Iran Rejects Trump’s Offer of Talks as ‘Humiliation’

Iranian officials said on Tuesday that they would not engage in talks with the President Donald Trump unless the USA rejoins the 2015 nuclear agreement. Oman, which has good ties with both Washington and Tehran , has served as a facilitator of pre... More..

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Powerful bomb in van kills at least 11 in south Philippines
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Powerful bomb in van kills at least 11 in south Philippines

Regional military spokesman Lt. Col. Gerry Besana said one other government militiaman was wounded in the blast after dawn that shattered a part of the barricades surrounding an army militia outpost in the vill...More..

Aeromexico Reports Plane ‘Accident’ in Durango, Mexico
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Aeromexico Reports Plane ‘Accident’ in Durango, Mexico

The plane made an emergency landing about 10km from the airport shortly after taking off, Alejandro Cardoza, a spokesman for the state's civil protection agency, said on local television. TV images showed the s...More..

Woman hit by harasser in Paris: It was humiliating and degrading
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Woman hit by harasser in Paris: It was humiliating and degrading

She stood her ground confronting him and so he slapped her hard in the face. The man then approaches her and without warning hits her in the head, shocking patrons on the cafe's patio. "The video demonstrat...More..

Trump and Conte cement populist front
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Trump and Conte cement populist front

Trump hailed Conte, who before May was a little-known academic, as a fellow " outsider to politics ". Two political outsiders, President Donald Trump and Italy's new premier expressed solidarity on migrat...More..

John Kelly to remain Trump’s chief of staff until 2020
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

John Kelly to remain Trump’s chief of staff until 2020

But it appears that the president is eager to end the rumors of Kelly's departure for good. The officials spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to speak publicly about private conve...More..

by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Facebook uncovers rogue political campaigning ahead of U.S. midterm elections

Some of those fake accounts included pages like "Aztlan Warriors", "Black Elevation", "Mindful Being", and "Resisters". They spent $11,000 (£8,400) on 150 Facebook and Instagram ads, the last of which was c...More..

by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Paul Manafort Earned $60 Million as a Consultant in Ukraine, Says Mueller

He faces additional charges in district court in Washington DC. Twelve jurors will be selected this week. "When a prosecutor looks into those dealings and uncovers evidence of criminal culpability", said ...More..

Four million excluded from Indian state's draft list of citizens
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Four million excluded from Indian state's draft list of citizens

To be recognized as Indian citizens, all residents of Assam had to produce documents proving that they or their families lived in the country before March 24, 1971. "If the government has made a decision to b...More..

Indiana family files 2nd lawsuit in Ride the Ducks boat sinking
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Indiana family files 2nd lawsuit in Ride the Ducks boat sinking

Seventeen of the 31 people aboard were killed in the sinking. Members of an IN family who lost nine relatives when a tourist boat sank IN Missouri filed a second lawsuit Tuesday, alleging the duck boat's ow...More..

Fake news is 'a crisis in our democracy'
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Fake news is 'a crisis in our democracy'

Another focus is transparency; the committee picked up a common refrain from evidence sessions that " Facebook has all the information" and those outside "have none of it" unless the firm chooses to hand it ov...More..

15 people now at Mendocino College evacuation center, more expected later tonight
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

15 people now at Mendocino College evacuation center, more expected later tonight

Sheriff's Lt. Corey Paulich said it's not clear how many people have been evacuated in nearby Lake County, but he said that some 150 people went to a shelter. Another 1,000 people have been displaced in neighbo...More..

Trump slams 'total joke' Koch brothers, taking on mega-donor network
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Trump slams 'total joke' Koch brothers, taking on mega-donor network

In those tweets, the president called Charles and David Koch "a total joke". In a separate tweet, Trump argued that he "made them richer" and that the Koch network "is highly overrated". Another Trump all...More..

by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Trump said USA sanctions on Russian Federation will remain in place and unchanged

The US President reaffirmed his special bond with Italy today, as French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel watched in dismay, as the two world leaders are known to have a rocky relat...More..

by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Ready to meet Rouhani with 'no precondition'

Iranian leadership has previously ruled out one-on-one talks with Trump after his decision to pull the United States out of the deal under which Iran was given relief from sanctions in return for curbs on its n...More..

