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US Service Member Killed In Apparent Insider Attack

US Service Member Killed In Apparent Insider Attack

The U.S. service members who were wounded are being treated and are in stable condition, according to a statement, which also said the incident in southern Afghanistan is being investigated. A Pentago...

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UK Brexit negotiator David Davis quits

UK Brexit negotiator David Davis quits

The resignation comes two days after the whole of the cabinet met at Chequers to agree Britain's negotiating position. David Davis penned a deliberately caustic resignation letter last night outli...

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Former Navy SEAL: Thailand Cave Rescue Is Like 'Climbing Mount Everest'

Former Navy SEAL: Thailand Cave Rescue Is Like 'Climbing Mount Everest'

Foreign elite divers and Thai Navy SEALs were forced to begin the complex operation to extract the boys earlier than they had hoped on Sunday morning because forecast rainfall was threatening more f...

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Aum Shinrikyo: Images from the 1995 Tokyo Sarin attack

Aum Shinrikyo: Images from the 1995 Tokyo Sarin attack

In a statement Friday, Amnesty said the execution of Asahara and other Aum Shinrikyo members would not deliver justice for the Tokyo attack. Asahara, 63, whose real name is Chizuo Matsumoto, was...

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Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago applies for 40 additional foreign hires

Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago applies for 40 additional foreign hires

Department of Labor. 40 of the visas were for servers , while 21 were for cooks . These so-called H-2B visas are only issued if employers can prove that there aren't enough " able, willing, qual...

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Amul Thapar Not On Donald Trump's Shortlist For US Supreme Court

Amul Thapar Not On Donald Trump's Shortlist For US Supreme Court

Susan Collins indicating that's what she intends to do. "There have been a slew-hundreds-of bills, many of them passed that are already drastically restricting women's access to abortion", she...

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Former Fox News executive joins Trump staff

Former Fox News executive joins Trump staff

Shine left Fox News in May of 2017 amid sexual harassment scandals revolving around the network's pundit Bill O'Reilly and its Chairman Roger Ailes . Shine's hiring was the latest staff change in...

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Back Doors, Tunnel Help Supreme Court Nominees Stay Secret

Back Doors, Tunnel Help Supreme Court Nominees Stay Secret

The first two are the top contenders for the position, the report said. Thapar was on the shortlist of candidates after judge Antonin Scalia died in 2016. "The whole list is extraordinary", he sai...

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Heatwave in Canada kills 33 people in a week as temperatures rise

Heatwave in Canada kills 33 people in a week as temperatures rise

A high of 23 C is predicted for Friday and cooler temperatures will last through the weekend, into next week. " The level of danger remains high, despite a decrease in humidity level ",- said the re...

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Who's saying what at the World Cup

Who's saying what at the World Cup

Sweden will face the Three Lions of England in the quarterfinal match at the Russian Federation 2018 World Cup and the ex Manchester United star believes his country can defeat England. Lindsay Robins...

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

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

Sonoco announced Friday that Adam Bloom is no longer employed by the company in a statement that apologizes to Jasmine Edwards and says it doesn't condone discrimination of any kind. She accused B...

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US’ Pompeo shrugs off North Korea’s ‘gangster’ rebuke, cites progress

US’ Pompeo shrugs off North Korea’s ‘gangster’ rebuke, cites progress

But just as Pompeo's trip to Pyongyang wrapped up, an unnamed spokesperson for the pariah states said that the outcome of the talks was "very concerning" because it has led to a "dangerous phase t...

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Germany’s Merkel, Hungary’s Orban clash over how to be humane

Germany’s Merkel, Hungary’s Orban clash over how to be humane

The interior ministers of Austria , Germany and Italy will talk in the city of Innsbruck next week about the issue, Kurz said. Merkel refused to close Germany's borders as the migrant influx pe...

