Colorado man accused of killing pregnant wife, 2 daughters

Autopsies were completed Friday on Shanann Watts , 34, and her daughters, 4-year-old Bella and 3-year-old Celeste . The couple had reportedly had marital stress, and Shanann and the daughters had recently spent six weeks in North Carolina wit... More..

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China 'training for strikes' on U.S. and its allies
by | Saturday, August 18, 2018

China 'training for strikes' on U.S. and its allies

China, in recent years, has continued to increase military exercises with focuses on land, sea, and air. A Pentagon report released Thursday details China's aggressive plans for expansion in regard to its glo...More..

Could the Italy bridge disaster happen here?
by | Saturday, August 18, 2018

Could the Italy bridge disaster happen here?

Italy's government has blamed the firm that operated the collapsed bridge for the disaster and announced a state of emergency in the region. Rescue crews worked through the night cutting and sifting throu...More..

Putin Makes his Play for North Korea as America Drags Feet
by | Saturday, August 18, 2018

Putin Makes his Play for North Korea as America Drags Feet

A Malaysian judge has ruled there is enough evidence to support a murder charge against Siti Aisyah from Indonesia and Doan Thi Huong from Vietnam . In a picture taken on June 4, 2010 Kim Jong-Nam, the eld...More..

Flight delays at Manila airport after plane skids off runway
by | Saturday, August 18, 2018

Flight delays at Manila airport after plane skids off runway

He cited an initial report that the plane appeared to have "bounced" during the landing then its lights went out. The airport's worldwide runway was expected to be closed until about noon Friday (local time) ...More..

Catholics On Twitter Call For Drastic Reform After Pennsylvania Sexual Abuse Report
by | Saturday, August 18, 2018

Catholics On Twitter Call For Drastic Reform After Pennsylvania Sexual Abuse Report

Tragic, rampant and sordid accusations of child sexual abuse by parish priests continues to haunt the Catholic Church, and now a grand jury in Pennsylvania has released a 1,600-page report alleging 300 prie...More..

Muslim intellectuals condole Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s demise
by | Saturday, August 18, 2018

Muslim intellectuals condole Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s demise

Vajpayee was undergoing a treatment at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) for the past 9 weeks. Foreign Office spokesman Mohammad Faisal said that "we have learned with sadness the passing away...More..

Donald Trump wanted a Blacks vs. Whites season of 'The Apprentice'
by | Saturday, August 18, 2018

Donald Trump wanted a Blacks vs. Whites season of 'The Apprentice'

The comedian, who was promoting his new Viceland show, "The Hunt for the Trump Tapes ", backed up claims recently made by Omarosa Manigault-Newman that there is a tape of the U.S. While Omarosa has bee...More..

Trump Expects to Revoke DOJ Official's Security Clearance
by | Saturday, August 18, 2018

Trump Expects to Revoke DOJ Official's Security Clearance

In an op-ed published by the Washington Post , McRaven, a former Navy SEAL who led US Joint Special Operations Command from 2011 to 2014, not only called Brennan "a man of unparalleled integrity", but volunt...More..

Jury in Paul Manafort trial poses questions about reasonable doubt
by | Saturday, August 18, 2018

Jury in Paul Manafort trial poses questions about reasonable doubt

The judge's comments come after a number of news outlets requested he publicly release the names of the jurors in the Manafort trial, citing a potential safety hazard for those involved. While the general rule ...More..

Trump fires back at Navy admiral asking for revoked security clearance
by | Friday, August 17, 2018

Trump fires back at Navy admiral asking for revoked security clearance

The newspaper reports that Trump called the investigation a "rigged witch hunt. a sham" and went on to declare, "And these people led it". The opposition research firm hired former British spy Christopher Ste...More..

Navjot Singh Sidhu Arrived in Pakistan for Imran’s oath-taking ceremony
by | Friday, August 17, 2018

Navjot Singh Sidhu Arrived in Pakistan for Imran’s oath-taking ceremony

Soon after being elected PM, the PTI chief did a short speech in which he vowed to fulfill all his election promises in order to put the country on path of development of reform as visioned by founder Quaid-e-A...More..

