• Search continues for USA sailors after ship crash off Japan
Search continues for USA sailors after ship crash off Japan

The USS Fitzgerald and the civilian ship collided at 2:30 a.m. local time Saturday, causing damage to the Fitzgerald's forward starboard side. An investigation was under way to determine what caused the night-time collision between the destroyer and the container ship.

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  • USA destroyer back in port after collision; 7 sailors still missing
USA destroyer back in port after collision; 7 sailors still missing

Investigators now face trying to determine how a sophisticated USA warship collided with a container ship four times its size. At least three other Navy sailors were injured in the collision. Nippon Yusen K.K., the Japanese shipping company that operates the container ship that collided with a U.S. Navy destroyer, says its 20-member cre...

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  • LeBron James: Cleveland Cavaliers weren't overmatched in NBA Finals
LeBron James: Cleveland Cavaliers weren't overmatched in NBA Finals

The reports did not specifically cite President Trump as a reason, but Warriors coach Steve Kerr and star Stephen Curry have been particularly critical of Trump since the election. "Y'all might write about it". We lost two of them. In the context of keeping the team together, if there are decisions that need to be made, well talk about it for...

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  • Shot congressman Steve Scalise off the critical list
Shot congressman Steve Scalise off the critical list

Authorities believe the 66-year-old had been living out of a van in northern Virginia since March after leaving his southern IL home . Authorities are investigating the incident but have not identified a motive. Jeff Duncan of SC in the parking lot of the Alexandria, Virginia, ballfield, asking him, "Excuse me, sir, who's practicing today, Democra...

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  • Tougher Trump line toward Cuba delights hardliners on island
Tougher Trump line toward Cuba delights hardliners on island

In Havana, Cuba's government criticised the new restrictions on ties with the USA that were announced by Trump, but reiterated its willingness to hold a "respectful dialogue" with Washington. The "wet foot, dry foot" policy, which once let most Cuban migrants stay if they made it to USA soil but was terminated under Obama, will remain terminated.

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  • Things We Noticed in WONDER WOMAN
Things We Noticed in WONDER WOMAN

Many felt that a female director would not be able to "handle" a massive action film. Despite all of that, I feared that maybe the world wasn't ready for a movie like Wonder Woman . I made Wonder Woman . "I was like, "I need her to see some brutality". According to the Hollywood Reporter , Jenkins impressed the studio so much that they a...

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  • Palestinian attackers killed after stabbing Israeli officer
Palestinian attackers killed after stabbing Israeli officer

Israeli police said no connection had been found between the three Palestinians who carried out the fatal attack and any organisation. Police on Sultan Suleiman Street came under attack with knives and guns in two different but close venues.

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  • United Nations chief urges Israelis, Palestinians to resume negotiations
United Nations chief urges Israelis, Palestinians to resume negotiations

He spoke of the generation after generation of those who he said have been "compelled to grow up and live in ever more crowded refugee camps, many in abject poverty, and with little or no prospect of a better life for their children". Scores of former Palestinian prisoners freed by Israel and living in the Gaza Strip said on Sunday their stipends f...

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  • Banning Flippers? North Korea lashes out at trade sanctions
Banning Flippers? North Korea lashes out at trade sanctions

Mingzheng International Trading Limited, based in Shenyang, China, allegedly conducted prohibited transactions in 2015 through the USA for North Korea's state-owned Foreign Trade Bank. There is no phone listing in Shenyang for Mingzheng International Trading. A Chinese woman adjusts a Chinese national flag next to US national flags before a Str...

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  • Teacher's photo showing LGBT pride next to Trump goes viral
Teacher's photo showing LGBT pride next to Trump goes viral

And in his photo with the President to celebrate his achievement, the teacher is wearing a rainbow pin on his suit jacket and he is casually waving a lacy black fan alongside Trump, who is smiling and seated at his desk, and a standing first lady.

