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Tillerson assures North Korea 'We are not your enemy'

Ms Koscina said the United States is hoping top diplomats from Asean and major powers "will use the Asean Regional Forum" to highlight North Korea's "unacceptable" behaviour and get it to cease ...

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Tillerson says U.S. is willing to talk to North Korea

Tillerson says U.S. is willing to talk to North Korea

The travel ban is officially known as a geographic travel restriction, which gives the secretary of state the ability to bar travel to an area or a country if "the country is at war with the Unite...

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British punk singer wasn't barred from entering United States over Trump impersonation

British punk singer wasn't barred from entering United States over Trump impersonation

Peter Bywaters , the frontman for the English punk-rock group, was apparently en route to California's Punk Invasion festival on Saturday to perform with the band. USA border officials "categoricall...

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Calvary Chapel (Las Vegas) hires disgraced former Baylor basketball coach Dave Bliss

Calvary Chapel (Las Vegas) hires disgraced former Baylor basketball coach Dave Bliss

Baylor basketball coach Dave Bliss (Left) talks to Athletic Director Tom Stanton before the start of memorial services for slain Baylor basketball player Patrick Dennehy on August 7, 2003, in San Jo...

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China warns India of 'serious consequences' over border

China warns India of 'serious consequences' over border

The official army newspaper the PLA Daily followed with extensive coverage of the dispute, including a commentary accusing India of concocting "all sorts of excuses" over what it called illegal ...

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Secret Service moves out of Trump Tower over lease dispute

Secret Service moves out of Trump Tower over lease dispute

Secret Service command posts typically operate on the same floor as the president sleeps or one floor below. The details of the dispute between the Trump Organization and the Secret Service were n...

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Fire breaks out at Japan's iconic Tsukiji fish market

Fire breaks out at Japan's iconic Tsukiji fish market

The Tokyo Fire Department said no-one was injured or trapped because the fire broke out after the shops closed. Some 44 fire trucks were on the scene but efforts to contain the flames were hampere...

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Korea has long way to go before talks with US: State Department

Korea has long way to go before talks with US: State Department

But in early July she told the Security Council that if it is united, the worldwide community can cut off major sources of hard currency to North Korea , restrict oil to its military and weapons pr...

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Tillerson Says 'Peaceful Pressure' Still Best North Korea Option

Tillerson Says 'Peaceful Pressure' Still Best North Korea Option

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson , who is due to attend the Manila meeting, on Tuesday said he wanted dialogue with North Korea at some point, stressing it was not the enemy and the United States ...

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United States police say 3 people shot at San Francisco park

United States police say 3 people shot at San Francisco park

Police are telling everyone to stay away from the park as their investigation continues. A man was wounded Thursday in a shooting near Golden Gate Park. A witness says the park was packed at the tim...

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Trump plans to sue colleges over affirmative action

Trump plans to sue colleges over affirmative action

The Justice Department declined to provide details. The phrase "intentional race-based discrimination" appears to be de facto code words for affirmative action policies, which Sessions and oth...

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Millions of Dutch eggs destroyed in growing insecticide scandal

Millions of Dutch eggs destroyed in growing insecticide scandal

The scandal is expected to hit Dutch poultry farmers hard, given that 60 to 70 percent of Dutch eggs are exported to countries like Germany , which in 2016 received about five billion eggs from the N...

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Australian PM had to repeatedly explain refugee deal to Trump during call

While Trump, in predictable fashion accused media outlets that reported on the tense exchange as "fake news" - both on Twitter and again when Turnbull and Trump met for the first time in NY in May. "I...

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Florida man banned from beach after passing out 'sugardaddy seeking sugarbaby' cards

Florida man banned from beach after passing out 'sugardaddy seeking sugarbaby' cards

He handed out his business card, featuring a photo of a younger woman sitting on an older man's lap, to the young ladies. While her friends were 18 years old, the girl said she told Basaraba that sh...

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Pak govt website hacked, Indian national anthem, Independence Day greeting posted

Pak govt website hacked, Indian national anthem, Independence Day greeting posted

Online pictures the hackers posted purportedly showed Indian national anthem and Independence Day greetings on the message board. Pride in our Souls... This incident reportedly took place around 2.45 ...

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Subpoenas issued for Kushner family

Subpoenas issued for Kushner family

Kushner Cos. has used the visa program to finance two developments in New Jersey, according to the Journal . Investors were reportedly told that they would be eligible for green cards under the EB-...

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Rex Tillerson calls for dialogue with North Korea

Rex Tillerson calls for dialogue with North Korea

In this AFP photo, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson speaks at a press briefing at the Department of State in Washington on August 1, 2017 . The Philippines is hosting an annual ministerial m...

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Turnbull Isn't 'Worse' Than Trump, But He Needs To Remind Us Why

Given these offensive statements from the past, Trump's admiration for Australia's offshore processing regime and its indefinite detention of innocent people should have given Turnbull pause for t...

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A White House Rearranged, As John Kelly Takes Day One

A White House Rearranged, As John Kelly Takes Day One

He lost his job on the same day Kelly, the former Homeland Security secretary, assumed his new role as Trump's chief of staff. He has, at times, listened to real estate friends about legislative strat...

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Teamsters Sell 'Top Chef' on Union Work by Calling Producer a 'C*nt'

Teamsters Sell 'Top Chef' on Union Work by Calling Producer a 'C*nt'

Assistant US Attorney Laura Kaplan told jurors John Fidler stuck his arm into a van " Top Chef " host Padma Lakshmi (pic) arrived in and said, 'I'll smash your pretty little face.' - Reuters picBOST...

