• Donald Trump arrives in Paris with Russian Federation scandal in tow
Donald Trump arrives in Paris with Russian Federation scandal in tow

The media channels and the public is widely debating the allegations that Russian Federation helped the Republican ascend to the White House . Trump and Macron will follow their meetings with a joint press conference and statements. And the meetings on Thursday have been billed by both governments as a time to deepen the ties that bind the U...

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  • Man trapped for hours inside ATM slips 'Please Help! notes to customers
Man trapped for hours inside ATM slips 'Please Help! notes to customers

A contractor hired to change a lock on an ATM vault in Corpus Christie, Texas was forced to send "help" notes through the automatic teller after he became stuck inside. Although most of the customers thought it was a joke, one person took it seriously and called for help. "Please call my boss at 210-***-****". "It was just insane", Olden said.

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  • Death toll in Boko Haram renewed attacks on Maiduguri rises
Death toll in Boko Haram renewed attacks on Maiduguri rises

Cameroon's North has regularly been hit by Boko Haram jihadists. "Nobody can enter and nobody can leave", the officials was quoted as saying by AFP. It is the latest in a spate of suicide bomb attacks on the city in the last few weeks. Though Boko Haram was born in Nigeria, the Islamic State-affiliated group has carried out frequent attacks ...

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  • SRK and Anushka bring out their Punjabi tadka in JHMS song teaser
SRK and Anushka bring out their Punjabi tadka in JHMS song teaser

After Jab Harry Met Sejal , the duo will be seen in Aanand L Rai's untitled film, also starring Katrina Kaif , their Jab Tak Hai Jaan co-star. While the mini trails have given a glimpse of the picturesque locations of Europe, the Butterfly song teaser has shown the beauty of the state of Punjab, India.

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  • Court overturns Sheldon Silver conviction
Court overturns Sheldon Silver conviction

Seven months after Silver's conviction, however, the U.S. Supreme Court in June 2016 voided the corruption conviction of former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell , saying routine political activities such as arranging meetings or reaching out to public officials were not "official acts".

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  • China reports surge in exports to North Korea
China reports surge in exports to North Korea

China has slashed imports of coal from North Korea even as overall trade between the countries continues to rise. President Trump has repeatedly criticized China over its trade with North Korea, calling on it to exert more pressure on Kim Jong-un's regime.

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  • Suspect indicted on kidnapping charge in disappearance of Chinese student
Suspect indicted on kidnapping charge in disappearance of Chinese student

The indictment alleges that Christensen kidnapped and held Yingying Zhang and that he used a cell phone and vehicle during the commission of the offense. Zhang was last seen getting into Christensen's vehicle at a bus stop on that day, according to a previously filed criminal complaint. Zhang, 26, went missing on June 9 after she got into a black...

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  • Saudi Arabia to Introduce Physical Education for Schoolgirls
Saudi Arabia to Introduce Physical Education for Schoolgirls

Saudi public schools will begin offering physical education for girls in the coming academic year, the kingdom's education ministry announced on Tuesday , July 11. The decision to allow girls to play sports in school was also reversed because of the country's bad obesity problem. Women are banned from driving , for example, and must obtai...

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  • Donald Trump Defends Ivanka by Attacking Chelsea Clinton, Who Quickly Snaps Back
Donald Trump Defends Ivanka by Attacking Chelsea Clinton, Who Quickly Snaps Back

At the summit, the Trump praised his daughter, saying being the president's daughter puts her in a hard position. While others have shared their doubt about the whole Merkel agreeing claim. Much of the criticism of Ivanka Trump was not necessarily based on her seat at one G20 meeting, but that she's unqualified for the position-adviser to the...

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  • Chelsea Clinton responds after Trump deflects daughter's G-20 appearance
Chelsea Clinton responds after Trump deflects daughter's G-20 appearance

President Donald Trump said Saturday the USA would contribute $50 million to a new World Bank fund conceived by his daughter that aims to help women entrepreneurs access capital and other support. "Ivanka Trump was part of the American delegation, so that is something that other delegations also do, and it is very well known that she works in the...

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  • Elephant trapped in ocean current rescued in massive effort
Elephant trapped in ocean current rescued in massive effort

Sri Lankan navy troops attached to the Eastern Naval Command were going about their routine patrol earlier this week when they noticed the elephant being dragged into sea, some 15 kilometres off the shore in the Kokkuthuduvai area in Kokilai.

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  • Theresa May says she 'shed a tear' on general election night
Theresa May says she 'shed a tear' on general election night

Reflecting back on the night of June 8, she said she couldn't bring herself to watch the exit poll but instead asked her husband Philip to tell her the result. The exit poll following the election turned out to be mostly accurate as the Conservatives gained the most seats but lost their majority. "We were the biggest party - we won more votes...

