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Indonesia says 1200 IS operatives in Philippines

Indonesia says 1200 IS operatives in Philippines

Marawi City Mayor Majul Gandamra told reporters on Sunday morning he was expecting "more or less 1,000 plus to be rescued today". Authorities lifted the civilian death toll from 20 to 38 on Sunday ...

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British Prime Minister Theresa May admits London fire response not good enough

British Prime Minister Theresa May admits London fire response not good enough

In the two long days since the first flames licked up the newly fixed cladding on Grenfell Tower in west London , the prime minister has failed to show any of these qualities. They live a few minut...

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Germany to destroy 35 tonnes of fidget spinners

Germany to destroy 35 tonnes of fidget spinners

In a move that was as inevitable as it was a freakish reflection of the times we live in, German officials at Frankfurt's airport customs have said they will be crushing about 35 metric tons of fidge...

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Sturgeon's dreams of a second Scottish independence referendum shattered by new poll

Sturgeon's dreams of a second Scottish independence referendum shattered by new poll

The First Minister told the Prime Minister that there will be severe consequences for jobs in Scotland from a so called hard Brexit. Scottish National Party leader Nicola Sturgeon will today iss...

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United Kingdom police: 58 confirmed or presumed dead after London blaze

Cundy said authorities plan to release video and photographs from inside the badly-charred building. Of those, 10 remain in critical condition. Dozens are thought to be still unaccounted for since ...

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Deputy AG: 'Americans should be skeptical about anonymous allegations'

Deputy AG: 'Americans should be skeptical about anonymous allegations'

In response to the statement, former US Attorney Preet Bharara, whom Trump fired in March, tweeted early Friday morning that "Americans should also exercise caution before accepting as true lies a...

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Scalise likely to recover — Surgeon

Scalise likely to recover — Surgeon

Scott Applewhite, File). Federal, state, and local law enforcement agencies continue to investigate the shooting that occurred in Alexandria, Virginia on Wednesday, June 14, 2017. "I want to take a ...

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United States banned cladding that was used on Grenfell Tower

As Tucker and others reported that fire safety concerns raised by residents had fallen on deaf ears, the fallout from the disaster fed into the broader political picture. Prime Minister Theresa May ...

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Last day of the Bill Cosby sex assault trial

Last day of the Bill Cosby sex assault trial

The case was delivered to the jury Monday afternoon after a brief defense, which didn't include Cosby testifying. Cosby has denied all their claims. A mistrial has now been declared, and the comedia...

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Mickey Arthur: Final will be about 'us' and not India

Mickey Arthur: Final will be about 'us' and not India

Dhawan is the leading run-scorer in the tournament with 317 from four innings at an average of 79.25. This week also saw the 28-year-old Kohli become the fastest man to score 8,000 ODI runs, reachi...

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CNN Says Only Democrats Prayed for Wounded Scalise

He was shot in the hip in the Wednesday morning incident and the bullet fractured bones and injured internal organs, causing severe bleeding. He was airlifted to MedStar Washington Hospital Cent...

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Theresa May, a weakened and fragile leader

May said she was sorry for Conservative members who lost their seats, saying: "I will reflect on what we need to do for the future to take the party forward". Being the first party in the House,...

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58 people in London apartment are missing and presumed dead in fire

58 people in London apartment are missing and presumed dead in fire

Responding to fears the total number of dead could eventually be more than 100, Metropolitan Police commander Stuart Cundy said: "I really hope it isn't". British Prime Minister Theresa May faced ...

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Britain shifts focus to growth as it girds for Brexit talks

Foster said talks with May would continue into next week. The prime minister has been holding talks with Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party (DUP), keen to get the backing of their 10 lawma...

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Mechanic indicates Alexandria baseball gunman intended to return to Illinois after shooting

Mechanic indicates Alexandria baseball gunman intended to return to Illinois after shooting

Jeff Duncan and Arizona Rep. Trent Franks, TheDC has confirmed . Brooks told CNN that he was contacted by Capitol Police and told his name and office number were on the list. "There's still a lot...

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Cuba Rejects New Trump Policy

Laying out his new Cuba policy in a speech in Miami , Trump signed a presidential directive rolling back parts of Obama's historic opening to the Communist-ruled country after a 2014 diplomatic bre...

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United Kingdom election: Theresa May keeps top jobs unchanged

May's party won 318 seats, 12 fewer than it had before May called a snap election , and eight short of the 326 needed for an outright majority. And she chose the terrain on which the battle shoul...

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Scalise still critical but improved

Scalise , 51, is among four people shot by a gunman at a House Republican baseball practice Wednesday in the Washington suburbs. The crowd started clapping and chanting United States of America ...

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Hot, Humid Chance of Storms for Father's Day

Outdoor plans shouldn't be ruined for Father's Day ...but keeping an eye out for some storms will be necessary. Saturday was hot and humid. "The heat and humidity will peak on Sunday as many ...

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Congressman Shot at Baseball Practice Critical, Improving

David Bailey walked to the pitcher's mound on crutches and former New York Yankees manager Joe Torre handed him the game ball. The electronics were found in the shooter's white van, which was parke...

