• Democratic Rep.: We Can't 'Push Aside a Great Leader Like Nancy Pelosi'
Democratic Rep.: We Can't 'Push Aside a Great Leader Like Nancy Pelosi'

Ouch. Other Democratic leaders are signaling signs of mutiny against House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi . Republican Karen Handel declared victory in Georgia's 6th Congressional District with a promise that she'll work to gain the confidence of voters who backed her Democratic opponent.

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  • Terrorist 'sanctuaries' in Afghanistan responsible for recent attacks in Pak: ISPR
Terrorist 'sanctuaries' in Afghanistan responsible for recent attacks in Pak: ISPR

He also promised stringent actions against illegal border crossers. "Security tightened across the country". According to ISPR, the Army said that enemy was trying to mar festive mood of nation through cowardly acts of terrorism. Relations between the two countries have been strained since Afghan President Ashraf Ghani accused Pakistan of wagin...

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  • Scalise Recovering, in 'Fair Condition' After Alexandria Shooting
Scalise Recovering, in 'Fair Condition' After Alexandria Shooting

This person was not authorized to speak publicly about the case and spoke on condition of anonymity. The rifle-wielding attacker - James T. Hodgkinson , 66, of Belleville, Ill. Others injured in the shooting include two Capitol Police officers, Special Agents David Bailey and Crystal Griner; Matt Mika, a lobbyist for Tyson Foods; and Zach Bart...

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  • Iran: Missile strike in Syria 'just a small slap'
Iran: Missile strike in Syria 'just a small slap'

Iran described today the missile attack against the Islamic State (IS) terrorist group in the Syrian province of Deir Ez-Zour as crushing and successful, destroying command centers and weapons depots. " The Saudis and Americans are especially receivers of this message ". Israel's military Chief of Staff is disputing Iranian claims of suc...

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  • White House Responds to Comey Tape Inquiry with Trump Tweet
White House Responds to Comey Tape Inquiry with Trump Tweet

Three days later, Trump tweeted that Comey "better hope that there are no "tapes" of our conversations before he starts leaking to the press!" Mr Mueller and Mr Comey, both former Federal Bureau of Investigation directors, worked together under George W Bush when Mr Mueller headed the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Mr Comey was deputy at...

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  • Turkish president condemns United States decision to charge bodyguards after embassy brawl
Turkish president condemns United States decision to charge bodyguards after embassy brawl

A day later, District Police Chief Peter Newsham announced arrest warrants for 12 Turks, including three police officers, plus two Canadians. "We will fight politically and judicially" against the warrants, Erdogan said in a speech in Ankara, accusing Washington DC police of allowing "terrorists" to demonstrate against him when he visited the...

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  • Sports Di Maria Bags One Year Imprisonment Over Tax Evasion
Sports Di Maria Bags One Year Imprisonment Over Tax Evasion

Ronaldo , who is in Russian Federation at the Confederations Cup playing for Portugal, has played in Spain for Real Madrid since 2009. Ronaldo signed a new five-year contract at Real nine months ago with a one billion euros buy-out clause so there are sure to be difficulties unless Real president Florentino Pérez can be persuaded to reign i...

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  • EC disqualifies MP minister Narottam Mishra for 3 years
EC disqualifies MP minister Narottam Mishra for 3 years

Congress leader Rajentra Bharti alleged that Narottam Mishra did so to enhance his prestige among the voters. Mishra then moved the Madhya Pradesh High Court and Supreme Court against the EC notice, but was not given any relief. Mishra had been disqualified from contesting for three years from today. It took the national poll panel another almo...

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  • CM, Oppn, separatists strongly condemn murder of police officer in J&K
CM, Oppn, separatists strongly condemn murder of police officer in J&K

Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Friday had strong words for Kashmiris: "This is not how you respond to restraint on the part of the police ". "If God forbid police force will lose their patience, I do not know what will happen, " she said, adding J&K police was one of the finest forces in the country who exercise maximum restraint while deali...

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  • Mourners gather for U.S. student jailed by N Korea
Mourners gather for U.S. student jailed by N Korea

Hundreds of mourners turned out Thursday to pay final respects to Otto Warmbier, the United States student imprisoned for more than a year by North Korea and sent back home in a coma that proved fatal. On Tuesday, Mr Moon embraced a similar idea, telling CBS News host Norah O'Donnell in an interview that a freeze could be a way-station to a second ...

