• Oil Prices Steady As Saudi Cuts September Supplies
Oil Prices Steady As Saudi Cuts September Supplies

Light, sweet crude for September delivery settled down 22 cents, or 0.4%, to $49.17 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange. That is reportedly the first cut to Asia since the cartel production-reduction pledge. Officials from a joint OPEC and non-OPEC technical committee are meeting in Abu Dhabi on Tuesday to discuss ways to increase complian...

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  • Trump launches
Trump launches "real" TV news with former CNN commentator

The 90-second news of the week video-anchored last week by the President's daughter-in-law Lara Trump-highlights events that occurred over the seven-day period. A former CNN commentator is now being featured as the host of an mock-TV news report touting President Trump's successes in what is being dubbed "Trump TV" on his official campaign Faceboo...

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  • Guam officials say it's safe from North Korea
Guam officials say it's safe from North Korea

The aim, he continued, was "to contain the USA major military bases on Guam including the Anderson Air Force Base, in which the US strategic bombers, which get on the nerves of the DPRK and threaten and blackmail it through their frequent visits to the sky above south Korea , are stationed and to send a serious warning signal to the U.S".

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  • US May Launch Airstrikes Against ISIS in the Philippines
US May Launch Airstrikes Against ISIS in the Philippines

Duterte welcomed the American and said he said he knew the US was concerned about Pyongyang's missile program. Mr Duterte, speaking about his meetings with Mr Tillerson and Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop, said the discussions revolved "mostly" around terrorism , and that human rights came up "only in passing".

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  • N. Korea Refuse to End Nuclear Program
N. Korea Refuse to End Nuclear Program

During the Association of Southeast Asian Nations ( ASEAN ) meetings this week, all eyes have been on Ri as representative of North Korea (Democratic People's Republic of Korea), given rising tensions due to the country's missile tests. China had always been perceived as delaying negotiations with the association for the maritime code to allow it...

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  • Haley won't confirm 'classified information' in story Trump retweeted
Haley won't confirm 'classified information' in story Trump retweeted

But Haley was asked about a story published on FoxNews.com that reported that USA spy agencies detected North Korea loading two anti-ship cruise missiles onto a patrol boat on its east coast - signs that threats and sanctions may not be curbing North Korean aggression.

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  • French soldiers hit by vehicle in Paris
French soldiers hit by vehicle in Paris

The officers were standing by their vehicle at about 8am at Place de Verdun not far from the town hall in Levallois-Perret. Two of those injured are in a serious condition. France is on high alert after a string of terrorist attacks over the past eighteen months. Patrick Balkany, the mayor of Levallois-Perret, told BFMTV that a BMW parked nearb...

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  • Maratha Kranti Morcha Silent Protest March Takes Off In Mumbai
Maratha Kranti Morcha Silent Protest March Takes Off In Mumbai

Farm Loans should be waived off. In another development, opposition MLAs are on their way to support the silent march taken out by the Maratha community, but those leading the march have warned polticians from both the opposition as well as the ruling party to stay away.

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  • On-air gaffe as Malcolm Roberts adds to confusion over his citizenship
On-air gaffe as Malcolm Roberts adds to confusion over his citizenship

Apart from Roberts' future, these include ruling on the filling of the places of two Greens senators, Larissa Waters and Scott Ludlam, who resigned because they discovered they were dual nationals, and considering the eligibility of the Nationals' Matt Canavan, whose mother signed him up as an Italian citizen.

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  • Sydney drug raids 'only the beginning'
Sydney drug raids 'only the beginning'

Nine men and a woman were arrested in Sydney following raids early this morning, while five men were arrested in the United Arab Emirates. Law enforcement agents in the UAE took part in a simultaneous operation with Australian Federal Police that led to the arrest of five members of an worldwide crime syndicate.

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  • US, Japan, Australia tell PHL: Use court victory in sea dispute
US, Japan, Australia tell PHL: Use court victory in sea dispute

Vietnam urged other Southeast Asian nations to take a stronger stand against Chinese expansionism in the South China Sea , as a tense regional security forum began Saturday with North Korea also under fire over its nuclear programme. The ministers spoke highly of the achieved early harvests, including the establishment of hotline communications am...

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  • Venezuela's top court orders jailing of opposition mayor
Venezuela's top court orders jailing of opposition mayor

In a similar move, on Sunday, Venezuela's chief prosecutor was sacked and ordered to stand trial . Organisations like National Electoral Council (CNE), the Supreme Court of Justice (TSJ) and the National Assembly came under attack. Maradona's support comes in the face of a deepening political crisis in Venezuela. In a joint declaration rel...

