• Russia calls for dialogue in Qatar crisis
Russia calls for dialogue in Qatar crisis

Cost to region & world too high", tweeted Anwar Gargash, the UAE minister of state for foreign affairs."Diplomacy only way forward. Qatar has a history of supporting groups that have spanned the spectrum of political expression, from activism to violence.

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  • GOP Lawmakers Stick With Trump After Comey Testimony
GOP Lawmakers Stick With Trump After Comey Testimony

Following Comey's testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee on his meetings with President Trump and the FBI's Russian Federation probe, however, they are now relying on Comey's credibility and judgement to help make their case against Trump .

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  • Illinois Hot Air Balloon Accident Injures 1 Person
Illinois Hot Air Balloon Accident Injures 1 Person

The hot-air balloon is seen colliding into another balloon as the winds lift it into the air repeatedly before sending it crashing to the ground. The blue balloon clears the scene, but the impact appears to cause the yellow balloon to spin out of control near the ground.

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  • Boxed in: Trump felt no choice but to keep Sessions
Boxed in: Trump felt no choice but to keep Sessions

Trump has also been reported to be privately unhappy at the attorney general's move to recuse himself from recent investigations which are looking into Russian Federation possibly meddling in last year's presidential elections, according to sources.

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  • Kerr responds to legends who say they would 'destroy' Warriors
Kerr responds to legends who say they would 'destroy' Warriors

During the playoffs, most of Golden State's wins have not been close. I've won one on the road. "The last thing I want to do is foul a jump shooter". "I don't think there was any concern or thoughts about history", Kerr said. Here's how to watch Game 4 of Cavs-Warriors. No. 1 Warriors vs. One reason for the Warriors' dominant playoff run ...

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  • China condemns terrorist attacks in Tehran, calling for peace in Gulf
China condemns terrorist attacks in Tehran, calling for peace in Gulf

Most of its population is comprised of foreign workers who helped build the tiny finger off the Arabian Peninsula into a natural gas exporting powerhouse, crowned with skyscrapers. He says Qatar has a history of supporting violent groups. Saudi Arabia, Egypt , the United Arab Emirates and several other countries cut their ties with Doha on Mon...

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  • Powerball jackpot up to $435M, 10th largest in US history
Powerball jackpot up to $435M, 10th largest in US history

Saturday's lottery prize is one of the 8th largest in jackpot history. That anonymous victor, described by his spokeswoman as a manufacturing plant worker who graduated from Purdue University, chose the lump-sum cash option of $263.5 million when he came forward in March.

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  • Body found in Thames believed to be connected to London attack
Body found in Thames believed to be connected to London attack

Officials had been searching for a missing French citizen following the attack , and announced Wednesday that they had found a body in the River Thames, reports the Associated Press. Authorities said they were still trying to identify the third attacker. Butt, 27, was a British citizen born in Pakistan who was known to security services, whi...

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  • UK police seek clues from pink knives used in London Bridge attack
UK police seek clues from pink knives used in London Bridge attack

Haydon appealed for more witnesses to come forward. He said Redouane's home, an apartment in Barking, east London , was the men's safe house where they put their plot together and prepared the attack. He said: "There were three identical knives - each attacker had one of those in their hand, wrapped with some kind of leather binding". Scotland Y...

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  • Trump Takes US Out of Paris Accord
Trump Takes US Out of Paris Accord

President Trump announced last week that he would pull the United States out of the 2015 Paris agreement on climate change, a move branded as "insane" by California governor Jerry Brown, who is visiting China this week. Despite liberal, climate-scare and socialist Democrat hysteria to the contrary, America has been, and is, by nearly every ...

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  • Conservatives are only party who can form a United Kingdom government - May
Conservatives are only party who can form a United Kingdom government - May

The Queen , as she has done for over six decades, agreed with her prime minister. Senior Tory figures also cast doubts about May's leadership. Rumours swirled around potential successors, including foreign secretary Boris Johnson , Brexit secretary David Davis and home secretary Amber Rudd.

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  • Normal highs with isolated rain chances for the area
Normal highs with isolated rain chances for the area

Temps will again be pleasant today with low levels of humidity and seasonable highs in the low 80s. Friday looks to be ideal for any outdoor plans. Highs today should be in the mid 80s. Friday may have a few scattered showers or storms with the front still nearby. Tomorrow night: Mostly clear and mild.

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  • Russia's Putin, Turkey's Erdogan call for compromise in Qatar row
Russia's Putin, Turkey's Erdogan call for compromise in Qatar row

The Kremlin expects Russian-US cooperation to resume and is focused on US President Donald Trump's position on this matter, Russian Presidential Spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters, according to TASS Agency. Despite QNA quickly removing the story, claiming it was caused by an outside hack attack, it is said to have sparked a political cris...

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  • Hill, Maeda combine to five-hit Reds in Dodgers' 7-2 win
Hill, Maeda combine to five-hit Reds in Dodgers' 7-2 win

He tried a few warmup tosses before calling it a night. Rich Hill (3-2) earned the win, allowing just one run on two hits with three walks and five strikeouts on the night. Manager Bryan Price said Duvall's been feeling badly for a couple days: "Going to be on the bench today". NOTES: Dodgers 3B Justin Turner (right hamstring strain) was act...

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  • Russian, Iranian foreign ministers call for Qatar talks
Russian, Iranian foreign ministers call for Qatar talks

Riyadh and its allies accuse Qatar of supporting extremist groups and of serving the interests of regional arch-rival Iran, claims Doha has strongly rejected. Gargash said the four Arab states seek a "political commitment to change course" by Qatar, including ending its support for the Brotherhood and Hamas.

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  • Relay For Life has great turnout in Ishpeming
Relay For Life has great turnout in Ishpeming

The Relay for Life is still going on at the Neosho High School track and is expected to last until 2:30 Saturday morning. "They had a team when we got (to the hospital)", Thomas said of his wife's doctors. This year Harback was able to watch her daughter graduate college. Halle and her husband, Shane, were helping with last-minute preparations ...

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  • Prosecutors rest case in Cosby sex assault trial
Prosecutors rest case in Cosby sex assault trial

He has said it was consensual. Prosecutors have suggested he drugged her with something stronger, perhaps the quaaludes he admitted obtaining decades ago. Ms Constand refused the offer and reported Mr Cosby to police, filing suit after prosecutors failed to file charges. Roman Polanski's sexual assault victim is expected to stand up for him...

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  • FDA requests removal of oxymorphone hydrochloride for risks related to abuse
FDA requests removal of oxymorphone hydrochloride for risks related to abuse

The drug is made by the Ireland-based drug manufacturer Endo Pharmaceuticals and the FDA has requested that they stop selling a reformulated version of the opioid drug Opana ER . Injections of the drug by people with an addiction disorder have continued to trigger outbreaks of HIV , which causes the acquired immune deficiency disorder (AIDS),...

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  • May's United Kingdom early election gamble backfires as Tories lose majority
May's United Kingdom early election gamble backfires as Tories lose majority

Instead, the result means the Conservatives will need to rely on support from smaller parties to govern, with more instability and the chance of yet another early election. "I don't think we should talk about some prolongation of the deadline", he said in Prague. Complicating the outlook for the pound, however, is the strong showing by the...

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  • Moderate Republicans Open to Ending Funding for Medicaid Expansion
Moderate Republicans Open to Ending Funding for Medicaid Expansion

If not, I predict Republicans will all be kicked out of office for their outright cruelty and lack of moral compass as soon as most Americans see Medicaid expansion end, others see their premiums go way up again, and those with pre-existing conditions find they can no longer afford insurance or that their state made a decision to drop them from pre...

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