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Washington and Pyongyang get down to 'nitty gritty' in nuclear talks

Washington and Pyongyang get down to 'nitty gritty' in nuclear talks

The "fastest way" to achieve a nuclear-free Korean peninsula was through a phased approach under which both sides took steps at the same time, KCNA said in a statement citing an unnamed foreign mi...

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Japan floods: record rainfall kills dozens in Hiroshima and Kyoto

Japan floods: record rainfall kills dozens in Hiroshima and Kyoto

Evacuation orders remained in place for some 2 million people and another 2.3 million were advised to evacuate , although rain had stopped and floodwaters receded in some areas. Thousands of police, ...

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OR leaders gathered over concern for President Trump's upcoming Supreme Court nomination

OR leaders gathered over concern for President Trump's upcoming Supreme Court nomination

Trump told reporters he did not expect to bring candidates in for interviews again when he headed to his New Jersey golf club this weekend. Vice President Mike Pence met this week with three pot...

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

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

Thai rescuers have said 12 boys and their soccer coach who have been trapped inside a flooded cave in Thailand for two weeks are not yet ready to attempt an underwater evacuation. Don't worry abou...

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Texas mother arrested for allegedly selling her kids

Texas mother arrested for allegedly selling her kids

Texas's Public Security Department said on Tuesday that the 29-year-old Esmeralda Garza of Corpus Christi was arrested last week. At approximately 6 a.m., DPS Special Agents executed a drug search w...

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Croatia Are Through To The Semi-Finals After A Penalty Shootout

Croatia Are Through To The Semi-Finals After A Penalty Shootout

He said we should have our eyes open and make the next steps". - Croatia are in their second World Cup semifinal since making their debut as an in 1998. But Croatia did not take long to equalise w...

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Moving wildfire kills 1 in California, forces evacuations

Moving wildfire kills 1 in California, forces evacuations

The Klamathon Fire broke out Thursday near Hornbrook, Calif., about 115 miles north of Redding, Calif. Fire officials have the blaze about 5 percent contained . Saturday morning, Cal Fire San Diego ...

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Hurricane Beryl downgraded, heavy showers still expected

Hurricane Beryl downgraded, heavy showers still expected

It is located about 865 miles east-southeast of the Lesser Antilles and is moving west at 14 mph. "Beryl is expected to move westward and eventually it's gonna run into wind shear and start to weake...

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Woman Who Climbed the Statue of Liberty in Custody

Woman Who Climbed the Statue of Liberty in Custody

The group, of which half a dozen were arrested, was demonstrating against the Trump administration's crackdown on illegal immigration . Members of the Rise and Resist group gathered outside court in...

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Scuffles as Israel readies to demolish Palestinian Bedouin village

Scuffles as Israel readies to demolish Palestinian Bedouin village

Israeli policemen detain a Palestinian demonstrator in the Bedouin village of Khan al-Ahmar east of Jerusalem in the occupied West Bank on July 4, 2018. Founder of Rabbis for Human Rights, Rabbi Arik ...

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Wildfire closes southbound I-5 in southern Oregon

Wildfire closes southbound I-5 in southern Oregon

As of Friday morning the fire just across the state line in California had burned approximately 8,000 acres and multiple structures. More information on mandatory evacuations can be found, here. A...

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Pruitt is gone. But that doesn’t mean the environment is safer

Pruitt is gone. But that doesn’t mean the environment is safer

Scott Pruitt , President Donald Trump's beleaguered Environmental Protection Agency administrator, resigned Thursday , the president announced on Twitter. Columbia Law School's Climate Deregulati...

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China Reacts to US Tariffs on Chinese Products

China Reacts to US Tariffs on Chinese Products

Although the Chinese statement did not outline targets, Beijing has promised to slap levies on an equal amount of American goods, including heartland staples like soybeans, corn, pork and poultry - ...

