• Twitter plea helps save Houston seniors stuck in Hurricane Harvey floodwaters
Twitter plea helps save Houston seniors stuck in Hurricane Harvey floodwaters

Relatives of the nursing home's owner posted the photo on Twitter, hoping they could get emergency help and they did. His wife, Kimberly McIntosh, said her mother sent the picture at 9 a.m. "It's never even flooded past the sidewalk,"Kimberly said". "She loves (the patients) like her family", she said. "Latest update on La Vita Bella home...

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  • NAFTA,
NAFTA, "the worst agreement ever signed" to Donald Trump

Trump promised to build his signature wall along the U.S. -Mexico border, calling it "absolutely necessary". Speaking at a campaign rally last week in Arizona, the president said he didn't believe the US could reach an agreement to renegotiate the trilateral trade deal.

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  • United Kingdom opposition to offer soft Brexit
United Kingdom opposition to offer soft Brexit

The shift in Labour's policy comes as Britain prepares for another round of negotiations in Brussels today, which European Union officials have signalled are unlikely to yield much progress. Britain voted to leave the European Union in a referendum last year and Prime Minister Theresa May issued a formal notification in March, starting a two-year...

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  • 'Mahagathbandhan' just fighting for existence: BJP on RJD's rally
'Mahagathbandhan' just fighting for existence: BJP on RJD's rally

According to JD (U ) spokesman K C Tyagi, Yadav stands to lose his Rajya Sabha seat as well as his membership of the party. Party General Secretary KC Tyagi further wrote in the letter that since JD (U) broke its alliance with RJD and joined hands with BJP to form the new government in the state, Sharad has been deliberately violating the party ...

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  • When, where to watch PV Sindhu-Nozomi Okuhara final
When, where to watch PV Sindhu-Nozomi Okuhara final

Sindhu netted to give Okuhara a second match point, and the Japanese opened the court to make a drop-shot victor. It held the nerves and finally the Japanese showing her "Samurai" side won the final game and claimed the Gold medal. Where will thePV Sindhu vs Nozomi Okuhara final be played? Both players showed signs of fatigue in the third, but ...

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  • Mass clashes in Myanmar
Mass clashes in Myanmar

At least 89 people were killed as Rohingya militants besieged border posts in northern Rakhine State of Myanmar on Friday. The government said it was investigating whether members of global aid groups had been involved in an alleged siege by the insurgents of a village in Rakhine.

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  • Texas dog prepares for Harvey by carrying bag of food
Texas dog prepares for Harvey by carrying bag of food

A Texas golden retriever mix carrying a large bag of dog food following Harvey has gone viral. Photos are emerging of Hurricane Harvey hammering the U.S. In less than a day, the photo was reposted more than 27,000 times. The Chronicle tells the happy story of Otis reuniting with his owner. Otis's owner goes on to say that the fearless dog...

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  • Tillerson says Trump 'speaks for himself' on Charlottesville protests
Tillerson says Trump 'speaks for himself' on Charlottesville protests

We represent America's values, our commitment to freedom, our commitment to equal treatment to people the world over. A United Nations committee this week criticized the "failure at the highest political level of the United States of America to unequivocally reject and condemn the racist violent events and demonstrations".

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  • Barcelona mayor urges citizens to join rally
Barcelona mayor urges citizens to join rally

Claimed by the organization islamic State (IS), the terrorist attacks in Catalonia were perpetrated by six Moroccans between the ages of 17 to 24 years who grew up together in the small Catalan town of Ripoll . Spain's King Felipe VI, Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy, and representatives of all major Spanish political parties also joined the Satu...

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  • NY sending emergency teams to assist with Harvey
NY sending emergency teams to assist with Harvey

The government's medical preparations come as President Trump prepares to face his first natural disaster as president. More than 40 Red Cross emergency response vehicles are activated with more on alert. The storm made landfall late Friday as a powerful Category 4 hurricane. The Red Cross has 20 shelters already set up in Texas, but because ...

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  • White House Denies Kushner Said Settlement Freeze Could Bring Down Netanyahu
White House Denies Kushner Said Settlement Freeze Could Bring Down Netanyahu

Trump also faces a range of crises in addition to controversies at home that may make it hard for him to focus on the complexities of a major Israeli-Palestinian peace push. "We told them, let's make peace so there won't be any more martyrs or any more prisoners and then we won't need to pay them a salary". Therefore، she continued، "We are not g...

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  • Venezuela begins military drill amid stepped up USA hostility
Venezuela begins military drill amid stepped up USA hostility

The White House says in a statement that the measures "are carefully calibrated to deny the Maduro dictatorship a critical source of financing to maintain its illegitimate rule, protect the United States financial system from complicity in Venezuela's corruption and in the impoverishment of the Venezuelan people, and allow for humanitarian assi...

