Thursday July 20-th, 2017

Ariana Grande to hold concert in Manchester for bombing victims Ariana Grande to hold concert in Manchester for bombing victims

Now 11 people remain in police custody after a raid on an address in the Cheetham Hill area of Manchester saw a 20-year-old and a 22-year-old detained on suspicion of terror offences. May says it now stands at "severe", meaning an attack is highly li...

Bernhard Langer wins Senior PGA for record 9th senior major Bernhard Langer wins Senior PGA for record 9th senior major

Langer was 11 under through 13 holes in the second round when play was stopped Friday, one shot ahead of Vijay Singh , who shot 68 amid wind measured at more than 30 miles per hour. Singh closed with a 70. He would also become the first player to wi...

United Kingdom bomber network could be still at large

A total of 56 hate crimes were recorded in Greater Manchester on Wednesday, police have said. Members of Manchester suicide bomber Salman Abedi's network are still potentially at large, British interior minister Amber Rudd says, after the terrori...

Trump hits out at 'fake news' following Kushner reports

Now that he's back in the USA after an extensive foreign trip, his first as president, Donald Trump returned to his old buddy, his Twitter account, and proceeded to go after the media. "Whenever you see the words "sources say" in the fake news me...

AP reports Kushner back channel with Russia involved Syria

Top Trump White House adviser and son-in-law, Jared Kushner , secretly talked to the Russians about setting up a covert line of communications between the Trump transition and the Kremlin, using Russian diplomatic facilities, in an effort to avoid...

Senate Intelligence Committee Presses For Flynn Documents Senate Intelligence Committee Presses For Flynn Documents

Any immunity agreement, he said, would only take place after speaking with former FBI Director Robert Mueller, the special counsel leading the executive branch's investigation into potential collusion between Russian Federation and Trump's associate...

Trump, Abbas say peace deal with Israel is possible Trump, Abbas say peace deal with Israel is possible

US President Donald Trump with First Lady Melania Trump, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Sara Netanyahu . "A first presidential speech without any mention of two states or the settlements", the report exclaimed. The last talks, l...

US Official Mulling Greatly Expanding Airplane Laptop Ban US Official Mulling Greatly Expanding Airplane Laptop Ban

Electronic devices bigger than smartphones have to be checked in on those flights. "There's new technologies down the road, not too far down the road, that we'll rely on", he said . Just when you thought airport security couldn't get any stricter,...

United States appeals court refuses to reinstate Trump's travel ban

Mr. Trump was unwise to invite this confrontation, but the High Court now has to rescue the judiciary from harming presidential power and maybe American security. The administration is now waiting for a ruling from the 9th Circuit Court of Appeal...

G7 leaders divided on climate change, closer on trade issues

Concrete news of the U.S. stance could come quickly - U.S. President Donald Trump used social media on Saturday to indicate he would make his decision on the Paris deal "next week". But Gary Cohn, Trump's economic advisor, on Friday said the pres...

Lib Dems vow to end caste bias

Under plans to be unveiled in the party's forthcoming manifesto , the Lib Dems said the end of pay restraint would result in an average pay rise of £779 for staff. Speaking ahead of his manifesto launch tomorrow, Farron said his party was offering...

Maryland, Ohio St. meet in NCAA lacrosse championship Maryland, Ohio St. meet in NCAA lacrosse championship

A year after falling to North Carolina in the final, Maryland captured its 13th women's lacrosse championship. The championship is Monday afternoon. 60 - Senior Matt Rambo has proven to be one of the greatest NCAA competitors of all-time. Jen Giles...

Cano, Heredia homer in Mariners' 5-0 win over Red Sox Cano, Heredia homer in Mariners' 5-0 win over Red Sox

Johnson tossed a complete game shutout, and allowed only five hits, while not walking a batter and striking out eight. (Johnson was) in complete command of this game. "Their guy threw the ball over the plate". The play wasn't close and ended the inn...

LPGA's Lexi Thompson skydives into golf event LPGA's Lexi Thompson skydives into golf event

Lexi Thompson remained in position for her first victory since a rules infraction called in by a TV viewer cost her a major title, shooting a 2-under 69 in tricky wind conditions Saturday to take a three-stroke lead over In Gee Chun into the final ro...

Iraqi soldiers killed in Daesh ambush in Mosul

Iraqi forces have launched a broad assault on parts of battleground second city Mosul still held by the Islamic State group, the military announced on Saturday. Iraqi forces in October kicked off an offensive to retake the city. Shiite and other...

India reports three cases of Zika virus India reports three cases of Zika virus

Singh said one case at Ahmeadbad Civil Hospital was reported on November 9, 2016 when at time of delivering child, a 34-year-old woman had reported fever . "The cases are reported below in chronological order", the report read. "There is no need t...

Pope Pope "terrific", Saudi "spectacular": Trump waxes lyrical on foreign tour

The Pope, who has openly voiced his concerns about a Trump presidency, did not hold back his comments this time either, crowning the visit with a 32-page letter on climate change as his gift to Trump! Pope Francis referred to Mr Trump's imposin...

Coalition confirms more than 100 Mosul civilians killed in March airstrike

At the end of April, the Pentagon said at least 352 civilians had been killed in Iraq and Syria by US -led strikes against ISIS targets since it began targeting the terrorist organization in 2014. The building was believed to be safe because it...

Qalibaf Quits Iran's Presidential Race, Backs Hard-Line Cleric Raisi

Iran's presidential elections are typically tumultuous affairs. "We should all go and vote for Rouhani, for freedom in thought, logic in dialogue, law in action, securing the rights of citizens and enforcing social and economic justice".

Egypt denies Sudan claims of providing vehicles to rebels Egypt denies Sudan claims of providing vehicles to rebels

In a speech to Sudanese armed forces, Bashir said Sudan's military had seized Egyptian armored vehicles from rebels in the country's war-torn southern Darfur region. Egypt's foreign ministry denied supporting the rebels. Al-Bashir's statements come...

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