• Thursday Marks 1 Year Since Philando Castile Shooting
Thursday Marks 1 Year Since Philando Castile Shooting

Castile's mother, uncle and other family members gathered with Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton at the Capitol Thursday as they encouraged the state's police training board to name the recently created $12 million training fund after Castile. "We need this extra training for our police officers because at the end of the day everyone wants to go home". ...

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  • Attorneys General Across America Call For End To 'Spoofing' Robocalls
Attorneys General Across America Call For End To 'Spoofing' Robocalls

The attorneys general expect preventing spoofed calls will save consumers millions in fraud avoidance. "Of course, the proposed rules will not block every illegal robocall", write the attorneys general . Under the new rules, carriers could screen out calls coming from unassigned phone numbers. The FCC is expected to issue a ruling on the issue l...

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  • Turkey detains 11 at human rights meeting in island hotel
Turkey detains 11 at human rights meeting in island hotel

Ibid Eser, Director of Amnesty in Turkey, along with 11 others were arrested on Buyukada Island in their hotel on Wednesday and detained without charges as reported by Hurriyet Daily news. Shetty said the activists should be "immediately and unconditionally released". A number of civil society groups have been closed during Turkey's state of...

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  • Putin and Trump to meet Friday in Hamburg
Putin and Trump to meet Friday in Hamburg

Earlier this month, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said the US is working to stabilise its relationship with Russian Federation, which is "at an all-time low". A Putin spokesman also said Monday the Kremlin is losing patience in the matter. "I worry a little about this meeting because Putin is going to walk into the room very well prepar...

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  • Trump Tweet Forces Networks To Cover Charlie Gard
Trump Tweet Forces Networks To Cover Charlie Gard

Their talks are likely to be dominated by the North Korea missile crisis and a post-Brexit trade deal, but Number 10 was said to be compiling a detailed briefing on Charlie's case in anticipation of questions from Mr Trump. "But I also know that no doctor ever wants to be placed in the bad position where they have to make such heartbreaking decisio...

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  • Police continue to investigate deadly ambush of NYC officer
Police continue to investigate deadly ambush of NYC officer

Familia is the 24th police officer to be shot and killed in the U.S.in 2017, which is already more than the number of officers shot and killed in 2016, according to data collected by the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund . She said he seemed paranoid and was generally acting strangely. While tensions have been running high in recen...

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  • ICC says South Africa should have arrested al-Bashir
ICC says South Africa should have arrested al-Bashir

Government chose to give Al-Bashir immunity to avoid arresting him and surrendering him to the court for prosecution. It was in light of this event that Jeff Radebe, a minister in the presidency, announced that South Africa was reconsidering its participation in the ICC.

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  • Ethics Chief Who Challenged Trump Resigns, Calls for Improvement
Ethics Chief Who Challenged Trump Resigns, Calls for Improvement

In departing ahead of schedule, Mr. Shaub has handed Mr. Trump an opportunity to begin putting his mark on the agency overseeing the federal government's vast ethics program, including that of the White House. President Barack Obama appointed Shaub, a longtime OGE employee, to director of the office in 2013. "In working with the current administr...

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  • Permission for Burhan Wani Rally in United Kingdom cancelled after India's protest
Permission for Burhan Wani Rally in United Kingdom cancelled after India's protest

In a video that went viral on social media recently, former Hizbul Mujahideen commander Zakir Musa was seen paying a tribute to his predecessor Burhan Wani . On 13th of July 1931, thousands of people thronged the Central Jail Srinagar to witness the in-camera trial of Abdul Qadeer. Social media sites on lease line in Kashmir Valley to be blo...

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  • Sridevi: Never imagined I'd work with Akshaye Khanna
Sridevi: Never imagined I'd work with Akshaye Khanna

Did MOM finally manage to impress and stir a strong emotion like I had expected it to? Sridevi looked gorgeous in a white and golden sari with her hair tied in a bun and a sweet smile that she always carries with herself. And how one incident changes their lives forever.But this mom is not ready to take things lying down and gives it back t...

