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Suspected Russian spy found working in US embassy in Moscow

Suspected Russian spy found working in US embassy in Moscow

That the Russian spy could have had access to information that compromised USA national security, the Secret Service added, was "erroneously reported". Instead it chose to let her go quietly months...

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Iran warn of ‘CONSEQUENCES’ as USA announces ban on oil exports

Iran warn of ‘CONSEQUENCES’ as USA announces ban on oil exports

On Tuesday, the USA reinstated sanctions targeting the Iranian government's purchase of U.S. dollars, Iran's trade in gold and other precious metals, and its automotive sector. Zarif said that Oman ...

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Saudi-Canada Fight Shows Need for More Pipelines, Oil Group Says

Saudi-Canada Fight Shows Need for More Pipelines, Oil Group Says

Saudi Arabia, one the world's top executioners, beheaded 48 people in the first four months of 2018, according to Human Rights Watch - but crucifixions are rare. Since then, the Saudi kingdom has purs...

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Twitter CEO: Alex Jones 'hasn’t violated our rules'

Twitter CEO: Alex Jones 'hasn’t violated our rules'

It was the first major company to sanction the broadcaster in its entirety as pressure has mounted on content sharing platforms in recent months to clampdown on Jones and Infowars . InfoWars is noto...

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Trevor Noah: Why Paul Manafort Must Be So Proud

The aggressive questioning was aimed at shifting blame from Manafort onto Gates, who pleaded guilty in Mueller's investigation and agreed to cooperate with investigators by testifying in the financial...

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Republican New York Rep. Chris Collins Charged With Insider Trading: DOJ

Republican New York Rep. Chris Collins Charged With Insider Trading: DOJ

The fraud counts relate to securities of an Australian biotechnology company called Innate Immunotherapeutics, where the congressman served on the board. The statement indicated that Collins would...

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Trump administration announces $22b in fresh tariffs on China

The Trump administration announced today that it would impose 25 per cent tariffs on imports of 279 items from China amounting to United States dollars 16 billion. Schneider National Carriers In...

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Backed Republican leads close U.S. House race in Ohio

Backed Republican leads close U.S. House race in Ohio

Unlike the last special election in Pennsylvania, where the Democratic candidate Conor Lamb outraised Rick Saccone 3 to 1, Balderson was better suited to take on O'Connor financially, although he was ...

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Couple jailed for selling son to paedophiles on dark web

Couple jailed for selling son to paedophiles on dark web

A German court handed down lengthy jail sentences to Berrin Taha (held by policeman) and her husband Christian Lais (sitting left) for pimping their son online. The Freiburg court also ordered the two...

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Here’s why the DSS DG, Daura was sacked

Here’s why the DSS DG, Daura was sacked

The decision to fire the top intelligence chief is believed to be connected with a Tuesday morning blockade of the country's legislature - the National Assembly, NASS. The statement came shortly after...

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Nail-biting moment giant great white SHARK leaps at researcher

Nail-biting moment giant great white SHARK leaps at researcher

It opened its mouth right at my feet... "Ho! Holy crap", Skomal yells, as the shark falls away. Video uploaded to YouTube by the Atlantic White Shark Conservancy shows the researcher on a boat in ...

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California's Mendocino Wildfire Is Now The 2nd-Largest In State History

California's Mendocino Wildfire Is Now The 2nd-Largest In State History

The Ranch Fire has scorched 225,001 acres (91,055 hectares) to date and is just 21 percent contained, according to the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (Cal Fire). Jerry Bro...

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Rick Gates Set to Testify Against Ex-Boss Paul Manafort

Rick Gates Set to Testify Against Ex-Boss Paul Manafort

Manafort has been treated unfairly", White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Wednesday. "We did not submit the required form designating he had control over an offshore account", Gat...

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Karunanidhi health: Is DMK chief suffering from jaundice?

Karunanidhi health: Is DMK chief suffering from jaundice?

