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Eight people dead after apartment fire in Chicago

Eight people dead after apartment fire in Chicago

Ariel, Xavier and Nathan, along with their three-month-old baby sister, Maya Almaraz, seen in the top photo, were all killed in the fire. A woman returning home from work noticed the blaze in the bu...

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Nearly 3000 deaths in Puerto Rico linked to Hurricane Maria

Nearly 3000 deaths in Puerto Rico linked to Hurricane Maria

The official death toll on Puerto Rico from Hurricane Maria, the most powerful storm to strike the Caribbean island in almost a century, was raised on Tuesday from just 64 to nearly 3,000, based on ...

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Gwen Graham the Favorite to Win Democratic Primary, Poll Shows

Gwen Graham the Favorite to Win Democratic Primary, Poll Shows

His television ads were Trump-focused, including one where his toddler stacks bricks while DeSantis exclaims, "Build the wall!" With more than one-third of the vote counted. But with 85 percent of pre...

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UAE Jets Target Allied Coalition Forces in Yemen Shores

UAE Jets Target Allied Coalition Forces in Yemen Shores

The experts have also chronicled the damage from coalition airstrikes over the past year. Lack of coordination among the Saudi-led coalition has put Saudi Arabia and the UAE at loggerheads durin...

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Donald Trump Celebrates Religious Freedom with Evangelical Leaders at White House Dinner

Donald Trump Celebrates Religious Freedom with Evangelical Leaders at White House Dinner

The Kenyan team, including the country's Ambassador to the US Njeru Githae, embarrassingly failed to carry any writing or reference materials, with majority tightly holding on to their cups of tea. Ch...

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White House raises white flag over John McCain tribute

White House raises white flag over John McCain tribute

Trump's reluctance to participate in the national remembrance was awkward and uncomfortable, even by the standards of a leader who acknowledges he doesn't act like a typical president. Shortly before ...

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Iranian woman returns to Tehran jail after plea rejected

Iranian woman returns to Tehran jail after plea rejected

Earlier, Zaghari-Ratcliffe was told that authorities had approved a request put in by her lawyer for an extension to the furlough, but the prosecutor's office notified her later that a permit had not ...

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Iran and Syria sign deal for military cooperation

Iran and Syria sign deal for military cooperation

Iranian forces have backed Assad in the country's civil war. Last week, US National Security Adviser John Bolton said Iran should remove its forces from Syria. French President Emmanuel Macron separ...

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Theresa May dances in South Africa, says United Kingdom supports land reform

Mrs May said Britain's private sector should put in the billions that will see "African economies growing by trillions". The shadow worldwide development secretary said: "The prime minister's visio...

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Michael Cohen's lawyer Lanny Davis backpedals on key claims

Michael Cohen's lawyer Lanny Davis backpedals on key claims

Contacted by CNN, one of Cohen's attorneys, Lanny Davis , declined to comment. The poll was conducted following Trump's longtime personal lawyer Michael Cohen pleading guilty to charges of bank...

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White House Flag Is Lowered a 2nd Time

The White House flag once again was lowered to half staff on Monday after President Donald Trump signed a proclamation to honor John McCain , after much criticism of the way that Trump responded ...

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John McCain’s family remembers the man they loved

John McCain’s family remembers the man they loved

Local residents brought flowers to honor the late politician. "It's an understatement to say the Senate will not be the same without our friend John", said Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell ...

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Arizona Senator John McCain dies following battle with cancer Featured

Arizona Senator John McCain dies following battle with cancer Featured

McCain sought the Republican presidential nomination in 2000 but lost out to George W. Bush . McCain's response starkly illustrated the two men's different characters: The senator sought no apology...

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Vietnam Remembers McCain for His Role in Normalizing Ties with US

Vietnam Remembers McCain for His Role in Normalizing Ties with US

Edward "Ted" Kennedy also died on August 25 nine years ago, called McCain "an uncompromising patriot and a man of immeasurable courage". But I've never seen him fazed at all by the criticism; he jus...

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Schumer Wants to Rename Senate Office Building for McCain

Schumer Wants to Rename Senate Office Building for McCain

McCain , a Navy veteran who was imprisoned for more than five years in Vietnam, the Republican leader - who had no love lost for the Arizona senator - blinked. The late senator will lie in state at ...

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Pope ‘begs for God’s forgiveness’ for sexual abuse scandal

Pope ‘begs for God’s forgiveness’ for sexual abuse scandal

Francis, talking to reporters aboard the plane returning to Rome from Dublin, said he would "not say one word" on the 11-page document, in which the former official says Francis should resign. Vigano,...

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Police Identify Madden Shooter as 24 Year Old Who Participated in Tournament

Police Identify Madden Shooter as 24 Year Old Who Participated in Tournament

The suspect was identified as 24-year-old David Katz , a gamer who lost in the tournament . The defeat may have been the culprit behind the shootings , although police have not confirmed the moti...

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Julie Bishop resigns as Australian foreign affairs minister

Julie Bishop resigns as Australian foreign affairs minister

Bishop will be replaced as foreign minister by Marise Payne, Australia's first female defence minister. Dumped prime minister Malcolm Turnbull has informed his local supporters he will quit t...

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Cohen's lawyer walks back claim Trump knew of Russia meeting

Cohen's lawyer walks back claim Trump knew of Russia meeting

Additional key players, including Trump's long-time CFO, Allen Weisselberg , and American Media head David J. Pecker, have also begun to cooperate with Mueller. Cohen refers to Weisselberg on the a...

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John McCain, Vietnam War hero and maverick politician, dies at 81

John McCain, Vietnam War hero and maverick politician, dies at 81

Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., who has called McCain a longtime friend in the Capitol, said in a statement Saturday he was reflecting on the last time he and his wife Marcelle saw the senator. A...

