Trump signs $716 bn defence bill into law to authorise military spending

China has condemned US President Donald Trump for signing an act committing to stronger military backup to Taiwan and placing Chinese companies under closer scrutiny, saying that the move will damage the countries' ties. The NDAA also authorizes... More..

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Shooting Reported At Pa. Walmart, Police Say 2 People In Custody
by | Thursday, August 16, 2018

Shooting Reported At Pa. Walmart, Police Say 2 People In Custody

Five people were injured when a gunman opened fire inside a crowded Walmart in Pennsylvania. The pair ran into a police vehicle and were taken to hospitals along with two officers. "I apologize to all the off...More..

George Koh shown wielding knife moments before Harry Uzoka murder
by | Wednesday, August 15, 2018

George Koh shown wielding knife moments before Harry Uzoka murder

Uzoka - who was referred to at Koh's trial in Britain as "the country's most famous black model, " working for such brands as Mercedes and Zara - agreed to meet Koh outside Uzoka's London home January 11, the ...More..

Seven Police Killed In Kabul-Kandahar Highway Attack
by | Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Seven Police Killed In Kabul-Kandahar Highway Attack

There have been signs that diplomatic efforts to kick-start negotiations are bearing fruit. Earlier on Wednesday, local officials said at least nine policemen and 35 soldiers were killed in an attack on their...More..

Air quality alert issued for northwest Montana
by | Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Air quality alert issued for northwest Montana

Continued fire activity from the Carr, Mendocino Complex, and OR fires continue to send smoke into the area. A special air quality statement , issued by Environment Canada Wednesday afternoon, says the smoke...More..

Nebraska executes double killer with new fentanyl cocktail
by | Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Nebraska executes double killer with new fentanyl cocktail

In the execution chamber, Moore was strapped to a gurney and turned his head toward the three people and member of the clergy he invited as witnesses and several times mouthed "I love you". Prince, the late m...More..

Fraser Anning: Bob Katter backs senator's 'racist' maiden speech
by | Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Fraser Anning: Bob Katter backs senator's 'racist' maiden speech

An Australian politician was widely condemned Wednesday after demanding "a final solution " to immigration and calling for a return to the White Australia policy that favored "European Christians". "We as a ...More..

Gaganyaan mission to take Indian astronaut to space by 2022: PM Modi
by | Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Gaganyaan mission to take Indian astronaut to space by 2022: PM Modi

In his radio address "Mann Ki Baat" before last Independence Day, Modi said he had received letters from people complaining that his Independence Day speeches were "a little too long" and promised to make a s...More..

Paul Manafort's Defense Team Rests Without Calling Witnesses
by | Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Paul Manafort's Defense Team Rests Without Calling Witnesses

Trump has distanced himself from Manafort, who led the campaign from May to August 2016 with Gates at his side. The prosecution's final witness on Monday, a Treasury Department agent, testified that Manafor...More..

USA priests in Pennsylvania 'abused thousands of children'
by | Wednesday, August 15, 2018

USA priests in Pennsylvania 'abused thousands of children'

At nearly 900 pages, the exhaustive report details methods by leaders of the dioceses to insulate accused members of the church from outside prosecution and judgment - employing the same strategies uncovered ...More..

Yemenis hold funeral for children killed in Saudi airstrike
by | Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Yemenis hold funeral for children killed in Saudi airstrike

The Iran-backed militia are misusing the bad conditions of families in Yemen and luring, according to Yemeni human rights organizations, Malki told Sky News Arabia, asserting that the coalition is working o...More..

Videos show the shocking aftermath of the Genoa bridge collapse
by | Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Videos show the shocking aftermath of the Genoa bridge collapse

The Italy built in the 1950s and 1960s is in urgent need of renovation. Deputy prime minister Matteo Salvini, the highest-profile politician in Italy's government, said the country needed to figure out the "n...More..

Defense Secretary Mattis Defends Reversal on Proposed Space Force
by | Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Defense Secretary Mattis Defends Reversal on Proposed Space Force

After this, the Russian embassy in the USA mocked President Trump by making a tweet of their own, with their very own " Space Force " logo. However, to create something like this from trump and Pence will n...More..

by | Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Air Quality Advisory for Metro Vancouver, Fraser Valley

That means everyone is advised to limit time outdoors and avoid strenuous activities, both outdoors and indoors. The bad air was just the latest in a long summer of poor air quality for southwest Oregon. Red ...More..

Prosecutors Conclude Arguments Against Paul Manafort In Bank And Tax Fraud Trial
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Prosecutors Conclude Arguments Against Paul Manafort In Bank And Tax Fraud Trial

The defense said Manafort didn't fill out the loan applications, which incorrectly listed his company's profit at $4.4 million in 2015 even though multiple witnesses testified it made less than $400,000 the ...More..