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  • Syrian army allows IS militants to evacuate Qalamoun region
Syrian army allows IS militants to evacuate Qalamoun region

The ceasefire took effect at 7:00 a.m. local time (0400 GMT) on Sunday, a week into the offensive. Lebanese militant group Hezbollah , which had simultaneously launched its own assault against IS from the Syrian side of the border, also declared a ceasefire today.

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  • Protests after 'godman' Ram Rahim Singh's rape conviction kill at least 14
Protests after 'godman' Ram Rahim Singh's rape conviction kill at least 14

Legal analysts said the burly and bearded Singh, a flamboyant man who has a rock star image, could face a seven-year jail sentence. At least 14 people were killed, a lot of them in Panchkula town where the court returned its verdict on Singh, a federal interior ministry official said.

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  • Eight dead as rebels storm police camp in Kashmir
Eight dead as rebels storm police camp in Kashmir

Two police and one CRPF personnel have been martyred in the attack. "Exchange of fire is still going on and complete details will be shared once the gunfight ends", the official said. DGP SP Vaidya said that it was a bad day for the security forces who had to suffer heavy losses. The fidayeen attack at Pulwama bears the fingerprints of Jais...

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  • North Korea fires three ballistic missiles toward East Sea
North Korea fires three ballistic missiles toward East Sea

In recent weeks the North has threatened to fire a salvo of missiles toward the US Pacific territory of Guam, but has since backed away from the plan and tensions have eased. On Tuesday, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson openly said in Washington that, "I am pleased to see that the regime in Pyongyang has certainly demonstrated some level of ...

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  • People Arrested After Newborn's Found Where Pregnant Woman Went Missing
People Arrested After Newborn's Found Where Pregnant Woman Went Missing

Last seen helping a neighbor on Saturday, Fargo Police Chief David Todd released a statement Friday reporting two of the apartment's residents William Henry Hoehn, 32, and Brooke Lynn Crews, 38, have been arrested and charged with conspiracy to commit kidnapping.

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  • What's Dividing Trump And McConnell
What's Dividing Trump And McConnell

Congress only has until the end of September to raise the debt ceiling and pass a spending bill to prevent a government shutdown. "After 7 years of hearing Repeal & Replace, why not done?" McConnell, after the story , said he and the White House have shared goals.

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  • U.S. says North Korea missiles failed in flight, exploded on launch
U.S. says North Korea missiles failed in flight, exploded on launch

The rival Koreas recently saw their always testy relationship get worse after Pyongyang and U.S. President Donald Trump traded warlike threats. The JCS said South Korea and USA militaries were analyzing the launch and didn't immediately provide more details.

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  • Metro Vancouver bridge tolls to be lifted September 1
Metro Vancouver bridge tolls to be lifted September 1

The changes will take effect on Friday, September 1st, just in time for people travelling to and from Vancouver for the long weekend. Here we go again, having to pay more out of our tax dollars to support that impossible cluster pook in Vancouver, which is the NDP's home nest, filled with recently tickled residents promised a break on bridge toll...

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  • Schumacher's son to demonstrate '94 title-winning auto at Spa
Schumacher's son to demonstrate '94 title-winning auto at Spa

As well as the changes to the suspension, Ferrari has made some revisions to its wings and floor too. Vettel hopes that the improvements Ferrari has made, allied to the aggressive choice of tyres Pirelli is bringing, should deliver the team a better result than it produced at the British Grand Prix last month.

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  • Harvey causes heavy damage small town of Rockport, Texas
Harvey causes heavy damage small town of Rockport, Texas

The hotel he was staying in for shelter was almost blown apart by the storm's 130-mile-per-hour sustained winds, along with higher gusts. President Trump has already signed a disaster proclamation, making federal funds available to state and local officials for relief efforts.

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  • Multiple deaths in M1 motorway crash
Multiple deaths in M1 motorway crash

The collision happened between a minibus and two heavy goods vehicles travelling on the southbound carriageway around 3:15am, close to junction 14. Thames Valley Police (TVP) said the minibus is believed to have travelled from the Nottingham area.

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  • Qatar restores its diplomatic relation with Iran despite demands by Arab nations
Qatar restores its diplomatic relation with Iran despite demands by Arab nations

He said the Foreign Ministry was to pave the path for familiarity of Iranian holdings, private sector and entrepreneurs with foreign counterparts and markets as well as for exploiting the potentials offered by the Islamic Republic of Iran in major arenas.

