• California Senators Feinstein and Harris on Comey testimony
California Senators Feinstein and Harris on Comey testimony

What do you do if you've just been fired as director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the administration has chosen to "defame" you with "lies plain and simple", and you believe the president of the United States may be trying to obstruct justice? Comey told the Senate Committee on Thursday that he was told by Lynch not to refer to Hillar...

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  • Anti-LGBT DUP agrees to alliance with Theresa May's Conservatives
Anti-LGBT DUP agrees to alliance with Theresa May's Conservatives

Amid reports that senior Tories were sounding out potential replacements for Mrs May, prominent Conservative MP Heidi Allen said the Prime Minister had six months at most left in Downing Street. The loss of seats in most parts of England and Wales was only partly offset by impressive gains in Scotland. "A coalition would be much better than a...

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  • Police release first photos of fake explosive belts in London at
Police release first photos of fake explosive belts in London at

The UK Police have released pictures of the London attackers' fake suicide gear, which were made of disposable, plastic water bottles duct taped to leather belts. "If you are fighting back or aiming a shot at someone wearing the device you would clearly be very aware that you could be caught in an explosion", Haydon said.

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  • LGBTQ advocates rally for national Equality March
LGBTQ advocates rally for national Equality March

The event was modeled after the Women's March on Washington, the Washington Blade reports . A march in support of LGBTQ equality was held in dozens of cities on Sunday, including here in Atlanta. But signs and chants also highlighted the broader anger and anxiety that many lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer people have felt und...

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  • Qld Maroons name team for 2017 State of Origin 2
Qld Maroons name team for 2017 State of Origin 2

Either Dane Gagai or Boyd is tipped to fill the left centre void, while blockbusting winger Corey Oates has also been sensationally dumped in order for Test winger Val Holmes to make his Origin debut. The try was set up b a returning Thurston, who took the spot of fellow Bundaberg player Kyle Laybutt at the last minute after recovering from a shoul...

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  • Projections: Macron party wins big in France
Projections: Macron party wins big in France

The conservative Republicans and allies are projected to win 21 percent of the vote, while the far-left party of Jean-Luc Melenchon is set to pick up 11 percent. Emmanuel Macron's political party En Marche! has a clear lead in the first round of the parliamentary elections in France. "The tornado was too strong, the two votes too close", Je...

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  • May-Northern Ireland's DUP deal thrown into confusion
May-Northern Ireland's DUP deal thrown into confusion

Theresa May is to head a minority Conservative government - propped up by the Democratic Unionists - after her General Election gamble backfired disastrously. and the DUP about their alliance, and Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn making bold predictions. And recent polling shows Labour's popular momentum appears to be maintaining.

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  • Florida confirms first cases of H3N2 'dog flu' in state
Florida confirms first cases of H3N2 'dog flu' in state

The dog flu seems as so normal but this one is not. Crawford emphasized that owners should ask vets to vaccinate their dogs for canine influenza, especially if the virus has been reported in their neighborhood or town. Most dogs are treated at home, although the disease sometimes requires hospitalization. Officials say the mortality rate for ...

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  • What the United Kingdom election natural disaster means for the world
What the United Kingdom election natural disaster means for the world

This is disappointing for Prime Minister Theresa May , who chose to call an early election to try to strengthen her hand in talks with the European Union on Brexit. Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson has since sought assurances from May that any deal with the DUP would not affect LGBTI (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and/or Intersex)...

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  • Paris' Notre-Dame's assailant reportedly said, 'This is for Syria'
Paris' Notre-Dame's assailant reportedly said, 'This is for Syria'

According to police, the individual shouted that the attack was committed in retaliation for French policy in Syria and called himself a "caliphate warrior" of Daesh terror group, outlawed in Russian Federation. Major attacks in France targeted the Charlie Hebdo satirical magazine in January 2015 and in November that year, gunmen and suicide bomb...

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  • North Korea says missile launch a new type of 'cruise rocket'
North Korea says missile launch a new type of 'cruise rocket'

Leader Kim Jong Un has spoken of his aim to develop an intercontinental ballistic missile capable of hitting the mainland United States with a nuclear weapon. Her successor, Moon Jae-in, took office on May 10 promising to review THAAD's deployment and has since ordered it suspended pending a full environmental impact assessment.

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  • Tamil Nadu farmers halts protest after CM Palaniswami's assurance
Tamil Nadu farmers halts protest after CM Palaniswami's assurance

He also reiterated the demand to write off farm loans. The farmers have been demanding loan waiver, drought- relief package of Rs 40,000 crore, setting up of the Cauvery Management Board, pension to farmers who are aged 60 and above, among the other demands.

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  • Anti-Sharia protests, pro-Muslim counter protests, happen across America
Anti-Sharia protests, pro-Muslim counter protests, happen across America

Paul , police arrested seven people after clashes occurred between anti-Muslim demonstrators and counterprotesters outside the state Capitol. She said Muslims are "natural threat to civilized people of the world, particularly Western Society" and that "every practicing Muslim is a radical Muslim".

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  • May seeks help of N. Irish party to form minority government
May seeks help of N. Irish party to form minority government

The Survation poll for the Mail on Sunday finds that Labour would win 45% of the vote to the Conservatives' 39%, if voters were sent back to the polls. It said Britain was "effectively leaderless" and the "country all but ungovernable". They gained two seats in this general election , taking their total up to 10 MPs.

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  • Qatar says no expulsion of nationals from countries that cut ties
Qatar says no expulsion of nationals from countries that cut ties

Bahrain , Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates signaled Sunday they may allow some Qataris to stay in their countries amid a diplomatic rift with the Gulf nation. Iran Air spokesman Shahrokh Noushabadi told The Associated Press that a sixth planeload of vegetables will head to Qatar on Sunday. "We will continue deliveries as long as...

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  • Qatar's foreign minister: Arab states have no right to
Qatar's foreign minister: Arab states have no right to "blockade" country

Qatari foreign minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani called Riyadh's statement " full of contradictions ". Qatar is home to both Al Jazeera and the region's largest USA military airbase - which is now the strategic nerve center of the U.S.

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  • Two top aides to British PM May resign after disappointing election
Two top aides to British PM May resign after disappointing election

Some senior Tories had made the removal of Hill and Timothy a condition for continuing to support May, who has vowed to remain prime minister despite the Conservatives losing their overall majority in Parliament. Joining forces with the hard-line Protestant party also threatens London's neutrality in Northern Ireland, which is key to the delicate...

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  • May seeks deal with Northern Irish party to cling to power
May seeks deal with Northern Irish party to cling to power

In another sign of the dangers facing Mrs May, Sunday papers reported that Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson was either being encouraged to make a leadership bid in an effort to oust her, or actually preparing one - a claim dismissed as "tripe" by Mr Johnson.

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  • Crews Search for Missing Swimmer off Emerald Isle
Crews Search for Missing Swimmer off Emerald Isle

Town emergency personnel and officials with the U.S. Coast Guard searched unsuccessfully through Saturday night and into this morning for a 17-year-old swimmer missing off the beach. Officials are still searching for the second teen, who is 17 years old. Their names weren't released. "Coast Guard crews and Emerald Isle locals are searching the ...

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  • Heat warning issued for Hamilton
Heat warning issued for Hamilton

While all people can be affected by hot weather, people such as the elderly, young children, pregnant women and those with chronic illnesses like asthma are more susceptible. It's also reminding people not to leave pets in parked cars. Temperatures are expected to drop back closer to seasonal averages by late Tuesday or early Wednesday, and then ...

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