Trapped boys in Thai cave write touching letters to parents

Officials have said a press conference would be held later this morning at the Pong Pha subdistrict administration office. Cave rescue experts have said it could be safest to simply supply the boys where they are, and wait for the flooding to sub... More..

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Japan's worst floods and mudslides claim 88 lives
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

Japan's worst floods and mudslides claim 88 lives

About 54,000 police personnel, firefighters, Self-Defense forces and Japanese Coast Guard have been deployed in the rescue effort , Japan's Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga told reporters. "I have a gran...More..

Rouhani threatens to quit nuke deal if interests not secured
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

Rouhani threatens to quit nuke deal if interests not secured

Ministers from Britain, China, France, Germany and Russian Federation meet their Iranian counterpart in Vienna for the first time since US President Donald Trump left the pact in May, but diplomats see limite...More..

Donald Trump to nearly entirely avoid London during United Kingdom visit
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

Donald Trump to nearly entirely avoid London during United Kingdom visit

Others are holding marches through the city and in Scotland - where President Trump owns golf courses. Mr. Trump will travel to London on Thursday after leaving the two-day North Atlantic Treaty Organizatio...More..

The Trump 25: Life on Trump's list is complex, jolting
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

The Trump 25: Life on Trump's list is complex, jolting

The confirmation process promises to be a fight. Demand Justice, a new group helping coordinate liberal opposition to the pick, has started airing ads in ME and Alaska, part of $5 million it plans to spend nati...More..

Trump's Palm Beach club looks to hire 61 foreign workers
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

Trump's Palm Beach club looks to hire 61 foreign workers

The server jobs will start at $12.68 per hour, while cooks will make a minimum of $13.31 per hour, according to the filings posted Thursday on the Labor Department's website . Rates for cooks start at $13.31...More..

Russia's top diplomats to meet after Putin-Trump summit: Russian foreign minister
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Russia's top diplomats to meet after Putin-Trump summit: Russian foreign minister

Peskov says, "President Putin feels absolutely comfortable in all formats that are comfortable for his interlocutors" and the Kremlin "doesn't rule out" such a meeting. Last year, Trump and Putin met on the mar...More..

Germany: Merkel pledges 'every effort' to avert U.S. trade war
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Germany: Merkel pledges 'every effort' to avert U.S. trade war

As the sharpest critic of Merkel's migration policy in the EU, Orban met with the German chancellor for the first time since May 2014. "We only know one solution: close the borders", he said, adding that if E...More..

US intel agency believes Kim won't fully denuclearize
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

US intel agency believes Kim won't fully denuclearize

US President Donald Trump says talks with North Korea are "going well", claiming that without him, the United States "would now be at war with North Korea". While the reports - some relying on satellite ima...More..

Russian Envoy to US Hopeful Trump-Putin Summit Will Improve Bilateral Relations
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Russian Envoy to US Hopeful Trump-Putin Summit Will Improve Bilateral Relations

Relations between Russia and the US have sunk to their lowest point since the Cold War times over the Ukrainian crisis, the war in Syria and the allegations of Russian meddling in the 2016 USA presidential elec...More..

Trump orders US flags lowered to honor slain journalists
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Trump orders US flags lowered to honor slain journalists

According to FOX News, Sanders would not say how the request was originally denied but said that when Trump heard that Buckley wanted to reach out directly to him he "immediately" ordered the flags lowered....More..

Sarah Huckabee Sanders Stonewalls On Abortion Questions For SCOTUS Nominee
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Sarah Huckabee Sanders Stonewalls On Abortion Questions For SCOTUS Nominee

Wade and support anybody on that list; that would be quite hypocritical". Susan Collins (R-ME) said she will not support any pick who shows opposition to Roe v. "It's about having judges on the Court ...More..

