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North Korea threatens to pull out of summit with Trump

North Korea threatens to pull out of summit with Trump

At his meeting with Xi, the leader of the North Korean delegation, Pak Thae Song, said he had been entrusted with consolidating recent agreements between Kim and Xi as well as studying China's mod...

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Body of teenage girl has been discovered in Dublin

Body of teenage girl has been discovered in Dublin

A body has been found in the search for missing 14-year-old Anastasia Kriegel. Anastasia was last seen at St Catherine's Park in Lucan at 5.30pm on Monday and gardai had released several appeals f...

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Officer stabbed in neck in Hartford

Officer stabbed in neck in Hartford

Foley said the maintenance workers were able to pull the suspect off the police officer and subdue her. Foley described the workers as "heroes". Police say that the suspect, 39-year-old Chevoughn Au...

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School bus, dump truck crash in NJ

School bus, dump truck crash in NJ

K-9 units were seen searching wooded areas near the crash scene, NBC 4 NY reported . The injured were being rushed to at least two area hospitals. "Our hearts are broken by today's tragedy", he t...

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Minister moves on live sheep exports

Minister moves on live sheep exports

Australia's live animal export trade, worth more than Aus$800 million annually, has been under scrutiny in recent years after footage shot at offshore abattoirs showed cattle being mistreated. The sam...

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BJP resorting to

BJP resorting to "horsetrading", alleges Kumaraswamy

The idea was to take the alliance to the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. It seems that Jethmalani is not in support of the opposition parties, but has objections with the governor's decision, which he dee...

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FBI's Donald Trump Investigation Named After Rolling Stones Lyric

FBI's Donald Trump Investigation Named After Rolling Stones Lyric

That person met "several times " with campaign national security advisers Carter Page and George Papadopoulos , according to the report, which offered no additional information on the informant's ...

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Assad meets Putin in Russia's Sochi

Assad meets Putin in Russia's Sochi

Thursday's meeting was the latest in a series of conferences on military issues Putin chaired this week at his Black Sea retreat. Syrian President Bashar al-Assad made a surprise visit to the Black ...

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Las Vegas police release more documents from massacre investigation

Las Vegas police release more documents from massacre investigation

The woman said once when she was cleaning his room, Paddock gave her an uneasy feeling. Then, hearing a moment of quiet, she chose to make a run for it. The department has not provided all the mater...

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Senate panel OK's Haspel for Central Intelligence Agency head

Senate panel OK's Haspel for Central Intelligence Agency head

Harris and four other Democrats voted against her. Republican Senator John McCain , who has been away from Washington all year as he battles brain cancer, urged the Senate not to vote for Haspel. H...

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Syrian state media says Israel attacked just after USA quit Iran deal

Syrian state media says Israel attacked just after USA quit Iran deal

In a statement issued as Israel's security cabinet met, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the strike sent a "clear message" that "whoever attacks us - we will attack them sevenfold an...

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GOP leaders warn against immigration roll calls

GOP leaders warn against immigration roll calls

Moderate Republicans are as few as five GOP signatures away from forcing a series of votes on the House floor to save the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, including the conservative bil...

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Tucson police weigh in on the 'Yanny or Laurel' debate

Tucson police weigh in on the 'Yanny or Laurel' debate

As battle rages near the important city of Farah in western Afghanistan, the USA military has released footage of drone strikes killing large numbers of Taliban fighters in support of Afghan army ef...

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Attorneys for Pro Life Counselors Respond to Attorney General Schneiderman's Resignation

Attorneys for Pro Life Counselors Respond to Attorney General Schneiderman's Resignation

The presumed front-runner is Barbara Underwood , the acting attorney general. Schneiderman resigned last week after four women he dated accused him in a New Yorker article of abuse and assault. "...

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Sirens Sound in Golan Heights

Sirens Sound in Golan Heights

On May 10, Israel said Iranian forces in Syria fired rockets at it, but they were intercepted by its Iron Dome defence system. "Following reports regarding sirens in the Golan regional council, it...

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Macron: EU summit decides to back Iran deal, protect European businesses

Macron: EU summit decides to back Iran deal, protect European businesses

Chakrabarti said it will see by the end of the year how much of the extra 3 billion euros a year can go into the Western Balkans. "This includes in particular finding and implementing definitive, in...

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Rohatgi joins Lokpal selection panel

Rohatgi joins Lokpal selection panel

Venugopal had assured the bench headed by Justice Ranjan Gogoi that the Centre was taking the appointment process forward and was going to hold a meeting for selecting an eminent jurist on the pan...

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Major Kurdish parties lead in 2 provinces in Iraq's preliminary election results

Major Kurdish parties lead in 2 provinces in Iraq's preliminary election results

About 90 percent of votes from Kirkuk, an ethnically-mixed oil province at the heart of a long-running dispute with the Kurds, have been counted, Badran said. The process could take months. Riyadh a...

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China approves Toshiba's chip unit sale to Bain, reports Japan's NHK

China approves Toshiba's chip unit sale to Bain, reports Japan's NHK

A representative for China's State Administration for Market Regulation said he was not aware of the situation and did not comment further. The prolonged review had fuelled speculation Toshiba might...

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Beastie Boys Memoir to Include Cookbook 7 Never-Before-Seen Photos

Beastie Boys Memoir to Include Cookbook 7 Never-Before-Seen Photos

Well, now it's official: the Beastie Boys Book will be out on 10/30. "Well, it's nearly done and it's coming out soon", the Boys said in a tweet . The memoir - simply entitled Beastie Boys Book ...

