• Scotland's papers: Theresa May's 'grubby' deal with the DUP
Scotland's papers: Theresa May's 'grubby' deal with the DUP

Northern Ireland is still without a government after the DUP and Sinn Fein failed to strike a power sharing deal. But Ian Blackford, the Scottish National Party's Westminster leader, said the "grubby" deal showed "how little the Tories care for Scotland ", and how little authority, influence or credibility Ruth Davidson's new Scottish Conservat...

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  • Brian Head fire officials express concern over anticipated weather conditions
Brian Head fire officials express concern over anticipated weather conditions

The Brian Head Fire has burned more than 48,000 acres and prompted the evacuation of 1,500 people from hundreds of homes and cabins. They are being assisted by at least three helicopters, eight air tankers, fifteen inmate fire crews, four water tenders, five bulldozers and a helitender, according to Cal Fire/Riverside County Fire Public Informa...

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  • Trump on Jeh Johnson testimony
Trump on Jeh Johnson testimony

Senators held the hearing to discuss the extent of the Russian breach of US electoral systems and the federal government's efforts to prevent potential cyber threats to 2018 and 2020 elections, the report added. "The intelligence community has no doubt that the Russians attacked the DNC in an effort to disrupt our election". In widely anticipated...

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  • Nation's high court rightly rules playground is not a pulpit
Nation's high court rightly rules playground is not a pulpit

As a nation, we are always testing the limits of religious liberty and the strength of the wall between church and state. In 2012, Missouri disqualified Trinity Lutheran from a scrap tire program for playgrounds because the state Constitution prohibits spending taxpayer money "directly or indirectly, in aid of any church, sect or denomination...

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  • Iran warns missile attack on IS in Syria can be repeated
Iran warns missile attack on IS in Syria can be repeated

Khamenei said the US forces should not be allowed to enter Iraq "under the pretext of training (Iraqi forces) or other issues", quoted Tehran Times daily. All of the strikes, the Pentagon has said, were in self-defense and legal under the Authorization for Use of Military Force passed after the September 11, 2001, terror attacks in the U.S.

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  • Questions Left by the Supreme Court's Travel Ban Ruling
Questions Left by the Supreme Court's Travel Ban Ruling

The US Supreme Court on Monday partially reinstated Donald Trump's controversial travel ban targeting citizens from six predominantly Muslim countries, prompting the president to claim a victory for national security . "Courts have repeatedly blocked this indefensible and discriminatory ban", Jadwat said. "President Trump's Muslim ban vio...

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  • Kevin Harvick wins at Sonona for 1st victory of season
Kevin Harvick wins at Sonona for 1st victory of season

For NASCAR , you've got cars that can make and take a little contact and these cars on the road courses are better than we could have imagined several years ago. "The speed was there especially at the end of the race". A seven-time victor past year in the Truck Series, Byron, broke through just a week after an agonizingly close loss to Denn...

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  • Chelsea 1st to visit Tottenham at Wembley in Premier League
Chelsea 1st to visit Tottenham at Wembley in Premier League

The Kop faithful always look forward to showdowns with bitter rivals Manchester United and the first meeting between the two sides will be at Anfield on October 14. Everton commence their campaign against Stoke City at Goodison Park, while the other games on the first matchday see Southampton host Swansea City and West Brom welcome Bo...

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  • Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort registers as foreign agent
Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort registers as foreign agent

Manafort's firm received a total of $17.1 million for his work on behalf of the party, including $12.1 million in 2012, $4.5 million in 2013 and $500,000 in early 2014 before Yanukovych fled the country. Viktor Yanukovych , the Ukrainian president while Manafort was working in Ukraine and the leader of that party, fled the country for Russian F...

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  • Sean Spicer: Reporters Ask Snarky Questions at Briefings to 'Become YouTube Stars'
Sean Spicer: Reporters Ask Snarky Questions at Briefings to 'Become YouTube Stars'

The CBS late-night star got a kick out of Spicer saying, "There are days where we decide that the president's voice should be the one who speaks for the administration". We have been meeting with potential people who may be of service to this administration. At one briefing, when she was questioned why Spicer was missing, she mentioned his role w...

