Cops shoot pregnant woman who called for help

The department released an audio tape of Sunday's encounter in which officers can be heard shouting, "Get back!" Police said several children were in the apartment at the time of the shooting and were not hurt. These officers, and all Seattle ... More..

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by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Shooter went to Republican baseball practice with list of names

Medstar Washington Hospital Center said the congressman underwent another surgery Saturday, and that he is more responsive and speaking with family.For three months, Hodgkinson lived out of a white cargo va...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Shiv Sena plays hardball on Presidential polls

BJP and allied MPs are being called to Delhi by Tuesday to sign the nomination papers. If the Sena strikes out on its own in the Presidential elections, this will not be for the first time that it will break ...More..

Heat wave and Summer Solstice coincide in Menlo Park
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Heat wave and Summer Solstice coincide in Menlo Park

Take a walk in the woods - It can be among the most relaxing and invigorating things to do: stroll along foot paths listening to bird song, enjoying the sights and smells of the woods - sure to get you charged ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Number Of Global Refugees Hits Record High

On average, 20 people were driven from their homes every minute previous year, or one every three seconds - less than the time it takes to read this sentence. And almost 70 years after Palestinians first fled t...More..

Tourist resort in Mali's capital attacked by suspected jihadists
by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Tourist resort in Mali's capital attacked by suspected jihadists

Suspected jihadists attacked a hotel resort Sunday in Mali's capital, taking hostages at a spot popular with foreigners on the weekends. The violence came about a week after the U.S. A tourist resort popular ...More..

Former UFC heavyweight Tim Hague reportedly brain dead after boxing match
by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Former UFC heavyweight Tim Hague reportedly brain dead after boxing match

He fell hard and his head bounced off the canvas. Close friend and fellow MMA fighter Cody Krahn wrote: "As many of you know Tim suffered a severe knockout in his boxing match". RealFightStories.com repo...More..

Two Canadians among those sought by US authorities over attack on protesters
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Two Canadians among those sought by US authorities over attack on protesters

Another wrenched a woman's neck and threw her to the ground. 11 people were injured during the confrontation. Similarly, the Washington , D.C. police chief said the department would arrest any of the indiv...More..

Iran blames U.S. for regional instability, creation of IS
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Iran blames U.S. for regional instability, creation of IS

Simultaneously, the Saudi foreign minister tweeted, "Iran must be punished for its interference, support for terrorism in region". "The fact IS claimed responsibility proves that they [Saudi Arabia] were invo...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

'Nervous' Jeff Sessions' attempt at Trump-like bravado falls flat

Tom Cotton during his Senate intelligence committee hearing Tuesday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions demonstrated a surprising knowledge of espionage thrillers. But his former Democratic colleagues pressed h...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Tillerson warns against steps that cut off talks with Russia

Asserting that the world has changed dramatically, Tillerson said the U.S. will have a "very open" and "honest conversation" with its allies about how to share their burden which they have been carrying. "We'...More..

Qatar Airways profits hit $540 million before Gulf crisis
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Qatar Airways profits hit $540 million before Gulf crisis

While Qatar blamed the story on hackers, it was only the latest in years of strain. Morocco's King Mohammed VI has offered to mediate a diplomatic row between Qatar and three Gulf Arab states that severed d...More..

Woman Accused of Using Suicidal Boyfriend as 'a Pawn' in Manslaughter Trial
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Woman Accused of Using Suicidal Boyfriend as 'a Pawn' in Manslaughter Trial

Investigators soon discovered a series of text messages - eventually more than 1,000, according to prosecutors - sent in the week prior to Roy's death that were between him and Carter , who said she was hi...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

As Tillerson calls for calm, Trump calls out Qatar on terror

Cavusoglu also said Turkey's military base in Qatar, to which Erdogan approved legislation on deploying Turkish troops, was aimed at contributing to the security of the entire Gulf region and was not aimed at...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Iran arrests dozens of IS 'agents'

The attackers targeted two symbolically significant places: the Parliament building and the mausoleum of the Islamic Republic's founder, Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini-not to be confused with the country's current...More..

CNN Calls James Comey's Father for an Interview, Gets James Comey Instead
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

CNN Calls James Comey's Father for an Interview, Gets James Comey Instead

Reached by phone Saturday morning about an interview, the father of former FBI Director James Comey expressed a willingness to speak to a CNN reporter. Twitter estimates 3.6 million Tweets were sent from 7a....More..

US soldiers killed by Afghan soldier; Taliban takes credit for attack
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

US soldiers killed by Afghan soldier; Taliban takes credit for attack

The Taliban claimed responsibility in a statement by Taliban spokesperson Zabiullah Mujahid, who said the shooting was committed by one of the group's fighters who had joined the Afghan army. Details of this at...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

London attackers planned to use lorry

The ringleader of the London terror attack last week tried to rent a 7.5-ton truck, British police have said, indicating the attackers were looking to carry out a larger-scale assault. The three terr...More..

