Tiger mauls British zookeeper to death in 'freak accident'

The zoo was evacuated as a precaution but officials said the public was never at risk and the tiger did not escape at any point. King's mother Andrea told the UK Press Association she had worked at the zoo for 14 years. "It was heartbreaking seeing... More..

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by | Wednesday, May 31, 2017

US shoots down mock warhead over Pacific

The most recent test of the missile defense system in June 2014 was successful and the Pentagon continues to upgrade its equipment. On social media, some Americans expressed pride or excitement over the s...More..

US officials criticize Turkey after attack on DC protesters
by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

US officials criticize Turkey after attack on DC protesters

A video showed two men bleeding from the head, and men in dark suits punching and kicking protesters, some lying on the ground. He added that authorities had arrested a NY man and charged him with aggrava...More..

Trump's trip: Conventional images and unconventional talk
by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Trump's trip: Conventional images and unconventional talk

The G-7 declaration says the U.S.is still reviewing its policies on climate change. Trump tweeted he would decide on Paris next week. Trump's refusal to pledge support for the climate agreement particularly...More..

Four Mass. spellers headed to national bee
by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Four Mass. spellers headed to national bee

She's her school spelling bee at Mountain Gap P-8 three times, the Madison County County Spelling Bee, three times and the state bee twice. McKeegan belongs to the most common age group - she will be joined...More..

Eleven killed in Moscow storm
by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Eleven killed in Moscow storm

Moscow mayor Sergei Sobyanin expressed condolences for those who died. Besides, on the same day, as a result of a strong gust, a stop was damaged on Kirovogradskaya Street. At least 11 persons died and 40 were...More..

by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Massive rockslide wipes out swath of California's scenic coast road

More than 1 million tons of rock and dirt tumbled down a saturated slope in an area called Mud Creek, covering a quarter-mile stretch of Highway 1, reports the AP. Kirk Gafill, president of the Big Sur Chamber ...More..

Texas Legislature ends session, may be back soon
by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Texas Legislature ends session, may be back soon

Gov. Dan Patrick called on Friday for a special session devoted exclusively to passing his anti-transgender law. But there are further unfinished matters. These charges are alone issued by the governor, howev...More..

by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Trump calls first trip abroad 'home run' as challenges await

Pope Francis exchanges gifts with President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump , on the occasion of their private audience, at the Vatican on May 24, 2017. And in Brussels, NATO leaders chafed at Tr...More..

The Artifacts That Speak to President Kennedy's Private Side
by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

The Artifacts That Speak to President Kennedy's Private Side

Kennedy prompted a wave of coverage about his life , so, too, will the marking on Monday, which is Memorial Day, of what would have been his 100th birthday. Museum officials say thousands attended its events...More..

5 killed in Jakarta bombing
by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

5 killed in Jakarta bombing

Reports said the bombers died while five other police officers and five civilians were injured in the assault, which left body parts and glass strewn across the road outside the Kampung Melayu terminal in a w...More..

by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Wenger in the dark as Arsenal verdict looms

Chelsea only managed to get into their usual rhythm in the second half, but that was cut short when Victor Moses received a second booking for simulation in the 68th minute. when we put in fantastic performa...More..

BC Greens-NDP call joint news conference to make 'significant' announcement
by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

BC Greens-NDP call joint news conference to make 'significant' announcement

The Liberals won 43 seats, one shy of a majority in the 87-seat legislature. It would be exceptionally foolish, they argue, for the Green-NDP crew to scare off billions in investment by starting a battle it c...More..

US beats Kiwis on opening day of America's Cup qualifiers
by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

US beats Kiwis on opening day of America's Cup qualifiers

I am excited to think that we may see these types of lead changes for the entire regatta! Meanwhile, for Emirates Team New Zealand , the decision gifted them a fourth win out of five in the qualifying stages...More..

Nicola Sturgeon raises prospect of a SNP-Corbyn 'progressive alliance' in Westminster
by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Nicola Sturgeon raises prospect of a SNP-Corbyn 'progressive alliance' in Westminster

Prime Minister Theresa May and Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn will face a live studio audience and a tough TV interviewer as the general election campaign moves to the airwaves. "So my priority in this e...More..

Saudi Arabia king: Trump's visit a 'turning point'
by | Monday, May 29, 2017

Saudi Arabia king: Trump's visit a 'turning point'

After years of butting heads with Trump's predecessor, Netanyahu celebrated a new American president's arrival as a moment of hope in the stalled peace talks between Israel and Palestinians. "It strengthens the...More..

Rahul Gandhi leaves for Saharanpur despite denial of permission
by | Monday, May 29, 2017

Rahul Gandhi leaves for Saharanpur despite denial of permission

EVEN AS the Congress on Wednesday criticised the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh over multiple instances of attacks on Dalits in Saharanpur , there is disquiet within over what many leaders bel...More..

UK: Manchester attack investigation still at 'full tilt'
by | Monday, May 29, 2017

UK: Manchester attack investigation still at 'full tilt'

Armed police officers and soldiers were deployed at soccer matches, concerts and other big events. More than 20 people were killed in an explosion following a Ariana Grande concert at the Manchester Arena lat...More..

United Kingdom terror threat reduced level from critical to severe
by | Monday, May 29, 2017

United Kingdom terror threat reduced level from critical to severe

A shopkeeper said he hid up to six terrified passengers in the back of his Spar store on Oxford Road while armed police and uniformed officers attended the scene. GMP said officers made the latest arrests as ...More..

Iran ready for talks 'toward peace' with Arab states
by | Monday, May 29, 2017

Iran ready for talks 'toward peace' with Arab states

In his speech, Trump estimated that 95% victims of terrorism are muslims. During President Trump's visit on May 21, Saudi Arabia agreed to buy $110 billion of United States weapons and signed investment deals...More..