• Kenyan delegation attends Donald Trump meeting without notebooks
Kenyan delegation attends Donald Trump meeting without notebooks

Dr. Kenneth Namunje and Mr. Grant Brooke signed for Kipeto Energy and Twiga Foods respectively while Ray Washburne, the President and Chief Executive of OPIC signed on behalf of his organization. The BCIU is a US-based organization comprising of 200 member companies. "McCain has done for our country", Trump said. "Every day, we're standing for re...

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  • United Kingdom supports South African land reform - PM May
United Kingdom supports South African land reform - PM May

In her first visit to the continent as UK Prime Minister, Theresa May pledged to become the G7's biggest investor in Africa by 2022, using the UK's development budget to not only relieve poverty, but to create a sustainable investment environment for British businesses.

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  • Google fights back against Trump’s accusations of bias
Google fights back against Trump’s accusations of bias

Mr. Trump said results for " Trump News" is purposely set up to show CNN and "fake news media" to promote negative stories. Some Republican US lawmakers have also raised concerns about social media companies removing content from some conservatives, and have called Twitter's chief executive to testify before a House of Representatives panel...

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  • Iran to open lawsuit against US sanctions at ICJ
Iran to open lawsuit against US sanctions at ICJ

BA, which is owned by Spanish-registered IAG, said its last outbound flight from London to Tehran will be on September 22 and the last inbound flight from Tehran will be the following day. Air France is the French branch of the Franco-Dutch airlines group Air France KLM. Despite this, a number of European companies have announced they are pulling...

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  • John McCain’s former rivals pay tribute: ‘We are all in his debt’
John McCain’s former rivals pay tribute: ‘We are all in his debt’

The office of Barack and Michelle Obama released a statement on the death of Mr McCain , in which Mr Obama wrote that despite all their differences, they shared "a fidelity to something higher - the ideals for which generations of Americans and immigrants alike have fought, marched and sacrificed".

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  • Rights Groups: Myanmar Officials Remain Untouched a Year after Rohingya Exodus
Rights Groups: Myanmar Officials Remain Untouched a Year after Rohingya Exodus

Jubeda Begum has been caring not just for her own infant, but also for her young niece and nephew after she said her sister Rozia was murdered with her husband during an army sweep in their village previous year. "Bangladesh's government really deserves more regional and global solidarity and support", he added. "The inability of the United Nat...

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  • US Senator John McCain dies after brain tumour battle
US Senator John McCain dies after brain tumour battle

This comes just one day after McCain chose to stop his brain cancer treatment . Sen. Amy Klobuchar and Sen. He went on to become the Republican Party's presidential nominee in 2008. Supporting his fellow soldiers was a cause greater than himself. Ward built her national profile by attacking McCain - and not just for his relatively moderate i...

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  • Trump suggests US close to 'big' trade agreement with Mexico
Trump suggests US close to 'big' trade agreement with Mexico

It remains unclear how US and Mexican negotiators would make public the completion of work on their bilateral issues, given that Guajardo has signaled that the nation won't make an announcement on Nafta until Canada also signs on to a new deal.

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  • Devin Booker and Suns react to John McCain’s unfortunate death
Devin Booker and Suns react to John McCain’s unfortunate death

The ceremonies begin Wednesday in Phoenix, Arizona, where the senator will lie in state in the Rotunda of the Arizona State Capitol throughout the day, starting with a private ceremony at 10 a.m. His deep and enduring love for his country and his family fueled his public service, and it is no secret his voice will be deeply missed in the United S...

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  • Mass Shooting, Fatalities Reported At Florida Videogame Tournament
Mass Shooting, Fatalities Reported At Florida Videogame Tournament

William said Katz committed the shooting with a single handgun. A Baltimore City police spokesperson, TJ Smith, said the department was assisting partner law enforcement agencies with information that led them to Baltimore. More than 3 million players competed in last year's Madden NFL challenge, making it the top-rated esports broadcast in Nor...

