• Brexit: Theresa May to outline 'settled status' for European Union nationals
Brexit: Theresa May to outline 'settled status' for European Union nationals

Expectation that European Union expat rights in the United Kingdom will be reciprocated for United Kingdom citizens abroadThe government undertook to maintain European Union nationals' existing rights to benefits, healthcare, education and other economic rights "in the expectation that these rights will be reciprocated by European Union member st...

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  • Korea denies torturing U.S. student Warmbier
Korea denies torturing U.S. student Warmbier

After Warmbier's death, Trump said on Twitter that China had failed to rein in North Korea , a comment that suggested he was weighing new options to deal with a regime that's vowed to develop nuclear weapons capable of striking the US mainland.

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  • CBO Deals Blow To Senate's TrumpCare Bill; Sen
CBO Deals Blow To Senate's TrumpCare Bill; Sen

Congressional forecasters say a Senate bill that aims to repeal and replace Obamacare would leave 22 million more people uninsured by 2026 . The House could try to vote after the Senate to push the bill and get it to President Donald Trump before the weeklong July 4th recess.

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  • Man sits in jail when drywall powder is mistaken for cocaine
Man sits in jail when drywall powder is mistaken for cocaine

Oviedo police used a test kit and said a powdery substance tested positive for cocaine; they also found marijuana in the vehicle, police said. He was pulled over almost a mile later. Three months later, a Florida Department of Law Enforcement lab report revealed no controlled substances were identified, and the charges were dropped.

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  • COAS Bajwa's visit to Parachinar postponed due to bad weather
COAS Bajwa's visit to Parachinar postponed due to bad weather

Pakistan has done it's "best and maximum" in the fight against terrorism and it is now time for other "stakeholders" especially Afghanistan to do more, the Army chief has asserted days after devastating twin blasts in a market in Parachinar area of Kurram tribal district.

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  • London fire: At least 79 people presumed dead in Grenfell Tower inferno
London fire: At least 79 people presumed dead in Grenfell Tower inferno

Cundy also said that 5 people who had originally been reported as missing were found safe and well following the blaze at Grenfell Tower . Anger was directed in part towards May, who failed to meet with survivors when she visited the charred remains of the block of Wednesday, and at the local government for failing to guarantee the safety of the...

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  • NY official threatens suit over GOP health bill
NY official threatens suit over GOP health bill

Making matters worse, on average the 46 million people living in rural areas - 15 percent of the United States population - are older, sicker, and have less access to health care than those who live in urban areas, and the gap has widened in recent years.

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  • Netherlands is India's natural partner: PM Modi
Netherlands is India's natural partner: PM Modi

However, Union information and broadcasting minister M. Venkaiah Naidu hit back at the Opposition Congress and said it "deliberately refuses to see" the outcome of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the USA due to "sheer jealousy" and "guilt" of lost opportunities during the UPA's regime.

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  • Travel Ban: Supreme Court partially lifts embargo on Trump's order
Travel Ban: Supreme Court partially lifts embargo on Trump's order

All six have been designated as presenting heightened concerns about terrorism and travel to the United States. The administration has said the travel ban is needed to allow time to implement stronger vetting measures, although it has already rolled out some new requirements not blocked by courts, including additional questions for visa applica...

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  • US Clears Sale of Guardian Drones to India
US Clears Sale of Guardian Drones to India

As per an official from the Israel Prime Minister's Office, other than potential agreements in the area of cyber security, Israel would also showcase the technologies it has in the area of water and agriculture. He added that the both countries have intention to always make bilateral ties deeper and closer. Indian officials expressed appreciation...

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  • Trump blasts Obama over 'Russian meddling'
Trump blasts Obama over 'Russian meddling'

No specific decisions have been made yet concerning the upcoming meeting between Russian President Vladimir Putin and his United States counterpart Donald Trump due in Hamburg, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters. "To me - in other words, the question is, if he had the information, why didn't he do something about it?" "I feel ...

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  • Wells Fargo to divest commercial insurance business
Wells Fargo to divest commercial insurance business

Wells Fargo & Co New now has $267.94 billion valuation. Confluence Wealth Management LLC now owns 26,400 shares of the financial services provider's stock worth $1,455,000 after buying an additional 2,035 shares in the last quarter. The company was upgraded on Wednesday, July 29 by Guggenheim. Evercore upgraded the stock to "Buy" rating in Tuesday...

