Trump Considers Revoking Security Clearances for Several Obama-Era Officials

Not only were Trump's comments imbecilic, he is wholly in the pocket of Putin. The former official, John Brennan , was CIA director under President Barack Obama and helped produce the intelligence reports that first found Russian Federation meddle... More..

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Greek Wildfire Kills At Least 20 Near Athens
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Greek Wildfire Kills At Least 20 Near Athens

Greece has sought worldwide assistance to cope with the fires near the capital, which have destroyed dozens of homes, burned cars and prompted tourists and Greeks to flee to beaches east of Athens, with dramat...More..

Iran foreign minister tweets back at Trump: 'BE CAUTIOUS!'
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Iran foreign minister tweets back at Trump: 'BE CAUTIOUS!'

Pompeo also announced plans to expand Farsi-language channels as part of the Voice of America in order to get around "fake news" inside Iran . "That small group who have been defeated by this insane presiden...More..

Building collapse in Miami Beach injures one
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Building collapse in Miami Beach injures one

They had tried to ask for a permit to be imploded and they were denied. According to city records of the permitting process, the company changed their request to a conventional demolition in November and were...More..

Why Amazon Is Warning the U.K. Government About 'Civil Unrest'
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Why Amazon Is Warning the U.K. Government About 'Civil Unrest'

Asked whether he was still working on convincing cabinet colleagues, Raab said: "I want to make sure we can persuade everyone - grassroots, voters, parliamentary party and ministers, including in the cabinet - ...More..

by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Tourist falls to his death while taking selfie on cliff

An 18-year-old man has fallen to his death from a whale-watching platform in Kurnell. Sutherland Mayor Carmelo Pesce said police had seen images of the incident and the teen was "extremely close to the edge o...More..

Bannon plans foundation to fuel far-right movements in Europe
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Bannon plans foundation to fuel far-right movements in Europe

Kassam said The Movement is "our clearing house for the populist, nationalist movement in Europe". He is also going to launch a think tank called "The Movement" which will provide advice on messaging, data ta...More..

Israeli troops raid refugee camp, kill teenager
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Israeli troops raid refugee camp, kill teenager

His funeral was due to take place later Monday. A video shared on social media showed his family gathering around his body in a hospital morgue, his father biding him farewell saying: "I love you, my son". Si...More..

Michael Cohen Tapes Are Now in the Hands of Prosecutors
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Michael Cohen Tapes Are Now in the Hands of Prosecutors

One such chat was a 2016 conversation between Cohen and Trump about hush money payments made to a former Playboy model who claimed to have an affair with Trump, as the New York Times first reported Friday. Av...More..

'Britain would not seek death penalty block for IS suspects': UK minister
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

'Britain would not seek death penalty block for IS suspects': UK minister

He says in his letter he has "strong reasons" for not seeking any assurances . While the alleged crimes of Alexanda Kotey and Shafee El-Sheikh are appalling, the UK's principled opposition to the cruelty o...More..

State of emergency in Greece as wildfires force people to flee homes
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

State of emergency in Greece as wildfires force people to flee homes

The fire department said 80 firefighters with 40 vehicles were on the scene near the seaside settlement of Kineta , about 50 kilometers (30 miles) from Athens between the capital and Corinth, while seven water...More..

Stone from Jerusalem's Western Wall crashes into prayer area
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Stone from Jerusalem's Western Wall crashes into prayer area

Israel's Orthodox religious establishment restricts men and women from praying together in the main section of the wall. "Once the Antiquities Authority's maintenance work is completed, the order will be remove...More..

Alwar lynching done to defame Modi: Union Minister Arjun Ram Meghwal
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Alwar lynching done to defame Modi: Union Minister Arjun Ram Meghwal

I didn't say anything wrong in my video; these lynching cases won't stop until cow slaughtering stops. Why does this happen? "What happened with Sikhs in 1984 was the biggest mob lynching of this nation's h...More..

Andrzej Bargiel completes historic first ski descent of K2
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Andrzej Bargiel completes historic first ski descent of K2

On Sunday 22 July he set off on his own and, climbing without supplementary oxygen, he reached the summit at circa 11:30. "I have managed to ride down from the summit of K2, directly to the base camp". K2 has...More..

Eritrea: Career diplomat named ambassador to Ethiopia
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Eritrea: Career diplomat named ambassador to Ethiopia

Suleiman idris is a graduate of Fed Univ of Tech Minna (BTECH Mathematics/Comp Science), Specialist in ICT Support Services. also proficient in use of online journalism tools & Social media management. Eritrea'...More..