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  • Coffin with child's organs, but no body, found on Philadelphia sidewalk
Coffin with child's organs, but no body, found on Philadelphia sidewalk

Vernon Cemetery and in close proximity to Laurel Hill Cemetery. He told CBS : 'There have been cases where people take remains or human bodies for whatever unusual reason they decide, but we're going to look into that'. WTXF News in Philadelphia reported the lid to the casket appeared to have been pried open . The location was found acr...

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  • Eighteen states sue Betsy DeVos for suspending rules on for-profit colleges
Eighteen states sue Betsy DeVos for suspending rules on for-profit colleges

Separately, two non-profit groups - Public Citizen, and the Project on Predatory Student Lending - also filed a lawsuit against DeVos and the Education Department on Thursday, alleging the department broke the law when it rolled back the borrower defense rules.

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  • Wimbledon 2017: 'Bad Boys' Bernard Tomic and Daniil Medvedev receive fines
Wimbledon 2017: 'Bad Boys' Bernard Tomic and Daniil Medvedev receive fines

The world No.59 pretended to have a back injury and called for the trainer midway through the second set, but opted not to take any medication. "You know, I'm going to play another 10 years, and I know after my career I won't have to work again".

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  • Mass. Air Force Base Evacuated Over 'Suspicious' Truck
Mass. Air Force Base Evacuated Over 'Suspicious' Truck

An area near the gate has been evacuated after a "potentially suspicious truck" pulled up to the entrance of the airport near Bedford, according to Massachusetts State Police. Police confirmed they have set up a 1,500 foot perimeter around the truck in all directions and news choppers have been asked not to fly overhead. There are no reports of...

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  • Tensions Rise as Senate Healthcare Bill Languishes During Recess
Tensions Rise as Senate Healthcare Bill Languishes During Recess

The state Department of Health Services has concluded that overall the legislation would mean a $114 billion reduction in funding, most of it in cuts to Medi-Cal, the state's Medicaid program. We have one more chance to stop the GOP's health care repeal before it sickens, bankrupts, and even kills many of us. Worst still, it made those non-po...

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  • Kylie and Kendall Jenner apologize after heat over T-shirts
Kylie and Kendall Jenner apologize after heat over T-shirts

The sisters began selling the shirts Wednesday online for $125 each as part of their Kendall + Kylie brand. Kendall and Kylie aren't out of hot water just yet. But it appears that the rock band has chose to move forward with a suit. Sources confirm to TMZ, that the damage has already been done and they are nowhere near satisfied with an a...

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  • Infrastructure in Iraq's Mosul badly hit
Infrastructure in Iraq's Mosul badly hit

According to Iraq's al-Sumariah news network, Daesh executed 200 Iraqi civilians on Tuesday as the civilians were trying to flee the city of Tal Afar, located 63 kilometers west of Mosul, to government-controlled areas in Nineveh Province. "It's really mass destruction. similar to the blitz of the Second World War, hospitals have been destroyed, ne...

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  • Chinese Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo's liver function worsens, hospital says
Chinese Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo's liver function worsens, hospital says

The Shenyang judicial authorities have been steadily releasing more details on Liu's condition and treatment, revealing that his wife has been staying with him at the hospital and that traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) practitioners have been invited into the medical team at the family's request.

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  • Inmate escapes from maximum security facility
Inmate escapes from maximum security facility

A huge manhunt is underway to find a risky inmate who has escaped from a maximum-security prison for the second time . Details about his escape have not been released. "Hopefully he'll get caught soon", Swerling explained. Richland County investigators believed at the time Swerling was targeted because Causey and his accomplice believed hi...

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  • Polish leader says other nations envy Trump visit to Warsaw
Polish leader says other nations envy Trump visit to Warsaw

Donald Trump will take part in the " summit of the Three seas", which brings together a dozen leaders from countries bordering the seas of the Baltic, Black and Adriatic. The U.S. State Department has lobbied against the pipeline as a potential supply chokepoint that would make Europe more vulnerable to disruptions. This time, Trump will use stops...

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