How Nigerian Fraudsters Scammed Japanese Woman of $200,000 -US DoJ

The lead defendants in the indictment were identified as Valentine Iro , 31, of Carson, and Chukwudi Christogunus Igbokwe , 38, of Gardena, both Nigerian citizens. Once money was deposited into an account, they would often quickly withdraw the mo... More..

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Putin orders response to U.S. missile test amid anger over pact
by | Saturday, August 24, 2019

Putin orders response to U.S. missile test amid anger over pact

Vladimir Putin has ordered his Defence Ministry to analyse the threat posed by a new US missile test and to prepare a 'symmetric response'. Russia's envoy urged the Europeans to realise "that because of th...More..

'We want detail,' senior European Union official tells Brexit Britain
by | Saturday, August 24, 2019

'We want detail,' senior European Union official tells Brexit Britain

Let's get on now in deepening and intensifying the friendship and partnership between us. Merkel told reporters during a visit to the Netherlands that "it would be better to say one can achieve that by Octobe...More..

Justice Ginsburg treated for cancer
by | Saturday, August 24, 2019

Justice Ginsburg treated for cancer

Supreme Court revealed in a statement released Friday (Aug. 23). CBS News medical contributor Dr. David Agus, a cancer specialist, said radiation "is not a standard treatment for pancreatic tumors", but may...More..

China blames Canada for difficulties in bilateral ties
by | Saturday, August 24, 2019

China blames Canada for difficulties in bilateral ties

Meng's extradition is now before the courts in British Columbia. Urging the Canadian side to reflect upon its mistakes, Geng said Canada should treat China's solemn position and concerns seriously and immed...More..

Assad regime encircles opposition in N Syria; Erdogan warns of human crisis
by | Saturday, August 24, 2019

Assad regime encircles opposition in N Syria; Erdogan warns of human crisis

The Syrian military announced on Friday the plans to advance further north after the liberation of the town of Khan Sheikhoun in Idlib and a number of other settlements in the north of Hama province. Russian ...More..

US Says 2 Troops Killed in Combat in Afghanistan
by | Saturday, August 24, 2019

US Says 2 Troops Killed in Combat in Afghanistan

A Taliban spokesman said the commander of USA forces in Afghanistan, Gen. Scott Miller, was at the negotiations in Qatar on Thursday. Previously, Khalilzad has said the intra-Afghan negotiations will be the o...More..

North Korea fires two suspected missiles after branding Pompeo a 'toxin'
by | Saturday, August 24, 2019

North Korea fires two suspected missiles after branding Pompeo a 'toxin'

Last Friday, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un tested two projectiles which were launched from the North's eastern coast and landed in the Sea of Japan. "We are consulting closely with our Japanese and South ...More..

Doctors pull brown recluse out of Missouri woman's ear
by | Saturday, August 24, 2019

Doctors pull brown recluse out of Missouri woman's ear

Soon, two nurses, three medical students and a doctor joined the assistant in the tiny exam room to break the news-a spider had set up shop in her ear canal . According to the Centers for Disease Control and...More..

Iran-backed militias blame US for attacks
by | Friday, August 23, 2019

Iran-backed militias blame US for attacks

Al-Saqr was among a string of explosions that hit militia bases and munitions depots over the past several weeks. The CIA, however, also runs its own clandestine drone program separate from the US military. T...More..

Prison staff members subpoenaed in Epstein probe
by | Friday, August 23, 2019

Prison staff members subpoenaed in Epstein probe

Since Epstein's death, there has been mounting evidence that employees at the jail abdicated their responsibility to keep the 66-year-old from killing himself while he awaited trial on charges of sexually abu...More..

Billionaire conservative donor David Koch dies at 79
by | Friday, August 23, 2019

Billionaire conservative donor David Koch dies at 79

Koch's death was officially announced by his older brother, Charles Koch . The person wasn't authorised to discuss the death and spoke on the condition of anonymity. The brothers funded groups like Americans f...More..

UN Security Council divided over USA missile test
by | Friday, August 23, 2019

UN Security Council divided over USA missile test

On Monday, the Pentagon said it tested a conventionally configured cruise missile that hit its target after more than 500km of flight, its first such test since the demise of a landmark nuclear pact this mo...More..

Venezuelan officials reached out to US - Bolton
by | Friday, August 23, 2019

Venezuelan officials reached out to US - Bolton

Trump spoke superficially about the issue while receiving Romanian head of state Klaus Iohannis in Washington . 'I won't speak to details of what we're planning and what we're doing, but we remain ready to ...More..

Trump Says Would Be 'Appropriate' for Russia to Rejoin G-7
by | Friday, August 23, 2019

Trump Says Would Be 'Appropriate' for Russia to Rejoin G-7

At the same time, he doesn't have much experience in communicating with Russia, apart from recently meeting with Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov to discuss arms control in light of the U.S. He di...More..

Trump administration unveils rule allowing migrant families to be held indefinitely
by | Friday, August 23, 2019

Trump administration unveils rule allowing migrant families to be held indefinitely

The move was announced by Acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan and is due to come into effect in 60 days. The implementation deadline could slip, however, depending on the success of the likel...More..

Trump offers to mediate on Kashmir issue
by | Friday, August 23, 2019

Trump offers to mediate on Kashmir issue

Cash-strapped Pakistan has also alleged that India's decision of revoking the provisions under Article 370 will not only threaten the regional peace but also the world peace and further downgraded its diplo...More..

Internet users can't tell if man is petting rabbit or bird
by | Friday, August 23, 2019

Internet users can't tell if man is petting rabbit or bird

Obviously, social media users were quick to share the clip and it racked up over 11k retweets and over 45k likes, with many locked in a row over what they could see. It's an African white-necked raven named "M...More..