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David Beckham and Zlatan Ibrahimovic place wager before World Cup clash

David Beckham and Zlatan Ibrahimovic place wager before World Cup clash

Sweden's all-time top scorer Zlatan Ibrahimovic, who retired from worldwide football in 2016, said the quarterfinal match between the Swedes and England involves "a lot of emotions". " Many things mu...

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Thai Diver Dies During Cave Rescue Operations

Thai Diver Dies During Cave Rescue Operations

A former Thai navy diver has died while taking part in efforts to rescue 12 boys and their football coach trapped in a flooded cave in Thailand . Authorities are racing to pump water from the cav...

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With Assad on march, Syria rebels say cease fire agreed

With Assad on march, Syria rebels say cease fire agreed

South Syrian rebels said on Friday they had agreed to cease fire and start handing over heavy weapons in a deal mediated by Russian Federation that will restore state sovereignty over areas they hold ...

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Truck driver charged with 29 counts in Humboldt Broncos’ bus crash

Truck driver charged with 29 counts in Humboldt Broncos’ bus crash

Sidhu remains in police custody and will appear in Saskatchewan provincial court next week. Saskatchewan RCMP said they will be releasing more details at a news conference on Friday at 1 p.m. Invest...

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Billionaire Elon Musk Offers Help for Cave 13

Billionaire Elon Musk Offers Help for Cave 13

We are speaking with the Thai government to see how we can help, and we are sending SpaceX/Boring Company people from the U.S. to Thailand today to offer support on the ground."Once we confirm wha...

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Trump deletes tweet about writing skills because of spelling mistakes

Trump deletes tweet about writing skills because of spelling mistakes

What Trump clearly meant to write in his tweet was "pore over", which means to study carefully. J.K. Rowling, an award-winning author with many titles to her name spotted the error and offered up ...

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Malaysia's Mahathir to visit China for talks on projects

Malaysia's Mahathir to visit China for talks on projects

Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said Friday he will visit Beijing next month to renegotiate terms for China-backed rail and gas pipeline projects in Malaysia worth more than $22 billion. On May 29...

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Japan doomsday cult leader executed 23 years after Tokyo sarin attack

Japan doomsday cult leader executed 23 years after Tokyo sarin attack

At a time when the global trend is toward abolishing capital punishment, Japan's death penalty system has sparked worldwide criticism, especially over the secrecy surrounding its executions, and pro...

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US Commanders Vow to Keep Gulf Waterway Open After Iran Comments

US Commanders Vow to Keep Gulf Waterway Open After Iran Comments

As The Guardian notes, the threats "will bring back memories of the latter years of the 1980s Iran-Iraq War, when U.S. forces attacked Iranian territorial waters after a USA ship struck an Iranian m...

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Novichok Nerve Agent Poisoned British Couple

Novichok Nerve Agent Poisoned British Couple

Later that afternoon, an ambulance returned for Mr Rowley, after he started rocking against a wall, sweating, drooling, and making odd noises, according to an account by his friend. Russia denies invo...

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North Korea Upgrading Nuclear Research Facility

North Korea Upgrading Nuclear Research Facility

The officials said the North Korean dictator would have to show progress for the United States to agree to the meeting, according to the report. In a Twitter post , Trump said that North Korea ha...

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At least 270000 Syrians flee latest deadly regime offensive

At least 270000 Syrians flee latest deadly regime offensive

The number of people forced to flee their homes in southwestern Syria as a result of the two-week escalation in fighting has climbed to 270,000 people, the United Nations refugee spokesman in Jord...

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United States using DNA to reunite children with migrant parents

United States using DNA to reunite children with migrant parents

But after separating thousands of children absent that finding, the government is now making the opposite argument - that they must clear a high bar, that it claims the court set in its order, by pr...

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Angry Trump Baby blimp to fly over parliament during visit

Angry Trump Baby blimp to fly over parliament during visit

Activist Leo Murray told the Associated Press that city officials "originally told us that they didn't recognize Trump Baby as legitimate protest". While he is in the capital, a giant "Trump baby...

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