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Nation bids farewell to longest serving Vice President M Hamid Ansari

On Thursday, referring to Ansari's background as a diplomat, the Prime Minister credited the outgoing vice president with giving him added perspective on visits...


Dow Jones stumbles on Trump's North Korea threats

It was the biggest percentage loss since mid-June. "The markets are looking for direction after Wednesday's sharp moves and geopolitical concerns will domin...


Trump moves to declare opioid crisis national emergency

There's never been anything like whats happened to this country over the last four or five years. "What it could mean though is Trump and his attorney general J...


Trump Hotel DC Has Profited Nearly $2 Million This Year

The Trump Organization expected the hotel to lose $2 million in the first four months of 2017. "The Trump International is, if not the, then one of the top ...


India, China flag meeting remain inconclusive

In the Border Personnel Meeting (BPM) attended by Major General rank officers from both sides, India insisted that the face-off could be resolved through simult...


Police officer wounded in New York City responding to call

It began when a woman called 911 telling the dispatcher her son was acting erratically but he was not violent, was not armed and she needed help. She claimed he...


Scattered storms start the weekend

Thursday for Minco, Chickasha and Rush Springs areas. If you're fond of the Sunday lie-in, though, you might miss it, as heavy cloud cover will start to make...


Venezuela: US sanctions members of Nicolas Maduro's constituent assembly

Energy sector sanctions, which could cripple Venezuela's already ailing economy, are still being considered, USA officials said. In his remarks, the Venezuel...


2 trains collide in Egypt, killing at least 25

Friday's crash was the latest in a series of deadly accidents that have claimed hundreds of lives over the years. "The rescue team is now searching for surviv...


Guam a pawn in US-North Korea confrontations - academic

Some 42,800 FIlipinos live in Guam , which is home to a US military base and sits approximately 2,500 km away from the Philippines. The U.S. planes, which we...


Spain could overtake Greece in Migrants in flow

Greece , meanwhile, has had just over 12,000 migrant sea arrivals in 2017, a huge drop from the 160,000 seen at the same point in 2016. At least 121 refugees ...


Kenya: incumbent Uhuru Kenyatta declared victor of general election

President Kenyatta, 55, is a wealthy businessman and the son of Kenya's first president. At least four have died this week since the vote as a result of vio...


New Hampshire hospital evacuated due to 'unknown odour'

Video from Sky7 showed a large staging area outside the hospital with several people on stretchers undergoing treatment. A cause had yet to be determined, she...


N.Korea Details Plans to Attack Guam

North Koreans attend a rally in Pyongyang on Thursday to denounce the UN Security Council resolution imposing fresh sanctions on North Korea for its recent test...


Drivers cheat death when vehicle plunges seven stories onto SUV

The BMW came to rest upside down on its roof. GTT Parking, the garage's owner, said a similar incident happened in September 2016 in the same garage, but on a...


Armed police descend on hotel in Salford after child hit by vehicle

One witness to the incident said: "All I know is someone, reportedly a young child, was hit at least twice by a vehicle in the auto park". Paramedics and poli...


Future Efforts to Combat Climate Change

Globally, temperatures were up nearly a full degree over the average measured from 1981 to 2010. The planet was hotter in 2016 than any year since record-keep...


Kenya is waiting with bated breath to find out its next president

Opposition candidate Raila Odinga , who is trailing behind incumbent Uhuru Kenyatta , on Wednesday claimed massive hacking of an electronic system for sendi...


US Says Putin Visit To Georgia's Abkhazia Region Was 'Inappropriate'

He reportedly added: "We reliably guarantee the security, self-sufficiency, and independence of Abkhazia". Russian Federation has moved to effectively incorpora...


Trump is losing his battle with the Republican Party

About half of Republicans and supporters of President Trump say the Trump administration should do what they can to make the law work (52 percent and 51 percent...