• Germany expels Vietnamese diplomat as Berlin accuses Hanoi of kidnapping
Germany expels Vietnamese diplomat as Berlin accuses Hanoi of kidnapping

The undated image provided on August 2, 2017 shows Trinh Xuan Thanh, a businessman and former functionary of Vietnam's Communist Party sitting on a park bench in Berlin, Germany, The German government accused Vietnamese intelligence service.

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  • Tillerson assures North Korea 'We are not your enemy'
Tillerson assures North Korea 'We are not your enemy'

Negotiations with the North Korean government are possible as long as there is " an understanding that a condition of those talks is there is no future where North Korea holds nuclear weapons or the ability to deliver those nuclear weapons to anyone in the region much less to the homeland ".

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  • Trump signs legislation imposing sanctions on North Korea, Iran and Russian Federation
Trump signs legislation imposing sanctions on North Korea, Iran and Russian Federation

Trump's actions on Wednesday didn't contradict Medvedev's assertions that the president wasn't happy with the legislation, which overwhelmingly passed both chambers of Congress . Taking a poke at lawmakers over their inability to repeal and replace Obamacare, Trump insisted that he can "make far better deals with foreign countries than Congress...

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  • Income Tax raids continue at Congress minister DK Shivakumar's properties
Income Tax raids continue at Congress minister DK Shivakumar's properties

Azad alleged that the BJP had offered Rs 15 crore in bribes to cross vote in Rajya Sabha polls. Shivakumar, who was taken to his residence at noon on Wednesday, was still being questioned by IT officials today. Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley rejected charges of political motives behind the searches and said these had nothing to do with the C...

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  • All Americans ordered to LEAVE North Korea
All Americans ordered to LEAVE North Korea

The new regulations are to be published on Wednesday in the Federal Register, which posted the preview documents on its website. The United States "does not seek a regime change" in Pyongyang , and is not looking for a speedy reunification of the Korean peninsula or for "an excuse to send our military north of the 38th parallel", Secretary of St...

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  • Australia's Spy Agency Downgrades Aviation Threat After Bomb Plot Arrests
Australia's Spy Agency Downgrades Aviation Threat After Bomb Plot Arrests

This morning Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull confirmed the raids "disrupted" what appeared to be an "elaborate" conspiracy. Dutton advised passengers to arrive at airports three hours prior to global flights and two hours before domestic flights in order to facilitate the new security measures that were put in place.

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  • Former Union minister Santosh Mohan Deb dies at 83
Former Union minister Santosh Mohan Deb dies at 83

He was 86 and is survived by his former legislator wife Bithika Dev and four daughters, including Congress MP from Silchar, Sushmita Dev. Bithika was also a member of the Assam Legislative Assembly from his hometown. “Other than taking up the issues of Assam with the Union government, Dev also extended a helping hand for several community works. ...

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  • Late Night Hosts Say Farewell To the Mooch!
Late Night Hosts Say Farewell To the Mooch!

While Scaramucci and Ball have not publicly commented on the matter, multiple news outlets reported that Ball was allegedly fed up with her husband's political ambitions and supposedly was not a fan of President Trump. "Wait, what!? Scaramucci out?" "But he just got here!" "Because just this afternoon I was shocked by this breaking nooch". Noah...

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  • John Kelly Is Running a Tight Ship, for Now
John Kelly Is Running a Tight Ship, for Now

Late last week, two top administration officials, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and White House economic adviser Gary Cohn, appeared to bless the decision by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to move on from the politically toxic swamp of ACA repeal in search of a different achievement: tax reform.

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  • US Intel Officials Confirm North Korea Can Strike Most Of The Homeland
US Intel Officials Confirm North Korea Can Strike Most Of The Homeland

A South Korea defence ministry official told Reuters the military was watching the situation in the North closely but did not provide more information because it was classified. The secretive North's leader, Kim Jong Un, supervised the midnight launch of the missile on Friday night and called it a "stern warning" to the United States that it would ...

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  • 40 children taken to hospitals after chemical leak at YMCA pool
40 children taken to hospitals after chemical leak at YMCA pool

The victims were transported to Duke University Hospital or Duke Regional Hospital. "Where those two chemicals mixed, there was a leak". Durham FD later determined that Sodium Hypochlorite was the chemical that leaked, not chlorine. " Everybody came out coughing, choking, spitting up and then they told everybody to get out of the pool and then ...

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  • British construction activity weakens in July
British construction activity weakens in July

A reading above 50 on the index indicates expansion, while one below the benchmark denotes contraction. But the latest figures offered a glimmer of hope, also revealing an increase in employment for the 12th consecutive month. interest rates, rising prices for raw materials and greater competition. "Weaker expansion was registered across both m...

