• 'Not much needs to change for Pak final'
'Not much needs to change for Pak final'

Matches have previously been opportunities for diplomacy and to defuse tensions with rare high-level meetings or to swap friendly remarks. Pakistan won by 1 wicket. "We know India is a better team on paper than us, but our heart is not willing to accept that", said Mohammad Shabbir, a 16-year-old student. Virat Kohli and his boys are aware of t...

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  • Fowler, three others share lead after two rounds at US Open
Fowler, three others share lead after two rounds at US Open

The Englishman had to battle for his one-under round of 71 as he endured a nightmare eight on the par five 14th, shooting over the back of the green and seeing one of his five strokes from there roll back to his feet. European Tour player Ormsby joined compatriot Nick Flanagan at three-over and tied for 102nd place. "I played great", said the 44-...

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  • Trump asks Americans to pray for Rep. Steve Scalise
Trump asks Americans to pray for Rep. Steve Scalise

He will likely need more. Mika, a former aide to Michigan Republican Rep. Tim Walberg, is director of government relations for Tyson Foods Washington , D.C., office and has worked for the company for more than six years. Earlier Thursday, Republican lawmakers met behind closed doors to share reflections and pray. They signed oversized cards for ...

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  • House Majority Whip Steve Scalise remains in critical, but doctors are optimistic
House Majority Whip Steve Scalise remains in critical, but doctors are optimistic

Steve Scalise , R-La., who remains in critical condition. The bullet entered Scalise's left hip and tore through his pelvis, breaking bones, injuring organs and causing severe bleeding. "As far as winning and losing, I think that's far from anybody's mind right now", Flake said. Though officials said his health has improved, Scalise will still ...

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  • Georgia prison escapees may have been spotted in Mississippi
Georgia prison escapees may have been spotted in Mississippi

Two correctional officers were overpowered, shot and killed Tuesday morning by a pair of inmates who escaped in Putnam County, Georgia, according to sheriff's deputies. They most recently were housed at Baldwin State Prison near Milledgeville. It houses adult male felons and has a capacity of 925 inmates. Georgia Bureau of Investigation spokes...

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  • President Trump denounces reports of widening Russia probe
President Trump denounces reports of widening Russia probe

The obstruction of justice investigation into Mr Trump began days after Mr Comey was sacked, according to people familiar with the matter, the Washington Post said . Trump previously suggested that the Flynn investigation be dropped, Comey alleged. Brand was confirmed as the No. 3 Justice Department official on a 52-46 vote in the Senate on ...

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  • Trump Administration Rips Leaks Surrounding Mueller Probe
Trump Administration Rips Leaks Surrounding Mueller Probe

On Friday morning, Trump appeared to confirm that he was being investigated for obstruction of justice in his firing of Comey, and seemed to take aim at Rosenstein . And The New York Times reported, based on anonymous sources, that Mueller asked for testimony from three top intelligence officials, who Trump reportedly asked to intervene wi...

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  • GOP shooting: Scalise improving from brink of death
GOP shooting: Scalise improving from brink of death

The Republican politician's condition remains critical though hospital staff said the 51-year-old is improving after a second round of surgery. The morning of Wednesday, on what should have been a routine practise session for an annual baseball game for charity between Democrat and # Republican Party members on Capitol Hill turned into...

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  • Putin Suggests Russian League Has Too Many Foreign Players
Putin Suggests Russian League Has Too Many Foreign Players

The offer was made with Putin's trademark straight face but many have noted that it was either a joke or at the very least done sarcastically . During the interview, the Russian President Putin refuted Stone's terms saying that Snowden was only "a pawn in the game".

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  • Robert Mueller's Future in Jeopardy?
Robert Mueller's Future in Jeopardy?

The New York Times reported Tuesday that Trump was angered about news stories in conservative sites about Mueller's connections with Comey and had to be convinced by aides to not fire the special counsel. "I don't think that's a question for me to answer", Rosenstein responded. And leading Republican legislators on Tuesday waved off the idea ...

