Iran's Supreme Leader Endorses Rohani For Second Term

Under Rouhani's watch, Iran emerged from worldwide isolation in 2015 when it struck a deal with six world powers to curb its disputed nuclear programme in exchange for the lifting of financial and economic sanctions in place for a decade. More..

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Prince Philip makes his final public engagement
by | Thursday, August 03, 2017

Prince Philip makes his final public engagement

Nonetheless, the Duke of Edinburgh appeared to be in fine fettle as he greeted Marines outside Buckingham Palace. The article coincides with Philip's final solo appearance at an official event, ending a royal...More..

Two Babies Die In Hot Cars In The Same City, Hours Apart
by | Wednesday, August 02, 2017

Two Babies Die In Hot Cars In The Same City, Hours Apart

According to Phoenix police, the child was first left in the hot vehicle at another location on Gilbert Road just north of Main Street, not the Phoenix church parking lot. Seven-month-old Zane Endress was foun...More..

Philippine mayor accused of drug ties by Duterte dies in police raid
by | Wednesday, August 02, 2017

Philippine mayor accused of drug ties by Duterte dies in police raid

We could not believe it", said a relative close to the mayor. Police Regional Office (PRO)-Northern Mindanao spokesperson Lemuel Gonda said the order that set aside Espenido's suspension order did not cite ...More..

Danilo Gallinari fractures thumb while punching an opponent during worldwide friendly
by | Tuesday, August 01, 2017

Danilo Gallinari fractures thumb while punching an opponent during worldwide friendly

As if getting into a fight in a friendly wasn't too over the top, a hospital visit was also needed because of the punch. Gallinari will be sidelined for the Eurobasket tournament, however. Danilo Gallinari ha...More..

486 suspects appear in court in Turkey's largest coup trial
by | Tuesday, August 01, 2017

486 suspects appear in court in Turkey's largest coup trial

In the aftermath of their botched attempt, thousands of people have been arrested, many suspected of having links to Fethullah Gulen , a cleric living in exile in the US. Those held in custody include Akin Oz...More..

U.S. conducts successful THAAD anti-missile system test
by | Monday, July 31, 2017

U.S. conducts successful THAAD anti-missile system test

THAAD is not created to intercept intercontinental ballistic missiles, like the one North Korea tested for the second time Friday, but it is an excellent defensive tool when it comes to short-, medium-, and i...More..

Homeland Security Secretary Says Ports A Terrorism Priority
by | Monday, July 31, 2017

Homeland Security Secretary Says Ports A Terrorism Priority

The United States has ended the ban on large electronics in the cabins of airlines that it announced in March . Hundreds of foreign airports and U.S. "To say the least, it destroyed the plane", he said, acco...More..

Senate Vote On Clean ACA Repeal Falls Flat
by | Saturday, July 29, 2017

Senate Vote On Clean ACA Repeal Falls Flat

President Donald Trump has declined to guarantee payments, and has floated the idea of letting the law fail. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi has taken comfort in the defeat in the Senate of a Republican-pu...More..

Jordan charges Israeli guard with murder over embassy shooting
by | Saturday, July 29, 2017

Jordan charges Israeli guard with murder over embassy shooting

On Friday, thousands of Jordanians protested in Amman against Israel over the installation of metal detectors outside a site sacred to both Muslims and Jews in East Jerusalem. The Turkish government has been ...More..

Gujarat Congress' flies its Gujarat MLAs to Bangalore
by | Saturday, July 29, 2017

Gujarat Congress' flies its Gujarat MLAs to Bangalore

In the wake of several Congress MLAs in Gujarat quitting the party to join the BJP, 44 of the grand old party's MLAs left for Bengaluru on late Friday night to avoid being poached. "The BJP has nothing to d...More..

