Ayatollah Khamenei Rules Out US Talks

Jack Keane argued on Monday. President Donald Trump warned the US was " locked and loaded " to respond to the attacks, as Breitbart News reported . Trump said on Monday it looked like Iran was behind the attacks but stressed he did not want to g... More..

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North Korea Vessel Attacks Russian Marine Border Guards, 3 Injured
by | Wednesday, September 18, 2019

North Korea Vessel Attacks Russian Marine Border Guards, 3 Injured

One of the ships attacked the members of the patrol group, injuring three Russian border service personnel. The Russian Foreign Ministry summoned the North Korean charge d'affaires over the incident, expressi...More..

Propane explosion in Maine kills firefighter, injures 6 others
by | Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Propane explosion in Maine kills firefighter, injures 6 others

Scott Landry, who serves as a Farmington selectman, state representative and on the organization's board, said he had been told one firefighter died in the explosion after responding to a propane leak. One ...More..

Robert Mugabe to be buried next week in his village: Family
by | Friday, September 13, 2019

Robert Mugabe to be buried next week in his village: Family

His body is now lying in state at a local stadium in Harare, where members of the public are paying their last respects. Mugabe died in Singapore last week aged 95, leaving Zimbabweans divided over the legacy...More..

Iran again rebuffs U.S. talk of Trump-Rouhani meeting
by | Friday, September 13, 2019

Iran again rebuffs U.S. talk of Trump-Rouhani meeting

During a cabinet meeting on Wednesday, Rouhani pressed the United States to " abandon warmongering and its maximum pressure policy " on Iran, and warned that failing to reverse course would further degrade Teh...More..

Taliban promises to keep fighting after Trump says peace talks 'dead'
by | Thursday, September 12, 2019

Taliban promises to keep fighting after Trump says peace talks 'dead'

Via Twitter on Saturday, Trump declared that the Taliban was trying to "build false leverage" in the peace talks. Days before 9/11 might not be the right time, Camp David might not be the right place, and...More..

Trump ready to meet Iran leader with no conditions: Mnuchin
by | Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Trump ready to meet Iran leader with no conditions: Mnuchin

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, standing alongside Mnuchin in the White House briefing room, said "sure" when asked whether Trump could meet Rouhani later this month on the sidelines of the United Nations Gener...More..

Hurricane damage: Dorian insured damages in Caribbean as much as $6.5 bn
by | Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Hurricane damage: Dorian insured damages in Caribbean as much as $6.5 bn

The eye of Dorian primarily hit the Abaco Islands and Grand Bahama Island, the northernmost islands in the Bahamas. On Monday, Morgan told reporters, "if your life is in jeopardy and you're in the Ba...More..

North Korea offers to resume talks with the United States in late September
by | Tuesday, September 10, 2019

North Korea offers to resume talks with the United States in late September

North Korea offered Monday to restart stalled nuclear negotiations with the US later this month but warned "dealings may come to an end" if the Americans don't bring something new to the table. The latest la...More..

Indian loses contact with craft trying moon landing
by | Sunday, September 08, 2019

Indian loses contact with craft trying moon landing

ISRO will broadcast updates on its website ( isro .gov.in) from its headquarters in Bengaluru , where Indian President Narendra Modi will be watching. Only the former Soviet Union, the USA and China have ...More..

Timing of election poses dilemma for Labour
by | Friday, September 06, 2019

Timing of election poses dilemma for Labour

If Mr Johnson went to the ballot box with the anti-Brexit law in place, Mr Farage would likely stand against his candidates against Johnson's in every seat, likely splitting the pro-Brexit vote. "Let this bill ...More..

Pentagon OKs military construction funds to build Trump's wall
by | Thursday, September 05, 2019

Pentagon OKs military construction funds to build Trump's wall

While Esper did not expand on which military construction projects would lose funding, he made clear that money would not be pulled away from family housing, barracks or dormitory initiatives. Defense Secretary...More..

Death toll from West Texas shooting spree rises to 7, 22 wounded
by | Wednesday, September 04, 2019

Death toll from West Texas shooting spree rises to 7, 22 wounded

The infant , Anderson Davis , was hit by bullet fragments, which punctured a hole through her bottom lip and tongue, and left her bottom teeth knocked out, according to the child's mother. There were at least...More..

Carrie Lam says she would quit if she could in leaked audio
by | Wednesday, September 04, 2019

Carrie Lam says she would quit if she could in leaked audio

When asked if Beijing was stopping her from resigning, Lam said she has "never tendered a resignation to the central people's government". The protests were sparked by changes to a law that would allow extrad...More..

