Thursday July 20-th, 2017

North Korea denies torturing American detainee Otto Warmbier North Korea denies torturing American detainee Otto Warmbier

Doctors at the hospital said he had suffered a severe neurological injury from an unknown cause. It's unclear how he came to be in that state. North Korea hinted that Warmbier's death is the fault of the US, adding that "the USA should ponder o...

LAPD chief urges cadets to be ethical in wake of scandal LAPD chief urges cadets to be ethical in wake of scandal

A swarm of LAPD officers arrived at Cain's home Thursday to execute a search warrant and warned residents there may have been explosives inside the home, according to the neighbor, who said Cain lived there with his mother. Los Angeles mayor Eric Ga...

Firefighters battle blaze at low-rise building in east London

The blaze comes after at least 79 people were killed when an inferno ripped through Grenfell Tower in West London, as emergency checks are carried out on tower blocks across the country. Bethan Green Road is now closed as firefighters tackle the blaz...

US keen on providing India defence technology reserved for close allies

There is a "historic opportunity" for the U.S. to partner with India during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit, a top American think tank said today, urging the Trump administration to assist New Delhi in enhancing its defence capabilities.

Police question "troubled" Finsbury Park attacker

Police are holding Darren Osborne , 47, of Cardiff, Wales, on suspicion of attempted murder and terrorism offences. The incident at Finsbury Park was the fourth attack on groups of civilians in the U.K.in since March and the third to involve...

Laura Ingraham Backs Away From Sean Spicer's Job

A former strategist on the Republican National Committee, Spicer is reportedly considering taking on a more strategic role in the Trump administration that would keep him off camera, according to the Associated Press . Spicer has also said he hasn...

Sears closes another 20 stores Sears closes another 20 stores

The specific timing of the store closings has not yet been finalised. Sears Canada can obtain $450 million in debtor-in-possession financing, which is expected to allow the company to maintain operations during the court-supervised restructuring ...

Theresa May to outline guarantees for European Union expats in Britain Theresa May to outline guarantees for European Union expats in Britain

At one point, officials took a short break to smile and pose for photographs holding gifts. Davis gave Barnier a book about hiking. "There are lots of parties that also want their countries to either leave the European Union , or have powers retur...

Government health insurance markets holding up, barely

The exit by insurers like Aetna and Humana, as well as by some Blue Cross plans, is likely to lead to many more areas in the country that have only a single carrier in the state marketplace, according to a recent analysis by Avalere, a health car...

Food aid dwindling in world's fastest-growing refugee crisis Food aid dwindling in world's fastest-growing refugee crisis

Since the South Sudanese crisis started in December 2013, the European Union has been providing humanitarian assistance to the most vulnerable South Sudanese refugees in Uganda, as well as in other neighbouring countries. Ahead of Uganda's Intern...

Teen accidentally shot by deputies fending off dog Teen accidentally shot by deputies fending off dog

The deputies opened fire, striking the dog from about five to seven feet away. When deputies moved closer they noticed the teen on the ground, wounded after being struck in the chest from a round that skipped off the ground. "This is an extreme...

Why the opposition selected Meira Kumar

Yadav also said that Meira's stature is high, keeping in mind her political career and she being the daughter of well-known politician Babu Jagjivan Ram. "JD (U)'s stand has weakened the grand alliance in Bihar", he said. RJD: Lalu Prasad Yadav'...

Bernie Sanders: 'Democratic brand is pretty bad'

During CNN's AC360, with Anderson Cooper, Senator Bernie Sanders took a few moments in order to talk about the Democratic brand, which, he claims, is now worse than President Trump's in some parts of the United States. "The context is all of them...

Manslaughter charges eyed in deadly Grenfell Tower blaze

In a statement on Friday evening Ms Gould said firefighters and council officials had inspected the estate on Friday. Eight hundred households are to be evacuated from a council estate in north London in the wake of the Grenfell Tower fire to a...

Mali: UN condemns terrorist attack at hotel on the outskirts of Bamako Mali: UN condemns terrorist attack at hotel on the outskirts of Bamako

European Union foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini, speaking in Luxembourg, confirmed two of the victims were European Union staff, a Portuguese soldier who was training troops in the Malian army and a Malian woman. The attacker was wounded and ...

Parents Sue Water Park After Daughter Dies From Brain-Eating Parasite Parents Sue Water Park After Daughter Dies From Brain-Eating Parasite

The US National Whitewater Center said it does not "publicly discuss matters related to pending litigation" and Recreation Engineering and Planning did not return calls or e-mails seeking comment. "Our findings here are significant", said at the time...

Heat wave prompts 2nd day of statewide Flex Alert Heat wave prompts 2nd day of statewide Flex Alert

According to Cal ISO officials, the alert will go into effect Tuesday and Wednesday from 2 p.m.to 9 p.m. A scorching heat wave has prompted the company that manages California's power grid to issue the first Flex Alert of 2017, in an effort to ...

Kellyanne Conway's Husband Rips Into Trump's Travel Ban On Twitter Kellyanne Conway's Husband Rips Into Trump's Travel Ban On Twitter

That followed tweets earlier Monday on the same topic blaming the Justice Department for a "watered down" version of the ban that Trump signed after his original order was challenged in court. "These tweets are basically winking at his supporters t...

Hidden trove of suspected Nazi artifacts found in Argentina Hidden trove of suspected Nazi artifacts found in Argentina

Inside the room, authorities made the unsettling discovery of 75 objects including a bust relief of Adolf Hitler , a Nazi Eagle, children's toys, musical instruments, magnifying glasses contained inside swastika-adorned boxes and a medical device...

Two Dutch journalists kidnapped in Colombia by ELN rebels Two Dutch journalists kidnapped in Colombia by ELN rebels

Two Dutch journalists believed kidnapped by leftist rebels in a volatile region of northeastern Colombia remained captive Tuesday as authorities vowed to secure their safe return. They were looking for the biological mother of a girl adopted from the...

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