• Shooting at UPS facility leaves four dead, including gunman
Shooting at UPS facility leaves four dead, including gunman

Earlier, UPS said in a statement the shooter was an employee. San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee called the shooting a " senseless act of violence " and said that the victims and their families are in his prayers. Another neighbor said it was sad of course for the people who got killed and that it was something they'd never expect. Shortly afterwards...

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  • China, US agree on complete denuclearisation of North Korea
China, US agree on complete denuclearisation of North Korea

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says China has a responsibility to exert much greater economic and diplomatic pressure on North Korea to prevent an escalation of tensions in the region. This is not the first time US leaders or its ally South Korea have been a target of threats and insults from North Korean media outlets. Otto Warmbier's death afte...

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  • Spain fights forest fire in famed nature reserve; 1000 flee
Spain fights forest fire in famed nature reserve; 1000 flee

Reports suggest that the fire is threatening a national park famous for its biodiversity and is advancing westward to Donana National Park, one of Spain's most important nature reserves and a UNESCO World Heritage site. While Mr Molina said the reserve's endangered Iberian imperial eagle should not be in danger, the area immediately threatened is t...

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  • SPLIT? AC Milan keeper Donnarumma considers sacking Raiola
SPLIT? AC Milan keeper Donnarumma considers sacking Raiola

However, as seen below, Donnarumma broke his Twitter silence on Sunday and it wasn't to show his commitment and loyalty to Milan , but to his agent, Mino Raiola. AC Milan CEO Marco Fassone said there is no update on wantaway goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma as the teenage sensation heads for the exit door.

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  • Yellowstone Grizzly Bears to Be Removed from Endangered Species List
Yellowstone Grizzly Bears to Be Removed from Endangered Species List

Grizzlies have been listed as a threatened species since 1975 when just 136 bears roamed in and around Yellowstone . A couple of wildlife advocacy groups have said that they'll - already planning to sue over the decision. "This is good news for the Yellowstone grizzly and good news for the region's ranchers". The Western Environmental...

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  • Palestinians disappointed after 'tense' meeting with Kushner
Palestinians disappointed after 'tense' meeting with Kushner

Al-Hayat wrote that Abbas fired back by accusing Kushner of "taking Israel's side", and was adamant that paying salaries to convicted terrorists was part of his "social responsibility". His real estate developer father is friends with Netanyahu and a donor to Israeli causes. "This is an opportunity to pursue our common goals of security, pr...

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  • EU Council President Congratulates Ireland's New Prime Minister on Appointment
EU Council President Congratulates Ireland's New Prime Minister on Appointment

The government that I lead will not be one of left or right because those old divisions don't comprehend the political challenges of today. Describing how a young Leo was always interested in politics, his uncle, Avinash Varadkar, told ANI that once when he visited Leo's family in Ireland back in 1998, even then as a child, Leo talked about polit...

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  • Davidson demands role in Brexit as May signals softer stance
Davidson demands role in Brexit as May signals softer stance

The appointment of Mr Gove has been somewhat of a surprise due to his "questionable" position with regard to climate change. It comes after May told Tory MPs: "I'm the person who got us into this mess and I'm the one who will get us out of it".

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  • Prez must uphold values of pluralism: Meira Kumar
Prez must uphold values of pluralism: Meira Kumar

New Delhi , Jun 23 The opposition presidential nominee, Meira Kumar , today said the president of India must uphold the values of inclusiveness, social justice and pluralism as the supreme representative of the nation. He said the BSP will endorse the nomination papers of Meira Kumar. It was made plain by parties like BSP that they would not be ab...

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  • Kellyanne Conway on Senate health bill: 'These are not cuts to Medicaid'
Kellyanne Conway on Senate health bill: 'These are not cuts to Medicaid'

Conway said, "We're confident that the Senate bill will get through and we'll have health care reform that takes away these draconian Obamacare taxes". "This slows the rate for the future and it allows governors more flexibility with Medicaid dollars", she continued, before noting that the Medicaid program had to be dialed back so it focu...