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  • Interview: Another election? The sooner, the better, says Keir Starmer
Interview: Another election? The sooner, the better, says Keir Starmer

The trend intensified at both ends of the age spectrum: 66 per cent of 18 to 19-year-olds voted Labour and 69 per cent of those aged 70 or over backed the Tories. Mr Brown said Labour would challenge the Government and test whether it had the support of the House of Commons, but will play a "constructive and positive" role.

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  • Trump Tweets Said To Undercut Travel Order Pending Before Supreme Court
Trump Tweets Said To Undercut Travel Order Pending Before Supreme Court

One legal analyst said that Trump is "kneecapping" his own lawyers. Half of likely voters support President Trump's temporary ban on travelers to the USA from six Muslim-majority nations, according to a new poll. As Justice Department attorneys have worked to convince courts not to look at Trump's statements in weighing the legal justificatio...

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  • Woman to hang by teeth over Niagara Falls
Woman to hang by teeth over Niagara Falls

Wallenda was back on the ground less than 20 minutes later. Erendira will wear a cable tether around her waist, in accordance with a NY state law which states that a safety suport for aerial stunts above 20 feet is required. "It's kind of unsafe but it's lovely in the same way", she said. "If you're scared of it, then it becomes unsafe", Erendi...

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  • US Navy Destroyer Collides With Merchant Vessel Near Japan
US Navy Destroyer Collides With Merchant Vessel Near Japan

In a statement , the Navy said the USS Fitzgerald collided with a merchant vessel 56 nautical miles southwest of Yokosuka and the extent of injuries to us personnel "is being determined". Planes, boats and helicopters scoured the seas off Japan's Pacific coast in a bid to find the crew who disappeared in the predawn accident, which also left the...

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  • Protests in London as Theresa May meets tower fire victims
Protests in London as Theresa May meets tower fire victims

He added: "I have said it before, you have my absolute assurance that as soon as I can possibly tell you something that I know to be accurate, I will tell you". British Prime Minister Theresa May has ordered a full public inquiry into the fire while police have subsequently launched a criminal investigation .

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  • Should Trump fire Mueller, Part Two
Should Trump fire Mueller, Part Two

Yet, at least initially, he holstered his Twitter finger and publicly said nothing. Mueller is said to be looking at whether in his request Trump obstructed justice. While the president is deeply suspicious of Mueller, his anger is reserved for Sessions for recusing himself from the Russian Federation probe and for Comey .

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  • Palestinians, Israelis dispute Tillerson on
Palestinians, Israelis dispute Tillerson on "martyrs' fund"

Tillerson said he'd been informed that the Palestinians had changed their policy and intended "to cease the payments to the family members of those who have committed murder or violence against others". Some 277 Palestinians released from Israeli jails under a prisoner-swap agreement and transported to the Gaza Strip, where Hamas is in charge, ha...

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  • Brits Are Upset With The Prime Minister's Response To The London Fire
Brits Are Upset With The Prime Minister's Response To The London Fire

Lord Porter, chairman of the Local Government Association, said: "Fire risk assessments and the construction of buildings are being reviewed and double checks are being made to ensure remedial work recommended under previous assessments have been carried out".

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  • Arab powers issue Qatar-linked
Arab powers issue Qatar-linked "terrorism" list

The severing of ties is the most serious crisis to face the GCC. All the nations also said they planned to cut air and sea traffic. Sheikh Mohammed said the blockade of Qatar broke worldwide law and described the severing of land, air and sea links to his country as "collective punishment".

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  • Can Trump Fire Robert Mueller? He'd Have To Jump Through Some Hoops
Can Trump Fire Robert Mueller? He'd Have To Jump Through Some Hoops

Firing Mueller would perhaps be an even more explosive move than the president's prior decision to fire FBI Director James Comey , who was overseeing that agency's separate investigation into Russian interference. If Rosenstein refused , Trump could fire him, and order the solicitor general , who would be next in line in the order of succession...

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