• Confederations Cup: Russia waltz to victory in tournament curtain-raiser
Confederations Cup: Russia waltz to victory in tournament curtain-raiser

A giant screen reports a VAR incident is being reviewed during the Confederations Cup, Group A soccer match between Portugal and Mexico , at the Kazan Arena, Russia, Sunday, June 18, 2017. Ten minutes before kickoff, both teams lined up in front of the main stand to listen speeches by Putin and FIFA President Gianni Infantino . But it is al...

Read more

  • Poll shows most doubt Trump's respect for institutions
Poll shows most doubt Trump's respect for institutions

The president tweeted a celebratory photo shortly after the poll was released. Overall, just 24 percent of Americans are pleased with the direction the country is heading, the lowest point since July of previous year when the figure plunged after a series of police-involved shootings.

Read more

  • Baby born at 35000 ft on Jet Airways plane
Baby born at 35000 ft on Jet Airways plane

Summary: MUMBAI: A 30-weeks pregnant woman went into labour on-board Jet Airways flight bound for Kochi from Dammam, Saudi Arabia, on Sunday morning and delivered a boy even as the flight was diverted to Mumbai. Jet Airways has offered the free life time pass to the baby because he is the first child to be born on the airlines' flight. A...

Read more

  • Georgia race for US House seat key for both parties
Georgia race for US House seat key for both parties

But he announced campaign events Saturday with civil rights icon John Lewis, the Atlanta congressman from the neighboring 5th district whose criticism of Trump recently drew a slew of presidential tweets. A campaign van for Jon Ossoff passes by a sandwich shop in Dunwoody on Thursday, minutes after Karen Handel greeted supporters there. "They think...

Read more

  • Four Sit Atop a Crowded Leaderboard at US Open
Four Sit Atop a Crowded Leaderboard at US Open

You can still make birdies out there. "But when you're visually looking down the fairway, I think when you're trying to aim at a target at a normal golf course, with normal width fairways, there's some pressure into hitting the fairway because it is a lot narrower than we have out here".

Read more

  • Still in Critical Condition After London Fire
Still in Critical Condition After London Fire

British authorities are launching a criminal investigation into the London apartment building fire - as the death toll from the blaze has almost doubled, to 30. Mustafa then asked them to keep the protest peaceful, adding: "You have been incredible - please stay the wonderful people that you are". Earlier this week, May was confronted by pr...

Read more

  • Yoga Fever Grips China Ahead Of International Yoga Day
Yoga Fever Grips China Ahead Of International Yoga Day

It brings peace and helps me throughout the day. He said that despite the government's opposition, lakhs of people from Bihar would also practice Yoga on the International Yoga Day.Mr Modi said it was the fear of backlash from fundamentalistforces, which had compelled CM to keep a silence on the issue of'triple talaque.

Read more

  • Iran fires missiles at Islamic State targets in Syria
Iran fires missiles at Islamic State targets in Syria

IRGC forces fired the medium-range, ground-to-ground ballistic missiles from bases in the western Iranian provinces of Kermanshah and Kurdistan, according to Iranian state media outlet Tasnim news. It said the attack targeted "a command base. of the terrorists in Deir ez-Zor". Senior Iranian officials, however, have pointed a finger at Saudi ...

Read more

  • Gingrich: Mueller 'Should Recuse Himself' - We're Right Back Where Comey Was
Gingrich: Mueller 'Should Recuse Himself' - We're Right Back Where Comey Was

So now the newest one is: Ah. After the House vote, Clinton was later acquitted by the Senate. Gingrich speaks regularly with Trump and is promoting a new book on how to "understand" him. Gingrich's tweets marked a coming of full circle in an effort by some of Trump's most prominent allies to delegitimize the Mueller-led investigation.

Read more

  • Seager drives in 3 as Mariners beat Rangers 7-3
Seager drives in 3 as Mariners beat Rangers 7-3

Seattle did all its first-inning damage with two outs. The victory was his first since August 31, 2015, coincidentally against the Rangers at Petco Park. Perez allowed seven hits, struck out five and walked two. We've got figure it out. Seager got that run right back in the top of the eighth, doubling home Robinson Cano.

Read more

  • I have provided all details to JIT: Shahbaz Sharif
I have provided all details to JIT: Shahbaz Sharif

He is the fourth member of the Sharif family to depose before the JIT. "I have put myself and my family up for trial and provided the details of financial transactions made even before my own birth", Mr. Nevertheless, it said, such summons were a matter of public knowledge and their leak did not in any manner hamper investigations as alleged. T...

