John Bolton to Mark Levin: We're cleaning up Obama's mess in Iran

Iran's foreign minister vowed on Wednesday to fight back against USA sanctions, remarks that come just days after the Trump administration introduced new measures it says are aimed at forcing policy changes in the country. "These are the most biting ... More..

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GOP Congressman Chris Collins Arrested, to Be Indicted on Insider Trading Charges
by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

GOP Congressman Chris Collins Arrested, to Be Indicted on Insider Trading Charges

The fraud counts relate to securities of an Australian biotechnology company called Innate Immunotherapeutics, where the congressman served on the board. They added: "It is notable that even the government do...More..

Labour risks 'eternal shame' over anti-Semitism, says Tom Watson
by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Labour risks 'eternal shame' over anti-Semitism, says Tom Watson

A spokesman for the Labour Friends of Israel group said Mr Corbyn's words lacked credibility so long as he refused to apologise "for the many occasions on which he himself has offended the Jewish community". We...More..

Spanish fighter jet accidentally fires missile In Estonia
by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Spanish fighter jet accidentally fires missile In Estonia

The missile carried up to 10 kilogrammes of explosives and is created to self-destruct in the event of such accidents, but it may have landed on the ground, according to Spanish media reports . The AMRAAM miss...More..

Student Poses with Alligator for Graduation Photos
by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Student Poses with Alligator for Graduation Photos

But Noland didn't take her photos with Big Tex just for the fun of it. She recently posted the photos on social media with the caption: " Not your typical graduation picture ". One photo has her giving th...More..

Missing billions: Ex-Malaysian PM Najib Razak denies money laundering in court
by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Missing billions: Ex-Malaysian PM Najib Razak denies money laundering in court

Malaysia's former prime minister Najib Razak arrives in court in Kuala Lumpur , Malaysia August 8, 2018. As for the sole charge of abusing his position for self-gratification of RM42 million in the course...More..

Thousands of Lombok quake survivors living outdoors as death toll hits 105
by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Thousands of Lombok quake survivors living outdoors as death toll hits 105

Tremors continued to rattle the island, including a 5.5 magnitude one around 2 am on Monday. Indonesian authorities said Monday that rescuers still haven't reached some devastated parts of the tourist island ...More..

First Alert Weather Day Wednesday: Isolated Severe Storms Possible
by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

First Alert Weather Day Wednesday: Isolated Severe Storms Possible

Greater Sudbury's summer of severe weather continues today, as Environment Canada has issued a severe thunderstorm watch. Environment Canada has issued severe thunderstorm warnings and watches for parts of ...More..

Bangladesh criticised for student and media crackdown
by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Bangladesh criticised for student and media crackdown

Students have been protesting for safer roads in Bangladesh after two children were killed by a speeding bus on July 29. The accident took place when two buses were racing to pick up passengers on Dhaka's ...More..

by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Rick Gates Denies Embezzling Money From Manafort’s Company To Finance Affair

During the testimony, Manafort did not stare Gates down as he did Monday. Gates also provided the first witness testimony that overlaps with Donald Trump's presidential campaign. Gates was Manafort's right-ha...More..

Pro-Assad media blames Israel's Mossad for assassination of chemical weapons chief
by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Pro-Assad media blames Israel's Mossad for assassination of chemical weapons chief

However, citing a senior official from a Middle Eastern intelligence agency, the Times reports that the bomb was actually planted by Mossad, the Israeli intelligence service. Israeli Intelligence Minister Yis...More..

Polls close in OH as elections in 5 states wrap up
by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Polls close in OH as elections in 5 states wrap up

Trump also endorsed Kansas gubernatorial candidate Kris Kobach , and Tuesday's GOP gubernatorial primary results in the Sunflower State will be another test of how much GOP primary voters value Trump's endorse...More..

Ky. Sen. Rand Paul invites Russian lawmakers to Washington
by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Ky. Sen. Rand Paul invites Russian lawmakers to Washington

Paul was expected to meet Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov during his visit. Sen. Paul defended Trump's meeting with Putin amid backlash from Democrats, establishment Republicans, and the main...More..

Conservative chairman Brandon Lewis asks Boris Johnson to apologise for burka comments
by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Conservative chairman Brandon Lewis asks Boris Johnson to apologise for burka comments

And he said "it is absolutely ridiculous that people should choose to go around looking like letter boxes". He has been criticised by Labour MPs, some Tories and Muslim groups, who said the party was not doin...More..

