Taxi runs into crowd in central Moscow, injuring eight

Moscow police say the driver lost control of the vehicle, while sources say he also may have been drunk. This report will be updated. The fans were reportedly from Mexico, who were in the city ahead of their opening match with Germany on Sunday... More..

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Wisconsin woman recruiting for ISIS on social media arrested
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Wisconsin woman recruiting for ISIS on social media arrested

The FBI said it found that Dais had maintained multiple accounts on Facebook, Twitter and email, all containing what prosecutors described as a "virtual library of instructions on how to make bombs, biological ...More..

Father's Day weekend will be dangerously hot, meteorologists warn
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Father's Day weekend will be dangerously hot, meteorologists warn

With record high temperatures and dew points in the 70s, risky heat index values in excess of 105 degrees are expected Sunday . Friday and Saturday in the Omaha area are forecast to be breezy, sunny and ...More..

2,000 families separated at U.S. border in six weeks
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

2,000 families separated at U.S. border in six weeks

The new controversial procedure, implemented by the Trump administration, is part of Attorney General Jeff Sessions' self-described "zero tolerance" policy aimed at further limiting illegal entries into the...More..

2nd Kansas sheriff's deputy dies after shooting
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

2nd Kansas sheriff's deputy dies after shooting

The two had a combined 20 years of service for the sheriff's department in Wyandotte County. Rohrer died shortly after arriving at the hospital, while King, who initially arrived at the hospital in critical c...More..

Lawsuit: Harvard Ranks Asian-American Applicants as Less Likable
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Lawsuit: Harvard Ranks Asian-American Applicants as Less Likable

Attorneys for Harvard called the internal review "incomplete, preliminary and based on limited inputs". Lieu, who was born in Tawain and immigrated to the U.S.as a child, did not take kindly to the findings r...More..

AG Underwood sues Trump Foundation, Trump family members for
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

AG Underwood sues Trump Foundation, Trump family members for "persistent illegal conduct"

The suit seeks restitution of $2.8 million and the shutdown of the foundation, as well as a ten-year ban on Trump serving on the board of any other ny charity. Trump made a similar claim that he wouldn't settl...More..

'Devastating': Glasgow School of Art up in flames again
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

'Devastating': Glasgow School of Art up in flames again

Firefighters remain on the scene of the recently restored Mackintosh building, attempting to tackle the blaze which reportedly spread in just minutes at about 11.30pm in Glasgow , Scotland . Officials said th...More..

Aussie troops flew Nazi flag while on deployment
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Aussie troops flew Nazi flag while on deployment

Australian soldiers flew a Nazi swastika flag over their jeep during an operation in Afghanistan , an investigation has revealed. AUSTRALIAN troops were photographed flying a Nazi flag while on duty i...More..

Silence, tears and messages of hope on Grenfell anniversary
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Silence, tears and messages of hope on Grenfell anniversary

Campaigners want some arrests from an ongoing investigation, as well as a ban on the cladding that helped spread the blaze. Mr Lammy appealed for the quest for justice to be renewed, saying: "Justice, answers...More..

Seoul welcomes Trump's plan to have phone conversation with Kim Jong
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Seoul welcomes Trump's plan to have phone conversation with Kim Jong

During the summit, Kim and Trump exchanged views on the situation in Korea. "Hey, he's the head of a country, and he's the strong head - he speaks and his people sit up at attention". "I have solved that prob...More..

White House Press Secretary Confronted over Family Separations
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

White House Press Secretary Confronted over Family Separations

The group backed down from that effort on Tuesday after Ryan convinced members that it would be harmful for the GOP-controlled House to pass an immigration bill supported mostly by Democrats. "The outrage and...More..

by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Pakistan Taliban leader Mullah Fazlullah killed in USA strike, official says

An Afghan Defense Ministry spokesman (Mohammad Radmanish) also confirmed to VOA that a USA drone strike killed Fazlullah. "US forces conducted a counterterrorism strike, June 13, in Kunar province, close to...More..

Watchdog faults James Comey over 2016 Clinton probe, but says no bias
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Watchdog faults James Comey over 2016 Clinton probe, but says no bias

Trump has expressed great interest in the inspector general's report , as well as some scepticism it might not be as damning as he hoped. His aide told investigators that Comey routinely deleted all emails fro...More..

Potato board keeping eye Senate farm bill, hoping programs stay intact
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Potato board keeping eye Senate farm bill, hoping programs stay intact

U.S. Senator Deb Fischer (R-Neb.), a member of the committee and the chairman of the Livestock Subcommittee, voted in favor of advancing the bill. Klobuchar said. · Strengthened export opportunities will cont...More..

