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Pence, Perry visit Texas to see Harvey damage, meet with victims

Secretary of Labor Alexander Acosta, Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao, Secretary of Energy Rick Perry, Secretary of Veterans Affairs David Shulkin and ac...


Trump Threatens NAFTA Withdrawal

In my opinion, Mexico has been very hard - as they should be, why wouldn't they be? As trade talks begin anew in Mexico City on September 1-5, we hope the Tru...


Rohingya, including children, drown fleeing Myanmar

The violence flared up last Friday when Rohingya militants staged more than 30 attacks, including on police stations in the western state of Rakhine. The Myan...


More names are being added for the trilingual film Saaho

The film boasts of an ensemble cast who are popular in vernacular films. The makers took a lot of time to finalise on the lead female actor. She is committed to...


Britain's May attends top security meeting in Japan

Presidential Spokesman Park Soo-hyun said the two sides highly evaluated their unprecedented level of collaboration in the face of North Korea's provocation. Ma...


Most who disapprove of Trump like nothing about his presidency

This is probably a good sign: too often, when lawmakers talk about tax reform , they focus only on the benefits of lower tax rates. But Mr Trump provided o...


Trump to Scrap Obama-Era Dreamers Program 'as Early as Tomorrow'

An announcement could come as soon as Friday, just days before a deadline imposed by 10 states that threatened to sue the US government if it did not stop pro...


Pentagon reveals true number of United States forces in Afghanistan for 1st time

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis ordered a review of how troops are counted earlier this year. 30 percent of Democrats approve of Trump's plan to send more troops...


Shivering tot found clinging to drowned mom in Texas floods

Wednesday, Morrow said . Authorities said the child was responsive but suffering from hypothermia. Rescuers pulled them into the boat just before they would ...


More Than 1000 Died in South Asia Floods This Summer

The flooding is typical for the June-September monsoon season in the region, but worldwide rescue and aid organizations said the flooding is the worst it's be...


Chemical plant struck by Harvey now apt to explode

The company, however, says their hands are tied during the hurricane. "It's impossible to predict with 100 percent confidence a situation like this", said Ark...


JUST IN: 5 Nigerian Hajj pilgrims die in Saudi Arabia

The king gave instructions to include Mariah Marghani Mohammad in the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques' Guests Programme to provide her with full care, accordi...


Labour's leader in Scotland quits

Jackie Baillie , the party's Economy spokesperson and in the Scottish Parliament since 1999 is also one to watch, as is Jenny Marra , MSP for North East S...


Oklahoma National Guard assisting in Texas

The airmen, who flew out of HIA on August 29 about a C-130 aircraft, will assist with securing and reestablishing any downed satellite or cell phone communicati...


Baadhshaho: Ajay Devgn gets angry at Kapil Sharma

Well, putting rest to all the rumours, reports suggest, Ajay Devgn did not storm out of the sets , but was rather sad due the unfortunate situation. There ar...


Led airstrikes block IS evacuees from reaching eastern Syria

Later Wednesday, the coalition said its warplanes struck a small bridge and cratered a road to hinder the convoy without targeting the evacuees. Iraqi soc...


'Kim Jong-un's third child born this year'

Kim is the third generation of his family to rule the country. Little is known about the North Korean first family, but Kim said he learned from "non-NIS sour...


Sea Shepherd, anti-whaling 'pirate' group, won't counter Japanese boats this season

Watson claims the Japanese military is now using satellite technology to monitor the organization's ships so Japanese whaling vessels can avoid them. And Wats...


Tearful Houston police chief confirms officer's death in Harvey flooding

Officials have said more than 17,000 people have sought refuge in shelters and hundreds of thousands will likely seek some form of disaster assistance. Perez wa...


Barnier calls on the United Kingdom to move from "constructive ambiguity" to clarity

This round of negotiations will focus on thrashing out the technical detail on important matters related to us leaving the European Union, and will act as a ste...


Rohingya Refugees Storm Bangladeshi Border as Pushback Fails

Last week, Rohingya militants attacked police and border outposts, and security forces responded. Militants say they are fighting to protect the persecuted ro...


Federal judge dismisses Palin's libel claim again the Times

District Judge Jed Rakoff wrote in his opinion. Under First Amendment law, mere mistakes alone don't constitute defamation of a public figure-there needs ...


United Nations chief to meet Israeli and Palestinian leaders in three-day trip

Netanyahu said the United Nations has failed to report any of the "tens of thousands of weapon smugglings into Lebanon for Hezbollah ". Speaking alongside ...


Animal Humane Society Sending Rescue Team To Texas

We've also stayed in close contact with our Emergency Placement Partners, who are also ready to help should the need arise. About 200 cats and 100 dogs are se...


Joel Osteen Denies Keeping His Houston Megachurch Closed To Hurricane Harvey Refugees

Osteen's literal belief of the biblical text has caused many to speak out against the Houston-based pastor, which continued further on Twitter for not helping ...


US Navy Recovers Remains of All 10 Sailors From USS McCain Collision

Electronics technician first class Charles Nathan Findley , 31, of Missouri and interior communications electrician third class Logan Stephen Palmer , 23, of ...


Cruz Defends Vote Against Sandy Aid: 'Political, Unnecessary Pork Spending'

U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer, speaking Tuesday in Long Beach on extending flood insurance, said Hurricane Harvey was an all-too-familiar reminder of the flood ...


I Stand By My Pardon of Sheriff Joe

Trump said during a joint news conference with President Sauli Niinisto of Finland in the East Room of the White House. That came to a head on Friday, when Tr...


Addicks and Barker Water Levels Continue to Rise, Despite Corps Water Release

Water levels in both reservoirs had "increased dramatically" late Sunday night, rising more than half a foot per hour, leaving engineers with two choices: To ...


Trump threatens shutdown of federal government over US-Mexico border wall funding

It then has precious time to pass a spending resolution to keep government agencies running beyond September 30. Trump also warned that he might terminate ...


Transgender Service Members are Suing Over Trump Military Ban

The case has been brought on behalf of several transgender personnel by Lambda Legal , a long established group campaigning on behalf of the LGBT community a...


India, China end Doklam standoff

It began when Indian troops obstructed China from building a road at Doklam, a Himalayan plateau disputed between China and Bhutan. A statement has also been ...


Pure Industrial Real Estate Trust (PDTRF) Sees Nice Weekly Performance

Note the stock price at publication ($6.19), since the technical rating is based on intraday stock prices. DA Davidson initiated the shares of IRET in report on...


Fargo Woman's Story On Baby Changed

Jason Nelson of the Fargo Police Department. Police executing a search warrant for the home of Crews and Hoehn found a 2-day-old baby girl at that resid...


Illinois House Approves School Funding Bill on 2nd Try

The passage follows a failed attempt earlier in the evening, with the compromise bill only receiving 46 votes, a whopping 25 votes shy of the 71 needed. Lawmake...