Bob Woodward's new book puts readers 'face to face with Trump'

According to sources with knowledge of the book, " Fear " is based on hundreds of hours of taped interviews with first-hand sources and provides an in-depth, probing account of Trump's thoughts and decisions on everything from national security to ... More..

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ISIS Claims Responsibility For Deadly Attack On Cyclists In Tajikistan
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

ISIS Claims Responsibility For Deadly Attack On Cyclists In Tajikistan

Another tourist who died was from Switzerland, and one was from the Netherlands. The Interior Ministry, which oversees the police, said four suspects were killed and one taken into custody on Monday, and then...More..

by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Tommy Robinson To Be Released From Jail Following Appeal

A judge at Canterbury Crown Court gave him a three-month suspended sentence and told him his punishment was not about "freedom of speech or freedom of the press" but about "justice and ensuring that a trial c...More..

Daesh kidnaps 36 women, children after attacks in Syria's Suwayda
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Daesh kidnaps 36 women, children after attacks in Syria's Suwayda

Last week, the radical Islamic group launched a series of coordinated attacks against the city and some neighboring villages, including suicide bombings, which killed more than 250 people . Negotiations betwee...More..

Trump’s belief you need an ID to buy groceries becomes a meme
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Trump’s belief you need an ID to buy groceries becomes a meme

Bush expressing amazement upon seeing a supermarket scanner during his 1992 reelection campaign. Ron DeSantisRonald Dion DeSantisFlorida GOP candidate teaches child to "build the wall" with blocks in new ad S...More..

Out of line: New Zealand girl gets sexist road signs changed
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Out of line: New Zealand girl gets sexist road signs changed

Zoe Carew spotted a " linemen " hazard sign - to warn drivers about workers repairing or installing electricity and telecommunications cables - when she was en route to her grandparents' house last month. Ga...More..

Trump tells attorney general to end Russian Federation probe 'disgrace'
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Trump tells attorney general to end Russian Federation probe 'disgrace'

White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders is scheduled to hold a briefing today at around10 AM PT, though she's usually fashionably late. Trump's tweets comes after the president denied Tuesday the...More..

Department of Defense Begins Identifying Remains Returned From North Korea
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Department of Defense Begins Identifying Remains Returned From North Korea

Pence, the son of a decorated Korean War veteran, called the returns a "historic occasion" and an accomplishment for President Donald Trump , "whose leadership and compassion brought this day about". The comma...More..

Australian archbishop accused of abuse cover-up resigns
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Australian archbishop accused of abuse cover-up resigns

In recent weeks, political leaders in Australia, including Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull , had called on Francis to take action, with Turnbull saying, "The time has come for the pope to sack him". But Pell, ...More..

3D-printed-gun design shared by activists despite judge order
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

3D-printed-gun design shared by activists despite judge order

USA district Judge Robert Lasnik in Seattle, Washington granted the plaintiffs' motion for a temporary restraining order blocking the release of the digital plans, and scheduled a hearing for August 10....More..

Global aid groups accused of sexual violence
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Global aid groups accused of sexual violence

Similarly, the UK's Department for International Development - responsible for administering overseas aid - set up a safeguarding unit in response to Oxfam scandal, and will hold a conference in October where...More..

Finnish tourists targeted in random Bibbulman Track attack
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Finnish tourists targeted in random Bibbulman Track attack

When police arrived, they seized the utility, which was allegedly displaying stolen number plates. "It's believed the driver of the vehicle turned his attention to the male victim's 33-year-old female compani...More..

Corbyn Apologizes for Speaking at Event That Compared Israel’s Actions to Holocaust
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Corbyn Apologizes for Speaking at Event That Compared Israel’s Actions to Holocaust

Mr Meyer's talk was entitled "The Misuse of the Holocaust for Political Purposes". Meanwhile, Owen Smith - the Pontypridd MP who challenged Mr Corbyn for the leadership - said the allegations against the part...More..

Orca carries dead calf for a week during ‘deep grieving’
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Orca carries dead calf for a week during ‘deep grieving’

The whale had been traveling about 6 knots and was falling behind her family, which had stayed with her since the calf's death. But over a week later, Jenny Atkinson, executive director of the Whale Museum on...More..

Trump Calls on Jeff Sessions to Stop the Mueller Probe ‘Right Now’
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Trump Calls on Jeff Sessions to Stop the Mueller Probe ‘Right Now’

Sessions "should stop this Rigged Witch Hunt right now, before it continues to stain our country any further", Trump tweeted . Aides rushed to limit the damage, insisting he was not issuing an order as Ses...More..

