Global

Saudi Arabia's GACA cancels licences of Qatar Airways

Saudi Arabia's GACA cancels licences of Qatar Airways

This was Trump's longest explanation of his stance on the diplomatic freeze-out of Qatar, clarifying an initial picture given by a series of tweets earlier in the week that seemed to indicate suppor...

by · Global
Republican Karen Handel avoids upset in key congressional election in Georgia

Republican Karen Handel avoids upset in key congressional election in Georgia

Georgia voters steadily streamed into suburban Atlanta polling places Tuesday to decide the most expensive House race in US history and put weeks of television ads, phone calls and ringing doorb...

by · Global

Costliest Congressional Race In History Being Decided Today

Ossoff, a political newcomer, nearly won the race outright in a 16-candidate primary in April, which triggered Tuesday's runoff election with Handel. At the start of today's election, for the 6th Di...

by · Global
Muslim supporters deliver a message of peace to anti-Muslim protesters

Muslim supporters deliver a message of peace to anti-Muslim protesters

Patrick Smith, an opponent of Sharia Law "All of the sudden we're Nazis because we think Sharia law is not a good idea". "We need unity in this country under no ideology and no banner except the Con...

by · Global
Rebels say Syrian army, Iranian-backed militias launch offensive in eastern desert

Rebels say Syrian army, Iranian-backed militias launch offensive in eastern desert

The U.S. -led coalition is providing close air support to the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces as they fight to retake Raqqa, the capital of the IS group's self-styled caliphate, where the 2015 Pa...

by · Global

David Davis "encouraged" by first Brexit meeting

Barnier suggested that the talks will largely follow the EU's conditions and will center on the two sides' new relationship only once sufficient progress has been made on the withdrawal issues. I will...

by · Global
Handel beats Ossoff in closely watched Georgia Congressional race

Handel beats Ossoff in closely watched Georgia Congressional race

Republican candidate Karen Handel has won a special election in Georgia, delivering a significant boost to U.S. president Donald Trump as he struggles with historically-low approval ratings and a ...

by · Global

President Trump likely to reveal this week whether secret tapes exist

Sekulow is so certain that Trump is under investigation that even when he's trying to do damage control over two Freudian slips that confirm Trump is under investigation, Sekulow releases anoth...

by · Global
Tropical Storm Cindy forms in Gulf; what it means for North Carolina

Tropical Storm Cindy forms in Gulf; what it means for North Carolina

A hurricane warning extended from the New Orleans area of Louisiana west to near Beaumont, with a watch stretching from that point along the coast to Galveston. Already some flooding was reported ...

by · Global
U.S. fighter jet shoots down Syrian drone

U.S. fighter jet shoots down Syrian drone

The staunch U.S. ally in September said it would widen the scope of targets in the air war against IS by allowing its pilots to strike jihadist support and logistics resources in Iraq and Syria. has s...

by · Global

Two Americans From Ohio Detained in North Korea With Different Paths Home

On Thursday, doctors said the University of Virginia student had a severe brain injury, but it was not clear what caused it. Last week Mr Warmbier's family said they had been told their son wa...

by · Global
Republican Handel pledges to work on health care

Republican Handel pledges to work on health care

Recent polls have the two neck and neck. Special election results are trickling in, county by county. Handel then detailed how she has spent her career fighting for women's health through an...

by · Global

Republican Karen Handel wins Georgia House election

During her 2010 gubernatorial bid, she said she opposes marriage equality - a position held at the time by then-President Obama and Hillary Clinton - and adoption by same-sex couples. For Ossoff...

by · Global

Qatar sees no basis yet for diplomatic solution to crisis

Turkey has sent food and dairy products to Qatar to help break the Saudi-led blockade on the country. The administration of Saudi-backed and resigned Yemeni president Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi, Liby...

by · Global
US jets shoot down 'Iranian drone' in Syria - coalition

US jets shoot down 'Iranian drone' in Syria - coalition

Russia , a staunch ally of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, said it would treat US-led coalition aircraft flying west of the Euphrates River in Syria as potential targets and track them with missile ...

by · Global

In Georgia, Republicans aim to hang onto congressional seat

If Jon Ossoff can manage to beat out Republican Karen Handel to win the seat left vacant by Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price it will be the first win for the Democrats in a race pro...

by · Global
'American Horror Story' Season 7 Adds Colton Haynes to the Cast

'American Horror Story' Season 7 Adds Colton Haynes to the Cast

However, Colton will be just one of many new faces for fans of the show to see during Season 7. Fans quickly flocked to the post with various welcoming greetings for Haynes, expressing their excitemen...

by · Global
DEMS DEFEATED AGAIN: Republican Handel Wins Georgia Special Election

DEMS DEFEATED AGAIN: Republican Handel Wins Georgia Special Election

Minutes later, Trump tweeted: "Congratulations to Karen Handel on her big win in Georgia 6th". A super PAC backed by Ryan spent $7 million alone. The president said: " KAREN HANDEL FOR CONGRE...

by · Global

Coroner: Otto Warmbier's family objects to autopsy

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) described Warmbier's death as " murder " but called on Americans "stupid" enough to travel to North Korea to sign a waiver not to hold the United States responsible if som...

by · Global

Tories and DUP set to face legal challenge as deal nears

Shadow Brexit secretary Sir Keir Starmer said the talks had begun badly because Mrs May lacked authority and a mandate. "Any deal between the Conservative party and the DUP that infringed the ab...

