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Fate uncertain for Republican health bill

Democrats were quick to point out that they were not involved in any capacity with the drafting of the new health care bill, which Republicans drafted under reconciliation behind closed doors and out-...

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Steve Scalise upgraded to 'fair' condition, starts rehab from shooting

Steve Scalise upgraded to 'fair' condition, starts rehab from shooting

Scalise and other congressional Republicans were practicing for their annual charity baseball game against Democrats when a gunman started shooting. The Medstar Washington Hospital Center did not ...

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United States shoots down drone close to Iraqi-Syrian border

United States shoots down drone close to Iraqi-Syrian border

A Russian fighter jet came within several feet of a U.S. Air Force reconnaissance aircraft flying over the Baltic Sea on Monday, in an encounter the American pilot determined was unsafe. Russia's Defe...

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Lavrov: Moscow Still Waiting for Explanations From US on Downed Syrian Plane

Lavrov: Moscow Still Waiting for Explanations From US on Downed Syrian Plane

Russian Federation made clear it was changing its military posture in response to the USA downing of a Syrian regime jet on Sunday, something the regime said was the first such incident since the star...

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United States 'downs Iran-made drone' over Syria

United States 'downs Iran-made drone' over Syria

The Pentagon said the incident took place near a combat post in A-Tanf where US and coalition "advisers" are stationed in a support capacity to provide services to forces battling the Islamic State...

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Rep. Steve Scalise upgraded to 'fair' condition after shooting

Rep. Steve Scalise upgraded to 'fair' condition after shooting

Wednesday on Republican lawmakers and staffers practicing for a charity baseball game scheduled the next day . He was airlifted to the trauma center and nearly immediately underwent surgery to try to...

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Theresa May unveils offer on EU citizens after Brexit

Almost three million Europeans are now living in Britain and around one million Britons living elsewhere in the EU. Britain's vote to leave the European Union exactly a year ago on Friday was the ...

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Gunman who shot United States politician Steve Scalise acted alone, says Federal Bureau of Investigation

Gunman who shot United States politician Steve Scalise acted alone, says Federal Bureau of Investigation

Hodgkinson shot and critically wounded Rep. Steve Scalise as he and several other Republican members of Congress were practicing for a charity baseball game with their Democratic colleagues at a ballf...

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UK seeks to reassure EU citizens they can stay after Brexit

May said she expects reciprocity for the estimated 1.5 million Britons living in European Union member countries once Britain leaves the bloc. Speaking over dinner at the Brussels summit, Mrs May ...

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Farmers say Trump's Cuba policy hurts them

Farmers say Trump's Cuba policy hurts them

Perhaps most importantly, Emmer said, Friday's announcement "creates a very real security risk for the American people and our homeland by inviting foreign nations into our backyard to fill a void tha...

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Merkel says May's offer on expats 'good start' but many questions remain

I told them that in fact the European Union was built on dreams that seemed impossible to achieve. Tusk noted that he was not the only one who had such aspirations. But May's proposal sets up a clash ...

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List of demands on Qatar by Saudi Arabia, other Arab nations

According to the document, the country has 10 days to meet the list of demands. The U.S. issued that litmus test amid frustration at how long it was taking Saudi Arabia and others to formalize a list...

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Infant drowns in tub while mom distracted by Facebook

Infant drowns in tub while mom distracted by Facebook

Stuckey returned to find the infant face down in the tub. She admitted to being "distracted" by another child, then on Facebook messenger and had the TV on loudly in the background. Her bail hasn't be...

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Lyon president confirms £16m deal to sign Bertrand Traore from Chelsea

Lyon president confirms £16m deal to sign Bertrand Traore from Chelsea

Mangala, who spent the recent campaign on loan at Valencia, has two years left on his City contract but is unlikely to be part of Pep Guardiola's plans which has opened the door for a move to Ligue 1....

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Hometown funeral remembers Otto Warmbier who would've 'set the world on fire'

Trump. Trump has had high hopes for cooperation from China to exert influence over North Korea, leaning heavily on Chinese President Xi Jinping for his assistance. The drone crashed while returning ...

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Warren: Senate GOP Health Care Bill Paid for With 'Blood Money'

The most immediate response was a large demonstration at the offices of Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , who oversaw the bill's drafting in complete secrecy and will now attempt to ram it through th...

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Mourners gather for USA student jailed by N. Korea

Warmbier's funeral will be held at Wyoming High School - located in the city of Wyoming, a suburb of Cincinnati - from which he graduated in 2013. He will be buried at a nonsectarian cemetery. North K...

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Trump restores restrictions on Cuba

But Trump's speech was a stinging rejection of Obama's announcement in 2014 that he and President Raúl Castro of Cuba would begin normalizing relations between the two countries. But one Cuban...

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Obama: Millions lose coverage with GOP health plan

On Thursday, the Frankenstein-esque creation of Trumpcare-dubbed the Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017-was done in a mysterious GOP laboratory filled with Wiffle Ball bats and Bud Light, and ...

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One killed as Venezuelan troops fire on protesters at airbase

Videgaray and OAS Secretary General Luis Almagro repeated calls for Venezuela to establish an election timetable, respect for human rights, political prisoners to be freed, an independent judiciary an...