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  • You'll Never Guess Who the Republican Health-Care Bill Actually Helps
You'll Never Guess Who the Republican Health-Care Bill Actually Helps

But Republicans say it costs too much and involves the federal government too much in healthcare. In a lengthy Facebook post , Obama said there is a "fundamental meanness at the core" of both the Senate's and House's health care legislation.

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  • RCMP Investigating Death of Edmonton woman near Sylvan Lake
RCMP Investigating Death of Edmonton woman near Sylvan Lake

Sylvan Lake RCMP said a pickup truck headed southbound on Highway 20 struck a vehicle headed westbound on Highway 12 at the intersection at approximately 5:45 p.m. Police has not yet provided the details of woman who died. Sylvan Lake RCMP, Lakeside EMS, Stars Air Ambulance and the Sylvan Lake Fire Department responded to the accident.

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  • GOP senators now oppose health bill; enough to sink it
GOP senators now oppose health bill; enough to sink it

It is simply not the answer. "I believe that the bill that the Senate will vote on, assuming they get to that point, will have some sort of mechanism to cause participation in it", said former GOP Senate staffer Rodney Whitlock. Other advocacy groups, including the American Medical Association, AARP , the American Hospital Association, the Ameri...

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  • Russian, Saudi leaders discuss Qatar row in phone call
Russian, Saudi leaders discuss Qatar row in phone call

Still, Jubeir says Saudi Arabia is willing to provide food and medical supplies through the King Salman Center, a Saudi humanitarian agency. The Turkish President further said that he will discuss the recent developments in the region with French President Emmanuel Macron and the Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani.

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  • GOP Senators Oppose Health Bill - Enough To Sink It
GOP Senators Oppose Health Bill - Enough To Sink It

The bill would abolish the mandate that most Americans must have health insurance . This is the bill with "heart" President Trump told senators he wanted? Cassidy, who proposed health care legislation that was sidelined by Senate GOP leadership, also was non-committal in his statement about the proposal released Thursday, saying i...

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  • FIFA still investigating McLaren report allegations, cannot give details
FIFA still investigating McLaren report allegations, cannot give details

The investigation alleges that the 23 Russian players that went to the 2014 World Cup in Brazil , as well as 11 current Russian professional footballers, are on a list of more than 1000 " people of interest " drawn up by World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) investigators.

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  • Overturned tanker in Pakistan kills 148
Overturned tanker in Pakistan kills 148

The dead included men, women and children. Victims trapped in the fireball. The tanker was travelling from the southern port city of Karachi to Lahore when the driver lost control and crashed near the city of Bahawalpur around 6.30am.

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  • Here's How Muslims Worldwide Are Celebrating Ramadan's End
Here's How Muslims Worldwide Are Celebrating Ramadan's End

Sunday June 25 corresponding to 29th Ramadan . The end is called Eid al-Fitr, said Julia Shearson, executive director of the Council on American-Islamic Relations Cleveland and Northern Ohio Chapter. And in the rest of Europe, most Muslims wait for announcements by leaders of their own communities - though this may depend on observing the Moo...

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  • Over 700 London flats evacuated on fire issues
Over 700 London flats evacuated on fire issues

Camden council is the first to evacuate its tower blocks after the Grenfell fire, which is believed to have killed at least 79 people . Camden Council leader Georgia Gould said the council chose to evacuate the blocks in north London's Chalcots Estate late on Friday after fire inspectors uncovered problems with "gas insulation and door stop...

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  • Wounded US Rep. Steve Scalise out of intensive care
Wounded US Rep. Steve Scalise out of intensive care

Scalise's condition was upgraded from "serious" to " fair " Wednesday. House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) has been moved out of the intensive care unit (ICU), ABC News and NBC News reported Friday. Capitol Police Officer David Bailey, who was not shot, also received an unspecified injury in the attack, and threw out the first pitch...

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