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Liliane Bettencourt, the world's richest woman, dies

Liliane Bettencourt, the world's richest woman, dies

Forbes magazine estimated her fortune to be worth $39.5 billion this year. The scandal widened to include prominent politicians in 2008, when Ms Bettencourt-Meyers gave police secret recordings of ...

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Myanmar Insists to UN That Rakhine Is Improving

Myanmar Insists to UN That Rakhine Is Improving

South Korea plans to provide the assistance through the International Organization for Migration to help the refugees in Bangladesh , it also said. Rohingyas are minority Muslims in western Myanmar...

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Pelosi: Put off immigration overhaul, save 'Dreamers now'

Pelosi: Put off immigration overhaul, save 'Dreamers now'

Congressman Chuck Schumer , also a Democrat, had been in discussions with President Donald Trump about the issue. The event was intended as a call for Congress to pass the Dream Act that would ...

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France's far-right party on verge of split after election defeat

France's far-right party on verge of split after election defeat

Despite the departure of her Deputy Florian Phillipot, Le Pen said there's still a lot of talented people in the party. Louis Aliot departs Florian Philippot and gets cropped by Marine Le PenThe d...

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Chinese-Russian naval drills begin off North Korea

Chinese-Russian naval drills begin off North Korea

Mr Rudd outlined three possible scenarios. "In case the U.S. opts for confrontation and war... it will meet a awful nuclear strike and miserable and final ruin", North Korea said. President Donald T...

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USA flies warplanes amid tensions with N.Korea

USA flies warplanes amid tensions with N.Korea

North Korea's weapons drive is set to dominate Mr Trump's address to the United Nations General Assembly tomorrow and his meetings with South Korean and Japanese leaders this week. Meanwhile the USA a...

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Kurdistan's Biggest Source Of Oil Funds

Kurdistan's Biggest Source Of Oil Funds

Neighbours Turkey and Iran have strongly opposed the referendum and it is unlikely that Syria, the other neighbour to the semi-autonomous region would support any move towards independence. In Iraq,...

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West Ham boss Slaven Bilic: Andy Carroll and Javier Hernandez partnership impossible

West Ham boss Slaven Bilic: Andy Carroll and Javier Hernandez partnership impossible

From the goals of John Toshack and Kevin Keegan paying the rent for Liverpool to Emile Heskey and Michael Owen helping demolish Germany 5-1 in Munich or the double act of Kevin Phillips and Niall Quin...

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Twitter user: Obama, Clinton gave nuclear weapons to North Korea

Twitter user: Obama, Clinton gave nuclear weapons to North Korea

But her goal, she said, was to lay everything out, "so that it doesn't happen again". That, she said, evolved into a grudge on his part. Before Hillary Clinton chose to include "Russian hacking" o...

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James Corden 'disappointed' in himself after kissing Sean Spicer at Emmys

His resignation was not over the many lies Trump entrusted him to spout to the public, in service of the president's xenophobia, racism and, most of all, ego; Spicer quit (or, was speculated to ha...

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After Irma: Florida governor says nursing home 'failed...basic duty' in deaths

After Irma: Florida governor says nursing home 'failed...basic duty' in deaths

Scott said in a prepared statement late Tuesday, according to the Miami Herald . For families, nursing home administrators and state and local officials charged with overseeing patient care, urgent...

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Oklahoma City cops shoot & kill deaf man, despite warnings

Oklahoma City cops shoot & kill deaf man, despite warnings

A man with a stick was in a yard when he was shot with a Taser and an officer's gun. He said Lindsey then deployed his Taser and Barnes fired a gun when Sanchez had got about 15 feet away from them....

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'Nothing Less Than Historic': US Christens First Military Base Ever in Israel

'Nothing Less Than Historic': US Christens First Military Base Ever in Israel

The general stressed that the American presence would not hamper the IDF's ability to act independently against any threat to the security of the state of Israel. We'll have Israeli airmen, USA soldie...