Drone kills Taliban leader who ordered Malala Yousafzai’s murder
by | Saturday, June 16, 2018

Drone kills Taliban leader who ordered Malala Yousafzai’s murder

Mohammad Radmanish told CNN that Mullah Fazlullah, who led the TTP from 2013, was killed in the U.S. strike on Wednesday (June 13). Mullah Fazlullah was elected to lead the Pakistani Taliban in 2013 after t...More..

Hoax tweet adds to German government tensions
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Hoax tweet adds to German government tensions

At a four-hour meeting, lawmakers from the CSU backed Seehofer and said he might even defy Merkel by going ahead with his plan next week without her agreement. The disagreement between Angela Merkel's Christi...More..

Court orders Spain king's brother-in-law to jail in five days
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Court orders Spain king's brother-in-law to jail in five days

A Spanish court has given the king's brother-in-law, five days to report to jail after he lost his appeal against a graft conviction and prison sentence, a judicial source said Wednesday. The Supreme Court also...More..

North Korea's many nuclear sites an obstacle for US
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

North Korea's many nuclear sites an obstacle for US

US President Donald Trump and his North Korean counterpart Kim Jong-un are meeting in Singapore on Tuesday - the first-ever face-to-face encounter between a sitting US President and a North Korean leader. IAEA ...More..

Stephen Colbert slams Jeff Sessions for citing Bible in border policy
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Stephen Colbert slams Jeff Sessions for citing Bible in border policy

Sanders accused Karem of trying to gain more time on television. Therefore love is the fulfillment of the law.' I'm not surprised Sessions didn't read the whole thing. The chapter itself can be interpreted in...More..

by | Friday, June 15, 2018

President Trump praises Kim and says he’s ‘solved’ problems with North Korea

Watchdog groups and the United States government have slammed Kim for leading a murderous regime rife with human-rights violations, including executions and starvations. Mueller is investigating whether Trump...More..

Paul Manafort jailed before trial over Russia's role in election
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Paul Manafort jailed before trial over Russia's role in election

That was enough for the judge to revoke his bail and lock him up until his trial in July. President Donald Trump 's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort will ask a federal judge on Friday if he could rem...More..

by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Ryan Says Legislation Needed To Stop Family Separation At The Border

Republicans have produced a hard-right immigration measure and a separate package negotiated by the party's battling moderates and conservatives. The fate of that measure and another backed by a significant b...More..

Trump's former lawyer seeks restraining order against Avenatti
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Trump's former lawyer seeks restraining order against Avenatti

In the court document filed Thursday , Cohen's lawyers argue that Avenatti is motivated by a "seemingly unquenchable thirst for publicity" and say his actions could hinder Cohen's chances of getting a fair tr...More..

by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Eurydice Dixon’s last gig revealed as grief turns to fury

Eurydice Dixon was a wonderful young woman and a very amusing comic, loved by many. Comedian Nicky Barry said Dixon was a "joyous and independent spirit" who was dearly loved by those who met her. Go out wit...More..

Secretary Of State Pompeo Visits China, Japan, South Korea After Summit
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Secretary Of State Pompeo Visits China, Japan, South Korea After Summit

North Korean state media has released video of President Trump returning the salute of a North Korean general at the Singapore summit. North Koreans are getting a new look at President Donald Trump . The ...More..

by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Pakistan Taliban chief Mullah Fazlullah killed in U.S. drone strike

When Ms Yousafzai publicly challenged the Taliban's stance in Swat, Fazlullah ordered the 15-year-old be killed, though she survived and went on to be awarded the Nobel peace prize. Yousafzai was gravely wounde...More..

by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Government - rebel peace talks break down

The Prime Minister is facing the biggest parliamentary bust-up yet on her flagship Brexit legislation after a compromise created to keep critics in her own party on board was denounced as "unacceptable" by Tory...More..

Spain king's brother-in-law loses appeal, gets 5 years for graft
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Spain king's brother-in-law loses appeal, gets 5 years for graft

Inaki Urdangarin , who lives with Princess Cristina and their four children in Switzerland , appeared before a court in Palma de Mallorca in the Balearic Islands on Wednesday to be notified of the decision. Th...More..

by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Pakistan Taliban leader Mullah Fazlullah killed in US strike, official says

The US military said it had carried out a strike in the region, targeting a senior militant figure, but did not confirm whether Fazlullah was killed. The United States State Department in March fixed a price ...More..