White House, Democrats close to deal on budget, debt ceiling

Trump tweeted there are " no poison pills " and said, "This was a real compromise in order to give another big victory to our Great Military and Vets!" Democrats secured $632 billion in 2020 and $635 billion in 2021 for domestic spending. More..

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'We need him out': Protesters demand Puerto Rico governor's resignation
by | Tuesday, July 23, 2019

'We need him out': Protesters demand Puerto Rico governor's resignation

He started out by calling Rosselló a " terrible governor" and calling the mayor of San Juan , Carmen Yulín Cruz , "horrible". Former governor Alejandro Garcia Padilla told Telemundo that Rossello "is buyin...More..

'Tainted' Alcohol Suspected Of Killing 19 People
by | Tuesday, July 23, 2019

'Tainted' Alcohol Suspected Of Killing 19 People

Affected brands include Guaro Montano, Guaro Gran Apache, Aguardiente Estrella, Aguardiente Barón Rojo, Aguardiente Timbuka and Molotov Aguardiente. For the full press release, check here. Nampiaparampil also...More..

Huawei Helped Build North Korean Wireless Network
by | Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Huawei Helped Build North Korean Wireless Network

The Post based much of its reporting on information provided by a former Huawei employee whose identity was kept secret. Among other things, North Korean officials can use the network to intercept calls and te...More..

Trump renews attacks on Mueller as congressional hearings near
by | Monday, July 22, 2019

Trump renews attacks on Mueller as congressional hearings near

The former special counsel is set to testify publicly before the House Judiciary and Intelligence Committees on Wednesday and answer questions from lawmakers about his probe into alleged Russian interference in...More..

Zarif slams United States unilateral adventurism at NAM ministerial meeting
by | Monday, July 22, 2019

Zarif slams United States unilateral adventurism at NAM ministerial meeting

Britain needs to contain "those domestic political forces who want to escalate existing tension between Iran and the United Kingdom well beyond the issue of ships", Iran's envoy to Britain Hamid Baeidinejad sa...More..

Lost French submarine found more than 50 years later
by | Monday, July 22, 2019

Lost French submarine found more than 50 years later

French naval official told the news agencies that the discovery was made by a boat belonging to private United States company Ocean Infinity . "I'm thinking of the families who have been waiting for this momen...More..

Cooler Weather On The Way This Week For the Hudson Valley
by | Monday, July 22, 2019

Cooler Weather On The Way This Week For the Hudson Valley

A cold front is moving in bringing more chances for showers and storms through Sunday . Along with it's passing, we'll see widespread showers and storms and some could produce heavy downpours and gusty winds...More..

NY Utility Company Cuts Power to 30,000 in Brooklyn
by | Monday, July 22, 2019

NY Utility Company Cuts Power to 30,000 in Brooklyn

At the time of publication, the Con Ed website states: "Due to heat, about 23,000 customers in Brooklyn have been taken out of service for repairs". "More than 1,100 employees and contractors are in the field...More..

Gardaí investigating after auto drives into crowd at Louth cemetery
by | Monday, July 22, 2019

Gardaí investigating after auto drives into crowd at Louth cemetery

Footage posted online showed emergency services in attendance as a large crowd gathered in St Patrick's cemetery. "People shouting to me, 'Father, phone for an ambulance, phone for an ambulance'". Police said...More..

Now, Mayawati asks lone BSP MLA to back Kumaraswamy government
by | Monday, July 22, 2019

Now, Mayawati asks lone BSP MLA to back Kumaraswamy government

Alternatively, with defeat imminent, he could resign without taking the vote, paving the way for the BJP to form the government . The Independent legislators said Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala had s...More..

Sanders Campaign Roiled by Workers Demanding Higher Wages
by | Monday, July 22, 2019

Sanders Campaign Roiled by Workers Demanding Higher Wages

Campaign workers have demanded an annual salary equivalent to a $15-an-hour wage, which Sanders, a Democratic Socialist, for years has said should be the federal minimum, the Washington Post reported Thursday...More..

India's Chandrayaan-2 mission has successfully launched to the moon
by | Monday, July 22, 2019

India's Chandrayaan-2 mission has successfully launched to the moon

If successful, the $146 million mission will allow Indian scientists to carry out studies on the presence of water at the moon's south pole , unexplored by any other nation before. "This role not only involves...More..

British Airways, Lufthansa suspend Cairo flights due to safety concerns
by | Monday, July 22, 2019

British Airways, Lufthansa suspend Cairo flights due to safety concerns

British Airways may have suspended flights to Cairo because it feared a bombing caused by lax airport security, a terrorism expert said. The fact that when I called my husband and told that our boarding pas...More..

Thousands without power across MI after weekend storms
by | Monday, July 22, 2019

Thousands without power across MI after weekend storms

Thousands of customers in the Huron and surrounding areas remain without power as of Sunday, according to the DTE outage map. "We understand the frustration you're feeling as you try to go about your day-to-d...More..

US military: Venezuela fighter jet made 'unsafe' approach to aircraft
by | Monday, July 22, 2019

US military: Venezuela fighter jet made 'unsafe' approach to aircraft

In a pair of tweets , the U.S. Southern Command shared video and still images of the Venezuelan aircraft. The US military on Sunday accused a Venezuelan fighter aircraft of "aggressively" shadowing a U...More..

Gov't working on release of Filipino seafarer after Iran seized tanker
by | Monday, July 22, 2019

Gov't working on release of Filipino seafarer after Iran seized tanker

The audio released by maritime security risk firm Dryad Global shows that a British frigate was too far away from the targeted tanker to keep it from being diverted into an Iranian port despite United Kingdom e...More..

