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India, Pakistan foreign ministers agree to meet in NY

India, Pakistan foreign ministers agree to meet in NY

India cited the "brutal" killing of three policemen in Jammu and Kashmir as well as the release of postal stamps "glorifying" terrorist Burhan Wani for cancelling the meeting between Swaraj and ...

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Taiwan police arrest Cody Wilson, gun rights activist wanted in U.S.

Taiwan police arrest Cody Wilson, gun rights activist wanted in U.S.

Police in Austin, Texas, had earlier reported that Wilson's last known location was Taipei. Wilson, who is at the center of a United States legal battle over his plan to publish instructions for t...

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No Deal Brexit? May Promises To Protect EU Nationals In UK

No Deal Brexit? May Promises To Protect EU Nationals In UK

The move comes after European Council President Donald Tusk ripped up Mrs May's blueprint for Brexit on Thursday, saying it risked the integrity of the EU single market and the Northern Ireland bo...

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One Year Out From Hurricane Maria, Full Recovery Still Elusive

One Year Out From Hurricane Maria, Full Recovery Still Elusive

Last month, the U.S. Commonwealth's government sharply raised the official estimate of Maria's death toll to nearly 3,000 after an independent study. The White House dispatched administration offici...

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Trump challenges professor over Brett Kavanaugh sex assault claim

Trump challenges professor over Brett Kavanaugh sex assault claim

In addition to security, expected to be provided by Capitol Police, Ford has asked for press coverage of her testimony to be the same as for Kavanaugh. "Judge Kavanaugh has not asked to have the FBI i...

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Flood Shuts Down N.C. Power Plant, Sweeps Waste Into River

Flood Shuts Down N.C. Power Plant, Sweeps Waste Into River

Floodwaters topped the earthen dike at the northern side of Sutton Lake on Friday. "What we don't know at this point is if any coal ash has filtered into the Cape Fear River", said Mike Regan, secre...

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Israel showed Russian Federation proof Syria to blame for downed plane: Israeli military

Israel showed Russian Federation proof Syria to blame for downed plane: Israeli military

Israel sent its air force commander to Moscow on Thursday to share the military's findings on what happened. Netanyahu's delegation pointed out the uptick in Syria's missile attacks since it succeed...

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Rod Rosenstein denies he proposed secretly recording Donald Trump

Rod Rosenstein denies he proposed secretly recording Donald Trump

Based on sources who spoke to or witnessed Rosenstein's behavior, the Times reports that Rosenstein was emotionally uneven during this period. "The New York Times's story is inaccurate and factua...

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Florence portends more massive hurricanes in age of global warming

Florence portends more massive hurricanes in age of global warming

What made the situation worse was Florence's languid, 6 kph pace, and its proximity to the coastline which provided the storm access to an unlimited supply of water vapor from the warm Atlantic Ocea...

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Taiwan Launches Manhunt For Fugitive 3D Guns Maker

Taiwan Launches Manhunt For Fugitive 3D Guns Maker

The two are said to have met last month and traveled to an Austin , Texas , hotel, where they had sex, for which Wilson paid the girl $500. Wilson's driver's license photo matched the image on the...

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Man charged with animal cruelty over emu hit and run rampage

An Australian man has been arrested over a video that allegedly showed him deliberately driving his auto into several emus. (Supplied) The man counted as he mowed the helpless birds down. The 20-year-...

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Several People Slashed, Including 3 Infants, At Day Care In Queens

Several People Slashed, Including 3 Infants, At Day Care In Queens

Two girls and a boy were stabbed, and police report one of the girls is in serious condition. One of the victims is an infant. It isn't clear whether his child was among those stabbed. Police said t...

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European Council president mocks Theresa May's Brexit plan on Instagram

Mrs May addressed EU27 leaders over wiener schnitzel with potatoes and Austrian wine, pitching her Chequers proposal before sit-down meetings begin on Thursday . In practice, to allow for parliamen...

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"Withdraw So-Called Sanctions Or Bear Consequences", China Warns US

China has urged the United States to withdraw punitive sanctions imposed on the Chinese military over its purchase of fighter jets and missiles from Russian Federation or "bear the consequences". "The...

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Macron: Political leaders pushing for Brexit are 'liars'

Mrs May, who also held "frank" face-to-face talks with European Council president Donald Tusk at the informal Salzburg summit, insisted Chequers is the "only serious and credible proposition" for ...

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Vietnam President dead at 61 after prolonged battle with illness

Vietnam President dead at 61 after prolonged battle with illness

He hosted US President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping at an APEC meeting in November past year. He passed away from a "serious illness despite devoted treatment by professors and doct...

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Kavanaugh Accuser Open To Testifying About Sexual Assault Allegations

Kavanaugh Accuser Open To Testifying About Sexual Assault Allegations

The accusations from Christine Blasey Ford, denied vehemently by Kavanaugh, threaten to slow his Senate confirmation vote, with Democrats saying the FBI should investigate the charges, a demand that i...