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  • Trump travel ban: Key issues on the executive order
Trump travel ban: Key issues on the executive order

President Trump issued an executive order in March that suspended the US refugee program for four months. Here's what other media outlets are saying about the ruling. The court seemed to be taking into consideration the hardships the ban would create for an "American party", such as a family member, whose relatives are denied entry, or for a u...

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  • GOP leaders labor to rescue health care bill amid defections
GOP leaders labor to rescue health care bill amid defections

The defections came as Congress' nonpartisan budget referee said the measure would leave 22 million more people uninsured by 2026 than President Barack Obama's law, which Republicans are trying to replace. Kasich, to oppose the bill and defend Ohio's Medicaid expansion. "The Senate bill would cut annual household taxes by about $670 on av...

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  • Irish, British PMs to meet to talk Brexit, N.Ireland crisis
Irish, British PMs to meet to talk Brexit, N.Ireland crisis

He stressed the objectives of ensuring that Brexit does not impact negatively on the Good Friday Agreement and the peace process there, and protecting North-South trade and economic activity and the Common Travel Area. Northern Ireland assembly: final state of the parties. During the appearance, Ms O'Neill said: 'We made very clear to the pr...

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  • France's Macron to back push for global environment rights pact
France's Macron to back push for global environment rights pact

The initiative comes just weeks after President Donald Trump announced he would pull the United States out of the Paris deal on curbing unsafe global warming. "To all scientists, engineers, engineers, entrepreneurs, responsible citizens who were disappointed by the decision of the United States, I want to say that they will find in France a secon...

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  • Trump urges Modi to open up Indian markets for U.S. goods
Trump urges Modi to open up Indian markets for U.S. goods

He said India and United States were concerned over growing instability in Afghanistan due to terrorism. As they met, a Pentagon agency said the US State Department has approved the possible sale to India of a Boeing C-17 transport aircraft with an estimated cost of $366 million.

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  • Syria denies White House charge it may be planning 'another' chemical attack
Syria denies White House charge it may be planning 'another' chemical attack

The US launched a fierce riposte in the aftermath of the chemical attack launched by Assad's forces in April - which was condemned across the world - and says it will not hesitate to take action should another similar strike take place.

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  • Afridi terms Pakistan's win historic, stresses importance of consistency
Afridi terms Pakistan's win historic, stresses importance of consistency

The ICC Champions Trophy finale had not only glued the Indians and Pakistanis to their TV sets, but also other countries' nationals for the epic cricket war. Allah blessed Pakistan with a miraculous, resounding and thumping victory over India, thus June 18, 2017 will always be remembered as a red letter day in the sporting history of Pakistan...

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  • London fire: Images show charred horror of aftermath of Grenfell Tower inferno
London fire: Images show charred horror of aftermath of Grenfell Tower inferno

Detectives investigating the fire at Grenfell Tower in London say new footage of the gutted building's burned-out interior shows just how hard the task of finding and identifying bodies is proving to be. He said: "We must also prepare people for the bad reality that some people may not be identified due to the intensity of the fire". Britain'...

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  • AIADMK faction led by Panneerselvam to support Kovind
AIADMK faction led by Panneerselvam to support Kovind

He added that CM Sarbananda Sonowal and parliamentary affairs minister Chandra Mohan Patowary would call for support of all MLAs of the state assembly to ensure victory for Kovind. Both the factions of the AIADMK , mired in controversies, too offered their support. The total comes to 10,98,903 votes with each MP carrying a vote value of 708.

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  • All tested cladding failed
All tested cladding failed

Cladding on 27 tower blocks in 15 local authority areas has failed fire safety checks, the government has said. After an estimated 79 people died in a London high rise apartment building, United Kingdom investigators are pointing to a certain material used in the building for the fire's rapid spread.

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  • Air strike kills 42 in Islamic State-held town
Air strike kills 42 in Islamic State-held town

The U.S. -led coalition has been active recently in striking IS positions in Raqqa and Deir al-Zour, as part of its resolve to support the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) group in their push to dislodge IS out of Raqqa and parts of Deir al-Zour.

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  • British leader seeks fire inquiry; German building evacuated
British leader seeks fire inquiry; German building evacuated

Mr Lammy, MP for Tottenham and who lost a friend in the fire, said there was a "gap" between what witnesses and residents had said and what the official figures showed. The spokeswoman also said the Council incorporates a range of fire safety measures to ensure the safety of the building, including sprinkler protection, automatic smoke ventilatio...

