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Otto Warmbier's death draws outcry over North Korea rights violations

Trump added that he had spoken with Warmbier's family. Warmbier passed away at age 22 on Monday. "All those that wish to join his family in celebrating his life are cordially invited", said the...

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Tropical Storm Cindy's Heavy Rains Could Lead To Flash Floods

Tropical Storm Cindy's Heavy Rains Could Lead To Flash Floods

Tropical Storm Cindy continues to approach the Gulf Coast and is expected to make landfall early Thursday morning along the border of Texas and Louisiana. Depending on a storm's characteristics and f...

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Ex-Texas nurse accused of killing dozens charged with murder

Ex-Texas nurse accused of killing dozens charged with murder

Jones has been called the "killer nurse". Medical records that could have pointed to Jones as a culprit were accidentally destroyed, Sam Millsap, a former Bexar County district attorney, told KSAT-T...

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Bill Cosby judge says jurors' identities can be released

Lawyer Eli Segal, arguing on behalf of the Philadelphia Media Network and other outlets, said jurors should be free to discuss their backgrounds, the sequestration process and their individual views, ...

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Don't Believe Lazy Pundits: Ossoff Didn't Lose Because He Focused On Trump

In her victory speech, Handel even gave "a special thanks to the president of United States of America" as the crowd went wild chanting Trump's name. Republican Karen Handel declared victory in ...

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S.Korean President condoles death of USA student released by Pyongyang

Earlier Tuesday, Trump called Warmbier's treatment a "disgrace" and said it could have been avoided if he was brought home earlier. North Korea has detained two Korean-American academics and a mis...

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Self-Driving Helicopter Taxis Coming to Dubai

Self-Driving Helicopter Taxis Coming to Dubai

Volocopter , a German aviation startup, has just formalized a deal with Dubai's Road and Transport Authority (RTA) to begin testing of its vehicles, which are essentially personal flying taxis. It i...

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Handel to make Georgia history as its first GOP congresswoman

CNBC reports that the election between Ossoff and Handel was the most expensive House race ever, with both opponents spending a combination of $36 million as of May 31. Joe Webb, a Handel suppo...

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Israeli police arrest 350, bolster security in Jerusalem after deadly attack

Israeli police arrest 350, bolster security in Jerusalem after deadly attack

Tel Aviv: Palestinian factions and the Israeli military have both rejected a claim by Islamic State that three Palestinian men who carried out a fatal shooting and stabbing attack in Jerusalem we...

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North Texas Family Remembers Navy Sailor Who Died in Collision at Sea

The 10,000-ton USS Fitzgerald and the ACX Crystal , a 29,000-ton container ship flagged in the Philippines, collided early Saturday local time off Japan's Izu Peninsula, officials said. This ...

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Brexit talks to focus on orderly exit

Brexit talks to focus on orderly exit

There's a long way to go but we're off to a promising start. He said those were the rights of expatriate citizens and problems of a new EU-UK border, notably cutting across Ireland. He said: "Brex...

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Qatar goes ahead with $12bn United States fighter jet deal despite Trump's criticism

Qatar goes ahead with $12bn United States fighter jet deal despite Trump's criticism

Trump's criticism emerged amid a diplomatic row between Qatar and other Arab nations , which demand that Doha stopped supporting the pan-Arabic movement Muslim Brotherhood and severed ties with ...

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US Student Jailed by N. Korea Dies After Release

Phil Robertson, a deputy director at U.S. NGO Human Rights Watch, said the group has called on North Korea to immediately release the remaining detainees: three Americans, one Canadian and six S...

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US Democrats look to future after big loss in Georgia election

Losses by Republicans in any of those races would likely have hastened the retirement of incumbents in competitive districts and would have emboldened strong potential Democratic candidates to jum...

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United States says it shot down Iranian-made drone in Syria

United States says it shot down Iranian-made drone in Syria

Russian Federation backs Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, whom Iran also supports, while the US -led coalition is aligned with groups that oppose the Assad regime and ISIS. The UK, another key coalit...

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UN Security Council backs W. Africa force to fight Sahel militants

UN Security Council backs W. Africa force to fight Sahel militants

Instead of authorizing the force to "use all necessary means" to carry out its operations, the draft resolution now "welcomes the deployment", according to a copy seen by Reuters. The original text ca...

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Pelosi tries to reassure Dems after Georgia loss

Murphy said people in his district "are never talking about issues like Russian Federation; they are not talking, frankly, about what's on cable news at night". Are there lessons to be learned? What...

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Donald Trump blames Obama inaction for Otto Warmbier's death

Newly-released pictures show him smiling with his tour group, posing in front of statues of the country's leaders and sampling North Korean food. Unites States satellites have detected activity at a...

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Russian Federation slams Trump's 'Cold War' policy on Cuba

Russian Federation slams Trump's 'Cold War' policy on Cuba

Obama had announced in December 2014 that he and Castro were restoring ties and less than a year later, the US Embassy in Havana was re-opened with the then US president making a historic visit to t...

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Government launches new Facebook alert system for child abductions

Government launches new Facebook alert system for child abductions

The system began in the U.S., and a similar system has been used in Queensland. The post will include key information including a photograph, name, description and circumstances surrounding the disa...

