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Trump Admin Demands That Certain Russian Consulates, Annexes Be Closed

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson had promised to respond to Russia's decision to expel 755 diplomatic personnel from the Kremlin by September 1. Leonid Slut...


Knoxville Fire Department sending rescue crew to Texas

It includes 14 members of the swift water team. The mission will last 12 days, including two days to drive each way between Vermont and Texas and eight days on ...


19 dead as Rohingya boat sinks off Bangladesh coast

The corpses of 12 children and eight adults were pulled early Thursday from the Naf River, Ariful Islam, commanding officer of the Bangladesh Border Guard in ...


'Taliban gang' cleared of murdering Benazir Bhutto

An alleged five-strong Taliban gang has been acquitted of the assassination a decade ago of Benazir Bhutto , the former prime minister of Pakistan . Bhutto's ...


Storm could be 'new ground' for Louisiana parish

Meanwhile, "catastrophic and life-threatening flooding" continues in southeastern Texas, where bands of storm have been repeatedly pummeling the same areas. The...


Virginia sends National Guard troops to Texas

At approximately 4pm, The Delaware National Guard launched a C-130 aircraft to Texas. In addition, multiple Texas Army National Guard ground transportation ...


Rowley rules out Scottish Labour leadership bid

But Scotland's vote in favour of remaining in the European Union, coupled with its less-than-enthusiastic response to the SNP's call for a second independ...


Ivanka Trump Backs WH Move to Scrap Obama Equal Pay Proposal

But the Trump administration , in its infinite wisdom, has chose to decline to implement the plan, which had not yet taken effect: "It's enormously burdensome...


Ajay Devgn lashes out at Kapil Sharma

Rohit Shetty had recently criticised actors who reject films with multiple stars, calling them "insecure", and Baadshaho lead star Ajay Devgn agrees to this...


Burger King Giving Away Burgers To Those Who Have Been Fired

The coins will be stored in a digital wallet accounts provided by the company and could be redeemed to buy a Whopper burger once sufficient currency (1700 Whop...


Trump blocks Obama rule on collecting info on pay by race, gender

Defunding this Obama-era measure also comes as part of a new budget initiative, sending the clear message from Trump that there are more important things for ...


September 1 declared as regular holiday in observance of Eid'l Adha

Eid al-Adha means Festival/Feast of the Sacrifice. Eid'l Adha marks the descent of pilgrims as they complete the annual Hajj in Mecca, Islam's holiest city....


North Atlantic Treaty Organisation to Send Experts to Russia-Belarus Zapad-2017 Drills After Invitation

NATO's four multi-national battlegroups in the Baltics and Poland are now fully operational following a certification exercise of a Canadian-led battlegroup. Ge...


Lawyers make last arguments in Kenya presidential challenge

The judges led by Chief Justice David Maraga will be analysing the submissions by the petitioner, evidence adduced and submissions from both parties in making t...


Mother drowns in Houston flooding, daughter survives

The mother was unresponsive and efforts to revive her failed. The 3-year-old girl whose mother died saving her from a flood in Beaumont, Texas , on Tuesday...


Doklam standoff: China says it hopes India learns lesson

The US and Japan, who share a thorny relationship with China, too, sent senior representatives to the Belt and Road conference in May that India boycotted. "If ...


OR woman charged with DUI after son reports drunk driving, police say

After the boy alerted 911, dispatchers used Global Positioning System signals from his phone and asked him to identify landmarks, such as restaurants, to help f...


Donald Trump Jr to testify privately

President Trump's eldest son is expected to face questions about his sit down past year with a Russian lawyer promising dirt on Hillary Clinton , CNN reporte...


Erdogan bodyguards indicted for beating pro-Kurdish protesters during his USA visit

Witnesses to the scuffle outside the Turkish Embassy in Washington, D.C., in May claimed that members of Erdogan's security detail attacked the demonstrators....


Merkel Says She Wouldn't Change Her Decision to Open German Borders

Turkey as an election topic is becoming common in Germany . However the issue surrounding migrants continues to dominate the upcoming election. Chancellor...