest contract extension in National Basketball Association history'

Houston Rockets owner Leslie Alexander issued a statement after the deal was completed, explaining why The Beard is the flawless centerpiece in Houston's quest for a championship, per ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski . After acquiring Chris Paul in ...

Evacuation Orders Expanded as Whittier Fire Marches Toward Goleta

The Whittier Fire in Los Padres National Forest was started by a vehicle fire at around 1:30 p.m. local time (4:30 p.m. ET), which then jumped across Highway 154, Santa Barbara County Fire spokesman Mike Eliason said . The heat broke a 131-year-ol...

Isolated and scattered storms for the first July weekend

The rain has come to an end for Friday night and we will stay dry overnight into early Saturday morning. Things will quiet down more tonight with lows in the middle to upper 60s before warming up to the middle to upper 80s with sunshine, slight...

Knife-wielding 'senator' tries to reach Ivanka Trump in Trump Tower

Adames Benitez , 52, was arrested on charges of criminal possession of a weapon and possession of a forged instrument. Police said the man, Adames Benitez , was stopped outside the building in Manhattan Thursday evening. She also doesn't live in ...

Mexico: 28 Dead in Latest Clash Between Organized Criminal Groups

An internal report from state police stated that guards said some of the victim-inmates' throats were slashed . State police regained control of the prison, backed by federal police and the army , which set up a security cordon outside, he ...

UN Officials Ask Virginia Governor To Halt Planned Execution

Nearly 20 state lawmakers have also signed a letter asking the Governor to commute Morva's death sentence to life in prison. William Morva is scheduled to be executed Thursday for killing a hospital security guard and sheriff's deputy after esc...

China urges India to 'correct mistakes' by withdrawing border troops

The current standoff flared immediately after a successful meeting between Prime Minister Modi and President Trump and their joint statement that followed, which indicated a strengthening of the strategic partnership between India and the USA, and ...

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8 dead in Florida nursing home Irma left without air conditioning

The owner of the nursing home also is an officer of Larkin Community Hospital, a medical center with a troubled history. According to Local 10 News, Broward County Mayor Barbara ...

USA citizen fighting for Islamic State surrenders in Syria

In a statement released through CNN , US Marine Corps Major Adrian Rankine-Galloway revealed that the Kurdish troops that are being backed up by the US military surrendered an A...

Tillerson presses China to put squeeze on North Korea

Touching upon the Brexit process, he added that "the U.S.is a steadfast ally and will stand by Britain as Brexit continues to take shape". We look forward to continuing this alli...

Death toll reaches 50 in twin attacks in southern Iraq

The attackers were disguised in security uniforms and drove stolen army vehicles when they targeted a police checkpoint and two restaurants. One report said at least four Iranians ...

Western powers press Iraq Kurd leaders to shelve 'very risky' independence vote

The referendum is scheduled for September 25 and millions of Kurds are urged to vote for or against the independence of the Kurdistan Autonomous Region of Iraq. The Kurdish pre...

Missing Pregnant Teacher Found Dead In Shallow Grave, Boyfriend Arrested

Police found Wallen's truck abandoned in an apartment complex off of Gramercy Place near Columbia Mall last Thursday. Wallen's family had said they received a "troubling" text m...

US Sanctions 11 People and Companies for Iranian Activities

The violation of the landmark 2015 Iran nuclear deal by the United States would be tantamount to breaking global law, a lawmaker said, noting that the European parties to the ...

Global oil demand to exceed expectations in 2017, says International Energy Agency

In 2017, OPEC believes it will produce 32.7mb/d-roughly 500,000 b/d higher than its 2016 production totals. The Colonial pipeline that carries 2.5 million barrels of refined prod...

Japan seeks to upgrade security talks with India amid China muscle-flexing

The Japnese PM Shinzo Abe , accompanied by his wife Akie Abe, is on a two-day visit to India , to attend the annual summit between the two countries. Following the road show, bot...

Killed, 3 Injured in Washington State High School Shooting

Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich said three other people were shot, and a person has been taken into custody , according to The Spokesman-Review. He says he saw the student at school with ...

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UAE, Saudi oil ministers discuss oil market developments

UAE, Saudi oil ministers discuss oil market developments

By Monday morning, it had weakened to a tropical storm, heading towards Georgia. U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude was 17 cents higher at $48.24 a barrel. "The market is a...

Nine suspected terrorists killed in shootout in Egypt

Nine suspected terrorists killed in shootout in Egypt

The Al Jazeera news channel reported that the Islamic State's local affiliate claimed responsibility. The officials spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorised...

Manatees rescued after Hurricane Irma left them stranded on Florida beach

Manatees rescued after Hurricane Irma left them stranded on Florida beach

It was only when local Michael Sechler went out for a walk that the manatees were noticed - and a rescue operation soon got under way. The manatees were spotted in an area that...

Forecast: Sunny And Mild All Weekend in NY

Forecast: Sunny And Mild All Weekend in NY

Monday: Sunny. High: Upper 70s. Rain will be most likely Tuesday and Wednesday . Florida will be greatly impacted, so if you have friends or relatives in Florida, make sure t...

Hurricane Irma sucks water from beaches in Bahamas

Hurricane Irma sucks water from beaches in Bahamas

Hurricane Irma is a violent Atlantic storm that's began in the Caribbean Islands on Wednesday and has since made its way across Cuba, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and is now wreaking...