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Topeka weather: Heat advisory canceled Wednesday after morning showers

Topeka weather: Heat advisory canceled Wednesday after morning showers

Damaging winds and frequent lightning are possible with these storms. He is not a professional forecaster or a meteorologist and information on this blog should not be considered a substitute for fore...

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Mueller Probe Hopes To Push Manafort To Cooperate

Mueller Probe Hopes To Push Manafort To Cooperate

Grassley and Feinstein said they were willing to continue talks to excuse Manafort from the hearing if he agreed to voluntarily provide documents and an interview to their committee. Mr Manafort's peo...

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By a hair, Senate votes to debate GOP health care bill

By a hair, Senate votes to debate GOP health care bill

Out of the 57 Senators who voted "No" for the passing of this replacement, 9 of them were Republicans. "He is a war hero because he was captured", Trump said, cutting him off. Doug Ducey is anxious ...

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Security Cabinet decides to remove metal detectors from Temple Mount

Security Cabinet decides to remove metal detectors from Temple Mount

The removal is meant to defuse escalating tensions between Israel and the Muslim world, including key security ally Jordan. While the Jerusalem Waqf - a branch of the Jordanian government that admin...

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Cabinet votes to remove metal detectors from holy site in Jerusalem

Cabinet votes to remove metal detectors from holy site in Jerusalem

The 37-acre (15-hectare) holy site in Jerusalem's Old City sits on the fault line of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and has triggered major confrontations before. The installation of the metal det...

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European Union to help Turkey to fulfill 5 conditions for visa-free regime

European Union to help Turkey to fulfill 5 conditions for visa-free regime

The arrests came just a month after the detention of Taner Kilic, Amnesty's Turkey chair, was charged with "membership of the Fethullah Gulen Terrorist Organisation" - the name given to followers of...

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Teen charged in livestreamed crash that killed sister pleads not guilty

Teen charged in livestreamed crash that killed sister pleads not guilty

Sanchez was arrested and booked at the Merced County jail and charged with DUI causing bodily injury and gross vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated. I killed my sister. I know I'm going to jail fo...

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First Suspected Local Zika Case Of 2017 Turns Up In South Texas

First Suspected Local Zika Case Of 2017 Turns Up In South Texas

The discovery of Aedes albopictus is unlikely to indicate an elevated risk of locally transmitted Zika virus in Wisconsin, they say. The man, a resident of Hidalgo County in the Rio Grande Valley,...

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Sarah Huckabee Sanders reads Trump fan letter from child at press briefing

Sarah Huckabee Sanders reads Trump fan letter from child at press briefing

She also told reporters there is not set time frame for "implementation" to take place, and the Dept. of Defense and the White House will be working together to determine next steps, but DoD will take...

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Cassie Sainsbury makes Colombian plea deal

Cassie Sainsbury makes Colombian plea deal

Sainsbury will have to wait until August 9 to learn her fate. Cassie, who worked as a personal trainer in Adelaide, was discovered with almost six kilograms of cocaine packed into her suitcase as sh...

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US Navy fires warning shots near Iran ship in Persian Gulf

US Navy fires warning shots near Iran ship in Persian Gulf

A US Navy coastal patrol ship has fired warning shots following an " unsafe and unprofessional" approach made by an Iranian vessel in worldwide waters, US Central Command (Centcom) officials said. na...

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Joe Flacco to miss time after injuring back lifting weights, reports say

Joe Flacco to miss time after injuring back lifting weights, reports say

During the 2016 off-season, the Ravens inked its perennial starting QB to a three-year extension, which reportedly included $40 million guaranteed. The 32-year-old Super Bowl champion is expected ...

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ED arrests Kashmiri separatist Shabir Shah

ED arrests Kashmiri separatist Shabir Shah

Public Prosecutor Rajeev Awasthi told the court that keeping Shah in custody would help the investigative agency unearth the separatists' operations and said the case was of a "serious nature". The ap...

