Normandy Four telephone conversation due in July - Ukraine's president

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in Kyiv on Sunday. Tillerson said sanctions against Russian Federation would remain in place "until Moscow reverses its actions", including the return of the annexed Crimean peninsula. He also served as the U.S. P... More..

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3 children among 9 people shot at gender reveal party near Cincinnati
by | Monday, July 10, 2017

3 children among 9 people shot at gender reveal party near Cincinnati

Police said Garrett was visiting the area, but it's unclear why she was at the party or who she knew there. Based on 911 calls, it appears that two hooded men entered the home and opened fire before fleeing. Th...More..

Rockets pursuing Carmelo Anthony after James Harden extension
by | Monday, July 10, 2017

Rockets pursuing Carmelo Anthony after James Harden extension

ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski and Brian Windhorst reported the extension is worth $170 million over four years. Old CBA rules stated that players couldn't sign contract extensions in consecutive seasons. The n...More..

California Wildfires Prompt Evacuation Calls As Hundreds Of Homes In Danger
by | Monday, July 10, 2017

California Wildfires Prompt Evacuation Calls As Hundreds Of Homes In Danger

It's located near Twitchell Reservoir off Highway 166, near the Santa Barbara County line. A series of 15 large wildfires laid siege to portions of California on Saturday as more than 3,000 firefighters bat...More..

Donald Trump jnr met Kremlin associate in 2016
by | Monday, July 10, 2017

Donald Trump jnr met Kremlin associate in 2016

The New York Times , which first reported the previously undisclosed meeting, says it occurred at Trump Tower on June 9, 2016 - two weeks after Trump clinched the Republican presidential nomination. "Specific...More..

North Korea First Intercontinental Ballistic Missile
by | Monday, July 10, 2017

North Korea First Intercontinental Ballistic Missile

As it turns out, North Korea was right about the missile test, and America wasn't happy with its actions and made a decision to return the favor with a supreme show of force . "This mission clearly demonstra...More..

No tax officer authorised to check GST rollout
by | Sunday, July 09, 2017

No tax officer authorised to check GST rollout

Amid confusions and queries over different rate slabs of GST, Central Board of Excise and Customs ( CBEC ) has launched a mobile app to clear doubts about the different rates of GST. The government says that th...More..

Gov. Jerry Brown Announcing Plans for Climate Change Summit in California
by | Sunday, July 09, 2017

Gov. Jerry Brown Announcing Plans for Climate Change Summit in California

Brown's summons, first reported by The New York Times , follows months of discussions between the governor and United Nations climate officials following the climate conference in Paris, which he attended. New...More..

Mom charged in kids' deaths in country illegally
by | Sunday, July 09, 2017

Mom charged in kids' deaths in country illegally

Thorpe advised Martinez to hire a lawyer or to allow one to be appointed for her. "It doesn't matter what color you are because God loves us all". Police said Martinez has been "cooperative" with investig...More..

Showers, storm chances on the way
by | Sunday, July 09, 2017

Showers, storm chances on the way

Have a great weekend! This is still five days away, so this forecast may be in flux with new model data. We will have dry conditions most of Sunday as highs hit the upper 70s to near 80 degrees. By late ...More..

Florida firefighters to help battle blazes in western states
by | Sunday, July 09, 2017

Florida firefighters to help battle blazes in western states

These prohibitions cover all BC Parks, Crown lands and private lands, but do not apply within the boundaries of a local government that has forest fire prevention bylaws and is serviced by a fire department. pr...More..

Podesta rips 'whack job' Trump after being targeted in tweet
by | Saturday, July 08, 2017

Podesta rips 'whack job' Trump after being targeted in tweet

But Trump appeared to conflate two separate email hacks - one against Podesta's Gmail account and the other of DNC officials. According to The Daily Beast , Trump aides weren't really clear what the presiden...More..

Trump still wants Mexico to pay for border wall
by | Saturday, July 08, 2017

Trump still wants Mexico to pay for border wall

President Donald Trump is still insisting that he wants Mexico to pay for the wall he wants to erect on the U.S. -Mexico border. The meeting comes following Peña Nieto canceling a meeting with Trump that ha...More..

