World News

How to Watch France vs. Netherlands

How to Watch France vs. Netherlands Griezmann played a one-two with Olivier Giroud on the edge of the box and rolled a low left-foot shot through the legs of Dutch goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen in the Dutch goal. His first was his best, a stunning third-minute bicycle kick following a right-wing cross from Manchester City's Bernardo Silva. Hungary's 3-1 win over Latvia keeps them in with a slim chance of deposing Portugal in... [Full Article...]

Deputy Boko Haram leader, five others killed by troops

Deputy Boko Haram leader, five others killed by troops Foreign Minister Boris Johnson visited Maiduguri , the capital of Nigeria's northeast Borno State and epicentre of the Boko Haram organisation, to meet some of those involved in the fight. Our military, diplomatic and development assistance is making a big difference. "Babies" bodies are shutting down and mothers who have lost everything are fighting to keep their children alive . [Full Article...]

Terrorism charge laid in recent Buckingham Palace incident

Terrorism charge laid in recent Buckingham Palace incident He was due to appear at Westminster Magistrates' Court later today. Ben Bland says the man has been charged under the Terrorism Act, has been remanded in custody and will reappear later this month. The Metropolitan Police said they believe he was acting alone. The Queen was not in residence at the time of the incident. He was released without charge yesterday. [Full Article...]

AIADMK crisis: Dinakaran moves HC, opposition parties meet President

AIADMK crisis: Dinakaran moves HC, opposition parties meet President The opposition parties in Tamil Nadu claimed that owing allegiance to TTV Dhinakaran's AIADMK faction, the government has been "reduced" to a minority with 21 MLAs, withdrawing their support to Chief Minister E Palanisamy and thereby, demanded a floor test. [Full Article...]

Houston Police Officer Drowns In Harvey Floodwaters

Houston Police Officer Drowns In Harvey Floodwaters Perez is survived by his wife and an adult son and daughter. Acevedo described Perez as a "sweet, public servant" and a man of faith. When he could not find a path, he followed the chain of command to report to the nearest station, in Kingwood. [Full Article...]

Latest Instagram update adds Portrait and Landscape Mode to the Photo Albums

Latest Instagram update adds Portrait and Landscape Mode to the Photo Albums It's a minor but welcome change that could increase the feature's appeal, especially for those who thought that being forced to post your photos as a square was a little too creatively restrictive. That means images you share on Instagram are no longer limited to the square shape, but can take other aspect ratios depending on the suitable orientation of the photo or video. [Full Article...]

Pentagon Admits Far More Troops in Afghanistan Than Official Figure

Pentagon Admits Far More Troops in Afghanistan Than Official Figure Defense Secretary James Mattis announced Thursday that he has signed orders to deploy additional troops to Afghanistan as part of the new military strategy President Donald Trump outlined last week. He didn't reveal specifics, like how many new troops would be sent to Afghanistan or when. The revision follows USA media reports that there are more American troops in Afghanistan and Iraq tha... [Full Article...]

Buses evacuate Islamic State fighters from key border region

Buses evacuate Islamic State fighters from key border region We, neither the Lebanese army, nor the Syrian army, agreed to a ceasefire. "We can not determine the time period in which the battle of Raqqa will end, precisely because war has its conditions". Later, coalition fighter jets also bombed ISIL vehicles heading towards the convoy from the Syrian town of Albukamal. The coalition is reluctant to strike the actual convoy of evacuees because th... [Full Article...]

Japan qualify for 2018 World Cup

Japan qualify for 2018 World Cup The top two in the group progress automatically, while the third-placed team will have to negotiate a playoff against their Asian Group A counterparts before facing an intercontinental playoff against a CONCACAF (North and Central American) opponent. [Full Article...]

UK's May Seeks to Preserve Gains From EU-Japan Trade Deal

UK's May Seeks to Preserve Gains From EU-Japan Trade Deal Japanese Defence Minister Itsunori Onodera spoke to Mattis by telephone and agreed to keep putting pressure on North Korea in a "visible" form, Japan's defense ministry said. Trump and Abe agreed they shared the goal of blocking the oil supply, according to the report. However, diplomats expect resistance from Russian Federation and fellow veto-wielding power China , particularly given that n... [Full Article...]