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China protests against Trump’s claim it is holding back denuclearisation

China protests against Trump’s claim it is holding back denuclearisation

It also claimed that the USS Michigan nuclear submarine had transported "Green Berets, Delta Force and other special units" from Okinawa, Japan to the Jinhae naval base in South Korea in late July or ...

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Donald Trump Launches Twitter Rant Against Jeff Sessions

Donald Trump Launches Twitter Rant Against Jeff Sessions

He continued listing off others who he believes Sessions should investigate in another tweet and offered another request: "Open up the papers & documents without redaction?" Speaking on Fox News ...

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United Nations team says Myanmar’s generals must be prosecuted for genocide

United Nations team says Myanmar’s generals must be prosecuted for genocide

It began before the military started a large scale military operation in Rakhine in August 2017, after deadly attacks by Rohingya militants. The UN report named several generals, including the hea...

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Turkish carriers to fill void after Europeans halt flights to Iran

Turkish carriers to fill void after Europeans halt flights to Iran

Members of the International Court of Justice attend a hearing for alleged violations of the 1955 Treaty of Amity between Iran and the US, at the International Court in The Hague, Netherlands Augu...

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A year after fleeing Myanmar, Rohingya demand justice

A year after fleeing Myanmar, Rohingya demand justice

Soldiers burned Rohingya homes, shops, and mosques and forced more than 700,000 people to flee across the border to Bangladesh - the offensive amounted to ethnic cleansing. About 300,000 were already ...

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Late Senator John McCain Remembered as 'True Supporter of Israel'

Late Senator John McCain Remembered as 'True Supporter of Israel'

The death of the decorated war hero who spent two years in a POW camp during the Vietnam War was largely mourned by most of the nation - both Republican and Democrat. Former President Barack Obama...

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Lawyer backs off claims about information Cohen has

Lawyer backs off claims about information Cohen has

According to The National Interest's report written by Robert Merry , it would be very hard to impeach Trump based on these allegations. The newly disloyal Michael Cohen , who has shown little com...

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Jacksonville shooting: Florida victims named as champion Taylor Robertson and Eli Clayton

Jacksonville shooting: Florida victims named as champion Taylor Robertson and Eli Clayton

Investigators believe Katz was in Jacksonville for the Madden 19 tournament, a video game competition and that he might have stayed in town Saturday night. The gunman killed two people and then fa...

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WaPo: Trump Rejected White House Statement Praising McCain

He asked that the two men who defeated him in his quest for the presidency - George W. Bush and Barack Obama - deliver eulogies. After President Donald Trump rejected an official White House...

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The sports world reacts to Senator John McCain's death

The sports world reacts to Senator John McCain's death

Bush , whom McCain sought and failed to defeat in 2000 and succeed in 2008. According to McCain's website, he was elected to the House of Representatives in 1982 before being elected to the United S...

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Mollie Tibbetts autopsy: Iowa student died from multiple shape force injuries

Mollie Tibbetts autopsy: Iowa student died from multiple shape force injuries

Rivera's defense attorney, Allan Richards, acknowledged Wednesday that his client received his paycheck under a different name and that he was uncertain of his immigration status. That move means th...

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Suspect dead, multiple fatalities reported by police after mass shooting in Florida

Suspect dead, multiple fatalities reported by police after mass shooting in Florida

Nine other people suffered gunshot wounds and two people were injured fleeing the area, Williams said. A Madden 19 football tournament was scheduled to take place Saturday and Sunday at GLHF Game ...

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Ministers offer to quit as Australia political crisis deepens

Ministers offer to quit as Australia political crisis deepens

The Greens leader, Richard Di Natale, warned that Australia's political system was broken and said bold reforms to lobbying rules and political donations were needed to combat the corruption of poli...

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Once-powerful Hawaii hurricane downgraded to tropical storm

Once-powerful Hawaii hurricane downgraded to tropical storm

Should Hurricane Lane hit the Hawaiian island head on, the state does not have enough shelter spaces to protect its residents. The revised itinerary will feature Hilo ( Hawaii ) on Tuesday from ...

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Australia’s new Prime Minister Morrison announces cabinet

Australia’s new Prime Minister Morrison announces cabinet

Prime Minister Scott Morrison returned rival Peter Dutton to the home affairs ministry. Ms Bishop was Australia's most senior woman in government, having been Deputy Leader of the Liberal Party fo...

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Trump Organization possible criminal charges over hush-money payments

The development could lead to a widening of inquiries into the president's finances, while also threatening to drag in close family members. Weisselberg forwarded Cohen's invoice to another uniden...

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Drug tunnel to Mexico found in abandoned KFC restaurant

Drug tunnel to Mexico found in abandoned KFC restaurant

In a press conference held at Yuma Sector Border Patrol Headquarters on Wednesday, authorities said the boxes contained 168 kilograms of "hard narcotics" inside, including methamphetamine, cocaine, ...

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Hopes temporary release of mother held in Iran could be extended

Hopes temporary release of mother held in Iran could be extended

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, the British woman in prison in Iran, has been reunited with her daughter during a three day release. Iranian-British aid worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe is seen in an und...

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Disgraced ex-Trump lawyer Cohen crowdfunding legal bills

Disgraced ex-Trump lawyer Cohen crowdfunding legal bills

One of the executives is American Media Chief Executive David Pecker, a longtime Trump friend , according to the reports . It is unclear whether investigators in NY have sought to get information...

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YouTube star dies in high-speed auto crash in California

YouTube star dies in high-speed auto crash in California

Students expressed shock and sadness over the reported death; some said they first heard about it through his close friends. The fiery crash happened on the I-805 HOV in San Diego , Calif., on ...

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