• The Public Pulse: President Trump should pay a price
The Public Pulse: President Trump should pay a price

Following Falwell's appearance on Fox News, Trump tweeted , "the Fake News should listen to what he had to say". Lindsey Graham , the Republican from SC who slammed Trump for expressing a "moral equivalency" between the white supremacists and those who took to the streets to counter their racist, anti-Semitic rally.

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  • United States general pledges to defend Japan from North Korean attack
United States general pledges to defend Japan from North Korean attack

Besides developing a miniaturized hydrogen bomb, some experts say it appears Kim's rocket scientists have yet to master the technology to protect a warhead from the extreme heat and pressure of re-entering the earth's atmosphere after an intercontinental flight South Korea believes North Korea will need at least another one or two more years to obt...

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  • House Speaker Paul Ryan: Trump 'messed up' in response to Charlottesville violence
House Speaker Paul Ryan: Trump 'messed up' in response to Charlottesville violence

Ryan, however, would not go so far as to support a censure of Trump, saying it would be "counter-productive". Ryan had been chipper throughout the start of the town hall that was broadcast on CNN and moderated by CNN anchor Jake Tapper. "I'd like to ask you what concrete steps that you will take to hold the president accountable when his words an...

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  • Half Arizonans against Trump potentially pardoning local former Sheriff
Half Arizonans against Trump potentially pardoning local former Sheriff

Of the older group, 51 percent said, "no" to the question: "This coming Tuesday, President Donald Trump will be in Arizona to hold a rally". Arpaio was found guilty last month of criminal contempt of court for continuing patrols targeting immigrants in the US illegally despite a court order in a racial profiling case.

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  • Lebanon Says Foiled Bomb Attack on Australia-Abu Dhabi Flight
Lebanon Says Foiled Bomb Attack on Australia-Abu Dhabi Flight

Nouhad Machnouk, addressing a Saudi Arabia-claimed TV channel, said four Lebanese-Australian siblings, incorporating one being held in Lebanon, were behind the arrangement. Neither applied for bail and they are scheduled to appear in court again on November 14. Australian police also said a man had tried to check in luggage without knowing that i...

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  • North Korea warns of clash as military drills begin
North Korea warns of clash as military drills begin

North Korea has warned Australia that it has committed a "suicidal act" by committing its troops to help the U.S. in any conflict over Pyongyang's nuclear programme and by joining military exercises with United States and South Korean forces.

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  • Democrats Introduce Resolution to Censure Trump Over Charlottesville Comments
Democrats Introduce Resolution to Censure Trump Over Charlottesville Comments

The movement's members are many and it's hard to specifically define what a "white nationalist" actually is, but the closest to an all-encompassing umbrella description is that they're Caucasians who believe that the USA government has been aggressively targeting them by deliberately advancing the interests of racial minority groups at their supp...

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  • US, South Korea Launch Military Exercises
US, South Korea Launch Military Exercises

That prompted a warning by President Donald Trump that Washington could rain " fire and fury " on the North . Pyongyang last week appeared to back down from a threat to launch a missile strike on the U.S. "South Korea and the US are in full communication and discussions", he added. "They know this is a defensive exercise", the secreta...

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  • US joint military drills with South Korea to go ahead
US joint military drills with South Korea to go ahead

Guterres spoke by telephone with Deputy Ambassador Kim In Ryong on Tuesday, the North Korean mission to the United Nations said in a statement on Thursday. The danger of a US-North Korean nuclear confrontation has escalated in recent weeks after Pyongyang's first successful tests of ballistic missiles capable of reaching America.

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  • Mom Crushed By Hospital Elevator After Giving Birth In Spain
Mom Crushed By Hospital Elevator After Giving Birth In Spain

Nunez's stretcher was pushed on to the elevator - which suddenly moved upwards before the stretcher was fully inside, trapping Nunez, whose head was reportedly stuck between the roof and the elevator frame. "It's incredible", Mr Gaspar said. 'I asked after my daughter, but no-one was telling me anything. "She had given birth at 11 in the morning ...

