• South Korea's new government proposes military talks with North Korea
South Korea's new government proposes military talks with North Korea

As for possible talks between foreign ministers of South and North Korea, a government source said that no such plans are now being pushed but left the possibility open, saying, "We must see situations there". Prospects for talks on family reunions are less good because North Korea has previously demanded that South Korea repatriate some North Kore...

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  • Hundreds of German choir boys abused over decades
Hundreds of German choir boys abused over decades

Numerous 547 victims remembered their time at the Regensburger Domspatzen ("Cathedral Sparrows") school as "the worst time of their lives, marked by fear, violence and helplessness", said lawyer Ulrich Weber , who was commissioned two years ago by the diocese to probe the cases.

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  • Croatian firefighters struggle to control blaze in Split area
Croatian firefighters struggle to control blaze in Split area

The Civil Protection Agency says nearly 1,700 firefighters are tackling eight large countryside blazes with the help of 20 water-dropping aircraft. More than 80 people, mostly firefighters, have been injured in the fire. Authorities warned the residents throughout the town to remain calm, stay indoors and keep the windows closed as thick smoke sp...

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  • Turkey puts six rights activists in custody for aiding terror group
Turkey puts six rights activists in custody for aiding terror group

Idil Eser, Amnesty's Turkey director, was detained on 5 July along with seven other activists, one Swedish trainer and one German trainer, during a digital security and information management workshop on Buyukada, an island south of Istanbul.

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  • Modi Government to introduce 16 new Bills in Monsoon Session
Modi Government to introduce 16 new Bills in Monsoon Session

The monsoon session of Parliament is going to be a key test of opposition's unity too. The Lok Sabha was also adjourned for the day yesterday after giving obituary to former members and victims of the Amarnath terror attack. The Opposition is likely to raise the issue of China, Jammu and Kashmir and Darjeeling unrest, impact of Goods and Service ...

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  • Boro sign Britt Assombalonga
Boro sign Britt Assombalonga

According to reports, Assombalonga was in advanced talks with Boro at their Rockcliffe Park base on Monday ahead of a big-money move to the Riverside. The forward has an impressive scoring record of 30 goals in 69 Championship appearances throughout his career, but faces questions over his long-term fitness after missing most of the 2015-16 campaig...

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  • Lockheed Martin Corp. Announces 8% Drop In Q2 Bottom Line
Lockheed Martin Corp. Announces 8% Drop In Q2 Bottom Line

Helmerich & Payne Inc now has $6.11B valuation. About 216,668 shares traded. Analysts await Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE: LMT ) to report earnings on July, 18 before the open. China Unicom had 16 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was upgraded by JP Morgan to "Overweight" on Thursday, October 22.

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  • Frontier adds nonstop flights in Oklahoma City, Tulsa
Frontier adds nonstop flights in Oklahoma City, Tulsa

Iftikhar Ahmad, President and CEO for the Rhode Island Airport Corporation, "This is great news for our customers since these destinations are some of our top requested leisure and business markets". Frontier will operate the new routes with Airbus A320 aircraft. The service is part of the company's expansion into 21 new cities with 85 additional...

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  • As Health Care Bill Stalls, Trump Calls For Outright Repeal Of Obamacare
As Health Care Bill Stalls, Trump Calls For Outright Repeal Of Obamacare

Two more GOP senators have announced they won't vote for the newest version of the Better Care Reconciliation Act , meaning if everyone sticks to their guns, the bill doesn't have enough votes to pass. The repeal-and-replace efforts faltered in the House of Representatives, with the bill being dramatically pulled from the floor March, before i...

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  • Infamous 86-year-old jewel thief arrested in Chamblee
Infamous 86-year-old jewel thief arrested in Chamblee

Doris Payne was arrested at the store in DeKalb County following the theft of items worth $86.22, according to WSB . At the time of her arrest, Payne was also wanted in Charlotte after police said she stole a $33,000 David Yurman engagement ring from SouthPark Mall.

