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Hillary Clinton Defends Elizabeth Warren On Twitter

Jeff Sessions as USA attorney general, a 1986 letter from Coretta Scott King urging the Senate to reject Sessions' nomination as a federal judge is gaining new ...


Despite protests, Trump's actions remain popular with many

The new president's combative style hasn't helped lift his historically poor approval ratings, Mr Rennie said. There is another executive order on immigration...


Stuart Hogg to become youngest Scotland player to reach 50 caps

Scotland have made just one change to their side to take on France on Sunday, with John Barclay replacing the injured Ryan Wilson. "They have improved marked...


Putin is ready to meet Trump in Melania's home country

Granted, that seems plausible given how oddball some of his diplomatic engagement has been lately, but if Reuters is wrong about how much Trump knows ab...


In major breakthrough, India successfully tests first ballistic missile interception

The homegrown anti-ballistic missile, dubbed as the Prithvi Defence Vehicle (PDV), flies at supersonic speed and is capable of destroying targets at altitudes o...


Passenger opens planes emergency chute at Mumbai airport, 1

Akshay Rameshkumar Mohan (31) was released on surety of Rs 15,000 by Airport Police as it was a bailable offence, Alka Mandave, Senior Police Inspector of Airpo...


Kenyan duo win 2017 Lagos City Marathon

Kenya's Rhoda Jepkhorir, the first female elite athlete to cross the finish line in the 2017 edition of Lagos city marathon, says she will not turn down a Niger...


Vote BSP or suffer atrocities: Mayawati to minorities, Dalits

But urban Jats have largely voted for the BJP at those seats where Muslim voters went enmasse for the Samajwadi Party (SP)-Congress alliance. The rest of the ...


Yale changes name of building honoring former slave owner

The renaming of the college comes after nearly a year of controversy. Calhoun, who attended Yale in the early 1800's, served the United States as Vice Preside...


Senate confirms Sessions as next attorney general

The National Republican Senatorial Committee is calling hypocrisy on Sen. He did name Sessions towards the end of his testimony, however, when he read the concl...


US Democrats Call For Inquiry, Firing Of Flynn Over Russian Sanctions Talk

At the time , President Obama had announced sanctions in response to cyberattacks. The Washington Post reported on Thursday that nine current and former USA...


No Andy Carroll - West Ham Team vs West Brom Confirmed

But ahead of Saturday's game against West Brom at the Olympic Stadium , Bilic was keen to point out that West Ham are focused on reaching their first point...


113 dead in Brazil state as police strike continues

Normally a relatively safe state, there were only four deaths due to homicide in Espirito Santo in January this year - a figure which has now skyrocketed. The c...


Thousands Protest in Baghdad; Tear Gas Fired

Witnesses said that security forces fired teargas at the demonstrators when they attempted to head to Baghdad's heavily fortified Green Zone, home to government...


'Catastrophic' fire danger looms over parts of Australia

It's not another bad fire weather day. At one point 49 fires were burning across the state of New South Wales , 17 of which were not under control. He said a...


Iran to US: 'The language of threats has never worked'

The Trump administration's inexperience in reading the tea leaves of Iran's foreign policy manoeuvres, however, has led it to decide, that, legal or not, the la...


USA objects to Palestinian as United Nations envoy to Libya

Haley said Washington "does not now recognize a Palestinian state" and argued that it does not "support the signal this appointment would send within the United...


Trump Slams Sen. Richard Blumenthal on Twitter for 'Misrepresenting' Gorsuch Remarks

Gorsuch's spokesman, Ron Bonjean, confirmed to the Guardian that the supreme court nominee called Trump's tweet attacking Robart " disheartening and demorali...


Wind slams semitrailer onto police cruiser, dashcam video shows

Nobody was injured, including the two occupants in the truck. Hopefully this video illustrates why. Footage from a auto camera captures the moment strong wind...


Resident Of Canadian Claims $2 Million Powerball Prize

It, of course, pales in comparison to the record jackpot of $1.586 billion that was shared by ticket holders in California, Florida and Tennessee. Winning and...


U.S. investigators confirm some parts of Trump Russia dossier are true

Officials have admitted some conversations mentioned in the dossier took place, CNN reports . How's this for a Friday news dump? "This is more fake news. U.S...


Brawl breaks out as Zuma addresses South African parliament

Chief whip Jackson Mthembu hit out at the EFF, saying the ANC was deeply disturbed by the "reprehensible and deeply embarrassing conduct of members of parliamen...


Magnitude 6.5 Earthquake Strikes Southern Philippines

A magnitude 6.7 quake struck near Surigao City late Friday night, according to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs). The epicente...


MPs reject Brexit bill amendment to protect European Union citizens in UK

Shadow home secretary Diane Abbott, who missed last week's initial vote on the bill, backed it this time. The Commons will debate the last set of amendments t...


Donald Trump wants 'constructive' ties with China

After weeks of speculation that he would break with nearly four decades of U.S. foreign policy , President Donald Trump will now stay in line with the country'...


