Fire whirl brings critical conditions in Northern California

The Carr Fire is 39 percent contained, but firefighters are reinforcing fire breaks to prevent strong, erratic winds from causing it to flare up again this weekend. Two firefighters have been killed there since a fire erupted just west of Yosemite in... More..

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Police ID suspect in Houston cardiologist's murder
by | Friday, August 03, 2018

Police ID suspect in Houston cardiologist's murder

A suspect wanted in the fatal shooting of a prominent Houston cardiologist is the subject of an arrest warrant, Houston police said at a news conference on Wednesday. Police said the doctor was likely targe...More..

USA accuses Russian Federation of 'pervasive' election meddling
by | Friday, August 03, 2018

USA accuses Russian Federation of 'pervasive' election meddling

The DNI chief joined Sarah Huckabee Sanders for her White House press briefing today, and they were accompanied by FBI Director Chris Wray , Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen , National Security ...More..

Facebook Has IDed Ongoing Political Influence Campaign In Midterms
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Facebook Has IDed Ongoing Political Influence Campaign In Midterms

A Russian propaganda arm tried to tamper in the 2016 US election by posting and buying ads on Facebook , according to the company and USA intelligence agencies. Updated 4:02 pm ET with new information rega...More..

Italy's Conte says he is organising a conference on stabilising Libya
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Italy's Conte says he is organising a conference on stabilising Libya

Conte took office last month promising to bring radical change to Italy, including more generous welfare provisions and a crackdown on immigration . The two leaders, both elected through populist bases, also...More..

by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Paul Manafort trial is first court test for special counsel Robert Mueller

Prosecutors plan to produce almost three dozen witnesses during the trial, including Manafort's former associate Richard Gates, who is cooperating with the government after pleading guilty to lesser charges in ...More..

European Union says farming 'not part' of U.S. trade deal, contradicting Trump
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

European Union says farming 'not part' of U.S. trade deal, contradicting Trump

American agriculture associations and groups have, by and large, expressed some form of gratitude for the assistance. In this April 27, 2017, photo, a staff member talks with a visitor at a display booth for ...More..

Trump, Putin open to another meeting, possibly in Moscow
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Trump, Putin open to another meeting, possibly in Moscow

A summit last week between the pair in Helsinki caused Trump serious domestic problems, with the USA president accused of appeasing a man who allegedly tried to tilt the 2016 United States presidential electi...More..

MDC's Chamisa confident he will be Zimbabwe's next President
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

MDC's Chamisa confident he will be Zimbabwe's next President

The media briefings take place on the eve of historic elections in Zimbabwe. President Mnangagwa, Mugabe's former ally in the ruling ZANU-PF party, faces opposition leader Nelson Chamisa of the Movement for...More..

Dead And 7 Injured In New Orleans Shooting; Suspects Still At Large
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Dead And 7 Injured In New Orleans Shooting; Suspects Still At Large

The three deceased were described as two men and one woman. He said they appeared to have fired indiscriminately into the crowd, striking ten people. Five men and two women were transported to local hospitals, ...More..

Facebook Joins YouTube in Suspending Infowars' Alex Jones for Hate Speech
by | Saturday, July 28, 2018

Facebook Joins YouTube in Suspending Infowars' Alex Jones for Hate Speech

Only after YouTube took down Jones' videos two days ago did Facebook revisit this content and declare its earlier decision mistaken. During Thursday's " Tucker Carlson Tonight", Carlson defended Jones ...More..

Israel shoots down Syrian fighter jet
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

Israel shoots down Syrian fighter jet

Israel has launched Patriot missiles in what it describes as a successful interception of a Syrian warplane that penetrated its airspace, but Damascus says the jet was sacked on as it took part in operations ag...More..

Trump in another Russian Federation reversal
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

Trump in another Russian Federation reversal

The law is created to punish Russian President Vladimir Putin for the 2014 annexation of Crimea from Ukraine, involvement in the Syrian civil war and meddling in the 2016 US presidential election. Outside analy...More..

Demi Lovato hospitalised after reported drug overdose
by | Thursday, July 26, 2018

Demi Lovato hospitalised after reported drug overdose

Beautiful: Reports that Demi had suffered a drug overdose first emerged on TMZ on Tuesday. I do have moments where it's late at night and I'm lonely and I wonder if I made the right decision because love is...More..