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  • Chicago sues Trump administration over sanctuary city plan
Chicago sues Trump administration over sanctuary city plan

Chicago and its high murder rate have been frequently criticized by Trump, and cracking down on illegal immigration was a theme of his 2016 presidential campaign. "And as those decades of experience show, that kind of trust, once lost, is lost forever". The lawsuit, filed in U.S. District Court, said the federal policies force the nation's third ...

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  • President Trump to return to NYC next week for meetings
President Trump to return to NYC next week for meetings

And what of the days when rave reviews of Trump were nowhere to be found? The only other USA president who held a below 50 percent approval rating six months after assuming the post was Bill Clinton who got 44 percent approval rating in 1993.

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  • Dipak Mishra Appointed As Next Chief Justice Of India
Dipak Mishra Appointed As Next Chief Justice Of India

As reported by DNA, outgoing CJI JS Khehar had recommended his name as his successor last month. He was also in the bench that ordered the playing of the national anthem at the beginning of a film in movie theatres, a decision that riled a lot of free thinking people in the country.

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  • Gaza rocket hits southern Israel, no casualties
Gaza rocket hits southern Israel, no casualties

Israel and Hamas are observing a cease-fire fragile since the end of the war of 2014, the third since the islamist movement palestinian took power in the Gaza strip in 2007. But in an Arabic-language Facebook post late Monday, COGAT said it would allow in "businessmen and others who want to improve and strengthen the economy, infrastructure and hum...

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  • Escaped inmate Branden Lee Powell kills himself in parents OH home
Escaped inmate Branden Lee Powell kills himself in parents OH home

After a weekend of combing for clues, police located Powell in the basement crawl space of his parents' home in a rural area of Antwerp on Monday around 6 p.m. Authorities say that Powell - wearing leg shackles and handcuffs - put the officer in a headlock when he jumped over the seat and ordered him to remove his restraints at gunpoint.

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  • Calvin College finishes 3rd in 2016-17 NCAA III Men's Basketball attendance
Calvin College finishes 3rd in 2016-17 NCAA III Men's Basketball attendance

The Big Ten had five of the top 13 schools nationally in attendance, including Wisconsin (6), Maryland (7), in (9), Nebraska (11) and Michigan State (13). United Kingdom was one of only three schools with at least 300,000 fans at its home games. Syracuse averaged 21,181 fans for its 21 home games this past season.

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  • David Letterman Returning to TV With Netflix Talk Show
David Letterman Returning to TV With Netflix Talk Show

In July, Letterman said the country should depose President Donald Trump . There is no list of guests so far and, more importantly, we'll just have to see if he keeps the beard. Top 10 Reasons Fans of Late-Night Comedy Are Having a Good Morning... It will be produced by RadicalMedia and Letterman's Worldwide Pants. The new series, now ...

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  • USA government report warns of drastic impact of climate change
USA government report warns of drastic impact of climate change

The Trump administration received a copy of the most recent draft of the report several weeks ago, senior administration officials said. Katharine Hayhoe , who also worked on the report, confirmed it had been on the Internet the entire time , public and available.

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  • ASEAN Communiqué Stalls Amid Disagreement on S. China Sea Stance
ASEAN Communiqué Stalls Amid Disagreement on S. China Sea Stance

Philippine Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano said earlier that the ASEAN ministers were divided over a USA proposal to remove North Korea from the ASEAN Regional Forum , a 27-member grouping that includes the North, along with its most bitter adversaries - South Korea, the United States and Japan.

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  • Trump Endorses Strange in Heated Alabama Senate Race — WHOA
Trump Endorses Strange in Heated Alabama Senate Race — WHOA

President Trump tweeted, "Senator Luther Strange has done a great job representing the people of the Great State of Alabama". Unusual and his allies also have made Mr. Strange, who was appointed to replace Jeff Sessions as Alabama's U.S. Senator in February, has been locked in a crowded and heated battle that appears to have become a three man ra...

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  • Damning climate change report leaked amid fears Trump administration could suppress it
Damning climate change report leaked amid fears Trump administration could suppress it

The report's authors also described a link between climate change and severe weather events. The report is published every four years under the National Climate Assessment. "We're not saying that climate change is not real - it is real", Haley said. The President said the decision was to protect American jobs and he promised to protect the ...

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  • Man Who Drew Gun on Interstate 35E Arrested: Lancaster Police
Man Who Drew Gun on Interstate 35E Arrested: Lancaster Police

According to CBSDFW, no arrests have been made at this time but they are now tracking down the driver with the video. A Texas driver who was caught on video pulling a gun on a fellow motorist turned himself in to authorities Monday afternoon after the video made its rounds on the internet.

