• Rex Tillerson Won't Say If Trump 'Speaks For American Values'
Rex Tillerson Won't Say If Trump 'Speaks For American Values'

But then Wallace zeroed in on the weakness in that statement , pressing Tillerson to respond specifically to the United Nations panel's criticism of Trump. Tillerson on Sunday also said Sebastian Gorka was "completely wrong" in his criticism of Trump's recent Afghanistan speech because it did not include the words "radical Islam" when referring ...

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  • Qatar fully restored diplomatic relations with Iran
Qatar fully restored diplomatic relations with Iran

Saudi Arabia , Egypt , the United Arab Emirates, Yemen , Libya, Bahrain and Maldives severed ties with Qatar in June, accusing it of supporting terrorism. Citing an unnamed USA official, WSJ points out that President Donald Trump's administration has brokered the effort to improve Saudi-Iraqi relations.

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  • Hundreds of Thousands Without Power as Hurricane Harvey Drenches Texas
Hundreds of Thousands Without Power as Hurricane Harvey Drenches Texas

Craig "Cajun" Uggen, 57, almost floods his truck as Hurricane Harvey comes ashore in Corpus Christi , Texas , US August 25, 2017 . Hurricane Harvey intensified into a megastorm Friday evening, spinning into the biggest hurricane to hit the USA mainland in more than a decade.

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  • Somalia: 9 Farmers Killed in Special Forces Raid in Lower Shabelle Region
Somalia: 9 Farmers Killed in Special Forces Raid in Lower Shabelle Region

The Somalian army says its forces, supported by USA troops, mistakenly shot dead 10 Somalis, including three children, during an operation near the town of Bariire early Friday morning. "The victims were all civilians and we do not yet know why these innocent farmers were killed", he added. Al-Shabab, which has become the deadliest armed group in...

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  • James Clapper questions Trump's fitness, worries about his access to nuclear codes
James Clapper questions Trump's fitness, worries about his access to nuclear codes

Ironically, Trump wouldn't have the ammo to cyber-lob at Clapper in the first place had it not been for leaks to the media, which Trump has condemned, and for Snowden himself, who Trump at the time called "a awful traitor and. He notes there's "very little to stop him", which is "pretty damn scary". Clapper was more than happy to explain the re...

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  • India survive Dananjaya brilliance to beat Sri Lanka
India survive Dananjaya brilliance to beat Sri Lanka

Let us quickly recap the recent sequence of events that led to this. In Dananjaya's next over, Hardik Pandya also came down the track and played for the legbreak, only for the ball to break back towards him, and slip between bat and pad. And right through the tour, their openers have soared. India slipped from 109-0 to 131-7 before an unbeaten ...

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  • Nuclear inspectors should have access to Iran military bases: Haley
Nuclear inspectors should have access to Iran military bases: Haley

In a letter dated August 19 but released August 23, Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, who was the lead negotiator in the nuclear talks, warned about USA adherence to the nuclear deal . Haley claims that she only wants to question IAEA officials, and criticized Iranian efforts to block nuclear inspectors from visiting certain sites.

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  • North Korea launches another missile into sea
North Korea launches another missile into sea

Pacific Command based in Hawaii. The "unidentified projectiles" were launched from an area near Gitdaeryong in the eastern province of Gangwon into the East Sea/Sea of Japan, Yonhap News Agency reports , citing the Joint Chiefs of Staff.

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  • PM Modi visits flood-hit areas in Bihar, gives Rs 500 cr
PM Modi visits flood-hit areas in Bihar, gives Rs 500 cr

Today, Prime Minister Narendra Modi landed in Purnea, Bihar in the morning and received by the Chief Minister of Bihar, Nitish Kumar and Deputy CM Sushil Modi. The insurance companies should send their supervisors to the flood-affected areas in order to assess the claims of farmers' crop insurance so that the farmers can be provided relief imme...

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  • Children among dead in air raid on Yemen capital
Children among dead in air raid on Yemen capital

Witnesses said the strike had not targeted the apartment block where people were killed, but instead hit an empty building next to it that caused the flats to collapse. On Friday's strike, he said: "I will review the information". The alliance has established National Salvation Government in Sanaa in parallel to Hadi's government in Aden.

