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Prince Philip: A life of service

As the Captain General of the Royal Marines, Prince Philip attends the ceremony paying tribute to personnel of the 1664 Global Challenge - a series of strengt...


Trump's approval rating hits new low

In an earlier post , I explained how polling data on the Russian Federation investigation underscores the degree to which partisanship taints Americans' asse...


Trump signs Russian Federation sanctions bill; new law also targets North Korea, Iran

An attorney for Trump , Jay Sekulow , issued a statement in response to the Post report: "Apart from being of no outcome, the characterizations are misi...


Trump Administration Announces Sanctions Against Maduro Regime

The Table of the unity democratic (MUD), the opposition coalition, has been organizing since nearly four months of protests nearly daily against Maduro, which h...


Trump Must Announce State of Emergency Over Opioid Epidemic - White House

We must act boldly to stop it. "The average American would likely be shocked to know that drug overdoses now kill more people than gun homicides and vehicle cra...


China opens its first army base overseas

China formally opened its first overseas military base on Tuesday with a flag-raising ceremony in Djibouti in the Horn of Africa, the same day as the Peopl...


Inmates who escaped Alabama jail used peanut butter to trick new hire

Speaking at a news conference, Underwood explained that a fresh employee unknowingly opened an alternate door while keeping count of inmates in the prison's c...


US Vice President: 'Georgia is our main strategic partner'

Russian Federation and Georgia fought a brief war in 2008, which lead to two breakaway Georgian regions, South Ossetia and Abkhazia, declaring independence. "Th...


South is gearing up for National Night Out

The annual National Night Out crime and drug prevention event will again send messages to criminals that residents are organized and fighting back as they deepe...


Kenyan election official found dead days before national vote

Mr Msando had publicly sought to reassure voters that the election results would not be tampered with. As Kenyan elections draw closer, the country's head of ...


Trump's tax plan has aggressive timeline but no details

In a letter to Republican leadership, Senate Democrats said they are willing to work in tandem with the GOP on overhauling the US tax code as long as the midd...


Turkey coup trial: nearly 500 in court

Gulen, who is based in a secluded compound in the USA state of Pennsylvania, strongly denies the charges. Established in 1960 in a distant suburb of Ankara ,...


Injury rules David Rudisha out of London

David Rudisha has been forced to pull out of London 2017 in the stadium where he shattered the world record for the 800m. Coe said that the biggest problem...


Putin confirms United States diplomatic missions in Russian Federation will be cut

Pence's weirdly sympathetic "very hopeful" comments about Russian Federation represent just the latest example of how the Trump administration can't seem to st...


May: No freedom of movement from European Union after 2019

Senior ministers have given conflicting signals over key issues such as whether free movement of people could continue after Brexit , with divisions coming out...


United States sanctions Venezuelan president, calls him a 'dictator'

Tasked with writing a new constitution, it has far-reaching powers―including the right to dissolve the National Assembly and change laws. "This is the end of ...


Beware of counterfeit solar eclipse glasses

A solar eclipse occurs only at the new moon phase, when the moon is only partially illuminated by the sun, Krause said. The eclipse's totality - the path ...


Trump Jr.'s Russian Federation meeting explanation came from his dad

Citing people familiar with the discussions, the Post said the president's legal team planned to present the meeting as a potential setup by Democrats seeki...


White House-Fox-Seth Rich timeline alleged in suit

A lawsuit filed Tuesday by former homicide detective Rod Wheeler claims Fox News distorted his findings alleges that President Donald Trump personally r...


Body Found In Freezer

The Campbell homeowners who took the freezer into their possession say they have been friends with Novoa for five years and are "shocked". Each is jailed on c...


AAA: Gas prices up another 9 cents in Florida

Lawrence and Salina led the way with 11-cent increase, while Kansas City, Kansas and Wichita rose eight cents. Gasoline prices are cheaper than in most recent y...


Blast at Afghan mosque kills 20, wounds 30

A deadly explosion has taken place in Herat city in West of Afghanistan as there are fears that dozens of people have been killed or wounded. "At around 8:0...


Born Abu Dujana, A Lashkar-e-Taiba Terrorist, Killed By Forces

As the joint team was zeroing in on the target house, the militants opened fire which was retaliated, triggering off a gunfight, the official said. Dujana , ...


Lalu Family Slams Nitish; Hurls Insults at Him

Four days after he returned to the NDA fold, Nitish addressed his first press conference on Monday, where he said he was sure of the decision he had taken. "T...


European states bid to host UK-based EU bodies

Nineteen cities are bidding for EMA, which has almost 900 staff and acts as a one-stop-shop for approving and monitoring the safety of drugs across Europe. The ...


