Storm water floods California towns only reachable by boat

Major floods hit the area in 1940, 1955, 1964, 1986 and 1995, and longtime residents are well aware they may need to evacuate with any winter storm. Guerneville and Monte Rio were cut off by the floodwaters that swamped the communities. "Anything t... More..

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After Balakot, UK says concerned by rising India-Pakistan tensions
by | Sunday, March 03, 2019

After Balakot, UK says concerned by rising India-Pakistan tensions

Moreover, the PM appreciated a quick response by Pakistan Air Force (PAF) and has also summoned a meeting of National Command Authority tomorrow. On February 14, a suicide bomber attacked a convoy of param...More..

Mass grave containing dozens of women found in Syria's Baghouz, says SDF
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

Mass grave containing dozens of women found in Syria's Baghouz, says SDF

Syrian troops and their allies were also battling ISIS at home, but in a separate campaign not supported by the USA -led coalition, which has accused Assad of human rights abuses . Despite its demise, many def...More..

United States commits to aiding Philippines in South China Sea
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

United States commits to aiding Philippines in South China Sea

Philippines Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. greets U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo as he arrives at the Philippines Department of Foreign Affairs Home Office in Manila, Philippines, March 1, 2019. It...More..

George HW Bush’s devoted service dog Sully is now helping wounded veterans
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

George HW Bush’s devoted service dog Sully is now helping wounded veterans

Accepting his new post, he said on Instagram: "Today I became an official Facility Dog - HM2 Petty Officer". Sully was sent to bush by america's Vetdogs , which is an organization that trains and places ...More..

Indian aircraft downed as tensions escalate
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

Indian aircraft downed as tensions escalate

Government buildings in Muzafarabad, the capital of the Pakistan-controlled section of Kashmir, are being used to provide shelter to those who fled from border towns. But it has been assumed that the nuclear-ar...More..

Pakistan says 2 Indian warplanes downed, 1 pilot captured
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

Pakistan says 2 Indian warplanes downed, 1 pilot captured

One Indian aircraft fell inside Pakistan-controlled Kashmir , and the other crashed on India's side of the Line of Control, said military spokesman Asif Ghafoor. Earlier, sources at the Karachi airport had t...More..

Beating Retreat Cancelled Ahead of IAF Pilot's Return
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

Beating Retreat Cancelled Ahead of IAF Pilot's Return

He will be taken for a detailed medical checkup. "The nation is proud of your exemplary courage", Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said in a tweet. However, sources said that Pakistan changed the timing ...More..

Canada's Trudeau denies ex-AG's claim of interference in corruption case
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

Canada's Trudeau denies ex-AG's claim of interference in corruption case

After weeks of sympathizing with his plight to save SNC-Lavalin from the potential penalties of criminal prosecution, Quebec's pundit classes have now concluded that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau crossed th...More..

by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

Derbyshire Climber Missing On Pakistan Mountain

The last contact from the pair is said to have been on Sunday, from an altitude of about 6,300m (20,669 ft). K2, which is located on the border of China and Pakistan, is about 100 miles from Nanga Parbat. The...More..

Osama bin Laden's son stripped of Saudi citizenship
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

Osama bin Laden's son stripped of Saudi citizenship

According to the United States , Hamza bin Laden is around 30 now and he had threatened to take the avenge of the killing of his father in 2011 from the US. But Hamza bin Laden's whereabouts have been a mat...More..

Trump Ordered Aide to Give Kushner Security Clearance
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

Trump Ordered Aide to Give Kushner Security Clearance

Insiders tell the Washington Post that after Kushner and wife Ivanka Trump complained about his long-delayed clearance, Trump told Kelly to "fix the problem". In doing this, Trump was effectively quashing ...More..

Canada approves extradition hearing of Huawei CFO
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

Canada approves extradition hearing of Huawei CFO

Ms. Meng, a Chinese citizen, was arrested at a Vancouver airport in December, triggering a diplomatic rift between Canada and China. After the decision was announced, the Chinese Embassy in Canada released...More..

Second minister quits over Theresa May’s Brexit ‘humiliation’
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

Second minister quits over Theresa May’s Brexit ‘humiliation’

European Council President Donald Tusk had already indicated Monday that European leaders were willing to consider a Brexit delay, calling it a "rational solution" given the political turmoil in Britain. "If ...More..

Terminally ill 7-year-old girl wants a letter from your dog
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

Terminally ill 7-year-old girl wants a letter from your dog

She's now preparing for six weeks of radiation therapy. Good Morning America reports Emma Mertens, 7, of Wisconsin, was diagnosed with an aggressive tumor called DIPG in January, and is undergoing radiati...More..

