Teen charged in London bomb attack

A teenage Iraqi refugee who was taken in by British foster parents was charged Friday with attempted murder in the bombing of a crowded London subway train last week . ISIS has claimed responsibility for the September 15 bombing, which was Britain... More..

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Sushma Swaraj meets Rex Tillerson, discusses bilateral ties
by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

Sushma Swaraj meets Rex Tillerson, discusses bilateral ties

Swaraj and Tillerson also discussed regional issues such as Afghanistan , Pakistan , terrorism and India's role in maintaining peace in the region. Another topic that came up in their discussions between S...More..

Rohingya deportation: Bengal child rights panel moves SC
by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

Rohingya deportation: Bengal child rights panel moves SC

The violent attacks allegedly by Myanmarese armymen have led to an exodus of Rohingya tribals from the western Rakhine State in that country to India and Bangladesh . The apex court is considering an appeal ...More..

Russian Foreign Minister accuses Trump of 'demonizing' North Korea in United Nations speech
by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

Russian Foreign Minister accuses Trump of 'demonizing' North Korea in United Nations speech

Beyond his pox-on-your-both-your-houses approach to the United States and North Korea , Lavrov underscored one of the biggest risks of Trump's tough rhetoric this week, which has included open denunciations of...More..

Child dies after being left in vehicle in Toronto
by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

Child dies after being left in vehicle in Toronto

A cleaning crew working outside a west-end apartment building where Kosovac lived spotted the unconscious three-year-old boy in the back seat of a auto on Thursday afternoon. The temperature in the city reached...More..

President Rouhani says Iran nuclear deal can not be renegotiated
by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

President Rouhani says Iran nuclear deal can not be renegotiated

Paul Selva and that "he noted that US intelligence demonstrates that Iran is abiding by its commitments under the JCPOA", an acronym referring to the nuclear deal . They say Gen. Paul Selva, the vice chairman...More..

Pak summons Indian envoy over alleged firing along LoC
by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

Pak summons Indian envoy over alleged firing along LoC

Meanwhile, the Border Security Forces killed two Pakistani extremists during a clash in Ajnala sector in Punjab state. "If India does venture across the LoC, or acts upon its doctrine of "limited" war aga...More..

BSF retaliates indiscriminate firing by Pak in J&K's Ramgarh sector
by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

BSF retaliates indiscriminate firing by Pak in J&K's Ramgarh sector

Pakistani troops targeted more than 15 BoPs yesterday. The Border Security Force handed over mortal remains of two Pakistani infiltrators to Pakistan Rangers on Thursday. Though there has been no firing since...More..

North Korea may test hydrogen bomb in Pacific
by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

North Korea may test hydrogen bomb in Pacific

In a poll conducted by NPR/Ipsos just before Trump's speech at the United Nations , 51 percent of Americans said they didn't approve of how the president has been handling North Korea's nuclear threats . ...More..

US Considering Shooting Down a North Korean Missile
by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

US Considering Shooting Down a North Korean Missile

The remark by Defense Secretary Jim Mattis marks a departure from the popular argument that there is no viable military option that would not leave thousands of South Koreans and USA service members dead. Japan...More..

Obama-era school sexual assault policies rescinded
by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

Obama-era school sexual assault policies rescinded

That means that under the Obama administration, schools were expected to discipline an accused student if more than 50 percent of the evidence pointed to the likelihood that they had committed an assault. Jacks...More..

Hillary Clinton criticizes Trump's United Nations speech, mocks 'manspreading' Putin
by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

Hillary Clinton criticizes Trump's United Nations speech, mocks 'manspreading' Putin

The former US secretary of state also claimed that Putin had meddled with the presidential election as he had a grudge against her that dated back to previous conflicts on various occasions. The former secretar...More..

Unusual Volume Spotted in The Finish Line, Inc. (NASDAQ:FINL) Stock
by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

Unusual Volume Spotted in The Finish Line, Inc. (NASDAQ:FINL) Stock

The biggest holder now is Samuel M. Sato who owns 245,750 shares (0.61% of those outstanding), whilst George S. Sanders holds 88,422 (0.22% of shares outstanding) and Gary D. (NASDAQ:FINL) is performing. The F...More..

Iran's president used his United Nations speech to insult Trump
by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

Iran's president used his United Nations speech to insult Trump

A possible third pillar would involve "open discussions with Iran about the current situation in the region". During his campaign for the White house , President Trump pledged to withdraw the USA from the de...More..

Catalan govt admits referendum blow but vows to press on
by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

Catalan govt admits referendum blow but vows to press on

So even if the Spanish Government has opted for police and judges to stop the referendum for happening, the EU remains cautious to step into the situation, as the European Commission chief spokesperson Margari...More..