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  • North Korea warns of 'merciless strike' ahead of US-South Korea drills
North Korea warns of 'merciless strike' ahead of US-South Korea drills

South Korea's top military officer said Sunday that the current security situation on the peninsula was "more serious than at any other time" amid the North's growing nuclear and missile threats, and warned Pyongyang of merciless retaliation against any attack.

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  • Trump disbands federal advisory committee on climate change
Trump disbands federal advisory committee on climate change

The next report is due for release in 2018, but a document expected to be a key part of the assessment is now under review by the Trump administration. The advisory committee offers expertise on such things as climate effects and risk assessment and management. Even if the report is released, there's concern it will effectively be suppressed if...

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  • Estimates of North Korea's nuclear weapons hard to nail down
Estimates of North Korea's nuclear weapons hard to nail down

Security Council resolutions, and its exports of banned commodities has generated at least $270 million since February, according to a classified report compiled by a U.N. The drills, which began in the 1970s and involved 25,000 American and 50,000 South Korean soldiers previous year, consist mainly of computer simulations aimed at honing joint-dec...

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  • Charlottesville: America The Real Versus America The Ideal
Charlottesville: America The Real Versus America The Ideal

Trump in a Thursday tweet called them "our attractive statues and monuments" and said "you can't change history, but you can learn from it". The president went on to say that history can't be changed - but we can learn from it. He can't forget his election trouncing. We support growing calls to remove Confederate statues from public spaces, p...

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  • Buhari To 'Work From Home' As 'Renovations' Ongoing At His Office
Buhari To 'Work From Home' As 'Renovations' Ongoing At His Office

Buhari was also briefly hosted to a traditional performance by some Fulani and Gbagyi girls before he was driven to the Aso Rock Presidential Villa. Despite his prolong medical stay overseas, the Nigerian presidency has not divulged the precise nature of Buhari's ailment.

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  • Nashville soldier missing after helicopter crash in Hawaii
Nashville soldier missing after helicopter crash in Hawaii

The soldiers, who belonged to the 25th Infantry Division's Combat Aviation Brigade, had been on a training mission with another helicopter off the western tip of Oahu. Swift and dynamic currents prompted the expansion of the search area which is now up to 160 miles offshore from Ka'ena point. The search began late Tuesday following notification t...

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  • Plea agreement reached in Slender Man case
Plea agreement reached in Slender Man case

During the hearing in which Weier entered her guilty plea, she told Waukesha County Circuit Judge Michael O. Bohren that her co-defendant, Morgan Geyser (who has pleaded not guilty due to mental illness), pressured her to participate in the attempted homicide.

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  • Floyd Mayweather
Floyd Mayweather "Went Insane" When Justin Bieber Unfollowed Him On Instagram

Bieber, 23, has always been close with Mayweather, 40, and even walked the boxer to the ring for his much-hyped bout against Manny Pacqiao in 2015. After all, in the past couple months, Bieber has drawn ever closer to his Hillsong Church pastor Carl Lentz, the wire-frame- and baseball-cap-wearing man of God who is also the spiritual guru of Hai...

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  • Korea not to use Korea-US exercises as pretext for provocations
Korea not to use Korea-US exercises as pretext for provocations

North Korea's rapid progress in developing nuclear weapons and missiles capable of reaching the USA mainland has fuelled a surge in tension. Pyongyang later said it was holding off firing towards Guam while it waited to see what the United States would do next.

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  • One Dead, 20 Injured After Quake Strikes Italian Tourist Island
One Dead, 20 Injured After Quake Strikes Italian Tourist Island

The tremor hit at 8:57 pm (1957 GMT) and came just days ahead of the first anniversary of the 6.0 magnitude quake that killed almost 300 people in and around Amatrice central Italy. Electrical blackouts have been reported in the Naples area, and people have been reportedly evacuated from " many hotels ". Italian media are reporting that one woman...

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