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Tillerson Not Using $80M to Fight ISIS, Russian Propaganda

Tillerson Not Using $80M to Fight ISIS, Russian Propaganda USA intelligence agencies have formally accused Moscow of meddling in the 2016 presidential election to help Trump. President Donald Trump's administration has said all options are on the table in dealing with North Korea, including military ones. [Full Article...]

More IT raids underway at locations connected with K'taka Min. Shivakumar

More IT raids underway at locations connected with K'taka Min. Shivakumar He said only the minister, who had "parked himself" at the resort, was picked up from there for questioning. BJP uses raids against people who raise voice against it, said Siddaramaiah. Patil said:"If my initials are there in the diary, let them take action". Congress MLAs from Gujarat have beeen staying at Eagleton Resort since July 28 as per the plan of Congress leadership who have accused... [Full Article...]

Attack on Shi'ite mosque in Afghan city kills more than 20

Attack on Shi'ite mosque in Afghan city kills more than 20 No further details have been provided by the outlet so far. Local officials say that the death toll is expected to rise. No one immediately took responsibility for the attack. Dozens of local residents, who are mostly Shiites, attacked the police station pelting it with stones and setting it on fire, said Farhad. It is believed the attack was a suicide bombing. [Full Article...]

US Blacklists the President of Venezuela as a Specially Designated National (SDN)

US Blacklists the President of Venezuela as a Specially Designated National (SDN) In a move to temper any momentum for the opposition, government agents seized two opposition leaders from their homes, where they had already been on house arrest, during overnight raids, according to their families. According to him, the decisions of Washington emphasize "the helplessness, the despair, his hatred" after the vote of Sunday. Direct economic sanctions against Maduro, among t... [Full Article...]

Gunmen Dead and Many Injured in Shooting At Moscow Court

Gunmen Dead and Many Injured in Shooting At Moscow Court One of the defendants tried to strangle one of the guards, and the defendants managed to escape and seized the guards' weapons, the investigative body said in a statement. She said that she saw a wounded female guard who's "face was all bloody". Russian police officers and a man stand outside the Moscow Regional Court building outside Moscow after a shooting on August 1, 2017. [Full Article...]

United States sanctions needed to overcome crisis in Ukraine - German Foreign Ministry

United States sanctions needed to overcome crisis in Ukraine - German Foreign Ministry German Minister for Economics Brigitte Zypries on Monday renewed her criticism of planned USA sanctions against Russian Federation, saying the measures "were quite simply contrary to worldwide law". sanctions against European companies", Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel told Der Spiegel on Friday. Now this document titled "Countering America's Adversaries Through Sanctions Act" will be submitte... [Full Article...]

Younis Khan says yet to receive prize money announced by Nawaz Sharif

Younis Khan says yet to receive prize money announced by Nawaz Sharif Lalit Mansingh, who was foreign secretary from 1999-2000, too said political instability in Pakistan will further embolden the army and in such a scenario, it will more aggressively push terror activities against India. Pakistan's Supreme Court on Friday had disqualified Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in the Panama Papers scandal after an investigative panel concluded his family's assets exceeded the... [Full Article...]

China's State Media Slams Trump's 'Emotional Venting' on Twitter

China's State Media Slams Trump's 'Emotional Venting' on Twitter President Donald Trump shares a laugh with (clockwise from left) Ms.Seema Verma, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Secretary Tom Price, U.S. If China does not change its posture, the USA should take clear and firm action to seek to ensure China's cooperation. Schumer called on Trump to use the inter-agency committee "to suspend the approval of all mergers and acq... [Full Article...]

Senate Democrats offer Republicans help on tax reform - with conditions

Senate Democrats offer Republicans help on tax reform - with conditions The reconciliation technique, which depends on passing a fiscal 2018 budget and is laden with rules and protocols that Short likened to "threading a needle", could be bypassed if eight Senate Democrats facing tough re-election bids next year made a decision to join their Republican colleagues to cut individual and corporate tax rates and eliminate what Mnuchin described as "huge" deductions. [Full Article...]