Saudi-led airstrikes on Yemen rebel-run prison kill over 100
by | Tuesday, September 03, 2019

Saudi-led airstrikes on Yemen rebel-run prison kill over 100

Yemen war: Who is the Southern Transitional Council? The ICRC has sent medical teams and hundreds of body bags to Dhamar, saying that it had visited detainees at the location before. The Western backed allia...More..

Pope Francis stuck in lift before weekly prayer
by | Monday, September 02, 2019

Pope Francis stuck in lift before weekly prayer

The Pope began his Sunday Angelus by apologizing for arriving several minutes late to the noon audience that he delivers from his apartment window to the faithful who gather in St. Francis seems to have unlimi...More..

Taliban launch ‘massive attack’ on Afghan city of Kunduz
by | Sunday, September 01, 2019

Taliban launch ‘massive attack’ on Afghan city of Kunduz

Zalmay Khalilzad, the Afghan-born US diplomat leading the talks for Washington, is expected in Kabul in the coming days to outline the terms of a settlement to the Afghan president ahead of meetings with Nort...More..

Dorian now expected to reach Category 4 strength before landfall
by | Friday, August 30, 2019

Dorian now expected to reach Category 4 strength before landfall

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis on Wednesday declared a state of emergency so local governments and emergency management agencies have time, resources and flexibility to get prepared. It said in such storms, "Most ...More..

Rosa Parks Honoured With a Barbie Doll on Women Equality Day
by | Thursday, August 29, 2019

Rosa Parks Honoured With a Barbie Doll on Women Equality Day

Mattel toy brand is honoring civil rights activist Rosa Parks with her own Barbie doll for Women's Equality Day , which is celebrated on August 26. Amelia Earhart, Katherine Johnson and Frida Kahlo are ...More..

Israel hits Iranian force in Syria to stop ‘killer drones’, says military
by | Monday, August 26, 2019

Israel hits Iranian force in Syria to stop ‘killer drones’, says military

In February 2018, Israel's military shot down an Iranian drone which was said to have penetrated Israeli airspace. He did not disclose what measures Israel took that day. Hezbollah is now examining the firs...More..

Fans Injured After Lightning Strikes at Tour Championship
by | Monday, August 26, 2019

Fans Injured After Lightning Strikes at Tour Championship

Then last week at the BMW Championship - the second of the three FedExCup Playoff events - Phil Mickelson almost missed his final round tee time after lightning struck his hotel near the course. "We will provid...More..

Former finance minister and BJP leader Arun Jaitley passes away at 66
by | Sunday, August 25, 2019

Former finance minister and BJP leader Arun Jaitley passes away at 66

Speaking about Arun Jaitley , the former Attorney was the Minister of Finance and Corporate Affairs from 2014 to 2019 in the Cabinet of Prime Arun Jaitley passes away: Anil Kapoor, Sidharth Malhotra, Kapil Sha...More..

3 women sue Jeffrey Epstein’s estate, citing rape, other sex acts
by | Saturday, August 24, 2019

3 women sue Jeffrey Epstein’s estate, citing rape, other sex acts

Attorney General William Barr mentioned the impasse Wednesday, saying: "Unfortunately, there have been some delays because a number of the witnesses were not cooperative". The person spoke to The Associated Pre...More..

New ‘Sovereign Council’ Sworn in to Lead Sudan
by | Thursday, August 22, 2019

New ‘Sovereign Council’ Sworn in to Lead Sudan

The Sudanese opposition alliance Forces for Freedom and Change (FLC) announced Tuesday the names of its five candidates who will make up the ruling Sovereign Council, reported the Sudan Tribune. He said the d...More..

Trump cancels Denmark visit over Greenland sale spat
by | Thursday, August 22, 2019

Trump cancels Denmark visit over Greenland sale spat

Mette Frederiksen held a press briefing on Wednesday after Trump cancelled a planned state visit to Denmark after she rebuffed his interest in purchasing the massive island. "The president seems to take orde...More..

Humanitarian group says stranded migrants are jumping into sea in desperation
by | Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Humanitarian group says stranded migrants are jumping into sea in desperation

That was after one migrant jumped off the ship early on Tuesday and was rescued by the Italian coast guard, followed by two groups of nine and five more who launched themselves into the sea wearing orange life ...More..

