Trump to skip Asian regional summits, Pence to travel instead

Trump will skip two major summits in Asia in November , a move that could stoke concerns in the region about the United States's reliability as a counterweight to China. Singapore's Ministry of Foreign Affairs in a brief statement said: "We welco... More..

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United States service member killed in apparent insider attack in Afghanistan
by | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

United States service member killed in apparent insider attack in Afghanistan

It comes less than two months after one United States serviceman was killed and two others wounded in a separate insider attack in southern Afghanistan. "The world recognizes Afghanistan can not be a safe hav...More..

Trump 'nodded' at suggestion of Putin meeting — George Papadopoulos
by | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Trump 'nodded' at suggestion of Putin meeting — George Papadopoulos

Trump nodded with approval and deferred to Mr. Sessions who appeared to like the idea and stated that the campaign should look into it", Papadopoulos' defense team stated in the documents. The description of th...More..

Chemnitz protests: Thousands attend free anti-racism concert
by | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Chemnitz protests: Thousands attend free anti-racism concert

According to police estimates, a total of 9,500 demonstrators turned up for the separate protests. "These people who march and are prone to violence - some have also shamelessly shown their closeness to Nazis...More..

Texas Woman Leads Police On 100 MPH Chase With Baby In SUV
by | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Texas Woman Leads Police On 100 MPH Chase With Baby In SUV

The woman jumped out of her auto, grabbed a baby in a travel seat and began running away. The Texas woman tried to carjack a vehicle after she crashed while fleeing from police. Moment mother on the run wit...More..

Kuwait fishmonger fakes fresh fish with googly eyes
by | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Kuwait fishmonger fakes fresh fish with googly eyes

The pictures posted online showed the eye slipping off the fish's face, clearly showing a much more yellow eye beneath. The paper said that the country's ministry of commerce had shut down the store after cot...More..

Philippines President To Dedicate Holocaust Monument
by | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Philippines President To Dedicate Holocaust Monument

Figures released by the Israeli government show that Israel has already sold the Philippines three radar systems and 100 armoured vehicles. The comments came ahead of a meeting with Prime Minister Benjamin...More..

'Good job Jeff': Trump blames Sessions as GOP lawmakers charged before midterms
by | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

'Good job Jeff': Trump blames Sessions as GOP lawmakers charged before midterms

The alleged tip-off took place not during the Obama administration, as Trump's tweet suggests, but in 2017, after Trump had become president. "Two easy wins now in doubt because there is not enough time", h...More..

Eight killed in munitions depot blast in South Africa
by | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Eight killed in munitions depot blast in South Africa

Earlier, the City's Fire and Rescue Service's Theo Layne had said: "The City's Fire and Rescue Service responded to Rheinmetall Denel Munitions Factory at 15:45". "Now 15 firefighters with 3 fire engines are at...More..

Malaysian women caned for attempting lesbian sex in car
by | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Malaysian women caned for attempting lesbian sex in car

The caning was carried out in the courtroom and was witnessed by up to 100 people, including the public. But Muslim Lawyers' Association deputy president Abdul Rahim Sinwan told the Associated Press that th...More..

TRUMP TO TEXAS: The President Announces MASSIVE RALLY for Ted Cruz
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

TRUMP TO TEXAS: The President Announces MASSIVE RALLY for Ted Cruz

He tweeted that it would be a mega event in the "biggest stadium" he can find in Texas, a move keeping in mind the delicate control that conservatives hold in the state, which has traditionally been red. Texa...More..

Fairbanks woman arraigned in children's deaths
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Fairbanks woman arraigned in children's deaths

In November 2017, LaFountain was found to have searched for phrases such as, "how to commit the flawless murder", "ways to kill human with no proof", and "can drowning show in an autopsy report ". When questio...More..

After church service, McCain to depart Arizona for last time
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

After church service, McCain to depart Arizona for last time

During the CBS interview, Graham criticized Trump for belatedly issuing a proclamation for USA flags to fly at half-staff until McCain's burial this weekend. In Arizona, high-profile campaigns announced that ...More..

Former President Da Silva Barred From Contesting For President
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Former President Da Silva Barred From Contesting For President

Supreme Court Justice Luis Roberto Barroso cast the first vote against Lula , saying the ruling was "very simple" because the law forbids candidates whose conviction has been upheld on appeal. In the latest...More..

Myanmar army allegedly uses fake Rohingya photos
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Myanmar army allegedly uses fake Rohingya photos

Earlier this year, Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg stared down the US Congress when he was quizzed on his company's possible role in amplifying messages of hatred that paved the way for widespread support of t...More..