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  • US Soldier Feared Dead After Black Hawk Helicopter Crash in Yemen
US Soldier Feared Dead After Black Hawk Helicopter Crash in Yemen

Last month, a military transport plane crash killing 16 service members including elite special operations forces in northern Mississippi. One U.S. service member is missing after a U.S. It's unclear what caused the Black Hawk to crash. The U.S.is waging a campaign against an arm of the al-Qaida terrorist group that has secured, in the words o...

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  • Trump Hits Back At James Clapper, Who Questioned POTUS' Fitness For Office
Trump Hits Back At James Clapper, Who Questioned POTUS' Fitness For Office

Trump tweeted at 9:15 a.m., the sixth of seven Twitter posts he wrote or shared that morning. "Will he show you his attractive letter to me?", Trump tweeted. "I hand-wrote nearly identical short notes to each of the two candidates to accompany the first brief as President-elect; only one actually got deployed - the one to him", he said.

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  • India opts to bowl in 2nd ODI vs
India opts to bowl in 2nd ODI vs

Sri Lanka had earlier made 236/8 in their fifty overs before a rain shower shortened the India chase. "We will try out different players in different slots to get the best exposure to get the best out of each player". Chameeras selection over Pushpakumara is a conundrum only the selectors can answer. That was until MS Dhoni and Bhuvaneshwar ...

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  • Nikki Hayley: International Inspectors Must See Iranian Military Sites
Nikki Hayley: International Inspectors Must See Iranian Military Sites

Zarif said that Haley's visit with the objective of pressing the agency undermines the agency's independence. The IAEA closed its 12-year investigation into whether Iran had a secret nuclear weapons program in December 2015 after producing a report that strongly suggested Iran did have such a program until 2003.

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  • Trump adviser Gary Cohn reportedly considered quitting following Charlottesville
Trump adviser Gary Cohn reportedly considered quitting following Charlottesville

Q: Since the president is going full-court press threatening a shut down over funding of the wall, does that mean he is abandoning any efforts to negotiate with Mexico any payment for construction? Cohn was standing with three other officials behind Trump in the lobby of Trump Tower in New York City on August 15 when the president made his latt...

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  • Trump's Border Wall Could Cause A Government Shutdown
Trump's Border Wall Could Cause A Government Shutdown

The national debt is fast approaching $20 trillion with China being the nation's largest creditor. In a Friday morning rant it took President Trump just eleven minutes to go from lamenting that eight Democrats control the Senate thanks to the filibuster and he won't be able to get any bills passed, to bragging that he has passed more bills than...

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  • Rs 500 Crore Relief for Bihar: PM Modi conducted Aerial Survey
Rs 500 Crore Relief for Bihar: PM Modi conducted Aerial Survey

This is the first visit by the Prime Minister to Bihar since Nitish Kumar ditched the alliance with Lalu Prasad's RJD and hitched up with the NDA. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday announced an immediate relief of Rs 500 crore for flood-hit Bihar where the toll has risen to 418, ANI reported.

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  • Sebastian Gorka Quits White House Post With Angry Salvo At Enemies
Sebastian Gorka Quits White House Post With Angry Salvo At Enemies

Gorka is in a position of great importance and public trust". All throughout his time serving in the White House , Gorka faced the unmitigated wrath of the Left-driven mainstream media for his strict stances on national security issues and his proposals for how to squelch the threat that radical Islamic terrorism poses.

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  • American woman quits her job straight after winning $1 billion Powerball prize
American woman quits her job straight after winning $1 billion Powerball prize

He said the Chicopee store will receive $50,000 for selling the winning ticket, he said. He said the store in Watertown did sell a ticket that won a $1 million prize. The victor of the $758.7 million Powerball jackpot has come forward to claim her prize - and she has already quit her job. After someone wins the jackpot, the prize will drop to $...

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  • Hurricane Harvey Leaves 15000 Travelers Stranded on Cruise Ships
Hurricane Harvey Leaves 15000 Travelers Stranded on Cruise Ships

Hurricane Harvey is causing many to ditch their weekend plans and head for safety. The Port of Galveston is closed, and will remain closed until the Category 4 hurricane passes and a post-storm assessment is completed, KENS reported .

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  • Trump calls out Sen. Corker in tweet, says 'Tennessee not happy'
Trump calls out Sen. Corker in tweet, says 'Tennessee not happy'

During the 2016 presidential election, Corker worked as a foreign policy adviser to Trump , and is now the chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. Trump argued that the legislation was unconstitutional and said it would damage his presidency. I'm not talking high level government stuff, or healthcare, I'm talking being a Republican ...

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