NYPD fires officer in Eric Garner case
by | Tuesday, August 20, 2019

NYPD fires officer in Eric Garner case

June 21, 2017: Garner's family, along with Al Sharpton, meet privately with Justice Department officials. "He has chosen to cringe in fear of the anti-police extremists, rather than standing up for New Yorkers ...More..

Indian firing has killed 6 in disputed Kashmir over 24 hours
by | Saturday, August 17, 2019

Indian firing has killed 6 in disputed Kashmir over 24 hours

Pakistan has contacted four of the five permanent members of the UN Security Council and is "also trying to contact French President so that his country understands our position", the minister said. Gulf Arab...More..

Democratic leaders blast Israel for banning Tlaib and Omar
by | Friday, August 16, 2019

Democratic leaders blast Israel for banning Tlaib and Omar

Their travel plans this weekend include stops in Israel. But on Wednesday, Israeli officials informed congressional leaders that Netanyahu had changed his mind and Israel would prohibit the two vocal critics ...More..

India's Modi warns of 'unchecked population explosion'
by | Friday, August 16, 2019

India's Modi warns of 'unchecked population explosion'

This marks the first time in over 50 years that the UN Security Council is holding an exclusive meeting on Kashmir, even though consultative. Except for China , all four other permanent members of the Counci...More..

Brexit: How Labour plan to stop a no-deal situation
by | Friday, August 16, 2019

Brexit: How Labour plan to stop a no-deal situation

With Parliament the main obstacle to Mr. Johnson's "do or die" pledge, lawmakers are urgently seeking a way to remove him or change the law to delay Brexit . If the government loses a no-confidence motion, i...More..

Fire kills five children at overnight Erie daycare centre
by | Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Fire kills five children at overnight Erie daycare centre

Their siblings' mother worked the night shift, he said . "Reports were in that there were children trapped on the second floor", the fire chief said. Fire officials said that the report came in at around 1:1...More..

Malaysia shaman, foreign police join hunt for London teen
by | Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Malaysia shaman, foreign police join hunt for London teen

He said police from Ireland, France and the United Kingdom arrived a few days ago to assist in the investigation but declined to give further details. "We do not know how long she can survive", Negeri Sembilan ...More..

New Trump rule would target legal immigrants who get public assistance
by | Tuesday, August 13, 2019

New Trump rule would target legal immigrants who get public assistance

It is expected to apply to over 1 million Green Card and visa applicants within the U.S. and an estimated 13 million more overseas, Rand said. "It applies to anyone applying for an F-1 student visa, or an H...More..

El Paso Walmart Gunner Says He Was Targeting
by | Monday, August 12, 2019

El Paso Walmart Gunner Says He Was Targeting "Mexicans" During Open Fire

On Wednesday, four days after 22 people were killed in a mass shooting at a Walmart in El Paso, the Houston Texans announced that they're joining forces with the NFL Foundation, the league's non-profit charit...More..

U.S. billionaire Jeffrey Epstein kills self in jail
by | Sunday, August 11, 2019

U.S. billionaire Jeffrey Epstein kills self in jail

The 66-year-old reportedly died by suicide in a NY jail . The billionaire financier is suspected of running a massive network of sex trafficking in which he would trade underage girls. Epstein had denied t...More..

National Grid Says Cause of Major UK Power Cut Has Been Resolved
by | Saturday, August 10, 2019

National Grid Says Cause of Major UK Power Cut Has Been Resolved

A power cut has caused disruption on the trains. Commuters in the United Kingdom faced chaos as a huge power cut affected lights and traffic lights during Friday rush hour. Traffic lights in the capital are a...More..

United States hopes for North Korea nuclear talks despite missile tests
by | Friday, August 09, 2019

United States hopes for North Korea nuclear talks despite missile tests

The U.S.is still hoping to hold another round of nuclear talks with North Korea despite the country's recent missile tests , Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Wednesday. "But they don't pay for the costs o...More..

Gilroy Gunman Had 'Target List' That Included Religious, Political Targets
by | Friday, August 09, 2019

Gilroy Gunman Had 'Target List' That Included Religious, Political Targets

Thirteen people were injured. Even though the shooting scene is back under local police jurisdiction, Smithee said Christmas Hill Park remains closed to the public as vendors and festival patrons continue t...More..

Humidity and rain chances continue to increase
by | Friday, August 09, 2019

Humidity and rain chances continue to increase

The leftover storms coming through in the middle of the night have a hope of a few tenths of an inch of rain for Lower Michigan. The next chance of rain returns early next week. Not everyone will see constant r...More..