World News

US Pacific Command chief to visit S. Korea: Japanese newspaper

The command post drill will be played out on a similar scale to that of previous year, when 50,000 South Korean and 25,000 U.S. troops joined. The United Stat...


Maple City Health collects six health care grants

George Sigounas. A full list of CT health centers and awards can be found here . The groups plan to use the additional funds to improve efficiency of the com...


Kenya's defeated Odinga to take poll dispute to top court

Mr Odinga, who has said the poll was rigged , had previously refused to appeal to the Supreme Court . The election was declared free, fair and transparent b...


Kenya's Opposition Group to Move to Court to Challenge Presidential Election Results

She says she accompanied the baby's body to the mortuary in the city of Kisumu. He also called for peaceful forms of protest against the victory of his oppone...


Alleged Charlottesville attacker previously accused of beating wheelchair-bound mom

Two Virginia State Police troopers investigating the day's events died when the helicopter they were in crashed in Albemarle County, where Charlottesville is lo...


Will N. Korea's Kim Pull the Trigger? Possible Signs to Watch

North Korea has claimed it will have a plan for a missile strike targeting Guam prepared by mid-August - a threat that has led to President Trump insis...


Donald Trump finally condemns 'evil' racism after Charlottesville

Of course, if the United States determines that North Korea has launched a missile targeting the U.S., the President would have to decide whether to retaliate...


Government sets out post-Brexit customs plan

The Brexit Secretary said securing an interim customs arrangement would be "in both sides" interest'. But the government's plan - which it admitted was ...


A rare and elusive white moose has finally been captured on video

In July, Jessica Hemlin photographed a white moose that regularly visits her garden in Munkeda, which is also in western Sweden. Regardless of what you call i...


Team for ODI series and T20 announced, Yuvraj Singh axed

No place for Yuvraj Singh and Suresh Raina. Risabh Pant too has failed to make the cut. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) announced a 15-member...


Pentagon denies civilians killed in Afghanistan airstrike

The United States military has deployed Special Forces and airstrikes against Islamic State group militants in Afghanistan and said it has killed dozens of ...


Trump White House to look into China's trade practices

Trump is planning to sign an executive action asking the U.S. Trade Representative to consider investigating China for the theft of U.S. technology and intellec...


Man held over jogging push on Putney Bridge eliminated as suspect

The private-equity specialist was out of the country when the assault occurred, his lawyer said. CCTV footage of the incident, which happened on May 5 but was...


NCP boycotts Opposition meeting called by Sonia Gandhi

Though the Nitish Kumar-led JDU has been excluded from the list following its realignment with BJP, Congress has signalled a solidarity message by extending inv...


UNESCO World Heritage Site in China hit by an quake

The top-level national emergency response continued amid ongoing aftershocks on Thursday, involving at least four helicopters, 90 vehicles, hundreds of soldiers...


Lassa Fever: Ogun places patient under watch

Bode said the health workers had been admitted to the Isolation Ward at the teaching hospital alongside a female resident doctor who contracted the infection wh...


Israeli Retaliatory Airstrikes on Hamas Positions in Gaza Injure 4 Palestinians

Three injuries were reported، one of them critical، due to a fracture in the skull. From the Gaza strip into Israel a rocket was sacked, reports the Times of ...


Beijing taking charge in debate on South China Sea

In another, he noted that the South China Sea accounted for "much less" of Asean's communiqué than past summit, his voice hoarse from talking. The two parti...


Trump savages Richard Blumenthal on Twitter

Blumenthal is now serving his second term as a USA senator from CT, first elected in 2010 and then re-elected in 2016. He told stories about his Vietnam battles...


Israel Moves to Close Al Jazeera, Revoke Credentials of Its Journalists

The Israeli government said it was basing its decision on a similar ban by several Sunni Arab states, amid their diplomatic rift with Qatar, which hosts and fun...


Johnson and Pieters pace Bridgestone field

He made only three pars over his last 11 holes and wound up with his best chance yet to win in America. Australian Scott Hend is in contention for the biggest...


White supremacists' smear campaign against HR McMaster has officially begun

A source described as a "former senior official" told the Daily Caller , "Everything the president wants to do, McMaster opposes". "He has created and overse...


United Kingdom model 'kidnapped in Milan in bid to auction her off online'

Her kidnapper reportedly demanded €300,000 off her agent in the United Kingdom to prevent her "sale" online. After the 20-year-old arrived, she was drugged, s...


BoE Split Again On Rate; Trims Growth Outlook

The BoE today said the economy will "remain sluggish " as it cut growth forecast in the United Kingdom from 1.9% to 1.7% in 2017. Shares in Unicredit cli...


Sushma slams Rahul for meeting Chinese Ambassador

Earlier, a combined Opposition attacked the Centre and said India stands isolated in the neighbourhood - a claim Swaraj denied. External Affairs Minister S...


Democrat governor switching to Republican Party

The New York Times first reported Justice's plans to switch parties. The rally is set to start shortly after 7 p.m. ET. Justice was elected governor ju...


Liquid-filled iPhone cases recalled after reports of chemical burns

One consumer had permanent scarring from a chemical burn. Major retailers including Amazon, Henri Bendel , Tory Burch, Nordstrom Rack and Victoria Secret t...


Former Egypt coach to lead LAFC

The 59-year-old Bradley has no players just yet on his new team, but he has a lengthy list of coaching accomplishments. It was a frustrating setback for an Amer...


Apple Kills iPod Nano and Shuffle, Tweaks iPod Touch Pricing

Announcing the Nano, Steve Jobs famously pulled one his jeans coin pocket, billing it the biggest thing since the iPod Classic . The Nano's last update was in ...


Jordanian man killed in shooting at Israeli embassy in Amman

He charged the guard, Ziv, whose last name has not been cleared for publication, and who is in Israel, with two counts of murder and for bearing an unlicensed w...