• Philippine leader says he won't visit US, says 'it's lousy'
Philippine leader says he won't visit US, says 'it's lousy'

Numbers released by the police and independent counts by human rights groups show that the as high as 8,000 drug-related deaths have been recorded since Duterte assumed office. On May 9, 2016, Duterte was elected to the presidency with nearly 40 percent of the total votes and a big lead over other candidates. Although Mr.

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  • Pentagon Chief Says He Thinks ISIS Leader Baghdadi Is Alive
Pentagon Chief Says He Thinks ISIS Leader Baghdadi Is Alive

That contrasts with the previous assessment that many foreign fighters would return home, posing major security threats. Earlier this month, just days after the liberation of Mosul, the group's de facto capital in Iraq, a monitoring group said it had "confirmed information" al-Baghdadi was dead.

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  • Syrian Army, Hezbollah Launch Offensive at Lebanese Border
Syrian Army, Hezbollah Launch Offensive at Lebanese Border

The second film shows pictures of more than 30 Hezbollah activists that the army says are patrolling in southern near the border with Israel. A Lebanese soldier stands at an army post in the Lebanese border town of Arsal on September 21, 2016.

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  • Gulf crisis: Qatar's Emir open to dialogue but 'sovereignty must be respected'
Gulf crisis: Qatar's Emir open to dialogue but 'sovereignty must be respected'

The on-going diplomatic feud in the Persian Gulf pitting Qatar against a coalition of Arab states led by Saudi Arabia has already disrupted regional affairs to a significant extent: economic blockades, rejected airspace and closed embassies are just a few features of this sudden, somewhat unexpected rift between Doha and the rest of the Gulf.

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  • Saudia's exemption ends United States laptop ban on Middle East airlines
Saudia's exemption ends United States laptop ban on Middle East airlines

On Tuesday afternoon, Belize's Ministry of Tourism & Civil Aviation issued a traveler advisory saying that, "Air Travelers departing the Philip S.W. International Airport en route to destinations in the United States of America are advised that effective Wednesday, July 19, 2017, in compliance with USA security requirements, additional security m...

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  • Saudia's exemption ends U.S. laptop ban on Middle East airlines
Saudia's exemption ends U.S. laptop ban on Middle East airlines

The United States has ended a four-month ban on passengers carrying laptops on board USA bound flights from certain airports in the Middle East and North Africa, bringing to an end one of the controversial travel restrictions imposed by President Donald Trump's administration.

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  • On Prince George's 4th Birthday, An Adorable New Pic You Can't Miss
On Prince George's 4th Birthday, An Adorable New Pic You Can't Miss

Kensington Palace releases George's official portrait for 2017. "The Duke and Duchess are delighted to share a new official portrait of Prince George to mark His Royal Highness's fourth birthday tomorrow", Kensington Palace shared on Instagram along with the picture.

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  • Did Puducherry Congress depict Kiran Bedi as Adolf Hitler?
Did Puducherry Congress depict Kiran Bedi as Adolf Hitler?

Kiran Bedi, the Lieutenant Governor of Puducherry , on Friday morning, tweeted some posters mocking her. The post features Bedi, dressed in typical "Hitler" attire, with his signature "toothbrush mustache" in place. "A midterm measurable performance appraisal of the institution shall also be carried out engaging professionals in the field after si...

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  • Lowest Sacramento June Unemployment Rate Since 2006
Lowest Sacramento June Unemployment Rate Since 2006

Meanwhile, Illinois' unemployment rate, which measures people who are not working but have looked for a job in the past four weeks, rose a notch to 4.7 percent in June from 4.6 percent in May. The rate did not change from May. A net reduction of 1,400 jobs is slight compared with the state's total employment of about 17 million non-agricultural w...