Lipstick Worn by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez During Debate Sells Out
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Lipstick Worn by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez During Debate Sells Out

She forgot to put that in her campaign video. The former Bernie Sanders organizer defeated House Democrat Joe Crowley in Tuesday's primary. That house with the leafy yard Cardillo tweeted out? To ap...More..

by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Survivors of deadly tour boat explosion airlifted to the US

Five remain in the Bahamas and were transported more than 100 miles to a hospital in the capital of Nassau, where one passenger had her legs amputated, a family relative said. A USA tourist was killed and sev...More..

Golden retriever saves owner from being bit by rattlesnake in Arizona
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Golden retriever saves owner from being bit by rattlesnake in Arizona

Todd ended up suffering a serious bite on his snout. Paula also shared an account of the incident in a Facebook post , which read: "So this morning was up bright and early to go on a hike on 7th street caref...More..

European Union gets migration deal after marathon talks but differences remain
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

European Union gets migration deal after marathon talks but differences remain

However the claim included in the document that Germany has secured deals with 14 European Union member states to take back asylum-seekers already registered in those countries was quickly thrown into doubt...More..

Canada announces final list of retaliatory tariffs
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Canada announces final list of retaliatory tariffs

He says his company, Lakeside Packing, uses a special blend of dill, garlic and mustard oils, and real sugar. "I don't want to show up to something that I don't feel comfortable with from a principle point of v...More..

Bodies found blindfolded and hanging from home in India
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Bodies found blindfolded and hanging from home in India

Seven of the victims are women, including three teenagers, while four are men. No suicide note has been found yet. The family was into plywood business and they were staying in the locality for the last 20 year...More..

9 bodies recovered as Lagos State Government releases statement on tanker explosion
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

9 bodies recovered as Lagos State Government releases statement on tanker explosion

He expressed his deepest condolences to the government and people of Lagos on this tragedy. "Our thoughts and prayers are with them in this time of pain and grief", the statement read. "It is a sad development ...More..

Trump skewers Heitkamp as too liberal for NDakota voters
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Trump skewers Heitkamp as too liberal for NDakota voters

President Donald Trump met with a group of swing-state senators from both parties at the White House on Thursday to discuss a replacement for retiring Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy , the president's ...More..

Air New Zealand cancels Bali flights because of erupting volcano
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Air New Zealand cancels Bali flights because of erupting volcano

Duty manager at Denpasar's Ngurah Rai International Airport, Darta Pande, said on Thursday that many flights would continue to operate. The volcano's activity slowed down for a time before the eruption threat...More..

Hundreds arrested at Washington protest over Trump immigration policy
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Hundreds arrested at Washington protest over Trump immigration policy

ICE, of course, refers to the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency. With the zero tolerance policy now in tatters, the women are turning to an even bigger target, demanding the abolition of ICE...More..

Two die in Zimbabwe blast
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Two die in Zimbabwe blast

The "blast. has affected my vice-presidents - especially comrade Mohadi", he added. The broadcaster also showed footage of a jovial Mnangagwa walking around the state house gardens in Bulawayo. He has pledged t...More..

On Donald Trump's Supreme Court list are 3 judges with Louisiana ties
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

On Donald Trump's Supreme Court list are 3 judges with Louisiana ties

Justice Kennedy's departure also comes at a time when some business owners are refusing to serve same-sex couples, and university campuses, and conservative groups say attempts by left-wing students to create s...More..

New Zealand leader to spend 3rd night in hospital with baby
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

New Zealand leader to spend 3rd night in hospital with baby

Ardern explained Te Aroha was a rural town in the Waikato region of New Zealand where her family is from. She'd earlier said the quest to come up with a name had been going "terribly". Holding her newborn d...More..

Safety driver in fatal autonomous Uber crash was watching Hulu
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Safety driver in fatal autonomous Uber crash was watching Hulu

Police believe the crash happened while she was streaming that show. Uber's self-driving system initially misidentified the 49-year-old victim, Elaine Herzberg, as a vehicle when she was pushing a bike ac...More..