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  • St Maarten Jet Blast Kills A Tourist On Beach
St Maarten Jet Blast Kills A Tourist On Beach

A woman has died on a Caribbean island after being knocked to the ground by the blast from a powerful jet engine. Paramedics took her to the Sint Maarten Medical Center where she died shortly after as a result of the injuries she sustained.

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  • Convicted Nemtsov Killers Given Lengthy Prison Terms
Convicted Nemtsov Killers Given Lengthy Prison Terms

Five Chechens were convicted for the murder, although Dadayev was considered by the jury to be the person who pulled the trigger. Prosecutors had sought a life sentence for Zaur Dadayev , a former officer in the security force of the Russian province of Chechnya, for killing Nemstov in February of 2015.

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  • With no money left in kitty, para-athlete Kanchanmala Pande wins silver
With no money left in kitty, para-athlete Kanchanmala Pande wins silver

Pande said. She ended up paying Rs 70,000 for the hotel and more than Rs 40,000 for food, besides arranging for their own visas, which cost Rs 15,000. He said, Frustrated by the inhumane treatment, humble Kanchanmala is ready put this behind her and prepare for her second World Para Championship. The SAI (Sports Authority of India) had given s...

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  • US Senate Judiciary chairman to call ex-Trump aide Manafort to testify
US Senate Judiciary chairman to call ex-Trump aide Manafort to testify

Grassley, an Iowa Republican, said Manafort would be subpoenaed if necessary and could be questioned on anything including his presence in a June 2016 meeting in NY involving the president's son, Donald Trump Jr., and a Russian lawyer, the Des Moines Register said.

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  • Increase in the interest rate: don't panic for your mortgage
Increase in the interest rate: don't panic for your mortgage

The low-rate environment in Canada was utilized to offset the decreasing price of oil, helping decrease the value of the CAD and encouraging foreign investment. "There's a lot of people living paycheque to paycheque". European Union leaders have argued there is too much uncertainty in the plan and believe European Union citizens need the same r...

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  • Another View: Turn to cyber operations to thwart North Korea's nuclear ambitions
Another View: Turn to cyber operations to thwart North Korea's nuclear ambitions

Unlike America's other adversaries, North Korea is led by an impetuous and inexperienced leader who has made it clear that he covets a nuclear device for the specific objective of threatening the United States. Yi said the agency believed the missile launched last week was a modified version of the KN-17 intermediate range missile that was tested i...

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  • Eight charged over killing of United States tourist in Greece
Eight charged over killing of United States tourist in Greece

Bakari Henderson, a recent graduate of the University of Arizona , was battered to death in the street after the fight broke out around 3 a.m. Some in the group around Mr Henderson eventually manage to stop the others from attacking him. The eight will appear before an investigating judge, who will decide whether to keep them in custody pending tr...

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  • Nagpur: Cow vigilantes beat up man for allegedly carrying beef
Nagpur: Cow vigilantes beat up man for allegedly carrying beef

According to police, the victim, identified as Ismail Shah, was travelling on his two wheeler when the accused stopped him on his way and alleged that Shah was carrying beef. The meat was sent to the forensic laboratory for test, added police. The alarming rise in the incidents of public lynching by right-wing terrorists posing as cow protectors ...

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  • Australian man falls to his death while parasailing in Thailand
Australian man falls to his death while parasailing in Thailand

The two staff were named as the parasailor Rungroj Rakscheep , 38, and Montien Chandeng, 45, the boat captain. He developed breathing problems and was later pronounced dead, said Pol Lt Suwisit Khirirak, a duty-officer at Karon police station .

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  • Arab States' Isolation of Qatar Causing Human Rights Abuses: HRW
Arab States' Isolation of Qatar Causing Human Rights Abuses: HRW

Tellerson had a key meeting with Saudi Arabia's Minister of Foreign Affairs Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir, Egypt's Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shukri, Bahrain's Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Khalid bin Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Khalifa and UAE's Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Dr Anwar bin Mohammed Gargash.

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  • Staff of the collectorate protests MLA Banoth Shankar Naik behaviour
Staff of the collectorate protests MLA Banoth Shankar Naik behaviour

Later, she is seen struggling out from the MLA's grip. Mahabubabad police registered cases against the MLA under Section 353 (assault or criminal force to deter public servant from discharge of his duty) and 354 (Assault or criminal force to woman with intent to outrage her modesty).

