Russian hackers' new target: Claire McCaskill

In earlier comments to the Daily Beast , McCaskill said , "I'm not going to speak about it right now. I will continue to speak out and press to hold them accountable", McCaskill said in a statement. However, the screenshot did not provide any evide... More..

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Trump threatens government shutdown over border security votes
by | Sunday, July 29, 2018

Trump threatens government shutdown over border security votes

Donald Trump tweeted Sunday morning that he'd be willing to shut down the government over immigration. Trump called for lawmakers to send him a bill that ends the visa lottery system and the policy known ...More..

Jewish newspapers 'stand united' against Corbyn over anti-Semitism definition
by | Sunday, July 29, 2018

Jewish newspapers 'stand united' against Corbyn over anti-Semitism definition

In 2016, the Chakrabarti inquiry into allegations of anti-Semitism in the party, led to a new code of conduct. The current crisis in Labour's ranks was spurred after the party's executive committee proposed a...More..

3 dead, 7 injured in shooting in New Orleans
by | Sunday, July 29, 2018

3 dead, 7 injured in shooting in New Orleans

Three died and seven others were taken to area hospitals. "We believe they actually stood over one of the individuals and fired multiple rounds and then after that fled", Harrison told local media. California...More..

GOP senator on Trump shutdown threat: 'I don't think it'd be helpful'
by | Sunday, July 29, 2018

GOP senator on Trump shutdown threat: 'I don't think it'd be helpful'

File image of United States president Donald Trump . Irritated at the stalling of his border wall plans, US President Donald Trump has threatened to "shut down" the government in his latest tweet taking ...More..

Putin says he has invited Trump to Moscow
by | Sunday, July 29, 2018

Putin says he has invited Trump to Moscow

Reporter Kaitlan Collins was quoted by CNN as saying that White House communications officials told her she could not attend an event with US President Donald Trump and European Commission chief Jean-Cl...More..

Cambodia elections: How they serve the purposes of the ruling party
by | Sunday, July 29, 2018

Cambodia elections: How they serve the purposes of the ruling party

A member of the ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP), the deputy chief says he has been instructed to press every adult in the hamlet to vote in Sunday's national election. The statement was released just ho...More..

Mugabe welcomes #2018ZimElections, says he can't vote for 'tormentors'
by | Sunday, July 29, 2018

Mugabe welcomes #2018ZimElections, says he can't vote for 'tormentors'

Deposed nonagenarian Robert Mugabe , 94, on Sunday said he cannot vote for those "who have tormented me". He said that he now wished the leader of the opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC), Nelson ...More..

Ex-lawyer says Trump knew of 2016 meeting with Russians
by | Sunday, July 29, 2018

Ex-lawyer says Trump knew of 2016 meeting with Russians

One week later, Trump repeated that he " didn't know anything about the meeting" because "nobody told me" about it. Cohen's assertion is very important: if he can back it up, it would be a key step toward pr...More..

Magnitude 6.4 quake hits Indonesia
by | Sunday, July 29, 2018

Magnitude 6.4 quake hits Indonesia

The 6.4 magnitude quake hit the central Indonesian island of Lombok just before 07:00 local time (00:00 GMT) on Sunday. The epicentre was located 50 km north-east of the city of Mataram on the island of L...More..

Ethiopia: Head engineer of $4.8B dam project found dead
by | Sunday, July 29, 2018

Ethiopia: Head engineer of $4.8B dam project found dead

Semegnew Bekele was shot in the head from behind, police chief Zeynu Jemal said. The bullet wound was discovered behind one of Simegnew's ears. Zeinu said police had gathered forensic evidence and were talkin...More..

Palestinian teen activist Ahed Tamimi released by Israel
by | Sunday, July 29, 2018

Palestinian teen activist Ahed Tamimi released by Israel

Tamimi's family arrived at a checkpoint in the West Bank, where they spoke briefly to reporters before heading to their home village of Nebi Saleh. She was 16 at the time and originally faced 12 charges, but ...More..

Bus falls into gorge in western India; 33 feared dead
by | Sunday, July 29, 2018

Bus falls into gorge in western India; 33 feared dead

The bus was carrying 34 employees of an agriculture university when it plunged off a mountain road while negotiating a curve in Raigad district of Maharashtra state, said civil administrator Vijay Suryawans...More..

4 magnitude quake leaves 3 dead at popular Indonesian island of Lombok
by | Sunday, July 29, 2018

4 magnitude quake leaves 3 dead at popular Indonesian island of Lombok

Nurses tend to those injured in the quake which has left at least three people dead. Indonesia's disaster agency said the three victims are from the northern and eastern side of Lombok - which is popular with...More..

United States prelate McCarrick resigns from College of Cardinals
by | Sunday, July 29, 2018

United States prelate McCarrick resigns from College of Cardinals

Avoid becoming a victim of Fake News. Mr McCarrick has not commented on the more recent allegations. James says he's thankful that "everybody in today's world is more understanding of the harm done by indiv...More..