Vice President Pence speaks in Greenbrier County, W.Va.

Vice President Pence speaks in Greenbrier County, W.Va. Trump drew criticism for not directly mentioning hurricane victims when he tweeted Wednesday that after seeing "first hand the horror & devastation" wrought by Harvey "my heart goes out even more so to the great people of Texas!" Pence is joining with state and local officials and community members in Rockport, Texas, which was severely damaged by the storm. [Full Article...]

Q&A with Eric Farnsworth: What's at Stake in NAFTA Talks?

Q&A with Eric Farnsworth: What's at Stake in NAFTA Talks? Last week , the us president had proclaimed to his supporters gathered in Phoenix, Arizona, that he would "probably" by cancelling NAFTA , " at a certain time ". Trump has also continued to insist that as a result of the high rate of crime in Mexico, they would be responsible for setting up the border wall. According to the newspaper, Guajardo will hold meetings with US Commerce Secretary Wilbu... [Full Article...]

Donald Trump's advisers just signed a 'Christian manifesto' which calls homosexuality sinful

Donald Trump's advisers just signed a 'Christian manifesto' which calls homosexuality sinful In addition to the Christians United statement , a number of other responses to the Nashville Statement are being published and circulated. But there is something fresh happening in the Nashville Statement that caught my, and many others', attention. [Full Article...]

Four Companies Awarded Contracts to Build Border Wall Prototypes

Four Companies Awarded Contracts to Build Border Wall Prototypes The four companies announced Thursday are Caddell Construction Co. of Montgomery, Alabama; Fisher Sand & Gravel Co. of Tempe, Arizona; Texas Sterling Construction Co. The actual prototype construction will begin in about two weeks following discussions with the selected contractors about scheduling. Congress has not yet authorized any further money to actually build new miles of wall, though Trump... [Full Article...]

Chinese group warns: India could blow past us at innovation by 2025

Chinese group warns: India could blow past us at innovation by 2025 Prime Minister Narendra Modi will attend BRICS Summit in China next month. The eventual deal allowed both sides to save face - India's Ministry of External Affairs suggested in its statement that it had stuck to its "principled position" in the discussions, which was that road-building violated ongoing terms of a boundary dispute between Bhutan and China. [Full Article...]

Mumbai building collapse kills at least 11

Mumbai building collapse kills at least 11 Over 30-40 people are still feared inside the debris. "Rescue operations are already underway". The Maharashtra government will conduct an inquiry into the building collapse , state minister Subhash Desai said. But residents frequently refuse to leave, and as a result, only a few of those buildings have now been evacuated or demolished. Prime Minister Narendra Modi condole the deaths whil... [Full Article...]

Against Trump, Republicans Are All Talk and No Action

Trump and Mexico's government also remain at odds over his demand that Mexico pay for the border wall that he wants to construct to help keep out those who seek to enter the USA illegally. Kyle Souder, a 22-year old student at the University of Houston whose auto was flooded, said he was frustrated with the president for tweeting about the border wall as the hurricane spread through Texas. [Full Article...]

Candid? Yes. Presidential? Not so much. Voters describe Trump

Candid? Yes. Presidential? Not so much. Voters describe Trump And among Republican-leaning voters, 58% said Trump should listen more to experienced Republican leaders, compared to 34% of the group who said he should listen less to experienced Republicans. "He's let me down". However, Clinton won the city's county by an overwhelming majority, taking 75 percent of the vote , so the votes of these disgruntled Pittsburgh Trump supporters may already be a lost c... [Full Article...]

Colorado Springs Fire Department deploys 8 to Houston

Colorado Springs Fire Department deploys 8 to Houston The 14-member team is "healthy, safe and anxious to get to work", Ryan said, and is awaiting assignments. Every fire department in Southern Nevada is trained in swift-water rescues because of flooding that happens during monsoon season, he said. [Full Article...]

Iran is sticking to the nuclear deal, IAEA says

USA ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley traveled to Vienna last week to visit the headquarters of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to discuss Iran's nuclear activities. Former officials say the Trump White House is putting pressure on intelligence officers and other officials to look for Iranian infractions that could justify the withdrawal of USA adherence to the agreement, which is a... [Full Article...]


« Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543  Next »