DC Metro scraps idea for separate trains during 'Unite The Right' rally
by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

DC Metro scraps idea for separate trains during 'Unite The Right' rally

Evans had said that Metro was simply exploring every option to prevent violence between rally participants and counterprotesters. One day after causing a stir with its largest union, Metro is tracking back on...More..

by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

US finalises next China tariff list targeting US$16 billion in imports

The latest list brings the total Chinese imports that face a 25 percent tariff to about $50 billion in a rapidly escalating trade war that could eventually slap duties on all goods traded between the world's ...More..

Black SUV was seen circling neighborhood where Mollie Tibbetts vanished
by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Black SUV was seen circling neighborhood where Mollie Tibbetts vanished

Authorities on Sunday said they've been following up on "hundreds" of leads in the case. Farmer insists he has nothing to do with the 20-year-old student's disappearance; Matt Finn reports from Brooklyn , ...More..

by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Hail at Colorado Springs Zoo Injures 8 People, Kills 3 Animals

A duck and a vulture were killed at the zoo by the hail storm. Cape vulture numbers have declined as much as 90 per cent in three generations, vulture conservation group VulPro said a year ago. Softball-size ha...More..

Foreign affairs minister 'very keen' to quickly wrap up NAFTA negotiations
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Foreign affairs minister 'very keen' to quickly wrap up NAFTA negotiations

Mexico's economy minister said on Friday that Mexico and the United States could overcome key stumbling blocks standing in the way of a new NAFTA deal next week, adding that Canada would likely soon rejoin...More..

Wildfires the size of Los Angeles may be California's worst
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Wildfires the size of Los Angeles may be California's worst

Scott McLean, a spokesman for the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection told us, it's the hot and dry conditions taking place earlier in the year that are leading to the extreme fires. North...More..

Acting President Osinbajo sacks DSS Boss Lawal Daura
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Acting President Osinbajo sacks DSS Boss Lawal Daura

Several of the lawmakers, mostly from the opposition party, posted images and videos of the blockade, which happened early Tuesday morning. "The former Vice President gives his utmost support to this action"....More..

Germany: Security precautions lifted at Frankfurt Airport
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Germany: Security precautions lifted at Frankfurt Airport

The authorities added, "The reason for the police measures is the reference to the unauthorised access of at least one person to the security area". Police did not clarify what had triggered the positive expl...More..

Two elderly men went missing
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Two elderly men went missing

According to the German news service Deutsche Welle , the nursing home alerted police after they noticed the two men were missing. Police later discovered the men "disoriented and dazed"- at a heavy metal festi...More..

Rick Gates testifies he committed crimes while working for Paul Manafort
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Rick Gates testifies he committed crimes while working for Paul Manafort

Prosecutors summoned Gates, described by witnesses as Manafort's "right-hand man", to give jurors the direct account of a co-conspirator they say carried out an elaborate offshore tax-evasion and fraud scheme o...More..

PTI officially names Imran Khan as PM candidate
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

PTI officially names Imran Khan as PM candidate

After the inclusion of independent candidates, the total number of PTI seats in the National Assembly has reached 125, said Chaudhry. "We request the CJP to take notice of this inappropriate delay", he added....More..

Karunanidhi, Indian political icon, dies at 94
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Karunanidhi, Indian political icon, dies at 94

Later, on July 31 the hospital indicated that Karunanidhi may have to have an extended stay at the hospital due to age-related overall decline in his general health, altered liver function and haematological ...More..

Syrian conflict: Government scientist killed in blast
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Syrian conflict: Government scientist killed in blast

Aziz Asber, the head of the Scientific Research Centre in Syria's central province of Hama, has been assassinated, according to activists and pro-government reports. The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chem...More..

Did Saudi Arabia Just Threaten Another 9/11 Attack on Canada? Well, Kinda
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Did Saudi Arabia Just Threaten Another 9/11 Attack on Canada? Well, Kinda

Amid a diplomatic spat between Saudi Arabia and Canada, a pro-government Saudi Twitter account shared - and then deleted - a digitally altered image that appeared to show a plane flying toward the skyline of To...More..

Germany jails couple for pimping young son online
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Germany jails couple for pimping young son online

The couple, who identified only as Berrin T and Christian L, lived in the town of Staufen near Freiburg, Germany, and were paid up to €10,000 (£8,950) a time to abuse their son. Video footage catalogued the hor...More..

Video Captures Shark Breaching Under Research Boat 06 August 2018
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Video Captures Shark Breaching Under Research Boat 06 August 2018

Atlantic White Shark Conservancy experts said exact population of these sharks in U.S. waters was unknown, "but the species is thought to be rare". According to the Boston Globe , the video shows biologist ...More..