Global

James Clapper questions Trump's fitness, worries about his access to nuclear codes

James Clapper questions Trump's fitness, worries about his access to nuclear codes

I do wonder as well about the people attracted to this rally as well as others. Shaffer concluded with his theory that Clapper's comment regarding Trump's fitness for office is "a trial balloon to s...

by · Global
Two killed in 5.1-magnitude Leyte quake

Two killed in 5.1-magnitude Leyte quake

In Manila, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council, through its spokesman Mina Marasigan, said it was still validating reports of casualties and was collating the damage out of the...

by · Global
Charlottesville to shroud Confederate monuments

Charlottesville to shroud Confederate monuments

We'll see . Let's hope clearer heads prevail. If monuments dedicated to Confederate officers should be removed , relocated or have some "context" added, what's next? "The state of Virginia has a l...

by · Global
President Trump's Moral Incompetence Imperils America

President Trump's Moral Incompetence Imperils America

Lee . Stonewall Jackson - who's next, Washington , Jefferson?" In a series of Twitter posts , Trump also sharply criticized two fellow Republicans in the Senate , Jeff Flake and Lindsey Graha...

by · Global
Air New Zealand Profit Falls As Competition Bites

Air New Zealand Profit Falls As Competition Bites

Air New Zealand's profit is down on last year's, but is still the second best ever result for the company. Over the past two years, Air New Zealand has been in expansion mode, with long-haul service...

by · Global
Eurozone Maintains Solid Growth Path in August

Eurozone Maintains Solid Growth Path in August

The flash responses are based on about 85% to 90% of total PMI survey responses each month. "This stabilisation in the rate of expansion is pleasing, following signs of growth easing in recent months"...

by · Global
Donald Trump voices mild optimism about ties with North Korea

Donald Trump voices mild optimism about ties with North Korea

But it was the photos of the inspection released by state media which missile analysts seized upon immediately. One photo of Kim reveals a poster on the wall clearly mentioning a missile called "Puk...

by · Global

Wild video shows Compton-to-Long Beach auto repossession gone bad

Sparks flew as a repossessed vehicle hitched to the back of a tow truck dragged on the asphalt, swinging wildly from one way to another while driving from Compton to Long Beach. The owner reportedly a...

by · Global
Pasadena man sentenced for murdering his son in Santa Barbara

Pasadena man sentenced for murdering his son in Santa Barbara

Andressian Sr. was supposed to hand over custody of the boy to his mother, the morning of April 22. Prosecutors said Andressian killed his son amid a bitter custody battle with his estranged wife, A...

by · Global
Driver of van from Spain held after 'terror threat'

Driver of van from Spain held after 'terror threat'

As yet, no link has been established between the van and the threat, and Aboutaleb warned about jumping to conclusions. The van, which was stopped after being spotted driving around the same area no...

by · Global
US Navy removes Seventh Fleet commander after collisions

US Navy removes Seventh Fleet commander after collisions

Aucoin assumed command of the 7th Fleet in September 2015 and was due to retire in a few weeks. Swift, who traveled to Japan to relieve Aucoin, ordered his deputy Pacific Fleet commander, Rear Admir...

by · Global
Finland police arrest two more in Turku stabbing case

Finland police arrest two more in Turku stabbing case

An 18-year-old man arrested in Finland's first terrorist attack admitted Tuesday to killing two people and injuring eight , but denied any intent to murder, his lawyer said. Police investigators sa...

by · Global
Mumbai's blue dogs: Pollution board shuts down dye industry after HT report

Mumbai's blue dogs: Pollution board shuts down dye industry after HT report

After investigating the matter, the board shut down the company that had been polluting the river - as pollution levels were 13 times higher than the norm, resulting in the doggies turning blue. An an...

by · Global
United States treasury secretary's wife Louise Linton apologises for rant