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  • Mosque terror suspect's family 'in shock and devastated'
Mosque terror suspect's family 'in shock and devastated'

She described him as a man who often kept to himself. She told neighbors that the van had "run over his legs". One man who was receiving first aid at the time of the attack died; it's unclear if his death was a result of the attack or from a previous condition.

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  • Haley says warning to Syria also aimed at Russia and Iran
Haley says warning to Syria also aimed at Russia and Iran

August 20, 2012: President Barack Obama says using chemical weapons is a " red line " that would change his calculus on intervening in the civil war and have "enormous consequences". Mohammad Javad Zarif wrote on his twitter account on Tuesday that the warning is based on a "fake pretext" and added that it "will only serve ISIS, precisely when it...

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  • Police say deadly London tower blaze began in Hotpoint fridge freezer
Police say deadly London tower blaze began in Hotpoint fridge freezer

Business Minister Greg Clark said an immediate examination is under way into the Hotpoint fridge freezer. "Such is that devastation down at the scene, this may take at least until the end of the year", Detective Superintendent McCormack said, adding, "There is the awful reality that we may not find or identify all those that died during the fi...

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  • Democrats, FBI Collaborated on Trump Smear
Democrats, FBI Collaborated on Trump Smear

TheDC asked Page why he did not take an attorney to the meetings, a standard practice recommended by most lawyers, but he did not respond to that specific question. The dossier alleges that Page was part of a "well-developed conspiracy of cooperation between (Trump associates) and the Russian leadership". The dossier also claimed that in July 201...

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  • Pentagon: 'active preparations' by Syria for chemical attack
Pentagon: 'active preparations' by Syria for chemical attack

Spicer said the activities resembled preparations the Assad government took before an April 2017 attack by Syrian forces that killed dozens of men, women and children. The Trump administration's latest threat to punish Syria if it uses chemical weapons follows various gas attacks and hundreds of deaths over the course of the Arab country's six-ye...

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  • CNN Accepts Resignations of 3 Involved in Retracted Story
CNN Accepts Resignations of 3 Involved in Retracted Story

On Tuesday morning, the self-proclaimed conservative "guerrilla journalist" James O'Keefe released an undercover video purporting to show CNN producer John Bonifield describing Trump-Russia stories on the network as ratings-driven. The three members of an investigative unit who resigned are Thomas Frank , who wrote the story, Eric Lichtblau,...

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  • Google Hit with Record EU fine over 'unfair' Shopping Searches
Google Hit with Record EU fine over 'unfair' Shopping Searches

The penalty comes after the competition watchdog launched an investigation into Google Shopping seven years ago, amid complaints it gave the service a prominent position on the internet search engine, while rival services were demoted. "We compete with Amazon and other sites for shopping-related searches by showing ever more useful product inform...

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  • Three CNN journalists resign after network retracts story
Three CNN journalists resign after network retracts story

I just refuse to believe that if they had something really good like that, that [it] wouldn't leak because we've been getting all these other leaks. Leave it to Trump's ego to ruin his chances of finally being right about fake news. Trump has been unhappy with CNN since he was a candidate a year ago, and hasn't granted the network an interview ...

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  • Northern Ireland party signs deal to support May's government
Northern Ireland party signs deal to support May's government

The windfall in exchange for the Northern Ireland party's support includes £ 1 billion of new funding for infrastructure and health spending, along with enhanced flexibility on nearly £500 million of previously allocated cash. First Minister Nicola Sturgeon was accused of "incredible hypocrisy" after she attacked the United Kingdom government ...

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  • Top dog, Brynneth Pawltro, elected mayor of Kentucky town
Top dog, Brynneth Pawltro, elected mayor of Kentucky town

Jordie Bamforth says her three-year-old pit beat a cat, a chicken and a donkey, among others, to become top dog. Townspeople, and other outside interests, can vote for $1 a pop and the money goes towards the town's historical society , which, I assume mostly spends that money on documenting the many animal mayors of Rabbit Hash .

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  • MI health chief faces involuntary manslaughter, misconduct charges in Flint water crisis
MI health chief faces involuntary manslaughter, misconduct charges in Flint water crisis

The chief of MI state's health department and four others were charged with involuntary manslaughter Wednesday over the Flint water contamination scandal, the most serious criminal offenses leveled so far. "The health crisis in Flint has created a trust crisis in MI government", Schuette said. Lyon also received a second felony charge o...

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