• Judge orders Ivanka Trump to testify in shoe dispute
Judge orders Ivanka Trump to testify in shoe dispute

Aquazzura is seeking unspecified damages. . U.S. District Judge Katherine Forrest ruled Friday against lawyers for the first daughter who had sought to shield her from being deposed in the case, the Associated Press reported . Not unlike her father, Ivanka's public statements undermined her lawyer's defense. "That is the stuff of which factual...

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  • Nancy Pelosi Aides Seek to Drum Up Backing with Supportive Tweets: #StandWithNancy
Nancy Pelosi Aides Seek to Drum Up Backing with Supportive Tweets: #StandWithNancy

Rep. Tim Ryan (R-OH), who challenged Pelosi for the leadership past year, said on CNN: "The brand is just bad". "They usually go after the most effective leaders, because they want to diminish the opportunity that we have". Meanwhile, in one of his first campaign moves, Joe Cunningham, a Democrat challenging Mark Sanford for a House seat in S...

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  • Senate AHCA Bill Draws Sharp Criticism from Medical Groups
Senate AHCA Bill Draws Sharp Criticism from Medical Groups

American Nurses Association President Pamela Cipriano holds up a list of essential health benefits as she discusses the effects of the proposed Republican healthcare legislation on families at a news conference. It would offer less generous subsidies for people than Obama's law but provide billions to states and insurance companies to buttress mark...

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  • Theresa May admits Grenfell Tower response was 'failure'
Theresa May admits Grenfell Tower response was 'failure'

May said help for survivors was insufficient: "People were left without belongings, without roofs over their heads, without even basic information about what had happened, what they should do, and where they could seek help". British officials said that the government has acquired newly built apartments that can be used to house some of the residen...

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  • Police Issue Urgent Plea For 2-Year-Old Girl Missing In Melbourne
Police Issue Urgent Plea For 2-Year-Old Girl Missing In Melbourne

Milena was the first child subject to the AMBER alert system which was introduced this week to ensure the safe and immediate return of children. Her mother Nadia Malkic and step-father Joshua Coates turned up at Dandenong police station with the two-year-old on Saturday.

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  • Camden homes evacuated after Grenfell fire
Camden homes evacuated after Grenfell fire

Teacher Kim Price, who lives in Blashford Tower with her 14-year-old son, said: "I really don't know what to do, I'm so scared right now". The Chalcots estate has five tower blocks - four 22 storey blocks and one 18 storey block. "It's unbelievable. I understand that it's for our safety but they can't just ask us to evacuate with such short...

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  • Heavy rain today with a Flash Flood Watch in effect
Heavy rain today with a Flash Flood Watch in effect

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead to flash flooding. Heavy rainfall, strong to severe storms, high winds, flash flooding, and possibly weak tornadoes will remain a threat throughout Tennessee into Saturday.

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  • It's humiliating! Rajasthan govt paints
It's humiliating! Rajasthan govt paints "I am poor" outside houses

Mr. Kavia said a similar exercise had been undertaken in several other districts, such as Pali and Baran, and there was no intention on part of the government officials to "name and shame" anyone. Food security guarantee is the right of people. The move has been deemed insensitive by many. "It proves that the BJP governments at the Centre and in ...

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  • Fire safety fear forces evacuation of London tower blocks
Fire safety fear forces evacuation of London tower blocks

A Sky News reporter asked resident Karim how he found out that he had to move out and he replied "on the news, I was watching the TV and we were just sitting there watching and suddenly we were just told to come here and leave". Yesterday they were telling us our building was safe. Communities Secretary Sajid Javid has said there will have to b...

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  • Georgia didn't sour on the GOP
Georgia didn't sour on the GOP

The group will officially decide how to handle the president's request at its weekly meeting Wednesday, although people close to the caucus say a summit with the president is definitely "off the table". Back in 2001 Hoyer and Pelosi faced each other for the top leadership position inside the Democratic caucus, but have largely worked collaborativel...

