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Kingpin in Tehran Terror Attacks Killed

Kingpin in Tehran Terror Attacks Killed

The Majlis assault involving three gunmen lasted about five hours and left dozens of casualties, while the mausoleum attack took minutes and left several people dead and injured. "After two of them di...

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Brexit talks can not be delayed, Jean-Claude Juncker tells Theresa May

Brexit talks can not be delayed, Jean-Claude Juncker tells Theresa May

Mrs May stressed that the government will guide the country through the looming Brexit talks that begin in just 10 days, delivering "the will of the British people". "It's very hard to see how you can...

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UK prime minister insists she is staying put

May has struggled to reassert her authority after losing her parliamentary majority in Thursday's snap election , which she had been under no pressure to call. "The other would be to go back to the c...

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Trump calls on Qatar to stop

Trump calls on Qatar to stop "funding" terrorism

In addition to the humanitarian and military effects, Tillerson said the blockade is affecting US and worldwide companies' abilities to operate in the region. Qatar on Friday dismissed as "baseles...

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Turkish PM warns Qatar issue may turn to global problem

Turkish PM warns Qatar issue may turn to global problem

Saudi Arabia and the UAE listed scores of organizations in a 2014 spat with Qatar . He was referring to the enormous Al-Udeid airbase, the United States' biggest in the Middle East which is home t...

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LeBron James Makes History in Game 4 Win

LeBron James Makes History in Game 4 Win

The 27-year-old still has a year left on his contract with the Pacers. For two full days, after the Warriors won Game 3, chatter related to a 16-0 record dominated conversation. "They aren't going t...

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'Dead woman walking': UK Prime Minister Theresa May clings to power

Among Tory MPs there was fury at the way a 20-point opinion poll lead at the start of the campaign had been thrown away in an election which she did not need to call for another three years. "I think ...

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Mastermind Behind Tehran Attacks Killed by Intelligence Forces

Mastermind Behind Tehran Attacks Killed by Intelligence Forces

Security forces have stepped up efforts to crack down on suspected militants and have arrested nearly 50 people so far. On Thursday, the Iranian Intelligence Ministry released the names of the fiv...

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AU chairman calls for 'dialogue' in Gulf crisis

AU chairman calls for 'dialogue' in Gulf crisis

Iran has also opened its airspace to about 100 more Qatari flights a day, after some gulf nations banned Qatari planes from their airspace. Arab states that have laid virtual siege on Qatar praised P...

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Who could replace Theresa May? The PM's likely successors

Who could replace Theresa May? The PM's likely successors

May announced on Saturday evening that she had reached a " confidence and supply " agreement with the DUP , a party that many Brits had never heard of. Yesterday morning, Conservative Party MPs issue...

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Western Springs, Lake Forest girls advance to Scripps National Spelling Bee finals

Western Springs, Lake Forest girls advance to Scripps National Spelling Bee finals

In the third round of preliminary competition, VanWynsberghe received "refulgence" as her word, which is an adjective that means a radiant or resplendent quality or state. The spelling bee is more tha...

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Iran arrests another 7 linked to Wednesday twin terrorist attacks

Iranian Police arrested on Friday two suspects linked to the terror attacks in Tehran claimed by the Islamic State terrorist group. On Saturday, the Iranian security forces killed the mastermi...

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By staying in office, UK's Theresa May courts disaster

By staying in office, UK's Theresa May courts disaster

During the campaign, she said she prided herself on sometimes being a "bloody hard woman". There will be no shortage of figures in her Conservative Party who would like to bring her down - they ha...

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Qatar willing to understand Gulf concerns, ready for dialogue: Kuwaiti FM

Qatar willing to understand Gulf concerns, ready for dialogue: Kuwaiti FM

Gulf crisis mediator Kuwait said on Sunday that isolated Qatar was "ready to understand" the concerns of its neighbors and bolster stability in the region, in a sign that the week-old spat may be ...

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Trump offers to speak under oath after Comey testimony

Trump offers to speak under oath after Comey testimony

Mr Comey also has said Mr Sessions did not respond when he complained he did not "want to get time alone with the President again". I mean think of it. James Comey better hope that there are no "tapes...

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U.S. secretary of state calls for easing of Qatar blockade

U.S. secretary of state calls for easing of Qatar blockade

Turkey's decision to station troops at a base in Qatar aims to ensure the emirate's security after Saudi Arabia and its allies imposed a blockade over claims it supports terrorism, the foreign minis...

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SCO Summit: Modi Talks About Terrorism In Pak, China's Presence

SCO Summit: Modi Talks About Terrorism In Pak, China's Presence

He said concerted efforts are required to find a solution to recruitment, training and financing of terrorists. Describing terrorists as the chief violators of human rights and values, Modi said: " ...

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Hawaii becomes first in country to join with Paris agreement goals

In 2013, the city's climate action plan stated a commitment to reduce greenhouses gas emissions to below zero by 2050 - a directive that's also part of the Paris agreement . Salt Lake City Mayor Jack...

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Election debacle leaves United Kingdom government in a minority

Britain's typically right-wing press savaged May over the election outcome, questioning whether she will be able to remain in power after a result that leaves her reliant on uniting rival factions wi...

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Putin set to visit France in hope of mending strained ties

Putin set to visit France in hope of mending strained ties

Putin was also later to visit a new Orthodox cathedral complex in central Paris. On May 5, Moskalkova informed Russian President Vladimir Putin that she had been tackling violations of LGBT people...

