Tourist boat, speedboat collision in Greece leaves 3 dead

Among the dead reportedly were a nine-year-old girl and the tour boat's captain, who, according to a Greek tabloid newspaper, tried to avoid the crash by honking his horn. The need to investigate the circumstances that led to the collision of the t... More..

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Isles have interest in Jimmy Vesey
by | Thursday, August 18, 2016

Isles have interest in Jimmy Vesey

The reigning Hobey Baker victor will be meeting with several teams over the next two days, with his agent, Peter Fish, telling the Associated Press that a decision likely won't come before Friday or Saturday....More..

Even Jill Stein is spending more on advertising than Donald Trump
by | Thursday, August 18, 2016

Even Jill Stein is spending more on advertising than Donald Trump

Meanwhile in the Senate race, Sen. Clinton was preferred slightly over Trump on the questions of which candidate was better able to handle the economy, 49 percent to 46 percent, and terrorism, 48 percent ...More..

2 babies born with Zika-related defects in California
by | Thursday, August 18, 2016

2 babies born with Zika-related defects in California

The Zika virus has spread through South America and the USA territories where it's been transmitted primarily through the bite of an infected Aedes species mosquito, called Ae. The governor also announced t...More..

by | Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Turkey PM steps back from calls for death penalty

Police carried out simultaneous raids on 44 businesses including a holding firm in the Uskudar and Umraniye districts on the Asian side of Istanbul, the Anadolu news agency reported. The private Dogan news agen...More..

by | Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Airstrike hits aid group's hospital in northern Yemen

Two more people died while being transported to another local hospital. It blamed the strike on a Saudi-led coalition. The report said that immediate attention must be focussed on restoring import financing...More..

Russian Federation stages Syria strikes from Iran in rare show of military co-operation
by | Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Russian Federation stages Syria strikes from Iran in rare show of military co-operation

The ministry said Tuesday's strikes had targeted the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL, also known as ISIS) and fighters affiliated with the group previously known as the al-Nusra Front in the Aleppo ...More..

by | Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Betts belts out another three-homer day, Orioles stun Giants

Betts achieved his first three-homer game on May 31 at Baltimore. But Betts hadn't spent all that time in the batting cage before the game trying to regain his swing only to mess it up again by intentionally ...More..

Mecklenburg County board elects to cut early voting hours
by | Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Mecklenburg County board elects to cut early voting hours

Paxton, along with Governor Greg Abbott and other Texas Republicans, have been staunch supporters of the voter ID law, which they argue is a necessary protection against voter fraud. "They constitute inapt reme...More..

by | Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Power outage at JFK disrupts same terminal in gunfire scare

The reports, which led to some frightening moments for fliers Sunday night, were later determined to be unfounded and the airport was given the all-clear. According to FlightAware, an internet tracking service,...More..

Rio medalist, '09 US Open champ del Potro has USTA wild card
by | Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Rio medalist, '09 US Open champ del Potro has USTA wild card

Del Potro stood on the bottom step of the podium in 2012, while Murray soaked up the acclaim of Centre Court, but the Argentinian has spent half of the intervening four years trying to recover from a wrist pr...More..

Rio 2016: Five of Thursday's biggest events to watch at the Olympics
by | Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Rio 2016: Five of Thursday's biggest events to watch at the Olympics

With more than a dozen finals to go, and the chance to win multiple medals in those races, yet another American swimming record is in sight. "I'm not thinking about what I'm going to do other than how I'm try...More..

by | Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Biden to visit Turkey following coup attempt

Turkey says Biden to visit on August 24 was posted in World of TheNews International - https://www.thenews.com.pk on August 13, 2016 and was last updated on August 13, 2016. Such perceptions have angered sen...More..

FBI to send Clinton investigative report to Congress
by | Wednesday, August 17, 2016

FBI to send Clinton investigative report to Congress

Justice Department spokeswoman Melanie Newman declined to comment Tuesday on either the delivery of the FBI documents or the GOP request for another investigation of Clinton. Republican presidential nominee Don...More..

by | Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Turkish police raid 44 companies in probe into failed coup

More than 35,000 people have been detained, of whom 17,000 have been placed under formal arrest, and tens of thousands more suspended since the July 15 putsch, which authorities blame on USA -based Muslim cleri...More..

Russian Federation uses Iranian air base to conduct strikes in Syria
by | Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Russian Federation uses Iranian air base to conduct strikes in Syria

Having aircraft used to conduct attacks in Syria take off from Iran is less expensive and safer, Russian Admiral Vladimir Komoedov said on Tuesday. One military official said the Russians flew four Tu-22 Back...More..

by | Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Funeral set for woman slain while running in MA

She was most recently working for Google in New York City. "She was living the dream in a superlative way to be all love in the heart of the world". This undated driver license photo released by the Worcester...More..

by | Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Republican letter urges party to cut Trump's funding

It lists a series of recent Trump missteps - from rhetorically attacking the Muslim family of a U.S. Army captain killed while serving in Iraq to "Deliberately and repeatedly lying about scores of issues, l...More..

by | Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Trump looking to institute political tests for immigrants

Trump's vision will be grounded in "foreign policy realism", senior adviser Stephen Miller said Sunday, painting the battle against "radical Islamic terrorism" as being as serious as the Cold War, with Trump ...More..

by | Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Obama declares emergency for flooded Louisiana

Across southern Louisiana, residents scrambled to get to safety as heavy rain in some areas came close to 2 feet over a 48-hour period. While the drenching thunderstorms that led to the flooding have lessened...More..