Liberal groups push for health care to dominate the midterms
by | Friday, July 28, 2017

Liberal groups push for health care to dominate the midterms

This was a procedural vote , not one on any particular piece of legislation. Some of that decline is due to the Affordable Care Act . All 48 Democrats voted against it, as did two Republicans-Susan Collins of...More..

17 of a family found dead in Banaskantha village; toll 123
by | Friday, July 28, 2017

17 of a family found dead in Banaskantha village; toll 123

An IAF chopper appears above him, dropping a rope, and he makes a slow, suspense-filled ascent, finally helped into the helicopter by the Air Force officers. Two main dams in Banaskantha, Dharoi and Sipu are ov...More..

John McCain to return to Senate for key health care vote
by | Wednesday, July 26, 2017

John McCain to return to Senate for key health care vote

We wish Senator McCain and his family the very best. Yet fellow Republicans took McCain's return as a positive sign for Tuesday's vote. In his remarks to open Tuesday's Senate session, McConnell appealed ...More..

by | Tuesday, July 25, 2017

High Ranking Israeli Security Official Stabbed at Israeli Embassy in Jordan

The second Jordanian, who died from his wounds in hospital, was identified as the building's landlord. Overnight Sunday, the Foreign Ministry called on the staff in Amman to come home, but Jordanian officia...More..

Charlie Gard's parents end legal fight to take him to US
by | Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Charlie Gard's parents end legal fight to take him to US

The parents of Charlie Gard - the severely ill British infant who has been the subject of a months-long legal battle which has gotten worldwide attention - are abandoning their efforts to seek out experimenta...More..

Several bodies found inside tractor-trailer in San Antonio
by | Monday, July 24, 2017

Several bodies found inside tractor-trailer in San Antonio

The victims' country of origin, destination, or ages remain unknown, though official interviews with survivors seem to indicate there may have been as many as 100 people in the truck at one point. "Our response...More..

by | Sunday, July 23, 2017

IDF coordinator for the West Bank reconsidering Temple Mount metal detectors

Israeli Government forbade under 50-year-old Palestinians to enter the Al-Aqsa Mosque. At least 47 Israelis and five foreign nationals have been killed in almost two years of such attacks. But the protests ...More..

OJ Simpson to be freed from prison after winning parole
by | Friday, July 21, 2017

OJ Simpson to be freed from prison after winning parole

Simpson, now 70 years old, is eligible for parole after serving nine years of his 9- to 33-year sentence , which was granted in 2008. According to CNN , the parole board score inmates on a number of factors...More..

Jewish Actor Martin Landau, 89, Passes Away
by | Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Jewish Actor Martin Landau, 89, Passes Away

During the mid-1970s and 80s, Landau's Hollywood shine had dimmed considerably. Landau received an Emmy nomination for each of his three seasons on M:I, taking home the Golden Globe for Best TV Star - Male in...More..

ISP releases sketch of suspect in Delphi double murder case
by | Tuesday, July 18, 2017

ISP releases sketch of suspect in Delphi double murder case

Investigators released a composite sketch on Monday of a person suspected of being connected to the murder. The bodies of 14-year-old Liberty German and 13-year-old Abigail Williams were found more than...More..

Any Delay in Brexit Negotiations With UK Impossible - EU Parliament President
by | Monday, July 17, 2017

Any Delay in Brexit Negotiations With UK Impossible - EU Parliament President

But back in London, British media were rife with talk of infighting that echoed the divisions Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative party suffered during the European Union referendum. He defended his posit...More..

Maryam Mirzakhani, first woman to win top mathematics prize, dies
by | Sunday, July 16, 2017

Maryam Mirzakhani, first woman to win top mathematics prize, dies

The 40-year-old was first diagnosed with breast cancer in 2013, which had spread to her bone marrow . Mirzakhani was born in Tehran, Iran, and - by her own estimation - was fortunate to come of age after the...More..

