• US history, culture being ripped apart by removal of civil war statues
US history, culture being ripped apart by removal of civil war statues

Baltimore and other cities have already removed or covered up Confederate statues. James Alex Fields Jr.is accused of deliberately plowing his vehicle into protesters who supported the planned removal of a statue of Confederate Gen. While Trump seemed confident in his beliefs on the matter, the poll found that only 27 percent of respondents w...

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  • North Korea Has Already Crossed Moon Jae-in's Red Line
North Korea Has Already Crossed Moon Jae-in's Red Line

Washington has warned it is ready to use force if needed to stop North Korea's ballistic missile and nuclear programmes but that it prefers global diplomatic action. Joseph Dunford told reporters during a visit to Beijing there would no scaling back of planned military exercises despite the recent tensions with North Korea.

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  • Doha did not allow Saudi planes to transport Qatari pilgrims
Doha did not allow Saudi planes to transport Qatari pilgrims

Along with reopening its land border with Qatar , Saudi Arabia said on Wednesday that King Salman had ordered the dispatch of a Saudi Arabia Airlines plane to fly Qatari pilgrims to Jeddah at his own expense so that they could go on to Mecca, Islam's holiest city.

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  • How to view the 2017 partial solar eclipse in Edmonton
How to view the 2017 partial solar eclipse in Edmonton

On Monday, we'll have a dawn at the usual time , a dusk at midday, a dawn at midday, and a dusk at the usual time. "I think it'll be a lot of fun and an interesting experience". Thousands of solar viewing glasses have been given away or sold for a few dollars. As of this writing four days before the event, the National Weather Service is predictin...

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  • Dunford: US military option ready if sanctions…
Dunford: US military option ready if sanctions…

South Korean President Moon Jae-in talks with U.S. Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph Dunford during their meeting at the Presidential Blue House in Seoul, South Korea , August 14, 2017. The North Korean military are putting the final touches on a plan to fire four missiles into the waters around the United States territory of G...

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  • Dueling free-speech protests face off in Boston
Dueling free-speech protests face off in Boston

Dwarfing the rally was the largely peaceful protest march that proceeded from Reggie Lewis Track and Athletic Center in Roxbury, Mass., to the Common, per CNN . The few dozen conservatives - some waving American flags and wearing Make America Great Again hats - wound up surrounded by an estimated 15,000 counter-protesters, some shouting "shame" ...

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  • NIA strikes fear among those indulging in terror funding, says Rajnath
NIA strikes fear among those indulging in terror funding, says Rajnath

Singh said that because of the NIA's work in Jammu and Kashmir, there had been a major drop in the number of stone-pelting incidents in the state. Emphasising on "finishing terror funding sources", he said if the sources of fake currency and terror funding were plugged, it would be a big blow to terrorism .

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  • Good job Kiran Bedi on surprise check, but where is the helmet
Good job Kiran Bedi on surprise check, but where is the helmet

Bedi said that she would suggest some measures to the police needed to enhance the security environment. Bedi has tweeted a post where she posted a picture of herself on a scooter with her face covered on a street in Puducherry . Helped identify areas for improvement. - Kiran Bedi (@thekiranbedi)From midnight incognito #Suraksha Round to 6AM...

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  • AMBER Alert issued for missing NC child
AMBER Alert issued for missing NC child

Trinity is around 4 feet tall and 53 pounds. Trinity Lakin McGraw was most recently seen in Westfield. Her alleged abductor is believed to be a white, 6-foot-tall man, weighing about 220 pounds. He was wearing a white shirt. The auto has a Georgia license plate of RDG-2198. He has a cross tattoo on his left calf, a clock tattoo on his right sho...

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  • Remembering Victims of Barcelona Attacks
Remembering Victims of Barcelona Attacks

Spain's King Felipe VI , Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy and Catalonia's regional President Carles Puigdemont attended the mass led by Cardinal Joan Josep Omella, the archbishop of Barcelona. Police shot and killed the five attackers, some of whom were wearing fake explosive belts. A French security official also told Associated Press that Spain had ...

