• Court upholds ousted Egyptian leader Mohamed Morsi's life sentence
Court upholds ousted Egyptian leader Mohamed Morsi's life sentence

The court on Saturday dismissed an additional sentence of 15 years handed to Morsi for a different charge in the same espionage case, but upheld the 25-year life sentence. Morsi served as Egypt's first democratically-elected president after the fall of former dictator Hosni Mubarak in 2011. A court overturned a death sentence in another trial o...

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  • Torkham border opens for movement after 2-day closure
Torkham border opens for movement after 2-day closure

The attack happened in Pakistani territory, six kilometers away from the border, in the semi-autonomous tribal area of Kurram Agency, Geo TV quoted a tribal administrator Baseer Khan as saying. Asmat is a believed to be a relative of Taliban leader Mullah Abdul Salam Zaeef, who served as ambassador to Pakistan during the Taliban's rule. According...

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  • Trump's efforts to crack down on sanctuary cities dealt a major blow
Trump's efforts to crack down on sanctuary cities dealt a major blow

Justice Department's efforts against sanctuary cities a win for the city of Chicago , as well as other cities, counties and states around the country. Federal records show the Justice Department doled out $1 billion in Byrne JAG money to state governments, $430 million to nonprofits and $136 million directly to cities and counties past year.

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  • Gurgaon woman caught slapping Army jawan repeatedly in video, held
Gurgaon woman caught slapping Army jawan repeatedly in video, held

She then stepped out of her auto and asked Singh and his driver to alight their vehicle. The soldier walked back to the truck and sat in the driver's seat only to find the incensed woman slamming her fists on the truck door, all the while shouting abuses at the soldiers.

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  • Trump warns North Korea of 'overwhelming' options
Trump warns North Korea of 'overwhelming' options

With San Francisco or NY in Kim's cross-hairs, would President Trump risk war with the North to defend Seoul or Tokyo in a future crisis? On the other hand, the US and South Korea have announced diminishing willingness to talk to North Korea as it continues its provocative missile launches and nuclear tests.

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  • Donald Trump issues new warning to North Korea
Donald Trump issues new warning to North Korea

Speaking to military personnel at Joint Base Andrews in Maryland on Friday en route to his New Jersey golf club, Mr Trump said that North Korea had "once again shown its utter contempt for its neighbours and the entire world community". In New York, the U.N. Security Council unanimously condemned the launch and called it a "highly provocative" act....

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  • Trump says London attack by 'loser terrorist'
Trump says London attack by 'loser terrorist'

Police said the explosion was a terrorist attack. Trump on Friday also used the London train attack to renew calls for his controversial travel ban on travelers from several predominantly Muslim countries, which is the subject of fierce legal battles in the U.S.

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  • California bill protecting immigrants closer to approval
California bill protecting immigrants closer to approval

But the law has backers too: San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee, who simply called it "a reasonable streamlining bill", and Oakland Mayor Libby Schaff, who said in August , "We need to plan and prepare for accommodating diverse populations and more dense development in our existing footprint".

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  • White Cop Shoots Himself, Blames A Black Man Instead
White Cop Shoots Himself, Blames A Black Man Instead

Ahlers was guarding the St. Catherine University campus when the gun he was carrying discharged, wounding him in his shoulder Tuesday night. A stupid mistake and a racist lie by a campus security guard at St. The president of the St. Paul NAACP told the Star Tribune , " that's what black people live with ". That's the sad thing about it. U...

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  • 11-year-old boy meets President Trump, mows White House lawn
11-year-old boy meets President Trump, mows White House lawn

During a brief mowing pause, the president asked him what he wanted to be when he grew up. Frank appeared on CNN earlier Friday and said he wasn't sure if he would get to meet Trump, so it looks like it was a nice surprise for him. "I admire your business background and have started my own business". This was not Frank's first lawn-mowing rodeo...