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Mumbai rains: High tide at 12.03 pm and 6.04 pm: Latest updates

Mumbai rains: High tide at 12.03 pm and 6.04 pm: Latest updates

According to India Meteorological Department (IMD), its Santacruz observatory recorded 303mm of rainfall for a period of 24 hours from 8.30 am-8.30 am on September 19-20. It was reported that 56 fli...

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Chicago Says It Has Met 40 Percent of Paris Climate Agreement Goals

Chicago Says It Has Met 40 Percent of Paris Climate Agreement Goals

Prof Myles Allen at Oxford University, who was part of the team that produced the new analysis of the 1.5C goal, said they used several methods to make a fresh estimate of the necessary carbon budge...

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Abbasi says Trump recognises Pakistan's role in war on terror

Abbasi says Trump recognises Pakistan's role in war on terror

Pakistan Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua said that in a meeting here on Tuesday with Vice President Mike Pence, Abbassi expressed concern over the greater role that Trump advocated for India in his n...

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Mueller's office has interviewed Rod Rosenstein, who has authority over Russiagate

Mueller's office has interviewed Rod Rosenstein, who has authority over Russiagate

Special counsel Robert Mueller has asked the White House to turn over documents related to some of President Trump's most controversial actions, including the dismissal of FBI Director Jame...

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RSI Alert - Orbital ATK, Inc. (NYSE:OA)

RSI Alert - Orbital ATK, Inc. (NYSE:OA)

SunTrust Banks, Inc. downgraded Orbital ATK from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating and set a $106.00 price objective for the company.in a research report on Tuesday. Recent insider trends for Northro...

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White House Signals Support for Graham-Cassidy

White House Signals Support for Graham-Cassidy

Paul is the only definitive GOP "no" vote to the legislation . "Guess what? The new bill does none of those things", Kimmel said . The process allows them to avoid a Democratic filibuster and pass...

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Iran's Hassan Rouhani blasts Donald Trump as 'rogue newcomer'

Since President Hassan Rouhani's election in 2013, the more conciliatory Iranian foreign policy establishment has been ascendant. If he does not, the US Congress has 60 days to decide whether to rei...

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Kenyan police use tear-gas on pro-Kenyatta protesters at top court

Kenyan police use tear-gas on pro-Kenyatta protesters at top court

The country's highest court had annulled the election results three weeks ago, and ordered fresh elections in October. The post Supreme court bashes IEBC for Kenyatta's voided election appeared fi...

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Rs 389-crore Bihar irrigation canal collapses hours before inauguration

Rs 389-crore Bihar irrigation canal collapses hours before inauguration

The Bihar government's ambitious Gateshwar Panth Canal Project suffered a significant blow when a part of the dam collapsed barely hours before it was to be inaugurated by Chief Minister Nitish Kumar...

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States sign nuclear weapons ban shunned by nations with nukes

States sign nuclear weapons ban shunned by nations with nukes

Scores of police were soon on the scene but did not appear to be intent on brining the protest to a quick end. According to the press release, the treaty, aimed at banning nuclear weapons, will be i...

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Trump mocks Kim Jong Un, calls him 'rocket man'

If diplomacy fails, she says Defense Secretary Jim Mattis "will take care of it". Kim has threatened Guam, a USA territory in the Pacific, and has fired missiles over Japan, a US ally. Security Coun...

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Hobby Lobby Cotton Racist? Incensed Post About Decor Goes Viral

Hobby Lobby Cotton Racist? Incensed Post About Decor Goes Viral

A little sensitivity goes a long way. By Tuesday morning, the photo had been shared almost 20,000 times and had 209,000 comments. Hobby Lobby has not released a comment regarding the post. A comme...

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More officers relieved of duty following deadly US Navy collisions

More officers relieved of duty following deadly US Navy collisions

McCain , a guided-missile destroyer named after his father and grandfather. Vice Adm. Phil Sawyer, commander of U.S. Seventh Fleet, ordered the relief of the commander of Task Force 70, Rear Adm. ...

