Two shark attacks reported off New York's Fire Island

What appeared to be a shark's tooth was extracted from the boy's leg and will be analysed to determine the species of the creature he encountered while boogie-boarding at Atlantique Beach in the town of Islip, officials said. "The water is handsome, ... More..

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Zuckerberg: Holocaust deniers won't be banned from Facebook
by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

Zuckerberg: Holocaust deniers won't be banned from Facebook

Zuckerberg said in an interview published by Recode on Wednesday that Facebook has a responsibility to curb the viral spread of hoaxes and blatant misinformation. In his answer, Zuckerberg , who is Jewish, ...More..

'I accept' USA intelligence findings on Russian meddling
by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

'I accept' USA intelligence findings on Russian meddling

Even many Republicans have criticized Mr. Trump's performance Monday, when he appeared to side with Putin over his own intelligence agencies on the subject of Russian election meddling. " President Trump i...More..

Secret Service agent dies after suffering stroke on the job
by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

Secret Service agent dies after suffering stroke on the job

Secret Service agent who died of a stroke on Monday during the president's recent trip overseas. "We grieve with them and with his Secret Service colleagues, who have lost a friend and a brother'". "You have...More..

by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

James Comey is urging Americans to vote for Dems in midterm elections

Those of us who find Comey a rich source of unintended humor - here he speaks in the name of History, like Hegel and like the great Obama himself - may harbor the guilty thought that Comey invokes Alexander Ha...More..

Amesbury novichok victim suffered damage to hands and face
by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

Amesbury novichok victim suffered damage to hands and face

Rowley remains in the hospital and told his brother he was "devastated" when he learned of Sturgess' death. Most likely, a couple of Brits suffered from the remnants of the substance are a novice, which was...More..

Israeli Rockets Hit Syrian Military Position In Aleppo
by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

Israeli Rockets Hit Syrian Military Position In Aleppo

The SANA said the strikes late Sunday hit north of an air base in Aleppo province. Assad has said the forces are advisors but denied the presence of Iranian fighters on Syrian territory. Israel has struck...More..

California woman expected to survive 'head to toe' bee ordeal
by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

California woman expected to survive 'head to toe' bee ordeal

It is believed that the woman was attacked by a swarm of from 30 000 to 80 000 bees after she parked the vehicle near the hive which was hidden in the bushes, the Associated Press reports . According to local...More..

U.S. rejects European Union request to grant exemptions on Iran
by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

U.S. rejects European Union request to grant exemptions on Iran

New Delhi has insisted that its final policy decision on U.S. sanctions row with Iran will be guided strictly by national interests. But the accord's future is in doubt after the Trump administration's decisi...More..

Trump wins sympathy from Russian media ahead of summit
by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

Trump wins sympathy from Russian media ahead of summit

The spokesman added: " Presidents Trump and Putin respect each other and they get along well". "I hope it has more importance than simply for Finland, meaning I hope we'll receive a slight indication that ...More..

European Union net migration falls to lowest level since 2012/13
by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

European Union net migration falls to lowest level since 2012/13

Net migration in 2017 was the highest level since September 2011, the government report showed. Nicola White, director of the global migration service at the ONS, said: "These recent figures show that m...More..

Gohmert: Lisa Page giving 'insights' into Russian Federation investigation
by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

Gohmert: Lisa Page giving 'insights' into Russian Federation investigation

Referencing FBI agent Peter Strzok's recent congressional testimony, and the "downgrading of Hillary Clinton's criminal activity", Issa said "for the President to cast doubt is not unreasonable". It was a d...More..

Fox & Friends Hosts Gently Criticize Trump, Urge Him To Retract Comments
by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

Fox & Friends Hosts Gently Criticize Trump, Urge Him To Retract Comments

Just because it wasn't successful doesn't mean it should be ignored. The conservative editorial page of The Wall Street Journal wrote that the press conference was "a personal and national embarrassment" for ...More..

Fleeing rebels and civilians stranded at Golan Heights on Israel-Syria border
by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

Fleeing rebels and civilians stranded at Golan Heights on Israel-Syria border

They included rebels from the broader province, said Abdel Rahman. The station said the evacuation of almost 1,000 people will likely be completed by Sunday. Putin's invocation of the ceasefire agreement that...More..

UK's new Fighter Jet Model Unveiled at Farnborough
by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

UK's new Fighter Jet Model Unveiled at Farnborough

Britain's Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson speaks during the unveiling of a model of a new fighter jet, a part of Team Tempest, at the Farnborough Airshow, south west of London, on July 16, 2018. Unveiled b...More..