United States treasury secretary's wife Louise Linton apologises for rant

And she's embracing her new role, as evidenced not only by this fawning Town And Country feature on her many jewels, but by a controversial Instagram post that saw Linton treating official gover...

by · Global
Former CIA agent wants to buy Twitter to kick Trump off

Former CIA agent wants to buy Twitter to kick Trump off

There really is a serious thought behind what seems at first glance like a quirky endeavor. "I wanted to reach new audiences and show them they don't have to sit by while the Donald Trump uses this ...

by · Global
Trump signs bill to streamline veterans' appeals

Trump signs bill to streamline veterans' appeals

The American Legion has roughly two million members nationwide, and they work all year to provide support services for veterans when government services drop off. Instead, he simply thanked Gov. Brian...

by · Global
Belize monitoring remnants of Harvey

Belize monitoring remnants of Harvey

Hill Country Tribune meteorologist Conley Isom says the biggest threat with this system will be flooding. Harvey's remnants are moving northwest and will emerge into the Gulf of Mexico tonight w...

by · Global

China urges US to drop its sanctions on Chinese companies

US President Donald Trump warned North Korea this month it would face "fire and fury" if it threatened the United States . The U.S. Treasury Department said the 10 companies and six individuals...

by · Global
Man shoves woman onto subway tracks; culprit at large

Man shoves woman onto subway tracks; culprit at large

Police told WNBC that the man told the woman, "I'm going to push you", before he shoved her. No train was approaching. Good Samaritans nearby on the platform helped the victim back to safety, wh...

by · Global
Sensex rises over 100 points; Nifty near 9800

Sensex rises over 100 points; Nifty near 9800

The Sensex touched a high of 31,593.39 points and a low of 31,379.25 points during the intra-day trade. The benchmark BSE Sensex closed up 0.88 percent at 31,568.01. "The market suddenly spiked to...

by · Global
Breitbart editor to Bannon email impersonator: 'Jared is an actual cuckhold'

Breitbart editor to Bannon email impersonator: 'Jared is an actual cuckhold'

Not surprisingly, the day after Bannon rejoined Breitbart as executive chairman, the site published a series of attacks against the first daughter, NY magazine reported. Breitbart published stories...

by · Global
United States warship collision exposes Singapore-Malaysia sea dispute

United States warship collision exposes Singapore-Malaysia sea dispute

Besides the 10 missing sailors, five were injured in the incident but are reportedly stable and being treated at a Singapore hospital. Both sides said publicly that each were leading the search and re...

by · Global
Professor resigns from science post in Trump administration

Professor resigns from science post in Trump administration

Kammen, a highly regarded energy specialist and head of UC Berkeley's Renewable And Appropriate Energy Lab, has served various roles for the federal Environmental Protection Agency, energy and state d...

by · Global
Back at Breitbart, Steve Bannon launches first salvo against Trump's White House

Back at Breitbart, Steve Bannon launches first salvo against Trump's White House

Marlow said. "If people want to know our thinking, they don't need to judge us on illicitly obtained comments that were meant to be private, they can simply read our front page". Instead, it is far mo...

by · Global
Britain will be bound to European Union law for years post-Brexit

Britain will be bound to European Union law for years post-Brexit

But for the European Union, the Luxembourg-based court is the ultimate arbiter of European Union law and must protect its citizens, even those living in Britain. - Agreements between the EU and Moldov...

by · Global
Trump Renews Threat To Dismantle NAFTA At Phoenix Rally

Trump Renews Threat To Dismantle NAFTA At Phoenix Rally

That wouldn't necessarily come as a disappointment to the auto industry, however. The first round of talks began last week, continued through the weekend, and featured the attendance and heavy involve...

by · Global
Mel B walks off 'America's Got Talent'

Mel B walks off 'America's Got Talent'

He's famously flung insults at both the contestants (and their perceived level of talent) and his fellow judges on every series where he's been an on-camera participant, and last night's episode of A...