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Ford wants FBI investigation into Kavanaugh allegation before testifying, attorney says

Ford wants FBI investigation into Kavanaugh allegation before testifying, attorney says

Meanwhile, one of Blasey Ford's high school classmates revealed on Facebook that she remembers hearing about the alleged assault at the time. He has denied the charge. Ford now says that she doe...

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Croydon cat killer identity revealed

Croydon cat killer identity revealed

A veterinary pathologist determined the cause of death was typically blunt force trauma , such as collisions with cars, and that the mutilations had occurred after death. Reports of mutilated cats, o...

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Time running out for Kavanaugh accuser to talk, say Republicans

Time running out for Kavanaugh accuser to talk, say Republicans

President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nomination Brett Kavanaugh found himself at the focus of an increasing scandal this week as sexual allegations from his high school days have hit the headlin...

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Former Malaysian PM Najib Razak faces dozens more corruption charges

Former Malaysian PM Najib Razak faces dozens more corruption charges

The case is next set for court mention on Nov 16. As NPR reported in July, "Even though Najib has denied wrongdoing, the scandal played a role in unseating him as prime minister in May's shock elect...

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7 people, including children, shot at in NY

7 people, including children, shot at in NY

The casulties were confirmed by a local police chief. Police did not disclose how many people were shot or the extent of their wounds. "Officers at the scene requested additional ambulances and of...

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Grandma kills 12-foot gator after it ate her miniature horse

Grandma kills 12-foot gator after it ate her miniature horse

Three years ago, her miniature horse disappeared and she was certain an alligator had eaten the animal, which was about the same size as a Labrador retriever. The gator was caught after being hooked...

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Researchers may have found Captain Cook's ship Endeavour

Researchers may have found Captain Cook's ship Endeavour

Capt Cook set sail on Endeavour - a British-built coal ship - in 1768 on a scientific voyage to map the Pacific Ocean. That site is in Newport Harbour in the U.S. Though Cook became a legend , th...

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Magufuli mourns as death toll from Tanzania ferry accident reaches 42

Magufuli mourns as death toll from Tanzania ferry accident reaches 42

The exact number of people on board is hard to determine, with Reuters reporting that the person dispensing tickets was among those who drowned, and that recording data has also been lost. Boats on ...

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GOP pushing forward for Kavanaugh, accuser wants 'fairness'

GOP pushing forward for Kavanaugh, accuser wants 'fairness'

Despite Republican claims that investigations into these matters are the sole responsibility of the Senate, the FBI could open a more extensive investigation. Senate Judiciary Committee ranking memb...

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Marine Le Pen Says She's Defying Order for Psychological Evaluation

Marine Le Pen Says She's Defying Order for Psychological Evaluation

Italy's Interior Minister Matteo Salvini said in a statement: "A court orders a psychiatric assessment for Marine Le Pen ". Le Pen, who has said the case against her is a violation of her freed...

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Trump orders declassification, release of Comey texts

Trump orders declassification, release of Comey texts

He distanced himself from the Trump campaign in September 2016 while under scrutiny. President Trump's order to declassify a slew of documents Monday regarding the FBI's warrant to spy on an America...

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Korean leaders visit sacred volcano amid nuclear talks

Korean leaders visit sacred volcano amid nuclear talks

During the 2000 inter-Korean summit , then-North Korean leader Kim Jong-il had also promised then-South Korean President Kim Dae-jung that he would visit South Korea. It is an important caveat - Moon...

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Anita Hill Says Allegations Require 'Fair and Neutral' Investigations

Anita Hill Says Allegations Require 'Fair and Neutral' Investigations

In 2018, a year in which the midterm elections were already attracting a record number of women candidates, the prospect of another Supreme Court showdown over sexual misconduct seems eerily remin...

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Multiple victims in Maryland shooting: Sheriff

Multiple victims in Maryland shooting: Sheriff

Harford County Sheriff Jeff Gahler named the shooting suspect as 26-year-old Snochia Moseley from Baltimore County. Police have confirmed that the shooter has not yet been taken into custody and are...

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GOP Lawmakers Laud Trump's Order to Declassify FISA Docs

GOP Lawmakers Laud Trump's Order to Declassify FISA Docs

Meanwhile, a source familiar with the process told CNN the declassification won't happen Monday. The president also did not order the declassification of a subsequent part of the document that det...

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[Breaking] N. Korea's Kim sends expensive yet touchy gift to Moon

Moon flew separately to the region before joining Kim and taking a cable auto together to Heaven Lake, a caldera at the top of the mountain, and walked around the area along with other officials from ...

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‘Inconclusive’ post mortems on Egypt hotel holiday couple

‘Inconclusive’ post mortems on Egypt hotel holiday couple

A Home Office pathologist began examining the bodies on Thursday. The "inconclusive" post-mortems carried out in the United Kingdom will be followed up by further tests, according to the family's so...

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Horrifying Footage Shows Man Deliberately Running Over A Group Of Emus

Horrifying Footage Shows Man Deliberately Running Over A Group Of Emus

One person wrote: "I am sharing this in the hope that someone identifies this grub and turns him in!" An unidentified driver was seen plowing into emus in a video recently posted to Facebook . An ...

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