• Evacuating IS convoy said to move ahead despite United States strike threat
Evacuating IS convoy said to move ahead despite United States strike threat

The deal, brokered by Hezbollah with the support of its Syrian regime ally after a week-long offensive against Daesh, has been fiercely criticised by US-led forces and the Iraqi government. party that had been on route to meet them. Syrian President Bashar Assad traveled Friday to a town recently captured from Islamic State group militants to a...

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  • Tensions grow between Kelly, Trump
Tensions grow between Kelly, Trump

More recently, Schiller was tasked with informing another longtime Trump aide, George Gigicos, that he would never manage another Trump event after the president was unhappy with how his August 22 Phoenix rally went. "He doesn't like how Kelly's handling him", a friend told the paper. Though Kelly has sought to limit and streamline the pipeline of...

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  • 1-year-old child and mom taken, last seen near Pueblo
1-year-old child and mom taken, last seen near Pueblo

Police said 1-year-old Zahid Adams and his mom, Samantha Adams, had been taken against their will by Adams' former boyfriend and father of the young boy. The message says that the man suspected to have kidnapped the pair hasn't been found. The baby, named Zahid, was wearing a red shirt and black shorts at the time of the kidnapping.

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  • Mueller Has Trump Letter About Comey Firing
Mueller Has Trump Letter About Comey Firing

Richard Painter was appearing on "Meet the Press Daily" with Katy Tur and political reporter Ken Dilanian in a discussion of a letter written by Miller and President Trump about the firing of former FBI Director James Comey. Comey's firing led to the appointment of Mueller as a special prosecutor to oversee the investigation. The Associated Press...

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  • Nurse forced into handcuffs after refusing to give cop patient's blood
Nurse forced into handcuffs after refusing to give cop patient's blood

With Nurse Alex's supervisor on the phone, Payne was warned that he was harassing a nurse. The nurse was almost in tears as she was led away in handcuffs by Payne. SHOCKING footage has emerged of a nurse being brutally handcuffed by cops for refusing to take blood from an unconscious patient. The goal was reportedly to protect the trucker, who wa...

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  • Tamil Nadu girl, who filed case against Neet, ends life
Tamil Nadu girl, who filed case against Neet, ends life

Earlier this month, while talking to reporters after challenging NEET in the apex court, Anitha had said: "MBBS is my dream". Having scored 1,176 marks out of 1,200 in the plus two exams under the Tamil Nadu state board, was unable to score high marks in the NEET and committed suicide as she couldn't manage to get a medical seat, IANS quoted ...

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  • Indian guru sentenced to 10 years in prison
Indian guru sentenced to 10 years in prison

He was booked under Section 511, 501 and 376 of Indian Penal Court (IPC). TV reports said that the defence lawyers pleaded for leniency on grounds of the sect leader's health. Singh's Dera Sacha Sauda sect describes itself as a social welfare and spiritual organisation but he is no stranger to controversy. The curfew will continue on Monday.

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  • RBI deserve Nobel prize for demonetisation, says Chidambaram
RBI deserve Nobel prize for demonetisation, says Chidambaram

The Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) annual report for 2016- 17 today revealed that all but 1.4 per cent of the scrapped Rs 1,000 notes have returned to the banking system. It, however, did not give a specific number for the old 500 rupee notes. Further, as the demonetisation process was violative of the RBI Act, it can not be considered to be bas...

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  • DA to refile more serious charges in Penn State frat death
DA to refile more serious charges in Penn State frat death

Members of the Beta Theta Pi fraternity still face lesser charges in the death of Timothy Piazza, who died on February 4 after playing a drinking game at the fraternity house near campus in State College, Pennsylvania. "Sometimes judges get it wrong - that's why we have an appeal", she said. He issued the ruling Friday after a seven-day prelimina...

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  • Blame game erupts in Delhi as two die in Ghazipur landfill collapse
Blame game erupts in Delhi as two die in Ghazipur landfill collapse

However, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal , who visited the spot along with Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia, put the blame on the EDMC. A crowd gathered to watch, among them residents who have complained about the dump for years. "Rescue operation is underway". East Delhi mayor Neema Bhagat said the corporation was aware of the DPCC not...

