• In challenge to US, Iran adds funding to missile program
In challenge to US, Iran adds funding to missile program

The parliament's majority voted for the bill, which was a response to the USA new sanctions against the Islamic Republic. The motion was passed during an open parliamentary session on Sunday morning. Washington and European countries that negotiated the Iran nuclear deal have called the missile tests violations of the spirit of the 2015 accord,...

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  • Woman whose house exploded 'only survived because fridge fell on her'
Woman whose house exploded 'only survived because fridge fell on her'

A woman whose house exploded only survived the gas blast because a fridge fell on top of her . Ms Judson added that Ms Shepherd was able to talk in the ambulance as she was being taken to the Royal Victoria Infirmary in Newcastle, where she was treated.

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  • Trump Takes Credit For Nuclear Arsenal Improvments By Obama Administration
Trump Takes Credit For Nuclear Arsenal Improvments By Obama Administration

Later, President Trump tweeted that America's nuclear arsenal is "far stronger and more powerful than ever before". It is now far stronger and more powerful than ever before. "I think that the President, again, as commander-in-chief, I think he felt it necessary to issue a very strong statement directly to North Korea", Tillerson said.

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  • On the trail of Pakistan's ousted Prime Minister
On the trail of Pakistan's ousted Prime Minister

Kulsoom, who has been married to Sharif for 46 years, has largely stayed out of politics. He further added that if any candidate files nomination papers without bringing a letter signed by the party head, they will not be given an election symbol.

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  • Video Shows Car Plunge 7 Stories Off Parking Garage, Narrowly Miss SUV
Video Shows Car Plunge 7 Stories Off Parking Garage, Narrowly Miss SUV

Officers say she hit the wrong pedal on the 7th floor of the garage and broke through cable wiring lining the parking spots. The auto had suffered damage before slamming into the ground after hitting a building across the alley on its way down.

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  • Safe-haven assets gain on escalating US-North Korea geopolitical turmoil
Safe-haven assets gain on escalating US-North Korea geopolitical turmoil

Pacific territory. The special meeting comes after the North's Korean People's Army again warned of a missile exercise that will include launching four ballistic missiles fired at the sea around the US -controlled island of Guam in the Pacific.

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  • Trump Says He Intends To Declare Opioid Crisis National Emergency
Trump Says He Intends To Declare Opioid Crisis National Emergency

The move comes after President Trump and HHS Secretary Tom Price, MD, declined to declare a national emergency during a Tuesday press briefing on the epidemic. Mr. Trump has repeatedly promised that the federal government will confront the spreading crisis of opioid overdoses . Kentucky, Ohio, and West Virginia have some of the nation's hi...

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  • Russian Military Jet Flies Over New Jersey
Russian Military Jet Flies Over New Jersey

In the past, Russian Federation has been accused of unfairly restricting some of its territory from view, in particular, over Chechnya or within 10 kilometers of its border with Georgia, according to the Arms Control Center. Air Force personnel who serve as escorts. Per instructions in the Open Skies Treaty, the aircraft flown on the missions u...

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  • Police officer wounded in New York City responding to call
Police officer wounded in New York City responding to call

Two other shots hit his bulletproof vest. "The officer did not return fire", said NYPD Commissioner James O'Neill. The officer was taken to an area hospital and was in stable condition, the police said. The gunman has only been identified as a 29-year-old man. Officers arrived at the home, where they talked with the mother of the suspected gu...

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  • Officer's camera captured suspect opening fire at him
Officer's camera captured suspect opening fire at him

Eventually Officer Smith pulls his Taser and threatens to use it on Orr if he does not comply. The video was released yesterday and helped convict Ore of attempted murder. The officer's mom, also a police officer, has established a GoFundMe page for her son as he recovers from his injuries. For about eight minutes until emergency responders arr...

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  • IOM: Smugglers 'deliberately drowned' migrants near Yemen
IOM: Smugglers 'deliberately drowned' migrants near Yemen

We see it on other routes as well. The suffering of the migrants on this route is enormous. A human smuggler forced more than 120 Somali and Ethiopian migrants into the sea as their boat approached the Yemeni coast, killing at least 29 people, the United Nations' migration agency said Wednesday.

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  • Contaminated eggs scandal grows as United Kingdom supermarkets withdraw products
Contaminated eggs scandal grows as United Kingdom supermarkets withdraw products

And investigations to date indicated that any affected products are no longer on the British shelves. A majority of the affected products are processed foods in which egg is one of the ingredients, such as in sandwich fillings or other chilled foods.

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  • USA expels Cuban diplomats after American personnel in Cuba report 'physical symptoms'
USA expels Cuban diplomats after American personnel in Cuba report 'physical symptoms'

The White House policy reversal was backed by right-wing Republican politicians like Florida Senator Marco Rubio and Representative Mario Diaz-Balart, along with other members of a shrinking Cuban exile community in South Florida that remains bent on overthrowing Cuba's socialist government.

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  • The ANC will never be defeated - Jacob Zuma
The ANC will never be defeated - Jacob Zuma

Doris Dlakude, deputy chief whip of the ANC in the national assembly , had urged her members to support Zuma saying, "This debate is about our integrity as the governing party". The ANC had its worst showing a year ago in municipal elections as Zuma faced allegations of corruption. President Jacob Zuma has survived another vote of no confid...

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  • Girls Charged After Video Shows Them Putting Baby In Refrigerator
Girls Charged After Video Shows Them Putting Baby In Refrigerator

They are charged with child endangerment and assault and battery by means of a risky weapon. The two girls, whose ages have not been released, were arraigned in Essex Juvenile Court in Salem, O'Connell said. "I'm traumatized from that. My niece is a good-hearted girl who wouldn't hurt a fly", she told WBZ-TV. "I don't want anyone near my child ...