by · Global
Police shooting victim was 'failed at every single level,' neighbor says

Police shooting victim was 'failed at every single level,' neighbor says

Authorities say Lyles confronted the officers with two kitchen knives - less than two weeks after she had threatened officers with long metal shears when they responded to a domestic disturbance at ...

by · Global

Oklahoma congressmen call for accountability after Otto Warmbier dies

Former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Bill Richardson says he's saddened and angry about the death of an American college student from OH who was released by North Korea in a coma last week...

by · Global

Queen's Speech ditched next year to allow greater Brexit laws scrutiny

The party is urging the Government to give "greater focus" to negotiations, with a warning that it "can't be taken for granted". A DUP source told the Press Association that talks with Mrs May's Con...

by · Global

US fighter jet shoots down Iranian-made drone in Syria

Several senior Islamic State figures have been killed in recent years as the group has been driven from large parts of Syria and Iraq . In Syria's complex civil war, the USA backs some rebel grou...

by · Global

Macron to forge ahead with pro-EU reforms after French election victory

In absolute terms, the yield on France's 10-year government bond was unchanged on the day, staying within sight of a seven-month low of 0.58 percent hit last week. The president's office said in...

by · Global
Everyone should incorporate Yoga in their lives: Malaika Arora Khan

Everyone should incorporate Yoga in their lives: Malaika Arora Khan

Shilpa Shetty Kundra posted a video of herself performing a very hard yoga posture called " Bakasana ". On the occasion of International Yoga Day , the actress - who has come on board as Reebok's ...

by · Global

French President Emmanuel Macron to reshuffle government after huge parliament win

A minor reshuffle of the Cabinet, a necessary move after parliamentary elections , was expected this week, perhaps as soon as Monday. The part only managed to garner a paltry number of 34 seats. The ...

by · Global
Australia suspends airstrikes in Syria after U.S. downed jet

Australia suspends airstrikes in Syria after U.S. downed jet

The U.S. failure to coordinate with local forces prior to Sunday's downing of a Syrian warplane infuriated Russian Federation, which called the attack "a cynical violation of Syria's sovereignty" as w...

by · Global
Coalition confirms Iranian drone shot down by United States aircraft in Syria

Coalition confirms Iranian drone shot down by United States aircraft in Syria

The US-led global coalition later confirmed the incident in a statement, saying the armed drone was downed "after it displayed hostile intent and advanced on Coalition forces" that "were manning an es...

by · Global

Iran fires missiles into Syria in revenge for attacks

Six surface-to-surface missiles were launched on Sunday from western bases in Iran at command centers, logistic sites and suicide auto bomb factories in Syria's eastern Deir Ezzor area, 700 kilo...

by · Global

One dead after vehicle rams police van in Paris

Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said the individual first received a permit to possess a gun before he was flagged to intelligence agencies as a potential militant threat. Paris police prefecture twe...

by · Global

Australia suspends air force operations in Syria

The United States has moved quickly to contain an escalation of the situation after the jet was downed on Sunday evening when regime forces targeted the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces, an allian...

by · Global
Disclosing name before parleys on presidential nominee may not be appropriate: Government

Disclosing name before parleys on presidential nominee may not be appropriate: Government

Meanwhile, another CPI leader D. Raja said, 'We have not proposed any name nor they have'. But nothing of that sort happened. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is the other member of the BJP panel forme...

by · Global
Truce collapses in Syria's south amid offensive

Truce collapses in Syria's south amid offensive

A spokesman for the Guard, Gen. Ramazan Sharif , said all six ballistic missiles hit their targets, citing "local sources " and drone footage. A rebel fighter takes away a flag that belonged to ...

by · Global
US shoots down drone on Syria-Iraq border

US shoots down drone on Syria-Iraq border

The US-led coalition fighting the Islamic State (IS) group says it has shot down an armed pro-Syrian regime drone that had been bearing down on its forces in Syria's south-east. On June 9, the coa...

by · Global
Ex-North Korea detainee Otto Warmbier has died

Ex-North Korea detainee Otto Warmbier has died

Trump condemned Pyongyang following news of his death. The president said he spoke with Warmbier's family, describing them as incredible given all they've gone through. He died six days later su...

by · Global
French polls predict Macron's party will secure large majority

French polls predict Macron's party will secure large majority

President Emmanuel Macron's fledgling En Marche! party has secured a large majority in parliamentary elections . As tradition dictates following parliamentary polls, Prime Minister Edouard Phil...

by · Global

U.S. flies supersonic bombers over Korean Peninsula

Despite a consistent USA military presence in his backyard, Kim has defiantly continued to march toward developing a long-range nuclear missile. "So we face the task of the complete dismantlement of...

by · Global
Republican Karen Handel wins Georgia House seat in key contest

Republican Karen Handel wins Georgia House seat in key contest

What they tend to have in common: Relatively highly educated, wealthy and diverse populations, plus people who - like thousands in Ossoff's district - voted for Mitt Romney in 2012 and then backed...

by · Global

Republican Handel wins Georgia House seat

Their matchup in Georgia's 6th Congressional District has become a proxy for the national political atmosphere and a test of GOP strength early in Donald Trump's presidency. Handel, a Republican, and ...

by · Global