The veteran of Dravidian politics was shifted to the hospital on July 28 from his Gopalapuram residence following a dip in his blood pressure and he was under treatment in the Intensive Care Unit ever...

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Former Malaysian PM Najib Razak to be charged with money laundering

Former Malaysian PM Najib Razak to be charged with money laundering

U.S. investigators said Low bought the yacht with proceeds diverted from 1MDB. Indonesia then agreed it would hand over the yacht to Malaysia . Low, who has so far evaded arrest, issued a statement...

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Saudi Arabia appears to threaten Canada with 9/11-style attack

Saudi Arabia appears to threaten Canada with 9/11-style attack

The news dominated the global headlines and social media, especially in Saudi Arabia, where Saudis launched an Arabic hashtag "السعوديه_تطرد_السفير_الكندي" that literally translates to: "Saudi Arabia ...

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Brooklyn Nail Salon Workers Attack Woman With Broom

Brooklyn Nail Salon Workers Attack Woman With Broom

I saw these workers beat up a woman, well more like jumped her". Video posted on Facebook shows a portion of the knock-down, drag-out brawl at New Red Apple Nails on Norstrand Avenue in East Fla...

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Iran FM: Trump and Allies Isolating Themselves Over Iran Hostility

Iran FM: Trump and Allies Isolating Themselves Over Iran Hostility

United States officials insisted the American government stands with the people of Iran and supports many of their complaints against their own government. The European Union´s diplomatic chief Fede...

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Palestinian teen dies of wounds from border clash: ministry

Palestinian teen dies of wounds from border clash: ministry

Hamas has led months of border protests partially aimed at drawing attention to the Israeli-Egyptian blockade imposed after it took control of Gaza in 2007. Others, among them armed Hamas militants, h...

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Baby's body pulled from water near Brooklyn Bridge

Baby's body pulled from water near Brooklyn Bridge

A family visiting from Stillwater, Oklahoma, spotted the boy, about eight months old, at about 4pm Sunday. It is not yet clear how long the baby boy had been in the water, but police said there was a ...

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West Hollywood council wants Donald Trump's star removed from Walk of Fame

West Hollywood council wants Donald Trump's star removed from Walk of Fame

But the city council also pointed out in the resolution that the Walk of Fame is still the "property of the City of Los Angeles" and that the city has the "ultimate responsibility for the condition ...

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Khan's party says it has enough support to form Pakistan government

Khan's party says it has enough support to form Pakistan government

Talking to media persons, the former army chief said, " Imran Khan will feel strangulated just like the earlier prime ministers of their country went through". The PTI is also expected to get two min...

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Michael Steele: Trump’s LeBron Tweet ‘Is Nothing Short of Racist’

Michael Steele: Trump’s LeBron Tweet ‘Is Nothing Short of Racist’

Trump responded to the one-off statement later the night of the 3rd on Twitter by questioning the intelligence of both Lemon and James - a comment that's earned more speculation as to whether the pr...

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Northern California blazes now largest in state history

Northern California blazes now largest in state history

At the same time, President Donald Trump blamed the state's environmental laws for the wildfires. "It is being diverted into the Pacific Ocean", Trump wrote . Trump's claim "is so physically imposs...

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Trump acknowledges purpose of 2016 meeting with Russian lawyer

Trump acknowledges purpose of 2016 meeting with Russian lawyer

However, he revealed in his tweet what many have alleged for more than a year: that the infamous Trump Tower meeting during the height of the 2016 presidential campaign was about obtaining damagin...

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Deputies: Teen robs 9-year-old boy's lemonade stand at gunpoint

Deputies: Teen robs 9-year-old boy's lemonade stand at gunpoint

The child told police he was operating his lemonade stand in the U.S. state of North Carolina on Saturday afternoon when a teenage boy placed a handgun to his stomach and demanded money. "That one...