Israel Helps Rescue Humanitarian Workers From Syria
by | Thursday, July 26, 2018

Israel Helps Rescue Humanitarian Workers From Syria

Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said in a joint statement with the International Development Secretary that the "brave and selfless" volunteers required "immediate protection". Air strikes by regime ally Russian ...More..

Russian-backed air strikes hit Islamic State in southern Syria
by | Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Russian-backed air strikes hit Islamic State in southern Syria

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu discussed plans to evacuate the White Helmets from Syria prior to a rescue mission carried out overnight by the Israeli mil...More..

Avenatti says Cohen's Trump recording 'is not the only tape'
by | Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Avenatti says Cohen's Trump recording 'is not the only tape'

NY is a "one-party" consent state, meaning that as long as one participant in the conversation gives permission to record, it is legal. To pursue criminal charges against Cohen for breaking federal election l...More..

Trump Attempts To Calm Fears: 'I Gave Up NOTHING' To Putin
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Trump Attempts To Calm Fears: 'I Gave Up NOTHING' To Putin

Trump backpedaled in the following days, saying he accepted the conclusions of US intelligence agencies that Russian Federation sought to interfere in the election and that he held Putin responsible. Self-ident...More..

Nine killed in US duck boat accident were from same family
by | Sunday, July 22, 2018

Nine killed in US duck boat accident were from same family

Divers on Friday pulled the last four bodies from the wreckage of a "duck boat" that sank in a storm in a Missouri lake, killing 17 people in one of the deadliest USA tourist incidents in recent years. The ...More..

Trump Claims Montenegro Could Start WWIII - Here's the Country's Nonaggressive Response
by | Sunday, July 22, 2018

Trump Claims Montenegro Could Start WWIII - Here's the Country's Nonaggressive Response

In a statement posted on its official website, the Montenegrin government says it is "proud" of the "history and tradition and peaceful politics that led to the position of a stabilising state in the region"....More..

Bernie Sanders: Trump 'Really Sold the American People Out' in Helsinki Summit
by | Sunday, July 22, 2018

Bernie Sanders: Trump 'Really Sold the American People Out' in Helsinki Summit

Moscow signaled openness to another meeting between the two leaders, as Trump continued to face criticism over his first meeting with his Russian counterpart in Helsinki, where he seemed to accept Putin's deni...More..

Trump backs down under fire, 'clarifies' on Russia meddling
by | Saturday, July 21, 2018

Trump backs down under fire, 'clarifies' on Russia meddling

Less than a week later, the President's understanding of that evidence has been severely tested, as the White House tries to contain the damage from his widely condemned news conference Monday with Putin . But...More..

Trump Still Answering Questions About His Controversial Remarks In Helsinki
by | Saturday, July 21, 2018

Trump Still Answering Questions About His Controversial Remarks In Helsinki

Earlier Wednesday, Trump claimed that no USA president has been as "tough" as him on Russian Federation. "In a key sentence in my remarks, I said the word "would" instead of 'wouldn't, '" Trump said. I...More..

by | Friday, July 20, 2018

India lynchings: WhatsApp sets new rules after mob killings

Mob lynchings triggered by false incendiary messages in India , WhatsApp's biggest market with more than 200 million users, led to authorities calling for steps to prevent the circulation of false texts and ...More..

Media, Democrats Want Trump to Cancel Putin Meeting, or Include Others
by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

Media, Democrats Want Trump to Cancel Putin Meeting, or Include Others

Russian Federation has no extradition treaty with the United States, however. President Trump will join President Putin on July 16 in Helsinki . Trump said he believes such get-togethers are beneficial. ...More..

Forecast: Heavy storms coming to western CT today
by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Forecast: Heavy storms coming to western CT today

A lot of lighting would be likely from storms but heavy rains and small hail are also a strong possibility. The heat and humidity Tuesday will give way to potentially severe thunderstorms in the afternoon i...More..

From 'disgusting' to 'treason': Mainstream US media horrified by Trump-Putin summit
by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

From 'disgusting' to 'treason': Mainstream US media horrified by Trump-Putin summit

Coats, a former IN senator, said his team has "been clear IN our assessments of Russian meddling " after Trump said he takes Putin at his "strong" words denying attempts to interfere IN the 2016 election...More..