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  • PETA returns to court over monkey copyright case
PETA returns to court over monkey copyright case

At an earlier hearing before a US Federal Court in San Francisco in January, PETA's case was thrown out by District Judge William Orrick, who ruled that the monkey was barking up the wrong tree. 'PETA is clearly representing Naruto's best interests, ' according to the group's general counsel Jeff Kerr. If a monkey can sue for copyright infringement...

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  • Senate consumer choice idea could raise premiums for sick
Senate consumer choice idea could raise premiums for sick

Ted Cruz and Utah Sen. The Cruz-Lee proposal would affect people who buy individual health insurance policies, not those covered by employers. Vice President Mike Pence endorsed the amendment Monday on Rush Limbaugh's radio show. "As a result, the Exchange markets would basically function like a high-risk pool with unaffordable premiums for those...

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  • European Union mission to tackle people smuggling has not delivered, say peers
European Union mission to tackle people smuggling has not delivered, say peers

The report , published July 12, stated Sophia's active policy of sinking boats has produced death in itself - but also provoked smugglers to dispatch would be escapees on even riskier vessels, "resulting in more deaths at sea". Humanitarian efforts, including " using more suitable vessels than the high-end air and naval assets of Operation Sophia "...

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  • TRACKING: Hot, Humid, More Storms Today and Tonight
TRACKING: Hot, Humid, More Storms Today and Tonight

A Flash Flood Watch will be in effect from 4 a.m. Thursday until 4 a.m. Friday . Overnight, a mostly fair sky is expected across the area with lows 65-75 degrees. South wind 0 to 5 miles per hour. As the boundary gets hung up Friday night into Saturday in southern Kansas a few showers and storms can't be completely ruled out through ...

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  • Rep. Steve Scalise Out of ICU, Still in Serious Condition
Rep. Steve Scalise Out of ICU, Still in Serious Condition

An infection led to Scalise's re-admittance to the ICU and his being downgraded to serious condition last week. His condition remains "serious", and he is still being treated for the infection. Representatives for the hospital could not be immediately reached for comment. House Administration Committee Chairman Gregg Harper, a Republican, and Rep...

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  • Sen. Cruz on Supporting Health Bill: 'Depends What's In' It
Sen. Cruz on Supporting Health Bill: 'Depends What's In' It

Leaving the tax in place would be "discouraging", Toomey said: "But it looks as though I have lost that argument". McConnell said the Senate would use the additional time to deal with issues such as healthcare, defense budget, debt ceiling and nominations for high-level government posts .

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  • Cano homers in 10th to give AL win in All-Star Game
Cano homers in 10th to give AL win in All-Star Game

To take a photograph with West, who earlier this season became just the third umpire in Major League Baseball history to work 5,000 games. After Yadi snapped the photo, Cruz put the phone back in his pocket, leaned in, and told West he wanted a photo of "the oldest guys in the game".

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  • Pop concert for Kim Jong Un celebrates North Korea's missile launch
Pop concert for Kim Jong Un celebrates North Korea's missile launch

The South Korean and US militaries previously shared data on ballistic missiles orally or through documents. The parties condemned the recent North Korean launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile pointing out that the test was in clear violation of the UN Security Council's resolutions.

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  • Bomb threat prompts evacuations at UCLA
Bomb threat prompts evacuations at UCLA

Large crowds of students evacuating the dorms were being directed to Drake Stadium. According to a UCLA Newsroom press release, as of 12:10 a.m. Friday morning, residents at UCLA's De Neve and Dykstra residence halls were being allowed back into their rooms.

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  • Air NZ does it again with Alice-inspired safety video
Air NZ does it again with Alice-inspired safety video

The video, entitled " A Fantastical Journey ", is set to My Little Corner of the World performed by Kiwi artist Gin Wigmore , and shows a number of iconic locations throughout New Zealand. "Her voice is enchanting and soothing, exactly what you need for safety video", he said. Katie Holmes and Cuba Gooding Jr are the latest stars to appear...

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  • Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma's vacation selfie is adorable
Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma's vacation selfie is adorable

According to sources, Kohli, who will soon leave with the Indian team for the Sri Lanka tour that begins from July 26, spent quality time with Anushka. In an interview last month, the Delhi batsman spoke about his special moments with Anushka. Folks on Instagram think that Virat and Anushka are "made for each other" and that they are "picture per...

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  • Politics Fayose Threatens to Confirm Nigeria's Fears About Buhari
Politics Fayose Threatens to Confirm Nigeria's Fears About Buhari

Nigeria's acting president has met with President Muhammadu Buhari in London, where he has been for more than two months for medical issues as concerns grow about his health. He said, "Today is July 12, making 115 days that President Buhari spent overseas taking care of his health out of the 193 days in 2017, and what Nigerians are being told is ...

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