Saudi Arabia expels Canadian ambassador and recalls its envoy over 'interference'

Saudi Arabia's foreign ministry did not take well to the statement , suggesting Canada's use of "immediate release" was "unfortunate, reprehensible and unacceptable in relations between states". Freeland tweeted about the arrests on Thursday. Sama... More..

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Scattered protests in Iran as USA sanctions loom
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

Scattered protests in Iran as USA sanctions loom

Central bank governor Abdolnaser Hemmati said the plan reflected Iran's self-confidence in the face of the looming USA sanctions. Rouhani , a pragmatist who was instrumental in Iran's 2015 nuclear deal wit...More..

Trump acknowledges purpose of meeting with Russian lawyer
by | Monday, August 06, 2018

Trump acknowledges purpose of meeting with Russian lawyer

Special Counsel Robert Mueller is examining whether Trump campaign members coordinated with Russian Federation to sway the White House race in his favor. At the time, in July 2017, Trump offered a similar com...More..

20 people killed after old-time plane crashes in Swiss Alps, authorities say
by | Sunday, August 05, 2018

20 people killed after old-time plane crashes in Swiss Alps, authorities say

The wreckage of the plane was in a basin at 2,450 metres (8,000 feet) above sea level surrounded on three sides by peaks, a Reuters witness said. On its website , JU-Air mentions one past accident, in 1987...More..

Officials In Virginia Fear Dam Will Collapse As Heavy Rain Forces Evacuations
by | Saturday, August 04, 2018

Officials In Virginia Fear Dam Will Collapse As Heavy Rain Forces Evacuations

This area is right near the University of Lynchburg . The service said county officials reported the dam's "imminent failure" at around 9:30 p.m. A flash flood watch has been extended for parts of Virginia...More..

Trump thanks North Korea for returning remains of USA war dead
by | Friday, August 03, 2018

Trump thanks North Korea for returning remains of USA war dead

Calling it an "historic occasion", Pence extended the president's greetings to those assembled for the somber and moving ceremony. As part of the agreement, North Korea had to hand over all soldier remains. W...More..

Trump to Sessions: end Russian Federation probe 'right now'
by | Friday, August 03, 2018

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

Bush, said in a telephone interview Wednesday that he would read the tweet as instructing Sessions to put himself back in charge of the Russian Federation probe. To end the investigation, Sessions would eit...More..

New Possible Clue Emerges In Missing College Student Mollie Tibbetts Case
by | Friday, August 03, 2018

New Possible Clue Emerges In Missing College Student Mollie Tibbetts Case

But again he declined to say whether Tibbetts is believed to have returned home safely from a jog that evening. The Mollie Tibbetts search turned up a red shirt near an Iowa pig farm this week and, while it...More..

Trump claims Americans need ID to go shopping
by | Friday, August 03, 2018

Trump claims Americans need ID to go shopping

The president is flying from D.C. with Governor Rick Scott aboard Air Force One, but the Scott will skip out on the president's rally at the state fairgrounds. But officials say Trump has reassured staff in pri...More..

Cat and chicken found huddled together, seeking shelter from Carr Fire
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Cat and chicken found huddled together, seeking shelter from Carr Fire

The Redding Police Department has made "many, many arrests" in connection with looting, Chief Roger Moore said Wednesday. More than 1,000 families have lost their homes, their prized possessions. Together the...More..

US Welcomes Remains Of War Dead Soldiers From North Korea
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

US Welcomes Remains Of War Dead Soldiers From North Korea

Vice President Mike Pence hailed the remains' arrival in Hawaii as evidence of the success of President Donald Trump's landmark summit in June with North Koran leader Kim Jong Un . The U.S. military flew the...More..

Don’t call dolphin hybrid spotted off Hawaii a ‘wholphin’
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Don’t call dolphin hybrid spotted off Hawaii a ‘wholphin’

The result of breeding between a a rough-toothed dolphin and a melon-headed whale has created an entirely new species. After encountering a large pod of melon-headed whales, the researchers tagged two of them, ...More..

'We are going to have to go to war': Zimbabwe's election fallout
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

'We are going to have to go to war': Zimbabwe's election fallout

Mnangagwa , whose ruling ZANU-PF party has already secured a parliamentary majority, called for unity and peaceful settlement of differences. The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) announced a total of 152...More..

Trump rejects 'overrated' conservative Koch donor network
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Trump rejects 'overrated' conservative Koch donor network

Kevin Cramer (R-N.D.), in the 2018 midterm elections. The campaign is focusing on states with Democratic senators that Mr. Trump won in 2016. But he embraced Trump's moves during the first year of his presid...More..

