• Warship Collision: 7 missing US Navy sailors found dead
Warship Collision: 7 missing US Navy sailors found dead

The bodies of a number of missing USS Fitzgerald sailors have been found in the ship's flooded compartments, the US Navy says. The bodies were recovered from inside the damaged destroyer and were being transferred to Naval Hospital Yokosuka to be identified, the Navy said last night.

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  • Senate overwhelmingly passes measure for tougher Russian Federation sanctions
Senate overwhelmingly passes measure for tougher Russian Federation sanctions

The measure also included language toughening sanctions against Russian Federation in the wake of their accused efforts to influence the outcome of the 2016 election, converting some of the penalties put in place by former President Barack Obama's administration into law, and forbidding Trump from weakening existing Russian Federation sanctions w...

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  • Trump insists there's no proof he colluded with Russia
Trump insists there's no proof he colluded with Russia

Before his dismissal, Comey confirmed the Federal Bureau of Investigation had been investigating alleged Russian government efforts to interfere in the election, including any links between Trump's campaign and Moscow. The order by the general counsel for his transition team casts a wide net on documents that could shed light on ties between T...

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  • Congressman Scalise Remains In Critical Condition, Shows Signs Of Improvement
Congressman Scalise Remains In Critical Condition, Shows Signs Of Improvement

Hodgkinson had been living out of a white cargo van in area near the ballpark since March and was not working, officials said Wednesday . Bailey received a hero's welcome from a record crowd of almost 25,000 at Thursday's game when he threw out the first pitch, and Barth also showed up for the game, walking with crutches.

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  • GOP Sen. Roy Blunt: 'President should stop talking about' Russian Federation investigation
GOP Sen. Roy Blunt: 'President should stop talking about' Russian Federation investigation

Yet Trump's angry tweets on Friday underscored the near-impossible challenge his advisers and legal team have in trying to get him to avoid weighing in on an active probe. "That's undemocratic on its face and a blatant violation of the President's oath of office". Then, on Friday morning, Trump appeared to take a shot at Rosenstein in serie...

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  • Saudi-Turkish ties strained over differing views on Qatar
Saudi-Turkish ties strained over differing views on Qatar

Qatar has also denied those charges. Relations between Iran and Saudi Arabia worsened after a deadly human crush occurred during Hajj rituals in Mina, near Mecca in September 2015. There are other countries involved... Find us on Facebook too! Turkey's chief diplomat was in Doha on Wednesday where he called for dialogue after meeting Qatar'...

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  • Trump takes to Twitter, declares Russian Federation investigation a 'witch hunt'
Trump takes to Twitter, declares Russian Federation investigation a 'witch hunt'

The development comes a day after the daily reported that Mueller had extended his probe into determining whether the President tried to obstruct justice by suggesting to top intelligence and law enforcement officials that they end the Russian Federation investigation.

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  • Myanmar military plane carrying 120 goes missing
Myanmar military plane carrying 120 goes missing

Among them were 15 children, 58 adults and 35 soldiers and officers, according to a military statement. Gen. Aung Ye Win, the chief of military information, said no traces of the plane or its passengers had been spotted, the Timesreports.

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  • Root rues 'golden chance' that got away
Root rues 'golden chance' that got away

Getting England out for 211 is never easy because they have a wonderful balance to their side and we knew if we didn't take wickets they would score heavily. Bayliss backed his team to brush off their disappointment over the next few days and focus on the second half of the season. Then, in August, West Indies arrive for a multi-format tour.

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  • Portugal forest fire kills at least 19 -government
Portugal forest fire kills at least 19 -government

Three people were killed and over 1,000 evacuated in the Portuguese island of Madeira due to the fierce wildfires a year ago. Interior Ministry official Jorge Gomes has told state broadcaster RTP that the number of victims from the flames and suffocating smoke has reached 60, while another two people perished in a traffic accident related to the ...

