Friday June 23-rd, 2017

Protests as SK names site for defense system

Washington and Seoul are moving forward with plans to locate the controversial U.S. THAAD missile defense system on the Korean peninsula, amid growing protests and debate over whether the value of this added deterrence is worth the risk of aliena...

Pence ticket set as GOP prepares to gather in Cleveland Pence ticket set as GOP prepares to gather in Cleveland

True to form, though, Trump dedicated the bulk of his rambling speech to bloviating about his own accomplishments, committing many long, breathless minutes to congratulating himself on predicting Brexit, condemning Hillary Clinton and marveling at th...

Partner of missing Electra Brown novelist Helen Bailey charged with her murder Partner of missing Electra Brown novelist Helen Bailey charged with her murder

They discovered human remains in a hidden cesspit at her home along with the suspected remains of her dachshund, Boris. Police have been digging up sections of the Royston, Herts garden since arresting her partner on suspicion of murder earlier thi...

New British PM May makes Johnson foreign minister New British PM May makes Johnson foreign minister

Theresa May and husband Philip at 10 Downing Street. "Florence, you once tried to climb into one of them, and said, 'Take me with you.' From now on, no more boxes". And the new Prime Minister got straight to work as she began to fill her new cabinet...

May Is Britain's new prime minister after Cameron's resignation May Is Britain's new prime minister after Cameron's resignation

The queen will ask May, who was elected the leader of the ruling Conservative Party on Monday, to form a government before traveling to Downing Street as prime minister . To Mrs. May, who has succeeded Cameron, Putin "stressed the conviction that th...

Nice atrocity: Two more suspects arrested in France after truck terror

Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel, 31, drove a 19-ton truck nearly a mile through revelers on Promenade des Anglais to watch the Bastille Day fireworks on the Mediterranean city's waterfront Thursday. Bouhlel was known to police for delinquency and domesti...

Kashmir violence: Death toll touches 35 Kashmir violence: Death toll touches 35

Twelve paramilitary central reserve police force (CRPF) troopers were injured on Monday evening when someone from a stone pelting crowd hurled a grenade at the forces in Srinagar's Nowhatta area. A march in Muzaffarabad, the capital of Pakistan-admin...

The Last-Ditch Effort to Block Trump's Nomination

In our own time the so-called establishment and the "Never Trump" movement seek to defend the true Republican Party ideals, but the average GOP voter sees them as Roman citizens saw their senators-elites looking out for themselves and a select ...

Britain's new PM forms cabinet Britain's new PM forms cabinet

Top Brexit campaigner and former London mayor Boris Johnson has made a sensational comeback after two weeks in the political wilderness to become Britain's top diplomat. His advice to her was "to be as close to the European Union as we can be for...

Pakistan to observe 'Black Day' in solidarity with J&K Pakistan to observe 'Black Day' in solidarity with J&K

PM said that 0.7 million Indian soldiers deployed in the occupied Kashmir could not suppress the movement of freedom of region's people. This was the first infiltration attempt by militants from across the LoC in the State after the protests brok...

United States concerned over Kashmir killings, calls it India's affair United States concerned over Kashmir killings, calls it India's affair

Hundreds of civilians and at least 100 troops have been injured. More than 70,000 Kashmiris have been killed so far in the violence, a lot of them by Indian forces. "We won't deprive of sacrifices to reach Burhan Wani's mission to its logical concl...

India slams Pakistan over statements on Kashmir

Curfew-like restrictions continued to be in place in many parts of the Valley including parts of Srinagar city. According to reports, Wani had attracted many young followers through his use of social media, calling on them to pick up arms against I...

Theresa MAY be Prime Minister after sailing through second ballot Theresa MAY be Prime Minister after sailing through second ballot

The result of the party ballot will be announced September 9. The results mean that Britain will have its first female Prime Minister since Margaret Thatcher; only the second woman ever to have held the job. Leadsom, 53, who also backed the "leave"...

Turnbull claims victory in tight Australia election Turnbull claims victory in tight Australia election

The election reduced Turnbull's Liberal/National government's seats in parliament, and the ongoing vote count by the electoral commission has so far given the coalition 74 seats, two short of a parliamentary majority. Some conservative members of the...

Britain's May tells Merkel and Hollande she needs time before Brexit talks Britain's May tells Merkel and Hollande she needs time before Brexit talks

Cameron read an email from "Judith", who, he said, had urged him before his first questions session against Corbyn not to be too harsh on the Labour leader because his deputy, Tom Watson, was looking to take over, and would be much tougher to beat.

David Cameron heads to Buckingham Palace to resign as prime minister David Cameron heads to Buckingham Palace to resign as prime minister

After assuming office, May will set about naming her new frontbench team. He added: "As we leave for the last time, my only wish is continued success for this great country that I love so very much". The BBC's royal correspondent Nicholas Witchell ...

Clinton far ahead of Trump with Hispanic voters Clinton far ahead of Trump with Hispanic voters

But his campaign insisted Sanders didnt mean the comments as a formal endorsement of Clinton. On Wednesday, a proposal that would eliminate college tuition for families under $125,000 was unveiled by Clinton. Sanders' presence and voice, Grijalva sa...