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Abdel Fattah al-Sisi meets with Bibi in NY

Abdel Fattah al-Sisi meets with Bibi in NY

Earlier, el-Sisi met with Mahmoud Abbas and discussed the peace process as well as the reconciliation between the Palestinian factions. In Israel, where there have been frequent reports of closed-...

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Hillary Clinton Could Threaten Trump's Legitimacy

Hillary Clinton Could Threaten Trump's Legitimacy

In a wide-ranging September interview with Terry Gross of NPR's " Fresh Air ", Clinton discussed her new memoir, " What Happened ", her experience as the first woman ever nominated by a major pa...

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Russian helicopter accidentally fired on spectators during war games, state TV says

Russian helicopter accidentally fired on spectators during war games, state TV says

The Zapad joint strategic exercise, with troops from Russian Federation and the Republic of Belarus, started on September 14. The Russian military acknowledged that a helicopter accidentally fired a...

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U.S. ready to take further action in Venezuela

U.S. ready to take further action in Venezuela

US President Donald Trump addresses the 72nd Annual UN General Assembly in NY on September 19, 2017 . Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza has said the leader is "very busy with regional electio...

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Tennessee-Led Coalition Seeks Documents From Opioid Manufacturers And Distributors

Tennessee-Led Coalition Seeks Documents From Opioid Manufacturers And Distributors

According to the Attorney General's Office, the group served Civil Investigative Demands - a kind of subpoena for documents - on Endo, Janssen, Teva/Cephalon, Allergan and their related entities, as w...

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Hurricane Irma death toll reaches 82, 1.5 million without power

Hurricane Irma death toll reaches 82, 1.5 million without power

With many in Florida still without power the plight of the victims from Hurricane Irma may help shine light on the state's solar laws in the hope they may be revised before another deadly storm af...

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PM should stop 'embarrassing' Pakistan with his statements: Ex-minister

PM should stop 'embarrassing' Pakistan with his statements: Ex-minister

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said on Monday that the foreign minister's remarks regarding "in-house cleaning" are completely true and he agrees with the point of view that "our own house" needs...

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US will 'totally destroy North Korea' if pushed, Trump says

US will 'totally destroy North Korea' if pushed, Trump says

Trump said Monday that the United States will walk away from the Iran nuclear deal it agreed to in 2015, along with five other nations, if Washington deems the U.N.'s International Atomic Energy Age...

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Monroe County Officials Reopening Marathon; Lower Keys to Reopen Sunday

Monroe County Officials Reopening Marathon; Lower Keys to Reopen Sunday

Gulf Power has restored power to the 13,000 customers affected by the storm. More than 400 archeological dugouts have been found in Florida, with canoes like this being previously discovered in cons...

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Huckabee: Why Manafort Wiretap Should Be 'Frightening' for Every American

Huckabee: Why Manafort Wiretap Should Be 'Frightening' for Every American

It may have picked up information relevant to the ongoing probe into Russia's election interference, but CNN's sources caution nothing conclusive was acquired. Manafort's former lawyers, claiming an ...

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Hurricane Maria strengthens in the Atlantic

Hurricane Maria strengthens in the Atlantic

HURRICANE MARIA has caused widespread damage to Dominica, as the latest Atlantic storm hits islands still reeling from Irma. Forecasts show Hurricane Maria approaching the islands Tuesday night...

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Who loves a parade? Trump wants to showcase military might

Who loves a parade? Trump wants to showcase military might

And I think a tremendous thing for France and for the spirit of France. The improvements "allow us to get out of this level of excessive expenditure" and help bolster France's political weight in Eu...

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United Kingdom statistics watchdog spars with Boris Johnson over '£350m Brexit payments' claim

Some British media said May was expected to hold a one-to-one meeting with Johnson in NY, before her much-anticipated speech on Brexit in Florence on Friday. She also confirmed that Downing Street had...

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US Considering Shooting Down Any Missiles From North Korea, Reports Claim

US Considering Shooting Down Any Missiles From North Korea, Reports Claim

U.S. Pacific Command maintains the ability to respond to any threat in the Indo-Asia-Pacific theater at a moment's notice. The statement of the Chinese agency does not indicate that the teachings are ...

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