Putin Invites Trump To Moscow For Important Talk
by | Sunday, July 29, 2018

Putin Invites Trump To Moscow For Important Talk

Last week, Mr Trump had suggested that Mr Putin should visit Washington this autumn . By saying that he's willing to go to Washington if conditions are "appropriate", Putin underlines that stance and effecti...More..

Persistence pays off for photographers shooting blood moon lunar eclipse over Perth
by | Sunday, July 29, 2018

Persistence pays off for photographers shooting blood moon lunar eclipse over Perth

From the Cape of Good Hope to the Middle East, and from the Kremlin to Sydney Harbour, thousands of people turned their eyes to the stars, hoping to see the moon which began to appear orange, brown or crimson...More..

Zimbabwe Opposition Will Not Boycott Polls
by | Sunday, July 29, 2018

Zimbabwe Opposition Will Not Boycott Polls

Chamisa, however, maintained his rhetoric on ZEC's failure to conduct transparent processes but said he would not boycott when it was evident that his party will prevail. Addressing a ZANU-PF campaign rally at ...More..

Texas Inmate Climbs Atop Deputy’s Moving Car In Escape Attempt
by | Saturday, July 28, 2018

Texas Inmate Climbs Atop Deputy’s Moving Car In Escape Attempt

In the video, eyewitnesses Jason and Jennifer Mustain can be heard fearing that the escaped prisoner might have a gun. On 7/25/2018 at approximately 1:30 PM, a Taylor County Sheriff's Office deputy was tran...More..

Cops reportedly planned Stormy Daniels' strip club arrest
by | Saturday, July 28, 2018

Cops reportedly planned Stormy Daniels' strip club arrest

Daniels lawyer Michael Avenatti said the emails provided more evidence that the arrest was politically motivated. The judge said he had some concerns about statements Avenatti has made about Cohen, but said...More..

Mueller is reportedly using Trump's tweets as evidence in his probe
by | Saturday, July 28, 2018

Mueller is reportedly using Trump's tweets as evidence in his probe

Special Counsel Robert Mueller and Donald Trump Jr. were photographed at the same airport gate, setting tongues in Washington wagging about the ongoing "Russiagate" investigation, flying in coach class, and...More..

'Fox And Friends' avoids questioning Kellyanne Conway about CNN reporter ban
by | Saturday, July 28, 2018

'Fox And Friends' avoids questioning Kellyanne Conway about CNN reporter ban

Putin said Friday he is ready to invite Trump if conditions are right, and he is also ready to visit Washington. "He has such an invitation, I told him that". "In Helsinki , we talked about the issues in which...More..

Taliban bomb attack on Afghan intelligence officers kills three
by | Saturday, July 28, 2018

Taliban bomb attack on Afghan intelligence officers kills three

He told Anadolu Agency that four security personnel were killed and five others wounded in the attack. As per the news reports, the Taliban has claimed responsibly for the attack. A member of the Afghan secur...More..

Chequers plan falls at the first hurdle
by | Saturday, July 28, 2018

Chequers plan falls at the first hurdle

The Prime Minister had sought to avoid the creation of a so-called "hard" economic border between British Northern Ireland and the EU's Irish Republic - billed as an absolute requirement in any deal, despite it...More..

Four Israeli Police Officers Injured in Temple Mount Unrest
by | Saturday, July 28, 2018

Four Israeli Police Officers Injured in Temple Mount Unrest

Israeli police forces stand guard the al-Aqsa mosque compound in the Jerusalem's Old City after it was closed off by Israeli authorities following clashes with Palestinian worshippers, July 27, 2018. "The att...More..

by | Saturday, July 28, 2018

Trump deserves some credit for this booming economy

He said if the economy continues to grow at this rate, it could double in size 10 years faster than it would have under Presidents Barack Obama and George W. Already announced tariffs are forecast to be only a ...More..

by | Saturday, July 28, 2018

Donald Trump won’t tolerate foreign interference in midterm elections: White House

Putin was speaking to reporters at a summit of Brics countries - Brazil, Russia , India, China and South Africa - in Johannesburg. "I told him about this", Putin said at a news conference at an worldwide sum...More..

British And Irish Govts To Attend Intergovernmental Conference
by | Saturday, July 28, 2018

British And Irish Govts To Attend Intergovernmental Conference

Lord Trimble told BBC Radio 4's Today programme: "The Irish Republic's main market is England and it exports over the Irish Sea into England a greater part of its produce. DUP East Antrim MLA Gordon Lyons s...More..

New Zealand Will Provide Paid Leave To Domestic Violence Survivors
by | Saturday, July 28, 2018

New Zealand Will Provide Paid Leave To Domestic Violence Survivors

New Zealand passed legislation Wednesday granting paid leave to domestic violence survivors, a groundbreaking measure aimed at helping people get out of abusive situations. The landmark bill requires employe...More..

by | Saturday, July 28, 2018

Trump Denies He Knew Of His Son's Trump Tower Meeting With Russians

President Trump is pushing back against claims that he knew in advance of a 2016 meeting between his son and a Russian lawyer. An ally of Cohen's said last month that Cohen is "willing to give" information o...More..