Thursday July 20-th, 2017

Putin Offers Political Asylum To James Comey, Citing Potential Prosecution In US Putin Offers Political Asylum To James Comey, Citing Potential Prosecution In US

According to some data in the West, Russia economic contraction since 2014 was substantial. His comments on Comey and the leaks aside, Putin made a note on the show that Russian Federation actively seeks cooperation with the United States .

Michelle Carter Found Guilty Of Involuntary Manslaughter Michelle Carter Found Guilty Of Involuntary Manslaughter

Moniz said that Carter's "conduct caused the death of Mr. Roy". In addition to her encouragement, Carter also knew the location of Roy and his truck, and failed to alert any authorities, or Roy's family members. What do you think of the verdict...

Man Charged With Terrorism-Related Murder in London Van Attack Man Charged With Terrorism-Related Murder in London Van Attack

Police have previously said the hired white van that was driven into people had come from Cardiff at about 8.20am on Sunday - the day before the attack. A 13-year-old boy who celebrated an alleged terror attack on Muslim worshippers in Finsbury Park...

'Darkest Day For India': PM Modi Recalls Emergency On Mann Ki Baat 'Darkest Day For India': PM Modi Recalls Emergency On Mann Ki Baat

Citing the CBI raids on NDTV owners Prannoy Roy and wife Radhika over alleged "bank fraud" and the deteriorating situation in Jammu and Kashmir as examples, Congress leader Tom Vadakkan said, "Yes, we have not forgotten Emergency , but there is an...

Martin Shkreli fraud trial opens in NY Martin Shkreli fraud trial opens in NY

Shkreli, 34, was arrested in December 2015 and faces up to 20 years in prison. Prosecutors accuse Mr Shkreli of running a fraudulent scheme where Retrophin assets were used to pay off debts after hedge fund MSMB Capital Management lost millio...

UK: All building cladding samples tested thus far fail fire safety UK: All building cladding samples tested thus far fail fire safety

The number of United Kingdom high-rise buildings found to have cladding that failed fire safety tests has been expanded to 60, the government has said. Mr Javid praised the "calm and stoicism" residents showed when asked to leave their homes at sho...

Some House Democrats mull over how to oust Pelosi as leader

On that point, Ryan agreed that the Democrats need to focus less on President Donald Trump and more on economic issues. Pelosi's defiant comments came as Democrats remained angry and divided after throwing some $30 million into a House race in ...

At least 10 injured in clashes in India-held Kashmir on Eid At least 10 injured in clashes in India-held Kashmir on Eid

A mob resorted to stone pelting at Janglat Mandi in Anantnag town after the Eid prayers, forcing police to burst tea as shells. A police deputy superintendent was beaten to death by a crowd outside one Srinagar mosque last Thursday. Kashmir Valley ...

Parking lot at Western District property sold for HK$5.18 mln Parking lot at Western District property sold for HK$5.18 mln

If you thought NY real estate was bad, feast your eyes upon Hong Kong, where a 188 square foot parking spot just sold for a record $664,000, making it the most expensive parking spot in the world . "This is basically the price of one flat in Hong Ko...

Qatar rejects list of conditions by boycotting countries Qatar rejects list of conditions by boycotting countries

The diplomatic tiff, which some observers believe President Donald Trump might have encouraged through his full-throated support for Saudi Arabia during a recent visit, could threaten the future of a huge USA air base in Qatar. Saudi Arabia, the Un...

Pentagon to be granted authority for decisions over troop deployment in Afghanistan Pentagon to be granted authority for decisions over troop deployment in Afghanistan

But that plan has not yet been presented to Congress and a senior administration official told CNN on Monday that President Donald Trump is not expected to make a decision on the U.S. 'We have spent six years just getting by, asking more and ...

1 winning Powerball ticket sold in California worth $447M

The winning numbers are 20-26-32-38-58 with a Powerball number of 3. The jackpot has been steadily rising since April 1, the last time someone matched all the numbers. Both prize amounts would be before taxes are deducted. This big score will co...

Another leadership test for Pelosi, who's weathered many

While Pelosi won, 44-year-old Ryan received a significant amount of support ― 64 votes to Pelosi's 134 votes. " Time to stop rehashing 2016 and talk about the future". The Georgia contest was the most expensive House race in history, and the GOP d...

US says it shot down Iranian-made drone in Syria US says it shot down Iranian-made drone in Syria

The incident comes on the heels of a U.S. Navy attack on a piloted Syrian Su-22 jet in the Southern Raqqa countryside and indicates an increasingly assertive stance by the U.S., which is yet to spell out a coherent policy in Syria . The shootin...

Seattle police: No choice but lethal force in fatal shooting Seattle police: No choice but lethal force in fatal shooting

But Anderson said there was no need to frisk her because it was a typical burglary call. The documents also included images of seven knives in the apartment, including one reportedly in Lyles' coat. "She called them for help". 'And at that point, f...

Trump to announce plan to stop cash flow to Cuban military

The "wet foot, dry foot" policy , which once let most Cuban migrants stay if they made it to U.S. soil but was terminated under Obama, will remain terminated. When the Trump regulations are enacted, only travel with an organised group will be allowe...

Netanyahu hails 'historic' visit by Indian prime minister Netanyahu hails 'historic' visit by Indian prime minister

Netanyahu said that relations with India , a country of 1.25 billion people and one of the world's largest economies, is on a steady increase. "The visit is another significant step in strengthening our joint work and the strategic partnership bet...

Wounded Rep. Steve Scalise out of intensive care Wounded Rep. Steve Scalise out of intensive care

After the attack, investigators found a piece of paper on his body that listed the names of six members of Congress but contained no other context, the Federal Bureau of Investigation said . Former neighbors and family members, meanwhile, said t...

Man Charged With Terrorism-Related Murder In Attack At London Mosque

British authorities have charged 47-year-old Darren Osborne with terrorism-related murder and attempted murder in connection with the van attack on a crowd of Muslim worshippers near two north London mosques . The suspect, who seemed to have a b...

UK: All building cladding samples tested failed fire safety

Camden council leader Georgia Gould said it chose to evacuate four blocks in north London's Chalcots Estate late Friday after fire inspectors uncovered problems with "gas insulation and door stops", which, combined with the presence of flammab...

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