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Quotes From Trump's Calls With Mexico & Australia You'll Wish Weren't Real

Quotes From Trump's Calls With Mexico & Australia You'll Wish Weren't Real

I have been here for a period of time, I just want this to stop. From the importance of a border wall to the nature of his conversations with Turnbull , here are a few of the revelations from the l...

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Alleged Sydney terror plotters to smuggle bomb in random passengers' bag

Alleged Sydney terror plotters to smuggle bomb in random passengers' bag

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull expects there will be fewer delays at Australian airports for travellers after authorities disrupted an aviation terror threat. Merhi's lawyer Moustafa Kheir said h...

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United States does not seek regime change in N. Korea: Tillerson

United States does not seek regime change in N. Korea: Tillerson

The top diplomat also said Washington would be willing to hold talks with North Korea if they promise to be productive, saying there is "no future" for the country if it continues to develop its missi...

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Secret Service to test drone surveillance at Trump golf club

Secret Service to test drone surveillance at Trump golf club

Women's Open golf tournament at Trump National Golf Club-New Jersey. In an effort to expand upon our current use of traditional manned aircraft platforms to provide overhead situational awareness, the...

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Lionel Richie, Gloria Estefan lead 2017 Kennedy Center honorees

Lionel Richie, Gloria Estefan lead 2017 Kennedy Center honorees

Now LL CooL J will become the first rap artist to be celebrated at the world-famous John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts . The president and the first lady will receive the honorees, di...

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Rahul visits flood-hit district of Assam

Rahul visits flood-hit district of Assam

He also promised to raise the issue of Assam's perennial flood problem in the Parliament. "Rupani also accused the Congress party of being insensitive and irresponsible, stating that they have sen...

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Maine Legislature Overrides Governor's Veto, Raises Tobacco Purchasing Age to 21

Maine Legislature Overrides Governor's Veto, Raises Tobacco Purchasing Age to 21

Gov. Paul R. LePage derided the bill as "social engineering" and argued that if 18-year-old people are old enough to join the military, they should be allowed to smoke. A lawmaker who sponsored legisl...

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Husband charged in murder of woman found dead in NJ pool

Husband charged in murder of woman found dead in NJ pool

The husband of a woman found dead in her swimming pool has been charged with her murder, the Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office announced Wednesday. When police arrived at the scene, they found Nor...

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Energy Secretary Rick Perry is eyed to run homeland security

The Trump administration is considering replacing John Kelly at Homeland Security with Energy Secretary Rick Perry. White House officials are considering others for the position in addition to Perry...

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US military tests intercontinental ballistic missile

In all, six sets of United Nations sanctions have been imposed on North Korea since it first tested an atomic device in 2006, but two resolutions adopted a year ago significantly toughened the san...

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Ivanka Trump Says She Is Looking Forward to Working 'Alongside' Gen. Kelly

President Donald Trump's already tenuous relationship with the party establishment was thrown further into doubt after the ouster of chief of staff Reince Priebus . Trump tweeted: "I am pleased to in...

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Three rescued from California bungee jump ride after malfunction

Three rescued from California bungee jump ride after malfunction

The man was reportedly uninjured and refused available transport to the hospital, the fire department said. ABC News reported that one daredevil was left hanging upside down from his ankles when t...

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The Republican Party just left the White House

The Republican Party just left the White House

John Kelly as chief of staff. Incoming White House chief of staff John Kelly's ability to instill order was on the minds of those inside and outside the Trump administration Sunday, but it remain...

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Indonesia Deports 143 Suspects in Cyber-Crime Ring to China

Indonesia Deports 143 Suspects in Cyber-Crime Ring to China

A police spokesman said they were being flown to a Chinese city from Jakarta using Chinese airlines. "The exact amount has not been known yet, as the legal process will be there (China)", he said, a...

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Charges in killing of Wayne State Sgt. Collin Rose

Charges in killing of Wayne State Sgt. Collin Rose

FOX 2 Detroit reports that Raymond Durham is charged with first-degree murder in the November 2016 shooting. Durham also faces multiple charges - including assault with intent to murder, resistin...

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Glaring texts on San Jose-bound plane leads to child-sex arrests

Glaring texts on San Jose-bound plane leads to child-sex arrests

Michael Kellar, 56, of Tacoma, was arrested in San Jose, California after his Southwest Airlines flight landed at the city's airport on Monday night, according to authorities. Kellar has been booked...

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Judith Jones (1924 - 2017)

Judith Jones (1924 - 2017)

Jones for an oral history on behalf of the Julia Child Foundation, wrote in Cherry Bombe magazine in 2014. She also did early translation work for writers like Jean-Paul Sartre and edited John Updi...

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Kanye West Takes Insurers To Court Over Tour Cancellation Claims

Kanye West Takes Insurers To Court Over Tour Cancellation Claims

The 40-year-old rap superstar filed a claim with Lloyd's shortly after cutting short the second leg of his " Saint Pablo Tour " in November and checking himself into a Los Angeles clinic, according to...

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Man beaten after asking group to stop smoking pot

Man beaten after asking group to stop smoking pot

In the forces' determination to cease any similar events in the future, DART will be increasing its police presence during the evening hours along with bringing "13 municipal partners to provide addit...

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9/11 tribute flap: SMU changes policy saying displays can be 'triggering, harmful'

9/11 tribute flap: SMU changes policy saying displays can be 'triggering, harmful'

Grant Wolf, the leader of SMU's Young Americans for Freedom chapter, told me the university permitted them to display their 9/11 memorial for the past two years. Spokesman Kent Best told me the revi...

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