Read more

  • Fears, frustrations grow as death toll in London building fire rises
Fears, frustrations grow as death toll in London building fire rises

British Prime Minister Theresa May promised victims of a London fire that left at least 30 dead that a five-million-pound ($6.5 million) support package would be created, the media reported . On Friday she was met with shouts of "coward" and "shame on you" when she emerged from a Kensington church where, under a heavy police presence she had met...

Read more

  • Blast outside Chinese kindergarten was bomb attack, police say
Blast outside Chinese kindergarten was bomb attack, police say

Local authorities said that contrary to early reports the blast did not occur while parents were picking up children after school, according to the People's Daily. Clothing, shoes and other items were strewn across the area beside pools of blood. "I felt very scared", a local shopkeeper Wei Xunying, who rushed to the site, told Reuters on Friday.

Read more

  • Rajnath Singh, Venkaiah Naidu meet Sonia Gandhi and Yechury on Presidential elections
Rajnath Singh, Venkaiah Naidu meet Sonia Gandhi and Yechury on Presidential elections

Singh and Naidu also met Congress chief Sonia Gandhi at her residence to discuss matters related to next month's presidential elections. A source said the two ministers informed Advani the panel had started talks with other leaders as directed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Shah, but did not refer to any likely candidates.

Read more

  • US and Japan search for 7 Navy sailors missing after ship crash
US and Japan search for 7 Navy sailors missing after ship crash

The collision took place in the early hours of Saturday morning, when numerous ship's crew would have been asleep in their bunks. " Thank you to our Japanese allies for their assistance". Sadly, in modern shipping, collisions at sea are often caused by human error. The USS Dewey and several Navy aircraft will also assist the Japanese Coast Gua...

Read more

  • Ferry crashes into jetty, at least 6 injured
Ferry crashes into jetty, at least 6 injured

The high seas and gusting winds made getting boats and helicopters to the scene a hard task, Kenney said. Steamship Authority general manager Wayne Lamson says it's not completely clear how the crash happened. Seevers of the Sector Command Center in Woods Hole said. A ferry traveling from Nantucket to Hyannis struck a jetty Friday night, re...

Read more

  • Trump confirms probe over Comey firing
Trump confirms probe over Comey firing

Trump criticized an unnamed "man who told me to fire ..." That, not a political witch hunt, is what the nation needs. Special counsel Robert Mueller and several congressional panels are investigating the Russian Federation issue, which has cast a shadow over the early months of Trump's presidency.

Read more

  • US Navy destroyer collides with merchant ship off Japan
US Navy destroyer collides with merchant ship off Japan

The Japan coast guard said it received an emergency call from a Philippine-registered container ship ACX Crystal around 2:20 a.m. (1720 GMT Friday) that it had collided with the Fitzgerald southwest of Yokusuka, Japan. A USA defense official said there is flooding in three compartments of the Fitzgerald . The Philippine ship is 29,060 tons...

Read more

  • 39-day weekends-only recreational red snapper season
39-day weekends-only recreational red snapper season

During the 39-day fishing period, LDWF will use LA Creel, the state's near real-time catch data program, "to be sure that anglers don't exceed the state's self-imposed harvest limit", Montoucet said. That could potentially cancel next year's recreational snapper season altogether. A charter captains' association and an environmental group have ha...

Read more

  • London Tower Fire: Death Toll Rises as Anger Takes Hold
London Tower Fire: Death Toll Rises as Anger Takes Hold

Six victims of the blaze have been provisionally identified. London Fire Brigade chief Dany Cotton earlier said urban search units backed by specialist dog teams would scour the building as structural surveyors helped make the tower safe.

Read more

  • Kerala: PM Modi to inaugurate multi-model Kochi Metro rail today
Kerala: PM Modi to inaugurate multi-model Kochi Metro rail today

Kochi Metro would have another feather on its cap with completion of the project in a record time of 45 months, thanks to Metro Man E. Sreedharan, under whose guidance the work was undertaken. ► Every metro station has been designed on a specific theme around Kerala culture and geography. It could have been just another construction job, but the...

Read more

  • UK prime minister, N Ireland party to hold alliance talks
UK prime minister, N Ireland party to hold alliance talks

The pound rose after the Bank of England came its closest in a decade to raising interest rates to counter higher prices after Britain's vote to leave the European Union - a move that could further squeeze Britons with big mortgages. "The danger is that however much any government tries they will not be seen to be impartial if they are locked int...

Read more

  • US Open: How the Irish have fared on Day 2
US Open: How the Irish have fared on Day 2

World No.9 Fowler fired a blistering seven-under 65, finishing with a one-shot lead over American Xander Schauffele and England's Paul Casey (both 66). Open title this weekend. It has learned to accept that in pristine scoring conditions - mainly, soft conditions - low scores don't distract from the tournament.

