• U.S. shoots down Iranian drone in Syria, CNN says
U.S. shoots down Iranian drone in Syria, CNN says

As the aircraft were flying side by side, the Russian pilot began to undertake "provocative" maneuvers by flying 'erratically, ' according to a USA official. PM Theresa May added: "There are deconfliction arrangements in place, and they shall continue". It added the warning has been communicated through the de-confliction channels with Russian Fe...

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  • Trump to make announcement on any Comey tapes this week: White House
Trump to make announcement on any Comey tapes this week: White House

Comey did tell Trump he was not personally under investigation, but that was before the director was sacked. "Witch Hunt." It was the first time Trump had publicly acknowledged that he's under investigation. However, contrary to the commander-in-chief's believe, his top legal team member, Jay Sekulow , insisted that the president was not under inv...

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  • Coroner investigating Otto Warmbier's sudden death after North Korean detainmemt
Coroner investigating Otto Warmbier's sudden death after North Korean detainmemt

The 22-year-old OH native died after falling into a coma last year while in a North Korean prison. He praised Secretary of State Rex Tillerson efforts, which hastened Warmbier's rescue mission, to bring back the 22-year-old student on USA soil.

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  • Rebels attack Philippine village, possibly to divert troops
Rebels attack Philippine village, possibly to divert troops

Villagers have fled to safety. Chief Inspector Reylan Mamon, Pigcawayan police chief, said they are still coordinating with officials of Barangay Malagakit to determine how many people are trapped in the village and in the school. The town in the province of North Cotabato is located southeast of Marawi, where the government troops and the IS-ins...

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  • London mosque terror attack suspect named
London mosque terror attack suspect named

The man, who is in custody at a south London police station, was arrested earlier on suspicion of attempted murder. "No matter what the motivation for this attack proves to be, we are keeping an open mind". They said it was unclear what he did for work. Osborne's Muslim neighbour in Cardiff, Khadijh Sherazi, said she had never had any probl...

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  • Donald Trump condemns 'brutal' North Korean regime following Otto Warmbier's death
Donald Trump condemns 'brutal' North Korean regime following Otto Warmbier's death

Barring Americans from stepping foot in North Korea would mark the latest US step to isolate the furtive, nuclear-armed nation, and protect USA citizens who may be allured by the prospect of traveling there. Under their proposal, the Treasury Department would be ordered to prohibit all financial transactions related to travel to North Korea by Am...

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  • Coroner examining death of U.S. student released by North Korea
Coroner examining death of U.S. student released by North Korea

He said in an interview on " CBS This Morning" broadcast Tuesday that while it's not known for sure what happened, there can be speculation that North Korea made "unjust and cruel treatments" to Otto Warmbier. "I believe we must now have the perception that North Korea is an irrational regime". The end is a tragic one, and yet sobering when yo...

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  • US Mystified Over Gulf States Position Towards Qatar
US Mystified Over Gulf States Position Towards Qatar

The state TV broadcast did not specify how many Turkish troops had arrived and Turkish officials did not immediately respond to requests for comment. It all started on May 23 when an alleged fake news report run by a Qatari news agency stated Qatar's support for Iran and a U.S designated terror group from Palestine, Hamas .

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  • Encounter in Kashmir, two militants holed up
Encounter in Kashmir, two militants holed up

The internet service around the vicinity has been temporarily suspended, sources said. The operation was resumed this morning and the gunfight started after the trapped militants opened fire on the forces, he said. The terrorists lobbed grenade at a camp of the CRPF's 180 Battalion. Following intelligence inputs about the presence of militants ...

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  • Tropical storm Bret could weaken to depression by Wednesday: NHC
Tropical storm Bret could weaken to depression by Wednesday: NHC

A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect from Intracoastal City, LA, to the mouth of the Pearl River, the NHC says . Potential Tropical Cyclone 3 does not have a name as of 10:30 a.m. The storm is located about 135 miles southeast of Trinidad in the Atlantic Ocean. On the forecast track, the tropical storm is expected to move near or over Trinida...