Firefighters battle massive blaze at 200-year-old Rio museum
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Firefighters battle massive blaze at 200-year-old Rio museum

The destruction of the building, once a palace for emperors that had fallen into disrepair, was an "incalculable loss for Brazil", President Michel Temer said in a statement . The state of Rio de Janeiro h...More..

Teen from New Mexico compound says he was trained for jihad
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Teen from New Mexico compound says he was trained for jihad

Though, the district attorney dismissed those charges Friday, saying he needed more time to prepare a case before holding a preliminary hearing. The FBI arrested the defendants without incident in Taos,...More..

Dem senator: Confidential documents would 'strongly bolster' argument against Kavanaugh's nomination
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Dem senator: Confidential documents would 'strongly bolster' argument against Kavanaugh's nomination

With attempts to attack Brett M. Kavanaugh's record failing, Democrats over the weekend mounted a last-ditch bid to derail his confirmation to the Supreme Court by claiming that the vetting process is so ba...More..

Gordon Brown Tells Jeremy Corbyn Labour Must 'Unequivocally' Adopt Anti-Semitism Definition
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Gordon Brown Tells Jeremy Corbyn Labour Must 'Unequivocally' Adopt Anti-Semitism Definition

A group hoping to defend British Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn from mounting public claims that he is an anti-Semite is hosting an event to defend him on September 18 - which happens to be Yom Kippur, the...More..

Museveni In Beijing China For Focac Summit
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Museveni In Beijing China For Focac Summit

China's economic data shows trade between Beijing and the continent's countries rose 14 percent past year to $170bn. Further details of these agreements were not immediately available. "We hope that, throu...More..

Texan candidate Beto O'Rourke spurs talk of national ambitions
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Texan candidate Beto O'Rourke spurs talk of national ambitions

Though Cruz and Trump have had a tense relationship, the president has endorsed the senator and vowed to campaign for him. "I am excited to announce that I will be leading a large resistance rally in Texas at...More..

by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Canada Trade Talks In Jeopardy After Leaked ‘Off The Record’ Trump Comments

United States and Canadian negotiators worked throughout the week on adding Canada to Friday's notice, but the negotiations failed to produce an agreement ahead of Mr Trump's own Friday deadline. Is it tha...More..

Four missing after boats collide, sink on Colorado River
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Four missing after boats collide, sink on Colorado River

A police helicopter and rescue boat search the scene of the crash. The San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department was assisting the Mohave County Sheriff's Office in the search operation. river has left four ...More..

Russia, Turkey, Iran Leaders to Meet in Tehran next Week
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Russia, Turkey, Iran Leaders to Meet in Tehran next Week

The crisis has strained ties and sent the already-fragile lira into freefall against the dollar, with US President Donald Trump doubling tariffs on aluminium and steel from Turkey. He also noted that the two ...More..

by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Suspected Israeli strikes hit Damascus military airport

Israel does not comment on military attacks outside the country, as a rule, either to confirm or deny the reports. The airport is a key Syrian air force base located in the Mazzeh (Mezzeh) municipality to the...More..

Pentagon cancels aid to Pakistan over record on militants
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Pentagon cancels aid to Pakistan over record on militants

The Department of Defense is now awaiting the decision of the US Congress on its plan to cut aid to Pakistan and channel it elsewhere, Faulkner said. King was last seen in a "proof-of-life" video, released last...More..

by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Australian Instagram influencer Sinead McNamara found dead on billionaire’s yacht in Greece

Two days later, her body was found. The 92-metre yacht, owned by 87-year-old mining magnate Alberto Baillères, will remain docked at the port of Argostoli, on the Ionian island of Kefalonia, under orders from...More..

Saudi-led coalition admits deadly Yemen strike on bus was unjustified
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Saudi-led coalition admits deadly Yemen strike on bus was unjustified

The bombing on a crowded market in part of northern Yemen held by Houthi rebels killed a total of 51 people, according to the Red Cross. The head of the coalition's Joint Incidents Assessment Team (JIAT), L...More..

by | Sunday, September 02, 2018

USA military to cancel $450m in Pakistan aid over terror groups

The US State Department has previously criticised Pakistan, a key ally, for failing to deal with terrorist networks operating on its soil, including the Haqqani network and the Afghan Taliban. This is because U...More..

Suu Kyi should have resigned over Myanmar crackdown
by | Sunday, September 02, 2018

Suu Kyi should have resigned over Myanmar crackdown

However, Suu Kyi has remained defiant amid the worldwide uproar, and insisted that there will be no end in sight for the Rohingya crisis unless Bangladesh fully cooperates. He said there was no need for Kyi t...More..