South and North Korean leaders in surprise meeting today

Concerns grew earlier this month after North Korea responded to the U.S. calling for the denuclearisation of the peninsula and a complete dismantling of the nuclear programme by threatening to pull out of the summit unless Washington offered someth... More..

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Donald Trump just keeps misquoting James Clapper on Federal Bureau of Investigation 'spying'
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

Donald Trump just keeps misquoting James Clapper on Federal Bureau of Investigation 'spying'

They're lies. They should have been greeted with headlines reading, " President Trump lies to public about Russian Federation investigation ". Tuesday, James Clapper, former Director of National Intelligenc...More..

Flash flooding causes chaos in parts of Baltimore
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

Flash flooding causes chaos in parts of Baltimore

The videos and images are quite devastating, especially for a community that endured this only two years ago. "We had a very, very heavy cell move over us, and it just unloaded and did not let up", he said....More..

Cyclone death toll in Oman, Yemen rises to 11: authorities
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

Cyclone death toll in Oman, Yemen rises to 11: authorities

It actually received 278.2mm, almost three times its annual rainfall. Tropical cyclone "Mekunu" is unlikely to reach the UAE, but the eastern and southern parts of the country might be affected by a moist a...More..

China, Burkina Faso establish ties following Taiwan snub
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

China, Burkina Faso establish ties following Taiwan snub

Taiwan lost its second diplomatic ally in less than a month on Thursday after Burkina Faso said it had cut ties with the self-ruled island, following intense Chinese pressure on African countries to break with ...More..

Body Language Expert On Harvey Weinstein Smiling: ‘It Was Bizarre And Suggestive’
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

Body Language Expert On Harvey Weinstein Smiling: ‘It Was Bizarre And Suggestive’

Harvey Weinstein has been formally charged with rape and sexual abuse after turning himself in to police in NY. Actress Mira Sorvino, who was one of the first to make an allegation of sexual miscondu...More..

Italian president to meet PM over disputed govt lineup
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

Italian president to meet PM over disputed govt lineup

But Italian President Sergio Mattarella told the nation minutes later he had refused to accept the nominee the eurosceptic League and 5-Star Movement parties had put forward as economy minister. The situation i...More..

Israel Setting Up Barrier to Prevent Gazan Infiltration by Sea
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

Israel Setting Up Barrier to Prevent Gazan Infiltration by Sea

Organizers said it would be the first attempt of its kind from the Gaza Strip. A statement from the armed wing of Islamic Jihad, the Al-Quds Brigades, claimed the two as members. An 8-month-old infant who d...More..

Will Power finally wins the Indy 500
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

Will Power finally wins the Indy 500

Danica Patrick trudged out of the infield care center with her head down, mirrored sunglasses covering the disappointment in her eyes. Instead, Patrick crashed just 67 laps into the race and was unable to fini...More..

U.S. Officials Enter North Korea to Prepare for Potential Summit
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

U.S. Officials Enter North Korea to Prepare for Potential Summit

After abruptly canceling the North Korean summit Thursday, Trump told reporters Saturday that he, too, was still considering the June 12 meeting. The Center for the National Interest's Harry Kazianis and ...More..

P.E.I. woman hopes to help end Ireland's abortion ban
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

P.E.I. woman hopes to help end Ireland's abortion ban

That shift means the atmosphere now is very different from the one in which the eighth amendment to the constitution was implemented, also after a public referendum . "Women have died and they [the governm...More..

Forecasters predict active hurricane season: 10-16 named storms, 5-9 hurricanes
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Forecasters predict active hurricane season: 10-16 named storms, 5-9 hurricanes

Colorado State University also has a long history of posting seasonal hurricane forecasts . The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration reported that 2017 would be an above-average season and it pr...More..

International Monetary Fund to work with Iran banking chief despite U.S. bans
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

International Monetary Fund to work with Iran banking chief despite U.S. bans

It was the first meeting between China , Russia , France , Britain, Germany and Iran in a bid to save the Iran nuclear deal following USA pullout. "I think this is a moment of truth for the Europeans", E...More..

Protest condeming police brutality in Thoothukudi
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Protest condeming police brutality in Thoothukudi

The chief minister said power supply to the plant was discontinued following a direction from the state's pollution control board. Women shout slogans during a protest against the government and police fo...More..

Suspect dead, others injured after shooting at Oklahoma City restaurant
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Suspect dead, others injured after shooting at Oklahoma City restaurant

The statement referred other questions to police. Authorities say the victims are in good condition. A woman and a girl were shot after the gunman walked into the busy restaurant. Capt Mathews said the gunman...More..