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House Conservatives Gunning for Probe of James Comey and Hillary Clinton

House Conservatives Gunning for Probe of James Comey and Hillary Clinton

Sources familiar with the memoir told the Hill that Clinton made the two scenarios cornerstones of her book, which will be released in September. There are those of us for whom the latter issues...

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Rihanna Meeting Emmanuel Macron Is Incroyable

Rihanna Meeting Emmanuel Macron Is Incroyable

Over the years, Rihanna has become quite the philanthropist, using her fame to influence positive change in the world and bring attention to important issues. Rihanna , an worldwide pop star, actres...

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What is the Trouble With Metal Detectors in Jerusalem's Old City?

What is the Trouble With Metal Detectors in Jerusalem's Old City?

He said mass prayer protests would continue until the gates of the compound were opened, metal railings and an iron bridge removed and newly installed cameras taken down. NPR's Daniel Estrin, report...

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Twin boys, age 3, drown in backyard pool on Long Island

Twin boys, age 3, drown in backyard pool on Long Island

Photos of the pool showed it was filled with green, murky water. "She has such difficulty with pregnancies so having three of them was just a super blessing, I can not even believe this is happening...

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'I'm not going anywhere,' Tillerson denies resignation rumors

'I'm not going anywhere,' Tillerson denies resignation rumors

The speculation came amid Trump's rising criticism of another Cabinet member, Attorney General Jeff Sessions , and turnover in the White House communications office. Nauert said that Trump addressed ...

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Poroshenko strips Saakashvili of Ukrainian citizenship

Poroshenko strips Saakashvili of Ukrainian citizenship

In a statement sent to AFP, Saakashvili vowed: "I will fight for my legal right to return to Ukraine! ". He has since formed his Movement of New Forces political party, which is now urging its supp...

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20 people arrested over 'revenge rape' of teenage girl in Pakistan

20 people arrested over 'revenge rape' of teenage girl in Pakistan

Rape and killing for family honor is still practiced in rural Pakistan and often such cases are settled by village councils rather than local police. About 20 people were detained in the Pakistani c...

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Two players having medicals at Sunderland

Two players having medicals at Sunderland

Sunderland have signed James Vaughan from Bury but were in desperate need of further strikers after the departures of Jermain Defoe, Victor Anichebe and Fabio Borini. Trialist Robbin Ruiter is expect...

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The Best Urban Market for Big City Living Is …

The Best Urban Market for Big City Living Is …

A Wallethub study compiled a list of the 62 largest USA cities and ranked them from best to last. It ranked each city in each of these individual categories, and then ranked a master composite of al...

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Kushner: No additional contacts with Russians

Kushner: No additional contacts with Russians

Behind closed doors, Mr Kushner spoke to staff members of the intelligence committee for almost three hours at the Capitol, then made a brief public statement back at the White House. Kushner will a...

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U.S. congressman shot in baseball field attack leaves hospital

U.S. congressman shot in baseball field attack leaves hospital

The MedStar Washington Hospital Center said Scalise left on Tuesday after making "excellent progress" in his recovery. Scalise, R-La., has been treated at MedStar Washington Hospital since June 14, ...

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Gujarat Congress fields Ahmed Patel for 5th Rajya Sabha term

Gujarat Congress fields Ahmed Patel for 5th Rajya Sabha term

Patel's first-term in the Rajya Sabha had begun in 1993 and if re-elected, the 67-year-old leader would become a member of the Upper House of Parliament for the fifth time. Patel however said that he ...

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Diesel and petrol powered cars to be banned by 2040

Diesel and petrol powered cars to be banned by 2040

For the auto industry, the end of an era for fossil-fuel powered cars poses a challenge not everyone is welcoming. Around 23,500 deaths in Britain every year are linked to pollution, according to the ...