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  • Explosion at Brussels train station considered terrorist attack: Belgian federal prosecutor
Explosion at Brussels train station considered terrorist attack: Belgian federal prosecutor

Prosecutor's spokeswoman Ine Van Wymersch confirmed the man's death and said no other explosives were found on his body. On Tuesday night, Belgian soldiers shot and killed the suspect after he set off a small explosion at the central train station in the capital.

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  • North Korea: Obama Policy to Blame for 'Mystery' Death of Otto Warmbier
North Korea: Obama Policy to Blame for 'Mystery' Death of Otto Warmbier

North Korea reportedly told a USA official that Warmbier contracted botulism and slipped intothe coma after taking a sleeping pill - they claimed to have released the student on "humanitarian grounds". While Pyongyang accepted US demands for Warmbier's return on humanitarian grounds, Washington "totally distorted this truth and dared to clamor ab...

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  • BJD, BJP stages demonstration over farmers issue
BJD, BJP stages demonstration over farmers issue

Odisha, it said, is frequently exposed to natural calamities like flood and cyclone and the maximum impact of the calamities is borne by paddy farmers. Hitting out at BJD's allegation of low hike of MSP, Mohapatra said if the MSP is low, the state government should follow other states in providing bonus to the farmers over and above the MSP.

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  • Kellyanne Conway and CNN's Alisyn Camerota spar over Russian election interference question
Kellyanne Conway and CNN's Alisyn Camerota spar over Russian election interference question

Camerota ended up repeating the question at least six times more when the White House adviser kept diverting from any explanation for how Trump will prevent further election-meddling. "Alisyn, I realize that we just like to say the word, " Russia , Russia" to mislead the voters and I know that CNN is aiding and abetting this nonsense as well ", sh...

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  • White House reporters object to off-camera briefings
White House reporters object to off-camera briefings

They returned to face the White House Press Corps on Friday, albeit during a much-maligned audio-only gaggle, to which CNN sent a sketch artist to compose visuals for its viewers en lieu of permissible cameras. But the Trump White House has been cutting back on the frequency and the length of on-camera briefings. White House Press Secretary Se...

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  • Trump says Scalise remains 'in some trouble' after shooting
Trump says Scalise remains 'in some trouble' after shooting

Hodgkinson of Belleville, Illinois, was shot and killed by responding officers. Rep. Steve Scalise remains in critical condition at a Washington, DC-area hospital following a shooting on Wednesday. The Congressional Baseball Game for Charity confirmed the milestone on Facebook . He will require additional surgeries. The congressman's risk of ...

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  • BJP emerges victorious in tribal-dominated Sixth Schedule area of Karbi Anglong
BJP emerges victorious in tribal-dominated Sixth Schedule area of Karbi Anglong

Asom Gana Parishad (AGP), which is a part of the BJP-led coalition in Assam, made a decision to contest on its own. The right-wing BJP has done what an extremist Left-wing party did nearly three decades ago - wipe the Congress out of a troubled tribal council in Assam.

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  • EU Leaders criticize United Kingdom offer
EU Leaders criticize United Kingdom offer

May said the UK wanted to protect the rights of EU citizens in the UK and the rights of UK expats in other European countries. "Those already in the United Kingdom with less than 5 years" residence and who arrive lawfully before the cut-off point will be able to continue to reside in the United Kingdom to acquire their settled status.

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  • Dershowitz: Trump Right to Challenge Mueller-Comey Friendship
Dershowitz: Trump Right to Challenge Mueller-Comey Friendship

Mueller, like Comey, also helmed the Federal Bureau of Investigation. The tapes saga began in May, just days after Trump fired Comey, who then was leading an investigation into Trump associates' ties to Russian officials. Trump tweeted. Leaders of the House and Senate Russia investigations had asked Trump to produce the tapes, if they existed...

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  • Bill Cosby's sexual assault jury deadlocked
Bill Cosby's sexual assault jury deadlocked

Montgomery County District Attorney Kevin Steele, right, Montgomery County Assistant District Attorney Kristen, center, and Bill Cosby's defense attorney Angela Agrusa enter the courtroom during jury deliberat. Dozens of women have come forward to say Cosby had drugged and assaulted them, but this was the only case to result in criminal charges. ...

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