Dispute over travel ban could return to Supreme Court
by | Saturday, July 08, 2017

Dispute over travel ban could return to Supreme Court

A full copy is embedded below. Accordingly, the clarification to the modifications that the parties seek should be more appropriately sought in the Supreme Court. The Trump administration indicated it was celeb...More..

MS Dhoni Turns 36, Twitter Flooded With Birthday Wishes; Fans Trend #HappybirthdayDhoni!
by | Saturday, July 08, 2017

MS Dhoni Turns 36, Twitter Flooded With Birthday Wishes; Fans Trend #HappybirthdayDhoni!

In March 2013, Dhoni became the most successful Indian Test captain when he eclipsed Sourav Ganguly's record of 21 victories from 49 Tests. The fans have showered their love for Dhoni enormously on social media...More..

Target of Man with Knives, Kevlar
by | Saturday, July 08, 2017

Target of Man with Knives, Kevlar

Police say Adames Benitez , 52, was stopped at the atrium of the Manhattan building around 4 p.m. when he asked to see the president's daughter. Police said he appeared to be mentally unstable. Fifty-two-year-...More..

Vince Carter Signs 1-Year, $8 Million Deal With Sacramento Kings
by | Saturday, July 08, 2017

Vince Carter Signs 1-Year, $8 Million Deal With Sacramento Kings

He played a key role in the Grizzlies' 2016-2017 season. He also played (73) and started (15) more games than he did in the previous two Memphis seasons. The high-flying dunk machine ranks 22nd on the all-time ...More..

Guterres:
by | Saturday, July 08, 2017

Guterres: "the Conference is closed", Cyprus talks fail to find agreement

The Greek Cypriots had indicated readiness to make concessions on Turkish Cypriot demands for a rotating presidency, the other key issue. Antonio Guterres, the United Nations secretary-general, told a news ...More..

Dozens killed in brutal Mexico prison fight
by | Saturday, July 08, 2017

Dozens killed in brutal Mexico prison fight

Some of them have already been recovered and sent to a local forensic center. Three more inmates were wounded in the violence, Mr Alvarez said. It also said gunshots had been fired in the maximum-security wing,...More..

Suspicious truck is stopped at gate to Hanscom air base
by | Saturday, July 08, 2017

Suspicious truck is stopped at gate to Hanscom air base

The Massachusetts State Police Bomb Squad has responded and our Air Wing is responding as well. The base immediately announced the closure of the Vandenberg Gate, which is located along on Route 2A, after a...More..

Manchester Police Arrest Man As Part Of Concert Bombing Inquiry
by | Saturday, July 08, 2017

Manchester Police Arrest Man As Part Of Concert Bombing Inquiry

He was detained "on suspicion of offenses contrary to the Terrorism Act", the Greater Manchester Police says. A 19-year-old man is now the only person being held in connection to Britain's investigation into ...More..

Brussels terror raid: 4 bikers from the Kamikaze Riders gang nabbed
by | Friday, July 07, 2017

Brussels terror raid: 4 bikers from the Kamikaze Riders gang nabbed

The pair, named as Akim and Khalid Saouti , were among four people detained in the Brussels suburb of Anderlecht, two of whom were later released. Prosecutors also said they had no information to back up r...More..

18 states sue Betsy DeVos for rescinding student protection rules
by | Friday, July 07, 2017

18 states sue Betsy DeVos for rescinding student protection rules

Nineteen state attorneys general are suing her over the delay saying she's violating federal law by failing to enact the revised protection. Massachusetts, 17 other states and the District of Columbia said...More..

Senate Overrides Rauner's Veto of Illinois Budget Plan, Tax Hike
by | Friday, July 07, 2017

Senate Overrides Rauner's Veto of Illinois Budget Plan, Tax Hike

The Illinois Capitol is on lockdown after a white powdery substance was thrown at the Governor's office. One person was taken into custody, according to Dave Druker, a spokesman for the Secretary of State's o...More..

Russia, Iran, Turkey fail to agree on Syria zones
by | Friday, July 07, 2017

Russia, Iran, Turkey fail to agree on Syria zones

The United States is prepared to discuss with Russian Federation joint efforts to stabilise war-torn Syria, including no-fly zones, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said yesterday. As Russia's " de-esc...More..