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  • Well, did you win the $700 million Powerball jackpot?
Well, did you win the $700 million Powerball jackpot?

Sweeney says the lottery had not yet heard from the victor. The Searsport store is expected to receive a $20,000 bonus for selling the $1 million ticket, according to a report in the Portland Press Herald . Mavis Wanczyk, 53, won the second biggest Powerball prize in lottery history in Wednesday night's drawing. A 53-year-old MA mother has b...

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  • How Trump's wall could shut down the United States government
How Trump's wall could shut down the United States government

Ryan's comments echoed Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , who on Monday said "there is zero chance" that the US will fail to raise the debt ceiling . Both said they expected the debt ceiling would be raised. At his Tuesday rally in Phoenix , Ariz., President Trump proclaimed that he would welcome a government shutdown by vetoing the ...

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  • Controversial Trump Adviser Gorka Is Gone
Controversial Trump Adviser Gorka Is Gone

Mr Gorka is declining to discuss the reasons he has left the White House , but is pointing toward excerpts from his resignation letter that were posted by The Federalist website. During his stint in the White House , Gorka focused mostly on national security policy including rising fundamentalism in the Middle East and and combating Chi...

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  • Trump's counterterrorism adviser Sebastian Gorka resigns
Trump's counterterrorism adviser Sebastian Gorka resigns

Gorka often appeared on television to defend and support President Donald Trump's policies and public statements. It was unclear whether Gorka shared his letter with anyone besides The Federalist . When a bomb exploded at a Mosque in outside of Minneapolis, Gorka defended Trump's silence on the attack by suggesting that it could have be...

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  • Several left dead after M1 crash involving two lorries and a minibus
Several left dead after M1 crash involving two lorries and a minibus

It's believed the minibus had travelled from the Nottingham area. One driver, 31, was arrested on suspicion of causing death by unsafe driving and driving when over the limit; the other driver, 53, on suspicion of causing death by risky driving.

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  • My money won't go to the border wall
My money won't go to the border wall

Also last month, The Washington Post's Philip Rucker asked Sanders whether the president had helped Donald Trump Jr. craft a statement to the New York Times that later proved misleading . Are our efforts paying dividends? Q: Isn't Mexico supposed to pay for the wall? That campaign was tinged by its own racial undercurrent, especially w...

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  • Videos Show High School Cheerleaders Screaming In Pain While Forced Into Splits
Videos Show High School Cheerleaders Screaming In Pain While Forced Into Splits

The video of 13-year-old Ally Wakefield being forced to do a split by Coach Ozell Williams and other cheerleaders is hard to watch. The school's coach, his assistant, the principal, and the deputy principal have been placed on leave following an investigation by Colorado police.

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  • Trump directs Mattis to implement transgender ban in military
Trump directs Mattis to implement transgender ban in military

The memo will give instructions on how to implement the ban, and Mattis will have six months to act accordingly. The White House official who briefed the press reportedly declined to say whether current transgender troops would be allowed to remain in the military under the new guidelines.

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  • In Afghanistan, Donald Trump has bowed to the advice of his generals
In Afghanistan, Donald Trump has bowed to the advice of his generals

In addition to fighting the Taliban , Nicholson said the USA would continue to beat back remnants of al-Qaeda and the regional ISIS affiliate, known as ISIS-Khorasan Province (ISIS-K). The spokesperson especially criticised the USA move to grant greater say to India in Afghanistan . This is a worry point for Mr. Trump's generals, who want t...

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  • J&K: Terrorists attack police lines in Pulwama, 2 CRPF personnel martyred
J&K: Terrorists attack police lines in Pulwama, 2 CRPF personnel martyred

While the operation was underway against militants in the day, the youths took to streets in Pulwama Town and resorted to heavy stone pelting on police and CRPF . Two police and one CRPF personnel have been martyred in the attack. As per reports, the attack is being termed as a Fidayeen attack (suicide attack).

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