Trump down to 3 choices for Supreme Court nomination

Collins and Murkowski know they must stand up for the fundamental rights of women and people with uteruses across the country and not vote for Trump's nominee, " Brown said. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., said Sunday on the CBS program "Face the N... More..

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United States using DNA tests to reunite children with migrant parents

As Azar complained that courts are engaging in the "micromanagement of child welfare" and imposing "artificial deadlines", he admitted that so far the only children reunited with their parents since the court'...More..

Embattled Pruitt Out as EPA Chief
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Embattled Pruitt Out as EPA Chief

Sources tell ABC News Trump, who'd previously defended Pruitt's job performance, had finally reached his boiling point within the last few weeks. The EPA administrator suggested Trump fire Sessions and ...More..

Japanese tourist dies while climbing Australia's Uluru mountain
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Japanese tourist dies while climbing Australia's Uluru mountain

In 2010 a 54-year-old Victorian man died while trying to climb down the rock . Climbing Uluru as a practice is set to be formally banned for everyone from October 2019 onwards, thanks to a unanimous decisi...More..

Senate Intelligence committee backs finding that Russian Federation tried to help Trump
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Senate Intelligence committee backs finding that Russian Federation tried to help Trump

The document did not draw any conclusions about whether Russia's campaign was successful. The Committee finds that the overall judgments issued in the ICA were well-supported and the tradecraft was strong. ...More..

Scientists hope test-tube embryos can save near-extinct white rhino
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Scientists hope test-tube embryos can save near-extinct white rhino

Months after the death of Sudan , the world's last male northern white rhino, scientists said Wednesday they have grown embryos containing DNA of his kind, hoping to save the subspecies from extinction. These ...More..

by | Friday, July 06, 2018

At least seven missing after tourist boats capsize in Phuket, Thailand

Police Lt. Colonel Somsak Sophakarn, the deputy chief of Phuket's Chalong Provincial Police Station, said one of the boats, the Phoenix PC Diving boat, had some 90 passengers on board, most of whom were Chine...More..

Sunday shows preview: Supreme Court fight in the spotlight
by | Thursday, July 05, 2018

Sunday shows preview: Supreme Court fight in the spotlight

The president says he is considering two women among a group of at least five potential candidates for the nation's high court. "All we are doing is following the long-standing tradition of not fulfilling a n...More..

Basketball helps 2 Koreas in their bid to mend fences
by | Thursday, July 05, 2018

Basketball helps 2 Koreas in their bid to mend fences

Rodman, a basketball Hall of Famer and five-time NBA champ, has traveled to North Korea multiple times, prompting ridicule and criticism from some US politicians and activists that his visits served as fodder f...More..

Facebook Sorry for Labeling Declaration of Independence Hate Speech
by | Thursday, July 05, 2018

Facebook Sorry for Labeling Declaration of Independence Hate Speech

In the run-up to Independence Day, a United States community paper based in Texas had been posting small daily chunks of the historic document on its Facebook page. The removal of the post was an automated acti...More..

Arrests made as groups rally in Hartford to abolish ICE, detention centers
by | Thursday, July 05, 2018

Arrests made as groups rally in Hartford to abolish ICE, detention centers

But Klobuchar refused to endorse that approach, and instead insisted that the focus should be on immigration policy. Under President Barack Obama, the unit prioritized removing those undocumented immigrants who...More..

Missionaries of Charity employee arrested for ‘selling’ baby in Ranchi
by | Thursday, July 05, 2018

Missionaries of Charity employee arrested for ‘selling’ baby in Ranchi

They arrested the nun, who has not yet been identified, on Thursday. TAs per a report by TOI, one of the detained workers from Mother Teresa's organisation confessed that the children were being sold to diffe...More..

by | Thursday, July 05, 2018

Pompeo will visit North Korea on July 5 for crucial meeting

MYRE: Absolutely. And Secretary of State Mike Pompeo spoke recently to Congress and talked about, oh, roughly 2 1/2 years, around the time that Trump's first term would end. "The choice was either bend it o...More..

Taiwan Becomes 'Chinese Taipei' On Air India Website. Here's Why
by | Thursday, July 05, 2018

Taiwan Becomes 'Chinese Taipei' On Air India Website. Here's Why

The Air India website now refers to Taiwan's airport as "Taipei, Taoyuan International Airport, TPE, Chinese Taipei". The diktat had impacted many US airlines and the US State Department had told Business In...More..

Verify: Is July 4th really independence day?
by | Thursday, July 05, 2018

Verify: Is July 4th really independence day?

So much celebration goes on for the 4th of July , of course, because we're celebrating our birth as a nation. Thomas Jefferson changed the wording of the Declaration of Independence from "the pursuit o...More..

