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Russians charged in poisoning say they visited United Kingdom as tourists

Russians charged in poisoning say they visited United Kingdom as tourists

The two Russian men charged in Britain with poisoning a former Russian spy with a deadly nerve agent appeared on Russian television on Thursday, saying they visited the suspected crime scene as touris...

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20,000 pallets of water bottles found unused on Puerto Rico runway

20,000 pallets of water bottles found unused on Puerto Rico runway

The mayor of San Juan, Carmen Yulín Cruz , appears far from incompetent, but in October of past year, a poll found just 32 percent of Americans thought Trump did a good job responding to the crisis...

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Hunger reached 'alarming' ten-year high in 2017

Hunger reached 'alarming' ten-year high in 2017

A new report on the State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World released on Tuesday showed that world hunger rose in 2017 for the third consecutive year, fuelled by conflict and climate cha...

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House Republicans propose more tax cuts as elections near

House Republicans propose more tax cuts as elections near

This is a significant development inside the Trump administration, considering the fact that the POTUS used to scoff at midterm consequences for his presidency. Even if the initiative fails to pass, i...

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European Parliament votes to trigger Article 7 sanctions procedure against Hungary

European Parliament votes to trigger Article 7 sanctions procedure against Hungary

Orban has for years deflected much of the worldwide condemnation of Hungary's electoral system, media freedoms, independence of the judiciary, mistreatment of asylum-seekers and refugees and limits on...

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Storm response in Puerto Rico 'incredibly successful,' blames mayor for Hurricane Maria

The ladies questioned whether Trump even cares about the body count in Puerto Rico, and whether - as Whoopi Goldberg put it - "he's living in a whole other realm of reality". The co-host - whose fam...

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Death toll from Afghanistan blast rises to 68

Death toll from Afghanistan blast rises to 68

The details of the complaint against the police chief were not immediately clear. The deadly suicide attack came hours after multiple bombings targeted schools in Nangarhar's capital, Jalalabad . N...

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Putin says two Skripal poisoning suspects are 'civilians'

Putin says two Skripal poisoning suspects are 'civilians'

Meanwhile, the Russian Federation 24 state television channel played what it said was a call with suspect Mr. Petrov, who said he had "so far no comment, maybe later, next week, I think". Kremlin spok...

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Putin says Salisbury suspects are civilians, not criminals

Putin says Salisbury suspects are civilians, not criminals

British Prime Minister Theresa May said the attack was carried out by officers of the GRU and nearly certainly approved "at a senior level of the Russian state". Reacting to Mr Putin's assertion that ...

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Russian Federation holds biggest military drills since Soviet era

Russian Federation holds biggest military drills since Soviet era

Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said Russia's military forces in the country's east were on high alert ahead of a five-day "snap inspection" of troops to pave the way for the massive exercised call...

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Trump to mandate sanctions against foreign governments that interfere in U.S. elections

Trump to mandate sanctions against foreign governments that interfere in U.S. elections

The order will require Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats to conduct regular assessments about potential foreign interference in elections. The sanctions authority would be the latest effor...

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Cardinal Wuerl to discuss his possible resignation with Pope Francis

Cardinal Wuerl to discuss his possible resignation with Pope Francis

He said that "sooner rather than later" he would need to make a decision about his possible resignation. A Vatican spokesman says the meeting at the Apostolic Palace on Thursday will include Cardi...

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FEMA: Water For Hurricane Maria Relief Still At Puerto Rico Airport

FEMA: Water For Hurricane Maria Relief Still At Puerto Rico Airport

President Trump on Wednesday leveled a fresh attack on San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz as he continued to defend his administration's response to the hurricane that hit Puerto Rico a year ago an...

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Trump Drops Legal Threat Against Stormy, Won't Risk Being Questioned

Trump Drops Legal Threat Against Stormy, Won't Risk Being Questioned

On Saturday, Trump's attorney Charles Harder said in a separate court filing that the president would not seek to enforce the agreement, and would not contest Daniels's "assertion that the Settlemen...

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Turkey renews call for ceasefire in Idlib

Turkey renews call for ceasefire in Idlib

His comments echoed recent remarks by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan . In response, US President Donald Trump is considering military intervention which could involve targeting Russian or I...

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Typhoon 'Mangkhut' to enter PH Wednesday noon

Typhoon 'Mangkhut' to enter PH Wednesday noon

The Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said Northern Luzon and Central Luzon should brace for strong winds and heavy rains as typhoon "Mangkhut" is ...

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Trump responds to Strzok, Page texts on 'media leak strategy'

Trump responds to Strzok, Page texts on 'media leak strategy'

Trump expected to soon declassify Carter Page, Bruce Ohr documents: report Mystery builds over anonymous Trump official's identity MORE (R-N.C.) to Deputy Attorney General Rod RosensteinRod Jay R...