Read more

  • FDA approves new, cheaper rival to EpiPen allergy shot
FDA approves new, cheaper rival to EpiPen allergy shot

He also said the company was still in the process of looking for a distributor and is working on a price when the product goes on the market in the second half of this year. and its popular anti-allergy treatment EpiPen, which stirred controversy a few months ago over high prices that many afflicted with allergies of all sorts could not afford.

Read more

  • Trump reportedly tells GOP senators that the House healthcare bill is 'mean'
Trump reportedly tells GOP senators that the House healthcare bill is 'mean'

The measure would replace Obamacare subsidies with tax credits based primarily on age, and let states get waivers from some of the Affordable Care Act's consumer protections. Thune also said President Trump did not give any deadlines to the senators on passing their bill. Trump, according to senators who attended, urged quick action on health...

Read more

  • China investigating if slain pair was preaching in Pakistan
China investigating if slain pair was preaching in Pakistan

Pakistan's interior ministry on Monday said that the two were preachers who had abused the visa system by posing as business people to enter the country. "With regard to the two Chinese confirmed to have been killed.by the Islamic State, nothing has so far been found to verify the suspicion that they were involved with a Korean missionary group", a...

Read more

  • Coconut oil isn't actually good for you, the American Heart Association says
Coconut oil isn't actually good for you, the American Heart Association says

The AHA meta-review of existing randomized controlled trials found that restricting dietary saturated fat and replacing it with polyunsaturated vegetable oil lowered CVD risk by approximately a third. There are three types of fats: unsaturated, saturated, and trans. Fats are a slew of different molecules, and they are stacked in three prongs. A...

Read more

  • Trump tweets of witch hunt amid Russian Federation probe, bashes Hillary Clinton
Trump tweets of witch hunt amid Russian Federation probe, bashes Hillary Clinton

President Donald Trump confirmed on Friday for the first time that he's being investigated for his role in firing Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey , calling the probe a " witch hunt ". In one memo, Comey said Trump tried to direct him to drop an investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn . In a ...

Read more

  • Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued for several counties in the Mid
Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued for several counties in the Mid

The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm watch in effect from 7:45 p.m. June 16 until 4 a.m. June 17. Damaging wind gusts will be the primary concern, but a few storms producing hail can not be ruled out, according to the advisory.

Read more

  • State's unemployment rate at 5 percent in May
State's unemployment rate at 5 percent in May

Iowa's unemployment rate for May remained at 3.1 percent for the third straight month. Wisconsin's unemployment rate is at its lowest level since October 1999. Due to rounding, the unemployment rate was unchanged from April at 2.3 percent, the released stated. The total number of working Iowans decreased to 1,636,400 in May.

Read more

  • What We Know About The Suspect In GOP Baseball Practice Shooting
What We Know About The Suspect In GOP Baseball Practice Shooting

Some blamed President Donald Trump and his rhetoric. She says she didn't know a lot about what her husband, 66-year-old James Hodgkinson, did between January and March because she was busy with her job at a tax firm. On May 14, 2010, he wrote: "I don't envy the rich; I despise the way they have bought our politicians and twisted our laws to the...

Read more

  • Play ball! GOP, Dems to battle as 1 _ Team Scalise
Play ball! GOP, Dems to battle as 1 _ Team Scalise

As the House returned to business, lawmakers sought some semblance of normalcy even as they offered prayers for the wounded and echoed the president in pledges of unity. Matt Mika, a lobbyist for Tyson Foods and former congressional staffer, was also identified as one of those shot. A police officer mans a shooting scene after a gunman opened fi...

Read more

  • French fries, other fried potatoes could lead to early death, research suggests
French fries, other fried potatoes could lead to early death, research suggests

The U.S. Department of Agriculture reports that Americans consume French fries more than any other processed potato . Researchers studied the eating habits of a large number of people in North American who were between the age of 45 and 79 respectively.

Read more

  • Mass food poisoning, 2 die at Mosul camp for displaced
Mass food poisoning, 2 die at Mosul camp for displaced

The camp is one of 13 built by the UNHCR in the Mosul area to cope with people fleeing from the city and surrounding villages. Eleven members of the Federal Police were also killed, The Associated Press reported, citing Iraqi army officials.

Read more

  • Policeman shot and killed in Kulgam
Policeman shot and killed in Kulgam

The deceased youth was identified as Naseer Ahmad, who was a resident of Ashtengo village in north Kashmir's Bandipora district. A policeman was shot dead in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam after militants attacked him in Bogund area of the district.

Read more