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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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With Trump in waiting, Kim courts China's support

Kim traveled to China - his most important security and trade partner - before meetings a year ago with Trump and South Korean President Moon Jae-in. The spokesman says he hopes...

Isis missile strike injures two SAS soldiers in Syria

The fighters were captured as part of Operation Jazeera Storm, which is charged with liberating the last areas of Syria that remain under ISIS control, Bali's statement said . T...

Asian, European Stocks Rebound Ahead of US-China Trade Talks

Trump has said talks toward a deal are progressing well, but it was unclear if Beijing will yield to key USA demands over trade imbalances, market access, and alleged Chinese ab...

John Bolton makes US Syria withdrawal conditional on IS defeat, Kurds safety

At the same time , National Security Advisor of the United States John Bolton warned the authorities of Damascus that the US troops withdrawal from Syria shouldn't be conside...

US House Democrats challenge Trump on shutdown

The House of Representatives first voted on Thursday to approve a stopgap spending bill for the Department of Homeland Security that would not allocate any new wall funding, in a r...

China mum on detained Canadian, queries status of employer

The three family members, all American citizens, arrived in China in June under USA passports to visit the ailing father of Liu's wife. Meng Wanzhou, chief financial officer o...

United Nations rights office says Saudi trial in Khashoggi case 'not sufficient'

The prosecution also said it was awaiting a response to two formal letters requesting evidence from Turkey, where Khashoggi was murdered inside the kingdom´s Istanbul consulate o...

First two Muslim women sworn into US Congress

Newly elected Democratic Rep. Rashida Tlaib of MI is getting some pushback from fellow lawmakers on Capitol Hill after using a profanity Thursday evening when she said Presiden...

Rep. Crenshaw: Wall Crucial Part of Border Security

Vice President Mike Pence said "I want to thank you for the strong stand you have taken on border security", adding the administration "is ready to deal , we have an offer on th...

Kim Jong Un warns 'Washington not to test North Korean's patience'

Mr Kim was referring to his summit with US President Donald Trump in Singapore in June, when he said he had "fruitful talks" and "exchanged constructive ideas". "U.S. negotiators...

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North Korean leader vows to visit Seoul: Cheong Wa Dae

North Korean leader vows to visit Seoul: Cheong Wa Dae

In recent months, South Korean fan clubs of the leader have reportedly sprung up as the South anticipates frequent visits from as ties warm up between the two countries. Kim said i...

Elizabeth Warren takes major step toward a 2020 presidential run

Elizabeth Warren takes major step toward a 2020 presidential run

Warren's criticism of Trump's trade policies, erosion of consumer protections, and openness to authoritarian regimes has drawn his attention, and his disdain. Warren's Native Ameri...

USA spy captured in Moscow

USA spy captured in Moscow

Russia's Tass news agency said Whelan faces between 10 and 20 years in jail if found guilty. "Russia's obligations under the Vienna Convention require them to provide consular ...

Alberta teacher Sarah McIver returned to Canada after arrest in China

Alberta teacher Sarah McIver returned to Canada after arrest in China

The appellate court ruled that the jail sentence handed down by the lower court was "obviously inappropriate" because Schellenberg is accused of "playing an important role" in what...

White House chief: Trump not building a 'wall'

White House chief: Trump not building a 'wall'

Asked on Sunday if the President will sign or veto a bill that Democrats pass, White House counselor Kellyanne Conway told CNN's Dana Bash on " State of the Union " that "it de...