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  • Even Steve Mnuchin's High School Classmates Want Him to Resign
Even Steve Mnuchin's High School Classmates Want Him to Resign

Revelations about the request prompted a backlash, with the director of Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington saying Mr Mnuchin can not "be expecting taxpayers to foot the bill for a Hollywood lifestyle". Mnuchin's governmental flight to Kentucky raised eyebrows in August after Louise Linton , his wife, posted an Instagram...

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  • Battle Looms Over 'Amnesty' For Dreamers
Battle Looms Over 'Amnesty' For Dreamers

Now, as confusion reigns over Trump's true intentions for dealing with 800,000 people affected by a now-canceled Obama-era order that allowed them to live and work in the United States, one senior Republican lawmaker wants the White House to come clean.

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  • US President Donald Trump slammed over response to London tube attack
US President Donald Trump slammed over response to London tube attack

So far there have been no arrests. Members of the London Fire Brigade stand by cordon near Parsons Green tube station in London on September 15. There were further fears over leaks of Friday's probe when "CBS This Morning" tweeted a photo of the improvised device, saying "A source close to investigation says the bucket contained explosive mat...

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  • Trump signs resolution blasting supremacists
Trump signs resolution blasting supremacists

The resolution also urged Trump and his administration to speak out against hate groups that espouse racism, anti-Semitism and white supremacy. Trump was widely criticized for suggesting " both sides " shared blame for the violence between white supremacist groups and those opposed to them.

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  • Mayor Krewson issues video statement regarding Stockley verdict
Mayor Krewson issues video statement regarding Stockley verdict

Louis Circuit Attorney said in a press release . "Because my people are exhausted of this". Stockley requested that the case be heard by a judge rather than a jury despite objections from prosecutors. The case was among several in recent years in which a white officer killed a black suspect. In 2011, Jason Stockley, 36, fatally shot Anthony Lam...

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  • GoI to file affidavit on Rohingyas in SC on Monday: Rajnath
GoI to file affidavit on Rohingyas in SC on Monday: Rajnath

Several Union Ministers, as well as Ministers in the Assam government, have in the past said that the Rohingyas are illegal immigrants in India and will have to leave the country. According to the draft affidavit, the Centre had asked asked the apex court to refrain from interfering on the policy decision to deport Rohingyas.

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  • Explosion on London underground train, passengers suffer facial burns
Explosion on London underground train, passengers suffer facial burns

They have cordoned off the area around the station in south-west London and are treating the incident as a terror attack . "Officers are in attendance", London police said. "It happened just as we were pulling up to the Tube station so everyone just sort of piled out of the Tube, and there was a distinct smell of burning", one witness, i...

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  • Brit journalist snatched by killer crocodile as he washed hands at lagoon
Brit journalist snatched by killer crocodile as he washed hands at lagoon

The Sri Lankan military launched a search and rescue operation and recovered his body earlier this morning (15 September). "He went in the jungle, about 800 metres". One of McClean's colleagues responded to the incident with shock saying: "We're all totally stunned". Mr McClean - a keen squash player and a football fan describing himself as a "...

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  • Hurricane Irma: Investigation Begins After Eight Found Dead at Florida Nursing Home
Hurricane Irma: Investigation Begins After Eight Found Dead at Florida Nursing Home

An initial news release from the city of Hollywood said that three patients were found dead in the facility early Wednesday, while others were taken to the hospital and pronounced dead there. He added: "As of Tuesday, [the facility] was reporting that everything was OK, that it was using portable air conditioners and fans". At least six people ...

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  • Baghdad not to recognize outcome of Kurdish independence vote, Armenian analyst says
Baghdad not to recognize outcome of Kurdish independence vote, Armenian analyst says

Najmaddin Kareem said he had no intention of following Baghdad's dismissal order, issued at the behest of Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi. On Thursday afternoon, during a rally for independence in the town of Zakho, roughly 100 miles north of Irbil, Barzani said he told the delegation that the region might agree to delay the vote if a better alt...

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