Trump weighing replacing travel ban with tailored restrictions
by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

Trump weighing replacing travel ban with tailored restrictions

The U.S notified all countries in July of "baseline" standards they would need to meet to avoid travel restrictions. It was not clear which countries would be targeted under the new restrictions or exactly how ...More..

International Olympic Committee unveils PyeongChang 2018 medals
by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

International Olympic Committee unveils PyeongChang 2018 medals

According to Reuters , Flessel told RTL radio that if "our security can not be assured, the French team will stay at home". The winter olympic Games of 2018 are scheduled from 9 to 25 February in Pyeongchang...More..

Russians fucking hacked into states' voting systems in the 2016 race
by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

Russians fucking hacked into states' voting systems in the 2016 race

Iowa's top elections official says there were "attempted outside intrusions" on the state's elections system past year, but no breaches. The North Carolina agency says it's still reviewing what caused Electio...More..

Nigerian High Court Bans Group Seeking Secession of Biafra
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

Nigerian High Court Bans Group Seeking Secession of Biafra

It condemned the order as "disgracefully, shambolic, crudely fabricated and concocted order delivered by a biased APC lackey". But Tukur Buratai, chief of army staff, later said the military never declared th...More..

New Poll: Young, College-Educated Republicans Sour on Trump
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

New Poll: Young, College-Educated Republicans Sour on Trump

Gallup's daily poll finds Trump's approval rating is at 38 percent, noting an increase by 1 percentage point every week for the past month. A majority of self-identified Republicans and conservatives are co...More..

The Marine Corps Is Getting Its First-Ever Woman Officer
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

The Marine Corps Is Getting Its First-Ever Woman Officer

Now, the Marines are about to welcome their very first female infantry officer. The new class will be attending a celebratory "warrior breakfast" around 35 miles south of their training grounds at Quantico on...More..

China, Russia begin naval drills near North Korea
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

China, Russia begin naval drills near North Korea

China's top diplomat pledged to strictly implement U.N. Security Council sanctions on North Korea during a meeting with his South Korean counterpart in New York Wednesday, Seoul's foreign ministry said. Aske...More..

In UN Speech, Trump Praised A Country That Doesn't Actually Exist
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

In UN Speech, Trump Praised A Country That Doesn't Actually Exist

According to Raw Story , there is a strong possibility that Trump meant to refer to Namibia or Zambia and just misspoke. What has been overlooked is that Namibia has made some incredible advances with its ...More..

Tropical Storm Jose almost stalled off US Northeast
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

Tropical Storm Jose almost stalled off US Northeast

The National Weather Service has issued a coastal flood warning until 1 p.m. Wednesday for Nassau County's South Shore bays and Suffolk's shores, except western areas of Suffolk. Rain still likely to stick arou...More..

Trump says will be putting more sanctions on North Korea
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

Trump says will be putting more sanctions on North Korea

Despite the new United Nations sanctions , South Korea says it will still send $8 million worth of aid to North Korea . "They will put nearly all South Korean citizens against the United States because ...More..

Abe: Pressure only option for North Korea
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

Abe: Pressure only option for North Korea

General Assembly. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe addresses the 72nd United Nations General Assembly at U.N. headquarters in NY, U.S., September 20, 2017. North Korea bitterly denounced new sanctions o...More..

Moon's $8 million humanitarian aid to North is postponed
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

Moon's $8 million humanitarian aid to North is postponed

Trump and Moon are also at odds over trade. But he also emphasized Beijing's view that the North Korean issue should be solved through dialogue and negotiations. After North Korea's sixth and biggest nuclear te...More..

Trump threat to destroy N. Korea is
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

Trump threat to destroy N. Korea is "sound of dog barking": minister

He also mocked Pyongyang's leader Kim Jong-un as a "rocket man on a suicide mission". But all the masculinity in global relations was apparently too much for Behar, who said Trump's making that reference wa...More..

Seoul to Resume Aid to N. Korea but Doesn't Set Date
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

Seoul to Resume Aid to N. Korea but Doesn't Set Date

Since its fourth nuclear test a month later, North Korea has conducted two more nuclear tests and flight-tested a slew of new missile systems, including developmental ICBMs that could potentially reach deep i...More..

by | Friday, September 22, 2017

S&P downgrades China, citing rising debt

The power of the state's hand was seen after an equivalent downgrade by Moody's Investors Service in May: Knee-jerk losses in Chinese stocks evaporated in a single trading session, while the yuan soared to a se...More..