Pennsylvania Flags Lowered To Honor John Mccain

Bush are set to deliver eulogies . McCain's final resting service will take place Sunday at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland. Trump noted the senator's death in a tweet Saturday: "My deepest sympathies and respect go out to the fami... More..

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Theresa May’s got moves: Reactions to Africa visit
by | Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Theresa May’s got moves: Reactions to Africa visit

Mrs May was greeted by the group of dancing pupils at a school, and joined in. The Prime Minister was filmed dancing with school children as she began her trade tour in Africa. She will be visiting Nigeria an...More..

McCain takes parting shot at Trump in final message
by | Wednesday, August 29, 2018

McCain takes parting shot at Trump in final message

Trump rejected a more laudatory White House statement that praised McCain's war record and decades of public service, and he did not answered any shouted questions from reporters about McCain during multipl...More..

France's Macron urges Europe to take charge of own defence
by | Wednesday, August 29, 2018

France's Macron urges Europe to take charge of own defence

Macron's visit coincided with political turbulence at home, as France's well-known environment minister, Nicolas Hulot , unexpectedly announced his resignation, citing frustration with a lack of action...More..

Bees besiege Times Square street, drawing swarm of tourists
by | Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Bees besiege Times Square street, drawing swarm of tourists

The incident occurred at 43rd Street and Broadway around 2 p.m., according to the Associated Press. "People were just swatting in front of their faces", Sheldo said . Experts say a swarm of bees this size is...More..

by | Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Trump, under pressure to honour McCain, orders flags to half-staff

Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer proposed renaming the Senate's oldest office building in McCain's honor after the veteran Republican senator died Saturday from brain cancer . "Cause most of the ones w...More..

Hurricane Maria: Death toll 50 times higher than first estimate
by | Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Hurricane Maria: Death toll 50 times higher than first estimate

The President remains proud of all of the work the Federal family undertook to help our fellow citizens in Puerto Rico . The government of Puerto Rico stopped publicly sharing its data on hurricane deaths in...More..

Blueprints For 3D Printed Guns Will Stay Offline, Judge Rules
by | Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Blueprints For 3D Printed Guns Will Stay Offline, Judge Rules

During a press conference Tuesday, Cody Wilson - the managing director at Texas-based Defense Distributed - said he has already received about 400 orders for people willing to pay any price for the di...More..

Plans on making untraceable 3D guns can't be posted online
by | Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Plans on making untraceable 3D guns can't be posted online

Led by Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson, 19 states and the District of Columbia joined a lawsuit contending that the federal government's decision to allow the blueprints to be posted would have provide...More..

Eight killed in Chicago apartment fire; 3 hospitalized
by | Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Eight killed in Chicago apartment fire; 3 hospitalized

Marcos Contreras, 15, lost siblings and relatives in the fire. A group of firefighters went door-to-door for about three blocks Monday morning near the apartment building where the children died, passing out ...More..

Primary day in Florida and Arizona [UPDATED THROUGHOUT THE NIGHT]
by | Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Primary day in Florida and Arizona [UPDATED THROUGHOUT THE NIGHT]

Rick Scott is vacating the governor's mansion to run for Senate. After two terms in the House, DeSantis ran for U.S. Senate in 2016, but dropped out after Marco Rubio made a decision to seek a second term whe...More..

We fired two missiles at Saudi Arabia, say Yemen's Houthis
by | Wednesday, August 29, 2018

We fired two missiles at Saudi Arabia, say Yemen's Houthis

The experts have also chronicled the damages from coalition air strikes, the single most lethal force in the fighting, over the past year. The UN also referred to possible war crimes by Houthi rebels. "In the...More..

Embarrassing thing Uhuru’s team did while in the White House
by | Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Embarrassing thing Uhuru’s team did while in the White House

PRESIDENT TRUMP: Thank you very much. PRESIDENT KENYATTA: Great pleasure. "We are here to strengthen the support we have received as a country, especially with regards to our security and defense cooperati...More..

Trump accuses Google of rigging search results to favor 'bad' news
by | Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Trump accuses Google of rigging search results to favor 'bad' news

Trump earlier Tuesday promised to address what he says is the "very serious situation" of social media companies "suppressing" conservative voices and "hiding information" and good news. Google shot back at ...More..

British-Iranian Woman Returns to Prison After Temporary Release
by | Tuesday, August 28, 2018

British-Iranian Woman Returns to Prison After Temporary Release

But he said: "We're getting a bit twitchy and on edge". And then some bad news. "She was shivering and shaking and crying - and said: "How can you take me away from my baby, when she needs me"?" he said in a ...More..

Trump relents under pressure, lowers White House flag again to honour McCain
by | Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Trump relents under pressure, lowers White House flag again to honour McCain

John McCain, giving his respects while signing an order to fly the American flag at half-staff. Two days after John McCain's death , President Donald Trump issued a formal statement about the late senator....More..

Iran, Syria sign military cooperation agreement, defy Israel and US
by | Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Iran, Syria sign military cooperation agreement, defy Israel and US

Iranian Defence Minister Amir Hatami , left, meets with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in Damascus on Sunday, Aug. 26, 2018. Amir Hatami, who met with his Syrian counterpart, Abdullah Ayoub, and Presid...More..

Blockbuster CNN Trump/Russia Story In More Doubt After Michael Cohen’s Lawyer Recants
by | Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Blockbuster CNN Trump/Russia Story In More Doubt After Michael Cohen’s Lawyer Recants

Now Davis says that he was one of the background sources, and couldn't clear up the record until Cohen pleaded guilty last week, because of the ongoing criminal investigation. CNN is standing by its report. ...More..

by | Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Trump, Under Pressure To Honor Mc Cain

He said: 'Despite our differences on policy and politics, I respect Senator John McCain's service to our country and, in his honour, have signed a proclamation to fly the flag of the United States at half-sta...More..