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  • Knicks Star Carmelo Anthony Addresses Trade Rumors
Knicks Star Carmelo Anthony Addresses Trade Rumors

That's according to the New York Post's Marc Berman , who reported Tuesday that " sources indicate Anthony only wishes to waive his no-trade clause to go to the Rockets ". "We'll see when I get there and start working out with the guys". As for the departure of team president Phil Jackson , whom Anthony famously feuded with, the 10-time...

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  • 'Get Out:' NAACP Warns People Of Color Against Travel In Missouri
'Get Out:' NAACP Warns People Of Color Against Travel In Missouri

In addition to SB 43, the Missouri NAACP pointed to other examples of allegedly racist attacks on black people, including the case of Tory Sanford, a black, 28-year-old Tennessee man who died in a Mississippi County jail cell southeast Missouri hours after his arrest for making a wrong turn.

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  • Syrian evacuation under way at Lebanon-Syria border
Syrian evacuation under way at Lebanon-Syria border

An al-Qaida-linked militant group released three Hezbollah fighters on Wednesday, following two days of hostage negotiations with the Lebanese government, Reuters reported . The Lebanese government has until now taken the position that any refugee returns to Syria should be co-ordinated with the United Nations, which has registered more than one m...

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  • After serious allegations, Imran Khan vows to emerge 'stronger'
After serious allegations, Imran Khan vows to emerge 'stronger'

Further, Ayesha also resigned from the party and praised Nawaz Sharif for respecting women. "My challenge to the Sharif-MSR [Mir Shakeelur Rehman, the owner of Jang/Geo group] mafia is: Do your worst, stoop as low as you can, me and my struggle-hardened party will become ever stronger", Imran tweeted Wednesday night instead of directly responding...

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  • Brazil's President survives bribery charge vote
Brazil's President survives bribery charge vote

On Tuesday, the Chamber of Deputies will hear a complete report on the case, reports Xinhua news agency. The Workers' Party and other opposition members accused Temer of turning the congress into a bazaar as he sought to buy the votes of hesitant lawmakers.

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  • US Governors urge Trump to make health insurance payments
US Governors urge Trump to make health insurance payments

And BlueCross BlueShield of North Carolina earlier requested a 22.9 percent average increase. Cynthia Cox, a health policy expert with the Kaiser Family Foundation , said that's likely too late to affect next year's insurance rates. While Senate Republicans' efforts to overhaul the health care system failed last week, lawmakers are still worki...

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  • Harvard Law alumni directory lists Scaramucci as dead
Harvard Law alumni directory lists Scaramucci as dead

New Yorker reporter Ryan Lizza dashed Scaramucci's claim that he and the Wall Street financier are "old family friends". Neither Guilfoyle nor Fox News responded to requests for comment. He said he wasn't able to get a flight back to NY in time. When Scaramucci offered to resign last weekend, the president said it wasn't necessary. Scaramucci,...

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  • Wild Fire Smoke Lowers Lane County Air Quality
Wild Fire Smoke Lowers Lane County Air Quality

That also makes the health risk hard to predict but Metro Vancouver Air Quality Planner Geoff Doerksen says it's best to play it safe. The Lower Mainland, though farther from the fires, has not been spared, as winds from the Interior push wildfire smoke through the valleys to the coast creating high risk conditions.

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  • Inland Empire braces for more flash flooding
Inland Empire braces for more flash flooding

A flash flood watch means conditions may develop that lead to flash flooding, according to the National Weather Service . "Due to abundant moisture throughout the atmosphere, there will be the potential for intense downpours with any thunderstorms".

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  • Tillerson says U.S. is willing to talk to North Korea
Tillerson says U.S. is willing to talk to North Korea

We do not see an accelerated unification of the peninsula. "What we have to do is to prepare all options because the President has made clear to us that he will not accept a nuclear power in North Korea and a threat that can target the United States and target the American population", CNN quoted National Security Adviser H.R.

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  • Grandmother charged with murder after child dies in dog attack
Grandmother charged with murder after child dies in dog attack

Sandra supposedly attempted to shield the child and pull him away from the dogs. She then is alleged to have taken the child to a location where she picked up his mother and they went to the urgent care facility. Let alone babysit within the presence of the two pit bull dogs? "Loud dogs, barking dogs, dogs chasing someone-but never a bite". A...