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Australia lifts suspension of airstrikes against IS in Syria

Australia lifts suspension of airstrikes against IS in Syria

ADF personnel are closely monitoring the air situation in Syria and a decision on the resumption of ADF air operations in Syria will be made in due course. Forces with competing aims are now at close ...

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Trump says China has failed over North Korea

They said scans showed extensive loss in all regions of Warmbier's brain and they found no evidence of botulism . A funeral has been scheduled on Thursday morning at a high school in Wyoming, O...

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DUP: Talks with Tories have not gone 'as expected'

DUP: Talks with Tories have not gone 'as expected'

Various commentators on both sides of the Irish Sea have called into question the impartiality of any government in which the DUP is present in relation to the ongoing peace process. Another slammed...

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Korea's ICBM and nuclear weapons nears completion

North Korea launched a series of short-range missiles early Thursday that appeared to be created to attack ships, the latest provocation by Kim Jong Un's isolated regime. The UN Security Council ...

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Virginia primary to help gauge US political mood under Trump

Gillespie enjoys broad endorsements from the vast majority of Virginia's state delegates but also from national figures like Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker, Arkansas Senator Tom Cotton, Florida Sen...

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Laura Ingraham Backs Away From Sean Spicer's Job

CNN reporter Jim Acosta seemed especially peeved that in addition to not allowing recordings, Spicer wasn't offering any substance to the questions reporters asked. "You can't be a credible press ...

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Rand Paul calls to slow down 'rushed' ObamaCare repeal process

You can tell by the fact that they're trying to avoid having to make them by keeping their bill hidden from view until the last possible moment. This process is wrong. McConnell has vowed to hold ...

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Raleigh mourners: Slain Muslim teen in Va. represents all 'sisters in Islam'

The daylong funeral began with prayers at the All Dulles Area Muslim Society (ADAMS) in Sterling, Virginia - where the teens were headed. Sgt. Anna Rose of the U.S. In this Tuesday, June 20, 2017 ph...

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Too early to say if airport stabbing terrorism

Too early to say if airport stabbing terrorism

As he did so, Ftouhi referenced killings in Syria , Iraq , and Afghanistan , and yelled "Allahu Akbar". It was ranked the 134th busiest airport in the United States. They say it is an act of terror...

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Russian Federation expects explanation from USA on downed Syrian jet

Russian Federation expects explanation from USA on downed Syrian jet

A USA warplane on Tuesday shot down an armed drone linked to Syrian regime forces, the latest in a series of clashes between US -backed forces and the regime of Bashar Assad that risks drawing Ame...

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Beyoncé and Jay Z welcome twins, reports say

But Beyonce has revealed few details about her pregnancy, and did not say when the babies were due to be born. She posted a photo showcasing her handsome baby bump with the caption, "We would like...

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Airbus, Boeing commercial aircraft deals at Paris Airshow

Airbus, Boeing commercial aircraft deals at Paris Airshow

The 737 Max 200 planes, which the airline has nicknamed "Gamechangers", will be delivered in the second half of 2019 and the first half of 2020. Donghai Chairman Wong Cho-Bau told a news conference ...

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Australia Halts Airstrikes in Syria Over Russian Threats

Australia Halts Airstrikes in Syria Over Russian Threats

Washington also described those strikes as self-defence. A Syrian military offensive has unfolded on several fronts, coupled with Russian airstrikes and a show of force by Iran, which fired ballist...

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MI cuts ties to contractor on oil spill analysis

MI cuts ties to contractor on oil spill analysis

The U.S. State of MI said on Wednesday it has fired a consultant after state officials discovered a conflict of interest with an employee of the company conducting an independent analysis on the risks...

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Trump Administration Preserves DACA Immigration Rights for Children

DACA allows for immigrants who came to the U.S. as children, known as "Dreamers", to obtain work permits and remain in the country legally. Homeland Security's assistant secretary for public affai...

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Congress rules out consensus on BJP's presidential nominee Ramnath Kovind

The BJP's oldest ally the Shiv Sena has supported the opposite side for the last two presidential elections, though this time Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray has pledged support for Mr Kovind. We are ve...

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Tensions rise in Syria, North Korea

But they cast doubt on North Korea's assertion he fell into a coma after contracting botulism and taking a sleeping pill. And in a tweet days after his meeting with President Xi Jinping in A...

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Iraqi PM Abadi postpones visit to Saudi Arabia amid Gulf rift

Saudi Arabia , the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain and several other countries broke off relations with Qatar , accusing him of supporting armed groups and Iran , Qatar accusations have been repe...

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May drops key manifesto pledges from Queen's 'Brexit' speech

The 91-year-old Queen Elizabeth II went ahead with the ceremonial opening of Parliament despite the announcement that her husband, Prince Philip , was in the hospital. "It will work to tackle the t...

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United Nations chief working to resolve Gulf dispute

Saudi Arabia , the UAE , Bahrain and Egypt cut diplomatic and transport ties with Qatar a week ago, accusing it of fomenting regional unrest, supporting terrorism and getting too close to Iran , a...

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