Israel demolishes Palestinian homes on Jerusalem outskirts
by | Monday, July 22, 2019

Israel demolishes Palestinian homes on Jerusalem outskirts

Israel began demolishing part of a Palestinian village on the outskirts of Jerusalem on Monday, despite intense global criticism and protests. Reporters were prevented from reaching the area while residents a...More..

Iran captured 17 CIA spies, some sentenced to death
by | Monday, July 22, 2019

Iran captured 17 CIA spies, some sentenced to death

Tensions began to escalate when Washington imposed new tighter United States sanctions that took effect at the start of May. Last week Iran captured a British tanker in the Strait of Hormuz after Britain's R...More..

Ukrainians Go to The Polls to Elect New Parliament
by | Monday, July 22, 2019

Ukrainians Go to The Polls to Elect New Parliament

He told reporters "at last, we must take away immunity". In a boon for the Kremlin, a pro-Moscow party called Opposition Platform-For Life is the second most popular in opinion polls, with up to 13 percent of...More..

British PM Theresa May to hold emergency meeting on seized tanker
by | Monday, July 22, 2019

British PM Theresa May to hold emergency meeting on seized tanker

Meanwhile in an audio recording released by a maritime security risk firm, a British naval officer can be heard warning the transit of a British-flagged vessel through the Strait of Hormuz must not be impai...More..

Mueller report has 'substantial evidence' of Trump 'high crimes and misdemeanours'
by | Monday, July 22, 2019

Mueller report has 'substantial evidence' of Trump 'high crimes and misdemeanours'

Republicans are upset at what they see as Democratic efforts to keep what they regard as a one-sided but over and done investigation of the president on the front pages. The examples include Trump's directions ...More..

Chandrayaan-2 normal after launch rehearsal
by | Monday, July 22, 2019

Chandrayaan-2 normal after launch rehearsal

Chandrayaan-2 is India's second lunar mission after Chandrayaan-1 which was developed by the Indian Space Research Organisation commonly known as ISRO. space agency NASA is among the payloads and is aimed at ...More..

Top Office: Bolton to Visit S. Korea Tuesday
by | Monday, July 22, 2019

Top Office: Bolton to Visit S. Korea Tuesday

South Korean President Moon Jae-in has said Japan's actions are politically motivated and have caused an "unprecedented emergency" for his country's export-driven economy. Bolton will also have meetings with Fo...More..

by | Sunday, July 21, 2019

British Airways, Lufthansa Suspend Cairo Flights

The British carrier said it was canceling flights to the Egyptian capital for a week. While BA appears to be coordinating with Egypt Air to facilitate air travel for many passengers who were planned to arri...More..

Creator of 'Storm Area 51' event says not to take it seriously
by | Sunday, July 21, 2019

Creator of 'Storm Area 51' event says not to take it seriously

The site is part of the vast Nevada Test and Training Range and has become the center of UFO conspiracy theories. "Let's see them aliens ", was the battle cry heard by millions of people around the world ...More..

Scotland Yard Twitter account and website hacked
by | Sunday, July 21, 2019

Scotland Yard Twitter account and website hacked

Apart from retweeting Hopkins" mockery of the Met Police, Trump also shared her tweets praising his " leadership " and supporting him in the ongoing row with the four Democratic congresswomen commonly known a...More..

Michelle Obama weighs in on Donald Trump’s ‘send her back’ feud
by | Sunday, July 21, 2019

Michelle Obama weighs in on Donald Trump’s ‘send her back’ feud

Amid criticism of his handling of the supporters in North Carolina, Trump said he had disagreed with their chant , having given no hint of this during the event or in remarks praising the crowd afterwards. - a...More..

FaceApp, its popularity and all the controversy surrounding it
by | Sunday, July 21, 2019

FaceApp, its popularity and all the controversy surrounding it

He said the app asks people to provide full and irrevocable access to their photos and data before they could use it. Some personality quizzes on Facebook and similar services collect user information as a bu...More..

Two policemen, four people dead as terrorists strike DI Khan
by | Sunday, July 21, 2019

Two policemen, four people dead as terrorists strike DI Khan

The injured included eight policemen and five civilians. Another local police official, Malik Habib, confirmed the attack and casualty figures and said officers later recovered the mutilated head of the bombe...More..

Ocasio-Cortez: Trump enjoyed crowd saying, ‘Send her back!’
by | Sunday, July 21, 2019

Ocasio-Cortez: Trump enjoyed crowd saying, ‘Send her back!’

Whether we are born here or seek refuge here, there's a place for us all. Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN), about whom the crowd was chanting, is an American citizen who came to the USA from Somalia as a pre-teen. The ...More..

'No to Boris' rally to take to the streets of London
by | Sunday, July 21, 2019

'No to Boris' rally to take to the streets of London

The rally organizers even flew a giant BoJo blimp bearing a striking resemblance to the one representing Donald Trump that appeared every time the USA president visited the UK. There are already reports that th...More..

Hong Kong actor Simon Yam stabbed during event in China
by | Sunday, July 21, 2019

Hong Kong actor Simon Yam stabbed during event in China

The initial protests were lit by a now suspended bill that would have allowed extraditions to mainland China . Hong Kong's leaders have struggled to respond to a massive wave of public anger over the past ...More..

Death toll reaches almost 150 due to floods in India
by | Sunday, July 21, 2019

Death toll reaches almost 150 due to floods in India

More than 1.7 million people in Assam have been displaced by the floods, authorities said, and most of the Kaziranga National Park , home to the rare one-horned rhino, was also underwater. Prime Minister Nar...More..

Pakistan PM Imran begins USA visit
by | Sunday, July 21, 2019

Pakistan PM Imran begins USA visit

Prime Minister Imran Khan has reached the United States (US) to pay a three-day official visit over the invitation of President Donald Trump , ARY News reported. Imran Khan is scheduled to address a record-s...More..