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  • Mother of murdered protester snubs Trump
Mother of murdered protester snubs Trump

Trump tweeted again Thursday morning, lamenting "the history and culture of our great country being ripped apart with the removal of our lovely statues and monuments", adding that "you can't change history, but you can learn from it". Trump in a separate tweet , accused "the Fake News" for misrepresenting his comments. That's true only if by " ...

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  • Family confirm missing boy was killed in Barcelona attack
Family confirm missing boy was killed in Barcelona attack

In the immediate aftermath of the attack it was unclear what had happened to Julian, who had dual British-Australian nationality. Meanwhile, mourners gathered for a mass in Barcelona where King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia joined politicians at the Sagrada Familia basilica to honour the 14 people killed and all those injured in the attacks.

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  • Trump rushes to Twitter to slam peaceful anti-racist protesters in Boston
Trump rushes to Twitter to slam peaceful anti-racist protesters in Boston

Ivanka Trump has praised counter-protesters in the wake of violence in Charlottesville, Virginia as she urged for the United States to come together. Sometimes you need protest in order to heal, & we will heal, & be stronger than ever before!' He mistakenly wrote "heel" instead of "heal", and the internet exploded as if he'd written covfefe .

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  • Syria's Assad Thanks Iran, Russia For Helping Thwart Attempts To Oust Him
Syria's Assad Thanks Iran, Russia For Helping Thwart Attempts To Oust Him

While Damascus has been insulated from much of the worst violence of the country's war, several key rebel enclaves remain in the Eastern Ghouta region outside the city. The United States and most European countries shut their embassies in Damascus after the government's bloody crackdown on protests that erupted in March 2011.

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  • Dad launches vehicle with family inside over opening drawbridge
Dad launches vehicle with family inside over opening drawbridge

Naphys isn't sure when he'll have the courage to cross a bridge again. Terence Naphys paid a toll at the top of the Middle Thorofare Bridge in Cold Spring, New Jersey, and was heading south towards the steel metal grate when it suddenly lifted, he told Lower Township police.

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  • Julian Cadman believed dead, according to Spanish missing persons bureau
Julian Cadman believed dead, according to Spanish missing persons bureau

Spanish police arrested two people after the attack, but the driver fled on foot and remained at large on Friday morning (local time). Mr Cadman was flying to Barcelona on Friday night to search for his son. "Julian was a much-loved and adored member of our family". All of us as parents know the anguish his father is going through and his famil...

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  • Two Killed In Madras Plane Crash
Two Killed In Madras Plane Crash

But after further investigation overnight and making contact with owners of the plane, Jefferson County Sheriff Jim Adkins said the department is now "certain" there was only one individual on board. near the municipal airport of the city of Madras. Closer to the crash on Northwest Burch Lane, pieces of a white plane were seen on one side of Will...

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  • Some Liberty University Grads Are Returning Their Diplomas To Protest Trump
Some Liberty University Grads Are Returning Their Diplomas To Protest Trump

Trump needs to realize the political environment won't improve for him because the press, Democrats and members of his own political party are against him. "Anything other than strong condemnation from Trump [of the hate groups] is disappointing", Georgia Hamann, a 2006 LU graduate and attorney in Phoenix, Arizona, who penned a letter to the school...

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  • Police identify three girls found stabbed to death in Maryland home
Police identify three girls found stabbed to death in Maryland home

Police are working to establish a motive. A family member arrived at the home located in the 6400 block of Brooke Jane Dr. and found the three girls dead, authorities said. Williams is in custody of the Department of Corrections on a no-bond status. Sovereign George's County Deputy Chief Sammy Patel called the slayings in a house in Clinton "a ...

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  • Legendary Comedian and Actor Jerry Lewis Dead at 91
Legendary Comedian and Actor Jerry Lewis Dead at 91

While it was on the big screen and in clubs Lewis made a name for himself in the early years, it was his humanitarianism that the later generations may remember him for. He played first base for several professional teams in the '50s and '60s and trained every year with the Los Angeles Dodgers. Six of Lewis' seven children were with his first wif...

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