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WRAPUP 5-Trump calls on Qatar to stop funding terrorism

WRAPUP 5-Trump calls on Qatar to stop funding terrorism

Earlier, a Saudi press agency statement said the move was necessary because of "grave violations being committed by the authorities in Doha over the past years in secret and public", including giv...

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Honda committed to saving McLaren relationship

Honda committed to saving McLaren relationship

The Japanese engine manufacturer appear to be fighting to preserve their presence in Formula 1 amid reports McLaren are giving serious consideration to breaking up their partnership. "We have the dr...

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Warriors' Green Says Cavs Fans, Cleveland Not the 'Sharpest'

Warriors' Green Says Cavs Fans, Cleveland Not the 'Sharpest'

Kyle Korver, the Cavaliers sharpshooter who missed the go-ahead three before Kevin Durant's transition 3 that sealed Game 3 win for the Warriors, said that his team had looked at the Game 3 film and...

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Man arrested after leading officers on 2-state chase

Man arrested after leading officers on 2-state chase

New Hampshire State Police tried to stop a stolen vehicle when Gregory Coffey , 32 of Warwick refused and took off onto Interstate 93. The vehicle he was driving, a 2003 gray Nissan sedan, had been r...

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Iran claims to have killed planner of Tehran terror attacks

Iran claims to have killed planner of Tehran terror attacks

Iranian authorities have arrested 41 suspects in connection with this week's attacks in Tehran , the interior ministry said. Five people launched an attack Wednesday on Iran's Parliament building a...

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For Donald Trump, the 'cloud' just grew that much darker

For Donald Trump, the 'cloud' just grew that much darker

In his sworn testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday, Comey declared that he'd be happy if there are any White House tapes of his meetings with Trump and said he'd approve of th...

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Schumer invites Trump to testify before Senate

Fox News noted that Schumer appears to be taking the president up on his statement claiming he is " 100 percent " willing to speak under oath about his interactions with Comey and contradict the narr...

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Malaysia Airlines flight returns to Melbourne after passenger tries to enter cockpit

Passengers said he appeared to be carrying an electronic device which could have been a portable loudspeaker. Passengers are expected to depart Melbourne at 20:00 and arrive in Kuala Lumpur at 0...

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Myanmar military plane missing; search ongoing in Andaman Sea

Myanmar's military has added more aircraft and ships to continue searching for a plane carrying 120 people that went missing Wednesday afternoon. He was flying a Shaanxi Y8 four-engine turboprop, a...

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Trump Accuses Qatar of Funding Terrorism at a 'Very High Level'

Trump Accuses Qatar of Funding Terrorism at a 'Very High Level'

While Trump continued to side with the Saudis in their standoff with Qatar, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on June 9 called for an easing of the Arab blockade - a split that Erdogan p...

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Comey testimony: Trump says vindicated, detractors allege obstruction

Comey testimony: Trump says vindicated, detractors allege obstruction

Comey testified Thursday that he handed over his memos on the interactions he had with Trump to a "close friend" with the intention that they be shared widely. The request comes a day after Comey made...

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US National Spelling Bee Contest: 12-Year-Old Girl Wins $40k Prize

The winning word was " marocain ", which refers to a type of silk or rayon dress fabric, International Business Times noted. Here are some memorable words from Thursday's final rounds of the bee. It...

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Downing Street protest at Theresa May's new government planned for Friday evening

With the Conservatives set for too few seats to form a majority government, both Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn and the Lib Dem's Tim Farron have urged May to step down. "This will allow us to come tog...

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Statehood wins questioned Puerto Rico referendum

After Lopez Rivera declined the award, City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito said publicly she would find a way to honor him at the parade. "And also my birthday being tomorrow, I'm celebrating, ...

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Theresa May's two closest advisers quit after election loss

Speaking on Friday, the prime minister said her party had a "strong relationship" with the DUP and that she meant to form a government which could "provide certainty and lead Britain forward at this...

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Sturgeon: "Election is important for the Borders, and Scotland as a whole"

Mr Brown told people that "no matter which party you normally vote for, it's only a vote for your Scottish Labour candidate that can stop the SNP here". "Indeed, some polls now indicate Scotland c...

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AFC monitoring Qatar crisis

AFC monitoring Qatar crisis

The list , however, contains at least two names already designated internationally as terrorist financiers, and against whom Qatar took action, according to a previous US Department of State report ...

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NBA Finals Game 4 Dominates Ratings On Rerun-Heavy Friday

Kyrie Irving was the game's leading scorer with 40 points and Kevin Love chipped in with 23 points for the Cavs. But until the Cavs did it past year, no team had ever rallied from a 3-1 deficit t...

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What does a hung Parliament mean for the UK?

What does a hung Parliament mean for the UK?

Dogus is willing to credit Corbyn. But May, facing scorn for running a lacklustre campaign, was determined to hang on. In a WhatsApp message to Conservative lawmakers, Johnson said: "Folks we need...

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UK Politicians Hastily Thinking of Coalition Options After Snap Election

UK Politicians Hastily Thinking of Coalition Options After Snap Election

The pair formed part of May's small inner circle and were blamed by many Conservatives for the party's lacklustre campaign and unpopular election platform. In Scotland, the SNP retained just 35 of the...

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