Pakistan hands over captured pilot to India
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

Pakistan hands over captured pilot to India

Catholic bishops in India and Pakistan are appealing for peace and dialogue as tensions and violence between the two nuclear-armed South Asian neighbors escalate. In 2017, however, China joined several nation...More..

Ocasio-Cortez defends Tlaib's charge Trump family friend used as racist 'prop'
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

Ocasio-Cortez defends Tlaib's charge Trump family friend used as racist 'prop'

Mark Meadows (R-N.C.) brought out Lynne Patton , a Black woman and Trump-appointee, as proof that the President likes the Blacks. "I've not heard one time a racist comment out of his mouth in private". Rep. R...More..

UK Labour Party calls for another referendum
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

UK Labour Party calls for another referendum

Williamson said that he had "never witnessed antisemitism" in his that 42 years as a Labour Party member despite the dozens, if not hundreds of examples, of antisemitic comments and opinions from Labour Party...More..

Cummings suggests House panel could seek interview with Trump Jr
by | Saturday, March 02, 2019

Cummings suggests House panel could seek interview with Trump Jr

Cohen pleaded guilty previous year to lying to Congress about the Moscow project, but Schiff said he answered all of the panel's questions. The House Intelligence Committee plans to call Allen Weisselb...More..

Resurrection Pastor Shifts Blame to Man's Family, Denies Having Power to Resurrect
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Resurrection Pastor Shifts Blame to Man's Family, Denies Having Power to Resurrect

Mboro confronted Lukau at Alleluia Ministries in Sandton for "bringing Christianity into disrepute" by staging an event in which he appeared to be raising a man in a coffin from the dead. Vincent, who said he...More..

Trump's adviser visits Gulf states ahead of revealing Mideast peace plan
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Trump's adviser visits Gulf states ahead of revealing Mideast peace plan

US media say Kushner's tour aims to brief its regional allies about Trump's so-called " deal of the century " - a backchannel plan to reach a peace settlement between the Palestinians and Israel . Palestinia...More..

Fat rat rescued from manhole cover by firefighters
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Fat rat rescued from manhole cover by firefighters

The local animal rescue crew, Berufstierrettung Rhein Neckar , recruited a group of volunteer firefighters to help them retrieve the agitated little animal from its predicament. At least eight firefighter...More..

Irish drivers warned to get paperwork for 'no-deal' Brexit
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Irish drivers warned to get paperwork for 'no-deal' Brexit

But if she fails, she has promised MPs votes on March 13 and March 14 on whether to leave the bloc without a deal , and if not, to seek a short delay. Governments in European Union countries, as well as in Bri...More..

Trump Gets Bipartisan Praise for Walking Out of Summit With Kim
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Trump Gets Bipartisan Praise for Walking Out of Summit With Kim

Trump is the first sitting USA president to have met with a North Korean leader. U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Thursday at the news conference in Hanoi that he wishes the two sides could hav...More..

Pakistan will release Indian pilot Friday as 'peace gesture'
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Pakistan will release Indian pilot Friday as 'peace gesture'

India said on Tuesday its air force conducted strikes on a JeM militant camp inside Pakistan - the first time since 1971 it hit territory beyond Kashmir. Mr. Trump said the USA had been involved, "trying to...More..

Cardinal George Pell to be held in custody, bail revoked
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Cardinal George Pell to be held in custody, bail revoked

Another Australian Catholic cleric, Archbishop Philip Wilson, a year ago became the world's highest-ranking Catholic cleric convicted of covering up child sexual abuse committed by a fellow priest. Two victim i...More..

Britain’s Labour Party backs Brexit referendum
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Britain’s Labour Party backs Brexit referendum

Heaton-Harris, however, claimed that the vote showed there was now support for a no-deal Brexit - the opposite of what the amendment meant to show. "I was trying to stress how much the party has done to tac...More..

Rosiane Santos: Woman in MAGA Hat Attack Arrested by ICE
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Rosiane Santos: Woman in MAGA Hat Attack Arrested by ICE

Santos later said in an interview that, although she regrets the incident, which may have been spurred by alcohol consumption, she "couldn't walk away" after "being discriminated (against) so many times in my...More..

Don’t place party before country, Congress asks Narendra Modi
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Don’t place party before country, Congress asks Narendra Modi

Pakistan's Prime Minister once again called for de-escalation with India in a speech which is being widely hailed across the world. Prime Minister Narendra Modi Thursday appeared to be making a reference ...More..

Pakistan Claims Downing of 2 Indian Fighter Jets in Kashmir
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Pakistan Claims Downing of 2 Indian Fighter Jets in Kashmir

Earlier Wednesday, the Indian foreign minister sought to ease the situation by downplaying Tuesday's strike, repeating Indian claims that it had been a pre-emptive attack on JeM as the group planned further ass...More..