Sunday June 25-th, 2017

Michael Phelps makes it 22 Olympic gold medals in 200m individual medley Michael Phelps makes it 22 Olympic gold medals in 200m individual medley

The seemingly unstoppable American Katie Ledecky is also back in the pool, this time to qualify for the 800 meter freestyle . Phelps, 31, has said the Rio Games are his last, and while Lochte hasn't made the same declaration, at 32 years old, he i...

Turkish Police Search Istanbul Courthouses, 173 Face Detention

Ankara is seeking to secure his extradition from the U.S and has officially submitted the documents for extradition, while Turkish prosecutors have submitted letters requesting his arrest by USA authorities. In a crackdown since the abortive coup, mo...

Turkey requests return of 8 officers who fled to Greece

The cleric is accused of organising the botched coup. The Anadolu Agency says Tuesday's raids in Istanbul's Umraniye and Uskudar districts came after authorities issued warrants to detain 120 company executives as part of the investigation into...

Slain Massachusetts Jogger Vanessa Marcotte Laid to Rest

Carlson says his own daughter, who runs in the area, has already changed her habits, route by the recent cases, "She is making herself much safer". "Something about Vanessa always reminded me of the ocean - so breathlessly handsome, quiet and peacefu...

Marist Poll: Trump Slips in Florida, NC, Virginia and Colorado

Mr. Trump did make up a bit of ground in Florida compared to Mrs. Clinton's 44 percent to 37 percent lead in an NBC/WSJ/Marist poll from before the Democratic and Republican conventions last month, but lost ground in the other three states.

Olympic dreams dashed, two runners help each other to the finish

This time, Hamblin helped her up. "Get up, get up! We have to finish!" This is the Olympics Games. "We have to finish this!" It was American Abbey D'Agostino, offering to help. 'I'm so grateful for Abbey for doing that, ' Hamblin said. The two co...

The Spread of the Burqini Ban

After violent clashes on Saturday night between what are described as local youths and people of north-african origin. On Sunday, there was a mass brawl in Sisco, allegedly sparked when a tourist attempted to take photographs of women wearing bur...

PM Modi to attend All-Party meet today PM Modi to attend All-Party meet today

The security expert insisted that the Indian position has never been correctly articulated by successive governments. "We are determined to resolve the Kashmir issue in a peaceful manner", Rajnath Singh said while addressing press conference.

Two More Local Zika Cases Found in Miami Two More Local Zika Cases Found in Miami

The number of confirmed cases of Zika Virus stands at 254. Gov. Rick Scott said Monday the department is sending in "additional commercial pest control companies to assist with local mosquito control efforts in Miami-Dade County". The Health De...

Republican letter asks party chairman to cut Trump's funding

They're exasperated by Trump's divisive politics and his insistence on running a general election campaign that mirrors his approach to the primaries. "They're going to do it sooner or later". An RNC member said discontent with the Trump campaign ...

Trump looking to institute political tests for immigrants

Trump's first announced his call for banning Muslims past year during the GOP primary. Last month, Trump refined the policy again, saying in a "60 Minutes" interview that there should be "extreme vetting" of all persons from "terror" states.

Manafort, Trump's campaign chairman, denies secret payments from Ukraine Manafort, Trump's campaign chairman, denies secret payments from Ukraine

A spokesman for the Ukrainian Anti-Corruption Bureau confirmed the details in the Times story. "I want to stress that his name appears there not just once, but we can not say if he physically received the money assigned to him, as there are other...

At least 6 killed in Louisiana floods

Historic flooding that killed six people and forced more than 20,000 sometimes harrowing rescues continued to sweep across southern Louisiana on Monday as the region braced for ever higher waters. State government offices in 27 southern Louisiana par...

Sun is out but flood waters remain in Louisiana

Gov. Edwards noted that he and his family were forced to leave the governor's mansion in Baton Rouge when chest-high water filled the basement and electricity shut off. While the brunt of the storm that brought torrential rains was moving west towa...

Louisiana flooding: at least five dead, 20000 rescued

With their homes largely intact they know they're the lucky ones. "Everybody is just exhausted and nervous and wanting to see what kind of damage they have to their home", Rachel Fitzpatrick said. "It's one thing to say we're getting set up for a l...

Clinton, Kaine Release Tax Returns, Jab Trump

The Democratic presidential nominee revealed on Friday that she paid a 34 percent effective tax rate past year, after taking into account deductions and other claims. As Donald Trump struggles through a second week of self-inflicted blunders, the D...

US Vice President Joe Biden to make farewell Balkans visit

The Democratic presidential candidate met Biden on a tarmac Monday in Scranton, Pennsylvania, just ahead of their first joint appearance of the 2016 presidential campaign. Two Trump supporters showed up at the rally and there were no issues. Biden ...

Zambia's Lungu wins presidential election

His main rival, Hakainde Hichilema, who alleges electoral rigging, won 47.67%. All parties have access to the raw voting data and may add up the results faster than the national commission. Mr Hichilema who spoke at a media briefing held at his hou...

Pakistan will avenge Quetta massacre: President Pakistan will avenge Quetta massacre: President

Pakistan , Mamnoon Hussain, and the Prime Minister of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan , Muhammad Nawaz Sharif. Mr. Hussain mostly talked about internal challenges and importance of eliminating militancy. The federal ministers and services chief...

Donald Trump: Clinton Can Only Win Pennsylvania If 'They Cheat' Donald Trump: Clinton Can Only Win Pennsylvania If 'They Cheat'

The voter ID situation has turned out to be a very unfair development. We have some great people here. And in-depth studies of voting have found very few instances of fraud nationwide. "And they had it on camera in a lot of places". In 2014, a Pe...

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