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  • Liverpool Youngster To Choose Between Fulham, Middlesbrough and Newcastle
Liverpool Youngster To Choose Between Fulham, Middlesbrough and Newcastle

The Sun have reported that Premier League club Newcastle have made contact over a £10million deal for Ojo as Rafael Benitez looks to improve his squad. However, other reports suggest the Magpies are also interested in taking Ojo whether on on a permanent or loan basis - but have yet to make a suitable offer, and the young winger may end up with ...

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  • Swiss couple missing for 75 years 'uncovered on shrinking glacier'
Swiss couple missing for 75 years 'uncovered on shrinking glacier'

The bodies of Marcelin and Francine Dumoulin, who were 40 and 37 when they went missing, were located near a ski lift above the village of Chandolin in the Swiss canton of Valais last week, Lausanne daily Le Matin reported . "She was always pregnant and couldn't climb in the hard conditions of a glacier". The children were later estranged as they ...

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  • Eighth person at Don Jr.'s meeting with Russians identified
Eighth person at Don Jr.'s meeting with Russians identified

Mr. Mueller's team, made up of veteran F.B.I. agents and prosecutors, thinks it has identified everyone who attended the meeting, according to one person familiar with the investigation. 'The reality is that there was never a conversation between Aras Agalarov and Russian prosecutors about Hillary Clinton's campaign, or about the USA election at ...

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  • Northern California wildfire spreads to 7100 acres
Northern California wildfire spreads to 7100 acres

At 6:30 p.m., Cal Fire, requested assistance from the Shasta County Sheriff's Office and California Highway Patrol for residential evacuations and road closures due to a vegetation fire in the area of Canyon Road and China Gulch Road. It was first reported at 2:36 p.m. The size of the fire remains at 747 acres with no further growth anticipated. Th...

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  • Another delay gives Rand Paul more time to fight health bill
Another delay gives Rand Paul more time to fight health bill

He's expected to be out for the week, recovering in Arizona. President Trump did not mention the health-care bill or McCain's surgery in an angry tweetstorm Sunday morning that mentioned Hillary Clinton and the Russian Federation controversy now engulfing the administration, among other topics.

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  • Mariah Carey Developing Drama Series Based on Her Life
Mariah Carey Developing Drama Series Based on Her Life

Carey will executive produce the series, obviously, with some help from her friend Brett Ratner . Colman will act as showrunner and will also executive produce. Columbia Records president Tommy Mottola signed her on the strength of a demo tape, and her first album, " Mariah Carey " (1990), rocketed her to stardom with four No.

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  • Ex-Speaker Hastert No Longer at Federal Prison, Records Show
Ex-Speaker Hastert No Longer at Federal Prison, Records Show

Cross says he still believes Hastert's 15-month sentence was a "slap on the wrist". Former House Speaker Dennis Hastert (R-Ill.) has been released from a Minnesota federal prison where he served 13 months for a bank fraud conviction linked to his effort to hide his past sexual abuse of teenage boys, USA Today reported.

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  • Watchdog investigates claims of people voting twice at general election
Watchdog investigates claims of people voting twice at general election

There is now a loophole in the electoral system which allows students to register to vote in both their home constituency and their university town, meaning they can potentially vote twice. But electoral registration officers say that numbers of applications from people already on the electoral register were high, ranging from an estimated 30% to 7...

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  • 6 killed as building collapses in Pakistan
6 killed as building collapses in Pakistan

The building in Liaquatabad No. 9 collapsed at around 2 am on Tuesday, when most of the people were sleeping in their homes. Funeral prayer of Faisal, one of the victims, and his father was offered the same day in the afternoon. It is a much populated and congested area of the metropolis, where now heavy machinery and other emergency management u...

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  • Jehovah's Witness vows to appeal its ban
Jehovah's Witness vows to appeal its ban

Russia's Supreme Court on Monday rejected an appeal to reverse its decision declaring the Jehovah's Witnesses an "extremist" organization, state-run news agency RIA Novosti reported. The Russian court on July 17 turned away arguments by the group, which sought to overturn an initial decision made by the court in April. Now, Jehovah's Witnesses...

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