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Air Force 'doomsday' planes damaged in tornado

Air Force 'doomsday' planes damaged in tornado

Air Force spokesman Colonel Pat Ryder said the tornado was fast-moving, but the base personnel " attempted to hangar as many [planes] as they could ", adding that " obviously some were damaged ". ...

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Mueller and Comey not as close as Trump and others suggest

Mueller and Comey not as close as Trump and others suggest

Trump disputed Comey's testimony that he felt pressured by the president to drop the FBI's investigation of fired national security adviser Mike Flynn, as well as Comey's account that the presid...

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More than 140 missing as homes buried by China landslide

More than 140 missing as homes buried by China landslide

Reports said the landslide struck the village at around 0600 am local time (2200 GMT). The landslide, believed to have been caused by heavy rains, has blocked almost a mile-long stretch of road and ...

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Macron's party headed for big French parliamentary majority

Jean-Christophe Cambadelis, a senior figure in the French Socialist Party, recognized the "unprecedented retreat" of the Socialist party but also argued it would be a bad result for democracy in Fr...

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Trump suggests he was trying to keep FBI director honest

Trump suggests he was trying to keep FBI director honest

Trump specifically suggested Comey's admission that he had in fact advised Trump that he was not under investigation may have been prompted by the suggestion that there were tapes. And more questions ...

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Trump suggests his tweet about tapes kept Comey honest

The first lady did a decent enough job pretending that she wasn't dying inside when she said she was she was looking forward to Thursday evening's congressional picnic. His instinct is: "'I'll out-b...

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Nancy Pelosi Aides Seek to Drum Up Backing with Supportive Tweets: #StandWithNancy

Nancy Pelosi Aides Seek to Drum Up Backing with Supportive Tweets: #StandWithNancy

Democratic pollster Paul Maslin doesn't see Ossoff's loss as a referendum on Pelosi or a sign of what will happen in November 2018. She's also expected to become one of the most closely-watched jun...

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US helps fight militants in Philippines

The military has said it is aiming to end the siege by Monday, the Philippines' independence day. "Their participation is limited to intelligence sharing", he said, declining to give information on ...

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U.S. shoots down another Iranian UAV over Syria

The incident took place at about 12:30 a.m. local time northeast of the city of At-Tanf, where the US -led coalition is training and advising Syrian rebel forces, known as the Syrian Democratic Forces...

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China, US Agree Aim Of 'Complete, Irreversible' North Korean Denuclearisation

Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson with Defense Secretary Jim Mattis will be on the US-side, and on the Chinese side, their senior foreign policy adviser Yang Jiechi with military chief Fang Fen...

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Who is Trump friend Christopher Ruddy?

Under questioning from Van Hollen, Rosenstein also testified that removing the special counsel in order to prevent the investigation-as Trump himself implied he did in the firing of Comey-would ...

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Johnny Depp apologises for Trump

Johnny Depp apologises for Trump "assassination" remarks

The comments drew a stern response from the White House , as Depp said he had intended no malice. "I hope that some of Mr. Depp's colleagues will speak out against this type of rhetoric as strongly a...

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Andrew Johns labels NSW Blues 'dumbest ever' after Origin loss

While heads will be unlikely to roll for the decider at Suncorp Stadium in three weeks' time, Blues coach Laurie Daley will need to find why a sweet series win so quickly turned into such a sour def...

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Democratic Rep: Pelosi's Time Has 'Come and Gone'

Democratic Rep: Pelosi's Time Has 'Come and Gone'

Democrats must defend their current districts and win 24 GOP-held seats to regain a House majority next November. But Republican Karen Handel won, by 3.8 points, blowing these story lines into obl...

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Shooting At UPS Facility In SF Leaves 4 Dead, Including Shooter

Shooting At UPS Facility In SF Leaves 4 Dead, Including Shooter

The two wounded employees were released from a hospital, according to Cilia. But as the day wore on, San Francisco police would not officially confirm that Lam was the shooter. According to KRON-T...

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'Russia warships, sub fired at Daesh targets in Syria'

The U.S. military said on Friday that a crisis communications link with Russian Federation meant to avoid an accidental clash over Syria was "in use", even after Moscow threatened to abandon it ov...

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2 on Thunderbirds jet in Ohio accident taken to hospital

2 on Thunderbirds jet in Ohio accident taken to hospital

WHIO-TV said two people were initially trapped but one was removed from the plane. A U.S. Air Force pilot and tactical maintenance worker were hospitalized Friday after a fighter jet crashed at an a...

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Scalise's condition upgraded to fair

Scalise's condition upgraded to fair

House Speaker Paul Ryan on Tuesday said that Scalise had been talking and texting following the shooting. Four men, including Scalise, a police officer, a congressional aide and a lobbyist, were sho...

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WaPo: Obama admin 'choked' on Russia, former official says

WaPo: Obama admin 'choked' on Russia, former official says

They could be activated in the event that Russian Federation attacked a US power grid or interfered in a future USA presidential race. The letter was only for the eyes of Obama and three of his seni...

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Will Senate GOP healthcare bill get enough votes?