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South Sudan govt., opposition sign final peace deal

South Sudan govt., opposition sign final peace deal

The initial agreement stipulated that South Sudan President Salva Kiir will continue his post during the transitional period, while the opposition leader Riek Machar will assume the position of fi...

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Paul Manafort's Longtime Partner Rick Gates Testifies In Federal Court

Paul Manafort's Longtime Partner Rick Gates Testifies In Federal Court

At some point this week, Manafort's former right-hand man, Rick Gates , is expected to take the witness stand. For instance, on Monday, after federal financial crimes specialist Paula Liss testified...

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Five dead as plane crashes into shopping centre auto park in California

Five dead as plane crashes into shopping centre auto park in California

Ghanadan's biography on the Pacific Union website reads: 'Nasim's clients appreciate her honesty, tenacious work ethic, strong negotiation skills and cheerful spirit'. Shortly after declaring an emerg...

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New Mexico Officials: Remote Compound Searched, 11 Kids Removed

New Mexico Officials: Remote Compound Searched, 11 Kids Removed

The sheriff likened the appearance of the children to refugees from impoverished or war-torn countries. Hogrefe said police got a search warrant after learning that someone at the compound report...

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11 killed, 70 injured in a single weekend across Chicago

11 killed, 70 injured in a single weekend across Chicago

Monday news conference to discuss the violence. Rudy Giuliani slammed Chicago leadership, saying a surge of shootings over the weekend is a "direct result of one party Democratic rule for deca...

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At least 2 dead as massive explosion rips huge hole in highway

At least 2 dead as massive explosion rips huge hole in highway

Police said they had closed the motorway where the crash took place as well as the surrounding area on the outskirts of Bologna. Video footage filmed from a auto which had stopped a short distance...

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Fear mounts as hurricane ploughs towards Hawaii's volcano

Fear mounts as hurricane ploughs towards Hawaii's volcano

Meterologist James Spann said on Twitter that it was "too soon to determine what kind of impacts might occur in the state, since track errors can be large at long time ranges". The forecast track fo...

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Child dies after being thrown into river by mother

Child dies after being thrown into river by mother

According to Tampa police, Shakayla Denson, 26, had just stolen a Nissan Altima from an auto fix shop when she parked it near the bridge and went into the water carrying her daughter, Je'Hyrah Daniels...

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Iran facing tough new sanctions reality

Iran facing tough new sanctions reality

Already facing broad economic fallout as their currency implodes, Iranians are wondering how the next phase of the crisis in U.S. relations will play out - and what, exactly, America's long-term strat...

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What we learned in week 1 of Paul Manafort’s trial

What we learned in week 1 of Paul Manafort’s trial

They allege Manafort is a victim of Gates' illegal activity. The August 3 testimony by Cindy Laporta - on the fourth day of Manafort's criminal trial - shed further light on Manafort's complicat...

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California fire burns its way into history

California fire burns its way into history

Patti Wold, a spokeswoman for the National Park Service, which is investigating the cause of the Carr Fire , said Sunday the fire was believed to have been caused by a malfunction with a camper trail...

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Crackdown Feared in Venezuela After Alleged Assassination Attempt on Maduro

Crackdown Feared in Venezuela After Alleged Assassination Attempt on Maduro

The foreign ministry in Damascus condemned "in the strongest possible terms the assassination attempt. which aimed at undermining the security and stability of the country". Apparently in response, Bo...

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Trump blasts Pelosi, LeBron James before OH campaign rally

Trump blasts Pelosi, LeBron James before OH campaign rally

Kasich told Stephanopoulos, Trump "is a divider" and that "the chaos" sparked by the president is why the number of people who belong to the Republican Party has declined. "It's likely in the end that...

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Saudi Arabia expelling Canadian ambassador, freezing trade with Canada

Saudi Arabia expelling Canadian ambassador, freezing trade with Canada

Riyadh said Canada's statement about "civil society activists" was negative and unfair to the truth. Sarah Leah Whitson, Middle East director at worldwide rights watchdog Human Rights Watch (HRW...

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