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China keen on military drills with Asean, insists on keeping United States out

United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called on Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad here this morning for talks as he concluded his two-day inaugural visit to Malaysia. Last year, Asean and the USA marked the 40th anniversary of their rel...

Ends TERRIBLY: Idiot taunts Yellowstone bison by banging his chest

The man runs away, then spins around and raises his arms. As you might imagine, eventually the bison charges at him, and while he narrowly avoids getting hit, the footage has still landed him in hot water. The motorist got out of his vehicle and ta...

Lynchburg floods: Flooding dam sparks evacuations in USA city

A flash flood warning was to remain in effect until 11:30 a.m. Friday and the weather service warned residents in low-lying areas north of the dam to move to higher ground immediately. It went on: "Four to six inches of heavy rain earlier this ...

Korea's Kim for sending war remains, hopes to see him 'soon'

WATCH: Mattis say transfer of soldiers remains a step in right direction for U.S. Pence, whose father fought in the Korean War , said the USA "will never stop striving until every hero lost in the Korean War is home" and hence keep its promise "to...

US says Russia still carrying out 'pervasive' election meddling

The president then lashed out at Robert Mueller , comparing the special counsel's entourage to a biased angry and anti-Republican mob only interested in causing further trouble for the Trump administration. Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.), who has drawn...

Suspect identified in fatal shooting of George H.W. Bush's cardiologist

Police are searching for Joseph James Pappas in Houston and have warned he should be considered armed, risky and possibly suicidal. Acevedo said officers found evidence connecting the suspect to Hausknecht's death while searching his home, but Pa...

Mollie Tibbetts 'Sighting': Was She Seen in Missouri?

Anyone with information is encouraged to call Crime Stoppers of Central Iowa at 1-800-452-1111. Mollie had plans to go to her mother's house for dinner on the evening on July 18. Investigators, with the help of Federal Bureau of Investigation for...

Opposition defies Speaker's appeal for peace in Rajya Sabha

The BJP state president Dilip Ghosh condemned politicians for shedding "shedding crocodile tears" over the release of the NRC list in Assam, which is the first state of the nation to have such a list, and said that such a list would be implemented ...

Sanders stands by Trump after he calls press 'enemy of the people'

Acosta (pictured above right) used his one question at the White House press briefing to confront Sanders (above left) about Trump's characterization of the " fake news " media as the "enemy of the people ". Sanders reminded Acosta her job is to ...

Trump administration to freeze fuel efficiency requirements

California and 16 other states filed suit over the fuel efficiency standards in May, anticipating the new regulation. In one recent internal presentation, part of which was obtained by The Washington Post, officials at the EPA's Office of Transp...

North part of Mendocino Complex of Fires was very active Wednesday

Failure to hold that line would put the evacuated town of Lewiston, just three miles to the west, in harm's way, the spokesman at CalFire added. However, authorities who had feared there might be more casualties reported Wednesday that all those ...

President Trump rallies support in Tampa

Polling suggests that DeSantis has overcome Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam's once-commanding lead, due nearly exclusively to the president's endorsement . "I'm not sure. I'm not sure why that matters, either", Ms Sanders said. Trump's ...

Trump receives ‘nice letter’ from Kim Jong-un following up on summit

Last Friday, . coinciding with the anniversary of the signing of Armistice Agreement, . Harris, who held a news conference for local media on Thursday at the US ambassador's residence, is making his views known only a few weeks after arriving in S...

Republicans won't budge on Kavanaugh documents amid Dem accusations of hiding records

Bush White House until the end of October. Even before Thursday's letter from the National Archives, Republicans blasted the Democratic demands as delay tactics. However, it should be possible to get the documents to Senators much more quickly than...

Trump rails against Mueller in Sunday tweetstorm

A new report out Tuesday in the New York Review of Books suggests Trump knew that there was an ongoing criminal investigation into Flynn and his interactions with Russian officials when he asked then-FBI director James Comey on February 14, 2017 ...

Foreign Influence Investigations Spanning U.S. to Confront Election Threat

After painting a scary picture of Russian Federation conducting a "pervasive messaging campaign... to try to weaken and divide the USA", and " undermine our democratic values ", Coats acknowledged that it's " not the kind of robust campaign that ...

