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Otto Warmbier believed to have suffered 'severe neurological injury'

Warmbier said that North Korea's regime had "brutalized and terrorized" his son for more than a year, and that he's happy Otto Warmbier is now home. Richardson, a Democrat, credited the Departmen...

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Heavy rain, winds, tornado warnings as Cindy heads inland

Heavy rain, winds, tornado warnings as Cindy heads inland

Jim Stefkovich, a meteorologist with the Alabama Emergency Agency, said Cindy dumped three to six inches of rain on coastal Alabama with up to 12 inches in some spot. Nolan McCabe, 10, of St. Louis,...

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Pelosi Pushes Back: 'I'm Worth the Trouble'

Pelosi Pushes Back: 'I'm Worth the Trouble'

Led by Reps. Kathleen Rice (D-N.Y.), Seth Moulton (D-Mass.) and Tim Ryan (D-Ohio), at least some in the group believe Pelosi has to go in order for Democrats to have a chance to win the House ...

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Rep. Steve Scalise out of ICU, listed in 'fair condition'

Rep. Steve Scalise out of ICU, listed in 'fair condition'

Doctors say Congressman Scalise is in fair condition and is in the process of healing and rehabilitation. He is expected to remain hospitalized for several weeks as he continues his recovery. Jack S...

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Trump says he did not tape talks with Comey

Trump wrote on Twitter on Thursday, a day before the deadline, that he did not know if there were recordings of his conversations with Comey, but he did not make or have any such recordings . When as...

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Seth Meyers slams the Senate GOP's 'cruel' healthcare bill

The bill would make significant changes to the Affordable Care Act , which Obama signed into law over seven years ago. At the White House on Thursday, Trump expressed hope for quick action. It rese...

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Nancy Pelosi Should Resign, Frustrated Democrats Say

Nancy Pelosi Should Resign, Frustrated Democrats Say

It's time for new leadership. House Democratic leaders are taking some comfort in coming in a close second for a seat that's always been firmly in GOP hands. Prominent Democrats said the...

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North Korea says US student's death a 'mystery to us as well'

In a statement by a DPRK Foreign Ministry spokesman carried by the Korean Central News Agency (KCNA), the North Korean representative claimed the country has been the victim of a " smear campaign " ...

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Death toll in Pakistan twin blasts rises to 37

Death toll in Pakistan twin blasts rises to 37

On March 31, a vehicle bomb blast near an Imambargah of Shia Muslims killed 23 people and injured 70 others in Parachinar. The source of the explosions was unclear, and there was no immediate claim ...

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Prez must uphold values of pluralism: Meira Kumar

Seventeen opposition parties announced that former Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar will be their joint candidate against the ruling NDA's presidential nominee Ram Nath Kovind . I personally like the ...

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Federal judge blocks deportations of Iraqi Christians

Federal judge blocks deportations of Iraqi Christians

The Justice Department had argued that immigration court is where the Iraqi nationals should make their case - not U.S. District Court. "The agency intends to comply with the terms of the order, while...

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Presidential Polls: Kovind files nomination, promises to uphold dignity of Presidency

Sasikala, who was at present lodged in Bengaluru prison following her conviction in the DA case. Subsequently, in 2007, the Sena supported Congress's Pratibha Patil, and Pranab Mukherjee in 2012, ...

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Kovind files nomination for Presidential election, BJP confident of comfortable victory

Kovind files nomination for Presidential election, BJP confident of comfortable victory

The opposition on Thursday selected Meira Kumar as its candidate, but that is unlikely to dent the chances of the NDA candidate, Ram Nath Kovind . "I appeal to all members of the electoral colleg...

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Fugitive polygamous sect leader arrested in South Dakota

Lyle Jeffs pleaded not guilty to the two-count indictment in February 2016 and was released from jail on June 9, 2016 ahead of his October trial date. Jeffs was released from jail last June while...

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Saudi Arabia tells Qatar to close Al Jazeera

Yousef al-Otaiba said in an interview. Still, he suggested the penalties would only be economic and diplomatic, adding: "There is no military element to this whatsoever". The dispute is a test for t...

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IRGC Missile Attack Proves Iran Can Counter All Threats: MP

Iran fired missiles on Sunday into eastern Syria , aiming at the bases of militant groups it holds responsible for attacks in Tehran which left 18 dead last week, Iran's Tasnim news agency re...

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Kovind files Presidential nomination, vows to uphold dignity of office

He was unbiased. I am happy that Bihar Governor was going to become the next President. Kumar said the decision to support Kovind was taken at the meeting of JD (U)'s core committee. The Congress has ...

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Russia After Downing of Syrian Warplane Warns US

But privately, USA military officials acknowledge that they are quickly running out of space in Syria to stay out of President Bashar al-Assad's way - not to mention Russian Federation and Iran. Ankar...

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Nevada's Heller is fifth GOP senator to oppose health-care bill

Nevada's Heller is fifth GOP senator to oppose health-care bill

Republican leaders are pushing to hold a vote on the legislation before lawmakers leave for the July 4 recess. She says she'd like to see a more open debate. KODJAK: But Caroline Pearson of the c...

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UK Conservatives, DUP Have Common Interests - Cabinet Office

UK Conservatives, DUP Have Common Interests - Cabinet Office

May is seeking the support of the DUP's 10 lawmakers in the House of Commons after being stripped of her majority in this month's election, with negotiations centering on extra money for Northern Ire...