Sarah Sanders Is Joining Fox News in This Role
by | Friday, August 23, 2019

Sarah Sanders Is Joining Fox News in This Role

Raj Shah, a former White House deputy press secretary, joined Fox Corp.as a senior vice president. She will provide political commentary across Fox News' on-air and digital properties. Sanders' hiring by F...More..

Chinese designer blames Trump's tariff war for denied visa
by | Friday, August 23, 2019

Chinese designer blames Trump's tariff war for denied visa

I'm taking on China on trade. President Donald Trump said Wednesday that he's the "chosen one" to wage a trade war with China and asserted that he's winning. In March 2018, a Section 301 investigation, cond...More..

President Trump offers himself as ‘the chosen one’
by | Friday, August 23, 2019

President Trump offers himself as ‘the chosen one’

KEITH: On Tuesday in the Oval Office, Trump explicitly said if Jewish people vote for a Democrat, they are disloyal. Tlaib was eventually granted a humanitarian waiver to visit family, but she declined, say...More..

Tropical Storm Chantal forms in North Atlantic
by | Friday, August 23, 2019

Tropical Storm Chantal forms in North Atlantic

National Hurricane Center prediction for path of storms out of the south Atlantic to Carolinas. Chantal's brief run as a tropical storm is over. It is forecast to push eastward before weakening to a tropical...More..

France wants progress in Ukraine before Russian Federation returns to G7
by | Friday, August 23, 2019

France wants progress in Ukraine before Russian Federation returns to G7

Another senior Japanese diplomat has said Paris, the chair of this year's summit, appears to be trying to focus on less controversial issues this year to avoid critical confrontations among members, such as wea...More..

Jay Inslee drops out of 2020 Democratic presidential primary
by | Friday, August 23, 2019

Jay Inslee drops out of 2020 Democratic presidential primary

A former congressman from Bainbridge Island who was elected Washington's governor in 2012 and 2016, Inslee labored to gain traction in a presidential bid that focused nearly exclusively on fighting climate c...More..

'Jihadi Jack' says he was expecting to lose British citizenship
by | Thursday, August 22, 2019

'Jihadi Jack' says he was expecting to lose British citizenship

It seems the United Kingdom has no problem, abandoning its citizens to avoid their obligations even in the face of ally opposition, given that Canada is already accusing the nation of "shirking its responsibili...More..

U.S. drone shot down over Yemen
by | Thursday, August 22, 2019

U.S. drone shot down over Yemen

A Houthi military spokesman was quoted earlier by the group's Al-Masirah TV as saying that air defenses had brought down a us drone. In June, Iran shot down an unmanned American military-surveillance drone ...More..

Rohingya refugees shun Myanmar return
by | Thursday, August 22, 2019

Rohingya refugees shun Myanmar return

SULLIVAN: Robertson says it's clear that the Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh are still communicating with those left behind in Myanmar , many of them in camps for internally displaced persons. "The voluntary...More..

Trump thanks conspiracy theorist for defending his comments about Jewish Democrats
by | Thursday, August 22, 2019

Trump thanks conspiracy theorist for defending his comments about Jewish Democrats

The phone call came as Trump said on Tuesday that "any Jewish people that vote for a Democrat-I think it shows either a total lack of knowledge or great disloyalty". Trump "is like a bull in a china closet", Jo...More..

Strong winds in Colorado send dozens of mattresses flying across field
by | Thursday, August 22, 2019

Strong winds in Colorado send dozens of mattresses flying across field

Dozens of mattresses have been filmed tumbling and bouncing towards a swimming pool in Denver, Colorado . It seems a nearby outdoor cinema event hadn't banked on the notoriously blustery Colorado weather...More..

P Chidambaram: India's former finance minister arrested
by | Thursday, August 22, 2019

P Chidambaram: India's former finance minister arrested

He again served as finance minister under the Congress-led government from 2004 to 2008 before he was appointed as home minister. The CBI and ED filed caveats in the Supreme Court over Chidambaram's plea seek...More..

Trump threatens to free jihadists into their countries of origin
by | Thursday, August 22, 2019

Trump threatens to free jihadists into their countries of origin

Mr. Trump told reporters at the White House while responding to a question on the reemergence of the Islamic State in Afghanistan . Asked by reporters whether he is concerned about the reemergence of the...More..

Facebook introduces new privacy feature in three countries
by | Thursday, August 22, 2019

Facebook introduces new privacy feature in three countries

Facebook receives information such as what content users have viewed elsewhere on the internet, the items people have searched or purchased, and websites people log into with their Facebook account. Facebook...More..

Police fatally shoot Rio bus hostage-taker
by | Thursday, August 22, 2019

Police fatally shoot Rio bus hostage-taker

Dozens of people were trapped on the bus after it was commandeered by the gunman on a heavily transited bridge connecting Rio with the neighbouring city of Niteroi. "The criminal was neutralised and no hostage ...More..

New Zealand's Speaker Goes Viral After Feeding Colleague's Baby
by | Thursday, August 22, 2019

New Zealand's Speaker Goes Viral After Feeding Colleague's Baby

Mr Coffey and husband Tim Smith's son, Tūtānekai Smith-Coffey, was born in the early hours of July 10. Coffey posted a picture of himself holding up the wee boy - first tweeted by Green MP Golriz Ghahraman - ...More..

Trump admin. releases regulation, extends migrant family detentions indefinitely
by | Thursday, August 22, 2019

Trump admin. releases regulation, extends migrant family detentions indefinitely

A new policy will be set within 60 days, and will not limit how long children or their families can be held in custody of U.S. immigration agencies, though it is expected to face challenges in the courts. DHS o...More..