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Isolated Danish inventor with a rocky past — Peter Madsen

Isolated Danish inventor with a rocky past — Peter Madsen

Madsen was rescued and brought back to Copenhagen, claiming the vessel had met a technical problem. Wall, who was researching a story on inventor, Madsen, went missing after he took her out to sea i...

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Trump to start tax reform process next week, Cohn says

Trump to start tax reform process next week, Cohn says

One woman was killed when a vehicle driven by an avowed white supremacist plowed into a crowd of people after the rally turned violent, and numerous demonstrators were injured during the rallies on ...

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Trump poised to pardon a vile criminal

Trump poised to pardon a vile criminal

Around 8 p.m. ET, the White House announced that Trump granted a presidential pardon to former Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio . President Donald Trump - who has already hinted he is ready to pardo...

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On schedule: Penn Station to resume normal service on September 5

On schedule: Penn Station to resume normal service on September 5

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority announced on Thursday that the Long Island Rail Road will return to its regular weekday service on Tuesday, Sept. New LIRR timetables reflecting fully restore...

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Bihar Flood Victims Loot Fodder To Save Cattle

Bihar Flood Victims Loot Fodder To Save Cattle

As Prime Minister Narendra Modi is all set to conduct an aerial survey of flood-hit Bihar on Saturday, the death toll in the massive deluge in the state rose to 418, say reports. Bihar Chief Secreta...

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North Korea Fires Short-Range Missiles From Its East Coast

North Korea Fires Short-Range Missiles From Its East Coast

The South Korean presidential office says it convened a National Security Council meeting to analyze the launches and "review the defense posture" of the country's troops. The latest salvo appeared to...

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Hurricane Harvey Disrupting Cruise Vacations Out of Texas Ports

Hurricane Harvey Disrupting Cruise Vacations Out of Texas Ports

In response to the Port of Galveston closing to all marine traffic until "a post-storm assessment of the port has been completed", it seemed to look less and less likely that Carnival Valor and C...

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56% of Americans Disapprove of President Trump's Response to Charlottesville

56% of Americans Disapprove of President Trump's Response to Charlottesville

But Christie says he know Trump isn't a racist. "Still, Trump's missteps have not translated to unambiguous gains for the opposition party, with Democrats still desperately needing to establish more...

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DPL Pulwama attack: Policeman succumbs, gunfight underway

DPL Pulwama attack: Policeman succumbs, gunfight underway

The injured security personnel were shifted to hospital where a policeman and a CRPF personnel succumbed. A police official said extra forces have been rushed to the area. "Both CRPF and Jammu & Kas...

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Canada soon to allow gender-neutral passports

Canada soon to allow gender-neutral passports

The Canadian government is taking another step in national LGBT progress. Our government is committed to better reflecting the gender identity and gender diversity of Canadians. "X", which will indica...

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Thailand's ex-PM Yingluck Shinawatra flees country as ten-year jail term looms

Thailand's ex-PM Yingluck Shinawatra flees country as ten-year jail term looms

He said a warrant would be issued for her arrest, and announced the hearing would be postponed until September 27. Norrawit Larlaeng, Yingluck's lawyer, confirmed a warrant had been issued, but said...

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Protests kill 29 after 'godman' Ram Rahim convicted of rape

Protests kill 29 after 'godman' Ram Rahim convicted of rape

Singh was arrest from the court and the sentence will be pronounced on Monday. CBI has also alleged the self-styled guru involved in murdering a journalist in the same year who was investigating t...

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Controversial senior White House aide Gorka 'fired'

Controversial senior White House aide Gorka 'fired'

Prior to joining up with the Trump campaign, Gorka worked as an global news editor at Breitbart under Bannon, and has been a regular pundit on television over the past few years. Last week, Rep. A...

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South Korea: North Korea fires 'short-range projectiles'

South Korea: North Korea fires 'short-range projectiles'

The North has launched around twenty missiles this year, testing numerous new systems, including short-, medium-, intermediate-, and long-range missiles. In recent weeks the North has threatened to fi...

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Trump Threatens

Trump Threatens "government Closure" To Achieve Wall In Mexico

This time, the concern is that the president won't sign that bill when it gets to his desk because, as he said last night, if that bill does not include money to fund a border wall along the U.S. "Tha...

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Qatar Restores Full Diplomatic Relations with Iran

Qatar has been under blockade for almost three months Credit: REUTERS/Edgar Su/File Photo The act of defiance came amid suspicions among Qatar's leaders that Saudi Arabia might be trying to engin...

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Mother wins $758.7 mn in record single U.S. jackpot, quits job

Mother wins $758.7 mn in record single U.S. jackpot, quits job

The $758.7 million jackpot reflects the annuity payout option, in which the victor receives 30 payments over 29 years, increasing 5 percent annually. However, lottery officials said almost all win...

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Seoul: N. Korea fires 'unidentified projectiles' to sea

Seoul: N. Korea fires 'unidentified projectiles' to sea

Cmdr. David Benham, spokesman for US Pacific Command, said the first and third missiles "failed in flight" and the second missile launch "appears to have blown up nearly immediately". North Korea also...

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Sen. Tammy Duckworth, decorated Iraq vet, slams Trump's transgender military ban

Sen. Tammy Duckworth, decorated Iraq vet, slams Trump's transgender military ban

Trump announced July 26 he would ban transgender people from serving "in any capacity" in the USA military , reversing President Barack Obama's policy to let them serve openly in the ranks. The new...

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Kushner's First Round in Israeli-Palestinian Arena: A Whole Lot of Nothing

Kushner's First Round in Israeli-Palestinian Arena: A Whole Lot of Nothing

Dennis Ross, a former US envoy to the peace process, told the National newspaper of Abu Dhabi that because of distrust between Israeli and Palestinian leaders it would be "nearly impossible for them...