American University on lockdown after reports of ‘armed intruder’ near campus
by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

American University on lockdown after reports of ‘armed intruder’ near campus

American University officials have released a lockdown at 4401 Connecticut Avenue, Northwest, the address of WAMU radio studios. According to the AU, the investigation is focused on the main campus, east camp...More..

Thai Boys Who Were Rescued From Cave Released From Hospital Today
by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

Thai Boys Who Were Rescued From Cave Released From Hospital Today

The boys rescued from the Thai cave share their ordeal - and lessons learned. The disappearance of the boys and their novice monk-turned-soccer-coach from the small town of Mae Sai on the Thai-Burma border la...More..

by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

Donald Trump suggests Montenegro could start World War III

Trump replied, "I understand what you're saying, I've asked the same question". Mr Trump has long complained of the spending situation and questioned why the United States should be forced to come to the aid ...More..

Vote Leave fined and reported to police after electoral probe
by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

Vote Leave fined and reported to police after electoral probe

Grimes said he was shocked and disappointed by the commission's decision, adding that he did nothing wrong. The undeclared spending meant the campaign group exceeded the 7 million-pound legal spending limit b...More..

Russian Federation agrees to help with North Korea relationship, Trump says
by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

Russian Federation agrees to help with North Korea relationship, Trump says

Russian Federation has agreed to help improve relations with North Korea, President Trump said in a tweet Wednesday. "There's a lot of work to do". Speaking on CBS's Face the Nation shortly before Mike Pomp...More..

Did the Queen’s floral brooch have a hidden message for Donald Trump?
by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Did the Queen’s floral brooch have a hidden message for Donald Trump?

That day, she wore the brooch the Obamas gave her on their last visit to England. Despite the fact Her Majesty is strictly neutral when it comes to political matters, social media is convinced otherwise. On...More..

Donald Trump’s disgraceful bow to Russian Federation
by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Donald Trump’s disgraceful bow to Russian Federation

Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., called it "shameful". The Russian foreign ministry responded by liking Trump's tweet and then replying, "We agree". "President Putin, he just said it's not Russian Federation". "H...More..

Facebook Has Said It Will Not Remove Fake News
by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Facebook Has Said It Will Not Remove Fake News

After it admitted pages - including those run by Russian operatives - had scammed the social network with made-up news and video during the 2016 presidential election, Facebook forced through a series of chan...More..

Trump casts doubt on USA intelligence, calls Putin's meddling denial 'strong'
by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Trump casts doubt on USA intelligence, calls Putin's meddling denial 'strong'

The US and Russian presidents may swap compliments at their first summit in Helsinki on Monday, but they are deeply divided on issues including Syria, Ukraine and alleged Russian election-meddling. Putin, baski...More..

Trump condemns Russian Federation probe after Putin talks
by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Trump condemns Russian Federation probe after Putin talks

Jaw-dropping. Disgraceful. I am running out of words to describe how despicable it is to see an American President capitulate to a dictator". Trump's warm embrace of Putin throughout a 46-minute news confer...More..

Prosecutors call for alleged Russian agent to stay in custody
by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Prosecutors call for alleged Russian agent to stay in custody

Trump later issued a public clarification of his remarks, saying he misspoke and accepted the USA intelligence finding of Russian meddling in the election, although he immediately followed up by saying it could...More..

Trump Has Raised More Than $88 Million Ahead Of 2020 Bid
by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Trump Has Raised More Than $88 Million Ahead Of 2020 Bid

Lara Trump, the president's daughter-in-law and senior adviser to his campaign committee , in a statement called the small-dollar donations a sign of "the continued support of so many Americans who resoundin...More..

Putin presents Trump World Cup football made in Pakistan
by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Putin presents Trump World Cup football made in Pakistan

At a joint press conference that followed a two-hour one-on-one meeting between the leaders, Trump said, "They [US intelligence] said they think it's Russian Federation; I have President Putin, he just said...More..

Theresa May Rules Out 2nd Brexit Referendum 'Under Any Circumstance'
by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Theresa May Rules Out 2nd Brexit Referendum 'Under Any Circumstance'

It was really something special", Trump said of the meeting. However, the meeting itself went smoothly, with Mr Trump saying: "It was really something special". Somebody said, "Are you friends or enemies?' I ...More..

US pays Trump's Scotland golf resort US$77000 ahead of visit
by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

US pays Trump's Scotland golf resort US$77000 ahead of visit

The president and his wife Melania are staying at the Turnberry resort this weekend during a private leg of their visit to the United Kingdom, after Mr Trump had meetings with Theresa May and the Queen. taxpaye...More..