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  • Trump Organization CFO Allen Weisselberg reportedly granted immunity
Trump Organization CFO Allen Weisselberg reportedly granted immunity

Weisselberg was reportedly interviewed weeks ago after his attorney negotiated the immunity deal with prosecutors. Mr. Weisselberg has worked for the Trump family for more than four decades, including as treasurer for the Donald J. This practice resulted in an illegal 2016 campaign contribution consisting of a $130,000 payoff to Stormy Daniels ,...

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  • Iowa governor chokes up relaying call with Tibbetts' mother
Iowa governor chokes up relaying call with Tibbetts' mother

Dairy co-owner Craig Lang also was a Republican candidate for Iowa agriculture secretary, finishing third in a five-way race in the June primary. Rivera is now being held at the Poweshiek County jail, he said . "During our neighborhood canvas, we came across an individual that had security cameras", Poweshiek County Sheriff Tom Kriegel said, exp...

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  • Australian Treasurer Morrison to become new prime minister
Australian Treasurer Morrison to become new prime minister

Morrison, who will be Australia's sixth prime minister in the past 10 years, received the most votes when pitted against former Interior Minister Peter Duton and Foreign Minister Julie Bishop . He won this vote 45-40 against Peter Dutton . He then said he would provide loyalty to Mr Morrison and help the Coalition defeat Labor and Bill ...

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  • Julie Bishop resigns as Australian foreign affairs minister
Julie Bishop resigns as Australian foreign affairs minister

One of the casualties was Labor's Julia Gillard, Australia's first female leader, who constantly battled misogyny and made global headlines for her fiery rebuttal of then Liberal opposition leader Tony Abbott in parliament in 2012. "While Labor has at times been critical of the foreign policy directions under prime ministers Abbott and Turnbull...

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  • Hurricane Lane downgraded to a Tropical Storm as it approaches Hawaii
Hurricane Lane downgraded to a Tropical Storm as it approaches Hawaii

Hurricane Lane on August 23, 2018. A large wave hits a man on a breakwater along Waikiki Beach ahead of Hurricane Lane, Friday, Aug. 24, 2018, in Honolulu . "They want to take advantage of the surf when there's no one around", they said. How long will it keep raining in Hawaii? Governor David Ige had already on Tuesday declared a state o...

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  • Mass shooting at video game tournament in Jacksonville
Mass shooting at video game tournament in Jacksonville

For more on the Jacksonville shooting , watch our Facebook Live newscast from Sunday afternoon. Police warned residents to stay away from the area. "We will get to you, please don't come running out". There is one suspect deceased at the scene, and there are no outstanding suspects. The shooting appears to have occurred inside a pizza rest...

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  • Donald Trump hits back after attorney general's public rebuke
Donald Trump hits back after attorney general's public rebuke

U.S. President Donald Trump will not let any punch go unanswered as he called out attorney general Jeff Sessions in a series of tweets this morning, asking him to dig more from the Democratic side and his traducers, such as the former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief James Comey.

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  • USA reaffirms anti-terror request despite Pakistan denial
USA reaffirms anti-terror request despite Pakistan denial

The US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has called on Pakistan to take "decisive action" against all terrorists operating in the country . The US Secretary of State felicitated Imran Khan on his success in the general election and formation of government in Pakistan.

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  • China official says US tariffs will impact high-tech industries in both nations
China official says US tariffs will impact high-tech industries in both nations

That figure would be far more than China imports from the United States, raising concerns that Beijing could consider other forms of retaliation, such as making life more hard for American companies in China or allowing its yuan currency to weaken further to support its exporters.

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  • Drug tunnel ran from old KFC in Arizona to Mexico bedroom
Drug tunnel ran from old KFC in Arizona to Mexico bedroom

Hidden beneath the bleak exterior of a fried chicken restaurant in the Southwest lurked the infrastructure of a sophisticated drug organization shipping meth, cocaine and heroin to the Arizona streets, officials said Wednesday. That tunnel was linked to an ice factory in San Luis Rio Colorado, Mexico, according to ABC. Another tunnel was found in a...

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