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US 'regrets' Russian decision to cancel talks

Russian Federation has cancelled its planned talks with the United States after Washington imposed a new series of sanctions over Moscow's military intervention in Ukraine . "We regret that Rus...

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Bodies of missing Navy sailors found after collision near Japan

Joseph Aucoin , commander of the U.S. Navy's 7th Fleet. The US navy had previously declined to say how numerous seven missing sailors had been recovered. NYK and the ship's owner are cooperating w...

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ND sailor aboard USS Fitzgerald when it was struck

Their bodies were found a day later when the ship returned to port and divers scoured damaged areas of the 154-meter (500-foot) USS Fitzgerald , which was commissioned in 1995 and deployed in the I...

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Theresa May to unveil plans to 'protect' EU citizens' rights post-Brexit

Theresa May to unveil plans to 'protect' EU citizens' rights post-Brexit

The result of the UK General Election has reignited the Brexit debate with questions over the type of Brexit Britain wants. The conclusions of the first day of negotiations for Brexit have...

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Trump says he does not have tapes of Comey talks

But they largely confirmed the suspicions of outsiders that Mr. Trump had been leveling a baseless threat at Mr. Comey on May 12, when he wrote , " James Comey better hope that there are no "tapes" ...

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Philippine rebels escape from school after hostages freed

Philippine rebels escape from school after hostages freed

Pigcawayan Mayor Eliseo Garcesa Jr. said residents fled after the attack started 4 a.m., but an undetermined number of them were held hostage. "They've withdrawn, they are no longer there". He added...

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United Kingdom seeks to reassure European Union citizens they can stay after Brexit

The pledge will depend on whether the European Union agrees to giving rights to the 1.5 million British citizens now living elsewhere on the continent in return. The remarks also follow French Presi...

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New Smart City list released: Naya Raipur, Rajkot selected

New Smart City list released: Naya Raipur, Rajkot selected

Kerala capital Thiruvananthapuram topped the list and Chhattisgarh's new capital Naya Raipur came second, according to government release. Naidu was addressing the National Workshop on Urban Trans...

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Pentagon chief blasts N.Korea over United States student who died

He handles North Korean issues for the Department of State and met with North Korean officials in Norway and NY about Warmbier's release . A piece of legislation meant to curb American travel i...

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Trump Confirms Reports He is Under Investigation In Twitter Rant

Trump after Attorney General Jeff Sessions recused himself in March. Robert Mueller , the special counsel investigating Russia's role in the 2016 elections is rapidly expanding the scope...

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Russia fires missiles from Mediterranean at IS in Syria

Russia's Defense Ministry says it has fired cruise missiles from the Mediterranean Sea on positions of the Islamic State group in Syria. Russian officials added that the submarine performed a submerge...

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Zuma Backs New South African Mine Rules

Zuma Backs New South African Mine Rules

The new Mining Charter gazetted on June 15 is a catalyst for a more inclusive economy, Zwane said. He added that they would go to court to hear what the Chamber of Mines has to say as well as give h...

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Concerns Over Senate Health Care Would Impact Medicaid In Arizona

She contended, for example, that the bill's tax cuts for the wealthy are paid for by "blood money:" cuts to tax credits that help individuals pay for health insurance and to Medicaid , a progra...

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Mourners Gather For Funeral Of Student Detained In N. Korea

He spent more than a year in the North Korea prison after being sentenced to 15 years of prison and hard labor for allegedly stealing a political propaganda poster from his Pyongyang hotel in Ja...

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Cher Turns on Nancy Pelosi After Ossoff Loss

Other Democrats drew just a tiny percent of the vote. Even tougher on Ossoff's centrist posture, chairman Jim Dean of the liberal activist Democracy for America blamed the candidate for "light...

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US shoots down drone close to Iraqi-Syrian border: statement

US shoots down drone close to Iraqi-Syrian border: statement

The Russian defense ministry's statement added that any coalition aircraft flying west of the Euphrates River would be tracked and "considered air targets". A US F-15 fighter jet opened fire on th...

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Presidential polls: Ram Nath Kovind files nomination in presence of PM Modi

Also present were senior BJP leader Lal Krishan Adavni and party chief Amit Shah . Ram Nath Kovind will file his nomination papers today for the next President of India elections . NDA's Ram Nat...

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Mumbai blasts case: Abu Salem, 5 others convicted; 1 acquitted

Mumbai blasts case: Abu Salem, 5 others convicted; 1 acquitted

Prosecution has proved that he was one of the main conspirators, the judge held. Rashid Khan was accused of supervising the whole procedure when arms and ammunitions were transported to Mumbai . Th...

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Long lines for Otto Warmbier farewell

Some 2,000 people filled an auditorium, cafeteria and gym at a school in Otto Warmbier's home town of Wyoming, Ohio , for the service. The Hamilton County coroner is trying to determine the cause...

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Mumbai blast: Five will get max. punishment of death, says public prosecutor

Mumbai blast: Five will get max. punishment of death, says public prosecutor

The trial of Salem, Dossa, Karimullah Khan, Feroz Khan , Riyaz Siddiqui, Tahir Merchant and Abdul Qayyum was separated because they were arrested later. "The report has recommended that India should ...

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