Afghanistan: national security adviser quits, sparking cabinet resignations
by | Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Afghanistan: national security adviser quits, sparking cabinet resignations

Government spokesman Haroon Chakansuri said in a statement Ghani had asked the three officials to continue with their duties and "work towards the betterment of the security situation". The resignations from Ta...More..

by | Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Theresa May to visit President Buhari over bilateral business talks

Britain will use its global aid budget to boost its own interests while also seeking to deepen trade ties with Africa, Prime Minister Theresa May said on Tuesday , countering critics who say aid funds would ...More..

Services Set for McCain, Tributes from Around the World
by | Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Services Set for McCain, Tributes from Around the World

The White House flag had been at half-staff since Saturday evening following McCain's death, but it was returned to full-staff early Monday morning until a reversal in the afternoon. McCain, who's remembered by...More..

John McCain’s death leads to outpouring from foes and allies
by | Tuesday, August 28, 2018

John McCain’s death leads to outpouring from foes and allies

Capitol this year. But on Friday his family announced he had made a decision to discontinue that treatment. "Karen and I send our deepest condolences to Cindy and the entire McCain family on the passing of Se...More..

What Will Happen to John McCain's Senate Seat?
by | Tuesday, August 28, 2018

What Will Happen to John McCain's Senate Seat?

In Ukraine, McCain was celebrated for his strong support of the country amid its ongoing conflict with Russia and his tough stance on the Russian annexation of Crimea in 2014. U.S. Sen. John McCain (left) poi...More..

UN Says More Yemeni Children Killed By Saudi-Led Airstrikes
by | Tuesday, August 28, 2018

UN Says More Yemeni Children Killed By Saudi-Led Airstrikes

According to the Houthi movement's Al Massira TV, 22 children and four women died in Ad Durayhimi, which lies about 20 km (12 miles) from the Red Sea city of Hodeidah. HRW's Mideast director, Sarah Leah Whitso...More..

Senator McCain dead at 81 of brain cancer
by | Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Senator McCain dead at 81 of brain cancer

Most recently, he was a thorn in the side of President Donald Trump , keeping up his criticism of the White House even while undergoing severe medical treatment in Arizona. - Senate Majority Leader Mitch McCo...More..

Suspect in Dutch boy's 1998 murder agrees to be extradited
by | Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Suspect in Dutch boy's 1998 murder agrees to be extradited

The match was established in June this year, police said, using DNA provided by relatives of the suspect, who had reported him missing in April. Dutch detectives said the outdoor survival expert's DNA matched...More..

Mass Shooting At Florida Madden 19 Video Gaming Tournament-Multiple Fatalities
by | Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Mass Shooting At Florida Madden 19 Video Gaming Tournament-Multiple Fatalities

Clayton was entering the second round of the tournament when shots began to fire. The suspect was identified by Jacksonville police on Sunday night as 24-year-old David Katz . "This is your chance to earn ...More..

Australia's foreign minister Julie Bishop quits after leadership change
by | Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Australia's foreign minister Julie Bishop quits after leadership change

Australia's next Foreign Minister will be Marise Payne, after 20-year Coalition veteran Julie Bishop announced she would be standing down from the role, despite Mr Morrison saying he "would have very much wel...More..

Catholic church abuse victim on meeting the Pope
by | Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Catholic church abuse victim on meeting the Pope

Archbishop Vigano confirmed to the Washington Post Aug. 26 that he wrote the letter and said he would not comment further. Archbishop Vigano alleged that Pope Francis did "not take into account the sancti...More..

President Trump is 'flipping' out over plea agreements and immunity deals
by | Monday, August 27, 2018

President Trump is 'flipping' out over plea agreements and immunity deals

Mr Weisselberg, Chief Financial Officer, is the latest to get immunity. It is not clear whether Weisselberg told government prosecutors that the president was aware of the payments. The Journal said Pecker...More..

Trump Was Predictably Petty Following The Death Of Senator John McCain
by | Monday, August 27, 2018

Trump Was Predictably Petty Following The Death Of Senator John McCain

But McCain became one of the president's sharpest critics, attacking him on foreign and domestic policy and disagreeing with his rhetoric, including Trump's sharp attacks on the news media and his fight in 2016...More..

Canceled Pompeo Trip Tests South’s Strategy to Win Over North Korea
by | Monday, August 27, 2018

Canceled Pompeo Trip Tests South’s Strategy to Win Over North Korea

China on Saturday called Donald Trump "irresponsible" after the United States (US) president cancelled his top diplomat's trip to North Korea and suggested Beijing was stalling efforts to disarm Pyongyan...More..

British Airways, Air France halting flights to Iran from September
by | Monday, August 27, 2018

British Airways, Air France halting flights to Iran from September

Iran's 2015 nuclear deal, brokered when Barack Obama was still in the White House, imposed restrictions on the Islamic Republic's nuclear program in return for the lifting of most US and worldwide sanctions ag...More..

Filling John McCain's seat a political balancing act for Arizona governor
by | Monday, August 27, 2018

Filling John McCain's seat a political balancing act for Arizona governor

John McCain handled President Trump's past comments that Mr. McCain was a war hero because "he was captured" with understated class. Vice President Mike Pence is likely to attend, said the officials, w...More..