At least 6 people injured when van plows into LA crowd

At least 6 people injured when van plows into LA crowd C. Barlow said. Bystanders detained him less than a block away. According to Barlow, the as yet unidentified man was arrested on suspicion of felony hit-and-run . Some people were lying with broken limbs, while another bled profusely from his head under pieces of furniture and fencing. Officials say a white van ran a red light and hurled into a group of diners in the L.A. [Full Article...]

Free movement of European Union citizens to Britain to end in March 2019

Free movement of European Union citizens to Britain to end in March 2019 Free movement will end in March 2019, we've published proposals on citizens' rights. Hammond said that tax raised as a percentage of the British economy "puts us right in the middle" of European countries, and said 'we don't want that to change, even after we've left the EU'. [Full Article...]

Danilo Gallinari fractures thumb while punching an opponent during global friendly

Danilo Gallinari fractures thumb while punching an opponent during global friendly As if getting into a fight in a friendly wasn't too over the top, a hospital visit was also needed because of the punch. However, most fans only read the "fracture" and "hand" part of that tweet and assumed that Gallinari had fractured his hand and would miss extended time. [Full Article...]

United States successfully tests missile-interceptor system

United States successfully tests missile-interceptor system It said this was the 15th successful intercept in 15 tests for the weapons system known as THAAD , which stands for Terminal High Altitude Area Defense. It was sacked by an Air Force Plane and intercepted by the defense system. Sunday's test was the second successful test of the THAAD anti-missile system this month. [Full Article...]

Sri Lanka, China sign deal to develop Hambantota Port

Sri Lanka, China sign deal to develop Hambantota Port The document was signed between the government-run Sri Lanka Ports Authority and the state-run China Merchants Port Holding Co.in the capital, Colombo , in the presence of senior government officials from Sri Lanka and China. Under the 99-year lease agreement, CMPort is to invest up to United States dollars 1.1 billion in the port and marine-related activities. The port, built with a Chinese lo... [Full Article...]

US, Overseas Airlines Enhance Foreign Airport Security

US, Overseas Airlines Enhance Foreign Airport Security The announcement of the end of the laptop ban comes on the heels of new restrictions for US -bound flights from Canada and Mexico . In fact, he says, homeland security experts here built their own device with explosives hidden inside. The requirements affect 2,000 commercial flights a day from 280 airports. "The quick and decisive action taken by airlines, nations, and stakeholders are a te... [Full Article...]

OH woman calls 911 after recently rescued boa constrictor bites her face

OH woman calls 911 after recently rescued boa constrictor bites her face The unnamed woman was transported to the hospital, but her injuries from the snake were non-life-threatening. The shocked dispatcher asked her to clarify what she had on her face and the woman repeated, " Boa constrictor ". He's got my nose". Two were boas; the rest are ball pythons. "Please hurry", the frightened woman, who has not been identified, is heard telling the 911 dispatcher. [Full Article...]

McCain calls on both parties to work together

McCain calls on both parties to work together President Donald Trump insists he's said all along that Congress should let the Affordable Care Act "implode", then replace it. After all, McCain had the stature and personal story (his recent cancer diagnosis) to cast a "no" vote when others couldn't. [Full Article...]

NI Weather: Bright spells, scattered showers

NI Weather: Bright spells, scattered showers So by Thursday , showers and thunderstorms become more likely and more widespread. Somewhat cooler, with highs in the low to mid 80s. On Sunday , expect a 30 percent chance of showers in the morning, increasing to a 50 percent chance with added thunderstorms after 9 a.m. [Full Article...]

USA says Iran rocket test breaches United Nations resolution

USA says Iran rocket test breaches United Nations resolution According to Iranian state television, the rocket launched into space Thursday can carry a 550-pound payload. The Simorgh satellite carrier would be able to put satellites weighing as much as 250 kg at an orbit about 500 km above the Earth's surface, according to Tasnim news agency. [Full Article...]

Senate Vote On Clean ACA Repeal Falls Flat

Senate Vote On Clean ACA Repeal Falls Flat Republicans were disappointed in the defeat, but Obama was thrilled that his landmark legislation has so far stood the test of time and praised the efforts of those who helped stop the repeal. Just prior to the procedural vote, Republican Sen. In addition, the attacks on Medicaid and health insurance subsidies for working Americans will continue in various forms as federal funding and tax bills ... [Full Article...]


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