• Raleigh mom says her son tried to save Navy shipmates after collision
Raleigh mom says her son tried to save Navy shipmates after collision

Navy's Seventh Fleet commander said on Sunday. Japan's chartering ship company, Nippon Yusen KK , which commissioned the container ship that struck the USS Fitzgerald , said in a declaration on Saturday it would fully cooperate with the United Stated Coast Guard and the investigation of the collision .

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  • Taliban Militants Storm Afghan Police Post
Taliban Militants Storm Afghan Police Post

Following the blast, at least four more attackers stormed the gate, but two were killed by police. Seven US soldiers were injured on Saturday in an insider attack by an Afghan soldier who turned his weapon on his instructors and advisers.

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  • United Kingdom government attempt stalled by Northern Ireland
United Kingdom government attempt stalled by Northern Ireland

But speaking in Dublin after a meeting with the new Taoiseach Leo Varadkar, the DUP leader Arlene Foster said it was down to Sinn Fein whether an agreement is reached. Sinn Fein's Stormont leader Michelle O'Neill said: "I will be making it very clear that any deal between the Tories and the DUP can not be allowed to undermine the Good Friday and su...

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  • Afghan police killed in Taliban attack in Gardez
Afghan police killed in Taliban attack in Gardez

According to SIGAR, between January-November 2016, at least 6,785 Afghan security force members were killed and another 11,777 were injured. Four more attackers stormed the gate after the blast, with at least two quickly killed by police.

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  • Theresa May 'welled up' at meeting with Grenfell fire survivors
Theresa May 'welled up' at meeting with Grenfell fire survivors

Told there was a need for the public to hear her say something had gone badly wrong and the Government accepted responsibility, Mrs May said: "Something awful has happened". Mr Cundy added: "My commitment to families is that as soon as we can, we will locate and recover their loved ones". The Grenfell Action Group, the tenants' organization, ha...

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  • This Might Be Trump's Best Tweet, Yet
This Might Be Trump's Best Tweet, Yet

If Donald Trump fires Rod Rosenstein or prods him into recusing himself from the Russian Federation meddling investigation he oversees, the president risks creating chaos at the Justice Department while failing to stop the inquiry. The president has denied trying to influence the investigation but has acknowledged in an interview that Rus...

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  • Mexico snatch late 2-2 draw against Portugal in Confed Cup
Mexico snatch late 2-2 draw against Portugal in Confed Cup

The second half started in a similarly cautious vein as the first, but came to life in the latter stages, with defender Cedric giving Portugal the lead on 86 minutes after Mexico failed to clear the danger in their box. We know these days that possession of the ball is the most important thing. Mexico captain Andres Guardado towed the sam...

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  • Anti-Islamic law, Muslim demonstrators gather in Connecticut
Anti-Islamic law, Muslim demonstrators gather in Connecticut

Three were arrested on suspicion of vandalism for smashing windows of two cars, Hards said. Those opposing Islam and its Shariah law in Butler County's West Chester Twp. Constitution. Similar events against the legal code of Islam were held in about 28 other cities across the nation. "We want to send a message to Muslims that they are not w...

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  • Terrorist Abu Salem's Alleged Aide Arrested In Delhi
Terrorist Abu Salem's Alleged Aide Arrested In Delhi

The court will begin hearing arguments on the quantum of punishment for each of the six convicts from next week. In his verdict, Judge Sanap termed Dossa a member of the "core group of conspirators", and the one "who initiated the first step towards achieving the main object of conspiracy by sending arms and ammunitions to India".

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  • Pence lawyers up in expanding Russian Federation probe
Pence lawyers up in expanding Russian Federation probe

Pence has chosen Richmond, Virginia-based attorney Richard Cullen , who is a chairman at McGuire Woods and who previously served as a USA attorney. Cullen aided Bush's legal team during the recount of the 2000 election in Florida. Trump had been assured several times privately by Comey starting in January that he was not - at the time - person...