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  • Paris Notre Dame attacker shouted 'this is for Syria' before being shot
Paris Notre Dame attacker shouted 'this is for Syria' before being shot

He also confirmed that the condition of the police officer was not serious. Another officer shot the assailant in the chest, police union spokesman Yves Lefebvre told BFMTV. Kyle Riches, a tourist from San Francisco, was with his wife walking through the plaza outside Notre-Dame when they heard gunshots and dropped to the ground.

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  • Georgia voters streaming to polls in expensive Congress race
Georgia voters streaming to polls in expensive Congress race

Handel, 55, won in a suburban Atlanta district held by the GOP since 1979 despite raising far less money than Democrat Jon Ossoff , 30, in the most expensive House race in USA history. In the end, Handel, the former Georgia secretary of state, was able to hold the seat for the GOP majority in Congress. However, Ossoff struggled to match that tot...

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  • Franken: Trump might be 'gullible' on China
Franken: Trump might be 'gullible' on China

The president says if Otto Warmbier had been returned home to the USA earlier, "I think the result would have been a lot different". 2am BST: The US ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley, has said Otto Warmbier's death shows the inhumanity of the North Korean dictatorship.

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  • US State Department presses North Korea to release detained Americans
US State Department presses North Korea to release detained Americans

Sullivan says her thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends of 22-year-old Otto Warmbier (WORM'-bir) "during what has been an incredibly hard time". He is one of at least 16 USA citizens who have been detained by North Korea in the last decade, including individual travelers and those who, like Warmbier, arrived on organized tours,...

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  • United Kingdom promise to 'safeguard European Union workers' as Brexit negotiations begin
United Kingdom promise to 'safeguard European Union workers' as Brexit negotiations begin

He did not mention a third European Union priority - that Britain settle a bill of tens of billions of euros before it leaves in 21 months. Mr Lighthizer said: "As the United States' fifth largest export market, the United Kingdom is an invaluable trading partner".

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  • US student dies after release from NKorea
US student dies after release from NKorea

When Warmbier was returned to his family, he was comatose. Justin Weber told The Associated Press on Tuesday morning that a press conference is expected later to provide details. His statement also said that the US "cannot and should not tolerate the murder of its citizens by hostile powers". Mr Warmbier's sad fate will be taken as yet another ...

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  • US shoots down 'pro-Syrian' drone made by Iran
US shoots down 'pro-Syrian' drone made by Iran

The incident comes amid rising tensions between the USA and Russian Federation after the US downed a Syrian jet on Sunday. The incident happened near the combat outpost in At-Tanf, where US and coalition advisers are supporting forces that are battling the Islamic State .

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  • Clamping down, White House puts the 'brief' in its briefing
Clamping down, White House puts the 'brief' in its briefing

Most people responded by looking at me like I'm insane, because they were reading the headlines. On Wednesday he's headed to Cedar Rapids, Iowa, for his fifth political rally since taking office. Even then, Spicer's answers to basic questions in many cases offered little or no new information. All that being said, the staff changes within the...

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  • US coroner investigating death of student freed from North Korea
US coroner investigating death of student freed from North Korea

President Donald Trump slammed the "brutal regime" in Pyongyang following the death of Otto Warmbier , the USA student released in a coma last week after almost 18 months in detention in North Korea. White House press secretary Sean Spicer on Tuesday offered few details about how the United States plans to respond to the death of Warmbier, p...

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  • Sarfaraz hopeful Champions Trophy victory will rejuvenate worldwide cricket in Pakistan
Sarfaraz hopeful Champions Trophy victory will rejuvenate worldwide cricket in Pakistan

Fakhar Zaman's maiden one-day worldwide hundred laid the foundations for Pakistan's formidable total of 338-4. But when bowler of the tournament Hasan Ali picked up the final wicket of Jasprit Bumrah to put the Indian tail out of its misery for just 158 runs - 180 shy of Pakistan's mammoth 338, celebratory gunfire erupted in neighbourhoods up...

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