Amidst trade war, 'Made in China' flags for Trump's 2020 poll campaign

China has promised to respond with additional tariffs on USA goods. China's tariff actions in response took effect at 12:01 p.m.in Beijing, state news agency Xinhua reported, citing an unidentified official from the General Administration of Cust... More..

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Boston woman's leg trapped by subway
by | Sunday, July 08, 2018

Boston woman's leg trapped by subway

This case is "one you might expect to see in an impoverished country" and suggests "far too many of America's politicians have placed too little value on the well-being of its citizens", the board writes, cit...More..

by | Sunday, July 08, 2018

Remember That Nasty Trump-Warren 'Pocahontas' Feud? It's Back

Similar to his tirade against Barack Obama over his birthplace, Trump holds a unusual obsession with Warren's claim that she's part Native American. Elizabeth Warren and the #MeToo movement on Thursday. "I ju...More..

Southgate hits back at claim England squad are 'spoilt'
by | Sunday, July 08, 2018

Southgate hits back at claim England squad are 'spoilt'

The 25-year-old produced a superb display for the Three Lions, as Gareth Southgate's side won 2-0 to book their place in the semi-finals of the prestigious competition. "We were composed, we controlled the ga...More..

United States soldier killed in ‘apparent insider attack’ in Afghanistan
by | Sunday, July 08, 2018

United States soldier killed in ‘apparent insider attack’ in Afghanistan

The name of the fallen service member will be released 24 hours after family notification has taken place in keeping with Defense Department policy, according to the release. In that incident, a Romanian NATO s...More..

An Inhospitable Summer for Alan Dershowitz on Liberal Martha's Vineyard
by | Sunday, July 08, 2018

An Inhospitable Summer for Alan Dershowitz on Liberal Martha's Vineyard

These childish efforts to shun me because I refused to change my position on civil liberties that I have kept for half a century discourages vibrant debate and may dissuade other civil libertarians from a...More..

Merkel and Orban clash over migrant policy amid European Union divisions
by | Sunday, July 08, 2018

Merkel and Orban clash over migrant policy amid European Union divisions

The two sides were already at odds over Trump's increased tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from the E-U. European Union tariffs on jeans, peanut butter and other U.S. Continental was 2.5 percent higher. ...More..

Ted Cruz wants to pick Donald Trump’s second Supreme Court nominee
by | Sunday, July 08, 2018

Ted Cruz wants to pick Donald Trump’s second Supreme Court nominee

Pence met in person with Kethledge and Barrett while he was vacationing in IN earlier this week and met with Kavanaugh at the Naval Observatory on Wednesday, said a person familiar with the process who was no...More..

Former Fox News executive joins Trump staff
by | Sunday, July 08, 2018

Former Fox News executive joins Trump staff

His departure came during a scandal that led to the ouster of Fox News Chairman Roger Ailes and top-rated news host Bill O'Reilly. While President Donald Trump's appointment of former Fox News execu...More..

Cal Fire: One killed in Klamathon Fire burning in Siskiyou County
by | Sunday, July 08, 2018

Cal Fire: One killed in Klamathon Fire burning in Siskiyou County

Fire bans have also been enacted by many counties. Cal Fire has resources spread out from the OR state line to the Mexico border. The Associated Press reported that it was unclear how numerous destroyed b...More..

French government calls for calm after riots over police killing
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

French government calls for calm after riots over police killing

Eleven people were arrested in Breil and one person was arrested in the Paris suburb of Garges-les-Gonesse where Aboubakar F. grew up. Prime Minister Edouard Philippe condemned the violence and vowed full...More..

Clashes as Israel readies to demolish Bedouin village
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Clashes as Israel readies to demolish Bedouin village

Activists expect the demolition to happen within the next few days. In a statement , the Foreign Ministry also condemned "the start of preparations for demolishing in the Bedouin region of Khan Al-Ahmar in t...More..

North Korea says resolve for denuclearisation may falter but Pompeo lauds progress
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

North Korea says resolve for denuclearisation may falter but Pompeo lauds progress

Pompeo has the crucial task of dispelling growing scepticism over how seriously Kim is about giving up his nuclear arsenal and translate the upbeat rhetoric following the first meeting between leaders of the ...More..

At least 49 killed, 48 missing as torrential rain pounds Japan
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

At least 49 killed, 48 missing as torrential rain pounds Japan

Rescue workers are seen next to houses damaged by a landslide following heavy rain in Kitakyushu, southwestern Japan , in this photo taken by Kyodo July 6, 2018. Among the dead were a man who fell from a bridg...More..