Zimbabwe election: Troops clash with opposition protesters
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Zimbabwe election: Troops clash with opposition protesters

The presidential results are yet to be announced. Members of the military gesture to the photographer as they patrol the streets of the capital Harare, Zimbabwe , August 2, 2018. Why are the army here beatin...More..

Trump says he's willing to talk to Iran without preconditions
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Trump says he's willing to talk to Iran without preconditions

Many Iranians find it hard to believe that the man who is trying to destroy their economy, and has banned them from flying to the U.S., can be trusted. Washington is preparing to re-impose sanctions on Tehran...More..

Trump threatens USA government shutdown over cash for Mexico border wall
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Trump threatens USA government shutdown over cash for Mexico border wall

You don't even know who they are. This isn't just Trump administration; we're new . "It's time we had proper border security", he said. "We have a lot to talk about having to do with trade, having to do wi...More..

by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

North Korea Still Making Missiles, Despite Trump's Claims

There will be hiccups, but President Trump's summit with North Korea was a positive step. "Your regular reminder that under @realDonaldTrump, the USA gave up military readiness exercises but North Korea h...More..

PM Modi may attend Imran Khan’s oath ceremony in Pakistan
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

PM Modi may attend Imran Khan’s oath ceremony in Pakistan

The "prime minister also reiterated his vision of peace and development in the entire neighbourhood", it added. Noor Ali, a Pakistani real estate agent, said the new prime minister and his government should p...More..

Zimbabwe awaits 1st results of historic, peaceful election
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Zimbabwe awaits 1st results of historic, peaceful election

Africanews journalist Nyasha Mutizwa is from Zimbabwe and she's has been following up on the polls with our men on the ground. In an address to the nation ahead of the country's general election, ousted Zimba...More..

Polar bear shot dead after attacking cruise ship guard
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Polar bear shot dead after attacking cruise ship guard

Hapag-Lloyd is among those organizing Arctic expeditions. That's what makes the shooting and killing of a polar bear in Norway's Svalbard archipelago, within the Arctic Circle, all the more infuriating. "As...More..

Manchin Says He’s Undecided on Kavanaugh After Two-Hour Meeting
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Manchin Says He’s Undecided on Kavanaugh After Two-Hour Meeting

In a tweet on Monday, Paul said he felt comfortable supporting Kavanaugh after meeting with him in person. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer is ramping up Democrats' efforts to obtain documents involvi...More..

Trump hails growth as one-offs and consumers boost economy
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Trump hails growth as one-offs and consumers boost economy

Trump tweeted: " GREAT GDP numbers just released ". That means some exports simply happened in the second quarter instead of the third, which means third-quarter exports will probably be lower. Economists a...More..

Donald Trump is facing an 'ultimate nightmare scenario'
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Donald Trump is facing an 'ultimate nightmare scenario'

CNN's sources said Cohen is willing to make those claims to Robert Mueller , the special counsel investigating the Trump campaign's ties to Russian Federation. But Davis said the president's team "forfeited a...More..

Stage set for release of Assam's final NRC draft today
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Stage set for release of Assam's final NRC draft today

However, the manner in which this exercise has been undertaken by the BJP governments at the Centre and in the state of Assam leaves much to be desired.There are reports pouring in from all corners of Assam of ...More..

Woman, her two great-grandchildren found dead in California fire
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Woman, her two great-grandchildren found dead in California fire

He was treated at the scene but died before he could be taken to a hospital. He had been with California's Arrowhead Interagency Hotshots for four years and reached the rank of captain. Meanwhile, about 120 mil...More..

Total lunar eclipse around the world
by | Saturday, July 28, 2018

Total lunar eclipse around the world

Lunar eclipses occur as the moon passes through Earth's shadow . Blood moons tend to happen around three times a year across the globe, but some years there may be none. According to scientists, the l...More..

by | Saturday, July 28, 2018

Trump open to Moscow visit if Putin formally invites him

The White House has taken steps in recent days to tamp down on the concerns over the United States' Russia policy sparked by the Helsinki summit, where Trump appeared to side with Putin and cast doubt on th...More..

ISIS Attacks Kill at Least 150 in Southern Syrian City
by | Saturday, July 28, 2018

ISIS Attacks Kill at Least 150 in Southern Syrian City

Israeli jets and artillery on Wednesday attacked a site in Syria from where two rockets were launched, which were thought to have landed in the Sea of Galilee, close to beachgoers, the military said. The Obse...More..

British court forces woman to remain married until 2020
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

British court forces woman to remain married until 2020

Under current United Kingdom law, which dates back 50 years, anyone seeking divorce must show that a marriage has broken down due to adultery, unreasonable behaviour or desertion, or live apart from his or her ...More..