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  • Palestinian attackers killed after stabbing Israeli officers in twin Jerusalem attacks
Palestinian attackers killed after stabbing Israeli officers in twin Jerusalem attacks

The Israeli embassy in London said it filed a complaint with the BBC "for the false reports about the attack in Jerusalem and their refusal to use the word terror when it comes to attacks on Israeli citizens", according to the Ynet news site .

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  • Former German Chancellor Helmut Kohl Dies
Former German Chancellor Helmut Kohl Dies

A politician most of his adult life, Mr. Kohl was chancellor for 16 years starting in 1982, longer than any German leader since Bismarck. "For 70 percent of the time that he was in office he looked like he was semi-asleep", John Kornblum, U.S.

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  • United Kingdom government scrambles to limit fallout from London fire
United Kingdom government scrambles to limit fallout from London fire

The mayor of London Sadiq Khan has said the Grenfell Tower disaster was a outcome of years of neglect by politicians. Residents who met the Prime Minister in Downing Street following the Grenfell Tower fire have criticised estate managers of the building as having been "invisible in the aftermath of the tragedy".

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  • Trump is not under investigation for obstruction, his lawyer says
Trump is not under investigation for obstruction, his lawyer says

Sekulow appeared on several political talk shows on Sunday to argue that contrary to the president's tweet , the Trump team did not know if the president was under investigation by Mueller. The White House used a memo he wrote to justify Trump's decision to fire FBI Director James Comey , but Trump's firing of Comey may now be part of the pro...

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  • Pakistan stun holders India to lift Champions Trophy
Pakistan stun holders India to lift Champions Trophy

The margin of victory - by a massive 180 runs with just under 20 overs to spare - was as emphatic as it was surprising for a team who tested the skin on their teeth and the seats of their trousers to the limits to get over the line. Earlier, playing his first ODI tournament, the 27-year- old left-hander got a "life" when he was batting on four as B...

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  • The US Senate voted to toughen sanctions against Russian Federation
The US Senate voted to toughen sanctions against Russian Federation

The new Russian Federation sanctions also requires the White House to get a congressional review if it attempts to relax, suspend or terminate Russian Federation sanctions. If the president wants to lift the sanctions, then he must go to Congress for permission. The vote also comes one day after a report that Russian Federation orchestrated cybe...

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  • Portugal frustrated by late Mexican equaliser at Confederations Cup
Portugal frustrated by late Mexican equaliser at Confederations Cup

Mexico's Javier Hernandez heads the ball during the Confederations Cup , Group A soccer match between Portugal and Mexico, at the Kazan Arena, Russia, Sunday, June 18, 2017 . In the end the result was fair as Mexico also played well". As it stands, Russian Federation sits at the top of the group, followed by Portugal and Mexico whi...

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  • Protesters storm Kensington Town Hall as anger grows
Protesters storm Kensington Town Hall as anger grows

Today, Prime Minister Theresa May announced a 5 million pound ($6.4 million) fund to help the families impacted by the fire , and The Associated Press reports that it "includes a guarantee to rehouse people as close as possible to where they previously lived".

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  • #8NewsElectionHQ: Gillespie wins GOP nomination, will face Northam
#8NewsElectionHQ: Gillespie wins GOP nomination, will face Northam

Coasting to a surprisingly easy win for the Democratic gubernatorial nomination, Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam heads into the fall election with an unexpected boost: Ed Gillespie's hard - and perhaps disputed - Republican victory, one viewed as fresh evidence of candidate-crippling discord within the GOP over President Donald Trump .

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  • Mueller Has 'Not Yet' Decided to Investigate Trump
Mueller Has 'Not Yet' Decided to Investigate Trump

Mueller's appointment as special counsel into question; arguing that Mr. Mueller's relationship with Mr. Comey compromises the former's ability to conduct a fair and unbiased investigation. Mr Rosenstein played a part in the dismissal of former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey who was sacked by Mr Trump in May. They are bui...

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