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US Senate Republicans to release healthcare bill Thursday

US Senate Republicans to release healthcare bill Thursday

While the media are enjoying what they say is Republican hypocrisy over their process to pass a Senate version of a bill to repeal and replace Obamacare , there is little attention being paid to ...

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McCain: Only 'Stupid' Americans Would Still Have Interest In Visiting North Korea

McCain: Only 'Stupid' Americans Would Still Have Interest In Visiting North Korea

However, US doctors found no evidence of botulism upon Mr Warmbier's release. Such direct consultations between the two governments are rare because they don't have formal diplomatic relations. " Wh...

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American Student Released from North Korean Prison, Dies Days Later

American Student Released from North Korean Prison, Dies Days Later

South Korean President Moon Jae-in said in an interview with "CBS This Morning" that North Korea must bear "heavy responsibility" for Warmbier's death . Though North Korea has claimed that Warm...

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Iran using missile power to defend citizens, hit terrorists: Zarif

Iran using missile power to defend citizens, hit terrorists: Zarif

Tensions escalated on Sunday as the U.S. military brought down a Syrian military jet near Raqqa for bombing near US-allied forces on the ground, the first time Washington had carried out such an actio...

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Karen Handel says she's 'humbled' and 'honored' by win

Karen Handel says she's 'humbled' and 'honored' by win

Muvlvaney carried the district in the 2016 election by a margin of more than 20 percent, yet on Tuesday, the Republican held on to it with a muck smaller victory. Price won each time he was on...

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Shiv Sena gives in, will support NDA's Presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind

Shiv Sena gives in, will support NDA's Presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind

The announcement came as a surprise as several other names were doing the rounds. President Pranab Mukherjee has accepted the resignation of Kovind as the Governor of Bihar, a communique issued by t...

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US Coast Guard Interviews Ship Crews After Collision

This undated photo released by the U.S. Navy, Monday, June 19, 2017, shows Sonar Technician 3rd Class Ngoc T Truong Huynh, 25, from Oakville, Connecticut. "The damage to the destroyer's side suggests ...

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'Secret' health care bill takes shape

That stands in contrast to the debate ahead of the Democratic-led effort to pass the Affordable Care Act in the first place; a vote preceded by long days of committee hearings . Everybody pretty ...

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United States jet shoots down 'Iranian drone' in Syria

United States jet shoots down 'Iranian drone' in Syria

The shoot down comes two days after the US announced it shot down a Syrian regime fighter jet on Sunday after it dropped bombs near USA -backed Syrian Kurdish forces advancing on ISIS's stronghold...

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CNN projects Handel win over Ossoff in most expensive House race ever

CNN projects Handel win over Ossoff in most expensive House race ever

In victory, she commended Ossoff and pledged to work for his supporters. Of the two races, the House seat in Georgia's sixth district was the tightest and most competitive. Republicans control the H...

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John McCain: Americans 'stupid' to still want to travel to North Korea

His family said Monday that he first appeared anguished when he first arrived home, but died "at peace". Otto Warmbier , serving a 15-year prison term for alleged anti-state acts, was released to his...

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Funeral set for Otto Warmbier, US student freed from North Korea

Funeral set for Otto Warmbier, US student freed from North Korea

Additionally, the online flight monitor CivMilAir has detected a flight of the WC-135 , or the Constant Phoenix "nuke sniffer", which surveys the atmosphere to detect nuclear explosions. At least I k...

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Triumphant Pakistan team returns home with Champions Trophy

They were shouting slogans in favour of Pakistan and bursting crackers, he added. This month's Champions Trophy , held intermittently since 1998, was contested between only the top eight sides in t...

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Explosion-Like Noises Heard At Brussels Train Station

Security services evacuated and cordoned off an area around the station, while ambulances arrived on standby. Rail traffic was largely suspended. Nicolas Van Herrewegen, a railway sorting agent who ...

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U.S. to send two bombers to Korean peninsula

U.S. to send two bombers to Korean peninsula

Warmbier, an OH native and student at the University of Virginia , was arrested in North Korea in January 2016 while visiting as a tourist. Trump had personally lobbied Chinese President Xi Jinping t...

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Republican Karen Handel Beats Democrat Jon Ossoff In The Georgia Special Election

Republican Karen Handel Beats Democrat Jon Ossoff In The Georgia Special Election

Democrats are now looking ahead to the 2018 congressional elections in which they need to gain 24 seats to reclaim the lower house. But Democrats are now zero for 4 in converting special election...

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U.S. shoots down pro-Assad drone in Syria

Australia's military is suspending the airstrikes that it had been carrying out against the Islamic State as part of a US -led coalition in Syria, one day after Russian Federation criticized the US...

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Military Areas of Control in the Waning Days of Islamic State

Military Areas of Control in the Waning Days of Islamic State

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres warned that the incidents could be "very dangerous" and lead to an escalation of the war. "All kinds of airborne vehicles, including aircraft and UAVs [unmanned...

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USA shoots down pro-Assad drone in Syria

USA shoots down pro-Assad drone in Syria

Two days later, the United States shot down an armed pro-regime drone after it fired a dud munition at USA -led forces. Last week, another Iranian-made drone flown by pro-regime forces was shot do...

