UK Black Lives Matter protesters block Heathrow airport road

Black Lives Matter activist DeRay Mckesson sued the city of Baton Rouge and police officials Thursday, saying officers responded in a "militarized and aggressive manner" in arresting him and other people protesting a. The killing sparked Britain's... More..

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South Africa's ANC appears poised to lose its grip on power

Support for the African National Congress ( ANC ) has waned particularly among urban residents whose lives have not improved much since it toppled oppressive white rule in 1994 and who accuse President Jacob ...More..

Mayor accused of secretly recording underage strip poker
by | Saturday, August 06, 2016

Mayor accused of secretly recording underage strip poker

Audio continued to be recorded. A California Republican mayor known for playing up his relationship with God is being accused of providing alcohol to and playing strip poker with a group of youth-including ...More..

Tim Kaine gets a warm homecoming in Richmond
by | Saturday, August 06, 2016

Tim Kaine gets a warm homecoming in Richmond

EDT. Clinton has chosen Kaine to be her running mate. In choosing the soft-spoken Kaine, a former Richmond mayor and Virginia governor with a long establishment resume, Clinton opted for a steady and experien...More..

by | Friday, August 05, 2016

American Stabbed to Death By Man 'of Somali Origin' in London Attack

A 19-year-old Norwegian citizen of Somali origin was arrested on suspicion of being the murderer. The force's Assistant Commissioner Mark Rowley said that "as a precautionary measure.an increased presence o...More..

by | Friday, August 05, 2016

Trump Taj Mahal Casino to Close After Weeks of Union Strikes

The Trump Taj Mahal will close after Labor Day weekend, the owner of the Atlantic City, N.J., casino-resort announced August 3. We have said from the outset that the Taj would never be profitable unless it pa...More..

by | Friday, August 05, 2016

Islamic State group announces new Boko Haram leader

The group's newspaper al-Nadaa identifies Abu Musab al-Barnawi as the new " Wali " of its West Africa Province _ a title previously used to describe long-time leader Abubakar Shekau. Shekau became the group...More..

by | Friday, August 05, 2016

No letup in Syria's Aleppo as UN urges humanitarian pause

Your current subscription does not provide access to this content. Thank you for reading and relying on TulsaWorld.com for your news and information. It said the shells were launched by rebels. Syrian force...More..

Trump says won't endorse Ryan in the run-up to Wisconsin primary
by | Friday, August 05, 2016

Trump says won't endorse Ryan in the run-up to Wisconsin primary

Trump's operation has been beset by internal discord, including growing concern about general election preparedness and a lack of support from Republican leaders, according to two people familiar with the org...More..

by | Friday, August 05, 2016

Khizr Khan: John McCain was my son's 'hero'

Khan criticized him at the Democratic convention, and focus instead on the economy and the national security record of his Democratic opponent", reported the Times . Vaughn said she and other families in ...More..

by | Friday, August 05, 2016

Indiana GOP panel backs Gov. Pence's preferred successor

That's when Holcomb accepted Pence's invitation and by doing so aligned himself with the unpopular positions that are big targets for Gregg and the Democratic Party. Holcomb later served as state Republican Par...More..

New Massachusetts law requires equal pay for comparable work
by | Friday, August 05, 2016

New Massachusetts law requires equal pay for comparable work

Clinton has made closing the gender wage gap a key part of her campaign pitch to voters. "Every worker in the state of Massachusetts-regardless of their gender-deserves to be paid fairly for their work", said...More..

Penalties possible for campers in massive Big Sur blaze
by | Friday, August 05, 2016

Penalties possible for campers in massive Big Sur blaze

A wildfire that scorched some 43,000 acres, and destroyed dozens of homes near California's famed Big Sur coast was sparked by an illegal, unattended camp fire in a State Park, authorities said Tuesday. Officia...More..

Shoppers will find sales with tax exempt purchases during annual tax-free weekend
by | Friday, August 05, 2016

Shoppers will find sales with tax exempt purchases during annual tax-free weekend

Florida's back-to-school sales tax holiday is set to run from 12:01 a.m. Friday, Aug. 5 through 11:59 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 7. "Last year's Sales Tax Holiday was an overwhelming success", said Bacon. The sales ta...More..

by | Friday, August 05, 2016

Phelps U.S flag bearer

Phelps will be the bearer of the USA flag during the Friday night ceremony at Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro , selected in a vote by all members of the American Olympic team. Phelps, who will compete in hi...More..

NASA Predicted Zika Virus Outbreak Would Happen In Miami During July
by | Friday, August 05, 2016

NASA Predicted Zika Virus Outbreak Would Happen In Miami During July

While officials have long predicted mosquitoes in the continental USA would begin spreading Zika this summer, they have also said they expect only isolated clusters of infections. Zika virus is spread through t...More..

by | Friday, August 05, 2016

Pakistan blacks out Rajnaths speech on terror at SAARC summit

He emphasised that nations providing support, encouragement, sanctuary, safe haven or any assistance to terrorism or terrorists must be isolated. Terrorism poses the biggest challenge to peace in the Saarc re...More..

UN to hold emergency meeting on North Korea missile launch
by | Thursday, August 04, 2016

UN to hold emergency meeting on North Korea missile launch

According to the U.S. Strategic Command, North Korea fired two ballistic missiles Wednesday morning local time - one of them landed close to Japan. Japanese PM Shinzo Abe said it was a "grave threat" to his...More..

Trucker arrested in crash that killed 5 in western Nebraska
by | Thursday, August 04, 2016

Trucker arrested in crash that killed 5 in western Nebraska

Mountain time Sunday near Brule. Both the semi and the minivan involved in the initial crash were engulfed in flames. One of the vehicles caught fire, the statement said. At least seven people were hospitaliz...More..

5-year-old dies after being struck by lightning
by | Thursday, August 04, 2016

5-year-old dies after being struck by lightning

The boy and his family were visiting the beach from outside of Philadelphia. As the boy and his father were getting into the vehicle, the boy was struck by lightning, according to Melton. On that day, popular w...More..