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Nikki Haley supports Trump's decision to pull out of Paris climate agreement

Nikki Haley supports Trump's decision to pull out of Paris climate agreement

The decision was a reversal of the Obama administration's announcement previous year that the USA would enter the agreement, and most of the rest of the world has also signed on. Haley said the U.S. w...

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Trump calls for return of most wanted fugitive from Cuba

In a new clampdown on travel and trade to Cuba, Trump announced in a speech in Miami earlier on Friday his decision to roll back parts of a rapprochement deal with the Communist state that was agreed ...

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Dems, GOP join on ball field as they don't in Congress

When asked what the president plans to do specifically to reach out to Democrats, Sanders said , " Look, I think the president has done quite a lot to reach out to Democrats. Former Capitol Police Ch...

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Half of voters opposed to deal between Theresa May and DUP

DUP's leader Arlene Foster , with MPs Nigel Dodds and Jeffrey Donaldson, has been locked in talks in Westminster for two days with senior Tories including the chief whip, Gavin Williamson. Talks betw...

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Wife of DC Gunman: 'I Can't Believe He Did This'

Wife of DC Gunman: 'I Can't Believe He Did This'

U.S. House Majority Whip Steve Scalise , who was shot in the hip and critically wounded Wedne... The bullet fractured bones, injured internal organs and caused severe bleeding, the MedStar Washing...

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Democratic Lawmakers to Sue Trump

Democratic Lawmakers to Sue Trump

Now, the attorneys general for the District of Columbia and Maryland are giving oversight a try. And a lawsuit from private businesses filed earlier cites Trump's ownership of a hotel in Washin...

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DUP leaders arrive at Downing Street for talks with Theresa May

But within the Conservative Party , the election recriminations are continuing. May is negotiating with the DUP , in an effort to ensure the Northern Ireland party backs her Conservatives in the...

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Special counsel expands inquiry to probe Trump for obstruction of justice

Special counsel expands inquiry to probe Trump for obstruction of justice

The latest media reports say the obstruction of justice investigation began just days after President Trump fired Mr Comey on 9 May. He also recently announced that Mueller was going nowhere a...

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Trump 'ready to testify' over Comey conversations

Trump 'ready to testify' over Comey conversations

Kasowitz is expected to file a complaint with the Justice Department inspector general against Comey. "You and I are friends: 'Hey, I hope this happens, but you've got to do your job.' That's what h...

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Sir John Major: Tory-DUP deal may endanger fragile peace process

Earlier, Foster said the talks were going well: 'We hope soon to be able to bring this work to a successful conclusion'. When French President Emmanuel Macron met Mrs May in Paris on Tuesday...

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Mueller's Probe Expands to Jared Kushner's Business Ties — WashPost

Cohen has worked for Trump since the mid-2000s and was active in the campaign. He heads the McDermott, Will and Emery firm's government strategies practice. Earlier this month, Rosenstein told The...

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United Kingdom finance minister Hammond seeks 'pragmatic' Brexit

A key stipulation from the European Union side has been that the divorce agreement must be largely settled before the talks can move on to any future relationship between the bloc and its soon-to-be...

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Cosby's wife assails judge, prosecutors in statement

Cosby's wife assails judge, prosecutors in statement

With words like "heinous" and "exploitive" and "totally unethical" peppering her statement , Camille is being called hypocritical for using such words against others, including the media. The full ...

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Agencies dealing with strategies of terrorists: Jitendra Singh

Suspected militants ambushed a police patrol in the town of Achhabal, killing five police personnel, a top police officer said. Reportedly, Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) district commander Junaid Mattoo, an...

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Developing: I-94 Closed in Both Directions As Protesters Block Traffic

Developing: I-94 Closed in Both Directions As Protesters Block Traffic

The reading of the verdicts triggered a loud expletive from Valerie Castile, Philando's mother, and sobbing could be heard as the family made its way out of the courthouse. Family members met with rep...

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Teacher's photo showing LGBT pride next to Trump goes viral

Teacher's photo showing LGBT pride next to Trump goes viral

Shortly after the visit, Giannopoulos wrote about his White House experience , explaining why he wore his Pride pin to meet President Trump. "When I think back to my time in the White House, I will...

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US welcomes Syria cease-fire, urges opposition to halt attacks

Earlier this week, a western diplomat, speaking on condition of anonymity, said in Beirut that officials from the United States, Russia and Jordan were holding closed-door meetings in Amman to halt th...

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Ireland's first gay prime minister Leo Varadkar formally elected

I am glad that we can count on Leo Varadkar to ensure the stability of the island and avoid any disruption to the lives of Irish citizens. He launched his political career when he was a teenager by ...

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May firms up right-wing deal as Brexit talks loom

Talks between the Conservative party and the DUP ended today without a conclusion. It is thought Mrs Foster, despite being a Brexit supporter, could seek assurances from Mrs May that she will ...

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Government announces 149 new Post Office Passport Seva Kendras

Government announces 149 new Post Office Passport Seva Kendras

In the first phase 86 POPSKs were to be set up - 52 of which are now functional. Apart from centres in the post offices , the government had earlier also announced 16 full-fledged PSKs taking the t...

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