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Omnicom Group Inc. (OMC) Position Increased by Vanguard Group Inc

Omnicom Group Inc. (OMC) Position Increased by Vanguard Group Inc

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, OMC makes up 2.54% of the PowerShares Dynamic Media Portfolio ETF (Symbol: PBS) which is trading lower by about 0.7% on the day Wednesday. The stock decli...

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North Korea fires multiple short-range projectiles into sea - South Korea

North Korea fires multiple short-range projectiles into sea - South Korea

The launches come days after the USA and South Korea started the 10-day Ulchi Freedom Guardian military exercises, an annual joint military drill the two countries have held in some form for more ...

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Spain attacks: Second suspect released without charge

Spain attacks: Second suspect released without charge

The protest was called after the city's main mosque was attacked with flares on Saturday by a handful of members from a far-right group, Hogar Social, who also unfurled a Spanish flag outside the bu...

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China-South Korea relations at crossroads over North Korea: Korea Herald

China-South Korea relations at crossroads over North Korea: Korea Herald

But Japan's latest move will likely draw criticism from China , which has been opposed to the imposition of unilateral sanctions by any country outside the framework of the U.N. The US released foo...

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United States slaps sanctions on more Chinese, Russians

United States slaps sanctions on more Chinese, Russians

The North Korean missile program in particular has been moving ahead at a rapid pace. "No Chinese banks were targeted, but that's the next level". From China , Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Ch...

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Roger Stone Predicts Total Mayhem If Trump Gets Impeached

Roger Stone Predicts Total Mayhem If Trump Gets Impeached

Trump henchman Roger Stone , who has a long history of trying to use intimidation in politics, is essentially threatening violence , even another civil war or an insurrection, if Congress impeach...

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Hurricane Harvey: Cowboys offer to host Texans preseason game, report says

Hurricane Harvey: Cowboys offer to host Texans preseason game, report says

The band added that would give details regarding rescheduling and refunding as soon they could and that they are "really sorry for the inconveniences this will cause". The category 2 storm is expected...

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Scapegoating Pakistan will not help stabilise Afghanistan, resolves top security panel

The US should recognise Pakistan's "important role" in Afghanistan and respect its sovereignty and legitimate security concerns, China's top diplomat told Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, defending...

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Dayton Red Cross sends volunteers to Hurricane Harvey

Dayton Red Cross sends volunteers to Hurricane Harvey

He said with the conditions expected, he should be plenty busy after the waters recede. They are also preparing for what could happen in San Antonio. Seventeen Red Cross volunteers from Wisconsin wi...

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Every US county poised to have Obamacare insurer

Every US county poised to have Obamacare insurer

Obamacare customers in every part of the US are poised to have at least one insurer to choose from in 2018, after OH regulators said Thursday they convinced a nonprofit to offer plans in the nation's ...

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Bannon: I Had 'Influence' at White House, 'Power' at Breitbart

Bannon: I Had 'Influence' at White House, 'Power' at Breitbart

Bannon hopes to expand Breitbart- his launching pad into national politics past year, which he has characterized as the "platform for the alt-Right" white supremacist movement- into television and vid...

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Rivers Police dismiss, arraign IPO over suspect's escape

Rivers Police dismiss, arraign IPO over suspect's escape

The Investigating Police Officer [IPO], in charge of the case of a rapist and ritual killer arrested in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Sergeant Johnbosco Okoroeze , has been dismissed and charged to a...

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An opening for immigration reform, courtesy of Trump?

An opening for immigration reform, courtesy of Trump?

I think of the young women and men who have been protected by the DACA ( Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals ) program, who now worry that this program will be rescinded , leaving them again in ...

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Police detain man with knife outside Buckingham Palace

Police detain man with knife outside Buckingham Palace

Images posted online showed a heavy police presence outside the palace, with emergency vehicles packing out the road. Several witnessed told Sky News they saw a man being "wrestled to the ground" as...

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Highway 33 closed overnight due to wildfire

Highway 33 closed overnight due to wildfire

This affects approximately 474 properties and an estimated 1,100 people. The landmark Red Star Ranch east of Kelowna is one of the properties threatened by wildfire this morning. She says there are ...

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Prosecutors: Man Shot in Brussels After Attacking Soldiers

Prosecutors: Man Shot in Brussels After Attacking Soldiers

Belgian police have yet to comment on the incident. Brussels is home to the notorious jihadist hotbed of Molenbeek, and it was reported on August 24th that Belgian police have had to open nearly 2...

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Nikki Haley says nuclear inspectors should have access to Iran military bases

Nikki Haley says nuclear inspectors should have access to Iran military bases

Haley's trip will have implications for the next report of the nuclear deal in late September, and for the USA certification in October. One briefing in July 2015 from the Arms Control Association -...

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Coldplay cancels Houston concert due to Hurricane Harvey

Coldplay cancels Houston concert due to Hurricane Harvey

The storm is now forecasted at Category 2 according to the National Weather Service, but will likely strengthen to a Category 3 hurricane by the time it makes landfall, bringing with it winds with spe...

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The President On--And Off--Script, Afghanistan Plan, Border Wall Funding

The President On--And Off--Script, Afghanistan Plan, Border Wall Funding

Tracing Trump's historical attitudes is instructive now that he has made clear that he's willing to close down the government over funding for a border wall . A spending bill with funding for the c...

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President Buhari meets APC, PDP leaders

President Buhari meets APC, PDP leaders

It is not a political gathering. (Ecofin Agency) - Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari (photo), has signed a number of bilateral agreements with some countries, including the United Arab Emirates (...

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