Israel reportedly just launched missile attack near Homs in Syria
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Israel reportedly just launched missile attack near Homs in Syria

It added in another tweet that the USA coalition targeted T2, an energy installation located "near the border with Iraq and about 60 miles west of the Euphrates river where the coalition is backing ground f...More..

Science teacher who was shot and tackled school shooter releases statement
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Science teacher who was shot and tackled school shooter releases statement

Police have not yet released the identity of the shooter. The school is on lockdown. Police say the female student wounded in the shooting is in critical condition. "We've had these shootings around the count...More..

USA in ‘productive talks’ about reinstating June North Korea summit
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

USA in ‘productive talks’ about reinstating June North Korea summit

For instance, the North cancelled a high-level meeting last week because it said it was outraged over joint military exercises being conducted by US and South Korean forces - even though Kim had previously said...More..

Exit Polls: Ireland Votes to Repeal Abortion Ban
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Exit Polls: Ireland Votes to Repeal Abortion Ban

In Ireland polling, stations open at 6:00GMT and close at 21:00GMT and national broadcaster RTE is expected to publish an exit poll at 22:30GMT. Ireland legalized divorce by a razor-thin majority only i...More..

1-Year-Old Died in Hot Truck as Dad Caught Flight
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

1-Year-Old Died in Hot Truck as Dad Caught Flight

The truck that the 1-year-old girl was found in. The little girl was transported to Vanderbilt Children's Hospital where she was pronounced dead. Authorities have not identified the child or parents, and an...More..

Man hit by lava in first serious Hawaii volcano injury
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Man hit by lava in first serious Hawaii volcano injury

Geological Survey scientist Wendy Stovall said on a conference call with reporters. "Even the wispy edges of it can cause skin and eye irritation and breathing difficulties", USGS warned. Resident Ikaika Marz...More..

Historic day! The RTE Repeal referendum exit poll has just been released
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Historic day! The RTE Repeal referendum exit poll has just been released

A "yes" vote, meanwhile, would ease the way for Irish lawmakers to pass legislation allowing abortions in the first 12 weeks of pregnancy and in cases that could endanger the mother's life. Activists were out o...More..

Hawaii's Erupting Volcano Looks Even Crazier From Space at Night
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Hawaii's Erupting Volcano Looks Even Crazier From Space at Night

Early Wednesday morning, officials from the U.S. Geological Survey spotted blue flames rising from cracks in a country road in Leilani Estates, near where lava is spewing from the Kīlauea volcano's lower ea...More..

Trump administration weighing new tariffs on imported vehicles
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Trump administration weighing new tariffs on imported vehicles

The Trump administration has launched a national security investigation into auto and truck imports that could lead to new United States tariffs similar to those imposed on imported steel and aluminum in ...More..

7th-Grade Science Teacher Tackles Shooter at Indiana Middle School, Students Say
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

7th-Grade Science Teacher Tackles Shooter at Indiana Middle School, Students Say

Vice President Mike Pence , who is from IN, said on Twitter he and his wife, Karen, are "praying for the victims of the bad shooting". Vice President, Mike Pence also tweeted about the shooting, writi...More..

Parents Sue to Evict Their Adult Son - and Guess What Happened?
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Parents Sue to Evict Their Adult Son - and Guess What Happened?

The notes to Michael Rotondo ranged from orders to leave and encouragement to get a job, to offers of more than $1,000 and help in finding a place. After the ruling Michael said he plans to appeal the case ...More..

Upset over Russian Federation probe, Trump tears into 'spygate'
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Upset over Russian Federation probe, Trump tears into 'spygate'

The assumption that the FBI/DOJ infiltration, if in fact it happened, was for political purposes sounds like yet another Trump paranoia created to distract attention from the Mueller investigation. He's been ...More..

North Korea still open to talks with the US
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

North Korea still open to talks with the US

Trump did react to an overnight statement from the Kim government in which it praised Trump for even being willing to hold one-on-one talks. "Everybody plays games", said Trump, who often boasts about his own...More..

Trump to National Football League anthem kneelers: 'Maybe you shouldn't be in the country'
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Trump to National Football League anthem kneelers: 'Maybe you shouldn't be in the country'

In a sign that players were not part of the discussions, any violations of the policy would result in fines against the team - not the players. "I think everyone has the right to express their first amendment...More..

Harvey Weinstein Arraigned on Rape Charges
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Harvey Weinstein Arraigned on Rape Charges

Weinstein will be exonerated". "Mr. Weinstein has always maintained that any sexual activity he engaged in was consensual", Brafman said, according to a transcript of his remarks. Just before 9am Weinstein ...More..