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  • Bachelor, widower, virgin? Bihar hospital asks staff in marital declaration form
Bachelor, widower, virgin? Bihar hospital asks staff in marital declaration form

The Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences (IGIMS), Patna, has asked its employees to declare if they are virgin and if they are having only one living wife in a marital status declaration form. Established in November 1983, the IGIMS is an autonomous organisation under the government of Bihar, on the pattern of All India Institute of Medica...

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  • United States successfully tests ICBM following North Korea missile launch
United States successfully tests ICBM following North Korea missile launch

The test was meant to validate the weapon system's effectiveness, readiness and accuracy, US Air Force Global Strike Command announced. North Korea has alarmed the worldwide community by the pace and progress of its missile development program, and in July leader Kim Jong Un conducted two tests of an ICBM - the first time he had demonstrated IC...

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  • Anthony Scaramucci was dead before his time, and Harvard's said sorry
Anthony Scaramucci was dead before his time, and Harvard's said sorry

The Mooch was sacked after just 10 days on the job-by incoming Chief of Staff and former Gen. John Kelly , who had just replaced Reince Priebus-the man Scaramucci spent his brief tenure chasing out of the White House . According to a Huffington Post report on why Scaramucci "lost his cool", the former Wall Streeter attended dinner with the Tru...

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  • Banco De Chile (BCH) Lowered to
Banco De Chile (BCH) Lowered to "Hold" at ValuEngine

UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. now owns 581,822 shares of the bank's stock worth $12,724,000 after buying an additional 93,468 shares in the last quarter. The indicated annual dividend is $0.13. Consequently Banco Santander Brasil Sa (NYSE:BSBR)'s weekly and monthly volatility is 2.52%, 2.20% respectively.

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  • Hip-hop legend charged with murdering homeless man
Hip-hop legend charged with murdering homeless man

The 55-year-old man, who police would not identify until they notified his family, was found on the sidewalk and taken to Bellevue Hospital Center where he was pronounced dead. The group rose to prominence in the 80s and are credited as being one of the most influential hip hop acts. Legendary Bronx DJ Grandmaster Flash formed the Furious Five af...

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  • Trump signs sanctions bill on Russia, Iran, DPRK
Trump signs sanctions bill on Russia, Iran, DPRK

Mid-July, the eldest son of the u.s. president had admitted to having met a year ago the lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya , which had been presented to you as an emissary of the Russian government in possession of potentially compromising information about Hillary Clinton .

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  • Wife of new Mueller appointee steps aside from Trump lawsuits
Wife of new Mueller appointee steps aside from Trump lawsuits

Russian officials have denied meddling in the US election, and Trump denies any collusion by his campaign. Federal Bureau of Investigation director in September 2013 by President Barack Obama. In addition, from the law firm where Mueller worked before becoming Special Counsel, and from where he recruited several attorneys to work with him, the "e...

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  • Test missile launched from California coast
Test missile launched from California coast

Flight data on North Korea's most recent test, conducted late last week, showed that a broad part of the mainland United States, including Los Angeles and Chicago, is now in range of Pyongyang's weapons, according to analysts. USA intelligence officials has been continuously montoring the North Korean submarine movements and detected that Sang-O ...

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  • NY to share information about voters with Trump commission probing voter fraud
NY to share information about voters with Trump commission probing voter fraud

NY will comply with the White House's request to share its voter data with President Trump's commission on voter fraud, the state Board of Elections announced Wednesday. "It's going through the normal process, but my understanding is the process is moving forward with complying with it", said Board of Elections spokesman Thomas Connolly.

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  • Arkansas Man Arrested for Alleged Sexual Abuse of Pet Donkey
Arkansas Man Arrested for Alleged Sexual Abuse of Pet Donkey

The donkeys' owners told police they'd been having trouble with people harassing their pets on Cheri Whitlock Drive for three years, according to the documents. The Whitaker family allegedly saw him on the camera at around 1.30am on July 16 and called police. After he was discovered, Compton said he was just feeding the donkeys carrots and denied t...

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  • Palestinian who murdered Jewish lover claims political motivation, but doubts persist
Palestinian who murdered Jewish lover claims political motivation, but doubts persist

Police at the end of May received a report of her disappearance, launching a missing persons investigation. Police said that based on both of their Facebook pages, the couple had meant to get engaged and be married. He reportedly said: 'I wanted to kidnap her and swap her for the prisoners'. Investigators believe the murder was not politically mo...

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  • Venezuela inflated turnout in controversial vote: election firm
Venezuela inflated turnout in controversial vote: election firm

The company, which has provided voting technology in Venezuela since 2004 and been praised by the government in the past, said the difference between the actual participation rate and the official result was "at least 1m votes". Smartmatic CEO Antonio Mugica announced the discrepancy Wednesday but did not say whether his company's figures were high...

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