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  • Sharad Yadav's divorce with Nitish imminent. Marriage with Lalu on cards?
Sharad Yadav's divorce with Nitish imminent. Marriage with Lalu on cards?

A Socialist from Jabalpur (in Madhya Pradesh), who won a bypoll in 1974 after completing his engineering, Sharad had to depend on leaders like Lalu Prasad and Nitish Kumar to enter the Parliament in the post-Mandal era. "I was one of those who asked the people to vote for the Grand Alliance". According to sources, Nitish-led Janata Dal (Unite...

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  • Party cadres with Sasikala: Divakaran
Party cadres with Sasikala: Divakaran

According to sources, the two factions of the ruling AIADMK party have given their nods to a possible merger between the two. Calling the resolution terming his appointment as Deputy General Secretary, "against party rules", TTV Dhinakaran said, "Only Sasikala has the authority to stop me from functioning".

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  • Great American Solar Eclipse Could Affect Weather and Power Grid
Great American Solar Eclipse Could Affect Weather and Power Grid

This will be a continuous service from 9 a.m. until 7 p.m. The first 250 cars will receive a free pair of solar eclipse glasses . "This will be a remarkable opportunity for visitors on our campus to learn about this phenomenon and gain the insight of our faculty from the Department of Physics and Astronomy".

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  • North Korea Sets Canadian Pastor Free
North Korea Sets Canadian Pastor Free

Pastor Hyeon Soo Lim is seen speaking in Pyongyang , North Korea on July 30, 2015 in the image made from video. North Korea also accused Hyeon of trying to overthrow the Kim regime using religion and was eventually sentenced to hard labour for life .

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  • Trump vows to win war against opioid drug use
Trump vows to win war against opioid drug use

So if we can keep them from going on and maybe by talking to youth and telling them: "'No good, really bad for you in every way'". At his private New Jersey golf club, Trump attended a meeting with the first lady, presidential counselor Kellyanne Conway, Secretary of Health and Human Services Tom Price , and other officials.

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  • A-bomb anniversary in Nagasaki amid US-North Korea tension
A-bomb anniversary in Nagasaki amid US-North Korea tension

Secretary General Antonio Guterres delivered Wednesday at the memorial ceremony in Nagasaki on the 72nd anniversary of the atomic bombing of the Japanese city. "A strong sense of anxiety is spreading across the globe that in the not too distant future these weapons could actually be used again". A one-minute silence followed by prayers was offere...

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  • Suspect arrested in search for driver who hit French soldiers
Suspect arrested in search for driver who hit French soldiers

Six soldiers were injured when they were struck by a auto early Wednesday, an incident officials are regarding as an act of terrorism . He said a BMW was parked near the soldiers' barracks and appeared to be waiting for them to come out.

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  • Sarah Harding has been 'down and out' on reality series
Sarah Harding has been 'down and out' on reality series

After Chad Johnson gets upset at hearing how unpopular he is with the public, Sarah tells Jordan: "He cares what the people think". As reported by Daily Star , a number of social media users commented on what they called the singer's "new look" after seeing her head into the house, which got us wondering...

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  • Michiana prepares for total solar eclipse
Michiana prepares for total solar eclipse

There are just under two weeks to go until the solar eclipse and you've still got time to practise photographing the full moon at night. There is nothing more depressing than going to a supposedly nice viewing location along the path of totality only for nature to flush all preparations down the drain.

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  • Trump lauds efforts over N. Korea crisis
Trump lauds efforts over N. Korea crisis

They will be met with fire and fury like the world has never seen. North Korea may have successfully produced a miniaturized nuclear warhead that can fit inside its missiles, passing a key threshold in becoming a full-fledged nuclear power, according to a Japanese defense paper and a US media report.

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  • Iranian Drone Interferes With USS Nimitz Flight Operations
Iranian Drone Interferes With USS Nimitz Flight Operations

Central Command said in a release the F/A-18E Super Hornet, which is part of Strike Fighter Squadron 147, was operating in worldwide airspace. The "QOM-1" drone came within 100 feet below the aircraft and 200 feet to the side of the aircraft.

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  • Gujarat RS results central to Congress future
Gujarat RS results central to Congress future

Therefore, the high profile election to the Upper House from Gujarat has become a matter of prestige for both the Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party, which has ensured that Patel's passage to the Rajya Sabha would either be effectively blocked or at least would not be, under any circumstances, smooth.

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  • Korea, extremist threat focus of Asean meetings
Korea, extremist threat focus of Asean meetings

As the chairman of Asean , the Philippines in the next few days will host meetings of foreign ministers from 27 countries that include Australia, China , India, Japan , Russia , North and South Korea and the United States, at which Pyongyang's missile tests are expected to take centre stage.

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  • Chinese media outlines limits of North Korea sanctions
Chinese media outlines limits of North Korea sanctions

Speaking to reporters at a security forum in the Philippine capital, Mr Tillerson said Washington would only consider talks if Pyongyang halted its ballistic missile programme - something the North has insisted it has no intention of doing.

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  • Probe blames 'excessive corrosion' for fatal accident at Ohio State Fair
Probe blames 'excessive corrosion' for fatal accident at Ohio State Fair

Investigators visited the accident site, reviewed video footage of the July 26 incident, and conducted a metallurgical inspection of the attraction, KMG said. His family expects to sue the fair for wrongful death over the incident, CBS News reported . The fair's last day was Sunday. Similar rides at Dorney Park and Hersheypark had already reope...

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