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Israeli PM says work begun on new West Bank settlement

Israel has begun construction of the first new settlement in the occupied West Bank in 25 years, with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu calling it an "honour" to build the illegal outpost in defi...

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UAE's Gargash says Qatar isolation could last for years

UAE's Gargash says Qatar isolation could last for years

The QIA, which owns stakes in global companies ranging from Glencore Plc to Barclays Plc, has since told lenders that it won't be making any more deposits directly and that any future funding will com...

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Trump's Cuba policy changes "very appropriate", says Sen. Rubio

Yesterday, the US President unveiled plans to switch up predecessor Barack Obama's Cuba policy . "Any policy change that diminishes the ability of Americans to travel freely to Cuba is not in t...

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GST Launch on June 30 with special midnight session in Parliament

GST Launch on June 30 with special midnight session in Parliament

A gong will be sounded at midnight to signify that GST has arrived . The Members of Parliament, Chief Ministers and state Finance Ministers have also been invited to attend special midnight sessio...

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US congressman's condition improves but still critical after shooting

Sava said at a press conference. Congressional Democrats beat their Republican counterparts in Washington's annual charity baseball game, an event marked by the shooting of Rep. Two lawmakers...

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US bombers fly over Korean Peninsula

Moon and may not reflect official ROK govern policy", said Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs spokesperson Alicia Edwards in an email to VOA. South Korea in recent years has repeatedly accus...

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French defence minister quits over fake jobs claims

Macron accepted her resignation and said he "respected" Goulard's choice. MoDem won 42 seats in the parliamentary election while Macron's party crushed its rivals by winning 308 seats, giving their ...

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Trump says China North Korea pressure hasn't worked

Trump says China North Korea pressure hasn't worked

We do know that the 22-year-old university student was medically evacuated from North Korea on 13 June and flown to the USA where he died on 19 June. Fred Warmbier, the student's father, has said he...

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Dashcam Footage of Philando Castile's Death Released

Dashcam Footage of Philando Castile's Death Released

The 29-year-old police officer was acquitted last Friday of second-degree manslaughter and of two felony counts of intentional discharge of a risky weapon. "Code three, get the baby girl out of here...

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U.S. 'downs Iran-made drone' over Syria

U.S. 'downs Iran-made drone' over Syria

It was the second time this month that the US has shot down an armed drone in the vicinity of the camp at Tanf . UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres warned that the incidents could be "very dan...

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Spicer confirms meetings with candidates to fill WH press jobs

Spicer confirms meetings with candidates to fill WH press jobs

Reporters that cover the White House have grown frustrated by the fewer number of briefings, which have traditionally been held daily and on-camera. The White House is to change the roles in the com...

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DC Watching Georgia Special Election Closely

DC Watching Georgia Special Election Closely

Far from rethinking their support for Trump or their plans to undo former President Barack Obama's health care law, Republicans seem likely to stay the course. The Republican involved in the race ...

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S.Korea's Moon urges North Korea to return detainees swiftly

U.S. President Donald Trump blamed the "brutality of the North Korean regime" for Warmbier's death . The U.S. Department of State says it has "received with deep sadness" news about the death o...

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Iran calls missile attack on Syria militants a wider warning

This marked the latest escalation between the U.S. and Syria since the civil war began in the middle eastern country six years ago. The Revolutionary Guards said it fired a total of six missil...

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Trump takes veiled shot at Obama for Warmbier's late release

Trump takes veiled shot at Obama for Warmbier's late release

Justin Weber told The Associated Press that a news conference is expected later to provide more information. But it said the "objection to an autopsy was honoured" and only an external examina...

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Trump's lawyer: 'I don't tell him what to write'

While aides have advised Trump to stay off Twitter , the president continued to weigh in Sunday as he spent the weekend at Camp David, the government-owned presidential retreat in Maryland. Thereupon...

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U.S. forces shoot down Iranian drone over Syria as fighting escalates

U.S. forces shoot down Iranian drone over Syria as fighting escalates

The drone was approaching a small military base at the Syrian town of Tanf that U.S., British and Norwegian special operations forces use as a staging ground to train and equip rebel groups fighting...

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Georgia 6th Congressional District race by the numbers

Georgia 6th Congressional District race by the numbers

The race between Ossoff and Republican Karen Handel . To Democrats, a win for Ossoff means another crucial seat in the House, and that focusing their massive resources into historically red distr...

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Top Dem: Trump slowing pace of Senate Intel probe

The president wrote on Twitter Friday: "I am being investigated for firing the FBI Director by the man who told me to fire the FBI Director!" I don't think they're going to get the president, ...

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S.Korean President condoles death of United States student released by Pyongyang

President Moon had also sat down with "CBS This Morning" co-host Norah O'Donnell for an interview as well, which aired Tuesday morning, local time. In addition, the statement claims that, "The North...

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Contentious Georgia Election Is Full Of Dinosaur Costumes For Some Reason

Contentious Georgia Election Is Full Of Dinosaur Costumes For Some Reason

Handel said at her victory rally that she knew it was going to "require all hands on deck" for Republicans to hold on to the district. Jon Ossoff , Democratic candidate for Georgia's 6th congres...

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