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  • Judge awards couples who sued Kim Davis more than $200000 in fees
Judge awards couples who sued Kim Davis more than $200000 in fees

The ruling from Judge David Bunning , who even threatened Davis' assistants when the battle over marriage licenses for same-sex couples was raging, also awarded the ACLU $2,000 in costs. He said the case was dismissed as moot after the state legislature changed the law in 2016 to remove the names of county clerks from marriage licenses.

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  • Donald Trump Jr., Paul Manafort discussing speaking with Senate committee
Donald Trump Jr., Paul Manafort discussing speaking with Senate committee

But that's a line that Mueller seems sure to cross. Just when you think Donald Trump's presidency can't get any stranger, it does. While Trump has assailed the probes as a partisan "witch hunt", the investigations have increasingly ensnared his family and close advisers.

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  • Thousands protest in Poland against court reorganizations
Thousands protest in Poland against court reorganizations

Prime Minister Beata Szydło has said the Polish government will "not give in to pressure" at home and overseas to stop controversial changes to the country's judicial system. - CNN (@CNN) July 21, 2017Poland is now showing us how it's done. It has drawn condemnation from the European Union and has led to street protests.

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  • Rody: No trips to 'lousy' America
Rody: No trips to 'lousy' America

Duterte's drug war mostly target the poorest, saying that the President has been "exploiting the Filipino people's misperceptions about drug dependency" and making them feel that "[drug dependents] are inhuman and worthy of elimination". Speier's California district is home to the largest Filipino community in the continental US, and she said she h...

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  • Police blame faulty airbag for Sydney man's death
Police blame faulty airbag for Sydney man's death

The driver of the Honda was a 58-year-old man whose name was not disclosed, according to the police. A leading consumer advocacy group is urging motorists to check whether they're driving cars fitted with potentially deadly airbags after a vehicle containing the faulty safety devices was linked to a fatal accident.

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  • Faulty airbags linked to 18 deaths
Faulty airbags linked to 18 deaths

The man's vehicle was the subject of a worldwide recall for faulty driver and passenger airbags. He died at the scene, which investigators say is likely. "The vehicle involved, a 2007 Honda CR-V, was the subject of Takata airbag inflator recalls". Thousands of Australians are driving cars that could prove to be time-bombs.

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  • Central Intelligence Agency director: Russian Federation loves to meddle and 'stick it to America'
Central Intelligence Agency director: Russian Federation loves to meddle and 'stick it to America'

Pompeo acknowledged that Trump had said during the presidential campaign that he loved WikiLeaks . President Barack Obama approved the rebel aid program in 2013 as various insurgent groups sought external support in a general uprising against the Assad regime.

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  • Congratulations, Sean Spicer: you're finally free from the worst job in Washington
Congratulations, Sean Spicer: you're finally free from the worst job in Washington

One of those people said Spicer is quitting because of objections over the appointment of a new White House communications director, NY financier Anthony Scaramucci . During a White House briefing Friday, Scaramucci apologized for the comments. But now Scaramucci is officially at the White House. The search for a new appointment began...

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  • Melissa McCarthy as Sean Spicer on 'SNL': Watch Every Sketch
Melissa McCarthy as Sean Spicer on 'SNL': Watch Every Sketch

The New York Times reported that Spicer strongly disagreed with Scaramucci's appointment. The White House communications director is responsible for developing and promoting agenda of the USA president and leading its media campaign.

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  • Trump
Trump "Disturbed" The FBI Might Finally Look At His Tax Returns

Although Trump Jr. said no actual information of note was shared during the meeting and called it a waste of time , the fact the meeting was taken in the first place still landed him in hot water. Trump legal team will likely point to Mueller's friendship with sacked Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey , donations by m...

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  • Man broadcasts to Facebook Live while driving on beach
Man broadcasts to Facebook Live while driving on beach

Wright said she is glad no one was hurt. Stiles makes his first court appearance on Friday at 1:30 p.m. We've got so many police behind us right now!' Stiles's evasive driving in order to avoid beach traffic took him onto the beach itself and eventually to Caladesi Island , where officers eventually took him into custody.

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