Heathrow scanner trial could bring end to UK airport liquid ban
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Heathrow scanner trial could bring end to UK airport liquid ban

Amsterdam's busy Schipol Airport tested similar technology, and a pilot program was put into place by American Airlines and the TSA at New York's JFK Airport past year. A trial of new scanners at Heathrow A...More..

CUBA: Draft Constitution Opens Path To Marriage
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

CUBA: Draft Constitution Opens Path To Marriage

Cuba's national assembly is this weekend debating a draft of the document to replace its Soviet-era constitution, reflecting political, social and economic changes created to make its brand of socialism sustain...More..

Leadsom Says EU Risks Forcing UK Toward No-Deal Brexit
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Leadsom Says EU Risks Forcing UK Toward No-Deal Brexit

Her attack comes after May agreed to the regulatory alignment of Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland in the event of a no deal Brexit , only then to backtrack on this within days, declaring "no Britis...More..

Isle Of Wight Included In Met Office Heatwave Warning
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Isle Of Wight Included In Met Office Heatwave Warning

The average daily maximum temperature from 1 June to 16 July was 20.9C, much higher than expected at this time of year, prompting the Met Office to predict this summer (1 June to 31 August) could be record-br...More..

Secret papers show FBI suspected Trump aide of ‘conspiring’ with Russia
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Secret papers show FBI suspected Trump aide of ‘conspiring’ with Russia

According to the surveillance applications, investigators thought attempts by the Russian government to meddle in the 2016 presidential election were "being co-ordinated with Page and perhaps other individu...More..

by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

In election-charged Pakistan, Mahathir makes an 'appearance'

Former Pakistani cricket stars have come out in support of Khan and his political party, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf. Ikramullah Khan Gandapur, a provincial assembly candidate for the Pakistan Justice Party in K...More..

by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

James Clapper: Trump revoking our security clearances would be 'very, very petty'

Clapper responded on a phone call with CNN, where he is a contributor, arguing that the security clearance was unrelated to how these officials feel about President Trump . Clapper, meanwhile, called it a "sad...More..

Trump 'Very Happy' with North Korea Nuclear Weapons Talks
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Trump 'Very Happy' with North Korea Nuclear Weapons Talks

North Korea has demanded the United States, one of the signatories to the armistice, agree to declare a formal end to the war, which it views as the first step toward guaranteeing its regime security and buil...More..

Modi To Gift 200 Cows To Rwandan President During Africa Visit
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Modi To Gift 200 Cows To Rwandan President During Africa Visit

Cooperation in defence and agriculture will be Modi's priorities during his bilateral visits to Rwanda and Uganda before he goes to South Africa for the annual Brazil, Russia, India China, South Africa (BRICS...More..

Trump Threatens Iran's Leader in All-Caps Tweet
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Trump Threatens Iran's Leader in All-Caps Tweet

Officials at the time said that plot was not done with an eye toward regime change , but rather to try to fuel public protests among Iranians themselves. USA ally Israel, another of Iran's arch-foes, has ...More..

Family of woman killed by Minneapolis officer sues
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Family of woman killed by Minneapolis officer sues

Damond, 40, formerly of Sydney, was dressed in her pyjamas at her Minneapolis home just before midnight on 15 July previous year when she heard what she feared was a woman being raped. Prosecutors say Noor was ...More..

Worcester acid attack: Three arrested after toddler targeted at Home Bargains
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Worcester acid attack: Three arrested after toddler targeted at Home Bargains

The motive of the attack is unknown. Investigators in West Mercia, U.K., are working to identify the specific substance that was used to burn the boy and are interrogating the four men involved with the attac...More..

Arctic Circle Burns As Record Heat Broils Northern Europe
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Arctic Circle Burns As Record Heat Broils Northern Europe

On Monday, Sweden activated the EU Civil Protection Mechanism and requested the assistance of EU member-states to fight the fires. "The EU supports the Swedish government and Swedish people in hard times", - ...More..

by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Greece: Major forest fires rage near Athens as homeowners flee

A man stands on the roof of a building near Kineta , Greece just, Monday, July 23, 2018. One person died in a blaze east of Athens, and at least 25 people were injured. A senior fire chief went on state TV...More..

Lin-Manuel Miranda launches multimillion-dollar arts fund for Puerto Rico
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Lin-Manuel Miranda launches multimillion-dollar arts fund for Puerto Rico

Tony and Pulitzer Prize victor Lin-Manuel Miranda, along with his family and longtime producer Jeffrey Seller , have joined forces with the Flamboyan Foundation to create the Flamboyan Arts Fund. Since the nat...More..