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  • Tillerson urges nations to negotiate to resolve Qatar crisis
Tillerson urges nations to negotiate to resolve Qatar crisis

On Friday, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates and Egypt handed a 13-point ultimatum to Qatar. "Iran's air space, ground and sea will always be open to Qatar as a ... The US, which urges a diplomatic solution to the crisis, has been pushing for a list of grievances that are " reasonable and actionable ". Tillerson said Sunday that a...

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  • CNN Resignations A Sign Of The High Stakes In Covering Trump's Administration
CNN Resignations A Sign Of The High Stakes In Covering Trump's Administration

The story, published Thursday, laid out the latest in the ongoing reporting saga of President Trump and hotly-contested ties to shadowy Russian officials. In response to this very damning video, CNN issued a short statement . O'Keefe and his website have a long history of aiding Republican causes, often with the use of hidden cameras.

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  • CBO report causes GOP senators to abandon Obamacare repeal bill
CBO report causes GOP senators to abandon Obamacare repeal bill

And they sought to focus on failures of Obama's health care law. Republicans are planning to continue debating the legislation after taking next week off. With an open revolt, McConnell had little choice but to delay. It lets him say he did everything he could to pass the repeal his Republican base wants.

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  • Modi's Israel visit: Ties to be elevated to strategic level
Modi's Israel visit: Ties to be elevated to strategic level

In an article for the Wall Street Journal ahead of their meeting, Mr Modi said India and the United States were "mutually reinforcing engines of growth and innovation". and Indian officials and the media. In coming years, Indian companies will import energy in excess of US$40 billion from the USA, and more than 200 American-made aircraft will ...

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  • Draghi: ECB will be cautious in adjusting stimulus effort
Draghi: ECB will be cautious in adjusting stimulus effort

Draghi "offered the first inclination that central bank stimulus could soon be wound in", Jasper Lawler, a market analyst at London Capital Group, wrote in a note, Bloomberg reported. The announcement from Draghi yesterday has spurred speculation that the European Central Bank is more likely to scale down monetary easing and that will provide ...

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  • Liberals promote Throne Speech ahead of confidence vote
Liberals promote Throne Speech ahead of confidence vote

Liberal house leader and Finance Minister Mike de Jong sent a letter to Speaker Steve Thomson on Tuesday morning, requesting clarity on how a future Speaker might break tie votes in the house and manage other procedural problems stemming from a minority parliament.

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  • PM Modi accepted USA position on terror, Islam: CPI
PM Modi accepted USA position on terror, Islam: CPI

The Congress on Tuesday criticised the India-US joint statement, terming it as "disappointing" that lacked "new or big ideas" in the relationship between the two countries. Addressing a joint press meet with Mr Rutte, PM Modi reaffirmed Netherlands' status as an important partner in India's economic development. The prime ministers reiterated tha...

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  • Everton signs Nigeria's Henry Onyekluru loans him to Anderlecht
Everton signs Nigeria's Henry Onyekluru loans him to Anderlecht

Everton have beaten Premier League rivals Arsenal and West Ham to the signing of Nigerian forward Henry Onyekuru from KAS Eupen . After being wooed by several top clubs in Europe, Nigerian striker, Henry Onyekuru has finally sealed a deal with EPL club, Everton FC .

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  • Colombia's FARC Rebels Turn In Weapons, End War
Colombia's FARC Rebels Turn In Weapons, End War

Ceremonies to mark the end of the disarmament of FARC rebels in Colombia are due to be held today. Today the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, known as FARC, confirmed that the last of its weapons have been surrendered, and will be moulded into a monument for peace.

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  • Syria war: Air strike on IS prison in Mayadeen 'kills dozens'
Syria war: Air strike on IS prison in Mayadeen 'kills dozens'

The UK's defence secretary, Michael Fallon, said the U.S. had not shared any evidence of a specific threat of a chemical weapons attack. "We'll be recovering [the weapons] during the battle, repairing them". Mattis did not address the nature of the intelligence or White House warning as he flew to Europe for a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation m...

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