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Aug 06 2017

Report that Pence eyeing 2020 run 'complete fiction': Trump counselor

In a wide-ranging interview this morning on ABC's This Week that included her pivoting away from questions on the president's misleading statements and transgender ban...

Aug 06 2017

UN Approves New North Korea Sanctions Over Missile Tests

Both Russia and China pitched to the Security Council their joint July 4 proposal for a two-track approach to the North Korean crisis. The council diplomat, who was not...

Aug 06 2017

ASEAN vexed by South China Sea disputes as Phnom Penh backs Beijing

The Philippines, as the current chair of Asean , wants to see the Code of Conduct (COC) for the contentious South China Sea to be more specific, substantial and legally ...

Aug 06 2017

Video Shows Bear Mauling Man Near Thai Temple

I get that he wanted to feed the bear and get up close and personal, but one needs to keep in mind that this is a wild animal, not a pet. Graphic video shows a bear mau...

Aug 06 2017

Little League team disqualified

The disqualification took place just hours before Atlee was scheduled to compete in the tournament championship. An undefeated little league softball team in Virginia...

Aug 06 2017

Muguruza cruises into semi-finals, Kvitova out

Serving for the set, Bellis had to overcome the inspired play of the Czech, who managed to put in some powerful returns despite not having a good day, but nevertheless, s...

Aug 06 2017

Vietnam challenges China at Asean talks

Southeast Asia's top diplomats have slammed North Korea with a sharp rebuke over its intercontinental ballistic missile tests and reminded Pyongyang of its duty to avoid ...

Aug 06 2017

Russia's Lavrov, US's Tillerson to meet August 6-8

Russian Federation also closed a USA recreational retreat on the outskirts of Moscow. It wasn't immediately clear whether the US shared Lavrov's rosy view of the meetin...

Aug 06 2017

Terror attack at military base in Valencia averted: Venezuela Govt.

A witness in Valencia , roughly two hours from the capital of Caracas, told Reuters she heard shooting overnight. Venezuela's Socialist Party deputy Diosdado Cabello...

Aug 06 2017

Chinese tourists arrested in Germany for doing Nazi salute outside parliament

Two Chinese tourists were detained in Berlin for making the straight-armed Hitler salute for photos in front of the Reichstag parliament building, a police spokes...

Aug 06 2017

Destructive tornado hits Tulsa overnight

Francis Hospital with "minor storm related injuries", according to Tulsa's Fox 23 News. A series of powerful storms tore through Tulsa, Oklahoma, overnight, damaging ...

Aug 06 2017

Aslam Wani, Aide of Separatist Leader Shabir Shah, Arrested From Srinagar

According to India Today , Wani was earlier arrested in 2015 and it was then he claimed passing Rs. 2.25 crore to Shah. Wani is a Kashmiri trader whose confession is t...

Aug 06 2017

Se instala la Asamblea Nacional Constituyente — Venezuela

La Constituyente sesionará por tiempo indefinido en el Salón Elíptico del Palacio Legislativo , frente al hemiciclo donde realiza sus debates el Parlamento de mayo...

Aug 06 2017

'Zahid Is My Brother In Umno': Najib

However, Zahid stressed that to be fair, a similar probe should carried out on the wealth of former premier Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad and his children. Zahid was speaking...

Aug 06 2017

National Weather Service: Sunny, warm weekend to give way to rainy Monday

Locations that have recently received heavy rainfall will be at a higher risk for flooding potential, especial in the Kansas City metro area, where the urban environment ...

Aug 06 2017

'Its Not A Fishing Expedition,' Rosenstein Defends Russia Probe

Senior White House counselor Kellyanne Conway called the probe a "fabrication" in an interview on ABC's "This Week". Trump this week called suggestions that members o...

Aug 06 2017

Mike Pence rips report he is considering run for presidency in 2020

Tom Cotton of Arkansas and Ben Sasse of Nebraska, GOP Ohio Gov. John Kasich , and even Vice President Mike Pence could be laying the groundwork for a White House run i...

Aug 06 2017

Led coalition, Russian Federation used phosphorus bombs in Syria's Raqqa, activist group claims

Aggressive steps taken by the Trump administration have brought "dramatically accelerated" gains against the Islamic State in the last six months, a top State Department ...

Aug 06 2017

Liezietsu wins Nagaland by

A total of 78.55 % voters voted in Northern Angami-I assembly constituency by-poll. The by-election was necessitated after Khriehu Liezietsu resigned from the seat on M...

Aug 06 2017

Israel plans to close broadcaster Al-Jazeera's offices

He said cable broadcasters had said they would not air the network's Arabic and English channels after he announced his plan. Last week Kara pointed to the broader Mid...