Kurd awarded 'Nobel prize' for mathematics
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Kurd awarded 'Nobel prize' for mathematics

Every four years, at an global gathering of mathematicians, the subject's youngest and brightest are honored with the Fields Medal , often described as the Nobel Prize of mathematics. This concept stands at th...More..

by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Trump Doesn't Back Right-Wing Group at Fla. Rally

Trump has frequently sparred and called out Acosta, making the White House correspondent a familiar face to the president's supporters. "Honestly, it felt like we weren't in America anymore", he said. "The pr...More..

Ford government slashes income assistance hikes
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Ford government slashes income assistance hikes

MacLeod says program was "not doing what it's meant to do and it's quite expensive". "It is not possible for someone in my riding of Guelph or in communities across Ontario to live on $721 per month". Under t...More..

by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Alex Jones to ask for dismissal of Sandy Hook defamation lawsuit

Jones has repeatedly produced conspiracy theories related to the Sandy Hook shooting, which occurred on December 14, 2012. "Sandy Hook is a synthetic, completely fake, with actors, in my view, manufactured", ...More..

UN calls on Zimbabwe to reject violence
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

UN calls on Zimbabwe to reject violence

ZEC published the first tranche of results today, showing a majority for president Emmerson Mnangagwa's party in the first election since Robert Mugabe was ousted a year ago. Ruhanya said: "It seems the res...More..

by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Trump calls on US attorney-general to end Russian Federation probe ‘disgrace’

He said last week that Trump would only agree to an interview if the special counsel ruled out questions about obstruction of justice and instead focused only on whether the Trump campaign colluded with Russi...More..

by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Hundreds of Trump supporters and foes gather early ahead of Tampa rally

The Democrats are not voting for what we want to do. The spot opens with DeSantis's wife, Casey , touting Trump's endorsement , before featuring footage of him urging his young daughter to "build the wall" wi...More..

Duterte watches bulldozer wreck luxury vehicles, motorbikes worth almost P300M
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Duterte watches bulldozer wreck luxury vehicles, motorbikes worth almost P300M

Among the luxury cars destroyed were Lamborghini Gallardo, Porsche Carrera and Mercedez Benz SLK 280. Destroying illegally imported cars is Duterte's thing. The brands destroyed in that demolition include...More..

Govt can't take action against those excluded from Assam NRC, says SC
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Govt can't take action against those excluded from Assam NRC, says SC

Clearly, after spending close to Rs 1,200 crore, the execution of this critical and highly sensitive exercise has been tardy. Who will give them security. But the fact of the matter is that there is no illegal ...More..

Dead Russian reporters researched mercenaries, mining in CAR
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Dead Russian reporters researched mercenaries, mining in CAR

Andrei Konyakhin, the chief editor of Khodorkovsky's Investigations Management Center, said the reporters were trying to shed light on a private Russian security company operating in vehicle as well as on Russ...More..

Mendocino Complex Fire Map Monday: Lake County Fire Evacuations
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Mendocino Complex Fire Map Monday: Lake County Fire Evacuations

Twin wildfires tearing through vineyards and brushy hills threatened some 10,000 homes in Northern California Tuesday - yet another front in the seemingly endless summer of wildfires that have ravaged some of t...More..

Zimbabwe's ruling party ZANU-PF wins majority seats in parliament
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

Zimbabwe's ruling party ZANU-PF wins majority seats in parliament

MDC-Alliance won all the seats announced in Harare and Bulawayo, while NPF grabbed Kwekwe Central. "I believe that the parliamentary results were released first as a psychological ploy to dampen opposition ex...More..

Donald Trump: Paul Manafort Being Treated Worse Than Al Capone
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Donald Trump: Paul Manafort Being Treated Worse Than Al Capone

Still, the trial pulled back the curtain on the former lobbyist who steered Trump's election efforts for a time , including descriptions of Manafort's $15,000 jacket made of ostrich and the more than $6 mill...More..

Tommy Robinson wins appeal over contempt sentence
by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Tommy Robinson wins appeal over contempt sentence

Robinson, who founded a street-level anti-Muslim fringe group called the English Defence League, was serving a 13-month jail sentence. Robinson's supporters, including former Donald Trump campaign manager Ste...More..

by | Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Trump Boosts DeSantis, Scott Ahead of Florida GOP Primary

As one political scientist put it, Democrats who think the president will be DeSantis' downfall in November might be taking their cues from Hillary Clinton's playbook. Trump also referenced America's escalati...More..