North Korea reportedly funds weapons program with stolen crypto

The North's recent tests have dampened the optimism that followed the third summit between Mr Trump and Mr Kim on 30 June at the inter-Korean border. USA national security adviser John Bolton reminded North Korea on Tuesday of its leader's pledge t... More..

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Is Boris Johnson heading for a no-deal Brexit?
by | Tuesday, August 06, 2019

Is Boris Johnson heading for a no-deal Brexit?

Opponents have said that a no-deal exit would damage the economy and lead to border posts between Northern Ireland and the Republic. Instead of going quietly, Mr Johnson would wait for an election to be trigg...More..

Air strike on south Libyan town kills dozens
by | Tuesday, August 06, 2019

Air strike on south Libyan town kills dozens

In a statement , the council called upon the United Nations mission and the worldwide community to "shoulder their responsibilities, investigate the crimes committed by the Haftar forces and prosecute those re...More..

Amy Klobuchar skeptical of Trump's call for new gun controls
by | Tuesday, August 06, 2019

Amy Klobuchar skeptical of Trump's call for new gun controls

Almost 30 people died in 24 hours after two mass shootings in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio , prompting comments from all 25 of the 2020 presidential candidates. They chose to take their protest to the Wh...More..

Airstrike on south Libyan town kills at least 43
by | Tuesday, August 06, 2019

Airstrike on south Libyan town kills at least 43

At least 42 people have died in an air strike in south-western Libya carried out by the forces of rebel General Khalifa Haftar, local officials say. At the start of the year, the LNA took Murzuq as part of ...More..

State Rep. Blames Mass Shootings on Drag Queens,
by | Tuesday, August 06, 2019

State Rep. Blames Mass Shootings on Drag Queens, "Homosexual Marriage"

The Middletown Division of Police went to her home this morning to take a threat report, according to the department. An Ohio Republican state lawmaker on Sunday blamed mass shootings in the USA on former ...More..

Explosion at Russian Ammunition Dump Injures at Least 4
by | Tuesday, August 06, 2019

Explosion at Russian Ammunition Dump Injures at Least 4

Russia's Defense Ministry said on Monday that explosions at a storage facility for gunpowder charges prompted the evacuation of 6,000 residents in the town of Achinsk, as well as towns and villages within a 2...More..

Korea to take steps to stem market volatility
by | Tuesday, August 06, 2019

Korea to take steps to stem market volatility

The US Department of Defence will "continue to monitor the situation and are consulting closely with our South Korean and Japanese allies", a department spokesman said. Pyongyang "will be compelled to seek a n...More..

Florida Man Gets 20 Years for Mailing Explosives to Democrats and CNN
by | Tuesday, August 06, 2019

Florida Man Gets 20 Years for Mailing Explosives to Democrats and CNN

His lawyers, led by Sarah Baumgartel of Federal Defenders of New York , Inc., an independent, nonprofit organization, struck a deal with prosecutors to eliminate a charge that would have carried a mandatory li...More..

Death toll reaches 31 as two more victims die
by | Tuesday, August 06, 2019

Death toll reaches 31 as two more victims die

Mexico's foreign secretary, Marcelo Ebrard, said Monday the Mexican government considers the mass shooting to be an act of terrorism against Mexican citizens on US soil. More than two dozen people were wounde...More..

DPRK slams US-S. Korea military exercises
by | Tuesday, August 06, 2019

DPRK slams US-S. Korea military exercises

It is the country's fourth such launch in less than two weeks . But he said the North's latest provocations will likely further delay working-level talks, which USA officials had expected to start in mid-Jul...More..

Security cut off for 'cesspool of hate' 8chan forum
by | Tuesday, August 06, 2019

Security cut off for 'cesspool of hate' 8chan forum

At the time , Prince wrote about his objection to de-platforming, saying , "I woke up in a bad mood and decided someone shouldn't be allowed on the internet". Angelo Carusone, the president of Media Matte...More..

