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North Korea conducts 'successful' H-bomb test

North Korea conducts 'successful' H-bomb test

United States monitors measured a 6.3-magnitude tremor near the North's main testing site site at Punggye-ri. The military said it was analysing whether the temblor came from a nuke test , repo...

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Gas prices surge higher as drivers rush to fill tanks

Gas prices surge higher as drivers rush to fill tanks

In many cases, the refineries were shut down as a proactive measure because the forecast called for flooding. In addition, Motiva Enterprises ceased operations at its Port Arthur, Texas refinery. Th...

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1-year-old child and mom taken, last seen near Pueblo

1-year-old child and mom taken, last seen near Pueblo

Police believe 1-year-old Zahid and 26-year-old Samantha Adams were taken from the Commerce City area in Adams County at around 11:30 a.m. According to Colorado court records, 22-year-old Venzor-Gon...

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Mueller reportedly has draft Trump letter explaining Comey firing

President Trump wrote a letter to then-FBI chief James Comey spelling out his reasons for firing him - but never sent it because his lawyer convinced him it could lead to trouble, a new report said Fr...

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Mumbai building crash: SP holds MHADA, SBUT responsible

Mumbai building crash: SP holds MHADA, SBUT responsible

A total of 29 people have been rescued so far, and five of them are in a critical condition in hospital. Waterproofing in such old buildings is non-existent, which adds to the problem. Local media ...

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Trump expected to rescind Obama-era immigration policy

Trump expected to rescind Obama-era immigration policy

Following are some of Trump's comments on the so-called Dreamer policy: February 16, 2017, news conference at the White House - "We're gonna show great heart, DACA is a very, very hard subject for m...

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Mueller reportedly working with top Trump foe, could end-run presidential pardon

Mueller reportedly working with top Trump foe, could end-run presidential pardon

Schneiderman has been looking into Manafort's financial dealings in NY for potential money laundering and fraud . As a result, Mueller will have more leverage to convince Manafort to cooperate with a...

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Canadian-owned refineries expected to register higher profits amid Gulf Coast disruption

Canadian-owned refineries expected to register higher profits amid Gulf Coast disruption

The shutdowns also led the USA government to tap its strategic oil reserves for the first time in five years on Thursday, releasing 500,000 barrels of crude to a working refinery in Louisiana. Indus...

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Missing Mumbai doctor's body found in drain near seashore

Missing Mumbai doctor's body found in drain near seashore

The drain ends at Worli and opens into the sea, where his body was found on Thursday morning. "Our house is 10 minutes away from where he was". "Amrapurkar's family has identified the body and it has ...

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House Dems urge Trump to reconsider military transgender ban

House Dems urge Trump to reconsider military transgender ban

Defense Secretary James MattisJames Norman MattisPentagon hasn't finalized Afghanistan troop numbers Transgender service members walk carpet at VMAs Battle begins over implementing Trump's transgen...

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Columbia Lakes levee south of Houston breached

Columbia Lakes levee south of Houston breached

The statement said there was only one way out of the area. Virginia Saldivar told The Associated Press her brother-in-law was driving the van Sunday when a strong current took the vehicle over a bri...

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Burger King Launches Its Own Virtual Currency In Russia

Burger King Launches Its Own Virtual Currency In Russia

I think it sure is nice of BK to do this for folks, but I'm just not sure about posting that statement on LinkedIn with potential employers able to see. The use of the blockchain technology as the b...

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Kapil Sharma gets WARNED by Sony TV officials!

Kapil Sharma gets WARNED by Sony TV officials!

After coming to know about the Sunday incident, the promotional episode of "Poster Boys" on "The Kapil Sharma Show" featuring Sunny Deol, Bobby Deol and Shreyas Talpade has been reportedly cancele...

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Lawyer Discussed Russia Deal With Trump During Campaign 3 Times

In a separate email published by The Washington Post , Cohen reached out to Putin spokesman Dmitry Peskov in January 2016 to ask for help in advancing the Trump Tower proposal in Moscow. But Mr Pes...

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EU's Juncker: No EU-UK trade talks until divorce issues settled

EU's Juncker: No EU-UK trade talks until divorce issues settled

Downing Street has insisted it is still a chance the EU will back down over its decision to hold off on negotiating the UK's future relationship with the trading bloc, as a series of highly antagonist...

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The Hajj pilgrimage in Mecca begins

The Hajj pilgrimage in Mecca begins

Saudi Arabia adheres to strict interpretations of Islamic law and tribal custom, requiring women to have male guardians and obey a modest dress code. Ahead of this year's hajj , Iran's Supreme Lead...

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USA conducts missile test off Kauai amid growing tensions with N. Korea

The US Navy and Missile Defense Agency (MDA) have successfully shot down a ballistic missile target during a test off the Hawaiian coast, the US government said . But yesterday's SM-6 test apparently...

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Lebanon finds suspected remains of troops held by Daesh

Lebanon finds suspected remains of troops held by Daesh

Hundreds of IS fighters and civilians were evacuated Monday from the border region between Lebanon and Syria under a ceasefire deal and were headed to an IS-held town near Syria's eastern frontier w...

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President Trump to talk taxes in Springfield

President Trump to talk taxes in Springfield

Loren Cook, which was established in 1941, describes itself as a "leader in the design and manufacturing of fans, blowers, gravity vents, laboratory exhaust systems, and energy recovery ventilators". ...

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Houston to open more mega-shelters to house flooded families

Houston to open more mega-shelters to house flooded families

The US Army Corps of Engineers Galveston District said Monday they are beginning to release water from the Addicks and Barker dams near Houston, Texas, due to the recent dramatic increase in water...

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Joel Osteen opens church to storm victims after social media outrage

Joel Osteen opens church to storm victims after social media outrage

On Tuesday, the church announced it would begin receiving people who need shelter. The church seats 16,800, and could potentially shelter thousands of displaced people. Osteen has written seven books ...

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Schumer to Texas lawmakers: 'Now you know what it's like'

Nearly three feet of rain has fallen on the Houston area, and more is yet to come. Schumer (D-N.Y.) defended the $60 million Sandy relief bill passed in 2012, but said he would not hold it again...

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Chancellor Merkel calls on Turkey to release jailed German citizens

Chancellor Merkel calls on Turkey to release jailed German citizens

It was "a good style to talk about the modalities of how things can be done", Merkel said on Tuesday at her summer press conference in Berlin. Asked what she could do to spice up what has so far bee...

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Some 1000 Rohingya Muslims flee to Bangladesh after violent clashes

Some 1000 Rohingya Muslims flee to Bangladesh after violent clashes

He would visit the Bangladeshi capital, Dhaka , from November 30 to December 2. The UN rights chief said decades of "systematic" abuses against the Rohingya , who are reviled in Myanmar with mos...

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Doklam standoff to end amicably; India, China to withdraw troops, says MEA

Doklam standoff to end amicably; India, China to withdraw troops, says MEA

India on Monday announced " expeditious disengagement of border personnel" in a press release titled " Doklam Disengagement Understanding ". India had insisted that the impasse would be resolved...

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