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Amit Shah, Smriti Irani to contest Rajya Sabha polls

Amit Shah, Smriti Irani to contest Rajya Sabha polls

Shah, now a legislator in Gujarat, will be making his debut in Parliament once he is elected, given the numbers the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party enjoys in the state assembly. Shah was elected MLA f...

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EU Sends Warsaw, Budapest, Prague Opinions on Refugee Relocation Non-Compliance

EU Sends Warsaw, Budapest, Prague Opinions on Refugee Relocation Non-Compliance

The Advocate General, whose advice is usually followed by Europe's top court, said the unprecedented inflow of migrants and the lack of clear guidance in the Dublin Regulation - legislation which stat...

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Finally, Senate passes Peace Corps bill

Finally, Senate passes Peace Corps bill

The NPC bill was passed in the House of Representatives in June 2016, while the Senate passed its version in November 2016. The Bill was referred to the committee for further legislative work and ...

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Excalibur Management Corp Holds Stake in Magellan Midstream Partners LP (MMP)

Excalibur Management Corp Holds Stake in Magellan Midstream Partners LP (MMP)

The Price Range 52 Weeks is one of the tools that investors use to determine the lowest and highest price at which a stock has traded in the previous 52 weeks. Investors will be waiting to see if shar...

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Merck Company, (NYSE:MRK) Position Increased by Gemmer Asset Management

The stock has been active on the tape, now trading at $62.57, down from yesterday's close by -0.10%. About shares traded. Merck & Co., Inc. (NYSE: MRK ) has risen 16.86% since July 25, 2016 and is upt...

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North Korea could carry out missile test soon, say U.S. officials

North Korea could carry out missile test soon, say U.S. officials

Such sanctions were not conducive to mutual trust and cooperation between China and the US, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Lu Kang said at a press briefing. "DIA and the South Koreans tend to be at t...

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Even with Trump warning, Mueller likely to probe finances

Bush appointed Mueller as Federal Bureau of Investigation director and he remained heading the agency for two years more during the Obama administration. 'I think that's a violation, ' Trump said ....

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Trump Jr., Manafort may be interviewed privately by senators

Trump Jr., Manafort may be interviewed privately by senators

Manafort's request to cooperate with the committee's investigation without appearing at Wednesday's hearing , we were unable to reach an agreement for a voluntary transcribed interview with the J...

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The government has scrapped employment tribunal fees after a Supreme Court ruling

The government has scrapped employment tribunal fees after a Supreme Court ruling

A landmark defeat for the United Kingdom government at the Supreme Court over employment tribunal fees means that £27m ($35m) will have to be refunded among thousands of people, it was announced on ...

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High noon in Venezuela with strike then vote

High noon in Venezuela with strike then vote

More regional pressure is needed - and quickly - if further violent disorder is to be averted. For months, violence has been spiraling out of control as people struggle with a shortage of medicine a...

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Tejashwi Yadav brands Sushil Modi as 'anti-Bihari'

Tejashwi Yadav brands Sushil Modi as 'anti-Bihari'

There is a strong case against Lalu Yadav's son. He also wondered over the chief minister's remark that it's the collective responsibility of all to save the alliance. According to political experts...

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Worshippers shun entering Temple Mount despite removal of metal detectors

Worshippers shun entering Temple Mount despite removal of metal detectors

The latest development could put Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in a tough spot, as he tries to tamp out a wave of unrest that has triggered global pressure while not appearing to his hard-...

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Former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort subpoenaed by Senate committee

The Associated Press reports that on Tuesday morning, Manafort provided the committee with contemporaneous notes from the June Trump Tower meeting a year ago that has invited congressional scrutin...

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Manafort meets with Senate intelligence panel: spokesman

Manafort meets with Senate intelligence panel: spokesman

The former Trump aide had tried to avoid a hearing in favor of a private transcribed interview submitted to one of the multiple congressional investigations into the alleged Russian interference. The ...

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