Trump's military parade planned for November postponed - Pentagon
by | Friday, August 17, 2018

Trump's military parade planned for November postponed - Pentagon

An anonymous USA defense official said $50 million would come from the Pentagon and $42 million would come from interagency partners like the Department of Homeland Security. An initial estimate last month p...More..

Atal Bihari Vajpayee no more, confirms AIIMS | Former Prime Minister was 93
by | Friday, August 17, 2018

Atal Bihari Vajpayee no more, confirms AIIMS | Former Prime Minister was 93

Vajpayee suffered a stroke in 2009 and retreated from public view. In another far-reaching impact of that 2000 visit, Prime Minister Vajpayee had described India and the United States as "natural allies" in a...More..

Bombing In Kabul Targets Educational Center, Kills Dozens Of Young People
by | Friday, August 17, 2018

Bombing In Kabul Targets Educational Center, Kills Dozens Of Young People

Kabul police spokesman Hashmat Stanekzai said the attackers had fired rocket-propelled grenades as well as automatic rifles, and that security forces had held back from assaulting the building where the gunm...More..

Australian senator calls for 'final solution to nation's immigration problem'
by | Friday, August 17, 2018

Australian senator calls for 'final solution to nation's immigration problem'

In his speech, Mr Anning said "the final solution to the immigration problem is a popular vote". Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull described the senator's comments as a "shocking insult" to those who di...More..

Atal Bihari Vajpayee, India's PM for over 6 years, dead at 93
by | Friday, August 17, 2018

Atal Bihari Vajpayee, India's PM for over 6 years, dead at 93

Reports emerged on Thursday morning that Vajpayee was in a critical condition after India's top politicians visited the 93-year-old in New Dehli's All India Institute of Medical Science. Besides his political...More..

Husband confesses to murder of missing woman, children with NC ties
by | Friday, August 17, 2018

Husband confesses to murder of missing woman, children with NC ties

Though formal charges have not yet been filed, he could face three charges of murder and three charges of tampering with evidence. Shanann Watts , who was 15-weeks pregnant, was reported missing on Monday al...More..

Commander Of Bin Laden Raid: Revoke My Security Clearance Too, Trump
by | Friday, August 17, 2018

Commander Of Bin Laden Raid: Revoke My Security Clearance Too, Trump

Calling Brennan "one of the finest public servants I have ever known", Ret. Navy Adm. William McRaven told Trump in a Washington Post op-ed , "Therefore, I would consider it an honor if you would revoke my s...More..

Trump signs defence policy bill with softened China measures
by | Thursday, August 16, 2018

Trump signs defence policy bill with softened China measures

The Navy's end strength is set at 335,400, the Marine Corps' at 186,100 and the Air Force's at 329,100. Trump infamously insulted McCain during his 2015 presidential run, and as recently as late June 2018 f...More..

Beijing Slams 'Negative Content' on China in U.S. 2019 Defense Bill
by | Thursday, August 16, 2018

Beijing Slams 'Negative Content' on China in U.S. 2019 Defense Bill

Trump has lifted an earlier ban on USA companies selling to ZTE, allowing China's second-largest telecommunications equipment maker to resume business and putting him at odds with both Republican and Democrat...More..

Prosecution rests in Paul Manafort trial
by | Thursday, August 16, 2018

Prosecution rests in Paul Manafort trial

The trial is the first to emerge from Mueller's investigation into Russian meddling in the presidential election, but neither Manafort nor Gates have been charged in connection with their Trump campaign work. E...More..

Trump revokes security clearance of ex-CIA director John Brennan
by | Thursday, August 16, 2018

Trump revokes security clearance of ex-CIA director John Brennan

White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders announced during Wednesday's press briefing that Trump would be revoking Brennan's clearance. He is the only current government employee on the list. ...More..