Ireland's first openly gay minister chosen to be next PM
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Ireland's first openly gay minister chosen to be next PM

Mr Varadkar, who came out as gay in the run up to the 2015 same-sex marriage referendum, is now in charge of the welfare system. Members of the Fine Gael parliamentary party will vote this morning in the elec...More..

Trump, France's Macron call to congratulate May on election
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Trump, France's Macron call to congratulate May on election

The key plank is to build on an overhaul of the labour market that the previous Socialist government began - measures that led to huge protests past year. While the president's new party was heading the polls...More..

Trump finally commits to defend North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Trump finally commits to defend North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies

He knows it; Comey knows it; everyone knows and Trump confirmed it Friday during a Rose Garden news conference with Romanian President Klaus Iohannis . The White House also announced that Trump will travel to ...More..

by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Trump responds to Comey's testimony, says, 'No collusion, no obstruction'

But a day after the closely watched hearing , Trump struck back with an early morning tweet: "Wow, Comey is a leaker". Comey told the Senate Intelligence Committee in a hearing that the Trump adm...More..

by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Church bus crashes in Atlanta area; several injured

Mount Zion Baptist Church in Huntsville , Ala., posted on its Facebook page that one of its buses with its student ministry mission was involved in a crash while traveling to the airport. "Life changes so r...More..

by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Saudi Arabia warns banks against raising Qatar exposure

The U.S. has a massive air base in Qatar's capital city of Doha , with hosts as many as 10,000 American military personnel. It shows that Qatar "announces fighting terrorism on one hand and finances and supp...More..

London police arrest another attack suspect
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

London police arrest another attack suspect

A spokesman said detectives investigating the terror attack on London Bridge and Borough Market conducted a search of a property in Ilford. Shahid allegedly provided al-Qaida terror training to Mohammed S...More..

Would Putin take a shower next to a gay man?
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Would Putin take a shower next to a gay man?

Putin also was interviewed on Sunday by former Fox News host Megyn Kelly in the debut of her new NBC Sunday night show. The documentary follows on the heels of Putin's interview in this week's debut of NBC ...More..

Ten people remain in critical condition after London Bridge attack -Health Authority
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Ten people remain in critical condition after London Bridge attack -Health Authority

Police said a man's body was found on Tuesday night at almost 8pm near Limehouse by specialist officers. THE death toll from the London Bridge attack has risen to eight. Another Australian who died, nurse K...More..

by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Ranking US diplomat in China resigns

But the tensions between the White House and the diplomatic corps are now flaring up more publicly, and at a more senior level. It would have been Rank's job to accompany Perry to those meetings and help expl...More..

IATA revises 2017 airline profit forecast
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

IATA revises 2017 airline profit forecast

Governments of the UAE , Saudi Arabia , Bahrain , Egypt, Yemen and Libya had stopped their airlines from flying to Qatar and banned Qatar Airways from flying across their air space, a disruptive developm...More..

Trump Second-Guesses Justice Dept. Appeal in Travel Ban Case
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Trump Second-Guesses Justice Dept. Appeal in Travel Ban Case

The latest tweets reiterate this, with Trump saying that the Justice Department "should have stayed with the original Travel Ban" and should now once again "seek much tougher version". In a January 31 ...More..

Bernie Sanders 'impressed' by United Kingdom candidate Jeremy Corbyn
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Bernie Sanders 'impressed' by United Kingdom candidate Jeremy Corbyn

The poll showed said May's lead had fallen sharply from a lead of 12 percentage points in the previous Survation/Mail on Sunday poll published on May 21. Mrs May maintained she was not now regretting calling el...More..

OAS, European Parliament Weigh Venezuela Crisis
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

OAS, European Parliament Weigh Venezuela Crisis

Even at 31 cents on the dollar, Nomura is taking a risk buying the bonds. Activists hold signs during a protest against Goldman Sach's bond purchase transaction with Venezuela's Nicolas Maduro outside Gold...More..

Venezuela opposition accuses Goldman Sachs of financing dictatorship
by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Venezuela opposition accuses Goldman Sachs of financing dictatorship

A draft declaration submitted by Peru, Canada, the United States, Mexico and Panama called for, among other actions, "a halt to the convocation of a national Constituent Assembly as presently conceived", aimed ...More..

Trump to pull US from global climate deal, official says
by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Trump to pull US from global climate deal, official says

India Prime Minister Narendra Modi (nah-REN'-drah MOH'-dee) and Spain's Mariano Rajoy (mah-ree-AH'-noh rah-HOY') made the comments in a joint statement following talks in Madrid. "If someone leaves a void, I gu...More..

China vows to adhere to Paris climate deal
by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

China vows to adhere to Paris climate deal

The leaders reaffirmed their commitment to the full implementation of the Paris deal in a joint statement and committed to cutting fossil fuels, developing green technology, and to helping cut the emissions in ...More..