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  • Republican baseball practice gunman `had list of names´
Republican baseball practice gunman `had list of names´

WASHINGTON (CNN ) - A list of names - including some Republican members of Congress - was found with the Alexandria shooter, according to a law enforcement source and Rep. Hodgkinson , in the parking lot and asked if those on the field were Democrat or Republican. Duncan said he told him it was Republicans. Duncan said he answered that the player...

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  • Israel revokes Ramadan goodwill gestures to Palestinians after attack on policewoman
Israel revokes Ramadan goodwill gestures to Palestinians after attack on policewoman

The Islamic State group on Saturday claimed responsibility for the fatal stabbing of an Israeli policewoman outside Jerusalem's Old City, in what would be a first for the jihadists in Israel. "Every time there was an attack in Jerusalem I would SMS her to see if she was okay and she would answer", Sarusi said. Netanyahu also suggested turning...

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  • U.S. congressman's condition improves but still critical after shooting
U.S. congressman's condition improves but still critical after shooting

Scalise is a member of the team and had been fielding balls at second base in preparation for the game when he was shot. Mika, a MI native, was one of five people shot when a gunman opened fire Wednesday as the Republican team practiced in Alexandria, Virginia.

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  • San Francisco bridge partially closed after motorist shot
San Francisco bridge partially closed after motorist shot

CHP spokesperson Officer Vu Williams tells the Chron that "one person, a motorist, was shot by an officer around 3:45 a.m. and transported to a hospital". Multiple commands were given to stop, but the driver failed to heed, Williams said. Eastbound I-80 was closed at 4th Street and there was no entrance to the eastbound direction from Treasure...

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  • Grenfell Tower fire survivors given just £10 to live on, volunteer says
Grenfell Tower fire survivors given just £10 to live on, volunteer says

He promised an exhaustive investigation into the fire which would include scrutiny of the renovation works on the block which some experts believe may have left the building more vulnerable to the catastrophic blaze. Some 70 residents remain unaccounted for. The official death toll from the blaze now sits at 30, up from 17 overnight, as firefig...

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  • Trump 'considering firing special counsel'
Trump 'considering firing special counsel'

With few exceptions, Trump's allies are urging him not to move to dismiss Mueller, which would be both politically and technically complicated. In the interview , Mr Ruddy said Mr Trump had considered replacing Mr Comey with Mr Mueller, who served as Federal Bureau of Investigation director during the George W.

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  • Warriors fans celebrate NBA title, with expectations of more to come
Warriors fans celebrate NBA title, with expectations of more to come

The Warriors defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers in five games to win the title, capping a brilliant 15-1 post-season run. Iguodala also said the team will follow the lead of Curry, who stated earlier this year that he would not visit the White House if the Warriors were able to advance to and win the NBA Finals.

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  • Mutko: Russia can fight for Confederations Cup trophy
Mutko: Russia can fight for Confederations Cup trophy

ArraySt. Petersburg, June 18 (IANS ) An official opening ceremony for the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup in Russian Federation was held in front of packed spectators stands of the newly-built football stadium in the countrys second largest city of St Petersburg .

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  • Anti-LPG terminal protesters lathi-charged, 20 hospitalised
Anti-LPG terminal protesters lathi-charged, 20 hospitalised

Meanwhile, the Congress has called for a dawn-to-dusk hartal in Puthuvype while the Welfare Party of India declared a hartal in Ernakulam district, both on Monday. The incident began to unfold in the morning with the protesters, majority local residents, staging a march to the site where construction works resumed in the morning.

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  • 2nd LD: Protesters storm local town hall over London fire
2nd LD: Protesters storm local town hall over London fire

Very early in the morning on Wednesday, a fire erupted in high rise apartment building Grenfell Tower in West London . The Sun newspaper said 65 people were now feared dead or missing . "However, there may be other people who were in there on the night that others were not aware were there", he said. Officials have yet to answer seve...

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