Erdogan publicly announces Turkey invasion east of the Euphrates
by | Tuesday, August 06, 2019

Erdogan publicly announces Turkey invasion east of the Euphrates

Now we will enter the east of the Euphrates". But the threats never came to fruition after the United States proposed forming a "safe zone" earlier this year in a bid to stop any Turkish intervention. America...More..

by | Tuesday, August 06, 2019

Death toll in El Paso shooting rises to 22 after Walmart massacre

The massacre Saturday was one of at least three mass shootings across the U.S.in the past week. "It's offensive just because most of us here are Hispanic", said Isel Velasco, 25, standing outside a grocery st...More..

Hong Kong thrown into even more chaos as protesters launch citywide strike
by | Tuesday, August 06, 2019

Hong Kong thrown into even more chaos as protesters launch citywide strike

Tear gas was sacked in four separate locations, making yesterday's clashes the most widespread so far. "Netizens have initiated the citizen's press conference, to bring the people's unheard voice to the publ...More..

Apparent Twitter Feed Shows Dayton Shooter Was Leftist
by | Tuesday, August 06, 2019

Apparent Twitter Feed Shows Dayton Shooter Was Leftist

The Ohio shooting came hours after a young man opened fire in a crowded El Paso, Texas, shopping area, leaving 20 dead and more than two dozen injured. The advisory comes after 22 people were killed when a ...More..

Mexico: Texas shooting 'act of terrorism' against Mexicans
by | Tuesday, August 06, 2019

Mexico: Texas shooting 'act of terrorism' against Mexicans

Mexico's government is threatening legal action against the United States in the aftermath of the mass shooting in El Paso , Texas . USA investigators believe that the shooter posted a lengthy online man...More..

Mitch McConnell fractures shoulder in fall at Kentucky home
by | Tuesday, August 06, 2019

Mitch McConnell fractures shoulder in fall at Kentucky home

Rob Portman of OH, on Sunday afternoon 'to express his deepest sympathies for the people of El Paso and Dayton and discuss the senseless tragedies of this weekend, ' according to the statement. McConnell...More..

Putin urges arms talks with US after nuclear pact demise
by | Tuesday, August 06, 2019

Putin urges arms talks with US after nuclear pact demise

Recall that the U.S. stated that Russian Federation already developed a missile with a range that falls in the 300-3,400 mile distance outlawed under the agreement, which was signed in 1987 by President Reagan ...More..

North Korea threatens to take 'new road' with latest launches
by | Tuesday, August 06, 2019

North Korea threatens to take 'new road' with latest launches

Tuesday's firing came a day after South Korea and the United States began their combined military exercise as scheduled despite North Korea's warnings against it. By demonstrating weapons that directly thre...More..

Vehicle crash in Cairo kills 19, forces evacuation of hospital
by | Tuesday, August 06, 2019

Vehicle crash in Cairo kills 19, forces evacuation of hospital

A huge blast which killed 20 people in Cairo was caused by a speeding auto packed with explosives, Egyptian officials have confirmed, as witnesses described carnage. That attack, which killed all 224 people a...More..

Dramatic turn in hunt for teens suspected of killing Aussie and girlfriend
by | Tuesday, August 06, 2019

Dramatic turn in hunt for teens suspected of killing Aussie and girlfriend

Canadian authorities hunting the two teenage fugitives suspected of killing Australian tourist Lucas Fowler and his United States girlfriend Chynna Deese are tight-lipped after a dive team ended a two-day searc...More..

Puerto Rico's new governor sworn in, but Senate approval still needed
by | Tuesday, August 06, 2019

Puerto Rico's new governor sworn in, but Senate approval still needed

This comes after outgoing Governor Ricardo Rossello appointed Pierluisi as his secretary of state designate, which put him in line to become the next governor. Pierluisi's swearing-in capped off a week of polit...More..