Israel and Jordan kill Islamic State fighters flushed out of Syria

He said the men hit had assault rifles and bomb belts and moved in a battle formation: "We assume they were on a terrorist mission and that they were trying to infiltrate into Israel". According to sources, the UNDOF is gradually starting to take up ...

Viral Video Of Paris Woman Assautled In Broad Day Light Sparks Probe

In security camera footage from a nearby café, he can then be seen hitting her in the face before running away. The CCTV footage she posted to Facebook shows her body thrown with the force of the punch. It also allows her to legitimize her decisi...

John Kelly expected to stay through 2020

And Kelly began to entertain the idea of staying in the post longer if asked, according to a person familiar with the chief of staff's thinking but not authorized to discuss private conversations. Today we celebrate his first full year as @White...

Seattle judge blocks release of blueprints for 3D-printed guns

Although Defense Distributed was expected to publicise the plans on Wednesday, more than 1,000 people have downloaded the files for building an AR-15 rifle - the same gun used in many of America's mass shootings - since Friday. Saunders said that s...

Firefighters outflank California blaze, last four missing found alive

A firefighter runs while trying to save a home in Lakeport on Tuesday. With more than 20 active fires small and very large tearing across the state, California Gov. Sixteen of the largest wildfires burning in California have scorched 320,000 acres,...

Four million excluded from Indian state's draft list of citizens

Will they put me in a detention camp? According to the NRC , out of 32.9 million people in Assam , 28.9 million have made it to the draft citizens' list. "Many are poor illiterate families who do not have relevant papers to prove how long they ...

White House: Trump receives new letter from Kim Jong Un

The White House did not provide details on the specific content of the letter, which was received Wednesday. "Thank you to Chairman Kim Jong Un for keeping your word & starting the process of sending home the remains of our great and beloved mi...

I’m ‘Looking Into’ 3D-Printed Plastic Guns

A US judge on Tuesday blocked the planned release of 3-D printed gun blueprints hours before they were set to hit the internet, siding with states that sued to halt publication of designs to make weapons that security screening may not detect .

After shooting home intruder, Vietnam vet killed by responding officer

Among the callers was a female alleging that a man was breaking into her home. Once he entered the home, the officer found "a very chaotic and violent scene", according to the statement . "We are providing assistance through our victim advocates to ...

Zimbabwe troops open fire on opposition supporters

More from Bloomberg.com: China Slams U.S. More from Bloomberg.com: U.S. Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) say Chamisa, 40, has beaten President Emmerson Mnangagwa and his ruling ZANU-PF, "beyond reasonable doubt" after conducting its own cou...

Trump to Sessions: end Russian Federation probe 'right now'

Trump also said on Wednesday that the charges against Manafort have nothing to do with Russian Federation collusion. The tweet was one in a series of messages in a thread started by the president in which he quoted lawyer and legal commentator Alan...

Trump Bashes 'Globalist' Koch Brothers as 'Total Joke'

Last month, the company was told that David Koch, 78, was stepping down because of his deteriorating health. Over the weekend, Koch network co-chair Brian Hooks cited Trump's "tremendous lack of leadership" as contributing to the "deterioration...

Pompeo to announce US economic initiatives in 'Indo-Pacific'

Mr Pompeo said the Trump administration had a "clear vision" of the region into the 21 century. Pompeo said the United States remains committed "to economic engagement in the Indo-Pacific because of the national security benefits for the America...

Plane crashes in Mexico with more than 100 people on board

On Wednesday, passengers described the terrifying sequence of events. "We are doing everything in our reach to assist them and their families", Andres Conesa, the chief executive of Aeromexico said . Aeromexico said the crash involved an Embraer ...

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Nepal storm kills several climbers in Himalayas

Five South Korean climbers - belonging to the group Koreanway Gurja Himal Expedition 2018 - including team leader Kim Chang-ho, were killed in the avalanche on Friday evening, The...

European Union official sees room for Brexit breakthrough next week

The DUP leader has warned the prime minister not to accept a "dodgy" Brexit deal she will later regret. "If the European Union doesn't match the ambition and pragmatism we've sh...