Sen. Susan Collins of ME reiterated her opposition to language blocking federal money for Planned Parenthood , which many Republicans oppose because it provides abortions. Democrats were hoping t...

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Russia's Putin: Top goal for journalists is 'do not offend'

Her admission nevertheless marked the first time the Trump administration has publicly detailed the extent of Russia's attempt to interfere in last year's election. The statement asserted the USA in...

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North Korea Denies Responsibility in Warmbier's Death, Slams Washington

North Korea Denies Responsibility in Warmbier's Death, Slams Washington

In 1994, Bill Clinton implemented the freeze but North Korea disregarded it. Former President George W. Bush also implemented two freezes but the second freeze was not followed shortly after...

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Security forces end 10-hour siege in Somali capital

Security forces end 10-hour siege in Somali capital

Witnesses said the gunmen first entered Posh Treats, then proceeded to Pizza House where they put up fierce resistance against the security forces who were trying to end the siege. The gunmen "wer...

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Melania Trump says she 'loves' the White House in first Washington interview

The lawsuit alleges those actions violate the Presidential Records Act . Additionally, the lawsuit draws attention to Trump's use of his personal Twitter account. The family photo - lacking only ...

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Saudi Forces Foil Terror Plot Against Mecca's Grand Mosque

Around 11 people, including six foreigners and five members of the security forces, were injured after the building collapsed. The foiled attack was created to target worshipers at the mosque, a min...

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Losses for Scottish nationalists

Ruth Davidson accused the First Minister of being a "clype". In comparison, the party secured 50% of the vote and secured 56 MPs in the 2015 general election . The party is losing seats in the UK'...

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Lawyers Deliver Closing Arguments In Bill Cosby Sexual Assault Trial

Mr Steele told the jury that Mr Cosby took away Ms Constand's ability to consent with the pills, that their later contacts were irrelevant, and that jurors should ignore what he said were myths ab...

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New French armed forces minister named day after Goulard's resignation

New French armed forces minister named day after Goulard's resignation

The policy began to shift after the Paris attacks, which were followed by several others for which IS claimed direct or indirect responsibility. Macron said in an interview with several European new...

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US, China agree companies shouldn't do business with blacklisted NK entities

Among the Chinese attendees was Fang Fenghui, a member of China's Central Military Commission ( CMC ) and chief of the CMC Joint Staff Department. The dialogue on Wednesday was one of four high-le...

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Family of Pastor Imprisoned in North Korea Concerned After Otto Warmbier's Death

Family of Pastor Imprisoned in North Korea Concerned After Otto Warmbier's Death

Doctors who examined Warmbier on his return to the United States last week said the University of Virginia student had incurred significant brain damage and was in a state of "unresponsive wakefulness...

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Russia protests: Activist Navalny detained, wife tweets

Russia protests: Activist Navalny detained, wife tweets

After Monday's protest, Moscow's city hall said it would arrest those who those who gather in the center of the city with posters "of a political nature" or shout any anti-Kremlin slogans. Find us...

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Other Opinion: Republican's health care hypocrisy is on full display

Mr Trump's role is expected to become more pronounced in coming days as the vote nears. Does the Senate's health care reform bill released yesterday pass this moral test? As the New York Times re...

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Kushner visits family of officer murdered in Jerusalem attack

Kushner visits family of officer murdered in Jerusalem attack

The extensive construction in the meantime has focused on expanding existing settlements. The Palestinians want an independent state in the West Bank and Gaza Strip, with its capital in East Jerusal...

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Over 100 feared buried in China landslide

The researcher, who the radio did not name, also warned of the risk that a dam could collapse, endangering communities further downstream.The area is prone to earthquakes, including one in 1933 that r...

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Will Gardner Again Vote Against Planned Parenthood?

Will Gardner Again Vote Against Planned Parenthood?

Some national pro-life leaders say they are concerned that the Senate's health care bill draft , released Thursday, which now includes pro-life provisions, will ultimately fail to include pro-lif...

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Hope Dems Don't Force Pelosi Out, Would Be 'Very Bad' for GOP

Hope Dems Don't Force Pelosi Out, Would Be 'Very Bad' for GOP

That would be very bad for the Republican Party". Her approval ratings are low, and while House Speaker Paul Ryan's are similarly weak, the idea of ousting Ryan doesn't animate Democratic voters the...

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China asks India, US not to disturb peace in South China Sea

Researchers will collect and compile valuable data and materials obtained during China's major ocean expeditions to the South China Sea and its affiliated islands and reefs, said Long Lijuan, de...

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North Korea denies torturing United States student Otto Warmbier

A North Korean spokesman quoted by AFP news agency accused the USA of mounting a " smear campaign ". The 22-year-old, who died on Monday just over a week after being flown home to OH, had spent a ...

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Flash flooding expected through Saturday morning

The National Weather Service in Birmingham has confirmed that a tornado struck the Fairfield area. A flash flood watch is in place for much of the state until late Friday evening. Kula said the ch...

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Over 50 killed in three attacks across Pakistan

Mohammad Amir, an official at a government-run hospital in Parachinar, said they had received 24 dead bodies and more than 20 of the wounded were listed in critical condition. Later yesterday twin bla...

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