Trump Presents Medal of Honor to Vietnam Hero James McCloughan

Back in 1969, at the age of 23, McCloughan served in Vietnam, where he repeatedly risked his life to save wounded comrades. "And with God as your witness, we th...


Blair Must Face Justice to Prevent Another Iraq

The current attorney general, Jeremy Wright, had asked judges to block the challenge because it was "hopeless" and had no basis in English law. Former British...


Congress accuses government of indirectly encouraging cow vigilantism

He claimed that vigilante mobs had become emboldened because of government inaction. "There's a feeling of threat in many states, especially because of fringe...


Here's Why Apple Remove Some Apps from China Store

Apple however has also stated the apps would continue to function normally in those countries and regions where local laws do not prohibit the use of VPNs. One...


3 gang suspects shot dead trying to flee Moscow court

The trio were killed during a shootout which also left two guards injured. When the lift stopped on the third floor of the building and the doors opened, thre...


LGBT Advocacy Groups Talk Trump Transgender Ban

Akbarian, who said his chain of command was supportive as he transitioned from female to male, said his time to re-enlist is coming up and he might stay to ensu...


Wet Weather Anticipated in Local Forecast Monday, Tuesday

South wind 5 to 9 miles per hour becoming west southwest after midnight. Sunday will be mostly sunny with highs in the mid-80s with northeast winds around 1...


Judge Finds Arizona's Arpaio Guilty of Criminal Contempt

Bolton said Arpaio was guilty of misdemeanor contempt after prolonging his controversial immigration sweeps for 17 months after being directed to stop them by S...


Illinois Department of Labor responds to Ohio State Fair incident

Tyler Jarrell, 18, of Columbus, was thrown about 50 feet and pronounced dead on the midway. "After seeing that I don't like none of these rides", said Casey H...


Indian forces kill two youth in occupied Kashmir

The troops of 55 Rashtriya Rifles (RR), 183 Battalion, 182 Battalion, Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and Special Operations Group (SOG) Latipura earlier in...


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

Last night, the Washington Post published a piece delightfully titled "Did a 9-year-old called " Pickle " really write that letter to Trump?" Dylan hosted ...


Trump pleads with Senate: Don't let the American people down

When he says it split us, I think he means it split us - not as a party, not Republicans - it split us as a country. Sens. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., and John Bar...


U.S. within our range, says N Korea after missile test

The US's policy on North Korea is prompting Pyongyang to accelerate the development of nuclear weapons and nuclear delivery vehicles, a Russian military exper...


Trump ready to sign Russia sanctions bill, Moscow retaliates

Germany's foreign minister said his country wouldn't accept the USA sanctions against Russian Federation being applied to European companies. Moscow "reserves...


Russian Federation orders United States to cut diplomats in response to sanctions

The White House had not given a clear answer this week about whether Trump would sign the bill or veto it. Moscow has told the U.S. to reduce the number of ...


Trump to sign bill for new sanctions on Russian Federation

The bill is yet to be approved by US President Donald Trump, but Moscow sees little chance that the American leader would veto it. Russian President Vladimir ...


Putin threatens to retaliate over new U.S. sanctions

When asked about Russian-U.S relations and the probe into possible collusion between President Donald Trump's associates and Russian officials in the 2016 US ...


Trump sacks Priebus, names new White House Chief of Staff

Priebus's exit comes almost a week after press secretary Sean Spicer quit the White House , apparently unhappy over the appointment of Anthony Scaramucci a...


New White House chief of staff is battle-toughened leader

Vice President Mike Pence tweeted that he was "g$3 rateful to Reince for his friendship and service to America", adding that Priebus has "been a huge part o...


Reince Priebus replaced as White House Chief of Staff

US President Donald Trump has sacked his White House chief of staff, Reince Priebus . " We accomplished a lot together and I am proud of him! " he tweet...


High Temperatures And Low Humidity Brings Summer Back Sunday

By midweek the temperatures and humidity will be up, this will increase the chance for isolated pop up showers or t-storms. Since the front will line up along t...


Sharif's disqualification an 'internal affair', won't impact CPEC: China

In an ongoing investigation in Panama Paper leak case, Pakistan Supreme Court today disqualified Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif from holding his office and acc...


IDF chief promises 'serious' consideration of Azaria pardon request

The court's decision on Sunday prompted right-wing lawmakers to renew calls for Azaria to be pardoned and sparked demonstrations in front of the IDF's headquart...


Four Arab countries say ready for Qatar dialogue with conditions

The incident happened in Doha on June 13, amid a dispute with regional rivals Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates. The Ministers of Foreign A...


Ashamed of Boy Scout speech

Despite his question to himself, Donald Trump continued to fill his National Scout Jamboree speech with more political rhetoric. During a rambling 38-minu...