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European Union lawmakers say yes to disciplinary action against Hungary

Some members of the European People's Party bloc - which Hungarian PM Viktor Orban's Fidesz movement belongs to - voted against their ally in Budapest. Delivering more than the two-thirds majority req...

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'UNDERAPPRECIATED GREAT JOB': Trump on Puerto Rico storm response

'UNDERAPPRECIATED GREAT JOB': Trump on Puerto Rico storm response

The president praised the response to the series of storms that battered the United States previous year, saying, "I think Puerto Rico was an incredible, unsung success ". "We are ready. We are rea...

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000 flee in Syria as UN fears century's 'worst' crisis

The conflict would likely create a humanitarian crisis on a scale not yet seen in the seven-year-long conflict, with hundreds of thousands, if not millions, of refugees caught between regime forces ...

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Social Democrats lose Arctic stronghold over healthcare in Sweden's regional elections

Social Democrats lose Arctic stronghold over healthcare in Sweden's regional elections

A senior German official is describing the Sweden's election, in which the governing party lost ground and a far-right party made gains, as a "turning point" for Sweden and Europe. A turbulent Swedish...

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Skripal poisoning: Russian Federation identifies suspects, says they are civilians

Skripal poisoning: Russian Federation identifies suspects, says they are civilians

The two suspects named by the United Kingdom as being behind the Novichok poisonings have been found in Russian Federation. 'I hope they will turn up themselves and tell everything. They are accused...

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Trump boasts of response to deadly Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico

Trump on Tuesday praised his administration's response to Puerto Rico, calling it an "incredible, unsung success". "That is the complete opposite of 'success'". "Texas we've been given A-pluses for"....

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President Trump 'cancels' November trip to Ireland

The giant "baby Trump balloon" flown during the US President's trip to the US was set to take to the skies in Ireland during his visit. Trump met with Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar at the Whi...

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US auto tariffs would be 'devastating' for both sides: Canada's Trudeau

US auto tariffs would be 'devastating' for both sides: Canada's Trudeau

Congress by month's end and would see Canada join a preliminary trade deal the Trump administration reached last month with Mexico. "I think it's something that we obviously have to be aware the pre...

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Raped nun likely to seek action against PC George for slander

Raped nun likely to seek action against PC George for slander

The court also sought to know the steps taken by the government to ensure the safety and security of the nun allegedly victimised by the Jalandhar Diocese Bishop Franco Mulakkal and her fellow nuns ...

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U.S. marking 17th anniversary of 9/11 attacks

U.S. marking 17th anniversary of 9/11 attacks

Addressing the crowd, Trump said: 'We are gathered to honor the memory of almost 3000 souls who were murdered on this day almost 17 years ago. He said the memorial in Shanksville sends a powerfu...

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Russian Federation starts biggest war games since USSR

Russian Federation starts biggest war games since USSR

Russian Federation has begun massive military exercises across its central and eastern regions, starting weeklong war games the Defense Ministry says will involve some 300,000 personnel - twice as man...

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Elizabeth Smart kidnapper Wanda Barzee to be released from prison

Elizabeth Smart kidnapper Wanda Barzee to be released from prison

Fox13, however, reports her release will come five years before it was expected she would be eligible for parole, which would have been 2023. The board said at the June hearing that Barzee refused to ...

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Pope to meet US Church leaders after abuse cover-up claim

Pope to meet US Church leaders after abuse cover-up claim

Add Pope Francis as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Pope Francis news, video, and analysis from ABC News. The Vatican is preparing a response to bombshell allegations made by an Ita...

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Death toll rises to 57 in Telangana bus accident

Death toll rises to 57 in Telangana bus accident

The driver is believed to have lost control of the vehicle at a speed breaker. The Jagtial depot bus had 60 passengers and was proceeding from Shanivarapet village to Jagtial via Kondagattu ghat roa...

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South Africa 'close to war zone' with 57 murders a day: minister

South Africa 'close to war zone' with 57 murders a day: minister

South Africa's murder rate rose again a year ago, official statistics showed on Tuesday, with over 20,000 killed across the country, about 57 a day, as police admitted they were struggling to keep co...

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Activists Raise Over $800,000 So Susan Collins Won't Support Kavanaugh

Activists Raise Over $800,000 So Susan Collins Won't Support Kavanaugh

Kavanaugh is a controversial nominee, and progressive groups argue he is likely to overturn the 1973 landmark abortion rights case, Roe v. Wade , or rule on cases that would substantially limit women...

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USA capital under state of emergency, evacuation ordered

USA capital under state of emergency, evacuation ordered

Salna predicts it could rise as high as 15 feet. "However, as it continues to intensify, it's going to create large swells that will propagate into the Bahamas and create much higher than normal sur...

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Russia the main suspect in US diplomats’ illness in Cuba

Russia the main suspect in US diplomats’ illness in Cuba

Evidence from communications intercepts has pointed to Moscow's involvement during the investigation involving the FBI, CIA and other agencies, three unidentified USA officials and two other people br...

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