Beyoncé with twins Instagram post could make her $1 million
by | Saturday, July 15, 2017

Beyoncé with twins Instagram post could make her $1 million

The babies' names have reportedly both already been trademarked by the music power couple. In June, the power couple registered to trademark the names from the same California address as the trademark reg...More..

Saif Ali Khan's first look in 'Kaalakaandi' out
by | Saturday, July 15, 2017

Saif Ali Khan's first look in 'Kaalakaandi' out

He also admitted that he's proud to bag the first original series from India that will be showcased on Netflix. " His role is layered and complex, and we are thrilled to be working with such a fantastic actor t...More..

White House, Dems trade jabs on nominees
by | Saturday, July 15, 2017

White House, Dems trade jabs on nominees

Ben Cardin (D-Md.) of the Foreign Relations Committee, and Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer (D-N.Y.), along with their Democratic colleagues from their states. "I don't believe that having the presid...More..

Florida sinkhole swallows two homes, threatens others
by | Saturday, July 15, 2017

Florida sinkhole swallows two homes, threatens others

Video from the scene shows a house crumbling to the ground as sirens wail in the background. Pasco Fire Rescue, Emergency Management, county building inspectors and Duke Energy crews are responding. Whited sa...More..

New Britain's Manafort Called To Testify Before Senate Judiciary Committee
by | Friday, July 14, 2017

New Britain's Manafort Called To Testify Before Senate Judiciary Committee

Trump Jr ., in addition to being the president's son, was deeply involved in his presidential campaign. Manafort said the meeting in a package of information he provided to the Senate and House intelligence...More..

US Will Welcome Afghan Girls' Robotics Team To Compete After All
by | Friday, July 14, 2017

US Will Welcome Afghan Girls' Robotics Team To Compete After All

As Forbes reported , even though Afghanistan is not one of the countries mentioned in Trump's partially reinstated travel ban , the rate of visas approved from the country in recent months have been low. ...More..

Prominent Chinese democracy advocate Lie Xiaobo dies in a Chinese prison
by | Friday, July 14, 2017

Prominent Chinese democracy advocate Lie Xiaobo dies in a Chinese prison

The pro-democracy advocate was jailed in 2009 for co-authoring a manifesto - Charter 08 - calling for sweeping political reforms in China. Although numerous Charter 08 signers were interrogated, only Liu wa...More..

Federal Bureau of Investigation joins search for 4 missing Bucks County men
by | Thursday, July 13, 2017

Federal Bureau of Investigation joins search for 4 missing Bucks County men

Weintraub said he suspected foul play . Their search still centers on a Solebury township farm. Dinardo was arrested on Monday, and later released on bail, on an unrelated felony firearms charge, said W...More..

Drowning Family Saved By 80 Person Human Chain Of Beachgoers
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Drowning Family Saved By 80 Person Human Chain Of Beachgoers

Miller County Pier on Panama City Beach on July 8. As Ms Simmons swam out to the distressed swimmers, other people on the beach linked together in a human chain to reach them. That was when another beachg...More..

Opposition picks Gopalkrishna Gandhi as its nominee for upcoming vice-presidential elections
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Opposition picks Gopalkrishna Gandhi as its nominee for upcoming vice-presidential elections

The Congress President also intimated that several opposition leaders have already spoken to Gopalkrishna and he has given his consent for the candidature. While the Presidential Poll is scheduled for July 17...More..

United Kingdom official says government has no role in Charlie Gard case
by | Monday, July 10, 2017

United Kingdom official says government has no role in Charlie Gard case

When Charlie's doctors asked for evidence that the therapy might help, Dr I said: "There is no direct evidence, but there is a theoretical scientific basis for saying it could". resident status in a bid to allo...More..

Mosul near liberation from IS
by | Monday, July 10, 2017

Mosul near liberation from IS

However, dozens of Iraqi soldiers reportedly celebrated amid the rubble along the banks of the Tigris rivers, ahead of a formal victory declaration. Backed by a ferocious aerial bombing campaign by a USA -led g...More..