U.S. newspapers to Trump: We're not enemies of the people
by | Thursday, August 16, 2018

U.S. newspapers to Trump: We're not enemies of the people

President TrumpDonald John TrumpGillibrand urges opposition to Kavanaugh: Fight for abortion rights "is now or never" Trump claims tariffs on foreign nations will rescue U.S. Almost 350 news organisations ple...More..

Surprise Taliban Attack Leads To Days Of Fighting, Hundreds Of Deaths
by | Thursday, August 16, 2018

Surprise Taliban Attack Leads To Days Of Fighting, Hundreds Of Deaths

Diplomats in Kabul said the government had admitted being taken by surprise by the attack and after 72 hours with minimal public comment from the presidential palace, Ghani announced on Twitter that reinf...More..

John Brennan security clearance revoked today by Trump administration
by | Thursday, August 16, 2018

John Brennan security clearance revoked today by Trump administration

Former CIA directors and other top national security officials are typically allowed to keep their clearances, at least for some period, so they can be in a position to advise their successors and to hold cer...More..

Russian Federation supports trade in national currencies, Kremlin says after Erdoğan's call
by | Thursday, August 16, 2018

Russian Federation supports trade in national currencies, Kremlin says after Erdoğan's call

When asked, when Moscow will prepare measures in response to Washington's draft law on new sanctions against Russia, Peskov noted that the relevant bill "has not been adopted yet". In 2017, Russian Federation s...More..

Korean President Pledges 'Bold Step' with N. Korea's Kim in Ending War
by | Thursday, August 16, 2018

Korean President Pledges 'Bold Step' with N. Korea's Kim in Ending War

Moon said that even if "political unification" between the North and South is a long way off, establishing peace, allowing travel between the North and South and forming a joint economic community "will be true...More..

India will launch its first manned space mission by 2022
by | Thursday, August 16, 2018

India will launch its first manned space mission by 2022

Russia , the United States , and China are the only countries that have so far successfully done so. And breaking his silence in the context of recent cases of rape and sexual exploitation in welfare homes...More..

Iraqi Prime Minister cancels visit to Iran
by | Thursday, August 16, 2018

Iraqi Prime Minister cancels visit to Iran

Amid the ongoing US-Iran dispute, Abadi was set to visit Iran to discuss economic relations. Meanwhile, Secretary General of the Iraqi Federation of Industries Ali Sabih al-Saedi highly regarded the cooperati...More..

Kerala floods: Death toll rises to 42, red alert for 8 districts
by | Thursday, August 16, 2018

Kerala floods: Death toll rises to 42, red alert for 8 districts

Vijayan's office on Wednesday said that the authorities were also anxious about rising water levels in the massive Mullaperiyar dam, and urged officials in the neighbouring state of Tamil Nadu to release water ...More..

by | Thursday, August 16, 2018

In Sexist & Racist Attack, Trump Calls Omarosa "Crazed" and a "Dog"

She said Sunday that she had listened to one after the book closed. The book also alleges that Trump denigrated the looks of Tubman, the former slave and widely revered abolitionist whom President Barack Ob...More..

Taliban kills 17 Afghan soldiers after overrunning base
by | Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Taliban kills 17 Afghan soldiers after overrunning base

Officials later said all indications were that there was only one bomber. Meanwhile, a Taliban assault on two adjacent checkpoints in northern Afghanistan late on Tuesday night (Wednesday NZT) killed at lea...More..

European Union seeks safe harbor for ship carrying 141 rescued migrants
by | Wednesday, August 15, 2018

European Union seeks safe harbor for ship carrying 141 rescued migrants

They boarded their boat, the Aquarius , and tried to dock in Italy. The Aquarius , which is run by charity SOS Mediterranee and Doctors without Borders, rescued the group, which includes 67 children and two...More..

Air quality poor as wildfire smoke drifts back over Calgary
by | Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Air quality poor as wildfire smoke drifts back over Calgary

Portland Parks and Recreation has moved all scheduled outdoor activities indoors and is gearing up to cancel or postpone activities if air quality reaches "very unhealthy " levels. If you open the windows you ...More..