Turkey's PM says 161 dead in military coup attempt

Supporters of Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan take part in a demonstration in Istanbul, Turkey, July 16, 2016. Egyptians woke up Saturday to find some newspapers announcing Erdogan's ouster, even as the strongman loathed by Cairo quashed the coup ...

Man taken into custody in connection to missing Calgary girl

Sara Baillie, 34, was found dead Monday evening after she didn't show up for work, and anxious family members weren't able to contact her. Police have ruled her death a homicide. He and others in the family have no idea who Downey is, he added. At ...

At least 84 killed in French terror attack; more than 100 injured

French President Francois Hollande (right), attends a meeting at the Prefecture the day after the Bastille Day truck attack. Forensics experts evacuate a dead body on the Promenade des Anglais seafront in the French Riviera town of Nice after at ...

Partner charged with murder of Electra Brown author Helen Bailey Partner charged with murder of Electra Brown author Helen Bailey

Stewart was arrested on Monday and later released before being rearrested yesterday. He has appeared at Hatfield Remand Court today and remanded in custody to appear at At Albans Crown Court on Monday. They discovered human remains in a hidden cess...

Five stories in the news today, July 15 Five stories in the news today, July 15

Madison and Taliyah went to the same daycare and Brignall said she'd run into Baillie when the mothers picked up and dropped off their kids. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau expressed his condolences to the family of the murdered mother and daughter w...

Erdogan calls Assad a 'more advanced terrorist' than ISIS Erdogan calls Assad a 'more advanced terrorist' than ISIS

Authorities have detained 24 people in connection with the attack investigation, including 15 foreign nationals, the state-run Anadolu news agency reported. "ISIS recruitment in Turkey has been an ongoing issue in recent years, with reports of yo...

Auschwitz: No Pokemon Go

The museum's communications director, Andy Holliger, said that they are "attempting to have the museum removed from the game". New York Magazine is also reporting that pokemon can be caught at Auschwitz, the concentration camp in Poland whe...

United States urged not to harm security in South China Sea

Secretary of State John Kerry, ahead of a key court ruling on China's claims in the disputed waterway. Discussing the impending ruling by an worldwide court over China's claims to most of the South China Sea, Wang reminded Ban that the Philippines...

90 dead, 1563 people arrested in Turkey coup

Addressing a crowd of thousands in Istanbul , Erdogan refused to call Gulen, a one-time close associate of the Turkish president's, by name. Another senior official directly blamed the United States. "But on the other hand, you watch what Erdogan ...

Don't travel to Turkey: US warns citizens after coup attempt

Secretary of State John Kerry said on Saturday the Obama administration would investigation any accusations against Gulen if they are presented by Turkey along with an extradition request. Erdogan's government, however, is blaming the religious fig...

Britain to keep monitoring situation in Turkey in wake of coup Britain to keep monitoring situation in Turkey in wake of coup

Many within Turkey's military and mid-level bureaucracy supported Fethullah Gulen, the inspiration behind the hugely-influential Hizmet movement . Gulen is an Islamic scholar who lives in Pennsylvania where he runs a movement that has a far reac...

Brother of Slain 'Kim Kardashian of Pakistan' Arrested For 'Honor Killing'

Baloch , whose real name was Fauzia Azeem , was a popular and controversial figure on social media - dubbed Pakistan's Kim Kardashian - who dared to show off her curves and speak out about female empowerment in Pakistan, a largely conservative natio...

British PM May gets down to work under Brexit pressure British PM May gets down to work under Brexit pressure

Russian President Vladimir Putin said he was ready for "constructive dialogue" with Britain's new premier, while White House spokesman Josh Earnest said USA officials who had worked with May "found her to be quite effective". In April, he suggested t...

Turnbulls coalition may clinch enough seats to form majority government in Australia

ADELAIDE'S western suburbs seat of Hindmarsh is one of only two across the country still considered to be in doubt, as the Coalition locks in a Lower House majority. Australia's constitution allows for an early election to be called when the Senate t...

Britain's new Prime Minister Theresa May's cabinet takes shape

Johnson also questioned then-PM David Cameron's assertion that some 70,000 "moderate" rebels in Syria were fighting Assad in Syria and, thus, worthy of Britain's aid. "Boris Johnson spent part of his life in Brussels; it's time for him to come back...

Pokémon Go developer aiming for rollout to 200 markets Pokémon Go developer aiming for rollout to 200 markets

A U.S. senator has asked the developers of the game to clarify its data privacy protection. Simply put, great content works, and the success of Pokemon Go is a clear indication that when companies invest the time, energy and money into producing ...

Police arrest three in Nice as ISIS claims truck attack

Bouhlel, a Frenchman of Tunisian descent, had three children and an ex-wife who lived in the city. He was issued a suspended jail sentence for road rage in March. The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department and the Los Angeles Police Department a...

New PM creates Brexit Ministry New PM creates Brexit Ministry

Boris Johnson is beginning his first day as a Cabinet minister "very excited" to be returning to front-line politics as Theresa May's Foreign Secretary. In France , Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault Thursday branded his British counterpart a liar. ...

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