Westminster vehicle crash being treated as terror attack
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Westminster vehicle crash being treated as terror attack

Armed officers from Scotland Yard were instantly at the scene and one man has been arrested. London's Ambulance Service said it treated two people for injuries at the scene and they had been taken to hosp...More..

Melbourne dethroned as the most liveable city in the world
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Melbourne dethroned as the most liveable city in the world

Melbourne's unseating isn't the only noticeable shift after years of very little change among the highest ranks. Osaka stands out especially, having climbed six positions, to third place, over the past six m...More..

Defendants arrested at New Mexico compound to be released
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Defendants arrested at New Mexico compound to be released

Five adults have been arrested on charges of abusing the children - charges they have denied. The five suspects, who had established a communal living arrangement with their children in the high-desert compou...More..

Italy highway collapse in Genoa traps cars under rubble
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Italy highway collapse in Genoa traps cars under rubble

The bridge is part of the A10 toll road which runs into the port city. Rome: A motorway bridge collapsed on Tuesday over the northern Italian port city of Genoa in what the transport minister said was likel...More..

Italy Demands UK Take 140 Illegals Picked up by NGO Boat
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Italy Demands UK Take 140 Illegals Picked up by NGO Boat

The ship is now in global waters waiting to be given the go-ahead to land in the nearest European country. On Saturday, he said the Gibraltar-flagged Aquarius would "never see an Italian port" again. The ...More..

Vehicle crashes into security barriers outside UK Houses of Parliament
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Vehicle crashes into security barriers outside UK Houses of Parliament

He said: "Basically I've seen a man driving a vehicle, and he's gone into one of the bollards". UK Metropolitan Police have not said why the man was arrested. MI5's headquarters is also nearby, on Millbank. ...More..

Concourt expected to decide Shaun Abrahams’ fate today
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Concourt expected to decide Shaun Abrahams’ fate today

The Constitutional Court reserved judgment on an application to confirm two High Court orders, which declared that Abraham's appointment was invalid. While all of this was going on, Casac applied for an injun...More..

100 security men, 20 civilians die in Afghan Taliban offensive
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

100 security men, 20 civilians die in Afghan Taliban offensive

United States forces launched airstrikes on August 10 to counter a major Taliban assault on an Afghan provincial capital, where terrified residents cowered in their homes amid explosions and gunfire as security...More..

Trump tightrope walk before rally
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Trump tightrope walk before rally

Washington moved on. GOP leaders who harshly criticized the president at the time still largely back his agenda, well aware that polling shows there was no sustained damage to Trump's popularity among the part...More..

by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Omarosa Releases Tape Of Call With Trump

Both also apparently include clauses prohibiting signers from engaging in any media appearances about Trump without the campaign's permission, something she has done at least a half-dozen times since Friday. Ma...More..

Pres. Trump signs bill named for Sen. McCain, doesn't mention him
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Pres. Trump signs bill named for Sen. McCain, doesn't mention him

The bill weakens a bid to clamp down on Chinese telecom company ZTE. "The National Defense Authorization Act is the most significant investment in our military and our war fighters in modern history", Trump s...More..

U.S. man flies plane into his home after fight with wife
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

U.S. man flies plane into his home after fight with wife

The crash occurred at a home near 600 East Canyon Road near the mouth of Payson Canyon at 2:38 a.m. Deputies confirmed the pilot, 47-year-old Duane Youd , died in the crash. Sandoval said she didn't know if ...More..

How Bin Salman’s Attack On Canada Is Harming The Saudi Economy
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

How Bin Salman’s Attack On Canada Is Harming The Saudi Economy

Tensions have been high between Canada and Saudi Arabia since Monday when Riyadh expelled Canada's ambassador, recalled its own envoy and froze all new trade and investments. The dispute erupted when Canadian F...More..

UK Labour leader under fire over Palestinian wreath-laying
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

UK Labour leader under fire over Palestinian wreath-laying

Jeremy Corbyn said he didn't "think" he was "actually involved" in a wreath-laying for Palestinian terrorists, as calls are made for urgent clarification and an apology. Home Secretary Sajid Javid earlier sugg...More..

Jim 'The Anvil' Neidhart Passes Away, World Of Wrestling Reacts
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Jim 'The Anvil' Neidhart Passes Away, World Of Wrestling Reacts

Neidhart was the father of " Monday Night Raw " superstar and veteran women's wrestler Natalya and brother-in-law to the legendary Bret and Owen Hart . In the early 1980s, Neidhart moved to the World Wrestli...More..