Trump signs order to reverse family separation policy at US-Mexico border
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Trump signs order to reverse family separation policy at US-Mexico border

MANDEL NGAN/Getty Images , This content is subject to copyright. He is supportive of it but she told him, "I'm headed down to Texas, ' and he supported it'". Her tour of the federally-funded New Hope Children...More..

by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Trump calls for deporting illegal immigrants with 'no judges or court cases'

Ted Lieu (D-CA) reminded the president of his own ancestors' humble beginnings. "Can not accept all of the people trying to break into our Country", he tweeted. Stopping short of suggesting he might oppose P...More..

Theresa May attacks 'deeply disturbing' treatment of children in United States immigration centres
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Theresa May attacks 'deeply disturbing' treatment of children in United States immigration centres

A 2017 petition signed by more than 1 million people demanded that Trump is denied a visit with the queen , arguing that his "well-documented misogyny and vulgarity" would "embarrass Her Majesty". Since the ...More..

Parted at United States border by Trump policy, migrants seek their children
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Parted at United States border by Trump policy, migrants seek their children

The president's tweet appears a signal he wants to turn the midterms into a referendum on immigration - and likely other issues, like trade and the health of the US economy. The bill was negotiated among modera...More..

New Zealand's Prime Minister Gives Birth
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

New Zealand's Prime Minister Gives Birth

Ms Ardern was elected in October and shared the news in January that she and Mr Gayford were expecting a child. The charismatic Ardern follows Pakistan's prime minister Benazir Bhutto in 1990 as the only wo...More..

Trump backflips on separating migrant kids, families
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Trump backflips on separating migrant kids, families

Those defections - almost 1 in 5 GOP lawmakers - underscored the party's chasm over immigration and the election-year pressures Republicans face to stay true to districts that range from staunchly conservative ...More..

Mattis unaware of any steps North Korea has taken to denuclearize
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Mattis unaware of any steps North Korea has taken to denuclearize

At the time, however, the president did not name the site. The site in question is the Sohae Satellite Launching Ground where North Korea has previously tested "liquid-propellant engines for its long-range ...More..

Methodists, prosecutors scold Sessions over border policy
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Methodists, prosecutors scold Sessions over border policy

The comments drew rebukes from many in the religious community, including members of Sessions' own Methodist faith . Meanwhile, President Donald Trump said the USA will not turn into a migrant camp. "This is r...More..

Disney Just Upped Its Bid For 21st Century Fox Deal
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Disney Just Upped Its Bid For 21st Century Fox Deal

Fox said it will postpone a special shareholders meeting in order to provide stockholders with an opportunity to evaluate Disney's amended offer. "We remain convinced that the combination of 21st Century F...More..

U.S. to pull out of UN Human Rights Council
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

U.S. to pull out of UN Human Rights Council

The anticipated move follows months of talks between the USA and United Nations member states in NY and Geneva, where the Human Rights Council is based, on reforming the agenda of the council. Ambassador to the...More..

Venezuela: Tear Gas Explosion, Stampede at Caracas Nightclub Leaves 17 Dead
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Venezuela: Tear Gas Explosion, Stampede at Caracas Nightclub Leaves 17 Dead

Eight of those who died from suffocation were younger than 18, he said, and five people were injured. "The establishment has been ordered closed, and we are investigating in coordination with the public minis...More..

Trump justifies separation of children from migrant parents
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Trump justifies separation of children from migrant parents

Propublica released audio of children screaming and crying after they were separated from their immigrant parents by Trump and Sessions's draconian " zero tolerance " policy. "Go for it! WIN!" Democratic...More..

More than 210 injured in Osaka-area natural disaster
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

More than 210 injured in Osaka-area natural disaster

Disaster management minister Hachiro Okonogi said there could be people buried under a collapsed building, and that the authorities are working to confirm details and conduct search-and-rescue operations. In th...More..

Strong natural disaster strikes Japanese city
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Strong natural disaster strikes Japanese city

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe told reporters that the government has placed its "top priority on saving people's lives". Meanwhile, the Nuclear Regulation Authority said it had detected no problems at its local n...More..