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  • Most who disapprove of Trump like nothing about his presidency
Most who disapprove of Trump like nothing about his presidency

Trump will discuss a tax overhaul at a White House meeting next Tuesday with the "Big Six" tax reform negotiators: House Speaker Paul Ryan , Mnuchin, Cohn, Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell and the Republican chairmen of two congressional tax committees.

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  • US Orders Russian Consulate in San Francisco to Close
US Orders Russian Consulate in San Francisco to Close

Obama took the decision on the eve of the end of his tenure in January in retaliation against Russia's alleged meddling in the November 8, 2016 USA presidential election. Even with Trump's apparent move to acquiesce anti-Russia members of the USA establishment with the diplomatic closures, some are arguing that the administration hasn't gone far ...

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  • Putin warns United States against 'offensive rhetoric' on North Korea
Putin warns United States against 'offensive rhetoric' on North Korea

The move came in response to North Korea's missile launches in July, which it, as well as South Korea and the United States, claimed were intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) tests. Moon's first visit to Russian Federation would come after the Democratic People's Republic of Korea's launch on Tuesday of an intermediate-range ballistic missile,...

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  • Weather service calls for quick Phoenix cooldown over Labor Day
Weather service calls for quick Phoenix cooldown over Labor Day

Temperatures will remain below average Saturday and Sunday with highs in the low to mid 70s. Highs stay in the 60s with overcast skies and off-and-on light rain all day long. Chance of rain 30%. Highs near or even exceed 80 degrees that Monday; Cape Cod beaches will be cooler. Partly cloudy - low around 65. West Southwest winds at 10 miles pe...

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  • Trump begins tax reform campaign
Trump begins tax reform campaign

Which brings us to the tax-cut fight. That way you'll be prepared if your tax burden increases in the near future. This is because providing tax relief is expensive, leading to lower revenue for the federal government. "Right now, our tax code is burdensome, incomprehensible, and puts American businesses at a severe disadvantage on the world stag...

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  • IAEA: Iran complying with 2015 nuclear deal
IAEA: Iran complying with 2015 nuclear deal

Iran's stock of low-enriched uranium as of 21 August was 88.4 kg, well below a 202.8-kg limit, and the level of enrichment did not exceed a 3.67 percent cap, according to the confidential IAEA report sent tomember states and seen by Reuters .

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  • Merkel says 'can't stay silent' on rule of law in Poland
Merkel says 'can't stay silent' on rule of law in Poland

This is a very complicated phase in our relations". "Unfortunately, it's necessary to reconstruct the bilateral relations due to detention of German nationals in Turkey". "I am working together with the French President and also with the help of the United States on finding solutions (for the Ukraine crisis) within the Normandy format".

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  • Feinstein's Trump comments elicit groans at SF talk
Feinstein's Trump comments elicit groans at SF talk

Ellen Tauscher during a Commonwealth Club of California event at the Herbst Theater in San Francisco. She drew boos, however, when she said Trump will likely serve out the rest of his term. Feinstein, 84, is up for re-election but has not formally said if she will seek another six-year term. Feinstein admitted there's more than a bit of politic...

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  • Protesters rally outside Trump buildings to save Dreamer program
Protesters rally outside Trump buildings to save Dreamer program

DACA protects undocumented persons from deportation and provides them with a work permit if they entered the USA before turning 16, pay a fee and meet certain eligibility requirements. But the legal pinnings of the DACA program have always been suspect. "If you put yourself in the shoes of a young person, it produces so much stress", he said.

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  • Bruce Springsteen extends Broadway run after tickets sell out
Bruce Springsteen extends Broadway run after tickets sell out

Tickets had gone on sale Monday morning via the company's Verified Fan service, in which potential ticket-buyers had preregistered for a chance to receive a code, which would allow them to buy two tickets. " #SpringsteenBroadway has been EXTENDED!" the ticket outlet tweeted, with a follow-up tweet explaining that fans who had previously registered...

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