by · Global
Indonesia So Far Fifth in SEA Games Medal Count

Indonesia So Far Fifth in SEA Games Medal Count

Buoyed by his redemptive victory earlier in the 200m butterfly, Quah hammered away in the water as the seconds ticked away - and by the time he finally touched the wall, a new SEA Games record was bor...

by · Global

England beat France to reach final

The defending champions got tested by France, going into halftime tied 3-3 on penalties by Shannon Izar of France and Emily Scarratt of England. In a tight game with few try scoring opportunities, K...

by · Global
Turkish Foreign Minister to Meet Iraqi, Kurdish Officials in Iraq August 23

Turkish Foreign Minister to Meet Iraqi, Kurdish Officials in Iraq August 23

Massoud Barzani, president of northern Iraq's semi-autonomous Kurdish region, has met with General Joseph Leonard Fotel, commander of U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM), with whom he discussed the fight a...

by · Global
President Trump delivers his own fake news

President Trump delivers his own fake news

State Democratic leaders urged people who want to show their opposition to the president's policies to gather at a city-designated free speech zone near the site of Tuesday's Phoenix Convention C...

by · Global
Pakistan using India as excuse to support terrorist groups

Pakistan using India as excuse to support terrorist groups

Referring to the Jammu and Kashmir issue, the Pakistan Foreign office said, "The threat to peace and security can not be isolated from the complex interplay of geopolitics, continued existence of fe...

by · Global
Utkal Express Accident Impact: Prabhu Offers To Quit Cabinet, PM Says Wait

Utkal Express Accident Impact: Prabhu Offers To Quit Cabinet, PM Says Wait

Later, Prime Minister Modi, he said , asked him to "wait". Prabhu said that he met Modi and took full moral responsibility for the incidents, but was asked to wait. Prabhu's resignation comes hours a...

by · Global
Lottery scammer gets up to 25 years in prison

Lottery scammer gets up to 25 years in prison

The Iowa Lottery looked into anonymous claims being made and their investigations led them to Tipton, who was arrested on two charges of fraud: the first was for illegally trying to partake in a lotte...

by · Global
Rescued piglets served up as sausages

Rescued piglets served up as sausages

Rachel Rivers, the farmer, waited six months before slaughtering the piglets but said that they had been reared for meat and born to be eaten. A package of sausages soon arrived at the Pewsey fire ...

by · Global
Saudi Coalition Strikes Yemen's Capital, Leaving Civilians Dead

Saudi Coalition Strikes Yemen's Capital, Leaving Civilians Dead

Hussein al-Tawil, head of the Sanaa branch of Yemen's Red Crescent, confirmed the death toll as rescuers continued to pull bodies from the rubble. Earlier this month, a senior United Nations offic...

by · Global
Gunman killed after wounding judge in ambush outside OH courthouse

Gunman killed after wounding judge in ambush outside OH courthouse

Records show an OH housing authority wanted a judge to dismiss much of a wrongful-death lawsuit filed by a man who shot him outside a courthouse . "We honor his long-term service to the people of...

by · Global
United States targets Chinese & Russian entities, individuals in new North Korea-related sanctions

United States targets Chinese & Russian entities, individuals in new North Korea-related sanctions

United States federal prosecutors are preparing new measures against Chinese companies that are involved with North Korea, to step up pressure on Beijing so that it takes a tougher stance on the Korea...

by · Global
Barack Obama and Michelle help Malia move into Harvard

Barack Obama and Michelle help Malia move into Harvard

Malia Obama's arrival on the Harvard University campus on Tuesday (22Aug17) caused a stir among students on social media. Following a gap year , the 19-year-old was spotted moving into the campu...

by · Global
Venezuela's Maduro asks for Pope's help against United States invasion threat

Venezuela's Maduro asks for Pope's help against United States invasion threat

The U.S.in recent weeks has slapped a raft of sanctions on Venezuelan officials, including Maduro, as the socialist government has moved to consolidate power amid months of bloody protests and a cripp...

by · Global