Saturday August 19-th, 2017

Deadly Ohio Fair Ride Was In NC Just Weeks Ago Deadly Ohio Fair Ride Was In NC Just Weeks Ago

Records show that inspections on Fire Ball were up to date and a state permit was issued for the ride on Wednesday, the fair's opening day. IDOL's Amusement Ride and Attraction Safety Division inspectors are notifying operators to suspend operation...

Two militants killed in South Kashmir encounter Two militants killed in South Kashmir encounter

Indian troops in the latest act of state terrorism martyred two more Kashmiri youth on Sunday in Pulwama district of India held Kashmir. Security personnel lobbed tear gas shells and fired a few shots in the air to restore law and order in the area...

Twitter Pounces On Dubious Letter From 9-Year-Old Trump Fan Twitter Pounces On Dubious Letter From 9-Year-Old Trump Fan

Dylan hosted a Trump-themed birthday party and had a cake made in the shape of a Make American Great Again cap. . Dylan asked the U.S. president several questions, like how old he is and how much money he had. White House press secretary Sarah Huc...

McCain gives bill thumbs down after Trump's last-ditch appeal McCain gives bill thumbs down after Trump's last-ditch appeal

Eliminating them would reduce tax revenues by almost $1 trillion over the next decade. Rep. Brian Mast, a Florida Republican and Iraq war veteran who lost both legs in combat, told reporters the " Senate showed they don't have the courage they n...

U.S. bombers threaten North Korea U.S. bombers threaten North Korea

His comments are a contrast to what he said in April this year as he praised Chinese efforts to rein in North Korea . "I am very disappointed in China ". China is an ally and key trading partner of North Korea . "It'll likely harden China'...

US Issues Statement on Sanctions against Russia, Iran, N. Korea US Issues Statement on Sanctions against Russia, Iran, N. Korea

Despite tensions over alleged Russian interference into the USA election, Moscow and Washington have worked closer together on Syria. US Ambassador John Tefft "expressed his strong disappointment and protest" at the Russian retaliatory move on Frid...

Russian Federation boots United States diplomats in retaliation for new sanctions

If the president chooses to veto it, however, the bill is still expected to garner enough support in both chambers to override his veto and pass into law. The measure is aimed at penalising the Kremlin for meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential ele...

Labelled a 'Hostile Regime,' Russia Mulls Reply to US Sanctions Labelled a 'Hostile Regime,' Russia Mulls Reply to US Sanctions

The new sanctions come as the White House grapples with several ongoing probes into ties between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation, which the President has blasted as unnecessary. "Tefft expressed his strong disappointment and protest", a Sta...

President Putin: Russia and Finland to expand Arctic cooperation President Putin: Russia and Finland to expand Arctic cooperation

The original legislation was drafted in response to what the US intelligence community has said was a wide-ranging plan by Russian agents at the direction of Putin to interject Russian interests into the USA presidential election. "That doesn't make ...

BJP chief Amit Shah to contest Rajya Sabha poll BJP chief Amit Shah to contest Rajya Sabha poll

BJP chief Amit Shah will contest the biennial election to the Rajya Sabha from Gujarat, the party announced on Wednesday. The BJP has had a rough time in the Rajya Sabha since it has not had a majority. The BJP hopes that it can ally with Shanker...

Trump Names John Kelly Chief Of Staff, Replacing Reince Priebus Trump Names John Kelly Chief Of Staff, Replacing Reince Priebus

Upon Trump becoming president earlier this year, Kelly was soon sworn in as the country's Secretary of Homeland Security. "He has been a true star of my administration", tweeted Trump in announcing the move. Yet Mr Trump appears to have activel...

Scaramucci Mentions Priebus in Since-Deleted Tweet on Leaks Scaramucci Mentions Priebus in Since-Deleted Tweet on Leaks

He has achieved so much, and he has done it all with class. The difference now, he said, is that Trump has created a faction-driven White House , noting: "I just think he has too many independent power centers and not enough team players".

Trump Announces Chief Of Staff Reince Priebus Is Out Via Twitter Trump Announces Chief Of Staff Reince Priebus Is Out Via Twitter

Scaramucci had signed on to appear at the two-day political "Comic-Con-like" gathering long before he was appointed White House communications director. "He has achieved so much, and he has done it all with class", Ryan said. Kelly previously ser...

Venezuela: a candidate for the constituent Assembly, was killed by a bullet Venezuela: a candidate for the constituent Assembly, was killed by a bullet

The Constituent Assembly would have the power to rewrite the Constitution and shut down the existing opposition-led legislature, which the opposition maintains would cement dictatorship in Venezuela . President Maduro says this should not be seen as...

Pakistan to elect new PM on Tuesday Pakistan to elect new PM on Tuesday

Shahbaz Sharif , now the chief minister of Punjab province, which is Pakistan's most populous region and the Sharif's political heartland, will have to resign from that post and run for a by-election to join parliament before he is elected as prime...

Boy Scouts of America apologizes for Trump's 'political rhetoric' Boy Scouts of America apologizes for Trump's 'political rhetoric'

Over the course of 10 days, Scouts have taken part in adventures, learned new skills, made new and lasting friendships and completed more than 200 community service projects that offered 100,000 hours of service to the community by young men and wo...

Trump Slams '3 Republicans and 48 Democrats' for Skinny Repeal Failure Trump Slams '3 Republicans and 48 Democrats' for Skinny Repeal Failure

The vote comes amid a frantic period of debate and votes this week in the Senate as Republicans push to approve some form of Obamacare repeal. "You can't have everything", Trump said, adding: "We'll get it done". "Outsourced the whole issue to Co...

Mayor, 7 others killed in Philippine drug raid Mayor, 7 others killed in Philippine drug raid

Officers were to serve warrants to Mayor Reynaldo Parojinog Sr ., of Ozamiz, a port city, to search his houses for the suspected presence of unlicensed firearms when gunmen opened fire on the police, sparking clashes that killed the mayor, his wife a...

K'taka ex-cm Dharam Singh passes away K'taka ex-cm Dharam Singh passes away

Singh, who has been ailing for some time due to age-related symptoms, was in the hospital for treatment to his respiratory system. Dharam Singh held a special place in the hearts and minds of the people by his grit, determination and hardwork on th...

Colorado Rockies add reliever Pat Neshek from Philadelphia Phillies Colorado Rockies add reliever Pat Neshek from Philadelphia Phillies

Klentak said nearly every team in contention at least called the Phillies about Neshek, but a "handful" were serious bidders. The Phillies flipped Neshek for three low-level minor leaguers. "We like all three of these guys for a variety of reas...

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