Each of us must care about proposed medicaid cuts
by | Friday, July 07, 2017

Each of us must care about proposed medicaid cuts

And why are we spending so much more on health care per capita than other countries while getting such poor results? Remember: grassroots pressure works. Provide a health care system that enables greater acce...More..

White House Ethics Oversight Chief Resigns After Clashes With Trump Administration
by | Friday, July 07, 2017

White House Ethics Oversight Chief Resigns After Clashes With Trump Administration

In his statement about joining the Campaign Legal Center , Shaub said that the federal ethics program needs improving, adding that he plans to push for changes once he's outside of government. "As we sai...More..

United Nations calls on Gov. McAuliffe to halt William Morva's execution
by | Friday, July 07, 2017

United Nations calls on Gov. McAuliffe to halt William Morva's execution

They have asked Governor McAuliffe to commute his sentence, contending a jury that convicted him without knowing the severity of his condition. Eric Sutphin was shot and killed in 2006, after the fatal shoo...More..

European Union and Japan close to agreement on trade deal
by | Friday, July 07, 2017

European Union and Japan close to agreement on trade deal

The agreement, which will lead to the establishment of the EU's largest bilateral trade deal to date, will cover a market of 638 million people, about 28 percent of the global economy. He added that all will de...More..

India Will Resist China's Encroachment but Both Must Adjust to New Realities
by | Friday, July 07, 2017

India Will Resist China's Encroachment but Both Must Adjust to New Realities

China claims that Indian guards crossed into China's Donglang region to obstruct construction, leading to intermittent confrontations between military personnel from the two countries. Beijing has accused New...More..

President Trump talks Russian meddling, North Korea during Poland visit
by | Friday, July 07, 2017

President Trump talks Russian meddling, North Korea during Poland visit

What was the difference in the diverging remarks? Mr. Trump also decried "the steady creep of government bureaucracy that drains the vitality and wealth of the people", citing the value of individual freedom ...More..

by | Friday, July 07, 2017

Frictionless trade impossible if United Kingdom leaves European Union single market, says Barnier

Barnier also warned that, contrary to the hopes of some Brexit supporters in the United Kingdom, "there can be no sector by sector participation in the single market", for instance for the automobile industry...More..

Trump Presses Xi on 'Growing Threat' of North Korea
by | Friday, July 07, 2017

Trump Presses Xi on 'Growing Threat' of North Korea

The provocation apparently continued come inauguration time , when China objected to a delegation from Taiwan led by its ex-premier being allowed to attend and said it would hurt U.S. A few months ago it a...More..

Chinese Nobel Peace laureate Liu's liver function worsens
by | Friday, July 07, 2017

Chinese Nobel Peace laureate Liu's liver function worsens

The hospital where Liu is being treated invited top cancer specialists from the United States, Germany and other countries to see the dissident at the request of his family, said a statement released Wednesda...More..

Facebook Page Of Man Who Killed NYPD Officer Flooded With Hate Messages
by | Friday, July 07, 2017

Facebook Page Of Man Who Killed NYPD Officer Flooded With Hate Messages

A mother of three who lived with her own mother in the Bronx, she felt a calling to help her community, friends said. Bond's vehicle was found with the door open and his body nearby in the area of the Union Str...More..

Konta comforts Vekic after epic Wimbledon battle
by | Thursday, July 06, 2017

Konta comforts Vekic after epic Wimbledon battle

But there is no doubt, after a tense, hard-fought three-set win lasting over three hours that years of attention to the mental side of sport have given her the focus and steel needed to cope with the big occasi...More..

India beats Sri Lanka by 16 runs
by | Thursday, July 06, 2017

India beats Sri Lanka by 16 runs

In most of the matches, about 23 India won. "In terms of bowling, the spinners have been doing well, (against Pakistan) the pacers looked better than the last two games so it depends which wicket we play on...More..

More than 100 shot over violent 4th of July weekend in Chicago
by | Thursday, July 06, 2017

More than 100 shot over violent 4th of July weekend in Chicago

In an email to Fox News, the police department said there were 64 shootings from Friday at 6 p.m.to 11:59 p.m. Tuesday. One of the latest shootings was near East 109th Street and South Eberhart Avenue in the ...More..