Brazil gang leader dresses up as daughter in jail escape attempt
by | Monday, August 05, 2019

Brazil gang leader dresses up as daughter in jail escape attempt

Clauvino da Silva , a drug dealer from the city of Angra dos Reis, was however caught by prison guards at the Bangu jail complex in Rio state on Saturday (Aug 4), as he tried to exit via the front door after vi...More..

New Zealand Government Proposes Law to Decriminalize Abortion
by | Monday, August 05, 2019

New Zealand Government Proposes Law to Decriminalize Abortion

The Government's proposed change to the law could also see New Zealand fall foul of worldwide disability rights obligations, as the UN Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities has consistently crit...More..

by | Monday, August 05, 2019

London girl's disappearance in Malaysia treated as abduction

A "friend of the family" who spoke to the British press on Sunday said that "to [her] knowledge the French government and the Irish government are helping them". The Dusun Resort is secluded accomodation abou...More..

Airmen Injured During Dayton Mass Shooting Evacuation
by | Monday, August 05, 2019

Airmen Injured During Dayton Mass Shooting Evacuation

Shoes are piled outside the scene of a mass shooting including Ned Peppers bar, Sunday, Aug. 4, 2019, in Dayton, Ohio . Authorities said that as of Sunday afternoon, 12 of the 27 people injured in the shoo...More..

Sudan army protest camp sign accord on road to civilian rule
by | Monday, August 05, 2019

Sudan army protest camp sign accord on road to civilian rule

Sudan's military rulers and the main opposition coalition will put their final signatures on a constitutional declaration on August 17, sources with knowledge of the negotiations told Reuters on Sunday. A ...More..

Indonesia quake death toll rises to 5
by | Monday, August 05, 2019

Indonesia quake death toll rises to 5

The natural disaster of 6.9 magnitude struck western Indonesia on Friday. One individual passed away because of a heart attack in the midst of the frenzy in the suburb of Banten on Java and some four others w...More..

Zarif says Iran will act over 'maritime offences' in Gulf
by | Monday, August 05, 2019

Zarif says Iran will act over 'maritime offences' in Gulf

Ships have been attacked, drones downed and oil tankers seized since May, after the United States withdrew from a landmark nuclear deal between Iran and world powers and reimposed biting sanctions against the c...More..

Prince Harry Shares Sweet Birthday Tribute To ‘Amazing Wife’ Meghan Markle
by | Monday, August 05, 2019

Prince Harry Shares Sweet Birthday Tribute To ‘Amazing Wife’ Meghan Markle

The message read: 'Wishing a very happy birthday to the Duchess of Sussex today!' Then Harry and Meghan show up at an event together, looking polished and cheery and doing everything they need to be doi...More..

Blackout hits Indonesian capital, parts of Java
by | Monday, August 05, 2019

Blackout hits Indonesian capital, parts of Java

In the wake of Sunday's power outage that affected areas home to more than 100 million people, Mr Joko, popularly known as Jokowi, asked why the power company PT Perusahaan Listrik Negara (PLN) did not have a b...More..

Quake hits northeast Japan; officials say no tsunami danger
by | Monday, August 05, 2019

Quake hits northeast Japan; officials say no tsunami danger

It says the focus of the quake was about 45 kilometers deep off the coast of Fukushima Prefecture. World reported that the quake was felt in Japan's Fukushima and Miyagi. Tokyo Electric Power Company says it...More..

Sudanese factions agree constitutional declaration for government
by | Monday, August 05, 2019

Sudanese factions agree constitutional declaration for government

The agreement, which outlines the shape of the transitional government, was brokered by the African Union and neighbouring Ethiopia in talks that were sometimes suspended because of street violence in Kharto...More..

President Donald Trump To Address Nation After US Shootings Leave 29 Dead
by | Monday, August 05, 2019

President Donald Trump To Address Nation After US Shootings Leave 29 Dead

Thirteen hours after the El Paso attack, another white man is accused of spreading terror in the Midwestern city of Dayton, Ohio, killing nine people including his sister, authorities said. The statement ...More..