Violent clashes in Nantes after police shoot young man
by | Thursday, July 05, 2018

Violent clashes in Nantes after police shoot young man

The auto he was driving had been flagged as a vehicle suspected of being used for drug dealing and had put under police surveillance, according to French media. Police officers watch a auto burning in Nantes. "...More..

Sadiq Khan Gives Green Light To Inflatable Trump Baby
by | Thursday, July 05, 2018

Sadiq Khan Gives Green Light To Inflatable Trump Baby

The campaign has raised more than £16,000. "But he really seems to hate it when people make fun of him". The Mayor supports the right to peaceful protest and understands that this can take many different form...More..

Ghost ship defendants accept plea deal and avoid trial
by | Thursday, July 05, 2018

Ghost ship defendants accept plea deal and avoid trial

He told the San Francisco Chronicle that he was shocked and disappointed by the short sentences. In court Tuesday, the judge read the name of each victim aloud at an emotional hearing, bringing tears from...More..

Unresponsive Florida woman dragged back into SUV after falling into busy intersection
by | Thursday, July 05, 2018

Unresponsive Florida woman dragged back into SUV after falling into busy intersection

Police are investigating a disturbing incident in Tampa where a woman appeared to fall out of an SUV in the middle of a busy intersection. It explained that the woman, Jaiya Lee, accidentally "fell out" of th...More..

Tropical Depression Two forms over the Atlantic this morning
by | Thursday, July 05, 2018

Tropical Depression Two forms over the Atlantic this morning

It's a step below a tropical storm. However, neither has a high chance of developing into a storm. However, it added that upper-level winds are expected to become less conducive for development by this weeken...More..

SC verdict has made BJP further nervous of AAPs performance in Delhi
by | Thursday, July 05, 2018

SC verdict has made BJP further nervous of AAPs performance in Delhi

L-G Baijal has been told not to be "obstructionist" in what is a clear shooting down of the paralysis that has gripped work in Delhi, reminding one of the oft-quoted policy paralysis which got the NDA into the ...More..

by | Thursday, July 05, 2018

Sheffield Mayor Magid Magid 'bans' Donald Trump from city

The tweet was followed by a second tweet stating "five reasons why Donald Trump is a wasteman" - reasons included Trump's controversial Muslim ban , his withdrawal from the Paris climate agreement and th...More..

Trump Warns NATO Allies Over 'Growing U.S. Frustration'
by | Thursday, July 05, 2018

Trump Warns NATO Allies Over 'Growing U.S. Frustration'

This is no longer sustainable for us". "It will, however, become increasingly hard to justify to American citizens why some countries do not share NATO's collective security burden while American soldiers...More..

Dad mauled to death by polar bear while protecting kids
by | Thursday, July 05, 2018

Dad mauled to death by polar bear while protecting kids

The children, described as elementary school age, made it safely to the boat. One of the girls called for help on the CB radio. "We actually heard the call for help", said Mr Kidlapik. "Living in the edge of ...More..

More human remains in McArthur investigation?
by | Thursday, July 05, 2018

More human remains in McArthur investigation?

McArthur, 66, has been charged with first-degree murder in the deaths of eight men with ties to Toronto's gay village. Police dogs have searched at least 100 properties linked to McArthur over the past two mo...More..

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro Responds to President Trump's Alleged Invasion Comments
by | Thursday, July 05, 2018

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro Responds to President Trump's Alleged Invasion Comments

McMaster - told Trump that an invasion could backfire and would likely anger Latin American leaders, the official said. This account of the previously undisclosed conversation comes from a senior administra...More..

Michael Avenatti Teases 2020 Presidential Run Against Trump: ‘We Can’t Relive 2016’
by | Thursday, July 05, 2018

Michael Avenatti Teases 2020 Presidential Run Against Trump: ‘We Can’t Relive 2016’

After tweeting that "only a street fighter has a chance at displacing the 'King, '" Avenatti was asked when he would announce a 2020 run. The porn star is suing the president over a non-disclosure agreement s...More..

Protester climbs State of Liberty on Independence Day
by | Thursday, July 05, 2018

Protester climbs State of Liberty on Independence Day

Video shows her walking, sitting and lying down on different parts of the statue's base near the foot and robes. "While the people who were doing the banner were taken and detained by park police, we became ...More..

Poisoned Russian spy's niece running for office in Russia
by | Thursday, July 05, 2018

Poisoned Russian spy's niece running for office in Russia

Sergei Skripal and his daughter Julia was poisoned nervously-paralytic substance Beginner (Soviet production) in March 2018. He also described Yulia Skripal as " a patriot with an active position in life ". S...More..

Iraq Begins Border Fence With Syria to Block Islamist Militants
by | Thursday, July 05, 2018

Iraq Begins Border Fence With Syria to Block Islamist Militants

Iraq has begun building a fence along its border with Syria to stop Islamic State group jihadists crossing into the country, a border guards spokesman said Sunday. Border spokesman Nayef said that experts from ...More..