Thursday July 20-th, 2017

Tropical Storm Forms Off Mexico, Takes Aim At Oaxaca Coast Tropical Storm Forms Off Mexico, Takes Aim At Oaxaca Coast

The storm intensified in the hours before landfall, becoming a weak tropical storm on the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale (SSHWS) shortly before it crossed the coast, according to the U.S. The depression is expected to produce total rainfall accu...

Finn eager to seize Champions Trophy chance

But I think we're almost there. After bowling Morgan's team out for 123, the tournament co-hosts chased down their target in 12.2 overs. Seamer Steven Finn conceded 49 runs off just two overs against New Zealand in Wellington two years ago,...

Man jumps into moving car to save driver having a seizure Man jumps into moving car to save driver having a seizure

Turns out the driver was having a seizure. "He [driver] was in danger himself, and he was a danger to others". As the vehicle continued to move forward, Tompkins had to back his pick-up truck out of the way to avoid a collision. On Friday, Dixo...

'Star Wars: The Last Jedi': Posters tease Leia's new look and more

Lest you worry that DJ isn't an epic enough name for the Star Wars universe, Johnson promises that there's a deeper meaning behind it. The dark side is represented by Kylo Ren ( Adam Driver ), Captain Phasma ( Gwendoline Christie ) and General ...

House intel subpoenas Trump's personal attorney

The subpoenas were announced Wednesday as the special counsel overseeing the government's investigation into possible Trump campaign ties to Russian Federation has authorized former FBI Director James Comey to testify before the Senate intelli...

UK PM May says no delaying June 19 start to Brexit talks

We have to be prepared to walk out", she said to applause during the Sky News interview". A small business owner attacked Mr Corbyn's "ruthless short-sighted policies" such as increasing corporation tax and putting VAT on private school fees.

Justices affirm ruling striking NC legislative districts Justices affirm ruling striking NC legislative districts

Commenting on the Supreme Court's ruling , North Carolina lawyer and National Review contributor T. Greg Doucette said the special election order was a "dramatic remedy that surprised a lot of us on both sides of the aisle". He has vetoed fo...

'Breitbart' reporter fired after racist tweets 'Breitbart' reporter fired after racist tweets

McHugh has also called for the restoration of crusades in some of her past comments . Her tweet linked to a fundraising page that claims McHugh "was fired on June 5 for telling the truth about Islam and immigration in Europe". "If there were no M...

Texas Senate approves 'religious refusal' adoption measure

She spoke on the condition that her son's name would not be used. He said the measure would apply not only to transgender students, but to other students who might not want to use multiple-occupancy facilities for medical reasons or because the...

Liam Gallagher responds to rumours he's performing at Glastonbury Liam Gallagher responds to rumours he's performing at Glastonbury

The 400 other people gathered for the memorial joined in, and a video of the impromptu sing-a-long went viral. Mate, if we ever got back together, it would be happening. Asked if a reunion was a possibility at all he added: "No, it ain't". "I'd lik...

China's Li: fighting climate change is 'global consensus' China's Li: fighting climate change is 'global consensus'

While he did not mention the United States or Donald Trump , Mr Li's comments were clearly addressed to Washington. In a jibe at the USA administration, Juncker told the audience at an event of the Confederation of German Employers in Berlin tha...

Egypt defends Libya airstrikes, says terror training camps were destroyed Egypt defends Libya airstrikes, says terror training camps were destroyed

Two deadly church bombings in Alexandria and Tanta took more than 45 lives in April, and almost 30 people were killed in the Daesh-claimed attack on a church in the capital Cairo in December . In a sharply worded statement, Trump condemned terro...

Does US believe Western Wall is in Israel?

This includes the White House's inability to state that the Western Wall is part of Israel when quizzed by reporters at a press briefing in the White House. Jerusalem Old City from Mount of Olives. The sensitivity about Jerusalem , claimed by bot...

House committee issues subpoenas; Comey OK'd to testify

The Republican-controlled House Intelligence Committee asked USA spy agencies late previous year to reveal the names of US individuals or organizations contained in classified intelligence on Russia's meddling in the 2016 election , engaging in th...

Trump Not Planning to Invoke Executive Privilege for Comey Testimony — NY Times

Though Kasowitz was spotted at the White House with Ivanka Trump late last month, he has yet to speak publicly about the issue, though the official says he has been empowered by the White House to answer questions on the matter. However, "I can not...

UK Conservatives pledge no tax hike for top earners as vote nears UK Conservatives pledge no tax hike for top earners as vote nears

The leftist leader's lifelong opposition to nuclear weapons has drawn severe criticism from within his own party, and he was heckled on Friday for refusing to say whether he would launch a retaliatory strike if Britain were attacked. The Prime Minist...

Former US Rep. Anthony Weiner faces charges in sexting case Former US Rep. Anthony Weiner faces charges in sexting case

Beginning with my service in Congress and continuing into the first half of previous year, I have compulsively sought attention from women who contacted me on social media, and I engaged with many of them in both sexual and non-sexual conversation....

Near-perfect Kiwis take control of America's Cup qualifiers

It's all about the Kiwi race", Oracle Team USA skipper Jimmy Spithill told the briefing. Billed by Oracle Team USA's Jimmy Spithill as the "decider", the US skipper forced a penalty on New Zealand helmsman Peter Burling at the start of their ra...

British PM May looks 9 seats short of parliament majority - YouGov

ICM, for example, calculates its figures on an assumption that younger people will be less likely to vote than older, and less affluent people are less likely to vote than the wealthy. It also surprised rival pollsters. With just ten days to go unt...

Trial starts for scared Minnesota cop who killed Philando Castile

Now, Yanez, who worked for the St. Anthony, Minnesota, police department, faces trial on charges of second-degree manslaughter and two felony counts of unsafe discharge of a firearm. Castile's death grabbed the nation's attention previous year when h...

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