US Soldier Killed in Taliban Indirect Fire Attack in Afghanistan
by | Thursday, July 06, 2017

US Soldier Killed in Taliban Indirect Fire Attack in Afghanistan

Kirkpatrick was assigned to the U.S. Army's 1st Armored Division, which is based in Fort Bliss , Texas. There are now about 6,700 American service members training and advising Afghan forces - several hundre...More..

CNN Has The 'Trust' Advantage Over President Trump In A New Poll
by | Thursday, July 06, 2017

CNN Has The 'Trust' Advantage Over President Trump In A New Poll

Some Americans apparently believe that the US declared its independence from Mexico in 1776, according to a poll released Tuesday. By comparison, 35 percent of Americans said they thought partisan tension...More..

HTC Ocean Life Spotted Online; Features Qualcomm SD 660 Chipset & Edge Sense
by | Thursday, July 06, 2017

HTC Ocean Life Spotted Online; Features Qualcomm SD 660 Chipset & Edge Sense

On the optics front, the Ocean Life is likely to feature a 16MP rear-facing main camera as well as a 16MP selfie camera on the front. The tipster has also posted some tweets listing features like HTC Sense ...More..

Americans have more confidence in Merkel than Trump
by | Thursday, July 06, 2017

Americans have more confidence in Merkel than Trump

Merkel is hosting the Group of 20 summit Friday and Saturday in Hamburg . Sunday's action was the first of 30 registered demonstrations this week. Some carried banners reading "Fight poverty", "stop coal" an...More..

Trump heads to Poland
by | Thursday, July 06, 2017

Trump heads to Poland

Jaroslaw Kaczynski, who leads the ruling Law and Justice party (PiS), has said others in Europe are envious of the visit, which comes before Mr Trump travels to Germany and later to France. Poland is one of the...More..

Fire caused by improper disposal of fireworks
by | Thursday, July 06, 2017

Fire caused by improper disposal of fireworks

Bakersfield Fire and Police will be out Monday and on the Fourth to crack down on illegal fireworks, with 38 fireworks task force teams. If you are convicted of having illegal fireworks you can be ticketed an...More..

Tropical depression has 70 percent chance of forming in Atlantic this week
by | Thursday, July 06, 2017

Tropical depression has 70 percent chance of forming in Atlantic this week

National Hurricane Center forecasters are watching an area of low pressure system with disorganized storms that is now in the east-central Atlantic Ocean. In an updated forecast CSU released Wednesday, it's no...More..

US Coalition Bombs ISIS 25 Times To Ring In Independence Day
by | Thursday, July 06, 2017

US Coalition Bombs ISIS 25 Times To Ring In Independence Day

It said Daesh had put booby traps along the 1.5-mile wall, which has been mostly left intact. The SDF is dominated by the People's Protection Units, or YPG, which Turkey views as an extension of the Kurdish...More..

Empty Plenary Hall - Problem of the European Parliament
by | Wednesday, July 05, 2017

Empty Plenary Hall - Problem of the European Parliament

His outburst sparked a heated exchange with the President of the Parliament, Antonio Tajani , who ordered him to be more "respectful". "The parliament is totally ridiculous", Juncker said. Juncker said he woul...More..

Shah Rukh and Anuskha Groove to the beat of Beech Beech Mein
by | Wednesday, July 05, 2017

Shah Rukh and Anuskha Groove to the beat of Beech Beech Mein

So, it's a party of a couple. "It's his kindness that the film has turned out so well", Imtiaz told reporters here last night. Especially when it comes to the B-town biggies like Salman Khan, Aamir Khan or Sha...More..

Tropical depression or storm could form soon in Atlantic
by | Wednesday, July 05, 2017

Tropical depression or storm could form soon in Atlantic

Where it would go after that - if it forms, and if it's still anything by then - is too early to say. Bret was blamed for two deaths in Trinidad and Tobago, while Cindy's impact on the U.S. The chances that i...More..

Canada: millions of dollars in compensation to a former inmate of Guantanamo
by | Wednesday, July 05, 2017

Canada: millions of dollars in compensation to a former inmate of Guantanamo

Khadr, 30, has apologised to the families. "This is offensive to many Canadians", the petition states. Khadr was only 15 years old when he was shot and detained by U.S. "Khadr confessed to murdering Christo...More..