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Sep 01 2017

Pentagon Raises Afghanistan Troop Estimates to 11000

US Marine Corps Lieutenant General Kenneth McKenzie Junior told reporters at the Pentagon that the revised number was due to change in accounting practices put in place...

Sep 01 2017

Pence Going to Texas, Talks Trump Tax Plan

Vice President Mike Pence traveled to Texas to meet with victims of Hurricane Harvey Thursday and see first-hand the devastation left in its path. "Today, Vice Presid...

Sep 01 2017

White House: Donald Trump Donating $1 Million to Hurricane Harvey Victims

Kathy Griffin , who recently found herself in hot water after holding a mask that resembled the president's bloody, decapitated head, also chimed in to say there were b...

Sep 01 2017

Airstrikes kill 5 top Boko Haram commanders in Nigeria

Britain's Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson confirmed on Thursday that #Nigeria has asked to purchase military equipment from the United Kingdom to fight #Boko Haram mi...

Sep 01 2017

At Least 12 Killed In Mumbai Building Collapse

Lahane, told AFP. Bhendi Bazar in southern Mumbai is a predominantly Muslim area that, like much of the city, is highly congested, packed with shops, restaurants, fo...

Sep 01 2017

14 looters arrested in Houston area during Harvey

Steve Perez is pictured in this undated handout photo obtained by Reuters August 29, 2017 . Three days after Hurricane Harvey slammed into Texas , the stubborn, slo...

Sep 01 2017

In Focus Group, President Trump Is Urged to Be Presidential

Forty-five percent of voters approve of President Donald Trump's plan to send more troops to Afghanistan, while 41 percent are opposed, a new Politico/Morning Consult ...

Sep 01 2017

China non-committal on Doklam road

Yi has been floating the idea of expanding the economic grouping since March this year, under the title "BRICS Plus", but he insisted that the guest invitations would not...

Sep 01 2017

Against Trump, Republicans Are All Talk and No Action

A spokeswoman for House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wisconsin, AshLee Strong, said Congress "will help those affected by this bad disaster". "They've offered a wide range of a...

Sep 01 2017

Against Trump, Republicans Are All Talk and No Action

A spokeswoman for House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wisconsin, AshLee Strong, said Congress "will help those affected by this bad disaster". "They've offered a wide range of a...

Sep 01 2017

Top Billing in South America: Argentina vs. Uruguay

They are in fourth position, but their performances have gone downhill after a decent start. Uruguay are now third in the table but Argentina , in fifth, will overta...

Sep 01 2017

Six Flags has an insane new ride coming in 2018

Riders will experience a feeling of weightlessness as they fly through a 360-degree zero gravity roll. The new coaster will be named soon and is set to open in spring o...

Sep 01 2017

Salina firefighters are headed to help in Texas

Vancouver has a search and rescue team similar to the one in Texas - it's known as the Canada Task Force 1 (CANTF-1), or the Heavy Urban Search and Rescue (HUSAR) task f...

Sep 01 2017

US Orders Closure of Russian Consulate as Relations Spiral

The Trump administration said the move constituted its response to the Kremlin's "unwarranted and detrimental" decision to force the U.S.to cut its diplomatic staff in ...

Aug 31 2017

Bakers stranded by Harvey floodwaters make pan dulce for evacuees

The workers from the El Bolillo Bakery in Houston , Texas, used up almost 2,000kg of flour to bake bread and pan dulce, Mexican sweet bread, throughout the night and d...

Aug 31 2017

United Nations chief calls for lifting of Gaza blockade

Following his visit with Israeli residents near Gaza, Guterres said, "I had the enormous pleasure when talking to the families of the kibbutzim to note that instead of wh...

Aug 31 2017

Moscow sees Ukrainian deportation of Russian reporter as provocation

The channel claimed unknown individuals forced her into a vehicle outside her home in wake of her reporting on the persecution of journalists in Ukraine . Acknowledging ...

Aug 31 2017

Man charged with terrorism offence over Buckingham Palace sword incident

The 26-year-old man, Mohiussunnath Choudhury, was accused of "engaging in conduct in preparation for giving effect to his intention to commit an act or acts of terrorism"...

Aug 31 2017

GOPer Warns Woman 'May Go Missing' Over Anti-Confederate Sentiments

Jones says she introduced the bill to Abrams in 2015, so the two narratives do not technically conflict with each other. "We educated each other", the Atlanta-based atto...

Aug 31 2017

Digging Up the Facts on Rockwell Collins, Inc. (COL)

If Rockwell Collins, Inc . Should the transaction happen, it would rank as the largest aerospace deal on record, eclipsing United Technologies' 2012 acquisition of G...