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  • Cheetos Opens Restaurant in NY
Cheetos Opens Restaurant in NY

As expected, all of the dishes served will be infused with - you guessed it - Cheetos. Celebrity chef Anne Burrell , the spiky-blonde haired co-host of Food Network's Worst Cooks in America , created the menu. It was their creativity that inspired the pop-up, according to Ryan Matiyow, senior director of marketing of Frito-Lay, the Pepsi divisi...

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  • Carlos Vela heading to LAFC as first DP in club history
Carlos Vela heading to LAFC as first DP in club history

LAFC won't start playing until next February, so it might have to loan Vela to another team for six months. Rumors say the deal is already in place and that Vela will be officially announced as a new MLS signing in the next 48 hours. Vela, 28, has been one of Sociedad's most influential players since joining from Arsenal in 2012, scoring 72 go...

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  • Police capture man wanted in deadly officer shooting
Police capture man wanted in deadly officer shooting

McCarthy was convicted of stabbing Michael Pawlick, 23 at the time, during a fight involving at least seven young men at Maple and Auburn streets in Manchester. Missouri Highway Patrol Sgt. Bill Lowe told KSHB-TV that Clinton Officer Gary Michael died late Sunday after stopping a driver near Clinton, about 75 miles southeast of Kansas City.

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  • Corbyn Calls for Dialogue Not Violence in Venezuela
Corbyn Calls for Dialogue Not Violence in Venezuela

And he would only say he condemned violence "by any side" - failing to directly criticise the President or accept his socialist policies had failed . But no. She was so desperate to wade into the debate and attack the Labour Party left that she fell for a ridiculously obvious bit of Tory concern trolling.

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  • Sonia Gandhi Expresses Concern Over Rise Of 'Self-Vigilantism', Defends Liberty
Sonia Gandhi Expresses Concern Over Rise Of 'Self-Vigilantism', Defends Liberty

She said throwing stones was a cowardly act against the person who had gone to console the people suffering due to the floods, PTI reported. "All this taken together is the biggest threat to liberty, and is the enemy of pluralism and diversity".

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  • Tillerson: N. Korea must stop missile launches if it wants talks
Tillerson: N. Korea must stop missile launches if it wants talks

The UN Security Council sanctions sends a strong message in this regard, she said. It also says the country will take "action of justice" but did not elaborate on what that might entail. United States stocks fell, with the S&P 500 at a session low after Trump's comment, while a widely followed measure of stock market anxiety spiked higher an...

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  • John Oliver Rips
John Oliver Rips "Vitamin D Deficient Minion" Stephen Miller to Shreds

In the sketch, which uses real footage from the briefing featuring CNN reporter Jim Acosta , Shore's Miller presents some "alternative facts" about the Statue of Liberty. Case in point: The "Fast & Furious" movies didn't always have the Rock . "That's why they added the f*cking Rock". And now we have another newly employed name to add the lis...

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  • Iran's Rouhani presents new ministers to parliament
Iran's Rouhani presents new ministers to parliament

Rouhani has kept roughly half of his Cabinet ministers, including Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, Labor and Social Welfare Minister Ali Rabiei, Oil Minister Bijan Zangeneh, Agriculture Minister Mahmoud Hojjati, Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alavi, Health and Medical Education Minister Hassan Ghazizadeh Hashemi, Roads and Urban Development Mi...

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  • Trump's support is crumbling, while approval rating dips further
Trump's support is crumbling, while approval rating dips further

On Monday, a morning CNN interview with Sen. President Trump took to Twitter on Monday morning to declare that his political base is "bigger & stronger than ever before" despite recent polling - which he branded "fake" - that shows a drop-off in support.

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  • IL governor signs law to honor Barack Obama's birthday
IL governor signs law to honor Barack Obama's birthday

Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner said on Monday he was holding off issuance of up to $6 billion of bonds to help pay down the state's more than $14 billion in overdue bills despite the state comptroller's public plea for the debt sale. In a video and statement on Monday, Mendoza said Illinois' bill backlog is costing residents $2 million a day in l...

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  • No explosives found after Brussels vehicle scare
No explosives found after Brussels vehicle scare

She declined to identify the suspect, but said he was a Rwandan national born in 1981 who was not previously known to police. A witness described police destroying the tyres of a Citroen Picasso in the Belgian capital, Brussels. After being stopped, the driver "immediately declared he had explosives in the vehicle", a spokesman for the Brussels...

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