Radical socioeconomic transformation takes centre stage in Zuma's address

The EFF had been hurling abuse at Zuma and rising on points of order, preventing Zuma from speaking. Prior to the fracas, EFF MPs were trying to thwart th...


JFK fire: Plane catches fire on runway at NY airport

Flight 1301 was taxied back to the gate for a thorough examination. The situation is now under control with no injuries reported, according to officials. The ru...


Trump will not be able to spark war with Iran: American scholar

Large U.S. and Israeli flags were placed on the streets as thousands trampled them. The current friction between Iran and the United States is in contrast t...


Poll finds Trump supporters believe Bowling Green Massacre happened

After Kellyanne Conway falsely said on three separate occasions that people died in a terror attack in Bowling Green, Kentucky, liberals and opponents of the ne...


President Trump, Japan's Prime Minister Abe Hold Joint News Conference

The prime minister said Japan is also facing issues of refugees and terrorism, adding, "We need to work closely together on these global issues". Trump and Ab...


Masood Azhar row: 'Change your stance for consensus', India tells China

Earlier this week, China, using its veto rights as a permanent UNSC member, blocked a U.S. proposal co-sponsored by Britain and France, to have Azhar declared a...


Uma Bharti Says She Made Policemen Torture Rapists When She Was CM

They should be beaten till their skin comes off. She was referring to the Bulandshahr gang rape incidents that took place in 2016. Salt and chilly should be r...


Russia Considering Returning Snowden to USA to Please Trump

The information was provided to NBC News by a senior USA official who has analyzed a series of highly sensitive intelligence reports detailing Russian deliber...


O.Panneerselvam's rebellion: What now in TN?

Sasikala has left no stone un-turned in showing her strength , party MLAs have hit out at OPS by accusing him to be functioning at the helm of the opposition...


Barcelona star Messi and Neymar set for Melbourne clash

Tournament organisers have not yet guaranteed the availability of the superstar duo. Brazil now top the standings while Argentina are struggling somewhat, findi...


Iraq forces thwart IS attack in 'liberated' E. Mosul

Davis added that the trapped jihadists have only two options - either surrender or be killed by the Iraqi forces - "as there's not a place to retreat". US milit...


Abe-Trump Meeting May Yield Clues On Trump's Trade Vision

Most Japanese budget cars on American roads are produced in the United States by American workers, Abe also noted, adding that total investment by Japanese com...


Somalia's New President meets with Diplomats In mogadishu

The Security Council called today upon the newly-elected President of Somalia to pay urgent attention to the immediate risk of starvation, take active steps to ...


Syria's Assad dismisses Amnesty report on mass hangings

He further said that restoring stability to make Syria safe again is less costly, and more practical that creating safe zones . Assad's remarks came during an...


Brexit Bill approved by majority of MPs in Commons

The bill was passed after MPs voted 494 to 122 in favour, a majority of 372. The comfortable government victory came despite seven Conservative MPs voting wit...


Manhunt for Peru's fallen ex-president starts in California

He said Toledo met the head of Odebrecht Peru, Jorge Barata, in a luxury hotel in Rio de Janeiro in 2004 and promised to help the firm win two highway contracts...


France thwarts suspected new terror attack

The report came as French police thwarted an "imminent" suicide attack, possibly on a Paris tourist site, with the arrests of four suspected Isil recruits, in...


Seven killed in Bali village landslide in Indonesia

The landslide hit several villages in the Kintamani area at about 23:00 on Thursday (1500 GMT). The landslide flattened homes in Bali . In nearby Awan vill...


Kellyanne Conway Fires Back at Hillary Clinton's Travel Ban Tweet

She simply wrote "3-0". In the meantime, Trump has continued tweeting about the court ruling calling it "a disgraceful decision". Trump's executive order th...


Wife says Tej Bahadur Yadav missing

The videos have went viral on social media triggering several reactions. A lot of people were added to his friends' list after he raised the issue of bad qualit...


China January exports rise 7.9%, beating forecasts

This compared with a median forecast of 3.1% growth from 11 economists polled by The Wall Street Journal. Despite the strong export performance, China's polit...


Boise School District Board Chair Reacts To DeVos As Secretary Of Education

Betsy DeVos was confirmed as Secretary of Education Tuesday, but the Traverse City Education Association says this isn't not the outcome they were hoping for. ...


Sipho Pityana: Zuma must step down as leader of ANC

That was a "major mobilizing force" for the opposition heading into Zuma's national address, Atlantic Council Africa expert Chloe McGrath told Foreign Policy....


Polish PM slightly injured in auto accident

Officials say Szydlo was traveling in the second auto in a convoy along the town's main road when. According to public broadcaster TVP Info, a small private F...


Chinese and U.S. warplanes CLASH over South China Sea

Incidents such as the near miss do nothing to ameliorate the tension. According to U.S. officials, during Wednesday's encounter, a Chinese KJ-200 early warnin...