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Trump denies obstruction of justice, rejects tape claims

Comey was leading the investigation into allegations Russian Federation tried to sway the election toward Trump and the possibility Trump associates colluded with Moscow when the president fired him...

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Leaders of Russia, Brazil agree to expand ties

Leaders of Russia, Brazil agree to expand ties

The survey by the Washington-based Pew Research Center finds Russians generally confident in their country's direction, enthusiastic about Moscow's increasing say in world affairs, and increasingl...

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Prez polls: JD(U) to skip Oppn's meet tomorrow, confirms support to NDA

Besides the NDAs constituents, which comprise over 48.6 per cent of votes in the electoral college that will elect the next president, regional parties such as the AIADMK, BJD, TRS and JD (U) have ann...

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Dennis Rodman, marijuana, and a North Korean prison release: Phillip Morris

Dennis Rodman, marijuana, and a North Korean prison release: Phillip Morris

Warmbier's parents told The Washington Post their son had been medically evacuated after being in a coma for more than a year. The 22-year-old student from the University of Virginia has been in...

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Macron's party secures majority in French parliament

Macron's party secures majority in French parliament

French far-right candidate, Marine Le Pen poses for a photograph after her speech during the second round of parliamentary elections in Henin Beaumont, Northern France, Sunday, June 18, 2017. Macr...

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Judge rules that Brendan Dassey's confession was coerced

Steven Avery's attorney went to Waupun Correctional Institution on Friday to inform her client that a federal court a day earlier had affirmed a lower court's ruling overturning his nephew's convict...

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The Senate's Flawed Health-Care Bill

The Senate's Flawed Health-Care Bill

Trump's assertion few hours ago that he has helped pass and signed 38 Legislative Bills, mostly with no Democratic support, and gotten rid of massive amounts of regulations is of no use in case of Ob...

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Police Announce Cause Of Grenfell Tower Fire, And It Wasn't Arson

Police Announce Cause Of Grenfell Tower Fire, And It Wasn't Arson

The cladding is being studied amid fears that the panels fueled the fire in the 24-story building that was engulfed in less than an hour. The Metropolitan Police said Friday that the massive blaz...

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How major United States stock market indexes fared on Thursday

They are down almost 15 percent for the year, when the overall S&P 500 is up 8.8 percent. Envision Healthcare jumped 3.5 percent, and HCA Healthcare rose 2.5 percent, while Gilead Sciences added...

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Australia's military resumes air operations over Syria

Islamic State is also facing defeat in its Iraqi stronghold of Mosul and is being forced into retreat across much of Syria, where Deir al-Zor in eastern Syria is its last major foothold. Australia lif...

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Confederations Cup: Mexico Appeal to Fans to Stop Homophobic Chants

Juan Carlos Osorio's side now just need a draw against Russian Federation in Kazan on Saturday to be sure of reaching the semifinals, but New Zealand are bottom of the group and out of the tournam...

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Stolen Dawson City 'sour toe' returned to its rightful owner

Stolen Dawson City 'sour toe' returned to its rightful owner

The thief who stole the mummified toe from the Downtown Hotel in Yukon, Canada, has returned the digit to its rightful owners. The human remain - which is used in a popular "sourtoe" cocktail - ...

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Cindy's remnants: Street flooding from South to Midwest

Cindy's remnants: Street flooding from South to Midwest

The storm's first fatality was reported Wednesday when a log that was carried in a wave hit and killed a 10-year-old boy on a beach in Fort Morgan, Ala ., according to The Associated Press. Shortly a...

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North Korea denies USA claims that Otto Warmbier was tortured

Otto Frederick Warmbier (C), a University of Virginia student who was detained in North Korea since early January, is taken to North Korea's top court in Pyongyang, North Korea, in this photo releas...

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Kovind to file nomination today; Modi, NDA CMs to be there

Apart from the NDA constituents, the regional parties such as the AIADMK , BJD, TRS and JD (U) have announced their support of the Dalit leader, making his win an nearly foregone conclusion. BJP ve...

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Russian warships fire missiles at ISIS targets In Syria

Russian warships fire missiles at ISIS targets In Syria

Russia , Syria's staunch ally, said on Monday it would treat USA -led coalition aircraft flying west of the River Euphrates in Syria as potential targets and track them with missile systems and milita...

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Government reaches out to Catholics on Gonski 2.0

Government reaches out to Catholics on Gonski 2.0

The situation could be worse for them than under the current legislation. In their speeches Abbott and Andrews reflected the Catholic sector's discontent, with Abbott focusing particularly on school...

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At least 10 killed, 60 injured in twin Parachinar explosions

At least 10 killed, 60 injured in twin Parachinar explosions

However, Sunni militant groups have claimed responsibility for several attacks in the area in the past. However, no terrorist outfit has claimed responsibility for the attack. "Rescue operation in p...

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Disability advocates protest outside McConnell's office over health care bill

Disability advocates protest outside McConnell's office over health care bill

Disabled activists protesting the new Republican healthcare bill were dragged outside in their wheelchairs by capitol police. They blocked the hallway, chanting: "Don't touch Medicaid , save ou...

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Health insurers says Senate bill's Medicaid cuts to hurt states

Health insurers says Senate bill's Medicaid cuts to hurt states

Senate Republicans released the draft version of their bill after weeks of anticipation and controversy that the draft was being worked on behind closed doors. He insisted as well that "full Hyde pr...

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