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  • Majority thinks Trump tried to meddle in Russian Federation probe
Majority thinks Trump tried to meddle in Russian Federation probe

Donald Trump is reportedly being investigated for obstruction of justice by the special counsel looking into Russia's interference in the 2016 election. "In the three-plus years that I have been director of the National Security Agency, I have never been directed to do anything I believe to be illegal, immoral, unethical, or inappropriate, and to ...

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  • Trump confirms he's under investigation
Trump confirms he's under investigation

But according to Jack Goldsmith and Benjamin Wittes at Lawfare , Mueller has the real power in the investigation . News has reported that federal investigators are examining whether the president attempted to obstruct justice. Democratic Rep. Denny HeckDenny HeckExclusive: Guccifer 2.0 hacked memos expand on Pennsylvania House races Heck...

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  • Girl Who Helped Her Boyfriend Kill Himself Through Texts Convicted of Manslaughter
Girl Who Helped Her Boyfriend Kill Himself Through Texts Convicted of Manslaughter

Roy with her words", the ACLU's statement read. Then, he pronounced her guilty of involuntary manslaughter . The verdict was a shock to some who assumed the judge's decision would fall in line with MA law, which does not have a specific statute for assisted suicide as it pertains to manslaughter.

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  • Trump says Scalise 'in some trouble'
Trump says Scalise 'in some trouble'

The gunman died from injuries sustained in a shootout with police. Colleagues, who visited Mr Scalise at a Washington hospital, sounded generally upbeat but spoke more in terms of hopes than the confident predictions of the immediate aftermath a day earlier.

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  • Pentagon Plans to Send Thousands of US Troops to Afghanistan
Pentagon Plans to Send Thousands of US Troops to Afghanistan

A day earlier, Mattis told the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Defence that the U.S. is considering issues from India , pakistan and other nations in the region as part of its Afghan review. Three U.S. soldiers were killed and another was wounded in eastern Afghanistan this weekend in an attack claimed by the Taliban . "And we wil c...

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  • Michigan Health Chief Charged With Involuntary Manslaughter Over Flint Water Crisis
Michigan Health Chief Charged With Involuntary Manslaughter Over Flint Water Crisis

Involuntary manslaughter is a felony that carries a sentence of up to 15 years in prison. Eden Wells , MD, chief medical executive with the state health department, is charged with obstruction of justice. He's accused of failing to alert the public about a Legionnaires' outbreak in the Flint area in 2014-15. The more corrosive river water...

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  • Steve Scalise Still in Critical Condition But Improving, Doctors Say
Steve Scalise Still in Critical Condition But Improving, Doctors Say

Richmond played baseball in college and kicked off his congressional career with a one-hitter in 2011 and has been the game's dominant player pretty much since then. "Our thoughts and prayers are with him". Instead, aides drafted the short, somber remarks Trump delivered from the Diplomatic Room. Members of the U.S.

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  • Wallace: Trump's Tweets Are Keeping Mueller's Russia Probe in Headlines
Wallace: Trump's Tweets Are Keeping Mueller's Russia Probe in Headlines

Mueller also has expansive powers to investigate any matters that develop from his initial investigation. The NSA said in a statement: "NSA will fully cooperate with the special counsel . Trump disputed, though, Comey's assertion he had asked for a pledge of loyalty. Joe Lieberman, former Oklahoma Governor Frank Keating, former FBI official Rich...

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  • Scalise Is Still In Critical Condition, But Doctors Are Optimistic
Scalise Is Still In Critical Condition, But Doctors Are Optimistic

Scalise was injured along with four others in the shooting at a Republican congressional baseball practice in Alexandria, Va. Sava said that when Scalise arrived at MedStar, he was in "shock" and had an "imminent risk of death". But he recorded a message that played at the top of the game, paying tribute to Rep. Steve Scalise, who remains in critic...

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  • Tillerson says Russian Federation relations deteriorating
Tillerson says Russian Federation relations deteriorating

His secretary of state, Rex Tillerson , would like flexibility in dealing with Russian Federation, but this bill would make sanctions harder to lift without congressional approval. "Those people, (prisoners) have sacrificed their lives for their people and the minimum we can do to them is taking care of their families", Karake said.

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