N.Korea appears to be building one or two ICBMs
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

N.Korea appears to be building one or two ICBMs

A satellite image shows the Sanumdong missile production site in North Korea on July 29, 2018. Independent missile experts reached the same conclusions this week based on images of vehicle movements aroun...More..

Donald Trump says he had ‘very nasty’ relationship with special counsel
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Donald Trump says he had ‘very nasty’ relationship with special counsel

Giuliani's comments were in response to Michael Cohen saying he was prepared to tell Mueller that then-candidate Trump was aware his son was going to take the meeting with a Russian who claimed having dirt o...More..

Pompeo to travel to Southeast Asia, calls for 'free and open' region
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Pompeo to travel to Southeast Asia, calls for 'free and open' region

Pompeo said he would visit Malaysia, Singapore and Indonesia this week. Pompeo said the United States was seeking a "free and open" Asia without domination by any one country, in what appeared to be a refer...More..

Shark stolen from aquarium in stroller reportedly found alive
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Shark stolen from aquarium in stroller reportedly found alive

However, the man refused to comply with the request, claiming his son was feeling ill and he must drive away immediately. When police were alerted, they were stupefied. But what turned out to be a forged rece...More..

by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Pope accepts resignation of archbishop Philip Wilson

Bishop O'Kelly said it was hoped Wilson's resignation would bring to a close a "time of uncertainty and anxiety" within the Catholic community and defended the time it had taken for him to come to the decision....More..

Twitter Rains Hell On Jeff Sessions' New Religious Liberty Task Force
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Twitter Rains Hell On Jeff Sessions' New Religious Liberty Task Force

The Religious Liberty Task Force would be chaired by two leaders of the department's Office of Legal Policy and seeks to further institutionalize the federal government's efforts to accommodate those who claim ...More..

North Korea Is Building New Missiles
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

North Korea Is Building New Missiles

The Washington Post reported on Monday night that U.S. spy agencies see indications that North Korea is building new missiles at the same factory where it constructed its first intercontinental ballistic mis...More..

Company agrees to block 3D downloadable guns in Pennsylvania
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Company agrees to block 3D downloadable guns in Pennsylvania

The seven other states joining the lawsuit include Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Oregon, Maryland and NY. "I have a question for the Trump Administration: Why are you allowing unsafe c...More..

Thousands more flee wildfires as deadliest blaze slows down
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Thousands more flee wildfires as deadliest blaze slows down

President Donald Trump declared a state of emergency in the fire-hit area, a move that authorises federal funds and staff to help in disaster response. Shasta County Sheriff Tom Bosenko said authorities found a...More..

by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

France shocked by video of woman being slapped by harasser

However, Laguerre came to their defense in her edited Facebook post . In surveillance video provided by the cafe, the man is then seen grabbing an ash tray from a table on the cafe's patio and throwing it ...More..

Witness list for trial of Trump's former campaign chief released
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Witness list for trial of Trump's former campaign chief released

But the broader implications are unmistakable. On the eve of his Virginia trial, it appears former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and his legal team are starting to cut their losses. Simpson murder t...More..

Imran Khan close to forming Pakistan coalition govt, cabinet decided
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Imran Khan close to forming Pakistan coalition govt, cabinet decided

The Balochistan Awami Party (BAP) and the Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid (PML-Q) won four seats apiece whereas the Balochistan National Party (BNP) bagged three seats. The prime minister in waiting, World Cup c...More..

by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

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

The comments come after a week of conflicting U.S. statements on Iran, many from Trump himself. Trump withdrew in May from the 2015 nuclear accord created to stop Iran from developing nuclear weapons. Mr Ro...More..

Dem dam broken: Kavanaugh meets with swing-vote West Virginia Sen. Manchin
by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Dem dam broken: Kavanaugh meets with swing-vote West Virginia Sen. Manchin

Now that it's clear Paul will support the judge, Republicans should have enough votes to confirm Kavanaugh without Democrat support, provided Sens. "I have expressed my concern over Judge Kavanaugh's record o...More..

by | Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Donald Trump offers to meet Iran without preconditions

Trump began ramping up the public pressure on Iran about a week ago, saying on Twitter that the USA won't tolerate Iran's "DEMENTED WORDS OF VIOLENCE & DEATH" - a response to a warning that Iran's leader ma...More..