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  • Mattis: US conflict with China is 'not inevitable'
Mattis: US conflict with China is 'not inevitable'

Doctors at the hospital said Warmbier had suffered a severe neurological injury from an unknown cause. The North Koreans had told U.S. officials that Warmbier slipped in a coma after contracting botulism and taking a sleeping pill. He was released a week later. The newspaper suggested that Trump's behavior is common for United States presid...

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  • Maharashtra govt announced loan waiver of Rs 34000 crore
Maharashtra govt announced loan waiver of Rs 34000 crore

Aware that farmers were demanding for a complete loan waiver of their entire loan, the Chief Minister said, " We can't take more than this burden. "We will cut our expenses to deal with the burden". Those who are Income Tax payees are not eligible for the scheme. Patil added that the meeting between Fadnavis and Pawar was positive in nature and t...

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  • 5 blocks of London apartments to be evacuated over potentially flammable cladding
5 blocks of London apartments to be evacuated over potentially flammable cladding

But it was not fitted to the standard it had commissioned. Chair of Cheshire Fire Authority Cllr Bob Rudd said: "The Grenfell Tower blaze was a tragic and unprecedented fire which will have caused serious concern to anyone living in high rise buildings".

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  • Nancy Pelosi: 'I'm worth the trouble'
Nancy Pelosi: 'I'm worth the trouble'

Tony Cárdenas, a California Democrat , argued in a closed-door session among House Democrats that the party should address the impact Pelosi is having on its candidates, the New York Times reported . The apparent effectiveness of such attacks alarmed some fellow Democrats, and they show no signs of letting up. Republicans hammered Democrat ...

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  • 2 holdouts prevented Bill Cosby conviction, says juror
2 holdouts prevented Bill Cosby conviction, says juror

Dan Abrams, ABC News' chief legal affairs anchor, found it "astonishing" that the juror said so numerous jurors changed their vote from innocent to guilty, and said he's never heard of a similar situation in such a high-profile case. In 2015, Cosby was charged with three counts of felony aggravated indecent assault over Constand's claim that Co...

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  • One week. 52 senators. Can Mitch McConnell get it done?
One week. 52 senators. Can Mitch McConnell get it done?

That means the Senate first must muster at least 50 votes in its 52-member Senate majority to pass its bill , and then negotiations must start with the House. Farley David says she appreciates politicians' desire to be fiscally responsible, but she argues that cuts to Medicaid ultimately cost taxpayers more - because people with mental illness ...

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  • Death toll in Pakistan attacks climbs to 56
Death toll in Pakistan attacks climbs to 56

Bombs have killed almost 30 people in Pakistan , with a suicide vehicle bomber killing at least 13 in the southwestern city of Quetta, and two blasts later killing at least 15 in the northwest town of Parachinar, officials say. Police spokesman Shahzada Farhat said explosion near the police chief's office in Quetta, the capital of Baluchistan pr...

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  • Iranian protesters say destroying Israel is Muslim world's top priority
Iranian protesters say destroying Israel is Muslim world's top priority

Demonstrators chanted "Death to Israel , Death to America , ' carried banners reading 'Israel should be wiped off the map " while people were shown burning the Israeli flag. Reformist sites posted videos showing hardliners shouting "down with liar" and "down with the American cleric". Iran has marked the day since the start of its 1979 Islamic...

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  • Rebels still holding hostages in school — Philippine military
Rebels still holding hostages in school — Philippine military

Padilla, however, said later only about 50 militants were involved. "We may be facing many fronts. but we've properly assigned our forces". Abu Misry Mama, a spokesman for the BIFF, told Reuters that the militants had taken civilians to a safe place, away from any crossfire, and did not intend to hold them hostage.

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  • Iraqi forces open exit routes for civilians in Mosul Old City
Iraqi forces open exit routes for civilians in Mosul Old City

Helicopter gunships were assisting the ground thrust, firing at insurgent emplacements in the Old City, a Reuters correspondent reported from a location near the front lines. The Iraqi prime minister said the destruction of the religious site, where IS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi had proclaimed the establishment of a caliphate across Iraq and Syr...

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