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Brookfield in talks to acquire stake in Kushner-owned tower

Brookfield in talks to acquire stake in Kushner-owned tower

Brookfield Properties, a publicly traded company that counts the Qatar Investment Authority as a major investor , is in talks to take ownership of 666 Fifth Avenue , a Manhattan skyscraper that rep...

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Zuckerberg agrees to European parliament meeting

Zuckerberg agrees to European parliament meeting

But the decision to hold the meeting with the European Parliament behind closed doors has angered others. While Zuckerberg will soon be in Brussels to answer some important questions over the social...

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Malaysian police searches 2 of ex-PM Najib Razak's residences

Malaysian police searches 2 of ex-PM Najib Razak's residences

Amar Singh of federal police headquarters says searches are being conducted simultaneously at five locations. Malaysian police searched the home of former Prime Minister Najib Razak Wednesd...

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Cohen Reportedly Solicited Money From The Qatari Government

Cohen Reportedly Solicited Money From The Qatari Government

He also claimed to have turned over his correspondence to the Senate Judiciary Committee, the House and Senate Intelligence Committees and Special Counsel Robert Mueller, who is investigating if Trum...

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Heavy rain, urban flooding in MA weekend forecast

Heavy rain, urban flooding in MA weekend forecast

Thursday afternoon looks to be the only stretch of sunshine MA will see for a while. The weather forecasts for the rest of the week look like a copy-and-paste operation, as in showers, showers, an...

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US Fertility Rates Hit Record Low in 2017

US Fertility Rates Hit Record Low in 2017

This is according to the latest figures to be released by the US National Center for Health Statistics, which has collected the data from 99 percent of all birth certificates registered in the country...

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Safety board not probing school bus-truck crash

Safety board not probing school bus-truck crash

Greenbaum said his heart goes out to the Paramus community. A dump truck and a school bus collided, according to Mount Olive Mayor Robert Greenbaum. Jay Faltings, who drove past the scene approximat...

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Explosive eruption rocks Hawaii volcano sending ash 30000ft into air

Explosive eruption rocks Hawaii volcano sending ash 30000ft into air

Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park reports that a magnitude-3.5 quake located 0.1 miles beneath the summit of Kīlauea Volcano around 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, May 16, 2018, caused noticeable structural dam...

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Ernesto Valverde explains Lionel Messi cameo and Barcelona's South Africa inspiration

Ernesto Valverde explains Lionel Messi cameo and Barcelona's South Africa inspiration

The advantage was reduced moments after Messi's introduction, but the Blaugrana will simply be happy to switch attention to Sunday's season-ending visit from Real Sociedad to Camp Nou without any inju...

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Weather service confirms 2 tornadoes hit Connecticut

Weather service confirms 2 tornadoes hit Connecticut

The powerful storms that swept through New York's lower Hudson Valley spawned at least two tornadoes. Malloy surveyed damage Wednesday in several towns, including Brookfield, where about 85 percen...

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Guatemala opens Israeli embassy in Jerusalem after USA move

Guatemala opens Israeli embassy in Jerusalem after USA move

The US embassy move on Monday was accompanied by mass protests and clashes along the Gaza border in which Israeli forces killed about 60 Palestinians. Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi sai...

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Multiple people hurt after school bus, dump truck crash in NJ

Multiple people hurt after school bus, dump truck crash in NJ

NY reports that the bus came from East Brook Middle School in Paramus, a public school serving roughly 650 students in grades 5-8. Children were seen in the median area away from the bus. A school d...

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N will beat 'aliens' under Nawaz Sharif's leadership, says Rana Sanaullah

N will beat 'aliens' under Nawaz Sharif's leadership, says Rana Sanaullah

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi was among more than a hundred party lawmakers in attendance at the meeting. Even Shehbaz Sharif, President PML-N, said Nawaz Sharif's narrative is not party's p...

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Congress stakes claim to form government in Manipur

Congress stakes claim to form government in Manipur

Seeking adoption of the Karnataka example in Bihar, Tejashwi Yadav , the former deputy CM of the state said the party would be holding a one-day dharna tomorrow against the "murder of democracy in Ka...

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European Union to take six countries to the court over air quality standards

European Union to take six countries to the court over air quality standards

The Member States referred to the Court today have received sufficient "last chances" over the last decade to improve the situation. The EU's environment commissioner Karmenu Vella said Britai...

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Kumaraswamy blasts Modi and BJP

Kumaraswamy blasts Modi and BJP

The alliance has also agreed on electing H D Kumarswamy as Karnataka's next chief minister. However, in a result that has perplexed both expert poll analysts and voters alike, the party that has e...

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Gay Lawmaker Alleges Alabama's Governor Is A Closeted Lesbian

Gay Lawmaker Alleges Alabama's Governor Is A Closeted Lesbian

Ivey called the accusation "nonsense". Todd posted on social media that someone needs to out Ivey already, that she had heard for years that Ivey's gay. "So that's what I plan to do, vote for Republ...

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75-year-old woman died after pit bull attack

75-year-old woman died after pit bull attack

This is not the first time Craft's pit bulls have gotten in trouble. "When she gets in a park like this she just takes off and runs like a gazelle", said Mundy. She died from her wounds before an am...

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Euro slides below $1.18 on Italy debt concerns and dollar jump

Euro slides below $1.18 on Italy debt concerns and dollar jump

Fed up with the country's long, seemingly irreversible economic decline, persistent high unemployment and a refugee and migrant crisis, Italy's voters turned on the political centre that has governe...

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Karnataka effect: After Congress, RJD to stake claim for Bihar

Karnataka effect: After Congress, RJD to stake claim for Bihar

Amid drama over Karnataka government formation, the Congress party and Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) have planned to embarrass the Governors of Goa and Bihar states respectively by asking them to let the...

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