Mother Teresa Charity Employees Arrested For Allegedly Selling Babies In India
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Mother Teresa Charity Employees Arrested For Allegedly Selling Babies In India

The social welfare department grants licence to a shelter under provisions of the Juvenile Justice (Child Care and Protection) Act, 2000. Sources in the child welfare panel said there were discrepancies in th...More..

by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Pompeo insists North Korea talks 'very productive'

Pompeo and Kim Yong Chol, dictator Kim Jong Un's top adviser and North Korea's former spy chief, exchanged pleasantries before the second meeting between the two countries. Speaking as Pompeo arrived in Tokyo...More..

Dead, Homes Destroyed As Klamathon Fire Rages Out Of Control
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Dead, Homes Destroyed As Klamathon Fire Rages Out Of Control

A DC-10 air tanker arrived early Friday to join in the aerial attack of the fire. Officials say that they are concerned people out in those remote areas may have difficulty receiving evacuation notices or new...More..

Irish Water pledges support to drought-stricken farmers
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Irish Water pledges support to drought-stricken farmers

We have also agreed that, where requested, Irish Water will make water supplies available for farmers who wish to use their own tankers to transport water from areas that are not under pressure. It added it i...More..

Council refute Magid Magid's Donald Trump ban
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Council refute Magid Magid's Donald Trump ban

Lord Mayor Magid Magid has banned Trump from entering the British city of Sheffield during his upcoming state visit to the UK. Even so, the city's mayor, Magid Magid, wanted to make something clear to Preside...More..

Officers recount rescue of protester at Statue of Liberty
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Officers recount rescue of protester at Statue of Liberty

The naturalized U.S. citizen from Congo was escorted off the landmark by police on Wednesday, and pleaded not guilty to misdemeanor trespassing and disorderly conduct on Thursday. You know, I explained to her...More..

How Dangerous is New EPA Chief Andrew Wheeler? Very. Here's Why
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

How Dangerous is New EPA Chief Andrew Wheeler? Very. Here's Why

Trump announced that Pruitt's deputy, former coal lobbyist Andrew Wheeler , would take over Monday as acting head of the agency that the president has tasked with dismantling Barack Obama's green legacy. He al...More..

Sven-Goran Eriksson says England are benefitting from playing without
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Sven-Goran Eriksson says England are benefitting from playing without "enormous pressure"

The Swedes were unimpressive in their 1-0 victory over Switzerland, and their squad includes Sunderland flop Ola Toivonen and former Wigan player Andreas Granqvist as regular starters. "But, as a team, the way ...More..

Man who challenged black family’s use of pool loses job
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Man who challenged black family’s use of pool loses job

She accuses him of singling out her and her young son as African-Americans by asking to see her ID. She said he had singled her out because of her skin color. Though she demonstrated her working keycard to ...More..

Former Thai Navy Seal dies trying to rescue boys trapped in cave
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Former Thai Navy Seal dies trying to rescue boys trapped in cave

The massive operation inside and around Tham Luang Nang Non cave suffered its first death yesterday when a former Thai navy SEAL passed out underwater and could not be revived . "We are trained to expect risks...More..

Daraa rebels agree ceasefire, as Syrian regime seizes border crossing
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Daraa rebels agree ceasefire, as Syrian regime seizes border crossing

An Israeli cabinet minister said on Thursday that Israel could fire upon any Syrian forces it deems to be violating the truce deal. Syrian state media said Friday that government forces have reached a vital b...More..

Justin Trudeau addresses claims he groped a woman
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Justin Trudeau addresses claims he groped a woman

The Canadian Prime Minister has faced media scrutiny in recent weeks about what happened at a charity fundraiser in Creston, British Columbia almost 20 years ago. She also asked that her name not be used and th...More..

Video Shows Woman Fall From SUV Into Busy Intersection
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Video Shows Woman Fall From SUV Into Busy Intersection

Police said they wanted to locate the woman to make sure she was safe, in a tweet on Tuesday. They told police they had just left a nearby Walmart. The freakish incident was caught on camera around Monday aft...More..

RCMP make arrest, lay charges in connection with Broncos bus tragedy
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

RCMP make arrest, lay charges in connection with Broncos bus tragedy

He has been charged with 16 counts of risky operation of motorized vehicle causing death and 13 counts of unsafe operation of motor vehicle causing bodily injury. "We've looked at every aspect of the collision,...More..

Trump sent letters to NATO allies demanding increased defense spending
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Trump sent letters to NATO allies demanding increased defense spending

At an acrimonious meeting of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders previous year, he said Europe was not being "fair" to USA taxpayers. Mr Trump, however, has expressed doubts about Nato's utility, branded...More..

Scientists create ‘test-tube rhino’ in hopes of saving dying species
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Scientists create ‘test-tube rhino’ in hopes of saving dying species

Researchers have created embryos from frozen white rhino sperm and eggs from their cousins the southern white rhino, another sub-species that has had its own remarkable bounce-back from the brink of extinction....More..