Trump says he could name Federal Bureau of Investigation head by next week

Trump on Tuesday fired Comey, who was leading an investigation into the alleged ties between the president's campaign and Russian Federation. The FBI has never had a female director. But a memo he drafted this week that has served as President Dona... More..

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Former AG Yates tells Senate she warned of Flynn vulnerability
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Former AG Yates tells Senate she warned of Flynn vulnerability

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer on Tuesday dismissed former acting Attorney General Sally Yates as President Trump's "political opponent". But she said she didn't know if the White House took steps ...More..

by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Pro-Syrian forces hit in strike 'posed a threat'

At the time of the strike, pro-Assad forces "were advancing well inside" the de-escalation zone, the coalition said in a Thursday statement. United States officials said the strike was purely a defensiv...More..

Triple Talaq an Issue of Women within Minority Community
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Triple Talaq an Issue of Women within Minority Community

Sibal's final spin gelled with his argument that marriages among Muslims were a contract and others should not complain if the contracting parties were agreeable to triple talaq, which has been in practice for ...More..

Man convicted of 1992 murder executed
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Man convicted of 1992 murder executed

Death penalty opponents stand at the State Capitol on Tuesday, May 16, 2017, in Atlanta to protest the planned execution of J.W. Ledford for the 1992 murder of his elderly neighbor. However, Georgia attorney ge...More..

by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Activists say Kurdish-led forces advance on IS-held Raqqa

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan expressed hope on Friday that his upcoming visit to Washington will constitute a new "milestone" for the troubled relations between the two North Atlantic Treaty Organisat...More..

Ohio high school students get pepper sprayed for class
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Ohio high school students get pepper sprayed for class

Barberton is about 40 miles (64 kilometers) south of Cleveland. In the clip, which has since gone viral, fourteen students receive a shot of pepper spray directly to their face by a man who intones, "Stop res...More..

Adityanath govt transfers 67 IPS officers in UP
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Adityanath govt transfers 67 IPS officers in UP

Additional Director General of Police S.N. Rawat has been sent as ADG, Allahabad zone while Ramit Sharma, hitherto Inspector General of Police, Technical has been posted as the new IGP, Allahabad. The exercise ...More..

Israel rethinking United States security ties after Trump's intel blunder
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Israel rethinking United States security ties after Trump's intel blunder

McMaster only said that the matter was a "policy decision ". Days before his arrival, a diplomatic row between the two countries arose after an American official was quoted as questioning Israel's claim to...More..

I have 'absolute right' to do that
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

I have 'absolute right' to do that

The Times said it did not know if Trump "wittingly" revealed the secrets. "The White House should offer a further accounting of the incident to the legislative branch". Putin's statement was followed up by ...More..

Supporters, opponents of Erdogan clash in Washington
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Supporters, opponents of Erdogan clash in Washington

Erdogan met US President Donald Trump at the White House for a visit that aimed to improve strained ties. Two men were arrested at the scene, and police intend to pursue charges against others involved, the M...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Tornadoes in Wisconsin, Oklahoma leave 2 dead

Barron County Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald said Eric Gavin, 45, a resident of the trailer park, was killed and his family had been notified. Two people, initially reported missing, had driven themselves to a nearb...More..

China's Xi appeals to foreign leaders for freer trade
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

China's Xi appeals to foreign leaders for freer trade

Chinese President Xi Jinping attends a summit at the Belt and Road Forum in Beijing , China, Monday, May 15, 2017. The meeting included Presidents Vladimir Putin of Russian Federation and Recep Tayyip Erdo...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

No laptop ban extension on Europe-US flights - for now

Homeland Security chief John Kelly and EU Transport Commissioner Violeta Bulc , IATA head Alexandre de Juniac called on governments to consider alternatives to a ban, such as methods to detect traces of exp...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Trump interviews Joe Lieberman, three others for Federal Bureau of Investigation director job

Bush. Lieberman would replace James Comey, who was sacked last week. Lieberman was also former Vice President Al Gore's running mate in the 2000 election. In 2008, Lieberman supported the Republican candidate, ...More..

USA airstrike hits pro-regime forces in Syria — Military official
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

USA airstrike hits pro-regime forces in Syria — Military official

Syrian regime forces occupying five vehicles were targeted by United States airstrikes after breaching a "de-confliction zone", a USA official told CNN Thursday. The Revolutionary commandos, or Maghaweer al-T...More..

Australian jobless rate sees surprise April fall
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Australian jobless rate sees surprise April fall

The overall increase in employment data was the second best of any state in seasonally adjusted terms. The news is a small blow to the Reserve Bank's and Treasury's hopes that wages growth will accelerate in ...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Despite warnings on Flynn, Trump dismisses Russian collusion

Yates recounted her January 26 conversation with the Trump's White House counsel in which she warned about National Security Adviser Michael Flynn's contacts with Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak. Yates briefl...More..

Comey firing: Besieged White House denies, defends as new bombshells hit
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Comey firing: Besieged White House denies, defends as new bombshells hit

Mr. Trump's tweets did not address whether he revealed classified information about the Islamic State group, as published reports have said and as a US official told The Associated Press on Tuesday. But durin...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Third Confederate monument comes down in New Orleans

The Beauregard statue was the third Confederate-era memorial the city has removed . New Orleans removed the third of four Confederate statues slated for removal before dawn Wednesday morning, this one a de...More..