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Venezuelan protest violence flares, violinist injured

Venezuelan protest violence flares, violinist injured

Venezuela's opposition party is calling for a 48-hour general strike in Caracas Wednesday and Thursday, in a continuation of protests over President Nicolas Maduro's plan to elect a new assembly nex...

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Minneapolis police chief quits over death of Australian woman

Minneapolis police chief quits over death of Australian woman

Responding officer Matthew Harrity had been startled by a loud noise just before Ms Damond approached the police auto he was driving, prompting his partner Mohamed Noor to fire the fatal shot, aut...

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Liverpool complete £10m signing of defender Andy Robertson from Hull City

Liverpool complete £10m signing of defender Andy Robertson from Hull City

The move sees midfielder Kevin Stewart head in the opposite direction, with the Tigers announcing his arrival on a three-year-deal. Alberto Moreno had endured a torrid second half in the Eur...

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Weather Authority: Humid, PM storms possible

Weather Authority: Humid, PM storms possible

These will enter from the west and continue to move east through the evening and tonight . So, with high heat & humidity... Heat index values will be around 105° for the warmest. Sunday, some lingeri...

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8 found dead in sweltering tractor-trailer outside a San Antonio Walmart

8 found dead in sweltering tractor-trailer outside a San Antonio Walmart

San Antonio Fire Chief Charles Hood told reporters that there were 38 people in the back of the tractor trailer , including two as young as 15 years old, and described the passengers as "very hot ...

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Kushner adds 77 undisclosed assets worth $10.6M to report

Kushner adds 77 undisclosed assets worth $10.6M to report

The holding company now also includes a $5 million to $25 million stake that Kushner has in Cadre, an online real estate investment platform he co-founded with his brother, Joshua. Bush. Ivanka Tru...

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Congress MLA M Vincent arrested for suspected rape, stalking in Thiruvananthapuram

Congress MLA M Vincent arrested for suspected rape, stalking in Thiruvananthapuram

The city magistrate had recorded the victim's statement, sources said. Neyyattinkara DySP B Harikumar taking Kovalam MLA M Vincent (left) to Neyyattinkara General hospital for medical examinatio...

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Polish senators approve legal changes amid protests

Polish senators approve legal changes amid protests

Polish senators were expected to pass a bill last night allowing parliament to appoint supreme court judges, setting the stage for a confrontation with the European Union that could lead to the withdr...

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Aaron Judge hits a homer so far it breaks Statcast

Aaron Judge hits a homer so far it breaks Statcast

With the Yankees leading by run in the fifth inning, Judge added to his Major League lead by hitting a three-run homer to left that landed in the third-to-last row of the left field upper deck. The As...

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Evacuation order lifted for California Gold Rush-era town

Evacuation order lifted for California Gold Rush-era town

Yosemite National Park is still open, spokesman Scott Gediman said on Wednesday, but the fire closed one of several roads into the park. The evacuation order for Mariposa has been lifted but rema...

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Take a peek at Navy's new $13 billion aircraft carrier

Take a peek at Navy's new $13 billion aircraft carrier

Members of the crowd stood before a larger monitor, watching as President Donald Trump and other government officials participated in the commissioning of the USS Gerald R. Ford Saturday, official...

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Qatar is backing Al Qaeda, says UAE

Qatar is backing Al Qaeda, says UAE

On Thursday, he issued a decree revising the country's counterterrorism laws - a move UAE Minister of State for Foreign Relations Anwar al-Gargash called a "positive step" in a Twitter post. militar...

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Pakistan Violates Ceasefire in Jammu & Kashmir's Naugam Sector, India Retaliates

Pakistan Violates Ceasefire in Jammu & Kashmir's Naugam Sector, India Retaliates

A soldier was martyred after Pakistan army resorted to unprovoked firing along the Line of Control (LoC) in Sunderbani sector of Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district. An Army jawan was killed in...

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Newspaper Front Pages Around the Country React to OJ Simpson's Parole

Newspaper Front Pages Around the Country React to OJ Simpson's Parole

Bruce Fromong says he and Simpson have been friends for nearly 27 years and that Simpson is not a threat. He also repeatedly apologized for his role in the crime. "None of this would have happened...

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Pet parrot potential star witness in murder trial

Pet parrot potential star witness in murder trial

After Glenna shot her husband, she attempted to commit suicide but survived. The attempt was unsuccessful, and Duram was found guilty after about eight hours of deliberating by the jury, Fox17 rep...

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China, US discuss one-year economic plan during dialogue

China, US discuss one-year economic plan during dialogue

Chinese Vice Premier Wang Yang on Wednesday called for cooperation between China and the US instead of confrontation to address their differences. The two sides did not issue a joint statement or ac...

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Treasury Department Fines Exxon Mobil for Russia Sanctions Violations

Treasury Department Fines Exxon Mobil for Russia Sanctions Violations

President Barack Obama signed an executive order in March 2014 targeting those involved in an escalating conflict along the Russia-Ukraine border, including Russia's annexation of Crimea. So while...

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U.S. lifts electronics ban on flights from 10 Middle Eastern, African countries

U.S. lifts electronics ban on flights from 10 Middle Eastern, African countries

The Transportation Security Administration said the U.S. government had lifted the restrictions at Saudia's main hub in Jeddah at King Abdulaziz International Airport . DHS Spokesman David Lapan twe...

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US expresses concern over India-China standoff

US expresses concern over India-China standoff

Earlier she had called an all-party meeting to apprise the opposition parties of the month-long chain of events and the steps initiated by the Narendra Modi Government. "If China wants to discuss th...

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Euro holds below 14-month highs before European Central Bank decision

Euro holds below 14-month highs before European Central Bank decision

It's Thursday, so weekly initial jobless claims data are due at 8:30 a.m., with expectations for a slight decrease from last week's total to 245,000. Confidence games are all around the news today f...

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Germany summons Turkish envoy over human rights activist

Germany summons Turkish envoy over human rights activist

Earlier in the day, Turkey's Foreign Ministry criticized recent statements by German government spokesperson regarding the arrests , saying that interference in Turkish judiciary is unacceptable. T...

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England reach final of Women's Cricket World Cup

England reach final of Women's Cricket World Cup

Wolvaardt and du Preez made steady but slow progress for the third-wicket partnership, putting on 77 before England captain Heather Knight bowled Wolvaardt off her second delivery of the match. Wh...

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Annual inflation comes in below expectations as quarterly rate drops to zero

Annual inflation comes in below expectations as quarterly rate drops to zero

Experts predict the unexpected fall in the consumer prices index could lead the Bank of England to shelve an expected increase to interest rates, which would have knock-on consequences for investors...

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Hungarian PM calls on European Union to restore 'common sense' in Israel policy

Hungarian PM calls on European Union to restore 'common sense' in Israel policy

Israeli premier Benjamin Netanyahu and Hungary's Viktor Orban both said relations should be reassessed as Israel was being criticized in Brussels while playing a stabilizing role in the Middle Eas...

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LoC skirmishes intensify: Two army soldiers killed in Pak firing

LoC skirmishes intensify: Two army soldiers killed in Pak firing

The Indian jawans strongly retaliated to the firing, an Army spokesperson said. Two Indian soldiers were killed on Tuesday as the Pakistan Army resorted to heavy shelling and firing along several ar...

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