Infant Corpses Found Hidden in Detroit Funeral Home

Nine bodies were found in a cardboard box, two were found in caskets - all in a hidden section of the ceiling. The state shuttered the funeral home in April after finding multipl...

Pope accepts Cardinal Donald Wuerl’s resignation amid sex abuse scandal

Cardinal Donald Wuerl resigned amid two major sexual abuse and cover-up scandals rocking the Catholic Church . The grand jury report found that 1,000 people - a lot of them c...

Palestinian Wife Stoned to Death by Israeli Settlers in Occupied West Bank

Black smoke from burning tires covers the sky over Palestinian protesters hurl stones toward Israeli troops during a protest at the Gaza Strip's border with Israel, Friday, Oct. Th...

Earthquake Shakes Indonesia's Java, Bali Islands, Killing 3

A string of earthquakes in Lombok in eastern Indonesia killed more than 550 people over the summer. "All my neighbours were also running". Tourists on bicycles ride past In...

United Nations elects human rights abusers to its Human Rights Council

India was on Friday elected to the United Nations Human Rights Council, getting the most votesamong all candidates. India had previously been elected to the Geneva-based Human Ri...

Michael Bloomberg reregisters as a Democrat

Bloomberg was a registered Republican when he was elected mayor of New York City in 2001, though he left the party in 2007 and has been a political independent ever since. Bloombe...

Massive Earthquake Rocks Papua New Guinea

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre said that hazardous waves were possible on coasts within 300 km (186 miles) of the epicenter. The warning Center for tsunamis in the Pacific ha...

Theresa May verging closer to Brexit deal but is facing cabinet resignations

Media captionHelen Grant on the DUP: "I think they are bluffing". Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party on Thursday threatened to withdraw its support for British Prime...

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Wuerl out as DC Archbishop … soon

Wuerl out as DC Archbishop … soon

McCarrick of Washington . Francis held talks with Cardinal Daniel DiNardo and other senior members of the bishops' conference just 48 hours after ordering an investigation into V...

Storm Callum: Roads closed and hundreds without power

Storm Callum: Roads closed and hundreds without power

In the Republic, where Storm Callum was set to first make landfall, a national emergency co-ordination group met yesterday for a briefing on the dangers posed by the intense weathe...

Air India flight hits wall at Trichy airport, gets diverted to Mumbai

Air India flight hits wall at Trichy airport, gets diverted to Mumbai

The matter was conveyed to the pilot in command. The flight IX-611, with 130 passengers and six crew, took off at around 1.20 a.m. and was then diverted to Mumbai where it made a...

Cyclone Titli: Schools, colleges to remain closed on Oct 11 & 12

Cyclone Titli: Schools, colleges to remain closed on Oct 11 & 12

Ganjam, Khurda, Puri, Jagatsinghpur and Kendrapara districts would remain in radar of the cyclone , and stands fair chances of incessant showers. Casualties were low as administ...

Pentagon Grounds Troubled F-35 Fighters After First Crash

Pentagon Grounds Troubled F-35 Fighters After First Crash

Christopher Harrison, a U.S. Marine Corps spokesman. The inspections should be complete within 24 to 48 hours, Task & Purpose reported , citing a Pentagon official. According to...

This is what to expect when Storm Callum hits Northern Ireland

This is what to expect when Storm Callum hits Northern Ireland

The Met Office has issued yellow weather warnings for parts of the United Kingdom on Friday and Saturday. Met Éireann has warned that strong winds associated with Storm Callum...

Trump says S. Korea won't lift NK sanctions without USA approval

Trump says S. Korea won't lift NK sanctions without USA approval

In a range of trial balloons released over the last week, South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha has raised the possibility of lifting bilateral sanctions against North Korea...

You have to prove that Khashoggi left the consulate

You have to prove that Khashoggi left the consulate

According to the Washington Post , Ms Cengiz said Khashoggi was concerned he would not be allowed to leave - before entering the consulate, he gave her his phone and instructions ...

Research shows unionists prefer Brexit over the territorial integrity of the UK

Research shows unionists prefer Brexit over the territorial integrity of the UK

Wilson adds : "The road which the leaks and briefings is outlining is the road to parliamentary defeat for any deal the prime minister brings forward". By withdrawing its support, ...