Thai Football Team Learn Of The Death Of Rescuer Saman Kunan
by | Monday, July 16, 2018

Thai Football Team Learn Of The Death Of Rescuer Saman Kunan

Photos released by Thai officials show the boys crowded around a sketch of Kunan with their heads bowed. They were all extracted on July 10, ending an ordeal that had the world holding its breath for their sa...More..

Cops Suspended After Using A Coin Toss To Determine Arrest Of Speeder
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Cops Suspended After Using A Coin Toss To Determine Arrest Of Speeder

The footage then shows Brown returning to the cruiser, where she discusses with the other officer, identified as Kristee Wilson , that they do not have any speed detection technology or tickets. According to t...More..

PM Theresa May warns party not to put Brexit at risk
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

PM Theresa May warns party not to put Brexit at risk

Trump blasted May's actions on Brexit in the interview , and he suggested her approach to negotiating a Brexit deal with the European Union could "kill" a trade deal with the United States . During his co...More..

Donald Trump shares letter from Kim Jong Un, says ‘progress being made!’
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Donald Trump shares letter from Kim Jong Un, says ‘progress being made!’

An estimated 30,000 U.S. soldiers died in the 1950-53 Korean war. Roughly 5,300 USA troops presumed to have been killed in the Korean war are unaccounted for. "Both the United States and the North are still in ...More..

Pence: 'I do' still want Roe v. Wade to be overturned
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Pence: 'I do' still want Roe v. Wade to be overturned

Kathleen Gallagher, the director of pro-life activities for the New York State Catholic Conference, a key opponent, said that the governor's proposal would make late-term abortion available "for nearly any re...More..

Tit-for-tat tariffs will 'destroy' trade relations with U.S., says China
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Tit-for-tat tariffs will 'destroy' trade relations with U.S., says China

In Beijing , Li Chenggang, assistant minister at China's Commerce Ministry, said at a forum in Beijing that the latest U.S. proposals interfered with the globalisation of the world economy and that China's...More..

England have potential for much more, says Southgate
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

England have potential for much more, says Southgate

Southgate and his players trained at their base in Repino on Tuesday morning before heading for Moscow and the Luzhniki Stadium where their fate will be decided on Wednesday evening. Considering the fact that h...More..

Putin summit 'may be the easiest' stop on European tour
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Putin summit 'may be the easiest' stop on European tour

He vowed not to be "taken advantage" of by the European Union, which he accuses of freeloading by relying on the United States for its defence while blocking USA imports into the bloc, the world's biggest marke...More..

One dead after helicopter crashed into Virginia residence
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

One dead after helicopter crashed into Virginia residence

A 91-year-old woman was killed after a helicopter crashed into her house in U.S. state of Virginia on Monday. Neighbors told local news outlets they saw a small, rickety helicopter crash and heard or felt t...More..

South Syria rebels agree to surrender in Daraa
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

South Syria rebels agree to surrender in Daraa

It caps a series of government victories nationwide since Russian Federation intervened in 2015 on Assad's side, including for the former rebel bastion of Eastern Ghouta outside Damascus earlier this year. ...More..

Government Will Miss Deadline To Reunify Young Children With Parents
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Government Will Miss Deadline To Reunify Young Children With Parents

HHS has further confirmed with the Department of Homeland Security that about 40 parents of children under 5 are in its custody and another nine are in the custody of the U.S. "We want to ensure that we can reu...More..

United States soybean farmers say China tariffs could result in 'serious damage'
by | Sunday, July 08, 2018

United States soybean farmers say China tariffs could result in 'serious damage'

China implemented retaliatory tariffs on USA goods just after noon on Friday, immediately after the US began collecting additional tariffs on Chinese imports, the official Xinhua News Agency reported , c...More..

UK police in protective suits investigate latest Novichok poisoning
by | Sunday, July 08, 2018

UK police in protective suits investigate latest Novichok poisoning

A police officer has been taken to a hospital in Salisbury in connection with the Amesbury nerve agent attack. On 29th June, the couple were spotted together at Ms Sturgess' homeless shelter, the John Bake...More..